Dec 07, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions


 

Computer Science

  
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    ITNW 1354 - Implementing Supporting Servers


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Implement administer and troubleshoot information systems that incorporate servers in a networked computing environment. 1,2,3

    Requisite(s): Take ITNW 1325 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITNW 1364 - Practicum - Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Practical general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer college and student. As outlined in the learning plan apply the theory concepts and skills involving specialized materials tools equipment procedures regulations laws and interactions within and among political economic environmental social and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry; and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior safety practices interpersonal and teamwork skills and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry.

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITNW 1380 - Co-Op Ed-Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Career-related activities encountered in the student’s area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college employer and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    ITNW 1454 - Implementing and Supporting Servers


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 4
    Implement administer and troubleshoot information systems that incorporate servers in a networked computing environment. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITNW 1325 

    Requisite(s): ITNW 1325 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITNW 2313 - Networking Hardware


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Exploration of hardware devices including cables servers and workstations; network connectivity devices and uninterruptible power supplies. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITNW 1325 

    Requisite(s): ITNW 1325 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITNW 2388 - Internship - Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. 1,2

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITNW 2421 - Networking With TCP/IP


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 4
    Set up configure use and support Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) on networking operating systems. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,6

    Requisite(s): Take ITNW 1354 ;
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1191 - Special Topics in Computer and Information Sciences General


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 1
    Topics address recently identified current events skills knowledge and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. The student will learn to use the Internet including performing simple searches learn how to use the Microsoft Suite of application software and how to organize file and folders

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1301 - Introduction to Computers


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    Overview of computer information systems. Introduces computer hardware software procedures and human resources. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1307 - Unix Operating System I


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    Introduction of the UNIX operating system including multi-user concepts terminal emulation use of system editor basic UNIX commands and writing script files. Includes introductory system management concepts. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1401 

    Requisite(s): ITSC 1401 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1316 - Linux Installation & Configuration


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    Introduction to Linux operating system. Includes Linux installation basic administration utilities and commands upgrading networking security and application installation. Emphasizes hands-on setup administration and management of Linux.

    Requisite(s): Take ITSC 1401  or BCIS 1405 ;
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1325 - Personal Computer Hrdware(bcis/Cnit1303


    CIP Code: 47.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Current personal computer hardware including assembly upgrading setup configuration and troubleshooting. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1401 

    Requisite(s): ITSC 1401 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 1364 - Practicum Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications


    CIP Code: 11.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Practical general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer college and student. As outlined in the learning plan the student will apply the theory concepts and skills involving specialized materials tools equipment procedures regulations laws and interactions within and among political economic environmental social and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior safety practices interpersonal and teamwork skills and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry.

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    ITSC 1401 - Intro to Computers (bcis/Cnit 1401)


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 4
    Overview of computer information systems. Introduces computer hardware software procedures and human resources. Keyboarding proficiency is highly recommended. Lab fee required. 1,2,3

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 2339 - Personal Computer Help Desk Support


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    Diagnosis and solution of user hardware and software related problems with on-the-job and/or simulated projects. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1401 

    Requisite(s): ITSC 1401 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSC 2381 - Co-Op Ed/Computer & Info Science(2377)


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    Career-related activities encountered in the student?s area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college employer and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. 1,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    ITSC 2386 - Internship


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 3
    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. 1,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    ITSC 2421 - Integrated Software Applications II


    CIP Code: 11.0101
    Credit(s): 4
    Intermediate study of computer applications from business productivity software suites. Instruction in embedding data and linking and combining documents using word processing spreadsheets databases and/or presentation media software. Keyboarding skills recommended. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSW 1301 - Introduction to Word Processing


    CIP Code: 11.0602
    Credit(s): 3
    An overview of the production of documents tables and graphics. Keyboarding proficiency is highly recommended. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSW 1304 - Introduction to Spreadsheets


    CIP Code: 11.0301
    Credit(s): 3
    Instruction in the concepts procedures and application of electronic spreadsheets. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1401 

    Requisite(s): ITSC 1401 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSW 1307 - Introduction to Database (bcis/Cnit 1310)


    CIP Code: 11.0802
    Credit(s): 3
    Introduction to database theory and the practical applications of a database. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSW 1401 - Introduction to Word Processing


    CIP Code: 11.0602
    Credit(s): 4
    An overview of the production of documents tables and graphics. Identify word processing terminology and concepts; create technical documents format and edit documents; use simple tools and utilities; and print documents.

