May & Summer 2020 Courses

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Course Title Time(s) University Curriculum Dates Session Description
ACCT 2301Introduction to Financial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops an understanding of how the fundamental activities of a business enterprise are reflected in its financial statements, and how financial accounting information can be used effectively for external decision-making purposes (decisions such as investment, credit, risk management, and financing). Prerequisites: ECO 1311, 1312 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: Seema Bhushan
ACCT 2301Introduction to Financial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops an understanding of how the fundamental activities of a business enterprise are reflected in its financial statements, and how financial accounting information can be used effectively for external decision-making purposes (decisions such as investment, credit, risk management, and financing). Prerequisites: ECO 1311, 1312 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: Seema Bhushan
ACCT 2301Introduction to Financial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDevelops an understanding of how the fundamental activities of a business enterprise are reflected in its financial statements, and how financial accounting information can be used effectively for external decision-making purposes (decisions such as investment, credit, risk management, and financing). Prerequisites: ECO 1311, 1312 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: Seema Bhushan
ACCT 2301Introduction to Financial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDevelops an understanding of how the fundamental activities of a business enterprise are reflected in its financial statements, and how financial accounting information can be used effectively for external decision-making purposes (decisions such as investment, credit, risk management, and financing). Prerequisites: ECO 1311, 1312 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: Seema Bhushan
ACCT 2302Introduction to Managerial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces the use of accounting information for management purposes, including decision-making, planning, and control of operations. Students learn to integrate topics in cost determination, economic analysis, budgeting, and management and financial control. Prerequisite: ACCT 2301.

Faculty: James Brimson
ACCT 2302Introduction to Managerial AccountingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduces the use of accounting information for management purposes, including decision-making, planning, and control of operations. Students learn to integrate topics in cost determination, economic analysis, budgeting, and management and financial control. Prerequisite: ACCT 2301.

Faculty: Liliana Hickman-Riggs
ACCT 2310Accounting ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneA broad introduction to financial, cost, and managerial accounting concepts and practices. Stresses the understanding of financial statements as contrasted to the preparation of these documents. Covers product cost, including estimating overhead and the underlying assumptions. Discusses using managerial accounting techniques for decision-making, including break-even analysis, relevant costing, and budgeting. Students who already have credit for ACCT 2301 will not receive credit for this course. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: STAFF
ACCT 3311Intermediate Accounting ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn overview of financial statements and revenue recognition that focuses on the left-hand side (assets) of the balance sheet. Provides the necessary foundation for comprehension by users and preparers of the information in financial statements. Prerequisite: ACCT 2302. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: Gregory Sommers
ACCT 3312Intermediate Accounting IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyContinuation of ACCT 3311. Focuses on items on the right-hand side (liabilities and stockholders' equity) of the balance sheet. Prerequisite: ACCT 3311. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: Emily Davis
ACCT 4315Federal Income Tax ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneCovers the conceptual basis and structure for the determination of income taxes, including the tax research methods used in preparing tax returns, solving problems, and planning business decisions. Prerequisite: ACCT 2302. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: Wendy Wilson
ADV 1321Introduction to CreativityTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneA survey of the theoretical, practical, and ethical issues associated with creative thinking. Examines individual and organizational strategies for promoting creativity and the creative thinker’s role in shaping the culture. Also, highlights the intellectual connections between the scholarship in creativity and advertising industry practice. Students who complete this course may apply for admission to the Temerlin Advertising Institute’s creative program. Students must earn a B or better in ADV 1321 to be eligible for admission to the creative program. Prerequisite or corequisite: ADV 1300.

Faculty: John Hall
ADV 1341Marketing ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BSurvey of concepts, practices, and problems surrounding financial markets, securities, and decision-making. Includes time value of money, market efficiency, evaluation of securities, and capital budgeting. Required for the minor in business. Students may not receive credit for this course and FINA 3320. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: Charles Besio
ADV 1360Creative ProductionTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayStudents learn the basic principles of advertising design and production in tandem with the use of industry-standard hardware and software programs, including the Adobe Creative Suite.

Faculty: Mark Allen
ADV 1360Creative ProductionTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AStudents learn the basic principles of advertising design and production in tandem with the use of industry-standard hardware and software programs, including the Adobe Creative Suite.

Faculty: Mark Allen
ADV 1360Creative ProductionTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AStudents learn the basic principles of advertising design and production in tandem with the use of industry-standard hardware and software programs, including the Adobe Creative Suite.

Faculty: Cheryl Mendenhall
ADV 2301Consumer BehaviorTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June ABroad overview of the interaction of advertising with society. Examines economic, social, and ethical issues as well as legal and regulatory constraints.

Faculty: Quan Xie
ADV 2302Advertising, Society, and EthicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AContemporary designers and artists create meaningful, persuasive, and expressive works through a combination of images and text. These works of graphic design and art shape the visual culture of every aspect of life, from the look of media and information networks to people’s experience of the cities in which they live. This course surveys the modern and contemporary history of works of art and design that demand to be read as much as seen, from the industrial age to the knowledge economy.

Faculty: Sidharth Muralidharan
ADV 2322Word and Image, Art and DesignTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July ACovers theories from psychology, social psychology, sociology, anthropology, economics, marketing, and communications to explore the consumer decision-making process. Includes theories of motivation, attitudes, beliefs, and learning, with a direct application to advertising. Restricted to advertising majors and minors. Students may not receive credit for this course and MKTG 3343 unless the ADV credit predates enrollment in MKTG 3343. Advertising majors and minors who are business double majors may use MKTG 3343 credit toward their major/minor requirements.

Faculty: Alan Lidji
ADV 2323Word and Image, Art and DesignTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayContemporary designers and artists create meaningful, persuasive, and expressive works through a combination of images and text. These works of graphic design and art shape the visual culture of every aspect of life, from the look of media and information networks to people’s experience of the cities in which they live. This course surveys the modern and contemporary history of works of art and design that demand to be read as much as seen, from the industrial age to the knowledge economy.

Faculty: Michael Corris
ADV 5301Special Topics: Poster/Package DesignTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneForthcoming.

Faculty: Alan Lidji
ADV 5302Special Topics: Graphic Design Industry in DallasTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayForthcoming.

Faculty: Cheryl Mendenhall
ADV 5302Special Topic: The Advertising Industry in New YorkTBAUC 2016: TBASpecial Dates: TBAMayThis is an intensive course during which there are multiple daily class sessions at leading advertising agencies, client companies, and media organizations in New York. Enrollment is by application. Please contact mayterm@smu.edu for more information.

Faculty: Amber Benson
ANTH 2302People of the EarthTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayHuman biological and cultural evolution, from the appearance of ancestral humans in Africa, to agricultural origins and the rise of the world’s great civilizations.

Faculty: Mark McCoy
ANTH 2382Human Nature: Who are we? And how did we get this way?TBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayIs there such a thing as human nature? And if there is, how would we recognize it when we see it? Human nature takes an interdisciplinary approach to understanding why humans are the way we are.

Faculty: Ann Horsburgh
ANTH 3301Health, Healing & EthicsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA cross-cultural exploration of cultures and organization of medical systems, economic development and the global exportation of biomedicine, and ethical dilemmas associated with medical technologies and global disparities in health.

Faculty: Carolyn Smith-Morris
ANTH 3310Gender, Sex, & Sexuality: Global PerspectivesTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BCross-cultural and historical comparison of the life experiences of women and men in the areas of family, marriage and kinship, economic and political participation, sexuality, reproduction, ritual, and religion.

Faculty: Nia Parson
ANTH 3350Good Eats, Forbidden FleshTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BOffers bio–cultural perspective on food that blends biological and medical information about human nutrition and development with an exploration of the global markets and cultures of eating. Prerequisites: Advanced standing and ANTH 2301, or permission of instructor for non–anthropology majors.

Faculty: Carolyn Smith-Morris
ANTH 3354Latin America: People, Places and PowerTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AExamines the development of Latin America in the context of global transformations since the 16th century. Special attention is given to the interaction of local communities with regional, national, and international systems of power.

Faculty: Nia Parson
ANTH 4309Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, and Nation StatesTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AAn examination of human rights issues among contemporary indigenous peoples, especially the impact on their cultures and societies from governmental and nongovernmental organizations, large-scale development programs, and global tourism.

Faculty: Carolyn Smith-Morris
APSM 2310Contemporary IssuesTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AExplores the functional areas of business, management principles, contemporary issues, and future considerations for organizations within the fitness and sports industries. Gateway course for sport management concentration majors; successful completion is mandatory to be invited into the program. Recommended corequisite: APSM 3322, APSM 3332, or APSM 3340. Reserved for students with fewer than 90 credit hours.

Faculty: STAFF
APSM 2310Contemporary IssuesTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExplores the functional areas of business, management principles, contemporary issues, and future considerations for organizations within the fitness and sports industries. Gateway course for sport management concentration majors; successful completion is mandatory to be invited into the program. Recommended corequisite: APSM 3322, APSM 3332, or APSM 3340. Reserved for students with fewer than 90 credit hours.

Faculty: STAFF
APSM 2340Coaching and Leadership for PerformanceTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExamines what coaches do, the qualities of expert coaches, strategies for effective and cohesive programs, a sound coaching philosophy, and the art and science of coaching. Serves as the gateway course to the major. Students must complete this course with a C– or better in order to qualify for the sport performance leadership major. Prerequisites: waived. For help with any enrollment issues contact mayterm@smu.edu.

Faculty: David Bertrand
APSM 2340Coaching and LeadershipTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneExamines what coaches do, the qualities of expert coaches, strategies for effective and cohesive programs, a sound coaching philosophy, and the art and science of coaching. Serves as the gateway course to the major. Students must complete this course with a C– or better in order to qualify for the sport performance leadership major. Prerequisites: waived. For help with any enrollment issues contact mayterm@smu.edu.

Faculty: Bertrand David
APSM 2441Anatomy & Physiology ITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyA systemic approach to the study of the human body, with a focus on the anatomical structure and function of the human neuromusculoskeletal systems. Gateway course for applied physiology and enterprise concentration majors; successful completion is mandatory for admission to the program. Lab fee: $30. Prerequisite: WAIVED. For help with any enrollment issues contact mayterm@smu.edu.

