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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.

Academic Achievement Center

AAC 125 - College/Life Success

This is a course designed to introduce the skills necessary for college and career success. The purpose is to assist students in identifying and integrating strengths, individual personality type, learning style and study strategies into their college and life experiences. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

 
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11253 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Hanysz S Closed

Accounting

ACCT 109 - Basics of Income Taxes

This course teaches the student federal income tax rules and the procedures for reporting federal income tax. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to keep records that will provide appropriate information for use in preparing federal income tax. The student should also be able to prepare the basic individual federal income tax return. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10119 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Spoolstra A Closed
12961 351 ONLNE ------- - 03/31/14-04/28/14 Online Spoolstra A Closed

ACCT 111 - Small Business Accounting

This course will introduce the basic accounting procedures needed to maintain daily records for a small business and the use of such records in the decision-making process. Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to maintain a set of financial records with the occasional help of an outside accountant. This course does not prepare the student for Accounting II. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10121 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Farmer C Closed
10122 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Farmer C Closed

ACCT 121 - Accounting I

This course is an introduction to accounting fundamentals. Upon successful completion of this course, a student should be able to analyze transactions, use various journals and ledgers, prepare financial statements and summarize results at the close of the fiscal period for the sole proprietorship. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10141 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Shively S Closed
10142 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Shively S Closed
10143 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Shively S Closed
10144 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Shively S Closed
10145 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Shively S Closed
10146 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Krug D Closed
10147 356 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Kleiner S Closed
11718 357 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Kleiner S Closed
13529 358 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Sivaratnam L Closed

ACCT 122 - Accounting II

This course is a continuation of ACCT 121. Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to prepare and use financial statements with increased emphasis on interpretation and use of accounting data peculiar to partnerships, corporations and manufacturing firms. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 121

 
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10157 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cole L Closed
10158 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cole L Closed
10159 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cole L Closed
10160 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Silverstein J Closed
13530 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Silverstein J Closed

ACCT 131 - Federal Income Taxes I

This course teaches the student federal income tax rules and the procedures for reporting federal income tax. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to do short- and long-range tax planning and keep records that will provide appropriate information for use in preparing federal income tax. The student should also be able to prepare the standard individual federal income tax return. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10162 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Spoolstra A Closed
10163 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Spoolstra A Closed

ACCT 135 - Computerized Accounting Applications

Upon successful completion of this course, a student will be able to use the microcomputer to create a chart of accounts, accounts receivable and payable subsidiary ledgers, transaction journals, general ledgers, financial statements, reports and forecasts. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 121 or ACCT 111

 
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10165 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Silverstein J Closed

ACCT 140 - Computerized Accounting Problems

The course will teach students how to use spreadsheet and database software to set up and solve accounting problems. 3 hrs/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 122

 
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11723 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online King A Closed
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ACCT 215 - Accounting for Nonprofit Organizations

This course will teach students basic information of not-for-profit accounting and its primary users: federal, state and local governments; hospitals; and schools. Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to describe the primary funds and accounting groups, assist in the budget process, and practice variances among the major nonprofit organizations according to their authoritative pronouncements. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 121

 
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10167 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Fisher E Closed

ACCT 221 - Cost Accounting

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to develop and use accounting information to plan and control operations, value inventory, determine income in a manufacturing environment, and evaluate subsequent results. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 122

 
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10168 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Callanan J Closed

ACCT 222 - Managerial Accounting

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to develop and use accounting information as an instrument of management control. Students will recognize needed information, determine where it can be obtained and decide how this information can be used by managers to plan, control and make decisions. Material covered includes financial statement analysis, cost application and budgeting reports management. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 122

 
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10175 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cordes S Closed
10176 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cordes S Closed
10177 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Cordes S Closed
13531 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Cordes S Closed

ACCT 231 - Intermediate Accounting I

The course will present the use of accounting theory in the preparation of financial reports. Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to solve problems that arise in the presentation of cash, receivables, inventories, tangible and intangible assets on the statement of financial position, and their related effect on the statement of income. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 122

 
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10178 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Callanan J Closed

ACCT 285 - Accounting Capstone

This course is designed as a capstone experience before entering the workplace. Students will maintain a complete set of books and related financial statements both manually and electronically through an accounting cycle. Students will use previously prepared financial statements to make informed judgments and solve problems, identify and apply ethical positions and effectively communicate this information to others both orally and in writing.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites: ACCT 121 and ACCT 122 plus 15 hours of accounting courses and department approval

 
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10182 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cordes S Closed

Administration of Justice

ADMJ 121 - Introduction to Administration of Justice

This course provides a detailed description of the components of the American criminal justice system: police, courts and corrections. Students utilize critical thinking skills to discern the balance between individual rights and public order as it pertains to the criminal justice process. Students demonstrate knowledge of criminal justice processes through examinations, assigned papers and reports. Additionally, students are required to participate in field and classroom experiences designed to explore the various career opportunities within the criminal justice system. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12315 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Daniels M Closed

ADMJ 124 - Criminal Justice and Corrections

This course will explore the correctional system and trace the evolution of criminal sanctions from early English common law to the present. An examination of local, state, and federal correctional systems will provide an overview of society's response to criminal behavior. Students will be introduced to a detailed examination of jails, prisons, and community corrections. 3 hrs. lecture/ wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12318 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online King K Closed

ADMJ 127 - Criminology

This class will explore various explanations for criminal behavior including choice, biosocial, psychological, social structure and social process theories. Society's responses to crime will also be examined. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. ADMJ 127 and SOC 127 are the same course. Do not enroll in both.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12878 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Galbrecht F Closed

ADMJ 133 - Juvenile Delinquency

This class will provide an analysis of detention procedures, disposition, custody and treatment of juvenile offenders throughout the United States with a specific interest in area systems. The origin and development of juvenile agencies, as well as the organization, functions, and jurisdiction of juvenile courts will be studied. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12336 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Groves M Closed

Anthropology

ANTH 125 - Cultural Anthropology

This introductory course will employ various anthropological theories, perspectives, and methodologies to critically and comparatively examine an array of cultural and social topics as they relate to selected Western and Non-Western cultures and societies. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10686 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Moran S Closed
10687 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Jayaram K Closed
13341 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Moran S Closed

ANTH 126 - Physical Anthropology

This course is an introduction to selected concepts and principles important to an understanding of evolutionary forces and their influence on the physiology and behavior of humans. The importance of the scientific method will be explored. Awareness of humans and their place in nature will be achieved by examining basic genetics, micro- and macroevolution, primate ecology and behavior, the paleoanthropological evidence for human evolution, and modern human adaptation and variation. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10692 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online McFarlane W Closed
10694 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online McFarlane W Closed

Art History

ARTH 180 - Art History: Ancient to Renaissance

This course will acquaint students with the arts and ideas of world civilizations from the prehistoric period to the beginning of the Italian Renaissance. The course will examine the aesthetic elements that mark the styles of major periods in two-dimensional, three-dimensional and architectural works. Particular attention will be paid to the relationship between artistic elements and their various cultural and historical contexts. 3 hrs./wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10107 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Newlands J Closed

ARTH 182 - Art History: Renaissance to Modern

This course will acquaint students with the arts and ideas of Western cultures from the beginning of the Italian Renaissance to the present. The course will examine the aesthetic elements that mark the styles of major periods in two-dimensional, three-dimensional and architectural works. Particular attention will be paid to the relationship between artistic elements and their various cultural and historical contexts. 3 hrs./wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10112 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Newlands J Closed

ARTH 184 - Art History: Twentieth Century

This course introduces the student to the arts and ideas of Western Europe and the United States from the late 19th century to the present. The course will examine the aesthetic elements that mark the styles of major movements in two-dimensional, three-dimensional and architectural works. Particular attention will be paid to the relationship between artistic elements and their various cultural and historical contexts. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10115 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Smith A Closed

ARTH 186 - Art History: Introduction to Asian Art

This course will acquaint students with the arts and ideas that arose in India, China and Japan from the prehistoric to the early modern periods. The course will examine the aesthetic elements that mark the styles of major periods in two-dimensional, three-dimensional and architectural works. Particular attention will be paid to the relationship between artistic elements and their various cultural and historical contexts. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10117 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Dolembo M Closed

ARTH 292 - Special Topics:

This course periodically offers specialized or advanced discipline-specific content related to the study of Art History not normally taught in the curriculum to interested and qualified students within the program.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12724 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Dolembo M Closed

Astronomy

ASTR 120 - Fundamentals of Astronomy

This course is a study of the universe from the earth, moon and planets to the stars and the most distant galaxies. Topics include black holes, quasars, and the origin of the universe and the possibility of life on other planets. Current astronomical discoveries are discussed in class as they occur. Access to astronomical Web sites is available to students in this course. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10861 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Koch W Closed
10862 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Koch W Closed
10863 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Koch W Closed

Automotive Technology

AUTO 201 - ASE Certification Seminar

This course will prepare students to take any of the eight basic National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive certification tests. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12478 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online James J Closed

Biology

BIOL 110 - Nutrition for Life

Designed for students who wish to apply nutrition information to their lives, this course explores how food selection affects body size, body composition, performance, disease resistance, impact on the environment, and longevity. Students will analyze the composition of their diets and develop a plan of action to improve their eating behaviors. This course integrates sustainability concepts.2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Students requiring a nutrition class for a BSN nursing degree or allied health must take BIOL 235, not BIOL 110.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10957 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Berry S Closed

BIOL 130 - Environmental Science

Environmental Science seeks to describe problems and solutions associated with human use of natural resources. Students will study the major physical and biological processes that govern the complex interactions in natural ecosystems. Major course topics include human population growth, resource use and pollution. Practical solutions aimed at sustainability will be identified and examined. This is an introductory, nonscience-major survey course. 3 hrs./wk. BIOL 131 students must be currently enrolled in BIOL 130 or have successfully completed BIOL 130 within the last three years. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11018 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Williams D Closed
11019 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Follo J Closed
13611 352 ONLNE ------- - 02/03/14-05/16/14 Online Williams D Closed
13665 354 ONLNE ------- - 03/24/14-05/16/14 Online Follo J Closed

BIOL 131 - Environmental Science Lab

In this lab, students will learn ecological principles that are necessary for understanding and solving environmental problems. Students will sample the local environment for various types of environmental pollution, conduct lab projects and computer simulations, and attend field trips. Field trips may include a visit to a local wastewater treatment plant, a stream ecosystem and a prairie ecosystem. 2 hrs.lab/wk. plus up to three field trips. BIOL 131 students must be currently enrolled in BIOL 130 or have successfully completed BIOL 130 within the last three years.

Note: BIOL 131 students must be currently enrolled in BIOL 130 or have successfully completed BIOL 130 within the last three years.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite or corequisite: BIOL 130

 
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11030 350 ONLNE Lab ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Follo J Closed
11046 351 ONLNE Lab ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Follo J Closed

BIOL 132 - Introduction to Public Health

This is an introductory course in public health. It provides a background in many areas of public health with an emphasis on the health system and understanding and measuring health, disease and illness. Epidemiology, food safety and animal health will also be examined. Public health emergency preparedness, the public health workforce and public health administration will also be studied. Students will learn about public health nursing, public health education and the role of law and government in public health. Students will also examine environmental and occupational health. The different types of public health professional occupations and future challenges for public health will be examined. 3 hrs lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11047 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mulcahy E Closed

BIOL 225 - Human Physiology

This is an introduction to the dynamic functions of the human organism from the chemical and molecular mechanisms that sustain cellular processes through the control systems responsible for homeostasis and the influence of these systems on the cellular function of organ and systems operation. Laboratory investigation using selected biochemical and physiological preparations allows correlation of theory with experimental observations. 6 hrs. integrated lecture/lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: BIOL 140 or BIOL 144 and Prerequisites or corequisites: CHEM 122 or (CHEM 124 and CHEM 125)

 
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11145 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Burgess K Closed
11146 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Burgess K Closed
11147 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Sullivan C Closed
11148 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Pendergrass D Closed

BIOL 227 - Human Pathophysiology

This introduction to the physiology of disease covers common disorders of the body from the cellular to the systemic level. Topics include causes, symptoms, diagnostic tests and treatments of disease. 4 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: An honors contract is available. Contact the Honors Program Office, COM 201, for more information.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: BIOL 144 or BIOL 225

 
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13347 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Clark M Closed
13656 351 ONLNE ------- - 03/24/14-05/16/14 Online Clark M Closed

BIOL 230 - Microbiology

This is a general introductory course in microbiology. It provides a background in many areas of microbiology with an emphasis on medical aspects. The structure, physiology, antimicrobial agents, immunology and host-parasite relationship of microorganisms will be studied, with an emphasis on bacteria. 3 hrs./wk.

Note: Students taking classes toward a Biotechnology Degree should be taking BIOT 230 Microbiology for Biotechnology, instead of BIOL 230 Microbiology or BIOL 231 Microbiology Lab.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: CHEM 122 or CHEM 124 and CHEM 125 or one year of high school chemistry

 
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11163 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mulcahy E Closed
11164 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mulcahy E Closed
11165 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Seitz H Closed

BIOL 235 - General Nutrition

This introductory course provides a basic knowledge of human nutrition. Students will learn the sources and functions of the various nutrients. They will also explore the interaction of diet, disease prevention and treatment. Through the use of a computerized nutrition program, students will analyze their diets for nutritional deficiencies and excesses. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites: [CHEM 122 or (CHEM 124 and CHEM 125)] and [BIOL 144 or (BIOL 140 and Pre/Co-requisite: BIOL 225)]

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11245 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Berry S Closed
11249 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Berry S Closed
11250 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Berry S Closed

BIOL 240 - General Pharmacology

This course provides a basic understanding of the science of drugs-how they work and what they do. Students will study various drug concepts including mechanism of action, pharmacologic class, pharmaco-kinetics, pharmacodynamics and clinical implications. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. Spring.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: BIOL 225

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11251 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Baumgardner B Closed

Biotechnology

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BIOT 160 - Introduction to Biotechnology

This course is an introduction to biotechnology, including career exploration, history and applications of DNA/RNA technology, molecular biology, and bioethics. Topics include cloning, DNA, antibodies, gene therapy, plant biotechnology, the human genome project, DNA fingerprinting, genetic testing, diverse products made through biotechnology, and the ethical implications of this technology. The course is intended for those interested in pursuing a career in an industrial, academic, or biomedical research laboratory. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisites: (CHEM 122 or CHEM 124 and CHEM 125) and Prerequisite or corequisite BIOL 135 *All prerequisites and corequisites require a grade of "C" or higher

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11318 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Seitz H Closed

BIOT 165 - Laboratory Safety

This course will emphasize laboratory safety and procedures. Additionally, regulations that govern the biotechnology laboratory will be discussed. Biological, chemical and radiation safety will all be handled through lectures, videotapes, demonstrations and field trips. There will also be exposure to good manufacturing practices (GMP), quality assurance and control procedures (QA/QC), and OSHA and FDA regulations. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: (CHEM 122 or CHEM 124 and CHEM 125) and Prerequisite or corequisite BIOL 135 *All prerequisites and corequisites require a grade of "C" or higher

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11319 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Wolfgram L Closed

Business Office Technology

BOT 101 - Computerized Keyboarding

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to operate a computer keyboard by touch to enter data with speed and accuracy. 1 hr./wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11029 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-02/19/14 Online Hedberg M Closed
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11031 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-02/19/14 Online Hedberg M Closed
--W---- 03:00-05:50 PM 02/19/14-02/19/14 GEB 353B    

BOT 115 - Electronic Calculators

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to review basic arithmetic, operate the electronic calculator by touch to build speed and accuracy, use basic calculator functions and operating controls, and solve business application problems. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11045 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-02/19/14 Online Leiker C Closed

