Online Courses – Summer 2019

There are a wide variety of online and hybrid courses available during the Summer semester – find the right course for you!

Important Dates

Tuition and Fees

The cost per credit hour for MA residents is $211.00. Non-residents $417.00. Other Fees may apply. Visit www.capecod.edu/tuition for more information

Summer Session II (July 8–August 22)

Art
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ART125-89
Online
History of Art: Stone Age to Gothic 3
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ART125-89 History of Art: Stone Age to Gothic
Instructor: Jennifer Brooke Mullins Doherty
Type: Online

This course provides an interdisciplinary approach to the art of the western world from the magical creations of the Old Stone Age to the magnificent works of the Gothic era. Illustrated lectures deal with such topics as ideas guiding artistic creations, general stylistic trends, important methods, materials, and techniques used.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Astronomy
Course-Section Course Name Credits
AST101-90
Online
Fundamentals of Astronomy 4
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Fundamentals of Astronomy
Instructor: Eric E Arsznov
Class: Online
Lab: Online

A one-semester science course, with laboratory, that provides an introduction to the principles and theories of contemporary astronomy within and beyond the solar system. The course traces the pathways of observation, conjecture, thought, investigation and discovery to demonstrate how scientific inquiry has enabled the human mind to attain an unprecedented insight to the nature of the universe. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035, ENL108 or ESL201 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

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Business
Course-Section Course Name Credits
BUS100-89
Online
Introduction to Business 3
BUS201-89
Online
Business Finance 3
BUS214-89
Online
Management 3
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BUS100-89 Introduction to Business
Instructor: Gail McCormick Knell
Type: Online

Students examine the purpose, role and responsibility of business in American society and gain a broad overview of the functions, institutions, principles and practices of business and other organizations. This course provides a basic foundation for those students who will specialize in business and an opportunity for non-business majors to learn about the business world as a major social institution.

Prerequisite: None

BUS201-89 Business Finance
Instructor: Juanita Sweet
Type: Online

This course provides an overview of the principles and practices of financial management. Includes the study of the procurement and effective use of funds in a business, budget preparation, alternative sources of funds, and control of working capital.

Prerequisite: ACC202 or ACC105

BUS214-89 Management
Instructor: Michael Bejtlich
Type: Online

Provides an introduction to principles and techniques of management as they relate to business, government, and non-profit organizations. Includes the study of the functions of management: coordinating, problem-solving, decision-making, communicating, planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling.

Prerequisite: ENL101 and BUS100

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Communication
Course-Section Course Name Credits
COM103-90
Online
Human Communication 3
COM105-89
Online
Survey of Mass Communication 3
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COM103-90 Human Communication
Type: Online

This course fosters and improves competence in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group and public communication situations. Students demonstrate skills necessary to communicate effectively through exercises and presentations that reflect practical, real-world situations. The purpose of the course is to improve the student's skill in communication by providing relevant knowledge and opportunity to apply that knowledge.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or ESL102 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

COM105-89 Survey of Mass Communication
Instructor: Lisa Zinsius
Type: Online

This course explores the history, social impact, forms, and techniques of such media as newspapers, film, books, radio, television, and other expressions of mass culture. The aims of the course are to enable the student to better understand the new media-oriented environment in which we find ourselves and to explore various options available as a consumer of public information.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

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Criminal Justice
Course-Section Course Name Credits
CRJ100-89
Online
Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
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CRJ100-89 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CInstructor: Darren Stocker
Type: Online

This course is a study of the nature and history of criminal justice. Students are provided an overview of the three entities of criminal justice system: law enforcement, corrections, and the judicial system. Students examine and evaluate how each entity works separately as well as with each other. Measuring crime and analyzing the ethics of crime control allow students to determine the effectiveness of laws and policies in contemporary society.

Prerequisite: None

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Early Childhood Education
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECE110-89
Online
Child Growth and Development 3
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ECE110-89 Child Growth and Development
Instructor: Sergio Marini
Type: Online

This course examines child development from conception to age nine by considering the complex interaction between hereditary and environmental factors. Children's physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development are discussed, as well as the implications for developmentally appropriate practice. It includes the theories of Erikson, Piaget, and Vygotsky. Students are required to observe children in a child care setting. This course is restricted to applicants for State teacher certification of infants, toddlers, and/or preschool children.

Prerequisite: None

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Earth Science
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ESC101-89
Online
Introduction to Earth Science 4
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ESC101-89 Introduction to Earth Science
Instructor: Catherine Etter
Class: Online
Lab: Online

This is a one-semester, liberal arts and sciences course with a laboratory, designed to introduce the concept that planet Earth represents a dynamic, integrated system. The nature and characteristics of the atmosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere, and biosphere are considered. (3 class hours/2 laboratory hours)

Prerequisite: MAT030 or MAT035 and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Natural or Physical Science general education requirement.

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Economics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ECO117-90
Online
Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ECO118-90
Online
Principles of Microeconomics 3
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ECO117-90 Principles of Macroeconomics
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Type: Online

This course is an introduction to the principles of macroeconomics including current economic problems, national income, employment, prices, monetary and fiscal policy to stabilize the economy. Emphasis is given to economic growth and the international economy.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

ECO118-90 Principles of Microeconomics
Instructor: Virender Gautam
Type: Online

This course covers principles of microeconomics including functioning of competitive and non-competitive markets, price and wage theory, labor and agricultural economics, income distribution, and comparative economic systems.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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English
Course-Section Course Name Credits
ENL101-90
Online
English Composition I 3
ENL102-90
Online
English Composition II 3
ENL108-89
Online
Critical Reading and Thinking 3
ENL209-89
Online
Creative Writing 3
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ENL101-90 English Composition I
Instructor: William Berry
Type: Online

ENL101 is an introductory college composition course required of all AA and AS-degree students and prerequisite to all other college-level English courses. It is designed to help students develop and express ideas clearly and effectively using standard American English through frequent writing and the study of rhetorical patterns of development. Students learn to write essays using a recognized scholarly documentation style.

Prerequisite: Appropriate scores in Reading Comprehension and in Sentence Skills on Computerized Placement Test or grade of C or better in ENL020 and ENL050 or ESL201. Co-requisite: ENL108

Note: Satisfies English Composition/Writing general education requirement

ENL102-90 English Composition II
Instructor: Thomas Schaefer, Jr
Type: Online

A continuation of English Composition I, English Composition II focuses on close reading, critical thinking, independent research, and synthesis of texts so that, across the curriculum, students can develop, defend, and effectively express ideas in academic discourse.

Prerequisite: ENL101

Note: Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.

ENL108-89 Critical Reading and Thinking
Instructor: Rachael Bancroft
Type: Online

This course guides students enhance their comprehension of written, spoken, and visual information by improving their critical thinking abilities. Through practicing habits of mind to strengthen analytical and reasoning skills, students learn to form well-supported arguments, draw thoughtful conclusions, make responsible decisions, and transfer acquired skills to their academic, professional, and personal life.

Prerequisite: ENL025 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Humanities & Fine Arts general education requirement.

ENL209-89 Creative Writing
Instructor: Thomas Schaefer, Jr
Type: Online

An advanced workshop for students seriously interested in writing for publication. Techniques in short fiction and nonfiction, marketing nonfiction, and the building of a creative imagination are systematically explored.

Prerequisite: ENL102

Note: May be repeated once for credit.

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Government
Course-Section Course Name Credits
GOV111-89
Online
American Government 3
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GOV111-89 American Government
Instructor: Steven Moynihan
Type: Online

This course provides an introductory examination of the federal government. Emphasis is placed upon the political system in both principle and practice, the structure of our government, and public safety.

Prerequisite: None

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Health Sciences
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HEA201-89
Online
Nutrition 3
NUR100-90
Online
Pharmacology Calculations 1
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HEA201-89 Nutrition
Instructor: Gwen Dyson
Type: Online

Principles of nutrition are discussed in detail and related to many different settings. Topics of discussion include: My Pyramid; nutritional labeling; the (6) nutrients and how each is ingested, digested, metabolized, and transported throughout the human body; nutritional counseling of many different types of patients, such as the cancer patient, geriatric patient, infant, child, and adolescent patient; and food safety. An introductory course for individuals interested in pursuing a Dietetics major.

Prerequisite: CHM109 and BIO107

NUR100-90 Pharmacology Calculations
Instructor: Denise Hallemeyer
Type: Online

This course examines the methods of dosage calculation required for safe administration of medications to children and adults. Interpretation of medical orders and systems of measurements are included. Introduces dimensional analysis to convert and calculate dosages of oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications.

MAT030 or MAT035 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

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History
Course-Section Course Name Credits
HIS104-89
Online
U.S. History since 1865 3
HIS120-89
Online
World History II 3
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HIS104-89 U.S. History since 1865
Instructor: Carol Bowers
Type: Online

This introductory survey of United States history from Reconstruction to the present addresses major social, cultural, political, and economic developments with emphasis on their relation to contemporary United States institutions and trends.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral & Social Science general education requirement.

HIS120-89 World History II
Instructor: Kate Martin
Type: Online

This survey course explores the economic, political, cultural, and social developments in world history from 1500 Current Era (CE) to the present in Asia, Africa, Europe, Oceania, the Middle East, and the Americas. The course highlights issues of geography, trade, religious and cultural movements, and social and political change that influenced the historical evolution of various world societies and their interrelationships within a global context.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Information Technology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
GIT110-90
Online
Microcomputer Applications Software 3
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GIT110-90 Microcomputer Applications Software
Instructor: Elaine Moore
Type: Online

This course focuses on the use of the microcomputer in various business settings. A lab/lecture environment is used to enable students to learn the Windows operating system and four commonly used software packages selected from applications in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentation graphics. Students are introduced to the software and then progress through various challenging assignments, including integrating applications. Basic concepts in Internet usage, including electronic mail, are an integral part of the course.

Prerequisite: (GIT101, GIT102, or 30wpm) Co-requisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a General Education elective.

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Marketing
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MKT100-89
Online
Marketing 3
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MKT100-89 Marketing
Instructor: Florence Lucci
Type: Online

This course focuses on the basic principles, problems, and practices in marketing. Students learn marketing strategies, design of marketing mixes, and market planning in a changing environment.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment

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Mathematics
Course-Section Course Name Credits
MAT150-90
Online
Elementary Statistics 3
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MAT150-90 Elementary Statistics
Instructor: Mary Sullivan
Type: Online

Students are introduced to descriptive and inferential statistics focusing on conceptual understanding and statistical literacy. Topics include: techniques for organizing and presenting data, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, estimation, one- sample hypothesis tests, and correlation and regression.

Prerequisite: MAT035 or MAT045 and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score

Note: Satisfies a Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning general education requirement.

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Psychology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
PSY101-90
Online
General Psychology 3
PSY207-89
Online
Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY225-89
Online
Social Psychology 3
PSY233-90
Online
Developmental Psychology: Life Span 3
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PSY101-90 General Psychology
Instructor: Sergio Marini
Type: Online

Introduction to the major concepts and principles underlying human behavior and mental processes. Topics include personality theory, development, learning and thought, brain and nervous system, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, stress and physical health, abnormal psychology, psychotherapy, and social psychology.

Prerequisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY207-89 Abnormal Psychology
Instructor: Frances Dee Burlin
Type: Online

This course includes the study of the major psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia. Analysis is made of the probable causes of these disorders with emphasis on the strengths and limitations of the commonly used therapies. Consideration is given to positive, constructive, alternative responses to the basic problems of living.

Prerequisite: PSY101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

PSY233-90 Developmental Psychology: Life Span
Instructor: Candace Schulenburg
Type: Online

This course provides a survey of the physical, cognitive, sexual, social and moral issues relevant to human development across the life span.

Prerequisite: PSY101 and ENL101

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Sociology
Course-Section Course Name Credits
SOC106-90
Online
Principles of Sociology 3
SOC215-89
Online
Social Problems 3
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SOC106-90 Principles of Sociology
Instructor: Clare Niven-Blowers
Type: Online

An introduction to basic social concepts, theoretical perspectives and research methods. Topics include societies, cultures, social organization, social inequalities, social institutions, group behavior and the impact of globalization, population growth, and new technologies upon individuals and societies.

Prerequisite: None. Co-requisite: ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

SOC215-89 Social Problems
Instructor: Mary Cordill
Type: Online

A survey of the nature and range of social problems, the global and societal conditions which give rise to them, and the methods by which societies attempt to cope with them.

Prerequisite: SOC106

Note: Satisfies a Behavioral and Social Sciences general education requirement.

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Course Types

Fully Online: 100% of the course instruction is delivered online, and students may access course content on a flexible schedule. Students may be required to take proctored exams on campus or at an approved off-campus site.

Hybrid: Course uses both classroom and online instructional modes and meets face-to-face on a regular schedule.

How do I enroll in courses?

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  1. Select your course(s) from the list of available courses.
  2. Review your selected course(s) for prerequisites by referring to the corresponding Course Description page(s).
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