2011-2012 KCTCS Catalog by Kentucky Community and Technical College System

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history and functions of kctcs created by the postsecondary education improvement act of 1997 the kentucky community and technical college system kctcs is a statewide system consisting of 16 two-year colleges that provide quality postsecondary education and workforce training kctcs colleges are committed to making education accessible relevant and responsive to the needs of students employers and communities sixty-eight kctcs campuses are strategically located across the commonwealth from ashland to paducah from covington to bowling green additionally kctcs is the largest provider of online learning in the state offering more than 70 online programs in the fall of 2010 more than 50,000 students were enrolled in kctcs distance education courses mission statement kentucky community and technical college system the mission of kctcs is to improve the employability and quality of life of kentucky citizens as the primary provider of • college and workforce readiness • transfer

west kentucky community and technical college occupational/technical curricula the mission of west kentucky community and technical college is to provide excellence in teaching and learning promote student success and support economic development occupational/technical curricula the program listing represents broad groups of instructional programs offered by the college individual certificate c diploma d and associate in applied science a degree curricula in each group are noted by c d and a in parenthesis to accomplish this mission west kentucky community and technical college will provide the following 21st century life skills c advanced nursing assistant c air conditioning technology c d applied engineering technology c a apprenticeship studies a automotive technology c d a business studies accounting technology c d business administration systems c d a medical information technology c d a office systems technology c d a clinical laboratory technology c a collision repair

associate in applied science certificate agriculture technology 103017019 issues in agriculture 3 agriculture power 3 agricultural internship i 2 introduction to computers 3 introduction to interpersonal communications 3 introduction to equipment machines and engines 3 field applications in agriculture 2 introduction to fertilizers and soils 3 agricultural internship ii 2 computers in the agricultural environment 3 agricultural internship iii 2 career development in agriculture 3 introduction to plants/crop production 3 writing i 3 writing ii 3 introduction to animal science or 3 agriculture animal science 3 introduction to biology and 3 introduction to biology lab or 1 biology i and 3 biology i lab or 1 biology ii and 3 biology ii lab or 1 zoology with laboratory or 4 botany with laboratory or 4 principles of biology i and 3 principles of biology lab i 2 introductory general and biological chemistry or 4 introductory general chemistry and 3 introductory

associate in applied science microsoft server administrator 1103013089 261 262 264 269 microsoft windows directory services administration 3 microsoft windows network infrastructure 3 microsoft applications server infrastructure 3 internet protocols 3 total 12 networking specialist 1103013109 cit cit 269 289 offered at blc approved level i and level ii network technology microsoft windows specialization sequence 12 or approved level i and level ii network technology cisco specialization sequence 12 approved level i level ii or level iii network technology sequence 4-6 internet protocols 3 network security 3 total 22-24 productivity software specialist 1103013039 cit cit cit cit cit imd 105 130 232 234 236 235 offered at blc introduction to computing 3 productivity software 3 applications development and utilization 3 advanced spreadsheet applications 3 advanced database applications 3 advanced word processing 3 total 18 programming 1103013099 cit 150 cit 170 cit 253

a program of study designed to provide a solid background in information security fundamentals of information security offensive techniques defensive techniques and security topics such as operating system security network security design or other security topics are covered this option will prepare students for entry-level positions in the areas of network security auditing and penetration testing firewall configuration and computer crime investigation the computer support specialist option/certificate will provide an in-depth knowledge of application software current microsoft windows client operating systems and user support skills upon completion of the option/certificate the graduate will be qualified to take industry designed and recognized certification examinations employment opportunities include entry-level positions supporting applications operating systems and end users the network administration option/certificate provides the concepts and skills needed to design set-up

