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    • ClassDescriptionCredit
      ENG 1510: College Writing and ResearchThis course emphasizes the fundamentals of effective writing in the context of the elements of rhetoric: writer, audience, and purpose. Students write narrative, informative, and persuasive compositions and a documented research paper.3
      ENG 2510: Survey of American LiteratureAn overview of non-dramatic literature of the United States, showing its development from colonial times to the present. Students also work individually and collaboratively to explore topics, works, and authors representing multi-cultural voices in the changing canon of American literature.3
      HIS 1510: Topics in World CivilizationsThis course is an introductory course on selected topics in the history of major world civilizations that have shaped the foundations of mankind; from the earliest records of humankind through approximately 1500 AD. It is designed to familiarize students with the political, social, economic, religious, and intellectual histories of the world.3
      IT 1060: Intro to Computer Applications for the OfficeA practical introduction to common computer software applications for workplace settings including programs for word processing, spreadsheets and presentation. Students learn through hands on activities and applied projects.3
      LAN 255: Spanish IThis course introduces the student to the sounds, basic vocabulary, and structures of the Spanish language through listening, speaking, reading and writing, and beginning awareness of the cultural context of the language. Communicative skills are reinforced through practice in integrated laboratory activities.4
      PSY 130: General PsychologyThis course is designed to provide a broad overview of the field of psychology.  Topics include research in psychology, the brain and nervous system, sensation and perception, memory, emotion, learning, psychological disorders and psychotherapy.  This introductory course aims to help students think deliberately and skillfully about human behavior and mental processes.3
      SOC 230: Sociology
      This is a survey course of the basic concepts in the sociological study of society, culture, the self, social organizations, the range of associational life, and social process.3
      Additional online courses offered:Intro to Public Safety, Topics in English, Digital Imaging, American Government, College Algebra, Class Voice Lessons, Music and the Arts, Intro to Philosophy, Career Exploration, Personal Physical Fitness, Foundations of Biology, and Anthropology of Global Cultures1-4
       Classes are subject to change
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      COM 1515: Intro to Public CommunicationThis course provides the student with an introduction to the theory of the communication process. Topics include analyzing a target audience, organizing material, preparing an effective method of delivery, and developing informative and persuasive speeches. Each student will deliver speeches that are videotaped and evaluated.3
      ENG 1512: Introduction to Literary AnalysisContinued instruction and practice in writing and the writing process are the focal points of this course, with emphasis on critical analysis of literary genres.3
      FAR 1560: Art AppreciationAn introductory study of art appreciation that examines significant art and artists associated with major art movements with a special emphasis on historic and contemporary art reflecting Christian beliefs. Content and knowledge emerge from the study of the elements and principles of art to acquire a vocabulary and understanding of the meaning and purpose of visual imagery and an overview of the development of art throughout history to the present.3
      HIS 2520: Topics in US HistoryThe course will examine political, social, economic, and international dimensions of the history of the United States. It aims to stimulate both an analytical and a moral understanding of critical issues from the nation’s past.3
      LAN 256: Spanish IIThis builds on the work of Spanish I as an introduction to the sounds, vocabulary, and structures of the Spanish language through listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as awareness of the cultural context of the language. Communicative skills are reinforced through practice in integrated laboratory activities.

      Prerequisite: LAN 255 or consent of the instructor

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      PED 1515: Health and Wellness for LifeThis course focuses on health in various aspects of life including physical, emotional, spiritual, vocational, social and financial health. Students will learn basic principles of health in each of these areas and be encouraged to apply these principles to their own lives.3
      Additional online courses offered:Concepts of Personal Finance, Media Foundations, Intro to Criminal Justice, Intro to Microeconomics, Topics in English, Survey of World Literature, Math Survey, Statistical Concepts, Personal Physical Fitness, International Relations & Institutions, Developmental Psychology, Nutritional Concepts, and Intro to Human Geography1-3 
       Classes are subject to change