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470, 570 COURSES

(Summer 2007 through Spring 2009)

Selected topics courses are academic credit-bearing courses in the Cal Poly catalog that provide a generic course vehicle to offer special topics on an "as needed basis." The most common selected topics courses are 470, 471, 570, 571, are available to all academic programs, and have the same generic course description.

The specific topic title appears in the Class Schedule and on the students' transcripts.

AERO 470 Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics (4) Effective Fall 2008

Applying computational fluid dynamics to study wide range of fluid dynamics problems as they relate to aerospace engineering. Topics include grid generation, sources of errors in computational fluid dynamics studies, applying boundary conditions, 2D and 3D external flows and other related subjects. Heavy emphasis on projects and the comparison of results obtained in class to those published in the open literature. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: AERO 303, AERO 306 or consent of instructor.

AERO 470 Aircraft Performance (4) Effective Fall 2008

Fundamentals of propeller and jet aircraft performance. Steady and accelerated flight. Equations of motion. Level flight. Gliding, climbing, driftdown. Takeoff and landing. FAR requirements. Range and endurance. Payload-range diagram. Maneuvering. V-n diagram. Turning and pull-ups. Stall and spin behavior. Energy methods. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

AGED 570 College Teaching (3) Effective Winter 2009

Methodology course focusing on the selection and use of various teaching strategies, methods/approaches, and techniques when planning, delivering, and evaluating instruction. For graduate students interested in pursuing a faculty position at post-secondary institutions. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

ART 470 Advanced Symbol Design and Wayfinding (4) Effective Spring 2009

The research, design, and testing of health care symbols, as part of a national study. Advanced work in symbol/signs and wayfinding. 1-4 lectures. Prerequisite: ART 332, junior standing, and consent of instructor.

ART 470 The Art of Love in Renaissance and Baroque Italy (4) Effective Spring 2009

Focus on the important theme of love (secular and sacred) that underlies the making and meaning of historically significant works of art in Italy (c1450-1650) by such artists as Botticelli, Titian, Michelangelo, Bernini, and Caravaggio. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ART 470 Cross-Cultural Visual Narratives (4) Effective Summer 2008

The ability to analyze, understand and design a narrative in relation to a specific culture through images captured abroad and one quarter of study. Field trip abroad to Italy. Outcome of class: an art exhibit and a visual narrative in the book or multimedia format. Daily interactions with past and present Italian culture, art and narrative as focus for coursework. In-depth observation, analysis and creative thinking encouraged and stimulated by unique qualities of place. Focus on relationships of people and culture with the surrounding natural and manmade landscapes. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ART 470 Artists and Critics in Contemporary Art History (4) Effective Spring 2008

Consideration of key critical, historical, and aesthetic issues in art production since the 1960s. Investigation of precursors to, as well as developments in, contemporary art, including performance art, Minimalism, conceptual art, Earthworks, feminism, postmodernism, and identity politics. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ART 470 Survey of a City through Watercolor and Media Art (4) Effective Spring 2008

The ability to analyze, understand and represent a city, as much as the creation of a design piece rendered through techniques of watercolor and digital media, are at the center of a collaborative effort between architecture and art and design students. Field trip abroad to the city to be surveyed. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ART 470 Book Arts (4)   Effective Winter 2008

An examination of the book as art object. Instruction in traditional and non-traditional book binding and construction techniques. Emphasis on creating the book as visual object not by imposed decoration, but through a clearly defined conceptual framework. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ASCI 470 Sustainable Rangeland Management (3) Effective Summer 2009

Description of rangeland and plant resources; ecosystem function; management techniques including grazing, animal impact, fire, and uses of technology; land/grazing/financial planning; and monitoring towards defined future landscape descriptions. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Upper division standing, completion of GE Area B, concurrent enrollment in ASCI 471, or consent of instructor.

ASCI 471 Sustainable Rangeland Management Laboratory (3) Effective Summer 2009

Range plant identification; ecosystem process monitoring; land planning including water, road, and fence systems; creation of grazing and land plans; application of various tools to manipulate ecosystem function. 3 laboratories. Concurrent: Enrollment in ASCI 470.

ASCI 471 Creation of a Chimeric Mouse (4) Effective Spring 2009

Utilization of techniques in advanced reproductive technologies such as embryo transfer, estrus cycle manipulation, embryo handling, and micromanipulation. Students will apply previously acquired skills in embryology, and apply them to more advanced laboratory practices in an effort to create a chimeric mouse. 4 laboratories. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

BIO 470 Tropical Plant Biology (2) Effective Summer 2008

Tropical plant biology at the National Tropical Botanical Gardens on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Topics include tropical plant ecology and botany, ethnobotany, taxonomy, restoration, and tropical plant diversity. 2 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Concurrent: BIO 471.

