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Geoscience

GEOS 130 - General Geology

In this introductory course the students will survey the geologic processes that form and shape the earth over geologic time using the models of the rock cycle, the hydrologic cycle and the tectonic cycle. In the laboratory they will conduct hands-on activities designed to enhance and reinforce the geologic concepts they have studied. 4 hrs. lecture, 3 hrs. lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 5

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
82240 001 F2F M-W---- 09:00-10:50 AM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 405 Pinker R 12 of 24
Lab M-W---- 11:00-12:20 PM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 411    
82241 002 F2F -T-R--- 10:00-11:50 AM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 405 Beatty L 1 of 24
Lab -T-R--- 12:00-01:20 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 411    
82242 003 F2F -T-R--- 06:00-07:50 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 405 Pinker R 11 of 24
Lab -T-R--- 08:00-09:20 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 411    

GEOS 140 - Physical Geography

This course is a survey of the physical and environmental topics of geography, including the methods used to study them. The Earth as a system and the subsystems of the atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere and biosphere constitute the major units of study. Students will acquire basic terminology that they will use to explain the earth, the atmosphere, the landscape, and the processes that occur on earth to change the landscape. Topics may include mapping with topographic maps and remote sensing; development and structure of the atmosphere; weather; water resources; climate; rock formation; mountain building; chemical and physical weathering; mass movement; soil formation; erosion, transportation and deposition by running water, wind, ice, currents, waves and tides; and the foundation that these processes build for the biosphere on earth. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
82243 001 F2F M-W-F-- 10:00-10:50 AM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Beatty L 3 of 28
82244 002 F2F M-W-F-- 11:00-11:50 AM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Beatty L 10 of 28
82245 003 F2F -T-R--- 09:30-10:50 AM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Pinker R 18 of 28
82247 005 F2F -T----- 06:00-08:50 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Maher J 20 of 28

GEOS 141 - Physical Geography Lab

Students in this course will practice their knowledge of physical geography through the collection and analysis of atmospheric data and the identification and interpretation of landforms and biological patterns as depicted on topographic maps and remotely sensed imagery. 4 hrs. lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Prerequisite or corequisite: GEOS 140 or the equivalent

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
82248 001 F2F Lab M-W---- 01:00-02:50 PM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 411 Beatty L Full

GEOS 145 - World Regional Geography

In this introductory course, the student will first review the basic theories of the discipline of geography, the relationship of world population and resources and the factors affecting development. Next, the student will survey the major regions of the world to identify each region's distinguishing geographic characteristics, summarize its past development and explain the key issues affecting the region's future development. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
82249 001 F2F M-W-F-- 09:00-09:50 AM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Anderson C Full
82250 002 F2F M-W-F-- 01:00-01:50 PM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Anderson C 6 of 28
82251 003 F2F -T-R--- 11:00-12:20 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Maher J 7 of 28
82252 004 F2F -T-R--- 12:30-01:59 PM 09/02/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Kozak S 8 of 22
82253 005 F2F ---R--- 06:00-08:50 PM 08/21/14-12/12/14 CLB 412 Meledge-Ade V 16 of 28
82254 400 MED ------- - 08/18/14-12/12/14 Maher J 21 of 28

GEOS 214 - Introduction to Teaching Math and Science I

This course allows math and science students to explore and develop an appreciation for teaching as a career. To support their learning, students will be introduced to the theory and practice that is necessary to design and deliver quality instruction. They will plan and implement lessons of an inquiry-based curriculum in an elementary classroom during the semester. MATH 214, ASTR 214, BIOL 214, CHEM 214, GEOS 214, PHYS 214 and PSCI 214 are the same course; enroll in only one. 1.25 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisites: MATH 171 with a grade of "C" or higher OR appropriate score on the math placement test OR department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
83000 100 F2F M------ 03:00-04:15 PM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CLB 213 Rothrock K 18 of 24
Note! The summer schedule displayed here is an historical record of the summer 2014 semester. The summer schedule of classes will be available online until March of 2015.

