Class times listed below are general class times for each program. Individual class times may vary. General Education classes may run outside of the times listed below. Practicum/Co-op/Internship/Clinical times and locations are arranged. For more specific information, please contact an entry advisor or your instructor.
The ENGLISH LANGUAGE ACQUISITION (ELA) Foundations program supports immigrants and refugees to improve their English for college and career success. Courses address skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, technology, and math.
The HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY (HSE) program supports adults in improving their skills in reading, writing, oral communication and math in the context of science, social studies, art, health, and technology. Students may elect to prepare for their GED® exams or pursue their Adult High School+ Diploma (HS+ Diploma). HS+ Diploma is an opportunity for adults aged 21 and over to complete their Washington State High School Diploma by demonstrating competency in the required subject areas. The program combines current coursework with previous learning and experience. Students select from courses focused on English Language Acquisition (ELA) or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Bilingual Spanish/English courses are also available in the HSE program.
The COLLEGE & CAREER READINESS (CCR) program supports students in intensive preparation for the next steps of their college and career pathway.
ON CAMPUS COURSE AVAILABILITY
For on-campus classes, come to building D anytime Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to get started. Courses are available during the following timeslots. There are also hybrid courses, which do not meet in class every day, but do include online coursework which must be completed outside of class time.
|Time||English Language Acquisition (ELA) Foundation||High School Equivalency||Bilingual Spanish/English HSE||College & Career Readiness|
For off-campus classes, visit the off-campus locations page.
AVIATION GROUND SCHOOL - PRIVATE PILOT
This 60-hour aviation pilot ground course offers guidance and training to help pass the required FAA "written" knowledge test, the first step required toward achieving a FAA Pilot License. Also a great course for those just interested in learning more about aviation as it relates associated flight operations. 1/2 hour of Motion Simulator time is also included! (Subject to CFI availability). In addition, it provides an excellent in depth review for returning pilots. Some elements covered are generic piston aircraft systems, aerodynamics, weather, navigation, airport & airspace operations, communications and Federal Air Regulations. Upon successful completion of the course a certificate will be provided allowing the student to take the actual FAA multiple choice "written" test. Includes all books and other items such a plotter and mechanical flight computer. Off campus site classroom is located at Renton Municipal Airport, allowing direct access to aircraft, associated support items and airport operations when needed. Fee: $599
BOILER OPERATOR LICENSING CLASS 3 & 4
Students review boiler and pressure vessel construction and operation of steam and hot water heating plants and systems, including moderate size high-pressure boilers. This class is the first step in preparing individuals for a third or fourth grade license examination with the City of Seattle and the Tacoma Steam Advisory Certification Board. To qualify for license examination, eighty hours of observation time is also required. The eighty hours can be either observation on a job site or completion of BLRS 111, Boiler Operator Lab. For up-to-the-minute license exam information and changes, contact the City of Seattle or the City of Tacoma. Textbook required. Fee: $999
|BLRS 110||Q209||8||J115||01/11/20-03/21/20||07:00AM-03:30PM||Sa||JACKSON J|
BOILER OPERATOR REFRESHER COURSE
The purpose of this refresher training is to ensure the safe operation of boilers and accessories with a review of the following areas: codes and regulations, safety, operation of boilers and new technology. A Certificate of Award is issued upon successful completion of this class as proof to the City of Seattle and the Tacoma Steam Advisory Certification Board for renewal of your boiler operator's license. Fee: $149
|BLRS 210||Q215||0||F107||02/29/20-02/29/20||10:00AM-06:30PM||Sa||CHAPIN T|
ELEARNING DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT FOR COMMUNITY COLLEGE EDUCATORS
ELEARNING IN THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
This is a survey-style style course that explores different online format options along with evolving technologies and how they are intertwined. It will also take a look at current changes in higher education and society at large. The range of student needs and how to best meet them will also be discussed. 3 Continuing Education Units. Fee: $175
|ELEA 101||W001||0||ONLINE||01/22/20-03/04/20||ARR||ARR||KIMANI B|
COURSE DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION
This class will focus on creating course design for student success. From navigational concerns to alignment of course and unit objectives, students will begin the process of course layout. Fee: $175
|ELEA 102||W002||0||ONLINE||01/22/20-03/04/20||ARR||ARR||FALCONER E|
ELECTRICAL PLANT MAINTENANCE
PLANT & MACHINE MAINTENANCE - ELECTRICAL II
This theoretical course is designed for plant and machine maintenance trainees. Basic theory and application areas include continuation of theory on DC and AC circuits and introduction to complex AC circuits. Other areas covered are basic laws and formulae, resistive, inductive, and capacitive loads and calculations, power and power factor, self and mutual inductance, transformers, batteries, AC and DC generator/alternators, AC and DC motors, control circuits, test instruments, circuit diagrams, pilot devices, single and three phase circuits, maintenance issues, and safety. Prerequisite(s): ELECS 115 or instructor approval. Textbook is required.
|ELECS 116||Q402||7||E405||01/09/20-03/26/20||06:00PM-10:00PM||TTh||MEAKIN A|
This course is for individuals who have had previous experience or have completed Machining/Lathe and emphasizes advanced shop practices, basic machine and hand tool operation, and the use of industrial milling and grinding machinery. ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE SAFETY GLASSES AND LEATHER SHOES. Fee: $599
|MTECS 182||K314||5||F104||01/11/20-03/21/20||08:30AM-05:00PM||Sa||SHEEHAN S|
TEACHING ESSENTIALS CERTIFICATE
TECHNOLOGY FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING
This course is designed to familiarize you with useful technology for your course modality and subject matter. You will have the chance to explore and collaborate with your colleagues as well as utilize social networks to access tools and tech teaching approaches. Fee: $100
|EDUC 170||W754||3||ONLINE||01/15/20-02/12/20||ARR||ARR||FALCONER E|
INTEGRATING CULTURAL DIVERSITY INTO THE CURRICULUM
This online course focuses on awareness of diversity and equity issues; to develop skills in teaching diverse students to ensure that all are treated equitably and to help students interact with one another with an understanding and appreciation of fundamental similarities while celebrating diversity. Fee: $100
|EDUC 282||W756||3||ONLINE||02/20/20-03/20/20||ARR||ARR||FALCONER E|
INTRODUCTION TO WELDING
Students receive individualized instruction to learn basic welding processes, oxy-fuel safety and cutting, plasma cutting, base metal preparation, equipment and setup, and weld quality. Students will have the opportunity to weld with one or more processes including gas welding, stick and MIG. This course is designed for hobbyists as well as individuals interested in career exploration or advancements. If you have a welding machine in your garage, this course will teach you to use it! This course may be repeated. Fee: $495
|WELDS 180||K650||4||A1||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||STUART E|
The student will learn welding vocabulary, welding theory, safe handling practices and set-up of all related welding equipment with individualized instruction. Students will weld using one or more welding processes used in industries such as manufacturing, structural, automotive, and artistic sculpture work. Welding processes include sticf, MIG, Flux Core, TIG and Oxy-fuel welding. An introduction to torch and plasma cutting is included. Preparation for WABO certification is an option. This course may be repeated. Fee: $495
|WELDS 182||K652||4||A1||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||STUART E|
ADVANCED WELDING I
This course is designed for an experienced welder to continue building their skill set with individualized instruction. This course focuses on all position welding and weld quality and appearance. Students will learn common welding tests and techniques. WABO certification is available in all welding processes. This course may be repeated. Fee: $495
|WELDS 184||K654||4||A1||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||STUART E|
ADVANCED WELDING II
This course is designed for an experienced welder to improve skills with individualized instruction. Options in this course include pipe welding and certifications as well as stainless steel and aluminum in any process and all positions. WABO certification is available in all welding processes. This course may be repeated. Fee: $495
|WELDS 186||K656||4||A1||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||STUART E|
WELDING FABRICATION I
This course provides fabrication instruction to those who are proficient in at least one arc welding process. The instruction includes project planning, trade math, welding blueprints, layouts, joint design, rolling, bending, plasma cutting, grinding, polishing finishing and other various fabrication methods. Students are required to purchase their own materials for projects. Prerequisite(s): Instructor permission. Fee: $599
|WELDS 188||K618||5||A10||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||PARKER D|
WELDING FABRICATION II
This course provides fabrication instruction to those who are proficient in at least one arc welding process. In this class students design, plan, layout, cut and fabricate their own welding projects. Students are required to purchase their own materials for projects. Prerequisite(s): WELDS 188. Fee: $599
|WELDS 190||K622||5||A10||01/07/20-03/26/20||05:30PM-09:30PM||TTh||PARKER D|
RELIGION AND CULTURE
This course is an anthropological exploration of religion. Using a combination of classical and contemporary works, students explore how religion is understood and lived by different people, how it shapes culture and cultural perceptions, and how it manifests in various political and cultural expressions, including in popular culture. Additionally, the class examines how religions are informed by historical and cultural change, and how they position different groups of peple in relation to their respective sociopolitical worlds, with themes such as religion as a cultural system; ritual and symbols; gender, sexuality and religion; religion and media; secularism; and religion in a post-9/11 United States.
|ANTH& 234||G128||5||H202||01/08/20-03/25/20||12:30PM-02:30PM||MW||MOHIBULLAH H|
APPLIED MATHEMATICS FOR BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY
This course lays the foundation for the study of algebra and its application to business and industry. The topics covered include: real numbers, properties of real numbers, operations on real numbers; absolute values, variables, simplifying algebraic expressions; solving linear equations; geometry; units of measurement; introduction to graphs, statistics and probability.
|AMATH 175||G504||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||06:00PM-07:45PM||TTh||CHAKRABARTI R|
|AMATH 175||G501||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:30AM||MW||COOKSEY M|
|AMATH 175||G431||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||03:00PM-05:30PM||MW||ROTH A|
|AMATH 175||G305||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||TTh||TRAN V|
|AMATH 175||G436||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||08:00AM-10:30AM||TTh||TRAN V|
|AMATH 175||N444||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||WALL S|
This course applies intermediate algebra to personal finance. Mathematical concepts will include linear, quadratic, exponential, logarithmic, and piecewise defined functions; graphing; distributions; measures for center; and spread of distributions. Financial concepts include income, taxes, discounts, simple and compound interest, buying on credit, depreciation, expenses, budgeting, annuities, stocks and bonds, and planning for retirement.
|AMATH 190||G513||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||06:00PM-07:45PM||TTh||CHAKRABARTI R|
|AMATH 190||G503||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:30AM||MW||COOKSEY M|
|AMATH 190||G432||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||03:00PM-05:30PM||MW||ROTH A|
|AMATH 190||G309||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||TTh||TRAN V|
|AMATH 190||G434||5||H301||01/07/20-03/26/20||08:00AM-10:30AM||TTh||TRAN V|
BRIDGE TO PRECALCULUS
This course covers intermediate algebra topics necessary for success in precalculus and beyond. Students study polynomials and functions (quadratic, rational, exponential, and logarithmic). Prerequisite(s): AMATH 190 with a 2.0 or higher, or placement.
|AMATH 193||G359||3||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-07:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|AMATH 193||G313||3||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||12:00PM-01:30PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
This course helps students analyze and appreciate art from diverse world cultures. Topics may include technique, design, terminology, style, and theme applied to a variety of art forms.
|ART& 100||G150||5||H310||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||MW||KIRKLAND H|
SURVEY OF BIOLOGY
This laboratory science class introduces students to important concepts in biology and how they apply to problems relevant to humans and society. Students will explore core concepts including cells, genetics, and evolution and will apply the process of science through experimentation. Not intended for pre-nursing students. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL& 100||G400||5||H306/F101||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:20PM||MW||REDD S|
INTRODUCTION TO ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
This course provides students with an introduction to the basic concepts of anatomy and physiology. It includes organization, classification and control of anatomical structures and an introduction to the major body systems. The course covers some medical terminology and introduces some concepts from chemistry, and biochemistry. This course is intended for non-science majors or entry level allied health majors. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL 105||N434||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||SZABO D|
Students explore the basic biological principles that describe and explain the nature of life. Topics include cell biology, molecular biology (including basic biochemistry and DNA structure and function), metabolism, and genetics. Students practice skills in both the classroom and the laboratory through formats such as group exercises, laboratory activities, quizzes, and exams. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL& 160||G524||5||H306/F101||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:50AM||MW||REDD S|
|BIOL& 160||G542||5||H306/F101||01/07/20-03/26/20||08:00AM-10:50AM||TTh||REDD S|
|BIOL& 160||N460||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||SZABO D|
|F101||Lab Dates: 1/18, 2/8, 3/7||01:00PM-05:00PM||Sa|
|BIOL& 160||N498||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||SZABO D|
|F101||Lab Dates: 1/18, 2/8, 3/7||08:00AM-12:00PM||Sa|
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
This is the first of two classes designed for students who want to enter professional health care programs. It is a study of the gross anatomy and functioning of the human body. Covers body organization, cellular structure and function, fundamentals of chemistry and the physiology, structure and function of all the body systems. Lab includes microscopic tissue studies, dissection, work with ADAM software, and physiology projects related to the systems studied. Prerequisite(s): Completion of BIOL& 160, General Biology, with a 2.0 or higher. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL& 241||G506||5||H109/F101||01/07/20-03/26/20||09:00AM-10:50AM||TThF||XIE F|
|BIOL& 241||N440||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||STOVER C|
|F101||Lab Dates: 2/1, 2/22, 3/21||08:00AM-12:00PM||Sa|
|BIOL& 241||N452||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||STOVER C|
|F101||Lab Dates: 1/31, 2/21, 3/20||09:00AM-01:00PM||F|
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II
This is the second of two classes designed for students who want to enter professional health care programs. It is a study of the gross anatomy and functioning of the human body. Covers body organization, cellular structure and function, fundamentals of chemistry and the physiology, structure and function of all the body systems. Lab includes microscopic tissue studies, dissection, work with ADAM software, and physiology projects related to the systems studied. Prerequisite(s): Completion of BIOL& 241 Human Anatomy & Physiology I, with a 2.0 or higher. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL& 242||G516||5||H109/F101||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:30AM-01:20PM||TThF||XIE F|
|BIOL& 242||N442||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||STOVER C|
|F101||Lab Dates: 2/1, 2/22, 3/21||01:00PM-05:00PM||Sa|
Microbiology is a comprehensive course introducing classification, structure, and function of microbes. Focus includes disease causing bacteria, viruses, protozoa and fungi. The role of this microorganism in nature, environmental impact, and health applications is covered. Laboratory is an integral component, which includes training on microscope, slide prep, aseptic technique transfer/inoculation of bacteria, use of various media to select, isolate, and characterize organisms. Prerequisite(s): Completion of BIOL& 160, General Biology, with a grade of 2.0 or higher. Lab Fee: $25
|BIOL& 260 (HYBRID)||G848||5||H108/J306||01/07/20-03/25/20||09:15AM-11:15AM||TW||BABEL S|
|BIOL& 260||N428||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||BABEL S|
|J306||Lab Dates: 1/25, 2/15, 3/14||12:30PM-04:30PM||Sa|
INTRODUCTION TO CHEMISTRY
This introductory course discusses the basic concepts in general and inorganic chemistry. It is designed to prepare students for coursework in health sciences or more advanced scientific coursework by laying the foundation of the most 'elemental' science - chemistry. Topics covered range from the nature of atoms to chemical reactions and include homework, laboratories, exams, and group exercises. Prerequisite(s): Placement into MATH 095 or completion of MATH 085, MATH 092, AMATH 185, or AMATH 190 with a 2.0 or higher. Lab Fee: $25
|CHEM& 121||G522||5||H108/J306||01/09/20-03/26/20||10:30AM-12:30PM||MThF||BABEL S|
|CHEM& 121||N400||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||BABEL S|
|J306||Lab Dates: 1/25, 2/15, 3/14||08:15AM-12:15PM||Sa|
INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIC AND BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY
Introduction to organic chemistry and biochemistry includes study of the nomenclature, structure, reactions and synthesis of organic compounds and biochemistry applications in the nursing field. Structure and properties of the major classes of organic compounds with particular reference to organic molecules and their relationship to polymers, such as carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids. Course is primarily intended for those who are interested in the application of the principles of organic chemistry and biochemistry to related areas of science such as genetics, microbiology, physiology, and nutrition. Course learning involves lectures and labs. Prerequisite(s): CHEM& 121 or instructor permission. Lab Fee: $25
|CHEM& 131 (HYBRID)||N762||5||J306/||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:45AM-01:35PM||T||BABEL S|
COMMUNICATION & COMPOSITION
INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION
In this course students study the fundamentals of the communication process and apply them to personal and workplace relationships. Emphasis is on applying communication theory to interviewing, small group communications and public speaking. Students are required to prepare and give oral presentations.
