2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 291

D-291 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
D–CourseDescriptions
MANUFACT. ANDPROD. TECH
AutomatedProductionConcepts II
MPT 120
3.00
Prerequisite: MPT110.
This course is a continuation ofMTT185AutomatedProductionConcepts I and introduces students to the advanced concepts of
production systemmanagement and control. This course stressesmaterials resource planning and advanced complex production line
controls, to include robotic, conveyer,machine tool, and quality integration. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art
or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
AutomatedProductionConcepts III
MPT 130
3.00
Prerequisite: MPT120.
This course is a continuation ofMPT110 and 120 (formerlyMTT185 and 285)AutomatedProductionConcepts I& II and serves as the
capstone course for theAASManufacturingTechnology, ProductionSystemsEmphasis. Students are required to combine concepts from
all core courses to complete a comprehensive complex production system evolution. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree
of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
Material Handling
MPT 135
2.00
Prerequisite: None
This course provides an overview of the functions and operation of various types of common powered and non-powered industrialmaterial
handling equipment.OSHA regulations and standards governing the safe use of powered industrial trucks are covered. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
QualityControl
MPT 140
3.00
Prerequisite: None
This course introduces students to the fundamental principles and practices of industrial quality control.TotalQualityManagement
(TQM), AcceptanceSamplingSystems are discussed in depth. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or science
within the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
MARKETING
Advertising
MKT 131
3.00
Prerequisite: ENG 101 or BUS 098 or qualifyingAccuplacer score.
This courses focus upon the development of a strategy for communicating the offerings of an organization. Emphasiswill be placed upon
understanding consumer behavior and understanding the social and ethical implications ofmarketing communication. Studentswillwork
in groups to create their own IMC plans for a brand of their choice.
MarketingPrinciples
MKT 210
3.00
Prerequisite:MATH 96 or 'C' or better inBUS117; ENG 101/113or BUS 108; or equivalentACCUPLACER, SAT/ACT test
results.
Intense study ofmarketing philosophy including: segmenting and developing targetmarkets, pricing, distribution and location analysis,
promotion and product development. Upon completion of this course, the studentwill understand themarketing concept and be able to
explain how an organization can develop an effectivemarketing strategy. Attendance beyond the first class is subject to instructor
approval.
Internship
MKT 295
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
Acourse designedwherein studentswill apply knowledge of real on-the-job situations in a program designed by a company official and
faculty adviser tomaximize learning experiences.Available to studentswho have completesmost core andmajor requirements and have a
2.5GPA. Contact the appropriate chairperson for the application, screening, and required skills evaluation. Up to eight semester hour
creditsmay be earned on the basis of 75 hours of internship for one credit.May be repeated for up to eight credits. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
MATHEMATICS
ContinuingStudies inMath
MATH 90
0.50 - 3.00
Prerequisite: MATH 93or equivalent or qualifyingAccuplacer score,ACT/SAT test results.
This developmental course is for assessment purposes. Developmental studentsmay register for this coursewithout takingAccuplacer.
BasicMathematics
MATH 91
3.00
Prerequisite:Accuplacer test required.
Acourse covering the fundamental operations onwhole numbers, fractions,mixed numbers and decimals; ratios; percentages; electronic
calculators and consumer topics. The course is intended toprovide a thorough review of basic skills needed in futuremathematics courses
and in applied fields.
AlgebraReview
MATH 92
1.00
Prerequisite: None
Provides a reviewof algebra thatwill refresh previously taught concepts.

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