Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2013
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Course Listings

Course Offerings
Department Course # Title Credits
Anthropology Program AN101 Sociocultural Anthropology 0.50
Arabic (Lang/Lit) AB395 Special Topics 0.50
Archaeology & Classical Studies AR103 Physical Anthropology and Human Prehistory 0.50
AR390 Special Topics 0.50
CL101 The Greek World 0.50
CL102 Roman Civilization 0.50
CL225 History of Ancient Greece- NEW! 0.50
Astronomy (PC/CP Dept) AS101 Astronomy I: Our place in the cosmos 0.50
AS102 Astronomy II: Journey through the cosmos 0.50
Biology BI111 Biological Diversity and Evolution 0.50
BI226 Genetics 0.50
BI236 Cell and Molecular Biology 0.50
BI256 Life on Earth: Animals 0.50
BI266 Life on Earth: Plants 0.50
BI276 Life on Earth: Microbes 0.50
BI338 Cells: Form and Function 0.50
BI475 Microbial Ecology 0.50
BI496 Special Topics in Advanced Biology- NEW! 0.50
Business BU111 Understanding the Business Environment 0.50
BU121 Functional Areas of the Organization 0.50
BU227 Introduction to Financial Accounting 0.50
BU231 Business Law 0.50
BU233 Personal Finance 0.50
BU247 Managerial Accounting 0.50
BU275 Business Decision Models 0.50
BU352 Introduction to Marketing Management 0.50
BU353 Introduction to Risk Management and Insurance 0.50
BU357 Taxation 0.50
BU362 Building and Managing Products, Services and Brands 0.50
BU383 Financial Management I 0.50
BU385 Operations Management I 0.50
BU387 Intermediate Accounting I 0.50
BU393 Financial Management II 0.50
BU397 Intermediate Accounting II 0.50
BU412 Services Marketing Management 0.50
BU413 Personal Financial Planning and Management 0.50
BU415 Introduction to Management Information Systems 0.50
BU423 Options, Futures and Swaps 0.50
BU440 New Venture Creation 0.50
BU443 International Financial Management 0.50
BU456 Computer Auditing and Control 0.50
BU457 Financial Accounting Theory 0.50
BU461 Seminar in Business Policy 0.50
BU463 Advanced Corporate Finance 0.50
BU467 Advanced Management Accounting 0.50
BU469 Global Marketing Management 0.50
BU470 Brand Communication 0.50
BU472 Marketing Communications 0.50
BU473 Investment Management 0.50
BU477 Auditing 0.50
BU479 High-Tech Marketing 0.50
BU485 Environmental Management for Operations 0.50
BU491 Business Policy II 0.50
BU492 Seminar in Marketing 0.50
Business Technology Management Program MB224 Organizational Leadership 0.50
Chemistry CH111 Fundamentals of Chemistry II 0.50
CH202 Organic Chemistry I: Fundamentals 0.50
CH203 Organic Chemistry II: Structure and Functional Group Chemistry 0.50
Children's Education & Development Option CO230 Children and Music 0.50
CO326 Children, Toys and Media 0.50
CO430 Youth Cultures 0.50
Communication Studies CS100 Introduction to Media History 0.50
CS202 Nonverbal Communication 0.50
CS206 Public Communication 0.50
CS207 Media and Society 0.50
CS212 Language, Communication and Culture 0.50
CS251 Introduction to Visual Culture 0.50
CS322 Gender, Communication and Culture 0.50
Computer Science (PC/CP Dept) CP102 Information Processing with Microcomputer Systems 0.50
CP104 Introduction to Programming 0.50
CP202 Website Design 0.50
CP212 Windows Application Programming 0.50
CP317 Software Engineering 0.50
Contemporary Studies Program CT121 The World in the 21st Century 0.50
CT122 Social and Political Thought 0.50
CT201 Criminology and Contemporary Issues 0.50
CT212 Environmental Issues and Responses 0.50
CT220 Contemporary Studies Methodologies 0.50
CT221 Applied Scientific Reasoning 0.50
