Classes

Classes are held online December 20, 2021, through January 14, 2022.

All Winterlude classes are online and open to all full-time and part-time students.

Course Information

Art in China + is a survey class focusing on contemporary art from 1976-2016 – an introduction to contemporary Chinese visual arts, studying a wide variety of artists to help understand the styles and intentions of the artists, context, and relationship to history.  No prerequisites or textbook, all readings, films, lectures, and other content are supplied on Blackboard. For students on or off campus, use as art history or academic credits.

Instructor: Stephen Zaima
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 200 U800
Class #: 40753

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 200 U801
Class #: 40754

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 300 U800
Class #: 41021

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 300 U801
Class #: 40755

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 600 U800
Class #: 40894

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: AIC 600 U801
Class #: 40895

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Predominant views of reality and values in the cultures of Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Humanistic study of cultures and nature of cross-cultural understanding.

Instructor: Maureen Schwarz
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ANT 185 U800
Class #: 32960

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ANT 185 U801
Class #: 32961

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Instructor: Rochele Royster
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ATR 500 U800
Class #: 42441

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ATR 500 U801
Class #: 42442

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Instructor: Pun To Yung
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: BEN 400 U800
Class #: 41915

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: BEN 400 U801
Class #: 41916

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: BEN 600 U800
Class #: 41917

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: BEN 600 U801
Class #: 41918

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This seminar format course will examine evolutionary biology and its intersection with society. Topics of discussion will include evolution and philosophy, history, medicine, environmental issues, politics, education and religion.

Instructor: Jason Wiles
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 310 U800
Class #: 32274

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 310 U801
Class #: 32275

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 310 U802
Class #: 33363

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 310 U803
Class #: 33364

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Application of evolutionary principles to prevention and treatment of human disease. Evolution of antibiotic resistance, epidemiology, virulence, population genetics, germ theory of disease, aging, human evolution. Lectures and discussion.
PREREQ: BIO 121 and BIO 345

Instructor: Kari Segraves
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 448 U800
Class #: 41911

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: BIO 448 U801
Class #: 41912

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Instructor: Su Hyun Nam
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: CAR 400 U800
Class #: 42149

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: CAR 400 U801
Class #: 42150

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Introduction to forensic science with focus on the application of scientific methods and techniques of criminal justice and law. Methods specifically relevant to crime detection and analysis.

Instructor: James Spencer
Credit Hours: 4

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: CHE 113 U800
Class #: 41995

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: CHE 113 U801
Class #: 41996

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Dyadic communication principles. Adaptation of interpersonal communication to interviewing situations: in-depth informational, resume-based employment, and problem solving. Analysis of student-designed survey questionnaires. Normal and stressful interpersonal relationships.

Instructor: Christopher Perrello
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: CRS 435 U800
Class #: 40577

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: CRS 435 U801
Class #: 40798

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Introduction to digital design software processes to create and manipulate vector and raster-based imagery and gain an understanding of publication software for layout and printed media.

Instructor: Rachel Aubrey
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: DES 101 U800
Class #: 42443

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: DES 101 U800
Class #: 42444

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Lectures, readings, discussion, and written assignments develop visual literacy, critical, and communication skills integral to understanding design within its historical, social, and cultural context.

Instructor: Dennis Earle
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: DES 113 U800
Class #: 42445

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: DES 113 U801
Class #: 42446

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Introduction to microeconomics. Consumer demand, theory of production, markets and prices, social welfare, and related topics.

Instructor: Elizabeth Ashby
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 101 U800
Class #: 34003

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 101 U801
Class #: 34004

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Introduction to concepts and methods of economic analysis. Emphasis on such macroeconomic topics as gross domestic product, unemployment, money, and theory of national income. Credit is given for either ECN 102 or ECN 203.

Instructor: Michael Lorenzo
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 102 U800
Class #: 34005

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 102 U801
Class #: 34006

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This introductory course applies fundamental economic and financial concepts qualitatively to cover aspects of consumer personal finance, including record keeping, banking, saving, borrowing, using credit, investing, insurance, doing taxes, retirement, and end-of-life considerations. Students may not receive credit for both ECN 305 and FIN 378.
PREREQ: ECN 101 OR ECN 203

Instructor: Don Dutkowsky
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 305 U800
Class #: 33737

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 305 U801
Class #: 33738

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Financial instruments and structure: commercial banking organization, operation and control of the banking system. Federal Reserve System. Monetary policy and economic stability.
PREREQ: ECN 302

Instructor: Donald Dutkowsky
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 481 U800
Class #: 34000

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: ECN 481 U801
Class #: 34001

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What textiles do you consume? Examine apparel textiles, chart your wardrobe relating performance and lifecycle issues, and study the economic, cultural, and environmental issues produced by the industry. The global post-consumer textiles market, current textile recycling processes and future textiles for apparel will be explored.

