Spring 2019 Course Syllabus
Course: ARTC-2388- Section: 01
Internship-Commercial and Advertising Art
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Instructor Information
Instructor Maurice Abelman
Phone(409) 984-6389
Location:Student Center - Room: 413
Hours:Monday 10am -4pm Tuesday 2pm-3pm Wednesday 9am-10am Thursday 2pm-3pm Friday 9am-10am
Business and Technology
Chair:Sheila Guillot
Phone:(409) 984-6381
Course Information
Description A work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer.
Prerequisites Must have an overall 2.5/4.0 GPA.
Learning Outcomes PSLO ALPHA: Demonstrates comprehension of content-area.
PSLO 1: Prepares design elements for inclusion into a digital product.
PSLO 2: Creates original design elements for inclusion into portfolio.
PSLO 3: Describes current trends in graphic design.
PSLO 4: Demonstrates ethics and professionalism.
Core Objectives * Communication skills: Students will demonstrate effective written, oral and visual communication.
* Critical Thinking Skills: Students will engage in creative and/or innovative thinking, and/or inquiry, analysis, evaluation, synthesis of information, organizing concepts and constructing solutions.
* Teamwork: Students will demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal and consider different points of view.
* Social Responsibility: Students will demonstrate intercultural competency and civic knowledge by engaging effectively in local, regional, national and/or global communities.
* Personal Responsibility: Students will demonstrate the ability to connect choices, actions and consequences to ethical decision-making.
Program Student Learning Outcomes CSLO ALPHA: Identifies all main ideas, supporting details, and understands reading materials.

ALPHA: Measured by pre/post test.

CSLO: Student will complete a work-based learning experience for the student to apply specialized theory, skills, and concepts.(PSLO 1,2,3,4). Measured by internship end of course (EOC) evaluatio
Textbooks none
Lecture Topics
Student will meet once a week and discuss project that were assigned and completed each week. Upon observation I will give a lecture or demo to student on work being produced.
Major Assignments
Week 1: Introductory paperwork; begin internship
Week 2: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 3: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 4: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 5: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 6: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 7: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 8: Journal and weekly hours due
Week 9: Journal and weekly hours due
Final Exam Date May 9, 2019 - 1:00 PM   Through  May 9, 2019 - 3:30 PM
Grading Scale Passing grades: 100-90= A 89-80=B 79-70=C
Failing Grades: 69-60= D 59 and Below= F
Determination of
Final Grade
End of Course (EOC) evaluation 70%
Journals/Discussions 30%
Course Policies
Instructor Policies Having been granted an internship is a great honor and the student should understand that they represent not only themselves but Lamar State College Port Arthur. They should be on their best behavior at all times and strive to make an impression with your mentor. you never know it could lead to a permanent or a good reference on you resume and portfolio. Do your best. I believe in you!
Attendance Policy Student is required to work during scheduled times being absent or tardy could effect the End of Course (EOC) evaluation, resulting in a lower grade.
Academic Honesty Academic honesty is expected from all students, and dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated. Please consult the LSC-PA policies (Section IX, subsection A, in the Faculty Handbook) for consequences of academic dishonesty.
Facility Policies
  1. No food or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

  2. Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom, except by special instructor permission.

  3. Use of electronic devices is prohibited.
Important Information
ADA Considerations The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal anti-discrimination statute that provides comprehensive civil rights for persons with disabilities. Among other things, this legislation requires that all students with disabilities be guaranteed a learning environment that provides for reasonable accommodation of their disabilities. If you believe you have a disability requiring an accommodation, please contact the the Office for Disability Services Coordinator, Room 231, in the Madison Monroe Building. The phone number is (409) 984-6241.
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Other * I hold the right to change these rules according to each situation.
HB 2504 This syllabus is part of LSC-PA's efforts to comply with Texas House Bill 2504.