Courses

CSUDH Winter Session 2022

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Winter Session Courses

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Winter Intersession: Course Descriptions & Details

Following are classes to be offered during the upcoming Winter Session.
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AFRICANA STUDIES

  AFS 310 African Diaspora in the United States (asynchronous online) (3)

The purpose of this course is to explore the social, political, economic and cultural environment of the Africana community in the United States. In addition, students will examine the influence of race on Africana people’s social and historical development. Course content seeks to investigate how the Africana community in the United States has advanced and shaped the social and political landscape of the nation. The course also focuses on the modes in which the Africana community in the United State establishes and maintains its cultural space.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gammage
Fee: $909
CRN: 12903

  AFS 332 Harlem Renaissance (asynchronous online) (3)

The Harlem Renaissance was a key historical movement that engaged the politics of the African experience through arts during post-WWI New York. This course will explore the artistic productions (literary, music and performance) of key figures, scholarly works analyzing significant events and films that way in on the debates of the time centered on race, culture and social issues pertinent to people of African descent.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Faraji
Fee: $909
CRN: 12904

   AFS 333 Black Movements of the Sixties (asynchronous online) (3)

Explores the dismantling of the overt practice of segregation by exploring the roles of the Civil Rights Movement and the Black Power Movement, as well as the literature, art and music which contributed to their vitality.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Nicol
Fee: $909
CRN: 12905

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ANTHROPOLOGY

 ANT 100-41 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (asychronous online) (3)

Examination of the anthropological approach to the study of humans. Explores the concepts of culture, cultural institutions and processes, the evolution of cultural systems, and the application of anthropology to current social problems.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Seligson
Fee: $909
CRN: 12936

 ANT 101-41 Introduction to Biological Anthropology (asynchronous online) (3)

Examination of human biology. Introduces scientific approaches to genetics and evolution, primate evolution and behavior, evidence from fossil record for human evolution, and biological variation among modern humans, human growth and disease patterns, and human demography.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Lacy
Fee: $909
CRN: 12937

 ANT 334-41 Mesoamerica Past and Present (asynchronous online) (3)

Explores historical and contemporary trends among the diverse cultures of Mexico and Central America from Pre-Columbian era to today. Focus on indigenous peoples and relationships between indigenous and non-indigenous peoples.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Lacy
Fee: $909
CRN: 12938

 ANT 371-41 Historical and Cultural Perspectives in Disability Studies (asynchronous online) (3)

Theoretical and historical perspectives on issues pertaining to disability studies/research. The course explores cultural concepts of "normalcy" and "disability" and reviews ethnographic contexts of disability in a variety of communities in the United States and the world.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Armstrong
Fee: $909
CRN: 12935

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ART

ART 100-41 Looking at Art (asynchronous online) (3)

Learning to perceive art through discussion of selected historical periods, development of a descriptive vocabulary, and observation of actual works of art. Introduction to theories of interpretation and evaluation.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Scarborough
Fee: $909
CRN: 12950

BUSINESS

BUS 301-41 Employment Communications (live online) (1)

Prerequisite: ENG 111
The course introduces tools and techniques that are used to produce effective business communication, both oral and written. You will learn specific skills that can be used in the business world to convey thoughts, ideas and recommendations to coworkers and superiors, while enhancing your professional image and chances for future success. Emphasis will be placed on the job packet: resumes cover letters, references and thank you letters.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-W
Times: 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: online
Instructor: Sheu
Fee: $303
CRN: 12978

BUS 302-41 Written Communications (live online) (1)

Prerequisite: ENG 111
The course introduces tools and techniques that are used to produce effective business communication, both oral and written. You will learn specific skills that can be used in the business world to convey thoughts, ideas and recommendations to coworkers and superiors, while enhancing your professional image and chances for future success. Emphasis will be placed on drafting, revising and polishing professional business documents.

Dates: 1/3/22 - 1/15/22
Days: M-W
Times: 1-4:30pm
Location: online
Instructor: Williams
Fee: $303
CRN: 12975

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CHEMISTRY

  CHE 102-41 Chemistry for the Citizen (asynchronous online) (3)

A non-mathematical treatment of the basic principles of chemistry and their application to various facets of life in a highly technological society.
Note: please contact Dr. Sturm via e-mail at nsturm@csudh.edu for more information.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sturm
Fee: $909
CRN: 12906

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CHICANA/CHICANO STUDIES

CHS 330-41 Mexican and Latino Identities in the U.S. (asynchronous online) (3)

The course broadens the social, cultural, and political scope of Chicano and Latino communities in the United States which include Puerto Rican, Cuban, Caribbean, and Central and South American peoples. the historical experiences of these diverse communities will be examined.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Fraga
Fee: $909
CRN: 12917

CHS 340-41 Native American and Chicana Women's Prose (asynchronous online) (3)

Course explores contemporary cultural and historical narratives by and about Native American Chicana women in the U.S. Through poetry, short stories, and narratives the class will analyze the histories of colonial exploitation, historical memories, gender oppression, and marginalization.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Garcia
Fee: $909
CRN: 12918

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COMMUNICATIONS

  COM 100-41 Media and Society (asynchronous online) (3)

A critical overview of media culture including newspapers, magazines, film, radio, television, popular music, advertising, public relations, and the Internet. Focuses on building critical media literacy skills by developing a concrete understanding of media history, media analysis, the structure of media industries and their major players and products.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Cheever
Fee: $909
CRN: 12924

   COM 350-41 Culture, Gender and Strategic Communication (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: COM 100.
Improve the understanding of cultural differences and assumptions regarding gender in the context of strategic communication. An overview of major communication theories, strategies, methods, and practices in advertising and public relations campaigns will be covered. Develop advertising skills and public relations messages based on cultural aspects in strategic communication.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: de la Serna
Fee: $909
CRN: 12925

   COM 366-41 Public Relations Writing (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisites: COM 250 and COM 365. Co-requisite: COM 367 is required.
Public relations writing; message and audience analysis. Creating effective forms of public relations communications, producing print and video press releases, public service announcements, media fact sheets and alerts, executive letters, press kits and brochures and newsletter copy. Two hours lecture, two hours activity per week.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hernandez Martinez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12926

   COM 367-41 Culture, Gender and Strategic Communication (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisites: COM 250 and COM 365 are required. Co-requisite: COM 366 is required.
Public Relations writing laboratory course that covers the creation of effective forms of public relations communications; the production of print and video press releases, public service announcements, media fact sheet ans alerts, executive letters, press kits and brochures, and newsletter copy.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hernandez Martinez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12927

   COM 400-41 Media Research Methods (live online) (3)

Prerequisites: COM 100 and COM 250.
Critical analyses of the media and their role in society from an empirical research perspective. Emphasis on social science-based research methods including focus groups, in-depth interviews, correlational studies and experiments, and research report preparation.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: T-W-Th
Times: 9:00am - 12:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Russo
Fee: $909
CRN: 12928

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COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

CIS 270-41 Information Systems & Technology Fundamentals (asynchronous online) (3)

Provides an introduction to information technology, systems concepts, and application software. Covers system components and relationships, cost/value and quality of information, and package software solutions. Includes basic skills related to operating systems, word processing, spreadsheet software, and the Internet

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Eyadat
Fee: $909
CRN: 12976

CIS 275-41 Internet Literacy (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisites: CIS 270 or CSC 111 or CSC 121 is recommended Digital skills and concepts needed for success in the Internet era as a student, professional, and lifelong learner. Concepts pertaining to Internet technology and applications and their implications for key relationships of human kind to the social and physical environment. Skills using and developing Internet applications in everyday life.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Chen
Fee: $909
CRN: 12977

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DANCE

  DAN 130-41 Dance Perceptions (asynchronous online) (3)

Introduction to dance in America through viewing of dance films, videotapes and live performances. Applications of aesthetic perception and criticism skills to determine artistic value of ballet, modern, jazz and tap dance performances.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ressl
Fee: $909
CRN: 12907

  DAN 440-41 Dance for Children (asynchronous online) (3)

