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 Locationsort ascending Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4196 Interdisciplinary Readings: Critical Thinking in a Democratic Society Online
Rodney Dieser
Professional Fields Spring 2021 TECH 2119
01
Computer Applications in Technology Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Staff TBD
Professional Fields Fall 2021 ENGLISH 6286
60
Studies in English Education: A Teacher's History of English Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Erika Bass
Social Sciences Open CAP 3121 Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online
Deanne Gute
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 1021
02
Humanities I: The Ancient, Classical and Medieval Worlds Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 1021
03
Humanities I: The Ancient, Classical and Medieval Worlds Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Fall 2021 RELS 3110
02
Perspectives on Death and Dying Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Francis Degnin
Humanities Spring 2021 RELS 1020
07
Religions of the World Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Robert Steed
Professional Fields Spring 2021 BUSINESS 3070
60
Topics: Selling with Social Media Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Martin Hansen
Social Sciences Spring 2021 SOC 1060
01
Social Problems Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Todd Mensink
Professional Fields Fall 2021 TECH 2119
01
Computer Applications in Technology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Ali Kashef
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 1013
02
Life: The Natural World - Lab Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kimberly Cline-Brown
Humanities Summer 2021 HUM 1023
61
Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online Jun 7, 2021 Jul 2, 2021
Jeffery Byrd
Social Sciences Spring 2021 PSYCH 2002
81
Professional Preparation in Psychology Online Jan 25, 2021 Mar 16, 2021
Kimberly MacLin
Professional Fields Summer 2021 GERO 3161/5161
60
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online May 10, 2021 Jun 4, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
Social Sciences Spring 2021 ECON 1021
40DJ
Decision Analytics Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Alicia Rosburg
Humanities Summer 2021 RELS 3110
60
Perspectives on Death and Dying Online Jun 7, 2021 Jul 30, 2021
Francis Degnin
Professional Fields Fall 2021 SW 4164
02
Human Behavior and the Social Environment Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Laura Praglin
Humanities Spring 2021 CAP 3148
01
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Siegrun Wildner
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 LITED 1044 Children's Literature Online
Timothy Weih
Professional Fields Spring 2021 ELEMECML 4150
40DJ
Elementary Curriculum Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Mason Kuhn
Professional Fields Fall 2021 FAM SERV 1010
05
Human Identity and Relationships Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Stacy Wilson
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 1023
40DJ
Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Emily Machen

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