CIS Tutoring - Fall 2022 

 CIS remote tutoring and help from TAs via Zoom begins
October 3, 2022 for Fall Quarter

Tutoring: Tutor explains construct one-on-one with 30 minute sessions. Please note that assistance is currently being offered for  CIS 22A, CIS 22B, CIS 22C, CIS 36A, CIS 40 and CIS 41A

Tutor’s Name

Subject able to tutor

Days and Times

Emir

22A, 22B, 22C,
35A, 36A, 36B,
40, 41A

Monday: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 12 noon – 3:30 pm
Wednesday: 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 12 noon – 3:30 pm
Friday:  10:00 - 10:30 am &
               2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 Peter 

CIS 22A, 22B, 22C,
35A, 36A, 36B,
40, 41A

Monday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday:  10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Helpful Guides:

Guide for Tutees

Guide for Tutors & Volunteer Teaching Assistants

CLICK TO REGISTER FOR ONLINE TUTORING

 Online Help Timing: Monday - Friday 10 am -  5 pm
Contact us at dacislab@fhda.edu
De Anza College - Computer Information Systems Lab (virtual)
NOTES:
1) Tutoring request is for the current week or one week in advance .
2) Once you receive the confirmation/invitation to Zoom session,
log into Zoom with your "first name, course name and instructor name" to be Admitted.
3) Each tutoring session is approximately 30 minutes per student per day.
4) Your scheduled tutoring time will be cancelled if you are 10 minutes late.
5) To cancel your scheduled appointment, please email to notify us


Teaching Assistants: TAs will be available in online Zoom sessions to assist you with that syntax (code won't compile), logic error (incorrect results), or execution error (execution halts with nasty error message). Select instructors will have TAs imbedded in their Canvas course.

Summer 2022 - Tutors and Volunteer Teaching Assistants available to assist CIS students:

Day

Name

Subject able to assist

Hour Schedule

Monday

 
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A 10:00 am -1:00 pm
 Emir   CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  4:00 – 5:00 pm
 Nathanael  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C  4:00 – 5:00 pm
     

Tuesday

     
 Whitney  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A 10:00 am -12:30 pm
 Alejandro   CIS 22C Java, CIS 36A 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
 Emir    CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  12:00 – 3:00 pm
     

Wednesday

   
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A

 10:00 am -1:00 pm
   2:00 - 3:00 pm

 Emir   CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  4:00 – 5:00 pm
   

Thursday

   
 Whitney  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  10:00 am -12:30 pm
 Emir  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Nathanael  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C  4:00 – 5:00 pm
     
Friday    
 Peter   CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A 

 10:00 am -1:00 pm

 Alejandro   CIS 22C Java, CIS 36A  10:00 am - 11:00 am
 Sean Thu   CIS 35A, 36A, 36B  1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 Emir  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 Aung Bo  CIS 22A, 22B  3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 Nathanael  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C  3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
     
 

Volunteer Teaching Assistants Fall 2022

CIS students and CIS faculty appreciate the assistance our volunteer teaching assistants alias tutors provide. Benefits for the tutees is being helped over the little hurdle in understanding a topic or finding that mischievous error in the code.

Prospective Volunteer Teaching Assistants

Advantages for the teaching assistants include a letter of recommendation to College(s) and/or employers. Most importantly you will develop the ability to work with another person's code and to develop team work skills - all in abiding by the mantra "help the student, not the assignment". 

Become a teaching assistant:

Step 1:

Complete the form Application for Teaching Assistant Position including signature of CIS instructor who is recommending you. Student who have completed at least one of the following courses are eligible: CIS 22B, CIS 27, CIS 36B, CIS 35A.

Step 2:

Complete an interview with the either the Computer Lab Coordinator in ATC 203 or Department Chair Mary Pape.

Step 3:

Complete all paperwork including the background and fingerprinting as mandated by the State of California.


Hearing from Teaching Assistants: Past and Present Survey

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