Associate in Computer Technology

The ACT course is a two-year non-degree program leading to a diploma in Associate in Computer Technology. It is a ladderized program for Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, and Bachelor of Science in Information Management courses.

The course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn the necessary skills to use the state-of-the-art computer systems to solve business and information systems related problems. It involves the teaching of different Programming Languages, Web Development, Database Design/Development , Networking and other computer programs. Upon the completion of the course, the students are allowed to choose the specific course they intended to pursue such as BSCS, BSIT, BSIM.Career opportunities include computer operator, application programmer, programmer/analyst, network manager, network administrator, applications specialist and web specialist.

ACT CURRICULUM

1ST YEAR
Code		Subject						Units		
1ST Semester
Eng 1		Study & Thinking Skills in English		3
Ethics 1	Professional Ethics				3
PI 1		Sining  Ng Pakikipagtalastasan			3
Math  1		College Algebra					3
CS  111		Computer Concepts				3	w/ Lab
CS  112		Presentation Skills in IT			3	w/ Lab
CS  113		Fund. of Problem Solving  w/ Logic Formulation	3	w/ Lab	
PE  1		Self Testing Activity				2
NSTP 1		Civic Welfare Training Service 1	       (3)
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2nd Semester
Eng 2		Writing in the Discipline			3		
Lit 1		Philippine Literature				3
Math  2		Trigonometry					3		
CS 121		Data Structure & Algorithm			3	w/ Lab	
CS 122		Quality Assurance				3
CS 123		Operating Systems				3	w/ Lab	  
CS 124		Programming Language 2				3	w/ Lab	
PE 2		Folk & Ballroom Dancing				2		
NSTP 2		Civic Welfare Training Service 2	       (3)
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2nd Year

1st Semester
Eng 3		Modern Communication				3		
SO 1		Philippine History w/ Constitution		3
Draw 1		Technical Drawing				3
CS 211	Digital Electronics					3	w/ Lab	
CS 212		Computer Installation and Troubleshooting	3	w/ Lab	
CS 213		Principles of File Organization			3	w/ Lab	
CS 214		General Accounting				3		
PE 3		Individual Sports				2		
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2nd Semester
CS 221		System Management & Administration		3	w/ Lab			
CS 222		Data Comm. & Network Technology			3	w/ Lab	
CS 223		System Analysis & Design			3 Coreq IT 224 	
CS 224		Database Management Systems			3	w/ Lab	
CS 225		Computer System Organization w/ Tasm		3	w/ Lab	
Hum 1		Philosophy of Man				3
Math  4		Probability and Statistics			3		
PE 4		Team Sports					2		
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