Course List

Criminal Justice -

CJUS 211 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory analysis of the crimina l justice system in the United States, i ts structure, processes, and problems. L ecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Elementary French I -

FREN 101 B

Instructor: Dr. Patricia S. Han
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the fundamentals with emphasi s on pronunciation and aural comprehensi on. Oral and written work. Reading of se lected materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; La boratory: 1 hr/wk.

Science, Myths, Magic & Chaos -

INQ 110 K

Instructor: Dr. Roland B. Minton
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.

Here's to Your Health -

INQ 240 B2

Instructor: Mrs. Jan G. Minton
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Provides an inquiry-focused introduction to statistical methodologies. Students will gain an understanding of how decision making is accomplished using modern statistical techniques. Topics include descriptive statistics, graphical methods,estimation, elementary probability and statistical inference; students will apply the techniques of data analysis to data sets and statistical studies that address the course theme.

Statistics and Food -

INQ 240 D

Instructor: Staff
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Provides an inquiry-focused introduction to statistical methodologies. Students will gain an understanding of how decision making is accomplished using modern statistical techniques. Topics include descriptive statistics, graphical methods,estimation, elementary probability and statistical inference; students will apply the techniques of data analysis to data sets and statistical studies that address the course theme.

Myth, Philosophy, and Nature -

INQ 270 B2

Instructor: Very Rev. Fr. Samuel J. Gantt, III
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective and the ability to use the methodologies of the humanities or the fine arts by exploring a subject drawn from the period before 1500.

What's True About the Bible? -

INQ 270 A

Instructor: Dr. Ned Wisnefske
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Develops a sense of historical perspective and the ability to use the methodologies of the humanities or the fine arts by exploring a subject drawn from the period before 1500.

Science Reporting -

INQ 300 J

Instructor: Dr. Hannah Robbins
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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 experiences and their work in the Intellectual Inquiry Curriculum in order to make explicit, meaningful connections to contemporary issues. In addition to individual written assignments, students will work in small groups to research and develop a proposal concerning a concept, approach, or solution to a problem that will be presented in a formal defense.

Intermediate Italian I -

ITAL 201 B

Instructor: Ms. Giuliana F. Chapman
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

These courses build on the foundation established in the Elementary Italian sequence. Basic grammar and vocabulary arereviewed and more complex grammatical structures and advanced vocabulary are introduced. Emphasis is placed on developing good conversational ability, reading c omprehension and composition skills. In addition, elements of Italian culture are woven into the curriculum to promote a broader cultural appreciation of Italy. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Math Models/Management Science -

MATH 111 C

Instructor: Ms. Kathy H. Bauman
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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 mathe matical models used in business and soci al sciences. Topics include matrices, li near programming, functions, limits, and derivatives. May not be taken if credit has been received for Mathematics 112 o r higher. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Quantum Mechanics -

PHYS 390 A

Instructor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PHYS-202

Catalog Description:

Origins of quantum theory, Schoedinger equation, centrosymmetric potentials, an gular momentum, scattering, perturbation theory, and radiation. Lecture: 3 hrs/w k.

Criminal Justice -

POLI 211 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory analysis of the crimina l justice system in the United States, i ts structure, processes, and problems. L ecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Comparative Polit Sys: Africa -

POLI 224 A

Instructor: Dr. Joshua B. Rubongoya
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: POLI-101 or permission

Catalog Description:

The government and politics of Sub-Sahar an African politics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Biological Psychology -

PSYC 231 A

Instructor: Dr. Angela A. Allen
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY.

Catalog Description:

An overview of general principles and areas of research of biological psychology. Topics covered include neuronal functioning, how aspects of human behavior are controlled by the brain, and basic research techniques in biological psychology.

Top: Psychology of Beliefs -

PSYC 349 A

Instructor: Dr. Mary K. Camac
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY.

Catalog Description:

A thorough examination of a particular topic within the domain of cognitive psychology that is not covered extensively in other regularly offered courses. (1)

Abnormal Psychology -

PSYC 381 A

Instructor: Dr. Edward R. Whitson
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY.

Catalog Description:

A study of individual psychopathology and deviant behavior, including diagnosis, theories, causes, and treatments. (1)

Living Religions of the World -

RELG 130 A

Instructor: Ms. Holly Jordan
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

The major living religions of the world ; their sources, nature, and attempt to deal with certain human problems. Lectur e: 3 hrs/wk.

Elementary Spanish Review -

SPAN 150 I

Instructor: Staff
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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 of Spanish grammar and basic vocabulary to promote speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis on developing conversational skills and cultural awareness to handle topics of everyday life in Spanish. (This course is designed for students who have studied Spanish previously, but lack sufficient preparation to enter Intermediate Spanish 201.) Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1hr/wk.

Intermediate Spanish I -

SPAN 201 I

Instructor: Staff
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SPAN 102 or it's equivalent

Catalog Description:

A review of the essentials of Spanish g rammar with the introduction of advanced structures. Continued development of th e four essential skills, and further acq uisition of vocabulary. Emphasis on conv ersational skills to handle situations o f everyday life with increased range of personal expression. Inclusion of cultur al material. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each ; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each.

Statistical Methods -

STAT 302 A

Instructor: Dr. Adam F. Childers
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: STAT-202

Catalog Description:

Desriptive statistics, sampling procedures, simulation, estimation of parameters, tests of hypotheses, nonparametric methods, regression, and correlation.