Study of developmentally appropriate creative movement experiences for children. Examination of teaching methodology designed to develop founational movement skills, artistic exploration of movement elements, improvisational techniques, imagination and creativity, and how these learning activities can be taught across the curriculum.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Carreon
Fee: $909
CRN: 12908

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EARTH SCIENCES

EAR 101-41 Physical Geology Laboratory (live online) (3)

Prerequisite:Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in EAR 101 is recommended.
Volcanoes, earthquakes, oceanic processes and continental drift. Rock and mineral identification is enhanced by concurrent enrollment in EAR 101. Meets certain general studies requirements, is fundamental to the Geology major, and has wide-ranging applications in art, commerce, public policy, and science. Field Trip.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 8:30am-12:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Cummings
Fee: $909
CRN: 12949

EAR 312-41 Natural Disasters (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division General Education
Examines the impact of natural events on human activities and vice versa. Mankind's uneasy relationship with atmosphere, oceans and not-so-solid Earth. Examines the study of earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, climate change, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sinha
Fee: $909
CRN: 12939

EAR 312-42 Natural Disasters (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division General Education
Examines the impact of natural events on human activities and vice versa. Mankind's uneasy relationship with atmosphere, oceans and not-so-solid Earth. Examines the study of earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, landslides, tsunamis, climate change, hurricanes, tornadoes, and wildfires.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: McNulty
Fee: $909
CRN: 12940

EAR 416-01 Earth Sciences for Teachers (live online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division General Education
Study of planet Earth including such topics as geology, volcanoes, earthquakes, fossils, oceanography, weather, and astronomy as appropriate for elementary and junior high school teachers. Two hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory per week.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-T-W
Times: 2:00 - 3:10pm
Location: online
Instructor: Chhetri
Fee: $909
CRN: 12946

EAR 416-02 Earth Sciences for Teachers (live online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division General Education
Study of planet Earth including such topics as geology, volcanoes, earthquakes, fossils, oceanography, weather, and astronomy as appropriate for elementary and junior high school teachers. Two hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory per week.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-T-W
Times: 3:15 - 5:00pm
Location: online
Instructor: Chhetri
Fee: $909
CRN: 12947

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ECONOMICS

ECO 210-41 Economic Theory 1A (microeconomics) (asynchronous online) (3)

This class is about analyzing and understanding individual consumers and firm behavior, so we answer questions like how consumers react to changes in prices and preferences and how firms make decisions about what price to charge for their goods and whether or not to stay in business. Put together, we can analyze markets for food, textbooks, illegal music downloads, educational services, etc.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Martinez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12981

ECO 211-41 Economic Theory 1B (macroeconomics) (asynchronous online) (3)

Introductory macroeconomic theory; national income accounting, national income determination, monetary and fiscal policy.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: El Hag
Fee: $909
CRN: 12909

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ENGLISH

ENG 360-41 Heroes and Antiheroes (asynchronous online) (3)

Students will investigate the cultural assumptions and implications lying behind the archetypes of heroism and anti-heroism. Texts will be drawn from mythology, literature, stage drama, and film, with side glances at philosophy and psychology.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Giannotti
Fee: $909
CRN: 12941

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HISTORY

HIS 101-01 History of the United States (live online) (3)

A study of the ideals, creeds, institutions, and behavior of the peoples of the United States . Meets the State requirement in U.S. History.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: T-Th
Times: 8:00am - 12:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Santana
Fee: $909
CRN: 12952

HIS 101-41 History of the United States (asynchronous online) (3)

A study of the ideals, creeds, institutions, and behavior of the peoples of the United States . Meets the State requirement in U.S. History.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Fawver
Fee: $909
CRN: 12951

HIS 121-41 World History II (asynchronous online) (3)

Explores the regional and global interactions and exchanges that have shaped the world since 1500. Treats the major demographic, socio-economic, cultureal and political patterns and changes that distinguish the modern period in world history.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Yeganehshakib
Fee: $909
CRN: 12958

HIS 354-41 History of American Immigration (asynchronous online) (3)

Historical trends, movements, and patterns of global immigration to the United States . Topics of study include: motives for immigration; anti-immigration sentiments and activities; legal and political responses; role of distinctive cultural groups; assimilation and nonconformity.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 12956

HIS 376-01 Film as History (live online) (3)

The historical analysis of films as manuscripts and source materials for social and intellectual thought in the twentieth century. Emphasis to vary from semester to semester, for example: Film as History: The Great Depression; or Film as History: Latin America.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-Th
Times: 12:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: online
Instructor: Yoon
Fee: $909
CRN: 12957

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HUMANITIES

  HUM 300-41 Health Humanities (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division Humanities requirements.
Health Humanities bridges the arts, humanities, and sciences in studying representations of health and illness. Students will gain a multicultural understanding of perceptions of health practices and practitioners. Topics include self-mutilation (cutting), race and medicine, cancer, music therapy, cloning, aging, and poetry and healing.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Fitzsimmons
Fee: $909
CRN: 12911

  HUM 310-42 The American Musical (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: ENG 110
This course investigates the American Musical as social history, and studies musicals as a reflection of the cultural, economic, and political developments of modern and contemporary eras. Through the analysis of selected musicals and criticism, discussion of their relevance to modern life, and the production of thesis-based written and oral compositions, students will learn how our musicals have portrayed our national identity and ourselves.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: DeLuca
Fee: $909
CRN: 12910

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HUMAN SERVICES

  HUS 330-41 Human Behavior and Social Environment (Online) (3)

Prerequisite: HUS 300
This course critically applies human services theories on the assessment of human behavior in the biological, psychological and social development of people over their lifespan with special focus on diversity such as race, gender, class, and disabilities.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Phan
Fee: $909
CRN: 12923

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INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES/PACE

  IDS 310-41 Global Climate Change (asynchronous online) (3)

Examines the history of climate science and how acceptance and denial of science impacts the geopolitical landscape, including personal, regional, national, and global responsibility to implement a transition to a just and sustainable future on a finite planet.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hall
Fee: $909
CRN: 12980

  IDS 326-41 Race and Popular Culture in the U.S. (asynchronous online) (3)

From an interdisciplinary perspective, this class will examine the intersections of race and popular culture. By doing so, this course will explore how novels, television, movies, cartoons, magazines, advertising, etc. emerge as important sites of racial meaning in the 20th century. Such an exploration allows for critical insight into the dynamics and structures of power and the significance of race in the United States.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Choi
Fee: $909
CRN: 12979

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KINESIOLOGY

KIN 300-01 Tests and Measurements in Physical Education (live online) (3)

Prerequisites: Fulfillment of ELM requirement
Analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and use of tests and other assessment methods in physical education. Application of statistical procedures. Fee required.

Dates: 1/3/22 - 1/14/22
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 8am - 11:50am
Location: online
Instructor: Ernst
Fee: $909
CRN: 12912

KIN 330-01 Somatic Education (live online) (3)

Prerequisite: PSY 101
Study of the nature of the human being as a continuum of body, mind and spirit integration. Examination of how the areas of anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, sociology, psychology, and spirituality fuse and the idea of a holistic lifestyle emerges.

Dates: 1/3/22 - 1/14/22
Days: T-W-Th
Times: 7:00am - 11:55am
Location: online
Instructor: Hancock
Fee: $909
CRN: 12913

KIN 462-01 Therapeutic Exercise (lecture) (live online) (3)

Prerequisite: BIO 250, KIN 362, KIN 363, KIN 375
A theoretical and clinical basis for implementation and intervention of therapeutic exercise; understanding the basic principles and effects of the variety of therapeutic exercise techniques; and designing therapeutic exercise programs.

Dates: 1/3/22 - 1/14/22
Days: M-T-W-Th-F
Times: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: online
Instructor: Cheatham
Fee: $909
CRN: 12914

KIN 462-02 Therapeutic Exercise (lab) (3)

Prerequisite: BIO 250, KIN 362, KIN 363, KIN 375
A theoretical and clinical basis for implementation and intervention of therapeutic exercise; understanding the basic principles and effects of the variety of therapeutic exercise techniques; and designing therapeutic exercise programs.

Dates: 1/3/22 - 1/14/22
Days: M-T-W-Th-F
Times: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: online
Instructor: Cheatham
Fee: $909
CRN: 12915

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MATHEMATICS

MAT 131-01 Elementary Statistics and Probability (live online) (3)

Prerequisite: Fulfillment of ELM requirement
A practical course in probability and statistics including such topics as the binomial and normal distributions, confidence intervals, t, F, and chi-square tests, linear regression and correlation, and conditional probability. Satisfies the General Education Quantitative Reasoning Requirement.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-T-W-Th-F
Times: 6:00 - 8:45pm
Location: online
Instructor: Perez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12916

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MUSIC

  MUS 250-41 The History of Rock (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: MUS 101 is recommended.
Studies the origins and movements of rock music including blues, R&B, soul, funk, and hip hop. Includes historical development, social contexts, associated styles and sub-genres, aesthetics, meanings, and music technology. Examines influential and innovative performers, songwriters, and producers.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Isaacs
Fee: $909
CRN: 12982

MUS 312-41 The Jazz Age (asynchronous online) (3)

Explores the social, cultural, and historical turbulence of the 1920s with a focus on the ways jazz aesthetics in music, literature, and the arts influenced and reflected new ways of thinking about American identity.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Weary
Fee: $909
CRN: 12984

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PHILOSOPHY

  PHI 102-41 Humanity, Nature, and God (live online) (3)

Critical examination of perennial philosophical issues such as the nature of philosophy, the existence of God, free will, truth. Both Western and non-Western perspectives are discussed. Gives student understanding of his/her societal context. Essays as well as exams.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 10:00am - 12:30pm
Location: online
Instructor: Kwon
Fee: $909
CRN: 12983

PHI 120-41 Critical Thinking (asynchronous online) (3)

Critical examination of perennial philosophical issues such as the nature of philosophy, the existence of God, free will, truth. Both Western and non-Western perspectives are discussed. Gives student understanding of his/her societal context. Essays as well as exams.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Greenspan
Fee: $909
CRN: 12922

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POLITICAL SCIENCE

POL 101-41 American Institutions (asynchronous online) (3)

A study of contemporary political institutions, with emphasis on the philosophy, structure, and behavior of the American political system, including the State of California. Meets State requirement in U.S. Constitution and California State and Local government.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hallenbrook
Fee: $909
CRN: 12953

POL 101-42 American Institutions (asynchronous online) (3)

A study of contemporary political institutions, with emphasis on the philosophy, structure, and behavior of the American political system, including the State of California. Meets State requirement in U.S. Constitution and California State and Local government.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Russo
Fee: $909
CRN: 12954

POL 300-41 Quantitative Methods of Political Analysis (asynchronous online) (3)

An introduction to the techniques of quantitative political analysis, including the design, execution and analysis of research.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Chang
Fee: $909
CRN: 12955

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PSYCHOLOGY

  PSY 101-41 General Studies Psychology: Understanding Human Behavior (asynchronous online) (3)

An introduction to psychology emphasizing the personal, cognitive and social development and functioning of the individual, and the influence of both physiological and social factors. Consideration of basic concepts and applications.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Merz
Fee: $909
CRN: 12959

PSY 110-41 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (asynchronous online) (3)

Course is designed to improve critical thinking and problem solving skills such as deductive and inductive reasoning, probabilistic reasoning and decision-making. May include computer-assisted instruction. A-C-/NC grading.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Carrier
Fee: $909
CRN: 12960

PSY 320-41 Psychopharmacology (asynchronous online) (3)

Effects of drugs on mood, personality and behavior. Drug use in treatment of mental disorders in children, adults, and the elderly.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Haj-Mohamadi
Fee: $909
CRN: 12961

PSY 322-41 Cognitive Psychology (asynchronous online) (3)

An introduction to theory and research in human information processing. Topics include attention, memory, neuro-cognition, mental representation, imagery, problem solving, reasoning, language, and other higher mental processes

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Barrett
Fee: $909
CRN: 12962

  PSY 340-41 Social Psychology: Psychological Perspective (asynchronous online) (3)

A broad survey of theories and research areas in social psychology, including such topics as aggression, prejudice, person perception, leadership and conformity.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sneed
Fee: $909
CRN: 12963

  PSY 350-41 Child Psychology (asynchronous online) (3)

The cognitive, psychological and social development of the child from birth to adolescence. Fieldwork at discretion of instructor.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hurtado-Ortiz
Fee: $909
CRN: 12964

PSY 360-41 Theories of Personality (asynchronous online) (3)

A study of basic theories of personality including type theories; trait theories; psychoanalytic, learning, biosocial, self and holistic-integrative theories.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Mojica
Fee: $909
CRN: 12965

PSY 363-41 Abnormal Psychology (asynchronous online) (3)

The causes and manifestations of abnormal behavior. Field study and case study.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gordon
Fee: $909
CRN: 12966

  PSY 368-41 Human Sexuality (asynchronous online) (3)

Course will cover the physiological and psychological aspects of human sexuality. The origin and treatment of sexual dysfunction will also be discussed.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Paxton
Fee: $909
CRN: 12967

PSY 371-41 Forensic and Legal Psychology (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: PSY 101 required.
A survey of forensic and legal psychology including interrogations, eyewitness memory, forensics, the death penalty, the insanity defense, competency to stand trial, jury decision-making, and more. Emphasizes research on the importance of understanding and preventing wrongful convictions.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Butler
Fee: $909
CRN: 12968

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SCIENCE, MATH AND TECHNOLOGY

 SMT 310-41 Science & Technology (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of lower division General Studies Science requirements
An assessment of the interrelationships of Science and Technology. Study of the development of technological advances and the scientific principles behind them.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Rodriguez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12919

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SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

 

SBS 318-41 Latin America Society: Language & Culture (asynchronous online) (3)

This course examines from an interdisciplinary perspective the contemporary societies, languages and cultures of Latin American within the context of nation states. It studies the racial and ethnic classifications of the peoples of colonial Latin America, as well as the racial and political attitudes of the modern Latin-American nation-states. Additionally, it surveys the Spanish and Portuguese languages in contact with Indigenous languages, as well as it discusses and contrasts the officialization of these European languages as national languages with the contemporary indigenous struggles for linguistic and cultural rights in Latin America. This course also examines the cultures of Latin America that are born as a result of the wars of independence and the contemporary cultural movements for the integration of indigenous peoples and the African diaspora.

Dates: 12/16/21-1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Daza
Fee: $909
CRN: 12942

  SBS 318-42 Societies & Languages of Mesoamerica (asynchronous online) (3)

Analysis of cultural diversity and the processes of cultural interaction, inter-ethnic relations and social integration on the community, national and international levels. Repeatable for credit for up to nine units with different topics. This course is a survey of social, political, economic, and religious structures in pre-Columbian ethnic groups in Mesoamérica through language, art, glyphs, hieroglyphs, literature, and architecture. We will examine the evolution of modern cities in Mesoamérica, their architectural infrastructure, agricultural development, and modes of commerce.

Dates: 12/16/21-1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Salas Saucedo
Fee: $909
CRN: 12943

SBS 318-43 Women of Color: Motherhood and Marriage (asynchronous online) (3)

This cross-cultural and interdisciplinary course introduces students to topics related to the experiences of women of color in marriage and motherhood around the world. Emphasis is made on the experiences of women of color in the United States.

Dates: 12/16/21-1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Heize
Fee: $909
CRN: 12944

SBS 318-44 Culture in Multinational Business (asynchronous online) (3)

Introduction to culture in multinational business, 3 economic revolutions, history of wealth, trade, rising standards of living and a world that is increasingly globalized. This course will cover the history of Social Market Capitalism, socialism, social benefits, the rise of Mercantilism and Colonialism. We will cover major economies in the world and their systems, such as Germany, the United States, Japan, China, India, Brazil, and Russia. If you travel overseas, or do business in Japan, Singapore, Mexico, India, China, Russia, Nigeria, or Saudi Arabia, you will need to know some of the cultural background, business ethics and customs, the political and economic structures of the relevant countries and how to interact with the locals. We will study all of the above and prepare you for these Intercultural settings. 

Dates: 12/16/21-1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Amanyraoufpoor
Fee: $909
CRN: 12985

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SOCIOLOGY

  SOC 320-41 Sociology of the Family (asynchronous online) (3)

Study of the social processes and structural patterns affecting contemporary family life in American society.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Pinto
Fee: $909
CRN: 12971

  SOC 362-41 Gangs & Adolescent Subcultures (asynchronous online) (3)

Examines gang phenomena nationally and regionally. Focus on organizational, behavioral, etiolgical, and preventive factors associated with development and perpetuation. Street, motorcycles, prison, ethnic and other subcultural formations are examined.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Skiffer
Fee: $909
CRN: 12973

  SOC 363-41 Sociology of Drugs and Alcohol (asynchronous online) (3)

Introduction to drugs and alcohol as a contemporary social problem. Sociological analysis of drug use and abuse. Course includes systematic review of policy implications and therapeutic applications of sociology of drug use, especially chemical dependency and alcoholism.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Shakib
Fee: $909
CRN: 12972

SOC 365-41 Deviant Behavior (asynchronous online) (3)

Consideration of deviant behavior. Study of the forms and processes of deviance, and the distribution of its occurrence. A systematic analysis of particular kinds of violations of normative rules as related to general processes of interaction in everyday social activities.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: McCurn
Fee: $909
CRN: 12970

  SOC 368-41 Criminology (asynchronous online) (3)

Theories of the genesis of crime: patterns of criminal behavior; nature of criminal organizations; analysis of relationship of crime to the social structure; criminal statistics and crime rates: police and the criminal justice system.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Aguilera
Fee: $909
CRN: 12974

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SPANISH

SPA 310-41 Romantic Love in the Western Tradition (asynchronous online) (3)

Evaluation of the construct of love using historical, aesthetic, and social perspectives, how it defines psychological patterns, develops styles in literature, is the center of some philosophical approaches, and is linked to values and ethical definitions in contemporary movements.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gomez
Fee: $909
CRN: 12929

  SPA 351-41 Contemporary Hispanic Culture: Spanish-Speaking America (asynchronous online) (3)

Prerequisite: SPA 221 or equivalent
A designated geographical area studies course focusing on patterns of culture in the Spanish-speaking world. Specific topics may vary from semester to semester. Norms, intergroup relations, institutions, language, and society values of rural and urban people.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ruffino
Fee: $909
CRN: 12969

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THEATRE

THE 100-41 Television, Film & Theater (asynchronous online) (3)

Appreciation of the performing arts of television, film, and the live theatre through the viewing of films and videotapes, as well as attendance at plays and musicals.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Buckley
Fee: $909
CRN: 12920

THE 120-41 Fundamentals of Speech (asynchronous online) (3)

Basic oral communication skills, with practice in variety of speech-oriented situations.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Leonard
Fee: $909
CRN: 12921

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WOMEN'S STUDIES

   WMS 100-41 Gender, Sex, the Body, & Politics: An Introduction (asynchronous online) (3)

An introduction to the rapidly expanding body of literature related to the gendered aspects of health and sexuality with an emphasis on women.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Aghdasifar
Fee: $909
CRN: 12930

   WMS 250-41 Introduction to Women's Studies (asynchronous online) (3)

Introduces students to Women's Studies. Students learn about gender from a multicultural, multiracial feminist and global perspective. Emphasis is on women's history; gender, culture and nation; social institutions; sexuality, sexism and violence; and local and transnational women's movements. This course is restricted to 1st time Freshman going through the First Year Experience.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Mendoza Diaz
Fee: $909
CRN: 12931

WMS 310-41 The Witch in Literature (asynchronous online) (3)

Examines representation of the witch and witchcraft in literature and culture in different historical periods and cultures.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Smith
Fee: $909
CRN: 12932

WMS 318-41 Race, Class and Gender (asynchronous online) (3)

This cross-cultural, interdisciplinary course introduces students to women's issues as these interface with race and class. Students will recognize, analyze and evaluate the socio-political and economic forces that affect women's lives through a critical examination of race, class and gender.

Dates: 12/16/21 - 1/15/22
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Singh
Fee: $909
CRN: 12933

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