2015-2016 Catalog 
    
    Dec 13, 2019  
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions


 

Criminal Justice

  
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    CRMJ 2110 - Juvenile Justice


    (Formerly PST 2035 and CRMJ 2035 Juvenile Procedures)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the concepts of youth crimes and techniques practiced by police and courts in prevention and control. Topics include the development and trends in juvenile court procedures.

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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Central Processing Technology

  
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    CSPT 1001 - Intro to Central Processing


    4 Credits
    3 Class Hours, 3 Lab Hours

    An introduction to principles, techniques and issues in the surgical and central service environment. Topics include patient care concepts, equipment and instrumentation, job responsibilities, sterile technique, professional management and self-management. CSPT 1001 concepts are reinforced by exercises in CSPT 1002 . Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check and drug screening. Co-requisite(s): CSPT 1002 , BIOL 1000 , BIOL 1004 , SURG 1005 

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CSPT 1002 - Central Processing Skills Lab


    1 Credit
    3 Lab Hours

    A study of Sterile Technique and basic techniques necessary to function as a Central Processing Technician in the surgical central service environment. Topics include principles of sterile technique, cleaning, assembly, and testing of equipment, wrapping and packaging techniques, inspecting and folding of linens, assembling instrument/procedure trays, operating sterilization equipment, storage of clean and sterile supplies, preparing case carts, pulling for cases, distributing supplies, and inventory control. CSPT 1001  provides rationale and concepts to support exercises in this course. Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check and drug screening. Co-requisite(s): CSPT 1001 , BIOL 1000 , BIOL 1004 , SURG 1005 

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CSPT 1010 - Central Processing Capstone


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An overview of the surgical and central service environment, clinical management and documentation skills, and CRCST certification exam preparation. CSPT 1010 concepts are reinforced by experiences in CSPT 1011  and CSPT 1012 . Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check and drug screening. Also BIOL 1000 , BIOL 1004 , SURG 1005 , CSPT 1001 , and CSPT 1002 . Co-requisite(s): CSPT 1011  and CSPT 1012 

    Semester Availability: Summer

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CSPT 1011 - Central Processing Practicum I


    5 Credits
    5 Lab Hours

    Course consists of one five-week supervised clinical rotation during which students will complete comprehensive orientation to clinical practica, practice the skills necessary to perform the duties of a central processing technician, develop professional behaviors while in the surgical and central service environment, and learn to adequately document their experiences in their Practica. CSPT 1010  provides rationale and concepts to support experiences in this course. Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check. Also BIOL 1000 , BIOL 1004 , SURG 1005 , CSPT 1001 , and CSPT 1002 . Co-requisite(s): CSPT 1010  and CSPT 1012 

    Semester Availability: Summer

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CSPT 1012 - Central Processing Practicum II


    4 Credits
    4 Lab Hours

    Course consists of one five-week supervised clinical rotation during which students will complete orientation to a second clinical site, practice the skills necessary to perform the duties of a central processing technician, develop professional behaviors while in the surgical and central service environment, and adequately document their experiences in their Practica. CSPT 1010  provides rationale and concepts to support experiences in this course. Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check. Also BIOL 1000 , BIOL 1004 , SURG 1005 , CSPT 1001 , and CSPT 1002 . Co-requisite(s): CSPT 1010  and CSPT 1011 

    Semester Availability: Summer

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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Culinary Arts

  
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    CULA 1200 - Sanitation and Food Safety


    (Formerly CUL 1015 - Sanitation & Safety)
    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    This primer course is designed to educate all students to the sacred trust between food production facilities and the general public. It should prepare each student to successfully complete the National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe or any similar certificate. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1240 - Dining Room Service


    (Formerly CUL 2035 - Table & Beverage Service)
    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    An exploration of table service principles and skills with an emphasis on customer service in a restaurant. Topics include guest relations, professional communications, order-taking in an à la carte environment, service sequence, point-of-sale systems, cash handling, beginning merchandising, table skills, and dining room preparation. Students study and engage in critical-thinking topics relevant to providing high-quality formal table service and customer service. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation.

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1305 - Nutrition for Culinary Arts


    (Formerly CUL 1050 - Nutrition & Menu Planning)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the basic nutritional principles and guidelines. Topics include nutrients, carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, minerals and vitamins. Students plan meals and menus based on the above principles using nutritional guidelines as the primary basis. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation.

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1310 - Fundamentals of Baking


    (Formerly CUL 1020 - Baking Skills)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    An introduction to the basic principle of baking including formula procedures, properties of baking ingredients, and functions and proper use of bakery equipment. Students present yeast breads and rolls, pies, cakes, icings, basic pastry dough, and cookies using proper mixing methods and ingredients. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Co- or Prerequisite(s): CULA 1200  and CULA 1320  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1320 - Culinary I (Fundamentals)


    (Formerly CUL 1040 - Culinary I)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    An introductory food production class for culinary students. Topics include the theories and methods of cooking, vocabulary, and the development of safe and sanitary kitchen practices. Production items include vegetable and starch preparation, stocks, sauces and soups, poultry and egg cookery. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Co- or Prerequisite(s): CULA 1200  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1321 - Advanced Baking and Pastry


    (Formerly CUL 2020)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    Baking skills are polished as students learn more difficult baking, pastry and dessert techniques. Emphasis is placed on presentation, plating and appearance. The production of high skill, high quality finished products is emphasized with special attention to chocolate work, plate presentation, and cold and hot preparations. Soufflés, dessert sauces and creative and flavorful designs exemplify this course. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1310  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1325 - Culinary II (Fabrication)


    (Formerly CUL 1045 - Culinary II)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    An introduction to the principles of identifying, receiving, fabricating, and storing vegetables, fruits, herbs, nuts, grains, dry goods, prepared goods, dairy products, spices. Students explore the subject of meats, poultry, seafood and their application in foodservice operations. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1320  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 1330 - Garde Manger


    (Formerly CUL 2030 - Garde Manger & Catering)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    A course providing students with skills and knowledge of the organization, equipment and responsibilities of the “cold kitchen”. Students are introduced to and prepare cold hors d’oeuvres, sandwiches, salads, as well as basic charcuterie items while focusing on the total utilization of product. Reception foods and buffet arrangements are introduced. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1325  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2180 - Culinary Internship I


    (Formerly CUL 2210 - Internship I)
    1 Credit
    300 Contact Hours

    This course is a supervised work experience in the culinary field requiring a minimum number of work hours. Work activities can range from entry-level to professional cooking. Individual conferences with the intern director are arranged instead of class attendance. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1320  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2280 - Culinary Internship II


    (Formerly CUL 2220 - Internship II)
    1 Credit
    300 Contact Hours

    This course is a supervised work experience in the culinary field requiring a minimum number of work hours. Work activities can range from entry-level to professional cooking. Individual conferences with the intern director are arranged instead of class attendance. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 2180  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2300 - Food and Beverage Management


    (Formerly CUL 1010 - Hospitality Management)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Covers restaurant and food service operations. Topics include facilities capabilities, personnel management, and daily operations, sanitation, and facilities readiness. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2331 - Cooking for Special Diets


    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    An introduction to the basics of product selection and cooking techniques appropriate for a variety of special needs or food allergy diets. Topics include food preparation and planning menus for food allergies, food intolerances and diabetic cooking methods and ingredient choices and/or substitutions. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1305  and CULA 1325  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2375 - Purchasing and Cost Control


    (Formerly CUL 2010)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Provides the student with the methodologies and tools to control food, beverage, labor and other costs within a hospitality business. Topics include hospitality purchasing principles. This course regularly uses basic mathematics. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): INFS 1010  

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2376 - International Food


    (Formerly CUL 2055 - International Cuisine)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    Exposes students to some of the diversity of culture and foods of many countries around the world including regions of the United States. Classroom assignments, cooking demonstrations, guest speakers, and cooking labs allow students to have a taste of the world. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1325  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    CULA 2390 - Culinary Capstone


    (Formerly CUL 2050 - Culinary III)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 4 Lab Hours

    A capstone course required for all culinary majors. Topics include recipe development, menu construction, and pricing. Demonstration of proficiency in proper cooking method selection and construction of salads, entrées with appropriate side items, and desserts is required for successful completion of CULA 2390. A grade of “C” or above in all Culinary Arts courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): CULA 1320 , CULA 1321 , CULA 1325 CULA 1330  and CULA 2376  with a grade of “C” or higher.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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Early Childhood Education

  
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    ECED 1310 - Intro to Early Childhood Educ


    (Formerly ECED 1010)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the early childhood profession, including an emphasis on professionalism and developmentally appropriate practice. Topics include an overview of history of early education; theoretical program models; different types of early childhood programs, community resources; professional organizations, and contemporary trends and issues in programs for children ages birth through eight. Field experiences required.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ECED 2186 - Spec Topics in Early Childhood


    (Formerly ECED 2001)
    1 Credit
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in the field of early childhood education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    ECED 2286 - Spec Topics in Early Childhood


    (Formerly ECED 2002)
    2 Credits
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in the field of early childhood education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    ECED 2310 - Safe, Healthy, Learning Env


    (Formerly ECED 2010)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the basic principles and practices of safety, health and nutrition as they relate to the early childhood setting, home, and community for children ages birth through eight. Topics include a study of the principles of creating appropriate learning environments for young children. Field experiences required.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2312 - Admin of ECE Programs


    (Formerly ECED 2120 - Admin of Child Care Centers)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of organizational and administrative practices applicable to programs serving children ages birth through eight. Topics include leadership, enrollment, public relations, staff-management, financial management, facilities, regulations, family relations, and program development. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2315  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2315 - Early Childhood Curriculum


    (Formerly ECED 2015)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of developmentally appropriate practices and the teacher’s role in supporting development of young children ages birth through eight. Emphasizes curriculum planning including goals, environment, roles of teachers and of families, materials, and settings. Field experiences required.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2320 - Infant, Toddler, Child Dev


    (Formerly ECED 2020)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional aspects of young children and their application to the care, guidance, and development of the child, birth through eight. Field experience is required. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading .

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ECED 2330 - Infant and Toddler Care


    (Formerly ECED 2030)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the care and education of infants and toddlers ages birth to age three in group settings (i.e. child care centers, family child care homes, Early Head Start, etc.). Topics include rationales and strategies for supporting the whole child including cognitive, language, social-emotional, and physical development in a safe, responsive environment. Emphasizes relationship-based care and education with special attention to the unique environmental aspects of programs for the child under three. Prerequisite(s): None

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2335 - Initial Practicum


    (Formerly ECED 2130)
    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 1 Lab Hour

    A supervised practicum which inclludes a minimum of 30 clock hours in instruction and 45 clock hours in a clinical site approved by the Department (accredited agency, 3-Star, or Department-approved site). These hours may be completed in the student’s employment site with Department approval. Course includes a study of the physical and human qualities that combine to create an environment that is safe and healthy and that promotes optimum learning for young children ages birth through eight. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2310  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2340 - Fam Dynamics & Comm Involve


    (Formerly ECED 2040)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the role of the family, community and the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional growth of the child ages birth through eight. Topics include the benefits of, and strategies for, developing positive reciprocal relationships with families in an early childhood setting. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2315  or department approval.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ECED 2360 - Dev of Exceptional Children


    (Formerly ECED 2060)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An exploration of the practices that early childhood professionals can apply to develop a more inclusive and accessible environment for all children ages birth through eight. Provides students with skills to include children of all abilities through appropriate arrangement of the environment. Topics include strategies for developing strong relationships with families and other community agencies. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2320  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    ECED 2365 - Final Practicum


    (Formerly ECED 2160)
    3 Credits
    1 Class Hour, 2 Lab Hours

    A supervised clinical experience with a minimum of 15 clock hours in instruction and 90 clock hours in a Clinical Site approved by the Department (accredited agency, 3-star or Department-approved site). Up to 45 hours may be completed in the student’s employment site with department approval. Focuses on the student’s demonstration of competencies that produce positive developmental outcomes for young children ages birth through eight. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2335  and prerequisite or corequisite ECED 2370 . This should be one of the last courses taken in the ECED program.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2370 - Developmental Assessment


    (Formerly ECED 2070)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Covers assessment for children from birth through eight years of age. Both formal and informal instruments will be discussed emphasizing tools that can be effectively used by teachers of young children. Considerations in choosing, administering, and reporting results of assessments will also be addressed. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2320  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2375 - Social-Emotional Development


    (Formerly ECED 2075 - Social & Emotional Foundations)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    This course addresses promotion, prevention and intervention strategies related to young children’s social-emotional development and challenging behavior. The course is built around the Teaching Pyramid (Fox, Dunlap, Hemmeter, Joseph & Strain, 2003) which is a framework for understanding effective practices related to supporting young children’s social-emotional development and addressing challenging behavior. The model includes a focus on building relationships with children, families and colleagues, designing environments that support young children’s social-emotional competence, strategies for teaching social skills and promoting emotional development. Includes a systematic approach for addressing challenging behavior when it is persistent and not responsive to developmentally appropriate guidance procedures.

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2380 - Language & Literacy in ECE


    (Formerly ECED 2080)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the research-based principles and practices for providing young children ages birth through eight with a strong foundation in language and literacy using a developmentally appropriate approach. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2315  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2385 - Math and Science in ECE


    (Formerly ECED 2085)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Covers the standards, principles, and practices in teaching mathematics and science to young children ages birth through eight. Emphasis developing an integrated math and science curriculum that includes appropriate content, processes, environment and materials, and child-centered choices. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2315  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ECED 2386 - Spec Topics in Early Childhood


    (Formerly ECED 2003)
    3 Credits
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in the field of early childhood education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    ECED 2390 - Creative Development


    (Formerly ECED 2090)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Provides strategies for promoting creative development of the child ages birth through eight. Topics include understanding the concept of creativity: what it is, why it is important, and how the development of creativity relates to art, music, movement, and drama. Field experiences required. Prerequisite(s): ECED 2315  or department approval

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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Economics

  
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    ECON 2000 - Current Issues in Economics


    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An analysis of current economic issues such as, but not limited to, the national debt, national deficit, international trade, taxes, Social Security, the military-industrial complex, Medicare, education, and the application of the three basic economic questions in a global economy.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ECON 2010 - Macroeconomics*


    (Formerly ECON 1111)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    This course introduces and explores a variety of macroeconomic topics including aggregate supply and demand, market equilibrium, Gross Domestic Product, employment, income, prices, major schools of economic thought, fluctuations, growth, monetary policy, fiscal policy, the national debt, international trade, and international finance. ECON 2010 meets the General Education requirement for Social Sciences. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading . Note: This course is not a prerequisite for ECON 2020 .

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ECON 2020 - Microeconomics*


    (Formerly ECON 1121)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    This course introduces and explores a variety of microeconomic topics including supply and demand, market equilibrium, elasticity, decision making by producers and consumers, production cost, market structures, public policy, the labor market, distribution of income, environmental policy, market efficiency, and government intervention. ECON 2020 meets the General Education requirement for Social Sciences. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading . Note: This course is not a prerequisite for ECON 2010 .

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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Education

  
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    EDUC 2001 - Spec Topics in Education


    1 Credit
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    EDUC 2002 - Spec Topics in Education


    2 Credits
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    EDUC 2003 - Spec Topics in Education


    3 Credits
    A study of programs, trends, and issues in education.

    Semester Availability: Upon Special Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway


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    EDUC 2010 - Introduction to Teaching


    (Formerly EDUC 2010 - Foundations of Education)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the historical, philosophical, and sociological foundations underlying the development of American educational institutions. The role of the schools, the aims of education, and the role of state, local, and federal agencies will be included in addition to a required field experience. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading . Note: This course is part of the AST K-6 Elementary Education Degree.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EDUC 2110 - Educational Psychology


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study and application of the principles of growth and development, learning theory, and assessment techniques in the classroom setting. Motivating and facilitating learning processes in school settings will be emphasized. Field experiences in an approved classroom are required. Prerequisite(s): EDUC 2010 , Level 2 placement in English and Reading . Note: This course is part of the AST K-6 Elementary Education Degree. This course is the same as PSYC 2100 .

