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ACC 110 - USM Financial Accounting Information for Decision MakingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69552

Class Notes: This online course requires a proctored final examination.

ACC 201 - UMM Financial AccountingM 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
The fundamental principles of accounting as they relate to sole proprietorships. Emphasis is given to developing the technical procedures of journalizing, posting, adjusting entries, closing the books and preparing the financial statements. In addition, students are introduced to notes, inventory, depreciation, controls and payroll. 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, and MAR. CR 3. Rhonda H French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ACC 201 - UMM Financial AccountingONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
The fundamental principles of accounting as they relate to sole proprietorships. Emphasis is given to developing the technical procedures of journalizing, posting, adjusting entries, closing the books and preparing the financial statements. In addition, students are introduced to notes, inventory, depreciation, controls and payroll. 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, and MAR. CR 3. Rhonda H French    Class Number: 64912

ACC 314 - UMM QuickBooks Accounting for EntrepreneursONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
QuickBooks Accounting for Entrepreneurs will introduce students to QuickBooks accounting software. Students will become familiar with maintaining accounting records and preparing summary financial reports using QuickBooks. The course is also intended to help students learn or review fundamental accounting concepts and principles, enable students to review financial statements from a user perspective, provide students with a means to investigate the underlying source documents that generate most accounting information, and offer students the chance to explore some managerial aspects of accounting by performing financial analyses and comparisons. Prerequisite: Junior standing or permission of instructor. CR 3. Rhonda H French    Class Number: 64896

AME 305 - UMA Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality in American CultureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Considering issues of race, class, gender, sexuality, or nationality in narrow, isolated examples is impossible and undesirable if we hope to have a fuller understanding of the patterns, realities, and possibilities of identity, power, culture, and politics in American culture. All of these complex and contradictory dimensions contribute to our identities and material realities as well to our place in relationship to social structures and power relationships. We will consider intersections in the past, present, and future including both local and transnational context. We will consider how we might move beyond the limits of identity politics toward a radical politics of empowerment, justice, and transformation. 3 credit hours. Prerequisite: WGS 101W or AME 201 or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 71631

Class Notes: A live final exam will be given for all UM students on date/time/location as stated in the Final Schedule. Non-UM students may elect to arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site. Completed exam to be returned to instructor by proctor.

AME 389 - UMA Topics in American Studies: History of American TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 72986

ANT 101 - UMM Cultural AnthropologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65051

ANT 102 - UMA Cultural AnthropologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60091

ANT 110 - UMPI World ReligionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65679

ANT 120 - UM Religions of the WorldONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67873

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ANT 252 - UM Civilization in South AsiaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An exploration into the nature of civilization in South Asia, focusing on India. The central religious tradition of Hinduism and the caste order are investigated, with complementary perspectives provided by non-Hindu traditions. The impact of colonialism and development of national identities are also considered. Anthropological views are distinguished from and supplemented by other disciplinary perspectives. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 65829

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ANT 261 - UM Islamic FundamentalismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
A survey of the distinctive ideological and social features of Islamic fundamentalist movements. CR 3. Henry L Munson    Class Number: 66312

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ANT 299 - USM Topics: Women, Arts and Global TourismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 3. Sarah Charlotte Lockridge    Class Number: 70057

ANT 301 - USM Global Issues in Travel and TourismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
As one of the world's largest industries, and one that brings travelers and host communities into close contact, tourism is a major force of social, economic, cultural and environmental change and sometimes conflict. This course delves into these issues from a mainly anthropological perspective, showing how tourism affects both travelers and communities in complex and contentious way¿from commodification of culture to ethical quandaries such as sex tourism, the lure of western ideals and images, and changes in local economies and social institutions. The course also considers how travel, when planned and carried out according to ethical principles and guidelines, can be a force of change for the better, introducing travelers to other cultures, improving living conditions of local residents, and even protecting local environments, resources and lifestyles. 3 cr. CR 3. Tracy S Michaud-Stutzman    Class Number: 71530

ANT 313 - UMM Political EcologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
The field of political ecology examines and attempts to explain the political dimensions of human-environment relations. This course introduces the field, its history, methods, and perspectives, and applies its principles and perspectives to understanding, managing and resolving real-world, environment-related problems. Students conduct a research project on an issue pertinent to Downeast Maine such as wild salmon restoration, climate change adaptation or land use management. They analyze the topic, applying perspectives and analytical methods of political ecology, and develop recommendations that take into account a range of environmental and social dimensions. Prerequisite: ANT 101 or ELA 112, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 65222

Class Notes: This will be a course where there is one meeting per week through Google Hangouts. Additional course work on web.

ANT 330 - UMFK Medical AnthropologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: ANT 100. Co-requisites: None. The course examines how human culture, local environment, and disease interrelate. The course will consider traditional explanations for illness, traditional healing methods, and the social role of the healer, nutrition and diet, environmental stresses such as climate and population, the impact of scientific western medicine on local knowledge, and the impact of endemic and epidemic disease on human populations and cultures. 3 credit hours. Offered every 3rd Spring (2016, 2019). CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 68910

ANT 431 - UM Folklore, the Environment and Public PolicyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines the interaction of humans with the environment from the perspective of folklore, and reviews its impact on public policy at the local, state, federal and international level. CR 3. Pauleena M Macdougall    Class Number: 68615

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ARH 106 - UMA History of Art and Architecture IIW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
Techniques and trends in architecture, sculpture, and painting as related culturally and socially to the history of art from the Renaissance to modern times. Optional museum trip to Portland Museum of Art. CR 3. Brooks W Stoddard    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

ARH 205 - UMA History of Photography I (1830 to 1930)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72503

ARH 369 - UM Film and Video Theory Seminar: Documentary FilmONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Topics in film and video theory, with attention to their critical language, philosophical underpinnings, and social contexts, worked through in terms of select examples. Students define their own research projects, work with them over the course of the semester, present them within the forum of the seminar, and develop them as major papers. Topics vary each semester. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Michael H Grillo    Class Number: 66718

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ARH 493 - UM Medieval Research Seminar: Phenomenology Mediaeval PaintONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Focus on special topics selected by the instructor in the field of Medieval 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.  Offered in 3-year rotation. CR 3. Michael H Grillo    Class Number: 66720

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ARH 693 - UM Medieval Research Seminar: Phenomenology Mediaeval PaintONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Focus on special topics selected by the instructor in the field of Medieval 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: 68728

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ART 100 - UMA Introduction to Studio ArtONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72666

ART 100 - UMA Introduction to Studio ArtONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Peter R Precourt    Class Number: 64646

ART 100 - UMA Introduction to Studio ArtONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Peter R Precourt    Class Number: 72400

ART 101 - UMFK History of Art: Renaissance to 21st CenturyONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 8
Prerequisites: None. Introduction to European art from the Renaissance to the 21st Century, with a focus on painting. Introduction to the art of selected non-European cultures. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring semester. CR 3. Therese L Provenzano    Class Number: 69260

ART 107 - UMPI Experience of the ArtsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Hyrum Benson    Class Number: 65682

ART 109 - UMA Photographic Vision and Digital DiscoveryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64645

ART 109 - UMA Photographic Vision and Digital DiscoveryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64644

ART 116 - UMPI Introduction to FilmONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65685

ART 213 - UMM Graphic Design IONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
The study of design elements as employed in a two-dimensional system, whether print or electronic. Students will explore how information is read through the arrangement of various elements, including shapes, color, symbols and typography. They will create their own designs using available software and contribute to online discussions. Prerequisite: ART 101, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Leslie D Bowman    Class Number: 69520

ART 270 - UM Digital Art IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An introduction to two-dimensional digital art. Includes professional 2D and related software, input/output options and image creation and editing. Emphasizes using the tools for the production of fine art. (This course is identical to NMD 270.) Prerequisites: ART 110 CR 3. Andrew O Hurtt    Class Number: 67332

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ART 360 - UM Topics in Studio Art: Vector GraphicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Selected topics surveying particular media, thematic content or contemporary issues. Specific topics will vary from semester to semester. Course may satisfy level II requirements in painting, printmaking or sculpture. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Matthew P Leclair    Class Number: 71745

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ASL 102 - UMM Intermediate Sign LanguageTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
Following the Introduction to Sign Language, this course serves as the second half of the sign language sequence. The intermediate-level course utilizes the immersion-style teaching method. A silent classroom where signed ASL will be the only form of communication will be maintained for the duration of the course. Prerequisite: ASL 101 or permission of the instructor. CR 3. Barbara K Koch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

AST 109 - UM Introduction to AstronomyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 65850

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

AST 110 - UMFK Descriptive AstronomyONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 8
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Introduces and describes the concepts of astronomy. Emphasizes recent discoveries such as planetary explorations, comets, black holes, and quasars. 4 credit hours. Offered every semester. CR 4. Bernard A Paradis    Class Number: 63622

AST 110 - UM Introduction to Astronomy LaboratoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Matthew Thomas Parent    Class Number: 65859

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

AVS 249 - UM Laboratory and Companion Animal ScienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An introduction to laboratory and companion animal science. Species covered include rodents, rabbits, dogs and cats. Topics include characteristics of each species, welfare, husbandry, uses, diet and health maintenance. (Offered in spring of even numbered years.) Together with AVS 145, AVS 346, & AVS 349, this course satisfies the General Education Ethics requirement. Prerequisite: Grade of C- or higher in AVS 145 CR 2. Robert C Causey    Class Number: 67874

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

BEH 450 - UMM Senior ProjectONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An opportunity for students to apply and expand what they have learned in the Psychology & Community Studies program by pursuing local problems and issues. In this culminating service learning/community engagement course, students will work with a community partner to design and implement an independent research project or develop and run a program that serves the community partner's needs. Independent inquiry and formal presentations to the class are important components of this course for both peers and the community. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: Senior standing and SSC 320. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: 65061

Class Notes: Students enrolled in this section will participate in the class via an online link.

BEH 450 - UMM Senior ProjectW 1:00 PM-3:50 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
An opportunity for students to apply and expand what they have learned in the Psychology & Community Studies program by pursuing local problems and issues. In this culminating service learning/community engagement course, students will work with a community partner to design and implement an independent research project or develop and run a program that serves the community partner's needs. Independent inquiry and formal presentations to the class are important components of this course for both peers and the community. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: Senior standing and SSC 320. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BIO 101 - UMFK Human BiologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is an introduction to the structure and function of the human body, including basic chemistry, cell and tissue studies, and an overview of all the body systems, with an emphasis on anatomy. It is designed for students who need a single semester of anatomy and physiology for allied health. Using laboratory simulation software, student will gain a deeper and practical understanding of the basic principles of human anatomy and physiology. Pre-requisites: None. 4 credit hours. CR 4. Christin Kastl    Class Number: 63612

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64804

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64803

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64805

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Judith A Hilton    Class Number: 64806

BIO 104 - UMA Introduction to Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64807

BIO 105 - UMPI Biology for Everyday LifeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65671

BIO 111 - UMA General Biology IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
General Biology II provides an introduction to ecology, systematics, and the comparative anatomy and physiology of the plant and animal kingdoms. The course will examine the structure and function of plant and animal organ systems in the framework of evolution Prerequisites: BIO 110: General Biology I CR 4. Christopher R Lage    Class Number: 62985

BIO 117 - UMM This is Life!ONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65124

BIO 202E - UMA Biological Basis of BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64809

BIO 215 - UMA Introduction to Human GeneticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64825

BIO 310 - UMA Biology of CancerONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64826

BIO 377 - UM Medical PhysiologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Physiological processes in humans with emphasis on the integration of organ systems. A pre-professional course for pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-graduate school, and exercise physiology students. Prerequisite: BIO 200 or BIO 208 or SMS 201, and either CHY 122 or BMB 208 CR 3. Leonard J Kass    Class Number: 67056

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. Lectures and assignments are online. The website is: https://synapse.umaine.edu Username and password are same as for MaineStreet. All Exams are on site at 5:00-6:00pm. February 15, March 25, April 22, and a final exam will be scheduled, or make arrangem  Visit the Course Welcome Page

BMS 630 - UM Journal Club in Biomedical Science and EngineeringM 8:00 AM-9:50 AM
Jan 19 - May 6
Reading, critique, and discussion of primary literature. CR 1. Lucy Liaw    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 635 - UM Current Approaches in Biomedical Science and Engineering: Mouse Genome ManipulationT/TH 1:00 PM-2:50 PM
Mar 22 - Apr 14
Current techniques, methods, and concepts in Biomedical Science and Engineering topics. Prerequisite: BMS 625 CR 1. Lucy Liaw    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 635 - UM Current Approaches in Biomedical Science and Engineering: Adv Mouse Genome ManipulationT/TH 1:00 PM-2:50 PM
Apr 19 - May 5
Current techniques, methods, and concepts in Biomedical Science and Engineering topics. Prerequisite: BMS 625 CR 1. Lucy Liaw    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Pre-Requisite of BMS 635 - Mouse Genome Manipulation

BMS 635 - UM Current Approaches in Biomedical Science and Engineering: Mammalian GeneticsT/TH 1:00 PM-2:50 PM
Feb 2 - Feb 25
Current techniques, methods, and concepts in Biomedical Science and Engineering topics. Prerequisite: BMS 625 CR 1. Mary Ann Handel    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 635 - UM Current Approaches in Biomedical Science and Engineering: Fluorescence Tech in Biomed ScONLINE
Apr 5 - Apr 28
Current techniques, methods, and concepts in Biomedical Science and Engineering topics. Prerequisite: BMS 625 CR 1. Paul J Millard    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 645 - UM Cell Biology Tissue Development and FunctionT/TH 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Jan 19 - May 6
Cellular biology of tissue development in the context of receptor signaling, cell-cell interactions, and tissue function, including major receptor-mediated signaling pathways and how these pathways integrate to control tissue development and function. BMS 640 Experimental Methods in Cell and Molecular Biology CR 3. Lucy Liaw    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 650 - UM Grant Writing in Biomedical Science and EngineeringW 3:00 PM-4:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
This course is intended to teach you the basics of writing a grant to secure funding for your scientific and/or engineering research. CR 3. Clarissa A Henry    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 660 - UM Cell, Molecular and Developmental NeurobiologyF 3:00 PM-4:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Directed reading with discussion, supplemented by reading and discussion of classic papers in the field of Neuroscience. CR 3. Robert Burgess    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BMS 699 - UM Graduate Thesis / ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Graduate Thesis Note: A "Responsible Conduct of Research" course approved by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and the Graduate School (www.umaine.edu/graduate/responsible-conduct-research) is required before or concurrently with completion of 3rd BMS 699 credit. CR 1. David J Neivandt    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 100 - UMA Introduction to BusinessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61622

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
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam. 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.

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. 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.

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: 61698

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 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Diane L Boone    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. 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.

BUA 101 - UMA Financial Accounting for Management Decision MakingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 69280

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.

BUA 202 - UMA Intermediate Financial Reporting IIM 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This is the second course providing an in-depth study of accounting theory and practice in the preparation, interpretation, communication, and analysis of financial statements. Emphasis is on understanding Generally Accepted Accounting Principles as well as the analysis of financial information in making business decisions. Topics are focused on liabilities, equity and income statement analysis. Prerequisite: BUA 201 CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 202 - UMA Intermediate Financial Reporting IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This is the second course providing an in-depth study of accounting theory and practice in the preparation, interpretation, communication, and analysis of financial statements. Emphasis is on understanding Generally Accepted Accounting Principles as well as the analysis of financial information in making business decisions. Topics are focused on liabilities, equity and income statement analysis. Prerequisite: BUA 201 CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 64948

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 202 - UM Principles of Managerial AccountingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course is an introduction to the use and preparation of accounting information for management decision-making and analysis. It includes techniques that can be used by all businesses in evaluating, planning and controlling operations. The course focuses on how manufacturing costs are accounted for and used to make business decisions, the nature of cost-volume-profit relationships and the contribution margin approach to decision making, preparation and use of budgets and financial statements for a manufacturing company. It includes an introduction to job order and standard costing systems. Prerequisite: BUA 201 with a C- or Higher CR 3. Wayne C Ingalls    Class Number: 68298

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

BUA 211 - UMA Accounting for Management DecisionsT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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 Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 211 - UMA Accounting for Management DecisionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61868

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 215 - UMA Principles to BankingT 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This introductory course explores all aspects of banking. Topics include the evaluation of U. S. banking, bank organizations, and the federal reserve functions, banking documents and language, regulation, examination, and control of banks. This should be the first course taken in the bank sequence, as it is intended to provide a good foundation for further bank courses. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 215 - UMA Principles to BankingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This introductory course explores all aspects of banking. Topics include the evaluation of U. S. banking, bank organizations, and the federal reserve functions, banking documents and language, regulation, examination, and control of banks. This should be the first course taken in the bank sequence, as it is intended to provide a good foundation for further bank courses. CR 3. David M Leach    Class Number: 62024

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. 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.

BUA 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. J. Laurence Reeves    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 61642

BUA 230 - UMA Business LawW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 230 - UMA Business LawONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 62029

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. 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.

BUA 252 - UMA Business EthicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: 62032

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. 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.

BUA 252 - UMA Business EthicsM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 259W - UMA Strategic Management for the Small BusinessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A capstone course designed to integrate the course work in the business administration associate's degree management option. Special emphasis will be placed on small business management principles. Students will research and write a business plan tailored to their interests. This course qualifies as a small business elective. Prerequisite: BUA 223 CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: 61870

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 259W - UMA Strategic Management for the Small BusinessTH 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
A capstone course designed to integrate the course work in the business administration associate's degree management option. Special emphasis will be placed on small business management principles. Students will research and write a business plan tailored to their interests. This course qualifies as a small business elective. Prerequisite: BUA 223 CR 3. Frank Bean    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 286 - UMA Topics in Business: QuickBooksONLINE
Apr 11 - May 13
CR 1. Gwen Rachel Bedell    Class Number: 61696

Class Notes: This course is an introduction to the QuickBooks accounting information system software and will provide students with a working knowledge of software's primary accounting modules. Credit hours: 1. Prerequisite BUA 101

BUA 286 - UMA Topics in Business: QuickBooksONLINE
Jan 19 - Feb 26
CR 1. Gwen Rachel Bedell    Class Number: 61693

Class Notes: This course is an introduction to the QuickBooks accounting information system software and will provide students with a working knowledge of software's primary accounting modules. Credit hours: 1. Prerequisite BUA 101

BUA 286 - UMA Topics in Business: QuickBooksONLINE
Feb 29 - Apr 8
CR 1. Gwen Rachel Bedell    Class Number: 61694

Class Notes: This course is an introduction to the QuickBooks accounting information system software and will provide students with a working knowledge of software's primary accounting modules. Credit hours: 1. Prerequisite BUA 101

BUA 303 - UMA Management Information SystemTH 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Jody L Breton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 303 - UMA Management Information SystemONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Jody L Breton    Class Number: 62120

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 345 - UMA Cost Management IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course examines the fundamentals of accounting and cost management for product and service costs including a detailed analysis of materials, labor, overhead, internal service departments, customer profitability, and value chain management. Cost accounting systems analyzed include job order costing, process costing, joint product costing, and activity-based cost management with an emphasis on information needed for making management decisions. Prerequisite: BUA102 or BUA211 CR 3. Rick Dodge    Class Number: 62121

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 345 - UMA Cost Management IW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course examines the fundamentals of accounting and cost management for product and service costs including a detailed analysis of materials, labor, overhead, internal service departments, customer profitability, and value chain management. Cost accounting systems analyzed include job order costing, process costing, joint product costing, and activity-based cost management with an emphasis on information needed for making management decisions. Prerequisite: BUA102 or BUA211 CR 3. Rick Dodge    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 355 - UMA Introduction to Operations ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with MAT 355.) The student will be exposed to the application of modern scientific and mathematical methods to management problems. Students will learn these methods, as well as applications, both with and without the use of computers. Topics will include linear programming, sensitivity analysis, transportation/assignment/transshipment problems, linear regression, multiple regression, demand estimation, forecasting, and additional topics if time permits. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 63124

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 355 - UMA Introduction to Operations ResearchF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with MAT 355.) The student will be exposed to the application of modern scientific and mathematical methods to management problems. Students will learn these methods, as well as applications, both with and without the use of computers. Topics will include linear programming, sensitivity analysis, transportation/assignment/transshipment problems, linear regression, multiple regression, demand estimation, forecasting, and additional topics if time permits. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 357 - UMA Business FinanceTH 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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 Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 357 - UMA Business FinanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61910

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 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 62122

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
Jan 19 - May 14
(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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 365 - UMA Organizational BehaviorTH 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Nora Bowne    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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

BUA 376 - UMA Advanced TaxationF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course deals with advanced topics of federal taxation. Topics include complex property transactions; the alliterative minimum tax; corporate taxation of income, distributions, accumulations, S corporations partnerships; tax exempt entities; international taxation; gift, estate and trust taxation. Prerequisite: BUA 276 CR 3. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUA 376 - UMA Advanced TaxationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course deals with advanced topics of federal taxation. Topics include complex property transactions; the alliterative minimum tax; corporate taxation of income, distributions, accumulations, S corporations partnerships; tax exempt entities; international taxation; gift, estate and trust taxation. Prerequisite: BUA 276 CR 3. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: 72450

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 387 - UMA Fraud ExaminationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Fraud examination will cover the principles and methodology of fraud detection and deterrence. The course includes such topics as fraud prevention, fraud detection, fraud investigation, management fraud, and other types of fraud. Prerequisites: BUA 101 and BUA 211 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 61641

BUA 420 - UMA International BusinessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An examination and analysis of the international business environment. Topics covered include international trade, legal and regulatory framework, strategic planning for the international business, international management and international marketing. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS223, BUA369, ECO201, ECO202, BUA357. CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 61808

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 420 - UMA International BusinessT 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
An examination and analysis of the international business environment. Topics covered include international trade, legal and regulatory framework, strategic planning for the international business, international management and international marketing. Prerequisite: BUA/JUS/POS223, BUA369, ECO201, ECO202, BUA357. CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 448 - UMA Auditing, Assurance, and Consulting ServicesTH 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course emphasizes the practice of public accounting as it pertains to audits and other services that comply with the standards of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Topics include: the need for audits and other public services, audit planning, risk analysis, audit evidence, internal control including the internal audit function, audit reports, ethical standards, and legal liability. Prerequisite: BUA 202 CR 3. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 448 - UMA Auditing, Assurance, and Consulting ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course emphasizes the practice of public accounting as it pertains to audits and other services that comply with the standards of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Topics include: the need for audits and other public services, audit planning, risk analysis, audit evidence, internal control including the internal audit function, audit reports, ethical standards, and legal liability. Prerequisite: BUA 202 CR 3. Lynn Gonzalez    Class Number: 62123

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 458 - UMA Accounting SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to acquaint the advanced accounting student with a variety of current topics in accounting theory and practice. The course will cover the development of accounting standards, current accounting pronouncements, and recent controversies in financial reporting. Recent trends and issues facing the accounting profession will be analyzed and discussed. Specific content will be based on relevant topics and accepted standards in the accounting profession. Prerequisite: BUA202 and senior standing CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: 62393

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 458 - UMA Accounting SeminarM 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to acquaint the advanced accounting student with a variety of current topics in accounting theory and practice. The course will cover the development of accounting standards, current accounting pronouncements, and recent controversies in financial reporting. Recent trends and issues facing the accounting profession will be analyzed and discussed. Specific content will be based on relevant topics and accepted standards in the accounting profession. Prerequisite: BUA202 and senior standing CR 3. Thomas J Giordano    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 459 - UMA Seminar in Strategy and Policy PlanningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is the capstone course for graduating business administration students. This challenging course focuses on how firms formulate, implement, and evaluate strategies. Strategic management concepts and techniques are studied. Students use all the knowledge acquired from prior business courses, coupled with new strategic management techniques learned, to chart the future direction of different organizations. The major responsibility of students in this course is to make objective strategic decisions and to justify them through oral and written communication. Prerequisite: BUA 357, BUA 369 and senior standing. CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: 62435

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. 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.

BUA 459 - UMA Seminar in Strategy and Policy PlanningW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is the capstone course for graduating business administration students. This challenging course focuses on how firms formulate, implement, and evaluate strategies. Strategic management concepts and techniques are studied. Students use all the knowledge acquired from prior business courses, coupled with new strategic management techniques learned, to chart the future direction of different organizations. The major responsibility of students in this course is to make objective strategic decisions and to justify them through oral and written communication. Prerequisite: BUA 357, BUA 369 and senior standing. CR 3. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

BUA 626 - UM Management of Contemporary OrganizationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Explores analytical perspectives to understand how individuals organize themselves in accomplishing organizational goals. Applies a managerial approach with a focus on real-life contemporary organizations. Topics include organizational structure and culture, teamwork and diversity, the organization and its environment. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing and BUA 325 and STS 215 or equivalent or Business School Graduate Tutorials in Management and Statistics CR 3. Niclas L Erhardt    Class Number: 72342

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

BUA 626 - UM Management of Contemporary OrganizationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Explores analytical perspectives to understand how individuals organize themselves in accomplishing organizational goals. Applies a managerial approach with a focus on real-life contemporary organizations. Topics include organizational structure and culture, teamwork and diversity, the organization and its environment. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing and BUA 325 and STS 215 or equivalent or Business School Graduate Tutorials in Management and Statistics CR 3. Niclas L Erhardt    Class Number: 72340

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

BUS 101 - UMFK Accounting Principles IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 100. Co-requisites: None. Examines basic accounting principles for partnerships and corporations. Analyzes financial reports and basic cost accounting for non-merchandising firms. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 63520

BUS 111 - UMM Introduction to Business & EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 64897

BUS 111 - UMM Introduction to Business & EntrepreneurshipW 2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
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 141 - UMPI Intro to Project Management/Microsoft ProjectsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Introduction to Project Management will present the foundational skills needed to have an immediate impact on projects. Microsoft Project will be used with an emphasis on practical application in the workplace. This course will also provide the skills needed to be an effective member and leader of project teams. CR 3. Carolyn Dorsey Durepo    Class Number: 65742

BUS 195 - USM Spreadsheet & Problem SolvingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69546

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 give

BUS 195 - USM Spreadsheet & Problem SolvingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69547

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 give

BUS 201 - USM Personal FinanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70090

BUS 207 - UMFK Principles of InsuranceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Examines theory and practice of private insurance. A study of the principal lines of insurance including property, casualty, life, health, and medical. A review of Social Security and Medicare/Medicaid is included. How insurance determine their risks, costs and profits will be examined. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Roger A Roy    Class Number: 63530

BUS 210 - USM Introduction to Sport ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71268

BUS 211 - UMFK Principles of Business ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63515

BUS 212 - UMM Business CommunicationsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to develop effective communication skills in the areas of writing, speaking, and listening. Emphasis is placed on appropriate formats for business communications including grammatical style, clarity, and conciseness of messages. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 64898

BUS 219 - UMFK Business and Professional SpeakingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63509

BUS 222 - UMFK Introduction to MarketingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. The components of the marketing structure and of the behavioral science concepts involved in marketing. Emphasis will be on practical skills in identifying markets and opportunities, product development, and advertising. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 63522

BUS 222 - UMM Business Law IIW 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed for continued emphasis on the legal principles governing business transactions. Special emphasis is given to commercial paper, real and personal property, bailments, agency and employment. Prerequisite: BUS 221. CR 3. Ronald A Mosley    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

BUS 222 - UMM Business Law IIONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed for continued emphasis on the legal principles governing business transactions. Special emphasis is given to commercial paper, real and personal property, bailments, agency and employment. Prerequisite: BUS 221. CR 3. Ronald A Mosley    Class Number: 64899

BUS 244 - UMPI Management Information SystemONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65750

BUS 260 - USM MarketingONLINE
Jan 19 - Mar 11
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: 70898

BUS 260 - UMFK Business EthicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Bradley G Ritz    Class Number: 63510

BUS 280 - USM Legal Environment of BusinessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69623

BUS 303 - UMFK Intermediate Accounting IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 302. Co-requisites: None. A continuation of BUS 302. This course emphasizes the equity portion of the balance sheet and the financial ramifications of various forms of long-term debt and equity. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Susan T Nonken    Class Number: 63513

BUS 308 - UMFK Managerial AccountingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 101 and BUS 211. Co-requisites: None. A study of accounting techniques and principles utilized in managerial decision making. Topics include: financial statements, cost analysis, profit analysis, budgeting, controlling, and transfer pricing. 3 credit hours. Offered odd Springs. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 63526

BUS 311 - UMF Management and Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
A seminar course of advanced study of the field of management with application made to the concepts of individual, group and organizational behavior. Students will analyze individual differences, group dynamics, and factors that affect motivation, productivity, organizational structure and design, strategic management, leadership, and organizational culture. Current problems and issues in organization of behavior are studied including cross-cultural differences. CR 4. Shahrokh W Dalpour    Class Number: 65121

BUS 311 - USM Sport MarketingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Robert Coppola    Class Number: 71286

BUS 312 - USM Sport LawONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines the legal system, its terminology, and principles in the context of professional and amateur sports. Emphasis is on identifying and analyzing legal issues, the ramifications of those issues, and the means of limiting the liability of sport organizations. Prerequisites: BUS 280 (C- or higher) and junior standing. CR 3. Heidi Parker    Class Number: 71321

BUS 321 - UMPI Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
How organizations manage people as a key resource. Topics covered are job analysis, planning, recruiting and selection, discriminations laws, training, compensation, and collective bargaining. Spring semester. CR 3. Ryan David Wheaton    Class Number: 65778

BUS 337 - UMFK Business Law IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Reviews law concerning commercial paper, creditors' rights, agency and employment, partnerships, corporations, and real property. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 63732

BUS 340 - USM Managing Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69627

BUS 343 - UMFK Human Resources ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: Bus 211. Co-requisites: None. Examines the activities in managing humans. Included topics are: assessment of human resources needs at present and in the future, and recruitment, training, and development of personnel. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring and Summer. CR 3. Roger A Roy    Class Number: 65612

BUS 345 - USM Information Technology/MISONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69631

BUS 375 - USM Production/Operations ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An examination of the role of operations within manufacturing and service organizations. Emphasis is placed upon recognizing operational opportunities and tradeoffs, and employing quantitative and qualitative tools and decision-support systems to assist strategic and operational decision making. Topics include: process design, quality management, capacity planning, supply chain management, and production planning. Prerequisites: BUS 195 (ABU 190) (C or higher) or test-out option, BUS 275 (C- or higher) or MAT 212, and junior standing. CR 3. Amarpreet S Kohli    Class Number: 72857

BUS 409 - UMFK Principles of Investment ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 101, BUS 211, and BUS 234. Co-requisites: None. Considers concepts of investment management and its application to individual and institutional investors. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 63528

BUS 411 - UMFK Business Policy and Strategic PlanningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 211, BUS 222, BUS 300 or BUS/HCA 308, BUS 336, ECO 100, ECO 101, ELC 200, and Junior or Senior standing. Business Policy and Strategic Planning is the capstone, integrative course for graduating business management students. This course focuses on how firms formulate, implement, and evaluate strategies. Students use all the knowledge acquired from prior business courses, coupled with new strategic-management techniques learned, to chart the future direction of different organizations. The major responsibility of students in this course is to make objective strategic decisions and to justify them through oral and written communication. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall & Spring. CR 3. John B Pelletier    Class Number: 63517

BUS 411L - UMFK Individual Student PortfolioONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: Senor standing in BS in Business or business related programs. The course is a compilation of student work that provides evidence of student achievement. Specifically, each student will provide evidence of meeting student learning outcomes as follows: 1) liberally-educated citizen, 2) lifelong learner, 3) proficient manager, and 4) skilled entrepreneur. 1 credit hour. Offered as needed. CR 1. John B Pelletier    Class Number: 65629

BUS 415 - USM Sport Management SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This capstone sport management course is designed to integrate the academic work studied throughout the curriculum. Critique of governance issues and policy development in a range of sport organizations will be considered. Students will participate in decision making and strategic planning cases. Emphasis will focus on the strategic, profit-oriented, and ethical decision making that is necessary for upper level sport managers to be successful. Students will conduct in-depth analysis of a specific area of the field. Prerequisite: BUS 311, BUS 312, BUS 315. CR 3. Heidi Parker    Class Number: 71339

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. Details for the campus meetings are TBD.

BUS 450 - USM Business Policy and StrategyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An in-depth examination of the strategic management process in large complex organizations. This course uses case study analysis, discussion and integrative capstone projects to provide students with opportunities to learn and to apply strategic management theories and concepts. These include competitive analysis, value-chain analysis, generic business strategies, corporate strategy, and global strategy. The course fulfills the capstone requirement of the USM Core. Prerequisites: BUS 260 (C- or higher), BUS 340 (C or higher), FIN 320 (C or higher), GPA 2.0 or higher, and senior standing. Students matriculating fall 2011 and later must fulfill the University Core Requirement of "Ethical Inquiry, Social Responsibility and Citizenship" prior to enrollment. Cr 3. CR 3. Janet R Nelson    Class Number: 72749

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. Details for the campus meetings are TBD.

BUS 450 - USM Business Policy and StrategyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An in-depth examination of the strategic management process in large complex organizations. This course uses case study analysis, discussion and integrative capstone projects to provide students with opportunities to learn and to apply strategic management theories and concepts. These include competitive analysis, value-chain analysis, generic business strategies, corporate strategy, and global strategy. The course fulfills the capstone requirement of the USM Core. Prerequisites: BUS 260 (C- or higher), BUS 340 (C or higher), FIN 320 (C or higher), GPA 2.0 or higher, and senior standing. Students matriculating fall 2011 and later must fulfill the University Core Requirement of "Ethical Inquiry, Social Responsibility and Citizenship" prior to enrollment. Cr 3. CR 3. John J Voyer    Class Number: 69636

CAN 101 - UM Introduction to Canadian StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Acquaints students with varied aspects of the Canadian experience: society, culture, history, native peoples, environment, education, technology, economy and diplomacy. Participating faculty include Canadian-American Center staff, visiting scholars from Canada and the United States, and faculty members from UM Colleges. Course includes an optional field trip to Canada. Prerequisite: First-year student or sophomore standing CR 3. Stefano Tijerina    Class Number: 65860

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 200 - UM Family InteractionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Interpersonal dynamics of dating, courtship, mate selection, and the development of family life. Changing patterns of personal interactions within the family life cycle and a pluralistic society. CR 3. Ian H Cameron    Class Number: 66549

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 201 - UM Introduction to Child DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Influences on human development from conception through middle childhood. Theoretical perspectives, empirical evaluation and practical implications. CR 3. Barbara D Howard    Class Number: 66550

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 201 - UM Introduction to Child DevelopmentONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Influences on human development from conception through middle childhood. Theoretical perspectives, empirical evaluation and practical implications. CR 3. Barbara D Howard    Class Number: 63944

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 351 - UM Human SexualityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66562

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 351 - UM Human SexualityONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63947

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 404 - UM Selected Topics in Child Development and Family Life: Fatherhood and FamiliesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68302

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 404 - UM Selected Topics in Child Development and Family Life: Cross Cultural Perspectives on Gender and ViolenceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Review of specific subject areas in the field. Subject areas vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. CR 3. Renate Klein    Class Number: 68303

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 431 - UM ParentingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Parent behavior and the dynamics of parenthood are studied. Emphasis on interpersonal, familial, and societal roles of parents, and factors influencing role behaviors and expectations. Prerequisite: CHF 200 and CHF 201 CR 3. Patrick P Cheek    Class Number: 66569

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHF 450 - UM Early Childhood Special Education - Inclusion in the Early Childhood ClassroomONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
The emphasis of this course is on early intervention for young children with disabilities in group settings. The course will focus on history and rationale, legal foundations, theoretical perspectives service delivery models, family-professional partnerships, assessment practices, and curriculum development. Prerequisite: CHF 201 and CHF 203 CR 3. Jamie Lynn Treworgy    Class Number: 68530

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CHY 100 - UMA Fundamentals of ChemistryT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
A course that considers the basic principles and concepts of chemistry. Laboratory exercises introduce the student to basic laboratory techniques and illustrate the concepts introduced in lecture. This course is designed as an elective for non-science majors or as an introductory course for those who have not studied chemistry and plan to take other science courses. Co/Prerequisite: MAT 030, 4 CR CR 4. Constance C Holden    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

CIE 210 - UM Sustainability in EngineeringONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Introduction to sustainability and sustainable development concepts; role of engineers in sustainable development; ethical dimension of sustainable development-engineers, technology and ethics; measuring sustainability; green and sustainable materials; engineers as problem solvers and curators of the planet. No specialized background in engineering, sciences or social sciences is required. CR 3. Miltiades K Zacas    Class Number: 68839

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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: 60030

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60029

CIS 100 - UMA Introduction to ComputingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72573

CIS 101 - UMA Introduction to Computer ScienceW 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

CIS 101 - UMA Introduction to Computer ScienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64869

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 110 - UMA Programming FundamentalsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 71615

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.

CIS 110 - UMA Programming FundamentalsW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

CIS 131 - UMA Web Applications and DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60031

CIS 135 - UMA Introduction to Information Systems and Applications DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60032

CIS 221 - UMA Operating Systems: UNIXONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces students to the Unix operating system. Topics covered include Unix commands and syntax; script programming; and file management. The course will also cover a number of application programs that have come to be part of Unix, including editors, electronic mail processing programs, and message-passing programs. An introduction to Unix system administration, including process and user management, will be presented. Students will work with Unix in a multi-user computer environment. Prerequisite: CIS220 or permission of the instructor CR 3. William H Backman    Class Number: 71644

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 live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(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: 64860

CIS 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(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: 60033

CIS 240 - UMA Networking ConceptsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Henry Felch    Class Number: 64870

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 240 - UMA Networking ConceptsW 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Henry Felch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

CIS 241 - UMA Network AdministrationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course covers network development and management from client and server perspectives. Internet administration is included, reflecting the expansion of the network from within the confines of the office (Intranet) to the global marketplace (Internet). The two most popular network packages, WindowsNT and Novell NetWare, are investigated. Prerequisite: CIS240 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Raquel Hicks    Class Number: 60035

CIS 251 - UMA Web Authoring ToolsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Participants will explore the Web page development from the planning and design stage through site publication. Students will incorporate end-user analysis and profiling to design a site that meets the expectations of the target audience. Students will review current design specifications to create sites that follow the Web 2.0, Web 3.0, etc. standards. Students will utilize open source graphics editor that specializes in readying text, graphics, and for use on the Web, to manipulate graphics and advanced Web design elements. 3 credits. CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 69508

CIS 280 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mark Richard Goodridge    Class Number: 60036

CIS 303 - UMA Management Information SystemsTH 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Jody L Breton    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

CIS 303 - UMA Management Information SystemsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Jody L Breton    Class Number: 62119

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.

CIS 312 - UMA Advanced Visual Basic ProgrammingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An advanced course in Visual Basic which emphasizes more complicated application development and detailed treatment of topics such as databases, ActiveX Controls, client/server, and Web use. Prerequisite: CIS 212 or equivalent CR 3. J Gregory Jolda    Class Number: 69528

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 live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 314 - UMA Advanced Java ProgrammingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course will provide students with advanced knowledge of the Java programming language (JDK 1.2). The course will first concentrate on advanced principles such as events, exception handling, inheritance, interfaces, and inner classes before moving on to explore some advanced JDK libraries. These libraries will relate to the following topics: Swing, advanced graphics, multimedia, networking, security, RMI, threads and database connectivity. Prerequisite: CIS 214. CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 60042

CIS 340 - UMA Advanced NetworkingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces the student to advanced networking concepts. Students will examine network infrastructure design, advanced router configuration, analyzing data traffic, Internet routing, routing protocols, IPv6, and Voice over IP. Prerequisites: CIS240 3 cr CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 64583

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 live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 340 - UMA Advanced NetworkingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces the student to advanced networking concepts. Students will examine network infrastructure design, advanced router configuration, analyzing data traffic, Internet routing, routing protocols, IPv6, and Voice over IP. Prerequisites: CIS240 3 cr CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 64449

CIS 351 - UMA Database Management Systems: OracleONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This is an upper-level management information systems course that focuses on using Oracle's database and applications development utilities. This course assumes that the student has an extensive background using other databases (i.e., Access) and an understanding of relational databases. Prerequisite: CIS 135 and CIS 350 CR 3. J Gregory Jolda    Class Number: 69529

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 live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

CIS 354 - UMA Algorithms and Data StructuresONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course studies abstract data types and their use in large software systems, such as an operating system or compiler. Specification, implementation, use and computational characteristics of data structures such as stacks, queues, trees, and graphs are covered. Recurring concepts of computer science, such as efficiency, levels of abstraction, reuse and trade-offs are stressed throughout. In the laboratory component, students implement and use data structures to solve a variety of problems in information systems. This course is designed to fulfill the CSC requirement in the ACM computer science requirement. Prerequisite: MAT280 and CIS210 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 60044

CIS 380 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mark Richard Goodridge    Class Number: 60037

CIS 389 - UMA Topics in Computer Information Systems: Web Development FrameworksONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to a topic or topics in computer information systems not covered in regularly scheduled CIS courses for which there is a perceived need or interest. Prerequisite: varies with topic. CR 3. Diana Anderson Kokoska    Class Number: 64759

Class Notes: This course surveys both client-side and server-side Web application frameworks, such as Twitter, Bootstrap and Angular JS as well as other tools that help streamline the front-end development process. Students research contemporary Web technologies and d

CIS 389 - UMA Topics in Computer Information Systems: Oracle 11g, PL/SQL ProgrammingONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to a topic or topics in computer information systems not covered in regularly scheduled CIS courses for which there is a perceived need or interest. Prerequisite: varies with topic. CR 3. J Gregory Jolda    Class Number: 72398

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course is designed to provide a working introduction to PL/SQL programming within the Oracle RDBMS environment. The course begins with an introduction to the PL/SQL language fundamentals of block program structure, variables, cursors, and exceptions.

CIS 389 - UMA Topics in Computer Information Systems: Oracle 11g, PL/SQL ProgrammingONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to a topic or topics in computer information systems not covered in regularly scheduled CIS courses for which there is a perceived need or interest. Prerequisite: varies with topic. CR 3. J Gregory Jolda    Class Number: 72399

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. This course is designed to provide a working introduction to PL/SQL programming within the Oracle RDBMS environment. The course begins with an introduction to the PL/SQL language fundamentals of block program structure, variables, cursors, and exceptions.

CIS 460 - UMA Computers and CultureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is crosslisted with INT 360.) This course explores the philosophical, social, and economic impact of computing on culture, and examines ethical and professional policy issues. Topics include history of computing in the context of human problem solving; uses, misuses, and limits of computer technology; risks and liabilities; intellectual property; national and international public policy issues; human factors; and human-machine interaction. Prerequisite: 36 credit hours completed CR 3. Joseph Samuel Szakas    Class Number: 65545

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 live 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.

CIS 470 - UMA Project ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course deals with the factors necessary for successful management of and planning for information systems development including integration of systems development with organizational goals, planning, and budgeting; and the use of metrics, tools, and Total Quality Management (TQM) concepts. Both technical and behavioral aspects of management are considered. Prerequisites: CIS 330, BUA 101 AND BUA 223 or permission of the instructor CR 3. Larry T Whitsel    Class Number: 60069

CIS 480 - UMA InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mark Richard Goodridge    Class Number: 60039

CLA 202 - UM Mythology of the Ancient Near East, North African and GreeceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Surveys the mythologies of the ancient Mediterranean Basin, including Hebrew Mythology. Through lectures, reading and video the major deities and heroes of each culture will be presented within their cultural context, including the stories associated with them. CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 67001

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CLA 401 - UM Amazons: Myth and RealityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
The question of women and war, including the question of women warriors, has engaged people for centuries. Beginning with the mythology and mythic history of Amazons in ancient Greece, this course traces the tradition of the woman warrior in Western cultural representations (literature, art, legend). Several non-European cultural traditions of women warriors, and the testimony of women who have fought in resistance movements and war in the modern period, contemporary attitudes toward women within the military. Depiction of Amazons in contemporary fantasy and film compromises an additional component of the course. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing CR 3. James Patrick Brophy    Class Number: 68664

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CMJ 100 - UM Introduction to Mass CommunicationONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Introduces the structure and operation of mass media and the social, political and economic implications of their activities. CR 3. Paul R Grosswiler    Class Number: 63933

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

CMJ 236 - UM Journalism Writing and EditingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Bryan Picciotto    Class Number: 67916

Class Notes: Hybrid course meeting one day live. 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.

CMJ 236 - UM Journalism Writing and EditingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67915

Class Notes: Hybrid course meeting one day live. 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.

CMJ 236 - UM Journalism Writing and EditingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 72731

Class Notes: Hybrid course meeting one day live. 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.

CMS 102 - USM Intro to CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71228

CMS 205 - USM Topics in Media Writing I: Writing the Personal EssayONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Prerequisites: College Writing Cr. 3. Dennis C Gilbert    Class Number: 70815

Class Notes: Writing the Personal Essay is an immersion into one of the most popular genres of contemporary non-fiction. This unique blend of biography and autobiography invites you to develop a narrative based on personal experience and intentional observation int

CMS 265 - USM Intrapersonal CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70114

CMS 290 - USM Intercultural CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course concerns communication within different cultures (cross-cultural) and between different cultures (intercultural). We examine the values, beliefs, and assumptions that people hold as they interact with different people. The course combines communication theory and research, and involves the application through activities, papers, and group discussions. CR 3. Julie A Zink    Class Number: 71782

CMS 330 - USM Theories of Interpersonal CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70115

CMS 332 - USM Communication in the FamilyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines the role of communication in various family types. Students will be introduced to research and theory on the family and will apply findings to their own lives. Topics covered will include family satisfaction, communication rules, decision making, values, structures, autonomy, and conflict. Students will be asked to draw upon their family backgrounds for analysis and discussion. Prerequisite: CMS 102 Cr. 3. Maureen Ebben    Class Number: 69645

CMS 380 - USM Film Genres: HorrorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Matthew A Killmeier    Class Number: 70785

Class Notes: This course focuses on American horror films from the 1920s-2010s. It emphasizes the development of and cycles within the horror genre, privileging three related concerns. First, we explore the establishment and developments of the genre¿s iconography and

CMS 380 - USM Film Genres: Combat War FilmONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70784

Class Notes: This film genre course will examine the Hollywood combat war film as it emerged in the Second World War. During the post-war period, the war film became more narratively and thematically complex addressing pressing social issues and the competing ideologi

CMS 398 - USM Topics in Communication II: Conflict ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
A selection of courses varying in content from term to term. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Students should consult MaineStreet for a listing of current topics courses and the CMS homepage for detailed course descriptions. Prerequisites: CMS 102, CMS 103, and CMS 200. Cr. 3. Amertah Perman    Class Number: 71421

Class Notes: Introduction to theoretical and practical applications of managing, resolving, and transforming conflicts through communication with a focus on interpersonal, intercultural, and group conflict.

CMS 430 - USM Communication InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69646

CMS 480 - USM Gender CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71556

CMS 495 - USM Theories of CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is designed for upper class students majoring or minoring in communication studies. Based on a seminar format, students in this course will explore in depth several advanced theories of communication, mechanistic through interactive, with examples and application for each. 3 cr Prerequisites: CMS 102, CMS 200, and junior or senior standing CR 3. Leonard J Shedletsky    Class Number: 69648

Class Notes: This online course has some synchronous online (virtual) meetings. These meetings are scheduled from 4:10-6:40PM on the following Thursdays: January 28th March 24th April 7th April 14th

CMY 101 - UMM Introduction to Community StudiesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Community is both a fundamental concept and a unit of study in the social sciences. Through an examination of communities past and present the course surveys developments that have shaped the nature and workings of community and it reviews the theories and methodologies that social scientists have developed for community research. The course will be concerned primarily with communities of place with emphasis on the northeastern United Stated, although the concepts and methods discussed could be applied to other forms of community (communities of interest, virtual communities and others). In addition to lectures, media presentations and other in-class activities, students will participate in an applied community-based project. Course assignments may include reading and writing tasks and a hands-on project that will focus on the construction of a local community profile. CR 3. Matthew David Day    Class Number: 65062

COL 214 - UMA Professionalism in the WorkplaceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Morgan Abigail Huckey    Class Number: 60100

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Amy E Peterson Cyr    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. All exams are take home exams.

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64951

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.

COM 102 - UMA Interpersonal CommunicationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60101

COM 104 - UMA Communication in Groups and OrganizationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Linda S Buckmaster    Class Number: 60102

COM 200 - UMFK SpeechONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63590

COM 200 - UMFK SpeechONLINE
Mar 7 - May 6
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: 63592

COM 200 - UMFK SpeechONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 8
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: 63589

COM 205 - UMA Forms of Social InfluenceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60103

COM 317 - UMA Mass MediaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides an overview of a central influence in todays world: mass media. Their history, contemporary functioning, and future possibilities are considered. Their types (both print and electronic), systematic variations, career possibilities, regulations, and influences are examined. Prerequisite: SOC 101 CR 3. Charles G Waugh    Class Number: 60105

CON 219 - USM Lifetime Physical Fitness and WellnessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70805

CON 219 - USM Lifetime Physical Fitness and WellnessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70802

CON 219 - USM Lifetime Physical Fitness and WellnessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70804

CON 252 - USM Human NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: BIO 211 or SCI 270. Cr 3. CR 3. Ashlan Slade Oberholtzer    Class Number: 70836

CON 270 - USM Holistic Approach Reproductive HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71300

CON 280 - USM Holistic Health ITH 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
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.

CON 281 - USM Holistic Health IIONLINE
Jan 19 - Mar 11
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: 70731

CON 281 - USM Holistic Health IIONLINE
Mar 14 - May 6
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: 70730

CON 283 - USM Healing and SpiritualityTH 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
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.

CON 302 - USM PharmacologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70753

CON 321 - USM Health-Related ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Judy Bradberry    Class Number: 71166

CON 356 - USM Concepts in Community HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70734

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Mar 7 - May 6
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.    Class Number: 69527

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Dawn Danielle Susee    Class Number: 65556

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 64616

COS 103 - UMFK Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Lena M Michaud    Class Number: 65557

COS 103 - UM Introduction to SpreadsheetsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 65592

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

COS 103 - UM Introduction to SpreadsheetsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67932

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

COS 111 - UMFK Introduction to Computer ScienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: COS 103, and MAT 128 or MAT 180, or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Introduces computer hardware, software, procedures, systems and human resources and explores their integration and application in business and other segments of society. The fundamentals of computer problem solving and programming in a high-level programming language are discussed and presented with an emphasis on general software development skills. 4 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 4. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 64618

COS 115 - UM Web Design in HTML/XHTML/CSSONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68091

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

COS 200 - USM Introduction to Cyber SecurityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Lynn S Lovewell    Class Number: 71796

Class Notes: This is a blended class that will meet a maximum of six times during the semester, on Tuesdays 9-12. The schedule will be discussed in detail during the first meeting on January 19th.

COS 338 - UMFK Introduction to NetworkingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: COS 206 or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Introduces basic computer networking concepts, terminology, hardware and software components. Provides the students opportunities to establish, modify, and maintain software and hardware components of a local area network. Provides the student specific applied skill opportunities with widely recognized and utilized network operation systems. Further develops the students' understanding of network issues including network topologies, standards, procedures, security, careers, as well as the economic and social implications of networking. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 63626

COS 346 - UMFK DatabasesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: Cos 260 or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Explores database fundamentals, design, implementation, and administration using industry standard technologies and methodologies. Examines the relational database model and the newer semantic object models of database design and provides students the opportunity to model, design, and implement databases using both methods. Emphasizes modern multi-user, multi-processing, Web-enabled databases and structured query language (SQL). There will be significant hands-on components in the course. 4 credit hours. Offered odd Springs. CR 4. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 68901

COS 430 - UMFK CryptographyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: Cos 206, Mat 180 or instructor's permission. The course introduces the principles of number theory and the practice of network security and cryptographic algorithms. Topics include: Primes, random numbers, modular arithmetic and discrete logarithms, conventional or symmetric encryption (DES, IDEA, Blowfish, Twofish, Rijndael) and public key or asymmetric encryption (RSA, Diffie-Hellman), key management, hash functions (MD5, SHA-1, RIPEMD-160, HMAC ), digital signatures, certificates, authentication protocols (X.509, DSS, Kerberos), electronic mail security (PGP, S/MIME), web security and protocols for secure electronic commerce (IPSec, SSL, TLS, SET). 3 credit hours. Offered even Springs. CR 3. Raymond T Albert    Class Number: 65560

COS 440 - UMFK Cyber DefenseONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: COS 354, COS 374 or instructor's permission. Co-requisites: None. Provides a fundamental understanding of hardening and assessment techniques and a hands-on approach to the hardware and software tools and techniques associated with the protection of computer systems and networks. Examines how to protect computer and network resources as deployed in a typical organization. Explores protection of communications resources, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, and the use of various tools for system and network protection. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Mark H. Rosenbaum    Class Number: 64622

CRJ 105 - UMFK Introduction to Criminal JusticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63668

CRJ 215 - UMFK Principles of InvestigationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63659

CRJ 350 - UMPI Criminal ProcedureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Course covers the Constitution in relation to criminal justice, focusing on law enforcement and the courts. Includes probable cause, the exclusionary rule, electronic surveillance, arrests and stops, the right to counsel, interrogation and the law of confessions, the Fifth, Sixth and Fourteenth Amendments, identification of suspects, entrapment, and the pretrial process. CR 3. Lorne Gibson    Class Number: 65746

CRM 325 - USM Domestic ViolenceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course explores contemporary theoretical and policy debates on domestic violence as a social problem and crime. Topics include partner abuse, child abuse, and elder abuse. The definition and measurement of domestic violence are analyzed. Comparison of legal and community responses to domestic violence is emphasized. Special attention is given to economic and ethnic diversity as they relate to domestic violence. Prerequisite: CRM 100 or permission. CR 3. Linda J Pfaffinger    Class Number: 69661

CSE 115 - UMM Business Spreadsheet ApplicationsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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. Rhonda H French    Class Number: 64916

CSE 115 - UMM Business Spreadsheet ApplicationsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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. Rhonda H French    Class Number: 64902

DAN 106 - UMM Beginning Belly DanceF 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
This course offers an introduction to the ancient art of belly dance, still popular in the modern world. Belly dancers today enjoy it for fun, fitness and friendship. The course will cover basic dance movements, as well as basic finger cymbal patterns and veil work. Students will wear costumes and learn dance routines to sultry Middle Eastern rhythms. Offered pass/fail. CR 1. Kessie Smith-Marengo    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

DAN 106 - UMM Beginning Belly DanceONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course offers an introduction to the ancient art of belly dance, still popular in the modern world. Belly dancers today enjoy it for fun, fitness and friendship. The course will cover basic dance movements, as well as basic finger cymbal patterns and veil work. Students will wear costumes and learn dance routines to sultry Middle Eastern rhythms. Offered pass/fail. CR 1. Kessie Smith-Marengo    Class Number: 65066

DEA 152 - UMA Dental Office ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A survey of various aspects of dental office management including appointment controls, business and patient record keeping, dental payment plans and inventory control. Topics also include communications, resume writing, interviewing and management. Lec 3. Prerequisite: DEA 102 or permission of instructor CR 2. Amanda Eyles Willette    Class Number: 60277

DEA 154 - UMA Biodental Sciences IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Covers the essentials of oral histology, oral embryology, head and neck anatomy, oral pathology, and human nutrition. Lec 3. Prerequisite: BIO 100. CR 3. Laurie Ann Willis    Class Number: 61523

DEA 251 - UMA Clinical Dental Assisting TheoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Presents the fundamental concepts of endodontics, oral surgery, orthodontics, prosthodontics, periodontics, and pediatric dentistry. Students will gain a knowledge and appreciation for the specialty practices, with theories and functions. Emphasis placed on the dental assistants role in these areas. Lec 2, Lab 2. Prerequisite: DEA 101, DEA 102, DEH 100, DEH 304 and DEH 306. CR 3. Laurie Ann Willis    Class Number: 71601

Class Notes: Online lecture with on-site labs.

DEA 253 - UMA Dental Health EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Emphasis on theories and techniques of patient education and motivation. Discusses etiology of dental diseases and their prevention, and the role of the dental assistant in community dental health. Lec 2. Prerequisite: DEH 203/204, DEH 213, DEH 217, and DEA 101 should be designated as prerequisites for this course. CR 3. Tricia Ann Spearin    Class Number: 60279

DIG 510 - UM Metadata SystemsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course covers digital formats for describing the contents and contexts of artifacts with an emphasis on their use in libraries, archives, and online repositories. This includes a discussion on the need for and use of metadata in a variety of digital contexts, exposure to specific metadata standards used in a number of fields, and demonstrations of how these metadata are expressed in several output formats. DIG 500 is strongly recommended. CR 3. John P Bell    Class Number: 68753

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

DIG 550 - UM Digital PreservationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course acquaints students with the challenges of, and best practices for, preserving digital artifacts. Topics can include a survey of the (sometimes bewildering) array of formats for digital media, along with their vulnerabilities and half-lives; analysis of various preservation strategies (storage, migration, emulation, reinterpretation); institutional, legal, and practical impediments to preservation; preservation standards and resources for digital media (Media Matters, Variable Media Questionnaire). DIG 500 and DIG 540 strongly recommended. CR 3. Richard V Hollinger    Class Number: 68751

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

DIG 580 - UM Digital Curation InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68830

Class Notes: Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

DIS 520 - UM Disability: Advanced Interaction of Human Diversity and Global EnvironmentsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examination and analysis of the service, support, and community contexts in which people with disabilities live, work, and participate. Distinction between and analysis of the concepts of accommodation and universal design/access. Critical examination of service and community responses to diversity and difference. Collaborative leadership strategies to improve inclusion and social justice for all people including those with disabilities. CR 3. Elizabeth Depoy    Class Number: 68347

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

DRA 330 - UMA Dramatic Literature: Play Reading and AnalysisONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is devoted to reading, discussing and envisioning plays as literature and theater, while examining their historical, political and artistic contexts. Prerequisite: DRA 101 or ENG 102W or permission of instructor. CR 3. Christopher D Bates    Class Number: 60280

DRA 389 - UMA Topics in Film and Theatre: The Films of Alfred HitchcockTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(Topic would be indicated.) Variable topics in film or theatre will examine the film making styles of important American and international directors and their reciprocal influences, as well as how films reflect and affect social behavior and mores. Prerequisite: DRA265 or 280 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Sanford E Phippen    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Alfred Hitchcock is called the Shakespeare of the Cinema, and for good reason, because of the richness of his many film masterpieces. In this course, we will explore twelve of his famous films from the beginning to the end of his career, along with a coup

ECE 392 - USM Science in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines key principles for effective teaching of science in early childhood education. The course will focus on the ability of young children to engage in scientific practices as well as the ways educators can guide children in the learning of scientific thinking and principles in biological, physical, chemical, and applied sciences. Additionally, the types of opportunities young children have to participate in science investigations will be explored with a focus on creating learning environments that are supportive of cultural and linguistic diversity and gender-fair practices. This course will connect children¿s innate curiosity about their world with the development of a comprehensive science program in early childhood education guided by the National Association for the Education of Young Children¿s (NAEYC) developmentally appropriate practices (DAP). The course addresses standards from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the State of Maine Science Learning Results. CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 71594

ECE 444 - UM Analog Integrated CircuitsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Considers topics in the internal circuit design and system applications of analog integrated circuits. Concerns addressed include temperature and power supply sensitivity, gain, bandwith, stability and I/O characteristics. Specific topics include current sources, differential amplifiers, level shifters, op-amps, regulators and phase-locked loops. (Spring.) Prerequisite: ECE 314 and ECE 343 CR 3. David E Kotecki    Class Number: 66579

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECE 484 - UM Communications EngineeringONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course includes topics in digital communications systems, multiplexing, signal space, modulation, coding, and information theory. Concepts such as data compression, protection, and transmission in wireless and wired networks are studied as well. Real world examples from Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee and WiMax standards enriches the practical aspects of the course. Prerequisite: ECE 314 and ECE 316 CR 3. Ali Abedi    Class Number: 71611

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECE 571 - UM Advanced Microprocessor-Based DesignONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Includes techniques for developing software and hardware for microprocessor-based systems, computer aided design using a multistation logic development system, use of components commonly found in microprocessor-based systems. (Spring.) Prerequisite: ECE 471 or permission CR 3. Vincent Weaver    Class Number: 66642

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECE 585 - UM Fundamentals of Wireless CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Aims to present the modern wireless communication concepts in a coherent and unified manner and to illustrate the concepts in the broader context of the wireless systems on which they have been applied. Recent wireless standards will be studies in depth and emphasized through a course project. Prerequisite: CHB 350 or ECE 383 or ECE 515 or MAT 332 or permission of instsructor CR 3. Ali Abedi    Class Number: 68523

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECH 505 - UMF Mathematics in the Early Childhood YearsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course will concentrate on the development of mathematical concepts in young children ages B-8 in naturalistic, informal and formal settings. Using a constructivist theoretical approach, the course will embed and integrate early math development across curriculum areas and throughout the daily environments of young children. Current research and national and state mathematics standards on early mathematics will be linked to philosophy and practice. This course will fulfill the required math content area for the Maine state Birth-5 081 teaching certificate. CR 3.    Class Number: 69432

Class Notes: This is a blended course with 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, January 23, February 27 and April 2 from 9 AM-3 PM and online instruction, including, but not limited to, 2 synchronous online class meetings on Mondays, March 7 and April 25

ECH 539 - UMF Curriculum Development and AssessmentONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course focuses on building collaborative and integrative curricula that utilizes assessment for best teaching practices. The emphasis will be child-centered and include the use of inclusive classroom adaptations. Students will focus on assessing outcomes and learning goals, as well as articulating developmentally appropriate alignment with school (K-3) outcomes and goals. The role of inquiry to practice and viewing reflective inquiry as a critical part of curriculum building will be emphasized. CR 3. Donna Karno    Class Number: 69433

Class Notes: This is an online course including 4 synchronous online class meetings on Thursdays, January 28, February 25, March 31 & April 28 from 7:00-9:00 PM.

