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 American Studies, English, & Theatre Arts:
AMST.2480 (40.248)
(D, E) Values in American Culture
AMST.2570 (40.257)
The Family in American Literature
ENGL.2010 (42.201)
Classical Mythology
ENGL.2030 (42.205)
Great Books of the Modern World
ENGL.2050 (42.205)
(D, E) Human Values in Western Culture I (Also listed as FAHS.2050)
ENGL.2060 (42.206)
(D, E) Human Values in Western Culture II (Also listed as FAHS.2060)
ENGL.2100 (42.210)
Drama
ENGL.2110 (42.211)
Poetry
ENGL.2120 (42.212)
Short Story
ENGL.2160 (42.216)
(E) Monsters, Apes, and Nightmares
ENGL.2170 (42.217)
Horror Story
ENGL.2180 (42.218)
Comedy
ENGL.2200 (42.220)
Oral Communication (for CS Majors)
ENGL.2220 (42.222)
Oral Communication
ENGL.2320 (42.232)
Turning Fiction into Film
ENGL.2360 (42.236)
Science Fiction and Fantasy
ENGL.2400 (42.240)
Literature and Women
ENGL.2420 (42.242)
The Heroine in Modern Fiction
ENGL.2430 (42.243)
(D) Contemporary Women Writers
ENGL.2440 (42.244)
Women in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
ENGL.2460 (42.246)
(D) Gay and Lesbian Literature
ENGL.2480 (42.248)
(D, E) Values in American Culture, (Also listed as FAHS.2480)
ENGL.2490 (42.249)
(E) Literature: Tech and Human Values (Also listed as FAHS.2490)
ENGL.2500 (42.250)
The Bible as Literature
ENGL.2510 (42.251)
(E) War in Literature
ENGL.2570 (42.257)
(D) The Family in American Literature (Also listed as AMST.2570)
ENGL.2580 (42.258)
(D, E) Disability in Literature
ENGL.2670 (42.267)
Introduction to Shakespeare
ENGL.2720 (42.272)
Continental Fiction
ENGL.2740 (42.274)
Literature of the Beat Movement
ENGL.2770 (42.277)
American Ethnic Literature
ENGL.2780 (42.278)
Literature of the Vietnam War
ENGL.2850 (42.285)
(D) Crime and Literature
ENGL.2910 (412.291)
History of English Literature I
ENGL.2920 (42.292)
History of English Literature II
ENGL.2930 (42.293)
History of English Literature III
ENGL.2940 (42.294)
History of American Literature I
ENGL.2950 (42.295)
History of American Literature II
ENGL.2960 (42.296)
(D) History of American Literature III
ENGL.2980 (42.298)
Children's Literature
ENGL.3110 (42.311)
The South in American Literature
ENGL.3170 (42.317)
British Literature of the Twentieth Century
ENGL.3410 (42.341)
Studies in Film
ENGL.3490 (42.349)
Arthurian Literature
ENGL.3760 (42.376)
(D) African American Literature
ENGL.3820 (42.382)
Theatre History I: Ancient Greece through the 18th Century
ENGL.3830 (42.383)
Theatre History II: Nineteenth Century to the Present
THEA.2010 (THEA.201)
Introduction to Theatre
THEA.2610 (THEA.261)
Acting I
THEA.2620 (THEA.262)
Acting II

 History:
HIST.1010 (43.101)
Classical Civilization
HIST.1050 (43.105)
(D) Western Civilization I
HIST.1060 (43.106)
(D) Modern World
HIST.1070 (43.107)
(D) World Civilization I
HIST.1080 (43.108)
(D) World Civilization II
HIST.1110 (43.111)
(D) United States to 1877
HIST.1120 (43.112)
(D) US History since 1877
HIST.2000 (43.200)
Early Christianity: The First Centuries
HIST.2060 (43.206)
(D) American Economic History
HIST.2110 (43.211)
Historical Dimensions of Globalization
HIST.2120 (43.212)
(D) Modern Latin America
HIST.2230 (43.223)
England to 1660
HIST.2240 (43.224)
English History Since 1660
HIST.2270 (43.227)
(D) The Middle Ages
HIST.2280 (43.228)
Women in European History
HIST.2310 (43.321)
Renaissance & Reformation
HIST.2740 (43.274)
(D) Native American History
HIST.2750 (43.275)
(D) African American History
HIST.2810 (43.281)
(D) Sub-Saharan Africa
HIST.3040 (43.304)
European Social and Economic History
HIST.3080 (43.308)
(D) History of Crime and Social Control
HIST.3110 (43.311)
History of Science I
HIST.3120 (43.312)
Science and the Modern World
HIST.3160 (43.316)
American Environmental History
HIST.3480 (43.348)
Making a Historical Documentary
HIST.3360 (43.336)
(D) Problems of Modern Ireland
HIST.3390 (43.339)
Nationalism: The State and Human Rights in Modern Europe Since 1800
HIST.3450 (43.345)
(D) Slavery and Abolition
HIST.3470 (43.347)
History of Documentary Film
HIST.3490 (43.349)
(D) The Cuban Revolution
HIST.3500 (43.350)
(D) Colonial America: History and Culture
HIST.3760 (43.376)
Irish History in Film

 Philosophy:
PHIL.2010 (45.201) (E) Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL.2020 (45.202) Introduction to Logic and Critical Reasoning
PHIL.2030 (45.203) (D, E) Introduction to Ethics
PHIL.2060 (45.206) (E) Introduction to Political Philosophy
PHIL.2160 (45.216) (E) Plato and Beginning of Philosophy
PHIL.2850 (45.285) (E) Ancient Philosophy
PHIL.2960 (45.296) (D) Introduction to World Religions
PHIL.3010 (45.301) Ways of Knowing
PHIL.3040 (45.304) (D) God and Philosophy,
PHIL.3050 (45.305) Language, Signs and Symbols
PHIL.3130 (45.313) American Philosophy
PHIL.3140 (45.314) Philosophy of the Gothic Imagination
PHIL.3160 (45.316) Philosophy and Film
PHIL.3270 (45.327) (D, E) Environmental Philosophy
PHIL.3340 (45.334) (E) Engineering and Ethics
PHIL.3350 (45.335) (E) Ethical Issues in Technology
PHIL.3360 (45.336) (E) Early Modern Philosophy
PHIL.3370 (45.337) Science and the Meaning of Nature
PHIL.3400 (45.340) (D, E) Mysticism: East and West
PHIL.3410 (45.341) (E) Science, Ethics, and Society
PHIL.3420 (45.342) (E) Critical Theory & Society
PHIL.3470 (45.347) Greek Tragedy and Philosophy
PHIL.3480 (45.348) (D, E) Eastern Philosophy and Religion
PHIL.3500 (45.350) (D, E) World Philosophies
PHIL.3510 (45.351) (D, E) Problem of Evil
PHIL.3520 (45.352) (E) Existence and Anxiety
PHIL.3600 (45.360) (D) The Goddess in World Religions
PHIL.3610 (45.361) Equality, Justice, and the Law (Also listed as 44.361)
PHIL.3710 (45.371) (D, E) Buddhist and Zen Philosophy
PHIL.3840 (45.384) Philosophies of Art and Beauty
PHIL.4010 (45.401) (E) Bioethics and Genetic Research

 World Languages:
WLFR.3750 (50.375) (D) Gender and Sexuality in French Cinema
WLFR.3760 (50.376) (D) French Cinema and Society
WLFR.3780 (50.378) (D) Images of Women in French Cinema
WLIT.3250 (52.325) (D) Italian American Literature and Culture
WLIT.3730 (52.373) (DE) Italian Humanism 52.378 Italian Cinema and Culture
WLPO.2370 (53.237) (D) Portuguese Literature in Translation
WLCH.3000 (53.300) Modern Chinese Literature and Culture

 Art History:
ARHI.1010 (58.101) (D) Art Appreciation
ARHI.1050 (58.105) Comparative Arts (Also listed as FAHS.1050)
ARHI.2030 (58.203) (D) History of Art: Prehistoric to Medieval Art
ARHI.2040 (58.204) (D) History of Art: Renaissance to Modern Art
ARHI.2050 (58.205) Studies of World Art
ARHI.2060 (58.206) History of Architecture
ARHI.2110 (58.211) Nineteenth Century Art
ARHI.2210 (58.221) Twentieth Century Art
ARHI.2250 (58.225) History of Picturing
ARHI.2310 (58.231) Greek and Roman Art and Architecture
ARHI.2410 (58.241) Medieval Art
ARHI.3080 (58.308) Art, Science, and Technology (Also listed as FAHS.3280)
ARHI.3130 (58.313) American Art
ARHI.3140 (58.314) American Architure
ARHI.3210 (58.321) Italian Renaissance Art
ARHI.3230 (58.323) Northern Renaissance Art
ARHI.3250 (58.325) Studies in Latin American Art
ARHI.3300 (58.330) Italian Mannerism
ARHI.3320 (58.332) Baroque Art in Italy
ARHI.3400 (58.340) Women and Art
ARHI.3450 (58.345) Pre-Raphaelite Art
ARHI.3500 (58.350) Postmodernism (Contemporary Art)
ARHI.3520 (58.352) Critical Issues in Art History
ARHI.3700 (58.370) Art History and Film

 Art & Design:
ARTS.1000 (70.100) Artbotics (also listed as COMP.1170)
ARTS.1010 (70.101) Art Concepts
ARTS.1050 (70.105) Tangible Interaction Design (also listed as COMP.1190)
ARTS.1080 (70.108) Introduction to App Design and Mobile Computing (also listed as COMP.1080)
ARTS.2550 (70.255) Drawing - Introduction to Form and Space

 Music:
MUTH.1100 ( 71.110) Basic Music Theory
MUTH.1110 (71.111) Basic Music Theory 2
MUED.2120 (73.212) Sound Thinking (also listed as COMP.2120)
MUHI.1030 (74.103) (D) Gender Issues in Music
MUHI.1610 (74.161) Music in Western Civilization
MUHI.2610 (74.261) Music History I
MUHI.2620 (74.262) Music History II
MUHI.3010 (74.301) (D) American Music
MUHI.3200 (74.320) (D) African-American Concert Music
MUHI.3550 (74.355) (D) Jazz
MUHI.3860 (74.386) (D) History of Rock Music
MUHI.3560 (74.356) (D) American Musical Theater
MUSR.3010 (78.301) Music, Technology and Society
MUSR.4010 (78.401) Music of the Beatles

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 Interdisciplinary Programs:
FAHS.1050 (59.105) Comparative Arts (Also listed as ARTS.1050)
FAHS.1110 (59.111) (D) Foundations in Cultural Studies
FAHS.2050 (59.205 ) (D, E) Human Values in Western Culture I (Also listed as ENGL.2050)
FAHS.2060 (59.206) (D, E) Human Values in Western Culture II (Also listed as ENGL.2060)
FAHS.2110 (59.211) Nineteenth Century Art
FAHS.2190 (59.219) Introduction to Theatre (no longer offered, replaced by THEA.2010)
FAHS.2490 (59.249) (E) Literature: Technology and Human Values (no longer offered, replaced by ENGL.2490)
FAHS.2610 (59.261) Acting I (no longer offered, replaced by THEA.2610)
FAHS.2620 (59.262) Acting II (no longer offered, replaced by THEA.2620)
FAHS.3030 (59.303) (E) Society & Technology
FAHS.3280 (59.328) Art, Science, and Technology
FAHS.3310 (59.331) Greek and Roman Art
FAHS. 3740(59.374) Cinema Across Cultures
FAHS.3950 (59.395) (E) Computers in Society
GNDR.2400 (GNDR.240) (DE) Introduction to Gender Studies
HONR.1100 (HON.110) First Year Seminar in Honors: Text and the City
UTCH.2040 (UTL.204) Perspectives on Math and Science