Did You Know?
- Online and in person classes to take you from Part Time to Full Time Status.
- You can round out your course load with additional or online classes.
- Online classes offer you access to Brookdale EVERYWHERE you are.
- The 11 week term allows you the opportunity to catch up or get ahead.
Online classes include:
CHEM-101, General Chemistry
The student will investigate the fundamental concepts of chemistry from a theoretical approach and participate in a laboratory program that demonstrates this theory. The subjects covered include atomic structure, chemical bonding, acids and bases, gases, solids and liquids and properties of solutions.
CHEM-116, Chemistry in Life
This chemistry course for non-science majors will focus on the role chemistry plays in maintaining and improving our quality of life. Topics include environmental issues such as air pollution, acid rain and recycling; the study of energy sources including nuclear power; and health issues such as nutrition and world hunger. The accompanying lab involves the study of common items found in everyday life.
CHEM-136, Inorganic Chemistry
The student will consider selected concepts from inorganic, organic, and biological chemistry which will be applied to allied health and biological fields. Skills will be developed in a laboratory program which enhances topics under consideration.
Computer Networking Courses:
NETW-236, Computer Forensics and Investigations
This course provides a hands-on understanding of the methods, technologies, and challenges relevant to properly conducting a computer forensics investigation and response. Areas of study include procedures for investigating computer and cybercrime, and concepts for collecting, analyzing, recovering, and preserving forensic evidence. The course also covers working with various operating systems, including Windows, DOS, Macintosh, and Linux. Other topics covered include boot processes, disk structures, data acquisition, recovering image files, network forensics, being an expert witness, and reporting investigation results.
NETW-237, Perimeter Security
This course provides students with the theory and skills needed to secure networks using virtual private networks (VPNs) and firewalls. Various network security-related issues, including risks, threats, and vulnerabilities are introduced and examined. The focus is on best practices and strategies for network security and incident response. Different types of VPNs for securing data in an organization are discussed as well as the benefits and architecture of a VPN and how to implement a VPN. Other topics include the utility and the limitations of a firewall. Instruction is also given on the functionality of a firewall, how to construct, configure, and administer a firewall, secure network design, and layered network security strategies.