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
CLT - Clinical Laboratory Technician
CLT 205 - Clinical Microbiology II
CLT 204 - Clinical Microbiology I
EMS - Emergency Medical Services
EMS 254 - Paramedic Clinical and Field Experience IV
EMS 253 - Paramedic Clinical and Field Experience III
EMS 252 - Paramedic Clinical and Field Experience II
EMS 204 - Operational Delivery of Paramedic Care
ENG - English Literature
ENG 118 - Perpetrators, Victims, and Bystanders: Literature of Genocide
ESL - English For Speakers Of Other Languages (ESOL)
ESL 140 - English for Speakers of Other Languages- Advanced I: Reading Focus
FPT - Fire Protection Technology
FPT 260 - Contemporary Issues in the Fire Service
FSA - Food Service Administration
FSA 221 - Cost Control
FSA 119 - Culinary Arts: Fundamentals of Food Preparation II
FSA 109 - Culinary Arts: Fundamentals of Food Preparation I
FSA 211 - Culinary Arts: Fundamentals of Baking and Pastry
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
HIM - Health Information Technology
HIM 140 - Survey of Health Information Technology Concepts
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 108 - Introduction to Intelligence Processes
HSP - Hospitality
HSP 115 - Guest Service Hospitality
HSP 225 - Italy-Hospitality, Culture, and Society on Location
MMP - Automotive Technology
MMP 202 - Engine Performance II
MMP 201 - Engine Performance I
MMP 152 - Automotive Electrical I
MMP 274 - MMAP Work Experience IV
MMP 203 - Automotive Electrical II
MMP 272 - MMAP Work Experience II
MMP 156 - Steering and Suspension
MMP 151 - Introduction to Automotive Service
MMP 158 - Engine Repair
MMP 159 - Heating and Air Conditioning
MMP 273 - MMAP Work Experience III
MMP 204 - Transmissions and Drivetrain
MMP 155 - Automotive Braking Systems
MMP 271 - MMAP Work Experience I
OPT - Optical Systems Technology
OPT 245 - Optical Systems
PHY - Physics
PHY 110 - HVACR Physics
PHY 105 - Automotive Physics
PPE - Physical Education--Coed
PPE 250 - Fitness and Wellness
PSY - Psychology
PSY 225 - Multicultural Psychology
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 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 050 - Support Lab for Survey of Mathematics
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 204 - Tax Procedures
ACC 202 - Payroll Accounting
ACC 210 - Intermediate Accounting I
ACC 201 - Accounting Using QuickBooks
ACC 102 - Accounting Principles II
ACC 220 - Cost Accounting
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 104 - Drawing I: Foundation
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
ATP - Automotive Technology
ATP 100 - Automotive Services
BIO - Biology
BIO 260 - General Ecology
BIO 148 - Fundamentals of Biology and Inheritance
BIO 132 - Laboratory to Accompany Human Biology
BIO 202 - Microbiology
BIO 195 - Field Studies in Biology
BUS - Business
BUS 250 - International Management and Marketing
BUS 220 - Applied Business Applications
BUS 207 - Human Resources Management
BUS 275 - Business Cooperative Education
CE - Disney College Program Internship
CE 255 - Disney College Program Internship
CE - Hospitality
CE 260 - Cooperative Education-Hospitality Management
CHE - Chemistry
CHE 100 - Preparatory Chemistry
CHE 124 - General, Organic, and Biochemistry
CHE 110 - Chemistry in the Kitchen
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
CIS 201 - Introduction to Web Site Programming and Design
CLT - Clinical Laboratory Technician
CLT 255 - Clinical Rotation III - Chemistry, Immunology and Phlebotomy
CLT 253 - Clinical Rotation II - Hematology and Immunohematology
CLT 130 - Body Fluids and Urinalysis
CLT 202 - Serological Techniques
CLT 260 - Medical Laboratory Technology Seminar
CLT 251 - Clinical Rotation I - Microbiology and Urinalysis
CLT 110 - Specimen Procurement and Processing
CLT 220 - Immunohematology
CLT 201 - Immunology
CLT 100 - Introduction to Medical Laboratory Technology
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 267 - Video Editing
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 101 - Introduction to Computing
CPT 125 - Physical Security
CPT 115 - Introduction to Networks
CRC - Computer Related Curricula
CRC 170 - Spreadsheet Applications Excel
CRJ - Criminal Justice
CRJ 121 - Criminal Justice Education Internship I
CSC - Computer Science
CSC 101 - Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming
DEN - Dental Hygiene
DEN 226 - Dental Therapeutics II
DEN 217 - Dental Specialties
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
ECO - Economics
ECO 111 - Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 112 - Principles of Macroeconomics
EDU - Education
EDU 150 - Performance and Presentation Skills for Educators
EDU 200 - Foundations of Education
EDU 230 - Introduction to Special Education
EMS - Emergency Medical Services
EMS 272 - Advanced Trauma Issues in Paramedicine
EMS 246 - Pediatric Advanced Care
EMS 203 - Advanced Trauma Issues in Paramedicine
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 251 - Paramedic Clinical and Field Experience I
EMS 109 - EMS First Responder Recertification
