Session 1 (3 weeks): May 10–May 28

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Summer University will begin with a 3 and 6 week May Session. This term, as with the University’s 3-week Winter Session, is a way for students to fulfill a requirement, get ahead, or lighten their course loads in the spring and fall. Complete an additional course in just a few weeks!

You can find all the courses available this Summer here or on MaineStreet.

[UMS05]

ACC 201 Principles of Financial Accounting

This is an introduction to the organization, presentation and use of financial accounting information. Students will understand the elements of the accounting system - assets, liabilities, equity, revenues, expenses and dividends. Emphasis is on acquiring familiarity with the double-entry system and gaining an understanding of the purposes and uses of the information found within the income statement, balance sheet, statement of stockholder's equity and the statement of cash flows.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80709
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Ricky Mullins
Enrollment: 19 of 60 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing or Accounting Majors
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Ricky Mullins
[UMS05]

BIS 105 Excel Fundamentals for Business Analytics

The course introduces students to work with data sets in excel worksheets, formulas, templates, charts, and common excel functions needed in any business context. Student cannot earn credit for both COS 213 and BIS 105.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80994
Credits: 1
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Jennifer Thomas Larlee
Enrollment: 53 of 60 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: BUS 105 cannot be taken for credit after passing COS 213.
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Jennifer Thomas Larlee
[UMS05]

CHF 201 Introduction to Child Development

Influences on human development from conception through middle childhood. Theoretical perspectives, empirical evaluation and practical implications.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80480
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Barbara D Howard
Enrollment: 11 of 50 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Barbara D Howard
[UMS05]

CHF 351 Human Sexuality

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.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80482
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Sandra L Caron
Enrollment: 9 of 50 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Sandra L Caron
[UMS05]

CMJ 370 Visual Communication

An introduction to modes of analysis of visual communication (which may include photography, the web, painting, film, television, sculpture, theater, advertising, etc.), with reference to social institutions and cultural norms that affect the interpretation of visual media.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80876
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Kevin Duffy
Enrollment: 18 of 20 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: 3 hours of CMJ courses
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Kevin Duffy
[UMS05]

COS 103 Introduction to Spreadsheets

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.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80802
Credits: 1
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Carol A Roberts
Enrollment: 18 of 35 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Carol A Roberts
[UMS05]

DIS 300 Disability: Interaction of Human Diversity and Global Environment

Designed to introduce the student to disability as an element of human diversity that has a significant reciprocal relationship with the environment. We begin by discussing prevalence and incidence of disability across the globe, examine the historical changes in concepts of disability over time, and then study disability as a human phenomenon which both emerges from and influences biological, economic, physical, social, political, spiritual, cultural, technological and virtual environments.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80832
Credits: 3
Class Component: Seminar
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Stephen F Gilson
Enrollment: 10 of 15 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Stephen F Gilson
[UMS05]

ECO 120 Principles of Microeconomics

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.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80219
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Todd M Gabe
Enrollment: 30 of 120 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Todd M Gabe
[UMS05]

EHD 203 Educational Psychology

A scientific study of human development, learning, cognition and teaching. Emphasis on theory and research and their application to educational problems.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80221
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Sidney Mitchell
Enrollment: 20 of 50 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: PSY 100
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Sidney Mitchell
[UMS05]

ENG 205 An Introduction to Creative Writing

Offers students experience in writing in three major forms: autobiographical narrative, fiction, and poetry.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80225
Credits: 3
Class Component: Seminar
Section: 0991
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Joanna B Crouse
Enrollment: 19 of 22 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Joanna B Crouse
[UMS05]

ERS 103 Dynamic Earth

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 last; and the global environment and how best to interact with it.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80833
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Scott E Johnson
Enrollment: 36 of 100 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Scott E Johnson
[UMS05]

HTY 104 United States History Since 1877

A survey of main themes of U.S history from 1877 to the present. The course may include an emphasis on political, social, economic, intellectual, and technological aspects of the Gilded Age, the Progressive Era, WWI, the interwar era, WWII, the Cold War, and post-Cold War era.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80232
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Ann Elliott Tock
Enrollment: 13 of 40 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Ann Elliott Tock
[UMS05]

MKT 270 Marketing

Introduces students to the concepts, analyses, and activities that comprise marketing strategy and tactics, and provides practice in assessing and solving strategic and tactical problems in marketing. The course is a foundation for advanced courses in marketing. Topics include: marketing strategy (segmentation, targeting and positioning), market environmental analysis, consumer behavior, marketing research, product management, pricing, marketing communications, and channels of distribution.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80712
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Susan Myrden
Enrollment: 18 of 60 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Business, Economics or Financial Economic Major or Declared Business and/or Marketing Minor and Sophomore Standing
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Susan Myrden
[UMS05]

PHI 100 Contemporary Moral Problems

Examines a variety of moral problems causing controversy in contemporary society. Focuses on evaluating arguments for and against competing solutions to these problems. Also discusses different philosophical strategies for thinking about moral obligations and relationships. Topics surveyed may include: abortion, affirmative action, euthanasia, feminism, the environment, capital punishment, welfare and aid to the needy, technology, war and racism, among others.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80751
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Derek Anthony Michaud
Enrollment: 27 of 40 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Derek Anthony Michaud
[UMS05]

PHI 102 Introduction to Philosophy

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.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80752
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Hao Hong
Enrollment: 11 of 40 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Hao Hong
[UMS05]

PHI 235 Biomedical Ethics

Investigates physician, nursing, and hospital codes of conduct, the physician/patient relationship, concepts of health/disease, procreation/abortion decisions, genetics/reproductive technologies, health resources/social justice allocations, medical humanities, ethics in a pandemic, and other ethical dimensions of medical practice.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80428
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Donald Beith
Enrollment: 14 of 80 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing or Nursing major, or permission
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Donald Beith
[UMS05]

POS 201 Introduction to Political Theory

An introduction to the fundamental questions of political philosophy--what is justice? How ought we to live our lives? What is the best regime?--through detailed study of a few central books in the history of political thought, such as Plato's Republic and Machiavelli's Prince.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80812
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Robert Glover
Enrollment: 12 of 50 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Robert Glover
[UMS05]

POS 348 The Politics of Sport in America

The primary purpose of POS 348 is to engage students in a substantive, detailed, and critical examination of the intersection of sport and American society through the lens of political science. Sports and American politics and government are closely connected in myriad ways.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80948
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Mark D Brewer
Enrollment: 9 of 50 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: POS 100
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Mark D Brewer
[UMS05]

PSY 350 Cognition

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.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80258
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Benjamin Guenther
Enrollment: 14 of 25 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisites: PSY 245 or BIO 200
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Benjamin Guenther
[UMS05]

SWK 531 MSW Advanced Standing Bridging-Social Work Practice

Integration of generalist knowledge, values and skills with application to simulated and actual social work practice situations.
Section(s):

Class Number: 80734
Credits: 2
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Kelly Ann Jaksa
Enrollment: 10 of 15 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Master of Social Work major or permission
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a Online 5/10/2021 - 5/28/2021 Kelly Ann Jaksa