Debra LaVergne, Ed.D.

Full Time Faculty - CIS/MGT; Web Technology/Programming

Computer Information Systems

Office: BP 43A - Room: BPO35

480-461-7754

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM11:00 AM - 11:50 AM11:00 AM - 11:50 AM11:00 AM - 11:50 AM 
   

Online

 
    By appointment

Classes Taught

Summer 2020

CIS103 Introduction to Social Media 3 Credits
Identify and explain social media and Web 2.0 technologies for personal, academic, professional, and business applications. Create and maintain accounts on various sites to socialize, write, and share multimedia, while understanding the related ethics, privacy and security issues. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17617
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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.

Students may contact instructor at: debra.lavergne@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3 Credits
Overview of the Internet/World Wide Web (WWW) and its resources. Hands-on experience with various Internet/WWW resource discovery, information retrieval, and social media tools. Design and Development of multi-page websites using current Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) standards. Prerequisites: None.
CIS133DA covers email, the Web and an introduction to HTML/Web publishing. Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week. CIS105 is a strongly recommended prerequisite.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17020
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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.

Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: CIS133DA covers email, the Web and an introduction to HTML/Web publishing. Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week. CIS105 is a strongly recommended prerequisite.

17577
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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.

Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: CIS133DA covers email, the Web and an introduction to HTML/Web publishing. Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week. CIS105 is a strongly recommended prerequisite.

CIS290AC Computer Information Systems Internship 3 Credits
Work experience in business or industry.
Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17406
Dobson Campus
Lab
05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020

Class Started

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 17406 This course is available for students completing their last year in their programs. There is no textbook for this section. Students may contact instructor deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

CIS298AC Special Projects 3 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17363
Dobson Campus
Lab
05/26/2020 - 07/16/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 17363 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet but may require proctored exams. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Class 17363 This course is available for students completing their last year in their programs. There is no textbook for this section.

Fall 2020

CIS103 Introduction to Social Media 3 Credits
Identify and explain social media and Web 2.0 technologies for personal, academic, professional, and business applications. Create and maintain accounts on various sites to socialize, write, and share multimedia, while understanding the related ethics, privacy and security issues. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35267
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 10/16/2020

Open

17 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 35267 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: debra.lavergne@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

CIS298AC Special Projects 3 Credits
Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35324
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

3 of 5
Seats Available

Notes: Please contact Deb LaVergne at deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu for enrollment information. Enrollment is by permission only and is for students in the Programming and/or Web Technology degree programs.

Fall Flex Start 2020

CIS103 Introduction to Social Media 3 Credits
Identify and explain social media and Web 2.0 technologies for personal, academic, professional, and business applications. Create and maintain accounts on various sites to socialize, write, and share multimedia, while understanding the related ethics, privacy and security issues. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38502
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020
Tu
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Open

22 of 24
Seats Available

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 38502 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

33514
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

22 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33514 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: debra.lavergne@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3 Credits
Overview of the Internet/World Wide Web (WWW) and its resources. Hands-on experience with various Internet/WWW resource discovery, information retrieval, and social media tools. Design and Development of multi-page websites using current Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) standards. Prerequisites: None.
CIS133DA covers email, the Web and an introduction to HTML/Web publishing. Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week. CIS105 strongly recommended prerequisite.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33481
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33481 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: CIS133DA covers email, the Web and an introduction to HTML/Web publishing. Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week. CIS105 strongly recommended prerequisite.

CIS136 Content Management Systems: WordPress 3 Credits
Overview of WordPress Content Management System. Includes hands-on design and creation of web pages and blogs for the World Wide Web. Designed to cover best practices for web site/blog creation. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38504
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Open

9 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 38504 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

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