Current & Upcoming Courses

* Note: all “preview” courses for the upcoming academic year are subject to change. 

 2018 – 2019  Academic Year Preview

 

 

Spring Quarter 2019

INTER 180
INTER 180 – The Art & Science of Dreams

⇒ new class ⇐
Dreams have long fascinated both scientists and artists alike. This 10-credit interdisciplinary course explores the mystery of dreaming from the perspectives of psychology and creative writing. Students study classic and modern takes on dream science, while learning to become more spellbinding storytellers.  See spring quarter 2019 schedule for details.
Item # 0615, 10 Credits

Instructors: Daniel Tremaglio and Carol Anderson

 

 

 

Fall Quarter 2019

IDS Class 115 and 116, Bite Me
INTER 115 or INTER 116 – Bite Me:  Consumption and Sustainability in the U.S.

The focus of this course is the environmental, economic and equity impacts of lifestyle choices regarding food, clothing and shelter. We will examine our behaviors, choices, responsibilities and the consequences of our actions to our communities, nation and Earth by investigating ecosystem interconnections. Through our readings and discussions, we will evaluate diverse opinions and values in order to scrutinize our own personal beliefs. If you’re interested in learning how to live a healthy, happy life, this course is for you.
See fall quarter 2019 class schedule for details.
Item # 0600 or 0605 | 10 or 11 credits
Instructors:  Michael Hanson and Michael Meyer
***This will be the last time Bite Me will be offered.***

 

 

 

IDS 125 - The Pursuit of HappinessINTER 125 – The Pursuit of Happiness

What is happiness? What are elements of a fulfilling and meaningful life? This class explores what social scientists have discovered about happiness at both the individual and societal levels. Topics include friendship, love, justice, citizenship, time, sustainability, self-esteem, empathy, work, creativity, music, politics, money, achievement, spirituality, and humor
See fall quarter 2019 class schedule for details.
Item # 0610, 10 credits
Instructors:  Tim Jones and Deepti Karkhanis

 

 

* Note: all “preview” courses for the upcoming academic year are subject to change. 

Last Updated May 17, 2019