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ELP - Educational Leadership

ELP 551: Intro Ed Leadership&Pub Policy - Topic: M in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Introduction to educational leadership and policy theoretical environments focused in K-12 education. Concepts such as academic leadership, public policy and organizational structure, staff productivity, leadership in the change process, instruction, faculty development, and faculty personnel policies are addressed. The course will allow students to understand critically the mechanics of the educational system in order to engage and produce culture based real critical transformative leadership.
Section 7501: blended graduate course Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3030
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Paraskeva, Joao
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online​
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 6, 2016 - June 27, 2016:
Mon 5:00pm-8:30pm, Fairhaven

ELP 552: Organztn Behav Educatn Setting - Topic: W in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Interactive skills building course designed to improve managerial and team performances in educational settings. Students will address concepts, principles, and practices associated with effective leadership and sound management of individuals, groups, teams, and organizations. The focus is on organizational contexts and dynamics of school processes and outcomes, promoting shared responsibility and civic engagement, and the importance of collaboration in decision making processes.
Section 7501: blended graduate course Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3031
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Rosa, Ricardo
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online

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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Wed 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven

ELP 561: Law and Education - Topic: Tu in Person,+6Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Comprehensive review of the law and jurisprudence that governs public (and private) education in the United States. Topics will include an analysis of Education as a fundamental right and as a unique governmental function of the Federal and state governments; the constitutional powers, prerogatives and limitations that these governmental entities have for carrying out public education and regulate the private sector; and the rights and duties of parents, students, teachers, and administrators inside and outside the schools.
Section 7501: blended graduate course Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3032
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Means, Alexander
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Tue 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven

ELP 562: Human Res&Change Mgt in Ed - Topic: W in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Development of skills necessary to improve organizational effectiveness. Includes the analysis and research expertise associated with managing the demands of institutional and programmatic change. Analysis of theory-to-practice models is highlighted to support the instructional approach to this course. Students will gain advanced research competencies relevant to educational administration.
Section 7501: blended graduate course Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3033
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Way, Kate
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Wed 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven

ELP 666: PhD-Colloquium VII:Crit Issues - Topic: in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): ELP 581, 582, 583, 584, 664, 665 or permission of instructor
Exploration of the links between language ideology, language planning and inequality in the United States. Students and faculty will examine examples of successful efforts to use language policies in education to assert the rights of linguistic minorities in the United States and abroad. Case studies may be international in scope and may include cutting-edge analyses of important language policy debates relevant to us in the United States.
Section 7501: blended graduate lecture Register Now
1.00 credits
Class #3034
Cost: $540.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Paraskeva, Joao
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016

ELP 682: Indigenous Knowledges&Methodol - Topic: W in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Importance of epistemological and methodological approaches other than the traditional dominant research forms will be brought to the fore. The purpose is to open up spaces for the investigation of the larger empirical and theoretical implications of alternative systems of knowledge that emerge from global indigeneity. In this seminar students will also examine the differences between research done within an indigenous context using Western methodologies and research done using indigenous methodologies which integrates indigenous voices.
Section 7501: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3035
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Paraskeva, Joao
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Wed 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven

ELP 683: Ed Reform, Account&Achieve Gap - Topic: M in Person,+6 Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Students will examine the role(s) that the goal of eliminating the minority achievement gap has had throughout the ages in eliciting change and reform in contemporary American Education. They will also critically reflect on whether the focus on the minority achievement gap is still useful or whether a new paradigm shift is needed or is taking place in American schools, particularly that of benchmarking ourselves against other countries performance on educational efficacy to maintain or improve our international competitiveness and strategic advantages.
Section 7501: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3036
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Means, Alexander
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 6, 2016 - June 27, 2016:
Mon 5:00pm-8:30pm, Fairhaven

ELP 691: Dissertation Seminar I - Topic: Tu in Person,+6Hrs a Wk Online

Prerequisite(s): none
Work on a specific dissertation topic searching interconnected previous and contemporary research. The course will help students develop a formal dissertation proposal that includes a draft of all parts of the dissertation.
Section 7501: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3037
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Paraskeva, Joao
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Tue 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven
Section 7502: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3038
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Rosa, Ricardo
This blended course section is 15 hours in person and 30 hours online
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Get the textbook from the online Campus Bookstore.
2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2016:
Tue 5:00pm-8:00pm, Fairhaven

