Summer 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CISA 305    Beginning Word Processing    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces word processing operations, such as creating, editing, file management techniques, and printing text. Emphasis is on formatting and document production techniques to produce professional business documents used in today's workplace. The course culminates with the study of intermediate level features such as merge, sort, graphics, macros, style, and templates.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 10-Jul 05
WORD 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Chapek             ARC MAIN Online          10212 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Chapek             ARC MAIN Online            
The mandatory orientation for this class will be online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 08-Aug 02
MTWTh     01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Stokes             Off Campus Natomas N103  10444 Textbook
MTWTh     02:30PM-03:50PM LAB C.Stokes             Off Campus Natomas N103    
WORD 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Theiss             ARC MAIN Online          10314 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Theiss             ARC MAIN Online            
Orientation:    Monday, July 8    06:00PM-08:00PM Room 126
Orientation for this section is mandatory. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



CISA 308    Exploring Word Processing and Presentation Software    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course introduces word processing and presentation software. The basic features and skills of creating, editing and formatting documents, inserting tables and graphics and enhancing word processed documents and presentations are covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 10-Jul 12
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Online          11484 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



CISA 315    Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 100 or 300 ; CISC 100 and the ability to touch type.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the use of electronic spreadsheet programs. It includes designing spreadsheets, developing formulas and functions for automatic calculations, developing "what if" models, and producing printed reports and charts. In addition, the course introduces 3-D cell referencing, various advanced look up and financial functions, and data filtering, and querying techniques.

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 10-Jul 05
EXCEL 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Stokes             ARC MAIN Online          10321 
Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB C.Stokes             ARC MAIN Rm 126            
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Stokes             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
3.5 hours per week online

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 08-Aug 02
EXCEL 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online          10319 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Dumais             ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Larabee            ARC MAIN Online          11487 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Larabee            ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



CISA 318    Exploring Spreadsheet Software    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course introduces spreadsheet software. Topics include navigating a spreadsheet, editing and formatting data, using formulas and functions, inserting and formatting charts and graphics, basic database features, and analyzing data.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 10-Jul 12
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Fox                ARC MAIN Online          11491 
Textbook
Mandatory Online Orientation
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online



CISA 320    Introduction to Database Management    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300 and CISC 300
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the use of database management programs on the microcomputer. It includes designing a database; storing, searching, and updating files; and designing and producing printed reports.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Larabee            ARC MAIN Online          11489 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Larabee            ARC MAIN Online            


CISA 330    Desktop Publishing    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 100, BUSTEC 100, and CISC 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an overview of desktop publishing (DTP) and a major desktop publishing application program. It includes page layout skills needed to produce newsletters, brochures, flyers, reports, and marketing material on the computer. Additionally it covers importing graphics and text, using palette menus, layers, master pages, and working with graphic and text frames.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 10-Jul 19
Adobe InDesign CS5
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Hayes              ARC MAIN Online          10233 
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



Summer 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 8, 2013