Timeroom: Fall 2020

Displaying 81 - 90 of 164 Results for: Level = All Undergraduate; Attributes = All Discovery Courses,Inquiry (Discovery)
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Electrical&Comp Engineering

ECE 401 (04) - Perspectives in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Perspectives in ECE

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 11019
An introductory course for electrical and computer engineering majors that introduces incoming students to the fundamental concepts of analysis and design. Concepts are presented through an examination of real-world problems. Students are introduced to electrical and computer engineering problem solving and design through active learning techniques in lecture and in a laboratory setting. Provides a context for the electrical engineering and computer engineering curriculum and introduces the profession and activities of electrical and computer engineering. Lab.
Equivalent(s): COMP 430, EE 401
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Richard Messner
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm KING N101
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 R 3:40pm - 5:30pm KING S216
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Electrical&Comp Engineering

ECE 401 (05) - Perspectives in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Perspectives in ECE

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 11020
An introductory course for electrical and computer engineering majors that introduces incoming students to the fundamental concepts of analysis and design. Concepts are presented through an examination of real-world problems. Students are introduced to electrical and computer engineering problem solving and design through active learning techniques in lecture and in a laboratory setting. Provides a context for the electrical engineering and computer engineering curriculum and introduces the profession and activities of electrical and computer engineering. Lab.
Equivalent(s): COMP 430, EE 401
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Richard Messner
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm KING N101
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 F 3:10pm - 5:00pm KING S216

ECN 410 (M1) - History of Literary Economics

Novelists & Economists

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 12224
An examination of the contributions of fiction writers to the history of economic thought. Novels and short stories are analyzed in conjunction with studying influential and heterodox schools of economic thought. Fiction writers will vary by semester (e.g., Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Theodore Dreiser, Jack London, Ayn Rand, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Louisa May Alcott). Schools of economic thought examined include critics as well as advocates of free market capitalism. Writing intensive.
Colleges not allowed in section: Paul College of Business&Econ
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Thomas Birch
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 M 1:01pm - 3:50pm PANDRA P301
Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ > Economics

ECON 501 (01) - Business and Economic History

Business and Economic History

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 12202
This course studies the historical influence of business enterprises on the development of capitalist economies, with an emphasis on the United States. Topics include the rise of manufacturing, development of financial institutions and markets, innovation and new markets, the role of the entrepreneur, and the impact of government policy on business development. Because this is an Inquiry course, each student will pursue a major research project. Does not satisfy Economics Major or Minor requirements. DISC: HP and INQ.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery), Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Andrew Seal
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am HS G21
Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ > Economics

ECON 501 (02) - Business and Economic History

Business and Economic History

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 12206
This course studies the historical influence of business enterprises on the development of capitalist economies, with an emphasis on the United States. Topics include the rise of manufacturing, development of financial institutions and markets, innovation and new markets, the role of the entrepreneur, and the impact of government policy on business development. Because this is an Inquiry course, each student will pursue a major research project. Does not satisfy Economics Major or Minor requirements. DISC: HP and INQ.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery), Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Andrew Seal
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am HS G34
Durham   Liberal Arts > Education

EDUC 444B (01) - Public Issues, Democratic Schooling & Active Citizenship in a Global Context

Active Citizenship

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 12949
This is a first-year inquiry course intended primarily for students participating in the Common Purposes residential living program. The course offers multidisciplinary content focused on active citizenship in a pluralistic democracy. The primary organizing concept of the course is community; assignments focus on deliberative dialogue, public reasoning , collective action, and social justice. The course is taught as a seminar and includes on-campus and off-campus applied projects.
Section Comments: Open only to new freshmen in June. Continuing students who will be freshmen or sophmores in the fall may register when WEBCAT registration re-opens in mid-July.
Only listed classes in section: Freshman
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Joseph Onosko
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm MORR 204
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 405 (01) - Introduction to Linguistics

Introduction to Linguistics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11200
Overview of the study of language: universal properties of human language, Chomsky's innateness of hypothesis, language acquisition in children, dialects and language variation, language change. Includes introduction to modern grammar (phonology, syntax, semantics) and to scientific linguistic methodology. (Also offered as LING 405.)
Section Comments: Also listed as LING 405.01.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 405H, ENGL 505, ENGL 505H, LING 405, LING 405H, LING 505, LING 505H
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Sean Madigan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am HS 108
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 405 (02) - Introduction to Linguistics

Introduction to Linguistics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 11434
Overview of the study of language: universal properties of human language, Chomsky's innateness of hypothesis, language acquisition in children, dialects and language variation, language change. Includes introduction to modern grammar (phonology, syntax, semantics) and to scientific linguistic methodology. (Also offered as LING 405.)
Section Comments: Also listed as LING 405.02.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 405H, ENGL 505, ENGL 505H, LING 405, LING 405H, LING 505, LING 505H
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Sean Madigan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am HS 108
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 405 (03) - Introduction to Linguistics

Introduction to Linguistics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 15215
Overview of the study of language: universal properties of human language, Chomsky's innateness of hypothesis, language acquisition in children, dialects and language variation, language change. Includes introduction to modern grammar (phonology, syntax, semantics) and to scientific linguistic methodology. (Also offered as LING 405.)
Section Comments: Also listed as LING 405.03.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 405H, ENGL 505, ENGL 505H, LING 405, LING 405H, LING 505, LING 505H
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Sean Madigan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 1:10pm - 2:00pm HS 108
Durham   Liberal Arts > English

ENGL 419 (01) - How to Read Anything

How to Read Anything

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/14/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11393
Whether epic or tweet, song lyric or script, English 419 prepares you for close, detailed, and critical readings and for writing with clarity and precision. You?ll discover selected prose, poetry, plays and films from across the English-speaking world throughout history. Whatever your major, this course develops skills in research, writing, and critical thinking. Prerequisite (with minimum grade of C) for declaring one of the four majors or two options offered in the English Department.
Section Comments: Grade of C or better required for all English Majors.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): ENGL 419H
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/14/2020 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm HS G35