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AR 103 Building Codes and Standards ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

The application of commercial building codes is studied referencing the Michigan Building Code by I.C.C. (International Code Council). Barrier-free and local zoning codes are reviewed. Two hours lecture.

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2373 Ray Hinkle Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Details


AR 111 Orientation to Architecture ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This introductory course to Architecture exposes students to the history of contemporary architecture, design, the profession of architecture and related fields of study.

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2021 Charlotte Pease Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details


AT 106 History of Art Since 1400 ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is a comprehensive mediated lecture/discussion of all the major
global art periods of the past from 1400 to today, including an introduction to the
arts of Asia, Africa, and Native Americas. Through the study of art, students gain
knowledge/appreciation for each culture's values, understand the influence of
those cultures and their influence on the world, and recognize development of
styles. The course thus fosters respect and curiosity for different cultures, and
encourages an attitude of life-long learning.

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2365 Martha Sieting Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails


AT 130 Two Dimensional Design I Princ ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 6

This course focuses on the study of design elements and principles of composition as applied to the two dimensional picture plane, through the use of various traditional black and white media and computer graphic software.

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2561 Katie Budden Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Details


BA 103 Intro to Business ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

Introduces business and non-business majors to the private enterprise system; the role of business in global markets; the establishing, financing, and managing of businesses; the producing and marketing of goods and services; careers in business; and the technology used to compete in business.

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1899 Mark Jasonowicz Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details
2629 Glenn Gelderloos Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details
1933 Matheta Righa Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Details


BA 125 Office Ethics and Etiquette ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

BA 125 is a study of theoretical and practical problems of moral conduct in the
field of business as it relates to the office personnel. In addition, students will
prepare employment materials and investigate the interview process. Subjects
include: office culture, confidentiality, diversity, communication etiquette, dining
etiquette, dress code, career planning and sexual harassment. This course is
required in the Office Administration program. Some sections may include a
dining experience. These experiences may or may not include time spent in the
community outside of class. Recommended Skills: Internet research skills, Word
processing skills to complete assignments, and College-level reading ability.

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2699 Not yet assigned Hybrid Course Flexible 233, Main Building Thursdays 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 24Details
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BA 130 Computer Keyboarding ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

On the computer, students develop basic touch keyboarding skills including proficiency in keyboarding alpha characters, top-row numbers, symbols, ten-key numeric pad and special function keys. Designed for business, data entry, and personal applications.
Recommended Skills: Basic knowledge and experience with computer use.

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1891 Jeffrey Spoelman Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 02/23/20184 of 25Details


BA 153 Personal Finance ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course reviews the exciting and challenging areas of personal financial planning. This class is designed for all majors. Units of study include basic concepts for economic decision making, earning power, protection of income, spending patterns, saving and investment options, housing options and expenses, stocks and bonds, borrowing and financing, financial planning techniques, wills, estate planning, trusts, and retirement income possibilities.

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1910 Glenn Gelderloos Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details
1940 Glenn Gelderloos Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details


BA 201 Business Communication ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is a survey of communication within businesses and other organizations. Students learn both theory and practical methods to plan, create, and deliver effective oral and written messages. Topics include interpersonal and group communication; cross-cultural communication; writing and editing business messages, reports, and presentations; electronic communication; and employment communications. It is recommended that students complete EN101 or BA101 or have equivalent college-level writing skills prior to enrolling in this course.

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1911 Ann Alexander Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


BA 208 Business Law II ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is an introduction to intellectual property, sales contracts, negotiable instruments, banking, secured transactions, creditor rights, bankruptcy, business organizations, securities and international law. Anyone who wants to start or work in a business (including internet-based or e-commerce), or further their legal studies in an area of their discipline, should take this course.

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1902 Garret Brand Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails


BA 209 Issues in Business Ethics ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Ethical business practices are the focus of this course. Students learn to make knowledgeable decisions when confronted with conflicts in the economical, social, environmental, technological, political, legal, financial, and voluntary areas of organizational responsibility. A practical approach to recognizing, avoiding, understanding, and resolving ethical problems confronting individuals in a business environment is discussed.

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1929 Matheta Righa Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details
2397 Matheta Righa Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 25Details


BA 247 Adv Computer Appl in Business ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

This course is designed for students to apply advanced software skills in a
Windows environment. Students will use, analyze, and synthesize data to solve
a real-world business problem by developing enhanced and integrated business
documents such as a report, spreadsheet, or presentation. Students will
complete integrated office projects.

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2714 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201817 of 25Details


BA 268 Tax Accounting ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

This is an introductory course in income taxation and tax preparation for accounting majors and other business students. Emphasis will be placed on tax issues, return preparation for individuals and ethical considerations for tax preparers. Primary focus is on the development of working familiarity with tax forms, documentation, solution of tax problems affecting individuals, and preparation for the IRS tax return preparers' exam.

Completing BA 257 is highly recommended before taking this class.

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3216 Mark Jasonowicz Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


BA 270 Marketing ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course introduces the student to the exciting world of marketing and the marketing process. The role and nature of marketing as a mechanism for creating new customers, products, and services are presented. This course will introduce important concepts in marketing and help the student see the marketing process through the eyes of the marketing professional. Students will learn how to develop winning marketing strategies and to exceed customer expectations. Students will learn to develop product, price, promotion, and distribution channel strategies. This course includes consumer buying behavior, product concepts, international and service marketing, ethics, and the future of marketing. Students without business experience should first complete BA 103.

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1908 Felix Pereiro Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
1029 Glenn Gelderloos Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details


BA 282 Organizational Behavior ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is a survey of factors affecting human behavior within organizations. Students will learn both theory and practical methods to understand, analyze, and influence individual, group, and organizational behavior. Topics include motivation, group dynamics, decision making, conflict and negotiation, leadership, power, ethics, and organizational culture.

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2398 Ann Alexander Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


BA 284 Human Resources Management ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course introduces human resources and personnel functions including
planning, employment and recruiting, compensation systems, training and
development, labor and employee relations, safety and health, benefits and
services. The responsibilities of the human resources function and the line
person's expectations and working relationship with this unit of the organization
are studied.

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1934 Matheta Righa Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details
2589 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 25Details


BA 286 Small Business Management ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course emphasizes the managerial considerations involved in establishing a small business and the challenges confronting the entrepreneur. Students will be able to identify entrepreneurial and managerial skills needed to become a successful business manager and/or business owner.

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1915 Felix Pereiro Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


BI 125 Personal Health ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is designed to expand the student's knowledge of a diversity of health topics. The principles of personal health are studied, including the physical, emotional, social, intellectual and occupational concepts that influence health and wellness. Students also examine their attitudes toward health issues and decide how they can modify their behaviors to improve their overall health status and perhaps prevent or delay certain health conditions.

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1239 Greg Forbes Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details
2920 Jolanta Lanier Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Details


CA 102 Exploration Food Service ( 1 credit )

Credits: 1
Contact Hours: 1

This course is an overview of the hospitality industry as presented through industry tours, lectures and exercises. Various career opportunities in hospitality and food service are explored and studied.

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1996 John Sebestyen Hybrid Course Flexible 102, Spectrum Theatre Wednesdays 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 02/23/201816 of 25Details
1996 John Sebestyen Hybrid Course Flexible 102, Spectrum Theatre Mondays 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 02/23/201816 of 25Details
1996 John Sebestyen Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 02/23/201816 of 25Details


CA 233 Beer, Wine, & Spirits Mgmt. ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

CA 233 is a course designed to introduce the methods for identification, management and control of those beverages containing alcohol used in the hospitality industry. It is also intended to familiarize students with those wines of Europe, the Southern Hemisphere, and the United States commonly served to the dining public. The course includes lectures on, and demonstrations of beverage service methods, spirits identification and production, legal liabilities, and controls, and tastings of actual products. Responsible alcohol service, both personal and professional, is emphasized. This course is restricted to students enrolled in Culinary Programs: CA 151 Culinary Arts, CA 155 Culinary Management, 156 Baking and Pastry, and 158 Personal Chef. Students must be 18 or older to enroll. The National Restaurant Association ServSafe Alcohol program is utilized, and students must gain their ServSafe certification (responsible alcohol training) by successfully completing the state and national certification exam with a score of 75% or better.

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3273 Holly VanRyn Hybrid Course Flexible 130 Applied Technology Center Tuesdays 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details
3273 Holly VanRyn Hybrid Course Flexible 130 Applied Technology Center Thursdays 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details
3273 Holly VanRyn Hybrid Course Flexible 130 Applied Technology Center Tuesdays 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details
3273 Holly VanRyn Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details


CD 107 Promoting Phys. & Intel. Comp. ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This course is designed for students who are working in the early childhood field
to complete the CDA formal training hours related to Competency Standard
II: Advancing Physical and Intellectual Competence. Students develop resource
collection components for their professional portfolio, write the competency
standard, and demonstrate knowledge related to the functional areas: physical,
cognitive, communication, and creative development.

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3209 Rebecca Brinks Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details


CD 109 Program Mgmt & Professionalism ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This course is designed for students who are working in the early childhood field
to complete the CDA formal training hours related to Competency Standard V
and VI, Program Management and Professionalism. Students develop resource
collection components for their professional portfolio, write the competency
standards and demonstrate knowledge related to the functional areas: program
management and professionalism.

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2858 Tricia Siegel Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 02/23/20188 of 25Details


CD 112 CDA Formal Train Hrs. Capstone ( 1 credit )

Credits: 1
Contact Hours: 1

This course is designed for students who are working in the early childhood field
to complete the CDA formal training hours related to application completion.
Students complete Competency Standard IV, write a professional philosophy
statement, assemble a professional portfolio, prepare for their CDA exam,
prepare for their CDA on-site visit with a Professional Development Specialist,
and prepare for submission of their CDA application. Students must be 18 and
have a high school diploma or GED in order to apply for the CDA credential.

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2955 Keri Davis Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 02/26/2018 - 04/26/201822 of 25Details


CD 218 Early Childhood Program Admin ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course focuses on the role and responsibilities of an early childhood program director and on the skills and knowledge necessary to be successful as a director. Topics include: teamwork, leadership, standards of quality, health and safety, relationships with families, budgeting, space, schedule and equipment, staff hiring and supervision and professionalism.

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1268 Jane Ann Benson Hybrid Course Flexible Early Childhood Learning Lab Wednesdays 06:15 PM - 09:15 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details
1268 Jane Ann Benson Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details


CD 229 Math, Science, &Techn Presch ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 5

Prerequisites: 1. Successful completion of CD 118, and CD 209 with a grade of C or better 2. Prerequisite or Co-requisite of CD 215
3. Students enrolled in CD 229 must undergo a Criminal Background Check and a Department of Human Services Central Registry Check. Being convicted of ANY FELONY, any of the listed offenses as defined by MCL 28.722 (Sex Offenders Registration Act; Act 295 of 1994), or being listed on the Michigan Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry will result in refusal of lab placement and removal from the course. Complete policy information is provided on the GRCC Website.
Methods for engaging preschoolers in math, science, technology, and integrating curriculum are taught. Best practices, culturally and developmentally appropriate assessments, materials, and activities are explored in the college classroom and then planned and implemented at the GRCC Lab Preschool. Each student is assigned a lab instructor who models, supports, and evaluates teaching and learning in the preschool classroom. Three hours lecture and two hours lab participation at the GRCC Lab Preschool are required weekly.

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2359 Rebecca Brinks Hybrid Course Flexible 122, ECLL Tuesdays 06:15 PM - 09:15 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 24Details
2359 Rebecca Brinks Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 24Details


CD 285 Assessment Tools in Child Dev ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

Prerequisites: The following course must be completed before taking this course: CD 118, CD 209 and 229 and CD 210 with a grade of C or better.
In this course students develop portfolios and discuss the challenges of their work experience. The professional portfolio includes a resume, a philosophy statement and documentation of the student's own teaching and educational experiences. The child portfolio segment includes documentation of a child's growth over the semester through photographs, anecdotal records, assessments and samples of the child's work. The student will also complete a Family Resource File.

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1260 Keri Davis Hybrid Course Flexible 122, ECLL Thursdays 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details
1260 Keri Davis Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details


CIS 100 Intro to Computer Info Systems ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course covers fundamental computing concepts that are part of the digital age including software, hardware, data, people, procedures, security and ethics. The course centers on educating today's technology consumer using themes of ethics, the Internet, and communications to demonstrate how the changing world of technology influences our lives and the decisions we make.

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2726 Kenneth Smith Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details
2469 Kenneth Smith Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20187 of 25Details


CIS 103 Intro to Windows & Microsoft O ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

In this course students learn operations and basic features of a Windows Operating System and gain a general understanding in the use of software applications. Using a version of the Windows Operating System students will learn the fundamentals of using windows, how to use the desktop, learn to utilize the control panel, and work with directories, files, and folders. The course will look at software applications in the Microsoft Office Suite which include Word, Excel, Access, and Powerpoint.

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3556 Kenneth Smith Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20188 of 25Details


CIS 106 Internet Essentials ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This web-based course is designed to provide students with the basic skills and knowledge necessary to navigate the internet. Students will create their own web page after learning about Web browsers, search engines, information resources, FTP and downloading, e-mail and communication tools, and electronic commerce. Students can work from home on their own computers (or use the Open Computer Lab at GRCC). It is recommended but not required that students take CIS 103 or BA 145 before taking this course.

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2492 Kristin Roberts Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20188 of 25Details


CIS 116 Computer Programming I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is a basic introduction to computer program writing that emphasizes the importance of design and coordinating procedures to accomplish programming objectives. Topics include definitioning variables, problem solving using if else, do while and for statements, the programming process, and program design tools. After solid preparation, students begin to write programs in a structured pattern of modules. This course prepares students to transition to high level programming languages.

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2473 Kenneth Smith Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details
2728 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201813 of 25Details


CIS 117 Java Programming I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course briefly reviews programming basics such as variables, repetition statements, decision statements, arrays and the creation of basic classes. Students will write classes that use inheritance, polymorphism, and interfaces. Students will receive a good foundation in object oriented programming concepts. This language is portable and particularly suited for applications programming.

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2476 Timothy Koets Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


CIS 120 Intro to Graphic Software/ Pho ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

A project approach gives students an understanding of illustration and photo editing for a variety of media formats. Students use professional image editing software to create and manipulate graphics for print publications and web sites. Emphasis will include hands-on experience using computers with industry standard software, Illustrator and Photoshop. This course focuses on vector drawing skills, color theory, manipulation of images and photo editing. Students will create artwork using layers, color adjustments, filters, type design and other image techniques.

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3450 Judith Bezile Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details


CIS 122 Dig. Illustration/ Illustrator ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students use digital illustration software to learn the fundamentals and incorporate drawing and design techniques to create and edit designs and illustrations for a variety of media formats including print publications and web design. Students us Adobe Illustrator software to create, edit and analyze design alternatives and learn methods to create original artwork including simple graphics and text to complex multiple layered illustrations. Many drawing techniques and explored including transforming objects, gradient colors, creating 3D images and creating special effects with masking, patterns, and filters. Students create logos, corporate identity designs, magazine ads and a marketing campaign. Students are recommended to take CIS 120 "Introduction to Graphic Software/ Photoshop/ Illustrator" prior to taking this course if they have little or no experience with Illustration software.

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2488 Judith Bezile Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201811 of 25Details


CIS 125 Visual Basic Programming ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Fundamentals of the Visual Basic computer programming language, emphasizing language elements, syntax, and problem solving algorithms. Each assignment includes a user interface with appropriate controls, and event code developed with Visual Basic.NET tools. Assignments follow educational and business themes. Visual Basic is one of the most generally used programming languages, and is widely accepted as the starting language for people interested in learning computer programming.

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2489 Kenneth Smith Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Details


CIS 127 C++ Programming I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course briefly reviews programming basics such as variables, repetition statements, decision statements, arrays and the creation of basic classes. Students will learn how to write programs that use functions to transfer data by value or by reference using pointers; implement classes that use header and implementation files; write classes that use containers and iterators. Students will receive a good foundation in object oriented programming concepts. This language is portable and particularly suited for applications programming. CIS 127 (C++) is recommended for engineering majors.

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2490 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


CIS 132 Linux I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

The UNIX/Linux operating system for computer networks is studied. Students learn to use UNIX/Linux commands to operate and navigate the network system. UNIX/Linux commands, the VI editor, and Shell programming are introduced using both a GUI and command line interface. Linux operations and administration of Linux operations and system administration is learned through a unified installation, using virtual machines. Topics include files and directory management, shell scripting, network services, installing Linux, and web services.

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3446 Katie Vandermeer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


CIS 135 Microcompuer Operating Sys ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is an introduction to the Microsoft Windows GUI and text based operating environments and includes basic and advanced operations and use of system utilities. It introduces command line structures and explores operations using the Windows graphical user interface. This course prepares the student for Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification.

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2502 Svetoslav Pavlov Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


CIS 140 Power Point ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

In this course, students learn to effectively communicate ideas and information
using Microsoft PowerPoint. Using a common design, students produce
overheads, interactive slide shows, handouts, speaker notes, and deliver
attention grabbing presentations. It is recommended, but not required, that
students take CIS 103 Introduction to Windows and Microsoft Office before
taking this course.

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2491 Kristin Roberts Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201817 of 25Details


CIS 148 HTML Essentials ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

HTML Essentials (hyper text markup language) is the study of the rules that define the layout of text within a web page. The course covers the hypertext markups defined in HTML and CSS(cascading style sheets). In a hands-on environment, students will design web pages using HTML and CSS and a text editor like Notepad. Students will publish to a web server and learn how to maintain their web site. Markup languages run on all operating systems, including Apple OS, Windows, UNIX, etc. It is recommended but not required that students take CIS 103 before taking this course.

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2495 Luann Keizer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


CIS 149 Web Design I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students learn the basics of web design, development and publishing, including
how to design and program a web page and how to set up a site and publish it to
the internet. In a hands-on environment, students design web pages using
HTML and Adobe software and are exposed to design technique principals. In
addition, students publish to a web server and analyze web site functionality.
Students should have experience with the Internet, fundamental computer
literacy and knowledge of the Windows operating prior to taking this course.

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2493 Luann Keizer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201811 of 25Details


CIS 152 Digital Imaging I/ Photoshop ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

The primary focus of this course is experimenting with techniques used for the effective manipulation and editing of digital photographs using Photoshop software. The objective is accomplished by using a variety of electronic tools to produce, enhance and correct graphic illustrations and photographs. This course includes an intermediate level of digital image manipulation of images and text including the use of masks, layers, filters, channels, color modes and color adjustments for Print and Web design. Students create individual portfolio work and apply design principles to their digital photography. Students are recommended to take CIS 120 "Introduction to Graphic Software/Photoshop and Illustration" prior to taking this course if they have little or no experience with imaging software.

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2496 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201816 of 25Details


CIS 155 Word ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course provides students with the opportunity to learn and use Microsoft
Word in a hands-on environment. Students learn how to create tables and
reports, work with templates, themes and styles, use mail merge and collaborate
with others and integrate data. It is recommended but not required, that students
take CIS 103 - Introduction to Windows and Microsoft Office or BA 145 -
Computer Applications in Business 1 before taking this course.

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2497 Kristin Roberts Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201816 of 25Details


CIS 170 Access Database I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course provides students with the opportunity to learn and use Microsoft
Access in a hands-on environment. Students learn how to build databases that
contain tables, forms, reports, and queries. A brief introduction to database
design is presented, but this course is intended to serve the needs of Access
database users, not developers (CIS 171 is for those who wish to design and
build databases). It is recommended, but not required, that students take CIS
103 - Introduction to Windows and Microsoft Office, before taking this course.

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2838 Kristin Roberts Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201811 of 25Details


CIS 171 Database Design & Development ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Database Design and Development is the study of the rules and processes used to design and build relational databases. The course covers the creation of database designs using normalization of existing data as well as the development of data models. Database designs are then used in conjunction with the Structured Query Language (SQL) to build physical databases and populate them with data. It is recommended, but not required, that students take a course in computer programming or algebra before taking this course.

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2501 Timothy Koets Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201822 of 25Details


CIS 175 Intro to Cisco Networking ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course introduces OSI and TCP/IP models, Ethernet concepts and operation, TCP and UDP protocols and ports, network design using IPv4 and IPv6 subnets, router and switch configuration, and other computer networks. Using labs designed to simulate networking situations from the real world, students will be able to build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes. This is the first is a two course Cisco Network Academy sequence designed to prepare students for the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT).

(CyberWatch common course equivalent: CW 150)

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2732 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201810 of 25Details


CIS 178 Principles of Info Security ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course offers in-depth coverage of the current risks and threats to an organization's data, combined with a structured way of addressing the safeguarding of these critical electronic assets. The course serves as a foundation for those responsible for protecting network services, devices, traffic, and data. Additionally, the course provides the broad-based knowledge necessary to prepare students for further study in other specialized security fields. It is also intended to serve the needs of individuals seeking to pass the Computing Technology Industry Association's (CompTIA) Security + certification exam.

(CyberWatch common course equivalent: CW 160)

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2586 Andrew Rozema Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
2503 Andrew Rozema Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


CIS 208 Web Animation/ Flash ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is designed to introduce computer animation concepts and techniques to students with little or no previous experience with animation software. Students work with the various tools and objects available in animation software, create and manipulate multilayered graphics, work with animation frames and tweening, write Action Script 3 to make the graphics interactive and publish graphics for use. It is recommended but not required that students take CIS 120 before taking this course and prior experience with graphics software and art courses would be helpful.

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2498 Luann Keizer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201811 of 25Details


CIS 232 Linux II ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students learn how to administer a multi-user UNIX/Linux computer system. Installing, configuring, and managing the system are incorporated into group hands-on activities. Students use the procedures to monitor and maintain the system to prevent file corruption and to enhance use of the UNIX/Linux operating system. This course provides students with conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to work with the Linux environment in a network administration environment. Topics include FTP, NFS, Samba, Apache, DNS, DHCP, NTP, RADIUS, LDAP, Squid, Sendmail, Postfix, X, SSH, VNC, SQL, and updated information on security practices and technologies. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA Linux+ Certification exam.

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2509 Katie Vandermeer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


CIS 233 Network+ ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Computer Local Area Networks (LAN) are thoroughly studied. Students learn the different topologies, terminology and theories that pertain to the field of networks. Operating systems, briefly discussed, include Linux and Windows servers. Students will study exam objectives for CompTia's Network+ exam. Hands on experience will be gained by working with networked PCs in a lab or simulation environment.

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2510 Katie Vandermeer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details


CIS 234 Microsoft Windows Server Adm I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students will learn to administer a Windows network using the latest network operating system, installing and configuring a Microsoft Windows Server. With hands-on applications, this course prepares students to take the MCSE/MCSA Certification Exam while preparing them to successfully meet the real-world challenges of a Microsoft networking professional. Extensive coverage of all exam objectives begins with an introduction to Windows Server 2012/R2 and continues with coverage of server management, configuration of storage, file and printer services, Active Directory, account management, Group Policy, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP and Hyper-V virtualization. This course prepares students for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification exam 70-410 on installing and configuring Windows server.

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2569 Katie Vandermeer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


CIS 235 Microsoft Win Server Admin II ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students will learn to administer a Windows network using the latest network operating system, administering Microsoft Windows Server. With hands-on applications, this course prepares students to take the MCSE/MCSA Certification Exam as well as to successfully meet the real-world challenges of a Microsoft networking professional. Topics include skills necessary to manage a Windows Server 2012 system with a focus on administration. Comprehensive coverage includes server deployment and maintenance, advanced file services, remote access, network access protection, Group Policy, Active Directory, and DNS. This course prepares students to take the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate/Engineer (MCSA/MCSE) Certification Exam 70-411 on administering Windows server.

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2844 Katie Vandermeer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 25Details


CIS 249 Web Design II ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course builds upon the skills learned in CIS 149, Web Design I by using a variety of authoring tools, scripts, and commands to enhance a web site. Topics include a review of design fundamentals and information architecture, the use of HTML and cascading style sheets (CSS) for layout, style template, and positioning control. Accessibility guidelines and project management techniques are reviewed. The course will use Dreamweaver and will review the applications included in the Adobe Creative Suite.

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2512 Luann Keizer Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


CIS 252 Digital Imaging II/ Photoshop ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Students explore advanced photo production techniques including: workflow automation; color manipulation with the Curves and Levels adjustments; advanced compositing, blending techniques and recognize the differences of CMYK and RGB color models. Using Photoshop software students manipulate resolution for print, web design and create a web page mock up with layer based slicing. Students learn to use Smart Objects to save time and apply non-destructive transformations and filters to photographs and text. Advanced Photoshop techniques are used to create professional images for individual portfolios.

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2734 Judith Bezile Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201818 of 25Details


CIS 274 Mobile Apps Dev & Security ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

In this class, students develop mobile applications for the Android and iPhone platforms. Students will learn how to use the Appcelerator Titanium platform, which allows them to create business mobile applications. They will consider the security environment as it applies to wireless transmission and mobile devices. This course will use a cross-platform tool to develop mobile applications and address top mobile security issues and the best methods for insuring high-level security.

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2908 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details


CIS 276 Computer Forensics ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course introduces students to the forensic investigation of computer crime. Students will study a branch of forensic science that deals with the investigation and recovery of materials found in digital devices, often due to criminal activity. In this course, students will learn the tools and methods used to conduct investigations involving digital materials. Topics include investigation tools, evidence acquisition and control, and writing investigation reports. Ultimately, students will begin the journey to becoming skilled digital forensics investigators.

(CyberWatch common course equivalent: CW 170)

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2513 Andrew Rozema Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Details


CJ 110 Intro to Criminal Justice ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Survey of agencies composing the criminal justice system: primarily the police, courts, and corrections. Introduction to philosophical and historical backgrounds; development of systems, services, and agencies; analysis of criminal justice programs.

