City College of San Francisco

Claudia P. Ferreira Da Silva - Courses

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CNIT 100 - Intro to Computers

I will not be teaching this class during this term

CNIT 105 - IT Customer Support

I will not be teaching this class during this term.

CNIT 129 - Web 2.0 Technologies

Welcome to the page of CNIT-129 Class!

You will find here the basic information about this class.

This is an online class that will use the Canvas - https://ccsf.instructure.com. It's NOT a self-paced class and students are required to log in the course every week for attendance/participation and assignments and all the material will be found at that website.

Students officially registered in this class will be receiving an email, with initial instructions, via the CCSF Gmail account that every student has - you should check your CCSF Gmail account at your CCSF Banner account inside your Personal Information and make sure you access that email. If you want to use another email account, just set a forwarding in the CCSF Gmail account!

IMPORTANT!!!
Students should show up (enter the Canvas course and participate in the initial forum) on the first week of class, otherwise they will be in risk of being dropped!

Expectations for online students:

Below, you will find the required material for this class. There are 3 options to obtain the book which is required for the readings and assignments for this class.

Course Description:

Advise: CNIT-100
Overview of Web 2.0 Internet Technologies.  Techniques for contributing and sharing documents, photos, videos and other data using blogs, wikis, social networking, vide and photo sharing websites and other tools.

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CNIT 131 - Internet Basics & Beggining HTML

I will not be teaching this class during this term

CNIT 131A - XML & JSON

I will not be teaching this class during this term.

CNIT 131H - Introduction to HTML & CSS

Welcome to the page of CNIT-131H Class!

IMPORTANT!!!
This class cannot substitute CNIT-131 if you are pursuing the AS Degree! It will ONLY substitute CNIT-131 for certificates in mobile and/or web dev offered by CNIT Department.

You will find here the basic information about this class.

This is a short-term and online class which means you really need to pay attention to the schedule and the important dates as they are quite different for short-term classes.

You will be receiving an email with more details about this class 1-2 weeks before it starts - you should check your CCSF Banner account, in Personal Information, to verify your CCSF Email account. If you prefer to receive your emails in another email account, you should enter the CCSF Gmail account and set a forwarding to your preferred email.

All the material for the class will be found at Canvas - at https://ccsf.instructure.com. All students officially registered in the course, will be able to access this website since the first class but you will need to claim your RAM ID to use it as your password to access Canvas.

The files that will be used during the class can be found in this zipped folder.

There is a required ebook (see below).

IMPORTANT!!!
Students should access the course and participate in the first forum during the first week of the class, otherwise they will be in risk of being dropped!

Expectations for online students:

You will be using the Hills server to upload your assignments (web pages). More instructions on how to access the Hills Server will be given in Insight during the classes; but you can also take a look at this document (CNIT Students' Accesses) and refer to the part related to Hills Server.

Course Description:

This is a beginning course in the use of HTML and CSS. It will prepare students to build simple web pages using basic HTML and CSS. Students will also learn how to use FTP client software to upload the web page files to a web server.

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CNIT 132 - Intermediate HTML & CSS

Welcome to the page of CNIT-132 Class!

You will find here the basic information about this class.

I will teach 2 sessions of this class:

In both classes, if you do not participate in the first week, you might be dropped from the class as no-show

The class is based on HTML5. A basic knowledge of HTML and use of basic inline CSS (both based on the most recent standards from W3C) is required to suceed in this class. Valid HTML and CSS will be required, use of deprecated or obsolete tags or attributes are not acceptable. If you have studied HTML more than 5 years ago and have never developed any web page since then, I suggest you enroll in the short-term course CNIT-131H (this class WILL NOT substitute CNIT-131 if you intend to get your AS Major Degree, it will only substitute CNIT-131 for the certificates related to mobile and web dev). Knowing how to use FTP or SSH software (to transfer your files to the web server) is also advisable.

All the material for this class will be found at the Learning Management System used by the college - Canvas - at Canvas Website. All students officially registered in the course, will be able to access this website since the first class.

If you are officially registered for this course, you will be receiving an email 1 week before classes start. The email will be sent to the City College email address - you should check your CCSF Email address at your CCSF Banner account in the Personal Information as any communication from the college goes to that email address. If you prefer to use another email, you should enter the CCSF Gmail account and set up a forwarding to your preferred email.

Below, you will find the optional material for this class. Both books are optional!

You will also be using the Hills server to upload your assignments. More instructions on how to access the Hills Server will be given on the first classes.

Material Used:

The syllabus will be available in Canvas

CNIT 132A - Advanced HTML & CSS

I will not be teaching this class during this term

CNIT 132S - SEO & Analytics for Web Dev

I will not be teaching this class during this term

CNIT 133 - JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery

Welcome to the page of CNIT-133 Class!

You will find here the basic information about this class.

This is an online class that will use the Canvas - https://ccsf.instructure.com - environment to meet. It's NOT a self-paced class and students are required to log in every week for attendance/participation and assignments.

All the material for this class will be found at the Canvas website - at https://ccsf.instructure.com. All students officially registered in the course, will be able to access this website since the first day of class.

Students officially registered in this class will be receiving an email, with initial instructions, via the CCSF e-mail (@mail.ccsf.edu) - information about your CCSF Gmail account can be found in your Banner account in the Personal Information. If you prefer to receive your email in another email account, you will need to login in your CCSF Gmail account and set up a forwarding to your preferred email otherwise you risk missing any information from faculty or staff of the college.

