Fall 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CISW 300    Web Publishing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISC 300 and CISC 305.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to publishing on the World Wide Web. Topics include creating web pages with the Hyper Text Markup Languages (HTML), organizing a series of pages into a web site, and uploading web pages to a server. The course makes extensive use of the computer tools necessary to insert HTML tags, create images, and view web documents. It also prepares apprentice web designers and publishers to identify the information dissemination needs of a client, design an appropriate web solution, and implement it.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Rm 129          11854 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Rm 152C           
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 128          11852 Textbook
T         07:00PM-09:40PM LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 152C           


CISW 304    Cascading Style Sheets    2 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course continues the study of technical aspects of standards-based Web design for experienced students and Web professionals. Topics include the separation of content from presentation, dynamic user interaction, and designing for alternative devices using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) in combination with Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML).

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Online          30827 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


CISW 307    Introduction to Web Development and Design    3 Units

Same As: ARTNM 401
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the strategies for the development and design of web sites. Using an industry standard web authoring tool, the course integrates both artistic and technical concepts. Topics include assembling, designing and publishing web pages using strategies, principles and processes universally practiced by the professionals in this field. This course, in combination with ARTNM 401, may be taken four times for credit on a different software package or version.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Dreamweaver CS5
M         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Rm 128          15164 
Textbook
Dreamweaver CS5
M         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC B.Worsfold           ARC MAIN Rm 127          15164 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Hayes               TBA TBA                   
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.3 hours per week online

TBA       TBA             LAB B.Worsfold            TBA TBA                   
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.3 hours per week online

Dreamweaver CS5
Sa        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC W.Mead               Natomas Rm N103          15644 Textbook
Dreamweaver CS5
Sa        12:30PM-02:35PM LEC M.Begley             Natomas Rm N103          15644 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Mead               Natomas Rm ONLINE          
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.3 hours per week online

TBA       TBA             LAB M.Begley             Natomas Rm ONLINE          
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.3 hours per week online

Dreamweaver CS5
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Ruess              Natomas Rm N103          14672 Textbook
Dreamweaver CS5
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Duff               Natomas Rm N103          14672 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Ruess              Natomas Rm ONLINE          
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.5 hours per week online

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Duff               Natomas Rm ONLINE          
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
3.5 hours per week online

Dreamweaver CS5
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Online          14460 Textbook
Dreamweaver CS5
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Ruess              ARC MAIN Online          14460 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Brecher            ARC MAIN Online            
The mandatory online orientation for this class will be available three days prior to the start date. An eMail message will be sent to enrolled students prior to the orientation with specific access instructions.

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Ruess              ARC MAIN Online            
The mandatory online orientation for this class will be available three days prior to the start date. An eMail message will be sent to enrolled students prior to the orientation with specific access instructions.


CISW 310    Advanced Web Publishing    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course builds upon previous web publishing concepts and study. The primary focus of this course is the systematic development of interactive web sites. Topics include cascading style sheets, dynamic HTML, forms, client-side scripting with JavaScript, Common Gateway Interface (CGI) scripting with Perl, and web-database interactivity.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online          12884 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online            
The mandatory orientation for this class will be online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


CISW 350    Imaging for the Web    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 306 or CISW 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course takes an in-depth look at graphics for the Web. Industry standard graphic software is used to technically develop original graphics as well as to manipulate found imagery. Topics include understanding Web file formats, compressing graphics for use on the Web, editing and enhancing graphics, extracting elements, and using layers. It also covers creating buttons and intuitive navigational elements, making background textures and images, and simple animation/video. It may be taken two times for credit on different platforms or software versions.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
Adobe Photoshop CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online          15156 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online            
The mandatory orientation for this class will be online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
Adobe Photoshop CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Hayes               TBA TBA                 13100 Textbook
T         12:00PM-01:50PM LAB R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Rm 128            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. Enrolled students will be required to complete online activities. Course website information will be provided at the first class meeting.
2.3 hours per week online


CISW 365    Interactive Multimedia Basics    3 Units

Same As: ARTNM 404
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTNM 324, ARTNM 402, CISW 300, or CISW 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course demonstrates how to create simple vector-based graphics, animation, buttons, movies and raster files in a web environment. Topics include drawing tools, time-line effects, sound and video integration and basic interactivity. CISW 365 and/or ARTNM 404 may be taken a total of 4 times on different platforms or software versions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Adobe Flash CS4
M         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 127          14448 
Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
M         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Rm 127          14448 Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online          14448 Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Online          14448 Textbook
M         04:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 127            
M         04:00PM-04:50PM LAB D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Rm 127            
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
3.3 hours per week online

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
3.3 hours per week online

Adobe Flash CS4
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 128          14596 Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Rm 128          14596 Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online          14596 Textbook
Adobe Flash CS4
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Online          14596 Textbook
W         04:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 128            
W         04:00PM-04:50PM LAB D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Rm 128            
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
3.3 hours per week online

TBA       TBA             LAB D.Pedersen           ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
3.3 hours per week online


CISW 410    Middleware Web Scripting    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISP 300 and CISW 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the creation of interactive web sites using a middleware scripting environment such as PHP or Active Server Pages (ASP). Topics include core features of the middleware scripting language, embedding server commands in HTML pages, control structures, functions, arrays, form validations, cookies, environmental variables, email applications, and database-driven web applications. This course may be taken twice using different middleware web scripting environment.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
PHP and Mysql
Th        05:00PM-06:50PM LEC C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 128          15168 
Textbook
PHP and Mysql
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Leever              TBA TBA                 15168 Textbook
Th        07:00PM-07:45PM LAB C.Leever             ARC MAIN Rm 152C           
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Leever              TBA TBA                   
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
2.6 hours per week online

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 19, 2010