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ARH - Art History

ARH 125: Renaissance to Modern Art

Prerequisite(s): none
General Education Requirement: Cult & Art Literacy/Global
Surveys painting, sculpture, and architecture from the Renaissance to Impressionism as well as its ancient and medieval antecedents. Students who complete this course will not receive credit for ARH 102.
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3.00 credits
Class #13226
Cost: $1,239.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Stubblefield, Thomas
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

ASC - Autism Studies

ASC 500: Understanding Autism

Prerequisite(s): BA or BS Degree
The study of autism and related disorders. This course focuses on the etiology, neuroscience, diagnosis, and conceptualization of autism. Approached from a multi-disciplinary perspective this course brings together genetics neuroscience, and behavioral sciences to provide an academic foundational understanding of autism.
Section 7103: on-line graduate lecture Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #14500
Cost: $1,356.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Dumas, Mark
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

ASC 510: Evidence Based Practices

Prerequisite(s): BA or BS Degree
Evidence-based selection and use of appropriate intervention strategies. This course will highlight current research regarding assessment and intervention considerations in communication, social interaction and play. It will focus on developing an understanding of the role of families in the assessment and intervention of children and adolescents with ASD. Further, the course will create a framework for understanding and implementing effective interventions, and their strengths and challenges.
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3.00 credits
Class #14501
Cost: $1,356.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Dumas, Mark
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

CIS - Computer & Info Science

CIS 115: Computer Program With C

Prerequisite(s): none
General Education Requirement: Info & Lit/Nat Science
Algorithm development, syntax and semantics of a high level programming language, debugging and verification of programs. Concepts of structured programming. Arrays, subroutines. Elementary system concepts (compilation, time-sharing).
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3.00 credits
Class #15270
Cost: $1,236.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Naylor, Paul
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2016 Fall - Unique Start and End Date Courses
September 12, 2016 - October 28, 2016

CIS 183: Obj-Oriented Program with Java

Prerequisite(s): none
General Education Requirement: Natural Science Technology
Basic concepts in programming and software development using the Java programming language. The course introduces concepts of object oriented paradigm and low level program design process. The course introduces variables, decision structures, loops, storage structures, exceptions, inheritance, and polymorphism.
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3.00 credits
Class #15271
Cost: $1,236.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
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2016 Fall - Unique Start and End Date Courses
October 26, 2016 - December 20, 2016

CIS 522: Algorithms & Complexity

Prerequisite(s): CIS 360 or permission of Instructor
Evaluation of algorithms concerning their time and space complexity. Complexity hierarchies, axiomatic approach to computational complexity, NP complete problems, approximation algorithms for these problems.
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3.00 credits
Class #14405
Cost: $1,881.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Zhang, Xiaoqin
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2016 Fall - Unique Start and End Date Courses
September 26, 2016 - December 3, 2016

CIS 577: Computer Networks

Prerequisite(s): none
Analysis and modeling of centralized and distributed computer networks. Queuing network analysis, principles of network design, software considerations, and design of computer networks are also studied.
Section 7101: on-line graduate lecture
3.00 credits
Class #15245
Cost: $1,881.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: closed
Instructor: Gracia, Paul
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2016 Fall - Unique Start and End Date Courses
September 26, 2016 - December 3, 2016

CJS - Crime & Justice Studies

CJS 380: Abolitionism

Prerequisite(s): CJS 258 Upper Class Standing (45 Credits Earned)
An in-depth examination of the theoretical formulations, social movement contexts, and political praxes for the study of crime and justice. This will be pursued through a study of abolitionism across a variety of historical contexts and institutional and community settings in order to facilitate incisive critical thought on the most pressing social problems of our time.
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3.00 credits
Class #12607
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Saleh-Hanna, Viviane
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

ECO - Economics

ECO 232: Principles Macro

Prerequisite(s): none
General Education Requirement: Ethics/Global Awareness
Survey of introductory macroeconomics with focus on economic growth, unemployment, and inflation. Topics covered include national income accounting, inflation, unemployment, fiscal policy, money, the banking system, and monetary policy. Balance of payments and currency exchange rate issues are analyzed. Cross-listed as PST 232
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3.00 credits
Class #12669
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Olitsky, Neal
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

ECO 342: Labor Economics

Prerequisite(s): ECO 231, 232; or permission of instructor
The labor force. Wages in competitive and non-competitive markets. Wage structures. Inequalities and discrimination. Impacts of unions and social standards. Indexation, inflation and unemployment. Cross-listed as LST 342.
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3.00 credits
Class #12670
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Olitsky, Neal
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

