Course List

Archaeology of Death in ANE -

ARTH 222 A

Instructor: Dr. Leslie A. Warden
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course investigates the range of objects, paintings, and tomb types in ancient Egypt and the ancient Near East. The study of these objects provides us with a window to living traditions and social structures. Material covered will include the Roayal tombs of Ur; tomb paintings; and human sacrifice.

Business Connections -

BUAD 110 A

Instructor: Mr. Michael Hutkin
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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: 2015FA
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: 2015FA
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.

Marketing Management -

BUAD 233 B

Instructor: Dr. Elisabeth Gilster Velazquez
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-110 or BUAD-215 & either ECON-121 or ECON-122

Catalog Description:

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

Organizational Behavior & Mgmt -

BUAD 254 B

Instructor: Dr. C. Michael Smith
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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.

App Devpmt in Business -

BUAD 328 A

Instructor: Dr. Pamela S. Galluch
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-218 or BUAD 258

Catalog Description:

A comprehensive overview of computer applications development in business using application programming and application development tools. This course will serve as an elective within the Business Administration major and as a requirement in the Business Information Systems concentration. (1)

Recruitment & Selection -

BUAD 344 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: BUAD-274

Catalog Description:

A deeper examination of the staffing management function in organizations, including a focus on research and best practices for recruitment, selection, and performance management. Particular attention will be paid to conducting job analysis, developing interview questions, and evaluating candidates.

Creative Writing-Poetry -

CRWR 216 A

Instructor: Ms. Mary Crockett Hill
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to writing poetry. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable poets. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Forms and Genres -

CRWR 330 A

Instructor: Dr. Robert D. Schultz
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, CRWR-215 and 216

Catalog Description:

The study of poetry and prose structures in order to analyze how creative works are crafted, with special attention to the ways contemporary works respond to traditional forms. Students will read and discuss works by major authors and will experiment with forms by creating orginal works in both poetry and prose. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Teaching and Learning -

EDUC 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Maria Stallions
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: EDUC 210 and EDUC 242.

Catalog Description:

Study of the pedagogical, developmental and cognitive components of teaching and learning in diverse classrooms. Provides a deeper understanding of the learning and behavior of students as well as individual and group differences including special populations such as exceptional, gifted and at-risk learners. With a focus on PreK-12 learners students will be able to explore cognitive and linguisitic development evaluate different teaching strategies and assess how well they facilitates and motivate learning.

The Art and History of Film -

ENGL 256 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take ENGL-256L

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Shakespeare -

ENGL 332 A

Instructor: Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, ENGL-240 and one other 200-level ENGL literature course or by permission. Take ENGL-332L

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: 2015FA
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: 2015FA
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.

Introduction to Public History -

HIST 205 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

This course uses a combination of scholarship, practice, and theory to introduce the bourgeoning field of Public History. Special focus will be given to museums, archives, oral history, cultural landscapes, and controversial topics.(1)

Modern East Asia -

HIST 282 A

Instructor: Dr. Stella Y. Xu
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

China, Japan, and Korea since the late 19th century. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Historical Methods -

HIST 300 A

Instructor: Dr. M. Ivonne Wallace Fuentes
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Completion of one 100-level HIST course, sophomore standing

Catalog Description:

This course serves as the introduction to the discipline, examining both the th eory and practice of history. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Finding Ourselves in Folktales -

INQ 110 B1

Instructor: Dr. Lisa G. Stoneman
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
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.

Statistics and Sports Industry -

INQ 240 F

Instructor: Mr. Bryan Snare
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
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.

Culture and Society -

INQ 260SO B

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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 Black Death -

INQ 270 C

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
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.

Photography: Silver to Silicon -

INQ 271 F

Instructor: Ms. Elizabeth K. Heil
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
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 from 1500 to the present.

Intermediate Japanese I -

JAPN 201 A

Instructor: Ms. Yasuko Kumazawa
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
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.

Chromatic Harmony Lab -

MUSC 252L 1

Instructor: Ms. Cara P. Hubbard
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Pre-requisites/Comments: Take MUSC-252

Catalog Description:

Chromatic part writing and figured bassrealization; introduction to contrapuntal techniques. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Introduction to Psychology -

PSYC 101 D

Instructor: Dr. Angela A. Allen
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An overview of the field of psychology w ith emphasis on basic processes in human behavior. (This course is a prerequisit e for all other courses in the departmen t.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Cognitive Psychology -

PSYC 241 B

Instructor: Dr. Mary K. Camac
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY.

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. (1)

Personality -

PSYC 351 A

Instructor: Staff
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY.

Catalog Description:

Theories of personality, applications, and extensions of these theories, curren t research on individual differences, an d methods and issues in personality meas urement. (1)

Research Seminar: Psychology -

PSYC 410 B

Instructor: Dr. Denise R. Friedman
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PSYC-202 & PSYC-204; & 1 300 level PSYC course or permission.

Catalog Description:

An advanced, research-oriented seminar where students in small groups propose and carry out an empirically based research study. (1)

History of the Theatre I -

THEA 315 A

Instructor: Dr. Bruce L. Partin
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

A study of the history and literature o f theatre from its primitive origins to ca. 1700. It covers major developments i n production conventions and dramatic li terature, with attention given to theatr es connections to society. Lecture: 3 h rs/wk.

Shakespeare -

THEA 332 A

Instructor: Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside
Block: 12
Time: T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, ENGL-240 and one other 200-level ENGL literature course; or by permission. Take THEA-332L

Catalog Description:

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