2020 Summer Session

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Make graduation happen faster at SF State’s summer session! The College of Liberal & Creative Arts is offering more than 100 online sections throughout four sessions, including many high-demand and upper-division general-education courses that will accelerate your path to graduation.

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Summer 2020 LCA Courses

College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2020 Courses: Session R1
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Day Mtg Start Mtg End
ONLINE ANTH 100 INTRO TO BIOL ANTHROPOLOGY
ONLINE ANTH 130 INTRO TO VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY
ONLINE BECA 370 WRITING FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA
ONLINE BECA 390 THE AGE OF INFORMATION
ONLINE BECA 422 SOCIAL ASPECTS OF ELEC MEDIA
ONLINE BECA 434 INTRO TO SOUND FOR GAMES
ONLINE C W 101 INTRO CREATIVE WRITING      
ONLINE CHIN 271 CHINESE NOVEL IN POP CULTURE      
ONLINE CINE 200 INTRODUCTION TO CINEMA STUDIES      
ONLINE CINE 211 FILM HISTORY I      
ONLINE CINE 303GW WRITING ABOUT CINEMA - GWAR      
ONLINE CINE 306 CHINESE DOCUMENTARY FILM      
ONLINE CINE 309 LATINA/O/X CINEMA      
ONLINE CINE 340/341 CRITICAL STUDIES/DISCUSSION GROUP      
ONLINE CINE 428 DIGITAL CINEMATOGRAPHY TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE CINE 428 DIGITAL CINEMATOGRAPHY TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
ONLINE CINE 474 WORKSHOP IN FICTION FILMMAKING MWF 10:00 AM 12:00 PM
ONLINE CINE 474 WORKSHOP IN FICTION FILMMAKING MWF 01:00 PM 04:00 PM
ONLINE CINE 612 DIRECTING VISUAL STYLE TR 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE CINE 612 DIRECTING VISUAL STYLE TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
ONLINE CLAS 260 GREEK AND ROMAN MYTHOLOGY
ONLINE COMM 150 FUNDAMENTALS OR ORAL COMM T 09:00 AM 11:00 AM
ONLINE COMM 344GW WRITING FOR POPULAR MEDIA - GWAR
ONLINE COMM 541 CRITICAL/CULTURE COMMUNICATION MW 02:00 PM 04:00 PM
ONLINE COMM 554 PERFORMANCE OF CHILDREN'S LIT R 09:00 AM 11:00 AM
ONLINE COMM 670 SEMINAR IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES
ONLINE CWL 260 MYTHS OF THE WORLD
ONLINE DES 324GW RESEARCH WRITING DESIGN - GWAR M 09:00 AM 01:00 PM
ONLINE DES 327 INTERACTIVE DESIGN I M-R 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
ONLINE ENG 418 GRAMMAR FOR WRITERS
ONLINE HIST 120 HIST OF US THRU RECONSTRUCTION
ONLINE HIST 315 HIST SCI FROM SCI REVOLUTION      
ONLINE HIST 320 ARCHAIC AND CLASSICAL GREECE
ONLINE HIST 355 HISTORY OF WOMEN IN LATIN AMERICA
ONLINE HIST 451 BAY AREA HISTORY AND SOCIETY
ONLINE HUM 271 CHINESE NOVEL INPOP CULTURE      
ONLINE HUM 315 HIST SCI FROM SCI REVOLUTION      
ONLINE HUM 345 HUMANISM AND MYSTICISM      
ONLINE HUM 376 SAN FRANCISCO    
ONLINE HUM 425 THOUGHT AND IMAGE: HUMANITIES      
ONLINE I R 104 INTRO TO WORLD AFFAIRS      
ONLINE I R 310 U.S. FOREIGN POLICY      
ONLINE I R 361 TERRORISM & COVERT POL WARFARE      
ONLINE LS 402 HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION TODAY      
ONLINE LS 690 LIBERAL STUDIES SENIOR SEMINAR      
ONLINE MUS 434 INTRO TO SOUND FOR GAMES
ONLINE MUS 505 MUSIC OF WORLD'S PEOPLES      
ONLINE MUS 601 MUSIC FOR CHILDREN      
ONLINE PHIL 110 CRITICAL THINKING I
ONLINE PHIL 160 INTRO TO PHIL OF THE ARTS
ONLINE PHIL 455 SEX AND THE LAW
ONLINE PHIL 464 PHILOSOPHY AND FILM
ONLINE PHIL 770 SEMINAR IN A CLASSICAL AUTHOR
ONLINE PLSI 200 INTRO TO AMERICAN POLITICS      
