Five College Consortium

Intro Plant Pathology Lab

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Stockbridge Sch of Agriculture
Course Number: 
113
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
A field laboratory on the diagnosis and management of the health problems of woody plants. Students learn to recognize the major plant diseases of trees and shrubs using plant materials on campus. Disease management options presented on an individual basis in a clinical context.

Prerequisite: STOCKSCH 111 (may be taken concurrently).
Comments: 
This course is open to students in Stockbridge and to Undergraduate NRC - Urban Forestry and Arboriculture students only. PLSOILIN/STOCKSCH 111
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
80178

Course Sections

Intro Plant Pathology Lab
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 2.0 Elsa Petit epetit@umass.edu TU 8:30AM 9:45AM French Hall room 102

S-Plant Biotech Journal Club

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Stockbridge Sch of Agriculture
Course Number: 
591A
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This journal club is open to both graduate students and advanced undergraduate students who have an interest in reviewing the current scientific literature in the field of plant biotechnology.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
80205

Course Sections

S-Plant Biotech Journal Club
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 1.0 Om Parkash Dhankher parkash@umass.edu 1:00AM 1:00AM

IS-Study Group

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Women,Gender,Sexuality Studies
Course Number: 
296D
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Variable Credit Comments: 
Varies from 1 to 6 credits
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
80623

Course Sections

IS-Study Group
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 6.0 1:00AM 1:00AM

Medical Ethics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Philosophy
Course Number: 
164
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
A survey of some philosophical topics in medical ethics, focusing on questions about (if ever) when medicine should be used to end life, and when it should be used to improve quality of life. (Gen.Ed. AT)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
78229

Course Sections

Medical Ethics
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
05 4.0 Justis Koon jkoon@umass.edu TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM South College Room E470

Japan Lit-Modern

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Japanese
Course Number: 
144
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Introduction to Japanese literature from around 1600 to present. Alternating between reading poetry and prose and viewing classics of Japanese film. Discussion of the construction of love and death during centuries of national seclusion and in the era of Western influence. Focus on changing gender relations and on the status of discriminated against minorities. Conducted in English. No prerequisites. (Gen.Ed. AL, G)
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
80852

Course Sections

Japan Lit-Modern
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01AB 0.0 F 1:25PM 2:15PM Herter Hall room 201

Gen Chem-Sci

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Chemistry
Course Number: 
111
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Basic principles of structure and reactivity. Microscopic nature of atoms and molecules; the macroscopic properties of chemical systems. Topics include stoichiometry, thermochemistry, atomic structure, molecular structure, properties of gases. (Gen.Ed. PS)


Prerequisites: MATH 101 and MATH 102, or its equivalent of MATH 104, or a score of 20 or higher on Part "A" of the Math Placement test, or MATH 127, 128, 131, or 132. Note: a maximum of 5 units may be received for both CHEM 101 and CHEM 102, or 2 units for either, if CHEM 111 is completed.
Comments: 
Math placement test with 20 or higher or Math 101&102 or Math 104 or 127 or 128 or 131 or 132 Math placemnt, 104, 127, 128, Math 104,or equivalent Math 101 and Math 102, or Math 127, 128, 131, or 132, or a score of 20 or higher on the Math Placement Test Part A.
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
71903

Course Sections

Gen Chem-Sci
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 4.0 Nathan Schnarr schnarr@chem.umass.edu M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM Integrated Sciences Bldg 135

General Physics I

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Physics
Course Number: 
151
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Kinematics, vectors and scalars, Newton's laws of motion, work and energy, impulse and momentum. Conservation laws. Collisions, oscillations, rotational dynamics, waves and sound, fluids. Use of calculus in physics; problem-solving methods. Co-requisite: MATH 131. (GenEd. PS)
Comments: 
Additional lab fees are associated with this section.
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
78403

Course Sections

General Physics I
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
99MN 0.0 TH 10:10AM 12:05PM Hasbrouck Laboratory room 214

Democracy and Citizenship

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Political Science
Course Number: 
272
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course explores central themes in democratic theory including civic participation, political representation, liberalism, republicanism, deliberation, immigration, pluralism, power, civic identity, and race and class inequality. In engaging with historical and contemporary texts, students will be encouraged to reflect on the meaning of democratic citizenship. Readings draw from Aristotle, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Dewey, Walter Lippmann, James Madison, Iris Marion Young, Jurgen Habermas, Alexis de Tocqueville, Sheldon Wolin, and Judith Shklar.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
78695

Course Sections

Democracy and Citizenship
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Adam Dahl adahl@umass.edu TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM Holdsworth Hall room 203

Fund Concpts Of Math

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Mathematics
Course Number: 
300
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Four to six topics, chosen from fields such as geometry, number theory, and the real numbers, with emphasis on precise def-initions, examples, conjectures, theorems, and proof methods, including induction and contradiction. Prerequisite: MATH 132 or 136 or consent of instructor.

[Note: Because this course presupposes knowledge of basic math skills, it will satisfy the R1 requirement upon successful completion.]
Comments: 
MATH 132 w/ C
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
81713

Course Sections

Fund Concpts Of Math
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01LN 0.0 M 5:00PM 5:50PM Lederle Grad Res Tower rm 1114

Chamber Ensemble

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Music
Course Number: 
551
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Not available at this time
Comments: 
By audition
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
81736

Course Sections

Chamber Ensemble
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
05 1.0 Cornelius du Toit cdutoit@umass.edu 1:00AM 1:00AM To be Announced by Department