Online Courses - Fall 2013
CORE 1140 - Computer Applications (1)
Mathematical techniques and computer methods with spreadsheets are used in the development of quantitative reasoning skills. These techniques are examined in the contexts of business and economics and of sustainability through managing one's personal finances.
Prerequisite: MATH 1101 or higher
CORE 2002 - Humanities: Renaissance to the Present (3)
This course focuses on our cultural heritage with an emphasis on the impact of the Judeo-Christian tradition as it relates to all knowledge. The course balances the instructor's selected academic theme with a common set of assignments and academic skill sets. The period from 1660 to the present is covered in this course. Students confront primary and secondary source materials in order to gain a historical consciousness.
Prerequisite: ENGL 1102
EXCS 3303 - Nutrition and Human Performance (3)
This course is an introduction to nutrition concepts and current dietary trends, focusing on health promotion. Nutrients are explored with regard to sources, dietary requirements, and health implications. Also covered will be metabolism and energy balance, nutrition and physical activity, obesity, nutrition in growth and development, supplements, and the promotion of healthy eating.
MATH 1101 - College Algebra (3)
A study of sets, real numbers, operations, order, inequalities, polynomial factoring, functions, graphs, exponents, first- and second-degree equations, and systems of equations.
Prerequisite: MATH 0100 or satisfactory Mathematics placement recommendation
MUSI 1112 - Music Survey (3)
A broad survey of music aimed at developing aesthetic awareness and critical analysis of music from diverse styles and genres.
NURS 3305 - Nutrition and Health (2)
An introduction to nutrition concepts and current dietary trends, focusing on health promotion. Nutrients are explored with regard to sources, dietary requirements, and health implications.
PSYC 1101 - Introduction to Psychology (3)
A survey of major topics in psychological science, including research methods, basic neuroanatomy, learning, perception, personality and abnormal behavior.
Prerequisite to all other PSYC courses. Prerequisite: None
SOCI 1000 - Introduction to Sociology (3)
A study of the fundamental concepts and principles of the discipline, with emphasis on socialization, social institutions, social interaction, social stratification and inequality, as well as mechanisms of social control. Familiarization with the distinction between macro- and micro-level sociological processes will be emphasized.