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It's FAFSA TIME!
by David Simfukwe - Monday, March 11, 2019, 1:53 PM
 

Complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA for priority award consideration!

 
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Spring 2019 Mid-term Exams
by Stephanie Campbell - Thursday, February 28, 2019, 10:27 AM
 

Students we want you to study hard and be successful next week on your exams. All study halls are open for your convenience as follows:

Monday -Friday 8am - 5pm- Polly Brooks

Monday -Thursday 8am -9pm - Centennial Library

Monday -Friday- 8am-5pm - Hatcher Stewart, Room 105

Monday - Friday - 8am- 5pm-Writing Center (Writing Assistance Only)

Monday-Friday-8am-5pm-James Weldon Johnson

We hope to see you there. Tutors are on hand to assist you. Please see the exam schedule attached.

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LGBTQ Focus Group
by Ragan Summers - Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 2:01 PM
 

Social and Behavioral Sciences Department and Counseling and Disability Services are seeking participants for an LGBTQ focus group.  If you would like to be a part of the focus group, please email Dr. Jacqueline Conley, Chair of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, at j.conley@ewc.edu or Mrs. Ragan Summers, Director of Counseling and Disability Services at ragan.summers@ewc.edu.   



 



Available courses

THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WHO PLAN TO MAJOR IN FIELDS THAT DO NOT REQUIRE AN IN-DEPTH STUDY OF MATHEMATICS. THE MAJOR TOPICS INTRODUCED IN THIS COURSE ARE SET THEORY, SYMBOLIC LOGIC, COMBINATORY, PROBABILITY, GEOMETRY AND FINANCE. THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED TO GIVE STUDENTS AN INTRODUCTION TO DIFFERENT TOPICS IN MATHEMATICS AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO REAL WORLD APPLICATIONS BY UNDERSTANDING AND SYMBOLIZING PATTERNS

A study of the major microbial groups, with concentration in biology, ecology and medical aspects of microbes. This course is intended to provide students with an introduction to the fundamental aspects of microbiology, including taxonomy, structure, physiology, reproduction, genetics, control, and host-parasite relations. Basic techniques for culturing, staining, counting and identifying microorganisms are emphasized in the laboratory. The course prepares students to better understand the importance of microbes to society.

This course will study the roles and functions of the financial manager within the corporate form of business organization, providing an introduction to the critical financial management functions of the business firm including basic financial frameworks, concepts, principles, tools, and techniques. The major topics to be covered include the objectives and functions of financial management, the financial environment affecting the firm, time value of money, capital budgeting, an introduction to domestic and international financial markets, financial analysis and planning, cash flow, and traditional sources of debt and equity financing. Uses spreadsheets and financial calculators.

This course is designed to introduce students to developing and effective emergency management planning system. This course offers training in the fundamentals of the emergency planning process, including the rationale behind planning. Emphasis will be placed on hazard/risk analysis and planning team development. Other topics such as continuity of operations (COOP), emergency management support functions (ESFs), National Response Framework (NRF), comprehensive emergency management planning, and contingency planning for areas such as special needs, (vulnerable populations) or animal sheltering are included.

This class is designed to give students a firm foundation in macroeconomics and how the study of the economy contributes to an overall understanding of how organizations make business decisions.  Students will be exposed to the following:

  • History of Economics in the United States
  • Resource utilization
  • The Mixed Economy
  • Supply and Demand
  • Economic fluctuations, Unemployment, and Inflation
  • Economic Growth and Productivity
  • Household, business, Government, Foreign sectors
  • Fiscal Policy and the National Debt
  • Monetary Policy
  • Federal Reserve banking System

This course covers the various aspects of law that regulate business formation and the legal impact of business ownership. The following items will be discussed: understanding the basic legal concepts of business law, business entity formation, elements of business contracts, contract drafting, and rules governing the employer-employee relationship. 

A comparative study of life processes at the cellular, organism, and ecosystem level. Hands on experience with the scientific method. This course is intended to provide science majors with a better understanding of life processes that are a part of living organisms, to provide insight into the unity and diversity that exists within the spectrum of life, and to offer an understanding of the human genome and how it helps to health science.

This is an introduction to accounting principles, emphasizing on the operation of a business as a sole proprietorship or corporation. The course covers the complete accounting cycle for merchandising and service activities. Students learn the importance of the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), as well as the ability to learn and prepare journal entries, ledger, and trial balance, income statement, balance sheet, statement of retained earnings, and cash flows statement. The financial statements are further broken down into different categories to cover areas, such as income statement categories; balance sheet categories encompassing, assets, liabilities, owner’s equity, and retained earnings; and cash flows.

This is an introduction to accounting principles, emphasizing on the operation of a business as a sole proprietorship or corporation. The course covers the complete accounting cycle for merchandising and service activities. Students learn the importance of the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), as well as the ability to learn and prepare journal entries, ledger, and trial balance, income statement, balance sheet, statement of retained earnings, and cash flows statement. The financial statements are further broken down into different categories to cover areas, such as income statement categories; balance sheet categories encompassing, assets, liabilities, owner’s equity, and retained earnings; and cash flows.

Hello, I'm Mr. C.E. English-El, and I'm looking forward to having and informative and engaging semester with each and every one of you. We're going to delve into the process of addiction, treatment options, and it's social implications. More importantly, we're going to explore viable professional opportunities evolving to control the process.  So come prepared to give, learn, share, take risks, and possibly reap rewards as we explore and gain knowledge and understanding of addiction and potential professional opportunities.

This course covers the various aspects of law that regulate business formation and the legal impact of business ownership. The following items will be discussed: understanding the basic legal concepts of business law, business entity formation, elements of business contracts, contract drafting, and rules governing the employer-employee relationship. 


This course covers the various aspects of law that regulate business formation and the legal impact of business ownership. The following items will be discussed: understanding the basic legal concepts of business law, business entity formation, elements of business contracts, contract drafting, and rules governing the employer-employee relationship. 


This course covers the increasing openness and interdependence between countries, and focusing on the many causes and implications of global trade, such as cultural, technological, political, and environmental, etc.). It is widely accepted that finance is the dimension in which global trade is dependent. Therefore, this course focuses on understanding the theory of international finance and on its real world applications from a business point of view, as well as understanding the foreign exchange and world capital markets (banking, debt and equity, which is necessary to carry out a sound and effective management of the firm from a financial point of view.


The objective of this course is to equip students in understanding global economic developments and in evaluating economic policies. It combines rigorous economic analysis, with attention to the issues of economic policy that are alive and important today, including the following:

·        Outsourcing,

·        The expansion of the EU

·        Global demand for oil

·        China’s revaluation of the Yuan

·        International currency markets

·        Interest Rate Risk

Trade Policy

This course provides an introduction to basic financial management, encompassing the concepts of financial planning, savings, and basic investment practices. Students will learn how to create a budget, plan for the future, which includes consumer buying, personal credit, individual and family savings, investment, home ownership, insurance and retirement, as well as making good purchasing decisons.

This course is an introduction to American Government, providing knowledge of the ideas and institutions that shape politics in the United States. This course will focus on the procedures and intermingling of the three branches of the U.S. Government: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial. There will be a review of the strategies, roles, and limitations of governmental leaders and citizens, with specific focus on communication channels and interaction within constitutional parameters. This course will reinforce opportunities for debates on subject content and general class discussion.  Ultimately, students will be expected to have a more comprehensive understanding of the forces that shape American Government and Politics.

This course is designed to acquaint first-year students with skills and habits needed to succeed in college and beyond.  This course will incorporate topics that include the benefit of a college education, money managing, choosing a major, study methods, technology, information competency, academic planning, and health and wellness.

 


This class is designed to give students a firm foundation in macroeconomics and how the study of the economy contributes to an overall understanding of how organizations make business decisions.  Students will be exposed to the following:

  • History of Economics in the United States
  • Resource utilization
  • The Mixed Economy
  • Supply and Demand
  • Economic fluctuations, Unemployment, and Inflation
  • Economic Growth and Productivity
  • Household, business, Government, Foreign sectors
  • Fiscal Policy and the National Debt
  • Monetary Policy
  • Federal Reserve banking System

Advanced study of the fundamental laws and theories of physics with emphasis on electricity, magnetism, light, and modern physics. Calculus will be used extensively in theory and problem solving. Three hours lecture and two hours lab per week.


Welcome to your gateway for teaching. To prepare you for the long term, we will start with bringing supplies to class each day. A notebook or three prong folder, paper, pens and pencils are needed for your success.

Please review the attached syllabus and you will receive a hard copy in class.

This course requires a case study that is conducted in an assigned Duval County Public School each Monday (only) from 9:00-10:50 AM.

                                             Carol Dwreck Growth Mindset Article.

https://fs.blog/2015/03/carol-dweck-mindset/

Directions:

Visit the site, read the article, then write your view of mindsets, reflect on which mindset you currently have and why?. Explain how the information on mindsets may benefit you as an effective teacher.

This typed assignment is due Wed. January 23 before 5:00 PM.