Fall 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISP 300    Algorithm Design/Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: CISC 310 with a grade of "C" or better (may be taken previously)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist the Computer Science major with the understanding of typical computer problems. Topics covered include assessing and analyzing computer problems in a top down, divide and conquer approach that leads to a programming solution. Students will create programming plans and detailed design documents from which source code versions of programs can be created.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Palm               CRC MAIN BS 125          17664 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Palm               CRC MAIN Online          19366 Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Palm's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/palms
Required attendance for on campus midterm and final.
Midterm: Saturday, October 15, 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., BS-125
Final: Saturday, December 10, 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., BS-125
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISP 351    Introduction to Relational Database Design and SQL    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce relational database technology, normalization, entity relationships, logical model design, and ISO-ANSI standard Structured Query Language (SQL). Topics covered include: database design, basic properties of a relational database such as relations, tables, primary keys, foreign keys and principles of normalization, simple SQL select statements, sorting and grouping data, joining tables, subqueries and views. The database design section focuses on logical model design and entity relationship (ER) modeling. Students will leave the course with a good working knowledge of database technology.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
Oracle & Microsoft SQL Server
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          19110 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, October 14, 7:10 p.m.-9:10 p.m., BS-159
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 03-Oct 15
Oracle & Microsoft SQL Server
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          20064 Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, October 15, 11:10 a.m.-1:10 p.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISP 352    Intermediate SQL    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISP 351.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course builds upon the Introduction to Relational Databases and SQL course with more in-depth SQL constructs common to most commercial database products and extensions to the SQL language. Topics include: complex joins including inner and outer joins, correlated subqueries, complex table definition, table and column constraints, Union, Intersection, Minus, triggers, procedures and packages.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
Microsoft SQL Server
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          19112 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, December 10, 1:20 p.m.-3:20 p.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISP 360    Introduction to Structured Programming    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 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. Sample topics include typed variables and constants, operators, control structures, standard libraries, arrays, pointers, I/O with keyboard/monitor and files, and an introduction to objects. The specific topics will change as the programming language changes. The course may be taken two times for credit using two different versions of the programming language.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MS VIsual C++10 Express Edition
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          17662 
Textbook
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LAB G.Chapman            CRC MAIN BS 145A           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/chapmag for more information. The course Web site will be enabled at the orientation. Required attendance for on campus orientation and final.
Orientation: Tuesday, August 23, 4:00 p.m.-7:05 p.m., BS-145A
Final: Saturday, December 10, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., BS-114
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISP 370    Beginning Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310 or CISP 300
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers development of Windows-based desktop applications using VB.NET. Topics include best practices for GUI design, use of the Visual Studio .NET development software, organizing code into procedures and modules, calculation techniques, input data validation, file I/O, variable scope, arrays, multiple-window applications, and class development. This course is designed for students who want a strong foundation in building GUI applications and transfer MIS majors. The course may be taken three times with different versions of the Visual Basic language.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MS Visual Basic 2010 Express Edition
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          20150 
Textbook
T         07:15PM-10:20PM LAB G.Chapman            CRC MAIN BS 145A           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/chapmag for more information. The course Web site will be enabled at the orientation. Required attendance for on campus orientation and final.
Orientation: Tuesday, August 23, 7:15 p.m.-10:20 p.m., BS-145A
Final: Saturday, December 10, 3:10 p.m.-5:10 p.m., BS-114
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISP 400    Object Oriented Programming with C++    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 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 intermediate C++ course designed to further enhance the students abilities to design and develop object-oriented programs. Included is an emphasis in higher level programming skills' development. Detailed information into class design and implementation, function templates, dynamic data allocation, pointers, strings, arrays, control structures, operator overloading, inheritance, virtual functions, polymorphism, data stream input and output, exception handling and file processing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MS Visual C++ 2010 Express
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          19118 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/sonny/OnlineOrientation.html and login into the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus and information by the first week of class to remain in the class.
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, December 9, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m., BS-145A


CISP 401    Object Oriented Programming with Java    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 object oriented programming using the Java language. The student will learn the Java programming language as well as the Java compiler. Topics will include: creating Java applications, writing Java applet, using the control statements, creating Java methods, declaring Java arrays, object-based programming, object-oriented programming: inheritance and polymorphism, handling strings and characters, controlling graphics by using graphics and Java 2D, generating graphics by using graphical user interface components, exception handling, multithreading, and managing files and streams handling.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
JDK 6.0 or NetBeans IDE 6.9.1
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          19144 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/sonny/OnlineOrientation.html and login into the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus and information by the first week of class to remain in the class.
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, December 9, 10:10 a.m.-12:10 p.m., BS-145A


CISP 430    Data Structures    4 Units

Prerequisite: The student must have satisfactorily completed a course in intermediate programming in the language of the structures course being offered. For example: CISP400 or CISP409 with a grade of "C" or better.
Enrollment Limitation: The student must have satisfactorily completed a course in intermediate programming in the language of the structures course being offered. For example: CISP 409 or 400.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course applies a case study approach which incorporates techniques for systematic problem analysis, program specification, design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation of large programs. Advanced language features related to strings, non-text files, pointers, recursion, and object-oriented programming methodology are covered. Data structures include stacks, queues, trees, lists, etc. Searching and sorting techniques are discussed. Student may receive four units of credit for each topic offered. Consult the class schedule for specific topics. This course may be taken four times for credit. Note - As this course is a data structure course designed to further enhance the students' abilities to design and develop object-oriented programs, the programming language used in the course could be different. Repeating students will use different programming language from the programming language he/she previously used to complete the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MS Visual C++ 2010 Express
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          17804 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/sonny/OnlineOrientation.html and login into the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus and information at the first week of class to remain in the class.
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Friday, December 9, 12:20 p.m.-2:20 p.m., BS-145A


CISP 440    Discrete Structures for Computer Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 370 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: CISP 430
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the discrete structures used in Computer Science with an emphasis on their applications. Topics covered include: counting methods, elementary formal logic and set theory, recursive programming and algorithm analysis, digital logic and combinational circuits, regular expressions, and finite state automata.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC D.Anaya              CRC MAIN BS 145A         28759 
Textbook

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 19, 2011