Field of Interest: Computer and Information Technology
Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
15-1132.00 Software Developers, Applications
15-1251.00 Computer Programmers
15-1253.00 Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers
Upon completion of an associate degree, students may pursue a career as:
15-1254.00 Web Developers
Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Windows App Development prepares students for employment in entry-level coding, programming, and software development positions with an emphasis on Windows platform and cross-platform apps. This CCL will help prepare students to take the MTA Software Development Fundamentals C# certification. Courses in this certificate can apply toward the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Mobile App Development and Certificates of Completion (CCLs) in Cross-Platform App Development and Mobile App Development.
Program Notes: This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
Students should consult with a Department Advisor in arranging their schedules.
Courses within any of the following prefixes must be taken within five (5) years prior to completion of the program to be applied toward this award: AIM, BPC, CIS, CLD, CNT, CSC, ITS, and MST.
Program Prerequisites: None
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Program Director, Department or Division Chair (0) 0-3
+ CIS162AD C#: Level I 3
+ CIS165DB C#/VB.NET: Windows 8 App Development (3) OR
+ CIS165DC Xamarin/C# Cross Platform Development (3) 3
+ CIS262AD C# Level II 3
1. Design and develop a user interface that utilizes professional UI/UX principles. (CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
2. Design and develop applications that meet the client`s needs utilizing the appropriate controls for the appropriate platform. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
3. Develop effective, efficient, tested code that meets specifications. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
4. Analyze problems using critical thinking skills and design program solutions. (CIS105, CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
5. Research and evaluate professional resources to effectively apply them to a problem. (CIS162AD, CIS165DB, CIS165DC, CIS262AD)
6. Communicate in varied settings, both orally and in writing, in a culturally responsive manner to function well in a diverse and collaborative team environment. (CIS262AD)
7. Practice industry accepted professional and ethical behavior. (CIS262AD)
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: December 10, 2019
All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the
curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.