Summer 2013 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 10-Jul 19
MS Office 2010 & Internet Explorer 8
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          10707 
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 18, 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          10810 Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation.
For more information, please go to Professor Palm's Web site at http://crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Palm_Sue.htm
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Friday, July 19, 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 MIS1.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 10-Jul 19
Microsoft Windows 7 & Internet Explorer 8
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          10837 
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://web.crc.losrios.edu/sonny/OnlineOrientation.html and login into the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus, information, and class requirements.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 18, 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. (C-ID ITIS 120)

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 24-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10741 
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 3, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          10696 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, August 1, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., BS-125
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.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 10-Jun 29
Red Hat Linux
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10777 
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 29, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., BS-148
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 356    Introduction to Local Area Networks    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: From hubs to servers this course will introduce students to the exciting field of computer networking. Beginners will become comfortable with the concepts and vocabulary of computer networking and will gain hands-on experience in basic networking technology. Some topics include the Internet and its tools; the diversity of Network Operating Systems one can use in a Local Area Network; how to configure communication protocols, such as TCP/IP; the distinction between a Local Area Network and a Wide Area Network; and the fundamentals of network architecture and design.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 10-Jul 19
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          11456 
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://web.crc.losrios.edu/sonny/OnlineOrientation.html and login into the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu to get the class syllabus, information, and class requirements.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 18, 6:50 p.m.-8:50 p.m., BS-145B
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 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      10723 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Wednesday, June 12, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. in T-113A
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      10796 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Saturday, June 8th, 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 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 26, 2013