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Course TitleCourse DescriptionCreditsPrerequisitesCourse NumberCourse Outline
 
Introduction to Park MaintenanceThe purpose of this course is to provide students with an introductory knowledge and understanding of the basic aspects of Park and Recreation maintenance and facilities.3Must have Public Works as a declared MajorPWRK1065View
Commercial Driver's License Class B TrainingThis commercial truck driving course will help the student develop the knowledge and driving skills needed to obtain your Class B driver's training license which is required to operate Public Works vehicles. Students will learn safe driving operations along with knowledge about air brake systems, pre-trip inspections, and defensive driving.2Must be 18 years of age, possess a valid MN driver's license and meet all qualifications specified by MN StatutePWRK1070View
From Line to Leadership: Transitioning from Operations to SupervisionThis class is tailored for the new supervisor and those thinking of taking their career to the next level. Built on solid leadership practices, the session focuses on necessary supervisory skills, tips for developing personal influence, avoiding common pitfalls, and identifying ways to make the most of the leadership opportunity. The open discussion format and problem-solving exercises are an excellent way to prepare new leaders for their changing role.2NonePWRK1100View
Specialized LabThis course is designed for students who want to enhance their skills and knowledge in order to become more proficient in specialized areas of the curriculum. Students will have the ability to direct their efforts, with instructor approval, in curriculum activities that meet their needs. A `Specialized Lab Training Agreement` must be signed by the student and the instructor and submitted to the registrar at the time of registration.1_to_4NonePWRK1900View
Public Works InternshipThis internship will provide the student with on-the-job training within Public Works. The student will use the knowledge and skills learned during course work and apply it to work assignments.3PWRK1020, PWRK1025, PWRK1045, PWRK1050, and PWRK1065PWRK2000View
Marriage and FamilyMarriage and Family is the sociological study of the relationship of family life and society. This course will introduce the student to historical family perspectives, cross-cultural family perspectives, gender role expectations of the family, gender stratification within families, and societal norms and expectations of the institutions of marriage and family.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL1021 or ENGL1026. Basic computer skills recommendedSOCI2000View
Introduction to SociologySociology is the systematic study of the relationship between the individual and their society. In this course students will be introduced to sociological concepts and theories that explain the impact of culture, social structures, and institutions on individuals, and the impact of individuals on their social world.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL1021 or ENGL1026. Basic computer skills recommendedSOCI2100View
Food, Culture and SocietyThis is a course about the social relations of our food system: how we produce, distribute, prepare and consume our food. Students will explore topics of culture, identity, and history as well as the effects of our food system on public health, social inequality, and the environment on both a local and global level. Students will also explore alternatives to the current food system.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL1021 or ENGL1026. Basic computer skills recommendedSOCI2130View
Racial and Ethnic RelationsThis course is an introduction to the history and theories of race, ethnicity, and racism in the United States. Students will explore the social construction of race as a concept, the processes by which social institutions create and reproduce racial inequalities, and the role of social movements in bringing about social change. Students will learn to analyze current race relations from multiple perspectives.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL1021 or ENGL1026. Basic computer skills recommendedSOCI2200View
Cutting ProcessesThis course will cover cutting operations utilizing gas, plasma, carbon-arc and computer numerical control (CNC) plasma cutting table equipment. Students will learn how to cut straight lines, holes and bevels on steel, aluminum and stainless steel. Important health and safety precautions will also be covered. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.3NoneWLDG1000View