Schedule of Classes
On-Site Session 1 (late start): 25 January - 7 March
Kunsan Air Base   DSN: (315) 782-7924
kunsan-asia@umgc.edu
asia.umgc.edu
 

On-Site Session 1 (late start): 25 January - 7 March

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
Asia Virtual Classes
BIOL 304 The Biology of Cancer (3)
(For students majoring in both science and nonscience disciplines.) An overview of the biological basis of cancer. The goal is to apply knowledge of cancer biology to adopt appropriate lifestyle strategies and evaluate current treatments. The causes, development, and progression of cancer are considered at the level of cell structure and function. The roles of genes and proteins are also examined. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BIOL 304 or GNSC 398C.
26587 A741 08 Feb 23-07 Mar 23 Th/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Bradford, John M. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Thursdays and Mondays; class will not meet Monday 20 Feb; (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.
26788 A741 08 Feb 23-07 Mar 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Jeon, Jin-Ah 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
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.
27157 A742 08 Feb 23-28 Mar 23 W 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Sekiguchi, Mio Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 7 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays; (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
KORN 111 Elementary Korean I (3)
(Assumes no prior knowledge of Korean.) An elementary study of Korean. Emphasis begins with oral communication skills, and leads to balanced proficiency in the four communication skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Topics include basic structures, vocabulary, pronunciation, and writing, as well as elements of culture, history, and geography. Authentic text from native speakers is used as much as possible.
27170 A446 22 Feb 23-11 Apr 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Yoon, You-sook Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 7 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.
26552 A743 04 Feb 23-12 Feb 23 Sa 0900-1630 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Crawford, Leila Nina Matamua Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 4 Feb (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.
26553 A744 11 Feb 23-19 Feb 23 Sa 0900-1630 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Lee, Sun Ju Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 11 Feb (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.
26554 A745 18 Feb 23-26 Feb 23 Sa 0900-1630 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Wilson, Alexis R. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 18 Feb (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.
27261 A747 11 Feb 23-19 Feb 23 Sa 0900-1630 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Evans, Karl N. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 11 Feb (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.
27119 A741 08 Feb 23-07 Mar 23 F/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Martin, Paul R. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Fridays and Mondays; class will not meet Monday 20 Feb; (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.
26599 A742 08 Feb 23-07 Mar 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Davidson, Fola 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
WRTG 111 Academic Writing I (3)
(The first course in the two-course series WRTG 111-WRTG 112. Fulfills the general education requirement in communications.) An introduction to reading, writing, and critical thinking in an academic setting. The goal is to practice strategies for understanding academic texts and for developing one's ideas in relation to those texts. Focus is on writing thesis-driven essays that incorporate ideas and information from sources and demonstrate critical thinking, proper attribution, and effective language use. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: WRTG 100A, WRTG 111, or WRTG 111X.
27126 A742 08 Feb 23-07 Mar 23 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Jasny, Aaron P. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Fridays and Mondays; class will not meet Monday 20 Feb; (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
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