Fall 2018 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 18-Dec 14

TBATBALECD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN Online 11030Textbook
TBATBALABD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN Online
Mandatory Orientation:    Friday, October 12     7:00PM - 8:00PM     Rm TBA
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory
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 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 is an introduction to the fundamental principles and skills of Information Technology security and risk management at the organizational level. Topics include network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application and data security, host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography. The required content of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Security+ certification exam is covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17
Windows Server 2008

T06:00PM-07:15PMLECL.DumaisARC MAIN CMC 41110922TextbookFree Digital Book
Windows Server 2008
TBATBALECL.DumaisARC MAIN Online 10922TextbookFree Digital Book
T07:25PM-09:15PMLABL.DumaisARC MAIN CMC 411
TBATBALABL.DumaisARC MAIN Online
Online & In-class The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory
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 315    Ethical Hacking    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 and CISS 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 28 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the network security specialist to the various methodologies for attacking a network. Topics include the concepts, principles, and techniques necessary to attack and disable a network within the context of properly securing a network. It emphasizes network attack techniques and methodologies, and appropriate defenses and countermeasures. Supplementary hardware and software may be required.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

TTh06:00PM-08:50PMLECD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN CMC 41120114Textbook
TTh09:00PM-10:25PMLABD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN CMC 411

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 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 25-Oct 17

Th06:00PM-07:15PMLECD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN CMC 41119071Textbook
TBATBALECD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN Online 19071Textbook
Th07:25PM-09:15PMLABD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN CMC 411
TBATBALABD.Gilbert-ValenciaARC MAIN Online
Online & In-class The above class meets both online and in the classroom.
For further information about the course requirements, please note the instructor's name above and then visit the website at
ARC ONLINE Faculty Directory
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

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: June 22, 2018