Information System Standards (ISS)


Describe current and emerging computer architecture.

ISS 2Configure, install, and upgrade hardware systems; and diagnose and repair hardware problems.
ISS 3Identify, select, evaluate, use, install, upgrade, and customize application software; diagnose and solve problems occuring from an application software installation and use.
ISS 4Identify, select, evaluate, use, install, upgrade, customize, and diagnose and solve problems with various types of operating systems, environment, and utilities.
ISS 5Enter, sort, and retrieve data from databases; evaluate media and file structures; and plan, develop, and modify file specifications and database schema.
ISS 6Use, select, evaluate, install, customize, plan, design, and diagnose and solve problems with communications and networking systems.
ISS 7Use touch keyboarding skills to enter and manipulate text and data.
ISS 8Select and use word processing, desktop publishing, database, spreadsheet, presentation graphics, multimedia, and imaging software and industry-and-subject-specific software.
ISS 9Plan the selection and acquisition of information systems.
ISS 10Analyze and design formation systems using appropriate development tools.
ISS 11Compare, evaluate, and demonstrate skills in the use of different types and levels of programming languages.
ISS 12Design and implement security plans and procedures for information systems.
ISS 13Establish and use a personal code of ethics for information systems use and management.
ISS 14Assess the impact of information systems on society.
ISS 15Select and apply information systems across the curriculum.
ISS 16Describe positions and career paths in information systems.