Community College Graduate Courses

Some courses may not be offered every year. Check with the college or department office for current information about when specific courses are offered.  

 

For course syllabi, see the departmental website.

 

CC  580 THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (3)

Philosophy, purpose, objectives, curricula, students, and organizational patterns of the community college.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  590 EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY IN THE COLLEGE CLASSROOM (3)

Introduction to and familiarization with technology used in delivery of instruction.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  593 IN-SERVICE TEACHER WORKSHOP (1-3)

Topical instruction involving exchange of ideas, practical methods, skills, and principles.  You many count up to 6 hours of 593 toward your graduate program.  Pass-fail only.  No repeat limit.

 

CC  599 CONTEMPORARY DEVELOPMENTS (1-3)

Examines recent trends and investigations in a selected area of a particular field of study.  May be offered no more than three times before being submitted for a permanent course number.  Letter grade only.  No repeat limit.

 

CC  620 PROGRAMS FOR ACCESS AND OPPORTUNITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION (3)

Overview of historical developments, current practices, and future trends in teaching, implementing, and administering programs for access and opportunity in higher education.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  640 CURRICULUM CONSTRUCTION IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (3)

Principles underlying course development in the community college: typical programs, credit and noncredit courses, articulation, and other aspects of the instructional program.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  670 ADULT LEARNERS (3)

Planning for teaching and administering programs to meet the special needs of adult learners and overall community needs.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  680 HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE UNITED STATES (3)

History and current trends, including aims, control, curricular organization, selection of students and professors, academic freedom and responsibility, problems in teaching, research, and public service; innovations on the scene.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  687 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR (1-3)

Designed to assist in preparing you for entry into your professional arena. Pass-fail or letter grade, depending on department policy.  May be repeated for up to 3 units of credit.

 

CC  688 COLLEGE TEACHING (3)

Teaching-learning and administrative environment in college; student culture, learning theory, classroom procedures.  Letter grade only.

 

CC  696 INTERNSHIP (3-9)

Department consent required.  Pass-fail only.  May be repeated for up to 9 units of credit.  Course fee required.

 

CC  697 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1-3)

Department consent required.  Letter grade or pass-fail.  No repeat limit.

 

CC  698 GRADUATE SEMINAR (1-3)

Letter grade or pass-fail.  No repeat limit.

 

CC  699 THESIS (1-9)

Individualized directed research, writing, and oral defense of selected thesis topic. Pass-fail only. Prerequisite: admission to master's plan.