Business

BUS 121 - Introduction to Business

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to explain the basic principles of the American free enterprise economic system. In addition, the student should be able to explain the fundamentals of starting a business and the interrelationship among the four functional areas: accounting, finance, management and marketing. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
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10316 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gallagher K Closed
10319 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gallagher K Closed
10320 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gallagher K Closed
10322 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gallagher K Closed
10323 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed
10324 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed
10326 356 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed
12875 357 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed

BUS 123 - Personal Finance

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to define the role of a consumer in the economy; develop a basic financial plan; apply budgeting procedures in a daily and monthly spending plan; calculate principal and interest; define the types of consumer credit; identify the types of housing mortgages; and explain the important considerations in buying, selling and renting. In addition, the student should be able to calculate individual insurance needs in the areas of life insurance, health insurance, property and liability insurance, automobile insurance and other types of special insurance and be able to explain employee and retirement benefits, including tax-sheltered plans. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10337 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed
10339 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed
10340 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed
10349 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed
10350 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Noel M Closed
13532 356 ONLNE ------- - 03/10/14-05/05/14 Online Begley J Closed

BUS 140 - Principles of Supervision

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to define the supervisor's role within a company and identify the skills necessary to successfully fulfill that role. In addition, the student should be able to determine the supervisor's role in supervising employees on an individual basis and as a group. The student should also be able to apply the principles of supervision in simulated work situations. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10352 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
10353 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
10354 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed

BUS 141 - Principles of Management

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to state the basic functions of management, explain the nature of organizations and organizational theories and types, explain the importance of effective communication within the organizational structure, develop and define the techniques for directing and motivating employees, explain the effects of change on an organization, and develop techniques for coping with those effects. In addition, the student should be able to explain and discuss the application of business ethics in managerial decision-making. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10385 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
10386 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
10387 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
10388 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Webb F Closed
13525 354 ONLNE ------- - 03/10/14-05/11/14 Online Nikravan S Closed

BUS 145 - Small Business Management

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to demonstrate an understanding of management techniques vital to small business. In addition, the student should be able to apply decision making skills in the areas of business start-up choosing the form of ownership, marketing, financial planning and managing the small business. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10390 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Horner E Closed

BUS 150 - Business Communications

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to explain the role of communication in the business environment and identify the most effective methods for creating, sending and receiving messages. In addition, the student should be able to use effective oral and written communication skills in business; write and evaluate business documents, including letters, memos, and reports using the principles of correct style, organization and format; and prepare an effective oral business presentation. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 121

 
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10430 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stannard J Closed
10433 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stannard J Closed
10434 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Haverty M Closed
10437 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Gaines K Closed
10438 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hughey K Closed
10440 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Nikravan S Closed

BUS 215 - Savings and Investments

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to define, analyze and evaluate types of savings instruments and other investments. In addition, the student should be able to determine which instruments are desirable for a personal financial plan. The student should also be able to demonstrate an understanding of basic financial-planning concepts and tax-planning procedures. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10788 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Farmer C Closed

BUS 225 - Human Relations

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to evaluate the impact of human relations as it relates to the social system, technical system and administrative system of a work environment. In addition, the student should be able to analyze these systems and their effects on individual group and organizational performance. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10794 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Korb J Closed
10795 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Korb J Closed
10796 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Smith J Closed

BUS 235 - Introduction to International Business

This course is designed to introduce the student to the global economy. Differences in political, economic and cultural forces within countries will be analyzed and national competitiveness assessed. Cross-border trade and investment and the global monetary system will be introduced and analyzed. Competition and a firm's international business strategy in the global marketplace will be examined. Ethical issues in international business global marketing and international human resource management practices will be examined as well. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10797 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed
10798 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed

BUS 243 - Human Resource Management

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to state the principles of human resource management; describe the human resource function as an integral part of management; differentiate between roles of the personnel and line manager in the management of human resources; define and evaluate strategic planning, recruitment, selection and training; define the primary methods of human resource development; employ methods of employer appraisal; and state the major components and coverages of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act and other personnel/human resource-related laws. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10800 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed
10801 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hussein S Closed

BUS 261 - Business Law I

This course is designed to introduce the students to the American legal system. Principles of legal ethics in business will be introduced. Principles of common law of contracts will be discussed. Sections of Uniform Commercial Code as applied to the law of sales and law of negotiable instruments will be introduced. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10809 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Crawford T Closed
10810 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Crawford T Closed
10811 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hawk G Closed

BUS 263 - Business Law II

A continuation of Business Law I, this course will introduce the student to the principles of Uniform Commercial Code as applied to secured transactions. The law of bankruptcy, principles of agency and business organizations such as partnerships, limited partnerships, joint ventures, corporations, and sole proprietorships will be discussed. Principles of real property, personal property, bailments, estate and trusts, insurance and environmental law will be introduced. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: BUS 261

 
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10814 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Pener M Closed
10815 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stewart-Ayala N Closed

Computer Desktop Publishing

CDTP 135 - Desktop Photo Manipulation I: Photoshop

In this career-related short course, students will manipulate digital photographs and images using a variety of basic techniques on either the Macintosh or PC computer platform. Students will apply techniques to correct, repair, retouch, create selections, and work with layers on a variety of digital photographs and images, including basic scanning techniques. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $15 to 20

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12234 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/17/14 Online Goodman D Closed
12235 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Epp R Closed
12355 352 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Goodman D Closed
12356 353 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Epp R Closed
12357 354 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Goodman D Closed

CDTP 155 - Desktop Photo Manipulation II: Photoshop

In this career-related short course, students will manipulate digital photographs and images using a variety of introductory to intermediate techniques on either the Macintosh or PC computer platform. Students will apply techniques to edit masks and channels, process and enhance multiple image file formats, group and apply adjustments to layers, automate common tasks, create composite images, learn and apply intermediate scanning techniques, and apply multiple creative and adjustment filters on a variety of digital photographs and images. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CDTP 135

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12383 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Goodman D Closed
12384 351 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Epp R Closed

CDTP 175 - Desktop Photo Manipulation III: Photoshop

In this career-related short course, students will manipulate digital photographs and images using a variety of beginning, intermediate and advanced techniques on either the Macintosh or PC computer platform. Students will apply techniques to create and design typographic elements, use vector drawing techniques, prepare images for print, optimize images for web output, and use a digital photo preparation workflow on a variety of digital photographs and images, including scanned images. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CDTP 155

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12395 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Goodman D Closed

Chemistry

CHEM 124 - General Chemistry I Lecture

Students will relate atomic structure to chemical systems, calculate the amount of material used in chemical reactions, use the periodic table as an aid to understanding chemical systems and interpret chemical reactions. 5 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisites: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness; Prerequisite or Corequisite: MATH 171 or placement test; Corequisite: CHEM 125

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11333 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Byers D Closed

CHEM 131 - General Chemistry II Lecture

Chemistry 131 is the second semester of a two-semester course in general chemistry in which the student will develop a working knowledge of some of the fundamental concepts and quantitative relationships involved in the study of chemical reactivity. Topics include solutions, chemical kinetics, chemical equilibrium, acid-base chemistry, chemical thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. 4 hrs./wk. CHEM 131 students are required to enroll concurrently in CHEM 132.

