Catalog Review

For Course Qualities In Effect For 2014-15

Process Date: 01-AUG-2014

UNIC - University Course

101 BEGINNING ITALIAN I Active
  Long Title: Beginning Italian I  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: Students enrolled in this course will learn the basic skills of speaking and communicating, reading, and writing in the Italian language. Italian culture will be emphasized throughout the term. Audio-visual materials and computer-assisted programs will be available to students as part of the course.

102 BEGINNING ITALIAN II Active
  Long Title: Beginning Italian II  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
N002 - BM Foreign Lang GER (95cr)
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
N011 - BM Foreign Lang GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 101 or consent of instructor
Description: Students enrolled in this course will continue learning the skills of speaking and communicating, reading, and writing in the Italian language. Italian culture will be emphasized. Compositions will aid students in further developing their skills in the Italian language. Audio-visual materials and computer-assisted programs will be available to students as part of the course.

110 ESL-FRESHMAN STUDIES I Active
  Long Title: English as a Second Language – Freshman Studies I  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus, Intercoll Cntr Classical Study
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: A modified version of Freshman Studies 100 designed for CESA students with limited English proficiency. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

115 ESL: ENGLISH ACAD PURPOSES I Active
  Long Title: ESL: English for Academic Purposes I  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course will offer non-native speakers of English the opportunity to further develop key academic language skills including: writing and structuring academic essays, discussion strategies, listening and note-taking skills, reading and vocabulary development. Additional language concerns will be addressed as needed.

116 ESL: ENGLISH ACAD PURPOSES II Active
  Long Title: ESL: English for Academic Purposes  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: A continuation of English for Academic Purposes I, this course gives non-native speakers of English additional experience developing written and oral academic language skills and understanding the conventions of American academic culture. Students will improve their ability to effectively express complex ideas in English with ease, accuracy and fluency.

117 COG & AFFECT THRYS IN PRACTICE Active
  Long Title: Investigating Academic Success: Cognitive and Affective Theories in Practice  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course is designed to introduce students to cognitive and affective theories that can positively impact success in a university environment. Integration of current theory and evidence-based research allows students to study and apply effective strategies applicable to their own academic lives.

121 BEGINNING ARABIC I Active
  Long Title: Beginning Arabic I  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: An introduction to Modern Standard Arabic. After students learn the alphabet and the sound system, they will get acquainted with the basic skills of speaking, understanding, reading and writing Modern Standard Arabic. The course includes a strong cultural component, with such items as films and music. Not open to students who have completed UNIC 123.

122 BEGINNING ARABIC II Active
  Long Title: Beginning Arabic II  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
N002 - BM Foreign Lang GER (95cr)
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
N011 - BM Foreign Lang GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 121
Description: A continuation of Beginning Arabic I. Students will continue working on the ability to perceive and produce the sounds out of which Arabic words are made, with further practice in the basic language skills. Particular emphasis will be placed on the cultural component. Not open to students who have completed UNIC 123 or UNIC 223.

123 INTENSIVE BEGINNING ARABIC Active
  Long Title: Intensive Beginning Arabic  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: In this course students will undertake intensive study of Modern Standard Arabic, including some colloquial expressions. Students will be introduced to basic language skills: speaking listening, reading, writing, and culture. The primary goal of this course is to enable students to communicate about everyday situations in Modern Standard Arabic, both orally and in writing. Not open to students who have already completed UNIC 121 or UNIC 122.

130 PUBLIC SPEAKING PRACTICUM Active
  Long Title: Public-Speaking Practicum  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G050 - Speaking Intensive GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: Emphasizes theory, skills, and practice of presentational speaking relative to a variety of forms of communication (including ceremonial, persuasive, and impromptu speaking; intercultural communication; use of PowerPoint; and podcasts). This course will assist students in developing their academic and professional communication skills through hands-on practice, classroom activities, self-assessments, and review of others’ speeches.

140 PERSONAL SUSTAINABILITY Active
  Long Title: Personal Sustainability  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 25 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course offers a broad, holistic examination and reflection of the effects of lifestyle, wellness, and health promotion on the individual an society. The goal will be to discuss and research current wellness topics and examine ways to improve personal well-being.

145 INTRODUCTION DIGITAL CULTURES Active
  Long Title: Introduction to Digital Cultures  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 25 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course interrogates the nature of digital media and examines the ways in which new informaton technologies are affecting everyday life, culture, institutions, groups, and identity. As such, our goal will be to map the current Internet cultures and introduce students to various online technologies and platforms.

170 LEADERSHIP & SERVICE Active
  Long Title: Leadership & Service  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: Yes Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL02 - Introductory Course
Prerequisites: Previous volunteer or community service experience
Description: This course will focus on the complex relationship between leardership and service. Designed for students with significant volunteer or community service experience, the course will look at the role of leadership and the development of leadership skills as an outcome of participation via service in human communities. In this seminar course, students will analyze and discuss readings, films, and lectures on leadership by guest speakers.

201 INTERMED TRANSITIONAL ITALIAN Active
  Long Title: Intermediate Transitional Italian  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
G002 - Foreign Language GER (86cr)
G046 - Foreign Language GER (01cr)
N002 - BM Foreign Lang GER (95cr)
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
N011 - BM Foreign Lang GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 102 or consent of instructor
Description: Review of the basic skills of speaking and communicating, reading, and writing in the Italian language. Additional selected texts and compositions will reinforce previously learned material. Italian culture will be emphasized. Audio-visual and computer-assisted programs will be available to students as part of the course.

203 BRITISH CRIME FICTION Active
  Long Title: British Crime Fiction  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: LU London Centre
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Must be attending the Lawrence London Centre. Sophomore standing
Description: The course will offer a survey of the development of crime fiction in Britain from the mid-nineteenth century to the pre sent. Taught as a lecture/discussion class, it will also attempt to exploit the London setting to provide a physical context for some of the work under scrutiny. Students will be able to develop their analytical and writing skills, and should expect to achieve a good grasp of the characteristics of genre fiction; they should also be able to recognise the contribution that a study of these popular forms can make to developing a broader understanding of the values and concerns of the society within which they arise.

206 ESL-ENG IN THE AMERICAN UNIV Active
  Long Title: English as a Second Language – English in the American University  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 25 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: An introduction to academic English at the university level designed for students with limited English proficiency. Students work to develop English proficiency in speaking, listening, reading, and writing through the exploration of different academic disciplines. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

207 ESL-SPEAKING & LISTENING Active
  Long Title: English as a Second Language – Speaking and Listening  
Units: 3 OR 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: This course focuses on developing speaking and listening skills in English. May be taken for 3 or 6 units. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

208 ESL-ADV COMMUNICATIVE ENGLISH Active
  Long Title: English as a Second Language – Advanced Communicative English  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: This course focuses on developing increased communicative competence in English as a second language. In addition, it introduces some of the components of communication and the conventions of discourse in English. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

209 ESL EXPERIENTIAL LANG LEARNING Active
  Long Title: English as a Second Language – Experiential Language Learning  
Units: 1 TO 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus:
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: Development of English language proficiency in a specialized field of study. Students design and complete projects based on intensive exploration of a specific English-speaking environment, such as a university course or a community volunteer site. The course may be repeated if based on the exploration of a different and progressively more challenging language-learning environment. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

210 PRIZE FICTION Active
  Long Title: Prize Fiction  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: A comparative study of recent winners of the American Pulitzer and British Booker Prizes in fiction. Authors read may include Smiley, Ondaatje, Shaara, Trevor, Lively, Coetzee, and Proulx. Lecture and discussion.

211 INTRO TO AMERICAN SOCIETY I Active
  Long Title: Introduction to American Society I  
Units: 2 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus, Intercoll Cntr Classical Study
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: An introduction to life in America and to academic life at an American university for foreign-exchange students. Students will explore American values, attitudes, and patterns of behavior through formal study, structured observation and interviews of Americans, and through the analysis of their everyday living and studying at Lawrence. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

212 INTRO TO AMERICAN SOCIETY II Active
  Long Title: Introduction to American Society II  
Units: 1 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus, Intercoll Cntr Classical Study
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: An introduction to life in America and to academic life at an American university for foreign-exchange students. Students will explore American values, attitudes, and patterns of behavior through formal study, structured observation and interviews of Americans, and through the analysis of their everyday living and studying at Lawrence. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

213 INTRO TO AMERICAN SOCIETY III Active
  Long Title: Introduction to American Society III  
Units: 1 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus, Intercoll Cntr Classical Study
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program
Description: An introduction to life in America and to academic life at an American university for foreign-exchange students. Students will explore American values, attitudes, and patterns of behavior through formal study, structured observation and interviews of Americans, and through the analysis of their everyday living and studying at Lawrence. Enrollment limited to students in the Waseda Visiting Student program.

214 ESL THROUGH AMERICAN FICTION Active
  Long Title: ESL Through American Fiction  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: Through close reading and analysis of American fiction, visiting students in the Waseda program will continue to develop their English language proficiency and their understanding of American culture.

215 ESL THROUGH WORLD LITERATURE Active
  Long Title: ESL Through World Literature  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Open only to students in the Waseda CESA program.
Description: Waseda students will develop reading comprehension and coversational skills through the discussion of stories, poems, and novels.

220 THE ETHICAL LYRICISTS Active
  Long Title: The Ethical Lyricists  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: A study of contemporary life as represented in lyric poetry. Readings will include lyrics by Zbigniew Herbert, Philip Larkin, Adrienne Rich, and others. Lecture and discussion.

221 INTERMEDIATE ARABIC I Active
  Long Title: Intermediate Arabic I  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 20 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A002 - Foreign Language Instruction
G002 - Foreign Language GER (86cr)
G046 - Foreign Language GER (01cr)
N002 - BM Foreign Lang GER (95cr)
N004 - BM Language & Civ (95cr)
N011 - BM Foreign Lang GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 122
Description: In this course, students will acquire new and more complex linguistic structures and be exposed to a wider range of written and oral texts, so that they may start speaking, reading and writing at a higher level. Selected newspaper articles and short stories will be introduced. The cultural component will be particularly emphasized. Not open to students who have completed UNIC 223.

223 INTENSIVE EARLY INTMD ARABIC Active
  Long Title: Intensive Early Intermediate Arabic  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: G002 - Foreign Language GER (86cr)
G046 - Foreign Language GER (01cr)
N002 - BM Foreign Lang GER (95cr)
N011 - BM Foreign Lang GER (01cr)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 123
Description: Building on the work done in Intensive Beginning Arabic, this course will keep strengthening students’ knowledge of Modern Standard Arabic. Using Arabic as the only means of communication, students will continue their study of Arabic grammar and syntax and their discovery of Arab culture through newspaper articles, literary texts and contemporary cinematographic productions in the target language. Not open to students who have already completed UNIC 122 or UNIC 221.

260 BRITISH LIFE AND CULTURE Active
  Long Title: British Life and Culture  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: LU London Centre
Attributes: N020 - BM Study Abroad (07cmp)
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Must be attending the Lawrence London Center
Description: This compulsory course utilizes visiting speakers, site visits, small group fieldwork and short research projects to introduce students to contemporary life in London and the United Kingdom. Site visits usually include the Museum of London, Imperial War Museum, London Mosque, and a football match. Speakers have included religious leaders representing several different traditions and a homeless couple, among others. The course is designed so that the majority of work takes place during the single class meeting, allowing students the possibility of pursuing up to three elective courses.

262 DISCOVERING LONDON'S HISTORIES Active
  Long Title: “The Fields Beneath”: Discovering London’s Histories  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: LU London Centre
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Must be attending the Lawrence London Centre.
Description: This interdisciplinary course aims to give students a thorough grounding in the chronology of London’s development from Roman settlement on the periphery of Empire to 21st-century “World City.” The use of contemporary literary and visual sources will serve both to develop students’ historical imagination and to enable them critically to examine the concepts involved in the discipline of history itself. Alongside this historical approach, a theoretical examination of specific themes and topics will be used to explore the nature of “the town as palimpsest,” a layered structure in which the past is never entirely obliterated by what succeeds it. Examples of such themes and topics might include, inter alia, religious observance, theatrical presentation, immigration, commerce, domestic life, and government. Offered at the London Centre.

