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Spring and Summer Half-Terms, 1998 Distribution Courses

 

Spring

Summer

Humanties

Spring

Summer

Social Science

Spring

Summer

Natural Science

Spring

Summer

Mathematical and Symbolic Analysis

Spring

Summer

Creative Expression

Spring

Summer

Creative Expression eligible course in non-LS&A departments    

Below, you will find courses that may be used to meet the distribution requirements in the areas of Humanities, Social Science, Natural Science, Mathematical and Symbolic Analysis, and Creative Expression. These lists show you that your choices are many and that some of your choices exist in not so obvious places. Use these lists, along with the descriptions in the Course Guide section, to begin planning the academic schedule that best meets your individual needs.

Spring Half-Term

Humanities

American Culture

201. American Values. (3). (HU).

204. Themes in American Culture. (3). (HU).

332/Hist. of Art 332. Art on Trial: American Public Monuments and Political Controversy. (3). (HU).

Asian Languages and Cultures

Japanese 250. Undergraduate Seminar in Japanese Culture. (3). (HU).

South & Southeast Asia 225/Rel. 225. Hinduism. (3). (HU).

South & Southeast Asia 240. Topics in Asian Culture. (3). (HU).

Classical Studies

Classical Civilization 372. Sports and Daily Life in Ancient Rome. (3). (HU).

English

225. Argumentative Writing. (3). (HU).

239. What is Literature? (2). (HU).

240. Introduction to Poetry. (2). (HU).

319. Literature and Social Change. (2). (HU).

Great Books

201. Great Books of the Ancient World. (4). (HU).

History

397. History Colloquium. (3). (HU).

History of Art

151. Art and Ideas East and West. (3). (HU).

332/Amer. Cult. 332. Art on Trial: American Public Monuments and Political Controversy. (3). (HU).

Judaic Studies

270/HJCS 270. Introduction to Rabbinic Literature. (3). (HU).

296/HJCS 296/Rel. 296. Perspectives on the Holocaust. (3). (HU).

Near Eastern Studies

Ancient Civilizations and Biblical Studies 121/Rel. 121. Introduction to the Tanakh/Old Testament. (3). (HU).

Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies 270/Judaic Studies 270. Introduction to Rabbinic Literature. (3). (HU).

Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies 296/Judaic Studies 296/Rel. 296. Perspectives on the Holocaust. (3). (HU).

Philosophy

181. Philosophical Issues: An Introduction. (2). (HU).

340. Mind, Matter, and Machines. (2). (HU).

344. Ethics and Health Care. (2). (HU).

359. Law and Philosophy. (2). (HU).

Religion

121/ACABS 121. Introduction to the Tanakh/Old Testament. (3). (HU).

225/S&SEA 225. Hinduism. (3). (HU).

296/HJCS 296/Judaic Studies 296. Perspectives on the Holocaust. (3). (HU).

Social Science

Afroamerican and African Studies

203. Issues in Afro-American Development. (3). (SS).

303/Soc. 303. Race and Ethnic Relations. (3). (SS). (R&E).

327/Psych. 315. Psychological Aspects of the Black Experience. (3). (SS).

336/WS 336. Black Women in America. (3). (SS).

American Culture

210. Introduction to Ethnic Studies. (3). (SS).

304/Soc. 304. American Immigration. (3). (SS).

342/Hist. 368/WS 360. History of the Family in the U.S. (3). (SS).

345. American Politics and Society. (3). (SS).

Anthropology

Cultural 101. Introduction to Anthropology. (4). (SS). (R&E).

Cultural 296. Topics in Archaeology. (3). (SS).

Cultural 298. Topics in Cultural Anthropology. (3). (SS).

Cultural 299. Topics in Linguistic Anthropology. (3). (SS).

Communication Studies

101. The Mass Media. (4). (SS).

102. Media Processes and Effects. (4). (SS).

371. Media, Culture, and Society. (4). (SS).

381. Media Impact on Knowledge, Values, and Behavior. (4). (SS).

485/Soc. 463. Mass Communication and Public Opinion. (3). (SS).

Economics

101. Principles of Economics I. (3). (SS). (QR/2).

102. Principles of Economics II. (3). (SS). (QR/2).

401. Intermediate Microeconomic Theory. (4). (SS). (QR/1).

402. Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory. (3). (SS). (QR/1).

History

110. Medieval, Renaissance, and Reformation Europe. (3). (SS).

161. United States, 1865 to the Present. (3). (SS).

319. Europe Since 1945. (3). (SS).

368/Amer. Cult. 342/WS 360. History of the Family in the U.S. (3). (SS).

