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COURSES BEGINNING September 8th, 2020
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Fall 2020 Course Descriptions
BUSN 51: INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS Lecture 3 units; lab 0 This business survey course provides an overview of the various areas of concentration business majors can pursue. The course covers topics such as globalization, human resources, marketing, leadership, information technology, accounting, personal finance, legal issues, and operations management. The course also examines how culture, society, economic systems, legal, international, political, financial institutions, and human behavior interact to affect a business.
COMMUNICATION STUDIES 1: PUBLIC SPEAKING Lecture 3 units; lab 0 Acceptable for credit: University of California, California State University This basic course emphasizes the basic principles of preparation, organization, research, outlining, delivery and evaluation of at least three extemporaneous oral speeches that are given in the physical presence of other listeners. It includes study of the process of communication, evaluating and utilizing evidence, principles of speech preparation and outline organization, management of communication apprehension, the role of the listener in public speaking, speech evaluation, rhetorical principles, and verbal and nonverbal delivery techniques.
COUNSELING 5: COLLEGE SUCCESS Lecture 3 units; lab 0 units Acceptable for credit: University of California, California State University This course focuses on life management, goal setting, career decision making, educational planning, college expectations and opportunities, instructor-student relationships, cultural diversity, health maintenance, stress management, and resources. Learning styles and academic success strategies are also included.
COUNSELING 12: CAREERS AND LIFESTYLES 3 units; lab 0 units Acceptable for credit: California State University This course assists students in identifying values, interests, and career alternatives through a variety of personality and occupational exploration techniques. Students have the opportunity to learn and prepare for careers and lifestyles in an ever-changing world by developing decision making, goal setting and planning skills.
DIGITAL MEDIA 21M: INTRODUCTION TO APP DESIGN Lecture 3 units; lab 1 unit Acceptable for credit: California State University This course focuses on the planning and the delivery of applications for mobile and tablet devices. Students have the opportunity to learn object oriented programming and use applications to build products. Students have the opportunity to learn UX design processes and build prototype mobile products.
KINSIOLOGY THEORY 30: INTRODUCTION TO KINESIOLOGY Lecture 3 units; lab 0 units Acceptable for credit: University of California, California State University This course is an introduction to the interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement. An overview of the importance of the sub-disciplines in kinesiology will be discussed along with career opportunities in the areas of teaching, coaching, allied health, and fitness professions.
KINSIOLOGY THEORY 38A: INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE Lecture 3 units; lab 0 units Acceptable for credit: University of California, California State University This course introduces students to the concepts of athletic training. Topics include prevention, management, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. Techniques for adhesive strapping and protective padding are included.
MATHEMATICS 105: PRE-STATISTICS Lecture 5 units; lab 0 units This course presents introductory statistical concepts with an emphasis on data analysis and modeling. Topics include mathematical modeling using real-world data and graphs, as well as algebraic concepts as needed. This class is NOT intended for math, science, computer science, engineering, business, nursing, pre-physical therapy, kinesiology, or elementary school education majors. It is intended for students who will take Math 10 or 10H, Elementary Statistics, and who do NOT need any other math course for their major.
THEA 44A: MAKEUP FOR STAGE AND SCREEN Lecture 3 units; lab 0 This course is designed to introduce the student to the basic techniques and materials of stage and cinematic makeup. The student has the opportunity to gain an understanding of the process through actual makeup application in the classroom environment.