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St. Philip’s College Schedule/Catalog 2011-2012
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  Mar 07, 2021
 
St. Philip’s College Schedule/Catalog 2011-2012 
    
St. Philip’s College Schedule/Catalog 2011-2012 [Archived Catalog]

Course Descriptions


 
  
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    PLAB 1263 - Clinical - Phlebotomy/Phlebotomist


    Prerequisites: PLAB 1223

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0302
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-8)

    CIP: 51.1009

  
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    PLTC 1206 - Plastic Quality Control


    A course in reading and interpreting blueprints for inspection purposes of plastic parts. Emphasis on geometric dimensioning and tolerancing and hands on setup using modern inspection tools and gages.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 1301 - Introduction to Plastics


    A survey course designed to introduce the student to the field of plastics. An overview of thermoplastic and thermoset materials and the major processing methods utilized by industry.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 1341 - Plastic Materials and Testing


    Properties, peculiarities, and applications of commercial polymers including identification techniques and testing methods. Experiments to determine various industrial required test results including strength, thermal, and hardness using appropriate testing equipment.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-1)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 1343 - Mold Design and Maintenance


    An introductory course in the basic design parameters of plastic injection molds including mold flow, nominal walls projection, depressions, ejector systems, runners, gates, parting lines, and general mold configurations. Emphasis on maintenance techniques on in house molds.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 1445 - Plastic Processes I


    A survey course designed to introduce the student to the field of plastics. An overview of thermoplastic and thermoset materials and the major processing methods utilized by industry.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 2331 - Troubleshooting Plastic Processes


    A course in process diagnosis and corrective action including minor repair procedures for plastics processing equipment.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    PLTC 2346 - Plastic Processes II


    A continuation of Plastic Processes I with further emphasis on injection molding techniques. Examination of thermoset molding utilizing both compression and transfer processes. A survey of vacuum forming, extrusion, and blow molding.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-3)

    CIP: 15.0607

  
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    POFI 1191 - Special Topics in Information Processing/Data Entry Technician


    Prerequisites: Varies with subject being offered

    Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

    Semester Hours: (1-1-0)

    CIP: 52.0407

  
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    POFI 2340 - Advanced Word Processing


    Prerequisites: POFI 2301 or ITSW 1301 or MOS certification

    Advanced techniques in merging, macros, graphics, and desktop publishing. Includes extensive formatting for technical documents. Emphasis on business applications.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-1)

    CIP: 52.0407

  
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    POFI 2431 - Desktop Publishing


    Prerequisites: Proficiency in word processing software

    In-depth coverage of desktop publishing terminology, text editing, and use of design principles. Emphasis on layout techniques, graphics, multiple page displays, and business applications.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-2)

    CIP: 52.0407

  
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    POFL 1245 - Legal Secretary Exam Review


    This course provides a review of the mandatory and optional topics covered in the Accredited Legal Secretary Examination administered by the National Association of Legal Secretaries.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-0)

    CIP: 22.0301

  
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    POFL 1264 - Practicum (or Field Experience) - Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-16)

    CIP: 22.0301

  
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    POFL 1305 - Legal Terminology


    Overview of the areas of law and legal professions, including spelling, pronunciation, and definition of legal terms.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 22.0301

  
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    POFL 1459 - Legal Transcription


    Prerequisites: High-level keyboarding skills

    Comprehensive legal vocabulary. Includes organizing and transcribing documents in a law office.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-2)

    CIP: 22.0301

  
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    POFL 2386 - Internship - Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    Skill development in the production of legal documents used in the legal and court systems.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-16)

    CIP: 22.0301

  
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    POFM 1264 - Practicum (or Field Experience) - Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-16)

    CIP: 51.0716

  
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    POFM 1302 - Medical Software Applications


    Prerequisites: 25 wpm keyboarding skills, HITT 1305

    Medical software applications for the management and operation of health care information systems.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 51.0716

  
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    POFM 1317 - Medical Administrative Support


    Prerequisites: HITT 1305

    Instruction in medical office procedures including appointment scheduling, medical records creation and maintenance, telephone communications, coding, billing, collecting, and third party reimbursement.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 51.0716

  
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    POFM 2333 - Medical Document Production


    Prerequisites: 25 wpm keyboarding skill, POFM 1317

    Study of advanced concepts of medical office activities, practices, and procedures. Topics include advanced medical reports, coding, billing, insurance activities, and records management.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 51.0716

  
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    POFM 2386 - Internship - Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-16)

    CIP: 51.0716

  
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    POFT 1120 - Job Search Skills


    Skills to seek and obtain employment in business and industry.

