Summer 2014 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 09-Jul 18
MS Office 2013 & Internet Explorer 13
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              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.

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 17, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., BS-145A
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

Schedule: Six Week - Second, Jun 23-Aug 01
MS Office 2013 & Internet Explorer 13
MW        08:00AM-10:50AM LEC D.Evans              Elk Grove EGA 202        11485 Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.


CISC 305    Introduction to the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 302 or 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: Students will learn how the Internet works, how to connect, and how to use the basic services. Topics will include the World Wide Web, E-mail, chat, news groups and mailing lists, Telnet, and file Transfer protocol (FTP). Students will also be introduced to HyperText markup Language (HTML).

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 18
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          11489 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation.
Class and online orientation will be available to start on Monday, June 9. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Wednesday, June 11. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, July 12, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., BS-145B
For additional online course information go to http://crc.losrios.edu/de


CISC 306    Introduction to Web Page Creation    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISC 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The student will be able to produce a Web page, including design, layout, construction, and presentation. HTML will be used to format a Web page.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 18
XHTML
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          11491 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation.
Class and online orientation will be available to start on Monday, June 9. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Wednesday, June 11. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, July 12, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., BS-145B
For additional online course information go to http://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, Intel-based PCs and the Windows operating system. The fundamentals of the Internet and Internet tools are introduced, as well as effective electronic communication.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 09-Jul 18
Microsoft Windows 8 & Internet Explorer 11
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          10809 
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 Geissler's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/geisslm/courseintroduction.htm for additional required on campus exams.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 17, 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: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10686 
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 www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm

Required attendance for on campus final.
Final: August 2, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., CAC-132
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          10728 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.
For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Thursday, July 31, 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m., BS-153

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 16-Aug 06
MTWTh     11:00AM-12:25PM LEC T.Stassi             Elk Grove EGA 202        11492 Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.


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: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
Red Hat Linux
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10756 
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 www.crc.losrios.edu/Faculty_and_Staff/Faculty_Websites/Osman_Mohammed.htm
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, August 2, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., CAC-132
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: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          10834 
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.
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 31, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., BS-145A
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)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position or job related to career goals in Computer Information Science.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment in their major field of study or advancement within their career. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in transfer level degree occupational programs. Course content includes 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. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to participate in a weekly 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. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 09-Aug 01
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          10710 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Thursday, June 12th, 6:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m. in WIN-106
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             CRC MAIN Online          10772 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Saturday, June 14th, 4:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m. in WIN-106
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             CRC MAIN Online          11794 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Saturday, June 14th, 4:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m. in WIN-106
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 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: October 7, 2014