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Plan ahead and browse the full list of undergraduate summer courses. (For graduate courses, see the online course schedule on PioneerWeb.) You can find a detailed description of each class under the course name.

Current students can register through PioneerWebVisiting students from other colleges and universities can register by contacting the Office of the Registrar.

Please note: Course listings are based on the most recent information available. Courses are subject to change with enrollment.

About online courses

Many of the summer courses will be offered online, which means that you can take the course from anywhere as long as you have reliable access to the Internet. Most of these courses are condensed, which means that the courses are very intensive, often requiring you to spend 20 hours per week on the course. If you plan to enroll in an online course, please visit the FAQ page for important information about online courses.

 

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Accounting (ACTG)
ACTG 2010 - Survey of Accounting (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Brothers, Douglas
CRN: 1162
Course Description

Accounting for running a business, with modules on financial accounting and a focus on managerial accounting. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. Business minors only.

ACTG 2200 - Introduction to Financial Reporting
M T W R06/15 - 07/1410:30 am to 12:40 pmNickell, Erin
CRN: 1163
Course Description

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to accounting and its relevance in the business world. Students learn how to analyze transactions and prepare financial statements. In addition, students are introduced to publicly traded company's annual reports and 10k's. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 1.

ACTG 2300 - Accounting for Decision Making (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/131:00 pm to 3:10 pmDavisson, Kathleen
CRN: 1164
Course Description

Introduces or reinforces concepts and techniques for using accounting information for managerial purposes. The focus is on interpreting financial information and making business decisions, not accumulating or preparing accounting information. Prerequisites: degree checkpoint 1 and ACTG 2200.

ACTG 3220 - Understanding Financial Statements (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:40 pmHarrison, Paul
CRN: 1165
Course Description

Provides business majors with the necessary understanding to read, interpret, and use published financial statements. Cross listed with ACTG 4222. Prerequisites: ACTG 2200 and degree checkpoint 1.

ACTG 3440 - Business and Investment Tax Issues (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M W06/15 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:40 pmTripp, John
CRN: 1166
Course Description

Income tax conceptual framework applicable to common business and investment transactions, including tax implications of business decisions. How effective business planning depends on accurate assessment of relevant tax factors. Prerequisites: ACTG 2200 and degree checkpoint 1.

ACTG 3462 - Corporate & Partnership Tax (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M W06/15 - 08/131:00 pm to 3:10 pmTripp, John
CRN: 1168
Course Description

Federal income tax as applied to the formation, operation and dissolution of business entities. Determination of corporate taxable income, special deductions, credits, methods of computing tax liability and estimated tax requirements. Determination of partnership and S Corporation ordinary income; classification and amount of separately stated items allocable to partners and S Corporation shareholders in accordance with the conduit principle. Prerequisites: degree checkpoint 2 and ACTG 3036 or ACTG 3440.

Advanced Seminar (ASEM)
ASEM 2460 - Latina/o Religious Traditions
M W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 4:45 pmLeon, Luis
CRN: 1342
Course Description

This course is organized around the broad question: Is there enough commonality in the texts (including cultural texts) we have studied to organize and name a singular field of social relations we can rightly call "Lainta/o Religion?" This course engages and excites students by enabling them to study religious traditions in an academic place removed from direct faith commitments. Toward this end, we will view art, hear music, watch films and talk to religious leaders.

ASEM 2461 - Fairy Tale Morality
Online07/20 - 08/13 Enos, Sarah
CRN: 1332
Course Description

Stories and books for children carry implicit and explicit messages about stereotypes, beliefs and expectations in our culture, and make assumptions about the cognitive, social and emotional maturity of the child. This course explores a range of children's books, examining the cultural messages they send and the assumptions they make about children's development. Selected books will be those written for different ages and cultures, as well as from different historical periods, to highlight how children's literature mirrors and propagates cultural norms. We examine selected works using literary, psychological, sociological and educational perspectives.

ASEM 2526 - Communication in Close Relationships
Online06/15 - 07/10 Serewicz, Mary
CRN: 1220
Course Description

Communication in Close Relationships emphasizes the relationship between the self and others at a personal level. We examine research from a variety of disciplines, including communication, psychology, sociology, family studies and history, to increase our understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives. The three main perspectives we investigate show how relationships affect and are affected by their context, the individuals involved and the relational system. The goals of this course are for students to increase their understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives; evaluate critically the information about relationships that we encounter in our everyday lives; ask and investigate questions about real-life relationships; and communicate insights into communication and relationships in a variety of formats.

ASEM 2526 - Communication in Close Relationships
Online07/20 - 08/13 Serewicz, Mary
CRN: 1221
Course Description

Communication in Close Relationships emphasizes the relationship between the self and others at a personal level. We examine research from a variety of disciplines, including communication, psychology, sociology, family studies and history, to increase our understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives. The three main perspectives we investigate show how relationships affect and are affected by their context, the individuals involved and the relational system. The goals of this course are for students to increase their understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives; evaluate critically the information about relationships that we encounter in our everyday lives; ask and investigate questions about real-life relationships; and communicate insights into communication and relationships in a variety of formats.

ASEM 2529 - Analyzing the American Dream - Expressionist Film in 1950's Hollywood
Online06/15 - 07/10 Gault, James
CRN: 1207
Course Description

This course focuses on the output of a few Hollywood directors (primarily Ida Lupino, Nicholas Ray and Douglas Sirk) who seem to reflect the dominant ideologies of post-war Hollywood. On the surface, their films celebrate middle-class success, a simple American can-do attitude and, most important for this class, characters who seem to reestablish pre-war expectations of femininity and masculinity. Rules of femininity, masculinity and sexuality are a constant focus for these directors, and each has his or her own approach to exploring the repercussions of strict gender assignment.

ASEM 2539 - Health, Media and the Self
Online06/15 - 07/10 Botta, Renee
CRN: 1208
Course Description

What are cultural beliefs about health, about prevention and about risk? We focus on how culture, media, peers, medical professionals and family influence how we construct and define health and the many key concepts scholars have linked to the notion of being healthy, preventing ill health and pursuing good health. We also examine the impact and function of these definitions on our everyday lives by exploring what health perceptions have to do with one's self concept, identity, self esteem, relationships, expectations, attitudes, beliefs and behaviors.

ASEM 2557 - Body & Sexuality in Religions
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 12:40 pmSchofield, Alison
CRN: 1343
Course Description

This course examines the unique place of the body in biblical religion. We ask how the Bible and its interpreters have shaped current views on sex and the gendered body in Western society. How has the Bible been (mis)used in relation to current understandings of the physical body? Is the saying that a "human" does not have a body, but is a body as true for the Hebrew Bible as the Christian New Testament? How has Judaism and Christianity (de)valued sexuality, procreation and celibacy? How do the biblical traditions shape our modern opinions about the ideal physical body and body modification? How can we understand "out-of-body" experiences and notions of death and afterlife in Western religion? Students are encouraged to interpret the Bible and their own beliefs from a uniquely embodied perspective.

ASEM 2560 - America Through Foreign Eyes
Online06/15 - 07/10 Demont-Heinrich, Christof
CRN: 1209
Course Description

The United States, and Americans, occupy a unique, privileged and powerful position in the contemporary world order. Indeed, according to many scholarly and public accounts, the U.S. has achieved unprecedented status as the preeminent world power. Yet, despite or, paradoxically, perhaps because of its status as what some have called a world "hyperpower," large numbers of Americans are mostly, if not totally unaware of what U.S. global preeminence means to them and to other people around the world. This course aims to inspire critical reflection on the student's part about the role of the United States - its political and economic systems and practices, its culture, and most fundamentally its social actors, meaning its people(s), in a globalizing world.

ASEM 2576 - Art, Thought, Spirituality
Online07/20 - 08/13 Raschke, Carl
CRN: 1346
Course Description

This course examines the close and complex relationship between esthetic expression and private religiosity, or "spirituality." The course will examine how theories as well as personal accounts of artistic creativity, experience and appreciation can both broaden and deepen our understanding of the inner life that is otherwise communicated in religious terms and how artistic expression can also have a quasi-religious or "spiritual" character. The central objective will be to illumine the way in which the construction of the individual self and the formation of the personal identity are intimately tied to different quests that are artistic and spiritual at once.

ASEM 2577 - Cultural Intersections
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1450
Course Description

In this course, we explore the dynamics of cultural reception or the translational dimension of modern culture, particularly the reception of narratives within particular cultures and beyond. Our main focus is the principles that integrate and divide people along the lines of race, class, ethnicity and culture. Our journey involves studies of cultural contacts, contexts and narratives from Africa and the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.

ASEM 2579 - From Literature to Film
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1188
Course Description

In this course, we examine the adaptation of literary works into films. We closely study selected modern literary works and the film interpretations of each work. Focusing on the transition from one narrative form to another, the course enhances the critical skill of students as well as their creative ability with respect to cinematic translations. We, therefore, also have mini scriptwriting workshops as a way of imaginatively highlighting the sort of considerations that go into the making of the film script.

ASEM 2596 - Politics of Reconciliation (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Sun, Jing
CRN: 1449
Course Description

This class addresses the national and international efforts to seek justice and achieve reconciliation. It examines how state and non-state actors reflect on an unfortunate or hostile past with a designated "other": how did their relations and interactions with this targeted "other" go wrong? What were the material, philosophical and emotional grounds to breed such hostilities? What were the consequences? Has the memory of the "past self" and "past others" shaped the way the two groups interact today? Why do some actors refuse to say "sorry," and why do some victims refuse to forgive? What are the similarities and differences among various reconciliation projects? In this class, we lead students to explore these challenging yet exciting questions.

ASEM 2597 - Unwrapping the Rhetoric of Consumption
Online06/15 - 07/10 Hunter, Keeley
CRN: 1222
Course Description

Unwrapping the Rhetoric of Consumption: A Critical Investigation of the Relationship between Communication, Consumption, Shopping, and Identity is a writing intensive course that offers an introduction to the study of consumption as a communicative phenomenon. People often use consumption to demonstrate who they are, their worth/importance, their relational ties, their gender, etc. The course will examine the socially positive and negative implications of these practices of consumption. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2609 - Literature of Nature and Apocalypse
Online06/15 - 07/10 Stratton, Billy
CRN: 1189
Course Description

Concern about the declining state of the environment has been a topic of longstanding interest, from Henry David Thoreau to John Muir, and writers like Edward Abbey, Ernest Callenbach, Louise Erdrich, T.C. Boyle, Octavia Burtler, Cormac McCarthy and others. This writing intensive course examines questions relating to environmental activism and social structures predicated upon technological and materialist culture. It considers how American writers have reassessed the relation between religious beliefs and notions of utopia and apocalypse. It examines and analyzes timely and relevant historical, literary, and philosophical issues relating to the current state of the environment.

ASEM 2620 - Inventing America
Online07/20 - 08/13 Hicks, Darrin
CRN: 1223
Course Description

This class introduces students to exemplary public documents, primarily in the form of speeches, which address the promises set out in the preamble of the U.S. Declaration of Independence: the rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. The course traces how these promises have been articulated by a succession of public actors ranging from U.S. Presidents to members of radical political factions. The course always addresses three major political movements: (1) the movement for political inclusion of Blacks, beginning with early abolitionists and extending to the struggle for civil rights, including the black power movement; (2) the movement for the political inclusion of women, beginning with the suffragists and extending to include feminism, including the fights over sexual freedom; and (3) the struggle over economic rights, beginning with early U.S. socialist and anarchist movements and extending into the contest over the creation and pruning of the U.S. welfare system.

ASEM 2641 - Globalization from Above and Below
Online06/15 - 07/10 Gordon, Hava
CRN: 1317
Course Description

This course provides a unique and challenging opportunity for students to clarify the concept of globalization by exploring parallel and interesting forces "from above and below." This course draws widely from international studies, economics, political science, sociology, environmental studies, and feminist theory to examine processes of global social change and conflict. Through academic theorizing and activist writings, the course familiarizes students with some of the landmark debates on globalization. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2641 - Globalization from Above and Below
Online07/20 - 08/13 Gordon, Hava
CRN: 1318
Course Description

This course provides a unique and challenging opportunity for students to clarify the concept of globalization by exploring parallel and interesting forces "from above and below." This course draws widely from international studies, economics, political science, sociology, environmental studies, and feminist theory to examine processes of global social change and conflict. Through academic theorizing and activist writings, the course familiarizes students with some of the landmark debates on globalization. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2660 - Cinematic Storytelling
Online06/15 - 07/10 Henry, Elizabeth
CRN: 1211
Course Description

The course acquaints students with basic concepts and methods used in the analysis of stories, the theoretical assumptions and models describing and justifying those concepts and models, and practical applications of story analysis in cinematic and script form. We begin with Aristotle, provide an interdisciplinary and historical overview of narratology, move to literary narrative analysis, and then focus on film-theoretical approaches while gaining practical skills in analysis of the elements of storytelling in fiction, film and television. In this way, students gain some historical perspectives on the form and function of story - its timeless prevalence as well as its more current iterations.

ASEM 2666 - Murder in America
M T W R06/15 - 07/031:00 pm to 4:30 pmPasko, Lisa
CRN: 1319
Course Description

This course draws on research from several perspectives in order to examine: (1) the definitions, scope, consequences and historical trends of homicide in America over the last century, including a case study investigation of why the murder rate dropped dramatically in New York City by the late 1990s; (2) past and current sociological/cultural and psychological explanations for lethal violence, including an in-depth look at serial, mass and spree killers; (3) crime policies and techniques aimed at reducing lethal violence, which entails a critical look at Three Strikes and You're Out laws aimed at violent offenders; and (4) media representations of homicide defendants and victims.

ASEM 2692 - Philosophy of Migration and Global Citizenship
M T W R F07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:40 amNail, Thomas
CRN: 1347
Course Description

The 21st century is already being described by many as "The Age of Migration." This course explores the implications of mass global migration for the political philosophies of citizenship on which sovereign states are founded. Is something like a global citizenship possible? This seminar offers a cross-disciplinary perspective on this and other related issues. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2720 - Nazi Germany: History, Literature, Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Wilms, Wilfried
CRN: 1341
Course Description

This course explores Germany's Nazi era. It focuses on themes like redemption, temptation, national community, conflict and memory while analyzing both texts and visuals from and related to the period. Prerequisite: Completion of all other Common Curriculum Requirements.

ASEM 2734 - Music and Spirituality
Online06/15 - 07/03 Taavola, Kristin
CRN: 1322
Course Description

At a time when "spiritual" music appears in a wide variety of contexts such as churches, yoga studios, raves, and radio broadcasts, "Music and Spirituality" explores individual and collective perspectives on music and transcendence, and teaches how a deeper understanding of those perspectives can lead to a broader view of meaning in human experience.

ASEM 2734 - Music and Spirituality
Online06/15 - 07/03 Taavola, Kristin
CRN: 1323
Course Description

At a time when "spiritual" music appears in a wide variety of contexts such as churches, yoga studios, raves, and radio broadcasts, "Music and Spirituality" explores individual and collective perspectives on music and transcendence, and teaches how a deeper understanding of those perspectives can lead to a broader view of meaning in human experience.

Art - Studio (ARTS)
ARTS 1015 - Experiences in the Visual Arts
M T W R F07/06 - 07/179:00 am to 4:00 pmMacInnes, Roderick
CRN: 1352
Course Description

This course explores the language of the visual arts and how it can be used to communicate ideas about culture, history and the personal. Through hands-on exercises and experimentation in different media students create visual art works that interpret the world around them. This course focuses on different areas of the visual arts that change its focus depending on the area of expertise of the faculty teaching it. (Example: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture.) There are weekly and bi-weekly projects and assignments, demonstrations, class discussions and critiques, writing assignments, guest artist lectures and visits to area museums or galleries. Students leave the course with a broader understanding of the visual arts, past and present, and the ability to take other upper division courses in art or art history. Students also leave with a more in-depth understanding of the creative process that will inform other areas of studies throughout the University and which will enrich their lives long into the future. Lab fee. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ARTS 1250 - Drawing
M T W R F07/20 - 07/319:20 am to 4:00 pmHoward, Deborah
CRN: 1353
Course Description

Fundamental drawing practice and history based on selected exercises, slide presentations, comprehensive group/individual critiques and workshops. Still-life and figure drawing are covered in this course. Projects focus on ways to comprehend and draw three-dimensional forms, with emphasis on conceptual issues and use of materials. This class is required of all majors in studio art prior to taking upper-level courses. It is also required of all EDP students. Recommended prerequisites: ARTS 1100 and ARTS 1200.

ARTS 2415 - Introduction to Photography
M T W R F06/22 - 07/039:00 am to 4:00 pmMacInnes, Roderick
CRN: 1351
Course Description

This course approaches the medium of photography as a fine art. Fundamental techniques in traditional black and white photography, as well as digital photographic image making, are covered. Topics include camera operation, exposure, film developing, film and print scanning, and traditional and digital printing. Projects are viewed and discussed in group critique sessions. Students must have a camera with manual metering capabilities. Lab fee. Art majors must complete ARTS 1250 and ARTS 1300 first.

Art History (ARTH)
ARTH 1070 - Artists on Film
M T W R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 11:40 amWarlick, M.
CRN: 1350
Course Description

Artists with turbulent lives have often captured the popular imagination. Typically, novels, plays and films about such artists perpetuate myths of tormented souls overcoming hardships, enduring romantic catastrophes and struggling with their creative genius. Usually, the reality is quite different as an artist's path is one of developing talent, hard work, persistence and great personal courage. This class explores the lives and works of several famous artists. We evaluate the myths and the realities of their lives by comparing their art to films and documentaries that have been made about them. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Biology (BIOL)
BIOL 1220 - Molecules to Humankind I
T R06/15 - 07/038:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R06/15 - 07/0311:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1297
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence for non-majors that examines the mechanisms that sustain life. Emphasis is placed on understanding the human body at the molecular, cellular and physiological levels. In the fall quarter our discussions start with the atom and basic chemistry. We next consider the properties of complex molecules, including DNA, proteins, carbohydrates and lipids, in order to see how such molecules are used and organized by living organisms. Our discussions of large and complex molecules lead naturally to the basic unit of life, the cell. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

BIOL 1221 - Molecules to Humankind II
T R07/06 - 07/248:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R07/06 - 07/2411:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1300
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence for non-majors begins with an introduction to the general vertebrate body plan; we emphasize the human body plan but also compare it with other vertebrates. Discussions progress through the major organ and physiological systems of the body, including circulatory, respiratory, excretory, endocrine, nervous, skin, immune, reproductive, gastrointestinal, and skeletal and muscle systems. Discussions concentrate on the organization and function of these systems. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

BIOL 1222 - Molecules to Humankind III
T R07/27 - 08/138:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R07/27 - 08/1311:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1303
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence focuses for non-majors on cell biology, genetics, and human reproduction and development. After a review of cell structure and function, focusing on how cells are capable of replication with modification, the mechanisms by which information is passed on from one cell to another and from one generation to the next are considered. The second half of the quarter concerns sexual reproduction and early development. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

BIOL 2090 - Biostatistics
Online06/15 - 07/10 Fogleman, James
CRN: 1306
Course Description

Statistics in biological research. Computer-aided statistical analysis and hypothesis testing focusing on experiments and data unique to the biological sciences. Cross listed with BIOL 4090.

BIOL 2090 - Biostatistics
Online07/20 - 08/13 Fogleman, James
CRN: 1308
Course Description

Statistics in biological research. Computer-aided statistical analysis and hypothesis testing focusing on experiments and data unique to the biological sciences. Cross listed with BIOL 4090.

BIOL 2120 - Cell Structure and Function
T W R06/15 - 07/109:00 am to 11:50 amLorenzon, Nancy
CRN: 1321
Course Description

Chemical composition of cells; structure and function of cell organelles; interrelationship of cellular unit with its environment; mechanisms of energy conversion within cells; functions of excitability, contractility and cell growth. Prerequisites: BIOL 1010, BIOL 1011 or BIOL 1220, BIOL 1221. Corequisite: BIOL 2121 lab section. CHEM 1010 prerequisite or corequisite.

BIOL 2121 - Cell Structure & Function Lab
T R06/15 - 07/1012:00 pm to 2:50 pmAndrud, Kristin
CRN: 1320
Course Description

Exercises and experimentation to complement lecture material. Lab fee associated with this course. Co-requisite: BIOL 2120.

BIOL 2200 - Medical Terminology (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Sadler, Susan
CRN: 1313
Course Description

This course presents fundamentals and applications of medical terminology using online learning modules and assessment. This review and application of human anatomy and physiology is suitable for students who have completed introductory biology (BIOL 1010 or its equivalent) and who are working toward a career in medicine or for whom communication with health care providers is essential. Students study basic anatomy and physiology at a level that is intermediate between introductory and advanced courses, discover the medical history behind medical terminology, analyze medical case studies, and work to develop skills for clear and concise articulation of the basic concepts of anatomy and physiology behind medical diagnosis and treatment. This mastery of medical terminology helps to build a strong foundation for advanced coursework in anatomy and physiology. Prerequisite: BIOL 1010 or equivalent with instructor approval.

BIOL 3250 - Human Physiology
M T W R06/15 - 07/1710:30 am to 12:20 pmSadler, Susan,
Hebel, Angela
T R06/15 - 07/171:00 pm to 4:00 pmSadler, Susan,
Hebel, Angela
CRN: 1316
Course Description

Functional relationships of human organ systems with coordinated laboratory activities and experiments that demonstrate and test physiological principles. Lab fee associated with this course. Prerequisites: BIOL 1010, BIOL 1011.

Business Core (BUS)
BUS 1000 - Gateway to Business (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M06/15 - 06/1510:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
Online06/15 - 08/13 Ebrahimi, Bahman
W06/17 - 06/1710:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
M07/13 - 07/1310:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
W07/15 - 07/1510:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
M08/03 - 08/0310:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
R08/13 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:40 pmEbrahimi, Bahman
CRN: 1465
Course Description

Practical glimpse into the global and competitive nature of business. From product ideation to product development, this course introduces students to business's role in society in promoting sustainability as the only successful business model for delivering value to customers and stakeholders of all kinds. Key business activities such as marketing, finance and accounting, working in team, and product/service innovation and creativity are introduced. No prerequisites.

Business Information&Analytics (INFO)
INFO 1010 - Analytics I: Data Management and Analysis (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1062
Course Description

The amount of data businesses are able to maintain and process is growing exponentially, and the ability to manage that data successfully can give a business a tremendous competitive advantage. This course introduces the student to the business data landscape, as well as basic data management and analysis skills through spreadsheet and database applications. Student projects focus on data collection, data cleansing and mining, statistical and graphical analysis, basic modeling, and written presentation skills. No prerequisites.

INFO 1020 - Analytics II: Business Statistics and Analysis (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1063
Course Description

Businesses can never have perfect information; therefore, they must employ statistical techniques to improve the decision-making process. This course introduces students to the basic tenets of probability and statistics, with an emphasis on business applications. Statistical models as decision-support tools are taught. Student projects focus on data collection, data analysis, decision analysis, and written presentation skills. Prerequisites: INFO 1010, MATH 1200, or MATH 1951 and MOS Excel certification.

INFO 2020 - Analytics III: Business Modeling and Analysis (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1064
Course Description

Businesses make decisions and improve processes using a variety of modeling and analytic techniques. This course introduces the student to the techniques of multiple regression analysis, time series analysis, optimization, and simulation for solving a variety of business problems. Applications include economic forecasting, supply chain management, and project management. Student projects focus on using spreadsheet modeling for problem solving, and emphasizes written and oral presentation techniques. Prerequisites: INFO 1020, degree checkpoint 1 and all MOS certifications.

Chemistry (CHEM)
CHEM 1010 - General Chemistry
M T W R F06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1363
Course Description

For natural science and engineering majors. Atomic and molecular structure, reactions in solution, thermochemistry and thermodynamics. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1240.

CHEM 1240 - General Chemistry Lab
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
CRN: 1364
Course Description

Laboratory to accompany CHEM 1010. Experiments illustrate aspects of atomic structure, chemical bonding and thermodynamics. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1010.

CHEM 1240 - General Chemistry Lab
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
CRN: 1365
Course Description

Laboratory to accompany CHEM 1010. Experiments illustrate aspects of atomic structure, chemical bonding and thermodynamics. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1010.

CHEM 2451 - Organic Chemistry I
M T W R F07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1366
Course Description

Structure and reactions of covalent compounds of carbon. Satisfies organic chemistry requirement in chemistry, biology and related fields. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: CHEM 1010 and CHEM 1240. Corequisite: CHEM 2461.

CHEM 2452 - Organic Chemistry II
M T W R F07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1368
Course Description

Structure and reactions of covalent compounds of carbon. Satisfies organic chemistry requirement in chemistry, biology and related fields. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisite: CHEM 2451. Corequisite: CHEM 2462.

CHEM 2453 - Organic Chemistry III
M T W R F06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1370
Course Description

Structure and reactions of covalent compounds of carbon. Satisfies organic chemistry requirement in chemistry, biology and related fields. Prerequisite: CHEM 2452. Corequisite: CHEM 2463.

CHEM 2461 - Organic Chemistry Lab I
M T W R07/06 - 07/2412:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1367
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 2451.

CHEM 2462 - Organic Chemistry Lab II
M T W R07/27 - 08/1312:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1369
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 2452.

CHEM 2463 - Organic Chemistry Lab III
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1371
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. Co-requisite: CHEM 2453.

CHEM 2463 - Organic Chemistry Lab III
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1372
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. Co-requisite: CHEM 2453.

CHEM 3811 - Biochemistry-Proteins
M T W R F06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1373
Course Description

Protein structure and function, starting with the building blocks and forces that drive the formation of protein structure and the basic concepts of protein structure, and continuing with enzyme catalysis, kinetics, and regulation. Prerequisites: CHEM 2453 and CHEM 2011, or instructor permission.

Communication (COMN)
COMN 1210 - Foundations of Communication Studies
Online06/15 - 07/10 Foust, Christina
CRN: 1213
Course Description

This course offers students an introduction to the study of communication. Students will explore the role of communication in domains that cut across the spectrum of human social life, from communication among individuals, to relationships, to marriage and families, to groups, to organizations, to communication at societal and global levels. In addition to focusing on the specific nature of communication in these distinct settings, students learn as well the different conceptual models for describing and understanding communication across these settings. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 1210 - Foundations of Communication Studies
Online07/20 - 08/13 Sims, Christy-Dale
CRN: 1214
Course Description

This course offers students an introduction to the study of communication. Students will explore the role of communication in domains that cut across the spectrum of human social life, from communication among individuals, to relationships, to marriage and families, to groups, to organizations, to communication at societal and global levels. In addition to focusing on the specific nature of communication in these distinct settings, students learn as well the different conceptual models for describing and understanding communication across these settings. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2030 - Social Movement Rhetoric
Online07/20 - 08/13 Hunter, Keeley
CRN: 1452
Course Description

This course explores the principle agency that less powerful groups have used for social change in recent U.S. history--the rhetoric of social movement. More specifically, we consider in concrete detail and theoretical nuance the capacity of ordinary people to persuade others, voice grievances, and thus challenge broader society. Our explorations focus primarily on the rhetoric of dissident (non-majority, non-State, often un-institutionalized and non-normative) voice in our culture--both on the "right" and the "left"-- as they have sought, and continue to seek, social change. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2210 - Gender, Communication, Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Willink, Kate
CRN: 1215
Course Description

This course considers how gender is created, maintained, repaired, and transformed through communication in particular relational, cultural, social, and historical contexts. This course is designed to help students develop thoughtful answers to the following questions: What is gender, how do we acquire it, how do cultural structures and practices normalize and reproduce it, and how do we change and/or maintain it to better serve ourselves and our communities? Throughout the term, we explore how dynamic communicative interactions create, sustain, and subvert femininities and masculinities "from the ground up." This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with GWST 2212.

