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 at the same time as this course.
  • Co-Requirement ANTH-218L-1

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie A. Warden 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 at the same time as this course.
  • Co-Requirement ARTH-218L-1

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie A. Warden 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.

Offerings

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

BUAD 415 Auditing

A course covering the principles employed in the conduct of a financial statement audit. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BUAD-315 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mr. Gregory R. Shaff 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 at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B Dr. W. Kevin 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 Carrie Murawski 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 Ms. Kathryn S. Elmore M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ENGL 301 Sp Top: Russian Literature

Concentrated study of a special topic. L ecture: 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 Dr. Martha Kuchar 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 at the same time as this course.
  • Co-Requirement HIST-218L-1

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie A. Warden 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 Dr. John G. Selby M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

I.R. 223 Comp Poli Syst: Middle East

The government and politics of the Middle East. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

INQ 120 Sports & Ethics

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
AA2 Dr. Olzhas Taniyev M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 260BU Marketing Research

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
A1 Dr. Ivy Kutlu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 270 Men, Women, and Monsters

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 before 1500. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 270 and INQ 270.) (1) Lecture 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
C Dr. Dana-Linn Whiteside M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 271 Cultural Difference-Global

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
G1 Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

INQ 300 Problems Need the Rule of Law

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
J Mr. H. Timothy Isaacs 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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B Prof Roger Reakes M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

PHST 301 Introduction to Epidemiology

Epidemiology is the sceince of public health. This course is designed to introduce you to the philosophy, purpose, and basic methods of epidemiology. Epidemiology helps us understand how diseases are distributed in populations, including demanding that we investigate and analyze social determinants. If we want to remedy health-related problems and build a healthier, safer social world, this is crucial. Epidemiology lays the foundation for all public health practice. It is a scientific way of thinking about causes and effect. Epidemiology is used to investigate disease outbreaks, determine the natural history of disease, set resource priorities, and develop policies. Basic epidemiologic theory and techniques, applicable to public health practice, will be introduced. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • PHST-201 AND PHST-202 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

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

POLI 223 Comp Poli Syst: Middle East

The government and politics of the Middle East. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

PSYC 321 Child Development

An examination of development of the individual from conception to puberty. (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 Dr. Darcey N. Powell M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM