Syllabi and Websites for Summer Courses

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  • AAAS S-172 Chinua Achebe and the Postcolonial African Novel (33125)
  • ANTH S-1060 Environmental Crises and State Collapse: Lessons from the Past (32857)
  • ANTH S-1140 Icons: A Material History of Harvard (32787)
  • BIOS S-1ab Introductory Biology (32425)
  • BIOS S-10 Introduction to Biochemistry (32376)
  • BIOS S-12 Principles and Techniques of Molecular Biology (32378)
  • BIOS S-14 Principles of Genetics (32374)
  • BIOS S-50 Neurobiology (32375)
  • BIOS S-74 Marine Life and Ecosystems of the Sea (32373)
  • BIOS S-129 Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (32639)
  • BIOS S-150 The Biology of Cancer (33128)
  • BIOS S-175 Imaging in Biology (32731)
  • BIOS S-178 Principles of Embryonic Development: A Science of Becoming (33359)
  • BIOS S-200 Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing in the Biological Sciences (32752)
  • CELT S-110 Introduction to Irish Myth, Folklore, and Music (31418)
  • CHEM S-20ab Organic Chemistry (30609)
  • CHEM S-101 Experimental Chemistry (33045)
  • COMP S-116 Big Ideas, Great Thinkers (33321)
  • CSCI S-40 Communication Protocols and Internet Architectures (33106)
  • CSCI S-65 Mobile Application Development Using Swift and iOS (33310)
  • CSCI S-111 Intensive Introduction to Computer Science Using Java (32344)
  • CREA S-22 Introduction to Creative Nonfiction (33351)
  • CREA S-25 Beginning Fiction (32442)
  • CREA S-30 Beginning Poetry (32817)
  • CREA S-45a Beginning Screenwriting (32078)
  • CREA S-45b Playwriting (33113)
  • CREA S-105r Advanced Fiction: The Novel (31360)
  • CREA S-106r Advanced Fiction: Short Stories (31449)
  • CREA S-175/W Legal Writing (30140)
  • DGMD S-15 Creative Explorations in Screen-Based and Physical Computing (33380)
  • DGMD S-27 Beyond the Basics of Front-End Web Design (33428)
  • DGMD S-30 Video Field Production (33105)
  • DGMD S-35 Video Editing and Digital Design (33286)
  • DRAM S-11 Acting Workshop: Developing a Character (30039)
  • DRAM S-17a Intermediate and Advanced Acting: Contemporary Texts (32123)
  • EPS S-144 Minerals and Gems: Unlocking the Earth's Treasure Chest (33384)
  • ECON S-10a Principles of Economics: Microeconomics (30056)
  • ECON S-10b Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics (30058)
  • ECON S-110 Quantitative Methods in Economics and Business (33002)
  • ECON S-190 Introduction to Managerial Finance (30298)
  • ECON S-192 Introduction to Capital Markets and Investments (32419)
  • ECON S-1005 Foundations of Real-World Economics (33373)
  • *ECON S-1010 Microeconomic Theory (30344)
  • *ECON S-1012 Macroeconomic Theory (30345)
  • ECON S-1024 Economics and Philosophy (33387)
  • *ECON S-1123 Introduction to Econometrics (31837)
  • ECON S-1317 The Economics of Emerging Markets: Asia and Eastern Europe (33001)
  • ECON S-1452 Money, Financial Institutions, and Markets (31138)
  • ECON S-1600 The Economics of Business (33383)
  • ECON S-1825 The Minimum Wage Debate (33354)
  • ECON S-1900 Financial Accounting (30071)
  • ECON S-1900 Financial Accounting (30072)
  • ECON S-1901 Managerial Accounting (30073)
  • *ECON S-1913 Financial Strategy and Behavioral Finance (31733)
  • *ECON S-1920 Capital Markets and Investments (33011)
  • *ECON S-1941 Derivatives and Risk Management: Analytics and Applications (31602)
  • ECON S-1944 History of Financial Crises 1637-2015 (33362)
  • EDUC S-037 Financial Management of Nonprofit Organizations (31667)
  • ENSC S-132 Tissue Engineering for Clinical Applications (32841)
  • ENSC S-157 Introduction to Fabrication of Microfluidic Devices (32627)
  • ENSC S-175 Introduction to Semiconductor Device Physics with Applications to Chip Design and Manufacturing (33188)
  • ENGL S-36z Utopia and Anti-Utopia (31795)
  • ENGL S-36 The Bible in the Humanities and the Arts (33197)
  • ENGL S-102 Introduction to Old English: Language and Literature (33284)
  • ENGL S-124 Shakespeare, The Early Plays (33273)
  • ENGL S-125 Shakespeare's Later Plays (33274)
  • ENGL S-140 The Rise of the Novel (32978)
  • ENGL S-141 The Enlightenment Invention of the Modern Self (32780)
  • ENGL S-188 Science Fiction or, The Way We Live Now (33122)
  • ENGL S-207 The Culture of Capitalism (33124)
  • ENVR S-105 Strategies for Sustainability Management (33205)
  • ENVR S-117 Hybrid: Catalyzing Change—Sustainability Leadership for the Twenty-First Century (33019)
  • ENVR S-130 Global Climate Change: The Science, Social Impact, and Diplomacy of a World Environmental Crisis (32741)
  • ENVR S-138 Sustainable Finance and Investments (33151)
  • ENVR S-147 International Environmental Governance, Policy, and Social Justice (33398)
  • ENVR S-162 US Environmental Law and Sustainability (33295)
  • ENVR S-170 Environmental Impact Assessment for Sustainable Programs (33207)
  • ENVR S-599 Independent Research Capstone (32381)
  • EXPO S-C Cross-Cultural Expository Writing (31344)
  • EXPO S-15 Fundamentals of Academic Writing (33140)
  • EXPO S-15 Fundamentals of Academic Writing (33142)
  • EXPO S-15 Fundamentals of Academic Writing (33334)
  • EXPO S-15 Fundamentals of Academic Writing (33350)
  • EXPO S-20a Writing and Literature (31279)
  • EXPO S-20e The Essay (31290)
  • EXPO S-20a Writing and Literature (32987)
  • EXPO S-20a Writing and Literature (33119)
  • EXPO S-20e The Essay (33227)
  • EXPO S-25 Academic Writing and Critical Reading (33153)
  • EXPO S-25 Academic Writing and Critical Reading (33154)
  • EXPO S-25 Academic Writing and Critical Reading (33155)
  • EXPO S-25 Academic Writing and Critical Reading (33357)
  • EXPO S-34 Business Rhetoric (32728)
  • EXPO S-34 Business Rhetoric (32927)
  • EXPO S-34 Business Rhetoric (33437)
  • EXPO S-39/W Advanced Essay Writing (32384)
  • EXPO S-42c/W Writing in the Sciences (33356)
  • EXPO S-43/W Art of Noticing (33299)
  • EXPO S-48/W Multimedia Communication: Introduction to Digital Storytelling (32686)
  • FREN S-Aab Beginning French (31368)
  • FREN S-C Intermediate French (32730)
  • GERM S-R Introduction to German for Reading Knowledge (31302)
  • GERM S-Bab Beginning German (31838)
  • GOVT S-30 Introduction to American Government (31773)
  • GOVT S-1113 Tough Transitions: Consolidating Democracy Under Adverse Circumstances (33159)
  • GOVT S-1130 Intellectual Property (31596)
  • GOVT S-1241 The Political Economy of Russia and China (32684)
  • GOVT S-1362 Political Communication (33306)
  • GOVT S-1540 The American Presidency (33010)
  • GOVT S-1550 Domestic Politics and Foreign Policy (33308)
  • GOVT S-1731 The Future of War: Conflict and Order in the Twenty-First Century (32963)
  • GOVT S-1732 War Crimes, Genocide, and Justice (31212)
  • GOVT S-1737 Strategies and Conflict (32979)
  • GOVT S-1900 American Foreign Policy (30164)
  • GOVT S-1925 International Conflict and Cooperation (31739)
  • HIST S-1022 Global Law, Global History: A Comparative Perspective (33424)
  • HIST S-1280 What Is Europe? Politics, Power, and Peace, 1700-2015 (33418)
  • HIST S-1967/W From Cold War to Global Terror: World History from 1945 to the Present (32150)
  • HARC S-183 The Architecture of Boston (31320)
  • HSCI S-124 Making Modern Medicine in America (33429)
  • HSCI S-154 Art and Science from the Fifteenth to the Twentieth Centuries (33178)
  • HSCI S-175 Self and Society: A Cultural History of Psychology (32974)
  • HSCI S-177 Minds and Machines: The History of Computers, Artificial Intelligence, and Robots (33156)
  • HUMA S-100 Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing in the Humanities (31145)
  • ISMT S-170 Human Factors in Information Systems Design (32596)
  • JAPA S-Bab Elementary Japanese I, II (32813)
  • JAPA S-120 Intermediate Japanese (33130)
  • JOUR S-50 Basic Journalism (32314)
  • JOUR S-100 Graduate Journalism Proseminar: Writing and Reporting (33138)
  • JOUR S-138 Journalism and the Digital Feed: How to Build a Brand and an Audience Online (33353)
  • JOUR S-140a News Reporting for the Web, Print, and Other Platforms (32614)
  • JOUR S-150 Advanced Narrative Nonfiction (33352)
  • LATI S-Aab Beginning Latin (31870)
  • LATI S-100 Roman Satire (33289)
  • MGMT S-2000 Principles of Finance (32611)
  • MGMT S-2020 Managerial Finance (33287)
  • MGMT S-2035 Principles of Real Estate (33385)
  • MGMT S-2620 Business Analysis and Valuation (33335)
  • MGMT S-2700 Corporate Finance (33044)
  • MGMT S-2790 Private Equity (33375)
  • MGMT S-3012 The Art of Communication (33039)
  • MGMT S-4000 Organizational Behavior (33055)
  • MGMT S-4032 Becoming an Agent of Change (33392)
  • MGMT S-4100 Hybrid: Managing Yourself and Others (32829)
