Summer Session blossoms at SF State

Flower blooming at the news that summer courses are coming!

Make graduation happen faster at SF State’s summer session! The College of Liberal & Creative Arts is offering 126 sections throughout four sessions, including many high-demand and upper-division general-education courses that will accelerate your path to graduation. With 34 online courses available, you can study from anywhere in the world.

State University Grants and other forms of financial aid are available.

Go to the Financial Aid website to find out more. On-campus housing is also available. Contact housing@sfsu.edu or 415-338-1067.

Summer 2017 LCA Courses

College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2017 Courses: Session R1
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Pat Mtg Start Mtg End
  ANTH 100 INTRO TO BIOL ANTHROPOLOGY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  ANTH 120 INTRO TO SOCIAL & CULTURAL ANTHRO TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  ART 400GW WRITING ABOUT ART - GWAR TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  ART 501 WESTERN ART: SPECIAL AREAS MW 09:15 AM 01:15 PM
  BECA 235 DIGITAL MEDIA BASICS TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  BECA 300GW BECA RESEARCH - GWAR TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  BECA 340 MEDIA AESTHETICS I MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  BECA 370 WRITING FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE BECA 390 THE AGE OF INFORMATION      
  BECA 582 E-MEDIA & SOCIAL JUSTICE II ARR
ONLINE C W 101 INTRO CREATIVE WRITING
CINE 200 INTRODUCTION TO CINEMA STUDIES MWF 01:00 PM 03:45 PM
ONLINE CINE 211 FILM HISTORY I      
ONLINE CINE 212 FILM HISTORY II
  CINE 280 ANCIENT WORLD IN FILM TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  CINE 306 CHINESE DOCUMENTARY FILM ARR
  CINE 310 WKSHP IN FILM PRODUCTION MWF 10:00 AM 12:45 PM
  CINE 310 WKSHP IN FILM PRODUCTION MWF 01:00 PM 03:45 PM
ONLINE CINE 341 CRITICAL STUDIES DISCUSSION GROUP    
  CLAS 280 ANCIENT WORLD IN FILM TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  COMM 150 FUND ORAL COMMUNICATION TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  COMM 444GW RHETORIC OF MEDIA - GWAR MW 09:00 AM 02:00 PM
  COMM 527 HEALTH COMMUNICATION MW 02:00 PM 07:00 PM
  COMM 531 CONFLICT RESOLUTION TR 09:00 AM 02:00 PM
  CWL 260 MYTHS OF THE WORLD MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  DAI 227 RETHINKING DIGITAL VISUAL TR 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
  DAI 310 PRODUCT DESIGN 1 M-R 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
  DAI 327 DIGITAL MEDIA 1 M-R 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
  DAI 421 TECHDRAW 2: SOLID MODELING M-R 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  ENG 114 1ST YEAR COMPOSITION TR 09:10 AM 01:00 PM
  ENG 209 1ST YEAR COMPOSTN-MULTILINGUAL MTR 11:10 AM 01:55 PM
  ENG 210 ORAL COMMUNICATN-MULTILINGUAL MTR 02:10 PM 04:55 PM
  ENG 214 2ND YEAR WRITTEN COMPOSTN-ENG MWF 10:10 AM 12:45 PM
  ENG 215 2ND YEAR COMPOSTN MULTILINGUAL MTR 11:10 AM 01:55 PM
  ENG 418 GRAMMAR FOR WRITERS TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  ENG 501 AGE OF CHAUCER TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  ENG 611 MODERN CRITICISM MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  HIST 114 WORLD HISTORY TO 1500 TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  HIST 115 WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500 TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 334 THE RENAISSANCE TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 489 DYNAMICS OF THE AMERICAN CITY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE HUM 375 BIOGRAPHY OF A CITY
  HUM 376 SAN FRANCISCO TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE HUM 390 IMAGES OF EROTICISM
  HUM 425 THOUGHT & IMAGE HUMANITIES MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE I R 104 INTRO TO WORLD AFFAIRS
JOUR 395 ONLINE JOURNALISM MWF 12:15 PM 03:00 PM
ONLINE LS 690 LIB STUDIES SR. SEMINAR
LS 699 INDEPENDENT STUDY ARR
ONLINE MUS 120 BASIC MUSIC 1      
MUS 120 BASIC MUSIC I M-R 10:00 AM 11:30 AM
ONLINE MUS 504 ELECTRONIC MUSIC      
ONLINE MUS 505 MUSIC OF WORLDS PEOPLES      
ONLINE MUS 601 MUSIC FOR CHILDREN      
  PHIL 101 INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE PHIL 110 CRITICAL THINKING I
  PHIL 451 FEMINIST MORAL ISSUES MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
PHIL 464 PHILOSOPHY AND FILM MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  PHIL 502 WORLD RELIGIONS TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
ONLINE PLSI 200 AMERICAN POLITICS
  WGS 150 WOMEN & GENDER IN US HISTORY MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
WGS 200 INTRO TO WOMEN & GENDER STDS TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2017 Courses: Session R2
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Pat Mtg Start Mtg End
ONLINE C W 101 INTRO CREATIVE WRITING    
ONLINE C W 512GW CRAFT OF FICTION - GWAR      
DAI 505 SENIOR DESIGN PROJECT TWR 05:00 PM 08:25 PM
  DAI 576 INTERNSHIP IN DAI R 06:00 PM 07:45 PM
  DAI 576 INTERNSHIP IN DAI ARR
  ENG 214 2ND YEAR WRITTEN COMPOSTN-ENG MW 11:00 AM 12:35 PM
ONLINE ENG 214 2ND YEAR WRITTEN COMPOSTN-ENG
ENG 214 2ND YEAR WRITTEN COMPOSTN-ENG 01:10 PM 02:35 PM
PLSI 560 URBAN POVERTY AND POLICY TR 06:00 PM 09:25 PM
ONLINE TH A 200 INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATRE      
ONLINE TH A 205 INTRODUCTION TO TECH THEATRE DESIGN      
ONLINE TPW 200 WRITING PRACTICES PROFESNL      
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2017 Courses: Session R3
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Pat Mtg Start Mtg End
  ANTH 110 INTRO TO ARCHAEOLOGY MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  ART 205 ASIAN ART HISTORY TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  BECA 300GW BECA RESEARCH - GWAR TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  BECA 348 VIDEO EDITING I TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  BECA 350 MEDIA PERFORMANCE I M-R 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  BECA 536 CREATIVITY AND PROBLEM SOLVING MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  C W 510 THE CREATIVE PROCESS MWF 12:15 PM 03:00 PM
  CINE 202 INTRO TO FILMMAKING MWF 09:00 AM 11:45 AM
  CINE 204 INTRO TO FILMMAKING LAB MWF 01:00 PM 01:45 PM
  CINE 204 INTRO TO FILMMAKING LAB MWF 02:00 PM 02:45 PM
ONLINE CINE 340 CRITICAL STUDIES      
ONLINE CINE 341 CRITICAL STUDIES DISCUSSION GROUP      
CINE 346GW THE ART OF SHORT FILM-GW TR 9:00 AM 1:00 PM
  CINE 532 INTL DOCUMENTARY WORKSHOP ARR
  CLAS 260 GREEK AND ROMAN MYTHOLOGY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  COMM 365 ARGUMENTATION AND DEBATE MW 02:00 PM 07:00 PM
ONLINE COMM 541 CRITICAL/CULTURE COMMUNICTION
  COMM 670 SEMINAR IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES T 09:00 AM 02:00 PM
  CWL 250 FABLES AND TALES TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  DAI 324GW RESEARCH WRITING DESIGN - GWAR MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  DAI 425 GRAPHIC DESIGN 1: INTRO M-R 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
  DAI 410 PRODUCT DESIGN 2 M-R 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
  ENG 114 1ST YEAR COMPOSITION MWR 10:10 AM 12:55 PM
  ENG 214 2ND YEAR COMPOSTN-ENG TR 09:10 AM 01:00 PM
  ENG 510 THE AGE OF WIT TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  ENG 583 SHAKESPEARE-REPRESENT PLAYS MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 120 HIST OF US THRU RECONSTRUCTN MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  HIST 121 HIST OF US SINCE RECONSTRUCTION TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 320 ARHAIC AND CLASSICAL GREECE TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 450 HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA MW 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  HIST 620 PIRATES AND PIRACY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
HUM 205 ASIAN ART HISTORY TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
HUM 220 VALUES AND CULTURE TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
HUM 225 VALUES IN AMERICAN LIFE TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
HUM 376 SAN FRANCISCO MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  I R 308 FUNDMENT IR THEORY ISSUES M-R 09:00 AM 11:45 AM
ONLINE I R 310 US FOREIGN POLICY
  PHIL 101 INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE PHIL 110 CRITICAL THINKING I
  PHIL 150 CONTEMP MORAL/POLITICAL ISSUES TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  PHIL 380 PHILOSOPHY OF LAW TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE PHIL 383 ETHICS IN MEDICINE
  PHIL 509 THE BUDDHIST TRADITION TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
  PLSI 150 COMTEMP MORAL/POLITICAL ISSUES TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  PLSI 200 AMERICAN POLITICS TR 06:00 PM 10:00 PM
ONLINE PLSI 250 COMPARATIVE POLITICS
PLSI 300 SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY-PL SCI MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
PLSI 300 SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY-PL SCI MW 01:10 PM 03:40 PM
PLSI 699 INDEPENDENT STUDY ARR
ONLINE TH A 450 STORYTELLING TCHNG STEM SUBJCT      
ONLINE TH A 451 STORYTELLING & FOLK LITERATURE      
ONLINE WGS 160 GENDER, POLITICS, CITIZENSHIP MW 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
  WGS 300GW GENDER RACE NATION - GWAR R 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2017 Courses: Session 4
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Pat Mtg Start Mtg End
  ART 231 DRAWING I MW 01:15 PM 01:55 PM
  ART 231 DRAWING I MW 02:15 PM 05:00 PM
  ART 236 INTRO TO SCREEN PRINTING TR 09:15 AM 09:55 PM
  ART 236 INTRO TO SCREEN PRINTING TR 10:15 AM 01:00 PM
  ART 570 INTERNSHIPS IN THE VISUAL ARTS ARR
  BECA 695 PRACTICUM IN BECA ARR    
  BECA 699 INDEPENDENT STUDY ARR    
  BECA 899 INDEPENDENT STUDY ARR    
  COMM 695 INTERNSHIP/SVC LEARNING-COMM T 06:10 PM 09:50 PM
ONLINE I R 550 PROSEM:FORGN POLICY ANLY
ONLINE JOUR 617 JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP      
JOUR 699 INDEPENDANT STUDY ARR