|CMST& 101||G106||5||H201||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||MW||EDWARDS M|
|CMST& 101||N438||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||EDWARDS M|
|CMST& 101||N436||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||EDWARDS M|
This course in public speaking helps students develop effective speaking skills through understanding the elements involved in effective speech. Students will prepare speeches designed for a variety of purposes. Prerequisite(s): Eligible for COMP 100 or instructor's permission.
|CMST& 220||N770||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||EDWARDS M|
This practical writing course assists student with academic writing. The class incorporates journal summaries and basic essay formats to help students build on their sentence and paragraph strengths to be successful in college-level writing. This class assists students in moving their writing forward through practice.
|COMP 100||G102||5||H302||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||MW||HIGGINS K|
|COMP 100||G124||5||H302||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||MW||HIGGINS K|
|COMP 100||G134||5||H303||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||TTh||HUDSPETH J|
|COMP 100||G108||5||H304||01/07/20-03/26/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||TTh||WALSH S|
Macro economics focuses on the national economy - the determination of the national income level, economic growth and prosperity; government spending and taxation, money and banking, analysis of employment, inflation, aggregate output and economic growth, and fiscal and monetary policy tools including the intended and unintended effects of government policies including the effects of both demand-side and supply-side fiscal and monetary policies on the economy.
|ECON& 202 (HYBRID)||N492||5||H311||01/07/20-03/26/20||06:30PM-09:00PM||M||DEWITT C|
ENGLISH COMPOSITION I
This college-level writing course develops a wide-range of expository writing and critical-thinking skills, including audience awareness, persuasive purpose, independent editing, and resource and literary analysis. Students incorporate composition ideas from primary experience and secondary sources. Students learn and demonstrate skills in integrating and documenting their writing researched materials, according to an academically-recognized style, such as APA, Chicago, or MLA. Students revise drafts based on constructive comments offered by their peers and instructor. Upon successful completion of the course, students are able to write essays (of at least 1,000 words), demonstrating the conventions of standard written English. Prerequisite(s): COMP 100 with a 2.0 or higher, or recommendation from the directed self-placement (DSP).
|ENGL& 101||G142||5||H302||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||MW||HIGGINS K|
|ENGL& 101||G182||5||H302||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||MW||HIGGINS K|
|ENGL& 101||G204||5||H303||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||TTh||HUDSPETH J|
|ENGL& 101||G158||5||H304||01/07/20-03/26/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||TTh||WALSH S|
|ENGL& 101||N414||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||POLLARD-JOHNSON L|
|ENGL& 101||N416||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||POLLARD-JOHNSON L|
|ENGL& 101||N418||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||WALSH S|
This course helps students develop ideas to guide research, to gather information from the library, internet, experts and other sources, and to judge the quality of the information. They learn to use ideas from a large number of sources as evidence in essays and longer research papers. Prerequisite(s): Completion of ENGL& 101 with a grade of 2.0 or higher.
|ENGL& 102||N516||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||HIGGINS K|
|ENGL& 102||N402||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||HUDSPETH J|
INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY
Examines geologic processes that shape the Earth. Emphasis placed on understanding the language and methods of science as applied to our changing planet. Students develop critical thinking skills and apply them to regional geology. Topics include earthquakes, volcanism, glaciers, rivers and structure of the Earth. May include field trips. Includes laboratory.
|GEOL& 101||N456||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||LEWICKI M|
SURVEY OF AMERICAN HISTORY
This survey course examines the creation and evolution of the United States beginning with the histories of pre-contact native peoples and continuing through the present time. Through the exploration of key figures, eras and events, students develop historical thinking skills, draw conclusions from competing and contradictory sources, and recognize the role of perspective in historical documentation.
|HIST 110||G156||5||H205||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||MW||FOLDEN-SHORTT S|
|HIST 110||N482||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||FOLDEN-SHORTT S|
INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES
This course takes an interdisciplinary approach to the visual, performing and literary arts. Students explore cultural and political contexts, as well as aesthetic principles, of arts around the world. Emphasis is placed on discovery, analysis, and appreciation of diverse works from areas like the fine arts, theater, music, architecture, literature, philosophy, and/or religion.
|HUM& 101||N470||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||MOHIBULLAH H|
This course covers the following topics: review of selected elementary algebra topics; absolute value equations and inequalities; factoring polynomials; rational expressions; solving rational equations; rational exponents and radicals; quadratic equations and complex numbers; functions and their graphs; inverse functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; properties of logarithms; solving polynomial, quadratic-form and radical equations. This class is taught either in traditional lecture mode or through individually tailored, interactive computer instruction that provides the student's primary method of learning, with the instructor available to assist studets on an individual basis during the class period. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH 085 or AMATH 185 with a grade of 2.0 or higher, or ACCUPLACER elementary algebra score of 70 or greater, or other placement.
|MATH 095||G353||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH 095||G304||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
|MATH 095||N424||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||ROTH A|
MATH IN SOCIETY
This college level course provides a mathematical perspective of contemporary issues. The course is designed for students who do not intend to continue in mathematics or science. Topics vary but may include areas of finance, statistics, data analysis, logic and applications relevant to humanities, social sciences and education. Content emphasis is on problem solving and quantitative reasoning. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH 095, AMATH 190, or AMATH 195 with a 2.0 or better, or placement.
|MATH& 107||N408||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||ST. JOHN M|
Elementary functions, their graphs and transformations of their graphs, with applications to mathematical modeling. Examples include linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, composite functions, and inverse functions. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH 095 with a 2.0 or higher or placement by assessment.
|MATH& 141||G333||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH& 141||G186||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
|MATH& 141||N466||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||ROTH A|
Trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions, their graphs and transformations of their graphs, with applications to mathematical modeling. Solving trigonometric equations, the derivation and use of trigonometric identities. Polar coordinates and parametric equations, with applications to mathematical modeling. Conic sections, with applications to mathematical modeling. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH& 141 with a 2.0 or higher or placement by assessment.
|MATH& 142||G355||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH& 142||G196||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS
This course is an introduction to statistics and how it may be applied in the analysis of numerical data. It includes the following topics: structure of data sets, central tendency, dispersion, means, standard deviation, correlation, and regression, binomial and normal probability distributions, sampling methods, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Prerequisite(s): MATH 095, AMATH 190 or AMATH 195 with a 2.0 or higher; or placement.
|MATH& 146||G262||5||H303||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||COOKSEY M|
|MATH& 146||G248||5||H303||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-07:30PM||MW||ROTH A|
|MATH& 146||N426||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||COOKSEY M|
Introduction to Differential and Integral Calculus of elementary functions with emphasis on business applications and its use in optimization. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH& 141 with a 2.0 or higher or placement by assessment.
|MATH& 148||G337||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH& 148||G198||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
Differential calculus. The definition and interpretation of the derivative, with applications to mathematical modeling. Derivatives of algebraic and transcendental functions. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH& 142 with a 2.0 or higher or placement by assessment.
|MATH& 151||G339||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH& 151||G200||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
Integral calculus. The definition, interpretation and application of the definite integral. The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, techniques of integration and definite integrals involving parametrically described curves. Introduction to differential equations. This class is taught either in traditional lecture mode or through individually tailored, interactive computer instruction that provides the students' primary method of learning, with the instructor available to assist students on on individual basis during the class period. Prerequisite(s): Completion of MATH& 151 with a grade of 2.0 or higher.
|MATH& 152||G340||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||06:00PM-08:30PM||MW||CHAKRABARTI R|
|MATH& 152||G201||5||H301||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:30AM-02:00PM||MW||ST. JOHN M|
INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
This class provides a comprehensive foundation of basic medical terminology for use in health care careers. Includes Greek and Latin word roots, prefixes, suffixes, combining forms, special endings, plural forms, abbreviations and symbols. Terminology emphasis on body structures, pathologies, medical procedures, medical specialties, and common terms and abbreviations used in health care. Introduces concepts and application of reading, writing and interpreting common medical formats such as operative and SOAP notes.
|MAP 101 (HYBRID)||B401||5||H207||01/07/20-03/26/20||12:30PM-02:00PM||MTTh||ROBINSON S|
CERTIFICATION EXAM PREPARATION
This course covers the definition of an ASC, ASC payment, payment rates, updates to the Ambulatory Surgical Center Fee Schedule, Ambulatory Surgical Center Quality Reporting (ASCQR) Program, and resources. The primary focus is accurate claims submissions using appropriate forms and in compliance with ASC regulations. This class is a sub for MAP 296.
|MAP 289 (HYBRID)||B489||5||H208||01/07/20-03/24/20||08:00AM-10:30AM||T||MAHER D|
This course helps students develop an understanding of the elements and vocabulary of music while deepening their appreciation of music as a reflection of cultural tradition and innovation. Students gain tools for analysis such as the historical, political and cultural influences on musical traditions. Class activities include lectures, written materials, and a variety of listening experiences.
|MUSC& 105||N462||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||LEHNHOFF L|
This course provides students with information pertaining to the functions of nutrients in the body and the physiologic processes involved in digestion and absorption. Topics covered include anatomy and physiology of digestion and absorption; specific utilization of carbohydrates, protein, and fats; vitamin and mineral supplements. Other topics include factors that govern nutrient requirements, and the impact of diet on health and disease. Basic principles of chemistry, biology, and physiology are applied to the study of nutrition. This course is suggested for students majoring in nursing or other health-related areas.
|NUTR& 101||N404||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||SZABO D|
|NUTR& 101||N458||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||SZABO D|
This course explores the structure and dynamics of American national government. The course provides a broad-based introduction to the ideas and institutions that have shaped politics in the contemporary United States. Special areas of focus will include: the Constitution and the debates of the founding era, the institutions of modern American government, and the political behavior of the American mass public. The course will draw inspirationally on documents from America's Revolutionary and Civil War periods as well as on key historical and contemporary Supreme Court opinions, Congressional laws, and Presidential policy papers. This course will also analyze how the dynamics of regional and global forces have impacted on domestic politics and American government, informing the shaping of its attitudes and policies to the rest of the world.
|POLS& 202||G154||5||H205||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||TTh||FOLDEN-SHORTT S|
|POLS& 202||N486||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||FOLDEN-SHORTT S|
General Psychology surveys the knowledge and methods of the discipline of psychology. Emphasis is placed upon application of psychological knowledge to daily situations, and upon accessing and assessing information from a variety of sources about behavior. Skills in scientific reasoning and critical thinking are developed during this course. Areas of psychology to be included are: research methods, neuroscience, human development, sensation, perception, consciousness, learning, memory, cognitive processes, intelligence, motivation, emotion, personality, psychological disorders, psychotherapy, stress and health, and social psychology. Basic computer and keyboarding skills strongly recommended.
