Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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CISC 110    Using ePortfolios    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: The course covers ePortfolios which is the electronic equivalent of portfolio applications. It is designed to demonstrate how students can assemble digital content files of any types and structured data forms to build multiple, tailored views of these items, and share each of the views with appropriate third parties over the Internet. Students will learn how to include work samples, grades and essays, biographical information, in-progress course work, digital media, special versions of different resumes for different jobs, reference letters, transcripts, writing samples, and other work products.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
Th        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC C.Ing                SCC MAIN BUS 221         25608 
Textbook
On-Campus



CISC 300    Computer Familiarization    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Completion of BUSTEC 300.1 or BUSTEC 100.1 with a grade of "C" or better or touch typing at 28 wpm.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course acquaints students with how computers are used in the home and in business functions. The course will emphasize microcomputers, how they work, how they can be used, and the terminology of the computer world. Microcomputer applications using the Windows environment will be presented, and hands-on laboratory assignments will be given. This course does not serve as a prerequisite to computer science programming courses, but does serve as a prerequisite/advisory for Computer Information Science application courses. The course is specially designed for students wishing a very general, non-technical, introductory course in computers.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
MW        08:00AM-09:05AM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 219         29856 
Textbook
MW        09:10AM-10:15AM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 219           
NEW SECTION - 29856 as of 7/18/11
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         24450 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-02:05PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         24454 Textbook
MW        02:10PM-03:15PM LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         30137 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
NEW SECTION - 30137 - as of 7/27/11
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-06:35PM LEC L.Bair               West Sac WSC 220         28633 Textbook
MW        06:45PM-07:50PM LAB L.Bair               West Sac WSC 220           
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         24466 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-02:50PM LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         29860 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-07:50PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
NEW SECTION - 29860 as of 7/18/11
On-Campus



CISC 305    Introduction to the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISC 300 or CISC 310 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course explains how the Internet works, how to connect, and how to use Internet services. Laws that guide the use of the Internet will be covered. Other topics include Internet protocols, e-mail, news groups, discussion lists, connecting to a remote server, File Transfer Protocol (FTP), World Wide Web, and emerging technologies.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
W         01:00PM-02:05PM LEC S.Feder              SCC MAIN BUS 219         25610 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Feder               TBA TBA                 25610 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This is a combination of face-to-face and online instruction. Students are expected to attend during the times indicated above, and will need a computer with Internet access for the online portion.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          26664 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
W         01:00PM-02:05PM LEC S.Feder              SCC MAIN BUS 219         29676 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Feder               TBA TBA                 29676 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This is a combination of face-to-face and online instruction. Students are expected to attend during the times indicated above, and will need a computer with Internet access for the online portion.



CISC 310    Introduction to Computer Information Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 300 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the computer field covering the function and purpose of computer hardware and software, computer programming concepts, productivity software, employment opportunities, and the social impact of the computer.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         24914 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         24912 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         24916 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 204         25266 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 204         27438 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 103         30244 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 30244 - as of 8/12/11
On-Campus

T         06:00PM-07:20PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 103         24918 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Dixon               TBA TBA                 24918 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This is a combination of face-to-face and online instruction. Students are expected to attend during the times indicated above, and will need a computer with Internet access for the online portion.



CISC 320    Operating Systems    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISC 300 or CISC 310 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the students to the microcomputer operating system. The student will become familiar with basic features, file and program management, disk management commands, and menus. This course may be taken three times for credit for different operating systems.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TTh       02:00PM-03:05PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221         24546 
Textbook
TTh       03:10PM-04:15PM LAB B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          24886 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          25852 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



CISC 323    Linux Operating System    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: CISC 300 with a grade of "C" or better and ability to touch type.
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, Aug 20-Oct 14
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          26174 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



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 advanced shell scripting. C Shell, K Shell, BASH, and other varieties will be compared. It also includes decision-making logic, looping, nesting, and other scripting tools will be used.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          26178 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



CISC 355    Introduction to Data Communications    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: Completion of CISC 300 or 310 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course will introduce business data communications. Students will learn about media, telecommunications, protocols, interfaces, and packet switching. Independent assignments will include research using the Internet for locating, viewing, printing, and downloading information.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          30243 
Textbook
NEW SECTION - 30243 - as of 8/12/11
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/fall_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011