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Course TitleCourse DescriptionCreditsPrerequisitesCourse NumberCourse Outline
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
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
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
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
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
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
Public Works SafetyThis course provides a variety of training for safety responsibilities including; introduction to OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Hazards). This course is also designed to develop operational skills and procedures for individuals to recognize, evaluate, and provide support services in an emergency. Students will also learn NIMS (National Incident Management System) and what roles they may play within this system.3Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL0930PWRK1055View
Introduction to Municipal UtilitiesThis course is designed to give an individual a general overview of public utilities; its organizational structure, function, responsibilities, operation and maintenance. It will also give an overview of the systems typically managed and called upon by public works professionals to assure responsible service delivery to the public. The course will focus on the public works employee's role in providing support and service delivery to the public. 3Must have Public Works as a declared MajorPWRK1050View
Practical Skills for Public WorksThis class will introduce basic skills with practical application of industry safety principles. Instruction will include tube and pipe fabrication,sheet metal fabrication, and construction of series and parallel electrical circuits. Students will also be introduced to the material necessary for obtaining a State of MN Special Boilers License.4Must have Public Works as a declared MajorPWRK1045View
Mechanized Equipment OperationThis program is designed to get students more familiar with mechanized equipment used in day to day operations of the public works department. Students will learn how to properly use equipment in order to prevent potential hazards.3NonePWRK1040View