HEED Dual Enrollment Classes through Palm Beach Atlantic University

 

To enroll in HEED’s Dual Enrollment program students must be in 11th or 12th grade with a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students do not need to take an SAT or ACT to dual enroll with HEED/PBA.  Classes are held at our East Boca location.​  A maximum of 24 college credits can be taken through the Palm Beach Atlantic University Dual Enrollment program.  Students are permitted to also dual enroll through other colleges and universities.  A supplemental application must be submitted after a student has been placed in a HEED PBA DE Class.  Once tuition and fees have been paid they are nonrefundable and nontransferable. 

​College English                                                                                                   

Professor Amy Frank             

Courses: ENG 1113 and ENG 1123​

This class will be from 9:25-11:40 every Monday

Earning: (2 credits of High School English & 6 College Credits) 

​Tuition: $400 for each college class, ($800 per year)  Admin/transcript fee: $50.00 per class, ( $100.00 for the year)

​Prerequisites: Successful completion of HEED GCL III or Diagnostic Test.

ENG 1113 English Composition I

(3 credit hours) Introduction to academic expository prose with emphasis placed upon the writing process: defining and developing topics, organizing information and writing drafts, and revising and editing to practice the fundamentals of expository structure and style. Practice in the application of rhetorical patterns as well as review of grammar. Also includes practice in the fundamental techniques of writing and revision. Grades given are A, B, C, or Y  (conditional incomplete—to be satisfied by repeating the course).  

Before class begins, please read Epic by John Eldredge.  ISBN: 978-0785288794   https://www.amazon.com/Epic-John-Eldredge/dp/0785288791/ref=sr_1_4?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1530114887&sr=1-4&keywords=Epic

 

ENG 1123 English Composition II  

(3 credit hours) Intermediate expository and argumentative prose with emphasis placed on refining analytical reading skills, developing an informed approach to the research paper, and applying the rules and conventions of English prose. Note: Composition I and Composition II must be completed sequentially within the same academic year. In order to fulfill the requirement of the courses in the university core, students must earn at least a “C” in each course.

College English Required Texts:

English 1113- Lundsford, Andrea. The St Martin's Handbook (8th edition) Boston Bedford/St.Martin's ISBN: 9781457667268 / Kirszner, Laurie G,. and Stephen R. Mandell. Patterns for College Writing: A Rhetorical Reader and Guide (13th edition with 2016 MLA Handbook) Boston:Bedford/St. Martin's. ISBN 9781319088064

English 1123- Lundsford, Andrea. The St Martin's Handbook (8th edition) Boston Bedford/St.Martin's ISBN: 9781457667268  SAME AS ABOVE / McMahan, Elizabeth, et al. Literature and the Writing Process (11th edition with the 2016 MLA Update). Pearson. ISBN: 978-0134678757

 

 

College Math                                                                                              

Professor Angelica Pelletier            

Courses:  College Algebra and College Statistics

Earning: (2 credits of High School Math & 6 College Credits) ​

Tuition: $400 for each college class. ($800 year) Admin/transcript Fee: $50.00 per class ( $100.00 for the year​)

Prerequisites: Successful completion of HEED Algebra 2 Class or Diagnostic Test.

MAT 1853 College Algebra

(3.0 credit hours) is College algebra the math course required for most college majors today, and is s a pre-requisite to Pre-Calculus or Trig.. Topics include: Linear functions, quadratic functions, rational functions, composition of functions, inverse functions, exponential and logarithmic functions. A graphing calculator is required. (Instruction on use of calculator will be demonstrated on the TI-84 Plus graphics calculator.)

Textbook: Barnett, R (2009).College Algebra: Graphs & Models. (3rd ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill.  ISBN: 978-0-07-305195-6

 

MAT 2003  Elementary Statistics  

(3.0 Credits) Along with college algebra statistics is the second college math course for most majors, and in some degrees the last one.  Many of our students complete their college math courses prior to entering college. Topics covered include: Organization and description of data, central measures, variability, probability, sampling, hypothesis testing, estimation, correlation. MAT 1853, College Algebra is a pre requisite for this course.

