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Courses Approved by Academic Affairs in the

2016-2017 Academic Year

 

The following is a summary of new courses and/or existing course changes approved by the Committee on Academic Affairs during the 2016-2017 academic year.  Course descriptions for these courses will be available in PeopleSoft one week after date of approval.

 

 

 

Approval Date

 

Course

 

Title

 

Notes

 

Instructor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10/12/2016

AMST 221

Immigrant Arts: Introduction to Asian American Cultures

 

Mukherji

 

 

 

02/13/2017

AMST 222

American Empire

 

S. Ani Mukherji

 

02/13/2017

AMST 331

Harlem Goes Global

 

S. Ani Mukherji

 

04/01/2017

ARCH 412

Social Construction of Space

 

Kirin Makker

 

04/01/2017

ARCS 405

Senior Seminar: Portfolio

 

Kirin Makker

 

10/05/2016

ARTH 380

Art of Pilgrimage Roads

 

Michael Tinkler

 

10/12/2016

ASN 120

Making of the Samurai

 

Lisa Yoshikawa

 

09/21/2016

AUST 221

Food, Culture, and the Land in Australia

 

Nicole Theodosiou

 

10/05/2016

BIDS 390

The Video Essay

 

Leah Shafer

 

02/13/2017

BIOL 356

Ornithology

 

Mark Deutschlander

 

04/24/2017

CHEM 308

Chemistry of Art

 

Walter Bowyer

 

10/05/2016

ECON 120

Introduction to Economics

 

Various

 

10/05/2016

ECON 219

Behavioral Finance

 

Warren Hamilton

 

05/08/2017

ECON 325

Economics of Inequality and Distribution

 

Greenstein

 

10/12/2016

ECON 334

Political Economy of Corruption

 

Feisal Khan

 

02/20/2017

EDUC 351

Teaching with Citizen Science

 

Jim MaKinster

 

11/16/2016

ENG 213

Environmental Literature

 

Creadick, Ivanchikova, Cowles

 

04/10/2017

ENG 458

The American 1850ís

 

Alex Black

 

11/09/2016

ENV 207

Environmental Statistics

 

Nan Arens/Kristen Brubaker

 

10/05/2016

ENV 315

Eating Killing Loving: Our Lives with Animals

 

Elizabeth Johnson

 

10/05/2016

FSCT 202

Canít Buy Me Love

 

Camille Barbagallo

 

02/22/2017

FSEM 004

Pin-Ups. Princesses and Femme Fatales

 

E. Belanger

 

04/10/17

FSEM 011

Britpop

 

Rob Carson

 

03/30/2017

FSEM 027

The Art of the Hoax

 

Christine Chin

 

03/30/2017

FSEM 030

The Origins of Music

 

Charity Lofthouse

 

03/30/2017

FSEM 048

Performing America

 

Alex Black

 

03/30/2017

FSEM 054

Cultures in Conflict

 

C. Lemelin

 

02/27/2017

FSEM 108

Comix to Graphix

 

Blanchard/Creadick

 

 

02/27/2017

FSEM 128

Country Music and the American Working Class

 

Gerrard

 

02/20/2017

FSEM 148

Critiquing the Classroom

 

Jessica Hayes-Conroy

 

02/27/2017

FSEM 184

Gentlemen Prefer

Bombs

 

Robertson

 

02/20/2017

FSEM 186

Eat Like A Slav

 

David Galloway

 

01/23/2017

GAL 115

Env. Policy and Sustain. In Ireland

 

MaKinster

 

11/09/2016

GEO 207

Environmental Statistics

 

Nan Arens/Kristen Brubaker

 

10/07/2016

HIST 111

Tides of History: US History in Oceanic Perspective

 

Matthew Crow

 

10/12/2016

HIST 120

Making of the Samurai

 

Lisa Yoshikawa

 

02/13/2017

HIST 297

Pre-Mod. Mediterranean Law

 

Sarah Whitten

 

10/20/2016

HIST 348

Black Women in the Struggle

 

Janette Gayle

 

10/05/2016

LGBT 206

Sexuality and Space

 

Melissa White

 

02/20/2017

LGBT 207/307

Transnational Intimacies

 

Melissa White

 

10/05/2016

LGBT 306

Sexuality and Space

 

Melissa White

 

10/05/2016

MATH 114

Mathematics for Informed Citizenship

 

Jonathan Forde

 

10/05/2016

MDSC 207

Dance on Film

 

Amanda Graham

 

10/19/2016

MDSC 329

Global Musicals

 

Rebecca Burditt

 

10/19/2016

PER 125

Modern Tennis

 

Timothy Riskie

 

02/13/2017

PHIL 243

Philosophy of Sex and Love

 

Rochelle DuFord

 

02/13/2017

PHIL 346

Critical Theory: Hist and Cult

 

Rochelle DuFord

 

10/05/2016

PHYS 225

Observational Astronomy

 

Leslie Hebb

 

04/10/2017

POL 400

The Politics of Higher Education

 

Justin Rose

 

 

02/20/2017

POL 400/401

Black Marxism

 

Jodi Dean

 

01/30/2017

PSY 232

Introduction to Health Psychology

 

Bodenlos

 

05/01/2017

RCOL 119

The Sociology of Ghana

 

Jack Harris

 

10/05/2016

RCOL 130

Digital Maps and Ancient Greece

 

Jim Capreedy, Bob Beutner

 

01/23/2017

RCOL 140

An Introduction to Irish Studies

 

MaKinster

 

02/20/2017

REL 288

Religious Extremism

 

Kafrawi

 

02/13/2017

THTR 361

Sound Design for Theater

 

Kelly Walker

 

09/21/2016

VIET 204

From Global to Local: Vietnam Transformed

 

Thomas Lobe

 

02/13/2017

WRRH 328/ENG 324

Small Press Book Publishing

 

Geoffrey Babbitt