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2018-2019 Spring

For your convenience, this page lists all of the Undergraduate courses being offered for the first time in this term. Please take some time to look through them.

AAS 303
Topics in Global Race and Ethnicity:From Haiti to Ferguson: The Global Black Freedom Struggle
AAS 304 / HUM 303
History of Black Captivity
AAS 306
Topics in Race and Public Policy:Radical Subjects - Race and Deportation
AFS 205 / ANT 384
Religion, Politics, and Power in Africa and the Diaspora
AMS 331 / JDS 332
Jewishness, Indigeneity, and Race in the Americas
AMS 334 / AAS 335
Decolonizing America: A Seminar in Black Worldmaking
AMS 419 / ENV 419
American Agrarians: Ideas of Land, Labor, and Food
ANT 223 / AMS 223 / AAS 224
Policing and Militarization Today
ANT 250
The Reality Effect: Film and Visual Culture in Anthropology
ANT 333 / VIS 333 / ENV 358
A River Runs Through Us
ANT 334
Speech and Bull
ANT 392 / HLS 392
Global Mediterranean: Human Encounters and Cultural Exchange
ANT 405 / LAS 414 / GSS 407 / GHP 415
Topics in Anthropology:AIDS Across the Americas
ANT 434 / NES 434
Postcolonialism without Colony? Marx, Subaltern Studies, and the Question of Orientalism
ANT 446 / ENV 364
Nuclear Things and Toxic Colonization
ANT 461 / AAS 364 / GHP 461
Disability, Difference, and Race
ARA 404
Topics in Arabic Language and Culture:The West in the Writings of Arab Travelers and Intellectuals
ARC 383 / URB 383 / NES 382
Spaces of Conflict and Everyday Life
ARC 384 / ENV 374
Design and Planning for Climate Equity: Urban Vulnerability and Adaptation
ARC 389 / URB 389
Urban Futures and Scenarios
ART 310 / HLS 354 / MED 307 / REL 305
The Icon
ART 312 / ARC 316 / URB 314 / FRE 312
The Art of Living
ART 323
World Art History
ART 362 / GSS 340
Fashion Photography, 1890 to the Present: Sex, Lies, and the Construction of Desire
ART 467 / LAS 413
Museum as Laboratory: Experimental Art Practices in Latin America and Beyond
ASA 201
Introduction to Asian American Studies
ATL 494 / THR 494 / VIS 494
Princeton Atelier:Radioactive: Wakka Wakka
ATL 495 / MTD 495
Princeton Atelier:Songs and Stories with Words and Sounds
CBE 199
Foundations in Chemical and Biological Engineering
CHV 334 / PHI 377
Death
CHV 401 / COM 437 / ENG 443
Hope: A History
CHV 421 / POL 493
Punishment: Theory and Practice
CLA 215 / HUM 215 / COM 231
Corruption, Conversion, Change: Philosophies and Fictions of Transformation
CLA 326 / HIS 326
Topics in Ancient History:Pompeii: Life in a Roman Town
CLG 214
Greek Prose Authors:Lucian- Liars, Philosophers and Fakers
COM 350 / HUM 351 / CWR 351
Archive Writing
COM 353 / LAS 357
Contemporary Latin America in Literature and Visual Arts
CWR 310
Writing from Life
DAN 221 / THR 222
Stillness
DAN 224
Experiential Anatomy
DAN 225
Introduction to Breaking: Deciphering its Power
DAN 321 / MTD 321 / THR 322
Special Topics in Dance History, Criticism, and Aesthetics:Musical Theatre Choreography: 1920 to Present
DAN 323 / AAS 308 / LAO 323
The Politics of Hip-Hop Dance
DAN 350 / AAS 329 / CWR 350
Creating Your Biomythography Workshop
EAS 237 / MUS 237 / COM 229
Imagining Sounds of China: Encounters and Fantasies
EAS 418 / ANT 418
Topics in the Anthropology of Japan
ECO 327
Firm Competition and Strategy: A Mathematical Approach
ECS 365
The Disenchantment of the World
ECS 378 / GER 378 / ENV 378
Nature vs. Culture: A European Problem
EEB 312
Primate Evolutionary Ecology in a Changing World
EGR 308 / CBE 308
Engineering Mathematics
EGR 487
Advanced Problem Solving Through Design Thinking
EGR 495
Special Topics in Entrepreneurship:Entrepreneurship in the Digital Age
ENE 259 / EGR 259
Energy Innovation and Entrepreneurship
ENE 372 / EGR 372 / ENV 372
Rapid Switch: The Transition Challenge to Low-carbon Energy
ENG 313 / MED 315 / COM 358
Worlds Made with Words: Select Old English Literature
ENG 317
Historical Fiction / Fictional History
ENG 395 / AMS 384 / GSS 301
Literature, Food, and the American Racial Diet
ENG 414 / AAS 455
Major Author(s):Toni Morrison and the Ethics of Reading
ENG 428 / AMS 428 / THR 428
Sex, Violence, Death and Other Entertainments for Kids: Challenging Drama for Youth
ENV 318 / HUM 318
Environmental Conflicts and Indigenous Media
ENV 353 / CEE 353 / GEO 353
Chemistry of the Environment
ENV 426 / HUM 426 / VIS 426
Exposure: The Storied Landscape of Bears Ears National Monument and America's Public Lands
FRE 325 / ECS 337 / HUM 325
The Confessional Self
FRE 367 / ECS 367
Topics in 19th- and 20th-Century French Literature and Culture:New Wave Cinemas
FRE 388 / CWR 388 / THR 388
Writing, Directing and Acting Others
FRE 401
Topics in French Literature and Culture:Georges Perec
FRS 102
The Artist as Idea: Leonardo to Kara Walker
FRS 104
Word-Image: Encounters, Exchanges, and Clashes
FRS 108
Cuisine: Reading, Writing, Cooking, Eating
FRS 110
Democracy and the Good Life
FRS 114
Uncompromising Political Perfection: Plato, Huxley, and Our Future
FRS 116
Tolerance and Intolerance before the Enlightenment: Jewish, Christian and Islamic Perspectives
FRS 124
Our Biased Brains: The Science of Cognitive Bias and Decision Making
FRS 136
Into the Woods! What Disney Didn't Tell You About Fairy Tales
GER 303
Topics in Prose Fiction:Beginnings
GER 307
Topics in German Culture and Society:German Myths and Legends
GHP 303 / URB 302
Grassroots Power: Health and Social Change through Collective Action
GHP 304 / GSS 352 / ANT 376
Reproductive Technologies and the Politics of Life
GSS 303 / ENG 466
Feminist Futures: Contemporary S. F. by Women
GSS 322 / MTD 324 / THR 324 / AMS 325
There She Is: Beauty, Pageantry, & Spectacular Femininity in American Life
HEB 300
Themes in Israeli Cinema
HIN 304 / URD 304 / COM 378 / TRA 302
Topics in Hindi-Urdu:Art and Practice of Translation
HIS 214
British Empire in World History, 1700-2000
HIS 427
From Alexander to Genghis Khan: Conquerors, Builders, and Empires
HIS 432 / ENV 432
Environment and War
HIS 435 / HLS 435
Relics, Ruins and Robots: The Life of Things in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean
HIS 445
Remembering Deportation and Genocide in France since the Second World War
HIS 446
Political Prisons: Crime, Persecution and Incarceration in 19th Century Europe
HIS 453
Digital Histories of Crime in the Americas
HIS 463 / ART 476
Rivals and Reactionaries in the Early Modern World
HIS 471
The Political History of Civil Rights
HIS 486
Mass Internment and Concentration Camps: A Global History
HIS 493
'1, 2, 3, Testing'... in the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
HUM 245 / CLA 246 / HLS 245
Creation Stories: Babylonian, Biblical and Greek Cosmogonies Compared
HUM 470 / ENG 482 / MUS 433
Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities:Voice
JRN 440
The Literature of Fact:Writing and Reporting on Place
JRN 441
The McGraw Seminar in Writing:Writing about Immigrants and Refugees
JRN 445
Investigative Journalism:Investigative Reporting
JRN 448
The Media and Social Issues:Examining the Other
JRN 450
Audio Journalism:Storytelling for Radio and Podcasts
LAS 212 / URB 212
Latin American Soundscapes
LAS 217 / POR 217 / AFS 217 / ANT 339
Brazil-Africa: Critical Perspectives on South-South Networks
LAS 308 / URB 308 / ENV 345
Mexico City: Geography, Politics and Everyday Life
LAS 313 / LAO 313 / AAS 331
Locked Up in the Americas: A History of Prisons and Detainment
LIN 311
Varieties of Meaning: Semantic, Pragmatic, and Sociolinguistic Approaches
MAT 468
Topics in Knot Theory, Modern Knot Invariantiants & Applications
MAT 478
Topics In Combinatorics, Extremal Combinatorics
MOL 250
Food, Drugs and Society
MSE 305
Engineering in the Micro/Nano Maker Space
MTD 322 / THR 345
Introduction to Musical Theater Writing
MUS 203
The Great Conductors; the Canonic Repertory
MUS 214 / MTD 214
Projects in Vocal Performance:Singing American Musical Theatre
MUS 247
Reverence or Dominance? Cultural Appropriation in the Arts
MUS 259
Projects in West African Mande Drumming
MUS 319
Composition and Improvisation
MUS 345
Songs and Songwriting
MUS 355
Folk Music Revival
NES 208
Arabian Nights
ORF 473
Special Topics in Operations Research and Financial Engineering:Financial Technology and Data-Driven Innovation
PHI 341
Normative Foundations of Individual and Social Choice
PHI 355 / HLS 352
Marginalized Groups in Ancient Philosophy: Women, Barbarians, and Slaves
PHI 370
Controversies in Feminist Philosophy
PHI 371
Philosophical Foundations of Probability and Decision Theory
POL 317 / CHV 316
Confucian Political Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary
POL 326
Constitutional Difficulties in the Age of Trump
POL 332
Topics in American Statesmanship:The General as Statesman: Allied Leadership and Operation Overlord
POL 492 / HUM 492 / AAS 491 / AMS 492
The Politics of Race and Credit in America
POR 304 / LAS 311
Topics in Brazilian Cultural and Social History:Listening to Brazil
POR 412 / LAS 411
Writing By Ear: Aurality and Literature
PSY 409
Cyborg Psychology
REL 215
A Survey of some theologies in the Middle Ages
REL 233 / HUM 236
The University: Its History and Purpose
REL 260
Eliminating Suffering: Suicide, Utopia, and Spiritual Practice
REL 307 / SAS 307
Mandalas: Theory and Application in Tibetan Buddhism
REL 329 / SAS 329
Buddhism and Politics
REL 333 / NES 333
Interpreting the Qur'an: Text, Context, and Materiality
REL 343 / JDS 339
Intermediate Biblical Hebrew
REL 371
Atheism in America
REL 402 / PHI 402 / CHV 407
Kant's Ethical Religion
SAN 303 / TRA 307
Advanced Poetic Sanskrit
SAS 210 / LIN 213
Languages and Culture in South Asia
SLA 305 / COM 377 / RES 305 / ANT 343
Roma (Gypsies) in Eastern Europe: The Dynamics of Culture
SLA 350 / RES 350
Russian Fairy Tales
SOC 360
The Ghetto and the Enclave
SOC 369
Class and Culture
SOC 407
Crisis of Liberalism/Birth of Neoliberalism
SPA 217 / HUM 214 / ART 222
Languages of Art in Contemporary Spain
SPA 234
Animal and Human: Writing in Spain and Latin America
SPA 365 / LAO 365 / URB 365
Rapping in Spanish: Urban Poetry in Latino Global Cities
SPA 377 / AAS 374 / AMS 377 / GSS 372
Transnational Feminisms
SPA 406 / LAS 410
Dark Matters
SPA 411 / COM 436 / ECS 411
Cervantes' Don Quijote and Beyond
SPA 414 / HUM 413
Aesthetics of Childhood in Modern Spain
THR 359 / ENG 447
The Plays and Films of Martin McDonagh
THR 403
Special Topics in Advanced Acting:Performing Comedy
THR 405 / MTD 405
Creative Intellect
VIS 218
Graphic Design: Image
VIS 265
Narrative Filmmaking I
VIS 354 / DAN 354 / THR 354
Performance as Art
VIS 363
Documentary Filmmaking II
VIS 365
Narrative Filmmaking II
WWS 305 / ECO 305
Behavioral Economics
WWS 309 / POL 494
Terrorism Economics and Politics
WWS 375 / GHP 375 / ANT 388
Gender and Public Health: Disparities, Pathways, and Policies
WWS 379
Education and Philanthropy: The Impact of Big Donors on Schools and Universities