Spring 2013 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, Jan 19-Mar 18
CompTIA Server+
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          14669 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Required attendance for on-campus Orientation and Final.
Orientation: Saturday, January 19, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., BS-153
Final: Saturday, March 16, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., BS-153
Students may attend optional classroom Lab meetings. For more information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://www.professorparks.org/spring2013.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.


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, Jan 19-Mar 18
MS Windows 7 Enterprise
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          14779 
Textbook
T         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.

Required attendance for on-campus Orientation and Final.
Orientation and first Lab meeting: Tuesday, January 22, 6:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m., BS-153
Final: Tuesday, March 19, 6:00 p.m.-9:10 p.m., BS-153
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, Mar 19-May 16
70-643: Microsoft Windows Server 2008
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          15192 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Online Orientation. For the orientation and more information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://www.professorparks.org/spring2013.html
Required attendance for on-campus Final.
Final: Saturday, May 18, 1:20 p.m.-3:20 p.m., BS-153


CISN 320    Designing Windows Directory Services    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISN 306 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to design a Microsoft Windows directory services infrastructure in an enterprise network. At the end of the course, students will be able to describe guidelines for gathering business and administrative information from an organization, and explain how an architect uses that information to design an Active Directory structure for an enterprise; design an Active Directory naming strategy; develop a plan to secure and delegate administrative authority over Active Directory objects based on the administrative model of an organization; identify business needs and scenarios that may require modifications of the Active Directory schema, create an Active Directory design based on administrative Group Policy requirements defined by business needs; design a site topology for a multi-domain organization; and design an Active Directory replication plan based on the site topology design.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
70-646: Windows Server 2008 Administrator
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          19147 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.
Required attendance for on-campus Orientation and Final.
Orientation: Saturday, January 19, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., BS-153
Final: Saturday, May 18, 11:10 a.m.-1:10 p.m., BS-153
Students may attend optional classroom Lab meetings. For more information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://www.professorparks.org/spring2013.html
The Labs may be done "online" if a student has a computer with a good Internet connection and meets the minimal requirements to operate VMware Player http://www.vmware.com/products/player/faqs.html
Nevertheless, Professor Parks will hold some on-campus "drop-in Labs" for students who are more interested in doing them at the college or do not meet all the above requirements (details to follow).


CISN 374    Messaging Server Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISN 302 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with the knowledge and skills required to deploy and administer/support Microsoft Exchange Server. This course covers use of Exchange Server to create and manage recipient objects; maintain an existing Exchange Server organization, as well as design and implement a new organization; create and manage public folders; perform basic backup procedures; monitor server performance and configure link monitors between connected sites; and manage electronic forms in an organization. The student will also create and configure the various messaging connectors; configure directory and public folders replication; and configure Exchange Server for connectivity to the Internet. The course also examines how Exchange Server provides for connectivity to foreign messaging systems such as Lotus cc: Mail, Lotus Notes, and Microsoft Mail and Schedule+.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          19863 
Textbook
T         07:00PM-10:05PM 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 Tuesday, March 19, 7:00 p.m.-10:05 p.m. in room BS-153. In addition to attending the campus in-person orientation, you must also visit Professor Ahmadi's orientation Web site at a href="http://://dcbsp.drivehq.com/OnlineOrientation.htm

Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: June 20, 2013