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(Mondays through Saturdays, May 14 – 26) = 12 class days
Register by April 15, 2018 and save $50* on the cost of your May MiniMester course or internship.
Three 10 minute breaks are built in to each class day. Last day to enroll in this term is May 15 at Noon.
Last day to withdraw from this term with a “W” grade is Friday, May 18.
3 credit class – $910
4 credit class – $1,1213
6 credit internship – $1,820
12 credit internship – $3,540
Room and Board for residents during May MiniMester: $725
Interim Room and Board for residents from the end of spring semester finals to the beginning of May MiniMester on May 14 is $300. This break housing is available by application only. Housing applications open on March 31, 2018.
BLC: Students needing BLC assistance in the May Term will have an additional cost of: $515
*$50 savings may be applied to either May or June MiniMester registration, but not to each session.
|AR280||Digital Photography||Riley||8:30am – Noon (M-Sat)||meets Fine Arts requirement|
|CO103||Effective Presentations||Pinkham||5:30pm - 9:30pm (M-Fri)||required core class|
|CW102||College Writing & Research||McDonald||9:00am – 12:30pm (M-Sat)||required core class|
|EL212||Children's Literature||Adler||8:30am– noon (M-Sat)||meets EL requirement|
|HD305||Ethics/Char/Moral Dev||Brailey||8:30am– noon (M-Sat)|
|HI115||Dev of Western Civ I||Stephenson||5:30pm - 9:30pm (M-Fri)||meets History requirement|
|HU315||People/Places New London||O'Donnell||8:30am– noon (M-Sat)||meets Humanties requirement|
|MA104||Math in Our World||Peterson||1:00pm – 4:30pm (M-Sat)||meets MA requirement|
|PE199||Sp Top: Lifetime Fitness||Peretz||1:00pm – 4:30pm (M-Sat)||meets PE requirement|
AR280 Digital Photography (3 cr)
This course will provide students with an understanding of techniques and trends in contemporary digital photography, as both a medium for self-expression and a tool for use in capturing image. The basic concepts and terminology of traditional photography, composition, color theory, lighting methods, and equipment are covered in the context 111 of planning and capturing images. Students learn to plan, compose, and optimize image captures destined for digital media, and print. The student must possess a digital camera, preferably with through the-lens viewing
CO103 Effective Presentations (3 cr)
This course is designed to increase your effectiveness as a communicator and presenter by emphasizing critical thinking, careful research, organization, and delivery strategies. NOTE: A minimum grade of C- is required to meet graduation requirements.
CW102 College Writing & Research (3 cr)
Prerequisites: CW101 (C- grade or better), the equivalent, or permission of the instructor. This course reinforces the skills taught in CW101 while introducing students to the procedures of academic and professional research. Assignments will emphasize writing to analyze and synthesize ideas, information literacy skills for finding and evaluating appropriate sources, and proper documentation of sources. This is a writing intensive (WI) course, requiring students to submit a minimum of 15 pages of revised and edited text in finished form including a fully documented research paper. NOTE: A minimum grade of C- is required to meet graduation requirements and to enroll in 200-level or above English courses.
EL212 Children’s Literature (3 cr)
Introduces students to historical, global, and contemporary issues presented in literature that is written for children. Literature appropriate for pre-k children through sixth grade, with a focus on the characteristics of children’s literature, particularly multicultural literature. The course will not specifically address how to teach this literature to young children, but it will focus on gaining an understanding as well as an appreciation for literature created for children. Tis course meets the literature requirement for all.
HD305 Ethics, Character & Moral Development (3 cr)
Prerequisite: HD108, PY105 and junior status. This course offers the student an opportunity to study the extent to which thinking and action can be applied to ethical and moral situations. T e course will provide an in-depth examination of ethics and morality, including historical, philosophical, religious, legal, sociological, multicultural, psychological and human developmental perspectives. A particular emphasis is placed on the identification and application of moral thinking skills designed to better understand and perhaps resolve ethical issues at the personal, interpersonal and professional levels.
HI115 Development of Western Civilization I (3 cr)
HI115 addresses the extent to which ancient Egyptian, Asian, Semitic, and Greco-Roman culture shaped the foundation and early development of the Western Heritage. The course considers the development of the West through an examination of myriad historical movements, including the development of monotheistic religions, the origin of democracy, the rise of Rome, the influence of the Christian Church, the Crusades, revival of trade, learning, technological development and urban life, the Italian and north European Renaissance movements and the Reformation. However, the course does not treat the rise of the West as an isolated phenomenon; HI115 studies the intercultural connection between the Islamic world, the Byzantine Civilization, and, where and when appropriate, it makes historical comparisons to developments taking place in Asia, Africa, and the (Pre-Columbian) Americas.
HU315 The Shaping of New London (3 cr)
Prerequisites: CW102, CO103 The course is designed as an exploration of the humanities-history, art and architecture, literature, music, etc.-presented through a look at the characters and events that shaped New London, Connecticut. The stories of the past set the stage for the city of today. Students will step where history was made, to connect the past to the present, and to define their own beliefs. Students will need to arrange their own transportation to class meetings at the of campus sites. There will be a course fee or admission fees that are of set by the course not requiring a textbook.
MA104 Math in Our World (3 cr)
Math in Our World will provide students with an understanding of the practical uses of mathematics with an emphasis on consumer mathematics and finance. The topics covered included percent, simple and compound interest, installment buying including credit and debit, home buying, and stocks and bonds. The US system of measurement and the metric system will be presented in addition to an overview of statistics, probability, graph theory and geometry.
PE199 Special Topics: Lifetime Fitness (3 cr)
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to a variety of physical activities. Lifetime Fitness offers weight and cardiovascular training as well as a variety of recreational and sport related activities. The emphasis is on lifetime activities and healthy choices.
|BS340||Behavioral Science Internship I (3 cr)||Mauro||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|BS440||Behavioral Science Intership II (3 cr)||Mauro||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|BU420||ECE/Business Internship (6 cr)||TBA||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|BU425||Business Internship I (3 cr)||TBA||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|BU426||Business Internship II (3 cr)||TBA||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|CJ262||CJ Soph Field Experience (3 cr)||Myers||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|CJ362||CJ Junior Field Experience (3 cr)||Myers||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|CJ442||CJ Senior Field Experience (6 cr)||Myers||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|CO443||Senior Fieldwork (3 cr)||Ward||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|CO483||Comm Internship (3 cr)||Ward||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|ES491||Environmental Studies Internship (3 cr)||Blake||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|HE450||Health Science Internship (6 cr)||Blake||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|HT250||Hosp/Tour Soph Internship (3 cr)||Braley||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|HT350||Hosp/Tour Junior Internship (3 cr)||Forcier||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|HT450||Hosp/Tour Senior Internship I (6 cr)||Forcier/Braley||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|HT451||Hosp/Tour Senior Internship II (6 cr)||Forcier/Braley||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|LS450||LPS Internship I (3 cr)||Mauro||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|LS451||LPS Internship II (3 cr)||Mauro||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|SM210||Sport/Fitness Practicum (3 cr)||Kresge||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|SM450||Sport/Fitness Internship (6 cr)||Roberts||Arranged||Must have prior permission|
|SM451||Sport/Fitness Internship (12 cr)||Roberts||Arranged||Must have prior permission|