Schedule of Classes




2022 Fall: August 17 - December 13
Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Stateside hybrid classes for Winter 2023 and Spring 2023 will be made available the weekend of September 9th, 2022. Registration will open September 12th, 2022.

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
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.
85084 7650 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
BEHS 364 Alcohol in U.S. Society (3)
An interdisciplinary examination of the use and abuse of the drug alcohol from the perspectives of psychology, physiology, sociology, medicine, counseling, law, and public health. The aim is to examine current research and trends in the treatment of alcohol abuse and dependence (including prevention, assessment, and intervention) and to explore the history, etiology, effects, and current treatment practices. The effects of alcohol throughout the lifespan are explored in relation to gender, families, race, age, the workplace, and public safety.
85089 7660 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
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.
84988 7650 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Brown, Johnnie Syllabus Course Materials
CCJS 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in behavioral and social sciences.) An introduction to the three primary components of the criminal justice system: law enforcement, courts, and corrections. The objective is to identify the components of the system, the practitioners within the system and their role in policy formation and implementation, and the major theoretical tenets of criminal behavior. Topics include community relations, the impact of criminal behavior, and the importance of research in the field of criminal justice.
85355 7665 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Milam, Michelle E Syllabus Course Materials
CMIS 111 Social Networking and Cybersecurity Best Practices (3)
A hands-on study of current social networking applications and approaches to protect against cyber attacks and enhance personal cybersecurity. The goal is to collaborate and interact through personal and professional social networking while developing and using computer security best practices. Discussion covers issues associated with the impact of social computing on individuals and society. Projects include creating and maintaining accounts on selected social networking sites.
85427 7625 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Price, Dwayne A Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2136 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIS 242 Intermediate Programming (3)
Prerequisite: CMIS 141. Further study of the Java programming language. The objective is to design, implement, test, debug, and document Java programs, using appropriate development tools. Topics include object-oriented design, event-driven programming, exceptions, recursion, arrays, and data structures.
85200 7615 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Scoggins, Shwu-Yan C Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2136 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 202 Fundamentals of Computer Troubleshooting (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA A+ exams.) Prerequisite: IFSM 201. A thorough review of computer hardware and software, with emphasis on the application of current and appropriate computing safety and environmental practices. The goal is to evaluate, install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot computer hardware components and operating systems.
85203 7610 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Burnett, Gregory L Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2134 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 265 Fundamentals of Networking (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.) Prerequisite: IFSM 201. An introduction to networking technologies for local area networks, wide area networks, and wireless networks. The aim is to recognize the type of network design appropriate for a given scenario. Topics include the OSI (open system interconnection) model, security, and networking protocols. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 265 or CMIT 265M.
85207 7615 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Canapp, Douglas A Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2134 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 265 Fundamentals of Networking (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.) Prerequisite: IFSM 201. An introduction to networking technologies for local area networks, wide area networks, and wireless networks. The aim is to recognize the type of network design appropriate for a given scenario. Topics include the OSI (open system interconnection) model, security, and networking protocols. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 265 or CMIT 265M.
85215 7650 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Adewale, Emmanuel Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 291 Introduction to Linux (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the Linux Professional Institute Certification 1 (LPIC-1) and the CompTIA Linux+ certification exams. Prerequisite: CMIT 202 or CMIT 265. A study of the Linux operating system. The goal is to configure and manage processes, user interfaces, device files, print facilities, file systems, task automation, the boot-up/shutdown sequence, disk storage, network connectivity, system security, and users and groups. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 291, CMIS 390, CMIT 391, or CMIS 398U.
85263 7625 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Quintananieves, Armando Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2125 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 320 Network Security (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA Security+ exam.) Prerequisite: CMIT 265, CSIA 302, or CompTIA Network+ certification. A study of the fundamental concepts of computer security and its implementation. The aim is to assess and mitigate risk, evaluate and select appropriate technologies, and apply proper security safeguards.
85267 7610 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Windapo, Adeyinka O Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2125 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 320 Network Security (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA Security+ exam.) Prerequisite: CMIT 265, CSIA 302, or CompTIA Network+ certification. A study of the fundamental concepts of computer security and its implementation. The aim is to assess and mitigate risk, evaluate and select appropriate technologies, and apply proper security safeguards.
85296 7650 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Windapo, Adeyinka O Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 321 Ethical Hacking (3)
(Formerly CMIT 398E. Designed to help prepare for the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker certifications.) Prerequisite: CMIT 320. Development of the structured knowledge base needed to discover vulnerabilities and recommend solutions for tightening network security and protecting data from potential attackers. Focus is on penetration-testing tools and techniques to protect computer networks. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 321 or CMIT 398E.
