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ACC 110 - USM Financial Accounting Information for Decision MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to help students appreciate the role of accountants in providing information helpful to decisions of investors, creditors, government regulators, and others, and how that information can be used. Emphasis is on understanding the meaning and value of the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows. The role of the auditor, internal controls, and ethical issues are examined. The annual report is used to explore how corporations apply accounting principles in presentations to the public. Prerequisites: minimum of 12 earned credit hours and evidence of successfully meeting the University¿s college readiness requirements in writing and mathematics. Cr 3. CR 3. William Joseph Mann    Class Number: 5719

ACC 202 - UMM Managerial AccountingM 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Covers techniques accountants use to help management plan and control business operations. Topics include accounting for manufacturing costs, budgeting and performance reporting, cost-volume-profit analysis, differential analysis, the computation of financial ratios, and the comparison of cash flow with net income. Prerequisite: ACC 201. CR 3. Rhonda H French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ACC 202 - UMM Managerial AccountingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Covers techniques accountants use to help management plan and control business operations. Topics include accounting for manufacturing costs, budgeting and performance reporting, cost-volume-profit analysis, differential analysis, the computation of financial ratios, and the comparison of cash flow with net income. Prerequisite: ACC 201. CR 3. Rhonda H French    Class Number: 3389

ADS 300 - USM Ethics and Youth with ExceptionalitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
There are two major "outliers" when discussing youth: youth with disabilities and youth who are gifted and talented. In addition, there is a fascinating subset of these two groups, which is youth who are dually exceptional, having both a disability and gifts and talents. Through the use of case studies and court decision analysis, panel discussions, and reflections this course will focus on these three groups of youth and how they are marginalized in general society, and in educational settings. This course will explore why and how these youth are marginalized and how the marginalization of them is continued in mainstream society and by others, many times unconsciously. This course requires a four-hour field placement working with youth with exceptionalities. CR 3. Julie Alexandrin    Class Number: 7702

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The on-campus meetings will be 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6 from 11 am to 12:15 pm.

AME 306 - UMA American Fitness: Culture, Community, and TransformationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Fitness is an American fad, industry, pop culture phenomenon, and pursuit. This class considers what fitness means in American culture, how fitness can create and sustain communities, and how fitness might be used toward social, cultural, and mind/body transformations. As a women's studies course we also consider feminist perspectives on fitness. Course work will include a project that focuses on the individual students' fitness interests. 3 credits. Prereq: ENG 101 and one of the following WGS 101W or AME XXX or Permission of instructor. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 12207

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

AME 306 - UMA American Fitness: Culture, Community, and TransformationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Fitness is an American fad, industry, pop culture phenomenon, and pursuit. This class considers what fitness means in American culture, how fitness can create and sustain communities, and how fitness might be used toward social, cultural, and mind/body transformations. As a women's studies course we also consider feminist perspectives on fitness. Course work will include a project that focuses on the individual students' fitness interests. 3 credits. Prereq: ENG 101 and one of the following WGS 101W or AME XXX or Permission of instructor. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 11885

Class Notes: Augusta students will meet in the classroom the first class meeting and every other week thereafter. This course has an online component.

AME 389 - UMA Topics in American Studies: Girls on Fire: Gender, Culture, and Justice in YAONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A comparative, critical, interdisciplinary course that explores a particular topic in American culture and politics. Prerequisite: WGS 101W or AME 201w or permission of instructor. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 2017

Class Notes: A cultural studies course that puts contemporary American literature, and the specialized genre of young adult dystopia in social, cultural, and political context. We'll consider the ways in which female protagonists--teen girls--navigate power, corruption, poverty, violence, identity, and love as well as the ways in which they build community, fight injustice, and create a better world for us all. Texts include The Hunger Games and Birthmarked trilogies as well as Divergent, Partials, The Lost Girl, and Shadows Cast By Stars. 3 credits. Prereqs: ENG 101. WGS 101 recommended.

ANT 100 - UMFK Introduction to AnthropologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: None. The course will cover the four fields of anthropology: physical, archaeology, linguistics, and cultural. It will cover humans as primates, genetics, and evolution; the archeological record; language, food acquisition, economics and political systems, group formation, family systems, religious and belief systems, the role of art, ethnicity and gender, and the contemporary global culture. It will address issues common to all human groups and take a global, cross-cultural perspective. 3 credit hours. Offered every semester. CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 12349

ANT 101 - UMM Cultural AnthropologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A comparative study of contemporary cultures and institutions with particular attention to primitive and peasant societies. Emphasized are such topics as human evolution and race; pre-scientific writings and ethnology; the concept of culture; language and perception; economics and technology; marriage, the family and kinship; associations, castes and classes; political organization and warfare; religion and magic; folklore and the arts; culture and personality; American culture; cross-cultural contact; and cultural change. CR 3. Kharyssa Rhodes    Class Number: 4012

ANT 102 - UMA Cultural AnthropologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A comparative study of culture, analyzing the nature of culture through such topics as language and communication, personality and culture, social organization and culture, and cultural change. CR 3. Kristy Feldhousen-Giles    Class Number: 2504

ANT 110 - UMPI World ReligionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Introduction to five religions that, because of their impact on world civilizations, are known as the "great" religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Particular emphasis is given to these religions as active contributors to culture and civilization, and as shapers of current political ideologies and dilemmas. CR 3. Patricia Lynn Eldershaw    Class Number: 12214

ANT 120 - UM Religions of the WorldONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of the distinctive features of the major world religions and the most studied Native American, African and aboriginal Australian religions. Focuses on the fit between myth and ritual, the problems involved in trying to understand both "from the believer's point of view," and what generalizations can be made about religion in general. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 10154

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ANT 140 - UM Cities of the Ancient WorldONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course explores ancient urbanism in a global context. It includes theoretical approaches to the concept of 'city' and weekly explorations of urban landscapes among ancient civilizations of the world. CR 3. Gregory D Zaro    Class Number: 10910

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ANT 249 - UM Religion and ViolenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores the anthropology of contemporary political violence. The ethnographic study of terrorism, guerilla warfare, state terror and human rights will be complemented by examination of the ethical and methodological concerns that arise in this special ares of investigation. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 9616

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ANT 256 - UM Ethnic ConflictONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An exploration of ethnic conflict and revival today including a survey of anthropological theories of ethnicity, focusing on ethnic revival in the modern world. European and other ethnic groups of the industrialized West provide the major cases to be considered. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 8687

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ANT 299 - USM TopicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Sarah Charlotte Lockridge    Class Number: 12732

ANT 334 - UMFK Ancient World CulturesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: ANT 100. Corequisites: None. This course will cover the principles, issues, and methods of contemporary archaeology, as well as an overview of world prehistory. The primary focus will be the environments and cultural ecologies of ancient civilizations such as Ancient Egypt and Central America. We will consider the factors of climate and climate change, available natural resources, and resource use, water, land modifications, and technology in the coalescing, maintenance, and disintegration of the early urban systems. 3 credit hours. Offered every 3rd Spring (2015, 2018). CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 12351

ANT 426 - UM Native American FolkloreONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An overview of folklore and folklife covering various genres of traditional expressive culture. CR 3. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 9924

Class Notes: Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ANT 454 - UM Cultures and Societies of the Middle EastONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Each semester, a specific Middle Eastern conflict will be examined with particular attention to the different ways it is understood by the parties involved. The course will attempt to demonstrate the importance of understanding conflict from the insider's point of view. Prerequisites: ANT 102 or ANT 300 or permission ANT 466 and ANT 566 cannot both be taken for degree credit. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 8686

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ARC 111 - UMA History of Art And Architecture ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with ARH 105.) Techniques and trends in architecture, sculpture, and painting as related to the history of art from prehistoric times through the Gothic period. Lectures, text, slides, and discussion. Possible museum trip. CR 3. Brooks W Stoddard    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ARH 105 - UMA History of Art and Architecture ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with ARC 111.) Techniques and trends in architecture, sculpture, and painting as related to the history of art from prehistoric times through the Gothic period. Lectures, text, slides, and discussion. Possible museum trip. CR 3. Brooks W Stoddard    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ARH 156 - UM Art and Visual Culture in the Modern EraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introductory survey of painting, sculpture, architecture, and other forms of visual and material culture in their various contexts from the Renaissance to the present. CR 3. Justin Wolff    Class Number: 7992

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ARH 205 - UMA History of Photography I (1830 to 1930)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A comprehensive survey of photography, its technical innovations, social impact, and the work of photography's major artists. The course deals with photography from 1830 to 1930, from the original discoveries of Daguerre and Fox-Talbot to the Farm Security Administration. CR 3. Susan B Stoddard    Class Number: 2030

ARH 494 - UM Renaissance Research Seminar: Renaissance Narrative ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focus on special topics selected by the instructor in the field of Renaissance History of Art. Students will define and research their own individual projects, present them within the forum of the seminar, with the aim of delivering them at a professional conference and bring them to fruition as publishable papers. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Michael H Grillo    Class Number: 8923

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ARH 494 - UM Renaissance Research Seminar: Renaissance Narrative ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focus on special topics selected by the instructor in the field of Renaissance History of Art. Students will define and research their own individual projects, present them within the forum of the seminar, with the aim of delivering them at a professional conference and bring them to fruition as publishable papers. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Michael H Grillo    Class Number: 8922

ARH 694 - UM Renaissance Research Seminar: High Renaissance & MannerismONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focuses on special topics selected by the instructor in the field of Renaissance History of Art. Students will define and research their own individual projects, present them within the forum of the seminar, with the aim of delivering them at a professional conference and bring them to fruition as publishable papers. CR 3. Michael H Grillo    Class Number: 11026

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ART 100 - UMFK History of Art: Prehistoric to RenaissanceONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Introduction to major premises and specific works of art from prehistory through the early Renaissance. Focuses on European art. The art of selected non-European cultures will be briefly introduced. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall semester. CR 3. Therese L Provenzano    Class Number: 12582

ART 100 - UMA Introduction to Studio ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A studio course designed specifically for non-art majors who wish to have an introduction to studio experience including an emphasis in self-expression, and an exploration of techniques in drawing, design, painting and/or printmaking. CR 3. Andrea M Martens    Class Number: 12573

ART 100 - UMA Introduction to Studio ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A studio course designed specifically for non-art majors who wish to have an introduction to studio experience including an emphasis in self-expression, and an exploration of techniques in drawing, design, painting and/or printmaking. CR 3. Susan C Bickford    Class Number: 2031

ART 107 - UMPI Experience of the ArtsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A basic survey of creative expression that explores the content of creative disciplines such as music, dance, film, painting, sculpture, drama, literature, culture and the individuals who participate in creating them, and those of us who view and hear them. CR 3. Michelle Mishaan    Class Number: 12220

ART 109 - UMA Photographic Vision and Digital DiscoveryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed for non-art majors. Utilizing the digital camera and related computer imaging software, students will learn the basics of photographic technique and explore how to visualize the 3-dimensional world as a 2-dimensional photographic image. CR 3. Jere C Dewaters    Class Number: 2667

ART 109 - UMA Photographic Vision and Digital DiscoveryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed for non-art majors. Utilizing the digital camera and related computer imaging software, students will learn the basics of photographic technique and explore how to visualize the 3-dimensional world as a 2-dimensional photographic image. CR 3. Jere C Dewaters    Class Number: 2032

ART 110 - UMFK Humanities Through the ArtsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A basic survey of creative expression in the disciplines of Music, Dance, Film, Painting, Sculpture, Television and Video Art, Drama, and Literature. The course focuses on art as a human response to cultural, social, economic, and political conditions. Our task is to come to an understanding of response through a study of artistic expression in a social context. With that understanding, we will create and test definitions of art. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Joseph B Zubrick    Class Number: 12071

ART 116 - UMPI Introduction to FilmONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examination of the history of motion pictures and television as a fine art medium, from silent film to music video. Screening of representative films includes early silent film, the '30s and '40s, film noir, the western, foreign and contemporary. Assignments include readings, lectures, and written assignments. CR 3. E Clifton Boudman    Class Number: 12226

ART 182 - UM Photography and Digital ImagingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A basic course in photography that includes use of computers as part of the process. Covers basic principles such as lighting, color and selective focus. Includes material on different photographic processes including digital processes. CR 3. Matthew Smolinsky    Class Number: 9800

Class Notes: Student must purchase consumable supplies for this course. This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings.

ART 311 - UMPI Modern Art HistoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Twentieth Century painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, and other design systems, schools, and masters from Matisse to Damien Hirst. CR 3. Elizabeth Flaherty    Class Number: 12240

ASL 101 - UMM Intro to Sign LanguageTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Provides the student with an overview of American Sign Language (ASL), signed English, and communication through gesture. Students develop an understanding of the history of ASL and learn to communicate through expressive and receptive ASL. The course is taught through practice, small-group work, presentations and as little spoken word as possible. CR 3. Barbara K Koch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

AST 109 - UM Introduction to AstronomyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A descriptive survey of astronomy including contemporary views of the universe. Topics include the solar system, stars, galaxies, black holes, quasars, and cosmology. May be taken without AST 110. Satisfies the General Education Applications of Scientific Knowledge requirement when taken without AST 110. Together with AST 110, this course satisfies the General Education Lab in the Basic or Applied Sciences requirement. CR 3. David J Batuski    Class Number: 8007

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

AST 110 - UM Introduction to Astronomy LaboratoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Laboratory and observational exercises to accompany AST 109. Together with AST 109, this course satisfies the General Education Lab in the Basic or Applied Sciences requirement. Corequisite: AST 109 CR 1. David J Batuski    Class Number: 8015

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

AVI 460 - UMA Aviation Safety SeminarF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on the principles and regulatory practices of commercial aviation safety in the United States and worldwide community in the twenty-first century. The course includes regulatory information on CIAO and Safety Management Systems that is essential to the practicing aviation safety professional. 3 credits Prerequisite: AVI 120 and FAA Commercial Pilot's License CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents the biology of human nutrition principles including study of the digestive system, metabolism, nutrients and nutrient needs through the life cycle, and the relationship between diet and health. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Tricia L VanKirk    Class Number: 2604

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents the biology of human nutrition principles including study of the digestive system, metabolism, nutrients and nutrient needs through the life cycle, and the relationship between diet and health. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Sandra S Haggard    Class Number: 2602

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents the biology of human nutrition principles including study of the digestive system, metabolism, nutrients and nutrient needs through the life cycle, and the relationship between diet and health. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Sandra S Haggard    Class Number: 2601

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents the biology of human nutrition principles including study of the digestive system, metabolism, nutrients and nutrient needs through the life cycle, and the relationship between diet and health. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Sandra S Haggard    Class Number: 2599

BIO 105 - USM Biological Principles I: Cellular BiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is an introduction to the scientific principles of molecular biology, cell biology, and genetics. Prerequisite: students must have fulfilled the University minimum proficiency requirements in writing and mathematics. Cr 3. CR 3. David T Champlin    Class Number: 5773

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The campus meetings with be on Mondays from 9:30a.m. to 10:45 a.m. in Gorham.

BIO 105 - USM Biological Principles I: Cellular BiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is an introduction to the scientific principles of molecular biology, cell biology, and genetics. Prerequisite: students must have fulfilled the University minimum proficiency requirements in writing and mathematics. Cr 3. CR 3. David T Champlin    Class Number: 5772

Class Notes: This is a blended meeting 50% or more online. The campus meetings will be on Wednesday from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Portland.

BIO 105 - UMPI Biology for Everyday LifeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Introductory biology for non-majors which emphasizes the connections between biology and everyday life. Topics include scientific inquiry, chemistry of life, cells, genetics, evolution, human biology, diversity of living organisms, and ecology. On-line format includes video lectures and on-line discussion groups. Students will conduct thirteen lab activities in their home or dorm. CR 4. Krista M Delahunty    Class Number: 12588

BIO 110 - UMA General Biology IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Examines the underlying unity of all living things at the molecular and cellular level. Topics include the chemical composition of living matter, cellular organization, metabolism, classic and molecular genetics, and evolution. Prerequisite: Recent chemistry course highly recommended. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 4. Christopher R Lage    Class Number: 11673

Class Notes: On-line lecture with choice of on-site labs

BIO 114 - UMA Principles of EvolutionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is a basic introduction to the theory of evolution and to the discipline of evolutionary biology. Course topics will, broadly, include the evidence for evolution, history of evolutionary theory, the nature of species and how they interact in ecological systems to drive evolutionary change, the means and outcomes of evolution, how evolutionary theory is applied in science and medicine, and societal reactions to the theory. Pre-requisites: An introductory college-level biology course is helpful but not essential. 3Cr. . CR 3. Anne F Hayes-Grillo    Class Number: 2607

BIO 117 - UMM This is Life!ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This introductory course in general biology for both majors and non-majors is organized around the characteristics of life. Topics covered include cellularity, homeostasis, growth, development, reproduction, genetics, response to stimuli, ecology and evolution. The inquiry-based laboratory provides opportunities for students to participate in hands-on investigations into these topics. Lecture 3 hours, laboratory 2 hours. CR 4. Heather Heck    Class Number: 3928

BIO 130 - UMFK Introduction to BiotechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: BIO 130L. This course is an introduction to biology for non-majors. Students will learn fundamental biological principles through the lens of biotechnology applications. Topics covered include overview of cells, biomolecules, and cellular processes; recombinant DNA - what is it and how is it made; bioinformatics - how do biology and computers connect; medical application of biotechnology, such as stem cell research, genetic testing, and novel disease treatments; agricultural applications, such as genetically modified crops; industrial applications, such as food and pharmaceutical production; and environmental applications, such as microbes engineered for pollution cleanup. Three hours lecture, 2 hours lab. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 4. Christin Kastl    Class Number: 12029

BIO 202E - UMA Biological Basis of BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course teaches a biological background underlying complex patterns of behavior. Topics focus on body structures and biochemical processes activated during stress, hunger, thirst, sleep, cognition, aggression and violence, parental behavior and many others. The course targets students pursuing occupations in social science, mental health, justice studies as well as those entering biology/psychology fields. Prerequisite: BIO 100 or BIO 210 (Human biology OR anatomy and physiology) and PSY 100. 3 credits CR 3. Natalia A Abramova    Class Number: 2640

BIO 215 - UMA Introduction to Human GeneticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces students to the subject of human genetics, promotes awareness of the implications of genetic research for society and is a foundation for more advanced studies. Prerequisite: minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test, and BIO 100, BIO 110, or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Natalia A Abramova    Class Number: 2610

BIO 310 - UMA Biology of CancerONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A one-semester, non-laboratory course in the biology of cancer. Emphasis will be on the underlying processes as opposed to clinical manifestations of the disease. Topics will include tumor viruses, metastasis, and the genetic basis of cancer. Offered online only, Prerequisite: BIO 110 and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Robert T Klose    Class Number: 2638

BIO 431 - USM Principles of ImmunologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the fundamentals of immunology, especially as they relate to human diseases. Topics include history of immunology, basic elements of immune systems, principles of natural and acquired immunity, cellular and molecular basis of B cell and T cell development and diversity, and clinical aspects of immunology. Prerequisites: CHY 107 or CHY 115, junior standing, and grade of C- or higher in either BIO 107 or BIO 113; or permission of instructor. CR 3. Ah-Kau Ng    Class Number: 12620

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The campus meetings will be 9/1, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, 12/1 and 12/15.

BIO 474 - UM NeurobiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focuses on the organization and function of the nervous systems in various animals. Specifically addresses how single nerve cells function; how groups of neurons interact; how systems of neurons provide brain function and behavior. Sensory and motor system interplay will be emphasized. Note: Because of overlap, BIO 474 and BIO 574 cannot be take for degree credit. Prerequisite: A grade of C- or better in BIO 200 or in SMS 201, and CHY 122, and PHY 112 or PHY 121 CR 3. Leonard J Kass    Class Number: 9331

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BIO 531 - USM Principles of ImmunologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Ah-Kau Ng    Class Number: 12621

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The campus meetings will be 9/1, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, 12/1 and 12/15.

BIO 574 - UM NeurophysiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A biophysical approach to the detailed workings of peripheral and central nervous systems connecting structure (molecular, subcellular and specialized tissues) to function (physical and neural), through wet lab experiments on living cells, and/or computer-assisted exercises. . Graduate Standing CR 3. Leonard J Kass    Class Number: 9626

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUA 100 - UMA Introduction to BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of the business and management functions found in modern organizational environs. Course objectives are to provide a career orientation for students and a content foundation for future courses. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 4286

BUA 100 - UMA Introduction to BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of the business and management functions found in modern organizational environs. Course objectives are to provide a career orientation for students and a content foundation for future courses. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: 2024

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 100 - UMA Introduction to BusinessF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of the business and management functions found in modern organizational environs. Course objectives are to provide a career orientation for students and a content foundation for future courses. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course emphasizing the understanding of financial statements. Students will learn how to prepare, read, interpret, analyze and communicate financial information for making business decisions. Topics covered include a user perspective of the balance sheet, income statement, equity statement, cash flows statement, and their related accounts. Prerequisite: MAT 030 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 2029

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course emphasizing the understanding of financial statements. Students will learn how to prepare, read, interpret, analyze and communicate financial information for making business decisions. Topics covered include a user perspective of the balance sheet, income statement, equity statement, cash flows statement, and their related accounts. Prerequisite: MAT 030 or permission of the instructor CR 3.    Class Number: 2642

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingM 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course emphasizing the understanding of financial statements. Students will learn how to prepare, read, interpret, analyze and communicate financial information for making business decisions. Topics covered include a user perspective of the balance sheet, income statement, equity statement, cash flows statement, and their related accounts. Prerequisite: MAT 030 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 151 - UMA Personal Financial PlanningTH 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of the process that one can use to develop a lifetime financial plan. The facts of the financial life and the choices available will be studied. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 201 - UM Principles of Financial AccountingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This is an introduction to the organization, presentation and use of financial accounting information. Students will understand the elements of the accounting system - assets, liabilities, equity, revenues, expenses and dividends. Emphasis is on acquiring familiarity with the double-entry system and gaining an understanding of the purposes and uses of the information found within the income statement, balance sheet, statement of stockholder's equity and the statement of cash flows. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing or Accounting Majors CR 3. Wayne C Ingalls    Class Number: 9806

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUA 201 - UMA Intermediate Financial Reporting IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An in-depth study of accounting theory and practice in the preparation, interpretation, communication, and analysis of financial statements. Emphasis is on understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the analysis of financial information in making decisions. Topics are focused on balance sheet assets. Prerequisite: BUA101 CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 2037

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 201 - UMA Intermediate Financial Reporting IM 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An in-depth study of accounting theory and practice in the preparation, interpretation, communication, and analysis of financial statements. Emphasis is on understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the analysis of financial information in making decisions. Topics are focused on balance sheet assets. Prerequisite: BUA101 CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 211 - UMA Accounting for Management DecisionsT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on financial decision making at a management level. Topics covered include relevancy of information, internal financial statement analysis, inventory management, performance measurement, cost analysis, budgeting, and management decision making. Prerequisite: BUA 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 211 - UMA Accounting for Management DecisionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on financial decision making at a management level. Topics covered include relevancy of information, internal financial statement analysis, inventory management, performance measurement, cost analysis, budgeting, and management decision making. Prerequisite: BUA 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 2046

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 211 - UMA Accounting for Management DecisionsM 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on financial decision making at a management level. Topics covered include relevancy of information, internal financial statement analysis, inventory management, performance measurement, cost analysis, budgeting, and management decision making. Prerequisite: BUA 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 217 - UMA Commercial LendingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on the commercial lending process, its organization and relationship to bank profitability. Topics covered include loan interviews and credit investigations, the ¿Five Cs¿ of commercial lending, loan structure and documentation, and identification and prevention of problem loans. A major purpose of the course is to provide the student with a thorough understanding of the commercial credit function and its significance within the scope of the banking organization. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: 2050

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 217 - UMA Commercial LendingT 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on the commercial lending process, its organization and relationship to bank profitability. Topics covered include loan interviews and credit investigations, the ¿Five Cs¿ of commercial lending, loan structure and documentation, and identification and prevention of problem loans. A major purpose of the course is to provide the student with a thorough understanding of the commercial credit function and its significance within the scope of the banking organization. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 222 - UMA Fundamentals of Property and Casualty InsuranceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Current issues in property and casualty insurance are discussed. An introduction and overview of the role of property and casualty insurance in business and personal financial planning will be presented. Emphasis will be placed upon review of material that is part of the State of Maine License Examination. Property and casualty underwriting, rate making, claim settlement and reinsurance will also be studied. Prerequisite: MAT030 or permission of the instructor CR 3. John V Finnegan    Class Number: 2522

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 222 - UMA Fundamentals of Property and Casualty InsuranceM 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Current issues in property and casualty insurance are discussed. An introduction and overview of the role of property and casualty insurance in business and personal financial planning will be presented. Emphasis will be placed upon review of material that is part of the State of Maine License Examination. Property and casualty underwriting, rate making, claim settlement and reinsurance will also be studied. Prerequisite: MAT030 or permission of the instructor CR 3. John V Finnegan    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with JUS 223 and POS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 2120

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with JUS 223 and POS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 230 - UMA Business LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of fundamental legal concepts and their application to the business community. Among the topics discussed are the evolution of law and its underlying conceptual framework from which legal rules and principles of business develop. Selected legal cases will be critically analyzed and discussed. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: 2054

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 230 - UMA Business LawW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of fundamental legal concepts and their application to the business community. Among the topics discussed are the evolution of law and its underlying conceptual framework from which legal rules and principles of business develop. Selected legal cases will be critically analyzed and discussed. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 252 - UMA Business EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is crosslisted with PHI252.) This course introduces students to ethical theory by way of specific ethical debates from the field of business. The ethics of downsizing, globalization, drug testing, advertising, and whistleblowing, among other topics, will be discussed. These debates will illuminate some of the theoretical principles that we use to evaluate right and wrong. We will examine the shortcomings and advantages of each theory, as well as critically examine the basis of business. Students will acquire an understanding of these philosophical approaches to ethics and develop their dialectical and critical thinking skills. Prerequisite: ENG101. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 5590

BUA 276 - UMA TaxationT 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will acquaint students with tax laws with an emphasis on income tax strategies related to individuals and small businesses. Topics include the theory of taxation, types of taxation, filing requirements, gross income, exclusions, deductions, exemptions, tax credits, and tax planning. Comparisons between individuals, partnerships, and corporations will be made. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 276 - UMA TaxationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will acquaint students with tax laws with an emphasis on income tax strategies related to individuals and small businesses. Topics include the theory of taxation, types of taxation, filing requirements, gross income, exclusions, deductions, exemptions, tax credits, and tax planning. Comparisons between individuals, partnerships, and corporations will be made. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 2058

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. Students must also enroll for MSL 100

BUA 301 - UMA Governmental and Not-for-Profit AccountingM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of the accounting principles used by not-for-profit organizations. Accounting and reporting concepts, standards and procedures and evaluating and interpretation of data will be looked at. This course may be used as an upper-level accounting elective. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of the instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 301 - UMA Governmental and Not-for-Profit AccountingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of the accounting principles used by not-for-profit organizations. Accounting and reporting concepts, standards and procedures and evaluating and interpretation of data will be looked at. This course may be used as an upper-level accounting elective. Prerequisite: BUA101 or permission of the instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: 2062

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 303 - UMA Management Information SystemW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with CIS 303.) This course emphasizes the use of information technology in managing organizations. Topics include fundamentals of MIS, decision theory, problem solving, information systems development from the managers perspective, MIS applications, competitive uses of information technology, information resource management, and electronic commerce. The management case approach will be used to analyze MIS situations. Prerequisite: CIS 100 or CIS 101 or CIS 135, and BUA/JUS/POS 223, or permission of instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 303 - UMA Management Information SystemONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with CIS 303.) This course emphasizes the use of information technology in managing organizations. Topics include fundamentals of MIS, decision theory, problem solving, information systems development from the managers perspective, MIS applications, competitive uses of information technology, information resource management, and electronic commerce. The management case approach will be used to analyze MIS situations. Prerequisite: CIS 100 or CIS 101 or CIS 135, and BUA/JUS/POS 223, or permission of instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: 2066

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 343 - UMA Advanced Accounting IW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of a variety of advanced accounting topics such as the accounting for foreign currency transactions and translations, partnerships, bankruptcy, state and local government, not-for-profit entities, financial statement analysis, estates, and trusts. Discussion includes the requirements for financial reporting by the Securities Exchange Commission, U.S. Accounting Standards, and International Accounting Standards. Prerequisite: BUA 202 CR 3. Rick Dodge    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 343 - UMA Advanced Accounting IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of a variety of advanced accounting topics such as the accounting for foreign currency transactions and translations, partnerships, bankruptcy, state and local government, not-for-profit entities, financial statement analysis, estates, and trusts. Discussion includes the requirements for financial reporting by the Securities Exchange Commission, U.S. Accounting Standards, and International Accounting Standards. Prerequisite: BUA 202 CR 3. Rick Dodge    Class Number: 2070

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 351 - UMA Investment ManagementT 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The institutional structure of the securities markets is described. Modern portfolio theory is analyzed, as it relates to the behavior of securities markets and to an investors optimal selection of a portfolio. Methods of analyzing and valuing fixed-income securities, equity securities, and derivative assets (options, future contracts, etc.) are studied. The practice, principles and performance evaluation of portfolio management are investigated. How the investment function relates to the other business decisions of the company is examined. May be used as an upper-level accounting elective. Prerequisite: MAT 111 and BUA 357. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 351 - UMA Investment ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The institutional structure of the securities markets is described. Modern portfolio theory is analyzed, as it relates to the behavior of securities markets and to an investors optimal selection of a portfolio. Methods of analyzing and valuing fixed-income securities, equity securities, and derivative assets (options, future contracts, etc.) are studied. The practice, principles and performance evaluation of portfolio management are investigated. How the investment function relates to the other business decisions of the company is examined. May be used as an upper-level accounting elective. Prerequisite: MAT 111 and BUA 357. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 11810

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. Closed Class - Onward Students only

BUA 357 - UMA Business FinanceTH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The use of data to reach business financial decisions. The concepts of projecting data for decision purposes is emphasized. Short- and long-term sources of financing, ratio analysis, leverage, break-even, capital budgeting, working-capital management, investments and dividend policy all are examined. Prerequisite: ECO 201 or 202 and BUA 211, or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

BUA 357 - UMA Business FinanceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The use of data to reach business financial decisions. The concepts of projecting data for decision purposes is emphasized. Short- and long-term sources of financing, ratio analysis, leverage, break-even, capital budgeting, working-capital management, investments and dividend policy all are examined. Prerequisite: ECO 201 or 202 and BUA 211, or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 12735

Class Notes: Students must also enroll for MSL 100

BUA 360 - UMA Operations ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with MAT 360.) This course covers a range of formal models and techniques widely used in modern business. Topics include decision theory, project management (PERT/CPM), inventory models, waiting line models, and simulation. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 2074

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 360 - UMA Operations ManagementW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with MAT 360.) This course covers a range of formal models and techniques widely used in modern business. Topics include decision theory, project management (PERT/CPM), inventory models, waiting line models, and simulation. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 361 - UMA Human Resource ManagementF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 361.) The management of human resources in both public and private sectors. Planning recruitment, training, compensation administration and legal and social responsibilities are analyzed for the student interested in personnel administration in a wide range of organizational structures. Prerequisite: POS/JUS/BUA223 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 361 - UMA Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 361.) The management of human resources in both public and private sectors. Planning recruitment, training, compensation administration and legal and social responsibilities are analyzed for the student interested in personnel administration in a wide range of organizational structures. Prerequisite: POS/JUS/BUA223 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 2078

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 362.) The labor-management systems of the private and public sectors are surveyed from the interdisciplinary perspective of modern industrial relations by analyzing three aspects. The nature and characteristics of labor-management relation are considered from such perspectives as the structural, historical, international, legal, psychological, and economic. Contract administration process and such issues as wages, economic supplements, institutional rights, and administrative rules. The two aspects are applied in a simulated collective bargaining exercise. Designed for students interested in labor-management relations in business, educational engineering, food service, government, health service, and social welfare organizations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS 223 CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: 2087

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 362.) The labor-management systems of the private and public sectors are surveyed from the interdisciplinary perspective of modern industrial relations by analyzing three aspects. The nature and characteristics of labor-management relation are considered from such perspectives as the structural, historical, international, legal, psychological, and economic. Contract administration process and such issues as wages, economic supplements, institutional rights, and administrative rules. The two aspects are applied in a simulated collective bargaining exercise. Designed for students interested in labor-management relations in business, educational engineering, food service, government, health service, and social welfare organizations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS 223 CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 365 - UMA Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 365.) An analysis of the interaction between individual and work group behavior leadership styles and organizational cultures. Applications of behavioral sciences are made in areas of motivation and influence, structure of work, leader group relations and organizational design and change. Emphasis is on application of theory in case studies and simulations. Prerequisite: BUA 223 CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: 2092

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 365 - UMA Organizational BehaviorTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS 365.) An analysis of the interaction between individual and work group behavior leadership styles and organizational cultures. Applications of behavioral sciences are made in areas of motivation and influence, structure of work, leader group relations and organizational design and change. Emphasis is on application of theory in case studies and simulations. Prerequisite: BUA 223 CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 369 - UMA MarketingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is an introduction to the principles of marketing. Strategy and planning considerations are covered. Emphasis is on buyer behavior, the employment of the marketing mix to successfully reach that buyer, and the environment of marketing. Attention is paid to the goods, service, and not-for-profit sectors. Care is taken to address both similarities and differences among the sectors. This course makes use of numerous illustrations and examples. Prerequisite: PSY 100. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: 2104

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

BUA 369 - UMA MarketingM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is an introduction to the principles of marketing. Strategy and planning considerations are covered. Emphasis is on buyer behavior, the employment of the marketing mix to successfully reach that buyer, and the environment of marketing. Attention is paid to the goods, service, and not-for-profit sectors. Care is taken to address both similarities and differences among the sectors. This course makes use of numerous illustrations and examples. Prerequisite: PSY 100. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 379 - UMA Accounting Information SystemsF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The relationship and distinctions between accounting information systems (AIS) and the total management information system (MIS) environment are examined. Collection, categorization, storage, presentation, and the use of accounting data within the systems context is emphasized. Major emphasis is on computerized AIS with the objective being how the accounting information leads to sound decision making. Prerequisite: CIS 101 or CIS 135, BUA 102 or BUA 211, or permission of instructor CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 379 - UMA Accounting Information SystemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The relationship and distinctions between accounting information systems (AIS) and the total management information system (MIS) environment are examined. Collection, categorization, storage, presentation, and the use of accounting data within the systems context is emphasized. Major emphasis is on computerized AIS with the objective being how the accounting information leads to sound decision making. Prerequisite: CIS 101 or CIS 135, BUA 102 or BUA 211, or permission of instructor CR 3.    Class Number: 2116

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

BUA 601 - UM Statistical Analysis and Modeling for Organizational OperationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Familiarizes the student with statistical data analysis and management science techniques as they support decision-making throughout an organization. Integrates statistical analysis and modeling techniques into the study of processes that create value through the production of goods, services, and information. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3.    Class Number: 11511

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

BUA 601 - UM Statistical Analysis and Modeling for Organizational OperationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Familiarizes the student with statistical data analysis and management science techniques as they support decision-making throughout an organization. Integrates statistical analysis and modeling techniques into the study of processes that create value through the production of goods, services, and information. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3.    Class Number: 11512

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUA 605 - UM Creating and Capturing Value in the Digital EconomyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Represents an integration of concepts and principles from the Marketing and Management Information Science disciplines.  The Internet is offering radical new ways of conducting business.  This course presents students with concepts and information-based strategies for capturing and creating value in the new information-based economy by assimilating sound marketing strategies with information systems to create innovative processes and marketing practices. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3. Nory B Jones    Class Number: 11433

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

BUA 605 - UM Creating and Capturing Value in the Digital EconomyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Represents an integration of concepts and principles from the Marketing and Management Information Science disciplines.  The Internet is offering radical new ways of conducting business.  This course presents students with concepts and information-based strategies for capturing and creating value in the new information-based economy by assimilating sound marketing strategies with information systems to create innovative processes and marketing practices. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3. Nory B Jones    Class Number: 11510

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUA 645 - UM Selected Advanced Topics in Business Administration: Abrupt Climate Change, Business and Public PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Advanced study in various aspects of functional areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing, and management information systems. CR 1.    Class Number: 10527

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUA 651 - UM Financial ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides a foundation in financial management by integrating topics such as measurement of risk, portfolio theory, interest rate determination, valuation, capital budgeting and cost of capital. Instructional methodology may include case studies, protfolio simulation, jouranl articles, presentations and spreadsheet construciton, in addition to lectures. Prerequisite: BUA 350 or equivalent or Business School Graduate Finance Tutorial; MBA student or permission from Business School Office of Graduate Programs CR 3. Pankaj Agrrawal    Class Number: 9884

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

BUA 651 - UM Financial ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides a foundation in financial management by integrating topics such as measurement of risk, portfolio theory, interest rate determination, valuation, capital budgeting and cost of capital. Instructional methodology may include case studies, protfolio simulation, jouranl articles, presentations and spreadsheet construciton, in addition to lectures. Prerequisite: BUA 350 or equivalent or Business School Graduate Finance Tutorial; MBA student or permission from Business School Office of Graduate Programs CR 3. Pankaj Agrrawal    Class Number: 9885

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

BUS 100 - UMFK Accounting Principles IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Surveys accounting principles with emphasis on theory, concepts, and practice. Explores accumulation, reporting, uses, and limitations of data. Introduces the use of accounting software. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 12353

BUS 111 - UMM Introduction to Business & EntrepreneurshipT 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An introductory course providing knowledge of what business and entrepreneurship are all about. It is a basic course in business, economic and entrepreneurial literacy as well as organizational structures and functions, and provides an overview of the traditional business disciplines including marketing, finance, accounting, management, information systems, etc., and additionally forms the basis for subsequent studies. Competency and/or concurrent enrollment in basic reading, writing, and mathematics courses are a prerequisite for all business studies offerings with a prefix of ACC, BUS, MAN, or MAR. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUS 111 - UMM Introduction to Business & EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An introductory course providing knowledge of what business and entrepreneurship are all about. It is a basic course in business, economic and entrepreneurial literacy as well as organizational structures and functions, and provides an overview of the traditional business disciplines including marketing, finance, accounting, management, information systems, etc., and additionally forms the basis for subsequent studies. Competency and/or concurrent enrollment in basic reading, writing, and mathematics courses are a prerequisite for all business studies offerings with a prefix of ACC, BUS, MAN, or MAR. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 3404

BUS 195 - USM Spreadsheet & Problem SolvingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An examination of problem-solving techniques using modern computer applications software. Primary focus is on the use of electronic spreadsheets as a problem-solving tool, including proper spreadsheet model design and the use of appropriate graphical representation of model results. Other computer problem-solving software is examined. Interpretation and effective communication of results, both written and oral, are practiced. Prerequisite: MAT 101 or equivalent proficiency and computer literacy. CR 3. Thomas B MacDonald    Class Number: 5711

Class Notes: This is an online course with 3 proctored exams. The non-exam meetings will be online live classes using Adobe Connect (an advanced virtual classroom technology that allows for synchronous live courses over the Web including audio). The classes are given live (with recording for those who can't attend the live online classes) on Thursdays from 4:10 PM - 6:40 PM. You are expected to either participate in the online classes live or watch the recordings of the online class before the next class. 1st class (face-to face) THU 09/01/16 4:10 PM - 6:40 PM Room TBA (alternative is live online class or recording) 1st exam (1 hour) THU 10/13/16 4:10 PM - 6:40 PM Room TBA (alternative: registered proctored exam site) 2nd exam (1 hour) THU 11/10/16 4:10 PM - 6:40 PM Room TBA (alternative: registered proctored exam site) 3rd exam (2 hours) THU 12/15/16 4:10 PM - 6:40 PM Room TBA (alternative: registered proctored exam site)

BUS 195 - USM Spreadsheet & Problem SolvingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An examination of problem-solving techniques using modern computer applications software. Primary focus is on the use of electronic spreadsheets as a problem-solving tool, including proper spreadsheet model design and the use of appropriate graphical representation of model results. Other computer problem-solving software is examined. Interpretation and effective communication of results, both written and oral, are practiced. Prerequisite: MAT 101 or equivalent proficiency and computer literacy. CR 3. Thomas B MacDonald    Class Number: 5712

Class Notes: This is an online course with 3 proctored exams. The non-exam meetings will be online live classes using Adobe Connect (an advanced virtual classroom technology that allows for synchronous live courses over the Web including audio). The classes are given live (with recording for those who can't attend the live online classes) on Tuesdays from 5:35 PM - 8:00 PM. You are expected to either participate in the online classes live or watch the recordings of the online class before the next class. 1st class (face-to face) TUE 08/30/16 5:35 PM - 8:00 PM (alternative is live online class or recording) 1st exam (1 hour) TUE 10/18/16 5:35 PM - 8:00 PM (alternative: registered proctored exam site) 2nd exam (1 hour) TUE 11/15/16 5:35 PM - 8:00 PM (alternative: registered proctored exam site) 3rd exam (2 hours) TUE 12/13/16 5:35 PM - 8:30 PM (alternative: registered proctored exam site)

BUS 201 - USM Personal FinanceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Primary emphasis is to teach students how to become more knowledgeable and independent over money matters. Topics such as obtaining financial aid, managing student loans, career and education planning, budgeting, credit cards, stock market investing, real estate and insurance will be covered. Upon completing the course, students will be on their way to making better money decisions. This course is open to all USM students. When taken by business or accounting majors, this course will give general elective credit. CR 3. Joel I Gold    Class Number: 6329

BUS 210 - USM Introduction to Sport ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an overview of the business of sports, including career opportunities. The value of professional management to sports organizations is examined. CR 3. Laura A O'Neill    Class Number: 7571

BUS 211 - UMFK Principles of Business ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores basic aspects of business management including business ethics, leadership, motivation, organization, operations, marketing, and financing.in both for-profit and not-for-profit settings. Emphasis will be on practical skills for supervisors and managers. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. John B Pelletier    Class Number: 12355

BUS 219 - UMFK Business and Professional SpeakingONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Develops oral communication skills, interview techniques, conduct of business meetings, and group discussions. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Joseph B Zubrick    Class Number: 12069

BUS 221 - UMM Business Law IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A course designed to create an understanding of the fundamentals of business law and an awareness of the legal environment in which the business enterprise operates. Special emphasis is given to the basic principles of law that apply to business transactions of a contractual nature. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: 3408

BUS 221 - UMM Business Law IW 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A course designed to create an understanding of the fundamentals of business law and an awareness of the legal environment in which the business enterprise operates. Special emphasis is given to the basic principles of law that apply to business transactions of a contractual nature. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUS 234 - UMFK Financial Analysis & PlanningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BUS 100 and BUS 211. Co-requisites: None. A study of techniques for analyzing and meeting the financial needs of clients. This involves analyzing both the financial needs and the psychological make-up of the client, and selecting investment opportunities that are suitable. The student will study various types of financial risk, investment opportunities, and client profiles. The emphasis will be on how to be a professional financial planner. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 12357

BUS 244 - UMPI Management Information SystemONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course will provide an introduction to computer and telecommunications information systems. Topics covered will include information system concepts, hardware and software systems components, basics of systems operation, and the ethical use of information systems in culturally diverse organizations and societies. This course is designed to accommodate non-business majors who wish to gain a greater understanding of information systems. CR 3. Javed S Siddiqui    Class Number: 12004

BUS 260 - USM MarketingONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 23
This course is an introduction to the field of marketing. Topics include marketing strategy for products and services, market segmentation, targeting, and positioning, product issues, pricing, promotion, distribution, consumer behavior, marketing research and information systems, international marketing, and nonprofit marketing. Prerequisite: minimum of 24 earned credit hours. Cr 3. CR 3. Richard J Bilodeau    Class Number: 7188

Class Notes: This is a 7-week online course.

BUS 260 - UMFK Business EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course examines the ethics in commerce and management. It will include an examination of the conflicting roles of professionals working to further the interests of shareholders in a context of fiduciary duty while being responsible for an organization's behavior with regard to its stakeholders. In depth discussions will consider market imperfections and possible market failures that result from the above listed dilemma. Students will do case studies that require an interdisciplinary approach, i.e. use of analytical tools outside the usual quantitative tools normally subscribed to in business. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring CR 3.    Class Number: 12359

BUS 280 - USM Legal Environment of BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces students to the legal system, tort law, product liability, consumer law, labor law, equal employment law, intellectual property law, and other topics. It stresses the social responsibility of business and the legal and ethical framework in which businesses must function. CR 3. James David Canarie    Class Number: 5798

BUS 300 - UMFK Principles of Corporate Finance IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BUS 101 and ECO 101. Co-requisites: BUS 324. Surveys principles, practices, procedures used in corporate financial management. Emphasizes basic principles as they relate to short-term financing, time value of money, capital assessment evaluation, and financial planning. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 12361

BUS 302 - UMFK Intermediate Accounting IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BUS 101. Co-requisites: None. An in-depth study of the theory of financial accounting. Topics covered include analysis and preparation of financial statements, the accounting treatment of current assets and long-term assets, and the accounting treatment of current liabilities and long-term liabilities. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Susan T Nonken    Class Number: 12362

BUS 304 - UMFK Federal Taxation IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BUS 100 and BUS 211. Co-requisites: None. A study of the U.S. Tax Code, IRS rulings and case law concerning the federal income tax and its effect on individuals. Emphasis is on both the conceptual basis for the tax and the preparation of individual tax returns. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Susan T Nonken    Class Number: 12364

BUS 311 - USM Sport MarketingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Basic marketing concepts are applied to sport organizations, both amateur and professional. Topics include promotions and public relations, sport consumer behavior, strategic marketing planning, marketing information management, marketing communications, and sponsorship. Prerequisites: BUS 260 (C- or higher). Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 12922

BUS 315 - USM Sport FinanceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Basic theory in finance and accounting is applied to managerial control of sport organizations. Topics include forms of ownership, taxation, financial analysis, feasibility studies, and economic impact studies. Prerequisites: (ACC 211 (C- or higher) or FIN 320, (C or higher)) and junior standing; (concurrent enrollment in FIN 320 is recommended). Cr 3. CR 3. Heidi Parker    Class Number: 7620

BUS 325 - UMM Business Ethics & Social ResponsbiltyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This upper-level course gives the student a thorough introduction to important ethical issues that arise in the world of business, including the analysis of interests of all the individuals who hold a stake in the outcome of any business dilemma or decision. The course encourages students to open their minds to the variety of opinions on any given ethical issue. The results of this approach will be to help ensure that all stakeholder perspectives are considered. The course emphasizes the application of traditional ethical theories to modern decision-making. Finally, major emphasis will be placed on how and why ethical business behavior varies among countries and cultures. Prerequisite: Junior status or permission of instructor. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: 3409

BUS 332 - UMFK Small Business ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BUS 100 and BUS 211. Co-requisites: None. Reviews essential concepts of starting and operating small businesses. Covers environmental, management of operations, management of enterprise, problems in starting or growing a business, and financial and administrative control of small business. 3 credit hours. Offered even Falls. CR 3. John B Pelletier    Class Number: 12365

BUS 334 - UMM International BusinessM 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course introduces students to the global business environment and the challenges and opportunities managers face in an international context. Students learn about cultural, geographic, economic, political and legal forces affecting international business and the implications for managers. Students examine the theories and practice of international trade, foreign investment and foreign currency exchange, and learn about strategies and procedures for conducting business internationally. Prerequisite: BUS 111 and ECO 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUS 334 - UMM International BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course introduces students to the global business environment and the challenges and opportunities managers face in an international context. Students learn about cultural, geographic, economic, political and legal forces affecting international business and the implications for managers. Students examine the theories and practice of international trade, foreign investment and foreign currency exchange, and learn about strategies and procedures for conducting business internationally. Prerequisite: BUS 111 and ECO 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: 3410

BUS 336 - UMFK Business Law IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores law regarding contracts, sales, personal property, and bailments. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12367

BUS 340 - USM Managing Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A survey of the disciplines of management and organizational behavior, and of the practices managers employ in planning, organizing, leading, and controlling organizations. Topics include self-awareness, perception and decision making, individual differences and diversity, motivation, group dynamics, communication, stress, power and politics, organizational design, and change. The environmental context, workforce diversity, the global economy, and managerial ethics are core integrating themes. Prerequisite: junior standing. Cr 3. CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 5799

BUS 345 - USM Information Technology/MISONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Surveys information/systems technology for the management of corporate information as a resource. Managerial and technical dimensions of information systems are blended in a framework of information technology. Specific topics will evolve with the field but may include data communications, information systems theory, database concepts, and decision support systems. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. CR 3. Jonathan E Roderick    Class Number: 5805

BUS 353 - UMPI Legal and Ethical Issues in BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
An overview of business and society, corporate social responsibility and ethics; focused study of legal topics including the Constitution, contracts, torts and government regulation. Developing analytical skills and professional communication skills are emphasized. CR 3. Ann Osgood    Class Number: 12181

BUS 370 - USM Management ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 23
This course examines the role, perspective, and commonly used tools of quantitative analysis in business decision making. Emphasis is placed upon developing students¿ abilities to recognize the need for quantification; formulate business problems quantitatively; select and test computer-based, decision-support system models; collect meaningful data; and interpret the implications of analysis results. Prerequisites: ABU 190 (C or higher grade, or test-out option), BUS 275 (C- or higher) or MAT 212, and junior standing. Students with credit for BUS 270 or BUS 371 may not enroll. Cr 3. CR 3. Muhammad A El-Taha    Class Number: 6936

BUS 370 - USM Management ScienceONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
This course examines the role, perspective, and commonly used tools of quantitative analysis in business decision making. Emphasis is placed upon developing students¿ abilities to recognize the need for quantification; formulate business problems quantitatively; select and test computer-based, decision-support system models; collect meaningful data; and interpret the implications of analysis results. Prerequisites: ABU 190 (C or higher grade, or test-out option), BUS 275 (C- or higher) or MAT 212, and junior standing. Students with credit for BUS 270 or BUS 371 may not enroll. Cr 3. CR 3. Matthew Dean    Class Number: 12987

BUS 377 - USM Information VisualizationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
In this course, students will learn to create charts, maps, and other visualizations to tell stories and to create effective graphical displays of evidence. Students will learn to critically evaluate examples from print media and the internet after learning the foundations of information visualization. Prerequisites: successful completion of the University's Core requirement in quantitative reasoning. Cr 3. CR 3. James A Suleiman    Class Number: 7800

CEC 525 - UM DSM Diagnosis and Treatment PlanONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides knowledge of the principles of diagnosis and use of the most current DSM as a diagnostic and clinical tool as employed by counselors in understanding psychopathology, initiating intake interviews and assessments, implementing services and treatment plans, and writing reports. Prerequisites: CEC 553 and CEC 548 and CEC 556 or instructor permission CR 3. Annette F Nelligan    Class Number: 12337

Class Notes: This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings.

