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2022 Summer Session Course Syllabi

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FAQ: African American Studies

AFAM S305 - African American Autobiography

AFAM S310 - The Black Radical Tradition

AFAM S312 - Geographies of Freedom: Race, Space, and Gender in the Caribbean

AFAM S348 - Race, Gender, and Class Inequities in the U.S.

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

FAQ: African Studies

AFST S200 - Social Dimensions of Evolution in Africa: The Cradle Paradox

AFST S325 - Society and Politics of North Africa

AFST S310 - The Black Radical Tradition

AFST S350 - Visual Approaches to Global Health 

FAQ: American Studies

AMST S221 - What is Law?

AMST S251 - Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Asian American Popular Culture

AMST S310 - Geographies of Freedom: Race, Space, and Gender in the Caribbean

AMST S314 - Introduction to Transgender Studies

AMST S317 - Race and Comedy in the United States

AMST S483 - Film, Video, and American History

FAQ: Anthropology 

ANTH S110 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

ANTH S200 - Social Dimensions of Evolution in Africa: The Cradle Paradox

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 - Global Health Ethnography

ANTH S464 - Human Osteology

ANTH S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse and Resilience

FAQ: Applied Physics

APHY S100 - Science of Modern Technology and Public Policy

APHY S120 - Energy, Environment, and Policy

APHY S151 - Multivariable Calculus for Engineers

APHY S194 - Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations with Applications

FAQ: Arabic

ARBC S110 - Elementary Modern Standard Arabic I

ARBC S120 - Elementary Modern Standard Arabic II

ARBC S130 - Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic I

FAQ: Archeological Studies

ARCG S464 - Human Osteology

ARCG S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse and Resilience

FAQ: Architecture 

ARCH S110 - Yale University and the American Academic Campus

ARCH S210 - Classical Architecture

ARCH S215 - Post-Colonial Modern Architecture in South Asia

FAQ: Art

ART S111 - Visual Thinking

ART S130 - Painting Basics

ART S131 - Introduction to Graphic Design: Typography for Print and Video

ART S144 - Cinematic Storytelling in Prague 

ART S167 - Introduction to Interactive Design: WWW

ART S225 - Adventures in Self-Publishing

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 

BIOL S300 - Biochemistry

FAQ: Chemical Engineering

CENG S105E - Introduction to Green Energy Systems (GES)

CENG S150E - Engineering Improv: An Introduction to Engineering Analysis

CENG S300E - Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

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: Child Study

CHLD S350E - Autism and Related Disorders

FAQ: Chinese 

CHNS S130 - Intermediate Modern Chinese I

CHNS S140 - Intermediate Modern Chinese II

FAQ: Classical Civilization

CLCV S202 - Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World

CLCV S319 - The Olympic Games: Ancient to Modern

CLCV S419 - Ancient Empires

FAQ: Cognitive Science

CGSC S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life 

FAQ: Computer Science

CPSC S100 - Introduction to Computing and Programming

CPSC S112 - Introduction to Programming

CPSC S115 - Introduction to Full-Stack Web Development

FAQ: Czech

CZEC S243 - In Kafka's Spirit: Prague Film and Fiction

FAQ: Drama & Directing

DIR S997 - A Practical Approach to Directing 

DRMA S001 - Yale Summer Conservatory for Actors

FAQ: Earth and Planetary Sciences

EPS S120 - Energy, Environment, and Public Policy

EPS S130 - Global Climate Change and the Carbon Cycle

FAQ: East Asian Languages and Literature

EALL S226 - Hallyu: Korean Film, Music, and Pop Culture

FAQ: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

E&EB S464 - Human Osteology

FAQ: Economics

ECON S115E - Introduction to Microeconomics

ECON S116E - Introduction to Macroeconomics

ECON S117E - Introduction to Data Analysis and Econometrics

ECON S159 - Game Theory

ECON S276 - Private Law and Contract Enforcement in the United States and France 

ECON S281E - Causes and Consequences of Corruption

ECON S328 - Topics in International Economics

FAQ: Education Studies 

EDST S225 - Child Care, Society, and Public Policy

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

FAQ: Electrical Engineering

EENG S202 - Communications, Computation, and Control

FAQ: Energy Studies

ENRG S120 - Energy, Environment, and Public Policy

FAQ: Engineering and Applied Science

ENAS S100 - Science of Modern Technology and Public Policy

ENAS S101 - Energy, Engines, and the Environment

ENAS S120 - Energy, Environment, and Public Policy

ENAS S130 - Introduction to Computing for Engineers and Scientists

ENAS S151 - Multivariable Calculus for Engineers

ENAS S194 - Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations with Applications

FAQ: English

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I: Travel Writing (30057)

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I: Mourning or Melancholia (30058)

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I: Experiments in Education (30059)

ENGL S114 - Writing Seminars I: Travelers and Tourists (30060)

