ACCT

ACCT 1101 – Principles of Financial Accounting

Dr. Gayle Mackay (gmackay@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. MUST have your Solid Footing textbook in the beginning of class. DO NOT buy a used Solid Footing book as you will not have access to the program and forms if the book code has been previously used.
  • 2. Must access the course the first day of the semester and post their introduction in the Discussion Forum. This will be counted as attendance. Anyone not "present" the first week will be dropped.
  • 3. Should have Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • 4. Should be able to upload and download documents; attach documents to email and use course email efficiently.
  • 5. Be aware there are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for quizzes or exams

Textbooks

  • orFundamental Accounting Principles
    w/Connect Plus (FAP)
  • (same as used in ACCT 1104 in 2015-2016
    school year)
  • 23rd Edition
  • Wild, Shaw, and Chiappetta
  • McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 978-1-260077636
  • Bookstore price $366.25
  • Connect Plus Access w/eBook
  • (MUCH less expensive option)
  • ISBN: 978-0-259693787
  • Bookstore price $189.75

and

  • Solid Footing: Building an Accounting Foundation (SF)
  • 11th Edition
  • Daniel Wiegand
  • Micro Solve Inc.
  • ISBN: 978-0-9973812-5-2
  • Bookstore price $42.25

Important things to know about what you need to buy to pass this course:

  • Important things to know about what you need to buy to pass this course: Connect Plus is required for you to do your homework and quizzes, and therefore required to pass this course. Connect Plus contains an eBook automatically, so you do have a less expensive option to buy Connect Plus by itself ($366.25 for the hard cover text vs. $189.75 for the Connect Plus with eBook).

Welcome to ACCT 1101 for Summer semester. If you have never taken an online course before I highly suggest you attend one of the Tutoring Center’s Success Workshops. This will give you a running start on how to access MyELearn and be sure you’re ready to participate easily on day one!

ACCT 1102 – Principles of Financial Accounting

Dr. Gayle Mackay (gmackay@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must have the required textbooks and companion software in hand on the first day of the term.
  • 2. Must have a new version of the “Red Company” text - used books will not have valid software codes for access.
  • 3. Must access the course the first day of the semester and post their introduction in the Discussion Forum. This will be counted as attendance. Anyone not "present" the first week will be dropped.
  • 4. Should have Microsoft Excel - a free student version of Microsoft Office 365 is available with your student email. Go to the My Mail portal and get your free suite of programs.
  • 5. Should be able to upload and download documents; attach documents to email and use course email efficiently.
  • 6. Be aware there are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.

Textbooks

  • orFundamental Accounting Principles
    w/Connect Plus (FAP)
  • (same as used in ACCT 1104 in 2015-2016
    school year)
  • 23rd Edition
  • Wild, Shaw, and Chiappetta
  • McGraw-Hill
  • ISBN: 978-1-260077636
  • Bookstore price $366.25
  • Connect Plus Access w/eBook
  • (MUCH less expensive option)
  • ISBN: 978-0-259693787
  • Bookstore price $189.75

and

  • Red Company: Financial Statement Analysis
  • 12th Edition
  • Daniel Wiegand
  • Micro Solve Inc.
  • ISBN: 978-0-9973812-6-9
  • Bookstore Price $28.75

Important things to know about what you need to buy to pass this course:

  • Connect Plus is required for you to do your homework and quizzes, and therefore required to pass this course. Connect Plus contains an eBook automatically, so you do have a less expensive option to buy Connect Plus by itself ($366.25 for the hard cover text vs. $189.75 for the Connect Plus with eBook).

Welcome to ACCT 1102 for Summer semester. If you have never taken an online course before I highly suggest you attend one of the Tutoring Center’s Success Workshops. This will give you a running start on how to access MyELearn and be sure you’re ready to participate easily on day one!

ALTH

ALTH 1160 – Electronic Health Records

Rhonda Davis (rdavis@sscc.edu)

Thank you for choosing a Southern State Community College (SSCC) online course. Read all instructor requirements and course instructions carefully to be prepared for successful completion of your online course.

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Be self-disciplined and highly motivated to meet the demands/challenges of fast-paced online learning and to keep up with weekly coursework. NOTE: It is very easy to fall behind quickly in an online course - one or more chapters may be covered weekly, and include weekly assignments and/or exams. This course has a no extension, no make-up exam, no extra-credit policy.
  • 2. Be comfortable with online course tools before classes begin. It is strongly recommended you complete the free Online Success Workshop CRDW 0097 offered at SSCC campuses prior to start of the term; contact the Student Success Center 800.628.7722 x2880 or x2881, see your SSCC Advisor and/or the current term schedule for more information.
  • 3. Be able to download Mozilla Firefox and/or Google Chrome browsers to work in the SSCC online Learning Management System (LMS), check system requirements to ensure your computer is capable of using publisher software downloads, attach and upload files, complete/respond to Course Messages and Weekly Discussion Boards, complete homework, assigned projects, open PowerPoint presentations, view/listen to videos, complete examinations within the online course, and create companion resource accounts (as needed).
  • 4. Have a working knowledge of SSCC Email/My SSCC and have a dedicated, reliable broadband Internet service, a reliable anti-virus program, and be able to ensure/check computer compatibility with Adobe Flash Player, Shockwave, Oracle Java, Apple Quicktime, (see Minimum Computer Requirements) and navigate additional course related websites when needed. NOTE: Dialup service, Wi-Fi, and/or a mobile device such as a smart phone may not be sufficient for successful completion of this course. Do not use cell phone or iPad to complete assignments. If a computer is not available you will need to access campus/library computers frequently, several times weekly, for course updates/changes and to keep up with/complete coursework.
  • 5. ***Purchase the required textbook(s), workbooks, access codes, companion resource/other required materials, by the first day of the term (some required publisher materials may be “bundled” or “packaged” with the textbook in the bookstore – use extreme caution to ensure correct purchase of all required materials). Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore with specific textbook questions and/or email the instructor for additional information.
  • 6. ***Log into the course on the first day of the term, read the syllabus, all posted documents/instructions, and complete all posted assignments for Week 1 by Thursday. Failure to complete Week 1 assignment(s) will result in removal from the course.
  • 7. ***Attend proctored midterm, final exam and/or diagram quizzes (as posted in course) in an SSCC Campus Library.
    • If unable to attend an SSCC Campus Library to complete any proctored exam(s), the student is responsible for locating and making arrangements to complete the proctored exams in an approved educational testing center with proctoring/recording capabilities, or be able to independently install/purchase required software and/or webcam/recording device(s) to complete proctored exams from home, and accept all responsibility for any technical failure/difficulties resulting in zero for proctored exam(s) completed from home. To obtain instructor approval of off-campus proctored testing, the student must contact the instructor before registering for this course to make an off-campus proctored exam request. Upon instructor approval of off-campus proctored exam requests:
      • Testing Center: The student will complete all Testing Center arrangements and forward all Testing Center information to the instructor, at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
      • Home Testing: The student will complete any/all required installation(s) and contact the instructor to arrange pre-testing of software/device(s), at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
    • Times and dates for proctored exams are posted in the course. Contact the instructor for further information.
  • 8. Students with accessibility needs must contact Southern State Disability Services (SSDS) at least 45 days prior to start of the semester to allow for any needed arrangements. Please send your SSCC accommodation letter to the instructor as soon as possible.
  • 9. Do not register for this class if you are unable to meet all noted instructor requirements.