ECO 100 - UMA Introduction to EconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61646

ECO 100 - UMFK Introduction to MacroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Surveys leading contemporary macroeconomic theories. Explores neo-classical, Keynesian, monetary, and supply-side theories. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall and Spring. CR 3. Bradley G Ritz    Class Number: 63511

ECO 101 - USM Introduction to MacroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69672

ECO 102 - USM Introduction to MicroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69678

ECO 120 - UM Principles of MicroeconomicsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63946

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECO 190 - UM World Food Supply, Population and the EnvironmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68053

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECO 190 - UM World Food Supply, Population and the EnvironmentONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63935

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ECO 201 - UMA MacroeconomicsM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Robert Keyes Roper    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ECO 201 - UMA MacroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61647

ECO 202 - UMM MicroeconomicsT/TH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
An analysis of the behavior and interaction of fundamental economic entities: households and firms. Topics include demand and supply, competition, monopoly, labor markets, international trade, and environmental policy. Prerequisite: sophomore standing and MAT 12 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ECO 202 - UMA MicroeconomicsM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time. Class Meets 1/25, 2/8, 2/29, 3/14, 4/4, 4/18, and 5/2.

ECO 202 - UMM MicroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An analysis of the behavior and interaction of fundamental economic entities: households and firms. Topics include demand and supply, competition, monopoly, labor markets, international trade, and environmental policy. Prerequisite: sophomore standing and MAT 12 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: 64903

ECO 202 - UMA MicroeconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61648

EDT 400 - UM Integrating Technology for Teaching and LearningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67232

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDT 400 - UM Integrating Technology for Teaching and LearningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67231

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDT 400 - UM Integrating Technology for Teaching and LearningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Christine E. Boyd    Class Number: 69172

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDT 520 - UM Methods of Teaching with Computer TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68243

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDT 525 - UM Using the Educational WebONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Introduces methods and models of using the Internet effectively for PK-adult education. Includes emerging Web 2.0 and 3.0 technologies. CR 3. Mia Lee Morrison    Class Number: 67216

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDT 530 - UM Introduction to Hypermedia in EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Presents hypermedia tools for Macintosh and/or PC platforms. Emphasizes writing code for Hypermedia applications. Prerequisite: EDT 400 or EDT 520 CR 3. Justin Dimmel    Class Number: 67217

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EDU 210 - UMA Teaching the Dimensions of LiteracyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides a conceptual framework for understanding literacy in all its complexity and provides a wide variety of instructional reading and writing strategy lessons to promote complex literacy learning in students. 3 credits CR 3. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 60310

EDU 250 - UMA Foundations of EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60284

EDU 250 - UMA Foundations of EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64760

EDU 261 - UMPI Educational Technology in the ClassroomONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65747

EDU 261 - UMA Early Childhood CurriculumF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A theoretical and applied course that integrates and builds on preliminary courses addressing the nature and needs of young children. Theories and models of curriculum for the very young will be explored. Methods for planning and developing curriculum goals and objectives will be practiced. Relevant content and developmentally appropriate processes for meeting the needs of young children will be presented. Specific curriculum areas will be covered in depth. Prerequisite: HUS160 or permission CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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.

EDU 262E - UMA Introduction to Autism Spectrum DisordersONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides students with an introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), research surrounding the disability, diagnostic criteria, assessment, intervention strategies and laws involving IDEA and DSM-V. The course also focuses on the role of families including cultural values and beliefs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 61705

EDU 300 - USM Educational Media and TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An examination of educational media and technology with special emphasis on school-based developments and applications. CR 3. William Joseph Corcoran    Class Number: 69682

EDU 315 - UMA Mentoring Writers: Practice and PedagogyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces students to theories and applications of writing as a social practice, including collaboration, editing and tutoring. Throughout the semesters, students will engage with theories of writing and apply these theoretical frameworks in environments of practice (such as writing centers and writing classrooms). Prerequisite: ENG 101, faculty recommendation and/or prior tutoring experience. 3 credits. CR 3. Elizabeth Powers    Class Number: 63488

EDU 329 - UMA Science and the Project Approach for the Young ChildONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on early science and discovery concepts relevant to young children during the first six -eight years of life. It offers concrete suggestions about arranging the environment to provide rich opportunities for children to connect science and exploration to their own daily lives. The course meets the requirements of the State of Maine Early Learning Guidelines B-5 Teacher Certification and is designed to teach students effective strategies to recognize and promote science development in all young children. Psy 100 or permission of instructor. 3 Cr CR 3. Erin P C Zaremba    Class Number: 61749

EDU 331 - UMA Sociology of EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with SOC331). This course examines the social organization of education and its social and political context in contemporary American society. Topics include the emergence of public education, role of state and community in shaping its nature, problems of access and equality, the organizational structure of educational institutions, teaching as a profession, and alternatives to public education. Comparisons with educational systems of other countries are included when appropriate. Prerequisite: SOC101 and one additional sociology course. CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: 60125

EDU 336 - USM Children's LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69683

EDU 336 - USM Children's LiteratureONLINE
Jan 26 - May 18
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: 69684

EDU 344 - UMM Mathematics in the Elementary SchoolONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to acquaint prospective elementary and middle-level teachers with the content, strategies, techniques, materials, and organizational structures related to teaching mathematics. Topics include problem solving, logical thinking, finding numerical patterns, transmitting positive attitudes towards mathematics, and the use of manipulatives and technology. Methods of increasing the mathematics skills of children with exceptionalities are addressed. A practicum is an integral part of the course. Co-requisites: EDU 334 and EDU 337. Prerequisite: EDU 216, MAT 114 and successful completion of Core Academic Skills for Educators Praxis exam; or permission of instructor. CR 3. Daniel Qualls    Class Number: 64934

EDU 351 - UMA Teaching Reading in Elementary SchoolONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to provide prospective elementary teachers with current methodologies of teaching reading by providing theoretical background and pedagogical skills and to prepare them to be functional in techniques of teaching the reading process. Students will also investigate the connections to the other language arts: writing, listening, and speaking. 3 credits. Prerequisites: EDU 250, six credits of ELA courses as required by MDOE. CR 3. Kristina M Paterson McBean    Class Number: 60286

EDU 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Hector Sapien    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

EDU 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Tamara J Hunt    Class Number: 69489

EDU 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Therese Virginia Cahill    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

EDU 357 - UMPI Children's LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Familiarize yourself with a wide range of authors and illustrators of children's literature and their work. Make informed choices for your classroom and explore issues of diversity through children's literature CR 3. Karin Elaine Howe    Class Number: 68934

Class Notes: Note: This section of EDU 357 is only open to Non-Degree seeking candidates. UMPI Degree seeking candidates may be enrolled on a case-by-case basis. For more information please contact Shara Gardner at (207) 768-9419 or via email at shara.gardner@maine

EDU 361 - UMPI Teach Science in Elem SchoolONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Prerequisite: Edu 200. Emphasis placed upon examination of curriculum projects and trends in elementary science, selection and construction of teaching materials, study of selected topics in various science areas, research and use of science teaching strategies, and care and use of living and non-living science materials. CR 3. Wendi L Malenfant    Class Number: 68933

Class Notes: Note: This section of EDU 361 is only open to Non-Degree seeking candidates. UMPI Degree seeking candidates may be enrolled on a case-by-case basis. For more information please contact Shara Gardner at (207) 768-9419 or via email at shara.gardner@maine

EDU 362 - UMA Language and Literacy in Early ChildhoodONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64829

EDU 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60294

EDU 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60292

EDU 371 - UMPI Teach Social Studies in ElemenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Prerequisite: Edu 200. This course examines objectives, methods, materials, and assessment techniques in social studies programs. Concepts, skills and values are emphasized through the construction of a teaching unit. CR 3. Tomasz Z Herzog    Class Number: 68932

Class Notes: Note: This section of EDU 371 is only open to Non-Degree seeking candidates. UMPI Degree seeking candidates may be enrolled on a case-by-case basis. For more information please contact Shara Gardner at (207) 768-9419 or via email at shara.gardner@maine

EDU 378 - UMPI Creativity in the Classroom:Arts-Integrated CurriculumONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 15
Examines theories on creativity, creative arts, and creative people. Students will learn how to utilize materials and media used in creative arts to facilitate creative, artistic, and playful learning which can be applied to different subjects including but not limited to literacy, mathematics, science, and social studies in educational settings. This course meets the Creative Arts requirement of Endorsement081. CR 3. Wendy L Ross    Class Number: 71643

EDU 381 - UMA Teaching Mathematics in Elementary SchoolONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to provide prospective elementary teachers with current methodologies of teaching mathematics by providing theoretical background and pedagogical skills. The course will introduce ways to become an innovative teacher who supports students in gaining mathematical knowledge through inquiry and discovery. Prerequisites: EDU 250, MAT 130, and MAT 131, or six credits of mathematics courses as required by MDOE. 3 credits. CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 63194

EDU 387 - UMA Teaching the Exceptional Child in the Regular ClassroomONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60289

EDU 387 - UMA Teaching the Exceptional Child in the Regular ClassroomONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Cynthia Diane Dean    Class Number: 72734

EDU 387 - UMPI Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive ClassroomsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68931

Class Notes: Note: This section of EDU 387 is only open to Non-Degree seeking candidates. UMPI Degree seeking candidates may be enrolled on a case-by-case basis. For more information please contact Shara Gardner at (207) 768-9419 or via email at shara.gardner@maine

EDU 390A - UMA Methods of Teaching Art (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63231

EDU 390B - UMA Methods of Teaching English (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63232

EDU 390C - UMA Methods of Teaching Life Science (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63233

EDU 390D - UMA Methods of Teaching Physical Science (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63234

EDU 390F - UMA Methods of Teaching Mathematics (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63235

EDU 390G - UMA Methods of Teaching Social Studies (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63236

EDU 390J - UMA Methods of Teaching Health (7-12)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 69378

EDU 401 - UMA Educational PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with PSY401). An in-depth examination of psychological principles as they apply to the educational environment. Topics will scrutinize current issues and innovative methods of instruction. Prerequisite: PSY100. CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 60297

EDU 469 - UMFK Current Research-EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - Mar 11
Prerequisites: None. This course provides secondary education students the opportunity to investigate current research on teaching and learning. Pre-service teachers will acquire insight into how current research informs educational practice in the modern classroom. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Bruno G Hicks    Class Number: 69230

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

EDU 521 - USM Digital Literacies and EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
In this course, students explore the use of technology in K-12 education with a focus on literacy in the 21st century. Learners gain insight and experience in the effective integration of technology in literacy education through experiential learning, discussion, readings, and design of lessons and activities. Students examine related educational and societal issues through both academic and mainstream lenses in the context of relevant standards Cr 3. CR 3. Susan Barrows Maloney    Class Number: 70709

EDU 524 - UMF Advanced Math MethodsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 20
This course is designed for elementary teachers who wish to increase both their math content knowledge and the methods they use to teach math content. Participants will increase their content knowledge in the mathematics they teach; increase their understanding of how children learn mathematics; increase their understanding of themselves as a mathematicians ; increase their confidence as math teachers; increase their familiarity with the variety of math resources and materials available; increase their knowledge of the national math standards as well as the current research on math education; increase their ability to create a constructivist mathematics curriculum. CR 3. Shannon Larsen    Class Number: 72753

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings starting January 20 at Mt. View Elementary School in Thorndike on Wednesday, January 20 from 3:00 - 5:30 PM, and Fridays, February 12 and March 4 from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

EDU 532 - UMF Mathematics Leadership K-12: The Art of Mathematics Coaching and SupervisionONLINE
Jan 30 - Apr 30
The content of this course is specific to the skills and concepts needed as an emergent mathematics leader/specialist as they support the development of mathematics educators. The focus of this course will be: the strategies of clinical supervision; the understanding of the aspects of coaching; the ability to give targeted feedback; the understanding of being a teacher-leader in the culture of a school. This work will give the enrollee the foundation for becoming a mathematics leader using mentoring and supervision. CR 3. Margaret Griswold    Class Number: 64325

Class Notes: Blended course with 3 face-to-face classes at Reeds Brook Middle School on Saturdays, February 7, March 28 and May 16 from 9 AM-3 PM and online instruction.

EDU 551 - UMF Changing Educational Organizations in a Diverse WorldONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course is designed to provide an overview of educational organizations and the change process with attention to the impact of diversity on the local context. It draws on literature about organizational behavior, change, diversity, leadership, and professional learning communities. The course begins with an analysis of organizations and moves to a focused examination of the change process. Specifically it will support a framework that acknowledges the important role that families, communities, and culture play on educational practice. CR 3.    Class Number: 69440

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction starting January 20, one synchronous online class on Wednesday, January 27 from 5:00-8:00 PM, and 2 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, March 19 and April 30 from 9:00 AM -3:00 PM.

EDU 552 - UMF Supervision and Evaluation of School PersonnelONLINE
Jan 4 - Mar 12
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: 69443

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMPI on Saturdays, January 9, February 6 & March 5 from 9 AM- 2 PM. Snow dates January 23, February 27 & March 12.

EDU 553 - UMF Finance for School AdministratorsONLINE
Feb 22 - Apr 30
EDU 553 presents a comprehensive introduction to resource acquisition, management, and leadership at the school level. Further, it is designed to engage students in exploring the practical realities of resource leadership and to examine in depth their own skills and knowledge in light of their goals for school leadership. Specifically, in the course students will: 1) develop a comprehensive understanding of resource acquisition, management, and deployment as a central part of their leadership effectiveness. 2) understand the procedural and legal parameters for financial and other resource acquisition, management, and deployment. 3) build skills and understanding for leading this dimension of the school effectively. CR 3. Michael R Cormier    Class Number: 69444

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction and 4 face-to-face class meetings at UMF on Saturdays, March 12 & 19 and April 2 & 30 from 8:30 AM-1:30 PM.

EDU 553 - UMF Finance for School AdministratorsONLINE
Jan 20 - Jun 4
EDU 553 presents a comprehensive introduction to resource acquisition, management, and leadership at the school level. Further, it is designed to engage students in exploring the practical realities of resource leadership and to examine in depth their own skills and knowledge in light of their goals for school leadership. Specifically, in the course students will: 1) develop a comprehensive understanding of resource acquisition, management, and deployment as a central part of their leadership effectiveness. 2) understand the procedural and legal parameters for financial and other resource acquisition, management, and deployment. 3) build skills and understanding for leading this dimension of the school effectively. CR 3. Michael R Cormier    Class Number: 69446

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction starting March 21 and 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMPI on Saturdays, April 9, May 7 and June 4 from 9:00 AM -3:00 PM.

EDU 558 - USM Content-Based Curriculum for English Language LearnersONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course focuses on the factors necessary for the development and implementation of relevant content learning for second language students of all age and proficiency levels in the public school setting. The course explores the theoretical background and models of strategies for insuring competent delivery of appropriate language and content in a multilingual context. A co-construction approach incorporating the backgrounds and experiences of course participants is the principle methodological approach. The framework of the course is a pedagogical focus that incorporates scaffolding, differentiated instruction, independent learning strategies, critical thinking, and assessment. Cr 3. CR 3. Andrea Stairs    Class Number: 71320

EDU 563 - USM ESL Testing and AssessmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The focus of this course is on learner-centered approaches to constructive evaluation of language and content. Emphasis is predominantly on authentic, performance-based assessment practices but also include the role of criterion-and norm-based formal testing procedures within a holistic evaluation framework. Comprehensive evaluation of language involves the whole learner, including an integrated approach incorporating socio-cultural, academic, and cognitive perspectives. Also included is an understanding of biases influencing formalized second language testing. Cr 3. CR 3. Alexander Lapidus    Class Number: 70556

EDU 568 - UMF Communication Tools for Teaching and Learning in Proficiency-Based EducationONLINE
Jan 4 - Mar 31
The goal of this course is to develop student-centered learning through technology integration and proficiency-based approaches. Themes include: using technology effectively in the classroom to promote 21st century skills; identifying ways students and teachers can use technology to enhance learning through research, communication, collaboration, and productivity strategies and tools; providing hands-on learning and the creation of curricular units and assessments, which address state and national academic and technology standards; facilitating student-centered classrooms that encourage student self-direction and higher-order thinking. CR 3. Sarah Jane Irish    Class Number: 69484

Class Notes: This is an online course to include a synchronous online class meeting during each module, dates and times to be determined by the class.

EDU 568 - UMF Communication Tools for Teaching and Learning in Proficiency-Based EducationONLINE
Apr 1 - Jun 24
The goal of this course is to develop student-centered learning through technology integration and proficiency-based approaches. Themes include: using technology effectively in the classroom to promote 21st century skills; identifying ways students and teachers can use technology to enhance learning through research, communication, collaboration, and productivity strategies and tools; providing hands-on learning and the creation of curricular units and assessments, which address state and national academic and technology standards; facilitating student-centered classrooms that encourage student self-direction and higher-order thinking. CR 3. Sarah Jane Irish    Class Number: 72767

Class Notes: This is an online course to include a synchronous online class meeting during each module, dates and times to be determined by the class.

EDU 572 - UMF Technology as a Change AgentONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Many teachers with expertise in educational technology are relied upon to take leadership positions with technology integration/advocacy, professional development, grant writing, technology purchasing, etc. However, they seldom have expertise in how to be leaders and agents for change at the organizational level. Every school and situation is different, and there are no ¿silver bullets¿ or one-size-fits-all lists of rules, but knowing the right questions to ask can mean the difference between effective leadership and frustration. CR 3. Joella Ashley Montgomery    Class Number: 69485

Class Notes: This is an online course to include synchronous online class meetings, dates and times to be determined after the class starts.

EDU 575 - UMF Instructional LeadershipONLINE
Apr 2 - May 21
This course is designed to build on participants¿ prior knowledge of the foundations of proficiency-based education (PBE). The course will focus on instructional leadership practices that are useful and effective in the PBE classroom. Participants will analyze research on instruction and assessment practices; reflect on their local practices; create plans for improvement; and gather data to inform further action. The coursework will also explore leadership theory, the role of strategic planning, the change process, and strategies needed to successfully maintain and update a proficiency-based curriculum design CR 3. Heather Jane Perry    Class Number: 69510

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction starting April 2 with 3 face-to-face class meetings at UMPI on Saturdays, April 9, May 7 and May 21 from 9:00 AM-3:00 PM.

EDU 584 - UMF Curric, Instruc, & Assessmnt II: Data Informed Decision Making for Digital Age Tchng & LearningONLINE
Jan 20 - May 7
Participants in this course will investigate the cycle of program evaluation: design, implementation, management, and evaluation. The effects of reform initiatives on the stakeholders in educational environments will be investigated and critiqued. An emphasis is placed on developing a collaborative culture in educational environments that enhances teacher agency, builds instructional capacity, and enables every student to learn. CR 3. Meredith Swallow    Class Number: 64318

Class Notes: Blended course with 3 face-to-face classes on Saturdays, January 23, March 26 and May 7 from 9 AM-2 PM.

EDU 587 - UMF Field-Based Research IIONLINE
Jan 20 - May 7
This course is designed to be the capstone in the Master of Science in Education program. In this course, students will carry out the action research plans designed in EDU 586 Field-Based Research I. Further, this course is a forum for analysis and reflection on the theoretical and experiential knowledge gained through the action research process to generate an informed, multi-faceted perspective on the practice of education. CR 3. Christopher Strople    Class Number: 64317

Class Notes: $50.00 Course Fee This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. On-campus class meetings will be held on Tuesdays, January 21 and March 18 from 4 to 7:30 PM, and May 3 from 10 to 11:30 AM.

EDU 600 - USM Research Methods and TechniquesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69994

EGN 210 - USM Technical WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Virginia L Wilder Cross    Class Number: 71575

EHD 203 - UM Educational PsychologyONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
A scientific study of human development, learning, cognition and teaching. Emphasis on theory and research and their application to educational problems. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Sidney Mitchell    Class Number: 71721

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EHD 510 - UM Introduction to Educational ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
For graduate students in education and related fields. Topics include: locating educational research reports, abstracting and evaluating sources, understanding statistical symbols, examining inquiry methodology and communicating about research. Designed for consumers of research. CR 3. Craig A Mason    Class Number: 66170

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EHD 533 - UM Dynamics of the CurriculumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines problems and issues of curriculum development common to all areas of instruction and all educational levels. Provides an opportunity to acquire concepts and skills which may be applied to the curriculum development process in local school districts. Prerequisites: EHD 202, EHD 204 and EHD 221 CR 3. Patrick Womac    Class Number: 66158

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EHD 586 - UM Seminar: Action Research in PreK-12 SchoolsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Introduces action research principles and methods for PreK-12 schools. Focuses on school, family, and community relations, and legal and ethical responsibilities of teachers. EHD 521, EHD 533 & EHD 520 CR 3. John E Maddaus    Class Number: 68767

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EHD 657 - UM Education Practicum: Writing PracticumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Supervised practice in applying professional skills to administration, supervision, science education, social studies, special education and language instruction. Activity will be selected by the student and advisor. CR 1. Richard B Kent    Class Number: 66167

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ELA 342 - UMM Humans & NatureONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 65208

ELA 342 - UMM Humans & NatureW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
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
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 64947

ELC 200 - UMFK Introduction to E-CommerceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: COS 103, BUS 211 and ENG 100 or permission of instructor. Co-requisites: None. Explores the key life cycle phases of an e-commerce initiative. Students will learn how to plan, design, and evaluate web sites, how to launch an e-business from scratch, technology needed for developing e-commerce, how to market products, what ethical and legal factors to consider, and how to ensure security and integrity of data through various methods and technologies. Students will gain exposure to the managerial and organizational implications of e-commerce and the relationships between the business and the technology drivers of e-commerce. 3 credit hours. Offered Fall. CR 3. Anthony Gauvin    Class Number: 63733

ELL 480 - UM Testing and Assessment in English as a Second Language/English as a Foreign Language ContextsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68446

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 is being offered as a web based online course through Blackboard online learning environment plus 4 workshops of course instruction. A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ELL 580 - UM Testing and Assessment in English as a Second Language (ESL) ContextONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68646

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 is being offered as a web based online course through Blackboard online learning environment plus 4 workshops of course instruction. A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 5 - UMA Basic WritingM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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
Jan 19 - May 14
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
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71749

ENG 101 - USM Independent WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Lisa May Giles    Class Number: 69712

ENG 101 - UM College CompositionM/W 5:00 PM-6:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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.

Class Notes: This video-conference class has an online component, live dates to be arranged.

ENG 101 - UMPI College CompositionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65755

ENG 101 - UMFK English Composition IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63738

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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 - UMM CompositionONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65070

ENG 101 - UMFK English Composition IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63603

ENG 101 - UMFK English Composition IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63760

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60298

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60300

ENG 101 - UMA College WritingT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Amy E Peterson Cyr    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61650

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72735

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Lisa M Botshon    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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: 60301

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Sheryl Hanson Ritchie    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 102W - UMA Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61649

ENG 105 - UMFK Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 68844

ENG 111W - UMA JournalismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61651

ENG 116 - UMPI Introduction to FilmONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65686

ENG 118 - UMM Contemporary Literature: Children & Young Adult Contemporary LiteratureONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Introduction to award-winning works of contemporary writers from around the world. This course allows students to feel part of a living tradition of writing, to understand the artistic and technical concerns of contemporary writing, and the ideas and attitudes conveyed in that writing. The course is important both for those pursuing historical studies and criticism, and for those engaged in creative writing. Contemporary Literature will help students acquire an appreciation for good literature and the tools to help them understand and enjoy that literature more fully. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Lynne Hepler    Class Number: 65076

ENG 121 - UMPI College Composition IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Jeffrey A Lovejoy    Class Number: 65762

ENG 121 - UMPI College Composition IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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. John R Haley    Class Number: 65767

ENG 129 - UM Topics in English: Murder, Mysteries & DetectivesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66891

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 151 - UMPI Introduction to LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 71640

ENG 177 - UMF Topics in EnglishONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
CR 4. Carey L Salerno    Class Number: 64562

Class Notes: Poetry Writing, Reading & Research. This is a course designed to familiarize students with the basic craft and forms of poetry. Students will learn poetic terminology, write and workshop poems, and build a dynamic, online research report.

ENG 185W - UMA Introduction to Mythology: The Origins of LiteratureM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
Reading and investigation of important early Western mythological texts with emphasis on Babylonian, Sumerian, and Greek mythology. Texts include myths and collections of myths vital to Western civilization and literature as well as classical works rich in allusions to mythology. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Kay L Retzlaff    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingT 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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.

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingT 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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.

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Offers students experience in writing in three major forms: autobiographical narrative, fiction, and poetry. CR 3. Leonore S Hildebrandt    Class Number: 65937

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 205 - UM An Introduction to Creative WritingONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Offers students experience in writing in three major forms: autobiographical narrative, fiction, and poetry. CR 3. Henry A Garfield    Class Number: 63950

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 211 - UMPI Introduction to Creative WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Araminta Star Matthews    Class Number: 65789

ENG 212 - UM Persuasive and Analytical WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66753

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 229 - UM Topics in Literature: Vampires in LiteratureONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63951

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 229 - UM Topics in Literature: Science FictionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66941

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 229 - UM Topics in Literature: Scandalous WomenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Audrey Le    Class Number: 66942

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 245 - USM Introduction to Literary StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69719

ENG 246 - UM American Women's LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
A survey of the main traditions and writers in American women's literature from the origins to the present. Prerequisite: 3 hours of English CR 3. Leonore S Hildebrandt    Class Number: 66944

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 251W - UMA American Literature 1900-PresentW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
Surveys the dominant themes and forms of literature from Walt Whitman through the contemporary era. Explores the American themes of disillusionment, freedom, alienation, and revolt. Prerequisite: ENG102W CR 3. Jeffrey Sychterz    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 309 - UMPI Studies in the NovelONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Consideration of the theory and practice of novels, through reading and analysis. Focus varies and may include origins of the novel, sentimentality and the novel, or the historical novel. CR 3. Lea Knudsen Allen    Class Number: 65790

Class Notes: Crime Scenes and Steamy Scenes: Readings in Popular Fiction In this class, we will specifically look at the relationship between reading practices and popular culture. What makes a bestseller? What makes a text Literature vs literature? Where is the line

ENG 311 - UMPI Poetry WorkshopONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
A workshop in which students write, read, and discuss poetry. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 65791

ENG 315 - UMA Mentoring Writers: Practice and PedagogyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces students to theories and applications of writing as a social practice, including collaboration, editing and tutoring. Throughout the semesters, students will engage with theories of writing and apply these theoretical frameworks in environments of practice (such as writing centers and writing classrooms). Prerequisite: ENG 101, faculty recommendation and/or prior tutoring experience. 3 credits. CR 3. Elizabeth Powers    Class Number: 63487

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66589

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingW 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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.

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

ENG 317 - UM Business and Technical WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66588

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Kay L Retzlaff    Class Number: 60302

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61652

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission.

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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: 60303

ENG 317W - UMA Professional WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Angela Christine Marcolini    Class Number: 65583

ENG 348 - USM Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies: GlobalizationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course investigates literature in relation to other disciplines, with an emphasis on how various fields of knowledge contextualize and elucidate our understanding of literary production. Topics may vary and include, for example, anthropology and drama, Freud and literature, literature and technology, and parallel movements in art and/or music and literature. Because of the diverse range of interdisciplinary studies, material is drawn from film, video, music, and art, as well as from printed texts. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Students should consult the Department's Course Guide for detailed descriptions. Cr.3. CR 3. John S Muthyala    Class Number: 70735

ENG 353W - UMA The Literature of WarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
In this course we will ask what it means to capture the truth of war, especially the truth experienced by the individual who imagines, experiences, survives and gives witness to it. We will explore a variety of modes used historically to explain war to the uninitiated, including romanticism, realism, modernism and literature of the absurd. 3 Credits. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Jeffrey Sychterz    Class Number: 64591

ENG 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60293

ENG 366 - UMA Children & Young Adult LiteratureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60295

ENG 377W - UMA Renaissance LiteratureW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course examines European literature (English and/or Continental) of the Renaissance in terms of its cultural, social, and historical contexts. CR 3. Robert M Kellerman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ENG 388 - UMPI Literary Theory and Critical PracticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
An introduction to literary theory with emphasis on its application to critical practice. Study of particular approaches may include structuralism, psychoanalysis, Marxism, deconstruction and post-modern theory, and feminism(s). Attention to the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary theory and its critique of the assumptions governing our interpretation of texts. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 69123

ENG 399 - USM Topics: Enlightenment Era & Emergence of Demographic IndivONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Gerald N Peters    Class Number: 70134

ENG 478 - UMFK Fiction Writing IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: ENG 348 or permission of instructor. This class continues the work of producing fiction at a more advanced level. Students will undertake both common and individualized readings and, when appropriate, identify markets for their work and prepare manuscripts for submission. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring even years. CR 3. Geraldine C Becker    Class Number: 68629

ENG 499W - UMA Senior SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course enables English majors to engage in rigorous discussion and research. Students will participate in theoretical debates surrounding the study of English and pursue an independent semester-long research project that culminates in a substantial senior essay. Prerequisites: ENG 201 and a minimum of 18 credit hours in the major. CR 3. Lisa M Botshon    Class Number: 61474

Class Notes: This class is also offered at a distance over Google Hangout. Please consult with the instructor for more information.