ENL - English

ENL 657: Topics in American Literature - Topic: Early American Literature

Prerequisite(s): Graduate Standing or permission of instructor
Graduate seminar in American Literature. Topics address seminal texts, authors and themes in American literature. Topics vary and may focus on historical periods, movements in American literature, genres, multiethnic and gender studies, or major authors. Through in-depth reading and research in American literary studies, students increase their subject-level knowledge of American literature; develop their depth of understanding of American literatures and their contexts; strengthen their skills in literary analysis; and increase their understanding of historical, sociopolitical, and other contexts of American literary study.
Section 7501: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3404
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Hankins, Laurel
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2016 Summer - 7 Week Session
June 20, 2016 - August 8, 2016:
Mon/Wed 4:00pm-6:30pm, Dartmouth - Room LARTS 113

ENL 684: Literary Criticism I

Prerequisite(s): none
Intensive readings with analysis of relationships among language, thought, form, and content. The course will examine the intellectual, emotional, cultural, multicultural, and aesthetic qualities of texts, including the links among stylistic devices, central motifs, author's purpose, motivation, imagination, and psychology with emphasis on secondary students' analytic writing and reading abilities. The course will examine forms of literary criticism as they apply to teaching secondary language and literature.
Section 7501: blended graduate lecture Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3806
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Holterhoff, Katherine
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2016 Summer - 7 Week Session
June 20, 2016 - August 8, 2016:
Tue/Thu 4:00pm-6:30pm, Dartmouth - Room LARTS 113

FIN - Finance

FIN 650: Fin For Decision Making - Topic: Ahold, Inc. MBA Students

Prerequisite(s): none
Exposure to financial principles by discussions of the functions of financial management. Various tools available to assist financial managers in making decisions are discussed and applied to case analyses. Specific topics include working capital management, capital budgeting applications, capital structure management and financial analysis and planning.
Section 7505: blended graduate lecture
3.00 credits
Class #13230
Cost: View tuition & fee schedule.
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Nguyen, Duong
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016:
Mon 5:30pm-9:30pm, Quincy Center Pl 9th floor Rm1 - Room QPC-101

FIN 650: Fin For Decision Making - Topic: Southcoast MBA Students

Prerequisite(s): none
Exposure to financial principles by discussions of the functions of financial management. Various tools available to assist financial managers in making decisions are discussed and applied to case analyses. Specific topics include working capital management, capital budgeting applications, capital structure management and financial analysis and planning.
Section 7506: blended graduate lecture
3.00 credits
Class #12628
Cost: View tuition & fee schedule.
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Anderson, Michael
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016:
Mon 5:00pm-9:00pm, St. Luke's Hospital Library CR - Room SLH LIB

MIS - Management Information Systems

MIS 650: Information Tech Mgmnt - Topic: Southcoast MBA Students

Prerequisite(s): none
Introduction to the information technology used in modern organizations. The course is designed to provide a technical understanding of information technology, practical experience and management perspectives on its utilization in organizations.
Section 7506: blended graduate lecture
3.00 credits
Class #12643
Cost: View tuition & fee schedule.
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Shea, Timothy
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2016 Fall - First Fall Mini-session
September 7, 2016 - October 26, 2016:
Mon 5:00pm-9:00pm, St. Luke's Hospital Library CR - Room SLH LIB

MKT - Marketing

MKT 650: Marketing Strategy

Prerequisite(s): none
Strategy formulation for determining what marketing strategy can realistically accomplish, identifying internal and external factors that must be considered in developing longer term strategies, setting realistic marketing and financial objectives and organizing for successful implementation of strategies. Students undertake assignments that allow them to examine both successful and unsuccessful strategies.
Section 7505: blended graduate lecture
3.00 credits
Class #12678
Cost: View tuition & fee schedule.
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Curran, Catherine
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2016 Fall - First Fall Mini-session
September 7, 2016 - October 26, 2016:
Mon 5:30pm-9:30pm, Quincy Center Pl 9th floor Rm1 - Room QPC-101

NUR - Nursing

NUR 512: Integrated Physiologic Knowldg

Prerequisite(s): none
Integrated knowledge from physical assessment, pathophysiology, and pharmacology as a basis for nursing care of those from diverse populations experiencing chronic illness.
Section 7501: blended graduate lecture Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3492
Cost: $1,347.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Keating, Sharon
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2016 Summer - Unique Session
June 1, 2016 - August 8, 2016:
Wed 5:00pm-8:00pm, Dartmouth - Room DION 109

NUR 605: Statistical Analysis of Data

Prerequisite(s): NUR Graduate Standing
Focus on exploring, organizing, and presenting quantitative data. Emphasis is on practical application of statistical methods for use in nursing practice. Topics include normal distributions, descriptive statistics and t-tests. Specific statistical models presented include analysis of variance (ANOVA), analysis of covariance (ANCOVA), repeated measures ANOVA, simple linear regression, and logistic regression. Students will utilize and interpret statistical computer software outputs and draw statistical conclusions based on the data.
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3.00 credits
Class #3526
Cost: $1,347.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Fain, James
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2016 Summer - 1st 5 Week Session
June 14, 2016 - July 13, 2016:
Tue/Thu 4:00pm-7:00pm, Dartmouth - Room DION 101

NUR 712: Qualitative Research Methods

Prerequisite(s): NUR 700 and MS level research course
Analyze the philosophical underpinnings and development of qualitative research methods. Critically examine qualitative research designs, data collection and methods for analysis and interpretation of findings from a variety of disciplines. Critically examine evaluation criteria and ethical concerns related to qualitative research with human subjects.
Section 7501: blended graduate seminar Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3527
Cost: $1,347.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Chin, Elizabeth
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2016 Summer - Unique Session
May 23, 2016 - July 15, 2016:
Tue/Thu 9:00am-12:00pm, Dartmouth - Room TEX 011

PSY - Psychology

PSY 205: Statistics for Psychology

Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 and PSY majors only
General Education Requirement: Information Computer Literacy
An introduction to analysis of quantitative data in psychology, including probability, descriptive statistics, correlation and regression, analysis of variance and data analysis by computer.
Section 7501: blended undergraduate lecture Register Now
4.00 credits
Class #3586
Cost: $1,490.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Crowe, Christina
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2016 Summer - 7 Week Session
June 20, 2016 - August 8, 2016:
Mon/Wed 6:00pm-8:00pm, Dartmouth - Room LARTS 110

PSY 525: Implement Behavior Analysis

Prerequisite(s): Graduate Status, Department Permission, and PSY 509
Clinical practice of applied behavior analysis in a variety of educational and human service settings will be covered. Topics include the consultation process, functional behavior in schools, ethics of practice, staff training and behavioral education in schools. Applications for children who do not have developmental disabilities will be covered. Part of the educational qualifications required to sit for the behavior analysis certification examination.
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3.00 credits
Class #3587
Cost: $1,320.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Querim, Angie
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2016 Summer - 7 Week Session
June 20, 2016 - August 8, 2016:
Tue 5:30pm-8:30pm, Dartmouth - Room LARTS 102
Thu 5:30pm-8:30pm, Dartmouth - Room ONLINE

SOA - Sociology-Anthropology

SOA 450: Internship - Topic: F2F: 6/14,15,21; 7/21; 8/11,15

Prerequisite(s): SOA Majors only, Senior standing, or permission of instructor
Students registering in this course will complete internships in community-based, social service, cultural or other relevant organizations, where their work will be supervised by an on-site sponsor as well as the seminar instructor. Students are responsible for securing their own placements, and are encouraged to consult the list of potential placements on the department website. All placements must be approved by the instructor. Students are required to attend several seminar meetings during the scheduled class time, keep a journal and write a final paper.
Section 7501: blended undergraduate practicum Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #3162
Cost: $1,155.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Robinson, Robin
Attention Students: Other than the 100-110 internship hours at students' placements; this blended internship course will have 6 campus meetings on the Dartmouth Campus and the remainder of class time will be Online. Face to Face meetings on: June 14th, June 15th, June 21st; July 21st; August 11th and August 15th.

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2016 Summer - Unique Session
June 14, 2016 - August 16, 2016:
Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 6:00pm-9:00pm, Dartmouth - Room LARTS 103

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