Winterim Full List

ART

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

ART-186 Digital Photography (3 cr.) AS

  12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: No textbook is required. The only cost for the class is the Software (Adobe CC Photography Plan $9.95 per month). Camera: Any digital camera, mobile device, or smartphone. A computer with Internet Access is required. Chrome Books and iPads will NOT work.
Digital Photography is designed for the Communications Media majors who focus on the visual arts. It is highly recommended for those who concentrate their studies in video productions and web graphics. The focus of the class is the manipulation of digital images using Adobe146s Photoshop software. Although some basic principles of photography will be discussed, a previous photography course is not a prerequisite for enrollment. Students must be familiar with Microsoft146s Windows operating system software.

BIOLOGY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

BIO-151 Nutrition (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:MAT-053 or MAT-065; ENG-095
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course explores dietary sources, functions, and requirements of major nutrients for all individuals. Course topics include tools for healthy eating, digestion and absorption, the macronutrients, vitamins and minerals, water balance, energy balance, food safety and technology, and nutrition during the life stages. This course will also include the role that culture, diversity, and socioeconomic status plays in nutritional health.

BUSINESS

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

BUS-102 Introduction to Business (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is designed to introduce the student to American contemporary business, its nature and environment. A survey course providing exposure to the social responsibilities of business, management, production, human resources, marketing, finance, quantitative methods, world business law. Recommended to be taken early in business program.

BUS-161 Human Relations (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
Provides a foundation of accepted personal and business behavior in office relationships. Personality characteristics with relation to fellow employees and business Associates are an integral part of the course. Topics include motivation of individuals and groups, contribution to a desirable working atmosphere, adjustment to the job, stress management techniques and other areas of human relations.

BUS-180 Business Ethics (3 cr.) VT

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course will introduce students to ethical principles and the application of ethical principles to situations relevant to decision-making in the professional and business world.

FIN-121 Personal Finance (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:Complete MAT-053 or minimum math placement scores based on college assessment.
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course presents to students a general background in personal finance for successful applications in personal financial management such as basic money management, types of insurance, the basics of investing in bonds, stocks, and mutual funds, real estate, and tax strategies.

MKT-110 Principles of Marketing (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:At least one business course.
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook/course material for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course provides a picture of basic marketing principles and practices; focuses upon customer-driven strategies to attract, keep, and grow targeted customers. Concepts covered include: Web selling and diversity issues, along with the global marketplace, branding, pricing, and ethical issues.

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ CSC-110 Intro to Computers (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: A subscription to Cengage Unlimited is required for this course. EICC students will need to purchase Cengage Unlimited (digital access) from the college bookstore. MacBook and other Apple systems are not compatible.
This course introduces students to Windows-based?Personal Computer (PC) concepts and commonly used?Microsoft applications that are supported in?business and industry.? Students will use a?Windows Operating System while learning basic?operation of Microsoft Office applications?including Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.

CSC-116 Information Computing (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course presents the basic concepts of Information Systems (IS) and computer literacy. The course incorporates theory as well as hands-on practice, which focuses on spreadsheets and database management systems (DBMS).? This course satisfies a general education requirement for Computer Skills.

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

CRJ-100 Introduction to Criminal Just (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is an introduction to the Criminal Justice system: police, courts, and corrections. It will explore?the role of the Criminal Justice system in society and recommendations for reform. Career opportunities within Criminal Justice will be introduced and explored.

EDUCATION

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

EDU-235 Children's Literature (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is designed primarily for the student planning to enter elementary level teaching. The student will develop an understanding of why and what children read, and develop criteria for the selection of material for childrens recreational and curriculum enrichment.

GEOGRAPHY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ GEO-121 World Regional Geography (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
A survey course of basic geographical knowledge. Students will be introduced to geographical principles and concepts thus providing them with the tools to study both physical and human geography. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Cultural/Historical Perspectives Area.

GLOBAL STUDIES

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ GLS-100 Contemporary World Issues (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is an interdisciplinary approach to the study of issues affecting life in the modern world. It identifies topical areas to study as background to major contemporary issues. Typical areas of discussion will be ecology, world economy, resource utilization, and comparative cultures among others. Instruction will be primarily discussion oriented and will utilize guest lectures, outside reading and projects, and limited lecture. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Cultural/Historical Perspectives Area.

HEALTH

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

HSC-113 Medical Terminology (2 cr.) VT

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course enables students to recognize and define medical terminology as well as identify medical words from Greek and Latin prefixes, suffixes, word roots and combining forms. This course is offered in three formats: classroom instruction, online instruction, or as an independent study.

HISTORY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ HIS-151 U.S. History to 1877 (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
The study of political, cultural, social and economic developments in North American colonies and the United States from discovery through Reconstruction. Historical perspective and critical analysis are emphasized. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Cultural/Historical Perspectives Area.

✓ HIS-152 U.S. History Since 1877 (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
The study of the political, cultural, social, and economic developments from 1877 to the present. Historical perspective and critical analysis are emphasized. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Cultural/Historical Perspectives Area.

HUMANITIES

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ HUM-110 Changes & Choices (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course offers students an opportunity to explore ways in which the Humanities are integral in their personal and work lives, especially as they face change and make decisions. The course will explore works of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, history, philosophy, and art, and apply themes from these works to their own lives. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Arts and Humanities Area.

LITERATURE

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ LIT-101 Intro to Literature (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:ENG-105 or ENG-107
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is an introduction to the major literary genres: the short story, poetry, drama, and the novel. Emphasis is placed on formal, thematic, historical, cultural, and critical elements of literature, as well as the relationship between literature and the human condition. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Arts and Humanities Area.

MANAGEMENT

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

MGT-101 Principles of Management (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is designed to explain the history and development of management theory and practice. Behavioral and scientific schools of management philosophy are examined. Components of organizations and how they must be integrated at all levels in an organization in order to produce an effective system are presented.

MATHEMATICS

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:Complete MAT-065 or MAT-066 with a minimum grade of C- or better or minimum math placement score based on college assessment within the last two years. Immediate prerequisite course must have been completed within the last two years.
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: Students will have access to course materials through Pearson MyMathLab. Fees for access to this component are assessed at the time of registration and students will NOT need to purchase additional textbooks or access codes for access to these materials. (Digital Content & eBook Course) This course is proctored. This could mean that the instructor uses the online proctoring software and/or requires testing at a physical location such as the Testing Center. If the instructor uses online proctoring software, you will need a working computer with a camera, audio, and reliable internet access. Please check with the instructor of this course for details.
This course is designed for the liberal arts?student. The course will include units on logic,?problem-solving, sets, counting methods and?probability, statistics, financial mathematics,?and different base systems. The following topics?may be included, number theory, social choice and?decision making, applications of logarithms,?applications of mathematics in the arts, and?geometry.

MUSIC

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ MUS-100 Music Appreciation (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course introduces students to an exploration of the basic music elements, a survey of musical periods and their characteristics from the ancient through the twentieth century; and a discussion of the differences between Western and non-Western musical form and function. Listening and concert attendance is required. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Arts and Humanities Area.

MUS-204 History of Rock and Roll (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is a study of Rock and Roll from the mid 1950s to the present. It is designed to create critical listeners of popular culture music through analysis of song forms, rock band instrumentation, and the political, cultural, and social significance of song lyrics.

PHILOSOPHY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ PHI-105 Intro to Ethics (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is designed to give an introduction to ethics from a philosophical perspective. As with any philosophical activity, it will be an inquiry into the fundamental principles and basic concepts that are found at work in the ongoing determination of right and wrong in human life. This course satisfies a genearl education requirement in the Arts and Humanities Area.

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ POL-111 American National Government (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is a survey of American government and politics. It includes discussion of the historical foundations and fundamental principles of American democracy, the basic institutions of government, the fundamental rights of citizens and the public policy process. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Social Sciences Area.

PSYCHOLOGY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ PSY-111 Intro to Psychology (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is an examination of the fundamentals of behavior. It is designed to familiarize students with human behavior, how it is studied, and the applications of the results of that study. Theoretical issues, comprehension of research findings, and research techniques will also be examined. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Social Sciences Area.

PSY-121 Developmental Psychology (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the process and interrelationship of physical, emotional, intellectual, and social evolution in the individual. Attention is given to these human potentials throughout the life-cycle from conception to death.

PSY-241 Abnormal Psychology (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:PSY-111 or consent of instructor.
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook/course material for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of abnormal behavior as it exists in modern life. Also, the student will be given criteria to recognize abnormal behavior and be shown theoretical aspects along with treatment designs.

RELIGION

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ REL-101 Survey of World Religions (3 cr.) P AS

Prerequisite:ENG-095; or minimum English placement score based on college assessment.
 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This is an introductory course to the origins and historical developments of various religions of the world. Particular emphasis will be placed on understanding why peoples of the world embrace various religions, and the role religion plays in giving meaning and purpose to personal and social existence. The course will provide students the opportunity to understand world events through an understanding of the impact of religious beliefs and values on people146s daily lives. The study will include a survey of Religions of Prehistoric Cultures; Native American Religions; African Religions; Religions of India; Religions of China and Japan; Religions of Southwest Asia; Christianity; the Bahai Religion; and New Religions in America. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Arts and Humanities Area.

SOCIOLOGY

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

SOC-110 Intro Sociology (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook/course material for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course introduces students to a framework of thinking that involves theories in social structure, structural functionalism, symbolic interaction, feminism, and conflict theories, with respect to family, education, economic stratification, poverty, race, ethnic inequality, gender, family, socialization, government, politics, violence, crime and religion. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Social Sciences Area.

SOC-120 Marriage and Family (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
This course is a study of the contemporary American family, the interpersonal relationships of family members, the emergence of human personality, and the roles and role expectations of our culture, with emphasis on how they affect the student.

SPEECH

Online - Clinton, Muscatine & Scott Community Colleges

✓ SPC-112 Public Speaking (3 cr.) AS

 12/22/23-01/22/24TBATBA ONLN 
NOTE: The textbook for this class is embedded in your course and you do NOT need to purchase a printed textbook or access code. Fees for access to this embedded material are included as part of course registration fees.
This course is an introduction to public speaking with emphasis on organization, presentation, and listening. Students will gain experience in the process and principles of public speaking including audience analysis, selection and organization, and style and delivery. Practice in preparation and delivery of a minimum of 30 minutes of graded informative and persuasive extemporaneous speeches are required. This course satisfies a general education requirement in the Communications Area.