ONLINE PLSI 300 SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY - PL CI M-R 12:15 PM 02:10 PM
ONLINE PLSI 300 SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY - PL SCI TR 02:20 PM 04:50 PM
ONLINE PLSI 478 JUDICIAL PROCESS M-R 03:00 PM 04:45 PM
ONLINE PLSI 560 URBAN POVERTY & POLICY
ONLINE SPAN 101 FIRST SEMESTER SPANISH
ONLINE TH A 451 STORYTELLING & FOLK LITERATURE      
ONLINE WGS 355 HIST OF WOMEN IN LATIN AMERICA
ONLINE WGS 536 GLOBAL & WOMEN'S HUMAN RIGHTS
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2020 Courses: Session R2
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Day Mtg Start Mtg End
ONLINE ARTH 202 WESTERN ART HISTORY II M W 06:00 PM 08:35 PM
ONLINE C W 101 INTRO CREATIVE WRITING      
ONLINE CINE 212 FILM HISTORY II      
ONLINE CINE 305 FILM AND THE HOLOCAUST      
ONLINE CINE 347 SIGNS OF ALIENS      
ONLINE DES 405 DEVELP PATENT & MARKET IDEAS      
ONLINE DES 505 SENIOR DESIGN PROJECT TWR 06:00 PM 09:25 PM
ONLINE DES 576 INTERNSHIP IN DESIGN
ONLINE ENG 200 WRTG PRACTICES IN PRO CONTEXTS      
ONLINE ENG 402 INTRO PROF WRITING & RHETORIC      
ONLINE HUM 320 MUSIC, IDEAS, AND CULTURE      
ONLINE JS 405 FILM AND THE HOLOCAUST      
ONLINE TH A 200 INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATRE      
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2020 Courses: Session R3
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Day Mtg Start Mtg End
ONLINE ANTH 110 INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY
ONLINE ART 556 ART AND SOCIAL FUNCTION
ONLINE ARTH 205 ASIAN ART HISTORY TR 12:15 PM 01:00 PM
ONLINE BECA 300GW BECA RESEARCH - GWAR
ONLINE BECA 321 CRITICAL STUDY OF POP CULTURE TR 12:00 PM 04:00 PM
ONLINE BECA 340 MEDIA AESTHETICS I M W 12:00 PM 04:00 PM
ONLINE BECA 350 MEDIA PERFORMANCE I
ONLINE C W 512GW CRAFT OF FICTION - GWAR      
ONLINE CINE 180 THE ANCIENT WORLD IN FILM      
ONLINE CINE 456 FEATURE SCREENWRITING I TR 01:15 PM 05:15 PM
ONLINE CLAS 280 THE ANCIENT WORLD IN FILM      
ONLINE COMM 572 RHETORIC OF ECOLOGY M 02:00 PM 04:00 PM
ONLINE COMM 662 CRITICAL RHETORICAL METHOD COMM
ONLINE CWL 250 FABLES AND TALES      
ONLINE DES 420 RAPID VISUALIZATION M-R 01:00 PM 05:00 PM
ONLINE HIST 121 HIST OF US SINCE RECONSTRUCTN
ONLINE HIST 450 HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA
ONLINE HIST 471 THE US CONSTITUTION SINCE 1896
ONLINE HIST 489 DYNAMICS OF THE AMERICAN CITY
ONLINE HUM 205 ASIAN ART HISTORY TR 12:15 PM 01:00 PM
ONLINE HUM 375 BIOGRAPHY OF A CITY
ONLINE HUM 376 SAN FRANCISCO
ONLINE I R 459 REFUGEES IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE      
ONLINE I R 544 WOMEN IN THE WORLD      
ONLINE JAPN 101 FIRST SEMESTER JAPANESE
ONLINE LCA 301 THE WRITER’S QUICK JOURNEY ARR
ONLINE PHIL 110 CRITICAL THINKING I      
ONLINE PLSI 100 UNDERSTANDING POLITICS
ONLINE PLSI 200 INTRO TO AMERICAN POLITICS
ONLINE PLSI 250 COMPARATIVE POLITICS      
ONLINE PLSI 302GW WRITING FOR POLITICAL SCI-GW
ONLINE PLSI 459 REFUGEES IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE
ONLINE PLSI 544 WOMEN IN THE WORLD      
ONLINE SPAN 101 FIRST SEMESTER SPANISH
ONLINE TH A 205 INTRO TO TECH THEATRE DESIGN      
ONLINE WGS 200 INTRO TO WOMEN & GENDER STDS
College of Liberal & Creative Arts Summer 2020 Courses: Session 4
Online Subject Catalog Course Title Day Mtg Start Mtg End
ONLINE C W 101 INTRO CREATIVE WRITING    
ONLINE COMM 695 COMM STUDIES INTERNSHIP ARR
ONLINE JOUR 617 JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP