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NOTE: Each cluster requires a minumum of 12 credits unless otherwise noted.



Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Biology

Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Chemistry

Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Earth and Environmental Sciences

Interdepartmental

Music and Sound

Mechanical Engineering

Mathematics

Physics and Astronomy

Public Health

Philosophy

Statistics

Sustainability



Sonic Arts and Technology (N4AME001)

This cluster gives students exposure to the fundamentals and practice of audio recording, sound design, and computer creation and manipulation of sound and music.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: AME


Choose three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
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AUDIO MUSIC AND ENGINEERING
Fall 2012

THE ART & TECHNOLOGY OF RECORDING
Fall 2012

CRITICAL LISTENING FOR AUDIO PRODUCTION
Fall 2012

SOUND DESIGN
Fall 2012

AUDIO FOR VISUAL MEDIA
Spring 2015

INTERACTIVE MUSIC PROGRAMMING
Fall 2014


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Perception and Development (N1BCS005)

An introduction to perception, cognition, their development, and their underlying brain mechanisms.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATNS OF BEHAV

FOUNDATIONS OF COG. SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


Choose both of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
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PERCEPTION & ACTION

DEVELOPMENT OF MIND & BRAIN


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Neuropsychology (N1BCS009)

An introduction to the biological mechanisms that underlie behavior with special emphasis on abnormal behavior.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
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NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY

BIOLOGY OF MENTAL DISORDERS


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Mind and Brain (N1BCS001)

A general introduction to perception, cognition, learning, memory, and development, considering both the nature of these processes and the brain mechanisms that underlie them. Due to overlap restrictions, this cluster is not available to Psychology majors.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
FOUNDATIONS OF COG SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


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Course Number
Course Title
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PERCEPTION & ACTION

LANGUAGE & PSYCHOLINGUISTICS

COGNITION

ANIMAL MINDS

AUDITORY PERCEPTION

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY

NEUROETHOLOGY

SOCIAL COGNITION
Fall 2013


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Language and Cognition (N1BCS002)

An introduction to the mental processes involved in human language and cognition.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Choose two or three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
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LANGUAGE & PSYCHOLINGUISTICS

COGNITION

DEVELOPMENT OF MIND & BRAIN

ANIMAL MINDS

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT

LANGUAGE USE & UNDERSTANDING

SIGNED LANGUAGE STRUCTURE

LANGUAGE AND THE BRAIN

SOCIAL COGNITION
Fall 2013


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
FOUNDATIONS OF COG SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


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Language and Cognitive Development (N1BCS006)

An introduction to the development of language and cognition and their underlying biological mechanisms.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
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NEURAL FOUNDATNS OF BEHAV

DEVELOPMENT OF MIND & BRAIN

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT


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The Senses (N1BCS003)

An introduction to the human senses, particularly vision and hearing, covering both the basic sensory processes and higher-level perceptual ones.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAV

PERCEPTION & ACTION


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Course Number
Course Title
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THE INTELLIGENT EYE

AUDITORY PERCEPTION

VISION AND THE EYE

SENSORY & MOTOR NEUROSCIENCE

THEORY OF PERCEPTION
Fall 2014


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Biology and Behavior (N1BCS007)

An introduction to animal behavior and its underlying biological and evolutionary mechanisms.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


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Course Number
Course Title
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NEURAL FOUNDATNS OF BEHAV

ANIMAL MINDS

NEUROETHOLOGY

ANIMAL BEHAVIOR


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Mind, Brain, and Development (N1BCS004)

An introduction to the brain and cognitive processes, with a special emphasis on their development. Due to overlap restrictions, this cluster is not available to Psychology majors.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATNS OF BEHAV

DEVELOPMENT OF MIND & BRAIN


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
FOUNDATIONS OF COG SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


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Neurobiology (N1BCS008)

An introduction to the biology of the brain and the neural mechanisms underlying behavior.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BCS


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Course Number
Course Title
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PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
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BASIC NEUROBIOLOGY


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Course Number
Course Title
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AUDITORY PERCEPTION

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY

NEUROCHEMICAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR

NEUROETHOLOGY

SENSORY & MOTOR NEUROSCIENCE

BIOLOGY OF MENTAL DISORDERS

NEUROECONOMICS
Fall 2014

DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROBIOLOGY


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Understanding the Biological World (N1BIO003)

Specifically targets humanities and social science majors with no pre-med interests who would like to develop a "working knowledge"of biology.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BIO


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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GENES, GERMS AND GENOMES
Fall 2011


You may choose 4 credits from this and one other group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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NATURAL HISTORY (2 cr.)
Fall 2014
Fall 2015

NATURAL HISTORY (4 cr.)
Fall 2016

NATURAL HISTORY RESEARCH (2 cr.)
Fall 2015
Fall 2015


Or choose 4 credits from this and one other group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION (4 cr.)


