Computer Information Systems (CIS)

Credit Courses

CIS 101 Introduction to Computers and Information Systems (4 Units)

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to the role of computer information systems within modern organizations. Topics include hardware and software functions, programming, systems development and networks. Students use computers for programming as well as popular microcomputer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets and database management.

SBCC General Education: SBCCGE Area D2

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

UC Transfer Limit: CIS 101 combined with CS 101: maximum credit, one course.

C-ID: BUS 140, ITIS 120.

CIS 107 Introduction to Database Systems (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to relational database management concepts. Includes database creation, manipulation, modification and reporting; queries using SQL and Query-by-Example (QBE); and database design and normalization.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CIS 111 Computer User Support (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Computer user support methodologies; focus on understanding interpersonal skills required for user support.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 112 Help Desk Concepts (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to computer help desk methodologies using the ITIL framework.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 114 Virtualization Concepts (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 218.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to virtualization concepts, with an overview of virtualization products. Creation, configuration and management of virtual machines. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CIS 115 Cloud Computing Essentials (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 112 and CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to cloud computing. Implementation, management, security and privacy issues associated with cloud computing. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/system managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 116 Cloud Implementation (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 114, CIS 115.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Implementing cloud services in the enterprise. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/system managers, and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 117 Introduction to SQL Programming (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Incorporate SQL to retrieve, insert, update and delete information from relational databases. Create row and aggregate functions, inner and outer joins, set operations, subqueries and parameter queries.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 118 Visual Basic For Applications Programming (4 Units)

Same as: COMP 118

Course Advisories: CIS 101 and COMP 109 and COMP 111.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Fundamental concepts of application development using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 119 Introduction To Programming Using Visual Basic (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Fundamental programming concepts and application development for students new to programming. Covers flowcharting and pseudocode; algorithms and program structure; control structures; objects, events and variables; modular design, sub-programs and functions; and file processing.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 120 Introduction to NoSQL Databases (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 107 or CIS 117.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to NoSQL databases. Fundamentals of NoSQL databases and survey of NoSQL products.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 181 Technical And Professional Writing (3 Units)

Same as: ENG 181

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Writing course designed to teach professional-level written communication in technical fields.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 200 Windows PowerShell (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 218.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Automate system administration functions in Windows using Windows PowerShell. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations-administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 201 UNIX/LINUX System Administration (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 218 or CS 130.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to UNIX and Linux system administration. Occupational preparation for PC-support personnel, programmers and network systems managers.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

C-ID: ITIS 155.

CIS 206 MS Windows Server System Administration (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 218.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to Microsoft Windows Server, with emphasis on system administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers, and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

C-ID: ITIS 155.

CIS 209 Visual Basic .Net Programming (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 119.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Windows programming using Visual Basic forms, controls, menus, procedures, arrays and error-handling techniques. Accessing files and databases. Designed for students familiar with programming concepts but little or no experience with Visual Basic.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CIS 213 MS Exchange Server Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to Microsoft Exchange Server with emphasis on system administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations/administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 218 MS Windows Desktop System Administration (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to Microsoft Windows desktop system administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers, and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 219 VMware vSphere System Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 114 and either CIS 201 or 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to VMware vSphere system administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 220 Introduction To Electronic Commerce (3 Units)

Same as: MKT 220

Course Advisories: BUS 101 and COMP 103.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Survey of electronic commerce and the use of the Internet to conduct business. Includes an interdisciplinary exploration of the issues, trends, opportunities and technologies which shape electronic commerce.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 222 MS Private Cloud Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 114 and CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to configuration and administration of a Microsoft private cloud. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 224 Apache Web Server Administration (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 201 or 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110, ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Install, configure and trouble-shoot the Apache Web Server on multi-platform environments.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 225 Citrix XenApp Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 114 and CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to Citrix XenApp administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 226 Citrix XenDesktop Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 114 and CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to Citrix XenDesktop administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 228 Apple macOS System Administration (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to macOS desktop and server administration. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 231 SQL Server Design And Programming (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 117 or CIS 107 and CIS 119.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Designing and implementing SQL Server databases. Programming in Transact-SQL. Designed for students and professionals seeking Microsoft certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 232 SQL Server Database Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 206 and CIS 231.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Administering, backing up and recovering SQL Server databases. Designed for students and professionals seeking Microsoft certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 234 Oracle Design and Programming (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 117 or CIS 107.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Programming in SQL and creating basic PL/SQL procedures. Designed for students and professionals seeking Oracle certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 235 Oracle PL/SQL Programming (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 234.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Programming PL/SQL procedures, functions, triggers, packages and object types in Oracle's SQL*Plus and Procedure Builder environments. Designed for students and professionals seeking Oracle certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 236 Oracle Database Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 201 or CIS 206 or CIS 234.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Administering, backing up and recovering Oracle databases. Designed for students and professionals seeking Oracle certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 237 Advanced SQL Programming (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 107 or CIS 117.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Using SQL to clean and consolidate data; perform correlated subqueries and hierarchical retrievals; write SQL queries; and access object-relational data, VARRAYs and nested tables.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 238 Data Warehousing SQL Server (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 107 or CIS 117.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Using Microsoft SQL Server to create data warehouses and analyze warehoused data.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 239 Crystal Reports (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 107, CIS 117.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Developing database-independent reports using Crystal Reports.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 243 Systems Analysis And Design (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Analyzing and designing information systems. Information gathering, cost-benefit analysis, systems modeling techniques and prototyping.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 245 IT Project Management (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Introduction to information technology project management.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 246 Management of Information Technology (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 101.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110, ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Introduction to the management of information technology.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 247 Managing Information Systems for the Entrepreneur (2 Units)

Same as: ENT 247

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to management of information technology for the entrepreneur.

CIS 251 Advanced SQL Server Programming (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 231.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110, ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

SQL Server programming using advanced features of Transact-SQL. Coding functions, procedures and triggers using Common Language Runtime integration are explored.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 252 MySQL Design and Programming (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 107 or 117.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110, ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Programming in SQL and creating basic procedures and functions in MySQL. Designed for students and professionals seeking MySQL certification.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 253 Business Intelligence with Microsoft SQL Server (4 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 238.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 72 (72 lecture)

Implementing and designing business intelligence solutions with Microsoft SQL Server. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers, and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 254 MongoDB Design and Programming (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 120.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Designing and programming using MongoDB document database.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 255 Apache Cassandra Design and Programming (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 120.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Designing and programming an Apache Cassandra database.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 262 VMware Desktop Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 219 CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Virtual desktop administration using VMware Horizon View. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC-support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers, and related technical and operation administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 263 Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager Administration (3 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 206.

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H.

Hours: 54 (54 lecture)

Administering and deploying Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals, such as PC support personnel, computer programmers, network/systems managers, and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

CIS 264 AWS Cloud Computing Architecture (2 Units)

Course Advisories: CIS 116.

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Introduction to Amazon Web Services cloud architecture and implementation. Provides occupational preparation for information systems professionals such as network/systems managers and related technical and operations administration personnel.

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable, UC Transferable

CIS 290 Work Experience In Computer Information Systems (1-4 Units)

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

Hours: 300 (300 lab)

Supervised employment for students whose career objectives, course of study and employment complement each other. Students must accomplish specific course objectives. Class meetings on campus are scheduled each semester. Course restricted to 3 repetitions

Transfer Information: CSU Transferable

Noncredit Courses

CIS NC001 Installing and Configuring Windows Desktop (0 Units)

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Course introduces students to the process of installing and configuring Windows desktop. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC002 Configuring Windows Devices (0 Units)

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Course introduces students to the process of configuring Windows devices. This is the second course in a series and it is advisable to take the courses in sequence. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC003 Installing and Configuring Windows Server (0 Units)

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Course introduces students to the process of installing and configuring a Windows server. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC004 Administering Windows Server (0 Units)

Hours: 36 (36 lecture)

Course provides students with the skills required to administer Windows servers. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC005 VMware vSphere Install and Configure (0 Units)

Hours: 27 (27 lecture)

Introduction to VMware vSphere, with an emphasis on the installation and configuration of the product. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC006 VMware vSphere Advanced Management (0 Units)

Hours: 27 (27 lecture)

Managing advanced features of VMware vSphere. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC020 Visual Basic for Applications: Excel (0 Units)

Hours: 8 (8 lecture)

Course introduces students to automating Excel applications using Visual Basic for Applications programming. Course restricted to 98 repetitions

CIS NC021 Visual Basic for Applications: Access (0 Units)

Hours: 8 (8 lecture)

Course introduces students to automating Access applications using Visual Basic for Applications programming. Course restricted to 98 repetitions