Schedule of Classes




2021 Fall: August 18 - December 14
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Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3)
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3) Recommended: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A hands-on, project-based introduction to databases, business intelligence, and data analytics. The aim is to design secure industry-standard databases and utilize business intelligence and data analytics techniques and technologies to support decision making. Topics include data and relational databases, SQL queries, business intelligence tools and alignment with business strategy, data analytics, and visualization techniques.
84507 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Mintz, Rhonda S Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3)
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3) Recommended: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A hands-on, project-based introduction to databases, business intelligence, and data analytics. The aim is to design secure industry-standard databases and utilize business intelligence and data analytics techniques and technologies to support decision making. Topics include data and relational databases, SQL queries, business intelligence tools and alignment with business strategy, data analytics, and visualization techniques.
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86693 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Lin, Ying Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3)
IFSM 330 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (3) Recommended: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A hands-on, project-based introduction to databases, business intelligence, and data analytics. The aim is to design secure industry-standard databases and utilize business intelligence and data analytics techniques and technologies to support decision making. Topics include data and relational databases, SQL queries, business intelligence tools and alignment with business strategy, data analytics, and visualization techniques.
87022 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Goldberg, Katherine Leaming Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 370 Telecommunications in Information Systems (3)
(Formerly CSIA 302.) Prerequisite: CSIA 301 or IFSM 300. An introduction to telecommunication infrastructure. The goal is to plan, analyze, and design a secure telecommunication infrastructure that meets business needs and protects information assets. Topics include cybersecurity, data communication protocols and standards, networks, and trends in telecommunications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 370, CMSC 370, CSIA 302, IFSM 370, or IFSM 450.
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80550 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Madorran, Susan Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 370 Telecommunications in Information Systems (3)
(Formerly CSIA 302.) Prerequisite: CSIA 301 or IFSM 300. An introduction to telecommunication infrastructure. The goal is to plan, analyze, and design a secure telecommunication infrastructure that meets business needs and protects information assets. Topics include cybersecurity, data communication protocols and standards, networks, and trends in telecommunications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 370, CMSC 370, CSIA 302, IFSM 370, or IFSM 450.
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80561 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Dhillon, Harpal S Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 370 Telecommunications in Information Systems (3)
(Formerly CSIA 302.) Prerequisite: CSIA 301 or IFSM 300. An introduction to telecommunication infrastructure. The goal is to plan, analyze, and design a secure telecommunication infrastructure that meets business needs and protects information assets. Topics include cybersecurity, data communication protocols and standards, networks, and trends in telecommunications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 370, CMSC 370, CSIA 302, IFSM 370, or IFSM 450.
83690 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Madorran, Susan Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 370 Telecommunications in Information Systems (3)
(Formerly CSIA 302.) Prerequisite: CSIA 301 or IFSM 300. An introduction to telecommunication infrastructure. The goal is to plan, analyze, and design a secure telecommunication infrastructure that meets business needs and protects information assets. Topics include cybersecurity, data communication protocols and standards, networks, and trends in telecommunications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 370, CMSC 370, CSIA 302, IFSM 370, or IFSM 450.
83691 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Henry, Paul D Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 380 Managing and Leading in Information Technology (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A foundation in leadership skills for the fast-paced information technology environment. The goal is to expand interpersonal communication skills, think critically, solve problems, and apply basic management principles to complete tasks effectively. Topics include effective communication in customer facing and managerial environments, critical thinking and problem solving, time management, and the application of leadership and management concepts in the workplace of today and tomorrow.  Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 380 or IFSM 250.
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85423 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Schultz, Christopher Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 380 Managing and Leading in Information Technology (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A foundation in leadership skills for the fast-paced information technology environment. The goal is to expand interpersonal communication skills, think critically, solve problems, and apply basic management principles to complete tasks effectively. Topics include effective communication in customer facing and managerial environments, critical thinking and problem solving, time management, and the application of leadership and management concepts in the workplace of today and tomorrow.  Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 380 or IFSM 250.
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85424 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Beach, Linda M Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 380 Managing and Leading in Information Technology (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 201 or IFSM 300. A foundation in leadership skills for the fast-paced information technology environment. The goal is to expand interpersonal communication skills, think critically, solve problems, and apply basic management principles to complete tasks effectively. Topics include effective communication in customer facing and managerial environments, critical thinking and problem solving, time management, and the application of leadership and management concepts in the workplace of today and tomorrow.  Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 380 or IFSM 250.
