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SVCC Catalog/Handbook 2017-2018

146 Southside Virginia

146 Southside Virginia Community College HRI 180 Convention Management and Service (3 Cr) Examines the scope and different segments that make up the convention market; explains what is required to meet individual needs; and explores methods and techniques for better service. Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits HRI 195 Topics In Introduction to Food Processing (3 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. HRI 265 Hotel Front Office Operations (3 Cr) Analyzes hotel front office positions and the procedures involved in reservation registration, accounting for and checking out guests, and principles and practices of night auditing. Covers the complete guest operation in both traditional and computerized operations. Lecture 3 hours per week. HUMANITIES HUM 100 Survey of the Humanities (3 Cr) Introduces the humanities through the art, literature, music, and philosophy of various cultures and historical periods. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. HUM 111-112 Great Books I-II (3 Cr) Introduces selected great works of philosophy and literature, with emphasis on close analysis of the text. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. HUM 165 Controversial Issues in Contemporary American Culture (3 Cr) Introduces students to selected issues in contemporary American culture. Includes topic areas ranging from welfare reform, economic development, privacy, environmental protection and conservation, evolution vs. creation, to family values, and special interest lobbying in our state and national governments. Focuses on the development of the student’s critical thinking skills by analyzing, evaluating, and reflecting on opposing sides of the same issue as expressed by public leaders, special interest groups and academicians. Lecture 3 hours per week. HUM 201-202 Survey of Western Culture I-II (3 Cr) Studies thought, values, and arts of Western culture, integrating major developments in art, architecture, literature, music, and philosophy. HUM 201 covers the following periods: Ancient and Classical, Early Christian and Byzantine, Medieval, and Early Renaissance. HUM 202 covers the following periods: Renaissance, Baroque, Enlightenment, Romantic, and Modern. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. HUM 210 Introduction to Women’s Studies (3 Cr) Introduces interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and historical perspectives on the influence of women as evidenced in art, literature, religion, philosophy and music. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. HUM 220 Introduction to African American Studies (3 Cr) Presents an interdisciplinary approach to the study of African-American life, history, and culture. Examines specific events, ideologies, and individuals that have shaped the contours of African-American life. Studies the history, sociology, economics, religion, politics, psychology, creative productions, and culture of African- Americans. Lecture 3 hours per week. Prerequisite: demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or successful completion of ENF 1 or ENF 2. INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING IND 75 Industrial Measurement and Conversions (1 Cr) Covers a review of basic arithmetic principles with an intensive application of measurement and calibration devices such as dial calipers, rulers and various micrometers. Develops a proficiency for entrance into skilled trades or industrial practices. Lecture 1 hour per week. IND 108 Technical Computer Applications (3 Cr) Develops data entry proficiency for technical application and word processing as applied to technology. Presents an introduction to computer operating systems as related to technical applications. Includes demonstrations of selected technical topics such as CAD, CNC, Graphic illustration I/O’s involving PLC’s, telecommunications (modems), and process control. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.

IND 113 Materials and Processes in Manufacturing I (3 Cr) Studies materials and processes for the manufacture of products. Investigates the nature of various materials. Examines the manufacturing processes of industry and their effects on materials. Part I of II. Lecture 2-3 hours per week. IND 115 Materials and Process of Industry (4 Cr) Studies industrial/engineering materials and contemporary processes for the manufacture of products. Investigates the processes for the manufacture of products. Investigates the material’s nature, structure, and properties. Examines the processes and their effects on materials. Lecture 4 hours per week. IND 116 Applied Technology (3 Cr) Introduces basic information and problem solving techniques in liquids, gases, solids, metrics, mechanics, forces, simple machines, heat, light, sound and nuclear energy as applied in industrial engineering technologies. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week. IND 137 Team Concepts & Problem Solving (3 Cr) Studies team concepts and problem solving techniques to assist project teams in improving quality and productivity. Provides knowledge of how to work as a team, plan and conduct good meetings, manage logistics and details, gather useful data, communicate the results and implement changes. Lecture 3 hours per week. IND 140 Quality Control (2 Cr) Studies history, structure, and organization of the quality control unit. May include incoming material control, product and process control, and cost control Lecture 2 hours per week. IND 149 Workplace Ethics (1 Cr) Provides a broad overview of ethics in the modern day business world including workforce skill building and self-awareness through group discussions. Discusses workplace topics such as diversity, substance abuse, hiring and firing and workplace practices, appropriate dress, communication, business ethics, and interviewing. Lecture 1 hour per week. IND 160 Introduction to Robotics (3 Cr) Studies evolution and history of robotics with an emphasis on automated and flexible manufacturing. Presents advantages and limitations of present robot systems. Lecture 2-3 hours. Laboratory 0-2 hours. Total 2-4 hours per week. IND 161 Product Design and Development I (5 Cr) Introduces the student to foundational concepts and tools in the design and development of products utilizing wood as a primary design medium. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 8 hours. Total 9 hours per week. IND 162 Product Design and Development II (5 Cr) Advancement of the foundational concepts and tools in the design and development of products utilizing wood as a primary design medium. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 8 hours. Total 9 hours per week. IND 193 Studies in Forklift Operation (3 Cr) Covers operations of how to operate a forklift. Studies in warehouse and distribution operation. Variable hours per week. IND 195 Topics in Industrial Measurement and Conversions (1 Cr) Covers a review of basic arithmetic principles with an intensive application of measurement and calibration devices such as dial calipers, rulers and various micrometers. Develops a proficiency for entrance into skilled trades or industrial practices. Lecture 1 hour per week. IND 216 Plant Layout and Materials Handling (3 Cr) Examines arrangement and layout of physical facilities. Explains material handling and modern techniques for efficient utilization of space. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week. IND 243 Principles and Applications of Mechatronics (3 Cr) Introduces terminology and principles related to Mechatronic system design and application. Integrates concepts of electrical/electronic, mechanical and computer technologies in the development, setup, operation and troubleshooting of automated products and systems. Covers breakdown of various automated manufacturing operations with emphasis on system planning, development and troubleshooting processes. Prerequisite: Divisional Approval. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week. IND 250 Introduction to Basic Computer Integrated Manufacturing (2-3 Cr) Presents basic principles used in the design and implementation in a computer integrated manufacturing system. Emphasizes team concept and all aspects of a computer integrated manufacturing system to include the following: Robotics, Conveyor Control, Machining Center Integration Quality Control, Statistical Quality Control, and Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM)