San José State University is partnering with the online education company Udacity to offer five affordable online courses this summer. Courses are available to current SJSU and non-SJSU students as well.
Registration for summer courses (see below) closes on May 24 and courses begin June 3. These classes--each rich with interactive opportunities--are open to SJSU students, veterans and high school and community college students.
Students who successfully complete the College Algebra, Elementary Statistics, General Psychology, and Intro to Programming courses will earn credits transferable to most colleges and universities nationwide.
Technical requirements include a computer with Internet service and a web camera.
SJSU Plus Summer 2013 Courses
|Course||Course Description||Class Number||Credits/Cost|
Review of basic algebra including complex numbers, functions, graphs, polynomials,
inverse functions, and exponential and logarithmic functions.
Organization and classification of data, graphic representation, measures of central
tendency and variability, percentiles, normal curve, standard scores, correlation
and regression, introduction to statistical inference and use of microcomputers for
statistical calculations. Intended for majors in education, nursing, psychology and
sociology in addition to psychology minors.
|PSYC 1 General Psychology||
Study of perception, attention, learning, remembering, thinking, development of the
individual, intelligence, aptitudes, emotions, motivation, adjustment and conflict;
designed to give insight into oneself and others.
Intro to Programming
Basic skills and concepts of computer programming in an object-oriented approach using Java. Classes, methods and argument passing, control structures, iteration. Basic graphical user interface programming. Problem solving, class discovery and stepwise refinement. Programming and documentation style. Weekly hands-on activity.
Prerequisite: Eligibility for college-level mathematics.
Click on one of the following buttons to register.
For questions or problems with registration, please submit a ticket at https://isupport.sjsu.edu/ecampus/ContentPages/Incident.aspx