Stephen James Bowes

Residential Faculty - Computer Information Systems

Computer Information Systems

Classes Taught

Fall 2020

BPC170 A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support 3 Credits
Explore technical aspects of personal computers, including system components, installation, system configuration, peripheral devices, and notebooks. Emphasis placed on hardware installation, maintenance, mobile devices, and hardware troubleshooting. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA A+ examinations. Prerequisites: None.
Require CIS105 and BPC121AB or permission of instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33459
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/25/2020 - 10/15/2020
TuTh
1:30 PM - 4:40 PM

Open

9 of 20
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 33459 Students may contact the instructor at stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Require CIS105 and BPC121AB or permission of instructor.

33463
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/25/2020 - 10/15/2020
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

4 of 20
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 33463 Students may contact the instructor at stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: Require CIS105 and BPC121AB or permission of instructor.

BPC260 AppleCare: Apple Certified iOS Technician (ACiT) 3 Credits
Enables students to become certified in repairing and troubleshooting iOS devices. Prepares students for the AppleCare technician exam: Apple Certified iOS Technician (ACiT) and to perform warranty level hardware repairs on Apple iOS devices. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BPC160.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
39613
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 10/14/2020
MoWe
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

23 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 39613 As of 7/6/2020 the prerequisite course BPC160 is no longer required. Principles from the BPC160 course have been incorporated into the BPC260 and BPC262 classes. Enables students to become certified in repairing and troubleshooting iOS devices. Prepares students for the AppleCare iPhone Certification qualification and to perform warranty level hardware repairs on Apple iOS devices. Prerequisites: None. Students may contact instructor at: stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2020

BPC262 AppleCare: Apple Certified Mac Technician (ACMT) 3 Credits
Enables students to become certified in repairing and troubleshooting MacOS devices. Prepares the students for the AppleCare technician exam: Apple Certified Mac Technician (ACMT) and to perform warranty level hardware repairs on Apple iOS devices. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BPC160.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
39614
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
10/19/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

23 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 39614 As of 7/6/2020 the prerequisite course BPC160 is no longer required. Principles from the BPC160 course have been incorporated into the BPC260 and BPC262 classes. Class 39614 Enables students to become certified in repairing and troubleshooting MacOS devices. Prepares the students for the AppleCare MAC Certification and to perform warranty level hardware repairs on Apple iOS devices.Students may contact instructor at: stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

BPC270 A+ Exam Prep: Operating System Configuration and Support 3 Credits
Explore advanced technical aspects of maintaining and servicing computers. Emphasis placed on OS installation, maintenance, mobile devices, security, software troubleshooting, and on proper usage of tools, safety procedures, and professionalism. Helps prepare students for the CompTIA A+ examinations. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS105 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33460
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
10/20/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
1:30 PM - 4:40 PM

Open

7 of 20
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 33460 Students may contact the instructor at stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

33399
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
10/20/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

9 of 20
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 33399 Students may contact the instructor at: stephen.bowes@mesacc.edu

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