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Course Descriptions

CSIT110M - Installing and Configuring Windows Server (2-2-3)

This course builds the skills and knowledge necessary to administer a Windows Server infrastructure in an enterprise environment. Passing this course validates a student’s ability to administer the tasks required to maintain a Windows Server infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access, and data security.

CSIT115M - Administering Windows Server (2-2-3)

This course delivers hands-on instruction and practice administering Windows Server. This course provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. Prerequisite: CSIT110M.

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.

CSIT210M - Advanced Windows Server Services (3-3-4)

This course delivers hands-on instruction and practice configuring advanced Windows Server services. This course provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. Prerequisite: CSIT115M.

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 - Implementing Desktop Infrastructure (3-3-4)

This course provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design, and implement a Windows desktop infrastructure. The course provides guidance on planning and deploying desktops by using several technologies such as User State Migration Tool (USMT), Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), and more. Additionally, the course describes how to protect desktops and monitor their health and performance. Prerequisite: CSIT115M.

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.

CSIT227M - Implementing Advanced Server Infrastructure (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.

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.

CSIT229M - Cloud Services Implementation and Regulations (2-2-3)

This course provides students with the ability to administer small to medium–sized IT departments focused on the implementation of “Cloud” with an emphasis on contracts, statements of work and government regulations for businesses doing business with federal agencies.