Session 7 (3 weeks) Course Listing: August 3 - August 21

[UMS05]

ANT 245 Sex and Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective

An exploration into the commonality and diversity of sex and gender roles in cross-cultural perspective and an examination of cultural and bio-social explanations for why such diversity exists. Foci include contemporary approaches to sex and gender, changing views about men's and women's roles in human evolution, the conditions under which gender roles vary in contemporary societies and the issues surrounding gender equality, power and politics.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20831
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Lisa K Neuman
Enrollment: 15 of 60 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Lisa K Neuman
[UMS05]

ANT 597 Advanced Topics in Anthropology

Advanced students study selected topics with a staff member. Credits to be arranged with instructor.
Section(s):

Class Number: 21772
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Closed
Instructor(s): Lisa K Neuman
Enrollment: 1 of 1 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
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A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Graduate or Senior Standing
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Lisa K Neuman
[UMS05]

BUA 267 Database Management

Introduction to technical and managerial issues associated with databases. Topics include structured query language (SQL) and database usage in decision making.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20813
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Enrollment: 22 of 25 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing and a Grade of C- or higher in BIS 235.
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Christian Matthew Graham
[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: 20418
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0991
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Barbara D Howard
Enrollment: 9 of 60 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Barbara D Howard
[UMS05]

CMJ 106 Storytelling

An introduction to storytelling as a communication practice in daily life. Emphasis is on gaining greater sensitivity and expressiveness as a communicator. Participation in research to a maximum of 3 hours is expected.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20722
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0004
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Closed
Instructor(s): Sarah Elizabeth Wagner
Enrollment: 2 of 2 seats
Location: UM Off-site
Instruction Method: On Site Classroom
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Due to the current COVID-19 situation, this class section has moved to remote learning modalities. Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
MoTuWeThFr 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM Arranged 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Sarah Elizabeth Wagner
[UMS05]

CMJ 119 Humor and Diversity in the U. S.

This course explores how humor highlights, reinforces, and critiques categories of difference - including gender, race, sexuality, nationality, religion, and physical ability. In the process, students learn and appreciate the diversity among types of humor and how it allows communities to formulate their own group identity. As creators and appreciators of humor, students will become aware of the tremendous diversity of humorous expression in U.S. culture and their own role within it.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20901
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0991
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Holly Schreiber
Enrollment: 11 of 25 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Holly Schreiber
[UMS05]

ELL 491 Multiculturalism and Diversity for ESL/EFL Contexts

Diversity training and personal reflection to raise awareness of and to challenge biases about difference. Focus on attitudes toward language, dialect, or accent difference. Issues related to cultural diversity in communication styles, values systems, instructional role expectations, and paths to identity formation. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20812
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Ming Tso Chien
Enrollment: 0 of 12 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Junior Standing or permission
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Ming Tso Chien
[UMS05]

ELL 591 Multiculturalism and Diversity for English as a Second Language (ESL) Contexts

Diversity training and personal reflection to raise awareness of and to challenge biases about difference. Focus on attitudes toward language, dialect, or accent difference. Issues related to cultural diversity in communication styles, values systems, instructional role expectations, and paths to identify formation. For practicing teachers seeking Maine's ESL endorsement or individuals planning to teach EFL overseas. Also suitable for those preparing to teach a second language other than English.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20851
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Ming Tso Chien
Enrollment: 2 of 6 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
Student Tech Help: dlltechhelp@maine.edu . 207.581.4591 . dll.umaine.edu/selfhelp

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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites: Graduate Standing
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Ming Tso Chien
[UMS05]

INV 101 Exploring Innovation

This course is designed for students who are interested in finding out more about innovation, especially as it relates to startup businesses. The course will introduce ways of stimulating creativity, emphasize working in diverse teams and problem-solving to increase speed and decrease risk when it comes to innovation and new business opportunities. Students will 1) learn what is innovation and how to use a simple metric to identify innovation, 2) see/hear about applications of innovation in a variety of fields, 3) learn how to make smart decisions for investing in innovation.
Section(s):

Class Number: 23522
Credits: 1
Class Component: Seminar
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Enrollment: 10 of 24 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
Student Tech Help: dlltechhelp@maine.edu . 207.581.4591 . dll.umaine.edu/selfhelp

General Question with UMaine Summer University: summeruniversity@maine.edu; 207.581.3143

#summeruniversity #umaineonline. This course is designed for students who are interested in finding out more about innovation. The course will introduce ways of stimulating creativity, emphasize working in diverse teams, and problem-solving to increase speed and decrease risk when it comes to innovation. Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Matthew Ryan Hodgkin, Jason C Bolton
[UMS05]

NAS 101 Introduction to Native American Studies

Introduces the interdisciplinary perspective of Native American Studies. Examines the experience of Native Americans, past and present, focusing on diverse and distinct cultural areas and historical events. Explores Native Americans' integral part in the development of the Americas and the European impact on traditional Native societies, historically and currently.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20595
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0991
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Lisa K Neuman
Enrollment: 7 of 100 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
Student Tech Help: dlltechhelp@maine.edu . 207.581.4591 . dll.umaine.edu/selfhelp

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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Lisa K Neuman
[UMS05]

NMD 398 Topics in New Media

Topics not regularly covered in other new media courses. Content varies to suit current needs. May be repeated for credit.
Section(s):

Digital Music Production

Class Number: 20732
Credits: 3
Class Component: Studio
Section: 0001
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Aaron D Boothroyd
Enrollment: 10 of 18 seats
Location: UM Off-site
Instruction Method: On Site Classroom
More Information
Due to the current COVID-19 situation, this class section has moved to remote learning modalities. Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
MoTuWeThFr 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM Arranged 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Aaron D Boothroyd
[UMS05]

PAX 290 Nonviolence: Perceptions and Perspectives

Nonviolence is a cornerstone of Peace and Reconciliation Studies, and a thorough understanding of the history, theory, and practice of the ideas and ethics relating to nonviolence is essential. This interdisciplinary course investigates the development of theories of nonviolence and philosophical, cultural, and religious perspectives on nonviolence. Examples of the practice of nonviolence from across the globe are highlighted, and the skills and tools necessary for the ethical practice of nonviolence and the creation of cultures of peace are investigated. This course is required for the Peace and Reconciliation Studies minor and certificates. Satisfies the General Education Requirements in Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives and in Ethics.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20873
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Hugh J Curran
Enrollment: 5 of 30 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline. Online asynchronous course with live meetings on Friday mornings. Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Hugh J Curran
[UMS05]

POS 203 American State and Local Government

Examines the structure and activities of subnational governments, with particular attention to state modernization, intergovernmental relations, and comparisons between Maine and other states.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20517
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0990
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Mark D Brewer
Enrollment: 15 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.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
Student Tech Help: dlltechhelp@maine.edu . 207.581.4591 . dll.umaine.edu/selfhelp

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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Mark D Brewer
[UMS05]

SMS 491 Problems in Marine Science

Undergraduate studies of current problems in marine science directed by individual faculty. May be experimental or theoretical independent research or directed readings by an individual student. May be repeated for credit.
Section(s):

Applied Fisheries Techniques

Class Number: 22925
Credits: 2
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0870
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/14/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Walter Joseph Golet
Enrollment: 2 of 8 seats
Location: UM Off-site
Instruction Method: On Site Classroom
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This will be a two week field and laboratory intensive course focusing on learning the tools and techniques involved with fisheries biology. Topics include age and growth of fishes (otolith extraction and analysis), foraging ecology (stomach content analysis), fish identification, fish morphometrics, catch per unit effort indice development through rod and reel and lobster trap surveys, conventional tagging (groundfish, sharks and bluefin tuna), beach seining, fyke netting, marine mammal and marine bird surveys and more. This will be a field intensive course where students will be given hands on training to better prepare them for work in fisheries labs and to become more familiar with the Gulf of Maine ecosystem. Students will be expected to take part in dissections, learn species identification for Gulf of Maine animals, and participate in laboratory exercises. Students can expect to spend up to eight hours a day on the water, with a mix of laboratory time to analyze samples throughout the two week time period. The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is located on Casco Bay in Portland Maine. This class will be taught by Dr. Walt Golet from the School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine, Orono. Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
MoTuWeThFr 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Arranged 8/3/2020 - 8/14/2020 Walter Joseph Golet
[UMS05]

SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology

Introduces the fundamental concepts, principles, and methods of sociology, analyzes the influence of social and cultural factors upon human behavior and evaluates effect of group processes, social classes, stratification, and basic institutions on contemporary society.
Section(s):

Class Number: 20203
Credits: 3
Class Component: Lecture
Section: 0991
Dates: 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020
Status: Open
Instructor(s): Karyn Sporer
Enrollment: 14 of 100 seats
Location: Web/On-line
Instruction Method: Online/Online
More Information
A $25.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to all online courses.
For the up-to-date syllabus of this course, please email the instructor directly.
A student can access UMaine learning technologies at my.umaine.edu.
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#summeruniversity #umaineonline Prerequisites:
DAYS & TIMES ROOM DATES INSTRUCTOR(S)
n/a On-line Course 8/3/2020 - 8/21/2020 Karyn Sporer