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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
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 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
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 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
HNW1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD 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 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD 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
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature. 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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HN1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
Room TBD Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature. 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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HY1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-317 ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3)

A study of fundamental accounting system concepts, the utilization of accounting system technology to establish security and controls, accounting system development, documentation and data base implementation and the internal controls of accounting information. Projects use AIS applications on the revenue, expense, production and payroll cycles.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Alberto Bento

Cross Listed with ACCT 752


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
E01 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Robert Felix

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


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
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 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
E01 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Arthur Flach

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
HY1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 680


ACCT-412 Introduction to Forensic Accounting (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Robert Carter

Cross Listed with ACCT 601


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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Sunday
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
III-2203 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 702


ACCT-510 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 301


ACCT-510 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 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. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB 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
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD 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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Robert Felix

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
UB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Robert Felix

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Robert Felix

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
HY1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Gregory Gaynor

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
Room TBD Gregory Gaynor

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Arthur Flach

Cross Listed with ACCT 405


ACCT-601 FORENSIC ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Robert Carter

Cross Listed with ACCT 412


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
UB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Hoang Nguyen

Cross Listed with FIN 624


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 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018   AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, TAXA 655


ACCT-680 TAXATION OF ENTITIES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HY1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 406


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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Sunday
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
III-2203 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 414


ACCT-752 Topics in Accounting Systems (3)

A study of fundamental accounting system concepts, the utilization of accounting system technology to establish security and controls, accounting system development, documentation and data base implementation and the internal controls of accounting information. Projects use AIS applications on the revenue, expense, production and payroll cycles. Prerequisite: ACCT 505 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Alberto Bento

Cross Listed with ACCT 317


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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


APPL-649 SPECIAL TOPICS: INDUSTRIAL/ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Studies a topic of industrial/organizational psychology of mutual interest to students and faculty that is not currently part of course offerings. Topic may vary. May be repeated for credit as course topic changes. Lab fee may be required. Prerequisite:This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 797, MGMT 497


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience 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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience 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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience 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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING (3)

Experience 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
187 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD CAS STAFF

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
085 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 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
185 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 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
186 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 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
187 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with APPL 703


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Hillary Sparkes

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Hillary Sparkes

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
101 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 237 Tiffany Greenwood-Queen

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 237 Tiffany Greenwood-Queen

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
104 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE EVOLUTION OF 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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-369 DIGITAL VIDEO (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


CMAT-457 ADVANCED PRINT DESIGN (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 205 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with PBDS 615


CNCM-790 INTERNSHIP (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
Room TBD Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


COSC-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: COSC 151 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 216 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with INSS 225


COSC-451 OBJECT-ORIENTED ANALYSIS AND DESIGN (3)

Presents concepts and techniques in the development of robust design models and of applications of the United Modeling Language to fundamental object-oriented analysis and design concepts, including architecture, objects, classes, components, relationships, and supporting diagrams. Lab fee required. Prerequisite: COSC 351

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Danielle Fowler

Cross Listed with INSS 406


COSC-461 IT PROJECT MANAGEMENT (3)

Introduces the concepts and practices associated with IT project management and helps students understand how successful IT projects are effectively managed so that projects are completed on time, within budget and meeting customer's needs. Teaches students the key processes, from project initiation to project closure. Students gain working experience with the latest versions of the most popular project management software and tools available to project managers. Lab fee required. prerequisites: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Paul Richardson

Cross Listed with INSS 370


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
5Y1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 304 Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 705


CRJU-464 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ISSUES (3)

GLOBAL EDUCATION

An examination of a selected topic or issue, such as women and criminal justice, private security, cirminal justice legislation, or ethical issues. The topic studied will appear in the Schedule of Classes. CRJU 464 may be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Prerequisite: CRJU 301 Social Justice in the Urban Community

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 Gabriela Wasileski

Cross Listed with CRJU 703


CRJU-703 SEMINAR IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE (3)

GLOBAL EDUCATION

Seminar devoted to a particular topic related to research, theory and/or applications in criminal justice. Sample topics include qualitative research in criminal justice, community crime prevention and juvenile justice history. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. no prerequisite unless listed in schedule of classes

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 Gabriela Wasileski

Cross Listed with CRJU 464


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
5Y1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 304 Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 400


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB Room TBD Ferzana Havewala

Cross Listed with PUAD 725, HSMG 725


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

DIVIDED BALTIMORE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Tylis Cooper

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


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

#METOO#TIMESUP

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 WEB WEB Renita Seabrook

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


CSCE-301 INTRODUCTION TO NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP (3)

Introduces students to personal and professional competencies relevant to careers in nonprofit organizations. Special emphasis is placed on individual and community development as the pivotal functions of nonprofit organizations and on collaboration as the central mode of public problem-solving.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Tenyo Pearl

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


CSCE-311 SOCIAL AWARENESS AND ETHICAL RESPONSIBLITY (3)

Focuses on the relationships among ethics, public policy and business enterprise. Designed to help participants think globally about diversity and civic engagement, this course continues students' preparation for leadership position in a global society. Focuses on improving personal leadership skills and on emphasizing the importance of leading consistently with the highest ethical principles and values. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB CPA STAFF

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


CSCE-400 NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT (3)

Nonprofit organizations are key to the functioning of civil society. The United States has one of the world’s most vibrant nonprofit communities. In this practical skills course, students examine how to carry out the responsibilities of organizing and managing a nonprofit, with focus on organizations framed under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Students explore effective mission, incorporation and vision statements; board and staff roles and relationships; ethics; budgets and fundraising; and maintaining nonprofit status. This course helps students meet a number of American Humanics competency requirements. prerequisite: CSCE 301 or permission of the CSCE program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Carlton Epps

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

THE EVOLUTION OF 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
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-348 MULTI -ETHNIC AMERICAN LITERATURE (3)

A survey of the diversity of the literature of the Americas, focusing on indigenous or nonwhite populations, with an emphasis on cultural traditions and exchanges. [HAT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENGL-360 MAJOR AUTHORS (3)

An in-depth study of one, two, or three authors connected by historical period, literary movement, or major themes in their work. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Prerequisite; none [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


ENTR-460 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


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
UB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Room TBD Hoang Nguyen

Cross Listed with ACCT 624


GAHS-760 LEADERSHIP/ FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 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.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB Room TBD Ferzana Havewala

Cross Listed with PUAD 725, CRJU 725


IDIA-602 GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINCIPLES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB WEB Amy Pointer

Cross Listed with PBDS 502


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

#ME TOO/#TIMES UP

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
5WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 WEB WEB Renita Seabrook

Cross Listed with CSCE 297


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
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 326


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

GLOBAL FEMINISMS

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 348


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MAJOR AUTHORS

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
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 360


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

INTRO TO NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Tenyo Pearl

Cross Listed with CSCE 301


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

DIVIDED BALTIMORE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Tylis Cooper

Cross Listed with CSCE 297


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Carlton Epps

Cross Listed with CSCE 400


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

SOCIAL AWARE & ETHIC RESPONSE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB CPA STAFF

Cross Listed with CSCE 311


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 or permission of instructor .

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 216 No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with COSC 251


INSS-370 PROJECT MANAGEMENT (3)

This course provides the fundamentals of project management, with a focus on managing information systems projects. Upon successful completion of this course, candidates may be eligible to take the Project Management Institute (PMI) exam for Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM). Prerequisites: INSS 300 or permission of instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB WEB Paul Richardson

Cross Listed with COSC 461


INSS-401 INTERNET AND BUSINESS (3)

Provides an understanding of the Internet and the information superhighway through hands-on experience with the main Internet services and applications. The course also answers the questions about how to use the Internet for communications; search for free information, files, and programs; and create a presence on the Internet for individuals and businesses using hypermedia and the Web. Prerequisite: INSS 300 / Merrick School of Business student or permission of instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Susan Tatterson

Cross Listed with INSS 701


INSS-406 SYSTEM ANALYSIS AND LOGICAL DESIGN (3)

Introduces key principles and techniques used to develop or modify information systems to support business ¬undertakings. The course covers the lifecycle of software systems, with an emphasis on the analysis and logical design phases. Topics include the determination and modeling of the requirements of information systems and software, business process modeling and reengineering, data modeling, data gathering and requirements specification, interface design, and the development of system prototypes, including electronic forms and reports. Students gain experience with leading industry development tools such as those from Oracle and PeopleSoft. prerequisite: INSS 209 or INSS 225 or equivalent/ Merrick School of Business student or permission of the instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Danielle Fowler

Cross Listed with COSC 451


INSS-701 INTERNET DEVELOPMENT FOR BUSINESS (3)

Covers the issues involved with managing an organization’s website. Issues include content management, scalability, security, reliability and usability. Topics include tools and techniques for developing and managing large-scale websites, such as Dreamweaver, ColdFusion and XML. prerequisites: computer, browser and network literacy

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB Room TBD Susan Tatterson

Cross Listed with INSS 401


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

SUPERVISING COURT NAVIGATOR

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 625


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

BIOMEDICAL ETHICS

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Room TBD James Taggart

Cross Listed with PHIL 497


JPLA-496 INTERNSHIP (3)

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
001 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 698


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
512 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Barbara Babb

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-12:20 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 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 603 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 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-728 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 407 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAWG 728


LAW-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 603 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAWG 729, LEST 605


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday/Wednesday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 1002 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
512 5/21/2018 - 7/9/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-763 SPORTS LAW (3)

This course provides a student an overview of the business and legal issues within the areas of professional and amateur sports. Specifically, but not limited to, the following: professional clubs, professional leagues, sports marketing contracts, negotiation techniques, television, sponsorship, insurance, and athletic associations. All such issues covered shall have a relationship to basic principles of law: contract, antitrust, tort, corporate, and other areas. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Phillip Closius

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 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 408 James Astrachan

Cross Listed with LEST 610


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 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 772


LAW-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

Students represent low-income taxpayers involved in matters with the Internal Revenue Service. Under the supervision of a faculty member, students interview clients, research substantive and procedural law, and represent clients before the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court. The course includes a weekly seminar and supervision meetings in addition to case work. Prerequisites: 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 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 800I


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 607 Robert Rubinson
Lila Meadows

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-819 PLANNING FOR FAMILIES AND SENIORS WORKSHOP (3)

Planning for long-term family security: providing support for minors and other dependents; preparing for retirement; and coping with old age, disability, and death. The course will focus on families with modest assets (those not subject to estate tax). Topics will include the uses of trusts and trust alternatives; inter vivos transfers; wills; life insurance; employee benefits and social security; guardianships and durable powers of attorney; health care decision-making; housing for the elderly (retirement communities, nursing homes, and in-community care); and ethical issues inherent in serving families. Students will work in small groups to create a plan for a hypothetical family and to draft the necessary instruments for that family. In addition, each student will prepare a short position paper on one of the covered topics. Prerequisite: Trusts and Estates. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
1:30 PM-4:15 PM
AL 602 Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAWT 819


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 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAWT 953, TAXA 651


LAW-955 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 955, TAXA 654


LAW-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING WORKSHOP (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, TAXA 650


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 971, TAXA 660


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Elizabeth Green

Cross Listed with LAWT 973, TAXA 670


LAW-975 EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION (2)

Methods of providing tax-free and tax-deferred compensation to employees, including Section 83 tax planning, stock option tax planning, incentive compensation arrangements, and methods of funding non-qualified plans. 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 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Adam Meehan

Cross Listed with LAWT 975, TAXA 664


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
512 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Monday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAWT 978, TAXA 675


LAW-983 TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS (2)

Analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from federal income tax, with emphasis on section 501 (c)(3) organizations, private foundations, and the treatment of unrelated business income. 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 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAWT 983, TAXA 665


LAW-994 Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Tax Crimes (3)

This course examines the lifecycle of a criminal tax case, including the warning signs that a civil tax case may be referred for criminal investigation, applicable privileges, potential defenses, the opening of an administrative investigation, sources of information, authorization of a grand jury investigation and prosecution, best practices in plea negotiations, trial strategies, sentencing, and collateral and civil tax consequences. The course will also address current priorities of IRS Criminal Investigation and the Department of Justice, and cases pulled from the headlines. Prerequisite: Fundamental of Federal Income Tax I. Recommended: Tax Practice and Procedure

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 994, TAXA 658


LAWG-716 LLMUS FAMILY LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Barbara Babb

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-12:20 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 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 603 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-728 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 407 James Maxeiner

Cross Listed with LAW 728


LAWG-729 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 603 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LEST 605


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Friday
1:00 PM-2:50 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday/Wednesday
3:00 PM-4:15 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
512G 5/21/2018 - 7/9/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-772 MARYLAND CRIMINAL PRACTICE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550G 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 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 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 800I


LAWT-819 PLANNING FOR FAMILIES AND SENIORS WORKSHOP (3)

Planning for long-term family security: providing support for minors and other dependents; preparing for retirement; and coping with old age, disability, and death. The course will focus on families with modest assets (those not subject to estate tax). Topics will include the uses of trusts and trust alternatives; inter vivos transfers; wills; life insurance; employee benefits and social security; guardianships and durable powers of attorney; health care decision-making; housing for the elderly (retirement communities, nursing homes, and in-community care); and ethical issues inherent in serving families. Students will work in small groups to create a plan for a hypothetical family and to draft the necessary instruments for that family. In addition, each student will prepare a short position paper on one of the covered topics. Prerequisite: Trusts and Estates. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Tuesday
1:30 PM-4:15 PM
AL 602 Angela Vallario

Cross Listed with LAW 819


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, TAXA 651


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Maurice Foley

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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, TAXA 654


LAWT-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAW 956, TAXA 650


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, TAXA 660


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Elizabeth Green

Cross Listed with LAW 973, TAXA 670


LAWT-975 EXECUTIVE COMP (2)

Methods of providing tax-free and tax-deferred compensation to employees, including Section 83 tax planning, stock option tax planning, incentive compensation arrangements, and methods of funding non-qualified plans.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Adam Meehan

Cross Listed with TAXA 664, LAW 975


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 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Monday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 978, TAXA 675


LAWT-983 TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS (2)

Analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from Federal income tax, with emphasis on Section 501(c)(3) organizations, private foundations, and the treatment of unrelated business income.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAW 983, TAXA 665


LAWT-994 Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Tax Crimes (3)

This course examines the lifecycle of a criminal tax case, including the warning signs that a civil tax case may be referred for criminal investigation, applicable privileges, potential defenses, the opening of an administrative investigation, sources of information, authorization of a grand jury investigation and prosecution, best practices in plea negotiations, trial strategies, sentencing, and collateral and civil tax consequences. The course will also address current priorities of IRS Criminal Investigation and the Department of Justice, and cases pulled from the headlines. Prerequisite: Fundamental of Federal Income Tax I. Recommended: Tax Practice and Procedure

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with TAXA 658, LAW 994


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 TBA LTBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

SPORTS 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 8/20/2018 - 11/28/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Phillip Closius

Cross Listed with LAW 763


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

INTERNATIONAL LAW

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 603 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LAWG 729


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

HEALTH CARE 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 8/20/2018 - 11/27/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LAW 725


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

TRADEMARKS/UNFAIR COMPETITION

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
186 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018   AL 408 James Astrachan

Cross Listed with LAW 767


LEST-625 TOPICS IN APPLIED ETHICS (3)

SUPERVISING COURT NAVIGATOR

Varying course offering that explores a particular topic in applied ethics. Course may be repeated for credit where topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 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
5HW1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 797, APPL 649


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
WB1 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB WEB Jeffrey Weaver

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
JPN 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018   Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca
Murray Dalziel

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-498 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
JPN 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018   Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca
Murray Dalziel

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
5W1 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 497, APPL 649


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
WB2 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB WEB Jeffrey Weaver

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
JPN 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018   Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca
Murray Dalziel

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
JPN 5/29/2018 - 7/2/2018   Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca
Murray Dalziel

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
101 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MKTG 770


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
UB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD 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 5/29/2018 - 7/23/2018 WEB WEB Amy Pointer

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 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 369


PBDS-615 TYPOGRAPHY I (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 205 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PHIL-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHILOSOPHY (3)

BIOMEDICAL ETHICS

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Room TBD James Taggart

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 WEB Room TBD Ferzana Havewala

Cross Listed with CRJU 725, HSMG 725


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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 016 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 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, LAWT 953


TAXA-653 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 952, LAWT 952


TAXA-654 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, LAWT 955


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018   AL 016 Maurice Foley

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-658 Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Tax Crimes (3)

This course examines the lifecycle of a criminal tax case, including the warning signs that a civil tax case may be referred for criminal investigation, applicable privileges, potential defenses, the opening of an administrative investigation, sources of information, authorization of a grand jury investigation and prosecution, best practices in plea negotiations, trial strategies, sentencing, and collateral and civil tax consequences. The course will also address current priorities of IRS Criminal Investigation and the Department of Justice, and cases pulled from the headlines. Prerequisite: Fundamental of Federal Income Tax I. Recommended: Tax Practice and Procedure

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 11/26/2018   AL 016 LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 994, LAW 994


TAXA-660 ESTATE AND GIFT TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, LAWT 971


TAXA-664 EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION (2)

Covers methods of providing tax-free and tax-deferred compensation to employees, including section 83 tax planning, stock option tax planning, incentive compensation arrangements and methods of funding nonqualified plans.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018   AL 608 Adam Meehan

Cross Listed with LAWT 975, LAW 975


TAXA-665 TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS (2)

An analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from federal income tax, with emphasis on section 501(c)(3) organizations, private foundations and the treatment of unrelated business income.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018   AL 608 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAW 983, LAWT 983


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018   AL 016 Elizabeth Green

Cross Listed with LAW 973, LAWT 973


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 5/21/2018 - 7/18/2018   AL 608 Steven Gevarter

Cross Listed with LAW 978, LAWT 978


TAXA-799 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1 - 2)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/20/2018 - 12/14/2018 TBA LTBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 999


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1Q 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2Q 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP3Q 8/27/2018 - 12/16/2018 Monday/Wednesday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
Room TBD No Instructor Assigned

Cross Listed with WRIT 101