2017-2018 Pierce College Catalog 
    
    Mar 23, 2019  
2017-2018 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions


 

Engineering

   •  ENGR& 204 Electrical Circuits (5)
   •  ENGR& 214 Statics (5)
   •  ENGR& 215 Dynamics (5)
   •  ENGR& 224 Thermodynamics (5)
   •  ENGR& 225 Mechanics of Materials (5)

English

   •  ENGL 090 Spelling (2)
   •  ENGL 091 Vocabulary (2)
   •  ENGL 096 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling (2)
   •  ENGL 097 Paragraph Composition (3)
   •  ENGL 098 Basic Writing Skills (5)
   •  ENGL 099 Introduction to Composition (5)
   •  ENGL& 101 English Composition I (5)
   •  ENGL& 102 Composition II: Argumentation and Research (5)
   •  ENGL 104 College Vocabulary (2)
   •  ENGL 107 Composition III: Writing About Literature (5)
   •  ENGL& 111 Intro to Literature (5)
   •  ENGL& 112 Intro to Fiction (5)
   •  ENGL& 113 Intro to Poetry (5)
   •  ENGL& 114 Intro to Dramatic Literature (5)
   •  ENGL 145 Research for the 21st Century (5)
   •  ENGL 204 The Bible as Literature (5)
   •  ENGL 205 Introduction to Mythology (5)
   •  ENGL 207 Native American Literature (5)
   •  ENGL 210 Introduction to American Literature (5)
   •  ENGL 214 Screenwriting I (5)
   •  ENGL& 220 Intro to Shakespeare (5)
   •  ENGL& 226 British Literature I (5)
   •  ENGL& 227 British Literature II (5)
   •  ENGL& 228 British Literature III (5)
   •  ENGL& 235 Technical Writing (5)
   •  ENGL& 236 Creative Writing I (5)
   •  ENGL& 237 Creative Writing II (5)
   •  ENGL& 238 Creative Writing III (5)
   •  ENGL 239 World Literature (5)
   •  ENGL& 244 American Literature I (5)
   •  ENGL& 245 American Literature II (5)
   •  ENGL& 246 American Literature III (5)
   •  ENGL 249 Creative Writing: Special Projects (5)
   •  ENGL 250 Shakespeare Festival (10)
   •  ENGL 256 Advanced Composition - Portfolio (3)
   •  ENGL 257 Advanced Creative Writing (3)
   •  ENGL 264 Literature of U.S. Slavery and Abolition (5)
   •  ENGL 265 American Literature: Comedy, Humor and Satire (5)
   •  ENGL 266 Women Writers: Voices from the International Mosaic (5)

Environmental Science

   •  ENVS& 100 Survey of Environmental Science (5)
   •  ENVS 140 Western Water Problems (5)
   •  ENVS 150 Environmental Issues (5)
   •  ENVS 155 Applied Environmental Methods (5)
   •  ENVS 180 Seminar in Sustainability (2)

Fashion Merchandising

   •  FASH 160 Introduction to Fashion Merchandising (5)
   •  FASH 162 Fashion Design and Clothing Construction Analysis (5)
   •  FASH 163 Consumer Textiles (5)

Fire Command

   •  FCA 120 Basic Fire Investigation (3)
   •  FCA 132 Technical Writing for Fire Service (3)
   •  FCA 137 Introduction to System Design (5)
   •  FCA 152 Building Construction (2)
   •  FCA 155 Fire Instructor I (3)
   •  FCA 157 Public Information Officer (2)
   •  FCA 160 Tactics I (2)
   •  FCA 170 Hazardous Materials Awareness (1)
   •  FCA 173 Fire Service and Response to Terrorism (5)
   •  FCA 175 Fire Safety Officer (2)
   •  FCA 177 Wildland Urban Interface (3)
   •  FCA 180 Fire Administration (3)
   •  FCA 195 Fire Officer I (4)
   •  FCA 205 Testing H2O Systems (3)
   •  FCA 255 Fire Instructor II (3)
   •  FCA 259 Legal Aspects of Fire Service (3)
   •  FCA 260 Basic Incident Command System/National Incident Management System (2)
   •  FCA 261 Hazardous Material On-Scene Incident Commander (2)
   •  FCA 262 Disaster and Fire Defense Planning (4)
   •  FCA 265 Fire Officer II (4)
   •  FCA 270 Hazardous Materials Operations (2)
   •  FCA 272 Negotiation (3)
   •  FCA 274 Occupational Safety and Health for Fire Service (4)
   •  FCA 280 Advanced Fire Administration (4)
   •  FCA 285 Fire and Life Safety Educator (3)
   •  FCA 295 Fire Officer III (4)

French

   •  FRCH& 121 French I (5)
   •  FRCH& 122 French II (5)
   •  FRCH& 123 French III (5)

Geography

   •  GEOG 100 Introduction to Geography (5)
   •  GEOG 150 The Americas, Australia, Europe and New Zealand (5)
   •  GEOG 160 Africa, Middle East and Asia (5)
   •  GEOG 200 Human Geography (5)
   •  GEOG 205 Physical Geography (5)
   •  GEOG 207 Economic Geography (5)
   •  GEOG 210 Physical Geography (5)

Geology

   •  GEOL& 101 Introduction to Physical Geology (5)
   •  GEOL& 103 Historical Geology (5)
   •  GEOL 107 Exploring Earth Science (5)
   •  GEOL& 110 Environmental Geology (5)
   •  GEOL& 115 Geology of National Parks (5)
   •  GEOL& 120 Volcanoes (5)
   •  GEOL& 208 Geology of Pacific Northwest (5)
   •  GEOL 220 Earth Resources and the Environment (5)
   •  GEOL 283 Regional Geology (5)

German

   •  GERM& 121 German I (5)
   •  GERM& 122 German II (5)
   •  GERM& 123 German III (5)
 

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