  • MGMT S-4220 Negotiation Skills: Strategies for Increased Effectiveness (33320)
  • MGMT S-4225 Negotiation and Organizational Conflict Resolution (33210)
  • MGMT S-4310 Creative Thinking and Organizational Success (33379)
  • MGMT S-5000 Strategic Management (32578)
  • MGMT S-5000 Strategic Management (33361)
  • MGMT S-5006 Competitive Strategy (33342)
  • MGMT S-5010 Electronic Commerce Strategies (32577)
  • MGMT S-5012 Systems Thinking: Navigating through Organizational Complexity (32692)
  • MGMT S-5015 Applied Corporate Responsibility (32870)
  • MGMT S-5027 Emerging Markets in the Global Economy (32734)
  • MGMT S-5033 Supply Chain Management (33018)
  • MGMT S-5064 Business, Government, and Society: Understanding Nonmarket Strategies (33349)
  • MGMT S-5445 Eco-entrepreneurship (33378)
  • MGMT S-5505 Family Enterprise in Theory and Practice (33400)
  • MGMT S-5650 International Business: Context and Strategies (33004)
  • MGMT S-5675 Globalization: Business and Management (33329)
  • MGMT S-6100 Branding: A Practical View (33360)
  • MGMT S-6630 Sustainability Marketing (33345)
  • *MATH S-Y Mathematical Models and Expressions (31920)
  • *MATH S-1ab Calculus I and II (30390)
  • MATH S-21a Multivariable Calculus (30189)
  • MATH S-101 Spaces, Mappings, and Mathematical Structures (With An Introduction to Proof) (31859)
  • MATH S-310 Graph Theory: Investigating the Mathematical Process (33134)
  • MATH S-323 Vectors: a Tool for Teaching Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry (33136)
  • GMAT S-1 Mathematics Review for the GMAT and GRE (30257)
  • MUSE S-100 Introduction to Museum Studies (33278)
  • MUSI S-190r Technomusicology (33209)
  • PHIL S-4 Introduction to Philosophy (31849)
  • PHIL S-140 Deductive Logic (33036)
  • PHIL S-167 Introduction to Biomedical Ethics (30201)
  • PHIL S-169 From Sinners to Sociopaths: The Many Faces of Evil (33370)
  • PHYS S-1a Principles of Physics: Mechanics (33182)
  • PHYS S-1b Principles of Physics: Electromagnetism, Circuits, Waves, Optics, and Imaging (33183)
  • PHYS S-10 Introduction to Theoretical Physics (33198)
  • PHYS S-123 Laboratory Electronics: Analog and Digital Circuit Design (33293)
  • PSYC S-1014 The Psychology of Trauma and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (33388)
  • PSYC S-1072 The Psychology of Emotional, Behavioral, and Motivational Self-Regulation (33216)
  • PSYC S-1072 The Psychology of Emotional, Behavioral, and Motivational Self-Regulation (33432)
  • PSYC S-1865 Psychopaths (33288)
  • PSYC S-1870 Psychology and Law (30208)
  • RELI S-1010/W World Religions (32778)
  • RELI S-1505/W Religion, Education, and Democracy (33208)
  • RELI S-1805 Islam: Fundamentals of Thought and Practice (32701)
  • SSCI S-100b Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing in the Social Sciences: Government and History (32496)
  • SSCI S-100b Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing in the Social Sciences: Government and History (32761)
  • SOCI S-11 Introduction to Sociology: Society and Culture (33126)
  • SOCI S-108 Inequality and Social Mobility In America (33381)
  • SOCI S-192 Globalization and Global Justice (32788)
  • STAT S-100 Introduction to Quantitative Methods (32188)
  • STAT S-110 Introduction to Probability (33175)
  • SWGS S-1155 Gender, Food and Culture in American History (32992)
  • SWGS S-1224 Gender and Fandom (33282)
  • SWGS S-1421 When The Princess Saves Herself: Gender and Retold Fairy Tales (32843)
  • VISU S-11 Figure Drawing: Drawing the Dark Side (33161)
  • VISU S-22 Painting with Attitude: Foundations-level Oil Painting (33403)
  • VISU S-34z Summer Seminar—The Book as Art: Working with Letters, Ink, and Paper (32585)
  • VISU S-55 Animation Amalgamation (33344)
  • VISU S-60 Mixed Media (33319)
  • VISU S-66 Works on Paper (33318)
  • VISU S-72 American Dreams from Scarface to Easy Rider (33172)
  • VISU S-107 Scrutinizing the American Environment: The Art, Craft, and Serendipity of Acute Observation (32785)
  • VISU S-116 Dürer's Legacy: Intaglio Printing with Drypoint and Engraving (33311)
  • VISU S-144 Art and Practice of Documentary Film (33340)
  • VISU S-159 Cinematic Vision: Scriptwriting for Production (32845)
  • VISU S-160 Visual Trajectories: Forces Shaping Advertising, Landscape, and Popular Visual Imagery (30352)

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