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ACCT-301 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting ­standard setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement ­presentations, revenue and expense ­recognition, and accounting for current assets, and current liabilities. Prerequisite: ACCT 202 or equivalent with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 219 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 510


ACCT-302 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of the study of ­financial accounting standards with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity, and earnings per share. Prerequisite: ACCT 301 with a minimum grade of C.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 511


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature of computerized and non-computerized ­systems. Topics include income taxes, pensions and post-retirement benefits, leases, accounting changes, error analysis and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-310 INTERMED ACCOUNTING III (3)

The third course in a three-course sequence for accounting majors. A comprehensive view of financial accounting concepts and principles, an intensive look at the nature and determination of the major financial statements, and an examination of current accounting practice, theory, and literature of computerized and non-computerized ­systems. Topics include income taxes, pensions and post-retirement benefits, leases, accounting changes, error analysis and statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
HN1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 323 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 513


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

A study of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and other standards. Topics covered include professional standards, professional ethics, audit planning, internal control, audit evidence, completing the audit, audit reports and standards for different assurance and non-assurance services. Prerequisites: prior or concurrent enrollment in ACCT 302 . Acct 317 must be taken prior to Acct 401.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-401 AUDITING (3)

A study of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and other standards. Topics covered include professional standards, professional ethics, audit planning, internal control, audit evidence, completing the audit, audit reports and standards for different assurance and non-assurance services. Prerequisites: prior or concurrent enrollment in ACCT 302 . Acct 317 must be taken prior to Acct 401.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 512


ACCT-403 Advanced Financial Reporting (3)

A study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements for consolidated enterprises, fund-type accounting for governmental units and not-for-profit entities, accounting for partnerships, and accounting for multi-national enterprises. Prerequisite: ACCT 302 or equivalent with a minimum grade of B-.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 207 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 755


ACCT-406 ADVANCED TAXATION (3)

A continuation of the study of the federal income tax structure with emphasis on the taxation of business entities, including corporations, partnerships and entities taxed as partnerships and S corporations. Also introduces gift and estate taxes and income taxation of estates and trusts. Prerequisite: ACCT 405 or equivalent.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 680


ACCT-510 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (3)

A study of financial accounting standard-setting, the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, balance sheet and income statement presentations, revenue and expense recognition, and accounting for current assets and current liabilities. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 301. prerequisite: ACCT 504 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 219 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 301


ACCT-511 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 with emphasis on accounting for investments, dilutive securities, long-term liabilities, fixed assets, intangible assets, stockholders’ equity and earnings per share. Graduate equivalent of ACCT 302. prerequisite: ACCT 510 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Robert Felix

Cross Listed with ACCT 302


ACCT-512 AUDITING ACCOUNTING SYSTEM (3)

A study of generally accepted auditing standards with emphasis on professional standards, planning, internal control, audit evidence, audit sampling and standard reports for the various attestation functions. Also includes fundamental accounting systems, accounting system applications, the internal control of accounting information, the development and operation of accounting systems and methods for auditing computerized accounting systems. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-512 AUDITING ACCOUNTING SYSTEM (3)

A study of generally accepted auditing standards with emphasis on professional standards, planning, internal control, audit evidence, audit sampling and standard reports for the various attestation functions. Also includes fundamental accounting systems, accounting system applications, the internal control of accounting information, the development and operation of accounting systems and methods for auditing computerized accounting systems. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB2 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 319 Mikhail Pevzner

Cross Listed with ACCT 401


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III / ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 and ACCT 511. Topics include leases, pensions, error correction, accounting changes, accounting for income taxes, statement of cash flows and foreign currency transactions and translations. Also includes the study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, fund accounting for governmental units and other nonprofit organizations and accounting for partnerships. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent and instructor consent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 323 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-513 INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING III / ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3)

A continuation of ACCT 510 and ACCT 511. Topics include leases, pensions, error correction, accounting changes, accounting for income taxes, statement of cash flows and foreign currency transactions and translations. Also includes the study of business combinations and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, fund accounting for governmental units and other nonprofit organizations and accounting for partnerships. prerequisite: ACCT 511 or equivalent and instructor consent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB2 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 207 Gregory Gaynor

Cross Listed with ACCT 310


ACCT-655 TAX POLICY (3)

Explores the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a research paper on a topic related to tax policy.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, TAXA 655


ACCT-655 TAX POLICY (3)

Explores the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a research paper on a topic related to tax policy.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, TAXA 655


ACCT-680 TAXATION OF ENTITIES (3)

Covers federal income taxation of corporations, partnerships, estates and trusts as well as the taxation of gifts and estates. Analysis includes consideration of the sources of tax law, weight or authority, ethical issues, planning and administrative procedures. prerequisite: ACCT 405 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 205 Allen Schuldenfrei

Cross Listed with ACCT 406


ACCT-755 GOVERNMENTAL AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT ACCOUNTING (3)

An advanced study of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures of governmental units and not-for-profit organizations, emphasizing current issues, external financial reporting and the relevant authoritative accounting pronouncements. Topics include characteristics and types of not-for-profit organizations, accounting and reporting entity, fund accounting, budgetary accounts, contributions received and made, investments and the encumbrance system. prerequisite: ACCT 403 or equivalent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
BC 207 Jan Williams

Cross Listed with ACCT 403


APPL-653 CONSULTING SKILLS (3)

Focuses on the essential skills and abilities needed for successful consulting to organizations. Topics include business development, project management, cost estimation and report writing. Emphasizes learning techniques used for successful group presentations and developing skills for effective oral and written communication.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
4:35 PM-7:05 PM
AC 232 Sharon Glazer

Cross Listed with PSYC 404


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 233 John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-703 PRACTICUM IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY (3)

Experience in the application of behavioral change methods and skills in a clinical or counseling setting. The student 1) functions as a professional under the supervision and guidance of an on-site director, and 2) attends scheduled group supervision meetings on campus several times during the course of the semester. Students must complete arrangements for the experience with the practicum coordinator in the semester preceding enrollment. Lab fee may be required. A maximum of 6 credits may be applied toward the degree. Eligible for continuing studies grade. prerequisites: permission of instructor prior to registration and APPL 602, 605, 606 and 610

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 708


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 233 John Donahue

Cross Listed with APPL 703


APPL-708 INTERNSHIP IN COUNSELING (1 - 3)

Builds upon APPL 703, Practicum in Counseling, allowing students to practice and integrate counseling skills in campus or community settings. Students accrue at least 100 hours of supervised clinical experience for each credit taken. Course meets professional counselor licensure requirements for field experience in counseling. prerequisites: APPL 703 and permission of program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 213 Elaine Johnson

Cross Listed with APPL 703


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

BALTIMORE MUSIC INDUSTRY

Intensive exploration of topics in the arts of mutual interest to students and faculty. The topic of study appears under that name in the class schedule. Laboratory fee may be required. [ART]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
AC 407 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with HIST 240


ARTS-297 TOPICS IN THE ARTS I (3)

BALTIMORE MUSIC INDUSTRY

Intensive exploration of topics in the arts of mutual interest to students and faculty. The topic of study appears under that name in the class schedule. Laboratory fee may be required. [ART]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 238 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with HIST 240


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 5/26/2015 - 7/20/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 236 Sandra Acquah

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 5/26/2015 - 7/20/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 236 Sandra Acquah

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 234 Sandra Acquah

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 234 Sandra Acquah

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 404 Elka Porter

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
AC 404 Elka Porter

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
005 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 404 Elena Bernick

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
006 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 404 Elena Bernick

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Wolf Pecher

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


BIOL-121 FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY WITH LAB (4)

Introduction to the diversity of life on Earth. Cell structure, reproduction and chemistry are discussed. Provides an overview of the evolution, physiology and ecology of animals, plants and microbial life, including the impact of human behavior on ecosystems. The laboratory component of the course focuses on the design, practice and reporting of science. Laboratory exercises and experiments include an introduction to light microscopy; cell division; genetics; cellular respiration; photosynthesis; environmental science; and the examination of bacterial, botanical and zoological specimens. Laboratory fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 404 Wolf Pecher

Cross Listed with BIOL 121


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

CROSS GENRE ADAPTATIONS

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
LAP 304 Jonathan Shorr

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ZOMBIES

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 308 Arnold Blumberg

Cross Listed with ENGL 333


CMAT-369 DIGITAL VIDEO (3)

The use of portable video equipment for producing location and small-studio nonbroadcast presentations and the planning and management of industrial video facilities. The production context is emphasized with special attention given to public-access cable, corporate and institutional uses of video. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 602


CMAT-457 ADVANCED PRINT DESIGN (3)

An advanced design course emphasizing the integration of typography and images in a series of projects of moderate and increasing complexity. Building on the foundation learned in CMAT 357, this course will focus on critical thinking and execution of ideas for a variety of audiences. Prerequisite: CMAT 357. Laboratory Fee.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with PBDS 615


CMAT-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNICATIONS (3)

20 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE

Intensive exploration of communication-related topics that are of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study appears in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required. prerequisite: determined by topic

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 TBA Room TBD Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with PBDS 753


CMAT-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNICATIONS (3)

DESIGNING TYPE

Intensive exploration of communication-related topics that are of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study appears in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Laboratory fee required. prerequisite: determined by topic

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with PBDS 751


CNCM-620 SPECIAL TOPICS: (3)

SUSTAINBILITY & DIVERSITY

Explores topics in the field of negotiations and conflict management. Topics vary according to student interest and faculty member specialization. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs. prerequisites (if any): to be determined by instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
085 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015   Room TBD Darien Ripple

Cross Listed with HIST 497, PHIL 497


CNCM-620 SPECIAL TOPICS: (3)

WOMEN AND WAR

Explores topics in the field of negotiations and conflict management. Topics vary according to student interest and faculty member specialization. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs. prerequisites (if any): to be determined by instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5W1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 WEB Room TBD Carla Barqueiro

Cross Listed with GVPP 497


CNCM-790 INTERNSHIP (3)

Gives students a clinical, hands-on experience to support both their classroom learning and their career goals. Provides the opportunity to use and further develop applied conflict management skills, apply theory and research skills to the practice environment and network with conflict management professionals. Eligible for continuing studies (CS) grade; otherwise grading is pass/fail. prerequisite: completion of a minimum of 30 credits required for degree program

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with GAHS 760


COSC-430 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies, associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. prerequisite : none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with FSCS 601


CRJU-398 BEST PRACTICES FOR VICTIM SERVICES (3)

Introduces the emerging field of victim services in context with the underlying legal structure of victims' rights. The system of victim services both within the criminal justice system and through other allied professions are examined. Best practices in victim assistance programs -from law enforcement through the courts and corrections systems to financial remedies, community-based advocacy, and treatment and support services -are also reviewes. prerequiste: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 305 Debra Stanley

Cross Listed with CRJU 704


CRJU-464 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ISSUES (3)

DIALOGUE WITH A VICTIM

An examination of a selected topic or issue, such as women and criminal justice, private security, cirminal justice legislation, or ethical issues. The topic studied will appear in the Schedule of Classes. CRJU 464 may be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Prerequisite: CRJU 301 Social Justice in the Urban Community

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y2 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 227 Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 705


CRJU-703 SEMINAR IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS- BIG DATA

Seminar devoted to a particular topic related to research, theory and/or applications in criminal justice. Sample topics include qualitative research in criminal justice, community crime prevention and juvenile justice history. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. no prerequisite unless listed in schedule of classes

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, HSMG 711, PUAD 805


CRJU-703 SEMINAR IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS- BIG DATA

Seminar devoted to a particular topic related to research, theory and/or applications in criminal justice. Sample topics include qualitative research in criminal justice, community crime prevention and juvenile justice history. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. no prerequisite unless listed in schedule of classes

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, HSMG 711, PUAD 805


CRJU-703 SEMINAR IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE (3)

GIS AND MAP THINKING

Seminar devoted to a particular topic related to research, theory and/or applications in criminal justice. Sample topics include qualitative research in criminal justice, community crime prevention and juvenile justice history. May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. no prerequisite unless listed in schedule of classes

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, HSMG 711


CRJU-704 BEST PRACTICES IN VICTIM SERVICES (3)

Introduces the emerging field of victim services in context with the underlying legal structure of crime victims' rights. The impact of the legal structure of crime victims' rights has influenced both formal and informal responses to crime victims needs. A thorough analysis of the system of services, both with the criminal justice system and through other allied professions, is examined. Best practices in victim assistance programs-- from law enforcement through the courts and corrections systems to financial remedies, community- based advocacy, and treatment and support services- are also examined. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 305 Debra Stanley

Cross Listed with CRJU 398


CRJU-705 A DIALOGUE WITH A VICTIM (3)

Provides a critical and in-depth review of some of the communication barriers criminal justice personnel encounter when interacting with victims and witnesses in the course of an investigation. Critically examines competing narratives (e.g., individual, professional, personal, cultural) often present when interviewing a victim/witness and how these narratives can impede communication flow and the investigative process. Explore strategies to reduce these obstacles. Prerequisite: None.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 227 Heather Pfeifer

Cross Listed with CRJU 464


CSCE-306 LEADERSHIP FOR SOCIAL CHANGE (3)

Introduces students to leadership theory and to the history and concepts of community organizing for social change. Encourages careful analysis of responsibilities and commitment in the context of leadership for the common good and for purposeful change. Students explore how to create change in society through everyday acts of leadership and by learning about their own leadership styles. Provides opportunities for practical application, documentation of leadership styles, and reflection on individual responsibility for and potential in leadership roles. Prerequisite: None.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD David Crouch