85425 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Washington, Michele A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 432 Business Continuity Planning (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 311. An analysis of the requirements for business continuity and disaster recovery planning related to mission critical business information systems. The goal is to assess the risk to continuity of business processes, develop a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Plan according to industry standards and best practices, and develop a test plan. Topics include risk assessment and organizational requirements for maintaining systems. A group project is designed to produce and validate a comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plan. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 432 or IFSM 498N.
83693 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Drazba, Margie A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 432 Business Continuity Planning (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 311. An analysis of the requirements for business continuity and disaster recovery planning related to mission critical business information systems. The goal is to assess the risk to continuity of business processes, develop a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Plan according to industry standards and best practices, and develop a test plan. Topics include risk assessment and organizational requirements for maintaining systems. A group project is designed to produce and validate a comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plan. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 432 or IFSM 498N.
83694 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Leusch-Carnaroli, Giovanni Herbert Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 432 Business Continuity Planning (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 311. An analysis of the requirements for business continuity and disaster recovery planning related to mission critical business information systems. The goal is to assess the risk to continuity of business processes, develop a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Plan according to industry standards and best practices, and develop a test plan. Topics include risk assessment and organizational requirements for maintaining systems. A group project is designed to produce and validate a comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plan. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 432 or IFSM 498N.
83695 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Vasquez, Enrique T Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
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80313 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Smith, Matthew R Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
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80925 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Rowley, Garrett Austin Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
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81976 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Smith, Matthew R Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
83151 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Santiago, Tamie M Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
83696 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Head, Stephany Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
86777 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Head, Stephany Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 438 Information Systems Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 300 or CSIA 350. A practical application of project management principles and procedures. The objective is to manage and control IT projects in alignment with organizational strategic goals and within resource constraints and to manage high-performing project teams to implement IT solutions. Topics include the development, control, and execution of plans to manage information systems projects as part of a team and the use of Microsoft Project to develop project schedules and related components. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 438 or TMGT 430.
87302 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Rowley, Garrett Austin Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 441 Agile Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 438. An advanced study of agile project management methods for software development. The objective is to apply agile practices to better manage projects characterized by complexity and uncertainty with responsiveness and adaptability and to consider alternative approaches to managing projects by matching the approach to the characteristics of a project. Topics include estimation techniques; the scrum (software development) process, i.e., inspect, adapt, and improve; and dealing with organizational impediments to adoption.
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80600 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Johnson, James L Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 441 Agile Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 438. An advanced study of agile project management methods for software development. The objective is to apply agile practices to better manage projects characterized by complexity and uncertainty with responsiveness and adaptability and to consider alternative approaches to managing projects by matching the approach to the characteristics of a project. Topics include estimation techniques; the scrum (software development) process, i.e., inspect, adapt, and improve; and dealing with organizational impediments to adoption.
84534 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Santiago, Tamie M Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 441 Agile Project Management (3)
Prerequisite: IFSM 438. An advanced study of agile project management methods for software development. The objective is to apply agile practices to better manage projects characterized by complexity and uncertainty with responsiveness and adaptability and to consider alternative approaches to managing projects by matching the approach to the characteristics of a project. Topics include estimation techniques; the scrum (software development) process, i.e., inspect, adapt, and improve; and dealing with organizational impediments to adoption.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85096 3825 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Th 6:00P-9:00P Open UMGC at San Diego Hybrid
Faculty: Jones, Robin A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 461 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Prerequisites: IFSM 311 and either IFSM 330 or CMIS 320. A project-driven study of tools and techniques for translating business requirements into operational systems. The goal is to plan, build, and maintain systems that meet organizational strategic goals by applying enterprise architecture and enterprise governance principles and practices. Topics include processes and system development life-cycle methodologies, data modeling methods, and the importance of stakeholder involvement. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 436, IFSM 460, or IFSM 461.
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80314 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Lloyd, Timothy Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 461 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Prerequisites: IFSM 311 and either IFSM 330 or CMIS 320. A project-driven study of tools and techniques for translating business requirements into operational systems. The goal is to plan, build, and maintain systems that meet organizational strategic goals by applying enterprise architecture and enterprise governance principles and practices. Topics include processes and system development life-cycle methodologies, data modeling methods, and the importance of stakeholder involvement. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 436, IFSM 460, or IFSM 461.
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81038 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Kalis, Susan Elaine Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 461 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Prerequisites: IFSM 311 and either IFSM 330 or CMIS 320. A project-driven study of tools and techniques for translating business requirements into operational systems. The goal is to plan, build, and maintain systems that meet organizational strategic goals by applying enterprise architecture and enterprise governance principles and practices. Topics include processes and system development life-cycle methodologies, data modeling methods, and the importance of stakeholder involvement. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 436, IFSM 460, or IFSM 461.
83697 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Kennedy, Matthew R Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 461 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Prerequisites: IFSM 311 and either IFSM 330 or CMIS 320. A project-driven study of tools and techniques for translating business requirements into operational systems. The goal is to plan, build, and maintain systems that meet organizational strategic goals by applying enterprise architecture and enterprise governance principles and practices. Topics include processes and system development life-cycle methodologies, data modeling methods, and the importance of stakeholder involvement. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 436, IFSM 460, or IFSM 461.
83698 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Lloyd, Timothy Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 461 Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Prerequisites: IFSM 311 and either IFSM 330 or CMIS 320. A project-driven study of tools and techniques for translating business requirements into operational systems. The goal is to plan, build, and maintain systems that meet organizational strategic goals by applying enterprise architecture and enterprise governance principles and practices. Topics include processes and system development life-cycle methodologies, data modeling methods, and the importance of stakeholder involvement. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: IFSM 436, IFSM 460, or IFSM 461.
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86828 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Comitz, Paul H Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
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80632 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Burke, Michael R Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
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81233 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Cohen, Mark A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
84381 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Sartain, Stephen P Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
84382 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Manker, Concetta T. Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
84383 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Carmichael, Don A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
86706 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Carmichael, Don A Syllabus Course Materials
IFSM 495 Trends and Practical Applications in Information Systems Management (3)
(Intended as a capstone course to be taken in a student's last 6 credits of major coursework.) Prerequisites: IFSM 438 and IFSM 461. A practical application of the knowledge and experience gained from previous study in information systems management. The aim is to demonstrate a mastery of information systems and management concepts. Emerging issues and trends in information systems, management are considered.
86954 7383 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Burke, Michael R Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
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80157 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ozawa, Rie Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
80634 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Yoshida, Atsuya Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
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81226 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Omata, Yumiko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
81913 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Kabe, Yaeko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
83258 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Yoshida, Atsuya Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
84384 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Dow, Asuka Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 111 Elementary Japanese I (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese: assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) An introduction to spoken and written Japanese language. The objective is to communicate in Japanese in some concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write hiragana; and read some katakana words in context.
84488 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Dow, Asuka Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 112 Elementary Japanese II (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers, and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 111 or appropriate score on a placement test. A continued introduction to spoken and written Japanese. The goal is to communicate in Japanese in concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write katakana; and recognize some kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
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80637 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Katagiri, Satoko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 112 Elementary Japanese II (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers, and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 111 or appropriate score on a placement test. A continued introduction to spoken and written Japanese. The goal is to communicate in Japanese in concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write katakana; and recognize some kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
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81576 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ferrer, Noriko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 112 Elementary Japanese II (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers, and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 111 or appropriate score on a placement test. A continued introduction to spoken and written Japanese. The goal is to communicate in Japanese in concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write katakana; and recognize some kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
84385 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ozawa, Rie Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 112 Elementary Japanese II (3)
For online sections, sound card, microphone, speakers, and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 111 or appropriate score on a placement test. A continued introduction to spoken and written Japanese. The goal is to communicate in Japanese in concrete, real-life situations using culturally appropriate language; read and write katakana; and recognize some kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
84386 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ogawa, Tetsuo Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 114 Elementary Japanese III (3)
For online sections, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 112 or appropriate score on a placement test. Further study of spoken and written Japanese. The aim is to communicate in Japanese in a variety of concrete, real-life situations, using culturally appropriate language and to expand recognition of kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
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80969 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ogawa, Tetsuo Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 114 Elementary Japanese III (3)
For online sections, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 112 or appropriate score on a placement test. Further study of spoken and written Japanese. The aim is to communicate in Japanese in a variety of concrete, real-life situations, using culturally appropriate language and to expand recognition of kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in improving pronunciation and developing the oral and written skills used in everyday communication.