    Requisite(s): Take ITSC 1401  or BCIS 1405 ;
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSW 1404 - Introduction to Spreadsheets


    CIP Code: 11.0301
    Credit(s): 4
    Instruction in the concepts procedures and application of electronic spreadsheets. Keyboarding proficiency is highly recommended. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Requisite(s): Take ITSC 1401  or BCIS 1405 ;
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSY 1342 - Information Technology Security


    CIP Code: 11.1003
    Credit(s): 3
    Instruction in security for network hardware software and data including physical security; backup procedures; relevant tools; encryption; and protection from viruses. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1401  and ITNW 1325 

    Requisite(s): ITSC 1401  and ITNW 1325 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSY 2301 - Firewalls & Network Security


    CIP Code: 11.1003
    Credit(s): 3
    Identify elements of firewall design types of security threats and responses to security attacks. Use best practices to design implement and monitor a network security plan. Examine security incident postmortem reporting and ongoing network security activities. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSY 1342 

    Requisite(s): ITSY 1342 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSY 2330 - Intrusion Detection


    CIP Code: 11.1003
    Credit(s): 3
    Computer information systems security monitoring intrusion detection and crisis management. Includes alarm management signature configuration sensor configuration and troubleshooting components. Emphasizes indentifying resolving and documenting network crises and activating the response team. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSY 2301 

    Requisite(s): ITSY 2301 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    ITSY 2342 - Incident Response & Handling


    CIP Code: 11.1003
    Credit(s): 3
    In-depth coverage of incident response and incident handling including identifying sources of attacks and security breaches; analyzing security logs; recovering the system to normal; performing postmortem analysis; and implementing and modifying security measures. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,4,6

    Prerequisite(s): ITSY 2301 

    Requisite(s): ITSY 2301 
    Faculty Consent: N

Cosmetology

  
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    CSME 1355 - Artistry of Hair Design II


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 3
    A continuation of hair design. Topics include the additional theory and applications of current trends in hair design.

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1401 - Orientation to Cosmetology (cosm 2601)


    CIP Code: 12.0401
    Credit(s): 4
    An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the field of cosmetology. Demonstrate introductory skills professional ethics safety and sanitation. Explain the laws and rules of the state licensing agency. 1,2,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1405 - Fundaments of Cosmetology (cosm 2602)


    CIP Code: 12.0401
    Credit(s): 4
    A course in the basic fundamentals of cosmetology. Topics include safety and sanitation, service preparation, manicure, facial, chemical services, shampoo, haircut, wet styling, and comb out. Identify fundamental concepts related to skills required by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR); demonstrate required skills by TDLR standards. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1430 - Orientation to Nail Technology


    CIP Code: 12.041
    Credit(s): 4
    An overview of the fundamental skills and knowledge necessary for the field of nail technology. Demonstrates nail technology skills; practice safety and sanitation according to the laws  and rules of the state licensing agency; and practice professional ethics. 2

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1431 - Principles of Nail Tech I


    CIP Code: 12.041
    Credit(s): 4
    A course in the principles of nail technology. Topics include anatomy, physiology, theory, and skills related to nail technology.  Explain the basic anatomy and physiology of the hands, arms, and feet. Practice the related skills of manicuring and  pedicuring and identify nail enhancement. 1

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1441 - Principles of Nail Tech II


    CIP Code: 12.041
    Credit(s): 4
    A continuation of the concepts and principles of nail technology. Topics include professional ethics, salon management, client relations, and related skills of nail technology. Perform nail enhancements; practice professional ethics; and demonstrate safety and sanitation practices according to state licensing agency. 4

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1443 - Manicuring & Related Theory (cosm 2602)


    CIP Code: 12.041
    Credit(s): 4
    Presentation of the theory and practice of nail services. Topics include terminology, application, and workplace competencies related to nail services. Define terminology related to nail services; demonstrate the basic procedures of nail services; and practice safety and sanitation according to the laws & rules of the state licensing agency; exhibit workplace competencies in nail services. 1,2,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1447 - Principles of Skin Care/Facials(2604)


    CIP Code: 12.0409
    Credit(s): 4
    In-depth coverage of the theory and practice of skin care, facials, and cosmetics. Define the terminology related to the skin, products, and treatments; demonstrate applications related to skin care and cosmetics; practice safety and sanitation according to the laws and rules of the state licensing agency; and exhibit workplace competencies in skin care and cosmetics. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1451 - Artistry of Hair Theory & Practice(2601


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 4
    Instruction in the artistry of hair design. Topics include theory, techniques, and application of hair design. Practice basic competencies related to the artistry of hair design; demonstrate use of tools ; exhibit basic manipulative skills; and follow safety and sanitation laws and rules according to the state licensing agency. 1,2,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1453 - Chemical Reformation and Related Theory(2605)


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 4
    Presentation of theory and practice of chemical reformation including terminology, application, and workplace competencies. Define  terminology related to chemical reformation; follow safety and sanitation laws and rules according tot he state licensing agency; and exhibit workplace competencies related to chemical reformation. 1,2,3,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1534 - Cosmetology Instructor I (cosm 2813)


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    The fundamentals of instructing cosmetology students. Demonstrate classroom/clinic management; differentiate teaching methodologies;identify different learning styles; and assess lesson plans. Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and a high school diploma or GED. 1,2,3,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 1535 - Orientation to the Instruction ofCosmetology (2811)


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    An overview of the skills and knowledge necessary for the instruction of cosmetology students. Identify teaching methodologies; observe lesson plan implementation; and monitor various learning settings. Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and high school diploma or GED. 1,2,5

    Comments: updated based on WECM
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2237 - Advanced Cosmetology Techniques(cosm 2604)


    CIP Code: 12.0401
    Credit(s): 2
    Mastery of advanced cosmetology techniques including hair designs, professional cosmetology services, and workplace competencies. Utilize a variety of hair techniques; perform professional cosmetology services; demonstrate workplace competencies. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2343 - Salon Development


    Credit(s): 3
    Procedures necessary for salon development. Topics include professional ethics and goal setting, salon operation, and record keeping. Create a salon portfolio or business plan. Demonstrate organizational skills related to salon operation and management. 

    Prerequisite(s): CSME 1401  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2343 - Salon Development (cosm 2606)


    CIP Code: 12.0412
    Credit(s): 3
    Procedures necessary for salon development. Topics include professional ethics and goal setting, salon operation, and record keeping. Create a salon portfolio or business plan. Demonstrate organizational skills related to salon operation and management. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2401 - The Principles of Hair Coloring andRelated Theory


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 4
    Presentation of the theory, practice, and chemistry of hair color. Topics include terminology, application, and workplace competencies related to hair color. Define  terminology; demonstrate hair color application;  practice safety and sanitation according to the laws and rules of the state licensing agency; and practice workplace competencies related to hair color. 1,2,3,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2410 - Advanced Haircutting & Related Theory


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 4
    Advanced concepts and practice of haircutting. Topics include utilizing scissors, razor, and/or clippers.

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2430 - Nail Enhancement


    CIP Code: 12.041
    Credit(s): 4
    A course in the theory application and related technology of nail enhancements. Demonstrate  product knowledge; apply nail enhancements; and practice competencies as related to the state licensing examination. 4

    Prerequisite(s): CSME 1430  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2439 - Advanced Hair Design (cosm 2603)


    CIP Code: 12.0407
    Credit(s): 4
    Advanced concepts in the theory and practice of hair design. Utilize correct terminology related to hair design; demonstrate advanced techniques related to hair design; and exhibit workplace competencies. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2441 - Preparation for the State Licensing Exam


    CIP Code: 12.0401
    Credit(s): 4
    Preparation for the state licensing examination. Review for the written state licensing exam; prepare for the practical state licensing exam; and practice safety and sanitation according to the laws and rules of the state licensing agency. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2514 - Cosmetology Instructor II (cosm 2812)


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    A continuation of the fundamentals of instructing cosmetology students. Demonstrate effective classroom/clinic management and implement teaching methodologies and develop lesson plans. Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and high school diploma or GED. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2515 - Cosmetology Instructor III


