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CIS Fall 2010 Schedule

Computer Applications

Keyboarding skills of 25 words per minute or enrollment in OFTECH 1A or 9 are recommended for computer applications classes.

CIS 1, Computer Concepts with Applications    3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

*No UC credit for CIS 1 or 4 if taken after CS 3.

This beginning course covers the broad use of personal computers. Topics include a description of microcomputer components, input and output devices, networking, and microprocessing concepts. Beginning word processing, spreadsheet, database, Internet, Windows, and programming concepts are introduced. Hands-on experience is provided in a microcomputer lab. Note: Programming, computer science or engineering students should enroll in Computer Science 3.

*No UC credit will be granted if taken after CS 3. This course uses Microsoft Word 2007 and Windows XP. (Vista is acceptable for online sections)

1362   8:00a-9:20a MW   BUS 259   Rahni M

   Arrange-1 Hour        

1363   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 255   Rahni M

   Arrange-1 Hour        

1364   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUS 259   Scott Jacqueline D

   Arrange-1 Hour        

1365   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUS 259   Pakbaz M

   Arrange-1 Hour        

1366   12:45p-2:05p TTh   BUS 253   Pakbaz M

   Arrange-1 Hour        

1367   Arrange-8 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1367 meets for 8 weeks, Aug 30 to Oct 22, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1368   Arrange-6 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1368 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1369   Arrange-6 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hammond C M

Above section 1369 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1370   Arrange-6 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1370 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1371   Arrange-8 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rahni M

Above section 1371 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 17, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4085   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 259   Kurtz K A

   Arrange-1 Hour        

CIS 4, Introduction to Computers, Business Applications    3 units

Transfer: *UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Ability to keyboard 25 words per minute is recommended. *No UC credit for CIS 1 or 4 if taken after CS 3.

This course covers the broad use of microcomputers in business. Designed to familiarize students with the Microsoft Office Suite, it includes the study of word processing using Word, spreadsheet software using Excel, database software using Access, and presentation software using PowerPoint, as well as Windows and integration concepts.

This course teaches Word 2007, Excel 2007, Access 2007, PowerPoint 2007 and Windows XP. (Vista is acceptable for online sections).

1372   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUS 259   Scott Jacqueline D

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1373   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 259   Hammond C M

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1374   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUS 255   Jerry G S

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1375   11:00a-2:05p MW   BUS 255   El-K Houry N R

   Arrange-4 Hours        

Above section 1375 meets for 8 weeks, Aug 30 to Oct 20.

1376   11:00a-2:05p MW   BUS 255   El-K Houry N R

   Arrange-4 Hours        

Above section 1376 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 15.

1377   11:00a-2:05p Th   BUS 255   Rothaupt B L

1378   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUS 259   Hammond C M

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1379   2:15p-3:35p TTh   BUS 255   Scott Jacqueline D

   Arrange-2 Hours        

NEW 3225   2:15p-3:35p TTh   BUS 259   Simmonds A R

   Arrange-2 Hours

1380   3:45p-5:05p MW   BUS 253   Canada S A

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1381   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1381 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1382   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1382 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1383   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1383 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1384   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1384 meets for 8 weeks, Aug 30 to Oct 22, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1385   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1385 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 17, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1386   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   El-K Houry N R

Above section 1386 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 17, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1387   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hammond C M

Above section 1387 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes). Above section 1387 is for Mac users and uses Microsoft Office 2008 for the Mac and Mac OSX.

4086   5:15p-6:35p MW   BUS 253   Canada S A

   Arrange-2 Hours        

4087   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 203   Simmonds A R

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 9A, Technology Project Management I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CS 3 or CIS 1.

This course covers the fundamentals of Project Management theory, implementation, and best practices. It is aimed at students who work mostly in the Technology sectors covering software and website development, and other areas of computer science or information systems. Students will learn the theory, as well as the use of Project Management software to plan, track and manage project resources. Topics covered include project life cycles, tasks, schedules, resources, and costs.

CIS 9A is the same course as CS 9A. Credit may be earned for one, not both.

1388   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Darwiche J

Above section 1388 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 20, Introduction to Geographic Information Systems    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course is an introduction to the concepts and applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Students will be introduced to cartographic principles as well as the history, uses, requirements, and basic operations of a GIS.

CIS 20 is the same course as Geography 20 and GIS 20. Students may receive credit for one course only.

4088   6:45p-9:50p T   BUS 250   Drake V G

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 30, Microsoft Excel    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 4.

This course includes a detailed study of business applications using Microsoft Excel spreadsheet package. Topics include the commands, formats, and functions of Excel with emphasis on its use as a problem solving and financial analysis tool. Students will also learn to create macros, customize toolbars and menus, and integrate Excel with other applications and the World Wide Web. Students will also have an introduction to writing Visual Basic code.

CIS 30 has replaced CIS 31 in all CSIS degree and certificate programs. This course uses Microsoft Excel 2007 Professional.

1389   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1389 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 32, MIcrosoft Access    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 4.

This course presents an introduction to relational database management systems using Microsoft Access. Topics include: designing, maintaining, and querying a database; creating forms, reports, macros, custom toolbars, and menus; integrating Access with other applications and the World Wide Web; and an introduction to writing Visual Basic code.

This course uses Microsoft Access 2007 and software is included in the course material.

1390   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1390 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 35, QuickBooks   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Accounting 1 or 21 and CIS 1 or 4.

This course provides the student with a realistic approach to computerized, integrated accounting principles using QuickBooks Pro software package. Students will work with the various components of an accounting system in an ongoing business, as well as set up an accounting system for a new company.

CIS 35 is the same class as Accounting 35. Student may earn credit for one, but not for both. This class uses QuickBooks Premier Accountant Edition 2010.

1391   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUS 255   Valdivia O

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1392   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Zimmerman W L

Above section 1392 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1393   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Zimmerman W L

Above section 1393 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 36P, Microsoft PowerPoint    1 unit

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None. • Skills Advisory: Working knowledge of Windows.

This hands-on short course on presentation software teaches the use of Microsoft PowerPoint for business applications. Presentations, handouts, and speaker notes are designed, created, and formatted, using PowerPoint. Students will use graphics, templates, and objects to enhance presentations. Hands-on experience is provided in a microcomputer lab.

1394   9:00a-12:05p Sat   BUS 255   Valdivia O

Above section 1394 meets for 5 weeks, Sep 11 to Oct 09.

CIS 37A, Microsoft Word I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 1. • Skills Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

Ability to keyboard 25 words per minute is recommended.

Through the use of Microsoft Word software, skills are developed in creating, revising, formatting, storing, and printing a variety of business documents. Skills are developed from basic functions through utilizing features such as AutoText, columns, custom tab settings, mail merge, envelopes, labels, templates, headers/footers, footnotes, and editing tools. Emphasis is placed on office-quality production of documents.

This course uses Microsoft Word 2007.

1395   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1395 meets for 8 weeks, Aug 30 to Oct 22, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 37B, Microsoft Word II    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 37A.

Using Microsoft Word, with an emphasis on the production of professional quality business copy, students learn to increase productivity through the use of automated features and multiple windows. Students develop problem solving skills through the repetitive use of document revisions and trouble-shooting assignments. Additionally, students develop advanced skills in areas of interest ranging from legal applications to graphics and brochures or newsletters.

This course uses Microsoft Word 2007.

1396   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1396 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 17, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 39, MS Outlook – Comprehensive Course    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 1.

Microsoft Outlook has become a primary means of office communication and task management. In this course the student will learn to effectively use all features of Outlook e-mail, calendar, contacts, tasks, and notes; create and manage Outlook folders; collaborate with others for scheduling meetings and resources; configure and customize Outlook; integrate Outlook with Microsoft Word Mail Merge and Collaboration features; and convert e-mail attachments to Adobe Acrobat format.

This course uses Microsoft Outlook 2007.

1397   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1397 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 40, InDesign    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 4. • Skills Advisory: English 1 or Business 31.

Using desktop publishing software, students develop the skills to integrate text and graphics for designing, editing, and producing high-quality business applications. The honing of writing skills is emphasized as are the aesthetic and psychological components of layout and design.

This course uses Adobe InDesign CS 4.

1398   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Valdivia O

Above section 1398 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 50, Internet, HTML, and Web Design    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 1.

This hands-on course provides all the skills necessary to navigate, create and manage content on the World Wide Web. Students will become familiar with the Internet and its underlying technology and security. The course also covers the principles of Web page design, the use of graphics and other media files, and the creation of linked documents. Students will use both HTML and a Web authoring program to create and edit Web pages and will have the opportunity to put their Web sites online by publishing to a Web server.

1399   8:00a-11:05a MW   BUS 250   Clark G B

Above section 1399 meets for 8 weeks, Aug 30 to Oct 20.

1400   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1400 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1401   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1401 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 51, XHTML, CSS, and Accessibility    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 50. • Skills Advisory: Students should have a working knowledge of Windows.

XHTML is the next generation of HTML, a rewrite of HTML which adheres to XML standards. This hands-on course will explore the differences between HTML and XHTML, validating pages to current Web standards and using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) exclusively to control the look and feel of a site. Students will create and enhance Web pages with links, graphics, tables, frames, and forms. Proper use of XHTML and CSS can provide true separation of content, structure, and presentation in Web pages, making them structurally sound, easier to maintain, and more accessible to everyone.

1402   8:00a-11:05a MW   BUS 250   Clark G B

   Arrange-4 Hours        

Above section 1402 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 15.

1403   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Darwiche J

Above section 1403 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1404   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Clark G B

Above section 1404 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 54, Web Page Development and Scripting I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 51 or CIS 59A, or Graphic Design 65 and 66.

This course is for Web site designers who need to extend their skills beyond HTML in the development of Web sites through the use of scripting. The course covers both client and server side scripting. Topics include creating animated Web pages, client-side forms validation, browser detection, popup windows, processing forms data, and generating dynamically updated Web pages.

