Campus Courses

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ARTD 310 - Design Foundations

Description: The purpose of this course is to generate and develop beginning design ability, senses and skills, through materials, methods and graphic techniques in order to communicate more effectively for business purposes. Additional course fee is required.

ARTD 485 - Selected Topics

Description: A lecture/studio class that deals with areas of interest in design. Student may need to purchase additional supplies. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 111 - Drawing I

Description: This course is a study of materials, methods and techniques used for drawing with pencil, ink, charcoal and other drawing media. Art majors given preference. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 112 - Drawing II

Description: This course is a study of materials, methods and techniques used for drawing with pencil, ink, charcoal and other drawing media. Art majors given preference. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 111 Drawing I.

ARTS 241 - Beginning Ceramics

Description: Introduction to basic hand-building techniques and surface design. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 111 Drawing I.

ARTS 341 - Intermediate Ceramics

Description: A course that further develops the student's knowledge and skill in throwing, hand building, and firing techniques in ceramics. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 241 Beginning Ceramics.

ARTS 345 - Selected Studio Media

Description: TA lecture/studio course that deals with an area of interest and faculty specialty, such as watercolor, kiln-worked glass, jewelry, encaustic painting and bookmaking. The lower-division class is required of the student in the given topic before they can take a more advanced course. The student under a different topic may repeat this course. Student may need to purchase additional supplies. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 441 - Advanced Ceramics

Description: This class focuses on the individual artistic development of students as they combine techniques and subject matter into a personal style of visual communication. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 341 ntermediate Ceramics.

BIBL 260 - Life of Christ

Description: The Synoptic Gospels - Matthew, Mark and Luke - form the foundation for this inquiry into the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. Taking BIBL 100 Bible Survey or BIBL 102 Literature of the New Testament first is recommended.

BIBL 285/485 - Selected Topics

Description: Occasional special courses chosen to fit the interests and needs of students and faculty.

BIBL 350 - Writings of John

Description: This course explores what it means to believe in Jesus Christ, the Son of God, as depicted in the Johannine Gospel and Epistles. Special attention will be given to John's Christology, sociological setting, and message as they relate to the lives of modern readers. Taking BIBL 100 Bible Survey or BIBL 102 Literature of the New Testament first is recommended.

BIOL 221 - Human Anatomy & Physiology I

Description: This covers structure and function of the human body. Fall semester topics include basic chemistry, body organization, integument, skeleton, muscles, and the nervous system, including special senses. The course meets general education requirements and is designed for nonscience majors. Three lectures and one laboratory per week. Additional course fee is required.

CMCO 285 - Selected Topics

Description: An introductory seminar offered on an occasional basis addressing a current topic in the field that is of special interest to students and current faculty.

COMM 100 - Introduction to Communication

Description: An introduction to the study of human communication, this course requires students to apply communication principles to interpersonal, group and public contexts. Particular emphasis is on the practice of public speaking. Students will prepare and deliver several oral presentations.

MATH 202 - Calculus ll

Description: This is a study of applications of integration, techniques of integration, techniques for improper integrals, limits of indeterminate forms, sequence and series, polar coordinates and parametric equations in the plane. Prerequisite: MATH 201 Calculus I.

MATH 285 - Selected Topics

Description: A class with topics in mathematics chosen to fit special needs orinterests of students, faculty or visiting professors. Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

PHIL 180 - Ethics

Description: Ethics consists of an analysis of the ethical theories and systems by which persons make judgments and choices, with special attention to contemporary moral issues and the modern revival of virtue theory.

PHYS 150 - Physics of Every Day Life

Description: A relevant and practical introduction to everyday physical phenomena through a conceptual survey of various physics topics, including motion, energy, sound, light, electricity and relativity. No mathematical background is required. This course meets the general education requirement and is designed for nonscience majors. Two lectures and one laboratory period per week. Additional course fee is required.

REL 300 - Christian Foundations

Description: Christ-centered believers are united in basic understandings that should inform and guide all of life, including service, worship and vocation. This course introduces a Christian view of the world through the lens of historic theology and its implications for living the Christian life. Prerequisites: BIBL 100 Bible Survey, or BIBL 101 and BIBL 102 Literature of the Old and New Testaments.

SOCI 150 - Principles of Sociology

Description: An introduction to the study of society, including the study of the shared relationships that create social organization and social processes of society. Required for sociology majors and for admission into the social work major.

THEA 285 - Selected Topics in Theatre

Description: Characteristically offered as part of May Term. Special courses offered occasionally to meet the needs and interests of students, professors and visiting professors, specifically including technical theatre.

WRIT 110 - College Writing

Description: A course concentrating on expository writing, with an introduction to basic research methods. Argumentative writing is also introduced.