Online Courses Spring 2017

The courses listed on this page are hyperlinked to the actual UIS schedule.  You can follow this link to see useful information like the number of available spaces, course descriptions, and whether or not a waitlist exists.

Realize that this list  includes only the course that are most likely options for online LIS majors. It does not include courses that some students may wish to consider: graduate level courses, Teacher Preparation, or courses in BIO, BUS, MGT, MAT, and CSC that require prerequisites that most LIS majors have not completed. Please use the UIS dynamic schedule to find the options.

If the summer or fall semester will be your final semester, you should plan to enroll in LIS 451 Senior Seminar.  Please email Andy Egizi for registration approval.

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LIS-Prefix Elective Options

ECCE:Teen Talk-Culture and Adolesence – 13729 – SOA 426 – A

Media from a Liberal Arts Perspective – 10216 – COM 458 – A

Topic:Human Nature – 12750 – LIS 460 – A

ECCE: African American Popular Culture – 13420 – AAS 375 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 13040 – WGS 301 – A

ECCE: Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture – 13422 – WGS 338 – A

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Boyer Categories

The following courses may be applied to an appropriate Boyer category with petition.

Media from a Liberal Arts Perspective – 10216 – COM 458 – A
Second-half course; meets from March 20 to May 6

ECCE: Global Media and Culture:China – 14347 – COM 477 – A
First-half course; meets from Jan 17 to March 11

Computer Programming – 10375 – CSC 319 – A

Introduction to HTML/Web Development – 10385 – CSC 320 – A

ECCE: Geopolitics: Geographical Aspects of International Affairs – 13270 – ENS 461 – A

American Political Thought from the Revolution to the 20th Century – 14599 – HIS 446 – A
Restricted to online History majors at the start of registration.  Contact jatwe1@uis.edu

Poverty, Law, and Justice – 13600 – LES 441 – A
Poverty, Law, and Justice – 13601 – PSC 441 – A

Topic:Human Nature – 12750 – LIS 460 – A

Contemporary American Political Philosophy – 14587 – PHI 336 – A

Person, Identity, and Dignity – 14588 – PHI 353 – A

Rationality and Moral Choice – 12201 – PHI 447 – A

Topic: Philosophy of Race – 14279 – PHI 460 – A

Religion, Politics, and Public Policy – 14606 – PSC 443 – A

Politics of Western Europe – 14604 – PSC 466 – A

All PSY courses require approval.  Request approval to enroll using this form https://uofi.uis.edu/fb/sec/2069697

Family Psychology – 12936 – PSY 326 – A

Abnormal Psychology – 13752 – PSY 351 – B
Abnormal Psychology – 14601 – PSY 351 – C

Multicultural Counseling – 14494 – PSY 352 – C

Social Work and Substance Abuse – 11962 – SWK 425 – A

ECCE:Teen Talk-Culture and Adolesence – 13729 – SOA 426 – A

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Art

Aesthetics – 12261 – PHI 434 – A
Counts as Art with a student petition

Topic:The Psychology of Music – 12850 – PSY 310 – A
Counts as Art with a student petition. Request approval to enroll using this form https://uofi.uis.edu/fb/sec/2069697

Heritage

ECCE: US Women’s History – 12887 – HIS 345 – A
Restricted to online History majors at the start of registration.  Contact jatwe1@uis.edu

History of Modern Philosophy – 12014 – PHI 425 – A

ECCE: The Changing American Family and Public Policy – 13206 – PAD 434 – A

European Prehistory – 11747 – SOA 472 – A
Prereq: A course in archeology or human evolution or consent of instructor

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Identity

ECCE: African American Popular Culture – 13420 – AAS 375 – A

Life-span Developmental Psychology – 11793 – PSY 321 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 13040 – WGS 301 – A

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Institutions

ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13063 – CSC 442 – A
ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13064 – CSC 442 – B
ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13065 – CSC 442 – C
ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13096 – CSC 442 – D
ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13668 – CSC 442 – E

Gangs, Crime, and Justice – 14536 – CCJ 363 – A

ECCE: Communities, Fear, and Crime Control – 14537 – CCJ 364 – A

Crime Myths and Moral Panic – 14538 – CCJ 411 – A

Criminology of Sport – 14583 – CCJ 414 – A

ECCE: Crime and Sentencing: Global Issues – 14539 – CCJ 415 – A

Justice and Juveniles – 14540 – CCJ 419 – A

ECCE: Global Change in Local Places – 13592 – ENS 311 – A

ECCE:Democracy and Democratic Theory – 13801 – HIS 411 – A

ECCE: Social Change and Leadership – 14561 – IPL 362 – A

Employment Discrimination Law – 10765 – LES 449 – A

International Law and Organizations – 13567 – LES 462 – A
International Law and Organizations – 13566 – PSC 462 – A

The Law of Military Conflict – 13998 – LES 473 – A
The Law of Military Conflict – 13996 – PSC 472 – A

Comparative Philosophy of Religion – 12285 – PHI 315 – A

ECCE: Introduction to International Relations – 13284 – PSC 373 – A

Policy Analysis and Implementation – 14605 – PSC 410 – A

Postmodern Theory: Politics and Possibility – 14610 – PSC 438 – C

Employment Discrimination Law – 13213 – PAD 452 – A

ECCE: Culture, Health, and Power – 12972 – SOA 428 – A

ECCE: Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture – 13422 – WGS 338 – A

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Language

Introduction to Interpersonal/Organizational Communication – 10192 – COM 302 – A

Introduction to Mass Media – 11901 – COM 303 – B

Organizational Communication – 11846 – COM 463 – A

Critical Thinking – 10552 – PHI 301 – A

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Nature

Conservation Biology – 12502 – BIO 462 – A
Requires instructor approval.  Prereq: One year of Introductory Biology or Introductory Environmental Science. Ecology recommended.

Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems – 13594 – ENS 404 – A

ECCE: Environmental Sociology – 14368 – ENS 422 – A
ECCE: Environmental Sociology – 14369 – SOA 422 – A

Our Changing Climate – 13272 – ENS 463 – A

Introduction to Metaphysics and Epistemology – 12029 – PHI 472 – A

ECCE: Chemicals and the Citizen – 13648 – MPH 450 – A

ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health – 13252 – MPH 478 – A

ECCE: Solid and Hazardous Wastes Policy – 13713 – MPH 486 – A

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Work

ECCE: Internship Applied Learning – 14548 – IPL 300 – B
You must have an approved internship before enrolling in IPL 300.  For more information about internships, please review the IPL website http://www.uis.edu/ipl/internships/

ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development – 14557 – IPL 305 – A
 Requires approval from the IPL office. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development – 14563 – IPL 305 – B
Restricted to active military and veterans. Requires approval from the IPL office. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

Perspectives on Child Maltreatment and Advocacy – 14330 – PAD 481 – A
Counts as Work with a Student Petition

Global Child Advocacy Studies – 14376 – PAD 482 – A
Prereq: PAD 481.  Counts as Work with a Student Petition

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ECCE

ECCE: Speakers Series – 14114 – UNI 301 – P
ECCE: Speakers Series – 14116 – UNI 301 – Q
ECCE: Speakers Series – 14118 – UNI 301 – RECCE: Speakers Series – 14119 – UNI 301 – S

Global Awareness

ECCE: Global Media and Culture:China – 14347 – COM 477 – A
First-half course; meets from Jan 17 to March 11

ECCE: Crime and Sentencing: Global Issues – 14539 – CCJ 415 – A

ECCE: Asian American Women – 14603 – ENG 331 – A
Email jatwe1@uis.edu for approval

ECCE: Global Change in Local Places – 13592 – ENS 311 – A

ECCE: Environmental Sociology – 14368 – ENS 422 – A
ECCE: Environmental Sociology – 14369 – SOA 422 – A

ECCE: Geopolitics: Geographical Aspects of International Affairs – 13270 – ENS 461 – A

ECCE:Democracy and Democratic Theory – 13801 – HIS 411 – A
ECCE: Democracy and Democratic Theory – 13802 – PSC 425 – A

ECCE: Introduction to International Relations – 13284 – PSC 373 – A

ECCE: Environmental Facts and Fictions: The Mystery Genre – 13968 – MPH 221 – A

ECCE: Chemicals and the Citizen – 13648 – MPH 450 – A

ECCE: Culture, Health, and Power – 12972 – SOA 428 – A

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US Communities

ECCE: African American Popular Culture – 13420 – AAS 375 – A

ECCE: Internet in American Life – 13063 – CSC 442 – A

ECCE: Communities, Fear, and Crime Control – 14537 – CCJ 364 – A

ECCE: The Changing American Family and Public Policy – 13206 – PAD 434 – A

ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health – 13252 – MPH 478 – A

ECCE: Solid and Hazardous Wastes Policy – 13713 – MPH 486 – A

ECCE:Teen Talk-Culture and Adolesence – 13729 – SOA 426 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 13040 – WGS 301 – A

ECCE: Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture – 13422 – WGS 338 – A

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Engagement Experience

ECCE: Internship Applied Learning – 14548 – IPL 300 – B
You must have an approved internship before enrolling in IPL 300.  For more information about internships, please review the IPL website

ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development – 14557 – IPL 305 – A
 Requires approval from the IPL office. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development – 14563 – IPL 305 – B
Restricted to active military and veterans. Requires approval from the IPL office. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

ECCE: Working for Women: Service-Learning and Gender Inequality – 14558 – IPL 306 – A

ECCE: Social Change and Leadership – 14561 – IPL 362 – A
ECCE: Social Change and Leadership – 14562 – IPL 362 – B

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General Education

Written Communication

Rhetoric and College Writing – 12504 – ENG 101 – B
Email jatwe1@uis.edu for approval

College Writing and Civic Engagement – 12372 – ENG 102 – K
Email jatwe1@uis.edu for approval

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Oral Communication

Oral Communication – 14113 – COM 112 – I

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Social and Behavioral Science

Juvenile Delinquency – 14528 – CCJ 231 – A

Principles Of Psychology – 13620 – PSY 201 – B
Principles Of Psychology – 13783 – PSY 201 – C

Foundations of American Education – 14177 – TEP 207 – B

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Humanities – Visual, Creative, Performing Arts

Music Appreciation – 14049 – MUS 121 – A

Introduction to Theatre – 12959 – THE 274 – A

Art Appreciation – 12832 – ART 101 – A

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Humanities

Comparative Philosophy of Religion – 12285 – PHI 315 – A

Introduction to Theatre – 12959 – THE 274 – A

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Physical Science with lab

Chemistry Cooks – 13744 – CHE 137 – B

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Physical Science without lab

Chemistry Cooks – 13746 – CHE 137 – C

Our Changing Climate – 13272 – ENS 463 – A

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Life Science without lab

Solving Medical Mysteries – 13924 – CLS 115 – A

Nutrition – 14141 – CLS 225 – A
Requires Instructor Approval

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Math

Applied Statistics – 12506 – MAT 121 – C
Prerequisite: Intermediate algebra and geometry with grades of C or better. Placement test may be required to register for this course.  If you have prerequisites, contact mat@uis.edu for approval.

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