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Courses

COURSES BY DURATION

Code Course Title Qtr Days Status Online

1-5 Weeks

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 243 The Art of Peonies in Chinese Brush Painting FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 98 W Unleashing Creativity Through Explorations in Mixed Media FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 226 Travel Photography: Around the Corner and Around the World SU TTh OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 03 How to Shoot and Edit a Professional Video FA ThS Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish SU M ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Business

BUS 02 Financial Planning: Part I FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 163 W Search Engine Optimization: Practical Marketing with Google, Bing, and Yahoo FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 166 W Social Media Marketing FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 229 Leadership and Conflict Management FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 127 The Aeneid FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Communication

COM 19 Building Interpersonal Skills: An Experiential Workshop FA Th-Su No Registration Required OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 39 A Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
COM 39 B Accent Reduction for Non-Native Speakers of English FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Mathematics

MATH 12 Math in the Wild: Using Mathematical Thinking to Solve Messy Real-World Problems FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Online Creative Writing

EGL 142 WB Magazine Writing: Being Pitch Perfect SU ClosedJoin Wait List OnlineClass
EGL 19 WA The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 19 WB The Creative Habit: Cultivating a Daily Writing Practice FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
NVL 01 W Planning Your Novel: Starting from Scratch FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
NVL 02 W Write a Novel in a Month: No Critics, No Fear FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Personal Development

PDV 77 Enhancing Emotional Intelligence FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Science

BIO 102 W Immune Health Basics FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
SCI 09 The Science of Making Conscientious Food Choices FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 48 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: How Neuroscience Is Creating Smarter Technologies FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish SU M ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

6-10 Weeks

Art History

ARTH 105 European Modernism, 1900-1940 FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ARTH 155 A History of Photography: The Innovations of Six Iconic Photographers FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ARTH 228 Art of the Bible FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 131 Drawing the Realistic Figure FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 187 Painting from Observation FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 83 Beginning Painting FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 97 Portrait Dawing: Three Portraits, Three Techniques FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 01 An Introduction to Photography as Art FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 61 The Well-Rounded Photographer: An Introduction to Portraits, Nature Photography, and Other Genres FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 06 Photographing Nature: Using a Camera to Study the Natural World FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 90 Intermediate Video Editing FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Business

BUS 10 W An Introduction to Project Management: The Basics for Success FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 103 Tame Big Data to Drive Big Insight FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 105 Cloud Computing and Subscription Models: Selling and Marketing SaaS and Mobile Solutions to the Enterprise FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 112 W Business Presence and Persuasion: Communication for Effectiveness FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 12 W How to Build Successful Startups: Learn Lessons Straight from Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 123 W Value Investing: An Introduction FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 145 Product Management for the Internet of Things FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 152 W Innovation Timing: A Toolkit for Discovering, Evaluating, and Creating Technology Opportunities FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 160 W Leadership Skills for Women in the Workplace: How to Aim High and Achieve Impact FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 167 W Mapping Your Path to Career Satisfaction FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
BUS 168 Strengths-Based Leadership: Increase Your Impact and Thrive FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 172 How Technology Is Changing the Business of Sports FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 174 The Business of Self-Driving Cars FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 175 Resilient Leadership FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 19 The Business of Art: Selling, Buying, and Collecting FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 213 Principles of Product/Market Fit FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 217 Accelerate Your Startup Idea FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 233 Using Design Thinking and Simple Sketching Techniques to Ignite Innovation FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 28 Funding a New Enterprise FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 50 Go-to-Market Strategies and Tactics for Entrepreneurs FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 51 Neuromarketing: How Brain Science Is Changing Marketing as We Know It FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
BUS 66 Five Steps to Build a Most Lovable Product: Why MVP Is No Longer Enough FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 62 Rebel with a Cause: Catiline and the Roman Revolution FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Communication

BUS 112 W Business Presence and Persuasion: Communication for Effectiveness FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
COM 01 Public Speaking FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
COM 120 The Art of Effective Storytelling: Techniques and Secrets FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
COM 52 Presentations: Finding Your Authentic Voice FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Communication for Non-Native Speakers of English