BIO 471 Tropical Plant Biology Laboratory (2) Effective Summer 2008

Laboratory and field studies in tropical plant biology at the National Tropical Botanical Gardens on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Topics include tropical plant ecology and botany, ethnobotany, taxonomy, restoration, and tropical plant diversity. 2 laboratories. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Concurrent: BIO 470.

BIO 570 Proposal Writing for Biology Research (3) Effective Spring 2009

Completion of written and oral presentations of a proposal for research in biology, including a literature review. Presentations must include a master's level research plan and an analysis of published experimental results from related peer-reviewed articles. 3 seminars. Prerequisite: Graduate standing in Biological Sciences or consent of instructor.

BRAE 570 Design, Construction, and Management of Small Irrigation System (3) Effective Summer 2009

Design of small sprinkler and drip irrigation systems including irrigation system components, water hydraulics, backflow prevention devices, soil factors, and site information. Provides current agriculture teachers with enough information to design, construct, and manage irrigation systems for small agriculture production plots used to demonstrate Ornamental Horticulture and Plant Science California Career Technical Education Model Standards. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

BUS 470 Workshop in Business Leadership and Communication I (1) Effective Fall 2008

Introduction to the goals, activities, logistics and timetable for the workshop. Personal inventory development. Written business communications. Leadership transition planning. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

BUS 470 Workshop in Business Leadership and Communication II (1) Effective Fall 2008

Project management principles and implementation. Leadership skills and transition. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

BUS 470 Workshop in Business Leadership and Communication III (1) Effective Fall 2008

Effective mentoring. Observation of project implementation and one-on-one coaching sessions with level II members. Self-assessment of personal development. Written and oral communication mastery tests. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

CD 470 Preschool Children's Engagement with Science, Technology, and Mathematics (4) Effective Spring 2009

Exploration and critique of current research on preschool children's engagement with science and math concepts, with a particular focus on how technology contributes to development of understandings in these domains. Opportunities to observe young children's engagement with activities relevant to mathematical and scientific processes. Analysis of the teacher's role in incorporating science, math and technology into early childhood programs, as well as identification of ways to include the family and community in the learning process. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

CE 471 Advanced Civil Computer-Aided Design (2) Effective Spring 2008

Instruction and practice using Autodesk Civil 3D to complete civil engineering designs. Design topics include site coordination, basic road design, grading, and utility design. Use of the software to prepare a set of design plans according to current industry standards. 2 laboratories. Prerequisite: CE 114, BRAE 239, junior or senior standing.

CE 471 Design and Construction of Concrete Objects (1) Effective Spring 2008

Teams design, construct and test a concrete bowling ball or a scaled down reinforced concrete frame structure. Testing of designed and constructed objects under impact loading. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

CE 570 Transportation Safety (3)   Effective Winter 2008

Transportation safety problem worldwide and in USA; factors associated with traffic safety: human factors, roadway design, vehicle factors; transportation planning and safety; addressing the vulnerable groups and their needs; crash data collection and management; statistical analysis of crash data; before-after studies; identification of crash hotspots. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

CHEM 470 Forensic Chemistry (4) Effective Spring 2008

Modern forensic chemistry. Investigation of the role of chemistry in solving crimes, using basic chemical principles and instrumental analysis. Topices may include fingerprint analysis, drug identification, arson investigation, blood analysis, and DNA profiling. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: CHEM 305, or CHEM 351, or CHEM 217/317 or consent of instructor.

COMS 470 Environmental Communication (4) Effective Spring 2009

Survey of recent developments in the field of environmental communication. How and with what effect environmental messages are transmitted between scientists, policymakers, and the public. Critical/rhetorical perspectives that inform contemporary understandings of the human-nature relationship. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Junior standing, completion of GE Area A.

CSC 490 Advanced Functional Programming and Computational Finance (4) Effective Spring 2009

Introduction to the application of functional languages to computational finance, including valuation, risk modeling, and financial combinators. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

CSC 490 ACM Programming Contest Preparation (1) Effective Fall 2007

Introduction to variety of subjects in programming, algorithms, and discrete mathematics through puzzles and problems which have appeared in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest and similar venues. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

DANC 470 Advanced Modern Dance (1) Effective Spring 2009

Focus on advanced level technique, style, concepts and choreography with an emphasis on the creative and technical aspect of "hyper-athletic" techniques, inversions, and complex rhythmic structures popular in contemporary dance forms; exploration of anatomically efficient movement practice, expression, body awareness, rhythmic sensitivity, locomotion, flexibility, strength and body effectiveness. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor; concurrent enrollment in DANCE 471.