Faculty: Disbennett Kelyn
APSM 3311Applied Exercise PhysiologyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayUses an organ system approach to examine the body’s responses and adaptations to exercise and movement.

Faculty: Megan Murphy
APSM 3322Functional BiomechanicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines the role of public relations specific to the industry of sport, focusing on the conceptual, strategic, and technical understanding of the operation and business of public relations in sport communication. Prerequisite: APSM 2310.

Faculty: Robinson-Doyle Laura
APSM 3332Legal & Ethical Aspects of APSMTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExplores legal and ethical implications related to careers within the fitness and sport industries as well as ethical practices and legalities related to safety, risk management, personnel, and contracts.

Faculty: Gleiser Leslie
APSM 3333Coaching Team SportsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops fundamental instructional techniques utilized for coaching various team sports. Emphasis is placed on the analysis of skills, discussion of developmental appropriateness, organization, key terms, and other teaching/coaching strategies. Sports likely to be covered include (but are not limited to) football, volleyball, basketball, and soccer.

Faculty: Weinar Mike
APSM 3340Applied ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBATBDTBDAn extensive study of organizational functions, methods of operation, and types of ownership. Also, the role of organizations in contemporary society as they relate to fitness and sport enterprises today.

Faculty: STAFF
APSM 3372Advanced PR in SportTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BExamines the role of public relations specific to the industry of sport, focusing on the conceptual, strategic, and technical understanding of the operation and business of public relations in sport communication. Prerequisite: APSM 2310.

Faculty: Robert Egros
APSM 5300Senior ProjectTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneTeaches the process of formal inquiry to plan, execute, and report results regarding a scientific question of interest. Prerequisite: STAT 2301 or STAT 2331. Reserved for APSM majors. Senior standing only (at least 90 credit hours required).

Faculty: STAFF
ARHS 1306Introduction to ArchitectureTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BA contextual history of European and North American architecture from classical antiquity to the present century, with particular emphasis on 1400 to the present. Students will be introduced to basic principles and terminology, but the course will focus on the social and cultural meanings of the built environment in its urban context.

Faculty: Adam Herring
ARHS 3310War, Looting, and Collecting of Art in/of the Ancient WorldTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExamines the effects of war, looting, and collecting practices on the visual culture of the ancient world. Looks at the ways ancient wars and looting caused art objects to be destroyed or relocated, but also inspired the creative repurposed, collecting, and even creation of other arts. Investigates the devastating effects of modern wars and looting on archaeological sites, and analyzes how contemporary collecting practices both contribute to and raise awareness against cultural heritage destruction.

Faculty: Stephanie Langin-Hooper
ARHS 3382Art and Experience in Inca PeruTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThe ritual and everyday objects of the native inhabitants of North America, and the architecture of the Mound Builders and the Southwestern Indians.

Faculty: Adam Herring
ARHS 3383Ancient Maya: Art and HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AIntroduces the art and history of the Maya of Central America. Also, addresses the principal sites and monuments of the ancient Maya civilization, imparts a working understanding of the Maya hieroglyphic writing system, and surveys the political history of the fractious ancient Maya cities. (Temporalities pre-1500; global perspectives)

Faculty: Adam Herring
ASAG 1310Word and Image, Art and DesignTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayContemporary designers and artists create meaningful, persuasive, and expressive works through a combination of images and text. These works of graphic design and art shape the visual culture of every aspect of life, from the look of media and information networks to people’s experience of the cities in which they live. This course surveys the modern and contemporary history of works of art and design that demand to be read as much as seen, from the industrial age to the knowledge economy.

Faculty: Michael Corris
ASAG 1310Word and Image, Art and DesignTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AContemporary designers and artists create meaningful, persuasive, and expressive works through a combination of images and text. These works of graphic design and art shape the visual culture of every aspect of life, from the look of media and information networks to people’s experience of the cities in which they live. This course surveys the modern and contemporary history of works of art and design that demand to be read as much as seen, from the industrial age to the knowledge economy.

Faculty: Alan Lidji
ASDR 1300Introduction to DrawingTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayDrawing from life objects and concepts. Work in class is supplemented by outside assignments and readings. Emphasis placed on space, materials, analysis of form, and critical judgment.

Faculty: Brian Molanphy
ASL 1401American Sign Language ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introductory study of grammar and language, with an emphasis on developing question-and-answer skills. The student learns conversational strategies to help maintain a conversation.

Faculty: STAFF
ASL 1401American Sign Language ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introductory study of grammar and language, with an emphasis on developing question-and-answer skills. The student learns conversational strategies to help maintain a conversation.

Faculty: STAFF
ASL 1401American Sign Language ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introductory study of grammar and language, with an emphasis on developing question-and-answer skills. The student learns conversational strategies to help maintain a conversation.

Faculty: STAFF
ASL 1402American Sign Language IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines the development of receptive and expressive language skills. The student learns to express, negotiate, and interpret meaning in American Sign Language.

Faculty: STAFF
ASL 1402American Sign Language IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines the development of receptive and expressive language skills. The student learns to express, negotiate, and interpret meaning in American Sign Language.

Faculty: STAFF
ASL 1402American Sign Language IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines the development of receptive and expressive language skills. The student learns to express, negotiate, and interpret meaning in American Sign Language.

Faculty: STAFF
ASPT 1300Introduction to PaintingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BA first course in painting from life, objects, and concepts. Emphasis is placed on space, materials, color, analysis of form, and critical judgment.

Faculty: Philip Van Keuren
BIOL 1101Introductory Biology LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneLaboratory to complement lecture of BIOL 1301.

Faculty: Carolyn Harrod
BIOL 1102Introductory Biology LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyLaboratory to complement lecture of BIOL 1302.

Faculty: Carolyn Harrod
BIOL 1301Introductory BiologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to the study of living organisms: ecology, evolution, diversity, and physiology. BIOL 1301, 1302 are prerequisites for all advanced courses in biological sciences.

Faculty: Teresa Strecker
BIOL 1302Introductory BiologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to the study of living organisms: ecology, evolution, diversity, and physiology. BIOL 1301, 1302 are prerequisites for all advanced courses in biological sciences.

Faculty: Alejandro D'Brot
BIOL 3304GeneticsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introduction to the structure, function, and transmission of the hereditary material. Prerequisites: BIOL 1401 and CHEM 1304.

Faculty: William Orr
BIOL 3350Cell BiologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThe structure and function of cells. Prerequisites: BIOL 1401, 1402. Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 1304.

Faculty: Bianca Batista
BIOL 5110Biochemistry LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayPrerequisites: BIOL 1301/BIOL 1101 (or BIOL 1401), BIOL 1302/BIOL 1102 (or BIOL 1402). Prerequisite or corequisite: BIOL 5310/CHEM 5310. If CHEM 5110 is counted toward a chemistry major or minor, it cannot be counted toward a biological sciences major or minor.

Faculty: Alejandro D'Brot
BL 3335Business LawTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneEmphasizes the nature, formation, and application of law with a macro view; also public law and regulation of business. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and 1312; MATH 1309 or 1337; and STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340; EMIS 3340; ITOM 2305; STAT 2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: Catherine Weber
BLI 3302Business Communications & Leadership DevelopmentTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JunePromotes students' professional success as effective communicators and leaders. Covers interpersonal skills and the vital role that ethics, integrity, and trust play in leading a successful business. Students develop skills for effective career management, business presentations, business writing, and teamwork; enhance their ability to plan and manage projects individually and in a team setting; and increase their understanding of contemporary business topics. Reserved for Cox majors and BBA Scholars.

Faculty: STAFF
BUSE 3310Markets & FreedomTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July ADiscusses the indicators of economic freedom and the benefits of globalization. Explores how markets raise living standards, including the roles that technology, globalization, public policy, and economic growth play in a functioning market economy. This course can count as free elective credit for Cox majors; however, students cannot receive credit for both BUSE 3310 and STRA/FINA 4355.

Faculty: Michael Cox
CCPA 2300Public Speaking in ContextTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayIntroduces the theory and practice of public speaking, including rhetorical principles, evidence, nonverbal communication, and visual aids. Prerequisites: WAIVED. Contact mayterm@smu.edu for help enrolling.

Faculty: Elizabeth Navarro
CCPA 4340Corporate Communication StrategyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayProvides business literacy, financial and accounting basics, and case study analysis that enables professionals to implement communication strategies that advance business objectives. Prerequisites: C or better in  CCPA 2327, CCPA 2375, CCPA 3300, CCPA 3355; enrollment in the B.A. in public relations and strategic communication program.

Faculty: Kim Commerato Millea
CCPA 2327Communication TheoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces the foundational concepts, theories, and approaches to the study and practice of human communication. Includes a historical overview and discussions of contemporary ethical questions. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing and above, or departmental permission.

Faculty: Maria Dixon
CCPA 2375Communications Research & Data AnalyticsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AStudents learn how to conduct professional research utilizing primary and secondary data, statistics, and analytic software.

Faculty: Eaddy LaShonda
CCPA 3380Principles of Nonprofit OrganizingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BExplores the discourses and practices necessary to move beyond an idea toward development of a sustainable socially innovative or nonprofit endeavor. Includes board development and governance, strategic planning and budgeting, branding and communication strategy, and staff and/or volunteer recruitment and development. Prerequisites: C or better in CCPA 3370; enrollment in the B.A. in corporate communication and public affairs, minor in corporate communication and public affairs, minor in arts management, or minor in arts entrepreneurship. (Title change effective Spring 2020)

Faculty: Doric Earle
CEE 2310StaticsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneEquilibrium of force systems, computations of reactions and internal forces, and determinations of centroids and moments of inertia. Also, introduction to vector mechanics. Prerequisite: MATH 1337. Prerequisite or corequisite: PHYS 1303.

Faculty: Yildirim Hurmuzlu
CEE 2320DynamicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to kinematics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies. Also, Newton’s laws, kinetic and potential energy, linear and angular momentum, work, impulse, and inertia properties. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE 2310/ME 2310.

Faculty: Yildirim Hurmuzlu
CEE 2331ThermodynamicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThe first and second laws of thermodynamics and thermodynamic properties of ideal gases, pure substances, and gaseous mixtures are applied to power production and refrigeration cycles. Prerequisites: MATH 1338 or MATH 1340, and a C or better in ME 2310/CEE 2310. Corequisite: ME 2131.

Faculty: Sheila Williams
CEE 2340Mechanics of Deformable BodiesTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayIntroduction to analysis of deformable bodies, including stress, strain, stress–strain relations, torsion, beam bending and shearing stresses, stress transformations, beam deflections, statically indeterminate problems, energy methods, and column buckling. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE/ME 2310. Corequisite: ME/CEE 2140.

Faculty: Mehrdad Aghagholizadeh
CEE 2340Mechanics of Deformable BodiesTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to analysis of deformable bodies, including stress, strain, stress–strain relations, torsion, beam bending and shearing stresses, stress transformations, beam deflections, statically indeterminate problems, energy methods, and column buckling. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE/ME 2310. Corequisite: ME/CEE 2140.

Faculty: Xin-Lin Gao
CEE 3350Structural AnalysisTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayEmphasis on the classical methods of analysis of statically determinate and indeterminate structural systems. Also, computation of reactions, shears, moments, and deflections of beams, trusses, and frames. Students use computers as an analytical tool. Prerequisites: ME 2140/CEE 2140, C or better in ME 2340/CEE 2340.

Faculty: Brett Story
CEE 5323Project ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedCovers the role of the project officer, and the systems and techniques for planning, scheduling, monitoring, reporting, and completing environmental projects. Also, total quality management, project team management and development of winning proposals, and contract management and logistics. Includes case study application of project management to all environmental media and programs, community relations, risk communication, crisis management, consensus building, media, and public policy.

Faculty: Patricia Taylor
CEE 5362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
CEE 7323Project ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedCovers the role of the project officer, and the systems and techniques for planning, scheduling, monitoring, reporting, and completing environmental projects. Also, total quality management, project team management and development of winning proposals, and contract management and logistics. Includes case study application of project management to all environmental media and programs, community relations, risk communication, crisis management, consensus building, media, and public policy.

Faculty: Patricia Taylor
CEE 5362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
CEE 5363Architectural and Structural EngineeringTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
CEE 7362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
CEE 7363Architectural and Structural EngineeringTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
CHEM 1113General Chemistry I LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JunePrerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 1303.

Faculty: Jennifer O’Brien
CHEM 1114General Chemistry II LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyPrerequisites or corequisites: CHEM 1304 and CHEM 1113.

Faculty: Andrea Adams
CHEM 1301Chemistry for the Liberal ArtsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayDesigned for students with weak backgrounds in chemistry and for liberal arts students.

Faculty: Michael Lattman
CHEM 1301Chemistry for the Liberal ArtsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDesigned for students with weak backgrounds in chemistry and for liberal arts students.

Faculty: STAFF
CHEM 1301Chemistry for the Liberal ArtsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDesigned for students with weak backgrounds in chemistry and for liberal arts students.

Faculty: Mark Schell
CHEM 1303General Chemistry ITBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayPrimarily for science majors, premed students, and engineering students. Introduces the fundamental principles and theories of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. Prerequisite to all advanced courses in the department. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs.

Faculty: Brian Zoltowski
CHEM 1303General Chemistry ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JunePrimarily for science majors, premed students, and engineering students. Introduces the fundamental principles and theories of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. Prerequisite to all advanced courses in the department. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs.

Faculty: Werner Horsthemke
CHEM 1304General Chemistry IITBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayPrimarily for science majors, premed students, and engineering students. Introduces the fundamental principles and theories of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. Prerequisite to all advanced courses in the department. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs. Prerequisites: CHEM 1303, 1113.

Faculty: David Son
CHEM 1304General Chemistry IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyPrimarily for science majors, premed students, and engineering students. Introduces the fundamental principles and theories of chemistry, including stoichiometry, the structure of matter, energy relationships involved in the transformation of matter, the dynamics of such transformations, and some descriptive chemistry of the important elements. Prerequisite to all advanced courses in the department. Withdrawal from CHEM 1303, 1304 requires withdrawal from corresponding labs. Prerequisites: CHEM 1303, 1113.

Faculty: STAFF
CHEM 3117Organic Chemistry I LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JunePrerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 3371.

Faculty: STAFF
CHEM 3118Organic Chemistry II LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyPrerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 3372. Prerequisite: CHEM 3117.

Faculty: Alan Humason
CHEM 3371Organic Chemistry ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDesigned to satisfy the requirements of the chemistry major and health-related professions student. The first term deals primarily with aliphatic chemistry, with special emphasis on stereochemistry. The second term emphasizes aromatic substances and the chemistry of biologically relevant molecules. Prerequisites: CHEM 1303, 1304, 1113, 1114.

Faculty: Alan Humason
CHEM 3371Organic Chemistry I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDesigned to satisfy the requirements of the chemistry major and health-related professions student. The first term deals primarily with aliphatic chemistry, with special emphasis on stereochemistry. The second term emphasizes aromatic substances and the chemistry of biologically relevant molecules. Prerequisites: CHEM 1303, 1304, 1113, 1114.

Faculty: David Son
CHEM 3372Organic Chemistry IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFor chemistry majors and students interested in health-related professions. Emphasizes spectroscopy and the chemistry of functional groups. Prerequisites: C- or higher in CHEM 3371, 3117. Corequisite: CHEM 3118.

Faculty: Alexander Lippert
CHEM 5110Biochemistry LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayPrerequisites: BIOL 1301/BIOL 1101 (or BIOL 1401), BIOL 1302/BIOL 1102 (or BIOL 1402). Prerequisite or corequisite: BIOL 5310/CHEM 5310. If CHEM 5110 is counted toward a chemistry major or minor, it cannot be counted toward a biological sciences major or minor.

Faculty: Alejandro D'Brot
CHEM 5383Physical Chemistry ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneGas laws; kinetic molecular theory; introduction to thermodynamics, with applications to phase transitions and chemical equilibrium; chemical kinetics. Prerequisites: CHEM 1114 and CHEM 1304 with a grade of C or better, PHYS 1105 and PHYS 1304 or PHYS 1308, and MATH 1337, or permission of instructor.

Faculty: Tom Runcevski
CHEM 5383Physical Chemistry ITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AGas laws; kinetic molecular theory; introduction to thermodynamics, with applications to phase transitions and chemical equilibrium; chemical kinetics. Prerequisites: CHEM 1114 and CHEM 1304 with a grade of C or better, PHYS 1105 and PHYS 1304 or PHYS 1308, and MATH 1337, or permission of instructor.

Faculty: Tom Runcevski
CHIN 1401Beginning Chinese ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to spoken and written Mandarin Chinese. Emphasizes intensive drills in sounds and tones, sentence structure, and a vocabulary of 500 characters. Computer, video, and audio assignments are required. Prerequisites: Reserved for students who have no previous Chinese experience or fewer than two years of Chinese and the appropriate placement exam score. Approval from the WLL adviser is required for enrollment.

Faculty: Xiao Hu
CISB 2388Entrepreneurship ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AIntroduction to spoken and written Mandarin Chinese. Emphasizes intensive drills in sounds and tones, sentence structure, and a vocabulary of 500 characters. Computer, video, and audio assignments are required. Prerequisites: Reserved for students who have no previous Chinese experience or fewer than two years of Chinese and the appropriate placement exam score. Approval from the WLL adviser is required for enrollment.

Faculty: Pat Kriska
CISB 2388Entrepreneurship ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to spoken and written Mandarin Chinese. Emphasizes intensive drills in sounds and tones, sentence structure, and a vocabulary of 500 characters. Computer, video, and audio assignments are required. Prerequisites: Reserved for students who have no previous Chinese experience or fewer than two years of Chinese and the appropriate placement exam score. Approval from the WLL adviser is required for enrollment.

Faculty: STAFF
CISB 5397Entrepreneurship; Starting A BusinessTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayCovers planning for a new business. Topics include the personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, profit and cash flow forecasts, sources of information, sales forecasts and the importance of relevant experience, entrepreneurial marketing, financing, and the business plan. Prerequisites: FINA 3320, MKTG 3340 and/or ADV 3362, MNO 3370, ITOM 2308/ITOM 3306. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: Patricia Kriska
CISB 5397EntrepreneurshipTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneCovers planning for a new business. Topics include the personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, profit and cash flow forecasts, sources of information, sales forecasts and the importance of relevant experience, entrepreneurial marketing, financing, and the business plan. Prerequisites: FINA 3320, MKTG 3340 and/or ADV 3362, MNO 3370, ITOM 2308/ITOM 3306. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: STAFF
CS 1341Principles of Computer ScienceTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces the fundamental concepts of computer science and object-oriented design of reusable modules. Covers basic object-oriented concepts of composition, inheritance, polymorphism, and containers. First course for computer science and computer engineering majors and minors.

Faculty: STAFF
CS 1342Programming ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduces the constructs provided in the C/C++ programming language for procedural and object-oriented programming. Computation, input and output, flow of control, functions, arrays and pointers, linked structures, use of dynamic storage, and implementation of abstract data types. Prerequisite: C- or better in CS 1341 or equivalent, a grade of at least 4 on the AP Computer Science A Exam, or departmental consent.

Faculty: STAFF
CS 5343Operating Systems and Systems SoftwareTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedTheoretical and practical aspects of operating systems: overview of system software, timesharing and multiprogramming operating systems, network operating systems and the Internet, virtual memory management, interprocess communication and synchronization, file organization, and case studies. Prerequisites: C- or better in CS 2240, CS 3353.

Faculty: STAFF
CS 7343Operating Systems and Systems SoftwareTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedTheoretical and practical aspects of operating systems: overview of system software, timesharing and multiprogramming operating systems, network operating systems and the Internet, virtual memory management, interprocess communication and synchronization, file organization, and case studies. Prerequisites: C- or better in CS 2240, CS 3353.

Faculty: STAFF
CS 4340Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Applied ScientistsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayBasic concepts of probability and statistics useful in the solution of engineering and applied science problems. Covers probability, probability distributions, data analysis, sampling distributions, estimation, and simple tests of hypothesis. Prerequisites: MATH 1337, MATH 1338.

Faculty: Ian Harris
DANC 1303Beginning Modern DanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to basic movement skills, experiences, and concepts of modern dance. Not for credit in the dance major.

Faculty: Christopher Dolder
DANC 1303Beginning Modern DanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to basic movement skills, experiences, and concepts of modern dance. Not for credit in the dance major.

Faculty: Christopher Dolder
DANC 1303Beginning Modern DanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to basic movement skills, experiences, and concepts of modern dance. Not for credit in the dance major.

Faculty: Anne Westwick
DANC 3376Dance in Contemporary SocietyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedExploration of dance as a significant element of the socio-cultural structures that form modern society. An examination of the historical context of seminal periods in the development of contemporary theatrical and social dance as a framework for developing an understanding of dance aesthetics. Students discover aesthetics by exploring the intersection of historical context and personal sensori-emotional values. They develop skills for critical analysis based in observation and research, and demonstrate their understanding of dance aesthetics through writing and discussion.

Faculty: Christie Nelson
DISC 1312Individual and CommunityTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneThis course introduces students to a variety of discipline-based modes of inquiry and expression. The texts students read and create employ and exemplify the principles of academic discernment and discourse. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: DISC 1311 or one of the following test scores: 500 on the SAT Critical Reading or 21 on the ACT English section.

Faculty: STAFF
DISC 1312Individual and CommunityTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThis course introduces students to a variety of discipline-based modes of inquiry and expression. The texts students read and create employ and exemplify the principles of academic discernment and discourse. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: DISC 1311 or one of the following test scores: 500 on the SAT Critical Reading or 21 on the ACT English section.

Faculty: STAFF
DISC 1312Individual and CommunityTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - August 4CombinedThis course introduces students to a variety of discipline-based modes of inquiry and expression. The texts students read and create employ and exemplify the principles of academic discernment and discourse. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: DISC 1311 or one of the following test scores: 500 on the SAT Critical Reading or 21 on the ACT English section.

Faculty: STAFF
DISC 1313Discernment and Discourse: Crisis NarrativesTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThis course is a topic-based seminar through which students continue to develop their critical reading and writing skills, employing analysis, evaluation, synthesis, and/or integration, while learning to employ research protocols for the various discipline or disciplines represented in the course. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: C- or better in DISC 1312 or ENGL 1301.

Faculty: Lori Stephens
DISC 1313Inquiry SeminarTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneThis course is a topic-based seminar through which students continue to develop their critical reading and writing skills, employing analysis, evaluation, synthesis, and/or integration, while learning to employ research protocols for the various discipline or disciplines represented in the course. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: C- or better in DISC 1312 or ENGL 1301.

Faculty: STAFF
DISC 1313Inquiry SeminarTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneThis course is a topic-based seminar through which students continue to develop their critical reading and writing skills, employing analysis, evaluation, synthesis, and/or integration, while learning to employ research protocols for the various discipline or disciplines represented in the course. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: C- or better in DISC 1312 or ENGL 1301.

Faculty: STAFF
DISC 1313Inquiry SeminarTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThis course is a topic-based seminar through which students continue to develop their critical reading and writing skills, employing analysis, evaluation, synthesis, and/or integration, while learning to employ research protocols for the various discipline or disciplines represented in the course. Students must earn a C- or better. Prerequisite: C- or better in DISC 1312 or ENGL 1301.

Faculty: STAFF
ECE 2350Circuit Analysis ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAnalysis of resistive electrical circuits, basic theorems governing electrical circuits, power consideration, analysis of circuits with energy storage elements, and transient and sinusoidal steady–state analysis of circuits with inductors and capacitors. Corequisites: MATH 3313, PHYS 1304.

Faculty: Behrouz Peikari
ECO 1311Principles of MicroeconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneExplains tools of economic analysis and focuses on the individual participants in the economy: producers, workers, employers, and consumers.

Faculty: Rajat Deb
ECO 1312Principles of MacroeconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyCovers inflation, unemployment, and growth from both national and global perspectives. Tools of economic analysis include models of open economies. Prerequisite: C- or better in ECO 1311.

Faculty: Nathan Balke
ECO 1312Principles of MacroeconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyCovers inflation, unemployment, and growth from both national and global perspectives. Tools of economic analysis include models of open economies. Prerequisite: C- or better in ECO 1311.

Faculty: Nathan Balke
ECO 3301Price TheoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneBuilding on topics covered in ECO 1311, this course considers problems of microeconomics that are more advanced, with a focus on understanding how consumers behave, firms make pricing and output decisions, and market structure impacts the behavior of firms and consumers. Prerequisites: C- or better in the following: ECO 1311, 1312 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: Rajat Deb
ECO 3302Intermediate MacroeconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyInvestigates the factors that influence the level of aggregate income in an economy and the decision-making that ultimately results in the determination of levels of consumption, investment, or employment. Students analyze the impact of various government fiscal policies (using general equilibrium models) and the behavior of business cycles and patterns across various countries. Prerequisites: ECO 1311, 1312, 3301 and MATH 1309 or 1337.

Faculty: STAFF
ECO 3355Money and BankingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyAnalyzes central and commercial banking. A student may not receive credit for both ECO 3355 and FINA 3330. Prerequisites: C- or better in ECO 1311, 1312. Reserved for economics majors and markets and cultures majors only.

Faculty: Saltuk Ozerturk
ECO 4340Cultural EconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces the field of cultural economics, with a focus on welfare valuations, valuation of nonmarket goods, and intellectual property. Prerequisites: C- or better in ECO 3301; STAT 2301, STAT 2331, or STAT 4340.

Faculty: Helen Reynolds
ECO 4351Labor EconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn overview of labor supply and labor demand models, with extensions to models of taxes and tax credits, welfare, and Social Security. Also, models of wage determination and extensions such as the effects of minimum wage, performance-based pay, unions, and discrimination. Prerequisites: C- or better in the following: ECO 3301 and STAT 2301, 2331, or 4340.

Faculty: Daniel Millimet
ECO 4351Labor EconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThe purpose of this course is to provide an understanding of international trade in goods and services among countries and to develop a framework for analyzing trade policy issues. Major topics covered include the determinants of trade; the gains from trade; the relation between trade and foreign direct investment; trade and labor migration; the effects of trade restrictions such as import tariffs or export subsidies; and the analysis of regional economic integration such as the European Union or NAFTA. The course covers only the real effects of trade; international financial issues will not be treated.

Faculty: Daniel Millimet
ECO 4357International TradeTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThe purpose of this course is to provide an understanding of international trade in goods and services among countries and to develop a framework for analyzing trade policy issues. Major topics covered include the determinants of trade; the gains from trade; the relation between trade and foreign direct investment; trade and labor migration; the effects of trade restrictions such as import tariffs or export subsidies; and the analysis of regional economic integration such as the European Union or NAFTA. The course covers only the real effects of trade; international financial issues will not be treated.

Faculty: James Lake
ECO 4378Financial EconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyGives a theoretical basis for financial analysis within the context of the total process of investment decision-making, and develops the theoretical foundations for analysis of equities, bonds, and portfolio performance. Prerequisites: Permission of instructor, or ECO 4368 or FINA 3320 and C- or better in ECO 3301 and in ITOM 2305 or STAT 2301, 2331, or 4340. Reserved for economics majors and minors. (ECO 4378 cannot be taken if the student has taken FINA 4320 or 4326).

Faculty: Saltuk Ozerturk
ECO 5350Introductory EconometricsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneThe basic concepts of econometrics and, in particular, regression analysis, with topics geared to first-time regression users. Prerequisites: Graduate standing or C- or better in the following: MATH 1309 or MATH 1337; ECO 3301; and ITOM 2305 or STAT 2301, STAT 2331, or STAT 4340.

Faculty: Indro Dasgupta
ECO 5353Law and EconomicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines economic theories that explain the development of common law and constitutional law and the economic implications of contracts, antitrust laws, and liability rules. Prerequisites: Graduate standing or C- or better in the follow-ing: ECO 3301 and STAT 2301, 2331, or 4340.

Faculty: Helen Reynolds
ECO 5365Federal Government ExpendituresTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFocuses on theoretical principles useful for analyzing the role of government intervention. Topics may vary from year to year. Prerequisites: C– or better in ECO 3301, MATH 1309, or MATH 1337, and one of the following: STAT 2301, 2331, or 4340.

Faculty: Kathy Hayes
ECO 6330Exchange Rates and International Capital MarketsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneForthcoming.

Faculty: Indro Dasgupta
EMIS 1305Computing Technology: Historical and Ethical PerspectivesTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BIntroduces historical and ethical implications of computer architecture, software, hardware, telecommunications, and artificial intelligence. Develops business software skills and Internet concepts for research and communication applications. Credit is not allowed for a computer science, computer engineering, or management science major or minor.

Faculty: Gretchen Coleman
EMIS 2375Cultural and Ethical Implications of TechnologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AExplores the pervasive use of technology in today’s society, the impact of technology on daily life, and the tie between technology and ethical responsibility. Students learn how their lives are being shaped by technology and how they in turn help shape technology.

Faculty: Gretchen Coleman
EMIS 3340Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Applied ScientistsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayBasic concepts of probability and statistics useful in the solution of engineering and applied science problems. Covers probability, probability distributions, data analysis, sampling distributions, estimation, and simple tests of hypothesis. Prerequisites: MATH 1337, MATH 1338.

Faculty: Ian Harris
ENGL 3367Ethical Implications of Children's LiteratureTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneExamination of children’s literature with emphasis on notions of morality and evil, including issues of colonialism, race, ethnicity, gender, and class.

Faculty: Martha Satz
ENGL 3370Holocaust PoetryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExamination of a subject that includes material from a range of historical periods. Topics vary by term; examples include pastoral literature; Shakespeare in England and India; and irony, satire, and politics. May be repeated for credit under a different subtitle.

Faculty: Mary Catherine Mueller
ENGL 3379Literature and Culture of DisabilityTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn examination of disability as a cultural construct, with attention to how literary, ethical, and political representations bear upon it, and in relation to gender, race, and class issues.

Faculty: Martha Satz
FILM 1302Contemporary Media IndustriesTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneOverview of the key cultural, technological, economic, and legal aspects of media industries today. Required of all majors. Restricted to first-years, sophomores, and juniors.

Faculty: Derek Kompare
FILM 2344History of Animated FilmTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneProvides a critical and historical overview of the development of the animated film from its origins in the 19th century to the present.

Faculty: David Sedman
FILM 3300Film and Television Genres: The WesternTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BExamines questions of genre pertinent to film and television by focusing on various generic forms and their history. Specific genres for consideration vary from term to term.

