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  • Management (MANAG)   1100
    Supervision

    3 credit hours

    Prepares the individual to manage front-line workers and the responsibilities, problems, challenges and opportunities facing a supervisor. Presents the range of supervisory methods from classical to behavioral.

  • Management (MANAG)   1820
    Selected Topics

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration, discussion, review and analysis of selected topics in management with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2170
    Project Management

    3 credit hours

    Overview of project management tools and methodology. Includes the strategic significance of projects, project selection, team building and decision-making, and project planning, scheduling, budgeting and resource allocation. Project implementation, control and termination are also included. Provides a foundation for those involved in using project management to decrease cycle times in e-commerce and traditional business operations. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2210
    Principles of Management

    3 credit hours

    Essential principles and concepts of management. Includes theoretical bases and practical applications of planning, controlling, organizing, and directing, human, financial, material, and informational resources. Integrates management history, decision-making models, international and diversity management with the functions of management. Covers classical and behavioral approaches to management. Completion of Business 1100 recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2215
    Leadership

    3 credit hours

    Characteristics of leaders, leadership styles and methods, power, politics and influence styles, teamwork, and leadership problem solving. Strategic leadership, international and diversity aspects of leadership and leadership development. Completion of Business 1100 or equivalent is recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2220
    Organizational Behavior

    3 credit hours

    How people behave in organizations and the forces that affect individuals within organizations. Study of the working environment, organizational communications, the organizational framework and their effects on individual behavior, including self-management, motivation, morale, job satisfaction, change, leadership and organization etiquette. Includes current and future challenges organizations face. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2230
    Purchasing

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the materials acquisition process in industry and non-profit organizations. Topics include structure, tools and techniques for purchasing agents. Prerequisite: Business 1100 (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2240
    Human Resource Management

    3 credit hours

    Attracting, selecting, training and maintaining the human assets of an organization. Includes human resource planning, job design, performance appraisal, motivations, methods of compensation, workplace policies, labor relations, and internationalization of human resource management function. Completion of Business 1100 and Management 2210 is recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Management (MANAG)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Management (MANAG)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   0480
    Blueprint Reading for Machinists

    1 credit hours

    Lines, dimensions, tolerances, notes, symbols, specifications, materials, manufacturing processes and standards. Orthographic and pictorial projections. Machine shop terminology. (1 lecture hour)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1101 (IAI IND 911)
    Industrial Design/CAD

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the use of microcomputers for design of industrial blueprints of intermediate complexity. Sketching, lettering, orthographic projections, descriptive geometry, point, line and basic geometric shapes. The use of menus, layers, fonts and weights. Basic dimensioning, tolerancing and pictorial drawings. The student is expected to draw a blueprint with simple dimensions label and notes using different layers. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1104
    Technical Mechanics

    2 credit hours

    Analysis and solution of practical problems in technical mechanics. Application of basic calculations and standards for design and maintenance of mechanical systems. (2 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1110
    Metrology

    3 credit hours

    Initial course in the science of precision measurement techniques. Basic and advanced methodology behind measurement principles and tools used in the measurement process. Emphasis on laboratory skills in dimensional measurement using micrometers, calipers and gage blocks. Basics of geometric tolerancing and data analysis. Various applications of measurement including the Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM), roundness measurement, and surface finish measurement. Additional topics include optical systems and quality control methods, as well as calibration standards. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1121 (IAI IND 912)
    Physical Metallurgy

    3 credit hours

    Functions of the metallurgical laboratory and equipment including mechanical testing, metallography, heat treatment and extractive metallurgy. Basic principles concerning materials science including atomic and crystal arrangements and their effect on mechanical properties. Simple phase equilibrium. Ferrous and nonferrous metals and alloys classification systems. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1126
    Introduction to Plastics

    3 credit hours

    The theory and use of plastics in industry. Physical, chemical and electrical properties of plastics and testing criteria are discussed. Processes such as injection molding, extrusion, blow molding, rotational molding, and thermoforming are covered. Control factors affecting the quality of parts, applications, benefits and limitations of plastics are explained. Related topics include process relationships, parameter setting techniques, rapid changeover techniques, process control and troubleshooting. (3 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1127
    Engineering Materials of Industry

    3 credit hours

    Basic principles of materials technology including the internal structures of materials, physical and mechanical properties, fusion and bonding, annealing and plastic deformation (3 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1151
    Machine Shop I

    3 credit hours

    Designed for students with little background in the use of metal-working machine tools. Basic principles and operations on the engine lathe, vertical milling machine and surface grinder. Precision measurement. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1153
    Advanced Machine Processes

    3 credit hours

    The application of skills that are commonly known in the industry as "machine shop." The development of operation skills of traditional engine lathes, vertical/horizontal mills and grinding as well as operations on similar machines. Emphasis is on those skills needed by trades persons who have achieved proficiency in the operation of machines and related tooling and equipment. Quality skills related to machining and some planning and job control skills related to machine work. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1151 or equivalent or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1160
    Technical Static & Strength of Material

    4 credit hours

    Basic analysis of external force systems acting upon bodies in equilibrium with subsequent treatment of the stresses and strains induced. Laboratory projects involve the use of nondestructive and destructive testing equipment to determine the various mechanical properties of materials and their behavior under load. Not intended for engineering students. Prerequisite: Physics 1201 or equivalent and Mathematics 1432 (or college equivalent) or qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or qualifying A.C.T. math score or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1180 (IAI IND 914)
    Quality Control

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to quality control and the development of the concept of total quality control engineering, process improvement, and quality information systems. A broad overview of total quality control and its scope throughout the business organization enables the student to analyze the various costs of quality and improve productivity. Topics will include 100 percent inspection versus statistical inspection and process control charts, as well as some of the tools of Organizational Development (OD) useful in promoting a Total Quality Control (TQC) and Total Quality Management (TQM) environment (3 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1700
    Fundmntls of Plastics & Plastic Products

    3 credit hours

    Fundamentals of plastics materials as they pertain to plastic products. Topics include comparing and contrasting elastomers and plastics, and testing methods. Data sheet analysis used to predict product characteristics. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1126 with a grade of D or better or equivalent (3 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    1  to 10 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 to 6 lecture hours, 2 to 8 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2200
    Machine Tool Technology

    4 credit hours

    A second-year apprentice course that is a continuation of the theory of process planning and process control. Emphasis is on the study of these concepts as they apply to Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), Computer Numerical Control (CNC) programming, basic fixturing, and advanced lathe and milling operations. Theory related to heat treating, machinability of materials and cutting tool materials. (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2201
    Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

    3 credit hours

    Introduces the principles of industrial drafting as specified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Topics include part dimensional control techniques, interchangeability of parts and the differences between traditional dimensioning and geometric dimensioning. Symbols and terms for dimensioning, datum and materials condition symbols are introduced. Various tolerances of form, profile orientation, run-out and location are demonstrated. Feature control frames are discussed. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1101 or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2202
    Solid Modeling and Design

    3 credit hours

    The theory and application of solid modeling techniques for product design and manufacturing. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1101 or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2203 (IAI IND 913)
    Manufacturing Processes and Design

    3 credit hours

    A survey of manufacturing methods and materials employed in cold working processes. The student will understand the various methods of product fabrication and the manufacturing processes for sound economic decision making in manufacturing and product design. Other topics include the interrelationship among materials, their selection for use in product design and processes, and conversion of these materials into finished components. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2202 or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2206
    Mechanical Computr-Aided Drafting/Design

    3 credit hours

    Computer-aided drafting/design (CADD) as drafting tool for the creation of mechanical production drawings. Solids modeling concepts and application of geometric dimensioning techniques are explained. The student is expected to finish detail and assembly drawings from a layout and demonstrate an understanding of the principles of engineering and design. Prerequisites: Manufacturing Technology 2201 or equivalent and Manufacturing Technology 2202 or equivalent and consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2207
    Tool Design

    3 credit hours

    An advanced course on the designing of manufacturing production tools, molds, dies, jigs and fixtures. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2202 or equivalent or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2208
    Mechanical Design Portfolio

    3 credit hours

    Practical overview of the design process with case materials and real-life design problems. Provides the student with an opportunity to create a design portfolio. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2207 or equivalent, or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2240
    Basic Parametric Design-Pro/E

    3 credit hours

    A basic course in creating 3-dimensional (3-D) parametric parts, 2-dimensional (2-D) drawings and 3-D assemblies. Includes multi-part models. Emphasis is on the philosophy of parametric design and constraints. Prerequisite: Experience in design and drafting (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2242
    Advanced Parametric Design-Pro/E

    3 credit hours

    Advanced course in creating multi-part parametric assemblies, exploded assemblies, parts having complex surface features, and design of sheet metal parts in both a flattened and bent state using parametric modeling software. Includes associated drawing files. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2240 with a grade of D or better or equivalent, or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2251
    Computer Numerical Control (CNC)

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to CNC machinery as it applies to the operator and programmer. Introduction to CNC programming coding, set-up, tooling, operation and troubleshooting. Basic principles and applications of numerically controlled equipment and the set- up and operation of CNC machines. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1151 or equivalent, or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2253
    Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to computer assisted part of programming (CAM) as it applies to computer numerical control (CNC). Various types of programming systems. Piece part geometry definition, computer input of this geometry, and post processing this information into CNC code. This code is then used to machine parts. Familiarity with CAM software and mathematical skills required. The student is expected to demonstrate a measurable level of skill in geometry definition of the CAM system, post processor knowledge to modify CNC code, and application of computer aided design (CAD) to generate CNC code. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2251 or equivalent (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2261
    Basic Die Making I

    4 credit hours

    Fundamental theory and study of tool and die making, including punch press sizes and feeds for dies, and their uses and relationships to each other. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2262
    Basic Die Making II

    4 credit hours

    Continuation of Basic Die Making I. Principles and processes used in sheet metal work, using stock-strip layouts, cutting and stripping pressures, and flat blank layouts. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2261 or equivalent or consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2265
    Mold Making I

    4 credit hours

    Mold construction, elastics, die casting, proper selection and heat treatment. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2267
    Mold Making II

    4 credit hours

    An advanced class in mold making. Emphasis is on the use of side cores, various methods of mold construction, fitting clearances, locking devices, and finishes required in mold cavities. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2265 or equivalent, or consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2271
    Robotic Application

    3 credit hours

    Industrial applications of robots with emphasis on set-up, programming and operations. End effect or design and production line interfacing are studied. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 1171 (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2272
    Advanced Die Making and Engineering I

    4 credit hours

    An introduction to draw dies: the theory of the drawing of metal, metal reaction, problems and solutions used, lubricants and draw die reductions along with advanced work in gages, fixtures and intricate progressive dies. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2262 or equivalent, or consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2274
    Advanced Die Making and Engineering II

    4 credit hours

    An advanced study of draw dies including types, materials used, lubricants, and the theory of draw die reductions with a continuation of advanced work in gages, fixtures and intricate progressive dies. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2272 or equivalent, and consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2276
    Advanced Mold Making and Engineering I

    4 credit hours

    Theory and process of mold cavities using electrical impulse methods, thread molding and automatic unscrewing methods. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2267 or equivalent, or consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2277
    Advanced Mold Making and Engineering II

    4 credit hours

    A continuation of Advanced Mold Making and Engineering I. Product standards for die casting and analysis of mold cavities by electrical impulse methods. Thread molding and automatic unscrewing methods, current advances in molds, molding machines, and mold-making methods. Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology 2276 or equivalent, and consent of instructor (4 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2280
    Industrial Safety

    2 credit hours

    Survey and analysis of current problems and trends in the design and supervision of industrial accident prevention programs. (2 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2281
    Cost Analysis

    2 credit hours

    Study of the economic interdependency of the design, tooling, manufacturing, inspection and testing decisions and the means of quantifying such decisions. Sources and controls of direct, indirect and fixed costs. Influences of cost-accounting practices on engineering decisions. Generating alternatives based on the principles of time and motion economics and work simplification. Cost estimation procedures and controls. (2 lecture hours)

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Manufacturing Technology (MANUF)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1100
    Consumer Marketing

    3 credit hours

    Consumer behavior and marketing principles, concepts, functions and activities involved in generating consumer satisfaction through business and marketing transactions. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1170
    Internet & Social Media Marketing

    3 credit hours

    Marketing through the use of the Internet and mobile devices. Improving marketing with websites, social media, electronic discounts, and video-sharing to satisfy customer needs. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1171
    Database Marketing

    3 credit hours

    Strategy, methods and techniques used to design, generate, compile, analyze and strategically use marketing databases. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1175
    Customer Relationship Management

    3 credit hours

    Strategy and methods used to increase customer satisfaction and to improve and maintain customer relationships. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2210
    Principles of Marketing

    3 credit hours

    Study of satisfying customer needs for goods and services. Marketing environments, marketing planning, and marketing research. Market segmentation, targeting, and positioning. Essentials of consumer behavior. Products, pricing, promotions, and distribution. Basic competitor analysis and global marketing. Completion of Business 1100 recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2215
    Domestic Distribution Channels

    3 credit hours

    Creation and maintenance of a domestic logistics system to move products from producers to consumers. Role of distribution in the marketing effort and in meeting the needs of customers. Distribution channel design, management, motivation, evaluation, price determination and conflict resolution. Domestic logistics and distribution for Internet and direct marketing. Prerequisite: Business 1100 or equivalent and Marketing 2210 or equivalent (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2220
    Principles of Selling

    3 credit hours

    Selling as a problem-solving activity, strategic development, and implementation of the sales process and its components within the context of effective communication, customer relationships, motivation and behavioral theories, determination of customer needs, and sales ethics. Completion of Business 1100 recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2230
    Principles of Retail

    3 credit hours

    Strategic approach to principles and problems of retailing. Includes market information, organization, layout, location, merchandising, buying, receiving, display, promotion, price, control systems, human resources and government regulations. Completion of Business 1100 recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2240 (IAI MC 912)
    Advertising

    3 credit hours

    Theoretical and descriptive survey of the advertising function. Explains how advertising is used, identifies specific tasks employed, and describes how advertising is integrated into the entire marketing strategy. Included are analyses of regulatory issues, creative processes and media outlets. Completion of Business 1100 and Management 2210 is recommended prior to enrollment. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2250
    Business to Business

    3 credit hours

    Application of marketing principles to the usiness/industrial/organizational market. Covers demand, marketing intelligence, and the development of strategy for products and services, supply chain management, pricing, promotion, control, customer relationship management, communication, and electronic marketing methods. Completion of Business 1100 and Marketing 2210 is recommended prior to enrollment (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2255
    International Logistics

    3 credit hours

    Planning, implementing and controlling an international system to move products from point of origin to consumers located in a different country. Covers the primary elements of international logistics including legal considerations, transportation modes and packaging for export. (3 lecture hours)

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Marketing (MARKE)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1100 (IAI MC911)
    Introduction to Mass Communication

    3 credit hours

    Overview of the mass media as a functionally-integrated system that emphasizes critical thinking about historical development, nature, functions, and storytelling responsibilities in a global environment. Mass media roles in American society and the effect on consumers through social and traditional media are included. For non-majors and majors. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1105
    News Reporting & Writing for Multimedia

    3 credit hours

    Develops basic journalistic reporting skills and storytelling techniques in a multimedia environment for citizen journalism and professional news gathering. Emphasizes live reporting to produce news stories, podcasts, video assignments and social media. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1120
    Intro to Broadcasting-Global Environment

    3 credit hours

    Introduces students to the history of broadcasting and the concept of how globalization has impacted the broadcasting industry today. Students develop projects on U.S. broadcast programming, important media figures, FCC regulations, and non-U.S. media. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1130
    Basic News Editing

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to principles and techniques of electronic editing, information management and publication design. Emphasizes editing of body copy and display type for maximum clarity and impact. Students learn and apply Associated Press standard style for mass media publication writing. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1800
    Special Project

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Special project courses cover topics not otherwise covered by general education courses and other courses in the Catalog for journalism and mass communication. These courses require direct experience and focused reflection in an in-depth study of a specific discipline topic and/or the critical analysis of contemporary issues in the discipline. They are targeted to self-selected students with an interest in the subject matter and involve active participation. The course delivery incorporates an experiential component of no less than 30 percent but not to exceed 70 percent. This experiential component may include field studies, interdisciplinary learning, and/or the practical application of discipline-related concepts, theories, principles and methods with a specific focus. All courses hold an orientation session to deliver academic and experiential information (syllabus, academic requirements, field preparation, logistics, and other appropriate requirements).

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   2100
    Social Media As News

    3 credit hours

    Uses Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Linked-in, listservs, blogs and other interactive online media to develop students as citizen journalists. Students will publish writing, video and audio for social commentary and news values on current events and seek audience interaction. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   2870
    Internship (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mass Communication (MCOMM)   2871
    Internship - Advanced (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Transfer). Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0405
    Study Skills: Math Anxiety

    1 credit hours

    Basic course designed for students who want to reduce or manage math anxiety. Students examine underlying issues that contribute to math anxiety; discuss various learning styles; assess own learning style; learn ways to accommodate an instructor's teaching style; and learn strategies and techniques to effectively cope with math anxiety. This course may be taken three times for credit. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (1 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0408
    Arithmetic Whole Numbers I

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition and subtraction of whole numbers and applications. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0409
    Arithmetic Whole Numbers II

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving multiplication and division of whole numbers and applications. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0410
    Arithmetic of Whole Numbers

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and applications of whole numbers. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0412
    Arithmetic of Fractions I

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition and subtraction of fractions and mixed numbers. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0413
    Arithmetic of Fractions II

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving multiplication and division of fractions and mixed numbers. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0415
    Arithmetic of Decimals

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of decimals. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0417
    Arithmetic of Percents

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving percents, conversions among fractions, o decimals and percents including applications. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0418
    Arithmetic of Ratio/Proportion

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving ratio and proportion. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0420
    Arithmetic: Special Topics

    0.5 credit hours

    Topics include exponents, roots, rounding and estimating. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0422
    Arithmetic of Signed Numbers

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of signed numbers, and properties of numbers. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0424
    Algebra: Solving Linear Equations

    0.5 credit hours

    Solve linear equations algebraically. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0426
    Algebra: Word Problems

    0.5 credit hours

    Word problems involving money, ratio and proportion, percent and variation. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0428
    Algebra: Exponents

    0.5 credit hours

    Algebraic expressions involving positive, negative and zero exponents. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0430
    Algebra: Factoring

    0.5 credit hours

    Factoring polynomials and its application in solving equations. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0432
    Algebra: Fractions

    0.5 credit hours

    Computation skills involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of algebraic fractions and applications of algebraic fractions. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0434
    Algebra: Graphing

    0.5 credit hours

    Graph linear and quadratic equations and linear inequalities. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0436
    Algebra: Systems of Linear Equations

    0.5 credit hours

    Solving systems of linear equations including applications by graphing, elimination and substitution. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0438
    Algebra: Radicals

    0.5 credit hours

    Simplifying algebraic expressions containing radicals by addition, subtraction, multiplication and division; radical equations; Pythagorean Theorem applications. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0440
    Algebra: Quadratic Equations

    0.5 credit hours

    Solve quadratic equations by factoring and the quadratic formula. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0451
    Essentials of Arithmetic I

    2 credit hours

    Fundamental skills in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division with respect to whole numbers, fractions, ratio and proportion, and decimals. Included are problem-solving techniques with practical application. Equivalent to the first half of Mathematics 0460. This course may be taken four times for credit. (2 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0452
    Essentials of Arithmetic II

    2 credit hours

    Principles of arithmetic, review of fractions, exponents, order of operations, percents and applications, ratio and proportion, and applications. This course may be taken four times for credit. (2 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0455
    Fundamentals of Algebra

    2 credit hours

    Covers essential fundamentals of algebra. Students begin with signed numbers, learn to solve equations and inequalities, apply properties of exponents, and perform fundamental operations with polynomials. Included are problem-solving techniques with practical application. This course may be taken four times for credit. (2 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0460
    College Arithmetic

    3 credit hours

    Principles of arithmetic. Fundamental operations with whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Percents and applications in the world of business. Rational numbers, exponents and powers. This course may be taken four times for credit. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0470
    Elementary Plane Geometry

