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

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BLS distribution areasort descending Academic term Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 COMM 3000/5000
01
Selected Topics in Communication: Inclusive Leadership for the Workplace Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
C. Kyle Rudick
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
Communications and Arts Open MUS THEO 1100 Introduction to Music Theory UNI
Heather Peyton
Communications and Arts Summer 2020 MUSIC 1100
60
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online May 11, 2020 Jun 5, 2020
Michelle Swanson
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 1005 College Writing and Research Online
William Koch
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 MUSIC 1100
11
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Diane Vallentine
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 MUSIC 1100
12
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Diane Vallentine
Communications and Arts Summer 2020 COMM 1000
60
Oral Communication Online Jun 8, 2020 Jul 31, 2020
Danielle McGeough
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 THEATRE 1002
06
The Theatrical Arts and Society Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Stephen Taft
Communications and Arts Summer 2020 MUSIC 1100
80
Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online Jun 8, 2020 Jul 2, 2020
Michelle Swanson
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 COMM 1000
13
Oral Communication Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Kathryn Golsan
Communications and Arts Fall 2020 ENGLISH 1005
12
College Writing and Research Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Jacqueline Gruenwald
Humanities Fall 2020 HUM 3127
01
Middle East Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Gülsüm Küçüksari
Humanities Summer 2020 HUM 3128
60
Africa Online May 11, 2020 Jun 5, 2020
Mark Grey
Humanities Fall 2020 ARTHIST 1111
01
Survey of Art History I Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 20, 2020
Charles Adelman
Humanities Fall 2020 RELS 1020
09
Religions of the World Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Martha Reineke
Humanities Summer 2020 HUM 1023
60
Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online Jun 8, 2020 Jul 2, 2020
Emily Machen
Humanities Fall 2020 ARTHIST 4020
01
Ancient Greek Art Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 20, 2020
Charles Adelman
Humanities Fall 2020 ARTHIST 4322/5322
01
History of Photography Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 25, 2020
Jeffrey Byrd
Humanities Summer 2020 CAP 3148
01
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online May 11, 2020 Jun 5, 2020
Jerome Soneson
Humanities Summer 2020 ENGLISH 3148
01
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online May 11, 2020 Jun 5, 2020
Jerome Soneson
Humanities Summer 2020 ENGLISH 5190
60
Seminar in Literature: Diverse Learners and Multicultural Literature Online Jun 8, 2020 Jul 2, 2020
Julie Husband
Humanities Fall 2020 HUM 3127
02
Middle East Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 20, 2020
Ken Atkinson
Humanities Fall 2020 HIST 1120
01
U.S. History since 1877 Online Aug 17, 2020 Nov 20, 2020
Wallace Hettle

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