Course List

General Ecology -

BIOL 205 A

Instructor: Dr. Rachel J. Collins
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 402
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BIOL-125 or ENVI-230

Catalog Description:

Ecology is the study of the distributions andabundances of organisms. The course focusesprimarily on species/environment interactions,species/species interactions, community dynamics,and ecosystems function.

Marketing Management -

BUAD 233 B

Instructor: Dr. Elisabeth Gilster Velazquez
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-215 and either ECON-120 or 121

Catalog Description:

Principles, practices, and basic theoretical concepts in the field of marketing. Special attention will be given to sustainable business activities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Cost Accounting -

BUAD 335 A

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 022
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-225 and 258

Catalog Description:

The measurement of product cost arising from material procurement and use, employment of labor services, and overhead factors in job order and process settings. Budgeting, standard costs, and other tools for planning and control. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Corporate Finance -

BUAD 342 B

Instructor: Mr. Richard A. Bond
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIB 01
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ECON-121 and 122; BUAD-225 and 258; declared Business major or permission

Catalog Description:

The principles of asset management, financial structure, and types of securities and their characteristics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Production & Operations Mgmt -

BUAD 348 A

Instructor: Dr. Christina D. McCart
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
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.

General Chemistry I -

CHEM 111 C

Instructor: Dr. Egidijus Zilinskas
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
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.

Organic Chemistry I -

CHEM 221 A

Instructor: Dr. William E. Brenzovich, Jr.
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
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.

Biochemistry I -

CHEM 341 A

Instructor: Dr. Timothy W. Johann
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MASS AUD
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: CHEM-222

Catalog Description:

A study of the major macromolecules found inbiological systems with an emphasis onstructure/function relationships, as well as therole of each class in central and secondarymetabolic processes. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Criminal Justice -

CJUS 211 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory analysis of the criminal justice system in the United States, its structure, processes, and problems. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Rhetorical Theory & Criticism -

COMM 354 A

Instructor: Dr. Erica F. Cooper
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 112
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-250

Catalog Description:

In this course students will think, analyze, andwrite carefully about public messages thatinfluence our experience, professions, lives andcultures. This course will explore thepossibilities and difficulties of forming, using,and evaluating messages that individuals or groupsuse to influence or change a large publicaudience. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Fundamentals Computer Sci. Lab -

CPSC 120L 2

Instructor: Mr. Christopher S. Smith
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 363

Catalog Description:

Problem solving and algorithm design; basicprogramming concepts including subprograms andobjects; mathematical logic. Programming in amodern object-oriented language and anintroduction to the UNIX operating system are anintegral partof the course. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Principles, Macro -

ECON 122 A

Instructor: Dr. Garry A. Fleming
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
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.

The English Language -

ENGL 323 A

Instructor: Dr. Thomas J. Carter
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, ENGL-240 or 250, and one other 200-level ENGL literature course

Catalog Description:

A critical and historical study of the forms and usages in English speech and writing. (Recommended for those planning to teach English.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Intro. Environmental Studies -

ENVI 130 B

Instructor: Dr. Jon C. Cawley
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: NEW 106
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the applied field ofenvironmental studies, this course encourages students to develop the critical thinking andanalytical skills required to make personal andpolicy decisions that are environmentally-sound,economically-viable, and socially equitable.Course activities will draw from a number ofdisciplines including the physical and naturalsciences, economics, and policy with emphasis onsustainability and resource management.

Oral Expression and Phonetics -

FREN 303 A

Instructor: Dr. Patricia S. Han
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 207
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: FREN 202

Catalog Description:

Theory and practice of pronunciation. Systemic analysis of the sounds of French and the techniques to produce them accurately through intonation patterns, phonetic transcription and oral practice. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Elementary German I -

GRMN 101 B

Instructor: Ms. Barbara O. Hassell
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 210
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the fundamental structures of German, with emphasis on oral proficiency and communication. Includes cultural topics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each.

Fitness for Life: Walking -

HHP 160 B2

Instructor: Mr. Carl W. Blickle
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 107
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.

