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Class Schedule For Online, Hybrid, and Televised Courses - Winter Intersession 2014

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ANTH 101 - Cultural Diversity (3 Units)

Focuses on analyzing the historically conditioned political, economic and social factors that have contributed to cultural diversity in the U.S; a critical anthropological approach is developed to explore the intersection of race, class, gender, ethnicity and sexuality; the political economy of institutions and ideas, such as racism, classism, sexual stereotyping, family, religion, state, color-blindness, multiculturalism, etc.; and, discourses of cultural diversity in the U.S.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  101 Section 01 10020 MIN Lecture 30/9 WEBONLINE - Barata,Data D D2,OL,RE
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **
02 book for n/a  101 Section 02 10021 MIN Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Murphy,Liam D D2,OL,RE
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

ANTH 1 - Intro Physical Anthro (3 Units)

Covers the concepts, methods of inquiry, and theory of biological evolution and their application to the human species. There is a specific focus on molecular, Mendelian and population genetics, mechanisms of evolution, primatology, paleoanthropology, biocultural adaptations, and human variation. The scientific method serves as the foundation to the course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a    1 Section 01 10019 MIN Lecture 30/5 WEBONLINE - Hens,Samantha M B2,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **
02 book for n/a    1 Section 02 10058 MIN Lecture 30/13 WEBONLINE - Sullivan,Roger J B2,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

COMS 121 - Media Aesthetics (3 Units)

Overview and analysis of the primary aesthetic tools used to create messages in video and film. The basic properties of light, color, area, space, shape, sound, time and motion are defined and discussed as they relate to media production. Introduces students to the concepts and vocabulary necessary for effectively conceiving, producing or criticizing mediated messages. Designed primarily for students with interest in digital media. Provides a foundation for students working in media criticism.

Cross listed: FILM 121.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  121 Section 01 10048 MIN Discussion 25/5 WEBONLINE - Stark,Jenny E OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

COMS 145 - Organizationl Communicatn (3 Units)

Basic concepts of interpersonal and inter-group communication within formal and informal social organizations. Current techniques of auditing and evaluating organizational communication.

Prerequisite: COMS 100A.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  145 Section 01 10055 MIN Lecture 25/3 WEBONLINE - Gale,Elaine E OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

EMBA 224 - Mgrl Finance For Exec (3 Units)

Provides students a well-rounded understanding of the language and financial expectations/performance of organizations. Candidates will learn how to evaluate decisions from the perspective of shareholder and stakeholders. With this perspective they will be better equipped to make better business decisions and also understand the financial impact of those decisions.

Prerequisite: Completion of EMBA 210.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
73 book for n/a  224 Section 73 10049 SNS Seminar 40/5 F OFFCAMPUS 300PM-700PM Varshney,Sanjay B HY
** Meets 01/03/2014 to 01/24/2014 **
73 book for n/a  224 Section 73 10049 SNS Seminar 40/5 S OFFCAMPUS 0800AM-200PM Varshney,Sanjay B HY
** Meets 01/03/2014 to 01/25/2014 **
73 book for n/a  224 Section 73 10049 SNS Seminar 40/5 WEBONLINE - Varshney,Sanjay B HY
** Meets 01/03/2014 to 01/25/2014 **

ETHN 11 - Intro To Ethnic Studies (3 Units)

Introduces the diverse institutional, cultural, and historical issues relating to the past and present life circumstances of Asian Americans, Mexican Americans, Black Americans, and Native Americans. Designed to introduce students to information presented in upper division courses with ethnic studies content.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a   11 Section 01 10027 MIN Lecture 40/12 WEBONLINE - Cameron-Wedding,Rita C D1A,OL,RE
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

ETHN 155 - Genocide & Holocaust Stds (3 Units)

Examines genocide cases, such as the Armenian genocide, the Jewish Holocaust, the genocide of Roma, the Cambodian "Killing Fields", genocide in East Timor, ethnic cleansing in Bosnia, the genocide of the Tutsi in Rwanda and genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan, as well as the genocide of Native Americans, and other indigenous peoples. Addresses causes of, and responses to, genocide around the world, especially in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This phenomenon is examined historically, descriptively, comparatively and theoretically.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  155 Section 01 10029 MIN Lecture 40/14 WEBONLINE - Mosupyoe,Boatamo Y D1B,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

FILM 121 - Media Aesthetics (3 Units)

Overview and analysis of the primary aesthetic tools used to create messages in video and film. The basic properties of light, color, area, space, shape, sound, time and motion are defined and discussed as they relate to media production. Introduces students to the concepts and vocabulary necessary for effectively conceiving, producing or criticizing mediated messages. Designed primarily for students with interest in digital media. Provides a foundation for students working in media criticism.

