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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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
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
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

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
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 321 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 755


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 001 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 001 William Bavis

Cross Listed with ACCT 497


ACCT-630 CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN FINANCIAL REPORTING (3)

Explores theoretical and conceptual foundations of generally accepted accounting principles and practices as well as certain other principles and practices not generally accepted. Recent and current literature is studied to provide coverage of the basic postulates, assumptions and standards underlying the measurement criteria and practices of financial accounting. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with FIN 700


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 321 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 409 Katharine Lacefield

Cross Listed with PSYC 405


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 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
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 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
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Katharine Shaffer

Cross Listed with APPL 703


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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 237 Sandra Acquah

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 237 Sandra Acquah

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 237 Sandra Acquah

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 237 Sandra Acquah

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Ryan Hoffman

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
104 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Ryan Hoffman

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE COEN BROTHERS

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-366 PRODUCING SOUND PORTRAITS (3)

Introduction to the art and craft of audio production. Students will listen to and produce a series of short audio programs, learning the tools, techniques, and asthetics of the craft along the way.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jonathan Shorr

Cross Listed with PBDS 753


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 304 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 David Patschke

Cross Listed with PBDS 661


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 313A Ivan Sheehan
Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 208 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with FSCS 601


CRJU-445 THE INSIDE-OUT PRISON EXCHANGE PROGRAM (3)

Inside-Out brings "outside" students -college undergraduates and graduates, particularly those pursuing careers in criminal justice and related fields together with "inside" students -incarcerated men and women -to study as peers behind prison walls. The semester-long course provides a trans formative experience that allows the outside students to contextualize and rethink what they have learned in the classroom, gaining insights that will help them pursue the work of creating an effective, humane, restorative criminal justice system. prerequisites: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 236 Andrea Cantora

Cross Listed with CRJU 615


CRJU-615 INSIDE-OUT PRISION EXCHANGE PROGRAM (3)

Inside-Out brings "outside" students college undergraduates and graduates. particularly those pursuing careers in criminal justice and related fields -together with "inside" students -incarcerated men and women -to study as peers behind prison walls. The semester-long course provides a transformative experience that allows the outside students to contextualize and rethink what they have learned in the classroom, gaining insights that will help them pursue the work ofcreating an effective, humane, restorative criminal justice system.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 236 Andrea Cantora

Cross Listed with CRJU 445


CSCE-297 TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES (3)

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
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 405 Tylis Cooper

Cross Listed with GVPP 297


CSCE-492 INDEPENDENT STUDY (3)

Provides students with the opportunity to pursue a research topic or community service project in depth over the course of a semester. An interested student submits a proposal to a faculty member who agrees to be the adviser for the study. The faculty member and the student negotiate the terms of study and the requirements for the final product. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with PUAD 709, GVPP 470


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

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with HSER 410, GVPP 497, PUAD 705


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

COMMUNITY ASSET MAPPING

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
102 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Michael Marcus

Cross Listed with GVPP 497, PUAD 705


CWPA-752 CREATIVE WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

STORYTELLING

Intensive exploration of topics in creative writing of special interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to specific interests and trends in creative writing. Possible topics include narrative poetry, gothic or romance novels and stories, detective and mystery fiction and marketing small press books. 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016   LAP 209 Marion Winik

Cross Listed with ENGL 388


ENGL-250 EXPLORING LITERATURE (3)

Readings in the literature of self-discovery, initiation and the quest for identity. Contemporary racial, religious, sexual, sociocultural and class experiences are examined with a look back to their roots in tradition. [ENGL] [HAT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
BC 235 Susan Beam

Cross Listed with UNIV 201


ENGL-319 TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE (3)

CUBA AND THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

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
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE COEN BROTHERS

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-388 CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

STORYTELLING

In a workshop setting, students are introduced to a wide range of texts within a specific genre that serve as models for their own writing. This intensive reading, writing and feedback experience helps students deepen their imaginations and develop their craft as writers. Prerequisites: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016   LAP 209 Marion Winik

Cross Listed with CWPA 752


FIN-700 FINANCIAL REPORTING (3)

Integrates U.S. generally accepted accounting principles and International Financial Reporting Standards to develop students’ understanding of financial accounting transactions, reporting standards and financial statements. Case materials and financial statements of U.S. and international companies are incorporated. Topics include standard setting, financial statement presentation issues, measurement issues (including fair-value accounting) and classification and recognition issues. prerequisites: ACCT 504 or ACCT 505 and FIN 640 or FIN 605

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 630


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 208 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with COSC 430


GAHS-605 NEW APPROCHES TO ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (3)

Critically examines innovative and effective strategies for addressing a variety of social, economic, demographic, urban, ecological and institutional issues in selected nations in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the islands of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. The course reviews the varied working definitions of "development" using multiple case studies drawn from the work of the World Bank, the Asian and African development banks, the Inter-American Development Bank; the work of Muhammad Yunus and the Grameen Bank; the work of multilateral organizations like the United Nations Development Programme and of a variety of nongovernmental organizations, such as the Institute of International Education, the Academy for Educational Development, the Worldwatch Institute and others. Theories of political economy and local community development are also examined and critiqued.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with GVPP 484


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
BC 313A Ivan Sheehan
Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GVPP-297 TOPICS IN POLITICS AND POLICY (3)

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
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 405 Tylis Cooper

Cross Listed with CSCE 297


GVPP-470 INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH (1 - 3)

Individual research on a ­subject of mutual interest to both student and supervisory faculty. Depending on the scope and depth of research, from one to three credits may be earned for the successful completion of this course. The student may, upon approval, take up to two such courses. Prerequisite: A minimum of 12 credit hours in political science courses earned at the University of Baltimore and approval of the program director. This course may be taken for a continuing studies (CS) grade.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with PUAD 709, CSCE 492


GVPP-484 INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY (3)

Examination of the rapid changes in the postwar system of trade, production and finance. Students are exposed to discussions concerning the impact that these changes have presented to national identities and the public ­policy responses undertaken by states to maintain and enhance their position in the global trading system

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with GAHS 605


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

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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with HSER 410, CSCE 497, PUAD 705


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

COMMUNITY ASSET MAPPING

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
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Michael Marcus

Cross Listed with CSCE 497, PUAD 705


HSER-410 EHTICS AND EMPATHY FOR PUBLIC SERVANTS (3)

Explores the role of ethics and empathy in the work of public servants, with a goal of preparing students for careers in public service. Relying on novels, short stories, films, television and other stories, this course provides students case examples of scenarios where ethics and empathy are relevant and/or missing. Through the course, students have the opportunity to explore the challenges, benefits, and opportunities associated with ethical and empathetic service delivery. prerequisites: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with GVPP 497, CSCE 497, PUAD 705


HSMG-471 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT (3)

This course will cover specific topics, issues and trends in health management. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with HSER 410, GVPP 497, CSCE 497


HSMG-711 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT (3)

This course will cover specific topics, issues and trends in health management that would be of mutual interest to faculty and students alike. This course may substitute for PUAD 75: Policy Issues in Health Care. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with HSER 410, GVPP 497, CSCE 497


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

CUBA AND THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

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]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 319


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

Varying course offering addressing a jurisprudence topic or cross-listing a graduate couorse of interest to jurisprudence majors. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Prerequsite: Permission of Program Director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
LC 208 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 496


LAW-542 OPPORTUNITY ANALYSIS (3)

This course is the first stage of the Business School graduate Lab to Market program, where the technology is evaluated and a preliminary plan is developed using data from companies in the area of technology. The law student provides legal support and participates fully in developing technology transfer business plans on a team basis, with graduate business students and Publication Design graduate students, on technology from research laboratories. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016   BC 233 Michael Laric

Cross Listed with MKTG 762


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 408 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAWG 622


LAW-651 EVIDENCE (3)

Rules of evidence governing the proof of facts in civil and criminal cases in state and federal courts; functions of the judge and jury; qualification and examination of witnesses; proof of writing; judicial notice; competence and credibility of witnesses; opinion evidence; hearsay; burdens of proof; presumptions and inferences; real evidence; demonstrative, experimental and scientific evidence. Emphasis is on the Federal Rules of Evidence and Maryland law. Prerequisites: Criminal Law and Torts.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 David Jaros

Cross Listed with LAWG 651


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 608 Kimberly Brown

Cross Listed with LAWG 700


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 803 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAWG 711


LAW-715 BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITOR REMEDIES (3)

Bankruptcy, with emphasis on consumer bankruptcy issues; common law compositions; assignments for the benefit of creditors; fraudulent conveyances; receivers; supplementary proceedings; and the enforcement of judgments. Recommended: Contracts I & II, Property. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 407 Charles Shafer

Cross Listed with LAWG 715


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 1002 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
412 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Jane Murphy

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 803 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 603 John Gossart

Cross Listed with LAWG 726


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 803 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAWG 729


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 402 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
550 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
4:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 102 Jason Frank

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
311 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 202 Lisa Sparks

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
412 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 802 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-750 MARITIME LAW (3)

A survey of the maritime industry and the history of admiralty and maritime law; maritime tort and contract jurisdiction; in rem and in personam actions; marine insurance; cargo; charter parties; arbitration; maritime liens and ship mortgages; salvage; collision; personal injury (Jones Act and Longshoremen's Act); indemnity and contribution; limitation of shipowner's liability; practice and procedure; maritime arrest and attachment; towage and portage; pollution liability; and the involvement of the United States in maritime law and the maritime industry. Prerequisite: First-year day courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:00 PM-1:15 PM
AL 402 Herbert Black
Charles Simmons

