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AIS 101 Introduction To Indigenous Studies
Studies indigenous peoples historically and contemporaneously, using case studies drawn from diverse cultures. Also traces indigenous studies as a field, with methods and content distinct from the disciplines that contribute to it. Letter grade only.
3 AIS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Effective Writing
AIS 201 American Indian Expression
Surveys art, literature, journalism, and modern works that constitute Native American expression and contribution to the American aesthetic tradition. Letter grade only.
3 AIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Effective Writing
AIS 210 Current American Indian Government
Provides overview of the development of modern tribal governments, their powers, and the problems they face; includes historical examination of North American indigenous societies. Cross-listed with POS 210. Letter grade only.
3 AIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
AIS 320 American Indian Politics And Policy
Examines the development of political and policy relationships between Native American nations and the U.S government, using a political, social, economic, and cultural context. Cross-listed with POS 320. Letter grade only.
3 AIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
AIS 325 "Sister Nation": Indigenous Women In The U.s.
This course focuses on a deeper theoretical and an applied understanding of how Indigenous women understand themselves, their communities, and responsibilities. We utilize and demand a comprehension of Western and Indigenous knowledge systems. Cross-listed with ES 325 and WGS 325. Letter grade only.
3 AIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ANT 102 Exploring Cultures
Introduces diverse cultures, focusing on technology, social organization, and ideology of hunter-gatherer, horticultural, agricultural, pastoral, industrial, and post-industrial societies around the world, with primary emphasis on non-western societies. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ANT 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
ANT 102H Exploring Cultures - Honors
Introduces diverse cultures, focusing on technology, social organization, and ideology of hunter-gatherer, horticultural, agricultural, pastoral, industrial, and post-industrial societies around the world, with primary emphasis on non-western societies. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ANT 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
ANT 103 Culture In Communication
Offers a comparative global perspective on communicative forms, especially languages, as systems of social signs. Primary emphasis on case studies are from non-western societies. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ANT 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
ANT 205 Native Peoples Of North America
Ethnographic survey of Indian societies in the United States and Canada, their cultural and linguistic development, and their current status. Letter grade only.
3 ANT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ANT 206 Ancient North Americans: The Prehistoric Legacy
From the earliest Ice Age hunters through European contact, the course traces the development of a mosaic of indigenous cultures and explores their contributions to American democracy. Letter grade only.
3 ANT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ANT 209 Folklore Of The World: Anthropological Perspectives
A cross-cultural, global survey of contemporary folklore of the world. Case Studies emphasize non-western societies, including Southeast Asia, Australian Aborigines, Maya, and Celtic subcultures of Europe. Letter grade only.
3 ANT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
ANT 211 The Anthropology Of Everyday Life
In this introductory level anthropology course, students will conduct observations and analyses of everyday life and "college culture," uncovering the worldviews that define our sense of self, values and relationships. Letter grade only.
3 ANT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ANT 215 Connecting Across Cultures
This course uses ethnographic methods, readings, and film, along with interpersonal encounters among students in class, to examine cross-cultural variation and similarity. In this mixed nationality class, western and non-western student partners are paired and use their partnerships to explore a range of cultural topics. Letter grade only.
3 ANT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
ARB 101 First Year Arabic
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ARB 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
ARB 102 First Year Arabic
Continuation of ARB 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ARB 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
ARB 201 Second Year Arabic
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of communicative skills, vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on speaking. Continuation of ARB 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ARB 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
ARB 202 Second Year Arabic
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of communicative skills, vocabulary, and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on speaking. Continuation of ARB 101, 102, and 201. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ARB 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
ARH 145 The Arts Of Native North America, Africa, And Oceania
Surveys the arts of native North America, Africa, and Oceania, focusing on architecture, metalwork, painting, performance and masquerade arts, sculpture, and textiles. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit. Course fee required.
3 ARH 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
ARH 145H The Arts Of Native North America, Africa, And Oceania - Honors
Surveys the arts of native North America, Africa, and Oceania, focusing on architecture, metalwork, painting, performance and masquerade arts, sculpture, and textiles. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit. Course fee required.
