Jun 05, 2020  
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions


 
  
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    MUS 414 - Individual Piano


    Continuation of MUS 314 . This course may be repeated one additional time for credit. Prerequisites: MUS 314 . Fee required. (1)
  
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    MUS 415 - Individual Voice


    Provides advanced vocal techniques and literature. This course may be repeated one additional time for credit. Prerequisites: MUS 315 . Fee required. (1)
  
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    MUS 416 - Individual Organ


    continuation of MUS 316  in technical studies and repertoire This course may be repeated one additional time for credit. Prerequisites: MUS 316 . Fee required. (1)
  
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    MUS 418 - Gospel Choir


    The study and performance of selected gospel choral literature used for contemporary sacred worship. This course is open to any student meeting eligibility requirements of the director. This course may be repeated one additional time for credit. Prerequisites: MUS 318 . Fee required. (0.5)
  
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    MUS 419 - Basic Conducting


    This course provides instruction in baton technique, non-verbal communication skills, use of the left hand, score preparation, and leadership. Prerequisites: MUS 209 , MUS 232 , MUS 344 . (2)
  
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    MUS 429 - Independent Studies


    Provides an opportunity for students to pursue directed study, upon the approval of faculty. Because much of music instruction is necessarily adapted to strengths and needs of individual students, this course is designed to meet, at the advanced level, specialized needs, which have been identified through the advisement process. (3)
  
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    MUS 447 - Survey of Contemporary Popular Music Survey


    This course introduces a variety of styles to include Jazz, Rhythm and Blues, Gospel, Rock, and standard popular and Country Western. Evaluation of performance in the various styles is a prime objective. Also emphasizes listening to selected recordings, aural analysis, and comparative discussions. (3)
  
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    MUS 451 - Studio Recording Techniques I


    Instruction in theoretical and practical experiences in techniques of sound production, and recording. Also provides instruction in use of multi-track recording equipment and allied hardware. Prerequisites: MUS 209  or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 452 - Studio Recording Techniques II


    Continues concepts and skills from MUS 451  and includes further development of traditional recording procedures, and computer applications. Prerequisites: MUS 451 . (3)
  
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    MUS 461 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 462 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 463 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 464 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 465 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 466 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 467 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 468 - Special Topics in Music


    Topics developed by the instructor for each offering of the course, which provides intensive study of a specific person, style, composition, issue, etc. See instructor for topic, as the topic may determine prerequisites. Prerequisites: MUS 345 , MUS 349 or instructor approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 469 - Internship


    This course provides practical experiences in an appropriate professional arts environment. The student will manage responsibilities as determined by their needs, abilities, academic and career interests, as aligned with the opportunities offered by the cooperating organization/agency. Prerequisites: Senior standing and Administrative approval. (3)
  
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    MUS 479 - Senior Project


    The Senior Project represents the culmination of the student’s academic preparation. It requires the student to produce a significant research document. Approval to present the project to the public requires a majority vote of the faculty. The final public version of the research may take the form of a recital, concert of original compositions, or a lecture-presentation. Prerequisites: Senior standing, Faculty approval of subject. (3)
  
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    ORGD 415 - Group and Organizational Behavior


    This course is a study of group behavior and how group functioning affects organizational effectiveness. Emphasis is placed on decision making and resolving conflict in groups. Adult learners develop strategies for efficient and productive group management and determine which tasks are handled by groups or individuals. (3)
  
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    ORGD 425 - Organizational Communication


    This course investigates communication and relationships in creating a productive work environment. Effectiveness in personal and social relationships is also covered through readings and exercises involving nonverbal communication, constructive feedback, dealing with anger, and resolving conflict. [Gateway Adult Learning Program]. (3)
  
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    ORGD 435 - Organizational Concepts


    Adult learners examine the formal and informal functions of organizations and analyze an agency or organization based on a systems model. Adult learners will also analyze and solve organizational problems using a step-by-step methodology. This analysis will be applied to adult learners’ work-related independent study projects. [Gateway Adult Learning Program]. (3)
  
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    ORGD 445 - Human Resource Administration


    Adult learners explore the values and perceptions of selected groups affecting social and economic life through an analysis of policies and practices of recruitment, selection, training, development and compensation of employees. Special attention is given to Equal Opportunity and Office of Safety and Health Administration legislation through a series of case studies and simulations. [Gateway Adult Learning Program]. (3)
  
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    ORGD 455 - Personal Values and Organizational Ethics


    Several major ethical theories are reviewed. Adult learners are asked to examine personal values through readings and workplace analysis to formulate a management philosophy incorporating business ethics, government accountability, human rights, and a responsible lifestyle in the contemporary world. [Gateway Adult Learning Program]. (3)
  
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    ORGD 465 - Action Research Project


    The Action Research project is a major research effort designed to enhance knowledge in an area related to one’s work or community and provide research skills to assist in effective decision-making. The adult learner completes a research project related to his/her employment environment. Statistical analysis concepts and methods assist the adult learner in identifying a topic, collecting data, and measuring results. A college facilitator monitors the progress of the independent study, and an on-site contact makes certain that the adult learner devotes at least 200 clock hours to the project. An oral report of project findings is given by each adult learner in this semester. [Gateway Adult Learning Program]. (5)
  
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    PE 101 - Wellness Concepts


    This course is geared towards helping the students to take charge of their life through an understanding of and introduction to wellness practices and personal development. A team teaching approach is used to provide knowledge and understanding of the various components of overall fitness and wellness, and to develop practices that will lay the foundation for students to develop a wellness attitude. A special session on AIDS and HIV will be covered. Instruction on how to identify and assess one’s own risk factors and develop solutions will be given.
  
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    PE 103 - Weight-Training


    This course deals with basic knowledge, techniques, and the practice of the fundamental skills of weight-training. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 104 - Volleyball


    This course covers fundamental skills and knowledge of volleyball. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 105 - Basketball


    This team sport activity deals with fundamental skills, techniques, knowledge and participation in basketball as a team sport. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 107 - Badminton/Pickle Ball


    This course covers the fundamental skills and knowledge of the two sports. This course deals with participation and activity as an individual and team sport. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 111 - Flag Football/Soccer


    This course covers the basic knowledge of the sports touch football and soccer. Students will have the opportunity to play the sports. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 113 - Tennis


    This course covers the fundamental skills and knowledge of tennis. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 114 - Recreational Activities


    This course includes an analysis of the basic knowledge, techniques, fundamentals skills, and individual participation in class chosen activities. This class is geared to the needs and interest of the student and promotes lifetime fitness activities/skills. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 115 - Social Dance


    This course offers knowledge of rhythms basic to the development of performance, ability, and skill in the execution of natural activities. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 116 - Aerobics/Fitness


    This course is designed for students interested in the development of cardiovascular endurance and muscle tone. Students are not permitted to enroll in the same course numbers and activities more than one (1) time in meeting their course requirements in the required Physical Activity program. (1)
  
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    PE 120 - Total Wellness


    This course is designed to provide students with an overview of individual, interpersonal, and socio-cultural issues that have an impact on health. Emphasis is placed on behavioral decision making, social relations, cultural diversity and environmental sensitivity. Special consideration is placed on assisting students to become consumers of good health. Students will attain health related knowledge and apply the information to decision making that is related to physical, social, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, occupational and environmental well-being. Lifestyle choices are identified regarding proper exercise, weight management, stress management, substance use, sexually transmitted disease prevention, and cancer protection. (3)
  
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    PE 121 - Sat: Individual and Dual Sports


    The development of skills and techniques in individual and dual activities and life-time fitness is stressed. Emphasis is placed on individual activities. (3)
  
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    PE 122 - Sat: Team Sports


    The development of skills and techniques in team activities and life-time fitness is stressed. (2)
  
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    PE 123 - Personal Health


    This course provides the student with a thorough foundation in health facts, both personal and community, upon which he/she can build sound principles of instruction. A special session on AIDS and HIV will be covered in this course. (2)
  
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    PE 205 - Parallel Internship I


    This twenty (20) hour per week work-study plan is designed to integrate academic experiences with practical experiences on the job. Students usually work on discipline-related jobs and return to their employers for successive terms. (3)
  
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    PE 206 - Parallel Internship II


    A twenty (20) hour per week work-study plan is designed to integrate academic experiences with practical experiences on the job. Students usually work on discipline-related jobs and return to their employers for successive terms. (3)
  
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    PE 221 - First Aid, Safety, Prevention and Treatment of Athletic Injuries


    This lecture laboratory course is designed to equip the student with knowledge and skills necessary to provide immediate care to the injured or suddenly ill person. The student may earn a certification in Standard First Aid and CPR. (2)
  
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    PE 224 - Athletic Training


    This course is designed to introduce the field of athletic training and its practical and theoretical applications. It includes a lab and will introduce students to NATA requirements and other organizations with which the athletic trainer must be familiar. (3)
  
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    PE 225 - Athletic Training I


    This course is designed to introduce the field of athletic training and its administrative problems, types of scientific knowledge necessary for instituting a program of injury prevention, and various treatment techniques with which the trainer must be familiar. Prerequisites: PE 221 . (2)
  
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    PE 226 - Athletic Training II


    This course is designed for injury prevention and basic foundations of sports training. Prerequisites: PE 225 . (2) T1 SL
  
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    PE 226L - Athletic Training II Lab


    This field lab accompanies PE 226 Athletic Training II and involves field work with the athletic teams. PE 226 (1)
  
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    PE 231 - Introduction to Health, Physical Education and Recreation


    Orientation to the Health, Physical Education and Recreation professions in regard to history, objectives, relationships, professional organization and the importance of the field in American life. (3)
  
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    PE 234 - Principles of Health, Physical Education and Recreation


    This course covers the history and foundations of the science of Health, Physical Education and Recreation from the professional viewpoint. It stresses aspects of anatomy, physiology, sociology, and psychology. (3)
  
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    PE 241 - Human Anatomy and Physiology


    A lecture course designed to teach fundamentals of anatomy and physiology as they apply to the human body, with reference to Health Physical Education and Recreation. (3)
  
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    PE 241L - Human Anatomy and Physiology Lab


    A laboratory course designed to re-enforce theoretical concepts of Human Anatomy and Physiology. (1)
  
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    PE 250 - Introduction to Public Health


    This is an introductory course to the field of Public Health. The course emphasizes the duties and responsibilities of professionals, foundations, terminology and diverse work environments. (3)
  
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    PE 313 - Education for Leisure and Camping


    This course deals with preparing students to conduct lifetime outdoor sports and camp activities. (2)
  
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    PE 321 - Introduction to Recreation and Outdoor Education


    This course introduces the student to the basic factors involved in recreation and leisure time activities. Attention is focused upon the role played by the recreation leader in promoting leisure time. (2)
  
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    PE 322 - Principles and Practices of Outdoor Recreation


    A course designed to meet the needs of students who work in the area of outdoor activities of a recreational nature. (2)
  
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    PE 323 - Community Recreation


    This course is designed to meet the needs of those students who will work outside the school and devote their energies to recreational work in the community. It stresses the knowledge of the development, structure, purpose, functions and interrelations of private, public, voluntary, military, and commercial agencies, which render recreation services. (2)
  
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    PE 326 - Introduction to Sport Information


    This course is designed to acquaint Sport Information majors with the field of sport information. Marketing, Sports Writing, Statistical Management, Score Reporting, Play-By-Play, Press Releases, and Sports Promoting are included as areas of emphasis. Guest speakers and Field activities (scorekeeping, interviews, and sports writing) are among the learning experiences students will acquire throughout the course. (3)
  
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    PE 329 - Special Topics in HIV/Aids


    This course will provide an informative environment where students will be able to examine special topics in HIV and AIDS. A learning environment will be provided that will encourage research, data analysis, information sharing, and understandings of the prevention of HIV/AIDS, strategies for teaching prevention to various populations, treatment and care options, availability, access, and cultural relevance. (3)
  
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    PE 330 - School Health Education


    Study of the modern school Health Education Programs, their organizational methods and materials of instruction. Special attention is given to the health status of the school child and his or her problems. A special session on AIDS and HIV will be covered in this course. (2)
  
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    PE 331 - Athletic Coaching and Officiating I


    This course is offered for majors to gain experience in coaching and officiating fall sports. (3)
  
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    PE 332 - Athletic Coaching and Officiating II


    This course is offered for majors to gain experience in coaching and officiating spring sports. (2)
  
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    PE 333 - Kinesiology


    This course includes a study of muscular action and the mechanics of body movements involved in a variety of actions and of selected physical activities with analysis of the effect of muscular and gravitational forces. (3)
  
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    PE 334 - Social and Community Health


    This course is designed to study the social aspects of the problems of the health and physical well-being of the individual and community. Much interest and attention are given to community health problems and some effective ways and means of implementing health services, health counseling, screening and care of emergency illnesses within the school, community and home. (2)
  
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    PE 335 - Adaptive Physical Education


    This course deals with the causes of various common physical handicaps, and the fundamental principles in the selection and adaptation of activities given in corrective procedures. (3)
  
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    PE 336 - Organization and Administration of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation


    This course is designed to meet the needs of students who will plan, direct, supervise, and construct Health, Physical Education and Recreation Programs. (3)
  
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    PE 338 - Exercise Physiology


    This class will cover physiological responses/adaptations to exercise. Topics in this course include: neuromuscular, metabolic, cardiovascular, hormonal, and respiratory systems as they pertain to acute and chronic exercise. (3)
  
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    PE 421 - Practices and Procedures in Health


    This course deals with the current practices in Health Education for elementary (K-6) students and gives a survey of the materials available for teaching health to children at the elementary level. The North Carolina Standard Course of Study is used to guide this course. (3)
  
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    PE 422 - Practices and Procedures in Physical Education for Elementary Schools


    For those concerned with Physical Education at the elementary (K-6) grade levels. Physical Fitness, games, motor skills, and movement patterns. The North Carolina Standard Course of Study is used to guide this course. (3)
  
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    PE 432 - Tests and Measurements in Physical Education


    This course is designed to acquaint students with tests and measurements in the field of Physical Education, statistical analysis, test construction and scoring. Open to juniors and seniors. (3)
  
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    PE 433 - Dance


    This course offers knowledge of rhythms basic to the development of performance, ability and skill in the execution of natural activities. The course deals with the fundamental skills suitable for prospective teachers as well as skill development for those who like to dance. Dance of many countries as related to the customs, mores and traditions will be identified. (2)
  
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    PE 463 - Human Performance and Wellness Internship


    Supervised internship in a professional work environment that will provide the student with exposure to the job market in health, physical education and recreation agencies. Students will be responsible for completing 480 clock hours of work and be required to present detailed descriptions of work activities and experience. Prerequisites: All required coursework in the HPW major. (12)
  
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    PHIL 100 - Critical Thinking


    This course focuses on developing skills in logical reasoning, analysis and evaluation. Critical thinking is the number one ability sought after by employers across the board, and the number expectation of an undergraduate education. This class gives the students the tools, terminology, and techniques to develop their own reasoning abilities to think critically and skeptically about issues in any field. (3)
  
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    PHIL 231 - Introduction to Philosophy


    An examination of basic concepts and principles of philosophy with emphasis on developing the students’ ability to analyze philosophical theory and consider the possibilities of personal application. The course will focus on representative thinkers from classical to modern philosophers. (3)
  
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    PHIL 235 - Ethics


    A study of the various theories concerning the nature of morality. Contemporary ethical issues will be investigated in depth. The students will be challenged to consider the application of ethical concepts to their individual and professional lives. Prerequisites: ENGL 132 . (3)
  
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    PHIL 375 - Special Topics in Philosophy


    This course introduces students to a particular philosophical topic in some detail. This seminar style class encourages students to apply critical reasoning to a topic of contemporary interest: for example, Terrorism, Race, Just War; of specific philosophical interest: African American Philosophy, Epistemology, Philosophy of Religion; or focusing on the work of a notable philosopher, Immanuel Kant, Plato, Aristotle, etc. Topics vary semester to semester. Honors credit is available for any special topic with permission of the instructor. (3)
  
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    PHS 100 - Key Concepts in Public Health


    An introduction to public health concepts and practice by examining principles of public health, tools of population health, and an examination of the effects of disease, disability, and death of public health. (3)
  
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    PHS 210 - Public Health Nutrition


    Covers the interaction of nutrients and human body functions (cell biology and physiology) and the relationship of diet to health and disease. An introduction to the principles of physiological metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids & proteins are emphasized. It also examines the principles of public health nutrition and explores the nutrition issues of individuals throughout the lifecycle. Prerequisites: PHS 100   MATH 131 , BIOL 133 , CHEM 141 , CHEM 142 . (3)
  
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    PHS 230 - Essentials of Health Behavior


    Designed to help students develop basic literacy regarding social concepts and processes that influence health status and public health interventions.  Prerequisite: PHS 100 (3)
  
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    PHS 300 - Global Health


    Course explores health and disease in global terms, considering the many overlapping issues associated with variations in the health and disease of individuals and communities. Prerequisite: PHS 310 , PSYCH 132 , SOC 233 , PPS 350 . (3)
  
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    PHS 310 - Essentials of Public Health Biology


    Explores the pathogenesis of various disease conditions and explains how to identify critical points at which such pathogenesis could either be prevented or interrupted. Infectious, nutritional, metabolic, genetic, and environmental risks and the impact of these risks on various organ systems are thoroughly examined. Prerequisite: PHS 210 . (3)
  
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    PHS 320 - Public Health Microbiology


    A survey of bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites that cause infectious disease. Subjects include host symptoms, isolation and identification of microorganisms and mechanisms of pathogenesis. Prerequisite: PHS 310 . (3)
  
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    PHS 320L - Public Health Microbiology Laboratory


    Introduces the students to detection methods used for community infectious diseases caused by microorganisms (bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites). The laboratory session will also provide the students with hands on experiment on how to isolate and identify the microorganisms. Prerequisite: PHS 310 . (1)
  
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    PHS 335 - Public Health - Healthcare Policy & Ethics


    Students will explore ethical frameworks and concepts related to public health, with a special focus on the overlap of public health ethics and social justice, and evaluate controversial public health issues and policies. Prerequisites:  PHS 100  Corequisite:  PHS/PPS 350 (3)
  
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    PHS 340 - Epidemiology & Biostatistics


    Involves the study of the occurrence of disease and seeks to assess factors relating to the individual, his environment and lifestyle with the aim of establishing the causes of disease. Epidemiological data are evaluated using biostatistical techniques. This evaluation seeks to address accuracy, precision, systematic error, influences of other factors as well as the interaction of risk factors on the validity of the epidemiological study. Prerequisite: MATH 131 , PHS 100  . (4)
  
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    PHS 345 - Public Health Statistical Applications


    This course explores concepts of biostatistics and their application. Prerequisites:  PHS 100, MATH 201 (3)
  
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    PHS 350 - Health Disparities in America: Policy Implications


    Health disparities are differences in the burden of disease felt by particular communities of people, as defined by racial/ethnic, socioeconomic and other demographic characteristics. This course will explore the contribution to these disparities from social factors such as limitations in access to medical care or other social resources as well as from human perceptions and other daily stressors. Although little is known about which policies work best to reverse the impact of disparities on health, this course will engage in active debate and consideration of proposals. Cross-listed as PPS 350 . Prerequisites: PHS 100  , PHS 230 . (3)
  
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    PHS 380 - Special Topics in Public Health


    This course provides an in-depth examination of current public health issues. Prerequisite:  PHS/PPS 350 (3)
  
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    PHS 385 - Program Planning and Evaluation and Lab


    This course prepares students to conduct a needs assessment and plan a public health program.  Students will become familiar with different types of program evaluation strategies, including needs assessment, formative research, process evaluation, monitoring of outputs and outcomes. Prerequisites:  PHS/PPS 350, BIOL 210 Corequisite:  PHS 390 (4)
  
