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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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB 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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD 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
HNW1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 510


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This class is the second course of the three-semester sequence of intermediate financial accounting. This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT301 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HNW1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This class is the second course of the three-semester sequence of intermediate financial accounting. This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT301 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
E101 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
BC 123 Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This class is the second course of the three-semester sequence of intermediate financial accounting. This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT301 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
EWB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

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. Topics include shareholders' equity, investments, income taxes, earnings per share, accounting changes, error analysis, and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C. [CAP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Mary Demarest

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. Topics include shareholders' equity, investments, income taxes, earnings per share, accounting changes, error analysis, and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C. [CAP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

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 C / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB MSB STAFF

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 C / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Mikhail Pevzner

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 C / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB 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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB 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 C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD 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 C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 755


ACCT-405 INCOME TAXATION (3)

A study and analysis of the federal income tax structure with emphasis upon the taxation of individuals. Topics include income determination, deductions, property transactions, credits, procedures, and an introduction to corporation and partnership taxation, tax planning and ethical issues. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
EZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Phillip Korb

Cross Listed with ACCT 514


ACCT-405 INCOME TAXATION (3)

A study and analysis of the federal income tax structure with emphasis upon the taxation of individuals. Topics include income determination, deductions, property transactions, credits, procedures, and an introduction to corporation and partnership taxation, tax planning and ethical issues. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
E101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Phillip Korb

Cross Listed with ACCT 514


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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Arthur Flach

Cross Listed with ACCT 680


ACCT-413 ETHICAL ISSUES IN ACCOUNTING (3)

Considers business ethics issues within an accounting context from a multiple stakeholder perspective. Ethical theories, codes of ethics relevant to accountants, corporate governance and professional and corporate social responsibility are covered. The course emphasizes the application of concepts such as professionalism, integrity, independence and objectivity to individual decision-making. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Lourdes White

Cross Listed with ACCT 701


ACCT-414 FEDERAL AND STATE GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTING (3)

The course covers the basics of federal, state and local (municipal) accounting with particular focus on fund accounting and issues specific to the accounting by the US Federal Government. The course coverage will roughly approximate the curriculum of Part II and III of Exam II of Certified Government Financial Manager examination. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Paul Geraty

Cross Listed with ACCT 702


ACCT-420 LAW, REGULATION AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (3)

The course provides rigorous overview of theoretical and practical aspects of Law, Regulation, and Professional Responsibilities for Certified Public Accountants. The course covers legal issues pertaining to agency, contracts, debtor-creditor relationships, securities and employment law. The course also covers ethical and professional standards for certified public accountants. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 650


ACCT-435 FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS (3)

Explores theoretical and conceptual foundations of generally accepted accounting principles. Integrates U.S. generally accepted accounting principles to develop students' understanding of financial statement analysis. 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. Prerequisite: ACCT 201 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Dong Chen

Cross Listed with FIN 450


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. Prerequisites: ACCT 504 or ACCT 505.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB 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. Prerequisites: ACCT 504 or ACCT 505.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB 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. Prerequisites: ACCT 504 or ACCT 505.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 301


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
BC 123 Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

This course focuses on issues related to the reporting and analysis of financial accounting information. The objective in this course is to examine in detail (with an emphasis on both the "what" and the "why") the following financial topics: 1) Operational Assets 2) Time value of money 3) Bonds and long term notes 4) Leases 5) Employee benefits and pensions. Prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-512 AUDITING (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. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-512 AUDITING (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. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-512 AUDITING (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. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB MSB STAFF

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III (3)

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. Topics include shareholders' equity, investments, income taxes, earnings per share, accounting changes, error analysis, and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: Completed or concurrent enrollment in ACCT 511.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III (3)

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. Topics include shareholders' equity, investments, income taxes, earnings per share, accounting changes, error analysis, and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: Completed or concurrent enrollment in ACCT 511.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-514 FUNDAMENTALS OF INCOME TAXATION (3)

A study and analysis of the federal income tax structure with emphasis on the taxation of individuals. Topics include income determination, deductions, property transactions, credits and procedures, and an introduction to corporation and partnership taxation, tax planning and ethical issues. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Phillip Korb

Cross Listed with ACCT 405


ACCT-514 FUNDAMENTALS OF INCOME TAXATION (3)

A study and analysis of the federal income tax structure with emphasis on the taxation of individuals. Topics include income determination, deductions, property transactions, credits and procedures, and an introduction to corporation and partnership taxation, tax planning and ethical issues. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Phillip Korb

Cross Listed with ACCT 405


ACCT-624 FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING ANALYTICS (3)

This course focuses on applying cutting-edge analytics techniques to examine "big data" in finance, accounting, and auditing. Students will acquire working knowledge of common financial data analytics software packages (e.g. SAS, Tableau, and IDEA). The course will heavily emphasize using data analytics techniques in solving common finance, accounting and auditing problems through using data preparation, data visualization and analysis techniques. Prerequisite: ACCT 512 or equivalent or permission of program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Hoang Nguyen

Cross Listed with FIN 624


ACCT-635 FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS (3)

Explores theoretical and conceptual foundations of generally accepted accounting principles. Integrates U.S. generally accepted accounting principles to develop students' understanding of financial statement analysis. 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. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Dong Chen

Cross Listed with FIN 700


ACCT-650 LAW, REGULATION AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (3)

The course provides rigorous overview of theoretical and practical aspects of Law, Regulation, and Professional Responsibilities for Certified Public Accountants. The course covers legal issues pertaining to agency, contracts, debtor-creditor relationships, securities and employment law. The course also covers ethical and professional standards for certified public accountants. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 420


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 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021   WEB LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655, LAWT 954


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, TAXA 655


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Arthur Flach

Cross Listed with ACCT 406


ACCT-701 ACCOUNTING ETHICS (3)

ACCT 701: Accounting Ethics - Considers business ethics issues within an accounting context from a multiple stakeholder perspective. Ethical theories, codes of ethics relevant to accountants, corporate governance and professional and corporate social responsibility are covered. The course emphasizes the application of concepts such as professionalism, integrity, independence and objectivity to individual decision-making. Prerequisites: ACCT 505 or permission of department.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Lourdes White

Cross Listed with ACCT 413


ACCT-702 FEDERAL AND STATE GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTING (3)

This course covers the basic of federal, state and local (municipal) accounting with particular focus on fund accounting and issues specific to the accounting by the US Federal Government. The course coverage will roughly approximate the curriculum of Parts II and III of Exam II of Certified Government Financial Manager examination. Prerequisites: ACCT 505 or permission of department.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Paul Geraty

Cross Listed with ACCT 414


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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 402


ACCT-755 ADVANCED FINANCIAL REPORTING ISSUES (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 multinational enterprises. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 403. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


ACCT-755 ADVANCED FINANCIAL REPORTING ISSUES (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 multinational enterprises. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 403. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


AITC-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 [TF]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
WEB Leonard Mayfield III

Cross Listed with INSS 209


AITC-251 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING II (3)

Introduces the syntax of an object-oriented language and teaches object-oriented programming concepts and design. To teach these concepts, the course presents an object-oriented programming language such as Java, C#, or C++, while developing problem-solving and algorithm design skills. Lab fee required. prerequisite: AITC 151 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
WEB Tanisha Faulkner

Cross Listed with INSS 225


AITC-310 FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPUTER NETWORKS (3)

An introduction to computer networks, including network operating system concepts. Topics include network components, layered network architectures, topologies, network protocols, Ethernet, wireless transmission, local area networks, wide area networks, switching and routing, network configuration and troubleshooting. Course also prepares students for CompTIA's Network+ certification exam. Lab Fee required. Prerequisite : AITC 210 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
WEB CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with INSS 427


AITC-459 OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT (3)

Allows students to learn about and practice the development of open source application, including the contribution to well-known systems as well as starting brand new projects. Introduces students to tools and practices typically utilized in the development and dissemination of open source software. Topics include licensing, versioning systems, testing, and source code documentation. Lab fee required. Prerequisite: AITC 351 and AITC 356.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 223 Wolf Pecher
Giovanni Vincenti

Cross Listed with ENVS 310


AITC-459 OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT (3)

Allows students to learn about and practice the development of open source application, including the contribution to well-known systems as well as starting brand new projects. Introduces students to tools and practices typically utilized in the development and dissemination of open source software. Topics include licensing, versioning systems, testing, and source code documentation. Lab fee required. Prerequisite: AITC 351 and AITC 356.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 223 Wolf Pecher
Giovanni Vincenti

Cross Listed with ENVS 310


APPL-601 THE BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOR (3)

Surveys the current knowledge of the structure and function of the nervous system, with an emphasis on how this information contributes to understanding behavior and mental processes. Introduces neuroscience and demonstrates how different types of information are integrated in this interdisciplinary field. Students gain insight into how biochemical, anatomical, and physiological approaches contribute to the understanding of behavior and clinical phenomena. Addresses multicultural and social justice advocacy considerations. Lab fee required. Prerequisite: only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with PSYC 430


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser
Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
086 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM3 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM4 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM5 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience in the application of: behavioral change methods and skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site counselor, 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 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; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM6 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD 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 further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM3 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM4 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM5 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM6 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser
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 further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies; other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
086 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703 Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD 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 further integrate counseling skills, ethical and legal requirements, and multicultural competence and social justice advocacy in clinical or counseling settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credits taken. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director; only open to the following majors: M.S. in 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Erin Richardson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

TOPICS IN WOMEN'S LIT

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. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee may be required. [ART] [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 372, IDIS 301


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

CREATING YOUR PLATFORM

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. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee may be required. [ART] [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with CMAT 297, CWPA 753, ENGL 391


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
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Kwabena Aduse-Poku

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
102 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Kwabena Aduse-Poku

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Wolf Pecher

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
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Wolf Pecher

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD 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
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD 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
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD Mahnaz Mazaheri Assadi

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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD Mahnaz Mazaheri Assadi

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-297 TOPICS IN DIGITAL COMMUNICATION (3)

CREATING YOUR PLATFORM

Intensive exploration of a specific topic related to digital communication or media studies. The topic studied appears under that name in the course registration schedule. Lab fee may be required. [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with ARTS 297, CWPA 753, ENGL 391


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

BATMAN

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. [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
Room TBD Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-364 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (3)

Explores creation and manipulation of both still and video images in the digital environment. Through lectures, critiques, demonstrations, picture taking and digital manipulation exercises, students learn to shoot, edit and use a variety of digital techniques to produce material for print and Web distribution. Emphasis is placed on the development of portfolio-quality pieces. Laboratory fee required. Prerequisite: CMAT 212 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 638


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 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
Room TBD 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
Room TBD Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


CRJU-300 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ETHICS (3)

Examines ethical and moral values and professional responsibilities and decision-making as they pertain to the criminal justice system. Recognize characteristics of an ethical system and ethical frameworks for various criminal justice organizations. Explores ethical implications of discretionary power and various policy issues. Analyzes ethical dilemmas and ethical conduct versus misconduct. Course is not considered a substitute for IDIS 302.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
TWI 1/30/2021 - 4/16/2021 WEB WEB Patrick Hughes

Cross Listed with CRJU 600


CRJU-392 THE TRAUMA OF VICTIMIZATION (3)

Provides the foundation for understanding the trauma of victimization; examines the impact of trauma and describes the short and long term effects of trauma; and explains how past trauma can lead to ongoing problem behaviors. Develops skills and increases awareness of the necessary core competencies in trauma-informed services and administration. prerequisite: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
TZ1 9/10/2021 - 11/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-9:15 PM
Room TBD Gabriela Wasileski

Cross Listed with CRJU 682


CRJU-400 A DIALOGUE WITH A VICTIM (3)

Provides a critical and in-depth review of some of the communication barriers criminal justice personnel will encounter when interacting with victims and witnesses in the course of an investigation. Particular attention is spent critically examining the competing narratives (e.g., individual, professional, personal, cultural) that often present when interviewing a victim/ witness, and how those narratives can impede the flow of communication and the investigative process. Strategies to reduce these obstacles are explored. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 6/7/2021 - 7/9/2021 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 705


CRJU-600 ETHICAL ISSUE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE (3)

Examines ethical and moral values and professional responsibilities and decision-making as they pertain to the criminal justice system. Recognize characteristics of an ethical system and ethical frameworks for various criminal justice organizations. Explores ethical implications of discretionary power and various policy issues. Analyzes ethical dilemmas and ethical conduct versus misconduct.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
TW1 1/30/2021 - 4/16/2021 WEB WEB Patrick Hughes

Cross Listed with CRJU 300


CRJU-682 TRAUMA INFORMED ORGANIZATIONS (3)

Provides an understanding of how the impact of trauma can manifest behaviorally and may be elicited by normal interactions found within criminal justice system settings, and describes how to use trauma informed responses to reduce the intensity of difficult or dangerous situations. Explains how trauma informed criminal justice system responses can help to avoid re-traumatizing individuals, increase safety, and reduce future involvement in the system. Explains the benefits of capacity building among partners cross systems to link individuals to trauma-informed services and treatment as a means to increase an individual's ability to recover. prerequisite: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
TZ1 9/10/2021 - 11/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-9:15 PM
Room TBD Gabriela Wasileski

Cross Listed with CRJU 392


CRJU-705 A DIALOGUE WITH A VICTIM (3)

Provides a critical and in-depth review of some of the communication barriers criminal justice personnel encounter when interacting with victims and witnesses in the course of an investigation. Critically examines competing narratives (e.g., individual, professional, personal, cultural) often present when interviewing a victim/witness and how these narratives can impede communication flow and the investigative process. Explore strategies to reduce these obstacles. Prerequisite: None.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/9/2021 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 400


CWPA-752 CREATIVE WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

POP GENRES

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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with ENGL 331


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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with ARTS 297, CMAT 297, ENGL 391


CWPA-781 ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING (3)

Exploration of ways for creative writers to write and publish on the Web. Students analyze electronic literary publications, write and produce their own literary Web publications and gain an understanding of the opportunities available to them in electronic publishing. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Elizabeth Boyd

Cross Listed with PBDS 750


CWPA-782 CREATING THE JOURNAL (3)

Exploration of processes involved in creating a print journal, from choosing manuscripts to designing and publishing. As a result of participating in the editing process, students gain insight into their own writing, develop their own aesthetic and see how editors make selections. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Elizabeth Boyd

Cross Listed with ENGL 401


ENGL-326 WRITING FOR DIGITAL MEDIA (3)

Informational and persuasive writing for electronic and digital media. Emphasizes the translation of information, ideas, and experience into various contemporary one-way and interactive presentational formats.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Marion Winik

Cross Listed with PBDS 750


ENGL-331 POPULAR GENRES (3)

A genre-based approach to one or more popular forms of literature, such as graphic novels, mystery, science fiction, fantasy, or chick lit. Focus on the relationships between the genre and the contexts surrounding its production. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Prerequisite: none. [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with CWPA 752


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

BATMAN

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
Room TBD Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-372 TOPICS IN WOMEN'S LITERATURE (3)

Women’s writing and writing about women in the context of specific times and/or places. Emphasis on the literature, legends and other means (e.g., letters, journals, biographies) by which women’s voices can be heard. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. [HAT] [AH] [GD]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ARTS 297, IDIS 301


ENGL-391 TOPICS IN LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY (3)

CREATING YOUR PLATFORM

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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with ARTS 297, CMAT 297, CWPA 753


ENGL-391 TOPICS IN LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY (3)

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENGL-401 PUBLICATION AND PERFORMANCE (3)

A seminar involving a creative project in a particular literary form to be undertaken by each student. Emphasis on exploring the relationships of writing and publications and on developing one’s writing in specific publications contexts. Lab fee may be required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Elizabeth Boyd

Cross Listed with CWPA 782


ENGL-402 COPY-EDITING AND DOCUMENT DESIGN (3)

An advanced technical and professional writing seminar in which each student presents a formal proposal and a major writing project for peer review and critiques other participants’ work at all stages of the project development process.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Betsy Yarrison

Cross Listed with PBDS 750


ENTR-450 ENTREPRENEURIAL ORGANIZATION, PLANNING & IMPLEMENTATION (3)

The capstone course of the specialization in entrepreneurship. Students apply knowledge and experience gained in prior courses to develop and implement a new venture. Outside entrepreneurs bring real-world problems to class and students participate in field experiences. Emphasis is placed on creating and continuously enhancing an overall management system to guide the entrepreneurial venture as it grows. Prerequisites: ENTR 300 and ENTR 320 / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB David Lingelbach

Cross Listed with ENTR 797


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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD 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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENTR-797 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)

As specified in the course syllabus

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB David Lingelbach

Cross Listed with ENTR 450


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] [IL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD 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] [IL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD 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] [IL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD 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] [IL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-310 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (3)

DEEP SPACE FOOD CHALLENGE

An intensive study of an issue or set of related issues in environmental science. Content varies depending upon the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 223 Wolf Pecher
Giovanni Vincenti

Cross Listed with AITC 459


ENVS-310 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (3)

DEEP SPACE FOOD CHALLENGE

An intensive study of an issue or set of related issues in environmental science. Content varies depending upon the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 223 Wolf Pecher
Giovanni Vincenti

Cross Listed with AITC 459


ENVS-310 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (3)

An intensive study of an issue or set of related issues in environmental science. Content varies depending upon the interests of faculty and students. Course may be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Seema Iyer

Cross Listed with REED 497, FIN 497, PPIA 497


FIN-450 FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS AND FIRM VALUATION (3)

Students learn how to apply the tools of financial ratio analysis, financial statement forecasting, and valuation taken from a wide variety of business settings and industries, including retail, manufacturing, distribution, service, and technology. Students also learn how to create well-crafted presentation exhibits and written documents, and develop the ability to present the findings of their analysis in verbal and written forms. Prerequisites: FIN 330 and FIN 331.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Dong Chen

Cross Listed with ACCT 435


FIN-470 REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS (3)

Introduces the fundamentals of real estate investment analysis, including elements of mortgage financing and taxation, and applies the standard tools of financial analysis and economics to real estate valuation. Topics include traditional and nontraditional appraisal methods, techniques of real estate financing, real estate work-outs, innovations in real estate financing and the relationship to the macroeconomic environment. prerequisites: FIN 331

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Nafeesa Yunus

Cross Listed with FIN 797


FIN-471 REAL ESTATE FINANCE (3)

Analyzes the instruments, techniques and institutions of real estate finance. Emphasis is placed on the sources of funds, mortgage risk analysis and typical policies and procedures used in financing residential and commercial properties. Prerequisite: FIN 331

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Nafeesa Yunus

Cross Listed with FIN 750


FIN-497 SPEC TOPIC: (3)

The economics and finance 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: FIN 331.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Seema Iyer

Cross Listed with REED 497, PPIA 497, ENVS 310


FIN-624 FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING ANALYTICS (3)

This course focuses on applying cutting-edge analytics techniques to examine "big data" in finance, accounting, and auditing. Students will acquire working knowledge of common financial data analytics software packages (e.g. SAS, Tableau, and IDEA). The course will heavily emphasize using data analytics techniques in solving common finance, accounting and auditing problems through using data preparation data visualization and analysis techniques. Prerequisite: FIN 605

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Hoang Nguyen

Cross Listed with ACCT 624


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
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Dong Chen

Cross Listed with ACCT 635


FIN-750 REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT (3)

An advanced course in the analysis and valuation of income-producing real property. Topics include real estate cash flow analysis, internal rate of return, analysis under risk and uncertainty, appraisal techniques, alternative financing forms, market analysis and the securitization of real property and mortgages. Both theory and case analysis are employed and students will get an understanding of the value of the ARGUS real estate analysis software. prerequisite: FIN 605

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Nafeesa Yunus

Cross Listed with FIN 471


FIN-797 SPECIAL TOPICS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (3)

Enables the presentation of specialized topics in finance, allowing flexibility for both the changing developments in finance and the educational needs of students. Topic areas may include entrepreneurial finance, cash and liquidity. Exact topics and prerequisites are posted in the University schedule of classes. May be repeated for credit as topics vary. prerequisite: FIN 640 or FIN 605

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Seema Iyer

Cross Listed with REED 497, FIN 497, PPIA 497


FIN-797 SPECIAL TOPICS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (3)

Enables the presentation of specialized topics in finance, allowing flexibility for both the changing developments in finance and the educational needs of students. Topic areas may include entrepreneurial finance, cash and liquidity. Exact topics and prerequisites are posted in the University schedule of classes. May be repeated for credit as topics vary. prerequisite: FIN 640 or FIN 605

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Nafeesa Yunus

Cross Listed with FIN 470


GAHS-508 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION (3)

Looks broadly at the structure and function of international organization and the pursuit of human security. The course examines a variety of formal institutions, such as the United Nations and its ancillary organizations, the European community and the World Trade Organization, as well as less formal nongovernmental institutions. It also explores international law as a form of organization in addition to international regimes; the implicit norms, rules and processes around which the expectations of global actors converge; and the impact of this complex network of organization via a focus on elements of human security.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with PPIA 489


GAHS-605 INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY AND DEVELOPMENT (3)

The state of the global political economy dramatically affects economic and social development. This class examines the foundations of international political economy and how we got to where we are today, before examining how international political economy affects the way in which we think about development.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with PPIA 484


GAHS-760 INTERNSHIP/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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
Room TBD Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GAHS-760 INTERNSHIP/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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
Room TBD Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


HIST-326 MODERN JAPAN (3)

Explores the historical transformation that has led to the development of modern Japan from the slow decline of the Tokugawa shogunate in the 19th century to present. Covers such topics as the fall of the Tokugawa order; Meiji Restoration and Japan's rapid modernization; the rise of Japanese imperialism and its demise through the Pacific War, and Japan's post-war development in political, economic, social and cultural realms. While developing critical-thinking and communication skills, students also learn to apply their knowledge of Japanese history to analyze an aspect of modern Japanese life. [GD]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HISTORY (3)

IMMIGRANTS & LAW IN HISTORY

Intensive exploration of topics in history of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the interests of the faculty and students. The topic studied appears under that name in the class schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with LEST 400


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 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Megan Rhee

Cross Listed with PBDS 502


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MODERN JAPAN

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
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 326


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Dwight Watkins

Cross Listed with ENGL 391


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

TOPICS IN WOMEN'S LIT

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 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ARTS 297, ENGL 372


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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
WEB Leonard Mayfield III

Cross Listed with AITC 151


INSS-225 STRUCTURAL PROGRAMMING USING PROCEDURAL LANGUAGES (3)

This course introduces good coding practices using structured programming concepts. Modules and shared routines with single-entry and single-exit points are emphasized. Sequence, selection, repetition, and nesting, techniques are reinforced as acceptable means of controlling program logic. Students work on projects that involve analyzing, designing, coding, executing and testing programs. Pre-requisite: INSS 209.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
WEB Tanisha Faulkner

Cross Listed with AITC 251


INSS-427 BUSINESS DATA COMMUNICATIONS (3)

Provides students with a basic understanding of terminology, techniques, and concepts of business data communications. The emphasis is on both the technical aspects of data communication and related managerial issues. Topics include, but are not limited to, physical aspects of data communication, common carrier services, local area networks, wide area networks, Internet and electronic commerce, network management, and ­network applications. Prerequisite: INSS 300 / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
WEB CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with AITC 310


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

LEGAL RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS

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
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 402, LEST 500


JPLA-496 INTERNSHIP (3)

COURT NAVIGATOR PROJECT

Working at an organization, government entity or business that provides an experience relevant to the study of jurisprudence. Students select an appropriate site and develop a plan for the internship in consultation with the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Justin Hollimon

Cross Listed with LEST 496, LEST 696


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

This course will explore legal issues relating to the formation, maintenance, and dissolution of family relationships. These issues include state and federal regulation of marriage and nonmarital cohabitation; legal, social, and economic consequences of marriage and divorce; parentage, custody, and support of children; domestic violence; and the processes for resolving family disputes. The course includes related constitutional issues. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
WEB Barbara Babb

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

This course will explore legal issues relating to the formation, maintenance, and dissolution of family relationships. These issues include state and federal regulation of marriage and nonmarital cohabitation; legal, social, and economic consequences of marriage and divorce; parentage, custody, and support of children; domestic violence; and the processes for resolving family disputes. The course includes related constitutional issues. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
WEB Jamie Abrams

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
WEB 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
WEB Fred Brown

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 1002 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 1002 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-725 HEALTH CARE LAW (3)

A study of the national crisis in health care and some leading proposals for reform. Topics include issues of health care need, cost and quality control, Medicare and Medicaid, access to health care, the business roles of health institutions, health care contracts and claims, right to treatment, and federal health plans vs. private health coverage. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 102 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LEST 605


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 102 David Koelsch

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
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 729, LEST 605


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
WEB Jason Frank
Elena Sallitto

Cross Listed with LEST 605, LAWT 739


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
WEB Jason Frank
Elena Sallitto

Cross Listed with LEST 605, LAWT 739


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
WEB 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:45 PM
AL 802 James Maxeiner

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 1002 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-758 TRUSTS AND ESTATES (3)

Intestate succession; wills, including formalities of execution, revocation and revival; incorporation by reference and related doctrines; problems of construction and interpretation, including class gifts, rule against perpetuities; non-probate transfer, including inter vivos and causa mortis gifts; probate and administration of estates; trusts; their nature, creation, modification termination; express, resulting and constructive trusts; honorary trusts. Prerequisite: Property [ Open Enrollment ]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 202 Sheldon Lyke

Cross Listed with LAWT 758


LAW-759 WORKERS' COMPENSATION (2)

An examination of the legal principles governing the compensation of employees or their dependents for injuries or loss of life arising out of employment or occurring during the course of employment; alternatives to statutory compensation schemes; causation and other factors affecting claims status to sue; and related problems. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Jeffrey Herwig
Lance Montour

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-759 WORKERS' COMPENSATION (2)

An examination of the legal principles governing the compensation of employees or their dependents for injuries or loss of life arising out of employment or occurring during the course of employment; alternatives to statutory compensation schemes; causation and other factors affecting claims status to sue; and related problems. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Jeffrey Herwig
Lance Montour

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-767 TRADEMARKS & UNFAIR COMPETITION (2 - 3)

This course covers the basic principles of the laws of trademark and unfair competition. The course will cover the acquisition of trademark rights, elements of claim of trademark infringement, affirmative defenses to such a claim, and remedies for infringement. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 408 James Astrachan
Kaitlin Corey

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-767 TRADEMARKS & UNFAIR COMPETITION (2 - 3)

This course covers the basic principles of the laws of trademark and unfair competition. The course will cover the acquisition of trademark rights, elements of claim of trademark infringement, affirmative defenses to such a claim, and remedies for infringement. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 408 James Astrachan
Kaitlin Corey

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-768 INFORMATION PRIVACY LAW (3)

This course will explore information privacy law beginning with foundational elements and moving through the interaction between privacy and the media and onto challenges encountered in finance, health, national security and law enforcement, government records, data security, and international privacy law. Students will gain an understanding for the breath and complexity of this topic and also how it impacts our world. [Open Enrollment] Prerequisite: None.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Jerry Bodman

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-770 SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 770


LAW-770 SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
WEB Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 770


LAW-770 SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
4:45 PM-5:35 PM
WEB Charles Tiefer

Cross Listed with LAWG 770


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
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 603 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 772


LAW-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
550 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Saturday
9:00 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Alan Nemeth

Cross Listed with LEST 610


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: First year day courses. Pre- or Corequisites: 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 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021 Evening Classes
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LTBD LAW STAFF

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: First year day courses. Pre- or Corequisites: 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Sakinah Tillman

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: First year day courses. Pre- or Corequisites: 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Sakinah Tillman

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Robert Rubinson
Alexandra Smith

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Robert Rubinson
Alexandra Smith

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Robert Rubinson
Alexandra Smith

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Robert Rubinson
Alexandra Smith

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 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with TAXA 655, LAWT 954, 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Michael Baillif

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 955, TAXA 654


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB LAW STAFF

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Michael Bender

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAWT 957, TAXA 678


LAW-966 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAWT 966, TAXA 656


LAW-966 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAWT 966, TAXA 656


LAW-968 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Corporate Taxation. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAWT 968, TAXA 674


LAW-968 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Corporate Taxation. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAWT 968, TAXA 674


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sean Elavia

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB David Forrer

Cross Listed with LAWT 972, TAXA 667


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 974, TAXA 662


LAW-978 ADVANCED REAL ESTATE TAXATION (2)

Analysis of the effect of income taxes on real estate transactions; a comparison of the various entities used for the ownership and development of real estate; real estate syndications, basis and basis adjustments; alternative financing techniques such as the sale-leaseback; depreciation, amortization and obsolescence; passive activity and at-risk rules; and REITS. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation II. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAWT 978, TAXA 675


LAW-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with TAXA 672, LAWT 979


LAW-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with TAXA 672, LAWT 979


LAW-988 BANKRUPTCY TAXATION (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors' rights and analysis of tax issues that arise. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAWT 988, TAXA 682


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
WEB 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
WEB Jamie Abrams

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
WEB 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
WEB Fred Brown

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 1002 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 1002 Barbara White

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 102 David Koelsch

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
512G 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LEST 605


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
3:30 PM-4:45 PM
AL 802 James Maxeiner

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 1002 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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
WEB Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-770 LLMUS SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
WEB Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 770


LAWG-770 LLMUS SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
4:45 PM-5:35 PM
WEB Charles Tiefer

Cross Listed with LAW 770


LAWG-770 LLMUS SECURED TRANSACTIONS (2)

This course will study Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, including the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. Certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code will be included. Prerequisite: First-year required courses. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 770


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
512G 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 603 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAW 772


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 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021 Evening Classes
-
LTBD LAW STAFF

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Sakinah Tillman

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Sakinah Tillman

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Michael Baillif

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 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB LAW STAFF

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 955, TAXA 654


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB LAW STAFF

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Michael Bender

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 957, TAXA 678


LAWT-966 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 966, TAXA 656


LAWT-966 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 966, TAXA 656


LAWT-968 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisite: Corporation Taxation

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 968, TAXA 674


LAWT-968 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisite: Corporation Taxation

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Tuesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 968, TAXA 674


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Sean Elavia

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB David Forrer

Cross Listed with LAW 972, TAXA 667


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 974, TAXA 662


LAWT-978 ADVANCED REAL ESTATE TAXATION (2)

Analysis of the effect of income taxes on real estate transactions; a comparison of the various entities utilized for the ownership and development of real estate; real estate syndications, basis and basis adjustments; alternative financing techniques such as the sale-leaseback; depreciation, amortization and obsolescence; passive activity and at risk rules; REITS.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 978, TAXA 675


LAWT-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes also will be examined briefly. Prerequisite: LAWT 953 Fund Federal Income Tax I

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with TAXA 672, LAW 979


LAWT-979 STATE & LOCAL TAX (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes also will be examined briefly. Prerequisite: LAWT 953 Fund Federal Income Tax I

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with TAXA 672, LAW 979


LAWT-988 BANKRUPTCY TAXATION (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors' rights and analysis of tax issues that arise.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
WEB Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAW 988, TAXA 682


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 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 TBA Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


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 1/11/2021 - 5/12/2021 Evening Classes
-
WEB Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 TBA LTBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


LEST-400 TOPICS (3)

APPLIED PROJECTS

An exploration of varying legal studies topics or a cross-listed graduate course of interest to legal studies majors. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 697


LEST-400 TOPICS (3)

IMMIGRANTS & LAW IN HISTORY

An exploration of varying legal studies topics or a cross-listed graduate course of interest to legal studies majors. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 497


LEST-401 LEGAL FOUNDATIONS (3)

In-depth exploration of the organization of the American legal system. Examines how law is organized as a field of knowledge and practice and how it functions as an instrument of government and arena of dispute resolution. Also considers the context of law and law's effectiveness in promoting justice and social policies.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michael Moran

Cross Listed with LEST 501


LEST-402 LEGAL RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS (3)

Intensive course on the ways law and regulations are made and interpreted, the sources of legal research and proper styles of legal citation. Students are required to learn how to read and analyze court decisions and to write effectively about legal issues. [IL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 400, LEST 500


LEST-496 INTERNSHIPS (3)

Provides students with an opportunity to work at an organization, government entity or business that offers an experience relevant to legal studies. Students may choose from established internship options or propose an independently-arranged internship option for approval. May be repeated up to four times for credit.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Justin Hollimon

Cross Listed with JPLA 496, LEST 696


LEST-500 LEGAL RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS (3)

Intensive course on the ways law and regulations are made and interpreted, the sources of legal research and proper styles of legal citation. Students are required to learn how to read and analyze court decisions and to write effectively about legal issues. Required of all students in the first semester upon entering the program.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 400, LEST 402


LEST-501 LEGAL FOUNDATIONS (3)

In-depth exploration of the organization of the American legal system. Examines how law is organized as a field of knowledge and practice and how it functions as an instrument of government and arena of dispute resolution. Also considers the context of law and law's effectiveness in promoting justice and social policies.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michael Moran

Cross Listed with LEST 401


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

TRADEMARKS/UNFAIR COMPETITION

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 408 James Astrachan
Kaitlin Corey

Cross Listed with LAW 767


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

TRADEMARKS/UNFAIR COMPETITION

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 408 James Astrachan
Kaitlin Corey

Cross Listed with LAW 767


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

HEALTH CARE 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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 102 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LAW 725


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
WB1 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
WEB Jason Frank
Elena Sallitto

Cross Listed with LAW 739, LAWT 739


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
WB1 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
WEB Jason Frank
Elena Sallitto

Cross Listed with LAW 739, LAWT 739


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

WORKERS' COMPENSATION

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
WB1 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
WEB Jeffrey Herwig
Lance Montour

Cross Listed with LAW 759


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

WORKERS' COMPENSATION

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
WB1 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
WEB Jeffrey Herwig
Lance Montour

Cross Listed with LAW 759


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

MARIJUANA LAW

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
085 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021 Saturday
9:00 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Alan Nemeth

Cross Listed with LAW 795


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

INFORMATION PRIVACY LAW

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 402 Jerry Bodman

Cross Listed with LAW 768


LEST-696 INTERNSHIPS (3)

COURT NAVIGATOR PROJECT

Application of legal knowledge and skills at a designated nonprofit organization, government entity, or business. Students will learn about the role that law plays in the activities or services of the site, and how law is used to address issues and solve problems. This course may be taken more than once, with the approval of the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Justin Hollimon

Cross Listed with JPLA 496, LEST 496


LEST-697 APPLIED PROJECTS (3)

Focused and intensive work on one or more projects applying legal knowledge and skills to real world situations to solve problems and improve processes. Students may select from already ongoing projects, or develop their own. This course may be taken more than once, with the approval of the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 400


MGMT-497 SPECIAL TOPICS: (3)

An intensive exploration of topics in the area of management. Refer to the current Class Schedule for topic offered. Prerequisites: Determined by instructor, Merrick School of Business student.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
EWB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 797


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
VIR 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-797 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT (3)

An intensive exploration of topics in the area of management. Topics include e-commerce, e-commerce and supply chain management, e-venturing, leadership, organizational theory and best business practice. Refer to semester class schedule for title 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
WB1 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 497


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
VIR 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


MKTG-440 PRODUCT MANAGEMENT (3)

Examines methods of creating new ideas, developing product prototypes, modifying existing products, evaluating market response, and commercializing and launching new products and services. Competitive and global changes, and technological, social, legal, economic and related issues are considered in the assessment of market potential, corporate resource needs and eventual success. Prerequisite: MKTG 301 / Merrick School of Business student or by permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MKTG 770


MKTG-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MARKETING (3)

The marketing 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. Prerequisite: MKTG 301/ Merrick School of Business student or permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Sanwar Sunny

Cross Listed with MKTG 762


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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Sanwar Sunny

Cross Listed with MKTG 497


MKTG-770 PRODUCT AND BRAND DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT (3)

Focuses on the firm’s product and brand development and management strategies with a special emphasis on innovative offerings. The influence of the social, legal and technological environment, as well as relationships with users and channel members, on the implementation of product and brand strategies are analyzed and discussed in depth. Encourages the application of the learned concepts to tangible and intangible products such as goods, services and ideas. prerequisite: MKTG 605 or MKTG 640

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MKTG 440


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 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 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 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 369


PBDS-638 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (3)

Explores the endless possibilities of digital imaging. Beginning with acquisition, students learn about composition, lighting, depth of field and the substantive differences between digital and more traditional methods of photography. Students follow their images through the digital darkroom stage, exploring a variety of digital manipulation techniques to produce material for print and Web distribution. Emphasis on the development of portfolio-quality pieces. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 364


PBDS-750 WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

WRITING FOR DIGITAL MEDIA

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
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Marion Winik

Cross Listed with ENGL 326


PBDS-750 WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

COPY-EDITING

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Betsy Yarrison

Cross Listed with ENGL 402


PBDS-750 WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING

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
ZM2 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Elizabeth Boyd

Cross Listed with CWPA 781


PHIL-200 THE NATURE AND PURPOSE OF LAW (3)

Introduces students to the nature and purpose of law by exploring a number of fundamental questions related to law and its role in our personal, social and political lives. Covers both historical and contemporary accounts of the nature of law, the relationship between law and morality, and legal reasoning, including a discussion of how judges ought to decide cases. Emphasis is on development of student's' critical-thinking and written and oral communication skills. Prerequisite; None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
Room TBD Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 250


PHIL-250 SOCIAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY (3)

Examines the values and principles that establish and justify societies and that determine the rights and responsibilities of a society to its own members; of the members in relation to each other and to the society as a whole; and of a society in relation to other societies. The course considers the application of these principles to such issues as justice, human rights, political and social institutions, and international relations. [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
Room TBD Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 200


PHIL-316 LOGIC OF LANGUAGE (3)

An introduction to informal and formal logic. The use and abuse of language in general is first considered, then informal fallacies are examined. Next, deductive, inductive and analogical arguments are distinguished. The remainder of the course is devoted to examining the formal structures of descriptive language and the formal rules of logic.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Joshua Kassner
Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 499, PHIL 492


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. prerequisites: 3.5 GPA and permission of the Denit Honors Program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Joshua Kassner
Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 316, PHIL 499


PHIL-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHILOSOPHY (3)

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
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 499


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

A culmination of the student's program of study in the Philosophy, Law and Ethics program. Required for all PLE majors. Students complete a capstone paper as part of an approved cross-listed 400-level course, integrating course content across the major as part of the capstone project. prerequisite: permission of program director, normally all other required courses in the major must be completed or concurrent [CAP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
ZM1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 497


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

A culmination of the student's program of study in the Philosophy, Law and Ethics program. Required for all PLE majors. Students complete a capstone paper as part of an approved cross-listed 400-level course, integrating course content across the major as part of the capstone project. prerequisite: permission of program director, normally all other required courses in the major must be completed or concurrent [CAP]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 TBA Room TBD Joshua Kassner
Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with PHIL 316, PHIL 492


PPIA-321 LEADERSHIP (3)

Leadership is critical in the delivery of government services and in maintaining our democracy. This course will actively engage students in theories, traits, concepts and behaviors of leadership. Students will learn tasks, skills, and profession competencies to become effective leaders in government and non-profit organizations.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Lorenda Naylor

Cross Listed with PUAD 732


PPIA-326 URBAN POLITICS AND PUBLIC POLICY (3)

An examination of the ­organization and main functions of urban government, the major participants and key issues in the urban political process, and the political relationship between cities and other levels of government. The distinctive characteristics of the political process in the urban setting with special emphasis on Baltimore.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Kelechi Uzochukwu

Cross Listed with PUAD 720


PPIA-410 POLITICS AND RACE (3)

Addresses race and its problems, possibilities, and limitations. Race is a critical issue in society; despite the removal of legal barriers and the guarantee of equal protection (Civil Rights Act of 1964, Voting Rights Act of 1965, Fair Housing Act of 1968), blacks and Hispanics continue to endure negative outcomes. Racism and discrimination in education, employment, health, income, and incarceration remain a part of the American social fabric. Prerequisite: none [GD]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Lorenda Naylor

Cross Listed with PUAD 704


PPIA-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
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with GAHS 605


PPIA-489 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION (3)

The Study of the development and evolution of International Organizations including the United Nations, regional and functional organizations, and non-governmental organizations. Course focuses on the United Nation's principal organs and specialized agencies and on major International Inter-governmental organizations. Consideration is also given to non-governmental organization as we" as informal organization. Simulation or role playing exercises or trips to the United Nations may be included at the instructor's discretion. Prerequistes: PPIA 210 or CNCM 102

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Jennica Larrison

Cross Listed with GAHS 508


PPIA-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
101 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Seema Iyer

Cross Listed with REED 497, FIN 497, ENVS 310


PSYC-430 BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE (3)

A study of the connection between the brain and behavior. Explores the relationship between brain activity and subjective experience, the principles governing neuronal activity, the role of neurotransmitter systems in memory and motivational processes, and the presumed brain functions that give rise to mental illnesses like schizophrenia and depression. Laboratory fee required. Prerequisite: PSYC 100 or an equivalent introductory psychology course or permission of the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with APPL 601


PUAD-704 MANAGING DIVERSITY (3)

Examines issues of diversity in the workplace, particularly in relation to organizational performance and service delivery among public organizations. Uses historical and legal frameworks to consider the struggles of marginalized groups and employs theoretical and applied perspectives to examine the barriers, challenges and benefits of diversity in the workplace.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/30/2021 - 12/19/2021 WEB WEB Lorenda Naylor

Cross Listed with PPIA 410


PUAD-720 URBAN POLITICS AND POLICY PLANNNING (3)

Study of political institutions in urban areas and the policy responses, processes and problems with reference to such issues as land use, community growth and development, environment, local and state services and regional and national urban policies, with particular focus on the Baltimore Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Kelechi Uzochukwu

Cross Listed with PPIA 326


PUAD-732 LEADERSHIP AND ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE (3)

Nature of technological and environmental change as it affects the management decisions of the agency. Techniques for organizational change, including diversified but integrative decision-making structures and techniques, implementation techniques, enforcement techniques and evaluation tools. The impact of a changing environment on the leadership skills needed in a modern environment.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/25/2021 - 5/16/2021 WEB WEB Lorenda Naylor

Cross Listed with PPIA 321


REED-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN REAL ESTATE (3)

The real estate 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. Prerequisite ECON 312

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 6/7/2021 - 7/30/2021 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Seema Iyer

Cross Listed with FIN 497, PPIA 497, ENVS 310


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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   WEB LAW STAFF

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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Michael Bender

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 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   WEB Michael Baillif

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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB 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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 955, LAWT 955


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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 608 Caroline Ciraolo
LAW STAFF

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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/15/2021   WEB LAW STAFF

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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
WEB Praveen Ayyagari
Andre Barnett

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-656 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available. Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Federal Income Tax I.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 966, LAWT 966


TAXA-656 MARYLAND TAXES (3)

This course will explore the substantive law and procedure of the Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller, with a particular focus on Maryland income tax, corporate tax and sales and use tax. Other Maryland taxes administered by the Maryland Comptroller will be discussed briefly. In addition, this course will cover Maryland tax procedure, including how liabilities are calculated, types and methods of assessment, the dispute process, the state’s authority to collect and collection alternatives available. Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Federal Income Tax I.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 016 Karen Syrylo
Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 966, LAWT 966


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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 608 Sean Elavia

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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/23/2021 - 12/1/2021   AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 974, LAW 974


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 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB David Forrer

Cross Listed with LAW 972, LAWT 972


TAXA-672 STATE AND LOCAL TAXATION (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes also will be examined briefly. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with LAW 979, LAWT 979


TAXA-672 STATE AND LOCAL TAXATION (3)

This course will explore federal and state constitutional and statutory limitations on state authority to tax individuals and business entities, including those that conduct multistate and multinational business. Featured topics will include the Due Process Clause and the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution, taxation of individuals and business entities, sales and use tax nexus, and PL 86-272 limitations on state income taxation. In addition, the course will cover general sales and use tax (SUT) principles, apportionment of income derived from a multistate business, combined versus separate entity reporting, and state property taxes. Maryland's broad array of state and local taxes also will be examined briefly. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Steven Gevarter
Karen Syrylo

Cross Listed with LAW 979, LAWT 979


TAXA-674 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

An analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. additional prerequisite: TAXA 652

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021   WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 968, LAWT 968


TAXA-674 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

An analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. additional prerequisite: TAXA 652

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021   WEB Richard Heinecke
George Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 968, LAWT 968


TAXA-675 ADVANCED REAL ESTATE TAXATION (2)

An analysis of the effect of income taxes on real estate transactions; a comparison of the various entities used for the ownership and development of real estate; real estate syndications, basis and basis adjustments; alternative financing techniques such as the sale-leaseback; depreciation, amortization and obsolescence; passive activity and at-risk rules; and REITS. additional prerequisite: TAXA 678

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021   WEB Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 978, LAWT 978


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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 4/26/2021   WEB Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 957, LAWT 957


TAXA-682 BANKRUPTCY TAXATION (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors’ rights and an analysis of tax issues that arise. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021   WEB Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAW 988, LAWT 988


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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 6/7/2021 - 7/29/2021 TBA Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 999


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. Prerequisite: TAXA 651

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/11/2021 - 5/12/2021 Evening Classes
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WEB Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 999