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Course Descriptions

FARSI


FARS-101  Elementary Farsi I
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this foundational course, students will apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to be able to communi- cate at a basic level by exchanging, interpret- ing, and presenting information; to compare Farsi-speaking cultures’ practices, perspectives, and products to students’ own cultures; to connect the Farsi language to other relevant disci- plines; and to begin using the Farsi language outside of the classroom in limited contexts. Content and supporting language structures and vocabulary will be theme-based, with out- comes measured in a variety of ways, including task-based activities that support effective com- munication around the theme. (4 hours weekly)

FARS-102  Elementary Farsi II
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this second-semester foundational  course, students will advance their ability to apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to expand their ability to communicate  at a basic level by exchang- ing, interpreting,  and presenting information; to compare  Farsi-speaking cultures’ practices, perspectives, and products  to students’ own cultures; to connect the Farsi language to other relevant disciplines; and to expand their use of the Farsi language outside of the classroom in limited contexts. Content and supporting lan- guage structures and vocabulary that support it will be theme-based, with outcomes measured in a variety of ways, including  task-based activities that support effective communication around the theme. (4 hours weekly)

FARS-201  Intermediate  Farsi I
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this first intermediate-level course, students will further advance their ability to apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to refine their ability to communicate at a intermediate level by exchang- ing, interpreting,  and presenting information in multiple tenses and contexts; to deepen the comparisons  of Farsi-speaking cultures’ prac- tices, perspectives, and products  to students’ own  cultures; to connect  the Farsi language to other relevant disciplines; and to expand their use of the Farsi language outside of the classroom in a variety of contexts. Content and supporting language structures and vocabulary will be theme-based, with outcomes measured in a variety of ways, including  task-based activities that support effective communication around the theme. (4 hours weekly)

FARS-202  Intermediate  Farsi II
4 Credits (Humanities Core)

In this second intermediate-level course, students will greatly advance their ability to apply four language skills – listening, speaking, writing, and reading – in order to further refine and expand their ability to communicate at an intermediate level by exchanging, interpreting, and presenting information in complex structures and contexts; to deepen further  the comparisons of Farsi speaking cultures’ practices, perspectives, and products to students’ own cultures; to connect the Farsi language to other relevant disciplines and current topics; and to expand their use of the Farsi language outside of the classroom in a variety of complex contexts. Content and sup- porting language structures and vocabulary will be theme-based, with outcomes measured in a variety of ways, including  task-based activities that support effective communication  around the theme. (4 hours weekly)


 


hcc catalogue '11-'12


Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
 
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
 
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Women's Studies - WMST