Course List

Global Storytelling -

ANTH 310 A

Instructor: Dr. Whitney A.M. Leeson
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ANTH-101, INQ-260AN or permission

Catalog Description:

Ethnography is anthropology's hallmarkmethodology; a dynamic way of seeing and livinginthe world of the other. This is aproject-intensive course examining the ways inwhich anthropologists conduct ethnographicresearch and write ethnography. Students willpractice a variety of ethnographic fieldworktechniques including, but not limited to,participant observation, field note-taking,interviewing, mapping, photography, and filmproduction. We will examine a few keyethnographicworks, several anthropologists? reflections onthepractice of ethnography, and a variety ofanalyticand interpretive approaches to the production ofethnography. This course is an elective in theSociology major and minor programs. (1)

Principles of Biology -

BIOL 120 C

Instructor: Dr. Michael J. Wise
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MASS AUD
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An overview of biological science, focusing on thecentral role of genetics and its connections tothe other major areas of study within biology. Thefirst course in a two-semester introductorysequence for biology majors. (Students intendingto major in biology or biochemistry should enrollin this course the Fall semester of their freshmanyear.) Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Genetics -

BIOL 315 A

Instructor: Dr. Marilee A. Ramesh
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 402
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One 200-level BIOL course and CHEM-112

Catalog Description:

A study of the principles of Mendelian,population, and molecular genetics.

Accounting Principles I -

BUAD 215 G

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of accounting and to the development of a broad understanding and use of accounting information. PC applications are utilized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Income Taxation -

BUAD 345 A

Instructor: Mrs. Norma H. Clifton, CPA
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-215 or permission

Catalog Description:

Examination of the present federal tax law and development of the accounting principles and procedures involved in the preparation of tax returns. PC applications are utilized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Production & Operations Mgmt -

BUAD 348 B

Instructor: Dr. Christina D. McCart
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-111, STAT-101 OR INQ-240, BUAD-215; declared Business major or permission

Catalog Description:

Basic principles and problems of organizing andoperating business facilities including functions,process, responsibilities, and techniques.Substantial computer applications. Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Promotion Management -

BUAD 363 A

Instructor: Ms. Ivy Kutlu
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-233 or permission

Catalog Description:

This course provides a comprehensive overview ofthe principles and problems faced in the area ofpromotion management. Students will gainunderstanding and practice in the development ofan advertising campaign; the use of salespromotiontools; and issues in regulation, ethics, andcultural impact of those activities. Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

General Chemistry I -

CHEM 111 D

Instructor: Dr. Egidijus Zilinskas
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 362
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The introductory course in chemistry. (Requiredfor all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical,pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students.Recommended for all science majors.) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

General Chemistry II -

CHEM 112 HR

Instructor: Dr. Kelly E. Anderson
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 263
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: CHEM-111

Catalog Description:

The introductory course in chemistry. (Requiredfor all chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical,pre-dental, pharmacy and paramedical students. Recommended for allscience majors.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Organic Chemistry I -

CHEM 221 B

Instructor: Dr. William E. Brenzovich, Jr.
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 372
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: CHEM-112 is a prerequisite for CHEM-221

Catalog Description:

A study of the chemistry of the compounds ofcarbon. Fundamental concepts of chemical bondingare employed to develop chemical models and tocorrelate structure-property relationships withinand among the various classes of carbon compounds.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Instrumental Analysis -

CHEM 350 A

Instructor: Dr. Richard B. Keithley
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 473
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: CHEM-331

Catalog Description:

The theory and practice of the principal methodsof instrumental analysis. Areas includeelectrochemistry, chromatography (GC and LC),spectroscopic methods (UV-Vis, IR, NMR), massspectrometry, X-ray analysis, and atomicabsorption. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

The Judicial Process -

CJUS 214 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An exploration of the politics of the American judicial system. This includes such topics as the structure of courts, selection of judges, actors who participate in the judiciary, judicial behavior, and the civil and criminal varieties of courts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Data Structures and Algorithms -

CPSC 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Anil M. Shende
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
         TH 3:00PM-6:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 363
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: CPSC-170

Catalog Description:

The design, implementation, and analysis of datastructures and the algorithms assiciated withthem. (1) 3hrs/wk.

Principles, Macro -

ECON 122 B

Instructor: Dr. Garry A. Fleming
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 311
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to contemporary economicdiscourse, with an emphasis on aggregate conceptsand problems such as unemployment, inflation,growth, and international trade and the role ofgovernment in dealing with these problems.

