Courses

Examination of diversity and similarities across contemporary world societies.


September 1, 2019 to September 1, 2022
Study and analysis of artistic methods and meaning in the visual arts. Films, original works, slides, discussions, demonstrations.


March 1, 2020 to March 1, 2022
Study and application of different drawing media, methods and techniques. Appropriate art safety instruction will be included.


March 1, 2020 to March 1, 2022
A survey of the anatomy and physiology of the major human organ systems and the foundational concepts required to understand them. Each concept is presented through the lens of a diverse human population.


March 1, 2021 to March 1, 2023
Laboratory exploration of human anatomy and physiology through virtual physiology experiments, dissections, human cadaver viewings, and evaluations of self.


March 1, 2021 to March 1, 2023
A survey of the anatomy and physiology of the major human organ systems and the foundational concepts required to understand them. Each concept is presented through the lens of a diverse human population.


March 1, 2021 to March 1, 2023
Laboratory exploration of human anatomy and physiology through virtual physiology experiments, dissections, human cadaver viewings, and evaluations of self.


March 1, 2021 to March 1, 2023
Measurement, ionic and covalent compounds, chemical calculations, states of matter; energy, solutions, reactions, chemical bonding.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Does not satisfy the prerequisite for any advanced chemistry course. A second semester of general chemistry with emphasis on organic and biochemistry. Includes alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, aromatics, alcohol, phenols, ethers, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, amines, amides, carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, proteins, and nucleic acids.


January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2023
Open to all students; no high school credit in chemistry required. Elementary principles and theories of chemistry; matter, measurement, atoms, ions, molecules, reactions, chemical calculations, thermochemistry, bonding, molecular geometry, periodicity, gases.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
Elementary principles and theories of chemistry; Intermolecular forces, liquids, solids, kinetics, equilibria, acids and bases. Solution of chemistry, precipitation, thermodynamics, electrochemistry.


This course contains no sessions
Laboratory to accompany CHEM 122.


This course contains no sessions
An undergraduate study and overview of the criminal justice system emphasizing the "system," its legal actors and its political constraints. Designed for the beginning student in law enforcement, criminology, corrections, sociology, social welfare, government and pre-law.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
This course introduces students to the discipline of Communication. Surveys a broad range of sub-disciplines, including social media, strategic communication, human interactions, newswriting, communication technology, media and communication policies, and digital media production.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course will introduce students to the theoretical frameworks and practical application of public speaking by integrating conceptual themes of rhetoric, stylistic organization, delivery, evaluative assessment, and argumentation.


July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2022
This course is to introduce you to the basics of both traditional and new media writing. You will learn to write for multiple media outlets, and to tailor news to those outlets. You'll also learn to think critically about news, the media, and news sources.


July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2022
This course focuses on writing, creating and curating professional content for diverse social media platforms with the goal of engaging users, delivering messages and building relationships.


June 1, 2020 to June 1, 2022
This course focuses on scholarly and commercial aspects of social media strategy as a Communicative practice.


June 1, 2020 to June 1, 2022
This course will take you through the basics of sports communication and introduce you to all the different fields of sports communication.


July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2022
This class is designed for upper-division students in the physical, biological, social, health and engineering sciences interested in science communication.


October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2022
This course is an overview of principles and practices in strategic communication, including the role of strategic communication in society and the market place, consumer behavior, media, budgeting and planning, and the creation and production of strategic communication messages.


July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2022
Introduces theories and practices of health communication. Explores health communication with interpersonal sources (e.g., physicians other providers), groups (e.g., support groups healthcare organizations), and effective communication through mass media and digital/social media channels.


