Courses Starting June 29

We are excited about the prospect of your taking courses through SCOPE. Formal admission to BJU is not required to take a course by distance learning, and approval to take a distance learning course does not imply admission to BJU or to a particular degree program.

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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 Carcello
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

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 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 a music 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