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American Sign Language (ASL)

Beginning Fingerspelling (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Times Status
PST 136-01 1/27/20 - 2/26/20 M/W 4:00pm-5:20pm CLOSED

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This course is designed to help students develop comprehension and production fingerspelling skills used in American Sign Language. Within a range of contexts and using a variety of topics, the instructor will guide the students through extensive fingerspelling drills that emphasize clear form and transitions. Pass/fail grading basis.
Prerequisite: Completion of ASL II or permission of the department.
Tuition: PST: $316
Course Materials: None

Intermediate Fingerspelling (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Times Status
137-01 3/23/20 - 4/22/20 M/W 4:00pm-5:20pm CLOSED

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This course expands the emphasis on using fingerspelled and abbreviated words as well as lexicalized signs in ASL within a range of contexts. The instructor will guide the student through dialogues and short stories that emphasize clear form and transitions.
Prerequisite: Completion of ASL III or permission of the department. Pass/fail grading basis.
Tuition: PST: $316
Course materials: None

Visual Gestural Communication (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Status
PST 300-01 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm CLOSED

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Students will develop capabilities in non-verbal communication and visual-gestural communication, studying gestures as a form of communication and a basis for visual language. Emphasis is on learning to think in pictures and building production and comprehension communication skills.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: PST: $950
Course materials: None

ASL I (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 301-01 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 6:30pm-7:50pm SLCC 2304 CLOSED
PST 301-02 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm TBA CLOSED
PST 301-03 1/22/20 - 5/02/20 M/W 8:30am-9:50am SLCC 2301 CLOSED
PST 301-04 1/21/20 - 4/20/20 T/TH 2:00pm-3:20pm SLCC 1303 CLOSED

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This course introduces the basics of American Sign Language (ASL) and is designed for students who have little or no previous knowledge of ASL. Readiness for learning will be approached via visual-gestural communication techniques, visual discrimination, and visual memory exercises. ASL questions, commands, and other simple sentence structures are introduced to develop rudimentary conversational skills in ASL. Information about the Deaf Community and Deaf Culture will be introduced.
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: PST: $950
Course materials: 1) Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus. 2) GoReact($19.95)
Click to view ASL I Syllabus in PDF format for more information.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

ASL II (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 302-01 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 6:30pm-7:50pm SLCC 2303 CLOSED
PST 302-02 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm TBA CLOSED
PST 302-03 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 8:30am-9:50am SLCC 2304 CLOSED
PST 302-04 1/21/20 - 4/30/20 T/TH 2:00pm-3:20pm SLCC 2304 CLOSED

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This course is designed to continue the development of American Sign Language (ASL) skills with a primary focus on refining the use of basic ASL sentence types. Pronominalization, classifiers, spatial referencing, pluralization, and temporal and distributional aspects are introduced. Students will learn routine communicative functions of the language: asking, requesting, providing clarification, giving and asking for directions. Information about the Deaf Community and Deaf Culture will be included.
Prerequisite: ASL I with a grade of "B" or better, or equivalent and permission of program coordinator.
Tuition: PST: $950
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus. 2) GoReact($19.95)
Click to view ASL II Syllabus in PDF format for more information.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

ASL III (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 303-01 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 6:30pm-7:50pm SLCC 2301 CLOSED
PST 303-02 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm TBA CLOSED
PST 303-03 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 12:30pm-1:50am TBA CLOSED
PST 303-04 1/21/20 - 4/30/20 T/TH 8:00am-9:20am SLCC 1303 CLOSED

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This course builds on skills learned in American Sign Language (ASL) II, adding more complex ASL grammatical features and vocabulary, short stories, narratives, and dialogues. The course will include a description of general surroundings, appropriate sequencing, temporal aspects, and conditionals. Information about the Deaf Community and Deaf Culture will be included.
Prerequisite: ASL II with a grade of "B" or better, or equivalent and permission of program coordinator.
Tuition: $950
Instructor: TBD
Course Materials: 1) Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus. 2) GoReact  ($19.95)
Click to view Online ASL III Syllabus  in PDF format for more information.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

