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IMPORTANT!
Many SMC classes require the use of a computer with Internet access to reach class resources and/or to complete assignments and/or take exams. To locate a computer lab on campus go to www.smc.edu/acadcomp and click on the “Labs” link.

Computer Science

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

CS 3, Introduction to Computer Systems 3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU Prerequisite: None.

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

This is a beginning course intended for students who plan to take additional computer programming or computer science courses. Emphasis in the course is divided between a broad survey of the field of computer information systems and the acquisition of computer skills necessary for more advanced classes. Such skills would involve use of the operating system, file management techniques, use of an editor, and an introduction to programming.

1216 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh BUS 203 Marchand K A

1217 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh BUS 259 Rogler H L

1218 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh BUS 259 Rogler H L

1219 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Hurley D P
Above section 1219 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

1220 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Hurley D P
Above section 1220 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

NEW 1727 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Supat W
Above section 1727 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 15, Visual Basic Programming 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: CS 3.

This introductory course covers basic programming constructs and techniques using VB.Net. Students will learn how to plan, create and debug code based on Object Oriented Programming design and analysis techniques. Topics covered include Data Types, Variables, Decision Statements, Loops, Arrays Input/Output, and basics of Object Oriented Programming using Classes and Objects.

VB .NET complier software is included in course material. This course helps students pass Microsoft Certification Exams.

1221 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Darwiche J
Above section 1221 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 17, Assembly Language Programming 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: CS 50.

Assembly Language allows the programmer to fully utilize all of the special features of the computer in the most efficient manner. It also aids the high-level language programmer in writing subroutines. The student will write Assembly Language programs that utilize the Intel Pentium chip architecture.

Students must have access to a Pentium-chip compatible computer system. Software included in course material.

1222 Arrange-6.5 Hours ONLINE Stahl H A
Above section 1222 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 11, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

1688 Arrange-9 Hours Online Stahl H A
Above section 1688 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 11, and is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 50, C Programming 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: CS 3.

This course will include a review of the concepts of structured programming, error checking, sorting, searching, data types, advanced array handling methods, pointers, and data structures. Applications in business, mathematics, and science will be discussed.

1223 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh BUS 201 Rattanasook H

1224 Arrange-6.5 Hours ONLINE Dehkhoda A
Above section 1224 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

NEW 1728 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Rattanasook H
Above section 1728 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 52, C++ Programming 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: CS 50.

This course is a continuation of C language programming using the C++ superset of C. C++ offers the following enhancements to C: operator and function overloading, information hiding, inheritance, and virtual functions. C++ will be used in the context of both traditional and object-oriented programming.

Software included in course material.

1225 Arrange-6.5 Hours ONLINE Jupe E
Above section 1225 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 55, Java Programming 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU Prerequisite: CS 19 or 50.

Java is a general-purpose language for writing platform-independent, robust, secure programs. This course is intended for students who have completed a course in C programming. Students will learn how to develop Java applications and applets. Topics covered include the Java programming language, object-oriented programming (OOP), the Java applications programming interface (API), and graphical user interfaces (GUI’s).

1226 Arrange 9 Hours ONLINE Dehkhoda A
Above section 1226 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 80, Internet Programming 3 units

Transfer: CSU Prerequisite: CS 3.

This course surveys the many technologies that are used to program multitiered, client/server, database-intensive, Web-based applications. Topics include: XHTML, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript, Extensible Markup Language (XML), RSS, Ajax, Rich Internet Applications, Web servers, databases, MySQL, PHP, Ruby on Rails, Active Server Pages (ASP), JavaServer Faces, and Web Services.

1227 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Edmonds M
Above section 1227 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 81, JavaScript and Dynamic HTML 3 units

Transfer: CSU Prerequisite: CS 80.

This introductory programming course teaches the fundamentals of computer programming with the JavaScript language, the standard for client-side Web programming. It offers a thorough treatment of programming concepts with programs that yield visible or audible results in Web pages and Web-based applications. It shows how to use Core and Client-Side JavaScript and the Document Object Model to build interactive, high-performance Web sites.

This course uses JavaScript which is open-source (free) software.

1228 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Seno V T
Above section 1228 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

CS 85, PHP Programming 3 units

Transfer: CSU Prerequisite: CS 81.

This course teaches how to design and write applications that extend Web servers. These applications process data submitted from Web forms and access back-end databases to dynamically generate Web pages. This course covers the PHP server-side technology. PHP, which stands for “PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor” is a widely-used, Open Source, general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.

This course uses PHP and MySQL which are open-source (free) software.

1229 Arrange-9 Hours ONLINE Seno V T
Above section 1229 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd.

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