Spring 2014 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    11308 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    10774 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    10833 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    20438 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    19184 Textbook


CISP 310    Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers    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 is an introduction to the architecture of microcomputers that use the Intel microprocessor. Topics include machine and assembly language, keyboard and screen manipulation, binary and binary coded decimal (BCD) arithmetic, American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) and binary conversion, table processing, macros, and subroutines. Machine language programs are traced as an aid to debugging.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10669 
Textbook
TTh       08:30PM-09:50PM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126      


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, Jan 18-May 21
Oracle
MW        07:40PM-08:05PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 157    10738 
Textbook
Oracle
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          10738 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-07:40PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 157      
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
3.1 hours per week online


CISP 360    Introduction to Structured Programming    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300, 320, 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, interactive and file input/output, standard libraries, arrays, pointers, methods (functions), classes and objects. (C-ID COMP 112)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
C/C++
MW        05:20PM-06:10PM LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 157    10775 
Textbook
C/C++
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Online          10775 Textbook
MW        06:10PM-06:40PM LAB I.Sabzevary          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 157      
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
2.8 hours per week online

C/C++
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online            
MW        08:30AM-09:45AM LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126    10778 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online          10778 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:10PM LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Lib Arts 126    19186 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Antos              ARC MAIN Online          19186 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
3.8 hours per week online
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion.


CISP 363    Programming for Mobile Devices II    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 362 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: CISP 360
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces intermediate level programming for mobile devices such as cell phones and tablets. Topics include the syntax of Java, object oriented programming, and mobile-specific techniques and considerations.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125    19187 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN Lib Arts 125      


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 is an introductory programming course covering the development of Windows-based desktop applications using Visual Basic .NET (VB .Net). Topics include best practices for Graphical User Interface (GUI) design, use of the Visual Studio .NET development software, organizing code into procedures and modules, calculation techniques, input data validation, file input and output, variable scope, arrays, and multiple-window applications. This course is designed for those who want a strong foundation in building GUI applications.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
Visual Basic.NET2012
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 121    10671 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Irvine             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
3.4 hours per week online

Visual Basic.NET2012
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10779 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB R.Irvine             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 152C     


CISP 400    Object Oriented Programming with C++    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 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 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    10667 
Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    19636 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
3.4 hours per week online
Enroll in one of the 2 lectures listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lab portion.


CISP 440    Discrete Structures for Computer Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 370 with a grade 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 essential discrete structures used in Computer Science, with emphasis on their applications. Topics covered include elementary formal logic and set theory, elementary combinatorics, recursive programming and algorithm analysis, finite state machines and formal languages, digital logic and switching, combinatorial circuits, and computer arithmetic.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Lib Arts 129    12410 
Textbook

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: September 22, 2014