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YSS 2021 Course Syllabi

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2021 Summer Session Course Syllabi

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FAQ: African and African American Studies

AFST S235 - Society and Politics of North Africa

AFST S334 - African Urban Studies

AFAM S385 - Plantation, Prison, and Ghetto in the United States

FAQ: American Studies

AMST S314 - Introduction to Transgender Studies

AMST S321 - Hollywood Novel and Hollywood Movie

AMST S372 - Food, Race, and Migration in U.S. Society

AMST S483 - Film, Video, and American History

FAQ: Anthropology 

ANTH S110 - Introduction to Socio-Cultural Anthropology

ANTH S118 - Scientific Thinking and Reasoning

ANTH S233 - Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica

ANTH S308 - Feminist & Queer Ethnographies: Dystopia, Catastrophe, Extinction

ANTH S324 - Race, Inequality, Urban Education and Housing Policy

ANTH S423 - The Anthropology of Possible Worlds

ANTH S462 - Ethnographic Perspectives in Global Health

ANTH S464 - Human Osteology

FAQ: Applied Physics

APHY S100 - Science of Modern Technology and Public Policy

APHY S120 - Energy, Environment, and Policy

FAQ: Arabic

ARBC S130 - Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic

ARBC S140 - Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic II

ARBC S150 - Advanced Arabic

ARBC S151 - Advanced Arabic II

FAQ: Archeological Studies

ARCG S233 - Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica

ARCG S464 - Human Osteology

ARCG S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse, and Resilience

FAQ: Art

ART S130 - Painting Basics

ART S131 - Introduction to Graphic Design

FAQ: Astronomy

ASTR S120 - Galaxies and the Universe

FAQ: Biology

BIOL S105 - Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Cell Biology

BIOL S300 - Biochemistry

FAQ: Classics

CLCV S115 - Classical Mythologies

CLCV S419 - Ancient Empires

FAQ: Chemical Engineering

CENG S105E - Green Energy Systems

CENG S150E - Engineering Improv.

CENG S300E - Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

FAQ: Chinese

CHNS S130 - Intermediate Modern Chinese I

CHNS S140 - Intermediate Modern Chinese II

FAQ: Chemistry

CHEM S101 - Chemistry in Context

CHEM S134 - General Chemistry Laboratory I

CHEM S136 - General Chemistry Laboratory II

CHEM S161 - General Chemistry I

CHEM S165 - General Chemistry II

CHEM S220 - Organic Chemistry

CHEM S221 - Organic Chemistry 

CHEM S222 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory

CHEM S223 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory II

FAQ: Cognitive Science

FAQ: Computer Science

CPSC S100 - Introduction to Computing and Programming

FAQ: Drama & Directing

DRMA S001 - Conservatory for Actors

FAQ: Earth and Planetary Sciences

EPS S120 - Energy, Environment, and Policy

EPS S130 - Global Climate Change and the Carbon Cycle

EPS S201 - Aqueous Geochemistry

FAQ: Economics

ECON S117 - Introduction to Data Analysis and Econometrics

ECON S117E - Introduction to Data Analysis and Econometrics

ECON S159 - Introduction to Game Theory

ECON S183 - Economic History of the American South

FAQ: Education Studies

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

FAQ: East Asian Languages and Literature

EALL S258 - Chinese Cinema: 1980 - Present

EALL S362 - Humanities in Tokyo

FAQ: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

E&EB S464 - Human Osteology

FAQ: Economics

ECON S116E - Introduction to Macroeconomics

ECON S121 - Intermediate Microeconomics

FAQ: Electrical Engineering

EENG S101 - The Digital Information Age

FAQ: Engineering and Applied Science

ENAS S100 - Science of Modern Technology and Public Policy

ENAS S120 - Energy, Environment, and Policy

ENAS S130 - Introduction to Computing for Engineers and Scientists

FAQ: English

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I (30067)

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I (30068)

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I (30069)

ENGL S123 - Introduction to Creative Writing

ENGL S128 - Readings in Comparative World English Literature

ENGL S200 - Shakespeare's Comedies, Problem Plays, and Romances

ENGL S256 - Writing about Family

ENGL S409 - Introduction to Poetry

ENGL S412 - Personal Geography

ENGL S456 - Investigative Journalism

FAQ: Environmental Studies

EVST S121 - Energy, Environment, and Society

EVST S234 - Global Climate Governance

EVST S253 - Policy Analysis and program Design for Justice and Sustainability

EVST S323 - Wetlands Ecology, Conservation & Management

EVST S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse, and Resilience

FAQ: Ethics, Politics and Economics

EP&E S270 - Lies and Deception

EP&E S306E - First Amendment and the Ethics of Law

EP&E S421 - Ethics and the Law: Death Penalty, Wrongful Convictions and Best Practices in Criminal Justice

FAQ: Ethnicity, Race and Migration

ER&M S297 - Food, Race, and Migration in U.S. Society

ER&M S375 - Plantation, Prison, and Ghetto in the United States

FAQ: Film Studies

FILM S142 - Chinese Cinema: 1980 - Present

FILM S180 - The Hollywood Novel and Hollywood Movie

FILM S188 - Sports Media

FILM S247 - Film, Video, and American History

FILM S348E - Peak Television

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: German and German Studies

GMAN S130 - Intermediate German I

GMAN S140 - Intermediate German II

GMST S190 - The Logic of Dreams

FAQ: Global Affairs

GLBL S256 - Human Rights and Humanitarian Crises in the 20th Century

GLBL S268E - Introduction to International Relations

GLBL S275E - International Security

GLBL S343E - Democracy and Disinformation

FAQ: Global Health Studies

HLTH S367 - Global Health Across Audiences: Research and Communication

FAQ: History

HIST S126 - Confronting Jim Crow in the Age of Fascism

HIST S187 - Film, Video, and American History

HIST S216 - The Rise of the West: Intellectual History

HIST S235 - Society and Politics of North Africa

HIST S265 - Human Rights and Humanitarian Crises in the 20th Century

FAQ: History of Art

HSAR S114 - Introduction to the History of Art: Renaissance to the Present

HSAR S207E - Classicism and Its Controversies

HSAR S223 - Art Since 1945

HSAR S284 - "Selfies": Depicting the Self, 1500 to the Present Day

FAQ: Humanities

HUMS S211 - Belle Epoque France

HUMS S213 - Classical Mythologies

HUMS S221 - The Logic of Dreams

HUMS S225 - Medicine and the Humanities

HUMS S268 - Age of Cathedrals

FAQ: Italian

ITAL S110 - Elementary Italian I (30256)

ITAL S120 - Elementary Italian II

ITAL S130 - Intermediate Italian I 

ITAL S140 - Intermediate Italian II

ITAL S999E - Italian for Reading

FAQ: Judaic Studies

JDST S306 - Israeli Narratives

FAQ: Kiswahili

SWAH S130 & S140 - Intermediate Kiswahili

FAQ: Korean

KREN S130 - Intermediate Korean I

FAQ: Latin

LATN S110 - The Elements of Latin Grammar

LATN S120 - Review of Grammar and Selected Readings

FAQ: Latin American Studies

LAST S227 - Advanced Spanish: Language and Culture of Peru through Art

FAQ: Linguistics

FAQ: Literature

LITR S164 Classical Mythologies

LITR S177 - Age of Cathedrals

LITR S240 - Belle Epoque France

LITR S311 - The Logic of Dreams

LITR S318 - The Problem of Evil

FAQ: Mathematics 

MATH S112 - Calculus of Functions of One Variable I

MATH S115 - Calculus of Functions of One Variable II

MATH S115E - Calculus of Functions of One Variable II

MATH S118 - Introduction to Functions of Several Variables

MATH S120 - Multi-variable Calculus

MATH S244 - Discrete Mathmematics

FAQ: Mechanical Engineering

MENG S211 - Thermodynaics

MENG S280 - Strength and Deformation of Machine Elements

MENG S383 - Mechanical Engineering III: Dynamics

MENG S389 - Mechanical Engineering IV

FAQ: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

MB&B S200 - Biochemistry

FAQ: Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

MCDB S300 - Biochemistry

MCDB S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Modern Middle East Studies

MMES S157 - Israeli Narratives

MMES S241 - Society and Politics of North Africa

MMES S364E - Politics of the Contemporary Middle East

FAQ: Music

MUSI S265E - Jazz, Race & Gender in America

FAQ: Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

NELC S119 - Ancient Empires

NELC S157 - Israeli Narratives

NELC S384 - Old Persian

FAQ: Neuroscience

NSCI S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Philosophy

PHIL S140 - Perception, Illusion and Hallucination

PHIL S175 - Introduction to Ethics

PHIL S178 - Introduction to Political Philosophy

PHIL S183 - Ethics of Technology

PHIL S337 - Lies and Deception

FAQ: Physics

PHYS S100 - Science of Modern Technology and Public Policy

PHYS S101E - Movie Physics

PHYS S120 - Energy, Environment, and Policy

PHYS S180 - Fundamentals of Physics

PHYS S181E - University Physics

FAQ: Political Science

PLSC S167 - International Human Rights and Politics

PLSC S188E - International Security

PLSC S256 - Human Rights and Humanitarian Crises in the 20th Century

PLSC S268E - Introduction to International Relations

PLSC S336 - Lies and Deception

PLSC S396E - Politics of the Contemporary Middle East

FAQ: Portuguese

PORT S112 - Elementary Portuguese for Romance Language Speakers I

PORT S250 - Contemporary Brazilian Fiction

FAQ: Psychology

PSYC S110 - Introduction to Psychology

PSYC S110E - Introduction to Psychology

PSYC S126 - Attraction and Relationships

PSYC S179E - Thinking (Session A)

PSYC S179E - Thinking (Session B)

PSYC S180E - Introduction to Clinical Psychology

FAQ: Russian

RUSS S130 - Intensive Intermediate Russian I

RUSS S140 - Intensive Intermediate Russian II

RUSS S150 - Third-Year Russian

RUSS S151 - Third-Year Russian II

RUSS S242 - Beyond the Looking Glass: Nonsense and Absurd in Russian and European Literature and Visual Arts

FAQ: Sociology

SOCY S134 - Sex and Gender in Society

SOCY S151 - Foundations of Modern Social Theory

SOCY S204 - African Urban Cultures

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 S227 - Advanced Spanish: Language and Culture of Peru through Art

FAQ: Theater Studies

THST S343 - Public Speaking

FAQ: Urban Studies

URBN S334 - Abrican Urban Cultures

FAQ: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

WGSS S206 - Transnational Approaches to Gender and Sexuality

WGSS S306 - Introduction to Transgender Studies

WGSS S308 - Feminist & Queer Ethnographies: Dystopia, Catastrophe, Extinction