Fall Term 2010

Blended Courses - Schuylkill Center

Not sure if you’re ready to take a class entirely online? A blended class might be the perfect solution for you. This format offers the best of both worlds. You’ll still interact with classmates in person while you enjoy the freedom of studying where and when you want with online learning.

Students are responsible for communications software and internet service. There are both minimum and suggested requirements for computer setup. For more information, please visit our technology requirements. Each blended course requires additional hours of online instruction.

Enjoy the best of both worlds and take a blended class this fall!

Continuing Studies

BHS 201-16: Foundations of Chemical Dependency
Concepts from psychopharmacology, genetics, counseling theory, law, medicine, sociology and other disciplines are applied to provide a basic understanding of the practical issues surrounding the prevention and treatment of substance abuse and dependence
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, & 10/9

BHS 203-26: Neuropharmacology
The primary goal of this course will be to educate students to the biochemical aspects of the human brain. Students will become familiar with the neurological implications of drug abuse and its effects on brain functioning. This course will also focus on the most commonly utilized medications in the treatment of depression, psychosis, mania, schizophrenia, and other related psychiatric disorders.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, & 12/4

CJ 275-16: Criminology
Examination of classical and contemporary theories of crime, nature and causes of crime and criminal behavior as well as relationship between law and crime. Emphasis placed on identifying various criminological theories and their advocates to give student an overview of the many theories posited as causes of criminal behavior and crime. Course satisfies the social science core requirement.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, & 10/9

ED 204-26: Human Development & Learning
This course explores the various theories and stages of human development. Physical, cognitive, social, personality, and moral development from birth to early adolescence are examined, as well as typical and atypical patters of language development. Culture and socio-economic status are studied as they relate to human development and learning.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, & 12/4

MUS 123-26: American Popular Music
Presents basic elements of music with special emphasis on growth and development of American popular music, rock and jazz. Listening lessons, independent projects and class discussions that encourage active participation and develop an appreciation for our rich heritage of music and the arts.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, & 12/4

SSC 230-16: Economic Geography
This course encourages students to understand the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services using a 'geographical perspective.' Where do various economic activities take place and why? How are activities in one location linked with those in another? How have technological advances and public policy influenced the special organization of business enterprises? These questions are examined at geographical scales ranging from the local to the global, using a variety of case studies. There is a special emphasis on globalization, economic development, and the growing prominence of multi-national corporations in the world economy.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, & 10/9

THE 345-16: Issues in Historical Theology
An historical study of the principal theological controversies that shaped the development of Christianity. This course is designed as an introduction to theological study for students in the Innovative Degree Programs (Plus Two, Mid-Degree, Degree Completion). Other students must have permission of the instructor.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, & 10/9




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