ASL IV (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 304-01 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 6:30pm-7:50pm TBA CLOSED
PST 304-02 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm TBA CLOSED
PST 304-03 1/22/20 - 5/04/20 M/W 12:30pm-1:50pm TBA CLOSED
PST 304-04 1/21/20 - 4/30/20 T/TH 8:00am-9:20am SLCC 1304 CLOSED

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This course expands on the development of American Sign Language (ASL) vocabulary and grammar, including the use of two to three character role shifts. Students describe settings and explain or discuss everyday objects and their use, step-by-step processes, cause and effect, and culturally significant topics relating to the Deaf Community.
Tuition: $950
Instructor: TBD
Course Materials: 1) Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus. 2) GoReact ($19.95)
Click to view ASL IV Syllabus in PDF format for more information.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

ASL V (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 305-01 1/22/20 - 5/04-20 M/W 6:30pm-7:50pm TBD CLOSED
PST 305-02 1/25/20 - 5/02/20 S 9:00am-12:15pm TBD CLOSED

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This course applies knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL) grammar and vocabulary to the description of increasingly complex constructs, processes, and situations. Students incorporate multiple character role shifting into medium-length stories, narratives and the discussion of hypothetical issues. Information on cultural values and attitudes as they relate to the Deaf Community is also examined.
Prerequisite: ASL IV with a grade of "B" or better, or equivalent and permission of program coordinator.
Tuition: PST: $950
Course materials: 1) Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus. 2) GoReact ($19.95)
Click to view ASL V Syllabus in PDF format for more information.

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ART

Art History (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 144-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 12:00pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course is designed to assist the student in a visual understanding of the art of the past and present. The Western tradition is analyzed, with emphasis upon art forms such as architecture, painting, and sculpture. The course highlights the major art periods starting with prehistory and ending with the modern era. Students are expected to take this course before taking major-level courses in Art.
Cross-listings: ART 140 Art History
Prerequisites: Instructor permission and ART 160 or PST 156 required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Marguerite Glass
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Ceramics: Basic Hand-Building Techniques (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 140-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T 4:00pm-6:50pm TBD CLOSED

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An introduction to clay as an artistic medium. A variety of pots will be constructed using the following hand-building techniques: pinch, coil, slab, and compression. Three-dimensional design principles will be emphasized. (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 126  Ceramics: Basic Hand-Building Techniques
Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor 
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michael Corigliano
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Required supplies: The Gallaudet University Ceramics Program will provide all clay and glaze materials and some tools. Students must purchase their own pottery toolset and natural fiber paintbrushes. Students are also responsible for obtaining a sketchbook which will be used to plan out all projects and approved by the instructor before the project begins.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Ceramics: Advanced Hand-Building Techniques and Intro to Wheel (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 141-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 4:00pm-6:50pm TBD CLOSED

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A continuation of hand-building techniques used to construct more complex forms and an introduction to the potter's wheel. Students will critique their work based on principles of three-dimensional design. (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 227 Ceramics : Advanced Hand-Building Techniques and Intro to Wheel
Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and ART 126 and PST 140
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michael Corigliano
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Required supplies: The Gallaudet University Ceramics Program will provide all clay and glaze materials and some tools. Students must purchase their own pottery toolset and natural fiber paintbrushes. Students are also responsible for obtaining a sketchbook which will be used to plan out all projects and approved by the instructor before the project begins.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Design I (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 146-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 12:00pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course introduces students to the Macintosh computer system, digital camera basics, and Adobe software, including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Digital imaging, illustration, layout, and other digital art techniques will be introduced. This course is intended to prepare students for intermediate classes in graphic design, web design, photography, and digital art.  (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 160  Design I
Prerequisites: Permission required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Scott Carollo
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Design II (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 147-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 10:00am-11:20pm TBD CLOSED

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Students will develop increased proficiency in Illustrator and other software used in professional art and graphic design settings. Students will integrate drawings created both manually and on the computer to create finished illustrations ready for distribution in a range of media. Elements of typography, layout, and composition will also be discussed and explored. Projects involve the representation of varied texts as visually dynamic and clear communication vehicles. The course looks at the art of typography in both pre-electronic and electronic realms. Students analyze, edit, and configure copy for business, literary or informational purposes.  (Course fee: 45)
Cross-listings: ART 260  Design II
Prerequisites: Instructor permission and ART 160 or PST 156 required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Scott Carollo
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Digital Media I (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 141-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 2:00pm-4:50pm TBD CLOSED

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This course introduces the elements and principles of digital media in a variety of forms. Basic knowledge and skills using video camera equipment, digital editing applications such as Final Cut Pro and After Effects, script-writing and storyboarding are discussed within a framework of examples from the past and the present.  (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 135  Digital Media I
Prerequisites: Permission of the Instructor
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michelle McAuliffe
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Digital Media II (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 142-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH TBD CLOSED

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In this hands-on course, students will develop a range of advanced techniques in digital and electronic media art and film. Students will improve their editing skills obtained from introductory courses and focus on concept development and production techniques in the creation of digital video projects. This course also allows students to both develop and refine techniques they have used in earlier courses while experimenting with new emergent technologies relevant to their interests and the field. Digital media and film theory and history are integral to course content.  (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 224  Digital Media II
Prerequisites: ART 135 or PST 141 and Permission of the Instructor
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor:
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Fundamentals of Design in Art (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 145-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 F 9:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED

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An introduction to the language of art and design (space, line, shape, value, texture, and color) and the principle of composition for both two-dimensional and three-dimensional art. A series of hands-on projects will reinforce these concepts. Students are expected to take this course before taking major-level courses in Art. (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 150  Fundamentals of Design in Art
Prerequisites: Instructor permission required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Manuel Vazquez
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

History and Culture of Street Art and Graffiti (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 151-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 12:00pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course will start with the history of early street art and graffiti scene in New York City. With the ascending fame and recognition for street art and graffiti, students will explore the early writers and watch documentaries. Students will also experience hands-on studio practice and techniques with guest artist(s). Students will be introduced to the work of iconic artists such as Cool “Disco” Dan, Swoon, Barry McGee, Lady Pink, Invader, Shepard Fairey, Banksy, Anthony Lister, and more. (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 495   History and Culture of Street Art and Graffiti
Prerequisites: Instructor permission required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michelle McAuliffe
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Studies in Painting: Mural Art (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 152-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 2:00pm-3:20pm TBD CLOSED

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Studies in Painting is designed to provide an in-depth study of a specific area of the painting discipline. Each time the course is offered, the materials, tools, artistic concepts and techniques related to one medium will be identified by the instructor, e.g. oil, acrylic, knife painting, mural painting, watercolor, airbrushing. (Course fee: $45)
Cross-listings: ART 470  Studies in Painting: Mural Art
Prerequisites: Instructor permission required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Tracey Salaway
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Biology

Introduction to Human Biology and Lab (4 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 759-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/2020 T/TH 8:00am-9:20am TBD CLOSED
PST 759-02 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 9:30am-10:50am TBD CLOSED
PST 759-03 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 10:00am-11:20am TBD CLOSED
PST 759-L1 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 W 10:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED
PST 759-L2 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 11:00am-12:50pm TBD CLOSED
PST 759-L3 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 F 10:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED

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This course addresses human biology through the lens of evaluating scientific claims. Students will learn about select organ systems (reproductive, skeletal and muscular, immune and nervous systems) and about human genetics in a way that helps them make decisions relevant to their daily lives. The course focuses on developing skills that scientists use: basic experimental design, research methods, and scientific writing. It also teaches the language of biology and especially how to critique arguments related to human biology that we encounter in the media. Three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory per week.
Cross-listings: BIO 105 Introduction to Human Biology & Lab
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor is required, contact
Tuition: PST: $1184
Instructor: Adebowale Ogunjirin, Cara Gormally, Anna Robinson
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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BUSINESS

Business Computer Applications (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 436-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED
PST 436-02 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 9:30am-10:50am TBD CLOSED

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This course focuses on computer applications that are used widely in business. The course emphasizes the use of spreadsheets and database applications. Through hands-on Raining and lectures, students will learn to create professional-looking spreadsheet documents and personal database management systems.
Cross-listings: BUS 181  Business Computer Applications
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructors: Qi Wang (PST 436-01) and Julie Longston (PST 436-02)
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Business Ethics (3 credits

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 453-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/2020 TBD 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course introduces students to the normative theories of moral philosophy and how they apply to the business world. It covers a spectrum of topics in the subjects of conflict of interest, corporate ethics and climate, discrimination, ethical climate, ethical decision-making, ethical issues, and ethical standards. Students will use case studies and current events to critically analyze common ethical issues in the business environment and recommend appropriate courses of action.
Cross-listings: BUS 341  Business Ethics
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: TBD
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Business Finance (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 451-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 2:00pm-3:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course examines the basic principles of financial management and provides opportunities to develop basic quantitative, research, and critical analytical skills that are useful to a financial manager. Topics include financial managerial functions and responsibilities, risk/return trade-off, ethics and social responsibility, taxation issues, financial institutions, and economic environment, interest rate analysis, financial statement analysis, time value of money, and valuation techniques.
Cross-listings: BUS 351-01 Business Finance
Prerequisite: Permission of the department; contact fouad.moussa@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Fouad Moussa
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Business Law I (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 454-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 8:00am-9:20am TBD CLOSED

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Business Law I introduces students to the American business legal environment and covers basic concepts in contracts, the uniform commercial code, corporations and partnerships, agency, intellectual property, employment, antitrust, consumer protection, security regulation, environmental and international law, and business ethics and social responsibility.
Cross-listings: BUS 371-01  Business Law I
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact michael.stein@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michael Stein
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Business Law II (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 455-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/2020 M/W 10:00am-11:20am TBD CLOSED

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This course introduces students to the American business legal environment and covers basic concepts in legal reasoning, agency, employment law, corporations and partnerships, bankruptcy, antitrust, consumer law, environmental law, sales, and the Uniform Commercial Code, various forms of property law (cyber, intellectual, real and personal), and wills and trusts.
Cross-listings: BUS 372-01  Business Law II
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact michael.stein@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michael Stein
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Financial Accounting I (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 471-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course introduces students to basic financial accounting theory and practice. It teaches students the knowledge and tools to identify and record business activities and to prepare and interpret financial statements and reports in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Students will learn how accounting methods affect the evaluation of business results and the quality of business decisions.
Cross-listings: ACC 201   Financial Accounting I
Prerequisite: Permission of the department; contact yauheni.koraneu@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Yauheni Koraneu
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Financial Accounting II (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 472-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 8:00am-9:20am TBD CLOSED

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As the second part of the introduction to Financial Accounting, this course provides detailed coverage of long-term liabilities, long-lived assets, stockholder's equity, investments, cash flows, and financial statement analysis. Special topics such as payroll accounting, accounting for partnership, and other related topics are also covered.
Cross-listings: ACC 202  Financial Accounting II
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor; contact yauheni.koraneu@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Yauheni Koraneu
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Introduction to Business (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 435-02 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course surveys the fundamentals of business administration, including management, organizational behavior, marketing, economics, statistics, management information systems, accounting, finance, entrepreneurship, international business, and ethics & social responsibility. It is intended both for students who seek a one-time exposure to the business as well as those planning to major in a Department of Business program.
Cross-listings: BUS 101 Introduction to Business
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact michael.janger@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Michael Janger
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Investments (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 457-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED

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An introduction to basic financial accounting theory and practice. This course provides students with the ability to understand business activities and the decisions that managers make by studying the accounting methods used in preparing financial reports. A user approach is emphasized so that students will learn to interpret financial reports in an accurate and relevant away by focusing on how accounting methods affect the evaluation of business results and the quality of business decisions that have been made.
Cross-listings: BUS 253-01   Investments
Prerequisite: Permission of the department; contact fouad.moussa@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Fouad Moussa
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Managerial Accounting (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 473-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 8:00am-9:20am TBD CLOSED

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Management (or Managerial) Accounting comprises financial and nonfinancial information intended to meet internal users' needs. It involves the development and interpretation of accounting information intended to assist management in the operation of the business. Topics include financial statement analysis and the use of accounting information for planning and control, performance evaluation, and decision-making. The course will cover cost behavior, job order costing, process costing, cost-volume-profit relationship, relevant costing/benefits, budgeting, activity-based costing, cash flow, and financial statement analysis.  Computer lab is required.
Cross-listings: ACC 203  Managerial Accounting
Prerequisite: ACC 201 or PST 471 and permission of the instructor; contact makur.aciek@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Makur Aciek
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Management Information Systems (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Times Room Status
PST 459-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 2:00pm-3:20pm TBD CLOSED

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An introduction to data and information processing concepts and systems viewed from a contemporary management perspective. The course and the lab provide the conceptual foundations in understanding technologies, such as computer hardware and software, the Internet, networking, security, enterprise computing, e-commerce, database management, and how information systems support business functions.
Cross-listings: BUS 381  Management Information Systems
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor; contact qi.wang@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Qi Wang
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Communication Studies

Business and Professional Communication (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 561-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 11:00am-12:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course prepares students to be effective communicators in the workplace and includes interviewing, professional presentations at staff meetings, business writing, and interaction with a variety of professionals.
Cross-listings: COM 340  Business and Professional Communication
Prerequisite: COM 150, COM 280, and COM 290 or permission of the department; contact amy.stevens@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Amy Stevens
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Communication Accessibility (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 177-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 9:30am-10:50am TBD CLOSED

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This course involves a critical study of the development, scope, influence, and theories of mass communication in America.
Cross-listings: COM 390  Communication Accessibility
Prerequisite: COM 150 or permission of the instructor; contact christian.vogler@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Christian Vogler
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Introduction to Mass Communication (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 562-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 2:00pm-3:20pm TBD CLOSED

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This course involves a critical study of the development, scope, influence, and theories of mass communication in America.
Cross-listings: COM 350  Introduction to Mass Communication
Prerequisite: COM 150, COM 280, and COM 290 or permission of the instructor; contact amy.stevens@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Amy Stevens
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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English

Business and Technical Writing (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 555-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 12:30pm-1:50pm TBD CLOSED

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Study and intensive practice of professional writing skills and genres, such as resumes, letters of application, emails, memos, proposals, short and long reports, and manuals. Designed for students in English Department programs.
Cross-listings: ENG 380  Business and Technical Writing
Prerequisite: ENG 250 or permission of the instructor; contact rhea.morgenstern@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Rhea Morgenstern
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Foreign Language

Basic French I (4 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 111-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 10:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED

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This course is the first part of a two-semester course sequence. This course combines an intensive study of the principles of grammar and usage of the language with exposure to various aspects of Francophone [French-speaking] culture(s), including the cultures of Deaf communities abroad. The course focuses on basic vocabulary building, reading, translation, and composition. A contrastive grammar approach will be incorporated, drawing upon elements of English and ASL, and French signs (LSF), as appropriate. When offered face to face, the course has four hours of classroom instruction plus an additional, required weekly hour in the department's Learning Laboratory. When offered on-line or as a hybrid, the lab hour is part of the on-line component.
Cross-listings: FRE 111   Basic French I
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact gregoire.youbara@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $1184
Instructor: Gregoire Youbara
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Basic French II (4 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 112-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 10:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED

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This is the second part of a two-semester course sequence. This course builds on the basic communicative skills developed in French 111. It combines an intensive study of the principles of grammar and usage of the language, vocabulary building, reading, composition, and translation at the novice-mid/novice-high level. A contrastive grammar approach will be incorporated, drawing upon elements of English and ASL and LSF, as appropriate. Students will also be exposed to aspects of the target culture(s), including information on Deaf communities abroad. When offered face to face, the course has four hours of classroom instruction plus an additional, required weekly hour in the department's Learning Laboratory. When offered on-line or as a hybrid, the lab hour is part of the on-line component. 

Cross-listings: FRE 112   Basic French II
Prerequisite: PST 111
Tuition: PST: $1184
Instructor: Gregoire Youbara
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Government

American Constitutional Law: Powers and Checks(3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 112-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T 5:00pm-7:50pm TBD CLOSED

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This course is an in-depth examination of the powers of government under the Constitution.  A primary focus is upon Articles I through VII and topics such as judicial, legislative and executive powers; federalism; regulation of commerce and property rights; war powers.
Cross-listings: GOV 351   American Constitutional Law: Powers
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor; contact karen.terhune@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Karen Terhune
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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History

History of the American Deaf People (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 259-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W/F 11:00am-11:50am TBD CLOSED

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An examination of the people and the historical processes that brought together deaf individuals to form a cohesive community in the United States.
Cross-listings: HIS 331   History of the American Deaf People
Prerequisite:  HIS 112; or permission of the instructor; contact william.ennis@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: William Ennis
RID CMP: Gallaudet University is an approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. This Professional Studies program is offered for 4.5 CEUs at the introductory content knowledge level. Please click here for the  Academic Coursework Activity Report Form.
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Interpretation Education

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Disaster Risk Reduction & Emergency Preparedness (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 603-UG01 TBD T 4:00pm-6:50pm TBD CLOSED
PST 603-G01 TBD T 4:00pm-6:50pm TBD CLOSED

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Global Climate Change-related disasters are becoming more frequent and more severe, demanding specialists prepared to engage research, training, and leadership across a range of fields and service sectors. Taught by faculty from six university departments and programs, together with personnel from the US Federal Emergency Management Agency, this course introduces students to climate change science, key concepts, and activities involved in disaster management and emergency preparedness, and engages students in practical skill-building applications to gain experience toward four career-track areas: 1) Emergency First Responders; 2) Signed-Spoken language interpretation/translation in Disaster/Emergency settings; 3) Climate change and public health surveillance 4) Language and communication needs-assessment for deaf and disability advocacy and leadership in disaster crisis management and preparation. Each department/program will teach 2-3 course sessions, with a culminating project presentation for the campus community, FEMA, and other external partnering organizations.
Cross-listings: IDP 595  Interdisciplinary Approaches to Disaster Risk Reduction & Emergency Preparedness
Prerequisite: None
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Audrey Cooper
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Linguistics

Iconicity and Depiction (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 376-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TBD TBD TBD CLOSED

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In this course, students are introduced to a descriptive framework with which to identify and analyze iconicity and depiction in ASL and other signed languages. The first part of the course focuses on depiction typology, covering role-shifting, constructed action and dialogue, classifier constructions/depicting verbs, aspectual constructions, metaphorical depictions, and other imagistic uses of space. In the second part of the course, we examine depiction in artistic and academic settings as well as in everyday conversations and narratives.
Cross-listings: LIN 537   Iconicity and Depiction
Prerequisite:
LIN 101, graduate student status, or permission of the instructor; contact paul.dudis@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Paul Dudis
RID CMP: Gallaudet University is an approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. This Professional Studies program is offered for 4.5 CEUs at the introductory content knowledge level. Please click here for the  Academic Coursework Activity Report Form.
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Physical Education and Recreation

Wellness (3 credits)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 226-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 12:30pm-1:50pm TBD CLOSED
PST 226-02 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 10:00am-11:20am TBD CLOSED
PST 226-03 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/F 12:00pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

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The course includes a study of quality of life components to assist students in realizing their maximal personal potential and taking responsibility for maintaining and improving that quality of life through their life span. The course emphasizes both the acquisition of knowledge involving emotional, mental and other considerations and the practical application through participation in a program of planned physical activity and development of a healthy lifestyle.
Cross-listings: PER 110 Wellness
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor is required
Tuition: PST: $888
Instructor: Ryan Barlongo and Keith Sanfacon
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Sports Activities: Ultimate Frisbee (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 267-01D 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 TH 12:00pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

Sports Activities: Jogging/Running (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 267-02J 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/F 10:00am-10:50am TBD CLOSED

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Activities offered include team sports and individual sports. Not more than six hours of credit in physical education activities may be counted toward the requirements for a bachelor's degree.
Cross-listings: PER 221 Sports Activities
Instructors: Michael Brecheen (PST 267-01D); Keith Sanfacon (PST 267-01J)
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Outdoor Activities: Advanced Discovery (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 268-01B 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 9:30am-10:50am TBD CLOSED

Outdoor Activities: Wilderness First Aid (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 268-02W 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 2:00pm-2:50pm TBD CLOSED

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Classes offered focus on outdoor recreational activities. Not more than six hours of credit in physical education activities may be counted toward the requirements for a bachelor's degree.
Cross-listings: PER 222 Outdoor Activities
Instructors: Sarah Doleac (PST 268-01B); Curtis Clemens (PST 268-02W)
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Physical Fitness Activities: Weightlifting (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 269-01M 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 12:30pm-1:20pm TBD CLOSED

Physical Fitness Activities: Basic Physical Fitness (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 269-02P 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 T/TH 2:30pm-3:20pm TBD CLOSED

Physical Fitness Activities: Yoga (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 269-03Y 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 2:00pm-2:50pm TBD CLOSED

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Activities offered focus on physical activity and/or fitness activities. Not more than six hours of credit in physical education activities may be counted toward the requirements for a bachelor's degree.
Cross-listings: PER 224 Physical Fitness Activities
Instructors: Ryan Barlongo (PST 269-01M); Stephon Healey (PST 269-02P); YooJung Rhee (PST 269-03Y)
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

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Praxis Core Preparation

Praxis I Test Preparation: Math (1 credit )

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 751-01 4/3/20, 
4/10/20,
4/17/20,
4/24/20
F 12:00pm-3:00pm TBD CLOSED

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The class provides participants with the opportunity for skill improvement, strengthening of test-taking strategies, and sample test practice for the mathematics section of the Praxis 1: Pre-Professional Skills Assessments (PPST). Topics include problem-solving, key concepts in mathematics, and the ability to reason in a quantitative way. Praxis practice tests provided.
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor; contact michelle.burke@gallaudet.edu with a copy to ccoe@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: $296 plus a $35 application fee for external applicants (Tuition is waived for full-time Gallaudet students only. Students are required to pay a $35 application fee at the time you submit an application.)
Instructor: Michelle Burke
Course Materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration.

Praxis I Test Preparation: Reading (1 credit) and Praxis 1 Preparation: Writing (1 credit) are being offered online. Register at Praxis Test Preparation.

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Theater

Computer-Aided Drafting (1 credit)

Course Dates Days Time Room Status
PST 458-01 1/21/20 - 5/4/20 M/W 4:00pm-5:20pm CLOSED

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Basic concepts and techniques of 2D and 3D computer-aided drafting, design, and rendering. Covers language and commands common to most CAD packages with a focus on drafting basics for all types of professions including architecture, construction, event design, and theatrical (both scenic and lighting) design. A laptop with educational Vectorworks installed is required.
Cross-listings: THE 495 Computer-Aided Drafting
Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor, contact annie.wiegand@gallaudet.edu
Tuition: PST: $296
Instructor: Annie Wiegand
Course materials: Purchase textbook(s) at eCampus.
Note: Payment must be received to finalize your course registration

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