    3 credit hours

    Points and lines in the plane, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygonal regions, circles and their relationships. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0481 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0481
    Foundations for College Mathematics I

    5 credit hours

    Topics from elementary algebra: sets of numbers, operations with real numbers, variables, integral exponents, scientific notation, simplification of algebraic expressions, solving linear equations and inequalities in one variable, graphing linear equations, writing equations of lines, solving linear inequalities in two variables, solving systems of linear equations in two or more variables, applications, problem solving, operations with polynomials, factoring polynomials, and solving equations using factoring. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0460 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0482
    Foundations for College Mathematics II

    5 credit hours

    Topics from elementary algebra and intermediate algebra: operations with algebraic fractions, solving equations with the algebraic fractions, radicals and rational exponents, complex numbers, solving quadratic equations, variation, solving equations and inequalities involving absolute value, function notation, graphing functions, inverse functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, applications and problem solving. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0481 (or college equivalent) with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   0485
    Algebra Refresher Workshop

    0.5 credit hours

    Designed as a focused review of the elementary and intermediate algebra techniques and associated problem solving skills required for a student to be successful in college level math. Students meeting mastery-level performance qualifications in the workshop can take a written departmental exit examination for potential placement. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (0.5 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1100
    Business Mathematics

    3 credit hours

    Applications of mathematics to business transactions. Analysis and solution of the business problems in profit and loss, interest, installment transactions, percent discounts, taxes and payroll. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0460 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1102
    Mathematics for Health Sciences

    3 credit hours

    Designed for health science majors. Topics include systems of measurements, use of formulas, dimensional analysis, percents, decimals, fractions, ratio and proportion, direct and inverse variation, solutions, and dosage calculations. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0481 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1104
    Mathematics for Horticulture

    3 credit hours

    Designed for horticulture majors only. Topics include fractions, decimals, percents, systems of measurement, dimensional analysis, use of formulas, ratio and proportion, linear equations, perimeter, area, volume, and surface area as related to landscape, mixtures as related to seed, fertilizer and chemicals, estimation, scale drawings, sales including discount and markup, construction as related to landscape, and estimates and bids on landscaping projects. (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1108
    Perspectives of Mathematics

    3 credit hours

    The course surveys some of the major ideas of mathematics and relationships to the arts, life sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, games, etc. Topics are selected from number systems, inductive and deductive reasoning, algebraic processes and methods, geometry, probability and statistics. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0481 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1115
    Technical Mathematics I

    3 credit hours

    For technical/occupational programs. Emphasizes problem-solving skills using elementary algebra, right angle trigonometry, and ratio and proportion. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0481 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1116
    Technical Mathematics II

    5 credit hours

    A continuation of Technical Mathematics I emphasizing problem solving-skills using trigonometry, common logarithms and natural logarithms. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1115 with a grade of C or better (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1120
    Mathematical Foundations for Diagnostic

    3 credit hours

    Designed for Diagnostic Medical Imaging Sonography (DMIS) majors only. Mathematical applications and problem solving in the field of sonography are emphasized. Topics include systems of measurement, dimensional analysis, application of formulas, probability, and statistics. Prerequisite: Mathematics 0482 (or college equivalent) with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1218 (IAI M1 904)
    General Education Mathematics

    3 credit hours

    Designed to fulfill general education requirements and not designed as a prerequisite for any other college mathematics course. Focuses on mathematical reasoning and the solving of real-life problems, rather than routine skills. Logic and set theory are studied. Two other topics from the following list are to be studied in depth: counting techniques and probability, game theory, geometry, graph theory, statistics, and mathematics of finance. The regular use of calculators and/or computers are emphasized. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0482 or college equivalent with a grade or C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1220 (IAI M1 901)
    Quantitative Literacy

    3 credit hours

    Designed to fulfill general education requirements, and not designed as a prerequisite for any other college mathematics course. Provides the basic numeracy needed by a college graduate to reason about quantities, their magnitudes, and their relationships between and among other quantities. Topics include linear systems, linear programming, analysis and interpretation of graphs, logic and reasoning, descriptive statistics, the normal distribution, statistical inference, estimation and approximation. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0482 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1321
    Math for Elementary School Teacher I

    4 credit hours

    Designed for elementary education majors. Sets, logic and mathematical reasoning, problem solving, numeration systems, and elementary number theory. Properties, algorithms and computation with the sets of whole numbers, integers, rational and real numbers. One of the requirements for receiving credit in the course is an arithmetic proficiency test that must be passed with a score of at least 80 percent correct. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 1), and Mathematics 0482 or college equivalent with a grade or C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1322 (IAI M1 903)
    Math for Elementary School Teacher II

    3 credit hours

    A continuation of Mathematics 1321. Designed for elementary education majors. Introduction to probability and statistics, measurement, geometric constructions, coordinate geometry and geometric transformations. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1321 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better and demonstrated geometry competency (level 1) (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1340
    History of Mathematics

    3 credit hours

    The historical development of mathematics and certain mathematical concepts from ancient times to the present, with emphasis given to basic and intermediate mathematics concepts. The focus of this mathematics-driven course will be on the problems mathematicians have faced, and the theory and methodology that were developed to resolve these problems. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1218 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1428
    College Algebra With Applications

    3 credit hours

    The study of algebra with emphasis on applications. This course should not be taken by students planning to enroll in calculus. Topics include, but are not limited to, matrices, functions, conic sections, polynomials, exponential and logarithmic functions, and sequences and series. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0482 or college equivalent with a grade or C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1431
    Precalculus I

    5 credit hours

    A formal study of algebra with emphasis on concepts needed for calculus. Topics include, but are not limited to, functions, conic sections, matrices and determinants, polynomial theory, rational functions, sequences and series, logarithmic and exponential functions, combinatorial mathematics, and mathematical induction. Prerequisite: Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0482 or college equivalent with a grade or C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1432
    Precalculus II/Trigonometry

    3 credit hours

    A formal study of trigonometry with emphasis on concepts needed for calculus. Topics include, but are not limited to, formal definition of trigonometric functions and circular functions, radian measure, inverse trigonometric functions, graphs of trigonometric functions and inverse trigonometric functions, trigonometric identities, trigonometric equations, DeMoivre's theorem, solution of triangles, polar coordinates and applications. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1533 (IAI M1 906)
    Finite Mathematics

    4 credit hours

    Designed primarily for students planning to major in business, or the behavioral, social or biological sciences. Topics include sets, counting techniques, probability, modeling, systems of linear equations and inequalities, matrix algebra, linear programming, Markov chains and game theory. Applications are presented from business and the above sciences. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1428 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1635 (IAI M1 902)
    Statistics

    4 credit hours

    Elementary statistics: elements of descriptive and inferential statistics. Communication with data descriptions and graphs. Probability principles and their use in developing probability distributions. Binomial, normal, student-t, chi-square and F distributions. Hypothesis testing, estimation, contingency tables, linear regression and correlation, and one-way ANOVA. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1428 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or Mathematics 1533 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected mathematics topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. May be taken three times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. The precise prerequisites will vary according to the specific mathematical selected topic. (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within Mathematics to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2115 (IAI M1 905/CS 915)
    Discrete Mathematics

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the formal study of discrete structures in mathematics. Topics include set theory, combinatorial mathematics, logic, graph theory, Boolean algebra, formal languages. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1428 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or Mathematics 1533 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2134 (IAI M1 900-B)
    Calculus for Business and Social Science

    4 credit hours

    Designed primarily for students planning to major in business, or behavioral, social or biological sciences. The basic concepts of differential and integral calculus are taught with emphasis on a wide variety of applications. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2231 (IAI M1 900-1/MTH901)
    Calculus and Analytic Geometry I

    5 credit hours

    Lines, circles, functions, limits, continuity, the derivative, rules for differentiation of algebraic, trigonometric, and the transcendental functions, related rates, mean value theorem, optimization and curve sketching, differentials, Newton's method, antiderivatives and integration, and the fundamental theorem of calculus.. Prerequisite: Mathematics 1431 or college equivalent witha grade of C or better and Mathematics 1432 or college equivalent with a grade of C or better or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or a qualifying A.C.T. math score (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2232 (IAI M1 900-2/MTH902)
    Calculus and Analytic Geometry II

    5 credit hours

    Applications of the definite integral, techniques of integration, indeterminate forms, improper integrals, sequences and series, Taylor and Maclaurin expansions, power series, conics, parametric equations, polar coordinates, introduction to vectors, and operations on vectors. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2231 with a grade of C or better (5 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2233 (IAI M1 900-3/MTH903)
    Calculus and Analytic Geometry III

    4 credit hours

    Geometry of space, cylindrical and spherical coordinate systems, vector functions with physics applications, arc length, curvature, multivariate functions, partial derivatives, multiple integrals and their applications, vector fields and their applications, line integrals and their applications, and Green's theorem in the plane. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2232 with a grade of C or better (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2235
    Additional Topics in Vector Calculus

    1 credit hours

    An extension of Calculus III, covering the curl of a vector field, surface integrals, Stoke's theorem, and the divergence theorem. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2233 with a grade of C or better (or college equivalent)(1 lecture hour)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2245 (IAI MTH 911)
    Linear Algebra

    4 credit hours

    Geometric vectors and vector spaces, matrices and linear transformations, inner product spaces, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, the determinant function, and formal methods of mathematical proof. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2232 with a grade of C or better (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2270 (IAI MTH 912)
    Differential Equations

    4 credit hours

    Equations of first order with applications, homogeneous linear equations of higher order with constant coefficients, non-homogeneous linear equations of higher order with constant coefficients, Laplace transform methods, applications of higher order differential equations, linear equations with variable coefficients, power series solutions, systems of linear equations, and numerical solutions of first order equations. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2233 with a grade of C or better (4 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2300
    Mathematical Proof

    3 credit hours

    This course serves as a transition to upper level mathematics with a focus on writing proofs. Topics include: propositional logic, predicate logic, set theory, mathematical induction, number theory, relations and functions. Prerequisite: Mathematics 2232 with a grade of C or better (3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2820
    Advanced Selected Topics I

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected mathematical topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. May be taken three times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. The precise prerequisites will vary according to the specific mathematical selected topic. (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2870
    Internship (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Mathematics (MATH)   2871
    Internship - Advanced (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Transfer). Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   1130
    Med Assistant Administrative Procedures

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the profession and responsibilities of a medical assistant with an emphasis on basic administrative procedures and basic practice finances. Prerequisite: Computer Information Systems 1110 with a grade of C or better or Computer Information Systems 1150 with a grade of C or better or Office Technology Information 1200 with a grade of C or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   1133
    Health Insurance for Medical Assistants

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to billing, coding, and health care insurance as it relates to physician offices. Prerequisite: Computer Information Systems 1110 with a grade of C or better or Computer Information Systems 1150 with a grade of C or better or Office Technology Information 1200 with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2211
    Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Care

    3 credit hours

    Legal and ethical aspects of health care with an emphasis on patient's rights, confidentiality, liability, code of ethics, documentation, consent, release of information and standard of care as they apply to medical assisting. Prerequisite: Health Sciences 1110 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2233
    Pathophysiology for Med Assisting

    3 credit hours

    Study of functional changes that accompany injuries, disorders and disease states as they relate to medical assisting. Prerequisite: Anatomy & Physiology 1500 with a grade C or better or equivalent or Anatomy & Physiology 1551 and Anatomy & Physiology 1552 with a grade of C or better or equivalent, or Anatomy & Physiology 1571 and Anatomy & Physiology 1572 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2237
    Assisting With Medical Specialties

    3 credit hours

    Clinical skills required for medical assistants in a variety of physician specialty offices including emergency settings. Prerequisite: Medical Assistant 2233 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Medical Assistant 2233 or consent of instructor. (2 lecture hours, 3 lab hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2239
    Medical Assistant Clinical Procedures

    3 credit hours

    Study of clinical procedures performed by a medical assistant with an emphasis on medical asepsis, infection control, patient education, nutrition, health promotion, and basic clinical assessment. Prerequisite: Medical Assistant 2233 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Medical Assistant 2233 or consent of instructor. (2 lecture hours, 3 lab hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2245
    Workplace Developmt for Medicl Assistant

    2 credit hours

    Development of professionalism and communication skills for medical office personnel. Building effective relationships with patients, physicians, supervisors, and co-workers with an emphasis on successfully securing and retaining employment. Prerequisite: Computer Information Systems 1110 with a grade of C or better or Computer Information Systems 1150 with a grade of C or better or Office Technology Information 1200 with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor (1 lecture, 2 lab hours)

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2250
    Medical Assistant Practicum

    3 credit hours

    Integrated clinical practice in medical assisting with a minimum of 180 clinical contact hours in a qualified medical office. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required.

