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Religious Studies
The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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RELIGST-101: Introduction to World Religions (3 units; U ; HU)

Basic concepts of world religions; broad overview of various religious traditions in ancient and modern configurations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47957 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Williams, Demetrius LAP 250  

RELIGST-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 36334 - 09/02-12/11 Paik, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 36335 - 09/02-12/11 Williams, Demetrius TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 36336 - 09/02-12/11 Beall, Judith TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 36337 - 09/02-12/11 Divalerio, David TBA  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-289: Internship in Religious Studies, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Religious Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 51281 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-296: UROP Apprenticeship (1 - 3 units; U )

Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
One credit for 45 hours research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Not open to jrs & srs. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 36338 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Program
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 52025 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-350: Advanced Topics in Religious Studies: (3 units; U )

Advanced study of a particular religion or religious issue.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Religion in Daily Life: Food, Drink, and Clothing
    3 LEC 001 53052 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Milco, Katherine MER 248  

RELIGST-395: Seminar in the Study of Religion: Theories of Religion (3 units; U )

Critical inquiry into the questions of and about religion: what is religion, and how do we study it?

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 48291 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Divalerio, David MER 248  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-489: Internship in Religious Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Religious Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 51280 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 51282 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

RELIGST-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced level independent work under the supervision of ReligSt faculty or academic staff member.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 36339 - 09/02-12/11 Paik, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 36340 - 09/02-12/11 Williams, Demetrius TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 36341 - 09/02-12/11 Beall, Judith TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 36342 - 09/02-12/11 Divalerio, David TBA  
Audit never allowed.

 
Additional Courses - Religious Studies
 
ANTHRO-305: The Celtic World (3 units; U/G )

Archaeology, folklore and literature of the Celtic peoples in the British Isles and on the continent, explored and analyzed from an anthropological and historical perspective.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52299 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Arnold, Bettina SAB G90  

ARABIC-111: Cultures and Civilizations of the Muslim Middle East (3 units; U ; HU)

Muslim Middle East through historical and ethnographic materials; reading of Quran and some modern literature.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47252 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Masalkhi, Fahed MER 348  
Audit never allowed.
HU   3 LEC 002 47341 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Masalkhi, Fahed CRT 219  
Audit never allowed.

ARTHIST-101: Ancient and Medieval Art and Architecture (3 units; U ; HU)

The great originative styles of Egypt, Greece, Rome, and the Christian West in architecture, sculpture, and painting.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
LEC 101-401 - Sign up for any DIS 601-608 LEC 101-402 - Sign up for any DIS 609-612

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401 44602 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Counts, Derek LUB N146  
HU   3 LEC 402 45582 5:00 PM-5:50 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Aschenbrenner, Michael MIT 195  
HU     DIS 601 44603 8:00 AM-8:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 602 44604 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 603 44605 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 604 44606 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 605 44607 8:00 AM-8:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 606 44608 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 607 44609 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 608 44610 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 609 44611 6:00 PM-6:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 610 52364 7:00 PM-7:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 611 44612 6:00 PM-6:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 612 52365 7:00 PM-7:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  

ARTHIST-102: Renaissance to Modern Art and Architecture (3 units; U ; HU)

Representative masters in the historical development of European painting, sculpture, and architecture from the fifteenth century to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
LEC 101-401 - Sign up for any DIS 601-608

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401 44613 11:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Murrell, Katherine LUB S151  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
HU     DIS 601 44614 8:00 AM-8:50 AM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 602 44615 9:00 AM-9:50 AM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 603 44616 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 604 44617 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 605 52366 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 606 44618 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 607 44619 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  
HU     DIS 608 44620 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   MIT 158  

ARTHIST-104: African, New World and Oceanic Art and Architecture (3 units; U ; HU)

Major art forms in oceanic, pre-Columbian, American Indian, and African art; their functions and meanings.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 52372 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Rarey, Matthew MIT 195  

ARTHIST-105: Asian Art and Architecture (3 units; U ; HU)

Functions and meanings of major art forms in the art of Asia, including India, China, Japan, and Southeast Asia.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 46673 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Snow, Hilary MIT 191  

ARTHIST-237: Northern Renaissance Art (3 units; U )

Painting, graphics, and sculpture, 1364-1569; their influence on great 15th- and 16th-century styles. Main French, Dutch, and German artistic developments in historical context.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53277 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Aschenbrenner, Michael MIT 195  

ARTHIST-315: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (3 units; U/G )

Architecture, arts, and crafts created for Egyptian kings, nobles, and commoners from the Predynastic period (5500 B.C.) to Cleopatra (31 B.C.).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ArtHist 101(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51199 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11   MIT 191  

ARTHIST-371: African Art (3 units; U/G )

Art of the indigenous peoples of different sections of Africa, with consideration of both aesthetic qualities and the social context of the art.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52373 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Rarey, Matthew MIT 195  

CLASSIC-170: Classical Mythology (3 units; U ; HU)

A survey of Classical myths in the written sources and in artistic representations.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 44866 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Calkins, Renee BOL B52 PDF
HU   3 LEC 002 44867 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Precourt, Bruce BOL B52  
HU   3 LEC 003 48133 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Precourt, Bruce BOL B52  
HU   3 LEC 204 46951 - 09/02-12/11 Porter, Andrew ONLINE WEB  
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.

CLASSIC-201: Introduction to Greek Life and Literature (3 units; U ; HU)

Ancient Greek life and literature, emphasizing the surviving works of earliest authors, Homer and Hesiod.

Notes:
Prereq: none; Classic 170(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47253 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Calkins, Renee BOL B92 PDF
HU   3 LEC 002 47900 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Calkins, Renee MIT 191 PDF

CLASSIC-202: Introduction to Roman Life and Literature (3 units; U ; HU)

Roman life and literature, emphasizing events before the death of Augustus.

Notes:
Prereq: none; Classic 170(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 50818 - 09/02-12/11 Cova, Elisabetta ONLINE WEB  
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.

CLASSIC 274(HEBR ST 274): Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millennium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53409 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Precourt, Bruce AUP 191  

CLASSIC-301: The Life and Literature of Classical Athens: Herodotus and Dramatists (3 units; U ; HU)

Classical Greek drama and the writings of Herodotus in translation; their historical background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Classic 201(R); grade of C or better in English 102(P) or score level 4 on EPT.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47611 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Calkins, Renee BOL 294 PDF

CLASSIC-390: Egyptian Mythology (3 units; U ; HU)

Egyptian myths and ancient religious practices, emphasizing religious thought in Greco-Roman Egypt.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 45736 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Precourt, Bruce BOL B87  

GEOG 231(130): Geography of Islam (3 units; U ; SS)

Origin and main features of Islam and the diversity of Muslim cultures in various geographical, social, cultural, and political contexts.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 52553 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Mansson McGinty, Anna BOL B40  

GLOBAL-371: Rethinking Global Security (3 units; U )

Basic concepts for international security in the age of globalization; sources of security and insecurity from a historical perspective.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 41871 - 09/02-12/11 Heo, Uk ONLINE WEB  
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.

HEBR ST-100: Introduction to Judaism (3 units; U ; HU)

Laws, beliefs, rituals, and holidays of the Jewish religion and people; development of Judaism.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 238 w/same topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 48324 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Margolis, Dana LAP 257  

HEBR ST-201: Third-Semester Hebrew (4 units; U )

Advanced grammar and idiom. Easy selections from the Bible and later Hebrew literature.

Notes:
Not open to native speakers of Hebrew. Prereq: Hebr St 102(P) or 54(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 002 51618 2:00 PM-3:50 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Ben-yitschak, Yael CRT B84  
Taught with Hebr St 499-002
Consent required to audit.

HEBR ST-230: Bible Stories (3 units; U ; HU)

Introduction to the central stories of the Hebrew Bible with particular attention to their literary, aesthetic, social and moral meanings

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 47607 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Mazor, Yair CRT 103  

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   3 LEC 201 53283 - 09/02-12/11 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
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.

HEBR ST-331: Topics in Biblical Literature: (3 units; U )

Analysis of genres or issues in biblical literature; topics may include wisdom literature, prophetic writings, Bible as literature, God in the Old Testament.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Jewish Jesus
    3 LEC 001 53281 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Brusin, David BOL 281  

HEBR ST-332: Women in the Bible (3 units; U )

Analyzes stories about women in the Old Testament from a literary, cultural and historical perspective; includes how these texts have influenced modern views of women.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 48128 - 09/02-12/11 Margolis, Dana ONLINE WEB  
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.

HEBR ST 368(268): Jewish and Christian Responses to the Holocaust (3 units; U ; HU)

Jewish and Christian answers to theological questions raised by the Holocaust, such as "Where was God?" Focus on interfaith dialogue and understanding.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 254 with same topic. Hebr St 368(268) & Jewish 368(268) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53284 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Baum, Rachel BOL B76  
Consent required to audit.

HIST-175: East Asian Civilization to 1600 (3 units; U ; HU)

Survey of the culture, history, and institutions of China, Korea, and Japan from earliest times.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 52164 - 09/02-12/11 Howland, Douglas ONLINE WEB  
Consent required to audit.
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.

HIST-201: The Ancient World: The Near East and Greece (3 units; U ; HU)

Mesopotamians, biblical Palestinians, Assyrians, Medes, Persians, and Greeks to 323 B.C.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have had any Hist courses numbered 121, 303, or 304. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 48006 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Beall, Judith HLT G90  

HIST-274: Ancient Egyptian Civilization (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of Egypt, with particular attention to its literature reflecting social, political, and religious conditions; emphasis on Egyptian-Hebrew contacts during the second millenium.

Notes:
Classic (Hebr St) 274 & Hist 274 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53680 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
Students should enroll in Classic 274 (Hebr. St 274)

HIST-280: Islamic Civilization: The Formative Period, ca. 500-1258 (3 units; U ; HU)

The rise and spread of Islam in medieval times; its social and political history and its contribution to world civilization.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 52100 - 09/02-12/11 Salem, Jackleen ONLINE WEB  
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.

HIST-284: Buddhism Across Asia (3 units; U ; HU)

History of Buddhism from the 5th century BCE to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 48219 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Divalerio, David HLT 190  
Consent required to audit.

HIST-302: History of Christianity, East and West Since 1500 (3 units; U/G )

Development of the institutional church; major church leaders, theological and doctrinal changes; worship, liturgy and arts of Christendom; Christianity and social change.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53740 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Beall, Judith HLT G90  
Undergraduate credit only, this semester

HIST-370: Topics in the History of Religious Thought: (3 units; U/G )

Selected topics in the history of religious thought, for graduate and advanced undergraduate students. Intensive reading and student reports will be stressed.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Paganism in the Ancient World
    3 LEC 001 50271 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Beall, Judith HLT G90  
Undergraduate credit only, this semester.

HIST-379: Introduction to Jewish History (3 units; U ; HU)

Historical survey of major currents in Jewish culture and society from antiquity to the present day, with particular focus on the modern era.

Notes:
Hist 379 & Jewish 379 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 48114 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/03 Silverman, Lisa PHY 120  
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/24      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/08      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/22      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/05      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/03   TBA  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed. Class meetings held on 9/3, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, and 12/03
Students may enroll in either History 379 or Jewish Studies 379
Audit never allowed.

JEWISH-101: Jewish Culture in America: History, Literature, Film (3 units; U ; HU)

Cross-disciplinary study of modern Jewish culture in America, with particular attention given to Jewish-American literature, film, and history of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 46315 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Baum, Rachel LAP 250  

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   3 LEC 201 47901 - 09/02-12/11 Baum, Rachel ONLINE WEB  
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.

JEWISH 368(268): Jewish and Christian Responses to the Holocaust (3 units; U ; HU)

Jewish and Christian answers to theological questions raised by the Holocaust, such as "Where was God?" Focus on interfaith dialogue and understanding.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Hebr St 254 with same topic. Hebr St 368(268) & Jewish 368(268) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 53337 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Baum, Rachel BOL B76  
Consent required to audit.

JEWISH-379: Introduction to Jewish History (3 units; U ; HU)

Historical survey of major currents in Jewish culture and society from antiquity to the present day, with particular focus on the modern era.

Notes:
Hist 379 & Jewish 379 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 46675 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/03 Silverman, Lisa PHY 120  
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 09/24      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/08      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 10/22      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 11/05      
HU         3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 12/03   TBA  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed. Regular UWM tuition assessed. Class meetings held on 9/3, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, and 12/3
Audit never allowed.

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.
Enroll in LEC 401 & any DIS 601-604.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401 47899 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Mahlik, Michelle BOL B56  
HU     DIS 601 52718 8:00 AM-8:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   CRT 203  
HU     DIS 602 52719 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/02-12/11   BOL B68  
HU     DIS 603 52720 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/02-12/11   CRT 309  
HU     DIS 604 52721 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/02-12/11   CRT 309  

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   3 LEC 001 45149 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Shah, Paru BOL B56