Summer 2015 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 08-Jul 17
MS Office 2013 & Internet Explorer 13
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Duffy              CRC MAIN Online          10713 
Textbook
Online class.
For more information please go to Professor Duffy's website http://www.crc.losrios.edu/faculty/duffym

Required attendance for on-campusorientation and final.
Orientation: Monday, June 8, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., BS-145B
Final: Thursday, July 16, 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 22-Jul 31
MS Office 2013 & Internet Explorer 13
MW        08:00AM-10:50AM LEC R.Biel               Elk Grove EGA 202        10862 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: This course is an introduction to how the Internet works and how to effectively use basic Internet services. Topics include browser basics, search engines and search techniques, E-mail, the World Wide Web, Internet security, Internet resources, the Cloud, social networking, and building basic web pages using HTML.

Schedule: Six Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 17
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          10864 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation.
Class and online orientation will be available to start on Monday, June 8. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Wednesday, June 10. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, July 11, 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 08-Jul 17
XHTML
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Fishman            CRC MAIN Online          10865 
Textbook
Online class.
Online Orientation.
Class and online orientation will be available to start on Monday, June 8. Enrolled students must complete Online Orientation by Wednesday, June 10. Please go to Professor Fishman's Web site at http://web.crc.losrios.edu/fishmaw
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Saturday, July 11, 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 08-Jul 17
Microsoft Windows 8 & Internet Explorer 11
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Geissler           CRC MAIN Online          10820 
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 16, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 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 BUS 140; C-ID ITIS 120)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 31
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10703 
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 1, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., BS-125. For additional online course information go to http://www.crc.losrios.edu/de

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Parks              CRC MAIN Online          10745 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 30, 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m., BS-153

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Jun 15-Aug 05
MTWTh     01:30PM-02:55PM LEC T.Stassi             Elk Grove EGA 202        10866 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: Four Week - First, Jun 08-Jul 02
Red Hat Linux
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          10772 
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: Thursday, July 2, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., BS 125
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. Consult the class schedule for specific operating system offered.

Schedule: Four Week - Second, Jul 06-Jul 31
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Osman              CRC MAIN Online          11518 
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, August 1, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., BS-125.
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 08-Jul 31
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Huang              CRC MAIN Online          10840 
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 30, 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 08-Jul 31
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      10727 
Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Tuesday, June 9th, 10:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in WIN-153
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      10786 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance for on campus Orientation: Wednesday, June 10th, 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

Summer 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: August 3, 2015