Course List

Ancient Egyptian Art & Arch -

ARTH 220 A

Instructor: Dr. Leslie A. Warden
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: OLIN 240
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course investigates the art and archaeology of ancient Egypt from the pyramids to the iconic art of "King Tut". We will discuss the art of pharaohs, gods, and mortals. Art and artifacts are placed within their archaeological, social, and historic context.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 A

Instructor: Mr. Michael Hutkin
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 024
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 C

Instructor: Ms. Arnica W. Mulder
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 117
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 B

Instructor: Mr. Gregory R. Shaff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 311
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simuation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professinalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills.

Organizational Behavior & Mgmt -

BUAD 254 B

Instructor: Dr. C. Michael Smith
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introductory examination of theoretic al principles and practical applications related to managing and leading individ uals and groups in the work setting. Lec ture: 3 hrs/wk.

Student-Managed Fund -

BUAD 322 A

Instructor: Dr. Larry A. Lynch
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 210
Units: 1/2
Pre-requisites/Comments: ECON-122 and BUAD-225

Catalog Description:

The participants in this class will man age a portion of the Colleges general e ndowment fund by actively managing a por tfolio under the supervision of a facult y member. The fund will be continuously managed, with the course portion being o ffered each (and every) semester. Studen ts earn 1/2 unit per semester. A maximum of two units can be earned toward gradu ation with only one unit counting toward the Finance Concentration. Offered on a pass-fail basis. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Buyer Behavior -

BUAD 343 A

Instructor: Dr. Elisabeth Gilster Velazquez
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 216
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-233

Catalog Description:

This course provides a comprehensive ove rview of the theories related to buyer b ehavior. Students will learn how to appl y these theories in marketing and retail ing contexts. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Shakespeare -

ENGL 332 A

Instructor: Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, ENGL-240 and one other 200-level ENGL literature course or by permission.

Catalog Description:

Analysis of selected plays with oral interpretation. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Film Laboratory: 2-3 hrs/wk.

Yoga -

HHP 114 B

Instructor: Ms. Deborah Stevens
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: ALUM 211
Units: 1/4
Pre-requisites/Comments: HHP-160

Personal & Community Health -

HHP 301 A

Instructor: Dr. Julie Schlegel Maina
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: BAST 214
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An understanding of the principles and problems of personal, school, and commun ity health as applied to everyday living . Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Issues in Modern America -

HIST 370 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
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 with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Poetry: What is it Good For? -

INQ 110 KK2

Instructor: Ms. Mary Crockett Hill
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 210
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.

Finding Ourselves in Folktales -

INQ 110 M1

Instructor: Dr. Lisa G. Stoneman
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 110
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.

Hawaii-Global -

INQ 260AN G1

Instructor: Dr. Whitney A.M. Leeson
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 228
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic. The course seeks to develop students' critical thinking skills through the exploration and application of social scientific methods. Individual sections will be taught in a particular discipline.

The Silk Road-Global -

INQ 270 G4

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 022
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.

Images of Power -

INQ 271 C

Instructor: Dr. James Hargrove
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: OLIN 231
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 from 1500 to the present.

Advocating for the Arts -

INQ 300 O

Instructor: Dr. Joseph L. Blaha
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: OLIN 230
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 Japanese I -

JAPN 201 A

Instructor: Ms. Yasuko Kumazawa
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 010
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A review of the essentials of Japanese grammar with the introduction of advance d structures, continued development of t he four essential skills, and further ac quisition of vocabulary. An emphasis wil l be placed on cultural issues and on co nversational skills to handle situations of everyday life and to increase the ra nge of personal expression, inclusion of cultural materials. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk, Laboratory: 1 hr/wk.

Wittgenstein -

PHIL 330 A

Instructor: Dr. Monica L. Vilhauer
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 111
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Previous PHIL course or permission

Catalog Description:

An introduction to Wittgenstein. Through an examination of key texts in Wittgenstein's corpus, students will be exposed to major issues in Wittgenstein's thought. In his early work these include the picture theory of language, what can be said versus what can only be shown, sense, truth and falsity, and about what we must remain silent. In his late work these include the use theory of language, language games and forms of life, rule following, privacy, nonsense, and therapy. (1)

International Organizations -

POLI 232 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 325
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of global, regional, and functional organizations. The nature an d functions of both governmental and non -governmental institutions will be discu ssed. A model United Nations Security Co uncil simulation exercise is an integral course component. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Child Development -

PSYC 210 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LIFE 502
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or permission.

Catalog Description:

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

Cognition -

PSYC 340 B

Instructor: Dr. Mary K. Camac
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LIFE 515
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or permission.

Catalog Description:

An examination of the research and theo ry of complex cognitive processes. Topic s covered include memory, cognitive deve lopment, language, thinking, concept for mation, pattern recognition, and problem solving. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Res Sem: Cyberpsychology -

PSYC 420 A

Instructor: Dr. Denise R. Friedman
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LIFE 527
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC 204 and 205 and a 300 level PSYC course.

Catalog Description:

An advanced, research-oriented seminar where students in small groups propose and carry out an empirically based research study. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Texts, Rhetoric and Media -

RHET 125 A

Instructor: Dr. Michael A. Heller
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 214
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An exploration of the common rhetorical principles that are foundational in the fields of Communication Studies, Creative Writing, and Literary Studies. Students will learn the basic rhetorical terminology used in the different fields, and learn to apply them in the critical analysis of a variety of cultural texts from the three points of view.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Popular Culture -

SOCI 236 A

Instructor: Dr. M. Gilbert Dunn
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: SOCI-101 or INQ-260SO or permission

Catalog Description:

An analysis of popular culture as a ref lection of society, a factor in socializ ation, and an economic institution. Topi cs include popular music, television and films, comics and cartoons, and sports and games. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

History of the Theatre II -

THEA 316 A

Instructor: Dr. Bruce L. Partin
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: OLIN 232
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: THEA-150

Catalog Description:

A study of the history and literature o f theatre from ca. 1700 to present. It c overs major developments in production c onventions and dramatic literature, with attention given to theatres connection s to society. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Shakespeare -

THEA 332 A

Instructor: Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, ENGL-240 and one other 200-level ENGL literature course; or by permission.

Catalog Description:

Analysis of selected plays with oral interpretation. (Same as English 332) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. Film-Laboratory: 2-3 hrs/wk.