Course in Information Technology in North America

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Information Technology

A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

The field of information technology focuses on the creation, storing, sending, processing and retrieving of electronic data. Studies may teach students about different types of applications as well as some skills such as programming.

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CISSP Prep Class

University of Fairfax
Online May 2019 USA Roanoke

In this course, students explore the eight domains of the (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) in information security as a framework to critically analyze security awareness issues and to evaluate best practices in implementing security systems within the enterprise. (3 credits) [+]

IA7000 Security in the Digital Age

In this course, students explore the eight domains of the (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) in information security as a framework to critically analyze security awareness issues and to evaluate best practices in implementing security systems within the enterprise. (3 credits)

Join the Cybersecurity Elite U of F Cybersecurity Education Path

Distinguish yourself and advance your cybersecurity career by following the University of Fairfax Online Cybersecurity Education Path. No matter which graduate program you pursue, all of your courses will explore relevant cybersecurity policy and management issues, and you will complete a cybersecurity project in each course. You can apply what you learn and make significant contributions in your workplace right away.... [-]


Diploma in Network Systems Administrator

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 48 weeks September 2018 Canada Abbotsford

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), and Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA).... [-]


Course - PHP Basics

Treehouse
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

In this course, I'll walk you through the basics of the language, ranging from basic statements to conditionals. We'll be creating a simple "Unit Converter" as well as a "Daily Exercise Program". We'll then finish up by combining those programs with HTML to create a personal webpage to demonstrate your skills.

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PHP Basics

In this course, I'll walk you through the basics of the language, ranging from basic statements to conditionals. We'll be creating a simple "Unit Converter" as well as a "Daily Exercise Program". We'll then finish up by combining those programs with HTML to create a personal webpage to demonstrate your skills. What you'll learn

Variables Operators Conditionals Comments PHP on the Web

Getting to Know PHP PHP is one of the most widely used technologies on the internet today, supporting many large projects such as WordPress, Drupal, Wikipedia, and Facebook. A conservative estimate is that 25% of the web is built on PHP. The driving force behind PHP has always been; to solve problems, and make it faster and easier to build websites. Because of this drive, PHP is a great choice for creating simple yet powerful websites and applications. Unit Converter PHP has 2 types of number variables: integers, for whole numbers such as 1 through 9, and floats, for fractions such as the cost of 1.99. In this course we'll be creating a simple unit converter which will use these number variables, along with arithmetic operators, to calculate weight and distance conversions. Daily Exercise Program In this section, we'll continue to expand upon the skills you've learned, as we explore more data types and the logic needed to create a "Daily Exercise Program". We'll store each exercise in a STRING variable, then we'll use conditionals to control which exercise is displayed. PHP on the Web In... [-]


Course in IT Project Management

Marymount University
Campus Full time September 2018 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.

IT 510 Systems Engineering IT 515 Decision Making for IT MSC 545 Project Management MSC 555 Program Management IT 580 Technology Leadership or IT 585 Managing Technical People One (1) course from the following: IT 555 E-Business, MGT 507 Leadership, MGT 515 Leading and Managing Teams, MGT 525 Knowledge Management, MGT 551 Negotiation Skills and Mediation, MSC 516 Operations Management, MSC 550 Procurement and Contracting [-]

Executive Program in Information Technology: Strategies and Solutions

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 3 days September 2018 USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid + 5 more

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

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.... [-]


Course in Project Management in Information Technology

University of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 1 day September 2018 USA Arlington Ashburn + 1 more

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.... [-]


Course - Mobile App Design for iOS

Treehouse
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

Learn the basics of designing a mobile app, from initial idea, wireframes to user interface design. You will create the design for a diary app while learning how to write an application design specification, user experience, right through to creating assets for development. The project will focus on the iOS platform, however, you learn some tips and tricks on adapting the design for platforms like Android and Windows. [+]

Mobile App Design for iOS

Learn the basics of designing a mobile app, from initial idea, wireframes to user interface design. You will create the design for a diary app while learning how to write an application design specification, user experience, right through to creating assets for development. The project will focus on the iOS platform, however, you learn some tips and tricks on adapting the design for platforms like Android and Windows.

Introduction to UI Design

Learn what user interface design entails, what we’re going to design, and some understanding of development languages used to build our app. Discover the tools that are used to create a user interface. Finally, learn about the nuances of designing for Apple's iOS platform.... [-]


Blockchain Certification Course

ACADGILD
Online Full time 12 weeks March 2019 USA USA Online

Blockchain is touted as the new internet. It is in the same stage of development and capability of disruption as the internet was in the 1990s. It is a digital platform where information and assets can be shared. The platform is incredibly transparent, secure, fast, despite being decentralized. It is already quite popular, and rapidly changing the way markets and organizations function. If you want to be a part of this economy, this course can help you. You will learn the basics of blockchain – the technology that drives Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, etc. You will also learn its advanced applications like Smart Contracts and Assets. [+]

Intensive 4-month Program Collaborative Assignments with Mentors Master Blockchain Technology Learn EVM Architecture, Solidity Codes, and How to Write Smart Contracts

DURATION

12 Weeks

EFFORT

8-10 Hrs/Week

CAREERS

Blockchain Developer, Engineer, Architect, Solidity Developer, Researcher, Product Manager.

Blockchain is touted as the new internet. It is in the same stage of development and capability of disruption as the internet was in the 1990s. It is a digital platform where information and assets can be shared. The platform is incredibly transparent, secure, fast, despite being decentralized. It is already quite popular and rapidly changing the way markets and organizations function. If you want to be a part of this economy, this course can help you.... [-]


Information Technology Courses

TrainUp
Online Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA McKinney + 1 more

Offering 12089 Information Technology training courses from 153 training providers including SkillSoft, New Horizons, Global Knowledge. Browse instructor-led and virtual Information Technology training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. [+]

IT Training Classes and Seminars

Offering 12089 Information Technology training courses from 153 training providers including SkillSoft, New Horizons, Global Knowledge. Browse instructor-led and virtual Information Technology training seminars along with a variety of self-paced classes. Offering 717 online e-learning Information Technology courses, available either online, CD/DVD, printed course manuals or recorded webcasts. TrainUp.com also offers the ability to request in-house or onsite Information Technology courses or train-the-trainer curriculum programs.

Employment of IT Professionals is expected to increase 36% more than for all occupations through the year 2012. The need for organizations to incorporate existing and future technologies in order to remain competitive has become a more pressing issue over the last several years. As e-commerce becomes more common, how and when companies use technology are critical issues. Information Technology Professionals play a vital role in the technological direction of their organizations. Certification demonstrates a high level of competence, and provides an IT Professional with a competitive advantage, all the more reason for YOU to get certified! Whether you are a beginning computer user, computer programmer, software engineer, computer support specialist, systems administrator, systems analyst, database administrator, or a computer scientist, the need to stay abreast of latest technology with current IT training is a priority in order to assure you do not lag behind competitors. ... [-]


Course - Ruby on Rails 5 Basics

Treehouse
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

In this course, we're going to set up a simple blogging app with just a handful of Rails commands. Then, we'll dive into what we've created and helped you really understand what's going on. We'll show you how to work with models, views, and controllers to quickly add new features to your app. By the end of this course, you'll be ready to create basic web apps in Rails. [+]

Ruby on Rails 5 Basics

In this course, we're going to set up a simple blogging app with just a handful of Rails commands. Then, we'll dive into what we've created and helped you really understand what's going on. We'll show you how to work with models, views, and controllers to quickly add new features to your app. By the end of this course, you'll be ready to create basic web apps in Rails.

What you'll learn

Creating Rails apps Models Views Controllers

Creating an App

We'll create a new Rails app and a simple resource. A resource is something you want users to be able to create, read, update, and delete instances of. With just a couple Rails commands, your site will be ready to run and fully interactive!... [-]


Course: Information Technology: PC Road Show

Rowan University College of Business
Online Part time September 2018 USA Glassboro

A portable training lab using state-of-the-art Dell laptops and wireless networking that lets us turn a conference room into a technology training room. [+]