CHF 201 - UM Introduction to Child DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Influences on human development from conception through middle childhood. Theoretical perspectives, empirical evaluation and practical implications. CR 3. Barbara D Howard    Class Number: 8726

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CHF 311 - UM Creativity and the Young ChildONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Exploration of theoretical and research evidence pertaining to the nature of creativity and the conditions requisite for its expression. Includes developmental stages, strategies, materials and workshops in specific areas including children's art, music, creative movement, story telling, play and creative dramatics. Prerequisite: CHF 201 CR 3. Jodelle Austin    Class Number: 10166

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CHF 351 - UM Human SexualityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Discusses sexuality and its social implications against a background of constantly changing sexual mores, sex role development, alternative conceptualizations of sexuality, and implications for future trends in human interaction. CR 3. Sandra L Caron    Class Number: 8736

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CHF 404 - UM Selected Topics in Child Development and Family Life: FatheringONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Review of specific subject areas in the field. Subject areas vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Patrick P Cheek    Class Number: 10571

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CHF 404 - UM Selected Topics in Child Development and Family Life: Conflict & ViolenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Review of specific subject areas in the field. Subject areas vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Renate Klein    Class Number: 10570

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CHF 404 - UM Selected Topics in Child Development and Family Life: Intl Pers on Gender & ViolenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Review of specific subject areas in the field. Subject areas vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Renate Klein    Class Number: 10572

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This course examines gender and violence from a comparative, international perspective. The goal is to better understand the global dimensions of gender-based violence, examine social, political, cultural and economic factors that promote it, and gain insight into efforts worldwide to create sustainable societies of respect, peace, and social justice. The course is offered online only (BlackBoard).

CHF 452 - UM Violence in the FamilyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Major forms of family violence, including child abuse and neglect, sexual abuse, and spouse abuse, are examined to provide students with an understanding of the development of dysfunctional forms of family interaction, descriptive knowledge on the prevalence of violent relationships at the national and local level, the necessary skills for identifying victims of abuse and the services available to them, and a preliminary understanding of the challenge of designing intervention strategies. CR 3. Patrick P Cheek    Class Number: 8748

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
This course presents computing concepts and technology, and introduces students to productivity applications used in the work place, such as E-mail, the Internet, word-processing, spreadsheets, database management systems, and presentation graphics. Students acquire skills by means of intensive, hands-on work in a computer laboratory. Students can take a CLEP test to waive CIS 100. Prerequisite: The basic skills listed in the CIS 001 course description are assumed. CR 3. Catherine A Demchur-Merry    Class Number: 2797

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents computing concepts and technology, and introduces students to productivity applications used in the work place, such as E-mail, the Internet, word-processing, spreadsheets, database management systems, and presentation graphics. Students acquire skills by means of intensive, hands-on work in a computer laboratory. Students can take a CLEP test to waive CIS 100. Prerequisite: The basic skills listed in the CIS 001 course description are assumed. CR 3. Catherine A Demchur-Merry    Class Number: 2038

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents computing concepts and technology, and introduces students to productivity applications used in the work place, such as E-mail, the Internet, word-processing, spreadsheets, database management systems, and presentation graphics. Students acquire skills by means of intensive, hands-on work in a computer laboratory. Students can take a CLEP test to waive CIS 100. Prerequisite: The basic skills listed in the CIS 001 course description are assumed. CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 2039

CIS 101 - UMA Introduction to Computer ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of computer science. Topics include algorithms, structured programming, expression evaluation, information coding, computer operations, software, networking, the object-based paradigm, the relational model, the information systems development life cycle, and human and organizational factors in information systems. CIS 101 is a foundation course for the CIS degree and a prerequisite to other core courses. Lecture and laboratory. 3 credits. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 2136

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 101 - UMA Introduction to Computer ScienceW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of computer science. Topics include algorithms, structured programming, expression evaluation, information coding, computer operations, software, networking, the object-based paradigm, the relational model, the information systems development life cycle, and human and organizational factors in information systems. CIS 101 is a foundation course for the CIS degree and a prerequisite to other core courses. Lecture and laboratory. 3 credits. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

CIS 110 - UMA Programming FundamentalsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will serve as the initial introduction of programming concepts and techniques to non-programmers. The course will focus on the key concepts common to solving problems by algorithmic thinking, and to the fundamental concepts and techniques common to all high-level programming languages; The course will be taught using a command line version of the Python programming language. CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 5525

CIS 131 - UMA Web Applications and DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A practical, hands-on introduction to the design and development of a web site, this course introduces students with little to no experience in web scripting to the concepts, syntax, and structure of XHTML. The course will also include an introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), an important presentation initiative, and Universal Design, the process of incorporating accessible design features into web pages. The final project-based assignment will assess the comprehensive process of designing, developing, and publishing a personal or professional site on a web server. Prerequisites: CIS 100 or equivalent computer skills or permission of the instructor. 3 cr. CR 3. Carol A Churchill    Class Number: 2040

CIS 135 - UMA Introduction to Information Systems and Applications DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an introduction to information systems development, including topics such as object-oriented development and relational databases. As a result of taking this course, students will be able to develop a small office application by adapting an office productivity package, such as a database and/or spreadsheet, and integrating Web technology. Students will work both individually and in groups to specify requirements and develop solutions that enhance productivity and managerial decision making. Prerequisite: MAT 111 or successful placement testing. Students are assumed to have the equivalent of CIS 100. CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 2041

CIS 212 - UMA Introduction to Visual Basic ProgrammingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
In this introductory programming concepts course, students will gain an understanding of logic, flow control, and object-oriented structures as well as hands-on experience in developing interfaces, objects, and controls using a variety of design approaches. Visual Basic introduces and applies concepts of object-oriented, event-driven, structured programming to create end-user mobile, web, office, and database applications. Prerequisites: CIS 110 or permission of the instructor. 3 credits. CR 3.    Class Number: 2042

CIS 214 - UMA Introduction to Java ProgrammingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is an introduction to O-O programming using JAVA. The course has a structured laboratory component. Students will learn to design and implement a graphical user interface and be introduced to Internet programming. Prerequisite: CIS 110 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 2149

CIS 215 - UMA Introduction to C++ ProgrammingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents an introduction to the object oriented version of the C programming language, C++. The course will address object-oriented program design issues as well as the tools and techniques of application of C++. Students will read and write programs dealing with data structures and a variety of other topics. Prerequisites: CIS 210 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 2150

CIS 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 18
(Cross-listed with NUR 225.) This course will provide students with a survey of topics in the health informatics area. Examining computer's emerging role in delivery, management and analysis of health care, and how it impacts all stakeholders in health care arena. Competency skill sets include: Analytical assessment of medical information (both spatial and non-spatial) Systems Analysis and modeling and Project Management. Prerequisite CIS 100. 3 credits. CR 3. Martha Vrana-Bossart    Class Number: 2795

CIS 240 - UMA Networking ConceptsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an introduction to telecommunications and networking. Topics covered include basic terms, concepts, equipment, protocols, and standards; network evolution and architecture; public and local networks; data security; the economics of network communication; network services; and the impact of data networks. Prerequisite: CIS 101 and MAT 30 or higher, or permission of instructor CR 3. Raquel Hicks    Class Number: 2151

CIS 280 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Students will spend part of one year working within an organization on a problem whose solution involves information systems technology. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor CR 3.    Class Number: 2152

CIS 303 - UMA Management Information SystemsW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with Bua 303) This course emphasizes the use of information technology in managing organizations. Topics include fundamentals of MIS, decision theory, problem solving, information systems development from the managers perspective, MIS applications, competitive uses of information technology, information resource management, and electronic commerce. The management case approach will be used to analyze MIS situations. Prerequisite: CIS 100 or CIS 101 or CIS 135, and BUA/JUS/POS 223, or permission of instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

CIS 303 - UMA Management Information SystemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with Bua 303) This course emphasizes the use of information technology in managing organizations. Topics include fundamentals of MIS, decision theory, problem solving, information systems development from the managers perspective, MIS applications, competitive uses of information technology, information resource management, and electronic commerce. The management case approach will be used to analyze MIS situations. Prerequisite: CIS 100 or CIS 101 or CIS 135, and BUA/JUS/POS 223, or permission of instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: 2390

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 330 - UMA Systems AnalysisONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides the study of methods used in analyzing needs for information and specifying requirements for an application system. Topics covered include the concept of the system life-cycle, the iterative nature of the process of analysis and design, and the traditional and object-based methodology for developing a logical specification for a system. Prerequisites: CIS 303. 3Cr CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 4287

CIS 333 - UMA Web Programming: PHPONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This hands on course is designed to provide the student with a theoretical foundation and applied skills required to use PHP as a Web publishing and data management tool. Functional examples and comprehensive hands on lab activities will reinforce the concepts presented and will demonstrate how PHP and MySQL go hand in hand to dynamically generate e-commerce Web sites. Prerequisite: CIS 131 and CIS 212 CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 2156

CIS 341 - UMA TCP/IPONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides in-depth coverage of the TCP/IP network protocol and also covers distributed network applications, both on local area (LAN) and wide-area (WAN) networks. Prerequisite: CIS240 or permission of the instructor CR 3. William H Backman    Class Number: 12726

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 350 - UMA Database Design and ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course covers the implementation of information systems through database design and use of a database management system. The course examines database models, such as the relational, entity-relationship and object-oriented database models, as well as how to administer shared data. Prerequisite: MAT 112, CIS 135 and CIS 330 (or concurrent with CIS 330). CR 3. J Gregory Jolda    Class Number: 12734

CIS 360 - UMA Geographical Information SystemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to discuss the various issues of using spatial data contained in information systems to aid decision makers. The use of a Geographical Information System (GIS) gives the user a valuable tool in the decision-making process by combining the power of the database with the power of a graphical presentation tool to identify trends and other information hidden within the information system. Topics include fundamental cartographic issues, properties of spatial data, processing spatial data, presentation of spatial information, and GIS operations. Prerequisite: CIS I 0 I or Permission of the instructor CR 3. Robert S Bistrais    Class Number: 12739

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 380 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Students will spend part of one year working within an organization on a problem whose solution involves information systems technology. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor. May be repeated for credit. CR 3.    Class Number: 2154

CIS 410 - UMA Software EngineeringM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an opportunity for students to practice key elements of the software development life cycle while working as part of a team of developers. Students will become familiar with the key deliverables, processes and reviews that comprise a large software development effort. Prerequisites: CIS 312 or CIS 314 or CIS 354. 3 credits. CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

CIS 438 - UMA Electronic CommerceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
In this course students will explore strategies for conducting business online and discuss the related technological issues of developing an electronic commerce Web site (privacy policies, fair information practices and secure connections). Students will obtain hands on experience configuring an online shopping cart to engage the buying public in electronic transactions. Students will design and develop a functional transaction-enabled business-to -consumer Web site for an online information business using an open source product called OSCommerce. In addition to site development, the web development process will include facilitating a focus group, conducting a survey, and performing a usability test. Prerequisite: CIS 131, CIS 135, CIS 333 CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 2158

CIS 440 - UMA Network SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
In this course, we will take an in-depth look at network security concepts and techniques. We will examine theoretical concepts that make the world of security unique. Also, this course will adopt a practical, hands-on approach when examining networking security techniques. Along with examining different network strategies, this course will explore the advancement of network implementation as well as timeless problem solving strategies. Prerequisite CIS 240 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 4288

CIS 480 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Students will spend part of one year working within an organization on a problem whose solution involves information systems technology. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: CIS330 and either CIS335 or CIS350. CR 3.    Class Number: 2155

CLA 101 - UM Greek Literature in English TranslationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of Greek literature. No knowledge of Greek is necessary. CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 8749

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CLA 400 - UM Hero: Myth and MeaningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
The idea of the hero has been important in culture and art since the earliest epic. What is heroism? What defines the hero? How does a person become a hero and what do you do afterward? These are all questions that the great epic stories from the past and the world of the media today seek to address and answer. This course looks at ancient epics dealing with the hero and brings hero tales through time to today. We look at myth, legend and lived experience, with special attention to the world of the heroes as articulated through their representation in literature, art, music and film. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 10900

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CLE 100 - UMFK Introduction to Conservation Law EnforcementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3.    Class Number: 12370

CMJ 236 - UM Journalism Writing and EditingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Intensive introduction to news writing and editing, with emphasis on accuracy, style, as well as grammar, spelling and usage. Students must earn a B or better in CMJ 236 and pass a writing exam to continue taking professional courses in the Journalism Major. Prerequisite: ENG 101 with a "C-" or Higher OR (HON 111 & 112 with a "C" or Higher) CR 3. Benjamin Lawrence Wyman    Class Number: 10197

CMJ 236 - UM Journalism Writing and EditingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Intensive introduction to news writing and editing, with emphasis on accuracy, style, as well as grammar, spelling and usage. Students must earn a B or better in CMJ 236 and pass a writing exam to continue taking professional courses in the Journalism Major. Prerequisite: ENG 101 with a "C-" or Higher OR (HON 111 & 112 with a "C" or Higher) CR 3.    Class Number: 10198

CMJ 425 - UM Health Campaigns: Service LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This is an online service-learning course that introduces students to the theory, design and implementation of health campaigns. Students will obtain practical, real-world experience working in groups with a community partner on a health campaign, helping to meet a community health need. Junior Standing CR 3. Claire F Sullivan    Class Number: 10665

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

CMS 102 - USM Intro to CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students with an overview and brief history of the field of communication, introduces them to theory development and the research process, and illustrates how communication theories can be applied to everyday life. Students will explore communication in a variety of contexts, including intrapersonal, organizational, intercultural, and mass communication. This course satisfies the Socio-Cultural Analysis requirement in the core curriculum. Cr. 3.. CR 3. Julie A Zink    Class Number: 7522

CMS 102 - USM Intro to CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students with an overview and brief history of the field of communication, introduces them to theory development and the research process, and illustrates how communication theories can be applied to everyday life. Students will explore communication in a variety of contexts, including intrapersonal, organizational, intercultural, and mass communication. This course satisfies the Socio-Cultural Analysis requirement in the core curriculum. Cr. 3.. CR 3. Leonard J Shedletsky    Class Number: 7521

CMS 242 - USM Communication and Social MediaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Social media have influenced and altered patterns of human communication and interaction. This course explores social media dynamics including communication in a networked public culture, interpersonal communication online, privacy and information security, social media production and work, media ecologies, and managing media and information in a networked and highly connected world. CR 3. Maureen Ebben    Class Number: 7868

CMS 265 - USM Intrapersonal CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines our ability to use what we know and feel in order to send, receive, and store information. Whether stimuli come from an external source or from within the self, the focus of intrapersonal communication is on the ways in which we process those stimuli, our ability to make sense out of our experiences, to remember, to retrieve information from memory, and to create messages at whatever level of consciousness, and no matter how many people are involved, in face-to-face or mediated communication. Prerequisites: CMS 102 and CMS 103. Cr. 3. Leonard J Shedletsky    Class Number: 6348

CMS 274 - USM Writing for the MediaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This writing-intensive course is designed to provide students with an overview of media writing. Students will be introduced to radio and television commercial writing, broadcast journalism, and fiction and non-fiction scriptwriting. Prerequisite: College Writing Cr. 3. David P Pierson    Class Number: 6872

CMS 310 - USM Topics in Media Criticism II: Cinema and WomenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A selection of courses varying in content from term to term. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Students should consult their media studies advisor for detailed descriptions. Prerequisite: College Writing. Cr. 3. Rebecca Bryant Lockridge    Class Number: 7112

CMS 330 - USM Theories of Interpersonal CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A study of the current thinking in interpersonal communication which emphasizes specific theories of human interaction. Students will be exposed to research in the interpersonal setting and will apply findings to their personal relationships. The course will help students foster effective traditional and nontraditional relationships with a variety of people. Prerequisite: CMS 102 Cr. 3. Maureen Ebben    Class Number: 6349

CMS 375 - USM Meaning and CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the assignment of meaning to verbal behavior, especially conversational exchange. Researchers have paid special attention to the ways in which words and actions take on meaning in context. We will focus on the full communicative event involving talk, i.e., context, pragmatics, grammatical structures, conversational structures, and types of meaning. A central question of the course is: How do people interpret what other people say? The course makes use of close reading and discussion of theory as well as the collection and analysis of naturally occurring spontaneous spoken and written discourse. Prerequisites: CMS 102. CR 3. Leonard J Shedletsky    Class Number: 5827

Class Notes: This online course has synchronous, online meetings on the following 5 Thursdays from 4:10-6:40 via Adobe Connect: September 8, October 6, October 20, November 3, December 1.

CMS 380 - USM Film Genres: Film NoirONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course will explore a genre found in film history. The genre selected for any given semester could be taken from such established ones as science fiction, horror, screwball comedies, musicals, or film noir. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. 3 cr Prerequisite College Writing CR 3. David P Pierson    Class Number: 7069

CMS 390 - USM Theories of Organizational CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to introduce students to organization theory and behavior through the medium of metaphor. Using different metaphors, the course draws attention to significant aspects of the process of organizing, and provides a means for understanding and managing organizational situations. Students are responsible for conducting on-site field studies and preparing written and oral presentations of their findings. Prerequisites: CMS 102 and CMS 103. CR 3. Russell J Kivatisky    Class Number: 5828

CMS 430 - USM Communication InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An in-depth experience in specific areas of communication acquired in the field. Students will focus their efforts in an area related to their choice of communication expertise (i.e., organizational communication, mass communication, interpersonal communication). Prerequisites: COM major, junior or senior standing Pass/fail only. Credit variable (1-15). CR 1. Russell J Kivatisky    Class Number: 5829

CMS 480 - USM Gender CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Gender is a central organizing principle in society, and ideas about gender are expressed is through communication. How are language and communication gendered? What does research say about gender in the workplace, media, and educational settings? Such questions will be explored with the goal to increase awareness of gender communication. CR 3. Maureen Ebben    Class Number: 7867

COE 313 - UMM Community Experience: Internship & SeminarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course is meant to provide a professional experience for the student who has identified a specific career objective or graduate school objective and is interested in gaining significant experience in that field. This may be a volunteer or a paid position and may be combined with additional readings and literature research related to either the position itself or the student's specific career objective. A formal approval process is followed in which students meet with the faculty advisor with expertise in the area of interest and specify individual learning objectives for the community experience. The approval process precedes registration. After approval, students will attend a mandatory orientation workshop/meeting prior to the community experience and upon completion will attend a mandatory summative workshop/meeting. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: PSY 211 and junior or senior standing. Additional prerequisites dependent upon proposed experience, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Meghan W Duff    Class Number: 4079

COL 214 - UMA Professionalism in the WorkplaceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This seminar course is designed to enable students to transition into professional roles. Students will learn how to present themselves positively and foster professional relationships. Emphasis will also be placed on understanding organizational structures and cultures, and on developing communication and interpersonal skills essential for succeeding in a professional environment. Prerequisite: Any COM course and social science core course; or permission of the instructor. CR 1. Haley Ann Brown    Class Number: 2161

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place among individuals during interpersonal interaction. Typical areas of concern are perceiving others, presenting one's self, conversation and barriers to communication. Activities may include games, exercises and role playing. CR 3. Linda S Buckmaster    Class Number: 2665

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
Concerned with verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place among individuals during interpersonal interaction. Typical areas of concern are perceiving others, presenting one's self, conversation and barriers to communication. Activities may include games, exercises and role playing. CR 3. Rita Jeanne Pare-Peters    Class Number: 2800

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place among individuals during interpersonal interaction. Typical areas of concern are perceiving others, presenting one's self, conversation and barriers to communication. Activities may include games, exercises and role playing. CR 3. Rita Jeanne Pare-Peters    Class Number: 2140

Class Notes: Students must also enroll for MSL 100

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place among individuals during interpersonal interaction. Typical areas of concern are perceiving others, presenting one's self, conversation and barriers to communication. Activities may include games, exercises and role playing. CR 3. Carol G Trimble    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place among individuals during interpersonal interaction. Typical areas of concern are perceiving others, presenting one's self, conversation and barriers to communication. Activities may include games, exercises and role playing. CR 3. Rita Jeanne Pare-Peters    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

COM 104 - UMA Communication in Groups and OrganizationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An overview of the purposes and effects of communication in groups and organizations. Practical experience in interviewing and participation in various types of discussions. CR 3. Rita Jeanne Pare-Peters    Class Number: 2162

COM 200 - UMFK SpeechONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Focuses on topic selection, preparation, organization, and delivery of informative and persuasive messages. Students prepare and submit videos and text documents of their speeches. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer terms. CR 3. Joseph B Zubrick    Class Number: 12067

COM 205 - UMA Forms of Social InfluenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with PSY205.) An assessment of the process whereby humans influence other humans to voluntarily believe or do what they wish them to believe or do: primary emphasis is the interpersonal exchange. Forms include modeling, requesting, bargaining, persuading, demanding, conditioning, group influence, and coercion. Media and written persuasion are also considered. Student performance is a part of this course. Prerequisite: COM101, 102, 104 or 106, or permission CR 3. Elizabeth McCue-Herlihy    Class Number: 2600

COM 375 - UMA Social NetworksONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to the essentials of social network theory and the methods of social network analysis, the study of patterns in communication and affiliation. Online, in groups, and friends, you are who you know. Prerequisite: SOC 101 or COM 205 or PSY 205. 3 Credits (this course is cross listed with Soc 375) CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 2170

CON 252 - USM Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the basic concepts of human nutrition and their application to the needs of human beings throughout the life cycle. Discussion of factors affecting food practices and attitudes is included. Prerequisites: Anatomy & Physiology II. Cr 3. CR 3. Meredith B Wood-Masteka    Class Number: 7152

CON 252 - USM Human NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the basic concepts of human nutrition and their application to the needs of human beings throughout the life cycle. Discussion of factors affecting food practices and attitudes is included. Prerequisites: Anatomy & Physiology II. Cr 3. CR 3. Ashlan Slade Oberholtzer    Class Number: 7153

CON 321 - USM Health-Related ResearchONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Introduction to health-related research with an emphasis on understanding the research process and becoming a consumer of research. Critique of health-related research findings to health professions and their application to professional practice is a major component of this course. CON 322 is a Writing Intensive course. For nursing majors, CON 321 must be completed before taking any 400-level nursing course. Prerequisite: PSY 105, LCC 150, or MAT 120. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 7472

CON 356 - USM Concepts in Community HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces the concepts and principles basic to the development and maintenance of the community's health. The epidemiological process guides the survey of current major health issues. The course focuses on the health issues of groups in the community at local, state, national, and global levels. CR 3. Judy Bradberry    Class Number: 7003

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores common information technologies and their application. Examines computer based applications including operating systems, file managers, word processors, electronic spreadsheets, database management systems, presentation graphics, electronic communication tools. Develops competence in locating, interpreting, analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating, and communicating information in both print and electronic media. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 4. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 12097

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores common information technologies and their application. Examines computer based applications including operating systems, file managers, word processors, electronic spreadsheets, database management systems, presentation graphics, electronic communication tools. Develops competence in locating, interpreting, analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating, and communicating information in both print and electronic media. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 4. Anthony Gauvin    Class Number: 12096

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores common information technologies and their application. Examines computer based applications including operating systems, file managers, word processors, electronic spreadsheets, database management systems, presentation graphics, electronic communication tools. Develops competence in locating, interpreting, analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating, and communicating information in both print and electronic media. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 4. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 12098

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Explores common information technologies and their application. Examines computer based applications including operating systems, file managers, word processors, electronic spreadsheets, database management systems, presentation graphics, electronic communication tools. Develops competence in locating, interpreting, analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating, and communicating information in both print and electronic media. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 4. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 12095

COS 103 - UM Introduction to SpreadsheetsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Topics include design and use of spreadsheets to solve problems using formulas, charts and data functions.  Credit does not count towards the COS major. This course assumes practical skills with the Windows operating system. CR 1. Carol A Roberts    Class Number: 10208

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

COS 115 - UM Web Design in HTML/XHTML/CSSONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Teaches the fundamentals of Web page design using HTML/XHTML. Topics include text formatting, links, images, tables, forms and style sheets. This course assumes practical skills with the Windows operating system. CR 3. Carol A Roberts    Class Number: 10368

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

COS 140 - UMF Introduction to Computer ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Using the framework of problem solving and programming in the object-oriented paradigm, this course introduces the fundamental concepts and techniques of Computer Science. Students learn how to develop problem solutions by integrating pre-defined or user-defined data objects and the control algorithms that make use of the objects. Topics include object design and use, algorithmic control structures, interactive and file-based input/output and some basic structured data objects such as strings, arrays, lists and tables. CR 4. Christopher L Bennett    Class Number: 1222

COS 160 - USM Structured Problem Solving: JavaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the use of digital computers for problem solving, employing the Java programming language as a vehicle. Content includes elementary control structures and data representation methods provided by Java and the object-oriented programming methodology. Course requirements include a substantial number of programming projects. This course must be taken concurrently with COS 170. Offered each semester. Prerequisite: successful completion of the USM mathematics proficiency requirement. Cr 3. CR 3. Robert F Boothe    Class Number: 5833

Class Notes: Students must sign up for matching lab section COS170-0004.

COS 170 - USM Structured Programming LaboratoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Computational experiments will be designed to teach students how to construct reliable software using Java. Topics to be covered include: Windows system, conditional program flow, iteration, procedures and functions, and symbolic debugging. Offered each semester. This course must be taken concurrently with COS 160. Cr 1. CR 1. Robert F Boothe    Class Number: 6895

Class Notes: Students must sign up for COS160-0004 to register for this lab.

COS 200 - USM Introduction to Cyber SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the fundamentals of cyber security and information assurance. Students will develop a knowledge base for defining and recognizing both online threats and potential targets. Students will develop intellectual tools for evaluating relative risks within cyberspace. Students will apply theories and best practices for addressing potential costs of countermeasures for cyber attacks. Lab Fee. (3 credits) Prerequisites: COS 160/170 or ITT 181 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Edward Sihler    Class Number: 7942

COS 206 - UMFK Introduction to Information SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: COS 103 or taken concurrently. Co-requisites: None. Explores information security and assurance issues using a multidisciplinary approach. Examines security policies, models, and mechanisms for secrecy, integrity, availability and usage. Covers operating system models and mechanisms for mandatory and discretionary controls, data models, basic cryptography and its applications, security in computer networks and distributed systems, inspection and protection of information assets, detection of and reaction to threats to information assets, and examination of pre- and post-incident procedures, technical and managerial responses and an overview of the Information Security Planning and Staffing functions. Emphasizes development of awareness and appreciation of information security and assurance issues with projects tailored to student career/academic goals. 3 credit Hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 12104

COS 342 - UMFK Cyber-Computer Ethics & Social ResponsibilitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: COS 206 Introduction to Information Security or Instructor permission. Explores the interactions between cyber/computers and new ethical challenges that society must deal with on an ongoing basis. Provides a framework for decision-making in many fields. Examines, through the lens of Cyber/Computer Ethics, concepts including the economic, social, cultural, and global impacts of technology. Provides opportunities for discussion and analysis of relevant privacy, intellectual property, censorship and freedom of speech, netiquette, computing resource utilization, copyright, and Federal and State regulations as they pertain to ethics and social responsibility in Cyberspace. Students will read, understand, analyze, and comment on ideas from diverse ethical perspectives and formulate critical arguments. Explores, through readings, weekly review questions, chapter and discussion exercises current ethical dilemmas. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 12121

COS 354 - UMFK Network SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: COS 338, ELC 200 or COS 206 or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Provides a fundamental understanding of network security principles and implementation. Covers the technologies used and principles involved in creating a secure computer networking environment. Provides the student a variety on hands-on and case project opportunities that reinforce the concepts. Explores authentication, attack types and malicious code, threats and countermeasures, securing e-mail, Web applications, remote access, file and print services, security topologies, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, physical security concepts, security policies, disaster recovery, and computer forensics. 4 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 4. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 12123

COS 360 - UMFK Computer Organization/Assembly LanguageONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: Upper level programming language course or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Explores architecture of computing systems including microprocessor control systems. Includes control unit logic, input/output processing and devices, asynchronous processing, concurrency, parallelism, and memory issues. Demonstrates a number of algorithms using a representative low level programming language. 3 credit hours. Offered even Fall. CR 3. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 12129

COS 374 - UMFK Operating Systems SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: COS 206 or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Provides a fundamental understanding of both client and server operating system security concepts and techniques. Explores vulnerability assessment, configuration and maintenance, operating system features and other tools commonly employed to achieve and maintain protection of computer resources. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 12130

CRJ 105 - UMFK Introduction to Criminal JusticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Examines basic systems and problems of American criminal justice system; provides an appreciation of historical background and impact on society. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. J Darrell Ouellette    Class Number: 12373

CRJ 108 - UMFK Constitutional LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course will expose students to an overview constitutional law. Students will review the traditional structure of the federal government and the judiciary as it applies to constitutional law. Students will learn that the study of the Constitution is typically that of law and doctrine as developed in Supreme Court decisions. Emphasis and greater attention will be given to the historical aspects and the political dynamics of constitutional law. Additionally, constitutional law will focus on the criminal justice system and the Ten Amendments to the Constitution. 3 credit hours. Offered even Fall and Summer terms. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12375

CRJ 215 - UMFK Principles of InvestigationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. A basic study of the role of the law enforcement officer in investigating crimes. Attention given to processing crime scenes, interviewing techniques, basic techniques used in investigation of specific crimes. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. J Darrell Ouellette    Class Number: 12376

CRJ 332 - UMPI Juvenile Justice and DelinquencyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Give the student an all-encompossing overview of juveniles as they relate to the criminal justice system. Theories are examined in context to juvenile an ddelinquency causation, followed by an exploration of comparisons between the juvenile and adult justice systems. CR 3. Heather Marie Ouellette    Class Number: 11978

CRM 220 - USM Research Methods in CriminologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is an introduction to methodological issues in criminology. The emphasis is on critical evaluation and application of the basic instruments of inquiry. Students will learn how to "do" criminology, as well as how to assess existing criminological literature. Prerequisite:CRM 100 or permission. CR 3. Vanessa Perez    Class Number: 5843

CSE 115 - UMM Business Spreadsheet ApplicationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course provides an introduction to basic, intermediate and advanced spreadsheet functions. Topics covered include creating, presenting and analyzing worksheets, charts and graphs, templates, filter lists, macros and hyperlinks. Students will complete and present a practical business spreadsheet as a final project. Uses Microsoft Excel and/or open source software. CR 3. Nickey A Dubey    Class Number: 3452

DEA 102 - UMA Biodental Sciences IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Introduces the essentials of microbiology, dental and oral anatomy, general pathology, pharmacology and medical/ dental emergencies as they relate to the dental assistants role in patient care. Prerequisite: BIO100, DEA 152. CR 3.    Class Number: 2172

Class Notes: DEA 102 is a web-based course that will require students to log on at a specific time to participate in an interactive course through Adobe Connect, a software system that allows multi way communication and presentation sharing.

DEA 201 - UMA Preclinical Dental Assisting TheoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Introduces the dental assisting student to the care and use of dental equipment and dental assisting skills, with emphasis on operative dentistry procedures. Prerequisite: DA major or permission of instructor. CR 2.    Class Number: 2177

DEH 203 - UMA Dental RadiologyW 1:00 PM-2:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topics include ionizing radiation, the history of x-rays, their production and properties, radiation measurement, radiation hazards and principles of radiation safety. Covers theory and practice of exposing, processing, mounting and interpreting dental radiographs. Prerequisite: Enrollment in Dental Health Program, or high school diploma with six months clinical dental office experience and instructor permission., Co-requisites: DEH 201 or DEA 101 and DEH 204. CR 2. Tricia Ann Spearin    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

DEH 380 - UMA Preclinical Expanded FunctionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Reviews the essentials of dental anatomy, basic chairside functions, and dental materials. Emphasis is placed on restorative dentistry for EFDA trained auxiliaries as governed by the Maine Dental Practice Act. Prerequisite: Admissions to EFDA curriculum. (4 hours lecture, 4 hours laboratory.) 6 cr. CR 6. Rebekah Kaufman Blanchette    Class Number: 2222

DEH 489 - UMA Current Concepts in Dental Hygiene IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers selected advanced topics or areas within the professional practice of dental hygiene. Content may vary. Course can be repeated for credit with departmental approval. Prerequisite: DEH351, DEH353, or departmental approval. CR 3. Nancy Lynn Foster    Class Number: 2725

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course will meet live only once, date TBA. The rest of the course material will be delivered via the web.

DIG 500 - UM Introduction to Digital CurationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
As the introductory course to the Digital Curation program, this class surveys the variety of digital artifacts that we consciously or unconsciously create and consume today, with a focus on how to collect and manage digitized and born-digital artifacts and their related data. Students learn technical skills such as how to digitize analog documents, photographs, and videos, as well as curatorial knowledge such as how selection criteria vary as a function of type of institution (archives v. libraries v. museums) and field (art v. archeology). The course also reviews methods for ensuring the ongoing integrity of the artifact and laws governing the acquisition and use of intellectual property, such as how copyright extends to images, editions, and future versions of a work. CR 3. Richard V Hollinger    Class Number: 11010

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

DIG 500 - UM Introduction to Digital CurationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
As the introductory course to the Digital Curation program, this class surveys the variety of digital artifacts that we consciously or unconsciously create and consume today, with a focus on how to collect and manage digitized and born-digital artifacts and their related data. Students learn technical skills such as how to digitize analog documents, photographs, and videos, as well as curatorial knowledge such as how selection criteria vary as a function of type of institution (archives v. libraries v. museums) and field (art v. archeology). The course also reviews methods for ensuring the ongoing integrity of the artifact and laws governing the acquisition and use of intellectual property, such as how copyright extends to images, editions, and future versions of a work. CR 3. Richard V Hollinger    Class Number: 11011

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

DIG 540 - UM Digital Collections and ExhibitionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course covers the technical means and social consequences of assembling and sharing cultural data and artifacts. Topics include the fundamentals of relational databases; a survey of collection management packages, both proprietary and open-source; and an introduction to the special concerns and programming concepts necessary to customize off-the-shelf database solutions for domain and content appropriateness. DIG 500 and DIG 510 are strongly recommended. CR 3. John P Bell    Class Number: 11034

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

DIG 540 - UM Digital Collections and ExhibitionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course covers the technical means and social consequences of assembling and sharing cultural data and artifacts. Topics include the fundamentals of relational databases; a survey of collection management packages, both proprietary and open-source; and an introduction to the special concerns and programming concepts necessary to customize off-the-shelf database solutions for domain and content appropriateness. DIG 500 and DIG 510 are strongly recommended. CR 3. John P Bell    Class Number: 11035

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

DIG 580 - UM Digital Curation InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Digital Curation Internships provide valuable experiential learning in an emerging and changing field that provides complex challenges. An internship experience is essential to the certificate program, providing students with current and vital knowledge and skills they will need in the workplace. Internships provide students opportunities to reinforce their academic learning, and provide opportunities to establish professional contacts. Because our digital curation curriculum is online, and because our students will be located in many different places, we offer two internships: place-based and virtual. Place-based internships can be at an institution within or close to the University of Maine or near the location of the student's residence. Prerequisites: DIG 500 and DIG 510 CR 1. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 11106

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

DIG 580 - UM Digital Curation InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Digital Curation Internships provide valuable experiential learning in an emerging and changing field that provides complex challenges. An internship experience is essential to the certificate program, providing students with current and vital knowledge and skills they will need in the workplace. Internships provide students opportunities to reinforce their academic learning, and provide opportunities to establish professional contacts. Because our digital curation curriculum is online, and because our students will be located in many different places, we offer two internships: place-based and virtual. Place-based internships can be at an institution within or close to the University of Maine or near the location of the student's residence. Prerequisites: DIG 500 and DIG 510 CR 1. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 11105

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

DIS 530 - UM Disability PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Analyze the historical context of current disability policy. Critically examine the major federal legislative policies that guide disability responses. Apply, compare, and contrast multiple models of policy analysis to the examination of policy and identification of needed policy change and policy advocacy. CR 3. Elizabeth Depoy    Class Number: 10624

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

DRA 265 - UMA The American MovieONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of the sources of American film making, its historical development, its impact on our culture and movies as a mirror of that culture. Attention will be given to aesthetic and critical evaluations of the cinema. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Christopher D Bates    Class Number: 5710

ECE 391 - USM Math in Early Childhood EducONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 7907

ECE 515 - UM Random Variables and Stochastic ProcessesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Engineering applications of probability theory. Analysis of random variables, random processes and stochastic models. Introduction to the analysis and optimization of linear systems with random inputs. (Fall.) Prerequisite: Graduate Standing and STS 332 or equivalent CR 3. Ali Abedi    Class Number: 10113

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECE 543 - UM Microelectronic Devices IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Physics, engineering and design of deep-submicron Si devices used in microelectronic circuits; non-Si devices used for Photonics; and novel quantum-mechanical single-electron devices. (Fall.) Prerequisite: ECE 343 CR 3. Rosemary L Smith    Class Number: 9629

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECE 573 - UM MicroprogrammingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Fundamentals of microcoding and the design of microcoded systems including bit slice design. (Fall.) Prerequisite: ECE 275 and ECE 471 CR 3. Bruce E Segee    Class Number: 8861

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECH 538 - UMF Collaboration with Families and CommunitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
The course presents strategies for educators to develop supportive family and community relationships. The multiple roles played by early educators are examined as they design and implement collaborative relationships with families and communities for the purpose of mutual support within inclusive settings. The course critically analyzes theoretical paradigms and current research, with a particular focus on the ecological system from the most immediate environments inhabited by the child to the most distant (i.e. federal agencies, belief systems). This course will fulfill a course towards attainment of the Maine state Birth-5 081 teaching certificate. CR 3. Patricia Williams    Class Number: 13000

Class Notes: This is a blended course with 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 17, October 29, and December 3 from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM, and online instruction, including, but not limited to, synchronous online class meetings on Wednesdays, August 31, October 12 and November 16 from 7-9 PM.

ECH 540 - UMF Research Methods in Early ChildhoodONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
In this course, students examine research methodologies used in inclusive early childhood settings. Students will investigate and interpret the methods used in existing empirical literature, and will investigate and practice various qualitative and quantitative techniques. The use of ethics in conducting research on young children, their families, and their learning environments is emphasized. CR 3. Donna Karno    Class Number: 13001

Class Notes: This is a blended course with 4 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 10, October 1, November 5 from 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, a non-mandatory class October 19 from 9 AM-noon, and online instruction, including, but not limited to, synchronous online class meetings on Thursdays, September 22, October 20, and December 8 from 7-9 PM.

ECO 100 - UMA Introduction to EconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a survey course in introductory economics involving selected micro and macro topics. Topics will include, but not be limited to: basic market analysis, economic stability, fiscal policy, monetary policy, the federal budget and national debt, the federal reserve, cost/revenue/profit, elasticity of demand, antitrust economics, and economic regulation. Prerequisites: MAT 009, ENG 005, and REA 008. CR 3. Ronald N Norton    Class Number: 2227

ECO 101 - USM Introduction to MacroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An analysis of the basic characteristics, institutions, and activities of modern market economies. Topics discussed include inflation, unemployment, government monetary and fiscal policy, full employment and economic growth. Prerequisite: none. Every semester. Cr 3. CR 3. Michael P Cote    Class Number: 5857

ECO 102 - USM Introduction to MicroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Introduction to the analysis of individual markets: the functioning of prices in a market economy, economic decision making by producers and consumers, and market structure. Topics discussed include consumer preferences and consumer behavior, production theory and production costs, the monopoly firm, and resource pricing. Additional topics are determined by individual instructors. Prerequisite: none. Every semester. Cr 3. CR 3. Michael P Cote    Class Number: 5863

ECO 120 - UM Principles of MicroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Principles of microeconomics and their application to economic issues and problems. Analysis of the economic decision-making of individuals and firms; markets and pricing; monopoly power; income distribution; the role of government intervention in markets. CR 3. Todd M Gabe    Class Number: 8030

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECO 121 - UM Principles of MacroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Principles of macroeconomics and their application to modern economic issues and problems. Analysis of national income and employment; fluctuations in national income; monetary and fiscal policy; control of inflation, unemployment, and growth; and international aspects of macroeconomic performance. Prerequisite: C- or better in MAT 111 CR 3. Travis Lawrence Blackmer    Class Number: 8034

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECO 190 - UM World Food Supply, Population and the EnvironmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Reviews current global resources focusing primarily upon food production and population, and environmental problems relating to food production and distribution. World trade and world trade policy are considered with primary emphasis on food. Other topics include world trade liberalization, genetically modified foods and comparative agricultural systems. CR 3. Aaron Kinyu Hoshide    Class Number: 10316

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECO 201 - UMA MacroeconomicsM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Deals with the economy as a whole, including a study of different economic organizations, income and employment theory, government fiscal and monetary policies, problems of price stability and economic growth. Prerequisite: Knowledge of high school algebra and graphical analysis is assumed. CR 3. Ronald N Norton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Class meets on: 9/12, 9/26, 10/17, 10/31, 11/14, 11/28, and 12/5.

ECO 201 - UMM MacroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An analysis of the behavior and performance of the aggregate, or overall, economy. Focuses on forces determining equilibrium output and income, employment, inflation, growth and economic stability. The role for and effectiveness of government economic (fiscal and monetary) policy is considered. Prerequisite: sophomore standing and MAT 12 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: 3454

ECO 201 - UMM MacroeconomicsT/TH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An analysis of the behavior and performance of the aggregate, or overall, economy. Focuses on forces determining equilibrium output and income, employment, inflation, growth and economic stability. The role for and effectiveness of government economic (fiscal and monetary) policy is considered. Prerequisite: sophomore standing and MAT 12 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ECO 201 - UMA MacroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Deals with the economy as a whole, including a study of different economic organizations, income and employment theory, government fiscal and monetary policies, problems of price stability and economic growth. Prerequisite: Knowledge of high school algebra and graphical analysis is assumed. CR 3. Ronald N Norton    Class Number: 2650

ECO 201 - UMA MacroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Deals with the economy as a whole, including a study of different economic organizations, income and employment theory, government fiscal and monetary policies, problems of price stability and economic growth. Prerequisite: Knowledge of high school algebra and graphical analysis is assumed. CR 3. Ronald N Norton    Class Number: 2132

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. Students must also enroll for MSL 100

ECO 202 - UMA MicroeconomicsM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with the economic theory related to operation of business firms including supply, demand, price determination, production costs, competition, resource markets and international trade and issues. Prerequisite: Knowledge of high school algebra and graphical analysis is assumed. CR 3. Robert Keyes Roper    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ECO 202 - UMA MicroeconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Concerned with the economic theory related to operation of business firms including supply, demand, price determination, production costs, competition, resource markets and international trade and issues. Prerequisite: Knowledge of high school algebra and graphical analysis is assumed. CR 3. Ronald N Norton    Class Number: 2232

ECO 410 - UM Accelerated Introductory EconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An accelerated presentation of the fundamental elements of micro- and macroeconomic theory. Microeconomic topics include consumer and firm behavior, structure and functioning of purely competitive markets, and alternative market structures. Macroeconomic topics include financial system structure, measurement of aggregate economic activity and determinants of economic growth, economic fluctuations, and stabilization policies. Prerequisite: Baccalaureate degree, or Junior/Senior standing and minimum GPA of 3.25, or permission CR 3. Aaron Kinyu Hoshide    Class Number: 10372

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ECO 410 - UM Accelerated Introductory EconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An accelerated presentation of the fundamental elements of micro- and macroeconomic theory. Microeconomic topics include consumer and firm behavior, structure and functioning of purely competitive markets, and alternative market structures. Macroeconomic topics include financial system structure, measurement of aggregate economic activity and determinants of economic growth, economic fluctuations, and stabilization policies. Prerequisite: Baccalaureate degree, or Junior/Senior standing and minimum GPA of 3.25, or permission CR 3. Aaron Kinyu Hoshide    Class Number: 10371

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EDT 400 - UM Integrating Technology for Teaching and LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Pre-service teachers learn technology tools to support teaching and learning in classrooms. Content includes application of technology (ISTE) standards required for teacher certification to instruction and assessment. Required for Elementary Education, Child Development and Family Relations Early Childhood Education option majors, Exercise Science majors, Athletic Training and Secondary English majors. CR 3. Mia Lee Morrison    Class Number: 9492

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EDT 400 - UM Integrating Technology for Teaching and LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Pre-service teachers learn technology tools to support teaching and learning in classrooms. Content includes application of technology (ISTE) standards required for teacher certification to instruction and assessment. Required for Elementary Education, Child Development and Family Relations Early Childhood Education option majors, Exercise Science majors, Athletic Training and Secondary English majors. CR 3. Mia Lee Morrison    Class Number: 9493

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EDT 520 - UM Methods of Teaching with Computer TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides practical and understandable information about integrating technology in K-12 classrooms. Examines tool applications (WD, DB, SS and Telecommunications), multimedia and categories of software. Explores ways these support learning. CR 3. Johanna Prince    Class Number: 10530

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EDT 560 - UM Applying Technology to Assessment in EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Evaluation and integration of technology-based assessment tools for PK-12 schools, including electronic portfolios, digital grading programs and other digital tools. Prerequisite: EDS 520 CR 3. Mia Lee Morrison    Class Number: 10117

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EDT 598 - UM Special Topics in Instructional Technology: Design Networks-Optimize LrnONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Concentrated study of designated topics in instructional technology. Topics may vary depending on faculty and student interest. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing or permission CR 1. Andrew T Wallace    Class Number: 10736

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. When designing networks for schools it is important for technology leaders to understand the why, in order to inform the how. Emphasis will be placed on the function of spaces to maximize utility and optimize learning. Students will learn network design approaches that allow for flexibility and growth. Students will explore networking concepts through the lens of a school renovation or construction project. Starting with a single proof of concept classroom, students will expand their infrastructure design to connected learning spaces, and ultimately tie their solution together as a school wide network.

EDT 598 - UM Special Topics in Instructional Technology: Advanced Instructional DesignONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Concentrated study of designated topics in instructional technology. Topics may vary depending on faculty and student interest. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing or permission CR 1. Peter Schilling    Class Number: 10737

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. EDT 598 Advanced Instructional Design continues EDT540 Instructional Design and Project Management and extends students¿ knowledge of the theory and practice of instructional design as well as introduces students to the practice of research in instructional design. Students will design original 2D and 3D models of physical spaces as well as plan types of instruction and learning that their designs would facilitate. Students will also work with technology mediated approaches to instruction and plan curricula that helps students master content and skills appropriate for the 21st Century information culture. Throughout, students will critically assess the efficacy of their own and each other¿s designs to meet learning objectives.

EDU 100 - UMFK Educational FoundationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. An introductory course to the historical, philosophical, and social foundations of American education. It will explore ways in which sociocultural, philosophical, economic, and political factors impact on the provision and practice of education. Field experience conducting surveys of the views of teachers, administrators, parents, and other members of the community on contemporary issues in education will comprise an important part of the course. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Doris Marie Metz    Class Number: 12566

Class Notes: ***Enrollment restricted to Early College students only***

EDU 160 - UMA Perspectives on Infants, Toddlers and Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to the nature and needs of young children. Developmentally appropriate methods of caregiving will be studied. Interpersonal skills needed for working with young children and their families will be developed through discussion and role playing. Descriptions of services for young children will be presented by professionals working in the field. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 12572

EDU 250 - UMA Foundations of EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed for students interested in entering the teaching profession (K-12). Historical, social, political, and philosophical dimensions of education, as well as current issues, will be examined. This introductory experience will help students gain an appreciation for the multiple aspects of teaching and will assist them in constructing their personal philosophies of teaching. Prerequisite: ENG 101. 3 credits CR 3. Kristina M Paterson McBean    Class Number: 2668

EDU 250 - UMA Foundations of EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed for students interested in entering the teaching profession (K-12). Historical, social, political, and philosophical dimensions of education, as well as current issues, will be examined. This introductory experience will help students gain an appreciation for the multiple aspects of teaching and will assist them in constructing their personal philosophies of teaching. Prerequisite: ENG 101. 3 credits CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 2233

EDU 261 - UMPI Educational Technology in the ClassroomONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Prerequisites: Edu 150 and Edu 200. Practical experience incorporating technology into the instructional process and an examination of issues relevant to the role of technology in public schools. Educational software is used to develop, implement, and assess classroom lessons. Assignments include a broad range of creative technology use in educational settings. CR 3. Nadene Mathes    Class Number: 12244

EDU 311 - UMPI Assessments of the Young ChildONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
Explores developmentally appropriate and culturally responsive assessment strategies for physical, congnitive, social, and emotional development birth through eight years. Students will learn to utilize formal/informal instruments for formative/summative evaluations of children. Students will develop skills in using assessments to develop appropriate programs, environments, and activities in early childhood settings. CR 3. Jane E. White-McCall    Class Number: 12724

EDU 325 - UMA Social Studies and the Project Approach for Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to offer teachers and other adults an integrated method of teaching social sciences to young children. This project-oriented approach allows children to engage in their own learning and problem-solving while developing a greater awareness of themselves and family, diverse cultures, and countries. Knowledge acquired in the course helps prepare children to become active, involved citizens of their communities and world. This course fulfills the requirements of the State of Maine Learning Guidelines B-5 and Learning Results for K-3. Prerequisite: PSY100, equivalent or permission 3 credits. CR 3. Erin P C Zaremba    Class Number: 2651

EDU 328 - UMA Creative Development & Art for Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of how art and creativity influence young children and how early childhood educators, parents, and adults who work with children can assist in this process. Students will consider the important role art plays with children who may be handicapped or from a diverse background. This comprehensive introductory course includes an exploration of a variety of materials, activities, and projects that will stimulate creativity in children. Students will study artists and current children's illustrators and review children's books. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 12134

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the Video Conference class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

EDU 328 - UMA Creative Development & Art for Young ChildrenW 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of how art and creativity influence young children and how early childhood educators, parents, and adults who work with children can assist in this process. Students will consider the important role art plays with children who may be handicapped or from a diverse background. This comprehensive introductory course includes an exploration of a variety of materials, activities, and projects that will stimulate creativity in children. Students will study artists and current children's illustrators and review children's books. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

EDU 329 - UMM Elementary Social Studies MethodsT/F 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course focuses on methods to teach elementary social studies curriculum and the diverse ways this component of the curriculum has been, and continues to be, defined in American schools. Students will explore a range of developmentally appropriate teaching strategies and resources that are especially pertinent to historical and cross-cultural topics, but also to procedures that are transferable to teaching other areas of the curriculum. Diffused throughout the course is an appreciation for cultural diversity and the value of looking at situations from multiple perspectives. This course is part of a 40-hour internship partnered with other key courses. Co-requisite: EDU 332 and SED 345. Prerequisite: EDU 327 and successful completion of the Core Academic Skills for Educators Praxis exam, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Daniel Qualls    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: UMM Elementary Education majors should also register for UMFK's EDU 415 Teaching of Science (Fall 2016).

EDU 336 - USM Children's LiteratureONLINE
Sep 7 - Dec 21
This course is a survey of children's literature with special emphasis on the selection of appropriate books for children from preschool through the elementary school years. Cr 3. CR 3. Joyce Martin    Class Number: 5870

EDU 336 - USM Children's LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is a survey of children's literature with special emphasis on the selection of appropriate books for children from preschool through the elementary school years. Cr 3. CR 3. Joyce Martin    Class Number: 5869

EDU 341 - UMPI Infant Toddler DevelopmentONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 9
Examines the needs of infants/toddlers regarding the development of cognition, language, motor skills, social abilities, and family-child relations. Students will explore various theoretical perspectives on infant/toddler development and discuss current issues and challenges associated with the overall well-being of infants/toddlers. This course introduces developmentally appropriate practices for infant/toddler programs. CR 3. Jane E. White-McCall    Class Number: 12725

EDU 351 - UMPI Teaching Elementary ReadingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Prerequisite: Edu 200. Designed to develop an in-depth knowledge of the current theory and practices involved in teaching reading in the elementary school. This class identifies instructional strategies for reading and the language arts, and examines classroom organizational and management techniques. CR 3. Karin Elaine Howe    Class Number: 12242

EDU 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Interventions appropriate for young children and their families are explored. Social policy, chronic life conditions, and methods for empowering families are addressed. The family life cycle and multicultural perspectives are examined in the context of the school, the family, and the community. (Crosslisted with Hus 352) Prerequisite: PSY100. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

EDU 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Interventions appropriate for young children and their families are explored. Social policy, chronic life conditions, and methods for empowering families are addressed. The family life cycle and multicultural perspectives are examined in the context of the school, the family, and the community. (Crosslisted with Hus 352) Prerequisite: PSY100. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 2380

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

EDU 361 - UMA Teaching Science in Elementary SchoolONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide prospective elementary teachers with current methodologies of teaching science by providing theoretical background and pedagogical skills. The course will introduce ways to become an innovative teacher who supports all students in gaining science knowledge through inquiry and discovery. 3 credits. Prerequisites: EDU 250, six credits of science courses as required by MDOE CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 2234

EDU 362 - UMA Language and Literacy in Early ChildhoodONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to teach students how to recognize and implement appropriate environmental strategies that support early literacy development and appropriate early experiences with books and writing. Emphasis is placed on speaking and listening, as well as reading and writing readiness. Prerequisites: HUS 160 and PSY 302 or equivalents or instructor permission. CR 3. Charles Michael Sandberg    Class Number: 2771

EDU 363 - UMA Young Children with Special NeedsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for student who will be working with infants, toddlers, and small children and their families in a variety of careers--human services, social work, education, childcare, nursing, and others. Strategies, service delivery, and designing learning environments for teaching young children with special needs will be addressed. Students will learn about PL 94-145 and IDEA as it pertains to young children through early intervention and early special education. Prerequisite: PSY 100. (Cross-listed with HUS 363) CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 2656

EDU 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Crosslisted with ENG 366) This course is designed to help students become familiar with the world of children's and/or young adult literature and to explore its curricular and recreational uses, critical issues surrounding its use, and instructional methods and contexts for sharing, encouraging, and reading a variety of this literature with students. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Kristina M Paterson McBean    Class Number: 2237

EDU 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Crosslisted with ENG 366) This course is designed to help students become familiar with the world of children's and/or young adult literature and to explore its curricular and recreational uses, critical issues surrounding its use, and instructional methods and contexts for sharing, encouraging, and reading a variety of this literature with students. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Renee Marie Liepold Doucette    Class Number: 2240

EDU 366 - UMPI Teach Math in Elem SchoolONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Prerequisites: Edu 150, Edu 200, Mat 111, and Mat 112. Designed to acquaint students with the foundations of teaching mathematics and to explore content, strategies, materials, organizational structure, and assessment procedures. CR 3.    Class Number: 12241

EDU 371 - UMA Teaching Social Studies in Elementary SchoolONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course prepares students to become effective K -8 social studies educators capable of teaching the content knowledge, intellectual skills, and civic values necessary for becoming a global citizen. Students will learn about effective teaching strategies, assessment tools, interdisciplinary teaching, and curriculum integration. The appropriate use of informational technology is an important element of the course. 3 credits. Prerequisites: EDU 250 or any Introduction to or Foundations of Education course. CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 2241

EDU 380 - UMA Digital Literacy and Technology in Schools.ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
In this course students will investigate what it means to be a literate person in the 21st century. Students will learn and practice traditional and digital strategies for strengthening literacy levels in their content and grade areas. Students will also consider the role of paperless classrooms, cloud computing, and Web 2.0 tools. Prerequisite: ENG 101. 3 credits. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 2242

EDU 387 - UMA Teaching the Exceptional Child in the Regular ClassroomONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to assist pre-service teachers and others to develop an understanding of the characteristics of children and adolescents considered to be exceptional. Students will gain knowledge of effective teaching strategies, interventions, and modifications for exceptional children and adolescents. Prerequisite Eng 101 CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 2244

EDU 387 - UMPI Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive ClassroomsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course focuses on teaching students with special needs in general education classrooms. Understanding the nature and characteristics of learning and behavior problems, instructional strategies, differentiated learning, education regulations, and modifications for specific categories of disability are covered. CR 3. William A Breton    Class Number: 12113

EDU 390A - UMA Methods of Teaching Art (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11745

EDU 390B - UMA Methods of Teaching English (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11746

EDU 390C - UMA Methods of Teaching Life Science (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11747

EDU 390D - UMA Methods of Teaching Physical Science (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11748

EDU 390F - UMA Methods of Teaching Mathematics (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11749

EDU 390G - UMA Methods of Teaching Social Studies (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11750

EDU 390J - UMA Methods of Teaching Health (7-12)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of general and specific methods for teaching in the secondary school. Methods and problems related to teaching and learning in the student's major field will be emphasized. Formative and summative assessments, differentiated instruction, and curriculum design are among the topics addressed (3 credits). Prerequisites: ENG 101; EDU 250; (PSY 345 or EDU 387); PRAXIS I passed; PRAXIS II attempted or scheduled. CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 11751

EDU 395 - UMPI Internship in Teacher EducatioONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Prerequisites: Edu 150 and Edu 200, completion of Professional Education sequence or permission of instructor. Observation and participation including sequential teaching in a K-12 setting in preparation for student teaching. CR 3. Daniel E Ross    Class Number: 12643

Class Notes: Students with questions related to EDU395 or who need assistance to enroll in EDU 395 should contact Shara Gardner. Shara can be reached via email at shara.gardner@maine.edu or via voice at (207) 768-9419.

EDU 415 - UMFK Teaching of ScienceT/F 9:30 AM-10:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisite: Junior Standing or permission of instructor. This course explores the major disciplines of science taught in an elementary and middle level education program, as outlined in the State of Maine Learning Results (1997). The course covers: Motion, Energy, Ecology, and the Evolution and Classification of Life, Cells, Earth Science, the Structure of the Universe and the Implications of Science and Technology. Blended throughout the units are the concepts of scientific reasoning, communication, inquiry, and problem solving. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Bruno G Hicks    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

EDU 454 - UMFK Read and Writing Across the Secondary CurriculumONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: Junior standing or instructor's permission. To have pre-service teachers develop an understanding of the importance of teaching adolescent students reading, writing, thinking, listening and speaking skills in the content areas. To help pre-service teachers develop a knowledge of the best practices and strategies of teaching, reading, writing, thinking, speaking and listening in the content areas. To provide pre-service teachers the opportunity to examine and develop materials appropriate for the content area of their concentration. To provide pre-service teachers with an overview of the use and appropriateness of multiple assessment tools. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Doris Marie Metz    Class Number: 12567

Class Notes: ***Cohort-restricted class section. Not open to general enrollment.***

EDU 552 - UMF Supervision and Evaluation of School PersonnelONLINE
Sep 17 - Dec 10
This course provides an overview of supervisory practice in public schools. It draws upon effective schools, effective teaching, teacher and adult development, and supervisory practice literature as a foundation for direct assistance to teachers and general supervisory work. The course includes Maine State Law regarding hiring and dismissal practices, just cause, contract issues, dismissal, non-renewal, progressive discipline, and complaint investigation. CR 3. Sandra J MacArthur    Class Number: 12995

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, October 1, November 5 and December 3 from 9:00 AM -2:30 PM.

EDU 559 - USM Aspects of Reading for Multilingual LearnersONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the role of literacy in the K-12 and adult classroom for linguistically and culturally diverse learners in local and global contexts. A critical analysis of the developmental nature of the reading process as it applies to young learners, as well as application to older learners with varying degrees of first language literacy, is a major emphasis. An examination of first language and cultural and linguistic diversity influences on reading in a second language and multiliteracies in the light of current applied linguistics research is also a major emphasis. Cr 3. CR 3. Alexander Lapidus    Class Number: 7361

EDU 561 - USM Aspects of the English LanguageONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is a practical course for the prospective or continuing ESL teacher which will examine the various linguistic elements of the English language and their relevance to the teaching process of English as a Second or Other Language. We will be focusing on analyzing the grammatical and phonological aspects of the English language as well as looking at morphology and lexis, semantics, and such social aspects of the language as register and speech variation. Primary emphasis will be placed on a better understanding of English through class discussion, oral presentations, and practical application for teaching in the ESL classroom. CR 3. Alexander Lapidus    Class Number: 6823

EDU 583 - UMF Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment I: Development and Planning for Digital Age LearnersONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course focuses on current research and best practice in the area of curriculum development, instructional design, and assessment techniques. Participants will learn about a range of planning models that will inspire the creativity and innovation necessary to provide rich and powerful learning experiences and environments for every student. This course motivates participants to support colleagues in engaging students authentically in their own learning. An integral part of this course will be the development of a critical stance related to current practices in the design of curriculum, instruction and assessment. CR 3.    Class Number: 13003

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMPI on Saturdays, October 1, November 5 and December 3 from 9:00 AM -4:00 PM. Online includes synchronous online classes TBD.

EDU 583 - UMF Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment I: Development and Planning for Digital Age LearnersONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course focuses on current research and best practice in the area of curriculum development, instructional design, and assessment techniques. Participants will learn about a range of planning models that will inspire the creativity and innovation necessary to provide rich and powerful learning experiences and environments for every student. This course motivates participants to support colleagues in engaging students authentically in their own learning. An integral part of this course will be the development of a critical stance related to current practices in the design of curriculum, instruction and assessment. CR 3. Meredith Swallow    Class Number: 13002

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 10, October 29 and December 10 from 9:00 AM -2:00 PM.

EDU 586 - UMF Field-Based Research IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Research conducted by classroom teachers, often concurrent with their teaching, is a component of reflective practice and professional learning grounded in an ethical commitment to improving practice and actualizing educational values. This course is designed to provide an in-depth review of action research design including collaborative, critical, classroom and participatory action research. Ethical issues involved in field-based research ,with an emphasis on those pertaining to research in education settings, will be considered. CR 3. Christopher Strople    Class Number: 13004

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 10, October 29 and December 10 from 11:00 AM -2:30 PM.

EDU 595 - UMF Implementing a K - 8 Math Coaching PracticeONLINE
Sep 9 - Dec 19
This is the second course in a three-course series. During the course students will expand their mathematical content knowledge, mathematical knowledge for teaching, and mathematical pedagogy through case studies and research in the field. Participants will use this knowledge to critically examine their own teaching practice. Additionally, participants will continue studying and begin to practice skills for elementary mathematics coaching and subsequently refine their vision of an effective and appropriate coaching practice. Participants will collect and analyze data to inform professional development planning. CR 3. Shannon Larsen    Class Number: 13005

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 17, October 15 and November 19 from 9:00 AM -4:00 PM. Open only to teachers enrolled in the MMCP.

EDU 600 - USM Research Methods and TechniquesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course studies the concepts, principles, and techniques of educational research with an emphasis on scientific inquiry and problem solving, designed for both the producer and consumer of educational research. Individual critiques and research reviews are completed. Prerequisite: open to matriculated students only. Cr 3. CR 3. Jean C Whitney    Class Number: 6256

Class Notes: Monday, 4:10-6:40 PM, in Adobe connect: URL to be posted in BlackBoard site. The instructor will teach this course as a blend of synchronous sessions and asynchronous modules.

EDU 600 - USM Research Methods and TechniquesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course studies the concepts, principles, and techniques of educational research with an emphasis on scientific inquiry and problem solving, designed for both the producer and consumer of educational research. Individual critiques and research reviews are completed. Prerequisite: open to matriculated students only. Cr 3. CR 3. Jeffrey S Beaudry    Class Number: 6255

Class Notes: This is a blended course with at least 50% online. On campus dates are 9/1,15; 10/6,27; 11/3,17 & 12/1.

EDU 607 - USM Teacher Research in LiteracyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
One type of research that now largely informs our knowledge of literacy learning and instruction is ethnographic in nature. More and more of it is the work of teacher researchers. The purpose of this course is to enable students to become generators of new contextualized knowledge through their own classroom-based research and inquiry. Students will be introduced to major research paradigms and will learn and practice techniques of data collection and analysis. Naturalistic methods of studying literacy learning in real classroom contexts will be emphasized. During the course of the semester each student will generate a research question, design an action research study or piece of naturalistic inquiry that will help answer the question, collect and analyze sample data, and summarize findings or revisions necessary to improve the study. The class will function as a community of researchers; a substantial portion of class time will be spent working in small groups. Prerequisites: EDU 565, EDU 620, or EDU 559 and EDU 566, EDU 626 or EDU 557. Open to matriculated students only. Cr 3. CR 3. Andrea Stairs    Class Number: 6874

Class Notes: This course meets in Portland for 8 Thursdays. There will be 6 asynchronous online meetings.

EDU 643 - USM Inquiry in EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on inquiry in the field of education, including the development, implementation and evaluation of research project focused on classroom practice or educational policy issues. This course is designed as a capstone for the master's in Teaching and Learning and is taken in the last semester of the MTL program. Candidates completing special education or ESL certification will conduct research in their respective field. Prerequisites: Completion of ETEP or TEAMS 9-month teacher certification internship and EDU 600; or by special permission of the instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Flynn M Ross    Class Number: 7688

Class Notes: This class will be synchronous online - Mondays, 4:10-6:40pm.

EET 460 - UM Renewable Energy and Electricity ProductionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An overview of renewable energy resources, energy conversion and storage for stationary and transportation applications. Topics include: Basics of electrical energy and power generation, load specification, history of electric utilities, distributed generation, the economics of energy, biomass fuels, wind and solar power. Prerequisites: PHY 108, PHY 112 or PHY 122, MAT 126 or TME 253, CHY 121 or CHY 131 CR 3. S David Dvorak    Class Number: 10998

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EGN 210 - USM Technical WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A basic technical writing course that strengthens critical thinking, collaboration, and communication skills. Study includes document purpose, situation analysis, style, format and production of reports, proposals, instructions, procedures, technical descriptions, forms, letters, memos, and visual aids, as well as digital and virtual communication. Cross-listed with ITP 210. Program(s): COMP-ENGR required, EE-BS required, MEE-BS required Prerequisite(s): ENG 100 Co-requisite(s): None Instructor: Engineering Faculty Format: Lecture 3 hrs. Frequency: Fall, Spring, Summer Credits: 3 CR 3.    Class Number: 7901

EHD 521 - UM Evaluation of InstructionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A basic course for elementary and secondary school teachers. Emphasis on utilizing various strategies of evaluation in classroom and school. Prerequisite: EHD 202 CR 3. Benjamin Williams    Class Number: 8328

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

EHD 571 - UM Qualitative Research: Theory, Design and PracticeTH 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Examination and use of phenomenological approaches to social science research, emphasizing ethnographic methods in education and human service settings. Field work required. Prerequisite: EHD 510 or EHD 575, and permission. CR 3. Janet C Fairman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

EHD 587 - UM Practicum: Action Research in PreK-12 SchoolsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Finish development and implement of an action research plan. Present process and results to a professional audience. Satisfies Practicum requirements. Prerequisite: EDU 586 CR 3. John E Maddaus    Class Number: 11052

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ELA 112 - UMM Community & PlaceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
In this course students will engage in field-based activities to enhance their understanding of communities. By exploring the social, cultural and economic environments of Downeast Maine or their own local communities, students will learn about the history, geography, ethnography, economics or sociology of their region. This course is designed to challenge student assumptions about people and place. Topics vary by semester and instructor. Prerequisite: ENG 101, or may be taken concurrently. CR 3. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 3864

ELA 342 - UMM Humans & NatureW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Based on a wide selection of exemplary writings from diverse times, cultures, and academic disciplines, the course examines the relationship between humans and nature. By reading, discussing, analyzing, and critiquing the readings, students will learn how different disciplines and cultures approach such issues. They will develop critical reading and writing skills while exploring how assumptions, questions, and methods shape disciplinary approaches, cultural understanding, and human behavior. Instructors from various disciplines will teach the multiple sections and may participate in each others' classes as appropriate, thus introducing students to a range of UMM's programs and professors. This survey of a variety of approaches to the single topic of human interactions with nature will establish a shared foundation on which students can build their learning in other discipline-specific core courses and in their majors. Prerequisites: ENG 101 Composition, ELA 101 Recreation & Wellness, ELA 112 Community & Place and Scientific Inquiry core requirement, or junior standing and permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ELA 342 - UMM Humans & NatureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Based on a wide selection of exemplary writings from diverse times, cultures, and academic disciplines, the course examines the relationship between humans and nature. By reading, discussing, analyzing, and critiquing the readings, students will learn how different disciplines and cultures approach such issues. They will develop critical reading and writing skills while exploring how assumptions, questions, and methods shape disciplinary approaches, cultural understanding, and human behavior. Instructors from various disciplines will teach the multiple sections and may participate in each others' classes as appropriate, thus introducing students to a range of UMM's programs and professors. This survey of a variety of approaches to the single topic of human interactions with nature will establish a shared foundation on which students can build their learning in other discipline-specific core courses and in their majors. Prerequisites: ENG 101 Composition, ELA 101 Recreation & Wellness, ELA 112 Community & Place and Scientific Inquiry core requirement, or junior standing and permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: 3557

ELL 475 - UM Curriculum Development in English as a Second Language/English as a Foreign Language ContextsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Hybrid online-plus-workshops course instruction in principles of syllabus design and processes for ESL/EFL curriculum development. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas. Also suitable for those preparing to teach a second language other than English. Prerequisite: ELL 470 or Permission of Instructor CR 3. Deborah Howard    Class Number: 10721

Class Notes: This course will be offered through a blended format. In the blended format, students would be expected to travel to UMaine (or a satellite location) 3-4 times per semester (Saturday during academic year).

ELL 480 - UM Testing and Assessment in English as a Second Language/English as a Foreign Language ContextsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Principles of second/foreign language assessment. Examines various instruments and procedures: helps students develop reliable and valid techniques; explores placement and diagnosis; reviews curriculum and program evaluation. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas. Also suitable for those preparing to teach a second language other than English. Junior Standing CR 3. Robin Fleck    Class Number: 10722

Class Notes: This course will be offered through a blended format. In the blended format, students would be expected to travel to UMaine (or a satellite location) 3-4 times per semester (Saturday during academic year).

ELL 575 - UM Curriculum and Development in English as a Second Language (ESL) ContextONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Hybrid online-plus-workshops course instruction in principles of syllabus design and processes for ESL/EFL curriculum development. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas. Also suitable for those preparing to teach a second language other than English. Prerequisite: ELL 570 or MLC 566 CR 3. Deborah Howard    Class Number: 10897

Class Notes: This course will be offered through a blended format. In the blended format, students would be expected to travel to UMaine (or a satellite location) 3-4 times per semester (Saturday during academic year).

ELL 580 - UM Testing and Assessment in English as a Second Language (ESL) ContextONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Principles of second/foreign language assessment. Examines various instruments and procedures: helps students develop reliable and valid techniques; explores placement and diagnosis; reviews curriculum and program evaluation. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas. Also suitable for those preparing to teach a second language other than English. Prerequisite: ELL 570 or MLC 566 CR 3. Robin Fleck    Class Number: 10898

Class Notes: This course will be offered through a blended format. In the blended format, students would be expected to travel to UMaine (or a satellite location) 3-4 times per semester (Saturday during academic year).

ENG 5 - UMA Basic WritingM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A workshop approach designed to help students develop the basic skills they need for writing coherent expository prose. Students will learn how to edit their own papers as they are led systematically through all stages of composition, prewriting, writing, rewriting. This course is prerequisite to ENG 101, but may be waived by any student who achieves sufficiently high scores on the UMA Placement Test or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Minimum grade of C required. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. CR 3. Eleanor S Leo    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

ENG 5 - UMA Basic WritingW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A workshop approach designed to help students develop the basic skills they need for writing coherent expository prose. Students will learn how to edit their own papers as they are led systematically through all stages of composition, prewriting, writing, rewriting. This course is prerequisite to ENG 101, but may be waived by any student who achieves sufficiently high scores on the UMA Placement Test or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Minimum grade of C required. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. CR 3. Richard Andrew Lamasney    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 100 - UMFK English Composition IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Students will review the main principles and procedures for drafting, revising, and editing. Students will work on developing the ability to critically read, understand, and write clear, concise, unified expositions. Methods of instruction may include lecturing, leading class panels and discussions, conducting writing workshops, assessing journals, and scheduling individual conferences. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3.    Class Number: 12082

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Intensive practice in expository writing with reading of illustrative materials. Required of all students. Prerequisite: ENG005 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests and REA008 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests. CR 3. Eleanor S Leo    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

ENG 101 - UM College CompositionM/W 5:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Students practice the ways in which writing serves to expand, clarify, and order experience and knowledge, with particular attention to persuasive writing. Satisfactory completion of the course depends upon quality of weekly writing assignments as well as demonstration of proficiency in college-level writing. CR 3. Clinton Patrick Spaulding    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 101 - USM Independent WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
English 101 is offered as an alternative college writing course for students who prefer to work independently on academic writing with an instructor's guidance. The main business of the course is conducted in individual conferences; therefore, the course is more intensive than ENG 100 or 104. This course emphasizes style, sentence structure, organization, and development. The major challenge of the course is the self-discipline that students will need to work independently. Prerequisite: college readiness in writing. This course fulfills the college writing requirement. Every semester. Cr.3. CR 3. F Shelton Waldrep    Class Number: 5922

ENG 101 - UMFK English Composition IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: A "C" or better in ENG 100. Students will review the main principles and procedures for drafting, revising, and editing covered in ENG 100. Students will continue working on developing the ability to critically read, understand, and write clear, concise, unified expositions. ENG 101 will emphasize sound argumentation and research skills and APA or MLA documentation principles. Methods of instruction may include lecturing, leading class panels and discussions, conducting writing workshops, assessing journals, and scheduling individual conferences. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3. Joseph E Becker    Class Number: 12164

ENG 101 - UMM CompositionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A course to help students improve their skill in expository, analytical, and persuasive writing. Students will gain introductory research skills as they learn to write in relationship to other texts. Reading and grammatical skills are emphasized, so that students will learn to build solid prose that will be the foundation of their academic career. This course is required of all students. Prerequisite: appropriate English placement examination scores or equivalent CR 3. Heather Lynne Hepler    Class Number: 4081

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Intensive practice in expository writing with reading of illustrative materials. Required of all students. Prerequisite: ENG005 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests and REA008 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests. CR 3. Jessica L Ludders    Class Number: 2251

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Intensive practice in expository writing with reading of illustrative materials. Required of all students. Prerequisite: ENG005 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests and REA008 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests. CR 3. Kristin L Rieff    Class Number: 2249

ENG 101 - UMPI College CompositionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
The first part of a two-semester sequence in writing, reading, and critical thinking. Emphasis on expository prose, including rhetorical strategies such as observation, explanation, and persuasion. Development of awareness and refinement of the student's own writing process. Some attention to grammar and syntax, as warranted by student writing. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 12264

ENG 101 - UMFK English Composition IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: A "C" or better in ENG 100. Students will review the main principles and procedures for drafting, revising, and editing covered in ENG 100. Students will continue working on developing the ability to critically read, understand, and write clear, concise, unified expositions. ENG 101 will emphasize sound argumentation and research skills and APA or MLA documentation principles. Methods of instruction may include lecturing, leading class panels and discussions, conducting writing workshops, assessing journals, and scheduling individual conferences. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3.    Class Number: 12165

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Intensive practice in expository writing with reading of illustrative materials. Required of all students. Prerequisite: ENG005 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests and REA008 with a grade of C or better or passing grade on diagnostic tests. CR 3. Jeffrey Sychterz    Class Number: 2250

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the fundamentals of literary analysis through an examination of poetry, fiction, and drama. Students will sharpen their critical reading ability and learn a wide range of literary terms and concepts. They will employ this knowledge in formal essays, informal writing and class discussion. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Sarah J Ruddy    Class Number: 2247

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the fundamentals of literary analysis through an examination of poetry, fiction, and drama. Students will sharpen their critical reading ability and learn a wide range of literary terms and concepts. They will employ this knowledge in formal essays, informal writing and class discussion. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Kevin T Curtin    Class Number: 2246

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the fundamentals of literary analysis through an examination of poetry, fiction, and drama. Students will sharpen their critical reading ability and learn a wide range of literary terms and concepts. They will employ this knowledge in formal essays, informal writing and class discussion. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Jessica L Ludders    Class Number: 2248

ENG 105 - UMFK Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: ENG 100 or instructor permission. This course covers how to carefully read the genres of poetry, short story, and drama. An analytical rather than historical approach to literature, intended to deepen the student's insight into the nature and purpose of literature and to develop literary taste and judgment. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Joseph E Becker    Class Number: 12166

ENG 111W - UMA JournalismONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Instruction and practice in developing, reporting and writing news stories. Emphasis on accuracy, style and editorial responsibility. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Elizabeth A Adams    Class Number: 2252

ENG 116 - UMPI Introduction to FilmONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examination of the history of motion pictures and television as a fine art medium, from silent film to music video. Screening of representative films includes early silent film, the '30s and '40s, film noir, the western, foreign and contemporary. Assignments include readings, lectures, and written assignments. CR 3. E Clifton Boudman    Class Number: 12227

ENG 117 - UMM Intro to Literary & Cultural StudiesONLINE
Dec 26 - Jan 13
An introduction to the goals, methods, and implications of literary analysis in the 21st century. The underlying assumption is that there is no such thing as a generic or standard reading of a literary work; all readings take place in and depend on a critical framework, whether that be explicit or implicit. From this starting point, the course is constructed around several critical approaches. One of these is a formalist approach in which students interpret the literary text on the basis of its formal features and stylistic conventions. Students will then explore other opposing and overlapping critical approaches, including but not limited to, feminist, Marxist, historicist, and psychological. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Marcus Anthony LiBrizzi    Class Number: 4084

ENG 121 - UMPI College Composition IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Further study of exposition and argument, as employed in various academic disciplines. Systematic instruction in academic writing and thinking beyond the level expected in College Composition, including summary and response to texts, generation and evaluation of arguments, synthesis of different sources, and research methods. CR 3.    Class Number: 12268

ENG 129 - UM Topics in English: Travelers & Madmen in LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Offers small-group discussions of literature focusing on a common theme. Each division takes up a different theme, such as utopianism, the quest myth, growing up in America and the like. Students can expect to read texts closely and write regularly about them. May be repeated for credit. First-Year Students Only CR 3. Audrey Le    Class Number: 9104

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ENG 151 - UMPI Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
An introduction to understanding and interpretation of diverse literary texts in context. Some attention to literary techniques, critical perspective, and genre conventions. The course will include introduction in writing critical essays. CR 3. Lea Knudsen Allen    Class Number: 12273

ENG 201 - USM Creative WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is an introduction to the principles and practices of writing fiction and poetry; other genres may be added at the discretion of the instructor. Students will be exposed to a variety of writing modes through exercises and engagement with literary texts. Emphasis is on using imaginative and precise language, on developing critical skills through workshops, and on assembling a portfolio of revised student writing. Prerequisites: College writing or equivalent. Every semester. Cr 3. CR 3. Araminta Star Matthews    Class Number: 11804

ENG 202W - UMA Survey of British Literature I:Beowolf to the RomanticsT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course is a survey designed to foster close study and appreciation of major works of poetry, prose and drama from the medieval period through eighteenth century. Discussion will focus on individual texts and on their cultural and historical background. Prerequisite: ENG102W CR 3. Robert M Kellerman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingTH 6:00 PM-8:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Offers students experience in writing in three major forms: autobiographical narrative, fiction, and poetry. CR 3. Mary Katherine Lattari    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: ENG 101 is strongly recommended

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Offers students experience in writing in three major forms: autobiographical narrative, fiction, and poetry. CR 3. Henry A Garfield    Class Number: 8091

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. ENG 101 is strongly recommended

ENG 211 - UMPI Introduction to Creative WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
An introduction to the basic principles and practices of writing stories, poems, essays, and plays. Emphasis on selecting strong subjects, developing materials from life and from the imagination, and using fresh, exact details. A student may submit a portfolio of writing to the English faculty and request a waiver of Eng 211. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 12278

ENG 212 - UM Persuasive and Analytical WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Designed for students wanting practice in those forms of expository, analytical, and persuasive prose required in writing answers to essay test questions, term papers, research projects, and extended arguments. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing and ENG 101 CR 3. Alan P Marks    Class Number: 8965

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ENG 229 - UM Topics in Literature: Apocalyptic & Post Apclptic LtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Subject matter varies with faculty interest. Previous topics have included: scandalous women, detective fiction, vampires in literature, dark humor in literature, and literature of the Vietnam war. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: 3 hours of English CR 3. Alan P Marks    Class Number: 9177

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ENG 240 - UMFK Special Topics in English: Vampires & Wolves of Anne RiceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Pre-requisites: ENG 100 or instructor permission. Special topics course. See "class notes" for detailed course description. Variable credit hours. Not regularly offered. CR 3. Geraldine C Becker    Class Number: 12168

ENG 245 - USM Introduction to Literary StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is a required course for all English majors. It may be taken concurrently with other 200-level courses in the Department, but is a prerequisite for all 300- and 400-level courses except those in creative writing. The course will have a double focus. Students will be introduced to a variety of methodologies important to an insightful analysis of literature and other cultural texts. They will also learn research procedures and techniques of effective critical writing. Every semester. Cr. 3. Francis C McGrath    Class Number: 5932

ENG 255 - UMFK World Literature I: Beginnings to 1600sONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: ENG 100 or instructor's permission. Surveys the literature of non-English speaking cultures in translation typically including works from ancient Sumeria, Greece, Rome, India, China, Africa, the Middle East, and Japan. The course also examines the religious and social forces that lead to the creation of literary expressions by various cultures. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Joseph E Becker    Class Number: 12169

ENG 289 - UMA Topics in Literature: From Science to Fiction: the Literature of SustainM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Topic would be indicated.) Studies in literature not offered regularly, e.g. literature of a single century, a period, or milieu. For associate degree students. Prerequisite: ENG102W CR 3. S Jeanette Baldridge    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: This course explores the relationship between the research produced by environmental science, the genre of nature writing, and how science informs and influences the genres of fiction, poetry and screen writing. It is an exploration of nature, the idea of sustainability, and the resulting literature which contains both truth and fiction, i.e. storytelling. 3 credits. Prerequisite ENG 101 and ENG 102W

ENG 300W - UMA Introduction to Literary CriticismW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students majoring in English with necessary skills in writing, research, and criticism. The class will explore the history of English as a discipline, a range of topics in literary criticism and theory, and intensive literary research techniques. Prerequisite: ENG102W and completion of a 200 level sequence strongly recommended. CR 3. Jeffrey Sychterz    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 301W - UMA History of the English LanguageM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course covers the development of the English language from its Germanic roots in the early Middle Ages through its 21st century development as a world language and the rise of various world "Englishes." The course will also introduce students to basic principles of linguistics, or comparative language study. CR 3. Robert M Kellerman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 312 - UMPI Fiction Writing WorkshopONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A workshop in which students write, read and discuss fiction. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 12289

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingM 6:00 PM-8:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised practice in the writing of business and technical reports, professional correspondence, and related materials. Prerequisite: Junior standing and ENG 101 or equivalent CR 3. Rebecca Ruggiero    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised practice in the writing of business and technical reports, professional correspondence, and related materials. Prerequisite: Junior standing and ENG 101 or equivalent CR 3. Angela Christine Marcolini    Class Number: 8775

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised practice in the writing of business and technical reports, professional correspondence, and related materials. Prerequisite: Junior standing and ENG 101 or equivalent CR 3. Murray T Callaway    Class Number: 8774

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Kristin L Rieff    Class Number: 2254

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Nancy Schneider    Class Number: 2255

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Nancy Schneider    Class Number: 5501

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. This class is a video stream of the ITV class.

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Jessica L Ludders    Class Number: 2801

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Eleanor S Leo    Class Number: 2253

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Covers gathering, organizing, and presenting technical information using standard business and professional formats, such as business correspondence, informal and formal reports, instructions, and others. Communication technology typical of the contemporary workplace is used. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Nancy Schneider    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 336W - UMA The Writers of MaineW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Works of Sarah Orne Jewett, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Edwin Arlington Robinson, and Kenneth Roberts considered in detail. Works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry by other Maine authors, past and present, also receive attention. Prerequisite: ENG 102W CR 3. Sanford E Phippen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 340 - UMA Francophone LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Students will explore and discuss Francophone literary text from a wide variety of regions throughout the world. The class will examine the socio-political framework of colonization and decolonization for each work as well as its relationship to literary history. The role of France and its relationship with the people and countries of the Francophone world will also be discussed. This course is taught in English. Prerequisite: ENG 102 or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 2257

ENG 364 - UMFK Poetry Writing IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: ENG 101 or instructor's permission. Introduces students to the craft of poetry writing through the study of poetic forms and techniques in an environment emphasizing the importance of criticism, discussion, revision, and, when appropriate, research. 3 credit hours. Offered even Falls. CR 3. Geraldine C Becker    Class Number: 12170

ENG 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Crosslisted with EDU 366)This course is designed to help students become familiar with the world of children's and/or young adult literature and to explore its curricular and recreational uses, critical issues surrounding its use, and instructional methods and contexts for sharing, encouraging, and reading a variety of this literature with students. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Kristina M Paterson McBean    Class Number: 4929

ENG 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Crosslisted with EDU 366)This course is designed to help students become familiar with the world of children's and/or young adult literature and to explore its curricular and recreational uses, critical issues surrounding its use, and instructional methods and contexts for sharing, encouraging, and reading a variety of this literature with students. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Renee Marie Liepold Doucette    Class Number: 4930

ENG 378 - UMPI African-American Literature from the Harlem Renaissance to PresentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A study of representative works of African-American poets, novelists, essayists from 1920 to the present, including such writers as W.E.B. Dubois, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, James Weldon Johnson, Zora Neale Hurston, Ralph Ellison, Toni Morrison, James Baldwin, Claude McKay, Paule Marshall, Alice Walker, and Ernest Gaines. CR 3. Deborah L Hodgkins    Class Number: 12308

ENG 389 - UMA Topics in Literature: Girls on Fire: Gender, Culture & Justice in YA DysONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Studies in a literature not offered regularly, e.g. literature of a particular period or milieu, or related to a special subject or aspect of culture. For associate and baccalaureate degree program students Prerequisite: ENG 102W CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 2020

Class Notes: A cultural studies course that puts contemporary American literature, and the specialized genre of young adult dystopia in social, cultural, and political context. We'll consider the ways in which female protagonists--teen girls--navigate power, corruption, poverty, violence, identity, and love as well as the ways in which they build community, fight injustice, and create a better world for us all. Texts include The Hunger Games and Birthmarked trilogies as well as Divergent, Partials, The Lost Girl, and Shadows Cast By Stars. 3 credits. Prereqs: ENG 101. WGS 101 recommended.

ENG 391 - UMPI Studies in English LanguageONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A study of the development of the English language from its earliest known stage to present-day British and American English. Consideration of aspects of sound, word formation, syntax, and vocabulary; and of cultural influences on linguistic change and social attitudes affecting usage. The course will acquaint the student with some of the concerns of linguistics, etymology, and philology. CR 3. Lea Knudsen Allen    Class Number: 12295

ERL 544 - UM Digital Writing in the ClassroomONLINE
Aug 26 - Dec 9
Compose hypertext, blogs, wikis, and multimedia, and explore classroom applications. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3.    Class Number: 12142

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ERS 103 - UM Dynamic EarthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores how Earth's dynamic processes interact with humans by evaluating: the interplay between Earth's interior, hydrosphere, biosphere and atmosphere; the effects and underlying causes of natural hazards such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tidal waves and global warming; Earth's economic and energy resources how they form and how long they will lasts; and the global environment and how best to interact with it. CR 3. Scott E Johnson    Class Number: 10398

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ERS 191 - UM Energy in the Earth SystemONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores the Earth Science concepts that underlie energy, energy sources, distribution, and flow. We will consider the ways in which society interacts with and extracts energy from the Earth System, the climate and environmental implications of energy use, and gain an understanding of renewable and non-renewable energy sources. CR 3. Karl Jacob Kreutz    Class Number: 10996

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ESP 275 - USM Energy Use and Societal AdaptationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on the topic of energy, its utility, its use, and its impact on society and the environment. Subjects to be explored include: 1) traditional, modern and future energy resources; 2) energy consumption; 3) energy technologies; 4) energy and the environment and 5) sustainable development. The class will consist of a combination of lectures and seminars using a variety of media, including textbooks, technical articles, print, and video. Prerequisites: ESP 101/102. Cr 3. CR 3. Daniel M Martinez    Class Number: 7591

EYE 117 - USM Nature, Society & SelfONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
How do I relate to the natural world? How do I relate to civil society? How do I act resolutely, self-reliantly, ethically, and in concert with nature? These questions are central to EYE 117. Answering these questions requires being awake to the world, being capable of close observation and measurement, being self-consciously thoughtful and able to make meaning of the world around you, and being disciplined in self-reflection. $100 course fee required to cover course field trips. CR 3. Lisa May Giles    Class Number: 7633

EYE 199 - USM Topics: Cancer and SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. R Blake Whitaker    Class Number: 12712

FAS 250 - UM Exile, Migrations and CommunitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course explores the impact and implications of exile and migration with a focus on Acadian peoples. It begins with a study of the tragic Deportation of the Acadians from their homelands beginning in 1755 and their patterns of exile and migrations. We look at the strategies Acadians have used to maintain cultural survival first as exiles and then as minorities in Louisiana, in the Maritimes, and in Northern Maine. Our themes include but are not limited to: the Catholic Church, education in French, the role of literature and the arts, political awakenings, women in Acadian society, the sense of place and connection to historical homeland, and the various elements of Acadian identity that transcend current geopolitical borders. Satisfies the General Education Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives Requirement. CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 10979

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

FIN 320 - USM Basic Financial ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is a balanced introduction to the theory and practice of financial management. It prepares students to make basic financial decisions and understand the decisions of others. Topics include time value of money, capital markets, risk and return, stock and bond valuation, capital budgeting, capital structure, and working capital management. Prerequisites: ACC 110 (C- or higher), ECO 101 or ECO 102, MAT 210 (C- or higher) or other approved statistics course (see http://usm.maine.edu/sb/stats for approved courses), and junior standing. Cr 3. CR 3. Bert J Smoluk    Class Number: 11935

Class Notes: Proctored exams.

FIN 321 - USM Personal Financial PlanningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course begins to prepare students for a career as a professional financial planner by providing fundamental concepts and principles of personal financial planning, applied with a quantifiable approach to achieving client objectives. Topics include general principles of financial planning, the changing nature of the financial services environment, code of ethics and professional responsibility, credit and debt management, budgeting, personal taxes, employee benefit planning, goal attainment, investment planning, risk management through the purchase of insurance, retirement planning, and estate planning. The course will include casework and current financial planning problem scenarios. Prerequisites: FIN 320 (C or higher) and junior standing. Cr 3. CR 3. Joel I Gold    Class Number: 7390

FRE 100 - UMFK Elementary French IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. This course is designed for students who have no prior experience in French to master basic communication skills. The course strongly emphasizes oral communication, and much of the class time will be spent on interactive tasks and language practice. Grammar is taught in context. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Nicole Boudreau    Class Number: 12269

FRE 101 - UMA Elementary French IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course with emphasis on development of listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills. For students who have had no French or one year of high school French. CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 12206

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Proctored exams are required for this course. Face-to-face language instruction is available on the Augusta campus (see available times). This class also is available fully online or for hybrid students who can only attend one day a week. Instructor permission is required to verify that the online or hybrid format is appropriate for you. Please contact the instructor for additional information.

FRE 101 - UMPI Elementary French IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Basic listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills with an emphasis on spoken French. Culture is an important component of the course. This course is recommended for students with no prior French language experience. CR 3. Claire Davidshofer    Class Number: 12311

FRE 163 - UMFK Applied French for Health Care ProfessionalsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Pre-requisites: None. This beginning level language course is specifically tailored toward medical professionals. Students will learn to communicate in French, both orally and in writing, with a special emphasis on medical and service industry vocabulary geared toward real-life career situations. The course will cover most of the same structures as FRE 100, so at the end of the semester, students will be at the appropriate level if they wish to continue to FRE 101. 3 credit hours. Offered odd Falls. CR 3. Nicole Boudreau    Class Number: 12270

FRE 201 - UMPI Intermediate French IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Intermediate level conversation centered around communicative functions within a cultural background. CR 3. Claire Davidshofer    Class Number: 12313

FRE 203 - UMA Intermediate French IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An intermediate course for further development of speaking fluency, listening comprehension, and reading and writing skills. Includes a review of grammatical structures, literary and cultural readings, and discussions in French. Prerequisite: FRE102 or 2 years of high school French CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 12205

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Proctored exams are required for this course. Face-to-face French language instruction is available on the Augusta campus (see available times). This class also is available fully online or for hybrid students who can only attend one day a week. Instructor permission is required to verify that the online or hybrid format is appropriate for you. You may need to take a placement test before beginning classes above FRE 101. Please contact the instructor for additional information.

FRE 305 - UMA Language and Culture of the Francophone World IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Continuation of FRE 204. An intermediate course for further development of speaking fluency, listening comprehension, and reading and writing skills. Includes a review of grammatical structures, literary, and cultural readings, and discussions in French. Prerequisite: FRE 204 or Permission of Instructor. 4CR CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 12204

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Proctored exams are required for this course. Face-to-face French language instruction is available on the Augusta campus (see available times). This class also is available fully online or for hybrid students who only can attend one day a week. Instructor permission is required to verify that the online or hybrid format is appropriate for you. You may need to take a placement test before beginning classes above FRE 101. Please contact the instructor for additional information.

FRE 412 - UMPI Topics in French & Francophone Civilization & Culture: Diversité et FrancophonieONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Specialized topics of the Francophone reality concerning France, Quebec or Francophone Africa and the French Antilles will be taught at the upper level. Topics of interest to students will be chosen each time the course if offered. CR 3. Claire Davidshofer    Class Number: 12314

Class Notes: Prerequisites: Intermediate level or permission of instructor. This online course requires a good internet connection and computer. It is conducted in French. Short stories by male and female authors from various francophone countries such as France, Vietnam, Algeria, explore passions inherent to the human heart in their country context and seen through the eyes of a woman. Reading, writing, some speaking, and discussions in Google Hangouts. Use of technology. Student objectives. Students will perfect their reading comprehension as well as their writing skills. They will learn to reflect about important issues, discuss points of view and the art of convincing others while respecting their divergent points of view. Finally, as stated above, they will gain an appreciation of the various francophone cultures presented in the text.

FRE 465 - UM North American French NovelM 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of francophone novels written in North America in the 19th and 20th centuries, focusing on the history and cultural identity of Acadia, Quebec, and New England's Franco Americans. Prerequisite: FRE 309 or FRE 310 CR 3. Frederic Rondeau    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

FRE 508 - UM Seminar in the NovelM 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Trends and periods in development of the novel and narrative form. Content varies from year to year. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Frederic Rondeau    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

FSN 101 - UM Introduction to Food and NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of food and nutrition principles, including the influence of food patterns on health and physical performance; description of a balanced diet; study of the nutrients, interrelationships, sources, effects of processing and storage, food safety, fads, controversies. CR 3. Elizabeth Carol Dodge    Class Number: 8790

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

FSN 270 - UM World Food and NutritionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Investigation of the adequacy of world food supplies, and of the contributions to malnutrition made by poverty, government policies, and population growth. CR 3. Richard A Cook    Class Number: 8791

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. On-line video streamed. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

FSN 502 - UM Food PreservationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Chemicals and processes (freezing, dehydration, canning, irradiation, extrusion) used to extend food quality and safety. Prerequisite: FSN 330 CR 3. Alfred A Bushway    Class Number: 9217

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

FYS 100 - UMPI First Year SeminarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Students with fewer than 12 completed college credits are required to take this class during their first semester. The course is designed to promote successful transition to the college environment. Seminar style presentations, discussion, and experiential learning help orient the student to all aspects of the campus and college milieu. CR 1. John R Haley    Class Number: 12315

GEO 100 - UMPI World GeographyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course covers the basic geographical concepts and an overview of world regional geography. It will examine the physical, cultural, economic, and political elements within each region as well as international, interregional and intraregional relationships and the impact of cultural, economic and political geography on those relationships. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 12319

GEO 308 - USM GIS Applications IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Students are introduced to vector-based geographical information systems (GIS). Topics include overviews of geospatial technologies, spatial analysis, GIS data, system operation, the interpretation of results, and professional practices. The course comprises a weekly lecture and laboratory. Students are evaluated with tests, laboratory assignments, and on the basis of a substantial project. CR 4. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 6878

Class Notes: This class will meet three Saturdays during the semester TBD.

GEO 508 - USM GIS Applications IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Students are introduced to vector-based geographical information systems (GIS). Topics include overviews of geospatial technologies, spatial analysis, GIS data, system operation, the interpretation of results, and professional practices. The course comprises a weekly lecture and laboratory. Students are evaluated with tests, laboratory assignments, and on the basis of a substantial project. Cr 4. CR 4. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 7806

Class Notes: This class will meet three Saturdays during the semester TBD.

GEO 608 - USM GIS Applications IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Students are introduced to vector-based geographical information systems (GIS). Topics include overviews of geospatial technologies, spatial analysis, GIS data, system operation, the interpretation of results, and professional practices. The course comprises a weekly lecture and laboratory. Students are evaluated with tests, laboratory assignments, and on the basis of a substantial project. Cr 4. CR 4. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 7506

Class Notes: This class will meet three Saturdays during the semester TBD.

GEY 100 - USM Volcanoes, Earthquakes & Moving PlatesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to minerals, rocks, and the processes that have continually shaped the earth over hundreds of millions of years of geologic history. The course also explores how the movements of crustal plates generates earthquakes, volcanoes, continental rifting, sea floor spreading, subduction, and continental-scale mountain ranges. For core science course credit, registration in one of the following: GEY 101 or GEY 106 is required; concurrent registration is recommended. Cr 3. CR 3. Mark T Swanson    Class Number: 5960

GEY 100 - USM Volcanoes, Earthquakes & Moving PlatesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to minerals, rocks, and the processes that have continually shaped the earth over hundreds of millions of years of geologic history. The course also explores how the movements of crustal plates generates earthquakes, volcanoes, continental rifting, sea floor spreading, subduction, and continental-scale mountain ranges. For core science course credit, registration in one of the following: GEY 101 or GEY 106 is required; concurrent registration is recommended. Cr 3. CR 3. Mark T Swanson    Class Number: 5959

GEY 101 - USM Lab Experiences in GeologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Weekly lab sessions will focus on the basic skills of mineral identification, rock classification, and interpretation of topographic and geologic maps. Field trips to local geologic sites of interest will help illustrate rock types and geologic processes that shape our world. Traditional map, compass, and modern GPS techniques will be utilized. For core science course credit, registration in one of the following: GEY 100, GEY 103, or GEY 105 is required; concurrent registration is recommended. Cr 1. CR 1. Mark T Swanson    Class Number: 5961

GEY 101 - USM Lab Experiences in GeologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Weekly lab sessions will focus on the basic skills of mineral identification, rock classification, and interpretation of topographic and geologic maps. Field trips to local geologic sites of interest will help illustrate rock types and geologic processes that shape our world. Traditional map, compass, and modern GPS techniques will be utilized. For core science course credit, registration in one of the following: GEY 100, GEY 103, or GEY 105 is required; concurrent registration is recommended. Cr 1. CR 1. Mark T Swanson    Class Number: 5962

GIS 230 - UMM Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Applications IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Understanding the fundamentals of a GIS through lecture, readings and computer activities. Students will learn to use a specific GIS software system and to define and complete a simple GIS project using existing data. This computer-intensive course includes a detailed discussion of what a GIS is, why GIS is being increasingly used today, sample applications, basic map concepts, how geographic and descriptive data are stored in the computer, and the steps in a typical GIS project. Project discussions will focus on defining project objectives, building and managing the digital database, identifying the needed data, locating and acquiring the data in digital form, performing the analysis, and presenting results. Prerequisite: knowledge of Windows recommended. CR 4. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 3860

GIS 420 - UMM Remote Sensing & Image AnalysisONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course introduces remote sensing technologies used in mapping, with an emphasis on satellite imagery. Using industry standard software and imagery, students learn basic image analysis for oceanographic modeling, land cover change detection, climate analysis and similar applications. The course combines lecture, discussion and mapping exercises which cover the remote sensing technologies and image formats, the physics of light and optics, potential sources of error, analytical methods and applications of remote sensing in a variety of fields. The semester culminates in a final project. Prerequisites: GIS 230 and GIS 330, or permission of instructor. CR 4. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 3862

GRN 300 - USM Partnering with Family CaregiversONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 16
Connecting with family caregivers is crucial for the delivery of a successful care plan. This course explores how providers can address the psychosocial challenges of caring for an aging family member. Family caregivers are responsible for providing the majority of long term care for people who are living with chronic illness and progressive dementia. We will examine the challenges that impact caregiving including physical, emotional and spiritual strain, and how health care providers and social service professionals can provide information, resources and support that will lead to sustainable outcomes for both the caregiver and the care recipient. It is recommended that the students have junior/senior status, have a college writing course and at least one course in either psychology or sociology. 3 credits. CR 3. Kathleen C Fallon    Class Number: 7792

GRN 313 - USM Health in Later YearsONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
CR 3. Suzanne Fitzsimmons    Class Number: 7716

GRN 318 - USM Adult Development and AgingONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
CR 3. Robert B Thompson    Class Number: 7737

GRN 500 - UM Opportunities and Challenges of AgingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Challenges and opportunities with aging with a special focus on growing old in small towns and rural communities. Includes assessment, treatment, and service delivery implications of gerontological practice for health and human service practitioners. The role and status of older adults as a population group and a potential patient/client group will be considered recognizing that elders bring both needs and resources to families and communities and the professional helping relationship. This course partially satisfies the requirements for obtaining the University of Maine's Graduate Certificate in Gerontology. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3. Lenard W Kaye    Class Number: 11031

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

GRN 500 - UM Opportunities and Challenges of AgingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Challenges and opportunities with aging with a special focus on growing old in small towns and rural communities. Includes assessment, treatment, and service delivery implications of gerontological practice for health and human service practitioners. The role and status of older adults as a population group and a potential patient/client group will be considered recognizing that elders bring both needs and resources to families and communities and the professional helping relationship. This course partially satisfies the requirements for obtaining the University of Maine's Graduate Certificate in Gerontology. Prerequisite: Graduate standing CR 3. Lenard W Kaye    Class Number: 11032

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

GRN 503 - UM Health Policy Issues of an Aging PopulationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course focuses on the social, economic, and health challenges confronting our society with regard to the aging of the population from policy and program planning perspectives. This course will consider the historical context out of which the current aging infrastructure has evolved. Aging-related policies will be examined in the context of a scarce resource environment, special interest group politics, and matters of equity, social justice, and fairness. This course partially satisfies the requirement for obtaining the University of Maine's Interprofessional Graduate Certificate in Gerontology. CR 3. Lenard W Kaye    Class Number: 11070

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

GRN 503 - UM Health Policy Issues of an Aging PopulationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course focuses on the social, economic, and health challenges confronting our society with regard to the aging of the population from policy and program planning perspectives. This course will consider the historical context out of which the current aging infrastructure has evolved. Aging-related policies will be examined in the context of a scarce resource environment, special interest group politics, and matters of equity, social justice, and fairness. This course partially satisfies the requirement for obtaining the University of Maine's Interprofessional Graduate Certificate in Gerontology. CR 3. Lenard W Kaye    Class Number: 11071

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

HCA 312 - UMFK Grant WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. The overall objective for this course is to give students the tools to help their organizations, schools, non-profit agencies, community service groups, and businesses successfully compete for grant funds. Individuals working on professional development proposals will also gain the skills and knowledge to successfully propose research and study plans. 3 credit hours. Offered every Spring and even Fall. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12382

HCA 321 - UMFK Health Care FinanceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides the current finance theory needed in the day-to-day practice by health care managers in varied health care settings. It also provides an understanding of health care financial issues as well as resources for implementing appropriate operational strategies. Furthermore, there is a blend of both accounting and finance as it relates to health care managers. Material is provided to help students understand the mechanics of financial analysis and decision making as they pertain to the healthcare industry. 3 credit hours. CR 3. John B Pelletier    Class Number: 12385

HCE 510 - USM Introduction to Rehabilitation Counseling and ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course will provide an orientation to the counseling profession, focusing on rehabilitation concepts, services, and settings. Included will be: history, trends, and related legislation; critical components of the rehabilitation process; contemporary counselor roles and functions; professional education, associations, standards, and credentials; ethical and legal issues; technology issues and practices; and rehabilitation agencies and services. Field visits and the examination of rehabilitation services from various participant perspectives will be required. CR 3. Charles Bernacchio    Class Number: 6266

HCE 611 - USM Medical and Psychological Aspects of Disability and RehabilitationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores the medical and psychological issues surrounding the concepts of disability and rehabilitation. Particular emphasis will be given to examining: a) the medical model as an organizing framework for viewing disability and rehabilitation; b) the diagnoses and treatment of various physical, developmental, sensory, and emotional conditions; c) the perspectives and responses of people with disabilities toward their diagnosed conditions and prescribed treatments; d) the principles and practice of functional assessment; and e) the ethical issues surrounding medical and rehabilitation services. Also examined will be psychological explanations of disability, their applications, and their implications for rehabilitation practice. A primary focus throughout the course will be on highlighting the perspectives that people with disabilities hold toward their life situations as well as the medical and rehabilitation settings and professionals they encounter. CR 3. Kristin Tugman    Class Number: 6973

HCE 612 - USM Multicultural Counseling: Social & Cultural Foundations of Helping Diverse FamiliesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on developing multicultural awareness, understanding influences of culture and worldviews across the life cycle, examining issues of diversity, i.e., race, ethnicity, gender, age and disability in human interactions and recognizing attitudes and perceptions of diverse populations. The effects of developmental, bio-psychosocial changes including disability on individuals and their families within a cultural context are explored. The course examines worldviews, values and beliefs about diverse groups reflecting differences in race, ethnicity, gender, age and disability and family dynamics within a pluralistic society. Students will develop multicultural awareness of counseling competencies relative to diversity including disability, within rehabilitation and counseling practice. The course also introduces cultural foundations of human growth and development, and effects of cultural values and traditions across the lifespan. Implications for counseling the culturally different introduces a framework to guide rehabilitation and counseling professionals in serving diverse populations and their families, inclusive of differences in race, ethnicity, gender, age and disability. A field experience of between 5- 10 hours with an associated report is required. CR 3. Melissa A Rosenberg    Class Number: 6974

HCE 620 - USM Fundamentals of Counseling TheoriesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is for those who are or will be engaged in counseling in an educational or mental health setting. Selected theories and related techniques are closely examined. Research literature that has a bearing on the effectiveness and noneffectiveness of counseling is reviewed. CR 3. Bette S Katsekas    Class Number: 6267

HCE 643 - USM Psychopharmacology, Substance-Related Disorders & Integrated Co-Occurring TreatmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to provide participants from non-scientific backgrounds with a basic understanding of the effects of licit and illicit drugs. In addition, the role of these drugs in distorting brain chemistry and promoting substance-related disorders will be explored. Relationships between co-occurring substance-related disorders and mental illnesses will be explored. Research on effectiveness of treatment and rehabilitation of persons with co-occurring disorders will be reviewed. Interactions among the biological, psychological/emotional, and behavioral aspects of substance abuse will be examined in relation to symptom reduction and identification, intervention strategies, and the treatment of substance use disorders particularly for people with mental illness. CR 3. Catherine S Chichester    Class Number: 6271

HCE 668 - USM Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the processes underlying growth and development across the life span from conception through childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and aging to death. The interaction of biological, cultural, and environmental factors will be considered in studying physical, cognitive, and psychosocial changes throughout the stages of life. This course includes a field experience. CR 3. Melissa A Rosenberg    Class Number: 6288

HCE 686 - USM Internship in Counselor EducationTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an opportunity for students to integrate formal coursework with on-the-job experience in selected institutions. Prerequisite: HCE 690. CR 1. Charles Bernacchio    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class meeting dates are 9/1, 8, 22; 10/6,13, 27; 11/10,17; 12/1 and 12/8.

HCE 690 - USM Individual Counseling Practicum SeminarW 4:10 PM-6:55 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Through lecture, discussion, and group supervision students learn to apply professional knowledge and skills to the practice of counseling with individuals. Role playing, video and audio tapes, and demonstrations are used in helping students develop an integrated counseling style. This course is taken concurrently with HCE 691. Prerequisites: HCE 620, HCE 621, HCE 622 (school counseling specialty only), and HCE 626. CR 3. Charles Bernacchio    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HED 630 - UM Higher Education and the LawT 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A seminar focusing on the impact of the law and legal processes on institutions of higher education, including such areas as employment, (including equal opportunity/affirmative action, dismissal, contracts and tenure), academic freedom, civil rights, due process, student rights and other issues of concern to higher education leaders. CR 3. Amber M Gray    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offered on Compressed Video. Students planning on taking this class must contact vthai61@maine.edu at least 3 weeks before the semester starts. The negotiations involved in scheduling receiving sites are complex and we need sufficient time to make the best arrangements possible. We cannot guarantee that you will be assigned to the most convenient location for you. If you are aware of Tandberg, Polycom or other type of comprressed video site near you, it would be helpful to have the location and contact information. Non-degree students (i.e., students not admitted to the Higher Education program) must contact the instructor at least two weeks prior to the beginning of the semester to request enrollment in the course.

HED 676 - UM Doctoral SeminarW 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Examines major theoretical perspectives and related research in the organization and functioning of colleges and universities. Considers the leadership implications for higher educational organizations and programs. Prerequisite: Higher Education Leadership Doctoral Student or Permission CR 3. Leah Hakkola    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offered on Compressed Video. Students planning on taking this class must contact vthai61@maine.edu at least 3 weeks before the semester starts. The negotiations involved in scheduling receiving sites are complex and we need sufficient time to make the best arrangements possible. We cannot guarantee that you will be assigned to the most convenient location for you. If you are aware of Tandberg, Polycom or other type of comprressed video site near you, it would be helpful to have the location and contact information. Non-degree students (i.e., students not admitted to the Higher Education program) must contact the instructor at least two weeks prior to the beginning of the semester to request enrollment in the course.

HED 690 - UM Higher Education InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Integrating theory and practice in a wide variety of higher education settings. CR 2.    Class Number: 8513

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

HGH 367 - UMA Genocide in Our TimeF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will analyze the nature of evil/genocide by examining five examples of government or ideologically initiated murder: The Herero Tribe of SW Africa, the Armenians in Turkey, the Holocaust, the Cambodian "killing fields," and Rwanda. Students will seek to understand the historical background and reality of victim, bystander, and victimizer. The course will employ several approaches to understanding, including psychological, philosophical, religious, sociological, and political. Prerequisites: ENG101 and HTYXXX, or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HIH 270 - USM Holistic Approach Reproductive HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course will enable the student to look critically at reproductive health options through the lifespan. Through readings, podcasts, PowerPoint presentations, and online discussions, we will weigh evidence related to alternative, complementary, and natural approaches to managing reproductive health issues. The course will follow a life span, growth and development approach. Course topics will include natural family planning methods, holistic contraception, infertility and pregnancy issues, holistic birth support skills, and holistic care of the newborn after birth. In addition, adult reproductive issues will be covered including menopause, erectile dysfunction, and sexuality in aging. The student will participate online via the discussion board, online quizzes, short essays, and complete an assignment to create a holistic teaching page related to a reproductive health topic. Offered as an online course. CR 3. Allison S Gray    Class Number: 7594

HIH 280 - USM Holistic Health ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores the realm of holistic health, emphasizing the integration of body, mind and spirit. Specific techniques and therapies will be introduced including, but not limited to, nutrition, stress management, meditation, therapeutic movement and massage, music, and others. The primary goal is to bring greater self-confidence, increased knowledge, and self-responsibility about health into each student's life. Cr 3. CR 3. Allison S Gray    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HIH 281 - USM Holistic Health IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
This course explores the realm of holistic health in greater depth. A strong component will focus on approaches to healing, including such topics as nutrition, meditation, creative imagery, crystals, and herbal remedies. Spiritual and metaphysical dimensions will be integrated as they relate to the total well-being of the individual. The primary goal is to become conversant with holistic approaches that are widely used in promoting and supporting self-healing in both self and others. Often offered as an online course. Prerequisite: CON 280 or permission of instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Bernadette Curtis    Class Number: 6999

HIH 281 - USM Holistic Health IIONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
This course explores the realm of holistic health in greater depth. A strong component will focus on approaches to healing, including such topics as nutrition, meditation, creative imagery, crystals, and herbal remedies. Spiritual and metaphysical dimensions will be integrated as they relate to the total well-being of the individual. The primary goal is to become conversant with holistic approaches that are widely used in promoting and supporting self-healing in both self and others. Often offered as an online course. Prerequisite: CON 280 or permission of instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Bernadette Curtis    Class Number: 7000

HIH 283 - USM Healing and SpiritualityTH 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course will explore the links between spiritual understandings and physical and mental health. Focusing on global spiritual and religious traditions, the course will examine the determinants of health and the healing techniques utilized in each faith. We will also examine the ways in which religious values and expectations become internalized and affect the ways in which we interpret our wellness and our discomforts. This course is designed to offer an opportunity to become familiar with the world's faith traditions, and to explore spirituality as it relates to healing, both personally and institutionally. CR 3. Colleen Emily Myers    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HIT 182 - UMFK Electronic Health RecordONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Pre-requisites: None. Co-requisites: HIT 200. This course provides an overview of the components, storage, retrieval, retention, and maintenance of electronic health information records. Topics include: structures of electronic health records, content and standards for quality, and healthcare information requirements. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Erin C Soucy    Class Number: 12433

HIT 200 - UMFK Introduction to Health Information TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course introduces the student to basic information about the healthcare system. The student will participate in discussions of types of clinical personnel and health care settings, gain an overview of types and purposes of information gathered, learn the history of Health Information Technology (HIT ) in the United States and various types of Health Informatics. The course will also provide overviews of errors including privacy and security breaches, quality and safety for HIT, customer service and satisfaction. Students will gain an understanding of leadership and leadership theories, a basic understanding of project management tools and techniques and a basic understanding of learning management systems. 2 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 2. Cheryl Roberts    Class Number: 12432

HIT 216 - UMFK Healthcare Statistics and ResearchONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: MAT 128 or 180; HLT 160, HIT 200. This course analyzes various methods and formulas used in compiling and preparing statistical reports for health care services with an emphasis on vital records. Students will gain an understanding of the methods and techniques used in presenting statistical data. Use of data for the purpose of analyzing and improving patient care practices is discussed. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Rachel E Albert    Class Number: 12431

HLT 386 - UMFK Health Care PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; NUR 200, NUR 230 or instructor's permission; or standing in Allied Health or RN to BSN program. This course provides students with an overview of contemporary health policy in the United States. Health disparities and the evolving healthcare system have a profound impact on the nursing profession. Nursing students develop a greater understanding of the social, political, cultural, and financial variables affecting health care outcomes, including nursing practice. Students learn to analyze health care policy using a framework. The effect of current health care policy on vulnerable populations is examined. Students participate in healthcare policy discussions as patient advocates and consumers of healthcare. Current issues and trends affecting the nursing profession are examined. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Tanya Lynn Sleeper    Class Number: 12428

HLT 407 - UMFK Leadership and Management in HealthcareONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Enrolled in Allied Health program or second semester junior standing, or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Prepares students to assume leadership, decision-making roles, and political awareness within an increasingly complex and changing health care system. Principles of leadership and management are examined in context of their application within current and prospective global health care environments. Role development and values clarification are emphasized. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring and Summer. CR 3. Tanya Lynn Sleeper    Class Number: 12429

HLT 407C - UMFK Leadership and Management PracticumONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Pre-requisites: >2.5 GPA; RN-BSN students only or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: HLT 407. This course provides RN-BSN students with the opportunity to explore leadership roles and management functions in a chosen setting. Students will spend 30 hours with a registered nurse in a supervisory or administrative role. In accordance with the Maine Nurse Competencies, students will explore professional practice through accountability, influence, change management, and collaboration with others. 1 credit hour. CR 1. Tanya Lynn Sleeper    Class Number: 12430

HPR 101 - UMPI Lifelong WellnessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Students will gain scientific evidence based knowledge and skills in assessing their wellness, practicing a healthy lifestyle, and pursuing goals for a wellness behavior change. Focus will be on lifelong, primary prevention as a way to contribute to a richer quality of life. CR 3. Leo L Saucier    Class Number: 11993

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces developmental theory and research that encompasses the entire lifespan. Emphasis will be on prenatal development through adolescence, with an overview of adult development. A multi-disciplinary and multicultural view of human development will be taken by examining theories from a socio-cultural context and in consideration of change as well as stability throughout the life cycle. The interaction of hereditary, environmental, and socio-cultural factors will be considered in studying physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development. Prerequisite: Second semester freshmen or above; must have completed College Writing and an EYE course. CR 3. Julie A Zink    Class Number: 5971

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces developmental theory and research that encompasses the entire lifespan. Emphasis will be on prenatal development through adolescence, with an overview of adult development. A multi-disciplinary and multicultural view of human development will be taken by examining theories from a socio-cultural context and in consideration of change as well as stability throughout the life cycle. The interaction of hereditary, environmental, and socio-cultural factors will be considered in studying physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development. Prerequisite: Second semester freshmen or above; must have completed College Writing and an EYE course. CR 3. Ashley Collins    Class Number: 5972

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces developmental theory and research that encompasses the entire lifespan. Emphasis will be on prenatal development through adolescence, with an overview of adult development. A multi-disciplinary and multicultural view of human development will be taken by examining theories from a socio-cultural context and in consideration of change as well as stability throughout the life cycle. The interaction of hereditary, environmental, and socio-cultural factors will be considered in studying physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development. Prerequisite: Second semester freshmen or above; must have completed College Writing and an EYE course. CR 3. Julie A Zink    Class Number: 11736

HRD 555 - USM Introduction to Student Affairs in Higher EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students with an overview of student affairs in colleges and universities. Particular attention will be given to historical developments as rooted in the emergence of the unique model of higher education in the U.S., to models of student development, to evaluation of the various models of student affairs organizations, and to emerging issues in managing student affairs programs. The intent is to provide students with the information and skills necessary to understand and evaluate the field as well as to assess their own interest and commitment to student affairs. CR 3. Kimberly Warren    Class Number: 7140

HRD 600 - USM History & Philosophy of Adult EducONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines historical and philosophical foundations of adult education. Key trends and theoretical frameworks are explored. Students will be introduced to a range of adult education practice domains in Maine and elsewhere. Creating a "community of learners" and modeling other adult education practices is a central goal of this course. CR 3. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 6286

HRD 630 - USM Facilitating Adult LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the theory and practice of facilitating adult learning. The aim of the course is to develop a working knowledge of numerous approaches to facilitation including analysis of students' strengths and weaknesses in particular learning contexts. Special emphasis is placed on developing skills in making presentations and leading group discussions. CR 3. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 6287

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. On campus meeting dates are 9/10; 10/22, 29; 11/19 and 12/3.

HRD 631 - USM The Adult LearnerONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the social, psychological, economic, and cultural situation of the variety of adults served by adult education programs today. The aim of the course is to develop a theory of learning which is applicable to adults in diverse circumstances and with diverse goals, needs, and styles of learning. Attention is given to stages of adult growth, the development of learning goals, learning environments, and to a variety of theories on learning. CR 3. Kevin D Doran    Class Number: 6742

HRD 639 - USM The Heart of TeachingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores the elements of fostering and supporting fundamental changes in adult learners through the process of teaching. Transformational learning theory is examined and applications to teaching are explored through exercises and discussion. CR 3. Allen Lampert    Class Number: 7279

HRD 685 - USM CAS Completion Project in Adult LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Students will undertake a major project of their own design as a final requirement for completion of the certificate of advanced study in adult learning. Students will participate in a support seminar and will make a formal presentation to an audience of program peers, faculty, colleagues, family, and friends. There are four options for projects: (1) field based study, (2) public policy initiative, (3) publishable theory paper, or (4) personal learning curriculum for adults. Prerequisite: open to graduate students accepted into the CAS in Adult Learning who have completed twenty-four credit hours. Cr 3. CR 3. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 7022

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 9/5; 10/3; 11/7 & 12/5. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 687 - USM Internship in Adult Educcation and Human Resource DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Designed to provide professional experience in the student's selected area of concern. A plan for the internship is presented for approval to the student's advisor. On approval, the intern completes his/her planned program under the supervision and evaluation of a responsible person for the internship assignment. Prerequisite: Open to matriculated graduate students who have taken HRD 605 and with permission of the instructor. Cr 1-9. CR 1. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 6289

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 9/5; 10/3; 11/7 & 12/5. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 698 - USM Directed Study in HRDONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students the opportunity to pursue a project independently, planning, and exploring an area of interest within the field of human resource development. The project must be field-based, intellectually sound, and reflect a high caliber of performance. Specific content and methods of evaluation are determined in conjunction with the faculty supervisor. An approved proposal is a necessary prerequisite to registration. Prerequisite: Open to matriculated graduate students who have taken HRD 605 and with permission of instructor. Cr 1-6. CR 1. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 6290

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 9/5; 10/3; 11/7 & 12/5. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 699 - USM Independent Study in Human Resource DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students the opportunity to pursue a project independently, planning, and exploring a topic of interest within the field of human resource development. The project must be library-based, intellectually sound, and reflect a high caliber of performance. Specific content and methods of evaluation will be determined in collaboration with the instructor. An approved proposal is a necessary prerequisite to registration. CR 1. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 6291

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 9/5; 10/3; 11/7 & 12/5. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HTY 100 - UMFK World Civilizations IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. A comprehensive examination of the growth of civilizations from the ancient times to the Renaissance. The course investigates the political, economic, social, intellectual, and religious developments of the periods. Students will explore the development of many of the world's civilizations, not only in Europe, but in Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Students will learn how European expansion affected civilizations in other parts of the world and how those civilizations, in turn, influenced and had impacts on Europe. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Summer. CR 3. Erica Nadelhaft    Class Number: 12279

HTY 101 - USM Western Civilization IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A basic survey and introduction to the heritage of Western society from ancient to early-modern times. Particular attention is given to the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece and Rome. Medieval civilization is explored with a focus on the institutions it bequeathed to the modern world. The Renaissance and Reformation and the rise of the great nation-states are studied. Throughout the course important individuals are considered such as Alexander the Great, Caesar, Charlemagne, Michelangelo, and Elizabeth I. The course also introduces students to historical method. Every Fall & Spring semester. CR 3. Gary J Johnson    Class Number: 5974

HTY 102 - USM Western Civilization IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A basic survey and introduction to the heritage of Western society from early modern times to the atomic age. Particular attention is given to the Enlightenment, the French Revolution, the rise of the industrial era, the growth of nationalism, and the World Wars. Personalities such as those of Napoleon, Hitler, and Stalin are studied. The course also introduces students to historical method. Every Fall & Spring semester. CR 3. Seth Rogoff    Class Number: 5975

HTY 102 - UMFK United States History IONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Surveys social, cultural, economic and political development of American nation from exploration and colonization through era of Civil War and reconstruction. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Paul Franklin Buck    Class Number: 12282

HTY 103 - UMA United States History IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
From the exploration of America to 1877. The development of democracy, growth of the West, slavery and sectionalism, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 2259

HTY 104 - UMA United States History IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
From 1877 to recent years. The making of modern America, industrialism, imperialism and other topics. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Thomas R McCord    Class Number: 2260

HTY 105 - UMA World Civilizations I, Prehistory to 1500ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is an introductory comparative exploration of various world civilizations through themes such as gender, religion, war, ecology, and ethnicity. Voices of individual lives are used to compare cultures and civilizations. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: 2166

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class

HTY 105 - UMA World Civilizations I, Prehistory to 1500TH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is an introductory comparative exploration of various world civilizations through themes such as gender, religion, war, ecology, and ethnicity. Voices of individual lives are used to compare cultures and civilizations. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HTY 106 - UMA World Civilizations II, From 1500 to the PresentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A global survey of the interacting roles of gender, nation, race, and class in the modern age of capitalism, imperialism, and world war. Voices of individual lives are used to compare cultures and civilizations. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Marilyn Ann Hudzina    Class Number: 2261

HTY 115 - UMPI World Civilization IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A survey of world civilization from the dawn of civilization through the 16th century. An emphasis will be placed on the political, social, intellectual, and economic cultures of China, India, MesoAmerica, the Middle East, and Subsaharian Africa. CR 3. John Defelice    Class Number: 12320

HTY 115 - UMM World History to 1500ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
The first half of the world history sequence covers the time from the first emergence of Homo Sapiens to the establishment of regular, ongoing, contact between the Americas, Europe, Africa, and Asia. This lengthy period saw the biological development and worldwide dispersal of human beings, the emergence of agriculture, cities, writing, organized religions, complex social organization and political institutions, and the creation of distinct cultural traditions. The course features cultural interactions and comparisons. CR 3. Lori E Cole    Class Number: 4091

HTY 116 - UMPI World Civilization IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
A survey of world history from the voyages of exploration by the Europeans through the present. Special emphasis will be placed on 20th century Africa, Asia, and Latin America and their political, military, social, cultural, and economic interactions with the West. This course fills history concentration requirements and part of the sequential history requirement for the General Education Core option. CR 3. John Defelice    Class Number: 12321

HTY 121 - USM United States History to 1800ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A thematic treatment of the formative period of early American history from the era of European colonial expansion to the so-called Revolution of 1800. Political, social, economic, intellectual, and institutional development provides a context for addressing the peoples, personalities, and events of the colonial and early national stages of growth of the United States and its relations with the larger world. Every Fall & Spring semester. CR 3. Christopher M Beam    Class Number: 7458

HTY 161 - UMPI United States History IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Surveys broad themes and developments in United States history from the pre-contact period through the Civil War and Reconstruction. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 12326

HTY 162 - UMPI United States History IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Surveys broad themes and developments in United States history from the Civil War and Reconstruction through the present. CR 3. John J Zaborney    Class Number: 12328

HTY 181 - USM Latin America IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This survey outlines the nature of the pre-Columbian Indian civilizations, their conquest by the European powers and the creation of the Hispanic and Portuguese empires in America. Every Fall semester. CR 3. John R Paton    Class Number: 5977

HTY 211 - UM Maine and the SeaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An overview of Maine maritime history from aboriginal uses through the current state of maritime Maine. Emphasis on the coast's history, inland Maine's relationship with the sea, Maine's maritime relationship to the world, and current historical and archaeological research. CR 3. Erik Ejler Reardon    Class Number: 10797

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

HTY 301 - UMPI Medieval EuropeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examines major political, social, and economic developments in Europe from fifth century to the sixteenth century. Topics include the fall of Rome, manorialism, feudalism, and the transition to early modern Europe. Fills history concentration requirements for European and pre-modern history. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 12329

HTY 304 - USM History of RomeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course surveys the political, social, and religious history of the Roman state from the eighth century B.C.E. to the fifth century C.E. Emphasis is given to the period of the Roman Republic (509-31 B.C.E.) and to the rise of Christianity within the Roman Empire. Prerequisite: HTY 101 or equivalent. CR 3. Gary J Johnson    Class Number: 6382

HTY 310 - UMA History of MaineONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will survey the social, economic and political history of the State of Maine from prehistoric times until the recent past. It will emphasize the important role that people from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds have had in shaping the unique character of the state. It will also explore Maine's connections with and contributions to the history of United States and worldwide events. Prerequisite: ENG 101 and any history course or permission of instructor. CR 3. Thomas R McCord    Class Number: 2262

HTY 321 - UMA The Immigrant in American HistoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of the causes of migration to the New World, from the colonial period to the Immigration Law of 1965. The impact of the immigrants and their culture on American society. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 2263

HTY 331 - UMA History of the American WorkerONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An examination of the history of American workers from colonial times to the present. Topics include class formation, work and community, labor organization, labor and the State, as well as ethnic, gender and racial divisions within the working class. Prerequisite: ENG101 and HTY103 or HTY104 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 2265

HTY 334 - USM The Holocaust: Policy, Practice, ResponseONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An examination of the roots of anti-Semitism in European history, the development of the policy of the extermination of the Jews and others in Nazi Germany, and the implementation of the policy throughout Europe during the Second World War. The varied aspects of the response of individuals and governments to the experience of the Holocaust are also considered. Prerequisite: HTY 102. Another course in twentieth-century Europe or the United States is also recommended. CR 3. Abraham J Peck    Class Number: 6383

HTY 350 - UMA Twentieth Century World HistoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course examines the history of the world in the 20th century - the two world wars; the Russian, Chinese, Mexican, and Cuban revolutions; and national liberation struggles in Africa and Asia. It also addresses the evolution of international economic and political systems and the influence of the West on the lives of people everywhere. Prerequisite: ENG 101 and three credit hours in history. CR 3. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: 2266

HTY 359 - UMA U.S. History Since World War IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will study the post World War II history of the United States. It will consist of a brief survey of the entire period as well as in-depth studies of selected topics. These topics may include the dilemmas of the U.S. as a world power, the Vietnam War, economic growth and stagnation, class and citizenship, rise and fall of the New Deal order, the black freedom struggle, the challenge of feminism, and the rise of the new Conservatism. Prerequisite: ENG101 and HTY104 or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Thomas R McCord    Class Number: 2267

HTY 368 - UMPI Acadian and French Canadian FolkloreONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Thematic survey of the folklore, in a historical context, of the first French settlers in North America. The history of New France (Acadia and Quebec) is closely tied to New England, the Native peoples of the region. Study of geography material and oral culture within their American and European context. CR 3. J Donald Cyr    Class Number: 12331

HTY 371 - UMA History of Modern ChinaW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course examines the historic transformations that led to the development of modern China. It covers the forces that led to the fall of the Qing dynasty, the rivalry between the Nationalist Guomindang and Communist parties, the emergence of the People's Republic of China under Mao Zedong, and the consequences of the Chinese revolution. Finally, it considers the changes that have transformed China from the end of the 20th century until today. Prerequisite: HTY105 or 106 and ENG 101. CR 3. Peter Michael Lodge    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HTY 380 - UMFK History of the Middle EastONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. This course will give students an understanding of the history and development of the modern Middle East. After a brief summary of the Ottoman Empire and Islam, the course will focus on the period between World War I and the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. The course will emphasize how the history of this time period has laid the groundwork for the Middle East as we know it today. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Erica Nadelhaft    Class Number: 12285

HTY 451 - UMPI History of the Old SouthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examines the US South from pre-contact through the Civil War and Reconstruction. Themes include modernity, sectionalism, and regional identity. Topics include Native American societies, colonial politics and social structure, the origins of slavery, antebellum politics, slavery and the plantation economy, plain folk, and women. CR 3. John J Zaborney    Class Number: 12803

HUD 529 - UM Numeracy for the Young ChildONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course applies developmental theory to the construction of curriculum and methods in early childhood mathematics education. CR 3. Julie M Dellamattera    Class Number: 10988

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

HUD 529 - UM Numeracy for the Young ChildONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course applies developmental theory to the construction of curriculum and methods in early childhood mathematics education. CR 3. Julie M Dellamattera    Class Number: 10987

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

HUM 121 - UMA Native American Cultures IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A comprehensive survey of the major Native American cultures that existed in North, Central, and South America before the European invasion. Cultures studied will include paleo, archaic, formative, classic, and post-classic examples from throughout the Americas. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Kristy Feldhousen-Giles    Class Number: 2268

HUM 304 - USM Writing Children's Literature: How to Craft Compelling StoriesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An exploration of how real life stories, details, characters, and voices combine with images to create compelling children's stories. This course includes lecture, class discussion and writing workshops. Cr 3 CR 3. Barbara A Walsh    Class Number: 7723

HUM 325 - USM World History and Geography IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is the first in a series of two courses that are designed to help students develop an understanding of and an appreciation for world history and geography. The course's goal is to provide students with a humanistic background from which to better comprehend global complexities. This course will cover the period from prehistory to the age of modern expansion, from about 50,000 to 500 years ago. Prerequisite: Only students with more than 45 credits are permitted to take this course. This course has been approved by the State Department of Education for content area in secondary Social Studies. Cr.3 CR 3. Donald Beane    Class Number: 7491

HUM 345 - USM Leadership and FilmONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Like literature, film allows for an exploration of various themes and experiences that would not normally be available to an individual. This course seeks to capture this opportunity by seeking to understand leadership as it is presented in various films. Through the use of film, we will explore themes relating to leadership such as power, influence, oppression, ethics, service, and more. CR 3.    Class Number: 7842

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to social welfare systems and their functions as they relate to social needs and problems within the political, social and economic contexts. An overview of the history and development of social welfare systems, the range of current social services and the knowledge and skills necessary for responding to human needs. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to social welfare systems and their functions as they relate to social needs and problems within the political, social and economic contexts. An overview of the history and development of social welfare systems, the range of current social services and the knowledge and skills necessary for responding to human needs. CR 3. Elaine K Dunton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
An introduction to social welfare systems and their functions as they relate to social needs and problems within the political, social and economic contexts. An overview of the history and development of social welfare systems, the range of current social services and the knowledge and skills necessary for responding to human needs. CR 3.    Class Number: 2657

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to social welfare systems and their functions as they relate to social needs and problems within the political, social and economic contexts. An overview of the history and development of social welfare systems, the range of current social services and the knowledge and skills necessary for responding to human needs. CR 3.    Class Number: 2171

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

HUS 125 - UMA Chemical DependencyONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical addiction. Covered are the psychological and physiological effects of alcohol and other abused drugs, the nature of addiction, and substance abuse as a family condition. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups and programs and treatment modalities are addressed. CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 2802

HUS 125 - UMA Chemical DependencyTH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical addiction. Covered are the psychological and physiological effects of alcohol and other abused drugs, the nature of addiction, and substance abuse as a family condition. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups and programs and treatment modalities are addressed. CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 125 - UMA Chemical DependencyT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical addiction. Covered are the psychological and physiological effects of alcohol and other abused drugs, the nature of addiction, and substance abuse as a family condition. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups and programs and treatment modalities are addressed. CR 3. Elaine K Dunton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 125 - UMA Chemical DependencyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical addiction. Covered are the psychological and physiological effects of alcohol and other abused drugs, the nature of addiction, and substance abuse as a family condition. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups and programs and treatment modalities are addressed. CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 2176

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Final exam must be proctored.

HUS 134 - UMA Cultural Competence in the Helping ProfessionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course familiarizes students with the theoretical and practical components of cultural competence. By understanding the elements of multicultural helping, students will develop a foundation for working with a variety of issues and populations. Topic areas will include the nature of prejudice, racial and ethnic identity, individual and collective worldview and the study of specific cultural groups. Practical strategies and cultural self-awareness will also be emphasized as essential to effective intervention with clients. CR 3. Diane Y Lemay    Class Number: 12570

HUS 160 - UMA Perspectives on Infants, Toddlers and Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to the nature and needs of young children. Developmentally appropriate methods of caregiving will be studied. Interpersonal skills needed for working with young children and their families will be developed through discussion and role playing. Descriptions of services for young children will be presented by professionals working in the field.(Cross-listed with EDU 160) CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 2658

HUS 212 - UMA Case ManagementT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Building upon an understanding of the social systems model, this course examines the various approaches to case management in mental health and social service settings. Content areas address history and concept stages of engagement, assessment, planning, linkage, coordination. advocacy, disengagement and organization supports. Prerequisite: HUS 101 CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 212 - UMA Case ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Building upon an understanding of the social systems model, this course examines the various approaches to case management in mental health and social service settings. Content areas address history and concept stages of engagement, assessment, planning, linkage, coordination. advocacy, disengagement and organization supports. Prerequisite: HUS 101 CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: 2184

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 215 - UMA Introduction to Therapeutic ActivitiesM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course for health care professionals working with clients in institutional and community settings. The course covers a theoretical approach to therapeutic activities including recreational, occupational and remotivational programs. Characteristics of clients will be addressed with attention given to development of programs to meet individual and group needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Christine Little    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 215 - UMA Introduction to Therapeutic ActivitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course for health care professionals working with clients in institutional and community settings. The course covers a theoretical approach to therapeutic activities including recreational, occupational and remotivational programs. Characteristics of clients will be addressed with attention given to development of programs to meet individual and group needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Christine Little    Class Number: 2188

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

HUS 218 - UMA Community Mental HealthTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An overview of the community mental health care system: including prevention, crisis services, cultural competence, and consultation. Emphasis will be on contemporary community mental health care throughout the life span. While community mental health programs serve a variety of client needs, this course will focus on the practices related to helping persons with serious mental illness CR 3. Sabra C Burdick    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 218 - UMA Community Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An overview of the community mental health care system: including prevention, crisis services, cultural competence, and consultation. Emphasis will be on contemporary community mental health care throughout the life span. While community mental health programs serve a variety of client needs, this course will focus on the practices related to helping persons with serious mental illness CR 3. Sabra C Burdick    Class Number: 2193

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 220 - UMA Child Mental HealthW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An interdisciplinary applied course that expands on the physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth processes. Addresses positive mental health and explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programming. Prerequisite: PSY 100. CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 220 - UMA Child Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An interdisciplinary applied course that expands on the physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth processes. Addresses positive mental health and explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programming. Prerequisite: PSY 100. CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: 2198

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 221 - UMA Adolescent Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An interdisciplinary applied course which integrates physical, emotional, intellectual and social aspects of adolescent development. Explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programs. Emphasis on interrelationships of the physiological, psychological and cognitive systems. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or permission CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 2202

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

HUS 221 - UMA Adolescent Mental HealthTH 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An interdisciplinary applied course which integrates physical, emotional, intellectual and social aspects of adolescent development. Explores prevention, detection and rehabilitation programs. Emphasis on interrelationships of the physiological, psychological and cognitive systems. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or permission CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 222 - UMA Psychosocial RehabilitationM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Examines the basic principles of psychosocial rehabilitation with focus on client assessment planning, intervention, and rehabilitation services. Psychosocial rehabilitation approaches are applied to mental health and social services systems. Prerequisite: HUS 101 or HUS 218 CR 3. Robert J Harper    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 229 - UMA Models of AddictionF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is crosslisted with PSY 229)This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the process of addiction. Identifying characteristics including physical, psychological/emotional and behavioral mechanisms and symptoms will be examined. The models will be applied to identification and treatment of addiction in general, including special populations. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 229 - UMA Models of AddictionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is crosslisted with PSY 229)This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the process of addiction. Identifying characteristics including physical, psychological/emotional and behavioral mechanisms and symptoms will be examined. The models will be applied to identification and treatment of addiction in general, including special populations. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 2216

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 232 - UMA Crisis CounselingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to crisis theories and an overview of various types of crises. Students will understand the nature of a crisis. Effective intervention skills and appropriate referral procedures are addressed from a crisis management perspective. Ethical, legal, and social issues will be discussed. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission CR 3. Diane Y Lemay    Class Number: 2659

HUS 233 - UMA Sexual Abuse and TraumaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents the experience of sexual abuse and trauma from the perspective of survivors, perpetrators and others involved. Treatment techniques and community responses involving both survivors and perpetrators are viewed within the context of various modalities. Prerequisite: HUS101 or PSY100 CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: 2661

HUS 236 - UMA Foundations of Vocational RehabilitationW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Examines the vocational rehabilitation process, focusing on evaluation, planning, treatment and placement. Provides an overview of the historical, philosophical, theoretical and operational foundation of vocational rehabilitation, particularly as it applies to people with behavioral health problems and disabling conditions. Prerequisite: HUS 101 CR 3. Amy Line    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 236 - UMA Foundations of Vocational RehabilitationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Examines the vocational rehabilitation process, focusing on evaluation, planning, treatment and placement. Provides an overview of the historical, philosophical, theoretical and operational foundation of vocational rehabilitation, particularly as it applies to people with behavioral health problems and disabling conditions. Prerequisite: HUS 101 CR 3. Amy Line    Class Number: 2220

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 240 - UMA Social Services for the ElderlyONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
A survey of the range of services and therapeutic approaches designed for the elderly. Topics include the social context of aging, service delivery settings, roles of the social service practitioner, support systems, outreach, funding sources and legal considerations. Prerequisite: HUS 101 CR 3. Grace M Leonard    Class Number: 2662

HUS 263 - UMA Family InteractionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents issues and dynamics which affect family functioning. Family relations, stresses, and strengths are examined within the context of human service delivery systems. Both contemporary and historical influences are addressed from multicultural perspectives. Prerequisite: HUS 101 or permission CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: 2226

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 263 - UMA Family InteractionsM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents issues and dynamics which affect family functioning. Family relations, stresses, and strengths are examined within the context of human service delivery systems. Both contemporary and historical influences are addressed from multicultural perspectives. Prerequisite: HUS 101 or permission CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 305 - UMA Group ProcessM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides both an experiential and theoretical basis for the study of group dynamics and leadership styles. An overview of communication systems, individual role functions, group cohesion and group conflict are presented. Role playing, psychodrama and group facilitation techniques are considered for application in social service and rehabilitation settings. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or SOC 101 CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 305 - UMA Group ProcessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides both an experiential and theoretical basis for the study of group dynamics and leadership styles. An overview of communication systems, individual role functions, group cohesion and group conflict are presented. Role playing, psychodrama and group facilitation techniques are considered for application in social service and rehabilitation settings. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or SOC 101 CR 3. Jonathan M Bowen    Class Number: 12818

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 308 - UMA Assessment and PlanningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents models of assessment and planning in the context of clinical and rehabilitation settings. It will also familiarize students with a selection of methods, techniques, and instruments commonly used to assess client skill and support levels. The preparation of a collaborative support plan based on assessment data is required. Prerequisite: HUS 212 and MAT 100 or higher. 3Cr CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: 2239

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

HUS 308 - UMA Assessment and PlanningW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents models of assessment and planning in the context of clinical and rehabilitation settings. It will also familiarize students with a selection of methods, techniques, and instruments commonly used to assess client skill and support levels. The preparation of a collaborative support plan based on assessment data is required. Prerequisite: HUS 212 and MAT 100 or higher. 3Cr CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 308 - UMA Assessment and PlanningTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course presents models of assessment and planning in the context of clinical and rehabilitation settings. It will also familiarize students with a selection of methods, techniques, and instruments commonly used to assess client skill and support levels. The preparation of a collaborative support plan based on assessment data is required. Prerequisite: HUS 212 and MAT 100 or higher. 3Cr CR 3. Michael J Desisto    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 316 - UMA Applied Professional Ethics for Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course addresses the need for and application of ethical standards and practices in mental health, human services and related professions. Models and resources for ethical decision making will be presented and applied to hypothetical situations. Prerequisite: HUS 101 and HUS 212 CR 3. David J Samuelian    Class Number: 2274

HUS 323 - UMA Infant Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Presents a multidisciplinary perspective on infant mental health (IMH). Practical applications of current research will be explored. Infant mental health dynamics and the primary attachment and care giving relationship(s) will be examined in depth. Topics include risk and protective factors, assessment, psychopathology, and early intervention and infant-toddler childcare practices. Prerequisite: HUS 220 CR 3. Charles Michael Sandberg    Class Number: 2663

HUS 325 - UMA Social Studies and the Project Approach for Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to offer teachers and other adults an integrated method of teaching social sciences to young children. This project-oriented approach allows children to engage in their own learning and problem-solving while developing a greater awareness of themselves and family, diverse cultures, and countries. Knowledge acquired in the course helps prepare children to become active, involved citizens of their communities and world. This course fulfills the requirements of the State of Maine Learning Guidelines B-5 and Learning Results for K-3. Prerequisite: PSY100, equivalent or permission 3 credits. CR 3. Erin P C Zaremba    Class Number: 2653

HUS 326 - UMA Chemical Dependency CounselingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Areas covered include treatment process, with emphasis on group process; counseling techniques and theory; and human development, with emphasis on adolescence, adulthood and counseling ethics. Prerequisite: HUS 125 or equivalent CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 2317

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Final exam must be proctored.

