Summer 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISC 302    Computer Familiarization    2 Units

Same As: JOUR 330
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: BUSTEC 302
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This is an introductory course to provide general knowledge on how computers work, computer terminology and the impact of computers on society and the work environment. Beginning level hands-on instruction using an operating system, word processing software, spreadsheet software, database software, email and the Internet will be emphasized. Students will be reading and interpreting written and oral instructions of a technical nature. This course is the same as JOUR 330, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
MS Office 2010 & Internet Explorer 8
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          10867 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Students must take the online orientation at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/duffym
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 19, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., BS-145A
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

MS Office 2010 & Internet Explorer 8
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Palm               CRC MAIN Online          10983 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Students must take the online orientation at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/palms
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Friday, July 20, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., BS-145B
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 308    Exploring Computer Environments and the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course acquaints the student with the fundamentals of microcomputer hardware, software and computer networking, focusing on widely used hardware and operating systems, IBM PCs and the Windows operating system. The fundamentals of the Internet and Internet tools are introduced. This course meets the California State University, Sacramento, requirement for MIS1a.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
Microsoft Windows 7 & Internet Explorer 8
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          11015 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Students must take the online orientation and login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus and information.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 19, 4:40 p.m.-6:40 p.m., BS-145B
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 310    Introduction to Computer Information Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 302
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines information systems and their role in business, including database management systems, networking, e-commerce, ethics and security, and system infrastructure. Student will apply these concepts and related methods through hands-on projects to develop computer-based solutions to business problems.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 20
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          10856 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Please go to Professor Geissler's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/geisslm/courseintroduction.htm
Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 19, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., BS-125
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 25-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10904 Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, August 11, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 323    Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the Linux operating system for desktop computers. Concepts include kernels, file structures, Daemons, shells, GUIs, procedures for installing software, creation of user accounts, shell commands, scripts, and file security. Students may receive one-unit 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: Other Term, Jun 11-Jun 30
Red Hat Linux
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10950 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Short term, three week session. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, June 30, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-148
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 324    Intermediate Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISC 323 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the Linux operating system for desktop computers. It covers advanced shell scripting, C Shell, K Shell, and BASH. Other topics covered in this course include decision-making logic, looping, and nesting. Students may receive one-unit 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: Other Term, Jul 02-Jul 21
Red Hat Linux
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10951 
Textbook
Online class.
Please complete the following by 5 p.m. of the first Tuesday of class to avoid losing your seat in class or your position on the wait list.

Online Orientation.
Short term, three week session. Please go to Professor Osman's Web site at www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, July 21, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-148
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 498    Work Experience in Computer Information Science - Core    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      10883 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Friday, June 15, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. in T-115
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      10969 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Saturday, June 16, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. in T-115
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet 2) e-mail account

Summer 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: August 8, 2012