COM 23 Presenting in English FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
COM 32 W Business Writing in English: The Foundations FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
COM 61 W Business Writing in English: The Finer Points FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 86 Paris After Dark: The Belle Epoque and the Jazz Age, 1890-1935 FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Current Events

POL 180 International Human Rights: Strategies, Struggles, and the Quest for Dignity FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 101 The History and Theory of Design: An Introduction to the Design Cycle FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
DSN 310 W Design Your Future: Design Innovation for Global Teams FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 16 Camera as Witness: Politics, Culture, and the Power of Documentary Filmmaking FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
FLM 89 Built to Last: What Makes a Classic Film? FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

History

HIS 120 The Russian Revolution: 100 Years Later FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
HIS 125 Great Cities: Capitals of Western History FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
HIS 189 A History of Muslim Spain, 711-1492 CE FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
HIS 197 W The Roman World FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Languages

ARB 01 Introductory Arabic FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
CHN 01 Beginning Chinese I FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 01 Beginning French I FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 20 French Conversation Through Film FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ITA 01 Beginning Italian I FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
ITA 20 Italian Through Humor FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
JPN 01 Beginning Japanese I FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish I FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SPA 20 Spanish Through Short Stories FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
YID 01 Introductory Yiddish FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Law

LAW 200 W Constitutional Law FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Linguistics

LIN 09 W The Glamour of Grammar FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Literature

LIT 224 Ancients and Moderns: Readings in the Human Condition FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
LIT 228 Great Poems of the English Language: The Romantics FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
LIT 40 Shakespeare for Non-Shakespeareans FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Media Studies

MEDIA 02 W The Communication Revolution: Demystifying the Disruptions in Media and Society FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Music

MUS 162 Acoustic Guitar for the Complete Beginner FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
MUS 198 Beethoven's String Quartets FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

CNF 49 To Tell the Truth: An Introduction to Creative Nonfiction FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
CNF 55 Fast-Draft Your Way to a Complete Memoir FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
FICT 65 Fiction Writing: Discovering and Working with Your Best Material FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
NVL 134 Novel Writing FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
NVL 21 Becoming a High-Velocity Writer: National Novel Writing Month FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Online Certificate Program in Novel Writing

OWC 101 A The Writing Life: Form and Theory of the Novel FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 305 A Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 305 B Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
OWC 305 C Novel III: Subtext, Theme, and Language FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Online Creative Writing

CNF 08 W Travel Writing: Getting Paid to See the World FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 23 W Mastering the Personal Essay with the Masters FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 46 W Memoir: Turning Your Life into Literature FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
CNF 61 W Getting Started in Creative Nonfiction FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 12 W The Art of Character: Creating a Compelling Cast of Characters FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 65 W Scene by Scene: The Building Blocks of Story FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
EGL 82 W Writing the Wild: Nature and Outdoor Writing FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 128 W Short Story Writing: Discovering the Material to Write Compelling Stories FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 200 W Short Story Intensive: Taking Our Stories to the Next Level FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
FICT 40 W The Art of Revision: Losing Yourself, Finding Your Voice FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
NVL 18 W Discovering Your Novel's Secret Center FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
POET 19 W Writing Poetry: Shaping Language and Sound FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Personal Development

BUS 167 W Mapping Your Path to Career Satisfaction FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass

Philosophy

PHI 109 Philosophy in Film: Profound Ideas Explored by Master Filmmakers FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
PHI 110 The Origins and Evolution of Modern Philosophy: From Descartes to Heidegger and Wittgenstein FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Science

SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 06 Photographing Nature: Using a Camera to Study the Natural World FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 42 An Introduction to Cognitive Science FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 46 Sports Nutrition and Recovery Techniques FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

CS 01 A Gentle Introduction to Programming for Non-Programmers FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
CS 21 Creating and Building Websites FA M Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
CS 46 W Beginning Programming: Python FA Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnlineClass
CS 57 Beginning Programming: Python FA W Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
CS 59 Beginning Programming: Python FA F Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science FA T Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science FA Th Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Weekend Workshops

