Fall 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISN 300    Network Systems Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: CISC 323 and 356
Advisory: CISC 302, 308, or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the administration of a server in a client/server network. Topics include designing a basic network, installing and configuring a network operating system, managing network security with user and group accounts, creating directory structures and network shares, setting up and managing network printers, backing up servers, monitoring and troubleshooting network resources, and establishing policies and procedures for network operations. Students may receive three-units of credit for each new version of an operating system offered or for a different operating system offered. Consult the class schedule for specific operating system offered. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
Server+
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          20752 
Textbook
M         05:30PM-08:50PM LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN BS 153            
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
For the orientation and more information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://www.professorparks.org/fall2010.html
CISN 300 is designed to prepare students for CompTIA's Server+ certification exam. Many corporations recognize the importance of IT staff, who can competently perform basic server support. Some of the topics covered in this course include RAID, SCSI and multiple CPUs, as well as capabilities with server issues, including disaster recovery. Some of the operating systems covered in this course include Windows Server 2003, Linux and Novell.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISN 301    Network Client Systems Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: CISC 323 and 356
Advisory: CISC 302, 308, or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the administration of a client in a client/server network. Topics include designing a basic network, installing and configuring a client network operating system, managing network security with user and group accounts, creating directory structures and network shares, setting up and managing network printers, backing up servers, monitoring and troubleshooting network resources, and establishing policies and procedures for network operations. Students may receive three-units of credit for each new version of an operating system offered or for a different operating system offered. Consult the class schedule for specific operating system offered. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
Microsoft Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          20084 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:10PM LAB A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN BS 153            
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
For the orientation and more information please attend the first Lab meeting on Thursday, August 26, 6:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m. in room BS-153. This course teaches you, through online lectures, discussions, scenarios, demonstrations, chapter review questions, textbook exercises, and classroom labs, the skills and knowledge necessary to install, configure, and manage Microsoft Windows 7. This course was developed for students entering the information technology (IT) profession, and it teaches the fundamentals of configuring, supporting, and administering Windows 7 systems. It is also designed to help individuals preparing to take Exam 70-680: Microsoft Windows 7 Configuring exam.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISN 302    Intermediate Network Systems Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISN 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers advanced administrative tasks of a server in a client/server network. Topics include configuring the server environment, implementing system policies, implementing and managing fault-tolerant disk volumes, managing applications, installing and managing connectivity for different network and client operating systems, managing remote servers, implementing directory replication and file synchronization, and troubleshooting advanced network problems. Students may receive three units of credit for each new version of an operating system offered or for a different operating system offered. Consult the class schedule for specific operating system offered. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          20756 
Textbook
M         05:30PM-08:50PM LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN BS 153            
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
Online Orientation. For the orientation and more information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://www.professorparks.org/fall2010.html
This is the newest iteration of the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for network administration courses using Windows Server 2008 and mapping to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) 70-643 certification exam. This course teaches students how to deploy a Windows Server 2008 Application Server in a medium size network. Students will also learn how to secure Web Services; use Terminal Services; configure Terminal Services Clients; use the Terminal Services Gateway; and how to set up Cluster and Virtualization Servers.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISN 303    Network Administration - Linux Server    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISC 324 and 356 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides introductory coverage of Linux Network Administration. The course maps to the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam, and to SAIR/GNU's Linux Networking course. Specific course topic coverage includes: introducing Linux; exploring the desktop; using the Shell; understanding users and file systems; understanding text processing; managing processes; using network clients; installing Linux; understanding system initialization; managing software packages and file systems; managing users; configuring networks; system and kernel management; writing Shell scripts; and advanced topics and troubleshooting. The course requires many hands-on projects, which allow students to practice what they learn.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Nov 30
Linux +
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Spisak             CRC MAIN Online          30287 
Textbook
T         06:00PM-08:05PM LAB J.Spisak             CRC MAIN BS 153            
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
Online Orientation. For the orientation and more information please go to Adj. Professor Spisak's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/spisakj Linux+ introduces students to the knowledge and skills needed to manage all Linus distributions. Specifically, this course covers the objectives outlined by CompTIA for its Linux+ exam and certification, an international industry crediential that offers proof of knowledge. Not only does this course prepare students for the CompTIA Linux+ exam, it offers an excellent way to begin preparing for the Novell Certification Linux Professional (Novell CLP) practicum exam. In fact, after completing this course, student will have acquired one-third the knowledge needed to become a full Novell CLP, the ideal certification for people interested in becoming Linux administrators.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISN 330    Data Communication and Networking Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISC 356 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to data communication and networking fundamentals. It surveys data communication hardware and software components and basic networking concepts. Topics covered include data communication, the OSI Model, IP addressing, routing concepts, LAN media, and network management and analysis.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
Network+
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          30289 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:10PM LAB A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN BS 153            
Hybrid class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
For the orientation and more information please attend the first Lab meeting on Thursday, October 21, 6:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m. in room BS-153. This course is designed to prepare students for CompTIA's Network+ certification exam. This course presents current coverage or networking hardware and software along with the skills necessary to succeed in the dynamic field of networking. This course includes networking fundamentals such as protocols, network design and implementation, and troubleshooting and support.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 18, 2010