Spring 2015 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. Consult the class schedule for specific operating system offered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
Exam 70-410: Install & Config Windows Server 2012
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          16073 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class. Online Orientation. For the orientation and additional information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/parksl/.

Required attendance for on-campus Final. Final: Saturday, March 14, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., BS-153. For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de.


This exam is part one, of a series of three exams, which validate the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure into an existing enterprise environment. This exam will validate the initial implementation and configuration of the Windows Server 2012 core services, such as Active Directory and the networking services. This exam along with the remaining two exams will collectively validate the skills and knowledge necessary for implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 environment. Reference: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/exam.aspx?ID=70-410


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.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 17-Mar 16
Exam 70-687: Configuring Windows 8
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          15439 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Ahmadi              TBA TBA                   
Hybrid Class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Enrolled studens are required to attend nine on-campus labs class meetings from 7:00p.m. to 8:20 p.m. in room BS- 153 on Tuesday, January 20; February 3; February 17; March 3; March 17; April 7; April 21; May 5; May 19 and participate in class assignments and weekly class discussions online through eLearning http://www.eLearning.losrios.edu/de

Candidates for this exam are IT professionals who configure or support Windows 8 computers, devices, users and associated network and security resources. The networks with which these professionals typically work are configured as a domain-based or peer-to-peer environment with access to the Internet and cloud services. The IT professional could be a consultant, full-time desktop support technician, or an IT generalist who administers Windows 8- based computers and devices as a portion of their broader technical responsibilities. Reference: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/exam.aspx?IS+70-687

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  CRC MAIN Online          21210 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Hybrid Class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Enrolled studens are required to attend nine on-campus labs class meetings from 7:00p.m. to 8:20 p.m. in room BS- 153 on Tuesday, January 20; February 3; February 17; March 3; March 17; April 7; April 21; May 5; May 19 and participate in class assignments and weekly class discussions online through eLearning http://www.eLearning.losrios.edu/de

Candidates for this exam are IT professionals who configure or support Windows 8 computers, devices, users and associated network and security resources. The networks with which these professionals typically work are configured as a domain-based or peer-to-peer environment with access to the Internet and cloud services. The IT professional could be a consultant, full-time desktop support technician, or an IT generalist who administers Windows 8- based computers and devices as a portion of their broader technical responsibilities. Reference: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/exam.aspx?IS+70-687


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.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
70-411: Windows Server Pro: Manage and Administer
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          15681 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online            
Online class. Online Orientation. For the orientation and additional information please go to Professor Parks' Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/parksl/.

Required attendance for on-campus Final.

Final: Thursday, May 14, 6:00 p.m.-8:00p.m BS 153.,
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISN 303    Network Administration - Linux Server    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISC 324 and 356 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides introductory coverage of Linux Network Administration. The course maps to the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam, and to SAIR/GNU's Linux Networking course. Specific course topic coverage includes: introducing Linux; exploring the desktop; using the Shell; understanding users and file systems; understanding text processing; managing processes; using network clients; installing Linux; understanding system initialization; managing software packages and file systems; managing users; configuring networks; system and kernel management; writing Shell scripts; and advanced topics and troubleshooting. The course requires many hands-on projects, which allow students to practice what they learn.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Spisak             CRC MAIN Online          20105 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Spisak             CRC MAIN Online            
Online class.

Online Orientation. For the orientation and more information please go to Adjunct Professor Spisak┐s Web site at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/spisakj
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, May 14, 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m., BS-153
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu .
Linux+ introduces students to the knowledge and skills needed to manage all Linus distributions. Specifically, this course covers the objectives outlined by CompTIA for its Linux+ exam and certification, an international industry credential that offers proof knowledge. Not only does this course prepare students for the CompTIA Linux+ exam, it offers an excellent way to begin preparing for the Novell Certification Linux Professional (Novell CLP) practicum exam. In fact, after completing this course, student will have acquired one-third the knowledge needed to become a full Novell CLP, the ideal certification for people interested in becoming Linux administrators.


CISN 378    Database Administration for Microsoft SQL Server    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 technical skills required to install, configure, administer, and troubleshoot the client/server database management system of Microsoft SQL Server. The student will also learn to manage files and databases; choose and configure a login security method; plan and implement database permissions; secure SQL Server in an enterprise network; perform and automate administrative tasks; create custom administrative tools; monitor and optimize SQL Server performance; and replicate data from one SQL Server to another.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Ahmadi             CRC MAIN Online          15932 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Ahmadi              TBA TBA                   
Hybrid Class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
Enrolled students are required to attend eight on-campus lab class meetings from 7:00 p.m. to 8:20 p.m. in room BS-153 on Tuesdays, January 27; February 10; February 24; March 10; March 24; April 14; April 28; May 12; and participate in class assignments and weekly class discussions online through eLearning at http://eLearning.losrios.edu/de http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                  CRC MAIN Online          21212 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Hybrid Class- Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
Enrolled students are required to attend eight on-campus lab class meetings from 7:00 p.m. to 8:20 p.m. in room BS-153 on Tuesdays, January 27; February 10; February 24; March 10; March 24; April 14; April 28; May 12; and participate in class assignments and weekly class discussions online through eLearning at http://eLearning.losrios.edu/de http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 4, 2015