The PC Road Show can turn your conference room into a high-tech computer lab. Using our state-of-the-art laptops and wireless networking, our experts provide PC and information systems training at all levels.What is the PC Road Show?A portable training lab using state-of-the-art Dell laptops and wireless networking that lets us turn a conference room into a technology training room. We can deliver PC training when and where you need it.How can the PC Road Show help me?Just In Time Technology Content: Good PC skills are a necessity for employees in today's technology-driven business environment. We'll customize course content so that your employees get the information they need to solve your everyday business problems. You will determine the topics included in the class. A skill assessment survey is available to help you group your employees by skill level. Employees are encouraged to bring their own challenges to class. Each attendee is given a 200+ page reference book that enables them to enjoy the class experience and not worry about writing down command sequences. It is also a great reference tool after the training.What can we teach?- Office automation tools: Microsoft Office, Lotus SmartSuite, WordPerfect Office - Digital communication tools: Lotus Notes, Microsoft Exchange, Outlook - Autocad: beginner, intermediate, and advanced - Data mining: Crystal Reports, Access, and Excel - Database administration: Oracle DBA, MS SQL Server - Programming languages: HTML, Java, C++, Visual C++, Visual Basic - Client-server training - Web development - On-line research - Consulting for mainframe conversions -... [-]


Course in Driving Strategic Value from IT

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus Part time 3 days September 2018 USA Evanston Midland + 1 more

This three-day, highly interactive program is an intense immersion in IT executive management and decision-making best practices. Through lectures and group case discussion of real business problems, this program gives managers state-of-the-art tools to make informed IT management decisions [+]

Unlock the value of your IT investments and achieve improved business results by synchronizing your IT strategy with your business strategy. Deliver on the power of IT to build deeper relationships with customers, collaborate more effectively with partners, and maximize business productivity.

This three-day, highly interactive program is an intense immersion in IT executive management and decision-making best practices. Through lectures and group case discussion of real business problems, this program gives managers state-of-the-art tools to make informed IT management decisions.

This program is unique in that cross-functional teams, comprising senior IT executives as well as senior business executives, are encouraged to attend, providing opportunities for collaboration and exchange of ideas between executive teams of different companies.... [-]


Computer Security and Investigations

Fleming College
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2018 Canada Peterborough Lindsay Minden Cobourg + 3 more

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. [+]

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 ... [-]

Course: C++ PROGRAMMING FOUNDATIONS

Academy of Interactive Entertainment
Online Part time 12 months January 2019 Australia Sydney Melbourne Canberra Adelaide Australia Online USA Lafayette Washington USA Online Campbellsville Perth + 10 more

This course is designed to introduce students to the range of skills necessary to begin a pathway into a career in programming for the Electronic Games industries. C++ Programming Foundations is an introductory level online course that is extremely flexible allowing students to study at their own pace, in their own time and in their own place while still being fully supported in their learning. [+]

This course is designed to introduce students to the range of skills necessary to begin a pathway into a career in programming for the Electronic Games industries. C++ Programming Foundations is an introductory level online course that is extremely flexible allowing students to study at their own pace, in their own time and in their own place while still being fully supported in their learning. The course contains detailed self-paced tutorials, numerous exercises, an assessment task for each of its modules that develops a mini computer game over the duration of the study. Course materials include a combination of text-based (Adobe Acrobat) and flash based video tutorials, plus links to websites where appropriate. Successful completion of C++ Programming Foundations enables students to enter directly into more intensive programming courses, such as the Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development - Specialising in Software Development at AIE.... [-]


Developing Augmented and Virtual Reality Apps

Columbia College Chicago Online
Online 8 weeks June 2019 USA USA Online

The augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. Augmented and virtual reality technologies are rapidly moving from gaming to serious business. Once the province of game developers, industry-professionals are recognizing the revolutionary potential of AR and VR. [+]

DEVELOPING AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY APPS Overview

The augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. Augmented and virtual reality technologies are rapidly moving from gaming to serious business. Once the province of game developers, industry-professionals are recognizing the revolutionary potential of AR and VR. Startups are working to apply AR and VR to everything from marketing and advertising to medicine and healthcare—and even space exploration and military training. VR, which projects the user into a fully constructed reality, has proven valuable for tasks such as training simulations and real estate tours. AR is being used more and more in devices such as head-mounted displays (HMDs), laptops, smartphones, and tablets, and allows more user freedom while requiring less equipment.... [-]