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
ART - Art
ART 115 - Introduction to Illustration
ASL - American Sign Language/Foreign Language
ASL 216 - Special Topics in Deaf Studies and ASL
ATP - Automotive Technology
ATP 116 - Toyota (T-TEN) Automotive Co-op III
ATP 114 - Toyota (T-TEN) Automotive Co-op I
ATP 173 - General (A-TAP) Automotive Co-op III
ATP 115 - Toyota (T-TEN) Automotive Co-op II
ATP 117 - Toyota (T-TEN) Automotive Co-op IV
ATP 275 - Modern Welding Techniques
ATP 174 - General (A-TAP) Automotive Co-op IV
ATP 172 - General (A-TAP) Automotive Co-op II
CIS - Computer Information Systems
CIS123 - A+ Guide to Computer Hardware: Technical Support
CIS124 - A+ Guide to Computer Software: Technical Support
CPT - Computer Technology
CPT 211 - Android App Design for Mobile Devices
CPT 212 - Wireless and Remote Sensor Technology
CPT 213 - Computer Systems Design Lab
CRC - Computer Related Curricula
CRC 230 - Cloud Security
CRC 231 - Mobile Computing
CRC 132 - A Global Perspective on Mobile and Cloud Computing
CRC 133 - Cloud Computing Design and Implementation
CRJ - Criminal Justice
CRJ 203 - Private Security/ Loss Prevention Investigations
DAS - Dental Assisting
DAS 122 - Advanced Biomedical Sciences for Dental Assisting Practice
ELT - Electrical Engineering Technology/Electronics
ELT 231 - System Control Electronics
ELT 234 - Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers
ELT 134 - Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller
ENG - English Literature
ENG 226 - LGBTQ Literature - WR
ESL - English For Speakers Of Other Languages (ESOL)
ESL 178 - Grammar In Writing
GEG - Geography
GEG 103 - Extreme Weather Lab - GR
GEG 200 - World Regional Geography
GEG 131 - Cartography
HEG - Health Education
HEG 215 - Global Health and Culture
HIS - History
HIS 110 - Global History II: Since the 1500s-WR
HIS 113 - Western Civilization I: Beginning to 1700s - WR
HIS 109 - Global History I: to the 1500s
HIS 114 - Western Civilization II: 1700s to the Present - WR
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 107 - Social Media: Issues and Impacts
IDE - Interior Design
IDE 270 - Interior Design Seminar
IDE 250 - Color and Light
IDE 132 - Digital Visualization Techniques
IDE 131 - Building Information Modeling
MET - Mechanical Technology
MET 107 - Mechanical Systems
MET 110 - Hydraulics and Pneumatics
MET 250 - Mechatronics Systems
MTH - Mathematics
MTH 096 - Algebra for Statistics
NUR - Nursing
NUR 050 - Application of the Nursing Process
SGT - Surgical Technology
SGT 201 - Surgical Procedures
SGT 110 - Foundations of Surgical Technology
SGT 100 - Introduction to Surgical Technology
SGT 102 - Principles and Practices in Surgical Technology
SGT 101 - Surgical Pharmacology and Anesthesia
SGT 202 - Specialty Surgical Procedures
SGT 210 - Professional Issues and Certification for Surgical Technology
TAM - Tooling and Machining
TAM 138 - Dimensional Metrology
TAM 275 - Modern Welding Techniques
TAM 153 - Mechanical Design and Prototyping
THE - Theatre
THE 160 - Touring Theatre Troupe
Updated
AAD - Applied Art and Design
AAD 220 - Professional Practices
AAD 167 - Web Design: Graphics
AAD 104 - Introduction to Graphic Design, 2D
AAD 160 - Graphic Illustration: Vector Drawing
ACC - Accounting
ACC 110 - Fundamentals of Accounting I
ACC 101 - Accounting Principles I
ACC 130 - Introductory Accounting and Financial Analysis
AGS - Agricultural Studies
AGS 101 - Introduction to Agriculture
AGS 200 - Food and Agriculture Problem Solving - Behavioral Applications
AGS 110 - Introduction to Greenhouse Management
ANT - Anthropology
ANT 105 - Forensic Anthropology
ANT 201 - Native American Peoples and Cultures - WR
ANT 205 - Archaeology Field School
ANT 102 - Cultural Anthropology - WR
ART - Art
ART 204 - Drawing II
ART 130 - Sculpture I
ART 231 - Art Seminar/Portfolio Development