84387 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Katagiri, Satoko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 115 Elementary Japanese IV (3)
For online sections, microphone, speakers, and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 114 or appropriate score on a placement test. Further development of skills in elementary spoken and written Japanese. The aim is to interact effectively with native speakers of Japanese in a variety of real-life situations using culturally appropriate language and to recognize and distinguish more commonly used kanji characters in context. Practice is provided in fine-tuning pronunciation and applying language skills to a range of contexts.
84388 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Brubaker, Yuko Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 221 Intermediate Japanese I (3)
For online sections, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 115 or appropriate score on a placement test. Development of skills in intermediate spoken and written Japanese. The aim is to interact effectively with native speakers of Japanese in a range of personal and professional situations and to recognize and read approximately 275 Japanese characters in context. Focus is on using culturally appropriate language in a variety of contexts.
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81150 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Seya, Rika Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 222 Intermediate Japanese II (3)
For online sections, microphone, speakers and occasional synchronous work required. (Not open to native speakers of Japanese.) Prerequisite: JAPN 221 or appropriate score on a placement test. Further development of skills in intermediate spoken and written Japanese. The aim is to communicate effectively with native speakers of Japanese in a broad range of personal and professional situations and to recognize and read approximately 320 Japanese characters in context. Practice is provided in interacting with others in a variety of interpersonal contexts.
84389 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Seya, Rika Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 333 Japanese Society and Culture (3)
(Formerly ASTD 333. Fulfills the general education requirement in the arts and humanities. Conducted in English.) A study of the origin and historical background of contemporary Japanese society and culture. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 333 or JAPN 333.
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81211 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ericson, Mark D Syllabus Course Materials
JAPN 333 Japanese Society and Culture (3)
(Formerly ASTD 333. Fulfills the general education requirement in the arts and humanities. Conducted in English.) A study of the origin and historical background of contemporary Japanese society and culture. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 333 or JAPN 333.
85605 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Ericson, Mark D Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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80126 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Atwood, Elizabeth A Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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80327 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Ross, Altoria B Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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80463 6382 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Weisenborn, Ray Edward Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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80638 6383 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Colvin, Janice K Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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81880 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Skrzypinski, Catherine A Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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81988 6981 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Atwood, Elizabeth A Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
83152 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Ward, Jackie L Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
84390 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Weisenborn, Ray Edward Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
84391 7382 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Laveist, Wilbert F Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
84392 7383 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Bricker, Suzane L Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 201 Introduction to News Writing (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to writing news articles for print and electronic media. The aim is to evaluate the newsworthiness of information and events and write in journalistic style. Emphasis is on writing, from mechanics (grammar, spelling, punctuation, and journalistic style) to content (accuracy, completeness, audience, and readability) and reporting.
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87103 6982 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Laveist, Wilbert F Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 330 Public Relations Theory (3)
Prerequisite: JOUR 201. A study of the evolution, scope, and contemporary practice of public relations and its strategic value in business, nonprofits, government, associations, and other organizations. The goal is to apply legal, ethical, and professional standards to the everyday practice of public relations. Topics include communication theory, social science, and audience dimensions as they are applied to a four-step process: research, planning, communication, and evaluation.
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80406 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Callaway, Lee Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 330 Public Relations Theory (3)
Prerequisite: JOUR 201. A study of the evolution, scope, and contemporary practice of public relations and its strategic value in business, nonprofits, government, associations, and other organizations. The goal is to apply legal, ethical, and professional standards to the everyday practice of public relations. Topics include communication theory, social science, and audience dimensions as they are applied to a four-step process: research, planning, communication, and evaluation.
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81594 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Lalwani, Sheila B Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 330 Public Relations Theory (3)
Prerequisite: JOUR 201. A study of the evolution, scope, and contemporary practice of public relations and its strategic value in business, nonprofits, government, associations, and other organizations. The goal is to apply legal, ethical, and professional standards to the everyday practice of public relations. Topics include communication theory, social science, and audience dimensions as they are applied to a four-step process: research, planning, communication, and evaluation.
84393 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Callaway, Lee Syllabus Course Materials
JOUR 330 Public Relations Theory (3)
Prerequisite: JOUR 201. A study of the evolution, scope, and contemporary practice of public relations and its strategic value in business, nonprofits, government, associations, and other organizations. The goal is to apply legal, ethical, and professional standards to the everyday practice of public relations. Topics include communication theory, social science, and audience dimensions as they are applied to a four-step process: research, planning, communication, and evaluation.
84394 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Van Horn, Shannon C Syllabus Course Materials
KORN 333 Korean Society and Culture (3)
(Formerly ASTD 353. Fulfills the general education requirement in the arts and humanities. Conducted in English.) Recommended: Any writing class and either ASTD 284 or ASTD 285. An interdisciplinary study of contemporary Korea from a variety of socio-historical and cultural perspectives. Topics include the Korean Diaspora, the Korean Wave (Hallyu), Korea as a conduit between China and Japan, social and religious practices, Korean women, the Japanese occupation, and Korea's global impact. The aim is to articulate the key historic developments that have shaped contemporary Korean society, recognize and distinguish unique Korean influences and contributions, and assess key aspects of traditional and contemporary Korean society and culture. Focus is on developing a stronger understanding of Korean society and culture for practical and professional application. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 353 or KORN 333.
84395 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Kim, Bonnie S Syllabus Course Materials
KORN 333 Korean Society and Culture (3)
(Formerly ASTD 353. Fulfills the general education requirement in the arts and humanities. Conducted in English.) Recommended: Any writing class and either ASTD 284 or ASTD 285. An interdisciplinary study of contemporary Korea from a variety of socio-historical and cultural perspectives. Topics include the Korean Diaspora, the Korean Wave (Hallyu), Korea as a conduit between China and Japan, social and religious practices, Korean women, the Japanese occupation, and Korea's global impact. The aim is to articulate the key historic developments that have shaped contemporary Korean society, recognize and distinguish unique Korean influences and contributions, and assess key aspects of traditional and contemporary Korean society and culture. Focus is on developing a stronger understanding of Korean society and culture for practical and professional application. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 353 or KORN 333.
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85606 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Kim, Bonnie S Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
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80180 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Caporaletti, Wanda G Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
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81052 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Estwick, Tara L Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
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81881 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Patty, Rebecca E Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
83630 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Smith, Carol A. Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
83631 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Swayne, Janet Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 101 Introduction to Law (3)
A survey of the U.S. legal system and the roles and responsibilities of the various personnel who work in that environment. The objective is to evaluate situations and make recommendations for action based on an understanding of law, legal institutions, and court procedures. Topics include the organization and powers of federal and state lawmaking institutions, court procedures, legal analysis, and careers in the legal environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 101 or PLGL 101.
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87074 6981 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Yeatman, Carol Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 200 Techniques of Legal Research (3)
An introduction to common research methods used to locate primary and secondary authority relevant to given topics and issues. The goal is to find valid, relevant, mandatory primary authority. Topics include the analysis, publication, and citation of judicial opinions and statutory law; the features and use of secondary sources; and various computer-assisted research tools to find and validate primary authority. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 200 or PLGL 200.
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80276 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Hansen, Kristen M Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 200 Techniques of Legal Research (3)
An introduction to common research methods used to locate primary and secondary authority relevant to given topics and issues. The goal is to find valid, relevant, mandatory primary authority. Topics include the analysis, publication, and citation of judicial opinions and statutory law; the features and use of secondary sources; and various computer-assisted research tools to find and validate primary authority. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 200 or PLGL 200.
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81597 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Swayne, Janet Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 200 Techniques of Legal Research (3)
An introduction to common research methods used to locate primary and secondary authority relevant to given topics and issues. The goal is to find valid, relevant, mandatory primary authority. Topics include the analysis, publication, and citation of judicial opinions and statutory law; the features and use of secondary sources; and various computer-assisted research tools to find and validate primary authority. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 200 or PLGL 200.
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82002 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Zunker, Tricia A Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 200 Techniques of Legal Research (3)
An introduction to common research methods used to locate primary and secondary authority relevant to given topics and issues. The goal is to find valid, relevant, mandatory primary authority. Topics include the analysis, publication, and citation of judicial opinions and statutory law; the features and use of secondary sources; and various computer-assisted research tools to find and validate primary authority. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 200 or PLGL 200.
83632 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Fiorentino, Janet A Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 200 Techniques of Legal Research (3)
An introduction to common research methods used to locate primary and secondary authority relevant to given topics and issues. The goal is to find valid, relevant, mandatory primary authority. Topics include the analysis, publication, and citation of judicial opinions and statutory law; the features and use of secondary sources; and various computer-assisted research tools to find and validate primary authority. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 200 or PLGL 200.
86999 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Shearin-Cotton, Kimberly M Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 201 Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 200. An introduction to the principles of writing clearly and effectively in the legal environment. The objective is to draft writings that synthesize law, analyze legal issues, and explain law and legal analysis to a nonlegal audience. Assignments include a legal synthesis memo, case law and statutory analysis memos, and a client letter. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 201 or PLGL 201.
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80277 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Shearin-Cotton, Kimberly M Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 201 Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 200. An introduction to the principles of writing clearly and effectively in the legal environment. The objective is to draft writings that synthesize law, analyze legal issues, and explain law and legal analysis to a nonlegal audience. Assignments include a legal synthesis memo, case law and statutory analysis memos, and a client letter. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 201 or PLGL 201.
84379 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Blackstone, Lilah R. Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 201 Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 200. An introduction to the principles of writing clearly and effectively in the legal environment. The objective is to draft writings that synthesize law, analyze legal issues, and explain law and legal analysis to a nonlegal audience. Assignments include a legal synthesis memo, case law and statutory analysis memos, and a client letter. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 201 or PLGL 201.
84523 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Janowitz Allyn, Eden J Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 201 Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 200. An introduction to the principles of writing clearly and effectively in the legal environment. The objective is to draft writings that synthesize law, analyze legal issues, and explain law and legal analysis to a nonlegal audience. Assignments include a legal synthesis memo, case law and statutory analysis memos, and a client letter. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 201 or PLGL 201.
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86510 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Koermer, Kelly A Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 204 Legal Ethics (3)
A survey of basic principles relating to the ethical practice of law. The objective is to identify ethical problems, draft writings that apply ethical rules and interpretations to legal ethical dilemmas, and avoid and resolve legal ethical problems through appropriate use of office procedures. Rules and guidelines governing the ethical conduct of lawyers and nonlawyers are covered, as are law office management principles relevant to ethical requirements. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 204 or PLGL 204.
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80278 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Walton, Cathryn J Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 204 Legal Ethics (3)
A survey of basic principles relating to the ethical practice of law. The objective is to identify ethical problems, draft writings that apply ethical rules and interpretations to legal ethical dilemmas, and avoid and resolve legal ethical problems through appropriate use of office procedures. Rules and guidelines governing the ethical conduct of lawyers and nonlawyers are covered, as are law office management principles relevant to ethical requirements. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 204 or PLGL 204.
83633 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Dorsainvil, Dolores Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 204 Legal Ethics (3)
A survey of basic principles relating to the ethical practice of law. The objective is to identify ethical problems, draft writings that apply ethical rules and interpretations to legal ethical dilemmas, and avoid and resolve legal ethical problems through appropriate use of office procedures. Rules and guidelines governing the ethical conduct of lawyers and nonlawyers are covered, as are law office management principles relevant to ethical requirements. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 204 or PLGL 204.
87245 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Walton, Cathryn J Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 300 Advanced Legal Research and Analysis (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 200. An in-depth examination of research methods to identify primary authority relevant to legal issues. The goal is to identify legal issues, implement research strategies to find relevant primary authority, and use this authority to analyze the issues. Topics include the use of computer-assisted legal research systems to locate case law, statutory law, administrative law, and rules of procedure and evidence and methods to identify and analyze legal issues. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 400 or PLGL 400.
83634 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: David, Maureen Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 301 Advanced Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A focused study of the principles and techniques for drafting legal advocacy writings. The objective is to analyze legal issues and advocate for results based on that analysis. Assignments include a complex office memorandum, a demand letter, and an external advocacy memorandum. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 301, LGST 401, or PLGL 401.
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80469 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Gussin, Louise B. Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 301 Advanced Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A focused study of the principles and techniques for drafting legal advocacy writings. The objective is to analyze legal issues and advocate for results based on that analysis. Assignments include a complex office memorandum, a demand letter, and an external advocacy memorandum. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 301, LGST 401, or PLGL 401.
