Fall 2016 Class Schedule (FLC)



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BUSTEC 102    Computer Keyboarding 10-Key    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the numeric keypad and develops the ability to key information into a computer with speed and accuracy. Simulated employment tests based on industry standards are included. Students are required to have access to a computer with a 10-key key pad, the Internet, and an active Los Rios e-mail account.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 12
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16043 
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TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16249 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 110    Business Procedures for Professional Success    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 100, BUSTEC 307.1, BUSTEC 307.2, BUSTEC 333, CISA 308, CISA 310, CISA 320, or ENGWR 101
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course prepares students to perform various information processing procedures and problem solving tasks required to support both today s office systems and those of the future. Students learn critical thinking, problem solving, teamwork, supervision skills, office procedures, and information processing technologies to manage their work, as well as necessary attributes of an office professional. These skills will provide the background for advancement to supervision and management positions. Primary emphasis is on processing documents using introductory skills in word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, and e-mail. Also included are managing information storage and retrieval, and coordinating office communications, to improve the efficiency of office functions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16004 
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This is a traditional course modified to be online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 307.1    Intro Keyboarding/Application    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This intensive introductory computer-keyboard course emphasizes operating alphabetic, numeric, and symbol keys by touch. It includes computer-keyboarding techniques, speed-and-accuracy development, proofreading proficiency, and the use of essential computer-keyboarding information. Students will need access to a computer, the Internet, and an active Los Rios e-mail account.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 12
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16142 
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TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LAB E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FL2 240           
This is a hybrid course in which 40% of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16144 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 307.2    Intermediate Keyboarding/Application    2 Units

Prerequisite: BUSTEC 307.1 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This intensive computer-keyboard formatting course emphasizes application of the following formatting concepts: horizontal and vertical centering, business letter styles, memorandums, tables, and reports. The course includes developing proofreading proficiency, reinforcing communication skills, developing speed and accuracy, and using the features of a current office-level word processing program. Students need access to a computer with Internet access and an active e-mail account. This class is not open to students who have completed BUSTEC 303.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16146 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.Swithenbank        Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~swithen. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at swithee@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 331    Exploring Computer Environments and the Internet    1 Unit

Same As: CISC 308
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: The course focuses on the most common hardware components used in personal computers, file management, and the Internet. Topics include the basic components of a computer system, file management principles, and Internet fundamentals. This course meets requirements for several FLC Business certificates and degrees. Students should have access to a computer and the Internet. They should have an active Los Rios e-mail account. They should have some computer media to store data files such as a USB drive. This class is not open to students who have previously taken CISC 308.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 12
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Millington         Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19219 
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TBA       TBA             LAB J.Millington         Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please contact the instructor at millinj@flc.losrios.edu.


BUSTEC 332    Integrated Business Projects    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 360, BUSTEC 363, CISA 300, or CISA 310
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course integrates office administration skills and procedures using a suite of computer applications. Course content integrates word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, and communication software to create, format, revise, share, and maintain business documents and data. Hands-on business projects are based on current office systems and incorporate problem-solving skills and real world business simulations. Students are required to have a USB (thumb drive) memory stick. This class is not open to students who have completed BUSTEC 120.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Hicks              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    16208 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. Prior to enrollment, students may review orientation information and course requirements at www.flc.losrios.edu/~bustec. Once enrolled, students may begin their coursework by logging in to the course website at D2L.losrios.edu, which will be accessible approximately 5 days prior to the start of the semester. For additional information, students can email the instructor at hicksc@flc.losrios.edu


BUSTEC 333    Exploring Word Processing and Presentation Software    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 308
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 307.1 and CISC 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the student to word processing and presentation software. The basic features and skills of creating, editing, formatting, inserting tables and graphics, and enhancing word-processed documents and graphic presentations are covered. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have completed CISA 308.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19227 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~heiler


BUSTEC 360    Beginning Word Processing    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 300
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 307.1 and CISC 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to the use of word processing programs. The course includes basic word processing operations: creating, editing, formatting, saving, retrieving, and printing text documents. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have completed CISA 300.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 12
Word 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      19194 
Textbook
W         10:30AM-12:35PM LAB E.Swithenbank        FLC MAIN FL2 240           
This is a hybrid course in which one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


BUSTEC 363    Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 310
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 and MATH 20
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to introduce the student to the use of spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel. The course will include designing a spreadsheet, developing formulas for accurate automatic calculations, using spreadsheet functions, producing charts, and developing "what-if" models based upon relative and absolute cell referencing. Students will apply mathematical concepts and skills. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have taken CISA 310.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 12
Excel 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19199 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~heiler



Topic is MS Excel 2013


BUSTEC 364    Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets    1 Unit

Same As: CISA 311
Prerequisite: BUSTEC 363 or CISA 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course will extend the capabilities of students who have started to use electronic spreadsheet software. Topics and laboratory assignments will include using multiple worksheets and workbooks, web tools, scenario management, goal seek, solver, imported data, and the lookup function. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Students must have an active Los Rios e-mail account. This course is not open to students who have completed CISA 311.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
Excel 2013
TBA       TBA             LEC F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19201 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB F.Heiler             Off Campus RCC ONLINE      
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet, and have an active email address. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~heiler



Topic is MS Excel 2013

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: November 30, 2016