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ACCT-301 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting ­standard setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement ­presentations, revenue and expense ­recognition, and accounting for current assets, and current liabilities. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 219 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 510


ACCT-301 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting ­standard setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement ­presentations, revenue and expense ­recognition, and accounting for current assets, and current liabilities. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 510


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of the study of ­financial accounting standards with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity, and earnings per share. Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of the study of ­financial accounting standards with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity, and earnings per share. Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 219 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of the study of ­financial accounting standards with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity, and earnings per share. Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HN1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 223 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature of computerized and non-computerized ­systems. Topics include income taxes, pensions and post-retirement benefits, leases, accounting changes, error analysis and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature of computerized and non-computerized ­systems. Topics include income taxes, pensions and post-retirement benefits, leases, accounting changes, error analysis and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HN1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 319 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature of computerized and non-computerized ­systems. Topics include income taxes, pensions and post-retirement benefits, leases, accounting changes, error analysis and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

A study of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and other standards. Topics covered include professional standards, professional ethics, audit planning, internal control, audit evidence, completing the audit, audit reports and standards for different assurance and non-assurance services. Prerequisites: Acct 302 with a minimium grade of B- / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 319 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

A study of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and other standards. Topics covered include professional standards, professional ethics, audit planning, internal control, audit evidence, completing the audit, audit reports and standards for different assurance and non-assurance services. Prerequisites: Acct 302 with a minimium grade of B- / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

A study of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and other standards. Topics covered include professional standards, professional ethics, audit planning, internal control, audit evidence, completing the audit, audit reports and standards for different assurance and non-assurance services. Prerequisites: Acct 302 with a minimium grade of B- / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-402 Seminar in Assurance Services (3)

A study of auditing and other assurance services with an emphasis on the world of auditing that exists outside of the college textbook. Special emphasis is given to legal liability, statistical sampling, audits of SEC registrants, research using the AICPA auditing database, and other assurance services. A case study approach is used to attempt to create a realistic view of how an auditor organizes and carries out an audit examination. Prerequisite: OPRE 202 and ACCT 401 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 019 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 740


ACCT-403 Advanced Financial Reporting (3)

A study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements for consolidated enterprises, fund-type accounting for governmental units and not-for-profit entities, accounting for partnerships, and accounting for multi-national enterprises. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 207 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 755


ACCT-403 Advanced Financial Reporting (3)

A study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements for consolidated enterprises, fund-type accounting for governmental units and not-for-profit entities, accounting for partnerships, and accounting for multi-national enterprises. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 235 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 755


ACCT-406 ADVANCED TAXATION (3)

A continuation of the study of the federal income tax structure with emphasis on the taxation of business entities, including corporations, partnerships and entities taxed as partnerships and S corporations. Also introduces gift and estate taxes and income taxation of estates and trusts. Prerequisite: ACCT 405 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 680


ACCT-497 SPECIAL TOPIC: (3)

The accounting faculty, from time to time, offer an opportunity to integrate new material into the undergraduate program reflecting changes in the field and in the educational needs of students. Prerequisites: ACCT 202 or equivalent with a grade of C or better or instructor permission.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 225 William Bavis

Cross Listed with ACCT 601


ACCT-510 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting standard-setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement presentations, revenue and expense recognition, and accounting for current assets and current liabilities. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 219 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 301


ACCT-510 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting standard-setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement presentations, revenue and expense recognition, and accounting for current assets and current liabilities. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 301


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity and earnings per share. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 302. prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity and earnings per share. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 302. prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 223 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity and earnings per share. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 302. prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB2 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 223 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-512 AUDITING ACCOUNTING SYSTEM (3)

A study of generally accepted auditing standards with emphasis on professional standards, planning, internal control, audit evidence, audit sampling and standard reports for the various attestation functions. Also includes fundamental accounting systems, accounting system applications, the internal control of accounting information, the development and operation of accounting systems and methods for auditing computerized accounting systems. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 319 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-512 AUDITING ACCOUNTING SYSTEM (3)

A study of generally accepted auditing standards with emphasis on professional standards, planning, internal control, audit evidence, audit sampling and standard reports for the various attestation functions. Also includes fundamental accounting systems, accounting system applications, the internal control of accounting information, the development and operation of accounting systems and methods for auditing computerized accounting systems. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB2 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-512 AUDITING ACCOUNTING SYSTEM (3)

A study of generally accepted auditing standards with emphasis on professional standards, planning, internal control, audit evidence, audit sampling and standard reports for the various attestation functions. Also includes fundamental accounting systems, accounting system applications, the internal control of accounting information, the development and operation of accounting systems and methods for auditing computerized accounting systems. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 309 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III / ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 and ACCT 511. Topics include leases, pensions, error correction, accounting changes, accounting for income taxes, statement of cash flows and foreign currency transactions and translations. Also includes the study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, fund accounting for governmental units and other nonprofit organizations and accounting for partnerships. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 319 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III / ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 and ACCT 511. Topics include leases, pensions, error correction, accounting changes, accounting for income taxes, statement of cash flows and foreign currency transactions and translations. Also includes the study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, fund accounting for governmental units and other nonprofit organizations and accounting for partnerships. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB2 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III / ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 and ACCT 511. Topics include leases, pensions, error correction, accounting changes, accounting for income taxes, statement of cash flows and foreign currency transactions and translations. Also includes the study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, fund accounting for governmental units and other nonprofit organizations and accounting for partnerships. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-601 FORENSIC ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES (3)

Provides an overview of the field of forensic accounting, focusing on the roles, responsibilities and requirements of a forensic accountant in both litigation and fraud engagements. Examines basic litigation and fraud examination theory, identifies financial fraud schemes, explores the legal framework for damages and fraud and damage assessments and methodologies, and reviews earning management and financial reporting fraud. Other topics include computer forensics and corporate governance and ethics. Actual litigation and fraud cases are used to highlight the evolving roles of forensic accounting. ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 225 William Bavis

Cross Listed with ACCT 497


ACCT-655 TAX POLICY (3)

Explores the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a research paper on a topic related to tax policy.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, TAXA 655


ACCT-680 TAXATION OF ENTITIES (3)

Covers federal income taxation of corporations, partnerships, estates and trusts as well as the taxation of gifts and estates. Analysis includes consideration of the sources of tax law, weight or authority, ethical issues, planning and administrative procedures. prerequisite: ACCT 405 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 406


ACCT-740 ADVANCED TOPICS IN ASSURANCE SERVICES (3)

A study of the application of generally accepted auditing standards to auditing practice issues, of academic and practitioner research, of internal auditing, of EDP auditing and of governmental auditing issues. prerequisite: ACCT 512 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 019 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 402


ACCT-755 GOVERNMENTAL AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT ACCOUNTING (3)

An advanced study of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures of governmental units and not-for-profit organizations, emphasizing current issues, external financial reporting and the relevant authoritative accounting pronouncements. Topics include characteristics and types of not-for-profit organizations, accounting and reporting entity, fund accounting, budgetary accounts, contributions received and made, investments and the encumbrance system. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 207 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


ACCT-755 GOVERNMENTAL AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT ACCOUNTING (3)

An advanced study of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures of governmental units and not-for-profit organizations, emphasizing current issues, external financial reporting and the relevant authoritative accounting pronouncements. Topics include characteristics and types of not-for-profit organizations, accounting and reporting entity, fund accounting, budgetary accounts, contributions received and made, investments and the encumbrance system. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 235 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


APPL-601 THE BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOR (3)

Survey of the anatomical structures and physiological processes that underlie psychological functioning. Topics include the role of the central nervous system and the sensory, endocrine and muscular systems as they contribute to the individual’s adaptations to internal and external environments. Lab fee required. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with PSYC 497


APPL-604 INTERVIEWING (3)

The interview as an informational, research and clinical tool. Interview formats and their construction, as well as the skills required for their utilization, are reviewed. The relationship of the interview to other information-gathering procedures is considered. Lab fee required. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 210 John Gasparini

Cross Listed with PSYC 355


APPL-608 APPLIED ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES (3)

Exploration of current procedures employed in the evaluation of behavior. Attention to the observation and interpretation of behavioral information and its relationship to choice of assessment procedures. Representative measures of intelligence, achievement, aptitude, personality and psychological motor functioning are reviewed. Lab fee required. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Jae Yeon Jeong

Cross Listed with PSYC 405


APPL-608 APPLIED ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES (3)

Exploration of current procedures employed in the evaluation of behavior. Attention to the observation and interpretation of behavioral information and its relationship to choice of assessment procedures. Representative measures of intelligence, achievement, aptitude, personality and psychological motor functioning are reviewed. Lab fee required. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Thomas Tsuji

Cross Listed with PSYC 405


APPL-657 PERSONALITY AT WORK (3)

A study of the role that personality plays in an organizational setting. Examines the construct of personality as it relates to job performance and to interpersonal relations at work. Focuses primarily on recent theory, research and findings on the effectiveness of personality in selection with an emphasis on response distortion issues. Students complete several self-report inventories to gain a personal view of how someone with his or her profile would be expected to behave in various work environments. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
7:30 PM-10:00 PM
AC 236 Rebecca Thompson

Cross Listed with PSYC 497


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 401 John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 232 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 319 Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 322 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 401 John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 232 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 319 Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 322 Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 703


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC

Intensive exploration of topics in the arts of mutual interest to students and faculty. The topic of study appears under that name in the class schedule. Laboratory fee may be required. [ART] [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with HIST 240


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Provides an overview of the structure and essential processes of the human body, including digestion, blood circulation, and the brain and senses. Human evolution, reproduction, early development and aging, and immunity to disease are discussed. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. It includes exercises and experiments dealing with light microscopy, cell biology, genetics, and human anatomy and physiology. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 236 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Provides an overview of the structure and essential processes of the human body, including digestion, blood circulation, and the brain and senses. Human evolution, reproduction, early development and aging, and immunity to disease are discussed. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. It includes exercises and experiments dealing with light microscopy, cell biology, genetics, and human anatomy and physiology. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 236 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Provides an overview of the structure and essential processes of the human body, including digestion, blood circulation, and the brain and senses. Human evolution, reproduction, early development and aging, and immunity to disease are discussed. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. It includes exercises and experiments dealing with light microscopy, cell biology, genetics, and human anatomy and physiology. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 236 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Provides an overview of the structure and essential processes of the human body, including digestion, blood circulation, and the brain and senses. Human evolution, reproduction, early development and aging, and immunity to disease are discussed. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. It includes exercises and experiments dealing with light microscopy, cell biology, genetics, and human anatomy and physiology. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 236 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 238 Lindsy Boateng

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 238 Lindsy Boateng

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 238 Elka Porter

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 238 Elka Porter

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
005 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 238 Lindsy Boateng

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
006 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 238 Lindsy Boateng

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 215 Wolf Pecher

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 215 Wolf Pecher

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 408 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
104 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 408 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE DOCUMENTARY

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 304 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

COMICS

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 308 Arnold Blumberg

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ECOTRAUMA

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Christopher Justice

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-369 DIGITAL VIDEO (3)

The use of portable video equipment for producing location and small-studio nonbroadcast presentations and the planning and management of industrial video facilities. The production context is emphasized with special attention given to public-access cable, corporate and institutional uses of video. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


CMAT-451 COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES (3)

Development of communication technologies, from mechanical, electrical, and wired to digital, wireless, and interactive. The course will keep students abreast of current practices, evolution and changes in interpersonal, mass and social media, focusing on technical development, economic and political factors, potential applications and societal impact.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 305 Stephanie Gibson

Cross Listed with HIST 477


CMAT-456 MULTIMEDIA DESIGN AND PRODUCTION (3)

The conceptualization and production of multimedia design. After studying the fundamentals of interactivity, students learn to digitize sound and video, integrate these elements with graphic design and written text, develop prototypes and examine various interactive software applications. Application of problem-solving techniques to the corporate environment and media applications. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with PBDS 671


CMAT-457 ADVANCED PRINT DESIGN (3)

An advanced design course emphasizing the integration of typography and images in a series of projects of moderate and increasing complexity. Building on the foundation learned in CMAT 357, this course will focus on critical thinking and execution of ideas for a variety of audiences. Prerequisite: CMAT 357. Laboratory Fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with PBDS 615


CMAT-457 ADVANCED PRINT DESIGN (3)

An advanced design course emphasizing the integration of typography and images in a series of projects of moderate and increasing complexity. Building on the foundation learned in CMAT 357, this course will focus on critical thinking and execution of ideas for a variety of audiences. Prerequisite: CMAT 357. Laboratory Fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with PBDS 615


CMAT-459 ADVANCED DIGITAL DESIGN (3)

This course buids upon the skills and fundamental Web design concepts introduced in CMAT 358 Digital Design. Studentw will learn advanced standards techniques and design skills and strategies for building complex websites and mobile applications. prerequisite : CMAT 358 Digital Design. Laboratory Fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 205 Joseph Fioramonti

Cross Listed with PBDS 662


CMAT-459 ADVANCED DIGITAL DESIGN (3)

This course buids upon the skills and fundamental Web design concepts introduced in CMAT 358 Digital Design. Studentw will learn advanced standards techniques and design skills and strategies for building complex websites and mobile applications. prerequisite : CMAT 358 Digital Design. Laboratory Fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB David Patschke

Cross Listed with PBDS 660


CMAT-469 ADVANCED AUDIO VIDEO PRODUCTION (3)

Advanced techniques and experience in planning, producing, and editing audio and video presentations. Prerequisite: CMAT 369 or the equivalent; or permission of the instructor Laboratory fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 639


CMAT-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNICATIONS (3)

3D DESIGN

Intensive exploration of communication-related topics that are of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study appears in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required. prerequisite: determined by topic

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with PBDS 751


CNCM-513 NEGOTIATIONS:THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

NEGOTIATIONS THEORY & PRACTICE

Introduces the theory and practice of negotiations and explores various models of negotiation and bargaining, highlighting similarities and differences in the models and methods of negotiation. Covers various stages of negotiation, from pre-negotiation to negotiation proper to post-settlement negotiation, and emphasizes the development of skills through the use of role plays to enable the student to apply theory to cases.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 112 CPA STAFF

Cross Listed with MGMT 625


CNCM-790 INTERNSHIP (3)

Gives students a clinical, hands-on experience to support both their classroom learning and their career goals. Provides the opportunity to use and further develop applied conflict management skills, apply theory and research skills to the practice environment and network with conflict management professionals. Eligible for continuing studies (CS) grade; otherwise grading is pass/fail. prerequisite: completion of a minimum of 30 credits required for degree program

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 205 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


CNCM-790 INTERNSHIP (3)

Gives students a clinical, hands-on experience to support both their classroom learning and their career goals. Provides the opportunity to use and further develop applied conflict management skills, apply theory and research skills to the practice environment and network with conflict management professionals. Eligible for continuing studies (CS) grade; otherwise grading is pass/fail. prerequisite: completion of a minimum of 30 credits required for degree program

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


COSC-151 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING I (3)

A fundamental programming course focused on developing computational skills in problem-solving, algorithm development and program design, and principles of good programming. Topics include program flowcharting, pseudo-coding, input / output techniques, control structures, data types, modularization, procedures and file handling. A high-level programming language will be introduced and used throughout the course to supplement the theoretical foundations. prerequisite: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 216 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with INSS 209


COSC-430 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies, associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. prerequisite : none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with FSCS 601


COSC-430 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies, associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. prerequisite : none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with FSCS 601


CRJU-725 FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND SYSTEMS (3)

Provides students with foundational knowledge in both geographic information science and Systems that will allow them to better understand and think critically about the role of "place and space" and to engage in the routine use of basic GIS technology in their studies and workplace. Students will learn to use ESRl's ArcGIS to create maps and analyze geo-data and relationships, and to present their results to others. prerequisites: none.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with HSMG 725, PUAD 725


CSCE-297 TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES (1 - 3)

PLACE AND COMMUNITY

Exploration of topics in Community Studies or Civic Engagement. the actual topic of the course will appear in the schedule of classes. Prerequisite: Depends on course topic and level of difficulty.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
LC 207 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with HIST 383


CSCE-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES AND CIVIL ENGAGEMENT (3)

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

An examination of a selected topic or issue related to the research interests of CSCE faculty or a collaboration with a local nonprofit in a one-time community project. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
BC 219 Verna Jones

Cross Listed with GVPP 497, IDIS 498


CSCE-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES AND CIVIL ENGAGEMENT (3)

DIVERSITY & CULTURE IN MGMT.

An examination of a selected topic or issue related to the research interests of CSCE faculty or a collaboration with a local nonprofit in a one-time community project. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Evangula Brown

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


CSCE-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES AND CIVIL ENGAGEMENT (3)

STRATEGIC SKILLS APPS/WRKFORCE

An examination of a selected topic or issue related to the research interests of CSCE faculty or a collaboration with a local nonprofit in a one-time community project. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Linda Garnett

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


CWPA-753 PUBLISHING ARTS: SPECIAL TOPICS (3) (3)

CREATING YOUR PLATFORM

Intensive exploration of topics in print publishing, electronic publishing and book arts of special interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to specific interests and trends in publishing arts. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Lab fee may be required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 233 Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with ENGL 497


CWPA-780 BOOK ARTS (3)

Hands-on course in which students produce a variety of small literary publications. They serve as editors and designers as well as writers. Also introduces students to book arts, teaching book structure, construction and binding. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 209 Amanda McCormick

Cross Listed with ENGL 497


ENGL-319 TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE (3)

GLOBAL AFRICAN LIT & CULTURE

Readings in global fiction, poetry, and prose. May focus on the literature of one particular region/ country or offer a broader comparative study. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
9:30 AM-12:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE DOCUMENTARY

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required. [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 304 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

COMICS

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required. [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 308 Arnold Blumberg

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ECOTRAUMA

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required. [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Christopher Justice

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-391 TOPICS IN LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY (3)

LANGUAGE OF PROTEST

A consideration of narratives in the ­information age, historical developments through which changes in linguistic ­practice manifest themselves, and information ­theory. The role of languages in the social construction of reality as well as in the ­narrower sense of specific agents of change. May be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Arthur Magida

Cross Listed with PBDS 750


ENGL-497 TOPICS IN LITERATURE (3)

CREATING YOUR PLATFORM

Intensive exploration of topics in literature of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic studied appears under that name in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. prerequisite: none unless listed in the class schedule

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 233 Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with CWPA 753


ENGL-497 TOPICS IN LITERATURE (3)

CUBA

Intensive exploration of topics in literature of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic studied appears under that name in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. prerequisite: none unless listed in the class schedule

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENGL-497 TOPICS IN LITERATURE (3)

BOOK ARTS

Intensive exploration of topics in literature of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic studied appears under that name in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. prerequisite: none unless listed in the class schedule

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 209 Amanda McCormick

Cross Listed with CWPA 780


ENTR-460 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE (3)

Successful nonprofit organizations are consistently challenged to expand their impact, be socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and find new sources of revenue. In response, more and more organizations are discovering innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students and selected nonprofits learn about successful ventures and engage in lectures and hands-on work to determine the feasibility of entrepreneurial ideas, recognize and overcome financial obstacles, and convert social venture ideas into reality. prerequisites: FIN 331 and ENTR 300 / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 760


ENTR-460 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE (3)

Successful nonprofit organizations are consistently challenged to expand their impact, be socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and find new sources of revenue. In response, more and more organizations are discovering innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students and selected nonprofits learn about successful ventures and engage in lectures and hands-on work to determine the feasibility of entrepreneurial ideas, recognize and overcome financial obstacles, and convert social venture ideas into reality. prerequisites: FIN 331 and ENTR 300 / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 760


ENTR-760 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)

Provides a study of how successful nonprofit organizations respond to the challenges of expanding their impact, being socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and finding new sources of revenue. The course will investigate innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students will engage with live social entrepreneurs to evaluate and respond to market opportunities to develop and grow social enterprises. prerequisite: FIN 505 or permission of instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENTR-760 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)

Provides a study of how successful nonprofit organizations respond to the challenges of expanding their impact, being socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and finding new sources of revenue. The course will investigate innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students will engage with live social entrepreneurs to evaluate and respond to market opportunities to develop and grow social enterprises. prerequisite: FIN 505 or permission of instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 100 Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 100 Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI] [QQT] [BPSL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


FSCS-601 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. Prerequisites: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with COSC 430


FSCS-601 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. Prerequisites: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with COSC 430


FSCS-615 INFORMATION RETRIEVAL : PAPER AND ELECTRONIC (3)

Explores gathering of information and data, evidence collection, storage and security of records, personnel records and related issues, privacy issues, security of customer information, duties and obligations of the information technology field. Also focuses on legal access to these records. Prerequisite: FSCS 601. Lab Fee

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 407 Philip Catzen

Cross Listed with FSCS 615


FSCS-615 INFORMATION RETRIEVAL : PAPER AND ELECTRONIC (3)

Explores gathering of information and data, evidence collection, storage and security of records, personnel records and related issues, privacy issues, security of customer information, duties and obligations of the information technology field. Also focuses on legal access to these records. Prerequisite: FSCS 601. Lab Fee

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
CH1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 407 Philip Catzen

Cross Listed with FSCS 615


GAHS-760 LEADERSHIP/ FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR (3)

Graduate-level seminar intended to provide an opportunity to students to integrate learning from their internship/ field placement with course themes and concepts studied in the Global Affairs and Human Security program. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 205 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GAHS-760 LEADERSHIP/ FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR (3)

Graduate-level seminar intended to provide an opportunity to students to integrate learning from their internship/ field placement with course themes and concepts studied in the Global Affairs and Human Security program. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GVPP-297 TOPICS IN POLITICS AND POLICY (3)

IRAN IN GLOBAL CONTEXT

Exploration of topics in Politics and Policy. The actual topic of the course will appear in the schedule of classes. Prerequisite; Depends on course topic and level of difficulty.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 207 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


GVPP-497 TOPICS IN GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY (3)

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Intensive exploration of topics in political science of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study will appear under that name in the Class Schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
BC 219 Verna Jones

Cross Listed with CSCE 497, IDIS 498


HIST-240 EVERYDAY LIVES (3)

SOC HIST OF POP MUSIC

Social history illuminates the lives of ordinary people. This skills course introduces the methods of the social historian to the beginning student. Students read examples of masterful social histories and engage in original research to produce their own depictions of everyday life in a particular period of the past. [HIPL] [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with ARTS 297


HIST-324 MODERN CHINA (3)

Introduces the changes and continuities of modern China since 1860. Students learn to apply their knowledge of Chinese history and historical methodology to analyze current affairs. Students read and analyze primary and secondary sources of modern China and engage in original research to construct their own analysis of one aspect of modern Chinese history. [HIPL] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 408 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-324 MODERN CHINA (3)

Introduces the changes and continuities of modern China since 1860. Students learn to apply their knowledge of Chinese history and historical methodology to analyze current affairs. Students read and analyze primary and secondary sources of modern China and engage in original research to construct their own analysis of one aspect of modern Chinese history. [HIPL] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
8:15 PM-9:35 PM
AC 404 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-354 HISTORY OF GERMANY (3)