    Semester Hours: (1-1-1)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1191 - Special Topics in Business Communications


    Prerequisites: Varies with subject being offered

    Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

    Semester Hours: (1-1-0)

    CIP: 52.0501

  
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    POFT 1220 - Job Search Skills


    Skills to seek and obtain employment in business and industry.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-0)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1232 - Workplace Diversity


    Examines gender, cultural background, age, and other factors affecting coworker/client relationships. Includes behavioral expectations and standards in the business environment.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-0)

    CIP: 52.0204

  
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    POFT 1264 - Practicum (or Field Experience) - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-16)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1301 - Business English


    Introduction to a practical application of basic language usage skills with emphasis on fundamentals of writing and editing for business.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0501

  
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    POFT 1307 - Proofreading and Editing


    Prerequisites: POFT 1301 or department approval

    Instruction in proofreading and editing skills necessary to assure accuracy in business documents.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0501

  
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    POFT 1309 - Administrative Office Procedures I


    Prerequisites: Basic keyboarding skills

    Study of current office procedures, duties, and responsibilities applicable to an office environment.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1313 - Professional Workforce


    Preparation for the work force including ethics, interpersonal relations, professional attire, and career advancement.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1319 - Records and Information Management I


    Introduction to basic records information management filing systems including manual and electronic filing.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 1321 - Business Math


    Prerequisites: MATH 0300 or equivalent

    Fundamentals of business mathematics including analytical and critical thinking skills.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0408

  
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    POFT 1329 - Beginning Keyboarding


    Skill development keyboarding techniques. Emphasis on development of acceptable speed and accuracy levels and formatting basic documents.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-1)

    CIP: 52.0408

  
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    POFT 1349 - Administrative Office Procedures II


    Prerequisites: POFT 1309 or equivalent competencies

    In depth coverage of office applications with special emphasis on decision making, goal setting, management theories, and critical thinking.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-3)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 2203 - Speed and Accuracy Building


    Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or POFT 1329 or ability to type by touch at least 25 words per minute

    Review, correct, improve, and/or perfect touch keyboarding techniques for the purpose of increasing speed and improving accuracy.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 52.0408

  
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    POFT 2301 - Intermediate Keyboarding


    Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or POFT 1329 or 25 words per minute keyboarding skill

    A continuation of keyboarding skills in document formatting, emphasizing speed, and accuracy. Emphasis on proofreading, editing, and following instructions, and keying documents from various copy.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-1)

    CIP: 52.0408

  
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    POFT 2312 - Business Correspondence and Communication


    Prerequisites: POFT 1307 or POFT 1301 or department approval

    Development of writing and presentation skills to produce effective business communications.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 52.0501

  
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    POFT 2386 - Internship - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General


    Prerequisites: POFT 1220 and department approval

    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-16)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 2421 - Machine Transcription


    Prerequisites: POFI 2301 or POFT 2301 or 5-minute straight copy skill of 40 words per minute or POFT 1307 or POFT 1301 or department approval

    Production of mailable documents using transcription techniques.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-2)

    CIP: 52.0401

  
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    POFT 2433 - Advanced Keyboarding


    Prerequisites: POFT 2301

    A continuation of keyboarding skills in advanced document formatting emphasizing speed, accuracy, and decision-making.

    Semester Hours: (4-2-4)

    CIP: 52.0408

  
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    POFT 2471 - Certified Professional Secretary


    The Certified Administrative Professional program is intended to take the information learned in the fields of study covered by the Certified Professional Secretary program and apply them to work situations in various businesses. It is an application study, showing students how to apply the theoretical knowledge. Two goals: (1) enable the student to practice applying theories, procedures, and plans and (2) enable the student to pass the Certified Administrative Professional examination.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

  
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    PSTR 1206 - Cake Decorating I


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Introduction to skills, concepts and techniques of cake decorating. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (2-1-3)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 1212 - Laminated Doughs, Pate a Choux, Donuts


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Focus on preparation of laminated dough to include puff pastry, croissant, and Danish and a variety of pate a choux (eclair paste) products and donuts. Fillings and finishing techniques included. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (2-1-3)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 1301 - Fundamentals of Baking


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Fundamentals of baking including dough, quick breads, pies, cakes, cookies, tarts, and doughnuts. Instruction in flours, fillings, and ingredients. Topics include baking terminology, tool and equipment use, formula conversions, functions of ingredients, and the evaluation of baked products. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-4)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 1305 - Breads and Rolls


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ O3O1
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Concentration on fundamentals of chemically and yeast raised breads and rolls. Instruction on commercial preparation of a wide variety of products. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-4)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 1310 - Pies, Tarts, Teacakes and Cookies


