Sep 19, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin

2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


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WHAT’S NEW FOR 2021-2022:

IMPORTANT NOTES:

NEW PROGRAMS:

  • CAS / Department of Biology - Concentration in Integrative Biology (142E)
  • CAS / Department of Chemistry and Fermentation Sciences - Minor in Fermentations Science (118)
  • CAS / Department of Interdisciplinary Studies - Minor in Documentary Studies (914)
  • CAS / Department of Interdisciplinary Studies - Minor in Creative Engagement and Social Change (918)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Concentration in Physics (270D)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Concentration in Astronomy (270E)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Concentration in Automation and Instrumentation (270F)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Concentration in Interdisciplinary Science (270G)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Minor in Medical Physics (919)
  • CAS / Department of Physics and Astronomy - Minor in Physics (for Secondary Education Majors) (273)
  • CAS / Department of Sociology - Concentration in Power and Social Change (284P)
  • CAS / Department of Sociology - Concentration in Criminology (284R)
  • COB / Department of Computer Information Systems - Concentration in General Computer Information Systems (310B)
  • COB / Department of Computer Information Systems - Concentration in Cybersecurity (310C)

NEW COURSES:

  • U S 2002 - POWER READING

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

  • BIO 3330 - LOCAL FLORA 
  • FRE 4511 - SENIOR HONORS THESIS
  • GES 2750 - CAREERS IN EARTH & ENV. SCI.
  • GES 2751 - GEOLOGY FIELD METHODS
  • GES 2752 - ENVIRON. SCIENCE FIELD METHODS
  • GHY 3005 - GLOBAL HEALTH AND DISEASES
  • GHY 3230 - POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY & SOCIETY
  • HIS 3632 - METHO SECOND HISTORY / SS EDUC
  • IDS 3211 - DOCUMENTARY STUDIES SEMINAR
  • P S 3560 - AMERICAN POLITICS AND GENDER
  • P S 3570 - POLITICS AND FILM
  • P S 3580 - FEMINIST POLITICAL THEORY
  • PHY 2220 - PHYSICS OF FOOD AND COOKING
  • PLN 3040 - WHAT IS COMMUNITY?
  • REL 3745 - RELIG STUDIES IN DIGITAL AGE
  • RSN 1030 - ACCELERATED BEGINNING RUSSIAN
  • SNH 3021 - SPANIS HEALTH & SOCIAL SERV II
  • SNH 3065 - US HISPANIC PRESENCE
  • SNH 4511 - SENIOR HONORS THESIS
  • SOC 2600 - MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY
  • SOC 3650 - POLITICAL SOCIOLOGY
  • SOC 4055 - HEALTH INEQUALITIES
 
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
  • CHS 1000 - EXPLORING HEALTH SCIENCES
  • R M 4510 - RECREATION MGMT HONORS THESIS
 
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
  • ACC 3585 - ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL TAXATN
 
COLLEGE OF FINE AND APPLIED ARTS
  • COM 3015 - ADVERTISING GRAPHICS
  • COM 3245 - INTRO TO PROMOTIONAL VIDEO
  • COM 3428 - ADVERTISING RESEARCH
  • COM 3430 - PROFESSIONAL ETHICS IN ADVERTI
  • COM 3830 - ADVANCED CREATIVE ADVERTISING
  • COM 3860 - CLIENT DEVELOPMENT & SERVICES
  • COM 3936 - CONSUMER INSIGHTS
  • IND 1201 - DESIGN DRAWING I
  • IND 1401 - PRODUCT DESIGN
  • IND 2010 - CADD II: FREE MODELING
  • IND 2701 - INDUSTRIAL DESIGN STUDIO
  • IND 3010 - CADD III: PARAMETRIC MODELING
  • IND 3301 - RAPID PROTOTYPING
  • THR 3645 - STAGE COMBAT
  • THR 3901 - THEATRE ED TEACHING PRACTICUM
  • THR 4820 - ADVANCED THEATRE SEMINAR
 
COLLEGE OF MUSIC
  • MUS 2025 - HEAVY METAL CULTURE

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

  • C I 3401 - TEACHING LIFE & ENV IN ELE SCH
  • C I 3402 - CHILDREN AS CITIZENS: BUILD CL
  • C I 3404 - INVEST CRITCAL LIT MULT GENRES
  • EDU 2000 - INTRO TO LEARNERS, TEACH & SCH
  • EDU 2100 - FOUND OF EDUCATIONAL EQUALITY
  • EDU 3000 - DIVERSE LEARNERS: TEACH & LEAR
  • EDU 3100 - ASSESSMENT FOR LEARNING
  • EDU 4900 - STUDENT TEACHING
  • HPC 3100 - ETHICAL LEADERSHIP
  • HPC 3200 - LEADERSHIP FOR SOCIAL CHANGE