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Weekend Intensive Summer Session

Classes meet three or four days on campus, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., with participation in online assignments required. Visitors must register by May 14 to ensure timely receipt of login materials. Students must log into the course on Blackboard and check for assignments on May 29.

HIST 3833 PR1 - Screening America's Past

Session III, June 1,2 and July 13, 14
Rose Hill: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

An examination of American history as depicted in American films. We will assess their relative accuracy, cultural context, and contributions to the shaping of the nation's collective memory. HIST 3833 PR1 syllabus.

CRN: 10323
Instructor: Fein
4 credits

IDIS 3035 PR1 - The Helping Professions: Theory and Practice
Session III, June 8, 9 and June 22,23
Rose Hill: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

This course will examine the helping professions and the issues related to becoming a well-trained professional, including ethics, burnout, motivation, dual relationships, and boundaries. The class will also  examine the major theories and the techniques used by psychoanalysis, cognitive behavioral therapy, group therapy, and others.


IDIS 3070 PR1 - Baseball: The New York Game
Session III, June 22, 23 and July 20,21
Rose Hill: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Interdisciplinary course that will trace the relationship between baseball and New York society and culture. The course will study the early history of the game, its historical development, and the emergence of the New York City professional teams in connection with government, culture, and issues of society.
Course fee:  $30.00


IDIS 3080 PL1 - Winners and Losers in Literature and Film
Session III, June 29, 30 and July 27,28
Lincoln Center: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

As in life, literature and film are filled with so-called "winners" and so-called "losers."  Who can claim these titles and why?  Who decides and how?  In analyzing these topics, we'll explore what can be learned about the human condition in the individual and in society.  Works explored will include Snow White; Goldilocks and the Three Bears; Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman; Charlie Chaplin's, My Autobiography; The Twilight Zone; The Verdict; Chekhov's, Three Sisters, and others.

CRN: 10422
Instructor: Bach
4 credits

SSCI 2767 PR1 - Modern Social Problems
Session III, June 22, 23 and July 20, 21
Westchester: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

This course focuses on contemporary social problems from a sociological and psycho-social perspective.  Emphasis will be placed on functioncal and interactional and conflict theories for causes and solutions of problems. SSCI 2767 PR1 syllabus.

CRN: 11102
Instructor: Willim
4 credits