COMN 2210 - Gender, Communication, Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Willink, Kate
CRN: 1216
Course Description

This course considers how gender is created, maintained, repaired, and transformed through communication in particular relational, cultural, social, and historical contexts. This course is designed to help students develop thoughtful answers to the following questions: What is gender, how do we acquire it, how do cultural structures and practices normalize and reproduce it, and how do we change and/or maintain it to better serve ourselves and our communities? Throughout the term, we explore how dynamic communicative interactions create, sustain, and subvert femininities and masculinities "from the ground up." This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with GWST 2212.

COMN 2220 - Race and Popular Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Calafell, Bernadette
CRN: 1217
Course Description

This course examines trajectories of representations of race in popular culture (i.e., film, music, television), both produced by the dominant culture, as well as self-produced by various racial and ethnic groups. Through a historical perspective, we trace images in popular culture and how those images are tied to contemporary events of the time. We pay particular attention not only to the specific archetypes that exist, but also how those archetypes are nuanced or colored differently through the lenses of ethnicity, nationality, race, class, gender, and sexuality. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2220 - Race and Popular Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Calafell, Bernadette
CRN: 1218
Course Description

This course examines trajectories of representations of race in popular culture (i.e., film, music, television), both produced by the dominant culture, as well as self-produced by various racial and ethnic groups. Through a historical perspective, we trace images in popular culture and how those images are tied to contemporary events of the time. We pay particular attention not only to the specific archetypes that exist, but also how those archetypes are nuanced or colored differently through the lenses of ethnicity, nationality, race, class, gender, and sexuality. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2400 - Landmarks in Rhetorical Theory
Online06/15 - 07/10 Hicks, Darrin
CRN: 1219
Course Description

This course is a survey of some of the major conceptual innovations in the history of rhetorical theory. In particular we will investigate the conceptions of rhetoric prevalent in antiquity and how they inform contemporary perspectives on rhetoric. In order to carry this off, we will conceptualize rhetoric as an attempt to answer the following questions: what is the relationship between what is true and what is the good. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 3140 - Advanced Intercultural Communication (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T06/15 - 08/136:00 pm to 9:50 pm 
CRN: 1014
Course Description

This course is designed to study the intersection of communication and culture. In this course, culture is defined broadly to include a variety of contexts, such as race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, age, and class. Students gain theoretical and practical understanding of the opportunities and obstacles that exist as individuals and communities communicate within and across cultures.

Computer Science (COMP)
COMP 1101 - Analytical Inquiry I (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1181
Course Description

Students explore the use of mathematics and computer programming in creating animations. Students create animations on their laptop computers using animation software. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

COMP 1101 - Analytical Inquiry I (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1182
Course Description

Students explore the use of mathematics and computer programming in creating animations. Students create animations on their laptop computers using animation software. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

COMP 2300 - Discrete Structures in Computer Science
Online06/15 - 07/10 Durso, Catherine
CRN: 1184
Course Description

Number systems and basic number theory, propositional and predicate logic, proof techniques, mathematical induction, sets, counting and discrete probability, case studies with applications from computer science, such as data representation, algorithm analysis and correctness, and system design.

COMP 2673 - Introduction to Computer Science III
M T W R06/15 - 07/102:00 pm to 3:50 pmAlBow, Mohammed
CRN: 1183
Course Description

An introduction to several advanced topics in computer science. Topics vary from year to year and may include any of the following: theory of computing, cryptography, databases, computer graphics, graph theory, game theory, fractals, mathematical programming, wavelets, file compression, computational biology, genetic algorithms, neural networks, simulation and queuing theory, randomized algorithms, parallel computing, complexity analysis, numerical methods. Prerequisite: COMP 1672 or COMP 1771.

COMP 3410 - World Wide Web Programming (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1186
Course Description

Creating WWW pages with HTML, accessing user-written programs via CGI scripts, creating forms, imagemaps and tables, and Java programming principles and techniques. Prerequisite: COMP 2355.

COMP 3705 - Tpcs: iOS (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Thurimella, Ramakrishna
CRN: 1185
Construction Management (CMGT)
CMGT 3190 - Construction Management Seminar (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/133:20 pm to 5:25 pmStein, Stuart
CRN: 1072
Course Description

A course sequence designed to emphasize the practical application of the theories and concepts of residential development. The course provides a capstone experience for seniors. Students are expected to apply their knowledge of general business, real estate and construction management practices by forming a student business entity, acquiring land, building and selling a residential property in a case format. Students will apply accounting, finance, marketing, real estate and construction management techniques in the planning for a residential development. The application of green building materials and methods is emphasized. Cross listed with CMGT 4490. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 2.

CMGT 3700 - Design Build Delivery (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:40 pmJackson, Barbara
CRN: 1071
Course Description

Exploration of various topics and issues related to construction management. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 2.

Economics (ECON)
ECON 1020 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics I: History and Theories
Online06/15 - 07/10 Cole, Paula
CRN: 1247
Course Description

This course presents an introductory analysis of how the economic aspects of our society operate. We begin with a brief examination of the development of human economic arrangements and how these developed into the kind of economy we have today. We then look at some of the historical development of how people thought that economic activity works and how they thought it should work. Then we go into an examination of the workings of markets and economic competition--what we call micro-economics--by examining some of the relevant theory as well as its embodiment in developments in the U.S. economy. Following that, we examine in much more detail the theory and some current issues involved in what we call macro-economics--the study of the workings of the national economy as a whole, with its concerns to explain such matters as the national rates of unemployment and price inflation, along with a study of the monetary and financial aspects of the economy and the promises and problems of gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ECON 1020 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics I: History and Theories
M T W R06/15 - 07/108:10 am to 10:40 amZuchegno, Daniel
CRN: 1248
Course Description

This course presents an introductory analysis of how the economic aspects of our society operate. We begin with a brief examination of the development of human economic arrangements and how these developed into the kind of economy we have today. We then look at some of the historical development of how people thought that economic activity works and how they thought it should work. Then we go into an examination of the workings of markets and economic competition--what we call micro-economics--by examining some of the relevant theory as well as its embodiment in developments in the U.S. economy. Following that, we examine in much more detail the theory and some current issues involved in what we call macro-economics--the study of the workings of the national economy as a whole, with its concerns to explain such matters as the national rates of unemployment and price inflation, along with a study of the monetary and financial aspects of the economy and the promises and problems of gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ECON 1030 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics II: Theories and Policies
Online06/15 - 07/10 Zuchegno, Daniel
CRN: 1249
Course Description

Examination of how markets work and the process of competition; public policy toward markets; antitrust, regulation, deregulation, public enterprise vs. privatization, etc.; distribution of income, labor-management and management-ownership-finance relations; impact of macroeconomic and international issues and policies on business, labor and consumers. Prerequisite: ECON 1020.

ECON 1030 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics II: Theories and Policies
Online07/20 - 08/13 Cole, Paula
CRN: 1250
Course Description

Examination of how markets work and the process of competition; public policy toward markets; antitrust, regulation, deregulation, public enterprise vs. privatization, etc.; distribution of income, labor-management and management-ownership-finance relations; impact of macroeconomic and international issues and policies on business, labor and consumers. Prerequisite: ECON 1020.

ECON 2050 - History of Economic Thought
M T W R07/20 - 08/138:10 am to 10:40 amUrquhart, Robert
CRN: 1251
Course Description

Development of economic thought; leading writers and schools, their influence and theories. Prerequisite: ECON 1030.

ECON 2410 - Industrial Organization Economics
Online06/15 - 07/10 Yasar, Yavuz
CRN: 1253
Course Description

This course explores some applied topics in microeconomic theory such as innovation and technological change; cost of production and decision making by firms; market structures and competition; labor market; the changing role of the state; antitrust; regulation and deregulation; and international trade. Prerequisite: ECON 1030.

ECON 2670 - Quantitative Methods
M T W R06/15 - 07/101:00 pm to 3:30 pmEvers, Mark
CRN: 1252
Course Description

This course offers an introduction to empirical work and statistics relevant to the study of economics. The course begins with a discussion of the use and creation of data, and various sources of data. It then presents the basic foundations of statistical methods for the description and analysis of data. Students learn how to calculate common descriptive statistics, test hypotheses related to the mean and differences between means, and how to perform and interpret bivariate linear regression analysis. In the process, students learn and use a popular software package commonly used for statistical analysis in economics. Prerequisite: ECON 1030.

English (ENGL)
ENGL 1110 - Literary Inquiry
Online06/15 - 07/10 Stratton, Billy
CRN: 1190
Course Description

Literary Inquiry introduces students to the variety of ways that poetry, fiction, and/or drama expand our understanding of what it means to be human. Topics vary to engage students in the rewarding process of interpreting the literary art form as a unique cultural expression. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ENGL 2130 - World Literature
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1191
Course Description

A literary journey around the world, the focus of this course includes the study of modern literature from different parts of the world--such as Africa and the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. Textual analysis as well as cultural and transnational contexts are emphasized. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ENGL 2708 - Topics: The Harlem Renaissance
Online06/15 - 07/10 Hardin, Tayana
CRN: 1187
ENGL 2710 - American Novel-19th & 20th Century
Online07/20 - 08/13 Davis, Clark
CRN: 1192
Course Description

This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ENGL 2712 - American Short Story
 01/25 - 01/25  
CRN: 1193
Course Description

Wide range of American short stories, quintessential American genre, from the early 19th century to present.

French (FREN)
FREN 2100 - Ecrire, lire et parler
 01/25 - 01/25  
CRN: 1333
Course Description

Writing, discussion and reading based on a topic or topics in French and Francophone cultures. Close attention paid to paper-writing skills. Prerequisite: FREN 2003 or equivalent.

Gender and Women's Studies (GWST)
GWST 1112 - Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies
Online07/06 - 07/24 Feitz, Lindsey
CRN: 1205
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the discipline of gender and women's studies. All cultures engage in a complex process of assigning cultural values and social roles which vary according to the cultural environment in which human interaction occurs. Among these, the process of translating biological differences into a complex system of gender remains one of the most important. Gender and women's studies aims to understand how this process of 'gendering' occurs, and its larger effects in society. This course also explores how this system of meaning relates to other systems of allocating power, including socioeconomic class, social status, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, and nationality. Using this lens, this course explores contemporary social developments and problems. Gender and women's studies is about studying, but it is also about meaningful engagement with the world. This class presents students with a variety of types of texts from sociological articles to literary fictions and documentary and fictional cinema to explore gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

GWST 1112 - Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies
Online06/15 - 07/10 Feitz, Lindsey
CRN: 1206
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the discipline of gender and women's studies. All cultures engage in a complex process of assigning cultural values and social roles which vary according to the cultural environment in which human interaction occurs. Among these, the process of translating biological differences into a complex system of gender remains one of the most important. Gender and women's studies aims to understand how this process of 'gendering' occurs, and its larger effects in society. This course also explores how this system of meaning relates to other systems of allocating power, including socioeconomic class, social status, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, and nationality. Using this lens, this course explores contemporary social developments and problems. Gender and women's studies is about studying, but it is also about meaningful engagement with the world. This class presents students with a variety of types of texts from sociological articles to literary fictions and documentary and fictional cinema to explore gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Geography (GEOG)
GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
M T W R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 10:20 amTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1405
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
T W R06/15 - 07/0310:30 am to 12:20 pmTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1407
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
T W R06/15 - 07/0310:30 am to 12:20 pmTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1408
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Keables, Michael
CRN: 1409
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
M T W R07/06 - 07/248:10 am to 10:20 amKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1410
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
T W R07/06 - 07/2410:30 am to 12:20 pmKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1411
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
T W R07/06 - 07/2410:30 am to 12:20 pmKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1413
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
M T W R07/27 - 08/138:10 am to 10:20 amSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1414
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
T W R07/27 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:20 pmSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1415
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
T W R07/27 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:20 pmSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1416
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1410 - People, Places & Landscapes
M T W R07/27 - 08/132:10 pm to 5:30 pmTaylor, Matthew
CRN: 1417
Course Description

In this course, students will study the location of people and activities across the surface of the Earth. Describing the locations and patterns of human activity only lays the foundation for exploring how and why such patterns have developed historically, and how they relate to the natural environment and other aspects of human behavior. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

GEOG 2100 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
M T W R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 11:15 am 
CRN: 1418
Course Description

Overview of GIS, including background, development, trends, and prospects in this technological field; software package and hands-on exercises used to examine basic geographic concepts and spatial data characteristics associated with automated mapping, projections, scales, geocoding, coordinate referencing, and data structures for computerized land-based data bases. Cross listed with GEOG 3100.

GEOG 2500 - Sustainability & Human Society
T R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 12:10 pm 
CRN: 1419
Course Description

Sustainability has become a catch phrase in discussions concerning the long-term viability of a number of phenomena, from the environment to the economy. Sustainability is commonly defined as meeting the needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. Students are introduced to issues inherent in discussions of sustainability. The major areas of focus include definitions of ecological and environmental sustainability, economic and political sustainability, and social justice, and various metrics used to assess sustainable behavior and practices. Students study the theory, principles and practices of sustainability, and participate in discussion and writing exercises based on lecture and readings.

GEOG 2810 - Geography of Latin America
M T W R06/22 - 07/171:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1420
Course Description

This course studies the countries and islands of Middle America; the interrelationships of peoples, resources and physical features. Cross listed with GEOG 4810.

GEOG 3000 - Advanced Geographic Statistics (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1447
Course Description

The second in a sequence of two courses that address general statistical applications particular to geography, environmental science and other disciplines dealing with a spatial dimension in the data they work with. The focus of this second course is on the more advanced multivariate statistical techniques. The course has a strong applied orientation as particular attention is given to which technique is the most appropriate to use for a given type of problem and how to interpret and apply the resulting statistics. Extensive use is made of computer statistics packages. Homework exercises involving such statistical techniques as multiple correlation and regression analysis, principle components analysis, discriminate analysis and canonical correlation. Prerequisite: GEOG 2000.

