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Information Directory
Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy
Academic Calendar 2008-2009
Traditional Undergraduate Programs
Fall Semester 2008
Spring Semester 2009
May Term 2009
Summer Session 2009
Future Calendar Dates
Academic Year 2009 - 2010
Academic Year 2010 - 2011
President’s Letter
The Stevenson Approach
Academic Coursework
The Career Architecture Process
Learning Beyond
Stevenson Ideals
Diversity Statement
History of Stevenson University
Founding of Villa Julie College
Baccalaureate Degrees Granted for First Time
Changes Through the 1990s
Off-Campus Housing Available
New President Inaugurated
Stevenson Expands to Owings Mills Campus
Academic Programs Continue to Grow
University Status and Name Change
Accreditations and Memberships
Program Accreditations
University Memberships
Life at Stevenson
Student Life
Athletics at SU
Intercollegiate Athletics
Sport and Fitness Facilities
Clubs and Organizations
Student Government Association
Student Clubs and Organizations
Community Outreach and Service
Educational Services to the Community
Community Service Opportunities for Students
Cultural Activities
Honor Societies
Alpha Psi Omega - National Honorary Theatre Society
Kappa Delta Pi – International Education Honor Society
Kappa Mu Epsilon – National Mathematics Honor Society
Kappa Theta Epsilon – Internship Honor Society
Lambda Epsilon Chi – National Honor Society for Paralegal Studies Program
Lambda Pi Eta – Communication Studies Honor Society of the National Communication Association
Phi Alpha Theta – National History Honor Society
Psi Chi – National Honor Society in Psychology
Sigma Alpha Pi – National Leadership Honor Society
Sigma Tau Delta – International English Honor Society
Sigma Theta Tau – International Honor Society of Nursing
Tau Upsilon Alpha – National Honor Society for Human Services
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Program
Student Publications
Campus Resources and Support Services
Campus Technology
Acceptable Use of Technology Policy
Verizon Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
University Store
Dining Services
Experiential Learning and Career Services
First-Year Experience Office
First-Year Seminar
Library - Learning Resource Center
New Student Orientation
Second-Year Experience Office
Student Handbook and Planner
Academic Advising Services
CORE Program
The Developmental Education Program
Learning Communities
PASS Mentoring Program
Preparation for Graduate School
Summer Bridge Program (SBP)
Supplemental Instruction (SI)
Tutoring Center: The Academic Link
The Wellness Center
Student Health Services
Counseling Services
General Admissions Policy
Admissions Procedures and Processes
Entering Freshmen Students
Adults Entering as Freshmen Students
Traditional Transfer Students
Transfer of Credit
Merit-Based Scholarships
Graduate Students
Students Applying to Accelerated Undergraduate Programs
Permanent Residents (Resident Aliens)
International Students
Admissions Requirements for International Students
Accelerated Transfer and Graduate Students
Military Service Members
Part-Time Students (Undergraduate)
Non-Degree Students (Undergraduate)
Admission to the BS/MS Option for Current Stevenson University Undergraduates
Business & Technology Management, Advanced Information Technologies, or Forensic Studies
Forensic Science - BS/MS
Alternate Admissions Plans
Early Enrollment
Parallel Enrollment
Conditional Admission (PASS Program and Summer Bridge Program)
Re-admission and Reinstatement
Acceptance and Deposit
Placement Testing in Mathematics, Reading, and English
Placement Information in Developmental Courses
Computer Literacy Assessment
Placement Testing for Transfer Students
Placement in Foreign Language Courses
Advanced Placement
International Baccalaureate
CLEP Examinations
Honors Program
Program Requirements
Honors First-Year Seminar
Honors Seminars (HON 200 Series)
Learning Beyond Requirement
Additional Elements of the University Honors Program
Admission to the Honors Program
Retention Standards
Study Abroad
Financial Information
Tuition and Fees (2008–2009)
Full-time Students (students enrolled in 12 to 18 credits per semester):
Part-time Students (students enrolled in less than 12 credits per semester):
Refund Policy
Financing Options
Financial Aid
Stevenson University Scholarship and Grant Programs
Stevenson University Endowed Scholarship Funds
Stevenson University Annual Scholarship Funds
Federal Financial Aid Programs
Maryland State Programs
Veterans’ Benefits
Qualifying for Need-Based Aid
Application Procedure
Student Eligibility Requirements
Awarding of Aid
Financial Aid and Registration
Cost of Attendance
Verification of Enrollment
Disbursement of Awards
Federal Programs
State Programs
Book Vouchers
Required Online Interview with Financial Aid Office
Verification Policy/Procedures
Continued Eligibility
Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
Stevenson Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Criteria for Title IV Financial Aid Eligibility
Return of Title IV Funds Policy
General Academic Information
University Curriculum
Bachelor’s Degrees
Accelerated Bachelor’s Degree Programs
BS/MS Degree Options
Second Bachelor’s Degrees
Master’s Degrees
Special Programs
Internship (non-credit)
Internship (for credit)
Directed Study
University Curriculum Objectives
Philosophy and Objectives of the Core Curriculum
University Degree Requirements
Requirements for the Bachelor’s Degree
Core Curriculum Requirements (Bachelor’s Degree)
Graduation Information and Requirements
Graduation with Honors
All-University Awards for Graduating Seniors
Dean’s Award for Exceptional Scholarship
Marion and Henry J. Knott Achievement Award
Elizabeth McWethy Award
John Mitchell Award
Outstanding Part-Time Student Award
President’s Award for Scholarly and Creative Achievement
SU Pin Award
Orsia F. Young Leadership Award
Departmental Awards and Scholarships
Alpha Psi Omega
Art Department Award for Excellence
Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Visual Communication Design Program
Art Department Achievement Award
Human Services Professional Development Award
Nursing Division Awards
Science and Mathematics Division Awards
Academic Policies
Academic Awards
Academic Achievement List
Dean’s List
Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges
Academic Information
Grade Point Average
Academic Probation
Academic Suspension
Access to Records
Athletic Department Class Conflict Policy
Auditing Courses
Course Add/Drop
Course Load
Course Registration
Course Withdrawal
Final Examinations
Grading Scale
Grading System
Leave of Absence
Non-Credit Courses
Pass/No Credit Option
Policy on Matriculated Students Taking Courses Elsewhere
Repeating Courses
Transcript Requests
Withdrawal from the University
Academic and Support Services Policies
Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
Student Conduct and Performance
Grade Appeals
Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty
Student Grievances
Fields of Study
Accounting Program Description
Accounting Program Outcomes
Accounting Program Policies
Accounting Program Requirements
Other Options
Accounting Course Descriptions
ACC 121 Principles of Accounting I
ACC 122 Principles of Accounting II
ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I
ACC 202 Intermediate Accounting II
ACC 215 Financial Accounting
ACC 301 Intermediate Accounting II
ACC 302 Advanced Accounting
ACC 303 Cost and Managerial Accounting
ACC 304 Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting
ACC 311 Computer Applications in Accounting
ACC 401 Auditing and Attestation
ACC 405 International Accounting
ACC 411 Tax Accounting: Individual
ACC 412 Tax Accounting: Corporation and Partnership
ACC 415 Capstone in Accounting: Business Policy
ACC 417 Accounting Internship
Anthropology Course Descriptions
ANTH 201 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 301 Topics in Anthropology
ANTH 325 Folklore in Modern American Life
ANTH 360 Anthropology of Childhood
ANTH 365 Culture Area Studies
Applied Mathematics
Applied Mathematics Program Description
Applied Mathematics Program Outcomes
Applied Mathematics Program Policies
Applied Mathematics Program Requirements
Applied Mathematics Other Options
Applied Mathematics Course Descriptions
MATH 121 College Algebra with Applications
MATH 125 Precalculus
MATH 132 Mathematics for Teachers
MATH 140 Basic Statistics
MATH 201 The Nature of Mathematics
MATH 210 Statistics and Probability
MATH 220 Calculus I
MATH 221 Calculus II
MATH 235 Statistical Methods
MATH 312 Mathematical Statistics I
MATH 313 Mathematical Statistics II
MATH 321 Introduction to Differential Equations
MATH 324 Theory of Numbers
MATH 326 Linear Algebra
MATH 328 Geometry
MATH 330 Discrete Structures
MATH 340 Calculus III
MATH 345 Actuarial Exam Review
MATH 365 Independent Research
MATH 418 Mathematical Modeling
MATH 420 Actuarial Mathematics
MATH 450 Senior Research Capstone
MATH 455 Senior Internship Capstone
MATH 460 Senior Research Capstone
MATH 460H Honors Senior Research Capstone
MATH 465 Senior Internship Capstone
MATH 465H Honors Senior Internship Capstone
MATH 490 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics
Biology Program Description
Biology Program Outcomes
Biology Program Policies
Biology Program Requirements
Biology Other Options
Biology Course Descriptions
BIO 104 The Human Body and Contemporary Health Issues
BIO 107 Introduction to Marine Science
BIO 113 General Biology I: Cell Biology and Genetics
BIO 114 General Biology II: Structure and Function of Organisms
BIO 115 General Biology III: Ecology and Evolution
BIO 130 Human Anatomy and Physiology
BIO 203 Microbiology
BIO 210 Botany
BIO 213 Ecology
BIO 215 Evolution and Biodiversity
BIO 216 Introduction to Forensic Science
BIO 217 Principles of Biochemistry
BIO 222 Human Anatomy
BIO 240 Nutrition
BIO 255 Techniques in Molecular Biology
BIO 265 Independent Laboratory Research in Biology
BIO 270 Animal Behavior
BIO 275 Environmental Science
BIO 307 Marine Biology
BIO 310 Cell Biology
BIO 312 Developmental Biology
BIO 313 Virology
BIO 314 Parasitology
BIO 316 Forensic Science
BIO 320 Pathogenic Microbiology
BIO 322 Human Physiology
BIO 326 Comparative Vertebrate Physiology
BIO 327 Biochemistry
BIO 329 Pathophysiology
BIO 330 Molecular Genetics
BIO 335 Immunology
BIO 355 Advanced Techniques in Molecular Biology
BIO 365 Independent Laboratory Research in Biology
BIO 427 Advanced Biochemistry
BIO 430 Bioinformatics
BIO 440 Seminar Topics in Biology
BIO 450 Senior Research Capstone
BIO 455 Senior Internship Capstone
BIO 460 Senior Research Capstone
BIO 460H Honors Senior Research Capstone
BIO 465 Senior Internship Capstone
BIO 465H Honors Senior Internship Capstone
Biotechnology Program Description
Biotechnology Program Outcomes
Biotechnology Program Policies
Biotechnology Program Requirements
Biotechnology Other Options
Biotechnology Course Descriptions
BT 201 Introduction to Biotechnology
BT 205 Biosafety and Quality Assurance
BT 255 Techniques in Molecular Biology
BT 355 Advanced Techniques in Molecular Biology
BT 465 Senior Internship Capstone
BT 465H Honors Senior Internship Capstone
Business Administration
Business Administration Program Description
Business Administration Program Outcomes
Business Administration Program Policies
Business Administration Program Requirements
Business Administration Other Options
Business Administration Course Descriptions
Economics Courses
EC 201 Principles of Economics: Introduction to Macroeconomics
EC 202 Principles of Economics: Introduction to Microeconomics
EC 321 Money and Banking
EC 340 Economics of Sports
EC 345 Economics of Gender
EC 430 International Economics
EC 440 Environmental Economics
EC 450 Urban Economics
Finance Courses
FIN 300 Principles of Finance I
FIN 301 Principles of Finance II
FIN 402 Foundations of Finance
FIN 416 International Finance
FIN 420 Market Analysis for Investments
FIN 450 Business Valuation and Security Analysis
International Business Courses
INBUS 201 Introduction to International Business
INBUS 325/MKT 325 International Marketing
INBUS 415/MGT 415 International Business Management
INBUS 416/FIN 416 International Finance
INBUS 420/MGT 420 International Operations & Supply Chain Management
INBUS 430/EC 430 International Economics
Management Courses
MGT 204 Principles of Management
MGT 310 Organizational Behavior
MGT 312 Analysis of the Managerial Environment
MGT 313 Operations Management
MGT 316/MKT 316 Principles of Negotiation and Sales
MGT 330 Introduction to Public Administration
MGT 408 Human Resource Management
MGT 413 Project Management
MGT 415/INBUS 415 International Business Management
MGT 417/MKT 417 Senior Business Internship
MGT 420/INBUS 420 International Operations & Supply Chain Management
MGT 424/MKT 424 Entrepreneurial Development
MGT 430 Business Capstone Seminar
MGT 440/MKT 440 Leadership and Service Learning
Marketing Courses
MKT 206 Principles of Marketing
MKT 207 Market Research
MKT 311 Consumer Behavior
MKT 315 Sports Marketing
MKT 316/MGT 316 Principles of Negotiation and Sales
MKT 325/INBUS 325 International Marketing
MKT 336 Integrated Marketing Communication
MKT 410 Strategic Marketing Cases
MKT 417 Senior Business Internship
MKT 424/MGT 424 Entrepreneurial Development
MKT 440/MGT 440 Leadership and Service Learning
Business Communications
Business Communications Program Description
Business Communications Program Outcomes
Business Communications Program Policies
Business Communications Program Requirements
Business Communications Other Options
Business Communication Course Descriptions
CM 101 Public Speaking
CM 115 Interpersonal Communication
CM 211 Intercultural Communication
CM 255 Small Group Communication
CM 260 Business and Professional Communication
CM 310 Conflict Resolution and Negotiation
CM 350 Junior Internship
CM 390 Organizational Communication
CM 401 Senior Internship
CM 402 Special Topics in Communication
Chemistry Program Description
Chemistry Program Outcomes
Chemistry Program Policies
Chemistry Program Requirements
Chemistry Other Options
Chemistry Course Descriptions
CHEM 110 Foundations of General, Organic and Biochemistry
CHEM 111 Introduction to Chemistry
CHEM 112 Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I
CHEM 115H Honors General Chemistry I
CHEM 116 General Chemistry II
CHEM 116H Honors General Chemistry II
CHEM 210 Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 211 Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 213 Electronic Literature Searching
CHEM 216 Introduction to Forensic Science
CHEM 265 Independent Laboratory Research in Chemistry
CHEM 310 Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 316 Forensic Science
CHEM 320 Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 325 Physiological Chemistry
CHEM 327 Biochemistry
CHEM 330 Advanced Organic Chemistry
CHEM 340 Medicinal and Drug Chemistry
CHEM 365 Independent Laboratory Research in Chemistry
CHEM 410 Instrumental Analysis
CHEM 427 Advanced Biochemistry
CHEM 431 Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 432 Physical Chemistry II
CHEM 450 Senior Research Capstone
CHEM 455 Senior Internship Capstone
CHEM 460 Senior Research Capstone
CHEM 460H Honors Senior Research Capstone
CHEM 465 Senior Internship Capstone
CHEM 465H Honors Senior Internship Capstone
Developmental Course Descriptions
DEVM 105# General College Mathematics
DEVR 106# College Reading and Learning Strategies
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Education Program Description
Early Childhood Education Program Outcomes
Early Childhood Education Program Policies
Early Childhood Education Program Requirements
Early Childhood Education Other Options
Elementary Education
Elementary Education Program Description
Elementary Education Program Outcomes
Elementary Education Program Policies
Elementary Education Program Requirements
Elementary Education Other Options
Middle School Education
Middle School Education Program Description
Middle School Education Program Outcomes
Middle School Education Program Policies
Middle School Education Program Requirements
English/Language Arts and Social Studies Area of Concentration
Math and Science Area of Concentration
Middle School Education Other Options
Education Course Descriptions
ED 108 Learning Experiences for Young Children
ED 220 Language Development in Young Children
ED 265 Materials for Teaching Reading
ED 266 Reading in the Content Areas I
ED 267 Reading in the Content Areas II
ED 270 Curriculum Principles and Practices
ED 271 Principles of Assessment
ED 272 Principles of Special Education
ED 318 Methods of Teaching Mathematics in Early Childhood Education
ED 319 Methods of Teaching Science in Early Childhood
ED 321 Methods of Teaching Mathematics in Elementary Education
ED 322 Methods of Teaching Science and Health
ED 330 Processes and Acquisition of Reading
ED 331 Instruction of Reading
ED 340 Methods for Teaching Social Studies: Elementary
ED 360 Methods of Teaching Science: Middle School
ED 361 Methods of Teaching Math: Middle School
ED 362 Methods of Teaching English/Language Arts
ED 363 Methods of Teaching Social Studies
ED 402 Portfolio Preparation
ED 410 Assessment for Reading Instruction
ED 435 Seminar: Issues in Education
ED 440 Internship I: Early Childhood
ED 441 Internship II: Early Childhood
ED 442 Internship I: Elementary
ED 443 Internship II: Elementary
ED 444 Internship I: Middle School
ED 445 Internship II: Middle School
Title II Reports
Single Assessment Pass-Rate
Aggregate Assessment Pass-Rate
English Language and Literature
English Program Description
English Program Outcomes
English Program Policies
English Program Requirements
Literature Track
Writing Track
English Other Options
English Course Descriptions
ENG 148 Introduction to Composition
ENG 151 Composition & Writing from Sources
ENG 152 Writing About Literature
ENG 171H Effective Writing: Honors
ENG 172H Writing Literary Interpretation
ENG 209 Research and Writing in History (Cross-Listed as HIST 209)
ENG 210 Business Writing
ENG 212 Technical Writing
ENG 215 Science Writing
ENG 220 Script Writing for Stage and Screen
ENG 221 Creative Essay Writing
ENG 222 Writing Workshop: Tutoring
ENG 223 Writing for the Web
ENG 230 Critical Approaches to Literature
ENG 231 History and Structure of the English Language
ENG 241 British Survey I: Old and Middle English Literature
ENG 242 British Survey II: Renaissance through Eighteenth Century
ENG 243 British Survey III: Nineteenth Century through Contemporary
ENG 251 American Literature I: Colonial to the Civil War
ENG 252 American Literature II: Civil War to Present
ENG 253 Journalism I
ENG 254 Journalism II
ENG 281 Topics in Literature
ENG 282 Literary Genres: Children’s Literature
ENG 286 Literary Genres: The Short Story
ENG 287 Literary Genres: Poetry
ENG 288 Literary Genres: Drama
ENG 289 Literary Genres: The Novel
ENG 290 Masterpieces of Western Literature
ENG 291 Masterpieces of Non-Western Literature
ENG 300 Reading Lists
ENG 303 News and Feature Writing
ENG 304 Magazine Writing and Publishing
ENG 305 Journalism Practicum
ENG 314 Public Relations Writing
ENG 321 Topics in Creative Non-Fiction Writing
ENG 325 Creative Writing: Fiction
ENG 326 Creative Writing: Poetry
ENG 329 Argumentation and Rhetoric
ENG 343 Period Studies in British Literature
ENG 353 Period Studies in American Literature
ENG 360 Shakespeare
ENG 361 Major Figures in British Literature
ENG 371 Major Figures in American Literature
ENG 381 Themes in Literature
ENG 385 Literary Genres: Special Topics
ENG 400 Seminar in Literature
ENG 420 Internship
Film, Video, & Theatre
Film, Video, & Theatre Program Description
Film, Video, & Theatre Program Outcomes
Film, Video, & Theatre Program Policies
Film, Video, & Theatre Program Requirements
Film, Video, & Theatre Other Options
Film, Video, & Theatre Course Descriptions
FLM 108 Introduction to Film
FLM 204 History of Film
FLM 354 Film Production
FLM 355 Advanced Film Production
Film, Video and Theatre
FIVTH 231 Internship
FIVTH 312 Directing for Stage and Screen
FIVTH 320 Advanced Scriptwriting
FIVTH 335 Lighting for the Camera
FIVTH 400 Arts Management for Film, Theatre and Video
FIVTH 402 Special Project
FIVTH 410 Documentary Theory
FIVTH 450 Senior Project: Video or Film
Motion Graphics
THEA 103 Beginning Acting
THEA 121 Introduction to Theatre
THEA 202 Voice and Movement
THEA 204 Improvisational Theatre
THEA 215 Theatre Practicum: Set Design and Construction
THEA 216 Theatre Practicum: Scene Painting and Props
THEA 217 Theatre Practicum: Stage Lighting and Sound
THEA 218 Theatre Practicum: Costuming
THEA 219 Theatre Practicum: Public Relations
THEA 224 Play Performance
THEA 288 Literary Genres: Drama
THEA 301 Advanced Acting
THEA 420 History of Theatre
THEA 452 Senior Project: Theatre
VID 107 Fundamentals of Video
VID 220 Field Production and Editing-I
VID 222 Field Production and Editing-II
VID 321 Sponsored Video
VID 325 Video Production
VID 345 Non-linear Editing
Foreign Modern Languages (French, Spanish)
Foreign Modern Languages Course Descriptions
French Courses
FR 101 Elementary French I
FR 102 Elementary French II
FR 201 Intermediate French I
FR 202 Intermediate French II
Spanish Courses
SPN 101 Elementary Spanish I
SPN 102 Elementary Spanish II
SPN 201 Intermediate Spanish I
SPN 202 Intermediate Spanish II
Forensic Science
Forensic Science Option in Chemistry Program Description
Forensic Science Option in Chemistry Application Process
Forensic Science Option in Chemistry Program Requirements
Forensic Science Other Options
Other Options for Students Interested in Forensic Science
Forensic Science Course Descriptions
ART 540 Forensic Photography
FSCI 101 Survey of Forensic Science
FSCI 400 Senior Forensic Science Seminar
FSCI 655 Practicum Rotations
Geography Course Descriptions
GEO 110 Physical Geography
GEO 112 Human Geography
GEO 310 Understanding Home: the Geography of Baltimore and Maryland
Honors Course Description
HON 171 (formerly ENG 171H)
Human Services
Human Services Program Description
Human Services Program Outcomes
Human Services Program Policies
Human Services Program Requirements
Human Services Other Options
Human Services Course Descriptions
HSR 101 Invitation to Family Studies
HSR 201 Introduction to Human Services
HSR 220 Diversity in Life Styles
HSR 230 Personal and Family Budgeting and Investing
HSR 235 Aging
HSR 250 Topics in Human Services
HSR 270 Addictions
HSR 275 Services for Children and Youth
HSR 315/515 Group Process and Practice