ENV 125 - UMPI EnergyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
This course provides a general understanding of energy resources and use. Topics include energy transformations, measurement and electricity. A wide range of energy sources including fossil fuels, nuclear and alternatives will be presented. The goal of the course is to obtain a broad understanding of these and related issues. A previous science course is recommended. CR 3. Kevin McCartney    Class Number: 65811

ERL 537 - UM Literacy Across the CurriculumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines reading, writing, studying and thinking as elements of content discipline instruction. CR 3. William Nichols    Class Number: 72646

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.

ERL 545 - UM Introduction to the National Writing ProjectONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Explores the role of writing in teachers' personal and professional lives. Examines effective practices for teaching writing. CR 3. Kenneth H Martin    Class Number: 68774

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERL 547 - UM National Writing Project Seminar in MentoringONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines effective practices for assisting colleagues in writing and teaching writing. Students mentor those enrolled in ERL 545. Prerequisites: ERL 545 and ERL 546; Instructor Permission required CR 3. Kenneth H Martin    Class Number: 68775

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERL 590 - UM Special Topics in English Language Arts and Related Fields: Seminar Readings on WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Offered as need, interest, and research require. Specific topics might include: word processor and writing instruction, comprehension and cohesion, reading and writing in the content areas, vocabulary development, reading and cognition, ethnographic research in the language arts, and teacher as researcher. May be repeated for credit. CR 1. Richard B Kent    Class Number: 66198

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERL 590 - UM Special Topics in English Language Arts and Related Fields: Seminar in Creative WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Offered as need, interest, and research require. Specific topics might include: word processor and writing instruction, comprehension and cohesion, reading and writing in the content areas, vocabulary development, reading and cognition, ethnographic research in the language arts, and teacher as researcher. May be repeated for credit. CR 1. Katherine A Kennedy    Class Number: 66197

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERL 590 - UM Special Topics in English Language Arts and Related Fields: Writing & the Teaching of WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Offered as need, interest, and research require. Specific topics might include: word processor and writing instruction, comprehension and cohesion, reading and writing in the content areas, vocabulary development, reading and cognition, ethnographic research in the language arts, and teacher as researcher. May be repeated for credit. CR 1. David Charles Boardman    Class Number: 66196

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERS 103 - UM Dynamic EarthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68114

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ERS 191 - UM Energy in the Earth SystemONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68703

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

EYE 117 - USM Nature, Society & SelfONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71332

FAS 250 - UM Exile, Migrations and CommunitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68681

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FIN 320 - USM Basic Financial ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70936

Class Notes: The midterm and final exams for this online course are proctored. The midterm is scheduled for March 2, from either 3-5 PM or 5 - 7 PM (select one time period) or by arrangement for students at a distance (207-780-5931). The final will be May 11, 3 -

FIN 321 - USM Personal Financial PlanningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71066

FRE 101 - UMFK Elementary French IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: FRE 100 or 1 year of high school French. A continuation of FRE 100. This course is designed for students with a beginner's knowledge of French to master a basic level of the interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational communicative modes. The course strongly emphasizes oral communication with the majority of class time spent on interactive tasks and language practice. Materials include film, audio activities, and short readings. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Nicole Boudreau    Class Number: 63564

FRE 101 - UMPI Elementary French IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65818

FRE 102 - UMA Elementary French IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Continuation of FRE 101. Emphasis on development of listening comprehension, speaking, reading and writing skills. Prerequisite: FRE 101 or minimum of 70% on placement testing. CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 72882

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. Proctored exams are required for this course. This is a video stream of the live class.

FRE 102 - UMPI Elementary French IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Continuation of FRE101. Emphasis on French and French culture. This course is recommended for students with prior French language experience (i.e. high school coursework or lower level French language college credit). CR 3. Claire Davidshofer    Class Number: 68885

FRE 163 - UMFK Applied French for Health Care ProfessionalsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63565

FRE 202 - UMPI Intermediate French IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Intermediate grammar class emphasizing correct usage for writing and speaking and comparing the English and French ways of thinking. CR 3. Claire Davidshofer    Class Number: 69079

FRE 204 - UMA Intermediate French IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Continuation of FRE203. 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 3 years of high school French CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 72883

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. Proctored exams are required for this course. This class is a video stream of the live class.

FRE 286 - UMFK La France d'aujourd'huiONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: FRE 200 or 201, or Instructor's permission. This course explores the history and traditions of France in order to better understand its contemporary culture. Constant comparisons will be made with North American culture. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Nicole Boudreau    Class Number: 69239

FRE 306 - UMA Language and Culture of the Francophone World IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Continuation of FRE305. 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, films, and discussions in French. Prerequisite: FRE 305 or permissions of instructor. 4 cr CR 4. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: 72884

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. Proctored exams are required for this course. This class is a video stream of the live class.

FRE 320 - UM French PronunciationT/TH 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
A formal study of the French sound system with considerable practice in phonetic transcription. Practical and remedial work in pronunciation. Prerequisite: FRE 202 CR 3. Jane S Smith    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

FRE 407 - UM 19th Century French Literature: PoetryT 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Readings of major 19th century figures, including Chateaubriand, Hugo, Flaubert, Zola, Balzac, Stendhal, Sand, and Baudelaire, with particular attention to social and philosophical themes as well as concepts of language. Prerequisite: FRE 309 or FRE 310 CR 3. Kathryn E Slott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

FRE 509 - UM Seminar in Poetry: 19th Century French PoetryT 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Movements in French poetry. The periods, groups and trends studies vary year to year. Course may be repeated for credit. CR 3. Kathryn E Slott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

FSN 101 - UM Introduction to Food and NutritionONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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. Dorothy J Klimis    Class Number: 63941

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 101 - UM Introduction to Food and NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66602

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 230 - UM Nutritional and Medical TerminologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Fundamentals of vocabulary for nutritionists and other health professionals. Web-based. CR 1. Mary E Camire    Class Number: 67598

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 238 - UM Applied Food Microbiology and SanitationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Microbiology as it applies to the causes and control of food spoilage; issues of food safety and sanitation in food systems. Upon completion of the course, students will be eligible for a Training Achievement Program (TAP) Food Safety certification. The official Certification Examination will be given on campus (Orono) during the week of final exams as scheduled. CR 3. Alfred A Bushway    Class Number: 67126

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. A live final exam will be given for all UM students on date/date/location as stated in the final exam schedule. Non-UM students may arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 270 - UM World Food and NutritionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66603

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 436 - UM Food LawONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examination and discussion of federal and state laws and regulations applying to the processing, handling, distribution and serving of food products. CR 3. Alfred A Bushway    Class Number: 68372

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FSN 508 - UM Nutrition and AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Roles of nutrients, foods and supplements in maintaining health during aging. Prerequisite: FSN 301 CR 3. Mary E Camire    Class Number: 68626

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

FYS 100 - UMPI First Year SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68886

GEO 100 - UMPI World GeographyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68888

GEO 408 - USM GIS Applications IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Students explore the use of geographical information systems (GIS) in research and professional environments. Building upon knowledge and skills developed in GEO 308, students design and execute a substantial project. Project design focuses on generating hypotheses, planning time lines and individual work assignments, and identifying technical and data resources. Projected execution is undertaken using a variety of raster, vector, and graphical user interface (GUI) software, as appropriate. Prerequisite: GEO 308 or permission of instructor. CR 4. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 70612

Class Notes: This is a blended course. In addition to online instruction, students are required to attend three 4-hour Saturday sessions during the course of the semester.

GEO 518 - USM GIS Applications IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Students explore the use of geographical information systems (GIS) in research and professional environments. Building upon knowledge and skills developed in GEO 308, students design and execute a substantial project. Project design focuses on generating hypotheses, planning time lines and individual work assignments, and identifying technical and data resources. Projected execution is undertaken using a variety of raster, vector, and graphical user interface (GUI) software, as appropriate. Prerequisite: GEO 308 or permission of instructor. Cr 3. CR 3. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 71504

Class Notes: This is a blended course. In addition to online instruction, students are required to attend three 4-hour Saturday sessions during the course of the semester.

GEO 618 - USM GIS Applications IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Students explore the use of geographical information systems (GIS) in research and professional environments. Building upon knowledge and skills developed in GEO 308, students design and execute a substantial project. Project design focuses on generating hypotheses, planning time lines and individual work assignments, and identifying technical and data resources. Projected execution is undertaken using a variety of raster, vector, and graphical user interface (GUI) software, as appropriate. Prerequisite: GEO 308 or permission of instructor. Cr 4. CR 3. Matthew Bampton    Class Number: 71193

Class Notes: This is a blended course. In addition to online instruction, students are required to attend three 4-hour Saturday sessions during the course of the semester.

GEY 100 - USM Volcanoes, Earthquakes & Moving PlatesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69740

GEY 100 - USM Volcanoes, Earthquakes & Moving PlatesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72808

GEY 101 - USM Lab Experiences in GeologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72809

GEY 101 - USM Lab Experiences in GeologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69741

GIS 230 - UMM Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Applications IONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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. Hope Rowan    Class Number: 65212

GIS 312 - UMM Municipal Applications of Geographic Information SystemsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This hands-on course provides the basic skills needed to use geographic information systems software, data and analysis to manage municipal land records, support decision-making in local government and create zoning maps. Students will primarily use ArcGIS software, the industry standard; the class will also explore low- and no-cost GIS software appropriate for municipal applications. Students complete a service project for a real-world client, applying course skills and content. The class will include streaming lectures, hands-on lab exercises and real-world assignments and projects. Students must have a computer that meets or exceeds the system requirements for ArcGIS software and has a broadband internet connection, or they must do required exercises and assignments in the laboratory. A one-year student software license is provided. Prerequisite: GIS 230, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Hope Rowan    Class Number: 65215

GIS 330 - UMM Geographic Information Systems Applications IIONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This is an intermediate course for students who have had some introduction to GIS. The course focuses on grid-based data models for visualization, modeling and analysis. Assessment will be based on problem sets, lab work and a final project. Readings, assignments, activities and discussions will cover: the raster data model, generating and working with grid data, georeferencing images and grids, basic remote sensing technologies, visualizing raster data sets, interpolation methods for generating continuous surface data, mathematical operations with grid data for spatial analysis, map algebra and grid-based modeling, basic modeling, evaluating and documenting error and uncertainty, ethics and accountability in spatial analysis, modeling and visualization. Prerequisite: GIS 230 GIS Applications I or permission of instructor. CR 4. Tora Johnson    Class Number: 65217

GIS 428 - UMM Web-Based Maps, Applications & ServicesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This is a practical and applied course covering design and delivery of web and mobile maps and applications, fundamentals of online databases, hosting and serving data and map services and basics of server management. The course will cover a variety of software and server providers, including Esri, Google and open source, focusing mainly on those with the greatest market share and practical value in the workplace. Students will work with services and cloud services in the course, which culminates in a real-world service project. Prerequisite: GIS 230 and GIS 330, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert S Bistrais    Class Number: 65546

GRN 501 - UM Life Transitions and Health in AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Interprofessional and cross-cultural overview of late life transitions, wellness, functionality, successful aging, and quality of life issues for the older adult. The health, financial effects and satisfaction of role changes in later adulthood will be explored. The physiology of aging, health promotion and evaluation, prevention and management of acute and chronic health problems, mental health illness and service needs will be examined. Controversial topics such as voting and driving regulations and qualifications for older adults will be debated and discusses. Ethical issues and challenges and end of life preparation for other adults and their families will be explored. Prerequisite: GRN 500 CR 3. Ruth Lamdan    Class Number: 68760

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  Visit the Course Welcome Page

GRN 501 - UM Life Transitions and Health in AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Interprofessional and cross-cultural overview of late life transitions, wellness, functionality, successful aging, and quality of life issues for the older adult. The health, financial effects and satisfaction of role changes in later adulthood will be explored. The physiology of aging, health promotion and evaluation, prevention and management of acute and chronic health problems, mental health illness and service needs will be examined. Controversial topics such as voting and driving regulations and qualifications for older adults will be debated and discusses. Ethical issues and challenges and end of life preparation for other adults and their families will be explored. Prerequisite: GRN 500 CR 3. Ruth Lamdan    Class Number: 68761

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HCA 308 - UMFK Managerial AccountingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: BUS 101 and BUS 211. Co-requisites: None. A study of accounting techniques and principles utilized in managerial decision making. Topics include: financial statements, cost analysis, profit analysis, budgeting, controlling, and transfer pricing. 3 credit hours. Offered odd Springs. CR 3. Leo L Trudel    Class Number: 63524

HCE 514 - USM Principles of Psychiatric Rehabilitation: Evidence-Based PracticesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The purpose of this course is to understand the origins, philosophies, contexts, and methods of mental health services referred to as psychiatric rehabilitation. Content will include dissonant and changing mental health definitions, historical emergence of psychiatric rehabilitation, promising and evidence-based practice, consumer-survivor movement and impact, concepts of recovery, empowerment, and community, family issues and roles, societal myths and stigma, and varied professional functions. PSR models that are proven effective are integrating treatment with rehabilitation, are now being acknowledged as evidence-based practices by SAMHSA. The course will also address how psychiatric rehabilitation is applied in situations involving housing, education, social relationships, substance abuse, and community membership. Cr 3 CR 3. Charles Bernacchio    Class Number: 70712

HCE 612 - USM Multicultural Counseling: Social & Cultural Foundations of Helping Diverse FamiliesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70711

HCE 620 - USM Fundamentals of Counseling TheoriesTH 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class will be meeting in 156 LAC

HCE 642 - USM Perspectives on Chemical DependencyM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
This course focuses on the overall dynamics of chemical dependency and will serve as an introduction to understanding the various stages, processes, and effects of such addictions. Specific topics will include social and psychological dynamics of chemical dependency involving family, peers, and co-workers. The roles that professional educators, human service workers, and other helping professionals play in prevention, early intervention, and the various approaches to recovery and aftercare are considered in depth. CR 3. Melissa A Rosenberg    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HCE 686 - USM Internship in Counselor EducationTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
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: VC meeting dates are: 1/21,28; 2/11,25; 3/10,17; 4/7,14,28 & 5/5.

HCE 690 - USM Individual Counseling Practicum SeminarW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 13
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 654 - UM Higher Education Policy and PoliticsW 5:00 PM-7:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
A seminar focusing on understanding and engaging with political contexts and policy processes affecting colleges and universities. Examines alternative perspectives of policy processes, including the role of policy analysis, in order to provide a basis to formulate effective strategies for impacting them. Prerequisite: Higher Education Leadership Doctoral Student or Permission CR 3. Elizabeth J Allan    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 t

HED 690 - UM Higher Education InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Integrating theory and practice in a wide variety of higher education settings. CR 2. Leah Hakkola    Class Number: 66345

Class Notes: Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HLT 386 - UMFK Health Care PolicyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63704

HLT 407 - UMFK Leadership and Management in HealthcareONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63702

HON 103 - USM Cultural and Historical Perspectives on PovertyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
In this course students will examine a wide range of texts from classical culture, early American legal and religious sources, as well as from contemporary economic and political theory about poverty--who is affected by it, what its causes are, and why it persists. Students will engage in analysis of the spiritual, political, ethical, and legal aspects of what it means to be poor. Seminars will prepare students to critically assess the historical and social attitudes towards poverty, and will include work with primary historical texts regarding the use of town farms in 19th century southern Maine as a response to chronic poverty. Required service learning at the Parkside Neighborhood Association will serve to familiarize students with contemporary controversies regarding work and poverty, public and private assistance, education and empowerment. Students will demonstrate effective communication skills through frequent writing, a researched essay, and a group presentation. Prerequisite: any EYE course (or concurrent) and honors student (or permission). Cr. 3 CR 3. Sharon E Timberlake    Class Number: 71607

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. Details for the campus meetings are TBD.

HON 188E - UMA The Interdisciplinary ColloquiumW 12:00 PM-12:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A one-credit course that connects to the convocation/academic theme and student conference. Each class meeting faculty will talk about their work in relation to the theme (once a week for 50 minutes). Students will engage in conversation online after the weekly presentation. Attendance at the Interdisciplinary Student Conference required (distance options available). 1 credit. CR 1. Laura Corlew    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HON 188E - UMA The Interdisciplinary ColloquiumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A one-credit course that connects to the convocation/academic theme and student conference. Each class meeting faculty will talk about their work in relation to the theme (once a week for 50 minutes). Students will engage in conversation online after the weekly presentation. Attendance at the Interdisciplinary Student Conference required (distance options available). 1 credit. CR 1. Laura Corlew    Class Number: 72579

Class Notes: Closed Class - Onward Students only

HON 299 - USM Honors Topics: Writing the Personal EssayONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Honors program electives include departmental courses that embody the honors experience. Honors students typically share the course with students majoring in course-related disciplines. The course may be repeated for credit when topics differ. Prerequisites vary by course topic, but include honors student (or permission). (Most sections meet a USM Core requirement) CR 3. Dennis C Gilbert    Class Number: 71068

Class Notes: Writing the Personal Essay is an immersion into one of the most popular genres of contemporary non-fiction. This unique blend of biography and autobiography invites you to develop a narrative based on personal experience and intentional observation into a

HON 300W - UMA Critical Thinking & WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An introduction to the principles and standards for thinking and communicating clearly and effectively. Intended to improve the student's ability to analyze, interpret, and evaluate issues, ideas, and problems. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or CLEP waiver, or permission of Director of Honors Program. CR 3. Sarah Hentges    Class Number: 61653

HPR 101 - UMPI Lifelong WellnessONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 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: 71637

HPR 101 - UMPI Lifelong WellnessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65748

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69747

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72696

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69746

HRD 200 - USM Multicultural Human DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69748

HRD 312 - USM The Spiritual Challenges and Opportunities of AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - Mar 15
This course explores the dynamic role spirituality plays in navigating the aging process. Within a holistic context spirituality provides a frame of reference for understanding both who we are and how we fit into the world around us. Learners will develop a basic frame of reference for the nature of spiritual experience, including theory of adult spiritual development. But given the subjective nature of spirituality, it will be important for learners to develop tools for assessing the role spirituality plays in providing meaning for people as they age as individuals. Learners will begin this process by examining their own spiritual journey from psychosocial, cultural and religious perspectives. They will then use a parallel process to interview an older individual and assess the role spirituality plays in their aging process. Prerequisite: HRD 312 students will be expected to have taken one college-level writing course and one sociology or psychology course. CR 3. Carol E Strecker    Class Number: 72633

HRD 600 - USM History & Philosophy of Adult EducONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70024

HRD 630 - USM Facilitating Adult LearningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70025

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. On campus meeting dates are Saturdays 8:30 AM-1:00 PM on 1/23; 2/27; 3/5; 4/9; and 4/16.

HRD 631 - USM The Adult LearnerONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70503

HRD 636 - USM Planning Programs for Adult LearnersONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course presents the purpose, structure, functions, methods and techniques of planning programs for adult learners. The course emphasizes practice, skill acquisition, and competence in curriculum design and program development for adults with diverse needs and in diverse learning environments. The course covers both educational and training programs within organizations with attention given to the strategic role of program design and development in helping organizations achieve their mission and organizational objectives. This is an applied course in which students plan a specific program for adult learners. CR 3. Gail Senese    Class Number: 71406

HRD 649 - USM Seminar in Adult Education and Human Resource DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This seminar addresses current issues, problems, and topics in adult education and human resource development. Participants are to select, develop, and present topics of interest to them as well as benefit from presentations prepared by the instructor. Usually taken toward the end of the program, this seminar is an opportunity to apply knowledge and skill to problems of current interest in the field of adult education. CR 3. E Michael Brady    Class Number: 70026

HRD 685 - USM CAS Completion Project in Adult LearningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70760

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 1/25; 2/22; 3/21; and 4/25. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 687 - USM Internship in Adult Educcation and Human Resource DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70027

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 1/19; 2/22; 3/21; and 4/25. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 698 - USM Directed Study in HRDONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70028

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 1/19; 2/22; 3/21; and 4/25. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HRD 699 - USM Independent Study in Human Resource DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70029

Class Notes: This class will meet in Blackboard on 1/19; 2/22; 3/21; and 4/25. Individual student/faculty meetings & interactions throughout the semester.

HTY 101 - UMFK World Civilizations IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. The course provides students with a comprehensive examination of the major developments that have shaped the modern world from the late sixteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. The course will concentrate on the developments in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Erica Nadelhaft    Class Number: 63574

HTY 101 - USM Western Civilization IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69749

HTY 102 - USM Western Civilization IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69751

HTY 103 - UM United States History ITH 5:30 PM-7:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines the historical experience of the American people through the major ideas and forces that have shaped the Republic. Focus on the exploration of America through post-Civil War Reconstruction. CR 3. William M Galloway    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HTY 103 - UMFK United States History IIONLINE
Mar 7 - May 6
Prerequisites: None. A continuation of HTY 102. Surveys social, cultural, economic and political history of United States from Reconstruction to present. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Paul Franklin Buck    Class Number: 63569

HTY 103 - UMA United States History IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Thomas R McCord    Class Number: 60304

HTY 104 - UMA United States History IIT 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
From 1877 to recent years. The making of modern America, industrialism, imperialism and other topics. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Exams are online through BlackBoard.

HTY 104 - UMA United States History IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
From 1877 to recent years. The making of modern America, industrialism, imperialism and other topics. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 62512

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.

HTY 105 - UMA World Civilizations I, Prehistory to 1500ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72736

HTY 106 - UMA World Civilizations II, From 1500 to the PresentM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission.

HTY 115 - UMPI World Civilization IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68892

HTY 116 - UMM World History since 1500ONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
The second semester of the sequence examines world history from the 16th century to the present. This much shorter period saw enormous increases in trade, cultural, political and military interaction among all regions of the world. A major theme of this era is colonialism, the rise of European state, economic, and cultural power, and the reactions of the non-Western world to that power. CR 3. Lori E Cole    Class Number: 65095

HTY 116 - UMPI World Civilization IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68894

HTY 161 - UMPI United States History IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Surveys broad themes and developments in United States history from the pre-contact period through the Civil War and Reconstruction. CR 3. John J Zaborney    Class Number: 68896

HTY 162 - UMPI United States History IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Surveys broad themes and developments in United States history from the Civil War and Reconstruction through the present. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 68898

HTY 182 - USM Latin America IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This survey begins with the shattering of Iberian colonialism, and moves rapidly into the twentieth century. Special attention is given to Mexico, Brazil, Argentina and Cuba, and their varying solutions to the problem of national development. Every Spring semester. CR 3. John R Paton    Class Number: 70156

HTY 199 - UM Problems in History: History of TradeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An analysis of a selected controversial or contemporary historical problem. In some cases the specific topic and methodology may be chosen jointly by interested students and an instructor. CR 3. Warren C Riess    Class Number: 65970

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HTY 210 - UM History of MaineONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
A survey of Maine's social, economic, and political life, from primitive times to the present. After a brief study of Native American life preceding white settlement, the periods of colonial, provincial, and state history are covered. Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing CR 3. Jennifer Pickard    Class Number: 65971

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HTY 211 - UM Maine and the SeaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Warren C Riess    Class Number: 68516

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HTY 211 - UM Maine and the SeaONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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. Warren C Riess    Class Number: 71720

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

HTY 278 - UM American Military HistoryT/TH 3:30 PM-4:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
America's experience with warfare, from the colonial period through the Vietnam era. How American wars have been fought, and the complex interrelationship between American society and the military, including economic, political and social factors. CR 3. Joseph Richard Miller    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HTY 303 - USM History of the Ancient Near East and GreeceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course surveys the early history of the eastern Mediterranean region from ca. 4000 to ca. 300 B.C.E. The evolutions of Near Eastern civilizations in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Israel/Palestine, and Anatolia are examined and related to the development of Greek civilization in the Aegean area. Special attention is given throughout to social and religious issues, e.g., the early history of Judaism. Prerequisite: HTY 101 or equivalent. CR 3. Gary J Johnson    Class Number: 70158

HTY 307 - UMM American Economic HistoryW 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
An examination of the development and growth of the United States economy from Native American settlements to the present. Topics include sectoral history (finance, transport, maritime, etc.), the economics of war and slavery, the depression, post-war policies and prospects for the future. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HTY 307 - UMM American Economic HistoryONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An examination of the development and growth of the United States economy from Native American settlements to the present. Topics include sectoral history (finance, transport, maritime, etc.), the economics of war and slavery, the depression, post-war policies and prospects for the future. CR 3. Jon Reisman    Class Number: 64920

HTY 310 - UMA History of MaineONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60305

HTY 350 - UMPI U.S. Environmental HistoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Examines relationships between environment and culture. Considers Native American land use as well as the impact on natural resources of colonization, westward expansion, and industrialization. Analyzes conservation and environmental movements. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 68904

HTY 389 - UMA Topics in History: From Revolution to RepublicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in history that are not among the regularly scheduled history offerings, but in which there are apparent students needs for periodic offerings. For associate and baccalaureate degree program students. Prerequisite to be assigned at the time to topic approval. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Thomas R McCord    Class Number: 61654

Class Notes: Examines the roots of the American Revolution from the 1760s, the war and independence, republicanism, the Constitution and Bill of Rights, and the emergence of an American culture and political economy in the 1790s. Prerequisites: ENG 101 and HTY 103. 3

HTY 389 - UMA Topics in History: History of American TechnologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in history that are not among the regularly scheduled history offerings, but in which there are apparent students needs for periodic offerings. For associate and baccalaureate degree program students. Prerequisite to be assigned at the time to topic approval. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Seth M Wigderson    Class Number: 72788

HTY 389 - UMA Topics in History: The New AfricaTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - Apr 7
(Topic would be indicated.) A course devoted to subject areas in history that are not among the regularly scheduled history offerings, but in which there are apparent students needs for periodic offerings. For associate and baccalaureate degree program students. Prerequisite to be assigned at the time to topic approval. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Peter Michael Lodge    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: The Camden Conference is held each spring with internationally recognized experts in their field of politics, economics or academics, speaking on a particular aspect of foreign policy affecting global concerns, including United States relations with a spe Meets 1/19/16 - 4/07/16, plus mandatory attendance at the Camden Conference on 2/19/16, 2/20/16, and 2/21/16.

HTY 394 - USM Selected Topics in History: World Hist in the Age of the World Wars, 1914-1945ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An analysis of a selected historical problem not already covered by regular course offerings in history will be offered. The course may be repeated for credit when different topics are offered. (Offered occasionally.) CR 3. Seth Rogoff    Class Number: 69758

HTY 394 - USM Selected Topics in History: AfghanistanONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An analysis of a selected historical problem not already covered by regular course offerings in history will be offered. The course may be repeated for credit when different topics are offered. (Offered occasionally.) CR 3. Christopher M Beam    Class Number: 71770

HTY 400 - UMPI Discovering and Interpreting Local HistoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Local History places local events in the context of larger occurences and recreates the history of the ordinary person. This course investigates local history sources and considers the ways in which local records may be used to illuminate larger historical themes. CR 3. Kimberly R Sebold    Class Number: 68905

HTY 421 - UMFK History of GenocideONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course will examine the history of genocide, paying particular attention to genocide in the twentieth century. It will focus on three genocidal moments in history: the Holocaust, Cambodia and Rwanda. We will examine the history and context and ramifications of each of these events. After examining these genocides on an individual basis, we will compare and contrast one to the other. 3 credit hours. CR 3. Erica Nadelhaft    Class Number: 69227

HTY 423 - UMPI Colonial Society/Amer RevolutionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Analyzes pre-contact period through the aftermath of the Revolution. Emphasizes colonial social structure, origins and significance of violence, views of liberty, equality, and republican government, and participation of ordinary persons in the Revolution. Fills history concentration requirements for U.S. history. CR 3. John J Zaborney    Class Number: 71733

HTY 439 - UMPI The Vietnam WarsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
This course examines the origins and consequences of the Vietnam Wars, emphasizing Vietnamese history and culture, French colonization, World War II, and the Cold War. Also analyzes the Vietnam War in US politics and popular culture. CR 3. John J Zaborney    Class Number: 71734

HUM 122 - UMA Native American Cultures IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A survey of traditional Native American cultures and their relationships to European cultures. Following an overview of traditional cultures in North, Central, and South America, representative cultures from each of the three geographic areas will be studied in detail. Prerequisite: ENG101 CR 3. Kristy Feldhousen-Giles    Class Number: 60306

HUM 304 - USM Writing Children's Literature: How to Craft Compelling StoriesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71430

HUM 310W - UMA Introduction to LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered) StudiesM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross-listed with WGS 310W.) LGBT studies considers how and why sexuality are cultural constructions. In broad terms, this course will seek to answer the questions: what does it mean to be gay, lesbian, bisexual, and /or transgendered? The LGBT experience(s) will be placed in various cultural, historical, and social contexts. Prerequisites: ENG 101. WGS 101 is also recommended but not mandatory. 3 CR. CR 3. Robert M Kellerman    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUM 326 - USM Issues in World History and Geography IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This is the second in a series of two courses that are designed to help students become more knowledgeable participants in today's rapidly changing world. Its goal is to make links between global history and modern world situations, as well as find the locations on a map. In other words, it is a primer in "global citizenship." This course covers the period from the Age of Modern Exploration (ca. 1500) to the present. 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: 71197

HUM 350W - UMA Franco-Americans: Cultural Identity in ContextF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course offers the opportunity to learn about the history and culture of Franco-American New England from socio-linguistic, historical, and literary perspectives. Students will be encouraged to think about cultural identity in general, and to personalize the course by reflecting on their own background and identity. 3 Cr. Prerequisites: ENG101 or permission from the instructor. CR 3. Chelsea Ray    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUM 380 - UMA Comments, Tweets, and Texts: The Language of the Social NetworkTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
How has digital communication affected our understanding of language and our connectedness to others? This online seminar will use social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter to highlight the way we write, publish, and interact online. In addition to processing social networking texts, we'll also evaluate blogs serving a variety of purposes from informing to entertaining us, noting the differences in their tone and complexity. Prerequisite: ENG 101 or permission of instructor. 3CR CR 3. Michelle B Lisi    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Meets live on the following dates: 1/21, 2/11, 3/10, 4/7 and 5/5.

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mary Jo Jakab    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mary Jo Jakab    Class Number: 72347

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 101 - UMA Introduction to Human ServicesONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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. Mary Jo Jakab    Class Number: 64762

HUS 125 - UMA Chemical DependencyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64952

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 DependencyW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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 Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 130 - UMA Developmental DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Explores the physiological, educational, psychological, and familial characteristics of developmental disabilities for children and adults. Mental retardation, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autistic disorder and other disabilities will be presented within current and historical contexts regarding public attitudes, diagnostic criteria and services. CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 61699

HUS 134 - UMA Cultural Competence in the Helping ProfessionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61700

HUS 204 - UMA PracticumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Offers students the opportunity to work under supervision in a public or private agency for approximately 16 hours a week per semester {220 total hours}. Students maintain weekly contact with the instructor to report on progress of established goals and objectives. Preparation of a comprehensive portfolio is required. Prerequisite: a minimum of 45 credits toward a degree in MH&HUS, including COL 214. 6 credits. CR 6. Kim Marie Lane    Class Number: 69203

HUS 212 - UMA Case ManagementT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Amy Line    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 212 - UMA Case ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Amy Line    Class Number: 64953

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 212 - UMA Case ManagementTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Michael J Desisto    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 215 - UMA Introduction to Therapeutic ActivitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64954

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 215 - UMA Introduction to Therapeutic ActivitiesM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 218 - UMA Community Mental HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Kim Marie Lane    Class Number: 61589

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Meets live on alternating Thursdays, on the following dates ONLY: 1/21, 2/4, 2/25, 3/10, 3/24, 4/14, 4/28, 5/12 The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

HUS 218 - UMA Community Mental HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64955

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
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 220 - UMA Child Mental HealthW 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 220 - UMA Child Mental HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64716

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 222 - UMA Psychosocial RehabilitationM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

HUS 229 - UMA Models of AddictionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 61702

HUS 232 - UMA Crisis CounselingTH 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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.

HUS 233 - UMA Sexual Abuse and TraumaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64956

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 233 - UMA Sexual Abuse and TraumaW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Exams are online through BlackBoard.

HUS 261 - UMA Early Childhood CurriculumF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A theoretical and applied course that integrates and builds on preliminary courses addressing the nature and needs of young children. Theories and models of curriculum for the very young will be explored. Methods for planning and developing curriculum goals and objectives will be practiced. Relevant content and developmentally appropriate processes for meeting the needs of young children will be presented. Specific curriculum areas will be covered in depth. Prerequisite: HUS160 or permission CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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.

HUS 262E - UMA Introduction to Autism Spectrum DisordersONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides students with an introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), research surrounding the disability, diagnostic criteria, assessment, intervention strategies and laws involving IDEA and DSM-V. The course also focuses on the role of families including cultural values and beliefs. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Patricia Morris Clark    Class Number: 61704

HUS 263 - UMA Family InteractionsW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 263 - UMA Family InteractionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 65758

HUS 263 - UMA Family InteractionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64758

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 305 - UMA Group ProcessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64957

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 305 - UMA Group ProcessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mary Jo Jakab    Class Number: 61707

HUS 305 - UMA Group ProcessT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 306 - UMA Behavior ModificationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The principles of operant conditioning and applications to the understanding and control of behavior in everyday life situations including the classroom. Prerequisite: PSY 100. 3 credits. CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 69294

HUS 308 - UMA Assessment and PlanningONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61708

HUS 316 - UMA Applied Professional Ethics for Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63237

HUS 318 - UMA Adolescence, Substance Abuse and CriminalityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course integrates the study of adolescent development, alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency, and criminality among adolescents and young adults. Case studies and group projects address problem definition, strategies for intervention, and rehabilitation issues. Prerequisite: An introductory social science, human service, or criminal justice course. (This course is cross-listed with SSC 318) CR 3. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: 64958

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 318 - UMA Adolescence, Substance Abuse and CriminalityTH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course integrates the study of adolescent development, alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency, and criminality among adolescents and young adults. Case studies and group projects address problem definition, strategies for intervention, and rehabilitation issues. Prerequisite: An introductory social science, human service, or criminal justice course. (This course is cross-listed with SSC 318) CR 3. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 323 - UMA Infant Mental HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 68956

HUS 326 - UMA Chemical Dependency CounselingW 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 326 - UMA Chemical Dependency CounselingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: 63395

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 329 - UMA Science and the Project Approach for the Young ChildONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on early science and discovery concepts relevant to young children during the first six -eight years of life. It offers concrete suggestions about arranging the environment to provide rich opportunities for children to connect science and exploration to their own daily lives. The course meets the requirements of the State of Maine Early Learning Guidelines B-5 Teacher Certification and is designed to teach students effective strategies to recognize and promote science development in all young children. Psy 100 or permission of instructor. 3 Cr Cross-listed with EDU 329 CR 3. Erin P C Zaremba    Class Number: 61748

HUS 330 - UMA Interviewing and CounselingTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Tamara J Hunt    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing available with instructor permission. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

HUS 330 - UMA Interviewing and CounselingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61750

HUS 331 - UMA Substance Abuse Counseling for Special PopulationsT 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 331 - UMA Substance Abuse Counseling for Special PopulationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 68962

HUS 332 - UMA Addiction & the FamilyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 61752

HUS 345 - UMA Problems and Interventions in ChildhoodTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for students who will be working with children and their families in a variety of careers social work, education, child care, nursing, etc. A broad range of childhood issues and difficulties are addressed with specific interventions and curriculum adaptations suggested. Students consider how the field has been defined by laws including IDEA, ADA, 504, and PL 94-142. Prerequisite: PSY 302 or PSY 308 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

HUS 345 - UMA Problems and Interventions in ChildhoodONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for students who will be working with children and their families in a variety of careers social work, education, child care, nursing, etc. A broad range of childhood issues and difficulties are addressed with specific interventions and curriculum adaptations suggested. Students consider how the field has been defined by laws including IDEA, ADA, 504, and PL 94-142. Prerequisite: PSY 302 or PSY 308 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 64959

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 349 - UMA Supervision in Human ServicesF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 349 - UMA Supervision in Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64960

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 350 - UMA Mental Health & AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61595

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course will meet on alternating Thursdays, on the following dates ONLY: 1/28, 2/11, 3/3, 3/17, 4/7, 4/21, 5/5. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

HUS 350 - UMA Mental Health & AgingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Mary Jo Jakab    Class Number: 61755

HUS 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Therese Virginia Cahill    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Tamara J Hunt    Class Number: 69487

HUS 352 - UMA Interventions for Families with ChildrenTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Hector Sapien    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

HUS 354 - UMA Behavioral Health Professional (BHP)T 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course contains the required content by Dept. of Health and Human Services (DHHS)- Child Based Home Services to deliver in-home services to children with emotional and behavioral challenges. Completion of this course will lead to eligibility for the BHP State certification for children's behavioral health services. The topics covered will prepare the student with the skills and knowledge necessary to provide in-home services to families and children. Prerequisite: HUS212 and junior standing. CR 3. David Kinsella    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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

HUS 362 - UMA Language and Literacy in Early ChildhoodONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64828

HUS 364 - UMA Human Rights Violation: Torture and TraumaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross-listed with JUS 364 and SSC 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: 64864

HUS 436 - UMA Counseling for Co-Occurring Mental Disorders and AddictionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to familiarize students with diagnostic and counseling strategies for treatment of people with co-occurring mental disorder and addiction. Screening and assessment methods will be studied. The integration of treatment approaches will be covered including recovery and relapse models for this population. Interventions of motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy, medication management and self help groups will be taught. Prerequisites: HUS 125, and ( HUS 218 or HUS 212) CR. 3 CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: 63818

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 436 - UMA Counseling for Co-Occurring Mental Disorders and AddictionTH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to familiarize students with diagnostic and counseling strategies for treatment of people with co-occurring mental disorder and addiction. Screening and assessment methods will be studied. The integration of treatment approaches will be covered including recovery and relapse models for this population. Interventions of motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy, medication management and self help groups will be taught. Prerequisites: HUS 125, and ( HUS 218 or HUS 212) CR. 3 CR 3. Guy Richard Cousins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

HUS 460 - UMA Pre-Internship SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 63931

HUS 461 - UMA Internship in Mental Health & Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60050

HUS 462 - UMA Capstone Internship in Mental Health/Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60051

HUS 463 - UMA Capstone Internship in Mental Health & Human ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60052

ICD 510 - UM Topics in Creative Production: Writng for Perf, Pub & ScreenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course will provide diverse, topical explorations on process, and/or tools for innovative development and technical means of production for creative work. Although topics will vary from semester to semester, all iterations of this course will focus on giving students an exposure to creativity, innovation and related tools, approaches and explorations of creativity. Emphasis will be placed on: developing creative skills, an awareness of varied forms of innovation, and a consideration of means of implementation of creative approaches. Key to all these topic classes will be a focus on each individual student building an awareness of and useful knowledge in creative production tools, technologies and applications. CR 1. Nina Shengold    Class Number: 68686

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

IDS 500 - UM Graduate Seminar in Interdisciplinary Studies: Maine & the NE BorderlandsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Mary Okin    Class Number: 66216

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.

IDS 500 - UM Graduate Seminar in Interdisciplinary Studies: Amazons: A Multicultural PerspectiveONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66215

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ILS 100 - UMA Introduction to Libraries and Library CareersONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61756

ILS 101 - UMA Foundations of Information and Library ScienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61757

ILS 109 - UMA Information LiteracyONLINE
Jan 24 - Feb 20
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: 62563

ILS 150 - UMA Introduction to Reference Services & MaterialsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61758

ILS 175 - UMA Cataloging and Technical ProcessesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61759

ILS 202 - UMA Library Materials and Services for ChildrenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course will cover the how to select and evaluate materials for children from birth through age 12. Students will learn about materials that meet children's interest and needs at a variety of developmental stages. Additionally, we will cover programming, collection development, the use of technology and other aspects of services and materials for children. Attention is paid to methods for connecting children to materials and services available in modern libraries. Prerequisite: ILS 100 and ILS 109, which can be taken concurrently. 3 credits. CR 3. Melissa M Orth    Class Number: 61761

ILS 250 - UMA Collection DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61762

ILS 299 - UMA Library Assistant Practicum & CapstoneONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61764

ILS 312 - UMA Introduction to Archives and ManuscriptsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Institutions like libraries, archives and museums gather, preserve, and interpret the various records of human cultural heritage. Students will be provided with an introduction to the theories and practices of the beginning archivist or archival student. Students will read and discuss basic archival principles such as appraisal, arrangement and description institutional and historical records in library and museum collections. Students will also learn the importance of materials preservation. Lastly, the electronic age will also be covered including electronic archives or "Born Digital" collections will also be addressed. (Note: Students will be expected to work on independent projects such as making hygrometers and surveying collections. May require travel. ) Prerequisite: ENG 101 and ILS 250 CR 3. Anastasia Spyridon Weigle    Class Number: 61766

ILS 325 - UMA Digital Library Technology and ServicesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course will explore the ever-changing nature of the services and issues in digital libraries and library technology applications. It includes an in-depth exploration of web-based services, social and physical networking, library automation, and the development and implementation of technology plans. Prerequisite: ILS 225 CR 3. Tamara E Blesh    Class Number: 61767

ILS 350 - UMA Advanced Reference Services and MaterialsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61768

ILS 499 - UMA Senior Capstone Internship or Advanced ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 61765

INA 201 - UM Topics in International Affairs: North Africa and the 'Arab Spring'ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Offers a detailed examination of selected topics in international affairs, providing an opportunity for students to integrate what they have learned about international affairs by focusing in depth on a specific topic. Topics may include globalization and its impact, democratization, role of ethics in international affairs, global stability and peace and ecological environmental issues. (May be repeated if topics vary.) CR 3. Glen Paul Holman    Class Number: 67765

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

INT 188E - UMA The Interdisciplinary ColloquiumONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A one-credit course that connects to the convocation/academic theme and student conference. Each class meeting faculty will talk about their work in relation to the theme (once a week for 50 minutes). Students will engage in conversation online after the weekly presentation. Attendance at the Interdisciplinary Student Conference required (distance options available). 1 credit. CR 1. Laura Corlew    Class Number: 72578

Class Notes: Closed Class - Onward Students only

INT 188E - UMA The Interdisciplinary ColloquiumW 12:00 PM-12:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A one-credit course that connects to the convocation/academic theme and student conference. Each class meeting faculty will talk about their work in relation to the theme (once a week for 50 minutes). Students will engage in conversation online after the weekly presentation. Attendance at the Interdisciplinary Student Conference required (distance options available). 1 credit. CR 1. Laura Corlew    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Feb 23 - Apr 7
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. James J Campbell    Class Number: 68462

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Jan 22 - Feb 19
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. James J Campbell    Class Number: 68460

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

INT 601 - UM (University Wide) Responsible Conduct of ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - Feb 18
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. James J Campbell    Class Number: 68459

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

ISS 210 - UMA Introduction to Information Systems SecurityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72397

Class Notes: 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.

ISS 210 - UMA Introduction to Information Systems SecurityM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ISS 250 - UMA Auditing IT InfrastructuresONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course covers the principles, the approaches and the methodology in auditing information systems to ensure the processes and the procedures are in compliance with pertinent laws and regulatory provisions especially in the context of information systems security. Prerequisites: ISS210. 3 credits CR 3. Betina Tagle    Class Number: 64765

ISS 340 - UMA Computer SecurityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides an in-depth analysis of the security components at the operating system level. The focus is on the basic elements that provide identification and authentication, access control and security auditing. In addition to general concepts, both the UNIX/Linux and Windows operating systems are studied. The course will examine software, database, web, and mobile services security as well as exploring new paradigms for access control on computer systems. Prerequisites: ISS 210. 3 Credits CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 64450

ISS 340 - UMA Computer SecurityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides an in-depth analysis of the security components at the operating system level. The focus is on the basic elements that provide identification and authentication, access control and security auditing. In addition to general concepts, both the UNIX/Linux and Windows operating systems are studied. The course will examine software, database, web, and mobile services security as well as exploring new paradigms for access control on computer systems. Prerequisites: ISS 210. 3 Credits CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 64584

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 live class. Students do not need to obtain the instructor's permission to participate in this delayed viewing section.

ISS 360 - UMA Business Continuity and Disaster RecoveryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course will provide an overview of contingency planning and operations by examining the foundations of contingency operations and the development of plans to deal with business continuity in the case of a disaster. This class examines the administration of the planning process for incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning. Topics include disaster recovery issues, possible threats, categories of disruptions, disaster recovery plan, developing a recovery team, backup alternatives, facility backups, electronic vaulting, off-site storage, testing and drills, maintenance, and phases of planning for recovery. Prerequisites: ISS 220. 3 credits CR 3. Raquel Hicks    Class Number: 64766

ISS 410 - UMA Cyber Security IM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
The course provides an in-depth look at network defense concepts and techniques. This course examines theoretical concepts of secure network design and provides methodology for creating a secure network defense with a practical, hands-on approach. Topics include firewalls, intrusion detection methods, wireless security methods, VPNs, and perimeter security fundamentals. Prerequisites: ISS 210 and CIS 240. 3 credits. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

ISS 410 - UMA Cyber Security IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The course provides an in-depth look at network defense concepts and techniques. This course examines theoretical concepts of secure network design and provides methodology for creating a secure network defense with a practical, hands-on approach. Topics include firewalls, intrusion detection methods, wireless security methods, VPNs, and perimeter security fundamentals. Prerequisites: ISS 210 and CIS 240. 3 credits. CR 3. Henry Felch    Class Number: 72396

Class Notes: 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.

ISS 432 - UMA System Forensics IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is a more in-depth study of the technical aspects of computer forensics. Its focus is the examination and analysis of data on computer storage media. It covers current computer forensic tools, digital evidence controls, computer forensic analysis and recovering files. This course will use EnCase. Perquisite: ISS 332/JUS 332. 4 Credit Hours CR 4. Christopher Stanley Hull    Class Number: 63857

ISS 470 - UMA Information Systems Security ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course covers a wide variety of issues related to the management of information security systems. Topics covered include access control models, information security governance, and information security program assessment and metrics. Coverage on the foundational and technical components of information security is included to reinforce key concepts. The course includes up-to-date information on changes in the field, such as national and international laws and international standards like the ISO 27000 series. Prerequisites: ISS 220 and ISS 410. 3 credits. CR 3. Kelly Hughes    Class Number: 60088

ITP 210 - USM Technical WritingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
A basic technical writing course that strengthens cirtical 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. Virginia L Wilder Cross    Class Number: 69762

ITP 410 - USM Technology Operations and StrategiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course will focus on the theory and application of concepts utilized to maintain global manufacturing competitiveness. Major topics include lean manufacturing, kanban, autonomation, visual signaling, poka-yoke, takt time, and kaizan techniques. Waste elimination, set-up time reduction, and continuous improvement theory and practices will be highlighted. Prerequisite: ITP 310 or instructor permission. Offered on a two-year spring rotation. Cr 3. CR 3. Joseph Allen    Class Number: 71605

ITP 490 - USM Cost Analysis and ControlONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course will cover the theory and application of concepts used in analysis and control of costs pertaining to planning, developing, and managing industrial operations. Concepts include financial/cost accounting, time value of money, methods of evaluating competing alternatives, economic value-added analysis, and capital equipment cost justification. Prerequisite: ACC 110 or instructor permission. Offered on a two-year spring rotation. Cr 3. CR 3. Paul Edmonds    Class Number: 69766

ITS 320 - USM Occupational Safety and HealthONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course covers the importance of safety and health in the workplace. Emphasis will be placed on the worker, his or her work environment including emphasis on OSHA and other regulatory agencies, and address ergonomics, hygiene, hazard identification, machine safeguarding, hazardous waste, loss control, and other areas of major concern. This course includes the online delivery of OSHA¿s 30 hour training program. Students can select the general industries or the construction OSHA program. Cr. 3. John R Reed    Class Number: 71144

Class Notes: This course covers the importance of safety and health in the workplace. Emphasis will be placed on the worker, his or her work environment including emphasis on OSHA and other regulatory agencies, and address ergonomics, hygiene, hazard identification, m

ITT 200 - USM Introduction to Cyber SecurityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Lynn S Lovewell    Class Number: 71797

Class Notes: This is a blended class that will meet a maximum of six times during the semester on Tuesdays, 9-12. The schedule will be discussed in detail during the first meeting on January 19th.

ITT 385 - USM Integrative ProgrammingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Organizations use many disparate technologies that need to communicate and work with each other. Integrative Programming focuses on the "glue" that holds systems together. It surveys several programming languages, including scripting languages, as each has different applications to integration. System architectures such as service-oriented architectures, programming interfaces such as Web services and REST, and programming practices such as mediation support the management, evolution and security of the information systems that support the organization. Prerequisites: COS 160/170 and COS 161. Offered spring semester only. Cr. 3 CR 3. James Owens    Class Number: 71523

Class Notes: Organizations use many disparate technologies that need to communicate and work with each other. Integrative Programming focuses on the "glue" that holds systems together. It surveys several programming languages, including scripting languages, as each ha

ITT 486 - USM User ExperienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course analyzes and evaluates properties and characteristics of human user experiences as they are related to interactions with information and computer technologies. Students completing this course learn and analyze a broadly defined understanding of human-computer interaction (HCI). Explore the fundamentals and theoretical knowledge of human-computer interaction and how to apply it in a cognitive work environment, home/personal use, and social spaces. Identify tools and methodologies for evaluating users¿ experiences using observation, numbers and statistics. Proficient in determining whether Internet tools are fundamentally designed to work for all people, whatever their hardware, software, language, culture, location, or physical or mental ability. Research and discuss how these computer technologies are changing us, how they are shaping our future, in order to evaluate their design and implementation as it fits the current and potential needs of the human user. (3 credits) Prerequisites: ITT181, and ITT241, and ITT272, and ITT281, and ITT373 or Instructor Permission. CR 3. James Owens    Class Number: 71590

Class Notes: This course analyzes and evaluates properties and characteristics of human user experiences as they are related to interactions with information and computer technologies. Students completing this course learn and analyze a broadly defined understanding o

JUS 105 - UMA Legal Research and MaterialsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Introduces research methods and the use of legal materials in preparing legal memoranda. Students use statutes, cases, treatises, legal periodicals and other authorities online to prepare memoranda. CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 60054

JUS 123 - UMA Contemporary CorrectionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Course provides an analysis of the development and effectiveness of the Community Corrections Model. Focus is placed on the structure and functions of probation and parole agencies, residential treatment programs, diversion practices and a variety of temporary and early prison release programs. CR 3. Pierrette R Ayotte    Class Number: 60055

JUS 200 - UMA Principles of InvestigationW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
Applications to accidents, crimes and other incidents. Theory and application of scientific method to such cases, including interviewing of witnesses, gathering of facts and evidence and drawing conclusions. Prerequisite: JUS 103. CR 3. Brian Paul Strout    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 218 - UMA Estate AdministrationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Prepares the student to participate in the disposition of a decedent's estate through the probate process. Covers probate procedure and documents, the rules of intestate succession, the rules for executing a valid will, the function of the Personal Representative, the procedures for Formal and Informal Probate, and the tax considerations income and inheritance of administering an estate. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 60057

JUS 222 - UMA Family LawONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Introduces the Maine law of divorce including custody and property division and the Maine law of adoption and paternity. Also covers the drafting requirements of complaints, motions, interrogatories and agreements as well as interviewing techniques. CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 65559

JUS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 61644

JUS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. J. Laurence Reeves    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 271 - UMA Due Process in Criminal JusticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Considers the provisions of the Constitution which relate to persons employed in the criminal justice field, paralegal and legal assistant field, and business and industrial security. Prerequisite: JUS 103. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 60059

JUS 296W - UMA Professional ResponsibilityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The application of legal research techniques to current legal issues of a paralegal's professional responsibility emphasizing appropriate analysis of issues and use of primary and secondary source materials to define the law of a paralegal's ethical obligations. Several written memoranda will be required. Prerequisites JUS 105 and ENG 101. CR 3. James E Davitt    Class Number: 60060

JUS 302 - UMA Juvenile JusticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The concept of juvenile justice explored through the interrelation of the judicial system, juvenile justice system, law enforcement agencies, and social service agencies. Course includes current interpretations of delinquent behavior, analysis of diverse institutional programs, and current options for dealing with delinquent behavior within the criminal justice system. Prerequisite: JUS103. CR 3. James E Davitt    Class Number: 60061

JUS 307 - UMA Violence in the FamilyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 60062

JUS 341 - UMA Law of Criminal EvidenceT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
Topics covered in the course will include criminal evidence procedure in various court systems; procedures for arrest, search and seizure; collection of evidence and other related topics. Prerequisite: JUS 103 or permission of instructor CR 3. Jeff Silverstein    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

JUS 363 - UMA Comparative International Justice IssuesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Course encompasses a broad overview of justice management styles in an emerging geopolitical environment. An analysis of judicial, enforcement, and corrections styles will provide the student with a fundamental framework of justice problems encountered in an international environment. Prerequisite: JUS 103 or equivalent. CR 3. Mary Louis Davitt    Class Number: 60063

JUS 364 - UMA Human Rights Violation: Torture and TraumaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross-listed with HUS 364 and SSC 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: 64865

JUS 375 - UMA Counter-TerrorismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This is a specialized contemporary investigation/methods course for the criminal justice/administration of justice student. Topics will include: Internet investigation, intelligence techniques, risk assessment/pre-incidence planning, terrorism, profiling, weapons of mass destruction, post-incident responses, interviewing victims, and management of critical incidents. Course may include guest lecturers, practical exercises, and onsite visits to agencies and terror crimes scenes. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing in justice studies or students who have completed the JUS core or any full-time law enforcement officer. CR 3. Richard Lumb    Class Number: 60064

JUS 390 - UMA Advocacy & Public PolicyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The purpose of this course is to create a knowledge base and skill structure so that students can assess, attempt and effect a change in public policy through advocacy. Early classes will focus on the modern legislative process, and critical analysis of public policy and the art of advocacy. Each week as time permits students will discuss current events selected by students. CR 3. Sharon McMahon Sawyer    Class Number: 60065

JUS 392 - UMA Hate CrimesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course examines the response of the criminal justice system to the hate, prejudice and bias that causes crime. Racism and prejudice will be examined on individual, institutional, systems level. Prerequisites PSY 100 or JUS 103 or permission of Instructor . 3 credits CR 3. Richard Lumb    Class Number: 60066

JUS 432 - UMA System Forensics IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is a more in-depth study of the technical aspects of computer forensics. Its focus is the examination and analysis of data on computer storage media. It covers current computer forensic tools, digital evidence controls, computer forensic analysis and recovering files. This course will use EnCase. Perquisite: ISS 332/JUS 332. 4 Credit Hours CR 4. Christopher Stanley Hull    Class Number: 64830

JUS 488 - UMA Senior Seminar and Capstone ExperienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60067

JUS 489 - UMA Topics in Justice Studies: Restorative JusticeTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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 baccalaureate degree students. Prerequisite: To be determined when topic is approved. CR 3. Robert B Bernheim    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Restorative Justice as an alternative to the punitive and expensive responses to offenders and the restricted, unsatisfying involvement of victims in the criminal justice system, will explore victim-offender mediation, restorative conferencing and circles

LAC 112 - USM Microsoft ExcelONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70675

LAC 114 - USM PowerPointONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70676

LAC 188 - USM College & Career SuccessONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Pamela V Edwards    Class Number: 71752

LAC 269 - USM Exploring Careers, Choosing Life RolesONLINE
Jan 19 - Mar 16
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: 71547

LAC 413 - USM Job Search Skills for the 21st CenturyONLINE
Mar 17 - May 13
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: 71548

LAC 447 - USM InternshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72410

LAE 392 - USM Science in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines key principles for effective teaching of science in early childhood education. The course will focus on the ability of young children to engage in scientific practices as well as the ways educators can guide children in the learning of scientific thinking and principles in biological, physical, chemical, and applied sciences. Additionally, the types of opportunities young children have to participate in science investigations will be explored with a focus on creating learning environments that are supportive of cultural and linguistic diversity and gender-fair practices. This course will connect children¿s innate curiosity about their world with the development of a comprehensive science program in early childhood education guided by the National Association for the Education of Young Children¿s (NAEYC) developmentally appropriate practices (DAP). The course addresses standards from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the State of Maine Science Learning Results. CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 71593

LAT 102 - UM Elementary Latin IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Fundamentals of the Latin language. Prerequisite: LAT 101 or equivalent CR 4. Paulette E Barton    Class Number: 66608

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

LCC 150 - USM Statistics for Informed Decision MakingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71258

LCC 200 - USM Creative Critical Inquiry into Modern LifeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Amy Amoroso    Class Number: 72424

LCC 370 - USM Toward a Global EthicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71263

LCC 480 - USM Senior Seminar: SustainabilityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71265

LDR 100 - UM Foundations of LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68833

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69771

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69772

LIN 185 - USM Language, Mind, and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Dana McDaniel    Class Number: 69773

LIN 410 - USM Ethical Decision Making in ASL/English InterpretingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course explores critical thinking skills regarding ethical decision making using a number of approaches within the set of models that explore "right versus right" dilemmas. Students learn to identify ethical issues, gather information, identify principles that may inform decisions, generate lists of possible decisions and examine them in terms of consequences, determine best alternatives based upon reflection and reason, make choices that direct action, and evaluate the outcomes of the actions they take. Working as a community of inquiry and practice, members of the class engage in dialogue with others examining ethical dilemmas, learning to appreciate the viewpoints of others, and broadening their perspectives. Among a variety of principles that influence ethical decision making, students examine the RID-NAD Code of Professional Conduct. They compare it with similar documents within the field of interpreting as well as codes from other fields. Prerequisites: LIN 332, 333, or 334. Cr 3. CR 3. Judy A Shepard-Kegl    Class Number: 72504

Class Notes: This is a blended course meeting 50% or more online. The on-campus meetings are TBD.