A study of Germany from unification to the present, with an emphasis on German politics, society and economics before 1933, the rise and fall of National Socialism, the division of Germany after World War II and the unification of Germany in 1990.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
BC 225 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-383 COMMUNITY HISTORY (3)

Using case studies, this course considers the history of various efforts at community-making in the United States. The role ethnicity, class, race, gender, occupation, religion, age and affinity have played in different places at different times is explored as is nostalgia’s importance to the idea of “community” as a lost quality.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
LC 207 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with CSCE 297


HIST-445 TOPICS IN THE HISTORY OF RELIGION (3)

RELIGIONS IN AMERICA

Intensive study of particular topics in the history of religion, ranging from Christianity and Judaism to Eastern religions or American religious history. Topic varies depending on the interests of the faculty and students. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
BC 309 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with PHIL 419


HIST-477 TECHNOLOGY AND HISTORY (3)

Selected topics in the cause-and-effect relationship of technological developments on societies in various historical periods.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 305 Stephanie Gibson

Cross Listed with CMAT 451


HSMG-725 FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND SYSTEMS (3)

Provides students with foundational knowledge in both geographic information science and Systems that will allow them to better understand and think critically about the role of "place and space" and to engage in the routine use of basic GIS technology in their studies and workplace. Students will learn to use ESRl's ArcGIS to create maps and analyze geo-data and relationships, and to present their results to others. prerequisite: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with PUAD 725, CRJU 725


IDIA-602 GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINCIPLES (3)

Emphasizes strategies for visual problem-solving and techniques for creating comprehensive layouts using principles of design and typography. Hands-on course for students with a limited background in graphic design. Pass/fail grading. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 WEB WEB Megan Rhee

Cross Listed with PBDS 502


IDIA-602 GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINCIPLES (3)

Emphasizes strategies for visual problem-solving and techniques for creating comprehensive layouts using principles of design and typography. Hands-on course for students with a limited background in graphic design. Pass/fail grading. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Megan Rhee

Cross Listed with PBDS 502


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MODERN CHINA

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 408 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 324


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

GLOBAL AFRICAN LIT & CULTURE

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
9:30 AM-12:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 319


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MODERN CHINA

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Wednesday
8:15 PM-9:35 PM
AC 404 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 324


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

CUBAN LIT. ARTS/CULTURAL HIST

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 497


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

HISTORY OF GERMANY

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
BC 225 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with HIST 354


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

IRAN IN GLOBAL CONTEXT

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research. [GIK] [ELECGE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
005 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 207 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with GVPP 297


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Intensive exploration of topics in interdisciplinary studies of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies depending on the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
BC 219 Verna Jones

Cross Listed with CSCE 497, GVPP 497


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

DIVERSITY AND CULTURE IN MGMT

Intensive exploration of topics in interdisciplinary studies of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies depending on the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Evangula Brown

Cross Listed with CSCE 497


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

STRATEGIC SKILLS APPS/WRK FRCE

Intensive exploration of topics in interdisciplinary studies of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies depending on the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Linda Garnett

Cross Listed with CSCE 497


INSS-209 INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING (3)

This course develops logical and analytical thinking through basic programming concepts like looping, simple sequence, decision and branching. It also provides an exposure to algorithm development for the design of simple programs. Topics include basic concepts of data and file organization.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 216 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with COSC 151


JPLA-498 CAPSTONE PROJECT (3)

Serves as the culmination of the student's program of study in jurisprudence and is required for all jurisprudence majors. Students consult with the instructor or another faculty member with relevant expertise to develop a mutually agreed-upon capstone project that demonstrates the student's understanding of jurisprudence. Prerequisite: Permission of Program Director and completion of all the other required courses in the major.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 404 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with PHIL 499


LAW-608 TORTS I (4)

Law of imposed liability for personal, property and economic harm; negligence (including professional malpractice), strict liability (including products liability) and intentional torts; causation and elements of damages; affirmative defenses and limitation of duties including: assumption of the risk, contributory negligence, comparative negligence, immunity, limited liability of property owners.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
329 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 1002 Robert Lande

Cross Listed with LAWG 608


LAW-622 COMPARATIVE LAW : LAW IN CONTEXT (3)

The course provides an introduction to differences and similarities among the world's legal systems. Students will discuss the variety of possible solutions to fundamental legal problems in differing cultures and legal institutions. The class will consider the constitution, litigation, legislation, interpretation and enforcement of justice, and how the United States legal system compares to those of other federations, states and nations. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
319 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 403 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAWG 622


LAW-652 PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY (3)

Study of the ethics and law of lawyering, approaching attorney problems from multiple perspectives. Topics will include: professionalism, the organization of the bar, attorney discipline and disability, the delivery of legal services, the attorney client relationship, the duties of loyalty and confidentiality, fees, and various issues, including conflict of interest and substance abuse.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 803 Elizabeth Samuels

Cross Listed with LAWG 652


LAW-700 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

Analysis of federal administrative agencies, including their legislative and judicial nature, congressional delegation of powers, promulgation of regulations, adjudication and judicial review. Emphasis will be on the Federal Administrative Procedure Act. [Open enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 603 Michele Gilman

Cross Listed with LAWG 700


LAW-704 ANTITRUST LAW (3)

The study of the federal laws affecting competition between businesses. This course will examine the concepts of competition, market power, monopoly, and practices that might restrain trade. Mergers, boycotts, conspiracies, predation, joint ventures, price discrimination and marketing and other distribution restraints will be analyzed in light of the statutory desire to foster a more competitive economy. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 608 Robert Lande

Cross Listed with LAWG 704


LAW-711 CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probable cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 802 Steven Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 711


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 803 Barbara Babb

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 608 Margaret Johnson

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Michelle Ewert

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 802 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Jaime Lee

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 802 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-726 IMMIGRATION LAW (3)

An introduction to the laws dealing with aliens, i.e., non-immigrants, immigrants, undocumented persons, and refugees. Includes: an examination of the constitutional and statutory provisions and the underlying policies; procedures dealing with specific immigration issues; acquisition and loss of American citizenship; and proposals to reform the present law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 803 Elizabeth Keyes

Cross Listed with LAWG 726, LEST 605


LAW-728 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS (3)

An introductory course considering the legal issues arising out of private transactions across national borders. The class discusses several or all of the following subjects; the international trade of goods; technology transfer; foreign direct investment; and dispute resolution in international transactions (including jurisdiction, arbitration, choice of law, extraterritorial jurisdiction and discovery, and the enforcement of international judgments and arbitral awards, [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAWG 728


LAW-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 729, LEST 605


LAW-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 402 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 729


LAW-730 JUVENILE JUSTICE (3)

A practice-oriented examination of the historical and philosophical basis for a separate juvenile justice process; jurisdiction and substantive law; the legal status of children in the juvenile justice process; the role of the Supreme Court in the juvenile justice process; juvenile delinquency issues and procedures; child abuse and neglect. Primary emphasis will be on Maryland Law, especially the Juvenile Causes Act. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:45 PM
AL 402 Odeana Neal

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-737 EMPLOYMENT LAW (3)

Analysis of statutory and common law principles arising in the workplace: the employer's obligations and the employees' rights. Topics covered include wrongful discharge and other employment torts, employment contracts, drug testing, occupational safety and health, individual employee rights, and wage and hour laws. The course briefly covers anti-discrimination laws and labor laws, but is not a substitute for either Employment Discrimination Law or Labor Law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 408 Nancy Modesitt

Cross Listed with LAWG 737


LAW-739 ELDER LAW (3)

An important subset of estate planning involves an area of law that has been dubbed "elder law." Families confront a myriad of financial challenges when a loved one needs long term care. Students will be taken through case studies and a group project to expose them to the planning options that exist when advising families on protecting their life's savings from the costs of care. This course covers select laws and pertinent cases dealing with Medicaid, Medicare, guardianship, Social Security programs, investments, trusts, insurances, and taxation of income, gifts and estates. Legal documents typically indicated for elder law matters are also reviewed. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 802 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 803 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedure. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: Civil Procedure I and II. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 802 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 751