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    PHS 390 - Research Methods in Public Health


    This course focuses on the review of qualitative and quantitative approaches to field research and data collection strategies.  The course will prepare students for developing and delivering oral and poster presentations. Prerequisite:  PHS 335 Corequisite:  PHS 385 (3)
  
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    PHS 410 - OSHA for Bloodborne Pathogens


    Addresses the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens standard as it applies to clinical and medical laboratories. It covers topics on major bloodborne pathogens, including Hepatitis B and HIV and many more. The majority of this course focuses on safety, including proper handling of sharps, personal protective equipment (PPE), use of engineering controls such as microbiological safety cabinets, and proper work practices including hand washing. This course will require rotations through an affiliated site and an online training course. Prerequisite: PHS 100  , PHS 320 . (2)
  
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    PHS 430 - Public Health Toxicology


    Introduces the student to the science of poisons - in this case, how chemicals that have been inhaled, ingested, absorbed, or injected into the body affect cells, tissue, and organs, and how the body acts to detoxify and excrete those chemicals. Particular attention will be paid to the concepts of dose-response including the absorption, distribution, and elimination of toxic chemicals, especially the toxicological response of the blood-forming organs, liver, nerve cells, kidneys, skin, and lungs. Students will be introduced to risk assessment of toxic chemicals. This course will also familiarize the students with the laboratory techniques used in a public health toxicology laboratory. Prerequisites: PHS 320 , PHS 340 . (4)
  
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    PHS 450 - Foundations in Epidemiology


    This course focuses on the distribution and determinants of disease occurrence with emphasis on application in health education, using techniques in biostatistics to analyze epidemiological data. Prerequisite:  PHS 345 (3)
  
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    PHS 470 - Community Health Methods


    This course prepares students to develop their skills to positively influence behavior of individuals through effective health education messages. Prerequisite:  PHS 390 Corequisite:  PHS 475 (3)
  
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    PHS 475 - Public Health Pre-Internship Seminar


    This seminar will transition Public Health majors from classroom to community.  It will explore leadership, ethics, and management issues relevant to entry-level health educatiors.  Successful completion of this course will result in the internship placement. Prerequisite:  PHS/PPS 350. Corequisite:  PHS 470 (3)
  
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    PHS 480 - Public Health Internship


    This field experience is required for all undergraduate Public Health Science majors.  Students will receive a unique and rewarding experience to work in a mentored, professional, public health setting prior to graduation.  The internship is approximately a 30-hour requirement and should be considered a full-time commitment. Prerequisites: PHS 475 (9)
  
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    PHYS 131 - Fundamentals of Physical Science


    Principles and topics are selected from the fields of chemistry, geology, physics, astronomy, and meteorology. Subject matter includes such topics as our solar system, energy relationships in our universe, the changing earth, atoms, molecules, chemical reactions, causes and effects of weather changes, etc. Emphasis is on problem solving. (3) T1 SCL
  
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    PHYS 131L - Fundamentals of Physical Science Laboratory


    Laboratory experiments designed to acquaint students with basic measurements and analysis of concepts related to topics covered in CHEM 131. Must be concurrently registered in or have successfully completed CHEM 131. Fee required. (2 hours per week) (1)
  
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    PHYS 241 - General College Physics I


    This is the first course of a two semester introductory non- calculus physics sequence. Topics include mechanics, heat and wave motion. Prerequisites: MATH 133 . (3)
  
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    PHYS 241L - General College Physics I Laboratory


    This laboratory will cover experiments from mechanics, heat and wave motion. Prerequisites: MATH 133 . Fee required. (1)
  
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    PHYS 242 - General College Physics II


    This is the second semester course in non-calculus physics. Topics include sound, electricity and light. Prerequisites: PHYS 241 . (3)
  
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    PHYS 242L - General College Physics II Laboratory


    This laboratory will cover experiments from sound, electricity and light. Prerequisites: PHYS 241L . Fee required. (3)
 

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