Special course descriptions
fALL semester 2014
ENG 261 studies in English Literature: women writers (3 hours)
Through novels and short stories, this course examines the role of the woman writer across almost 200 years. Although their reputations have fluctuated, these women have been recognized for their achievements in creating amazing stories of men and women searching for love, fame, security, and identity.
SOC 210 Social Stratification (3 hours)
This course focuses on theories of social stratification and inequality. Students will explore various interpretations of the causes and consequences of inequality within the United States. The course profiles community organizing as a tool for addressing and reducing inequality. As an experiential learning course, students will participate in simulations and other group learning experiences.
PSY 325 special topics in psychology: physical fitness & psychology (3 hours)
Students will examine the relationship between physical fitness and many areas of Psychology, specifically with regard to brain function. You will learn how physical fitness affects mood, our ability to learn and remember, and its impact on people with ADHD and addictions.
Options to fulfill fine arts general education requirement
one course required
Fall 2014 offerings
ART 135 introduction to Visual Art (3 hours) | MWF/9-9:50 a.m.
ART 204 Drawing (3 hours) | MWF/8-9:50 a.m.
ART 217 ceramics 1 (3 hours) | MWF/2-3:50 p.m.
MUS 135 INTRO TO MUSIC (3 hours) | MWF/9-9:50 a.m.
MUS 136 World Music (3 hours) | MWF/10-10:50 a.m.
THE 135 Introduction to Theatre (3 hours) | MWF/10-10:50 a.m.
Spring 2015 offerings
ART 136 EXPLORING VISUAL ART (3 hours) | MWF/9-9:50 a.m.
ART 207 DESIGN 2 (3 hours) | MWF/2-3:50 p.m.
MUS 136 WORLD MUSIC (3 hours) | MWF/10-10:50 a.m.
THE 136 THEATRE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE (3 hours) | TR/1-2:15 p.m.
THE 257 ORAL INTERPRETATION (3 hours) | MWF/11-11:50 a.m.