Academics

    IDS

    IDS 110  Employability Skills for the Business Environment   (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall and Spring Semesters
    Prerequisites:  ENG 101,  MAT 155 or higher, SPC 205.  Students must have completed 45 credit hours towards an associate degree.
    This course provides students with opportunities to develop employability skills appropriate for a business setting.  Topics include resume writing, interviewing, time management, networking, business etiquette, cultural diversity, formal presentation delivery, and job maintenance. This course should be taken in the latter stages of the curriculum.

    IDS 206  Special Topics in International Studies  (0-3-1)
    Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Placement into ENG 100 and instructor permission required
    This course is a study of special topics and the culture and environment of a country or region in which a student is studying while abroad.

    IDS 207  Cultural Exploration  (3-0-3)
    Offered Fall and Spring Semesters
    Prerequisite:  Placement into ENG 100 and instructor permission required
    This course will explore the culture and environment of the country or region in which students are studying while abroad. The special topics studied will provide the students with a deeper understanding of the political, social, economic, and cultural issues they experience.

    IDS 210  Special Topics for Honors  (3-0-3)
    Prerequisite:  Acceptance into the Honors Program
    This course is a study of current issues related to history, sociology, science and technology, the arts, political science, and economics.