Art Studio: Photography

WSP 190 California Coastal Photography: From Point Lobos to Big Sur FA WSSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 218 Photographing the "Big Game": The Art of the Photo Essay FA Th-Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 275 An Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom FA SSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 298 Visual Storytelling: Creating a Narrative Through Photography FA FS Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 316 An Introduction to Macro Photography SU Su ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Business

WSP 104 Agile Project Management: Facilitating a Product Development Team with Scrum FA SSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 113 Coaching: The Indispensable Leadership Skill SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 164 Planning for 21st-Century Retirement FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 22 The Art of Conflict Management: Turning a Negative into a Positive SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 236 Women Leaders: Mastering Influence, Authenticity, and Power FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 254 Estate Planning in Plain English FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 293 Adventurous Thinking: Five Lenses to See New Creative Possibilities FA SSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 297 Agile: A Hands-On Introduction to Product Development FA SSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 319 Unleashing Your Creative Leadership: The Four Intelligences FA SSu Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 324 Philanthropy 2017: New Politics, New Realities FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 326 The Art of Giving Impactful Feedback: Bridging Candor, Clarity, and Psychological Safety FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 327 Brains for Hire: Managing Your Knowledge Worker Career FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 329 The Science of Being Memorable and Influencing Decisions FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 54 Beyond Negotiation Mastery: Advanced Theory and Practice for Negotiation FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Communication

WSP 116 Conversational Intelligence: Increase Your Impact, One Conversation at a Time SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 131 Launching Your US Career: A Communication Toolkit for Non-Native English Speakers (CANCELLED) SU S Cancelled OnCampusClass
WSP 132 Civil Conversations: Techniques for Having Healthy, Productive Conversations in Uncivil Times SU S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 19 A Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 19 B Negotiation Mastery: Achieving Outstanding Results and Relationships FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 295 The Art and Science of Effective Speechwriting (CANCELLED) SU SSu Cancelled OnCampusClass
WSP 326 The Art of Giving Impactful Feedback: Bridging Candor, Clarity, and Psychological Safety FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 329 The Science of Being Memorable and Influencing Decisions FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 54 Beyond Negotiation Mastery: Advanced Theory and Practice for Negotiation FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 75 Effective Nonverbal Communication FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Current Events

WSP 151 The History and Geography of Current Global Events FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Film Studies

WSP 318 The Conscience of Hollywood: Great Social Protest Films from the 1930s FA F-Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Geography

WSP 151 The History and Geography of Current Global Events FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Linguistics

WSP 317 Why English Sounds Like It Does: A One-Day Study of the Colorful World of English Accents FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Music

WSP 11 The Singer and the Song: Finding Your Authentic Voice FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

On-Campus Creative Writing

WSP 03 Kickstarting Your Creative Nonfiction Project: Writing the Personal Essay SU S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 110 Keeping It Real: Establishing an Authentic Voice in Young Adult and Children's Writing SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 244 Creating Memorable, Misbehaving, and Quirky Characters in Stories for Children and Young Adults FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 27 Developing a Sustainable and Rewarding Writing Practice SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 272 A Writer's Life: Process, Craft, and Publication FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 321 TV Writer for a Day: Crafting a Television Series Pilot FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 322 Larger Than Life: Creating Characters That Fly Off the Page FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 49 Poem-a-Day: Poetry and Creativity As a Daily Practice FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 69 A Doorway into a Dream: Beginnings in Fiction FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Personal Development

WSP 20 Happiness: Gumption, Gratitude, and Grace SU S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 323 How to Foster the Essential Skills Adolescents Need to Thrive in College and Life FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Science

WSP 320 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Upper Limb FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 87 A User's Guide to the Brain SU SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Technology & Computer Science

WSP 06 Excel Tips and Tricks FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 109 Demystifying Excel PivotTables FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 59 Mastering Your Google Account FA Su Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass

Theater & Performance Studies

WSP 11 The Singer and the Song: Finding Your Authentic Voice FA S Registration opens on 08/21/2017 OnCampusClass