Online Courses

Fall 2015 Online Courses

MGMT 3370 – Management and Organization Behavior
(3 credit hours)
A study of the science and art of management, with special emphasis on motivating and leading individuals in an organization.
Prerequisites: MGMT 2200 and ECON 2200

MRKT 3380 - Principles of Marketing
(3 credit hours)
This course is an introduction to the principles of marketing management and the role of marketing in a contemporary society, in business enterprises, and in a non-profit organization. Considers the planning, operation, and evaluation of marketing and promotional efforts necessary to the effective marketing of consumer and industrial offerings. During the course, the students will be tasked with the assignment of developing and presenting a marketing plan for a local business.
Prerequisites: MGMT 2200, ECON 2200, ACCT 2211

CORE 2002 – Humanities: Renaissance to the Present
(3 credit hours)
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

CORE 1140 – Computer Applications
(1 credit hour)
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

ENGL 2200 - Introduction to Literary Studies
(1 credit hour)
Required of all English majors. Introduces students to the academic discipline of English. Focuses on critical issues (past and present) involved in literary studies. This course is a prerequisite (for English majors) for any 3000-or 4000-level course. This course does not count toward a minor in English.
Prerequisites: ENGL 1101 & 1102

EXCS 2331 - Personal Health Issues
(2 credit hours)
This course allows students to explore basic health issues and principles in depth. Topics include fitness, diet and weight control, nutrition, human sexuality, stress management, death education, aging, and drug and alcohol education.

MUSI 1112 – Music Survey
(3 credit hours)
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 credit hours)
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.
Prerequisite: None

PSYC 1101 – Introduction to Psychology
(3 credit hours)
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.

PSYC 3304 - Educational Psychology
(3 credit hours)
Application of psychological principles and research to the teaching/learning process. Major topics include behavioral and cognitive approaches to learning, classroom management, and test construction and interpretation.

SOCI 1000 - Introduction to Sociology
(3 credit hours)
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.

SOCI 2250 - Introduction to Gerontology
(3 credit hours)
The course explores the sociological aspects of aging including how the elderly affect society and how society affects the elderly. We examine the interaction of the elderly with society and with many of our social institutions such as religion, healthcare, government, and the economy. We look at the issues associated with our aging population and how those issues affect people of all ages as well as examining several current controversies associated with our changing population structure. Current theories, policies, and practices in gerontology are introduced and provide exploration of the field as a possible career choice.

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