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2010-2011 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EIU Course Descriptions


Generally, courses numbered 1000-1999 are freshman courses; 2000-2999, sophomore courses; 3000-3999, junior courses; 4000-4999, senior courses; and 5000-6999, graduate courses. However, if prerequisites are met, students may enroll according to the following schedule:

 

Class   Courses Numbered
Freshman   1000   2000 a a
Sophomore   1000   2000 3000 a
Junior   1000   2000 3000 4000
Senior   1000   2000 3000 4000/5000-5499b
Graduate       4750-4999c 5000-6999  
  • a – Courses numbered 3000-4999 in chemistry, foreign languages, mathematics, and military science may be taken by students who have prerequisites and permission of the department chairperson.
  • b – Courses numbered 5000-5499 may be taken by students who have a 2.75 GPA and permission of instructor and Dean of the Graduate School.
  • c– Courses numbered 4750-4999 are open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students.

Numbers in parentheses following the course title indicate the number of class hours per week, laboratory or studio hours per week, and credit hours. For example (3-0-3) indicates three hours of classroom work each week, no laboratory hours, and three semester hours credit. Students enrolled in courses whose meeting times are noted as “arranged” (Arr.) should contact the instructor by the beginning of the semester. Unless indicated as below, courses are offered every term. Offering times indicated are: Su – Summer Term; F – Fall Semester; S - Spring Semester. Writing-Intensive courses are designated “WI.”

Prerequisites for courses are printed immediately following the course description. Prerequisites are predicated upon the assumption that students require certain knowledge and/or skills gained in one or more previous courses. Of particular concern in this regard are courses numbered 3000 or above, especially those required in majors and minors. Such courses often connect to a series of prerequisites, and, in many cases, only the highest ranking prerequisite in the series is listed with the course description. Students must be aware that the listed prerequisite may itself have one or more prerequisites. It is the student’s responsibility to consult the catalog course descriptions to be sure that all prerequisites in a series have been met.

A student may not enroll in a course serving as a prerequisite for another course he or she has already completed. (This rule does not apply to students who do not earn grades of C or better in ENG 1001G, ENG 1002G, and/or CMN 1310G or in accepted substitutions.) A student may not enroll in a lower level course which substantially duplicates a higher level course already completed. Should a student violate this prescription, he/she may not receive credit for the course toward graduation.

 

Accounting

   •  ACC 3200 - Financial Accounting Theory I.
   •  ACC 3250 - Financial Accounting Theory II.
   •  ACC 3300 - Management and Cost Accounting.
   •  ACC 3400 - Introduction to Income Taxation.
   •  ACC 3750 - Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting
   •  ACC 3900 - Accounting Information Systems.
   •  ACC 3970 - Study Abroad.
   •  ACC 4275 - Internship in Accounting.
   •  ACC 4300 - Advanced Management and Cost Accounting.
   •  ACC 4400 - Federal Income Taxation I.
   •  ACC 4500 - Advanced Accounting Theory.
   •  ACC 4550 - Internal Auditing.
   •  ACC 4700 - Auditing and Assurance Services.
   •  ACC 4740 - Independent Study.
   •  ACC 4800 - Federal Income Taxation II.

African-American Studies

   •  AFR 1000G - Introduction to African American Studies.
   •  AFR 2000G - African American Experience.
   •  AFR 3000 - Special Topics in African-American Studies.
   •  AFR 3100 - African Aesthetics and Cosmology.
   •  AFR 3200 - African-American Identity.
   •  AFR 3300 - African Cinema.
   •  AFR 3970 - Study Abroad.
   •  AFR 4000 - Seminar on African-American Leadership.
   •  AFR 4100 - From Negritude to Afrocentricity and After.
   •  AFR 4275 - Internship in African-American Studies.
   •  AFR 4400 - Independent Study.

Anthropology

   •  ANT 2200G - Introduction to Anthropology.
   •  ANT 2290G - Introduction to Anthropology, Honors.
   •  ANT 2742 - Human Evolution.
   •  ANT 3602 - Peoples and Cultures of South America.
   •  ANT 3606 - Magic and Religion in Preliterate Societies.
   •  ANT 3611 - Peoples and Cultures of Africa.
   •  ANT 3691 - Native American Cultures.
   •  ANT 3712 - Archaeology of the Earliest Civilizations.
   •  ANT 3900 - Hunters and Gatherers.
   •  ANT 3960 - Special Topics in Anthropology.
   •  ANT 3970 - Study Abroad.
   •  ANT 4400 - Independent Study.
   •  ANT 4511 - Comparative Economic Systems.

Applied Engineering and Technology (Formerly Industrial Technology)

   •  AET 1001 - Introduction to Computer-Aided Design/Drawing (CAD).
   •  AET 1012 - Technical Drawing.
   •  AET 1263 - Materials Technology.
   •  AET 1323 - Computers for Applied Engineering and Technology.
   •  AET 1363 - Graphic Communication Technologies.
   •  AET 1413 - Technological Systems.
   •  AET 2043 - Computer-Aided Engineering Drawing.
   •  AET 2064 - Manufacturing Processes.
   •  AET 2123 - Digital Photography and Imaging.
   •  AET 2184 - Electronic Circuits and Semiconductor Concepts.
   •  AET 2200G - Materials Science.
   •  AET 2253 - Construction Equipment and Materials.
   •  AET 2300G - Science and Technology: A Promise or a Threat?
   •  AET 2324 - Electronic Control Systems.
   •  AET 2523 - Routing and Switching Fundamentals.
   •  AET 2953 - Statics and Strength of Materials.
   •  AET 3012 - Metrology and Inspection Procedures.
   •  AET 3043 - Engineering Geometry and Graphics.
   •  AET 3063 - 3-D Modeling.
   •  AET 3073 - Programmable Logic Controllers.
   •  AET 3103 - Robots and Control Systems.
   •  AET 3113 - Manufacturing Machine Processes.
   •  AET 3143 - Manufacturing Fabrication Processes.
   •  AET 3153 - Advanced Routing and Switching.
   •  AET 3183 - Digital Logic and Data Communications.
   •  AET 3203 - Computer Numerical Control Programming.
   •  AET 3213 - Surveying and Site Planning.
   •  AET 3223 - Architectural Drafting and Blueprint Reading.
   •  AET 3343 - Digital Media Technologies.
   •  AET 3414 - Selection and Management of Applied Engineering Projects.
   •  AET 3603 - Mechanical Systems in Residential and Commercial Buildings.
   •  AET 3703 - Machine Design.
   •  AET 3833 - Sustainable Construction.
   •  AET 3920 - Independent Study.
   •  AET 3970 - Special Topics in Technology.
   •  AET 4000 - Undergraduate Research.
   •  AET 4002 - Materials Testing.
   •  AET 4023 - Manufacturing Automation.
   •  AET 4123 - Advanced Digital Capture for WEB and Print Publishing.
   •  AET 4183 - Microcomputer Interfacing and Data Acquisition.
   •  AET 4223 - Construction Cost Estimating.
   •  AET 4243 - Construction Project Management.
   •  AET 4274 - Automation and Control Systems.
   •  AET 4275 - Industrial Internship.
   •  AET 4353 - Print and Digital Media Production.
   •  AET 4444 - Honors Independent Study.
   •  AET 4555 - Honors Research.
   •  AET 4602 - Physical Metallurgy.
   •  AET 4644 - Honors Thesis.
   •  AET 4673 - Work Measurement and Method Design.
   •  AET 4800 - Management of Innovation and Technology.
   •  AET 4803 - Plant Layout and Material Handling.
   •  AET 4813 - Advanced Digital Media Technologies.
   •  AET 4823 - Facility Security.
   •  AET 4833 - Automatic Identification and Data Capture.
   •  AET 4843 - Statistical Quality Assurance.
   •  AET 4853 - Polymers and Composites.
   •  AET 4863 - Packaging Design, Specialty Inks, and Coatings.
   •  AET 4943 - Manufacturing Management.
   •  AET 4953 - Color Management Applications: Print, Textiles, Web, and other Substrates.
   •  AET 4970 - Special Topics in Technology.
 

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