Spring 2019 Class Schedule (SCC)



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CISS 300    Introduction to Information Systems Security    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to network-based and Internet-based security applications and standards. Topics include cryptography, security protocols, network security applications, encryption, hash functions, digital signatures, viruses, and key exchange.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

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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.


CISS 310    Network Security Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISN 300, 303, and 340 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the fundamental knowledge needed to analyze risks to the system and implement a workable security policy that protects information assets from potential intrusion, damage, or theft. Students will learn which countermeasures to deploy to thwart potential attacks. This course will also prepare students for CompTIA's Security+ Exam.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 19-Mar 18

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T07:00PM-08:50PMLABK.AndersonSCC MAIN BUS 103
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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. For additional information, please visit the class web site at
http://scc.losrios.edu/~andersk.


CISS 315    Ethical Hacking    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 320 or CISS 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the network security specialist to the various methodologies for attacking a network. Students will be introduced to the concepts, principles, and techniques, supplemented by hands-on exercises, for attacking and disabling a network within the context of properly securing a network. The course will emphasize network attack methodologies with the emphasis on student use of network attack techniques and tools and appropriate defenses and countermeasures. Students will receive course content information through a variety of methods: lecture and demonstration of hacking tools will be used in addition to a virtual environment. Students will experience a hands-on practical approach to penetration testing measures and ethical hacking. Formerly known as CISS 301.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

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Th07:00PM-08:50PMLABG.BennettSCC MAIN BUS 103
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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.


CISS 327    Cisco Networking Academy tm: CCNA Security: Implementing Network Security    3.5 Units

Prerequisite: CISN 340 and 341 with grades of "C" or better
Advisory: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the theoretical understanding of network security and the hands-on skills to implement and support network security. Topics include Cisco switch and router security, Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA), Access Control Lists (ACLs), Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). Additionally, the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) and Adaptive Security Device Manager (ASDM) are covered. Sacramento City College is a certified Cisco Networking Academy┐┐, and this course prepares students for the Cisco CCNA Security certification exam.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

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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.


CISS 350    Disaster Recovery    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents methods to identify vulnerabilities and implement appropriate countermeasures to prevent and mitigate failure risks for the business enterprise. This course covers but is not limited to an understanding of what disaster recovery is, development of a disaster recovery plan, and development and implementation of Policies and Procedures.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

TBATBALECG.BennettSCC MAIN Online 17617Textbook
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.


CISS 360    Computer Forensics and Investigation    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 or 315 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the methods used to properly conduct a computer forensics investigation beginning with a discussion of ethics, while mapping to the objectives of the International Association of Computer Investigative Specialists (IACIS) certification. Topics include, but are not limited to, an overview of computer forensics as a profession; the computer investigation process; understanding operating systems boot processes and disk structures; data acquisition and analysis; technical writing; and a review of familiar computer forensics tools.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

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T07:00PM-08:50PMLABK.AndersonSCC MAIN BUS 103
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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. For additional information, please visit the class web site at
http://scc.losrios.edu/~andersk.

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: December 18, 2018