Courses

ARTH 456 Research Seminar in Art Hist.

A seminar approach to selected topics fo r advanced students. Topics vary. Lectur e: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Warden-Anderson M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 225 Accounting Principles II

Continuation of broad understanding of how accounting principles, accounting practices, and financial data assist decision makers. Topics include corporations,analysis of accounting information, and managerial accounting, including cost accounting, planning, and control. PC applications are utilized. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-215 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Shaff M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 242 Investments

An introduction to security analysis, principles, and problems of investments for individuals and firms; management of the securities by risk and purpose of investors. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-225 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-122 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Smith M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 254 Organizational Behavior & Mgmt

An introductory examination of theoretical principles and practical applications related to managing and leading individuals and groups in the work setting. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Powell M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 328 App Devpmt in Business

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) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-218 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A P. Schlosser M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 342 Corporate Finance

The principles of asset management, financial structure, and types of securities and their characteristics. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-218 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-122 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-225 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

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Section Instructor Time Comments
B T. Carpenter M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

BUAD 499 Business Policy

The capstone course of the Business Administration curriculum. The students will use Strategic Management as the framework to integrate and apply the knowledge acquired from all the coursework in the Business Administration major. The course utilizes lecture, readings, case methodology, simulations, and a major project of starting a business entity. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Lab 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-227 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-233 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-248 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-254 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-342 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • BUAD-348 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • Take BUAD-499L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

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Section Instructor Time Comments
B W. Baker M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

COMM 254 Rhetorical Traditions

Rhetoric permeates all aspects of social life and has been studied since the 5th century BCE. This course is a survey of the historical development of philosophies or theories of rhetoric from ancient Greece to the present day. It will cover major figures and movements within the discipline of Communication Studies. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • COMM-101. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Murawski M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

CPSC 361 System Administration

This course introduces students to computer hardware, installation and maintenance of operation systems on stand-alone computers, and various systems administration tasks including creating and maintaining user accounts, managing user privileges, learning about scripting languages and writing scripts to automate tasks, and managing computer resources. The course also introduces students to system administration of computers in a networked environment. Students will learn about configuring and managing various network services including network file systems and network information systems. Students will also learn about network security and creating secure networks by creating software firewalls. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • CPSC-170

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Shende M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ECON 252 The Fed Challenge

This course is an applied monetary policy course designed to expand the understanding of the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy. A major focus of the course is the importance of Federal Open Market Committee decisions. Given the economy changes each year, the analysis of topics and patential topics will vary. The course will teach monetary policy and contains an academic competition as a component. A maximum of two units can be earned toward graduation with only one unit counting toward the Economics major, Economics minor, and Finance concentration. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-122 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Enz M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

EDUC 210 Principles of Education

Examination of the historical, philosphical, political and social principles of American education, including curricular patterns and objectives with emphasis on present-day changes and legal implications for schools and teachers. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
C K. Elmore M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 200 United States History

A broad survey of the forces and structures of American history. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Selby M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 282 Modern East Asia

China, Japan, and Korea since the late 19th century. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Xu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

I.R. 232 International Organizations

An examination of global and regional organizations. The nature and functions of both governmental and non-governmental institutions will be discussed. A model United Nations Security Council simulation exercise is an integral course component. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI-111 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Snow M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 110 Everything's an Argument

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. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 110 and INQ 110.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
JJ1 D. Whiteside M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 110 Poetry: What is it good for?

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. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 110 and INQ 110.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
N M. Hill M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 110 Other People's Stories

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. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 110 and INQ 110.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
O7 S. Mallavarapu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

MATH 111 Math Models/Management Science

Theory and application of several mathematical models used in business and social sciences. Topics include matrices, linear programming, functions, limits, and derivatives. May not be taken if credit has been received for Mathematics 112 or higher. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A R. Reakes M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

MUSC 240 Music in Culture-Global

An exploration of the role of music in cultures around the world and throughout history, introducing students to the discipline ethnomusicology. Emphasis will be placed on two aspects of musical culture: non-western (World) music and American popular music. The course includes a fieldwork component. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
G G. Marsh M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

POLI 232 International Organizations

An examination of global and regional organizations. The nature and functions of both governmental and non-governmental institutions will be discussed. A model United Nations Security Council simulation exercise is an integral course component. (Cross-listed with I.R. 232). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • POLI 111 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Snow M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

PSYC 322 Adolescent Development

An examination of development of the individual from puberty to early adulthood. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • PSYC-101 or INQ-260PY or HNRS-260PY. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Findley-Van Nostrand M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM