2017-2018 Catalog 
    Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

Courses of Instruction

Key to Abbreviations

ACCT Accounting HHK Health & Human Kinetics
ACTV Activity HIST History
AMRS Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies HONS Honors
ARAB Arabic INT Interdisciplinary
ART Fine Arts ITAL Italian
ASTR Astronomy JAPN Japanese
BOMI Botany/Microbiology LAS Latin American Studies
BUS Business Administration MES Middle Eastern Studies
BWS Black World Studies MUS Music
CHEM Chemistry MUSP Music Performance
CHIN Chinese NEUR Neuroscience
CLAS Classics PG Politics and Government
CMLT Comparative Literature PHIL Philosophy
COMM Communications PHYS Physics
CS Computer Science PSYC Psychology
DANC Dance REL Religion
DATA Data Analytics RUSS Russian
ECON Economics SJ Social Justice
EDUC Education SOAN Sociology/Anthropology
ENG English SPAN Spanish
ENVS Environmental Studies SWAH Swahili
FREN French THEA Theatre
GEOG Geography UC University Courses
GEOL Geology URB Urban Studies
GERM German WGS Women’s/Gender Studies
GREE Greek-Classical ZOOL Zoology

To aid students in long-range planning, the letters F for fall semester and S for spring semester have been placed after selected course descriptions. All courses carry one unit of academic credit unless otherwise indicated.

Course Selection

Freshmen and sophomores should enroll in courses numbered 100 through 249, but may be permitted to take courses numbered above 250 with the relevant department’s permission. Juniors and seniors should enroll in courses numbered above 250, but may be permitted to take courses numbered below 250 if (a) it is necessary for the major; (b) it is a second (third, etc.) foreign language; (c) it is an elective in the area of science or mathematics where the student does not have the prerequisites for advanced course work; or (d) there is sufficient space in the class after the registration of freshmen and sophomores.



   •  ECON 095 - Summer Internship Experience
   •  ECON 110 - Principles of Economics
   •  ECON 251 - Research Methods in Economics
   •  ECON 252 - Intermediate Microeconomics
   •  ECON 255 - Monetary and Fiscal Policy
   •  ECON 259 - National Income and Business Cycles
   •  ECON 260 - Current Economics Issues
   •  ECON 277 - Labor Economics
   •  ECON 282 - Global Poverty
   •  ECON 300 6 - The Internet: Economic Choices and Business Strategies
   •  ECON 300 8 - Behavioral Economics
   •  ECON 345 - The Economic Growth of Modern Japan
   •  ECON 353 - Economic Development
   •  ECON 354 - Economic History
   •  ECON 355 - Econometrics
   •  ECON 357 - History of Economic Thought
   •  ECON 366 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
   •  ECON 370 - Economic Systems
   •  ECON 372 - International Economics
   •  ECON 375 - Industrial Organization
   •  ECON 378 - Public Finance
   •  ECON 385 - Mathematical Analysis for Economists
   •  ECON 387 - Introduction to Game Theory
   •  ECON 490 A - Independent Study
   •  ECON 490 B - Group Independent Study
   •  ECON 491 - Directed Readings
   •  ECON 495 - Apprenticeship Program
   •  ECON 499 - Senior Seminar