Note: CHEM 131 students are required to enroll concurrently in CHEM 132. Note: MATH 171 is a prerequisite OR corequisite for CHEM 124, which is a prerequisite for this course (CHEM 131)

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisites: CHEM 124 and CHEM 125 and Corequisite: CHEM 132

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11351 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Franklin P Closed

Computer Information Systems

CIS 124 - Introduction to Computer Concepts and Applications

In this introductory, nontechnical computer course, students study computing concepts, terminology, issues and uses. Extensive hands-on experience with the microcomputer is provided using business applications and the operating system to reinforce the concepts. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Associated Costs: $10 to 15

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12542 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heckert I Closed
12543 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heckert I Closed
12544 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heckert I Closed

CIS 162 - Database Programming

This course covers the use of an interactive environment and programming language to create, maintain and manipulate databases using Access as the RDBMS. The use of a command-level database programming language to customize business systems and selectively retrieve information using single or multiple database tables also will be studied. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. open lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: CIS 134 or CS 134

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12558 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Friedrichsen L Closed

CIS 201 - Introduction to Information Systems

This course is an introduction to the use of computers in management, concepts of computer software, hardware, and systems analysis. Applications will include electronic spreadsheets, database management software, graphics and presentation tools, and other special purpose tools. Word processing tools will be used for most graded assignments. Programming will be studied in the context of spreadsheet macros. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ACCT 121

 
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12559 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stites G Closed
12560 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stites G Closed
12561 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Stites G Closed

CIS 204 - UNIX Scripting and Utilities

This course will cover the concepts and principles related to scripting for the multi-user, multi-tasking UNIX operating system and its utilities. Students will complete projects in UNIX ranging from using simple commands to writing shell scripts automating repetitive tasks. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: CIS 134 or CS 134

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12565 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Kitchin D Closed

CIS 235 - Object-Oriented Programming Using C++

This course is intended to prepare students to apply the object-oriented programming paradigm to solve typical business problems. The student should work with container classes such as Linked Lists, Trees, Stacks and Queues as tools in their program solutions. Students will be building application-oriented objects using the concepts of inheritance, function overloading and polymorphism. Students will also apply techniques of dynamic memory to build arrays and objects that can adjust memory requirements at run time. Students will be exploring the object-oriented and I/O capabilities as well as the string processing capabilities of the object-oriented language. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. open lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: CS 200

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12567 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Chen I Closed

Computer Personal Computer App

CPCA 105 - Introduction to Personal Computers: Windows

This introductory course is designed to give the beginning computer user an overview of the personal computer. The student will gain confidence in basic computing skills and concepts through a hands-on approach. Topics include an introduction to computer terminology, hardware, system software, application software, e-mail, and the Internet. 1 hr. lecture /wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12810 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-02/18/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12811 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-02/18/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12812 352 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12814 354 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12815 355 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 106 - Introduction to Personal Computers: Macintosh

This introductory course is designed to give the beginning computer user an overview of the Macintosh personal computer. The student will gain confidence in basic computer skills and concepts through a hands-on approach while becoming familiar with a Macintosh computer and its primary uses. Topics include computer software, hardware and terminology; as well as an introduction to the Macintosh operating system, word processing, drawing, spreadsheets and database management. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12817 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 108 - Word Processing I: MS Word

This course provides an introduction to the concepts and real-world applications of microcomputer word processing software. Foundational word processing competencies, including creating, saving, printing and editing word processing files; searching and replacing text; creating headers and footers; inserting and resizing graphic images; setting up tables; creating and applying styles, and creating mail merge letters, will be covered. Students will also create multiple-page reports and incorporate desktop publishing concepts and features. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisites: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CIS 124 or CPCA 128 or appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12827 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12828 351 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 109 - Google Apps

This course provides an introduction to the concepts and real-world applications of Google Apps services and applications. Students will explore the most popular Google Apps on the market today, including Google Email, Google Calendar, Google Talk, Google Docs, Google Sites and Google Start Page. Hands-on, practical projects will be performed to reinforce the concepts taught. 1hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CIS 124 or CPCA 128 or appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13361 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 110 - Spreadsheets I: MS Excel

Students will learn concepts and uses of spreadsheet software on the personal computer. Business decision-making worksheet models will be created and modified by entering labels, functions and formulas. Various formatting techniques will be applied to enhance the appearance of printed worksheets. Students will also learn to display the worksheet data graphically with the charting capabilities of the software. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CIS 124 or CPCA 128 or appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12832 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/27/14-04/03/14 Online Smith C Closed
12833 351 ONLNE ------- - 04/10/14-05/08/14 Online Smith C Closed

CPCA 111 - Spreadsheets II: MS Excel

This course is a continuation of CPCA 110, Spreadsheets on the Microcomputer I, and will provide the student with intermediate level of spreadsheet concepts. Using typical business scenarios, the student will perform manual and automated "what-if" analyses, manage data in worksheets with tables and database functions, and use multiple worksheets to build consolidated statements. Basic macros will be introduced. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 110 or CPCA 128

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12836 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/10/14-05/08/14 Online Smith C Closed

CPCA 114 - Databases I: MS Access

This course provides an introduction to the concepts and real-world applications of microcomputer relational database software. Foundational database competencies, including building tables, defining fields, relating tables, entering and editing data, filtering, and sorting will be covered. Students will query the database to select, calculate and summarize information. Students will build and customize forms and reports. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or an appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12840 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/17/14 Online Friedrichsen L Closed
12842 352 ONLNE ------- - 02/27/14-04/03/14 Online Friedrichsen L Closed

CPCA 115 - Databases II: MS Access

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to design and define a relational database; create custom forms and reports for data entry, updating and presentation; and build the necessary queries to support these objects. The student should be able to transfer data into and out of the database from various file formats; use database software to develop Web pages and hyperlinks; and manipulate the data and database with introductory macro, query language and programming skills. The course contains a capstone project in which the student uses all the skills learned to create a working database for a client based on a real-world situation. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 114

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12844 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/26/14-05/07/14 Online Friedrichsen L Closed

CPCA 117 - Databases III: MS Access

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to analyze an existing database solution that is not working properly, import the data into Access and use action queries and SQL to normalize the database into an effective rational database. A case study emphasis will cover different database design and documentation issues. Students will also build complex forms and reports using Visual Basic for Applications programming code. 1 hr. lecture /wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 115

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12845 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/10/14-05/08/14 Online Friedrichsen L Closed

CPCA 118 - Groupware: Outlook

This course provides an introduction to the concepts and applications of today's robust email systems. Students will use tha application to compose, send and receive e-mail; post and organize discussion messages; manage calendars, appointments, tasks, to-do lists; use contact management features; and work with instant messaging. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or an appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12846 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Hultgren S Closed

CPCA 121 - Introduction to Project Management

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to effectively manage projects using project management software. Students will learn about project management goals and terminology, create a project schedule and use project management methodologies and tools such as the Gantt chart, critical path method (CPM) and program evaluation review technique (PERT) chart to update a project and communicate project progress to others. Students will use other project management techniques such as applying resources, leveling overallocations, evaluating constraints and analyzing planned versus projected schedule and budget variables. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or an appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12848 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/11/14-05/09/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 123 - E-Presentation: MS PowerPoint

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to organize and produce an effective on-computer or slide-generated presentation, complete with printed speaker notes and handouts plus overhead transparencies, using the basic features of a presentation graphics program. Students will use master pages, template files, text formatting, color schemes, various drawing tools, the automated outline feature and animation dissolve sequence and incorporate photographs. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CIS 124 or CPCA 128 or an appropriate score on a waiver test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12851 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/27/14-04/03/14 Online Smith C Closed

CPCA 125 - Word Processing II: MS Word

This is a continuation of CPCA 108, Word Processing on Micros I. After completing this course students should be able to use advanced concepts and applications of word processing software. The applications will include working with templates, creating and modifying styles, customizing themes, creating a table of contents, using mail merge, linking and embedding objects, creating web pages, creating and editing macros, and customizing Word and automating parts of a document.. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 108

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12853 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CPCA 128 - PC Applications: MS Office

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to use the current version of Windows to create and organize files and folders and perform essential file management procedures such as copying, moving, deleting and renaming files and folders. An in-depth proficiency will also be attained with the use of the current version of MS Office Suite, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation graphics applications. Hands-on, practical projects will be performed to reinforce the concepts taught. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12860 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Smith C Closed
12861 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland C Closed
12862 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/21/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland C Closed
12863 353 ONLNE ------- - 03/10/14-05/05/14 Online Copeland C Closed

