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Morningside School of Agriculture and Aviation launches Animal science minor

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Animal Science

FEATURED COURSES  Animal Science Production REQUIRED COURSE Studies the foundational principles in animal production systems common in the Midwest from scientific, cultural, and business perspectives. Management decisions will be analyzed and critiqued as to their production, economic, environmental, and social impacts. Foods of Animal Origin REQUIRED COURSE An introduction to… Read More

Management

FEATURED COURSES Organizational Behavior & Communications OPTIONAL Students will take a multi-disciplinary approach to understanding individual behavior within organizations, including team and group behavior. Topics examined will include motivation, change management, organizational communication, groups and teams, negotiation and conflict, and leadership. Change management is extensively covered within an organizational change… Read More

Finance

FEATURED COURSES Insurance and Risk Management REQUIRED Introduction to various sources of financial risk impacting businesses and how to manage this risk.  It will focus on risk management strategies such as business structure selection,diversification, and insurance.  In addition, the theories of moral hazard and adverse selection will be explored. Options,… Read More

Spanish

PLAN OF STUDY Major in Spanish- B.A. SPAN 103: Language and Culture I SPAN 104: Language and Culture II  SPAN 203: Intercultural Competence through Language I SPAN 204: Intercultural competence through Language II   SPAN 307: Communication for Leadership in the Professions SPAN 412: Latin America in… Read More

Music

PLAN OF STUDY Major in Music Education- B.M.E EDUC 105: Foundations of Education and Human Relations EDUC 300: Instructional Design and Assessment & Practicum EDUC 303: Middle School and Secondary Literacy I EDUC 490: Effective Educator Seminar EPSY 275: Educational Psychology MUAL 421: Full Recital Seminar… Read More

Sports Management

FEATURED COURSES Theory and Ethics of Coaching Athletes REQUIRED A general overview of the theory and techniques of coaching interscholastic athletics. Emphasis is placed on ways to assist and motivate individuals and teams to improve their skills and performance. In addition, students in this course gain a thorough understanding of… Read More

Studio Art

FEATURED COURSES Design REQUIRED A studio course that introduces students to the elements and principles of 2-D and 3-D design, color theory, and sculptural form. Students complete projects in a variety of media. Drawing REQUIRED Students learn to use a wide variety of drawing tools, media, and techniques. Traditional… Read More

Religious Studies

FEATURED COURSES Introduction to Religion REQUIRED An introduction to religious variety and to the academic study of religion. Christian Ethics ELECTIVE Survey of ethical approaches, including a variety of Christian perspectives, and discussions of specific contemporary issues. Religion and Food ELECTIVE This course will… Read More

Political Science

FEATURED COURSES UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT REQUIRED This course is an introduction to the politics and institutions of the federal government, including its relationship to state and local government. Issues addressed include: the constitution; branches of government; federalism; mediating institutions (e.g., media, social movements, political parties, elections, interest groups);… Read More

Photography

FEATURED COURSES DESIGN REQUIRED A studio course that introduces students to the elements and principles of 2-D and 3-D design, color theory, and sculptural form. Students complete projects in a variety of media. SCULPTURE REQUIRED Students gain a foundation in modeling, carving, and casting giving them… Read More

Communication

FEATURED COURSES Media Law  REQUIRED Study of First Amendment issues, including libel and privacy. The course develops an important area of knowledge for persons planning careers in mass communication, but will also be of interest to media consumers because of the role law plays in shaping media content. Read More

Mathematics

PLAN OF STUDY Calculus & Analytic Geometry I REQUIRED An introduction to differential and integral calculus. Topics include functions, limits, continuity, derivatives, and integrals-with applications throughout the course. Transition to Abstract Mathematics REQUIRED This course provides a transition to upper-level mathematics courses. Topics include elements from discrete math, number theory,… Read More

Marketing

FEATURED COURSES Web Design/Interactive Media REQUIRED Students learn website construction and other interactive formats with emphasis on the need for planning and design strategies. Previous programming knowledge and/or CSCI 160 are recommended. Principles of Marketing REQUIRED Students will study business activities related to the product, price, promotion and distribution of… Read More