Linguistics

112. Languages of the World. (2). (SS).

119. Conversation. (2). (SS).

Political Science

101. Introduction to Political Theory. (4). (SS).

160. Introduction to World Politics. (4). (SS).

Psychology

111. Introduction to Psychology. (4). (SS).

125. Drugs, Culture, and Human Behavior. (3). (SS).

315/CAAS 327. Psychological Aspects of the Black Experience. (3). (SS).

370. Introduction to Psychopathology. (4). (SS).

390. Introduction to the Psychology of Personality. (4). (SS).

471. Marriage and the Family. (3). (SS).

Sociology

100. Principles of Sociology. (3). (SS).

303/CAAS 303. Race and Ethnic Relations. (3). (SS). (R&E).

304/Amer. Cult. 304. American Immigration. (3). (SS).

447/WS 447. Sociology of Gender. (3). (SS).

463/Comm. 485. Mass Communication and Public Opinion. (3). (SS).

468. Criminology. (3). (SS).

Women's Studies

336/CAAS 336. Black Women in America. (3). (SS).

360/Hist. 368/Amer. Cult. 342. History of the Family in the U.S. (3). (SS).

447/Soc. 447. Sociology of Gender. (3). (SS).

Natural Science

Anthropology

Biological 297. Topics in Biological Anthropology. (3). (NS).

Astronomy

111. Introductory Astronomy: The Solar System. (4). (NS). (QR/2).

112. Introductory Astronomy: Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe. (4). (NS). (QR/2).

Biology

152. Introduction to Biology: Term A. (4). (NS).

154. Introduction to Biology: Term B. (4). (NS).

215. Spring Flora of Michigan. (3). (NS).

Chemistry

125. General and Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory. (2). (NS).

130. General Chemistry: Macroscopic Investigations and Reaction Principles. (3). (NS). (QR/2).

210. Structure and Reactivity I. (4). (NS).

211. Investigations in Chemistry. (1). (NS).

215. Structure and Reactivity II. (3). (NS).

216. Synthesis and Characterization of Organic Compounds. (2). (NS).

230. Physical Chemical Principles and Applications. (3). (NS).

Geological Sciences

113. Planets and Moons. (1). (NS).

Physics

125. General Physics: Mechanics, Sound, and Heat. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

126. General Physics: Electricity and Light. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

127. Mechanics, Heat, and Sound Lab. (1). (NS).

128. Electricity and Light Lab. (1). (NS).

140. General Physics I. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

141. Elementary Laboratory I. (1). (NS).

240. General Physics II. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

241. Elementary Laboratory II. (1). (NS).

Psychology

340. Introduction to Cognitive Psychology. (4). (NS).

Statistics

402. Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

Mathematical and Symbolic Analysis

Computer Science

183/EECS 183. Elementary Programming Concepts. (4). (MSA).

270/EECS 270. Introduction to Logic Design. (4). (MSA).

280/EECS 280. Programming and Introductory Data Structures. (4). (MSA).

303/EECS 303. Discrete Structures. (4). (MSA).

Mathematics

115. Calculus I. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

116. Calculus II. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

215. Calculus III. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

216. Introduction to Differential Equations. (4). (MSA).

425/Stat. 425. Introduction to Probability. (3). (MSA).

Philosophy

303. Introduction to Symbolic Logic. (3). (MSA).

Statistics

100. Introduction to Statistical Reasoning. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

412. Introduction to Probability and Statistics. (3). (MSA).

425/Math. 425. Introduction to Probability. (3). (MSA).

 

Creative Expression

English

223. Creative Writing. (2). (CE).

Film and Video Studies

200. Introduction to Film, Video and Television Production. (3). (CE).

Summer Half-Term

Humanities

American Culture

240/WS 240. Introduction to Women's Studies. (3). (HU). (R&E).

Asian Languages and Cultures

Asian Studies 121/Hist. 121. Great Traditions of East Asia. (3). (HU).

Chinese 250. Undergraduate Seminar in Chinese Culture. (3). (HU).

English

239. What is Literature? (2). (HU).

240. Introduction to Poetry. (2). (HU).

367. Shakespeare's Principal Plays. (3). (HU).

449/Theatre 423. American Theatre and Drama. (3). (HU).

Great Books

201. Great Books of the Ancient World. (4). (HU).

History

121/Asian Studies 121. Great Traditions of East Asia. (3). (HU).

Philosophy

180. Introductory Logic. (2). (HU).

Philosophy

181. Philosophical Issues: An Introduction. (2). (HU).

355. Contemporary Moral Problems. (2). (HU).

365/Rel. 365. Problems of Religion. (2). (HU).

