Spring 2015 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISA 305    Beginning Word Processing    2 Units

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 302 with a grade of "C" or better; or keyboarding speed verification at 25 wam or better.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This is a course designed to introduce students to the use of word processing programs. The course includes basic word processing operations: formatting, editing, saving, retrieving, printing text and creating and editing simple tables. It also includes business document formatting. Students may receive two units credit for each topic offered. Consult the class schedule for specific topics.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
Microsoft Word 2013
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN BS 145B         14617 
Textbook
 

Microsoft Word 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN Online          15065 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Olsen's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/olsenc to complete the required online orientation. It will become available one week prior to the start of the class. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Monday, March 16, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., BS-145A

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
Microsoft Word 2013
TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN BS 145B         15111 Textbook
Microsoft Word 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN Online          15126 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Friday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Olsen's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/olsenc to complete the required online orientation. It will become available one week prior to the start of the class. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, May 14, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., BS-146


CISA 306    Intermediate Word Processing    2 Units

Prerequisite: CISA 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This is a course designed to build upon previous training in the use of word processing. The course covers intermediate to advanced word processing features, such as styles, macros, outlines, document notations, forms, charts, and mail merge. Also covered are integrating word processing with other applications and creating documents for use on the Internet, i.e. web pages and e-mail attachments in word processing. Advanced business document formatting will also be included.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
Microsoft Word 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN Online          15351 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Friday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Olsen's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/olsenc to complete the required online orientation. It will become available one week prior to the start of the class. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on-campus final.

Final: Thursday, May 14, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-146


CISA 308    Exploring Word Processing and Presentation Software    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course introduces the student to the most widely used word processing and presentation software, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. The basic features and skills of creating, editing, formatting, inserting tables and graphics and enhancing Word documents and PowerPoint presentations are covered.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Apr 09-May 13
Microsoft Word & PowerPoint 2013
MW        09:00AM-10:25AM LEC R.Biel               CRC MAIN BS 153          16203 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC T.Stassi             Elk Grove EGA 202        20214 Textbook
Microsoft Word & PowerPoint 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Olsen              CRC MAIN Online          15165 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by midnight of the first day of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Olsen's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/olsenc to complete the required online orientation. It will become available one week prior to the start of the class. For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on-campus final.

Final: Wednesday, May 13, 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., BS-146


CISA 315    Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce the student to the use of spreadsheet programs. The course will include: designing a spreadsheet, developing formulas for automatic calculations, using special functions, developing what-if models, producing charts, performing spreadsheet data base functions, and producing reports. Students will be using mathematical concepts and skills.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
Microsoft Excel 2013
MW        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN BS 153          14621 
Textbook
Microsoft Excel 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          15066 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation. Complete the mandatory orientation online on Professor Duffy's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/duffm>
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Monday, March 16, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., BS-145B
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
Microsoft Excel 2013
TTh       08:15AM-10:20AM LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN BS 145B         15112 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          20628 Textbook
online
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Friday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Duffy's Web site at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/duffym.>

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, May 14, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., BS-153
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de.>


CISA 316    Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets    2 Units

Prerequisite: CISA 315 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the intermediate features of spreadsheet programs. The course will cover macros, data tables and lookup functions, logical expressions as well as advanced file operations, functions, and convenience commands. Students will follow spreadsheet templates and design their own sheets.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          20629 
Textbook
Online
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Friday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Duffy's Web site at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/duffym.

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, May 14, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., BS-153
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de.


CISA 318    Exploring Spreadsheet Software    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course acquaints the student with widely used spreadsheet software. The basic features and skills of editing a workbook, using basic formulas and functions in a workbook, formatting a workbook, inserting and formatting charts and graphics in a workbook and analyzing and presenting a workbook are covered.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Feb 26-Apr 08
Microsoft Excel 2013
MW        09:00AM-10:25AM LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN BS 153          19515 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC T.Stassi             Elk Grove EGA 202        20215 Textbook
Microsoft Excel 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          15166 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by midnight of the first day of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation.
Please go to Professor Geissler's Web site at web.crc.losrios.edu/geisslm/courseintroduction.htm. Required attendance for on-campus Final.
Final: Wednesday, April 8, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., BS 146
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de



CISA 320    Introduction to Database Management    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce the student to the use of database management programs on the computer. The course will include designing a database; accessing, searching and updating files; and designing and producing printed reports. Students will be reading and interpreting written and oral instructions of a technical nature.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          20070 
Textbook
Online class

Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.
Online Orientation. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm>

Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, March 14, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
Microsoft Access 2013
M         07:00PM-09:05PM LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN BS 145A         19516 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:35AM LEC E.Shih               CRC MAIN BS 145B         20117 Textbook


CISA 321    Intermediate Database Management    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISA 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course will extend the capabilities of students who have started to use a microcomputer database. Topics and laboratory will include complex relational databases, form design, intermediate report design, advanced queries, OLE objects, macros and an introduction to visual programming.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
Microsoft Access 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          20071 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class.

Online Orientation.
Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm.

Required attendance for on-campus Final.
Final: Sunday, May 17, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., BS-129
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de



CISA 330    Desktop Publishing    2 Units

Same As: JOUR 335
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310; and CISA 305
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an overview of desktop publishing (DTP) and a major desktop publishing application program. It includes page layout skills needed to produce newsletters, brochures, flyers, reports, and marketing material on the computer. Additionally it covers importing graphics and text, using palette menus, layers, master pages, and working with graphic and text frames. This course is the same as JOUR 335, and only one may be taken for credit.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          20073 
Textbook
Adobe InDesign
F         09:00AM-12:25PM LAB M.Duffy              CRC MAIN BS 145B           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
After enrolling, please login at the eLearning Web site for class information at http://elearning.losrios.edu


CISA 340    Presentation Graphics    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the use of the computer to generate graphics used in business. Topics covered include: hardware (screens, printers, input devices), software (paint, chart, CAD), types of graphics (pictures, graphs, charts, designs).

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
Microsoft Powerpoint 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          15352 
Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:10PM LAB M.Geissler           CRC MAIN BS 145B           
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 4, 2015