Fall 2016 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CISP 300    Algorithm Design/Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces methods for solving typical computer problems through algorithm design. Topics include assessing and analyzing computer problems in a top-down, divide-and-conquer approach that leads to a programming solution. It also covers programming plans and detailed design documents from which source code versions of programs are created.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Sa        09:00AM-12:05PM LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    11243 
Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC R.Hermle             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10714 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Dolce              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    10750 Textbook
MW        08:30PM-09:50PM LEC R.Hermle             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    12630 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    12848 Textbook


CISP 310    Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the organization and behavior of real computer systems at the assembly-language level. Topics include the mapping of statements and constructs in a high-level language onto sequences of machine instructions, as well as the internal representation of simple data types and structures. Numerical computation is examined, noting the various data representation errors and potential procedural errors. (C-ID COMP 142)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    12631 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128      


CISP 350    Database Programming    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISA 320 and CISC 310
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course in Structured Query Language (SQL) database programming. Topics include database normalization, subqueries, joins, import/export, privileges, and Procedural Language (PL)/SQL programming.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Oracle
MW        05:10PM-06:00PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128    10692 
Textbook
Oracle
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          10692 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-06:15PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128      
TBA       TBA             LAB I.Sabzevary          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


CISP 360    Introduction to Structured Programming    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 or 370 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to structured programming and objects. Topics include program design, documentation, testing, and debugging, as well as data representation, data types, variables, constants, and operators. It also includes control structures, functions, interactive and file input/output, standard libraries, arrays, pointers, structures, classes, and objects. (C-ID COMP 112)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC B.Lavender           ARC MAIN Online          12953 
Textbook
Sa        09:00AM-11:30AM LAB B.Lavender           ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128      
TBA       TBA             LAB B.Lavender           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

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC R.Hermle             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    13309 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB R.Hermle             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 152C     
C/C++
MW        01:30PM-02:15PM LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Raef 162          
C/C++
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online            
MW        02:15PM-02:55PM LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126    10716 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online          10716 Textbook
MW        03:15PM-03:55PM LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126    12445 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online          12445 Textbook
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
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.
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

C/C++
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    12576 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128      


CISP 362    Programming for Mobile Devices I    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: CISP 300 or 370
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces mobile device programming, including devices such as cell phones and tablets. Topics include development tools, user interface design, documentation, testing, debugging, and publishing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    18968 
Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126      


CISP 370    Beginning Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310 and CISP 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This introductory programming course covers the development of Windows-based desktop applications using Visual Basic (VB). Topics include best practices for Graphical User Interface (GUI) design, use of the VB application development software, organizing code into procedures and functions, variable scope, structures, arrays, input data validation, calculation, file input and output, and multiple-window applications. This course is designed for those who want a strong foundation in basic programming and building GUI applications.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Visual Basic 2015
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    10645 
Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LAB R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 152C     
Visual Basic 2015
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10717 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 152C     


CISP 371    Intermediate Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 370 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course in intermediate Visual Basic (VB) programming further examines techniques to solve programming problems. Topics include classes, objects, properties, methods, procedures, functions, hierarchies, inheritance, multiple forms, components, tables, databases, datasets, queries, menus, toolbars, report creation, testing, and debugging.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Visual Basic 2015
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Anaya              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    18970 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB D.Anaya              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 152C     


CISP 400    Object Oriented Programming with C++    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 or 480 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISC 323
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the C++ programming language and object-oriented programming in the Linux/UNIX environment. Topics include a programming languages overview, program analysis and design, encapsulation, overloading, classes, inheritance, virtual functions, polymorphism, templates, exception handling, and the standard template library. In addition, basic Linux/UNIX commands and make files are covered. (C-ID COMP 122)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10643 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Fox                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

TTh       10:30AM-11:40AM LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    13312 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Online          13312 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Fox                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


CISP 401    Object Oriented Programming with Java    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces object-oriented programming using the Java programming language. Topics include objects, inheritance, polymorphism, interfaces, abstract classes, inner classes, error handling, graphical user interfaces (GUI), applets, threads, files, databases, and packages.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128    10837 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          10837 Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:20PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128      
TBA       TBA             LAB I.Sabzevary          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


CISP 430    Data Structures    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 400 or 401 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course applies object-oriented techniques for systematic problem analysis and the managing of program complexity using abstraction. Specification, design, coding, testing, and documentation of large multi-file programs are covered. It uses advanced language features such as classes, strings, non-text files, pointers, and recursion. Abstract data types such as stacks, queues, lists, binary trees, heaps/priority queues, hash tables, and graphs are examined. Various sorting and searching algorithms are presented and analyzed using Big-O notation. (C-ID COMP 132)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        07:00PM-07:45PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Raef 162          
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online            
MW        07:45PM-08:25PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128    12587 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          12587 Textbook
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

MW        08:40PM-09:20PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 128    18972 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          18972 Textbook
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


CISP 440    Discrete Structures for Computer Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 and MATH 370 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: CISP 430
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the discrete structures used in computer science with an emphasis on their applications. Topics include functions, relations, and sets; basic logic; proof techniques; basics of counting; graphs and trees; and discrete probability. (C-ID COMP 152)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 157    18973 
Textbook

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: November 21, 2016