Faculty: Rick Worland
FILM 3300Film and Television Genres: Journalism on FilmTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines questions of genre pertinent to film and television by focusing on various generic forms and their history. Specific genres for consideration vary from term to term.

Faculty: David Sedman
FILM 3300Film and Television Genres: The Horror FilmTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines questions of genre pertinent to film and television by focusing on various generic forms and their history. Specific genres for consideration vary from term to term.

Faculty: Kevin Heffernan
FILM 3300Topics: Journalism in Film and Popular TVTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyProvides a study and discussion setting for an issue or topic of current interest in the journalism profession. Offered on an irregular basis, depending on the significance and timeliness of the topics to be studied.

Faculty: David Sedman
FILM 3351International Film HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AOverview of the development of the cinema as a technology, an art form, an industry, and a social institution, beginning with the origins of the medium and tracing its major movements and configurations up to the present. Required of all majors.

Faculty: Kevin Heffernan
FILM 3352American Film HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AAn overview of U.S. film history from the silent period to the present day. Emphasis on the genres, directors, cinematic techniques, and industrial factors that advanced the art of Hollywood and independent filmmakers.

Faculty: Rick Worland
FINA 3310Financial ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BSurvey of concepts, practices, and problems surrounding financial markets, securities, and decision-making. Includes time value of money, market efficiency, evaluation of securities, and capital budgeting. Required for the minor in business. Students may not receive credit for this course and FINA 3320. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: M. Santhanakrishan
FINA 3312Personal FinanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyCovers personal financial planning. Topics include setting up financial accounts at banks and brokerages; investments in stocks and mutual funds; personal income taxation; auto, property, life, and health insurance; and employee benefit plans. Elective for minor in business. B.B.A. majors can take course for free elective credit only.

Faculty: STAFF
FINA 3320Financial ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneSurvey of concepts, practices, and problems surrounding financial markets, securities, and decision-making. Includes time value of money, market efficiency, evaluation of securities, and capital budgeting. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and 1312; MATH 1309 or 1337; STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340; EMIS 3340; ITOM 2305; STAT 2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors and minors in business administration. Students will not receive credit for this course and ECO 4368.

Faculty: Michael Davis
FREN 1401Beginning French I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: This course is reserved for students with no previous knowledge of French.

Faculty: Omar Al-Rashdan
FREN 1402Beginning French II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAONLINE. Special Dates: May 14 - June 15MayStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: C- or better in FREN 1401, a minimum qualifying score on the SMU French placement exam, or permission of area chair.

Faculty: Thierry Tirado
FREN 1402Beginning French II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: C- or better in FREN 1401, a minimum qualifying score on the SMU French placement exam, or permission of area chair.

Faculty: Janet Dodd
FREN 1402Beginning French II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: C- or better in FREN 1401, a minimum qualifying score on the SMU French placement exam, or permission of area chair.

Faculty: Janet Dodd
GERM 1401Beginning German ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: This course is reserved for students with no previous knowledge of French.

Faculty: Gizem Arslan
GERM 1402Beginning German II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: C- or better in FREN 1401, a minimum qualifying score on the SMU French placement exam, or permission of area chair.

Faculty: Stephen Grollman
HIST 2302Artists and the American RevolutionTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayHistorians, painters, writers, and filmmakers all recover and interpret the past. This course explores the relationship between how historians and such artists have made sense of the American Revolution.

Faculty: Edward Countryman
HIST 2337US Sports HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThe social, cultural, and business history of sport in the U.S. Focus on the cultural meaning and ethical components of sports in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Faculty: Alexis McCrossen
HIST 2337US Sports HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 16 - June 30June BThe social, cultural, and business history of sport in the U.S. Focus on the cultural meaning and ethical components of sports in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Faculty: Alexis McCrossen
HIST 2390Civilization of IndiaTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to the history, society, and cultural features of South Asia from the third millennium B.C.E. to the modern day.

Faculty: Rachel Ball-Phillips
HIST 3309North American Environmental HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MaySurveys North American environmental history since pre-Columbian times. It expands the customary framework of historical inquiry by focusing on the interaction of human beings and the natural world.

Faculty: Andrew Graybill
HIST 3310Problems in American History-History of the African American AthleteTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExplores historical issues or trends in U.S. history will be explored using a case study or comparative format.

Faculty: Kenneth Hamilton
HIST 331119th Century American WestTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AHistory of the trans-Mississippi West in the 19th century, with an emphasis on major political, social, economic, and environmental themes of the region’s history.

Faculty: Andrew Graybill
HIST 3389A Modern History of Israel-PalestineTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThis course offers a survey of the Arab-Israeli conflict from its origins in 19th century to the present day. The class aims to familiarize the students with the historical roots of the Israel/Palestine question and its contemporary progression.

Faculty: Sabri Ates
HRTS 3320War, Looting, and Collecting of Art in/of the Ancient WorldTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExamines the effects of war, looting, and collecting practices on the visual culture of the ancient world. Looks at the ways ancient wars and looting caused art objects to be destroyed or relocated, but also inspired the creative repurposed, collecting, and even creation of other arts. Investigates the devastating effects of modern wars and looting on archaeological sites, and analyzes how contemporary collecting practices both contribute to and raise awareness against cultural heritage destruction.

Faculty: Stephanie Langin-Hooper
HRTS 3341The Failure of Humanity in RwandaTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn introduction to the 1994 Rwanda genocide that seeks to understand not only its origins but also its sociological, ethical, and human rights implications.

Faculty: Herve Tchumkam
HRTS 4392The Rhetoric of President George W. BushTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayForthcoming.

Faculty: Ben Voth
ITAL 1401Beginning Italian I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: This course is reserved for students with no previous knowledge of Italian.

Faculty: Daniele Forlino
ITAL 1402Beginning Italian II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStresses acquisition of basic skills: speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Prerequisite: C- or better in ITAL 1401, a minimum qualifying score on the SMU Italian placement exam, or permission of area chair.

Faculty: Damiano Bonuomo
ITOM 2308Information Systems for ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BDiscusses computer technologies for the management of information resources in business. Covers spreadsheet analytical tools for data analysis, reporting, and forecasting. Also includes database design and implementation for data storage, retrieval, aggregation, and reporting as well as the creation of Web pages using HTML. Requires laptops equipped with the Windows operating system and Microsoft Office for use in class. Prerequisite: ITOM 2305 or one from the following: CSE 4340, EMIS 3340, STAT 2331, STAT 4340. Reserved for Cox majors and minors in business administration only.

Faculty: Allen Gwinn
ITOM 3306Operations ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces several common business analytics models and their applications in solving operational business problems. Topics include optimization (particularly linear programming), decision analysis, computer simulation, and project scheduling. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and 1312; ITOM 2308; MATH 1309 or 1337; and STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340; EMIS 3340; ITOM 2305; STAT 2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors and minors in business administration.

Faculty: Paul Ferguson
ITOM 3306Operations ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces several common business analytics models and their applications in solving operational business problems. Topics include optimization (particularly linear programming), decision analysis, computer simulation, and project scheduling. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and 1312; ITOM 2308; MATH 1309 or 1337; and STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340; EMIS 3340; ITOM 2305; STAT 2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors and minors in business administration.

Faculty: STAFF
ITOM 3306Operations ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces several common business analytics models and their applications in solving operational business problems. Topics include optimization (particularly linear programming), decision analysis, computer simulation, and project scheduling. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and 1312; ITOM 2308; MATH 1309 or 1337; and STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340; EMIS 3340; ITOM 2305; STAT 2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors and minors in business administration.

Faculty: STAFF
JOUR 2302Ethics of Convergent MediaTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExplores the ethical issues (e.g., free speech, privacy, and government regulation and censorship) that provide the foundation for all communication fields and have become more complex as media and industries have converged.

Faculty: Tony Pederson
JOUR 2304Basic Video & Audio ProductionTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneOffers practical training in the fundamentals of broadcast communication. Students learn the basic techniques, including field production and editing, and control room and studio editing. Includes lecture and lab. Prerequisite: JOUR 2103 or 2303.

Faculty: Michele Houston
JOUR 2312News ReportingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneRigorous foundation writing and reporting course needed to complete the major. Students gain fundamental skills (e.g., gathering, documenting, organizing, and writing news) that are essential to accurate, fair, clear, and concise journalism. Includes lecture and lab. Restricted to journalism majors and minors or fashion media majors and minors. Prerequisites: JOUR 2103 (or 2303) and 2302.

Faculty: Valerie Evans
JOUR 3501Film and Television Genres: Journalism on FilmTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines questions of genre pertinent to film and television by focusing on various generic forms and their history. Specific genres for consideration vary from term to term.

Faculty: David Sedman
JOUR 4360Women & Minorities in the MediaTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneExamines the impact and representation of women and minorities in the mass media from historical and critical perspectives. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. Restricted to fashion media and journalism majors and minors only.

Faculty: Karen Thomas
JOUR 4398Digital JournalismTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStudents explore the use of new communication technologies for multimedia storytelling; work with social media as a tool for newsgathering, community building, and the fostering of audience engagement; learn about Web metrics and search engine optimization techniques; and update and perfect their personal portfolio websites and social media presence. Prerequisites: JOUR 2103 (or 2303), 2302, 2304, 2312; junior or senior standing. Restricted to majors and minors.

Faculty: Michele Houston
JOUR 5303Topics: Journalism in Film and Popular TVTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyProvides a study and discussion setting for an issue or topic of current interest in the journalism profession. Offered on an irregular basis, depending on the significance and timeliness of the topics to be studied.

Faculty: David Sedman
LATN 1401Beginning Latin I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStructures of the Latin language: vocabulary, grammar, and syntax. Also, introduction to Roman history and culture, and simple readings from Latin authors.

Faculty: Justin Germain
LATN 1402Beginning Latin II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStructures of the Latin language: vocabulary, grammar, and syntax. Also, introduction to Roman history and culture, and simple readings from Latin authors.

Faculty: Justin Germain
MATH 1309Calculus for Business and Social ScienceTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDerivatives and integrals of algebraic, logarithmic, and exponential functions with applications to the time value of money, curve sketching, maximum-minimum problems, and computation of areas. Applications to business and economics. (Natural science and engineering students must take MATH 1337. Credit not allowed for both MATH 1309 and 1337.) Prerequisite: Placement out of MATH 1303 or a C- or higher in MATH 1303.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 1309Calculus for Business and Social ScienceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDerivatives and integrals of algebraic, logarithmic, and exponential functions with applications to the time value of money, curve sketching, maximum-minimum problems, and computation of areas. Applications to business and economics. (Natural science and engineering students must take MATH 1337. Credit not allowed for both MATH 1309 and 1337.) Prerequisite: Placement out of MATH 1303 or a C- or higher in MATH 1303.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 1337Calculus ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDifferential and integral calculus for algebraic, trigonometric functions, and other transcendental functions, with applications to curve sketching, velocity, maximum-minimum problems, area and volume. (Credit not allowed for both MATH 1309 and 1337.) Prerequisite: Placement out of MATH 1304 or a C- or higher in MATH 1304.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 1337Calculus ITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDifferential and integral calculus for algebraic, trigonometric functions, and other transcendental functions, with applications to curve sketching, velocity, maximum-minimum problems, area and volume. (Credit not allowed for both MATH 1309 and 1337.) Prerequisite: Placement out of MATH 1304 or a C- or higher in MATH 1304.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 1338Calculus IITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneA continuation of MATH 1337 through differential and integral calculus, areas, techniques of integration, improper integrals, and infinite sequences and series, including Taylor series. Prerequisite: C- or higher in MATH 1337 (or MATH 1309 and departmental permission).

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 1338Calculus IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyA continuation of MATH 1337 through differential and integral calculus, areas, techniques of integration, improper integrals, and infinite sequences and series, including Taylor series. Prerequisite: C- or higher in MATH 1337 (or MATH 1309 and departmental permission).

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 3302Calculus IIITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyPartial differentiation, multiple integrals, parametrization, line and surface integrals. Vector Calculus, including vector fields, divergence, curl, and the divergence and Stokes’ theorems. Prerequisites: C– or higher in MATH 1338 or MATH 1340.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 3304Introduction to Linear AlgebraTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyMatrices and linear equations, Gaussian elimination, determinants, rank, geometrical notions, eigenvalue problems, coordinate transformations, norms, inner products, orthogonal projections, and Gram–Schmidt and least squares. Includes computational exercises related to these topics. Prerequisites: C– or higher in MATH 1338 or MATH 1340.

Faculty: STAFF
MATH 3313Differential EquationsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFirst– and second–order linear equations, including applications to physical and biological sciences. Solution methods including integrating factors, undetermined coefficients, variation of parameters, and Laplace transforms. Computational methods and exercises. Prerequisites: C– or higher in MATH 1338 or MATH 1340.

Faculty: STAFF
ME 2131Thermodynamics LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyBasic thermal–property and power–device measurements to complement lecture material of ME 2331. Corequisite: ME 2331.

Faculty: Sheila Williams
ME 2142Fluid Mechanics LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExperiments in fluid friction, pumps, boundary layers, and other flow devices to complement lecture material of ME 2342. Corequisite: ME 2342.

Faculty: Sheila Williams
ME 2310StaticsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneEquilibrium of force systems, computations of reactions and internal forces, and determinations of centroids and moments of inertia. Also, introduction to vector mechanics. Prerequisite: MATH 1337. Prerequisite or corequisite: PHYS 1303.

Faculty: Yildirim Hurmuzlu
ME 2320DynamicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduction to kinematics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies. Also, Newton’s laws, kinetic and potential energy, linear and angular momentum, work, impulse, and inertia properties. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE 2310/ME 2310.

Faculty: Yildirim Hurmuzlu
ME 2331ThermodynamicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyThe first and second laws of thermodynamics and thermodynamic properties of ideal gases, pure substances, and gaseous mixtures are applied to power production and refrigeration cycles. Prerequisites: MATH 1338 or MATH 1340, and a C or better in ME 2310/CEE 2310. Corequisite: ME 2131.

Faculty: Sheila Williams
ME 2340Mechanics of Deformable BodiesTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayIntroduction to analysis of deformable bodies, including stress, strain, stress–strain relations, torsion, beam bending and shearing stresses, stress transformations, beam deflections, statically indeterminate problems, energy methods, and column buckling. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE/ME 2310. Corequisite: ME/CEE 2140.

Faculty: Mehrdad Aghagholizadeh
ME 2340Mechanics of Deformable BodiesTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyIntroduction to analysis of deformable bodies, including stress, strain, stress–strain relations, torsion, beam bending and shearing stresses, stress transformations, beam deflections, statically indeterminate problems, energy methods, and column buckling. Prerequisite: C or better in CEE/ME 2310. Corequisite: ME/CEE 2140.

Faculty: Xin-Lin Gao
ME 2342Fluid MechanicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFluid statics, fluid control volume, and applications; irrotational flow; Bernoulli’s and Euler’s equations; similitude and dimensional analysis; differential analysis of fluid flow; incompressible viscous flow; and boundary layer theory. Prerequisites: MATH 3302, ME 2320 and C or better in ME 2331. Corequisites: ME 2142 and MATH 3313.

Faculty: Sheila Williams
ME 3332Heat and Mass TransferTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFundamental principles of heat transmission by conduction, convection, and radiation; mass transfer; and application of these principles to the solution of engineering problems. Prerequisite: ME 2342. Corequisite: ME 3132.

Faculty: Jose Lage
ME 3350Structural AnalysisTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayEmphasis on the classical methods of analysis of statically determinate and indeterminate structural systems. Also, computation of reactions, shears, moments, and deflections of beams, trusses, and frames. Students use computers as an analytical tool. Prerequisites: ME 2140/CEE 2140, C or better in ME 2340/CEE 2340.

Faculty: Brett Story
ME 5362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
ME 5362Engineering Anlys With Num MethTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
ME 5374Advanced CAD/CAETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFocuses on advanced modeling techniques, structural analysis and optimization, kinematical and dynamical analysis, mechanism design and virtual prototyping, and thermal analysis and flow simulation. Emphasis on hands-on use of state-of-the-art CAD/CAE systems. Prerequisite: ME 2372 or consent of instructor, 30 credit hours in ME, and senior standing.

Faculty: Edmond Richer
ME 5391Special Projects -- Introduction to Nuclear Power SystemsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneForthcoming.

Faculty: Jose Lage
ME 7362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
ME 7362Engineering Analysis with Numerical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneApplications of numerical and approximate methods in solving a variety of engineering problems. Examples include equilibrium, buckling, vibration, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and other engineering applications. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Faculty: Usama El Shamy
MKTG 3310Marketing ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BSurvey of concepts, practices, and problems surrounding financial markets, securities, and decision-making. Includes time value of money, market efficiency, evaluation of securities, and capital budgeting. Required for the minor in business. Students may not receive credit for this course and FINA 3320. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: Charles Besio
MKTG 3340Fundamentals of MarketingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyExamines the nature of marketing decisions; the environment in which these decisions are made; and the relationship of these decisions to the firm, business, and society. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301, ECO 1311 and 1312, MATH 1309 or 1337, and STAT 2301 or one from the following: CSE 4340, EMIS 3340, ITOM 2305, STAT 2331, STAT 4340. Reserved for Cox majors, minors in business administration, or management science majors. Students may not receive credit for both MKTG 3340 and ADV 1341.

Faculty: Charles Besio
MNO 3310Management ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayProvides a broad survey of key issues, theories, and practices that underpin how organizations function, evolve, and perform. Topics include motivation, job design, organizational theory, leadership, organizational culture, competitive strategy, and competitive advantage. Required for the minor in business. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: Pam Van Dyke
MNO 3310Management ConceptsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AProvides a broad survey of key issues, theories, and practices that underpin how organizations function, evolve, and perform. Topics include motivation, job design, organizational theory, leadership, organizational culture, competitive strategy, and competitive advantage. Required for the minor in business. Cox majors and minors in business administration will not receive credit for this course and may not enroll in it.

Faculty: David Lei
MNO 3370ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops skills in managerial behavior that facilitate high performance and satisfaction as well as continued self-development for all organization members. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and ECO 1312; MATH 1309 or MATH 1337; and one from the following: CSE 4340, EMIS 3340, ITOM 2305, STAT 2331, STAT 4340. Reserved for Cox majors, minors in business administration, and management science majors.

Faculty: STAFF
MNO 3370Managing and OrganizationsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June ADevelops skills in managerial behavior that facilitate high performance and satisfaction as well as continued self-development for all organization members. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301; ECO 1311 and ECO 1312; MATH 1309 or MATH 1337; and one from the following: CSE 4340, EMIS 3340, ITOM 2305, STAT 2331, STAT 4340. Reserved for Cox majors, minors in business administration, and management science majors.

Faculty: Pam Van Dyke
MUHI 4302Seminar in Music HistoryTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayProvides advance investigation into a variety of topics in music history, including music aesthetics, the works of a specific composer or compositional school, music within the context of a sp

Faculty: Peter Kupfer
MUTY 5342Medical Music Therapy and Spiritual CareTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BForthcoming.

Faculty: Daniel Tague
PHIL 1305Introduction to PhilosophyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA general introduction to the central questions of philosophy. We will discuss topics from such areas as the theory of knowledge, philosophy of religion, metaphysics, philosophy of mind, ethics, and political philosophy. Typical questions might include: Can we know the world outside our minds? Is it rational to believe in a God who allows evil to exist? Do the laws of physics allow for human freedom? Is morality more than a matter of opinion? Can there be unequal wealth in a just society? Readings will include classical authors such as Plato, Descartes, Locke, Hume, and Mill, as well as contemporary philosophers. The focus of the course will be on arguments for and against proposed solutions to key problems of philosophy.

Faculty: Matthew Lockard
PHIL 1317Business EthicsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayExamines the moral dimensions of actions and practices in the business world. Students explore ethical theories and standards of evaluation for actions and practices generally, and discuss how these theories and standards apply to a variety of issues in business. Topics vary, but the following are representative: advertising, capitalism vs. socialism, corporate culture, product quality and safety, the responsibilities of corporations to the societies that sustain them, the use of animals in product testing, and working conditions and compensation.

Faculty: Kenneth Daley
PHIL 1318Contemporary Moral ProblemsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn introduction to philosophical ethics focusing on questions in applied ethics. Students begin by exploring ethical theories and philosophical methods. The majority of the course is devoted to applying those theories and methods to some of the most controversial and pressing issues confronting contemporary society. Topics vary, but the following are representative: abortion, animal rights, affirmative action, capital punishment, economic justice, euthanasia, sexuality, war and terrorism, and world hunger. Class discussion is an important component of the course, as is reading and (in some sections) writing argumentative essays about these issues.