EMS 250 - 12-Lead EKG Interpretation in the Emergency Setting
EMS 202 - Paramedicine II
EMS 171 - Critical Trauma Care
ENG - English Literature
ENG 226 - LGBTQ Literature
ENG 109 - Crime Fiction
ENG 105 - Introduction to Literature
ENG - English Writing
ENG 251 - Technical Communication
ENG 200 - Advanced Composition
ENG 122 - Personal Writing
ENG 273 - Creative Writing Capstone: Publishing and the Profession
ENG 213 - Creative Writing
ENG 113 - Introduction to Creative Writing
ENR - Engineering Science
ENR 161 - Computing with Excel and C
ESL - English For Speakers Of Other Languages (ESOL)
ESL 120 - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Intermediate II: Integrated Skills
ESL 126 - English for Speakers of Other Languages: Multi-Skills I
ESL 145 - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Multi-Skills II
ESL 139 - English for Speakers of Other Languages: Pronunciation
ESL 179 - Grammar in Writing
ESL 201 - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Advanced II: Reading/Writing
ESL 130 - English for Speakers of Other Languages - Advanced I: Integrated Skills
ESL 158 - English for Speakers of Other Languages: Oral Communication
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 204 - Fire Service Strategy and Tactics
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 230 - International Cuisine: Advanced Food Prep
FSA 205 - Purchasing, Storage and Handling
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
GEO - Geology
GEO 101 - Physical Geology-GR
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
HIS 240 - American Urban History
HON - Honors Studies
HON 202 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Presentation
HON 201 - Honors Studies: Scholarly Process
HON 195 - Honors Seminar in Critical Analysis
HSM - Homeland Security Administration
HSM 107 - Social Media: Issues and Impacts
HSP - Hospitality
HSP 204 - Advanced Conference and Event Planning
HSP 251 - Hospitality Marketing
HSP 275 - Current Issues and Trends in Hospitality
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 271 - Cooperative Education-Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning
HVA 202 - Boiler Systems
HVA 210 - Mechanical Estimating
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
MAR - Marketing
MAR 201 - Dynamics of Selling
MET - Mechanical Technology
MET 201 - Designing for Materials, Manufacturing and Assembly
MET 121 - Computer Aided Drafting/Design - Solid Modeling
MTH - Mathematics
MTH 160 - Statistics I
MTH 260 - Probability and Statistics I
MTH 220 - Discrete Mathematics
MTH 162 - Statistics for the Social Sciences
MTH 210 - Calculus I
MTH 165 - College Algebra
MTH 212 - Calculus III
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 112 - Nursing Care of the Adult and Child-I
NUR 211 - Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing (Seven Weeks)
NUR 111 - Fundamentals of Nursing
NUR 214 - Nursing Care of the Adult and Child-II
NUR 110 - Foundations of Nursing
NUR 212 - Maternal - Neonatal Nursing
NUR 210 - Issues in Nursing
NUR 050 - Application of the Nursing Process
OFT - Office Technology
OFT 111 - Intermediate Word
OPT - Optical Systems Technology
OPT 213 - Optical Fabrication
OPT 235 - Advanced Optical Fabrication
OPT 135 - Measurement and Analysis
OPT 110 - Introduction to Optical Technology
PEC - Physical Education--Coed
PEC 121 - Men's and Women's Physical Education: Co-ed Racquetball and Volleyball
PEC 250 - Fitness and Wellness
PEC 123 - Introduction to Kayaking
PHL - Philosophy
PHL 109 - World Religions: Eastern Traditions
PHO - Photography
PHO 106 - Photography I
PHO 213 - Studio Photography
PHO 223 - Photojournalism and Documentation
PHO 145 - History of Photography: Modern
PHO 164 - Digital Imaging
PHO 101 - Photography for Non-Majors I
PHY - Physics
PHY 161 - University Physics 1
PLE - Police: Law Enforcement
PLE 140 - Criminal Investigation
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 - Wellness, Exercise, and Sport Psychology
PPE 100 - Introduction to Sport Science
PSY - Psychology
PSY 109 - Positive Psychology
PSY 220 - Research Methods in Social Sciences
PSY 261 - Child and Adolescent Psychopathology
PSY 100 - Psychology of Interpersonal Relationships
PSY 101 - Introduction to Psychological Science
PSY 262 - Forensic Psychology
SOC - Sociology
SOC 209 - Environmental Sociology
SOC 205 - African-American Family
SOC 206 - Sociology of Gender and Sexuality
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 255 - Computer Aided Manufacturing Laboratory
TAM 174 - Machine Trades Apprentice Training IV
TAM 155 - Tool and Fixture Design
TAM 171 - Machine Trades Apprentice Training I
TAM 173 - Machine Trades Apprentice Training III
TAM 245 - Computer Aided Manufacturing
TAM 172 - Machine Trades Apprentice Training II
THE - Theatre
THE 211 - Theatre Production Laboratory
THE 190 - Theatre Rehearsal and Performance
THE 160 - Touring Theatre Troupe
THE 142 - Musical Theatre Rehearsal and Performance
TOY - Toyota
TOY 206 - Automotive Technology T-TEN Co-op 2
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