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HIS 102 - Western Civilization 1648 To 1914

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
This course is a survey of events in Europe from the 18th century Age of Enlightenment until the First World War. The student are introduced to the ideas surrounding the French Revolution and the victory of democracy over the feudal aristocracy, the reform socialist movements of the industrial 19th century and the clash of empires leading to the global warfare in the 20th century.
Section: 5135
3
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HIS 110 - U.S. History Colonial to 1800

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
This course provides an in-depth analysis of transition in American history from colonial beginnings to an independent national state. It explores clashes or interests, sectional differences, and power conflicts as a new democratic system emerged. Emphasis is placed on changes in local institutions and on cultural and class diversity.
Section: 5106
3
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HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 5107
3
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HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 5182
3
credits

HIS 129 - Caribbean History

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
This course offers an examination of today’s multi- cultural Caribbean. The focus is on the region and the diverse forces that have and continue to shape the culture and society. Regional geography for the course focuses on both Greater and Lesser Antilles, as well as South America, and on the Country of Guyana. Emphasis of the course is on connecting historical processes to the diverse cultural, ethnic, political and social structures of the contemporary Caribbean.
Section: 5150
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HSERV 102 - Human Behavior & Social Development/Lifespan

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
Examination of individual development within the context of the immediate environment and the larger multicultural societal environment. In examining the developmental process and tasks related to the human life cycle, students are exposed to concepts of sociobiology, psychosocial, behavioral and psychoanalytic theory. The theories of Freud and Erickson are emphasized and integrated into the overall systems framework.
Section: 5747
4
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MATH 135 - College Algebra with Trigonometry

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
Topics in algebra and trigonometry include: linear functions, algebra of functions, domain and range of functions, complex numbers, quadratic functions, radical and absolute value equations, linear inequalities, polynomial division, exponential and logarithmic functions, graphing calculator applications, trigonometric functions, applications of right triangles, circular functions, and graphs of trigonometric functions. This course is designed primarily for students in the technologies, math/science, and the students who intend to continue in mathematics or who need to take physics. Notes: Specific graphics calculator required; wait until first day of class before purchasing.
Section: 5620
4
credits

MATH 135 - College Algebra with Trigonometry

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
Topics in algebra and trigonometry include: linear functions, algebra of functions, domain and range of functions, complex numbers, quadratic functions, radical and absolute value equations, linear inequalities, polynomial division, exponential and logarithmic functions, graphing calculator applications, trigonometric functions, applications of right triangles, circular functions, and graphs of trigonometric functions. This course is designed primarily for students in the technologies, math/science, and the students who intend to continue in mathematics or who need to take physics. Notes: Specific graphics calculator required; wait until first day of class before purchasing.
Section: 5235
3
credits

MATH 130 - College Algebra: Functions & Models

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
Mainly for students in business, social studies, liberal arts/humanities. Major topics include: an introduction to functions and graphing, linear functions, quadratic and exponential functions. Additional topics include: rates of change, modeling data, systems of linear equations, exponents, radicals, and logarithms. A specific graphics calculator is required and integrated throughout the course. Not intended for science, technical, or engineering students or students who want to continue on the regular “calculus track.”
Section: 5234
4
credits

MATH 140 - Statistics

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017
May 22, 2017 — 
A general introduction to statistical methods for students in all academic disciplines. Topics include: descriptive methods and the presentation of data, a thorough treatment of the basic concepts of probability, techniques of statistical inference and decision-making through hypothesis testing, the methods of correlation and regression analysis, and the application of non-parametric methods in various subject areas. Notes: Specific graphics calculator required; wait until first day of class before purchasing.
Section: 5236