HUS 326 - UMA Chemical Dependency CounselingW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Areas covered include treatment process, with emphasis on group process; counseling techniques and theory; and human development, with emphasis on adolescence, adulthood and counseling ethics. Prerequisite: HUS 125 or equivalent CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 328 - UMA Creative Development & Art for Young ChildrenW 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of how art and creativity influence young children and how early childhood educators, parents, and adults who work with children can assist in this process. Students will consider the important role art plays with children who may be handicapped or from a diverse background. This comprehensive introductory course includes an exploration of a variety of materials, activities, and projects that will stimulate creativity in children. Students will study artists and current children's illustrators and review children's books. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission of instructor. Cross listed with EDU 328 CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 328 - UMA Creative Development & Art for Young ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of how art and creativity influence young children and how early childhood educators, parents, and adults who work with children can assist in this process. Students will consider the important role art plays with children who may be handicapped or from a diverse background. This comprehensive introductory course includes an exploration of a variety of materials, activities, and projects that will stimulate creativity in children. Students will study artists and current children's illustrators and review children's books. Prerequisite: PSY100 or permission of instructor. Cross listed with EDU 328 CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 12133

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. Closed Class - Onward Students only

HUS 330 - UMA Interviewing and CounselingT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Theory and practice of psychological interviewing for the purposes of gathering data and/or modifying human behavior including current theories and techniques of counseling and psychotherapy. Includes experience with interviewing and counseling techniques and the proper use of referral. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

HUS 330 - UMA Interviewing and CounselingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Theory and practice of psychological interviewing for the purposes of gathering data and/or modifying human behavior including current theories and techniques of counseling and psychotherapy. Includes experience with interviewing and counseling techniques and the proper use of referral. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Charles S Grunder    Class Number: 2746

HUS 330 - UMA Interviewing and CounselingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Theory and practice of psychological interviewing for the purposes of gathering data and/or modifying human behavior including current theories and techniques of counseling and psychotherapy. Includes experience with interviewing and counseling techniques and the proper use of referral. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 2321

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 331 - UMA Substance Abuse Counseling for Special PopulationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to familiarize students with diagnostic and counseling strategies which focus on the treatment needs of adolescents, the elderly, persons with mental illness, and persons with mental retardation. Both group and individual counseling techniques will be taught including methods for recovery and relapse prevention. Prerequisite: successful completion of a substance abuse course. CR 3. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: 5527

HUS 332 - UMA Addiction & the FamilyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course acquaints students with research findings and clinical data regarding the effects of addiction on various family systems. The conditions of co-addiction, codependency and family dysfunction are studied within the contexts of family systems and society as a whole. The development of the functional self as the foundations for healthy interpersonal relationships is explored. Prerequisite: HUS125 and PSY100 (This course is crosslisted with SSC 332) CR 3. Tamara J Hunt    Class Number: 2270

HUS 342 - UMA Trauma and AddictionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the complex relationship between trauma and various chemical and process addictions. Biological underpinnings of both trauma and addiction will be reviewed. Psychological and social factors related to both conditions will be discussed. Treatment models and treatment strategies for clients with these co-morbid conditions will be reviewed. Prerequisite: PSY 229 or HUS 125 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 2749

HUS 349 - UMA Supervision in Human ServicesF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Focusing on the essence of supervision in the context of social/human service organizations and practice, this course will explore a range of models of supervision as well as the roles, tasks, functions and processes of supervision, including issues of liability, stress and burnout. Prerequisite: HUS 212, and HUS 330 or HUS 305. CR 3. Sabra C Burdick    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 349 - UMA Supervision in Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Focusing on the essence of supervision in the context of social/human service organizations and practice, this course will explore a range of models of supervision as well as the roles, tasks, functions and processes of supervision, including issues of liability, stress and burnout. Prerequisite: HUS 212, and HUS 330 or HUS 305. CR 3. Sabra C Burdick    Class Number: 2325

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

HUS 350 - UMA Mental Health & AgingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the unique health and treatment needs of the psychiatrically ill, older adult. It will enable mental health care givers to provide age sensitive care in a variety of settings. Topics will include biological, social, psychological and physical aspects of aging, dementia, and major psychiatric disorders. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Kim Marie Lane    Class Number: 12616

HUS 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Interventions appropriate for young children and their families are explored. Social policy, chronic life conditions, and methods for empowering families are addressed. The family life cycle and multicultural perspectives are examined in the context of the school, the family, and the community. Cross-listed with Edu 352 Prerequisite: PSY100. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Interventions appropriate for young children and their families are explored. Social policy, chronic life conditions, and methods for empowering families are addressed. The family life cycle and multicultural perspectives are examined in the context of the school, the family, and the community. Cross-listed with Edu 352 Prerequisite: PSY100. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 2329

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. Exams are online through BlackBoard. Students must also enroll for MSL 100

HUS 362 - UMA Language and Literacy in Early ChildhoodONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to teach students how to recognize and implement appropriate environmental strategies that support early literacy development and appropriate early experiences with books and writing. Emphasis is placed on speaking and listening, as well as reading and writing readiness. Prerequisites: HUS 160 and PSY 302 or equivalents or instructor permission. CR 3. Charles Michael Sandberg    Class Number: 2773

HUS 363 - UMA Young Children with Special NeedsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for student who will be working with infants, toddlers, and small children and their families in a variety of careers--human services, social work, education, childcare, nursing, and others. Strategies, service delivery, and designing learning environments for teaching young children with special needs will be addressed. Students will learn about PL 94-145 and IDEA as it pertains to young children through early intervention and early special education. Prerequisite: PSY 100. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 2655

HUS 366 - UMA Grief CounselingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Regardless of the practice setting, mental health workers inevitably work with clients who are coping with loss, both death and non-death related, and grief reactions. This course will address the relevant knowledge and skill base needed to provide social work intervention to individuals and families coping with a range of loss experiences (normative and non-normative life transitions, divorce, physical health changes, foster placement, etc.) and death, dying and bereavement experiences. Prerequisites: HUS 330 3Cr CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: 2756

HUS 366 - UMA Grief CounselingTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Regardless of the practice setting, mental health workers inevitably work with clients who are coping with loss, both death and non-death related, and grief reactions. This course will address the relevant knowledge and skill base needed to provide social work intervention to individuals and families coping with a range of loss experiences (normative and non-normative life transitions, divorce, physical health changes, foster placement, etc.) and death, dying and bereavement experiences. Prerequisites: HUS 330 3Cr CR 3. Jennifer Mascaro    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 460 - UMA Pre-Internship SeminarF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This seminar course is designed to enable students to identify, prepare for and complete a successful internship experience in mental health or human services. Students will learn to translate their accomplishments, abilities and attributes into professional goals and will learn strategies to implement these goals. Emphasis will also be placed on understanding organizational structures and cultures, and on developing communication and interpersonal skills essential for succeeding in a professional environment. Prerequisite: Senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services Program. Minimum Grade of "C" required prior to enrolling in HUS 461, HUS 462 or HUS 463. CR 3. Diane Y Lemay    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 460 - UMA Pre-Internship SeminarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This seminar course is designed to enable students to identify, prepare for and complete a successful internship experience in mental health or human services. Students will learn to translate their accomplishments, abilities and attributes into professional goals and will learn strategies to implement these goals. Emphasis will also be placed on understanding organizational structures and cultures, and on developing communication and interpersonal skills essential for succeeding in a professional environment. Prerequisite: Senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services Program. Minimum Grade of "C" required prior to enrolling in HUS 461, HUS 462 or HUS 463. CR 3. Diane Y Lemay    Class Number: 2333

Class Notes: Students must also enroll for MSL 100

HUS 461 - UMA Internship in Mental Health & Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 16 hours a week per semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Prerequisite: Senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree and HUS 308, HUS 349, HUS 316 and minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460. CR 6. Kim Marie Lane    Class Number: 2276

HUS 462 - UMA Capstone Internship in Mental Health/Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 16 hours a week per semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Minimum Grade of "C" required in this course to meet degree requirements. Prerequisite: HUS 308, HUS 349, HUS 316, minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460, and HUS 461 or equivalent, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree CR 6. David J Samuelian    Class Number: 2277

HUS 463 - UMA Capstone Internship in Mental Health & Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private sector agency for 32 hours a week for the semester. Application of skills and knowledge provide the foundation for the course, including crisis intervention, case management and current best practices. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Students matriculated in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree must complete a total of 12 credit hours to fulfill the internship requirement for graduation. Minimum Grade of "C" required in this course to meet degree requirements.CR 12 *Students may take HUS 461 and HUS 462 for a total of 12 credit hours over two semesters or take HUS 463 for one semester for a total of 12 credit hours. Prerequisite: HUS 308, HUS 349, HUS 316 minimum grade of "C" in HUS 460, and senior status in the Bachelor of Science in Mental Health & Human Services degree. CR 12. Diane Y Lemay    Class Number: 2278

IDS 500 - UM Graduate Seminar in Interdisciplinary Studies: The Fate of the HeroONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Interdisciplinary exploration of selected topics both within and across the areas of humanities, social sciences and the natural sciences. Topic varies from semester to semester. May be taken more than once for credit if topic varies. CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 8370

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ILS 100 - UMA Introduction to Libraries and Library CareersONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An overview of the history and development of libraries and librarianship as a profession is presented, covering the philosophy, professional associations, state and national certification processes and career opportunities in the library and information fields. Additionally, current issues in librarianship will be explored. Contact with career mentors will be encouraged. CR 3 CR3 CR 3. David W Anderson    Class Number: 2279

ILS 101 - UMA Foundations of Information and Library ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of library information science as they apply to library and other information agencies. Topics include information ethics, policies, information needs and seeking behaviors, technology, and the impact of information on cultures and societies. Prerequisite: ILS 100 CR 3. Jodi C Williams    Class Number: 2281

ILS 109 - UMA Information LiteracyONLINE
Aug 29 - Sep 23
An introduction to the research process and methods for retrieving information from a library or through online sources. This course will be a sequence of steps focusing on the following areas; a) getting started-developing a research question. b) developing search strategies and techniques. c) using electronic and print resources. d) evaluating information to best determine what meets research needs, and e) properly citing these sources. 1Cr CR 1. Amy Burns    Class Number: 2765

ILS 150 - UMA Introduction to Reference Services & MaterialsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides introductory knowledge and skills using general and specialized reference tools. An introduction to basic database and online searching emphasizing regionally available resources is included. Travel to cooperating libraries required for some assignments. Prerequisite: ILS 100, ILS 101, and ENG 101. 3 credits. CR 3. Christina Rose Mcgrath    Class Number: 2282

ILS 175 - UMA Cataloging and Technical ProcessesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course covers the cataloging and classification of book and non-book materials. Instruction and practice are given in bibliographic searching and descriptive and subject cataloging, as well as an introduction to the processes of technical services departments in library information agencies. Some trips to a local library are required. Prerequisite: ILS 100 CR 3. Denise Goetting    Class Number: 2283

ILS 201 - UMA Library Services to TeensONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will teach the basics for servicing teens, age 12-18 in a public school library setting. Topics covered include adolescent development, programming, collection development, dedicated space, youth participation, technology, and other aspects of library services for young adults. The class will also read and discuss various books for a teen audience. Prerequisite: ILS 100 CR 3. Melissa M Orth    Class Number: 2284

ILS 205 - UMA Readers' AdvisoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A readers' advisory service guides patrons to fiction and non-fiction recreational reading. This course explores the readers' advisory service, its origins, and current uses. Students will examine and evaluate major genre styles, authors, advisory reference tools, classification, and cataloging. Students will explore making RA services a vital part of the library through displays, programs, and aiding special populations. This course requires extensive reading and writing. Prerequisite: ILS 100, ILS 101 and ENG 101 CR 3. Pamela Bobker    Class Number: 2285

ILS 225 - UMA Introduction to Library Information TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will introduce the student to current library technologies and related issues. It includes an in-depth exploration of technology systems, policies, ethics, and practices as well as the importance of staying current with the latest trends in the information and library services field. Prerequisite: ILS 100 or permission of program coordinator CR 3. Tamara E Blesh    Class Number: 2286

ILS 250 - UMA Collection DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course examines how libraries build and maintain collections to meet user needs for libraries and information centers. It also teaches practical skills for selecting information resources appropriate for given audiences. Topics include the principles and practices for the selection of materials, needs assessment, collection evaluation, collection policies, producers of materials, government information, fiscal management, weeding, budgeting and censorship. Prerequisite: ILS 100 or permission of program coordinator CR 3. Melissa M Orth    Class Number: 2287

ILS 299 - UMA Library Assistant Practicum & CapstoneONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The library practicum is designed to provide on-the-job experience under the supervision of a professional librarian in a library or other information agency for the purpose of utilizing skills, knowledge, and attitudes acquired during the course of study leading to the associate degree. The 80 hour onsite work experience includes experience in one or more functional areas as appropriate to student interests, and specialized individual projects which meet the library/information agency and student goals. Prerequisite: All 100 and 200 level ILS courses. CR 4. Jodi C Williams    Class Number: 2288

ILS 350 - UMA Advanced Reference Services and MaterialsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will build upon the introductory reference class to cover reference materials and services for patrons. It includes an in-depth exploration of the role of teaching, information literacy and the research process, policies, building print and electronic collections, the reference interview, information seeking behavior, evaluation of reference services, outreach, marketing, the use of advanced web and social technologies, and reference space design. This course will also address current trends in reference services and discuss different means for staying current in the information and library services fields. Prerequisites ILS 150 and ILS 250. CR 3. Jodi C Williams    Class Number: 2290

ILS 365 - UMA Web Page DesignONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course includes theoretical and practical methods with hands-on applications in creating a web site for a specific library information agency or an approved alternate agency. Students will work semester long to design a web site through the use of HTML tagging and a web editing program. Basic web design principles as well as human computer interaction concepts will be discussed. This course also includes an in-depth exploration of usability issues, evaluation techniques, policies and procedures, web site maintenance, presentation of information for the web and different approaches for evaluating online content. Prerequisites: CIS 100 and ILS 150 CR 3. Anastasia Spyridon Weigle    Class Number: 2291

ILS 385 - UMA Creating Marketing Materials for Library and Information AgenciesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Through a hands-on approach, this three-credit course explores many production platforms for creating educational and promotional materials in library and information centers. This methods course also explores the role of production with a focus on theoretical, pedagogical and technological considerations. Students will be required to creatively engage with a range of applications from the traditional (bulletin boards, posters and mailers), to social technologies (wiki, media and blogs). Portfolio-quality projects will be generated. CR 3 CR 3. Anastasia Spyridon Weigle    Class Number: 2292

ILS 442 - UMA Library ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Supervising staff, managing budgets, reporting to boards, public relations, promoting services, ADA regulations, and managing all the technologies in today's library comprise the course content. Prerequisite: LIB 250 CR 3. Donna A Bancroft    Class Number: 2293

ILS 450 - UMA Global LibrarianshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will prepare students about the importance of a global approach to library services whether locally or in the larger international community. Global library educational programs, volunteerism and other opportunities will be explored in depth. Additionally, the course will study various organizations, foundations and initiatives supporting access to information resources in developing countries and those populations considered a part of the 'Digital Divide.' The student will be expected to prepare a well-researched and documented case study of library services, practices and issues from a selected country as a culmination to the course. Prerequisite: ENG 101, all 100 & 200 level ILS classes or permission of the instructor CR 3. Tamara E Blesh    Class Number: 12574

ILS 499 - UMA Senior Capstone Internship or Advanced ResearchONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The library practicum (120 hours onsite) is designed to provide on-the-job experience under the supervision of a professional librarian in a library or other information agency setting. This course will allow students to utilize the skills, knowledge, and library-related values acquired during their course of study leading to the bachelor's degree. If students have taken ILS 299, OR they have more than 10 years full-time experience in a library* they can request an alternate project (an original research or a hybrid research/internship project). Students who have never worked in a library or have not taken ILS 299, must opt for the practicum option. Prerequisites: senior standing in the ILS program. 6 credits. * For this option students may need to submit a resume documenting work experience, and/or a letter of recommendation from a supervisor or acceptable peer in the lLS field who can attest to your abilities, knowledge and skills as it pertains to libraries. CR 6. Jodi C Williams    Class Number: 2289

IMD 330 - UM Intermedia Topics in Technical Development: Contemporary Music ProductionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This class will provide diverse, topical explorations on fabrication process, tools for innovative development and technical means of production for creative work. Although topics will vary from semester to semester, all iterations will focus on giving students an in-depth exposure to a technical aspect of materials, tools and production skills relevant to Intermedial forms. In addition to technical modes of production, these classes will consider technological tools in relation to a variety of theoretical, practical and historical explorations of creativity that will help form the basis of a praxis model for Intermedia production. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing CR 3. Duane F Shimmel    Class Number: 11046

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

INT 400 - UM Pop!Tech: The Impact of Technology on SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A unique, interdisciplinary, online experience designed around the annual Pop!Tech Conference in Camden, Maine. Explores the impact of technology on society, environment, governance, ethics, and other aspects of our personal, professional, and civic lives - both for our world today and the future we have a hand in shaping. A unique, interdisciplinary, online experience designed around the annual Pop!Tech Conference in Camden, Maine. Explores the impact of technology on society, environment, governance, ethics, and other aspects of our personal, professional, and civic lives - both for our world today and the future we have a hand in shaping. Junior Standing CR 3. Amy Eileen Cross    Class Number: 10756

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

INT 410 - UM (ANT, ENG, MLC) Introduction to the Study of LinguisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of language structure and its socio-cultural, psychological and historical aspects. Provides conceptual and technical tools for understanding the phenomenon of language. No previous training in languages or linguistics is required. CR 3. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 8483

Class Notes: This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings.

INT 598 - UM Special Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies: Pop! Tech:Impact Tech on SocONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Advanced study of timely or experimental topics that bridge two or more disciplines. Graduate Standing CR 1. Amy Eileen Cross    Class Number: 10300

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Aug 30 - Sep 29
Key topics in conducting research responsibly. Guidelines, polices and codes relating to ethical research. Skills development for identifying and resolving ethical conflicts arising in research. Address case studies in the context of ethical theories and concepts. CR 1. Harlan J Onsrud    Class Number: 10728

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Oct 3 - Nov 4
Key topics in conducting research responsibly. Guidelines, polices and codes relating to ethical research. Skills development for identifying and resolving ethical conflicts arising in research. Address case studies in the context of ethical theories and concepts. CR 1. Harlan J Onsrud    Class Number: 10729

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Oct 4 - Nov 3
Key topics in conducting research responsibly. Guidelines, polices and codes relating to ethical research. Skills development for identifying and resolving ethical conflicts arising in research. Address case studies in the context of ethical theories and concepts. CR 1. Harlan J Onsrud    Class Number: 10730

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

ISS 210 - UMA Introduction to Information Systems SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an overview of security challenges and strategies of countermeasure in the information systems environment. Topics include definition of terms, concepts, elements, and goals incorporating industry standards and practices with a focus on availability, vulnerability, integrity and confidentiality aspects of information systems. Prerequisite: CIS 101. 3 credits. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 4289

ISS 220 - UMA Security Risk ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course addresses the broad topic of risk management and how risk, threats, and vulnerabilities impact information systems. The course includes a discussion on security policies that can be used to help protect and maintain a network, such as password policy, e-mail policy and Internet. Prerequisites: ISS 210 or concurrent enrollment with ISS 210. 3 credits. CR 3. Raquel Hicks    Class Number: 2294

ISS 240 - UMA Security Policy and GovernanceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course includes a discussion on security policies that can be used to help protect and maintain a network, such as password policy, e-mail policy and Internet policy. The course includes how to create a compliance program within an organization to monitor polices. The issues include organizational behavior and crisis management. Prerequisites: ISS210 CR 3. Betina Tagle    Class Number: 2295

ISS 310 - UMA Information Security ArchitectONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course examines enterprise-level security architecture and its relationship to physical security. Security in service-oriented architecture (SOA), software-as-a-service (SaaS), business-to-business architectures, cloud computing and virtualization are discussed. Topics include security infrastructure, policy and procedures, assessment, auditing, secure communications, defense in depth, multiple security zones, multi-level security, cross-domain solutions, and the unique challenges of advanced architectures are discussed. Emphasis is paid to the interrelationship of the security strategic plan with the business strategic plan and the strategic plans of other corporate functional units. Prerequisites: ISS 210. 3 Credits CR 3. Betina Tagle    Class Number: 2296

ISS 320 - UMA Security AnalyticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course surveys tools and techniques designed to detect vulnerabilities that exist on an organization's computer systems. The course will walk through how to manage an assessment, including the development of a scope statement, the understanding and proper use of assessment methodology, the creation of an expert assessment team, and the production of a valuable response report. The course examines common attack methods, general inadequacies in various systems and Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) and some common methods to mitigate them in the organization. Prerequisite: ISS 210. 3 credits CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 4771

ISS 332 - UMA Systems Forensics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
this course offers an introduction to system forensics investigation and response. Areas of study include a procedure for investigating computer and cyber crime and concepts for collecting, analyzing, recovering and preserving forensic evidence. Prerequisite: ISS 210 3 credits. CR 3. Christopher Stanley Hull    Class Number: 2297

ITP 210 - USM Technical WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A basic technical writing course that strengthens critical thinking, collaboraton, and communications skills. Study includes document purpose, situation analysis, style, format and production of reports, proposals, instructions, procedures, technical descriptions, forms, letters, memos, and visual aids. Fulfills "W" requirement. Prerequisite: ENG 100 or instructor permission. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 5985

ITP 340 - USM Fundamentals of QualityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An overview addressing fundamental concepts and principles of quality control applied to organizations. Major topics include theory and application of qualitative and quantitative tools and techniques as well as quality awards and standards. Specific topics include foundations of quality, planning tools, traditional tools, variability, process set-up verification, pre-control, SPC process capability analysis, acceptance sampling, and quality awards. Prerequisite: MAT 120 or instructor permission. Offered fall semester only and online on a two-year fall rotation. Cr 3. CR 3. Norman R Pineau    Class Number: 5987

ITS 320 - USM Occupational Safety and HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course covers the importance of safety and health in the workplace. Emphasis will be placed on the worker in the work environment with an emphasis on OSHA and other regulatory agencies, measures for identifying and controlling workplace hazards, record keeping and reporting, ergonomics, workplace violence and security, fire prevention, electrical safety, hazardous materials, job safety analysis, risk assessment, machine safeguarding, hazardous waste, and selected environmental problems. This course includes the online delivery of OSHA's 30 hour training program, powered by 360training.com, an OSHA-authorized provider. Students can select the general industries or construction OSHA program. Offered fall and spring semesters. CR 3. John R Reed    Class Number: 7447

ITT 200 - USM Introduction to Cyber SecurityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the fundamentals of cyber security and information assurance. Students will develop a knowledge base for defining and recognizing both online threats and potential targets. Students will develop intellectual tools for evaluating relative risks within cyberspace. Students will apply theories and best practices for addressing potential costs of countermeasures for cyber attacks. Lab Fee. (3 credits) Prerequisites: COS 160/170. CR 3. Edward Sihler    Class Number: 7943

Class Notes: Class will meet a maximum of six (6) times over the semester with the exact meeting days to be announced on the first day, which is August 30th at 9:00 AM.

JUS 103 - UMA Foundations of Criminal JusticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course will analyze the developmental events that have shaped the processes which constitute the major contemporary criminal justice institutions. The historical development of law, police, courts, corrections, and juvenile justice systems are studied from their early beginnings to contemporary issues, which may lead to future trends in justice. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 2298

JUS 121 - UMA Criminal LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The application and philosophy of criminal law will be studied. Problems of interpretations of the statutory criminal law will be examined for the purpose of effective enforcement. Prerequisite: JUS 103 or consent of the instructor. CR 3. James E Davitt    Class Number: 2299

JUS 160 - UMA Intro to Forensic ScienceTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Application of physical science to judicial matters. Covers the collection, identification and preservation of physical evidence for use in the courts as well as the techniques and limitations of science laboratory capabilities. Prerequisite: JUS 103 CR 3. Cynthia Homer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 212 - UMA Real Estate Transfer ProceduresONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Theory and practice of creating an adequate history of title to real estate for beginners. Mortgages and closings are also examined. Use of Registry of Deeds resources is required. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 2300

JUS 216 - UMA Principles of LitigationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Investigates the important steps of civil and criminal procedure and the relevant, accompanying documents, starting with the commencement of an action or arrest, through the appellate procedure and the enforcement of the judgment or incarceration. Students acquire the skills of file and document organization. Prerequisite: JUS103 or equivalent CR 3. James E Davitt    Class Number: 2302

JUS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with BUA 223 and POS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with BUA 223 and POS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 2124

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

JUS 250 - UMA Consumer Fraud and White Collar CrimeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The development, philosophy and general principles of consumer fraud and white collar crime, with emphasis on identification as well as the development of appropriate investigative techniques. Prerequisite: JUS103 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Grace McCarthy    Class Number: 2782

JUS 307 - UMA Violence in the FamilyM 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides descriptive and analytical dimensions of violence syndromes occurring within the family. Types of husband, wife and child abuse and neglect are considered from a perspective of symptom recognition and treatment, both legal and therapeutic. CR 3. Amber Nancy Wotton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

JUS 316 - UMA CriminologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with SOC316.) Designed to enhance student awareness and comprehension of social and cultural factors in the causation of crime and juvenile delinquency. A review and analysis of recent theories and research findings, a theoretical venture in applied sociology. Prerequisite: SOC 101cans SOC 201 CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 2307

JUS 389 - UMA Topics in Justice Studies: Resilient and Safe CommunitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in justice studies that are not among the regularly scheduled offerings, but in which there are apparent student needs for periodic offering. For Associate degree students. CR 3. Richard Lumb    Class Number: 2304

Class Notes: This course will examine community well-being and the capacity to find sustainable solutions to adverse issues of crime, violence, disorder and harmful life situations and incidents. Development of a resilient community engages citizens, public safety, volunteers and government officials into collaborative teams to address and improve quality of life needs. Resilience addresses leadership, civic and social responsibility, collaboration, preparedness, and individual endurance, capacity and perseverance skills. Prerequisite: JUS 103. 3CR

JUS 389 - UMA Topics in Justice Studies: Comparative Law And CanadaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in justice studies that are not among the regularly scheduled offerings, but in which there are apparent student needs for periodic offering. For Associate degree students. CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 12197

Class Notes: This course will examine the differences between the US and Canadian approaches to jurisdiction and procedure for criminal cases and selected civil litigation. It will provide the student with a different adversary model for civil and criminal processes as well as another comparison to the civil model used in the European Union. 3 credits

JUS 389 - UMA Topics in Justice Studies: Probation and ParoleONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in justice studies that are not among the regularly scheduled offerings, but in which there are apparent student needs for periodic offering. For Associate degree students. CR 3. Pierrette R Ayotte    Class Number: 2303

Class Notes: An examination of the evidence-based techniques in community corrections such as Pre-Trial Diversion, Classification & Supervision, Modification & Termination, Residential and Non-Residential Community Supervision, Economic and Restorative Justice, Parole, Re-entry and Juvenile Probation and Parole. Prerequisite Jus 103. 3 Credits

JUS 441 - UMA Issues of Police Civil LiabilityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to familiarize the student on the subject of civil liability as a public sector employee within the criminal justice system. Student should have completed at least two years of college study. Prerequisite: Successful completion of a course in due process and at least one introductory-level writing course or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Richard Lumb    Class Number: 2305

JUS 450 - UMA Conflict ResolutionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with SSC 450.) A study of conflict resolution, particularly in relation to the helping professions. Theoretical constructs are studied. Conflict resolution techniques of the practitioner in negotiation, mediation, and advocacy with individuals and groups are discussed and practiced. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 2309

JUS 471 - UMA Judicial ProcessesW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to familiarize the student with the integration of politics and judicial construction. It includes an analysis of the judicial appointment process at the state and federal level and explores the development of judicial philosophy after appointment. Prerequisite: JUS 271, JUS 121, or equivalent. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 488 - UMA Senior Seminar and Capstone ExperienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An in-depth examination of current issues in justice studies. Students will complete an original research project OR a traditional research paper . Students will also prepare a portfolio of their representative work in the required JUS courses which will include a reflection on the courses' role in the students' educational development. Prerequisites: ENG 101 and JUS 363 or permission of the Instructor. 3credits. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 2306

KPE 372 - UM Statistical Methods and Assessment in Physical EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Trains students to conduct tests and measurements leading to evaluation in physical education, health/fitness, and athletic training. Considerable attention is given to methods of analysis including descriptive statistics, correlation, regression, t-test, and ANOVA. Prerequisite: JR standing in ATR or KPE majors or instructor permission CR 3. Brian E Doore    Class Number: 12973

LAC 110 - USM College Writing:Language and LiteraciesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This entry-phase, first-tier writing instruction course introduces students to one or more themes of the Core curriculum. It emphasizes the connections between reading and writing, and students learn how thinking and the language that conveys it develop and change through the process of drafting, revising, editing, and proofreading. The course introduces students to the conventions of expository academic writing and links to co-curricular activities of the Core. CR 3.    Class Number: 7558

LAC 112 - USM Microsoft ExcelONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 23
This course uses a problem-solving approach to electronic spreadsheets. It satisfies the LOS major's requirement and should follow the LAC 150 introductory course. Students will learn advanced data analysis, formulas, and create graphs to interpret the data. This course should be completed prior to taking a financial management, economics, or budgeting course. Prerequisite: LAC 150 or equivalent. CR 1. Valarie Maguire    Class Number: 6953

LAC 114 - USM PowerPointONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
This computer program allows users an electronic means of giving presentations to groups of people. Students will learn how to create electronic slides using written, graphic, and sound materials. The slides can then be formatted in several different ways: 35 mm slides, overhead transparencies, and handouts. Students who have to give presentations to classes or who are considering careers in teaching, marketing, or public relations fields should consider this course. CR 1. Valarie Maguire    Class Number: 6954

LAC 120 - USM Statistics for Informed Decision MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course introduces and applies quantitative analyses to address real world questions. It applies descriptive statistics, sampling and significance testing, correlation, and regression analysis to issues related to the four themes of the Core. The course provides the opportunity to interpret and analyze statistical decision making, and identifies data misconceptions and misuses. CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 7560

LAC 188 - USM College & Career SuccessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The focus of the course is on self, learning and career exploration and the critical role of personal decision making in identifying and pursuing strengths, interests, and areas for growth. Students will learn to understand their own decision making process and the factors that influence that process. Course activities will include assessments of self, assessments of interest, and explorations of academic life and career. This course provides students with the opportunity and tools for taking enhanced control of their academic learning process. Throughout the course, students will be introduced to resources and support systems to help maximize the University experience and create an intentional career path. This is a 3-credit course used as elective credit toward graduation. CR 3.    Class Number: 7457

LAC 210 - USM Creative Critical Inquiry into Modern LifeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This writing instruction course introduces students to criteria for identifying and constructing well-reasoned arguments, fosters the discovery and use of students' critical/analytical voice in their writing, and develops skills for incorporating, interpreting and integrating the views of others. It provides the opportunity to refine critical thinking abilities by analyzing everyday life experience, including how culture shapes our sense of reality and ourselves. The course highlights the importance of generating good questions and tolerating ambiguity when seeking to understand complex issues. Prerequisite: College Writing. CR 4.    Class Number: 7562

LAC 269 - USM Exploring Careers, Choosing Life RolesONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 23
In this mid-level course in the career development series, students relate self-knowledge to career and life roles, with an emphasis on gaining and managing career information; learning various career and life decision-making strategies; and communicating formative academic, co-curricular, and professional experiences in such formats as accomplishment statements and informal interviews. Offered fall, spring, summer. Cr 1.5. CR 1.5. Lynsey Kathleen Wood Thibeault    Class Number: 7859

LAC 370 - USM Toward a Global EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This writing instruction course assists students in articulating and assessing their own values. It examines the range of ethical theories and positions and explores the influence of particular cultural ideologies on ethical beliefs. The course considers the ethical principles implied by democracy, sustainability, justice, and difference. It examines ethical issues and dilemmas faced by individuals, organizations, and nations while exploring personal and collective decision-making processes in a global context. Prerequisite: Core Area C. CR 4. Mark Silber    Class Number: 7566

LAC 413 - USM Job Search Skills for the 21st CenturyONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
In this final course in the career development series, students assume active agency in career planning through learning how to market themselves to prospective employers. They learn to create and use the tools needed for career placement, such as cover letters, resumes, and interviews. Prerequisite: LAC 269. Offered fall, spring, summer. Cr 1.5. CR 1.5. Mary Kozicki LaFontaine    Class Number: 7860

LAC 447 - USM InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This online course provides students the opportunity to work in their chosen field to evaluate their interest and acquire basic skills needed to market themselves effectively. Students participate in an online seminar in which they learn about and reflect on workplace issues. Students wishing to take more than 3 credit hours must have permission from their faculty advisors. Prerequisite: LAC 413. Offered fall, spring, summer. Cr. 3-6 CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 7861

LAC 480 - USM Senior Seminar: SustainabilityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides writing instruction experience for students from LAC's four degree programs. Students complete a major research and writing project addressing one of the four themes of the Common Core from an interdisciplinary approach. Prerequisite: ENG 100C or LCC 110C; LCC 200E or LCC 370E; HUM 300, and LOS 300 OR SBS 320. CR 3. Jan L Hitchcock    Class Number: 7569

LAE 391 - USM Math in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 7906

LAE 402 - USM Teaching English in Grades 7-12ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on ways to organize and teach English classes at the middle school and high school levels based upon current research in literacy and national and state standards in English Language Arts. Various strategies involved in designing and managing a student centered literacy program will be presented. Different theories for teaching English will serve as a backdrop for creating classroom activities that connect the literature to the students' lives. The writing process and the reading-writing connection will be emphasized to assess and enhance both literacy and learning. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated students in USM's teacher education programs. Cr 3. CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 7795

LAE 405 - USM Teaching Mathematics in Grades K-8ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course, intended for those preparing to be K-8 teachers, provides experiences to develop, critique, and apply knowledge, skills, and research findings in mathematics, pedagogy, and mathematical learning theory in elementary and middle school classrooms. Major areas of focus include learning and assessment of all children, instruction to support all students' mathematical understanding, reasoning, communication, and collaboration; standards (national, state, and local); content integration; resources; issues; and the discipline's philosophical framework. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated students in USM's teacher education programs. Cr 3. CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 7793

LAE 452 - USM Teaching Science in Grades K-8ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course has an interactive laboratory and field-based approach that models the teaching and learning of science at the elementary and middle school levels. The emphasis is on content, process, and methodology. The course framework is built on the CCSSO's Interstate Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (InTASC) Model Core Teaching Standards, the National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS-T), and the Maine State Standards for Science and Technology with specific attention to the K-8 grade level strands. Students will learn how to promote diverse children's proficiency in state standards by implementing multiple strategies to support scientific understanding of systems in the natural and designed world. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated students in USM's teacher education programs. Cr 3. CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 7794

LAE 465 - USM Teaching Reading in Grades K-8ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
In this course students will learn to use evidence-based instruction to teach reading in grades K-8. Students will examine theories and current research on reading development and process in order to effectively instruct and assess all readers, including students with special needs and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Students will learn how to implement multiple strategies to support reading development and promote children¿s proficiency in state standards. Additionally, digital literacies, reading across the curriculum, and ways to engage and motivate readers will be emphasized. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated students in USM¿s teacher education programs. Cr 3. CR 3. Scott R Emery    Class Number: 7809

LAE 466 - USM Teaching Writing in Grades K-8ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
In this course students will learn to use evidence-based instruction to teach writing in grades K-8. Students will examine theories and current research on writing development and process in order to effectively instruct and assess all writers, including students with special needs and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Students will learn how to implement multiple writing strategies across various genres to support writing development and promote children¿s proficiency in state standards. Additionally, students will explore the use of technology and participate in writing sessions to develop as writers and teachers of writing. Cr. 3. Scott R Emery    Class Number: 7810

LAT 101 - UM Elementary Latin IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Fundamentals of the Latin language. CR 4. Paulette E Barton    Class Number: 8796

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

LDR 100 - UM Foundations of LeadershipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduction to the study of leadership as a personal and social phenomenon from a multidisciplinary perspective, with a focus on the development of practical leadership skills and behaviors. Emphasis on exploring the nature of leadership in diverse human contexts through civic and community engagement. CR 3. Richard J Powell    Class Number: 11135

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course approaches language as a biological and psychological phenomenon central to an adequate understanding of human nature. It deals with linguistic questions concerning the grammars of natural languages and how these may vary across cultures and across time, but also with questions about how the human mind and brain both provide for and constrain linguistic ability. The course also addresses questions about how language develops in the child, how it deteriorates under the influence of disease and injury, how it evolved in the history of the species, and what functions it plays in human life. The course does not assume any background in linguistics or foreign languages. CR 3. R Wayne Cowart    Class Number: 5995

Class Notes: Course examinations will be proctored on the USM Portland campus or at one of the University College sites or Centers.

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course approaches language as a biological and psychological phenomenon central to an adequate understanding of human nature. It deals with linguistic questions concerning the grammars of natural languages and how these may vary across cultures and across time, but also with questions about how the human mind and brain both provide for and constrain linguistic ability. The course also addresses questions about how language develops in the child, how it deteriorates under the influence of disease and injury, how it evolved in the history of the species, and what functions it plays in human life. The course does not assume any background in linguistics or foreign languages. CR 3. R Wayne Cowart    Class Number: 5993

Class Notes: Course examinations will be proctored on the USM Portland campus or at one of the University College sites or Centers.

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course approaches language as a biological and psychological phenomenon central to an adequate understanding of human nature. It deals with linguistic questions concerning the grammars of natural languages and how these may vary across cultures and across time, but also with questions about how the human mind and brain both provide for and constrain linguistic ability. The course also addresses questions about how language develops in the child, how it deteriorates under the influence of disease and injury, how it evolved in the history of the species, and what functions it plays in human life. The course does not assume any background in linguistics or foreign languages. CR 3. R Wayne Cowart    Class Number: 5994

Class Notes: Course examinations will be proctored on the USM Portland campus or at one of the University College sites or Centers.

LOS 250 - USM Organizational AccountingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course will introduce students to the basic concepts of accounting that they will need to understand financial processes in private, public, and not-for-profit organizations. CR 3. Josephine LaPlante    Class Number: 7504

LOS 299 - USM Writing in the MajorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This lab is designed to be taken in conjunction with LOS 300 and is required of all LOS majors. CR 1.    Class Number: 7640

LOS 299 - USM Writing in the MajorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This lab is designed to be taken in conjunction with LOS 300 and is required of all LOS majors. CR 1. Danielle R Letourneau    Class Number: 7639

LOS 300 - USM Organizational TheoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is a foundational course that provides a solid overview of organizational theories in leadership. Current organizational issues are analyzed using structural, human resource, cultural, and political frameworks and the case method. Issues examined include leadership, organizational design, planning, change, decision making, communication, and control. This is an excellent course for students interested in how organizations work. Students in the LOS major must complete this required course with a grade of a B- or better as a condition of their degree. This course includes writing instruction. Prerequisite: familiarity with the Blackboard online learning community. Completion of College Writing with a C or better is required for LOS majors and preferred for all other students. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 6937

LOS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course gives students an understanding of how people behave in groups and the skills needed by group members to participate effectively in group activities. It provides a theoretical foundation for how groups function, with focus on group process and development; and it discusses how these theories can be applied to a wide range of group settings. This course uses experiential techniques to help students develop critical skills and understanding of group dynamics. CR 3.    Class Number: 12728

LOS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course gives students an understanding of how people behave in groups and the skills needed by group members to participate effectively in group activities. It provides a theoretical foundation for how groups function, with focus on group process and development; and it discusses how these theories can be applied to a wide range of group settings. This course uses experiential techniques to help students develop critical skills and understanding of group dynamics. CR 3.    Class Number: 6993

LOS 312 - USM Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on the procedures and processes associated with the management of human resources within organizations. Topics include recruitment, staff development, job analysis, personnel systems, and training. CR 3. Michael N Davis    Class Number: 6964

LOS 315 - USM Training and DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides students with a theoretical framework for adult learning as it applies to the training and development process. Topics covered include the assessment of learning needs and setting of objectives; the design and facilitation of learning processes such as workshops, on-the-job training, self-directed learning, web-based training, and the assessment of outcomes. Students will design and deliver a training program as a major project for this course. Cr 3. CR 3. Elizabeth F Turesky    Class Number: 6965

Class Notes: This is a blended course which will meet 50% or more online. The meeting dates are as follows: 9/6, 9/20, 10/4, 10/18, 11/1, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6.

LOS 317 - USM New Media and Social Networking: Identity and Expression OnlineONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
How are private and public identities established online? Are political and social movements built, organized, even undermined by social networking and online culture? Do online communities impact real world communication, language, and thought? Read critical theory on new media and explore technological and cultural associations with this nascent but pervasive phenomenon. CR 3. Michelle B Lisi    Class Number: 6955

LOS 323 - USM The Media and PoliticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores the implications of political campaigns in American politics. Topics include management of campaigns, candidate recruitment, positive and negative advertising, political consultants, political parties and interest groups, effects of media coverage, campaign financing, and impact of campaigns and elections on public policy. Special consideration will be given to current campaigns. CR 3. Marvin J Druker    Class Number: 6966

LOS 329 - USM Research MethodsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is an introduction to quantitative and qualitative research methods which can be used in organizational planning and decision making and in the social and behavioral sciences. The course will cover topic areas related to the application of appropriate methods of inquiry and includes completion of an applied project. Strongly recommended for students going on to graduate school, careers in consulting, or human resource management. Prerequisite: LCC 150 or equivalent. Cr 3. CR 3. Josephine LaPlante    Class Number: 6939

LOS 333 - USM Portfolio DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This Portfolio Development course is offered to the adult learner who is preparing a competency based, experiential, academic portfolio, documenting their college-level knowledge, competencies, and abilities. This course supports students in improving the skills and knowledge needed to document and communicate their prior learning in the area of leadership and organizational studies. At the end of the course, students submit a completed academic portfolio for assessment to USM¿s Office of Prior Learning for possible additional credits. Cr 3. Prerequisites: College writing or the equivalent, leadership LOS 350 either concurrently or completed, resume submission, and subsequent permission by instructor. CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 7780

LOS 345 - USM Leadership and FilmONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Like literature, film allows for an exploration of various themes and experiences that would not normally be available to an individual. This course seeks to capture this opportunity by seeking to understand leadership as it is presented in various films. Through the use of film, we will explore themes relating to leadership such as power, influence, oppression, ethics, service, and more. CR 3.    Class Number: 7841

LOS 350 - USM LeadershipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This foundational course for students of leadership will provide learners with a review of major leadership concepts and theories designed to incorporate research findings, practice, skill-building, and direct application to real world scenarios. Beyond leadership concepts and theories, the course will cover a variety of topics impacting today's leaders as a foundation for learning including power and ethics, leadership development, politics and influence, decision making, and creativity and innovation. An experiential design is used along with traditional online techniques to help students reflect on their personal leadership styles and examine their approaches to leading others in diverse organizational settings. Students in the LOS major must complete this required course with a grade of a B- or better as a condition of their degree. Completion of College Writing with a C or better is required for LOS majors and preferred for all other students. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 6956

LOS 399 - USM Special Topics: Policy DebateONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Topics offered will cover current special issues in organizations and/or the study of organizations through alternative methods. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 12873

LOS 430 - USM Applied Social PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A review of contemporary social policy alternatives and an examination of social policy making processes at both the macro- and micro-levels. Students complete an applied social policy project which might take the form of a policy paper, a grant proposal or written legislative testimony for a community agency. Prerequisites: LCC 150 or LOS/SBS 329 and either LCC 200 or LCC 370 as well as junior standing or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Patrick Thomas Norton    Class Number: 6958

LOS 440 - USM Organizational Change and DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores the theory, research, and processes of leading, managing, and adapting to organizational change. Case studies and experiential learning are used to examine the effectiveness of change efforts and their impact on the group and individual. Cr 3. CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 7005

LOS 500 - USM Foundations of Leadership Studies I: Theories and PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The course provides an overview of leadership theory and intellectual history using disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from philosophy, social science, the humanities (e.g., literature and history), and science. We explore the wealth of interpretive frameworks for leadership with the task of increasing our understanding of this complex and multifaceted phenomenon. The study of leadership can be applied across disciplinary fields and to examine critical issues emerging today. Questions considered include: Are leaders different from followers? What are the ends of leadership? What sort of leadership is needed today? CR 3. Daniel M Jenkins    Class Number: 7364

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. The on-campus meetings are as follows: 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21 and 12/5.

LOS 500 - USM Foundations of Leadership Studies I: Theories and PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The course provides an overview of leadership theory and intellectual history using disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from philosophy, social science, the humanities (e.g., literature and history), and science. We explore the wealth of interpretive frameworks for leadership with the task of increasing our understanding of this complex and multifaceted phenomenon. The study of leadership can be applied across disciplinary fields and to examine critical issues emerging today. Questions considered include: Are leaders different from followers? What are the ends of leadership? What sort of leadership is needed today? CR 3. Daniel M Jenkins    Class Number: 7365

LOS 550 - USM Cultural ContextsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an analysis of the role that culture and cultural differences play in contemporary occupational, social/civic, and interpersonal life. The essential question for the course is: how does one show leadership in creating and supporting multicultural relationships, organizations, institutions, and socio-political and economic systems? Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 7419

Class Notes: Synchronous meetings via Adobe Connect are optional. Dates and times TBA. High speed internet needed for these synchronous meetings; webcam & headset with mic access advised.

LOS 611 - USM Communication and Relationship BuildingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course investigates the communication and behavioral theories and techniques that mediate interpersonal dynamics. Students will engage in a course of study designed to help them develop awareness of their communication abilities and difficulties and tools to effectively address the interpersonal challenges they face now and will face in the future. CR 3. William I Maxwell    Class Number: 7464

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. On campus meeting dates are as follows: 8/31, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/14.

LOS 611 - USM Communication and Relationship BuildingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course investigates the communication and behavioral theories and techniques that mediate interpersonal dynamics. Students will engage in a course of study designed to help them develop awareness of their communication abilities and difficulties and tools to effectively address the interpersonal challenges they face now and will face in the future. CR 3. William I Maxwell    Class Number: 7465

Class Notes: Optional synchronous meetings via Adobe Connect will occur on the following dates: 8/31, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/14. High speed internet required for these synchronous meetings; webcam & headset with mic access advised.

LOS 631 - USM Leadership and FilmONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Like literature, film allows for an exploration of various themes and experiences that would not normally be available to an individual. This course seeks to capture this opportunity by seeking to understand leadership as it is presented in various films. Through the use of film, we will explore themes relating to leadership such as power, influence, oppression, ethics, service, and more. CR 3.    Class Number: 7843

LOS 688 - USM Capstone SeminarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The seminar allows students the opportunity to work with faculty to develop their master's project or thesis. Seminar meetings will include collegial (student) as well as faculty critique and assistance in developing research and projects. Questions posed by both projects and theses will be discussed. The capstone advisor must approve all projects. The capstone advisor and, when appropriate, an outside reader in an area of concentration must approve thesis topics. The seminar will conclude with students identifying the key questions for their continued study of leadership. Prerequisite: LOS 610. CR 3. Elizabeth F Turesky    Class Number: 7486

LOS 688 - USM Capstone SeminarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The seminar allows students the opportunity to work with faculty to develop their master's project or thesis. Seminar meetings will include collegial (student) as well as faculty critique and assistance in developing research and projects. Questions posed by both projects and theses will be discussed. The capstone advisor must approve all projects. The capstone advisor and, when appropriate, an outside reader in an area of concentration must approve thesis topics. The seminar will conclude with students identifying the key questions for their continued study of leadership. Prerequisite: LOS 610. CR 3. Elizabeth F Turesky    Class Number: 7485

Class Notes: This is a blended course which meets 50% or more online. Students may choose whether they would like to attend the on-campus meetings in person on the Portland campus, or via Adobe Connect. The on-campus meeting dates are as follows: 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30 and 12/7.

LOS 698 - USM Independent StudyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Tara Grey Coste    Class Number: 7366

LOS 699 - USM Spec Topics: Training and DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Elizabeth F Turesky    Class Number: 7488

Class Notes: This is a blended course which will meet 50% or more online. The meeting dates are as follows: 9/6, 9/20, 10/4, 10/18, 11/1, 11/15, 11/29 and 12/6.

LOS 699 - USM Spec Topics: Training and DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Elizabeth F Turesky    Class Number: 7489

LSH 240 - USM Introducing the Humanities: The Iraq WarONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the origins, development, and future of the humanities through the texts and methods of the following disciplines: classics, history, literary studies, philosophy, religion and the Arts. Prerequisites: EYE and College Writing Cr 3. CR 3. Seth Rogoff    Class Number: 7740

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: The Holocaust:Policy,Prac,RespONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Consideration of selected problems, approaches, issues or themes in the humanities. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: LSH 240 or permission of the instructor Cr 3. CR 3. Abraham J Peck    Class Number: 7742

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: History of RomeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Consideration of selected problems, approaches, issues or themes in the humanities. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: LSH 240 or permission of the instructor Cr 3. CR 3. Gary J Johnson    Class Number: 7743

LSH 440 - USM Capstone in the Humanities: Crisis of the HumanitiesONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
This course probes the relationship between humanism and the humanities in the 20th century, the recent crisis of the humanities in higher education, and new directions in digital and global humanities. Prerequisites: LSH 240, and senior status in a humanities major or permission of the instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Julien S Murphy    Class Number: 7744

LST 101 - UM Introduction to Labor StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduction to the field of Labor Studies, and interdisciplinary area of study encompassing the labor movement and labor organizations, work and the labor market, social class, employment law and relations, labor economics, diversity in work and the labor movement, and the sociology of work. CR 3. Valerie J Carter    Class Number: 10869

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MAN 302 - UMM Small Bus Management &EntrpreneurshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course is designed for business majors but is not exclusive to them, as other students may elect the course. The course focuses on small business and entrepreneurial process. Topics include, but are not limited to, such areas as: entrepreneurship opportunities, starting from scratch or joining an existing business, developing a business plan, the customer, growth strategies and managing growth. CR 3. William Driscoll    Class Number: 3567

MAN 315 - UMM Essentials of NegotiationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Negotiation is a critical skill needed for effective management. This course explores the major concepts and theories of the psychology of bargaining and negotiation, and the dynamics of interpersonal and intergroup conflict and its resolution. It is relevant to a broad spectrum of management students, not only human resource management or industrial relations candidates. Prerequisite: Junior standing or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 12883

MAN 318 - UMM Human Behavior in OrganizationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
The interaction of formal organization structure with the human intellect and personality, which includes studying cultural diversity as it pertains to human behavior in organizations. The course is designed to enable the student to understand and examine important characteristics of an organization. The concepts enable the student to analyze, understand, predict and influence human behavior in that organization, thus creating a personal tool that will help increase personal effectiveness and achievement. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 3569

MAR 101 - UMM Marketing & EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An overview of marketing as an organizational and societal function stressing the application of marketing concepts and principles in entrepreneurship and realistic business situations. Students learn to analyze, plan, implement and control marketing strategies. Topics include product development and management, distribution, promotion, pricing, marketing research, consumer behavior, and external environments. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 3619

MAR 101 - UMM Marketing & EntrepreneurshipW 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An overview of marketing as an organizational and societal function stressing the application of marketing concepts and principles in entrepreneurship and realistic business situations. Students learn to analyze, plan, implement and control marketing strategies. Topics include product development and management, distribution, promotion, pricing, marketing research, consumer behavior, and external environments. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAR 217 - UMM Social Media MarketingTH 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course analyzes social media marketing and applicable marketing strategies. Topics include the nature of social media, target audiences in the online environment, online engagement, blogging, podcasting, e-books and white paper publication, online digital sharing, appropriate social networks, microblogging, social news and discussion board applications in marketing, social media monitoring and social media marketing planning. Prerequisite: MAR 101, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAR 217 - UMM Social Media MarketingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course analyzes social media marketing and applicable marketing strategies. Topics include the nature of social media, target audiences in the online environment, online engagement, blogging, podcasting, e-books and white paper publication, online digital sharing, appropriate social networks, microblogging, social news and discussion board applications in marketing, social media monitoring and social media marketing planning. Prerequisite: MAR 101, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 4882

MAR 218 - UMM AdvertisingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A course designed to help students develop creative and analytical skills by evaluating ads created by others. In addition, students learn to plan, budget, execute and manage a successful advertising campaign. The use of publicity and public relations with a successful advertising campaign is explored. Prerequisite: MAR 101. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 11682

MAR 218 - UMM AdvertisingW 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A course designed to help students develop creative and analytical skills by evaluating ads created by others. In addition, students learn to plan, budget, execute and manage a successful advertising campaign. The use of publicity and public relations with a successful advertising campaign is explored. Prerequisite: MAR 101. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 9 - UMA Foundations of MathematicsF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course emphasizes arithmetic computations and informal geometry. Some of the topics included are elementary number theory, operations with fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions, percents, signed numbers, data interpretation, an introduction and preparation for algebra. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Minimum grade of C, not C-, or higher to go on to the next course. Prerequisite: Appropriate score on the math placement test. CR 3. Linda H Rottmann    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 9 - USM Developmental MathematicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A review of fundamental topics of arithmetic needed for a study of algebra. This course will cover the following topics: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions; use of decimals and percent; estimation; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of real numbers; exponents; order of arithmetic operations; distributive property; combining like terms; substitution to evaluate expressions and formulas; grouping symbols; addition and multiplication principle; formulas; sets; solving equations with fractions; translating English phrases into algebraic expressions; and solving word problems using geometric formulas. Successful completion of an exit exam at a C level (75%) or higher is required. Credit earned in MAT 009 does not apply or accumulate toward any degree program at the University of Southern Maine. After successful completion of MAT 009, students must complete MAT 101 to meet mathematics proficiency, or place out of the proficiency courses via a retake of the placement exam. CR 3. Clover J Jordan    Class Number: 6000

MAT 9 - UMA Foundations of MathematicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course emphasizes arithmetic computations and informal geometry. Some of the topics included are elementary number theory, operations with fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions, percents, signed numbers, data interpretation, an introduction and preparation for algebra. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Minimum grade of C, not C-, or higher to go on to the next course. Prerequisite: Appropriate score on the math placement test. CR 3. Linda H Rottmann    Class Number: 2721

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class.

