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ALL SUMMER CLASSES ARE ONLINE:

Art 100 Z1

Course Title: Art Appreciation

Course Description: Examines the communicative and visual aspects of art, the role of the artist and the observer, and the elements and forms of art.  The materials, techniques, and organization of a work of art into various styles will be examined to develop greater visual sensitivity and understanding of art.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Susan Hoffer

Course runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Course meets a Humanities General Education Silo

$50 Distance Learning Fee.

BIO 109 HZ1

Course Title: Human Biology

Course Description: An introduction to the anatomy and physiology of the human body.  There is some basic chemistry, cell biology, and genetics; the emphasis, however, is on the structure and function of the organ systems of the human body.  Relevant issues in ecology and medicine may be introduced.  Lecture and laboratory.

NOTE: Students taking BIO109HZ1 must also enroll in the BIO109HZM1lab.

Credits: 4

Instructor: Donna Whitelaw

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo Concurrent enrollment in BIO109  HZS or HZM $50 Distance Learning Fee.

BIO 201M2

Course Title: Microbiology

 Course Description: An introduction to the world of the small, including the biology of bacteria and their role in health and disease.  Selected representatives of other groups of microbes (fungi, protozoans, viruses) are also studied.  Safe methods of study, growth, and control of growth of microorganisms are central to this course.  Lecture and laboratory. Pre-requisite – Human Biology or General Biology.

NOTE: Students taking BIO201M2 must also enroll in the BIO201N2 lab.

Credits: 4

Instructor:  Jamie Striugh

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes:Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

BIO 215A2

Course Title: Anatomy & Physiology I

 Course Description: The first half of a two semester in-depth study of the structure and functioning of the human body, including the study of basic chemistry, cells, tissues, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, and circulatory systems.  Emphasis is on normal processes of growth maintenance and repair.  Lecture and laboratory. Pre-Requisite – Human Biology.

NOTE: Students taking BIO215A2 must also enroll in the BIO215B2 lab.

Credits: 4

Instructor:  Richard L.Martin

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes:Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

BIO 215M1

Course Title: Anatomy & Physiology I

 Course Description: The first half of a two semester in-depth study of the structure and functioning of the human body, including the study of basic chemistry, cells, tissues, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, and circulatory systems.  Emphasis is on normal processes of growth maintenance and repair.  Lecture and laboratory. Pre-Requisite – Human Biology.

NOTE: Students taking BIO215M1 must also enroll in the BIO215N1 lab.

Credits: 4

Instructor:  Judy A. Small

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes:Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

BIO 216M2

Course Title: Anatomy & Physiology II

 Course Description: The second half of an in-depth study of the structure and functioning of the human body, including the study of the major organ systems, ranging from the respiratory through the reproductive systems.  Metabolism, development, and heredity are studied.  Emphasis is on homeostatic mechanisms and adaptive processes in the healthy state.  Lecture and laboratory. Pre-requisite – Human Biology or Anatomy & Physiology I.

NOTE: Students taking BIO216M2 must also enroll in the BIO216N2 lab.

Credits: 4

Instructor:  Judy A. Small

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes:Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

BIO 255 Z1

(Requires Prerequisite: BIO 101 or BIO 103 or BIO 109 or BIO 215)

Course Title: Introduction to Disease

 Course Description: This course will familiarize students with the disordered functioning of the human body due to infection disease or injury.  The course first explores general concepts of pathology including injury, inflammation, repair and diagnostic techniques.  Students will first be introduced to diseases resulting from genetic disorders, autoimmunity, pathogenic infection, and cancer.  The course also explores common diseases of specific organ systems.  Prerequisite:  BIO 100, Human Biology or BIO 101, Principles of Biology I or BIO 103, Introduction to Biological Sciences or BIO 215, Anatomy & Physiology I.

Credits: 3

Instructor:  Peter Sayles

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes:Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

CIS130 Z1

Course Title: Productivity Computing

Course Description: An exploration of personal productivity application software.  Students with moderate computer experience will utilize an integrated personal productivity package to enhance their knowledge of word processing, electronic spreadsheet, and presentation graphics functionality and techniques.  Students will also create an integrated project, work with basic manipulation of graphic images within the application programs. (Old title: Concepts of Windows Based Software)

Credits: 3

Instructor:  Shannon Warren 

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

 EAS 110 Z2

Course Title: Astronomy

Course Description: An introductory course involving geophysics, timekeeping, navigation, the moon, solar system, sun stellar astronomy, galactic astronomy, spectroscopy, radio astronomy and cosmography.

Credits: 3

Instructor:  Edward M. Coppola

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Natural Science General Education Silo $50 Distance Learning Fee

 

 ENG 101 Z1

Course Title: English Composition I

Course Description: Emphasizes writing expository prose with particular attention to types and forms of the academic essay.  An eight to ten page research paper in MLA style will be required.  All writing is to be completed in Standard Written English.  Prerequisite:  Placement exam results or successful completion of ENG100 with a C- or higher grade.

Credits: 3

Instructor:  Lisa Williams

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Basic Communication General Education Silo Pre-Requisites: C- or higher in ENG 100 or placement test $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

ENG 102 Z2

Course Title: English Composition II

Course Description: Emphasizes reading and writing expository prose with particular attention to the generation, development, and presentation of ideas.  Critical thinking skills are developed. Prerequisite: successful completion of ENG101 with a grade of C- or higher.

Credits: 3

Instructor:  Bruce D. Rowe

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Basic Communication General Education Silo Pre-Requisite: C- or higher in ENG 101 $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

ENG 135 Z1

Course Title: Fantastic Literature

Course Description: Explores the interrelationship of three popular literarcy and cinematic genres:  fantasy, horror, and science fiction.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Brandi Taylor

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Humanities General Education Silo $50 Distance Learning Fee.

HED 102 Z2

 

Course Title: Introduction to Nutrition

Course Description: This is a science -oriented, introductory nutrition course that focuses on basic principles of human nutrition.  Emphasis is placed on the nutrient requirements or healthy individuals, nutrient categories and their characteristics, physiological functions, metabolism, and food sources.  The role of nutrition in health promotion and disease prevention will be discussed in relation to personal health choices and with applications for students contemplating careers in the health professions.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Jamie Strough

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: $50 Distance Learning Fee.

HIS 104 Z2

Course Title: World History  II

Course Description: A survey and analysis of world civilizations and institutions from the Seventeenth Century to the present.  Revolution, industrialization, conflict, shifting political polarities, and the evolution of modern society will be major topics.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Thomas A. McGrath

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: $50 Distance Learning Fee.

MAT 121 Z1

(Pre-Requisite: C- or higher in MAT 100 or MAT120 or Placement test,)

Course Title: Elementary  Statistics

Course Description: This course is an introductory course in statistics that enables students to comprehend and compute the various measures of statistics.  Topics include the basic concepts of statistics, sampling, measures of central tendency, measures of variation, normal and binomial distributions, fundamentals of probability, and confidence intervals.  (Prerequisite:  Placement test result or successful completion of MAT100 or MAT 101 or MAT120 with a C- or higher grade.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Allison W. Warner

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Mathematics General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.

MAT 129 Z2 

(Pre-Requisite: Math Placement test or completion of MAT 100 with a C- or higher. )

Course Title: Intermediate Algebra

Course Description: This algebra course is designed as preparation for further work in mathematics.  Topics include the real numbers, complex numbers, rational exponents, algebraic expressions, linear equations and inequalities, graphing inequalities, polynomials, factoring, algebraic fractions and equations, radicals, quadratic equations, functions, and inverse functions. Prerequisite:  Math placement examination or successful completion of MAT 100 with a C- or higher grade.  Additionally, students who have successfully completed MAT132 or higher may not take this course.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Ed Copolla

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Mathematics General Education Silo.  $50 Distance Learning Fee 

PSY 101 Z1

Course Title: Introduction to Psychology

Course Description: An introduction to the systematic study of human behavior and experience.  Students will become acquainted with the methods and language of the discipline.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Camelia M. Sheridan

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Social Science General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

PSY 130 Z1

Course Title: Psychology of PersonalGrowth

Course Description: For students interested in relating psychology to their own and other's experience.  It covers strategies for managing behavior and enhancing personal growth.  Topics include stress management, assertiveness, problem solving, communication, self-esteem, family systems, journaling and spirituality.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Kathleen Dowd-Maloney

Course Runs: 5/26/20 thru 7/2/20

Notes: Meets a Social Science General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

PSY 202 Z2 

Credits: 3

Course Title: Developmental Psychology

Course Description: Traces human development from conception through death.  The physical, emotional, intellectual, and social growth and the development of humans through the life stages will be studied. Pre-Requisite – PSY 101.

Instructor: Camelia M. Sheridan

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Social Science General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

SOC 101 Z2 

 

Course Title: Introduction to Sociology

Course Description: The study of people as members of social groups.  Sociology is the objective study of how people interact with one another and how social institutions affect the members of a society.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Camelia M. Sheridan

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Social Science General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.

 

SOC 107 Z2 

Course Title: Sociology of Addiction

Course Description: This course examines the social dimensions of addictive behavior.  Social, historical and cultural forces that have shaped human understanding of drug and other addictive behaviors will be explored.  Social responses to these will also be an area of focus.

Credits: 3

Instructor: Kathleen Dowd-Maloney

Course Runs: 7/7/20 thru 8/13/20

Notes: Meets a Social Science General Education Silo. $50 Distance Learning Fee.