Apr 25, 2019  
2018 - 2019 Academic Catalog 
  
2018 - 2019 Academic Catalog

Course Descriptions


Cowley College has nearly 600 courses approved by the Kansas Board of Regents which coincide with the many pathways and programs of study that lead towards a degree, vocational certificate, or industry recognized credential or skill. Cowley advisors will help you design a program to meet your educational and career goals.

Refer to 2018-2019 Cowley College “Programs of Study ” to determine the course requirements and recommended elective courses for each degree or certificate for each specified pathway. Not all courses are offered each semester. Students should visit with their advisor for information on courses that are offered on a rotational basis.

Course Descriptions

Following are descriptions of approved courses which can be offered by Cowley College. Courses are grouped under academic disciplines identified with a 3-letter prefix and are alphabetized. 

Descriptions are listed by prefix and include the course number, course title, credit hours, elective type, course description, prerequisites/corequisites, and a link to the approved course outcomes/procedures document. If applicable, also identified is the Kansas Regents Shared Number (KRSN) or Special Funding Identifier. 

Course Outcomes/Procedures Document Link
Each course has a link to the Course Outcomes/Procedures document that details:

  • Student Level
  • Prerequisite
  • Controlling Purpose
  • Learner Outcomes
  • Units Outcomes
  • Projects Required
  • Textbook
  • Material/Equipment Required
  • Grading Policy
  • Course Time Frame
  • Attendance Policy & Applicable Policies
  • Disabilty Service Program contact information

Kansas Regents Shared Number (KRSN)

Courses that currently have a Kansas Regents Shared Number (Common Course Numbers designated by the Kansas System Wide Transfer Course Matrix) are indicated by their associated KRSN number. The learning outcomes and competencies in these courses meet or exceed the learning outcomes and competencies specified by the Kansas Core Outcomes Groups project for these courses as approved by the Kansas Board of Regents. 

The Kansas Board of Regents has approved and faculty representatives from Kansas public postsecondary institutions have agreed upon the learning outcomes for the systemwide transfer of specified courses.  A student who completes any of these courses at a Kansas public university, community college, or technical college will be able to transfer the course to any Kansas public institution offering an equivalent course.

For a full listing of approved courses and their corresponding transfer course visit the Kansas Regents website that links to the Transfer Course Matrix.


Special Funding Identifier(s)

  • KS Excel in CTE Initiative - Identifies a course that qualifies for the State of Kansas Excel in CTE Initiative that provides free tuition to qualifying High School students in qualifying technical programs and courses.
     
  • AcceleRate - Identifies a course that a special tuition rate applies to Kansas high school students (2018 rate is $50/credit hour and may be subject to change through action of the Cowley Board of Trustees)

 

 

Nondestructive Testing

   •  NDT3456 - Radiation Safety
   •  NDT3461 - Ultrasonic Testing I
   •  NDT3462 - Ultrasonic Testing II
   •  NDT3463 - Ultrasonic Testing III
   •  NDT3464 - Radiographic Testing I
   •  NDT3465 - Radiographic Testing II
   •  NDT3466 - Radiographic Testing III
   •  NDT3467 - Eddy Current Testing I
   •  NDT3468 - Eddy Current Testing II
   •  NDT3469 - Advanced Ndt Methods
   •  NDT3471 - Phased Array Level I

Numerical Control Programming

   •  MTT3544 - Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
   •  MTT3547 - Advanced Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
   •  MTT3550 - Mastercam Advanced Training
   •  MTT3551 - Mastercam Toolpaths
   •  MTT3552 - Solids
   •  MTT3553 - 3D Wireframe Drawing and Surfaces
   •  MTT3554 - Surface Toolpaths
   •  MTT3555 - Mastercam Lathe
   •  MTT3556 - Multi-Axis Milling
   •  MTT3559 - Mastercam Art Toolpaths

