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2020 Summer Session Course Syllabi

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FAQ: African American Studies

AFAM S385 - Plantation, Prison, and Ghetto

FAQ: American Studies

AMST S321 - The Hollywood Novel and the Hollywood Movie
AMST S372 - Food, Race, and Migration in United States Society
AMST S483 - Film, Video, and American History

FAQ: Anthropology 

ANTH S324 - Race, Inequality and Urban Education and Housing Policy 
ANTH S242 - Human Evolutionary Biology and Life History
ANTH S423 - The Anthropology of Possible Worlds 
ANTH S250 - Men, Manhood and Masculinity
ANTH S462 - Ethnographic Perspectives in Global Health
ANTH S464 - Human Osteology

FAQ: Applied Physics

APHY S100 - Science of Modern Technology
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PHY S120 - Energy, Technology, and Society

FAQ: Arabic

ARBC S130 - Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I 
ARBC S140 - Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic II
ARBC S150 - Advanced Arabic I 
ARBC S151 - Advanced Arabic II

FAQ: Archeological Studies

ARCG S464 - Human Osteology
ARCG S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse and Resilience

FAQ: Art

ART S111 - Visual Thinking 
ART S131 - Introduction to Graphic Design

FAQ: Astronomy

ASTR S110E - Planets and Stars 
ASTR S120 - Galaxies and the Universe

FAQ: Biology

BIOL S105 - Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Cell Biology 
BIOL S106 - Genes, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

FAQ: Classics

CLCV S115 - Classic Mythologies 
CLCV S419 - Ancient Empires

FAQ: Chemical Engineering

CENG S150 - Engineering Improv: An introduction to engineering anaylis 
CENG S300 - Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

FAQ: Chemistry

CHEM S101 - Chemistry in Context
CHEM S161 - General Chemistry I
CHEM S165 - General Chemistry II
CHEM S220 - Organic Chemistry Lecture

FAQ: Cognitive Science

CGSC S139E - Mental Lives of Babies & Animals (Session A)
CGSC S139E - Mental Lives of Babies & Animals (Session B) 
CGSC S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life 
CGSC S165 - The Philosophy and Cognitive Science of Consciousness

FAQ: Computer Science

CPSC S100 - Introduction to Computing and Programming 
CPSC S115 - Introduction to Full-Stack Web Development

FAQ: Czech

CZEC S240 - Kafka's Prague: Film and Fiction

FAQ: Education Studies

EDST S255 - Race, Inequality and Urban Education and Housing Policy

FAQ: East Asian Languages and Literature

EALL S258 - Chinese Cinema Survey: 1980 - Present

FAQ: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

E&EB S464 - Human Osteology

FAQ: Economics

ECON S115 - Introduction to Microeconomics  
ECON S116E - Introduction to Macroeconomics
ECON S159 - Introduction to Game Theory  
ECON S281E - Causes and Consequences of Corruption

FAQ: Electrical Engineering

EENG S101 -  The Digital Information Age

FAQ: Engineering and Applied Science

ENAS S100 - Science of Modern Technology
ENAS S120 - Energy, Technology, and Society 
ENAS S151 - Multivariable Calculus for Engineers
ENAS S194 - Ordinary and Partial Differntial Equations with Applications

FAQ: English

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminar (30048)  
ENGL S120E - Reading and Writing the Modern Essay
ENGL S128 - Readings in Comparative World Literatures
ENGL S201 - Shakespeare: Histories and Tragedies 
ENGL S220E - Milton 
ENGL S256 - Writing About Family
ENGL S361 - Modern American Drama
ENGL S362 - Theater Now

FAQ: Environmental Studies

EVST S105E - Introduction to Green Energy Systems (GES)
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VST S121 - Energy, Technology, and Society 
EVST S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse and Resilience

FAQ: Ethics, Politics and Economics

EP&E S270 - Lies and Deception
EP&E S306 - First Amendment and Ethics of Law

FAQ: Ethnicity, Race and Migration

ER&M S297 - Food, Race, and Migration in United States Society

FAQ: Film Studies

FILM S142 - Chinese Cinema Survey: 1980 - Present
FILM S180 - The Hollywood Novel and the Hollywood Movie 
FILM S188 - Sports and Media
FILM S208E - The Business of Hollywood 
FILM S241 - Kafka's Prague: Film and Fiction
FILM S247 - Film, Video, and American History 
FILM S350 - Introduction to Screenwriting

FAQ: French

FREN S130 - Intermediate & Advanced French I 
FREN S140 - Intermediate & Advanced French II 
FREN S150 - Advanced Language Practice  
FREN S304 - Age of Cathedrals
FREN S367 - Belle Epoque France

FAQ: Geology and Geophysics

G&G S120 - Energy, Technology, and Society
G&G S130 - Global Climate Change and the Carbon Cycle

