Schedule of Classes




2022 Spring: January 12 - May 10
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Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
22372 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Kozak, Christopher D Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22915 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Bevelaqua, Joan B Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22917 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Epstein, David A Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23123 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Logsdon, Heather M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23382 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Khalid, Mehreen Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23618 6384 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Wasielke, Emma L Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23976 6385 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Wallace, Scott N Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24019 6386 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: McLemore, Gregory G Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
UPDATE: Given the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Maryland and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant globally, and with the health and safety of our community foremost in mind, we will conduct our stateside hybrid courses that begin January 12, 2022, in an online format via Zoom. Faculty will hold Zoom teleconference sessions during times originally scheduled for face-to-face class sessions; look for instructions from your assigned faculty. A decision will be made in the new year about the instruction format for later course start dates.
26998 4065 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Th 7:00P-10:00P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: King Johns, Margaret R Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 110 Introduction to Drawing (3)
A hands-on introduction to various drawing media and related techniques. The objective is to translate the three-dimensional world into two dimensions, communicate through a visual medium, and critique visual works of art. Projects are based on nature and still life.
28712 6981 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Smith, Matthew Michael Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 120 Design I: Arrangement and Color (3)
Prerequisite: GRCO 100. A project-driven study of the design elements of a composition as they relate to its overall expression. The aim is to apply elements and principles of design, including color theory, to create a variety of compositions that effectively communicate ideas and emotions.
20986 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Eismont, Mitchell L Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 120 Design I: Arrangement and Color (3)
Prerequisite: GRCO 100. A project-driven study of the design elements of a composition as they relate to its overall expression. The aim is to apply elements and principles of design, including color theory, to create a variety of compositions that effectively communicate ideas and emotions.
20987 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Gavish, Michal Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 120 Design I: Arrangement and Color (3)
Prerequisite: GRCO 100. A project-driven study of the design elements of a composition as they relate to its overall expression. The aim is to apply elements and principles of design, including color theory, to create a variety of compositions that effectively communicate ideas and emotions.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22921 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Eismont, Mitchell L Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 120 Design I: Arrangement and Color (3)
Prerequisite: GRCO 100. A project-driven study of the design elements of a composition as they relate to its overall expression. The aim is to apply elements and principles of design, including color theory, to create a variety of compositions that effectively communicate ideas and emotions.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24020 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Gavish, Michal Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
20988 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Ren, Ding Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
20989 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Dols, Matthew W. Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
20990 7382 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Fitzgerald, Colleen A Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23152 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Ren, Ding Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23153 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Dols, Matthew W. Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23314 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Fitzgerald, Colleen A Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23378 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Zachai, Mateo Z Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 152 Basics of Photography (3)
(Access to a digital camera with manual settings required.) An introduction to basic photographic procedures with an emphasis on composing, taking, and editing photographs. Discussion covers the historical development of photography. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTT 152 or PHOT 198.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24021 6384 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Reynolds, Christopher T. Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 210 Intermediate Drawing (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. A continuing examination of materials and techniques of drawing. The objective is to apply drawing techniques and visual principles to various subjects, communicate through drawing, and critique works of art. More advanced media, compositions, techniques, and subjects are explored. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTS 210 or ARTT 210.
21011 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Kabriel, Joseph C Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 210 Intermediate Drawing (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. A continuing examination of materials and techniques of drawing. The objective is to apply drawing techniques and visual principles to various subjects, communicate through drawing, and critique works of art. More advanced media, compositions, techniques, and subjects are explored. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTS 210 or ARTT 210.
21012 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Kelly, Sam M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 210 Intermediate Drawing (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. A continuing examination of materials and techniques of drawing. The objective is to apply drawing techniques and visual principles to various subjects, communicate through drawing, and critique works of art. More advanced media, compositions, techniques, and subjects are explored. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTS 210 or ARTT 210.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23379 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Kabriel, Joseph C Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 210 Intermediate Drawing (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. A continuing examination of materials and techniques of drawing. The objective is to apply drawing techniques and visual principles to various subjects, communicate through drawing, and critique works of art. More advanced media, compositions, techniques, and subjects are explored. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTS 210 or ARTT 210.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23595 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Kelly, Sam M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 210 Intermediate Drawing (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. A continuing examination of materials and techniques of drawing. The objective is to apply drawing techniques and visual principles to various subjects, communicate through drawing, and critique works of art. More advanced media, compositions, techniques, and subjects are explored. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ARTS 210 or ARTT 210.
28686 7382 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 320 Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. Practice in the basic tools and vocabulary of painting. The goal is to apply an understanding of compositional strategies, visual principles, and basic materials and techniques to produce paintings using oil/watercolor/acrylic paints.