LIN 599 - USM TopicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 3. Judy A Shepard-Kegl    Class Number: 70720

LOS 299 - USM Writing in the MajorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71336

LOS 300 - USM Organizational TheoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72819

LOS 300 - USM Organizational TheoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Patrick Marino    Class Number: 70662

LOS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71760

LOS 302 - USM Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines human behavior in organizations: individual, group, and organizational processes that impact workplace behaviors and organizational life. The focus is on understanding factors that contribute to organizational effectiveness and the major challenges facing organizations today. We will cover topics such as individual and organizational learning, individual values and motivation; interpersonal communication and work team dynamics, leadership and emotional intelligence, power and influence, organizational culture and change. Students will engage in experiential and skill-building activities and apply conceptual frameworks to their real-life work experiences. Cr. 3 CR 3. Christopher Diez Massaro    Class Number: 70842

LOS 304 - USM Organizational Budgeting and FinanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course assesses the theory and practices of financial management in different forms of public and private organizations and emphasizes the relationship between financial decision making and organizational policy and strategy. Topics covered will include financial forecasting, the use of spreadsheets, and budgeting. Prerequisites: LOS 250 and LAC 112 or equivalents. Cr 3. CR 3. Josephine LaPlante    Class Number: 70677

LOS 310 - USM Science, Technology and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines the history of science and technology, and the social changes related to them. It examines the impact of science and technology on ethical and religious beliefs, social institutions such as education, family, and work, and on larger sociopolitical entities and relations. The course also explores the effects of science and technology on natural and human-made environments. Offered fall, spring, summer. Cr 3. CR 3. Christopher Diez Massaro    Class Number: 71262

LOS 312 - USM Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70691

LOS 314 - USM Employee RelationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course provides an understanding of the trends in legal, social, and economic aspects of United States labor-management relations. Topics include a historical overview of labor law, grievance procedures, the negotiation process, equal opportunity, and personnel rules. Includes case studies and simulated bargaining and arbitration exercises. CR 3. Michael N Davis    Class Number: 70663

LOS 329 - USM Research MethodsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70664

LOS 350 - USM LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. William I Maxwell    Class Number: 70681

LOS 351 - USM Exploring Transformational LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72668

LOS 352 - USM Exploring Servant LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72669

LOS 353 - USM Exploring Authentic LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72670

LOS 361 - USM EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course focuses on why people become entrepreneurs, the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs, the changing demographics of entrepreneurs, and the importance of entrepreneurship to the economy and society. In this class, students will examine the entrepreneurial process from the decision to become an entrepreneur through idea generating, writing a business plan, competitor analysis, getting financing, marketing, team building, considering ethical and legal issues, and developing strategies for growth. CR 3. Michael N Davis    Class Number: 71422

LOS 440 - USM Organizational Change and DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70739

LOS 501 - USM Foundations of Leadership Studies II: Understanding and Leading Individuals and GroupsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The goal of this course is to further the development of students' knowledge of leadership theory and practice, with a special emphasis on the individual and group levels of analysis. Throughout this interdisciplinary exploration of the diverse factors that impact leadership, students will engage in a variety of readings, discussions, writings, and exercises designed to demystify the connections between theory and practice. CR 3. Daniel M Jenkins    Class Number: 71105

LOS 512 - USM Deliberate Creativity and InnovationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Deliberate creativity studies investigate the theory and practice of facilitation methods that enable people, processes, products, and environments to be innovative. After exploring the numerous and diverse facets of this area of study, students should be able to demonstrate (both in discussion and practice) their ability to use their learning in an applied setting. CR 3.    Class Number: 71186

LOS 614 - USM Leading Through ConflictONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Developing skills in framing conflicts and facilitating the communication processes that help groups mediate differences is key to successful leadership. The course examines research on leadership behaviors encountered in a variety of situations including small groups, organizations, communities, and internationally. CR 3. Paul D Dexter    Class Number: 71208

LOS 641 - USM Exploring Transformational LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72671

LOS 642 - USM Exploring Servant LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72672

LOS 643 - USM Exploring Authentic LeadershipONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 1. Richard Whitney    Class Number: 72673

LOS 689 - USM Master's Project/Master's ThesisONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The project option requires students to design an intensive theory-based, applied project that explores the role of leadership in developing and/or implementing meaningful change in an organization or community. Each student will work with a faculty advisor. When appropriate (e.g., when students have a concentration from another graduate program), an outside reader will also be selected jointly by the student and advisor. Written analysis of the project will include a survey of relevant literature, a detailed description of the situation or change being studied, presentation of the method(s) of inquiry and data, and an analysis of the data and other outcomes. The written presentation will include an executive summary and complete bibliography. Projects will also be formally presented to other students, community members, and LAC faculty. Students will be evaluated on both their verbal and written presentation skills. The thesis option requires students to select a topic for intensive library research, reading, and analysis. It may, for example, summarize and analyze work in new methods or contribute a new theoretical proposal that calls for further testing or research. This work will be designed to produce an article of interest for the field of leadership studies. With a thesis advisor, the student will identify an appropriate professional or academic outlet for publication, and the paper will be prepared and submitted to this outlet. Students will formally present their theses to students, community members, and LAC faculty. Students will be evaluated on both their verbal and written presentation skills. CR 3. Daniel M Jenkins    Class Number: 71187

LSH 240 - USM Introducing the HumanitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71437

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: Afghanistan:Hist,Cult,Soc&PolONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Christopher M Beam    Class Number: 71443

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: Global Hty of World War I & IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Seth Rogoff    Class Number: 71777

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: Enlightenment Era & Emergence of Democratic IndiviONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Gerald N Peters    Class Number: 71439

LSH 340 - USM Topics in the Humanities: Empire, Ethics & GlobalizationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. John S Muthyala    Class Number: 71438

LSH 440 - USM Capstone in the Humanities: Crisis of the HumanitiesONLINE
Mar 16 - May 13
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: 71444

LST 201 - UM Work and Labor in a Global EconomyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Provides a critical analysis of U.S. labor and the workplace from a labor studies perspective, which comprises an academic area of study encompassing: work, employees, the labor movement and organizations, employment law and relations, labor economics, and the sociology of work. Topics include: a historical overview of labor, social class and work, the role of conflict, power, and inequality, including gender, race, and class, the evolution of employment law and labor relations, organization and role of unions, workforce diversity and demographics, labor and contemporary issues involving technology, corporations, politics, and the global economy. Prerequisite: ECO 120 or HTY 104 or POS 100 or SOC 101 or permission of instructor CR 3. Valerie J Carter    Class Number: 71624

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAN 301 - UMM ManagementONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Designed to present management as a science, an art, and a profession. The course emphasizes both the theoretical and the practical, presenting management as a process of utilizing organizational resources to achieve specific objectives through the functions of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 64906

MAN 321 - UMM Operations ManagementONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A focus on the application of quantitative tools and techniques to enhance decision making. This course is designed to introduce the student to a variety of those techniques, including cost-volume analysis, decision theory, forecasting, linear programming, work measurement and learning curves, simulation, queuing theory, materials requirement planning, etc. Prerequisite: MAT 102 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 64907

MAN 321 - UMM Operations ManagementF 2:30 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
A focus on the application of quantitative tools and techniques to enhance decision making. This course is designed to introduce the student to a variety of those techniques, including cost-volume analysis, decision theory, forecasting, linear programming, work measurement and learning curves, simulation, queuing theory, materials requirement planning, etc. Prerequisite: MAT 102 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAN 325 - UMM FinanceF 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to acquaint students with financial operations, management and investment planning, and technique analysis. Subject areas include debt vs. equity financing; short, intermediate, and long term capital structuring; and qualitative and quantitative decision making. Prerequisite: ACC 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAN 325 - UMM FinanceONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to acquaint students with financial operations, management and investment planning, and technique analysis. Subject areas include debt vs. equity financing; short, intermediate, and long term capital structuring; and qualitative and quantitative decision making. Prerequisite: ACC 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 64909

MAN 332 - UMM Human Resource ManagementONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A study of basic principles and procedures relating to the personnel department: job analysis and evaluation, incentives, employment, placement and training, employee services, labor relations and government regulations. Prerequisite: MAN 301. CR 3. Robert D Tropea    Class Number: 64911

MAN 406 - UMM EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to build upon the small business management skills acquired through the Small Business Management course. Emphasis is upon the application of these skills in the process of discovery, evaluation and entry into entrepreneurial opportunities. Prerequisite: MAN 221, senior standing, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 64922

MAN 406 - UMM EntrepreneurshipT 7:00 PM-8:15 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to build upon the small business management skills acquired through the Small Business Management course. Emphasis is upon the application of these skills in the process of discovery, evaluation and entry into entrepreneurial opportunities. Prerequisite: MAN 221, senior standing, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAR 101 - UMM Marketing & EntrepreneurshipONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 64924

MAR 101 - UMM Marketing & EntrepreneurshipW 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
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 323 - UMM Personal SellingONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Insights into the theories, principles, methods and techniques of creative personal selling. Emphasis is placed on interpersonal skills, ethics, and viewing sales in their natural setting as an event where both buyer and seller benefit. Students learn those aspects of sales management that make it distinct from generic management. Prerequisite: MAR 101 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Matthew Warren Benner    Class Number: 64926

MAT 9 - UMA Foundations of MathematicsF 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

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.

MAT 9 - USM Developmental MathematicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69777

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60307

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 30 - UMA Algebra IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64961

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.

MAT 100 - UMA Mathematics and Its ApplicationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An introduction to mathematics designed to provide students with essential quantitative tools and concepts necessary for further studies in liberal arts and disciplines. Topics include critical thinking skills and real life algebra, word problems, graphs, probability, statistics, and techniques of data collection and analysis. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 021 or MAT 030 or higher, or appropriate score on the UMA Placement Test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: 64962

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.

MAT 100 - UMA Mathematics and Its ApplicationsT 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
An introduction to mathematics designed to provide students with essential quantitative tools and concepts necessary for further studies in liberal arts and disciplines. Topics include critical thinking skills and real life algebra, word problems, graphs, probability, statistics, and techniques of data collection and analysis. Prerequisite: A grade of C, not C- or higher in MAT 021 or MAT 030 or higher, or appropriate score on the UMA Placement Test. CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 101 - UMPI Basic StatisticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68915

MAT 101 - USM College Readiness MathematicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70908

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
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69780

Class Notes: This is a blended classes which meet in person on the following dates: 1/19, 2/2, 2/23, 3/8, 3/22, 4/12, 4/26, and 5/10.

MAT 111 - UMA Algebra IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: 72505

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 111 - UM Algebra for College MathematicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Tandy L Del Vecchio    Class Number: 68812

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. A live final exam will be given for all UM students on date/time/location as stated in the Final Schedule. Non-UM students may elect to arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site. Completed exam to be returned to instructor by proctor. A live mid term exam will be given for all UM students on date/time/location as stated in the Final Schedule. Non-UM students may elect to arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site. Completed exam to be returned to instructor by proctor.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 111 - UMA Algebra IIT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 112 - UMA College AlgebraM 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 112 - UMA College AlgebraONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64963

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.

MAT 113 - UMM Introduction to StatisticsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65176

MAT 113 - UMA Mathematics for Business And Economics IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64964

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
Jan 19 - May 14
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 Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 114 - UMA Mathematics for Business and Economics IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64965

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. 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.

MAT 114 - UMA Mathematics for Business and Economics IITH 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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 Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 115 - UM Applied Mathematics for Business and EconomicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Tandy L Del Vecchio    Class Number: 72455

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. A live mid term exam will be given for all UM students on date/time/location as stated in the Final Schedule. Non-UM students may elect to arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site. Completed exam to be returned to instructor by proctor. A live final exam will be given for all UM students on date/time/location as stated in the Final Schedule. Non-UM students may elect to arrange to have the exam proctored at an alternative site. Completed exam to be returned to instructor by proctor.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60308

MAT 115 - UMA Elementary Statistics IW 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Robert Keyes Roper    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 117 - UMPI College AlgebraONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68920

MAT 120 - USM Introduction to StatisticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Muhammad A El-Taha    Class Number: 69794

Class Notes: Examinations for this online course will be proctored either at USM or one of the University College sites.

MAT 122 - UM Pre-CalculusONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Todd W Zoroya    Class Number: 66760

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. Live, proctored exams will be given for all UM students. Date and times will be posted in the semester schedule. Non-UM students may elect to have the exams proctored at an alternative site.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 124 - UMA Pre-CalculusT 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
A study of the polynomial, logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric functions: equations, inequalities, the Cartesian coordinate system and analytic geometry. The interplay of algebra and geometry along with the unifying role of the function is emphasized. Prerequisite: MAT 112 CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 124 - UMA Pre-CalculusONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A study of the polynomial, logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric functions: equations, inequalities, the Cartesian coordinate system and analytic geometry. The interplay of algebra and geometry along with the unifying role of the function is emphasized. Prerequisite: MAT 112 CR 3. Norma Bisulca    Class Number: 72507

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 126 - UM Calculus IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. CR 4. Jennifer G Tyne    Class Number: 66778

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 127 - UM Calculus IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. David M Bradley    Class Number: 66800

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 128 - UMFK College AlgebraONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63563

MAT 152 - USM Calculus AONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Laurie S Woodman    Class Number: 69803

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
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69805

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
Jan 19 - May 12
Descriptive statistics, probability, random variables, mathematical expectation, binomial, normal and t-distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing CR 3.    Class Number: 68937

MAT 210 - USM Business StatisticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Abou El-Makarim A Aboueissa    Class Number: 71250

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
Jan 19 - May 6
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. David M Bradley    Class Number: 65981

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MAT 261 - UMA Applied Linear AlgebraONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A study of linear algebra with a focus on the geometrical aspects and applications of linear algebra. The emphasis will be on: matrix and vector representations of linear systems, matrix and vector representations of geometric objects, using matrix methods to solve systems of linear equations, applying spatial transformations to geometric objects. Prerequisites: MAT 112. 3 Credits CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: 64966

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.

MAT 261 - UMA Applied Linear AlgebraM 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A study of linear algebra with a focus on the geometrical aspects and applications of linear algebra. The emphasis will be on: matrix and vector representations of linear systems, matrix and vector representations of geometric objects, using matrix methods to solve systems of linear equations, applying spatial transformations to geometric objects. Prerequisites: MAT 112. 3 Credits CR 3. Lester A French    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 280 - UMFK Finite Math II-Linear Systems & Models and Mathematics of FinanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course provides students with applied mathematical skills utilizing linear equations, matrices, and exponential functions. Topics include: modeling with linear equations, matrix operations, and mathematics of finance. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Krishna Kaphle    Class Number: 63562

MAT 282 - USM Statistical InferenceT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 13
This course will examine various statistical methods and applications such as point and interval estimation; methods of estimation including methods of moments, maximum likelihood and least squares method; hypothesis testing; simple and multiple linear regression; and one-factor and two-factor ANOVA. Some statistical packages such as SAS or MINITAB will be used extensively throughout the course. Prerequisite: MAT 281 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Abou El-Makarim A Aboueissa    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MAT 351 - UMFK Statistics IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Roger A Roy    Class Number: 72661

MAT 351 - UMFK Statistics IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63556

MAT 355 - UMA Operations ResearchF 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with BUA 355.) The student will be exposed to the application of modern scientific and mathematical methods to management problems. Students will learn these methods, as well as applications, both with and without the use of computers. Topics will include linear programming, sensitivity analysis, transportation/ assignment/ transshipment problems, linear regression, multiple regression, demand estimation, forecasting, and additional topics if time permits. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

MAT 355 - UMA Operations ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with BUA 355.) The student will be exposed to the application of modern scientific and mathematical methods to management problems. Students will learn these methods, as well as applications, both with and without the use of computers. Topics will include linear programming, sensitivity analysis, transportation/ assignment/ transshipment problems, linear regression, multiple regression, demand estimation, forecasting, and additional topics if time permits. Prerequisite: MAT 113 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 63125

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. 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.

MAT 381 - UMF Actuarial ProbabilityONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 64216

MBA 674 - USM Topics: Information Systems ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
A topics course exploring major issues in the management of information technology. Students completing this course should have acquired an understanding of the strategic, tactical, and operational importance of information systems within an organization, and an understanding of how to leverage information technology in the management of an organization. Topics include, but are not limited to: strategic use of information technology, emerging technologies, systems development and project management, managing information systems resources, and knowledge management. CR 3. Susan Chinn    Class Number: 70031

MES 101 - UM Introduction to Maine StudiesONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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. Ian Jesse    Class Number: 63939

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 101 - UM Introduction to Maine StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Robert Laurence Gee    Class Number: 68556

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 201 - UM The Maine CoastONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Jennifer Pickard    Class Number: 68613

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 520 - UM Advanced Topics in Maine Studies: Folklore and the EnvironmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68518

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 520 - UM Advanced Topics in Maine Studies: History of MaineONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68517

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 540 - UM Maine and the Northeast BorderlandsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This interdisciplinary course examines Maine, Quebec, and the Maritime Provinces as borderlands regions that share both cultural and natural characteristics. Introduces students to the concept of borderlands as used in literature, history, economics, public policy, anthropology, and political science. Explores differences and commonalities, conflict and consensus among peoples living in the borderlands. Examines how the meaning of the border and its permeability have changed over time. Considers how governmental and non-governmental agencies regulate natural resources as well as the movement of people and trade in the border region. CR 3. Mary Okin    Class Number: 68721

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MES 598 - UM Directed Study in Maine StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Advanced, individual study, field experience, research, and writing projects in Maine Studies. Students will work with approved faculty on request. May be repeated for credit. CR 1. Carol N Toner    Class Number: 68525

Class Notes: Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MLT 203 - UMPI Clinical Chemistry II and ImmunologyT/TH 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Jan 19 - May 12
Topics include: the analysis of proteins, enzymes, laboratory markers of cardiac damage and function, liver function, hormones, therapeutic drug monitoring, and toxicology. Emphasis will be placed on the correlation of laboratory test results with normal physiology and disease states. CR 3. Leigh Ann Belair    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

MTR 101 - UMM MeteorologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65193

MUH 117 - UMA The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and RollONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 71761

MUH 118 - UMA Golden Age of Country Music 1950-1970ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 71762

MUH 123 - UMA Understanding MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 71765

MUH 124 - UMA Music of the Twentieth CenturyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 71766

MUH 130 - UMA Understanding JazzONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 72448

MUH 190 - UMA Women In Western MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Study of the female contributions to the music of Western society in the 20th century. The course surveys the lives of women as performers, musicians, and teachers in their contemporary cultural climates. The class will include an introduction to the concept of active listening and the development of basic skills for the analysis of musical forms, textures, and melodic and rhythmic materials. Open to non-majors. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 71767

MUH 334 - UMA Jazz HistoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A close study of the artists who have developed various manifestations of jazz, blues, and rock and roll. Emphasis is placed on the origins, development, and characteristics of the styles. Prerequisite: MUS 333 or permission of instructor CR 3. Timothy J O'Dell    Class Number: 71779

MUL 101 - UM The Art of Listening to Music: ElementsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63937

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MUL 101 - UM The Art of Listening to Music: ElementsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66003

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MUL 150 - UM Rock'n Roll and other 20th Century MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Designed for students with no previous experience in music. Studies the precursors of Rock'n Roll such as ragtime, jazz, country and blues. Discusses how this music reflected and changed American and world cultures. Also examines other music that branched our of western music in the late twentieth century. CR 3. Anatole Wieck    Class Number: 68604

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MUS 100 - USM Music Appreciation and HistoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Michele E Kaschub    Class Number: 69814

MUS 103 - USM Introduction to JazzONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69816

MUS 104 - UMM Music in Film: 20th Century & BeyondONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An Interdisciplinary Fine Arts course designed to introduce students to the wide scope of music supporting one hundred years of film (1915-2015). The goal is a deepened musical literacy within the context of the film medium. The scope includes music already recognized by the student but not known (i.e. The Shining, 2001: A space Odyssey) to music by contemporary artists (i.e. Trent Reznor, Beck) to the great tradition of orchestral film composers like Bernard Hermann and James Horner. CR 3. Alan Kryszak    Class Number: 71642

Class Notes: In addition to a century of film music, Music In Film includes television and video game music, not as an offshoot, but as an independent art that contributes to the language of the film music. The role of women composers, black composers, international f

MUS 104 - UMM Music in Film: 20th Century & BeyondONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An Interdisciplinary Fine Arts course designed to introduce students to the wide scope of music supporting one hundred years of film (1915-2015). The goal is a deepened musical literacy within the context of the film medium. The scope includes music already recognized by the student but not known (i.e. The Shining, 2001: A space Odyssey) to music by contemporary artists (i.e. Trent Reznor, Beck) to the great tradition of orchestral film composers like Bernard Hermann and James Horner. CR 3. Alan Kryszak    Class Number: 72412

MUS 110 - USM Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Thomas M Parchman    Class Number: 69819

MUS 120 - UMFK History of Rock & RollONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 8
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: 65821

MUS 120 - UMFK History of Rock & RollONLINE
Mar 7 - May 6
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: 65923

MUS 122 - UMA Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Notation and terminology, scales and intervals, chords, ear training, elementary rhythmic and melodic dictation and sight singing. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 71763

MUS 122N - UMA Fund of Music(Non-Major)ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Notation and terminology, scales and intervals, chords, ear training, elementary rhythmic and melodic dictation and sight singing. CR 3. Pamela L Jenkins    Class Number: 71764

MUY 101 - UM Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63938

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

MUY 101 - UM Fundamentals of MusicONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66034

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NAS 101 - UM Introduction to Native American StudiesONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Introduces the interdisciplinary perspective of Native American Studies. Examines the experience of Native Americans, past and present, focusing on diverse and distinct cultural areas and historical events. Explores Native Americans' integral part in the development of the Americas and the European impact on traditional Native societies, historically and currently. CR 3. Mr Gkisedtanamoogk    Class Number: 63940

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NMD 270 - UM Digital Art IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An introduction to two-dimensional digital art. Includes professional 2D and related software, input/output options and image creation and editing. Emphasizes using the tools for the production of fine art. (This course is identical to NMD 270.) Prerequisites: ART 110 CR 3. Andrew O Hurtt    Class Number: 67333

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NMD 295 - UM Topics in New Media: Vector GraphicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Topics not regularly covered in other new media courses. Content varies to suit current needs. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: New Media Majors CR 1. Matthew P Leclair    Class Number: 67780

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 102 - UMA Nursing Care of the Adult Client IM/TH 9:00 AM-11:50 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course introduces the student to the nursing care of patients experiencing common recurring illnesses with expected outcomes. The focus of this course is the impact of the stressors of illness on basic human needs. The use of the nursing process is developed as the approach for assessing and diagnosing patients physiological and psychosocial needs and planning appropriate nursing interventions. The course includes the use of the college laboratory and clinical experiences in the hospital setting. Lec 4, Lab 12. Prerequisite: NUR 101, BIO 110, PSY 100, ENG 101. Note: MAT 100 and BIO 210 must be completed prior to or taken concurrently with NUR102. CR 9. Patricia Yvonne Day    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

NUR 103 - UM Foundations of Nursing Practice IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68711

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 165 - UM Introduction to Care of the Older AdultONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68777

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 200 - USM Intro to Professional NursingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Judy Bradberry    Class Number: 69835

NUR 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(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 OR CIS 101 OR CIS 135. 3 credits CR 3. Martha Vrana-Bossart    Class Number: 64861

NUR 225 - UMA Introduction to Health InformaticsONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
(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 OR CIS 101 OR CIS 135. 3 credits CR 3. Martha Vrana-Bossart    Class Number: 60034

NUR 265 - UM Human Genetics and Genomics for Nursing PracticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68776

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 301 - UMA Health Assessment Throughout the LifespanONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course presents content of total health assessment for all ages using holistic approach. In the laboratory setting, students develop the necessary knowledge and skills to perform a total health assessment. Students gain knowledge in history taking, therapeutic communication, and a comprehensive physical assessment with clients of all ages. Students will practice and demonstrate assessment skills in the laboratory setting. Prerequisite: NUR 204/205 or RN CR 4. Victoria S Evans    Class Number: 61559

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course meets live on the following dates ONLY: 2/1, 3/14, and 4/11. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

NUR 301R - UMFK Promoting Healthy CommunitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Cheryl Roberts    Class Number: 63678

Class Notes: ***Enrollment restricted to RN to BSN students only***

NUR 302 - UMFK PharmacologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63667

NUR 303 - UM PathophysiologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
A study of the physiological, genetic and biochemical basis of disease. Prerequisite: BIO 208 CR 3. Deborah Saber    Class Number: 67261

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 304 - UMA Concepts of Professional Nursing PracticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An exploration of the nursing profession, historical foundations, holistic concepts and current issues regarding the scope and roles in professional baccalaureate nursing practice will be discussed. An emphasis is placed on the continued development of critical thinking, written, and oral communication skills for the baccalaureate nurse. Prerequisites: NUR 204/205 or RN 3 credits CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 61560

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course meets live on the following dates ONLY: 1/26, 3/1, and 4/5. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

NUR 309 - USM Health Assessment and Wellness Promotion for RNsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course provides the RN student with knowledge and skills essential to conduct in-depth bio-psycho-social-cultural health assessments of well individuals. The course includes examination of the concepts of wellness and health promotion across the life span. Prerequisite: RN licensure. CR 2.    Class Number: 70436

NUR 309 - USM Health Assessment and Wellness Promotion for RNsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course provides the RN student with knowledge and skills essential to conduct in-depth bio-psycho-social-cultural health assessments of well individuals. The course includes examination of the concepts of wellness and health promotion across the life span. Prerequisite: RN licensure. CR 2.    Class Number: 70437

NUR 312 - UMFK Conceptual Issues of Professional NursingONLINE
Mar 7 - May 6
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: 63724

NUR 318 - USM Evidence-based Practice in NursingONLINE
Mar 17 - May 13
This online course introduces the student to evidence-based practice in nursing. Using models of critical appraisal, students learn competencies in the synthesis, integration, and evaluation of current best evidence for decision-making in advancing evidence-based nursing practice. This course is open to transfer students, accelerated students and option students who have taken a research course in quantitative methodology. The student must submit the prior course syllabus for evaluation. Cr 1 CR 1. Debra J Palmer    Class Number: 71397

NUR 319 - USM Qualitative Inquiry in NursingONLINE
Mar 17 - May 13
This online course introduces the student to qualitative health-related research methodology. Students learn the qualitative research process, different approaches to research design and the distinctive features of each qualitative design. Using models of critical appraisal of qualitative health-related research findings, students learn competencies in the synthesis, integration, and evaluation of qualitative inquiry for decision-making in advancing evidence-based nursing practice. This course is open to transfer students, accelerated students and option students who have taken a research course in quantitative methodology. The student must submit the prior course syllabus for evaluation. Cr. 1 CR 1. Debra J Palmer    Class Number: 71335

NUR 326 - UMA Caring for Aging AdultsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on the use of best current evidence as a basis for holistic nursing care of the aging adult. The course has three areas of exploration: individualized aging, management of geriatric syndromes and chronic illness, and vulnerability during life transitions. The relationship between research, theory, evidence, and practice is considered. Prerequisite: Nur 304 or permission of instructor. 3 credits CR 3. Lynne F King    Class Number: 64862

NUR 352 - UMA Nursing ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on the use of research as evidence for nursing practices. Nursing research literature using qualitative and quantitative paradigms is explored. The research process, design, and findings are topics covered. The student learns to analyze, synthesize, and summarize findings of current research investigations. In addition, the student identifies a topic in need of nursing research and conducts a literature search of theoretical and research literature. The qualitative research process includes a mini investigation of a topic of interest using a selected qualitative methodology. Prerequisites: NUR 304 and MAT 115/concurrent. 3 credits. CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 61562

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course meets live on the following dates ONLY: 2/3, 3/9, 4/13. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

NUR 356 - UMA Community and Global Health ClinicalONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on using community health concepts, sciences, and theories basic to the development and maintenance of the public's health. The student will experience a clinical community health or global health experience, which uses principles 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 as the student completes 90 hours of precepted community health clinical. Prerequisites: NUR 304, NUR 301, NUR 352 (or concurrent), NUR 355, or by permission. It is the responsibility of the student to provide proof of immunization, CPR and health insurance to each clinical facility according to the guidelines in the Nursing Student Handbook. These documents must be submitted prior to the first day of the clinical course. Failure to comply with this requirement will result in dismissal from the clinical nursing course. 2 credits. CR 2. Janet G Morrissette    Class Number: 65579

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course meets live on the following dates ONLY: 1/19 and 5/3.

NUR 356 - UMA Community and Global Health ClinicalONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course focuses on using community health concepts, sciences, and theories basic to the development and maintenance of the public's health. The student will experience a clinical community health or global health experience, which uses principles 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 as the student completes 90 hours of precepted community health clinical. Prerequisites: NUR 304, NUR 301, NUR 352 (or concurrent), NUR 355, or by permission. It is the responsibility of the student to provide proof of immunization, CPR and health insurance to each clinical facility according to the guidelines in the Nursing Student Handbook. These documents must be submitted prior to the first day of the clinical course. Failure to comply with this requirement will result in dismissal from the clinical nursing course. 2 credits. CR 2. Lynne F King    Class Number: 65580

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This class meets live on the following date ONLY: 1/19 and 5/3.

NUR 365 - UM Healthcare InfomaticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68794

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 380 - UMFK Transcultural Care In NursingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63677

NUR 389 - UMA Topics Nursing: Thanatology for NursesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Seminar to identify and discuss topics relevant to contemporary nursing practice. Students will participate in an engaged learning environment, as they apply critical thinking skills, delve into the evidence base, and engage in holistic-integral experiences that support their growth in meeting the BSN program outcomes. Prerequisite: NUR 304 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 61564

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course meets live on the following dates ONLY: 2/5 and 4/8. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web. This course will explore thanatology, or the science of death and dying, from a nursing perspective. It will provide the registe

NUR 415 - UM Socio-Cultural Issues in Health and Health CareONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67133

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 435 - UM Nursing Care of Patients and Families at End of LifeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68795

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

NUR 456 - UMFK Integrated Nursing PracticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63550

NUR 497 - UMFK Senior CapstoneONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63630

NUR 499W - UMA Senior SeminarONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course examines the ethics of caring, ethical decision making, and creating change in the healthcare workplace. The course emphasizes the exploration of issues vulnerable populations face and the self-care-healing process of the nurse in relation to the nurse's ability to create change. This course is the cumulative experience in the RN- BSN program and the student demonstrates the ability to think critically, reflect, review the current body of literature, and utilize evidence in the process of proposing change in the healthcare workplace and personal nursing practices. Prerequisites: NUR 304, NUR 352, NUR 410, ENG 101 and NUR 355, NUR 356 (which may be taken concurrently) CR 3. Carey Clark    Class Number: 61563

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements This course will meet live at the following times ONLY: on 2/10 and 4/6 from 1:00-3:45 and on 5/4 from 4:00-6:45. The remaining course material will be delivered via the web.

NUR 508 - UM Advanced Pharmacology and Therapeutics: Nurse PractitionerONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
This course is designed to prepare family nurse practitioner (FNP) students in drug therapy of individuals across the lifespan with emphasis on the primary health care setting. This pharmacology/pharmacotherapeutics course is intended as an advanced course based upon previous knowledge that a nurse obtained in undergraduate education and clinical practice. CR 3. Mary L Shea    Class Number: 67501

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

OTH 517 - USM Occupational Well-BeingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The profession of occupational therapy and the World Health Organization identify wellness as an important aspect of health status. Occupation, the engagement in meaningful activity, is necessary for health and wellness. This course explores the concept of wellness as it is understood in occupational science and practiced in occupational therapy. Cr. 3 CR 3. Tammy Bickmore    Class Number: 71343

Class Notes: This blended class meets 1/21; 2/11; 3/3, 17; 4/14, 21; 5/5

OTH 517 - USM Occupational Well-BeingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The profession of occupational therapy and the World Health Organization identify wellness as an important aspect of health status. Occupation, the engagement in meaningful activity, is necessary for health and wellness. This course explores the concept of wellness as it is understood in occupational science and practiced in occupational therapy. Cr. 3 CR 3. Mary E Anderson    Class Number: 71342

Class Notes: This is a blended class meeting 50% or more online. Details for the campus meetings are TBD.

OTH 620 - USM Level II FieldworkONLINE
Mar 14 - Jun 24
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: 70636

OTH 621 - USM Level II FieldworkONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70652

PAX 201 - UM Introduction to Peace and Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Yvonne M Thibodeau    Class Number: 66699

PAX 250 - UM Peace and Pop CultureONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63936

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 290 - UM Nonviolence: Perceptions and PerspectivesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Nonviolence is a cornerstone of Peace and Reconciliation Studies, and a thorough understanding of the history, theory, and practice of the ideas and ethics relating to nonviolence is essential. This interdisciplinary course investigates the development of theories of nonviolence and philosophical, cultural, and religious perspectives on nonviolence. Examples of the practice of nonviolence from across the globe are highlighted, and the skills and tools necessary for the ethical practice of nonviolence and the creation of cultures of peace are investigated. This course is required for the Peace and Reconciliation Studies minor and certificates. Satisfies the General Education Requirements in Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives and in Ethics. CR 3. Hugh J Curran    Class Number: 68779

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 410 - UM Theories in Peace and Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 67783

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 491 - UM Forgiveness: Creating a Culture of Peace and ReconciliationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
How do we forgive those we consider enemies? Are there limits to forgiveness? Can we learn forgiveness? These questions form the core of the class journey as it explores forgiveness from academic, personal, historical and cultural perspectives. Through reading, writing, conversation and other forums, it looks at forgiveness as a tool for peace building. Prerequisite: PAX 201 or permission CR 3. Barbara J Blazej    Class Number: 67670

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 510 - UM Theories in Peace & Reconciliation StudiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
An exploration and critical discussion of historical and contemporary theories about conflict, peace, and reconciliation. CR 3. Yvonne M Thibodeau    Class Number: 68618

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 591 - UM Forgiveness: Creating a Culture of Peace & ReconciliationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
How do we forgive those we consider enemies? Are there limits to forgiveness? Can we learn forgiveness? These questions form the core of our class exploration as we study forgiveness from academic, personal, historical, and cultural perspectives. Through reading, writing, conversation, and other forums, we will look at forgiveness as a tool for peacebuilding. CR 3. Barbara J Blazej    Class Number: 68651

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PAX 598 - UM Independent Graduate StudyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Advanced research and writing projects in Peace and Reconciliation Studies. May be repeated for credit. CR 3.    Class Number: 68514

Class Notes: Please check the following web page for course description, technical requirements and support information. Tech Help: Email CEDTECHHELP@UMIT.MAINE.EDU or call 1-877-947-4357 or 207-581-3199.

PCJ 180 - UMPI Introduction to Professional Communication and JournalismONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
This is a course in "popular communication." It teaches students about message and audience, hooking and keeping readers, viewers and listeners, writing the way they talk--only better. This is a standard course for programs in professional communication and journalism. It lays a solid foundation for later specialization and refinement. CR 3. Jacquelyn Lowman    Class Number: 68954

PCJ 215 - UMPI Business CommunicationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68957

PHE 341 - UMFK Sports ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Principles of program building in curricular and extracurricular programs; risk management, organizing, administering, and supervising physical education, health, intramural, and interscholastic programs. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. William E Ashby    Class Number: 63532

PHE 342 - UMFK Exercise PhysiologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course is designed to show how the human body reacts to exercise. There will be an understanding of what the body's needs are for the entire day. The course will explore the body's adaptations to exercise. We explore how certain human bodies adapt well while others cannot adapt at all. We will see how the body's needs change with environment, climate, and seasons. We will see how age affects exercise and body. Students will learn how exercise will enhance performance using theory-based studies. 3 credit hours. CR 3.    Class Number: 71610

PHE 361 - UMPI Technology for Physical EducatorsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
This course offers practical experience in incorporating various technologies and computer applications in school physical education programs. Emphasis is placed on analyzing human movement, assessing student learning, web site development and implementation, critiquing internet web sites, promotion of physical education programs in the school and instructional methodology and programmatic assessment CR 3. Leo L Saucier    Class Number: 65749

PHI 102 - UM Introduction to PhilosophyONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
An introduction to philosophical thought and critical thinking through a reading of works from the philosophical tradition. Readings might include works from philosophers such as Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, Descartes, Hume, Locke, Kant, Marx, Nietzche and/or other great works of philosophy. Questions will be asked about the nature of wisdom and knowledge, the essence of reality and of ideas, human nature, virtue and community, justice and political life. CR 3. Michael W Howard    Class Number: 63949

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PHI 106 - USM Introduction to Philosophy: Why Philosophize?ONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71778

PHI 151 - UMPI Introduction to PhilosophyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 72909

PHI 151 - UMPI Introduction to PhilosophyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68964

PHI 201 - UMM EthicsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
An examination of the task of ethics to elucidate the concept of the good life; to investigate ideas of obligation, duty, and responsibility; and to decide what ought to be done. The student explores traditional themes of right conduct. Through readings and discussions, these themes are applied to relevant contemporary issues such as war and terrorism, the connections between business and environmental ethics, sexuality, suicide and euthanasia and drug use. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Thomas R Halkett    Class Number: 65137

PHI 201 - UMM EthicsW 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
An examination of the task of ethics to elucidate the concept of the good life; to investigate ideas of obligation, duty, and responsibility; and to decide what ought to be done. The student explores traditional themes of right conduct. Through readings and discussions, these themes are applied to relevant contemporary issues such as war and terrorism, the connections between business and environmental ethics, sexuality, suicide and euthanasia and drug use. Prerequisite: ENG 101. CR 3. Thomas R Halkett    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PHI 250 - UMA EthicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
A critical study of metaethics, ethical theories, and contemporary moral issues. Emphasizing the application of ethics to real-life situations, the course covers topics such as ethical relativism, subjectivism, morality and religion, utilitarianism, Kant, theories of punishment, abortion, capital punishment, euthanasia, censorship, sexual morality, affirmative action, and animal rights. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Christos J Gianopoulos    Class Number: 62562

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.

PHI 250 - UMA EthicsW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
A critical study of metaethics, ethical theories, and contemporary moral issues. Emphasizing the application of ethics to real-life situations, the course covers topics such as ethical relativism, subjectivism, morality and religion, utilitarianism, Kant, theories of punishment, abortion, capital punishment, euthanasia, censorship, sexual morality, affirmative action, and animal rights. Prerequisite: ENG 101 CR 3. Christos J Gianopoulos    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required.

PHI 252 - UMA Business EthicsM 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

PHI 252 - UMA Business EthicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Brenda O McAleer    Class Number: 62035

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.

PHI 291 - USM Death and DyingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 72824

PHI 388 - UMPI Literary Theory and Critical PracticeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
An introduction to literary theory with emphasis on its application to critical practice. Study of particular approaches may include structuralism, psychoanalysis, Marxism, deconstruction and post-modern theory, and feminism(s). Attention to the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary theory and its critique of the assumptions governing our interpretation of texts. CR 3. Melissa M Crowe    Class Number: 69125

PHI 409 - USM Research Seminar: Crisis in the HumanitiesONLINE
Mar 16 - May 13
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: 70560

POS 100 - UM American GovernmentONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63945

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

POS 100 - UM American GovernmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66083

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

POS 101 - UMPI American GovernmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68968

POS 101 - UMA American GovernmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64967

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. 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.

POS 101 - UMA American GovernmentM 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

POS 104 - USM Introduction to International RelationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Examination of the relationships of nations in their efforts to deal with each other from differing political, economic, and cultural bases. CR 3. Timothy Ruback    Class Number: 69906

POS 104 - USM Introduction to International RelationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69907

POS 120 - UM Introduction to World PoliticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
A study of contemporary international politics focusing on the interaction of nation-states and including a review of the patterns of global politics from World War II to the present. CR 3. Glen Paul Holman    Class Number: 66900

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

POS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. J. Laurence Reeves    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

POS 223 - UMA Principles of ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Diane L Boone    Class Number: 61645

POS 224S - UMF Chinese PoliticsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
China is arguably becoming the world's next superpower in terms of its phenomenal economic growth and consequent global political influence. This course focuses on the political and economic transformation of post-Mao China and its prospects for democratization as well as potential leadership in world politics. CR 4. Linda J Beck    Class Number: 65177

POS 233S - UMF War and PeaceONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
This course will focus upon the source of international conflict and war, contending conceptions of peace, and the relationship between peace and world order. Topics will include conflicts resolution, diplomacy, terrorism, and the cost of warfare. CR 4. Scott D Erb    Class Number: 65174

POS 234 - UMA American State and Local GovernmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An examination of political practices and policies of the American states and their local governments -- towns, cities, special districts, counties, and metropolitan government. Studies in such areas as national-state-local relations; public participation including elections, parties, interest groups, and the role of the initiative and referendum; the state and local legislative bodies and legislative process; the role of the executive and the administration; the nature of the judiciary and the criminal justice system; and selected state and local policies such as education, welfare, the environment, housing, transportation, planning, crime and corrections, taxation, budget, and finance. Students who take this course are advised not to take either POS 103 or POS 233 as half the material covered in each course is provided in POS 234. CR 3. Dawn Dosedlo Gallagher    Class Number: 71622

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 live 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 241 - UM Introduction to Comparative PoliticsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Provides an introduction to the major themes of comparative politics, including: comparative political legacies, processes of modernization, comparative governmental institutions, modern political parties and interest groups, comparative policymaking processes, and problems of establishing and maintaining democratic government. CR 3. Howard H Cody    Class Number: 67990

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

POS 320 - UMFK Environmental PolicyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: GOV 200 or POS 100. Co-requisites: None. This is a course designed to examine governmental policy in the area of environmental issues. It will explore the reasons for policy development that impact government decisions. It will attempt to illustrate the struggle that individuals face in the development of environmental policy. 3 credit hours. Offered even Springs. CR 3. John L Martin    Class Number: 69093

POS 355 - UM Music and Politics in the American ContextONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines the intersections and interactions of music and politics in the United States. Topics of investigation and discussion include (but are not limited to): the role of music in society, why the state might be interested in music, how music contributes to identity, and the political messages and activism produced by music. Prerequisite: POS 100 or permission of instructor CR 3. Mark D Brewer    Class Number: 68483

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

POS 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

POS 362 - UMA Labor-Management RelationsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 64868

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 5:30 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
(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. Nora Bowne    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

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

POS 487 - UMA Research MethodsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An examination of the research methods used in public policy analysis and administration. Topics include research design, measurement, sampling, data collection, and statistical analysis. Prerequisite: MAT 115 CR 3. Daylin J Butler    Class Number: 71623

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 live 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.

PSA 300 - UMFK Public FinanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course addresses financial and managerial issues within the framework of all three major areas of the public sector. It provides the fundamentals of financial management for those pursuing careers in government, for non-profit, and health organizations that lack a financial background. The students are presented the rules specific to the public sector, which will provide them the framework to access and apply financial information more effectively. 3 credit hours. Offered odd Springs. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 63696

PSA 310 - UMFK Introduction to Public ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. This course will provide the students with a solid conceptual foundation in public administration. Important issues in public administration and management will encourage the students to think critically about the nature of public administration today. The course will present unique vignettes with real life excerpts and quotations, which will further engage students and reinforce the narrative presented. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 63700

PSA 311 - UMFK Homeland Security & Emergency ManagementONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course will provide students with an overview of policies, programs and agencies involved in homeland security, emergency management and public safety administration. Students will review the traditional structure and developing roles of federal, state and local government and enforcement agencies. Additionally, new ideas, approaches and issues will be presented concerning the administration and operation of the many law enforcement agencies involved in homeland security and emergency management. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 63706

PSA 315 - UMFK Public PolicyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: PSA100 or instructor's permission. The course is to provide students with concrete tools for not only understanding public policy in general, but for analyzing specific public policies. It focuses on what policies governments pursue, why governments pursue what they do, and what are the consequences of these policies. 3 credit hours. Offered even Spring Semesters. CR 3. Thomas A Enerva    Class Number: 65649

PSA 327 - UMFK Sex Crimes: Patterns and BehaviorsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. A further look into how people have deviated sexually to commit crimes- involving rape, prostitution, pornography, obscenity and such. This class will provide insight into sex crimes, deviance, and criminal behavior theory and analysis. This text provides information on psychological profiling of sex offenders, the crimes they commit, the effects on their victims, and attempted treatments. Examining a wide range of sex crimes ranging from non-violent offenses such as exhibitionism, voyeurism and obscene telephone calls to serial rapes and lust murders, this class, along with this book, will give the student the ability to uncover the roots and causes of these behaviors and to aid in the understanding of sex offenders and their crimes. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Krissy Ann Morgan    Class Number: 65646

PSA 330 - UMFK Criminal ProfilingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: Instructor's permission. In this course, students will learn to classify and predict behavior patterns in such criminals as men and women serial killers, filicide, serial rapists, arsonists and pedophiles. Students will finish the course with a theoretical and practical understanding of profiling. 3 credit hours. Offered Spring. CR 3. Michael R Bresett    Class Number: 63707

PSY 100 - UMFK Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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. Sara Kay Michaud    Class Number: 72930

PSY 100 - UMFK Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 63579

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyT 7:00 PM-9:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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 G Waugh    Class Number: 60111

PSY 100 - UM General PsychologyONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
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: 63943

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PSY 100 - UMPI General PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68971

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60112

PSY 100 - UM General PsychologyTH 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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 - UM General PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 66087

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PSY 100 - UMA Introduction to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64969

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. 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.

PSY 101 - USM General Psychology IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69913

PSY 102 - USM General Psychology IIONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 71980

PSY 104 - UMM Fundamentals of Animal-Assisted TherapyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Introduction to animal-assisted therapy, including history and evidence-based research. The course will cover physical (i.e. fine and gross motor skills, balance and other mobility issues) and psychological benefits from animal-assisted activities, education (i.e. Reading with Rover) and intervention. Guidance on using animal-assisted therapy with children, families and the elderly, in counseling and psychotherapy settings and for treating a variety of specific disorders will be provided. Students will learn how to design and implement animal-assisted interventions and about the efficacy of animal-assisted therapy with different disorders and patient populations. The importance of species selection for therapeutic modalities, animal care and zoonotic concerns are addressed. CR 3. Katherine C Hecht    Class Number: 69519

PSY 105S - UMF Personal Development and Psychological Well-BeingONLINE
Mar 14 - May 6
This course takes a counseling approach to personal growth and well-being. It provides an opportunity to apply psychological principles to understanding one's life. Drawing from Humanistic Psychology, the course emphasizes the importance of personal choice and responsibility. Topics will include finding meaning in life, becoming autonomous, developing meaningful relationships, managing stress, balancing work and play, appreciating one's body, sexuality, and making career choices. Active participation and reflection required. CR 4. Natasha Lekes    Class Number: 64050

PSY 110 - UMM Intro to PsychologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 65140

PSY 177 - UMF Special Topics: Motivational Approach to Intellectual DevelopmentONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Special topics in psychology not covered in the regular curriculum. CR 3. Rhonda Jamison    Class Number: 65587

Class Notes: This course provides an opportunity to apply psychological theories of motivation, engagement, and achievement to your personal academic and/or intellectual development. Drawing from the self-regulation literature, the course emphasizes how each person i

PSY 200 - UMPI Social PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 68976

PSY 200 - UMM Behavioral Health ProfessionalT/F 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
This course introduces skills and knowledge needed for working in the role of Behavioral Health Professional with children and their families. Content covered includes working in clients' homes, basics of child development and family functioning, impacts of trauma, creating individual treatment plans, community resources, observing behavior and foundations of instruction. This course is part of the requirements for becoming a certified Behavioral Health Professional. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or ENG 101, or permission of instructor. CR 4. Barbara K Koch    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 201 - UMM Developmental PsychologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course concerned with the description and psychological explanation of changes in an individual's behavior and mental processes as a result of biological and experiential factors. Overviews of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development are provided. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jordan A Litman    Class Number: 65148

PSY 202E - UMA Biological Basis of BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64824

PSY 205 - UMPI Lifespan DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 69044

PSY 205 - UMA Forms of Social InfluenceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 60104

PSY 211 - UMM Introduction to Behavioral & Community Health SystemsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course will review systems of care provided by the state, as well as those provided by for-profit and not-for-profit entities, to serve the needs of behavioral health consumers. Essential components of this course include addressing contemporary public and social policy -- and social services provision within those policies -- including fundamentals of behavioral health care, child protection, and welfare systems. In addition, the course examines the history and impact of laws and regulatory standards that dictate these policies -- and ultimately service provision in behavioral care for children, adults and the elderly. Both current practices and historical precedent are woven into a model represented in both its completeness and contradictions. Required for Provisional & Full MHRT Certification. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: 65151

PSY 211 - UMM Introduction to Behavioral & Community Health SystemsM 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
This course will review systems of care provided by the state, as well as those provided by for-profit and not-for-profit entities, to serve the needs of behavioral health consumers. Essential components of this course include addressing contemporary public and social policy -- and social services provision within those policies -- including fundamentals of behavioral health care, child protection, and welfare systems. In addition, the course examines the history and impact of laws and regulatory standards that dictate these policies -- and ultimately service provision in behavioral care for children, adults and the elderly. Both current practices and historical precedent are woven into a model represented in both its completeness and contradictions. Required for Provisional & Full MHRT Certification. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. Prerequisite: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 222 - UMM Psychology Professions & EthicsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course provides an overview of the professions and ethics associated with psychology. Students will be introduced to psychology professions in healthcare, public policy, the legal system, education, research and industry. The American Psychological Association's Ethics code will be introduced, critically examined and used to discuss ethical tensions that arise in various psychology professions. The role of informed consent and internal review boards will be addressed. Prerequisites: PSY 110 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Charles C Crittenden    Class Number: 65152

PSY 223 - UMM Sport PsychologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Sport Psychology is the study of the mental and behavioral factors that influence or are influenced by participation in sport, exercise, and physical activity. Sport psychologists are interested in how athletics enhance and support the personal growth and well-being of individuals. This course outlines the research and training methods of sport psychologists and surveys theory and research on sport psychology, including such major areas as the history of sport psychology, the application of principles of learning and behavior, motivation and social psychology, the assessment of individual differences in personality of athletes, and principles of coaching and the psychology of exercise and fitness. Prerequisite: ENG 101 and PSY 110, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Jordan A Litman    Class Number: 65153

PSY 229 - UMA Models of AddictionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 61703

PSY 235 - UMPI Abnormal PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Examines the classification, determinants, and indications of mental illness and its treatments. Topics include schizophrenia, personality disorders, mood disorders, anxiety-related disorders and substance-related disorders. CR 3. Melissa J Ivey    Class Number: 69045

PSY 245 - UM Principles of Psychological ResearchW 5:30 PM-9:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Discussion of various research methods used in the scientific approach to the study of behavior. Laboratory will demonstrate these methods and develop skills in statistically analyzing data using computers. Students will learn to interpret the statistical analyses and write papers discussing the results of the experiments. Prerequisite: PSY 241 CR 4. Charles L Dufour    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 251 - UM Psychology of MotivationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68200

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

PSY 277 - UMF Topics in Psychology: Adolescent Peer VictimizationONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
This course involves the study of advanced topics in the field of psychology. Course content is determined by the individual instructor. CR 4. Lilyana Ortega    Class Number: 65588

Class Notes: This course is designed to provide an overview of the literature on peer victimization among children and adolescents. Peer victimization will be discussed through a social-ecological framework. Topics will include behaviors that constitute victimization

PSY 300 - UMFK Child PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: PSY 100. Co-requisites: None. Studies developmental processes/issues (including physical, cognitive, social, emotional, moral, familial, educational) from prenatal period to puberty. 3 credit hours. Offered even Falls, online. CR 3. Robert Hansen    Class Number: 63583

PSY 306 - UMA Behavior ModificationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The principles of operant conditioning and applications to the understanding and control of behavior in everyday life situations including the classroom. Prerequisite: PSY100 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 69295

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentT 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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: 60115

PSY 308 - UMA Human DevelopmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Charles S Grunder    Class Number: 60113

PSY 310 - UMA Psychology of PersonalityONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
Applies major contemporary approaches to the study of personality. The theories of Freud, Rogers, Skinner, Allport, Jung and other leading contributors are investigated. Consideration given to the structure, dynamics, and development of personality. Assessment methodology and current issues are included. Prerequisite: PSY100 CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 62987

PSY 311 - UMPI Research Methods ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Melissa J Ivey    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 311 - UMPI Research Methods ITH 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 12
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. Melissa J Ivey    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 327 - UMM Chemical DependencyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course introduces the student to basic information concerning chemical dependency. A survey of historical and present-day perspectives on alcohol and drug abuse and addiction in society and the workplace will be covered. The mechanism of drug action and the nature of addiction including the psychological, physiological, behavioral and social effects of alcohol and other drugs will be covered in depth. The role of the counselor in substance abuse prevention, substance abuse addiction identification and treatment will be addressed. Alcoholics Anonymous and other self-help groups, programs and treatment modalities are addressed. While the major focus of the course is on alcohol and drug abuse, substance abuse in special populations is addressed. Prerequisite: PSY 110 and PSY 211, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Frank J Lane    Class Number: 65168

PSY 332 - UMM Crisis Identification & ResolutionW 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
This course is a study of behaviors that typically bring prompt intervention and the interventions appropriate at such times. Students will learn to identify behaviors that indicate psychological crises. The course will cover events such as being a danger to self or other; being so mentally ill that the person is not able to function; substance abuse related problems; trauma-related problems and behavior associated with the abuse of children, spouses and the elderly. Areas to be covered include personal skills, modes of intervention, appropriate referral tactics, and issues of social and legal relevance. Required for Provisional & Full MHRT Certification. Prerequisite: PSY 211 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Helena L Schnieders    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Students must attend class on Wednesdays from 4 to 6:45 pm. This class will NOT be recorded for later viewing.

PSY 345 - UMA Problems and Interventions in ChildhoodTH 4:00 PM-6:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for students who will be working with children and their families in a variety of careers social work, education, child care, nursing, etc. A broad range of childhood issues and difficulties are addressed with specific interventions and curriculum adaptations suggested. Students consider how the field has been defined by laws including IDEA, ADA, 504, and PL 94-142. Prerequisite: PSY 302 or PSY 308 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must take exams at the regularly scheduled time.

PSY 345 - UMA Problems and Interventions in ChildhoodONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course is designed to be part of the professional preparation for students who will be working with children and their families in a variety of careers social work, education, child care, nursing, etc. A broad range of childhood issues and difficulties are addressed with specific interventions and curriculum adaptations suggested. Students consider how the field has been defined by laws including IDEA, ADA, 504, and PL 94-142. Prerequisite: PSY 302 or PSY 308 CR 3. Frank Ellis    Class Number: 64970

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.

PSY 350 - UM CognitionT/TH 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
An introduction to the psychological study of human information processing and thinking. Representative topics included attention, pattern recognition, short and long-term memory, semantic memory, visual memory, mental imagery, problem solving and creativity. Prerequisites: PSY 245 or BIO 200 CR 3. Thane Edrik Fremouw    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 364 - UMA Psychology of Men and BoysONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60116

PSY 365 - USM Physiological PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 69933

PSY 375 - UMPI Sex And GenderONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 69050

PSY 399 - USM Topics in Psychology: Psy in the Public InterestONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 3. Michael Stevenson    Class Number: 69936

PSY 399 - USM Topics in Psychology: Psy of Human SexualityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
CR 3. Michael Stevenson    Class Number: 69935

PSY 400 - UMA Abnormal PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 64972

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.

PSY 400 - UMA Abnormal PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60118

PSY 400 - UMA Abnormal PsychologyW 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

PSY 401 - UMA Educational PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross-listed with EDU 401.) An in-depth examination of psychological principles as they apply to the educational environment. Topics will scrutinize current issues and innovative methods of instruction. Prerequisite: PSY 100 CR 3. Timothy Neal Surrette    Class Number: 60296

PSY 401 - UM Health PsychologyT 6:00 PM-8:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Presents a biopsychosocial approach to the study of lifestyles, behaviors, response styles and personality factors that may impact an individual's health. Research comes from the areas of psychology, neuroscience, public health and medicine. Topics will include the relationship of psychological and social factors on physical conditions and recent research in these areas. Prerequisite: PSY 212 and PSY 241 and PSY 245 CR 3. Michael A Robbins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 430 - UM Current Topics in Social PsychologyT 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
An introduction to one of several current topics in social psychology. Topic areas may include applied social psychology, attitudes and persuasion, prejudice and stereotyping, social cognition, the self, and social influence. May be repeated for credit. (This course is identical to PSY 630.) Prerequisite: PSY 100 and PSY 230 or permission CR 3. Charles L Dufour    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 442 - UMM Physiological PsychologyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Introduction to the anatomical and physiological bases of behavior. Topics include learning, sensation, motivation, emotion, and psychopathology as revealed by a physiological perspective. Prerequisite: BIO 110 or BIO 111 or BIO 117, and MAT 113, PSY 110, and junior standing; or permission of instructor. CR 3. Lois-Ann Kuntz    Class Number: 65182

PSY 442 - UMM Physiological PsychologyM 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
Introduction to the anatomical and physiological bases of behavior. Topics include learning, sensation, motivation, emotion, and psychopathology as revealed by a physiological perspective. Prerequisite: BIO 110 or BIO 111 or BIO 117, and MAT 113, PSY 110, and junior standing; or permission of instructor. CR 3. Lois-Ann Kuntz    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

PSY 446 - UMPI PsychobiologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Explores the relationship between behavior and activity of the nervous, sensory, and endocrine systems. Topics include behavior genetics, learning and memory, emotions, sleep, and behavioral disorders. CR 3. Allen L Salo    Class Number: 69054

PSY 448 - UMPI Cognitive PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Recommended: Psy 446. Surveys research and theory on human cognition. Laboratory exercises will include attention, memory, problem solving, language, and creativity and other topics. Format includes lectures and laboratory activity. CR 3. Allen L Salo    Class Number: 69078

PSY 480 - UMPI Advanced ResearchONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Student designs and conducts empirical research under supervision of psychology faculty member. Course may be repeated for a total not to exceed six credits. CR 3. Paul E Johnson    Class Number: 69143

REC 386 - USM Recreation Facility Design and MaintenanceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Recreation Facility Design and Maintenance presents a comprehensive introduction to the field of design management and maintenance for future recreation/leisure service professionals. This course offers a detailed look at the foundation of the profession, including the defining characteristics of recreation facility management and descriptions of the duties of a recreation facility manager and the areas within the facilities. REC 386 also covers the common indoor and outdoor elements of facilities, including sites, spaces, lighting , surfaces, utilizes, landscaping, walkways, and parking areas. Cr. 3. David B Jones    Class Number: 72517

REC 497 - USM Management and Professional Development in Community RecreationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An overview of management roles in community recreation settings with major focuses on comprehensive program development, program marketing and promotion, supervision of professional and volunteer personnel, policy and strategy development, financial and facility management, and quality assurance. Students are required to develop a comprehensive program and policy manual, as well as work with a state organization in planning a professional conference. Open to Community Recreation students who have completed their Community Recreation Fieldwork Experience. Instructor permission required. 3 cr. CR 3. David B Jones    Class Number: 71516

REC 498 - USM Management and Professional Development in Therapeutic RecreationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
An overview of management roles in therapeutic recreation settings with major focuses on comprehensive program development, supervision of professional and volunteer personnel, policy and strategy development and quality assurance. Each student is required to develop a comprehensive program and policy manual. Students will apply the information learned during internships to course assignments and discussions. Prerequisite: REC 495. CR 3. David B Jones    Class Number: 69939

REH 230 - UMF Surviving and Thriving as Human Services ProfessionalsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Human service professionals are particularly susceptible to stress and burnout because the nature of their work involves continuous, direct involvement in the daily lives and challenges of the people they assist. Professionals in the education, health and human service fields need to be aware of the causes, signs, and symptoms of stress because of the potential negative impact on the people they serve. Focus is on those appropriate coping strategies used to react to stress and avoid burnout. CR 4. Jewel L Jones    Class Number: 72690

Class Notes: Mandatory synchronous meetings will be on Mondays (12/28, 1/4, 1/11) from 1:00-3:00 pm.

REH 230 - UMF Surviving and Thriving as Human Services ProfessionalsONLINE
Dec 28 - Jan 15
Human service professionals are particularly susceptible to stress and burnout because the nature of their work involves continuous, direct involvement in the daily lives and challenges of the people they assist. Professionals in the education, health and human service fields need to be aware of the causes, signs, and symptoms of stress because of the potential negative impact on the people they serve. Focus is on those appropriate coping strategies used to react to stress and avoid burnout. CR 4. Jewel L Jones    Class Number: 65644

Class Notes: Mandatory synchronous meetings will be on Mondays (12/28, 1/4, 1/11) from 10:00-12:00.

RHF 118 - USM YogaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70742

RHF 118 - USM YogaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70743

RUS 101 - UMPI Elementary Russian IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 69056

SBS 301 - USM Group DynamicsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70468

SBS 302 - USM Organizational BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The goal of this course is to familiarize students with interpersonal dynamics and the tools to make organizational interactions more effective. Through assessments, exercises, and discussions, students will examine how perceptions of self and others influence people's behavior in a variety of situations. As good communication is critical in building sound interpersonal relationships, students will have many opportunities to fine-tune writing and speaking skills. Cr 3. CR 3. Christopher Diez Massaro    Class Number: 70619

SBS 308 - USM Health, Illness, and CultureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is an examination of the cultural dimensions of health and illness. Consideration will be given to contemporary issues such as the definition of health and illness, the distribution of diseases across different populations, cross-cultural variations in treatment models, and the implications thereof for health and human service professionals. Cr 3. CR 3. Mark Silber    Class Number: 70551

Class Notes: This is a blended class. For the face to face portion, students can choose to be in Lewiston with the instructor live, or in Gorham via Polycom. Class meets in Lewiston on 1/25; 2/1, 8; 3/14; 4/4, 25; 5/9.

SBS 308 - USM Health, Illness, and CultureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is an examination of the cultural dimensions of health and illness. Consideration will be given to contemporary issues such as the definition of health and illness, the distribution of diseases across different populations, cross-cultural variations in treatment models, and the implications thereof for health and human service professionals. Cr 3. CR 3. Mark Silber    Class Number: 70550

Class Notes: This is a blended class. For the face to face portion, students can choose to be in Lewiston with the instructor live, or in Gorham via Polycom. Class meets in Lewiston on 1/25; 2/1, 8; 3/14; 4/4, 25; 5/9.

SBS 310 - USM Childhood and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course weaves several broad themes regarding children and childhood in society, including how socio-historical circumstances shape our perceptions of children and childhood as a distinct life stage; how various agents of socialization including family, educational systems, and media shape contemporary childhood socialization; how children are co-constructors of childhood and society; and how the experiences of childhood are shaped by ethnicity, race, class, and gender. CR 3. Christy L Hammer    Class Number: 72747

Class Notes: This is a blended class. Students on the Lewiston campus will meet face to face with the professor on different dates than students on the Portland campus. Students will NOT need to travel or use Polycom for this course. Lewiston meeting dates are 1/28,

SBS 310 - USM Childhood and SocietyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course weaves several broad themes regarding children and childhood in society, including how socio-historical circumstances shape our perceptions of children and childhood as a distinct life stage; how various agents of socialization including family, educational systems, and media shape contemporary childhood socialization; how children are co-constructors of childhood and society; and how the experiences of childhood are shaped by ethnicity, race, class, and gender. CR 3. Christy L Hammer    Class Number: 70470

Class Notes: This is a blended class. Students on the Lewiston campus will meet face to face with the professor on different dates than students on the Portland campus. Students will NOT need to travel or use Polycom for this course. Lewiston meeting dates are 1/28

SBS 329 - USM Research MethodsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 70623

SBS 390 - USM Brain and BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is a survey of biological and environmental factors affecting the relationship between brain/mind and behavior. Topics will include brain organization, neural transmission, stress and emotion, learning, memory, violence, psychopathology, and the development of consciousness. Cr 3. CR 3. Carol Nemeroff    Class Number: 70624

SBS 392 - USM Science in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines key principles for effective teaching of science in early childhood education. The course will focus on the ability of young children to engage in scientific practices as well as the ways educators can guide children in the learning of scientific thinking and principles in biological, physical, chemical, and applied sciences. Additionally, the types of opportunities young children have to participate in science investigations will be explored with a focus on creating learning environments that are supportive of cultural and linguistic diversity and gender-fair practices. This course will connect children¿s innate curiosity about their world with the development of a comprehensive science program in early childhood education guided by the National Association for the Education of Young Children¿s (NAEYC) developmentally appropriate practices (DAP). The course addresses standards from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the State of Maine Science Learning Results. CR 3. Margaret L Merrill    Class Number: 71592

SBS 393 - USM Exceptionality in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course offers an overview of the philosophy and methods of educating young children with disabilities in early childhood settings, with particular attention to the needs, services, and creation of inclusive environments for these children. Students will gain an understanding of the history of early childhood special education and of the policy and legal mandates for young students with disabilities and their families. This includes knowledge of the principles and practices of universal design, Response to Intervention, differentiated instruction, and other best practices in early childhood special education. A focus is on the teacher's role in the creation of classroom environments that support cultural and linguistic diversity and gender-fair practices that assist access to the general curriculum for students with disabilities. Strategies for working with families, assistive technology, and the transition from pre-school to school-aged services will also be covered. 3 Cr. CR 3. Debra Crump    Class Number: 71577

Class Notes: This is a blended class. For the face to face portion, students can choose to be in Lewiston with the instructor live, or in Gorham via Polycom. Dates TBA.

