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English Composition IEnglishENGL_1010Students develop rhetorical knowledge; practice critical reading, thinking, and writing; and use a writing process to draft, revise, and edit texts in a variety of genres with an emphasis on thesis-driven essays. This is a Level-I English class.UndergraduateEnglish
Information Systems and LiteracyInformation TechnologyINFO_1001This course introduces students to computer technology concepts and skills needed to be successful in their academic and professional lives. Topics include hardware, desktop and cloud-based applications, computer ethics, effective research techniques, security, and the Internet. NOTE: A basic understanding of computer systems is recommended prior to taking this course. Students desiring to take a basic introductory computer course should enroll in WORK 0900 Introduction to Microcomputer Technology. For students who feel they have mastered the concepts taught in this course, an INFO 1001 competency test is available in the Testing Centers.UndergraduateInformation Technology
Human Relations SkillsHuman RelationsHMRL_1010This is an introductory course in interpersonal skills, stressing the importance of utilizing those skills in the workplace. Students are presented with opportunities to become more effective, discerning, ethical, flexible, perceptive, and understanding in both professional and personal endeavors. Special attention is given to appropriate communication skills, multinational and diversity awareness, teamwork, and job-seeking skills as applied to an increasingly customer-oriented workplace. UndergraduateHuman Relation Skills
English Composition IIEnglishENGL_1020Students continue to develop writing and critical thinking skills learned in Level-I English course by integrating outside research into their own writing. Students research, analyze, and organize primary and secondary sources of information and demonstrate their critical thinking through different types of thesis-driven writing assignments, including persuasive/argumentative.UndergraduateEnglish
Intermediate AlgebraMathematicsMATH_1310This course extends basic algebra skills and provides the background necessary for further mathematics courses. Topics include linear, quadratic, polynomial, radical, and rational equations; systems of linear equations; rational exponents and polynomial factoring; rational and radical expressions; complex numbers; and graphs of linear and quadratic functions.UndergraduateMathematics
Public SpeakingSpeechSPCH_1110This course provides both theoretical basis and practical instruction for speaking effectively in public. Topics include topic selection, audience analysis, speech preparation and organization, support of speeches with credible research, strategic and creative language use, effective listening and delivery skills, and common types of public speeches. Placement at the English 1010 level is strongly recommended for student success in this course. UndergraduateSpeech
College Reading StrategiesReading and Learning SkillsRDLS_0100This course provides reading improvement instruction for students who need to reach college-level proficiency. Students improve comprehension, vocabulary, and rate using a variety of materials and software. They learn to read college texts more effectively. The course includes a general college orientation, which includes a support system to promote success.UndergraduateReading & Learning Skills
Theatre PracticumTheatreTHEA_2920Students earn credit for practical theatre production experience in topics such as design, construction, performance, and promotion.UndergraduateTheatre
Introduction to Computer ProgrammingInformation TechnologyINFO_1003This course provides the beginning programmer with a firm foundation in concepts used in structured and object-oriented computer programming. The course emphasizes the use of mathematical problem solving and logic needed to understand a problem. Students use flowcharts, pseudo code, algorithms, and the programming language to document and demonstrate logic as a solution to a programming problem. Students use Python programming software to implement the logic as a computer program. NOTE: Students must receive a C or better in this course to enroll in a capstone course. UndergraduateInformation Technology
Fundamentals of College WritingEnglishENGL_0960Students practice writing clearly and effectively for different audiences and purposes, exploring the fundamentals of effective essay-writing processes including invention, organization, revision, and editing. UndergraduateEnglish