Or choose 4 credits from this and one other group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DARWIN & DARWINISM (4 cr.) - offered every other year
Fall 2015

DARWIN & RELIGION (4 cr.) - offered every other year
Fall 2016


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Biological Principles (N1BIO002)

These courses provide students with an overview of the principles of biology.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BIO


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GENES, GERMS & GENOMICS: AN INTRO. TO MODERN BIOLOGY
Fall 2011

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I [NOTE: AP score of 4 or 5 required]


Students planning to take BIO 190 or 198 should take 110 or 112 from above group:


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY II

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES II [NOTE: AP score of 4 or 5 required]

INTRO TO ORGANISMAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY
Spring 2016


Also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION & HUMAN SOCIETY

ETHICS & SCIENCE OF STEM CELLS
Fall 2011
Fall 2012

GENETICS & THE HUMAN GENOME

PRINCIPLES OF GENETICS

LECTURES IN PHYSIOLOGY
Fall 2014

MAMMALIAN ANATOMY
Fall 2011

MAMMALIAN PHYSIOLOGY

MAMMALIAN ANATOMY
Spring 2014

ANIMAL BEHAVIOR

ECOLOGY

TREE OF LIFE
Spring 2013


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Biomedical Engineering (N4BME001)

Biomedical engineering combines the disciplines of engineering, design, and biological sciences to study, detect, measure, and ultimately improve the performance of human or animal bodies. This cluster will expose the students to the principal driving forces involved in understanding the functions of the human body or its parts. Note: this cluster requires 13 credits.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: BME


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO BIOMED ENGINEERING

FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOMECHANICS

BIOMECHANICS LAB (1 credit)


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS III

CALCULUS IIA


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Green Engineering (N4CHE001)

This cluster exposes students to topics related to the analysis of contemporary environmental issues and the role of chemical engineers in addressing these concerns.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHE


Choose 12 credits from the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEMICAL PROCESS ANALYSIS

GREEN ENERGY

FLUID DYNAMICS

HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER

FUEL CELLS (2 credits)

SOLAR CELLS
Fall 2015

BIOFUELS
Fall 2015

SUSTAINABLE CHEMICAL PROCESSES

PROCESSING MICROELECTRONIC DEVICES (2 credits)

INDEPENDENT STUDY (with fac. approval)


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Chemistry and the Physical World (N1CHM002)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to chemistry and concludes the sequence with a broad overview of physics.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
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THE SOLAR SYSTEM

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE

NATURE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF THE MULTIVERSE

QUANTUM REALITY
Spring 2015


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Chemistry and Life Science (N1CHM003)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to chemistry and concludes the sequence with a general course in biology.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GENES, GERMS & GENOMICS: AN INTRO TO MODERN BIOLOGY
Fall 2011

ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION & HUMAN SOCIETY

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

PERSPECTIVES IN BIOLOGY I


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Chemistry and Reason (N1CHM006)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to chemistry and concludes the sequence with a formal approach to reasoning presented in a philosophy course.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


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Course Number
Course Title
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CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


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Course Number
Course Title
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Valid Through
REASON AND ARGUMENT

INTRODUCTORY LOGIC

SCIENCE AND REASON

PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE


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Chemistry and the Environment (N1CHM004)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to chemistry and concludes the sequence with a general survey course in geology.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


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Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


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Course Number
Course Title
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INTRO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

ENERGY AND SOCIETY

ENVIRONMENTAL GEOCHEMISTRY
Fall 2012

ATMOSPHERIC GEOCHEMISTRY

ENERGY AND SOCIETY
Fall 2012


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Chemistry and the History of Science (N1CHM005)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to chemistry and concludes the sequence with a social science perspective of the impact of science on humanity.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
HISTORY OF TECHNOLOGY
Fall 2013

HISTORICAL ORIGINS OF MODERN ASTRONOMY
Fall 2013
Fall 2013

HEALTH, MEDICINE & SOCIAL REFORM
Fall 2013

CHANGING CONCEPTS OF HEALTH & ILLNESS
Fall 2013

INTERNATIONAL & GLOBAL HEALTH
Fall 2013

HEALTH MEDICINE & SOC REFORM
Spring 2013

CHANGING CONCEPTS OF HEALTH & ILLNESS
Spring 2013

HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL & GLOBAL HEALTH
Spring 2013


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Chemical Sciences (N1CHM001)

This cluster provides a comprehensive introduction to the chemical sciences and includes both lecture material and laboratory experience. The cluster is then completed with an additional course in an advanced area of chemistry chosen by the student.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CHM


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2013

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
Fall 2012


Note: If you choose an Organic Chemistry course (CHM 171Q-172Q or CHM 203-204) then you must also complete the corresponding laboratory course.:


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II

FRESHMAN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2014

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II
Spring 2013


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II

INORGANIC CHEMISTRY


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Business Computing (N1CSC002)

This cluster appears as N4CSC002 effective with the Fall 2009 semester.Introduction to software packages, computing, and computerized business systems analysis. The mixture of programming skills, information systems and powerful analysis packages like EXCEL is a strong foundation for serious applications.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2009

Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO COMPUTERS

ISSUES IN COMPUTING: E-COMMERCE
Fall 2005
Fall 2006


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE ART OF PROGRAMMING
Fall 2009

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
Spring 2008

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
FDN OF MGMT INFO SYSTEMS

DATABASE MANAGEMENT
Fall 2005


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Management of Data (N4CSC016)

Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the Spring 2013 semester may complete it. Computer programming and software packages, with an emphasis on the application of databases and information systems to problems in business and commerce.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2013

Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE ART OF PROGRAMMING

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE SCIENCE OF DATA STRUCTURES


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
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MANAGEMENT INFO. SYSTEMS

