Summer 2018 Class Schedule (CRC)



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CISS 310    Network Security Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISN 300 and 304 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the fundamental principles and topics of Information Technology security and Risk Management at the organizational level. It also addresses hardware, software, processes, communications, applications, and policies and procedures with respect to cyber-security. In addition, this course prepares students for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
CompTIA Security+

TBATBALECL.ParksCRC MAIN Online 12387Textbook
CompTIA Security+
TBATBALABL.ParksCRC MAIN Online
Online class.

Online Orientation. Please go to the course's website http://canvas.losrios.edu the first week of school to read the syllabus, view the orientation video and take the quiz. Students, who do not take the Orientation Quiz by Sunday, June 17 will be dropped from the class. Please contact Professor Parks at
parksl@crc.losrios.edu if you have any questions.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Friday, August 3, 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m., BS 145B


CISS 342    Implementing Linux Operating System Security    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: The UNIX family of operating systems is prized by developers and other IT professionals for their flexibility and openness. Vulnerabilities in standard configurations, however, can make UNIX systems susceptible to security threats. For the many organizations that depend upon UNIX systems, protection against intrusion is an absolute requirement. This course provides the knowledge and skills you need to establish security for the Linux platform. It will present in depth explanations of operating system security features as well as step-by-step configuration guides for proper operating system configuration. This course also will cover the knowledge and skills students will need to maintain the integrity, authenticity, availability, and privacy of data.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03

TBATBALECD.PerkinsCRC MAIN Online 11571Textbook
TBATBALABD.PerkinsCRC MAIN Online
Online class.
Online Orientation. For additional online course information go to
http://elearning.losrios.edu and check D2L the first week of class for further instructions.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Friday, August 3, 4:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m., BS-153


CISS 356     Introduction to Information Assurance    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the network security specialist to the various methodologies for attacking a network. Students will be introduced to the concepts, principles, and techniques, supplemented by hands-on exercises, for attacking and disabling a network within the context of properly securing a network. The course will emphasize network attack methodologies with the emphasis on student use of network attack techniques and tools and appropriate defenses and countermeasures. Students will receive course content information through a variety of methods: lecture and demonstration of hacking tools will be used in addition to a virtual environment. Students will experience a hands-on practical approach to penetration testing measures and ethical hacking.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03

TBATBALECJ.SpisakCRC MAIN Online 11573Textbook
W06:00PM-09:20PMLABJ.SpisakCRC MAIN BSS 153
Hybrid Class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructors and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.
Online Orientation. For additional online course information go to
http://elearning.losrios.edu the first week of class for further instructions.
Required attendance for on-campus final.
Final: Friday, August 3, 2:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m., BS-153

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 9, 2018