ENGL S120E - Reading and Writing the Modern Essay 

ENGL S123 - Introduction to Creative Writing

ENGL S127 - Readings in American Literature

ENGL S128 - Readings in Comparative World English Literatures

ENGL S201 - Shakespeare: Histories and Tragedies

ENGL S220E - Milton

ENGL S256 - Writing about Family

ENGL S305 - African American Autobiography 

ENGL S409 - Introduction to Poetry

ENGL S456 - Investigative Journalism

FAQ: Environmental Engineering 

ENVE S101 - Energy, Engines, and the Environment

FAQ: Environmental Studies 

EVST S105 - Energy, Engines, and the Environment

EVST S121 - Energy, Environment, and Public Policy

EVST S234 - Global Climate Governance

EVST S355E - Environmental Law & Governance 

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 S216 - Social Dimensions of Evolution in Africa: The Cradle Paradox

ER&M S281 - Culture of Southeastern Europe 

ER&M S310 - The Black Radical Tradition

ER&M S312 - Geographies of Freedom: Race, Space, and Gender in the Caribbean

ER&M S317 - Race and Comedy in the United States

ER&M S348 - Race, Gender, and Class Inequities in the U.S.

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

ER&M S391 - Eugenics and its Afterlives

FAQ: Film Studies

FILM S144 - Cinematic Storytelling in Prague

FILM S188 - Sports and Media

FILM S208E - Money and Media: The Business of Hollywood

FILM S241 - In Kafka's Spirit: Prague Film and Fiction

FILM S247 - Film, Video, and American History

FILM S274 - Global Hollywood

FILM S339 - Hallyu: Korean Film, Music, and Pop Culture

FILM S340 - Visual Approaches to Global Health

FILM S348E - Peak Television

FILM S350 - Screenwriting

FILM S435 - Television and Crime

FAQ: French

FREN S130 - Intermediate & Advanced French I

FREN S140 - Intermediate & Advanced French II

FREN S154 - France Between Past and Present: Advanced Language Practice and Culture

FREN S164 - France On Screen and Off: Advanced French Conversation and Culture Through Film

FREN S305 - Age of Cathedrals

FREN S369 - Belle Epoque France

FREN S999E - French for Reading

FAQ: German 

GMAN S130 - Intermediate German I

GMAN S140 - Intermediate German II

GMAN S190 - The Logic of Dreams

GMAN S221 - What is Law?

GMAN S999E - German for Reading 

FAQ: Global Affairs

GLBL S343E - Disinformation and Democracy

GLBL S361 - Society and Politics of North Africa

FAQ: Global Health Studies

HLTH S350 - Visual Approaches to Global Health 

FAQ: History

HIST S187 - Film, Video, and American History

HIST S220 - Global Order and Disorder in the 20th Century

HIST S236 - Society and Politics of North Africa

HIST S242 - The Olympic Games: Ancient to Modern

HIST S299 - History of Southeastern Europe

HIST S306 - Empires of East Asia

HIST S402 - Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic World

HIST S431 - Yale Summer History Lab

FAQ: History of Art

HSAR S207E - Classicism and Its Controversies

HSAR S223 - Art Since 1945

FAQ: Humanities

HUMS S199 - What is Law?

HUMS S214 - Belle Epoque France

HUMS S221 - The Logic of Dreams

HUMS S225 - Medicine and the Humanities: Certainty and Unknowing

HUMS S237 - William Blake: Poet, Prophet, Artist

HUMS S267 - Age of Cathedrals

FAQ: Italian

ITAL S110 - Elementary Italian I (30257)

ITAL S110 - Elementary Italian I (30258) 

ITAL S120 - Elementary Italian II (30259)

ITAL S120 - Elementary Italian II (30260)

ITAL S130 - Intermediate Italian I 

ITAL S140 - Intermediate Italian II

ITAL S152 - History, Culture, and Film in Tuscany (30263) 

ITAL S152 - History, Culture, and Film in Tuscany (30264)

ITAL S235 - Tuscany between Past and Present: A Literary, Historical, Cultural, and Geographical Journey

ITAL S999E - Italian for Reading

FAQ: Judaic Studies

JDST S306 - Israeli Narratives

FAQ: Kiswahili

SWAH S130 - Intermediate Kiswahili I

SWAH S140 - Intermediate Kiswahili II

FAQ: Latin

LATN S110 - Beginning Latin: The Elements of Latin Grammar

LATN S120 - Beginning Latin: Review of Grammar and Selected Readings

FAQ: Latin American Studies

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

LAST S240 - Advanced Spanish Language and Andean Culture

FAQ: Linguistics

LING S110 - Introduction to Linguistics

FAQ: Literature

LITR S176 - Age of Cathedrals

LITR S247 - Belle Epoque France

LITR S311 - The Logic of Dreams

LITR S385 - What is Law?

