Spring 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, Jan 18-Mar 17
MW        12:00PM-01:05PM LEC C.Chapek             SCC MAIN BUS 219         20288 
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MW        01:15PM-02:20PM LAB C.Chapek             SCC MAIN BUS 219           
NEW SECTION - 20288 - as of 12/11/2013
On-Campus

MW        09:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16741 Textbook
MW        10:15AM-11:20AM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221         18192 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:20PM LAB K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC W.Bican              West Sac WSC 220         17431 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LAB W.Bican              West Sac WSC 220           
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 18-May 15
TTh       10:00AM-10:50AM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 103         16743 Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-11:50AM LAB M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 103           
On-Campus

MW        09:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16745 Textbook
MW        10:15AM-11:20AM 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, Jan 18-Mar 17
T         01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 221         17086 
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TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          17086 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          17385 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 18-May 15
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          16915 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

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          20577 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20577 - as of 1/31/2014
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 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, Mar 18-May 15
T         01:00PM-02:30PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 221         18442 
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TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          18442 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 18-May 21
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 219         16859 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 219         16858 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Dixon              SCC MAIN BUS 219         16861 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         18191 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         16990 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 205         16860 Textbook
On-Campus


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, Jan 18-Mar 17
W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 103         16760 
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TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          16760 Textbook
W         08:00PM-08:50PM LAB T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 103           
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Moore              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.

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Zannakis           SCC MAIN Online          16849 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 18-May 15
MW        02:00PM-03:05PM LEC T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 219         17632 Textbook
MW        03:15PM-04:20PM LAB T.Taylor             SCC MAIN BUS 219           
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC A.Grueneberger       SCC MAIN Online          17150 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Grueneberger       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.

TBA       TBA             LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online          18199 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 18-Mar 17
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17241 
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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 18-May 15
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17243 
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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 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 11, 2014