|PSYC& 100||G118||5||H212||01/08/20-03/25/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||MW||BLOCKER H|
|PSYC& 100||G120||5||H212||01/07/20-03/26/20||11:00AM-01:20PM||TTh||BLOCKER H|
|PSYC& 100||N422||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||BERKSHIRE L|
|PSYC& 100||N474||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||BERKSHIRE L|
This course covers the concepts of human life span development in psychology and research from the prenatal stage to end of life experiences. Life span development includes socio-emotional, cognitive, and physiological development. Included are the influences on human development by such factors as biology, life experiences, family, and culture. Each individual, although unique follows a process that is affected by Primary caregivers, siblings, extended family, teachers, friends, partners, and events. Emphasis will be on understanding human development and the influences of family and culture that includes ethnicity, beliefs, family structure, traditions, and gender.
|PSYC& 200||G178||5||H212||01/08/20-03/25/20||08:00AM-10:20AM||MW||BLOCKER H|
|PSYC& 200||N413||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||BERKSHIRE L|
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
Sociology is the study of human interaction. Students study modern society and the influences of culture, socialization, inequality and power. Topics include gender, class, race and ethnicity, conflict, and marriage and the family.
|SOC& 101||N448||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||MILLER B|
This is the first course in a series of classes that teaches the fundamentals of Spanish as a second language. While the course focuses on speaking and verbal comprehension, reading, writing and Hispanic culture are also integral to the class.
|SPAN& 121||N772||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||APPLEGARTH H|
This is the second course in a series of classes that teaches the fundamentals of Spanish as a second language. While the course focuses on speaking and verbal comprehension, reading, writing and Hispanic culture are also integral to the class. Prerequisite(s): SPAN& 121.
|SPAN& 122||N774||5||ONLINE||01/07/20-03/26/20||ARR||ARR||APPLEGARTH H|
RENTON EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS ACADEMY
REPA is a partnership between Renton Emergency Management and Renton Technical College, providing courses to help people be better prepared to face any kind of emergency. Group presentations upon request, 15 person minimum. Visit rentonwa.gov/repa for more information. The Renton Regional Fire Authority offers free, non-certification CPR and AED classes. Visit rentonrfa.com/cpr for more details.
Mental Health First Aid
You might know how to do CPR or the Heimlich Maneuver, but did you know you are more likely to encounter someone experiencing a mental health crisis than in need of physical first aid? This class teaches you to give the initial help to a person showing symptoms of mental illness or in a mental health crisis until appropriate professional or other help can be engaged. This class is offered through a partnership with Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care.
|FREE||08:00AM-05:00PM||Sa||2/22/20||RTC C111||Valley Cities|
Preparedness Made Easy
Does preparing for an emergency seem like a bigger potential disaster than anything mother nature could throw at you? Would you rather face an earthquake than try to figure out what should be in your bug out bag? This class will focus on quick, affordable, and practical ways you can get prepared for emergencies. Come learn some seriously easy steps you can take to get ready for just about anything. Ages 13 and up, minors must be accompanied by an adult. Sign up at rentonwa.gov/repa or call 425-430-6700.
|FREE||06:00PM-07:30PM||Th||3/12/20||RTC C111||EM Staff|
Basics of Fermentation
Come learn to preserve food with only a little salt and water! This workshop will provide you with a basic working knowledge of how to brine and ferment your own vegetables. The kefir fermentation of dairy products will also be discussed and demonstrated. All participants will have the opportunity to prepare their own jar of brined veggies to take home and enjoy. Kefir grains will be available for those interested in fermenting their own dairy at home. Participants are asked to bring their own knives to prepare their veggies, all other materials are provided. This class is hosted in partnership with Sustainable Renton, a $5 donation is encouraged but not required. If you have any questions please contact Mindi Mattson at email@example.com or 425-430-7727. Ages 13 and up, minors must be accompanied by an adult. Sign up at rentonwa.gov/repa or call 425-430-6700.
|FREE||06:00PM-07:00PM||Tu||2/4/20||RTC I101||Sustainable Renton|