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AFRICOL-320: Black Cultures in Latin America and the Caribbean (3 units; U )

African influence on Latin America and the Caribbean, and the cultures of black peoples in several areas, particularly Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad, and Barbados.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22933 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Saint Jacques, Ermitte BOL B68  
Consent required to audit.

ENGLISH-437: Project Management for Professional Writers (3 units; U/G )

Major stages of the writing process in workplace contexts: research, analysis, project planning and management, document design, usability testing, and revision.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of English 437X. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; English 205(P), 206(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24939 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Spilka, Rachel NWQ 1921  
Undergrad only this semester.

ENGLISH-439: Information Design (3 units; U/G )

Development of technical communication projects for external clients, applying theories from graphic design, usability, cognitive psychology, and technical communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; English 205(P), 206(P), or 207(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201 23664 - 09/05-12/14 Prange, Katherine 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.

GERMAN-425: Introduction to German Translation (3 units; U )

Introduction to skills necessary to professional translation from German to English. Text analysis, summarizing texts and terminology research will also be part of this class.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; German 332(426)(P), 333(R), & 334(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25880 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Bilic, Viktorija MER 347 PDF

JAMS-111: Gender and the Media (3 units; U ; HU)

How gender representations in popular media inform and construct our understandings of the world; gender in popular culture, including new media; critical analysis of representations.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in JAMS 460. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 23593 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Lohman, Eric LUB N146  
Consent required to audit.

JAPAN-331: Reading Japanese Short Stories (3 units; U )

Introduction to Japanese short stories to improve reading skills, vocabulary, and understanding of Japanese culture.

Notes:
Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro crs). Prereq: Japan 202(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 24369 - 09/05-12/14 Lackey, Masako 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.

LINGUIS-420: Introduction to Second Language Acquisition (3 units; U/G )

Principles and methods of describing and comparing the structure of two or more languages with emphasis on the implications of this comparison for language learning.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Linguis 350(P) or equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25901 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Eckman, Fred MER 311  
If prerequisite has not been met, contact instructor for consent.

SPANISH-341: Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics (3 units; U )

Spanish linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, syntax, morphology, semantics, and sociolinguistics.

Notes:
Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr). Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 002 23891 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Rei-Doval, Gabriel CRT B9