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
91076 CIS 101 601 05:00PM-07:50PM W 227 Yamada,Hope 18 15*
    08:00PM-08:50PM W 227      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 142 NETWORKING ACADEMY FUNDAMENTALS (CISCO CERTIFICATION PREPARATION) 3 Units Fee: $1. [Recommended Preparation: CIS 130 or 139 or equivalent.] Introduces network terminology, standards and protocols, Local Area Networks (LANs), Wide Area Networks (WANs), Open System Interconnection (OSI) models, cabling, routers, router programming, topologies, and Internet Protocol (IP). Emphasizes the use of decision-making and problem-solving techniques in applying science, mathematics, communication, and social studies concepts to solve networking problems. (Same as ELEC 142.) [D; CSU]
CIS 142 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87817 CIS 142 601 05:00PM-06:50PM TH 543 Schneemann,Frank 8 0*
    07:00PM-09:50PM TH 543      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 144A ROUTERS AND INTERNETWORK FUNDAMENTALS (CISCO CERTIFICATION PREPARATION) 3 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Prerequisite: CIS/ELEC 142 or equivalent.] Introduces Local Area (LANs) and Wide Area Networks (WANs), Open System Interconnection (OSI) models, Ethernet, Token Ring, Fiber Distributed Data Interface, and Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) addressing protocol, and dynamic routing. Emphasizes network administrators problem-solving techniques in applying science, mathematics, communication, and social studies concepts to solve networking problems. [D; CSU]
CIS 144A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87818 CIS 144A 601 05:00PM-07:50PM TH 543 Davis,John 8 1*
    08:00PM-09:50PM TH 543      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 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
87827 CIS 166 602 06:00PM-06:50PM T 424 Widjaja,Wahono 18 14*
    06:50PM-07:20PM T 424      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 256 WEB SHOPPING CAR WITH ADVANCED DREAMWEAVER 3 Units [Prerequisite: CIS 123 or equivalent.] Adds a shopping cart to your existing website. Uses free open-source software to set up and manage an online storefront. Covers how to manage e-store catalog, customize e-store appearance, market your shop online, using hands-on experience. Builds on skills obtained in CIS 123 Web Publishing with Dreamweaver. [D; CSU]
CIS 256 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87830 CIS 256 660 05:30PM-06:20PM TTH 223 Kovacic,Rick 18 17*
    06:30PM-07:45PM TTH 223      
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 257 WEB 2.0 SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGIES 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: CL 120 or equivalent CIS 101 or equivalent.] Covers hands-on use of state-of-the-art Web 2.0 interactivity for commercial and personal use. Creates and optimizes social networks. Designs and implements social media strategies with multiple platforms. Integrates use of 2.0 tools into marketing and branding and measures results. Includes RSS feeds, blogs, wikis, casts, interactive video and photo sites, and cloud computing. [D; CSU]
CIS 257 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90315 CIS 257 60 06:00PM-09:05PM M 223 Campos,Victor 18 9*
    09:10PM-10:00PM M 223      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 290 WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS I 2 Units [Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Computer Information System major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Computer Information Systems major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in the Computer Information Systems major to on-the-job assignments. In addition to one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
CIS 290 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87831 CIS 290 60 05:00PM-05:50PM W 221 Hazlett,Greg 18 17*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 291 WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS II 2 Units [Prerequisite: CIS 290 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Computer Information System major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Computer Information Systems major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in the Computer Information Systems major to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
CIS 291 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87832 CIS 291 60 05:00PM-05:50PM W 221 Hazlett,Greg 18 21*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 292 WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS III 2 Units [Prerequisite: CIS 291 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Computer Information Systems major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Computer Information Systems major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in the Computer Information Systems major to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
CIS 292 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87833 CIS 292 60 05:00PM-05:50PM W 221 Hazlett,Greg 18 24*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
CIS 293 WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS IV 2 Units [Prerequisite: CIS 292 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Computer Information Systems major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Computer Information Systems major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Applies principles and skills acquired in the Computer Information Systems major to on-the-job assignments. In addition to the one unit weekly class activity, one unit of credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work activity. The job supervisor and instructor will evaluate each student's job performance. [D; CSU]
CIS 293 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87834 CIS 293 60 05:00PM-05:50PM W 221 Hazlett,Greg 18 24*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM

Total Courses: 10 Total Sections: 10
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On-campus meetings and participation are required.

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