GEOG 3140 - GIS Database Design (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1448
Course Description

Designing databases to provide a foundation for GIS functions and applications, including investigating techniques used for designing databases in non-spatial environments and learning the applicability to GIS problems. Building on concepts and techniques introduced in the first half to extend traditional techniques and methodologies to model the requirements of spatial problems. Students learn to translate the conceptual spatial model into a physical implementation specific to GIS products. Prerequisite: GEOG 2100 or GEOG 3100.

German (GERM)
GERM 1416 - German Civilization: History, Politics, and Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Wilms, Wilfried
CRN: 1334
Course Description

This course is an introduction to intellectual and cultural currents in German civilization from the Enlightenment to the present, emphasizing the arts in the context of history and philosophy from the late 18th century to around the mid-20th century. Readings include excerpts from such thinkers as Kant, Fichte, Marx, Nietzsche, Weber, as well as poetry and short fictional works by Heine, Junger, Remarque, Borchert, and others. The readings are supplemented by films that students are expected to have watched at the beginning of each week. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Greek (GREK)
GREK 1416 - Myths of Greece & Rome
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 amCastellani, Victor
CRN: 1335
Course Description

Introduction to the goddesses and gods, heroes and heroines, and not a few monstrosities from popular tradition, literature, and visual arts of the ancient Greeks and Romans. Activities include imaginative and creative assignments. No prerequisite. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

History (HIST)
HIST 1350 - History of the British Empire
M T W R07/20 - 08/071:00 pm to 4:50 pmKreider, Jodie
CRN: 1224
Course Description

This course explores the rise and fall of the British Empire from its origins during the English conquests of Wales, Scotland and Ireland; explorations of the world, through commercial expansion under the British East India Company; the rise of Britain as the preeminent world imperial power during the 19th century and its eventual decline and legacy during the late 20th century. Using a variety of secondary articles, primary sources, films and monographs, this course analyzes highly debated issues including the interconnected nature of British society and developments out in the Empire, both cultural and political; the important role that women, gender, and racial ideologies placed in British dominance of one quarter of the globe; how the empire and representations of Empire changed over the century; and finally, the impact of that empire upon issues of identity and population in a post-colonial Britain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism Mgt (HRTM)
HRTM 1200 - Industry Work Experience (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
 06/15 - 08/13 Corsun, David
CRN: 1059
Course Description

Faculty supervised work experience. Prerequisites: HRTM 1100 and completion of 500 hours of approved work experience.

HRTM 3000 - Wines of the World
M T W R07/20 - 08/132:00 pm to 4:30 pmLane, Eric
CRN: 1061
Course Description

A survey course of the wines of the world, including old and new world wines; still, sparkling, dessert and fortified wines; viticulture and viniculture. Prerequisite: must be at least 21 years of age. Non-majors only.

Management (MGMT)
MGMT 2100 - Management and Organizational Behavior (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/133:20 pm to 5:25 pmStuart, Barbara
CRN: 1180
Course Description

This course is students? first introduction to the human side of organizations. Its theme is leading people and organizations for high performance in changing times. It includes management topics such as planning, control and decision making, and traditional organizational behavior topics such as motivation, communication, leadership, conflict management, teams and organizational design and culture. Ethical issues for managers are identified and studies; the global context of business is emphasized as a central factor in leading organizations; and the course includes integrating themes of sustainability, engagement, and inclusion ? creating organizations that are sustainable, that attract and engage talented people, and that exemplify inclusive excellence. Critical and analytical thinking skills are developed and reinforced throughout the course. Prerequisites: BUS 1000, LGST 2000, and degree checkpoint 1. Note: Not open to students who have completed MGMT 2150.

MGMT 3010 - Developing a Business Plan (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/131:00 pm to 3:10 pmLewis, Edward
CRN: 1177
Course Description

This is the culminating course for the business minor. It integrates the various functional areas (e.g., business law, management, accounting, marketing, and finance) with environmental scanning, competitive strategy, market feasibility, and innovation. Students study various business models through case studies, learning what leads to business success and failure. Students also learn about the business planning process, from start to finish, and develop an actual business plan for either a new, entrepreneurial venture or an established business. Prerequisites: BUS 1000, LGST 2000, ACTG 2010, FIN 2010, and MKTG 2010.

MGMT 3700 - Bottom of the Pyramid (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 06/195:30 pm to 7:40 pmStuart, Barbara
Online06/15 - 08/13 Stuart, Barbara
R06/22 - 08/135:30 pm to 7:40 pmStuart, Barbara
CRN: 1178
Course Description

Exploration of various topics and issues related to management. Prerequisites: Degree checkpoint 2 and MGMT 2000 or MGMT 2100.

Marketing (MKTG)
MKTG 2800 - Introduction to Marketing
Online06/15 - 07/10 Quinlan-Wilder, Tia
CRN: 1087
Course Description

Marketing is, at its core, the interface a company has with its customers, and what could be more important in business? This introductory course is a must for any business professional, and anyone seeking to be a savvy consumer or to learn about promoting oneself. It is a challenging, hands-on course with an integrated approach to learning the basic fundamentals of the subject. It develops a student?s ability to make sound planning decisions using real information from the external environment to determine market feasibility for a real product. The course has a segmented approach, allowing students to practice application of important concepts in the classroom and engage in teamwork. The segments build upon one another to allow students to create a complete and logically reasoned marketing plan for their chosen product. In team, students prepare a written report and deliver an oral presentation about their product. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 1

MKTG 2800 - Introduction to Marketing
Online06/15 - 07/10 Quinlan-Wilder, Tia
CRN: 1088
Course Description

Marketing is, at its core, the interface a company has with its customers, and what could be more important in business? This introductory course is a must for any business professional, and anyone seeking to be a savvy consumer or to learn about promoting oneself. It is a challenging, hands-on course with an integrated approach to learning the basic fundamentals of the subject. It develops a student?s ability to make sound planning decisions using real information from the external environment to determine market feasibility for a real product. The course has a segmented approach, allowing students to practice application of important concepts in the classroom and engage in teamwork. The segments build upon one another to allow students to create a complete and logically reasoned marketing plan for their chosen product. In team, students prepare a written report and deliver an oral presentation about their product. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 1

MKTG 2910 - Consumer Behavior
Online07/20 - 08/13 Quinlan-Wilder, Tia
CRN: 1089
Course Description

What?s the real reason some consumers want a big SUV? Maybe it?s not for offroading after all! This course is a fascinating look at why consumers buy what they do, and there is often more than meets the eye. CB uses frameworks from psychology and other disciplines to describe how consumers learn and how they make decisions about their purchases. The course also delves deeper into consumer demographic and psychographic characteristics and all of these concepts are then integrated and applied to designing appropriate marketing strategies for different segments. Students have an excellent opportunity to learn more about the human mind and practical applications for marketing efforts. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor

MKTG 2910 - Consumer Behavior
Online07/20 - 08/13 Quinlan-Wilder, Tia
CRN: 1090
Course Description

What?s the real reason some consumers want a big SUV? Maybe it?s not for offroading after all! This course is a fascinating look at why consumers buy what they do, and there is often more than meets the eye. CB uses frameworks from psychology and other disciplines to describe how consumers learn and how they make decisions about their purchases. The course also delves deeper into consumer demographic and psychographic characteristics and all of these concepts are then integrated and applied to designing appropriate marketing strategies for different segments. Students have an excellent opportunity to learn more about the human mind and practical applications for marketing efforts. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor

MKTG 3480 - Introduction to Digital Marketing (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/135:30 pm to 7:40 pm 
CRN: 1097
Course Description

Students typically see the importance of new digital technologies in their own lives, and businesses too must now connect with customers and other businesses through digital channels and adjst their marketing mix in order to succeed. This course provides the knowledge and skills to plan and implement a digital marketing strategy, create and manage digital marketing campaigns, and select and use the most effective tools and technologies to achieve the business? objectives. Students learn how to successfully integrate online tools including search engine optimization, pay per click advertising, email marketing, blogs, viral marketing, social media, and online PR within the overall marketing mix. In addition, students study the similarities and differences covering the mix elements in traditional and digital marketing, along with other topics such as customer relationship marketing, permission and consumer concerns around privacy, trust and security. Marketers with expertise in digital marketing are an invaluable asset to any organization as emerging technology continues to force organizations to adapt in order to excel in the digital age. Guest speakers have included best in class online retailers like Sierra Trading Post and Gaiam. Cross listed with MKTG 4805. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

MKTG 3480 - Introduction to Digital Marketing (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1099
Course Description

Students typically see the importance of new digital technologies in their own lives, and businesses too must now connect with customers and other businesses through digital channels and adjst their marketing mix in order to succeed. This course provides the knowledge and skills to plan and implement a digital marketing strategy, create and manage digital marketing campaigns, and select and use the most effective tools and technologies to achieve the business? objectives. Students learn how to successfully integrate online tools including search engine optimization, pay per click advertising, email marketing, blogs, viral marketing, social media, and online PR within the overall marketing mix. In addition, students study the similarities and differences covering the mix elements in traditional and digital marketing, along with other topics such as customer relationship marketing, permission and consumer concerns around privacy, trust and security. Marketers with expertise in digital marketing are an invaluable asset to any organization as emerging technology continues to force organizations to adapt in order to excel in the digital age. Guest speakers have included best in class online retailers like Sierra Trading Post and Gaiam. Cross listed with MKTG 4805. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

MKTG 3485 - Search Engine Marketing: Google Analytics & AdWords (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/135:30 pm to 7:40 pmMyers, Michael
CRN: 1094
Course Description

The digital marketing landscape has hundreds of tools that marketers can utilize to increase revenue, execute on strategies and develop deep brands. This course reviews the most essential of those tools; Google Analytics and Google AdWords. Our goal is to enable students to attain individual certification. By partnering with the businesses in our internship program, this class ensures students are mastering these ost sought after tools/skills. This course is fast-paced and has a real world focus. Cross listed with MKTG 4835. Prerequisites: DCB checkpoint 2 or marketing minor, and MKTG 3480 or permission of instructor.

MKTG 3485 - Search Engine Marketing: Google Analytics & AdWords (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Neels, Nicholas
CRN: 1161
Course Description

The digital marketing landscape has hundreds of tools that marketers can utilize to increase revenue, execute on strategies and develop deep brands. This course reviews the most essential of those tools; Google Analytics and Google AdWords. Our goal is to enable students to attain individual certification. By partnering with the businesses in our internship program, this class ensures students are mastering these ost sought after tools/skills. This course is fast-paced and has a real world focus. Cross listed with MKTG 4835. Prerequisites: DCB checkpoint 2 or marketing minor, and MKTG 3480 or permission of instructor.

MKTG 3490 - Social Media Marketing (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
T R06/15 - 08/137:50 pm to 10:00 pmMyers, Michael
CRN: 1091
Course Description

Social media marketing is an evolving field with consumers driving the changes marketers are seeing. Based on your business model, social media may be more than just distribution and prosumers may be a part of your long-term business strategy. This class illuminates the increasing importance of social media as it relates to consumer behavior and the purchase cycle. This course also develops a strategic model for a diverse range of businesses (B2B, B2C, Product, Service, Online, Online with Brick and Mortar) that empowers students as a marketer to determine their best strategy. Cross listed with MKTG 4815. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 or MKTG 2010 and MKTG 3480.

MKTG 3630 - International Marketing
Online06/15 - 07/10 Paul, Pallab
CRN: 1105
Course Description

The shrinking planet and constant pressure to maintain a firm?s growth mean that global marketing continues to grow in importance. This course introduces the various economic, social, cultural, political, and legal dimensions of international marketing from conceptual, methodological and application perspectives, and emphasizes how these international environmental factors should affect, and can be integrated into, marketing programs and strategies. This course provides students with methods for analyzing world markets and their respective consumers and environments, and to equip students with the skills in developing and implementing marketing strategies and decision making in international context. It is designed based on a combination of lectures and discussions of relevant concepts, case analyses of real global marketing issues, videos and readings from the business press, country snapshots, and a group research project in which student teams launch a discrete product in a foreign country of their choice. Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

MKTG 3660 - Sports & Entertainment Marketing
M W06/15 - 07/105:30 pm to 9:30 pmKitts, Brian
CRN: 1056
Course Description

There are few products about which consumers are more passionate than their sports and entertainment expenditures, so this topic is always an exciting one in marketing. This course provides an in-depth look at the processes and practices of marketing sports, concerts, film and other entertainment. The course emphasizes the practical use of advertising, promotion and public relations in creating athlete or entertainer images, providing a quality fan experience, promoting sponsorships or driving event ticket sales. Cross listed with MKTG 4660. Prerequisite: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

MKTG 3705 - Brand Management
M T W R F06/15 - 06/268:00 am to 12:00 pmJohnson, Carol
CRN: 1101
Course Description

Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

MKTG 3705 - International Consumer Behavior
Online06/15 - 07/10 Paul, Pallab
CRN: 1103
Course Description

Prerequisites: MKTG 2800 and degree checkpoint 2 or marketing minor.

Mathematics (MATH)
MATH 1010 - Elements of College Algebra
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1277
Course Description

This course is designed to review the required algebra skills to be successful in MATH 1200. The students study the following topics: review of basic algebra, solving equations and inequalities, rectangular coordinate systems and graphing, polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, and solving exponential and logarithmic equations.

MATH 1200 - Calculus for Business and Social Sciences
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 amSobieczky, Florian
CRN: 1278
Course Description

This is a one-quarter course for students in business, social sciences, and liberal arts. It covers elementary differential calculus with emphasis on applications to business and the social sciences. Topics include functions, graphs, limits, continuity, differentiation, and mathematical models. Students are required to attend weekly labs. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

MATH 1750 - College Algebra & Trigonometry
M T W R07/20 - 08/139:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1279
Course Description

Selected topics in algebra and analytic trigonometry intended to prepare students for the calculus sequence (MATH 1951, 1952, 1953). Cannot be used to satisfy the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural & Physical World requirement.

MATH 1951 - Calculus I
M T W R06/15 - 07/101:00 pm to 3:30 pmSobieczky, Florian
CRN: 1281
Course Description

Limits, continuity, differentiation of functions of one variable, applications of the derivative. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisite: MATH 1750 or equivalent.

MATH 1952 - Calculus II
M T W R07/20 - 08/139:20 am to 11:50 amReiber, Allegra
CRN: 1282
Course Description

Differentiation and integration of functions of one variable especially focusing on the theory, techniques and applications of integration. Prerequisite: MATH 1951.

MATH 1953 - Calculus III
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1285
Course Description

Integration of functions of one variable, infinite sequences and series, polar coordinates, parametric equations. Prerequisite: MATH 1952 OR math 1962.

Media Film Journalism Studies (MFJS)
MFJS 2000 - Introduction to Film Criticism
M T W R06/15 - 07/031:00 pm to 4:20 pmBuxton, Rodney
CRN: 1196
Course Description

Theories and methods of social, cultural and aesthetic criticism of film; emphasis on critical writing. Laboratory fee required. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

MFJS 2140 - Newswriting & Reporting
Online06/15 - 07/10 Demont-Heinrich, Christof
CRN: 1451
Course Description

Fundamentals of newswriting and reporting for print and broadcast journalism. Laboratory fee required.

MFJS 2210 - Introduction to Media and Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Liberman, Rachael
CRN: 1197
Course Description

Course introduces students to the organization of the U.S. media industries and their historical and contemporary role in U.S. culture. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

MFJS 3229 - Video Editing is for Everybody
M T W R F06/15 - 06/199:00 am to 5:00 pmSchroeder, Sheila
CRN: 1198
Course Description

The goal for this course is for students to have a basic working knowledge of editing using various media elements (video, audio, photos, music, graphics), developing proficiencies using different editing software, and applying a mixture of editing theories and techniques. This is a summer course only.

MFJS 3900 - Topics: History of Photography
Online06/15 - 07/10 Henry, Elizabeth
CRN: 1200
Music-Academic Classes (MUAC)
MUAC 1001 - Music Theory I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1288
MUAC 1002 - Music Theory I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1289
MUAC 1003 - Music Theory I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1291
MUAC 1016 - History of Jazz
M T W R06/15 - 07/1011:40 am to 2:00 pmKireilis, Ramon
CRN: 1254
Course Description

This course examines the short history of jazz and all its sub-styles (swing, bop, cool, etc.) from its roots to the early eighties. Students have access to the entire course online, including all the fantastic listening. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Note: Music majors do not receive Common Curriculum credit for this course.

MUAC 1017 - History of Rock and Roll
M T W R06/15 - 07/102:10 pm to 4:40 pmKireilis, Ramon
CRN: 1255
Course Description

The "birth of rock" occurred in the mid 1950's as a result of the convergence of pop, country and western, and rhythm and blues. This course traces that evolution by way of examining a broad picture of the general flow of those styles and their artists. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Note: Music majors do not receive Common Curriculum credit for this course.

MUAC 1020 - Aural Skills I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1295
Course Description

Development of aural analysis skills in meter, mode, harmonic function and song forms through solfeggio, singing and dictation.

MUAC 1021 - Aural Skills I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1296
Course Description

Development of aural analysis skills in meter, mode, harmonic function and song forms through solfeggio, singing and dictation.

MUAC 1022 - Aural Skills I
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1298
Course Description

Development of aural analysis in meter, mode, harmonic function and song forms through solfeggio, singing and dictation.

MUAC 2004 - Music Theory II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1292
MUAC 2005 - Music Theory II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1293
MUAC 2006 - Music Theory II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1294
MUAC 2020 - Aural Skills II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1299
Course Description

Dictation and sight singing of melodic, harmonic and contrapuntal examples from common practice period.

MUAC 2021 - Aural Skills II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1301
Course Description

Dictation and sight singing of melodic, harmonic and contrapuntal examples from common practice period.

MUAC 2022 - Aural Skills II
 06/15 - 07/10  
CRN: 1302
Course Description

Dictation and sight singing of melodic, harmonic and contrapuntal examples from common practice period.

Music-Ensembles (MUEN)
MUEN 3770 - Chamber Ensemble-Piano
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1256
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3772 - Chamber Ensemble-Harp
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1257
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3774 - Chamber Ensemble-Brass
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1258
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3776 - Chamber Ensemble-Percussion
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1259
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3777 - Chamber Ensemble-Strings
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1260
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3778 - Chamber Ensemble-Woodwind
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1261
Course Description

Small ensembles studying chamber music repertoire for various groups.

MUEN 3800 - Vocal Chamber Ensemble
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1262
Course Description

A small group of outstanding singers interested in singing soloist vocal chamber music.

Music-Studio Lessons (MUPR)
MUPR 2210 - Piano
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1263
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2230 - Voice
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1264
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2250 - Violin
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1265
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2270 - Violoncello
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1266
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2290 - Viola
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1267
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2310 - Bass Violin
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1268
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2330 - Harp
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1269
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2370 - Clarinet
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1270
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2390 - Flute
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1271
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2460 - Bassoon
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1272
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2480 - Trombone
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1273
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2500 - Trumpet
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1274
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2520 - Horn
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1275
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2540 - Euphonium
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1276
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2560 - Tuba
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1280
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2660 - Percussion
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1283
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2680 - Oboe
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1284
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2780 - Saxophone
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1286
Course Description

BA music emphasis.

MUPR 2920 - Composition
M T W R F06/14 - 06/28  
CRN: 1287
Course Description

One-on-one instruction for composition majors.

Philosophy (PHIL)
PHIL 2007 - Philosophy and Video Games
Online06/15 - 07/10 Surber, Jere
CRN: 1348
Course Description

Traditional and novel metaphysical, ethical, political, and aesthetic issues both arising within video games and posed by this still developing medium. No prerequisites. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

PHIL 2700 - Biomedical Ethics
M T W07/20 - 08/139:20 am to 12:50 pmBrown, Jeffrey
CRN: 1349
Course Description

Discussion of some of the most pressing ethical issues engaged by contemporary developments in biology and medicine. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Physics & Astronomy (PHYS)
PHYS 1111 - General Physics I
M T W R F07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 12:20 pmIona, Steven
CRN: 1355
Course Description

This is the first of a three-quarter sequence for students in any Natural Science and Mathematics field of study. The course stresses physics concepts rather than equation derivation as in the calculus-based course (PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214). Algebra and trigonometry are used regularly to solve problems and make predictions. Includes topics in mechanics (kinematics, dynamics) including forces, one and two dimensional motion, work, energy and momentum. The course includes a rigorous algebra-based laboratory that exposes students to a broad range of the real physical phenomena investigated using equipment as well as computerized instrumentation and data acquisition techniques. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: high school algebra, trigonometry. Students majoring in physics or engineering are required to take PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214. Lab fee associated with this course.

PHYS 1111 - General Physics I
M W F07/06 - 07/241:00 pm to 3:00 pmIona, Steven
CRN: 1356
Course Description

This is the first of a three-quarter sequence for students in any Natural Science and Mathematics field of study. The course stresses physics concepts rather than equation derivation as in the calculus-based course (PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214). Algebra and trigonometry are used regularly to solve problems and make predictions. Includes topics in mechanics (kinematics, dynamics) including forces, one and two dimensional motion, work, energy and momentum. The course includes a rigorous algebra-based laboratory that exposes students to a broad range of the real physical phenomena investigated using equipment as well as computerized instrumentation and data acquisition techniques. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: high school algebra, trigonometry. Students majoring in physics or engineering are required to take PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214. Lab fee associated with this course.

Psychology (PSYC)
PSYC 1001 - Foundations of Psychological Science
Online06/16 - 07/13 Reichmann-Decker, Aimee
CRN: 1327
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the scientific study of mind and behavior. It includes topics such as the biological basis of behavior, the developmental transitions from infancy through old age, the principles underlying perception, learning and memory, and the ways in which behavior is affected by its physical, social, and cultural context. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

PSYC 1001 - Foundations of Psychological Science
Online07/20 - 08/13 Miller, Pamela
CRN: 1328
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the scientific study of mind and behavior. It includes topics such as the biological basis of behavior, the developmental transitions from infancy through old age, the principles underlying perception, learning and memory, and the ways in which behavior is affected by its physical, social, and cultural context. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

PSYC 2031 - Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience
Online07/20 - 08/13 Rossi, Christy
CRN: 1324
Course Description

The goal of this course is to examine the relations between brain and behavior to better understand how complex behavior is mediated by the brain. Prerequisite: PSYC 1001.

PSYC 2070 - Child and Lifespan Development
Online07/20 - 08/13 Enos, Sarah
CRN: 1331
Course Description

This course explores physical, cognitive, social and emotional development across the lifespan, from the prenatal period through death. Prerequisite: PSYC 1001.

PSYC 2300 - Introduction to Statistics
T R06/15 - 07/108:10 am to 1:10 pmAustin, David
CRN: 1326
Course Description

Elementary statistical methods in psychology and education. Required for all students, but especially important for students planning graduate work in psychology. Recommended: knowledge of basic algebra. Prerequisite: PSYC 1001.

PSYC 2500 - Abnormal Psychology
M W R07/20 - 08/1310:30 am to 1:50 pmHankin, Benjamin
CRN: 1330
Course Description

Nature, causes, treatment and prevention of patterns of abnormal behavior. Prerequisite: PSYC 1001.

PSYC 3080 - Drugs and Behavior
M T W R06/15 - 07/1010:30 am to 1:00 pmRossi, Christy
CRN: 1325
Course Description

Nature of licit and illicit drugs; their short- and long-term biological and psychological effects. Prerequisites: PSYC 1001 and PSYC 2031.

PSYC 3530 - Child Psychopathology
Online06/15 - 07/10 Gudino, Omar
CRN: 1329
Course Description

Child Psychopathology surveys the latest theory and research in the field of developmental psychopathology, which is the study of abnormal behavior from a developmental perspective. Students learn about what the emotional and behavioral disorders of childhood and adolescence are, what causes them, and how they are treated. Additionally, the course covers how we judge what is considered to be abnormal or atypical, how we classify abnormal or atypical behavior, and how we acquire knowledge about developmental psychopathology. Prerequisites: PSYC 1001 and PSYC 2500.

Public Policy (PPOL)
PPOL 2710 - Demography of Public Policy
Online07/20 - 08/13 Salucci, Lapo
CRN: 1212
Course Description

"Demography is destiny." The consequences for American public policy are profound. America is aging, but becoming more diverse. A society in the midst of dynamic change is a society full of possibilities, but vulnerable to conflict. Values become indeterminate, with traditional communities vying for legitimacy with emergent cultures. Social movements, often populist in nature, challenge the established political order. This course focuses on the delineation of effective public policies to deal with demographic challenges, including (1) immigration policy; (2) the process of assimilation; (3) education; (4) geographic realignment; (5) competitive advantage of the United States relative to the European Union, Russia, and China. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Real Estate (REAL)
REAL 3007 - Real Estate Financial Analysis (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M W06/15 - 08/137:50 pm to 10:00 pmEngelstad, Jeffrey
CRN: 1069
Course Description

Alternative analysis formats that can be applied to a wide array of real estate analysis issues; simulates working/decision-making environment; structured overview of analysis tools focused on specific facets of multidimensional real estate decision-making environment; applications in investment analysis, feasibility analysis, valuation, market analysis, and report writing and presentation. Cross listed with REAL 4007. Prerequisites: REAL 3307 and degree checkpoint 2.

REAL 3337 - Real Estate Securities and Syndications (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M W06/15 - 08/138:10 am to 10:20 amLevine, Mark
CRN: 1065
Course Description

Introduction to real estate securities; emphasis on private offerings; determining whether a contemplated transaction involves a security, and what happens if it does; exemptions from registration (Reg D); registration requirements; investor suitability, how to syndicate, acquisition of property, marketing of the property, tax structure and formation of syndication, compensation to syndicators, real estate tax considerations. Application of sustainability concepts is important in this class dealing with real estate securities issues. Cross listed with REAL 4337. Prerequisite: degree checkpoint 2.

REAL 3377 - Real Estate Investment Seminar (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M W06/15 - 08/135:30 pm to 7:40 pmEngelstad, Jeffrey
CRN: 1067
Course Description

Capstone course for graduating seniors. Case method applied to real property development and real estate investment analysis for decision making; computer software for discounted cash flow, risk and simulation analysis; growth, sustainability and environmental issues, portfolio strategy and analysis. Cross listed with REAL 4477. Prerequisites: REAL 3007 and REAL 3317, degree checkpoint 2 and senior standing.

Religious Studies (RLGS)
RLGS 2102 - Judaism, Christianity & Islam
Online06/15 - 07/10 Raschke, Carl
CRN: 1344
Course Description

This course introduces students to the three major monotheistic religious traditions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. In the process of tracing the long and rich histories of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, we examine the beliefs and practices that became central and definitive for Jews, Christians, and Muslims. We begin with the ancient heritage of each religion (scriptures, founders, early institutions). Then we explore how these foundational traditions were preserved and re-invigorated in response to centuries of social change and critical moments of political upheaval. Most significant, in this regard, is the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim encounter with their respective holy Scriptures--as generation after generation of adherents have attempted to understand the revealed words of God, to proclaim their continual relevance for all places and all times and to inscribe them upon their bodies and hearts through prayer, worship, and daily life. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

RLGS 2202 - New Testament
Online06/15 - 07/10 Robbins, Gregory
CRN: 1345
Course Description

This course takes a multifaceted approach (historical, literary, and critical) to the writings that comprise the Christian New Testament. The New Testament are read as a collection of primary documents that chronicle the primitive Church?s slow and often painful process of self-definition. In these writings it is possible to discern the tension that arose because of the strong religious and cultural ties early Christianity maintained with Palestinian Judaism, from which it emerged as a sectarian or reform movement. The careful reader also finds evidence of the new religion?s encounter with the Greco-Roman world from whose variegated ethos and culture it borrowed considerably on the way to becoming an important religious force in the first century. In exploring the New Testament, then, we attempt to recover something of the sense of what it meant to be a Christian in New Testament times. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with JUST 2202.

Sociology (SOCI)
SOCI 1810 - Understanding Social Life
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 12:50 pmDingeman-Cerda, Katie
CRN: 1304
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the discipline of sociology and to the insights it provides into the human condition. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

SOCI 2250 - Criminology
Online07/06 - 08/07 Del Rosso, Jared
CRN: 1305
Course Description

Social meaning of criminal behavior; relationship between crime and society in particular, how production and distribution of economic, political and cultural resources shape construction of law, order and crime; different types of crime, criminals and victims, and efforts to understand and control them. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

SOCI 2795 - Capital Punishment
M T W R06/15 - 06/269:20 am to 2:20 pmPhillips, Ronald
CRN: 1307
Course Description

This course examines three main topics: the history of capital punishment (facts and trends, public opinion, legislation, and landmark Supreme Court cases); arguments often made for abolition (arbitrariness, cost, and innocence); and arguments often made for retention (deterrence, incapacitation, and retribution). Prerequisite: SOCI 1810 or permission of instructor.

SOCI 3998 - Criminology Assessment (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
 06/15 - 08/13 Martinez, Lisa
CRN: 1314
Course Description

This course involves a required assessment of graduating sociology and criminology majors' knowledge of the discipline based on courses taken. Prerequisites: SOCI 1810, SOCI 2005, SOCI 2006, SOCI 2020, and SOCI 2250; permission of instructor.

SOCI 3999 - Sociology Assessment (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
 06/15 - 08/13 Martinez, Lisa
CRN: 1315
Course Description

This course involves a required assessment of graduating sociology and criminology majors' knowledge of the discipline based on courses taken. Prerequisites: SOCI 1810, SOCI 2005, SOCI 2006, SOCI 2020, and SOCI 2420; permission of instructor.

Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN 1001 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1336
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

SPAN 1002 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1337
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

SPAN 1003 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1338
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

SPAN 2300 - Iberian Culture & Civilization
Abroad07/27 - 08/13 Walter, Susan
CRN: 1339
Course Description

Intensive study of culture of Spain; manifestations of culture found in history, art, architecture, music, literature, and politics of early and modern Spain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Prerequisite: SPAN 2100 or equivalent.

SPAN 2300 - Iberian Culture & Civilization
Abroad07/27 - 08/13 Torre, Javier
CRN: 1340
Course Description

Intensive study of culture of Spain; manifestations of culture found in history, art, architecture, music, literature, and politics of early and modern Spain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Prerequisite: SPAN 2100 or equivalent.

Theatre (THEA)
THEA 1810 - The Process of Theatre: Page to Stage (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M T W R07/20 - 08/0610:30 am to 1:50 pmMcDonald, Steven
CRN: 1195
Course Description

Exploration of the process playwrights, directors, actors, and designers use in creating a theatrical production. Individual sections may focus on single areas only?please see department for current offerings. In this course, students will demonstrate the ability to create or interpret the texts, ideas or artifacts of human culture. They will also identify and analyze the connections between these things and the human experience/perception of the world. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Advanced Seminar

Advanced Seminar (ASEM)
ASEM 2460 - Latina/o Religious Traditions
M W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 4:45 pmLeon, Luis
CRN: 1342
Course Description

This course is organized around the broad question: Is there enough commonality in the texts (including cultural texts) we have studied to organize and name a singular field of social relations we can rightly call "Lainta/o Religion?" This course engages and excites students by enabling them to study religious traditions in an academic place removed from direct faith commitments. Toward this end, we will view art, hear music, watch films and talk to religious leaders.

ASEM 2461 - Fairy Tale Morality
Online07/20 - 08/13 Enos, Sarah
CRN: 1332
Course Description

Stories and books for children carry implicit and explicit messages about stereotypes, beliefs and expectations in our culture, and make assumptions about the cognitive, social and emotional maturity of the child. This course explores a range of children's books, examining the cultural messages they send and the assumptions they make about children's development. Selected books will be those written for different ages and cultures, as well as from different historical periods, to highlight how children's literature mirrors and propagates cultural norms. We examine selected works using literary, psychological, sociological and educational perspectives.

ASEM 2526 - Communication in Close Relationships
Online06/15 - 07/10 Serewicz, Mary
CRN: 1220
Course Description

Communication in Close Relationships emphasizes the relationship between the self and others at a personal level. We examine research from a variety of disciplines, including communication, psychology, sociology, family studies and history, to increase our understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives. The three main perspectives we investigate show how relationships affect and are affected by their context, the individuals involved and the relational system. The goals of this course are for students to increase their understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives; evaluate critically the information about relationships that we encounter in our everyday lives; ask and investigate questions about real-life relationships; and communicate insights into communication and relationships in a variety of formats.

ASEM 2526 - Communication in Close Relationships
Online07/20 - 08/13 Serewicz, Mary
CRN: 1221
Course Description

Communication in Close Relationships emphasizes the relationship between the self and others at a personal level. We examine research from a variety of disciplines, including communication, psychology, sociology, family studies and history, to increase our understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives. The three main perspectives we investigate show how relationships affect and are affected by their context, the individuals involved and the relational system. The goals of this course are for students to increase their understanding of relationships from diverse perspectives; evaluate critically the information about relationships that we encounter in our everyday lives; ask and investigate questions about real-life relationships; and communicate insights into communication and relationships in a variety of formats.

ASEM 2529 - Analyzing the American Dream - Expressionist Film in 1950's Hollywood
Online06/15 - 07/10 Gault, James
CRN: 1207
Course Description

This course focuses on the output of a few Hollywood directors (primarily Ida Lupino, Nicholas Ray and Douglas Sirk) who seem to reflect the dominant ideologies of post-war Hollywood. On the surface, their films celebrate middle-class success, a simple American can-do attitude and, most important for this class, characters who seem to reestablish pre-war expectations of femininity and masculinity. Rules of femininity, masculinity and sexuality are a constant focus for these directors, and each has his or her own approach to exploring the repercussions of strict gender assignment.

ASEM 2539 - Health, Media and the Self
Online06/15 - 07/10 Botta, Renee
CRN: 1208
Course Description

What are cultural beliefs about health, about prevention and about risk? We focus on how culture, media, peers, medical professionals and family influence how we construct and define health and the many key concepts scholars have linked to the notion of being healthy, preventing ill health and pursuing good health. We also examine the impact and function of these definitions on our everyday lives by exploring what health perceptions have to do with one's self concept, identity, self esteem, relationships, expectations, attitudes, beliefs and behaviors.

ASEM 2557 - Body & Sexuality in Religions
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 12:40 pmSchofield, Alison
CRN: 1343
Course Description

This course examines the unique place of the body in biblical religion. We ask how the Bible and its interpreters have shaped current views on sex and the gendered body in Western society. How has the Bible been (mis)used in relation to current understandings of the physical body? Is the saying that a "human" does not have a body, but is a body as true for the Hebrew Bible as the Christian New Testament? How has Judaism and Christianity (de)valued sexuality, procreation and celibacy? How do the biblical traditions shape our modern opinions about the ideal physical body and body modification? How can we understand "out-of-body" experiences and notions of death and afterlife in Western religion? Students are encouraged to interpret the Bible and their own beliefs from a uniquely embodied perspective.

ASEM 2560 - America Through Foreign Eyes
Online06/15 - 07/10 Demont-Heinrich, Christof
CRN: 1209
Course Description

The United States, and Americans, occupy a unique, privileged and powerful position in the contemporary world order. Indeed, according to many scholarly and public accounts, the U.S. has achieved unprecedented status as the preeminent world power. Yet, despite or, paradoxically, perhaps because of its status as what some have called a world "hyperpower," large numbers of Americans are mostly, if not totally unaware of what U.S. global preeminence means to them and to other people around the world. This course aims to inspire critical reflection on the student's part about the role of the United States - its political and economic systems and practices, its culture, and most fundamentally its social actors, meaning its people(s), in a globalizing world.

ASEM 2576 - Art, Thought, Spirituality
Online07/20 - 08/13 Raschke, Carl
CRN: 1346
Course Description

This course examines the close and complex relationship between esthetic expression and private religiosity, or "spirituality." The course will examine how theories as well as personal accounts of artistic creativity, experience and appreciation can both broaden and deepen our understanding of the inner life that is otherwise communicated in religious terms and how artistic expression can also have a quasi-religious or "spiritual" character. The central objective will be to illumine the way in which the construction of the individual self and the formation of the personal identity are intimately tied to different quests that are artistic and spiritual at once.

ASEM 2577 - Cultural Intersections
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1450
Course Description

In this course, we explore the dynamics of cultural reception or the translational dimension of modern culture, particularly the reception of narratives within particular cultures and beyond. Our main focus is the principles that integrate and divide people along the lines of race, class, ethnicity and culture. Our journey involves studies of cultural contacts, contexts and narratives from Africa and the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.

ASEM 2579 - From Literature to Film
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1188
Course Description

In this course, we examine the adaptation of literary works into films. We closely study selected modern literary works and the film interpretations of each work. Focusing on the transition from one narrative form to another, the course enhances the critical skill of students as well as their creative ability with respect to cinematic translations. We, therefore, also have mini scriptwriting workshops as a way of imaginatively highlighting the sort of considerations that go into the making of the film script.

ASEM 2596 - Politics of Reconciliation (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Sun, Jing
CRN: 1449
Course Description

This class addresses the national and international efforts to seek justice and achieve reconciliation. It examines how state and non-state actors reflect on an unfortunate or hostile past with a designated "other": how did their relations and interactions with this targeted "other" go wrong? What were the material, philosophical and emotional grounds to breed such hostilities? What were the consequences? Has the memory of the "past self" and "past others" shaped the way the two groups interact today? Why do some actors refuse to say "sorry," and why do some victims refuse to forgive? What are the similarities and differences among various reconciliation projects? In this class, we lead students to explore these challenging yet exciting questions.

ASEM 2597 - Unwrapping the Rhetoric of Consumption
Online06/15 - 07/10 Hunter, Keeley
CRN: 1222
Course Description

Unwrapping the Rhetoric of Consumption: A Critical Investigation of the Relationship between Communication, Consumption, Shopping, and Identity is a writing intensive course that offers an introduction to the study of consumption as a communicative phenomenon. People often use consumption to demonstrate who they are, their worth/importance, their relational ties, their gender, etc. The course will examine the socially positive and negative implications of these practices of consumption. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2609 - Literature of Nature and Apocalypse
Online06/15 - 07/10 Stratton, Billy
CRN: 1189
Course Description

Concern about the declining state of the environment has been a topic of longstanding interest, from Henry David Thoreau to John Muir, and writers like Edward Abbey, Ernest Callenbach, Louise Erdrich, T.C. Boyle, Octavia Burtler, Cormac McCarthy and others. This writing intensive course examines questions relating to environmental activism and social structures predicated upon technological and materialist culture. It considers how American writers have reassessed the relation between religious beliefs and notions of utopia and apocalypse. It examines and analyzes timely and relevant historical, literary, and philosophical issues relating to the current state of the environment.

ASEM 2620 - Inventing America
Online07/20 - 08/13 Hicks, Darrin
CRN: 1223
Course Description

This class introduces students to exemplary public documents, primarily in the form of speeches, which address the promises set out in the preamble of the U.S. Declaration of Independence: the rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. The course traces how these promises have been articulated by a succession of public actors ranging from U.S. Presidents to members of radical political factions. The course always addresses three major political movements: (1) the movement for political inclusion of Blacks, beginning with early abolitionists and extending to the struggle for civil rights, including the black power movement; (2) the movement for the political inclusion of women, beginning with the suffragists and extending to include feminism, including the fights over sexual freedom; and (3) the struggle over economic rights, beginning with early U.S. socialist and anarchist movements and extending into the contest over the creation and pruning of the U.S. welfare system.

ASEM 2641 - Globalization from Above and Below
Online06/15 - 07/10 Gordon, Hava
CRN: 1317
Course Description

This course provides a unique and challenging opportunity for students to clarify the concept of globalization by exploring parallel and interesting forces "from above and below." This course draws widely from international studies, economics, political science, sociology, environmental studies, and feminist theory to examine processes of global social change and conflict. Through academic theorizing and activist writings, the course familiarizes students with some of the landmark debates on globalization. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2641 - Globalization from Above and Below
Online07/20 - 08/13 Gordon, Hava
CRN: 1318
Course Description

This course provides a unique and challenging opportunity for students to clarify the concept of globalization by exploring parallel and interesting forces "from above and below." This course draws widely from international studies, economics, political science, sociology, environmental studies, and feminist theory to examine processes of global social change and conflict. Through academic theorizing and activist writings, the course familiarizes students with some of the landmark debates on globalization. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2660 - Cinematic Storytelling
Online06/15 - 07/10 Henry, Elizabeth
CRN: 1211
Course Description

The course acquaints students with basic concepts and methods used in the analysis of stories, the theoretical assumptions and models describing and justifying those concepts and models, and practical applications of story analysis in cinematic and script form. We begin with Aristotle, provide an interdisciplinary and historical overview of narratology, move to literary narrative analysis, and then focus on film-theoretical approaches while gaining practical skills in analysis of the elements of storytelling in fiction, film and television. In this way, students gain some historical perspectives on the form and function of story - its timeless prevalence as well as its more current iterations.

ASEM 2666 - Murder in America
M T W R06/15 - 07/031:00 pm to 4:30 pmPasko, Lisa
CRN: 1319
Course Description

This course draws on research from several perspectives in order to examine: (1) the definitions, scope, consequences and historical trends of homicide in America over the last century, including a case study investigation of why the murder rate dropped dramatically in New York City by the late 1990s; (2) past and current sociological/cultural and psychological explanations for lethal violence, including an in-depth look at serial, mass and spree killers; (3) crime policies and techniques aimed at reducing lethal violence, which entails a critical look at Three Strikes and You're Out laws aimed at violent offenders; and (4) media representations of homicide defendants and victims.

ASEM 2692 - Philosophy of Migration and Global Citizenship
M T W R F07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:40 amNail, Thomas
CRN: 1347
Course Description

The 21st century is already being described by many as "The Age of Migration." This course explores the implications of mass global migration for the political philosophies of citizenship on which sovereign states are founded. Is something like a global citizenship possible? This seminar offers a cross-disciplinary perspective on this and other related issues. Completion of all Common Curriculum requirements is required prior to registering for this class.

ASEM 2720 - Nazi Germany: History, Literature, Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Wilms, Wilfried
CRN: 1341
Course Description

This course explores Germany's Nazi era. It focuses on themes like redemption, temptation, national community, conflict and memory while analyzing both texts and visuals from and related to the period. Prerequisite: Completion of all other Common Curriculum Requirements.

ASEM 2734 - Music and Spirituality
Online06/15 - 07/03 Taavola, Kristin
CRN: 1322
Course Description

At a time when "spiritual" music appears in a wide variety of contexts such as churches, yoga studios, raves, and radio broadcasts, "Music and Spirituality" explores individual and collective perspectives on music and transcendence, and teaches how a deeper understanding of those perspectives can lead to a broader view of meaning in human experience.

ASEM 2734 - Music and Spirituality
Online06/15 - 07/03 Taavola, Kristin
CRN: 1323
Course Description

At a time when "spiritual" music appears in a wide variety of contexts such as churches, yoga studios, raves, and radio broadcasts, "Music and Spirituality" explores individual and collective perspectives on music and transcendence, and teaches how a deeper understanding of those perspectives can lead to a broader view of meaning in human experience.

Analytical Inquiry: Natural & Physical World

Computer Science (COMP)
COMP 1101 - Analytical Inquiry I (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1181
Course Description

Students explore the use of mathematics and computer programming in creating animations. Students create animations on their laptop computers using animation software. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

COMP 1101 - Analytical Inquiry I (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13  
CRN: 1182
Course Description

Students explore the use of mathematics and computer programming in creating animations. Students create animations on their laptop computers using animation software. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

Mathematics (MATH)
MATH 1200 - Calculus for Business and Social Sciences
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 amSobieczky, Florian
CRN: 1278
Course Description

This is a one-quarter course for students in business, social sciences, and liberal arts. It covers elementary differential calculus with emphasis on applications to business and the social sciences. Topics include functions, graphs, limits, continuity, differentiation, and mathematical models. Students are required to attend weekly labs. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

MATH 1951 - Calculus I
M T W R06/15 - 07/101:00 pm to 3:30 pmSobieczky, Florian
CRN: 1281
Course Description

Limits, continuity, differentiation of functions of one variable, applications of the derivative. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisite: MATH 1750 or equivalent.

Analytical Inquiry: Society & Culture

Art - Studio (ARTS)
ARTS 1015 - Experiences in the Visual Arts
M T W R F07/06 - 07/179:00 am to 4:00 pmMacInnes, Roderick
CRN: 1352
Course Description

This course explores the language of the visual arts and how it can be used to communicate ideas about culture, history and the personal. Through hands-on exercises and experimentation in different media students create visual art works that interpret the world around them. This course focuses on different areas of the visual arts that change its focus depending on the area of expertise of the faculty teaching it. (Example: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture.) There are weekly and bi-weekly projects and assignments, demonstrations, class discussions and critiques, writing assignments, guest artist lectures and visits to area museums or galleries. Students leave the course with a broader understanding of the visual arts, past and present, and the ability to take other upper division courses in art or art history. Students also leave with a more in-depth understanding of the creative process that will inform other areas of studies throughout the University and which will enrich their lives long into the future. Lab fee. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Art History (ARTH)
ARTH 1070 - Artists on Film
M T W R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 11:40 amWarlick, M.
CRN: 1350
Course Description

Artists with turbulent lives have often captured the popular imagination. Typically, novels, plays and films about such artists perpetuate myths of tormented souls overcoming hardships, enduring romantic catastrophes and struggling with their creative genius. Usually, the reality is quite different as an artist's path is one of developing talent, hard work, persistence and great personal courage. This class explores the lives and works of several famous artists. We evaluate the myths and the realities of their lives by comparing their art to films and documentaries that have been made about them. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Communication (COMN)
COMN 2030 - Social Movement Rhetoric
Online07/20 - 08/13 Hunter, Keeley
CRN: 1452
Course Description

This course explores the principle agency that less powerful groups have used for social change in recent U.S. history--the rhetoric of social movement. More specifically, we consider in concrete detail and theoretical nuance the capacity of ordinary people to persuade others, voice grievances, and thus challenge broader society. Our explorations focus primarily on the rhetoric of dissident (non-majority, non-State, often un-institutionalized and non-normative) voice in our culture--both on the "right" and the "left"-- as they have sought, and continue to seek, social change. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2210 - Gender, Communication, Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Willink, Kate
CRN: 1215
Course Description

This course considers how gender is created, maintained, repaired, and transformed through communication in particular relational, cultural, social, and historical contexts. This course is designed to help students develop thoughtful answers to the following questions: What is gender, how do we acquire it, how do cultural structures and practices normalize and reproduce it, and how do we change and/or maintain it to better serve ourselves and our communities? Throughout the term, we explore how dynamic communicative interactions create, sustain, and subvert femininities and masculinities "from the ground up." This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with GWST 2212.

COMN 2210 - Gender, Communication, Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Willink, Kate
CRN: 1216
Course Description

This course considers how gender is created, maintained, repaired, and transformed through communication in particular relational, cultural, social, and historical contexts. This course is designed to help students develop thoughtful answers to the following questions: What is gender, how do we acquire it, how do cultural structures and practices normalize and reproduce it, and how do we change and/or maintain it to better serve ourselves and our communities? Throughout the term, we explore how dynamic communicative interactions create, sustain, and subvert femininities and masculinities "from the ground up." This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with GWST 2212.

COMN 2220 - Race and Popular Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Calafell, Bernadette
CRN: 1217
Course Description

This course examines trajectories of representations of race in popular culture (i.e., film, music, television), both produced by the dominant culture, as well as self-produced by various racial and ethnic groups. Through a historical perspective, we trace images in popular culture and how those images are tied to contemporary events of the time. We pay particular attention not only to the specific archetypes that exist, but also how those archetypes are nuanced or colored differently through the lenses of ethnicity, nationality, race, class, gender, and sexuality. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2220 - Race and Popular Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Calafell, Bernadette
CRN: 1218
Course Description

This course examines trajectories of representations of race in popular culture (i.e., film, music, television), both produced by the dominant culture, as well as self-produced by various racial and ethnic groups. Through a historical perspective, we trace images in popular culture and how those images are tied to contemporary events of the time. We pay particular attention not only to the specific archetypes that exist, but also how those archetypes are nuanced or colored differently through the lenses of ethnicity, nationality, race, class, gender, and sexuality. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 2400 - Landmarks in Rhetorical Theory
Online06/15 - 07/10 Hicks, Darrin
CRN: 1219
Course Description

This course is a survey of some of the major conceptual innovations in the history of rhetorical theory. In particular we will investigate the conceptions of rhetoric prevalent in antiquity and how they inform contemporary perspectives on rhetoric. In order to carry this off, we will conceptualize rhetoric as an attempt to answer the following questions: what is the relationship between what is true and what is the good. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

English (ENGL)
ENGL 1110 - Literary Inquiry
Online06/15 - 07/10 Stratton, Billy
CRN: 1190
Course Description

Literary Inquiry introduces students to the variety of ways that poetry, fiction, and/or drama expand our understanding of what it means to be human. Topics vary to engage students in the rewarding process of interpreting the literary art form as a unique cultural expression. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ENGL 2130 - World Literature
Online06/15 - 07/10 Nwosu, Michael Maik
CRN: 1191
Course Description

A literary journey around the world, the focus of this course includes the study of modern literature from different parts of the world--such as Africa and the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. Textual analysis as well as cultural and transnational contexts are emphasized. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ENGL 2710 - American Novel-19th & 20th Century
Online07/20 - 08/13 Davis, Clark
CRN: 1192
Course Description

This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

German (GERM)
GERM 1416 - German Civilization: History, Politics, and Culture
Online06/15 - 07/10 Wilms, Wilfried
CRN: 1334
Course Description

This course is an introduction to intellectual and cultural currents in German civilization from the Enlightenment to the present, emphasizing the arts in the context of history and philosophy from the late 18th century to around the mid-20th century. Readings include excerpts from such thinkers as Kant, Fichte, Marx, Nietzsche, Weber, as well as poetry and short fictional works by Heine, Junger, Remarque, Borchert, and others. The readings are supplemented by films that students are expected to have watched at the beginning of each week. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Greek (GREK)
GREK 1416 - Myths of Greece & Rome
M T W R06/15 - 07/109:20 am to 11:50 amCastellani, Victor
CRN: 1335
Course Description

Introduction to the goddesses and gods, heroes and heroines, and not a few monstrosities from popular tradition, literature, and visual arts of the ancient Greeks and Romans. Activities include imaginative and creative assignments. No prerequisite. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

History (HIST)
HIST 1350 - History of the British Empire
M T W R07/20 - 08/071:00 pm to 4:50 pmKreider, Jodie
CRN: 1224
Course Description

This course explores the rise and fall of the British Empire from its origins during the English conquests of Wales, Scotland and Ireland; explorations of the world, through commercial expansion under the British East India Company; the rise of Britain as the preeminent world imperial power during the 19th century and its eventual decline and legacy during the late 20th century. Using a variety of secondary articles, primary sources, films and monographs, this course analyzes highly debated issues including the interconnected nature of British society and developments out in the Empire, both cultural and political; the important role that women, gender, and racial ideologies placed in British dominance of one quarter of the globe; how the empire and representations of Empire changed over the century; and finally, the impact of that empire upon issues of identity and population in a post-colonial Britain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Media Film Journalism Studies (MFJS)
MFJS 2000 - Introduction to Film Criticism
M T W R06/15 - 07/031:00 pm to 4:20 pmBuxton, Rodney
CRN: 1196
Course Description

Theories and methods of social, cultural and aesthetic criticism of film; emphasis on critical writing. Laboratory fee required. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Music-Academic Classes (MUAC)
MUAC 1016 - History of Jazz
M T W R06/15 - 07/1011:40 am to 2:00 pmKireilis, Ramon
CRN: 1254
Course Description

This course examines the short history of jazz and all its sub-styles (swing, bop, cool, etc.) from its roots to the early eighties. Students have access to the entire course online, including all the fantastic listening. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Note: Music majors do not receive Common Curriculum credit for this course.

MUAC 1017 - History of Rock and Roll
M T W R06/15 - 07/102:10 pm to 4:40 pmKireilis, Ramon
CRN: 1255
Course Description

The "birth of rock" occurred in the mid 1950's as a result of the convergence of pop, country and western, and rhythm and blues. This course traces that evolution by way of examining a broad picture of the general flow of those styles and their artists. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Note: Music majors do not receive Common Curriculum credit for this course.

Philosophy (PHIL)
PHIL 2007 - Philosophy and Video Games
Online06/15 - 07/10 Surber, Jere
CRN: 1348
Course Description

Traditional and novel metaphysical, ethical, political, and aesthetic issues both arising within video games and posed by this still developing medium. No prerequisites. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

PHIL 2700 - Biomedical Ethics
M T W07/20 - 08/139:20 am to 12:50 pmBrown, Jeffrey
CRN: 1349
Course Description

Discussion of some of the most pressing ethical issues engaged by contemporary developments in biology and medicine. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Religious Studies (RLGS)
RLGS 2102 - Judaism, Christianity & Islam
Online06/15 - 07/10 Raschke, Carl
CRN: 1344
Course Description

This course introduces students to the three major monotheistic religious traditions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. In the process of tracing the long and rich histories of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, we examine the beliefs and practices that became central and definitive for Jews, Christians, and Muslims. We begin with the ancient heritage of each religion (scriptures, founders, early institutions). Then we explore how these foundational traditions were preserved and re-invigorated in response to centuries of social change and critical moments of political upheaval. Most significant, in this regard, is the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim encounter with their respective holy Scriptures--as generation after generation of adherents have attempted to understand the revealed words of God, to proclaim their continual relevance for all places and all times and to inscribe them upon their bodies and hearts through prayer, worship, and daily life. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

RLGS 2202 - New Testament
Online06/15 - 07/10 Robbins, Gregory
CRN: 1345
Course Description

This course takes a multifaceted approach (historical, literary, and critical) to the writings that comprise the Christian New Testament. The New Testament are read as a collection of primary documents that chronicle the primitive Church?s slow and often painful process of self-definition. In these writings it is possible to discern the tension that arose because of the strong religious and cultural ties early Christianity maintained with Palestinian Judaism, from which it emerged as a sectarian or reform movement. The careful reader also finds evidence of the new religion?s encounter with the Greco-Roman world from whose variegated ethos and culture it borrowed considerably on the way to becoming an important religious force in the first century. In exploring the New Testament, then, we attempt to recover something of the sense of what it meant to be a Christian in New Testament times. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Cross listed with JUST 2202.

Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN 2300 - Iberian Culture & Civilization
Abroad07/27 - 08/13 Walter, Susan
CRN: 1339
Course Description

Intensive study of culture of Spain; manifestations of culture found in history, art, architecture, music, literature, and politics of early and modern Spain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Prerequisite: SPAN 2100 or equivalent.

SPAN 2300 - Iberian Culture & Civilization
Abroad07/27 - 08/13 Torre, Javier
CRN: 1340
Course Description

Intensive study of culture of Spain; manifestations of culture found in history, art, architecture, music, literature, and politics of early and modern Spain. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement. Prerequisite: SPAN 2100 or equivalent.

Theatre (THEA)
THEA 1810 - The Process of Theatre: Page to Stage (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
M T W R07/20 - 08/0610:30 am to 1:50 pmMcDonald, Steven
CRN: 1195
Course Description

Exploration of the process playwrights, directors, actors, and designers use in creating a theatrical production. Individual sections may focus on single areas only?please see department for current offerings. In this course, students will demonstrate the ability to create or interpret the texts, ideas or artifacts of human culture. They will also identify and analyze the connections between these things and the human experience/perception of the world. This course counts toward the Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Language

Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN 1001 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1336
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

SPAN 1002 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1337
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

SPAN 1003 - Beginning Spanish
M T W R07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:50 am 
CRN: 1338
Course Description

Basic grammar, syntax and vocabulary; emphasis on oral skills. Three quarter sequence.

