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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

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.

This course is the continuation of Elementary Statistics. Topics include hypothesis testing, regression, correlation, probability, analysis of variance and chi square. This course focuses on two core topics: design of experiments and analysis of data.  Emphasis will be placed on the use of statistical software, and the interpretation of the results in data analysis.

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. 

This course is the continuation of Elementary Statistics. Topics include hypothesis testing, regression, correlation, probability, analysis of variance and chi square. This course focuses on two core topics: design of experiments and analysis of data.  Emphasis will be placed on the use of statistical software, and the interpretation of the results in data analysis.


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.

A course designed for teaching sequential development skills and concepts of mathematics. The class discussion and assignments will present tools for mathematics instruction, including the real number system and problem-solving techniques. Provisions are made to explore various materials and strategies for diagnostic teaching.


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.

The course examines health care organizations that have embraced the strategic perspective first developed in the business sector. The student will examine the strategic thinking, planning, and managing strategic momentum which is essential for coping with the dynamics of the health care industry. (.A "CLIMB" component)

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

A study of the fundamental laws and theories of physics with emphasis on mechanics, heat, and sound. Three hours lecture and two hours lab per week.