Summer 2019 Online Courses

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

IMPORTANT:

  • All Psychology courses require approval.  The online approval request form will be available on the PSY program website on (approximately) April 1.

 

General Interest

The following courses do not apply to specific program or degree requirements but can be included in a students degree as electives.  Caution: the 120 hours of your degree can only include 72 hours of 100- and 200-level credit so avoid the courses in this section if you have reached this limit.

Global Public Health: Population, Poverty and Pollution – 11850 – MPH 222 – A

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LIS Interdisciplinary Elective Options

The following courses may be applied to the 12 hours LIS elective with petition. If you use a non-LIS course to meet this requirements, you should submit a petition to request this use.  Learn how to petition a course here.

Topic:Culture, Health & Power – 11668 – LIS 460 – A

Emerging Diseases – 11659 – MPH 471 – A

ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health – 11631 – MPH 478 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 12026 – WGS 301 – B

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Uncategorized Boyer Categories

The following courses may be applied to an appropriate Boyer category with petition.If you use a non-LIS course to meet this requirements, you should submit a petition to request this use.  Learn how to petition a course here.

Introduction to Social Media – 12183 – COM 309 – A

ECCE: Global Media and Culture:China – 11938 – COM 477 – A

Topic:Interpreting the News – 11798 – COM 480 – A

Topic: The Death Penalty – 12103 – CCJ 470 – A

ECCE: Story of Food – 12179 – ENG 366 – A

Urban Environments – 12071 – ENS 472 – A

ECCE: Cleopatra’s Egypt – 11846 – HIS 414 – A

Law and Literature – 12216 – LES 454 – A

ECCE: Political Ideas and Ideologies – 11957 – PSC 331 – A

Gender, Politics, and Public Policy – 12125 – PSC 444 – A

Positive Psychology – 12175 – PSY 333 – A
All Psychology courses require approval.  The online approval request form will be available on the PSY program website on (approximately) April 1.

ECCE: Food, Health, and Public Policy – 12064 – MPH 402 – A

Social Work and Substance Abuse – 11652 – SWK 425 – A

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Heritage

ECCE: Race, Class, and Social Justice – 12098 – CCJ 347 – A

ECCE: American Souths – 11958 – ENG 337 – A

Topic:Monument/Museum/Memory – 11043 – HIS 440 – A

ECCE: American Political Thought – 11918 – PSC 435 – A

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Identity

All Psychology courses require approval.  The online approval request form will be available on the PSY program website on (approximately) April 1.

Life-span Developmental Psychology – 11347 – PSY 321 – A

Adolescence – 11058 – PSY 323 – A

Multicultural Counseling – 11961 – PSY 352 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 12026 – WGS 301 – B

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Institutions

ECCE: Policing In America – 12093 – CCJ 312 – A

ECCE: International Criminal Justice Systems – 12096 – CCJ 346 – A

Employment Discrimination Law – 12170 – LES 449 – A

International Law and Organizations – 12218 – PSC 462 – A

ECCE: Conviction of the Innocent – 11927 – LES 488 – A

Employment Discrimination Law – 12191 – PAD 452 – A

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Language

Dating and Relating – 11894 – COM 423 – A

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Nature

Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems – 11861 – ENS 404 – A

Environmental Law – 11281 – ENS 419 – A

Environmental Sociology – 12020 – ENS 422 – A

Global Environmental Health – 11913 – MPH 301 – A

Emerging Diseases – 11659 – MPH 471 – A

ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health – 11631 – MPH 478 – A

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Work

Global Child Advocacy Studies – 12035 – PAD 482 – A

The System’s Response to Child Maltreatment – 12056 – PAD 483 – A

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ECCE

ECCE: Speakers Series – 11970 – UNI 301 – P
ECCE: Speakers Series – 11971 – UNI 301 – Q
ECCE: Speakers Series – 11972 – UNI 301 – R
ECCE: Speakers Series – 11973 – UNI 301 – S
ECCE: Speakers Series – 11974 – UNI 301 – T

 

Global Awareness

ECCE: Global Media and Culture:China – 11938 – COM 477 – A

ECCE: International Criminal Justice Systems – 12096 – CCJ 346 – A

ECCE: Cleopatra’s Egypt – 11846 – HIS 414 – A

ECCE: Political Ideas and Ideologies – 11957 – PSC 331 – A

ECCE: Culture, Health, and Power – 11597 – SOA 428 – A

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US Communities

ECCE: Policing In America – 12093 – CCJ 312 – A

ECCE: Race, Class, and Social Justice – 12098 – CCJ 347 – A

ECCE: American Souths – 11958 – ENG 337 – A

ECCE: Story of Food – 12179 – ENG 366 – A

ECCE: American Political Thought – 11918 – PSC 435 – A

ECCE: Conviction of the Innocent – 11927 – LES 488 – A

ECCE: Food, Health, and Public Policy – 12064 – MPH 402 – A

ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health – 11631 – MPH 478 – A

ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies – 12026 – WGS 301 – B

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Engagement Experience

Internships are an excellent way to earned ECCE Engagement Experience credit.  (And, yes, it is possible to earn internship credit for additional experience/work with your current employer.)  You earn 1 hour of academic credit for every 50 hours of work.  These hours are spread over an entire semester so the weekly commitment is similar to the amount of time you should be spending on homework in a traditional course.  You can learn more here https://www.uis.edu/cas/ipl/internships/students/#current 

ECCE: Project Applied Learning – 12120 – IPL 301 – A
Requires project proposal and course application. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development – 12121 – IPL 305 – A
Requires course application. Contact ipl@uis.edu for more information.

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General Education

 

Written Communication

Rhetoric and College Writing – 11811 – ENG 101 – A

College Writing and Civic Engagement – 11062 – ENG 102 – B
Prerequisite: ENG 101 with a C or better

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Oral Communication

Oral Communication – 11374 – COM 112 – A

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Social and Behavioral Science

Juvenile Delinquency – 12092 – CCJ 231 – A

Principles Of Psychology – 11706 – PSY 201 – A

Introduction to Sociology – 11651 – SOA 101 – A

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Humanities – Visual, Creative, Performing Arts

Music Appreciation – 12038 – MUS 121 – A

Introduction to Theatre – 11900 – THE 274 – A

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Life Science without lab

Environmental Biology – 12010 – BIO 106 – A

Plants and Society without a Lab – 11926 – BIO 306 – A

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Life Science with lab

 

 

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 Math

Quantitative Reasoning – 11217 – MAT 111 – A
Requires Departmental Approval

Applied Statistics – 10939 – MAT 121 – A
Applied Statistics – 11087 – MAT 121 – B
Requires Departmental Approval