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)
Social Sciences Open SOC 1060 Social Problems Online
Marybeth Stalp
Professional Fields Open EDPSYCH 4186/5186 Studies in Forgiveness Online
Dr. Suzanne Freedman
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 2302 Psychology and Law Online
Heather Peterson
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4123 Methods of Teaching Visual and Performing Arts Integration in the Elementary Classroom Online
Denise Tallakson
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 2203 Social Psychology Online
Nicholas Schwab
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 1001 Introduction to Psychology Online
Heather Peterson
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4196 Interdisciplinary Readings: Critical Thinking in a Democratic Society Online
Rodney Dieser
Social Sciences Open CAP 3121 Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online
Deanne Gute
Humanities Spring 2021 RELS 1020
07
Religions of the World Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Robert Steed
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 1013
02
Life: The Natural World - Lab Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kimberly Cline-Brown
Social Sciences Spring 2021 ECON 1021
40DJ
Decision Analytics Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Alicia Rosburg
Humanities Spring 2021 CAP 3148
01
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Siegrun Wildner
Professional Fields Spring 2021 ELEMECML 4150
40DJ
Elementary Curriculum Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Mason Kuhn
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 1021
03
Humanities I: The Ancient, Classical and Medieval Worlds Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Social Sciences Spring 2021 SOC 1060
01
Social Problems Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Todd Mensink
Social Sciences Spring 2021 PSYCH 2002
81
Professional Preparation in Psychology Online Jan 25, 2021 Mar 16, 2021
Kimberly MacLin
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 CS 1800
01
Discrete Structures Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Aleksandar Poleksic
Professional Fields Spring 2021 CSD 3100
01
Language Acquisition in Children: Birth to 5 Years Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Lindsey Squires
Humanities Spring 2021 RELS 1020
08
Religions of the World Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Martha Reineke
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 1013
03
Life: The Natural World - Lab Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kimberly Cline-Brown
Social Sciences Spring 2021 ECON 1051
40DJ
Principles of Microeconomics Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Lisa Jepsen
Humanities Spring 2021 ENGLISH 3148
01
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Siegrun Wildner

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