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CAP 200 - Bronx Beautiful - Textbook
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Bronx Beautiful is one of the liberal arts capstone courses at Eugenio María de Hostos Community College and is limited to 20 students who have completed 42 credits or more. Capstone students have come a long way! This section of CAP 200 includes a service learning component, competencies designed to prepare students for additional schooling and/or their career, and emphasizes gathering, interpreting, and using data. This liberal arts capstone course engages students in an in-depth study of the Bronx and challenges them to question and re-evaluate their perceptions of the borough. Studying the Bronx from various disciplinary perspectives enables them to demonstrate and exercise their mastery of general education skills including but not limited to Critical Thinking, Written and Oral Communication, Information and Technology Literacy and Global and Diversity Awareness.

Subject:
Cultural Geography
Material Type:
Full Course
Syllabus
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Sarah Hoiland
Date Added:
04/02/2020
CHE 105/110 - Introduction to Chemistry - Textbook
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An adaptation based on chapters from the Saylor Foundation's Introductory Chemistry by David W. Ball. Chapters include: Measurements; Energy and Matter; Solids and Liquids; Atoms, Molecules, and Ions; Chemical Reactions and Equations; Stoichiometry and the Mole; Nuclear Chemistry; Chemical Bonds; Gases; Solutions; Acids and Bases; Chemical Equilibrium; and Organic Chemistry. Includes Labs.

Subject:
Chemistry
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
David W. Ball
Nelson Nuñez-Rodriguez
Date Added:
04/02/2020
CHE 120 - Introduction to Organic Chemistry - Textbook
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Adaptation of Saylor Foundation's The Basics of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry by David W. Ball, John W. Hill, and Rhonda J. Scott. Chapters include: Organic Chemistry Review / Hydrocarbons; Alcohols, Phenols, Thiols, Ethers; Aldehydes, Keytones; Carboxylic Acids, Esters; Amines and Amides; Carbohydrates; Lipids; Amino Acids; Proteins and Enzymes; Nucleic Acids and Protein Synthesis; and Metabolic Pathways and Energy Production.

Subject:
Chemistry
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
David W. Ball
John. W. Hill
Nelson Nuñez-Rodriguez
Rhonda J. Scott
Date Added:
04/02/2020
DEN 223 - Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence - Textbook
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Compilation of materials for a course in our Dental Hygiene program. Chapters include: Professionalism; Ethical Theory and Philosophy; Core Values and Ethical Principles; Decision Making; Patient Record and Informed Consent; Alternate Practice Models; Abuse; Jurisprudence; Legal and Ethical Concerns in Research; Business and Healthcare; Practice Management; Social Responsibility and Advocacy.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Diana Macri
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 105 - Social Studies for Young Children - Textbook
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Compiled materials to support this Early Childhood Education course about teaching social studies at that level. Four modules include: Standards, Curriculum, Working with Students, and Embracing Multiple Perspectives. There's also a supplemental module on Community Studies with chapters from the Michigan Open Book Project's Community Studies by McAnn Bradford, Tami Cronce, Tamara Morris, Vicki Shearer, Carol Bacak-Egbo, and Annie McMahon-Whitlock.

Subject:
Education
Early Childhood Development
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Annie McMahon-Whitlock
Carol Bacak-Egbo
Jacqueline DiSanto
McAnn Bradford
Tamara Morris
Tami Cronce
Vicki Shearer
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 107 - Creative Arts for Young Children - Textbook
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Chapters derived from Arts Integration in Elementary Curriculum (2nd Edition) by Molly Zhou and David Brown of Dalton State College, and arranged to support this Early Childhood Education course about teaching creative arts at that level. Three units include: Poetry, Music, and Art Appreciation.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Education
Early Childhood Development
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
David Brown
Denise Cummings-Clay
Molly Zhou
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 109 - Music for the Young Child - Textbook
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Chapters derived from Music and the Child by Natalie Sarrazin of the College at Brockport, SUNY, and arranged to support this Early Childhood Education course about teaching music at that level. Chapters include: Perspectives and Approaches; Fundamentals and Educational Roots in the U.S.; Assessment and Learning Goals; Approaches to Music Education; Children Singing and Children's Songs; Creative Activity and Lesson Planning; Music and the Brain; Music in Early Childhood Development; Music and the Older Child; Children's Musical Play - Musicality and Creativity; Music and Inclusion; Music Integration; Musical Multiculturalism and Diversity.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Education
Early Childhood Development
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Denise Cummings-Clay
Natalie Sarrazin
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 111 - Teaching Math & Science to Young Children - Textbook
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Compiled to support a course on teaching math and science in Early Childhood Education. Chapters include: Early Learning; Math & Science Connections; Theory & Teacher Effectiveness; Special Needs; Standards & Assessment; Lesson Planning; Centers & Environment; Teaching Science Content; Teaching Math Content; and Hands-on Learning.

