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Schedule of Classes by Location (PDF format) | Main Campus | Crossroads (Galax) | Summit (Marion) | Virtual (Online & Hybrid)

Education

EDU 200: Introduction To Teaching As A Profession

EDU 200 Provides an orientation to the teaching profession in Virginia, including historical perspectives, current issues, and future trends in education on the national and state levels. Emphasizes information about teacher licensure examinations, steps to certification, teacher preparation and induction programs, and attention to critical shortage areas in Virginia. Includes supervised field placement (recommended: 40 clock hours) in a K-12 school. Prerequisite: Successful completion of 24 credits of transfer courses. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
56718 3 M~~~~~~ 11/16/2015 - 11/16/2015 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0206 72VH Interactive Classroom Video Galyean,Teresa A
Class meets in person at Crossroads in Galax on 8/31, 9/21, 10/19, 11/9, 11/16 and 12/7 in room 206 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
56718 3 M~~~~~~ 12/07/2015 - 12/07/2015 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0206 72VH Interactive Classroom Video Galyean,Teresa A
Class meets in person at Crossroads in Galax on 8/31, 9/21, 10/19, 11/9, 11/16 and 12/7 in room 206 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Electricity

ELE 110: Home Electric Power

Covers the fundamentals of residential power distribution, circuits, panels, fuse boxes, breakers, transformers. Includes study of the national electrical code, purpose and interpretation.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
69193 3 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 4:00 PM - 5:20 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0171 C76H In Person Choate,Daniel R

ELE 115: Basic Electricity

ELE 115: Basic Electricity (2-3 credits) Covers basic circuits and theory of fundamental concepts of electricity. Presents a practical approach to discussion of components and devices. Lecture 2-3 hours per week. Pre-requisite is MTE 1.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
49898 3 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 6:30 PM - 8:50 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0139 75H Hybrid Quesenberry,Ivan S
Blended/Hybrid - In Person & Web. On campus classes are required; dates will be provided in course syllabus.
49920 3 M~~~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 5:30 PM - 7:20 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0171 76H Hybrid Choate,Daniel R
Blended/Hybrid - In Person & Web. On campus classes are required; dates will be provided in course syllabus.

ELE 173: Commercial Wiring Methods

ELE 173 Commercial Wiring Methods ( 3 CR) - Covers electrical wiring methods and standards used for commercial buildings and provides a comprehensive study of the national electrical code that deals with commercial wiring installations including state and local regulations. Includes building wiring as well as the wiring of electrical equipment and appliances in a commercial environment. Prerequisite: ENF 1. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
49928 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0224 70 In Person Choate,Daniel R
49929 3 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 4:50 PM - 5:40 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0130 71L In Person Choate,Daniel R

ELE 195: Residential Wiring

ELE 195: Topics In Electrical Technology (1-5 credits) 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.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
49923 ~~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0224 70 In Person Choate,Daniel R
49924 3 ~~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 7:31 PM - 10:01 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0130 71L In Person Choate,Daniel R

Emergency Medical Servics

EMS 151: Introduction to Advanced Life Support

EMS 151 - Introduction to Advanced Life Support (4 credits) Prepares the student for Virginia Enhanced certification eligibility and begins the sequence for National Registry Imtermediate and/or Paramedic certification. Includes the theory and application of the following: foundations, human systems, pharmacology, overview of shock, venous access, airway management, patient assessment, respiratory emergencies, allergic reaction, and assessment based management. Conforms at a minimum to the Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services curriculum. Co-requisite: EMS 170. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 5 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
62140 4 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM MAIN Smyth Hall 0130 8V Interactive Classroom Video Announced,T B
62140 4 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM MAIN Fincastle Hall 0006 8V Interactive Classroom Video Announced,T B

EMS 205: Advanced Pathophysiology

EMS 205 - Advanced Pathophysiology (3 credits) Focuses on the pathological processes of disease with emphasis on the anatomical and physiological alterations of the human body by systems. Includes diagnosis and management appropriate to the advanced health care provider in and out of the hospital environment. Lecture 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
62142 3 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM MAIN Smyth Hall 0130 8V Interactive Classroom Video Announced,T B
62142 3 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM MAIN Fincastle Hall 0006 8V Interactive Classroom Video Announced,T B

Energy Technology

ENE 105: Solar Thermal Active and Passive Technology

ENE 105 - Solar Thermal Active and Passive Technology (4 credits) Provides a comprehensive study of thermal technology as it applies to collegector types and ratings, open-loop versus closed-loop and system sizing. Introduces hydronics, hot water, and pool heating applications. Provides an introduction to fluid dynamics and chemistry as it applies to system installation and maintenance. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
49902 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0170 70 In Person Quesenberry,Ivan S
49903 4 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0139 71L In Person Quesenberry,Ivan S

ENE 120: Solar Power - Photovoltaic and Thermal

ENE 120 - Solar Power - Photovoltaic and Thermal (4 Credits) Studies the production and conversion of electrical energy from modular to grid power systems. Covers the storage of energy, thermal solar capture, and storage for residential and commercial applications. Covers energy conversion and storage equipment based on size and efficiency. Prerequisite: ELE 157 or equivalent. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
49932 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0224 70 In Person Choate,Daniel R
49933 4 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM CREI Crossroads Institute 0162 71L In Person Choate,Daniel R

Engineering

EGR 245: EGR 245 Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics

EGR 245 Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics (3 cr.) - Presents approach to kinematics of particles in linear and curvilinear motion. Includes kinematics of rigid bodies in plane motion. Teaches Newton¿s second law, work-energy and power, impulse and momentum, and problem solving using computers. Lecture 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
57690 3 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM SUMMIT Marion Summit Center 0207 45 Interactive Classroom Video Tidwell,James Thomas
63701 3 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM MAIN Fincastle Hall 0218 1 In Person Tidwell,James Thomas

English

ENG 111: College Composition I

ENG 111: College Composition I (3 Credits) Introduces students to critical thinking and the fundamentals of academic writing. Through the writing process, students refine topics: develop and support ideas; investigate, evaluate, and incorporate appropriate resources; edit for effective style and usage; and determine appropriate approaches for a variety of contexts, audiences, and purposes. Writing activities will include exposition and argumentation with at least one researched essay. Lecture 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
53721 3 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM MAIN Carroll Hall 0225 1 In Person Settle,Jason

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