Cross Listed with GVPP 321


CSCE-401 Economic and Community Development (3)

Using theory and practice, this course emphasizes the programs and policies that enhance the economic vitality of low- and moderate-income communities and organizations to provide an understanding of the basis for both economic and community development along with a basic set of practical tools to enable the student to work in the field of community development. This course features a service-learning component.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Robert Aydukovic

Cross Listed with GVPP 497


CSCE-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMMUNITY STUDIES AND CIVIL ENGAGEMENT (3)

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

An examination of a selected topic or issue related to the research interests of CSCE faculty or a collaboration with a local nonprofit in a one-time community project. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, GVPP 497


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

CROSS GENRE ADAPTIONS

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
11:00 AM-12:20 PM
LAP 304 Jonathan Shorr

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENGL-333 MEDIA GENRES (3)

ZOMBIES

Analysis of the patterns and conventions of a specific type of media program (e.g., Western, science fiction, situation comedy), media artist (e.g., Hitchcock, Allen, Capra) or style (e.g., film noir). May be repeated for credit when the topic changes. Laboratory fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 308 Arnold Blumberg

Cross Listed with CMAT 333


ENTR-460 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE (3)

Successful nonprofit organizations are consistently challenged to expand their impact, be socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and find new sources of revenue. In response, more and more organizations are discovering innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students and selected nonprofits learn about successful ventures and engage in lectures and hands-on work to determine the feasibility of entrepreneurial ideas, recognize and overcome financial obstacles, and convert social venture ideas into reality. prerequisites: ENTR 320 and ENTR 430 or FIN 430, or by permission of instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 760


ENTR-760 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3)

Provides a study of how successful nonprofit organizations respond to the challenges of expanding their impact, being socially responsible and fiscally accountable, and finding new sources of revenue. The course will investigate innovative ways to generate both financial and social returns on their investments. Students will engage with live social entrepreneurs to evaluate and respond to market opportunities to develop and grow social enterprises. prerequisite: FIN 640

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 307 John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 460


ENTR-771 THE DESIGN /BUSINESS LINK (3)

Design could very well be the major competitive strategy for both manufacturing and service companies. This course has two goals: 1) to provide UB students with an understanding of the role of design in today’s business organizations to more effectively use design to achieve the mutual goals of businesspeople and designers, and 2) to teach students how they can invent, produce and distribute their own products and be entrepreneurs. prerequisite: MKTG 504 or area approval

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 223 Edwin Gold
John Weiss

Cross Listed with PBDS 705


ENTR-771 THE DESIGN /BUSINESS LINK (3)

Design could very well be the major competitive strategy for both manufacturing and service companies. This course has two goals: 1) to provide UB students with an understanding of the role of design in today’s business organizations to more effectively use design to achieve the mutual goals of businesspeople and designers, and 2) to teach students how they can invent, produce and distribute their own products and be entrepreneurs. prerequisite: MKTG 504 or area approval

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
UB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 223 Edwin Gold
John Weiss

Cross Listed with PBDS 705


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 407 Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


ENVS-221 SCIENCE OF THE ENVIRONMENT (4)

A survey of a number of scientific disciplines related to the earth’s changing environment, including geology, ecology, zoology, hydrology, climatology and chemistry. These disciplines are integrated to provide a clearer understanding of complex environmental issues, using both local and global case studies. The laboratory portion of the course investigates environmental hypotheses and theories and introduces students to the techniques of environmental data collection and analysis. Lab fee required. [GSCI / QQT]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 407 Stanley Kemp

Cross Listed with ENVS 221


FSCS-601 LEGAL ISSUES IN HIGH TECHNOLOGY CRIME (3)

Examines the general regulations, general and computer-related law, and ethics and business policies associated with high technology crime. Areas of major focus include description of legal issues facing management and administration, traditional search and seizure as well as privacy issues, manager and supervisor responsibilities, criminal issues and definitions, chain of custody and ethical considerations. Problem-oriented course that focuses on applying the holdings of cases and analyses of statutes to different criminal fact patterns. Prerequisites: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LC 201 Patricia Hall

Cross Listed with COSC 430


GAHS-760 LEADERSHIP/ FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR (3)

Graduate-level seminar intended to provide an opportunity to students to integrate learning from their internship/ field placement with course themes and concepts studied in the Global Affairs and Human Security program. prerequisite: permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 Ivan Sheehan

Cross Listed with CNCM 790


GVPP-321 LEADERSHIP: AN EXPERIENTIAL APPROACH (3)

Organized around developing leadership, this course will help students to identify goals and objectives and achieve them. This course will use adventure education and outdoor experience to support the development of personal and professional competencies for individuals interested in careers in community -serving nonprofit organizations.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD David Crouch

Cross Listed with CSCE 306


GVPP-497 TOPICS IN GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY (3)

WOMEN AND WAR

Intensive exploration of topics in political science of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study will appear under that name in the Class Schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5W1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 WEB Room TBD Carla Barqueiro

Cross Listed with CNCM 620


GVPP-497 TOPICS IN GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY (3)

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

Intensive exploration of topics in political science of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study will appear under that name in the Class Schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CSCE 497


GVPP-497 TOPICS IN GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY (3)

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Intensive exploration of topics in political science of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The topic for study will appear under that name in the Class Schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Robert Aydukovic

Cross Listed with CSCE 401


HIST-240 EVERYDAY LIVES (3)

SOC HIST OF POP MUSIC

Social history illuminates the lives of ordinary people. This skills course introduces the methods of the social historian to the beginning student. Students read examples of masterful social histories and engage in original research to produce their own depictions of everyday life in a particular period of the past. [HIPL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
3:30 PM-4:50 PM
AC 407 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with ARTS 297


HIST-240 EVERYDAY LIVES (3)

SOC HIST OF POP MUSIC

Social history illuminates the lives of ordinary people. This skills course introduces the methods of the social historian to the beginning student. Students read examples of masterful social histories and engage in original research to produce their own depictions of everyday life in a particular period of the past. [HIPL]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 238 Joshua Davis

Cross Listed with ARTS 297


HIST-295 THE HISTORIAN'S TOOLKIT (3)

An examination of the methods of historical research and presentation. Among the methods considered are the gathering of evidence, procedures for criticism and interpretation of primary sources, and special techniques such as collecting and using oral testimony. Deals with the application of historical methods in a number of vocational settings from museum and archival work to planning and policy studies. Required of all history majors.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 409 Elizabeth Nix

Cross Listed with UNIV 201


HIST-472 MODERN JAPAN (3)

Explores the historical transformation that has led to the development of modern Japan from the slow decline of the Tokugawa shogunate in the 19th century to present. Covers such topics as the fall of the Tokugawa order; Meiji Restoration and Japan's rapid modernization; the rise of Japanese imperialism and its demise through the Pacific War, and Japan's post-war development in political, economic, social and cultural realms. While developing critical-thinking and communication skills, students also learn to apply their knowledge of Japanese history to analyze an aspect of modern Japanese life.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 233 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-472 MODERN JAPAN (3)