3 ARH 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
ARH 346 Baroque And Rococo Art
Historical survey of the painting, sculpture, and architecture from the seventeenth century through the third quarter of the eighteenth century. Letter grade only.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
ARH 346H Baroque & Rococo Art - Honors
Historical survey of the painting, sculpture, and architecture from the seventeenth century through the third quarter of the eighteenth century. Letter grade only.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
ARH 351 Art Of The United States
Art and architecture of the United States from the colonial period (including unschooled artists) to the twentieth century. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
ARH 352 Twentieth Century Art, Europe And The United States
This course traces major artistic movements and innovations from 1900 to 1980. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
ARH 353 Contemporary Art, Europe And The United States
Begins with Postmodernism and the `return of painting┬┐ in the 1980s and explores art and politics, globalism, and new media. Letter grade only.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
ARH 365 Art And Architecture Of Precontact Mexico And Maya
This course covers Mexican and Mayan arts and architecture from approximately 1200 BCE until the Spanish Conquest in 1521. We study these works from within their cultural context. Pass-fail or letter grade. Course fee required.
3 ARH 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
AST 201 Introduction To Indigenous Astronomy
This is a course in comparative astronomy, as seen through the eyes of indigenous peoples and western astronomers, which provides an introduction to ancient and living astronomies of native cultures. Letter grade only.
3 AST 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
BME 210 Foundations Of Multicultural Education
This course focuses primarily on the perspectives of ethnic minority populations in schools, including linguistically and culturally diverse students, exploring the historical, legal, theoretical, and sociological foundations of U.S. educational programs. Letter grade only.
3 BME 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Effective Writing
CHI 101 First Year Chinese (Mandarin)
Characters, grammar, syntax, reading, conversation. Significant lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 CHI 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
CHI 102 First Year Chinese (Mandarin)
Continuation of CHI 101. Significant lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 CHI 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
CHI 201 Second Year Chinese
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: characters and writing, fundamentals of grammar, listening, speaking, reading. Lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 CHI 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
CHI 202 Second Year Chinese
Continuation of CHI 201. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 CHI 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
COM 301 Race, Gender, And Media
Examines images of men, women, and members of minority or "marginalized" groups in mass media, with concomitant societal implications. Letter grade only.
3 COM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Oral Communication
COM 301H Race, Gender, And Media-honors
Examines images of men, women, and members of minority or "marginalized" groups in mass media, with concomitant societal implications. Letter grade only.
3 COM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic
CST 323 Intercultural Communication
Examines central concepts, issues, and dynamics involved in communication between cultures. Emphasizes developing a critical sensitivity appropriate to a multicultural society. Letter grade only.
3 CST 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
DIS 309 Disability History
This course as an introduction to disability history offers students a broad overview of relevant historical contexts pertaining to persons with disabilities. It explores changes and continuities in the ways in which people in different times and locations have thought about and treated people with disabilities in legal, scientific, medical, political and social discourse, and in popular and high culture. Letter grade only.
3 DIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
ENG 121 The Story Of English
Historical and social factors affecting the development of English from Anglo-Saxon times to the present. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ENG 220 English Grammar And Usage
Current views on American English usages. Surveys prescriptive-descriptive grammar debate in relation to norms, dialects, and cultural values. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ENG 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ENG 223 Language In The United States
Regional and social varieties of English in the United States in their social and historical contexts. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ENG 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
ENG 266 World Cinema: An Introduction
An introductory survey of the first one hundred years of cinema, including histories and texts from traditionally underrepresented areas such as Africa, the Middle East, Australasia, Asia, and Latin America. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
ENG 266H World Cinema: An Introduction - Honors
An introductory survey of the first one hundred years of cinema, including histories and texts from traditionally underrepresented areas such as Africa, the Middle East, Australasia, Asia, and Latin America. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
ENG 308 Introduction To Linguistics
Basic concepts of descriptive linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, language acquisition, and language processing. ENG 308 is a prerequisite for all 400-level linguistics courses; concurrent enrollment acceptable. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ENG 308H Introduction To Linguistics - Honors
Basic concepts of descriptive linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, language acquisition, and language processing. ENG 308 is a prerequisite for all 400-level linguistics courses; concurrent enrollment acceptable. Letter grade only. Prerequisite: Honors student group and ENG 105 or HON 190 or English Placement Test Results (Accuplacer WR 8; PLACE 50+) or International Exchange Student Group.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ENG 321 English Grammars
Overview of significant grammatical approaches to the English language. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Scientific Inquiry
ENG 321H English Grammar - Honors
Overview of significant grammatical approaches to the English language. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
ENG 364 Popular Literature
Nature, appeal, and social function of selected works of popular literature. Pass-fail or letter grade.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
ENG 364H Popular Literature - Honors
Nature, appeal, and social function of selected works of popular literature. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
ENG 380 American Folklore
Artistic and material products of the American folk imagination. Letter grade only.
3 ENG 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
ES 100 Introduction To Ethnic Studies
This course offers an explanation of the social, political, historical and cultural experiences of African Americans, Asian Americans, Latino(as)/Chicano(as), and Native Americans in the United States. Letter grade only.
3 ES 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 100H Introduction To Ethnic Studies - Honors
This course offers an explanation of the social, political, historical and cultural experiences of African Americans, Asian Americans, Latino(as)/Chicano(as), and Native Americans in the United States. Letter grade only.
3 ES 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic
ES 191 Women, Gender Identity And Ethnicity
Focuses on the significance of gender and ethnic minority identities in society, providing a non-traditional, interdisciplinary, and comparative perspective on the experiences of women in the U.S. Cross-listed with WGS 191. Letter grade only.
3 ES 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 310 Chicana Feminisms: Theory, Literature, And Activism
Theories, literature, and art by Chicana feminists and how they envision feminist activism for social change. We will analyze the impact of constructions of identity on individuals within a larger systemic framework, addressing issues such as religion, immigration, family, border politics, gender identity, sexuality, and economies that exploit workers. Cross-listed with WGS 310. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 325 "Sister Nation": Indigenous Women In The U.s.
This course focuses on a deeper theoretical and an applied understanding of how Indigenous women understand themselves, their communities, and responsibilities. We utilize and demand a comprehension of Western and Indigenous knowledge systems. Cross-listed with AIS 325 and WGS 325. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 356 Race, Power And Politics
Studies race, politics, and power from historical, theoretical, comparative, and public policy perspectives. Content varies. Cross-listed with POS 356. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 358 Critical Race Theory
Examines theoretical perspectives on race in the United States, with an emphasis on how race is defined and reproduced through politics and law. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Effective Writing
ES 391 Special Topics In Ethnic Studies
Presents interdisciplinary theoretical frameworks and methodological approaches for the study of race and ethnic minorities in the United States. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit for Ethnic Studies Minor and BAIS. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit for university electives and liberal studies as long as the topic is not repeated. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
ES 391H Special Topics In Ethnic Studies - Honors
Presents interdisciplinary theoretical frameworks and methodological approaches for the study of race and ethnic minorities in the United States. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit for Ethnic Studies Minor and BAIS. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit for university electives and liberal studies as long as the topic is not repeated. Letter grade only.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic
ES 392 Topics In Global Race And Ethnic Diversity
Course examines race/ethnicity and their intersections with cultural arrangements such as gender and the impact of historical forces such as colonization and resistance on cultural arrangements in non-western communities. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit.
3 ES 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
FRE 101 First Year French
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 FRE 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
FRE 102 First Year French
Continuation of FRE 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 FRE 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
FRE 201 Second Year French
Continuation of FRE 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 FRE 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
FRE 202 Second Year French
Designed to consolidate and increase the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in French. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 FRE 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
FRE 202H Second Year French - Honors
Designed to consolidate and increase the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in French. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 FRE 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
FS 131 Cultural Understanding First Year Seminar
Students learn about features and perspectives of cultures. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit. Each repeat must be a different topic. Course fee required.
3 FS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Any Skill
FS 131H Cultural Understanding First Year Seminar - Honors
Students learn about features and perspectives of cultures. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit. Each repeat must be a different topic. Course fee required.
3 FS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Any Skill
GER 101 First Year German
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 GER 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
GER 102 First Year German
Continuation of GER 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 GER 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
GER 201 Second Year German
Continuation of GER 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 GER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
GER 201H Second Year German - Honors
Continuation of GER 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 GER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
GER 202 Second Year German
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in German. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 GER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
GER 202H Second Year German - Honors
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in German. Letter grade only. Course fee required. Prerequisite: GER 201 or International Student Group and Honors student group.
4 GER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
GRK 101 First Year Greek (Ancient)
Introduces the basic skills: alphabet, grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, reading comprehension. Pass-fail or letter grade. Course fee required.
4 GRK 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
GRK 102 First Year Greek (Ancient)
Continuation of GRK 101. Pass-fail or letter grade. Course fee required.
4 GRK 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
GRK 201 Second Year Greek (Ancient)
Continuation of GRK 101 and 102. Pass-fail or letter grade. Course fee required.
4 GRK 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
GRK 202 Second Year Greek (Ancient)
Continuation of GRK 101, 102, and 201. Pass-fail or letter grade. Course fee required.
4 GRK 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
GSP 148 Foods Of The Us
Exploration of the food regions of the United States in relation to culture, immigration, natural resource use, agriculture, and technology. Impacts of urbanization and societal trends are also discussed. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 GSP 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HIS 102 World History II
Evolution of the world from a constellation of relatively isolated regions in 1200 to global interdependence of the present day. Special emphasis on the interaction between Western and non-Western civilizations. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 102H World History II - Honors
Evolution of the world from a constellation of relatively isolated regions in 1200 to global interdependence of the present day. Special emphasis on the interaction between Western and non-Western civilizations. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
HIS 220 History Of Africa To 1800
Examines the cultural, political, and social developments in Africa up to 1800. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 221 History Of Africa Since 1800
Examines the cultural, political, and social developments in Africa from 1800 to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 230 History Of Islamic World I
Examines the cultural, political, and social developments in the Islamic world up to 1500. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 231 History Of Islamic World II
Examines the cultural, political, and social developments in the Islamic world from 1500 to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 231H History Of Islamic World II - Honors
Examines the cultural, political, and social developments in the Islamic world from 1500 to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 249 Pre-modern India
Examines cultural, political, social, and economic developments in the Indian subcontinent from around 2500 B.C.E. to 1750 C.E. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 249H Pre-modern India - Honors
Examines cultural, political, social, and economic developments in the Indian subcontinent from around 2500 B.C.E. to 1750 C.E. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 250 Pre-modern East Asia
Thematic examination of the cultural, political, social, and economic development in East Asia, focusing on China and Japan, from antiquity to the sixteenth century. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
HIS 250H Pre-modern East Asia - Honors
Thematic examination of the cultural, political, social, and economic development in East Asia, focusing on China and Japan, from antiquity to the sixteenth century. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
HIS 280 Colonial Latin America
Surveys Iberian exploration and colonization of the New World, emphasizing the mutual acculturation with Indian civilizations and the political, social, economic, religious, and cultural development in the colonial period. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 281 Latin America From Independence To The Present
Struggles for independence and the problems of national development from 1810 to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 293 American Indian History
History of the native peoples of the United States from the period of tribal origins to the present. Emphasizes cultural survival and cross-cultural interactions. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
HIS 293H American Indian History - Honors
History of the native peoples of the United States from the period of tribal origins to the present. Emphasizes cultural survival and cross-cultural interactions. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
HIS 295 Survey Of U. S. Women And Gender
Survey of the history of women and the historical construction and intersections of femininity, masculinity, race, geography, culture, class and sexuality in North America. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 295H Survey Of U. S. Women And Gender - Honors
Survey of the history of women and the historical construction and intersections of femininity, masculinity, race, geography, culture, class and sexuality in North America. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 309 Disability History
This course as an introduction to disability history offers students a broad overview of relevant historical contexts pertaining to persons with disabilities. It explores changes and continuities in the ways in which people in different times and locations have thought about and treated people with disabilities in legal, scientific, medical, political and social discourse, and in popular and high culture. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
HIS 331 Medieval Japan (The 13th To The 17th Century)
This course examines the political, social and cultural history of Japan from the Kamakura shogunate to the early-Tokugawa era. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 367 Arizona And The Southwest, 1848 To Present
Lecture course on the history of the American Southwest from 1850 to the present. Themes include conquest, the meeting of cultures, environment, economics, and identity. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 368 Making Of The United States West
Lecture course on the history of the U.S. West to 1900. Themes include the meeting of cultures, conquest, and capitalism in the Trans-Mississippi region. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 368H Making Of The United States West - Honors
Lecture course on the history of the U.S. West to 1900. Themes include the meeting of cultures, conquest, and capitalism in the Trans-Mississippi region. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 369 The Unites States West Transformed
Lecture course on the history of the U.S. West since 1900. Themes include conquest, capitalism, the meeting of cultures, and environment in the Twentieth Century West. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 370 History Of United States Sports
Lecture-style course on the history of sport in the United States from the colonial era to the present. Topics include race, class, gender, urbanization, immigration, and globalization. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 372 The United States In The World
This course is a survey of major trends and issues which shaped American foreign policy from the colonial period to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HIS 372H The United States In The World - Honors
This course is a survey of major trends and issues which shaped American foreign policy from the colonial period to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 379 Women In Asia
Examines the role of women in India, China, and Japan from the beginnings of civilization to the present time. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
HIS 379H Women In Asia - Honors
Examines the role of women in India, China, and Japan from the beginnings of civilization to the present time. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
HIS 381 United States - Mexico Borderlands
Cultural, political, socioeconomic, and ethnic evolution of the border region from the late pre-Hispanic period to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
HIS 381H United States - Mexico Borderlands - Honors
Cultural, political, socioeconomic, and ethnic evolution of the border region from the late pre-Hispanic period to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HIS 382 Mexico Yesterday And Today
Surveys the history of Mexico's diverse peoples from pre-Columbian era through the conquest, colonial period, independence, and national period to the present. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HIS 388 United States Thought And Culture Since 1865
This class considers the cultural and intellectual history of the U.S. since 1865, exploring the values, perceptions, ideas, literature, and arts of U.S. society. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HIS 388H United States Thought And Culture Since 1865 - Honors
This class considers the cultural and intellectual history of the U.S. since 1865, exploring the values, perceptions, ideas, literature, and arts of U.S. society. Letter grade only.
3 HIS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HISY 205 World History
Exploration of major societies of the world from 1750 to the present. Examination of societies in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Americas and Oceania. Includes forces of change in the world, such as industrialization, nationalism, decolonization, urbanization, technology and political revolutions. Letter grade only.
3 HISY 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
HON 141 Honors Seminar: Cultural Understanding
Honors seminar that carries Cultural Understanding Liberal Studies credit. Topics will vary by semester. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit.
1-3 HON 100 - Level Cultural Understanding
HON 241 Honors Seminar: Cultural Understanding
Honors seminar that carries Cultural Understanding Liberal Studies credit. Topics will vary by semester.
1-3 HON 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
HON 292 Topics In Cultural Understanding: World Cultures And Global Citizenship
Introduction to cultural understanding through language, fiction, poetry, art, film, essays, and religion to enhance understanding of and appreciation for the unique features and perspectives of varied cultural traditions. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 9 units of credit.
3 HON 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HON 341 Honors Seminar: Cultural Understanding
Honors seminar that carries Cultural Understanding Liberal Studies credit. Topics will vary by semester. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit.
1-3 HON 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
HON 392 Advanced Honors Seminar (Cu)
Interdisciplinary seminar addressing problems and issues relevant to the study of world cultures and global citizenship, using language, fiction, poetry, art, film, essays, religious documents, analysis, research, projects, and discussions. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 9 units of credit.
3 HON 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
HUM 261 Asian Ideas And Values
Examines Asian literature, religion, and the arts for their humanistic ideas and values. Letter grade only.
3 HUM 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HUM 268 Social Protest And The Films Of The Global 1960s
This course examines global culture change during the 1960s through film of that era. Issues related to the Cold War, decolonization, independence movements, and race will be studied in transnational contexts. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 HUM 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
HUM 281 Latin American Ideas And Values
Examines contemporary Latin American arts and literature for their humanistic ideas and values. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 HUM 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
HUM 373 Nature And Values
Critical examination of Western and Non-Western, including indigenous, beliefs and values about the natural world and the cultural understandings of the proper relationship between humankind and nature. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 HUM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
HUM 381 Mexican Arts And Culture
Examines the traditional and contemporary arts and literature of Mexico for their humanistic ideas and values. Letter grade only.
3 HUM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
ITA 101 First Year Italian
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ITA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
ITA 102 First Year Italian
Continuation of ITA 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ITA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
ITA 201 Second Year Italian
Consolidates and increases basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ITA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
ITA 202 Second Year Italian
Continuation of ITA 201. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 ITA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
JPN 101 First Year Japanese
Characters, grammar, syntax, reading, conversation. Significant lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 JPN 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
JPN 102 First Year Japanese
Continuation of JPN 101. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 JPN 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
JPN 201 Second Year Japanese
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: characters and writing, fundamentals of grammar, listening, speaking, reading. Lab drill work. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 JPN 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
JPN 202 Second Year Japanese
Continuation of JPN 201. 4 hrs. lecture, 1 hr. lab. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 JPN 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
LAT 101 First Year Latin
Introduces basic phonological, morphological, syntactical, and semantic aspects of classical Latin. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 LAT 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Critical Thinking
LAT 102 First Year Latin
Continuation of LAT 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 LAT 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Critical Thinking
LAT 201 Second Year Latin
Builds and expands on basic grammar and comprehension skills acquired in first year Latin. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 LAT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
LAT 202 Second Year Latin
Continuation of LAT 201. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 LAT 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
MER 243 History Of Clothing
Historical development of clothing from the prehistoric through the nineteenth century, with application to modern dress. Letter grade only.
3 MER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
MER 244 Twentieth Century Dress
History of clothing, accessories, designers, and merchandising organizations of the twentieth century. Letter grade only.
3 MER 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
MUS 260 Introduction To World Music
Surveys the music of the Pacific, Middle Eastern, Asian, Australian, African, Latin American, and Caribbean communities. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 MUS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Oral Communication
MUS 333 Jazz History And Styles
Historical survey of the styles and musical forms found in jazz. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 MUS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
MUS 360 Topics In World Music
Detailed examination of the musical culture of a single world region. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit. Letter grade only. Course fee required. Recommended: MUS 260.
3 MUS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
MUS 365 Native American Music
Surveys native North American music by region and examines music as a social process in several Southwest tribes. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 MUS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Oral Communication
NAV 101 First Year Navajo
Speaking, reading, and writing of basic conversational Navajo. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 NAV 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
NAV 102 First Year Navajo
Continuation of NAV 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 NAV 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
NAV 201 Second Year Navajo
Review of grammar and phonetics. Development of speaking, reading, and writing skills. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 NAV 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
NAV 202 Second Year Navajo
Continuation of NAV 201. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 NAV 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
PHI 356 Philosophy Of History
Nature and limits of our knowledge of the human past. Letter grade only.
3 PHI 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
PHI 356H Philosophy Of History - Honors
Nature and limits of our knowledge of the human past. Letter grade only.
3 PHI 300 - Level Cultural Understanding
POS 120 World Politics
Studies the international system, its actors, and their capabilities; ends and means of foreign policy; international tension, conflict, and cooperation. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 POS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Critical Thinking
POS 210 American Indian Tribal Government
Provides overview of the development of modern tribal governments, their powers, and the historic and contemporary issues facing tribal governments. Cross-listed with AIS 210. Letter grade only.
3 POS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 320 Native American Politics
Examines development of political and policy relationships between Native American nations and the U.S. government, using a political, social, economic, and cultural context. Cross-listed with AIS 320. Letter grade only.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 355 Women, Power And Politics
Studies gender, politics, and power from historical, theoretical, comparative, and public-policy perspectives. Content varies. Letter grade only.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
POS 356 Race, Power And Politics
Studies of race, power, and politics from historical, theoretical, comparative, and public-policy perspectives. Particular attention given to U.S. ethnic group experiences, including African American, Asian American, Latinos, and Native Americans. Content will vary. Cross-listed with ES 356. Letter grade only.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 356H Race, Power & Politics - Honors
Studies of race, power, and politics from historical, theoretical, comparative, and public-policy perspectives. Particular attention given to U.S. ethnic group experiences, including African American, Asian American, Latinos, and Native Americans. Content will vary. Letter grade only.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 357 Topics In Cultural Diversity
Analyzes contemporary issues in diversity as viewed in the political context. Diversity viewed primarily through US ethnic, gender, and class differences. Content will vary. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 358 Critical Race Theory
Examines theoretical perspectives on race in the United States, with an emphasis on how race is defined and reproduced through politics and law. Letter grade only.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
POS 366 Studies In Latin American Politics
Historical and comparative perspectives on the political economies in Latin America. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit with different content.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
POS 370 Studies In Asian Politics
Cultural and historical backgrounds; traditional patterns in conflict with modernization; present forms of government. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit with different content.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
POS 374 Studies In African Politics
Political, economic, and cultural analysis of selected African countries addressing internal national dynamics, regional relations, and foreign policies. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 6 units of credit with different content.
3 POS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
PRM 300 Ecotourism
Course will introduce students to the history, concepts, principles, marketing, planning and management of ecotourism activities and development which promote cultural and environmental awareness and local economic benefits with an emphasis on non-western cultures. Letter graded only.
3 PRM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
PRM 350 Cultural Recreation
This course will introduce information about cultural differences, values and expectations of human development, leadership, and organization, and cultural awareness in programming sports, language and aging in the United States. Letter grade only.
3 PRM 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
REL 150 Religions Of The World
Introduces the major religions of the world. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
REL 150H Religions Of The World - Honors
Introduces the major religions of the world. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
REL 301 Ancient Gods And Goddesses
Explores common characteristics of religious beliefs (plurality of gods), concerns (sustaining the environment), and practices (rituals of sacrifice) among the peoples of ancient Egypt, Greece, Italy, and northern Europe. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
REL 301H Ancient Gods And Goddesses - Honors
Explores common characteristics of religious beliefs (plurality of gods), concerns (sustaining the environment), and practices (rituals of sacrifice) among the peoples of ancient Egypt, Greece, Italy, and northern Europe. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
REL 311 Judaism
History, theology, and practice of Judaism, with particular attention to the classic texts of Judaism. Letter grade only.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
REL 321 Christianity
Origins of Christianity and the development of Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy, and Protestantism. Letter grade only.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
REL 321H Christianity - Honors
Origins of Christianity and the development of Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy, and Protestantism. Letter grade only.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
REL 326 Early Christian Life And Literature
Investigation through canonical and non-canonical texts of issues, challenges, and conflicts involved in the formative period of Christianity from Jesus to the end of the second century. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
REL 331 Islam
History, theology, and practice of Islam, with particular attention to its classic text, the Quran. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
REL 331H Islam - Honors
History, theology, and practice of Islam, with particular attention to its classic text, the Quran. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global
REL 341 Hinduism
Ideas, practices, and social institutions of India's major religious tradition. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
REL 341H Hinduism - Honors
Ideas, practices, and social institutions of India's major religious tradition. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Effective Writing
REL 351 Buddhism
Ideas, practices, and social institutions of the one pan-Asian religious tradition, Buddhism. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
REL 351H Buddhism - Honors
Ideas, practices, and social institutions of the one pan-Asian religious tradition, Buddhism. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
REL 380 Native American Religions
Surveys Native American religious traditions, past and present. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
REL 380H Native American Religions - Honors
Surveys Native American religious traditions, past and present. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
REL 392 Health, Healing, And Religion
Examines illness, healing, and religion in cross-cultural perspective, investigating how illness, health, and wellness are understood in a variety of cultural and religious contexts. Letter grade only.
3 REL 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Effective Writing
RUS 101 First Year Russian
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 RUS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
RUS 102 First Year Russian
Continuation of RUS 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 RUS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
RUS 201 Second Year Russian
Continuation of RUS 101 and 102. Developing basic skills of speaking, comprehension, reading, and writing. Speaking is heavily emphasized. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 RUS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
RUS 202 Second Year Russian
Continuation of RUS 201. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 RUS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
SA 201 Topics: Study Abroad - Cu
Introduction to social, cultural, historical, political, artistic and/or economic developments relating to your host country. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit with different content. Prerequisite: current participation in a Study Abroad program.
1-6 SA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Any Skill
SA 211 Topics In Study Abroad - Cu-gd
Only available to Study Abroad students while participating in a Study Abroad program. Content includes courses that enhance understanding of different cultures of the world through the study of language, literature, religion, and artistic creations or other disciplines. In addition, course must cover perspectives (e.g. theoretical; historical; social; political; economic; cultural; religious; geographic or sense of place; environment; or intellectual traditions and/or ways of knowing) of non-Western peoples. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit.
1-6 SA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Any Skill
SA 301 Special Topics - Cu
Topics include intermediate and advanced studies in social, cultural, historical, political, artistic, and/or economic topics related to your host country. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit with different content. Prerequisite: current participation in a Study Abroad program.
1-6 SA 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Any Skill
SA 301H Special Topics - Honors
Topics include intermediate and advanced studies in social, cultural, historical, political, artistic, and/or economic topics related to your host country. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit with different content. Prerequisite: current participation in Study Abroad program.
1-6 SA 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Any Skill
SA 311 Topics In Study Abroad - Cu-gd
Only available to Study Abroad students while participating in a Study Abroad program. Content includes courses that enhance understanding of different cultures of the world through the study of language, literature, religion, and artistic creations or other disciplines. In addition, course must cover perspectives (e.g. theoretical; historical; social; political; economic; cultural; religious; geographic or sense of place; environment; or intellectual traditions and/or ways of knowing) of non-Western peoples. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 12 units of credit.
1-6 SA 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Any Skill
SOC 315 American Society And The American Indian
Studies contemporary status of American Indians in the United States with emphasis on those of the Southwest; policies and events leading to present conditions; possible future directions and their implications for the nation. Letter grade only.
3 SOC 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
SOC 360 Sociocultural Aging
Comparative analysis of social and cultural theories of aging; social, cultural, and economic factors affecting elders in various contexts; societal attitudes toward aging and elders; health and policy issues. Cross-listed with GRT 360. Letter grade only.
3 SOC 300 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking
SPA 101 First Year Spanish
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
SPA 101H First Year Spanish - Honors
Introduces the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 102 First Year Spanish
Continuation of SPA 101. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
SPA 102H First Year Spanish - Honors
Continuation of SPA 101H. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 121 Spanish Immersion I
First course in the Spanish immersion sequence. Introduces basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Take concurrently with SPA 221, 222, and 223. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 122 Spanish Immersion II
Second course in the Spanish immersion sequence. Introduces basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Fundamentals of grammar, basic vocabulary, conversation, and culture through a variety of approaches. Take concurrently with SPA 221, 222, and 223. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 201 Second Year Spanish
Continuation of SPA 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
SPA 201H Second Year Spanish - Honors
Continuation of SPA 101 and 102. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 202 Second Year Spanish
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of communicative skills, vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in Spanish. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding SUN Oral Communication
SPA 202H Second Year Spanish - Honors
Designed to consolidate and increase basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing. Expansion of communicative skills, vocabulary and cultural awareness with particular emphasis on reading. Course conducted entirely in Spanish. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 221 Intermediate Spanish Immersion I
Third course in the Spanish immersion sequence. Designed to consolidate and increase the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness. Class conducted entirely in Spanish. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPA 222 Intermediate Spanish Immersion II
Fourth course in the Spanish immersion sequence. Designed to consolidate and increase the basic skills: comprehension, speaking, reading and writing. Expansion of vocabulary and cultural awareness. Class conducted entirely in Spanish. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
4 SPA 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
SPAY 101 Beginning Spanish I
Fundamentals of speaking, writing, listening, and reading of Spanish. Introduction to the culture of the Spanish-speaking world. Letter grade only.
4 SPAY 100 - Level Cultural Understanding
SPAY 102 Beginning Spanish II
Development of speaking, writing, listening, and reading proficiency in Spanish at the novice mid/novice high level. Culture of the Spanish-speaking world. Letter grade only.
4 SPAY 100 - Level Cultural Understanding
SPAY 201 Intermediate Spanish I
Development of speaking, writing, listening, and reading proficiency in Spanish at the novice high level. Culture of the Spanish-speaking world. Letter grade only.
4 SPAY 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
SPAY 202 Intermediate Spanish II
Development of speaking, writing, listening, and reading proficiency in Spanish at the intermediate low level. Culture of the Spanish-speaking world. Letter grade only.
4 SPAY 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
SST 202 Phonetics
Sounds of the American language, emphasizing acoustic and physiologic aspects of articulation development and assessment. Letter grade only.
3 SST 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Oral Communication
WGS 191 Women, Gender Identity And Ethnicity
Focuses on the significance of gender and ethnic minority identities in society, providing a non-traditional, interdisciplinary, and comparative perspective on the experiences of women in the U.S. Cross-listed with ES 191. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking|Effective Writing
WGS 191H Women, Gender Identity And Ethnicity - Honors
Focuses on experiences of women and the significance of gender and ethnicity in society, providing an interdisciplinary perspective that is often ignored in traditional scholarship. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 100 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
WGS 215 Making "Real Men": Masculinities In The United States
Examines how race, gender, and sexualities influence the diverse experiences of boys/men in the U.S., focusing on discourses of masculinity, socialization of boys/men, boys'/men's actions and perceptions of themselves, other boys/men, women, and social realities. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking|Effective Writing
WGS 215H Making "Real Men": Masculinities In The United States - Honors
Examines how race, gender, and sexualities influence the diverse experiences of boys/men in the U.S., focusing on discourses of masculinity, socialization of boys/men, boys'/men's actions and perceptions of themselves, other boys/men, women, and social realities. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 200 - Level Cultural Understanding
WGS 310 Chicana Feminisms: Theory, Literature, And Activism
Theories, literature, and art by Chicana feminists and how they envision feminist activism for social change. We will analyze the impact of constructions of identity on individuals within a larger systemic framework, addressing issues such as religion, immigration, family, border politics, gender identity, sexuality, and economies that exploit workers. Cross-listed with ES 310. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
WGS 325 "Sister Nation": Indigenous Women In The U.s.
This course focuses on a deeper theoretical and an applied understanding of how Indigenous women understand themselves, their communities, and responsibilities. We utilize and demand a comprehension of Western and Indigenous knowledge systems. Cross-listed with AIS 325 and ES 325. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
WGS 333 Queer Theories: Intersections Between Sexuality, Gender And Ethnicity In The U. S.
This course builds on conceptual knowledge gained in the Introduction to Queer Studies, WGS 250. It advances queer theory to explore the intersectionality of oppression in terms of race, gender, sexuality, class, citizenship, and gender identities. It examines the relationships between individuals and institutions, philosophies and histories of social justice, and strategies and tools to create social change. Letter grade only.
3 WGS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Ethnic Critical Thinking
WGS 360 Topics In Global Feminisms
Variable content, focusing on the histories, theories, geographies, practices and global contexts of non-Western feminisms. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 9 units of credit.
3 WGS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking|Effective Writing
WGS 360H Topics In Global Feminisms - Honors
Variable content, focusing on the histories, theories, geographies, practices and global contexts of non-Western feminisms. Letter grade only. May be repeated for up to 9 units of credit.
3 WGS 300 - Level Cultural Understanding and Global Critical Thinking
WLLC 141 Introduction To German Film
This class will explore 20th century German identity, culture, history, and politics through film analysis and readings. Specific emphasis on WWII era film. This course will be taught in English. Letter grade only.
3 WLLC 100 - Level Cultural Understanding Critical Thinking