Summer Session Course Offerings 2023
|Course||Instr||Days||Location||Time||Start Date||End Date|
|Introduction to Archaeology|
|McLaughlin, Moira||M T W TH F||ECH, 120||01:00PM-04:00PM||23/07/04||23/07/21|
This course overviews cultural diversity throughout the archaeological record, emphasizing cultural change. Topics such as adaptation, the development of complex societies, the rise of the state, and the role of archaeology in human history will be discussed. Basic archaeological methods, theory, and techniques will be presented. Multiple case studies, from different parts of the world, will illustrate how archaeologists recover, describe, and analyze the past.
|Intro to Economics (Macro)|
|McCormack, Geoffrey||M T W TH F||MMH, 202||01:00PM-04:00PM||23/07/04||23/07/21|
This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, analyzes the Canadian economy and how it works. It includes a discussion of output, unemployment, growth, money, international trade, and finance. (Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1023.)
|Intro to Cog. Neuroscience|
|Bancroft, Tyler||M T W TH F||WEB, ONLINE||01:00PM-04:00PM||23/07/04||23/07/21|
This course introduces students to the exciting field of cognitive neuroscience, the study of the relationship between the brain and cognitive processes. Topics covered will include the basics of brain function and neuroimaging, and a variety of topics such as the neural bases of memory, decision-making, attention, language, executive function, consciousness, and disorders of those processes. Prerequisites: PSYC 1013 and 1023.
|Abnormal Child Psychology|
|Randall, Hilary||M T W TH F||MMH, 307||09:00AM-12:00PM||23/07/04||23/07/21|
This course examines issues in the diagnosis and treatment of the most common psychological disorders of childhood and adolescence, with a primary focus on children. Following a consideration of different psychological approaches to etiology and treatment, the course examines a broad range of psychological problems. Topics may include mental retardation, pervasive developmental disorders, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, conduct problems, and child abuse and neglect.
|Inequality in Society|
|Fleming, Michael||WEB, ONLINE||09:00AM-12:00PM||23/07/04||23/08/11|
This course explores existing patterns of social inequality and debates concerning the possibility and desirability of greater equality. Taking a theoretical and historical focus, this course examines the changing nature of inequality in contemporary Canadian society in the context of globalization. Throughout, we develop our understanding of how different forms of inequality - particularly social class, gender and race - intersect. One section of the course may have a service learning requirement, where students engage in volunteer work in the community, and then reflect upon their experiences through reading, writing, and discussion.