Instructor: Laurel Morton
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: FAS 300 U800
Class #: 42349

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: FAS 300 U801
Class #: 42350

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Wine types, varieties, terminology, labeling and regulation. Sensory evaluation of wines, wine lists and matching wine and food. Must be 21 years of age. Students can only receive credit for FST 412 or FST 422.

Instructor: Torrey Michael Grant
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: FST 412 U800
Class #: 41936

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: FST 412 U801
Class #: 41937

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Relationship between society and the environment. Natural resource use, climate change politics, food and agriculture, energy, water, and sustainability.

Instructor: Akemi Inamoto
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: GEO 103 U800
Class #: 41997

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: GEO 103 U801
Class #: 41998

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European lives and experiences in the age of industrialization, urbanization, and mass politics. World wars, fascism, the Russian Revolution, empires, Europe in the post-World War II era.

Instructor: Michael Ebner
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: HST 112 U800
Class #: 33692

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: HST 112 U801
Class #: 33049

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The Ancient Mediterranean emphasizing major political, cultural, religious, and social developments. The Near East, Classical Greece, Hellenistic Civilization, Roman Republic, Roman Empire up to the fourth century A.D. May not be repeated for credit.

Instructor: Craige B. Champion
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: HST 210 U800
Class #: 42002

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: HST 210 U801
Class #: 42003

Course Information
Instructor: Osamah Khalil
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: HST 300 U802
Class #: 33695

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: HST 300 U803
Class #: 33696

Course Information

Ancient Greek political, economic, social, and cultural history based on interpretation of primary sources, both literary and archaeological, from the Bronze Age through Alexander the Great.

Instructor: Craige B. Champion
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: HST 352 U802
Class #: 42004

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: HST 352 U803
Class #: 42005

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Explore, design, and critique online instruction; study online instructor and learner competencies; create guidelines for interactivity and resources uses in online courses; experience asynchronous and synchronous, individual and collaborative online activities. Additional work required of graduate students.

Instructor: Tiffany Koszalka
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: IDE 457 U800
Class #: 35356

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: IDE 457 U801
Class #: 35357

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: IDE 756 U800
Class #: 35358

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: IDE 756 U801
Class #: 35359

Course Information
Instructor: Kristy Lee Hochenberger
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: IST 300 U800
Class #: 41943

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: IST 300 U801
Class #: 41944

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Data structure, file organization, and principles and concepts of data bases for information retrieval systems. Data analysis, design, models, management, evaluation, and implementation.

Instructor: Deborah L. Nosky
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: IST 359 U800
Class #: 41955

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: IST 359 U801
Class #: 41956

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Introduction to the use and management of social media technologies, including strategies for communication, awareness of challenges, and tools and techniques for analysis of social media in contemporary organizations.

Instructor: Jason Ryan
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: IST 486 U800
Class #: 37478

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: IST 486 U801
Class #: 37479

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Integration: the definite integral and applications; trigonometric functions, methods of integration, improper integrals, infinite series, elementary differential equations, parametric equations, polar coordinates. 

Instructor: Jeff Meyer
Credit Hours: 4

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: MAT 296 U800
Class #: 33683

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: MAT 296 U801
Class #: 33019

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Students will examine, identify, and understand various techniques and materials used in the wide range of objects that populate permanent collections, an essential skill for museum collection professionals, curators, and historians.

Instructor: Andrew Saluti
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: MUS 508 U800
Class #: 42447

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: MUS 508 U801
Class #: 42448

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Nutrient requirements, functions, and sources. Interrelationships and application to food selection for healthy individuals. Weight control, sports nutrition, and dietary supplements are discussed.

Instructor: Kay Bruening / Lynn Brann
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: NSD 225 U800
Class #: 39184

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: NSD 225 U801
Class #: 39185

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: NSD 225 U802
Class #: 39339

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: NSD 225 U803
Class #: 39188

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Presentation and evaluation of reasoning, including arguments, explanations, and the justification of decisions. Topics of current social and ethical interest will serve as examples, with one topic selected for extended study.

Instructor: Dante Dauksz
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 171 U800
Class #: 30817

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 171 U801
Class #: 31909

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Logic as a formal language, as a component of natural language, and as a basis of a programming language. Varieties of logical systems and techniques. Syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.

Instructor: Clark Sexton
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 251 U800
Class #: 31691

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 251 U801
Class #: 31788

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The role of ethical concerns, imperatives, and restraints in international relations. Includes realism, just war theory, the ethics of nuclear deterrence, and other topics at the discretion of the instructor.

Instructor: David Morgan
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 363 U800
Class #: 34020

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PHI 363 U801
Class #: 34021

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PSC 363 U800
Class #: 34018

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PSC 363 U801
Class #: 34019

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Examines major chronic conditions and other preventable illnesses with a primary focus on public health’s goals related to disease prevention. Note:  a student cannot receive credit for both PHP 219 and PHP 121.  Credit is given for PHP 121 or PHP 219.

Instructor: Maureen L. Thompson
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PHP 219 U800
Class #: 41938

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PHP 219 U801
Class #: 41939

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The biological, psychological, and social factors of substance use and related addictions that exist across cultures and species.

Instructor: Ignatius Ijere
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PHP 318 U800
Class #: 39276

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PHP 318 U801
Class #: 39277

Course Information

Institutions and politics of international economic relations. Trade, investment, macro-economic policy coordination, economic development, global resource issues, and the causes and consequences of global economic integration.

Instructor: Daniel McDowell
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: PSC 355 U800
Class #: 33029

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: PSC 355 U801
Class #: 33030

Course Information

The nature and significance of religion within human culture and existence as evidenced in various religions of the world both past and present.

Instructor: Adam Brett
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: REL 101 U800
Class #: 41913

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: REL 101 U801
Class #: 41914

Course Information

Principal concepts, methods, and findings in sociology. Societal structures, processes, institutions, and social roles from both macro- and microanalytic human behavior perspectives.

Instructor: Selene Cammer-Bechtold / Wencheng Zhang
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 101 U800
Class #: 32898

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 101 U801
Class #: 32899

Course Information

Application of sociological theory and methods to identification, description, and analysis of contemporary social problems. Critique and analysis of alternative strategies for social change.

Instructor: Athena Last
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 102 U800
Class #: 34024

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 102 U801
Class #: 34025

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Sport and race. Class and gender. College sports. Interrelationships among sport, media, and business/industry.

Instructor: Jacob Bartholomew
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 367 U800
Class #: 42006

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SOC 367 U801
Class #: 42007

Course Information

Analyzing the Basketball Organization will address business and managerial aspects of professional basketball organizations. Organizational structure and primary functions of management within professional basketball leagues and teams. The WNBA Collective Bargaining Agreement, NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement and similar documents of professional basketball leagues throughout the world. We will compare leagues in terms of organizational structure, market valuation, and competitive balance and study the rules governing player, player trades, free agency, and salary caps, as well as the importance of the NBA’s U.S. anti-trust exemption to its supremacy among professional basketball leagues. Designed primarily to train sport management and sport analytics majors but may also appeal management, finance or economics students. Pre-law students would also benefit from the Collective Bargaining Agreement treatment within the course. Course texts will be chosen such that students without an extensive background in sport management can supplement their readings and achieve success in the class.

Instructor: Shane Sanders
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 300 U802
Class #: 39437

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 300 U803
Class #: 39339

Course Information

Overview of sponsorship and promotional principles used in marketing sport events. An emphasis on proposal writing, sponsorship solicitation, and the elements of a promotional campaign. Students will apply the theory to an existing sport event.

Instructor: David M. Meluni
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 324 U800
Class #: 39404

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 324 U801
Class #: 39405

Course Information

Analyzing and explaining sport issues through the lens of economic analysis. Theoretical models and applied applications will be discussed that relates to aspects of professional, collegiate, and amateur sports nationally and internationally.

Instructor: Paul Rodney
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 365 U800
Class #: 39349

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 365 U801
Class #: 39350

Course Information

An in-depth analysis of the psychosocial aspects of sport. Varied psychological and sociological topics as they relate to sport/exercise participation, performance, and enjoyment.
PREREQ: SPM 205

Instructor: Jeff Pauline
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 395 U800
Class #: 39406

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SPM 395 U801
Class #: 39407

Course Information

Assessment of behavior of diverse individuals, groups, and social systems. Applying concepts from the biological, behavioral, and social sciences in identifying and understanding forms and causes of behavior.

Instructor: Jessica Charbonneau
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: SWK 326 U800
Class #: 39340

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: SWK 326 U801
Class #: 39223

Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: WGS 326 U800
Class #: 33280

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: WGS 326 U801
Class #: 33281

Course Information

Study and experiment with contemporary writing styles, designs, and editing conventions. Practice writing in multiple genres for different audiences, purposes, and effects. Explore rhetorical, aesthetic, social, and political dimensions of style.
PREREQ: WRT 205 OR WRT 209 OR ENL 213

Instructor: Collin Gifford Brooke
Credit Hours: 3

Available Sections
Student Type: College of Professional Studies Undergraduate or Graduate Students only
Dept/Class/Section: WRT 308 U800
Class #: 33983

Student Type: Main Campus Undergraduate Students
Dept/Class/Section: WRT 308 U801
Class #: 33984