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Summer Virtual & Hybrid Course Offerings

Environmental Biology

An interdisciplinary study of the environment investigating how nature works and how things are interconnected. Based on an understanding of ecological concepts and principles, students examine lifestyle issues and critically analyze the relationship among population, natural resources, land use, agriculture, biodiversity, industrialization, and pollution. Environmental problems are examined from scientific, ethical, economic, and sociological perspectives to enable students to understand the relevance of biology to contemporary issues in human society. Prerequisite: Reading Placement Testing has been temporarily suspended. To view additional details and/or take a self-placement test please visit our Testing Center webpage. (3 lecture hours, 2 lab hours).

Monday through Thursday, June 15 to Aug. 9, 2021
2 to 4:50 p.m.
BIOLO 1110-VC900
Virtual Classroom

Introduction to Philosophy

Introduces the student, through the study of knowledge, reality, and human conduct, to the discipline that inquires into human nature and the world. Designed to increase the student's self-awareness and ability to think.  Prerequisite: Reading Placement Testing has been temporarily suspended. To view additional details and/or take a self-placement test please visit our Testing Center webpage. (3 lecture hours)

Tuesday and Thursday, June 15 to Aug. 9, 2021
Noon to 2:50 p.m.
PHILO 11100-HY900
Hybrid, Virtual Classroom and at the Naperville Center. 

English Composition I

Introduces key concepts in rhetoric and writing, including situation and context, audience, genre, purpose, and persuasion. Students apply these concepts in writing projects that demonstrate how reading and writing are embedded in multi-faceted academic, personal, social, political, and/or professional purposes. These writing projects unfold through a deliberate process of inquiry, feedback, and revision. Prerequisite: English 0492 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or English 0493 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or English Language Studies 0553 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent, or appropriate score on the writing placement test(s); or co-requisite of English 0493 (must be enrolled in the linked section taught by the same instructor - these are defined pairs). Prerequisite: Reading Placement Testing has been temporarily suspended. To view additional details and/or take a self-placement test please visit our Testing Center webpage. (3 lecture hours)

Monday and Wednesday, June 16 to Aug. 9, 2021
4 to 6:50 p.m.
ENGLI 1101-VC900
Virtual Classroom

American Politics

Analysis of the dynamics and processes of the evolving American constitutional democracy: its origins, structure, and problems. Areas of study include an in-depth discussion of the U.S. Constitution, federalism, civil liberties, interest groups, political parties, campaigns, elections, mass media, Congress, the courts, and the presidency. Prerequisite: Reading Placement Testing has been temporarily suspended. To view additional details and/or take a self-placement test please visit our Testing Center webpage. (3 lecture hours)

Monday and Wednesday, June 16 to Aug. 9, 2021
9 to 11:50 a.m.
POLS 1101-HY900
Hybrid, Virtual Classroom and at the Naperville Center.

Intermediate Spanish I

Continues to develop the ability to speak, understand, read, and write Spanish in a cultural context. Includes reading and discussion of modern texts, conversation, composition, grammar review, and cultural activities. For students who have successfully completed Spanish 1102 or equivalent or two years of high school Spanish. (4 lecture hours)

Monday to Thursday, June 15 to Aug. 9, 2021
4 to 5:50 p.m.
SPANI 2201-VC900
Virtual Classroom

Speech 1100 Fundamentals of Speech Communication

This course offers a variety of experiences that develop basic concepts of the oral communication process. The class includes communication theory as well as speech preparation and delivery.  Prerequisite: Reading Placement Testing has been temporarily suspended. To view additional details and/or take a self-placement test please visit our Testing Center webpage. (3 lecture hours)

Monday and Wednesday, June 16 to Aug. 9, 2021
1 to 3:50 p.m.
SPEEC 1100-HY900
Hybrid, Virtual Classroom and at the Naperville Center.