Spring 2015 Class Schedule (SCC)



Back to Previous Page

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 17-Mar 16
TTh       10:00AM-10:50AM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 205         18036 
Textbook
TTh       11:00AM-11:50AM LAB K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 205           
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC W.Bican              West Sac WSC 220         17381 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 17-May 14
MW        12:00PM-01:05PM LEC K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221         16765 Textbook
MW        01:15PM-02:20PM LAB K.Parks              SCC MAIN BUS 221           
On-Campus

TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 204         20656 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LAB W.Bican              SCC MAIN BUS 204           
NEW SECTION - 20656- as of 1/7/15
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, Jan 17-Mar 16
Th        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN BUS 219         17073 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          17073 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          17342 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          16911 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Pettler            SCC MAIN Online          18655 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.


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, Jan 17-May 20
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN BUS 219         16858 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Feder              SCC MAIN BUS 219         16857 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 219         16860 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN BUS 219         18035 Textbook
On-Campus

T         01:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN BUS 219         16980 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Little             SCC MAIN Online          16980 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       05:00PM-06:20PM LEC B.Douglass           SCC MAIN BUS 205         16859 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 17-Mar 16
W         01:00PM-02:50PM LEC A.Grueneberger       SCC MAIN BUS 205         16776 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Grueneberger       SCC MAIN Online          16776 Textbook
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LAB A.Grueneberger       SCC MAIN BUS 205           
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Grueneberger       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 L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online          16848 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Bair               SCC MAIN Online            
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 17-May 14
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204         17568 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-10:50AM LAB L.Bair               SCC MAIN BUS 204           
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          17132 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/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

TBA       TBA             LEC T.Moore              SCC MAIN Online          18041 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/orientation_spring. 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 17-Mar 16
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17216 
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/orientation_spring. 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 17-May 14
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Hogarty            SCC MAIN Online          17218 
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/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 14, 2015