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    Present lesson plans using multi-media technology; develop evaluation techniques used in a cosmetology program; and demonstrate practical applications in a classroom setting. (Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and high school diploma or GED. (12.0413) 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2544 - Cosmetology Instructor IV (cosm 2813)


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    Advanced concepts of instruction in a Cosmetology program. Topics include demonstration, development, and implementation of advanced evaluation techniques. Practice instructional skills; develop assessment evaluate techniques that promote student learning; and implement evaluation tools to measure student outcomes.Prerequisite: Current Texas Cosmetology Commission Operator’s License. 1,2,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2545 - Instructional Theory & ClinicOperation(2814)


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    An overview of the objectives required by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Instructor Examination. Demonstrate the skills required for the completion of instructor’s state licensing exam; manage the lab/clinic in a cosmetology program; practice safety and sanitation according to the laws and rules of the state licensing agency; and execute classroom mangagement skills.Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and high school diploma or GED. 1,2,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CSME 2549 - Cosmetology Instructor III


    CIP Code: 12.0413
    Credit(s): 5
    Presentation of lesson plan assignments and evaluation techniques. Present lesson plans using multi-media technology; develop evaluation techniques used in a cosmetology program; and demonstrate practical applications in a classroom setting. Prerequisite: Valid Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation license and high school diploma or GED.

    Faculty Consent: N

Criminal Justice

  
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    CJCR 1304 - Probation and Parole


    CIP Code: 43.0113
    Credit(s): 3
    A survey of the structure organization and operation of probation and parole services. Emphasis on applicable state statutes and administrative guidelines. The student will describe the professional qualifications for employment as a probation or parole practitioner; demonstrate skills in management and treatment practices; and create and develop community relations strategies. 1,2

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJCR 2325 - Legal Aspects of Corrections


    CIP Code: 43.0113
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of operation management and legal issues affecting corrections. Analysis of constitutional issues involving rights of the convicted as well as civil liability of correctional agencies and staff. 1,2,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 1327 - Interview and Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    Instruction and skill development in interviewing note-taking and report writing in the criminal justice context. Development of skills to conduct investigations by interviewing witnesses victims and suspects properly. Organization of information regarding incidents into effective written reports. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 1333 - Traffic Law & Investigation (crij 1322)


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    Instruction in the basic principles of traffic control traffic law enforcement court procedures and traffic law. Emphasis on the need for a professional approach in dealing with traffic law violators and the police role in accident investigation and traffic supervision. The student will identify background and underlying principles of the traffic law enforcement effort; describe the legal requirements which govern and control the making and enforcement of criminal laws and traffic laws in particular; explain the procedures to maximize the individual officer’s personal safety during a stop particularly in a criminal situation; explain the factors which influence the officer and violator during their face to face contact; explain the importance of meeting the objectives of a traffic program i.e. reduction of traffic fatilities and prosecution of traffic offenses; and identify the various enforcement activities that lead to achieving an effective traffic program. 1,2,3,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 1346 - Human Trafficking


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    Examines the history of human trafficking the current laws addressing human trafficking and the challenges to policing human trafficking domestically and internationally. Also explores investigation techniques and policy relating to the combat of human trafficking. The student will explore investigation techniques used in human trafficking will examine the history and current laws of human trafficking will explore challenges to policing human trafficking both domestically and internationally will explore the current policies regarding human trafficking and will learn current international and domestic techniques being used to investigate and prosecute human traffickers. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 1372 - Emergency Telecommunications


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    Topics include a basic understanding of the emergency communications function responsibilities and guidelines. History of emergency communications including current and future trends in the field. The course will encompass all areas of emergency ommunications including police fire and emergency medical services. 1,2,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 1394 - Sp Tops: Human Trafficking


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    Topics address recently identified current events skills knowledge and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. This course will examine the history of human trafficking the current laws addressing human trafficking and the challenges to policing human trafficking locally and internationally. This course will also explore investigation techniques and policy relating to the combat of human trafficking. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 2286 - Internship - Criminal Justice/Police Science


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 2
    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. Students will apply the theory concepts and skills involving specialized materials tools equipment procedures regulations laws and interactions within and among political economic environmental social and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry; and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior safety practices interpersonal and teamwork skills and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry.

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJLE 2386 - Internship - Criminal Justice


    CIP Code: 43.0107
    Credit(s): 3
    A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. The student will apply the theory concepts and skills involving specialized materials tools equipment procedures regulations laws and interactions within and among political economic environmental social and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior safety practices interpersonal and teamwork skills and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 1308 - Criminalistics I


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Introduction to the field of criminalistics. Topics include the application of scientific and technical methods in the investigation of crime including location identification and handling of evidence for scientific analysis.

    Requisite(s): Take CRIJ 1301  and CRIJ 2314  
    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 1325 - Criminology (former Crij 2578)


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Current theories and empirical research pertaining to crime and criminal behavior and its causes methods of prevention systems of punishment and rehabilitation. The student will identify and explain the various theories of causation of criminal behavior identify and appraise the avenue of prevention; outline the various research methods/methodology used in criminological research; and identify the categories and sources of criminological data utilized in interpreting crime trends. 1,2,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 1330 - Cybercrimes


    CIP Code: 43.0103
    Credit(s): 3
    An introduction to cybercrime. Topics include specific laws investigative techniques and criminological theories applicable to computer crime. Students will identify and describe the major types of internet crimes and their elements; list the trends involving digital crime; outline the investigative process in cybercrimes; apply existing laws to actions and events in computer crime investigations; and identify future areas of legal concern in computer crime cases. 1,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 1347 - Police Organization & Admininstration (crij 1318)


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Study of the principles of organizational structure and administration. Topics include theories of management motivation and leadership. Focus on a quality approach toward police community interaction. The student will identify principles of organization administration management motivation and leadership; and describe the quality approach to community relations. 1,2,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 1348 - Ethics in Criminal Justice


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Ethical philosophies and issues pertaining to the various professions in the criminal justice system. Includes ethical issues emanating from constitutional conflict with public protection and individual rights civil liberties and correctional policies. 1,2,4,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 1393 - Cybercrimes


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Topics address recently identified current events skills knowledge and/or atitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and releveant to the professional development of the student. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. This course will provide an introduction to computer crime and those individuals committing it as well as the specific laws investigative techniques and criminological theories applicable to computer crime. 1,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 1400 - Death Investigation I


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 4
    Concepts investigations process scene managment required documentation and case management for incidences of natural accidental and suicidal deaths. Follows the Department of Justice National Guidelines for Death Investigations and meets the criteria for academic credit recognition from the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators. Students will exhibit proficiency in scene protection and investigation; complete written reports related to state regulations; recognize and synchronize attributes of natural and accidental death and/or suicide; provide bereavement solace to victims of loss; and implement the Department of Justice National Guidelines for Death Investigation

    Requisite(s): Take CJSA 2332  Take CJSA 1308  CJSA 2323  
    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 2302 - Police Management Supervision And Related Topics


    CIP Code: 43.0103
    Credit(s): 3
    Techniques and theories regarding dealing with people their performance and problems. Topics include basic supervision leadership time management first-line supervision and management by objectives. 1,2,3,4,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CJSA 2323 - Criminalistics II


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Theory and practice of crime scene investigation. Topics include report writing blood and other body fluids document examination etchings casts and molds glass fractures use of microscope and firearms identification. Students will explain the various aspects of theory and practice related to crime scene investigation; and list the procedures used in the variuos types of evidence discovery and examination. 1,2

    Requisite(s): Take CJSA 1308  
    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 2332 - Criminaltistics III


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of the practical aspects of criminalistics procedures. Topics include crime scene investigation collecting and preserving evidence and testifying in court. Students will conduct a crime scene investigation under simulated circumstances; demonstrate proper methods of identifying collecting preserving evidence for crime laboratory analysis; and demonstrate proper courtroom demeanor and methods of testifying.