DANC 471 Advanced Modern Dance (1) Effective Spring 2009

Focus on advanced level technique, style, concepts and choreography with an emphasis on the creative and technical aspect of "hyper-athletic" techniques, inversions, and complex rhythmic structures popular in contemporary dance forms; exploration of anatomically efficient movement practice, expression, body awareness, rhythmic sensitivity, locomotion, flexibility, strength and body effectiveness. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor; concurrent enrollment in DANCE 470.

DSCI 470 Dairy Calf Care (4)   Effective Winter 2008

Modern dairy calf management techniques in feeding; health and care of neonatal calves. Advanced principles of calving, feeding, handling, housing and health of dairy calves. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

DSCI 470 Dairy Waste Management (2) Effective Winter 2008

Management of dairy wastes to protect the environment while providing a return on investment. Selection of waste management systems, considering capital and operating costs and benefits from nutrient, biogas, and heat recovery. Description of best practices that meet new regulatory requirements. 2 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

DSCI 570 Animal Biology for Agriculture Teachers (3) Effective Spring 2008

Agriculture biology class designed for high school agriculture teachers. The areas of biochemistry, the cell, cell respiration, photosynthesis, cell division, heredity, molecular basis of inheritance, classification, evolution, agronomic plants, animal physiology, immune system, animal reproduction and development, ecology, and animal behavior. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

EE 470 Pattern Recognition (3) Effective Winter 2009

Examination of a variety of pattern recognition algorithms. Topics include Bayesian decision and estimation, non-parametric methods, multi-classifier, eigenvector and feature selection method, unsupervised data clustering, EM technique. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

EE 471 Pattern Recognition Laboratory (1) Effective Winter 2009

Laboratory examination of a variety of pattern recognition algorithms. Topics include Bayesian decision and estimation, non-parametric methods, multi-classifier, eigenvector and feature selection method, unsupervised data clustering, EM technique. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

EE 570 Computational Intelligence (4) Effective Spring 2009

Theory, design and applications of biologically motivated computational paradigms, including artificial neural networks, evolutionary computing, and hybrid intelligent systems. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

ENGR 470 Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project III (1) Effective Spring 2009

The third in a three-course lecture sequence associated with the Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project. Topics include engineering and business, manufacturing and testing, cost estimating, industrial design, design with quality in mind (TQM and 6Sigma), life-long learning, and global perspectives. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Concurrent: ENGR 483.

ENGR 470 Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project II (1) Effective Winter 2009

The second in a three-course lecture sequence associated with the Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project. Topics include sustainable design and technology, design for manufacturability, ergonomics, intellectual property, product liability and entrepreneurship. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ENGR 470 Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project I (1) Effective Fall 2008

The first in a three-course lecture sequence associated with the Multidisciplinary Senior Design Project. Topics include an overview of the design project, team building, project planning, requirements development, literature reviews, and technology evaluation. 1 lecture. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

ENVE 470 Biofuels and Biomass (3) Effective Spring 2009

Introduction to biofuels such as biodiesel, ethanol, biomethane and biomass to energy. Topics include feedstocks, lifecycle analysis, processing and conversion methods, waste stream integration, energy conversion and use, emissions, byproducts, and second generation or advanced biofuels. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: CHEM 125 or CHEM 128 or consent of instructor.

ENVE 471 Biofuels and Biomass (3) Effective Spring 2009

Introduction to biofuels such as biodiesel, ethanol, biomethane and biomass to energy. Topics include feedstocks, lifecycle analysis, processing and conversion methods, waste stream integration, energy conversion and use, emissions, byproducts, and second generation or advanced biofuels. 3 laboratories. Prerequisite: CHEM 125 or CHEM 128 or consent of instructor.

FNR 470 Religion and the Environment (4) Effective Spring 2008

An independent study on the writings of scholars on the subject of the effect that religion has on the environment; looking at the pros and cons of various writings. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

FNR 570 Silviculture and Applied Forest Ecology (3) Effective Fall 2008

Advanced survey of the historical and emerging trends in silviculture and their relationship to forest health. Specific topics relate to the graduate student's master's thesis. 3 units. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

GEOG 470 Urban Geography (4)   Effective Winter 2008

Survey of the historical and contemporary development of the world's cities. Topics include the origin or urban settlements, industrialization, suburbanization, globalization, and the social and economic challenges facing cities and city dwellers in both developed and developing countries today. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

GSB 570 Business Ethics Competition (4) Effective Winter 2009

Advanced business students work in a team to integrate and apply theories of their various business courses by participating in an international competition that requires them to research an ethical business dilemma, and then prepare a written and oral presentation which explains the legal, financial and ethical dimensions of the problem and a course of action recommendation that integrates both business and ethical theories. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or approval from the OCOB Associate Dean of Graduate Programs.

