Undergraduate Bulletin

GENERAL

100-215 THE FINE ARTS IN GI WESTERN CULTURE 3 cr

A team-taught course designed to study the interrelationships of Art, Music, Theatre and Dance in the Western world. The emphasis is on the importance of the fine arts in society, and their similarities and differences in both style and content.

940-200 PERSPECTIVES ON NUCLEAR WAR 3 cr

This course examines: The history of nuclear war; the short and long term consequences of nuclear war; the weapons as deterrents of war; the use of non-violent strategies as deterrents of war; the moral dimension of war in the 20th Century.

940-244 CONSUMERS AND CULTURE GI 3 cr

The history of consumption and its associated values, the study of subcultures and their buying behaviors, and the effect of consumer activism on the ways that business operates will comprise the major topics of the course. Discussion, writing, and research will help students make the material relevant to their own lives.
Prereq: 680-102 and 613-105 or 840-105 or 880-105 or 820-105 or 722-105 or 230-105.

940-246 BUSINESS ETHICS GI 3 cr

A critical examination and discussion of ethical issues and problems which arise within all areas of business. Topics, such as the morality of capitalism, ethics in the marketplace, business and the environment, and the ethics of job discrimination, will be considered.

INTRAUNIVERSITY

900-010 AN INTRODUCTION TO UNIVERSITY LIFE 1 cr

A course designed to help new freshmen successfully cope with the new experience of university life. Students will explore ways to improve their study skills and master time management strategies while practicing writing techniques which will enhance communication abilities. Students will also develop skills of social interaction, self-awareness and development, interpersonal communication, and decision making. The university's resources, policies and procedures will be reviewed. (Students who need help with specific study techniques may also wish to enroll in 930-050 Study/Academic Survival Skills.)

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