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AFRIC-100: Black Reality: Survey of African-American Society (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

An introduction to key concepts, structures, and institutions in African-American societies.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
60102 - 05/28-06/22 Akubeze, Okey ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

AFRIC-112: Introduction to African-American History, 1865 to the Present (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

African-American history from the Reconstruction era to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
60128 - 05/28-07/06 Saint Jacques, Ermitte ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

AIS-101: Introduction to American Indian Studies (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Indigenous experience in the land now called U.S.A.; colonization, tradition and spirituality, indigenousness and sovereignty; current issues, e.g., language preservation, treaty rights, social justice. Theoretical approaches.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66370 - 05/28-06/22 Wilson, Michael ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ANTHRO-102: Introduction to Anthropology: Culture and Society (3 units; U ; SS)

Science of human behavior in different cultural contexts; human biological and cultural variability; human societies of the present and recent past; dynamics of culture change.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67039 - 07/22-08/17 Applbaum, Kalman ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ANTHRO-104: Lifeways in Different Cultures: A Survey of World Societies (3 units; U ; SS)

Variety and diversity of human cultural adaptations. Specific peoples and cultures are discussed with respect to their similarities and uniquenesses.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67179 - 06/24-07/20 Applbaum, Ingrid ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ART-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; A,CD; FEE)

Cross-cultural study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities through materials drawn from a variety of media arts practices (e.g. film, photography, new media) with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic- and Native American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Jointly offered with & counts as repeat of Film 150. Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 291
60377 - 06/24-07/20 Johnston, Tamara ONLINE WEB  
On-line classes have OPTIONAL service learning.
ENROLLMENT OPEN TO UNIVERSITY SPECIAL STUDENTS.
Add'l Special Course Fee of $275.00 will be charged for this lab in addition to regular UWM tuition. Conducted completely online.Windows or OSX computer and Internet access required.

ART ED-130: Multicultural Art and Visual Learning in Elementary Education (3 units; U ; A,CD; FEE)

A study of art and its relationship to human development. Designed for teachers interested in providing developmentally appropriate art experiences for children from pre-school through 6th grade. Lectures, discussions, readings, and lab activities will emphasize the use of art materials, equipment, and visual aids

Notes:
Not open for degree cr to Art & Art Ed majors. Not open for degree cr to Art & Art Ed majors. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 801
60413 9:00 AM-12:15 PM MTWR 06/24-07/20 Rex, Elizabeth ART 179  
Add'l Special Course Fee: $28.00.
Audit never allowed.

COMMUN-350: Intercultural Communication (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Overview of U.S. intercultural communication, including communication issues for interracial and interethnic communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66383 - 05/28-07/06 Kim, Sang-Yeon ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 202
67252 - 06/10-07/20 Lim, Tae-Seop ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

COMPLIT-135: Experiencing Literature in the 21st Century: (3 units; U ; HU)

Critical study of literary forms (e.g. romance, comedy, short story) and their connections with other arts and media, such as cinema, TV, and music.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The International Graphic Novel
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 202
67258 - 06/24-08/17 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ED POL-625: Race Relations in Education (3 units; U/G ; CD)

Study and analysis of historical and theoretical bases of racism/race relations in america and their influences on contemporary educational policies and practices.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD   3 LEC 001
66581 5:00 PM-9:30 PM F 06/17-07/06 Kailin, Julie END 516  
CD         9:30 AM-5:30 PM S        

GEOG-110: The World: Peoples and Regions (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to regional cultural geography through a study of representative and significant areas of the earth.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67260 - 06/24-07/20 Sziarto, Kristin ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEOG-125: Introduction to Environmental Geography (3 units; U ; NS)

Introduction to environmental geography and related environmental problems aimed at understanding of the earth's systems in our daily encounter with them.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66522 - 06/24-07/20 Holifield, Ryan ONLINE WEB PDF
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEOG-350: Conservation of Natural Resources (3 units; U ; SS)

Analysis of environmental ethics; the positive and negative consequences of resource development with emphasis on strategies designed to resolve environmental conflicts.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or a geog course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66524 - 05/28-07/06 Fredlund, Glen ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GLOBAL-202: Introduction to Global Studies III: Globalization and Technology (3 units; U ; SS)

Globalization and information technology: history of and current trends in global transfer of technology; contemporary issues in information technology; media convergences and divisions.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67403 - 06/24-07/20 Schneider, Benjamin ONLINE WEB  
Consent required to audit.

HEBR ST-261: Representing the Holocaust in Words and Images (3 units; U ; HU)

Holocaust literature and film; issues of representation and memory. Texts include memoirs, graphic novels, fiction, and documentaries.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 238 with same topic. Hebr St 261 & Jewish 261 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66670 - 05/28-06/22 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HIST-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Cross-cultural study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities through materials from literature, history, and the media, with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic-, and Native-American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 002
67176 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MTWR 06/24-08/17 Bruce, Jonathan HLT 180  
This section is reserved for MKE Scholars only. Permission is required to enroll and drop. Contact
Kay Eilers in the Student Success Center at kceilers@uwm.edu or 414-229-7194.
CD,HU   3 LEC 003
67177 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MTWR 06/24-08/17 Washington, Troy END 110  
This section is reserved for MKE Scholars only. Permission is required to enroll and drop. Contact
Kay Eilers in the Student Success Center at kceilers@uwm.edu or 414-229-7194.
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66873 - 07/22-08/17 Carter, Gregory ONLINE WEB PDF
No service requirement in the summer session version of the course. A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

HIST-267: The History of Latinos in the United States (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

History and culture of Latinos in the United States from the colonial period to the present; emphasis on Mexican American, Puerto Rican, and Cuban experiences.

Notes:
Hist 267 & Latino 267 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66351 - 06/24-07/20 Rodriguez, Joseph ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

JEWISH-261: Representing the Holocaust in Words and Images (3 units; U ; HU)

Holocaust literature and film; issues of representation and memory. Texts include memoirs, graphic novels, fiction, and documentaries.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 238 with same topic. Hebr St 261 & Jewish 261 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66145 - 05/28-06/22 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

LATINO-267: The History of Latinos in the United States (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

History and culture of Latinos in the United States from the colonial period to the present; emphasis on Mexican American, Puerto Rican, and Cuban experiences.

Notes:
Hist 267 & Latino 267 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66561 - 06/24-07/20 Rodriguez, Joseph ONLINE WEB Word
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

MUSIC-102: American Popular Music (3 units; U ; A)

A guide to understanding and enjoying American popular music from 1900 to the present. Students survey all popular genres and focus on chosen style.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A (FEE) 3 LEC 201
60504 - 05/28-06/22 Sterner Miller, Timothy ONLINE WEB  
A guide to understanding the popular music of the United States within its historical and social contexts from the late-19th century to the present.
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

NURS-101: Cultural Diversity in Health Care (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Enables student to conceptualize cultural diversity as a basic component of American society with implications for sensitivity and respect in health promotion and human relations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66721 - 06/10-07/20 Mkandawire-Valhmu, Lucy ONLINE WEB  
Course taught online. Additional distance ed fee of $130/credit will be assessed for this section.

PHILOS-204: Introduction to Asian Religions (3 units; U ; HU)

Philosophy of Asian religions; emphasis on the Indian experience of Hinduism and Buddhism, and the Chinese experience of Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67334 - 07/08-08/17 Magnusson, Agust ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PHILOS-244: Ethical Issues in Health Care: (3 units; U ; HU)

Study of ethical issues facing patients, providers, and public policy planners: e.g., ethical response to terminal illness, equity in health care delivery.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Biomedical Ethics
HU (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66864 - 07/22-08/17 Silverstein, Elizabeth ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-175: Introduction to International Relations (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to international relations, including the major subfields. Essential characteristics of the international system and the foreign policy objectives of states are discussed to give the beginning student a clearer view of world politics.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
67004 - 07/22-08/17 Heo, Uk ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

POL SCI-215: Ethnicity, Religion and Race in American Politics (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Nationality, racial and religion-based groups in American domestic and foreign policy-making; significance of cultural pluralism as a factor in the American political experience.

Notes:
American politics course. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66890 - 06/24-08/03 Shah, Paru ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PSYCH-320: Psychology of Women (3 units; U ; SS)

Psychological theory and research on how gender influences our thinking, feelings, and behavior.

Notes:
Foundations course. Prereq: jr st; Psych 101(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66989 - 05/28-06/22 Kunz, Jennifer ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

SOC WRK-665: Cultural Diversity and Social Work (3 units; U/G ; CD,SS)

Emphasis on culture, race and ethnicity, theories of prejudice, and racial minority groups, and the politics of human services in multicultural society.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, admis to Soc Wrk major, satisfy English competency, Soc Wrk 100(P), 206(P), 250(350)(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
66530 1:00 PM-4:10 PM TR 07/08-08/17 Hamm, Kathryn MER 314  

SOCIOL-250: Sex and Gender (3 units; U ; SS)

The study of sexual inequality; changing work and family roles in industrialized societies; the social construction of gender; sociological understandings of sexual diversity.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or a Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66506 - 06/10-07/20 Costello, Cary ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

THEATRE 260(460): Storytelling: (3 units; U ; A; FEE)

Development of skills to locate, analyze, and tell stories from multicultural sources and ranging from personal experience to myths and legends.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 3 sem. Prereq: none, except as required for specific topic.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Cinderella Meets Ulysses
A (FEE) 3 LAB 202
60525 - 07/22-08/17 Kowbel, Katherine ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

URB STD-150: Multicultural America (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Cross-cultural study of U.S. ethnic and racial identities from an urban studies perspective, with attention to African-, Asian-, Hispanic-, and Native-American experiences.

Notes:
Cultures and Communities Prog course; req'd service learning component. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
66277 - 07/22-08/17 Harris, James ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd. Service learning component not required for Summer session

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