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SVCC Catalog/Handbook 2017-2018

126 Southside Virginia

126 Southside Virginia Community College estimation of repair cost. Emphasizes performance of required service. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week. BIOLOGY BIO 1 Foundations of Biology (3 Cr) Develops a basic understanding of plant and animal form, function, and relationships. Prepares students who have a deficiency in high school biology. May be repeated for credit. Lecture 3 hours per week. BIO 100 Basic Human Biology (3 Cr) Presents basic principles of human anatomy and physiology. Discusses cells, tissues, and selected human systems. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisites: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2 BIO 101 General Biology I (4 Cr) Focuses on foundations in cellular structure, metabolism, and genetics in an evolutionary context. Explores the core concepts of evolution; structure and function; information flow, storage and exchange; pathways and transformations of energy and matter; and systems biology. Emphasizes process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of biology to society. Part I of a two-course sequence. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. 4 credits. Readiness to enroll in ENG 111 plus completion of developmental math unit 3 required or placement in unit 4 or above. BIO 102 General Biology II (4 Cr) Focuses on diversity of life, anatomy and physiology of organisms, and ecosystem organization and processes in an evolutionary context. Explores the core concepts of evolution; structure and function; information flow, storage and exchange; pathways and transformations of energy and matter; and systems biology. Emphasizes process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of biology to society. Part II of a two-course sequence. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisite is BIO 101. BIO 141 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 Cr) Integrates anatomy and physiology of cells, tissues, organs, and systems of the human body. Integrates concepts of chemistry, physics, and pathology. Part I of II. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisite high school chemistry with a lab with a c or better or CHM 5 or departmental consent to waive; high school biology with a c or better or BIO 1 or departmental consent to waive. BIO 142 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 Cr) Integrates anatomy and physiology of cells, tissues, organs, and systems of the human body. Integrates concepts of chemistry, physics, and pathology. Part II of II. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisite high school chemistry with a lab with a c or better or CHM 5 or departmental consent to waive; high school biology with a c or better or BIO 1 or departmental consent to waive. BIO 145 Human Anatomy and Physiology for the Health Sciences (4 Cr) Introduces human anatomy and physiology primarily to those planning to pursue an allied health degree. Covers basic chemical concepts, cellular physiology, as well as the anatomy and physiology of human organ systems. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisites: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2 and MTE 1-3. BIO 150 Introductory Microbiology (4 Cr) Studies the general characteristics of microorganisms. Emphasizes their relationships to individual and community health. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Prerequisites: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. BIO 231 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 Cr) Integrates the study of gross and microscopic anatomy with physiology, emphasizing the analysis and interpretation of physiological data. Prerequisites one year of college biology and one year of college chemistry or divisional approval. Part I of II. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. BIO 231 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 Cr) Integrates the study of gross and microscopic anatomy with physiology, emphasizing the analysis and interpretation of physiological data. Prerequisites one year of college biology and one year of college chemistry or divisional approval. Part II of II. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. BUILDING BLD 105 Shop Practices and Procedures (2-3 Cr) Introduces basic hand and power tools with emphasis

on proper care and safety practices. Introduces materials used in building trades including metals, plastics, and woods with stress placed on the processing tech- niques of each. Emphasizes fasteners such as screws, rivets, and glues as well as brazed, soldered, and welded joints. Lecture 1-2 hours. Laboratory 2-3 hours. Total 3-5 hours per week. BLD 110 Introduction to Construction (3 Cr) Covers basic knowledge and requirements needed in the construction trades. Introduces use of tools and equipment, with emphasis on construction safety, including personal and tool safety. Provides a working introduction to basic blueprint reading and fundamentals of construction mathematics. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 125 Introduction to Carpentry Trades (3 Cr) Introduces entry-level students to the carpentry trade(s), the Wheels of Learning apprenticeship programs, various types of fasteners, and the wide variety of building materials. Prerequisite: BLD 110. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 126 Basic Carpentry Principles (3 Cr) Introduces students to basic floor and wall construction. Prerequisite: BLD 125. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 140 Principles of Plumbing Trade I (3 Cr) Studies the plumbing trade, the structure of the plumbing trade, apprenticeship standards, job safety, tools of the trade, the approved installation of plumbing materials, types of sanitary drainage pipe and piping layout of sanitary piping. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 141 Principles of Plumbing Trade II (3 Cr) Studies the sizing of sanitary drainage and vent piping for single family dwelling, two-story, single-family dwellings, duplex residence, apartment building, and multi-story building. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 142 Principles of Plumbing Trade III (3 Cr) Studies sizing of water piping and control valves, piping materials, piping layout, and the proper installation of water piping. Explains how to identify cross control and the critical levels of contamination, means of protection against back flow, installing back flow preventers, and back flow preventive testing. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 143 Plumbing Blueprint Reading (3 Cr) Focuses on blueprint reading, plan reviews, schematic drawing, isometric view drawing and architectural blueprint reading on single-, two-family and multi-story dwelling for drainage, vents and water piping design. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 144 Plumbing Code and Certification - Preparation (3 Cr) Teaches the use of the plumbing code standard book (BOCA), references standards, the reading and use of charts and tables, and preparation for the journeyman’s certification and the cross-connection control certification test. Lecture 3 hours per week. BLD 215 OSHA 30 Construction Safety (2 Cr) Covers all topics included in the OSHA 30-hour course, Prerequisite: OSHA 10 Certification. Lecture 2 hours per week. BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION BUS 100 Introduction to Business (3 Cr) Presents a broad introduction to the functioning of business enterprise within the U.S. economic framework. Introduces economic systems, essential elements of business organization, production, human resource management, marketing, finance, and risk management. Develops business vocabulary. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. BUS 111 Principles of Supervision I (3 Cr) Teaches the fundamentals of supervision, including the primary responsibilities of the supervisor. Introduces factors relating to the work of supervisor and subordinates. Covers aspects of leadership, job management, work improvement, training and orientation, performance evaluation, and effective employee/supervisor relationships. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. BUS 117 Leadership Development (3 Cr) Covers interpersonal relations in hierarchical structures. Examines the dynamics of teamwork, motivation, handling change and conflict and how to achieve positive results through others. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. BUS 195 Topics in (1-5 Cr) Provides an opportunity to explore topical areas of interest to or needed by students. May be used also for special honors courses. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours