SRJC Course Outlines

4/12/2024 8:33:51 PMCIS 50.13 Course Outline as of Fall 1999

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CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  CIS 50.13Title:  VIRUS PROTECTION  
Full Title:  Virus Protection/Disk Backup
Last Reviewed:10/4/2010

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum.50Lecture Scheduled8.004 max.Lecture Scheduled32.00
Minimum.50Lab Scheduled01 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total8.00 Contact Total32.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  64.00Total Student Learning Hours: 96.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  CIS 84.15A

Catalog Description:
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Overview of computer viruses and disk backup techniques for personal computers.  Topics include the prevention and detection of virus infections, removal of viruses, downloading virus detection software and updates from the Internet, developing a hard disk backup strategy, backing up the hard disk, and other data protection techniques.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:
Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ESL 100.

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Overview of computer viruses & disk backup techniques for personal computers. Topics include the prevention & detection of virus infections, removal of viruses, downloading virus detection software and updates from the Internet, developing a hard disk backup strategy, backing up the hard disk, and other data protection techniques.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ESL 100.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1996Inactive:Fall 2015
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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The student will:
1.  describe four types of viruses and how they behave;
2.  configure a virus detection program;
3.  detect and remove a virus from the computer;
4.  download a virus update from the Internet;
5.  describe three types of backup (full, incremental, differential);
6.  configure a backup program;
7.  define a backup strategy for a typical business;
8.  perform each of the three types of disk backups.

Topics and Scope
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1.  Virus
   a.  types of viruses
   b.  virus protection techniques
   c.  configure virus protection program
   d.  remove a virus from the computer
   e.  add new virus signatures to virus list
   f.  locate virus software information on the Internet
   g.  download virus update from the Internet
2.  Backup
   a.  purpose of backup
   b.  types of backup
   c.  backup alternatives and strategies
   d.  configure backup program
   e.  perform different types of backups
   f.  restore files from backup media

Assignments:
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Skill demonstration and written assignment.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
0 - 0%
None
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
20 - 60%
CLASS PERFORMANCE
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
20 - 60%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
9 - 60%
ATTENDANCE & CLASS PARTICIPATION


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