Spring 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, Jan 15-May 18
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Palm               CRC MAIN BS 125          18454 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Palm               CRC MAIN Online          20036 Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Palm's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/palms
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on campus midterm and final.
Midterm: Saturday, March 12, 1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m., BS-125
Final: Saturday, May 14, 1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m., BS-125


CISP 310    Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers    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 computer architecture using assembly language programs. Topics include: binary representation of data and instructions, memory addressing modes, subroutines and macros, operating system interrupts, processor architecture, and interfacing with high level languages.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MS Visual C++ 2008 Express Edition
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          20694 
Textbook
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB G.Chapman            CRC MAIN BS 145A           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://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: Wednesday, January 19, 6:00 p.m. - 9:05 p.m., BS-145A
Final: Monday, May 16, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., BS-128


CISP 350    Database Programming    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISA 320 with a grade of "C" or better; and three units in any programming language.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introductory course in programming database. The topics include analysis and design, modular programming, screen displays and menus, and multiple databases. Students may receive three units credit for each topic offered. Consult the class schedule for specific topics. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
Oracle & Microsoft SQL Server
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          21012 
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
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Sunday, May 15, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., BS-129


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, Jan 15-Mar 14
Oracle & Microsoft SQL Server
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          19824 
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
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Saturday, March 12, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., CAC-132


CISP 353    Application Development in a Client Server Environment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISP 352
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for the intermediate level SQL programmer to design, create and deploy GUI applications that access relational database management systems. Topics include: GUI design fundamentals, data control and access methods (remote and local), creating datasets, implementing joins, transaction processing, multi-user data access, record locking, and deploying and installing applications on client workstations.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          21014 
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
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Sunday, May 15, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-129


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, Jan 15-May 18
Microsoft Visual C++08 Express Edition
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          21016 
Textbook
T         03:45PM-06:50PM LAB G.Chapman            CRC MAIN BS 145B           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://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, January 18, 3:45 p.m.-6:50 p.m., BS 145B
Final: Saturday, May 14, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., BS-128


CISP 370    Beginning Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 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 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, Jan 15-May 18
Microsoft Visual Basic 08 Express Edition
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Chapman            CRC MAIN Online          21020 
Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB G.Chapman            CRC MAIN BS 145B           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom
Please go to Professor Chapman's Web site at http://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, January 18, 7:00 p.m.-10:05 p.m., BS-145B
Final: Saturday, May 14, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., BS-128
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CISP 371 Intermediate Visual BASIC      4 Units

This ADO.NET and ASP.NET course will be offered again in Fall 2012. This course is offered once every two years in the fall semester.
Contact Professor Greg Chapman at chapmag@crc.losrios.edu for more information.



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: 72 hours LEC
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: Other Term, Feb 05-Apr 30
MS Visual C++2008 Express Ed
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          19828 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://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: Saturday, April 30, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m., BS-145A


CISP 401    Object Oriented Programming with Java    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 or 370 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
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: Other Term, Feb 05-Apr 30
JDK 6.0 or NetBeans IDE 6.5
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          19852 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://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: Saturday, April 30, 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: CISP 409 or 400 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: 72 hours LEC
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.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 05-Apr 30
MS Visual C++ 2008 Express Ed
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          18610 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation. Students must take the online orientation at http://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: Saturday, April 30, 12:20 p.m.-2:20 p.m., BS-145A
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CISP 440 Discrete Structures for Computer Science 3 Units

This Computer Science transfer course will be offered again in Fall 2011. This course is offered once every two years in the fall semester.
Contact Professor Greg Chapman at chapmag@crc.losrios.edu for more information.

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 27, 2011