Five College Consortium

Econ of Cooperative Entrprs

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Economics
Course Number: 
394CI
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Students will be asked to retrospectively analyze their experiences as workers and consumers, evaluating the impact of organizational forms and industry structure. How do cooperative enterprises (including those on campus such as the People's Market, Earthfoods, and Campus Design and Copy) differ from other enterprises? Students will also be asked to explicitly bring material they have learned in other classes to bear on these issues. The final project requires students to work in small teams to develop a business plan for a cooperative enterprise that builds upon their own interests and expertise. Satisfies the Integrative Experience requirement for BA-Econ majors.
Comments: 
This class is open to Seniors and Juniors whose primary major is in Economics only. Pre Req: ECON 103 or RESEC 102 Seats in Econ 306, 394CI, 394FI, 394IO, 394LI, and 494MI will be available ONLY to primary Economics major seniors and juniors who have not yet satisfied the Integrative Experience requirement.

May be used to fulfill IE requirement for Econ primary majors.

Department Consent only: students must attend class and sign up on in-class waiting list to be considered for enrollment.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
34386

Sem-Rev Crrnt Lit

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Astronomy
Course Number: 
791A
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Discussion and review of current articles in astronomical literature. May be repeated for credit. Required of graduate students. Credit, 2 each semester.
Comments: 
Open to Graduate students only.
Variable Credit Comments: 
Varies from 1 to 2 credits
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
34561

Group Studio

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Theater
Course Number: 
680
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
A practical workshop, centered on a collaborative project, in which designers, dramaturgs and directors create a performance from scratch. The objective is to develop a shared vocabulary and common experiences in the basic process of transforming text or idea into performed event. All members of the studio may be asked to adopt the perspective of actor, director, designer, playwright, or critic.
Comments: 
Open to Graduate Theater students only.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
40900

BALLET III

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Dance
Course Number: 
222
Institution: 
Smith College
Prerequisite: 121 or permission of the instructor. Limited enrollment.
Comments: 
Instructor Permission.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
10452-F17

S-Workshop/Teaching Comp-Lit

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Comparative Literature
Course Number: 
692W
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Introduction to teaching Comparative Literature: designing syllabi, teaching students to compare texts in written assignments and discussions, grading comparative analyses, and class management.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
41738

ENGINEERING MECHANICS I

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Engineering
Course Number: 
270
Institution: 
Smith College
This is the first course in a two-semester sequence designed to introduce students to fundamental theoretical principles and analysis of mechanics of continuous media, including solids and fluids. Concepts and topics to be covered in this course include conservation laws, static and dynamic behavior of rigid bodies, analysis of machines and frames, internal forces, centroids, moment of inertia, vibrations and an introduction to stress and strain. Prerequisites: PHY 117 and MTH 112 (or the equivalent). Required laboratory taken once a week. Enrollment limit of 20.
Comments: 
Limited to EGN majors, EGR majors
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Linked Course Comments: 
You must also register for a Lab section.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
10754-F17

Practicum

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Economics
Course Number: 
598
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Variable Credit Comments: 
Varies from 1 to 15 credits
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
34362

Introduction to Macroeconomics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Economics
Course Number: 
104
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Economic theory of the macro-economy. Determinants of unemployment rates, inflation rates, national income, GDP. Tools of public policy available which can be used to promote macroeconomic goals. (Gen.Ed. SB)
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 #: 
41935

Intro to Microbiology Lab

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Microbiology
Course Number: 
265
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This lab course will cover basic concepts of microbiology with an emphasis on sterile technique, microscopy, isolation and cultivation of microorganism. Identification of pathogenic organisms, antibiotic susceptibility testing, epidemiology and the detection of microbes in food will be covered. This is a 1 credit course for NON-MAJORS. It is geared for students applying to post-graduate health care programs (physician assistant, nurse practitioner, pharmacy, etc.) MICROBIO 310 must be taken previously or concurrently.
Comments: 
Pre Req: MICROBIO 310 Prerequisite: MICROBIO 310 or concurrent enrollment.
Enrollment by application only: http://www.micro.umass.edu/sites/default/files/pdf-attachments/application_265_fall_2017.pdf
Additional lab fees are associated with this section.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
35908

Food Service Mgmt (colloq)

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Hospitality & Tourism Managmnt
Course Number: 
H250
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
40091
Schedule #: 
40147