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Basic Course Information Course Content And Objectives Relationship To College Programs Articulation Information Supplemental Course Information Approval Status Approval Info. - New Or Added Courses Addendum Documents

Section I: BASIC COURSE INFORMATION 
ECD #: 42587

  

  Outline Status: Approved Course

  

 

   

1. COLLEGE:  

 

 

2. SUBJECT:  COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY  

 

3. COURSE NUMBER:  973  

 

 

4. COURSE TITLE:  VIRTUALIZATION AND CLOUD COMPUTING ESSENTIALS  

 

 

5. UNITS:  3

 

 

6. CATALOG COURSE DESCRIPTION: 

 

   

This course introduces the foundational capabilities and features of virtualization and VMware vSphere®. It also provides a brief overview of the array of products available from VMware®. The course also demonstrates how you can extend an existing VMware vSphere™ infrastructure to deliver IT services in a private or public cloud based on VMware products. This is the first of four courses for students pursuing a WLAC virtualization and cloud computing certificate. Successful completion of this course will prepare students for the VMware Certified Associate (VCA) industry certification. West Los Angeles is an authorized VMware IT Academy.
7. CLASS SCHEDULE COURSE DESCRIPTION: 

 

   

This course introduces the foundational capabilities and features of virtualization and VMware vSphere®. It also provides a brief overview of the array of products available from VMware®. The course also demonstrates how you can extend an existing VMware vSphere™ infrastructure to deliver IT services in a private or public cloud based on VMware products. This is the first of four courses for students pursuing a WLAC virtualization and cloud computing certificate. Successful completion of this course will prepare students for the VMware Certified Associate (VCA) industry certification. West Los Angeles is an authorized VMware IT Academy.
8. INITIAL COLLEGE APPROVAL DATE:  5/7/2015

 

   

9. LAST UPDATE DATE:   5/7/15

 

 

10. CLASS HOURS: 

 

     
 
  Standard Hrs Per Week (based On 18 weeks) Total Hs per Term (hrs per week x 18)  Units
Lecture:

 2  

 36

 2

Lab/Activity (w / homework):

 2 

 36

 1

Lab/Activity (w /o homework):

 0 

 0

 0

Totals:

Lecture:

 2

Lecture:

 36

Lecture:

 2

Lab:

 2 

Lab:

 36

Lab:

 1

Total:

 4

Total:

 72

Total:

 3

 

 

  

 

 

Totals In Protocol:

Lecture:

 2

Lecture:

 36

 

Lab:

 2 

Lab:

 36

 

Total:

 4

Total:

 72

Total:

 3
 
 
 
11. PREREQUISITES, COREQUISITES, ADVISORIES ON

 

  RECOMMENDED PREPARATION, and LIMITATION ON ENROLLMENT

 
Note: The LACCD’s Policy on Prerequisites, Corequisites and Advisories requires that the curriculum committee take a separate action verifying that a course’s prerequisite, corequisite or advisory is an “appropriate and rational measure of a student’s readiness to enter the course or program” and that the prerequisite, corequisite or advisory meets the level of scrutiny delineated in the policy.

Prerequisites: No  

 

 

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
      

 

 

 

Corequisites: No  

 

   

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
      

 

 

 

 Advisories: Yes  

 

   

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
 COMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYCS972Introduction to Cisco Network Fundamentals35/7/15
AndCOMPUTER SCIENCE-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYCS982Introduction to Microsoft Server Operating System35/7/15
      

   

12. OTHER LIMITATIONS ON ENROLLMENT (see Title 5,   

 

  Section 58106 and Board Rule 8603 for policy on allowable limitations. Other appropriate statutory or regulatory requirements may also apply):  

 

   

 
     
Basic Course Information Course Content And Objectives Relationship To College Programs Articulation Information Supplemental Course Information Approval Status Approval Info. - New Or Added Courses Addendum Documents