***Attention Students - The college requires Microsoft Office 2013 software to be used by all students enrolled in courses or programs that utilize the Microsoft Office package.*** A free student version of Microsoft Office 365 is available with your student email. Go to the My Mail portal and get your free suite of programs.

BADM

BADM 2204 – Principles of Marketing

Travis Martin (tmartin@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required textbook and be able to navigate additional websites, including some containing audio/video clips, as required.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignments. Failure to do so may result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Libraries.
  • 5. Must be able to use electronic tools (E-Mail, Text, MyELearn Messaging, etc.) to communicate with classmates during group projects.
  • 6. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. This includes completing assignments on time and asking questions when help is needed.

BADM 2206 – History & Principles of Management

The timeframe for this course is only 8 weeks

Jeff Tumbleson (jtumbleson@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required e-book (DAAP) and be able to navigate additional websites as required. The actual textbook can be purchased from the publisher for a slight additional cost.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignment. Failure to do so will result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Learning Resource Centers.
  • 5. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. There are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.
  • 6. It is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to taking an online course. The Online Success Workshops are offered prior to the beginning of each semester. For information contact the Tutoring Center 1-800-628-7722 X 2825 or X 2882.

Textbook

  • If you purchase the Digital All Access Pass (DAAP) from the Bookstore you can submit your redemption code from the website and if you want a textbook you can purchase that for a slight additional cost when you redeem your DAAP code. THE BOOKSTORE DOES NOT HAVE THE TEXTBOOK IN STOCK!

BADM 2208 – Supervision & Leadership

Dr. Gayle Mackay (gmackay@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must have the required textbooks in hand on the first day of the term.
  • 2. Must access the course the first day of the semester and post their introduction in the Discussion Forum. This will be counted as attendance. Anyone not "present" the first week will be dropped.
  • 3. Should be able to upload and download documents; attach documents to email and use course email efficiently.
  • 4. Be aware there are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.

Textbooks

  • Leadership: Research Findings, Practice, and Skills
  • 8th Edition
  • Andrew J. DuBrin
  • Cengage, 2013
  • ISBN: 978-1-285-86636-9

Welcome to BADM 2208 for summer semester. If you have never taken an online course before I highly suggest you attend one of the Tutoring Center's Online Success Workshops. This will give you a running start on how to access MyELearn and be sure you're ready to participate easily on day one!

BADM 2216 – Business Ethics

Dr. Gayle Mackay (gmackay@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must have the required textbooks in hand on the first day of the term.
  • 2. Must access the course the first day of the semester and post their introduction in the Discussion Forum. This will be counted as attendance. Anyone not "present" the first week will be dropped.
  • 3. Should be able to upload and download documents; attach documents to email and use course email efficiently.
  • 4. Be aware there are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.

Textbooks

  • Applied Business Ethics
  • 1st Edition
  • Andrew J. DuBrin
  • Cengage, 2013
  • ISBN: 0-538-45398-2

Welcome to BADM 2216 for summer semester. If you have never taken an online course before I highly suggest you attend one of the Tutoring Center's Online Success Workshops. This will give you a running start on how to access MyELearn and be sure you’re ready to participate easily on day one!

BADM 2220 – Human Resources Management

Travis Martin (tmartin@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required textbook and be able to navigate additional websites, including some containing audio/video clips, as required.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignments. Failure to do so may result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Libraries.
  • 5. Must be able to use electronic tools (E-Mail, Text, MyELearn Messaging, etc.) to communicate with classmates during group projects.
  • 6. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. This includes completing assignments on time and asking questions when help is needed.

BADM 2272 – Business Communications

Travis Martin (tmartin@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required textbook and be able to navigate additional websites, including some containing audio/video clips, as required.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignments. Failure to do so may result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Libraries.
  • 5. Must be able to use electronic tools (E-Mail, Text, MyELearn Messaging, etc.) to communicate with classmates during group projects.
  • 6. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. This includes completing assignments on time and asking questions when help is needed.

BIOL

BIOL 2205 – Anatomy & Physiology I

Terry Flum, Ph.D. (tflum@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course should be aware of the following:

  • 1. This course covers all the chapters in the textbook not covered in Human Biology I including the skeletal, muscular, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, and urinary systems. There is also a group of chapters on biotechnology, ecology, and environmental science.
  • 2. Within the first two days of the start of the course you should get the textbook, making sure it comes with Mastering A&P Access. Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore if you have questions.
  • 3. It is assumed that you have at least a basic knowledge of computers and working on the internet (using email, uploading and downloading files).
  • 4. It is assumed that your computer will have reasonably up-to-date software including free downloadable versions of: Adobe Flash and Shockwave, Oracle Java, and Apple Quicktime.
  • 5. It is assumed that you have access to the internet and your connection is reasonably fast.
  • 6. It is assumed that you are able to use Firefox or Chrome internet browsers as these work best for the online MyELearn Learning Management System (LMS) used at SSCC.
  • 7. It is assumed that you have an SSCC email account and are familiar with its use. Contact the SSCC IT Tech Support if you need assistance with getting an SSCC email account.
  • 8. It is assumed that you have been exposed to MyELearn. You can learn as you go, but prior experience will definitely be an advantage. If you have not been exposed to MyELearn it is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to the beginning of the semester. For more information, contact the Tutoring Center at (800) 628-7722 ext. 2882 or 2825.
  • 9. About 1 day before the course begins, you will be sent an email to your Southern State email account telling you how to log into MyELearn and start your course.
  • 10. You must access the course in MyELearn sometime within the first two days of the semester. You will automatically begin in the Start Here page when you log into MyELearn. Read all the information on the Start Here page to help you find and use items in the course.
  • 11. Within the information provided in the Start Here page, you will find an assignment to do that will help you learn how to navigate the course and do important things like submit assignments.
  • 12. Failure to complete the introductory assignment in the Start Here page could result in removal from the course, so please make sure to complete that assignment or contact the instructor as soon as possible. Contact information is also in the Start Here page.
  • 13. You will need to familiarize yourself with the syllabus for the course which is available in MyELearn.
    • a. Near the beginning of the syllabus is a schedule in calendar format that tells you when activities and assignments should be started.
    • b. A little farther down in the syllabus is a table that tells you when assignments are due.
  • 14. It is critical that you are prepared to check the course several times a week and keep up with all activities and assignments outlined in the syllabus. It is very easy to fall behind and get into trouble in an online course.
  • 15. Most chapters have a reading assignment to help introduce the material, a lab activity for some synthesis and application, and a review quiz to prepare you for an exam.
  • 16. Each exam covers several chapters and there are 6 exams during the term. The low exam is dropped, but you must stay on schedule and there are no make-up exams. There is also a Comprehensive Exam at the end of the term to assess your progress.
  • 17. If you require an accommodation for disability it will be necessary to contact the Disability Services Office, preferably before the start of the course. Call the college for more information.

