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CIS 1107 Introduction to Operating Systems

In this class, you will learn the foundation of introduction to operating systems, virtualization and basic networking concepts. You will learn how to manage and administer current desktop operating systems (Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X). In addition, you will explore operating systems for mobile devices (Apple IOS, Google Android) and will be introduced to widespread applications for IoT and Cloud concepts. This class will also cover personal and enterprise cybersecurity principles to help protect yourself from common cyber-attacks.

Prerequisites: NONE

Course Outcomes
  • Identify, define and manage various operating systems (IOS, Android, Windows Phone) for mobile devices and applications for those devices.
  • Execute commands in a command line interface. Present and implement commands in a batch file using appropriate command line syntax.
  • Explore and configure an operating system's graphic user interface.
  • Identify, define, and implement various operating system management tools. Manage files, folders, and basic access permissions. Manage security tools and firewall options.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 5, Rm 134
Faculty: Jia
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 7
Meets: M from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 101
Open Seats: 7
Meets: M from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 101
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Simpson
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 17
Meets: T from 8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: R02
Open Seats: 17
Meets: T from
8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: R02
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Lan
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from 2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: R01
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Section: R01
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Jia
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 2
Section: 501
Open Seats: 2
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Jia
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 21
Section: 502
Open Seats: 21
Section: 502
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Libassi
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 22
Section: 503
Open Seats: 22
Section: 503
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Jones
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 19
Section: 504
Open Seats: 19
Section: 504
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 107
Faculty: Lan
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 2
Meets: TTH from 8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 2
Meets: TTH from
8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: C01
Face to Face
Huber Heights Learning Center
Huber Heights, Rm 118
Faculty: Goodall
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 18
Meets: T from 6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: HN1
Open Seats: 18
Meets: T from
6:00PM to 8:40PM
Section: HN1
Blended Learning
Courseview Campus Center (Mason)
Mason Bldg B, Rm 127
Faculty: Simpson
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 31
Meets: TH from 8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: MY1
Open Seats: 31
Meets: TH from
8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: MY1
Blended Learning
Courseview Campus Center (Mason)
Mason Bldg B, Rm 127
Faculty: Konsdorf
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 23
Meets: T from 6:00PM to 7:15PM
Section: MNY
Open Seats: 23
Meets: T from
6:00PM to 7:15PM
Section: MNY
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 11
Section: 801
Open Seats: 11
Section: 801
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: McMurtry
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $37.50
Open Seats: 22
Meets: M from 7:00PM to 8:50PM
Section: NT1
Open Seats: 22
Meets: M from
7:00PM to 8:50PM
Section: NT1
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: MtCastle
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 806
Open Seats: 15
Section: 806