GSB 570 Business Management Simulation Competition (4) Effective Winter 2009

Advanced business students integrate and apply the theories of their various business courses by becoming strategic managers of simulated companies competing against other business students in a simulated environment which incorporates the economies of two countries, and requires consideration of global and domestic strategy. Developing analytical and general management decision-making skills as a member of a team competing in an international business management simulation competition. Extensive use of computers for simulation and analytical/planning tools. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or consent of instructor.

HCS 470 Professional Wine Selling (4) Effective Spring 2009

Planning and presenting wine sales plans for various sized wineries; the relationship of wine sales to marketing and business strategy; trade and consumer wine sales channels; wine selling techniques; customer relationship management; legal and ethical issues related to wine sales. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: WVIT majors with senior standing, AGB 443, AGB 444, or consent of instructor.

HCS 470 Organizing Instruction for Teaching Floral Design (3) Effective Summer 2007

Skills and techniques in teaching floral design in a classroom setting. Elements and principles of design and history of floral design incorporated into teaching methods, curriculum development and identification of resources and materials for floral design instruction. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Senior or graduate standing. Open to agricultural educators or credential students only.

IME 470 Advanced RFID Technologies - Development and Application (4) Effective Spring 2008

How various radio frequency identification (RFID) systems operate, and focus on UHF systems. Hands-on training in the Cal Poly RFID lab, and designing RFID systems for various applications. Guest speakers from industry. Visitation of RFID companies and/or exhibitions. Researching existing RFID systems, and developing a vision for the future of the technology, as well as its entrepreneurship potential. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

IME 470 Implementing Systems Engineering Processes for a Formula SAE Racecar (4) Effective Spring 2008

The need for the formality and completeness of systems engineering as a discipline for a Formula SAE racecar competition. Key areas of project management, risk management, requirements management, scheduling, budget control, architecture level engineering and program planning. Team planning and implementation. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

IME 470 Leadership and Project Management (2) Effective Winter 2009

Theory and practice in leadership and project management skills for engineering design teams. Basic issues related to, and tools used for, managing projects and concepts comprising project management. Emphasis on situations requiring resolutions and management decisions by groups representing various elements of an enterprise. 2 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

IME 471 Single Track Vehicle Manufacturing (2) Effective Spring 2009

Manufacturing challenges of creating a precision vehicle frame for a single track vehicle. Design, precision machining processes, fixturing, welding and alignment. 2 laboratories. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

IME 471 Multidisciplinary Design Project for Developing Regions in Southeast Asia (2) Effective Spring 2009

Multidisciplinary engineering design project to study and develop infrastructure or other needs using appropriate technology in remote and impoverished communities in Thailand and/or Laos. Sustainable solutions will be sought with assistance from local practicing engineers. Field visits to communities. 2 laboratories. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

IT 570 Advanced Industrial Processes and Materials (4) Effective Spring 2008

Survey of established as well as emerging industrial processes and materials, and enterprise management implications of alternatives. Integrative problems such as concurrent engineering, modular outsourcing and materials selection. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or approval from the Associate Dean of OCOB Graduate Programs.

IT 570 Advanced Topics in Packaging Technology (4)   Effective Winter 2008

Exploration of the latest technologies and techniques utilized to protect a product from common and singular distribution hazards. Topics include distribution hazards, product facility, cushion performance, structural package design and the ASTM and ISTA testing protocols. Distribution environment measurement using data recorders and simulation of the same in lab. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or approval from the Associate Dean of OCOB Graduate Programs.

IT 570 Technology Entrepreneurship (4)   Effective Winter 2008

Key processes of technological innovation including intellectual property, product ideation, market analyses and best practices in technology enterprise development. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or approval from the Associate Dean of OCOB Graduate Programs.

IT 570 Six-Sigma Value Chain Management (4) Effective Fall 2007

Six Sigma represents the thrust of numerous efforts in manufacturing and service organizations to improve products, services, and processes. Application of six sigma quality improvement tools and philosophies in the context of value chain management. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: OCOB graduate standing or approval from the Associate Dean of OCOB Graduate Programs.

