CENTER VALLEY, Pa. (Sept. 10, 2013) – Penn State Lehigh Valley is offering a number of part-semester courses for students still seeking to earn credits this fall. Students may register for these classes on eLion and can speak with their adviser for more information.
ART 020: Introduction to Drawing (three credits)
Begins Oct. 19, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Introductory experience in making of art through drawing media; designed for non-majors seeking general overview of studio practice. (GA)
Instructor: R. DeLong
BA 322: Negotiation Skills for Business Professionals (three credits) Check Prerequisites
Begins Oct. 21, Online
Emphasizes the preparation and conduct of business negotiations in a range of situations.
Instructor: J. Sinisi—Schuylkill Campus
CRIM100: Introduction to Criminal Justice
Begins Oct. 24, Thursdays, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Online work required
Overview of the criminal justice system, including legal foundations, processing and collection of offenders, extent and types of crimes, victims. (GS)
Instructor: D. Peters
GD 100: Introduction to Graphic Design (three credits)
Begins Oct. 29, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A beginning level graphic design course. Instruction touches on the practice, theories, history and processes of the graphic design industry. (GA)
Instructor: C. Galbiati
HIST 173: Vietnam in War and Peace (three credits)
Begins 10/21/13, Mondays, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Online work required
Rise of nationalism and communism; origins of conflict; United States involvement; impact on postwar regional and international politics; contemporary Vietnam. (GH; IL)
Instructor: D. Longenbach
KINES 081: Wellness Theory (three credits)
Begins Oct. 21, Online
Focused on preparing and engaging students in the attitudes and behaviors that enhance quality of life and maximize personal potential. (GHA)
Instructor: D. Hochstetler
MATH 034: The Mathematics of Money (three credits)
Begins 10/21/13, Thursdays, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Online work required
Simple interest, simple discount, compound interest, annuities, investments, retirement plans, taxes, credit cards, and mortgages. (GQ)
Instructor: M. Kiani
NUTR 100: Contemporary Nutrition Concerns (one and a half credits)
Begins Oct. 16, Wednesdays, 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Interpretation of nutrition principles in relation to contemporary problems in selecting a diet to promote a healthy lifestyle. Students who have received credit for NUTR 151 or NUTR 251 may not schedule this course. (GHA)
Instructor: M. Kalista-Richards