Scientific Inquiry: Natural & Physical World

Biology (BIOL)
BIOL 1220 - Molecules to Humankind I
T R06/15 - 07/038:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R06/15 - 07/0311:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1297
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence for non-majors that examines the mechanisms that sustain life. Emphasis is placed on understanding the human body at the molecular, cellular and physiological levels. In the fall quarter our discussions start with the atom and basic chemistry. We next consider the properties of complex molecules, including DNA, proteins, carbohydrates and lipids, in order to see how such molecules are used and organized by living organisms. Our discussions of large and complex molecules lead naturally to the basic unit of life, the cell. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

BIOL 1221 - Molecules to Humankind II
T R07/06 - 07/248:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R07/06 - 07/2411:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1300
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence for non-majors begins with an introduction to the general vertebrate body plan; we emphasize the human body plan but also compare it with other vertebrates. Discussions progress through the major organ and physiological systems of the body, including circulatory, respiratory, excretory, endocrine, nervous, skin, immune, reproductive, gastrointestinal, and skeletal and muscle systems. Discussions concentrate on the organization and function of these systems. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

BIOL 1222 - Molecules to Humankind III
T R07/27 - 08/138:00 am to 10:50 am 
M T W R07/27 - 08/1311:00 am to 12:50 pm 
CRN: 1303
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence focuses for non-majors on cell biology, genetics, and human reproduction and development. After a review of cell structure and function, focusing on how cells are capable of replication with modification, the mechanisms by which information is passed on from one cell to another and from one generation to the next are considered. The second half of the quarter concerns sexual reproduction and early development. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

Chemistry (CHEM)
CHEM 1010 - General Chemistry
M T W R F06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1363
Course Description

For natural science and engineering majors. Atomic and molecular structure, reactions in solution, thermochemistry and thermodynamics. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1240.

CHEM 1240 - General Chemistry Lab
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
CRN: 1364
Course Description

Laboratory to accompany CHEM 1010. Experiments illustrate aspects of atomic structure, chemical bonding and thermodynamics. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1010.

CHEM 1240 - General Chemistry Lab
M T W R06/15 - 07/0312:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
CRN: 1365
Course Description

Laboratory to accompany CHEM 1010. Experiments illustrate aspects of atomic structure, chemical bonding and thermodynamics. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 1010.

CHEM 2451 - Organic Chemistry I
M T W R F07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1366
Course Description

Structure and reactions of covalent compounds of carbon. Satisfies organic chemistry requirement in chemistry, biology and related fields. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: CHEM 1010 and CHEM 1240. Corequisite: CHEM 2461.

CHEM 2452 - Organic Chemistry II
M T W R F07/27 - 08/139:20 am to 11:20 am 
CRN: 1368
Course Description

Structure and reactions of covalent compounds of carbon. Satisfies organic chemistry requirement in chemistry, biology and related fields. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisite: CHEM 2451. Corequisite: CHEM 2462.

CHEM 2461 - Organic Chemistry Lab I
M T W R07/06 - 07/2412:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1367
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 2451.

CHEM 2462 - Organic Chemistry Lab II
M T W R07/27 - 08/1312:00 pm to 3:30 pm 
CRN: 1369
Course Description

Laboratory course in theory and practice of preparative and analytical organic chemistry, including introduction to IR and NMR spectroscopy. Lab fee associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Co-requisite: CHEM 2452.

Geography (GEOG)
GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
M T W R06/15 - 07/038:10 am to 10:20 amTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1405
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
T W R06/15 - 07/0310:30 am to 12:20 pmTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1407
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather
T W R06/15 - 07/0310:30 am to 12:20 pmTrigoso Rubio, Erika
CRN: 1408
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1201 - Environmental Systems: Weather (Full-term session—June 15-August 13)
Online06/15 - 08/13 Keables, Michael
CRN: 1409
Course Description

First class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; introduction to the fundamentals of the environmental system and the various processes that control weather and climate. The student will have a fundamental understanding of the basic components of the environmental system, familiarity with the role of energy in the atmosphere and its control over cycles of air temperature, a sound foundation in the mechanisms governing cloud formation and precipitation, a basic understanding of the atmospheric circulation and the storm systems which develop within it, and an introduction to the regional variation of climate. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
M T W R07/06 - 07/248:10 am to 10:20 amKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1410
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
T W R07/06 - 07/2410:30 am to 12:20 pmKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1411
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1202 - Environmental Systems: Hydrology
T W R07/06 - 07/2410:30 am to 12:20 pmKuzera, Kristopher
CRN: 1413
Course Description

Second class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; the role of water in the environment. This course focuses on the matter and energy flows through the hydrologic cycles, together with the resulting spatial distribution and work of water. Various environmental issues concerning water including drought, water pollution, and human impacts on water supplies are included. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
M T W R07/27 - 08/138:10 am to 10:20 amSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1414
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
T W R07/27 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:20 pmSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1415
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

GEOG 1203 - Environmental Systems: Landforms
T W R07/27 - 08/1310:30 am to 12:20 pmSullivan, Donald
CRN: 1416
Course Description

Third class in a three-quarter sequence that introduces the fundamental processes that govern the physical environment; geological phenomena in various places in the world. Topics include maps and air photos; rocks and minerals; plate tectonics and volcanoes; landforms produced by wind, water, earth forces and ice; and biogeography. A lab fee is associated with this course. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement.

Physics & Astronomy (PHYS)
PHYS 1111 - General Physics I
M T W R F07/06 - 07/249:20 am to 12:20 pmIona, Steven
CRN: 1355
Course Description

This is the first of a three-quarter sequence for students in any Natural Science and Mathematics field of study. The course stresses physics concepts rather than equation derivation as in the calculus-based course (PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214). Algebra and trigonometry are used regularly to solve problems and make predictions. Includes topics in mechanics (kinematics, dynamics) including forces, one and two dimensional motion, work, energy and momentum. The course includes a rigorous algebra-based laboratory that exposes students to a broad range of the real physical phenomena investigated using equipment as well as computerized instrumentation and data acquisition techniques. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: high school algebra, trigonometry. Students majoring in physics or engineering are required to take PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214. Lab fee associated with this course.

PHYS 1111 - General Physics I
M W F07/06 - 07/241:00 pm to 3:00 pmIona, Steven
CRN: 1356
Course Description

This is the first of a three-quarter sequence for students in any Natural Science and Mathematics field of study. The course stresses physics concepts rather than equation derivation as in the calculus-based course (PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214). Algebra and trigonometry are used regularly to solve problems and make predictions. Includes topics in mechanics (kinematics, dynamics) including forces, one and two dimensional motion, work, energy and momentum. The course includes a rigorous algebra-based laboratory that exposes students to a broad range of the real physical phenomena investigated using equipment as well as computerized instrumentation and data acquisition techniques. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement. Prerequisites: high school algebra, trigonometry. Students majoring in physics or engineering are required to take PHYS 1211/PHYS 1212/PHYS 1213 or PHYS 1214. Lab fee associated with this course.

Scientific Inquiry: Society & Culture Writing & Rhetoric

Communication (COMN)
COMN 1210 - Foundations of Communication Studies
Online06/15 - 07/10 Foust, Christina
CRN: 1213
Course Description

This course offers students an introduction to the study of communication. Students will explore the role of communication in domains that cut across the spectrum of human social life, from communication among individuals, to relationships, to marriage and families, to groups, to organizations, to communication at societal and global levels. In addition to focusing on the specific nature of communication in these distinct settings, students learn as well the different conceptual models for describing and understanding communication across these settings. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

COMN 1210 - Foundations of Communication Studies
Online07/20 - 08/13 Sims, Christy-Dale
CRN: 1214
Course Description

This course offers students an introduction to the study of communication. Students will explore the role of communication in domains that cut across the spectrum of human social life, from communication among individuals, to relationships, to marriage and families, to groups, to organizations, to communication at societal and global levels. In addition to focusing on the specific nature of communication in these distinct settings, students learn as well the different conceptual models for describing and understanding communication across these settings. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Economics (ECON)
ECON 1020 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics I: History and Theories
Online06/15 - 07/10 Cole, Paula
CRN: 1247
Course Description

This course presents an introductory analysis of how the economic aspects of our society operate. We begin with a brief examination of the development of human economic arrangements and how these developed into the kind of economy we have today. We then look at some of the historical development of how people thought that economic activity works and how they thought it should work. Then we go into an examination of the workings of markets and economic competition--what we call micro-economics--by examining some of the relevant theory as well as its embodiment in developments in the U.S. economy. Following that, we examine in much more detail the theory and some current issues involved in what we call macro-economics--the study of the workings of the national economy as a whole, with its concerns to explain such matters as the national rates of unemployment and price inflation, along with a study of the monetary and financial aspects of the economy and the promises and problems of gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

ECON 1020 - Introduction to Micro- and Macroeconomics I: History and Theories
M T W R06/15 - 07/108:10 am to 10:40 amZuchegno, Daniel
CRN: 1248
Course Description

This course presents an introductory analysis of how the economic aspects of our society operate. We begin with a brief examination of the development of human economic arrangements and how these developed into the kind of economy we have today. We then look at some of the historical development of how people thought that economic activity works and how they thought it should work. Then we go into an examination of the workings of markets and economic competition--what we call micro-economics--by examining some of the relevant theory as well as its embodiment in developments in the U.S. economy. Following that, we examine in much more detail the theory and some current issues involved in what we call macro-economics--the study of the workings of the national economy as a whole, with its concerns to explain such matters as the national rates of unemployment and price inflation, along with a study of the monetary and financial aspects of the economy and the promises and problems of gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Gender and Women's Studies (GWST)
GWST 1112 - Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies
Online07/06 - 07/24 Feitz, Lindsey
CRN: 1205
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the discipline of gender and women's studies. All cultures engage in a complex process of assigning cultural values and social roles which vary according to the cultural environment in which human interaction occurs. Among these, the process of translating biological differences into a complex system of gender remains one of the most important. Gender and women's studies aims to understand how this process of 'gendering' occurs, and its larger effects in society. This course also explores how this system of meaning relates to other systems of allocating power, including socioeconomic class, social status, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, and nationality. Using this lens, this course explores contemporary social developments and problems. Gender and women's studies is about studying, but it is also about meaningful engagement with the world. This class presents students with a variety of types of texts from sociological articles to literary fictions and documentary and fictional cinema to explore gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

GWST 1112 - Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies
Online06/15 - 07/10 Feitz, Lindsey
CRN: 1206
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the discipline of gender and women's studies. All cultures engage in a complex process of assigning cultural values and social roles which vary according to the cultural environment in which human interaction occurs. Among these, the process of translating biological differences into a complex system of gender remains one of the most important. Gender and women's studies aims to understand how this process of 'gendering' occurs, and its larger effects in society. This course also explores how this system of meaning relates to other systems of allocating power, including socioeconomic class, social status, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, and nationality. Using this lens, this course explores contemporary social developments and problems. Gender and women's studies is about studying, but it is also about meaningful engagement with the world. This class presents students with a variety of types of texts from sociological articles to literary fictions and documentary and fictional cinema to explore gender from many different directions. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Geography (GEOG)
GEOG 1410 - People, Places & Landscapes
M T W R07/27 - 08/132:10 pm to 5:30 pmTaylor, Matthew
CRN: 1417
Course Description

In this course, students will study the location of people and activities across the surface of the Earth. Describing the locations and patterns of human activity only lays the foundation for exploring how and why such patterns have developed historically, and how they relate to the natural environment and other aspects of human behavior. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Media Film Journalism Studies (MFJS)
MFJS 2210 - Introduction to Media and Culture
Online07/20 - 08/13 Liberman, Rachael
CRN: 1197
Course Description

Course introduces students to the organization of the U.S. media industries and their historical and contemporary role in U.S. culture. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Psychology (PSYC)
PSYC 1001 - Foundations of Psychological Science
Online06/16 - 07/13 Reichmann-Decker, Aimee
CRN: 1327
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the scientific study of mind and behavior. It includes topics such as the biological basis of behavior, the developmental transitions from infancy through old age, the principles underlying perception, learning and memory, and the ways in which behavior is affected by its physical, social, and cultural context. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

PSYC 1001 - Foundations of Psychological Science
Online07/20 - 08/13 Miller, Pamela
CRN: 1328
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the scientific study of mind and behavior. It includes topics such as the biological basis of behavior, the developmental transitions from infancy through old age, the principles underlying perception, learning and memory, and the ways in which behavior is affected by its physical, social, and cultural context. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Public Policy (PPOL)
PPOL 2710 - Demography of Public Policy
Online07/20 - 08/13 Salucci, Lapo
CRN: 1212
Course Description

"Demography is destiny." The consequences for American public policy are profound. America is aging, but becoming more diverse. A society in the midst of dynamic change is a society full of possibilities, but vulnerable to conflict. Values become indeterminate, with traditional communities vying for legitimacy with emergent cultures. Social movements, often populist in nature, challenge the established political order. This course focuses on the delineation of effective public policies to deal with demographic challenges, including (1) immigration policy; (2) the process of assimilation; (3) education; (4) geographic realignment; (5) competitive advantage of the United States relative to the European Union, Russia, and China. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

Sociology (SOCI)
SOCI 1810 - Understanding Social Life
M T W R06/15 - 07/039:20 am to 12:50 pmDingeman-Cerda, Katie
CRN: 1304
Course Description

This course is an introduction to the discipline of sociology and to the insights it provides into the human condition. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

SOCI 2250 - Criminology
Online07/06 - 08/07 Del Rosso, Jared
CRN: 1305
Course Description

Social meaning of criminal behavior; relationship between crime and society in particular, how production and distribution of economic, political and cultural resources shape construction of law, order and crime; different types of crime, criminals and victims, and efforts to understand and control them. This course counts toward the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement.

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