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ARTS 399: Independent Study in Art Studio

Independent Study in Art Studio; by permit of Director only. Contact Tim Shuckerow.

Class meets at Squire Valleevue Farm, lower farm.

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: MTuWThF 10:00a-3:30p

Instructor: Tim Shuckerow

Credits: 1-3 credits

Departments: Art History and Art, Art Studio

ARTS 497: Summer Workshop in Art Education

A current art education issue is covered in depth.

Class meets at Squire Valleevue Farm, lower farm.

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: MTuWThF 10:00a-3:30p

Instructor: Tim Shuckerow

Credits: 3 credits

Departments: Art History and Art, Art Studio

BIOL 309/409: Field Studies in Biology

We’re sorry to report this course has been canceled.

Spend Summer Session 2018 conducting scientific research on an island in Lake Erie. For two weeks, the course will be based at Kelley’s Island Field Station, located on Kelley’s Island in Lake Erie, 3.5 miles north of Marblehead, Ohio. Kelley’s Island has more than 15 miles of shoreline, over 150 acres of natural protected land and is home to unique geologic features including the Glacial Grooves and the North Shore Alvar. Class meetings in Cleveland will cover logistics, biodiversity, and current ecological, environmental, and social issues associated with Lake Erie. Time at the field site will be spent listening to resident lecturers, receiving guided tours, observing and identifying wild organisms in their natural habitat, and conducting a research project. Students will design a field-based research experiment, perform the experiment in the field, and then report their results in the form of a term paper and oral presentation. Instructor consent required to register. Course satisfies a laboratory requirement of the B.A. and B.S. in Biology. Course may be repeated for credit up to two times if traveling to a new destination. *Note: *Course requires students to be physically fit and in good health. Activities will include hiking and long periods spent outdoors. Students will be exposed to hot weather and biting/stinging insects.  Offered as BIOL 309 and BIOL 409. Prereq: BIOL 216. The course fee will be $500 for housing, transportation, and equipment. Food not included.

Week 1: 6/4-6/9, MWF, 10:00-10:50, on campus; Weeks 2-3: 6/11-6/22, Kelley’s Island; Week 4: 6/25-6/29, MWF, 10:00-10:50, on campus

Dates: Week 1: 6/4-6/9, MWF, 10:00-10:50, on campus; Weeks 2-3: 6/11-6/22, Kelley's Island; Week 4: 6/25-6/29, MWF, 10:00-10:50, on campus

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: TBA

Instructor: Ronald Oldfield

Credits: 3 credits

Departments: Biology, New 2018 Summer

BIOL 330: Human Genetics: Diseases and Mechanisms

We’re sorry to report this course has been canceled.

This course is a survey of human inherited diseases as examples of the molecular basis of genetic disease, developmental genetics, testing for inherited genetic disease, ethical dilemmas in human genetics, genetic diseases as drivers for drug development, and orphan inherited disorders. A combination of current and classic literature will be used to provide background on specific inherited human disorders, while a case-based approach will be used in the classroom to promote discussion. Classes will be in the format of a mixture of short lectures, student-led discussions, and formal presentations made by students. This course fulfills the cell and molecular breadth requirement for the BA and BS in Biology.  Prerequisite for this course: undergraduate student and [BIOL 326] or [Requisites not met Permission].

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: MTuWTh 3:00pm - 5:15pm

Instructor: Audrey Lynn

Credits: 3 credits

Departments: Biology, New 2018 Summer

FRCH 101: Elementary French I

Emphasizes conversational skills. Students are expected to achieve control of sound system and basic sentence structures of French. Students must complete assignments at the Online Language Learning Center in addition to attending scheduled class meetings.

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: MTuWThF 9:00-10:45a

Instructor: Charlotte Sanpere

Credits: 4 credits

Department: Modern Languages and Literatures

PHIL 101: Introduction to Philosophy

Basic problems of philosophy and methods of philosophical thinking. Problems raised by science, morality, religion, politics, and art. Readings from classical and contemporary philosophers. Normally given in multiple sections with different instructors and possibly with different texts. All sections share core materials in theory of knowledge, metaphysics, and ethics despite differences that may exist in emphasis.

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: MTuWTh 9:30-11:45a

Instructor: Christopher Haufe

Credits: 3 credits

Department: Philosophy

SOCI 113: Critical Problems in Modern Society

Focus is on major social problems present in large, complex, industrial societies. Topics include environmental problems, poverty, drug addiction, social deviance, and alienation.

Dates: June 4-June 29, 2018

Session: 4 Week Session (1)

Time: TuWTh 1:00-4:00p

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Credits: 3 credits

Department: Sociology

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