Honors Sem 2: Topics (colloq)

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Honors College
Course Number: 
391AHH
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This seminar is a required course for Commonwealth Honors College students where students participate in a topical seminar-style course designed by its instructor. While the subject matter of each section is different, advanced knowledge of the topic is not required. While the subject matter of each section is different, the requirements for each section are the same. In this colloquium, students will engage deeply with material they have already encountered in the regular section of the course through further readings, conversation, and group work.
Comments: 
Be sure to check http://www.honors.umass.edu/honorsseminar
for individual titles and descriptions of HONORS 391AH sections. Each section has its own topic chosen by its professor.
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 #: 
36857

Intermediate Statistics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Statistics
Course Number: 
230
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course is an intermediate applied statistics course that builds on the statistical data analysis methods introduced in STAT 111 or STAT 135. Students will learn how to pose a statistical question, perform appropriate statistical analysis of the data, and properly interpret and communicate their results. Emphasis will be placed on the use of statistical software, data manipulation, model fitting, and assessment. Topics covered will include ethics, experimental design, parametric and nonparametric methods, resampling approaches, analysis of variance models, multiple regression, model selection, and logistic regression. Four class hours per week.


Requisite: STAT 111 or 135 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 24 students. Fall semester: Professor Wang.  Spring semester: Professor Kim.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
STAT-230-01-1516F

Principles of Pub Hth Practice

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Public Health
Course Number: 
320
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course is designed to give students a broad overview of public health and public health systems within the United States. This course will provide students with an understanding of the core disciplines with public health and will then focus in on the social and political aspects of health. The course will allow students to gain an understanding of the role of public policy in health and how to develop policies and plan that support individual and community health efforts.
Comments: 
Open to junior and senior Public Health majors only.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
36683

OUTDR SKILLS:ROCK CLIMBING I

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Exercise and Sport Studies
Course Number: 
940
Institution: 
Smith College
Sectioned course. This course introduces the fundamentals of rock climbing to the beginner. It emphasizes smooth climbing technique as well as familiarity with the equipment, various knots, belaying and rappelling. Basic top-rope anchor building is also covered. Safety issues are a strong emphasis in this course. The majority of class time is spent on the Ainsworth Gym climbing wall, but also includes two off-campus trips. Enrollment limited to 12.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
20416-F15

Honors Seminar 2: Topics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Honors College
Course Number: 
391AH
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This seminar is a required course for Commonwealth Honors College students where students participate in a topical seminar-style course designed by its instructor. While the subject matter of each section is different, advanced knowledge of the topic is not required. While the subject matter of each section is different, the requirements for each section are the same.
Comments: 
Open to Senior, Junior, and Sophomore Commonwealth College students only. Be sure to check http://www.honors.umass.edu/honorsseminar
for individual titles and descriptions of HONORS 391AH sections. Each section has its own topic chosen by its professor.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
36850

Honors Seminar 2: Topics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Honors College
Course Number: 
391AH
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This seminar is a required course for Commonwealth Honors College students where students participate in a topical seminar-style course designed by its instructor. While the subject matter of each section is different, advanced knowledge of the topic is not required. While the subject matter of each section is different, the requirements for each section are the same.
Comments: 
Open to Senior, Junior, and Sophomore Commonwealth College students only. Be sure to check http://www.honors.umass.edu/honorsseminar
for individual titles and descriptions of HONORS 391AH sections. Each section has its own topic chosen by its professor.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
36909

Honors Seminar 2: Topics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Honors College
Course Number: 
391AH
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This seminar is a required course for Commonwealth Honors College students where students participate in a topical seminar-style course designed by its instructor. While the subject matter of each section is different, advanced knowledge of the topic is not required. While the subject matter of each section is different, the requirements for each section are the same.
Comments: 
This course is open to Senior, Junior, and Sophmore Commonwealth College students only. Be sure to check http://www.honors.umass.edu/honorsseminar
for individual titles and descriptions of HONORS 391AH sections. Each section has its own topic chosen by its professor.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
36937

Painting I

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Art Studio
Course Number: 
236
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
An introduction to the basic pictorial issues of color and composition in painting.
Comments: 
Prereq: Art Studio 120 or 116.
Variable Credit Comments: 
2 studios (2 hours 30 minutes each). Students enrolled in this course will be responsible for some of the cost of course materials.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
93231

Writing In Biology

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
312
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Satisfies Junior Year Writing requirement for Biology majors. Students write and revise short papers on subjects likely to be encountered by biologists. Class discussion of papers. Prerequisites: 3 biological science courses, for declared Biology majors only.
Comments: 
This course is open to BIOLOGY majors only.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
33941

PHYS CONDITION: SELF-PACED FIT

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Exercise and Sport Studies
Course Number: 
945
Institution: 
Smith College
Sectioned course. An introduction to the principles and methods of training to improve and maintain fitness. Each student designs and follows an individualized conditioning program. Programs are tailored to the needs of the student. Each individual is monitored throughout the semester and students are expected to do most of their exercise out of class. Enrollment limited to 20.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
15080-F15