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Courses

Below you will find the current coures offerings listed by semeseter and then alphabetically by department. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at registrar@simmons.edu or 617-521-2111.

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Summer 2014 Course Schedule - Updated Hourly

Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 04/23/2014 03:33AM

Economics

ECON 100 - Principles of Microeconomics

4 sem. hrs. Addresses debates about whether market capitalism provides the best institutional context for organizing the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. Considers consumer and business behavior under various competitive conditions. Assesses the appropriate role for government policy in improving performance of market capitalism. Staff.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 06/24/2014 -
07/31/2014
Tuesday, Thursday

11:45AM-
03:00PM
N/A
Zinnia Mukherjee Open 25 No 4.00

ECON 101 - Principles of Macroeconomics

4 sem. hrs. Provides perspective on the economy as a whole. Examines how interactions among national levels of consumption, saving, investment, trade, and government policy cause inflation, unemployment, and the economy's oscillation between prosperity and recession. Pays close attention to current macroeconomic events, including changes in the Federal Reserve's monetary policy and the fiscal impact of the national budget. Staff.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 06/24/2014 -
07/31/2014
Tuesday, Thursday

03:00PM-
06:15PM
N/A
Zinnia Mukherjee Open 24 No 4.00

Education

EDUC 381 - Practicum in Early Childhood: Prek-K

4 sem. hrs. Prereq.: Consent of the department. Requires 150 hours in a PreK-K level setting including special needs learners. Includes supervised teaching responsibilities and development of lesson plans, curriculum materials, and learning centers. Taken in spring of junior year and summer I. Guttentag.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 05/12/2014 -
08/30/2014
N/A N/A N/A Ms. Helen Guttentag Open 19 Yes 4.00

English

ENGL 105 - Creative Writing: Non-Fiction

4 sem. hrs. Designed for students with a solid base of writing skill who wish to grow further as writers. Teaches writing of non-fiction that a non-captive audience would willingly read. Focuses primarily on the personal narrative. Pei, Wollman, Weaver, Staff.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 05/12/2014 -
06/18/2014
Monday, Wednesday

11:45AM-
03:00PM
N/A
Richard Wollman Open 15 No 4.00
SS 05/12/2014 -
08/04/2014
Monday

04:30PM-
08:30PM
N/A
Chris Cormier Hayes Open 5 No 4.00

ENGL 111 - Greek Mythology & Religion

4 sem. hrs Examines myths about the principle gods, goddesses, and heroes of ancient Greece, and the influence of Greek mythology on later literature, language, and the visual arts. Includes readings from Homer, Hesiod, Sappho, Ovid, and Greek dramatists. Wollman.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 06/23/2014 -
07/30/2014
Monday, Wednesday

11:45AM-
03:00PM
N/A
Richard Wollman Open 19 No 4.00

ENGL 112 - The Bible

4 sem. hrs. Closely studies the Old and New Testaments, with attention to the problem of strategies of interpretation. Considers themes including the use of metaphor; shifting attitudes toward sex; time and typology; and theological versus cultural perspectives. Wollman.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 05/13/2014 -
06/19/2014
Tuesday, Thursday

11:45AM-
03:00PM
N/A
Richard Wollman Open 20 No 4.00

ENGL 323 - Special Topics in Literature

4 sem. hrs. Prereq.: ENGL 109 or consent. Offers an intensive study of a particular genre of literature. Staff.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 06/24/2014 -
07/31/2014
Tuesday, Thursday

02:45PM-
06:00PM
N/A
Richard Wollman Open 20 No 4.00

ENGL 523 - Special Topics in Lit

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits
01 05/13/2014 -
08/28/2014
Tuesday, Thursday

02:45PM-
06:00PM
N/A
Richard Wollman Open 20 No 4.00
Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 04/23/2014 03:33AM

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