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HOT 135 - Sanitation Techniques for Food Service

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
October 29, 2019 — 
This course emphasizes the importance of proper sanitation techniques in the food service industry. Special emphasis will be placed upon proper food handling techniques. Topics covered will be HACCP, food-borne illness, proper cooking, handling and storage of food, the knowledge of correct temperatures to prevent food contamination and safe personal hygiene for food handlers. Successful completion of a test will result in a food service sanitation procedures certification awarded by the Educational Foundation of the National Restaurant Association.
Section: 71
3
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HIS 227 - American History To 1877

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course introduces students to American history from the pre-Columbian period to Reconstruction. It covers political, economical, social, and cultural forces that have shaped the evolving American nation and its interactions with the world during this time.
Section: 71
3
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MUS 115 - Rock Music Style/Development

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course explores the development of rock music in terms of musical style and societal influence. The course covers the pre-existing styles (pop, country and western, rhythm and blues, jazz, folk, gospel and classical music) that impacted the evolution of rock music. The development of music listening skills is emphasized with directed listening exercises to reinforce concepts of musical style and elements such as rhythm, pitch, dynamics, timbre and form. The role of rock music as a social, cultural, economic and political force is examined.
Section: 71
3
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ENG 123 - College Composition

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course provides a foundation in academic discourse by developing effective communication skills with an emphasis on expository writing; an oral presentation is required.
Section: 71
3
credits

SPA 121 - Elementary Spanish I

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Elementary Spanish I provides an introduction to the Spanish language for students with no previous Spanish studies or one year of high school Spanish. It develops elementary grammar, syntax, and written and oral communication skills. This course examines a variety of Hispanic cultures throughout the world. This course requires the completion of a minimum of five documented hours of lab work outside of class.
Section: 71
3
credits

ENG 124 - Literature and Writing

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course encourages students to use writing to explore the ways in which literature functions as an art form. Writing and research techniques introduced in ENG 123 College Composition are strengthened and refined.
Section: 71
3
credits

MAT 148 - College Algebra

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course concentrates on the application and analysis of algebraic problems as they occur in a variety of disciplines. Topics include linear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions and models and an introduction to regression analysis. Other topics include solution of equations and inequalities, sequences and matrices. Methods of proof such as algebraic derivation as well as the use of counterexamples to disprove mathematical statements are explored.
Section: 71
3
credits

MAT 154 - College Algebra & Trigonometry

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course includes functions, functional notation, linear and quadratic functions, graphs of basic functions and graphing techniques such as shifts and reflections, constant slope and average rate of change, solving systems of linear and nonlinear systems, and constant slope and average rate of change, solving systems of linear and nonlinear systems, and complex numbers. The course also covers solving quadratic equations using factoring, the square root property and the quadratic formula, exponential and logarithmic equations and functions, trigonometric functions, the graphs of sine, cosine and tangent functions, and a brief introduction to vectors.
Section: 71
4
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MAT 167 - Precalculus With Analytic Geometry

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course includes the following topics: functions, functional composition, inverse functions, domain and range, interval notation, polynomial functions, rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric, functions and graphs, analytic geometry, including parametric equations, polar coordinates and conics, systems of equations, introduction to limits and applications.
Section: 71
3
credits

MAT 147 - Statistics

Schenectady County / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course focuses on the following topics: descriptive statistics, an introduction to probability, random variables and probability distributions, the binomial and normal probability distributions, sampling, estimation, hypothesis testing, chi-square distributions, linear correlation and regression.
Section: 71