DATA MANAGEMENT

INTRO. TO DATABASE SYSTEMS
Spring 2011

INTRO. TO DATABASE SYSTEMS
Spring 2012


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Computing for the Social Sciences (N1CSC010)

This cluster appears as N4CSC010 effective with the Fall 2009 semester.This cluster introduces students to powerful software packages and fundamentals of computer programming. There is special emphasis on computation done in the context of the social scienes.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2009

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. TO COMPUTERS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE ART OF PROGRAMMING
Fall 2009

INTRO. COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
Spring 2009

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
APPLIED DATA ANALYSIS

POLITICAL INQUIRY

APPLIED STAT FOR SOCIAL SCI I

APPLIED STT-BIO PHY SCI I

ELEMENTS PROB & MATH STAT


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Algorithms (N1CSC011)

This cluster appears as N4CSC001 effective with the Fall 2009 semester.Emphasizes algorithmic thought, use of data structures, and the design and analysis of efficient algorithms.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2009

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DATA STRUCTURES

DESIGN & ANAL. EFFIC. ALGORITHMS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

COMPUTATION & FORMAL SYSTEMS


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Web Development (N4CSC017)

This cluster gives students more depth into client side/back end web development, languages and current techniques. (NOTE: Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the spring '16 semester may complete it.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Fall 2016

Or choose both of the following:


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
WEB PROGRAMMING


Choose both of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE ART OF PROGRAMMING

THE ART OF DATA STRUCTURES


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Computing for the Social Sciences (N4CSC010)

This cluster introduces students to powerful software packages and fundamentals of computer programming. There is special emphasis on computation done in the context of the social sciences.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
TECHNICAL LITERACY

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT

SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS OF COMPUTING
Spring 2012
Spring 2016


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. PROGRAMMING

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
Fall 2011
Spring 2016

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING
Spring 2016


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COMPUTATIONAL INTRO TO STATISTICS
Spring 2015

ECONOMIC STATISTICS

APPLIED DATA ANALYSIS

POLITICAL INQUIRY

INTRO TO STAT METHODS FOR PSYCH

APPLIED STAT FOR SOCIAL SCI I

APPLIED STT-BIO PHY SCI I

ELEMENTS OF PROBABILITY AND MATH STATISTICS


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Computational Problem Solving (N4CSC015)

An introduction to problem solving through creative thinking, programming, and logic. Suitable for students in a wide variety of disciplines.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Choose three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING COMPUTING
Fall 2011
Spring 2016

INTRO PROGRAMMING

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
Fall 2011
Spring 2016

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING
Spring 2016

CREATIVE COMPUTING
Fall 2011
Spring 2016

CREATIVE COMPUTING

INTRODUCTORY LOGIC


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Web Design (N4CSC018)

This cluster will provide basic web design skills, teaching fundamentals of good web design.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Choose three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO PROGRAMMING

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING
Spring 2016

ADVANCED FRONT END WEB DESIGN


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Foundations of Computer Science (N1CSC001)

This cluster appears as N4CSC001 effective with the Fall 2009 semester. This is the main course sequence leading into the Computer Science majors and minor. It provides a thorough overview of foundational computer science techniques and issues. (Prerequisite: none, but those with no computer experience may consider taking CSC 108: INTRO TO COMPUTERS before starting this sequence.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2009

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

DATA STRUCTURES

COMPUTATION & FORMAL SYSTEMS


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Foundations of Computer Science (N4CSC001)

This is the main course sequence leading into the B.S. in Computer Science. It provides a thorough overview of foundational computer science techniques and issues. (NOTE: Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the spring '16 semester may complete it.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Fall 2016

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

THE SCIENCE OF DATA STRUCTURES

COMPUTATION & FORMAL SYSTEMS


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Computer Systems (N1CSC004)

This cluster appears as N4CSC004 effective with the Fall 2009 semester.Covers the internal organization of computers and its relation to recent computer hardware developments as well as to classical topics in computer software such as compilers and operating systems. (Prerequisite: familiarity with a high-level language like C or Pascal equivalent to CSC 171: COMPUTER PROGRAMMING.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2009

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DATA STRUCTURES

COMPUTER ORGANIZATION


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

COMPUTATION & FORMAL SYSTEMS


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Business Computing (N4CSC002)

Introduction to software packages, computing, and computerized business systems analysis. The mixture of programming skills, information systems and powerful analysis packages like EXCEL is a strong foundation for serious application.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO PROGRAMMING


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
TECHNICAL LITERACY
Fall 2011

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
Fall 2011


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ECONOMIC STATISTICS

INTRO TO FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS


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Computer Systems (N4CSC004)

Covers the internal organization of computers and the relation to recent computer hardware developments, as well as to classical topics in computer software such as compilers and operation systems. (NOTE: Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the spring 2016 semester may complete it.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Fall 2016

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DATA STRUCTURES

COMPUTER ORGANIZATION


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

COMPUTATION & FORMAL SYSTEMS


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Graphics Programming (N4CSC009)

This cluster introduces students to the use of computers in visual art and design.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO PROGRAMMING


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
TECHNICAL LITERACY

WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
Fall 2011


Also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
RECREATIONAL GRAPHICS

COMPUTER GAME PROGRAMMING


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Algorithms (N4CSC011)

Emphasizes algorithmic thought, use of data structures, and the design and analysis of efficient algorithms. (NOTE: Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the spring '16 semester may complete it.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Fall 2016

Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DISCRETE MATH

CALCULUS II

HONORS CALCULUS II


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING COMPUTING
Fall 2011

THE ART OF PROGRAMMING
Fall 2011

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CRYPTOGRAPHY
Fall 2011

DESIGN & ANAL. OF EFFIC. ALGORITHMS


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Human Computer Interaction (N4CSC013)

This cluster teaches necessary programming and design for good user interfaces in modern technology. (NOTE: Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the spring '16 semester may complete it.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Fall 2016

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION


Choose both of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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THE ART OF PROGRAMMING

THE ART OF DATA STRUCTURES


Or choose both of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

THE SCIENCE OF DATA STRUCTURES


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Computer Graphics (N4CSC014)

Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the Spring 2013 semester may complete it. Teaches the use of modern computational systems as a tool for creative artistic expression. Focuses on 3D computer graphics and animation technique. Suitable for students with an interest in creating animated video or interactive digital media (computer games).


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: CSC


Expires: Spring 2013

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
Fall 2009


Choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
RECREATIONAL GRAPHICS I

RECREATIONAL GRAPHICS II
Spring 2010
Spring 2011

CONSOLE GAME PROGRAMMING
Spring 2010

VIDEO GAME PROGRAMMING
Fall 2011


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Electronics and Programming for Music (N4ECE001)

This cluster provides an introduction to the basics of computer programming and electronics, with applications to embedded systems and media.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ECE


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO ECE

INTRO TO DIGITAL MUSIC


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO SIGNALS & CIRCUITS

LOGIC DESIGN

CIRCUITS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING COMPUTING

THE ART OF PROGRAMMING
Fall 2009
Spring 2015

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

INTRO TO COMPUTRS & PROGRAMNG


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Earth and Planetary Sciences (N1EES002)

In this cluster students will become familiar with the history of the Earth, the processes that govern the patterns of that history and the relationship of our planet to the larger environment of the solar system. (Note: EES 201 is a prerequisite for EES 204.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE SOLAR SYSTEM

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE

INTRODUCTION TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

METEORITES AND IMPACTS
Fall 2011

GEOHAZARDS & THEIR MITIGATION


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MINERALOGY

STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY


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Life through Time (N1EES005)

This cluster will introduce students to the geological record of life on Earth and also explain the environmental processes that sustain life and the biotic processes that affect the environment.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

PRINCIPLES OF PALEONTOLOGY


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NATURAL HISTORY

ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION & HUMAN SOCIETY

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY II

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES II

INTRO TO ORGANISMAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY

VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY


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Earth Resources (N1EES003)

Energy sources, their use and availability and the origin and mode of occurrence of minerals in the earth. (Note: EES 101 is a prerequisite for EES 204.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENERGY & MINERAL RESOURCES

ENERGY & SOCIETY
Fall 2012

ENERGY RESOURCES
Spring 2012


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MINERALOGY

STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY


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Global Environmental Change (N1EES007)

This cluster examines the factors that shape the record of past environments. The current features and processes of the environment will be used to understand the past and predict the future.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE


Choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

INTRO. PHYSICAL GEOLOGY
Fall 2011

ENERGY AND SOCIETY

EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH

ATMOSPHERIC GEOCHEMISTRY
Fall 2011
Spring 2013

ENERGY AND SOCIETY
Fall 2011


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Earth and the Environment (N1EES004)

This cluster is an introduction to the basic geological and chemical processes that govern earth systems dynamics. There is a general introduction to geological and environmental sciences, with additional focus on interactions between earth surface and atmosphere.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

INTRO TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE


Choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH

GEOHAZARDS & THEIR MITIGATION

PHYSICAL HYDROLOGY
Fall 2011

ATMOSPHERIC GEOCHEMISTRY
Fall 2011
Spring 2013


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Impacts and Mass Extinctions (N1EES008)

Only students who have completed at least one course in this cluster by the end of the Spring 2013 semester may complete it. Although it is a central tenet of geology that studying the present can be used to interpret the record of the past, some catastrophic events have no analog in the present workings of the environment. Two classes of such events are meteorite impacts and mass extinctions.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Expires: Spring 2013

Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. TO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY

METEORITES AND IMPACTS

EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH


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Earth through Time (N1EES001)

This cluster is a general introduction to the earth and environmental sciences. (Note: EES 201 is a prerequisite for EES 203 and 204.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: EES


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

INTRO. TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

METEORITES & IMPACT CRATERS
Fall 2011

STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

PHYSICAL SEDIMENTOLOGY

MINERALOGY

GEOHAZARDS & THEIR MITIGATION


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Musical Sound -- Science and Synthesis (N4INT002)

Introduction to the physical basis of musical sound, the technology of music and basic music theory.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose two or three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ACOUSTICS

INTRO TO DIGITAL MUSIC

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ELEMENTS OF MUSIC

INTRO TO MUSIC THEORY

THEORY I


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Modern Technology (N4INT001)

Modern technology uses changing forces, currents, light, and materials. Find how technology uses these primary concepts to solve important practical problems.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA


Also either choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO EE

ENGINEERING MECHANICS I

INTRODUCTION TO OPTICS


Or choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GLOBAL WARMING

AIR POLLTN: ENGINEERNG PERSCT

CHIPS DIPS & AIR BAGS


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Origins (N1INT004)

These courses explore our understanding of the origins of the Universe, the Milky Way galaxy, the chemical elements, the Sun and Solar System, the Earth, its oceans, continents and atmosphere, life, and human kind. Important background material will be covered in class.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
BLACK HOLES TIME WARPS...

THE SOLAR SYSTEM

INTRO TO THE MILKYWAY GALAXY

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE
Spring 2010

INTRO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY


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The Science of Light and Sound (N1INT005)

Physics of Music deals with sound waves, and Optics deals with light waves. The two kinds of waves have interesting similarities and differences. Students will learn about the sources, propagation and the perception of light and sound waves by living systems.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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PERCEPTION & ACTION

INTRODUCTION TO OPTICS

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


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Mechanics (N4INT006)

The essence of the mechanical universe: forces, structures transmitting forces, and motion.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING MECHANICS I


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MECHANICS

MECHANICS (HONORS)


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011


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Energy and Power (N4INT007)

What are energy and power? How are they produced, transmitted, and possibly wasted?


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Note: Four courses (sixteen credits) required.:


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THERMODYNAMICS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GENERAL PHYSICS I

MECHANICS

MECHANICS (HONORS)


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS II

CALCULUS IIA

CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012


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General Science (N1INT010)

This Cluster is intended for students who had intended to major in a natural science or engineering field. Students with a continuing interest in one of these fields should consider a Cluster from that field.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose two courses from any one group and one course from any other group. (Reminder: One cannot receive credit for both the Quest and non-Quest version of the same course.):


Chemistry group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT II


Biology group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY II

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES II

INTRO TO ORGANISMAL EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY
Spring 2016


Physics group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GENERAL PHYSICS I

GENERAL PHYSICS II

MECHANICS

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM

MECHANICS (HONORS)

ELECTR & MAGNETISM (HONORS)


Math group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS WITH FOUNDATIONS I

CALCULUS I

CALCULUS I

CALCULUS II

CALCULUS III

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012

HONORS CALCULUS I


Hajim School group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING COMPUTING
Spring 2011

THE ART OF PROGRAMMING

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

INTRO TO BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

GREEN ENGINEERING

INTRO TO DIGITAL MUSIC

ENGINEERING OF BRIDGES

INTRO TO OPTICS

VIDEO GAME PROGRAMMING
Fall 2011

LOUDSPEAKER DESIGN
Fall 2010

INTRO TO ECE


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Introduction to Physical Science (N1INT003)

The utility of the scientific method is demonstrated across three fields of physical science. This cluster is for the student with little or no science background.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose three courses (no more than one from each of the following groups):


Astronomy group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
BLACK HOLES TIME WARPS...

THE SOLAR SYSTEM

INTRO TO THE MILKYWAY GALAXY

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE
Spring 2010


Chemistry group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I


Optics group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRODUCTION TO OPTICS


Physics group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NATURE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF THE MULTIVERSE
Fall 2009

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


Earth and Environmental Sciences group:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

INTRO TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

METEORITES AND MASS EXTINCTIONS

EVOLUTION OF THE EARTH


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Life on Earth -- Biology, Earth and Env. Science (N1INT015)

This cluster will introduce major themes in biology, physics, geology,environmental science and planetary science bearing on life on earth. The graduate will gain the scientific foundation needed to make informed personal and political decisions concerning complex issues facing the world in the future, including those associated with global climate change, ecosystem modification, and the need for sustainable energy resources.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose at least one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
GENES, GERMS & GENOMICS: AN INTRO TO MODERN BIOLOGY
Fall 2011

ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION & HUMAN SOCIETY

DARWIN AND DARWINISM
Fall 2015

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY II

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES II


Choose at least one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO. TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

INTRO. TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

PRPINCIPLES OF PALEONTOLOGY

ENERGY & SOCIETY
Fall 2011

PLANETARY SCIENCE: GEOLOGIC EVOLUTION

ENVIRONMENTAL DECISIONS


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE

NATURE OF THE PHYSICAL WORLD
Spring 2015

VISIONS OF THE MULTIVERSE
Fall 2009
Spring 2015


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The Scientific Method (N1INT013)

An exmination of the scientific method aimed at providing a basic understanding of science and the scientific progress. The courses will address the larger view of science by exploring what constitutes a scientific theory and by examining the writings of scientists and their humanist contemporaries about the world view that science provides. The process of discovery will be used to teach the basic principles of science and the scientific method.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
SCIENCE AND REASON

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NATURE OF PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF MULTIVERSE
Fall 2009


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Math and Statistics for the Social Sciences (N1INT014)

This cluster provides a solid foundation in calculus and statistics for students interested in the social sciences. The normal math course to take would be MTH 141 or MTH 161. The other options are for students who have AP credits for MTH 161. All students should be aware of the following: No more than one course in a cluster may be used toward a major or minor being used to fulfill a divisional requirement.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: INT


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

QUEST CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012

ORD DIFFERENTAIL EQUATIONS I
Fall 2013

MULTIDIMENSIONAL CALCULUS

LINEAR ALG WITH DIFF EQUATIONS

HONORS CALCULUS I


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
APPL STAT FOR SOCIAL SCI

ELEMENTS OF PROB & MATH STAT


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS

ECONOMETRICS

APPLIED DATA ANALYSIS

INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY

FORMAL MODELS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

STRATEGY AND POLITICS

GAME THEORY


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Music Cognition for Musicians (N1MAS001)

This cluster is designed for music majors or minors who have already taken MUR 110/111. Students will learn basic principles of cognition and the auditory system, then use this knowledge to explore how music is perceived and remembered.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MAS


Choose two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
AUDITORY PERCEPTION

MUSIC AND THE MIND

COMPUTATIONAL MODELS OF MUSIC


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR

FOUNDATIONS OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


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Music Cognition (N1MAS002)

This cluster provides an introduction to cognitive science through the window of music perception. Students will learn fundamentals of musical structure and basic principles of cognition, then use this knowledge to explore how music is perceived and remembered.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MAS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MUSIC AND THE MIND


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR

FOUNDATIONS OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


Choose four credits of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ELEMENTS OF MUSIC

INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC THEORY

THEORY I

MODEL COMPOSITION (MUST BE TAKEN WITH TH 161)

AURAL SKILLS (MUST BE TAKEN WITH TH 101)


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Music and Language for Musicians (N1MAS003)

This cluster is designed for music majors or minors who have already taken MUR 110/111 or equivalent. It explores the structural relations between music, cognition and language systems.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MAS


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MUSIC AND THE MIND


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
LANGUAGE AND PSYCHOLINGUISTICS

LANGUAGE USE AND UNDERSTANDING

LANGUAGE AND THE BRAIN

INTRODUCTION TO LINGUISTIC ANALYSIS


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
NEURAL FOUNDATIONS OF BEHAVIOR

FOUNDATIONS OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE

COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Spring 2012


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Force and Motion (N4ME001)

How do mechanical forces transmit and cause motion of things small and large?


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ME


Note: Four courses (sixteen credits) or five courses (twenty credits) required.:


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING MECHANICS I

ENGINEERING MECHANICS II


Choose this sequence:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS II

CALCULUS III


or this sequence:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IA

CALCULUS IIA


or this sequence:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
QUEST CALCULUS IA

CALCULUS IIA


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Engineering Design (N4ME002)

The process of design as found in biological structures (human or animal bodies) or man-made structures, the software used in man-made design, and the basic principles of structural analysis applicable to large or small structures.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ME


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO CAD AND DRAWING

ENGINEERING MECHANICS I


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
THE ENGINEERING OF BRIDGES
Fall 2010

LIFES DEVCS
Fall 2009


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Engineering and Technology in Antiquity (N4ME005)

An exploration of basic mechanics and optics through a study of engineering and technology in antiquity.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ME


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ENGINEERING IN ANTIQUITY

MECHANICS AND OPTICS IN ANTIQUITY

BUILDING ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY


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Biomechanics (N4ME004)

Biological structures (such as human and animal bodies, plants, etc.) are made so as to transmit forces, motion, and power. This cluster examines the principles of biomechanics, emphasizing the principles of design in the efficient function of animals and plants, and the application of these principles.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ME


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO BIOMED ENGINEERING

THE ENGINEERING OF BRIDGES
Fall 2010

ENGINEERING MECHANICS I


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

BIOLOGY PERSPECTIVES I

CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I


This cluster requires four courses (sixteen credits).:


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Design with Materials (N4ME003)

Engineering design uses solids, fluids, or gases for the transmission of forces and power. Find out how materials are chosen, and why, to fit specific design requirements.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: ME


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

THE ENGINEERING OF BRIDGES
Fall 2010

INTRO TO CAD AND DRAWING (2 cr.)

INTRO TO MATERIALS SCIENCE


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Honors Calculus (N1MTH001)

An honors sequence covering the fundamental concepts of calculus.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Choose two or three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IIA

QUEST CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012

ORD. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Fall 2013

MULTIDIMENSIONAL CALCULUS

LINEAR ALG W/DIFFRNTL EQUATN

HONORS CALCULUS I

HONORS CALCULUS II

HONORS CALCULUS III

HONORS CALCULUS IV


You may choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IA
Spring 2016

CALCULUS IA


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Calculus and Mathematics (N1MTH002)

A three-semester calculus sequence covering techniques and applications of differentiation and integration, Taylor series, and other standard topics through partial derivatives.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Choose two or three of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
EXCURSIONS IN MATH

CALCULUS II

CALCULUS III


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS
Fall 2011


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Analysis and Calculus (N1MTH003)

This cluster covers, at a faster pace, the material in the calculus cluster. In addition, a semester of differential equations or a semester of multidimensional analysis is required.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IIA

CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

MULTIDIMENSIONAL CALCULUS


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ORD. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Fall 2013

LINEAR ALG W/DIFFRNTL EQUATN


Reminder: You cannot earn credit for both MTH 161: CALCULUS IA and MTH 161Q: QUEST CALCULUS IA.:


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Calculus and Probability (N1MTH004)

A cluster covering the fundamental concepts of calculus and probability.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
INTRO TO PROBABILITY


Choose one or two of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012

MULTIDIMENSIONAL CALCULUS


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ORD. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Fall 2013