Geoscience

GEOS 140 - Physical Geography

This course is a survey of the physical and environmental topics of geography, including the methods used to study them. The Earth as a system and the subsystems of the atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere and biosphere constitute the major units of study. Students will acquire basic terminology that they will use to explain the earth, the atmosphere, the landscape, and the processes that occur on earth to change the landscape. Topics may include mapping with topographic maps and remote sensing; development and structure of the atmosphere; weather; water resources; climate; rock formation; mountain building; chemical and physical weathering; mass movement; soil formation; erosion, transportation and deposition by running water, wind, ice, currents, waves and tides; and the foundation that these processes build for the biosphere on earth. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
60562 001 F2F -T-R--- 09:00-11:50 AM 06/03/14-07/24/14 CLB 412 Kozak S Closed
60563 002 F2F -T-R--- 06:00-08:50 PM 06/03/14-07/24/14 CLB 412 Kozak S Closed

GEOS 145 - World Regional Geography

In this introductory course, the student will first review the basic theories of the discipline of geography, the relationship of world population and resources and the factors affecting development. Next, the student will survey the major regions of the world to identify each region's distinguishing geographic characteristics, summarize its past development and explain the key issues affecting the region's future development. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
60564 001 F2F -T-R--- 01:00-03:50 PM 06/03/14-07/24/14 CLB 412 Maher J Closed
60565 002 F2F M-W---- 06:00-08:50 PM 06/02/14-07/23/14 CLB 412 Anderson C Closed
60566 400 MED ------- - 06/02/14-07/24/14 Maher J Closed
Note! The spring schedule displayed is an historical record of the spring 2014 semester. The spring 2015 schedule of classes will be available online in October of 2014.

Geoscience

GEOS 130 - General Geology

In this introductory course the students will survey the geologic processes that form and shape the earth over geologic time using the models of the rock cycle, the hydrologic cycle and the tectonic cycle. In the laboratory they will conduct hands-on activities designed to enhance and reinforce the geologic concepts they have studied. 4 hrs. lecture, 3 hrs. lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 5

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10869 001 F2F M-W---- 09:00-10:50 AM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 405 Pinker R Closed
Lab M-W---- 11:00-12:20 PM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 411    
10870 002 F2F -T-R--- 10:00-11:50 AM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 405 Beatty L Closed
Lab -T-R--- 12:00-01:20 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 411    
10871 003 F2F -T-R--- 06:00-07:50 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 405 Pinker R Closed
Lab -T-R--- 08:00-09:20 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 411    

GEOS 140 - Physical Geography

This course is a survey of the physical and environmental topics of geography, including the methods used to study them. The Earth as a system and the subsystems of the atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere and biosphere constitute the major units of study. Students will acquire basic terminology that they will use to explain the earth, the atmosphere, the landscape, and the processes that occur on earth to change the landscape. Topics may include mapping with topographic maps and remote sensing; development and structure of the atmosphere; weather; water resources; climate; rock formation; mountain building; chemical and physical weathering; mass movement; soil formation; erosion, transportation and deposition by running water, wind, ice, currents, waves and tides; and the foundation that these processes build for the biosphere on earth. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10873 001 F2F M-W-F-- 10:00-10:50 AM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Beatty L Closed
10874 002 F2F M-W-F-- 11:00-11:50 AM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Beatty L Closed
10875 003 F2F -T-R--- 09:30-10:50 AM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Pinker R Closed
10876 004 F2F -T-R--- 02:00-03:20 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Maher J Closed
10877 005 F2F -T----- 06:00-08:50 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Kozak S Closed

GEOS 141 - Physical Geography Lab

Students in this course will practice their knowledge of physical geography through the collection and analysis of atmospheric data and the identification and interpretation of landforms and biological patterns as depicted on topographic maps and remotely sensed imagery. 4 hrs. lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Prerequisite or corequisite: GEOS 140 or the equivalent

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10878 001 F2F Lab M-W---- 01:00-02:50 PM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 411 Beatty L Closed

GEOS 145 - World Regional Geography

In this introductory course, the student will first review the basic theories of the discipline of geography, the relationship of world population and resources and the factors affecting development. Next, the student will survey the major regions of the world to identify each region's distinguishing geographic characteristics, summarize its past development and explain the key issues affecting the region's future development. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10879 001 F2F M-W-F-- 09:00-09:50 AM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Anderson C Closed
10880 002 F2F M-W-F-- 01:00-01:50 PM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Anderson C Closed
10881 003 F2F -T-R--- 11:00-12:20 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Maher J Closed
10882 004 F2F -T-R--- 12:30-01:50 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Kozak S Closed
10883 005 F2F ---R--- 06:00-08:50 PM 01/16/14-05/16/14 CLB 412 Kozak S Closed
10884 400 MED ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Maher J Closed

GEOS 145H - HON: World Regional Geography

One-credit hour honors contract is available to qualified students who have an interest in a more thorough investigation of a topic related to this subject. An honors contract may incorporate research, a paper, or project and includes individual meetings with a faculty mentor. Student must be currently enrolled in the regular section of the courses or have completed it the previous semester. Contact the Honors Program Office, COM 201, for more information.

Credit Hours: 1

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13545 01H F2F ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 COM 201 Anderson C Closed

GEOS 214 - Introduction to Teaching Math and Science

This course allows math and science students to explore and develop an appreciation for teaching as a career. To support their learning, students will be introduced to the theory and practice that is necessary to design and deliver quality instruction. They will plan and implement lessons of an inquiry-based curriculum in an elementary classroom during the semester. MATH 214, ASTR 214, BIOL 214, CHEM 214, GEOS 214, PHYS 214 and PSCI 214 are the same course; enroll in only one. 1 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisites: MATH 171 with a grade of "C" or higher OR appropriate score on the math assessment test OR BIOL 135 OR (CHEM 124 and CHEM 125) OR PHYS 220

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13462 001 F2F M------ 03:00-04:15 PM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CLB 207 Rothrock K Closed
Clinic Courses (CLI) provide practical application and are offered on or off campus. Instructors supervise/direct student in a simulated or on-site setting.
Face-to-Face Courses (F2F) take place in a classroom. Based on JCCC's Statement of General Education. Students in all classes, including face-to-face classes, are expected to use technology appropriate to the course content and as needed to access web-based course materials. Face-to-face classes typically require access to computer equipment (either at home or in college labs provided for student use) and computing skills utilizing standard office, business and web browsing applications.
Hybrid Courses (HYB) combine face-to-face classroom instruction and the convenience of online web-based learning, resulting in a reduction of the amount of time spent in the face-to-face classroom and a significant increase of time spent studying online materials. Students registered in hybrid courses must attend class meetings as listed in the JCCC Schedule of Classes.
Internships (INT) provide experience to students for on-the-job training with cooperating businesses, agencies, and organizations. The number of hours for each internship varies.
Lab Courses (LAB) are face-to-face classes where students perform tasks as directed by faculty. Faculty members monitor the activity and provide individual and/or group instruction/assistance
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Online Courses (ONLNE) use the Internet and a Learning Management System (D2L) to deliver course materials and to facilitate student-instructor, student-content, and student to student interaction. To participate in online courses, the student should have a good understanding of computer hardware and software applications and the Internet.
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Private (PLV) lessons for credit are available from beginning to advanced in voice, piano, guitar, brass, woodwind and percussion. Lessons are scheduled by arrangement with private music instructors.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Travel Courses (TRV) may require in-class activities as well as traveling to a destination. Students will be responsible for the cost of the travel as well as the course costs.
Seats Open is an approximation of the number of seats available and may not represent the actual number of seats open at the time of registration.