21013 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Stellmon, Erin R Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 320 Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. Practice in the basic tools and vocabulary of painting. The goal is to apply an understanding of compositional strategies, visual principles, and basic materials and techniques to produce paintings using oil/watercolor/acrylic paints.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23643 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Gelsomini, Laura A Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 320 Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. Practice in the basic tools and vocabulary of painting. The goal is to apply an understanding of compositional strategies, visual principles, and basic materials and techniques to produce paintings using oil/watercolor/acrylic paints.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24023 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Kelly, Danielle M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 320 Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. Practice in the basic tools and vocabulary of painting. The goal is to apply an understanding of compositional strategies, visual principles, and basic materials and techniques to produce paintings using oil/watercolor/acrylic paints.
UPDATE: Given the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Maryland and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant globally, and with the health and safety of our community foremost in mind, we will conduct our stateside hybrid courses that begin January 12, 2022, in an online format via Zoom. Faculty will hold Zoom teleconference sessions during times originally scheduled for face-to-face class sessions; look for instructions from your assigned faculty. A decision will be made in the new year about the instruction format for later course start dates.
26999 4010 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 M 7:00P-10:00P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: King Johns, Margaret R Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 320 Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 110. Practice in the basic tools and vocabulary of painting. The goal is to apply an understanding of compositional strategies, visual principles, and basic materials and techniques to produce paintings using oil/watercolor/acrylic paints.
28624 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Kelly, Danielle M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 428 Advanced Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 320. Creation of original compositions based on the figure, nature, and still life, as well as expressive painting. The goal is to paint in a variety of styles and techniques, work with more complex forms (including drapery, transparency, and reflections), and work in landscape and/or figure in space painting. Emphasis is on the development of personal directions. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 credits.
21025 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Gelsomini, Laura A Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 428 Advanced Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 320. Creation of original compositions based on the figure, nature, and still life, as well as expressive painting. The goal is to paint in a variety of styles and techniques, work with more complex forms (including drapery, transparency, and reflections), and work in landscape and/or figure in space painting. Emphasis is on the development of personal directions. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 credits.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23381 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Webb, Melissa M Syllabus Course Materials
ARTT 428 Advanced Painting (3)
Prerequisite: ARTT 320. Creation of original compositions based on the figure, nature, and still life, as well as expressive painting. The goal is to paint in a variety of styles and techniques, work with more complex forms (including drapery, transparency, and reflections), and work in landscape and/or figure in space painting. Emphasis is on the development of personal directions. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 credits.
UPDATE: Given the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Maryland and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant globally, and with the health and safety of our community foremost in mind, we will conduct our stateside hybrid courses that begin January 12, 2022, in an online format via Zoom. Faculty will hold Zoom teleconference sessions during times originally scheduled for face-to-face class sessions; look for instructions from your assigned faculty. A decision will be made in the new year about the instruction format for later course start dates.
27000 4010 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 M 7:00P-10:00P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: King Johns, Margaret R Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 135 Introduction to Japanese Language and Culture (3)
(Formerly JAPN 105. Not open to students with substantial prior experience with Japanese language or culture; assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese. Students with prior experience with the Japanese language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) A hands-on, project- based introduction to Japanese language and culture. The goal is to develop cultural competency and familiarity with the history, geography, and culture of Japan and to use basic language skills to function effectively and appropriately in everyday life in Japan. Students may receive credit for only one of the following: ASTD 135 or JAPN 105.
21097 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Alvis, Andra L Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 155 Introduction to Korean Language and Culture (3)
(Not open to students with substantial prior experience with Korean language or culture; assumes no prior knowledge of Korean. Students with prior experience with the Korean language should take a placement test to assess appropriate level.) A hands-on, project-based introduction to Korean language and culture. The goal is to develop cultural competence in personal interactions; demonstrate knowledge of the history, geography, and culture of Korea; and use basic language skills to function effectively and appropriately in everyday activities in Korea. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 155 and KORN 105.
21100 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Gagum, Kyung Lee Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 284 Foundations of East Asian Civilization (3)
(Formerly HIST 284.) An interdisciplinary survey of the foundations of East Asian civilization from its beginnings to the 17th century. The goal is to analyze philosophical, religious, artistic, economic, and political aspects of the region's historical experience. Focus is on China, Korea, and Japan. Topics include East Asian belief systems (including Confucianism and Buddhism), the dynastic cycle, relations between steppe and agrarian societies, warrior and scholar-gentry cultures, technological change and economic development, and the role of class and gender in early East Asian society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 150, ASTD 284, or HIST 284.
21104 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Ko, Susan S. Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 284 Foundations of East Asian Civilization (3)
(Formerly HIST 284.) An interdisciplinary survey of the foundations of East Asian civilization from its beginnings to the 17th century. The goal is to analyze philosophical, religious, artistic, economic, and political aspects of the region's historical experience. Focus is on China, Korea, and Japan. Topics include East Asian belief systems (including Confucianism and Buddhism), the dynastic cycle, relations between steppe and agrarian societies, warrior and scholar-gentry cultures, technological change and economic development, and the role of class and gender in early East Asian society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 150, ASTD 284, or HIST 284.
22392 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Shirley, Steven B Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 284 Foundations of East Asian Civilization (3)
(Formerly HIST 284.) An interdisciplinary survey of the foundations of East Asian civilization from its beginnings to the 17th century. The goal is to analyze philosophical, religious, artistic, economic, and political aspects of the region's historical experience. Focus is on China, Korea, and Japan. Topics include East Asian belief systems (including Confucianism and Buddhism), the dynastic cycle, relations between steppe and agrarian societies, warrior and scholar-gentry cultures, technological change and economic development, and the role of class and gender in early East Asian society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 150, ASTD 284, or HIST 284.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22840 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Jennings, John M Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 284 Foundations of East Asian Civilization (3)
(Formerly HIST 284.) An interdisciplinary survey of the foundations of East Asian civilization from its beginnings to the 17th century. The goal is to analyze philosophical, religious, artistic, economic, and political aspects of the region's historical experience. Focus is on China, Korea, and Japan. Topics include East Asian belief systems (including Confucianism and Buddhism), the dynastic cycle, relations between steppe and agrarian societies, warrior and scholar-gentry cultures, technological change and economic development, and the role of class and gender in early East Asian society. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 150, ASTD 284, or HIST 284.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23729 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Lynass, Kathryn R Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 285 Introduction to Modern East Asia (3)
(Formerly HIST 285.) An interdisciplinary survey of East Asia from the late 17th century--beginning with Ming-Qing China, Tokugawa Japan, and Choson Korea--to the present. The objective is to trace how transformations on global, regional, and local levels led to the development of the modern nation-states of East Asia and to examine how those developments affected the culture of the areas. Topics include the rise of imperialism and colonialism; cross-cultural interactions; and issues of gender, class, and ethnicity in East Asian culture. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 160, ASTD 285, or HIST 285.
21109 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Shirley, Steven B Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 285 Introduction to Modern East Asia (3)
(Formerly HIST 285.) An interdisciplinary survey of East Asia from the late 17th century--beginning with Ming-Qing China, Tokugawa Japan, and Choson Korea--to the present. The objective is to trace how transformations on global, regional, and local levels led to the development of the modern nation-states of East Asia and to examine how those developments affected the culture of the areas. Topics include the rise of imperialism and colonialism; cross-cultural interactions; and issues of gender, class, and ethnicity in East Asian culture. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 160, ASTD 285, or HIST 285.
21875 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Lynass, Kathryn R Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 285 Introduction to Modern East Asia (3)
(Formerly HIST 285.) An interdisciplinary survey of East Asia from the late 17th century--beginning with Ming-Qing China, Tokugawa Japan, and Choson Korea--to the present. The objective is to trace how transformations on global, regional, and local levels led to the development of the modern nation-states of East Asia and to examine how those developments affected the culture of the areas. Topics include the rise of imperialism and colonialism; cross-cultural interactions; and issues of gender, class, and ethnicity in East Asian culture. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTD 160, ASTD 285, or HIST 285.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23124 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Owen, David A Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 370 Interpreting Contemporary China (3)
Prerequisite: Any writing class. Recommended: ASTD 285. A thematic study of contemporary China from political, economic, social, and foreign policy perspectives. The objective is to identify decision-making authorities, interpret major influences on the Chinese economy, appraise the impact of grass-roots social movements, and distinguish factors that drive China's foreign policy. Focus is on developing engagement strategies for various professional applications. Assignments require research, analysis, and a written policy or strategy recommendation (e.g., a policy paper or business strategy plan).
21112 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Brown, William B Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 485 Issues in East Asian Studies (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ASTD 284 (or ASTD 150) and ASTD 285 (or ASTD 160). A project-based interdisciplinary study of East Asia that integrates knowledge gained through previous coursework and experience and builds on that conceptual foundation through integrative analysis, practical application, and critical thinking. Discussion covers emerging issues and current scholarship in East Asian studies.
21116 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Egyed, Alice M Syllabus Course Materials
ASTD 485 Issues in East Asian Studies (3)
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ASTD 284 (or ASTD 150) and ASTD 285 (or ASTD 160). A project-based interdisciplinary study of East Asia that integrates knowledge gained through previous coursework and experience and builds on that conceptual foundation through integrative analysis, practical application, and critical thinking. Discussion covers emerging issues and current scholarship in East Asian studies.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
23941 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Egyed, Alice M Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
20290 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Bailey, Bobby R. Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
21124 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Watanabe, Kenji Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
21946 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hunt, James C Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22618 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Watanabe, Kenji Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
22619 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Shier, Lisa M Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24134 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Almukahhal, Raja Q Syllabus Course Materials
ASTR 100 Introduction to Astronomy (3)
Prerequisite: MATH 105, STAT 200, or a higher MATH or STAT course. An examination of the major areas of astronomy. Topics include the solar system, stars and stellar evolution, and galaxies. Current topics in astronomy are also discussed. The objective is to use scientific and quantitative reasoning to make informed decisions about topics related to space science. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ASTR 100, ASTR 101, ASTR 120, or GNSC 125.
Start date has passed. Please register for the next start date.
24307 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hunt, James C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
20434 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Mendez, Nina A Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
20440 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
21140 7382 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Zhou, Wei Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
21141 7383 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
22177 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Raftery, Susan R Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
22393 6981 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Shinn, Christina C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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22958 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Raftery, Susan R Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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22969 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Mendez, Nina A Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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23022 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Morales, Linda Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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23455 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Shinn, Christina C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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24262 6384 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Hale, David E Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
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24360 6385 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Zhou, Wei Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
UPDATE: Given the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Maryland and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant globally, and with the health and safety of our community foremost in mind, we will conduct our stateside hybrid courses that begin January 12, 2022, in an online format via Zoom. Faculty will hold Zoom teleconference sessions during times originally scheduled for face-to-face class sessions; look for instructions from your assigned faculty. A decision will be made in the new year about the instruction format for later course start dates.
27001 5625 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Th 6:00P-9:00P Open National Landing (Hybrid)
Faculty: Lea, Suzanne R Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
UPDATE: Given the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Maryland and the rapid spread of the Omicron variant globally, and with the health and safety of our community foremost in mind, we will conduct our stateside hybrid courses that begin January 12, 2022, in an online format via Zoom. Faculty will hold Zoom teleconference sessions during times originally scheduled for face-to-face class sessions; look for instructions from your assigned faculty. A decision will be made in the new year about the instruction format for later course start dates.
27002 4055 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 T 7:00P-10:00P Open College Park (Hybrid)
Faculty: Rives, Walter N Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 103 Technology in Contemporary Society (3)
An interdisciplinary introduction to the role of technology in contemporary society. The aim is to apply principles and concepts from a variety of social science disciplines (e.g., anthropology, sociology, psychology, and gerontology) to explore the influence of technology on society and the effect of technological change on our social lives, including our interpersonal relationships, work, culture, and society. Topics include the way technology changes relationships, the cumulative advantages and disadvantages associated with technology, digital natives versus digital immigrants, the pace of technological change, changes to the nature of how people learn and think, and the meaning of technology in society.
28639 7384 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
20291 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Babcock, Virginia Marie Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
21155 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hrotic, Steven M Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
22040 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Lee, Jeongim Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
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22566 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Vernon, Nichole Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
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22747 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Ervin, Kelly Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
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23127 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Bieri, Franziska Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 210 Introduction to Social Sciences (3)
Recommended: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of society. The objective is to use the combined perspectives of the different social science disciplines to better understand the nature of society. Topics include research methods, ethical considerations in research, and the relationships among the different social sciences. Discussion surveys a range of social sciences. An analysis of social phenomena that integrates insights from the social sciences is also presented. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 201 or BEHS 210
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24224 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Merritt, Victoria A. Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
20285 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Barone, Lindsay M Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
21157 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Hazel, Jill S Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
21158 7382 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Mitchell, Joanie M Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
22178 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Jamison, Cheryl L Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
22396 6981 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Heywood, Bethany T Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
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22734 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hazel, Jill S Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
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22879 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
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22879 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Mitchell, Joanie M Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
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23023 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Rosen, Jennifer L Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 220 Diversity Awareness (3)
An examination of the many dimensions of diversity within the framework of the social sciences. The aim is to learn how to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately within a diverse society. Emphasis is on using critical thinking to understand stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination and how these phenomena affect society. Discussion explores how adopting a social science perspective on diversity can help to address problems in the workplace, community, culture, and society.