FAQ: Mathematics 

MATH S112 - Calculus of Functions of One Variable I

MATH S112E - 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 - Calculus of Functions of Several Variables

MATH S222 - Linear Algebra with Applications

MATH S244 - Discrete Mathmematics

FAQ: Mechanical Engineering

MENG S101 - Energy, Engines, and the Environment

MENG S211 - Thermodynamics for Mechanical Engineers

MENG S280 - Mechanical Engineering I: Strength and Deformation of Mechanical Elements

MENG S383 - Mechanical Engineering III: Dynamics

MENG S389 - Mechanical Engineering IV: Fluid and Thermal Energy Science

MENG S400 - Computer-Aided Engineering

FAQ: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

MB&B S200 - Biochemistry

FAQ: Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

MCDB S205 - Cell Biology

MCDB S300 - Biochemistry

MCDB S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Modern Greek

MGRK S300 - The Olympic Games: Ancient to Modern

FAQ: Modern Middle East Studies

MMES S157 - Israeli Narratives

MMES S285 - Society and Politics of North Africa

FAQ: Music

MUSI S121E - 1000 Years of Love Songs

MUSI S265E - Introduction to Jazz, Race, and Gender

MUSI S290E - Electronic Dance Music: Fundamentals

FAQ: Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

NELC S119 - Ancient Empires

NELC S157 - Israeli Narratives

NELC S473 - Climate Change, Societal Collapse, and Resilience

FAQ: Neuroscience

NSCI S320 - Neurobiology

FAQ: Philosophy

PHIL S110 - Introduction to Philosophy

PHIL S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life

PHIL S165 - The Philosophy and Cognitive Science of Consciousness

PHIL S175 - Introduction to Ethics

PHIL S178 - Introduction to Political Philosophy

PHIL S183 - Philosophy 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 Public Policy

PHYS S165 - General Physics Laboratory

PHYS S166 - General Physics Laboratory 

PHYS S180 - University Physics

PHYS S181 - University Physics

FAQ: Political Science

PLSC S111E - Introduction to International Relations

PLSC S143 - Global Climate Governance

PLSC S167 - International Human Rights and Politics

PLSC S173 - Democracy Promotion and Its Critics

PLSC S200 - The Politics of Crime and Punishment in American Cities

PLSC S227E - The United States Congress 

PLSC S258E - Reading the Constitution

PLSC S270E - Disinformation and Democracy

PLSC S336 - Lies and Deception

FAQ: Portuguese

PORT S112 - Elementary Portuguese for Romance Language Speakers I

PORT S122 - Elementary Portuguese for Romance Language Speakers II

PORT S352 - Introduction to Brazil 

FAQ: Psychology

PSYC S110E - Introduction to Psychology

PSYC S126 - Attraction and Relationships

PSYC S152E - Moralities of Everyday Life 

PSYC S179E - Thinking (Session A)

PSYC S179E - Thinking (Session B)

PSYC S180E - Introduction to Clinical Psychology

PSYC S350E - Autism and Related Disorders

FAQ: Russian

RUSS S130 - Second-Year Russian I

RUSS S140 - Second-Year Russian II

RUSS S150 - Third-Year Russian I

RUSS S151 - Third-Year Russian II

RUSS S160 - Fourth-Year Russian I

RUSS S242 - Russian Culture

FAQ: Sociology

SOCY S151 - Foundations of Modern Social Theory

SOCY S236 - Society and Politics of North Africa

SOCY S286 - Culture of Southeastern Europe

SOCY S348 - Race, Gender, and Class Inequities in the U.S.

FAQ: Spanish

SPAN S130 - Intermediate Spanish I (30283)

SPAN S130 - Intermediate Spanish I (30284)

SPAN S130 - Intermediate Spanish I (30285)

SPAN S140 - Intermediate Spanish II (30286)

SPAN S140 - Intermediate Spanish II (30287)

SPAN S140 - Intermediate Spanish II (30288)

SPAN S148 - Spain, 1936 to the Present: History Literature, and Culture (30289)

SPAN S148 - Spain, 1936 to the Present: History Literature, and Culture (30290)

SPAN S149 - Ecuador from Pre-Columbian Times to Present 

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

SPAN S240 - Advanced Spanish Language and Andean Culture 

SPAN S242 - Language, Culture, and Society of Spain 

SPAN S999E - Spanish for Reading

FAQ: Statistics and Data Sciences

S&DS S107E - Introduction to Statistics

S&DS S230E - Data Exploration and Analysis

FAQ: Theater Studies

THST S343 - Public Speaking

FAQ: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

WGSS S263E - Rye: Cultural History and Embodied Practice

WGSS S275 - Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Asian American Popular Culture

WGSS S293 - The Olympic Games: Ancient to Modern

WGSS S306 - Introduction to Transgender Studies

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

WGSS S312 - Geographies of Freedom: Race, Space, and Gender in the Caribbean

WGSS S348 - Race, Gender, and Class Inequities in the U.S.