New and Updated Course Descriptions

MCC’s commitment to assessment produces a culture of continuous curriculum improvement. The recently updated courses listed below have been approved through the MCC curricular process and where necessary, approval by SUNY and NYSED. These will all be included in the final archived 2016 - 2017 College Catalog. For more information, please contact the appropriate Academic Department.

New
AAD - Applied Art and Design
AAD 101 - Introduction to Animation
ARA - Arabic/Foreign Language
ARA 203 - Intermediate Arabic I
EDU - Education
EDU 230 - Introduction to Special Education
ENG - English Literature
ENG 118 - Perpetrators, Victims, and Bystanders: Literature of Genocide
FPT - Fire Protection Technology
FPT 260 - Contemporary Issues in the Fire Service
GSS - Gender and Sexuality Studies
GSS 100 - Introduction to Gender and Sexuality Studies
HEG - Health Education Global
HEG 211 - Black Women's Mental Health and Wellness
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 108 - Introduction to Intelligence Processes
HSP - Hospitality
HSP 225 - Italy-Hospitality, Culture, and Society on Location
PEC - Physical Education--Coed
PEC 250 - Fitness and Wellness
PHY - Physics
PHY 110 - HVACR Physics
PHY 105 - Automotive Physics
SOC - Sociology
SOC 100 - Introduction to Gender and Sexuality Studies
TOY - Toyota
TOY 205 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 1
TOY 200 - Engine Performance 1
TOY 206 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 2
TOY 192 - Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems 1
TOY 202 - Automatic Transmissions
TOY 195 - Brakes
TOY 209 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 5
TOY 196 - Steering and Suspension
TOY 201 - Engine Performance 2
TOY 207 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 3
TOY 203 - Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems 2
TOY 204 - Manual Drivetrain and Axles
TOY 208 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 4
TOY 198 - Engine Repair
TOY 191 - Introduction to Automotive Service
TOY 199 - Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning
TRS - Transitional Studies
TRS 099 - College Composition Support
XRT - Radiologic Technology
XRT 105 - Medical Imaging Terminology
XRT 216 - Radiation Protection and Biology
XRT 227 - Computed Tomography Principles
XRT 226 - Management and Leadership in Radiology
XRT 108 - Contrast Media
XRT 107 - Image Processing
XRT 125 - Image Production 2
XRT 106 - Patient Care in Medical Imaging
XRT 114 - Imaging Procedures 1
XRT 109 - Skull Imaging
XRT 124 - Imaging Procedures 2
XRT 214 - Image Production 3
XRT 228 - Advanced Imaging
XRT 115 - Image Production 1
Updated
AAD - Applied Art and Design
AAD 107 - A History of Graphic Design
AAD 105 - Typography
ACC - Accounting
ACC 210 - Intermediate Accounting I
ACC 201 - Introduction to QuickBooks
AFS - African American Studies
AFS 200 - African-American Family
AFS 100 - Introduction to African-American Studies
AGS - Agricultural Studies
AGS 101 - Introduction to Agriculture
AGS 150 - General Microbiology for Food and Agriculture
AGS 110 - Introduction to Greenhouse Management
ANT - Anthropology
ANT 202 - Anthropology of Religion
ART - Art
ART 121 - Perspectives of Art History III: Non-Western Art
ART 119 - Perspectives of Art History II: Modern
ART 118 - Perspectives of Art History I: Ancient
ART 240 - Women, Art and Society
ART 271 - 20th Century Art and Ideas
ART 290 - Independent Study
ART 115 - Introduction to Illustration
ASL - American Sign Language/Foreign Language
ASL 204 - American Sign Language IV
ASL 102 - American Sign Language II
ASL 101 - American Sign Language I
ASL 203 - American Sign Language III
ASL 201 - American Deaf Culture and Community
BIO - Biology
BIO 202 - Microbiology
BUS - Business
BUS 220 - Applied Business Applications
BUS 275 - Business Cooperative Education
CHE - Chemistry
CHE 124 - General, Organic, and Biochemistry
CHI - Chinese/Foreign Language
CHI 203 - Intermediate Chinese I
CIN - Cinema Studies
CIN 120 - Introduction to Cinema
CIS - Computer Information Systems
CIS 209 - Systems Analysis and Design
CLT - Clinical Laboratory Technician
CLT 255 - Clinical Rotation III - Chemistry, Immunology and Phlebotomy
CLT 253 - Clinical Rotation II - Hematology and Immunohematology
CLT 251 - Clinical Rotation I - Microbiology and Urinalysis
COM - Communication
COM 101 - Introduction to Mass Media
COM 130 - Media Writing
COM 204 - Audio Production
COM 150 - Video Production I
COM 120 - Media Literacy
COM 270 - Media and Society
COM 131 - Principles of Journalism
COM 211 - Practicum in Media I
COM 202 - Techniques of Television I
COS - College Success
COS 133 - College Orientation and Success Strategies
COS 101 - College Orientation
CPT - Computer Technology
CPT 125 - Physical Security
CRJ - Criminal Justice
CRJ 121 - Criminal Justice Education Internship I
EBL - Experience Based Learning
EBL 101 - Experience Based Learning
ECE - Education and Early Care
ECE 251 - Family and Culture
ECE 250 - Infant and Toddler Development
ECE 151 - Developmentally Appropriate Practice for Young Children
EDU - Education
EDU 150 - Performance and Presentation Skills for Educators
EDU 200 - Foundations of Education
EMS - Emergency Medical Services
EMS 272 - Advanced Trauma Issues in Paramedicine
EMS 246 - Pediatric Advanced Care
EMS 101 - EMS First Responder
EMS 110 - Emergency Medical Technician
EMS 270 - Introduction to Paramedicine
EMS 118 - EMT-Basic Core Review
EMS 249 - Paramedic Review and Recertification
EMS 119 - Emergency Medical Technician Recertification
EMS 109 - EMS First Responder Recertification
EMS 250 - 12-Lead EKG Interpretation in the Emergency Setting
EMS 171 - Critical Trauma Care
ENG - English Literature
ENG 226 - LGBTQ Literature
ENG - English Writing
ENG 122 - Personal Writing
ENG 213 - Creative Writing
ENG 113 - Introduction to Creative Writing
ESL - English For Speakers Of Other Languages (ESOL)
ESL 120 - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Intermediate II: Integrated Skills
ESL 138 - English for Speakers of Other Languages: Pronunciation
ESL 125 - English for Speakers of Other Languages: Multi-Skills I
ESL 178 - Grammar In Writing
FPT - Fire Protection Technology
FPT 142 - Firefighter Core Competencies Update and Refresher II
FPT 143 - Firefighter Core Competencies Update and Refresher III
FPT 113 - Firefighter II
FPT 141 - Firefighter Core Competencies Update and Refresher I
FPT 211 - Fire Investigation: Cause and Origin
FRE - French/Foreign Language
FRE 204 - Intermediate French II
FRE 214 - Intermediate French Conversation II
FRE 203 - Intermediate French I
FRE 213 - Intermediate French Conversation I
FSA - Food Service Administration
FSA 108 - Principles of Healthy Cooking
FSA 103 - Culinary Arts I: Fundamentals of Food Preparation
GEG - Geography
GEG 215 - Geography of Travel and Tourism
GEG 131 - Cartography
GEG 204 - Extreme Climate
GEG 133 - Introduction to Remote Sensing
GEG 211 - Economic Geography
GEG 239 - Capstone in Geospatial Technology
GEG 203 - Extreme Climate Laboratory formerly GEG 252
GER - German/Foreign Language
GER 203 - Intermediate German I
GLS - Global Studies
GLS 100 - Introduction to Global Studies
HED - Health Education
HED 207 - Emotional Wellness
HEG - Health Education Global
HEG 215 - Global Health and Culture
HEG - Health Professions
HEG 200 - Multicultural and Diversity Influences in Health and Wellness
HIM - Health Information Technology
HIM 205 - Professional Practice Experience I
HIS - History
HIS 102 - Introduction to African-American Studies
HIS 110 - Global History II: Since the 1500s
HIS 275 - The Holocaust: History and Legacies
HIS 109 - Global History I: to the 1500s
HON - Honors Studies
HON 202 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Presentation
HON 201 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Process
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 107 - Social Media: Issues and Impacts
HSP - Hospitality
HSP 204 - Advanced Conference and Event Planning
HSP 251 - Hospitality Marketing
HUM - Human Services
HUM 220 - Working with Clients Post-Incarceration
HVA - Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning
HVA 104 - Commercial Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps
HVA 206 - Advanced Heating Systems
HVA 212 - Industrial Mechanical Systems
HVA 204 - Energy Management
HVA 205 - New Products
HVA 202 - Boiler Systems
HVA 201 - Electronic Controls and Troubleshooting
HVA 102 - Air Conditioning Theory
HVA 211 - Commercial Refrigeration
HVA 203 - Commercial Load Calculation
ITA - Italian/Foreign Language
ITA 203 - Intermediate Italian I
JPN - Japanese/Foreign Language
JPN 203 - Intermediate Japanese I
MET - Mechanical Technology
MET 201 - Designing for Materials, Manufacturing and Assembly
MET 121 - Computer Aided Drafting/Design - Solid Modeling
MTH - Mathematics
MTH 210 - Calculus I
MUS - Music
MUS 114 - Contemporary A Cappella Ensemble
MUS 129 - MIDI Recording Techniques
MUS 142 - Musical Production
MUS 146 - Vocal Jazz/Show Choir
MUS 141 - Madrigal Singers
MUS 140 - Jazz Ensemble
MUS 151 - Music Performance and Lessons
MUS 145 - Jazz Combo
MUS 108 - College Chorus
NUR - Nursing
NUR 111 - Fundamentals of Nursing
OPT - Optical Systems Technology
OPT 213 - Optical Processes
PEC - Physical Education--Coed
PEC 123 - Introduction to Kayaking
PHL - Philosophy
PHL 109 - World Religions: Eastern Traditions
PHO - Photography
PHO 106 - Photography I
PHO 213 - Studio Photography
PHO 101 - Photography for Non-Majors I
PLE - Police: Law Enforcement
PLE 222 - Firearms Instructor Course
PLS - Paralegal Studies
PLS 269 - Domestic Relations and Family Law
PLS 250 - Paralegal Communication Skills
PLS 267 - Litigation and the Federal and NYS Procedural Laws
PLS 270 - Debtor/Creditor Law
PLS 273 - Computer Support Systems
PLS 275 - Law Practice Management
PPE - Physical Studies/Physical Education
PPE 271 - Issues and Perspectives in Wellness, Sport and Exercise
PPE 155 - Sport Performance Coaching
PPE 240 - Practicum in Professional Skills
PPE 208 - Sport, Exercise and Wellness Psychology
PPE 100 - Introduction to Sport Science
PSY - Psychology
PSY 220 - Research Methods in Social Sciences
PSY 100 - Psychology of Interpersonal Relationships
PSY 101 - Introductory Psychology
SOC - Sociology
SOC 205 - African-American Family
SOC 210 - Introduction to Global Studies
SOC 202 - Introduction to Urban Studies
SPA - Spanish/Foreign Language
SPA 214 - Intermediate Spanish Conversation II
SPA 213 - Intermediate Spanish Conversation I
SPA 204 - Intermediate Spanish II
SPA 203 - Intermediate Spanish I
TAM - Tooling and Machining
TAM 155 - Tool and Fixture Design
TAM 245 - Computer Aided Manufacturing
THE - Theatre
THE 211 - Theatre Production Laboratory
THE 190 - Theatre Rehearsal and Performance
THE 142 - Musical Theatre Rehearsal and Performance
TVL - Travel And Tourism
TVL 231 - Tourism Specialization
URS - Urban Studies
URS 100 - Introduction to Urban Studies
XRT - Radiologic Technology
XRT 215 - Sectional Anatomy
XRT 230 - Imaging Pathology II