Curriculum Guides 2005-2006
(Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Summer 2006)

These curriculum guides are based on the Ohlone College 2005-2006 degree requirements. Students who will be graduating using a different catalog for their degree requirements should see a counselor and/or refer to the appropriate Ohlone College Catalog (view Ohlone's Catalog Rights Policy). All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review degree requirements and/or have questions answered.

Network Technician
(A+, Server+, CCNA)
Network Technology and Systems Administration
AS Degree
Certificate of Achievement Program

Network Technicians assist in the installation, configuration, testing, maintenance, and troubleshooting of LANs and/or WANs. They are responsible for routine tasks such as adding new accounts, assigning passwords, and keeping a variety of logs (such as the number of failed login attempts or the number and size of print jobs sent to each printer on the network). They speak with LAN Managers or Network Analysts about specific problems on the network and are involved in updating and/or fixing existing systems.

Requirements for AS Degree:

  1. Complete Major Field and Supporting Courses with a 2.0 grade point average.
  2. Complete Plan A, B, or C General Education requirements. These are specified in the Ohlone College Catalog.
  3. Complete at least 60 degree-applicable units with a 2.0 grade point average.
  4. Complete at least 12 units at Ohlone College.

Requirements for Certificate of Achievement:

  1. Complete Major Field courses as indicated below.
  2. Complete at least six units at Ohlone College.
  3. Maintain a 2.0 grade point average in Major Field courses.

Major Field

Major Field Courses
Number Title Units
CS-152 Data Communications 2
CS-157 TCP/IP and Internetworking 3
CS-180 Network Operating Systems 4
CS-181 PC Hardware and Software 4
CS-186A LAN Network Design 2
CS-186B Router Configuration and Routing 2
CS-186C Routing and Switching 2
CS-186D WAN Design and Support 2
ENGL-156 Introduction to Report and Technical Writing OR 3
SPCH-115 Career Communication (3)

Supporting Courses (minimum six units required)

Choose 1-4 units from the following:

Supporting Courses
Number Title Units
CS-195A1-4 Internship 1-4

Choose 2-5 units from the following:

Additional Supporting Courses
Number Title Units
CS-101 Introduction to Computers and Information Technology  
CS-102 Introduction to Computer Programming Using C++  
CS-104A Visual Basic.NET Programming  
CS-146 Introduction to UNIX/Linux  
CS-147 UNIX Shell Programming  
CS-148A System Administration I  
CS-148B System Administration II  
CS-149 PERL Programming  
CS-170 Java Programming  
CS-175 JavaScript for Web Development  
CS-176 CGI Programming with PERL for Web Development  
CS-180A Microsoft Client Operating Systems  
CS-180B Microsoft Server Operating Systems  
CS-182A Windows Network Infrastructure Administration  
CS-182B Microsoft Directory Services  
CS-183A Designing Microsoft Windows Networking Infrastructure  
CS-183B Designing Microsoft Windows Directory Services Infrastructure  
CS-183C Designing a Secure Microsoft Windows Network  
CS-184 Microsoft Internet Security Server (IIS)  
CS-184A Network Application Administration I – Email  
CS-184B Network Application Administration II – Database  
CS-185A Linux Installation and Configuration  
CS-185B Linux System Administration  
CS-185C Linux Networking  
CS-185D Linux Security  
CS-185E Linux Apache Web Server Administration  
CS-185F Advanced Linux System Administration  
CS-186E Wireless Networks  
CS-187A Network Security  
CS-188A Advanced Routing  
CS-188B Remote Access Networks  
CS-188C Advanced Switching  
CS-188D Internetworking Troubleshooting  

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