  • Medical Assistant (MASST)   2253
    Certified Medical Assistant Exam Prep

    1 credit hours

    Designed to prepare the medical assistant to advance toward certification through the American Association of Medical Assisting (AAMA). Includes review of theory and skills required for medical assisting. Prerequisite: Medical Assistant 2250 or concurrent enrollment or consent of instructor. (1 lecture hour)

  • Microbiology (MICRO)   1420 (IAI L1 903L)
    Microbiology

    4 credit hours

    The study of bacteria, viruses and other microbes. Included are identification techniques, microbial genetics, immunology, growth and control, an overview of those microbes important to man, and modern molecular issues. Intended for students in health, food and environmental fields as well as biology majors. BIOLO-1151 is strongly recommended. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours, 3 lab hours)

  • Microbiology (MICRO)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within microbiology to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Microbiology (MICRO)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Microbiology (MICRO)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Microbiology (MICRO)   2870
    Internship (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1011
    Intro to Motion Pictures & Television

    3 credit hours

    Hands-on introduction to motion pictures and television, emphasizing basic pre-production, production and post-production in animation, audio, television commercials and digital film shorts. Cameras, microphones and basic non-linear editing systems are used. (1 lecture hour, 4 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1020
    Editing for Motion Pictures & Television

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to picture and sound editing for motion pictures and television. Explores editing aesthetics, theory and techniques using a non-linear editing system. Emphasis on creation and critique of pieces for in-class use. Material for editing is provided. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1022 (IAI MC 915)
    Audio for Motion Pictures and Television

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to audio production and post-production for motion pictures and television. Explores audio aesthetics, theory and techniques. Includes field and studio recording, multi-track mixing and audio editing. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1011 or consent of instructor. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1111
    Film/Video Aesthetics

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to film and video as an art form, including a study of the aesthetic and production elements of the medium. Emphasizes the use of visual and audio designs in cinematic storytelling. Screenings, lectures and production projects will be used. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1113
    Film History

    3 credit hours

    An international survey of the historical development of film, emphasizing a study of films and innovations in film production that have had significant influence on film as an art form. Screenings, lectures, discussions and production projects are used. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1120
    Cinematography

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to camera and lighting techniques used in film and video productions. Emphasizes aesthetics, light placement, exposure, equipment, movement and crew roles. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1111 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1213
    History of Television

    3 credit hours

    A survey of the historical development of television, emphasizing a study of television innovations in television broadcast production. Screenings, discussions, and production projects will be used. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1220 (IAI MC 916)
    Intro to Television Studio Production

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to multi-camera studio production and location video recording. Explores directing, techniques, operation of studio and control room, conceptualization, basic script writing, audio board operations and lighting in a studio setting. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1222
    Writing for Television

    3 credit hours

    Explores concepts and techniques relevant to screenwriting for sitcom, sketch, drama, news and corporate video production using the television medium. Utilizes screenwriting software. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1311
    Introduction to Animation

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the animated story and character creation using traditional techniques of character animation. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1313
    History of Animation

    3 credit hours

    Study the animated film from its origins through current times focusing on animation firsts, experimental animations, short subject, propaganda and features. The student explores animation as an art form and a means of self expression. (1 lecture hour, 4 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1320
    Experimental Animation

    3 credit hours

    Continued exploration of two-dimensional animation through the creation and screening of experimental animation projects. Students will be exposed to a variety of animation and story-telling techniques. Emphasis will be placed on non-traditional approaches to animation and story telling. Students will have the opportunity to develop their personal visual language through creating and screening their own experimental animations. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1324
    Motion Graphics and Special Effects I

    3 credit hours

    Explores basic and intermediate aspects of compositing, animating and creating special effects and motion graphics with compositing software. The student learns to add effects or enhance the look of existing footage or create entire animations from inception. Practical application and use of compositing software in the commercial world. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1422
    Writing & Reporting for TV News I

    3 credit hours

    Examines the fundamentals of television news style writing, including techniques for writing strong leads and conversational style scripts, as well as techniques of news gathering, reporting, and interviewing. Students face real time constraints while examining ethical issues and challenges facing today's broadcasters. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1423
    Announcing and Performing Broadcast News

    3 credit hours

    Explores the role of on-camera talent in various television formats. Focuses on speech improvement through the study and practice of voice control, proper breathing, and diction. Includes an understanding of the role of the reporter and television news anchor, as well as the role of talent in entertainment genres. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1422 or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Motion Picture/Television 1422 or consent of instructor. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1431
    Intro to Field Production & Editing

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to basic television news camera usage and editing, focusing on techniques used to gather video and sound for proper storytelling. Explores editing aesthetics, theory, and practices using a non-linear editing system. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1422 or equivalent or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1800
    Special Project

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Special project courses in the discipline cover topics not otherwise covered by general education courses and other courses in the catalog for the discipline. These courses require direct experience and focused reflection in an in-depth study of a specific topic and/or the critical analysis of contemporary issues in the discipline. They are targeted to self-selected students with an interest in the subject matter and involve active participation. The course delivery incorporates an experiential component of no less than 30% but not to exceed 70%. This experiential component may include field studies, interdisciplinary learning, and/or the practical application of the discipline concepts, theories, principles, and methods with a specific focus. All courses require an orientation session to deliver academic and experiential information (syllabus, academic requirements, field preparation, logistics, etc.) This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different titles are chosen.

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1822
    Selected Topics II

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 lecture hour, 4 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1823
    Selected Topics III

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. (2 to 8 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2022
    Screenwriting for Short Forms

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to screenwriting for motion pictures using short forms. Explores concepts and techniques relevant to screenwriting for features, shorts, television and individual scenes, including structure, characters, dialogue, action, and format. Credit cannot be given for both English 2255 and Motion Picture/Television 2022. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2031
    Pre-Production for Motion Picture & TV

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the duties of the motion picture or television producer in commercials, news, documentaries or narrative films. The pre-production process is emphasized, including the areas of problem solving, prioritization, team building, budgeting and scheduling. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1011 or consent of instructor. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2131
    Film/Video Production

    3 credit hours

    An intermediate study in film and video production, integrating basic skills in screenwriting, producing and directing with further work in cinematography, sound and editing. Includes pre-production, production and post-production on short digital film or video projects for portfolio or festival use. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1020, Motion Picture/Television 1120 and Motion Picture/Television 2022 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2133
    Directing for Film/Video

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to concepts and techniques used in directing narrative motion pictures. Emphasizes script analysis, pre-visualization, casting, working with actors and working with crew. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1020, Motion Picture/Television 1120 and Motion Picture/Television 2022 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2134
    On-Location TV Production

    3 credit hours

    Emphasizes techniques for multi-camera on-location productions. Demonstrates how to produce live event production (sports, concerts, and government meetings). Introduces television production skills, the fundamentals of advanced directing, and offers in-depth, hands-on experiences with various television equipment. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2140
    Advanced Film/Video Production

    3 credit hours

    An advanced workshop in film and video production, emphasizing further work in producing and directing. Includes pre-production and production on one longer digital film or video project for portfolio or festival use. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 2031, Motion Picture/Television 2131 and Motion Picture/Television 2133 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2231
    TV News Field Production

    3 credit hours

    The study and practice of techniques employed in shooting and editing television news. Emphasis is placed on proper field shooting techniques and news story editing. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2233
    Documentary Production

    3 credit hours

    Students are introduced to documentary filmmaking, emphasizing the technical and aesthetic aspects of documentary production. Production projects are geared toward the development of technical proficiency in small-format documentary pre-production, production and post-production. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1020 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2240
    Advanced Television Production

    3 credit hours

    An advanced production course that emphasizes producing and directing techniques for television news. This class builds television production skills, introduces the fundamentals of advanced script writing, and offers more in-depth, hands-on experiences with various television equipment. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2331
    3-D Animation I

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to three-dimensional computer animation, including creating and modifying simple models, lights and camera placement, creating materials, and rendering. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2333
    Motion Graphics and Special Effects II

    3 credit hours

    Explores intermediate and advanced aspects of compositing, animating and creating special effects and motion graphics with compositing software. The student learns to add effects or enhance the look of existing footage or create entire animations from inception. Practical application and use of compositing software in the commercial world. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1324 with a grade of C or better, or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2340
    Three-Dimensional Animation II

    3 credit hours

    Advanced concepts in three-dimensional computer animation, allowing students to complete a portfolio-level animated project. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 2331 or equivalent or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2342
    Animation Portfolio

    3 credit hours

    Capstone course of the animation program assesses student competencies through problem-solving activities of the animation industry. Students focus on skill reinforcement and portfolio development. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1311, 1324 and 2331 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or consent of instructor. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2422
    Writing and Reporting II

    3 credit hours

    Expands on the fundamentals of television news style writing. Includes learning all facets of writing a television news package and the practice of writing more complex stories, such as features, profiles, follow-up stories, and sidebars. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 1422 or equivalent or consent of instructor. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2431
    Television News Producing

    3 credit hours

    Focuses on the skills necessary to create content and produce a television news rundown: choosing newsworthy stories, allotting time, and determining transitions with organization, variety, and structure. Students will produce a live television newscast. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 2422 or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in Motion Picture/Television 2422 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2440
    Advanced On-Air Broadcasting

    3 credit hours

    Capstone production course that emphasizes creating a student produced newscast. Students practice and experience anchoring, reporting, producing, shooting, and editing regularly scheduled on-air programming. Students will have the opportunity to create a resume portfolio. Prerequisite: Motion Picture/Television 2133, Motion Picture/Television 2431 and Motion Picture/Television 2422 or consent of instructor (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2820
    Advanced Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2822
    Advanced Selected Topics II

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of instructor (1 lecture hour, 4 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2823
    Advanced Selected Topics III

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of the instructor. (6 lab hours)

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Motion Picture/Television (MPTV)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Music (MUSIC)   1100 (IAI F1 900)
    Music Appreciation

    3 credit hours

    A general introductory course designed to enhance listening enjoyment and ability. Emphasis on the elements of music, the characteristic styles of major historical periods, and the lives and works of key composers within the Western musical tradition. Course includes in-class demonstrations and attendance at outside musical events. No previous musical study required. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1101
    Music Theory I

    3 credit hours

    Introductory studies in music including fundamentals, figured bass realization, analysis of small structures and music writing. Emphasis on diatonic harmony. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in Music 1107 and Music 1171 is required or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1102
    Music Theory II

    3 credit hours

    Continued studies in music including figured bass realization, analysis of small forms and music writing. Emphasis on diatonic harmony. Prerequisite: Music 1101 with grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 1108 and Music 1172 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1104 (IAI F1 904)
    Introduction to American Music

    3 credit hours

    A survey of various American contributions to the world's musical culture, with an emphasis on understanding musical terminology and developing the ability to listen intelligently. No previous musical experience is required. Musical examples will include 19th century classical compositions and subsequent gospel, blues, jazz and popular music, presented within a general overview of American culture of the time. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1105
    Music Literature

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the characteristic styles of major historical periods and to representative composers. Provides exposure to different performing media and musical forms. Includes in-class demonstrations, extensive listening, and attendance at outside musical events. Assumes a fundamental knowledge of the elements of music. Designed to increase the understanding of music literature through emphasis on development of musical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1106
    Fundamentals of Music

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the rudiments of music theory and musical notation, including pitch, rhythm, meter, intervals, scales, chords, and musical terminology. Includes elementary ear-training and sight-singing, as well as the study of keyboard geography. No previous musical experience is required. Does not count toward the AFA degree in music. (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1107
    Aural Skills I

    1 credit hours

    The study of eartraining and sightsinging utilizing diatonic materials. Course content includes the recognition of intervals, scales and modes, as well as dictation of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic material reinforcing concepts presented in Music 1101. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in Music 1101 and Music 1171 is required or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score - Category One (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1108
    Aural Skills II

    1 credit hours

    The continued study of eartraining and sightsinging utilizing diatonic materials. Course content includes the recognition of chords and dictation of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic material reinforcing concepts presented in Music 1102. Prerequisite: Music 1107 with grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 1102 and Music 1172 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1113
    Survey of Music Business

    3 credit hours

    An overview of the business of music as practiced in the United States. Explores several facets of the music industry, including music merchandising, production, publishing, online distribution, public relations, and diverse career paths in arts management. (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1115 (IAI F1 903N)
    Introduction to World Music

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to the great variety of musical styles from around the world. Examines representative music of the non-Western world, with an emphasis on its function within the culture of which it is a part. No previous musical experience is required. Emphasizes an understanding of basic musical terminology and the development of improved listening skills. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1120
    College of Dupage Concert Choir

    1 credit hours

    The Concert Choir is a non-auditioned ensemble that sings outstanding choral works of many styles, genres and eras. Repertoire includes short and medium-length works. This course may be taken four times for credit. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1125
    College of Dupage Jazz Choir

    1 credit hours

    The Jazz Choir performs vocal jazz literature representing many styles, including swing, ballad, bebop, Latin and contemporary selections. Study includes improvisation, ensemble singing and microphone technique. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Audition required (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1130
    College of Dupage Chamber Singers

    1 credit hours

    The Chamber Singers specialize in vocal chamber music of all periods with particular emphasis on Renaissance madrigal and motets, music of the 20th century, and the music of many cultures. Contemporary music includes major composers, avant-garde music and arrangements of folk, ethnic and popular music. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Audition required (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1140
    Symphony Orchestra

    1 credit hours

    Preparation and performance of standard orchestral literature. Placement audition recommended. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Placement audition may be requested of new members. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1141
    Chamber Orchestra

    1 credit hours

    Preparation and performance of music for small orchestra. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Placement audition may be requested of new members. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1150
    Dupage Chorale

    1 credit hours

    A large community chorus that performs choral concerts, often in conjunction with a professional orchestra. Repertoire includes standard choral works by Bach, Handel, Mozart and Brahms, as well as modern masterpieces by Orff, Poulenc, Stravinsky and others. Also performs shorter choral works, sacred and secular, American and international, contemporary and historical. No audition necessary. This course may be taken four times for credit. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1170
    Class Voice

    2 credit hours

    A basic introduction to the art of singing and the techniques of voice production. Breathing, phrasing and interpretation. Participation in choral performance groups strongly recommended. (2 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1171
    Class Piano I

    1 credit hours

    Introductory piano for the music major with little or no prior keyboard study. Emphasizes development of basic keyboard skills, music reading, and conceptual understanding pertinent to early level study. Includes introduction to transposition, harmonization, sight reading, improvisation, and basic keyboard repertoire. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in Music 1101 and Music 1107 is required or consent of instructor (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1172
    Class Piano II

    1 credit hours

    Continued group piano study for the non-keyboard music major. Emphasizes major and minor scales, arpeggios, chord inversions, seventh chords, modes, and pedaling, as well as further exploration of transposition, harmonization, sight reading, improvisation, and later elementary-level repertoire. Prerequisite: Music 1171 with a grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 1102 and Music 1108 or consent of instructor (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1175
    Applied Music: Non-Major

    1 credit hours

    Private instrumental or vocal instruction to develop musical skills primarily for personal enrichment. Concurrent enrollment in one of the college's instrumental or vocal groups is recommended. This course may be taken four times for credit. (0.5 lecture hour, 1 lab hour)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1178
    Voice Performance Workshop

    1 credit hours

    A workshop for the development of the student's complete vocal performance. Class focuses on interpretation, dramatic presentation and musicianship of the singer. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Music 1170 or equivalent or Music 1175 or equivalent in voice, or Music 1185 or equivalent in voice, or consent of instructor (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1180
    Community Band

    1 credit hours

    A community band without audition, open to wind, brass and percussion players of all ages. Performances feature marches, orchestral transcriptions, popular works for band, and solos by band members. Rehearsals include concert preparation, sight reading and sectional practice in a supportive atmosphere. This course may be taken four times for credit. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1181
    Dupage Community Jazz Ensemble

    1 credit hours

    DuPage Community Jazz Ensemble is a big band with expanded traditional instrumentation that rehearses weekly and performs at least three times during the academic year. Placement audition is recommended. This course may be taken four times for credit. (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1185
    Applied Music Ii: Music Major

    2 credit hours

    Private instrumental or vocal instruction for students planning to continue music studies at a baccalaureate-granting institution. Concurrent enrollment in one of the college's instrumental or vocal groups is recommended. This course may be taken four times for credit. Faculty assessment recommended to determine if student has technical skills necessary for baccalaureate study (1 lecture, 2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1190
    Small Group Jazz Ensemble

    1 credit hours

    An ensemble designed to address the fundamental concepts of jazz performance. Includes reading a jazz lead sheet, improvising over various forms common in jazz, and constructing small-group arrangements. This course may be taken four times for credit. Placement audition recommended (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1192
    Percussion Ensemble

    1 credit hours

    A chamber ensemble that studies and performs repertoire written specifically for the percussion family as well as transcriptions adaptable to percussion. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Audition required (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1193
    Guitar Ensemble

    1 credit hours

    Guitar Ensemble is a large chamber ensemble that performs 20th century American music. This course may be taken four times for credit. (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1195
    Opera Workshop

    1 credit hours

    Study of opera and musical theatre repertoire as developed through ensemble participation. Students will develop performances of solos and ensembles from musical theatre and opera works with emphasis on text and character analysis, musical and dramatic decision-making, and presentation. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Music 1170 or equivalent or Music 1175 or equivalent in voice, or Music 1185 or equivalent in voice, or consent of instructor (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1200
    Group Piano for Non-Music Majors

    1 credit hours

    An introduction to the basics of piano playing, including keyboard skills, musical notation, aural awareness, music theory fundamentals, and elementary repertoire. Designed to accommodate students with little or no prior musical training. Does not count toward the Associate in Fine Arts degree in music. (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   1840
    Independent Study - Individualized

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2201
    Music Theory III

    3 credit hours

    Continued studies in music including figured bass realization, analysis of larger musical forms, and music writing. Emphasis on chromatic harmony. Prerequisite: Music 1102 with a grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 2207 and Music 2271 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2202
    Music Theory IV

    3 credit hours

    Continued studies in music including figured bass realization, music analysis and music writing. Emphasis on post-romantic and 20th century techniques and styles. Prerequisite: Music 2201 with a grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 2208 and Music 2272 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2207
    Aural Skills III

    1 credit hours

    Continued study of eartraining and sightsinging utilizing chromatic materials. Includes recognition of melodic and harmonic chromaticism, as well as dictation of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic material reinforcing concepts presented in Music 2201. Prerequisite: Music 1108 with a grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 2201 and Music 2271 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2208
    Aural Skills IV

    1 credit hours

    Continued study of eartraining and sightsinging. Includes the recognition of chromatic and 20th century melodic and harmonic techniques, and dictation of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic material reinforcing concepts presented in Music 2202. Prerequisite: Music 2207 with a grade of C or better or equivalent and concurrent enrollment in Music 2202 and Music 2271 or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2211
    Recording Techniques I

    3 credit hours

    An introduction to studio recording techniques. Examines the history of electro-acoustic music as well as the basics of physical acoustics. The audio production console, microphones and effect processing are examined in detail. Different methods of sound synthesis are explained with an emphasis on microcomputer applications and the MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) standard. Recommended: Music 1100 or Music 1101 with a grade of C or better or equivalent. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours, 3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2212
    Recording Techniques II

    3 credit hours

    Theory and techniques of digital recording and editing with an overview of analog tape recording. Studio construction, synchronization methods, CD production and magneto-optical media are studied. Formats of digital storage are presented with an emphasis on surround sound and high definition audio. Prerequisite: Music 2211 with a grade of C or better or equivalent. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours, 3 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2271
    Class Piano III

    1 credit hours

    Continued group piano study for the non-keyboard music major. Includes major and minor scales, major and minor triads, arpeggios, chord inversions, seventh chords, secondary chords, modulation, sonata, and variation form, as well as further exploration of transposition, harmonization, sight reading, score reading, accompaniment, ensemble pieces, and early intermediate-level repertoire. Prerequisite: Music 1172 with a grade of C or better and concurrent enrollment in Music 2201 and Music 2207 or consent of instructor (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2272
    Class Piano IV

    1 credit hours

    Continued group piano study for the non-keyboard music major. Includes major and minor scales, major and minor triads, arpeggios, chord inversions, seventh chords, secondary chords, modulation, augmented sixth chords, the Neapolitan sixth chord, modes, sonata form, variation form, and rondo form, as well as further exploration of transposition, harmonization, sight reading, score reading, accompaniment and ensemble pieces, and intermediate-level repertoire. Prerequisite: Music 2272 with a grade of C or better and concurrent enrollment in Music 2202 and Music 2208 or consent of instructor (2 lab hours) (2 lab hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2275
    Introduction to Piano Pedagogy

    2 credit hours

    A study in the art of teaching piano, with emphasis given to the teaching of beginning and elementary level students. Examines theoretical and practical concepts related to the teaching of piano. Open to those who have no previous teaching experience, as well as those who may already be teaching piano. Prerequisite: At least two years previous piano study. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2820
    Advanced Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Music (MUSIC)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Music (MUSIC)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Music (MUSIC)   2870
    Internship (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Music (MUSIC)   2871
    Internship - Advanced (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Transfer). Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

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