CIS 54 is the same course as Entertainment Technology 33. Students may receive credit for one, but not both.

1405   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Chaban M

Above section 1405 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 55, Advanced WebPage Development and Scripting    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 54.

This course is designed for students who want to expand their knowledge of Web page scripting. It assumes good foundational knowledge of HTML 4, JavaScript and a server-side scripting language such as ASP or CGI/Perl. Students will learn how to create interactive, dynamic Web pages using Dynamic HTML. Students will also use their familiarity with server-side scripting to create Shopping Cart applications written in ASP which interface with a Microsoft Access database.

1406   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Chaban M

Above section 1406 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 56,WEb Media Production    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 59A and CIS 60A.

Web media is a woven combination of text, graphics, sound, animation, and video elements. The course is designed to provide students who are familiar with creating Web experiences, the skills to add the dimensions of time, sound, motion, and interactivity to their experience designs, including Internet and mobile technologies, via a variety of authoring tools. Through lectures, demonstrations, and projects, students will complete solid portfolio Web experiences.

4089   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 255   St Amant K

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 59A, Dreamweaver I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 50.

This is an introductory course in learning Web page design with Dreamweaver. Students will learn techniques for designing Web pages and expand their knowledge of HTML, Dynamic HTML, and JavaScript. Students will learn to integrate images, sound, and other multimedia using Dreamweaver. This course covers Web site creation and management features including Web file management, navigation bars, formatting text styles, Cascading Style Sheets, and content management. Upon completing this course, students will be ready to plan, build, upload, and maintain a professional Web site.

This course uses Adobe Dreamweaver.

1407   Arrange-7 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1407 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 59B, Dreamweaver II    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 59A.

This course examines advanced Web development techniques and concepts utilizing the Dreamweaver toolset. Topics covered include site architecture, Web project management, integration with dynamic Web development tools, code management and site enhancements. Students will learn to enhance the development of Dreamweaver Web pages utilizing server-side includes, dynamic XHTML & XML, and intelligent use of graphics and color schemes. Additional topics will include the CSS toolset, site management utilizing cascading templates & libraries, including cutting edge technologies (RSS, podcasting), and dynamic content design with XML and Dreamweaver’s database connection tools. Dreamweaver extension manager and use of extensions will also be covered.

This course uses Adobe Dreamweaver CS 4.

4090   6:45p-9:50p W   BUS 255   St Amant K

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 60A, Photoshop I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 1.

This course is for the non-design student interested in learning Photoshop using personal computers (PCs). Students will learn image creation and editing using Adobe Photoshop. Students learn to create, repair and modify images, scan photos, plan composite images and create special effects for use in a variety of applications.

This class uses Adobe Photoshop CS 4.

1408   11:15a-2:20p W   BUS 250   Gross D M

   Arrange-2 Hours        

1409   Arrange-8 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hammond C M

Above section 1409 meets for 12 weeks, Sep 20 to Dec 10, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4091   6:45p-9:50p T   BUS 255   Gross D M

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 62A, Flash I    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 50.

In this course students who are not design majors will learn to use Flash. Topics will include the creation of graphic elements using Flash’s unique drawing tools, turning graphic elements into animation, and introduction to ActionScripting techniques for the creation of interactive movies and publish the flash movies to HTML and popular graphic formats.

This course uses Adobe Flash CS 4.

4092   5:15p-6:35p MW   BUS 255   Bolandhemat F

   Arrange-2 Hours        

CIS 64, Illustrator    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 60A.

This course is for the non-design students interested in learning Adobe Illustrator using Personal Computers for Windows. Students will develop the skills and use a variety of tools to create sophisticated illustrations, logos, advertisements, and other business media graphics for the Web.

This course uses Adobe Illustrator CS 4.

1410   Arrange-10 Hours    ONLINE-E   Valdivia O

Above section 1410 meets for 8 weeks, Oct 25 to Dec 17, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 66, FLEX    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 51 or CIS 59A.

This hands-on course is an introduction to building expressive Web applications (Rich Internet Applications) written in FLEX using FlexBuilder. Students will learn how to create user interfaces that incorporate skins, controls for interactivity and graphical effects, smart components that resize based on available space. They will also learn to apply behaviors, transitions, and filters. Students will learn the basics of scripting using MXML and learn how to store data using various data transport techniques. Other learning objectives include creating popups, embedding fonts, implementing a customized look-and-feel and designing mouse-aware components.

4093   6:45p-9:50p W   BUS 259   Chaban M

CIS 88A, Independent Studies in CIS    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

1411   Arrange-1 Hour    BUS 220G   Bolandhemat F

CIS 90B, Internship in Computer Applications    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Students must arrange an approved internship prior to enrolling in this class. F-1 students must see the Immigration Coordinator at the International Education Center before enrolling.

The Internship Program is designed to provide the student with the opportunity of on-site work experience in a computer lab. Students spend time weekly in a supervised computer facility.

1414   Arrange-8 Hours    BUS 220G   Bolandhemat F

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