ENL - English

ENL 200: Studies in Literature - Topic: Love Everlasting

Prerequisite(s): ENL102
General Education Requirement: Cultural & Artistic Literacy
A study of selected readings dealing with a special topic chosen by the instructor. Recent special topics include New England Literature, Children's Literature, the Artist in Literature, Black Music, and Black Literature. May be repeated with change of content. Cross-listed as BLS 200; LST 200.
Section 7102: on-line undergraduate lecture Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #13741
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Schaaf, Judy
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

FIN - Finance

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 Register Now
3.00 credits
Class #12628
Cost: $1,833.00 (not including term registration fee)
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

HST - History

HST 371: History of Portugal

Prerequisite(s): Course not open to Freshmen
General Education Requirement: Cult & Art Literacy/Global
A survey from the Roman era to the present with emphasis on the post-medieval period. Topics include the emergence of a unified state, dynastic rivalries, the economy, overseas expansion and empire, constitutional development, the 'New State' of Salazar, the revolution of 1974, and post-revolutionary Portugal.
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3.00 credits
Class #13628
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Rioux, Paula
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

MKT - Marketing

MKT 672: Int Bus&Multinat Enterpr

Prerequisite(s): none
Skills needed to operate or work in international businesses. The course will familiarize students with recent developments in the international marketplace, acquaint them with how international business is conducted in a changing world economy, and examine the differing cultural, economic, financial, legal, political and social environments found in the international marketplace. Topics addressed include the nature and scope of international business, the framework for international transactions, the nation-state and international business, assessing national environments and managing the multinational enterprise.
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3.00 credits
Class #14192
Cost: $1,833.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Curran, Catherine
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

PHL - Philosophy

PHL 101: Intro to Philosophy

Prerequisite(s): none
General Education Requirement: Cultural&Art Literacy/Ethics
An introduction to philosophy as the persistent and methodical attempt to think clearly about universal problems of human life, such as ways of knowing and studies in value.
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3.00 credits
Class #12684
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Fields, Keota
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

PHL 317: Ethics & Hlth Care Prof

Prerequisite(s): Junior Standing in Medical Laboratory Science, Philosophy, Nursing
General Education Requirement: Cultural&Art Literacy/Ethics
An examination of the ethical aspects of the health care professions and the impact of ethical issues on the professional's life. Topics include: responsibility, conscience, professional codes of ethics, privacy, informed consent, access to health care, loss and death.
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3.00 credits
Class #12687
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Nulty, Timothy
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

POL - Public Policy

POL 560: Environ Consequence Globaliza

Prerequisite(s): Matriculated students must be a graduate student in good standing.
The environmental consequences of unregulated economic activity, rapid industrialization, and population growth. The course focuses on the Global South, but also examines the effects of profligate consumption patterns, the practices of Northern-based corporations, and other aspects of the globalization process that impact the world's collective environmental security. Unsustainable environmental practices that impact climate change, biodiversity, the world's natural resource base, and food supply are examined.
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3.00 credits
Class #13200
Cost: $1,830.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Anguelov, Nikolay
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

POL 663: Ocean Policy and Law

Prerequisite(s): Matriculated students must be a graduate student in good standing.
The interrelation between law and policy in the particular context of the marine environment. Course surveys coastal zone management, offshore resource management, marine pollution, and domestic and international ocean policy. Students are offered a broad perspective on legal and administrative issues affecting the oceans worldwide.
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3.00 credits
Class #13210
Cost: $1,830.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Paige, Mark
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

POM - Production & Operation Mgmt

POM 447: Project Management

Prerequisite(s): POM 345
Project selection, financial and non-financial methodologies, and computerized project management tools for the evaluation and selection of a project. The roles of project managers in planning, scheduling, and controlling of the projects, including determination of appropriate project teams, resource allocation, budgeting and cost estimation are among topics in this course.
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3.00 credits
Class #12647
Cost: $1,188.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Li, Yuzhu
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

WGS - Women's and Gender Studies

WGS 201: Intro to Feminist Theory

Prerequisite(s): WGS majors/minors and LAR majors only, or by permission of instructor
General Education Requirement: Diversity
Overview of the different frameworks within feminist theory: cultural feminism, liberal feminism, Marxist/socialist feminism, radical feminism, womanist feminism/multicultural, French feminism, third wave, and lesbian. These theories will be examined through the work of founders of feminist theory like Adrienne Rich, Simone DeBeauvoir, Robin Morgan, Charlotte Bunch, Audre Lorde, and Betty Friedan, among others. This course fulfills the social science distribution requirement.
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3.00 credits
Class #13215
Cost: $1,185.00 (not including term registration fee)
Status: enrolling
Instructor: Beggs, Courtney
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2016 Fall - Second Fall Mini-session
October 31, 2016 - December 20, 2016

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