BIOL 2206 – Anatomy & Physiology II

Terry Flum, Ph.D. (tflum@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course should be aware of the following:

  • 1. This course covers all the chapters in the textbook not covered in Anatomy and Physiology I including the endocrine, reproductive, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, and urinary systems. There are also chapters on development, nutrition, and various body balances.
  • 2. Within the first two days of the start of the course you should get the textbook, making sure it comes with Mastering A&P Access. Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore if you have questions.
  • 3. It is assumed that you have at least a basic knowledge of computers and working on the internet (using email, uploading and downloading files).
  • 4. It is assumed that your computer will have reasonably up-to-date software including free downloadable versions of: Adobe Flash and Shockwave, Oracle Java, and Apple Quicktime.
  • 5. It is assumed that you have access to the internet and your connection is reasonably fast.
  • 6. It is assumed that you are able to use Firefox or Chrome internet browsers as these work best for the online MyELearn Learning Management System (LMS) used at SSCC.
  • 7. It is assumed that you have an SSCC email account and are familiar with its use. Contact the SSCC IT Tech Support if you need assistance with getting an SSCC email account.
  • 8. It is assumed that you have been exposed to MyELearn. You can learn as you go, but prior experience will definitely be an advantage. If you have not been exposed to MyELearn it is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to the beginning of the semester. For more information, contact the Tutoring Center at (800) 628-7722 ext. 2882 or 2825.
  • 9. About 1 day before the course begins, you will be sent an email to your Southern State email account telling you how to log into MyELearn and start your course.
  • 10. You must access the course in MyELearn sometime within the first two days of the semester. You will automatically begin in the Start Here page when you log into MyELearn. Read all the information on the Start Here page to help you find and use items in the course.
  • 11. Within the information provided in the Start Here page, you will find an assignment to do that will help you learn how to navigate the course and do important things like submit assignments.
  • 12. Failure to complete the introductory assignment in the Start Here page could result in removal from the course, so please make sure to complete that assignment or contact the instructor as soon as possible. Contact information is also in the Start Here page.
  • 13. You will need to familiarize yourself with the syllabus for the course which is available in MyELearn.
    • a. Near the beginning of the syllabus is a schedule in calendar format that tells you when activities and assignments should be started.
    • b. A little farther down in the syllabus is a table that tells you when assignments are due.
  • 14. It is critical that you are prepared to check the course several times a week and keep up with all activities and assignments outlined in the syllabus. It is very easy to fall behind and get into trouble in an online course.
  • 15. Most chapters have a reading assignment to help introduce the material, a lab activity for some synthesis and application, and a review quiz to prepare you for an exam.
  • 16. Each exam covers several chapters and there are 6 exams during the term. The low exam is dropped, but you must stay on schedule and there are no make-up exams. There is also a Comprehensive Exam at the end of the term to assess your progress.
  • 17. If you require an accommodation for disability it will be necessary to contact the Disability Services Office, preferably before the start of the course. Call the college for more information.

BIOL 2210 – Microbiology

Terry Flum, Ph.D. (tflum@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course should be aware of the following:

  • 1. This is a hybrid course. That means we will be meeting in the classroom indicated in the schedule approximately half of the weeks of the term for lab. The other weeks we will not have classroom meetings, which will provide time to do the online work for the class.
  • 2. Within the first two days of the start of the course you should get the lab manual as well as the textbook, making sure it comes with Mastering Microbiology Access. Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore if you have questions.
  • 3. It is assumed that you have at least a basic knowledge of computers and working on the internet (using email, uploading and downloading files).
  • 4. It is assumed that your computer will have reasonably up-to-date software including free downloadable versions of: Adobe Flash and Shockwave, Oracle Java, and Apple Quicktime.
  • 5. It is assumed that you have access to the internet and your connection is reasonably fast.
  • 6. It is assumed that you are able to use Firefox or Chrome internet browsers as these work best for the online MyELearn Learning Management System (LMS) used at SSCC.
  • 7. It is assumed that you have an SSCC email account and are familiar with its use. Contact the SSCC IT Tech Support if you need assistance with getting an SSCC email account.
  • 8. It is assumed that you have been exposed to MyELearn. You can learn as you go, but prior experience will definitely be an advantage. If you have not been exposed to MyELearn it is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to the beginning of the semester. For more information, contact the Tutoring Center at (800) 628-7722 ext. 2882 or 2825.
  • 9. About 1 day before the course begins, you will be sent an email to your Southern State email account telling you how to log into MyELearn and start your course.
  • 10. We will meet in the classroom on the first two scheduled days of class to get organized and go over how the class works.
  • 11. You must access the course in MyELearn sometime within the first week of the semester. You will automatically begin in the Start Here page when you log into MyELearn. Read all the information on the Start Here page to help you find and use items in the course.
  • 12. Within the information provided in the Start Here page, you will find an assignment to do that will help you learn how to navigate the course and do important things like submit assignments.
  • 13. You will need to familiarize yourself with the syllabus for the course which is available in MyELearn.
    • a. Near the beginning of the syllabus is a schedule in calendar format that tells you when activities and assignments should be started.
    • b. A little farther down in the syllabus is a table that tells you when assignments are due.
  • 14. It is critical that you are prepared to check the course several times a week and keep up with all activities and assignments outlined in the syllabus. It is very easy to fall behind and get into trouble in an online course.
  • 15. Most chapters have a reading assignment to help introduce the material, a lab activity for some synthesis and application, and a review quiz to prepare you for an exam.
  • 16. Each exam covers several chapters and there are 4 exams during the term. The low exam is dropped, but you must stay on schedule and there are no make-up exams. There is also a Comprehensive Exam at the end of the term to assess your progress.
  • 17. If you require an accommodation for disability it will be necessary to contact the Disability Services Office, preferably before the start of the course. Call the college for more information.

