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TECH 3133 Administrative Management and Procedures
(Prerequisites: TECH 1273 or equivalent and Junior class standing) Three hours lecture. Principles and practices of effective administrative management and procedures. Planning/directing workplace activities, systems and technology; selecting/training employees; developing professional leadership and communication skills.
TECH 4143 History and Philosophy of Career and Technology Education
Three hours lecture. History, development, aims, and purposes of career and technical education.
TECH 4263 Diversity in Work and Educational Environments
Three hours lecture. Exploring the changing dynamics of the workforce and educational environments in examination of cultural and technological facts and assumptions.
TECH 4283 Advanced Office Systems
(Prerequisites: TECH 1273 or BIS 1013 or CS 1013 and TECH 2132 and TECH 2122; and keyboarding proficiency or upon consent of instructor) Two hours lecture. Two hours laboratory. Advanced database management and spreadsheet theory and practice as it applies to contemporary business applications. Provides hands-on experience with spreadsheet and database management software.
TECH 4343 Information Technology Project Management
(Prerequisites: TECH 1273 or BIS 1013 or CS 1013 and keyboarding proficiency) Three hours lecture. Concepts, skills, tools, and techniques involved in information technology project management as it applies in today's contemporary business environment.
TECH 4473 Methods of Teaching Online
Three hours lecture. A study of objectives, materials, and methods appropriate for teaching online.
TECH 4483 Methods of Teaching STEM in the Middle School
Three hours lecture. A study of objectives, materials, and methods appropriate for teaching STEM in the middle school.
TECH 4493 Methods of Teaching Career Pathways Experiences
Three hours lecture. Principles of promotion, organization, and operation of Career Pathway Experience classes in career and technical education; instruction in analyzing needs, developing materials, evaluating the program.
TECH 4543 Information Processing
(Prerequisites: TECH 1273 or instructor's permission) Three hours lecture. Mastery and application of formatting and advanced information processing skills.
TECH 4553 Advanced Information Processing
Three hours lecture. This course will examine the principles of computer hardware, software, and operating systems, including installations, diagnostics and troubleshooting techniques. It will also provide an overview of the framework of computer network, including network models, protocols, devices and risk issues associated with network management.
TECH 4563 Introduction to Data Networks
(Prerequisite: TECH 1273) Three hours lecture. Strategies in supporting the users of data networking systems and exploration of the associated network hardware and software that are appropriate for the office environment.
TECH 4583 Graphics and Web Design
(Prerequisites: TECH 1273 or BIS 1013 or CS 1013 and keyboarding proficiency) Two hours lecture. Two hours laboratory. Principles and development for graphics and web design.
TECH 4713 Authoring for Instruction
Three hours lecture. An introduction to the application of authoring languages for instructional purposes.
TECH 4733 Managing a Multimedia Learning Environment
Three hours lecture. The course examines the process of designing, managing and maintaining a multimedia learning environment.
TECH 4753 Media for Presentations, Instruction and Gaming
(Prerequisite: TECH 1273 or consent of the instructor) Three hours lecture. This course explores the process of using multimedia and visual basic applications for developing instructional materials, presentations, and games.
TECH 4763 Digital Tools/Learning
(Prerequisite: TECH 1273 or consent of instructor) Three hours lecture. Methods of using digital tools for effective learning that are aligned with national standards in the 21st century classroom.
TECH 4803 Integrating Technology for Learning
Three hours lecture. Understanding the process of integrating technology into instructional practice. Research-based methods for the integration of technology to enhance learning.
The semesters in which these courses are offered are subject to change.
The departments control when the courses will be available.