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Courses Approved by Academic Affairs in the

2015-2016 Academic Year

 

The following is a summary of new courses and/or existing course changes approved by the Committee on Academic Affairs during the 2015-2016 academic year.  Course descriptions for these courses will be available in PeopleSoft one week after date of approval.

 

 

 

Approval Date

Course

Title

Notes

Instructor

 

 

 

 

 

02-16-2016

AMST 294

Hip Hop: Global Phenomenon

 

Olivieri

04-19-2016

AFS 220

Africana Sacred Matters

 

Jefferson-Tatum

10/15/2015

AFS 326

Black Popular Culture

 

Jimenez

02-16-2016

ANTH/AFS 296

Africa: Beyond crisis, pov,aid

 

Annear

12-2-2015

ANTH 465

Senior Seminar

 

Anderson

09-30-2015

ARTH 205

Gender and Display

 

Syzmanek

09-30-2015

ARTH 308/408

Shock Effect: Western Art and Censorship

 

Szymanek

09-30-2015

ARTS 207

Image Exploration in Photography and Printmaking

 

Kaplan

09-23-2015

ASN 341

Chin. Lit in Translation

 

Huang

2-18-2016

BIDS 201

Songwriting

 

Olivieri

02-16-2016

BIOL 325

Invasion Ecology

 

Brown

02-16-2016

BIOL 327

Cancer Biology

 

Carle

02-16-2016

BIOL 380

Genomics

 

Straub

10/15/2015

CESL 110

Race Dialogues for Community and Change

 

Hussain

2-16-2016

CHEM 101

Thatís Cool! Chemistry is Everywhere

 

Staff

5-3-2016

CHEM 360

Chemistry Seminar I/II

 

Miller

5-3-2016

CHEM 460

Chemistry Seminar I/II

 

Miller

5-3-2016

CHIL 155

Stargazers & Dreamers in Chile

 

Farnsworth

10-7-2015

DAN 214

20th Century Dance History

 

Ikle

09-30-2015

DAN 260

Site-Specific Performance

 

Davenport

09-30-2015

DAN 950/DAT 950

Intermediate Jamaican Dance Technique

 

Johnson

02-16-2016

ECON 325

Economics of Inequality & Distribution

 

Greenstein

02-16-2016

ECON 476

Political Economy of MENA

 

Unal

09-30-2015

EDUC 115

Introduction to Linguistics

 

Roberson

10-7-2015

EDUC 116

Race Dialogues for Community and Change

 

Hussain

02-16-2016

EDUC 330

Disability & Transition: Life After High School

 

Kelly

10-07-2015

EDUC 821

Educational Foundations

 

Kehle

03-08-2016

ENG 114

Sickness, Health, & Disability

 

Cope

09-30-2015

ENG 152

American Revolutions

 

Black

03-08-2016

ENG 248

Country, City, Colony: The Modern British Novel

 

Cope

02-16-2016

ENG 251

Nineteenth-Century American

 

Black

02-16-2016

ENG 292

Shaping the Short Story

 

Prabhakar

02-16-2016

ENG 351

Archives of American Literature

 

Black

02-16-2016

ENG 436

Shakespeare Seminar

 

Carson

10-15-2015

ENG

Representing 9/11 Wars

 

Ivanchikova

02-16-2016

ENTR 220

Social Innovation for the Entrepreneur

 

Talmage

02-16-2016

ENTR 405

Senior Capstone for the Entrepreneurial

 

Talmage/Drennen

02-16-2016

FSEM 007

Magic and Occult in the Renaissance

 

Leopardi

2-16-2016

FSEM 012

Banned & Burned

 

Woodworth

2-16-2016

FSEM 082

Vengeance Transformed

 

Himmelhoch

04-19-2016

FSEM 107

The Culture of Respect

 

Liebana

2-16-2016

FSEM 109

Enchantress, Empress, Rebel Queen

 

Yadav

2-16-2016

FSEM 130

I Know What You Ate Last Summer

 

Miller

2-16-2016

FSEM 141

The Lens of Stand-Up Comedy

 

MaKinster

2-16-2016

FSEM 149

Comparative Mythology

 

Erussard

2-16-2016

FSEM 191

Moby-Dick

 

Carson

2-16-2016

FSEM 193

Ghosts & Hauntings in the Americas

 

Martin-Barron

2-16-2016

FSEM 195

Consuming News in a Culture of Entertainment

 

Mansfield-Richardson

2-16-2016

FSEM 198

Leadership in the Ancient World

 

Capreedy

2-16-2016

FSEM 199

Build your own Westeros

 

Klaus

9/30/2015

FRNE 395

Race in the 18th Century French Culture

 

Gallouet

12-2-2015

GAL 140

Local Food Economics and Cuisine in Ireland: History, Problems and Prospects

 

Ramey

10/15/2015

GEO/ENV 206

Scientific Communications

 

Arens

10-07-2015

GERE 104

German Cinema

 

Manthripragada

09-30-2015

GERE 203

Narratives of Displacement

 

Musanovic

10-7-2015

GERE 204

German Cinema

 

Manthripragada

09-30-2015

LGBT 101

Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer Studies

 

White

09-30-2015

LGBT 202

History of Sexuality in the West

 

White

09-30-2015

LGBT 302

Trans #Studies

 

White

5-3-2016

LTAM 255

Inside the New Cuba

 

Liebana

09-30-2015

MES 200

Ottoman Worlds

 

Philbrick-Yadav

02-16-2016

MUS 194

Hip Hop: Global Phenomenon

 

Olivieri

2-16-2016

MUS 915

Jazz Imporvisation

 

Tarantino

02-16-2016

PCST 105

Religiona, Peace & Conflict

 

Kafrawi

02-16-2016

PHIL 233

Cosmopolitanism & Global Ethics

 

DuFord

02-16-2016

PHIL 275

GOD

 

Leininger

09-30-2015

PHIL 271/REL 285

Medieval Philosophy

 

Kafrawi

09-30-2015

PHYS 260

Waves and Optics

 

Penn

2-18-2016

POL 200

Topics

 

Staff

2-18-2016

POL 300

Advanced Topics

 

Staff

2-18-2016

POL 400

Junior Seminar

 

Staff

9/23/2015

PSY 344

Topics in Personality

 

Branch

09-30-2015

RCOL 113

Getting Ready for Argentina

 

Ashdown

12-02-2015

RCOL 114

Real Pulp Fiction

 

Caparo

09-30-2015

RCOL 126

Getting Ready for Guatemala

 

Ashdown/Brown

12-22-2015

RCOL 128

An Introduction to Interior Design

 

Cohler

09-30-2015

RCOL 131

Russia and Siberia

 

Welsh

09-30-2015

RCOL 132

The 2016 Primary Season

 

Lucas

02-16-2016

RCOL 134

Ireland 101

 

Ramey

02-16-2016

REL 105

Religiona, Peace & Conflict

 

Kafrawi

09-30-2015

REL 286

Islam and Environment

 

Anwar

02-16-2016

REL 287

Asking questions, getting answers

 

All Department Members

04-19-2016

ROM 216

 

 

Welsh

02-16-2016

RUSE 208

Fantastika

 

Lemelin

02-16-2016

RUSE 460

Senior Seminar

 

Welsh

12-2-2015

SJSP 200

Leadership Theory, Organizational Development and Change

 

Pliner/Forbes

09-30-2015

SOC 207

Imagining the Future

 

Andrews

04-19-2016

SOC 255

Social Problems in Ireland

 

Perkins

02-16-2016

SOC 357

Race and Education

 

Freeman

09-30-2015

SOC 362

Criminology

 

Sutton

09-30-2015

WMST 306

Seminar: Reading Feminisms

 

Bayer

9/23/2015

WMST 219

Black Feminisms

 

Frye

02-16-2016

WRRH 219

Feature Sports Writing

 

Forbes

2-18-2016

WRRH 329/ENG 396

The Lyric Essay

 

Babbitt