85297 7655 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 352 Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation (3)
(Designed to help prepare for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification examination. Students will earn a Cisco-issued digital badge on the Acclaim credentials platform for successfully completing this course content.) Prerequisite: CMIT 351. A hands-on introduction to Cisco internetworking devices. Focus is on the architectures and considerations related to designing, securing, operating, and troubleshooting enterprise networks. Topics include wide area network (WAN) technologies and quality of service (QoS) mechanisms used for secure remote access along with the introduction of software-defined networking, virtualization, and automation concepts that support the digitalization of networks. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CAPP 498E, CMIT 350, CMIT 352 or CMIT 499D.
85290 7620 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Hill, Ronald V Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2134 Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 425 Advanced Information Systems Security (3)
(Formerly CMIT 499S. Designed to help prepare for the (ISC)2 Certified Information System Security Professional [CISSP] certification exam.) Prerequisite: CMIT 320 or CompTIA Network+ and Security+ certifications. Recommended: BMGT 110, IFSM 300, or two years of business and management experience. A comprehensive study of information systems security to enhance organizational security. The goal is to manage risks by identifying and mitigating them. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIT 425 or CMIT 499S.
85242 7660 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Kostic, Linda C Syllabus Course Materials
CMIT 495 Current Trends and Projects in Computer Networks and Cybersecurity (3)
CMIT 495 Current Trends and Projects in Computer Networks and Cybersecurity (3) (Intended as a final capstone course to be taken in a student's last 9 credits.) Prerequisites: CMIT 320, CMIT 326 (or CMIT 368 or CMIT 369), CMIT 351 (or CMIT 350) and an additional 15 credits in CMIT coursework. A comprehensive project-driven study of network design and security, with an emphasis on the integration of knowledge, practical applications, and critical thinking. The objective is to implement a secure and scalable network to meet organizational needs. Topics include advanced concepts in network and security design.
85292 7625 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Berger, Johann Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2134 Syllabus Course Materials
COMM 300 Communication Theory (3)
(Fulfills the general education requirement in communications but is not a writing course.) Prerequisite: WRTG 112 or equivalent. An introduction to communication theory. The objective is to apply communication theory and evaluate communication situations. The basic theories of human communication, mass communication, and new media and technology are explored. Focus is on the relationships among communication theory, research, and practice. Topics include intra- and interpersonal communication, public communication, mass media, and contemporary issues associated with mediated communication.
85373 7660 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Tropin, Mitchell J Syllabus Course Materials
ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
An introductory study of the macroeconomy. The objective is to apply select macroeconomic theories to real-world situations. Discussion covers economic growth, technological innovation, unemployment, inflation, and the roles of monetary policy and fiscal policy in determining macroeconomic performance. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ECON 201 or ECON 205.
84987 7665 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Sloboda, Brian W Syllabus Course Materials
HUMN 100 Introduction to Humanities (3)
An introduction to the humanities through a review of some of the major developments in human culture. The goal is to analyze how societies express their ideas through art, literature, music, religion, and philosophy and to consider some of the underlying assumptions about the way societies are formed and run. Focus is on developing the conceptual tools to understand cultural phenomena critically.
85110 7655 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Houston, Katie D Syllabus Course Materials
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.
85232 7615 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Liebermann, Roxanne J Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2125 Syllabus Course Materials
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.
85338 7655 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Bryant, Richoun Denise Syllabus Course Materials
MATH 105 Topics for Mathematical Literacy (3)
(For students who do not need a college algebra, statistics, or higher-level mathematics course. Meets the general education requirement in mathematics.) An investigation of contemporary topics in mathematics. The aim is to apply mathematical processes to solve problems involving exponential and logarithmic modeling, personal finance, probability, basic logical thinking, and statistical reasoning.
85074 7615 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Wimbish, Alice L Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2130 Syllabus Course Materials
MATH 107 College Algebra (3)
(The first course in the two-course series MATH 107-MATH 108. An alternative to MATH 115). An introduction to equations and inequalities and a study of functions and their properties, including the development of graphing skills with polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. The objective is to apply appropriate technology and demonstrate fluency in the language of algebra; communicate mathematical ideas; perform operations on real numbers, complex numbers, and functions; solve equations and inequalities; analyze and graph circles and functions; and use mathematical modeling to translate, solve, and interpret applied problems. Technology is used for data modeling. Discussion also covers applications. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: MATH 107 or MATH 115.
85119 7655 19 Oct 2022-13 Dec 2022 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Avram, Elena Syllabus Course Materials
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.
85418 7610 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 M 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Johnson, Kyrese A Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2136 Syllabus Course Materials
PACE 111B Program and Career Exploration in Business (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.
84939 7760 17 Aug 2022-11 Oct 2022 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Bills, Kimberly Bldg/Room: Dorsey Station 2130 Syllabus Course Materials
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