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Courses

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 45 The World’s Greatest Archaeological Sites: From Pompeii to Machu Picchu WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Art & Architecture

ARTH 193 Artists Who Broke the Rules and Redefined Modern Art WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
ARTH 194 The Innovations of World-Class Museums: The Guggenheim, the Smithsonian, and Beyond WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
ARTH 195 Inside the San Francisco Art Market WI TS Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio

ART 234 Expressive Drawing WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 119 WA Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
ART 119 WB Drawing Inspiration: Developing a Creative Practice WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 199 An Introduction to Acrylic Painting WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
ART 210 Painting: Exploring the Modern and Abstract WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 02 Adobe Lightroom for Beginners WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 198 Portraiture: Telling Someone's Story in a Single Image WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 209 The Art of Sports Photography WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 33 Intermediate Photography WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography WI MS Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 177 Digital Photography Basics: Getting to Know Your Digital Camera WI SSu Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 275 An Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom FA SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 294 An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images WI Su Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 334 The Art of Visual Storytelling WI FS Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Video & Film

VID 42 Editing Video from Start to Finish WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 341 Shoot, Edit, and Produce Your Own Video with the iPhone WI SSu Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 63 Eloquence: The Beauty and Persuasion of Ancient Rhetoric from Cicero to Today WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 87 The History of Stand-Up Comedy WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
CLS 89 Nordic Murder Mysteries in Literature and Television WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SPT 04 Women in Sports: Breaking Barriers WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Current Events

TECH 02 W Cyber Technologies and Their World-Changing Disruptions: Election Hacking, Fake News, and Beyond WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
WSP 336 America's Opioid Epidemic: Today's Realities, Tomorrow's Options WI S Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Dance

DAN 09 It's Swing Time WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Design

BUS 154 W Leadership by Design: Using Design Thinking to Transform Companies and Careers WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 102 Design Execution: Bringing Ideas to Life WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
DSN 104 W Building a Creative Culture in Organizations Using Design Thinking WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
DSN 111 W Designing the Future of Your Business and Organization WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 74 The Great Directors and Their Signature Films WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 340 The Hollywood Blacklist: Great Films from a Dark Moment in Cinema History WI F-Su Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 343 Camera as Witness: Documentaries About Happiness WI ThFS Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

History

HIS 155 Leaders Who Made the 20th Century WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
HIS 156 The History of Modern Feminism in the United States: 1960s Through Today WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Languages

ASL 01 Introductory American Sign Language WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
CHN 02 Beginning Chinese II WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 01 Beginning French I WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
FRN 02 Beginning French II WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
ITA 02 Beginning Italian II WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
JPN 02 Beginning Japanese II WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SPA 01 Beginning Spanish I WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SPA 02 Beginning Spanish II WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Law

LAW 02 The United States Constitution: Interpreting America's Founding Document WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Linguistics

LIN 06 W The Story of English: A 1,500-Year Journey WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
WSP 317 Why English Sounds Like It Does: A One-Day Study of the Colorful World of English Accents FA Su OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Literature

LIT 192 James Joyce's Ulysses WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
LIT 229 Waking Up to Life: Emerson with Thoreau, Whitman, and William James WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Music

MUS 121 W A Practical Introduction to Music Theory and Harmony WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
MUS 166 An Introduction to the Acoustic Guitar: Part II WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
MUS 186 Three Great Viennese Composers: Mozart, Beethoven, and Haydn WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
MUS 199 Verdi: Opera's Greatest Melodist WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Philosophy

PHI 111 An Introduction to Political Philosophy WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
PHI 112 The Philosophy of Technology and Our Technological Future WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Religious Studies

REL 86 A Comparative Study of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: The Legacy of Abraham WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Science

BIO 03 W Diet and Gene Expression: You Are What You Eat WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
BIO 05 The Roadmap to 100: The Science of Living a Long Life WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
BIO 101 Human Biology: A Gentle Introduction WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
BIO 98 Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: An In-Depth Introduction WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
GEO 03 W The Geology and Wines of California and France WI Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnlineClass
SCI 01 An Introduction to Data Science WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 45 New Year, New Metabolism WI Th Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 48 An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence: How Neuroscience Is Creating Smarter Technologies WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SCI 52 Artificial Intelligence: An Introduction to Neural Networks and Deep Learning WI T Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 259 Aging and the Brain WI SSu Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 286 An Introduction to Medical Imaging: What You Need to Know WI S Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
WSP 330 An Introduction to Anatomy at the Stanford School of Medicine: Exploring the Abdomen WI S Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Sports

SPT 03 Stanford Sports Icons: An Inside Look at the Great Athletes and Coaches in Stanford Sports History WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass
SPT 04 Women in Sports: Breaking Barriers WI W Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Stanford Saturday University

SSU 110 Stanford Saturday University: 2018 WI S Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass

Theater & Performance Studies

DRA 173 Everyday Spontaneity: Improvising Our Lives WI M Registration opens on 12/04/2017 OnCampusClass