CT224 Organizational Leadership 0.50
CT253 Ancients and Moderns 0.50
CT260 Introduction to Human Rights 0.50
CT326 Children, Toys and Media 0.50
CT327 Understanding Popular Culture 0.50
CT345 Applied Democracy 0.50
CT400 Contemporary Topics 0.50
CT430 Youth Cultures 0.50
Criminology CC200 Youth Justice 0.50
CC201 Criminology and Contemporary Issues 0.50
CC215 Murder in Canada 0.50
CC233 Introduction to Social Science Research Methods 0.50
CC300 Theories of Crime 0.50
CC307 Forensic Investigation 0.50
CC400 Advanced Criminological Theory 0.50
Cultural Studies Program KS205 Cartoons and Comics 0.50
Economics EC120 Introduction to Microeconomics 0.50
EC140 Introduction to Macroeconomics 0.50
EC223 Economics of the Canadian Banking and Financial System 0.50
EC238 Environmental Economics 0.50
EC247 Historical Development of the International Economy 0.50
EC248 Economics of Health 0.50
EC250 Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis for Management 0.50
EC260 Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis for Management 0.50
EC310 Special Topics in Economics 0.50
EC370 Microeconomic Theory II 0.50
EC481 Research Paper and Seminar 0.50
Education Minor EM101 Images of Education in Media- NEW! 0.50
English EN119 Reading Fiction 0.50
EN201 Children's Literature 0.50
EN218 Contemporary American Literature 0.50
EN226 Women in Fiction 0.50
EN233 Shakespeare's Comedies and Romances: Gender and Genre- NEW! 0.50
EN246 The English Literary Tradition II 0.50
EN324 Canadian Women's Writing 0.50
Environmental Studies ES101 Introduction to Environmental Studies 0.50
ES102 Environmental Problems and Approaches 0.50
ES290 Global Resource and Environmental Issues 0.50
ES295 Ecotourism and the Environment 0.50
ES391 Wildlife and Rural Land Resources Management 0.50
Film Studies FS240 Film History to 1950 0.50
FS309 Special Topics in Film Studies 0.50
French (Lang/Lit) FR101 Introductory French I 0.50
FR102 Introductory French II 0.50
FR230 Practical French I 0.50
FR231 Practical French II 0.50
Geography GG101 Introduction to Physical Geography 0.50
GG102 Introduction to Human Geography 0.50
GG231 Risks and Disasters: A Geographical Introduction 0.50
GG271 Temporal Perspectives on the City 0.50
GG290 Global Resource and Environmental Issues 0.50
GG354 The Canadian North 0.50
GG391 Wildlife and Rural Land Resources Management 0.50
German (Lang/Lit) GM110 Introductory German I 0.50
Global Studies GS212 Practices of Development 0.50
GS221 Globalization and Cultures: The Cosmopolitan Village? 0.50
GS222 Contemporary Western Societies: Globalization and Cultures 0.50
GS323 Global Migrations, Refugees and Diasporas 0.50
GS327 Tourists, Tourism and the Globe 0.50
GS331 Contemporary Global Conflicts and the Search for Peace 0.50
GS351 Nature, Culture and Development 0.50
GS451 City Worlds 0.50
Health Studies Program HS200 Social Determinants of Health 0.50
History HI104 European Civilization from the Ancient World to the Enlightenment 0.50
HI105 European Civilization from the Enlightenment to the Present 0.50
HI212 French Canada Before Confederation 0.50
HI213 French Canada After Confederation 0.50
HI225 History of Ancient Greece- NEW! 0.50
HI248 The Second World War 0.50
HI249 The Impact of the Second World War, 1939-1948 0.50
HI260 History on Film 0.50
HI346 Special Topics 0.50
HI375 Seeking Justice: The Family and Law in Canada, 1867-1969 0.50
Human Rights & Human Diversity Program HR260 Introduction to Human Rights 0.50
Italian (Lang/Lit) IT101 Introduction to Italian I 0.50
Leadership Program OL224 Organizational Leadership 0.50
OL233 Introduction to Social Science Research Methods 0.50
Mathematics MA101 Calculus I for the Natural Sciences 0.50
MA103 Calculus I 0.50
MA104 Calculus II 0.50
MA121 Introduction to Mathematical Proofs 0.50
MA122 Introductory Linear Algebra 0.50
MA129 Introductory Calculus for Business and Social Sciences 0.50
MA170 Introduction to Mathematics for Finance 0.50
MA205 Differential Equations I 0.50
MA250 Introduction to Analysis 0.50
MA340 Probability Theory 0.50
MA370 Financial Mathematics II 0.50
Medieval Studies Program ML300 Special Topics 0.50
Music Courses: BMus, Diplomas or by Dean's Permission only MU264 Theory III and IV 1.00
MU275 Music of the World 0.50
MU380 Special Topics in Music 0.50
Music Courses: Non-Music Majors MU121 History of Rock Music 0.50
Philosophy PP110 Values and Society 0.50
PP111 Knowledge and Reality 0.50
PP201 Reasoning and Argumentation 0.50
PP209 Philosophy of Religion 0.50
PP213 Legal Philosophy 0.50
PP217 Medical Ethics 0.50
PP223 Contemporary Moral Issues 0.50
PP224 Philosophy and the Environment 0.50
PP230 The Quest for World Peace 0.50
PP233 Philosophy of Sex, Love and Friendship 0.50
PP247 Business Ethics 0.50
Physics (PC/CP Dept) PC141 Mechanics for the Life Sciences 0.50
Political Science PO217 Introductory Methods in Political Science I 0.50
PO231 Introduction to World Politics I 0.50
PO263 Politics and Government in Canada 0.50
PO319 African Politics 0.50
Psychology PS101 Introduction to Psychology I 0.50
PS102 Introduction to Psychology II 0.50
PS260 Introduction to Cognitive Psychology 0.50
PS261 Introduction to Learning- NEW! 0.50
PS262 Sensory Processes and Perception 0.50
PS263 Biopsychology 0.50
PS264 Motivation and Emotion 0.50
PS268 Drugs and Behaviour 0.50
PS270 Social Psychology 0.50
PS271 Personality 0.50
PS275 Developmental Psychology I: Infancy and Childhood 0.50
PS276 Developmental Psychology II: Adolescence and Young Adulthood 0.50
PS280 Abnormal Psychology 0.50
PS295 Introduction to Research Methods 0.50
PS390 History of Psychology- NEW! 0.50
Religion & Culture RE103 Love and Its Myths 0.50
RE104 Evil and Its Symbols 0.50
RE212 World Religions in Cultural Perspective 1.00
RE220 Religion and Popular Culture 0.50
RE233 Stories and the Sacred 0.50
RE265 Cults, Sects and New Religious Movements 0.50
RE313 Grief, Death and Dying 0.50
RE321 Gandhi: Non-Violence and the Struggle for Freedom 0.50
RE335 Jesus of Nazareth 0.50
RE337 Asian Spiritual Disciplines 0.50
RE344 Apocalypticism 0.50
RE348 Psychology and Religion 0.50
RE380 Religion and Social Change 0.50
Social Welfare (OC) SL100 Introduction to Social Welfare 1.00
Sociology SY101 Introduction to Sociology 0.50
SY201 Sociology of Families 1.00
SY203 Sociological Theory 1.00
SY210 Social Inequality 0.50
SY224 Sociology of Work 0.50
SY232 Sociology of Mental Illness 0.50
SY241 Sociology of Crime: Structural Perspectives 0.50
SY242 Sociology of Crime: Interpretive Perspectives 0.50
SY280 Research Methods I 0.50
SY281 Research Methods II 0.50
SY303 Sociology of Youth 0.50
SY307 Political Sociology- NEW! 0.50
SY321 Sociology of Medicine 0.50
SY322 Sociology of Health and Illness 0.50
Spanish (Lang/Lit) SP101 Introduction to Spanish I 0.50
SP102 Introduction to Spanish II 0.50
Women and Gender Studies Program WS100 Introduction to Women and Gender Studies 0.50
WS202 Women and Gender Relations in Canada 0.50
WS203 Girls, Women and Popular Culture 0.50
WS204 Women, Gender and Work 0.50
WS205 Women, Gender and Visual Culture 0.50