Nutrition

   •  HER5220 - Principles of Nutrition
   •  HER5221 - Therapeutic Nutrition

Philosophy

   •  PHO6447 - Introduction to Philosophy
   •  PHO6460 - Ethics

Physics/Physical Science and Engineering

   •  PHS4511 - Physical Science
   •  PHS4530 - Introductory Astronomy
   •  PHS4545 - Introduction to Engineering
   •  PHS4550 - General Physics I
   •  PHS4551 - General Physics II
   •  PHS4555 - Engineering Economy
   •  PHS4560 - Engineering Physics I
   •  PHS4561 - Engineering Physics II
   •  PHS4570 - Statics

Political Science

   •  POL6445 - Current World Affairs
   •  POL6611 - American National Government
   •  POL6612 - State and Local Government
   •  POL6613 - Constitutional Law

Psychology

   •  PSY6711 - General Psychology
   •  PSY6712 - Developmental Psychology
   •  PSY6720 - First Year Experience
   •  PSY6730 - Cognitive Psychology
   •  PSY6750 - Abnormal Psychology

Religion

   •  REL6430 - Comparative Religions
   •  REL6432 - Survey of the Old Testament
   •  REL6434 - Survey of the New Testament
   •  REL6436 - Life and Teachings of Christ

Sociology

   •  SOC6811 - Principles of Sociology
   •  SOC6813 - Drug and Alcohol Awareness and Abuse
   •  SOC6816 - Social Problems
   •  SOC6817 - Human Sexuality
   •  SOC6821 - Introduction to Social Work
   •  SOC6823 - Marriage and Family Relations
   •  SOC6826 - Service and Learning: Impacting Community I
   •  SOC6827 - Service and Learning: Impacting Community II
   •  SOC6828 - Service and Learning: Impacting Community III
   •  SOC6829 - Service and Learning: Impacting Community IV
   •  SOC6867 - Peer Service And Awareness I
   •  SOC6868 - Peer Service And Awareness II
   •  SOC6869 - Peer Service And Awareness III
   •  SOC6870 - Peer Service And Awareness IV

Sport Management

   •  HPE6300 - Sport Management Practicum I
   •  HPE6301 - Sport Management Practicum II
   •  HPE6305 - Introduction to Sport Management

Technology/Business Administrative Technology

   •  BUS1640 - Business Communications
   •  OFT1611 - Keyboarding for Computers
   •  OFT1612 - Basic Document Formatting
   •  OFT1614 - Advanced Document Formatting
   •  OFT1630 - Business English
   •  OFT1645 - Office Procedures
   •  OFT1651 - Field Work Experience I
   •  OFT1665 - Legal Terminology
   •  OFT1666 - Legal Office Procedures
   •  OFT1668 - Legal Transcription
   •  OFT1675 - Records Management

Theatre

   •  THE2730 - Theatre Appreciation
   •  THE2735 - Acting
   •  THE2740 - Theatre Portfolio
   •  THE2742 - Stagecraft
   •  THE2743 - Theatre Practicum I
   •  THE2744 - Theatre Practicum II
   •  THE2745 - Theatre Practicum III
   •  THE2746 - Theatre Practicum IV
   •  THE2749 - Advanced Stagecraft

Web Design

   •  CWB1835 - Beginning Web Design
   •  CWB1837 - Web Design (Dreamweaver)
   •  CWB1838 - Cascading Style Sheets
   •  CWB1840 - E-Commerce

Welding

   •  WEL3613 - Shielded Metal Arc Welding/Structural
   •  WEL3615 - Basic Welding Processes
   •  WEL3620 - Gas Welding Processes
   •  WEL3622 - GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding/Structural)
   •  WEL3623 - GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding/Structural)
   •  WEL3632 - Shielded Metal Arc Welding/Pipe
   •  WEL3633 - Gas Metal Arc Welding/Pipe
   •  WEL3635 - Arc Welding Processes
   •  WEL3640 - Advanced Welding Processes
   •  WEL3642 - Gas Tungsten Arc Welding/Pipe
   •  WEL3644 - Special Alloy Welding/Inspection
 

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