At a Glance:

Advisors:
Floyd: Jennifer Carter
Jennifer Carter, Assistant Dean/Instructor of Psychology
Office: J108
Phone: 706-802-5859
Email:
Campus: Floyd County Campus
Department: General Education & Learning Support , Psychology

Gordon: Angela Peters
Polk: Tonja McCurdy-Jennings
Tonja McCurdy-Jennings, Department Head & Instructor of English
Office: A107
Phone: 706-378-1790
Email:
Campus: Polk County Campus
Department: English/Humanities, General Education & Learning Support

Credentials

M.A., Jacksonville State University; B.A., Jacksonville State University


Walker: Ronda Cox
Ronda Cox, Instructor of English & Learning Support Mathematics
Office: 112A
Phone: 706-764-3825
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: English/Humanities, General Education & Learning Support , Mathematics
, Gail Bell
Gail Bell, Instructor of English
Office: 112b
Phone: 706-764-3635
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: English/Humanities, General Education & Learning Support
, Svitlana Popovych
Svitlana Popovych, Instructor of Mathematics
Office: 105
Phone: 706-764-3695
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: General Education & Learning Support , Mathematics
, Thomas Street
Thomas Street, Instructor of Learning Support & General Education Mathematics
Office: 105
Phone: 706-764-3708
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: General Education & Learning Support , Mathematics
, Michael Walters
Michael Walters, Instructor of Social Sciences & Disabilities Services Coordinator Walker County Campus
Office: 209
Phone: 706-764-3799
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: College Life, General Education & Learning Support
Benjamin Wright
Benjamin Wright, Instructor of Biology
Office: 5100
Phone: 706-764-3546
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: Biology, General Education & Learning Support

Whitfield Murray: William Teem
William Teem, English Instructor
Office: B-637
Phone: 706-272-2906
Email:
Campus: Whitfield Murray Campus
Department: General Education & Learning Support

 

Technical Specialist (TC31)

Offered at the Following Campuses

  • Whitfield Murray Campus
  • Walker County Campus
  • Polk County Campus
  • Gordon County Campus
  • Floyd County Campus

Program Overview

The purpose of this certificate is to prepare students for positions in business that require technical proficiency to translate technical information to various audiences and in various formats using written and oral communication skills.

Gainful Employment Information

Course Overview

Credit Hours
General Core Curriculum (36 - 45 hours)
Introduces the fundamental concepts, terminology, and operations necessary to use computers. Emphasis is placed on basic functions and familiarity with computer use. Topics include an introduction to computer terminology, the Windows environment, Internet and email, word processing software, spreadsheet software, database software, and presentation software.
Explores the analysis of literature and articles about issues in the humanities and in society. Students practice various modes of writing, ranging from exposition to argumentation and persuasion. The course includes a review of standard grammatical and stylistic usage in proofreading and editing. An introduction to library resources lays the foundation for research. Topics include writing analysis and practice, revision, and research. Students write a research paper using library resources and using a formatting and documentation style appropriate to the purpose and audience.
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Humanities/Fine Arts Electives (See advisor for list)
6
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Social/Behavioral Sciences Electives (See advisor for list)
6
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Natural Sciences/Mathematics Electives (See advisor for list)
3
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General Education Core Electives (See advisor)
6 - 12
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Occupational Guided Electives (See advisor)
9 - 12