This course will provide an overview of human sexuality issues and sexual behaviours. Students will examine sexuality in various contexts, relying on: psychological, socio-cultural and biological research. Students will engage in the study of human sexuality as it relates to their interpersonal relationships, health and wellness, and identity and how it differs between cultural, religious and societal contexts. More generally, the course is designed to provide a course in human sexuality, grounded in sound science, for students planning careers in the helping professions as well as for those taking it for personal growth. 3 units of credit. $318.22 (tuition $269.22 + $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
ONLINE 065 1273 May 8-July 28
ONLINE 066 1228 Jul 3-Aug 18
HOCKEY, CULTURE AND SOCIETY
This course critically examines the cultural significance of hockey in historical and contemporary Canadian society. Topics include race and gender in hockey cultures, hockey-related violence, and the impact of mass and new media on the sport. The link between hockey and Canadian identity is explored. Students develop a critical perspective concerning the social and political implications of Canada’s national pastime. $269.22
WINDSOR 050 1086 May 9-Jun 15, Tue, Thu, 6:00P-9:30P
SOCIETY AND ME
The primary goal of this course is to facilitate an increased awareness and understanding of our social roles, how we are influenced by culture and how we as individuals, or groups, can impact society. 3 units of credit. $269.22 (Online: $318.22 includes $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
WINDSOR 050 1099 May 8-Jun 19, Mon, Wed, 6:00P-9:30P
WINDSOR 055 1100 Jul 4-Aug 10, Tue, Thu, 6:00P-9:30P
ONLINE 065 1098 May 8-July 28
ONLINE 066 1101 Jul 3-Aug 18
CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL PROBLEMS
The primary goal of this course is to facilitate increased awareness and understanding of problematic social conditions in Canadian society and throughout the world. Students will develop a framework by which to formulate their own opinions, appreciate other’s opinions, recognize government’s roles and assess national and global issues. 3 units of credit. $269.22 (Online: $318.22 includes $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
CHATHAM 550 1211 May 8-Jun 19, Mon, Wed, 6:00P-9:30P
ONLINE 065 2630 May 8-July 28
This course is an introduction to the study of psychology. The curriculum focuses on the individual in society, the development of personality, human motivation, cognition, the dynamics of neurosis and the adjustment process as related to interpersonal relationships and cultural pressures. 3 units of credit. $269.22 (Online: $318.22 includes $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
CHATHAM 550 1187 May 9-Jun 15, Tue, Thu, 6:00P-9:30P
ONLINE 065 1186 May 8-July 28
ONLINE 066 1188 Jul 3-Aug 18
SOCIETY & THE ENVIRONMENT
How serious are current environmental and social problems? Why should we care about them? How are governments, corporations, activists, and ordinary citizens responding to these problems? Human activities have significant impacts on our planet. In this course students explore the role of human daily living habits and the contribution they’ve made to our current global environmental problems. 3 units of credit. $269.22 (Online: $318.22 includes $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
ONLINE 065 1130 May 8-July 28
WESTERNS: FILM AS A LENS TO THE PRESENT
This course will explore the film genre of Westerns. Major themes and ideas will be examined via the work of selected films, directors and actors. Subjects to be studied via discussion and reflective assignments include the Origins of the Western, Components of the Western, Landscape and Setting, Indigenous Peoples, Women, Directors, Actors, and Films. The course will conclude with a discussion of the place of the Western in contemporary culture: can it still ‘sit tall in the saddle’?
3 units of credit. $269.22 (Online: $318.22 includes $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
ONLINE 065 1265 May 8-July 28
ONLINE 066 1264 Jul 3-Aug 18
THE WAR OF 1812: PATH TO PEACE OR FORGOTTEN CIVIL WAR
This course will explore the politics, events, and historical and contemporary consequences of the War of 1812. Themes and interpretations will be examined through selected text, film, handouts, journals, classroom discussion, and reflective assignments. Topics will include the interpretation of the war from different perspectives, military and international relations, cultural history, historical geography, the role of First Nations people and women in the war. Study will also include the social, economic, and political impact on the Canadian Identity from today's perspective. The course will conclude with a discussion about the relevance of the War of 1812-a pivotal moment in Canadian history or a forgotten border dispute $318.22 (tuition $269.22 + $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
ONLINE 065 1102 May 8-July 28
This course is designed to present information in basic developmental psychological topics. This includes various theoretical lifespan explanations and descriptions of cognitive, emotional, and social development. 3 units of credit. $318.22 (tuition $269.22 + $49.00 access fee) Text extra.
ONLINE 065 1189 May 8-July 28
ONLINE 066 1190 Jul 3-Aug 18