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1972 Gary Ebels Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details
1992 Gary Ebels Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201821 of 25Details


CLS 100 Intro to Col: New Student Exp ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This course is designed to assist new students with the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be successful in college and life. Topics include learning styles, critical thinking, information management skills, GRCC history and services, study skills, values exploration, academic planning, career planning, civic engagement, and diversity. This course is required for all new students with under a 3.0 high school GPA or fewer than 12 earned college level transfer credits.

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2356 Anwar Thomas Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


DR 258 Intro to Pro Engineer/Creo ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 4

Students learn to use Pro Engineer/Creo parametric modeling software to generate 3-D models, shaded pictures, assemblies, and detail drawings. There are no pre-requisite requirements although a basic knowledge of engineering graphics is helpful.

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2030 Timothy Field Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details


EC 252 Principles of Microeconomics ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Microeconomics is the study of how individuals, firms, and governments make
choices and how these choices interact. The course begins by introducing the
assumptions and core principles of economics. This will prepare students to
build basic models of individual and firm behavior. We will analyze behavior in
perfect competitive markets as well as imperfectly competitive market structures
such as monopolies and oligopolies. We will also use economic models to study
market failures caused by externalities and public goods. Students will use the
skills learned to analyze current social issues from an economic perspective,
including the environment, education, and poverty.

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2298 Stephen Abid Hybrid Course Flexible 307, Sneden Hall Mondays 03:15 PM - 05:30 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
2298 Stephen Abid Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails


ED 200 Introduction to Education ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

ED 200 has been designed to help prospective teachers make informed decisions about careers in education. Classroom observations, interviews, personal assessments, and readings are important components of this course. Course content focuses upon the foundations of education, the practical realities of day-to-day teaching, and the sociological peripheries that hover just outside the classroom door. Topics include but are not limited to: the history and philosophy of education, learning theories, the instructional cycle, state requirements for teacher certification, as well as current issues and trends. At all junctures in the course, students will be challenged to extend classroom discussion through additional readings, collaborative projects, and written reflections.

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1270 Tricia Siegel Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 25Details


EG 201 Adv Engineering Graphics ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 4

This course expands knowledge of the concepts from EG 110. Students learn Advanced Engineering Graphics using AutoCAD and/or Solidworks. Topics include detail and assembly weldments, working drawings, sheet metal developments, piping drawings, gears and cams, and plant layout.

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2807 Michael Merchant Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20187 of 25Details


EN 101 English Composition I ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

EN 101 emphasizes critical writing, thinking, and research skills and processes designed to acquaint students with writing across contexts. In order to understand the ways audience and purpose shape their texts, students practice writing for various rhetorical situations. Coursework includes a combination of academic essays and alternative texts intended to give students practice developing their identities as writers, conducting research, and thinking about writing. The course ties together reading, writing, idea development, and critical thinking, equipping students to navigate the complex web of voices competing for attention in the twenty-first century. Students must earn a C or higher in this course before enrolling in EN 102.

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3077 Mursalata Muhammad Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
3079 Corinne Martinez Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details
3081 Holly Kaupa Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 23Details
3078 Mursalata Muhammad Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201815 of 25Details


EN 102 English Composition II ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

English 102 emphasizes critical reading and analysis to hone the writing and thinking skills begun in English 101. Students engage with the ideas of others, using research as a process of discovery to deepen and refine their own thinking. Producing a variety of texts, students learn to communicate with precise and intentional language. Coursework includes writing-based projects that incorporate rhetorical analyses, information literacy, ambitious research, and metacognition. The course empowers students to enter existing conversations in ways that are meaningful, ethical, and informed.

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3127 Nicholas Johnson Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20186 of 25Details
3128 Angela Vanarnam Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201816 of 25Details


EN 240 Consulting with Writers ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is designed for students who would like to develop their writing skills while contributing to a collaborative learning environment. As Writing Fellows consulting in the Language Arts Lab, students improve their writing skills while working with people of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, learning styles, and writing styles. The class is taught by two professors in three settings: classroom, online, and writing lab. Students work one-on-one with professors, professional tutors, and classmates. This course is recommended for Honors students and is available to any student in the Honors program or with English instructor approval.

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2171 Joan Gearns Hybrid Course Flexible 212, Cook Hall Wednesdays 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Details
2171 Kellie Roblin Hybrid Course Flexible 212, Cook Hall Wednesdays 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Details
2171 Joan Gearns Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Details
2171 Kellie Roblin Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Details


EN 249 Technical Writing ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Prerequisites: EN 100 / 101 and 102 or BA 101 and BA 102 or equivalent.
EN 249 is intended for students who wish to make a career of technical writing or to improve their writing abilities in their place of business. The course stresses writing clarity, accuracy, and comprehensiveness in the most common written forms of technical communications with appropriate visual writing style. May or may not be accepted as humanities credit by transfer institutions. forms of technical communications with appropriate visual writing style. May or may not be accepted as humanities credit by transfer institutions.

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3133 Michael Miller Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
3533 Michael Miller Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201810 of 25Details


EXS 201 Intro to Sport Management ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course provides an overview of the foundational aspects of sport management in the sports and recreation industry. Students learn about the structure and function of sports organizations (legal, ethical, sociocultural, historical, political, and psychological) and gain an understanding of the professional preparation and career opportunities.

