Winter Semester Begins on December 22nd

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Head’s up! SUNY Sullivan’s Winter Semester is rapidly approaching. The Winter Semester, which runs from December 22nd to January 17th, offers a wide array of exciting and informative courses, including: US History and the Paranormal, The Short Story, International Business and General Psychology and many more. Course Descriptions, dates, times and instructors are listed below. The final deadline for registration. Those interested in becoming SUNY Sullivan students and enrolling in one or more classes for the Winter Semester should call the Office of Admissions at 845-434-5750, ext. 4287, or email admissions@sunysullivan.edu.

Course Offerings

Business Mathematics (BUS 1101 01 DL)

Instructor(s): TBA, TBA TBA
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course covers the mathematics used in everyday business and accounting. Among the topics included are: fractions and decimals, the use of algebraic equations, percents and their applications, sales and trade discounts, markup, payroll, checking accounts, simple and compound interest, discounting of notes, present value, taxes, and business statistics. Students who place into and pass Basic Arithmetic DMA 0902 are not required to take Basic Algebra DMA 0995 before enrolling in BUS 1101. A grade of C- or better in BUS 1101 will meet Math Competency.

Financial Accounting (BUS 1416 01 DL)

Instructor(s): TBA, TBA TBA
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
4.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course covers the role of accounting in the decision-making process and the application of current generally accepted accounting principles for measuring and communicating financial data about a business enterprise to external parties. Topics include preparation and use of financial statements, analysis and recording of business transactions, the accounting cycle for service and merchandising enterprises, accrued and deferred items, organization and financing of corporations, and other theoretical and practical aspects of financial accounting.

Human Resource Management (BUS 1652 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Riegal, Diane
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course is an introduction to the psychology, purposes, and objectives of supervising the work of others. Topics to be covered include techniques of supervision, employment interviews, testing and evaluating, classroom training, on-the-job training, labor laws affecting workers, and labor-management relations.

International Business (BUS 2602 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Riegal, Arthur E
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
An introduction to the challenges and problems faced by American firms in conducting business in world markets. The course will expose the student to the concepts and principles dealing with world trade, foreign environments, global operations, and the necessary global management skills required for success in such activities.

Macroeconomics (ECO 1401 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Riegal, Arthur E
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students study macroeconomics with the main emphasis on solving the problems of economic growth and stability. The course includes the study of such topics as monetary policy, fiscal policy, employment, inflation, international trade, and current economic problems.

Composition I (ENG 1001 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Linden, Cindy L
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This is a writing-intensive course in which students draft and revise college-level essays. Students study the conventions of academic prose, examine various methods of organization and development, and learn research skills.

Fundamentals of Speech (ENG 1301 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Barkl, Jessica D
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course provides public speaking training and practice.

Composition II (ENG 2005 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Weber, Daneryl M
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course emphasizes analytical skills in both writing and reading. Students write and revise analytical and argumentative essays and a research paper. Prerequisite: ENG 1001 Composition I (or its campus equivalent) with a C or higher or permission of the instructor.

Masterpieces of Literature (ENG 2100 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Viele, Theresa S
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Selected great works of literature are examined in English through a variety of approaches.

The Short Story (ENG 2150 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Degrassi, Kathena H
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students examine the short story as a tradition and as a mode of contemporary fiction.

NYS PN TO RN TRANSITION COURSE (HEA 6010 01 NC)

Instructor(s): Valese, Dorothy
2020-21 Winter, Continuing Education
0.00 Credit(s)

MTWRF 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Main Campus, A Building, 109

History of the Holocaust (HIS 1261 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Pomakoy, Keith
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course is designed to broaden students’ knowledge of the Holocaust. The class examines the formation and growth of the Nazi movement, the mass deportations, the concentration camps, and the experience during and after the war of the survivors of those camps.

US History and the Paranormal (HIS 1301 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Horner, John A
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students study the connection between United States History and a wide range of beliefs — commonly referred to as paranormal — that do not fit within accepted scientific, cultural ,or social boundaries. Students analyze how these phenomena can be understood within the context of changes in American society. Examples may include: the Salem Witch Trials and demographic changes in the Colonies; Spiritualism and gender roles in Antebellum society; séances, scientific advances, and the industrial revolution; and UFOs, xenophobia, and the Cold War.

History of American Popular Music (HUM 1214 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Luck, Kenneth J
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students analyze the development of popular music in America in the context of its role in popular culture and cultural studies. Musical styles from the early 20th century to the present may be covered.

Food Ethics (HUM 1307 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Martinetto, Sandra
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Increasingly, food is becoming the central battlefield in the war between those committed to consumerism and economic growth at any cost and those advocating a more modest, organic, and localized lifestyle. Students explore the ethical implications of fast food, factory farming, globalization of the food supply, genetically-engineered food, food subsidies, regulation of slaughterhouses, community gardens, among other topics. In light of the impact of current food practices on animals, on people, on soil, and on water, students will consider whether our current system is environmentally sustainable and morally justifiable. Students also consider what actions that knowledge obliges us to take, if any.
Class activities will combine lectures (including guest lecturers), discussion, videos, and a field trip to the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary. In addition, students will participate in the final harvest in SCCC’s community garden.

Elementary Statistics (MAT 1004 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Sinacore, Shirley
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students learn about probability, frequency distribution, mean and standard deviation, the binomial distribution, the normal distribution, hypothesis testing, samples from a finite population, regression and correlation, confidence intervals, and chi-square tests. Prerequisite: DMA 0995 Basic Algebra with a C- or better, or at least one year of NYS high school Regents level mathematics with a 75% or higher on at least one Regents math exam.

Intermediate Algebra (MAT 1005 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Sinacore, Shirley
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
Students review basic algebra and learn about polynomials, radicals, and linear inequalities. They learn to graph and work with linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, and exponential functions. PREREQUISITE: DMA 0995 Basic Algebra with a C- or better, or at least one year of NYS high school Regents level mathematics with a 75% or higher on at least one Regents math exam.

Clinical Calculations (NUR 1015 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Valese, Dorothy
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
1.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

MTWRF 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course prepares students to safely perform the preparation and administration of medications in complex and diverse clinical situations using dimensional analysis. Students learn abbreviations and terms used for drug preparation and administration of oral, parenteral and intravenous medications. Students also learn to calculate medication dosages based on weight.

General Psychology (PSY 1500 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Moore, Beverly J
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course
Dept: PSY

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course serves as a general introduction to the scientific study of psychology. General principles of human behavior and mental processes, as revealed through various psychological scientific methods of inquiry, are explored. This basic introduction to psychological research allows students to critically evaluate the topics found within the broad discipline of psychology. Topics in this introductory survey include biological foundations of behavior, sensation and perception, learning, motivation, cognition, human development, abnormal behavior, personality theory, and social and health issues as studied by psychologists.

Developmental Psychology (PSY 2510 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Moore, Beverly J
2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
3.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

This course has other requirements.

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course explores the scientific inquiry into normal human development, including mental processes and behaviors from conception through the end of life. A life span developmental psychologist’s perspective guides this exploration of issues including the physical, cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and social aspects of human development.

Principles of Biology I (SCI 1124 01 DL)

Instructor(s): Nielsen, Jeanine
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2020-21 Winter, Undergraduate
4.00 Credit(s), Distance Learning Course

12/22/2020 – 1/17/2021
Online, SUNY Learning Network, SLN

Course Description
This course provides an intensive study of the fundamental principles of biology, emphasizing structure, function, processes and interaction. Topics include: chemical relationships, cell biology, reproduction, respiration, molecular and classical genetics, and evolution. Laboratory exercises are designed to exemplify aspects of lecture topics. These include examination of cells, tissue types, mitotic and meiotic stages, measurement of photosynthesis and respiration, and other topics. This course is designed both for students who intend to specialize in science and for those who want to obtain a thorough knowledge of biology as part of their general education. It is intended for students who successfully completed high school Regents Biology. This course is not open to students taking Developmental English, DMA 0902, or DMA 0904. With SCI 2152 Principles of Biology II, this course provides a solid foundation for upper division courses in biology. Prerequisites: Students must have demonstrated proficiency in Basic Arithmetic (DMA 0902) or higher; and completed High School Biology/Living Environment with a grade of 70% or higher, or SCI 1050/1051 Introduction to Biology with a C or better; or permission of instructor.