Prior Learning Assessment Course Subjects

Technology

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Technology and Public Administration   (PUA-311)   3.00 s.h.  
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Technology and Public Administration in recent America. Focuses on the role of the federal government in shaping technology, especially through funding technological innovations and applications. Topics will include the origins of technology policy in World War II, the influence of the Cold War, the science and technology policy advisory system, and political and cultural influences on technology policy. 
Technology and Western Culture   (HIS-205)   3.00 s.h.  
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History of the relationship of technology to western industry and the impact of changing production technology on workers. Influence of new technologies on social, economic, and political structure. 
History of Technology   (HIS-390)   3.00 s.h.  
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Course Description
The development of electrical and electronic technology from the mid- nineteenth century to the present, including the impact of electrotechnology on society.

Learning Outcomes
Through the Portfolio Assessment process, students will demonstrate that they can appropriately address the following outcomes:

  • Explain the milestones in development of electrical and electronic technology from the mid- nineteenth century to the present
  • Provide a list of major inventions by inventors.
  • Describe the impact of electro technology on society.
  • Discuss the current research topics on electrical and electronic technology.

 
Intro to Perfusion Techy   (PET-201)   3.00 s.h.  
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This introductory course provides the student an opportunity for exposure to the field of perfusion technology. Focus on the practice and ethics of perfusion technology. Observation of perfusion technology performed in the surgical suite also will be an integral part of the course. 
Experimental Camera Techniques   (PHO-453)   3.00 s.h.  
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Experiments in concept, style or technology. 
Auto Electronics   (AUM-151)   3.00 s.h.  
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Advanced automotive electronics as relates to solid state systems, command computers, and electronic advances in technology. 
Radiation Biology   (BIO-402)   3.00 s.h.  
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Course Description
General biological effects of the radiation spectrum. Selected topics: radio sensitivity, fallout, radioecology, applications of radiation to medicine, engineering, genetic, food, and technology.

Learning Outcomes
Through the Portfolio Assessment process, students will demonstrate that they can appropriately address the following outcomes:

  • Knowledge of the general biological effects of the radiation spectrum.
  • Selective topics: radioecology, applications of radiation to medicine, engineering, genetics, food, and technology.

 
Introduction to Telecommunications   (CAP-301)   3.00 s.h.  
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Course Description
Introduction to terminology and standard practices in the industry. Coverage of the present and state-of-the-art telecommunications systems and the systems trend toward integration of the office of the future technologies with telecommunications. Specific topics include laser communication links, teleconferencing, data, network protocols and architectures, satellite technology and video. (CAP-301) 3.00 s.h.

Learning Outcomes
Through the Portfolio Assessment process, students will demonstrate that they can appropriately address the following outcomes:

  • Explain the network architectures and data communications protocols such as TCP/IP, FTP, HTTP, POP, SMTP, VoIP, and DHCP.
  • Analyze the telecommunication systems enabling the transmission of video, data and voice.
  • Explain the basic components that are present in present and state-of-the-art telecommunications systems including the terminals, telecommunications processors, telecommunications channels, computers, and telecommunications control software.
  • Provide a comprehensive overview of the telecommunications technologies for laser communication links, teleconferencing, satellite technology and video.

 
Local Area Networks   (CAP-347)   3.00 s.h.  
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Student will learn through a comprehensive step-by-step approach, a detailed understanding of LANs. This course covers the technology, both physical and protocol, and the standardization and future trends of these technologies. Topics include topologies, interact techniques, system alternatives, gateways and servers. 
The Internet Network   (CAP-370)   3.00 s.h.  
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Course Description
The hardware required to connect and the methods of attachment are considered, along with protocols and the roles of service providers and online services. The use of private networks and Internet technology within a corporation for communicating and sharing of data. Major applications, such as Web Browsers, Web Servers, ftp, telnet, and gopher are studied, along with the uses of emerging technology in Internet applications. Other topics include html, creating Web pages, 3D Web applications using vrnl, and applications based on Java.

Learning Outcomes
Through the Portfolio Assessment process, students will demonstrate that they can appropriately address the following outcomes:

  • Explain the internet protocols and the hardware needed to connect internet.
  • Describe the roles of service providers and online services.
  • Explain the use of private networks and Internet technology within a corporation for communicating and sharing data.
  • Discuss the functions of the Web Browsers and Web Servers.
  • Explain ftp, telnet, and gopher.
  • Describe the steps for creating Web pages, 3D Web applications using vrml, and applications based on Java.
  • Discuss the use of emerging technologies in Internet applications.

 
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