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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

Art History

ARTH 41 The Art and Archaeology of Sicily SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Drawing & Painting

ART 132 Drawing the Realistic Portrait SP Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 132 B Drawing the Realistic Portrait SP W ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 199 An Introduction to Acrylic Painting SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 214 Advanced Painting: Exploring the Modern and Abstract SP W ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 214 B Advanced Painting: Exploring the Modern and Abstract SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 228 The Art of Chinese Landscape Painting SP S ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
ART 64 Beginning Drawing: Mixed Media SP Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass

Art Studio: Photography

PHOTO 03 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom: From Start to Finish SP Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
PHOTO 05 Pens and the Lens: A Dual Path to Visual Creativity SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
PHOTO 198 Portraiture: Telling Someone's Story in a Single Image SP TSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
PHOTO 226 Travel Photography: Around the Corner and Around the World SP WSSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PHOTO 239 Building a Photographic Portfolio SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PHOTO 37 An Introduction to Digital Photography SP MS OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PHOTO 56 Landscape Photography in Yosemite: A Field Workshop SP WSSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 292 Digital Photography and Photoshop SP SSu ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 294 An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images SP Su ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 309 Storytelling: Developing an Engaging Photographic Narrative SP F-Su ClosedJoin Wait List 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 SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 310 Lights, Camera, Action! A Three-Day Video Project SP TS OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
WSP 311 Producing an iPhone or iPad Video SP SSu OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Classics

CLA 58 Julius Caesar, Man of Letters SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Cultural Studies

CLS 111 China, Japan, and the Gunpowder Empires in the 18th Century SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
CLS 84 The Grimms' Fairy Tales: Words and Images SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
CLS 85 Northern Crimes: Scandinavian Murder Mysteries in Literature and Film SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Current Events

POL 182 Refugee Crises Across the Globe SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
POL 184 A New American President: A New American Foreign Policy SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
SOC 11 Technology for Social Good SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Design

DSN 103 Design Implementation: Getting to Market SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
DSN 112 W Design Your Future: Design Innovation for Global Teams SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass

Film Studies

FLM 117 Japanese Film: Kurosawa, Mizoguchi, and Beyond SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
FLM 34 Film Noir: The Femme Fatale in 1940s and 1950s Film SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

History

HIS 153 Ten Moments That Shook Russian History SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
HIS 188 The History of India SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Languages

CHN 03 Beginning Chinese III SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
FRN 03 Beginning French III SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
ITA 03 Beginning Italian III SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
SPA 03 Beginning Spanish III SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Law

LAW 200 W Constitutional Law SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass

Literature

CLS 85 Northern Crimes: Scandinavian Murder Mysteries in Literature and Film SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
LIT 197 The Contemporary American Short Story SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
LIT 198 Anna Karenina SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
LIT 26 Great Poems of the English Language: The Victorian Period SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
LIT 33 W An Introduction to Jane Austen SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass

Music

MUS 108 Inside Jazz SP M OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
MUS 162 Acoustic Guitar for the Complete Beginner SP Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
MUS 187 The Stanford Community Chorus SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
WSP 09 Like a Rolling Stone: The Life and Music of Bob Dylan SP S OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Philosophy

PHI 103 An Introduction to Nietzsche: Philosophy and Cultural Criticism SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PHI 108 The Modern Crisis of Meaning: Søren Kierkegaard, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, and Samuel Beckett SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Psychology

PSY 17 The Psychology of Guilt SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PSY 199 Your Secret Mind: Getting to Know and Living with Your Unconscious SP W OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
PSY 39 W The Upside of Stress SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass

Religious Studies

REL 69 An Introduction to Buddhism SP Th OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass

Science

BIO 04 W Inflammation and Disease SP OpenAdd to cart OnlineClass
BIO 10 Darwin, Evolution, and Galápagos: Big Lessons from Little Islands SP T OpenAdd to cart OnCampusClass
SCI 01 A An Introduction to Data Science SP T ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
SCI 01 B An Introduction to Data Science SP Th ClosedJoin Wait List OnCampusClass
SCI 12 Nutrition: An Eminently Sensible Introduction SP W OpenAdd to cart 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