Fall 2020 Courses

Arts

ARTS 612
Monday
06:30PM - 09:00PM
Fully Enrolled
Graphic Arts Studio: Studies in Design and Visual Communication
Chenier,Christopher James

Please note: this is an online course. The course will be recorded, and may be taken fully asynchronously or synchronously. Individual office hours as needed. This course offers students a hands-on introduction to visual communication and design.... more

ARTS 624
Tuesday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
The Connecticut State Parks: A Collaborative Photographic Project
Belanger,Marion

Please note: this is a synchronous online course. Using film or digital still cameras, students will spend the semester making pictures at Connecticut State Parks. Students should come to class with a specific park or group of parks in mind, and... more

Humanities

HUMS 624
Monday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
Reading and Producing Literary Journalism
Bonner,Jeanne M.

Please note: this is an online course. Class will run as follows (subject to change): 6:00pm-7:00pm: Synchronous class time; 7:00pm-7:45pm: Independent work; 7:45pm-8:30pm: Synchronous discussion and wrap-up. In this class, we will read a variety... more

HUMS 624W
Monday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
Fully Enrolled
Reading and Producing Literary Journalism
Bonner,Jeanne M.

Please note: this is an online course. Class will run as follows (subject to change): 6:00pm-7:00pm: Synchronous class time; 7:00pm-7:45pm: Independent work; 7:45pm-8:30pm: Synchronous discussion and wrap-up. In this class, we will read a variety... more

HUMS 635
Thursday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
American Humor
Dunson,Stephanie E.

Please note: this is an online course. Class will run as follows (subject to change): 6:00pm-7:00pm: Synchronous class time; 7:00pm-7:45pm: Independent work; 7:45pm-8:30pm: Synchronous discussion and wrap-up. Writer EB White once famously quipped... more

Sciences

SCIE 612
Thursday
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Positive Psychology Science and Practice: How to Be Happy
D'Andrea,Jennifer

Please note: this is an online course. Class meetings 7:00pm-8:30pm with additional 1 hour per week of class work to be scheduled by student. Positive Psychology is the scientific study of human happiness. The field has compiled an enormous... more

SCIE 624
Tuesday
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Developmental Psychology
Shusterman,Anna

Please note: this is an online course. Schedule: 7:00pm-8:30pm synchronous class time, with additional 1 hour per week of class work to be scheduled by student. The goal of this course is to introduce you to the classic and contemporary theories... more

Social Sciences

SOCS 612
Thursday
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Positive Psychology Science and Practice: How to Be Happy
D'Andrea,Jennifer

Please note: this is an online course. Class meetings 7:00pm-8:30pm with additional 1 hour per week of class work to be scheduled by student. Positive Psychology is the scientific study of human happiness. The field has compiled an enormous... more

SOCS 621
Friday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
Understanding the 2020 Presidential Election
Stoehr,John

Please note: this is a synchronous online course. In Understanding the 2020 Presidential Election, students will learn how to read skeptically the political press and how to write critically about presidential campaign politics. Along the way, the... more

SOCS 624
Tuesday
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Developmental Psychology
Shusterman,Anna

Please note: this is an online course. Schedule: 7:00pm-8:30pm synchronous class time, with additional 1 hour per week of class work to be scheduled by student. The goal of this course is to introduce you to the classic and contemporary theories... more

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variety of scheduling and
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The options available for
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course's description.

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CERT: This course will 
count toward the req-
uirements for the 
Graduate Certificate 
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Crosslisted: Students may 
enroll in the concentration 
option that best 
meets their academic 
needs.

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Foundational Writing 
Option of this course 
will count toward the 
Graduate Certificate 
in Writing.

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includes online class
meetings with other 
special scheduling 
features.

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will have fewer class 
meetings that will meet 
for longer periods of 
time (e.g., weekends-only,
five-day immersion, etc.).

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of seats will be offered 
for students to attend the 
course online, from 
off-campus. 
Online meetings 
are synchronous, 
meaning that students 
must be available at the 
time that class sessions 
are held so that they 
can fully participate 
in discussions.