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Liberal Arts & Sciences

The life of the mind starts here. From fine arts to film, language to literature, philosophy to psychology, we offer a full spectrum of Liberal Arts and Sciences courses designed to help you understand the complex world in which we live. 

Code Course Title Qtr Days Status Online

Archaeology

ARC 166 Art and Archaeology of China: Sites, Silks, Porcelain, Bronze, and Jade SU W Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Art & Architecture

ARTH 194 The Innovations of World-Class Museums: The Guggenheim, the Smithsonian, and Beyond SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
ARTH 238 Great Moments, Great Masters SU W Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 119 W Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 187 Painting from Observation SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 241 Plein Air Painting: Exploring the Environment SU TS Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 25 Abstract Drawing SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 04 An Introduction to Digital Photography SU ThS Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 223 Intimate Portraits SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 226 Travel Photography: Around the Corner and Around the World SU TTh Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 242 Light and Lighting for Fine Art Photography SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 71 Street Photography: Capturing Fleeting Moments in Everyday Life SU W Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 292 Digital Photography and Photoshop SU SSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 294 An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images SU Su Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 298 Visual Storytelling: Creating a Narrative Through Photography SU SSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 306 An Introduction to Landscape Photography: A Field Workshop SU TSSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 309 Storytelling: Developing an Engaging Photographic Narrative SP F-Su ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 316 An Introduction to Macro Photography SU Su Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 31 An Introduction to Digital Filmmaking SP W ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 311 Producing an iPhone or iPad Video SP SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 53 W Greek Mythology: Gods and Heroes in Texts and Contexts SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
CLA 61 Greek Political Thought from Homer to Aristotle SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 84 The Grimms' Fairy Tales: Words and Images SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 113 W Design Your Future: Design Innovation for Personal Growth SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 53 Seven Great Films No One Has Ever Seen SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 314 Alfred Hitchcock and the Subversive World of Film Noir SU FSSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

History

HIS 03 Golden Gate Metropolis, Part II: A History of San Francisco, 1915–Present SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
HIS 177 W The History of Wine SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
WSP 139 The History of the Modern Middle East SU SSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Languages

CHN 01 Beginning Chinese I SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 01 Beginning French I SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 08 Reading French SU TTh Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
ITA 01 Beginning Italian I SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish I SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Linguistics

WSP 313 Languages of the World SU S Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Literature

LIT 13 W Vladimir Nabokov: An Introduction to His Life and Literature SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
LIT 14 Don Quixote SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Music

MUS 108 Inside Jazz SP M ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
MUS 121 A Practical Introduction to Music Theory and Harmony SU W Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
MUS 197 Great Opera Performances SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Online Liberal Arts and Sciences

ART 119 W Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
CLA 53 W Greek Mythology: Gods and Heroes in Texts and Contexts SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 113 W Design Your Future: Design Innovation for Personal Growth SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
HIS 177 W The History of Wine SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
LIT 13 W Vladimir Nabokov: An Introduction to His Life and Literature SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
PSY 03 W The Science and Practice of Strengthening Compassion SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass

Philosophy

PHI 104 The Philosophical Foundations of Artificial Intelligence SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Psychology

PSY 03 W The Science and Practice of Strengthening Compassion SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
PSY 39 W The Upside of Stress SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass
PSY 95 The Internet and Our Psychological Health SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat SU Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnlineClass
BIO 08 Health and Wellness Through the Life Journey SU W Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
BIO 85 Designer Biology: The Science, Technology, and Promise of Genetic Engineering SU M Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
BIO 98 Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: An Introduction SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 38 Nutrition for Healthy Weight Loss SU Th Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 48 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: How Neuroscience Is Creating Smarter Technologies SU T Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 21 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine SP S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 281 Wine and Geology in Napa Valley: A Weekend Exploration SP SSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 312 Tips and Tricks for Data Scientists: Optimizing Your Workflow SP S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 87 A User's Guide to the Brain SU SSu Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass

Theater & Performance Studies

DRA 27 Making Fun: A History of Farce on Stage SU MW Registration opens on 05/22/2017 OnCampusClass