July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2022
This course introduces, methodologies of historical, descriptive, and experimental research with attention to interpreting research results, selecting research design and conducting communication research projects.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Survey of Economic principles for students planning no further formal study of Economics. Analysis of factors influencing aggregate levels of output, employment, and prices; introduction to U.S. monetary system; price determination and resource allocation under competitive and monopolistic conditions.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Nature, method, and scope of Economic analysis: economic scarcity, resources, specialization and division of labor, supply and demand, production and cost, technology, product and resource market structures, distribution of income, and international trade.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Nature, method, and scope of economic analysis: aggregate levels of income and employment, inflation, monetary and fiscal policy, the role of the U.S. economy as part of a world economic system.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
Descriptive statistics; probability distributions; sampling distributions; statistical inference for means and proportions; hypothesis testing; simple regression and correlation; non-parametric statistics.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Nature of our current Monetary system; functional analysis of commercial bank operations; limits to credit expansion; alternative theories of the value of money; monetary and fiscal policies for control of the business cycle; powers of the Federal Reserve System and the Treasury; mechanics of international payment; balance-of-payments and other problems.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Immersion in college-level critical reading and expository writing, emphasizing revision and careful preparation of manuscripts. The credit from this course will not count toward an English major or minor.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Continues the work of College Composition I with an emphasis on rhetoric and critical thinking. Requires the writing and production of both primary and secondary research, while asking students to apply that research to larger community issues.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to the fundamental principles of the Fine Arts -- Visual Arts, Music, Theatre, and Dance -- followed by examples of the interaction of the arts in selected cultures from history and around the world.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course introduces students to asset management, cost of capital, dividend policy, valuation, capital structure planning, and working capital management.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
A study of the pattern of distribution of the physical elements of the global environment. The origin and characteristics of the terrestrial grid, earth-space relations, climate, landforms, vegetation, and soils.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A basic environmental science laboratory to complement Geography 121.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A systematic analysis of people's cultural regions including settlement patterns and change via migration and diffusion.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Development of the concept of region with analysis of the relationship of physical and cultural features to the contemporary world situation.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to the dynamics of the Earth -- volcanoes, earthquakes, plate tectonics, streams, groundwater, glaciers, waves, wind, and landslides, with emphasis on the environmental applications of these processes.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
The Intro to Geology Lab includes a comprehensive suite of videos of specimens and their properties. This video format will aid you in learning of minerals and rocks, and how to identify them by name.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
An introduction to Earth and the Solar System. Coverage includes: the planets and their moons, comets, asteroids, impact craters, meteorites, the sun, the solar system's origin, planetary atmospheres, the living Earth, the question of life elsewhere.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Fundamentals of German grammar, oral use of the language and reading of easy German.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Continued study of fundamentals of German grammar, oral use of the language and reading of easy German.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to masterpieces of German, Austrian, and Swiss literature in English. Possible course topics include Holocaust literature, the Grimms' fairy tales, the monstrous, the uncanny, and the fantastic. Repeatable to 9 credits when topics vary.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
An interpretive survey of Western Civilization from earliest times to the close of the European Middle Ages.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A comprehensive survey of Western Civilization from the Reformation to the present, with emphasis on movements and institutions common to Western Europe and their influence on the rest of the world.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A survey of early American history, including old world background, transformation of British institutions into American institutions, revolution, and the establishment of the Union with its temporary breakup in Civil War.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A survey of the history of the United States since Reconstruction, including the transformation of an isolationist, agrarian nation into an urban industrial and world power with attention to the resulting domestic social, economic and political changes.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Thematic comparative survey of world history from the earliest times to the middle ages, focusing on cultural difference, interaction and exchange.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Explores the lives of diverse peoples living in western North America from the 16th century to the present. Topics include migrations, intercultural interactions, environmental change, and the West in popular culture.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to main concepts, methods, and theories in American Indian Studies, designed to provide a background for further studies. This course approaches American Indian Studies from a perspective grounded in the humanities.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
The critical exploration of the function of sports in American culture, in an interdisciplinary fashion, with a focus on the contemporary scene.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Examination of psychological constructs influencing sport and exercise.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
An introduction to the interdisciplinary nature of cultural practices and traditions around the world, this course will explore an understanding of culture as historical, literary, linguistic, visual, and performative.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Narratives that articulate the multitude of maladies that have afflicted the human body and mind can be found in a great number of literary and cinematic works from across the globe since the beginning of recorded history.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Polynomial and rational functions, inverse functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, simple conics, systems of equations, determinants, arithmetic and geometric sequences, the Binomial Theorem.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Angles, trigonometric functions and their inverses, solving triangles, trigonometric identities.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Equations and inequalities; polynomial rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions; inverse trigonometric functions; algebraic and trigonometric methods commonly needed in calculus.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A nonrigorous introduction to differential and integral calculus. Topics include limits, continuity, differentiation and integration techniques, and applications.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Limits, continuity, differentiation, Mean Value Theorem, integration, Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Techniques and applications of integration, exponential and logarithmic functions, parametric equations, infinite sequences and series.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A computational treatment of systems of linear equations, finite dimensional vector spaces, linear transformations, determinants, matrices, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, and diagonalizability.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to Set Theory, Functions and Relations, Permutations and Combinations, Logic, Boolean Algebra, Induction, Difference Equations. Other topics from Graphs, Finite Automata and Formal Languages.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Multivariate and vector calculus including partial derivatives, multiple integration, line and surface integrals, Green's Theorem, Stokes' Theorem, the Divergence Theorem.


