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  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
2016-17 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Systems Project Coordinator, Computer Forensics Specialization, AAS


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http://cis.highline.edu

Learning Outcomes


  • Have a thorough understanding of a variety of computer platforms and how data is stored in order to properly analyze the evidence or recover lost files.
  • Determine and design an appropriate plan for identifying, securing and gathering evidence in a case.
  • Understand the importance of ethics while conducting investigations and apply the principles in their professional and personal lives.
  • Communicate effectively with other members of a team, corporation or clients in order to obtain access to needed information.
  • Analyze data acquired and follow the evidence found to come to a conclusion that can be confirmed using standard or accepted forensic science techniques.

Requirements


Prerequisites


Some or all of the following are required. Talk to a faculty adviser.

  • Basic keyboarding knowledge recommended.
  • Some classes have entry requirements not listed here.

Important Notes


  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a minimum grade of 2.0 in each class.
  • AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.
  • Students attending only in the evening must remember it is likely to take more than two years to complete program.

Specific Requirements


Total Core Credits: 25

Total Supporting Course Credits: 45

Total Related Instruction Credits: 20

Total Program Credits: 90


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