HSR 340/540 Delivery of Human Services
HSR 360 Counseling Strategies for Individuals
HSR 370 Ethics in Addictions Counseling
HSR 371 Assessment and Treatment of Addictions
HSR 380 Internship in Human Services
HSR 430 Family Dynamics and Interventions
HSR 440 Practicum in Human Services
HSR 441 Seminar in Human Services
Information Systems
Business Information Systems Program Description
Business Information Systems Program Outcomes
Business Information Systems Program Policies
Business Information Systems Program Requirements
Business Information Systems Other Options
Computer Information Systems Program Description
Computer Information Systems Program Outcomes
Computer Information Systems Program Policies
Software Design Track
Network Design Track
Computer Forensics Track
Computer Simulation and Game Design Track
Computer Information Systems Program Requirements
Computer Information Systems Other Options
Information Systems Course Descriptions
IS 124 Introduction to Computer Graphics
IS 134 MS Windows and Office Applications
IS 135 Advanced MS Office Applications
IS 140 Information Systems Architecture and Design
IS 150 Relational Database Design & SQL with MS Access
IS 170 Systems Development with UML
IS 214 Technology in Education
IS 224 Computer Graphics Practicum
IS 231 Network Technologies
IS 232 TCP and IP Communication Protocols for Windows and UNIX
IS 235 Advanced Windows Server Architecture & Administration
IS 240 Programming Concepts With Visual Basic.Net
IS 241 C# Object Oriented Programming
IS 252 Advanced SQL Query Design with Oracle & SQL Server
IS 260 Presentation Theory and Application
IS 270 Digital Image Design for Game Developers
IS 280 Data Management
IS 300 Emerging Technologies For Schools
IS 331 CISCO TCP and IP Routing
IS 332 High Speed Broadband Networks
IS 333 Sun Microsystems UNIX Server Architecture and Administration
IS 334 Telecommunications Systems
IS 335 Wireless LANS and Mobile Communication Systems
IS 343 Web Architecture & Design Technologies
IS 345 Java Programming
IS 346 ASP.Net & Coldfusion Dynamic Web Application Design
IS 348 Visual Basic.Net Business Applications
IS 349 Designing Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures
IS 371 Game Design Principles
IS 372 3D Modeling and Animation Techniques
IS 373 Game Audio Integration
IS 380 Information Security for the Organization
IS 385 Management of Business Networks
IS 386 E-Commerce Solutions
IS 387 Wireless Technology Solutions for the Office
IS 391 Incident Response and Investigation Methods
IS 392 Information Systems Forensics Internals—Auditing
IS 393 Forensic Evidence Collection Tools and Techniques
IS 431 Exchange Server & Messaging Systems
IS 432 Network Security—Hacking Countermeasures— Firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems
IS 443 XML E-Business Applications
IS 444 Wireless Application Development
IS 453 Multimedia Flash Programming
IS 480 Technology Law
IS 481 Project & Knowledge Management
IS 491 Hacking Attacks, Trace back and Counter Measures
Interdisciplinary Studies
Interdisciplinary Studies Program Description
Interdisciplinary Studies Program Outcomes
Interdisciplinary Studies Program Policies
Interdisciplinary Studies Program Requirements
Interdisciplinary Studies Other Options
Interdisciplinary Studies Course Descriptions
INDSC 224 Introduction to Research Methods
INDSC 310 The Beatles: A Musical and Cultural Event
INDSC 320 Internship
INDSC 350 Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies
INDSC 450 Senior Project: Seminar in Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Medical Technology
Medical Technology Program Description
Medical Technology Program Outcomes
Medical Technology Program Policies
Medical Technology Program Requirements
Medical Technology Other Options
Medical Technology Course Descriptions
MT 210 Principles of Laboratory Science
MT 310 Hematology I
MT 320 Urinalysis and Body Fluids
MT 335 Clinical Laboratory Management
MT 338 Molecular and Immunologic Diagnostics
MT 400 Senior Medical Technology Seminar
MT 405 Transfusion Medicine
MT 410 Hematology II
MT 420 Clinical Microbiology
MT 425 Clinical Biochemistry
MT 431, MT 432, MT 433, MT 434 Clinical Laboratory Practicum
MT 435 Management Practicum
Music Course Descriptions
MUS 102 Chorus
MUS 105 Orchestra
MUS 201 Introduction to Music in History
MUS 310 Musical Thought: Sound and Ideas
MUS 320 Topics in Musical Traditions
Nursing Program Description
Nursing Program For Full-time Students
Nursing Program for Part-time Students
RN to BS Option
Nursing Resource Center
Nursing Division Statement of Purpose
Nursing Program Outcomes
Nursing Program Policies
Clinical Requirements
Nursing Program Requirements Full Time
Nursing Program Requirements Part Time
Nursing Other Options
Nursing Course Descriptions
NURS 110 Introduction to Professional Nursing
NURS 111 Communication and the Nursing Process
NURS 201 Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice-I
NURS 202 Physical Assessment
NURS 203 Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice-II
NURS 240 Nutrition
NURS 302 Pharmacology in Nursing
NURS 304 Research Process in Professional Nursing
NURS 306 Medical - Surgical Nursing
NURS 307 Psychiatric Nursing
NURS 308 Care of the Childbearing Family
NURS 309 Care of Children and Families
NURS 310 Introduction to Clinical Nursing
NURS 311 Communication and Professional Nursing
NURS 315 Information Technology in Nursing and Healthcare
NURS 329 Pathophysiology
NURS 330 Health Assessment
NURS 336 Medical/Surgical Nursing
NURS 337 Psychiatric Nursing
NURS 338 Care of Childbearing Families
NURS 340 Introduction to Nursing Research
NURS 402 Perspectives of Nursing within the Health Care Environment
NURS 405 Vulnerable Populations in the Community
NURS 406 The Gerontological Client in the Community
NURS 407 Complex Medical - Surgical Nursing
NURS 440 Leadership Practicum in Contemporary Nursing Practice
NURS 451 Evidence Based Nursing Practice
NURS 453 Professionalism in Nursing
NURS 460 Healthy Aging and Gerontological Nursing
NURS 462 Care of Vulnerable Populations/Community
NURS 464 Nursing Care of Children and Families
NURS 470 Complex Medical/Surgical Nursing
NURS 475 Leadership Practicum
Paralegal Studies
Paralegal Studies Program Description
Paralegal Studies Program Outcomes
Paralegal Studies Program Policies
Paralegal Studies Program Requirements
Paralegal Studies Other Options
Pre-Law Option
Paralegal Studies Course Descriptions
LAW 102 Introduction to Legal Studies
LAW 112 Torts
LAW 114 Estates and Trusts
LAW 120 Contract Law
LAW 125 Legal Research and Writing I
LAW 130 Business Organizations Law
LAW 204 Constitutional Law
LAW 206 Law in Maryland
LAW 208 Business Law
LAW 210 Legal Research and Writing II
LAW 215 Criminal Law
LAW 216 Civil Litigation and Pleading
LAW 223 Real Estate Transactions
LAW 225 A Internship: Part I
LAW 225 B Internship: Part II
LAW 256 Domestic Relations
LAW 259 Children and Family Law
LAW 260 Juvenile Justice
LAW 300 Elderlaw
LAW 302 LSAT Review
LAW 305 Special Topics in Law
LAW 308 Business Law and Legal Responsibilities I
LAW 309 Business Law and Legal Responsibilities II
LAW 312 Advanced Business Organizations
LAW 315 Advanced Estate Administration
LAW 320 Bankruptcy Law
LAW 322 Criminal Investigation
LAW 325 Employment Law
LAW 330 Advanced Estate Planning
LAW 335 Intellectual Property Law
LAW 340 Income Taxation
LAW 345 Sports Law
LAW 351 Problems in Litigation
LAW 352 Litigation Technologies
LAW 361 Immigration Law
LAW 365 Health Care Law
LAW 375 Environmental Law
LAW 380 Mediation and Negotiation
LAW 390 Law Clinic
LAW 404 Advanced Constitutional Law
LAW 410 Securities Law
LAW 415 Financial Institutions and Banking Law
LAW 423 Advanced Real Estate
LAW 440 Independent Legal Study
LAW 450 Administrative and Government Law
LAW 480 Senior Seminar
Philosophy Course Descriptions
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 104 Logic
PHIL 215 Ethics
PHIL 220 Applied Philosophy and Community Service
PHIL 320 Aesthetics
PHIL 360 Philosophical Topics
PHIL 370 Philosophical Figures
PHIL 375 Self and Other
PHIL 415 Professional Ethics
PHIL 416 Business Ethics
PHIL 420 Philosophy of Education
Physical Education
Physics and Physical Science
Physics and Physical Science Program Policies
Physics and Physical Science Other Options
Physics and Physical Science Course Descriptions
PHSCI 110 Foundations of Physics
PHSCI 151 Principles of Earth and Field Science
PHSCI 207 Astronomy
PHSCI 210 Environmental Geology I
PHYS 215 General Physics I with Calculus
PHYS 216 General Physics II with Calculus
Political Science
Political Science Course Descriptions
POSCI 102 American Government: Political Institutions and Procedures
Pre-Professional Studies
Psychology Program Description
Psychology Program Outcomes
Psychology Program Policies
Psychology Program Requirements
Psychology Other Options
Psychology Course Descriptions
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology
PSY 108 Human Growth and Development
