Fall 2014 Class Schedule (SCC)



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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 23-Oct 15
TTh       02:00PM-03:05PM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16533 
Textbook
TTh       03:10PM-04:15PM LAB K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Chapek             West Sac WSC 220         20118 Textbook
TTh       12:15PM-01:20PM LAB C.Chapek             West Sac WSC 220           
NEW SECTION - 20118 - as of 8/6/14
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

MW        05:30PM-06:35PM LEC A.Grueneberger       West Sac WSC 220         17572 Textbook
MW        06:45PM-07:50PM LAB A.Grueneberger       West Sac WSC 220           
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 12
TTh       09:00AM-10:05AM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16535 Textbook
TTh       10:10AM-11:15AM LAB K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus



CISC 305    Introduction to the Internet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISA 305, CISC 300, CISC 310, or CISC 320 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 23-Oct 15
W         02:00PM-03:50PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 221         16878 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          16878 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          17224 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 16-Dec 12
M         11:00AM-12:50PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 219         17663 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          17663 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.

W         12:00PM-01:50PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 103         18354 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          18354 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 306    Introduction to Web Page Creation    1 Unit

Prerequisite: CISC 300 or 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: CISC 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the production of Web pages, including formatting, layout, construction, and presentation. A current markup language, such as Extensible HyperText Markup Language (XHTML), is used to format Web pages. Students may also use a Web authoring tool to create Web pages.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 12
W         02:00PM-03:50PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         18143 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          18143 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN Online            
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 examines information systems and their role in business, with focus on productivity softwares, networking, e-commerce, ethics, security, and system infrastructure. Students will apply these concepts and related methods through hands-on projects to develop computer-based solutions to business problems. This course also covers the function and purpose of computer hardware and software, computer programming concepts, employment opportunities, and the social impact of the computer. (C-ID BUS 140; C-ID ITIS 120)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 219         16664 
Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 219         17399 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 103         16779 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 205         16663 Textbook
On-Campus

T         04:30PM-05:55PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 221         17805 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN Online          17805 Textbook
Hybrid Class. This class 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.

Th        05:00PM-08:05PM LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN BUS 103         16665 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        12:30PM-01:50PM LEC M.Dixon              Davis Cntr Davis 202     18766 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.



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.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 23-Oct 15
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TTh       11:00AM-12:05PM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16559 
Textbook
TTh       12:15PM-01:20PM LAB M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          16654 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 16-Dec 12
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TTh       02:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16561 Textbook
TTh       03:15PM-04:20PM LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          16963 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 23-Oct 15
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17068 
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 16-Dec 12
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17070 
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 16-Dec 12
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN Online          17804 
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 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: February 12, 2015