SBS 393 - USM Exceptionality in Early Childhood EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course offers an overview of the philosophy and methods of educating young children with disabilities in early childhood settings, with particular attention to the needs, services, and creation of inclusive environments for these children. Students will gain an understanding of the history of early childhood special education and of the policy and legal mandates for young students with disabilities and their families. This includes knowledge of the principles and practices of universal design, Response to Intervention, differentiated instruction, and other best practices in early childhood special education. A focus is on the teacher's role in the creation of classroom environments that support cultural and linguistic diversity and gender-fair practices that assist access to the general curriculum for students with disabilities. Strategies for working with families, assistive technology, and the transition from pre-school to school-aged services will also be covered. 3 Cr. CR 3. Debra Crump    Class Number: 71576

Class Notes: This is a blended class. For the face to face portion, students can choose to be in Lewiston with the instructor live, or in Gorham via Polycom. Dates TBA.

SBS 450 - USM Approaches to Assessing Individual Differences in ChildrenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
A survey of methods used to evaluate the developing child for abilities and disabilities. There will be an emphasis on understanding the interrelatedness of social, psychological, educational, physical-developmental, and health related assessments, as well as the cultural meaning of individual and group assessments. CR 3. Mary Anne Peabody    Class Number: 70874

Class Notes: This is a blended class. Students on the Lewiston campus will meet face to face with the professor on different dates than on the Portland campus. Students will NOT need to travel or use Polycom for this course. Lewiston meeting dates: Jan.19, Feb. 2, 2

SBS 450 - USM Approaches to Assessing Individual Differences in ChildrenONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
A survey of methods used to evaluate the developing child for abilities and disabilities. There will be an emphasis on understanding the interrelatedness of social, psychological, educational, physical-developmental, and health related assessments, as well as the cultural meaning of individual and group assessments. CR 3. Mary Anne Peabody    Class Number: 70875

Class Notes: This is a blended class. Students on the Lewiston campus will meet face to face with the professor on different dates than students on the Portland campus. Students will NOT need to travel or use Polycom for this course. Lewiston meeting dates: Jan.19,

SCI 110 - UMA Environmental ScienceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Environmental systems analysis using the scientific method, including systems such as biogeochemistry, energy, atmospheric and water cycles will be used to define the environment on a planetary scale. The class will focus on human resources utilization and the effect that changes in one system can have on another. Students will also gain an understanding of the value of predictive modeling used for risk assessment. Prerequisite: ENG 101. 4 CR CR 4. Peter W Milligan    Class Number: 61537

SCI 150 - UMA Human Ecology and the FutureONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 64827

SED 311 - UMM Working with Families of Children with DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This is an in-depth analysis of families with children who have disabilities. Using a lifespan approach, the class will explore the experiences of families and their journeys through the special education and adult service/support system. The class will also examine literature related to family systems and family functions, discuss and practice effective communication skills to use when interacting with family members, and examine some of the primary concerns expressed by family members. Woven throughout the course will be ongoing discussions about the ethical and moral decisions that face professional educators as they attempt to support and provide services to families and students with disabilities. Prerequisite: SED 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Owen J Logue    Class Number: 64877

SED 329 - UMM Internship in Special EducationONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
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: 64876

SED 335 - UMM Program Planning for Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Students will develop an understanding of the process by which students are found eligible for special education services, and how to plan appropriate individualized education programs (IEPs) for students who are eligible for special education services. Legal and procedural requirements of program planning are reviewed, and an emphasis is placed upon applying evaluation results to the development of a professional IEP. Communication and collaboration in collaborative group work is emphasized. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Christi McCurry    Class Number: 64878

SED 335 - USM Students with Exceptionalities in General EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The primary goal of this 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 with exceptionalities should be educated and socially interact to the greatest extent possible with their peers in the general education curriculum and program. The general educator's role in teaching learners who are exceptional will be emphasized. Topics include characteristics of areas of exceptionality; classroom management; assistive technology; state and federal legislation regarding exceptional students; Response to Intervention (RtI); Universal Design for Learning (UDL); individual education plans (IEP); building relationships with parents; students who are culturally and linguistically diverse; and inclusion and collaboration philosophy and practices. This course includes a 24-hour field placement. Cr 3. CR 3. Walter H Kimball    Class Number: 70128

Class Notes: This is a blended class which meets 50% or more online. On campus meetings dates are 1/21, 2/4, 2/25, 3/10, 3/24, 4/21, and 4/28.

SED 345 - UMM Behavioral Support & InterventionONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course provides instruction in a variety of behavior strategies, including the development of social skills. Emphasis is placed on students with disabilities in a broad range of educational environments. Proactive systems of behavior intervention, management and modification are examined to target specific behaviors while providing an environment that encourages inclusion, self-advocacy and increased independence. Methods of data collection and analysis are explored throughout this course. Prerequisite: EDU 216 or SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 64879

SED 345 - UMM Behavioral Support & InterventionF 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 20 - May 6
This course provides instruction in a variety of behavior strategies, including the development of social skills. Emphasis is placed on students with disabilities in a broad range of educational environments. Proactive systems of behavior intervention, management and modification are examined to target specific behaviors while providing an environment that encourages inclusion, self-advocacy and increased independence. Methods of data collection and analysis are explored throughout this course. Prerequisite: EDU 216 or SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SED 365 - UMM Differentiated Instructional StrategiesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to provide K-12 pre-service teachers with the knowledge and skills to create and teach lessons that are varied to meet the individual learning needs of all students. Students will engage in various activities through which they will learn to implement teaching strategies designed to create multiple paths so that students with varying abilities, interests or learning needs experience appropriate ways to use, develop and apply concepts as part of the learning process. Students will learn how to differentiate instruction by varying the content, process and/or product in their units and lessons to meet the needs of all learners. A field experience is required. Prerequisite: SED 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: 64880

SED 365 - UMM Differentiated Instructional StrategiesW 1:00 PM-2:45 PM
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to provide K-12 pre-service teachers with the knowledge and skills to create and teach lessons that are varied to meet the individual learning needs of all students. Students will engage in various activities through which they will learn to implement teaching strategies designed to create multiple paths so that students with varying abilities, interests or learning needs experience appropriate ways to use, develop and apply concepts as part of the learning process. Students will learn how to differentiate instruction by varying the content, process and/or product in their units and lessons to meet the needs of all learners. A field experience is required. Prerequisite: SED 201, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Heather Leigh Ball    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SED 370 - UMM Teaching Reading/Writing to Children with Special NeedsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course will facilitate the development of competencies related to the identification of diverse reading and writing skills and the development of appropriate individualized instructional goals and methods for individuals with exceptionalities in reading and writing. A practicum experience is a requirement of the course. Prerequisite: SED 201 or permission of instructor. CR 3. Christi McCurry    Class Number: 64881

SED 500 - UM Adapting Instruction for Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68639

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 505 - UM Diversity of Development in ChildhoodONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Focuses on understanding the developmental patterns of all infants and young children, including those children who are at-risk or have disabling conditions. The impact of developmental challenges on the infant's and young child's emerging capacities for engagement in relationships and learning is explored. The importance of the interaction of social, cultural, and interpersonal factors are stressed throughout. A major goal of the course is for students to gain a working knowledge of developmental processes that can be applied to assessment, curriculum development, and intervention planning and implementation. Prerequisite: CHF 450 and SED 302 and SED 402 and SED 500 or permission CR 3. Mary Ellin Logue    Class Number: 67331

SED 506 - UMF Assessment in Special EducationONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course examines assessment practices for children and youth from 3-20 years and provides a variety of hands-on experiences in using various assessment approaches including observations, curriculum-based measurement, and standardized instruments. This course includes opportunities to construct and use both formative and summative assessments, emphasizing the links between pre-assessment, program planning and instruction, and monitoring progress. Each student will work with a focus child or youth in their area of specialization to gain practice in constructing, evaluating, and implementing informal assessments, evaluating formal assessments and interpreting assessment information for other educators and parents. Each student will build skills and knowledge in increasing cultural competence related to assessment practices. During this course, we also will explore a variety of current issues including universal design, test accommodations, modifications, and assistive technology. CR 3. Libby Cohen    Class Number: 69486

SED 507 - UMF Curriculum and Instructional Programming for Students with DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 14 - May 13
Students will explore basic principles of curriculum development and instructional programming for students with disabilities. Students will focus on how to develop clear instructional goals and objectives for Individual Education Plans and then how to construct daily instructional programs to accomplish these goals and objectives. Students will explore current theory and practice regarding direct instruction as it applies to teaching reading and related skills. CR 3. Raymond M Glass    Class Number: 64411

SED 515 - UMF Early Intervention: Working with Infants & Toddlers w/Disabilities & Their FamiliesONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course addresses various aspects of early intervention services including teaming with families; understanding development and risk during prenatal, natal, and postnatal stages; studying models for working with young children with disabilities and their families in natural environments; and examining infant and toddler program development and curriculum. Students will identify and use current research to increase personal knowledge and skills, applying their findings to present work settings. CR 3. Tamara Ann Sewell    Class Number: 64412

SED 516 - UM Seminar and Practicum in Collaborative ConsultationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examine methods of collaboration, consultation, technical assistance, teaming, and developing partnerships within inclusive environment for young children with disabilities. Students practice collaborative and consultative relationships with families, staff or early care and education programs, and related service professionals within the practicum setting. Prerequisite: SED 505 CR 3. Roy Fowler    Class Number: 68289

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 518 - USM Instructional Strategies for Learners with Special NeedsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
The primary goal of this course is to learn and analyze principles and skills of teaching and learning that are effective with students with a wide range of abilities. The course will include: (a) applying and analyzing principles of learning in designing, leading, and assessing a learning environment; (b) applying and analyzing assessment strategies in establishing a cycle of continuous improvement and progress for students; (c) applying strategic learning strategies, differentiated instruction and effective instructional strategies. Participants will work individually and cooperatively in reading and analyzing current learning theory; designing, leading, and assessing learning activities. Participants will complete a minimum of 6 hours of practicum experience. CR 3. Sanford J Prince    Class Number: 71322

SED 520 - UM Law and Policy Affecting Individuals with DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines state and federal laws and policies that affect individuals with disabilities in both school and the community. Prerequisite: SED402 CR 3. Debrajean Jensis Scheibel    Class Number: 66738

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 521 - UM Center-based Practicum and Seminar in Early InterventionONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Deborah Rooks    Class Number: 68687

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. Online through Adobe Connect - Tuesdays 6:00-8:00pm and indiviually arranged observations.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 533 - UMF Teaching Critical & Creative Thinking in Gifted Programs & Classroom SettingsONLINE
Jan 4 - Mar 5
This course prepares teachers to increase the levels of critical and creative thinking in their classroom teaching. Topics include critical thinking, creative thinking, and problem solving in education in regular classrooms, arts/music classrooms, and in the education of gifted students. Participants will learn about assessment of critical thinking and creativity; social and cultural practices which facilitate or inhibit critical and creative thinking; and classroom practices which stimulate or inhibit critical and creative thinking in students and in teachers. Specific research-based classroom strategies will be taught. CR 3.    Class Number: 69491

Class Notes: This is a blended course with online instruction starting January 4 and 3 face-to-face class meetings on Saturdays, January 9, February 6, and March 5 from 9:00 AM -3:00 PM.

SED 536 - UM Educational Strategies for Students with Severe DisabilitiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines instructional strategies that have been effective in the education of students with severe disabilities. Emphasis on models of inclusive education; nonverbal communication strategies; and behavioral supports. CR 3. Courtney Jill Pacholski    Class Number: 66716

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 544 - UM Mathematical Methods in Special EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Examines educational principles and strategies for teaching students with math difficulties. Prerequisite: SED402 CR 3. Diane W Jackson    Class Number: 68071

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 545 - UM Intervention for Reading DifficultiesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Explores strategies for adapting reading instruction for students with reading difficulties. Topics include theoretical explanations of reading difficulties, multi-tiered systems of support, research-based approaches to intervention, and procedures for evaluating response to interventions. Addresses the needs of students with high- and low-incidence disabilities as well as students at risk. Prerequisites: SED 302 or SED 402 or SED 500 or permission CR 3. Janet Spector    Class Number: 67819

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. Web-based/online using Blackboard. To complete field-based assignments, you must be able to work with one or more K-12 students throughout the semester. The Reading Matters to Maine Fund, a fund of the Maine Community Foundation, will provide funding to   Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 553 - UM Assessment in Special Education IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Develops knowledge of basic measurement concepts and principles and provides introductory experiences with procedures used to assess the educational performance of students with mild/moderate disabilities. Prerequisite: SED 402 or permission CR 3. Janet Spector    Class Number: 67820

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 582 - UM Response to Intervention for Behavior: Targeted InterventionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Based on the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports model, addresses effective implementation of secondary behavioral systems and practices. Emphasizes behavioral interventions, outcome data tools, and fidelity measures for targeted groups of students who require behavioral support and intervention beyond Tier I to succeed in school settings. Includes check-in/check-out and group social skills programs. Prerequisite: SED 581 CR 3. Courtney Jill Pacholski    Class Number: 68706

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. Required online meetings through Zoom from 5:30pm - 7:00pm on 1/26, 2/23, 3/2 and 4/27.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SED 598 - UM Special Topics in Special Education: Communication Stu w/Autism & Severe DisabilONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Concentrated study of designated topics in special education. Topics may vary depending on faculty and student interest. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Graduate Standing or permission CR 1. Suzanne Yvett Bishop    Class Number: 68470

SED 615 - USM Positive Behavioral Intervention & SupportONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines the foundations and essential features of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) at two levels; classroom and individual. Students will gain an understanding of basic principles and measurement of behavior and conduct applied projects that include creating, implementing, and evaluating data-driven intervention plans. CR 3. Patricia D Red    Class Number: 70035

Class Notes: This class meets online Thursdays 7 to 9:30pm.

SED 660 - USM Curriculum and Methods for Teaching the GiftedONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is for individuals responsible for a) developing or modifying learning experiences for gifted/talented students at the elementary or secondary school level, b) implementing differentiated learning experiences within the regular classroom or through a special grouping arrangement, and/or c) creating/selecting instructional materials to support the implementation of differentiated learning experiences. CR 3. Patti B Drapeau    Class Number: 70653

Class Notes: One class meeting on Feb 10 from 4:00-6:45pm via ITV.

SED 697 - USM Universal Design ImplementationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This is a capstone course for different programs in special education. Through the use of Universal Design, this course brings together all of the different ways students have learned to work with and support students in learning. Students will use Universal Design to create lessons and curriculums, and then will implement them in a classroom. Students will also analyze the effectiveness of their lessons and curriculums in terms of meeting the goals of these curriculums and lessons, and in supporting all students in the classroom as well as others that may have other differences in learning. Prerequisites: EDU 600, SED 601, SED 614, SED 615, SED 679 or 687, SED 550, SED 659, SED 662, EDU 559, EDU 561, EDU 562, EDU 563 or by permission of program coordinator. Cr 3. CR 3. Janet Peters    Class Number: 71345

Class Notes: This course is taught online synchronously on Tuesdays from 5:30 - 8:00pm.

SED 699 - USM Directed StudyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course is an opportunity to gain, apply, and integrate knowledge and skill in exceptionality by planning and conducting a project. The project must be intellectually sound, have direct applicability to the student, and produce a high quality product. Specific content and methods of evaluation are determined in conjunction with instructor. Prerequisites: EDU 600, matriculated students only, and program permission. CR 1. Janet Peters    Class Number: 70037

Class Notes: This course is taught online synchronously on Tuesdays from 5:30 - 8:00pm.

SFR 108 - UM Introduction to Arboriculture and Community ForestryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
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: 68848

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SFR 111 - UM Forests Through TimeONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Basic concepts of science will be used to explain how forests have responded to natural and human influences over time. This foundation will be used to explore how a range of uses will affect the future sustainability of forest systems and their ability to meet society's needs. Together with SFR 112, this course satisfies the General Education Population & the Environment requirement. Together with SFR 112, this course also satisfies the General Education Applications of Scientific Knowledge requirement when taken without SFR 101. Together with both SFR 101 & SFR 112, this course satisfies the General Education Lab in the Basic or Applied Sciences requirement. CR 1. William H Livingston    Class Number: 68494

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SFR 112 - UM Forests Through Time: DiscussionsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 6
Weekly discussions based on information presented in SFR 111. Together with SFR 111, this course satisfies the General Education Population & the Environment requirement. Together with SFR 111, this course also satisfies the General Education Applications of Scientific Knowledge requirement when taken without SFR 101. Together with both SFR 101 & SFR 111, this course satisfies the General Education Lab in the Basic or Applied Sciences requirement. Prerequisite or Corequisite: FTY 111 CR 2. William H Livingston    Class Number: 68496

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.  Visit the Course Welcome Page

SMT 507 - UM Integrated Approaches in Biology EducationTH 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Applications of biology education research to the teaching of biology concepts and problem solving. Students will explore common student conceptual difficulties in biology, methods of assessment, and research-based instructional strategies. CR 3. Michelle Smith    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SOC 100 - UMPI Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Dec 21 - Jan 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. Lorne Gibson    Class Number: 71638

SOC 100 - UMFK Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. co-requisites: None. Examines the nature of human society and social institutions such as family, marriage, gender roles, economic exchange, stratification, political power, religion, and education. The course will also cover social control, deviance, law and order, medical issues, poverty, and other dimensions of power systems. The focus will be on large scale, complex, and plural societies. 3 credit hours. Offered every semester. CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 63587

SOC 100 - UMPI Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 65744

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyT 1:00 PM-3:45 PM
Jan 19 - May 14
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.

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

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. James Cook    Class Number: 60120

SOC 101 - UMA Introduction to SociologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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. James Cook    Class Number: 60119

SOC 200 - UMPI Social PsychologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
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: 69041

SOC 201 - UMA Social ProblemsT 9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
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. Richard Lumb    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SOC 201 - UMA Social ProblemsONLINE
Feb 8 - Apr 9
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: 60121

SOC 311 - UMA Social TheoryONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
An introduction to social theory; a survey of people and thought that have influenced the development of Western civilization, and a survey of the growth and development of sociological theory, with particular emphasis upon contemporary social theory. Prerequisite: SOC101 CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: 60131

SOC 319 - UMA Social GerontologyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Emphasizes the social aspects of the aging process, focusing upon the aging individual as a person and older people as groups within a changing society. In particular, the impact of aging upon the individual and society, and the reactions of the individual and society to aging are examined. Prerequisite: SOC101 CR 3. Jon Arlin Schlenker    Class Number: 60122

SOC 320 - UMM Sociology of PovertyONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
This course will provide an overview of international and national trends in wealth distribution, with a focus on poverty in rural Maine. Theories of poverty, its definition, nature and causes will be reviewed from a sociological perspective, exploring the intersections of gender, race, ethnicity and class as they impact those in poverty. Students will engage in a self-reflective process, identifying their own class status and the ways in which class has enhanced or constrained personal development. In this course, poverty is viewed as a socially structured phenomenon, influenced by social, economic and political forces in historical context. Prerequisite: SOC 114 and sophomore standing, or permission of instructor. CR 3. Pamela Feeney    Class Number: 65183

SOC 331 - UMA Sociology of EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is cross listed with EDU 331). This course examines the social organization of education and its social and political context in contemporary American society. Topics include the emergence of public education, role of state and community in shaping its nature, problems of access and equality, the organizational structure of educational institutions, teaching as a profession, and alternatives to public education. Comparisons with educational systems of other countries are included when appropriate. Prerequisite: SOC101 and one additional sociology course CR 3. Lorien Lake-Corral    Class Number: 60126

SOC 348 - UMFK Food, Society, and EnvironmentONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: SOC 100. Co-requisites: None. This course will introduce you to issues about food production and consumption and its impact on society and the environment. We will read about the contemporary and industrial production of food, which uses fertilizers, pesticides, animal feed lots, genetically modified methods and much more. We will learn about the reconstitution of food (processed foods). We will explore issues of food justice, such as the impact on labor, air quality, health and global markets. Finally, we will have an opportunity to read about a farm in Virginia and their natural food practices. We also will discuss the implications of population growth, food production and the feasibility of re-establishing a global food market, which is healthier for human populations and the environment. 3 credits. Offered every third Spring (2016, 2019). CR 3. Mariella R Squire    Class Number: 68927

SOC 350 - UMA Sociology of GenderONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
The application of sociological theories and principles to the study of gender. This examination of the social construction of gender looks at gender roles in the United States as well as cross-culturally. Gender socialization and stratification are explored, along with social policy related to gender issues. Prerequisite: SOC 101 CR 3. James Cook    Class Number: 60127

SOC 380 - USM Topics in Sociology: Domestic ViolenceONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Specially developed occasional courses exploring a variety of theoretical and substantive areas within the field. Offered as resources permit. These courses may be counted as electives toward completion of the major. Prerequisite: SOC 210 with C or better or permission of instructor. Cr.3. CR 2. Linda J Pfaffinger    Class Number: 69951

SPA 100 - UMFK Elementary Spanish IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
Prerequisites: None. This course is an introduction to Spanish that 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 Spring. CR 3. Paul Franklin Buck    Class Number: 63572

SPA 101 - UMPI Elementary Spanish IONLINE
Jan 19 - May 12
Basic skills in Spanish with emphasis is on speaking and listening comprehension. Spanish and Latin American Culture form the background. CR 3. Debra A Guiod    Class Number: 69057

SPA 490 - UM Topics and Individual Authors in Spanish: Mexican Rev in FilmT 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
Specific topic varies semester to semester. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Any 300-level Spanish course of permission of instructor CR 1. Eugene F Del Vecchio    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPA 490 - UM Topics and Individual Authors in Spanish: Key Figures Cont Lat Ame CultuW 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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 598 - UM Projects in Spanish II: Mexican Rev in FilmT 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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. Eugene F Del Vecchio    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

SPA 598 - UM Projects in Spanish II: Key Figures Cont Lat Ame CultuW 4:00 PM-6:50 PM
Jan 19 - May 6
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.

SPE 105 - UMM Professional Online CommunicationsONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
Students will investigate and put into practice the various styles and methods of communicating publicly utilizing online technologies. Students will learn the skills relevant to good speech communication: conceptualization, organization, techniques of generating interest, the use of audio-visual aids, audience inclusion and involvement and overcoming performance apprehension. CR 3. Lisa J Athearn    Class Number: 65187

SPY 427 - USM Multi-Tier Reading Instruction for General and Special EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course includes lectures, discussions, guided practice and applied learning experiences in the scope and sequence of progressively more intensive reading instruction for students in kindergarten through grade 12, including students with disabilities. Starting with the five foundations of reading instruction (e.g., phonemic awareness, alphabetic principle, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension), the course describes the features of universal (e.g., Tier 1) core reading instruction then provides guided practice and applied learning experiences to prepare teachers to use progressively more intensive reading instruction based on student learning needs. Students will learn how to select and use scientifically validated reading instruction practices for students needing supplemental (e.g., Tier 2), intensive (e.g., Tier 3), and special education reading instruction. The course will review the key features of assessment of reading problems, as well as prepare teachers to develop data-based reading 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: 71606

SPY 604 - USM Functional Behavioral AssessmentONLINE
Jan 12 - May 13
This course examines a variety of behavior assessment methods addressing behavioral issues. Assessment techniques covered in the course emphasize a functional behavioral assessment methodology including interviews, observations, behavior rating scales, descriptive assessments, and functional analyses. This course includes practica experiences in which students practice in the administration, scoring, and interpretation of assessment procedures. 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: Satisfactory completion of SPY 601 or instructor permission. Cr. 3. Mark W Steege    Class Number: 71538

Class Notes: This course is offered online synchronously on Tuesdays from 3:30-6:00pm starting on Jan 12, 2016.

SPY 605 - USM Applied Behavior AnalysisONLINE
Jan 12 - May 13
The primary focus of this course is to provide graduate students with exposure to evidence-based systematic instruction methods that are used within school/agency settings. This course will review functional assessment procedures used to identify appropriate educational programs for students/clients. This course will emphasize instruction and practice in implementing instructional methods (e.g., shaping, chaining, discrete trial teaching, task analysis, incidental teaching, functional communication training, among others). 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: Satisfactory completion of SPY 601 and SPY 604 or instructor permission. Cr. 3. Mark W Steege    Class Number: 71540

Class Notes: This course is taught online synchronously on Tuesdays from 6:15 - 8:45pm.

SPY 608 - USM Professional Ethics in Behavior AnalysisONLINE
Jan 13 - May 13
This course provides in-depth preparation for ethical practices in behavior analysis. Drawing from the ethical standards of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB), the course includes readings and application of ethical standards for clinical and school settings, including the BACB Guidelines for Responsible Conduct and the Professional Disciplinary and Ethical Standards. Prerequisites: Matriculation in the M.S in Educational Psychology with a Concentration in ABA or in the Psy.D. in School Psychology or instructor permission. Cr. 3. Mark W Steege    Class Number: 71497

SPY 627 - USM Multi-Tier Reading Instruction for General and Special EducationONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course includes lectures, discussions, guided practice and applied learning experiences in the scope and sequence of progressively more intensive reading instruction for students in kindergarten through grade 12, including students with disabilities. Starting with the five foundations of reading instruction (e.g., phonemic awareness, alphabetic principle, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension), the course describes the features of universal (e.g., Tier 1) core reading instruction then provides guided practice and applied learning experiences to prepare teachers to use progressively more intensive reading instruction based on student learning needs. Students will learn how to select and use scientifically validated reading instruction practices for students needing supplemental (e.g., Tier 2), intensive (e.g., Tier 3), and special education reading instruction. The course will review the key features of assessment of reading problems, as well as prepare teachers to develop data-based reading 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: 71299

Class Notes: This course is taught online synchronously on Mondays from 7:00-9:30pm.

SPY 671 - USM Physical Bases of BehaviorONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
This course examines neural, endocrine, and response systems that are related to attention, motivation, emotion, memory, and psychological and/or learning disorders. It includes consideration of typical and atypical patterns of development and neurological and health problems of children and adolescents. Prerequisites: None. Cr 3. CR 3. Rachel Brown-Chidsey    Class Number: 71216

SSC 110 - UMA Introduction to Human SexualityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
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: 60128

SSC 220 - UMA Basic Research MethodsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Introduces students to the basic elements of quantitative and qualitative methods, focusing on the skills of reading, critiquing and applying published scientific research. Students will learn how to include research design within a research proposal. The course introduces students to the recognized software tools needed to carry out research. Students may gain nationally-recognized research ethics training and certification. The course provides students with scientific knowledge and skills needed to read, critique and make use of scientific reports from the social and behavioral sciences. Prerequisites: MAT 100 (or equivalent) and one introductory SSC course. 3 Credits. CR 3. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 60129

SSC 241 - UMFK Writing and Critical Analysis in the Social & Behavioral SciencesONLINE
Jan 19 - May 13
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: 68928

SSC 318 - UMA Adolescence, Substance Abuse and CriminalityONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is Cross-listed with HUS 318)This course integrates the study of adolescent development, alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency, and criminality among adolescents and young adults. Case studies and group projects address problem definition, strategies for intervention, and rehabilitation issues. Prerequisite: An introductory social science, human service, or criminal justice course. CR 3. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: 64973

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.

SSC 318 - UMA Adolescence, Substance Abuse and CriminalityTH 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is Cross-listed with HUS 318)This course integrates the study of adolescent development, alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency, and criminality among adolescents and young adults. Case studies and group projects address problem definition, strategies for intervention, and rehabilitation issues. Prerequisite: An introductory social science, human service, or criminal justice course. CR 3. Philip A Watkins    Class Number: Check MaineStreet for Class Number.

Class Notes: Class has both in class and online meeting requirements Delayed viewing allowed, no permission required. Delayed viewing students must complete exams within one week following the day and time of the officially scheduled exam.

SSC 332 - UMA Addiction and the FamilyONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(This course is crosslisted with HUS 332)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 CR 3. John M O'Brien    Class Number: 61753

SSC 362 - UMA Death & DyingONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
Covers a range of theoretical viewpoints, practices, and cultural values related to the human life and death cycle. Among the topics included for study are near-death experiences, condolence behaviors, palliative care practices, death industries, spirituality and religious beliefs, grief reactions and therapies, cultural differences, public laws, education initiatives, leave taking rituals, historical views of death, and ethical issues. Prerequisite: PSY 100 or SOC 101 CR 3. Magdalena Linhardt    Class Number: 64863

SSC 364 - UMA Human Rights Violation: Torture and TraumaONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
(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: 64866

SSC 420 - UMA Social Science Senior ProjectsONLINE
Jan 19 - May 14
This course provides an opportunity to reexamine the history, major ideas, and interrelationships among social science disciplines. Four individualized learning contracts aid the examination by generating a combination of expository papers and descriptive research reports of extended scholarship that highlight the significance of studying the social life of human groups and individuals. Prerequisites: senior status and SSC 320. CR 4. Kenneth Elliott    Class Number: 60130

SSC 420 - UMM Research Methods & DesignONLINE
Jan 20 - May 6
A course designed to nurture an appreciation and understanding for the manner in which any question of interest can be methodically approached and possibly answered by applying a set of sequential methods. Students learn how to find information, read journal articles, pose research questions, select appropriate methods, select participants, select appropriate designs and statistical analyses, report research findings, and do the above in the most ethical manner. The primary goals in this course are for each student to gain experience with conducting research and writing research reports for a community partner. This course includes a Service-Learning and Community Engaged (SL/CE) component. During the semester, students are expected to make periodic progress reports on their