Computer Engineering Technology - Computer and Digital Forensics, One-Year Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6121

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The computer engineering technology – computer and digital forensics one-year technical certificate provides graduates with the skills necessary to enter careers in computer technology and digital forensics, and in the design, application, installation, operation and maintenance of computers, networks and other digital devices and associated equipment. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools and practices through this extensive, hands-on curriculum. Typical job titles: computer/digital forensic examiner, computer systems specialist, cybercrime specialist, installation technician and applications specialist. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterHours
CMNW 101 A+ CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I 4
CMNW 120 CYBER-FOREN CYBER CRIME THE LAW 4
CMNW 121 DATA COLLECTION ANALYSIS AND FORENSIC TOOLS 4
MTHM 121 TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS I 1 4
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 2 1
 Hours17
Spring Semester
CMNW 145 NETWORK INSTALLATION/DIAGNOSTICS 4
CMNW 221 PROGRAMMING IN C & C++ FOR ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS 1 4
CMNW 223 NETWORK FORENSICS AND INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES 1 4
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
Social Science Elective(s) 3
 Hours18
 Total Hours35
1

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

2

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Social Science Electives

HSTR 151GCIVILIZATION I3
HSTR 152GCIVILIZATION II3
HSTR 161UNITED STATES I3
HSTR 162UNITED STATES II3
HSTR 171GTHE WORLD SINCE 19003
HSTR 267GAFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE3
PLSC 156AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT3
PSYH 151INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY3
SOCY 151GINTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY3

Program Contact(s):

Hikmat Chedid
440-366-7017
hchedid@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.