MAT 12 - UMM Beginning AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An introduction to the language and skills used for quantitative problem solving in all fields of inquiry and for subsequent work in mathematics. Topics include problem-solving skills, algebraic equations, inequalities, functions, polynomials, and systems of equations and inequalities. Prerequisite: initial placement or by completing MAT 9 with a minimum grade of C-. CR 3. Marti E Dayton    Class Number: 12293

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topics include a review of fundamentals, real numbers, algebraic expressions, first degree equations in one variable, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, graphing, square roots, quadratic equations, and exponents. Problem solving and informal geometry will be integrated throughout the course. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 9, MAT 20, or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Margaret R Patterson    Class Number: 3841

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topics include a review of fundamentals, real numbers, algebraic expressions, first degree equations in one variable, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, graphing, square roots, quadratic equations, and exponents. Problem solving and informal geometry will be integrated throughout the course. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 9, MAT 20, or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topics include a review of fundamentals, real numbers, algebraic expressions, first degree equations in one variable, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, graphing, square roots, quadratic equations, and exponents. Problem solving and informal geometry will be integrated throughout the course. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 9, MAT 20, or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Timothy J McInnis    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topics include a review of fundamentals, real numbers, algebraic expressions, first degree equations in one variable, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, graphing, square roots, quadratic equations, and exponents. Problem solving and informal geometry will be integrated throughout the course. Credits for this course do not fulfill degree requirements. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 9, MAT 20, or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: 2526

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 101 - UMPI Basic StatisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Data collection through sampling and experimentation, ethics of sampling experimentation, bias and precision, graphical and numerical summaries of data, confidence statements, association and causation between two variables, probability. CR 3. Natalija Alexandria Brewer    Class Number: 12600

MAT 101 - USM College Readiness MathematicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course reviews and reinforces the basic arithmetic and algebra skills and concepts needed for entry into the University's general education pathways. The course is based on student learning outcomes and uses mastery learning pedagogy. A grade of C- or better is needed to meet the University's mathematics readiness requirement. Prerequisites: MAT 9 or appropriate University placement test score. Cr 4. CR 4. Clover J Jordan    Class Number: 7198

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 105 - USM Mathematics for Quantitative Decision MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This is an introductory course in quantitative literacy that, through lecture and lab, emphasizes critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and technological tools. Topics are selected to develop an awareness of the utility of mathematics in life and to instill an appreciation of the scope and nature of its decision making potential. Prerequisite: successful completion of the University's college readiness requirement in mathematics. Cr 4. CR 4. Margaret H Moore    Class Number: 6011

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 108 - USM College AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A more in-depth study of the topics introduced in MAT 101. The emphasis will be on the study of functions (polynomial, rational, logarithmic, exponential) and their graphs. Additional topics may include matrices, sequences, counting techniques, and probability. Through the activity-based lab component, applications and modeling will be stressed. Prerequisite: Successful completion of the University's college readiness requirement in mathematics. Cr 4. CR 4. Margaret H Moore    Class Number: 6015

Class Notes: This is a blended class that will meet on the following dates: 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/17, 10/31, 11/14, 11/28, and 12/12.

MAT 111 - UM Algebra for College MathematicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course covers the basic topics in algebra needed to enter a mathematics course at the precalculus level. The covered topics include a brief review of the real number system (including absolute value, exponents, roots, and radicals), linear equations and inequalities, quadratic equations, graphs, functions (primarily linear and other polynomial), factoring, rational and radical expressions. Optional topics include systems of equations, variation, exponential and logarithmic functions. Note: This course does not satisfy the General Education in Mathematics Requirement. Pre-requisite: A minimum score of 9 in section 1 of the Math Placement Exam CR 3.    Class Number: 11090

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

MAT 111 - UMA Algebra IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course includes advanced work in the topics of MAT 030. Additional topics include functional notation, systems of equations in two or more variables, matrices and determinants, and radical equations. Prerequisite: MAT 021 or MAT 030 with a minimum grade of C, not C- or higher or appropriate score on the UMA Placement Test. CR 3. Rita M Lachance    Class Number: 3842

MAT 112 - UMA College AlgebraTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of the algebra needed for the study of advanced mathematics and related areas. Some of the topics included are the real number system, algebraic operations, linear and quadratic equations, graphing of equations and inequalities, functions and relations, exponential and logarithmic functions, systems of equations, matrices and determinants, sequences and series, basic concepts of trigonometry and complex numbers. Prerequisite: MAT 111 with a minimum grade of 'C', not C- or higher, or appropriate scores on UMA Placement Test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 112 - UMA College AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of the algebra needed for the study of advanced mathematics and related areas. Some of the topics included are the real number system, algebraic operations, linear and quadratic equations, graphing of equations and inequalities, functions and relations, exponential and logarithmic functions, systems of equations, matrices and determinants, sequences and series, basic concepts of trigonometry and complex numbers. Prerequisite: MAT 111 with a minimum grade of 'C', not C- or higher, or appropriate scores on UMA Placement Test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: 2530

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 113 - UMM Introduction to StatisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Designed for students who need a reading knowledge of introductory statistical concepts, this course focuses on basic concepts and methods of statistics: data analysis, data production, and statistical inference. Data analysis concerns the methods for exploring, organizing, and describing data. Data production looks at methods for producing data to answer specific questions. Statistical inference moves beyond the data to draw conclusions about a wider universe, taking into account that conclusions are uncertain. To describe and understand statistical inference, a limited introduction to probability is presented. The class is taught in a computer classroom using statistical software extensively for classroom demonstration, homework assignments, and student tutorials. Prerequisite: MAT 12 or equivalent. CR 3. Cynthia Roberts    Class Number: 3854

MAT 113 - UMA Mathematics for Business And Economics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide mathematical concepts and relevant application required by undergraduate students in business administration and related areas. Topics include applications of algebra, linear systems, matrix algebra, and linear programming. Prerequisite: MAT 111 or appropriate scores on UMA Placement Test CR 3. Rochid J Elias    Class Number: 2534

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 113 - UMA Mathematics for Business And Economics ITH 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide mathematical concepts and relevant application required by undergraduate students in business administration and related areas. Topics include applications of algebra, linear systems, matrix algebra, and linear programming. Prerequisite: MAT 111 or appropriate scores on UMA Placement Test CR 3. Rochid J Elias    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

MAT 114 - UMA Mathematics for Business and Economics IITH 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course represents an introduction to elementary mathematical analysis. Topics include application of classical graphs used in business and economics stressing revenue, cost, profit and marginal analysis. Statistical topics may include linear regression, time series analysis and quality control. EXCEL, or other appropriate software will be used and integrated throughout the course.. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Rochid J Elias    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

MAT 114 - UMA Mathematics for Business and Economics IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course represents an introduction to elementary mathematical analysis. Topics include application of classical graphs used in business and economics stressing revenue, cost, profit and marginal analysis. Statistical topics may include linear regression, time series analysis and quality control. EXCEL, or other appropriate software will be used and integrated throughout the course.. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Rochid J Elias    Class Number: 2538

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 115 - UM Applied Mathematics for Business and EconomicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Topics in discrete mathematics, finite mathematics, and calculus with applications to business and economics. Topics include linear functions and regressions, the mathematics of finance, probability, and differential calculus. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MAT 111, or no grade record in MAT 111 and a passing score on Part 2 of the Math Placement Exam. CR 3.    Class Number: 8624

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Emphasis on the basic concepts and applications. Collection, analysis, and presentation of data are extensively discussed. Elementary probability is covered. Decision making with large and small samples and prediction based on correlation and regression are also included. Prerequisite: MAT 021 or MAT 030 or MAT 100. CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Emphasis on the basic concepts and applications. Collection, analysis, and presentation of data are extensively discussed. Elementary probability is covered. Decision making with large and small samples and prediction based on correlation and regression are also included. Prerequisite: MAT 021 or MAT 030 or MAT 100. CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: 2713

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Emphasis on the basic concepts and applications. Collection, analysis, and presentation of data are extensively discussed. Elementary probability is covered. Decision making with large and small samples and prediction based on correlation and regression are also included. Prerequisite: MAT 021 or MAT 030 or MAT 100. CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: 5526

MAT 117 - UMPI College AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course focuses on variables, functions, and equations involving functions. Topics include general concepts of functions and properties of power, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions, as well as corresponding equations. CR 3. Natalija Alexandria Brewer    Class Number: 12604

MAT 120 - USM Introduction to StatisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to probability and statistics through lecture and lab. Particular topics include random variables and their distributions, methods of descriptive statistics, estimation and hypothesis testing, regression, and correlation. Prerequisite: successful completion of the University's college readiness requirement in mathematics. Cr 4. CR 4. Cheng Peng    Class Number: 6023

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 120 - USM Introduction to StatisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to probability and statistics through lecture and lab. Particular topics include random variables and their distributions, methods of descriptive statistics, estimation and hypothesis testing, regression, and correlation. Prerequisite: successful completion of the University's college readiness requirement in mathematics. Cr 4. CR 4. Margaret H Moore    Class Number: 6024

Class Notes: This is a blended class that will meet on the following dates: 8/31, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/30, 12/14.

MAT 122 - UM Pre-CalculusONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Designed as a transitional course between high school algebra and college mathematics, particularly calculus. Topics include a detailed study of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions, stressing ideas needed by those who will take calculus. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MAT 111, or no grade record in MAT 111 and a passing score on Part 2 of the Math Placement Exam. CR 4.    Class Number: 8971

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Proctored exams will be given for all UM students. Date and times will be posted in the semester schedule. Non UM-students may select to have the exams proctored at an alternative site.

MAT 124 - UMM Statistics for the Social SciencesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Statistics play a crucial role in understanding and developing new knowledge within the social sciences. This course introduces statistical concepts and procedures to social science students who will use statistics in their future coursework and/or career. In this course, students will learn a variety of descriptive and inferential techniques for analyzing continuous and categorical data. Students will learn how to interpret and present the results of statistical analyses in APA format and will be able to communicate the meaning of these statistical analyses to non-academic audiences. Students will leave the course with an understanding of how and why social scientists use statistics. Prerequisite: MAT 12 and at least one of the following: ANT 101, CMY 101, PSY 110 or SOC 114. CR 3. Uriah Anderson    Class Number: 4092

MAT 126 - UM Calculus IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to calculus for students in mathematics, engineering, and the sciences. Covers the differential calculus of the algebraic, trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, concluding with the definite integral and the fundamental theorem of calculus. The approach is intuitive and geometric, with emphasis on understanding the basic concepts of function, limit, derivative and integral. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MAT 122, or no grade record in MAT 122 and a passing score on Part 3 of the Math Placement Exam. Department permission required if credit for MAT 116 has already been earned. CR 4.    Class Number: 9009

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Check web page for information about three proctored exams throughout the semester, to be taken on campus, at one of the off campus sites around the state, or with an out-of-state proctor arranged by the student.

MAT 127 - UM Calculus IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Completes the study of single-variable calculus. Topics covered include inverse trigonometric functions, hyperbolic functions, methods of integration, improper integrals, indeterminate forms, parametric equations, polar coordinates and infinite series. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MAT 126 CR 4.    Class Number: 9022

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Check web page for information about three proctored exams throughout the semester, to be taken on campus, at one of the off campus sites around the state, or with an out-of-state proctor arranged by the student.

MAT 128 - UMFK College AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Provides students with basic algebraic skills. Covers algebraic concepts including linear, fractional and quadratic and exponential equations and graphs. Also covers basic trigonometry for right triangles. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, Summer terms. CR 3. Krishna Kaphle    Class Number: 12288

MAT 130 - UMA Math for Elementary Teachers IM 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is the first course in a two course sequence. The purpose of this course is to provide pre-service teachers with a strong understanding of the mathematics they will be teaching in a K-8 setting. Topics emphasized in this course are problem solving, numbers and operations, and number theory. Prerequisites: ENG 101 and a grade of C or better in MAT 30 or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. 3 CR CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

MAT 130 - UMA Math for Elementary Teachers IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is the first course in a two course sequence. The purpose of this course is to provide pre-service teachers with a strong understanding of the mathematics they will be teaching in a K-8 setting. Topics emphasized in this course are problem solving, numbers and operations, and number theory. Prerequisites: ENG 101 and a grade of C or better in MAT 30 or an appropriate score on the UMA placement test. 3 CR CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: 2588

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 140 - USM Pre-Calculus MathematicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A brief review of elementary algebra followed by a study of the algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions. Prerequisite: MAT 108 or appropriate score on the College Level Math exam. Cr 3. CR 3. Valerie E Ackley    Class Number: 6032

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. Students must attend the first class on 8/29. After the first class, students will choose which weeks and days to attend the on-campus class meetings. Students must attend at least six (6) on-campus class meetings throughout the semester.

MAT 152 - USM Calculus AONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The first course in a three-semester sequence covering basic calculus of real variables, Calculus A introduces the concept of limit and applies it to the definition of derivative and integral of a function of one variable. The rules of differentiation and properties of the integral are emphasized, as well as applications of the derivative and integral. This course will usually include an introduction to the transcendental functions and some use of a computer algebra system. Prerequisite: MAT 140 or appropriate score on the College Level Math exam. Cr 4. CR 4.    Class Number: 6041

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 153 - USM Calculus BONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The second course in a three-semester sequence covering basic calculus of real variables, Calculus B usually includes techniques of integration, indeterminate forms and L'Hopital's Rule, improper integrals, infinite series, conic sections, parametric equations, and polar coordinates. Prerequisite: MAT 152. Cr 4. CR 4. Laurie S Woodman    Class Number: 6043

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 201 - UMPI Probability & Statistics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Descriptive statistics, probability, random variables, mathematical expectation, binomial, normal and t-distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing CR 3. Justin J Mahoney    Class Number: 12610

MAT 210 - USM Business StatisticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course investigates graphical and numerical methods of descriptive statistics; basic probability; discrete and continuous random variables and their distributions (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson, uniform, exponential, and normal); sampling distributions; estimation; tests of hypotheses; and other selected topics. Applications will be chosen primarily from business. Prerequisite: MAT 108 (may be taken concurrently). Cr 4. CR 4. Muhammad A El-Taha    Class Number: 7549

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 258 - UM Introduction to Differential Equations with Linear AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to elementary linear algebra and ordinary differential equations including applications. Note: Because of overlap, MAT 258 and MAT 259 cannot both be taken for degree credit. (Not open to students who have already taken MAT 262 or MAT 259.) Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in MAT 127 CR 4.    Class Number: 8131

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Check web page for information about three proctored exams throughout the semester, to be taken on campus, at one of the off campus sites around the state, or with an out-of-state proctor arranged by the student.

MAT 280 - UMA Discrete Mathematical StructuresONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a course for computer information systems students on topics which are particularly relevant to their mathematics background. The topics covered are sets, functions and relations, digraphs, order relations, trees, groups, finite state machines, and languages. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 112 CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: 2707

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 280 - UMA Discrete Mathematical StructuresM 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a course for computer information systems students on topics which are particularly relevant to their mathematics background. The topics covered are sets, functions and relations, digraphs, order relations, trees, groups, finite state machines, and languages. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 112 CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

MAT 295 - USM Linear AlgebraONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the theory of vector spaces and linear transformations. Particular topics will include the study of systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, Euclidean vector spaces, inner product spaces, and theory of diagonalization. Students will use a computer algebra system for projects. Prerequisite: MAT 153 or permission of the instructor. Cr 4. CR 4. Cheng Peng    Class Number: 6050

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 351 - UMFK Statistics IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: Algebra proficiency. Designed for use in behavioral science, education, environmental studies, nursing, computer applications, natural science, and business. Introduces descriptive and inferential statistics with data handling emphasized. Includes measures of central tendency, distribution, normal distribution, T-distribution, hypothesis testing, correlation, linear regression, analysis of variance, chi-square and non-parametric analytical techniques. 3 credit hours. Offered every Fall, Spring, and Summer terms. CR 3. Krishna Kaphle    Class Number: 12296

MAT 360 - UMA Operations ManagementW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 360.) This course covers a range of formal models and techniques widely used in modern business. Topics include decision theory, project management (PERT/CPM), inventory models, waiting line models, and simulation. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 360 - UMA Operations ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 360.) This course covers a range of formal models and techniques widely used in modern business. Topics include decision theory, project management (PERT/CPM), inventory models, waiting line models, and simulation. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 2394

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

MAT 381 - UMF Actuarial ProbabilityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course provides an introduction to the basic probabilistic principles of insurance and risk management. The topics of probability theory are applied to solve problems found in insurance and risk management applications. A problem solving approach will be adopted to provide preparation for Exam P/1, the first actuarial exam. This course will be offered in an online, asynchronous learning format in which regular correspondence with the instructor and fellow students is strongly encouraged. CR 4. Lori J Koban    Class Number: 1331

MBA 612 - USM Topics: International BusinessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This courses is taught by professors with different specialties and consists of two parts: (1) core topics that are included every time the course is taught, and (2) coverage of other topics in international business using either: (a) a multidisciplinary approach, (b) a legal approach, or (c) a marketing approach. Prerequisites: legal approach-none; multidisciplinary approach-MBA 501; marketing approach- MBA 660. Cr 3. CR 3. Carter H Manny    Class Number: 7593

MBA 672 - USM Supply Chain ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines supply chain concepts and current practice in the context of just-in-time production, total quality management, and continuous productivity improvement. Using practical applications, the focus is on the proactive management of movement and coordination of goods and services, and information, from raw material to end user through the value chain. Other topics include understanding the nature of demand for goods and services within business markets and the process of building relationships with suppliers. System-oriented managerial tools, models, and techniques are considered for their value-adding potential. Directed projects of the students' choosing are used to address specific, company-based supply-chain problem situations. Prerequisites: MBA 670. CR 3. Amarpreet S Kohli    Class Number: 7181

MBA 676 - USM Data Management & AnalyticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Business analysts typically spend 80% of their time on data management and only 20% of their time on analytics. Data Management & Analytics provides a comprehensive introduction to data management using the R language and environment for statistical computing and visualization. Knowledge of basic statistics through linear regression is helpful, but not necessary. The course assumes students have had no previous exposure to computer programming. CR 3. James A Suleiman    Class Number: 7953

MEE 445 - UM AeronauticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to dynamics and performance of aircraft flight. Topics include aerodynamics, wing theory, torques, stability and trim, propulsion, actuation and control. Prerequisite: MAT 258, a grade of C or better in MEE 270, and either COS 220 or ECE 177. CR 3. David Rubenstein    Class Number: 10899

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MES 101 - UM Introduction to Maine StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An interdisciplinary approach to the study of Maine through sources in history, literature, political science, Native American studies, Franco American studies, and other fields. The unifying theme is the significance of locality in understanding the interaction between the landscape and the people. How does the Maine landscape shape people's choices? How do the people use the state's landscape and resources? How do social, demographic, cultural, and environmental factors shape this relationship throughout history? The activities examined include farming, fishing, lobstering, and lumbering. How have commercial interests intersected with environmental concerns? The cultures considered include Native American, early Anglo settlers, later Irish and Franco immigrants, and more recent immigration and refugee communities. CR 3. Jennifer Pickard    Class Number: 10835

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MES 201 - UM The Maine CoastONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the culture and environment of the Maine coast. Uses sources in art, history, literature, economics, Native American studies, African American studies, and other fields. The unifying theme is the significance of locality in understanding the interaction between the Maine coast and the people. How has the coastal topography shaped human activity there? How have artists and writers helped constuct the Maine coast in the popular imagination? How do the people - both currently and in the past - use the state's coastal landscape and resources? How do social, demographic, cultural, and environmental factors shape this relationship throughout history? Examines industries such as granite, lime, fishing, shipping, ship building, and tourism, to explore how these commercial interests intersect with environmental concerns and link Maine to the global markets. Asks how further coastal development can be reconciled with the threat to the coast's fragile environment. CR 3. Robert Laurence Gee    Class Number: 10868

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MES 301 - UM Rachel Carson, Maine, and the EnvironmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
In this course, students will take a chronological approach to the study of Rachel Carson's life and work, reading her books in the order in which they were written, with attention to the role of "place," specifically the Maine coast, in fostering her achievement as a nature writer and in shaping her vision as an environmentalist. Some of the questions the course will pose and attempt to answer are: what role did the Maine coast play in enabling Carson to understand the importance of the conservation of "wild" spaces? In what ways did Carson's experience of the Maine coast contribute to her knowledge and understanding of the sea - a central theme in her work - in all its physical and metaphorical dimensions? And how did Carson's establishment of a permanent home on the coast of Maine facilitate her development as a science and nature writer? CR 3. Daniel Steven Soucier    Class Number: 10907

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MES 520 - UM Advanced Topics in Maine Studies: Maine WomenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An advanced, interdisciplinary study of Maine Studies topics. May be taken more than once if the topics differ. (This course is identical to MES 498.) Prerequisite: Junior or Senior Standing CR 1. Jennifer Pickard    Class Number: 10798

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MES 520 - UM Advanced Topics in Maine Studies: Native American FolkloreONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An advanced, interdisciplinary study of Maine Studies topics. May be taken more than once if the topics differ. (This course is identical to MES 498.) Prerequisite: Junior or Senior Standing CR 1. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 10799

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MLT 100 - UMPI Orientation and Clinical Chemistry IT/TH 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Orientation to the field of medical laboratory including professionalism and ethics, laboratory safety, and medical terminology. Additional topics include: laboratory math, quality control, theory of instrumentation. Emphasis will be placed on the quantitative analysis of blood using spectrophotometers and correlation of laboratory test results with normal physiology and disease states. CR 3. Leigh Ann Belair    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MLT 204 - UMA Clinical MicrobiologyT/TH 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Consideration of pathological forms of microbes including their morphological, physiological, and nutritive characteristics. Some emphasis will be given to mycology and parasitology. Three weekend intensive labs and/or review sessions. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: MLT203, BIO321, or permission of instructor. CR 4. Maria L Hays    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MLT 205 - UMPI ImmunohematologyT/TH 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Fundamentals of immunohematology with emphasis on antigens and antibodies of ABO, Rh and other blood group systems, antibody identification, pre-transfusion practices, donor screening, preparation of components and adverse affects of transfusion. Routine serological tests and quality control are included. Three weekend intensive labs and/or review sessions CR 4. Leigh Ann Belair    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MLT 206 - UMA Hematology/CoagulationT/TH 2:15 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Identification of blood cell types and their enumeration in body fluids. Various red cell and white cell disorders are discussed. Coagulation including routine coagulation tests, coagulation disorders, and anticoagulant therapy is covered. Three weekend intensive labs and/or review sessions. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: MLT203 or permission of instructor. CR 4. Margaret Naas    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MPH 580 - USM Health LiteracyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Judith B Tupper    Class Number: 7895

MPH 676 - USM Data Management and AnalyticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Business analysts typically spend 80% of their time on data management and only 20% of their time on analytics. Data Management & Analytics provides a comprehensive introduction to data management using the R language and environment for statistical computing and visualization. Knowledge of basic statistics through linear regression is helpful, but not necessary. The course assumes students have had no previous exposure to computer programming. CR 3. James A Suleiman    Class Number: 12590

MTR 101 - UMM MeteorologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An introduction to the study of weather and weather-related phenomena including solar radiation, temperature, moisture, winds, air pressure, air masses, weather patterns, weather analysis, weather forecasting, climate, weather instruments, and computers. Upon completion of this course, a student should have a qualitative understanding of how many of the basic principles of physics, chemistry and mathematics are applied in meteorology; an ability to relate personal weather observations to data received from weather instruments and analyzed on standard weather charts; and a new set of general data analysis skills. The course is delivered asynchronously and the Web is used extensively. CR 4. Louis K McNally    Class Number: 3844

MUH 103 - UMA Music of the United StatesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of the development of musical culture in America from the 17th century to the present. Includes sacred music, American music, folk music, blues, patriotic and dance music, jazz and 20th century popular music. For the non-music major. CR 3. Anita-Ann Jerosch    Class Number: 11694

MUH 117 - UMA The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and RollONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A survey of artists and the change in musical trends over the last 30-40 years. The course includes an open discussion format with topics such as the effects of fame, wealth, creativity, record companies, managers, and business dealings, on the music and the artist. Film clips, tapes, video tapes, and records are also used to help the student develop a deeper appreciation for the origins of contemporary music. Open to non-music majors. CR 3. Stephen Grover    Class Number: 12822

MUH 118 - UMA Golden Age of Country Music 1950-1970ONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
This course will cover the history and origin of Country music, its significant performers of the Golden Age (1950-1970), songwriters, songs, and cultural identity. The course will progress chronologically, following the evolution of specific musical styles. Reading assignments cover the relationship between country music and the socio-economic classes from which the artists emerge. We will focus on a specific time period and specific artists and songs. CR 3. Anita-Ann Jerosch    Class Number: 2804

MUH 123 - UMA Understanding MusicONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of the basic elements of music necessary for intelligent listening, with emphasis on various historical movements, together with a study of the great composers and their contrasting styles as exemplified by their most important compositions. Open to non-music majors. CR 3. Anita-Ann Jerosch    Class Number: 2794

MUH 124 - UMA Music of the Twentieth CenturyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to some of the major musical products of the century and a study of the developments in western music which provide the impetus for current trends in music composition. For the non-music major. CR 3. Richard Nelson    Class Number: 2791

MUH 130 - UMA Understanding JazzONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to jazz and how to listen to it. Examines how jazz originated, how it is made, what to listen form, and the major style eras. Focuses on major historical figures such as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, and John Coltrane. 3 credits. CR 3. Richard Nelson    Class Number: 12964

MUH 160 - UMA World MusicONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of folk, classical and popular music in Europe, Africa, Native America and South America, the Pacific, the Middle East and Asia, the uses of music in each of these world areas, the influence of Western music on the traditional music of each area, and the influence of non-Western music on European-American music. For non-music majors. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 2792

MUL 101 - UM The Art of Listening to Music: ElementsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Designed for the student with no previous experience in music. Provides a working vocabulary of terms and listening experiences intended to expand the basic understanding of the art form. CR 3. Anatole Wieck    Class Number: 8159

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

MUS 100 - USM Music Appreciation and HistoryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A survey of music from the Gregorian chant to the modern times, covering musical practices of the renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, and contemporary periods. Representative works by the outstanding composers of each period. Open to all students. CR 3.    Class Number: 6055

MUS 101 - UMA Music Theory and Practice IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Blended coverage of jazz, classical, and popular music theory with concurrent improvisation, ear training, sight-singing, and keyboard applications. Topics include scales, modes, intervals, triads, seventh chords, inversions, Roman numeral systems, and an introduction to trans-stylistic improvisation. Prerequisite: Successful result on music theory placement test or MUS 122 Fundamentals of Music. Corequisite: MUS 181 (4 cr) CR 4. Stephen Grover    Class Number: 12985

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

MUS 103 - USM Introduction to JazzONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A survey of jazz from its inception to the present day. Involves a study of the origins and stylistic development of jazz. Open to all students. CR 3. Christopher W Oberholtzer    Class Number: 6057

MUS 110 - USM Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A background study of concepts and skills essential to an intelligent reading of music. The development of natural music abilities through participating in singing, rhythmic activities, and instrumental work. An appreciation of music through awareness of basic structures. Open to all students. CR 3.    Class Number: 6059

MUS 120 - UMFK History of Rock & RollONLINE
Oct 24 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. The historical and stylistic development of Rock, through its major trends, influential personalities and its interrelationship with our society is studied. 3 credit hours. Offered Winter, Spring, Summer terms. CR 3. Scott T Brickman    Class Number: 12300

MUS 122 - UMA Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Notation and terminology, scales and intervals, chords, ear training, elementary rhythmic and melodic dictation and sight singing. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 2789

MUS 122N - UMA Fund of Music(Non-Major)ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Notation and terminology, scales and intervals, chords, ear training, elementary rhythmic and melodic dictation and sight singing. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 2790

MUS 151 - UMA First Year/Sophomore Ensemble SequenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Placement in each ensemble is by audition only. The first year ensemble sequence involves the fundamentals needed to perform in a group situation. There is a particular emphasis on note reading, chord reading, comping, song form, head arrangements, stage presence, intonation, rhythmic phrasing, time, time signatures, and an introduction to melodic and improvised soloing. In the second year ensembles, the course content is highly specialized in the area of improvisation. These ensembles will continue to build upon the first year material and deal specifically with improvisational skills. Chord-scale relationships, melodic phrasing, rhythmic concepts, call and response, and jazz articulation are examples of the soloing techniques included in these courses. Qualifying students may enroll at a higher level, but must fulfill the performance requirements for graduation. May be repeated for credit. CR 1. Anita-Ann Jerosch    Class Number: 12824

MUS 202 - USM Music in AmericaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A survey of the important trends in music from colonial days to the present. Emphasis will be placed on the role of the Native American composer in the development of sacred music, concert music, jazz, musical comedy, and pop music. Open to all students. CR 3. Thomas M Parchman    Class Number: 6830

MUS 203 - UMA Music Theory and Practice IIIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Blended coverage of jazz, classical, and popular music theory with concurrent improvisation, ear training, sight-singing, and keyboard applications. Topics include modal mixture, Neapolitan and augmented sixth chords, figured bass, chorale writing, extended chords, altered extensions; jazz, classical and rock analysis. Prerequisite: MUS 102 Music Theory and Practice II ( 4 cr) CR 4. Richard Nelson    Class Number: 12980

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

MUS 221 - UMA Arranging IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course which focuses on the concepts and techniques necessary to complete a successful arrangement. Transposition and ranges of instruments along with rhythm section writing and voicing are explored. Techniques of background writing, introductions, interludes, codas, articulation, phrasing and the use of dynamics are utilized in a step-by-step organization and orchestration of an arrangement from start to finish. Prerequisite: MUS 102 CR 3. Stephen Grover    Class Number: 12984

MUS 315 - UMA TranscriptionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A continuation and practical application of the techniques learned in the completed ear-training sequence. Students will learn the mental and physical processes used to translate sound recording into a written musical format. A variety of musical styles will be transcribed. Prerequisite: MUS 214 CR 3. John Mehrmann    Class Number: 12986

MUS 323 - UMA Composition IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The purpose of Composition I is to introduce students to the techniques and challenges of original composition. In the process of producing compositions in jazz, popular, and concert music styles, students will explore representative repertoire and consider such topics as motive and phrase, line writing, thematic development, planning harmonic progressions, formal design, effective orchestration and appropriate notation. Major projects include songs, an extended multi-horn jazz composition and a work for mixed chamber ensemble. Prerequisite: MUS222 CR 3. Richard Nelson    Class Number: 12982

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

MUY 101 - UM Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An elemental study of the dimensions and basic characteristics of musical sounds, with primary emphasis upon the development of skills and concepts through creating, performing and analysis. CR 3. Stuart L Marrs    Class Number: 8194

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 100 - USM Introduction to Professional NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course orients students to the expectations of a baccalaureate education in nursing. Academic communication and critical thinking skills within the context of professional nursing are emphasized. Issues of ethical and professional accountability related to the role(s) of the nurse are explored. Historical and contemporary perspectives on the nature and scope of nursing practice are examined. CR 3. Karen Zuckerman    Class Number: 6080

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. On campus meetings are TBD.

NUR 103 - UM Foundations of Nursing Practice IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course is designed to introduce students to the concept of professional nursing practice. Students will begin to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to meet selected core competencies as identified by the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) initiative. These core competencies include patient-centered care, quality improvement, evidence-based practice, interprofessional teams, and informatics. Standards of professional nursing practice are incorporated into the course including those from the American Nurses Association (ANA); the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and the Maine State Board of Nursing (MSBN). Theoretical discussions and case studies will be used to assist students in acquiring the knowledge to develop clinical decision-making skills. NOTE: This course is intended for Nursing Majors with a minimum Cumulative GPA of 2.5, and at least a grade of C in BIO 100 and in both BMB 207 and BMB 209. CR 3. Nilda T Cravens    Class Number: 11009

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 165 - UM Introduction to Care of the Older AdultONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course provides a foundation of essential knowledge skills and attitudes in the provision of care to older adults. The content focuses on aging as a normal development process and includes analysis of issues confronting this population. Key recommendations and evidence-based practice from the Hartford Institute of Geriatric Nursing and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Recommended Baccalaureate Competencies and Curricular Guidelines for Nursing Care of Older Adults are embedded in the course. Prerequisites: Nursing Major; Minimum Cumulative gpa of 2.5; and a grade of C or better in BIO 100 and in NUR 102 and Co-Requisite: NUR 103. CR 1. Irene Rattie    Class Number: 11068

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 200 - USM Intro to Professional Nursing for Advanced StudentsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course has been specifically designed for advanced students who are either transfer students with 60 or more credits or have a degree in another field. The course introduces career opportunities in health care as well as how prior learning and work experiences might build on and blend into a career in nursing. The historical and contemporary perspectives on the nature and scope of nursing will be investigated through utilization of online resources, advanced library skills, writing, and online discussion. Other topics will include skills of communication, critical thinking and the relationship between professional nursing and the broad base of theoretical and empirical knowledge derived from the behavioral and physical sciences and the humanities. CR 3. Carla E Randall    Class Number: 6082

NUR 201W - UMA Nursing Care of the FamilyM/TH 9:00 AM-11:50 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is writing intensive.) NUR201W prepares the student to apply the nursing process in delivering care to the childbearing family and children. A developmental approach is used in meeting the needs of the child and family. Attention is given to the nurses role in health promotion and disease prevention. Concepts of community-based health care are introduced. Students will have the opportunity to provide nursing care to children and childbearing families. A portion of the clinical will provide students an opportunity to enhance their medical surgical knowledge while caring for adult clients. Prerequisite: MAT100, NUR102, BIO210. NOTE: PSY308, BIO321, SOC101 must be completed prior to or taken concurrently with NUR201W. CR 9.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

NUR 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 18
(Cross-listed with CIS 225.) This course will provide students with a survey of topics in the health informatics area. Examining computer's emerging role in delivery, management and analysis of health care, and how it impacts all stakeholders in health care arena. Competency skill sets include: Analytical assessment of Medical information(both spatial and non-spatial) Systems Analysis and modeling and Project Management. Prerequisite CIS 100. 3 credits CR 3. Martha Vrana-Bossart    Class Number: 2796

NUR 265 - UM Human Genetics and Genomics for Nursing PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course introduces nursing students to the application of genetic and genomic information and technologies to the care of patients and their families. Students will begin to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to meet selected core competencies as identified by the Essentials of Genetic and Genomic Nursing: Competencies, Curricula Guidelines and Outcome Indicators. These competencies include understanding the genetic and genomic basis of health and/or illness for which an individual is seeking care and the variations that impact his or her response. Prerequisites: Sophomore standing in the School of Nursing, Minimum Cumulative gpa of 3.0 and a grade of C of better in BIO 100 CR 1. Mary R Brakey    Class Number: 11067

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 301R - UMFK Promoting Healthy CommunitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: > 2.5 GPA; NUR 302, NUR 330. Co-requisites: None. Introduces students to the concepts and principles of community-based nursing, wherein the nurse promotes the optimum wellness of individuals, families, and communities to live and work in healthy environments. Provides an evidence and practice-based perspective to examine current and emerging issues in population health. The preferences, values, needs and culture of the community-as-client are considered to ensure safe, competent, and effective care. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Jenny Radsma    Class Number: 12459

NUR 302 - UMA Pharmacology for NursesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course provides an introduction to pharmacodynamics through the application of holistic nursing and the nursing process. Focus on the principles of drug action are presented as they relate to nursing care throughout the lifespan. Emphasis is placed on the nursing role in medication administration and monitoring of various classes of medications. Prerequisite: NUR 204/205 or RN CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 2312

NUR 302 - USM PharmacologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an overview of the principles of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. The major drug categories are reviewed with emphasis placed on the therapeutic use, action, and adverse reactions of selected prototype drugs. Emphasis is placed on the benefits and risks of drug therapy, thereby preparing the health professional for safe, therapeutic pharmacologic interventions. There is no clinical component to this course. For nursing majors, CON 302/502 must be taken within one year of enrolling in NUR 323/325 or 541/542. Prerequisites: BIO 211 or SCI 172 or SCI 270 and sophomore standing. Cr 3. CR 3. Katharine M Thayer    Class Number: 7014

NUR 302 - UMFK PharmacologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA, BIO 220, BIO 221; or admitted student in the accelerated nursing program; or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Provides students with knowledge about general principles of drug actions along with nursing responsibilities and accountability in the administration of medication over the lifespan. Using the nursing process, numerous pharmacologic classifications will be discussed including mechanisms of drug actions, key adverse effects, and drug interactions. Genetic and genomic considerations will be examined. Students will develop skills needed for safe practice including calculating dosages and administering various medications. HESI testing fee required. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3. Tanya Lynn Sleeper    Class Number: 12476

NUR 303 - UM PathophysiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A study of the physiological, genetic and biochemical basis of disease. Prerequisite: BIO 208 CR 3. Deborah Saber    Class Number: 9541

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 303 - UM PathophysiologyT 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A study of the physiological, genetic and biochemical basis of disease. Prerequisite: BIO 208 CR 3. E Donald Naber    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

NUR 308 - USM Professional Communication and Technology Utilization in NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course emphasizes a critical examination of how technology and communication can enhance the understanding of the historical development of the profession of nursing. Students explore professional development in nursing theory, using written and oral communication skills and learn to present information effectively using a variety of sources and techniques. To achieve this objective, the course will introduce APA style of referencing; review basic tenets of good writing style; present information access and utilization skills through library computer searches; explore basic computer skills such as e-mail, listserv membership, Internet searching and critique; and support the development of public presentation skills through the use of presentation software. Prerequisite: RN licensure or permission of instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Laurie Caton-Lemos    Class Number: 6095

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. On campus meetings are TBD.

NUR 309R - UMFK Holistic Health AssessmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; BIO 220, NUR 200, NUR 230 or admitted student in the accelerated nursing program, or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: BIO 221, NUR 309L. Prepares students with the knowledge and skill needed to complete a detailed health history interview and comprehensive health assessment. With a focus on wellness, individual health status will be assessed, including physical, emotional, cultural, and spiritual factors, from which appropriate nursing diagnoses may be derived. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Denise Monique Potvin    Class Number: 12863

NUR 312 - UMFK Conceptual Issues of Professional NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Admitted as student in the accelerated or RN-BSN program. Co-requisites: NUR 312L for Accelerated Students only. Promotes the development of professional knowledge, attitudes, and skills as foundational to professional nursing. Students will be introduced to selected concepts, themes, and theories that deepen an understanding of the historical, legal, ethical, and contemporary context of nursing practice. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Summer term. CR 3. Cheryl Roberts    Class Number: 12443

NUR 312 - UMFK Conceptual Issues of Professional NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Admitted as student in the accelerated or RN-BSN program. Co-requisites: NUR 312L for Accelerated Students only. Promotes the development of professional knowledge, attitudes, and skills as foundational to professional nursing. Students will be introduced to selected concepts, themes, and theories that deepen an understanding of the historical, legal, ethical, and contemporary context of nursing practice. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Summer term. CR 3. Rachel E Albert    Class Number: 12440

Class Notes: ***Cohort-restricted class section. Not open to general enrollment.***

NUR 316 - UM Pharmacology for Nursing PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course prepares students to apply principles of pharmacotherapeutics in provision of evidence-based nursing interventions. Emphasis is on patient-centered care across the lifespan with special focus on patient safety, the use of health informatics, and on education of patients and their families for optimal health outcomes. Note: This course is intended for Nursing majors with junior standing and have successfully completed with a grade of at least a C in NUR 201, NUR 303, BIO 208, BMB 207 and BMB 209 CR 3. Susan A Wheaton    Class Number: 10701

Class Notes: This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings. A course in physiology is highly recommended. Mandatory exams will take place on the UMaine Orono campus on TBA.

NUR 351 - UMA Biomedical EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course cross listed with PHI 351) An analysis of ethical issues arising within modern medicine and the health care professions, such as paternalism and truth-telling, euthanasia, abortion, modern reproductive technologies, nurse-patient and nurse-physician relationships, civil commitment, and allocation of scarce medical resources. Prerequisite: NUR304 or PHI xxx or by permission. CR 3.    Class Number: 2590

NUR 355 - UMA Community and Global Health DidacticONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course focuses on using community health concepts, sciences, and theories basic to the development and maintenance of the public's health. An exploration of the history of community health nursing, global nursing concerns, biostatistics, epidemiology, and health prevention efforts will be integrated with concepts relating to holistic, caring, integrative health promotion. The student will be assisted to begin to develop a clinical community health or global health experience, which uses principals of partnership building and population-focused, community-based approaches to healthcare. The nursing decision-making process and use of evidence-based modalities may be used to facilitate work with individuals, families and groups in a variety of diverse or global community settings. Prerequisites: NUR 304, NUR 301, NUR 352 (or concurrent), or by permission. 3 credits CR 3. Janet G Morrissette    Class Number: 2684

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course will meet live on the following dates ONLY: 9/14, 10/12, and 11/30. The rest of the course material will be delivered via the web.

NUR 365 - UM Healthcare InfomaticsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course provides foundational knowledge regarding informatics for health care professionals. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge and skill used in information management and patient care technology to deliver safe and effective patient-centered care. Note: This course is intended for students in the School of Nursing with Jr. standing and who have successfully completed NUR 201 with a grade of at least a "C". CR 1. Karen Diane Violette    Class Number: 11085

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 370 - USM Theory for Clinical PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on the nursing profession and the process of knowledge development within the profession. The intent is to provide participants with opportunities to explore the processes of inquiry in nursing. Participants will have opportunities to explore various modes of nursing inquiry, including scientific, philosophical, and historical. Praxis, or the development of knowledge through the cycle of acquiring experience, reflecting on experience, and enhancing practice is central to understanding what influences nursing. Relationships between practice, theory, and research are explored. Four foundational concepts: personal meaning, ways of knowing, time/transitions, and context/culture serve to focus critical reflections in this course. In recognizing multiple ways of developing knowledge, participants have the opportunity to explore how practice may differ within varying perspectives. Prerequisite: RN to BS students only or permission of instructor Cr 3. CR 3. Carla E Randall    Class Number: 7595

NUR 380 - UMFK Transcultural Care In NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Second semester junior standing in nursing major or with instructor permission. Co-requisites: None. Addresses the impact that social, political, cultural, spiritual, gender, age, and lifestyle factors have upon the health of individuals and communities. Provides students with evidence-based learning related to the complementary therapies and approaches used by the public and available to nurses that can be used in culturally-appropriate ways to treat illness, prevent disease, and promote well-being. Identifies personally held beliefs and values and responds to the diversity and uniqueness of individuals and populations to provide culturally-sensitive, safe, and effective care. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3. Cheryl Roberts    Class Number: 12446

NUR 380 - UMFK Transcultural Care In NursingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Second semester junior standing in nursing major or with instructor permission. Co-requisites: None. Addresses the impact that social, political, cultural, spiritual, gender, age, and lifestyle factors have upon the health of individuals and communities. Provides students with evidence-based learning related to the complementary therapies and approaches used by the public and available to nurses that can be used in culturally-appropriate ways to treat illness, prevent disease, and promote well-being. Identifies personally held beliefs and values and responds to the diversity and uniqueness of individuals and populations to provide culturally-sensitive, safe, and effective care. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall, Spring, and Summer. CR 3. Rachel E Albert    Class Number: 12460

NUR 401 - UMFK Health Related Research and Evidence-Based PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; college-level statistics course. Co-requisites: None. Introduces students to the conduct of research; research sources, utilization, and dissemination; as well as concepts and principles of evidence-based practice (EBP) as a way to improve nursing practice and healthcare outcomes. Focus of the course is on developing clinical EBP questions; conducting a literature review; and to appraise and apply current, reliable research findings in clinical practice. Standards for the conduct of ethical research in qualitative and quantitative research designs are also reviewed. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Summer semester. CR 3. Jenny Radsma    Class Number: 12448

NUR 413 - UMFK Healthcare Ethics and the LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; junior standing or admitted to RN-BSN program. Co-requisites: None. The focus of the course includes examining ethical and legal issues in the context of nursing and healthcare practice. Students explore the principles of ethical reasoning and decision-making to resolve of ethical dilemmas present in healthcare. Students analyze the ethical obligations, policies, and laws that guide healthcare delivery. Students examine current ethical issues. 3 credit hours. Offered Summer and Fall. CR 3. Rachel E Albert    Class Number: 12449

NUR 415 - UM Socio-Cultural Issues in Health and Health CareONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores social and cultural influences on health and illness. Existing health disparities are examined, as well as, issues and trends in our health care delivery system. Transcultural nursing principles will be introduced. Offered via the Internet using Blackboard. Prerequisite: Junior Standing in the School of Nursing or permission CR 3. Nilda T Cravens    Class Number: 9397

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 420 - UMA The American Health Care SystemONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with POS420.) This course will examine the American healthcare system in relation to global healthcare systems in terms of health care outcomes, reimbursement and funding issues, governmental roles, and consumer issues around access, quality, and healthcare. The structure and process of health care legislation and current health care policies are discussed. New trends in health care legislation are examined and students are provided the opportunity to reflect on their responsibilities as a healthcare consumer and/or provider of health care services. Prerequisites: NUR 304, BUA/JUS/POS 233 or POS 251 or by permission CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 2313

NUR 435 - UM Nursing Care of Patients and Families at End of LifeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course further develops students' knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to provide quality, patient-centered care at the end of life. Key recommendations from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Peaceful death: recommended competencies and curricular guidelines for end of life nursing care will be incorporated into the course. Note: This course is intended for Seniors within the School of Nursing and who have successfully competed NUR 340 with a grade of at least a "C". CR 1. Patricia A Poirier    Class Number: 11086

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 435R - UMFK Advanced Clinical Concepts in PathophysiologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: BIO 401 or Valid RN license or (for international students) approval to practice nursing in your jurisdiction or instructor permission. Examines normal and abnormal human physiologic and pathological processes encountered in clinical practice. Emphasis is placed on the integration of knowledge of pathology, genetic, pharmacologic, and biochemical concepts and disease symptomatology into the delivery of nursing care CR 3. Diane M Griffin    Class Number: 12434

NUR 456 - UMFK Integrated Nursing PracticeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; NUR 301R. Co-requisites: None. This practicum provides students with the opportunity to demonstrate leadership and organization skills, as well as evidence-based practice abilities by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating a community-based nursing intervention. The community-as-client is emphasized. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Erin C Soucy    Class Number: 12452

NUR 497 - UMFK Senior CapstoneONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: >2.5 GPA; Second semester senior standing in nursing major with successful completion of all clinical nursing courses and all standardized specialty and exit exams. Student may apply for a waiver to the Division of Nursing. Co-requisites: NUR 497C. Capstone review of knowledge gained from prior nursing core courses to include adult, maternal, infant, child, and mental health nursing. Focuses on use of the nursing process to care for individuals, families, and communities. Emphasis is on problem solving, clinical reasoning, computer-assisted instruction, as well as NCLEX test-taking strategies as preparation for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Diane M Griffin    Class Number: 12453

NUR 515 - UM Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation in Nursing EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduces the graduate student to assessment, measurement and evaluation with an emphasis on nursing education. Planning, teaching and assessment are the three interactive components of educational instruction and this course will examine the role of assessment in instruction. Assessment principles, concepts, terminology, models and methods are explored. Evidence based evaluation strategies are discussed within the context of ethical, legal, social and political aspects of nursing education. Prerequisite: NUR 512 or permission CR 3.    Class Number: 12736

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

NUR 603 - USM Nursing Theory and Knowledge DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Contemporary issues in theory development and the social production of knowledge for nursing are explored in this course. The social and historical context of knowledge development in nursing are examined with an emphasis on the relationship between theory, research, and practice in nursing. Cr 3. CR 3. Carla E Randall    Class Number: 6296

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. On campus meetings are TBD.

NUR 693 - UM Ethical Inquiry in Health CareONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
The influence of philosophical, cultural, ethical, legal, economic and political systems upon health care will provide the framework for examining contemporary issues. The process of ethical reasoning and analysis will be used with selected clinical cases to systematically examine ethical distress and ethical dilemmas. Prerequisite: Graduate Stadning or permission of instructor CR 3. Ann E Sossong    Class Number: 9919

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

OTH 621 - USM Level II FieldworkONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This fieldwork requirement is a 12-week, full-time, 40-hours per week supervised experience in an occupational therapy setting, or emerging practice area. Students apply theoretical knowledge and practice skills with clients who are experiencing a variety of disorders, taking on an ever-increasing caseload throughout the 12 weeks. CR 6. Gabrielle Petruccelli    Class Number: 6930

PAX 201 - UM Introduction to Peace and Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduces students to various concepts in the field of Peace and Reconciliation Studies. Topics include forms of violence and their relationship to social structure and cultural practices; global militarization and environmental destruction and their impact on human needs; and peace-making and conflict resolution at both micro and macro levels. CR 3. Eileen M Palmer    Class Number: 8916

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 250 - UM Peace and Pop CultureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Incorporates case studies and creative expression by active artist-peace builders working in different media throughout the World. Students will investigate the sources, causes, processes and products that reside at the intersection of peace and popular culture. Students will interpret, analyze and evaluate examples from art, music, theater, dance, poetry, literature, museums, gardens, trails, film, television, magazine, cartoon, radio, Internet, video game, and comic book publishing industries. CR 3. James F Toner    Class Number: 10741

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 350 - UM Buddhism, Peace and Contemplative TraditionsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to Buddhism and its relationship to Zen and Western contemplative traditions. Some philosophical aspects of Buddhism as well as stories, sutras, ethical precepts, relationship to ecological concerns and the embodying of the Way in our daily lives. CR 3. Hugh J Curran    Class Number: 9922

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 398 - UM Topics in Peace and Reconciliation Studies: The Fate of the HeroONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores peace and reconciliation studies through more in-depth study of specific topics drawn from the introductory course, such as the roles of technology, religion, gender, ethnicity and social stratification in the establishment and maintenance of peace and reconciliation studies. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 8931

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 398 - UM Topics in Peace and Reconciliation Studies: Pop! Tech: Impact Tech on SocONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Explores peace and reconciliation studies through more in-depth study of specific topics drawn from the introductory course, such as the roles of technology, religion, gender, ethnicity and social stratification in the establishment and maintenance of peace and reconciliation studies. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Amy Eileen Cross    Class Number: 8930

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 410 - UM Theories in Peace and Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An exploration and critical discussion of historical and contemporary theories about conflict, peace, and reconciliation. Course offered via WebCT. Prerequisite: PAX 201 or permission CR 3. Yvonne M Thibodeau    Class Number: 10067

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 510 - UM Theories in Peace & Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An exploration and critical discussion of historical and contemporary theories about conflict, peace, and reconciliation. CR 3. Yvonne M Thibodeau    Class Number: 10870

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 598 - UM Independent Graduate Study: The Fate of the HeroONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Advanced research and writing projects in Peace and Reconciliation Studies. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 10795

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PAX 598 - UM Independent Graduate Study: Pop! Tech: Impact Tech on SocONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Advanced research and writing projects in Peace and Reconciliation Studies. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Amy Eileen Cross    Class Number: 10796

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PCJ 215 - UMPI Business CommunicationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Students will master the necessary communication skills to thrive in any business or professional area. They'll become proficient in everything from phone etiquette, e-mail and memos to proposals and presentation. Then they'll get out of the classroom, partnering with an organization to apply what they've learned. CR 3. Tracy L Rockwell    Class Number: 12795

PHE 163 - UMFK Principles of CoachingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Provides an appreciation and background in the art of coaching. Deals with the complex problems facing those that accept the challenge of handling our youth of today in a sport setting. The complete role of the effectiveness of the coach will be surveyed. Field trips to study experienced coaches required. Students may earn a coaching license through U.S. soccer D license curriculum. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. William E Ashby    Class Number: 12386

PHI 103 - UMA Introduction to PhilosophyTH 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Critical examination of philosophical writings on traditional philosophical problems, such as the existence of God, freedom and determinism, the mind-body problem, the nature of knowledge and the meaning of life. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Christos J Gianopoulos    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PHI 103 - UMA Introduction to PhilosophyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Critical examination of philosophical writings on traditional philosophical problems, such as the existence of God, freedom and determinism, the mind-body problem, the nature of knowledge and the meaning of life. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Christos J Gianopoulos    Class Number: 2337

Class Notes: Students must also enroll for MSL 100

PHI 106 - USM Introduction to Philosophy: Why Philosophize?ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The course centers about the exploration of a single question: what it means to think philosophically. In the context of this question, we will examine what are the sources of philosophical thought and whether philosophy can justify its claim to be the foundation of all reflective endeavor. Prerequisite: a college writing course. Cr 3. CR 3. Kenneth L Knight    Class Number: 6144

PHI 151 - UMPI Introduction to PhilosophyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Introduction to reading and interpretation of philosophical texts. Emphasis on recurring questions that have engaged philosophers from diverse cultures, and from ancient times to the present, such as what is of value?, what is reality?, and how do we know? The course will include instruction in the writing of critical essays. CR 3. Lea Knudsen Allen    Class Number: 12390

PHI 152 - UMPI Introduction to EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course will help students to address ethical issues with a greater understanding and confidence, both in terms of contemporary and historical approaches. Students will analyze various ethical theories, including virtue, utilitarian, and deontological approaches. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 12391

PHI 220 - USM Philosophy of ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
What makes a person creative? What do artists think about their art? How do critics evaluate a work? If art is created for a cultural ritual or healing, is it to be understood differently? How do the circumstances of a work's creation and reception influence its evaluation? How do a person's class, ethnicity, and gender influence the artwork and its reception. Philosophers in the field of Aesthetics attempt to answer questions which artists, art historians, anthropologists, and critics ask about art. The works of art and philosophy considered will be drawn from a wide variety of cultural contexts. Prerequisites: ENG 100, EYE course, or 100-level PHI course. Cr 3. CR 3. Kathleen J Wininger    Class Number: 6146

PHI 252 - UMA Business EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with BUA252.) This course introduces students to ethical theory by way of specific ethical debates from the field of business. The ethics of downsizing, globalization, drug testing, advertising, and whistle-blowing, among other topics, will be discussed. These debates will illuminate some of the theoretical principles that we use to evaluate right and wrong. We will examine the shortcomings and advantages of each theory, as well as critically examine the basis of business. Students will acquire an understanding of these philosophical approaches to ethics and develop their dialectical and critical thinking skills. Prerequisite: ENG101. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 12727

PHI 291 - USM Death and DyingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Recent success in life-prolonging techniques has resulted in the creation of new disagreements over the proper definition of death. Which definition of death is the most adequate? Some have argued that dying, not death, is the vitally important topic. Has the term death changed its meaning from time to time and place to place in human history? This course will deal with these and similar epistemological issues. Prerequisites: ENG 100, EYE course, or 100-level PHI course. Cr 3. CR 3. Sarah Marquardt    Class Number: 12617

PHI 320 - USM History of Medieval and Renaissance PhilosophyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course critically examines the merger of philosophical with the religious stream of thought by examining the ideas and text of Augustine, Aquinas, Duns Scotus, Maimonides, Averroes, Dane, Ibn Khaldun, Erasmus and others. Prerequisites: ENG 100, EYE course, or 100-level PHI course. Cr 3. CR 3. Derek Anthony Michaud    Class Number: 6692

PHI 335 - UMA Formal and Informal LogicTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course immerses students in the techniques of proof within formal logic, including statement and predicate logic, conditional proof and quantification. It also explores informal argumentation, including the identification of fallacies, the distinction between induction and deduction and syllogism.. Prerequisite: PHI XXX. CR 3. John Waterman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PHI 351 - UMA Biomedical EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with NUR 351.) An analysis of ethical issues arising within modern medicine and the health care professions, such as paternalism and truth-telling, euthanasia, abortion, modern reproductive technologies, nurse-patient and nurse-physician relationships, civil commitment, and allocation of scarce medical resources. Prerequisite: PHI XXX or NUR 304 or Permission of instructor. CR 3.    Class Number: 2591

PHI 409 - USM Research SeminarONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 16
A research seminar designed to provide senior level students an opportunity to participate in the research efforts of individual faculty and collaborate with each other in the design, methodology and completion of their tutorials. Prerequisites: advanced standing as a philosophy major and permission of the Department. CR 3. Julien S Murphy    Class Number: 6831

POS 100 - UM American GovernmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduces the major principles, structures, processes and policies of United States government. Covers the Constitution and its development, civil liberties, federalism, the role of political parties and interest groups, and the nature of the presidency, the bureaucracy, the Congress and the national courts. CR 3. Richard J Powell    Class Number: 8257

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

POS 101 - UMA American GovernmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory study of the major principles, structures, processes and policies of the United States government. The course emphasizes such topics as the Constitution and its development, civil liberties, federalism, the role of political parties and interest groups, and the nature of the presidency, the bureaucracy, the congress and the national courts. CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 2341

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

POS 101 - UMPI American GovernmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examines the constitutional foundations and principles of American government. Treatment focuses on federalism; civil liberties and civil rights; interest groups, political parties and elections; and Congress, the Presidency, and the Supreme Court. CR 3. Brent S Andersen    Class Number: 12393

POS 101 - UMA American GovernmentT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory study of the major principles, structures, processes and policies of the United States government. The course emphasizes such topics as the Constitution and its development, civil liberties, federalism, the role of political parties and interest groups, and the nature of the presidency, the bureaucracy, the congress and the national courts. CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 104 - USM Introduction to International RelationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Examination of the relationships of nations in their efforts to deal with each other from differing political, economic, and cultural bases. CR 3. Steven Shirley    Class Number: 6159

POS 104 - USM Introduction to International RelationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Examination of the relationships of nations in their efforts to deal with each other from differing political, economic, and cultural bases. CR 3. Steven Shirley    Class Number: 6158

POS 203 - USM Introduction to Political Science ResearchONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the way political scientists conduct research. Students will learn how to formulate ideas, conduct a literature review, test hypotheses, measure political phenomenon, perform statistical analyses, draw conclusions, and present written results. CR 3. Vanessa Perez    Class Number: 7318

POS 211 - UMPI Introduction to Political ThoughtONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Examines major texts in the history of political thought and the questions they raise about the design of the political and social order. CR 3. Tomasz Z Herzog    Class Number: 12395

POS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with BUA 223 and JUS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with BUA 223 and JUS 223) A comprehensive study of management in public and private sectors. The influence of human, social and political factors is integrated with treatment of managers structural and technical processes. Analyses focus on such theories as planning, controlling, decision making, organizational design, administrative skills, communications and information systems. It is recommended that ENG 101 be taken prior to or concurrently with this course. CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 2128

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

POS 306 - UM Crafting the American ConstitutionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course will engage students in a substantive, detailed, and critical examination of the debates surrounding the drafting, ratification, and early implementation of the Constitution of the United States. It will begin with an examination of the important thinkers who influenced the American Founders, move to a detailed analysis of the critical issues at the Constitutional Convention and in the state ratification debates, and conclude with a look at some early government actions and Supreme Court decisions that put flesh on the bones of the Constitution. During the entirety of this course, students will be asked to reflect on the degree to which the founding debates are still relevant to contemporary American politics and government. Prerequisite: POS 100 CR 3. Mark D Brewer    Class Number: 10921

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

POS 332 - UMPI Constitutional LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Prerequisite: Pos 101 or any law course. Examines American constitutional theory treating the separation and division of government powers, and civil rights and civil liberties. Extensive treatment is accorded the implied powers of the federal government. CR 3. Brent S Andersen    Class Number: 12720

POS 344 - UM Public Policy in CanadaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An analysis of policy making structures with emphasis on the Prime Minister, the Prime Minister's Office, the Cabinet, the Privy Council Office, and other central agents. Relations between the federal and provincial executives are also discussed. Policy making in specific issues of current interest considered. Prerequisite: 6 hrs of Political Science courses CR 3. Howard H Cody    Class Number: 12882

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

POS 361 - UMA Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 361) The management of human resources in both public and private sectors. Planning recruitment, training, compensation, administration and legal and social responsibilities are analyzed for the student interested in personnel administration in a wide range of organizational structures. Prerequisite: POS/JUS/BUA223 or permission of instructor CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 2400

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

POS 361 - UMA Human Resource ManagementF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 361) The management of human resources in both public and private sectors. Planning recruitment, training, compensation, administration and legal and social responsibilities are analyzed for the student interested in personnel administration in a wide range of organizational structures. Prerequisite: POS/JUS/BUA223 or permission of instructor CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 362.) The labor-management systems of the private and public sectors are surveyed from the interdisciplinary perspective of modern industrial relations by analyzing three aspects. The nature and characteristics of labor-management relation are considered from such perspectives as the structural, historical, international, legal, psychological, and economic. Contract administration process and such issues as wages, economic supplements, institutional rights, and administrative rules. The two aspects are applied in a simulated collective bargaining exercise. Designed for students interested in labor-management relations in business, educational engineering, food service, government, health service, and social welfare organizations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS 223. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: 2405

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

POS 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 362.) The labor-management systems of the private and public sectors are surveyed from the interdisciplinary perspective of modern industrial relations by analyzing three aspects. The nature and characteristics of labor-management relation are considered from such perspectives as the structural, historical, international, legal, psychological, and economic. Contract administration process and such issues as wages, economic supplements, institutional rights, and administrative rules. The two aspects are applied in a simulated collective bargaining exercise. Designed for students interested in labor-management relations in business, educational engineering, food service, government, health service, and social welfare organizations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS 223. CR 3. J Powers McGuire    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 365 - UMA Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 365.) An analysis of the interaction between individual and work-group behavior leadership styles and organizational cultures. Applications of behavioral sciences are made in areas of motivation and influence, structure of work, leadership, group relations, organizational design and change. Emphasis is on application of theory in case studies and simulations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/ POS 223 CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: 2409

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

POS 365 - UMA Organizational BehaviorTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with BUA 365.) An analysis of the interaction between individual and work-group behavior leadership styles and organizational cultures. Applications of behavioral sciences are made in areas of motivation and influence, structure of work, leadership, group relations, organizational design and change. Emphasis is on application of theory in case studies and simulations. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/ POS 223 CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 370 - UMA Municipal AdministrationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The management, financial control, and administration of modern American cities; emphasis on personnel and financial administration; the city plan and line functions; public safety, transportation, health, welfare, and housing. Prerequisite: POS234 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 11740

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the Video Conference class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

POS 370 - UMA Municipal AdministrationT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The management, financial control, and administration of modern American cities; emphasis on personnel and financial administration; the city plan and line functions; public safety, transportation, health, welfare, and housing. Prerequisite: POS234 or permission of the instructor CR 3. William R Bridgeo    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 374 - UM American Foreign PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
American foreign policy and the major international problems facing the United States today. Special focus will be on United States relations with Europe, Russia, Japan and the Third World. Prerequisite: POS 100 or POS 120 CR 3. Seth Singleton    Class Number: 9113

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

POS 380 - USM Topics in Political Science: The 2016 Presidential ElectionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Specially developed occasional courses exploring a variety of theoretical and substantive areas of political science. May be repeated for credit as topics vary. CR 3. Vanessa Perez    Class Number: 7246

Class Notes: In this course, we will study the process of American presidential elections through the lens of the 2016 race. Some of the topics we cover include the factors influencing presidential election outcomes, public opinion polling, candidates,and primary vs. general elections. You'll engage in interactive exercises dealing with the debate(s), polls, and the presidential candidate's campaigns.

POS 405 - UMA Administrative LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Primarily case studies of the legal adjustment of administrative authority and individual liberty, including: judicial over administration, personal liability of officers, scope and limits of administrative powers and the due process measurement of administrative procedures. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS223,or POS251 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Dawn Dosedlo Gallagher    Class Number: 11955

PPM 534 - USM Managing Cities,Towns and CountiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores essential themes providing students with a theoretical understanding of the fundamental issues involved in managing our complex and diverse urban environments. Special emphasis will be placed on examining emerging management issues that have sparked a new demand for excellence and innovation in city governments. While the city of Portland will serve as a useful reference point, the course will also explore the difficult management issues involved in our larger central cities. Cr 3. CR 3. James A Bennett    Class Number: 7604

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. The exact on campus meetings, to be held in the Wishcamper Center on the Portland campus, some Wednesdays 7:00-9:30, will be announced shortly.

PPM 607 - USM Elements of Plan MakingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The course focuses on the foundations of planning primarily at the regional, local, and neighborhood levels. It covers the legal and political foundations of plan making, including an introduction to planning and zoning law; the architecture of plans; and themes around the integration of planning elements, such as transportation/land use and urban form/classical zoning. CR 3. Yuseung Kim    Class Number: 6995

Class Notes: Course is asynchronous online.

PSA 100 - UMFK Introduction to Public Safety AdministrationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This introductory course provides an overview of local governmental operations for small and mid-sized communities with emphasis on Public Safety administration. The course will address the challenges that lie ahead in Public Safety administration, with emphasis given to Rural America in the 21st Century. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12399

PSA 221 - UMFK Ethics And CommunityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. PSA students may take either PSA 221 or BUS 260 Business Ethics to satisfy the major requirement. This course is designed as an introduction to ethics, to the quest for the good, i.e. the search for the truth. The particular emphasis will be placed on the ethical and moral questions pertaining to the concerns and issues raised with a view to the system of public safety and criminal justice. Students will be encouraged to explore their own moral and ethical value systems as well as the codes they work from in order to cultivate an informed ethical understanding and to make sound moral and ethical judgments. 3 credit hours. Offered Summer and odd Falls. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12403

PSA 312 - UMFK Grant WritingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. The overall objective of this course is to give students the tools to help their organizations, schools, non-profit agencies, community service groups, and businesses successfully compete for grant funds. Individuals working on professional development proposals will gain the skills and knowledge to successfully propose research and study plans. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 12384

PSA 326 - UMFK Introduction to Forensic ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. An introduction to the field of forensics, providing an overview of various forensic sciences and their relation to presentation of evidence and problems of law. Covers major areas including crime scene investigation, fingerprinting, blood stain analysis, and lab and field collection techniques and analysis. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Krissy Ann Morgan    Class Number: 12424

PSY 100 - UM General PsychologyT 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Lecture on and discussions of basic psychological processes, including learning, perception, motivation and emotion, higher mental processes, individual differences, personality and additional selected topics. CR 3. Charles L Dufour    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 100 - UMFK Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Studies psychology as a science. Develops psychological vocabulary. Applies basic principles to everyday living. 3 credit hours. Offered every semester. CR 3. Shawn Edward Graham    Class Number: 12305

PSY 100 - UMM Animal Behavior and Selection of Service DogsM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This is an introduction to techniques for animal training with a focus on owner-trained service dogs. A service dog is one specially trained to perform a task or work that aids a person with a physical or emotional disability, thus allowing them more freedom to live more independently. The course will cover basic psychological principles of operant conditioning used with animal training. There will also be hands-on opportunities for basic dog training that require the application of operant learning techniques. The optional lab will have two main components. The first component will be training qualified dogs to prepare them to be certified as therapy dogs. The second component will be helping train a service dog for a specific task to assist its disabled owner. CR 2. Katherine C Hecht    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 2345

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

PSY 100 - UMPI General PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Provides a general introduction to psychology, the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. The course presents major theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and key findings in physiological, cognitive, motivation, learning, developmental, personality, abnormal, and social psychology. CR 3. John D Harrington    Class Number: 12405

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyW 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. Charles S Grunder    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

PSY 100 - UMFK Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Studies psychology as a science. Develops psychological vocabulary. Applies basic principles to everyday living. 3 credit hours. Offered every semester. CR 3. Kurt G Holzhausen    Class Number: 12306

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. Charles S Grunder    Class Number: 2592

PSY 100 - UM General PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Lecture on and discussions of basic psychological processes, including learning, perception, motivation and emotion, higher mental processes, individual differences, personality and additional selected topics. CR 3. Jordan LaBouff    Class Number: 8259

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. Matthew David Day    Class Number: 2805

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyT 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This is a basic course in the psychology sequence. Topics covered in this course include background and methods, learning theories, brain and nervous system, personality, perception, intelligence, motivation, emotions, thinking and problem solving, human development, abnormal behavior and social interaction. CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 2346

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

PSY 101 - USM General Psychology IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
An introduction to the study of behavior as a natural science. Among the topics covered are: method of inquiry, physiological foundations of behavior, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, learning and thinking. This course is a prerequisite for all courses in the Department. CR 3. Michael Stevenson    Class Number: 6164

PSY 102 - USM General Psychology IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A continuation of Psychology 101. It deals with complex psychological processes such as ability testing, personality, conflict, behavior disorders and therapy, and social and industrial behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 101 with a grade of C- or better. Cr 3. CR 3. Rosemary J Cleary    Class Number: 6169

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. On campus meeting date are as follows: 9/8, 9/22, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, and 12/1.

PSY 102 - UMM Personal GrowthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to examine their life-space; to envision alternative possibilities in their personal and professional growth; and to foster the development of creative changes toward their future life-career. This course has two essential aspects. First, the theoretical and academic aspect in which the focus of the class and text is on major psychological theories and their applications for everyday life. Second, the experiential aspect in which the students are encouraged to participate in growthful exercises individually and in group situations. The course involves the various areas of life including relationships to family members, to friends and associates, and to professional colleagues. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. CR 3. Matthew David Day    Class Number: 4094

PSY 110 - UMM Intro to PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
An introduction to the scientific study of behavior including a survey of all the major areas of inquiry pursued by psychologists-history, methods, physiological aspects, perception, learning, memory, cognition, emotion, motivation, consciousness, personality, abnormal behavior and therapies, and social processes. Unless otherwise noted, this course is a prerequisite to all other psychology courses. CR 3. Uriah Anderson    Class Number: 4095

PSY 200 - UMPI Social PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Considers the processes by which individuals interact with others, influence and are influenced by others, and are shaped by society. Includes topics such as the self, attitudes, prejudice, stereotypes, interpersonal attraction, group dynamics, and persuasion. CR 3. John D Harrington    Class Number: 12407

PSY 202E - UMA Biological Basis of BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course teaches a biological background underlying complex patterns of behavior. Topics focus on body structures and biochemical processes activated during stress, hunger, thirst, sleep, cognition, aggression and violence, parental behavior and many others. The course targets students pursuing occupations in social science, mental health, justice studies as well as those entering biology/psychology fields. Prerequisite: BIO 100 or BIO 210 (Human biology OR anatomy and physiology) and PSY 100. 3 credits CR 3. Natalia A Abramova    Class Number: 2641

PSY 205 - UMPI Lifespan DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Surveys changes in cognitive, personal, and social functioning from before birth through old age. Using a life-span framework, emphasizes the principles, theories, and methods that psychologists use. CR 3. Joanne W Putnam    Class Number: 12408

PSY 205 - UMA Forms of Social InfluenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with COM205.) An assessment of the process whereby humans influence other humans to voluntarily believe or do what they wish them to believe or do: primary emphasis is the interpersonal exchange. Forms include modeling, requesting, bargaining, persuading, demanding, conditioning, group influence, and coercion. Media and written persuasion are also considered. Student performance is a part of this course. Prerequisite: COM101, 102, 104 or 106, or permission CR 3. Elizabeth McCue-Herlihy    Class Number: 2598

PSY 208 - UM Theories of PersonalityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Examines the chief contemporary approaches to the study of personality including critical issues in personality. Also considers assessment techniques and research methods. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Michael A Robbins    Class Number: 10465

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PSY 213 - UMM Psychosocial Rehabilitation PracticesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course will review the services that help support people with psychiatric disabilities, improve their quality of life and fully integrate into the community in a holistic fashion, noting the conceptual practice of psychosocial rehabilitation as a core organizing attitude underlying all behavioral health care. Core philosophies are examined, including historical and current theories and practices, noting the use of contemporary effective practices which are key to current psychosocial rehabilitation. Required for Provisional & Full MHRT Certification. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: 4097

PSY 213 - UMM Psychosocial Rehabilitation PracticesM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course will review the services that help support people with psychiatric disabilities, improve their quality of life and fully integrate into the community in a holistic fashion, noting the conceptual practice of psychosocial rehabilitation as a core organizing attitude underlying all behavioral health care. Core philosophies are examined, including historical and current theories and practices, noting the use of contemporary effective practices which are key to current psychosocial rehabilitation. Required for Provisional & Full MHRT Certification. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 215 - UMM Psychology of GenderONLINE
Dec 26 - Jan 13
This course surveys psychological theory and research on gender while emphasizing cross-cultural and multicultural issues to demonstrate what is truly universal about gender. Major areas covered include: sex roles, theories and methods of studying gender, physiological systems and development, relationships, sexuality, social performance, education and work, physical and mental health and mass media and society. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jordan A Litman    Class Number: 4098

PSY 229 - UMA Models of AddictionF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is crosslisted with HUS 229)This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the process of addiction. Identifying characteristics including physical, psychological/emotional and behavioral mechanisms and symptoms will be examined. The models will be applied to identification and treatment of addiction in general, including special populations. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 229 - UMA Models of AddictionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is crosslisted with HUS 229)This course will offer a comprehensive overview of the process of addiction. Identifying characteristics including physical, psychological/emotional and behavioral mechanisms and symptoms will be examined. The models will be applied to identification and treatment of addiction in general, including special populations. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 2647

Class Notes: Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. This class is a video stream of the ITV class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section. Proctored exams are required for this course.

PSY 230 - UM Social PsychologyW 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to the study of social behavior from a psychological perspective. Representative topics include culture and personality, attitude formation and change, conformity, leadership and prejudice. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Charles L Dufour    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 251 - UM Psychology of MotivationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A survey of theory, research methodology and experimentally obtained facts related to the activation and direction of behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Linda M Yelland    Class Number: 10485

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

PSY 302 - UMA Psychology of ChildhoodONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A study of development from the prenatal period to adolescence. Required of students in elementary education. Prerequisite: PSY100 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 2593

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Provides a life span approach focusing on the physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and spiritual characteristics of individuals. Emphasis will be placed on psychological stages and needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Provides a life span approach focusing on the physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and spiritual characteristics of individuals. Emphasis will be placed on psychological stages and needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Elaine K Dunton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Provides a life span approach focusing on the physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and spiritual characteristics of individuals. Emphasis will be placed on psychological stages and needs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Matthew David Day    Class Number: 2594

PSY 308 - UMFK Life Span Human DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: PSY 100. Co-requisites: None. Recommended prerequisite for nursing courses. Studies human development from prenatal period to old age and death, including the processes of physical, cognitive, social/emotional, familial, and personality development. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Georgette Fehrenbach    Class Number: 12309

PSY 311 - UMM Social PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 7
A study of the social and cultural factors affecting human behavior, including effects on observable behavior, emotions, attitudes and other cognitions. Topics of conformity, persuasion, aggression, prejudice, prosocial behavior, relationships, and group influence are considered. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: PSY 110, SOC 114, and junior standing; or permission of instructor. CR 3. Uriah Anderson    Class Number: 4166

PSY 311 - UMPI Research Methods IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Presents fundamentals of research design, measurement, and data analysis. Applications of research methods within the behavioral sciences, including scientific writing and professional ethics. CR 3. Paul E Johnson    Class Number: 12411

PSY 312 - UMPI Research Methods IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Presents intermediate issues in research design, hypothesis-testing, data analysis, and technical writing in psychology. Promotes understanding of relevant empirical literature, preparation of spreadsheets and graphic display of data, and applications of statistical analyses. Class research projects offer foundation for independent work. CR 3. Allen L Salo    Class Number: 12412

PSY 312 - UMA Psychology of Human AdjustmentM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course applies traditional and contemporary psychological theories to life span development. Integrates personality and learning theories within the social, cultural and cognitive contexts. A blend of humanistic, developmental and interpersonal theories are applied to the individual's adjustment to everyday life. Prerequisite: PSY100 CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 312 - UMM Theories of PersonalityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
A study of the concepts included in psychology's most widely accepted theories of personality such as those proposed by Freud, Horney, Allport, Rogers, and Skinner. Attention is given to related research, personality assessment, and therapies. Prerequisite: PSY 110 plus 3 additional cr of psychology or sociology; third-year status recommended. CR 3. Jordan A Litman    Class Number: 4118

PSY 315 - USM Psychology of Human SexualityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an introduction to the psychological study of human sexuality. It will engage students in real world issues and provide opportunities to develop the expertise and practice the skills required to make informed choices about sexuality for themselves and their families. Prerequisite: PSY 101. Cr. 3. Michael Stevenson    Class Number: 7955

PSY 317 - UMM Environmental PsychologyONLINE
Oct 17 - Nov 30
This course will acquaint the student with the reciprocal nature of the interplay between people and built and natural environments. Students will develop an appreciation for how physical environments influence human behavior. Additionally, students will use psychological principles to better understand environmental problems (i.e. climate change, pollution and energy efficiency) and to promote pro-environmental behaviors. Prerequisite: PSY 110, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Uriah Anderson    Class Number: 4380

PSY 326 - UMM Vocatnl Implications of DisabilityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course will address the vocational implications of the most frequently encountered physical and psychiatric disabilities. Emphasis will be placed on understanding limitations in function and how those limitations affect work as conceptualized within existing models of disability. The notion of vocational rehabilitation and the range of employment service programs will be addressed in a holistic fashion, noting their relationship to the conceptual practice of psychosocial rehabilitation and human services. Current theories and practices of employment services will be examined. Skills for evaluating and assessing the vocational impact of a disability and effective strategies for promoting client understanding and access to community resources will be addressed. This course is required for full MHRT certification. Prerequisite: PSY 211 and PSY 213, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Frank J Lane    Class Number: 4119

PSY 333E - UMA Psychology of Disaster & Climate ChangeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Students will learn about the psychology of disaster and climate change. Students will be able to identify interactions between humans and disaster/climate change, analyze psychological factors in the disaster response cycle, describe differential impacts of disaster and climate change according to demographic diversity, and critically explore options and behaviors associated with the psychology of disaster & climate change. Prerequisite: PSY 100. 3 credits. CR 3. Laura Corlew    Class Number: 2595

PSY 341 - UMPI Drugs And BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Surveys information of recreational and therapeutic drugs and their effect at various levels including that of the nervous system, individual behavior, and broader society consequences. CR 3. Allen L Salo    Class Number: 12413

PSY 351 - UMM Chemical Dependency & Dual Diagnosis CounselingM 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course is an overview of different treatment models for chemical dependency and dual diagnosis treatment. Chemical dependency for the purposes of this course will include diagnoses of substance abuse and dependence for alcohol, street drugs and abused prescription medication. Dual diagnosis in this context refers to having both a mental health diagnosis (i.e. depression, anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder) and a substance abuse or dependence disorder. Students will be reviewing the history and development of dual diagnosis treatment and learning about screening, assessment and basic treatment models, as well as understanding the current array of services for chemical dependency. Students will also learn how to identify state board requirements for becoming a Certified Drug & Alcohol Counselor (CADC) and Licensed Drug & Alcohol Counselor (LADC), as well as the requirements to qualify and register for the professional exams. This course is required for full MHRT certification. Prerequisite: PSY 211 and PSY 302, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Meghan W Duff    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 364 - UMA Psychology of Men and BoysONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to deepen their understanding of not only the psychology of boys and men but also cultural constructions of male gender, manhood and masculinity. The course will employ both experiential and more academic methods of investigation. Students will be required to complete an applied project supporting either their degree program or personal development objectives. Prerequisite: Psy 100 CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 2596

PSY 365 - USM Physiological PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Basic neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and endocrinology, and the relationships between nervous system functioning and behavior. Physiological analysis of sensory function, motivation, and learning. Prerequisites: Successful completion of PSY 101,102, and BIO 111 with grades of C- or better. Cr 3. CR 3. Benjamin Wormwood    Class Number: 6185

PSY 375 - USM Psychology in the Public InterestONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The major objective of public interest advocacy is to solve fundamental problems of human justice concerning the equitable and fair treatment of all segments of society. This course is designed for motivated students who are eager to apply their knowledge of psychological science to confront some of society's most difficult social problems. This course will help students develop the skills and expertise necessary to advocate successfully on public interest issues. Students will be expected to produce a variety of writing samples and written documents and an advocacy video that illuminate their developing understanding of the issue they choose as well as the related experiences and skills necessary to facilitate change. Prerequisites: 1) Successful completion of PSY 101 and 102. 2). Advanced standing. Recommended: Successful completion of the Ethical Inquiry, Social Responsibility, and Citizenship general education requirement. Cr. 3. Michael Stevenson    Class Number: 7956

PSY 375 - UMPI Sex And GenderONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Investigation of gender in North American society. Feminist, social constructionist, sociobiological, and social psychological perspectives will be explored. Focus is on the creation of gender identities, inequalities, cultural expectations, and cultural representations of gender. Other topics include childhood socialization, sexualities, gender activities, and social power. CR 3. Melissa J Ivey    Class Number: 12416

PSY 382 - UMPI Substance Abuse CounselingT 5:00 PM-7:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course explores the definition, causes, theories, and treatment approaches to the process of addiction, with emphasis upon dual diagnosis clients. Working with mentally ill and substance misusing clients in various settings is explored. Emphasis is on application of recent research to the philosophy and methods of treatment. CR 3. Carol Westerdahl    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 400 - UMA Abnormal PsychologyW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course covers the history, scope and classification of mental illness and the effectiveness of treatment methods. Topics include schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, behavioral disorders, social deviance and anxiety-related disorders. The biological and environmental determinants of abnormal behaviors are addressed. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Jennifer Mascaro    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 400 - UMA Abnormal PsychologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course covers the history, scope and classification of mental illness and the effectiveness of treatment methods. Topics include schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, behavioral disorders, social deviance and anxiety-related disorders. The biological and environmental determinants of abnormal behaviors are addressed. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Charles S Grunder    Class Number: 2597

PSY 410 - UMA Forensic PsychologyM 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Forensic Psychology is the study and practice of psychology as it applies to issues relating to the law and legal system, such as: determination of competency and insanity, witness and expert testimony, the social psychology of the courtroom, and credibility of witnesses. Prerequisites: PSY 100 and JUS 103 or permission. 3 credits. CR 3. Teresa M Mayo    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

PSY 412 - UMFK Adulthood and AgingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: PSY 100. Theoretically and empirically investigates development and change through young adulthood, midlife, and later life. Includes family relationships, personality development, biological growth and decline, intellectual and career development, role change, motivation, learning and memory, mental disorders, and gerontological issues. This course is applicable to State of Maine MHRT certification under "Mental Health and Aging". 3 credit hours. Offered every Fall online. CR 3. Robert Hansen    Class Number: 12918

PSY 470 - UM History and Systems of PsychologyM 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Surveys the development of psychology as an experimental science. Beginning with Greek views of human nature through Christian theology, the Renaissance and British Associationism. Considers Scottish and German Faculty Psychology and the 19th century developments in physiology that led directly to the birth of experimental psychology. Brief consideration of Gestalt Psychology and Behaviorism, vitalism in the life sciences and the mind-body problem in psychology. Prerequisite: Junior standing and PSY 100 and PSY 241 and PSY 245 CR 3. Charles L Dufour    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 489 - UMA Topics in Psychology: The Psych of Evil & HumorT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in psychology that are not among the regularly scheduled psychology offerings, but in which there are apparent student needs for periodic offering. For baccalaureate degree students. CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: This course is offered for students having a serious interest in understanding both malevolent behavior and humor as coping skills. Students will study these with an emphasis primarily on individual and secondarily on collective behavior. Theoretical and empirical studies will be included. Student course projects will be emphasized to demonstrate the relevance of the subject matter to the students learning needs.

REC 219 - USM Lifetime Physical Fitness and WellnessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The primary emphasis of this course is to teach students how to take control of their personal health and lifestyle habits. Major areas will include nutrition/weight management, fitness training techniques, flexibility, coronary risk factor management, muscular strength/endurance, stress management, and other wellness-related topics. Class content will include readings, discussions, self-assessment activities, and development of personalized nutrition and physical activity plans. CR 3. Alicia C Trott    Class Number: 7095

REC 219 - USM Lifetime Physical Fitness and WellnessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The primary emphasis of this course is to teach students how to take control of their personal health and lifestyle habits. Major areas will include nutrition/weight management, fitness training techniques, flexibility, coronary risk factor management, muscular strength/endurance, stress management, and other wellness-related topics. Class content will include readings, discussions, self-assessment activities, and development of personalized nutrition and physical activity plans. CR 3. Alicia C Trott    Class Number: 7096

RHF 118 - USM YogaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
RHF courses are designed to provide education and skill development in a particular recreation or health/fitness activity. Because skill and/or fitness development are objectives in all RHF courses, students must attend and participate in class activities in order to pass. The Department reserves the right to request written medical clearance for participation in courses that require high intensity exercise. An * after a course number indicates that students will be required to pay a vendor charge for access to activity environments and/or equipment. The course instructor will explain any charge. The following are the RHF activity areas: RHF 101 Tennis; RHF 106 Ballroom Dance; RHF 107 Aerobics; RHF 108 Step Aerobics; RHF 109 Beginning Weight Training; RHF 114* Rock Climbing; RHF 117 Low Impact Aerobics; RHF 118 Yoga; RHF 121 Self-Defense; RHF 122 Aerobic Kickboxing; RHF 123* Introduction to Sea Kayaking; RHF 124 T'ai Chi Qigong; RHF 125* Introduction to Cross-Country Skiing; RHF 126 Stability and Physio-Ball Exercise; and RHF 127 Pilates. CR 1.5. Amanda D Curtis Kezal    Class Number: 7009

RHF 118 - USM YogaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
RHF courses are designed to provide education and skill development in a particular recreation or health/fitness activity. Because skill and/or fitness development are objectives in all RHF courses, students must attend and participate in class activities in order to pass. The Department reserves the right to request written medical clearance for participation in courses that require high intensity exercise. An * after a course number indicates that students will be required to pay a vendor charge for access to activity environments and/or equipment. The course instructor will explain any charge. The following are the RHF activity areas: RHF 101 Tennis; RHF 106 Ballroom Dance; RHF 107 Aerobics; RHF 108 Step Aerobics; RHF 109 Beginning Weight Training; RHF 114* Rock Climbing; RHF 117 Low Impact Aerobics; RHF 118 Yoga; RHF 121 Self-Defense; RHF 122 Aerobic Kickboxing; RHF 123* Introduction to Sea Kayaking; RHF 124 T'ai Chi Qigong; RHF 125* Introduction to Cross-Country Skiing; RHF 126 Stability and Physio-Ball Exercise; and RHF 127 Pilates. CR 1.5. Amanda D Curtis Kezal    Class Number: 7010

RUS 101 - UMPI Elementary Russian IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Interactive introduction to the Russian language. Stresses a multifaceted approach to communication in the Russian language. Language instruction focuses on Russian history and culture. CR 3. Natalija Alexandria Brewer    Class Number: 12420

SAR 540 - UM Introduction to Students at RiskONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides students with an in-depth understanding of the factors, conditions, and circumstances that are commonly viewed as contributing to students and their families being placed ¿at risk.¿ Results of past and contemporary research findings, demographics, and various reports involving the current and projected status of children and families at risk will be explored. Major emphasis will be upon how schools in contemporary society can effectively meet the multiple and complex instructional, personal, and social needs of students at risk. Effective student dropout policies and practices will be explained. CR 3.    Class Number: 10852

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SBS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course gives students an understanding of how people behave in groups and the skills needed by group members to participate effectively in group activities. It provides a theoretical foundation for how groups function, with focus on group process and development; and it discusses how these theories can be applied to a wide range of group settings. This course uses experiential techniques to help students develop critical skills and understanding of group dynamics. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 12729

SBS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course gives students an understanding of how people behave in groups and the skills needed by group members to participate effectively in group activities. It provides a theoretical foundation for how groups function, with focus on group process and development; and it discusses how these theories can be applied to a wide range of group settings. This course uses experiential techniques to help students develop critical skills and understanding of group dynamics. Cr 3. CR 3.    Class Number: 6709

SBS 305 - USM Child DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the development and behavior of children from conception through middle childhood, and introduces topics in adolescence. Theoretical frameworks and research upon which current knowledge in child development is based will be considered, as well as applications to contemporary topics in child welfare and education. SBS/HRD 200 recommended. CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 12622

SBS 323 - USM Portfolio DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 7905

SBS 329 - USM Research MethodsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides an introduction to quantitative and qualitative research methods which can be used in organizational planning and decision making and in the Social and Behavioral Sciences. The course will cover topic areas related to the application of appropriate methods of inquiry and includes completion of an applied project. Prerequisite: LCC 150. Cr 3. CR 3. Josephine LaPlante    Class Number: 6906

SBS 335 - USM Legal Issues in Health and Human ServicesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course examines the legal framework underlying the delivery of health and human services with an emphasis on current socio-legal problems including the rights of clients and the responsibilities of workers. CR 3. June Zellers    Class Number: 6812

SBS 343 - USM Substance AbuseONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course considers patterns of use of drugs, the bases of their effects and associated harms, and the history of and current options for prevention and intervention efforts. Consideration will be given to the role of society and public policy in influencing our thinking and behavior concerning substance use and abuse. CR 3. Deborah R Como-Kepler    Class Number: 6832

SBS 375 - USM Infant Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course focuses on post-fetal dependence and development (the fourth trimester), brain development, early communication, infant cuing, the calming reflex, and how an infant learns to view and respond to the world. The concepts of infant mental health as relational, reflective, and interdisciplinary will be presented as well as skills and strategies for supporting positive infant mental health. SBS 200 recommended. CR 3. Mary Anne Peabody    Class Number: 7138

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The on-campus meeting dates are as follows: 9/1, 9/15, 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 12/1, and 12/8.

