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ACCT-301 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 WEB WEB Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 510


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 321 Robert Felix

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
HN1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 309 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
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 225 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HY1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-402 Seminar in Assurance Services (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HY1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 740


ACCT-403 Advanced Financial Reporting (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 305 Arthur Flach

Cross Listed with ACCT 514


ACCT-405 INCOME TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 WEB Room TBD Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 514


ACCT-420 Law, Regulation and Professional Responsibilities (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 650


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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 WEB WEB 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
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 309 Robert Felix

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
UB2 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 321 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
HY1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

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
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 225 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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 305 Arthur Flach

Cross Listed with ACCT 405


ACCT-514 Fundamentals of Income Taxation (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 WEB Room TBD Mary Demarest

Cross Listed with ACCT 405


ACCT-650 Law, Regulation and Professional Responsibilities (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 420


ACCT-740 ADVANCED TOPICS IN ASSURANCE SERVICES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HY1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 402


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


APPL-601 THE BIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BEHAVIOR (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 403 Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with PSYC 430


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
085 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
BC 307 Thomas Mitchell

Cross Listed with PSYC 403


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 421 Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 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 integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director. This course is open only to the following majors: Applied Psychology or Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies. Other majors may take this course with departmental permission only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 421 Sepideh Soheilian

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Courtney Gasser

Cross Listed with APPL 703


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

AFRICAN-AMERICAN PERFORMANCE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 221 Kimberley Lynne

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Barbara Caan

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Barbara Caan

Cross Listed with BIOL 111


BIOL-111 HUMAN BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 404 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
004 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 404 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
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
104 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ANIME AND ANIMATION

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday/Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
LAP 205 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
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


CMAT-457 ADVANCED PRINT DESIGN (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 209 Amy Pointer

Cross Listed with PBDS 615


CMAT-469 ADVANCED AUDIO VIDEO PRODUCTION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 639


CNCM-790 INTERNSHIP (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


COSC-151 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING I (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Leonard Mayfield III

Cross Listed with INSS 209


CSCE-200 UNDERSTANDING COMMUNITY (3)

Allows students to explore basic concepts of community: a group’s history and change over time, the lines that divide communities, the physical movement of groups, the responsibilities of individuals within the community and the role community plays in social control. Students begin to master the skills of selection and synthesis as they use historical documents, census data, community mapping, field observations, nonfiction and fiction to make observations about groups and compare their findings to the ways groups are depicted by outsiders. [SOSC] [QQT] [GIK] [CTE] [SBS]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 206 Tenyo Pearl

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


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

POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN

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
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 212 Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, GVPP 497, HIST 497


CSCE-412 COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AND DECISION-MAKING (3)

Designed to provide students with the competencies necessary to be an effective community leader and decision-maker in the context of community planning, relationship building across networks and social organizing. Students are exposed to public decision-making from local to national government. Examines the primary skills needed for effective engagement in political and civic discussion, deliberation, advocacy and action. Prerequisite: None.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Gregg Solomon

Cross Listed with IDIS 498


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

RACE AND POLITICS

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 323 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with GVPP 410


CWPA-752 CREATIVE WRITING: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

STORYTELLING

Intensive exploration of topics in creative writing of special interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to specific interests and trends in creative writing. Possible topics include narrative poetry, gothic or romance novels and stories, detective and mystery fiction and marketing small press books. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Lab fee may be required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 209 Marion Winik

Cross Listed with ENGL 388


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ANIME AND ANIMATION

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday/Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
LAP 205 Steven Leyva

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-338 MODERN DRAMA (3)

The drama of the 20th century, with emphasis on contemporary movements and innovations. [HAT] [AH]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


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

STORYTELLING

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 209 Marion Winik

Cross Listed with CWPA 752


ENGL-497 TOPICS IN LITERATURE (3)

AFRICAN DIASPORA LITERATURE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 David Lingelbach

Cross Listed with ENTR 797


ENTR-460 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 760


ENTR-760 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENTR-797 Special Topics in Entrepreneurship (3)

As specified in the course syllabus

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 221 David Lingelbach

Cross Listed with ENTR 450


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 211 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 211 CAS STAFF

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


FSCS-730 INCIDENT RESPONSE (3)

Explores the development of effective responses to active attacks on computer systems and networks, coupled with analysis of the breakdown of protective measures. Prerequisite FSCS 724

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 405 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with FSCS 730


GAHS-760 LEADERSHIP/ FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GVPP-279 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS (3)

GLOBALIZATION AND DIFFERENCE

Exploration of topics in international affairs. Content varies depending upon the interests of faculty and students and may include studies in comparative or regional politics, international or global issues, or issues in foreign policy. Course may be repeated when topic changes. Prerequisite: Depends on course topic and level of difficulty.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 307 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


GVPP-410 POLITICS AND RACE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 323 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with CSCE 497


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

POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 212 Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CSCE 297, HIST 497


HIST-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HISTORY (3)

POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN: 50 YEA

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 212 Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, GVPP 497, CSCE 297


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

AFRAM THEATRE & SOCIETY

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 338


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

AFRICAN AMERICAN PERFORMANCE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 221 Kimberley Lynne

Cross Listed with ARTS 297


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

AFRICAN DIASPORA LITERATURE

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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 234 Diedre Badejo

Cross Listed with ENGL 497


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

STRATEGIC SKILL APPS/WORKFORCE

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 206 Tenyo Pearl

Cross Listed with CSCE 200


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

GLOBALIZATION & DIFFERENCE

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
105 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 307 Joseph Wood

Cross Listed with GVPP 279


IDIS-498 SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES (3)

LEADERSHIP AND DECISION-MAKING

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 403 Gregg Solomon

Cross Listed with CSCE 412


INSS-209 INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Leonard Mayfield III

Cross Listed with COSC 151


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 625


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

DEMOCRACY, LAW AND LEGITIMACY

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
AC 233 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with LEST 625, PHIL 497


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 500


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

ADVANCED 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 1/3/2018 - 1/23/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with LEST 625


JPLA-498 CAPSTONE PROJECT (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with PHIL 499


LAW-700 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Kimberly Wehle

Cross Listed with LAWG 700


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 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 802 Jane Murphy

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Jaime Lee

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 803 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-718 EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION LAW (3)

Analysis of the prohibitions against discrimination in employment in the federal and state constitutions, the Post-Civil War Civil Rights Acts, the Equal Pay Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, and their interpretation by the courts. Primary emphasis is on gender-based and racial discrimination prohibited by Title VII. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 407 Nancy Modesitt

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 729


LAW-739 ELDER LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Thursday
4:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 1002 Jason Frank

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 403 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Cheri Wendt-Taczak

Cross Listed with LAWT 800I


LAW-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Cheri Wendt-Taczak

Cross Listed with LAWT 800I


LAW-831 TAX POLICY SEMINAR (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655


LAW-833 LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR (3)

This seminar will study the legal, social and political issues that arise in connection with efforts by governments, businesses, and non-governmental organizations to foster local economic development. Discussions and readings will focus on three sorts of topics: 1) theoretical efforts to define and explain how to accomplish desirable local and urban economic development; 2) practical issues that arise in structuring enterprises in the local economic development context, with special reference to public authorities and community development corporations; 3) distinctive social, political and legal issues that arise in efforts to channel economic growth in ways that further various social goals, for example, the urban development process, the Community Reinvestment Act, Empowerment Zones and minority enterprise development. Recommended: Local Government Law. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 602 Audreyline McFarlane

Cross Listed with LEST 610


LAW-863 MILITARY LAW SEMINAR (3)

An examination of significant aspects of civil-military relations, including: the powers of the President and the Congress with respect to the armed forces; the jurisdiction of military tribunals; military criminal law and procedure; regulation of armed conflict; host-guest relationships; the use of the armed forces in domestic emergencies; claims against the United States; and military administrative law. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 602 Patrick O'Malley

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING WORKSHOP (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, TAXA 650


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAWT 957, TAXA 678


LAW-969 CORPORATE REOGANIZATION (3)

Analysis of the tax treatment of corporations and shareholders in corporate acquisitions, divisions, re-incorporations, and re-capitalization's, including a discussion of Section 338. Review of the net operating loss carryover and collapsible corporation rules. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Corporate Taxation. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Richard Heinecke

Cross Listed with LAWT 969, TAXA 671


LAW-972 ESTATE PLANNING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 972, TAXA 667


LAW-974 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 974, TAXA 662


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell

Cross Listed with LAWT 977, TAXA 663


LAW-984 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

Federal income taxation of S-corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the creation of the S-corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, and liquidations. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax: This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday
5:50 PM-7:40 PM
AL 016 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAWT 984, TAXA 684


LAWG-700 LLMUS ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Kimberly Wehle

Cross Listed with LAW 700


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
512G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 802 Jane Murphy

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Jaime Lee

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-717 LLMUS BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 803 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-729 LLMUS INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
10:30 AM-11:45 AM
AL 603 Nienke Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 729


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:35 PM
AL 803 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 403 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWT-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Cheri Wendt-Taczak

Cross Listed with LAW 800I


LAWT-800I TAX CLINIC I (6)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-7:20 PM
AL 304 John Snyder
Cheri Wendt-Taczak

Cross Listed with LAW 800I


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655


LAWT-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 956, TAXA 650


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 957, TAXA 678


LAWT-969 CORPORATE REORGANIZATION (3)

Analysis of the tax treatment of corporations and shareholders in corporate acquisitions, divisions, re-incorporations, and re-capitalizations, including a discussion of Section 338. Review of the net operating loss carryover and collapsible corporation Prerequisite Corporate Taxation

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Richard Heinecke

Cross Listed with LAW 969, TAXA 671


LAWT-972 ESTATE PLANNING (667) (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, TAXA 667


LAWT-974 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 974, TAXA 662


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 016 Mildeen Worrell

Cross Listed with LAW 977, TAXA 663


LAWT-984 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday
5:50 PM-7:40 PM
AL 016 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAW 984, TAXA 684


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 1/16/2018 - 5/17/2018 TBA LTBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


LEST-500 LEGAL RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 313A Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 407 Nancy Modesitt

Cross Listed with LAW 718


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

MILITARY 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 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 602 Patrick O'Malley

Cross Listed with LAW 863


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

ELDER LAW

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 1002 Jason Frank

Cross Listed with LAW 739


LEST-610 LEGAL TOPICS (3)

LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 602 Audreyline McFarlane

Cross Listed with LAW 833


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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


LEST-625 TOPICS IN APPLIED ETHICS (3)

DEMOCRACY, LAW AND LEGITIMACY

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
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
AC 233 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with JPLA 400, PHIL 497


LEST-625 TOPICS IN APPLIED ETHICS (3)

ADVANCED 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 1/3/2018 - 1/23/2018 TBA Room TBD Michele Cotton

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


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
FRA 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-498 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
THA 1/29/2018 - 3/16/2018 TBA Room TBD Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
FRA 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 TBA Room TBD Eusebio Scornavacca

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
THA 1/29/2018 - 3/16/2018 TBA Room TBD Dennis Pitta

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


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
085 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Wednesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 209 Amy Pointer

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PBDS-639 VIDEO AESTHETICS & TECHNIQUE (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 469


PHIL-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHILOSOPHY (3)

DEMOCRACY, LAW AND LEGITIMACY

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-6:45 PM
AC 233 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with JPLA 400, LEST 625


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LAP 308 Steven Scalet

Cross Listed with JPLA 498


PSYC-403 TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT (3)

A comprehensive course designed to help the student develop the skills necessary to design and implement effective training programs. The course will investigate needs assessments, the development of appropriate training efforts, and the use of training program evaluations. Techniques included are the use of technology in CBT and web-based training. Prerequisites: PSYC 100 or equivalent introductory psychology class, or permission of the Program Director. Laboratory fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
BC 307 Thomas Mitchell

Cross Listed with APPL 649


PSYC-430 PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY (3)

A study of the biological substrates of behavior. The role of the central nervous system and its relationships to other physiological processes are examined as they affect the organism’s adaptation to its environment. Laboratory fee required. prerequisite: PSYC 100 or an equivalent introductory psychology course or permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 403 Michael Frederick

Cross Listed with APPL 601


PUAD-705 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (3)

POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 212 Lenneal Henderson

Cross Listed with GVPP 497, CSCE 297, HIST 497


TAXA-650 TAX RESEARCH AND WRITING (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 016 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 956, LAWT 956


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 608 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954


TAXA-662 FOREIGN TAXATION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 016 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 974, LAWT 974


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 016 Mildeen Worrell

Cross Listed with LAW 977, LAWT 977


TAXA-667 ESTATE PLANNING (972) (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 972, LAWT 972


TAXA-671 CORPORATE REORGANIZATIONS (3)

An analysis of the tax treatment of corporations and shareholders in corporate acquisitions, divisions, reincorporations and recapitalizations, including a discussion of section 338. Review of the net operating loss carryover and collapsible corporation rules. additional prerequisite: TAXA 652

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 608 Richard Heinecke

Cross Listed with LAW 969, LAWT 969


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

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 957, LAWT 957


TAXA-684 S-CORPORATIONS (1)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 4/30/2018   AL 016 Jeffrey Jacobson

Cross Listed with LAW 984, LAWT 984


TAXA-799 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1 - 2)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 1/16/2018 - 5/17/2018 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 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 401 Ann Gallagher

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP1Q 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Monday/Wednesday
9:30 AM-10:50 AM
AC 401 Ann Gallagher

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 232 Tara Castillo

Cross Listed with WRIT 101


WRIT-101 COLLEGE COMPOSITION (3)

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

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WP2Q 1/29/2018 - 5/20/2018 Tuesday/Thursday
2:00 PM-3:20 PM
AC 232 Tara Castillo

Cross Listed with WRIT 101