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If you’re looking to continue your personal development with a multitude of study options either online or in a classroom, law courses are for you. Specific study topics typically include intellectual property, commercial law and regulatory theory.

Information technology is a growing field since the integration of computers in the work place. With a master’s in information technology you will be able to make, trouble shoot and fix software systems.

The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.

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Video Games Course

Inter-Dec College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Montreal

The Video Games program at Inter-Dec College develop the skills needed to follow every step required to produce a fully functional video game. From story conception to character design and controller [+]

Video Games Course

Learn to create your own video games with cutting edge animation technology!

The Video Games program at Inter-Dec College develop the skills needed to follow every step required to produce a fully functional video game. From story conception to character design and controller functions, students will master the latest software such as 3ds Max, Combustion, Zbrush, Photoshop, UDK and Nuke.

As a graduate, you will find work with organizations that specialize in creating, managing and producing high-tech projects. From feasibility studies to visual and audio elements of a project, the video games graduate can even use interactive script-writing techniques to enhance his work.... [-]


Training in Programming and Web Development

Digital Film Academy and Code Immersives
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 USA Hell's Kitchen

Code immersive is designed specifically to maximize your employability and potential. Our curriculum is deeper, more inclusive and goes on for a longer period of time than any of the competitor’s program. Our curriculum also out performs any “boot camp” program. This curriculum is designed directly with input from hiring personal from Google and Amazon. Only full on immersive programs can qualify for financial aid and veteran benefits - and this is that program. [+]

WELCOME TO NEW YORK CITY AND THE BEST WEB DEVELOPMENT TRAINING ANYWHERE! CODE IMMERSIVES CURRICULUM All inclusive, employable curriculum. Code immersive is designed specifically to maximize your employability and potential. Our curriculum is deeper, more inclusive and goes on for a longer period of time than any of the competitor’s program. Our curriculum also out performs any “boot camp” program. This curriculum is designed directly with input from hiring personal from Google and Amazon. Only full on immersive programs can qualify for financial aid and veteran benefits - and this is that program. Tuition $13,000 Materials fee $1,895 (includes Mac Laptop) Technology Fee $110 Registration Fee $100 Program Total $15,105 HTML Hypertext Markup Language or HTML, is the markup language that is used to create web pages. It constitutes the building blocks of all websites and is considered a cornerstone technology together with CSS and Javascript, that is widely used to create user interfaces for web and mobile applications and visually appealing pages of websites. CSS CSS or Cascading Style Sheets is a style sheet language used to describe the presentation of a document written in a markup language. Together with HTML and JavaScript, CSS makes up the three essential languages that are used to create the visually engaging pages of most websites. JavaScript JavaScript (JS) is a high level programming language used to create web and mobile application interfaces and visually appealing websites. It is a prototype-based, multi paradigm language with first class functions that supports object oriented and functional programming styles. jQuery jQuery is a JavaScript library. It has been designed to make the client side scripting of HTML simpler. It is a cross-platform, free and open-source software. Ruby Ruby is a general purpose language that was designed in the mid 1990’s by Yukihiro Matsumoto. It is a dynamic, reflective and object-oriented programming language.Ruby draws inspiration from Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel and a few others. It is a language that’s been designed with an enhanced focus on human rather than computer needs. Rails Ruby on Rails or ‘Rails’ as it is more commonly known is a framework for web applications that’s been written in Ruby. It facilitates the use of web standards such as JSON or XML for data transfer and HTML, CSS and JavaScript for display and user interfaces. [-]

Diploma in Network Security Specialist

Centre for Arts and Technology
Campus Full time 18 months January 2017 Canada Kelowna

If you are a tech-minded person who loves computers, networks, and problem solving, come and apply your talents to train for one of the fastest growing professions in one of our industry-driven Network Security training programs in Kelowna, BC. LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY. [+]

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY.

Virtually every system, database, social network, email network, and Internet server is run through information systems that are stored digitally. The problem with digital information is that it's bendable, breakable, hackable, and open to theft, and because of this, the need for security professionals is expected to continue to increase exponentially. If you are a tech-minded person who loves computers, networks, and problem solving, come and apply your talents to train for one of the fastest growing professions in one of our industry-driven Network Security training programs in Kelowna, BC.... [-]


Information Security Management

Fanshawe College
Campus or Online Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada London

Information Security Management is a graduate program designed to provide students with a holistic approach to information systems security as it applies to business. [+]

Information Security Management Offered as an online distance education program and in a face-to-face classroom format * Secure your future in the fastest-growing sector! Information Security Management is a graduate program designed to provide students with a holistic approach to information systems security as it applies to business. The program will provide a broad understanding of security concepts and concentrate on industry best practices for information security. You will gain the knowledge required to manage both the strategic and operational aspects of information security, and develop the skills to identify vulnerabilities to business implementing effective safeguards to minimize risks to acceptable levels. During the year, you will learn detailed practical aspects of security such as risk analysis, vulnerability testing, writing security policies, implementing access controls, and performing security audits. Graduates would obtain positions such as security analysts, chief security officer, information security auditor, network security analyst, IT technical security specialist, and threat-risk/vulnerability security specialist. * Classes are delivered online and face-to-face on campus. Full-time or part-time students have the option to watch live and interactive webcasts or attend classes face-to-face on campus. All webcasts will be recorded and archived so you can review material and learn at your own pace. Students will require access to a computer and the Internet, preferably high-speed if attending online, and students will require a suitable laptop if attending face-to-face classes. Academic School: Information Technology Campus: London Campus (LC) Program Delivery: Day Time, Full Time, Online Program Type: Certificate, Graduate Available to International Students?: Yes Admission Requirements A Two- or Three-Year College Diploma, or a Degree OR Acceptable combination of related work experience and post-secondary education as judged by the College to be equivalent to the above English Language Requirements Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English by one of the following methods: A Grade 12 College Stream or University Stream English credit from an Ontario Secondary School, or equivalent, depending on the program's Admission Requirements Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test with a minimum score of 570 for the paper-based test (PBT), or 88 for the Internet-based test (iBT), with test results within the last two years International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test with an overall score of 6.5 with no score less than 6.0 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) test with an overall score of 70 with no score less than 60 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years An English Language Evaluation (ELE) at Fanshawe College with a minimum score of 75% in all sections of the test, with test results within the last two years Recommended Academic Preparation Previous business or IT post-secondary education and/or training and/or work experience. Applicant Selection Criteria Where the number of eligible applicants exceeds the available spaces in the program, the Applicant Selection Criteria will be: Preference for Permanent Residents of Ontario Receipt of Application by February 1st (After this date, Fanshawe College will consider applicants on a first-come, first-served basis until the program is full) Achievement in the Admission Requirements Other Information Classes are delivered online and face-to-face on campus. Full-time and part-time students have the option to watch live and interactive webcasts or attend classes face-to-face on campus for most courses. All webcasts will be recorded and archived so students can review material and learn at their own pace. Students will require access to a computer and the Internet, preferably high-speed if attending online, and students will require a suitable laptop as per specs if attending in face-to-face classes. Approximate Costs A laptop computer is to be purchased by the student attending the face-to-face classroom format. A laptop or computer with microphone, speaker and internet connection is required for the student attending online. The cost of the equipment is included in the General Expenses stated in the Fee Schedule. A CONNECT lab fee of $75.00 per academic term is included in the Additional Program Fees stated in the Fee Schedule. This fee helps cover costs associated with the delivery of the CONNECT mobile computing program. The CONNECT lab fee is OSAP eligible. Students should not purchase a laptop computer or software until the College publishes the recommended configuration, models, software titles and versions for that academic year. Career Opportunities This program will prepare graduates to take advantage of the growing opportunities in the information security field. Graduates will be an asset to any information technology support department or specifically as part of a security team, in virtually all sectors of business. Subsequently, with the right experience base, graduates can expect to find opportunities as security analysts and consultants, or in security management roles. They would obtain positions such as security analysts, information security auditor, network security analyst, IT technical security specialist, and threat-risk/vulnerability security specialist. [-]

Microsoft.NET Technology Specialist

IBT College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Toronto

MCSD training at IBT College provides many benefits to professionals. The MCSD training program at IBT College helps to pass the core exams and the elective exam required for MCSD certification. By completing the training you will be prepared to obtain the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer certification. MCSD is the premier certification among advanced developers. [+]

Course Studies in IT in North America 2017. MCSD training at IBT College provides many benefits to professionals. The MCSD training program at IBT College helps to pass the core exams and the elective exam required for MCSD certification. By completing the training you will be prepared to obtain the Microsoft Certified Solution Developer certification. MCSD is the premier certification among advanced developers. The certification ensures that the certified professional is able to design and develop leading-edge enterprise solutions using the Microsoft.NET Framework. The classes that prepare our studeents for the certification are all instructor led with 7 or less students per class. Free course repeats are included. Course Highlights Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Microsoft Visual VB .NET and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET; Developing and Implementing Windows-based Applications with Microsoft Visual VB .NET and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET; Developing XML Web Services and Server Components with Microsoft Visual VB .NET and the Microsoft .NET Framework; Analyzing Requirements and Defining .NET Solution Architectures; Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition. Admission Requirements Applicants must have a Canadian high school diploma of grade 12 or equivalent, or apply as mature students (18 years of age or older) AND pass the Scholastic Entrance Exam administered by IBT College. An assessment interview is also required for some of the courses prior to being accepted into the chosen course. Financial Aid IBT College offers flexible monthly payment plans with no interest. Students may apply for a student line of credit through major financial institutions or through contacting IBT College's representative at selected financial institutions. IBT College also accepts HRSDC (EI) and Social Assistance recipients. [-]

