Wintermester

Earn Credit for a Full Semester in Only 3 WEEKS!

Wintermester Classes Begin on Dec. 16, 2019 and End on Jan. 3, 2020.

Registration Begins Nov. 11 for Current Students with 46+ Credit Hours

Time Ticketing Registration for Current Students:

  • 31+ hrs Nov. 13-14
  • 9+ hrs Nov. 15-17

Registration for All Students Begins November 18, 2019

Available Wintermester Courses:

  • BIOL 1308 (Biology for Non-Science Majors I) 
    Accelerated and Alamo IM Direct Course and Online Class

  • ENGL 1301 (Composition I)

  • HIST 2321 (World Civilizations I)
    Online Class

  • MATH 1314 (College Algebra Stand Alone)
    Accelerated and Alamo IM Direct Course and Online Class

  • MUSI 1306 (Music Appreciation)
    Online Class

 

Course Descriptions:

  • BIOL 1308 (Biology for Non-Science Majors I) — This course includes a study of fundamental principles of living organisms including physical and chemical properties of life, organization, function, evolutionary adaptation, and classification. Concepts of physiology, genetics, ecology, and the scientific method are also included. This course fulfills the Life and Physical Sciences foundational component area of the core and addresses the following required objectives: Critical Thinking, Communication, Empirical Quantitative Skills, and Teamwork.

  • ENGL 1301 (Composition I) — Intensive study of and practice in writing processes, from invention and researching to drafting, revising, and editing, both individually and collaboratively. Emphasis on effective rhetorical choices, including audience, purpose, arrangement, and style. Focus on writing the academic essay as a vehicle for learning, communicating, and critical analysis. This course fulfills the Communication foundational component area of the core and addresses the following required objectives: Critical Thinking, Communication, Teamwork, and Personal Responsibility.

  • HIST 2321 (World Civilizations I) – A survey of the social, political, economic, cultural, religious, and intellectual history of the world from the emergence of human cultures through the 15th century. The course examines major cultural regions of the world in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania and their global interactions over time. Themes include the emergence of early societies, the rise of civilizations, the development of political and legal systems, religion and philosophy, economic systems and trans-regional networks of exchange. The course emphasizes the development, interaction and impact of global exchange. This course fulfills the Language, Philosophy, and Culture foundational component area of the core, and addresses the following required objectives: Critical Thinking, Communication, Social Responsibility, and Personal Responsibility.

  • MATH 1314 (College Algebra Stand Alone) — In-depth study and applications of polynomial, rational, radical, exponential and logarithmic functions, and systems of equations using matrices. Additional topics such as sequences, series, probability, and conics may be included. This course fulfills the Mathematics foundational component area of the core and addresses the following required objectives: Critical Thinking, Communication, and Empirical Quantitative Skills.

  • MUSI 1306 (Music Appreciation) – Understanding music through the study of cultural periods, major composers, and musical elements. Illustrated with audio recordings and live performances. This course fulfills the Creative Arts foundational component area of the core and addresses the following required objectives: Critical Thinking, Communication, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. 

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