CPCA 138 - Windows for Microcomputers

At the completion of this course, the student will be able to discuss the components of the Windows desktop, use the Windows Help system, create and organize a folder system on a disk, perform file management commands, customize the Windows desktop environment, use the Search tool to locate files and folders, and perform file backup and disk maintenance procedures. The student will also be able to use performance monitoring tools, add hardware and software to the system, and use basic MS DOS directory and file management commands. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or an appropriate score on an assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12867 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Copeland C Closed

CPCA 139 - UNIX

This course will introduce students to the major commands of the Unix operating system. E-mail, the VI editor and Telnet will be covered. Basic file and disk management projects will be completed in this course. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13675 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-05/07/14 Online Kitchin D Closed

CPCA 141 - Internet I

This course will introduce the student to the commands and techniques required to effectively access the resources of the Internet. Students will use Windows applications to browse the Internet, locate and retrieve information and send and receive electronic mail and address security issues on the internet. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or appropriate score on an assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12870 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/17/14 Online Copeland C Closed
12871 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Kosko J Closed

CPCA 151 - Internet II

This course will cover the commands and techniques required to effectively use various Internet application tools. The student will also use Windows and non-Windows applications to locate information, download and upload files, and create a Web page. Additionally the course will cover basic LINUX commands and publish a Web page to a Web server. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: CPCA 141 or an appropriate score on an assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13674 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Kosko J Closed

CPCA 161 - Introduction to Web Pages using HTML

This course will cover the commands and techniques required to create and publish World Wide Web pages using HyperText Markup Language. Topics covered will include basic text layout, background colors, formatting, ordered and unordered lists, tables, frames that include graphic images in a page and linking to other Web pages. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 151 or an appropriate score on an assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12874 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/07/14-05/05/14 Online Kosko J Closed

Computer Science

CS 134 - Programming Fundamentals

In this introductory course, students will create interactive computer applications that perform tasks and solve problems. Students will utilize fundamental logic, problem-solving techniques and key programming concepts to design, develop and test modular applications written in an object-oriented programming language. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. lab /wk.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12545 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hansen S Closed
12546 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hansen S Closed
12547 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Chen I Closed

CS 200 - Concepts of Programming Algorithms Using C++

This course emphasizes programming methodology and problem solving. Algorithm design and development, data abstraction, good programming style, testing and debugging will be presented. An appropriate block-structured high-level programming language will be studied and used to implement algorithms. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. open lab/wk.

Note: Four-credit hour CS courses have 2 hours of open lab each week.

Credit Hours: 4

Associated Costs: $20 to 50

Prerequisite: CIS 134 or CS 134 or ENGR 171 or equivalent experience

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12573 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Chen I Closed

CS 201 - Concepts of Programming Algorithms using C#

This course emphasizes programming methodology and problem-solving using C#. Algorithm design and development, data abstraction, good programming style, testing and debugging will be presented. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. open lab/wk.

Note: Four credit hour CS courses have two hours of open lab per week.

Credit Hours: 4

Associated Costs: $20 to 50

Prerequisite: CIS 134 or CS 134 or ENGR 171 or equivalent experience

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12578 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Van Gorp M Closed

CS 205 - Concepts of Programming Algorithms using Java

This course emphasizes programming methodology and problem-solving using Java. Algorithm design and development, data abstraction, good programming style, testing and debugging will be presented. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. open lab/wk.

Note: Four-credit hour CS courses have two hours of open lab per week.

Credit Hours: 4

Associated Costs: $20 to 50

Prerequisite: CIS 134 or CS 134 or ENGR 171 or equivalent experience

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12579 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Chen I Closed

Computer Web

CWEB 101 - Introduction to the Web using Internet Explorer

This course will introduce the student to commands and techniques required to effectively use the resources of the World Wide Web. Topics to be covered will include how to browse, search and retrieve information on the Internet using Internet Explorer, how to create and manage "favorites", how to protect computers from viruses, how to send and receive electronic mail, and how to create a basic home page. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisites: CPCA 105 or CPCA 106 or CPCA 128 or CIS 124 or appropriate score on an assessment test

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12895 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/17/14 Online Mahring B Closed
12898 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CWEB 104 - Introduction to Web Pages: Expression Web

This course will cover the commands and techniques required to create and revise web pages using Expression Web. Topics to be covered will include researching, planning, and creating a web site, identifying the purpose of Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), inserting background color, inserting and editing images, creating lists, creating and applying style sheets, inserting files, creating internal and external links, and publishing a web site. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10

Prerequisite or Corequisite: CWEB 101

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12899 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mahring B Closed

CWEB 105 - Introduction to Web Pages: Dreamweaver

This course will cover the commands and techniques required to create and revise Web pages using Dreamweaver. Topics to be covered will include basic text layout, viewing and identifying basic HTML tags, creating a site map, formatting a Web page, applying background color, inserting images and sounds, creating ordered and unordered lists, inserting files, and creating links on Web pages. 1 hr. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 101

 
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12904 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Hopper J Closed

CWEB 115 - Intermediate Web Pages: Dreamweaver

This course will cover intermediate-level commands and techniques required to create and enhance a Web page using Dreamweaver. Topics to be covered will include tracing images, layers, converting layers to tables, custom tables, cascading style sheets, templates and libraries, and publishing a Web site. 1 hr. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 105

 
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CWEB 130 - Introduction to Flash

This course will cover the commands and techniques available to add Flash content to Web pages and CD-ROMs. Topics covered will include using drawing tools, manipulating text with text tools, adding and modifying sound, creating animation and publishing work. This class will be taught in a classroom with both Macintosh and Windows computers. 1 hr. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CPCA 161 or CWEB 104 or CWEB 105

 
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12919 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/14/14-02/11/14 Online Baxter P Closed

CWEB 136 - Introduction to PHP

This course covers the commands and techniques available to add functionality to Web pages using PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor). Students will build client-side PHP scripts with variables, functions, expressions, methods and events to validate forms and enhance Web page functionality. The basics of server-side scripting are introduced. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisites: (CWEB 101 and CPCA 114) or (CS 134 or CIS 134)

 
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12920 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-03/31/14 Online Mein P Closed

CWEB 146 - PHP with MySQL

This course covers the commands and techniques required to connect a Web page to a relational database using PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) and MySQL (database management system). Students define and build a relational database using MySQL, then use PHP scripts as well as SQL in a Web page to connect to the database to edit, delete, and enter records. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 136

 
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12922 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/09/14-05/07/14 Online Mein P Closed

CWEB 160 - Introduction to JavaScript

This course will cover the commands and techniques available to add functionality to Web pages using JavaScript. Topics to be covered include integrating JavaScript into an HTML file, creating pop-up windows, adding scrolling messages, validating forms and enhancing the use of image and form objects. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 104 or CWEB 105 or CWEB 106 or CPCA 161 or (CS 134 or CIS 134)

 
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12926 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/14/14-02/11/14 Online Sindt R Closed

CWEB 180 - E-Commerce Using JavaScript

This course builds on the skills learned in CWEB 160, Introduction to Web Scripting: JavaScript, and CWEB 161, Intermediate JavaScript. The student will build a complete e-commerce site that will support online ordering and payment with JavaScript. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 170

 
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12931 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/08/14-05/06/14 Online Meigs R Closed

CWEB 230 - Introductory E-Commerce Applications

This course will introduce students to e-commerce in a software-driven, hands-on way. It will use software tools to discuss and explore a variety of e-commerce activities. Students will examine an extensive list of e-commerce sites, such as those that support purchasing, delivery, support, auction, business-to-business, virtual community and Web-portal business goals. They will examine e-commerce stores that incorporate advertising, marketing, branding, and business efficiency goals. They will explore how to populate a store catalog, create site-wide navigation links and publish a store. 1 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Associated Costs: $10 to 20

Prerequisite: CWEB 101 or CPCA 141

 
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12936 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/19/14-03/26/14 Online Smith C Closed

Drafting/CAD/AutoCAD

DRAF 132 - Exploring AutoCAD

This course is for non-drafting students/users who wish to casually use Autodesk's AutoCAD (computer aided drafting) software. It provides a basic knowledge of how to manipulate AutoCAD commands on a Windows or Mac platform to create drawings. Covered topics include creating and setting up a drawing, using blocks and wblocks, editing a drawing, saving completed drawings, developing template drawings, printing from paper space, dimensioning, layering, drawing defaults and hatching. 2 hrs. lecture, 3 hrs. open lab/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12654 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cline L Closed

Economics

ECON 132 - Survey of Economics

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to explain basic macroeconomic and microeconomic theory, fiscal and monetary policies, the role and significance of international economics and government trade and regulatory policies. In addition, the student should be able to describe the characteristics and consequences of the differing business units in the economy, as well as the functioning of the labor market and how national income is distributed. The course is primarily for students who desire a one-semester, nontechnical overview of the basic components of macroeconomic and microeconomic theory and the functioning of the United States economy. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10821 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10822 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Young B Closed

ECON 230 - Economics I

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to use economic terminology and principles to explain and discuss basic macroeconomic concepts, including supply of and demand for products, national income determination, money and banking, and monetary and fiscal policy. The student enrolling in this course should have successfully completed one year of high school algebra or the equivalent. (Macro) 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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10846 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Abderrezak A Closed
10848 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10886 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10887 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Abderrezak A Closed
10888 356 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10890 357 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hadley S Closed
10891 358 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Abderrezak A Closed

ECON 231 - Economics II

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to use economic terminology and principles to explain and discuss basic microeconomic concepts, including extended analysis of product supply and demand and theory of the firm and product and resource market structures. Students enrolling in this course should have successfully completed one year of high school algebra or the equivalent. (Micro) 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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10904 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Abderrezak A Closed
10906 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10907 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed
10908 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Copeland D Closed

Education and Early Childhood

EDUC 220 - Survey of the Exceptional Child

This course is an overview of the field of special education geared to those who are preparing to work with students with special needs. The course provides fundamental information on the identification and exceptionality, laws and legal cases affecting the delivery of services to individuals with exceptionalities and the principles of effective educational approaches for each exceptionality. Categories of exceptionality presented include learning disabilities, mental retardation, behavior disorders, gifted and talented, communication disorders, autism, traumatic brain injury, physical disabilities, sensory impairments, other health impairments and multiple and severe disabilities. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11208 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Salvato M Closed

EDUC 235 - Parenting

This course is a study of effective parenting. The course is designed for teachers of young children and parents and guardians who desire to provide an environment that reflects sensitivity to the unique needs of the individual child and family. Topics covered during the course are the history of child-rearing methods, an overview of child development, types of families, parent/guardian fears and concerns, purposes of child behavior, and effective communication techniques. Problem prevention and resolution, nurturing self-esteem in children and building effective, collaborative relationships between teachers and families are also covered. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite or corequisite: PSYC 215 or PSYC 218 or EDUC 270

 
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11213 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hurst D Closed

EDUC 270 - Early Childhood Development

This course is a comprehensive account of human development from conception though age 8. The course integrates genetic, biological, physical and social influences with psychological processes affecting the development of young children. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11219 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Foster-Nelson A Closed

EDUC 283 - Professional Competencies: Early Childhood Education

This course focuses on the conduct and responsibilities of the early childhood professional. Topics include early childhood education codes, laws and regulations; child development; experience planning and curriculum development; observation and guidance of young children; authentic assessment; responsibilities to the young child's family, to the community, and to the teaching profession; employability skills; self-assessment; and job seeking skills. Completion of this course is required to obtain the One Year Post-Secondary Certificate in Early Childhood Education. 1hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 1

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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11221 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hurst D Closed

English

ENGL 106 - Introduction to Writing

Beginning with a review of basic sentence skills, this course focuses on paragraph development, including subject selection, topic sentences, methods of development, transitional devices and effective introductions and conclusions. The last part of the course will focus on developing multi-paragraph essays. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course does not fulfill degree requirements. Students must take the JCCC writing assessment test. For more information, see a JCCC counselor. This course is in a sequence of courses leading to ENGL 121.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 102 or appropriate score on assessment test

 
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11380 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Davis D Closed
11381 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Jones N Closed

ENGL 108 - Composing Skills

After completing Composing Skills, students will be able to choose a topic, narrow the topic, and organize and develop with supporting evidence a variety of paragraph modes. The student will be able to achieve paragraph unity, coherence and emphasis. Also, the student will learn revision and editing strategies. Course meets by arrangement in the Writing Center. After registering for this course, the student should contact the Writing Center. 1 hr. lecture/wk. This course does not fulfill degree requirements and is not federal aid eligible.

Credit Hours: 1

 
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11619 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Devictor C
Byrne K
15 of 20

ENGL 112 - Research Skills

Research Skills is a review of the various aspects of the research process, beginning with limiting the subject and moving to revising the finished product. Emphasis is on the gathering of resource materials, synthesizing the information and developing an essay in which the resource information is used to support a thesis and is documented in an approved academic form. This course meets by arrangement in the Writing Center. After registering for this course, the student should contact the Writing Center. 1 hr. lecture/wk. This course does not fulfill degree requirements and is not federal aid eligible.

Credit Hours: 1

 
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11623 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Devictor C
Byrne K
17 of 20

ENGL 121 - Composition I

Composition I focuses on writing nonfiction prose suitable in its expression and content to both its occasion and its audience. Students will have an opportunity to improve in all phases of the writing process: discovering ideas, gathering information, planning and organizing, drafting, revising and editing. Each essay written in the course should clearly communicate a central idea or thesis, contain sufficient detail to be lively and convincing, reflect the voice of the writer and use carefully edited standard written English. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. Students must take the JCCC writing assessment test or submit an ACT score of 19 or higher before enrolling. For more information, see a JCCC counselor. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section; see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 106 or appropriate placement test score or both EAP 113 and EAP 117. College Reading Readiness is also required.

 
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11440 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Kern S Closed
11441 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Kern S Closed
11442 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Reynolds T Closed
11443 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Werkmeister S Closed
11444 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Werkmeister S Closed
11445 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Lycan B Closed
11446 356 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Lycan B Closed
11447 357 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Nelson J Closed
11448 358 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Nelson J Closed
11449 359 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Petrillo S Closed
11450 360 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Petrillo S Closed
12884 361 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Cooper J Closed

ENGL 122 - Composition II

Because so much writing is required in college and in the workplace demands the ability to synthesize information gathered from various sources, Composition II will focus on skills essential to gathering, comprehending, analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing information. Composition II also emphasizes organizing and polishing steps important in composing expository, evaluative and persuasive prose. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 121

 
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11453 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Browning M Closed
11454 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online McWard J Closed
11455 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hogan Adams M Closed
11456 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hogan Adams M Closed
11457 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hogan Adams M Closed
11458 355 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heflin R Closed
11459 356 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Haas K Closed
11460 357 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Lane J Closed
11462 359 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Cooper J Closed
11463 360 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Cooper J Closed
11464 361 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Knight E Closed
11466 363 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heflin R Closed
12881 364 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Jenab F Closed
12882 365 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Jenab F Closed
13587 366 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Lane J Closed

ENGL 123 - Technical Writing I

This course provides a basic knowledge of technical writing. Students will learn the writing process (prewriting, writing and rewriting) to follow when constructing correspondence, including memos, letters, e-mail, reports, instructional manuals and Web pages. Students also will learn seven key traits of effective technical writing: clarity, conciseness, document design, organization, audience recognition, audience involvement and accuracy. Accuracy specifically entails the need for students to adhere to rules of grammar and mechanics. Students will learn how to create computer- generated graphics and learn word processing skills. Finally, the students will learn how to work in teams, modeling Total Quality Management skills. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 121

 
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11480 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gerson S Closed
11481 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gerson S Closed

