Schedule of Classes
Asia Virtual Classes: 17 August - 11 October
  

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Asia Virtual Classes: 17 August - 11 October

Note: Available for Asia-Wide Enrollment

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
ACCT 220 Principles of Accounting I (3)
An introduction to the basic theory and techniques of contemporary financial accounting. The objective is to identify the fundamental principles of accounting, identify and analyze business transactions, prepare financial statements, and communicate this information to users with different needs. Topics include the accounting cycle, transactions, and the preparation of financial statements for single-owner business organizations that operate as service companies or merchandisers. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ACCT 220 or BMGT 220.
86370 A501 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 W 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Cripps, Jeremy G.A. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
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.
86371 A401 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Seo, Eun-Mi Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
BIOL 301 Human Health and Disease (3)
(For students majoring in both science and nonscience disciplines.) A survey of the mechanisms of disease and their expression in major organ systems of the human body. The goal is to use scientific reasoning to make informed decisions about matters related to human biology and health. Topics include infections, cancer, heart disease, lung disease, diabetes, stroke, malnutrition, poisoning by environmental toxins, stress, inflammation, disorders of the immune system, and aging. Emphasis is on analysis of factors that cause disruption of healthy body functions, leading to disease, and on prevention of disease through control of risk factors and early detection. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BIOL 301 or BIOL 398H.
86540 A302 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Plucer-Rosario, Gyongyi Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
BMGT 110 Introduction to Business and Management (3)
(For students with little or no business background. Recommended preparation for many other BMGT courses.) An introduction to the fundamental concepts of business management and leadership. The objective is to understand the interrelated dynamics of business, society, and the economy. Discussion covers business principles and practices in the context of everyday business events and human affairs and from a historical perspective.
86374 A502 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Mahoney, Christian M. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
CMST 301 Digital Media and Society (3)
A survey of technological advancements in the field of digital media and their impact. The objective is to explain how digital media has transformed the communication of ideas in society and to make responsible choices in the creation and consumption of digital media based on awareness of global, social, ethical, and legal contexts. Topics include social media, the visual display of information, ethics and privacy, participatory media, and the impact of digital media on culture.
86376 A301 31 Aug 22-27 Sep 22 F/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: McGinnis, Cynthia L. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Fridays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
EDCP 102 Integrated Skills for Academic Success (3)
The development of the academic and study skills needed for success in college-level coursework. The objective is to apply information literacy skills, reading comprehension strategies, note-taking methods, study skills, and critical thinking across various academic disciplines. Focus is on the four language skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
86448 A501 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1900-2200 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Curtley, Henry H. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: This is the third class in the Bridge Program for academic English
HIST 202 Principles of War (3)
A study of the nine classic principles that guide the conduct of war at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels and form the foundation of the art and science of the military profession. The aim is to use primary and secondary historical resources to explore how past theory and practice have shaped the underlying policy, strategic planning, and operational procedures of today's military and national security agencies.
86378 A501 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Sa 1000-1300 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Scott, Cord A. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
HRMN 300 Human Resource Management (3)
A basic study of the strategic role of human resource management. The objective is to apply knowledge of human behavior, labor relations, and current laws and regulations to a working environment. Topics include employment laws and regulations, diversity in a global economy, total rewards management, and training and development for organizational success. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BMGT 360, HRMN 300, or TMGT 360.
86379 A501 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Horigan, Damien P. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
IFSM 201 Concepts and Applications of Information Technology (3)
(Access to a standard office productivity package, i.e., word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software, required.) An introduction to data and the range of technologies (including hardware, software, databases, and networking and information systems) that provide the foundation for the data-centric focus of modern organizations. The objective is to apply knowledge of basic technical, ethical, and security considerations to select and use information technology (and the data that arises from technology) effectively in one's personal and professional lives. Discussion covers issues related to technology as a vehicle for collecting, storing, and sharing data and information, including privacy, ethics, security, and social impact. Applied exercises focus on the manipulation, analysis, and visualization of data and effective data communication strategies. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BMGT 301, CAPP 101, CAPP 300, CMST 300, IFSM 201, or TMGT 201.
86883 A301 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 Th/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Johnson, James H. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
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.
86541 A307 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 W 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Sekiguchi, Mio Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
KORN 112 Elementary Korean II (3)
Prerequisite: Completion of KORN 111 with a grade of C or better. Continued basic study of Korean, emphasizing oral communication and leading to a balanced development of proficiency in the four communication skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Basic structures, vocabulary, pronunciation, and writing are practiced along with continued familiarity with culture, history, and geography. Oral and written authentic text from native speakers is used as much as possible.
86551 A401 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Kim, Miso Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
LIBS 150 Introduction to Research (1)
An introduction to the research process and methods for retrieving information in a library or through online sources. The aim is to identify an information need and locate, evaluate, and use appropriate resources in keeping with academic integrity and ethical standards. Focus is on implementing effective strategies for finding relevant information--including selecting appropriate print and electronic sources and effectively using web search engines and the UMGC Library's electronic resources to find information--and evaluating and correctly citing the information found. Students may not earn credit for LIBS 150 through challenge exam or portfolio credit and may receive credit for only one of the following courses: COMP 111, LIBS 100, or LIBS 150.
86571 A305 01 Oct 22-09 Oct 22 Sa 0900-1630 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 1 Oct (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
NUTR 100 Elements of Nutrition (3)
A study of the scientific and quantitative foundations of the applied science of human nutrition. The goal is to understand how nutrition reflects an integration across scientific disciplines and how foods provide important nutrients that provide substance and energy for healthy living. Topics include scientific reasoning, healthy meal planning, and weight management. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: NUTR 100 or NUTR 200.
86813 A302 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Murray, Douglas B. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
PACE 111M Program and Career Exploration in Multidisciplinary Studies (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in research and computing literacy.) An orientation to UMGC and exploration of how UMGC academic programs align to professional goals and career options. Focus is on developing and practicing communication, teamwork, professionalism, and integrity skills while exploring ways to develop and enhance career opportunities. The aim is to become familiar with the university's academic culture and expectations; learn about UMGC resources for success; reflect on academic and professional goals; and explore opportunities to shorten programs through transfer credit and other prior learning. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: PACE 111B, PACE 111C, PACE 111M, PACE 111P, PACE 111S, or PACE 111T.
86572 A304 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
SPCH 100 Foundations of Oral Communication (3)
For online sections, access to a broadband internet connection, use of a digital camera capable of recording 10-minute videos, and the ability to save and transfer video to a hosting site required. (Fulfills the prerequisite for all upper-level SPCH courses.) An introduction to oral communication, with emphasis on interpersonal communication, small-group communication, and public speaking. The objective is to prepare speeches, provide feedback to others, and participate in group activities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: SPCH 100, SPCH 100X, SPCH 101, SPCH 107, or SPCH 108.
86381 A503 14 Sep 22-11 Oct 22 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Mahoney, Christian M. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
SPCH 100 Foundations of Oral Communication (3)
For online sections, access to a broadband internet connection, use of a digital camera capable of recording 10-minute videos, and the ability to save and transfer video to a hosting site required. (Fulfills the prerequisite for all upper-level SPCH courses.) An introduction to oral communication, with emphasis on interpersonal communication, small-group communication, and public speaking. The objective is to prepare speeches, provide feedback to others, and participate in group activities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: SPCH 100, SPCH 100X, SPCH 101, SPCH 107, or SPCH 108.
86668 A506 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1900-2200 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Takahashi-Breines, Hinako Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
SPCH 100 Foundations of Oral Communication (3)
For online sections, access to a broadband internet connection, use of a digital camera capable of recording 10-minute videos, and the ability to save and transfer video to a hosting site required. (Fulfills the prerequisite for all upper-level SPCH courses.) An introduction to oral communication, with emphasis on interpersonal communication, small-group communication, and public speaking. The objective is to prepare speeches, provide feedback to others, and participate in group activities. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: SPCH 100, SPCH 100X, SPCH 101, SPCH 107, or SPCH 108.