CSCI

CSCI 1101 FH1 – Computer Keyboarding

Kristi Hall (khall@sscc.edu)

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college’s MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook with access code to the online software on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to create an account in the software and install plugin.
  • 4. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class. Students need to complete the Setup assignment.
  • 5. Student’s must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines.
  • 6. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours..
  • 7. Students must be aware of the no makeup exam policy.
  • 8. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

CSCI 1120 – Computer Applications

Julia Basham (jbasham@sscc.edu) 1-800-628-7722 Ext. 3638 (Office) or 513-800-1091 (Cell)

This course will be taught on MyELearn

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook and associated material (Paradigm SNAP 2016 access code) on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to create an account in the Paradigm SNAP 2016 software and install Evergreen App, enable Flash in the Chrome Browser, disable popup blocking software in Chrome, and configure security firewalls to allow data transfer to and from https://snap2016.com and https://paradigmpublishing.instructure.com
  • 4. Students must be able to install Microsoft Office 2016 software on their computer and uninstall any previous versions of Microsoft Office. Access to the software is provided through the College's Web site and they must use the 2016 version.
  • 5. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 6. Students must know how to send and reply to emails, navigate the MyELearn course, and reach out for help when needed.
  • 7. Student's must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines in a fast-paced course.
  • 8. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 9. Students must be aware of the no makeup assignment policy and that late assignments are not accepted without prior substantiation and approval from instructor.
  • 10.Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

CSCI 1121 HC1 – Structured Programming

Kristi Hall (khall@sscc.edu)

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook packaged with the MyProgrammingLab access code on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to install Python software and MindTap on their computers.
  • 4. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 5. Students must know how to send emails, upload and download documents, attach files to assignments and emails, and zip files into folders.
  • 6. Student’s must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines.
  • 7. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 8. Students must be aware of the no makeup exam policy.
  • 9. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

CSCI 2213 – Access

Julia Basham (jbasham@sscc.edu) 1-800-628-7722 Ext. 3638 (Office) or 513-800-1091 (Cell)

This course will be taught on MyELearn

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook and associated material (Paradigm SNAP access code) on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to create an account in the Paradigm SNAP 2016 software and install Evergreen App, enable Flash in the Chrome Browser, disable popup blocking software in Chrome, and configure security firewalls to allow data transfer to and from https://snap2016.com and https://paradigmpublishing.instructure.com
  • 4. Students must be able to install Microsoft Office 2016 software on their computer and uninstall any previous versions of Microsoft Office. Access to the software is provided through the College's Web site and they must use the 2016 version.
  • 5. Students must be able to create an account and download the Gmetrix software on their computers when they are provided with the access code from the instructor during the first week.
  • 6. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 7. Students must know how to send and reply to emails, navigate the MyELearn course, and reach out for help when needed.
  • 8. Student's must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines in a fast-paced course.
  • 9. Students must be able to purchase the $40 MOS exam voucher through the College's Business Office – 800-628-7722 x2652.
  • 10. Students must be able to schedule and take Final Exam proctored at the SSCC North Campus Testing Center located at 1850 Davids Drive, Room 318, Wilmington, OH 45177: https://www.sscc.edu/services/testing-center.shtml
    • *a. Students can take the MOS exam in Access 2016 at another approved testing facility.
    • *b. This must be cleared with the instructor prior to registering for the exam.
  • 11. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 12. Students must be aware of the no makeup assignment policy and that late assignments are not accepted without prior substantiation and approval from instructor.
  • 13. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

CSCI 2216 – Outlook

Julia Basham (jbasham@sscc.edu) 1-800-628-7722 Ext. 3638 (Office) or 513-800-1091 (Cell)

This course will be taught on MyELearn

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook and associated material (Paradigm SNAP access code) on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to create an account in the Paradigm SNAP 2016 software and install Evergreen App, enable Flash in the Chrome Browser, disable popup blocking software in Chrome, and configure security firewalls to allow data transfer to and from https://snap2016.com and https://paradigmpublishing.instructure.com
  • 4. Students must be able to install Microsoft Office 2016 software on their computer and uninstall any previous versions of Microsoft Office. Access to the software is provided through the College's Web site and they must use the 2016 version.
  • 5. Students must be able to create an account and download the Gmetrix software on their computers when they are provided with the access code from the instructor during the first week.
  • 6. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 7. Students must know how to send and reply to emails, navigate the MyELearn course, and reach out for help when needed.
  • 8. Student's must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines in a fast-paced course.
  • 9. Students must be able to purchase the $40 MOS exam voucher through the College's Business Office – 800-628-7722 x2652.
  • 10. Students must be able to schedule and take Final Exam proctored at the SSCC North Campus Testing Center located at 1850 Davids Drive, Room 318, Wilmington, OH 45177: https://www.sscc.edu/services/testing-center.shtml
    • *a. Students can take the MOS exam in Access 2016 at another approved testing facility.
    • *b. This must be cleared with the instructor prior to registering for the exam.
  • 11. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 12. Students must be aware of the no makeup assignment policy and that late assignments are not accepted without prior substantiation and approval from instructor.
  • 13. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

CSCI 2218 – Excel

Julia Basham (jbasham@sscc.edu) 1-800-628-7722 Ext. 3638 (Office) or 513-800-1091 (Cell)

This course will be taught on MyELearn

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook and associated material (Paradigm SNAP access code) on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to create an account in the Paradigm SNAP 2016 software and install Evergreen App, enable Flash in the Chrome Browser, disable popup blocking software in Chrome, and configure security firewalls to allow data transfer to and from https://snap2016.com and https://paradigmpublishing.instructure.com
  • 4. Students must be able to install Microsoft Office 2016 software on their computer and uninstall any previous versions of Microsoft Office. Access to the software is provided through the College's Web site and they must use the 2016 version.
  • 5. Students must be able to create an account and download the Gmetrix software on their computers when they are provided with the access code from the instructor during the first week.
  • 6. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 7. Students must know how to send and reply to emails, navigate the MyELearn course, and reach out for help when needed.
  • 8. Student's must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines in a fast-paced course.
  • 9. Students must be able to purchase the $40 MOS exam voucher through the College's Business Office – 800-628-7722 x2652.
  • 10. Students must be able to schedule and take Final Exam proctored at the SSCC North Campus Testing Center located at 1850 Davids Drive, Room 318, Wilmington, OH 45177: https://www.sscc.edu/services/testing-center.shtml
    • *a. Students can take the MOS exam in Access 2016 at another approved testing facility.
    • *b. This must be cleared with the instructor prior to registering for the exam.
  • 11. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 12. Students must be aware of the no makeup assignment policy and that late assignments are not accepted without prior substantiation and approval from instructor.
  • 13. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email, online office hours and online tutoring when they are needed.

ECON

ECON 2205 – Microeconomics

The Timeframe for this course is only 8 weeks.

Jeff Tumbleson (jtumbleson@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required textbook and be able to navigate additional websites as required.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignment. Failure to do so will result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Libraries.
  • 5. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. There are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.
  • 6. It is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to taking an online course. The Online Success Workshops are offered prior to the beginning of each semester. For information contact the Tutoring Center 1-800-628-7722 X 2825 or X 2882.

Textbooks

  • For students who will take both
    Micro/Macro Economics in the ACCT
    or BADM Program
  • Economics
  • 10th Edition
  • David C. Colander
  • 2016, Irwin/McGraw Hill Higher, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781259193156
  • Or
  • For students who will only take Microeconomics for all other Programs
  •  
  • Microeconomics
  • 10th Edition
  • David C. Colander
  • 2016, Irwin/McGraw Hill Higher, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781259655500

ECON 2206 – Macroeconomics

The Timeframe for this course is only 8 weeks.

Jeff Tumbleson (jtumbleson@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course:

  • 1. Must purchase the required textbook and be able to navigate additional websites as required.
  • 2. Must be able to access the MyELearn site and be able to upload, download and attach documents as required for this course.
  • 3. Must log into the course within the first week of the semester, read the syllabus and any other documents posted by the instructor, and complete the week 1 assignment. Failure to do so will result in the student being dropped from the class.
  • 4. Must be able to answer weekly discussion questions, complete projects and take tests within MyELearn. For additional help visit one of our Libraries.
  • 5. Must be self-motivated to meet the demands of online learning. There are due dates for assignments and a no make-up policy for exams.
  • 6. It is recommended that you take the Online Success Workshop prior to taking an online course. The Online Success Workshops are offered prior to the beginning of each semester. For information contact the Tutoring Center 1-800-628-7722 X 2825 or X 2882.

Textbooks

  • For students who will take both
    Micro/Macro Economics in the ACCT
    or BADM Program
  • Economics
  • 10th Edition
  • David C. Colander
  • 2016, Irwin/McGraw Hill Higher, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781259193156
  • Or
  • For students who will only take Macroeconomics for all other Programs
  •  
  • Macroeconomics
  • 10th Edition
  • David C. Colander
  • 2016, Irwin/McGraw Hill Higher, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781259663048

ENGL

ENGL 1101 – English Composition I

Sarah Crump (scrump@sscc.edu)

On the first day of classes, students enrolled in this course must log onto MyELearn, read the syllabus and other course materials. They should introduce themselves on the discussion board and complete and submit any Wk 1 assignments. Students who fail to submit work by the Week 1 deadline will be dropped from the course for non-attendance.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her text on the first day of class. Please buy the correct edition.

Required Texts

  • The Norton Field Guide to Writing with Readings and Handbook
  • 4th Edition
  • Richard Bullock, Maureen Daly Goggin, and Francine Weinberg
  • W.W. Norton & Company, 2016
  • ISBN: 13-978-0-393-61739-9
  • Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
  • J.D. Vance
  • Harper Paperbacks, 2018
  • ISBN: 9780062300553

Or

  • Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
  • J.D. Vance
  • Harper (hardback) 2016
  • ISBN: 9780062300546

Those who have not had previous experience with MyELearn should sign up for the Tutoring Center’s Online Success Workshops. The Tutoring Center also offers help on each campus for several days the first week of classes for students who have MyELearn-related questions.

ENGL 1102 – English Composition II

Sarah Crump (scrump@sscc.edu)

On the first day of classes, students enrolled in this course must log onto MyELearn, read the syllabus, read all course information, introduce themselves on the discussion board, and complete any other Week 1 assignment. Students who fail to complete Week 1 work by the deadline will be dropped from the course for non-attendance.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her texts on the first day of class. Please buy the correct edition.

Required Texts

  • The Norton Field Guide to Writing with Readings and Handbook, 4th Edition (4E) by Richard Bullock, Maureen Daly Goggin, and Francine Weinberg, 2016. ISBN: 13-978-0-393-61739-9

Those who have not had previous experience with MyELearn should sign up for the Tutoring Center’s Online Success Workshops. The Tutoring Center also offers help on each campus for several days the first week of classes for students who have MyELearn-related questions.

ENGL 2205 – Technical Report Writing

Sarah Crump (scrump@sscc.edu)

On the first day of classes, students enrolled in this course must log onto MyELearn, read the syllabus and all other course materials. Students should introduce themselves on the discussion board and complete any Week 1 assignment. Students who fail to submit Week 1 work by the deadline will be dropped from the course for non-attendance.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her text the first day of the course.

Required Texts

  • Technical Communication, by John M. Lannon and Laura J. Gurak. 14th Edition. Pearson
  • Students may choose one of the following versions of the course text:
    • Loose leaf: ISBN 978-0-13-470307-7
    • eBook: ISBN 978-0-13-411918-2
    • Bound: ISBN 978-0-13-467882-5

Those who have not had previous experience with MyELearn should sign up for the Tutoring Center’s Online Success Workshops. The Tutoring Center also offers help on each campus for several days the first week of classes for students who have MyELearn-related questions.

ENGL 2217 – Readings in Early British Literature

Toni Penwell (tpenwell@sscc.edu)

Students enrolled in this course must log onto MyELearn the first day of class, read the syllabus, read all of the information indicated in the first week's instructions, and introduce themselves on the discussion board. Students who fail to complete the first week's assignments by the deadline will be dropped from the course for non-attendance.

Students must have the correct edition of the text on the first day of class.

Required Texts:

  • The Longman Anthology of British Literature: Volume 1. 4th Edition, 2010 David Damrosch and Kevin J. H. Dettmar, General Editors
    ISBN-10: 0-205-65524-6 or
    ISBN-13: 978-0-205-65524-3
  • Students are required to watch the film Othello (directed by Oliver Parker) in its entirety. Viewing options are outlined in the course syllabus.

Those who have not had previous experience with MyELearn should sign up for the Tutoring Center's Online Success Workshops. The Tutoring Center also offers help on each campus for several days the first week of classes for students who have MyELearn-related questions.

ENGL 2240 – Introduction to Film

Annie Rankin (arankin@sscc.edu)

Students enrolled in this course must log on to the course the first day of the semester, read the syllabus, and begin the first assignment. Any student who does not complete the first assignment by its deadline will be dropped from the course for nonattendance.

Students MUST have the required texts the first day of class.

Required Texts

  • Looking at Movies, 5th Edition, Richard Barsam and Dave Monahan, W.W. Norton & Co., 2016, ISBN: 978-0-393-26519-4.
  • Note: Students MUST have access to Looking at Movies, 5th edition video tutorials, which are now posted on the publisher’s website (https://digital.wwnorton.com/movies5). Students purchasing the Looking at Movies 5th edition textbook at the bookstore will have an access code.
  • A Short Guide to Writing about Film, 9th Edition, Timothy Corrigan, Pearson, 2015, ISBN: 978-0-321-96524-0.

Finally, students will watch a total of 5 films (listed below). Students must watch the required films in their entirety. Students may acquire these films through their local libraries, SSCC’s library, or OhioLINK free of charge. Some films can be rented through streaming services such as YouTube or iTunes or through Red Letterbox or local video rental stores. Please note that if you already have a subscription to Amazon Prime, Netflix, or another similar streaming subscription service, some (or all) of the required films may not be available.

Required Films

  • Michael Clayton (Tony Gilroy, 2007)
  • Little Miss Sunshine (Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, 2006)
  • Rear Window (Alfred Hitchcock, 1954)
  • Memento (Christopher Nolan, 2000)
  • There Will Be Blood (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2007)

If you have never taken an online course before, I highly suggest you attend one of the Tutoring Center’s Online Success Workshops. This workshop will give you a running start on how to access MyELearn and will help you to be ready to participate easily on day one!

ENGL 2246 – Classical & World Mythology

Jason Reynolds (jreynolds@sscc.edu)

Students enrolled in this course must log on during the first day of class. Students should read the welcome, syllabus, and any documents on the weekly modules page, then introduce themselves on the discussion board.

Students who fail to introduce themselves by the end of the first week will be dropped from the course.

Required Texts

  • Hamilton, Edith. Mythology. Boston: Back Bay, 1998. ISBN: 0-316-34151-7
  • Ovid. Metamorphoses. Trans. Charles Martin. New York: W.W. Norton, 2004. ISBN: 0-393-32642-X

This course doesn’t require great technical abilities (it’s all about reading mythology!), but students who have not taken an online course on MyELearn should sign up for one of the Tutoring Center’s Online Success Workshops.

MAST

MAST 1115 – Medical Terminology (CTAG Transfer Course)

ONLINE COURSE

Rhonda Davis (rdavis@sscc.edu)

Thank you for choosing a Southern State Community College (SSCC) online course. Read all instructor requirements and course instructions carefully to be prepared for successful completion of your online course.

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Be self-disciplined and highly motivated to meet the demands/challenges of fast-paced online learning and to keep up with weekly coursework. NOTE: It is very easy to fall behind quickly in an online course - one or more chapters may be covered weekly, and include weekly assignments and/or exams. This course has a no extension, no make-up exam, no extra-credit policy.
  • 2. Be comfortable with online course tools before classes begin. It is strongly recommended you complete the free Online Success Workshop CRDW 0097 offered at SSCC campuses prior to start of the term; contact the Student Success Center 800.628.7722 x2880 or x2881, see your SSCC Advisor and/or the current term schedule for more information.
  • 3. Be able to download Mozilla Firefox and/or Google Chrome browsers to work in the SSCC online Learning Management System (LMS), check system requirements to ensure your computer is capable of using publisher software downloads, attach and upload files, complete/respond to Course Messages and Weekly Discussion Boards, complete homework, assigned projects, open PowerPoint presentations, view/listen to videos, complete examinations within the online course, and create companion resource accounts (as needed).
  • 4. Have a working knowledge of SSCC Email/My SSCC and have a dedicated, reliable broadband Internet service, a reliable anti-virus program, and be able to ensure/check computer compatibility with Adobe Flash Player, Shockwave, Oracle Java, Apple Quicktime, (see Minimum Computer Requirements) and navigate additional course related websites when needed. NOTE: Dialup service, Wi-Fi, and/or a mobile device such as a smart phone may not be sufficient for successful completion of this course. Do not use cell phone or iPad to complete assignments. If a computer is not available you will need to access campus/library computers frequently, several times weekly, for course updates/changes and to keep up with/complete coursework.
  • 5. ***Purchase the required textbook(s), workbooks, access codes, companion resource/other required materials, by the first day of the term (some required publisher materials may be “bundled” or “packaged” with the textbook in the bookstore – use extreme caution to ensure correct purchase of all required materials). Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore with specific textbook questions and/or email the instructor for additional information.
  • 6. ***Log into the course on the first day of the term, read the syllabus, all posted documents/instructions, and complete all posted assignments for Week 1 by Thursday. Failure to complete Week 1 assignment(s) will result in removal from the course.
  • 7. ***Attend proctored pronunciation exam (instructor office #182 at Central Campus, by appointment), midterm, final exam and/or diagram quizzes (as posted in course) in an SSCC Campus Library.
    • If unable to attend an SSCC Campus Library to complete any proctored exam(s), the student is responsible for locating and making arrangements to complete the proctored exams in an approved educational testing center with proctoring/recording capabilities, or be able to independently install/purchase required software and/or webcam/recording device(s) to complete proctored exams from home, and accept all responsibility for any technical failure/difficulties resulting in zero for proctored exam(s) completed from home. To obtain instructor approval of off-campus proctored testing, the student must contact the instructor before registering for this course to make an off-campus proctored exam request. Upon instructor approval of off-campus proctored exam requests:
      • Testing Center: The student will complete all Testing Center arrangements and forward all Testing Center information to the instructor, at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
      • Home Testing: The student will complete any/all required installation(s) and contact the instructor to arrange pre-testing of software/device(s), at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
    • Times and dates for proctored exams are posted in the course. Contact the instructor for further information.
  • 8. Students with accessibility needs must contact Southern State Disability Services (SSDS) at least 45 days prior to start of the semester to allow for any needed arrangements. Please send your SSCC accommodation letter to the instructor as soon as possible.
  • 9. Do not register for this class if you are unable to meet all noted instructor requirements.

***Attention Students - The college requires Microsoft Office 2013 software to be used by all students enrolled in courses or programs that utilize the Microsoft Office package.*** A free student version of Microsoft Office 365 is available with your student email. Go to the My Mail portal and get your free suite of programs.

MAST 2205 – Medical Law & Ethics

Rhonda Davis (rdavis@sscc.edu)

Thank you for choosing a Southern State Community College (SSCC) online course. Read all instructor requirements and course instructions carefully to be prepared for successful completion of your online course.

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Be self-disciplined and highly motivated to meet the demands/challenges of fast-paced online learning and to keep up with weekly coursework. NOTE: It is very easy to fall behind quickly in an online course - one or more chapters may be covered weekly, and include weekly assignments and/or exams. This course has a no extension, no make-up exam, no extra-credit policy.
  • 2. Be comfortable with online course tools before classes begin. It is strongly recommended you complete the free Online Success Workshop CRDW 0097 offered at SSCC campuses prior to start of the term; contact the Student Success Center 800.628.7722 x2880 or x2881, see your SSCC Advisor and/or the current term schedule for more information.
  • 3. Be able to download Mozilla Firefox and/or Google Chrome browsers to work in the SSCC online Learning Management System (LMS), check system requirements to ensure your computer is capable of using publisher software downloads, attach and upload files, complete/respond to Course Messages and Weekly Discussion Boards, complete homework, assigned projects, open PowerPoint presentations, view/listen to videos, complete examinations within the online course, and create companion resource accounts (as needed).
  • 4. Have a working knowledge of SSCC Email/My SSCC and have a dedicated, reliable broadband Internet service, a reliable anti-virus program, and be able to ensure/check computer compatibility with Adobe Flash Player, Shockwave, Oracle Java, Apple Quicktime, (see Minimum Computer Requirements) and navigate additional course related websites when needed. NOTE: Dialup service, Wi-Fi, and/or a mobile device such as a smart phone may not be sufficient for successful completion of this course. Do not use cell phone or iPad to complete assignments. If a computer is not available you will need to access campus/library computers frequently, several times weekly, for course updates/changes and to keep up with/complete coursework.
  • 5. ***Purchase the required textbook(s), workbooks, access codes, companion resource/other required materials, by the first day of the term (some required publisher materials may be “bundled” or “packaged” with the textbook in the bookstore – use extreme caution to ensure correct purchase of all required materials). Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore with specific textbook questions and/or email the instructor for additional information.
  • 6. ***Log into the course on the first day of the term, read the syllabus, all posted documents/instructions, and complete all posted assignments for Week 1 by Thursday. Failure to complete Week 1 assignment(s) will result in removal from the course.
  • 7. ***Attend proctored midterm, final exam and/or diagram quizzes (as posted in course) in an SSCC Campus Library.
    • If unable to attend an SSCC Campus Library to complete any proctored exam(s), the student is responsible for locating and making arrangements to complete the proctored exams in an approved educational testing center with proctoring/recording capabilities, or be able to independently install/purchase required software and/or webcam/recording device(s) to complete proctored exams from home, and accept all responsibility for any technical failure/difficulties resulting in zero for proctored exam(s) completed from home. To obtain instructor approval of off-campus proctored testing, the student must contact the instructor before registering for this course to make an off-campus proctored exam request. Upon instructor approval of off-campus proctored exam requests:
      • Testing Center: The student will complete all Testing Center arrangements and forward all Testing Center information to the instructor, at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
      • Home Testing: The student will complete any/all required installation(s) and contact the instructor to arrange pre-testing of software/device(s), at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
    • Times and dates for proctored exams are posted in the course. Contact the instructor for further information.
  • 8. Students with accessibility needs must contact Southern State Disability Services (SSDS) at least 45 days prior to start of the semester to allow for any needed arrangements. Please send your SSCC accommodation letter to the instructor as soon as possible.
  • 9. Do not register for this class if you are unable to meet all noted instructor requirements.

