Course Descriptions 2015-16 by Kentucky Community and Technical College System

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course id 004843 prepares students to plan manage and deliver respiratory care to diverse client populations in various settings enables students to practice mechanical ventilation techniques and observe/practice techniques of advanced life support pre-requisite rcp 195 and rcp 210 and rcp 212 and rcp 226 with a grade of c or better or consent of instructor clinical 4 credits 240 contact hours components clinical attributes technical rcp 2601 respiratory care seminar course id 004846 analyzes material previously studied in the program and prepares students for the national board for respiratory care examination addresses job seeking skills prerequisite rcp 200 and rcp210 and rcp 212 and rcp 225 with a grade of c or better or consent of instructor lecture 1 credit 15 contact hours components lecture attributes technical rdg reading rdg 203 improved college reading course id 002286 improves proficiency in reading comprehension vocabulary and critical thinking skills and prepares students for college and career reading through individualized and/or group instruction practice prerequisite as determined by kctcs placement policy lecture 3 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading course also offered in modules rdg 303 course id 002287 reading for the college classroom improves critical reading skills by developing vocabulary techniques active reading strategies comprehension accuracy and interpretation of visual elements in text applies theories and strategies taught in the course to college and career reading materials pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy or successful completion of rdg 020 lecture 3 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading course also offered in modules rdg 411 reading laboratory course id 006805 designed to improve reading comprehension vocabulary and critical thinking skills strategies taught in this course will be applied to college level materials pre-requisite compass score 81-83 lab 1.0 credit 15 contact hours components laboratory attributes remedial reading rdg 1002 reading workshop course id 015658 improves reading comprehension and vocabulary of expository materials by improving student’s comprehension processes and reading-related study skills applies strategies and skills taught in the course are applied to college level materials pre-requisite kctcs placement policy compass score 70-84 or equivalent co-requisite paired with a content-rich course as determined by division chair program coordinator or faculty lecture 2.0 credits 30 contact hours components lecture attributes other rdg 1853 college reading course id 000301 designed to improve critical reading thinking and writing at the college level by identifying the components of expository persuasive argumentative and research text including the author’s use of tone purpose biased language and writing patterns apply strategies to college level text pre-requisite kctcs placement policy lecture 3.0 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes course also offered in modules rdg 2010.5 active reading course id 006737 applies active reading metacognitive self-evaluation and reading rate strategies for proficiency in reading comprehension includes topics such as the reading process self-monitoring and self-correcting comprehension and adjusting reading strategies for various comprehension purposes pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy lecture 0.5 credits 7.5 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading text evaluate word combinations to determine the author’s view tone and purpose for writing the texts infer meaning from visual elements such as diagrams charts and photos pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy or completion of rdg 020 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 18510.75 critical reading course id 006933 rdg 18520.75 valid supports course id 006934 apply active reading metacognitive processes and analyze common text structures and supporting details to improve basic critical reading skills pre-requisite current kctcs placement policy lecture .75 11.25 contact hours components lecture rdg 2020.75 transitions thought patterns course id 006738 rdg 2031 basics of argument course id 006739 rdg 18530.75 bias and fallacies course id 006935 recognize basic argument components analyze contradictions to prior learning and draw valid conclusions about claims and supports for claims to improve critical reading and thinking skills use main ideas to accurately summarize texts pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy lecture 1.0 credits 15 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 18540.75 words and visuals course id 006936 construct meaning from texts through analyzing transitions and patterns of organization to improve comprehension and critical thinking skills pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 2040.75 words and visual elements course id 006740 expands vocabulary through examining word parts and context clues and infers tone and purpose through word combinations constructs meaning from visual elements to improve comprehension of text pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 3010.75 critical reading course id 006741 uses active learning prior knowledge and metacognitive strategies to quickly enhance comprehension uses active learning prior knowledge and self-assessment strategies to quickly enhance comprehension of text pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy or successful completion of rdg 020 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 3020.75 text structures and supports course id 006742 analyzes text structures paragraphs longer passages and arguments for central ideas supporting examples reasons and evidence to construct meaning from texts pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy or completion of rdg 020 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 3030.75 logic and evidence course id 006743 analyzes text for logical reasoning and valid supports to quickly detect key information in texts pre-requisite as determined by kctcs placement policy or completion of rdg 020 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture attributes remedial reading rdg 3040.75 words and visual elements course id 006744 construct meaning from word parts context clues connotation and denotation for accurate comprehension of identify patterns of writing and discern facts from opinions to determine valid supports use patterns and valid supports to organize ideas for a summary or concept map pre-requisite rdg 1852 lecture .75 11.25 contact hours components lecture interpret the author’s devices for expressing the writing purpose point-of-view and bias in informative persuasive and literary texts use this information to draw valid inferences and analyze logical reasoning from various types of texts pre-requisite rdg 1852 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture construct meaning from vocabulary and visual elements and use this information to summarize map concepts and paraphrase content to improve critical reading skills prerequisite rdg 1853 lecture .75 credits 11.25 contact hours components lecture rea real estate rea 1003 real estate principles i course id 000906 rea 1203 real estate marketing course id 000365 rea 1213 appraising course id 000778 rea 1223 construction and blueprints course id 000575 introduces real estate as a business and as a profession designed to acquaint the student with the wide range of subjects necessary to the practice of real estate includes license law ethics purchase and listing agreements brokerage deeds financing appraisals mortgages and real estate property managements lecture 3.0 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes technical includes marketing and selling of real estate properties emphasizes qualifying prospects preparing for property showings negotiating the sale developing a five-year goal plan and managing time utilizes computer applications lecture 3.0 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes technical addresses appraising residential real estate for loans estates condemnations and listings and the factors that contribute to the value of real estate includes three methods of estimating value with emphasis given to the market data approach lecture 3.0 credits 45 contact hours components lecture includes the basic concepts of construction design and blueprint reading lecture 3.0 credits 45 contact hours components lecture attributes technical 369 course descriptions rcp 2514 respiratory care practice v