Health Fitness Concepts & Appl -

HHP 207 A

Instructor: Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: BAST 214
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: HHP-160

Catalog Description:

Provides the prospective physical educator withthe physiological, psychological and social basesfor engaging in regular physical activity. Theemphasis of the course will be on understandingand being able to create and apply key concepts ofhealth related fitness and wellness. Studentswill be expected to develop individualizedphysical fitness programs, perform physicalfitness assesments, develop activities to enhancephysical fitness across the lifespan, and beengaged in a regular physical fitness program.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Eval of Athletic Injuries -

HHP 415 A

Instructor: Mr. Shawn Urbanek
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: BAST 238
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Admission to Athletic Training major or successful completion of BIOL-230 and permission

Catalog Description:

This course will provide students with a thorough understanding of the procedures for evaluation of athletic injuries. Emphasis will be placed on the head, spine, and upper and lower extremities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Sp St: Amer. Material Culture -

HIST 290 B

Instructor: Dr. Kelley Deetz
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Investigation of a special topic not regularly offered, with the topic determined by the history faculty. May be repeated forcredit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Issues in 19th Century America -

HIST 365 A

Instructor: Dr. John G. Selby
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 228
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.

The Human Journey -

HNRS 201 HR2

Instructor: Dr. Wendy Larson-Harris
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 213
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A two-semester humanities sequence focusing on central themes that have been the driving forces behind human civilization. Required of honors students, normally in the second year.

From Fantomina to Fight Club -

INQ 110 K1

Instructor: Dr. Kenneth W. McGraw
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 214
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.

Race and Media -

INQ 110 Y

Instructor: Dr. Debra Burns Melican
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 212
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.

Science, Myths, Magic & Chaos -

INQ 110 BB

Instructor: Dr. Roland B. Minton
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 227
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.

Sinking & Swimming -

INQ 110 DD2

Instructor: Ms. Jennifer O. Rosti
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 113
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.

Statistics & Sports Industry -

INQ 240 B

Instructor: Dr. Adam F. Childers
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TREX 263
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.

Social Justice-Global -

INQ 240 G2

Instructor: Dr. Jeffrey L. Spielman
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 301
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.

Positive Psychology -

INQ 260PY A2

Instructor: Dr. Edward R. Whitson
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 515
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the socialsciences through an inquiry-focused approach to atopic. The course seeks to develop students'critical thinking skills through the explorationand application of social scientific methods.Individual sections will be taught in aparticular discipline.

Culture and Society -

INQ 260SO A2

Instructor: Dr. Marit A. Berntson
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: MILL 013
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to atopic. The course seeks to develop students'critical thinking skills through the explorationand application of social scientific methods.Individual sections will be taught in aparticulardiscipline.

Pre-Columbian Latin America-Gl -

INQ 270 G6

Instructor: Dr. David S. Anderson
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 110
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective andtheability to use the methodologies of thehumanitiesor the fine arts by exploring a subject drawnfromthe period before 1500.

India, Tibet & Enlight-Global -

INQ 270 G2

Instructor: Gene Kelly
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 325
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective andtheability to use the methodologies of thehumanitiesor the fine arts by exploring a subject drawnfromthe period before 1500.

Foreign Policy -

INQ 300 I

Instructor: Dr. Howard Warshawsky
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Completion of all required 100-level and -200-level INQ courses

Catalog Description:

Asks students to look back on their experiencesand their work in the Intellectual InquiryCurriculum in order to make explicit, meaningfulconnections to contemporary issues. In additionto individual written assignments, students willwork in small groups to research and develop aproposal concerning a concept, approach, orsolution to a problem that will be presented in aformal defense.

