Course Title & Textbooks

INFSCI 0010 Introduction to Information, Systems and Society (Barton)
Lawrence Snyder. Fluency with Information Technology: Skills, Concepts, and Capabilities, Prentice Hall; 4th edition (February 21, 2010) ISBN-10: 0136091822; ISBN-13: 978-0136091820. Required.

INFSCI 0013: Computer Methods in Humanities
Required textbook Adopted:
Michael Kay, XSLT 2.0 and XPath 2.0 programmer’s reference, 4th edition, Indianapolis: Wiley/Wrox, 2008, ISBN-10: 0470192747. ISBN-13: 978-0470192740.
Students must use the 4th edition, but they can purchase the Kindle version ( instead of the paper one if they’d like.

INFSCI 0017: Object-Oriented Programming 1 for Information Science
Cay Horstman. Big Java, New 4th Edition. John Wiley and Sons. ISBN 978-0-470-57827-8; ISBN 978-0-470-50948-7. Required.

INFSCI 1014: Graphics
Edward Angel. OPENGL: A Primer (3rd Edition). Addison Wesley; 3 edition (May 5, 2007) ISBN-10: 0321398114.

INFSCI 1022: Database Management Systems
Abraham Silberschatz ,Henry F. Korth, S. Sudarshan ;  Database System Concepts (Paperback);McGraw-Hill Publishing Co.;  6th Edition (August 1, 2005) (ISBN - 978-0-07-352332-3 . RECOMMENDED.
INFSCI 1024: Information Systems Analysis
Dean Leffingwell and Don Widrig. Managing Software Requirements: A Case Approach. Addison Wesley Professional , 2nd Edition. ISBN-10-032112247X; ISBN-13-97803211122476. RECOMMENDED.

INFSCI 1044 Human Factors in System Design (Weaver, N)
Shneiderman, B., & Plaisant, C.  Designing the user interface:  Strategies for effective human-computer interaction.  Addison-Wesley. 4th edition. . Required.
Norman, D. A.  The design of everyday things.  Doubleday. MIT; Reprint edition (1998) . Required.
A DVD about the Exxon Valdez oil spill.  Required.

INFSCI 1052: User Centered Design
CSS The Missing Manual by David Sawyer McFarland Second Edition by Pogue Press O'Reilly ISBN = 978-0-596-80244-8 .Required.
INFSCI 1059 Web Programming
New Required Textbook Adopted:
Don Gosselin, Diana Kokoska, Robert Easterbrooks. PHP Programming with MySQL, 2nd Edition.  Course Technology; 2 edition (January 6, 2010). ISBN-10: 0538745843;  ISBN-13: 9780538745840. 
INFSCI 1068: Geographic Information Systems
Chor Pang Lo, Albert K. W. Yeung. Concepts and Techniques of Geographic Information Systems Prentice Hall; 2 edition (August 20, 2006) (Ph Series in Geographic Information Science) ISBN-10: 013149502X;ISBN-13: 978-0131495029
INFSCI 1070: Introduction to Telecommunications and Networks
Manish Agrawal.Business Data Communications. J. Wiley.ISBN 978-0-470-48336-7.
INFSCI 1071 Applications of Networks
J. Kurose and K. Ross. Computer Networking: A Top Down Approach Featuring the Internet, 5th Edition (March 31, 2009). Addison Wesley Publishing Company .ISBN-10: 0136079679; ISBN-13: 978-0136079675
INFSCI 1074: Computer Security
Conklin, White, Cothren, Williams and Davis. Principles of Computer Security: Security+ and Beyond-with CD. Second Edition. McGraw-Hill.  ISBN10: 0071633758.ISBN13: 9780071633758.Edition/Copyright: 2ND, 2010.
INFSCI 1079: Computer Networking Laboratory
James F. Kurose and Keith W. Ross .Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach,  5th ed.Addison Wesley; ISBN-10: 0136079679; ISBN-13: 978-0136079675. Required.
INFSCI 1092 Special Topics: IT Management
Watts Humphrey. PSP A Self-Improvement Process for Software Engineers. 2005. ISBN-10: 0-321-30549-3; ISBN-13: 978-0-321-30549-7. Required.

Last Updated: August 31, 2011