IMPORTANT!!!
Students should "show up" (enter the Canvas course and participate in the initial forum) on the first week of class, otherwise they will be in risk of being dropped!

Expectations for online students:

Course Description:

Advise: CNIT-132
Creation of interactive Web pages using JavaScript, including properties, methods, objects, and event handlers of the Document Object Model. Creation of interactive Web pages using AJAX technologies.

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CNIT 133A - JavaScript libraries/frameworks

I will not be teaching this class during this term.

CNIT 133M - Mobile Web Dev w/ HTML, CSS, JS

I will not be teaching this class during this term.

CNIT 134 - Server-side Tech ASP.NET

Welcome to CNIT-134 Class!

You will find here the basic information about this class.

This is an online class and no meetings are scheduled in any of the City College campuses.

To follow this class you will need to have:

If you want to communicate with me, before classes start, you should write an email to cdasilva@ccsf.edu or claudia.dasilva@mail.ccsf.edu.

After the class starts, the officially registered students will have access to the Canvas Website. This website is the place where you will find the schedule, syllabus and all activities related to the course. That's also where you will submit your work.

If you are officially registered in this course, you will receive an email from me 1 week before the classes start. The email address I will be using will be the one that City College has provided for every student (X@mail.ccsf.edu) - you can check information about your CCSF Gmail account in your Banner account in Personal Information. This is the email address used by the college for any communication with you! If you prefer to receive your emails in another email address you should login in your CCSF Gmail account and set a forwarding to your preferred email.

IMPORTANT!
You need to pay close attention to your email as important information will be send to you for the first week of class! If you do not login during the first week and Introduce yourself in the forum in Canvas, you might be dropped from the class!

Expectations for online students:

Material Used:

The syllabus will be available in Canvas

CNIT 195 - Website Development Practicum

I will not be teaching this class during this term

Irvine Valley College - CIM 45 - Mobile Web Applications using HTML & JavaScript

This is an online class with no meetings scheduled.

You will find here the basic information about this class.

The class will happen at the Canvas website. Participation will be checked via the forums you will find in that website. All material, syllabus and assignments will also be found in that website. All students officially registered in the course, will be able to access this website since the first class.

A very good knowledge of HTML, CSS (according to W3C Standards) and basic knowledge of JavaScript are highly advised to succeed in this class. You will NOT be learning these topics in this class, you will practice how to use these skills to develop web apps and also to design and code (or adapt) websites for mobile devices.

If you are officially registered for this course, you will be receiving an email one week before classes start. The email will be sent to the college email address that every student receives. If you prefer to receive your email in another email address, you should login in the college email address and set up a forwarding to your preferred email otherwise you will be missing important information from the college.

IMPORTANT!!!
Students officially registered in this class should login in Canvas and participate in the forum that will be shown in the first week. Students that do not participate in this forum risk being dropped from the class.

There is no book required but I might have some suggestions if you need. You will find some suggested websites that you should visit during the class

You will also be using the server provided by the college that will be set up during the second week of the class. More instructions on how to access that server will be given on the first sessions of the class and also in the first email you will receive. You can also use any other web server that you might have access to but it needs to provide SSL (meaning you will be able to use https:// in the URL of your pages)

Course Description:

This course examines business web applications (apps) for smartphones and mobile devices with intermediate HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) and JavaScript. Topics include jQuery, media queries, client-side data storage, and intermediate CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) for mobile web applications.

Material Used:

Expectations for online students:

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College of San Mateo - CIS 128 - Mobile Web App Development

This is an online class with no meetings scheduled.

You will find here the basic information about this class.

The class will happen at the Canvas website. Participation will be checked via the forums you will find in that website. All material, syllabus and assignments will also be found in that website. All students officially registered in the course, will be able to access this website since the first class.

A very good knowledge of HTML, CSS (according to W3C Standards) and basic knowledge of JavaScript are highly advised to succeed in this class. You will NOT be learning these topics in this class, you will practice how to use these skills to develop web apps and also to design and code (or adapt) websites for mobile devices.

If you are officially registered for this course, you will be receiving an email one week before classes start. The email will be sent to the college email address that every student receives. If you prefer to receive your email in another email address, you should login in the college email address and set up a forwarding to your preferred email otherwise you will be missing important information from the college.

IMPORTANT!!!
Students officially registered in this class should login in Canvas and participate in the forum that will be shown in the first week. Students that do not participate in this forum risk being dropped from the class.

There is no book required but I might have some suggestions if you need. You will find some suggested websites that you should visit during the class

As we progress in the course, if the college server does not offer SSL for you (so you can use https:// in the URL of your web pages), you might need to use another web server that provides that - one option is Github and more information on how to use Github as a web server will be provided in the course as well the status of the college server.

Course Description:

Employ HTML5, CSS and JavaScript to develop mobile web apps for smart phones and tablet/pad devices. Topics include CSS media queries, mobile user interfaces, platform-independent development, and best practices. Also covers geolocation, maps, audio, video, drawing, animation and offline apps. Provides an introduction to open-source mobile development frameworks, emulators, conversion to native apps, performance and testing. Intended for students with previous programming experience.

Material Used:

Expectations for online students:

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