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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5793
Effective Term: 2022 Fall   

Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 18-21
CIP Code: 11.0202

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.0
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
15-1254.00 Web Developers


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in the Foundations of Mobile App Development prepares students for employment in entry-level coding, programming, and software development positions with foundational experience in a variety of platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows and web app development. Courses in this certificate can apply toward the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Mobile App Development and Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Mobile App Development.



Required Courses
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Program Director, Department or Division Chair (0) 0-3

CIS120DF Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3
+ CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
+ CIS162AD C#: Level I 3
+ CIS165 Introduction to IOS Application Development 3
+ CIS165DA Introduction to Android Application Development 3

+ CIS165DB C#/VB.NET: Windows 8 App Development (3) OR
+ CIS165DC Xamarin/C# Cross Platform Development (3) 3
Credits: 18-21

Learning Outcomes
1. Design and develop a user interface that utilizes professional UI/UX principles. (CIS120DF, CIS133DA, CIS162AD, CIS165, CIS165DA, CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
2. Design and develop applications that meet the client`s needs utilizing the appropriate controls for the appropriate platform. (CIS105, CIS133DA, CIS162AD, CIS165, CIS165DA, CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
3. Develop effective, efficient, tested code that meets specifications. (CIS105, CIS133DA, CIS162AD, CIS165, CIS165DA, CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
4. Analyze problems using critical thinking skills and design program solutions. (CIS105, CIS133DA, CIS162AD, CIS165, CIS165DA, CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
5. Research and evaluate professional resources to effectively apply them to a problem. (CIS165, CIS165DA, CIS165DB, CIS165DC)
6. Practice industry accepted professional and ethical behavior. (CIS133DA)
+ 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.





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