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SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 85746
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 85671
4
credits

SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish 2

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Continuation of SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish 1.
Section: 87502
3
credits

PHYSC 167 - The Solar System-Lecture

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
A tour of the solar system, from the viewpoint of various physical sciences (astronomy, geology and physics). Students learn about the structure and formation of the solar system, and the varied characteristics of the planets and moons that inhabit our solar system. Includes a discussion of recent and current space missions, an overview of the current search for exoplanets (planets in other solar systems), and a discussion of the possibilities for extra-terrestrial life within our solar system and the universe.
Section: 86766
3
credits

PHYSC 120 - Physical Science Explorations

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
An introduction to the physical sciences geared towards the non-science student. This class is an introduction to critical thinking and a survey of modern science wrapped into one package. Students will learn what science really is and how to survey the world through the lens of scientific scrutiny. A foundation in the ideas of physics, geology and planetary sciences will be provided. While the course is largely conceptual, basic math skills will be used. No Lab.
Section: 87157
3
credits

PHYSC 162 - Climate Change and Our Future

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Ideal for non-science or science majors, this course covers all aspects of climate change, both past and present, and prediction of future climate change. Students learn about how climate science works and how we measure climate changes including the effects of a warming world on rain, snow, clouds, atmospheric circulation and storms, ice sheets and sea ice, sea level, and ocean circulation. Topics include the workings of the atmosphere and the greenhouse effect. Course will also examine climate policy, economic, and technological solutions to reduce carbon emissions.
Section: 86422
3
credits

ANTHR 120 - Native People of North America

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course examines the cultures and histories of several native nations of North America. It devotes particular attention to Native American - Euro American relations and the changing of the ideologies, identities and institutions emergent from these interactions. It studies these issues from both a historical and contemporary's perspective drawing examples from a variety of geographic locations.
Section: 85214
4
credits

PSYCH 201 - Behavioral Statistics

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
An introduction to data analysis in the behavioral sciences. Students will learn how to summarize data sets, create frequency distributions, formulate statistical hypotheses tests and interpret the results of statistical tests. Topics covered include measures of central tendency and variability, standard scores, t-tests, analysis of variance, correlation and chi-square tests. Designed to meet the statistics requirement for transfer students who will major in psychology.
Section: 87382
4
credits

PSYCH 201 - Behavioral Statistics

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
An introduction to data analysis in the behavioral sciences. Students will learn how to summarize data sets, create frequency distributions, formulate statistical hypotheses tests and interpret the results of statistical tests. Topics covered include measures of central tendency and variability, standard scores, t-tests, analysis of variance, correlation and chi-square tests. Designed to meet the statistics requirement for transfer students who will major in psychology.
Section: 87393
1
credit

PHYSC 168 - The Solar System Lab

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Students will learn how to think like a scientist - they will collect and analyze data from a variety of solar system data sources to answer research questions. Topics/data sources include the characteristics of planets and moons in our solar system, impact cratering, planets around stars other than the Sun (exoplanets), geologic features on the moon, and more. Note: This is an optional 1-credit lab to accompany PHYSC 167- The Solar System. Students who need a science with a lab should register for both PYHSC 167 and PHYSC 168; students who do not need or want a lab should just register for PHYSC 167.
Section: 87258