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EDUC 2120 - Intro to Special Education


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of the characteristics and needs of children with special needs and/or disabilities with an emphasis on legislation, programs, services, and best practices in the educational setting. Field experiences are required. Prerequisite(s): EDUC 2010 , Level 2 placement in English and Reading . Note: This course is part of the AST K-6 Elementary Education Degree.

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EDUC 2200 - Instructional Technology


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An examination of the theories, principles, and applications of technology-based strategies and instructional designs for online, blended and classroom learning. Encourages the use and integration of technology in educational settings by providing experiences with audio/visual aids and equipment, preparation of instructional plans, tryout of plans with videotaping, and micro-teaching sessions to promote effective classroom instruction in order to produce instructional materials based on specific learner characteristics and objectives. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading .

    Semester Availability: Upon Request

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EDUC 2375 - Social-Emotional Development


    (Formerly EDUC 2075 - Social & Emotional Foundations)
    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    This course addresses promotion, prevention and intervention strategies related to young children’s social-emotional development and challenging behavior. The course is built around the Teaching Pyramid (Fox, Dunlap, Hemmeter, Joseph & Strain, 2003) which is a framework for understanding effective practices related to supporting young children’s social-emotional development and addressing challenging behavior. The model includes a focus on building relationships with children, families and colleagues, designing environments that support young children’s social-emotional competence, strategies for teaching social skills and promoting emotional development, and a systematic approach for addressing challenging behavior when it is persistent and not responsive to developmentally appropriate guidance procedures. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English and Reading .

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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Electrical-Electronic Engineering Technology

  
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    EETH 1100 - Electrical Maintenance Orient


    4 Credits
    3 Class Hours, 3 Lab Hours

    An introductory course in electricity that includes the basic physics and mathematics while developing structured problem-solving techniques along with basic computer skills. Topics include laws of motion, simple machines, basic thermodynamics, and the behavior of matter while reviewing algebra, simple geometry, and right angle trigonometry.

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 1110 - Electric Circuits


    4 Credits
    4 Class Hours

    An introductory course for all Electrical Engineering Technology concentrations. Topics include voltage, current, resistance, and power in DC and AC circuits, series, parallel, and more complex circuits using Kirchhoff’s laws and selected network theorems, capacitance and inductance, resonance, transformers and polyphase concepts.

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 1115 - Electric Circuits Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    A laboratory course that parallels the EETH 1110  lecture course. Lab exercises include building, measurement, and analysis of DC and AC circuits containing resistance, inductance, and capacitance. Co-requisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 1200 - Electronics for Ind Elec


    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An intermediate course in electrical theory as applied to electronics. Topics include solid-state electronics as circuit elements, including diodes, bipolar transistors, rectifier circuits, Zener diode regulators, power supplies, applications in selected linear circuits, and operational amplifiers in various feedback configurations. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 1210 - Electronic Circuits


    4 Credits
    4 Class Hours

    An intermediate course in electrical theory as applied to electronics. Topics include solid-state electronics as circuit elements, including diodes, bipolar transistors, rectifier circuits, Zener diode regulators, power supplies, power amplification, junction and MOSFETs, applications in selected linear circuits, and operational amplifiers in various feedback configurations. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 1215 - Electronic Circuits Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels EETH 1210  lecture course. Includes constructing and analyzing discrete and integrated analog transistor circuits. Co-requisite(s): EETH 1210 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 1220 - Transformers/Rotating Machines


    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    This is an intermediate level course that provides an understanding of electrical machinery. Topics include transformer theory and application, single-phase and three-phase connections, auto-transformers, special instrument transformers, the development of horsepower, torque, efficiency as related to the operation of D.C. motors and generators, single-phase and three-phase motors, alternators, stepper motors, resolvers, synchros, and comparisons in the performance of machines. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 1225 - Transformers/Rotat. Mach. Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 1220  lecture course. Topics include construction of common single-phase and three-phase DC and AC motor, generator, and transformer systems. Co-requisite(s): EETH 1220 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 1400 - Digital Electronics


    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    Study concepts of Boolean Logic and their applications to designing and analyzing digital integrated circuits. Topics include binary and other number base systems and codes, logic circuits, A/D and D/A converters, counters, shift registers, adders, mulitplexers, encoders, and various memory devices and their operation.

