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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 2010 and Windows 7.

1346   8:00a-9:20a MW   BUS 259   Rahni M

1347   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 259   Rahni M

1348   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUS 259   Scott Jacqueline D

1349   2:15p-3:35p TTh   BUS 259   Scott Jacqueline D

1350   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1350 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 05, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1351   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hammond C M

Above section 1351 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1352   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hammond C M

Above section 1352 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1353   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1353 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1354   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Hurley D P

Above section 1354 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1355   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Valdivia O

Above section 1355 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 07, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4076   6:45p-9:50p Th   BUS 259   Simmonds A R

CIS 4, Introduction to Computers, Business Applications    3 units

Transfer: *UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This is not a beginning computing course. It is recommended that students take CIS 1 prior to CIS 4. 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 2010, Excel 2010, Access 2010, PowerPoint 2010 and Windows 7.

1356   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUS 259   Scott Jacqueline D

1357   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 253   El-K Houry N R

1358   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUS 255   Jerry G S

1359   11:00a-2:05p MW   BUS 255   El-K Houry N R

Above section 1359 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 03.

1360   11:00a-2:05p MW   BUS 255   El-K Houry N R

Above section 1360 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 05.

1361   11:00a-2:05p Th   BUS 259   Rothaupt B L

1362   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUS 259   Son L B

1363   12:45p-2:05p TTh   BUS 255   Jerry G S

NEW 3111   2:15p-3:35p MW   BUS 253   Canada S A

1364   3:45p-5:05p MW   BUS 253   Canada S A

1365   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1365 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1366   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1366 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1367   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1367 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1368   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1368 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1369   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1369 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1370   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1370 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1371   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1371 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1372   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1372 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1373   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1373 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes). Above section 1373 is for Mac users.

4077   5:15p-6:35p MW   BUS 253   Canada S A

4078   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 203   Hammond C M

Above section 4078 is for Mac users and utilizes Office 2011 for the Mac and Mac OSX.

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.

4079   6:45p-9:50p T   BUS 255   Kurtz K A

CIS 9B, Technology Project Management II    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 9A or CS 9A.

This course covers advanced topics of Project Management theory and practice. Students will learn how to manage projects with changing tasks and schedules, and to adjust their resources and budgets. Also covered are leadership and communication skills. Students will complement the theory with case studies and the use of Project Management software.

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

1374   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Darwiche J

Above section 1374 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

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 2010 Professional.

1375   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1375 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, 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. It is designed to familiarize the student with Microsoft Access and its application in the business world. Topics include: designing, maintaining and querying a database; creating forms, reports, and macros; and an introduction to writing Visual Basic code.

This course uses Microsoft Access 2010.

1376   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Rothaupt B L

Above section 1376 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, 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: CIS 1 or 4 and Accounting 1 or 21.

This course provides the student with a realistic approach to computerized, integrated accounting principles using QuickBooks 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. Topics include the creation of a QuickBooks company, and the analysis of financial statements, reports and graphs. Students will gain experience in the creation and use of invoices, purchase orders, inventory, bank accounts, and payroll. In addition, students will be able to complete the entire accounting cycle including recording adjusting entries and making corrections on the transactions as needed. Hands-on experience is provided in a microcomputer lab.

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 2012.

1377   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 255   Valdivia O

1378   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Zimmerman W L

Above section 1378 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1379   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Zimmerman W L

Above section 1379 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

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 2010.

1380   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1380 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 05, 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 2010.

1381   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Gross D M

Above section 1381 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 07, 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.

1382   8:00a-11:05a MW   BUS 250   Clark G B

Above section 1382 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 03.

1383   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1383 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 51, HTML5, CSS3, and Accessibility    3 units

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

HTML5 is the next generation HTML. This hands-on course will explore the differences between HTML5 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, and forms. Proper use of HTML5 and CSS3 can provide true separation of content, structure, and presentation in Web pages, making them structurally sound, easier to maintain, and more consistent with legal requirements for accessibility.

1384   8:00a-11:05a MW   BUS 250   Clark G B

Above section 1384 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 05.

1385   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Darwiche J

Above section 1385 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, 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 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.

1386   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Chaban M

Above section 1386 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

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 CS 6.

1387   Arrange-4.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Jerry G S

Above section 1387 meets for 13 weeks, Mar 04 to May 31, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

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 6.

1388   11:15a-12:35p W   BUS 250   Clark G B

   Arrange-1.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Clark G B

Above section 1388 is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

1389   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Valdivia O

Above section 1389 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 05, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 60B, Photoshop II    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 60A.

This course is for non-design students who are experienced Photoshop users interested in learning the advanced techniques and new features in Photoshop using personal computers (PCs). Students will learn to apply advanced image creation and editing techniques using real-world assignments. Students will be able to create and modify images and photographs; create text using different filters and colors adjustments tools; create special effect by applying production tricks and techniques to Photoshop documents; create various components for the WEB as well as a variety of other applications.

This class uses Adobe Photoshop CS 6.

1390   Arrange-6.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Valdivia O

Above section 1390 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 07, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

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.

This course uses Adobe Flash CS 6.

1391   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 255   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1391 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 11 to Apr 01, and is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 62B, Flash II    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 62A.

In this course, students who are non-design majors will learn to take their Flash skills to the next level by taking advantage of its scripting language, ActionScript, which offers a more robust programming model and better object-oriented programming support. Topics will include learning how ActionScript can control graphic, sounds, and text. To create user-interface elements, and learn how Flash communicates with outside applications such as Web browsers.

This course uses Adobe Flash CS 6.

1392   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Bolandhemat F

   6:45p-9:50p M   BUS 255   Bolandhemat F

Above section 1392 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 15 to Jun 03, and is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

CIS 67, WordPress    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 54 and CIS 60A

WordPress is the world’s most popular Content Management System (CMS) platform, powering personal blogs, some of the largest community/society websites, eCommerce web stores and fan sites built with cutting edge technology. This course provides students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience to create, enhance, and maintain a successful WordPress site. Students learn the necessary skills to install WordPress, design, and build a WordPress website, create and sustain a blog, populate the site with content aggregation, and build a content management system. Students will be able to edit the site, integrate analytics, optimize for Search Engine Optimization (SEO), and build for multiple contributors. The design and integration of WordPress themes, widgets, and plugins will be emphasized.

4081   6:45p-9:50p W   BUS 255   Chaban M

CIS 70, Social Media Applications    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: CIS 50 or Graphic Design 65.

Social media provides an avenue for individuals and business of all sizes to reach global audiences. Armed with the skills to build podcasts, video galleries, photo streams, Facebook pages, content management systems, and to post information with blogs, wikis, micro-blogging, and RSS feeds one person has the ability to share a multifaceted message with millions worldwide. This course will provide the knowledge and skills to integrate all of the pieces, strategies and tactics with the tools of the social web to create a successful online community that includes interactivity, sharing, and collaboration.

4082   6:45p-9:50p Th   BUS 255   St Amant K

CIS 88A, Independent Studies in CIS    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

1393   Arrange-1 Hour    BUS 220G   Bolandhemat F

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