264 LONDON INTERNSHIP Active
  Long Title: London Internship  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: LU London Centre
Attributes: A010 - Internship
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Must be attending the Lawrence London Centre.
Description: Students in the internship program participate in this seminar meeting once per week and building upon the field study, lectures, and discussions in the British Life and Culture course. Students are expected to maintain a journal with substantial entries each week that critically reflect on their experiences from intercultural, cross-cultural, social, ethical, organizational, and interpersonal perspectives. Students are also required to complete short reflective essays and a final internship essay interrogating their experiences in terms of the course readings, class discussions in the seminar and the British Life and Culture course, and the broader issue of how a liberal arts-informed perspective frames one’s experience in the workplace.

300 INTERN:JOURNAL & LIBERAL ARTS Active
  Long Title: Internship: Journalism and the Liberal Arts  
Units: 3 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: Yes 6 units max
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: Yes
Permission Req.: Yes Schedule Type: 08 - Internship/Practica Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: A010 - Internship
S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: Intensive study, under the direction of a faculty member, of topics related to a student’s work on The Lawrentian and other local publications or media outlets. Expectations include regular meetings with a faculty member, outside reading, and a final project or paper.

315 TOPCS CIVIC ENGAGE-SERVICE LRN Active
  Long Title: Topics in Civic Engagement and Service Learning  
Units: 1 TO 98 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 03 - Standard Plus Additional Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites:
Description: This course will focus on civic engagement through experiential learning. Modes of instruction may involve readings, discussion, field trips, guest lecturers, and service activities. Students will work on a project or projects that address an issue in the local community, in partnership with nonprofit agencies, community members, and local governments. Specific projects will vary each term the course is offered. May be repeated when topic is different.

345 TOPICS IN NEW MEDIA STUDIES Active
  Long Title: Topics in New Media Studies  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: None IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: UNIC 145, ART 245, or sophomore standing
Description: An in-depth examination of a topic in new media studies and emerging technologies. Presentations, lectures, and discussions will interrogate issues relevant to the critique of new media. Students will carry out independent research and detailed analysis.

Topic for Spring 2014: Pwnd!!! Order, Conflict, & Unrest in Virtual Worlds
This course examines the governance of virtual worlds, as well as the conflict and unrest that emerge in these environments. Investigating a broad range of virtual worlds, such as gaming worlds, social worlds, and kid/teen worlds, this course will analyze how these spaces are designed and regulated, more importantly, how their users/players resist some of these governance structures. Accordingly, the course will look at issues that arise from intellectual property ownership, sales of virtual items in real-world websites like eBay, goldfarming, griefing, and virtual harassment, including virtual rape. Specifically, we will investigate how the events that take place in these environments bear the potential to affect our offline lives by redefining our legal systems and policies that govern the Internet at large.


370 ACADEMIC RESEARCH Active
  Long Title: Academic Research and Academic Culture  
Units: 1 OR 2 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: Yes Enr Limit per Sec: 15 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL03 - Foundation/Gateway Course
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing
Description: This course will help students who are involved in a research project, developing a senior experience, or pursuing an honors project, to locate, understand, and evaluate published academic resources in relevant fields, and expand their familiarity with the work of the academy beyond the classroom.

470 FRINGE SCIENCE Active
  Long Title: Fringe Science  
Units: 6 Cross-Listing Parent: Repeatable: No
S/U Only: No Enr Limit per Sec: 24 IP Allowed: No
Permission Req.: No Schedule Type: 01 - Standard Campus: Appleton Main Campus
Attributes: S042 - University Course
UD05 - Non-Divisional
UL01 - Upper Level Degree Credit
UL04 - Advanced Course
Prerequisites: PHYS 130 or PHYS 160, declared major in a natural science, and junior standing
Description: A course for advanced natural sciences and mathematics majors, who will use their knowledge of science to critically explore works of fringe science, including topics such as Capra's Tao of Physics and Talbot's Holographic Universe.