Spring 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CISW 300    Web Publishing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 and 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 Language (HTML), organizing a series of pages into a web site, and uploading web pages to a server. This course makes extensive use of the computer tools necessary to insert HTML tags, create images, and view web documents. It takes beginning web designers through the process of designing, building, and publishing a working web site.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC TBA                  ARC MAIN CMC 408         10457 
Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:50PM LAB TBA                  ARC MAIN CMC 408           


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 Hypertext Markup Language (HTML).

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Reeves             ARC MAIN Online          13434 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Reeves             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 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. This course also covers creating buttons and intuitive navigational elements, making background textures and images, and creating simple animation/video.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 13-Mar 12
Adobe Photoshop CS6/CC
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online          12759 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Online Orientation
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


CISW 355    Web Imaging Projects    2 Units

Prerequisite: ARTNM 402 or CISW 350 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of CISW 350. It covers the creation of graphics for the Web for marketing and advertising. It introduces the steps, procedures, and common problems encountered when producing quality graphics for professional websites. Topics include compressing and upload times, cropping and resizing, digital camera imaging, retouching and fixing photographs, photographic special effects and filters, rasterizing text, and implementing backgrounds, buttons, themes, image maps, and videos. Industry photo editing applications are utilized.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 13-May 10
Adobe Photoshop CS6CC
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online          12761 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Online Orientation
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


CISW 370    Designing Accessible Websites    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of the methods that are used to design websites for people with disabilities. Current legal requirements for accessible websites, especially the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), are emphasized.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 13-Mar 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  ARC MAIN Online          11312 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
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


CISW 400    Client-side 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 dynamic and interactive web sites using a client-side scripting language such as JavaScript/Ajax. Topics include the Document Object Model of web pages, core features of the client-side scripting language, event handling, control of windows and frames, functions, and form validation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
AJAX/Javascript/Mysql/PHP
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN CMC 407         11132 
Textbook
MW        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB T.Auyeung            ARC MAIN CMC 409           

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: November 20, 2017