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Focus on preparation of American and European style pie and tart fillings and dough, cookies, teacakes, custard and batters. Instruction in finishing and presentation techniques.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 12.0503

  
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    PSTR 1312 - Laminated Dough, Pate a Choux, and Donuts


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Focus on preparation of laminated dough to include puff pastry, croissant, and Danish and a variety of pate a choux (éclair paste) products and donuts. Fillings and finishing techniques included. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 12.0503

  
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    PSTR 1340 - Plated Desserts


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Preparation and service of hot and cold desserts with a focus on individual desserts, a la minute preparations, and numerous components within one preparation. Emphasis on station organization, timing, and service coordination for restaurant dessert production. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 2207 - Cake Decorating II


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1206 with a grade of “B” or better. CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0300
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    A course in decoration of specialized and seasonal products. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (2-1-3)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 2264 - Practicum-Baking and Pastry Arts


    Prerequisites: PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-16)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 2301 - Chocolates and Confections


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Production and decoration of traditional truffles, marzipan, molded and hand-dipped chocolate, caramels, nougats, and pate de fruit. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 2331 - Advanced Pastry Shop


    Prerequisites: PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    A study of classical desserts, French and international pastries, hot and cold desserts, ice creams and ices, chocolate work, and decorations. Emphasis on advanced techniques. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-4)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSTR 2350 - Wedding Cakes


    Prerequisites: CHEF 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, FDNS 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 1301 with a grade of “B” or better, PSTR 2207 with a grade of “B” or better, CHEF 1205 with a grade of “C” or better

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0300
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0350
    Skills, concepts, and techniques for preparing wedding cakes. Includes marzipan, plastic chocolate-rolled fondant, chocolate garnish, flower making, and royal icing piping work. Students must receive a “B” or better.

    Semester Hours: (3-1-5)

    CIP: 12.0501

  
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    PSYC 1301 - Human Relations


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the processes involved in adjustment of individuals to their personal and social environments.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.56 25

  
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    PSYC 1370 - Psychology of Grief


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    This course examines the social and psychological expressions and dimensions of loss with an emphasis upon dying and death.

    Unique Need Course: Check with your transfer institution to verify acceptance of courses.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.9999.71 25

  
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    PSYC 2301 - General Psychology


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Survey of major topics in psychology. Introduces the study of behavior and the factors that determine and affect behavior and mental processes.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.51 25

  
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    PSYC 2302 - Applied Psychology


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Survey of the applications of psychological knowledge and methods in such fields as business, industry, education, medicine, law enforcement, social work, and government work.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.52 25

  
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    PSYC 2303 - Business Psychology


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    This course examines the role of psychology in business and industry with applications to industrial problems such as personnel selection, testing, employee motivation and satisfaction, employer-employee relationships, influence of organizations on behavior, personality improvement, and factors affecting general morale.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.52 25

  
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    PSYC 2306 - Human Sexuality


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the psychological, sociological, and physiological aspects of human sexuality.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.53 25

  
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    PSYC 2308 - Child Psychology


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the relationship of the physical, emotional, behavioral, cognitive, perceptual, and social factors of growth and development during childhood.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0701.51 25

  
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    PSYC 2314 - Lifespan Growth and Development


    Prerequisites: PSYC 2301

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the relationship of the physical, emotional, social and mental factors of growth and development of the individual throughout the lifespan.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0701.51 25

  
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    PSYC 2315 - Psychology of Adjustment


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the processes involved in adjustment of individuals to their personal and social environments.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.56 25

  
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    PSYC 2316 - Psychology of Personality


    Prerequisites: PSYC 2301

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of various approaches to determinants, development, and assessment of personality.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.57 25

  
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    PSYC 2317 - Statistical Methods in Psychology


    Prerequisites: MATH 1314 or equivalent; PSYC 2301

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of statistical methods used in psychological research, assessment, and testing. Includes the study of measures of central tendency and variability, statistical inference, correlation and regression as these apply to psychology.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.0101.52 25

  
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    PSYC 2319 - Social Psychology


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of individual behavior within the social environment. May include topics such as the socio-psychological process, attitude formation and change, interpersonal relations, and group processes.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.1601.51 25

  
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    PSYC 2371 - Abnormal Psychology


    Prerequisites: PSYC 2301

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Study of the symptoms, etiology and treatment procedures of common functional and organic mental disorders and the psychological process involved.

    Unique Need Course: Check with your transfer institution to verify acceptance of courses.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 42.1001.71 25

  
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    PTHA 1301 - The Profession of Physical Therapy


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Introduction to the profession of physical therapy and the role of the physical therapist assistant.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1305 - Basic Patient Care Skills


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    The application of basic patient handling, functional skills, communication, and selected data collection techniques.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-2)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1321 - Pathophysiology


    Prerequisites: ENGL 1301, BIOL 2401, and BIOL 2402

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Study of the pathophysiology of diseases/conditions commonly encountered in physical therapy.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1360 - Clinical - Physical Therapist Assistant


    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-9)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1405 - Basic Patient Care Skills


    The application of basic patient handling, functional skills, communication, and selected data collection techniques.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1413 - Functional Anatomy


    Prerequisites: ENGL 1301, BIOL 2401, BIOL 2402, PHYS 1305, and (MATH 1314 or MATH 1325 or MATH 1332 or MATH 1350 or MATH 1351 or MATH 1442 or MATH 2318 or MATH 2320 or MATH 2412 or MATH 2413 or MATH 2414 or MATH 2415)

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    The relationship of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems to normal and abnormal movement.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 1431 - Physical Agents


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Biophysical principles, physiological effects, intervention efficacy and application of physical agents.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2201 - Essentials of Data Collection


    Data collection techniques used to prepare the physical therapist assistant to assist in patient/client management.

    Semester Hours: (2-1-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2217 - Issues in Health Care


    Organizational patterns, administrative principles, legal and ethical issues in physical therapy, and preparation for licensure and employment.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-0)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2305 - Neurology


    Study of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology as it relates to commonly encountered neurological conditions.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2317 - Issues in Health Care


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Organizational patterns, administrative principles, legal and ethical issues in physical therapy, and preparation for licensure and employment.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-0)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2409 - Therapeutic Exercise


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Concepts, principles, and application of techniques related to therapeutic exercise and functional training.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2431 - Management of Neurological Disorders


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Advanced course integrating previously learned and new skills/techniques into the comprehensive rehabilitation of selected neurological disorders.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2435 - Rehabilitation Techniques


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Advanced course integrating previously learned and new skills/techniques into the comprehensive rehabilitation of selected musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiopulmonary, and integumentary disorders.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-3)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2460 - Clinical - Physical Therapist Assistant


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (4-0-16)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2461 - Clinical - Physical Therapist Assistant


    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (4-0-16)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    PTHA 2660 - Clinical - Physical Therapist Assistant


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (6-0-24)

    CIP: 51.0806

  
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    QCTC 1243 - Quality Assurance


    Principles and applications designed to introduce quality assurance.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 15.0702

  
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    RADR 1201 - Introduction to Radiography


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Overview of the historical development of radiography, basic radiation protection, an introduction to medical terminology, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the program and the health care system.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1203 - Patient Care


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Introduction in patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interaction skills, and basic pharmacology.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1260 - Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-10)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1261 - Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-12)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1262 - Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-12)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1263 - Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer IV


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (2-0-12)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1309 - Introduction to Radiography and Patient Care


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    An overview of the historical development of radiography, basic radiation protection, an introduction to medical terminology, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the profession and to the health care system. Patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interaction skills, and basic pharmacology are also included.

    Semester Hours: (3-3-1)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1311 - Basic Radiographic Procedures


    Prerequisites: RADR 1309, RADR 2213

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    An introduction to radiographic positioning terminology, the proper manipulation of equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomic structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of basic anatomy.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-3)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1313 - Principles of Radiographic Imaging I


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Radiographic image quality and the effects of exposure variables.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-4) [(3-3-1) effective Summer 2012]

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1317 - Radiographic Anatomy and Physiology I


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Survey of basic human anatomy and physiology. The localization and identification of human anatomy on the radiographic image is emphasized.

    Semester Hours: (3-2-4)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1360 - Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-12)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1361 - Clinical – Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    Prerequisites: RADR 1309, RADR 2213

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-16)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1362 - Clinical – Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer


    Prerequisites: RADR 1309, RADR 2213, RADR 1361

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

    Semester Hours: (3-0-0)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 1411 - Basic Radiographic Procedures


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Introduction to radiographic positioning terminology, the proper manipulation of equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of basic anatomy.

    Semester Hours: (4-3-4)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 2205 - Principles of Radiographic Imaging II


    Prerequisites: RADR 1313

    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Continuation of Radiographic image quality and the effects of exposure variables, and the synthesis of all variables in image production.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-1)

    CIP: 51.0911

  
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    RADR 2213 - Radiation Biology and Protection


    Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
    Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
    Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
    Effects of radiation exposure on biological systems. Includes typical medical exposure levels, methods for measuring and monitoring radiation, and methods for protecting personnel and patients from excessive exposure.

    Semester Hours: (2-2-0)

    CIP: 51.0911

 

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