INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Economics
Course Number: 
250
Institution: 
Smith College
Focuses on the economic analysis of resource allocation in a market economy and on the economic impact of various government interventions, such as minimum wage laws, national health insurance, and environmental regulations. Covers the theories of consumer choice and decision making by the firm. Examines the welfare implications of a market economy, and of federal and state policies which influence market choices. Prerequisites: ECO 150 and MTH 111 or its equivalent. Enrollment limited to 55 students.
Linked Course: 
Y
Linked Course Comments: 
You must also register for a Lecture section.
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
10280-F14

Course Sections

INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
D02 0.0 Simon Halliday shalliday@smith.edu W 01:10-02:30

SEMINAR AMER GOVERNMENT (D.C.)

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Government
Course Number: 
411
Institution: 
Smith College
Policy-making in the national government. Open only to members of the Semester-in-Washington Program. Given in Washington, D.C.
Comments: 
Special Application Required. Not open to first-years, sophomores
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
10336-F14

Course Sections

SEMINAR AMER GOVERNMENT (D.C.)
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Stephen Yoder syoder@smith.edu

SPECIAL STUDIES

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Art Studio
Course Number: 
400
Institution: 
Smith College
Normally for junior and senior majors. Written project description required. A required fee of $25 to cover group supplied materials will be charged at the time of registration.
Comments: 
Permission Instructor/Chair. Not open to first-years
Variable Credit Comments: 
1 to 4 credits
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
10777-F14

Course Sections

SPECIAL STUDIES
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
0 0.0

CELL BIOLOGY LABORATORY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
203
Institution: 
Smith College
Inquiry-based laboratory using techniques such as spectrophotometry, enzyme kinetics, bright field and fluorescence light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy. There will be an emphasis on student-designed projects. This course is a prerequisite for Biochemistry I Laboratory (BCH 253). Prerequisite: BIO 202, (should be taken concurrently).
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
11335-F14

Course Sections

CELL BIOLOGY LABORATORY
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 1.0 Jan Vriezen jvriezen@smith.edu T 01:00-03:50 FORD 120

Mammalian Anatomy Lab

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Biological Sciences
Course Number: 
335L
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
89653

Course Sections

Mammalian Anatomy Lab
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 0.0 Gary Gillis ggillis@mtholyoke.edu TH 01:15PM-04:05PM

ACCELERATED ELEMENTARY SPANISH

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Spanish
Course Number: 
112Y
Institution: 
Smith College
An accelerated introduction to Spanish aimed at basic proficiency, emphasizing all modes of communication. The course also serves as an introduction to Hispanic culture. 3 contact hours. Priority will be given to first and second year students. Y courses cannot be divided at midyear with credit for the first semester.
Comments: 
Limited to first-years, sophomores.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
15231-F14

Course Sections

ACCELERATED ELEMENTARY SPANISH
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Lisandro Kahan lkahan@smith.edu MWF 09:00-10:20

WESTRN CLASSICS HOMER TO DANTE

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
English
Course Number: 
202
Institution: 
Smith College
Same as CLT 202. Texts include the Iliad; tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides; Plato's Symposium; Virgil's Aeneid; Dante's Divine Comedy. Lecture and discussion.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Crosslisted Section ID: 
16608
Schedule #: 
16001-F14

Course Sections

WESTRN CLASSICS HOMER TO DANTE
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 4.0 Maria Banerjee mbanerje@smith.edu TTh 09:00-10:20

MELLON MAYS RESEARCH SEMINAR

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Extradepartmental
Course Number: 
290
Institution: 
Smith College
Seminar on research design and conduct. The development and conduct of research projects including question definition, choice of methodology, selection of evidence sources and evidence evaluation. Participants will present their own research design and preliminary findings. Limited to recipients of Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowships. Seminar to be taken twice- once as a junior and once as a senior. Graded S/U only (2 S/U credits each time taken).
Comments: 
Instructor Permission.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
16438-F14

Course Sections

MELLON MAYS RESEARCH SEMINAR
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 2.0 Naomi Miller njmiller@smith.edu T 04:00-05:30

AN INTRO TO WORLD RELIGIONS

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Religion
Course Number: 
105
Institution: 
Smith College
An exploration of the religious texts and practices of major traditions (Hindu, Buddhist, Chinese, Jewish, Christian, Islamic) as well as those of smaller, more localized communities. Diverse forms of classical and contemporary religious experience and expression are analyzed through texts, rituals, and films as well as through fieldwork.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
16717-F14

Course Sections

AN INTRO TO WORLD RELIGIONS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Vera Shevzov; Carol Zaleski vshevzov@smith.edu; czaleski@smith.edu TTh 10:30-11:50

DIALOGUES IN MATHEMATICS

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Mathematics
Course Number: 
300
Institution: 
Smith College
In the class we don't do math as much as we talk about doing math and the culture of mathematics. The class will include lectures by students, faculty and visitors on a wide variety of topics, and opportunities to talk with mathematicians about their lives. This course is especially helpful for those considering graduate school in the mathematical sciences. Prerequisites: MTH 211, MTH 212, and two additional mathematics courses at the 200 level, or permission of the instructor. May be repeated once for credit. This course is graded satisfactory/unsatisfactory only.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
17028-F14

Course Sections

DIALOGUES IN MATHEMATICS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 1.0 Ruth Haas rhaas@smith.edu Th 01:00-02:50