    Requisite(s): Take CJSA 1308  and CJSA 2323  
    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 2334 - Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    A series of lectures and class participation exercises presenting selected topics currently confronting criminal justice personnel and the public they serve. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: Y
  
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    CJSA 2335 - First Line Police Supervision


    CIP Code: 43.0104
    Credit(s): 3
    Development of supervision techniques and practices for the first-line supervisor and development of desirable traits of a supervisor with emphasis on individual and group leadership. Special emphasis on the balance between the individual and the organization. (ICOs 1 2 4 5 6) Prerequisite: None. (43.0104)

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 1301 - Introduction to Criminal Justice


    CIP Code: 43.01045124
    Credit(s): 3
    This course provides a historical and philosophical overview of the American criminal justice system including the nature extent and impact of crime; criminal law; and justice agencies and processes. 1,1,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 1306 - Court Systems & Practices (courts/Crim.


    CIP Code: 22.01015424
    Credit(s): 3
    This course is a study of the court system as it applies to the structures procedures practices and sources of law in American courts using federal and Texas statutes and case law. 1,2,4,6

    Prerequisite(s): CRIJ 1301  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 1307 - Crime in America


    CIP Code: 45.04015225
    Credit(s): 3
    American crime problems in historical perspective social and public policy factors affecting crime impact and crime trends social characteristics of specific crimes and crime prevention. The student will explain the psychological social and economic impact of crime in society and identify characteristics of major crime the impact on society and the prevention thereof. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 1310 - Fundamentals of Criminal Law


    CIP Code: 22.01015324
    Credit(s): 3
    This course is the study of criminal law including application of definitions statutory elements defenses and penalties using Texas statutes the Model Penal Code and case law. The course also analyzes the philosophical and historical development of criminal law and criminal culpability. 1,2,3

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 1313 - Juvenile Justice System


    CIP Code: 43.01045224
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of the juvenile justice process to include specialized juvenile law role of the juvenile law role of the juvenile courts role of police agencies role of correctional agencies and theories concerning delinquency. The student will describe the juvenile law and the role of juvenile courts; explain the roles of police and correctional agencies concerning delinquency; and review and contrast the theories of delinquent conduct. 1,2,6,9

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 2301 - Community Resources in Corrections


    CIP Code: 43.01045324
    Credit(s): 3
    An introductory study of the role of the community in corrections; community programs for adults and juveniles; administration of community programs; legal issues; future trends in community treatment. The student will identify alternatives to incarceration; compare and contrast the strengths and weaknesses inherent in contemporary models of intermediate sanctions; and appraise future trends in community treatment options. 1,2,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 2313 - Correctional Systems & Practices


    CIP Code: 43.01045324
    Credit(s): 3
    This course is a survey of institutional and non-institutional corrections. Emphasis will be placed on the organization and operation of correctional systems; treatment and rehabilitation; populations served; Constitutional issues; and current and future issues. 1.2

    Prerequisite(s): CRIJ 1301  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 2314 - Criminal Investigation


    CIP Code: 43.01045524
    Credit(s): 3
    Investigative theory; collection and preservation of evidence; sources of information; interview and interrogation; uses of forensic sciences; case and trial preparation. The student will define the goals and objectives of criminal investigation; demonstrate ability to conduct proper crime scene investigations; illustrate the use of forensic science for various statutory offenses; and organize the criminal case including field notes reports crime scene activities and mandatory documentation of statutory warning. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 2323 - Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement


    CIP Code: 43.01045624
    Credit(s): 3
    Police authority; responsibilities; constitutional constraints; laws of arrest search and seizure; police liability. The student will define police authority and explain the responsibilities and constitutional restraints as enumerated in the Texas Constitution United States Constitution and Bill of Rights. The student will outline the law of arrest and search and seizure developed through court decisions and describe the criminal and civil liability that result from improper acts and/or the failure to act. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CRIJ 2328 - Police Systems and Practices


    CIP Code: 43.01045724
    Credit(s): 3
    This course examines the establishment role and function of police in a democratic society. It will focus on types of police agencies and their organizational structure police-community interaction police ethics and use of authority. 1,2,5,6

    Prerequisite(s): CRIJ 1301  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    HMSY 1337 - Introduction to Homeland Security


    CIP Code: 44.0401
    Credit(s): 3
    Overview of homeland security. Evaluation of the progression of homeland security issues throughout Texas and the United States. An examination of the roles undertaken and methods used by governmental agencies and individuals to respond to those issues. 1,2,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N

Culinary Arts

  
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    CHEF 1205 - Sanitation and Safety


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 2
    A study of personal cleanliness; sanitary practices in food preparation; causes investigation control of illness caused by food contamination (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points); and work place safety standards. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 1301 - Basic Food Preparation


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of the fundamental principles of food preparation and cookery to include Brigade System cooking techniques material handling heat transfer sanitation safety nutrition and professionalism. Lab fee required. 1,2,3,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 1305 - Sanitation and Safety


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of personal cleanliness; sanitary practices in food preparation; causes, investigation, control of illness caused by food contamination (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points); and work place safety standards. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 1310 - Garde Manger


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of cold foods and garnishes. Emphasis on design techniques and display of fine foods. 1,2,3,4

    Requisite(s): Take CHEF 1301 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 1314 - A la Carte


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    A coures in a la carte or ‘cooking to order’ concepts. Topics include menu and recipe interpretation and conversion organization of work station employment of appropriate cooking methods plating and saucing principles. 1,2,3,4,6

    Requisite(s): Take CHEF 2331 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 1340 - Meat Preparation and Cooking


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    Study of the preparation storage and cooking techniques for beef pok lamb poultry seafood and game. Includes moist dry and combination heat preparation methods as related to both classical and modern methods of preparation of dishes. 1,2,3,4,6

    Requisite(s): Take CHEF 1301  CHEF 2301 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 2301 - Intermediate Food Preparation


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    Continuation of previous food preparation course. Topics include the concept of pre-cooked food items as well as scratch preparation. Covers full range of food preparation techniques. 1,2,3

    Requisite(s): Take CHEF 1301  CHEF 1205 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    CHEF 2331 - Advanced Food Preparation


    CIP Code: 12.0503
    Credit(s): 3
    Advanced concepts of food preparation and presentation techniques. 1,2

    Requisite(s): Take CHEF 2301 
    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    FDST 2333 - Wine Types and Sensory Evaluation


    CIP Code: 01.1001
    Credit(s): 3
    A study of the major types of wines including factors that affect quality with on the development of sensory evaluation techniques. 1,2,3,5

    Prerequisite(s): Take HAMG 1321 , RSTO 1301, and RSTO 1321 .

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    HAMG 1224 - Hospitality Human Resources Management


    CIP Code: 52.0901
    Credit(s): 2
    Principles and procedures of human resource management in the hospitality industry. 1,2,3,4,5,6

    Faculty Consent: n
  
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    HAMG 1321 - Introduction to Hospitality


    CIP Code: 52.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    An exploration of the elements and career opportunities within the multiple segments of the hospitality industry. 1,2,3,4,5,6

  
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    HAMG 1340 - Hospitality Legal Issues


    CIP Code: 52.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    A course in legal and regulatory requirements that impact the hospitality industry. Topics include Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), labor regulations, tax laws, tip
    reporting, franchise regulations, and product liability laws. 1,2,3,5

    Faculty Consent: n
  
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    HAMG 2332 - Hospitality Financial Management


    CIP Code: 52.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Methods and application of financial management within the hospitality industry. Primiary emphasis on sales accountability, internal controls, and report analysis. 1,2,3,5

    Prerequisite(s): Take HAMG 1321  and RSTO 1325  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    HAMG 2337 - Hospitality Facilities Management


    CIP Code: 52.0901
    Credit(s): 3
    Identification of building systems and facilities; to include sustainability and risk management. 1,2,3,4,5

    Prerequisite(s): Take HAMG 1321  , RSTO 1321   , and RSTO 1325  

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    IFWA 1218 - Nutrition for the Foodservice Professional


    CIP Code: 12.0508
    Credit(s): 2
    An introduction to nutrition including nutrients digestion and metabolism menu planning recipe modification dietary guidelines and restrictions diet and disease and healthy cooking techniques. 1,2,3,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
  
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    IFWA 1318 - Nutrition for the Food Service Professional


    CIP Code: 12.0508
    Credit(s): 3
    An introduction to nutrition inluding nutrients digestion and metabolism menu planning recipe modification dietary guidelines and restrictions diet and disease adn healthy cooking techniques. 1,2,3,4,5

    Faculty Consent: N
 

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