Spring 2013 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, Mar 19-May 16
Th        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC C.Ing                SCC MAIN BUS 221         17932 
Textbook
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, Jan 19-Mar 18
MW        09:00AM-10:05AM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16933 
Textbook
MW        10:15AM-11:20AM LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         18585 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC M.Little             West Sac WSC 220         17687 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LAB M.Little             West Sac WSC 220           
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16
TTh       10:00AM-10:50AM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16935 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-11:50AM LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         18587 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

MW        09:00AM-10:05AM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16937 Textbook
MW        10:15AM-11:20AM LAB T.Moore              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, Jan 19-Mar 18
W         12:00PM-01:05PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 219         17297 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          17297 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          17628 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/spring_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          17115 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/spring_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation


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 Hyper Text 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, Mar 19-May 16
T         02:00PM-03:50PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 219         19437 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          19437 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 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         17059 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC R.Deus               SCC MAIN BUS 107         17058 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 204         17061 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         18584 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 204         17190 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 205         17060 Textbook
On-Campus

Th        05:00PM-06:20PM LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN BUS 151         17062 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Wei                SCC MAIN Online          17062 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, Jan 19-Mar 18
Operating Systems: Windows 7
M         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 204         16953 
Textbook
Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Taylor             SCC MAIN Online          16953 Textbook
M         07:30PM-08:20PM LAB T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 204           
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Taylor             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.

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          17049 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/spring_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16
Operating Systems: Windows 7
MW        02:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 219         17905 Textbook
MW        03:15PM-04:20PM LAB T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 219           
On-Campus

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Hadsell            SCC MAIN Online          17373 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Hadsell            SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/spring_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Operating Systems: Windows 7
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online          18592 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://busdiv.scc.losrios.edu/orientation/spring_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, Jan 19-Mar 18
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17470 
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/spring_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, Mar 19-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17472 
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/spring_orientation.html. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013