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MORT 275 C  Mortuary Law I

Multimedia / 231

3 Units

MORT 285 C  Mortuary Law II

3 Units

Prerequisite: MORT 265 C and MORT 275 C. Term hours: 48–54 lecture. This course is a continuation of MORT 275 C designed to introduce the mortuary science student to sources of law, legal status of the dead human body, duty of burial, right to control funeral arrangements, final disposition, and liability for funeral expenses; torts involving the dead human body and the funeral director; wills, estate, and probate proceedings; cemeteries and related issues; state and federal laws and regulations pertaining to funeral service; as well as the legal aspects of being a licensed funeral director/mortician. (CSU)

MORT 292 C  Funeral Service Science

3 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in MORT 272 C. Term hours: 48–54 lecture. This course is designed to familiarize the Mortuary Science student with the nature of chemicals utilized in the mortuary setting, and to provide a qualitative understanding of the chemical aspects of tissue decomposition and preservation. Embalming of protein and the effects relative to the blood, body pigments and tissue staining are a primary emphasis of the course. (CSU)

MORT 293 C  Mortuary Computer Applications

2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of all required general education courses and graduation requirements for the Associate in Science Degree Mortuary Science. Term hours: 16–18 lecture and 48–54 laboratory. The course is designed to provide the mortuary science student with an overview of considerations relevant to the operation of the funeral home as a small business through the use of hands-on experience with appropriate mortuary science computer software, as well as the Federal Trade Commission Funeral Rule. $96.00 Material Fee — Payable at Registration. (CSU)

MORT 294 C  Funeral Service Counseling

4 Units

Prerequisite: MORT 274 C. Term hours: 64–72 lecture. This is a course aimed at the study of concepts, techniques and procedures used by the funeral director in his/her role as a counselor. (CSU)

Motorcycle Technology — See Automotive Technology (AT)

Multimedia Division of Fine Arts Division Dean — Ting-Pi (Joyce) Carrigan Faculty


Prerequisite: MORT 160 C and completion of or concurrent enrollment in MORT 265 C. Term hours: 48–54 lecture. This course designed for the Mortuary Science student, surveys the American legal system, its development, and the major bodies of law as they relate to the legal environment in which the funeral business operates. The legal aspects of funeral service contracts, funeral service sales, and the use of commercial paper are also considered. This course will also look at the professional ethics used by funeral service providers as it relates to the legal aspects of the funeral home establishment. (CSU)

Barbara Braden Meyer Joe Gallo Edward Giardina Ian Holmes Michael Johnson Robert Johnson Clifford Lester Robert Mercer

Counselors Renay Laguana-Ferinac Renee Ssensalo


Program Code: 1C12359

The Multimedia Art Certificate Program provides the skills necessary to create interactive projects for distribution on videotape, CD-ROMs, and Web sites. To earn a certificate, students must complete the required major courses as listed with a minimum grade of “C” for each course. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. Required courses are listed in suggested sequence: Course # Title MM 100 C Introduction to Multimedia MM 110 C Visual Communications PHOT 101 C Introduction to Photography ART 120 C Two-Dimensional Design MUS 124 C Recording Studio I or MUS 178 C Digital Music Technology MAD 100 C Intro to Computer Graphics/Mac or MAD 101 C Intro to Computer Graphics/Win or MAD 102 C Intro to Mac Web Graphics or MAD 103 C Intro to Win Web Graphics MAD 134 C Digital Imaging/Mac or MAD 135 C Digital Imaging/Win MAD 162 C Multimedia Web Design/Mac or MAD 163 C Multimedia/Win MAD 164 C Adobe Flash Designer/Mac or MAD 165 C Adobe Flash Designer/Win Total Units Required

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