Spring 2016 Class Schedule (FLC)



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CISP 300    Algorithm Design/Problem Solving    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 310
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the Computer Science major to methods for solving classical computer problems through algorithm design. Topics covered include introduction to structured design, control structures, arrays, object oriented programming, and file processing. Students will learn how to assess and analyze computer problems in a top-down, divide-and-conquer approach that leads to a programming solution. It also includes creating programming plans and detailed design documents from which source code versions of programs will be created.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 14
T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC D.Tully              Rancho RCC1 125          19598 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Tully              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19598 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Hendricks          FLC MAIN FL5 109         16262 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         16363 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         19597 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC S.Srivatsa           FLC MAIN FL1 104         15970 Textbook


CISP 351    Introduction to Relational Database Design and SQL    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce relational database technology, normalization, entity relationships, logical model design, and ISO-ANSI standard Structured Query Language (SQL). Topics covered include: database design, basic properties of a relational database such as relations, tables, primary keys, foreign keys and principles of normalization, simple SQL select statements, sorting and grouping data, joining tables, subqueries and views. The database design section focuses on logical model design and entity-relationship (E-R) modeling. Students will leave the course with a good working knowledge of database technology.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Sparks             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16439 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at sparksm@flc.losrios.edu


CISP 354    Introduction to Relational Database Administration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISP 352
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to administering a relational database management system (RDBMS). Topics include managing users, privileges, resources, tablespaces, creating an operational database, managing database files, how to start up and shut down an instance or database, the data dictionary, transaction processing, and backup and recovery issues. Completion will provide students with sufficient knowledge for an entry level database administrator (DBA) position in industry.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 14
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Sparks             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16364 
Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at sparksm@flc.losrios.edu


CISP 360    Introduction to Structured Programming    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to structured programming. The topics covered include: top-down design, input/output considerations, control structures and flow control, variables, constants, the use of libraries, simple to intermediate data structures, functions, and arguments. An introduction into objects will be included. (C-ID COMP 112; C-ID COMP 122)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
T         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC S.Allen              Rancho RCC1 125          19603 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Allen              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19603 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~allens

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
C on LINUX
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15693 Textbook
This is an online course.Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at fowlerc@flc.losrios.edu.

C on LINUX
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 9           16332 Textbook
C on LINUX
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16332 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.

C on Visual Studio
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 13          16365 Textbook
C on Visual Studio
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16365 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above.


CISP 370    Beginning Visual Basic    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the Visual Basic programming language. Students will design Console and Graphical User Interface programs for the Windows environment. Topics include control structures such as simple sequence, decisions, iteration, procedures events, properties, error handling, form handling, and the use of typical controls such as buttons, textboxes, checkboxes, and listboxes. This course will provide students with a foundation in the use of objects, object libraries, and object-oriented-event-driven programming techniques.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
W         07:00PM-10:10PM LEC D.Tully              Rancho RCC1 211          19604 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Tully              Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19604 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 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.


CISP 400    Object Oriented Programming with C++    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to object-oriented programming using the C++ programming language. This course is designed to enhance students' abilities to implement object-oriented programs and to further develop programming proficiency. Detailed topics include classes, storage class and scope, encapsulation, polymorphism, inheritance, function overloading and overriding, virtual functions, operator overloading, templates, exception handling, stream I/O, file processing, and the Standard Template Library. Also covered are introductions to Graphical User Interface (GUI) development using class libraries, and object oriented design methodology.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FL5 109         19605 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Fowler             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 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.

W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC G.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL5 13          20085 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB G.Johnson            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately 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.


CISP 401    Object Oriented Programming with Java    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to Object Oriented Programming using the Java language. Topics include: objects, classes, UML, function overloading, inheritance, static and dynamic class relationships, polymorphism, components, graphical user interfaces, event driven programming, class associations, interfaces, error handling, threads, file I/O, testing and debugging.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
T         06:00PM-10:05PM LEC W.Taylor             FLC MAIN FL5 11          19607 
Textbook


CISP 430    Data Structures    4 Units

Prerequisite: CISP 360
Advisory: CISP 400
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a course in data structures for computer science. Topics include time complexity analysis and big-O notation, recursion, searching and sorting, linked lists, stacks, queues, priority queues, binary trees, B-trees, graphs, hashing, and basic encryption algorithms.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Ross               FLC MAIN FL5 11          16366 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Ross               FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is a hybrid course in which approximately one-half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet on campus once a week during the times listed above. For more information, please see www.flc.losrios.edu/~ross

Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 16, 2016