CIS Tutoring - Winter 2023

 CIS remote tutoring and help from TAs via Zoom begins
January 17, 2023 for Winter 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: 10:00 am - 11:30 am &
                  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 11:30 am &
                  4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 11:30 am &
                  1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 11:30 am &
                  4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday:  10:00 am - 12:30 pm &
                  1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

 Peter 

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

Monday:       11:00 am - 1:30 pm &
                        2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm &
                         2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday:      11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday:            11:00 am - 2:00 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.

Winter 2023 - Tutors and Volunteer Teaching Assistants available to assist CIS students: 

Day

Name

Subject able to assist

Hour Schedule

Monday

 
 Emir  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A 10:00 am-11:30 am
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 Whitney CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B 10:00 am -12:00 pm
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  11:00 am- 1:30 pm  
2:00 – 4:00 pm
     

Tuesday

     
 Emir  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A 10:00 am – 11:30 am
4:00 - 4:30 pm
 Ken CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 36A, 40, 41A 11:00 am -1:00 pm
 Minh  CIS 22A, 35A 1:00 - 4:00 pm
     

Wednesday

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

10:00 am-11:30 am
1:00 - 5:00 pm

Whitney CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B

10:00 am-12:00 pm

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

 11:00 am -1:30 pm
   2:00 - 4:00 pm

   

Thursday

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

10:00 am-11:30 am
4:00 - 4:30 pm

 Ken CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 36A, 40, 41A 11:00 am-1:00 pm
 Peter  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A  11:00 am -2:00 pm
 Minh  CIS 22A, 35A  2:00  – 4:00 pm
 Nathanael CIS 22A, 22B, 22C  4:00 – 5:00 pm
     
Friday    
Emir  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C, 35A, 36A, 36B, 40, 41A

10:00 am-12:00 pm
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

 Sean Thu   CIS 35A, 36A, 36B

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

 11:00 am -2:00 pm

 Aung Bo  CIS 22A, 22B  3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 Nathanael  CIS 22A, 22B, 22C  4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
     
 

Volunteer Teaching Assistants Winter 2023

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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