SOUP Courses

Summer 2017 Schedule

The SOUP Courses listing is still active. New course additions may be added or removed until registration begins March 27, 2017. Please note that all courses will be updated with 2017 syllabi.

Summer 2017 classes will begin Monday, May 15, 2017. Lectures will be streamed live and posted online the same day the class meets on campus. These courses operate on the same schedule as campus courses. There is no delay. All times of posted lectures, exams and assignments will be EST (Eastern Standard Time). Please make sure that you take into consideration the time difference.

APPH 3500 - Nutrition and Health (QUP) - CRN: 55926
Study of human nutrition as an applied science. Nutrition physiology: metabolism, energy, production, biochemical aspect, role of nutrients, weight control mechanisms and preventative nutrition in health management will be covered topics.
Instructor: Michele Lee Rosbruck
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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COA 2242 - History of Art II (QUP) - CRN: 55288
A survey of artistic manifestations from primitive times to the present. First semester sequence, prehistoric through Renaissance; second semester Renaissance through contemporary art.
Instructor: Joyce Medina
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
COE 2001 - Statics (QUP)
Elements of statics in two and three dimensions, free-body diagrams, distributed loads, centroids, and friction.
Instructor: Wayne Whiteman, Ph.D.
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
CS 4641 - Machine Learning (QUP)
Machine learning techniques and applications. Topics include foundational issues; inductive, analytical, numerical, and theoretical approaches; and real-world applications. 
Instructor: Charles Isbell, Ph.D.
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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ECE 3025 - Electromagnetics (QUP) - CRN: 55965
To present the laws and applications of electromagnetics.
Instructor: TBD
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
ECE 3056 - Architecture, Concurrency, and Energy in Computation (QUP) - CRN: 56435
Basic organizational principles of the major components of computer processors: cores, memory hiercharchy, and the I/O subsystem. Implications for performance, concurrency, and energy. Credit not allowed for both ECE 3056 and ECE 3055.
Instructor: TBD
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ECE 3077 - Probability/Statistics for ECE (QUP) - CRN: 55954
Introduction to probability, random variables, distributions, estimation, confidence intervals, linear regression and other tools for describing and managing uncertainty in electrical and computer engineering.
Instructor: TBD
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ECE 3600 - Computer Communications (QUP) - CRN: 55955
Basic concepts of computer communication network protocols.
Instructor: TBD
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ECE 3710 - Circuits & Electronics (QUP) - CRN: 54909
An introduction to electric circuit elements and electronic devices and a study of circuits containing such devices.Both analog and digital systems are considered. 
Instructor: TBD
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Proctor Requirements: TBD
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ENGL 1102 - English Composition II (QUP) - CRN: 55291
This course asks students to develop communication strategies through the analysis of texts set in the Speculative and Science Fiction genres. In addition to traditional literary works, we will analyze film and interact with game environments, where the content directs us toward a broad understanding of how genre operates throughout a variety of media. We will also look at the formal structures of these texts in order to understand the elements by which they are designed. 
Instructor: Joshua Hussey
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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HIST 2112 - United States since 1877 (QUP) - CRN: 54665
The social, political, and economic history of the United States since Reconstruction. Topics include American industrialization, two world wars, New Deal, and the Civil Rights movement.
Instructor: Doug Flamming
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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HTS 2041 - History of the Modern Middle East (QUP) - CRN: 56495
The transformation of the Middle East in the modern era and the relationship of the "East" and "West" in the contemporary world.
Instructor: Laura Bier
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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HTS 3015 - History of the Vietnam War (QUP) - CRN: 54910
Diplomatic, military, and social aspects of America's war in Vietnam, including antiwar protests, the defense industry boom, and the war's enduring impact on American life.
Instructor: Doug Flamming
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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HTS 3089 - Science, Technology, & Sports (QUP)
This course examines what constitutes a "sport," debates on the role of social inequality in sports, and the intersection of science, technology and sport.
Instructor: Matthew Ventresca
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
ID 2202 - History of Modern Industrial Design (QUP) - CRN: 55273
History and development of industrial design from the beginning of the Industrial Revolution to the present.
Instructor: Joyce Medina
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
ID 3103 - Industrial Design Computing I (QUP) - CRN: 55832
Introduction to 2-D computer drawing systems.
Instructor: Tim Purdy
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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ID 3104 - Industrial Design Computing II (QUP) - CRN: 56613
Introduction to 3-D modeling systems.
Instructor: Tim Purdy
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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ID 4823 - Accessible Information and Communication Technology: Considering Factors for Inclusive User-Centered Design (QUP) - CRN: 56590
This course is an introduction to accessibility in Information and Communication Technology (ICT). ID 4823 will expose students to the use of elements of user-centered design (UCD) to make products that are accessible for everyone, including people with disabilities. ID 4823 will provide an overview of factors to consider when designing for inclusive ICT environments for all, including end users with cognitive, sensory and mobility functional limitations. 
Instructor: Christopher Lee
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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LMC 3214 - Science Fiction (QUP) - CRN: 54859
Examines science fiction texts from the last 200 years to show how they reflect ambiguous reactions to change.
Instructor: Peter Fontaine
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
MATH 2551 - Multivariable Calculus (QUP) - CRN: 56545
Multivariable calculus: Linear approximation and Taylor's theorems, Lagrange multiples and constrained optimization, multiple integration and vector analysis including the theorems of Green, Gauss, and Stokes. Credit will not be awarded for both MATH 2551 and MATH 2401 or MATH 2411 or MATH 2561.
Instructor: TBD
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Proctor Requirements: TBD
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MATH 2552 - Differential Equations (QUP) - CRN: 55772
Methods for obtaining numerical and analytic solutions of elementary differential equations. Applications are also discussed with an emphasis on modeling. Credit not awarded for both MATH 2552 and MATH 2403 or MATH 2413 or MATH 2562.
Instructor: TBD
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MATH 3215 - Probability & Statistics (QUP) - CRN: 56546
This course is a problem-oriented introduction to the basic concepts of probability and statistics, providing a foundation for applications and further study.
Instructor: TBD
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Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
MATH 3670 - Statistics and Applications (QUP) - CRN: 55962
Introduction to probability, probability distributions, point estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, linear regression and analysis of variance. Students cannot receive credit for both MATH 3670 and MATH 3770 or ISYE 3770 or CEE 3770.
Instructor: TBD
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ME 2202 - Dynamics of Rigid Bodies (QUP) - CRN: 56468
Kinematics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies in one, two, and three dimensions. Work-energy and impulse-momentum concepts.
Instructor: Dr. Michael Leamy, Ph. D.
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
ME 3322 - Thermodynamics (QUP) - CRN: 54546
Introduction to thermodynamics. Thermodynamic properties, energy and mass conservation, entropy and the second law. Second-law analysis of thermodynamic systems, gas cycles, vapor cycles.
Instructor: TBD
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ME 3340 - Fluid Mechanics (QUP) - CRN: 56490
The fundamentals of fluid mechanics. Topics include fluid statics; control-volume analysis; the Navier-Stokes equations; similitude; viscous, inviscid and turbulent flows; boundary layers.
Instructor: TBD
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ME 3345 - Heat Transfer (QUP) - CRN: 56469
Introduction to the study of heat transfer, transport coefficients, steady state conduction, transient conduction, radiative heat transfer, and forced and natural convection.
Instructor: TBD
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PHYS 2211 - Intro Physics I (QUP) - CRN: 55351
A calculus-based course with a laboratory covering classical mechanics, applications of classical mechanics, oscillations, and waves. 
Instructor: Michael Schatz
, Instructor: Ed Greco
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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PHYS 2212 - Intro Physics II (QUP) - * CANCELLED *
A calculus-based course with laboratory covering electromagnetism, applications of electromagnetism, light, and modern physics.
Instructor: Ed Greco
, Instructor: Michael Schatz
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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SOC 1101 - Introduction to Sociology (QUP) - CRN: 54666
A study of basic social relations, including social structure and functions, analysis of social processes, the foundations of personality, and analysis of social organization.
Instructor: Bill Winders
Session Dates: TBD
Proctor Requirements: TBD
Anticipated Exam Schedule: TBD
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