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Professionals involved in information technologies and software engineering know they must stay up to date with the latest trends to keep their careers on-track and support the technological and economic advancement of their organizations. Delivering expert instruction with hands-on experience, University of California, San Diego Extension gives students the opportunity to master areas that include new programming languages, systems administration, database design, data management, web technologies, and software project management.
Harnessing Tomorrow's Technology, Today
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Become introduced to the Python programming language in this course targeted toward students without prior programming experience who are interested in how informatics can be used to provide solutions to complex,
data intensive problems in a variety of scientific and business domains.
Modern scientific and commercial databases can contain massive volumes of data. Within these records lies important information that can only be effectively analyzed using techniques associated with the growing discipline of data mining. Become familiar with the essential tools required to work in this dynamic field, now available online.
Explore the basic concepts of intellectual property. The nuts and bolts of patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets are explained in layman's terms. Real-life examples and "war stories" are interwoven to clarify and emphasize the hot intellectual property issues that can make or break a company's financial health.
The UNIX operating system has been a predominant leader in both academic and industrial computing environments. Enjoying a resurgence in popularity, UNIX is appearing everywhere from desktops to servers. The increase in installed systems, as well as an increasing sophistication of networks and users has created a growing demand for highly skilled Unix System Administrators.
Geared towards professionals with a background in Healthcare, Information Technology and/or Project Management, the Healthcare IT Certificate program provides the strong technical training & interpersonal skill development deemed essential to success in the Healthcare IT field.
Are you an IT professional? Learn to align your systems with the business systems and current regulations. Explore enterprise architecture as a foundation for systems design. Through both case studies and practical exercises, learn the application of architectural techniques toward real world business and IT challenges.
Take an accelerated approach to developing advanced leadership and management skills.