84380 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Chong, Alice S Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 301 Advanced Legal Writing (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A focused study of the principles and techniques for drafting legal advocacy writings. The objective is to analyze legal issues and advocate for results based on that analysis. Assignments include a complex office memorandum, a demand letter, and an external advocacy memorandum. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 301, LGST 401, or PLGL 401.
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86731 6381 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Taylor, Bethany M Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 312 Torts (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the causes of action, defenses, and remedies in the major categories of tort law, as well as tort-litigation procedures and writings. The goal is to investigate and evaluate tort claims in order to develop litigation strategies and to research law in order to draft legal writings that support a legal conclusion. Topics include intentional torts, negligence, strict liability, damages, and civil procedure. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 312 or PLGL 312.
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80394 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Rhodes, Thurman H Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 312 Torts (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the causes of action, defenses, and remedies in the major categories of tort law, as well as tort-litigation procedures and writings. The goal is to investigate and evaluate tort claims in order to develop litigation strategies and to research law in order to draft legal writings that support a legal conclusion. Topics include intentional torts, negligence, strict liability, damages, and civil procedure. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 312 or PLGL 312.
83635 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Libby, Janet V Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 314 Workers' Compensation Law (1)
A thorough study of the Maryland Workers' Compensation Act and the practice of workers' compensation law in Maryland. The goal is to apply knowledge of legal systems, concepts, and methodologies to support client objectives efficiently and ethically. Topics include employer/employee relationships, injuries, defenses, compensation benefits, vocational rehabilitation, and appeals. Assignments include legal and factual research and the composition of legal documents or completion of forms. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 314 or PLGL 398H.
84782 7380 20 Oct 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Caporaletti, Wanda G Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 315 Domestic Relations (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the processes, procedures, and writings of family law practice. The aim is to identify, analyze, and apply the rules of professional conduct to domestic issues; research applicable law and factual information related to domestic relations issues and draft legal writings; and complete standardized forms to resolve domestic issues. Topics include divorce, separation, and annulment and alimony; child custody and visitation; child support; disposition of property; and the legal rights of children. Relevant aspects of civil procedures, enforcement, and the modification of orders and agreements are covered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: FMCD 487, LGST 315, or PLGL 315.
83636 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Closed Online
Faculty: Hansen, Kristen M Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 315 Domestic Relations (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the processes, procedures, and writings of family law practice. The aim is to identify, analyze, and apply the rules of professional conduct to domestic issues; research applicable law and factual information related to domestic relations issues and draft legal writings; and complete standardized forms to resolve domestic issues. Topics include divorce, separation, and annulment and alimony; child custody and visitation; child support; disposition of property; and the legal rights of children. Relevant aspects of civil procedures, enforcement, and the modification of orders and agreements are covered. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: FMCD 487, LGST 315, or PLGL 315.
83637 7381 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Karpel, Wendy B Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 316 Estates and Probate (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A fundamental study of the legal concepts required to draft and prepare simple wills and administer estates. The goal is to construct an estate plan supporting the creation and administration of a simple estate. Topics include preliminary and practical considerations of administering an estate; the appraisal of estate assets and probate inventory; inheritance taxes; claims against the estate; management of debts, accounting, and distribution considerations; the drafting and execution of wills; and guardianships. Assignments include legal research and written analysis that reflect the processes and procedures required by law. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 316, PLGL 216, or PLGL 316.
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82211 6980 22 Sep 2021-16 Nov 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Karpel, Curtis J Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 320 Criminal Law and Procedures (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the substantive and procedural aspects of the criminal justice system. The objective is to identify, analyze, and apply the rules of professional conduct to develop ethical strategies, research law, and draft legal writings to support the prosecution or defense of crimes. Topics include crimes and defenses, penalties, and court procedures. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 320 or PLGL 320.
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80145 6380 18 Aug 2021-12 Oct 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Gillis, Laurence J Syllabus Course Materials
LGST 320 Criminal Law and Procedures (3)
Prerequisite: LGST 201. A study of the substantive and procedural aspects of the criminal justice system. The objective is to identify, analyze, and apply the rules of professional conduct to develop ethical strategies, research law, and draft legal writings to support the prosecution or defense of crimes. Topics include crimes and defenses, penalties, and court procedures. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: LGST 320 or PLGL 320.
84573 7380 20 Oct 2021-14 Dec 2021 Open Online
Faculty: Kroflich, Kimberly Jean Syllabus Course Materials
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