Faculty: Jennifer Matey
PHIL 1319Technology, Society and ValueTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAdvances in technology are raising many ethical issues that require serious considerations. We will discuss issues surrounding such technologies and how they affect the views of warfare, privacy, human enhancement, and artificial intelligence.

Faculty: Robert Howell
PHIL 1319Technology, Society and ValueTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyAdvances in technology are raising many ethical issues that require serious considerations. We will discuss issues surrounding such technologies and how they affect the views of warfare, privacy, human enhancement, and artificial intelligence.

Faculty: Ken Daley
PHIL 3315Philosophy of MindTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyA systematic treatment of the nature of consciousness, self, and person. Counts towards the cognitive science or neuroscience minor.

Faculty: Justin Fisher
PHIL 3351Ancient PhilosophyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneA study of the major philosophers from Thales to Plotinus, including Plato and Aristotle.

Faculty: Eric Barnes
PHYS 1105Mechanics LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneTaken with PHYS 1303, PHYS 1307 if 8 hours of credit, including laboratory, are needed.

Faculty: Richard Guarino
PHYS 1105Mechanics LaboratoryTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneTaken with PHYS 1303, PHYS 1307 if 8 hours of credit, including laboratory, are needed.

Faculty: Richard Guarino
PHYS 1106Electricity and Magnetism LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyTaken with PHYS 1304, PHYS 1308 if 8 hours of credit, including laboratory, are needed. Prerequisite: PHYS 1105 or self-test.

Faculty: Richard Guarino
PHYS 1106Electricity and Magnetism LabTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyTaken with PHYS 1304, PHYS 1308 if 8 hours of credit, including laboratory, are needed. Prerequisite: PHYS 1105 or self-test.

Faculty: Richard Guarino
PHYS 1301The Ideas of Modern PhysicsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayPresents cosmology, relativity, quantum mechanics, and particle physics in an essentially descriptive, nonmathematical framework accessible to all SMU students.

Faculty: Simon Dalley
PHYS 1303Introductory MechanicsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFor science and engineering majors. Covers vector kinematics, Newtonian mechanics, gravitation, rotational motion, special relativity, and structure of matter. Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 1337.

Faculty: Randall Scalise
PHYS 1304Introduction to Electricity and MagnetismTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayFor science and engineering majors. Covers electricity, magnetism, electromagnetic radiation, and special relativity. Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 1338.

Faculty: Durdana Balakishiyeva
PHYS 1304Introduction to Electricity and MagnetismTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFor science and engineering majors. Covers electricity, magnetism, electromagnetic radiation, and special relativity. Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 1338.

Faculty: Durdana Balakishiyeva
PHYS 1307General Physics ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFor life sciences majors. Covers vector kinematics, Newtonian mechanics, gravitation, rotational motion, vibrations, waves, and fluids. Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 1337.

Faculty: Simon Dalley
PHYS 1308General Physics IITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFor life science majors. Covers electricity, magnetism, electromagnetic radiation, geometrical and physical optics. Students who require a one-credit laboratory with this course must register separately for PHYS 1106. Prerequisites: PHYS 1303 or PHYS 1307, MATH 1337 or MATH 1340.

Faculty: Durdana Balakishiyeva
PLSC 3342Making Democracy WorkTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAims to answer the fundamental question of why democracy thrives in some nations while in others it struggles, and in many more it has not yet taken root.

Faculty: Luigi Manzetti
PLSC 3345Politics and Government of the Middle EastTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA survey of modern Middle East governments and politics, including historical, ideological, economic, and social influences on their domestic and foreign policies. Also, analysis of emerging political forms, with some emphasis on modernization problems.

Faculty: LaiYee Leong
PRW 1101Concepts of WellnessTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThe course introduces students to the University and explores three sets of issues: 1) the role of personal responsibility in coping with college and life's other transitional periods; 2) challenges and opportunities such as managing time and stress, benefiting from diversity and autonomy, dealing with pitfalls related to alcohol and drugs, and exploring resources and activities on campus; and 3) personal finance decisions while at SMU and later in life, including managing money, using credit cards, and making major purchases. Also, introduces the e-portfolio that students use to record and reflect upon their activities. Grading is on a pass/fail basis. (Fall term restricted to first-year standing only).

Faculty: Donna Gober
PRW 1101Concepts of WellnessTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AThe course introduces students to the University and explores three sets of issues: 1) the role of personal responsibility in coping with college and life's other transitional periods; 2) challenges and opportunities such as managing time and stress, benefiting from diversity and autonomy, dealing with pitfalls related to alcohol and drugs, and exploring resources and activities on campus; and 3) personal finance decisions while at SMU and later in life, including managing money, using credit cards, and making major purchases. Also, introduces the e-portfolio that students use to record and reflect upon their activities. Grading is on a pass/fail basis. (Fall term restricted to first-year standing only).

Faculty: Mikos Smith
PRW 2110PRW 2: Individual FitnessTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStudents develop a personal exercise program, and they test and evaluate their own strengths and weaknesses in terms of health and fitness. Accommodates all levels of fitness. Activities aim to improve cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility.

Faculty: STAFF
PRW 2112PRW 2: Walking / Urban FitnessTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayWalking long distances during class, and diet and nutrition information. Includes selected activities designed to target health-related fitness.

Faculty: Brian Fennig
PRW 2130PRW 2: Power YogaTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFocuses on three main areas of yoga practice: deep breathing, exercise (postures), and meditation. Includes selected activities designed to target health-related fitness.

Faculty: Gober Donna
PSYC 1300Introduction to PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneBroad introduction to psychology as a behavioral science with special emphasis on cognition, development, learning, social, personality, physiological, and clinical psychology (psychopathology and psychotherapy).

Faculty: Michael Lindsey
PSYC 1300Introduction to PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyBroad introduction to psychology as a behavioral science with special emphasis on cognition, development, learning, social, personality, physiological, and clinical psychology (psychopathology and psychotherapy).

Faculty: Michael Lindsey
PSYC 2332Developmental PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA survey of the processes and variables that influence the development of the fetus, infant, child, and adolescent. Emphasis is on theories and research in such areas as perceptual, cognitive, language, social/emotional, and moral development.

Faculty: Chrystyna Kouros
PSYC 2351Abnormal PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA study of the theories, causes, assessment, and treatment of abnormal behavior, including depression, anxiety, psychosis, personality disorders, and other forms of psychopathology in adults. There is an examination of the continuum of normal and abnormal behavior, with consideration of historical and cultural perspectives, ethical concerns, and research methodologies in understanding psychological disorders.

Faculty: Mary O'Boyle
PSYC 2362Psychology and the Challenges of LifeTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AForthcoming.

Faculty: Priscilla Lui
PSYC 3341Social PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAddresses the question of how an individual’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by his/her social environment; includes topics such as attitude change, conformity, attraction, aggression, and small-group behavior.

Faculty: Christopher Logan
PSYC 3364Forensic PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneExamination of the interface between psychology and the legal system, focusing in particular on the role of mental health experts in criminal trials and civil disputes. Prerequisites: PSYC 1300 and one additional psychology course, or instructor approval.

Faculty: Jill Johansson-Love
PSYC 3366Positive PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayThis advanced Psychology course will introduce you to the Positive Psychology movement which is an area of emphasis in many subfields of psychology. The focus of positive psychology is on strength rather than weakness, flourishing rather than struggling. We will address research in many areas of psychology but the focus will primarily be on positive perspectives within social psychology.

Faculty: Chris Logan
PSYC 3370Personality PsychologyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyAn examination of theories and research that address the underlying bases of personality and the causes of individual differences. Emphasis is on the normal personality, but the causes of abnormal personality development are also considered.

Faculty: Michael Lindsey
PSYC 4363Conflict ResolutionTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July ACovers research and theory in the psychology of interpersonal conflict, as well as mechanisms for resolving, managing, or avoiding conflict. Emphasized domains are alternative dispute resolution, close relationships, and workplace and international conflict.

Faculty: Chris Logan
PSYC 4376Psychology of ReligionTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces the major issues, theories, and empirical approaches to the psychology of religion. Topics covered include the role that religion plays in the beliefs, motivations, emotions, and behavior of individuals.

Faculty: Michael Lindsey
RELI 1303Introduction to Asian ReligionsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn introductory historical overview of select religious traditions of Asia. The course explores developments in religious and cultural trends expressed in South Asia and East Asia in traditions such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Taoism, and/or Shintoism.

Faculty: Steven Lindquist
RELI 3319Old TestamentTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introduction to the Old Testament and to the religion and history of ancient Israel. Special emphasis is given to the ancient Near Eastern roots of biblical religion and to the modern interpretation of biblical myth, epic, and prophecy.

Faculty: Serge Frolov
RELI 3321Religion and the HolocaustTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneA study of responses to the Holocaust by Jews and Christians. Includes an overview of the history of the Holocaust as it affected the Jewish communities of Central and Eastern Europe. Students read personal memoirs of survivors of ghettos, concentration camps, and Nazi Germany. Postwar responses include questions of faith after the Holocaust, Christian responsibility for modern anti-Semitism, the impact of the Holocaust on the creation of the State of Israel and Middle East politics today, and postwar relations between Jews and Germans.

Faculty: Serge Frolov
SOCI 3301Health, Healing & EthicsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayA cross-cultural exploration of cultures and organization of medical systems, economic development and the global exportation of biomedicine, and ethical dilemmas associated with medical technologies and global disparities in health.

Faculty: Carolyn Smith-Morris
SOCI 3312Database Methods and AnalysisTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFocuses on data analysis of existing data commonly used for economic and social scientific purposes (e.g., U.S. Census, General Social Survey, World Bank) and the construction of new data from multiple sources. Reviews basic quantitative research methodology, descriptive and inferential statistics, data reduction and management techniques, and the interpretation of statistics in applied social research. Students become adept at using multiple database programs (e.g., Excel, SPSS, SAS). This is the second course in the research methods sequence. Prerequisite: C- or better in SOCI 3311.

Faculty: Leslie DeArman
SOCI 3340Global SocietyTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneProvides students with a sociological orientation to the evolving interconnectedness among societies, nation-states, cultures, economies, and individuals around the globe.

