Courses

ANTH 218 Introduction to Archaeology

An introduction to the various theories of excavation and survey techniques, culture change, dating methods, and reconstruction of economic, social and religious practices or prehistoric societies. Case studies focus on both old- and new-world cultures. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 2 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take ANTH-218L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

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

ARTH 218 Introduction to Archaeology

An introduction to the theories and methods used by archaeologists to reconstruct the cultural practices of past human societies, from religion and authority to domestic life and trade. Case studies introduce students to archaeological sites in places such as Egypt, Greece, Mesoamerica, and North America. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take ARTH-218L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

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

BUAD 110 Business Connections

This course is an introduction to the field of business with emphasis on business decision making through use of lectures, discussion and invited speakers. The course also utilizes a focused computerized simulation project designed to integrate all the functional areas of business covered throughout the semester. Students will gain an introductory knowledge of all the functional areas including but not limited to economics, globalization, entrepreneurship, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems, business analytics and operation, organizational behavior, business law, and human resource management. In addition, students will be exposed to important issues relating to business management, leadership, professionalism and ethics. Other areas of emphasis include team building and technological skills. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

BUAD 338 e-Business

Comprehensive coverage of electronic business and electronic transactions to include electronic marketing and retailing, electronic procurement and payment, cyber security, on-line auctions and shops, and web technologies for virtual communities in a global marketplace. Lecture: 2 hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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.

Offerings

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.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B W. Baker 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

Offerings

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

ENGL 240 British Literature

Critical reading and literary analysis of major texts and genres (poetry, prose, and drama) across periods in the British tradition. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

ENGL 351 Studies in 20C Fict./Poetry

Critical study of selected works from the 20th century. The course may focus on a particular theme, genre, or set of authors, or form a focused survey of the period. Works will be placed in relationship to the literary, social, and historical movements of the era and to the current critical issues surrounding it. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ENGL-240 OR ENGL-250 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • 1 200-LEVEL ENGL COURSE Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

HIST 218 Introduction to Archaeology

An introduction to the theories and methods used by archaeologists to reconstruct the cultural practices of past human societies, from religion and authority to domestic life and trade. Case studies introduce students to archaeological sites in places such as Egypt, Greece, Mesoamerica, and North America.(Cross-listed as ANTH 218/ARTH 218). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take HIST-218L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

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

HIST 261 Civil War

A survey designed to examine the causes of the sectional conflict, the course of events, and the consequences of the war. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

HIST 300 Historical Methods

This course serves as the introduction to the discipline, examining both the theory and practice of history. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Completion of one 100-level HIST course, sophomore standing Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

HIST 380 Issues in East Asia History

An examination of issues of significance to the field. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HIST-300 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

I.R. 222 Comparative Polit Sys: Asia

The government and politics of Japan, China, and Indonesia and ASEAN. 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 120 Marx and the Good Life

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 120 Social Inequality & Eugenics

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 120 A Perfect World

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 120 Business Ethics in Absentia

Investigates questions of values, individual and communal, from the standpoint of a particular field of learning. The course will teach reasoning skills through reading, writing and oral communication by linking key works with broader traditions of critical reflections on the good life. Students will be encouraged to explore ways in which they can use the course material for their own reflections on what it means to live well. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 120 and INQ 120.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 260BU Marketing Or Mind Reading?

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic. The course seeks to develop students' critical thinking skills through the exploration and application of social scientific methods. Individual sections will be taught in a particular discipline. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 260 and INQ 260 from the same discipline.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 271 Race, Ethnicity, Art in US

Develops a sense of historical perspective and the ability to use the methodologies of the humanities or the fine arts by exploring a subject drawn from the period from 1500 to the present. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 271 and INQ 271.) (1) Lecture 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 300 Sport & Society

Asks students to look back on their experiences and their work in the Intellectual Inquiry Curriculum in order to make explicit, meaningful connections to contemporary issues. In addition to individual written assignments, students will work in small groups to research and develop a proposal concerning a concept, approach, or solution to a problem that will be presented in a formal defense. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 300 and INQ 300.) (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 300 US Immigration Past & Present

Asks students to look back on their experiences and their work in the Intellectual Inquiry Curriculum in order to make explicit, meaningful connections to contemporary issues. In addition to individual written assignments, students will work in small groups to research and develop a proposal concerning a concept, approach, or solution to a problem that will be presented in a formal defense. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 300 and INQ 300.) (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

INQ 300 Headline Literature

Asks students to look back on their experiences and their work in the Intellectual Inquiry Curriculum in order to make explicit, meaningful connections to contemporary issues. In addition to individual written assignments, students will work in small groups to research and develop a proposal concerning a concept, approach, or solution to a problem that will be presented in a formal defense. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 300 and INQ 300.) (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

MATH 332 Applied Differential Equations

Series solutions of differential equations. Bessel functions, Legendre polynomials, Fourier series, partial differential equations, boundary value problems. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • MATH-331 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

MUSC 262 Music Hist II:1700 to 1900

A continuation of Music 261, tracing the development of styles and genres in the canon of Western music produced during the eighteenth centuries. 1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • MUSC-261 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

PEAC 201 Intro Peace & Justice Studies

An introduction to the interdisciplinary field of peace and justice studies, examining the major areas of focus within the field. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

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

POLI 222 Comparative Polit Sys: Asia

The government and politics of Japan, China, and Indonesia and ASEAN. (Cross-listed with I.R. 222) (1) 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