Microsoft Office Suite Specialist

Reeves College
Campus Full time Canada

Get hands-on training in the most commonly used software today. The Microsoft Office Suite Specialist program takes a practical approach to the fundamentals of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access. [+]

Get hands-on training in the most commonly used software today. The Microsoft Office Suite Specialist program takes a practical approach to the fundamentals of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access. In a few short months, you’ll be able to produce professional documents, spreadsheets, presentations and more. With this essential training under your belt, you’ll be able to apply your computer skills in a wide range of careers in numerous industries, making you a valuable asset to any employer. [-]

Strategic Uses of Information Technology

Stanford Graduate School of Business
Campus Part time 6 days April 2017 USA Stanford

In this program, CIOs, CTOs, and senior general managers learn to identify, assess, and communicate the strategic competitive advantages enabled by information technology. [+]

Recent developments in information technology have transformed the way organizations conduct business. Today, companies are slashing costs using real-time electronic communications, improving customer intimacy by leveraging the Internet, and taking advantage of new business models such as distributed auctions and trading hubs. Yet many senior leaders lack the tools to assess and communicate the business impact that information technology can bring to their organization.In this program, CIOs, CTOs, and senior general managers learn to identify, assess, and communicate the strategic competitive advantages enabled by information technology.Content OverviewStrategic Uses of Information Technology takes a strategic, business-focused approach to information technology. The curriculum is non-technical and emphasizes frameworks for maximizing the value of an organization’s existing information technology assets, as well as using information systems to reshape organizational strategy and culture. Recent case studies explore the best practices of top global companies that excel at creating value through information systems. Taking advantage of Stanford’s position as the leading business school in Silicon Valley, the program also integrates into its curriculum a variety of industry guest speakers from innovative, market-leading technology companies.Key Takeaways: - Frameworks for identifying the business value and strategic impact of information systems - New methods for integrating information technology into the structure and culture of an organization - Best practices and business models that leverage Internet, wireless, and networking technologies ... [-]


Project Management in Information Technology

University of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 1 day September 2017 USA Arlington

To provide participants with knowledge and skills that will enable them to succeed in information technology (IT) projects management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources. [+]

This course covers management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources.ObjectivesTo provide participants with knowledge and skills that will enable them to succeed in information technology (IT) projects management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources.

PMBOK Knowledge Areas - Integration Management - Scope Management - Quality Management - Time Management - Cost Management - Risk Management - Human Resources Management - Procurement Management - Communications Management Topics Covered- What is a project? - What is project management? - System development lifecycle (SDLC) - Approaches to implementing IT projects - Implementing the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) - Factors for IT project success - Gathering and analyzing requirements - Converting business requirements into technical requirements - Staffing project teams: in-sourcing and outsourcing - Structuring the IT team - Developing a project plan - Creating and using the work breakdown structure (WBS) - Using different estimating methods (e.g., COCOMO, function point analysis) - Scheduling techniques (including Rapid Application - Development and time-boxed scheduling) - Budgeting techniques (including cost estimating) - Resources allocation techniques - Software Quality Assurance (SQA) - Progress reporting - Schedule, resource and cost tracking - Change control (e.g., software configuration management) - Measuring work performance - Project closeout (customer acceptance testing) - Systems integration testing - Post-implementation review Course LengthThis course comes in varying lengths depending upon the needs of your organization. Project Management Professionals (PMPs) are eligible to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) for taking this course.... [-]


Executive Program in Information Technology: Strategies and Solutions

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days September 2017 USA Chicago

Through this program, executives will learn technology buzzwords, the technology that is available today, and where that technology is headed. [+]

Course Studies in IT in North America 2017.

Developing sustainable business models that effectively use technology to further operational improvements, vendor procurements, and customer relationships is critical in staying competitive in today’s business environment. Technology coupled with strategic planning and proven industry best practices yields unbounded rewards for those organizations who dare to challenge the status quo. This course will provide senior executives and upper management with the technical foundation, strategies, and solutions to effectively plan, implement, and sponsor information technology initiatives.

 

The course is composed of sessions which consist of technical deep-dives accompanied with practical, technical application scenarios. Through this program, executives and management will learn information technology concepts, real-world applications, technology trends, and the use of technology as a competitive lever. Executives and management members will be grounded with enough technical competence to effectively communicate with their CIO, CTO, Technology Managers, Software Developers, and IT consultants. This course will allay any fears one has about engaging in any information technology discussion and will allow one to quickly ascertain the technologies involved, the challenges the organization faces, and the appropriate course of actions to take. ... [-]


Network Systems Administrator

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 48 weeks Canada

If you’re looking to enter the IT field, the Network Systems Administrator program at Vancouver Career College can help you get there. [+]

If you’re looking to enter the IT field, the Network Systems Administrator program at Vancouver Career College can help you get there. In this program, you’ll develop technical skills in network installation, maintenance and management as well as implementation, and operating computer services, preparing you to take on your new career as a network systems administrator. In addition to developing a solid foundation in general IT skills, you’ll participate in a work placement program, giving you the hands-on experience you need to get out into the workforce and impress employers. The program also prepares you to write several separate certification exams including Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS), and Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP). [-]

IT Project Management

Marymount University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Arlington

This certificate prepares students for the IT project management field in business and government, which is expanding both locally and globally. [+]

IT Project Management

 

This certificate prepares students for the IT project management field in business and government, which is expanding both locally and globally. Individuals with project management qualifications are increasingly sought by government agencies, government contractors, and other industries.

Admission Requirements: In addition to Universitywide requirements for graduate certificate admission, the applicant should hold a bachelor’s degree and show significant coursework or experience in Information Technology or Computer Science.

 

Certificate Requirements

 

18 credits

Courses are listed in recommended sequence of enrollment.... [-]


Computerized Office Management

Hamilton College
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 USA Los Angeles

Students will learn computer office management through the use of the computers and various programs, develop leadership skills, and personnel management. Our objective is for each student to develop leadership skills, and program use. [+]

Computerized Office Management

 

Students will learn computer office management through the use of the computers and various programs, develop leadership skills, and personnel management. Our objective is for each student to develop leadership skills, and program use.

 

Employment Outlook: Administrative, Coordinator, Office Manager, Marketing, Supervisor, General Office, marketing, Human Resources Department, and much more.

 

Additional Information: Students obtain an M-1 visa by enrolling into this program.

 

Program:

Monday – Friday (Except Holidays) 2pm-6pm 10 month program Certification Course

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Computer Security and Investigations

Fleming College
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Canada Peterborough

The Computer Security and Investigations program is designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to take a leadership role in the protection and security of information technology. [+]

Course Studies in IT in North America 2017. The Computer Security and Investigations program is designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to take a leadership role in the protection and security of information technology. Program Highlights The Computer Security and Investigations program is designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to take a leadership role in the protection and security of information technology. Your classes are regularly reviewed and improved to be the most current subjects demanded by the industry, such as: Advanced Ethical Hacking Threat and Risk Analysis Information Security Advanced Computer Forensics Internet and Hacking Investigations CISCO Network Design and Management Network Security Criminology Justice Studies In addition to these cutting edge subjects, you will also learn how to develop systems, procedures, and human resources to manage the risks associated with information technology - and be capable of providing technical assistance to prevent, investigate, and protect individuals and organizations from cyber-crime. Your studies will be from a security management and law enforcement perspective, with emphasis placed on both the technological and management skills required to implement information technology security, and the investigative skills necessary to respond appropriately to breaches of security. You will have the added benefit of courses in law, justice, and criminology, taking advantage of Fleming College’s reputation and experience in these fields, in addition to obtaining the technical training you need to function as a technological consultant. In this three-year program, the final sixth semester is an applied project or co-operative field placement in partnership with business, industry, a law enforcement agency, or government department. Why Choose Fleming Fleming has a well-known track record of producing talented graduates in both the Applied Computing and Engineering Science, and the Law and Justice fields. As such, you will acquire the best we have to offer--in a new, winning combination that will put you on the road to success as an in-demand computer security specialist. There are no other programs like this in Ontario. The program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to prepare you for industry certification in both the computer forensics and networking disciplines. As you progress through the program you will gain the skills required to become industry certified in a number of areas, including: CCNA – Cisco Certified Network Architect CCE – Certified Computer Examiner Security+ Network+ A+ Linux+ MCSE – Microsoft Certified System Engineer CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional (student level qualification) CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker EnCE - Encase Certified Examiner With your diploma, and these top certifications, you will demonstrate your abilities and value to the industry, gaining you the employment advantage. Work Experience In your final semester, you will work on an intensive team project or co-operative field placement. Each student will contribute specialized knowledge, learned in his or her program of study, to the solution of a real world technological problem posed by a sponsoring business or organization. Recent projects include: Co-operative placements within financial and forensic firms, working real cases Co-operative placements within corporate security departments and information security service providers Security and penetration testing of a large Internet Service Provider Forensic analysis and creation of standards for a security corporation Development of a Linux based Darknet and Intrusion Detection system for a professional penetration testing company Development and field deployment of a computer network Intrusion Detection System for a managed security service company to support large commercial clients This applied project or co-operative field placement will enhance problem-solving skills, applied industry knowledge, and the ability to work as part of a team. You'll also learn critical workplace skills such as time management, how to map a critical path, and presentation skills. Since you may be working on sophisticated developmental or research based work, sponsors will often use the project as a testing ground and recruitment opportunity. Is this You? excellent oral and written communication skills good problem solving skills creative and analytical thinking skills previous computing experience able to keep a cool head in a crisis research and investigative skills and interest desire to learn and be challenged strong time management skills Career Opportunities Career opportunities are available in both public and private sector organizations. Job titles include: Information Technology Security Analyst Information Security Administrator Computer Security Consultant Investigator Network Security Specialist Computer Forensics Examiner Digital Investigative Specialist Starting salaries for many positions are $40,000 to $60,000. Industry surveys identify that IT security professionals, with the security skills you will acquire, consistently earn higher income than others in the industry. Minimum Admission Requirements OSSD with the majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including: 2 College (C) English courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12) 2 College (C) Math courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12) When (C) is the minimum course level for admission, (U) or (U/C) courses are also accepted. Mature Students If you are 19 years of age or older before classes start, and you do not possess an OSSD, you can write the Canadian Adult Achievement Test to assess your eligibility for admission. Additional testing or academic upgrading may be necessary to meet specific course requirements for this program. Advanced Standing Do you have another college diploma, or have you completed other technology courses at another college or university? You may be eligible for advanced standing entry to the Computer Security and Investigations program. With this fast track option, you can quickly complete the program and become qualified to enter the field of computer security. Contact the program coordinator to find out how you can take advantage of this opportunity. Transfer Agreements University of Ontario Institute of Technology [-]

Course - Web Development & Interactive Design

VanArts
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Vancouver

People, purpose and functionality; learn how to integrate your technical abilities with relationship building skills to be in-demand as a creator of multimedia websites [+]

Course - Web Development & Interactive Design

 

People, purpose and functionality; learn how to integrate your technical abilities with relationship building skills to be in-demand as a creator of multimedia websites.Project management leaders work with students to create on-trend and leading-edge live site projects as part of our web design courses. Your involvement goes beyond the classroom. Attend real planning and development meetings where client expectations run high – and you are ready and qualified to meet them.Learn in Vancouver, described as the home of new media. Industry experts teach comprehensive web design courses, from creating visual elements to database development, through to managing your own business site. The need for web design and web development experts is only growing. Carve out your niche in the new media landscape.Next Start Dates... [-]


Course Information System Specialist

Keyin College
Campus Full time 83 weeks September 2017 Canada Stephenville

This program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in administering and supporting users on networked systems. Graduates may successfully compete for positions such as Network Administrator, Technical Support Specialist and Help-Desk Troubleshooter. [+]

Course Studies in IT in North America 2017. This program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in administering and supporting users on networked systems. Graduates may successfully compete for positions such as Network Administrator, Technical Support Specialist and Help-Desk Troubleshooter. Keyin’s 83-week ISS program focuses on networks and associated certifications as well as, hardware installation and configuration, operating systems, peer-to-peer networking, Office 2010, internet explorer, Windows configuration, Windows server and WINS, RAS and DHCP. This program helps students prepare for certification examinations in computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) A+ and Network+ Certifications, Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Server Infrastructure (MCSE), Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) and, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). Academic Admission Requirements: High school diploma or high school equivalency (Transcript and/or diploma to be forwarded to the College); or Mature students who do not meet the education prerequisites may be considered for admission on an individual basis provided the following conditions are met: Applicants are at least 19 years of age at the time of application; Applicants have been out of school for at least one year; Applicants complete the standardized assessment instrument and obtain the result of high school equivalence on all subtests; Applicants present a certified copy of grades for the highest educational level attained. [-]