Computer Information Systems

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CIS 101 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING 4 Units Fee: $3. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers the application of computerized systems in business organizations, including basic concepts of computer organization, data processing systems, decision support systems, and systems analysis. Emphasizes solving business problems through the use of spreadsheet software as well as hands-on introduction to operating system, Internet browser, word processing, database management, presentation graphics, desktop information management, and BASIC programming software. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID ITIS 120]
CIS 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87795 CIS 101 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Luibel,Thomas 18 1*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87796 CIS 101 503 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lingvall,Robert 18 3*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87797 CIS 101 504 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Grimes,Julie 18 5*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87798 CIS 101 505 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Luibel,Thomas 18 3*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87799 CIS 101 506 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Davis,John 18 4*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87800 CIS 101 508 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lingvall,Robert 18 9*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87801 CIS 101 509 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Grimes,Julie 18 5*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87802 CIS 101 510 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Davis,John 18 4*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
87803 CIS 101 511 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Gulino,Brian 18 6*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87804 CIS 101 512 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Bonilla,George 8 3*
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Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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CIS 108 PHP (PERSONAL HOME PAGE) AND MySQL 6 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. Covers two key components of Open Source Software (OSS), Personal Home Page (PHP) and My Structured Query Language (MySQL) for personal, academic, and the business environment. Focuses on PHP scripting language in conjunction with MySQL to deploy applications for the Web. Provides a structured learning environment with hands-on experience, implementing one of the most popular and cost-effective solutions for developing database driven Web pages. Covers core objectives for industry certification and is one of the primary courses in the Southwestern College Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) certificate. [D; CSU]
CIS 108 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87807 CIS 108 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Grimes,Julie 18 6*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 109 LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM AND APACHE WEB SERVER 6 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 108 or equivalent.] Covers two key components of Open Source Software (OSS), Linux and Apache Web Server for the personal, academic, and the business environment. Emphasizes installation, configuration, administration, maintenance, and security aspects of the Linux Operating System in conjunction with Apache Web Server. Provides hands-on experience, implementing one of the most popular and cost-effective Web integration solutions. Covers core objectives for industry certification. [D; CSU]
CIS 109 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87808 CIS 109 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Sands,Edward 18 9*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 115 INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING USING C++ 4 Units Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 101 or 106 or equivalent.] Introduces C++ programming methods using structured and object-oriented methodology. Covers topics including C++ language syntax, data types, pointers, functions, structures, and introduction to classes. [D; CSU; UC]
CIS 115 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87811 CIS 115 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Sfakianakis,George 18 0*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 129 MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS---POWERPOINT 1 Unit Fee: $1. Provides students with the skills required to use the multimedia features of Microsoft PowerPoint software. Emphasizes presentation techniques, advanced text and graphic processing, and use of multimedia peripherals. (Same as BUS 129.) [D; CSU]
CIS 129 Sections Offered
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87815 CIS 129 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lopez,Kathleen 8 19*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
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CIS 133 ADVANCED MICROCOMPUTER SPREADSHEETS SOFTWARE 1 Unit Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 122B or equivalent.] Covers intermediate and advanced spreadsheet software concepts and techniques. Includes advanced capabilities of the spreadsheet software. The software package is Excel. [D; CSU]
CIS 133 Sections Offered
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87816 CIS 133 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Stroh,Joan 8 0*
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Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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CIS 134 MICROCOMPUTER DATABASE SOFTWARE--- ACCESS 1 Unit Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CL 120 or equivalent; RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces microcomputer database management systems and their applications. Includes the design, creation, maintenance, and report generation of simple databases. Requires Microsoft Access software package. [D; CSU]
CIS 134 Sections Offered
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90313 CIS 134 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yamada,Hope 8 17*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 146 INTRODUCTION TO STRUCTURED QUERY LANGUAGE (SQL) 2 Units Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 106 or equivalent.] Introduction to Structured Query Language (SQL) and industry strength database systems. Hands-on planning, modeling, creation, and maintenance of SQL database systems using both command line and graphical-user interface tools. The software package is MS SQL Server. [D; CSU]
CIS 146 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87819 CIS 146 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Sfakianakis,George 8 1*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 150 INTRODUCTION TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND THE INTERNET 1 Unit Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces students to the uses and applications of telecommunications systems and services. Emphasizes the Internet as a major information resource and tool and provides a thorough working knowledge of the Internet, its protocols, and related services. [D; CSU]
CIS 150 Sections Offered
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87820 CIS 150 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Swinford,Deanna 8 11*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
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CIS 151 RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: CIS 150 or equivalent.] Focuses on the Internet as a research tool. Includes finding, evaluating, downloading, citing Web resources, Web browsers, search engines, directories, databases, and Web pacs. Emphasizes the development of Internet search strategies and how to evaluate sources. (Same as LIB 151.) [D; CSU]
CIS 151 Sections Offered
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87821 CIS 151 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE McGee,Anthony 8 12*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 152 USING HTML AND CSS TO CREATE WEB PAGES 2 Units Fee: $1. Introduces Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS3). Provides insight on the modern way to create and format dynamic web sites that can be used by computers and portable devices like iPods, cell phones, or personal data assistants (PDAs). Includes hands-on universal web design and accessibility standards. [D; CSU]
CIS 152 Sections Offered
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87822 CIS 152 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Kovacic,Rick 18 4*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 153 INTERNET PROGRAMMING USING JAVA/J++ 4 Units Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 106 and 115, or equivalent.] Internet visual applications development using the Java or the J++ programming systems. Hands-on use and manipulation of Java/J++ applet and language class libraries and Internet events, forms, components, and multimedia capabilities. [D; CSU; UC]
CIS 153 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87823 CIS 153 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Gillespie,Robert 18 3*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 165 JAVASCRIPT PROGRAMMING 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: CIS 101 or 106 or equivalent.] Introduces student to JavaScript programming focusing on creating interactive Web pages. Emphasizes integration with Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), writing and calling JavaScript functions, event handling, and arrays. Creates a variety of effects and how to apply skills to common business situations. [D; CSU]
CIS 165 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
91073 CIS 165 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Kovacic,Rick 18 0*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 166 C# PROGRAMMING 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: CIS 101 or 106 or equivalent.] Introduces C# programming methods using Visual C# .NET. Includes C# syntax and programming constructs of decision making, data types, member methods and properties using an object oriented approach to development, and introduction to user defined classes. [D; CSU]
CIS 166 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87826 CIS 166 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Sfakianakis,George 18 5*
    ONLINE ONLINE Widjaja,Wahono    
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 226 OPERATING SYSTEMS AND COMMAND LANGUAGES 3 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 101 and 106, or equivalent.] Surveys the structure and functions of modern operating systems; use of job control, commands, command language, and associated command language directives utilized to accomplish certain prespecified tasks. Uses UNIX System V as the Operating System (OS) vehicle of demonstration. [D; CSU; UC]
CIS 226 Sections Offered
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87828 CIS 226 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Widjaja,Wahono 18 4*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM
CIS 239 PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: BUS 70 or CIS 122B, or equivalent.] Trains students to successfully manage projects working alone or with a team---an essential skill in today's job market and often the impetus for future job promotions. (Same as BUS 239.) [D; CSU]
CIS 239 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87829 CIS 239 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Lingvall,Robert 18 25*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:00 AM

Total Courses: 16 Total Sections: 25
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