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David Lawrence

Interim Department Chair
Department of Information and Computing Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

585-475-6395
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David Lawrence

Interim Department Chair
Department of Information and Computing Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Education

AAS, BET, University of Akron; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology

585-475-6395

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Currently Teaching

NMAD-299
0 Credits
This course provides students with a 350-hour work experience in the computer field. Students have an opportunity to gain experience on the job, to apply what they have learned in their course work, and to evaluate their own technical, communication, and interpersonal skills. Placement assistance is provided to help students find a relevant work experience.
NMAD-290
3 Credits
Working in teams, students experience the analysis, design, implementation, testing and deployment of a mobile solution for a real-world client. Important topics from throughout their program of study are applied in this course. Faculty advisors facilitate student teams to demonstrate their skills in the applied project. Student teams make a technical presentation to their faculty advisors and participate in a public showcase of projects.
NACT-251
3 Credits
This course explores the technologies of control/automated systems. Some of these technologies include, but are not limited to, the control and management of security and surveillance systems, lighting control systems, access control systems, communication systems, assistive technologies and other automated features. This course will provide a basis for connecting, configuring, testing, controlling, and maintaining these systems.

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Uninvited Presentations
Lawrence, David and James Mallory. "The Proven Value of a Technical Capstone Course." CAID. RIT. Rochester, NY. 28 Jun. 2013. Conference Presentation.
Lawrence, David and James Mallory. "The Proven Value of a Technical Capstone Course." NYSETA. NYSETA. Alfred, NY. 24 Oct. 2013. Conference Presentation.
Lawrence, David, Elissa Olsen, and Raja Kushalnagar. "A Transition Community for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in Information Technology Programs." SIGITE. ACM. Orlando, Fl. 11 Oct. 2013. Conference Presentation.