Schedule of Classes
On-Site Intersession: 14 December - 10 January
Camp Kinser   DSN: (315) 637-2406
kinser-asia@umgc.edu
asia.umgc.edu
 

On-Site Intersession: 14 December - 10 January

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
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.
26911 A543 25 Feb 23-05 Mar 23 Sa 0900-1630 Open Camp Kinser
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials

In-Person

Note: Meets in-person; 9-day Hybrid Class; meets Saturday, 25 Feb
Asia Virtual Classes
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.
25745 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Kim, Hee-young 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
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.
25887 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Shim, Woo-Ill 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
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.
25738 A540 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 F/W 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Anderson, Christopher J. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Fridays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
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.
26548 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 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 Tuesdays (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.
25746 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Kerkove, Brian K. 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
CMIS 102 Introduction to Problem Solving and Algorithm Design (3)
A study of techniques for finding solutions to problems through structured programming and step-wise refinement. The objective is to design programs using pseudocode and implement them in an appropriate programming language. Hands-on practice in debugging, testing, and documenting is provided. Topics include principles of programming, the logic of constructing a computer program, and the practical aspects of integrating program modules into a cohesive application. Algorithms are used to demonstrate programming as an approach to problem solving. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 102, CMIS 102A, or CMSC 101. 
26653 A340 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Tisher, Michael A. 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
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.
25747 A340 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Stevens, William J Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
HIST 156 History of the United States to 1865 (3)
A survey of the United States from colonial times to the end of the Civil War. The establishment and development of national institutions are traced. The aim is to locate, evaluate, and use primary and secondary sources and interpret current events and ideas in a historical context. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HIST 156 or HUMN 119.
25748 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Lee, Hyung Dae Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; 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.
25760 A340 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Chapa, Louis E. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; 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.
25749 A340 17 Dec 22-25 Dec 22 Sa 0900-1630 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Leone, Frances D Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Saturday, 17 Dec (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.
25750 A341 02 Jan 23-10 Jan 23 M 1800-2100 Closed 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 Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); 2 Jan is a holiday. An alternate meeting day will be coordinated; 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.
26852 A343 27 Dec 22-04 Jan 23 T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Anderson, Margaret E. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 9-day Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets two Tuesdays - 27 Dec & 3 Jan (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.
25751 A340 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Closed 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 Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; 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.
26652 A342 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Hornia, Armando 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
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.
26840 A441 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Ryu, Hyoik 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.
25752 A340 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Fail, Mario Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; 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.
26791 A343 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Evans, Karl N. 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.
26839 A344 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Brown, Alytrice 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
PSYC 307H Sleep and Dreams (1)
An introduction to the clinical, cultural, and research aspects of sleep and dreams. The aim is to understand the various scientific theories on the nature of sleep and dreams. Topics include historical and theoretical approaches to sleep and dreams, sleep deprivation and disorders, biological rhythms, typical dreams, and dream interpretation.
26635 A440 14 Dec 22-27 Dec 22 Sa 0900-1600 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Laugel, Gary R. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 2 Week Hybrid Class; meets Saturday 17 Dec
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.
26749 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 W/M 1800-2100 Closed Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Sohn, Dongho Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Mondays (meeting times JST/KST); class will not meet Monday 26 Dec & 2 Jan; 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.
25761 A440 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 Th/T 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Sizemore, James M. 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.
26792 A540 14 Dec 22-10 Jan 23 F/W 1800-2100 Open Asia Virtual Classes
Faculty: Mahoney, Christian M. Syllabus Course Materials
Note: Asia Virtual Class; Meets via Zoom; 4 Week Class; available for Asia-wide enrollment: meets Wednesdays and Fridays (meeting times JST/KST); VA students: this class is certified as distance learning
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