Faculty: Nancy Campbell
SOCI 3355Sport and SocietyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyAs athlete or spectator, sport IS more than just a game—it is a microcosm of our society. Course provides a foundation in sociological ways of thinking about sports. Recommended prerequisites (any of the following): SOCI 3311, PSYC 3301, SOCI 3330, APSM 4310, SOCI 3371, SOCI 3305.

Faculty: Debra Branch
SPAN 1401Beginning Spanish I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAONLINE. Special Dates: May 14 - June 15MayDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. Prerequisite: An approved placement exam score or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Lourdes Molina
SPAN 1401Beginning Spanish I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. Prerequisite: An approved placement exam score or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Rachel Hall
SPAN 1401Beginning Spanish I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. Prerequisite: An approved placement exam score or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Donna Binkowski
SPAN 1402Beginning Spanish II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAONLINE. Special Dates: May 14 - June 15MayDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. A student may not receive credit for both SPAN 1402 and SPAN 1502. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1401, an approved placement exam score, or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Joy Saunders
SPAN 1402Beginning Spanish IITBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. A student may not receive credit for both SPAN 1402 and SPAN 1502. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1401, an approved placement exam score, or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Talia Weltman-Cisneros
SPAN 1402Beginning Spanish II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. A student may not receive credit for both SPAN 1402 and SPAN 1502. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1401, an approved placement exam score, or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Allison Larkin
SPAN 1402Beginning Spanish II ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyDevelops insight into the interconnectedness of the fundamentals of language and their application to communication. Provides rudimentary linguistic skills (vocabulary and grammar) and an acquaintance with the Spanish-speaking world – tools that allow further study of Hispanic cultures. Focuses on the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Reserved for students who have no previous Spanish experience or who have 2 years or less of Spanish. A student may not receive credit for both SPAN 1402 and SPAN 1502. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1401, an approved placement exam score, or approval of WLL adviser.

Faculty: Allison Larkin
SPAN 2310Intermediate Applied Spanish for Healthcare ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFocuses on development of oral and written expression and cultural competency in healthcare contexts. For students comfortable using Spanish in all timeframes who need to improve fluency and expand vocabulary. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 2401 or equivalent.

Faculty: Ana Melgarejo Acosta
SPAN 2401Intermediate Spanish ITBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFor students who are relatively comfortable expressing their personal needs and describing their immediate environment in Spanish. Moves students toward fluency through significant vocabulary expansion and mastery of advanced verbal and sentence structure. To varying degrees, attention is devoted to cultural competence and to the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1402 or equivalent.

Faculty: Sarah Bogard
SPAN 2401Intermediate Spanish I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneFor students who are relatively comfortable expressing their personal needs and describing their immediate environment in Spanish. Moves students toward fluency through significant vocabulary expansion and mastery of advanced verbal and sentence structure. To varying degrees, attention is devoted to cultural competence and to the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1402 or equivalent.

Faculty: Susana Fernandez-Solera
SPAN 2401Intermediate Spanish I ONLINETBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFor students who are relatively comfortable expressing their personal needs and describing their immediate environment in Spanish. Moves students toward fluency through significant vocabulary expansion and mastery of advanced verbal and sentence structure. To varying degrees, attention is devoted to cultural competence and to the four linguistic skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing). Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 1402 or equivalent.

Faculty: Susana Fernandez-Solera
SPAN 3355Advanced Spanish ConversationTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn advanced course for majors and nonmajors intended to increase active command of the language. Prerequisite: C- or better in SPAN 2302 or SPAN 2312. Not for heritage or native speakers of Spanish.

Faculty: Ruben Sanchez-Godoy
STAT 2331Introduction to Statistical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn introduction to statistics for behavioral, biological, and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics, including hypothesis testing and contingency tables.

Faculty: Stephen Robertson
STAT 2331Introduction Statistical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introduction to statistics for behavioral, biological, and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics, including hypothesis testing and contingency tables.

Faculty: STAFF
STAT 2331Introduction to Statistical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 15June AAn introduction to statistics for behavioral, biological, and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics, including hypothesis testing and contingency tables.

Faculty: Charles South
STAT 2331Introduction Statistical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyAn introduction to statistics for behavioral, biological, and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics, including hypothesis testing and contingency tables.

Faculty: STAFF
STAT 2331Introduction to Statistical MethodsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AAn introduction to statistics for behavioral, biological, and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics, including hypothesis testing and contingency tables.

Faculty: Mahesh Fernando
STAT 3300Applied StatisticsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayEmphasizes the analysis of data using state-of-the art statistical methods and specialized statistical software. Case studies form a major component of the course requirements. Prerequisite: STAT 2301, STAT 2331, or ITOM 2305.

Faculty: Charles South
STAT 3300Applied StatisticsTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - July 20July AEmphasizes the analysis of data using state-of-the art statistical methods and specialized statistical software. Case studies form a major component of the course requirements. Prerequisite: STAT 2301, STAT 2331, or ITOM 2305.

Faculty: Charles South
STAT 3304Introduction to Statistical ComputingTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayIntended for undergraduate statistics majors and minors, and students from other disciplines who are interested in statistical computing. R and SAS, two widely used statistical languages for research and industry, are used throughout the course. Enables students to do essential computations and statistical analysis with commonly used statistical software. Prerequisite: STAT 2301, STAT 2331 or equivalent.

Faculty: Mahesh Fernando
STAT 3304Introduction to Statistical ComputingTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 21 - August 4July BIntended for undergraduate statistics majors and minors, and students from other disciplines who are interested in statistical computing. R and SAS, two widely used statistical languages for research and industry, are used throughout the course. Enables students to do essential computations and statistical analysis with commonly used statistical software. Prerequisite: STAT 2301, STAT 2331 or equivalent.

Faculty: Mahesh Fernando
STAT 4340Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Applied ScientistsTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayBasic concepts of probability and statistics useful in the solution of engineering and applied science problems. Covers probability, probability distributions, data analysis, sampling distributions, estimation, and simple tests of hypothesis. Prerequisites: MATH 1337, MATH 1338.

Faculty: Ian Harris
STRA 5370Strategic ManagementTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAnalyzes the processes of building competitive advantage and strategy execution in single- and multi-business firms, with emphasis on industry evolution, the boundaries of the firm, and global competition. Prerequisites: ACCT 2301 and 2302; FINA 3320; MKTG 3340 and/or ADV 3362; MNO 3370; ITOM 3306; and ITOM 2305 or one from the following: CSE 4340, EMIS 3340, STAT 2301/2331, 4340. Reserved for Cox majors.

Faculty: David Lei
THEA 2309Theatre Movement for Non-MajorsTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStudents develop beginning skills as an acrobat, a stage fighter, an imaginative physical improviser, and a deviser of physical stories and storytelling. This hands-on course helps the student find a process that can be used to create character or to broach any movement or physical challenge presented by a role for the stage, in a public-speaking situation, or in any part of life. Designed for nonmajors.

Faculty: Sara Romersberger
THEA 2311The Art of ActingTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneBasic work in acting, voice, and movement for the nonmajor. Relaxation, concentration, imagination, and the actor's exploration and use of the social world.

Faculty: Sara Romersberger
THEA 2321Spectacle of PerformanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneStudents learn to deconstruct spectacle and to analyze its influence upon themselves and society. Offers the opportunity to go backstage to experience firsthand how effects are achieved. Students are required to attend performances in a wide range of live venues and discuss what they observe, enabling them to view performance on a critical level. For majors and nonmajors.

Faculty: Stephen Woods
THEA 2321Spectacle of PerformanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStudents learn to deconstruct spectacle and to analyze its influence upon themselves and society. Offers the opportunity to go backstage to experience firsthand how effects are achieved. Students are required to attend performances in a wide range of live venues and discuss what they observe, enabling them to view performance on a critical level. For majors and nonmajors.

Faculty: Stephen Woods
THEA 2321Spectacle of PerformanceTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyStudents learn to deconstruct spectacle and to analyze its influence upon themselves and society. Offers the opportunity to go backstage to experience firsthand how effects are achieved. Students are required to attend performances in a wide range of live venues and discuss what they observe, enabling them to view performance on a critical level. For majors and nonmajors.

Faculty: Stephen Woods
VOIC 4118Vocal CoachingTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayVocal coaching (for voice majors only) course numbers are VOIC 3015, VOIC 3116, VOIC 4017, VOIC 4118. The instructor coaches the singer on diction and interpretation of art song and aria.

Faculty: James Richman
WGST 2322Gender: Images and PerspectivesTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn interdisciplinary examination of the ways femininity and masculinity have been represented in the past and present, with attention to what is constant and what changes.

Faculty: Katharine Boswell
WGST 2322Gender: Images and PerspectivesTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn interdisciplinary examination of the ways femininity and masculinity have been represented in the past and present, with attention to what is constant and what changes.

Faculty: Katharine Boswell
WGST 3380Human SexualityTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneThis course explores the biosocial aspects of human sexuality and sex behaviors. A multidisciplinary and cross-cultural perspective will be used to address a wide range of theoretical and pragmatic sexual issues.

Faculty: Josephine Ryan
WL 3330North African CinemaTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneAn introduction to the cinemas of Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Chad, and Mali. The course explores the themes of migration, occupation, and independence in both individual and national terms.

Faculty: Dayna Oscherwitz
WL 3373The Short Story in Latin AmericaTBAUC 2016: TBAJune 1 - June 30JuneIntroduces important writers from countries including Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Chile, and Puerto Rico, as well as U.S. Latino/a writers. Examines how these different authors articulate their perspectives about cultural, social, and political dynamics through short stories. Students may only take WL 3373 or SPAN 5338.

Faculty: Maria del Pilar Melgarejo
WL 3382Texas-Mexico Borderlands: A social, political, cultural and economic storyTBAUC 2016: TBAJuly 6 - August 4JulyFocuses on the relationship between Mexico and the US, and US-Mexico borderlands as historical, political, and cultural space. Special focus on Mexico and Texas.

Faculty: Elizabeth Russ
WL 3341The Failure of Humanity in RwandaTBAUC 2016: TBAMay 14 - May 29MayAn introduction to the 1994 Rwanda genocide that seeks to understand not only its origins but also its sociological, ethical, and human rights implications.

Faculty: Herve Tchumkam