Elementary French I -

FREN 101 A

Instructor: Dr. Patricia S. Han
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 207
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the fundamentals with emphasis on pronunciation and aural comprehension. Oral and written work. Reading of selected materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Intermediate French II -

FREN 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Alison M. Clifton
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 107
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: FREN-201 or equivalent is prerequisite to FREN-202

Catalog Description:

A review of grammar. Selected reading, conversation, culture and composition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Intermediate German I -

GRMN 201 B

Instructor: Dr. James Ogier
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A review of grammar. Selected reading, conversation, and composition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each.

Pilates -

HHP 159 A

Instructor: Mrs. Renee L. Rauch
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: ALUM 211
Units: 1/4
Pre-requisites/Comments: HHP-160

Fitness for Life: Phys Cond. -

HHP 160 C2

Instructor: Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: BAST 300
Units: 1/4

Catalog Description:

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Individual Activities -

HHP 203 A

Instructor: Dr. Michael P. Maina
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: BAST 238
Units: 1/2

Catalog Description:

Enables students to understand, demonstrate, andteach individual activities including tennis,strength training, and aerobic conditioning.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Prof Concepts & Leadership Dev -

HHP 221 A

Instructor: Dr. John W. Creasy
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 212
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is designed to introduce students to the historical, philosophical, scientific, and professional aspects of health and human performance and to begin to prepare them to be leaders in the profession. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

First Aid and Safety -

HHP 223 A

Instructor: Mr. James Buriak
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: BAST 214
Units: 1/2

Catalog Description:

The causes, consequences, and reduction of accidents in all areas of life. First aid procedures including prevention, recognition, and care for injury and sudden illness. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for 1 /2 of the term.

Ancient World -

HIST 110 A

Instructor: Dr. Stella Y. Xu
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is a survey of world history from theMesolithic era to ca. 500 CE, emphasizing aregional and cross-cultural analysis of varyingpolitical, economic, social, and religioussystems.

Environmental History -

HIST 210 A

Instructor: Dr. Jesse W. Bucher
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 325
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A survey which explores the relationship between history and the environment, with focus on a specific area of the world, and the connection between a people and its habitat through time. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Issues in Modern America -

HIST 370 A

Instructor: Dr. Kelley Deetz
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: HIST-300 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of issues of significance to the period. May be repeated for credit withdifferent content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Contemporary Challenges -

HNRS 411 HR

Instructor: Dr. Lynn K. Talbot
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 114
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A seminar that requires students to integrate knowledge and skills acquired previously in the Honors Program by analyzing selected contemporary and future issues.

Media & the Supernatural -

INQ 110 T

Instructor: Dr. M. Gilbert Dunn
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 213
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking inhigher education, taking as its starting point afocused topic in a scholarly field. Criticalinquiry will be taught in the context of carefulreading of important intellectual works, as wellas inquiry-based writing assignments. Researchand collaborative skills will also be developedin an integrative setting designed to promote astudent's journey toward a life of criticalinquiry.

The Ancient City -

INQ 110 A1

Instructor: Dr. Leslie A. Warden
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: OLIN 240
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking inhigher education, taking as its starting point afocused topic in a scholarly field. Criticalinquiry will be taught in the context of carefulreading of important intellectual works, as wellas inquiry-based writing assignments. Researchand collaborative skills will also be developedin an integrative setting designed to promote astudent's journey toward a life of criticalinquiry.

Here's to Your Health -

INQ 240 A4

Instructor: Mrs. Jan G. Minton
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 217
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Provides an inquiry-focused introduction tostatistical methodologies. Students will gain anunderstanding of how decision making isaccomplished using modern statistical techniques. Topics include descriptive statistics, graphicalmethods,estimation, elementary probability andstatistical inference; students will apply thetechniques of data analysis to data sets andstatistical studies that address the course theme.

Astronomical Controversies -

INQ 250AS A

Instructor: Dr. Matthew C. Fleenor
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 273
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the naturalsciences through an inquiry-focused approach to atopic. Students will explore the types ofquestions that science asks and how it attemptsto answer them by defining and classifyinginformation, developing models, identifyingpatterns, and drawing conclusions based upon data.

How Organisms Evolve -

INQ 250BI A2

Instructor: Dr. Steven L. Powers
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 307
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the naturalsciences through an inquiry-focused approach to atopic. Students will explore the types ofquestions that science asks and how it attemptsto answer them by defining and classifyinginformation, developing models, identifyingpatterns, and drawing conclusions based upon data.

Science, Pseudo-Science & Non -

INQ 251 A

Instructor: Dr. Richard Grant
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 301
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: INQ-250 or any lab science

Catalog Description:

Further develops the ability to use themethodologies of the natural sciences byexploringa science topic in depth. The course will benarrowly focused within science while allowingconnection to a social, political, ethical, orhistorical issue.

American Teenager -

INQ 271 A

Instructor: Dr. Mary J. Henold
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective andthe ability to use the methodologies of thehumanities or the fine arts by exploring asubject drawn from the period from 1500 to thepresent.

