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)
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
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
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
Professional Fields Spring 2021 LITED 1044
40DJ
Children's Literature Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Taraneh Matloob Haghanikar
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 1023
40DJ
Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Emily Machen
Social Sciences Spring 2021 ANTH 3137
02
Native Central and South America Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Anne Woodrick
Social Sciences Spring 2021 PSYCH 2002
90
Professional Preparation in Psychology Online Mar 17, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kimberly MacLin
Professional Fields Spring 2021 BUSINESS 3070
01
Topics: Selling with Social Media Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Martin Hansen
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 3127
01
Middle East Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Gülsüm Küçüksari
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 1012
01
Life: The Natural World Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Stephen O'Kane
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 1013
04
Life: The Natural World - Lab Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Kimberly Cline-Brown
Professional Fields Spring 2021 MGMT 3100
05
Legal and Social Environment of Business Online Jan 25, 2021 Apr 30, 2021
George Scully
Humanities Spring 2021 CAP 3148
02
The Holocaust in Literature and Film Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Siegrun Wildner
Professional Fields Spring 2021 SPED 3150
02
Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Theresa Hirst

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