ART 175 - Art Travel
ART 220 - Painting II
ART 125 - Three Dimensional Design: Foundation
ART 240 - Women, Art and Society
ART 230 - Sculpture II
ART 120 - Painting I
ART 154 - Drawing the Human Figure
ART 104 - Drawing I: Foundation
ART 108 - Sketchbook: Processes and Materials
ASL - American Sign Language/Foreign Language
ASL 102 - American Sign Language II
ASL 104 - American Sign Language IV
ASL 101 - American Sign Language I
ASL 103 - American Sign Language III
ASL 201 - American Deaf Culture and Community
ATP - Automotive Technology
ATP 143 - GM (ASEP) Automotive Co-op III
ATP 141 - GM (ASEP) Automotive Co-op I
ATP 140 - Automotive Technology Co-op Seminar
ATP 142 - GM (ASEP) Automotive Co-op II
ATP 145 - GM (ASEP) Automotive Coop V
ATP 171 - General (A-TAP) Automotive Co-op I
ATP 144 - GM (ASEP) Automotive Co-op IV
BIO - Biology
BIO 221 - Principles of Biochemistry
BIO 202 - Microbiology
BIO 143 - Human Physiology
BIO 136 - Introductory Forensic Science
BIO 195 - Field Studies in Biology
BIO 265 - Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
BIO 133 - Human Biology
BIO 217 - Nutrition
BIO 235 - Pathophysiology
BIO 138 - The Biology of Women
BIO 142 - Human Anatomy
BUS - Business
BUS 225 - MCC Business Collaborative
CE - Cooperative Education
CE -
CHE - Chemistry
CHE 100 - Preparatory Chemistry
CHE 124 - General, Organic, and Biochemistry
CIN - Cinema Studies
CIN 122 - Cinema Drama
CIN 222 - Topics in Cinema and Screen Studies
CIN 120 - The Movies
CIN 121 - Cinema Comedy
CIN 221 - The Movie Business
CIS - Computer Information Systems
CIS 209 - Systems Analysis and Design
CIS 211 - Applied Database Concepts
CIS 221 - Applied Database Concepts with an Oracle Database
CIS 200 - Programming for Information Systems
CIS 110 - A+ PC Repair and Operating Systems
CIT - Civil and Construction Technology
CIT 205 - Structural Design
CIT 202 - Route Surveying
CIT 210 - Highway Technology
CIT 122 - Construction I: Elements of Building Construction
CIT 204 - Strength of Materials
CIT 112 - CAD for Construction
CLT - Clinical Laboratory Technician
CLT 255 - Clinical Affiliate Clinical Rotation III
CLT 253 - Clinical Affiliate Clinical Rotation II
CLT 230 - Hematology and Coagulation
CLT 130 - Body Fluids and Urinalysis
CLT 260 - Medical Laboratory Technology Seminar
CLT 140 - Immunology
CLT 251 - Clinical Affiliate Clinical Rotation I
CLT 145 - Serological Techniques
CLT 150 - Histology Techniques
CLT 220 - Immunohematology
CLT 210 - Clinical Chemistry
CLT 203 - Diagnostic Microbiology
COM - Communication
COM 264 - Video Production II
COM 109 - An Introduction to Public Relations
COM 204 - Audio Production
COM 203 - Compositing and Visual Effects
COM 150 - Video Production I
COM 267 - Video Editing
COS - College Success
COS 133 - College Orientation and Success Strategies
COS 101 - College Orientation
CPT - Computer Technology
CPT 125 - Physical Security
CPT 120 - Introduction to Cybersecurity
CRC - Computer Related Curricula
CRC 201 - Introduction to UNIX
CRC 125 - Microsoft Office
CRC 122 - Computer Animation Using Alice
CRJ - Criminal Justice
CRJ 101 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJ 121 - Criminal Justice Education Internship I
CRJ 103 - Constitutional Law and Rights of People
CRJ 102 - Introduction to Private Security/Loss Prevention
CRJ 211 - Community Values and the Administration of Justice
DAS - Dental Assisting
DAS 120 - Clinical Dental Assisting Practice
DAS 227 - Dental Specialties Procedures
ECE - Education and Early Care
ECE 251 - Family and Culture
ELT - Electrical Engineering Technology/Electronics
ELT 204 - Industrial Electronics and Control
ELT 205 - Communication Systems
ELT 111 - Introduction to Digital Electronics
ELT 206 - Digital Systems and Microprocessors
ELT 102 - Electric Circuit Analysis II
ELT 232 - System Electronics