Explores the historical transformation that has led to the development of modern Japan from the slow decline of the Tokugawa shogunate in the 19th century to present. Covers such topics as the fall of the Tokugawa order; Meiji Restoration and Japan's rapid modernization; the rise of Japanese imperialism and its demise through the Pacific War, and Japan's post-war development in political, economic, social and cultural realms. While developing critical-thinking and communication skills, students also learn to apply their knowledge of Japanese history to analyze an aspect of modern Japanese life.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 408 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with IDIS 301


HIST-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HISTORY (3)

SUSTAINBILITY & DIVERSITY

Intensive exploration of topics in history of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the interests of the faculty and students. The topic studied appears under that name in the class schedule.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015   Room TBD Darien Ripple

Cross Listed with PHIL 497, CNCM 620


HSMG-711 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS -BIG DATA

This course will cover specific topics, issues and trends in health management that would be of mutual interest to faculty and students alike. This course may substitute for PUAD 75: Policy Issues in Health Care. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CRJU 703, PUAD 805


HSMG-711 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS -BIG DATA

This course will cover specific topics, issues and trends in health management that would be of mutual interest to faculty and students alike. This course may substitute for PUAD 75: Policy Issues in Health Care. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CRJU 703, PUAD 805


HSMG-711 SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT (3)

GIS AND MAP THINKING

This course will cover specific topics, issues and trends in health management that would be of mutual interest to faculty and students alike. This course may substitute for PUAD 75: Policy Issues in Health Care. Prerequisite: None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with CRJU 703, PUAD 705


IDIA-612 INTERACTION AND INTERFACE DESIGN (3)

Explores electronic publication environments as fluid spaces where interactions among people, machines and media (words, images, sounds, video, animations, simulations) must be structured for the unforeseen. The course focuses on planning, analyzing, prototyping and integrating interaction design with interface design. Lab fee required. prerequisite: PBDS 660 or passing score on Hypermedia Proficiency Exam

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 216 Gregory Walsh

Cross Listed with IDIA 612


IDIA-612 INTERACTION AND INTERFACE DESIGN (3)

Explores electronic publication environments as fluid spaces where interactions among people, machines and media (words, images, sounds, video, animations, simulations) must be structured for the unforeseen. The course focuses on planning, analyzing, prototyping and integrating interaction design with interface design. Lab fee required. prerequisite: PBDS 660 or passing score on Hypermedia Proficiency Exam

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 216 Gregory Walsh

Cross Listed with IDIA 612


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MODERN JAPAN

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
004 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday/Wednesday
12:30 PM-1:50 PM
BC 233 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 472


IDIS-301 WORLD CULTURES: (3)

MODERN JAPAN

An interdisciplinary study of different cultures including economic, political, social and cultural systems and structures and their interrelationships. Provides an opportunity for students to compare their own culture with others through study and research.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
103 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 408 BoRam Yi

Cross Listed with HIST 472


JPLA-200 INTRODUCTION TO JURISPRUDENCE (3)

Introduces students to jurisprudence by exploring a number of fundamental questions related to law and its role in our personal, social and political lives. Covers both historical and contemporary accounts of the nature of law, the relationship between law and morality, and legal reasoning.. Emphasis is on development of student's' critical-thinking and written and oral communication skills. Prerequisite; None

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 236 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with UNIV 201


JPLA-400 TOPICS (3)

BIOMEDICAL ETHICS

Varying course offering addressing a jurisprudence topic or cross-listing a graduate couorse of interest to jurisprudence majors. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Prerequsite: Permission of Program Director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
101 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 James Taggart

Cross Listed with LEST 629


LAW-604 CRIMINAL LAW (3)

Sources and interpretations of and constitutional limitations on substantive criminal law; criminal jurisdiction; criminal act and mental state requirements; burdens of proof; criminal capacity; justification and excuse (defense); accomplice liability; inchoate crimes; crimes against property; crimes against persons; crimes against habitation; punishment.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAWG 604


LAW-700 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

Analysis of federal administrative agencies, including their legislative and judicial nature, congressional delegation of powers, promulgation of regulations, adjudication and judicial review. Emphasis will be on the Federal Administrative Procedure Act. [Open enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/7/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Albert Palewicz

Cross Listed with LAWG 700


LAW-711 CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probable cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions. (Open Enrollment)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 802 Steven Grossman

Cross Listed with LAWG 711


LAW-711 CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probable cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions. (Open Enrollment)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAWG 711


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 603 Margaret Johnson

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 403 Michael Moran

Cross Listed with LAWG 716


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 202 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

A study of the various forms of business organizations and the laws governing them with an analysis of choice of business entity decisions. Coverage includes the law of agency, partnerships, limited partnerships, professional corporations, limited liability companies (LLC's), limited liability partnerships (LLP's), limited liability limited partnerships (LLLP's), and corporations (with an emphasis on the closely-held and smaller corporations). Topics include formation, governance and dissolution of the various entities as well as a comparison of the roles, obligations, fiduciary duties, rights and remedies of the owners, management and creditors under each business form. In addition, the course may include introductions to the following: the forms of financing the entity--equity (partnership interests, membership interests, corporate stock or shares) and debt (bonds and debentures); and introductions to Federal Tax and Security Regulations, including corporate taxation, Subchapter S and insider trading. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 802 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAWG 717


LAW-718 EMPLOYMENT DISCRIM LAW (3)

Analysis of the prohibitions against discrimination in employment in the federal and state constitutions, the Post-Civil War Civil Rights Acts, the Equal Pay Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, and their interpretation by the courts. Primary emphasis is on gender-based and racial discrimination prohibited by Title VII. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Darrell Van Deusen

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-725 HEALTH CARE LAW (3)

A study of the national crisis in health care and some leading proposals for reform. Topics include issues of health care need, cost and quality control, Medicare and Medicaid, access to health care, the business roles of health institutions, health care contracts and claims, right to treatment, and federal health plans vs. private health coverage. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 1002 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-726 IMMIGRATION LAW (3)

An introduction to the laws dealing with aliens, i.e., non-immigrants, immigrants, undocumented persons, and refugees. Includes: an examination of the constitutional and statutory provisions and the underlying policies; procedures dealing with specific immigration issues; acquisition and loss of American citizenship; and proposals to reform the present law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 603 John Gossart

Cross Listed with LAWG 726


LAW-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAWG 729, LEST 605


LAW-739 ELDER LAW (3)

