Timeroom: January 2020

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Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 520 (1ON) - Literature and the History of Ideas: Dystopian and Post Apocalyptic Fiction

Lit and the History of Ideas

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 30057
Our survey of short stories and novellas spans historical periods and national literatures. Together these stories offer a context for literary terms, subgenres, and historical contexts, as well as diverse opportunities for close-reading. Writing assignments (blog posts and a range of analytical and creative writing options) will enable further investigations of these perennial and new classics.
Section Comments: Full title: Lit & History of Ideas: Dystopian & Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Humanities(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Stephanie Harzewski
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 703T (01) - Travel Writing

Travel Writing

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - Study Away (12/27/2019 - 01/20/2020)
Class Size:   17  
CRN: 30101
Special Fees: $870.00
A workshop devoted to reading and writing and writing narratives of place. Travel writing requires the author to research and reflect, exploring both the external--the place--and the internal--the author's experience. Students write multiple travel pieces and read widely essays of place by writers such as John Steinbeck, Joan Didion, Pico Iyer and Eliza Griswold. Permission of instructor required. Prereq: ENGL 501, ENGL 621 or ENGL 623.
Section Comments: London Travel Writing Study Abroad Program. January term course taught abroad. Travel dates: January 3-18, 2020. Students must apply through the Global Education Center/ INT'L Scholars Office.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Co-Requisite: INCO 589
Equivalent(s): ENGL 703
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Study Away
Instructors: Susan Hertz
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/20/2020 Hours Arranged ABROAD TBA
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 720 (01) - Journalism Internship

Journalism Internship

Credits: 1.0 to 16.0
Term: January 2020 - Full Term (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 30136
Students intending to pursue careers in journalism spend a semester working full or part time, reporting and writing, editing or producing content for a news organization. Pre-req: ENGL 621 with a B or better, ENGL 631 and permission of the ENGL 631 instructor.
Dean’s approval required.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Tom Haines
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Earth Sciences

ESCI 405 (1ON) - Global Environmental Change

Global Environmental Change

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 30031
Special Fees: $20.00
Human activity rivals nature as an agent of change in the global environment. Explores evidence of environmental degradation in Earth's crust, hydrosphere, and atmosphere; considers prospects for future sustainable human health, diversity, and economic development. Problem solving through critical analysis of environmental variables. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): EOS 405
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: John Slater
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Health & Human Services > Exercise Science

EXSC 607 (01) - Biology of Aging

Biology of Aging

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 30141
Biological mechanisms of the aging process, with special emphasis on human aging; changes due to chronic disease.
Equivalent(s): KIN 607
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Summer Cook
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts > Geography

GEOG 574 (1ON) - Geography of Landforms

Geography of Landforms

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 30049
Explores the geography of earth's major landforms and the geographic factors that influence their development, distribution, and morphology. Topics include mountain building, river systems, desert migration and expansion, glacial and periglacial environments, shoreline evolution, and how these processes interact to form surface features that are unique to their geographic environment. Students analyze geographic information in class and in the field using air photos, topographic maps, and spatial data.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Alvin Maingi Solomon
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE

HDFS 553 (1ON) - Personal and Family Finance for Family Life Professionals

Personal & Family Finance

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 30059
This course focuses on applied financial management emphasizing teaching financial issues to a variety of audiences. Topics include savings, credit, insurance and retirement, and programs and resources available to facilitate financial education.
Equivalent(s): FS 553
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Suzann Knight
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE

HDFS 746 (1ON) - Human Sexuality

Human Sexuality

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 30036
This course addresses the biological, psychological, and cultural aspects of human sexuality and gender across the lifespan. Opinions, attitudes, and values affecting societal responses to sexual issues are explored in relation to scientific research and theory. Students will be better prepared to deal with sexual issues in their personal and professional lives.
Equivalent(s): FS 746
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Erin Sharp
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts > History

HIST 422 (1ON) - World History in the Modern Era

World History in Modern Era

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 30143
Emergence of major global human interactions due to the growth of major civilizations. The global context for the rise of the modern West. The rise and decline of Western global domination and the emergence of new states and changing societies throughout the world. Course meets the History major requirement for Group III.
Equivalent(s): HIST 422H
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Funso Afolayan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Liberal Arts > History

HIST 435 (1ON) - Origins of European Society

Origins of European Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: January 2020 - January Term - online (12/27/2019 - 01/18/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 30081
This course traces the contours of human experience in what has come to be called "Western Civilization," from its beginnings in the ancient Near East, Greece, and Rome, to the dawn of the modern global world in sixteenth-century Europe. Although topics will vary by instructor, all sections examine the myriad forms of social, political, religious, military, and economic organization that emerged in this rich tradition, Course meets the History major requirements for Group II.
Equivalent(s): HIST 435H, HIST 435W
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: David Bachrach
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2019 1/18/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE