Fall 2012 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 use search engines and complete on-line resumes and applications as well as include appropriate 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 20-Dec 14
Th        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC C.Ing                SCC MAIN BUS 221         17343 
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On-Campus


CISC 300    Computer Familiarization    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUSTEC 300.1 or BUSTEC 100.1 with a grade of "C" or better or touch typing at 28 wpm.
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 emphasizes microcomputers, how they work, how they can be used, and the terminology of the computer world. Microcomputer applications using the Windows environment are presented with hands-on laboratory assignments. 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 wanting a very general, non-technical, introductory course in computers.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 19
MW        08:00AM-09:05AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 219         18688 
Textbook
MW        09:15AM-10:20AM LAB L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 219           
On-Campus

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         16859 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:20PM LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-02:05PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         16861 Textbook
MW        02:15PM-03:20PM LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         18760 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-06:35PM LEC L.Bair               West Sac WSC 220         18385 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 20-Dec 14
MW        01:00PM-02:05PM LEC G.Poon               SCC MAIN BUS 221         16865 Textbook
MW        02:15PM-03:20PM LAB G.Poon               SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-07:05PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         18691 Textbook
MW        07:15PM-08:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
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 to the Internet, 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 (WWW), and emerging technologies.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 19
W         01:00PM-02:05PM LEC S.Feder              SCC MAIN BUS 219         17344 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Feder               TBA TBA                 17344 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 S.Feder              SCC MAIN Online          17794 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 20-Dec 14
W         01:00PM-02:05PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 219         18605 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little              TBA TBA                 18605 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 science 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 25-Dec 20
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         17043 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         17042 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         17044 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 204         17191 Textbook
On-Campus

Th        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 204         18074 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Wei                 TBA TBA                 18074 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.

TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 103         18835 Textbook
On-Campus

T         06:00PM-07:20PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 103         17045 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Dixon               TBA TBA                 17045 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 microcomputer operating system. Topics include basic features, file and program management, disk management commands, and menus. This course may be taken four times for credit on different operating systems or versions -- provided no version is repeated.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 19
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221         16895 
Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LAB B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          17029 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 20-Dec 14
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TTh       02:00PM-03:05PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221         16897 Textbook
TTh       03:15PM-04:20PM LAB B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          17453 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 the kernel, file structures, daemons, Graphical User Interfaces (GUI), open source, file security, and permissions. Procedures for installing software, basic system administration and utilities, the Bourne Again Shell (BASH), command line interface utilities, and introduction to scripting topics are also covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 19
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17589 
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. Topics include boot loaders, Linux devices, and Command Line Interface (CLI) system management utilities. It covers advanced Bourne Again Shell (BASH) shell scripting, including looping and decision making logic structures. Alternates to the BASH shell and regular expressions and text stream editors are introduced.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 20-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17591 
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: CISC 300 or CISC 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces business data communications. It covers media, telecommunications, protocols, interfaces, and packet switching. The Internet will be used for locating, viewing, printing, and downloading information.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 20-Dec 14
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          18834 
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.

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013