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CSUDH Winter Session 2021

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Winter Session Courses

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

  ACC 230 Financial Accounting (online) (3)

Prerequisite: MAT 9 or equivalent
A survey of financial statements under existing generally accepted accounting principles. Emphasis is on underlying concepts, principles, and mechanics to make the statements meaningful to users.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Manahan
Fee: $909
CRN: 10912

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AFRICANA STUDIES

  AFS 310 African Diaspora in the United States (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gammage
Fee: $909
CRN: 10909

  AFS 332 Harlem Renaissance (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Faraji
Fee: $909
CRN: 10910

   AFS 333 Black Movements of the Sixties (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Nicol
Fee: $909
CRN: 10911

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ANTHROPOLOGY

 ANT 100-01 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Seligson
Fee: $909
CRN: 10931

 ANT 371-01 Historical and Cultural Perspectives in Disability Studies (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Armstrong
Fee: $909
CRN: 10932

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ART

ART 100-41 Looking at Art (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Scarborough
Fee: $909
CRN: 10981

BUSINESS

BUS 301-41 Employment Communications (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-W
Times: 1-4pm
Location: online
Instructor: Sheu
Fee: $303
CRN: 10954

BUS 302-41 Written Communications (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-W
Times: 1-4pm
Location: online
Instructor: Williams
Fee: $303
CRN: 10955

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CHEMISTRY

  CHE 102-41 Chemistry for the Citizen (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sturm
Fee: $909
CRN: 10901

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CHICANA/CHICANO STUDIES

  CHS 205-41 Introduction to Chicano Literature (online) (3)

An introduction to selected works of modern Chicano literature including an analysis of influences, themes, and techniques. Special attention given to certain issues of the Chicano experience reflected in the literature. Frequent written assignments.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Rocha
Fee: $909
CRN: 10969

CHS 330-41 Mexican and Latino Identities in the U.S. (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Fraga
Fee: $909
CRN: 10944

CHS 340-41 Native American and Chicana Women's Prose (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Garcia
Fee: $909
CRN: 10967

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COMMUNICATIONS

  COM 100-41 Media and Society (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Cheever
Fee: $909
CRN: 10939

   COM 220-41 Screenwriting I (Online) (3)

Prerequisite: COM 100 or COM 105.
Serves as an introduction to the craft of screenwriting, with primary focus on equipping students with the skills to write scenes and short format screenplays and to analyze and evaluate feature films and screenplays.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 10942

   COM 309-41 History of Emerging Media (Online) (3)

Prerequisite: COM 100 or COM 105.
A critical survey of the history of "new" and "emerging" media forms from 1830s to the present. Examines a range of media technologies as sites of contestation and negotiation before their use by audiences had been institutionalized within industry and culture.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Christensen
Fee: $909
CRN: 10943

   COM 342-41 Advertising Strategy and Writing (Online) (3)

Planning, creating and preparing demographically and psychographically targeted advertisements for print, electronic, interactive, and out-of-home media. Students will write copy for commercial and not-for-profit advertising campaigns.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Russo
Fee: $909
CRN: 10941

   COM 350-41 Culture, Gender and Strategic Communication (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: de la Serna
Fee: $909
CRN: 10940

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COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

CIS 270-41 Information Systems & Technology Fundamentals (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Eyadat
Fee: $909
CRN: 10951

CIS 275-41 Internet Literacy (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Chi-Wen
Fee: $909
CRN: 10952

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DANCE

  DAN 130-41 Dance Perceptions (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ressl
Fee: $909
CRN: 10908

  DAN 440-41 Dance for Children (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Carreon
Fee: $909
CRN: 10982

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EARTH SCIENCES

EAR 101-41 Physical Geology Laboratory (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 8:30am-12:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Sinha
Fee: $909
CRN: 10970

EAR 312-41 Natural Disasters (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sinha
Fee: $909
CRN: 10971

EAR 312-42 Natural Disasters (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: McNulty
Fee: $909
CRN: 10972

EAR 416-35 Earth Sciences for Teachers (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-T-W
Times: 2-5pm
Location: online
Instructor: Chhetri
Fee: $909
CRN: 10973

EAR 416-36 Earth Sciences for Teachers (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-T-W
Times: 2-5pm
Location: online
Instructor: Chhetri
Fee: $909
CRN: 10974

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ECONOMICS

ECO 210-41 Economic Theory 1A (microeconomics) (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Martinez
Fee: $909
CRN: 10914

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: El Hag
Fee: $909
CRN: 10913

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ENGLISH

ENG 360-41 Heroes and Antiheroes (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online, M 6-9pm
Location: online
Instructor: Giannotti
Fee: $909
CRN: 10937

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HEALTH SCIENCE

HEA 495-41 Senior Living Management -- Resident Care (RCFE ICTP) (3)

Overview of physical and psychological needs of older adults in assisted living facilities.  Introduction to resident admission, assessment, rights, dementia care, staff training, cultural competency, and community relations.  First half of “Core of Knowledge” in the residential facility for the elderly (RCFE) administrator initial certification training program (ICTP) required by California Department of Social Services.

Dates: 12/19/20 - 1/10/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ting
Fee: $909
CRN: 10950

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HISTORY

HIS 101-01 History of the United States (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 12:30pm - 3:40pm
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 10978

HIS 101-41 History of the United States (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 10975

HIS 354-41 History of American Immigration (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 10976

HIS 376-01 Film as History (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 12:30pm - 3:40pm
Location: online
Instructor: TBA
Fee: $909
CRN: 10977

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HUMANITIES

  HUM 300-41 Health Humanities (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Fitzsimmons
Fee: $909
CRN: 10929

  HUM 310-41 The American Musical (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: DeLuca
Fee: $909
CRN: 10906

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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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Phan
Fee: $909
CRN: 10917

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INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES/PACE

  IDS 326-41 Race and Popular Culture in the U.S. (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Choi
Fee: $909
CRN: 10949

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KINESIOLOGY

KIN 300-01 Tests and Measurements in Physical Education (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: 1/4/21 - 1/15/21
Days: M-T-W
Times: 8am - 11:50am
Location: online
Instructor: Ernst
Fee: $909
CRN: 10945

KIN 330-01 Somatic Education (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: 1/4/21 - 1/15/21
Days: T-W-Th
Times: 7am - 11:55pm
Location: SAC 2105
Instructor: Hancock
Fee: $909
CRN: 10946

KIN 462-01 Therapeutic Exercise (lecture) (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: 1/4/21 - 1/15/21
Days: M-T-W-Th
Times: 9am - 1pm
Location: online
Instructor: Cheatham
Fee: $909
CRN: 10947

KIN 462-01 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: 1/4/21 - 1/15/21
Days: M-W
Times: 1-2pm
Location: online
Instructor: Cheatham
Fee: $909
CRN: 10948

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MATHEMATICS

MAT 131-01 Elementary Statistics and Probability (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online M-T-W-Th-F
Times:5:30-8:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Perez
Fee: $909
CRN: 10916

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MUSIC

MUS 312-41 The Jazz Age (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Avery
Fee: $909
CRN: 10983

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Occupational Therapy

  OTR 595-41 Advanced Special Topics in OTR (online) (3)

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor and possible course prerequisites depending on topic.
Advanced course of special interest in Occupational Therapy. Topic and content will vary as announced. Repeatable course.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ryan
Fee: $909
CRN: 10938

Operations Management

  OMG 221-41 Introduction to Business Statistics (3)

An introductory course covering fundamentals of modern statistical methods. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability rules and laws, the binomial and normal distributions, sampling and sampling distributions, estimation, and hypothesis testing.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Ke
Fee: $909
CRN: 10953

PHILOSOPHY

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

Critical examination of perennial philosophical issues such asthe 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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Kwon
Fee: $909
CRN: 10957

PHI 120-41 Critical Thinking (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Jones
Fee: $909
CRN: 10958

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POLITICAL SCIENCE

POL 100-01 General Studies Political Science: World Perspectives (3)

An introduction to world affairs and the role of the individual in an increasingly complex and interdependent international system. Both the conceptual and practical aspects of problem solving and decision making as they relate to international cooperation and conflict.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Kim
Fee: $909
CRN: 10905

POL 101-41 American Institutions (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hallenbrook
Fee: $909
CRN: 10902

POL 101-42 American Institutions (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Russo
Fee: $909
CRN: 10903

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Chang
Fee: $909
CRN: 10980

POL 310-41 Current Issues in American Government (online) (3)

Analysis and critical evaluation of recent major issues, conflicts and problems in American government and institutions. Current issues might include social and health services, energy, environment, multinational corporations, military spending, taxation, political economy, criminal justice, and civil rights.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Whetmore
Fee: $909
CRN: 10904

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PSYCHOLOGY

  PSY 101-41 General Studies Psychology: Understanding Human Behavior (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Merz
Fee: $909
CRN: 10918

PSY 110-41 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Merz
Fee: $909
CRN: 10918

PSY 240-41 Biopsychology (online) (3)

Prerequisite: PSY 101 required. PSY 230PSY 235 recommended.
Course introduces the biological basis of human behavior providing information on the different physiological systems involved in behavior and cognition. An understanding of the human nervous system is central to this course.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Vieira
Fee: $909
CRN: 10922

PSY 320-41 Psychopharmacology (online) (3)

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Haj-Mohamadi
Fee: $909
CRN: 10962

PSY 322-41 Cognitive Psychology (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Barrett
Fee: $909
CRN: 10965

  PSY 340-41 Social Psychology: Psychological Perspective (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sneed
Fee: $909
CRN: 10921

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Hurtado-Ortiz
Fee: $909
CRN: 10919

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Mojica
Fee: $909
CRN: 10963

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gordon
Fee: $909
CRN: 10964

  PSY 368-41 Human Sexuality (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Paxton
Fee: $909
CRN: 10920

PSY 371-41 Forensic and Legal Psychology (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Butler
Fee: $909
CRN: 10960

  PSY 490-01 Senior Seminar (online) (3)

Prerequisites: PSY 230, PSY 235, and PSY 330 or PSY 331 and senior standing
The theme of this course is Forensic and Legal psychology. We will be covering topics such as eyewitness memory, false confessions, lie detection, the insanity defense, the death penalty, etc. Senior seminar is designed to integrate previous work and experience by emphasizing the application of theoretical models and research designs and the relationship among theory, research, and the dissemination of research findings. This is a writing intense course, so you will be writing a 15-page research proposal.

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: T-Th-F
Times: T-Th 12-1:15pm; F 11:30am-2:15pm
Location: online
Instructor: Turner
Fee: $909
CRN: 10961

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RADIOLOGIC AND IMAGING SCIENCES

 RIS 501-41 Radiologic and Imaging Sciences I (online) (3)

Basic sciences of radiologic professions including physics, instrumentation, data capture and management. Includes discussions of modalities in radiography, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy, ultrasound, and CVIS. 

Dates: 12/12/20 - 1/23/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Sayed
Fee: $909
CRN: 10928

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SCIENCE, MATH AND TECHNOLOGY

 SMT 310-41 Science & Technology (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Rodriguez
Fee: $909
CRN: 10915

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SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

 

SBS 318-41 Women of Color: Motherhood and Marriage (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: 12/17/20-1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Heinze
Fee: $909
CRN: 10930

  SBS 318-42 New Perspectives on Language and Sex (online) (3)

This course is designed to train students to become proficient at the analysis of language, gender and sex from a global perspective. This cross-cultural, interdisciplinary course will introduce both men and women students to women's issues as they interface with language and sex.

Dates: 12/17/20-1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Villanueva
Fee: $909
CRN: 10956

 
SBS 318-43 Education, Society and Language (online) (3)

This course is designed to explore, analyze and process cultural diversity and its impact on various ethnic groups of people in education and society. It will examine historical events of marginalized groups, inter-ethnic relations and social integration of the community at the national and international levels.

Dates: 12/17/20-1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Funderburk
Fee: $909
CRN: 10959

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SOCIOLOGY

  SOC 320-41 Sociology of the Family (Online) (3)

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Pinto
Fee: $909
CRN: 10927

  SOC 362-41 Gangs & Adolescent Subcultures (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Skiffer
Fee: $909
CRN: 10966

  SOC 363-41 Sociology of Drugs and Alcohol (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Shakib
Fee: $909
CRN: 10925

SOC 365-41 Deviant Behavior (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: McCurn
Fee: $909
CRN: 10924

  SOC 368-41 Criminology (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Aguilera
Fee: $909
CRN: 10926

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SPANISH

SPA 310-41 Romantic Love in the Western Tradition (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Gomez
Fee: $909
CRN: 10936

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THEATRE

THE 100-41 Television, Film & Theater (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Buckley
Fee: $909
CRN: 10968

THE 120-41 Fundamentals of Speech (3)

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Leonard
Fee: $909
CRN: 10907

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WOMEN'S STUDIES

   WMS 250-41 Introduction to Women's Studies (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Mendoza Diaz
Fee: $909
CRN: 10933

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

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

Dates: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Smith
Fee: $909
CRN: 10934

WMS 318-41 Race, Class and Gender (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: 12/17/20 - 1/16/21
Days: online
Times: online
Location: online
Instructor: Singh
Fee: $909
CRN: 10935

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