Course Descriptions

Click the course number for the current catalog description.

ABAS
Geosciences Only

5340 Soil Formation and Remediation: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

5350 Soil Survey and Land Use: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

ACSI
Actuarial Sciences Only

5140 Mathematical Foundations of Actuarial Science: (click for catalog description)
Three credits.  Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5200 Introduction to Mathematics of Investment: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall, Spring (as of 10/2013)

5220 Mathematics of Corporation Finance: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5230 Mathematics of Compound Interest: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

5240 Mathematics of Interest Theory, Economics, and Finance: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5330 Actuarial Mathematics I: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall, Spring (as of 10/2013)

5340 Actuarial Mathematics II: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5600 Problems in Actuarial Science: (click for catalog description)
One to six credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5630 Mathematics of Risk Management: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

5640 Mathematics of Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

6010 Credibility Theory and Loss Distributions: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

6020 Construction and Evaluation of Actuarial Models: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

6030 Actuarial Models for Life Contingencies: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

6040 Actuarial Models for Financial Economics: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

ACTG
All programs

6100 Accounting and Legal Issues for Managers(click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring, Summer (as of 10/2013)

BCEN
All programs

6820 Managerial Communication: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall, Spring, Summer (as of 10/2013)

6910 Internship Program: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Must be approved in preceding semester. For details, go to www.mtsu.edu/msps/forms.php. Course rotation: Fall, Spring, Summer (as of 10/2013)

BIA
Healthcare Informactics Only

6910 Business Intelligence (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

6905 Applied Business Analytics (course description coming soon)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

BIOL
Biotechnology Only

5460 Human Genetics Lecture: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Co-listed with BIOL 5461. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5461 Human Genetics Lab: (click for catalog description)
Zero credits. Co-listed with BIOL 5460. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5510 Food/Industrial Microbiology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5550 Biotechnology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6350 Biostatistical Analysis Lecture: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6351. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6351 Biostatistical Analysis Lab: (click for catalog description)
Zero credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6350. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6380 Experimental Immunology Lecture: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6381. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6381 Experimental Immunology Lab: (click for catalog description)
Zero credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6380. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6390 Advanced Cell and Molecular Biology Lecture: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6391. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6391 Advanced Cell and Molecular Biology Lab: (click for catalog description)
Zero credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6390. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6410 Advanced Transmitting Electron Microscopy: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6430 Clinical and Pathogenic Microbiology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6440 Advanced Virology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6450 Advancements in Molecular Genetics: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6500 Special Problems in Biology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6590 Environmental Toxicology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6650 Seminar: (click for catalog description)
One credit. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6660 Seminar: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6720 Advanced Animal Development Lecture:  (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6721. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6721 Advanced Animal Development Lab: (click for catalog description)
Zero credits. Co-listed with BIOL 6720. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6730 Advanced Microbial Physiology and Biochemistry: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6750 Advanced Plant Biotechnology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6760 Bioinformatics: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6770 Issues in Biotechnology: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

BLAW
Healthcare Informactics Only

6500 - Legal Aspects of Healthcare (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

CHEM
Biotechnology Only 

6510 Biochemistry II: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6530 Biochemical Techniques: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

ECON
Actuarial Sciences Only

6390 Social Insurance, Pensions, and Benefits: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

 7060 Econometrics I: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

 7070 Econometrics II: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

ET
Engineering Management Only

6010 Safety Planning: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6190 Six Sigma: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6300 PMI Project Management: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6390 Productivity Strategies/ Lean Systems: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6510 Advanced Topics in Technology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6520 Advanced Topics in Technology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6620 Methods of Research: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6710 Current and Future Trends in Engineering and Technology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6870 Engineering Managements Systems: (course description coming soon)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

GEOG
Geosciences Only

5320 Economic Geography: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5330 Political Geography: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5340 Historical Geography: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5370 Urban Geography: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)                                                

