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POS 1112
State and Local Government
Treatment of structures and functions
of state governments and their political
subdivisions. Emphasis on current
problems, especially those of Florida.
Psychology
PSY 2012
General Psychology
An introduction to psychology which
exposes students to historical and
current discoveries about the mind
and behavior. Topics include: history of
psychology, methods, psychobiology
and brain research, sensation and
perception, consciousness and altered
states, motivation, learning, cognition
and memory, language, intelligence,
creativity, personality, abnormal
psychology, therapies and social
psychology.
DEP 2004
Human Growth & Development
An introduction to developmental
psychology, the course explores the
different stages of human life--prenatal,
infancy, childhood, adolescence,
adulthood--and the biological,
psychological and social changes
occurring in individuals during them.
Topics include: Theories of development,
genetics and development, birth
and the neonate, cognitive and brain
development, early experience,
attachment, motor and language
development, social, sex-role and moral
development, aging and death.
Reading
REA 0007
Developmental Reading I
This course is designed to develop
and improve reading and study skills
needed for college work. Topics include
identifying main idea and supporting
details, determining author’s purpose
and tone, distinguishing between fact
and opinion, identifying patterns of
organization in a paragraph or passage
and the transition words associated
with each pattern, recognizing the
relationships between sentences,
identifying and using context clues
to determine the meanings of words,
identifying logical inferences and
conclusions, and recognizing the point
and support of an argument. Students
must pass REA 0007 with a “C” or higher.
Upon successful completion, students
enroll in REA 0017.
REA 0017
Developmental Reading II
This course is designed to advance
reading and study skills needed for
college work. This course focuses on
vocabulary acquisition, critical reading
skills and study skills necessary for
college: Topics include identifying
main idea and supporting details,
determining author’s purpose and
tone, distinguishing between fact
and opinion, identifying patterns of
organization in a paragraph or passage,
recognizing the relationships between
sentences identifying, using context
clues to determine the meanings of
words, identifying logical inferences and
conclusions, reasoning, and analyzing
argument for bias. Upon successful
completion, students enroll in ENC 1101.
Seamanship and
Navigation
MTE 1802
Coastal Navigation
Materials and equipment, techniques
and procedures involved in safe marine
coastal navigation. Theory of chart
projections, construction of Mercator
projection, magnetism and the magnetic
compass, ships’ position finding by dead
reckoning and piloting, employment
of nautical charts and utilization
of aids to navigation as well as the
theory and effects of tides and current.
Weather permitting, on the water use of
navigation lessons.
MTE 1882
Ocean Operator’s Lic Prep Crse
This course is designed to increase
boating safety for all operators.
Additional at the successful completion
of the course students are eligible
to take the “6 PAK Captains License”
exam, offered by Florida Keys College
and approve by the US Coast Guard.
To be eligible for the examination
students must attend 100% of the
course complete all practice exams and
provide necessary documentation for file
submission. Students that complete this
course are also eligible to participate in
the 100 Ton Masters course, MTE-2883.
Sociology
SYG 1000
Introduction to Sociology
Conceptual elements of society,
outlining their development,
significance and dynamics of interaction.
SYG 1010
Social Problems
Origins and development of social
problems in contemporary society. The
effects on the genetic social group and
society at large will be examined and
discussed.
Student Life Skills
SLS 1401
College Survival Skills
The purpose of this course is to provide
an opportunity for students to learn and
adopt methods to promote their success
in school, in their personal life and on
the job. It suggests tools for growth
and learning and taps on the student’s
individual potential.
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