ELT 202 - Pulse and Digital Circuits
ELT 130 - System Electricity
ELT 201 - Linear Systems
ELT 121 - AC/DC Circuit Analysis
ELT 112 - Linear Circuits
EMS - Emergency Medical Services
EMS 101 - EMS First Responder
EMS 119 - Emergency Medical Technician Recertification
ENG - English Literature
ENG 230 - Mythology
ENG 114 - The Young Adult Novel
ENG 115 - Fantasy Literature
ENG 109 - Detective Fiction
ENG 106 - Literary Focus
ENG 105 - Introduction to Literature
ENG 108 - Literature of the Holocaust
ENG - English Writing
ENG 233 - Creative Writing Workshop-Poetry - WR
ENG 251 - Technical Communication
ENG 200 - Advanced Composition
ENG 101 - College Composition
ENG 273 - Creative Writing Capstone: Publishing and the Profession - WR
ENG 213 - Creative Writing
ENG 243 - Creative Writing Workshop-Playwriting - WR
ENR - Engineering Science
ENR 161 - Computing with Microsoft Excel and LabVIEW
ENR 259 - Engineering Design Lab
FPT - Fire Protection Technology
FPT 220 - Fire Officer I
FPT 111 - Firefighter I
FRE - French/Foreign Language
FRE 207 - Cinema for French Conversation
GEG - Geography
GEG 100 - Physical Geography I Laboratory
GEG 230 - Spatial Analysis and GIS
GEG 101 - Physical Geography I
GEG 111 - Physical Geography II
GEG 135 - Business GIS
GEG 104 - Extreme Weather (formerly Weather and Climate)
GEO - Geology
GEO 204 - Introduction to Mineralogy
GEO 101 - Physical Geology-GR
GEO 108 - Dangerous Earth (formerly GEO 137)
GLF - Golf Management
GLF 126 - Introduction to Golf Equipment
HED - Health Education
HED 114 - Health and Safety in the Workplace
HED 118 - Introduction to Safety and Emergency Care
HED 116 - Issues in Child Development and Health
HED 210 - Integrative Health and Wellness
HED 101 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Care
HIM - Health Information Technology
HIM 213 - Health Information Systems
HIM 209 - Management, Supervision & Personal Development for the HIM Practitioner
HIM 205 - Professional Practice Experience I - WR
HIS - History
HIS 200 - Women in the United States: A Historical Perspective - WR (formerly HIS 257)
HIS 112 - United States History II - since 1865 - WR
HIS 103 - African-American History I: to 1865 - WR
HIS 240 - American Urban History - WR
HIS 111 - United States History I - to 1865 - WR
HIS 104 - African-American History II: since 1865 - WR
HMN - Humanities
HMN 101 - Humanities: Experiencing Culture - WR
HMN 110 - Self-Reliance - WR
HMN 106 - Humanities Special Focus - WR
HON - Honors Studies
HON 102 - Honors Studies: Exploration and Discovery - WR
HON 202 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Presentation - WR
HON 201 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Process - WR
HON 101 - Honors Studies: Orientation - WR
HON 195 - Honors Seminar in Critical Analysis - WR
HON 295 - Research Methods and Academic Writing - WR
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 202 - Organizational and Facility Security
HSM 103 - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Terrorism and Homeland Security
HUM - Human Services
HUM 230 - Individualized Planning and Documentation for Disability Support Services
HUM 236 - Contemporary Issues in the Field of Disability Support Services
HUM 235 - Supporting and Communicating with People with Significant Disabilities
HUM 210 - Disability Across the Lifespan Strategies for the Human Services Worker
HVA - Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning
HVA 275 - Modern Welding Techniques
HVA 271 - Cooperative Education-Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning
IDC - Honors Studies
IDC 295 - Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar-WR
IDE - Interior Design
IDE 102 - Introduction to Interior Design II
IDE 101 - Introduction to Interior Design I
IDE 201 - Interior Design III
IDE 203 - Interior Design IV
MAR - Marketing
MAR 200 - Principles of Marketing
MET - Mechanical Technology
MET 104 - Manufacturing Processes II
MET 203 - Technical Mechanics, Statics
MET 206 - Engineering Materials
MET 103 - Manufacturing Processes I
MET 225 - Machine Design Theory I
MET 226 - Machine Design Theory II
MET 208 - Technical Mechanics, Dynamics
MTH - Mathematics
MTH 175 - Precalculus Mathematics
MTH 160 - Statistics I
MTH 141 - Technical Mathematics II**
MTH 230 - Linear Algebra
MTH -
MTH 211 - Calculus II
MTH 162 - Statistics for the Social Sciences
MTH 210 - Calculus I
MTH 165 - College Algebra
MTH 200 - Applied Calculus
MTH 212 - Calculus III
NUR - Nursing
NUR 112 - Nursing Care of the Adult and Child-I -WR
NUR 211 - Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing (Seven Weeks) - WR
NUR 111 - Fundamentals of Nursing - WR
NUR 214 - Nursing Care of the Adult and Child-II - WR
NUR 212 - Maternal - Neonatal Nursing - WR (Seven Weeks)
OFT - Office Technology
OFT 267 - Medical Office Documentation
OFT 214 - Administrative Office Procedures
OPT - Optical Systems Technology
OPT 215 - Electro-Optical Devices and Systems
OPT 213 - Optical Processes
OPT 151 - Optical Instruments and Testing
OPT 131 - Optical Elements and Ray Optics
OPT 135 - Measurement and Analysis
OPT 201 - Photo Science
OPT 211 - Wave Optics and Applications
OPT 153 - Fiber Optics
PHL - Philosophy
PHL 250 - Professional Ethics - WR
PHL 108 - World Religions: Western Traditions - WR
PHL 210 - Human Rights and Democracy in Domestic and International Contexts - GR - WR
PHO - Photography
PHO 223 - Photojournalism and Documentation
PHO 101 - Photography for Non-Majors I
PHO 135 - Digital Photography for the Arts
PHO 113 - Photography II
PHY - Physics
PHY 261 - University Physics II
PLE - Police: Law Enforcement
PLE 204 - Practicum in Policing II
PLE 104 - Practicum in Policing I
POS - Political Science
POS 101 - Introduction to Political Science - WR (formerly POS 110)
POS 102 - American National Government - WR (formerly POS 120)
POS 203 - Civil Liberties and Rights in the U.S. - WR (formerly POS 230)
POS 205 - Comparative Political Systems - WR (formerly POS 225)
POS 206 - International Politics - WR (formerly POS 220)
PPE - Physical Studies/Physical Education
PPE 155 - Sport Performance Coaching
PPE 240 - Selected Topics: Theories of Presentation
PPE 208 - Sport, Exercise and Wellness Psychology-WR
PPE 211 - Selected Certifications in Youth Sport
PSY - Psychology
PSY 220 - Research Methods in Social Sciences
PSY 222 - Social Psychology of the Holocaust
SCR - Computer Security
SCR 151 - Introduction to Computer Security
SOC - Sociology
SOC 102 - Social Problems- WR
SOC 204 - Sociology of the Family - WR
SOC 210 - Global Interdependence - WR (formerly SOC 150)
SOC 203 - Criminology-WR
SOC 290 - Independent Study - WR
SOC 211 - Sociology of Work - WR
SOC 202 - WR - Urban Sociology
SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology - WR
SPA - Spanish/Foreign Language
SPA 110 - Accelerated Elementary Spanish
SPC - Speech Communication
SPC 242 - Speaking in Professional Situations
SPC 119 - Storytelling
SPC 144 - Communication and Crisis
SPC 141 - Interpersonal Speech Communication
SPC 241 - Advanced Interpersonal Communication
SPC 143 - Small Group Communication
SPC 140 - Introduction to Speech Communication
SPC 142 - Public Speaking
SPC 172 - Honors - Competitive Public Speaking-WR
SPT - Speech and Theatre
SPT 242 - Speaking In Professional Situations
TEK - Technology
TEK 101 - Computer Applications for Technicians
THE - Theatre
THE 142 - Musical Theatre Rehearsal and Performance
TRS - Transitional Studies
TRS 105 - Academic Writing
TRS 200 - Integrated Reading and Writing II
TVL - Travel And Tourism
TVL 275 - Current Issues and Trends in Hospitality
XRT - Radiologic Technology
XRT 220 - Imaging Pathology I
XRT 230 - Imaging Pathology II