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Linux Operating System (CIS126DL) 3 Credits

Introduction to the Linux Operating system. Develop knowledge and skills required to install, configure and troubleshoot a Linux-based workstation including basic network functions. Learn basic command line and Graphical User Interface (GUI) desktop environment utilities and applications. Fundamental abilities to achieve the entry-level industry certification covered. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38518 Fall 2020 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 09/09/2020 - 12/18/2020 M,W 1:00PM - 1:50PM
  • W. Tagart
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Fourteen (14) Weeks
      Hybrid class incorporating both online and classroom activities.
      Requires one hour lab to be announced.
      Class 38518 costs include BPC Dwntwn Course Fee: $25
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14868 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert
CGCC Internet Online
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 10/14/2020 M,W 6:10PM - 8:50PM
  • T. Pearson
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the direction of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student's own time. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      First Eight (8) Week Class
      Extended Enrollment Period Allowed.
      Class 14868 costs include CIS Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: This is a Red Hat Academy Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11412 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 8:00AM - 9:50AM
  • K. Lein
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      Class 11412 costs include CIS Course Fee: $2
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24248 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 10/18/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 8:45PM
  • R. Martinusen
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10170 Fall 2020 GateWay
Live Online Class
Live Online 10/21/2020 - 12/16/2020 W 5:30PM - 6:30PM
  • M. Krum
Open
1 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID-19 impact, this class was transitioned to an online course. Students not logging into CANVAS on the first day of class may be dropped. Course Fee $125.

      This course is taught entirely online using Canvas with online sessions that meet on the specified days and times listed above. Attendance in the live online sessions are mandatory. Additional work may be required with specific due dates. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with Internet and video capabilities.

      This class is combined with CIS126DL #10132. The combined class may have a total of 24 students.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10171 Fall 2020 GateWay
Live Online Class
Live Online 10/21/2020 - 12/16/2020 W 5:30PM - 6:30PM
  • C. Carruth
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID-19 impact, this class was transitioned to an online course. Students not logging into CANVAS on the first day of class may be dropped. Course Fee $125.

      This course is taught entirely online using Canvas with online sessions that meet on the specified days and times listed above. Attendance in the live online sessions are mandatory. Additional work may be required with specific due dates. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device with Internet and video capabilities.

      This class is combined with CIS126DL #10107. The combined class may have a total of 24 students.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11384 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 6:00PM - 7:50PM
  • K. Lein
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      Class 11384 costs include CIS Course Fee: $2
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21782 Fall 2020 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 09/10/2020 - 12/17/2020 Th 7:10PM - 9:00PM
  • W. Tagart
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Fourteen (14) Weeks
      This course is a live, synchronous online course that will take place Thursday evenings from 7:10-9:00 PM online. Please go to Canvas (https://learn.maricopa.edu) for more information.
      Class 21782 costs include CIS Dwntwn Course Fee: $25
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11544 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/28/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 8:00AM - 9:50AM
  • M. Bencic
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      Class 11544 costs include GBS Course Fee: $2
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15042 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert
CGCC Internet Online
Online 08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Pearson
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Internet Class
      First Eight (8) Week Class
      Extended Enrollment Allowed.
      Class 15042 costs include CIS Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: This is a Red Hat Academy Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
42030 Fall 2020 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 09/28/2020 - 12/20/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Tagart
  • R. Idris
Open
6 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40743 Fall 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Online : You can start on any Monday between dates: 08/24/2020 - 10/12/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Pfister
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Microsoft Word or other word processing software.
      Screen Capture Software.
      Any browser such as Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
      Additional Materials: Students will be provided with access to a virtual Linux lab that will be used for class projects. Instructions for connecting to the lab will be provided in the lesson material.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40744 Fall 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Online : You can start on any Monday between dates: 10/19/2020 - 12/07/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Pfister
Open
1 of 13 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Microsoft Word or other word processing software.
      Screen Capture Software.
      Any browser such as Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
      Additional Materials: Students will be provided with access to a virtual Linux lab that will be used for class projects. Instructions for connecting to the lab will be provided in the lesson material.
      Required Training Materials: Access to in-person or virtual labs at Advanced Business Learning (ABL) which can be purchased directly from ABL. See Syllabus for more information. NOTE: Your Instructor will provide instructions on how to purchase access to the labs.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42115 Fall 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Online : You can start on any Monday between dates: 08/31/2020 - 10/12/2020 N/A N/A
  • D. Pfister
Open
5 of 13 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Microsoft Word or other word processing software.
      Screen Capture Software.
      Any browser such as Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
      Additional Materials: Students will be provided with access to a virtual Linux lab that will be used for class projects. Instructions for connecting to the lab will be provided in the lesson material.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17628 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Monroig
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE CLASS. Conducted via the Internet and designed for highly motivated, computer-literate, self-directed students.
      All registered students must contact the instructor by email at ron.monroig@scottsdalecc.edu by the course start date.
    • Additional Class Notes: CIS 126DL prepares students for Red Hat System Administration I (RH124).
      CIS 126DL requires an online eTextbook subscription at an additional cost of approximately $50 and will require additional computer lab time per week. The online lab manual can be upgraded to an eTextbook or printed hard-copy version for an additional $50.00. Details will be provided on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
41685 Fall 2020 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • R. Monroig
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.
    • Additional Class Notes: CIS 126DL prepares students for Red Hat System Administration I (RH124).
      CIS 126DL requires an online eTextbook subscription at an additional cost of approximately $50 and will require additional computer lab time per week. The online lab manual can be upgraded to an eTextbook or printed hard-copy version for an additional $50.00. Details will be provided on the first day of class.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19468 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 08/26/2020 - 10/14/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students enrolling in an Online class acknowledge that they have internet access and they possess the skills required to navigate the internet. This course will not use the Maricopa Canvas system, the Instructor will provide alternative information the first class session. For assistance, please contact the Division Secretary at 602-243-8012.

      This course will use an online curriculum that you will be REQUIRED to purchase the first class session for a nominal fee of $30 please plan accordingly.

      All textbook and course materials available at low cost (<$40) - May include OER (Open Educational Resources).

      19468 costs include a Lab Fee of $5
      Class Meets First Eight (8) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19858 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Class Started
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Students enrolling in a online class acknowledge that they have internet access and they possess the skills required to navigate the internet.
      Class 19858 costs include CIS Course Fee: $5

Red Hat System Administration I (CIS126RH) 3 Credits

Introduction to core administration skills needed to manage a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system. This Red Hat Academy course helps prepare for the Red Hat certification exams using a hands-on, task-focused curriculum. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37385 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 9:00AM - 10:40AM
  • T. Baker
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID-19, this in person class section has been transitioned to a Live Online section. This class will meet remotely during the scheduled class times using web conferencing software (e.g., Webex, Zoom, or Google Hangouts) for all class dates. Attendance and active participation in these remote class sessions is expected, and all course work must be completed according to the deadlines given in the course syllabus. Students will need to have access to a computer or mobile device, internet, and web camera.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35905 Fall 2020 Mesa
Live Online
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 10/13/2020 Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
  • D. Kibbe
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      8 GB USB flash drive recommended.
      Class 35905 Students may contact the instructor at dennis.kibbe@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35904 Fall 2020 Mesa
Live Online
Live Online 10/21/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 6:00PM - 9:15PM
  • D. Kibbe
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      8 GB USB flash drive recommended.
      Class 35904 Students may contact instructor at: dennis.kibbe@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37387 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 10/16/2020 Th 6:00PM - 9:30PM
  • T. Baker
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID-19, this in person class section has been transitioned to a Live Online section. This class will meet remotely during the scheduled class times using web conferencing software (e.g., Webex, Zoom, or Google Hangouts) for all class dates. Attendance and active participation in these remote class sessions is expected, and all course work must be completed according to the deadlines given in the course syllabus. Students will need to have access to a computer or mobile device, internet, and web camera.
      Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38387 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 08/26/2020 - 10/14/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets First Eight (8) Weeks
      Class 38387 costs include CIS Course Fee: $5
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38388 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance

Python Programming: Level I (CIS156) 3 Credits

Use of the Python programming language to solve problems using suitable examples from business or other disciplines. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40712 Fall 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Online : You can start on any Monday between dates: 08/24/2020 - 10/12/2020 N/A N/A
  • W. Thayer
Open
10 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Operating System: Windows 7 or later, MacOS, or Linux
      Python (current version): Instructions on downloading this free software is provided in the course lesson material.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40713 Fall 2020 Rio Salado
Online Class
Online : You can start on any Monday between dates: 10/19/2020 - 12/07/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
29 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fourteen (14) Week Class
      8-week class option available
      Software Required
      Operating System: Windows 7 or later, MacOS, or Linux.
      Python (current version): Instructions on downloading this free software is provided in the course lesson material.

Linux System Administration (CIS238DL) 3 Credits

Managing Linux Operating Systems including sophisticated manipulation of file structures, backup systems, printing processes, troubleshooting, user account management, hard disk maintenance and configuration, process monitoring and prioritizing, kernel customization, and system resource control. Preparation for industry certifications such as the CompTIA Linux+, the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) and the Linux Professional Institute (LPIC-1). Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS126DL or CIS126RH or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21902 Fall 2020 Phoenix
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
Live Online 09/14/2020 - 12/14/2020 M 7:10PM - 9:00PM
  • W. Tagart
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      This course is a live, synchronous online course that will take place Monday evenings from 7:10-9:00 PM.
      Class Meets for Thirteen (13) Weeks
      Class 21902 costs include CIS Dwntwn Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: This course is offered once each year during the fall semester only.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11369 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu 10:00AM - 11:50AM
  • M. Bencic
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      Class 11369 costs include CIS Course Fee: $2
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
25973 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Online format w/Live Session
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/13/2020 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 8:45PM
  • R. Martinusen
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is offered only once a year, and only in the Fall semester.
      Flex Start Class
      This class has been changed from in-person to a "live online" class which meets with the instructor via the internet at the regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "live online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.
      Requires reliable internet access. An online briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-courses to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In-person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15044 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert
CGCC Internet Online
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Internet Class
      Second Eight (8) Week Class
      Class 15044 costs include CIS Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: This is a Red Academy Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38399 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available

Red Hat System Administration II (CIS238RH) 3 Credits

Continue to develop core administration skills needed to manage a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system. This Red Hat Academy course helps to prepare students for the Red Hat certification exams using a hands-on, task-focused curriculum. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS126RH, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35925 Fall 2020 Mesa
Live Online
Live Online 10/20/2020 - 12/18/2020 Tu,Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
  • D. Kibbe
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      Class 35925 Students may contact the instructor at dennis.kibbe@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38398 Fall 2020 South Mountain
ONLINE
Online 10/21/2020 - 12/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Yavelak
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37394 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Internet/ Online Class
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/11/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Baker
Open
18 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Due to COVID-19, this in person class section has been transitioned to a Traditional Online section. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students will need to have access to a computer or mobile device, as well as the internet.
      The following course was converted from an evening coded section to a day section due to the conversion to traditional online due to COVID-19. This course was counted toward Evening Supervisor Pay for this term.

Linux Shell Scripting (CIS239DL) 3 Credits

Linux Shell Scripting syntax and methods including the automation of system tasks as well as interpreted user-level programming. Course includes the Linux Borne Again Shell (BASH) as well as a variety of industry competitors. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS238DL or CIS238RH or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
23367 Fall 2020 Estrella Mountain
Internet/ Online Class
Online 10/19/2020 - 12/11/2020 Tu N/A
  • T. Baker
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID-19, this in person class section has been transitioned to a Traditional Online section. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students will need to have access to a computer or mobile device, as well as the internet.
      Flex Start Class
      The following course was converted from an evening coded section to a day section due to the conversion to traditional online due to COVID-19. This course was counted toward Evening Supervisor Pay for this term.
      Class 23367 costs include CIS Course Fee: $15
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37904 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/28/2020 - 12/18/2020 F 10:00AM - 11:50AM
  • F. Torres Jr
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      Class 37904 costs include CIS Course Fee: $2

Red Hat System Administration III (CIS240RH) 3 Credits

Provides solid understanding of how to automate services on a Linux system. Covers use of Ansible to automate provisioning, configuration, application deployment, and orchestration on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8. Content aligns with the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE - EX294) exam, a professional certification. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS238RH or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39158 Fall 2020 Mesa
Live Online
Live Online 08/24/2020 - 10/14/2020 M,W 6:00PM - 9:15PM
  • D. Kibbe
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 39158 Students may contact instructor at dennis.kibbe@mesacc.edu
      8GB Thumb drive recommended.

Linux Security (CIS271DL) 3 Credits

Implementing in-depth security methods and techniques in a Linux-based network environment. Utilize programs, utilities and configuration techniques to provide user-level, file system, and network security. Gain knowledge in a variety of security cracking techniques and how to guard against them. In all aspects of security, the standard of practicing professional ethics seriously emphasized. Preparation for industry certifications such as the SAIR/GNU LCP and LCA certificates, CompTIA's Linux+, RHCT, RHCE, and LPIC. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS240DL or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11411 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/17/2020 Th 10:00AM - 11:50AM
  • M. Bencic
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      This is a Red Hat Academy class that prepares students for Red Hat System Administration certifications. All textbook and course material requirements covered on the first day of class. For more information about Linux courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu.
      Class 11411 costs include CIS Course Fee: $2

Current Topics In Computing (CIS280) 3 Credits

Critical inquiry of current topics in computing. Application of industry trends to solve problems and/or investigate issues. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15095 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert
CGCC Internet Online
Live Online 09/02/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 7:00PM - 9:30PM
  • M. Rahman
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    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the direction of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student's own time. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      Class is Scheduled for Fifteen (15) Weeks
      Running and Scaling Applications using Docker and Kubernetes - This course explores how to run applications in the Docker container and how to scale application containers in a data center using Kubernetes.
      Prerequisite: Linux knowledge required. Division consent necessary to enroll in this class. Please contact Brenda Whillock (brenda.whillock@cgc.edu) or Jennifer Connors (jennifer.connors@cgc.edu) for consent.

Information Security Fundamentals (ITS110) 3 Credits

Fundamental concepts of information technology security. Topics include authentication methods, access control, cryptography, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), network attack and defense methods, hardening of operating systems and network devices, securing remote access and wireless technologies and securing infrastructures and topologies. Emphasis on hands-on labs in both the Windows and Linux environments. Builds on thorough understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and security concepts and Microsoft (MS) Windows and Linux Administration. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS126DL, or CIS126RH, or permission of Program Director. Corequisites: BPC270 or MST150++.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37906 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 8:00AM - 9:50AM
  • D. Iskiw
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    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      Class 37906 costs include ITS Course Fee: $2
    • Additional Class Notes: This course prepares students for Cybersecurity certificates and degree. For more information about Cybersecurity courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37752 Fall 2020 Chandler-Gilbert
CGCC Internet Online
Live Online 08/27/2020 - 12/18/2020 Th 6:10PM - 8:50PM
  • T. Pearson
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    • Class Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the direction of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student's own time. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.

Operating System Security (ITS130) 3 Credits

In-depth examination of operating system security including Transmission Control Protocol/ Data Encryption Standard (DES), Triple Data Encryption Standard (3DES), Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), Pretty Good Privacy (PGP), and other encryption technologies (TCP/IP), Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) and Cisco Internetwork Operating System (IOS), Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac OSX Security. Procedures to defend networks against attacks and recovery from network disasters. Web server security. Emphasis on hands-on labs in both the Windows and Linux environments. Builds on thorough understanding of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and security concepts and MS Windows and Linux Administration. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ITS110 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11377 Fall 2020 Glendale
Live Online Instruction
Live Online 08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020 W 10:00AM - 11:50AM
  • M. Bencic
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    • Class Notes: LIVE ONLINE classes require your attendance in virtual sessions that meet on designated days and times. Attendance in scheduled live online sessions is mandatory. Additional work may be required online. Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and reliable Internet access.
      Please contact the department with any questions 
      Class 11377 costs include ITS Course Fee: $2
    • Additional Class Notes: This course prepares students for Cybersecurity certificates and degree. For more information about Cybersecurity courses and degrees contact Program Director, Martin Bencic at 623-845-3237 or martin.bencic@gccaz.edu