ENGL 130 - Introduction to Literature

Students will read, discuss and analyze works from three literary genres: the short story, the poem and the play. Students will learn and apply the technical vocabulary used in the criticism of these literary forms. Students will be introduced to representative works from various literary traditions and cultures, including numerous works from contemporary writers. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 121

 
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11486 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Gulley B Closed
11487 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Rollins T Closed

ENGL 205 - Bible as Literature

This course introduces students to the literary aspects of Bible. Students will read extracts from both the Hebrew and Greek portions of the Bible in translation. They will learn to analyze these readings as representatives of the Bible's many literary forms. Students will also sample from later literary works that draw on biblical sources for their inspiration. Students will write essays demonstrating their understanding of the works studies. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11495 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Browning M Closed

ENGL 215 - U.S. Latino and Latina Literature

This course introduces students to texts by U.S. writers of Hispanic descent or origin. Written primarily in English, the texts may include fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and/or film. The readings, discussions, and related writing projects will emphasize the relationship between mainstream America and borderland writers; explore the cultural and artistic context of the writers and their works; recognize and assess the use of major narrative and rhetorical strategies; and stimulate consideration of issues surrounding assimilation, identity formation, code-switching, and cultural hybridity. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite or corequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11496 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Heflin R Closed

ENGL 217 - Literature by Women

This survey course introduces students to a representative sample of texts created by women from the mid-seventeenth century to present. Using the lens of gender, students will explore the social, historical, political, and cultural contexts relevant to the literature. Further, students will identify significant literary devices and genres as employed by these authors. The course will emphasize the dynamic relationship between the literature and its contexts. 3 hr. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite or corequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11497 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Hogan Adams M Closed

ENGL 227 - Introduction to Poetry

This course emphasizes close reading and analysis of poetry by writers from different time periods, countries, and ethnic backgrounds. Students will study terms, patterns, and forms that are useful for an understanding and appreciation of poetic verse. The course will cover major literary, historical, and cultural movements as they relate to poetry. Students will be introduced to major classical and contemporary American and English poets, along with contemporary foreign-language poetry in translation. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11563 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Patterson T Closed

ENGL 230 - Introduction to Fiction

This course features significant opportunities to write about the literature and the reader's response to it. Students will learn the historical fictional precedents of the short story; the similarities and differences between the short story and other narrative forms, such as the novel; the differences between the short story and its historical precedents, between short stories and film adaptations of them, and between commercial and literary short stories. Students will discover the place of short stories in major literary movements, the key elements of short stories and interpretive approaches to short stories. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11566 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Davis D Closed
11567 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Davis D Closed
11568 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/27/14-05/16/14 Online Davis D Closed
11569 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Ganguly Puckett S Closed

ENGL 235 - Drama as Literature

This course introduces students to the analysis of plays as literature. Beginning with the Greek dramatists and ending with the contemporary scene, students will read full-length plays and the comments of playwrights, directors, actors and critics. They will analyze drama from psychological, historical, philosophical, structural and dramatic perspectives. Students will write essays demonstrating their understanding of the works studied. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11575 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Werkmeister S Closed

ENGL 237 - British Literature II

In this survey course, the student will study British literature written from 1800 to the present. Major authors from the Romantic, Victorian and Modern eras, such as Austen, Blake, Wordsworth, the Shelleys, Dickens, Tennyson, the Brownings, Eliot, and Woolf, will be included. The course will emphasize the relationships among influential writers, their lives and times. Additionally, the student will explore the literary differences between the British culture and one other culture that was governed by the British Empire. Such non-British literary works may be chosen from the traditions of Australia, India, Asia, various regions of Africa, or the Middle East. British Literature I is NOT a prerequisite for this course. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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13481 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Geekie K Closed

ENGL 246 - American Literature I

This survey course is a stand-alone course that presents a series of literary works by American writers that reflects the attitudes and identity of our national literature and culture from the pre-Colonial Period through the post-Civil War era. By grappling with the ideas and characterizations presented in each assigned literary work, the student develops meaningful insights into the attitudes and human conditions that have influenced America's national literary identity. 3hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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12818 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Browning M Closed

ENGL 254 - Masterpieces of the Cinema

This course examines the development of cinema from the early experiments in the late 1800s up to the present day, presenting the history and art of both American and international cinema. Students read the textbook, view short and full-length films, and discuss important cinematic techniques and concepts. Students verify their judgments by summarizing and analyzing these important concepts, using discussions, and writing effective, well-organized essays in response to cinematic presentations and explanations. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 122

 
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11581 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online McWard J Closed

Entrepreneurship

ENTR 120 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship

The student will understand the role of entrepreneurial businesses in the United States and the impact on our national and global economy. The student will evaluate the skills and commitment necessary to successfully operate an entrepreneurial venture. Additionally, the student will review the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship as a career choice as well as entrance strategies to accomplish such a choice. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11119 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-03/03/14 Online Grandgenett C Closed
11120 351 ONLNE ------- - 03/10/14-05/05/14 Online Grandgenett C Closed
13482 352 ONLNE ------- - 03/10/14-05/05/14 Online Grandgenett C Closed

ENTR 142 - Fast Trac Business Plan

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to evaluate a business concept and write a sound business plan. In the process of doing so, students will be able to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a business concept; collect and organize market research data into a marketing plan; and prepare the financial projects for their business concept. In addition, students will be able to identify and evaluate various resources available for funding small businesses. The course is required for the business plan certificate, the vocational certificate in business entrepreneurship and the associate of applied science degree in business entrepreneurship. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11126 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Millard B Closed
13485 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/24/14-05/05/14 Online Millard B Closed

ENTR 180 - Opportunity Analysis

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to assess the current economic, social and political climate for small businesses. In addition, the student should be able to explain how demographic, technological and social changes create opportunities for small business ventures. This course is required for the associate of applied science degree in business entrepreneurship. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11130 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-03/03/14 Online Millard B Closed

Fashion Merchandising/Design

FASH 121 - Fashion Fundamentals

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to define appropriate fashion terminology and explain the structure of the industry, including the design process and marketing of the fashion product. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11468 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Rhodes J Closed

FASH 150 - Textiles

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to differentiate fibers and fabrics according to their specific characteristics and to select fibers and fabrics for specific applications. In addition, the student should be able to identify properties and characteristics of natural and man-made fibers, the properties and characteristics of yarns, fabric construction methods including weaving and knitting and various finishing processes including printing and dyeing. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11706 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Vogel K Closed

FASH 224 - History of Costume

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to identify the political, economic, technological and sociological factors that have influenced Western costume worn by women, men and children from ancient Egyptian times to the present. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
11707 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Benjamin B Closed

Fire Services Administration

FIRE 136 - Fire and Emergency Management

Managing resources is a part of every incident. The ability to manage these resources is crucial in safely and effectively mitigating the incident. Organizations must have a system in place prior to the incident, which will facilitate the management of resources. Federal legislation mandates organizations, which respond to hazardous materials incidents, use an incident management system. This course provides information about incident management systems, as well as pursues issues wherein it needs to be utilized. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is typically taught in the spring semester.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: FIRE 110 or FIRE 120

 
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FIRE 152 - Codes/Detection and Suppression Systems

This course will provide a basis for students to become familiar with and utilize fire codes that are in use today. It will also provide students with basic knowledge of detection and suppression systems that are an ever increasing part of fire control today. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is typically taught in the spring semester.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: FIRE 110 or FIRE 120

 
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10042 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Lehmann R Closed

FIRE 201 - Leadership in the Fire Service

This is a course that will delve into leadership as defined and utilized in the fire service setting. It will review many types of leaders and the qualities that make them leaders. It will also provide students insight into the type of leaders they may see in the fire service as well as provide them with role models for their use as future fire service leaders. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is typically taught in the spring semester.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: FIRE 110 or FIRE 120

 
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10043 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Lehmann R Closed

Foreign Language

FL 133 - Basic Spanish for Hospitality Management

In this basic course, students will be introduced to terminology related to the hospitality industry, basic Spanish grammar and phrases related to work. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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12404 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Montoya Vallejos D Closed

