Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CISS 300    Introduction to Information Systems Security    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 320, 350, and 351
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an introduction to network-based and Internet-based security applications and standards. Topics include encryption, security protocols, network security applications, digital signatures, protecting computers and the network from viruses, Trojans, spyware, unsolicited E-mail and public and private key exchange.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 11
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online          11255 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Orientation:    Friday, October 16     7:00PM - 8:00PM     Rm 125
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
SPECIAL NOTE: Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html


CISS 301    Ethical Hacking    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 320, 323, 350, and 351
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course explores ways in which security for a stand-alone PC and a network-connected PC can be compromised. It introduces basic security concepts, principles and "best practices." It also explores ways in which the security of a PC can be checked and evaluated. Principles of ethical hacking are discussed. Internal and external security threats are discussed, including viruses, worms, Trojans, scripts, and other malicious e-mail content. Network vulnerabilities, common exploits, and basic countermeasures are also covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 11
TTh       06:00PM-07:25PM LEC E.Shih               ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125    11285 
Textbook
TTh       07:35PM-09:00PM LAB E.Shih               ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125      


CISS 310    Network Security Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISN 119, 140, and 302
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the information and skills required to analyze security risks from potential network intrusions to organizations' network information systems. Topics cover the required content of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Security+ certification exam.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 22-Oct 14
Windows Server 2008
T         06:00PM-07:15PM LEC L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125    11130 
Textbook
Windows Server 2008
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online          11130 Textbook
T         07:25PM-09:15PM LAB L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125      
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online            
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online
SPECIAL NOTE: Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html


CISS 342    Implementing Linux Operating System Security    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 323 and CISS 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides in-depth information on Linux/UNIX operating system security features, as well as step-by-step configuration for most effective operating system security. The techniques needed in order to maintain the integrity, authenticity, availability, and privacy of the system and user data are covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 22-Oct 14
Th        06:00PM-07:15PM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125    18748 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Online          18748 Textbook
Th        07:25PM-09:15PM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125      
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Online            
SPECIAL NOTE: Important information regarding this class will be sent to you only through your Los Rios Gmail account. Be sure that you check regularly!! Check email today at https://apps.losrios.edu/login.html
Online & In-class
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015