Courses

Below you will find the current course offerings listed by semester and then alphabetically by department. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at or 617-521-2111.

Summer 2019 Course Schedule - Updated Hourly

Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 10/21/2019 11:20AM

Behavior Analysis

BEHV 415 - Introduction to Single Subject Research Designs

Introduces graduate students to the fundamentals of behavior-analytic research and measurement methods. Covers the theoretical foundations of empirical research, as well as the practical issues in conducting experimental research. The majority of the course is devoted to methods related to single-case research (i.e., data collection, logic, and experimental designs).

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
BL 05/21/2019 -
08/20/2019
Tuesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
MCB
W205
Philip N. Chase Open 14 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 424 - Introduction to Behavior Analysis

Reviews the definition and characteristics of applied behavior analysis. Teaches the fundamental principles of behavior that provide the framework for instructional programming.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/20/2019 -
08/19/2019
Monday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
MCB
W205
Russell W. Maguire Open 14 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 430 - Legal and Ethical Issues

Reviews legal and ethical responsibilities to learners with special needs and their families, focusing on ethical considerations such as the learner's dignity. familiarizes students with the legal and regulatory requirements of the state or agency providing services.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/21/2019 -
08/20/2019
Tuesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
MCB
W206
Ronald Allen Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 434 - Methods for Changing Behavior II

Teaches instructional design and evidence-based educational practices in behavior analysis.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/23/2019 -
08/22/2019
Thursday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
MCB
W205
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 445 - Advanced Topic Applied Behavior Analysis

Reviews issues regarding the selection of behavior change procedures, functional analysis, verbal behavior, establishing operations and classroom management.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
19 05/22/2019 -
08/21/2019
Wednesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Ronald Allen Open 18 No 4.00 RCS Learning Center

BEHV 461 - Mentoring Supervision I

This course is an experimental learning opportunity that provides students with access to guided application of skills and knowledge in an applied setting. It fulfills the requirements of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board for completion of a supervised fieldwork under the category of Supervised Independent fieldwork.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/23/2019 -
08/22/2019
Thursday

07:00PM-
08:30PM
PCB
P410
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 16 Yes 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 462 - Mentoring Supervision II

This course is an experimental learning opportunity that provides students with access to guided application of skills and knowledge in an applied setting. It fulfills the requirements of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board for completion of a supervised fieldwork under the category of Supervised Independent fieldwork.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/23/2019 -
08/22/2019
Thursday

04:30PM-
06:00PM
PCB
P410
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 16 Yes 4.00 Main Campus
02 05/23/2019 -
08/22/2019
Thursday

07:30PM-
09:00PM
PCB
P308
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 17 Yes 4.00 Main Campus
19 05/18/2019 -
08/23/2019
N/A N/A N/A Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 20 Yes 4.00 RCS Learning Center

BEHV 465B - Seminar: Skinner's Verbal Behavior

This course will be comprised of lectures on directed readings in the field of applied behavior analysis. this class focuses on the study of skinner's Verbal Behavior and student connections to the extant literature. the literature selection for presentation in the respective classes will be taken from A Collection of reprints on Verbal Behavior.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/22/2019 -
08/21/2019
Wednesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
MCB
W206
Kylan S. Turner Open 6 No 4.00 Main Campus

Biology

BIOL 221 - Microbiology

Introduces the biology of microorganisms: bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Stresses control of microbial populations, systematic study, and use of quantitative methods. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/21/2019 -
06/27/2019
Tuesday, Thursday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S251B
Ali Ahrabi Open 8 No 4.00 Main Campus

BIOL 221L - Microbiology Lab

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/22/2019 -
06/26/2019
Wednesday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S224
Ali Ahrabi Open 9 No 0.00 Main Campus

BIOL 231 - Anatomy and Physiology I

Presents an integrated approach to the fundamental facts and concepts of human anatomy and physiology. Examines the constituents of the human body through investigation of tissue types and histology, with further emphasis on skeletal, muscular, and nervous systems, and endocrine control. Laboratory includes histology, gross anatomy, dissection, and physiological experiments.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/20/2019 -
06/26/2019
Monday, Wednesday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S251B
William D. Todd Open 5 No 4.00 Main Campus

BIOL 231L - Anatomy and Physiology I Lab

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/21/2019 -
06/25/2019
Tuesday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S227
Jyl Richards Open 5 No 0.00 Main Campus

BIOL 232 - Anatomy and Physiology II

Introduces structural relationships and functional integration of major systems of the human body, with emphasis on cardiovascular, lymphatic, immunological, respiratory, digestive, metabolism, renal, reproductive, and homeostatic systems. Laboratory includes histology, gross anatomy, dissection, and physiological experiments.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 07/08/2019 -
08/14/2019
Monday, Wednesday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S251B
Jyl Richards Open 16 No 4.00 Main Campus

BIOL 232L - Anatomy and Physiology II Lab

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 07/09/2019 -
08/13/2019
Tuesday

05:00PM-
09:00PM
SCB
S223
Jyl Richards Open 5 No 0.00 Main Campus
02 07/09/2019 -
08/13/2019
Tuesday

01:00PM-
05:00PM
N/A
Jyl Richards Open 11 No 0.00 Main Campus

BIOL 350 - Independent Laboratory Research

Consent of department required. Usually taken for two semesters(eight semester hours) but may be elected for one semester (eight semester hours) at the discretion of the faculty sponsor. Arrangements for satisfying this independent learning requirement should be made with the student's advisor or BIOL-350 coordinator before the end of the junior year.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/20/2019 -
08/30/2019
N/A N/A N/A Jane Lopilato Clsd 0 Yes 0.00 Main Campus

BIOL 370 - Internship

Consent of department required. Provides a supervised professional experience off campus. Potential sites include clinical settings, government agencies, conservation groups, and zoos. Placement is the student's responsibility,with the support of the Career Education Center and the approval of the department. Arrangements for satisfying this independent learning requirement should be made with the student's advisor or BIOL 370 coordinator before the end of the junior year.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/20/2019 -
08/30/2019
N/A N/A N/A Jane Lopilato Clsd 0 Yes 0.00 Main Campus
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