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General Education

General Education Course Lists

(Subject to Further Additions - Last Update 6/17/13)

Fundamental Literacies

Writing

 
  • ENG-W 131 Elementary Composition (with a grade of C or higher)
  • ENG-W 140 Honors Elementary Composition (with a grade of C or higher)
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Critical Thinking

       CSCI C250  Discrete Structures (NEW)
       ENG-W 270 Argumentative Writing(Restricted to Educ students)
       HPSC-X 200 Scientific Reasoning
       PHIL P101 Philosophy in the Public Sphere(NEW)
       VT:  Philosophy in the Marketplace
       PHIL P102  Critical Thinking & Applied Ethics(NEW)
       PHIL-P 105 Critical Thinking (was Thinking and Reasoning)
       PHIL-P 110 Introduction to Philosophy
       PHIL-P 150 Elementary Logic
       PHIL-P 250 Introductory Symbolic Logic
       POLS-Y 201 Controversies in U.S. Politics
       PSY-P 211 Methods of Experimental Psychology
       SPCH-S 228 Argumentation and Debate

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Oral Communication

Visual Literacy

  • CMLT-C 293 History of the Motion Picture I
  • CMLT -C294 History of the Motion Picture II
  • CMLT- C190  Introduction to Film Studies
  • CJUS-P 424 Crime Mapping and Geographic Info Systems
  • EDUC-W 200 Beginning Fall '13, counts only as computer literacy
  • EDUC-W310  Integrating Computers in  K-12 Classrooms
  • ENG-W 315 Writing for the Web
  • ENG-W 367 Writing for Multiple Media
  • FINA-A 109 Ways of Seeing (replaces FINA-A 100)
  • INFO-I 310 Multimedia Arts and Technology
  • JOUR-J 210 Visual Communication
  • NURS-S 485 Professional Growth and Empowerment
  • THTR-T 228 Design for the Theatre
  • BIOL  L403    Biology Senior Seminar
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Quantitative Reasoning

  • Level 6 math placement, or:
  • CJUS-K 300 Statistical Techniques
  • MATH-K 300 Statistical Techniques for Health Professions
  • MATH-K 310 Statistical Techniques
  • MATH-M 111 Mathematics in the World
  • MATH-M 115 Pre-Calculus and Trigonometry (5 cr.)
  • MATH-M 118 Finite Mathematics
  • MATH-M 119 Brief Survey of Calculus I
  • MATH-M 125 Pre-Calculus Mathematics (3 cr.)
  • and MATH-M 126 Trigonometric Functions (2 cr.)
  • MATH-M 208 Technical Calculus I
  • MATH-M 209 Technical Calculus II
  • MATH-M 215 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I (5 cr.)
  • MATH-M 216 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II (5 cr.)
  • NURS-H 355 Data Analysis in Clinical Practice and Health Care Research
  • SOC-S 351 Social Statistics
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Information Literacy

  • COAS-Q 110 Introduction to Information Literacy (1 cr.)
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Computer Literacy

  • BUS-K 201 The Computer in Business
  • CSCI-A 106 Introduction to Computing
  • CSCI-A 107 Programming within Applications (4 cr.)
  • CSCI-A 201 Introduction to Programming (4 cr.)
  • CSCI-C 101 Computer Programming I (4 cr.)
  • CSCI-C 201 Computer Programming II (4 cr.)
  • EDUC-W200 Microcomputing in Education
  • FINA-P 273 Computer Art and Design I
  • INFO-I 101 Introduction to Informatics (4 cr.)
  • INFO-I 210 Information Infrastructure I (4 cr.)
  • INFO-I 211 Information Infrastructure II (4 cr.)
  • MUS-T 120 Computer Skills for Musicians
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Common Core Courses

Contemporary Social Values

Non-Western Cultures

  • ANTH-A 250 Anthropology in the Modern World
  • ANTH-A 385 Topics in Anthropology
  • VT:  Anthropology of Cybercultures
  • VT: Contemporary Chinese Society
  • VT: Rise and Fall of Ancient Civilizations
  • VT: Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
  • VT: Brazil: Culture, Race & Identity
  • ANTH-E 105 Culture and Society
  • ANTH-E 300 Culture Areas and Ethnic Groups
  • VT: Latin America
  • ANTH-E 310 Introduction to the Cultures of Africa
  • ANTH-E 320 Indians of North America
  • ANTH-E 321 Peoples of Mexico
  • ANTH-E 323 Indians of Indiana
  • ANTH-E 335 Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica
  • ANTH-E 365 Women and Power (Crosslist: WOST-W 301)
  • ANTH-E 391 Women in Developing Countries (Crosslist: WOST-W 301, WOST-E 391)
  • ANTH-E 397 Peoples and Cultures of the Middle East
  • ANTH-E 402 Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective
  • ANTH-P 398 The Rise of Civilization
  • EALC-E 271 20th Century Japanese Culture
  • EDUC-E201 Multicultural Education and Global Awareness
  • ENG L382  Fiction of the Non-Western World (NEW)
  • FINA-A 307 Intro to Non-Western Art (was FINA-A 300)
  • HIST-C 391 History of Medieval Near East
  • HIST-G358  Early Modern Japan
  • HIST G369  Modern Japan
  • HIST-H 207 Modern East Asian Civilization
  • HIST-H211 Latin American Culture and Civilization I (Colonial Latin American History
  • HIST-H 237 Traditional East Asian Civilizatio
  • HIST-W 300 Issues in World History
  • VT: Intro to Islamic Civilization
  • MUS-M 375 Ethnic & Pop Music of the World
  • PHIL-P 283 Non Western Philosophy
  • PHIL-P 374 Early Chinese Philosophy
  • POLS-Y 107 Intro to Comparative Politics
  • POLS-Y 109 Intro to International Relations
  • POLS-Y 324 Women and World Politics (Crosslist: WOST-W 301)
  • POLS-Y 330 Central American Politics
  • POLS-Y 337 Latin American Politics
  • POLS-Y 343 Politics of International Development
  • REL-R 153 Religions of the East
  • SOC-S 362 World Societies and Cultures
  • VT: Costa Rica (study abroad)
  • VT: Mexico (study abroad)
  • SOC-S 460 Topics in Non-Western Cultures (This course number is valid AFTER Fall 2010)
  • VT: Gender and Work in the Global Economy (was S410)
  • VT: International Inequalities (was S410)
  • SPAN-S 275 Hispanic Culture and Conversation
  • TEL-R 404 Topical Seminar in Telecommunication:
  • VT: Japan, Asia, and the World in Media
  • WGS-E 391 Women in Developing Countries (Crosslist: ANTH-E 391)
  • WGS-W 301 Global Perspectives on Women (Crosslist: POLS-Y 324)
  • WGS-W 400 Topics in Women's Studies
  • VT: Gender and Work in Global Economy
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Diversity in U.S. Society

  • AFAM-A 150 Survey of the Culture of Black Americans (crosslist: HIST-A 100) (formerly known as AFRO-A 150 - prior to Fall 2010)
  • ANTH-E 380 Urban Anthropology
  • CMLT-C 253 Third World and Black American Films
  • EDUC-H 340 Education and American Culture
  • ENG-E 110 Diversity in U.S. Literature
  • ENG-L 370 Recent Black American Writing
  • ENG-L 379 American Ethnic and Minority Literature
  • HIST-A 100 Issues in U.S. History
  • VT: Survey of the Culture of Black Americans (crosslist AFAM-A 150)
  • HIST-A 310 Survey of American Indians I
  • HIST-A 352 History of Latinos in the U.S.
  • HIST-A 355 Afro-American History to the 1890s
  • HIST-A 356 Afro-American History, 1890s to the Present
  • HIST-H 105 American History I
  • HIST-H 106 American History II
  • HIST-H 260 History of Women in the U.S. (Crosslist: WGS-H 260)
  • LSTU-L 110 Labor and Society
  • LSTU-L 390 Topics inLabor History
  • VT: Labor in U.S. History
  • POLS-Y327  Gender Politics in the U.S.
  • POLS-Y 329 Racial and Ethnic Politics in the United States
  • PSY-P 391 Psychology of Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (Crosslist: WOST-P 391)
  • REL-R 160 Religion in American Culture
  • SOC-S 161 Principles of Sociology
  • SOC-S 163 Social Problems
  • SOC-S 306 Urban Society
  • SOC-S 316 Sociology of the Family
  • SOC-S 317 Inequality
  • SOC-S 335 Race and Ethnic Relations
  • SOC-S 338 Sociology of Gender Roles (Crosslist: WOST-S 338)
  • SOC-S 360 Topics in Social Policy
  • VT: Law and Society
  • SWK S102  Diversity in a Pluralistic Society
  • WGS-H 260 History of Women in the U.S. (Crosslist: HIST-H 260)
  • WGS-P 391 Psychology of Gender, Race, and Ethnicity (Crosslist: PSY-P 391)
  • WGS-S 338 Sociology of Gender Roles (Crosslist: SOC-S 338)
  • WGS-W 100 Gender Studies
  • WGS-W 201 Women and Culture: Introduction to Women's Studies
  • VT: Race, Class, and Ethnicity: Confronting Biases
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Health and Wellness (2 cr.)

  • EDUC-M 359 Health & Wellness for Teachers (2 cr.) HPER-E 190 Yoga I (1 cr., plus any 1 cr. HPER course)
  • HPER E190  Yoga 1 (1 cr.)
  • HPER E133   Fitness and Jogging I (1 cr.)
  • HPER E233  Fitness and Jogging II (1 cr.)
  • HPER E333  Fitness and Jogging III (1 cr.)
  • HPER-N 220 Nutrition for Health
  • MUS-X 070 University Choral Ensembles (1-2 cr.)
  • NURS-B 108 Personal Health and Wellness (2 cr., restricted to Nursing students)
  • NURS-B 109 Personal Health and Wellness (1 cr., plus any 1 cr. HPER course satisfies the Health and Wellness requirement)
  • NURS-B 233 Health and Wellness (4 cr.)
  • THTR-D 110 Social Dance (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 111 Intro to Latin Dance (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 115 Modern Dance I (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 120 Ballet I (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 130 Flamenco I (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 140 Jazz Dance I (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 150 Middle Eastern Dance I (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 215 Modern Dance II (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 220 Ballet II (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 230 Flamenco Dance II (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 240 Jazz Dance II (2 cr.)
  • THTR-D 250 Middle Eastern Dance II (2 cr.)
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