An important subset of estate planning involves an area of law that has been dubbed "elder law." Families confront a myriad of financial challenges when a loved one needs long term care. Students will be taken through case studies and a group project to expose them to the planning options that exist when advising families on protecting their life's savings from the costs of care. This course covers select laws and pertinent cases dealing with Medicaid, Medicare, guardianship, Social Security programs, investments, trusts, insurances, and taxation of income, gifts and estates. Legal documents typically indicated for elder law matters are also reviewed.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 102 Kimberly Battaglia
Kevin Bress

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-739 ELDER LAW (3)

An important subset of estate planning involves an area of law that has been dubbed "elder law." Families confront a myriad of financial challenges when a loved one needs long term care. Students will be taken through case studies and a group project to expose them to the planning options that exist when advising families on protecting their life's savings from the costs of care. This course covers select laws and pertinent cases dealing with Medicaid, Medicare, guardianship, Social Security programs, investments, trusts, insurances, and taxation of income, gifts and estates. Legal documents typically indicated for elder law matters are also reviewed.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 102 Kimberly Battaglia
Kevin Bress

Cross Listed with LEST 605


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-742 COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-10:00 PM
AL 402 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 742


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 802 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-743 SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG). [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAWG 743


LAW-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedure. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: Civil Procedure I and II. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
8:30 AM-9:45 AM
AL 102 Jennifer Kent

Cross Listed with LAWG 751


LAW-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedure. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: Civil Procedure I and II. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Dana Levitz
Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 751


LAW-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedure. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: Civil Procedure I and II. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Dana Levitz
Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAWG 751


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809 MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE SEMINAR (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgement as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation, special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809A


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-809A MEDIATING FAMILY DISPUTES: THEORY AND PRACTICE (3)

Using a combination of lecture, discussion, demonstration, and simulation, this course offers students an opportunity to gain knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation. While the course primarily uses mediation of family disputes as a vehicle for teaching mediation, it also provides skills and theoretical grounding for mediating and representing clients in many areas of the law. More specifically, the course enables students to explore how mediation is actually conducted in family law and other contexts, critical judgment as to when mediation may or may not be appropriate in individual cases, familiarity with legislation involving mediation , special issues facing mediators in mediation involving family dynamics, the role lawyers can or should play when representing clients before, during, and after mediation, and ethical considerations in the practice of family and other types of mediation.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
4:45 PM-7:30 PM
AL 602 Jane Murphy
Robert Rubinson
Margaret Hanan

Cross Listed with LAW 809


LAW-831 TAX POLICY SEMINAR (3)

Intensive study of selected issues with emphasis on the federal income tax. Students will consider problem areas from the standpoint of tax policy and will examine these issues from a legal, economic, social and administrability viewpoint. Prerequisites: Any federal tax course or permission of the instructor. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAW-831 TAX POLICY SEMINAR (3)

Intensive study of selected issues with emphasis on the federal income tax. Students will consider problem areas from the standpoint of tax policy and will examine these issues from a legal, economic, social and administrability viewpoint. Prerequisites: Any federal tax course or permission of the instructor. [Limited Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 954, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAW-836 JUDICIAL EXTERNSHIP (3)

Under the supervision of a supervising judge and a faculty supervisor, students tearn about the lawyering and judicial processes first hand by interning at the court and attending a classroom component. Students develop reflective learning and problem solving skills, increase their substantive legal knowledge, explore issues of professionalism and ethics, and gain a deeper understanding of the legal system, judicial decision making, and the practice of law. Students may register for a three or four credit internship and must have their field placement approved by the Director. This program has special rules with respect to who may register and what requirements must be satisfied to earn credit under this program. Prerequisite: Each student has successfully completed instruction equivalent to 28 credit hours toward the J.D. degree before participation in the field placement program. Recommended: Professional Responsibility [Admissions by permission only

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 204 Millicent Newhouse

Cross Listed with LAW 860


LAW-860 ATTORNEY EXTERNSHIP (3)

Under the supervision of a practicing attorney and faculty supervisor, students learn about the lawyering process first hand by interning in the private or public sector and attending a classroom component. Students develop reflective learning and problem solving skills, increase their substantive legal knowledge, explore issues of professionalism and ethicS, and gain a deeper understanding of the legal system and the practice of law. Students may register for a three or four credit internship and must have their field placement approved by the Director. This program has special rules with respect to who may register and what requirements must be satisfied to earn credits under this program. Prerequisite: Each student has successfully completed instruction equivalent to 28 credit hours toward the J.D. degree before participation in the field placement program. Recommended: Professional Responsibility. {AdmisSion by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 204 Millicent Newhouse

Cross Listed with LAW 836


LAW-860 ATTORNEY EXTERNSHIP (3)

Under the supervision of a practicing attorney and faculty supervisor, students learn about the lawyering process first hand by interning in the private or public sector and attending a classroom component. Students develop reflective learning and problem solving skills, increase their substantive legal knowledge, explore issues of professionalism and ethicS, and gain a deeper understanding of the legal system and the practice of law. Students may register for a three or four credit internship and must have their field placement approved by the Director. This program has special rules with respect to who may register and what requirements must be satisfied to earn credits under this program. Prerequisite: Each student has successfully completed instruction equivalent to 28 credit hours toward the J.D. degree before participation in the field placement program. Recommended: Professional Responsibility. {AdmisSion by permission only]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Thursday
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
AL 204 Paul Latchford

Cross Listed with LAW 860A


LAW-860A ADVANCED LEGAL EXTERNSHIP (3)

With the approval of the Attorney Practice Internship Program Director, a limited number of students, who have successfully completed Attorney Practice Internship or Judicial Internship, may take this course to continue work in their internship field placement or in a new field placement for an additional semester. Students will continue developing their legal skills and increasing their substantive and practical knowledge. Students engage in guided reflection through journals, attend individual meetings with the Director, and must satisfy the course writing requirements. Prerequisite: Attorney Practice Internship or Judicial Internship.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Thursday
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
AL 204 Paul Latchford

Cross Listed with LAW 860


LAW-951 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies, and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation, and liquidation of S-corporations are also covered. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 951, TAXA 652


LAW-952 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Problems encountered in the formation, operation, and liquidation of a partnership including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions, and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAWT 952, TAXA 653


LAW-953 FUND FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (3)

Basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation, and the alternative minimum tax.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAWT 953, TAXA 651


LAW-955 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service, including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals, conferences and practice before the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. district courts, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and appellate courts. Also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAWT 955, TAXA 654


LAW-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING WORKSHOP (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda and other documents. [ Limited Enrollment] Prerequisite: Law 723 Federal Income Taxation or Law 953 Fundamentals of Federal Income Tax I

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, TAXA 650


LAW-968 CONSOLIDATED CORP (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax and Corporate Taxation. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/23/2015 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Christopher Schoen

Cross Listed with LAWT 968, TAXA 674


LAW-971 ESTATE AND GIFT TAX (3)

Basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation, including valuation, inter vivos transfers, disclaimers, determination of the taxable estate, transfers with retained interests or powers, joint interests, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the marital deduction, credits, and the generation-skipping transfer tax. Prerequisites: Property and Federal Income Tax; Co-rerequisite: Trusts and Estates. The day section of this course is a J.D. offering. The evening section of this course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAWT 971, TAXA 660


LAW-973 Income Taxation of Estates and Trust (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax . This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 407 Kevin Bress
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 973, TAXA 670


LAW-973 Income Taxation of Estates and Trust (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting. Prerequisites: Federal Income Tax . This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 407 Kevin Bress
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAWT 973, TAXA 670


LAW-983 TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS (2)

Analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from federal income tax, with emphasis on section 501 (c)(3) organizations, private foundations, and the treatment of unrelated business income. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015 Monday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 109 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAWT 983, TAXA 665


LAW-988 BANKRUPTCY TAXATN (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors' rights and analysis of tax issues that arise. Prerequisite: Federal Income Tax. This course is a combined J.D. and Graduate Tax Program offering. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAWT 988, TAXA 682


LAWG-604 LLMUS CRIMINAL LAW (3)

Sources and interpretations of and constitutional limitations on substantive criminal law; criminal jurisdiction; criminal act and mental state requirements; burdens of proof; criminal capacity; justification and excuse (defense); accomplice liability; inchoate crimes; crimes against property; crimes against persons; crimes against habitation; punishment.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAW 604


LAWG-700 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (3)

Analysis of federal administrative agencies, including their legislative and judicial nature, congressional delegation of powers, promulgation of regulations, adjudication and judicial review. Emphasis will be on the Federal Administrative Procedure Act. [Open enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 5/18/2015 - 7/7/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Albert Palewicz

Cross Listed with LAW 700


LAWG-711 LLMUS CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probably cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
3:00 PM-4:15 PM
AL 802 Steven Grossman

Cross Listed with LAW 711


LAWG-711 LLMUS CONSTITUTIONAL CRIMINAL PROCEDURE I (3)

An examination and analysis of constitutional principles governing the admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings and regulating the conduct of criminal prosecutions, primarily focusing on the pre-trial stages. Subjects include the exclusionary rule; probably cause; arrest; search and seizure; electronic surveillance; compelled self-incrimination, immunity, and confessions, identification, right to counsel, preliminary hearing and pre-trial motions.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 803 Byron Warnken

Cross Listed with LAW 711


LAWG-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 403 Michael Moran

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-716 FAMILY LAW (3)

The processes of marriage, divorce, and annulment. Topics covered include support obligations in the family; intra-family litigation; separation agreements; premarital controversies (antenuptial agreements and contracts of marriage); illegitimate children; the legal position of married women; intra-family tort liability; child custody; adoption; alimony; property disposition; jurisdiction; and other problems relating to the child. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
9:00 AM-10:15 AM
AL 603 Margaret Johnson

Cross Listed with LAW 716


LAWG-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
10:00 AM-11:50 AM
AL 202 Max Oppenheimer

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-717 BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS (4)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
5:45 PM-7:35 PM
AL 802 Barbara White

Cross Listed with LAW 717


LAWG-726 IMMIGRATION LAW (3)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
550G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
4:45 PM-6:00 PM
AL 603 John Gossart

Cross Listed with LAW 726


LAWG-729 INTERNATIONAL LAW (3)

Examination of the nature and sources of international law; procedures for handling disputes and claims; sanctions (e.g., economic, political, war); the roles of the individual, state, region and world organizations (United Nations); law of the sea and space; and an analysis of current problems and trends. Emphasis on substantive law. [Open Enrollment]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LEST 605


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
10:30 AM-12:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Friday
1:30 PM-3:20 PM
AL 603 Frederic Smalkin

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-742 LLMUS COMMERCIAL LAW (4)

This course will introduce students to the creation, transfer and enforcement of negotiable instruments (e.g., checks and promissory notes) and the creation, priority and enforcement of security interests in personal property. This course will therefore cover Articles 3, 4 & 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as well as related case law and certain provisions of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 5/18/2015 - 7/6/2015 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-10:00 PM
AL 402 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 742


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG).

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
311G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
1:30 PM-2:45 PM
AL 802 Cassandra Jones Havard

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-743 LLMUS SALES AND LEASES (3)

Study of Articles 2 and 2A of the Uniform Commercial Code, including formation of sales and lease agreements, performance, warranty, risk of loss, remedies, and international issues under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG).

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
412G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 802 Lisa Sparks

Cross Listed with LAW 743


LAWG-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedures. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery'; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: None]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
511G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
8:30 AM-9:45 AM
AL 102 Jennifer Kent

Cross Listed with LAW 751


LAWG-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedures. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery'; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: None]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Dana Levitz
Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAW 751


LAWG-751 MARYLAND CIVIL PROCEDURE (3)

The Maryland courts and their jurisdiction, with an emphasis on the Maryland Rules of Civil Procedures. Topics covered include commencement of actions and process; parties; pleadings (law and equity); dispositions and discovery'; trials; judgments; appeals (Court of Appeals and court of Special Appeals); and special proceedings. Prerequisites: None]

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512G 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Dana Levitz
Ephraim Siff

Cross Listed with LAW 751


LAWT-951 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies, and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation, and liquidation of S-corporations are also covered.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 951, TAXA 652


LAWT-952 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Problems encountered in the formation, operation, and liquidation of a partnership including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions, and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 952, TAXA 653


LAWT-953 FUND FED INC TX I (3)

Basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation, and the alternative minimum tax.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, TAXA 651


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

Study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students will be required to prepare a paper on a tax policy question of their choice.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAWT-954 TAX POLICY (3)

Study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public policy perspective. Focus is placed on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students will be required to prepare a paper on a tax policy question of their choice.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, TAXA 655, ACCT 655


LAWT-955 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals conferences and practice before the United States Tax Court, the United States District Court, the United States Claims Court, and appellate courts. Course also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Thursday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, TAXA 654


LAWT-956 TAX RESEARCH & WRITING (3)

Research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials, and methodology. Students prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Wednesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 408 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with TAXA 650, LAW 956


LAWT-968 CONSOLIDATED CORP (2)

Analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. Prerequisite: Corporation Taxation

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/23/2015 Thursday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Christopher Schoen

Cross Listed with LAW 968, TAXA 674


LAWT-971 ESTATE AND GIFT TAX (3)

Basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation including computation of the taxable estate, inter vivos transfers, transfers in contemplation of death, transfers with retained interest or powers, joint interest, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the martial deduction and the unified credit.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, TAXA 660


LAWT-973 Income Taxation of Estates and Trust (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 407 Kevin Bress
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 973, TAXA 670


LAWT-973 Income Taxation of Estates and Trust (3)

Federal income taxation of decedents' estates, simple and complex trusts, charitable trusts and grantor trusts. Course covers the preparation of fiduciary income tax returns with emphasis on unique tax issues such as: income in respect of a decedent, distributable net income and fiduciary accounting.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
AL 407 Kevin Bress
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 973, TAXA 670


