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Spring 2020

ARTS 613
Wednesday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Studies in Photographic Portraiture & Self-Portraiture
Belanger,Marion

Photography is a medium perfectly suited to the portrayal of one another and of one's self. We will investigate the many approaches to the photographic portrait/self-portrait ranging from the traditional to the more experimental methods.... more

ARTS 627
Monday
06:30PM - 09:00PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
History of Rock and R&B
Charry,Eric

In this course we will use the history of rock and R&B (rhythm & blues)--broadly defined as a conglomeration of loosely related American popular music styles--to explore American history of the 1940s through the early 1990s, and vice versa.... more

HUMS 603
Monday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Reading and Writing Memoir
Bonner,Jeanne M.

This course will be part literature course, part writing workshop. We will explore ways to select the most compelling details and scenes from the experiences we wish to share. Good memoir is true but it can read like fiction. Indeed, the memoir, as... more

HUMS 609
Thursday
06:30PM - 09:00PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Picture This: Content, Culture, and Social Relationships in Children's Picture Books
Epstein,Suanne

The picture book is more than an accessible genre for all ages and abilities. It offers a powerful means to educate, spark discourse, and explore new ideas. The goal of this course is to delve into contemporary themes through the examination of... more

SCIE 605
Thursday
06:00PM - 08:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Digestive Disease, Nutrition and Culture
Link,Richard J.

This course will explore recent advances in digestive disease and health as well as the relationships with nutrition, culture and the impact on our daily lives. Please note that knowledge in basic biology, though helpful, is NOT required. The... more

SCIE 678
Tuesday
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Self-Control and the Will
Protzko,John

The primary objective of the course is to give you familiarity and understanding of the science of control and how it pertains to debates about the nature of such control. This is a two-part class. One part of the class goes into the science of... more

SOCS 633
Tuesday
06:30PM - 09:00PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
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, religious and regional conflict have driven nations and groups further apart. This coexistence of conflict and cooperation marks... more

SOCS 643
Wednesday
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Death, Dying and the Dead in Medieval Europe
Shaw,Gary

This course will explore the character, social development and impact of death and commemoration in medieval Europe. Death was, if not ubiquitous, often sudden and sustained. It was dealt out by disease, as well as crime and punishment. Most... more

SOCS 678
Tuesday
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
08-MAY-2020
Self-Control and the Will
Protzko,John

The primary objective of the course is to give you familiarity and understanding of the science of control and how it pertains to debates about the nature of such control. This is a two-part class. One part of the class goes into the science of... more


Printable Spring 2020 Course Catalog

Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Schedule

All courses subject to change

Course Options

GLS courses have a
variety of scheduling and
study options. 

The options available for
each course are indicated
within the 
course's description.

Here is the Key:

CERT: This course will
count toward the req-
uirements for the
Graduate Certificate
in Writing.

Crosslisted: Students may
enroll in the concentration
option that best
meets their academic
needs.

FDN: This course is offered
with a Foundational
Writing Option

FDN-CERT: The
Foundational Writing
Option of this course 
will count toward the
Graduate Certificate
in Writing.

Hybrid: This course
includes online class
meetings with other
special scheduling
features.

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

Online: A limited number
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.