Fall 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISW 300    Web Publishing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 305
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to publishing on the Internet's World Wide Web (www). Topics include creating www pages with the HyperText Markup Language (html), organizing a series of pages into a website, and uploading web pages to a server. The course makes extensive use of the computer tools necessary to insert html tags, create images, and view web documents. This course prepares apprentice web designers and publishers to identify the information dissemination needs of a client, design appropriate World Wide Web solutions, and implement it.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
HTML/XHTML
T         07:30PM-08:50PM LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN BS 145B         14078 
Textbook
HTML/XHTML
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          14078 Textbook
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Online class information will be available at the first class meeting held on Tuesday, August 27, 7:30 p.m.-8:50 p.m.
Please note that this class meets on-campus each week in addition to the online component. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de


CISW 321    Web Site Development using Dreamweaver    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 305
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the use of Dreamweaver, a visual Web-authoring tool, to develop and implement Web sites. The topics covered include creating Web pages that contain text, images, links, tables, frames, forms, Cascading Style Sheets and image maps, as well as enhancing Web pages Flash elements and built-in scripting. Additional topics include developing effective Web site structures, using Web site management tools, Web site documentation, making global updates to a Web site, and extending Dreamweaver. Students will work individually and as a member of a team to plan, implement, test, and evaluate Web sites.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
Adobe Dreamweaver
T         06:00PM-07:20PM LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN BS 145B         14405 
Textbook
Adobe Dreamweaver
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          14405 Textbook
Hybrid Class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Online class information will be available at the first class meeting held on Tuesday, August 27, 6:00 p.m.-7:20 p.m. in BS-145B.
Please note that this class meets on campus each week, in addition to the online component. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de


CISW 326    Intermediate Web Site Development using Dreamweaver    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 321 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course will reinforce and deepen many Dreamweaver topics covered in the beginning course CISW 321 by providing a more in-depth approach. In addition the course will introduce the other Adobe components such as Flash, Flash Script, and content management using Contribute software. Other topics covered include the following: advanced page formatting using style sheets, web site behaviors, work flow enhancement, templates, libraries, dynamic data, search functions, shopping cart functions, site security, user authentication, and other web services.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          14983 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Class and Online Orientation will be available to start on Saturday, October 19. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Tuesday, October 22.

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, December 14, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-153


CISW 350    Imaging for the Web    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 306 and CISW 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course takes a look at designing graphics for the web. Using industry standard graphic software, students will create original graphics as well as manipulate found imagery. Through lecture, demonstration and hands-on methods as well as class/instructor critiques, students will understand the process for designing graphics for use on the World Wide Web. Topics include developing graphic elements for a web site using a visual theme, creating buttons and intuitive navigational elements, making background textures and images, understanding web file formats, scanning, and simple animations that enhance a web site.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Flash
M         06:00PM-08:05PM LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN BS 145B         14251 
Textbook


CISW 355    Web Imaging Projects    2 Units

Prerequisite: 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. Projects and simulations developing graphics for the web are created for the purpose of marketing and advertising on the Web. The steps, procedures, and common problems encountered when producing quality graphics for professional Web sites are discussed and practiced. Real and simulated projects will include the following: compressing and uploading times, cropping and resizing, digital camera imaging, retouching and fixing photographs, photographic special effects and filters, rasterizing text, implementing backgrounds, buttons, themes, image maps, slicing, and simple animations.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Flash
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          14736 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Class and Online Orientation will be available to start on Saturday, October 19. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Tuesday, October 22.

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, December 14, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., BS-153


CISW 400    Client-side Web Scripting    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISP 300 or CISW 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes the creation of dynamic and interactive web sites using a client-side scripting language such as JavaScript. 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: Other Term, Sep 14-Nov 23
JavaScript/AJAX
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          18826 
Textbook
Online class.

Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw Class and online orientation will be available to start on Saturday, September 14. Enrolled students must complete the Online Orientation by Tuesday,September 17.
Required attendance for on-campus Final.
Final: Saturday, November 23, 12:00 p:m.-2:00 p.m., BS-145B


CISW 440    XML: Introduction to Extensible Markup Language    2 Units

Prerequisite: CISW 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISA 320 or CISP 350
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: XML is a universal method for representing information that is especially well suited for distribution over the Internet. This course will address the most fundamental XML questions - what XML is, why it is needed, and how it can be used. Students will learn the most current, practical XML technologies available at the present time.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
XML
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          14407 
Textbook
Online class.
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/chapmag for the information about the textbook and the wait list policy.
The Desire2Learn page containing the course content will be available on Saturday, August 24th. Enrolled students must completed the orientation quiz by Tuesday, August 27th at 5 p.m. to remain in the course.

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, October 19, 9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m., BS-145A

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2013