251 262 299 212 120 100 150 200 201 199 101 110 114 110 102 115 261 100 201 100 105 145 256 265 strategic quality planning 3 design of experiments 4 topics in quality management systems topic 1-6 introduction to financial management 3 basic blue print reading 3 introduction to computer-aided design 3 introduction to programming 4 intermediate computer-aided design 4 advanced computer-aided design 3 cooperative education 1-4 contemporary economic issues 3 circuits i 5 circuits ii 5 introduction to environmental technology 4 blue print reading 2 manufacturing i shop and tools 3 instrumentation and measurement 3 introduction to industrial safety 3 occupational health and industrial hygiene methods 4 industrial safety 3 basic engineering graphics 3 manufacturing process 3 production management 3 robotics fundamentals 3 total 60 65 quality monitor 1507023069 eng ma mat qms qms qms qms qms qms 101 109 150 101 201 202 220 240 242 offered at elc hpc general education

bas 2903 1 course id:006105 the organization and its people examines the business leadership-government-society relationship including the challenges and issues in today’s workplace environment with an emphasis on moral choices faced by employees prerequisite bas 2902 or consent of instructor lecture 1.0 credit 15 contact hours components lecture bex basic electricity bex 100 3 course id:001118 basic electricity for non-majors this course introduces non-majors to the basic physics of electricity students apply ohm’s law measure resistance voltage ohms watts and amps construct various types of electrical circuits select wire and fuse sizes and learn to troubleshoot an electric motor and coil corequisite bex 101 components lecture bex 101 2 course id:001119 basic electricity lab for non-majors this is a hands-on class designed to allow the student to use the concepts principles and theories covered in basic application electricity for non-majors bex 100 corequisite bex

course id:001473 includes pump operations ii drivers training overhaul fire alarms and communications sprinklers and practicum prerequisite frs 202 or consent of instructor lecture 3 credits 90 contact hours components lecture attributes course also offered in modules frs 204 3 emt first responder course id:001474 frs 1016 0.6 course id:003895 fire hose appliances and streams i introduces the student to the types uses and operations of fire hose appliances and streams used in the fire service prerequisite frs 1014 or consent of instructor components laboratory lecture frs 1021 0.2 ropes i course id:003896 emt first responder includes first responder ems components lecture attributes course also offered in modules familiarizes the student with the use and maintenance of rope and the various ties useful to hoisting equipment securing objects and rescue prerequisite frs 101 or frs 1014 or consent of instructor components laboratory lecture frs 205 5 fire officer i frs 1022 0.6 ladders

advances students to a higher level of industrial standards by exposing them to additional tasks using a cylindrical grinder national standards require edm and cylindrical grinder training those programs lacking this equipment can only present theory kctcs is presently trying to acquire edm and cylindrical laboratory 2 credits 60 contact hours/30:1 ratio prerequisite mtt 212 or 214 with a grade of c or greater or consent of instructor components laboratory mtt 224 6 advanced industrial machining course id:001827 designed to allow for the construction of electrodes and the production of parts by the use of an electric discharge machine edm cylindrical grinder and other type of grinders national standards require edm and cylindrical grinder training colleges lacking this equipment can only present theory kctcs is presently trying to acquire edm and cylindrical grinders prerequisite mtt 134 and mtt 212 or mtt 214 with a grade of c or greater in each mtt course or consent of

spa 1011 0.8 spanish greetings farewells course id:006222 highlights greetings and farewells in simple conversations introduces the present tense of the verb ser to be explores the geography culture history and political issues of spanish speaking countries lecture 0.8 credit 12 contact hours components lecture campus wkctc spa 1012 0.8 spanish for school life course id:006223 introduces basic modes of communication to discuss school life and everyday activities focuses on asking questions and describing people and things introduces the present tense of estar to be and -ar explores the geography culture history and political issues of spanish speaking countries prerequisite spa 1011 lecture 0.8 credits 12 contact hours components lecture campus wkctc spa 1013 0.8 spanish for family and friends course id:006224 features descriptions of family and friends focuses on using possessive and descriptive adjectives introduces the present tense of -er and -ir verbs uses the verbs tener and