Religion

365/Phil. 365. Problems of Religion. (2). (HU).

Romance Languages and Literatures

274. French and Francophone Societies and Culture. (4). (HU).

Women's Studies

240/Amer. Cult. 240. Introduction to Women's Studies. (3). (HU). (R&E).

Theatre and Drama

423/English 449. American Theatre and Drama. (3). (HU).

Social Science

Afroamerican and African Studies

303/Soc. 303. Race and Ethnic Relations. (3). (SS). (R&E).

American Culture

100. What is an American? (3). (SS).

206. Themes in American Culture. (3). (SS).

304/Soc. 304. American Immigration. (3). (SS).

Anthropology

Cultural 298. Topics in Cultural Anthropology. (3). (SS).

Economics

101. Principles of Economics I. (3). (SS). (QR/2).

102. Principles of Economics II. (3). (SS). (QR/2).

360. The Developing Economies. (3). (SS).

Linguistics

112. Languages of the World. (2). (SS).

211. Introduction to Language. (2). (SS).

Political Science

111. Introduction to American Politics. (4). (SS).

Psychology

111. Introduction to Psychology. (4). (SS).

350. Introduction to Developmental Psychology. (4). (SS).

488/Soc. 465. Sociological Analysis of Deviant Behavior. (3). (SS).

Sociology

101. Person and Society: An Introduction to Sociology Through Social Psychology. (3). (SS).

303/CAAS 303. Race and Ethnic Relations. (3). (SS). (R&E).

304/Amer. Cult. 304. American Immigration. (3). (SS).

465/Psych. 488. Sociological Analysis of Deviant Behavior. (3). (SS).

468. Criminology. (3). (SS).

 

Natural Science

Anthropology

Biological 161. Introduction to Biological Anthropology. (4). (NS).

Biological 297. Topics in Biological Anthropology. (3). (NS).

Astronomy

112. Introductory Astronomy: Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe. (4). (NS). (QR/2).

Biology

281. General Ecology. (3). (NS).

Geological Sciences

116. Introductory Geology in the Field. (8). (NS).

Psychology

330. Introduction to Biopsychology. (4). (NS).

442. Perception, Science, and Reality. (3). (NS).

447. Psychology of Thinking. (3). (NS).

Statistics

402. Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis. (4). (NS). (QR/1).

 

Mathematical and Symbolic Analysis

Mathematics

105. Data, Functions, and Graphs. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

115. Calculus I. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

116. Calculus II. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

215. Calculus III. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

216. Introduction to Differential Equations. (4). (MSA).

425/Stat. 425. Introduction to Probability. (3). (MSA).

Sociology

210. Elementary Statistics. (3). (MSA). (QR/1).

Statistics

100. Introduction to Statistical Reasoning. (4). (MSA). (QR/1).

425/Math. 425. Introduction to Probability. (3). (MSA).

Creative Expression

Courses in Non-LS&A Units offering courses with Creative Expression designation (Credits are counted as Non-LS&A)

Architecture and Urban Planning

Architecture (Division 005)

201. Introduction to Communication Skills. (non-LS&A).

202. Graphic Communication. (non-LS&A).

218. Visual Studies. (non-LS&A).

Art and Design (Division 010)

101. Ceramics I. (non-LS&A).

111. Painting I. (non-LS&A).

114. Drawing Mini-course. (non-LS&A).

115. Basic Drawing I. (non-LS&A).

116. Basic Drawing II. (non-LS&A).

121. Fibers: Introduction. (non-LS&A).

125. Basic Design I. (non-LS&A).

126. Basic Design II. (non-LS&A).

131. Graphic Design I. (non-LS&A).

161. Photography: Introduction. (non-LS&A).

191. Sculpture I. (non-LS&A).

254. Jewelry Casting. (non-LS&A).

261. Photography I. (non-LS&A).

School of Music

Performance Piano (Division 639)

110. Performance. (non-LS&A).

111. Performance. (non-LS&A).

Dance (Division 671)

101. Introduction to Modern Dance. (non-LS&A).

102. Introduction to Modern Dance. (non-LS&A).

111. Introduction to Ballet. (non-LS&A).

112. Introduction to Ballet. (non-LS&A).

121. Introduction to Jazz Dance. (non-LS&A).

122. Introduction to Jazz Dance. (non-LS&A).

241. Afro-American Dance. (non-LS&A).

Ensemble (Division 672)

All Courses. (non-LS&A).

Courses in other Music Performance divisions (viz., other than Piano Performance) may also be used for Creative Expression, but enrollment is restricted to students of advanced ability. Request forms for performance instruction are available at the Information Office, Room 2249, School of Music, North Campus.


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