LINEAR ALG W/DIFFRNTL EQUATN


Reminder: You cannot earn credits for both the Quest and non-Quest versions of the same course.:


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Advanced Mathematics (N1MTH005)

A cluster covering the fundamental concepts of calculus together with one semester of more advanced material.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Choose at least one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS

TRANSITION TO HIGHER MATH

INTRO TO STOCHASTIC PROCESSE

OPERATIONS RESEARCH I

INTRO TO FINANCIAL MATHEMTCS

FRACTALS& COMPUTER GRAPHICS

MTH MODELING IN POLITCL SCI

INTRO MATH MOD-LIFE SCIENCE

NUMBER THEORY W/APPLICATIONS

INTRODUCTION TO CRYPTOGRAPHY

LINEAR ALGEBRA

INTRO TO ALGEBRA I

INTRO TO ALGEBRA II

COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS

INTRO TO TOPOLOGY

SET THEORY AND LOGIC

GRAPH THEORY

INTRO TO GEOMETRY

DIFF. GEOMETRY I

ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

FUNCTIONS OF A REAL VARIABLE I

REAL ANALYSIS II

NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

INTRO TO FOURIER ANALYSIS

INTRO TO COMPLEX VAR WITH AP

METHODS OF APPLIED MATH

HISTORY OF MATHEMATICS


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012

MULTIDIMENSIONAL CALCULUS


You may also choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
ORD. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Fall 2013

LINEAR ALG W/DIFFRNTL EQUATN


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Mathematical Modeling for the Social Sciences (N1MTH007)

A cluster for students interested in learning how mathematics is used for modeling in the social sciences.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
EXCURSIONS IN MATH

FOUNDATIONS OF CALCULUS
Fall 2016

CALCULUS WITH FOUNDATIONS I
Fall 2015

CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

HONORS CALCULUS I


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
Valid Through
MTH MODELING IN POLITCL SCI


Choose one of the following:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS

THEORIES OF INTERNAT RELATNS

INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY

FORMAL MODELS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

GAME THEORY


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Introduction to Calculus and Contemporary Mathemat (N1MTH006)

The first two courses in the cluster integrate precalculus mathematics with an introduction to the differential calculus. The third course covers either the integral calculus or contemporary mathematics. This cluster is designed for students who lack the mathematics skills needed to perform successfully in the standard calculus courses.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


Required:
Course Number
Course Title
Valid Start
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FOUNDATIONS OF CALCULUS
Fall 2016

CALCULUS WITH FOUNDATIONS I
Fall 2015

CALCULUS I

CALCULUS I
Spring 2015


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EXCURSIONS IN MATH

CALCULUS II


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Math and Statistics (N1MTH008)

This cluster provides a solid foundation in calculus and statistics. The normal track would be MTH 161-162 and the statistics course, or MTH 141-142 and the statistics course. (Students who have AP credit for MTH 161 might consider N1MTH001, which is the only cluster that permits AP credit.)


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: MTH


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APPLIED STT FOR SOCIAL SCI I

APPLIED STT BIO PHY SCI I

ELEMENTS PROB & MATH STATS


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CALCULUS I

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS
Fall 2011


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CALCULUS II

CALCULUS IIA

QUEST CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012


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ORD. DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
Fall 2013

LINEAR ALG W/DIFFRNTL EQUATN


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EXCURSIONS IN MATH

MTH MODELING IN POLITCL SCI

INTRO MATH MOD-LIFE SCIENCE


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Quantitative Physics (N1PAS004)

An overview of physics that uses mathematics, including calculus, so that quantitative calculations can be performed.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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ELEMENTARY ASTRONOMY

ELEMENTARY ASTROPHYSICS

GENERAL PHYSICS I

GENERAL PHYSICS II

MECHANICS

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM

MODERN PHYSICS

MECHANICS (HONORS)

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM

MODERN PHYSICS


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CALCULUS I

CALCULUS II

CALCULUS III

CALCULUS IA

QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

CALCULUS IIA

QUEST CALCULUS IIA
Spring 2012


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CHEM CONCPTS SYST PRACT I

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


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Honors Physics (Quest) (N1PAS005)

An overview of Physics that uses mathematics, including calculus, so that quantitative calculations can be performed.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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QUEST CALCULUS IA
Fall 2011

MECHANCIS (HONORS)

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM

MODERN PHYSICS

QUANTUM MECHANICS OF PHYSICAL SYSTEMS


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Physics in Seafaring (N1PAS006)

This cluster focuses on the nature of forces affecting or employed by a ship on the high seas.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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SHIP SYSTEMS II


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GENERAL PHYSICS I

GENERAL PHYSICS II

MECHANICS

ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM

MECHANICS (HONORS)

ELECTRICITY & MAGN (HONORS)


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An Introduction to the Physical World (N1PAS002)

This is an introductory cluster designed especially for students in the humanities and other non-scientific fields who are interested in learning something about the physical world. Substantial use will be made of demonstrations. No background knowledge is required and the material will be presented with very little mathematics.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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PHYSICS OF MUSIC


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NATURE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF MULTIVERSE

UNCERTAINTY & CHANCE IN PHY
Spring 2015

QUANTUM REALITY
Fall 2014


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BLACK HOLES TIME WARPS...