Elementary Italian I -

ITAL 101 B

Instructor: Ms. Giuliana F. Chapman
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 010
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A basic course in grammar and syntax, with oral and written work. Reading in preparation for literary and cultural appreciation. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Math Models/Management Science -

MATH 111 C

Instructor: Ms. Kathy H. Bauman
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: OLIN 231
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: May not be taken if credit has been received for Mathematics 112 or higher

Catalog Description:

Theory and application of several mathematical models used in business and social sciences. Topics include matrices, linear programming, functions, limits, and derivatives. May not be taken if credit has been received for Mathematics 112 or higher. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Calculus II -

MATH 122 A

Instructor: Dr. Chris Lee
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 374
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-121

Catalog Description:

The analysis of integrals, sequences and series, parametric equations and their applications for functions of one variable. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1.5 hrs/wk.

Real Analysis I -

MATH 431 A

Instructor: Dr. Karin R. Saoub
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 305
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-131 and 122

Catalog Description:

The structure of the real number system; selectedtopics from metric spaces, continuity,differentiation, integration,sequences and series.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

The Judicial Process -

POLI 214 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An exploration of the politics of the American judicial system. This includes such topics as the structure of courts, selection of judges, actors who participate in the judiciary, judicial behavior, and the civil and criminal varieties of courts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Social Psychology -

PSYC 325 A

Instructor: Dr. Christopher Buchholz
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 515
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101

Catalog Description:

Study of the influence of people on each other'sbehavior, including social influence and socialinteraction. Lecture:3 hrs/wk.

History of Psychology -

PSYC 450 B

Instructor: Dr. Charles E. Early
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 502
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Senior standing or permission

Catalog Description:

Examination of the major systems in psychology with an emphasis on its 19th-century origins to the present. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Meth & Theories Stdy of Relg -

RELG 295 A

Instructor: Dr. Melanie E. Trexler
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One prior RELG course

Catalog Description:

By comparing early theories of religion, testingclassic definitions and concepts, we appreciateand evaluate modern and postmodern methods andtheories in religious studies. Along the way wegauge the implications of thinking about religiousstudies as a distinct subject, but also thinkreflectively about our role as observers of theworld's religions as part of vast landscapes ofhuman experiences and cult.(1)

Juvenile Delinquency -

SOCI 238 A

Instructor: Ms. Diane V. Brogan
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 207
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SOCI-101 or INQ-260SO or permission

Catalog Description:

An analysis of the nature and types of juvenile offenses, sociological theories of delinquency and causation, and an examination of the juvenile justice system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Health, Illness, and Healing -

SOCI 323 B

Instructor: Dr. Chad T. Morris
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One 200-level SOCI course or permission

Catalog Description:

An analysis of the social context of health, illness, and healing including the influence of the social environment on disease and illness patterns, interaction among health care providers and patients, and types of health care systems. Special focus is given to social inequalities in the American health care system. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Environmental Sociology -

SOCI 337 A

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Sarabia
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 106
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One 200-level SOCI course, or ENVI-250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the interrelationships between societies and their environments, and an analysis of sociological aspects of environmental problems. This course will focus on the population and organizational aspects of environmental problems as well as elements of social change involved with environmental social action. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Elementary Spanish I -

SPAN 101 D

Instructor: Mrs. Carol A. Buriak
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the essentials of Spanish grammar and basic vocabulary to promote speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis on developing the conversational skills and cultural awareness to handle topics of everyday life in Spanish. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each.

Elementary Spanish Review -

SPAN 150 G

Instructor: Mrs. Zuheil A. Banuelos
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 227
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SPAN-101 or the equivalent. Credit cannot be received for both SPAN-102 and SPAN-150

Catalog Description:

A one-semester review of the essentials ofSpanish grammar and basic vocabulary to promotespeaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.Emphasis on developing conversational skills andcultural awareness to handle topics of everydaylife in Spanish. (This course is designed forstudents who have studied Spanish previously, butlack sufficient preparation to enter IntermediateSpanish 201.) Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory:1hr/wk.

Intermediate Spanish I -

SPAN 201 G

Instructor: Dr. Charlene F. Kalinoski
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 228
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A review of the essentials of Spanish grammar with the introduction of advanced structures. Continued development of the four essential skills, and further acquisition of vocabulary. Emphasis on conversational skills to handle situations of everyday life with increased range of personal expression. Inclusion of cultural material. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each.

Spanish Composition -

SPAN 303 C

Instructor: Dr. Dolores Flores-Silva
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 110
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Practice in written expression with an intensive review of Spanish grammar. Introduction to the principles of Spanish style and techniques of formal writing and translation. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.