Summer 2015 Courses

Arts

ARTS 625
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Monotype Printmaking
Shinohara,Keiji

The monotype print is a free form of printmaking more akin to painting than to the traditional woodcut or etched print. It is also a process in which the artist encounters fewer technical... more


ARTS 628
Tuesday & Thursday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Alfred Hitchcock
Collins,Stephen Edward

Hitchcock is a course long examination of a single filmmakers directorial style and how it evolves across a career. An understanding of Hitchcock's films begin with an understanding of them on... more


ARTS 661
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 05:00PM
Music and Culture of Africa and its Diaspora
Charry,Eric S.

Special Schedule: Weekend Immersion - 9:00am- 5:00pm on Saturday, June 27, Sunday, June 28, Saturday, July 11, Sunday July 12, and Saturday July 25 In this course we will immerse ourselves in the... more


Humanities

HUMS 639
Tuesday & Thursday
07:00PM - 10:00PM
New York City in the 1940s
McCann,Sean

ONLINE OPTION! A limited number of students will be able to take this course online! (Synchronous only, during listed class times). For more information, please call 860-685-3345 or email to... more


HUMS 639W
Tuesday & Thursday
07:00PM - 10:00PM
New York City in the 1940s - Foundational Course Option
McCann,Sean

Foundational course option: Students taking the course with this option will receive more extensive and detailed feedback on their work through more frequent writing assignments and individual... more


HUMS 667
Tuesday & Thursday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Cancelled
Forms of Poetry
Fitzpatrick,Joseph J.

This course will examine the concept of form (and the attendant concepts of structure, ambiguity, and closure) in poetry through a survey of the most important fixed forms of the English poetic... more


HUMS 679
Monday & Wednesday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Luminous Forms: Personal Pieces and Professional Writing
Greene,Anne F.

This course invites you to write personal essays, short stories, journalistic pieces, local history, or even professional reports; whatever reflects your interests. Practice and experiment are... more


HUMS 682
Monday & Wednesday
02:00PM - 05:00PM
The Short Story: Study Through Imitation
Dunson,Stephanie E.

Part literature seminar and part writing workshop, this course borrows a method commonly practiced by developing artists: that is to study form and develop skills by imitating the work of masters.... more


Mathematics

MTHS 630
Monday & Wednesday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Single Variable Calculus
Mulvey,Irene

ONLINE OPTION! A limited number of students will be able to take this course online! (Synchronous only, during listed class times). For more information, please call 860-685-3345 or email to... more


Sciences

SCIE 634
Monday through Friday
09:00AM - 05:00PM
Animal Reproduction
Powzyk,Joyce Ann

As we study the biology of sex in the animal world, it is apparent that there is a multitude of ways in which organisms mate and reproduce. Sex is often defined according to sexual reproduction,... more


SCIE 635
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 04:00PM
Coastal Ecology
Hammerson,Geoffrey

This field course focuses on life at the edge of the sea. Our primary focus is on the life histories and ecological relationships of plants and animals of coastal dunes, shores, marshes, and waters... more


SCIE 687
Thursday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Conceptual Development
Shusterman,Anna

ONLINE OPTION! This course will be offered with a fully online option. All students will study 60% of the content asynchronously, with a live two-hour meeting each Thursday from 10:00am-12:00pm, in... more


Social Sciences

SOCS 601
Monday & Wednesday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Anthropology of Sexuality
Weiss,Margot

This course is an introduction to the anthropology of gender and sexuality. Cultural anthropology is centrally focused on how people create and define distinct ways of living in places near and far,... more


SOCS 612
Monday & Wednesday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Cancelled
Religion, Science, and Empire
Gottschalk,Peter S.

The Age of Discovery not only coincided with the rise of European imperialism, it was abetted by it. The development of modern science - and of modernity itself - depended in part on the expansion... more


SOCS 612W
Monday & Wednesday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Cancelled
Religion, Science, and Empire - Foundational Course Option
Gottschalk,Peter S.

Foundational course option: Students taking the course with this option will receive more extensive and detailed feedback on their work through more frequent writing assignments and individual... more


SOCS 633
Tuesday & Thursday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
Peace versus Power: International Relations in the Modern Age
Gallarotti,Giulio

While globalization and international organizations have currently integrated the world into networks of peace, ethnic and regional wars have driven nations and groups further apart. This... more


SOCS 650
Monday & Wednesday
06:30PM - 09:30PM
The Tudors (and the Making of English History)
Shaw,Gary

The Tudors have for a long time been at the very center of English historical consciousness and their reputation and indeed notoriety have made them the most fascinating and controversial English... more


SOCS 687
Thursday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Conceptual Development
Shusterman,Anna

ONLINE OPTION! This course will be offered with a fully online option. All students will study 60% of the content asynchronously, with a live two-hour meeting each Thursday from 10:00am-12:00pm, in... more


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