Winter - CCP/Cont. Education/General Education/REPA

Career/Academic Development Programs | College and Career Pathways | Continuing Education | General Education | REPA | Registration

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.

COLLEGE AND CAREER PATHWAYS

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

8:00AM-11:00AM
M-F

X X   X
11:30AM-2:30PM
M-F
X X   X
6:00PM-9:00PM
M-Th
X X X X

For off-campus classes, visit the off-campus locations page.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

AVIATION


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

 
Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
AVIA 101 S024 5 RNTAIR 01/07/20-03/26/20 05:00PM-08:00PM TTh ZENTNER
AVIA 102 S026 5 RNTAIR 01/13/20-03/25/20 05:00PM-07:30PM MW DAVIS

BOILER OPERATOR


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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
ELECS 116 Q402 7 E405 01/09/20-03/26/20 06:00PM-10:00PM TTh MEAKIN A

MACHINE TECHNOLOGIES


MACHINING/MILLING

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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
EDUC 282 W756 3 ONLINE 02/20/20-03/20/20 ARR ARR FALCONER E

WELDING


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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
WELDS 180 K650 4 A1 01/07/20-03/26/20 05:30PM-09:30PM TTh STUART E

INTERMEDIATE WELDING

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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
WELDS 190 K622 5 A10 01/07/20-03/26/20 05:30PM-09:30PM TTh PARKER D

GENERAL EDUCATION AND TRANSFER COURSES

ANTHROPOLOGY


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
ANTH& 234 G128 5 H202 01/08/20-03/25/20 12:30PM-02:30PM MW MOHIBULLAH H

APPLIED MATHEMATICS


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

FINANCIAL ALGEBRA

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

ART


ART APRECIATION

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
ART& 100 G150 5 H310 01/08/20-03/25/20 11:00AM-01:20PM MW KIRKLAND H

BIOLOGY


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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
BIOL 105 N434 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR SZABO D

GENERAL BIOLOGY

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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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  

CHEMISTRY


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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
CMST& 101 G106 5 H201 01/08/20-03/25/20 08:00AM-10:20AM MW EDWARDS M
CMST& 101 G144 5 H201 02/03/20-03/15/20 01:45PM-03:30PM MW STAFF
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

PUBLIC SPEAKING

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
CMST& 220 N770 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR EDWARDS M

APPLIED COMPOSITION

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

ECONOMICS


MACROECONOMICS

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
ECON& 202 (HYBRID) N492 5 H311 01/07/20-03/26/20 06:30PM-09:00PM M DEWITT C

ENGLISH


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).

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

COMPOSITION II

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

GEOLOGY


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
GEOL& 101 N456 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR LEWICKI M

HISTORY


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

HUMANITIES


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
HUM& 101 N470 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR MOHIBULLAH H

MATHEMATICS


INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
MATH& 107 N408 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR ST. JOHN M

PRECALCULUS I

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

PRECALCULUS II

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

BUSINESS CALCULUS

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

CALCULUS I

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

CALCULUS II

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

MEDICAL OFFICE


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
MAP 289 (HYBRID) B489 5 H208 01/07/20-03/24/20 08:00AM-10:30AM T MAHER D

MUSIC


MUSIC APPRECIATION

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
MUSC& 105 N462 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR LEHNHOFF L

NUTRITION


HUMAN NUTRITION

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

POLITICAL SCIENCE


AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

PSYCHOLOGY


GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

LIFESPAN PSYCHOLOGY

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
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

SOCIOLOGY


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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
SOC& 101 N448 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR MILLER B

SPANISH


SPANISH I

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
SPAN& 121 N772 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR APPLEGARTH H

SPANISH II

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.

Identifier Item # Credits Room Date Time Days Instructor
SPAN& 122 N774 5 ONLINE 01/07/20-03/26/20 ARR ARR APPLEGARTH H

Renton Preparedness Academy

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.

Fee Time Days Date Room Instructor
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.

Fee Time Days Date Room Instructor
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 mmattson@rentonwa.gov 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.

Fee Time Days Date Room Instructor
FREE 06:00PM-07:00PM Tu 2/4/20 RTC I101 Sustainable Renton

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