Fall 2018 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISS 300    Introduction to Information Systems Security    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Some experience and/or coursework in networking.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is intended for beginner users who want to increase their understanding of information security issues and practices. It is intended for end users who use computers at home or in the office. The course covers all of the need-to-know information about staying secure, including up-to-date information on relevant topics such as protecting mobile devices and wireless local area networks. Students will learn how to maintain a secure environment and avoid security attacks through a series of real-life user experiences, hands-on projects, and case projects.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17

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Online class.
Online Orientation. For the orientation and more information please go to
http://www.d2l.losrios.edu
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Tuesday, October 10, 7:45 p.m.-9:45 p.m., BS-145B


CISS 310    Network Security Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISN 300 and 304 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the fundamental principles and topics of Information Technology security and Risk Management at the organizational level. It also addresses hardware, software, processes, communications, applications, and policies and procedures with respect to cyber-security. In addition, this course prepares students for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
CompTIA Security+

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CompTIA Security+
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Online Class.
Online Orientation. After enrolling, please log on to
http://crc.losrios.edu/de for additional online course information.Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, December 9, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., BS-153


CISS 330    Implementing Internet Security and Firewalls    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: With the increased connectivity to the Internet and the wide availability of automated cracking tools, organizations can no longer simply rely on operating system security to protect their valuable corporate data. The firewall has emerged as a primary tool used to prevent unauthorized access. Students will learn how to allow access to key services while maintaining your organization's security, as well as how to implement firewall-to-firewall Virtual Private Networks (VPNs).

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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M07:00PM-09:35PMLABJ.Spisak TBA TBA
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.


CISS 360    Computer Forensics and Investigation    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISC 308
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the methods used to properly conduct a computer forensics investigation beginning with a discussion of ethics, while mapping to the objectives of the International Association of Computer Investigative Specialists (IACIS) certification. Topics covered include an overview of computer forensics as a profession; the computer investigation process; understanding operating systems boot processes and disk structures; data acquisition and analysis; technical writing; and a review of familiar computer forensics tools.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

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Th06:00PM-09:05PMLABD.PerkinsCRC MAIN BSS 153
Hybrid Class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: May 23, 2018