Cross-listed: COMS 121.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  121 Section 01 10047 MIN Discussion 25/21 WEBONLINE - Stark,Jenny E OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

HIST 51 - World Civlztn,1600-Pres (3 Units)

Survey of the development of the major civilizations of the world from 1600 to the present. Stresses the dynamism and expansion of the West, the interpenetration of cultures in the modern era, and the resurgence of non-western independence in the 20th century.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a   51 Section 01 10038 MIN Lecture 40/13 WEBONLINE - Cohen,Aaron J C1,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

HIST 130 - The Fall Of Communism (3 Units)

Causes and consequences of the dramatic transformations in the political, economic, and cultural life of the Soviet Union, eastern Europe, and China after 1970. Topics include "real-existing" socialism, Gorbachev and the revolutions of 1989, the emergence of China, impact on the non-socialist world, and implications for the future.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  130 Section 01 10031 MIN Lecture 40/18 WEBONLINE - Cohen,Aaron J D1B,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

HRS 119 - Classical Mythology (3 Units)

Study of Greek and Roman myths and hero tales and their place in the arts and literature of Western civilization. Also provides an introduction to the general nature and function of myth.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  119 Section 01 10041 MIN Lecture 45/31 TWR MND4004 200PM-640PM Shinbrot,Victoria C4,HY
** Meets 01/07/2014 to 01/23/2014 **
01 book for n/a  119 Section 01 10041 MIN Lecture 45/31 WEBONLINE - Shinbrot,Victoria C4,HY
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

HRS 155 - Spirit+Nature (3 Units)

Comparative inquiry into the critical connection between religion and nature. Traditional views of selfhood, the sacred, morality and specific ecological issues, such as energy consumption will be examined through representative sources in world religions.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  155 Section 01 10040 MIN Lecture 45/2 WEBONLINE - Jaoudi,Maria M C4,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

PSYC 157 - Psychology of Women (3 Units)

Contemporary psychological theories and issues related to the psychology of women in America and globally. Psychological theories may include but are not limited to feminism, cognitive-behavioral, self-object relations, humanistic, social learning and existential. Issues may include development, sexuality, mental health, psychotherapy, physical health, education, work, violence against women, gender inequality, multicultural perspectives, aging, parenting, criminal behavior, politics, sexual slavery, reproductive rights, religion, spirituality, and the arts.

Note: A service course for WOMS.

Prerequisite: PSYC 2 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  157 Section 01 10015 MIN Lecture 40/15 WEBONLINE - Harrison,Lisa A OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

PSYC 108 - Organizational Psychology (3 Units)

Exploration of the dynamics of human behavior in organizations, using the lens of psychological theory. Topics include: personality and attitudes in the work place, leadership, power and politics, organizational communication, and organizational structure. (Emphasis on understanding how to maximize satisfaction and performance at work.)

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  108 Section 01 10012 MIN Lecture 40/7 WEBONLINE - August,Rachel A HY
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **
01 book for n/a  108 Section 01 10012 MIN Lecture 40/7 T SQU443 1000AM-1200PM August,Rachel A HY
** Meets 01/07/2014 to 01/07/2014 **
01 book for n/a  108 Section 01 10012 MIN Lecture 40/7 M SQU443 1000AM-1200PM August,Rachel A HY
** Meets 01/13/2014 to 01/13/2014 **
01 book for n/a  108 Section 01 10012 MIN Lecture 40/7 F SQU443 1000AM-1200PM August,Rachel A HY
** Meets 01/17/2014 to 01/17/2014 **
01 book for n/a  108 Section 01 10012 MIN Lecture 40/7 R SQU443 1000AM-1200PM August,Rachel A HY
** Meets 01/23/2014 to 01/23/2014 **

PSYC 103 - Perception (3 Units)

Examination of how information about the outside world is sensed and how that information is organized and interpreted to form perceptions. Vision and audition will be primarily examined, along with some coverage of the other senses. Topics may include psychophysical methods, basic physiology and function of sensory systems, perception of color and form, motion, distance, auditory patterns, body and limb position, temperature, pain, perceptual constancies, attention, perceptual learning, adaptation, and perceptual development.

Prerequisite: PSYC 2; PSYC 8, PSYC 101 recommended.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  103 Section 01 10011 MIN Lecture 40/4 WEBONLINE - Wickelgren,Emily A OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

PSYC 148 - Child Psychology (3 Units)

Examination of behavioral and physiological development during the prenatal period, and behavioral, cognitive and social development during infancy and childhood. Theories, methods and empirical research will be studied.

Prerequisite: PSYC 2.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  148 Section 01 10014 MIN Lecture 40/5 WEBONLINE - Wickelgren,Emily A OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

WOMS 50 - Intro to Gender & Sexuality (3 Units)

Introduction to basic concepts and issues informing studies in gender, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual/gender (GLBT) identities. Classic and contemporary texts from different cultures will cover biological, historical and social constructions of gender and sexuality. Transformations in family and society, global and intersectional perspectives on GLBT identity, political activism, cultural and social perceptions of gender and sexuality will be discussed.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a   50 Section 01 10008 MIN Lecture 40/22 WEBONLINE - Moni,Sujatha D1A,OL
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

WOMS 137 - Women Of Color (3 Units)

Examines the social, economic, and cultural uniqueness of various ethnic groups in the U.S. Includes discussion of definitions of sexism, racism, economic exploitation, feminism, and the nature and evolution of the women's movement in relation to women of color.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty GE & Grad Req
01 book for n/a  137 Section 01 10009 MIN Lecture 40/9 WEBONLINE - Cameron-Wedding,Rita C D2,OL,RE
** Meets 01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014 **

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GE & Graduation Requirement Codes

B2 - Life Forms (B2)

C1 - World Civilizations (C1)

C4 - Further Studies in Area C (C4)

D1A - Foundations in Social & Behavioral Science (D1A)

D1B - World Cultures (D1B)

D2 - Major Social Issues of the Contemporary Era (D2)

HY - Hybrid (OnLine & In-Person Meetings)

OL - Online

RE - Race & Ethnicity Graduation Requirement (RE)

Session Codes

MIN - Mini Session (01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014)

SNS - Self Support Nonstandard Dates (01/06/2014 to 01/24/2014)