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 descending Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Communications and Arts Open MUS THEO 1100 Introduction to Music Theory UNI
Heather Peyton
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 3102
NE
Anatomy & Physiology II (Laboratory) UNI Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Sheree Harper
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 3102
NF
Anatomy & Physiology II (Laboratory) UNI Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Mary McDade
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 3102
NG
Anatomy & Physiology II (Laboratory) UNI Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Mary McDade
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NG
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Sheree Harper
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NH
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Mary McDade
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NI
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Mary McDade
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 BIOL 3101
NJ
Anatomy and Physiology I [Laboratory] UNI Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Sheree Harper
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Summer 2021 MATH 4133/5133
62
Workshop: Making Sense of Number, Algebra, and Functions 9-12 Multi-site Location Jun 7, 2021 Dec 31, 2021
Vicki Oleson
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Summer 2021 MATH 4133/5133
63
Workshop: Making Sense of Geometry and Measurement 9-12 Multi-site Location Jul 26, 2021 May 31, 2022
Vicki Oleson
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Summer 2021 BIOL 3102
60
Anatomy & Physiology II (Lecture) Off Campus-Study Abroad Jun 7, 2021 Jul 2, 2021
Mary McDade
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Summer 2021 BIOL 3102
6A
Anatomy & Physiology II (Laboratory) Off Campus-Study Abroad Jun 7, 2021 Jul 2, 2021
Sheree Harper
Professional Fields Spring 2021 FAM SERV 1020
04
Family Relationships Off Campus-Other Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Nathan Taylor
Professional Fields Spring 2021 ACCT 2120
06
Principles of Financial Accounting Online Jan 25, 2021 Apr 30, 2021
Huishan Wan
Humanities Fall 2021 HIST 4140/5140
01
Civil War and Reconstruction Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Wallace Hettle
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4159/5159 Methods for Career and Technical Education Online
Jennifer Anderson
Humanities Summer 2021 HUM 3127
60
Middle East Online Jun 7, 2021 Jul 2, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Spring 2021 HUM 3123
03
Latin America Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Fernando Calderon
Professional Fields Spring 2021 KAHHS 1020
81
Dimensions of Well-Being: Fitness and You Online Jan 25, 2021 Mar 16, 2021
Mauricio Nunez
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 EARTHSCI 1200
03
Elements of Weather Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Xinhua Shen
Professional Fields Spring 2021 GERO 3161/5161
40DJ
Families, Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Online Nov 30, 2020 Jan 22, 2021
Elaine Eshbaugh
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Spring 2021 BIOL 3101
01
Anatomy and Physiology I Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Mary McDade
Social Sciences Fall 2021 SOC 1000
08
Introduction to Sociology Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Ruth Chananie
Communications and Arts Spring 2021 COMM 3000
60
Selected Topics in Communication: Inclusive Leadership for the Workplace Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
C. Kyle Rudick
Professional Fields Spring 2021 SW 4171/5171
01
Addictions Treatment Online Jan 25, 2021 May 7, 2021
Laura Parker

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