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Spring 2020

ARTS 608
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
Experiences in Acting

This course is an introduction to the art of performance through the theatrical lenses of Improvisation, Solo-Performance, and Scene Work. Grounded in the classical acting technique of the Stanislavki system, students will experience being both... more

ARTS 613
06:00PM - 08:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
Fully Enrolled
Studies in Photographic Portraiture & Self-Portraiture

Photography is a medium perfectly suited to the portrayal of one another and of one's self. We will investigate diverse approaches to the photographic portrait/self-portrait through weekly assignments. Readings will inform our visual... more

ARTS 617
06:30PM - 09:00PM
27-JAN-2020 to
History of Rock and R&B

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

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
06:00PM - 08:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
Digestive Disease, Nutrition and Culture
Link,Richard J.; Link-Staltaro,Jeannine M.

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

SOCS 633
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
Peace Versus Power: International Relations in the Modern Age

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
07:00PM - 09:30PM
27-JAN-2020 to
Death, Dying and the Dead in Medieval Europe

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

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Spring 2020 Course Schedule

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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

FDN: This course is offered
with a Foundational
Writing Option

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

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
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.