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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 40 Cornerstone Cultures of the Ancient Near East: Sumerians, Elamites, and Hittites FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ARC 47 W The Archaeology of Human Diets: Ancient Origins, Modern Science FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass

Art History

ARTH 160 Iconic Artworks of Antiquity FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 187 Painting from Observation FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 244 Advanced Figure Drawing FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 245 The Art of Lotus in Chinese Brush Painting FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 83 Beginning Painting FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ART 98 W Explorations in Mixed Media: Unleashing Creativity Through Daily Practice FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 226 Travel Photography: Around the Corner and Around the World FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 294 An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 88 Digital Food Photography: An Introduction to Shooting, Styling, and Editing FA Su Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 341 Shoot, Edit, and Produce Your Own Video with the iPhone FA SSu Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 107 Aeschylus' Oresteia FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
CLA 56 Great Books, Big Ideas from Antiquity: Greece FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 131 The Art of The Divine Comedy FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
CLS 132 The 18th-Century Grand Tour: From London to Naples FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Current Events

POL 180 International Human Rights: Strategies, Struggles, and the Quest for Dignity FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
POL 35 Journalism Under Siege? Truth and Trust in a Time of Turmoil FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 121 The Architecture of Information: Radical Buildings and Visionary Projects in Silicon Valley FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Film Studies

FLM 104 The Ten Best Films of All Time: The Picks of 800 Critics FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
FLM 16 Camera as Witness: Politics, Culture, and the Power of Documentary Filmmaking FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
FLM 53 Ten Great Films No One Has Ever Seen FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

History

HIS 122 Ancient Engineering: Remarkable Feats of Technology from Ancient Greece, Rome, and Beyond FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
HIS 189 Muslim Spain: Philosophy and Culture FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
HIS 33 Great Republics: Lessons from History FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Languages

ARB 01 Introductory Arabic FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
CHN 01 Beginning Chinese I FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
FRN 01 Beginning French I FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
FRN 04 French Conversation and Culture FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ITA 01 Beginning Italian I FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
ITA 21 Italian Through Cinema FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
JPN 01 Beginning Japanese I FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish I FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Law

LAW 02 The United States Constitution: An Introduction FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Literature

LIT 222 The Novel: An MLA-Style Course FA T Special Notice OnCampusClass
LIT 43 Frankenstein (and Friends): A 200th-Anniversary Course FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Music

MUS 121 W A Practical Introduction to Music Theory and Harmony FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass
MUS 177 Understanding Music Theory Through Popular Music FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
MUS 187 The Stanford Community Chorus FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 81 Mozart's Timeless Operas FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Philosophy

PHI 113 Ancient Wisdom: Classical Greek Thinking from Homer to Socrates FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
PHI 99 The Philosophy of Art FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass

Psychology

PSY 03 W The Science and Practice of Strengthening Compassion FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass
BIO 09 Brain Health: Understanding and Fine-Tuning Your Memory and Mind FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
BIO 102 W Immune Health Basics FA Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnlineClass
SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science FA F Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 46 Sports Nutrition FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 48 Artificial Intelligence: From Neural Networks to Artificial Consciousness FA M Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 54 Artificial Intelligence Master Class: Guided Journeys into the Brave New World of AI FA T Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 55 An Introduction to Neuroscience FA Th Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
SCI 56 The Evolution of Evolution FA W Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 320 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Upper Limb FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass
WSP 83 Cancer Screening Essentials: What You Need to Know FA S Registration opens on 08/20/2018 OnCampusClass