Game Development

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GAME 102 - The Business of Games

In this course, students are introduced to the business and process of game development, from the concept document to publishing. Students will learn the stages of game development within the context of the often complex relationship between developer, publisher and retailer. The course uses a participatory format emphasizing analytical thinking and problem solving, both key skills for persons seeking a career in the game development industry. 3 hrs lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Associated Costs: $20 to 50

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11928 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Kitchin D Closed

GAME 105 - Beginning Game Creation

This course is designed to present the skills and to provide the hands-on experience required to create computer games utilizing game development tools that require no programming. Topics will include learning how to build games with a game development environment, the basic ideas of game design and an introduction to building 3D levels. Students should learn how to build a variety of games, include sound effects and simple animation effects in games, use simple analysis tools to evaluate games, build a 3D level, and create an original game as a term project. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11936 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Sindt R Closed

Health Care Info Systems

HCIS 230 - Introduction to Health Information Systems

This course provides an overview of the major concepts of health information systems for individuals with backgrounds in information technology (IT) or healthcare who are considering a transition into health information systems. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12655 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/10/14 Online Lingerfelt D Closed
12656 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Lingerfelt D Closed

HCIS 255 - Introduction to Information and Computer Science

This course provides a basic overview of computing concepts with periodic ties to the healthcare sector. Topics include computing terms; computer architecture; data organization, representation, and structure; structure of programming languages; and networking and data communication. The design and development of a large computing system, such as one for an electronic health record, is also discussed. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12657 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/10/14 Online Fuller M Closed
12955 352 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Brugger K Closed
12658 353 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Fuller M Closed
12659 354 ONLNE ------- - 03/31/14-04/28/14 Online Fuller M Closed

HCIS 261 - Networking and Health Information Exchange

This course provides an in-depth analysis of data mobility. The hardware infrastructure (wired, wireless, and devices supporting them), the International Organization for Standards (ISO) stack, standards, Internet protocols, federations and grids, the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN), and other nationwide approaches are discussed. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12661 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Waldren S Closed

HCIS 262 - Customer Service in the Health Environment

This course introduces the skills necessary to communicate effectively across the full range of roles that will be encountered in healthcare and public health settings. Appropriate customer service skills, effective written and oral communication, and ethical and cultural awareness are emphasized. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12672 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/10/14 Online Brooks L Closed
13349 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/10/14 Online Brooks L Closed

HCIS 263 - Working with Health Information Technology Systems

This course provides an opportunity to work with a real or simulated health information technology (HIT) system. Course topics include information exchange and standards as well as system usability, security, and integration. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12665 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/15/14-02/12/14 Online Lingerfelt D Closed

HCIS 264 - Configuring Electronic Health Records

This course addresses configuring electronic health records (EHRs) to meet the specific needs of customers. Topics also include system selection, implementation, and meaningful use. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12668 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/19/14-03/26/14 Online Lingerfelt D Closed

HCIS 265 - Installation and Maintenance of Health IT Systems

This course covers the installation and maintenance of health information technology (HIT) systems, including testing prior to implementation. It introduces principles underlying system configuration and helps students plan system installation. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12670 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/02/14-04/30/14 Online Lingerfelt D Closed

HCIS 267 - EHR Design, Functionality, and Usability

This course discusses human factors associated with designing and implementing health information systems. Concepts of usability and the effects of new technology and workflow redesign on downstream processes such as clinical decision support will be covered. This course provides an overview of the most utilized electronic health systems. System features are evaluated and compared as they would relate to practical deployments. Key factors such as cost, licensing, and staffing are also discussed.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: Department Approval

 
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13276 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-03/09/14 Online Williams M Closed

HCIS 271 - The Culture of Health Care

This course introduces students to job expectations in healthcare settings. Topics also include the organization of care inside a practice setting, privacy laws, and professional and ethical issues. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12673 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/18/14-03/25/14 Online Brooks L Closed
12674 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/18/14-03/25/14 Online Brooks L Closed

HCIS 272 - Terminology in Health Care Settings

This course introduces students to terminology and clinical procedures associated with body systems. It also covers terminology related to health information management (HIM), health information technology (HIT), and public health. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12676 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-02/10/14 Online Foley S Closed
12677 351 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Foley S Closed
12678 352 ONLNE ------- - 03/31/14-04/28/14 Online Foley S Closed

HCIS 273 - Quality Improvement

This course introduces the concepts of health information technology (HIT) and practice workflow redesign as instruments of quality improvement (QI). Students will learn methods to establish a culture that supports increased quality and safety. Approaches to assessing patient safety issues and implementing quality management and reporting through electronic systems will be discussed. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12679 350 ONLNE ------- - 04/01/14-04/29/14 Online Brooks L Closed

HCIS 274 - Healthcare Workflow Process Analysis and Redesign

This course introduces health workflow process analysis and redesign as a necessary component of complete practice automation. The topics of process validation and change management are also covered. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
12681 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/16/14-02/13/14 Online Brooks L Closed

HCIS 275 - Health Information Systems

This course addresses concepts of information systems specific to healthcare and public health applications. Students will be introduced to health information technology (HIT) standards, health-related data structures, software applications, and enterprise information architecture in healthcare and public health organizations. 2 hrs. lecture/wk.

Note: Qualified enrollment approval required. Please contact (913) 469-8500, ext. 4928 for approval. HCIS program classes are not eligible for Brown & Gold Club tuition benefits.

Credit Hours: 2

Prerequisite: Department approval

 
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12683 350 ONLNE ------- - 02/17/14-03/24/14 Online Brooks L Closed

History

HIST 140 - U.S. History to 1877

This survey course in U.S. history will emphasize developments and trends in American society from the early period of discovery and settlement through Reconstruction. Topics will include the Colonial era, the Revolutionary period, the Federalist era, the expansion of the Republic during the mid-19th century, and the Civil War and Reconstruction. The emphasis will be on analysis and interpretation of these developments. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section, see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
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11929 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Boyle S Closed
11930 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Boyle S Closed
11932 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mischka S Closed

HIST 141 - U.S. History Since 1877

This survey course will emphasize developments and trends in American society from the 1870s to the late twentieth century. Topics will include the Reconstruction era, industrialization, immigration, reform movements, World Wars I and II, social and cultural trends, and foreign policy. Emphasis will be on analysis and interpretation of these developments. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course may be offered as a Learning Communities (LCOM) section; see current credit schedule for LCOM details.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11967 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Clark V Closed
11968 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mischka S Closed
11969 352 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mischka S Closed
11970 353 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mack J Closed
11971 354 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Mack J Closed

HIST 149 - History of India

This course is a broad and thematic introduction to the history of India. The course covers Indian culture and civilizations from the ancient Indus River Valley Civilization to the present nation state of India. Multiple modes of inquiry and source materials are important for historical analysis, and this course considers literature, art, architecture and other forms of cultural aesthetics in relation to political, economic, material, and religious developments. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11974 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Boucher D Closed

HIST 167 - Introduction to History: Japan

This course will provide an introduction to Japan from the earliest period of human settlement on the Japanese archipelago to the present. In so doing, it will explore political, economic, social, cultural and religious developments. Such an exploration will be useful for the further study of East Asian and Japanese history, as well as other aspects of Japanese language and cultural study. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11978 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Boucher D Closed

HIST 200 - Eurasia: History and Cultures

This course is an interdisciplinary introduction to the rich diversity of the often marginalized civilizations and tribal peoples that inhabit the Caucasus and Central Asia. Students will examine the ethnic, social, economic, religious, artistic and geopolitical influences shared by the inhabitants of these regions. The indigenous sedentary and nomadic populations located along the Silk Road and Eurasian Steppe were repeatedly subjected to conquest by the superior military powers that competed for domination of these trade arteries. Students will trace the succession of cultural influences that swept over the areas. Students will conclude their study with an examination of the post-Soviet development of these regions, investigating how these peoples define themselves within the modern nation-state system. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
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11979 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online