Subject:
Education
Early Childhood Development
Life Science
Mathematics
Physical Science
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Sherese Mitchell
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 113 - Field Experience in Early Childhood Education - Textbook
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Compiled materials to support a field experience course in Early Childhood Education. Chapters include: Addressing Standards and Themes; Writing a Lesson Plan; Conducting an Observation; ePortfolio; Home-School Partnership; and Careers in Education and Selecting a Bachelor's Program in Education.

Subject:
Education
Early Childhood Development
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Jacqueline DiSanto
Date Added:
04/02/2020
EDU 299 - Independent Study - Textbook
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Materials compiled for an independent study course in Early Childhood Education. Chapters cover: speaking, reading, listening, and writing; assessing relevance and reliability of information/evidence; organizing, analyzing, evaluating, and treating information critically; applying evidence appropriately in a research paper; using scholarly sources in an analysis of pros and cons of current social and political issues in education.

Subject:
Education
Early Childhood Development
Composition and Rhetoric
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Jacqueline DiSanto
Date Added:
04/03/2020
HIS 211 - U.S. History: Reconstruction to the Present - Textbook
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Material primarily derived from the OpenStax textbook U.S. History created by P. Scott Corbett, Volker Janssen, John M. Lund, Todd Pfannestiel, Sylvie Waskiewicz, and Paul Vickery. Seventeen chapters, beginning with Reconstruction Era (1865-1877) and ending with The Conservative Turn: America from the 1980s to the Present.

Subject:
History
U.S. History
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
John M. Lund
Kris Burrell
Paul Vickery
P. Scott Corbett
Sylvie Waskiewicz
Todd Pfannestiel
Volker Janssen
Date Added:
04/03/2020
HLT 111 - Health and the Young Child - Textbook
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Materials compiled for a course in community health and early childhood education. Four modules include: The State of Children's Health; Creating a Safe and Healthy Environment for Children; Child Nutrition; and Promoting Smart Living for Children in the Digital World.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Early Childhood Development
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Asrat G. Amnie
Date Added:
04/03/2020
LAC 118 - Caribbean Society and Culture - Textbook
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Materials compiled for a Latin American Culture course on Caribbean society and culture. Seven units include: Pre-Colonial; Conquest and Genocide; Slaveholding System; Slavery & Capitalism; Caribbean Thinkers; Cold War & Development; Transnationalism and Diaspora.

Subject:
World Cultures
History
Ancient History
World History
Cultural Geography
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Víctor Torres-Vélez
Date Added:
04/03/2020
MAT 10 - Basic Mathematics Skills - Textbook
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Materials complied for a course in basic elementary algebra. This course provides the basic arithmetic skills that will be utilized in all subsequent mathematics and science courses. Topics: operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, ratio, proportion and percent, scientific notation, the metric system, word problems, and applications. Materials adapted from OER textbooks from College of Redwoods, OpenStax, and Saylor Academy.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Gisselle Guzman
Date Added:
04/03/2020
MAT 119/120 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics - Textbook
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Materials adapted for Introduction to Probability and Statistics courses. Chapters derived from OpenStax's Introductory Statistics, with senior contributing authors Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean from De Anza College. Significant adaptations include revising examples to reflect the experiences urban of community college students.

Subject:
Mathematics
Statistics and Probability
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Anders Stachelek
Barbara Illowsky
Susan Dean
Date Added:
04/03/2020
MAT 160 - Pre-calculus - Textbook
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Precalculus: An Ivestigation of Functions. Chapters cover: Functions, Linear Functions, Polynormal and Rational Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Trigonometric Functions of Angles, Periodic Functions, Trigonometric Equations and Identities, Further Applications of Trigonometry, and Conics.

Subject:
Mathematics
Calculus
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
David Lippman
Melonie Rasmussen
Date Added:
04/03/2020
PSY 101 - Introduction to Psychology - Textbook
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Materials compiled for an introduction to psychology course. Sections include: Introduction to Psychology; Psychological Research; Biopsychology; Sensation and Perception; States of Consciousness; Learning; Memory; Thinking and Intelligence; Lifespan Development; Emotion and Motivation; Stress, Lifestyle, and Health; Personality; Psychological Disorders; Therapy and Treatment; and Social Psychology.

Subject:
Psychology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Kate Wolfe
Date Added:
04/03/2020
PSY 142 - Abnormal Psychology - Textbook
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Materials compiled for a course in abnormal psychology. Twelve chapters include: Overview of Abnormal Psychology; Diagnosis and Treatment; Assessment; Theoretical Perspectives; Disorders of Childhood; Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders; Mood Disorders; Anxiety; Eating Disorders; Substance Abuse & Addictive Behaviors; Neurocognitive Disorders; and Personality Disorders.

Subject:
Psychology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
CUNY
Provider Set:
Hostos Community College
Author:
Eugena Griffin
Date Added:
04/03/2020