Derek Rushing

Full Time Faculty - CIS/BPC

Business

480-461-7469

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3 Credits
Introduction to project management concepts while working with MS Project to solve complex project management networks, including creating Gantt and PERT charts, tracking project progress, planning for restrictions, and integrating MS Project with other software packages such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint, and cc Mail. Prerequisites: None.
Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25137
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 25137 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: derek.rushing@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week.

25190
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/13/2020 - 03/06/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 25190 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 can contact the instructor at: derek.rushing@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week.

CIS276DB SQL Server Database 3 Credits
A broad overview of the Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server database. Includes SQL instruction for data definition, data manipulation, and data retrieval. Develops knowledge and skills required to install SQL Server, model and create new databases, manage users, authentication, and stored procedures, and develop backup/restore strategies.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27584
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020
Th
7:10 PM - 9:50 PM

Closed

Notes: Class 27584 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: derek.rushing@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2020

CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems 3 Credits
Overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology, and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues related to computers. Use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Includes uses of application software and the Internet for efficient and effective problem solving. Exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.
CIS105 is a lecture course with computers demonstrations and open lab assignments. CIS105 uses Windows-based computers to cover word processing, presentation, spreadsheet and database management software. Includes overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues realted to computers and exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Knowledge of basic features of Windows and ability to type 30 WPM recommended. CIS105 uses Office 2016 or Office 2019 and either Windows 7, 8, or 10 software.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25100
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/27/2020 - 05/08/2020

Open

Seats Available

Notes: Class 25100 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: Please consult with instructor for textbook information before purchasing at derek.rushing@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: CIS105 is a lecture course with computers demonstrations and open lab assignments. CIS105 uses Windows-based computers to cover word processing, presentation, spreadsheet and database management software. Includes overview of computer technology, concepts, terminology and the role of computers in business and society. Discussion of social and ethical issues realted to computers and exploration of relevant emerging technologies. Knowledge of basic features of Windows and ability to type 30 WPM recommended. CIS105 uses Office 2016 or Office 2019 and either Windows 7, 8, or 10 software.

CIS162AD C#: Level I 3 Credits
Introduction to C# programming including general concepts, program design, development, data types, operators, expressions, flow control, functions, classes, input and output operations, debugging, structured programming, and object-oriented programming.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25136
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/27/2020 - 05/08/2020

Closed

Notes: Class 25136 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: derek.rushing@mesacc.edu

Degrees & Awards

PMP

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