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Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 6, 2018

Computer Info Sci - Security (CISS)


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, Oct 18-Dec 14
TBATBALECR.MonsenSCC MAIN Online 17837Textbook
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.



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, Aug 25-Oct 17
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W07:00PM-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://www.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, Oct 18-Dec 14
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M07:00PM-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 320    Implementing Network Security and Counter Measures    3 Units

Prerequisite: CISS 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: In this course, students will learn how to evaluate, implement, and manage security technologies in order to prevent systems from attack. Topics include risk analysis, choosing and setting up Virtual Private Networks and Intrusion Detection systems.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14
TBATBALECK.AndersonSCC MAIN Online 17255Textbook
W07:00PM-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://www.scc.losrios.edu/~andersk.



CISS 341    Implementing Windows Operating System Security    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: CISC 320 and CISS 310; with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course will provide in-depth explanations of operating system security features as well as step-by-step configuration guides for proper operating system configuration. It also provides the knowledge and skills students will need to know in order to maintain the integrity, authenticity, availability, and privacy of data.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 17
TBATBALECK.AndersonSCC MAIN Online 17372Textbook
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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. For additional information, please visit the class web site at http://www.scc.losrios.edu/~andersk.



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, Oct 18-Dec 14
TBATBALECG.BennettSCC MAIN Online 17374Textbook
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 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 6, 2018

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