Courses that apply to the Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) degree

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BLS distribution area Academic termsort descending Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Professional Fields Open PEMES 4186 Ethical Issues in Sport and Physical Activity Online
James Hall
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4186/5186 Studies in Career Development Online
Donna Vinton
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1520 Data Structures Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open SW 4171/5171 Addictions Treatment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1410 Computer Organization Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open SW 4164 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1510 Introduction to Computing Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open SW 1041 Social Welfare: A World View Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Fall 2021 EDLEAD 6260
60
Power, Politics & Ethics for International Educators Online Oct 18, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Hayes
Social Sciences Fall 2021 CRIM 2025
02
Criminology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Gayle Rhineberger
Professional Fields Fall 2021 TECH 2119
01
Computer Applications in Technology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Ali Kashef
Social Sciences Fall 2021 GEOG 1110
04
60
World Geography Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Bingqing Liang
Social Sciences Fall 2021 CAP 3121
02
Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Deanne Gute
Humanities Fall 2021 RELS 1020
10
Religions of the World Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Robert Steed
Communications and Arts Fall 2021 COMM 1000
13
Oral Communication Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kathryn Golsan
Social Sciences Fall 2021 CAP 3121
01
Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Gary Gute
Professional Fields Fall 2021 TECH 3148
01
Machine Design Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Nageswara Posinasetti
Social Sciences Fall 2021 GEOG 1110
04
60
World Geography Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Bingqing Liang
Professional Fields Fall 2021 MGMT 3100
06
Legal and Social Environment of Business Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Teresa Rastede
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 1012
01
Life: The Natural World Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Stephen O'Kane
Professional Fields Fall 2021 ENGLISH 6286
60
Studies in English Education: A Teacher's History of English Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Erika Bass
Humanities Fall 2021 PHIL 3110
02
Perspectives on Death and Dying Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Francis Degnin
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 1014
04
Life: Continuity and Change Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kimberly Cline-Brown
Humanities Fall 2021 HUM 3128
02
Africa Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
John Owusu
Communications and Arts Fall 2021 ENGLISH 1005
02
College Writing and Research Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Jacqueline Gruenwald

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