Fall 2017 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 19-Oct 11
Microsoft Office 2016
MW        09:00AM-10:05AM LEC A.Mark               SCC MAIN BUS 221         18498 
Textbook
MW        10:15AM-11:20AM LAB A.Mark               SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

Microsoft Office 2016
MW        05:30PM-06:35PM LEC P.Bryant             West Sac WSC 220         18431 Textbook
MW        06:45PM-07:50PM LAB P.Bryant             West Sac WSC 220           
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
Microsoft Office 2016
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC C.Chapek             SCC MAIN BUS 205         18433 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LAB C.Chapek             SCC MAIN BUS 205           
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 19-Oct 11
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          17447 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          18187 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


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 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          18078 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


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: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online          18860 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Royal              SCC MAIN Online          20533 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20533 - as of 9/6/17
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 219         17010 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC P.Bryant             SCC MAIN BUS 205         17009 Textbook
On-Campus

T         04:30PM-05:50PM LEC P.Bryant             SCC MAIN BUS 221         17096 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Bryant             SCC MAIN Online          17096 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. The online portion will take place from October 12-30.

Th        05:00PM-08:05PM LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN BUS 103         17859 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          17011 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             Off Campus Online        18222 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.
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 19-Oct 11
Microsoft Windows 10
TTh       01:00PM-02:05PM LEC M.Pope               SCC MAIN BUS 103         16938 
Textbook
TTh       02:15PM-03:20PM LAB M.Pope               SCC MAIN BUS 103           
On-Campus

Microsoft Windows 10
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          17001 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 12-Dec 08
Microsoft Windows 10
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          17252 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Microsoft Windows 10
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          18571 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


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 19-Oct 11
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17337 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.


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 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17339 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. 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 12-Dec 08
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN Online          17858 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientations-fall/. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation. A computer with Internet access is required in this class.

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 19, 2017