Online Courses – Summer 2019

There are a wide variety of online and hybrid courses available during the Summer semester – find the right course for you!

Important Dates

Tuition and Fees

The cost per credit hour for MA residents is $211.00. Non-residents $417.00. Other Fees may apply. Visit www.capecod.edu/tuition for more information

Summer Session I (May 20–July 3)

Accounting
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ACC201-89
Online
Financial Accounting 3
ACC202-89
Online
Managerial Accounting 3
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ACC201-89 Financial Accounting
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Principles of Financial Accounting is the study of the generation and interpretation of accounting information as a basis for financial statement analysis and management decision-making. Topics include: the accounting cycle, recording transactions, adjusting and closing accounts, preparing financial statements, inventory valuation, depreciation methods, acquisition and disposal of assets, receivables, liabilities, investments, and interpreting financial statements of proprietorships, partnerships and corporations. This is a transfer-level course in Financial Accounting intended for the transfer student.

Prerequisites: BUS100 or HRM140 and GIT110 and ACC111

ACC202-89 Managerial Accounting
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Students learn managerial accounting concepts applied to a variety of businesses with emphasis on job order costing, process costing, cost allocation and cost-volume profit analysis. The budgeting process is examined using master budgets and planning, flexible budgets with standard costs and variances, capital budgets and managerial decisions.

Prerequisite: ACC201 or ACC111 and ACC112

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Art
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ART134-89
Online
Art History: Renaissance to Modern 3
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ART134-89 Art History: Renaissance to Modern
Credits: 3
Instructor: Jennifer Brooke Mullins Doherty
Schedule: Online

Students explore the art of the western world from the Renaissance to the Modern eras. Illustrated lectures cover general aesthetic trends, the life and work of key artists, ideas guiding their creations, the vocabulary of art, as well as important methods, materials, and techniques the artists have employed. Significant artistic creations ranging in character from the personal, to the political, and religious are examined. Students are required to make an independent visit to a museum. Satisfies the Humanities & Fine Arts General Education requirement.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

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Astronomy
Course-Section Course Name Credits
AST101-89
Online
Fundamentals of Astronomy 4
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AST101-89 Fundamentals of Astronomy
Credits: 4
Instructor: Eric Arsznov
Schedule: Online

A one-semester science course, with laboratory, that provides an introduction to the principles and theories of contemporary astronomy within and beyond the solar system. The course traces the pathways of observation, conjecture, thought, investigation and discovery to demonstrate how scientific inquiry has enabled the human mind to attain an unprecedented insight to the nature of the universe. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035, ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

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Business
Course-Section Course Name Credits
BUS107-89
Online
Human Resource Management 3
BUS120-89
Online
Business Law I 3
ENT108-89
Online
Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
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BUS107-89 Human Resource Management
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Students learn about the principles and practices of human resource management including staffing, developing, motivating, leading and controlling the human resources of a business, government or non-profit agency.

Prerequisite: None

BUS120-89 Business Law I
Schedule: Online

This course is a comprehensive guide to the basic principles and practices of Business Law including an introduction to law and its application in the business world. The course covers business ethics; the judicial process and court systems; the constitutional grounds for business regulation; torts, personal, real, and intellectual property; contracts, sales, agency, employment law, business organizations including partnerships and corporations; and government regulation of business.

Prerequisite: None

ENT108-89 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

This course provides an overview of the entrepreneurial process of creating businesses, non-profits and other new ventures. Students learn about the roles and attributes of successful entrepreneurs while undergoing a rigorous self-assessment process. Students interview a local entrepreneur, participate in case studies related to new ventures and have the opportunity to learn directly from a variety of speakers invited to class to share their start-up experiences, including ethical dilemmas and other obstacles they will face as entrepreneurs.