LAWT-983 TAX EXEMPT ORGNS (2)

Analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from Federal income tax, with emphasis on Section 501(c)(3) organizations, private foundations, and the treatment of unrelated business income.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015 Monday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 109 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAW 983, TAXA 665


LAWT-988 BANKRUPTCY TAXATN (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors' rights and analysis of tax issues that arise.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
512 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015 Wednesday
6:00 PM-9:10 PM
AL 608 Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAW 988, TAXA 682


LAWT-999 INDEPENDENT STUDY (799) (1 - 3)

Students may study an area of particular interest to them not covered in a significant way elsewhere in the program, via an independent study. In order to qualify for an independent study, students must obtain the consent of a full-time faculty member to supervise the project and submit a written proposal. The written proposal must be approved by the supervising faculty member and the program director. Only students what a grade point average of 3.0 or higher who have completed 15 credit hours of tax courses in the program may undertake an independent study.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
491 8/17/2015 - 12/11/2015 Evening Classes
-
Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with TAXA 799


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
6:15 PM-7:30 PM
AL 603 Darrell Van Deusen

Cross Listed with LAW 718


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

HEALTH CARE LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Tuesday/Thursday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 1002 Marie Vasbinder

Cross Listed with LAW 725


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

INTERNATIONAL LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
187 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015 Monday/Wednesday
7:45 PM-9:00 PM
AL 803 Mortimer Sellers

Cross Listed with LAW 729, LAWG 729


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

ELDER LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
188 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 102 Kimberly Battaglia
Kevin Bress

Cross Listed with LAW 739


LEST-605 AREAS OF LAW (3)

ELDER LAW

Varying course offering that explores a particular area of law. Course may be repeated for credit when topic differs.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
188 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 102 Kimberly Battaglia
Kevin Bress

Cross Listed with LAW 739


LEST-629 BIOMEDICAL ETHICS (3)

Explores the ethical considerations that affect legal decision-making on biomedical issues. Among the subjects that may be considered are medical paternalism, patient autonomy and informed consent, research involving human subjects, justice in health care, genetic testing, enhancement, euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide. The focus is on developing an understanding of varied ethical perspectives and how they relate to controversial biomedical issues. prerequisite: none

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
AC 252 James Taggart

Cross Listed with JPLA 400


MGMT-497 SPECIAL TOPICS: (3)

An intensive exploration of topics in the area of management. Refer to the current Class Schedule for topic offered. Prerequisites: Determined by instructor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5W1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 797


MGMT-498 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

To better understand and succeed in global business today, there is no better way than direct experience through immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
GRE 5/26/2015 - 7/20/2015 TBA Room TBD Tiago Ratinho Oliveira

Cross Listed with MGMT 798


MGMT-797 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT (3)

An intensive exploration of topics in the area of management. Topics include e-commerce, e-commerce and supply chain management, e-venturing, leadership, organizational theory and best business practice. Refer to semester class schedule for title of topic offered. May be repeated for credit when the topic varies. prerequisite: to be determined by the instructor

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5WB1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 WEB WEB Regina Bento

Cross Listed with MGMT 497


MGMT-798 GLOBAL FIELD STUDY (3)

There is no better way to understand and succeed in global business today than through direct experience, or immersing oneself in a foreign environment. This course will provide an opportunity for lectures and discussion with local experts and students regarding key themes of economic, political and cultural importance to business. The course will also engage students in field visits to companies, government agencies and other organizations located abroad. prerequisite: department consent

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
GRE 5/26/2015 - 7/20/2015 TBA Room TBD Tiago Ratinho Oliveira

Cross Listed with MGMT 498


PBDS-602 INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL VIDEO (3)

Introductory course in video and audio production. Students learn to shoot, light, edit, and record sound in a digital environment. They also gain experience in producing for videotape, CD-ROM, DVD and the Web. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 207 Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 369


PBDS-615 TYPOGRAPHY I (3)

Exploration of the fundamentals of typographic form and function, progressing through the history, physical characteristics and implementation of type. Projects include the application of basic principles to an increasingly complex set of typographic problems. Knowledge of either Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator is required for this class, which must be taken within the first 9 credits of study. Lab fee required.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
8:15 PM-10:45 PM
LAP 207 Jeanne Fountain

Cross Listed with CMAT 457


PBDS-705 DESIGN-BUSINESS LINK (3)

Relying largely on case histories and class discussions, this course examines the role of design as a competitive business strategy, with an emphasis on the many ways that designers and business people can work together to provide the synergies that successful design can bring to any organization.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 223 Edwin Gold
John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 771


PBDS-705 DESIGN-BUSINESS LINK (3)

Relying largely on case histories and class discussions, this course examines the role of design as a competitive business strategy, with an emphasis on the many ways that designers and business people can work together to provide the synergies that successful design can bring to any organization.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Tuesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
BC 223 Edwin Gold
John Weiss

Cross Listed with ENTR 771


PBDS-751 GRAPHIC DESIGN: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

DESIGNING TYPE

Intensive exploration of topics in graphic design of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes. Lab fee may be required. prerequisites: PBDS 615 and 601

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Thursday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
LAP 205 Thomas O'Donnell

Cross Listed with CMAT 497


PBDS-753 MEDIA: SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

20 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE

Intensive exploration of topics in communication and media of mutual interest to students and faculty. Content varies according to specific interests and trends in communication. Specific topic is listed in the schedule of classes. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
5Y1 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015 TBA Room TBD Julie Simon Grabill

Cross Listed with CMAT 497


PHIL-497 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHILOSOPHY (3)

SUSTAINBILITY & DIVERSITY

Intensive exploration of topics in philosophy of mutual interest to faculty and students. Content varies according to the concurrent interests of faculty and students. The subject studied appears under the Topics heading in the class schedule. Course may be repeated for credit when topic changes.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 5/26/2015 - 6/29/2015   Room TBD Darien Ripple

Cross Listed with HIST 497, CNCM 620


PSYC-215 HUMAN SEXUALITY (3)

Reviews the psychological literature on human sexuality, including behavioral patterns, life-cycle changes, interpersonal attraction and the scientific study of love. Sexual functioning throughout the lifespan is discussed, in addition to how it may be influenced by one’s gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, culture and racial/ethnic background. Topics may include female and male anatomy, love and sexuality, intimacy, trust and sexual expression, date rape, the sexual response cycle, sexually transmitted diseases, and birth control and contraception.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 212 Lashay Jones

Cross Listed with UNIV 201


PSYC-404 ORGANIZATIONAL CONSULTING (3)

