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

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BLS distribution area Academic term Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Datesort descending Instructor(s)
Social Sciences Open SOC 1000 Introduction to Sociology Online
Marybeth Stalp
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4186/5186 Studies in Graduate-Level Writing Online
Deanne Gute
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 1001 Introduction to Psychology Online
Bridget Matheson
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4123 Methods of Teaching Visual and Performing Arts Integration in the Elementary Classroom Online
Denise Tallakson
Social Sciences Open CAP 3121 Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online
Deanne Gute
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
Communications and Arts Spring 2022 MUSIC 1100
03
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Jan 20, 2021 May 13, 2021
Julia Bullard
Communications and Arts Spring 2022 MUSIC 1100
11
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Jan 20, 2021 May 13, 2021
Diane Vallentine
Communications and Arts Spring 2022 MUSIC 1100
12
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Jan 20, 2021 May 13, 2021
Diane Vallentine
Professional Fields Fall 2021 FAM SERV 1020
03
Family Relationships Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Nathan Taylor
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 EARTHSCI 1210
03
60
Elements of Weather Laboratory Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Timothy Cooney
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NH
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Mary McDade
Humanities Fall 2021 HUM 3127
02
Middle East Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Fall 2021 CAP 3148
03
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Siegrun Wildner
Professional Fields Fall 2021 SCI ED 6299
61
Research Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Jesse Wilcox
Social Sciences Fall 2021 ECON 1021
05
Decision Analytics Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Alicia Rosburg
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 EARTHSCI 1210
03
60
Elements of Weather Laboratory Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Timothy Cooney
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NI
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Mary McDade
Humanities Fall 2021 HUM 3127
03
Middle East Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Fall 2021 ENGLISH 3148
03
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Siegrun Wildner
Social Sciences Fall 2021 PSYCH 2202
01/02
Developmental Psychology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 20, 2021
Dilbur Arsiwalla
Social Sciences Fall 2021 ECON 1041
06
Principles of Macroeconomics Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Ryan Rudderham
Professional Fields Fall 2021 SPED 3150
04
Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Deborah Gallagher
Humanities Fall 2021 HUM 1021
02
Humanities I: The Ancient, Classical and Medieval Worlds Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson

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