Prerequisite: None

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Communication
Course-Section Course Name Credits
COM103-89
Online
Human Communication 3
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COM103-89 Human Communication
Credits: 3
Instructor: Lisa Boragine
Schedule: Online

This course fosters and improves competence in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group and public communication situations. Students demonstrate skills necessary to communicate effectively through exercises and presentations that reflect practical, real-world situations. The purpose of the course is to improve the student's skill in communication by providing relevant knowledge and opportunity to apply that knowledge.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Criminal Justice
Course-Section Course Name Credits
CRJ135-89
Online
Terrorism 3
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CRJ135-89 Terrorism
Credits: 3
Instructor: Nancy Dempsey
Schedule: Online

This course acquaints students with the concept of terrorism at both the international and domestic level, examining the history of terrorism, terrorism today, and terrorism in the future.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score or permission of instructor

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Early Childhood Education
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECE290-89
Online
Administration of Early Childhood Programs 3
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ECE290-89 Administration of Early Childhood Programs
Schedule: Online

This course is designed to guide Early Childhood professionals in establishing or reinforcing existing programs for young children, to give a working knowledge of the concepts, ideas and methods necessary to administer these programs, including Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care regulations, budgets, and other financial issues, legal issues, family communication, and staff issues (hiring, firing, supervision, turnover, training). Meets EEC requirements for Director I. Note: Students should contact the Early Childhood Education Coordinator prior to registering for this course.

Prerequisite: ECE201 or ECE202 or ECE221 or ECE230 or ECE291

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Economics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECO117-89
Online
Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECO118-89
Online
Principles of Microeconomics 3
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ECO117-89 Principles of Macroeconomics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Schedule: Online

This course is an introduction to the principles of macroeconomics including current economic problems, national income, employment, prices, monetary and fiscal policy to stabilize the economy. Emphasis is given to economic growth and the international economy.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

ECO118-89 Principles of Microeconomics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Schedule: Online

This course covers principles of microeconomics including functioning of competitive and non-competitive markets, price and wage theory, labor and agricultural economics, income distribution, and comparative economic systems.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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English
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ENL101-89
Online
English Composition I 3
ENL102-89
Online
English Composition II 3
ENL120-89
Online
Introduction to Children's Literature 3
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ENL101-89 English Composition I
Credits: 3
Instructor: Bill Berry
Schedule: Online

ENL101 is an introductory college composition course required of all AA and AS-degree students and prerequisite to all other college-level English courses. It is designed to help students develop and express ideas clearly and effectively using standard American English through frequent writing and the study of rhetorical patterns of development. Students learn to write essays using a recognized scholarly documentation style.

Prerequisite: Appropriate scores in Reading Comprehension and in Sentence Skills on Computerized Placement Test or grade of C or better in ENL020 and ENL050 or ESL201. Co-requisite: ENL108

Note: Satisfies English Composition/Writing general education requirement.

ENL102-89 English Composition II
Credits: 3
Instructor: Mary Crawley
Schedule: Online

A continuation of English Composition I, English Composition II focuses on close reading, critical thinking, independent research, and synthesis of texts so that, across the curriculum, students can develop, defend, and effectively express ideas in academic discourse.

Prerequisite: ENL101

Note: Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

ENL120-63 Introduction to Children's Literature
Credits: 3
Instructor: John French
Schedule: Online

Students survey works drawn from the rich variety of children's literature. They analyze selections from major genres, discuss historical and contemporary issues, and develop practical ways of involving children in literature.

Prerequisite: ENL101

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Environmental Technology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ENV118-89
Online
Introduction to Environmental Science 4
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ENV118-89 Introduction to Environmental Science
Credits: 4
Instructor: Catherine Etter
Schedule: Online

A study of environmental interactions and the impact of humans on the environment. The use of natural resources, including land, air, water, mineral and biological resources, is examined. Local and global examples are presented to enable students to better understand and evaluate contemporary environmental problems and the application of science to their solution. The corresponding laboratory component provides students with the practical experience of measuring, recording and interpreting environmental data. Interdisciplinary knowledge is used to understand environmental problems. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: MAT020 or MAT025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores; Co-requisite: ENL101

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

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Health Sciences
Course-Section Course Name Credits
BIT103-89
Online
Medical Terminology 3
NUR100-89
Online
Pharmacology Calculations 1
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BIT103-89 Medical Terminology
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Medical terminology is the study of the principles of medical word building to help the student develop the extensive medical vocabulary used in health care occupations. Students receive a thorough grounding in basic medical terminology through a study of root words, prefixes and suffixes. The study focuses on correct pronunciation, spelling and use of medical terms. Anatomy, physiology, and pathology of disease are discussed yet no previous knowledge of these topics is necessary.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic assessment skills

Note: Satisfies a General Education elective.

NUR100-89 Pharmacology Calculations
Credit: 1
Schedule: Online

This course examines the methods of dosage calculation required for safe administration of medications to children and adults. Interpretation of medical orders and systems of measurements are included. Introduces dimensional analysis to convert and calculate dosages of oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications.

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

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History
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HIS103-89
Online
U.S. History to 1865 3
HIS119-89
Online
World History I 3
HIS201-89
Online
History of China 3
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HIS103-89 U.S. History to 1865
Credits: 3
Instructor: Carol Bowers
Schedule: Online

This introductory survey of United States history from the European invasion of North America through the mid-19th Century period of the Civil War and Reconstruction addresses major social, cultural, political, and economic developments with emphasis on their relation to contemporary United States institutions and trends.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

HIS119-89 World History I
Credits: 3
Instructor: Kate Martin
Schedule: Online

This survey course explores the economic, political, cultural, and social developments in world history from the rise of civilization to 1500 Current Era (CE) in Asia, Africa, Europe, Oceania, the Middle East, and the Americas. The course highlights issues in geography, trade, religious and cultural movements, and social and political change that influenced the historical evolution of various world societies and their interrelationships within a global context.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

HIS201-89 History of China
Credits: 3
Instructor: Ralph Negron
Schedule: Online

The course is a historical study of China’s history and culture going back to the first Chinese dynasty through the Communist Revolution of 1949 and beyond. Students will examine the historical, economic, and social factors that developed Chinese civilization. The transformation of China from an Imperial State to a Communist Republic will be closely examined in order to gain a better appreciation of how contemporary Chinese view the world today, particularly the U.S. The course will also provide a foundation for the continued study of a broad range of Asian topics.

Prerequisites: ENL101 and a 100-level history course

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Homeland Security
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HSC104-89
Online
Cybercrime 3
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HSC104-89 Cybercrime
Credits: 3
Instructor: Andrea Lyons
Schedule: Online

This course provides students with basic information on how commonly encountered high-technology crimes are committed as well as basic investigation strategies including the collection of evidence and computer forensics focusing on the network. Crimes dealing with computers, telephones, check-reading machines, credit card machines, and other technology are discussed. Issues dealing with jurisdiction and legislation to expressly criminalize cybercrime are discussed.

Prerequisite: HSC101 or BIT187

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Mathematics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MAT150-89
Online
Elementary Statistics 3
MAT175-89
Online
College Algebra 4
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MAT150-89 Elementary Statistics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Mary Sullivan
Schedule: Online

Students are introduced to descriptive and inferential statistics focusing on conceptual understanding and statistical literacy. Topics include: techniques for organizing and presenting data, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, estimation, one- sample hypothesis tests, and correlation and regression.

Prerequisite: MAT035 or MAT045 and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning general education requirement.

MAT175-89 College Algebra
Credits: 4
Instructor: Mary Moynihan
Schedule: Online

This is an entry-level mathematics course for students interested in a STEM track. Topics include: domain and range, piecewise functions, complex numbers, quadratic inequalities, graphs of polynomial and rational functions, fundamental theorem of algebra, transformations of graphs, inverse functions, solving exponential and logarithmic equations, Gaussian elimination, and translations of conics. Critical thinking and problem solving skills are emphasized throughout the course. This course prepares students for Precalculus with Trigonometry or Applied Calculus. (5 contact hours)

Prerequisite: MAT045 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning general education requirement.

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Psychology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
PSY101-89
Online
General Psychology 3
PSY201-89
Online
Child Psychology 3
PSY233-89
Online
Developmental Psychology: Life Span 3
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PSY101-89 General Psychology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Francis Dee Burlin
Schedule: Online

Introduction to the major concepts and principles underlying human behavior and mental processes. Topics include personality theory, development, learning and thought, brain and nervous system, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, stress and physical health, abnormal psychology, psychotherapy, and social psychology.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY201-89 Child Psychology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Sergio Marini
Schedule: Online

This course focuses on important aspects of physical, cognitive, social and emotional development, occurring from the prenatal period through middle childhood. The major theories of development, research methods and the important roles of genetics and neuroscience are discussed. Emphasis is placed on the role of early experiences and biological factors in the later formation of personality, intellectual, and emotional behaviors.

Prerequisite: PSY101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY233-89 Developmental Psychology: Life Span
Credits: 3
Instructor: Candace Schulenburg
Schedule: Online

This course provides a survey of the physical, cognitive, sexual, social and moral issues relevant to human development across the life span.

Prerequisite: PSY101 and ENL101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Sociology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
SOC106-89
Online
Principles of Sociology 3
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SOC106-89 Principles of Sociology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Lee Hamilton
Schedule: Online

An introduction to basic social concepts, theoretical perspectives and research methods. Topics include societies, cultures, social organization, social inequalities, social institutions, group behavior and the impact of globalization, population growth, and new technologies upon individuals and societies.

Prerequisite: None. Co-requisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Summer Session II (July 8–August 22)

Art
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ART125-89
Online
History of Art: Stone Age to Gothic 3
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ART125-89 History of Art: Stone Age to Gothic
Credits: 3
Instructor: Marie Canaves
Schedule: Online

This course provides an interdisciplinary approach to the art of the western world from the magical creations of the Old Stone Age to the magnificent works of the Gothic era. Illustrated lectures deal with such topics as ideas guiding artistic creations, general stylistic trends, important methods, materials, and techniques used.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Business
Course-Section Course Name Credits
BUS100-89
Online
Introduction to Business 3
BUS201-89
Online
Business Finance 3
BUS214-89
Online
Management 3
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BUS100-89 Introduction to Business
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Students examine the purpose, role and responsibility of business in American society and gain a broad overview of the functions, institutions, principles and practices of business and other organizations. This course provides a basic foundation for those students who will specialize in business and an opportunity for non-business majors to learn about the business world as a major social institution.

Prerequisite: None

BUS201-89 Business Finance
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

This course provides an overview of the principles and practices of financial management. Includes the study of the procurement and effective use of funds in a business, budget preparation, alternative sources of funds, and control of working capital.

Prerequisite: ACC202 or ACC105

BUS214-89 Management
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

Provides an introduction to principles and techniques of management as they relate to business, government, and non-profit organizations. Includes the study of the functions of management: coordinating, problem-solving, decision-making, communicating, planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling.

Prerequisite: ENL101 and BUS100

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Communication
Course-Section Course Name Credits
COM103-90
Online
Human Communication 3
COM105-89
Online
Survey of Mass Communication 3
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COM103-90 Human Communication
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

This course fosters and improves competence in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group and public communication situations. Students demonstrate skills necessary to communicate effectively through exercises and presentations that reflect practical, real-world situations. The purpose of the course is to improve the student's skill in communication by providing relevant knowledge and opportunity to apply that knowledge.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

COM105-89 Survey of Mass Communication
Credits: 3
Instructor: Lisa Zinsius
Schedule: Online

This course explores the history, social impact, forms, and techniques of such media as newspapers, film, books, radio, television, and other expressions of mass culture. The aims of the course are to enable the student to better understand the new media-oriented environment in which we find ourselves and to explore various options available as a consumer of public information.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Criminal Justice
Course-Section Course Name Credits
CRJ100-89
Online
Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
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CRJ100-89 Introduction to Criminal Justice
Credits: 3
Instructor: Darren Stocker
Schedule: Online

This course is a study of the nature and history of criminal justice. Students are provided an overview of the three entities of criminal justice system: law enforcement, corrections, and the judicial system. Students examine and evaluate how each entity works separately as well as with each other. Measuring crime and analyzing the ethics of crime control allow students to determine the effectiveness of laws and policies in contemporary society.

Prerequisite: None

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Early Childhood Education
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECE110-89
Online
Child Growth and Development 3
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ECE110-89 Child Growth and Development
Credits: 3
Instructor: Sergio Marini
Schedule: Online

This course examines child development from conception to age nine by considering the complex interaction between hereditary and environmental factors. Children's physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development are discussed, as well as the implications for developmentally appropriate practice. It includes the theories of Erikson, Piaget, and Vygotsky. Students are required to observe children in a child care setting. This course is restricted to applicants for State teacher certification of infants, toddlers, and/or preschool children.

Prerequisite: None

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Earth Science
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ESC101-89
Online
Introduction to Earth Science 4
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ESC101-89 Introduction to Earth Science
Credits: 4
Instructor: Catherine Etter
Class: Online
Lab: Online

This is a one-semester, liberal arts and sciences course with a laboratory, designed to introduce the concept that planet Earth represents a dynamic, integrated system. The nature and characteristics of the atmosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere, and biosphere are considered. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035 and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

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Economics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECO117-90
Online
Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECO118-90
Online
Principles of Microeconomics 3
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ECO117-90 Principles of Macroeconomics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Schedule: Online

This course is an introduction to the principles of macroeconomics including current economic problems, national income, employment, prices, monetary and fiscal policy to stabilize the economy. Emphasis is given to economic growth and the international economy.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

ECO118-90 Principles of Microeconomics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Schedule: Online

This course covers principles of microeconomics including functioning of competitive and non-competitive markets, price and wage theory, labor and agricultural economics, income distribution, and comparative economic systems.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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English
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ENL101-90
Online
English Composition I 3
ENL102-90
Online
English Composition II 3
ENL108-89
Online
Critical Reading and Thinking 3
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ENL101-90 English Composition I
Credits: 3
Instructor: William Berry
Schedule: Online

ENL101 is an introductory college composition course required of all AA and AS-degree students and prerequisite to all other college-level English courses. It is designed to help students develop and express ideas clearly and effectively using standard American English through frequent writing and the study of rhetorical patterns of development. Students learn to write essays using a recognized scholarly documentation style.

Prerequisite: Appropriate scores in Reading Comprehension and in Sentence Skills on Computerized Placement Test or grade of C or better in ENL020 and ENL050 or ESL201. Co-requisite: ENL108

Note: Satisfies English Composition/Writing general education requirement

ENL102-90 English Composition II
Credits: 3
Instructor: Thomas Schaefer, Jr
Schedule: Online

A continuation of English Composition I, English Composition II focuses on close reading, critical thinking, independent research, and synthesis of texts so that, across the curriculum, students can develop, defend, and effectively express ideas in academic discourse.

Prerequisite: ENL101

Note: Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

ENL108-89 Critical Reading and Thinking
Credit: 3
Instructor: Rachael Bancroft
Schedule: Online

This course guides students enhance their comprehension of written, spoken, and visual information by improving their critical thinking abilities. Through practicing habits of mind to strengthen analytical and reasoning skills, students learn to form well-supported arguments, draw thoughtful conclusions, make responsible decisions, and transfer acquired skills to their academic, professional, and personal life.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities & Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Government
Course-Section Course Name Credits
GOV111-89
Online
American Government 3
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GOV111-89 American Government
Credits: 3
Instructor: Steven Moynihan
Schedule: Online

This course provides an introductory examination of the federal government. Emphasis is placed upon the political system in both principle and practice, the structure of our government, and public safety.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Health Sciences
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HEA201-89
Online
Nutrition 3
NUR100-90
Online
Pharmacology Calculations 1
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HEA201-89 Nutrition
Credits: 3
Type: Online

Principles of nutrition are discussed in detail and related to many different settings. Topics of discussion include: My Pyramid; nutritional labeling; the (6) nutrients and how each is ingested, digested, metabolized, and transported throughout the human body; nutritional counseling of many different types of patients, such as the cancer patient, geriatric patient, infant, child, and adolescent patient; and food safety. An introductory course for individuals interested in pursuing a Dietetics major.

Prerequisite: CHM109 and BIO107

NUR100-90 Pharmacology Calculations
Credit: 1
Type: Online

This course examines the methods of dosage calculation required for safe administration of medications to children and adults. Interpretation of medical orders and systems of measurements are included. Introduces dimensional analysis to convert and calculate dosages of oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications.

MAT030 or MAT035 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

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History
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HIS104-89
Online
U.S. History since 1865 3
HIS120-89
Online
World History II 3
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HIS104-89 U.S. History since 1865
Credits: 3
Instructor: Carol Bowers
Schedule: Online

This introductory survey of United States history from Reconstruction to the present addresses major social, cultural, political, and economic developments with emphasis on their relation to contemporary United States institutions and trends.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral & Social Science general education requirement.

HIS120-89 World History II
Credits: 3
Instructor: Kate Martin
Schedule: Online

This survey course explores the economic, political, cultural, and social developments in world history from 1500 Current Era (CE) to the present in Asia, Africa, Europe, Oceania, the Middle East, and the Americas. The course highlights issues of geography, trade, religious and cultural movements, and social and political change that influenced the historical evolution of various world societies and their interrelationships within a global context.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Information Technology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
GIT110-90
Online
Microcomputer Applications Software 3
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GIT110-90 Microcomputer Applications Software
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

This course focuses on the use of the microcomputer in various business settings. A lab/lecture environment is used to enable students to learn the Windows operating system and four commonly used software packages selected from applications in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentation graphics. Students are introduced to the software and then progress through various challenging assignments, including integrating applications. Basic concepts in Internet usage, including electronic mail, are an integral part of the course.

Prerequisite: (GIT101, GIT102, or 30wpm) Co-requisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a General Education elective.

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Marketing
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MKT100-89
Online
Marketing 3
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MKT100-89 Marketing
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

This course focuses on the basic principles, problems, and practices in marketing. Students learn marketing strategies, design of marketing mixes, and market planning in a changing environment.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment

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Mathematics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MAT150-90
Online
Elementary Statistics 3
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MAT150-90 Elementary Statistics
Credits: 3
Instructor: Mary Sullivan
Schedule: Online

Students are introduced to descriptive and inferential statistics focusing on conceptual understanding and statistical literacy. Topics include: techniques for organizing and presenting data, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, estimation, one- sample hypothesis tests, and correlation and regression.

Prerequisite: MAT035 or MAT045 and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning general education requirement.

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Psychology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
PSY101-90
Online
General Psychology 3
PSY207-89
Online
Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY225-89
Online
Social Psychology 3
PSY233-90
Online
Developmental Psychology: Life Span 3
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PSY101-90 General Psychology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Sergio Marini
Schedule: Online

Introduction to the major concepts and principles underlying human behavior and mental processes. Topics include personality theory, development, learning and thought, brain and nervous system, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, stress and physical health, abnormal psychology, psychotherapy, and social psychology.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY207-89 Abnormal Psychology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Frances Dee Burlin
Schedule: Online

This course includes the study of the major psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia. Analysis is made of the probable causes of these disorders with emphasis on the strengths and limitations of the commonly used therapies. Consideration is given to positive, constructive, alternative responses to the basic problems of living.

Prerequisite: PSY101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY233-90 Developmental Psychology: Life Span
Credits: 3
Instructor: Candace Schulenburg
Schedule: Online

This course provides a survey of the physical, cognitive, sexual, social and moral issues relevant to human development across the life span.

Prerequisite: PSY101 and ENL101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Sociology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
SOC106-90
Online
Principles of Sociology 3
SOC215-89
Online
Social Problems 3
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SOC106-90 Principles of Sociology
Credits: 3
Instructor: Clare Niven-Blowers
Schedule: Online

An introduction to basic social concepts, theoretical perspectives and research methods. Topics include societies, cultures, social organization, social inequalities, social institutions, group behavior and the impact of globalization, population growth, and new technologies upon individuals and societies.

Prerequisite: None. Co-requisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

SOC215-89 Social Problems
Credits: 3
Schedule: Online

A survey of the nature and range of social problems, the global and societal conditions which give rise to them, and the methods by which societies attempt to cope with them.

Prerequisite: SOC106

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Full Summer (May 20–August 22)

Mathematics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MAT035-89
Online
Algebra for Non-STEM 3
MAT195-89
Online
Precalculus with Trigonometry 4
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MAT035-89 Precalculus with Trigonometry
Credits: 3 (non-degree)
Instructor: Mary Sullivan
Schedule: Online

An algebra course designed to prepare students for college-level non-STEM math courses, address the quantitative needs of other disciplines, and develop quantitative reasoning skills for citizenship and workplace. Concepts are introduced through meaningful applications and in-class activities. Topics include proportional reasoning, scientific notation, creating and interpreting tables and graphs, solving linear and quadratic equations algebraically, solving systems of linear equations, linear and non-linear functions, and creating mathematical models of real-world problems using technology. (5 contact hours)

Prerequisite: MAT025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

MAT195-89 Algebra for Non-STEM
Credits: 4
Instructor: Tony Furtado
Schedule: Online

Targeting students in Mathematics, Engineering, and Physical Sciences, this course provides the foundation necessary for a rigorous study of calculus. It covers non-linear inequalities, functions, and graphs. The primary focus is on polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions. Applications are also discussed extensively. Additional topics may include analytic geometry with an emphasis on the conic sections, Gibbs notation vector algebra, polar coordinates, sequences, series, and mathematical induction. (5 contact hours)

Prerequisite: C- or higher in MAT175 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

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Course Types

Fully Online: 100% of the course instruction is delivered online, and students may access course content on a flexible schedule. Students may be required to take proctored exams on campus or at an approved off-campus site.

Hybrid: Course uses both classroom and online instructional modes and meets face-to-face on a regular schedule.

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  2. Review your selected course(s) for prerequisites by referring to the corresponding Course Description page(s).
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