ACT-297: Special Topics in Architecture/Construction

Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development
Building Sciences
Architecture/Construction Tech
Academic Level
Course Subject
Course Number
Course Title
Special Topics in Architecture/Construction
Credit Hours
Instructor Contact Hours Per Semester
16.00 (for 15-week classes)
Student Contact Hours Per Semester
16.00 (for 15-week classes)
Grading Method
As appropriate
As appropriate
Catalog Course Description

Explores selected topics as determined by the academic department and the instructor with emphasis on current Architecture/Construction trends. Specific special topic are announced together with the prerequisites each term. Course can be repeated when different topics are offered, allowing students to earn credit for each different topic. May be used toward fulfilling the specific degree requirements for an associate degree or certificate.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Goal Statement

To provide the instructional flexibility needed to address the specific needs of a targeted student population.

Core Course Topics
  1. To be determined by the instructor.
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)

To be developed by the instructor for each individual offering

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement

All students will be required to complete a comprehensive final examination that assesses the learning of course objectives. This exam must be weighted in a manner so that this exam score is worth a minimum of fifteen percent of the final course grade.  All additional assessment of student achievement is left to instructor discretion.

General Course Requirements and Recommendations

To be determined by the instructor.  Detailed course syllabi for each section of ACT 297 must be approved by the Technology Division prior to the course being offered. A copy of the specific course syllabus will be presented to the CEC and College Council by the Associate Dean, "For Information Only," at the first meeting after the beginning of the term the course is offered.

Effective Term
Summer 2014