An upper-level, practitioner-oriented course. Students explore and develop skill sets necessary to consult successfully with various client systems. Using experiential learning settings, the focus is on demonstrating techniques of engaging, contracting, deploying interventions strategies and disengaging the client. Internal and external consulting models are included. Laboratory fee required. prerequisite: PSYC 100 or an equivalent introductory psychology course or permission of the program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
001 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
4:35 PM-7:05 PM
AC 232 Sharon Glazer

Cross Listed with APPL 653


PUAD-705 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (3)

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to students or of interest to a special segment of students. prerequisite: permission of monitoring faculty member or program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Monday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Room TBD Christopher Croft

Cross Listed with CSCE 497, GVPP 497


PUAD-705 SPECIAL TOPICS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (3)

GIS AND MAP THINKING

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to students or of interest to a special segment of students. prerequisite: permission of monitoring faculty member or program director

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
WB1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 WEB Room TBD Thomas Darling

Cross Listed with CRJU 703, HSMG 711


PUAD-805 D.P.A. SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS-BIG DATA

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to D.P.A. students or to a special segment of D.P.A. students. Registration is by permission of instructor only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CRJU 703, HSMG 711


PUAD-805 D.P.A. SPECIAL TOPICS (3)

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS-BIG DATA

Coverage of selected topics of current interest to D.P.A. students or to a special segment of D.P.A. students. Registration is by permission of instructor only.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
SG1 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Sunday
9:00 AM-4:30 PM
III-2203 Thomas Darling
Sezgin Ayabakan

Cross Listed with PUAD 705, CRJU 703, HSMG 711


TAXA-650 TAX RESEARCH AND WRITING (3)

Covers research and writing projects on federal tax subjects with analysis and instruction in tax research techniques, materials and methodology. Students are required to prepare legal memoranda.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 408 Michael Bender

Cross Listed with LAWT 956, LAW 956


TAXA-651 FUNDAMENTALS OF FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (3)

Covers basic concepts in federal income taxation, including gross income, exclusions, adjusted gross income, deductions, exemptions, credits, assignment of income, identification of the taxpayer, tax rates, depreciation and the alternative minimum tax.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 408 Arturo Estrada

Cross Listed with LAW 953, LAWT 953


TAXA-652 CORPORATE TAXATION (3)

Covers federal income taxation of corporations and their shareholders with emphasis on the formation of the corporation, capital structure, operational alternatives, distributions, partial and complete liquidations, personal holding companies and the accumulated earnings tax. Formation, operation and liquidation of S corporations discussed briefly.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
186 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 608 Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAW 951, LAWT 951


TAXA-653 PARTNERSHIP TAXATION (3)

Explores problems encountered in the formation, operation and liquidation of a partnership, including the acquisition of partnership interests, compensation of the service partner, the treatment of partnership distributions and problems associated with the disposition of partnership interests or property by sale.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 608 Walter Schwidetzky

Cross Listed with LAW 952, LAWT 952


TAXA-654 TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE (3)

Covers aspects of practice before the Internal Revenue Service, including ruling requests, handling of audits, assessment of deficiencies and penalties, closing agreements, tax liens, statutes of limitations, claims for refunds, appeals conferences and practice before the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. District Courts, Claims Court and appellate courts. Also includes analysis of the problems encountered in parallel civil and criminal proceedings, problems involving government investigatory powers and taxpayer rights and privileges.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 608 John Snyder

Cross Listed with LAW 955, LAWT 955


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

A study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public-policy perspective with a focus on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a paper on a tax policy issue approved by the professor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-655 TAX POLICY (3)

A study of the evolution and structure of the federal income tax system from a public-policy perspective with a focus on legal, economic, social and practical considerations. Alternatives, including current legislative proposals, are considered. Students prepare a paper on a tax policy issue approved by the professor.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 402 Maurice Foley
LAW STAFF

Cross Listed with LAW 831, LAWT 954, ACCT 655


TAXA-660 ESTATE AND GIFT TAXATION (3)

Covers the basic principles of federal estate and gift taxation, including computation of the taxable estate, inter vivos transfers, transfers in contemplation of death, transfers with retained interests or powers, joint interests, life insurance proceeds, property subject to powers of appointment, the marital deduction and the unified credit.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 11/23/2015   AL 608 Daryl Sidle

Cross Listed with LAW 971, LAWT 971


TAXA-665 TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS (2)

An analysis of provisions relating to the qualification for exemption from federal income tax, with emphasis on section 501(c)(3) organizations, private foundations and the treatment of unrelated business income.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015   AL 109 Robin Denick

Cross Listed with LAW 983, LAWT 983


TAXA-674 CONSOLIDATED CORPORATIONS (2)

An analysis of the techniques used by multiple, related corporations to report income and losses. Detailed examination of the consolidated income tax regulations and consideration of other problems encountered by affiliated groups of corporations. additional prerequisite: TAXA 652

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 5/18/2015 - 7/23/2015   AL 608 Christopher Schoen

Cross Listed with LAW 968, LAWT 968


TAXA-682 BANKRUPTCY TAXATION (2)

An introduction to the basics of bankruptcy law and creditors’ rights and an analysis of tax issues that arise.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 5/18/2015 - 7/22/2015   AL 608 Larry Strauss

Cross Listed with LAW 988, LAWT 988


TAXA-799 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1 - 2)

Students may study an area of particular interest to them, not covered in a significant way elsewhere in the program, via an independent study. To qualify, students must submit a written proposal and obtain the consent of a faculty member who supervises the project. The proposal must be approved by both the supervising faculty member and the program director.

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
185 8/17/2015 - 12/11/2015 Evening Classes
-
Room TBD Fred Brown

Cross Listed with LAWT 999


UNIV-201 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR : Intellectual Transitions (3)

Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student’s major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Learning, learning communities and other general education courses. All sophomores participate in a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Student engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite: INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
002 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
2:00 PM-4:30 PM
AC 236 Joshua Kassner

Cross Listed with JPLA 200


UNIV-201 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR : Intellectual Transitions (3)

Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student’s major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Learning, learning communities and other general education courses. All sophomores participate in a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Student engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite: INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
003 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Friday
11:00 AM-1:30 PM
AC 212 Lashay Jones

Cross Listed with PSYC 215


UNIV-201 SOPHOMORE SEMINAR : Intellectual Transitions (3)

Serves as a bridge from the first year to a student’s major area of study, building on skills gained in First-Year Seminar: Introduction to University Learning, learning communities and other general education courses. All sophomores participate in a common academic experience designed to enhance their critical thinking and to enable them to make connections among their academic work, personal aspirations and professional goals. Student engage a common reading across seminar sections, exploring academic discourse in broad areas, and apply core skills in communication, research, information literacy and team building to real-world issues. prerequisite: WRIT 101; prerequisite or corequisite: INFO 110 (may be waived for students who enroll with 45 credits or more)

Section Dates Days/Times Location Instructor
102 8/26/2015 - 12/15/2015 Wednesday
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
AC 409 Elizabeth Nix

Cross Listed with HIST 295