Intermediate Italian I -

ITAL 201 A

Instructor: Ms. Giuliana F. Chapman
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 010
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

These courses build on the foundation establishedin the Elementary Italian sequence. Basic grammarand vocabulary arereviewed and more complexgrammatical structures and advanced vocabulary areintroduced. Emphasis is placed on developing goodconversational ability, reading c omprehension andcomposition skills. In addition, elements ofItalian culture are woven into the curriculum topromote a broader cultural appreciation of Italy.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Calculus I -

MATH 121 B

Instructor: Dr. Hannah Robbins
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: OLIN 231
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The analysis of limits, derivatives, integrals andtheir applications for functions of one variable.(Credit cannot bereceived for both Mathematics 112and 121.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1.5hrs/wk.

Fundamentals of Music -

MUSC 150 A

Instructor: Ms. Cara P. Hubbard
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: OLIN 325
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Pitch and rhythm fundamentals: reading music notation, sight singing, reading chord charts. Focus on intervals, key signatures, scales, meter, and chords. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Religions & Philosophies China -

PHIL 218 A

Instructor: Dr. Marwood Larson-Harris
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An interdisciplinary examination of the philosophical and religious traditions of East Asia. Topics include the central ideas and practices of these traditions, their historical development, their styles of reasoning, and the relationship between religion and philosophy. (Cross-listed with Religion 218). Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Early Western Philosophy -

PHIL 251 A

Instructor: Dr. Monica L. Vilhauer
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An analysis of the history of Western thought from the rise of classical philosophy with the pre-Socratic philosophers and the pivotal figures of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, through the evolution of classical thought in Hellenistic philosophies and medieval thinkers such as St. Augustine and St. Thomas Aquinas. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Criminal Justice -

POLI 211 A

Instructor: Mr. Morgan E. Scott
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory analysis of the criminal justice system in the United States, its structure, processes, and problems. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

American Political Theory -

POLI 243 A

Instructor: Dr. Justin Garrison
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI-101 or permission

Catalog Description:

A survey of American political theory fromcolonial precursors to the present. Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Research Methods in Psychology -

PSYC 205 A

Instructor: Dr. Lindsey L. Osterman
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 502
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research methods used in thefield of psychology. Topics include introductionsto and evaluations of observational, relationaland experimental research methods and designs.Ethics and research, communication and research,the development of research ideas and thereliability and validity of research is alsoexamined.

Child Development -

PSYC 210 A

Instructor: Dr. Kathryn L. Day
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LIFE 307
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101

Catalog Description:

Behavior and development of the child from conception to puberty. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Religions & Philosophies China -

RELG 218 A

Instructor: Dr. Marwood Larson-Harris
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: WEST 123
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An interdisciplinary examination of the philosophical and religious traditions of East Asia. Topics include the central ideas and practices of these traditions, their historical development, their styles of reasoning, and the relationship between religion and philosophy. (Cross-listed with Philosophy 218). Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Introduction to Sociology -

SOCI 101 B

Instructor: Dr. Meeta Mehrotra
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: TRT 207
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the field of sociology with an emphasis on the study of social groups and how they influence human behavior and society. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Research Methods -

SOCI 251 A

Instructor: Dr. Shannon L. Anderson
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 127
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SOCI-101 and one 200-level sociology course, or ENVI-250

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research techniques used by sociologists. Attention is given to research design, survey research, sampling, field research, experimental research, and the ethics of research. Understanding the basics of research and mastery of research skills are both emphasized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Health, Illness, and Healing -

SOCI 323 A

Instructor: Dr. Chad T. Morris
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
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.

Elementary Spanish Review -

SPAN 150 K

Instructor: Ms. Sarah G. Hord
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 217
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.

Elementary Spanish Review -

SPAN 150 F

Instructor: Mrs. Christine Stanley
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 125
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 F

Instructor: Mr. Manuel Gomez-Navarro
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 114
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.

Adv St Hispanic Lang & Culture -

SPAN 480 A

Instructor: Dr. Charlene F. Kalinoski
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2013FA
Room: LUCS 228
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Concentrated study of a special topic or theme ofHispanic language and/or culture as manifested increative and historical literature, music, art,film, etc.Historical and/or national boundaries are crossed whenever the nature of the topicpermits. May be repeated for credit with differentcontent. Lecture: 3hrs/wk.