PSY 200 Professional Development in Psychology
PSY 206 Child Development
PSY 208 Human Sexuality
PSY 215 Psychopathology
PSY 221 Infant and Child Socioemotional Development
PSY 230 Counseling Skills
PSY 251 Topics in Psychology
PSY 270 Research Methods and Data Analysis I
PSY 303 Social Psychology
PSY 309 Field Placement
PSY 315 Child Psychopathology
PSY 325 Personality Psychology
PSY 330 Educational Psychology
PSY 343 Research Methods and Data Analysis II
PSY 350 Advanced Topics in Psychology
PSY 365 Learning Theories and Their Applications
PSY 370 Biological Psychology
PSY 380 Tests and Measurement
PSY 390 Advanced Research Methods
PSY 410 Counseling Theories
PSY 420 History and Systems of Psychology
PSY 450 Advanced Field Placement
Public History
Public History Program Description
Public History Program Outcomes
Public History Program Policies
Public History Program Requirements
Public History Other Options
Public History Course Descriptions
HIST 100 History Forum
HIST 105 World History I
HIST 106 World History II
HIST 109 The United States: Colonial America to 1877
HIST 110 The United States: 1877 to Present
HIST 208 Introduction to Public History
HIST 209 Research and Writing in History
HIST 210 African American History
HIST 220 American History and Community Service
HIST 225 American Legal History
HIST 230 American Women’s History
HIST 238 History of Baltimore
HIST 300 The United States Since 1945
HIST 306 History of the Family
HIST 311 Topics in General History
HIST 312 Topics in Public History
HIST 314 Revolutionary America
HIST 317 The Western Intellectual Tradition
HIST 330 Robbers, Radicals, and Reformers: US, 1877-1920
HIST 331 American Material Culture
HIST 336 The American Civil War
HIST 337 The United States: The Sixties
HIST 339 The United States Since 1970
HIST 350 Independent Study
HIST 410 The Great Historians
HIST 411 Senior Seminar
HIST 450 Public History Internship
Religion Course Descriptions
REL 116 Survey of the New Testament
REL 202 World Religions
REL 275 Topics in Religion
REL 302 Comparative Religious Thought
REL 303 Contemporary Religion in America
REL 305 Topics in Third World Religions
REL 310 Jesus of Nazareth
REL 405 Seminar in Western Religions
REL 410 Seminar in Eastern Religions
Sociology Course Descriptions
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 102 Contemporary Social Problems
SOC 203 Sociology of Minority Groups
SOC 206 Sociology of Women
SOC 207 Organizations, Work, and Society
SOC 260 American Popular Culture
SOC 304 Topics in Sociology
Visual Communication Design
Visual Communication Design Program Description
Visual Communication Design Program Outcomes
Visual Communication Design Program Policies
Art Standard
Visual Communication Design Program Requirements
Visual Communication Design Other Options
Visual Communication Design Course Descriptions
Art Courses
ART 101 Art and Design Seminar
ART 105 Art History Survey
ART 110 Fundamentals of Design I
ART 113 Fundamentals of Design II
ART 116 Drawing I
ART 117 Drawing II
ART 215 Painting I
ART 216 Painting II
ART 217 Figure Drawing
ART 219 Printmaking
ART 241 Creative Development in Young Children
ART 242 Creative Development in Elementary Education
ART 250 Topics in Alternative Fine Art Processes
ART 256 Commercial & Industrial Scriptwriting
ART 305 Topics in Art History
ART 365 Art Studio: Independent Study
ART 390 Internship I
ART 465 Art Studio: Independent Study
ART 490 Internship II
Motion Graphics Courses
MOGR 231 Concepts of Motion
MOGR 331 Intermediate Motion Graphics
MOGR 431 Advanced Motion Graphics and Effects
MOGR 480 Design Studio Special Topics
Photography Courses
PHOTO 140 Photography
PHOTO 240 Intermediate Photography
PHOTO 250 Alternative Photographic Processes
PHOTO 260 Digital Photography
PHOTO 340 Advanced Photography
PHOTO 480 Design Studio Special Topics
Visual Communication Design Courses
VCD 206 Fundamentals of Typography
VCD 220 Design Theory I: Communicating Concepts
VCD 221 Design Theory II: Type and Image
VCD 224 History of Design
VCD 270 Introduction to Corporate Communication Design
VCD 306 Web Design I
VCD 308 Web Design II
VCD 320 Design Theory III: Client and Audience
VCD 321 Design Theory IV: Media and Message
VCD 325 Typography and Publications
VCD 356 Video Exploration
VCD 370 The Relationship of Design and Business
VCD 430 Digital Media/Advanced Web Design and Production
VCD 440 Designing for a Target Market
VCD 480 Design Studio Special Topics
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