September 1, 2019 to September 1, 2022
Solution of elementary differential equations by elementary techniques. Laplace transforms, introduction to matrix theory and systems of differential equations.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course provides a survey of the traditional functions of management with primary emphasis on planning, organizing, controlling, and leading.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This class will give students a survey of the major styles, periods, and influence-streams that make up the extremely large and varied category of "Rock" music produced between World War II and 1975. The course covers many styles, but the focus is on English-language mainstream popular music.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This class will give students a survey of the major styles, periods, and influence-streams that make up the extremely large and varied category of "Rock" music produced between 1975 and the present. The course covers many styles, but the focus is on English-language mainstream popular music.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This introductory course focuses on basic elements of nutrition science. Emphasis is placed on nutrients, their functions and food sources, and discussion about how food behavior translates into nutritional health.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
World Food Patterns investigates cultural diversity. This is accomplished by identifying social, cultural, religious, ethnic, and personal preferences on the food choices of individuals, families and societies.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Introduction to the basic Norwegian language skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening; fundamentals of grammar.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Basic Norwegian language skills; continuation of fundamentals of grammar.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
Introduction to the population health approach to public health. Principles of evidence-based public health and tools for implementation including health communications and informatics, applications of social and behavioral sciences, and health policy, law and ethics.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course covers applications of epidemiologic methods and procedures to the study of the distribution and factors influencing health and diseases, morbidity, injuries, disability, and mortality in populations.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
Introduction to the population health approach to public health. Principles of evidence-based public health and tools for implementation including health communications and informatics, applications of social and behavioral sciences, and health policy, law and ethics.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
The purpose of this course is to provide the students the historical perspectives of health and health education; professional issues and ethics; credentialing; principles, practices, theoretical frameworks, and foundations of health education.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
An introduction to epidemiology and biostatistics in public health.


April 1, 2021 to April 1, 2023
An introductory study of the universe: The solar system, stars, stellar evolution, galaxies, black holes, big bang cosmology, and the accelerating universe.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Structure, function and problems of state and local government; executive, legislative, and judicial processes; federalism and metropolitan government.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A survey of the scientific study of behavior and mental processes, with consideration of the nature and scope of psychology as a science and a profession.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course provides an overview of human sexuality--covering anatomical and physiological aspects, psychological aspects, behavioral aspects, and social/cultural aspects.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Descriptive and inferential statistics as applied to psychological measurement and experimentation.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A survey of the psychology of human life span development including intellectual, social, and emotional aspects of the normal individual and emphasizing childhood and adolescent development.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
A survey of the classification, symptoms, and etiology of psychological disorders and behavior pathology.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
Survey of research methods; exposure to and evaluation of psychological research; includes an overview of APA format.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course is concerned with how learning principles can be used to create positive behavioral change.


February 1, 2021 to February 1, 2023
This course reviews 15 of the most important personality theories that have emerged during the past century.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
Students will be provided with an overview of scientific theory and research in the major topics of social psychology.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
The course will provide you with an insider's view of the scientific and applied issues in the field.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
A consideration of the historical background and development of problem areas in psychology and a survey of contemporary psychological theories.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
An examination of theory and research on attention, memory, language, comprehension, reasoning, problem-solving, and decision-making.


August 1, 2020 to August 1, 2022
A systematic examination of the social components of human behavior, including the norms, laws, cultural patterns, and economic forces that organize everyday life.


August 1, 2020 to August 1, 2022
A sociological analysis of major social problems in America.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
This course explores various facets of the sociological research process. The main focus is on the design and implementation of quantitative research, with attention also given to other types of research, including qualitative research and content analysis.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
This course introduces students to calculation and application of basic statistical techniques employed by sociologists.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
Social factors affecting use and control of self-administered psychoactive drugs, including alcohol, cigarettes, marijuana and more illicit substances. Topics include social definitions, causes, controls and consequences of drug problems.


January 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023
Pronunciation and fundamental grammatical principles introduced through the development of skill and listening comprehension and speaking, followed by practice in reading and writing.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
Continued study of pronunciation and fundamental grammatical principles through the development of skill in listening comprehension and speaking, followed by practice in reading and writing.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
Study of the growth and developmental process through adolescence. A basis for understanding basic needs of the normal child and means of meeting them in the child's home and community environment.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022
This course is a study of the child's growth and development from birth to 36 months. It will give the student a basis for understanding normal developmental needs of children and means of meeting them in the children's home and community environments.


April 1, 2021 to April 1, 2023
The course is an exploration of home school relations. The content will include history, parental involvement in schools, parent-teacher conferences, home visits, parent programs, and resources for parents.


February 1, 2020 to February 1, 2022