    Semester Availability: Spring (Main Campus), Fall (Cookeville Campus)

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 1405 - Digital Electronics Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 1400  lecture course. Topics include the construction and analysis of 7400 series IC circuits, A/D, D/A converters, counters, registers, and similar digital circuits. Co-requisite(s): EETH 1400 

    Semester Availability: Spring (Main Campus), Fall (Cookeville Campus)

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    EETH 2010 - Industrial Electronic Controls


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Advanced study of control circuits and electronic devices used in operating machines and processes in industry. Topics include design of control circuits using relay logic and solid-state logic, solid-state control of DC motors, AC motors, and stepper motors, power supplies, operational amplifiers, thyristors, transducers, timers, optical and thermal devices, and other components such as programmable controllers to show how automated equipment can be accurately controlled. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 2015 - Industrial Elec. Controls Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 2010  lecture course. Lab exercises include construction, measurement, and analysis of control circuits. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2010 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 2220 - Electronic Communications


    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    An introductory course in electronic communications. Topics include signal generation, amplitude modulation, transmission and reception, single sideband systems, angle modulation transmission, angle modulation receivers, FM stereo and two-way FM, television, transmission lines, electromagnetic wave propagation, antennas and waveguides, microwave communications, and satellite communications. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1210 

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2225 - Electronic Communications Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 2220  lecture course. Lab exercises include construction, analysis, and troubleshooting of communications systems. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2220 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 2230 - Digital Communications


    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    Acquaints the student with the operations and theory of electronic communications systems. The theory of digital pulse modulation communications, multiplexing in broadband systems covering coaxial  cables, fiber optic links, public telephone networks including cellular, data link protocols and data communications and their practical uses are covered. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1210 

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2235 - Digital Communications Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 2230  lecture course. Laboratory exercises include construction, analysis, and troubleshooting digital communications systems. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2230 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2240 - Instrumentation


    2 Credits
    2 Class Hours

    Advanced course in the industrial transducer devices most commonly used by industry in Automated Process Control Systems. Topics include electrical and mechanical transducers applied in the measurement of temperature, pressure, flow and position, and exercises using computers and computer interfacing to give a realistic approach to the industrial application of these devices. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1210 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 2245 - Instrumentation Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    Parallels the EETH 2240  lecture course. Lab exercises include work with transducers, monitoring systems, computer interfaces for TCP/IP transmissions and RFID systems. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2240 

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    EETH 2250 - Fiber Optics & Cabling


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to optical fiber as another medium in which information can be transmitted, received, multiplexed, demultiplexed and distributed. Topics include light sources, detectors, splices and connectors, couplers, fiber-optic systems and installation and types of fiber-optic equipment. Horizontal and vertical cabling techniques (facilities, cable ways) are taught to BICSI and EIA/TIA standards. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1210 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2255 - Fiber Optics & Cabling Lab


    1 Credit
    2 Lab Hours

    This laboratory is tailored primarily to enhance hands-on fiber optics. It covers experimentations on light sources (LEDs & LASERS), light detectors (photo diodes & photo transistors), making connectors, polishing and splicing, and testing fiber cables. The course also covers types of cables and measurements with test equipment. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2250 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2330 - Power Distribution


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    A course in electrical power distribution systems with a focus on the design of electrical distribution systems for utilities, industrial plants, commercial buildings, and automated control systems. Topics include services, transformers, substations, switchboards, distribution circuit components, faults, power factor, control panel wiring, and troubleshooting. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Spring Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2340 - Programmable Motion Contr.


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    Advanced course in solid-state controls for rotating machinery. Topics include programmable AC, DC drives, single and multi axis controllers, stepping motor controllers, the control of pick and place, continuous path robots, G-codes for programming of CNC equipment, encoders, resolvers, tachometers, synchros, accelerometers, and motion transducers. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Fall Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2350 - Graphical Machine Interfaces


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    A course in the creation and configuration of graphical operator interface panels (often called human machine interfaces, HMIs). Topics include the creation and configuration of HMI pushbuttons, indicators, data displays, data entry, graphs, and alarms. Co-requisite(s): EETH 2600 

    Semester Availability: Spring Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2360 - Industrial Communications


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    An introductory course in data communication as used in the industrial environment. Topics include the theoretical aspects of data communication such as bandwidth, channel capacities, error detection/correction, setting up and configuring different types of networks, RS-232, RS485, Ethernet, fiber optics, wireless networks, and several proprietary industrial networks. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Fall Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2370 - Programmable Process Contr.


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    An advanced course in closed-loop control systems and instrumentation. Topics include the modes of control, the programming of intelligent controllers, PLC, application software used in the industrial environment for process control, and various process transducers for measurements of temperature, flow, pressure, and level. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Spring Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2380 - Computer Integrated Lab


    3 Credits
    2 Class Hours, 3 Lab Hours

    This course covers the integration of multiple intelligent controllers and devices into a complete system. Topics include PLC, robots, CNC machinery, intelligent motion controllers, and troubleshooting. Prerequisite(s): EETH 2340 , EETH 2600 

    Semester Availability: Spring Offered at Cookeville location only

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    EETH 2410 - Hydraulics and Pneumatics


    4 Credits
    3 Class Hours, 3 Lab Hours

    This course covers fluid mechanics with emphasis on the use of hydraulics and pneumatics for power transmission and control purposes. Basic theory and application covers the relationship between fluid flow and pressure, accumulators, actuators, and the control of both fluid and air.

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2600 - Automatic Control Systems


    4 Credits
    3 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    An introduction to a wide range of industrial automatic controls. The programmable logic controller is the base of study with the emphasis on programming. Topics include the various types of transducers common to the industrial environment and the interfacing of I/O devices to the PLC. Modes of controls, process response, and the final correcting devices are discussed. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2640 - Electrical Code


    4 Credits
    3 Class Hours, 2 Lab Hours

    This course covers the use of the current National Electrical Code (NEC). Topics include the NEC history, ampacity, conductor size, overcurrent protection, grounding, motor branch circuit and feeder conductors, temperature corrections, service calculations, and number and size of conductors in raceways. Emphasis is on industrial and commercial applications.

    Semester Availability: Spring

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    EETH 2800 - Electrical Capstone Course


    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An advanced course that reviews all course material that is common to the Electrical Engineering Technology degree program and all of its concentrations. Includes a departmental exit exam that all program graduates are required to take. This course should be scheduled as closely as possible to the student’s graduation date. Prerequisite(s): EETH 1110 , EETH 1400 , and EETH 2010 

    Semester Availability: Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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English

  
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    ENGL 0810 - Learning Support English I


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Focuses on the writing process with concentration on drafting effective introductions, conclusions, body paragraphs, theses, and supporting details as well as effective use of language, grammar, and mechanics. Prerequisite(s): Level 1 placement in English . Note: Enrollment available only to students enrolled in a technical certificate program that requires learning support competency in English but does not require ENGL 1010 .

    Semester Availability: As needed

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ENGL 0815 - Writing Support


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    This course accompanies ENGL 1010 - English Composition I  and helps students to improve English and writing skills for this and other college-level classes. Successful completion of this course and ENGL 1010  prepares students for the writing they will do in subsequent college courses. This course cannot be taken by itself and must be completed with an on-ground section of ENGL 1010 . Prerequisite(s): Level 1 placement in English . Co-requisite(s): ENGL 1010  

    Semester Availability: All

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ENGL 1020 - English Composition II*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A study of argumentative and analytical writing. Topics include advanced methods of composition, analysis and explication of literature/ essays, elements of persuasion, use of evidence, and advanced methods of research. Prerequisite(s): Completion of ENGL 1010  

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2001 - Pop Literature and Culture


    (Honors Option Offered)

    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An analysis of popular literary genres. Specific topics are determined by the instructor and may include gothic, popular romances, mysteries, westerns, science-fiction and fantasy, children’s literature, and others. (Please check the class schedule for specific themes in Pop Literature and Culture because the focus of the course and the instructor change each semester.) Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English ; Level 2 placement in Reading  

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ENGL 2002 - 20th-Century Am Women Writers


    (Honors Option Offered)

    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    Introduces students to the literary contributions of 20th-century American women writers. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English ; Level 2 placement in Reading  

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ENGL 2005 - Creative Non-fiction Workshop


    (Honors Option Offered)

    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An introduction to the art of the personal essay. Topics include critical analysis of a variety of personal essays from the 20th century to today, crafting personal essays, critiquing peer work, and submitting a final portfolio. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English ; Level 2 placement in Reading  

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ENGL 2006 - Poetry Workshop


    (Honors Option Offered)

    1 Credit
    1 Class Hour

    An introduction to the art of poetry creation and revision. Topics include developing creative approaches to drafting new poems and revision techniques designed specifically for poetry. Prerequisite(s): Level 2 placement in English; Level 2 placement in Reading .

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ENGL 2010 - Literature: Fiction*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to short stories and novels. Topics include major literary themes, historical/social events that influenced the writers, literary terminology, characteristics of literature, interpretation of literature, and analysis of composition and style. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2010 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2020 - Literature: Poetry and Drama*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the works of major poets and dramatists. Topics include major literary themes, historical/social events that influenced the writers, literary terminology, characteristics of literature, interpretation of literature, and analysis of composition and major literary themes. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2020 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2030 - Themes in Literature & Culture*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An analysis of significant primary texts as forms of cultural and creative expression. Specific topics are determined by the instructor and may include gender, the supernatural, film, comedy, Greek and Roman literature, mythology, Native American literature, Shakespeare, and Southern literature. Students may register for this course multiple times as topics vary each semester. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2030 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2110 - Survey of American Lit I*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A survey of American literature from the time of Colonial expansion through the Civil War period. Topics include works of significant writers of fiction, poetry, prose, and/or drama, and the relevant historical context. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2110 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2116 - Writing for the Web


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    Develops comprehensible and useful content for the Web. Topics include critiques of the writing style of current Web pages, the design of online documentation, and the development of appropriate online copy. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010 . Note: ENGL 2116 does not meet the requirement for a general education core course.

    Semester Availability: Fall

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ENGL 2118 - Creative Writing


    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the process of imaginative writing. Topics include evaluation of model stories, poems, and personal essays; genres of fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction; and critical analysis of writing process and final work. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010 . Note: ENGL 2118 does not meet the requirement for a general education core course.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

    Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway

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    ENGL 2120 - Survey of American Lit II*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A survey of American literature from the period of post-Civil War regionalism through the present. Topics include the works of significant writers of fiction, poetry, prose, and/or drama, taking into account events in history which influenced them. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2120 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2133 - Multicultural Literature*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A survey of American authors and poets of various ethnic backgrounds. Topics include biography, essays, poetry, and short fiction by African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2133 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: All

    * This course is part of the general education core.

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    ENGL 2140 - Introduction to Cinema*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    An introduction to the basic elements of cinema. Topics include elements of classic films, techniques of analysis, and cinematic production techniques. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2140 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: Fall, Spring

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    ENGL 2210 - Survey of British Lit I*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A survey of British literature from Beowulf through the Restoration and the 18th century. Topics include the works of significant writers of fiction, poetry, prose, and/or drama, taking into account events in history that influenced them. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2210 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: Fall

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    ENGL 2220 - Survey of British Lit II*


    (Honors Option Offered)

    3 Credits
    3 Class Hours

    A survey of British literature from the period of Romanticism to the present. Topics include the works of significant writers of fiction, poetry, prose, and/or drama, taking into account events in history that influenced them. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 . Note: ENGL 2220 meets the requirement for a Humanities elective.

    Semester Availability: Spring

    * This course is part of the general education core.

    Syllabus

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    Click here for Spring 2019 course scheduling information.


 

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