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

Fall 2021

CIS285 Computer Information Systems Capstone Project 3 Credits
Students will create a capstone project with opportunities for individualized research and application of aggregate technology and professional knowledge and skills obtained throughout the student's program of study. Focus on communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and project management skills.
Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24773
Dobson Campus
Independent Study
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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.

Please contact the instructor at deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu for enrollment information. Enrollment is by permission only and is for students in the Programming, iOS App Development, and/or Web Technology degree programs. This course is replacing CIS298AC Special Projects.

CIS286 Technology Team Peer Mentorship 3 Credits
Students will have an opportunity to mentor other students and work as a team to develop and support a technology project related to their program of study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance from team members, faculty, and/or industry mentor. Focus on application of technology knowledge to the development of a team project to solve real world technology problems/needs with an innovative technology focus. Focus on the team experience and project and workforce development, management and research, as well as mentoring and collaborative professional behaviors needed to facilitate innovations for profitable commercial feasibility.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EPS151. Corequisites: CIS285.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37312
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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 37312 This class is available for students completing the last year of their programs. There is no textbook for this section.

Class 37312 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

CIS290AC Computer Information Systems Internship 3 Credits
Work experience in business or industry.
Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38197
Dobson Campus
Independent Study
Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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 38197 This course is available for students completing their last year in their programs. There is no textbook for this section. 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).

Fall Flex Start 2021

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: The student must be 13 years or older.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24497
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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 24497 Optional Live Online Labs will be offered through the semester. 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 24497 CIS103 has a minimum age requirement of 13 years old (due to social media account restrictions). Because of this, all students will need a permission code to enroll. Please contact your instructor at deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu to obtain a permission code (please include the section number of the course).

22039
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an 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 22039 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

Class 22039 CIS103 has a minimum age requirement of 13 years old (due to social media account restrictions). Because of this, all students will need a permission code to enroll. Please contact your instructor at deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu to obtain a permission code (please include the section number of the course).

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.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22014
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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 22014 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

23683
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an 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 23683 Students may contact instructor at: deb.lavergne@mesacc.edu

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