Tompkins Cortland Community College

CIS 108 - Intro to Computer Information Systems

This is an introduction to computer technology and computer programming designed for Computer Information Systems students. Students are introduced to important hardware/software terminology used in the industry, and to problem solving and programming using a current programming language, such as Visual Basic, or Java. Topics include structured program design, algorithm development, testing and debugging, and program documentation. Students may not apply credit for both CIS 108 and CSCI 160 toward degree requirements. Prerequisites: MATH 095 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099 and RDNG 099 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Fall and spring semesters.