Emphasizes basic skills and techniques in child guidance. Develops personal resources and explores performance skills through such activities as theatre games, role playing, improvisation, work on basic script units and performance of scenes. Develops competencies required to teach readiness and basic skills to children with special needs in private or public school settings. Provides comprehensive study of the purpose and interpretations of the National Electrical Code that deal primarily with industrial wiring methods, including state and local regulations. Continues with the second in a series of field experiences providing supervised direct patient care in out-of-hospital advanced life support units. Applies principles during the assessment and management of trauma, medical, and specialty patients in a laboratory environment. Includes Advanced Life Support (ALS) airway management, electrical therapy, pharmacology, drug and fluid administration with emphasis on patient assessment, differential diagnosis and management of cardiovascular emergencies.
Reviews the history of and legal requirements for providing intervention and educational services for young children with special needs. Includes the preparation of lesson plans, instructional units, and individualized Education Programs (IEP's). It will incorporate the current American Heart Association (AHA) - ACLS guidelines and curriculum including stroke management. Introduces the engineering profession, professional concepts, ethics, and responsibility. Teaches equilibrium, free-body diagrams, moments, couples, distributed forces, centroids, moments of inertia analysis of two- force and multi-force members and friction and internal forces.
Enhances skills necessary to provide organizational and technical support in a contemporary office setting. Focuses on diversity of life, anatomy and physiology of organisms, and ecosystem organization and processes in an evolutionary context. Introduces economic systems, essential elements of business organization, production, human resource management, marketing, finance and risk management. Introduces factors relating to the work of supervisors and subordinates. Presents the various steps considered necessary when going into business.Utilizes financial tools for decision making, budgets and time value of money. Includes surveying agricultural crops and their importance in the economy. Demonstrates electronic components and circuits as applied to air conditioning system. Includes field trips and gallery assignments as appropriate. Includes hand building the potter’s wheel and clays and glazes. Addresses strategies for intervention and support for exceptional children and English Language Learners. Introduces early childhood development through activities and experiences in early childhood, pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and primary programs.Explores retirement, transition planning, personal financial management, and capital acquisition techniques. Introduces the science and technology involved in sustainable animal production and management practices. Presents problems in the design and production of functional and non-functional ceramic works. Investigates classroom organization and procedures and use of classroom time and materials, approaches to education for young children, professionalism and curricular procedures. Exposes students to instrument sharpening, time management and client education techniques and methods. Exposes students to instrument sharpening, time management and client education techniques and methods.Develops machine transcription skills, integrating operation of transcribing equipment with understanding of medical terminology. Focuses on lexicalized finger spelling and numeral incorporation as used by native users of American Sign Language. Develops vocabulary, conversational competence and grammatical knowledge with a total immersion approach. Documents similarities between signed languages and spoken languages in general. Focuses on the elements of storytelling in American Sign Language and the techniques that deaf individuals utilize to pass on the histories and traditions of the deaf community. Introduces understanding, speaking, reading, and writing skills and emphasizes basic Arabic sentence structure. Discusses the diversity of cultures in the Arab world. Discusses the diversity of cultures in the Arab world. Introduces the physical properties and characteristics of building materials and methods of construction. Teaches the principles and techniques of architectural drawing practices through the use of architecture specific CAD software. Part I focuses on the art of India and Southeast Asia. Introduces concepts such as proportion, space, perspective, tone and composition as applied to still life, landscape and the figure. Includes woodcut, silkscreen, etching and lithography. Introduces human anatomy and physiology primarily to those planning to pursue an AAS degree in nursing. Emphasizes shrubs, vines, weeds, wildflowers, ferns, and mushrooms. Presents information establishing financial and administrative controls, developing a marketing strategy, managing business operations and the legal and government relationships specific to small businesses. Focuses on application of management principles to realistic situations managers encounter as they attempt to achieve organizational objectives. Includes procedures for management of human resources and uses case studies and problems to demonstrate implementation of these techniques. Teaches the basic techniques of effective oral and written communication. Introduces property and contract law, agency and partnership liability, and government regulatory law. Focuses on business organization and dissolution, bankruptcy and Uniform Commercial Code. Contemporary issues will be explored in a highly participatory class environment. Discusses general chemistry concepts as they apply to issues within our society and environment. Emphasizes experimental and theoretical aspects of inorganic, organic and biological chemistry. Emphasizes the early development of children's language and literacy skills.Emphasizes dictation techniques and accurate transcription of medical documents in prescribed formats. Studies refrigeration theory, tools and equipment, soldering, brazing, refrigeration systems, system components, compressors, evaporators, metering devices. Introduces types of fuels and their characteristics of combustion; types, components and characteristics of burners and burner efficiency analyzers. Introduces the fundamentals of American Sign Language (ASL) used by the Deaf Community, including basic vocabulary, syntax, finger spelling and grammatical non manual signals. Develops gestural skills as a foundation for ASL enhancement. Explores career options for serving Deaf/hard-of-hearing people and/or for using American Sign Language skills in a career. Introduces increasingly complex grammatical aspects including those unique to ASL. Contact with the deaf community is encouraged to enhance linguistic and cultural knowledge. Describes the major linguistic components and processes of English and ASL. Emphasizes ASL's status as a natural language by comparing and contrasting similarities and unique differences between the two languages. Emphasizes comprehension and production of short stories in American Sign Language with emphasis on sign production clarity and conceptual accuracy. Discusses the diversity of cultures in the Arab world. Includes review of residential and light commercial wood-frame construction techniques and an introduction to steel and concrete structural systems. Utilizes the commands and features of the software to generate drawings that emphasize architectural design and structural systems. Part II focuses on the art of China, Japan, and Korea. Introduces art to the student without previous training. Uses drawing media such as pencil, charcoal, ink wash and color media. Covers basic chemical concepts, cellular physiology, as well as the anatomy and physiology of human organ systems. Students will be able to apply these legal principles to landlord/tenant disputes, consumer rights issues, employment relationships, and other business transactions. Introduces international law and the emerging fields of E-Commerce and Internet Law. Discusses general chemistry concepts as they apply to issues within our society and environment. Provides hands on lab experiences designed to reinforce the fundamentals of biological chemistry taught in CHM 260 such as biochemistry assays, enzyme kinetics, enzyme purification, chromatography, electrophoresis and use of western blots. Presents techniques and methods for supporting all aspects of early literacy.