Five College Consortium

Basic Writing

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
English Writing Program
Course Number: 
111
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
ENGLWRIT 111 (Basic Writing) is a college-level intensive reading and writing course designed to prepare students for ENGLWRIT 112. The course fulfills the General Education U.S. Diversity (U) requirement and focuses on the theme of cultural borders. Students produce essays incorporating course readings as well as their own personal experience and knowledge. All classes are held workshop-style in computer classrooms to allow for writing, collaboration, and consultation among students and between students and teacher. (Gen.Ed. U)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
71871

Mol/Genes/Cells-Lab

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
191L
Institution: 
Amherst College
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
BIOL-191L-06-1617F

Basic Writing

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
English Writing Program
Course Number: 
111
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
ENGLWRIT 111 (Basic Writing) is a college-level intensive reading and writing course designed to prepare students for ENGLWRIT 112. The course fulfills the General Education U.S. Diversity (U) requirement and focuses on the theme of cultural borders. Students produce essays incorporating course readings as well as their own personal experience and knowledge. All classes are held workshop-style in computer classrooms to allow for writing, collaboration, and consultation among students and between students and teacher. (Gen.Ed. U)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
72018

Mol/Genes/Cells-Lab

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
191L
Institution: 
Amherst College
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
BIOL-191L-04-1617F

Fundamentals Of Mktg

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Marketing
Course Number: 
301
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Introduction to marketing; survey of topics relevant to comprehensive study of marketing. Emphasis on describing the marketing process and on stressing the implications of these activities for society.
Comments: 
Open to Junior and Senior Isenberg majors, Contracting Departments-1, Resource Economics majors, and Stock School majors only.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
81483

Proseminar in Syntax

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Linguistics
Course Number: 
750
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Treatment in depth of a selected area of linguistic theory, with emphasis on developing students' ability to conduct research in syntactic theory. Prerequisite: LINGUIST 604.
Comments: 
Pre Req: LINGUIST 604
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
72892

Introduction to GIS

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Natural Resources Conservation
Course Number: 
585
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
The goals of this course are to teach you basic GIS concepts such as spatial data sources and structures, projections and coordinate systems, geospatial analysis, cartographic modeling, and the integration of remote sensing and GIS. By the end of the course, students will be proficient in ESRI ArcGIS software.
Comments: 
This class is open to Seniors and Juniors who major in BCT, NRC & ENVIRSCI only. meets with PUBP&ADM 697B and Geograph 597G
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.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
71181,80879
Schedule #: 
75016

Discrete Mathematics

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Mathematics
Course Number: 
220
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course is an introduction to some topics in mathematics that do not require the calculus. The topics covered include logic, elementary set theory, functions, relations and equivalence relations, mathematical induction, counting principles, and graph theory. Additional topics may vary from year to year. This course serves as an introduction to mathematical thought and pays particular attention to helping students learn how to write proofs. Four class hours per week. 


Limited to 25 students. Fall and spring semesters.  Visiting Assistant Professor Juul.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
MATH-220-01-1617F

INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
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: 
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 Lecture section.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
10279-F16

ACCELERATED BEGINNING FRENCH I

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
French
Course Number: 
101
Institution: 
Smith College
An accelerated introduction to French for real beginners based on the video method French in Action. Development of the ability to communicate confidently with an emphasis on the acquisition of listening, speaking and writing skills, as well as cultural awareness. Four class meetings per week plus required daily video and audio work. Students completing the course enter 102 or 103. Students must complete both 101 and 102 or 103 to fulfill the Latin honors distribution requirement for a foreign language. Recommended for students who intend to study in Paris. Enrollment limited to 18 per section. No spring preregistration allowed.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
15887-F16