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Cloud Services IT Course Descriptions

CSIT109M - AWS Cloud Foundations (2-2-3)

AWS (Amazon Web Services) Cloud Foundations is intended for students who seek an overall understanding of cloud computing concepts, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support.

CSIT110M - Modern Desktop Administrator (2-2-3)

This course delivers hands-on instruction and practice configuring, securing, managing, and monitor devices and client applications in a Microsoft modern desktop enterprise environment.

CSIT115M - Operating System Fundamentals (2-2-3)

In this course, introduces a wide spectrum of fundamental technical concepts as they relate to Windows Operating Systems, enhancing the student’s technical abilities in this area. Students will learn the recommended procedures to install and upgrade and properly configure client systems. The course teaches students to manage applications and to properly manage the file system and devices as well as methods to safely maintain Windows Operating Systems.

CSIT120M - Level 1 Linux Certification Preparation (2-2-3)

This course is the first certification in a multi-level Linux professional certification program. This course provides students with the ability to perform maintenance tasks on the command line, install and configure a computer running Linux and configure basic networking. This course is designed to reflect current research and validate a student’s proficiency in real world system administration. The objectives are tied to real-world job skills, which we determine through job task analysis surveying during exam development.

CSIT211M - AWS Cloud Development (3-3-4)

AWS (Amazon Web Services) Cloud Developing is designed to help students gain technical expertise in development using cloud technologies and prepare them to take the AWS Certified Developer – Associate level AWS Certification exam. The curriculum is delivered through instructor-led classes, knowledge assessments, and hands-on labs. Prerequisite: CSIT109M

CSIT215M - Designing and Implementing Server Infrastructure (3-3-4)

In this course, students get hands-on instruction and practice planning, designing, and deploying a physical and logical Windows Server enterprise infrastructure. Students will also learn the skills necessary to provide enterprise-networking solutions such as DHCP, IPAM, VPN, and DirectAccess along with the skills necessary to design and implement a forest and domain infrastructure including multi domains/forest and branch office scenarios. Prerequisite: CSIT210M.

CSIT217M - Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (3-3-4)

In this course, teaches the foundational-level knowledge on the considerations and benefits of adopting cloud services in general and the Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud model. Students gain the requisite knowledge to recommend solutions that address common organizational IT challenges, understand cloud concepts; core Microsoft 365 services and concepts; security, compliance, privacy.

CSIT220M - Advanced Level Linux Certification Preparation (2-2-3)

This course is the second certification in a multi-level professional certification program. This course provides students with the ability to administer small to medium–sized mixed networks. This course builds on the foundational knowledge learned in the Level 1 Linux Certification Preparation. Prerequisites: CSIT120M.

CSIT226M - AWS Cloud Operations (3-3-4)

AWS (Amazon Web Services) Cloud Operations is designed to prepare participants to pursue entry-level DevOps, support, and cloud operations roles. It will also help prepare them to take the AWS SysOps Administrator – Associate exam. Emphasizing best practices in the AWS Cloud and recommended design patterns, this course will teach students how to solve problems and troubleshoot various scenarios. The course will show students how to create automatable and repeatable deployments of networks and systems on AWS and covers specific AWS features and tools related to configuration and deployment. With case studies and demonstrations, students will learn how some AWS customers design their infrastructures and implement various strategies and services. Students will also have the opportunity to build a variety of infrastructures via guided, hands-on activities. Prerequisite: CSIT109M

CSIT228M - Implementing Desktop Application Environments (3-3-4)

In this course, students will build the skills needed to design, deploy, manage a physical and virtual Windows Server application management infrastructure, and focus on using Microsoft System Center. Students will also learn to design, deploy, and manage Windows Enterprise applications in a physical and virtual environment and in the cloud. Prerequisite: CSIT217M.

CSIT230M - AWS Cloud Architecting (3-3-4)

AWS (Amazon Web Services) Cloud Architecting covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course teaches students how to optimize use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions. Prerequisite: CSIT109M

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