5402 Field Course: (click for catalog description)
Four Credits. Course rotation: Summer (as of 10/2013)               

5410 Geography of the United States and Canada: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5420 Geography of Latin America: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

5430 Geography of Europe: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)                                           

5460 Geography of the Former Soviet Union: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5470 Rural Settlement: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)                                                      

5500 Geography of the Middle East: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

GEOL
Geosciences Only

5000 Petrology and Petrography: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5020 Geomorphic Regions of the United States: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5030 Invertebrate Micropaleontology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5040 Engineering Geology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5050 Meteorology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Spring (as of 10/2013)

5060 Principles of Geoscience: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5070 Sedimentation and Stratigraphy: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5080 Structural Geology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5100 Geophysical Prospecting: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5130 Hydrogeology: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5140 Inorganic Geochemistry: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5150 Environmental Applications of Hydrogeology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5401 Field Course: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

5402 Field Course: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6000 Environmental Geosystems: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6010 Case Studies in Environmental Geosystems: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6020 Advanced Hydrogeology: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6030 Geoscience Colloquium: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

HCI
Heathcare Informatics Only

HCI 6420 Topics in Contemporary Health Care (course description coming soon)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

HCI 6430  Applied Health Care Data Management (course description coming soon)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

INFS

6300 and 6835 for Healthcare Informatics Only
Remaining Courses
for Geosciences Only

6300 - IS Security: Management and Assurance (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

6500 IT Project Management Planning and Implementation: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6510 IT Project Risk Assessment and Control: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6520 IT Project Management Case Studies: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6710 IT Systems Development Project Management: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6835 Information Systems Applications: (course description coming soon)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 5/2015)

MATH
Actuarial Sciences Only

6601 Problems in Mathematics-Advanced Calculus: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6602 Problems in Mathematics-Number Theory: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6603 Problems in Mathematics-Mathematics of Finance: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6604 Problems in Mathematics-Mathematics of Life Contingencies: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6605 Problems in Mathematics-Numerical Analysis: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6606 Problems in Mathematics-Topology: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6607 Problems in Mathematics-Abstract Algebra: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6608 Problems in Mathematics-Combinatorics and Graph Theory: (click for catalog description)
One to nine credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6640 Thesis Research: (click for catalog description)
One to six credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

MGMT
All Programs

6740 Leadership and Motivation: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Summer, Fall (as of 10/2013)

NURS
For Healthcare Informatics students under previous curriculum (prior to Summer 2015)

6400 Introduction to the Clinical Healthcare Environment: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6401 Introduction to Healthcare Informatics: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6402 Healthcare Information Systems and Technology Integration: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6403 Project Management in the Design and Analysis of Healthcare Information Systems: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6404 Project Management in the Implementation and Evaluation of Healthcare Information Systems: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6406 Health Care Data Analysis and Evidence Based Practice: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6407 Informatics Application I: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6409 Informatics Application II: (click for catalog description)
Two credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6410 Informatics Practicum: (click for catalog description)
Four credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6505 Advanced Adult Health Nursing: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

STAT
5140 for All Programs
6160, 6180 for Actuarial Sciences and Biostatistics
5200 for Actuarial Sciences Only
Remaining Courses for Biostatistics Only
 

5140 Probabilistic and Statistical Reasoning: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall, Spring, Summer (as of 10/2013)

5200 Statistical Methods for Forecasting: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Fall (as of 10/2013)

6020 Introduction to Biostatistics: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6160 Advanced Mathematical Statistics I: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6180 Advanced Mathematical Statistics II: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6510 Biostatistical Methods: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6520 Advanced Biostatistical Methods: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6602 Problems in Statistics-Regression Analysis: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6603 Problems in Statistics-Nonparametric Statistics: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6604 Problems in Statistics-Experimental Design: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)

6605 Problems in Statistics-SAS Programming: (click for catalog description)
Three credits. Course rotation: Ask your advisor (as of 10/2013)