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24189 6383 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Babcock, Virginia Marie Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 300 Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3)
Prerequisite: BEHS 210 and STAT 200. An introduc­tion to the core concepts, research methods, and skills that apply to work in the social sciences. The goal is to begin the process of conducting social science research. Discussion covers the scientific method, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods specific to the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology, anthropology, and gerontology. Topics also include reliability and validity of data, correlation versus causality, research ethics, institutional review boards, proposal writing, and the unique contribution of interdisciplinarity in social science research.
20517 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Rosen, Jennifer L Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 300 Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3)
Prerequisite: BEHS 210 and STAT 200. An introduc­tion to the core concepts, research methods, and skills that apply to work in the social sciences. The goal is to begin the process of conducting social science research. Discussion covers the scientific method, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods specific to the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology, anthropology, and gerontology. Topics also include reliability and validity of data, correlation versus causality, research ethics, institutional review boards, proposal writing, and the unique contribution of interdisciplinarity in social science research.
21745 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Bieri, Franziska Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 300 Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3)
Prerequisite: BEHS 210 and STAT 200. An introduc­tion to the core concepts, research methods, and skills that apply to work in the social sciences. The goal is to begin the process of conducting social science research. Discussion covers the scientific method, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods specific to the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology, anthropology, and gerontology. Topics also include reliability and validity of data, correlation versus causality, research ethics, institutional review boards, proposal writing, and the unique contribution of interdisciplinarity in social science research.
22410 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Silva, Priyanthi C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 300 Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3)
Prerequisite: BEHS 210 and STAT 200. An introduc­tion to the core concepts, research methods, and skills that apply to work in the social sciences. The goal is to begin the process of conducting social science research. Discussion covers the scientific method, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods specific to the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology, anthropology, and gerontology. Topics also include reliability and validity of data, correlation versus causality, research ethics, institutional review boards, proposal writing, and the unique contribution of interdisciplinarity in social science research.
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22951 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Silva, Priyanthi C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 300 Research Methods in the Social Sciences (3)
Prerequisite: BEHS 210 and STAT 200. An introduc­tion to the core concepts, research methods, and skills that apply to work in the social sciences. The goal is to begin the process of conducting social science research. Discussion covers the scientific method, as well as quantitative and qualitative research methods specific to the social science disciplines of psychology, sociology, anthropology, and gerontology. Topics also include reliability and validity of data, correlation versus causality, research ethics, institutional review boards, proposal writing, and the unique contribution of interdisciplinarity in social science research.
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24062 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Tice, Peter C Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
20386 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
21247 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Perry-Garnette, Lindy K Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
22220 6980 16 Feb 2022-12 Apr 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hejmadi, Ahalya Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
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22794 6380 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Hejmadi, Ahalya Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
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23413 6381 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Franke, Suzanne Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 320 Disability Studies (3)
An interdisciplinary study of disability issues that focuses on understanding and evaluating traditional and current interpretations of the meaning of disability. The goal is to interact and communicate effectively and appropriately in situations relevant to issues of disability. Topics include the construction of images of people with disabilities; attitudes and actions toward those with disabilities; approaches taken by major social institutions (e.g., law, education, religion, the arts) toward disability; distinctions between different models of disability; and current issues in disability studies.
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23608 6382 12 Jan 2022-08 Mar 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Perry-Garnette, Lindy K Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 343 Parenting Today (3)
An overview of critical issues in modern parenting in the United States and the world. Using an interdisciplinary perspective, students will apply research and theory in family development to practical decision making, taking into account modern and historical trends such as gender roles, socioeconomic status, and single parenting and the impact of divorce on children. Students will also examine the role of race and ethnicity in parenting, LGBT parenting, multigenerational and military families.
20292 7380 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Liu, Jia Li Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 343 Parenting Today (3)
An overview of critical issues in modern parenting in the United States and the world. Using an interdisciplinary perspective, students will apply research and theory in family development to practical decision making, taking into account modern and historical trends such as gender roles, socioeconomic status, and single parenting and the impact of divorce on children. Students will also examine the role of race and ethnicity in parenting, LGBT parenting, multigenerational and military families.
20502 7381 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Poe, T'Pring R Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 343 Parenting Today (3)
An overview of critical issues in modern parenting in the United States and the world. Using an interdisciplinary perspective, students will apply research and theory in family development to practical decision making, taking into account modern and historical trends such as gender roles, socioeconomic status, and single parenting and the impact of divorce on children. Students will also examine the role of race and ethnicity in parenting, LGBT parenting, multigenerational and military families.
21258 7382 16 Mar 2022-10 May 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Foss, Rebecca Syllabus Course Materials
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