LAW-772 MARYLAND CRIMINAL PRACTICE (3)

This class is designed for students who intend to practice in the trial courts of Maryland. This course will expose the students to the procedures utilized in both the District and Circuit Courts when dealing with Criminal cases. The course will prepare the students for the issues they will confront in a very practical way when representing a client charged with a crime whether petty or serious before the Maryland Trial Courts. Prerequisite : Criminal Law [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 772


LAW-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

Students represent low-income taxpayers involved in matters with the Internal Revenue Service. Under the supervision of a faculty member, students interview clients, research substantive and procedural law, and represent clients before the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court. The course includes a weekly seminar and supervision meetings in addition to case work. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Professional Responsibility. Recommended: Interviewing, Negotiating, and Counseling; Tax Practice and Procedure. [Admission by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 800I


LAW-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

Students represent low-income taxpayers involved in matters with the Internal Revenue Service. Under the supervision of a faculty member, students interview clients, research substantive and procedural law, and represent clients before the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court. The course includes a weekly seminar and supervision meetings in addition to case work. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Professional Responsibility. Recommended: Interviewing, Negotiating, and Counseling; Tax Practice and Procedure. [Admission by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 800I


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Jane Murphy
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-831 TAX POLICY SEMINAR (3)

Intensive study of selected issues with emphasis on the federal income tax. Students will consider problem areas from the standpoint of tax policy and will examine these issues from a legal, economic, social and administrability viewpoint. Prerequisites: Any federal tax course or permission of the instructor. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAW-831 TAX POLICY SEMINAR (3)

Intensive study of selected issues with emphasis on the federal income tax. Students will consider problem areas from the standpoint of tax policy and will examine these issues from a legal, economic, social and administrability viewpoint. Prerequisites: Any federal tax course or permission of the instructor. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAW-834 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW SEMINAR (3)

A survey of the developing law of international human rights addressing the history of the concept of human rights, international organizations and judicial fora, including a review of the primary international treaties and customary law principles, domestic and international refugee law and policies, review of the structure and role of regional organizations, the application of international human rights law in U.S. courts, a review of comparative constitutional law with regard to domestic implementation of international human rights norms, and researching public international law issues. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
1:30 PM-4:15 PM
AL 602 John Bessler

Cross Listed with LAWG 834


LAW-895 SPECIAL TOPICS IN LAW : EXPERIENTIAL (1 - 3)

An intensive exploration into specialty topics in the law through simulation of legal practice. This classroom course will integrate doctrine, theory, skills and legal ethics, while engaging students in performance of professional skills and self-reflection. Topics offer oppotunities to inegrate new or unique material in the legal environment or more detailed analysis into specialty issues and trends. Refer to semester class schedule for title and description of topic offered. May be repeated for credit when the topic varies. Prerequisite: to be determined by the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 LAW STAFF
Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAWT 795


LAW-895 SPECIAL TOPICS IN LAW : EXPERIENTIAL (1 - 3)

An intensive exploration into specialty topics in the law through simulation of legal practice. This classroom course will integrate doctrine, theory, skills and legal ethics, while engaging students in performance of professional skills and self-reflection. Topics offer oppotunities to inegrate new or unique material in the legal environment or more detailed analysis into specialty issues and trends. Refer to semester class schedule for title and description of topic offered. May be repeated for credit when the topic varies. Prerequisite: to be determined by the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 LAW STAFF
Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAWT 795


LAW-951 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies, and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation, and liquidation of S-corporations are also covered. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 951, TAXA 652


LAW-952 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Problems encountered in the formation, operation, and liquidation of a partnership including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions, and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAWT 952, TAXA 653


LAW-953 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (3)

Basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation, and the alternative minimum tax. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAWT 953, TAXA 651


LAW-955 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service, including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals, conferences and practice before the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. district courts, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and appellate courts. Also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 955, TAXA 654


LAW-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING WORKSHOP (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, TAXA 650


LAW-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING WORKSHOP (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, TAXA 650


LAW-957 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX II (3)

Continuation of basic tax concepts including cash and accrual methods, capital gains and losses, 1231 transactions, recapture, original issue discount and imputed interest, below-market loans, installment sales, like kind exchanges, involuntary conversions, the at-risk rules, and passive loss rules. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAWT 957, TAXA 678


LAW-971 ESTATE AND GIFT TAX (3)

Basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation, including valuation, inter vivos transfers, disclaimers, determination of the taxable estate, transfers with retained interests or powers, joint interests, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the marital deduction, credits, and the generation-skipping transfer tax. Prerequisites: Property and Federal Income Tax; Co-rerequisite: Trusts and Estates. The day section of this course is a J.D. offering. The evening section of this course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 971, TAXA 660


LAW-972 ESTATE PLANNING (3)

Methods of disposing of estates by will, life insurance, inter vivos arrangements and consideration of resulting tax and administrative problems. Course also focuses on gathering and analyzing facts in the planning and drafting of trusts, wills, and related documents. Prerequisites: Property, Federal Income Tax, Estate and Gift Taxation, Trusts & Estates. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 972, TAXA 667


LAW-973 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUST (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax . This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAWT 973, TAXA 670


LAW-973 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUST (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax . This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAWT 973, TAXA 670


LAW-974 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

Analysis of the federal income tax provisions applying to U.S. inbound and outbound transactions and investments. Course covers U.S. resident status, source-of-income rules, graduated tax on effectively connected income, withholding tax on FDAP income, branch profits tax, FIRPTA, tax treaties, foreign tax credit, foreign earned income exclusion, Subpart F, and transfer pricing. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 974, TAXA 662


LAW-977 QUALIFIED PENSION AND PROFIT-SHARING PLANS (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. Course is geared toward understanding all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification, with emphasis on qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 977, TAXA 663


LAW-977 QUALIFIED PENSION AND PROFIT-SHARING PLANS (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. Course is geared toward understanding all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification, with emphasis on qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 977, TAXA 663


LAW-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax a multistate business. Specific topics will include the Commerce Clause, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover apportionment of income derived from a multistate business and combined versus separate entity reporting. Maryland state and local taxation also will be examined briefly. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sheldon Laskin

Cross Listed with LAWT 979, TAXA 672


LAWG-608 LLMUS TORTS (3)

Law of imposed liability for personal, property and economic harm; negligence (including professional malpractice), strict liability (including products liability) and intentional torts; causation and elements of damages; affirmative defenses and limitatiosn of duties including; assumptionm of the risk, contributory negligence, comparative negligence, immunity, limited liability of property owners.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
329G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 1002 Robert Lande

Cross Listed with LAW 608


LAWG-622 LLMUS COMPARATIVE LAW : LAW IN CONTEXT (3)

The course provides an introduction to differences and similarities among the world's legal systems. Students will discuss the variety of possible solutions to fundamental legal problems in differing cultures and legal institutions. The class will consider the constitution, litigation, legislation, interpretation and enforcement of justice, and how the United States legal system compares to those of other federations, states and nations. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
319G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 403 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAW 622


LAWG-652 LLMUS PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY (3)

Study of the ethics and law of lawyering, approaching attorney problems from multiple perspectives. Topics will include: professionalism, the organization of the bar, attorney discipline and disability, the delivery of legal services, the attorney client relationship, the duties of loyalty and confidentiality, fees, and various issues, including conflict of interest and substance abuse.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 803 Elizabeth Samuels

Cross Listed with LAW 652


LAWG-700 LLMUS ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

Analysis of federal administrative agencies, including their legislative and judicial nature, congressional delegation of powers, promulgation of regulations, adjudication and judicial review. Emphasis will be on the Federal Administrative Procedure Act. [Open enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 603 Michele Gilman

Cross Listed with LAW 700


LAWG-704 LLMUS ANTITRUST LAW (3)

The study of the federal laws affecting competition between businesses. This course will examine the concepts of competition, market power, monopoly, and practices that might restrain trade. Mergers, boycotts, conspiracies, predation, joint ventures, price discrimination and marketing and other distribution restraints will be analyzed in light of the statutory desire to foster a more competitive economy. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 608 Robert Lande

Cross Listed with LAW 704


LAWG-711 LLMUS CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probably cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 802 Steven Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 711


LAWG-716 LLMUS FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 803 Barbara Babb

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-716 LLMUS FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 608 Margaret Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-716 LLMUS FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Michelle Ewert

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's) limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's) and corporations ( with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In additon, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity- equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's) limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's) and corporations ( with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In additon, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity- equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 802 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's) limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's) and corporations ( with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In additon, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity- equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Jaime Lee

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's) limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's) and corporations ( with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In additon, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity- equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 802 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-726 LLMUS IMMIGRATION LAW (3)

An introduction to the laws dealing with aliens, i.e. non-immigrants, immigrants, undocumented persons, and refugees. Includes: an examination of the constitutional and statutory provisions and the underlying policies, procedures dealing with specific immigration issues; acquisition and loss of American citizenship; and proposals to reform the present law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 803 Elizabeth Keyes

Cross Listed with LAW 726, LEST 605


LAWG-728 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTION (3)

International regulation of world economic activity; legal implications of free market and free trade philosophy; institutions affecting and controlling world trade regional roles, e.g., Common Market; methods of doing business; anti-trust laws; multi-nations; claim settling; exchange controls; analysis of current problems and trends. [Open Enrollment}.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAW 728


LAWG-729 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LEST 605


LAWG-729 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 402 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 729


LAWG-737 LLMUS EMPLOYMENT LAW (3)

Analysis of statutory and common law principles arising in the workplace: the employer's obligations and the employees' rights. Topics covered include wrongful discharge and other employment torts, employment contracts, drug testing, occupational safety and health, individual employee rights, and wage and hour laws. The course briefly covers anti-discrimination laws and labor laws, but is not a substitute for either Employment Discrimination Law or Labor Law.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 408 Nancy Modesitt

Cross Listed with LAW 737


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 802 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 803 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 803 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG).

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 802 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG).

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 803 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG).

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-751 LLMUS MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedures. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery'; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: None]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 802 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAW 751


LAWG-772 MARYLAND CRIMINAL PRACTICE (3)

This class is designed for students who intend to practice in the trial courts of Maryland. This course will expose the students to the procedures utilized in both the District and Circuit Courts when dealing with Criminal cases. The course will prepare the students for the issues they will confront in a very practical way when representing a client charged with a crime whether petty or serious before the Maryland Trial Courts. Prerequisite : Criminal Law

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550G 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAW 772


LAWG-834 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW SEMINAR (3)

A survey of the developing law of international human rights addressing the history of the concept of human rights, international organizations and judicial fora, including a review of the primary international treaties and customary law principles, domestic and international refugee law and policies, review of the structure and role of regional organizations, the application of international human rights law in U.S. courts, a review of comparative constitutional law with regard to domestic implementation of international human rights norms, and researching public international law issues. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
1:30 PM-4:15 PM
AL 602 John Bessler

Cross Listed with LAW 834


LAWT-795 SPECIAL TOPICS IN LAW (1 - 3)

An intensive exploration into specialty topics in the law. Topics offer opportunities to integrate new material reflecting changes in the field or more detailed analysis into issues and trends. Refer to semester class schedule for title and description of topic offered. May be repeated for credit when the topic varies. Prerequisite: to be determined by the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 LAW STAFF
Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAW 895


LAWT-795 SPECIAL TOPICS IN LAW (1 - 3)

An intensive exploration into specialty topics in the law. Topics offer opportunities to integrate new material reflecting changes in the field or more detailed analysis into issues and trends. Refer to semester class schedule for title and description of topic offered. May be repeated for credit when the topic varies. Prerequisite: to be determined by the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 LAW STAFF
Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAW 895


LAWT-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

Students represent low-income taxpayers involved in matters with the Internal Revenue Service. Under the supervision of a faculty member, students interview clients, research substantive and procedural law, and represent clients before the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court. The course includes a weekly seminar and supervision meetings in addition to case work. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Professional Responsibility. Recommended: Interviewing, Negotiating, and Counseling; Tax Practice and Procedure. [Admission by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 800I


LAWT-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

Students represent low-income taxpayers involved in matters with the Internal Revenue Service. Under the supervision of a faculty member, students interview clients, research substantive and procedural law, and represent clients before the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court. The course includes a weekly seminar and supervision meetings in addition to case work. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Professional Responsibility. Recommended: Interviewing, Negotiating, and Counseling; Tax Practice and Procedure. [Admission by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 800I


LAWT-951 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies, and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation, and liquidation of S-corporations are also covered.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 951, TAXA 652


LAWT-952 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Problems encountered in the formation, operation, and liquidation of a partnership including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions, and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 952, TAXA 653


LAWT-953 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (3)

Basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation, and the alternative minimum tax.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, TAXA 651


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

Study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students will be required to prepare a paper on a tax policy question of their choice.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

Study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students will be required to prepare a paper on a tax policy question of their choice.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAWT-955 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals conferences and practice before the United States Tax Court, the United States District Court, the United States Claims Court, and appellate courts. Course also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, TAXA 654


LAWT-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAW 956, TAXA 650


LAWT-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 956, TAXA 650


LAWT-957 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX II (3)

Continuation of basic tax concepts including cash and accrual methods, capital gains and losses, 1231 transactions, recapture, original issue discount and imputed interest, below-market loans, installment sales, like kind exchanges, involuntary conversions, the at-risk rules, and passive loss rules.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAW 957, TAXA 678


LAWT-971 ESTATE AND GIFT TAX (3)

Basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation including computation of the taxable estate, inter vivos transfers, transfers in contemplation of death, transfers with retained interest or powers, joint interest, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the martial deduction and the unified credit.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, TAXA 660


LAWT-972 ESTATE PLANNING (667) (3)

Methods of disposing of estates by will, life insurance, inter vivos arrangements and consideration of resulting tax and administrative problems. Course also focuses on gathering and analyzing facts in the planning and drafting of trusts, wills, and related documents. Prerequisite: Estate and Gift Taxation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, TAXA 667


LAWT-973 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUST (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAW 973, TAXA 670


LAWT-973 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUST (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAW 973, TAXA 670


LAWT-974 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

Analysis of the federal income tax provisions applying to US inbound and outbound transactions and investments. Course covers US resident status, source-of-income rules, graduated tax on effectively connected income, withholding tax on FDAP income, branch profits tax, FIRPTA, tax treaties, foreign tax credit, foreign earned income exclusion, subpart F, and transfer pricing.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 974, TAXA 662


LAWT-977 QUALIFIED PENSIONS & PROFIT SHARING PLANS(663) (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. The course is geared toward understanding of all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification,and emphasiswill be placed upon qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 977, TAXA 663


LAWT-977 QUALIFIED PENSIONS & PROFIT SHARING PLANS(663) (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. The course is geared toward understanding of all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification,and emphasiswill be placed upon qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 977, TAXA 663


LAWT-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax a multistate business. Specific topics will include the Commerce Clause, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover apportionment of income derived from a multistate business and combined versus separate entity reporting. Maryland state and local taxation also will be examined briefly.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sheldon Laskin

Cross Listed with LAW 979, TAXA 672


LAWT-999 INDEPENDENT STUDY (799) (1 - 3)

Students may study an area of particular interest to them not covered in a significant way elsewhere in the program, via an independent study. In order to qualify for an independent study, students must obtain the consent of a full-time faculty member to supervise the project and submit a written proposal. The written proposal must be approved by the supervising faculty member and the program director. Only students what a grade point average of 3.0 or higher who have completed 15 credit hours of tax courses in the program may undertake an independent study.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/22/2016 - 12/14/2016   Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

IMMIGRATION LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 803 Elizabeth Keyes

Cross Listed with LAW 726, LAWG 726


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

INTERNATIONAL LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/22/2016 - 11/29/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LAWG 729


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

ELDER LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 408 LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 739


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

JUVENILE JUSTICE

Varying course offering that explores a particular issue, context or method of the law. Course may be repeated for credit where topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:45 PM
AL 402 Odeana Neal

Cross Listed with LAW 730


LEST-628 ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND ETHICS (3)

The pressing ethical, legal and political issues facing the world today that have to do with the relationship between humans and the nonhuman world. Explores environmental ethics through classic and contemporary readings from a wide array of philosophic and literary traditions. Examines the role legal institutions play in our efforts (or lack thereof) to deal with ethical issues involving the environment.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
AC 252 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 497


MATH-113 MATHEMATICS FOR LIBERAL ARTS (3)

Explores the aesthetics and utility of mathematics through the study of basic mathematical concepts and ideas. Topics are chosen from sets, counting methods, mathematical systems, basic rules of probability, statistics, logic, finance, geometry,numeration systems and modeling. Not open to those who successfully completed MATH 111 or MATH 115. prerequisites: adequate placement test score or successful completion of MATH 100 or successful completion of a course that satisfies the University of Baltimore General Education Math requirement. [MATH] [QQT] [MA] Note, students who have taken a college-level math course should talk to their advisor before enrolling in this course.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Haitham Alkhateeb

Cross Listed with MATH 125


MGMT-498 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

To better understand and succeed in global business today, there is no better way than direct experience through immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad. Prerequisite: department consent required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
498 1/4/2017 - 1/24/2017 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-498 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

To better understand and succeed in global business today, there is no better way than direct experience through immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad. Prerequisite: department consent required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
THA 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 TBA Room TBD Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-625 COLLABORATION, NEGOTIATION AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT (3)

Addresses negotiation skills and the capacity to effectively resolve conflicts. Students apply theory and research to the practice of negotiation and conflict management through practical, hands-on experience including simple buyer-seller bargaining; labor-management negotiations; impasse resolution; and complex, multiparty, multiissue negotiations. prerequisite: MGMT 605 or MGMT 600

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 112 CPA STAFF

Cross Listed with CNCM 513


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

There is no better way to understand and succeed in global business today than through direct experience, or immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will also engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad. prerequisite: department consent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
GHA 1/4/2017 - 1/24/2017 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

There is no better way to understand and succeed in global business today than through direct experience, or immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will also engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad. prerequisite: department consent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
THA 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 TBA Room TBD Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


PBDS-502 INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINCIPLES (3)

Hands-on course for students with a limited background in graphic design. Emphasis on basic strategies for visual problem-solving and techniques for preparing comprehensive layouts. Pass/fail grading. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 WEB WEB Megan Rhee

Cross Listed with IDIA 602


PBDS-502 INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINCIPLES (3)

Hands-on course for students with a limited background in graphic design. Emphasis on basic strategies for visual problem-solving and techniques for preparing comprehensive layouts. Pass/fail grading. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Megan Rhee

Cross Listed with IDIA 602


PBDS-602 INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL VIDEO (3)

Introductory course in video and audio production. Students learn to shoot, light, edit, and record sound in a digital environment. They also gain experience in producing for videotape, CD-ROM, DVD and the Web. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 369


PBDS-615 TYPOGRAPHY I (3)

Exploration of the fundamentals of typographic form and function, progressing through the history, physical characteristics and implementation of type. Projects include the application of basic principles to an increasingly complex set of typographic problems. Knowledge of either Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator is required for this class, which must be taken within the first 9 credits of study. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PBDS-615 TYPOGRAPHY I (3)

Exploration of the fundamentals of typographic form and function, progressing through the history, physical characteristics and implementation of type. Projects include the application of basic principles to an increasingly complex set of typographic problems. Knowledge of either Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator is required for this class, which must be taken within the first 9 credits of study. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PBDS-639 VIDEO AESTHETICS & TECHNIQUE (3)

In-depth analysis of the aesthetic variables affecting video programs. Advanced video and audio projects culminating in a thesis-quality production. Lab fee required. prerequisite: PBDS 602

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 469


PBDS-660 WEB DEVELOPMENT (3)

Introduction to current standards and best practices for Web design. Emphasis on frameworks, content management systems and tools available for building and maintaining dynamic Web sites. Students must pass the pretest or pass PBDS 501 before registering for this course. lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB David Patschke

Cross Listed with CMAT 459


PBDS-662 DESIGN FOR DIGITAL ENVIRONMENTS (3)

A digital interface design course focusing on design principles, elements and typography applied to interactive sites and other dynamic media. Students explore visually striking identity development and content styles, design mock-ups using creative software and implement designs across digital environments. Emphasis is on creatively conceptualizing, branding across media, designing with Web standards, implementing information architecture and user experiences successfully, and creating effective visual communications. Lab fee required. prerequisites: PBDS 601, PBDS 615 and PBDS 660, or permission of the instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 205 Joseph Fioramonti

Cross Listed with CMAT 459


PBDS-671 MOTION GRAPHICS FOR FILM AND VIDEO (3)

After examining ways that motion graphics—logos, titles, etc.—differ from static graphics, and after learning various tools and animation techniques, students conceptualize, storyboard and produce motion graphics for video and other screen-based delivery systems. Lab fee required. prerequisites: PBDS 601, PBDS 602, PBDS 615 and PBDS 645

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with CMAT 456


PBDS-750 WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

LANGUAGE OF PROTEST

Intensive exploration of topics in writing of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Lab fee may be required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Arthur Magida

Cross Listed with ENGL 391


PBDS-751 GRAPHIC DESIGN: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

3D DESIGN

Intensive exploration of topics in graphic design of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Lab fee may be required. prerequisites: PBDS 615 and 601

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with CMAT 497


PHIL-419 RELIGIONS IN AMERICA (3)

A study of the historical and theological developments in Protestantism, Catholicism and Judaism on the American continent, from the colonial period to the present, including a consideration of the ways in which American civilization modified European religious traditions and developed new sects, cults and religious traditions.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
BC 309 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with HIST 445


PHIL-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHILOSOPHY (3)

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND ETHICS

Intensive exploration of topics in philosophy of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The subject studied appears under the Topics heading in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
AC 252 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with LEST 628


PHIL-499 CAPSTONE IN PHILOSOPHY, SOCIETY AND APPLIED ETHICS (3)

A culmination of the student's program of study in the Philosophy, Society and Applied Ethics program. Required for all Philosophy, Society and Applied Ethics majors. Students consult with the instructor or another faculty member with relevant expertise to develop a mutually agreed upon capstone project that demonstrates the student's understanding of the relationship between philosophy and his or her chosen subfield. prerequisite: permission of program director; co-or prerequisite all other required courses in the major

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 404 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with JPLA 498


PSYC-355 INTERVIEWING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

A consideration of the principles and techniques of the interview as a personnel selection or research tool. Designed for students interested in the utilization of interview information in applied settings.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 210 John Gasparini

Cross Listed with APPL 604


PSYC-405 TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS (3)

Introduction to the requirements for instruments used in the measurement of human behavior. Includes a study of the theory and methods of psychological measurement and a review of several representative types of tests. Laboratory fee required. prerequisites: PSYC 100 or an equivalent introductory psychology course and PSYC 309 or permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Jae Yeon Jeong

Cross Listed with APPL 608


PSYC-405 TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS (3)

Introduction to the requirements for instruments used in the measurement of human behavior. Includes a study of the theory and methods of psychological measurement and a review of several representative types of tests. Laboratory fee required. prerequisites: PSYC 100 or an equivalent introductory psychology course and PSYC 309 or permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Thomas Tsuji

Cross Listed with APPL 608


PSYC-497 TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY (3)

PERSONALITY AT WORK

An intensive exploration of topics in psychology of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to their concurrent interests. The subject studied appears under the Topics heading in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
7:30 PM-10:00 PM
AC 236 Rebecca Thompson

Cross Listed with APPL 657


PSYC-497 TOPICS IN PSYCHOLOGY (3)

BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOR

An intensive exploration of topics in psychology of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to their concurrent interests. The subject studied appears under the Topics heading in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with APPL 601


PUAD-725 FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE AND SYSTEMS (3)

Provides students with foundational knowledge in both geographic information science and Systems that will allow them to better understand and think critically about the role of "place and space" and to engage in the routine use of basic GIS technology in their studies and workplace. Students will learn to use ESRI's ArcGIS to create maps and analyze geo-data and relationships, and to present their results to others. prerequisites: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with HSMG 725, CRJU 725


PUAD-898 CONTINUOUS ENROLLMENT (1)

Provides continuing faculty direction, academic support services and enrollment services for students who have completed all course requirements for the degree but have not completed a thesis or final project. Students continue the independent work leading to finishing the thesis or final project that is significantly under way. Course may be repeated for credit as needed. Eligible for continuing studies (CS) grade; otherwise grading is pass/fail. prerequisite: completion of all course requirements for degree program

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
086 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 TBA Room TBD Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with PUAD 899


PUAD-899 DISSERTATION RESEARCH (3 - 12)

A written descriptive and prescriptive evaluation of the management practices of an existing agency to determine the efficacy of its structure and/or procedures. The project is directed by a faculty adviser and results in a written product for which there is an oral defense before a committee of three faculty members. Eligible for continuing studies (CS) grade; otherwise grading is pass/fail.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
086 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 TBA Room TBD Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with PUAD 898


TAXA-650 TAX RESEARCH AND WRITING (3)

Covers research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials and methodology. Students are required to prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016   AL 016 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAW 956, LAWT 956


TAXA-650 TAX RESEARCH AND WRITING (3)

Covers research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials and methodology. Students are required to prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 956, LAWT 956


TAXA-651 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (3)

Covers basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation and the alternative minimum tax.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, LAWT 953


TAXA-652 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Covers federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation and liquidation of S corporations discussed briefly.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 951, LAWT 951


TAXA-653 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Explores problems encountered in the formation, operation and liquidation of a partnership, including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016   AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 952, LAWT 952


TAXA-654 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Covers aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service, including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals conferences and practice before the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. District Courts, Claims Court and appellate courts. Also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/30/2016   AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, LAWT 955


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

A study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public-policy perspective with a focus on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a paper on a tax policy issue approved by the professor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

A study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public-policy perspective with a focus on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a paper on a tax policy issue approved by the professor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 016 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-660 ESTATE AND GIFT TAXATION (3)

Covers the basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation, including computation of the taxable estate, inter vivos transfers, transfers in contemplation of death, transfers with retained interests or powers, joint interests, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the marital deduction and the unified credit.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 016 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, LAWT 971


TAXA-662 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

Analysis of the federal income tax provisions applying to U.S. inbound and outbound transactions and investments. Course covers U.S. resident status, source-of-income rules, graduated tax on effectively connected income, withholding tax on FDAP income, branch profits tax, FIRPTA, tax treaties, foreign tax credit, foreign earned income exclusion, Subpart F and transfer pricing.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 974, LAWT 974


TAXA-663 QUALIFIED PENSION AND PROFIT-SHARING PLANS (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. Geared toward understanding all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification, with emphasis on qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 977, LAWT 977


TAXA-663 QUALIFIED PENSION AND PROFIT-SHARING PLANS (3)

An introduction to pension and profit-sharing law with particular emphasis on Title 2 (IRS) of ERISA. Geared toward understanding all of the pension and profit-sharing rules that must be met for plan qualification, with emphasis on qualified plan planning for both incorporated and unincorporated forms of business.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 016 Mildeen Worrell
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 977, LAWT 977


TAXA-667 ESTATE PLANNING (972) (3)

Examines methods of disposing of estates by will, life insurance, inter vivos arrangements and the consideration of resulting tax and administrative problems. Also focuses on gathering and analyzing facts in the planning and drafting of trusts, wills and related documents. additional prerequisite: TAXA 660

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, LAWT 972


TAXA-670 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUSTS (3)

Covers federal income taxation of decedents’ estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Also covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAW 973, LAWT 973


TAXA-670 INCOME TAXATION OF ESTATES AND TRUSTS (3)

Covers federal income taxation of decedents’ estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Also covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 11/28/2016   AL 016 Kevin Bress
Cheryl Jones

Cross Listed with LAW 973, LAWT 973


TAXA-672 STATE AND LOCAL TAXATION (3)

Explores federal constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax a multistate business. Specific topics include the Commerce Clause, sales and use tax nexus and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. Also covers apportionment of income derived from a multistate business and combined versus separate entity reporting. Maryland state and local taxation also are examined briefly.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 608 Sheldon Laskin

Cross Listed with LAW 979, LAWT 979


TAXA-678 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX II (3)

A continuation of basic tax concepts, including cash and accrual methods, capital gains and losses, 1231 transactions, recapture, original issue discount and imputed interest, below-market loans, installment sales, like-kind exchanges, involuntary conversions, at-risk rules and passive loss rules.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/9/2017 - 4/24/2017   AL 608 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAW 957, LAWT 957


TAXA-799 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1 - 2)

Students may study an area of particular interest to them, not covered in a significant way elsewhere in the program, via an independent study. To qualify, students must submit a written proposal and obtain the consent of a faculty member who supervises the project. The proposal must be approved by both the supervising faculty member and the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/22/2016 - 12/14/2016   Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 999


UNIV-201 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR: INTELLECTUAL TRANSITIONS (3)

(Reserved for CAS students ) Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student’s major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Learning, learning communities and other general education courses. All sophomores participate in a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Student engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite: INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more) [CTE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Susan Beam

Cross Listed with UNIV 202, UNIV 203


UNIV-202 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR: INTELLECTUAL TRANSITIONS (3)

(Reserved for CPA students) Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student's major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University learning, learning communities and other general-education courses. All sophomores participate In a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical-thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Students engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. Prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more). ) [CTE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Susan Beam

Cross Listed with UNIV 201, UNIV 203


UNIV-203 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR: INTELLECTUAL TRANSITIONS (3)

(Reserved for MSB students ) Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student's major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Learning, learning communities and other general-education courses. All sophomores participate in a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical-thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Students engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite: INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more). [CTE]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 WEB WEB Susan Beam

Cross Listed with UNIV 201, UNIV 202


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
LC1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 John Chapin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
LC1Q 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 John Chapin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 Tracy Gold

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1Q 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 Tracy Gold

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 232 Gary Sieck

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2Q 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 232 Gary Sieck

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 221 John Tobin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3Q 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 221 John Tobin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP4 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
AC 238 Sharea Harris

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP4Q 8/29/2016 - 12/18/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
AC 238 Sharea Harris

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 Nikki Richard

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1Q 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 232 Nikki Richard

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 232 John Tobin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2Q 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 232 John Tobin

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 221 Gary Sieck

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

Helps students develop fluency in writing clear, forceful, effective prose and acquire the college-level reasoning, reading and writing skills that they will find necessary for success in other college courses. prerequisite: adequate score on placement test or completion of designated developmental writing courses with a grade of C- or higher [WRIT] [COM] [COMP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3Q 1/30/2017 - 5/21/2017 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 221 Gary Sieck

Cross Listed with WRIT 101