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  • Classes run from December 22, 2014 through January 11, 2015 and are open to current William Paterson students and visiting students from other colleges.

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Course outlines / syllabi will be available on October 19 or sooner.


Art History
ARTH 1010-80, Understanding Art - Claudia Goldstein

COMM 1200-80, Media and Society - Quicke, Robert

MUSI 1150-80 Understanding MusicMichael Gribboek
MUSI 2130-80 Rock Music: Diversity and Justice - Stephen Marcone
MUSI 2160-80 World Music - Payton MacDonald



Finance and Economics
ECON 2020-80, Microeconomic Principles – Tricia Snyder
ECON 2100-80, Business Statistics I - Alexandros Panayides
ECON 2110-80, Business Statistics II – Martin Gritsch
ECON 2110-81, Business Statistics II - Adam Vester
ECON 3100-80, Money and Banking - M. Ramjerdi (cross-listed with FIN 3100)
ECON 4280-80, Healthcare Economics - Rahi Abouk (cross-listed with NUR 4280)

FIN 3100-80, Money and Banking - 
M. Ramjerdi (cross-listed with ECON 3100)
FIN 3200-80, Corporate Finance – Fuchun Cai
FIN 4350-80, Investment Analysis/Planning - John Malindretos (cross-listed with FINP 4350)
FIN 4450-80, Finance Information Systems - Ge Zhang
FINP 4350-80, Investment Analysis/Planning -
John Malindretos (cross-listed with FIN 4350)

Management and Marketing
MGT 2000-80, Principles of Management
  Watad, Mahmoud
MGT 3050-80, Management Information Systems  Roberts, Thomas
MGT 3060-80, Organizational Behavior  Stephen Betts
MGT 3090-80, International Management – Mir, Ali
MGT 3200-80, Technology Applications - Presby, Leonard
MGT 3550-80, Values, Ethics, and Sustainability - Arevalo, Jorge
MGT 4310-80, Production and Operations Management Perez, Cesar
MGT 4500-80, Small Business Management - Simmons, Sharon
MGT 4600-80, Bus Strategy/Policy - Mir, Raza
MKT 2100-80, Principles of Marketing - Kashyap, Rajiv
MKT 4820-80, Marketing Management - Florenthal, Bela
MKT 7880-80, Global Marketing - Matthews, William




Counseling Services
CSP 6960-80, School Law and Mental Health Code
 - P. Danzinger & K. Decker


Special Education Core
SPC 4560-80  Life Span Transitions: Home, School and Comm. - R. O'Connor 
SPC 5800-80, Collaboration between School, Home & Comm. - Pamela Brillante
SPC 5800-81, Collaboration between School, Home & Comm. - I. Van Riper


Criminology and Criminal Justice

CCJ 3670-80, Juvenile Delinquency - Ranjan, Sheetal (cross-listed with SOC 3670)

ENG 1500-80, Experiences in Literature - Housen Maratouk
ENG 2070-80, Effective Business Writing - Liane Robertson
ENG 2310-80, Introduction to Creative Writing - Christopher Salerno

Geography and Urban Studies
GEO 3200-80, Cultural Geography - Monica Nyamwange

HIST 1050-80, The Modern World - Susan Dinan
HIST 2050-80, U. S. Through Reconstruction  George Macleod
HIST 3920-80, Contemporary Middle East John Livingston

Languages and Cultures
TBED 5400-80, Hist of Bilingualism & Bilingual Ed. in US - Bruce Williams

Liberal Studies
LBST 4800-80, Sr Capstone Seminar - Daniel Kolak  (by permission only)

Political Science
POL 1150-80, Power, Justice, and Freedom - Thompson, Michael
POL 2260-80 American Judicial System - Principe, Michael

PSY 2100-80, Developmental Psychology – Kathleen Torsney
PSY 2300-80, History/Systems of Psychology - Thereza Hernandez
PSY 3200-80, Psychology of Adolescence - Nancy Vail
PSY 3450-80, Community Psychology - Michele Iannuci
PSY 3500-80, Theory Personality - Julie DiMatteo
PSY 3750-80, Cognitive Psychology - Michael Gordon
PSY 4800-80, Seminar in Psychology  K. Makarec (by permission only) 

SOC 1020-80, Social Problems - Furst, Gennifer
SOC 2310-80, Sociology of the Family - Christensen, Wendy
SOC 3670-80, Juvenile Delinquency - Ranjan, Sheetal (cross-listed with CCJ 3670)

Women's and Gender Studies

WGS 1800-80, Gendered Lives & Societies - A. Gerri Budd
WGS 2080-80, Female Icons
 - Gill, Lawrence
WGS 2250-80, Race, Gender, and Society - Sabogal, Elena



BIO 3450-80, Conservation Biology - Stephen Vail

Environmental Science
ENV 1100-80, Environmental Sustainability - Sarnoski, Joseph
ENV 1100-81, Environmental Sustainability - Klein, Elana

KNES 2540-80, Hist & Phil of Sport/Physical Activity - Robb Rehberg

PETC 3300-80, Contemp. Methods, Materials, and Evaluation: Driver's Ed. - Lori Albert

MATH 1100-80, Contemporary Mathematics Madeleine Rosar

MATH 1300-80, Elementary Statistics  Eliana Antoniou

PHYS 1100-80, Introduction to Physics - Staff
PHYS 1100-81, Introduction to Physics – Staff

PHYS 1700-80, General Astronomy-Staff


NUR 4280-80, Healthcare Economics - Rahi Abouk (cross-listed with ECON 4280)

Public Health
PBHL 1100-80, Healthy U - Corey Basch

PBHL 1100-81, Healthy U - Jody Inglis
PBHL 2200-80, Stress Management - William Kernan
PBHL 2210-80, Nutrition  Dana Jacko
PBHL 3110-80, Global Health Issues - Charlene Gungil

PBHL 3900-81, Human Sexuality - Jonathan Moss

PHYS 1700-80, General Astronomy - Song Chung

PHYS 1700-81, General Astronomy - Zohar Ris