SBS 391 - USM Math in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 7904

SBS 399 - USM Special Topics in SBS: Educational PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 6712

SBS 430 - USM Applied Social PolicyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A review of contemporary social policy alternatives and an examination of social policy making processes at both the macro- and micro-levels. Students complete an applied social policy project which might take the form of a policy paper, a grant proposal or written legislative testimony for a community agency. Prerequisites: either LCC 200 or LCC 370 as well as junior standing or permission of the instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Patrick Thomas Norton    Class Number: 6891

SCI 150 - UMA Human Ecology and the FutureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Human ecology is the study of the interrelation of humans with the earth's ecosystems. A framework of ideas to describe ecosystem structure and function will be established using basic principles of biology, chemistry, and physics. This framework will inform our individual and public choices related to air, water, land, and energy use. Prerequisite: ENG 101. 3 CR CR 3. Sandra S Haggard    Class Number: 12823

SCI 450 - USM Science in the ClassroomONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This integrated lecture and laboratory course is designed for secondary teachers, summer camp counselors, parents, and others who wish to interest children in science. The course discusses the history of science teaching, science reform movements, and the development of science lesson plans. It provides knowledge of basic science and gives examples of inexpensive experiments which children can perform. Emphasis is placed on integrating science with the arts, math, humanities, and with social sciences. Maine State Department of Education, Division of Certification and Placement, accepts this course as an elementary science methods course. Cr 3. CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 12912

SCI 455 - USM Internship in Secondary Science EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
CR 3. Paul G Caron    Class Number: 12913

SED 100 - UMM Animal Behavior & Selection of Service DogsM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This is an introduction to techniques for animal training with a focus on owner-trained service dogs. A service dog is one specially trained to perform a task or work that aids a person with a physical or emotional disability, thus allowing them more freedom to live more independently. The course will cover basic psychological principles of operant conditioning used with animal training. There will also be hands-on opportunities for basic dog training that require the application of operant learning techniques. The optional lab will have two main components. The first component will be training qualified dogs to prepare them to be certified as therapy dogs. The second component will be helping train a service dog for a specific task to assist its disabled owner. CR 2. Katherine C Hecht    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SED 100 - UMM Animal Behavior & Selection of Service DogsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This is an introduction to techniques for animal training with a focus on owner-trained service dogs. A service dog is one specially trained to perform a task or work that aids a person with a physical or emotional disability, thus allowing them more freedom to live more independently. The course will cover basic psychological principles of operant conditioning used with animal training. There will also be hands-on opportunities for basic dog training that require the application of operant learning techniques. The optional lab will have two main components. The first component will be training qualified dogs to prepare them to be certified as therapy dogs. The second component will be helping train a service dog for a specific task to assist its disabled owner. CR 2. Katherine C Hecht    Class Number: 12909

SED 201 - UMM Dimensions of Exceptionality in the ClassroomONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
The purpose of this course is to provide an understanding of the characteristics and needs of K-12 students with exceptionalities. Students in this survey course will learn about a range of topics including the history of special education; the provisions of IDEA; relevant legal issues in special education; program planning and placement with an emphasis on inclusive practices; transitioning students to adulthood; classroom accommodations and modifications; and instruction of students with exceptionalities. Students will learn the characteristics of various disabilities, and how they affect individuals and their families. Factors that put students at risk, cultural and linguistic diversity, and giftedness are also explored. Prerequisite: ENG 101, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 3829

SED 201 - UMM Dimensions of Exceptionality in the ClassroomW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
The purpose of this course is to provide an understanding of the characteristics and needs of K-12 students with exceptionalities. Students in this survey course will learn about a range of topics including the history of special education; the provisions of IDEA; relevant legal issues in special education; program planning and placement with an emphasis on inclusive practices; transitioning students to adulthood; classroom accommodations and modifications; and instruction of students with exceptionalities. Students will learn the characteristics of various disabilities, and how they affect individuals and their families. Factors that put students at risk, cultural and linguistic diversity, and giftedness are also explored. Prerequisite: ENG 101, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SED 320 - UMM Special Education LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Students will study the American legal system and procedural due process in order to develop a framework for addressing legal issues relating to students with disabilities. The six principles of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act will be covered, as well as providing for a free appropriate public education; identifying and assessing students; educating in the least restrictive environment; providing related services; addressing discipline issues; and finding solutions to challenging situations facing students with disabilities. The role of the federal, state and local government in special education issues will also be covered, with special emphasis on case and regulatory law, including Maine regulations. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Nickey A Dubey    Class Number: 3830

SED 325 - UMM Assessment in Special EducationTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Students in this course will examine the principles and procedures of non-discriminatory evaluation under IDEA as it relates to K-12 students with mild to moderate disabilities. Emphasis will be placed on basic terminology; legal and ethical principles related to the assessment of students with special needs; technical adequacy of assessment instruments; identification of assessment instruments; administration of individualized norm-referenced assessments; and effective communication of evaluation results. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SED 325 - UMM Assessment in Special EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Students in this course will examine the principles and procedures of non-discriminatory evaluation under IDEA as it relates to K-12 students with mild to moderate disabilities. Emphasis will be placed on basic terminology; legal and ethical principles related to the assessment of students with special needs; technical adequacy of assessment instruments; identification of assessment instruments; administration of individualized norm-referenced assessments; and effective communication of evaluation results. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 3832

SED 329 - UMM Internship in Special EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
Students enrolled in this course will attend and engage at a field placement setting. The number of hours required in the field will be determined by the number of credits for which the student enrolls. During the field placement, the student will engage in classroom instruction and management. Students will develop a unit plan, teach lessons and engage in formative and summative assessment. Students will explore evidence-based practices in order to develop lesson plans that are directly aligned with IEP goals and district/state curriculum/standards, and to identify/design individualized accommodations, modifications or strategies that are essential for the student with special needs to benefit from their educational program. The student will develop mock written communications with professionals and parents/caregivers. Prerequisite: SED 330 and SED 370, or permission of instructor. CR 1. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 3833

SED 330 - UMM Math in Special EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course is designed to help prospective special education teachers understand the Maine Learning Results, national mathematics standards, instructional strategies and assessment techniques, and to develop organizational structures related to teaching mathematics to diverse learners in elementary schools. Topics include problem solving, finding numerical patterns, fractions and percents, measurement, characteristics of geometric shapes, developing positive attitudes towards mathematics, and the use of manipulative and computer software. Methods of adapting lessons for diverse learning needs and increasing the mathematics skills of children with special needs in inclusive classrooms are the central issues to be addressed. Prerequisite: SED 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Christi McCurry    Class Number: 3834

SED 355 - UMM Transitional Issues for Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Dec 26 - Jan 13
This course provides instruction in techniques and resources used to assist individuals with special needs experience success in school settings and transition into a wide range of environments. Emphasis is placed on transition into academic, independent living and vocational settings through the design of instructional programs that address individual needs and maximize quality of life. Accessibility, life skills, community-based instruction, and assistive technology are explored at length. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 4883

SED 362 - UMM Typical & Atypical Expressive & Receptive LanguageONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
The purpose of this course is to inform students about the stages of expressive and receptive language. It will explore syntax, morphology, semantics, phonology, and pragmatics, as well as atypical development, individual differences, and how and why they occur. Studies will apply theories of child development, speech and hearing science and language development and disorders in order to devise language interventions for students with communication disorders. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Christi McCurry    Class Number: 3835

SED 420 - UMFK Special Education LawONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: EDU 303 and/or SED 310. This course will review the special education legislation that has shaped the field of special education we see today. We will review the new IDEIA and discuss the changes that will impact special education programming and parental rights. The format of the course will involve readings, discussions, and reflective writing activities. 3 hours. Offered Summer. CR 3. Roland K Caron    Class Number: 12565

SED 500 - UM Adapting Instruction for Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides an overview of the philosophies, legislation and litigation, and methods that serve as the foundation of special education services. CR 3. Diane W Jackson    Class Number: 10894

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 503 - UMF Transition for Youth with Disabilities: From High School to Adult LifeONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course prepares future special education teachers at the middle and secondary level to meet the transition requirements of IDEA by exploring issues and strategies for preparing adolescents and young adults with disabilities for the transition from school to adult life. We will explore these issues and strategies within the context of ecological models of human development. Students will: understand federal and state mandates for transition planning and historical perspectives of transition, explore and describe the five areas of transition, implement effective strategies for dealing with diversity and gender equity issues, implement key transition assessments and curricula, develop student-centered transition plans and demonstrate awareness of how community agencies can collaborate to improve outcomes for youth with disabilities. CR 3. Lance Neeper    Class Number: 13012

SED 505 - UMF Achieving High Standards with Universal Design and Assistive TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course introduces students to the concept of universal design (UD) and technologies that provide educators with powerful ways to create flexible methods and materials to reach diverse learners. We¿ll begin by exploring UD for professional productivity and then look at the use of UD for teaching and learning. Course participants also will investigate the use of assistive technology (AT) devices and services for children with disabilities. A range of technology will be examined from "low tech" devices that are inexpensive or easily modified to ¿high tech¿ devices that are expensive and may be available on loan from specialized companies. Evaluation approaches and determination of appropriate uses of assistive technology will be discussed. Methods and strategies for infusing assistive technology within infant/toddler playgroups, preschool, elementary, and secondary programs will be stressed. (Course participants will select the age group on which they wish to focus.) Each person is expected to bring previous professional knowledge and experiences regarding standards, practices, and instructional strategies. CR 3. Brian Joseph Cavanaugh    Class Number: 13006

SED 508 - UMF Classroom and Behavior Management of Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Sep 1 - Dec 16
Students will explore basic principles of classroom and behavior management from prevention of problems through the development of a variety of positive responses to chronic misbehavior in special education and regular classroom settings. Students will develop and conduct a number of classroom application projects designed to improve the behavior of individuals and groups of students. Students will also review current research on effective classroom and behavior management. CR 3. Raymond M Glass    Class Number: 13007

SED 511 - UM Planning Inclusive Early Childhood Programs and EnvironmentsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Design and evaluation of environments, curriculum development, activity planning, individualized instruction, and adaptations to meet the needs of infants and young children with special needs within inclusive early care and education settings. Also focuses on supporting social and emotional development and play. Prerequisite: SED 505 CR 3. Corri Elizabeth O'Brion Saunders    Class Number: 10543

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 513 - UM Practicum in Early InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focuses on planning, implementing and evaluating developmentally appropriate curricula and interventions for inclusive early care and education programs. Emphasis on the design and adaptation of environments, materials and activities to promote full participation by infants and young children with developmental delays and disabilities. Prerequisite: SED 521 and SED 523 CR 3. Deborah Rooks    Class Number: 12886

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 517 - UM Serving Infants and Toddlers in Natural EnvironmentsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Methods for providing early intervention services to infants and toddlers with disabilities or who are at-risk for developmental problems and their families. The importance of service provision in a variety of natural environments for infants and toddlers, as well as family-centered, culturally-sensitive practices and team collaboration are emphasized. Students will observe and participate in home-based settings and inclusive community early care and education settings. Prerequisite: SED 505 CR 3. Susane E Prentiss Boulette    Class Number: 9923

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 521 - UM Center-based Practicum and Seminar in Early InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Focuses on the application of methods for providing early intervention services to infants and toddlers with disabilities or who are at-risk for developmental problems and their families in center-based settings, including inclusive community early care and education settings. An important emphasis of the field experience is the design and adaptation of curricular goals and objectives, instructional strategies, environments, materials, and activities to promote active learning and full participation by infants and young children with development delays and disabilities in inclusive early care and education settings. SED 505 and SED 511 CR 3. Corri Elizabeth O'Brion Saunders    Class Number: 10981

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 523 - UM Home-based Practicum and Seminar in Early InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This course focuses on the application of methods for providing early intervention services to infants and toddlers with disabilities or who are at-risk for developmental problems and their families in home-based settings. An important emphasis of the field experience is the design and adaptation of curricular goals and objects, instructional strategies, environments, materials, and activities to promote active learning and full participation by infants and young children with developmental delays and disabilities in home-based settings. SED 505 and SED 517 CR 3. Susane E Prentiss Boulette    Class Number: 10978

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 527 - UMF Applying Behavior Analysis: Methods of Instruction and Behavioral SupportONLINE
Sep 17 - Dec 3
The purpose of this course, building on the concepts taught in SED 525 Basic Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis and SED 526 Behavior Analysis and the Scientific Assessment of Learning, is to familiarize students with methods of: a) specialized instruction for students with special needs, and b) management of behavior that interferes with learning. The course represents the progression from conducting behavioral research to implementing practices derived from research. CR 3. Laura Jean Betters    Class Number: 13008

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 4 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 17, October 22, November 5, and December 3 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

SED 528 - UM Educational Methods for Students with AutismONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides an overview of diagnostic, clinical, and educational approaches for students with autism. Topics include definitions and characteristics under the autism spectrum, historical perspectives on etiology and treatment, curriculum and instructional strategies, and bio-medical interventions. Specific research-based intervention procedures in language development, social behavior, sensory implications, pivotal responses, and the development of academic and functional skills are examined. Emphasis placed upon educational and behavioral methods used in school and family settings. CR 3. Jamie Lynn Treworgy    Class Number: 10738

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 531 - UMF Curriculum for the GiftedONLINE
Sep 24 - Dec 3
Emphasizes the development of curricular and instructional opportunities to address characteristics and needs of the gifted child. Topics include: complexity and abstractness; differentiation from mainstream curriculum; modification of content, process, product, and learning environments; creative and critical thinking skills; the study of major ideas, issues, problems and themes across content areas; development of understanding of self and others; promotion of self-directed learning; career education; scope and sequence; integration with district standards. CR 3. Susan Anne Boyce-Cormier    Class Number: 13009

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, September 24, October 22 and December 3 from 9:00 AM -2:00 PM.

SED 532 - UM Behavior Management and InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Approaches to behavior management and behavior change in educational settings. Examines principles of cognitive behavior modification, social skills training and crisis intervention. Prerequisite: SED 402 or equivalent CR 3. Courtney Jill Pacholski    Class Number: 9139

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 540 - USM Learners Who Are Exceptional in General EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The primary goal of this survey course is to construct an understanding and knowledge of the range of exceptionalities, including students with disabilities and those identified as gifted and talented. The course is based on the premise that students in special education and who are gifted and talented should be educated and socially interact to the greatest extent possible with their peers engaging in the general education curriculum and program. Topics include characteristics of areas of exceptionality; planning and strategies for differentiating instruction and universal design; classroom management; assistive technology; state and federal laws regarding students who are exceptional; working with parents; Response to Intervention (RtI); and inclusion philosophy and practices, including collaboration between general education and special education teachers. Cr 3. CR 3. Walter H Kimball    Class Number: 6905

Class Notes: This course meets online synchronously on Mondays from 4:00 to 5:00pm on Adobe Connect.

SED 543 - UM Program Planning and Curriculum AccessONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Topics include an overview of the special education process through the development of the IEP; how to write an educationally useful IEP; planning for general education curriculum access. Prerequisite: SED402 CR 3. Diane W Jackson    Class Number: 10731

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 556 - UM Assessment of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Severe DisabilitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides training in assessing individual learning needs of students with autism spectrum disorders and severe disabilities, emphasizing curriculum-based assessment, diagnostic criteria, ecological inventories, adaptive behavior scales, person-centered planning, and quality of life indicators. Prerequisites: SED 302 or SED 402 or SED 500 or permission CR 3. Debrajean Jensis Scheibel    Class Number: 12975

Class Notes: Online through Adobe

SED 581 - UM Response to Intervention for Behavior: School-Wide PreventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Critical components of universal positive behavioral interventions and supports. Focus on a continuum of research-based behavioral practices integrated into a system for all students, and using data to evaluate student outcomes and program fidelity. CR 3. Courtney Jill Pacholski    Class Number: 10999

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SED 581 - UM Response to Intervention for Behavior: School-Wide PreventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Critical components of universal positive behavioral interventions and supports. Focus on a continuum of research-based behavioral practices integrated into a system for all students, and using data to evaluate student outcomes and program fidelity. CR 3. Courtney Jill Pacholski    Class Number: 11000

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 610 - UM Internship in Special Education Teaching: Elementary K-8ONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised student teaching experience in special education. May be repeated for a total of 6 credits. Prerequisite: Master of Education stduent in Special Education and permission CR 1. A James Artesani    Class Number: 12185

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 620 - UM Practicum in Special EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised practice to develop and apply advanced professional skills for certified special education or related services professionals. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Master of Education or Certificate of Advanced Study student in Special Education, Maine Teacher Certification in Special Education or related services and permission CR 3. A James Artesani    Class Number: 12187

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 653 - USM Assessment of Academic AchievementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to prepare special educators, school psychologists, and other professionals who work in schools to select, administer, score, and interpret measures of academic achievement. Numerous measures of academic achievement, including published norm-referenced tests, criterion-referenced tests, curriculum-based assessment and measurement, and performance-based assessments will be studied. Students will develop an understanding of how to use measures of academic achievement as part of a comprehensive problem-solving process that fits with responsive interventions in schools. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated USM school psychology, special education, ETEP, and TEAMS students or with permission of an instructor. School psychology students must complete EDU 600 and HCE 605 prior to taking SED 653/SPY 672. CR 3.    Class Number: 6303

Class Notes: This class will meet online synchronously on Tuesdays from 4:10-6:40pm.

SED 655 - UM Graduate Project in Early InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Students identify a significant problem or issue in the field of early intervention and use a collaborative approach of inquiry to address the issue. The project requires the student to demonstrate competencies in action research, reflective practice, collaboration, leadership, and systems change at the micro or macro level. CR 3. A James Artesani    Class Number: 12186

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SED 659 - USM Education of the Gifted/TalentedONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is for individuals responsible for initiating, mainstreaming, and/or extending services for gifted/talented students. Topics for study include: a) identification procedures, b) curriculum development and implementation, c) administration and classroom management, d) staff development and community involvement, and e) evaluation of student growth and program effectiveness. CR 3. Patti B Drapeau    Class Number: 7444

Class Notes: There will be one compressed video class TBD.

SED 688 - USM Internship in Teaching Students with Mild to Moderate DisabilitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Interns complete a 15 week semester-long or part-time equivalent mentored internship in special education services for students with mild or moderate disabilities in accordance with the Maine Teacher Certification Standards. A successful review of all the teaching standards is required for a passing grade for internship. Pre-requisites: Open to matriculated candidates in the Teaching Students with Mild to Severe Disabilities program or by permission of the Department of Educational Psychology and Exceptionality. Cr. 3 CR 3. Patricia D Red    Class Number: 6910

Class Notes: Aug 23 & 24 seminar orientation Portland campus, 9:00-3:00; Synchronous sessions Mondays 5:00-7:00 pm: dates TBD

SFR 108 - UM Introduction to Arboriculture and Community ForestryONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introductory course in arboriculture (study of trees on an individual basis) and community forestry (management of trees in a community/urban setting). The student studies the management of the urban/community forests, the people interaction/dynamics when dealing with community trees, and the development and purpose of a community forestry management plan. The course includes identifying valuable features, growth habits, and cultural requirements of urban trees and shrubs. CR 3. Lisa Deborah Carr    Class Number: 11149

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SIE 505 - UM Formal Foundations for Information ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Increases student's understanding of the approach to information systems and science by formalisms. Draws on mathematics to increase familiarity with formal syntax and language, develops understanding and technical ability in handling structures relevant to information systems and science. Includes a review of fundamental material on set theory, functions and relations, graph theory, and logic; examines a variety of algebraic structures; discusses formal languages and the bases of computation. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or permission of instructor CR 3. Torsten Hahmann    Class Number: 11676

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SIE 507 - UM Information Systems ProgrammingONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Programming for those envisioning careers focused on developing and managing information systems and databases as opposed to software design. Data structures, algorithms, and their analysis. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or permission of instructor CR 3. Reinhard Moratz    Class Number: 11677

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SIE 509 - UM Principles of Geographic Information SystemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Covers foundation principles of geographic information systems, including traditional representations of spatial data and techniques for analyzing spatial data in digital form. Combines an overview of general principles associated with implementation of geographic information systems and practical experience in the analysis of geographic information. Not open to those who have taken ISE 201. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing or permission of instructor CR 3. Constance C Holden    Class Number: 11675

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

SIE 512 - UM Spatial AnalysisONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduces students to techniques for spatial analysis. Covers methods and problems in spatial data sampling, issues in preliminary or exploratory analysis, problems in providing numerical summaries and characterizing spatial properties of map data and analysis techniques for univariate and multivariate data. Students will be responsible for completing several hands-on exercises. Prerequisites: Introductory statistics course and graduate standing or instructor permission CR 3. Mary Kate Beard-Tisdale    Class Number: 11672

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SIE 550 - UM Design of Information SystemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Cognitive and theoretical foundation for representation of knowledge in information systems and fundamental concepts necessary to design and implement information systems. Logic programming as a tool for fast design and prototyping of data models. Formal languages and formal models, conceptual modeling techniques, methods for data abstraction, object-oriented modeling and database schema design. Relational data model and database query languages, including SQL. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing or permission of instructor CR 3. Max J Egenhofer    Class Number: 11674

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SMS 513 - UM Broaden The Impacts Of Your ResearchONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Online community of practice will hone professional skills. Deconstruction of scientific concepts for broad audiences. Communication of research using various media. Designing projects with effective broader impacts components. At least one year of graduate study in science or engineering is required. CR 2. Annette V deCharon    Class Number: 11137

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SOC 100 - USM Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
The fundamental concepts, principles, and methods of sociology; analyzes the influence of social and cultural factors upon human behavior; evaluates effect of group processes, social classes, stratification, and basic institutions on contemporary society. Offered each semester. CR 3.    Class Number: 6202

SOC 100 - UMPI Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Provides multicultural and global examinations of the relationship of the self to society. Introduces students to the systematic study of human society through sociological perspective and method. Emphasizes analysis of problems of social order and change. Includes socialization, social class and inequality, race and ethnicity, gender, social movements, social institutions, community, globilization, and deviance. General Education Core option. CR 3. David T Ferrell    Class Number: 11975

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 18
A general study of people in society, with emphasis upon nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction, and social units, and the influence on the individual. An overview of sociological concepts and perspectives is also presented. CR 3. Jon Arlin Schlenker    Class Number: 2605

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyTH 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A general study of people in society, with emphasis upon nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction, and social units, and the influence on the individual. An overview of sociological concepts and perspectives is also presented. CR 3. Richard Lumb    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A general study of people in society, with emphasis upon nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction, and social units, and the influence on the individual. An overview of sociological concepts and perspectives is also presented. CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: 5418

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. This class is a video stream of the ITV class.

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A general study of people in society, with emphasis upon nature of culture, social institutions, social interaction, and social units, and the influence on the individual. An overview of sociological concepts and perspectives is also presented. CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SOC 110 - UMFK Introduction to Human Services & Community Mental HealthONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Examines the institutional complex that is composed of social policy, social services and welfare, and social work. This course is applicable to State of Maine MHRTC certification. 3 credit hours. Offered Falls. CR 3. Shawn Edward Graham    Class Number: 12341

SOC 201 - UMA Social ProblemsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An analysis of representative contemporary problems facing American society, emphasizing the causes which arise from cultural patterns and social change, and a discussion of possible solutions. Prerequisite: SOC 101 CR 3. Jon Arlin Schlenker    Class Number: 2608

SOC 240 - UM Topics in Sociology: Men and Masculinities in SocietyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A second-level study of topics such as "Sociology of Youth." "Sociology of Countercultures," "Sociology of Sport," and "Urban Sociology." May be repeated for credit if the topics differ. Prerequisite: SOC 101 or permission CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 12710

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SOC 240 - UM Topics in Sociology: Acadian Exile, Migratns & CommONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A second-level study of topics such as "Sociology of Youth." "Sociology of Countercultures," "Sociology of Sport," and "Urban Sociology." May be repeated for credit if the topics differ. Prerequisite: SOC 101 or permission CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 9477

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SOC 311 - UMFK Society Gender & CultureONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: SOC 100. Examines the social components of gender assignment and identity in contemporary and historical societies. The course will consider the nature of masculine and feminine; gender neutrality; gender choice, change, and ambiguity; gender stratification; power, economics, and the politics of gender. 3 credit hours. Offered every third Spring (2018). CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 12343

SOC 315 - UMA Sociology of DevianceT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
A consideration of the origins and causes of socially disapproved behavior, a concentration of the process involved in becoming deviant as well as society's attempt at interpreting and coping with deviance. Object of course is to have the student acquire sufficient knowledge of deviant behavior for future analysis and possible application. Prerequisite: SOC101 CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SOC 316 - UMA CriminologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross listed with JUS 316.) Designed to enhance student awareness and comprehension of social and cultural factors in the causation of crime and juvenile delinquency. A review and analysis of recent theories and research findings, a theoretical venture in applied sociology. Prerequisite: SOC 101 and SOC 201 CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 2308

SOC 340 - UMA Sociology of MinoritiesONLINE
Oct 26 - Dec 15
Examines the practical aspects of minority group relationships as well as problems relating with the dominant society. Includes the study of the social situations of selected minorities against the background of American history and American values. Prerequisite: SOC 101 CR 3. Jon Arlin Schlenker    Class Number: 2609

SOC 360 - UMA Sociology of the FamilyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course represents an examination of the family cycle and the sociology of the family, especially as it pertains to the American situation. Emphasis is placed upon cross-cultural, historical, and theoretical analysis of the family as a social institution. Prerequisite: SOC101 CR 3. Patrick P Cheek    Class Number: 2611

SOC 375 - UMA Social NetworksONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introduction to the essentials of social network theory and the methods of social network analysis, the study of patterns in communication and affiliation. Online, in groups, and friends, you are who you know. Prerequisite: SOC 101 or COM 205 or PSY 205. 3 Credits (this course is cross listed with COM 375) CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 2648

SPA 101 - UMPI Elementary Spanish IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Basic skills in Spanish with emphasis is on speaking and listening comprehension. Spanish and Latin American Culture form the background. CR 3. Carmen Doheny    Class Number: 12423

SPA 101 - UMA Elementary Spanish IW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An introductory course with emphasis on development of listening comprehension, speaking, reading and writing skills. For students who have had no Spanish or 1 year of high school Spanish. CR 4. Yarissa Ortiz-Vidal    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements

SPA 101 - UMFK Elementary Spanish IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: SPA 100 or 1 year of high school Spanish. This course is a continuation of SPA 100 and emphasizes basic speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills while fostering cultural awareness. The course uses a combination of communication-based and traditional grammar-based pedagogies. The course uses multimedia such as online videos and news articles in a portion of every class to keep abreast of current events in the Spanish-speaking world. 3 credit hours. Offered every Fall. CR 3. Paul Franklin Buck    Class Number: 12345

SPA 102 - UMPI Elementary Spanish IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Continuation of Spanish 101 with emphasis on past and future tenses and more advanced conversational skills. CR 3. Debra A Guiod    Class Number: 12425

SPA 203 - UM Intermediate Spanish IM/W/F 1:00 PM-1:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An integrated approach. Reading texts as well as other materials will be employed to strengthen reading, writing and especially speaking and comprehension skills. Includes a systematic but gradual review of the essentials of Spanish grammar. Prerequisite: SPA 102 or equivalent CR 3. Maria D Sandweiss    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPA 490 - UM Topics and Individual Authors in Spanish: Advanced GrammarM 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Specific topic varies semester to semester. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Any 300-level Spanish course of permission of instructor CR 1. Carlos Villacorta    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPA 490 - UM Topics and Individual Authors in Spanish: Culture & Identity in Latin AmericaW 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Specific topic varies semester to semester. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Any 300-level Spanish course of permission of instructor CR 1. Carlos Villacorta    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPA 597 - UM Projects in Spanish IW 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Specific projects vary from semester to semester depending on the needs of the graduate student and the skills of the faculty member. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Carlos Villacorta    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPM 100 - USM Introduction to Exercise, Health & Sport SciencesONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
This course orients the student to the expectations of a baccalaureate education in athletic training, exercise science (concentrating in exercise physiology or health fitness), or health sciences. Allied health historical perspectives, education, careers, certification, and professional associations are explored. Educating the students about the structure and progression of the three degrees will be discussed. Outside field experiences will be required. Prerequisite: ALT, EXS, or HLS major or permission of the Department Chair. Cr. 3. Janet Whatley Blum    Class Number: 6211

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The on-campus meetings will be 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, and 10/18.

SPY 425 - USM Multi-Tier Mathematics Instruction and InterventionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course includes lectures, discussions, guided practice and applied learning experiences in the scope and sequence of progressively more intensive mathematics instruction for students in kindergarten through grade 12. Starting with the five foundations of mathematics instruction (e.g., conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, strategic competence, adaptive reasoning, productive disposition), the course describes the features of universal (e.g., Tier 1) core mathematics instruction then provides guided practice and applied learning experiences to prepare teachers to use progressively more intensive mathematics instruction based on student learning needs. Students will learn how to select and use scientifically validated mathematics instruction practices for students needing supplemental (e.g., Tier 2) and intensive (e.g., Tier 3) reading instruction. CR 3. Alexis M Kiburis    Class Number: 7931

SPY 601 - USM Behavioral Principles of LearningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides a comprehensive review of the psychological principles of learning derived from experimental research and validated by applied experimental/empirical studies. General topics include the nature of learning, behavior without learning, learning without words, and learning with words. Specific topics covered include types of behavior, motivational influences on behavior, respondent behavior and conditioning, operant behavior and conditioning, stimulus control, schedule influences on behavior, observational learning, verbal behavior and rule-governed behavior, and behavioral accounts of language and cognition. The course is designed to give students a good grounding for assessment and intervention courses with a behavior analytic orientation. This course emphasizes the dynamic relationships of social-emotional, academic, behavioral, and adaptive behavior functioning of students within educational and clinical settings, including ones that serve students with suspected and identified disabilities. Prerequisites: None. Cr. 3.    Class Number: 7847

Class Notes: This class meets online synchronously on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 6:30 pm.

SPY 602 - USM Clinical Research MethodsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to introduce students to research designs used in school and clinical settings. This course will emphasize methods for evaluating the effectiveness of behavioral interventions with individuals from birth through age 21 who are receiving special education services. A history of experimental design, types of experimental reasoning, and experimental validity lay the groundwork for understanding how group research and single-case research designs are used to assess the efficacy of applied interventions. Students will learn how to identify and record behaviors, match research designs to the research question and how to flexibly employ research designs in applied settings. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of SPY 601 and SPY 605 or instructor permission. CR. 3.    Class Number: 7850

Class Notes: This class meets online synchronously on Wednesdays from 3:30 - 6:30pm.

SPY 625 - USM Multi-Tier Mathematics Instruction in General and Special EducationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course includes lectures, discussions, guided practice and applied learning experiences in the scope and sequence of progressively more intensive math instruction for students in kindergarten through grade 12, including students with disabilities. Starting with the five foundations of math instruction (e.g., conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, strategic competence, adaptive reasoning, productive disposition), the course describes the features of universal (e.g., Tier 1) core math instruction then provides guided practice and applied learning experiences to prepare teachers to use progressively more intensive math instruction based on student learning needs. Students will learn how to select and use scientifically validated math instruction practices for students needing supplemental (e.g., Tier 2) and intensive (e.g., Tier 3), and special education mathematics instruction math instruction. The course will review the key features of assessment of math difficulties, as well as prepare teachers to develop data-based math interventions and collect data to determine the effectiveness of interventions for students in general and special education . Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Alexis M Kiburis    Class Number: 7694

Class Notes: This class meets online synchronously on Mondays from 7-9:30 pm.

SPY 672 - USM Assessment of Academic AchievementONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to prepare special educators, school psychologists, and other professionals who work in schools to select, administer, score, and interpret measures of academic achievement. Numerous measures of academic achievement, including published norm-referenced tests, criterion-referenced tests, curriculum-based assessment and measurement, and performance-based assessments will be studied. Students will develop an understanding of how to use measures of academic achievement as part of a comprehensive problem-solving process that fits with responsive interventions in schools. Prerequisites: Open to matriculated USM school psychology, special education, ETEP, and TEAMS students or with permission of instructor. School psychology students must complete EDU 600 and HCE 605 prior to taking SED 653/SPY 672. CR 3.    Class Number: 7511

Class Notes: This class will meet online synchronously on Tuesdays from 4:10-6:40pm.

SPY 673 - USM Social Foundations of BehaviorONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course provides knowledge and skills in the area of social psychology. The course includes an overview of basic social psychology methods and research findings as well as preparation of students to conduct assessment and intervention for social skills problems among school-age children. The course includes discussion of the importance of social skills and provide a rationale for promoting and teaching pro-social behavior. Students review and learn how to administer, score, and interpret both screening level and evaluation-level social skills assessment instruments. In addition, students review a variety of interventions and develop social skills interventions based on assessment information. Prerequisites: None. Cr 3. CR 3. James Hood Babcock    Class Number: 7512

SSC 100 - UMA Introduction to Social ScienceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
This course introduces students to social sciences with emphasis upon practical knowledge and useful core competencies. It serves as an 'entry portal' course for students in the Social Science BA program. This course is also designed for students in any program wanting to gain a thoughtful overview of the social sciences and the impact of the scientific methods on the study of social phenomena. The course's learning objectives emphasize understanding the origins, methods and limitations of scientific inquiry in the study of human social behavior. CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 2643

SSC 110 - UMA Introduction to Human SexualityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
An overview of contemporary information and issues concerning human sexuality. Topics to be included are human reproductive anatomy and physiology, sexual arousal, fertility, types and functions of birth control devices, conception, pregnancy and family planning, aging and sexuality, and alternative sexual patterns. CR 3. Elizabeth McCue-Herlihy    Class Number: 2649

SSC 241 - UMFK Writing and Critical Analysis in the Social & Behavioral SciencesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Prerequisites: ENG 101. Co-requisites: None. This course will assist the student in scientific writing and critical analysis. Concepts to be covered include types of research writing such as descriptive essays, explorations, explanation, evaluations, critical reviews, case studies, ethnographies, life histories, and experiments; organization of research, including how to construct science-oriented research papers, including identifying argument, variables, key points; using supporting evidence and recognizing and avoiding errors in logic; writing research: including drafts, outlines, self-editing, citation methods, navigating academic English spelling, grammar and usage, sources, and reading and evaluating sources for content and critical analysis. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 12347

SSC 320 - UMA Research Methods in Social SciencesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Introduces upper-level undergraduate students in the social sciences and related professional areas to social research methods. Examines research questions, hypotheses, research designs, qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis techniques, and data interpretation strategies. Students will be expected to gain competence in procedures used in assessing published research reports. Provides an opportunity to become familiar with ethical issues in social research. Prerequisite: At least one introductory course in the social sciences and MAT 100. CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 2652

Class Notes: During the Fall 2016 semester, students with SSC320 listed as an option in their Qualitative Reasoning/math requirement may waive the prerequisite of SSC220.

SSC 364 - UMA Human Rights Violation: Torture and TraumaONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with HUS/JUS 364.) Human Rights refer to the basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled. To violate the most basic human rights, is to deny individuals their fundamental moral entitlements. The focus of the course will be on how the experience of intentional psychological and physical torture affect individuals, families and societies. We will discuss the short-term and long-term psychological, neurological, biological, social and disability-related consequences of torture and trauma. Prerequisites: PSY 100 CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: 2654

SSC 450 - UMA Conflict ResolutionONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
(This course is cross-listed with JUS 450.) A study of conflict resolution, particularly in relation to the helping professions. Theoretical constructs are studied. Conflict resolution techniques of the practitioner in negotiation, mediation, and advocacy with individuals and groups are discussed and practiced. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 2310

STS 232 - UM Principles of Statistical InferenceONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Intended for students who will use statistics as an aid to the comprehension of quantitative work done by others and for students who will follow this course by an intermediate level applied statistics course. An introduction to the language and methods of statistical analysis, probability, graphic and numeric descriptive methods and inference from sample data. Two years of high school algebra are required. Note: because of overlap, MAT 232 and MAT 215 cannot both be taken for degree credit.) CR 3.    Class Number: 9033

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SVT 325 - UM Surveying/Engineering EthicsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Introduces students to ethics theory, general concepts and principles pertaining to ethics and handling ethical situations in practice. Throughout the course, students will be presented with a combination of practical exercises, explanation and discussion narratives. CR 1. Carlton Arthur Brown    Class Number: 10268

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SVT 501 - UM Advanced Adjustment ComputationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Direct formation of reduced form of normal equations; Cholesky decomposition and back substitution; using Cholesky algorithms for computing select variance-covariance terms; optimization of solutions via banded and column profile minimization; recursive matrix partitioning; use of conjugate gradient procedures in solution efficiency; post-adjustment variance-covariance propagation for computed terms. CR 3. Raymond J Hintz    Class Number: 11097

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SVT 501 - UM Advanced Adjustment ComputationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Direct formation of reduced form of normal equations; Cholesky decomposition and back substitution; using Cholesky algorithms for computing select variance-covariance terms; optimization of solutions via banded and column profile minimization; recursive matrix partitioning; use of conjugate gradient procedures in solution efficiency; post-adjustment variance-covariance propagation for computed terms. CR 3. Raymond J Hintz    Class Number: 11098

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SVT 511 - UM Geodetic U.S. Public Land Survey ComputationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Review of townships, sections, closing corners, parenthetical distance and acreage; section subdivision, fractional rules; major changes in the 2009 Manual; the USPLS datum; Mean bearing in geodesy; geodetic coordinate geometry; geodetic computations of single and double proportioning; geodetic one, two, and three point control; geodetic compass rule adjustment, grant boundary adjustment, irregular boundary adjustment, and meander line computations; Geographic coordinate data base issues in an updated system; mega-adjustments and error propagation. CR 3. Raymond J Hintz    Class Number: 11099

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Delayed Viewing Not Allowed

SVT 511 - UM Geodetic U.S. Public Land Survey ComputationsONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Review of townships, sections, closing corners, parenthetical distance and acreage; section subdivision, fractional rules; major changes in the 2009 Manual; the USPLS datum; Mean bearing in geodesy; geodetic coordinate geometry; geodetic computations of single and double proportioning; geodetic one, two, and three point control; geodetic compass rule adjustment, grant boundary adjustment, irregular boundary adjustment, and meander line computations; Geographic coordinate data base issues in an updated system; mega-adjustments and error propagation. CR 3. Raymond J Hintz    Class Number: 11100

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 202 - UMPI Ethics in the Helping ProfessionsM/W 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course focuses on basic ethical and legal concepts as applied to social work and human service policies and practices. Issues pertaining to confidentiality, clients' rights, informed consent, mandated reporting, and dual relationships will be surveyed. Identifying and resolving ethical dilemmas and developing problem solving skills will be introduced. CR 3. Kim-Anne Perkins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 309 - UMPI Case Management PracticeT/TH 3:30 PM-4:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
Careers in human service delivery require skill development to address problems and develop a plan for resolution. This course introduces students to basic case management techniques and challenges participants to become "professional helpers." CR 3. Kim-Anne Perkins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 350 - UM Human Behavior and the Social Environment IT 9:30 AM-12:20 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Examines normative development, behavior, values and attitudes as influenced by age, cohort, gender, culture, social class, social structures, oppression and other environmental factors. Addresses the life span and attendant concerns from multiple theoretical perspectives within a systems person-in-environment framework. Considers implications for social work practice and social welfare policy. Prerequisite: PSY 100 and SOC 101 or permission CR 3. Carol Ippoliti    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 380 - UM The Biological Person and the EnvironmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
The biological person as viewed from a biopsychosocial-spiritual model requires that social workers develop an appreciation and understanding of the reciprocal impact of behavior and biology on one another. For social workers, understanding the biological systems means closely examining the human body and all of the intricate, interdependent systems and their actions that are necessary to maintain life. CR 3. Stephen F Gilson    Class Number: 10521

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 395 - UM Beginning Field Experience in Social Work: Part OneM 1:00 PM-3:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Preparation for field practicum, exploration of interest in professional social work and introduction to social welfare agency milieux through volunteer experience. Students must register for both fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: Social Work major or permission CR 1. Nancy A Kelly    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 425 - UMPI Topics in Social Work: Substance AbuseT 5:00 PM-7:45 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 15
This course will present topics that reflect social work practice concerns in a rapidly changing world of human needs and the impact on social and economic justice. Students will engage in policy analysis, research, reflection and discourse. The topic will change, thus the course can be taken multiple times. CR 3. Carol Westerdahl    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 462 - UM Generalist Social Work Practice IIW 2:00 PM-4:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Develops knowledge, values and skills necessary for provision of social services to individuals, families and small groups. Includes knowledge and skill building in interpersonal communication, planning and carrying out interventions, and evaluating interventions within the context of generalist social work practice. Integrates classroom and field instruction experiences. Limited to senior social work majors. Prerequisite: SWK 361 CR 3. Robin S Russel    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 491 - UM Methods of Social Work ResearchTH 9:30 AM-12:20 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Beginning methods of social work research. Strategies and methods of developing knowledge in the context of social work practice and social welfare. The place of theory in research, problem formulation, ethical concerns, research designs, including practice research and evaluation, methods of data collection, sampling, introduction to program evaluation, and basic procedures in data analysis and statistics. CR 3.    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 495 - UM Field Practicum in Social Work: Part OneW 12:00 PM-1:50 PM
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Generalist social work practice in community agencies provides opportunities to apply social work knowledge and skills directed toward planned intervention and change efforts. Limited to social work majors who have completed at least 75 course credit hours. Twelve credit hours required; six per semester. Variable credit by permission only. Prerequisite: SWK 361 and SWK 440; Corequisite: SWK 462 (fall semester) or SWK 463 (spring semester). CR 1. Leah Anne Maxwell    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SWK 540 - UM Social Welfare Policy and Issues for Generalist PractitionersONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Analysis of the provision of social services and the interrelatedness of practice and policy analysis with emphasis on dimensions of choice in social welfare policy and major issues. Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission CR 3.    Class Number: 8634

Class Notes: This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings.

SWK 550 - UM Human Behavior and The Social Environment IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Examines research and theories related to normative life span development as influenced by age, gender, social class, social structures oppression and other environmental factors. Uses systems theory and person-in-environment construct as the analytical framework. Considers implications for social work practice and social welfare policy. Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission CR 3. Deirdre F Boylan    Class Number: 8636

Class Notes: This is an online class that requires some onsite class meetings.

SWK 563 - UM Practice in Generalist Social Work IIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Topics include theory and practice of purposive social change in social agencies and communities, participation of social workers in politics, and social worker roles as advocate, resource mobilizer, program planner and organizer. Integrates classroom and field experience. Prerequisite: SWK 560; Major MSW CR 3. Loren J Andrews    Class Number: 8638

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 595 - UM Field Practicum in Social Work: Part TwoONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised generalist social work practice in community agencies provides opportunities to apply social work knowledge and skills toward planned intervention and change efforts. Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission CR 4. Robert Goodwin Jones    Class Number: 8641

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 595 - UM Field Practicum in Social Work: Part TwoONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Supervised generalist social work practice in community agencies provides opportunities to apply social work knowledge and skills toward planned intervention and change efforts. Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission CR 4. Leah Anne Maxwell    Class Number: 8642

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 597 - UM Advanced Topics in Social Work: Assessment and Intervention in Substance AbuseONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Content varies to suit student needs. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission CR 1. Brent Wolcott Scobie    Class Number: 8645

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWK 691 - UM Advanced Social Work Research IONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Application of social work research to the evaluation of social work practice and program and policy-making. CR 3. Elizabeth Depoy    Class Number: 8647

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

SWO 501 - USM Multicultural Social WorkONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This introductory course provides content on culturally diverse populations and serves as the basis for the infusion of cultural diversity issues throughout the graduate curriculum. The premise of this course asserts that the United States is a multicultural society in which social work cannot function effectively unless there is an understanding of how diversity strengthens and enriches us all. Open to non-matriculated graduate students. CR 3. Hermeet K Kohli    Class Number: 7142

SWO 654 - USM Field Work and Field Seminar IIIONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
A graduate internship during the concentration year at an approved community agency, designed to relate social work theory to practice under professional supervision. Fall semester. Corequisite or prerequisite: SWO 603 or SWO 651. Cr 4.5. CR 4.5. Susan Fineran    Class Number: 7238

TAH 150 - USM Professional Practices Immersion:Tourism and HospitalityONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course is designed to teach basic professional practices for the hospitality industry in an intensive weekend format and to foster a sense of community among participants. The course includes components on customer service, writing and email etiquette, public speaking, leadership in tough situations, meeting and classroom etiquette, networking, communication skills, interviewing skills, and resume building. Students will explore tourism and hospitality internship and career options and form the basis for a network in developing professional relations. CR 3. Sara Ghezzi    Class Number: 12253

TAH 241 - USM Tourism & Community DevelopmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Students learn about tourism as a tool for economic and community development and the impacts it can have on a community's sense of identity, control, and wellbeing. Topics linking community development theory to tourism and hospitality development include economic development; social and cultural impacts; strategic planning; stakeholder theory; first impression analysis; community participation; destination life cycles; marketing and promotion; and social conflict resolution. Students engage with local communities to do real tourism development work as part of the learning process. Cr 3. CR 3. Tracy S Michaud-Stutzman    Class Number: 7735

TAH 262 - USM Women, Arts & Global TourismONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
All over the world women are improving their socioeconomic status, investing in their families, and contributing to community development through involvement in tourism arts and crafts production. We will learn about the historical and contemporary experiences of women from North and South America, Africa, Asia and other international settings. The course will explore themes of cultural heritage, culture change, traditional versus tourist art, gender equity, empowerment, and community development. 3 cr. CR 3. Sarah Charlotte Lockridge    Class Number: 12733

THE 111 - UM Introduction to TheatreONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A basic appreciation course for the general student as well as prospective theatre majors that explores the process of theatrical expression throughout history and its relationship to culture. CR 3. Thomas J Mikotowicz    Class Number: 8267

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

UST 100 - UM Introduction to the Bachelor of University StudiesONLINE
Oct 17 - Nov 18
Introduces the student to the nature of higher education as a learning community. Particular emphasis given to academic resources, the learning process, academic skills, developmental advising and career counseling. Students participate in extensive reading and writing assignments relevant to their college transition and degree goals. Prerequisite: Bachelor of University Studies major. CR 1. Lori C Wingo    Class Number: 9478

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

UST 300 - UM Core Course in University StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
Provides understanding and insight into skills in critical thinking, analysis, and writing across disciplines. Emphasis on research analysis and integrative thinking. Satisfies the General Education Writing Intensive Requirement. CR 3. Jeffrey Downey    Class Number: 9479

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

UST 400 - UM Advanced Topics in University Studies: PopTechONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This independent study course allows students enrolled in the Bachelor of University Studies Program to focus more deeply in an area of their choice. May be repeated for credit CR 1. Amy Eileen Cross    Class Number: 10829

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

UST 400 - UM Advanced Topics in University Studies: Hero: Myth and MeaningONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
This independent study course allows students enrolled in the Bachelor of University Studies Program to focus more deeply in an area of their choice. May be repeated for credit CR 1. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 10828

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

VTE 100 - UMA Introduction to Veterinary TechnologyONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
The course explores the role of a veterinary technician in the veterinary profession. It also offers a general overview of ethics, animal behavior, and practice management. As an introductory course, basic library concepts are introduced. CR 3. Roger Barkman    Class Number: 5561

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Live course meeting dates to be announced.

VTE 115 - UMA Veterinary Technical Student InternshipONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Course covers medical terminology and medical math. Students will participate in the care of animals housed in the veterinary technician facility. Students will also be required to observe in other veterinary medical facilities. Prerequisites: BIO 116, all university general education requirements. Co-requisite: VTE 100. CR 2. Roger Barkman    Class Number: 5562

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Live course meeting dates to be announced.

WGS 101 - USM Introduction to Women and Gender StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
This course explores from a variety of perspectives the following inter-related themes and topics: the economic, political, and social status of women as a group and in discrete cultural contexts; the politics of representation, or how ideas about femininity and feminism are promoted throughout the media and other vehicles of culture; the construction of "consciousness," both through the media and through feminist tactics; women and collective action in the past, present, and future. This course is writing-intensive; students are expected to practice their writing skills through formal essays. Offered every semester. CR 3. Sarah Charlotte Lockridge    Class Number: 6250

WGS 101 - UM Women's, Gender and Sexuality StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An introduction to Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies and to its perspectives. The course will use interdisciplinary perspectives to begin to examine the categories of gender and sexuality, grounded in Women's Studies, as they intersect with race, ethnicity, class, nationality, dis/ability and other sites of social inequality. CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 8502

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WGS 101W - UMA Intro to Women's StudiesT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Introduces the scholarship and interdisciplinary nature of women's studies. Examines women's position in diverse cultures and explores the origins, development, and effect of cultural assumptions about women's natures, issues, and societal roles. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Lisa M Botshon    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Course offering as part of an online Graduate Program or Certificate

WGS 201 - UM Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: MasculinitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An interdisciplinary, second-level study of topics such as "Women in the Hispanic World", "Men and Masculinities in Society" or "Lesbian Literature". May be taken more then once for credit if the topic differs. Prerequisite: WGS 101 or permission CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 8505

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WGS 245 - USM Topics in Culture and the Arts I: Women, Arts and Global TourismONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Courses in this category will examine vehicles of culture from the perspectives of gender including feminine, masculine, and trans. These perspectives will be used to interpret the plastic, literary, and performing arts. Course readings may focus on gender and the production of culture; on how gender has been represented in written, visual, or oral texts; or on gender and aesthetic theory. Possible subjects may include feminist philosophy, feminism and film theory, gender and the history of music, and gender in popular culture. Cr 3. CR 3. Sarah Charlotte Lockridge    Class Number: 6899

Class Notes: This course explores the role of women who produce arts and crafts for the global tourist market. All over the world, women are improving their socio-economic status, investing in their families, and contributing to community development through their involvement in tourism. Tourism is perhaps the largest-scale movement of goods, services, and people in human history. We will learn about the historical and contemporary experiences of women from many different cultures such as: examples from Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa, and Asia. Course content includes themes of cultural heritage, culture change, traditional versus tourist art, hosts versus guests, gender inequality, fair trade and community development. 3 credits.

WGS 245 - USM Topics in Culture and the Arts I: Philosophy of ArtONLINE
Aug 29 - Oct 21
Courses in this category will examine vehicles of culture from the perspectives of gender including feminine, masculine, and trans. These perspectives will be used to interpret the plastic, literary, and performing arts. Course readings may focus on gender and the production of culture; on how gender has been represented in written, visual, or oral texts; or on gender and aesthetic theory. Possible subjects may include feminist philosophy, feminism and film theory, gender and the history of music, and gender in popular culture. Cr 3. CR 3. Kathleen J Wininger    Class Number: 6898

Class Notes: What makes a person creative? What do artists think about their art? How do critics evaluate a work? If art is created for a cultural ritual or healing, is it to be understood differently? How do the circumstances of a work's creation and reception affect its evaluation? How does a person's class, ethnicity, or gender influence art work and its reception? Philosophers in the field of Aesthetics attempt to answer questions which artists, art historians, anthropologists, and critics ask about art. The works of art and philosophy considered will be drawn from a wide variety of cultural contexts. 3 credits

WGS 301 - UM Intermediate Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: Rachel Carson, Maine and the EnvironmentONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An interdisciplinary, intermediate level study of topics such as "Women and the Legal System" or "Gender and the History of Psychiatry". May be taken more then once if the topics differ. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing and WGS 101 CR 3. Daniel Steven Soucier    Class Number: 9412

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WGS 301 - UM Intermediate Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: Maine WomenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An interdisciplinary, intermediate level study of topics such as "Women and the Legal System" or "Gender and the History of Psychiatry". May be taken more then once if the topics differ. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing and WGS 101 CR 3. Jennifer Pickard    Class Number: 9411

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WGS 306 - UMA American Fitness: Culture, Community, and TransformationONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Fitness is an American fad, industry, pop culture phenomenon, and pursuit. This class considers what fitness means in American culture, how fitness can create and sustain communities, and how fitness might be used toward social, cultural, and mind/body transformations. As a women's studies course we also consider feminist perspectives on fitness. Course work will include a project that focuses on the individual students' fitness interests. 3 credits. Prereq: ENG 101 and one of the following WGS 101W or AME XXX or Permission of instructor. (Cross listed with AME 306) CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 12208

Class Notes: Exams are online through BlackBoard. This class is a video stream of the live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

WGS 345 - USM Topics in Culture and the Arts II: Cinema & WomenONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 16
Courses in this category will examine vehicles of culture from the perspectives of gender including feminine, masculine, and trans. These perspectives will be used to interpret the plastic, literary, and performing arts. Course readings may focus on gender and the production of culture; on how gender has been represented in written, visual, or oral texts; or on gender and aesthetic theory. Possible subjects may include feminist philosophy, feminism and film theory, gender and the history of music, and gender in popular culture. Cr 3. CR 3. Rebecca Bryant Lockridge    Class Number: 6886

Class Notes: This course examines representations of women in feature-length films produced in the US and in other countries around the globe between 1960 and the present. Some of the films discussed will offer resistance to social, political and intellectual marginalizing and silencing in patriarchal cultures; others are embedded in it. Students will explore these differences through scholarly research on the films or the topics they raise. The course is also designed to increase media literacy; students learn to recognize the interface between technology, culture, media, and politics as they appear both in narrative structure and in cinematic techniques; shot distance, camera angle, lighting, perspective, editing, montage of visual rhetoric. 3 credits.

WGS 389 - UMA Topics in Women's Studies: Girls on Fire: Gender, Culture & Justice in YA DysONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 17
Topic would be indicated.) A course that is not among the regularly scheduled women's studies classes, but for which there are apparent student needs for periodic offerings: e.g. specific aspects of women's experience, the impact of gender on particular historical moments, the relationship between gender and specific cultural productions. For associate and baccalaureate degree program students. Prerequisite: WGS 101W and sophomore standing (or higher) or permission of instructor. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 2021

Class Notes: A cultural studies course that puts contemporary American literature, and the specialized genre of young adult dystopia in social, cultural, and political context. We'll consider the ways in which female protagonists--teen girls--navigate power, corruption, poverty, violence, identity, and love as well as the ways in which they build community, fight injustice, and create a better world for us all. Texts include The Hunger Games and Birthmarked trilogies as well as Divergent, Partials, The Lost Girl, and Shadows Cast By Stars. 3 credits. Prereqs: ENG 101. WGS 101 recommended.

WGS 401 - UM Advanced Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: FatheringONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
An advanced, interdisciplinary study of topics such as "Interpersonal Violence" or "Global Feminism". May be taken more than once if the topics differ. Prerequisite: Junior standing and WGS 101 CR 3. Patrick P Cheek    Class Number: 9416

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WGS 501 - UM Graduate Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: Men and MasculinitiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 9
A graduate-level interdisciplinary study of topics such as "Women's Health", "Hegemonic Masculinity" or "Multicultural Issues in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies" CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 9588

Class Notes: A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199. Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information.

WST 110 - UMM Intro to Women's StudiesONLINE
Aug 29 - Dec 10
This course examines women's positions in and contributions to society, exploring the genesis, development, and impact of our culture's assumptions about women's nature and women's roles. As an interdisciplinary study of women's experience in cross-cultural and historical perspective, the course investigates women's personal and public lives, and seeks to identify and understand the particularly "female" aspects of these experiences. Students are introduced to the issues, perspectives, and findings of this relatively new field of scholarship, which examines the role of gender in the construction of knowledge. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Charles C Crittenden    Class Number: 4122

WST 212 - UMM Special Topics in Women's Studies: Psychology of GenderONLINE
Dec 26 - Jan 13
Courses designed to allow students to pursue study in an area within Women's Studies. Courses vary in content in response to student interest and faculty availability. Some possible courses could include: Anthropology of Women; Women and Globalization; Feminist Psychology, and many more. Prerequisite: Dependent upon the course offered, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jordan A Litman    Class Number: 4112