Zoo Science - AA

Natural Science, Social Science & Mathematics

Contact: JOYCE BARKER barkerj@hutchcc.edu (620)665-3543
Department Chair: TRICIA PARAMORE paramoret@hutchcc.edu (620)665-3438

For course descriptions and course prerequisites, click on the course name.

Total Credit Hours

This degree requires 64 credit hours.

Requirements

Course Title Credits
BI104 Biology I 5

An introductory course for those who will take advanced biology courses. Fundamental concepts of biology as they apply to all living things including cell structures and function, energy transfer, classical genetics, nature of the gene and evolution as genetic change in populations. Three hours lecture and four hours lab per week.

BI105 Biology II 5

Continuation of BI104 Biology I; classification, evolutionary relationships, ecological interactions of organisms, and comparative organ systems. Three hours lecture and four hours laboratory per week.
Pre-Reqs: BI101 General Biology, or BI104 Biology I, or Departmental Consent

ED105 Success Seminar/College Orientation 1

Experiences designed to help with the transition into college life; exploration of essential techniques for success as a college student.

EN102 English Composition II 3

Compositions of techniques of persuasive and research writing, and critical reading and writing on selected thematic units.
Pre-Reqs: EN103 English Composition I with a grade of C or higher, or EN101 English Composition IA with a grade of C or higher, or EN100 English Comp IB with a grade of C or higher

EN201 Introduction to Literature 3

Types of literature: fiction, drama and poetry; compositions appropriate to the selections are required.
Pre-Reqs: EN100 or EN101 or EN103 with a grade of C or higher

MA106 College Algebra 3

Theory of equations, functions, inverse functions, complex numbers, determinants and matrices.
Pre-Reqs: Accuplacer Score of 75 or higher, or Compass Algebra Score of 48 or higher, or MA105 Intermediate Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or ACT Math Score of 21 or higher

MA108 Elements of Statistics 3

Analysis of single variable and bivariable data; probability distribution; normal probability distributions; sampling distributions; statistical inference involving one and two populations; chi-square applications.
Pre-Reqs: MA106 College Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or MA109 Pre-Calculus Math with a grade of C or higher, or ACT Math Score of 23 to 36

PE126 Conditioning and Fitness Concepts I 1

Introduction to physical activities and concepts to enable students to make intelligent decisions leading to healthy life styles.

PS100 General Psychology 3

A survey of the fundamental principles of behavior including physiological, perceptual, historical, methodological, learning, memory, development, motivational, emotional, social and applied perspectives.

SH101 Public Speaking 3

Principles and practices of oral communication that will help the student develop skills in communication and acquire an understanding of oral communication as a vital human skill and activity.

American History Options 3
Course Title Credits
HI101 American History 1492-1865 3.00

HI102 American History 1865-Present 3.00

Chemistry I Options 5
Course Title Credits
CH105 Chemistry I 5.00

CH110H Honors Principles of Chemistry I 5.00

Chemistry II Options 5
Course Title Credits
CH106 Chemistry II 5.00

CH111H Honors Principles of Chemistry II 5.00

English Composition I Option EN100/EN101 3
Course Title Credits
EN100 English Composition IB 3.00

EN100C English Composition IB 3.00

EN101 English Composition IA 3.00

EN101C English Composition IA 3.00

EN103H Honors English Composition I 3.00

IS103 Microcomputer Literacy OR IS104 Microcomputer Applications 2
Course Title Credits
IS103 Microcomputer Literacy 2.00

IS104 Microcomputer Applications 3.00

Religion Options 3
Course Title Credits
RE101 New Testament Literature 3.00

RE102 Old Testament Literature 3.00

RE104 Life and Thought of Jesus 3.00

RE106 Introduction to World Religions 3.00

Social Science Options 3
Course Title Credits
EC100 Macroeconomics 3.00

EC101 Microeconomics 3.00

GE101 World Geography 3.00

GE110 United States Regional Geography 3.00

GO100 American Government 3.00

GO101 State and Local Government 3.00

GO102 International Relations 3.00

PS100 General Psychology 3.00

PS101 Human Relations 3.00

PS102 Human Growth and Development 3.00

PS201 Psychology of Personality 3.00

PS202 Abnormal Psychology 3.00

SO100 Fundamentals of Sociology 3.00

SO101 Marriage and Family 3.00

SO102 Changing Roles of Women and Men 3.00

SO107 Introduction to Family System Theory 3.00

SO111 Cultural Anthropology 3.00

SO113 Cultural Diversity 3.00

SO119 Addictions and Society 3.00

SO120 Introduction to Addictions Counseling 3.00

SO122 Introduction to Social Work 3.00

SO123 Social Welfare and Society 3.00

SO201 Social Problems 3.00

World History Options 3
Course Title Credits
HI103 World History to 1600 3.00

HI104 World History since 1600 3.00

Zoo Science Humanities Options 6
Course Title Credits
AR101 Art Appreciation 3.00

MU101 Music Appreciation 3.00

PL101 Introduction to Philosophy 3.00

PL104 Ethics 3.00

RE101 New Testament Literature 3.00

RE102 Old Testament Literature 3.00

RE106 Introduction to World Religions 3.00

TH115 Theatre Appreciation 3.00

Electives

Additional Credits Required - 1

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