Course Date: 
Thursday Sep 17, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

Advance your understanding of conversational French. After reviewing the basics, new material will be introduced to build vocabulary and provide additional practice in conversational skills.

course note: 
The required textbook is Ultimate French, Beginner - Intermediate (ISBN: 978-1-4000-0963-3). Prerequisite: French II or intermediate spoken French.
course code: 
153LA1117
Course Instructor: 
Pascale Tessier
Course Date: 
Saturday Sep 12, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

Advance your understanding of conversational French. After reviewing the basics, new material will be introduced to build vocabulary and provide additional practice in conversational skills.

course note: 
The required textbook is Ultimate French, Beginner - Intermediate (ISBN: 978-1-4000-0963-3). Class does not meet Oct 31.
course code: 
153LA1116
Course Instructor: 
Pascale Tessier
Course Date: 
Friday Sep 18, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

China's economic rise means the world has a new second language - Mandarin. Learn practical and daily conversational Mandarin Chinese for use in travel or business. You will be introduced to Chinese customs and culture and have the opportunity to speak Chinese at every class. By the end of the course you should be able to initiate conversations and answer questions in Chinese.

course note: 
The required textbook and CD is Learn Chinese with Me - Student's Book 1 (ISBN: 9787107164224). Class does not meet Oct 30 and Nov 27.
course code: 
153LA1112
Course Instructor: 
Xiaowei Hunt
Course Date: 
Monday Sep 14, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

Begin your French instruction with an accomplished English/French speaker and teacher. Basic grammar, common conversational phrases, and everyday vocabulary will be our starting point for building conversations. A look at French culture will be included in our study.

course note: 
Note to students: The required textbook is Ultimate French, Beginner - Intermediate (ISBN: 978-1-4000-0963-3).
course code: 
153LA1107
Course Instructor: 
Pascale Tessier
Course Date: 
Thursday Nov 12, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

If you have taken a beginning Spanish class or have an understanding of the basic language, this course will provide you an opportunity for advancement. After a review, new material will be introduced so you can build vocabulary and improve your conversational skills.

course note: 
Note to students: The required textbook is Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition (ISBN: 0-7641-2550-8). Prerequisite: Spanish I or a basic understanding of the language. Class will not meet on Nov 26.
course code: 
153LA1105
Course Instructor: 
Diane Orgill M.A.
Course Date: 
Thursday Oct 1, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

Knowledge of Spanish phrases and sentences is helpful in the workplace or while traveling. Learn simple conversation and vocabulary to use in everyday situations. We will include enough grammatical study for an understanding of the language structure.

course note: 
Note to students: The required textbook is Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition (ISBN: 0-7641-2550-8).
course code: 
153LA1104A
Course Instructor: 
Diane Orgill M.A.
Course Date: 
Saturday Sep 19, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
10

Continue your study of Chinese customs, culture, and language. Speak Mandarin Chinese at every class, building vocabulary and conversation skills.

course note: 
The required textbook and CD are Learn Chinese with Me - Student's Book 1 (ISBN: 9787107164224). Class does not meet Oct 31 and Nov 28.
course code: 
153LA1101
Course Instructor: 
Xiaowei Hunt
Course Date: 
Tuesday Aug 25, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
15

Develop knowledge of contemporary vulnerabilities, threats, and attacks in information and computing systems, and manage strategies for mitigating risks. Course topics include information security technologies, cryptography, administrative management and response, threats to information security, privacy in computing, and legal/ethical issues relating to information security. Students will develop proficiency in various software tools for information security and apply knowledge to case studies. This course is also offered for credit as CS443.

course note: 
Textbook Principles if Information Security is required.
course code: 
153IT1104
Course Instructor: 
Ju-Yeon Jo
Course Date: 
Tuesday Aug 25, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
15

Understand and apply concepts and techniques of database management for real-time web and big data applications. The course will focus primarily on NoSQL, object-oriented, and XML databases. Topics include characteristics and significance of NoSQL databases, NoSQL data formats, key and value pairs, basic schema in NoSQL, and table structures and data types. Assigned projects in SQLite, MongoDB, and Postgres will demonstrate the capabilities of these databases. This course is also offered for credit as ITE 451/651. Course may be taken concurrently with Introduction to the Internet & World Wide Web.

course note: 
Textbooks Oracle SQL and Making Sense of NoSQL are recommended, not required.
course code: 
153IT1102
Course Instructor: 
Guymon Hall Lecturer
Course Date: 
Monday Aug 24, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
15

Apply basic programming concepts using the Ruby programming language. Ruby is a flexible, human-readable, fully object-oriented programming language that is easily grasped by introductory programming students. Cover and practice core programming concepts including sequence, selection, repetition, functional decomposition, object-oriented programming, and file operations. This course is also offered for credit as CS140.

course note: 
Textbook: The Well-Grounded Rubyist (2nd edition) is recommended, not required.
course code: 
153IT1100
Course Instructor: 
Guymon Hall Lecturer

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