Standard III.C: Technology
Resources DRAFT (August 13, 2006)
Administration Chair: Hanh Tran
Faculty Co-Chair: Michael Climo
List of Participants:
III.C: Technology Resources
are used to support student learning programs and services and
to improve institutional effectiveness. Technology planning is
integrated with institutional planning.
III.C.1. The institution
assures that any technology support it provides is designed to
meet the needs of learning, teaching, college-wide communications,
research, and operational systems.
Technology services, professional support, facilities, hardware,
and software are designed to enhance the operation and effectiveness
of the institution.
number of campus and district committees have played an integral
role in guiding the planning, acquisitions and support of technologies. At the district level, the District Technology
Committee recommends computers and network equipments and also
provides network guidelines, district application information
and procedures to college technology. The college Technology Committee
sets forth the technology plans and goals for the college.
Most of the hardware standardization, network security
and network applications have been district driven. The college
Technology Committee has been instrumental in recommending new
policies and procedures related to technology to the college.
These recommendations and procedures are approved by executive
staff or Academic Senate. The integration of technology
into the student learning process, administrative services and
teaching includes faculty and staff access to technology and student
access to technology.