FAQ: German

GMAN S130 - Intermediate German I  
GMAN S140 - Intermediate German II
GMAN S190 - The Logic of Dreams
GMAN S999E - German for Reading Knowledge

FAQ: Global Affairs

GLBL S268E - Introduction to International Relations 
GLBL S287 - The Balance of Power 
GLBL S343E - Democracy and Disinformation

FAQ: History

HIST S187 - Film, Video, and American History 
HIST S344 - The Making of the Modern Middle East
HIST S306 - Empires of East Asia

FAQ: History of Art

HSAR S114 - History of Western Art I: From Prehistory to the Renaissance 
HSAR S207E - Classicism and It's Controversies  
HSAR S238 - Introduction to Modern Art

FAQ: Humanities

HUMS S211 - Belle Epoque France  
HUMS S212E - Brains of Genius: Mozart & Friends
HUMS S213 - Classical Mythologies 
HUMS S223 - Revolutionary Europe, 1789-1989  
HUMS S304 - Age of Cathedrals
HUMS S311 - The Logic of Dreams

FAQ: Italian

ITAL S110 - Elementary Italian I
ITAL S120 - Elementary Italian II
ITAL S130 - Intermediate Italian I
ITAL S140 - Intermediate Italian II 
ITAL S999E - Italian for Reading

FAQ: Latin

LATN S110 - The Elements of Latin Grammar
LATN S120 - Review of Grammar and Selected Readings

FAQ: Latin American Studies

LAST S228 - Advanced Spanish Language and Andean Cultures

FAQ: Linguistics

LING S110 - Introduction to Linguistics

FAQ: Literature

LITR S164 - Classical Mythologies  
LITR S177 - Age of Cathedrals
LITR S221 - The Logic of Dreams
LITR S240 - Belle Epoque France

FAQ: Mathematics 

MATH S115E - Calculus of Functions of One Variable II 
MATH S118 - Introduction to Functions of Several Variables 
MATH S120 - Multi-variable Calculus

FAQ: Mechanical Engineering

MENG S383 - Mechanical Engineering III: Dynamics

FAQ: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

MB&B S150 - Topics in Cancer Biology

FAQ: Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

MCDB S205 - Cell Biology 
MCDB S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Modern Middle East Stufies

MMES S346 - The Making of the Modern Middle East

FAQ: Music

MUSI S212E - Brains of Genius: Mozart & Friends 
MUSI S290E - Electronic Dance Music: Fundamentals

FAQ: Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

NELC S119 - Ancient Empires 
NELC S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse and Resilience

FAQ: Neuroscience

NSCI S143 - Human Memory 
NSCI S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Philosophy

PHIL S100 - Happiness  
PHIL S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life
PHIL S165 - The Philosophy and Cognitive Science of Consciousness 
PHIL S175 - Introduction to Ethics 
PHIL S183 - Philosophy of Technology 
PHIL S337 - Lies and Deception

FAQ: Physics

PHYS S100 - Science of Modern Technology 
PHYS S120 - Energy, Technology, and Society
PHYS S101E - Movie Physics 
PHYS S180 University Physics - Fundamental of Physics
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HYS S181 - Univesrity Physics - Electricity and Magnetism

FAQ: Political Science

PLSC S111E - Introduction to International Relations 
PLSC S126 - The Balance of Power 
PLSC S167 - International Human Rights & Polics 
PLSC S200 - The Politics of Crime & Punishment in American Cities
PLSC S228 - First Amendment and the Ethics of Law 
PLSC S336 - Lies and Deception

FAQ: Portuguese

PORT S112 - Portuguese for Romance Language Speakers 
PORT S249 - Introduction to Brazilian Culture

FAQ: Psychology

PSYC S107 - Human Memory 
PSYC S110 - Introduction to Psychology
PSYC S126 - Attraction and Relationships 
PSYC S139E - Mental Lives of Babies & Animals (Session A)
PSYC S139E - Mental Lives of Babies & Animals (Session B)
PSYC S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life
PSYC S179 - Thinking
PSYC S180E - Abnormal Psychology
PSYC S350E - Autism and Related Disorders

FAQ: Russian

RUSS S130 - Second Year Russian 
RUSS S150 - Third Year Russian I
RUSS S242 - Russian Culture: The Art of Transformation

FAQ: Sociology

SOCY S141 - Sociology of Crime and Deviance 
SOCY S151 - Foundations of Modern Social Theory
SOCY S216 - Social Movements
SOCY S233 - Political Sociology  
SOCY S235 - Society and Politics of North Africa

FAQ: Spanish

SPAN S130 - Intermediate Spanish I  
SPAN S140 - Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN S228 - Advanced Spanish Language and Andean Cultures
SPAN S999E - Spanish for Reading 

FAQ: Theater Studies

THST S262 - Theater Now 
THST S392 - Modern American Drama

FAQ: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

WGSS S304 - Men, Manhood and Masculinity