Spring 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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CISC 300    Computer Familiarization    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
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, and the Internet will be emphasized. Students will be reading and interpreting written and oral instructions of a technical nature.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      17217 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have the appropriate software, Internet access, and a valid email address. Find your instructor's link at www.flc.losrios.edu/~csonline and then contact instructor one week before class starts, but no later than the first day of class, or the instructor may drop you as a no-show to add students from wait lists.

Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Hicks              El Dorado EDC C202       18381 Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-12:20PM LAB C.Hicks              El Dorado EDC C202         

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      17905 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have the appropriate software, Internet access, and a valid email address. Find your instructor's link at www.flc.losrios.edu/~csonline and then contact instructor one week before class starts, but no later than the first day of class, or the instructor may drop you as a no-show to add students from wait lists.


CISC 305    Introduction to the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISC 300 or 310.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
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: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
F         05:30PM-07:35PM LEC M.Davis              FLC MAIN FL5 109         18477 
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F         07:40PM-09:45PM LAB M.Davis              FLC MAIN FL5 109           


CISC 306    Introduction to Web Page Creation    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISC 305. Grade of "C" or better required to meet prerequisite.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
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. This course may be taken four times for credit on different software programs.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
Microsoft Expression
F         05:30PM-07:35PM LEC M.Davis              FLC MAIN FL5 109         18483 
Textbook
F         07:40PM-09:45PM LAB M.Davis              FLC MAIN FL5 109           


CISC 308    Exploring Computer Environments and the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course acquaints the student with the fundamentals of microcomputer hardware, software and computer networking.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      17221 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have the appropriate software, Internet access, and a valid email address. Find your instructor's link at www.flc.losrios.edu/~csonline and then contact instructor one week before class starts, but no later than the first day of class, or the instructor may drop you as a no-show to add students from wait lists.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      17225 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Shirley            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have the appropriate software, Internet access, and a valid email address. Find your instructor's link at www.flc.losrios.edu/~csonline and then contact instructor one week before class starts, but no later than the first day of class, or the instructor may drop you as a no-show to add students from wait lists.


CISC 310    Introduction to Computer Information Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the computer field covering the function and concepts of hardware, computer programming, application and operating software, data communications, the Internet, databases, employment opportunities, and the social impact of the computer. Students will be reading and interpreting written and oral instruction of a technical nature.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      17229 
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This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~ross

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 13          18077 Textbook


CISC 323    Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the Linux operating system for microcomputers. 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, Jan 16-Mar 15
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Cooper             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      18051 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Cooper             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~cooper


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 ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of CISC 323. It covers intermediate shell scripting to include decision-making logic, looping, nesting, and other scripting tools. Students will write simple Perl scripts, C and C++ programs, and will develop an interactive web page using the Common Gateway Interface.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Cooper             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      18055 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Cooper             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~cooper


CISC 498    Work Experience in Computer Information Science    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16869 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, January 20, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1-207; Thursday, January 21, 2010, from 3:00PM -5:00PM in FL4-133; Saturday, January 23, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1-207 and Tuesday, January 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00Pm in FL4-133. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      18731 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, January 20, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1-207; Thursday, January 21, 2010, from 3:00PM -5:00PM in FL4-133; Saturday, January 23, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1-207 and Tuesday, January 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00Pm in FL4-133. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

T         07:00PM-07:50PM LEC C.Knipp              Off Campus RCC 11        16873 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Knipp              Off Campus RCC             
3-9 hours TBA

W         05:30PM-06:20PM LEC S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       16877 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Pender             El Dorado TBA              
3-9 hours TBA

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: April 30, 2010