Cross Listed with LAWG 750


LAW-750 MARITIME LAW (3)

A survey of the maritime industry and the history of admiralty and maritime law; maritime tort and contract jurisdiction; in rem and in personam actions; marine insurance; cargo; charter parties; arbitration; maritime liens and ship mortgages; salvage; collision; personal injury (Jones Act and Longshoremen's Act); indemnity and contribution; limitation of shipowner's liability; practice and procedure; maritime arrest and attachment; towage and portage; pollution liability; and the involvement of the United States in maritime law and the maritime industry. Prerequisite: First-year day courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:00 PM-1:15 PM
AL 402 Herbert Black
Charles Simmons

Cross Listed with LAWG 750


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655


LAW-877 ISSUES IN LAW ENFORCEMENT SEMINAR (3)

The frame of reference for study in this course is the professional life of a law enforcement officer, addressing the following topics: law enforcement officers' privilege against compelled self-incrimination, administrative disciplinary procedures for law enforcement officers, use of deadly force by law enforcement officers, civil rights litigation by and against law enforcement officers, police pursuit, collective bargaining for law enforcement officers and their bargaining units, and workers' compensation for law enforcement officers. Prerequisite: Criminal Law [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 602 James Krawczyk

Cross Listed with LEST 610


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Wednesday
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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 957, TAXA 678, LAWG 957


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 972, TAXA 667


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 403 Mildeen Worrell

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sheldon Laskin

Cross Listed with LAWT 979, TAXA 672


LAW-984 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

Federal income taxation of S-corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the creation of the S-corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, and liquidations. 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 403 Darren Mills

Cross Listed with LAWT 984, TAXA 684


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 408 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAW 622


LAWG-651 LLMUS EVIDENCE (3)

Rules of evidence governing the proof of facts in civil and criminal cases in state and federal courts; functions of the judge and jury; qualification and examination of witnesses; proof of writing; judicial notice; competence and credibility of witnesses; opinion evidence; hearsay; burdens of proof; presumptions and inferences; real evidence; demonstrative, experimental and scientific evidence. Emphasis is on the Federal Rules of Evidence and Maryland law. Prerequisites: Criminal Law and Torts.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
419G 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 David Jaros

Cross Listed with LAW 651


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 803 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAW 711


LAWG-715 LLMUS BANKRUPTCY AND CREDITOR REMEDIES (3)

Bankruptcy, with emphasis on consumer bankruptcy issues; common law compositions; assignments for the benefit of creditors; fraudulent conveyances; receivers; supplementary proceedings; and the enforcement of judgments. Recommended: Contracts I & II, Property.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 407 Charles Shafer

Cross Listed with LAW 715


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 1002 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
412G 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Jane Murphy

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 803 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 603 John Gossart

Cross Listed with LAW 726


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 803 Mortimer Sellers

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 402 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
311G 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 202 Lisa Sparks

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 802 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-750 LLMUS MARITIME LAW (3)

A survey of the maritime industry and the history of admiralty and maritime law; maritime tort and contract jurisdiction; in rem and in personam actions; marine insurance; cargo; charter parties; arbitration; maritime liens and ship mortgages; salvage; collision; personal injury (Jones Act and Longshoremen's Act); indemnity and contribution; limitation of shipowner's liability; practice and procedure; maritime arrest and attachment; towage and portage; pollution liability; and the involvement of the United States in maritime law and the maritime industry. Prerequisite: First-year day courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:00 PM-1:15 PM
AL 402 Herbert Black
Charles Simmons

Cross Listed with LAW 750


LAWG-750 LLMUS MARITIME LAW (3)

A survey of the maritime industry and the history of admiralty and maritime law; maritime tort and contract jurisdiction; in rem and in personam actions; marine insurance; cargo; charter parties; arbitration; maritime liens and ship mortgages; salvage; collision; personal injury (Jones Act and Longshoremen's Act); indemnity and contribution; limitation of shipowner's liability; practice and procedure; maritime arrest and attachment; towage and portage; pollution liability; and the involvement of the United States in maritime law and the maritime industry. Prerequisite: First-year day courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
12:00 PM-1:15 PM
AL 402 Herbert Black
Charles Simmons

Cross Listed with LAW 750


LAWG-957 LLMUS FUND FED 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 sale, like kind exchanges, involuntary conversions, the at-risk-rules, and passive loss rules. [Admission by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 957, LAWT 957, TAXA 678


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with TAXA 650, LAW 956


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 957, TAXA 678, LAWG 957


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, TAXA 667


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 403 Mildeen Worrell

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sheldon Laskin

Cross Listed with LAW 979, TAXA 672


LAWT-984 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

Federal income taxation of S-corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the creation of the S-corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, and liquidations.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016 Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 403 Darren Mills

Cross Listed with LAW 984, TAXA 684


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 1/11/2016 - 5/12/2016   Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


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
085 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 102 Jason Frank

Cross Listed with LAW 739


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

ISSUES IN LAW ENFORCEMENT

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 602 James Krawczyk

Cross Listed with LAW 877


LEST-698 INTERNSHIP IN APPLIED ETHICS (3)

Provides observation and firsthand experience of the practice of ethics at designated profit, nonprofit or government organizations. Students work with a mentor at an appropriate organization they have selected and write an ongoing journal of their involvement as well as a critical essay on applied ethics related to their internship experience. prerequisite: approval of program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with PHIL 492


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
ITL 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


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
ITL 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


MKTG-762 MARKET OPPORTUNITY ANALYSIS (3)

Introduces the subject of opportunity analysis in marketing, intrapreneurship and entrepreneurship as well as the practice of their requisite skills. Includes the analysis of markets, competition, preliminary cost feasibility and intellectual property and also involves the creation and development of strategic positioning appropriate to the marketing opportunity. prerequisite: MKTG 605 or permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
BC 233 Michael Laric

Cross Listed with LAW 542


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 304 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PBDS-661 ADVANCED WEB DEVELOPMENT (3)

Continues and builds upon the fundamental concepts and skills developed in PBDS 660 Web Development. Students learn the skills needed to apply complex specifications for digital media. Emphasis on advanced Web design using CSS, current scripts and plug-ins, content management systems and Web analytics to create more complex sites for diverse digital environments. lab fee required. prerequisites: PBDS 601, PBDS 615 and PBDS 660, or permission of the instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 David Patschke

Cross Listed with CMAT 459


PBDS-753 MEDIA: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

Intensive exploration of topics in communication and media of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to specific interests and trends in communication. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Jonathan Shorr

Cross Listed with CMAT 366


PHIL-492 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1 - 6)

Provides for individual work in research. prerequisites: presentation of a research proposal to the divisional chair, and permission of the chair and instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 698


PHIL-496 INTERNATIONAL LAW AND MORALITY (3)

Explores the relationship between international law and morality and guides students in thinking more clearly, insightfully and effectively about the various legal, political and social institutions that make up the international legal regime. Students read a wide array of classic and contemporary texts from a variety of philosophic traditions, and they are asked to consider some of the most pressing conceptual and ethical issues concerning international law.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
LC 208 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


PSYC-215 HUMAN SEXUALITY (3)

Reviews the psychological literature on human sexuality, including behavioral patterns, life-cycle changes, interpersonal attraction and the scientific study of love. Sexual functioning throughout the lifespan is discussed, in addition to how it may be influenced by one’s gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, culture and racial/ethnic background. Topics may include female and male anatomy, love and sexuality, intimacy, trust and sexual expression, date rape, the sexual response cycle, sexually transmitted diseases, and birth control and contraception.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 215 Lashay Jones

Cross Listed with UNIV 201


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 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 409 Katharine Lacefield

Cross Listed with APPL 608


PUAD-705 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (3)

COMMUNITY ASSET MAPPING

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to students or of interest to a special segment of students. prerequisite: permission of monitoring faculty member or program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Michael Marcus

Cross Listed with GVPP 497, CSCE 497


PUAD-705 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (3)

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to students or of interest to a special segment of students. prerequisite: permission of monitoring faculty member or program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 207 Mariglynn Edlins

Cross Listed with HSER 410, GVPP 497, CSCE 497


PUAD-709 INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH (1 - 3)

Individual research on an academically sound project of interest to the student in consultation with a monitoring faculty member. Depending on the scope and depth of research, from 1 to 3 credits may be earned for the successful completion of this course. Eligible for continuing studies grade. Prerequisite: approval of M.P.A. program director and monitoring faculty member. Students may only enroll in PUAD 709 once for a total of three credits.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
098 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 TBA Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with GVPP 470, CSCE 492


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, LAW 956


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 408 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 403 Mildeen Worrell

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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, LAWT 972


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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   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 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 957, LAWT 957, LAWG 957


TAXA-684 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

Covers federal income taxation of S corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the creation of the S corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions and liquidations.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2016 - 4/25/2016   AL 403 Darren Mills

Cross Listed with LAW 984, LAWT 984


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 1/11/2016 - 5/12/2016   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
001 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 215 Lashay Jones

Cross Listed with PSYC 215


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
002 1/25/2016 - 5/15/2016 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
BC 235 Susan Beam

Cross Listed with ENGL 250