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3056 Melanie Schiele-Gady Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 25Details


EXS 203 The Obesity Epidemic ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course will explore the obesity and overweight issues facing our nation. Topics will include causes, consequences, choices, our children, and challenges. Physical fitness and health behaviors will be introduced, as well as an opportunity to develop a personal fitness program to begin building a healthy lifestyle.

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2178 Jodi Gee Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201822 of 25Details


EXS 225 Public Health Concepts ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is an introduction to the strategies and tactics, both past and present, related to the control and eradication of infectious and chronic diseases of humans. Determinants of health will be studied, including environmental, social, behavioral, and biological. Tools and methods of disease control and health promotion will be presented, including interventions such as vaccinations, screenings, counseling and education. Environmental, occupational, legal, and policy approaches will also be studied. Potential careers in the public health sector will be investigated.

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2370 Laura Kennett Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


GE 132 Physical Geography ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 5

Climate, water resources, soils, landforms, vegetation, and wildlife, are
discussed with regard to their interrelationships as well as the ways in which
they influence people and places. Moreover, human impact on the natural
environment also is investigated. Essentially, through an exploration of physical
geography, students learn what makes the world tick.

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2816 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible 314, Sneden Hall Wednesdays 03:45 PM - 05:45 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details
2816 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details
1739 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible 314, Sneden Hall Wednesdays 11:15 AM - 01:15 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20187 of 25Details
1739 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20187 of 25Details
1738 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible 314, Sneden Hall Tuesdays 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Details
1738 Michael DeVivo Hybrid Course Flexible Hybrid - Arranged Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Details


GE 253 Geography of the US and Canada ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

The U.S. and Canada are examined within the context of its physical
environment and cultural landscape. Emphasis is placed upon immigration
and ethnicity, folk and popular culture, and human impact on the
environment.

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1741 Michael DeVivo Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


GH 110 Medical Terminology I ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This course equips members of the health care professions with a working
knowledge of medical vocabulary, emphasizing definitions, spelling, and
pronunciation as it relates to the body. This course is designed for
students desiring to be medical secretaries, radiologic technologists,
surgical technologists. This course may be helpful for other medical
positions including, but are not limited to, nursing, diagnostic imaging,
medical transcription and the insurance industry.

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2583 Matthew Mekkes Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


GH 111 Medical Terminology II ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

This course equips members of the health care professions with a working knowledge of medical vocabulary, with an emphasis in anatomy and physiology, and deals specifically with each of the body systems and the diseases significant to them.

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2579 Mary Godfrey Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20188 of 25Details


HS 249 U.S. History Through Reconstr ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course covers topics in American History from pre-contact through the era
of Reconstruction. The course is intended to be a general survey of the social,
cultural, economic, and political currents that have shaped early American
history. The course presentations pay special attention to the issues of cultural
diversity, race and race relations, the growth and development of American
History in a global context, warfare, and political evolution. This course attempts
to expose students to the agency of the common man.

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2213 Mike Light Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails


HS 250 U.S. History Reconst - Present ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course covers topics in American History from the era of Reconstruction to
the present. The course is intended to be a general survey of the social, cultural,
economic, and political currents that have shaped American history since the
Civil War. The course presentations pay special attention to the issues of cultural
diversity, race and race relations, American Imperialism, and political growth and
development and attempts to expose students to the agency of the common
man.

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2215 Mike Light Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
3093 Gary Burbridge Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails


MA 107 Intermediate Algebra ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

MA 107 is designed to increase students' understanding of algebra. Topics include linear functions and inequalities, variation, polynomials, rational expressions and equations, rational exponents and roots, radical equations, quadratic functions, exponential functions and an introduction to logarithms. Please check the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) list to see if this course fulfills the Mathematics and Natural Science requirement). Strongly recommended: Grade of C or better in MA 098 or an Elementary Algebra course.

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1596 Julie Hess Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
1602 Oscar Neal Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


MA 110 College Algebra ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

MA 110 is designed primarily for students whose program does not require any mathematics above the level of College Algebra. Topics include graphing data and data analysis; solving equations and inequalities; functions, combinations of functions, polynomial, rational, power, exponential and logarithmic functions; systems of equations, matrices, sequences and series. Some probability and counting may be included. Use of graphing calculators and current technology will be emphasized. Please check the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) list to see if this course fulfills the Mathematics and Natural Science requirement.

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1593 Paul Hess Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details
2411 Paul Hess Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201810 of 25Details


MA 215 Statistics ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

MA 215 is designed for students needing an introductory (not calculus-based) Statistics course. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, estimation, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing, regression and correlation, chi-square tests and analysis of variance. In addition, students will solve applied problems by completing required computer assignments using statistical computing software and graphing calculators. Applications apply to all fields including education, social sciences, business, engineering, medicine and the sciences. Please check the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) list to see if this course fulfills the Mathematics and Natural Science requirement).