***Attention Students - The college requires Microsoft Office 2013 software to be used by all students enrolled in courses or programs that utilize the Microsoft Office package.*** A free student version of Microsoft Office 365 is available with your student email. Go to the My Mail portal and get your free suite of programs.

MAST 2297 – Medical Assisting Review

Rhonda Davis (rdavis@sscc.edu)

Thank you for choosing a Southern State Community College (SSCC) online course. Read all instructor requirements and course instructions carefully to be prepared for successful completion of your online course.

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Be self-disciplined and highly motivated to meet the demands/challenges of fast-paced online learning and to keep up with weekly coursework. NOTE: It is very easy to fall behind quickly in an online course - one or more chapters may be covered weekly, and include weekly assignments and/or exams. This course has a no extension, no make-up exam, no extra-credit policy.
  • 2. Be comfortable with online course tools before classes begin. It is strongly recommended you complete the free Online Success Workshop CRDW 0097 offered at SSCC campuses prior to start of the term; contact the Student Success Center 800.628.7722 x2880 or x2881, see your SSCC Advisor and/or the current term schedule for more information.
  • 3. Be able to download Mozilla Firefox and/or Google Chrome browsers to work in the SSCC online Learning Management System (LMS), check system requirements to ensure your computer is capable of using publisher software downloads, attach and upload files, complete/respond to Course Messages and Weekly Discussion Boards, complete homework, assigned projects, open PowerPoint presentations, view/listen to videos, complete examinations within the online course, and create companion resource accounts (as needed).
  • 4. Have a working knowledge of SSCC Email/My SSCC and have a dedicated, reliable broadband Internet service, a reliable anti-virus program, and be able to ensure/check computer compatibility with Adobe Flash Player, Shockwave, Oracle Java, Apple Quicktime, (see Minimum Computer Requirements) and navigate additional course related websites when needed. NOTE: Dialup service, Wi-Fi, and/or a mobile device such as a smart phone may not be sufficient for successful completion of this course. Do not use cell phone or iPad to complete assignments. If a computer is not available you will need to access campus/library computers frequently, several times weekly, for course updates/changes and to keep up with/complete coursework.
  • 5. ***Purchase the required textbook(s), workbooks, access codes, companion resource/other required materials, by the first day of the term (some required publisher materials may be “bundled” or “packaged” with the textbook in the bookstore – use extreme caution to ensure correct purchase of all required materials). Contact the Southern State Community College (SSCC) Bookstore with specific textbook questions and/or email the instructor for additional information.
  • 6. ***Log into the course on the first day of the term, read the syllabus, all posted documents/instructions, and complete all posted assignments for Week 1 by Thursday. Failure to complete Week 1 assignment(s) will result in removal from the course.
  • 7. ***Attend proctored midterm, final exam and/or diagram quizzes (as posted in course) in an SSCC Campus Library.
    • If unable to attend an SSCC Campus Library to complete any proctored exam(s), the student is responsible for locating and making arrangements to complete the proctored exams in an approved educational testing center with proctoring/recording capabilities, or be able to independently install/purchase required software and/or webcam/recording device(s) to complete proctored exams from home, and accept all responsibility for any technical failure/difficulties resulting in zero for proctored exam(s) completed from home. To obtain instructor approval of off-campus proctored testing, the student must contact the instructor before registering for this course to make an off-campus proctored exam request. Upon instructor approval of off-campus proctored exam requests:
      • Testing Center: The student will complete all Testing Center arrangements and forward all Testing Center information to the instructor, at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
      • Home Testing: The student will complete any/all required installation(s) and contact the instructor to arrange pre-testing of software/device(s), at least four weeks prior to any proctored exam, to allow for completion of needed arrangements.
    • Times and dates for proctored exams are posted in the course. Contact the instructor for further information.
  • 8. Students with accessibility needs must contact Southern State Disability Services (SSDS) at least 45 days prior to start of the semester to allow for any needed arrangements. Please send your SSCC accommodation letter to the instructor as soon as possible.
  • 9. Do not register for this class if you are unable to meet all noted instructor requirements.

***Attention Students - The college requires Microsoft Office 2013 software to be used by all students enrolled in courses or programs that utilize the Microsoft Office package.*** A free student version of Microsoft Office 365 is available with your student email. Go to the My Mail portal and get your free suite of programs.

MATH

MATH 1118 – Intermediate Algebra

Bill Worpenberg (bworpenberg@sscc.edu)

Students must access the course on the first day of the semester. A midterm and final will be given on Central Campus (Hillsboro). Day and evening hours will be available. The midterm is scheduled for Friday, June 29th, 2018. The final is scheduled for Friday, August 3rd, 2018. Please do not register for this class unless you can arrange to come to Central Campus on these two days.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her texts on the first day of class.

Videos are available for this course and are strongly encouraged.

MATH 1124 – Finite Math

Bill Worpenberg (bworpenberg@sscc.edu)

Students must access the course on the first day of the semester. A midterm and final will be given on Central Campus (Hillsboro). Day and evening hours will be available. The midterm is scheduled for Friday, June 29th, 2018. The final is scheduled for Friday, August 3rd, 2018. Please do not register for this class unless you can arrange to come to Central Campus on these two days.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her texts on the first day of class.

Videos are available for this course and are strongly encouraged.

MATH 1135 – Allied Health Math

Bill Worpenberg (bworpenberg@sscc.edu)

Students must access the course on the first day of the semester. A midterm and final will be given on Central Campus (Hillsboro). Day and evening hours will be available. The midterm is scheduled for Friday, June 29th, 2018. The final is scheduled for Friday, August 3rd, 2018. Please do not register for this class unless you can arrange to come to Central Campus on these two days.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her texts on the first day of class.

Videos are available for this course and are strongly encouraged.

MATH 1141 – College Algebra

Bill Worpenberg (bworpenberg@sscc.edu)

Students must access the course on the first day of the semester. A midterm and final will be given on Central Campus (Hillsboro). Day and evening hours will be available. The midterm is scheduled for Friday, June 29th, 2018. The final is scheduled for Friday, August 3rd, 2018. Please do not register for this class unless you can arrange to come to Central Campus on these two days.

Everyone enrolled in the course must have his or her texts on the first day of class.

Videos are available for this course and are strongly encouraged.

MATH 1160 – Statistical Concepts

Jon Davidson (jdavidson@sscc.edu)

Students may contact the instructor by e-mail before the class starts on May 29th for information or to start learning early. A class e-mail will be sent on May 28th with course orientation information. Students must reply by e-mail by June 1st in order to be counted "present." If you have a more convenient e-mail address you prefer to use than SSCC Webmail you may send it to the instructor

The Canvas system is not used for this course. All you need is e-mail and a web browser to access all information and to communicate with the instructor. The primary means of instruction is by the instructor’s videos.

There will be a midterm exam around the sixth week of class. Final exam is Aug. 6th or 7th. You will be given two days to schedule test time for each test at your convenience. Both tests are scheduled at a campus library of your choice. If you need an evening time or if you live outside the SSCC area then alternate arrangements may be made with the instructor. If possible, a help session will be scheduled at Central Campus before each test.

While supplies last, you may borrow the textbook free from a campus library. Most copies are housed at Central Campus, but a copy can be sent to you at another campus by request.

For more information please contact the instructor or visit the class website.

OFIT

OFIT 1106 – Keyboarding Techniques I

Julia Basham (jbasham@sscc.edu) 1-800-628-7722 Ext. 3638 (Office) or 513-800-1091 (Cell)

This course will be taught on MyELearn

If you enroll in this class, you must:

  • 1. Students must have reliable broadband Internet access and be able to log in and use the college's MyELearn system.
  • 2. Students must have textbook and associated material (Paradigm SNAP access code) on the first day of class.
  • 3. Students must be able to install Microsoft Office 2016 software on their computer and uninstall any previous versions of Microsoft Office. Access to the software is provided through the College's Web site and they must use the 2016 version.
  • 4. Students must be able to create an account in the Paradigm Online Lab Keyboarding software by installing the required desktop software application.
  • 5.  Have the required PARADIGM KEYBOARDING ONLINE LAB ACCESS CODE found on the Access Code card you purchased with your textbook or www.ParadigmEducation.com and must have the ENROLLMENT KEY FROM YOUR INSTRUCTOR FOR YOUR COURSE WHICH IS 2569.
  • 6. Students must login to MyELearn on the first day of class and complete the Attendance assignment.
  • 7. Students must know how to send and reply to emails, navigate the MyELearn course, and reach out for help when needed.
  • 8. Student's must be motivated to complete work on their own and keep up with assignment deadlines in a fast-paced course.
  • 9. Students must install the Zoom meeting software for online tutoring and online office hours.
  • 10. Students must be aware of the no makeup assignment policy and that late assignments are not accepted without prior substantiation and approval from instructor.
  • 11. Students are required to keep in contact with faculty through email, course email,

PSYC

PSYC 1110 – Principles of Psychology

Charles Gorman (cgorman@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Students should read the syllabus and access Launchpad on first day of class. Send email to professor to inform him that they have read syllabus and accessed Launchpad. cgorman@sscc.edu
  • 2. Students must be prepared to begin studies the first day of class by having purchased current edition book with an ACCESS CODE. This access code is in back of the book. You may purchase access code and use eBook, also.
  • 3. It is absolutely necessary gain entrance into the Launchpad Learning Management System to take quizzes and complete assignments.

PSYC 1111 – Life Span Human Development

Charles Gorman (cgorman@sscc.edu)

Students enrolling in this course must:

  • 1. Students should read the syllabus and access Launchpad on first day of class. Send email to professor to inform him that they have read syllabus and accessed Launchpad. cgorman@sscc.edu
  • 2. Students must be prepared to begin studies the first day of class by having purchased current edition book with an ACCESS CODE. This access code is in back of the book. You may purchase access code and use eBook, also.
  • 3. It is absolutely necessary gain entrance into the Launchpad Learning Management System to take quizzes and complete assignments.

SOCI

SOCI 1170 – Introduction to Sociology

Jody Bishop (jabishop@sscc.edu)

  • 1. This course is entirely web-based and can be taken anywhere there is an internet connection.
  • 2. The course uses MyELearn as the delivery platform. Students will need to be familiar with the basic operations of the MyELearn learning platform. Students will be required to log on weekly.
  • 3. It must be said that this course will carry at least the same workload as any face-to-face course. You’ll need to be consistent with your participation, the completion of assignments in a timely manner, reading and overall study.
  • 4. The online course requires self-discipline and a lot of self-direction in the absence of in-class lecture and face-to-face interaction. You will need to rely upon much of your own insight, work ethic, and study methods to really learn and internalize the material from this course, more so than in regular face-to-face courses.
  • 5. New course content will be assigned weekly. You will be evaluated based on quizzes, open-ended answer exercise assignments, discussion board posts, and exam performances.
  • 6. Your textbook is the primary content for this course.

THEA

THEA 1121 – Introduction to Theatre

Rainee Angles (rangles@sscc.edu)

Students enrolled in this course must:

  • 1. Acquire the textbook and script(s) by the first day of class.
    • The Essential Theatre by Oscar G. Brockett. Eleventh Edition. Cengage Learning.
      ISBN: 978-1-305-41107-4
    • Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller.
      ISBN – 978-0-8222-0290-5
    • Dead Man’s Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl.
      ISBN – 978-0-8021-3034-1
    • Instructor will provide classroom copies of Dead Man Walking by Tim Robbins.
  • 2. Have broadband and reliable internet service. Use a wired connection, not a mobile device.
  • 3. Log in to MyELearn the first day of class and read all the information located under Start here, Announcements, Home Page, Syllabus, Your Instructor, Publisher Content and Weekly Modules.
  • 4. Utilize Microsoft Office to submit documents. Students can access Microsoft 365 within MyMail (SSCC email). You are required to use your SSCC email for this course. All course announcements will be sent via SSCC email.
  • 5. Get familiar with MyELearn. You can contact the Tutoring Center at 1-800-628-7722 or SSCC AmeriCorps coaches to schedule an Online Success Workshop or one-on-one assistance with online learning.
    • • Must be able to upload/download/attach documents, open PowerPoint presentations, view/listen to video assignments, and complete quizzes/test(s).
    • • Know how to access Gradebook and view instructor comments on graded assignments.
  • 6. Purchase a ticket and attend the summer SSCC Theatre production on Central Campus, 100 Hobart Drive, Hillsboro, OH 45133.
  • 7. Motivated to complete assignments on time. Late work will not be accepted in this course.