Hidden Gems

If you are searching for classes that explore intriguing topics, are taught by engaging faculty, and offer small class size, we suggest you try out L&C’s hidden gems. These classes come from a wide variety of departments and may, as a bonus, help meet general education or elective credit requirements.

These courses are all being offered in spring 2021. Please consult WebAdvisor for course prerequisites and restrictions, and to read the full course description. 

ART 207-F1: Pre-Columbian Art

ART 208-F1: Ancient Art

ART 319-01: Modern Architecture

AS (Asian Studies) 251-F1: Contemporary Korean Culture

ED 446: Reimagining Teaching and Learning

ED 450: Philosophy and Practice of Environmental/Ecological Education

ELI (Entrepreneurial Leadership) 102: Idea Lab: Introduction to Design Thinking

ELI (Entrepreneurial Leadership) 103: Leadership: Teams & Innovation

ELI (Entrepreneurial Leadership) 290: Technologies of the Future

ENG 100-01: Gothic Literature

ENG 241-F1: Text & Image

ENG 243-F1: Women Writers

FREN 230-F1: French Literature in Translation

HEAL (Health Studies) 151: Renaissance Medicine

HEAL (Health Studies) 210: Public Health

HIST 208-F1: Asian American History in the U.S.

HIST 243-F1: African American History

HIST 259-F1: India: Age of Empire

HIST 297-01: Introduction to Korean History

HIST 390-01: Immigration and Asylum Law

HIST 397-01: American Legal & Constitutional History

JAPN 290-F1 and JAPN 291-F1: Japanese Literature in Translation

MATH 355-01: Geometry

MUS 106-01: Workshops in World Music

MUS 236-01: Music of Asia

MUS 307-01: Topics: Film Music of India

PHIL 201-F1: Philosophy of Religion

PHIL 217-F1: Topics: Marxism

PHIL 217-F2: Phenomenology/Existentialism

PHYS 110-01: Great Ideas in Physics

POLS 302-01: Political Parties and Interest Groups

RELS 104: Religion and Violence

RELS 224-F1: Jewish Origins

RELS 255: American Religion Through the Small Screen: Religious Themes in Contemporary Television

RHMS 270: Interpersonal Media

SOAN 284-F1: Anthropology of Print Media

SPAN 230-F1: Hispanic Lit in Translation

TH 219-F1: Dance Technique

TH 220-F1: Theatre Graphics

TH 234-F1: Stage Lighting

WLL 240-01: Intro to Linguistics


Looking to round out your schedule with a 1 or 2-credit course? The following classes are being offered in spring 2021. Please consult WebAdvisor for class availability. 

AES 270: Developing Intercultural Competence (open to all undergraduate students)

AS (Asian Studies) 156: Art of Tea in Japanese Culture I

FREN 262-F1: Conversational French

GERM 252-F1: German Conversation

JAPN 252-F1: Japanese Conversation

Music Performance: multiple courses

Physical Education 101: multiple courses

RUSS 252-F1: Russian Conversation

SPAN 251-F1: Intermediate Spanish Conversation

SPAN 351-01: Adv Conversational Spanish

TH 110A-01: Theatre Laboratory

TH 110B-01: Theatre Laboratory