Summer 2012 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 topics such as 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. Students with limited computer knowledge should take this course in-class, not on-line.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
M         08:00AM-09:40AM LEC C.Hicks              FLC MAIN FL2 240         11137 
Textbook
M         09:50AM-11:30AM LAB C.Hicks              FLC MAIN FL2 240           


CISC 308    Exploring Computer Environments and the Internet    1 Unit

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 that were amended in 2010. This course does prepare students to take the MIS 1A challenge test at CSU Sacramento

Schedule: Four Week - First, Jun 11-Jul 06
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Hicks              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      11158 
Textbook
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/~hicks. 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
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Hicks              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        


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: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Cooper             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      11140 
Textbook
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 - Core    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity or job related to career goals.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include 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. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill a 16 hour 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. The course may be taken four times for credit, when there is new or expanded learning on the job, for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 11-Aug 03
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      12004 
Textbook
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.

W         05:00PM-06:40PM LAB S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       11136 Textbook
6.75 hours TBA per week.

Summer 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: August 2, 2012