Phillip Waclawski

Residential Faculty - Linux, PHP, Python, MySQL, Javascript, HTML/CSS

Computer Information Systems

Office: Downtown Center - Room: 408

480-461-7468

Office Hours

My up to date lab and office hours can be found at

http://www.felitaur.com/schedule.html

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

CIS276DA MySQL Database 3 Credits
A broad overview of the MySQL database. Includes Structured Query Language (SQL) instruction for data definition, data manipulation, and data retrieval. Develops knowledge and skills required to install MySQL, 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 CIS117DM, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27822
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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 27822 Students have the option to attend class meetings in-person. Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu

Class 27822 Class requires a virtual box setup (student will need either a laptop or a portable Hard Drive).

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
30420
Dobson Campus
Online Course
Independent Study
Lecture/Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

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. Students may contact instructor at michael.bogner@mesacc.edu

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

Spring Flex Start 2022

CIS151 Computer Game Development -Level I 3 Credits
Introduction to object-oriented game development, game design, and game theory. Use of computer software to demonstrate and teach concepts using an appropriate game development platform to model real-time simulations and create computer games using object oriented tools. Introduction to developing PC games, educational software, and training software using windows based object oriented developments tools.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27801
Downtown Center
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
02/03/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 27801 Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu. Students may attend Live Online sessions.

CIS156 Python Programming: Level I 3 Credits
Introduction to Python programming. Includes 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.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29501
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
02/01/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29501 Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu. Students have the option of attending Live Online sessions.

CIS166AA Introduction to Javascript 3 Credits
Introduction to basic JavaScript programming concepts including syntax. Covers Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), programming logic and debugging, as well as forms manipulation and animation.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS133DA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35124
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
03/22/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35124 Students may contact instructor at phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu

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

CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II 3 Credits
Plan, design and create web sites using HTML and Advanced Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Expedite the development process using CSS frameworks and libraries. Enhance user experience and web site functionality using supporting technologies. Exploration of User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX), best practices, accessibility, strategies, and careers in web design and development.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS133DA or permission of Instructor.
Requires an additional 50-minute lab per week.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27761
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Class Ended

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 27761 Students may contact instructor at: phil.wacklawski@mesacc.edu

CIS256 Python Programming Level II 3 Credits
Advanced Python object-oriented programming concepts and applications. Emphasis on code documenting, versioning, unit testing strategies, and security practices for Python project/package development. Includes Python applications for data analysis, networking, database manipulation, and web application development.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS156 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35125
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35125 Students may contact instructor at phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu. Students will have the option of attending Live Online sessions.

Summer 2022

YOUTH100-10035 MCC Mulitmedia Madness Camp 0 Credits
Learn to be a wiz with photo editing and graphics creation for your best ever Instagram and Facebook memes. Plus up your video, audio and animation skill sets. Multimedia Madness Camp is for sixth to eight graders. MMM Camp delivers fun, interactive instruction about computer graphics, photo editing, 3D Modelling, basic video/audio editing and animation. Use popular, free, open-source software including Inkscape, Blender 3D, Gnu Image Manipulation Program, Krita, Audacity and LMMS.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17789
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
07/11/2022 - 07/21/2022
MoTuWeTh
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Closed

Notes: Class 17789 Learn to be a wiz with photo editing and graphics creation for your best ever Instagram and Facebook memes. Plus up your video, audio and animation skill sets. Tuition is $199 for two weeks; class size is limited and fills quickly. MMM Camp delivers fun, interactive instruction about computer graphics, photo editing, 3D modeling, basic video/audio editing and introduction to animation. Use popular, free, open-source software including Inkscape, Blender 3D, Gnu Image Manipulation Program, Krita, Audacity and LMMS.

Fall 2022

CIS276DA MySQL Database 3 Credits
A broad overview of the MySQL database. Includes Structured Query Language (SQL) instruction for data definition, data manipulation, and data retrieval. Develops knowledge and skills required to install MySQL, 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 CIS117DM, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28462
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

15 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28462 Students will have the option to attend class virtually using live video conferencing software. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in the virtual class.

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

Fall Flex Start 2022

CIS151 Computer Game Development -Level I 3 Credits
Introduction to object-oriented game development, game design, and game theory. Use of computer software to demonstrate and teach concepts using an appropriate game development platform to model real-time simulations and create computer games using object oriented tools. Introduction to developing PC games, educational software, and training software using windows based object oriented developments tools.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28369
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
09/08/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

9 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28369 Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu

Class 28369 This class has optional live-online sessions that meet during class on Thursdays, 5:20-7:00 pm. A headset with built-in microphone is required.

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

CIS156 Python Programming: Level I 3 Credits
Introduction to Python programming. Includes 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.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30225
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

16 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30225 This class has optional live-online sessions that meet on Tuesdays, 5:20-7:00 pm. A headset with built-in microphone is required. Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu.

CIS166AA Introduction to Javascript 3 Credits
Introduction to basic JavaScript programming concepts including syntax. Covers Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), programming logic and debugging, as well as forms manipulation and animation.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS133DA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30654
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

14 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30654 Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu

Class 30654 Mesa Community College has a mix of in person, hybrid and live online classes. This class will be a hybrid, where you can attend physically in the classroom, or remotely via Zoom during class time (Tues 7:10pm-9:15pm) A headset with built-in microphone is required.

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

CIS166AE Web Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) 3 Credits
Introduction to web scripting with PHP (PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor). Web application development using Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), PHP, programming logic, and Structured Query Language (SQL).
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS133DA or permission of Instructor.
CIS166AE is only offered Fall Semester.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30483
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
09/08/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

12 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

There is an option to attend via live online at the regular class time.The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in the virtual class. CIS166AE is only offered in the Fall Semester. Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu.

CIS256 Python Programming Level II 3 Credits
Advanced Python object-oriented programming concepts and applications. Emphasis on code documenting, versioning, unit testing strategies, and security practices for Python project/package development. Includes Python applications for data analysis, networking, database manipulation, and web application development.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS156 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31163
Downtown Center
DTC/Centennial Way Room 403
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
09/12/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
7:10 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

17 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31163 This class has optional attendance via live-online sessions that meet on Mondays, 7:10-9:15 pm. A headset with built-in microphone is required. Students may contact instructor at: phil.waclawski@mesacc.edu

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

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