THE SOLAR SYSTEM

INTRO TO THE MILKYWAY GALAXY

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE


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Science and Technology by Inquiry (N1PAS007)

The courses in this cluster will explore what constitutes a scientific theory by providing students with the opportunity to engage in scientific hypothesis testing in the laboratory. This cluster will also expose the students to the design process, specifically the process of determining constraints and optimization of a design.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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NATURE OF THE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF MULTIVERSE

PHYSICS OF MUSIC


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THE ENGINEERING OF BRIDGES
Fall 2010


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Science -- Discovery, History and Methodology (N1PAS001)

An examination of scientific discoveries in physics and astronomy from the scientist's point of view and compared to the understanding of science and the scientific process from other disciplines. No background knowledge is required and the material will be presented with very little mathematics.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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HISTORICAL ORIGINS OF MODERN ASTRONOMY
Fall 2013
Fall 2013

SCIENCE AND REASON


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THE SOLAR SYSTEM

INTRO TO THE MILKYWAY GALAXY

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE
Spring 2010


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NATURE OF THE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF MULTIVERSE

UNCERTAINTY & CHANCE IN PHYSICS
Spring 2015

QUANTUM REALITY
Fall 2014


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The Nature of the Universe (N1PAS003)

An overview of the study of the Universe. Emphasis is given to the important concepts with a minimal amount of mathematics.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PAS


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THE SOLAR SYSTEM

INTRO TO THE MILKYWAY GALAXY

THE COSMIC ORIGINS OF LIFE


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NATURE PHYSICAL WORLD

VISIONS OF MULTIVERSE

PHYSICS OF MUSIC

UNCERTAINTY & CHANCE IN PHY
Spring 2015

QUANTUM REALITY
Fall 2014


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Epidemiology and Statistics (N1PH001)

An examination of the principles and skills required to assess population health.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PH


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CONCEPTS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY
Fall 2009


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MATHEMATICAL MODELING IN THE LIFE SCIENCES

APPLIED STAT. FOR BIOL. PHYSICAL SCIENCES II


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APPLIED STAT. FOR BIOL. PHYSICAL SCIENCES I

ELEMENTS PROB. & MATH. STAT.


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Logic (N1PHL001)

This cluster begins with the basic course in symbolic logic and is followed by two courses that explore theoretical questions about logic and computation and develop more advanced logical systems.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: PHL


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INTRODUCTORY LOGIC


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LOGICAL METHODS PHILOSOPHY

INTERMEDIATE LOGIC

MATHEMATICAL LOGIC


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SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING

SCIENCE OF DATA STRUCTURES

FORMAL SEMANTICS

LOGIC & SET THEORY
Spring 2017

THE INFINITIE
Spring 2017


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Probability and Statistics (N1STT002)

This cluster provides an introduction to methods and theory of probability and statistics.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: STT


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ELEMENTS OF PROBABILITY AND MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS

INTRO TO MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS


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ANALYSIS II

ANALYSIS IIA


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Applied Statistics (N1STT001)

This cluster provides an overview of applied statistics as used in various fields of science, industry and for government activity.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: STT


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APPLIED STATISTICS II

SAMPLING TECHNIQUES


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APPLIED STATISTICS FOR THE SOCIAL SCIENCES I

APPLIED STATISTICS FOR THE BIOLOGICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES I

ELEMENTS PROB & MATH STATS


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COMPUTING: INTRO TO SOFTWARE (2 credits)
Spring 2013

INTRO TO STT SOFTWARE & EXPLORATORY DATA ANALYSIS (4 credits)
Fall 2013

METHODS OF DATA ANALYSIS (2 credits)
Spring 2013


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DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS (2 credits)

APPLIED MULTIVARIATE (2 credits)


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THE ART OF PROGRAMMING

THE SCIENCE OF PROGRAMMING


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Science and Sustainability (N1SUS001)

The cluster consists of three groups of courses: group one introduces students to the natural world and the impact humans have on it; group two discusses the basic ideas of energy availability and use; group three introduces students to the social/philosophical background of sustainability.


Academic Division: Natural Sciences and Engineering
Academic Department: SUS


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NATURAL HISTORY
Fall 2016

ECOSYSTEM PRESERVATION & HUMAN SOCIETY

GREEN ENERGY

INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

INTRO. TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Spring 2012

ENERGY AND SOCIETY

GEOHAZARDS AND THEIR MITIGATION

CLIMATE CHANGE PERSPECTIVES IN CHEM. OCEANOGRAPHY

HYDROLOGY AND WATER RESOURCES


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LITERATURE & THE MODERN ENVIRONMENTAL IMAGINATION

ECOMEDIA

FOOD, MEDIA, LITERATURE

FOOD JUSTICE, URBAN FARMING, SOCIAL PRACTICE
Fall 2016

THE POLITICS OF NATURE: GENDER, RACE, AND ENVIRONMENT
Sprin 2017

HISTORY OF ENERGY RESOURCES & UTIL.
Spring 2016
Spring 2016

HISTORY OF NATURE
Fall 2013

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH POLICY
Fall 2016

CONTEMPORARY MORAL PROBLEMS

ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS
Spring 2017

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

SUSTAINABLE FOOD SYSTEMS

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW &P POLITICS
Fall 2013

GREEN MARKETS


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