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

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BLS distribution areasort ascending Academic term Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Professional Fields Fall 2021 RELS 2110
01
Great Living Religions: Confucianism, Daoism and Zen Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Robert Steed
Professional Fields Open SW 1041 Social Welfare: A World View Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Fall 2021 SPED 3150
06
Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Deborah Gallagher
Professional Fields Fall 2021 RELS 2110
60
Great Living Religions: Confucianism, Daoism and Zen Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Robert Steed
Professional Fields Fall 2021 EDLEAD 6260
60
Power, Politics & Ethics for International Educators Online Oct 18, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Hayes
Professional Fields Open EDPSYCH 4152/5152 Development of the Middle School Aged Child Online
Dr. Suzanne Freedman
Professional Fields Summer 2021 FAM SERV 3161/5161
60
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online May 10, 2021 Jun 4, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
Professional Fields Fall 2021 FAM SERV 3161/5161
01
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
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
Professional Fields Open EDPSYCH 4186/5186 Studies in Forgiveness Online
Dr. Suzanne Freedman
Professional Fields Summer 2021 GERO 3161/5161
60
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online May 10, 2021 Jun 4, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
Professional Fields Fall 2021 GERO 3161/5161
01
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
Professional Fields Fall 2021 FAM SERV 1010
05
Human Identity and Relationships Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Stacy Wilson
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4186/5186 Studies in Graduate-Level Writing Online
Deanne Gute
Professional Fields Fall 2021 TECH 2119
01
Computer Applications in Technology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Ali Kashef
Professional Fields Fall 2021 ELEMECML 4150
60
Elementary Curriculum Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Laura Edwards
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4123 Methods of Teaching Visual and Performing Arts Integration in the Elementary Classroom Online
Denise Tallakson
Professional Fields Fall 2021 TECH 3148
01
Machine Design Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Nageswara Posinasetti
Professional Fields Fall 2021 ELEMECML 4150
61
Elementary Curriculum Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Laura Edwards
Professional Fields Summer 2021 CS ED 4330/5330
60
Methods for Teaching Computer Science Online Jun 7, 2021 Jul 30, 2021
J. Ben Schafer
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4159/5159 Foundations of Career and Technical Education Online
Jennifer Anderson
Professional Fields Fall 2021 ELEMECML 4152
60
Middle Level Curriculum Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Carolyn Weber
Professional Fields Summer 2021 CAP 3160
63
Community and Public Health Online Jul 6, 2021 Jul 30, 2021
Disa Cornish
Professional Fields Fall 2021 FAM SERV 1020
02
Family Relationships Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Meredith Smith
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4196 Interdisciplinary Readings: Critical Thinking in a Democratic Society Online
Rodney Dieser

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