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1634 Jennifer Borrello Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20188 of 25Details
2540 Jennifer Borrello Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201825 of 25Details


MN 213 Machinery's Handbook ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2.25

MN213 trains the industrial worker to use the Machinery's Handbook to solve shop problems through the use of algebraic formulas, geometric constructions, and data tables. Topics include shop math, material properties, machining parameters, tapers, threads, gearing, and tooling specifications.
Recommended Skills: Mathematical concepts including basic algebra and trigonometry

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2072 Thomas Boersma Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
2460 Thomas Boersma Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201811 of 25Details


MN 215 Industrial Physics ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2.25

Prerequisites: TE 103, TE 104 or equivalent -- A course in elementary physics that will cover mechanics, scientific notations, metric systems, simple machines, strength of materials, law of gases and hydraulics.

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2071 Thomas Boersma Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20188 of 25Details


PS 110 American Government ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This is an introductory course in American government and politics. Students
learn the theoretical and historical foundation of American government and the
basic structure of institutions set forth in the Constitution. Utilizing current
events, students begin to understand the relationship - and power struggle -
between the states and the federal government, interest groups and political
parties, and citizens. Students learn the impact that government has on our
every-day lives through civil liberties and civil rights issues.

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1046 Yan Bai Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details
1123 Gordan Vurusic Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
1130 Heather Richards Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
1131 Heather Richards Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
1132 Yan Bai Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201814 of 25Details


PS 202 International Relations ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is intended to introduce students to the scope, the process, and the
components of International Relations, a subfield of Political Science. It will
introduce students to a variety of theoretical approches to understanding the
themes, issues, and debates of international affairs. The basic concepts and
analytical methods will also be covered to foster critical thinking of this
competitive but interdependent world. At the same time, this course provides
students a depth of understanding of foreign policy objectives, international
actors' interactions, and trends in the international system, while helping them to
acquire skills in describing and analyzing the context of world politics, economy,
and cultures.

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3351 Gordan Vurusic Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20184 of 23Details


PY 201 General Psychology ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. This course is an introduction to the many different areas of which this discipline is comprised. These areas include: psychological theories, research methods, the relationship between brain and behavior, human development, learning, memory, cognition, group dynamics, personality theories and the identification and treatment of abnormal behavior.

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3566 Sandra Lancaster Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201816 of 25Details


PY 233 Child Psychology ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

Prerequisite: PY 201. Child Psychology is the study of human development from conception through adolescence. The cognitive, physical, and psychosocial development of children and adolescents is explored through theory and research. Students are encouraged to apply knowledge of child development to everyday life.

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2131 Mary Byerwalter Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Details


PY 281 Introduction to Statistics ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

Prerequisites: PY201 & MA 107.

Descriptive techniques in gathering data. Measures of central tendency. Measuring of dispersing with particular emphasis on the z-scores and applications to curve of probability. Tests of significance using t-test and chi-square. Sampling techniques of sample difference.

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2134 Frank Conner Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20183 of 25Details


SO 265 Crime in Society ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course is designed to acquaint students with the nature of crime in our
society and includes an overview of the basic concepts, theories and research
essentials for analysis of crime in society. Concepts of crime, law and
criminology, theories of crime causation, crime typologies, and the criminal
justice system are covered. This course provides the tools for understanding the
impact of crime and the criminal justice system on one's life from both
interpersonal and global perspectives with regard to considerations such
as race, gender, class religion, etc.

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1089 Cedric Williams Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201812 of 25Details


SO 270 Amer Families in Transition ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This is an overall view of the changing American family from a variety of
perspectives and disciplines. The course is a comprehensive view of the
changing American family and encompasses the sociological, psychological,
economical and political disciplines. Historical and contemporary subject matter
will be discussed as well as the impact that changing economic and social
conditions have had on the traditional family.

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1083 Cedric Williams Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20189 of 25Details


TE 103 Intermediate Technical Math ( 4 credits )

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: 4

This course emphasizes the contextualization and applications of mathematics specific to fields of study in manufacturing and trades. This is accomplished through use of examples and exercises explaining the use of math in disciplines such as construction, plumbing, auto mechanics, electronics, CAD/drafting, tool and die and more. Areas of study incorporate fractions, Scientific notation, percentages, ratios, proportions, direct and inverse variation, formulas and their transpositions, linear systems and equations, and quadratic equations.

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1032 Margaret Sesselmann Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


TE 104 Advanced Technical Mathematics ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

This course uses extensive applications to represent mathematical operations used in various fields including plumbing, HVAC, welding, manufacturing and design, electronics, construction, and mechanics. Examples and exercises explicitly involve applications in these areas for conversion of measurement units, significant figures, applied geometry, trigonometric functions of right and oblique triangles, charts, graphs, basic statistical calculations and formulas.

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3445 Margaret Sesselmann Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20185 of 25Details


TE 272 Industrial Safety ( 2 credits )

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: 2

Students learn accepted good practice in safety and its application to technology. Included are safety laws, personal protective equipment, tool safety; chemical, electrical, fire, materials handling, and machine safety; lifting and elevated working procedures; machine guarding, as well as current health-related concerns.

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1035 Thomas Boersma Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20182 of 25Details


TH 248 Introduction to Theater ( 3 credits )

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3

A course in theater appreciation. Students will understand theater as a reflection of the human condition as they analyze performances and study how a play moves from script to stage. Students will also learn about theater structure and the various artists and craft persons associated with this collaborative art.

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2592 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/20181 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails
2390 Not yet assigned Online Course Flexible Online Course Flexible01:00 AM - 01:00 AM 01/08/2018 - 04/26/201818 of 25Course section has a free text book optionDetails