86741 A507 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 0930-1230 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Itokazu, Naomi L. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Class; combined with Foster; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Tuesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
STAT 200 Introduction to Statistics (3)
An introduction to statistics. The objective is to assess the validity of statistical conclusions; organize, summarize, interpret, and present data using graphical and tabular representations; and apply principles of inferential statistics. Focus is on selecting and applying appropriate statistical tests and determining reasonable inferences and predictions from a set of data. Topics include methods of sampling; percentiles; concepts of probability; probability distributions; normal, t-, and chi-square distributions; confidence intervals; hypothesis testing of one and two means; proportions; binomial experiments; sample size calculations; correlation; regression; and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BEHS 202, BEHS 302, BMGT 230, ECON 321, GNST 201, MATH 111, MGMT 316, PSYC 200, SOCY 201, STAT 100, STAT 200, STAT 225, or STAT 230.
86382 A401 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 W 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Laugel, Gary R. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
UMEI 030 Interpersonal Communications Skills (3)
(Does not apply toward degree requirements. Yields institutional credit only.) An advanced study of spoken English as a second language focusing on American English. Opportunities to discuss and write about cultural similarities and differences are provided.
86884 A303 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1900-2200 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Baran, Katrina N. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual/Blended Bridge Class; meets via Zoom Thursdays and Tuesdays; available for Asia-wide enrollment; combined with Yokosuka; This is the first class in the bridge program for academic English
UMEI 030 Interpersonal Communications Skills (3)
(Does not apply toward degree requirements. Yields institutional credit only.) An advanced study of spoken English as a second language focusing on American English. Opportunities to discuss and write about cultural similarities and differences are provided.
86885 A504 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 2000-2300 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Phillips, Owen G. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual/Blended Bridge Class; meets via Zoom Thursdays and Tuesdays; available for Asia-wide enrollment; combined with Camp Kinser; This is the first class in the bridge program for academic English
UMEI 030 Interpersonal Communications Skills (3)
(Does not apply toward degree requirements. Yields institutional credit only.) An advanced study of spoken English as a second language focusing on American English. Opportunities to discuss and write about cultural similarities and differences are provided.
86886 A505 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 0930-1230 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Takahashi-Breines, Hinako Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual/Blended Bridge Class; meets via Zoom Thursdays and Tuesdays; available for Asia-wide enrollment; combined with Camp Foster; This is the first class in the bridge program for academic English
UMEI 030 Interpersonal Communications Skills (3)
(Does not apply toward degree requirements. Yields institutional credit only.) An advanced study of spoken English as a second language focusing on American English. Opportunities to discuss and write about cultural similarities and differences are provided.
86887 A506 18 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th/T 1830-2130 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Itokazu, Naomi L. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual/Blended Bridge Class; meets via Zoom Thursdays and Tuesdays; available for Asia-wide enrollment; combined with Camp Foster; This is the first class in the bridge program for academic English
WRTG 112 Academic Writing II (3)
(The second course in the two-course series WRTG 111-WRTG 112. Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) Continued practice in reading, writing, and critical thinking with an emphasis on research and argumentation. The goal is to implement strategies for analyzing ideas and rhetorical techniques in academic texts and for conducting academic research. Focus is on writing an argumentative research paper that synthesizes information and ideas from multiple sources and demonstrates critical thinking, varied rhetorical strategies, proper source documentation, and effective language use. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 101, ENGL 101X, WRTG 101, WRTG 101S, WRTG 101X, WRTG 112, or WRTG 112X.
86383 A401 17 Aug 22-11 Oct 22 Th 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Sohn, Dongho Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 8 Week Hybrid Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
WRTG 112X Academic Writing II (3)
(The second course in the two-course series WRTG 111X¿WRTG 112X. Fulfills the general education requirement in communications. Enrollment restricted to students for whom English is a second language.) Continued practice in reading, writing, and critical thinking with an emphasis on research and argumentation. The goal is to implement strategies for analyzing ideas and rhetorical techniques in academic texts and for conducting academic research. Focus is on writing an argumentative research paper that synthesizes information and ideas from multiple sources and demonstrates critical thinking, varied rhetorical strategies, proper source documentation, and effective language use. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ENGL 101, ENGL 101X, WRTG 101, WRTG 101S, WRTG 101X, WRTG 112, or WRTG 112X.
86447 A501 17 Aug 22-10 Oct 22 W/M 1900-2230 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Itokazu, Naomi L. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: This is the fifth class in the Bridge Program for academic English. Class will not meet on Monday Sep 5 or Monday Oct 10th.
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