JOUR 470 The Media Empire of William Randolph Hearst (4) Effective Winter 2009

The media empire of the late newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst. The historical influences William Randolph Hearst made in the development of today's journalism. Required field trip to Hearst Castle in San Simeon, California. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

JOUR 470 Public Relations Management (4) Effective Spring 2008

Development of critical skills needed to manage public relations communication in a variety of different work place environments (corporate, agency, small business, non-profit, etc.). Topics include strategic planning, management of institutional and personnel resources, budgeting, goal-setting, and networking with community-based allies. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

JOUR 470 Media Representations of Third World Women (4) Effective Spring 2008

Analysis of film as an international mass medium reflecting the cultural, social, economic, religious and political aspirations and conditions that women are experiencing in a number of developing countries. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

KINE 470 Media and Technology in Science and Human Performance (3) Effective Winter 2009

Using digital video and information technology for worksite health promotion, human factors/ergonomic issues in industry, and sport performance. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MATE 470 Service-learning Project Management (2) Effective Spring 2009

Directed project management for juniors, seniors, and graduate students in Materials Engineering. Students serve as project managers for freshmen service-learning teams. Weekly required meeting with instructor. 2 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MATE 570 Engineering Skills for Sustainable Design (4) Effective Spring 2009

Introduction and application of sustainable design principles and tools for engineering design: dynamic systems modeling, energy life cycle inventories, input-output life cycle modeling and life cycle assessment. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor. Concurrent: MATE 571.

MATE 571 Engineering Skills for Sustainable Design Laboratory (1) Effective Spring 2009

Laboratory to accompany MATE 570. Introduction and application of sustainable design principles and tools for engineering design: dynamic systems modeling, energy life cycle inventories, input-output life cycle modeling and life cycle assessment. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor. Concurrent: MATE 570.

MATE 571 Materials Analysis Laboratory (1)    Effective Spring 2008

Directed group laboratory study of selected topics for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. Topics include surface analysis methods such as AFM, STM, SEM, EDS, XRF, Raman, and FTIR. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

ME 471 Third Quarter Senior Project (1) Effective Spring 2009

Completio of a project begun in senior design class ME 428 and continued in ME 481. Design verified through prototyping and testing. 1 laboratory. Prerequisite: ME 481.

ME 570 Aerodynamics of Land Vehicles (4) Effective Fall 2008

Aerodynamics of land vehicles, primarily automobiles but also trucks, trains, and motorcycles. Application to real-world examples of the fundamentals of aerodynamics. Wind tunnel design and operation for the study of automotive aerodynamics. Use of real world examples to illustrate the application of theory to practice. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor.

POLS 470 Global Issues and Film (4) Effective Spring 2009

Examination of political concepts and values important to the fields of comparative politics and international relations, based on sources found in film. Topics may include: power, justice, violence, and social responsibility. Emphasis on the deconstruction of thematic topics found in film and the application of those topics to contemporary global issues. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: POLS 112, junior standing, or consent of instructor.

POLS 470 Conservative Political Thought (4) Effective Spring 2009

Classic texts and arguments of conservative political thought. Readings include Burke, Smith, De Maistre and contemporary authors. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: POLS 112, junior standing, or consent of instructor.

POLS 470 Education Policy (4) Effective Spring 2009

An overview of some of the most pressing issues concerning schooling and education policy in the United States and abroad. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: POLS 112, junior standing, or consent of instructor.

POLS 470 Political Ecology (4) Effective Spring 2009

Political ecology: a range of approaches that examine the role of social economic and political forces in human-environment interactions. How the politics of environmental change works and how such explanations can inform policy. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: POLS 112, junior standing, or consent of instructor.

POLS 470 Environmental Policy and Politics (4) Effective Spring 2008

The unique relationship of science, policy, and the values that exist in the nexus of environmental decision making. Exploration of the challenges inherent in environmental policy, using a mix of lectures, discussion, activities and original research. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: POLS 112, junior standing, or consent of instructor.

PSY 470 Social Psychology of Prejudice (4) Effective Spring 2008

The causes and consequences of prejudice. Topics discussed applied to a variety of groups (e.g., race, gender, weight, etc.), and have implications for various settings (e.g., educational, organizational, clinical, etc.). 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Junior standing and consent of instructor.

REC 470 Introduction to Sport Management (4) Effective Fall 2008

Introduction to the philosophy, organization, issues, and career paths of sport management. Emphasis on ethical decision-making and career opportunities in youth, interscholastic, intercollegiate, professional, and international sport. Portion of the course may be taught online. 4 lectures. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.