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Ed 201: Theories of Teaching & Learning

3 credits

Psychology as applied to education: original tendencies; laws of learning; amount, rate, limit, conditions, spread and permanence of improvement; mental work and fatigue; research; and individual differences. Sequential and incremental formal, structured clinical experiences in a school setting are included as part of this course.

  • Dates: Oct. 21–Dec. 14, 2019
  • Register by: Oct. 18, 2019
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

Educational psychology: Theory and practice – 11th Edition
Slavin, R.E.
Boston
Allyn and Bacon
ISBN: 9780133436525  Amazon  Ebay

Ed 322: Adolescent Growth & Development

3 credits

The physical, emotional, intellectual, cultural, and spiritual growth of the child from preadolescence to maturity. Emphasis on the development of the adolescent in relation to the school.

  • Dates: Oct. 21–Dec. 14, 2019
  • Register by: Oct. 18, 2019

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

ME 510: History of American Music

3 credits

Designed specifically for the practicing music educator, the course will explore the history of American music through style, historical context, structure, social significance and political impact. Students will complete a final project which connects their own teaching experiences and/or pedagogical concerns to a topic covered in the course.

  • Dates: Oct. 21–Dec. 14, 2019
  • Register by: Oct. 18, 2019
  • Next offered: May 11–June 27, 2020

Americas Musical Life: A History – 2005 Edition
Crawford, Richard
ISBN: 9780393327267  Amazon  Ebay

NuR 413: Community Health for the RN

4 credits

Focus on Community Health Nurse role in assisting the community health client to assume responsibility for arriving at and implementing personal health choices. The concepts of health maintenance, health promotion, levels of prevention and epidemiology are applied to populations of at risk and clients with chronic health problems. Clinical component.

  • Dates: Oct. 21–Dec. 14, 2019
  • Register by: Oct. 18, 2019
  • Prerequisite: NuR 317

Community Health and Public Nursing: Evidence for Practice – 3rd Edition
DeMarco and Healey-Walsh
Wolters Kluwer
ISBN: 9781975111694  Amazon  Ebay

PrS 430: Leadership Effectiveness

3 credits

Analysis and application of the practical skills that leaders and managers need for success in work and ministry contexts. Topics include the leader’s vision, communication skills, team development, and self-management.

  • Dates: Oct. 21–Dec. 14, 2019
  • Register by: Oct. 18, 2019

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

Ac 204: Principles of Accounting II

3 credits

Basic principles and procedures in accounting for corporate equity, bonds, manufacturing costs, managerial analysis of costs and cost/revenue relationships, special statements, analysis of financial statements and individual budgeting, and taxes. Introduction to business ethics.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Prerequisite: Ac 203
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions, – 18th Edition
Jan R. Williams, Susan F. Haka, Mark S. Bettner, and Joseph Carcell
McGraw-Hill/Irwin

BA 109: Business Spreadsheet Analysis

3 credits

An in-depth hands-on investigation of spreadsheet technology used in typical business applications. Topics include fundamentals of spreadsheet operation, utilizing spreadsheets to solve quantitative problems in business, basic and advanced spreadsheet formatting techniques, creating spreadsheet reports, creating pivot tables and pivot chart reports, and solving problems using what-if analysis.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020

Benchmark Series: Microsoft Excel 2016, Levels 1 and 2
Rutkosky, Davidson, Roggenkamp and Rutkosky
ISBN: 9780763869373  Amazon  Ebay

BG 102: Elementary Greek II

3 credits

Reinforcement and development in the basic principles of Greek grammar and syntax.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Prerequisite: BG 101

A Handbook for New Testament Greek, 5th edition
BJU Greek Faculty
Note: Also – A Workbook for New Testament Greek (softbound) packaged together with Handbook 5th ed.

Greek New Testament
Note: (UBS or Nestle/Aland are preferred)

The Concise Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament
F. W. Danker

Bi 209: New Testament Literature & Interpretation

3 credits

Continued study of the unfolding theme of the Bible as it is revealed through the messages of the New Testament books, and more advanced principles for Bible interpretation. Continued emphasis on learning to responsibly interpret and apply material from each literary genre in Scripture, and practical application of the messages of each book to the Christian life.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Prerequisite: Bi 205
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

Visual Theology Guide to the Bible – 2019 Edition
Tim Challies, Josh Byers
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310577966  Amazon  Ebay

Grasping God’s Word Workbook: A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible – 2012 Edition
J. Scott Duvall, J. Daniel Hays
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310492597  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 350: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning Scripture, God, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit and angels (including Satan). Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

A Pictorial History of Our English Bible – 1982 Edition
David Beale
Greenville, SC
BJU Press
ISBN: 0890841497  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 360: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning man, sin, salvation, the church and eschatology. Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life. Particular attention is given to timely doctrinal questions.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody Publishers
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation
Mark Sidwell
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2016 or 1998
ISBN: 9781628562583  Amazon  Ebay
Note: 1998 edition is called Dividing Line.

Bi 499: Apologetics & Worldview

3 credits

An analysis and defense of the biblical worldview, together with an analysis and refutation of secular and religious alternative worldviews. The course will equip students to defend the core biblical doctrines and refute spurious philosophical, historical, archeological and scientific claims against the Bible. The course presents a brief history of the apologetics discipline and important Christian thinkers. The course addresses significant historical and contemporary thinkers and their objections to biblical Christianity.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Bi 350, Bi 360
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2
  • Additional Course Information: There is no textbook for this course.

There is no textbook for this course.

CpS 109: Introduction to Computer Programming

3 credits

An introduction to programming using a high-level language. An emphasis on problem solving with structured techniques and use of objects. Development of problem-solving skills through programming exercises. Not applicable toward a Computer Science major or minor. Lecture and lab.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Ma ACT 20+, SAT 550+, Ma 090 or Ma 103 plcmt
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

Microsoft Visual Basic 2015 RELOADED – 6th Edition
Diane Zak
Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285860190  Amazon  Ebay

Ed 306: Foundations in Reading for Middle School & High School Teachers

3 credits

This course examines the theoretical and evidence-based foundations of literacy processes and instruction including oral language, phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. It also includes the historical progression of reading and writing instruction, and the role of professional learning, leadership, and judgment for teachers. This course is aligned with SC literacy competencies, ILA, CAEP, InTASC and ADEPT performance standards. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Requirement (Instructional) Endorsement in South Carolina for middle school and high school teachers.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102

Best practices in literacy instruction – 5th ed (2014) Edition
Gambrell, L. B., & Morrow, L. M. (Eds)
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1760713

Lenses on reading: An introduction to theories and models – 2nd (2012) Edition
Tracey, D. H., & Morrow, L. M.
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=886775

En 101: Composition & Grammar

3 credits

Review of sentence structure, punctuation, paragraph development and essay organization. Emphasis on expository writing. Required of students with English ACT score between 15 and 23, or Writing SAT score 21 to 29. Not open to those with English ACT score above 23, or Writing SAT score above 29. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Prerequisites: En 095, Plmt Test, ACT 15-23 or SAT 21-29
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 1

College Writing – 2nd ed., 2010 Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville
BJU Press
ISBN: 9781606820247  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/college-writing-2nd-edition-horton-ronald-v9781628562453

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 credits

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Prerequisites: En 101, Plmt Test, ACT 24+, SAT 30+
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

College Writing – 2nd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2010
ISBN: 9781606820247  Amazon  Ebay

Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay

American Heritage Dictionary – 4th ed., 2002 Edition
Boston
Houghton
Note: This resource is available online.

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 credits

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

A Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/companion-to-college-english-3rd-edition-horton-ronald-a-v9781606826065

Readings for College English
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 1990
ISBN: 9781606820391  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/readings-for-college-english-2nd-edition-horton-ronald-a-rose-v9781606825693

ESS 206: Wellness Concepts

3 credits

This course is designed to teach students the role of physical activity in maintaining optimal health and improved quality of life. Topics such as safe exercise, nutrition, weight management, and lifestyle chronic diseases will be explored. Throughout this course, students will assess individual fitness levels including body composition, cardiovascular fitness, and musculoskeletal fitness.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

ACSM’s Complete Guide to Fitness & Health – 2nd Edition
Bushman, Barbara, PhD.
Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781492533672  Amazon  Ebay

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 202: United States History from 1865 to the Present

3 credits

A survey of American history from 1865 to the present with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6

America: A Narrative History – 9th ed Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393912623  Amazon  Ebay

Ma 105: Trigonometry

3 credits

A review of the exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their graphs, trigonometric identities/equations and applications, as well as an introduction to sequences and series. Suggested calculator: TI 83, 84, Nspire, 89, or Nspire CAS. Not applicable toward an Actuarial Science or Mathematics major or minor.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Ma ACT 26-30, SAT 640-720, Ma 103, Math Plmt
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

College Algebra & Trigonometry – 8th Edition
Aufmann and Nation
Belmont, CA
Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285449425  Amazon  Ebay

MLS 142: Elementary Spanish II

3 credits

The fundamentals of grammar for oral and written communication continued. Not applicable toward a Spanish major or minor and Spanish Education major.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Prerequisites: MLS 141 or placement into MLS 142
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

Puntos de Partida: An Invitation to Spanish – 10th (2017) Edition
Dorwick, Thalia, Ana M. Prez-Girons, and Anne Becher
New York
McGraw-Hill
Note: Either ISBN: 9781259891342 or ISBN: 9781259891441. Required Subscription to Connect (McGraw-Hill). Textbook and access code for subscription service used for MLS 141, 142, 241 and 242.

Ph 200: Themes in Western Thought

3 credits

Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance in Western thought from Socrates onward.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Themes in Western Thought – 2013 Edition
Horton, Ronald, ed.
Boston
McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 9780077819033  Amazon  Ebay
Note: You must purchase this textbook from the BJU bookstore. Call 864-242-5100 extension 5599.

PrS 490: Professional Studies Capstone

3 credits

Students produce a thesis, project, or major presentation or complete a practicum or internship to demonstrate their mastery of the learning outcomes for their degree program.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 11–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Additional Course Information: Any required reading will be determined when the student meets with his faculty advisors.

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

Ps 200: General Psychology

3 credits

The fundamental conditions and facts of thought and behavior, including the physiological basis of behavior, personality, emotions, feelings, sensations, learning, habit formation, memory and perception.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

Mastering the World of Psychology Access Card – 6th Edition
Samuel E. Wood and Ellen Green Wood
Revel
ISBN: 9780134567341  Amazon  Ebay
Note: This is an ebook. You will be purchasing an access card, not an actual textbook.

SSS 202: Introduction to Sociology

3 credits

The principal concepts, methods and terminology of sociology. The relation of culture to group activities and an analysis of some of the major social institutions.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020

Essentials of Sociology – 2014 Edition
Basirico, et al.
BVT Publishers

NuR 317: Professional Role Transition for the RN to BSN Student

3 credits

A transition course to assist RN’s to further develop their professional nursing skills in role identity and professional development, evidence based research and practice, leadership and organizational management, and communication between healthcare professionals.

  • Dates: Jan. 20–Mar. 7, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 17, 2020
  • Next offered: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Additional Course Information: There is no textbook for this course.

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

NuR 414: Research & Statistics for the RN

3 credits

A study of the research process with critical analysis of nursing research studies to broaden the student’s understanding of evidence based practice research and its application in a variety of settings. An introduction to descriptive and inferential statistical methods, and analysis of data for selected parametric and nonparametric statistical techniques.

  • Dates: Jan. 20–Mar. 7, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 17, 2020
  • Prerequisite: NuR 317

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

PrS 350: Ethics for the Professional

3 credits

Survey of ethical constructs with an emphasis on applying biblical principles in professional contexts.

  • Dates: Jan. 20–Mar. 7, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 17, 2020

Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics – 4th (2018) Edition
Scott B. Rae
Grand Rapids
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310536420  Amazon  Ebay
Note: Also available as an ebook, with ISBN 978-0-310-53643-7

HS 430: Health Informatics

3 credits

Application of concepts of information technology to health care and health promotion. Evaluation of how clinical data is translated into useful information for decision making. Examination of the retrieval and storage of health information, communication processes, implementation practices, quality and outcomes measures, and evidence-based practices.

  • Dates: Mar. 9–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Mar. 6, 2020
  • Prerequisite: HS 300

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

NuR 415: Health Informatics

3 credits

Application of concepts of information technology to health care and health promotion. Evaluation of how clinical data is translated into useful information for decision making. Examination of the retrieval and storage of health information, communication processes, implementation practices, quality and outcomes measures, and evidence-based practices.

  • Dates: Mar. 9–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Mar. 6, 2020
  • Prerequisite: NuR 317

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

ME 510: History of American Music

3 credits

Designed specifically for the practicing music educator, the course will explore the history of American music through style, historical context, structure, social significance and political impact. Students will complete a final project which connects their own teaching experiences and/or pedagogical concerns to a topic covered in the course.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

Americas Musical Life: A History – 2005 Edition
Crawford, Richard
ISBN: 9780393327267  Amazon  Ebay

NuR 317: Professional Role Transition for the RN to BSN Student

3 credits

A transition course to assist RN’s to further develop their professional nursing skills in role identity and professional development, evidence based research and practice, leadership and organizational management, and communication between healthcare professionals.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Additional Course Information: There is no textbook for this course.

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

NuR 416: Leadership & Management for the RN

5 credits

Focus on the leadership and management skills needed to work in a collective organizational system. Topics related to finance, regulation, patient care quality and safety, and effective collaboration are analyzed. It includes the development of a nursing project that reflects application of knowledge and skills studied throughout the RN-BSN Completion Program.

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

PrS 490: Professional Studies Capstone

3 credits

Students produce a thesis, project, or major presentation or complete a practicum or internship to demonstrate their mastery of the learning outcomes for their degree program.

  • Dates: May 11–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Additional Course Information: Any required reading will be determined when the student meets with his faculty advisors.

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

Ac 203: Principles of Accounting I

3 credits

Fundamental accounting procedures, journals, ledgers, financial statements and uses made of accounting information. Basic principles and procedures in accounting for corporate assets.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Prerequisites: ACT score 22, SAT score 1100 or Ac 103

Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions – 18th Edition
Jan R. Williams, Susan F. Haka, Mark S. Bettner, and Joseph Carcello
McGraw-Hill/Irwin
ISBN: 9781259692406  Amazon  Ebay

BA 109: Business Spreadsheet Analysis

3 credits

An in-depth hands-on investigation of spreadsheet technology used in typical business applications. Topics include fundamentals of spreadsheet operation, utilizing spreadsheets to solve quantitative problems in business, basic and advanced spreadsheet formatting techniques, creating spreadsheet reports, creating pivot tables and pivot chart reports, and solving problems using what-if analysis.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020

Benchmark Series: Microsoft Excel 2016, Levels 1 and 2
Rutkosky, Davidson, Roggenkamp and Rutkosky
ISBN: 9780763869373  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 350: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning Scripture, God, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit and angels (including Satan). Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

A Pictorial History of Our English Bible – 1982 Edition
David Beale
Greenville, SC
BJU Press
ISBN: 0890841497  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 360: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning man, sin, salvation, the church and eschatology. Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life. Particular attention is given to timely doctrinal questions.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody Publishers
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation
Mark Sidwell
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2016 or 1998
ISBN: 9781628562583  Amazon  Ebay
Note: 1998 edition is called Dividing Line.

Bi 499: Apologetics & Worldview

3 credits

An analysis and defense of the biblical worldview, together with an analysis and refutation of secular and religious alternative worldviews. The course will equip students to defend the core biblical doctrines and refute spurious philosophical, historical, archeological and scientific claims against the Bible. The course presents a brief history of the apologetics discipline and important Christian thinkers. The course addresses significant historical and contemporary thinkers and their objections to biblical Christianity.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Bi 350, Bi 360
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2
  • Additional Course Information: There is no textbook for this course.

There is no textbook for this course.

Ed 201: Theories of Teaching & Learning

3 credits

Psychology as applied to education: original tendencies; laws of learning; amount, rate, limit, conditions, spread and permanence of improvement; mental work and fatigue; research; and individual differences. Sequential and incremental formal, structured clinical experiences in a school setting are included as part of this course.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

Educational psychology: Theory and practice – 11th Edition
Slavin, R.E.
Boston
Allyn and Bacon
ISBN: 9780133436525  Amazon  Ebay

En 101: Composition & Grammar

3 credits

Review of sentence structure, punctuation, paragraph development and essay organization. Emphasis on expository writing. Required of students with English ACT score between 15 and 23, or Writing SAT score 21 to 29. Not open to those with English ACT score above 23, or Writing SAT score above 29. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Prerequisites: En 095, Plmt Test, ACT 15-23 or SAT 21-29
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 1

College Writing – 2nd ed., 2010 Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville
BJU Press
ISBN: 9781606820247  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/college-writing-2nd-edition-horton-ronald-v9781628562453

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 credits

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Prerequisites: En 101, Plmt Test, ACT 24+, SAT 30+
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

College Writing – 2nd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2010
ISBN: 9781606820247  Amazon  Ebay

Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay

American Heritage Dictionary – 4th ed., 2002 Edition
Boston
Houghton
Note: This resource is available online.

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 credits

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

A Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/companion-to-college-english-3rd-edition-horton-ronald-a-v9781606826065

Readings for College English
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 1990
ISBN: 9781606820391  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/readings-for-college-english-2nd-edition-horton-ronald-a-rose-v9781606825693

En 205: American Literature 1607-1865

3 credits

A historical and critical survey of American literature from colonial times to 1865.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 103
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

The Norton Anthology of American Literature (in one volume) – Shorter 8th Edition
Nina Baym, General Editor
New York
W. W. Norton, 2012
ISBN: 9780393918854  Amazon  Ebay

The Scarlet Letter (Any unabridged copy)
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Fin 201: Corporate Finance

3 credits

Principles and techniques of financial analysis, planning and control, working capital management, capital budgeting, long-term financing and cost of capital.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Ac 104 or Ac 203 Prerequisite
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Foundations of Financial Management – 16th Edition
Stanley B. Block, Geoffrey A. Hirt, Bartley R. Danielsen
McGraw-Hill
Note: You may use an earlier edition, back to and including the 13th edition.

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 201: United States History to 1865

3 credits

A survey of American history from the colonial era through 1865 with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020

America: A Narrative History (Ninth Edition) (Vol. 1) – 9th Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York, 2013
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 978039391263  Amazon  Ebay

Ma 103: College Algebra

3 credits

Review of elementary algebra. Stress on the concept of relation and function, algebraic functions and their graphs. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Ma ACT 20-25, SAT 550-630, Ma 090, Ma 103 Plmt
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

College Algebra – 8th Edition
Richard N. Aufmann/Richard D. Nation
Stamford, CT
Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285434773  Amazon  Ebay
Note: If you’re planning on taking Ma 105, consider purchasing ISBN-978-1-285-44942-5 instead.

Ph 200: Themes in Western Thought

3 credits

Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance in Western thought from Socrates onward.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Themes in Western Thought – 2013 Edition
Horton, Ronald, ed.
Boston
McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 9780077819033  Amazon  Ebay
Note: You must purchase this textbook from the BJU bookstore. Call 864-242-5100 extension 5599.

SSE 200: Foundations of Economics

3 credits

Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual’s role as a decision-maker within that economy.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

The Economic Way of Thinking – 13th Edition
Heyne, P., Boettke, P., & Prychitko, D.
Upper Saddle River, N J
Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780132991292  Amazon  Ebay
Note: The use of older editions is strongly discouraged.

The Fatal Equilibrium
Marshal Jevons

SSP 207: National Government

3 credits

American government, the organization and functioning of American political life on the national level.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020

Politics in America – 2018 Edition
Dye, Thomas R. and Gaddie, Ronald Keit
Pearson
ISBN: 13: 9780134624  Amazon  Ebay
Note: Link for e-text: https://console.pearson.com/enrollment/ckvyce

Ac 204: Principles of Accounting II

3 credits

Basic principles and procedures in accounting for corporate equity, bonds, manufacturing costs, managerial analysis of costs and cost/revenue relationships, special statements, analysis of financial statements and individual budgeting, and taxes. Introduction to business ethics.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: Ac 203
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions, – 18th Edition
Jan R. Williams, Susan F. Haka, Mark S. Bettner, and Joseph Carcell
McGraw-Hill/Irwin

Ar 130: Foundations of Art & Design

3 credits

Introduction to aesthetic theories, principles and elements of composition, and a survey of media for the student of visual arts, the art and design major, or art-makers. Attention will be given to developing sound biblical attitudes toward art evaluation and production. Lecture and lab.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

Living with Art – 9th Edition
Mark Getlein
New York
McGraw Hill, 2010
ISBN: 9780073379203  Amazon  Ebay

Art and the Bible: Two Essays
Francis Schaeffer
Downers Grove, IL
InterVarsity Press, 2006
ISBN: 9780830834013  Amazon  Ebay

BA 109: Business Spreadsheet Analysis

3 credits

An in-depth hands-on investigation of spreadsheet technology used in typical business applications. Topics include fundamentals of spreadsheet operation, utilizing spreadsheets to solve quantitative problems in business, basic and advanced spreadsheet formatting techniques, creating spreadsheet reports, creating pivot tables and pivot chart reports, and solving problems using what-if analysis.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020

Benchmark Series: Microsoft Excel 2016, Levels 1 and 2
Rutkosky, Davidson, Roggenkamp and Rutkosky
ISBN: 9780763869373  Amazon  Ebay

BA 301: Legal Environment & Ethics of Business

3 credits

Background of the American legal system and its Constitutional foundation; public crimes and private torts, contract law, the uniform Commercial code; negotiable instruments; debtor-creditor relationship, ethical systems underlying government and business behaviors; business organizational forms; government regulation of business; property law; and Cyberlaw. Business ethics examined for all subjects treated.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: BA 101

Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases – 10th Edition
Miller, Roger LeRoy
Mason, OH
Cengage, 2011
ISBN: 9781133191353  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 350: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning Scripture, God, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit and angels (including Satan). Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

A Pictorial History of Our English Bible – 1982 Edition
David Beale
Greenville, SC
BJU Press
ISBN: 0890841497  Amazon  Ebay

Bi 360: Bible Doctrines

3 credits

Study of the biblical teaching concerning man, sin, salvation, the church and eschatology. Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life. Particular attention is given to timely doctrinal questions.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014 Edition
Paul Enns
Chicago
Moody Publishers
ISBN: 9780802411983  Amazon  Ebay

Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation
Mark Sidwell
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2016 or 1998
ISBN: 9781628562583  Amazon  Ebay
Note: 1998 edition is called Dividing Line.

Bi 499: Apologetics & Worldview

3 credits

An analysis and defense of the biblical worldview, together with an analysis and refutation of secular and religious alternative worldviews. The course will equip students to defend the core biblical doctrines and refute spurious philosophical, historical, archeological and scientific claims against the Bible. The course presents a brief history of the apologetics discipline and important Christian thinkers. The course addresses significant historical and contemporary thinkers and their objections to biblical Christianity.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisites: Bi 350, Bi 360
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2
  • Additional Course Information: There is no textbook for this course.

There is no textbook for this course.

Ed 305: Foundations in Reading for Early Childhood & Elementary School Teachers

3 credits

This course examines the theoretical and evidence-based foundations of literacy processes and instruction including oral language, phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. It also includes the historical progression of reading and writing instruction, and the role of professional learning, leadership, and judgment for teachers. This course is aligned with SC literacy competencies, ILA, CAEP, InTASC and ADEPT performance standards. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Teacher Endorsement in South Carolina for early childhood, elementary, and special education teachers.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102

Best practices in literacy instruction – 5th ed (2014) Edition
Gambrell, L. B., & Morrow, L. M. (Eds)
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1760713

Lenses on reading: An introduction to theories and models – 2nd (2012) Edition
Tracey, D. H., & Morrow, L. M.
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=886775

Ed 306: Foundations in Reading for Middle School & High School Teachers

3 credits

This course examines the theoretical and evidence-based foundations of literacy processes and instruction including oral language, phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. It also includes the historical progression of reading and writing instruction, and the role of professional learning, leadership, and judgment for teachers. This course is aligned with SC literacy competencies, ILA, CAEP, InTASC and ADEPT performance standards. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Requirement (Instructional) Endorsement in South Carolina for middle school and high school teachers.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102

Best practices in literacy instruction – 5th ed (2014) Edition
Gambrell, L. B., & Morrow, L. M. (Eds)
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1760713

Lenses on reading: An introduction to theories and models – 2nd (2012) Edition
Tracey, D. H., & Morrow, L. M.
New York
Guilford
Note: Ebook Library: http://pascal.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=886775

Ed 325: Development: Birth to Adolescence

3 credits

The physical, emotional, intellcutal, cultural, and spiritual growth of the child from pre-natal through adolescence. Emphasis is placed on the development of a child in relation to the school.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 credits

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisites: En 101, Plmt Test, ACT 24+, SAT 30+
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

College Writing – 2nd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2010
ISBN: 9781606820247  Amazon  Ebay

Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay

American Heritage Dictionary – 4th ed., 2002 Edition
Boston
Houghton
Note: This resource is available online.

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 credits

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 102
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

A Companion to College English – 3rd Edition
Horton, Ronald A.
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781606820407  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/companion-to-college-english-3rd-edition-horton-ronald-a-v9781606826065

Readings for College English
Greenville, SC
BJU Press, 1990
ISBN: 9781606820391  Amazon  Ebay
Note: available for purchase at https://www.vitalsource.com/products/readings-for-college-english-2nd-edition-horton-ronald-a-rose-v9781606825693

En 202: British Literature to 1688

3 credits

A historical and critical survey of British literature from Beowulf to 1688.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Prerequisite: En 103

The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Vol. 1 – 9th Edition
Greenblatt, Stephen, ed.
New York
Norton, 2012
ISBN: 9780393912470  Amazon  Ebay

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 202: United States History from 1865 to the Present

3 credits

A survey of American history from 1865 to the present with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6

America: A Narrative History – 9th ed Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393912623  Amazon  Ebay

Mu 225: Appreciation of Music

2 credits

Provides the necessary background for the appreciation of music by a general survey of aesthetic and formalistic principles in music and their sociological and historical implications. Guided listening. Not applicable toward major or minor.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

Music: An Appreciation (text only) – 8th Brief Edition
Roger Kamien
New York
McGraw Hill
ISBN: 9780077837310  Amazon  Ebay

Ph 200: Themes in Western Thought

3 credits

Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance in Western thought from Socrates onward.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Themes in Western Thought – 2013 Edition
Horton, Ronald, ed.
Boston
McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 9780077819033  Amazon  Ebay
Note: You must purchase this textbook from the BJU bookstore. Call 864-242-5100 extension 5599.

Ps 200: General Psychology

3 credits

The fundamental conditions and facts of thought and behavior, including the physiological basis of behavior, personality, emotions, feelings, sensations, learning, habit formation, memory and perception.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 5

Mastering the World of Psychology Access Card – 6th Edition
Samuel E. Wood and Ellen Green Wood
Revel
ISBN: 9780134567341  Amazon  Ebay
Note: This is an ebook. You will be purchasing an access card, not an actual textbook.

SSE 200: Foundations of Economics

3 credits

Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual’s role as a decision-maker within that economy.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3

The Economic Way of Thinking – 13th Edition
Heyne, P., Boettke, P., & Prychitko, D.
Upper Saddle River, N J
Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780132991292  Amazon  Ebay
Note: The use of older editions is strongly discouraged.

The Fatal Equilibrium
Marshal Jevons