​College Social Science - Offered in academic year 2019-2020                                                                    (Offered every other year)   

Professor Tim Day / Professor Walt Jominy

PLS 2113 American Government / BUS 2343 Micro Economics ​

Earning: (1/2 credit of HS Government , ½ credit of HS Economics and 6 College Credits) ​

Tuition: $400 for each college class. ($800 per year) 

Fee: $50.00 per class ($100.00 per year)

PLS 2113 American Federal Government 

Fall (3 credit hours) Description of how Congress, the President, and the Supreme Court make decisions and the roles they play in the American system of government. Emphasis on public opinion, pressure groups, and political parties, and the process by which leaders are chosen.  This class will look at the civil authorities from a biblical perspective and examine the biblical principles that were foundational in forming the American Republic. Students will see how these principles were woven throughout our foundational documents, beginning with the Declaration of Independence. Students will gain a solid working knowledge of the U.S. Constitution and how it pertains to us today.

Curriculum: American Government in Christian Perspective, Third Edition (Abeka) (Not Second Edition), and

Losco and Baker,  Am Gov 2015-2016 (McGraw Hill). (This is an older edition and is less expensive to purchase)

BUS 2343 Principles of Microeconomics

Spring (3 credit hours) Nature of economic concepts and problems. Course includes the basic theory of market price determination, extending into national economic measures, the business cycle, and the theory of the determination of national output, employment, and prices. Contemporary macroeconomic issues are discussed. This class will be taught from a conservative perspective and will include Biblical references. Students will come away from this class with a sound understanding of the basic principles of economics and a greater appreciation for America’s free enterprise system.

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College Psychology - To be offered in academic year 2020-2021                                                                   (Offered every other year)                            

​Professor Kim Williamson

Not Offered  2019-2020

Courses: PSY 2133, PSY 2183​

Earning: (1 credit of High School Psychology & 6 College Credits) ​

Tuition: $400 for each college class. ($800 per year) 

Fee: $50.00 per class = $100.00 for the year

PSY 2133 General Psychology

(3 credit hours) This course surveys the major sub-disciplines of psychology as a science and as a helping profession, including physiology of behavior, learning, motivation, and abnormal and social psychology. Provides a reasonable understanding of the field; enables the student to follow up in areas of interests. Includes Christian perspective of psychology. (This course is a prerequisite for all other psychology courses.)

Exploring Psychology with Updates on DSM-5 Paperback – February 5, 2014 ( 9th Edition is required) by David G. Myers (Author) ISBN-13: 978-1464163364 ISBN-10: 1464163367 Edition: Ninth Edition       

Optional, but helpful- Study Guide for Exploring Psychology with DSM5 Update ©2014 | Ninth Edition ISBN-10: 1464179492, ISBN-13: 9781464179495

12 "Christian" Beliefs That Can Drive You Crazy Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Earning 1/2 credit of High School Psychology & 3 College Credits

PSY 2183 Life Span Development 

(3 credit hours) This course focuses on human growth and development throughout the life cycle. Examines normal developmental stages with emphasis on the physical, intellectual, social, and emotional processes. (Prerequisite: PSY 2133) Semester 2: Berger, K.S. (2010). Invitation to the life span.  New York: Worth.  ISBN-13: 978-07167-5466-4

http://www.amazon.com/Invitation-Life-Kathleen-Stassen-Berger/dp/0716754665/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1398729287&sr=1-2&keywords=invitation+to+the+lifespan

Study Guide for Invitation to the LifeSpan Paperback – February 19, 2010 

by Kathleen Stassen Berger (Author) 

ISBN-13: 978-1429219020 ISBN-10: 1429219025 Edition: First Edition 

Earning 1/2 credit of High School Psychology & 3 College Credits

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