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 2020 Course Schedule - Updated Hourly

Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 10/19/2020 01:21PM

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
OL3 05/20/2020 -
08/19/2020
Wednesday

07:00PM-
09:10PM
N/A
Margaret Pavone Open 3 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 426 - Behavioral Assessment

Focuses on the identification of functional relationships and the evaluation of interventions from information gained through behavioral assessment. Teaches how to conduct descriptive analyses and how to systematically manipulate variables to demonstrate functional relationships between the educational environment and behavior.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/18/2020 -
08/17/2020
Monday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Simone Vilas Boas Palmer Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus
19 05/21/2020 -
08/20/2020
Thursday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Simone Vilas Boas Palmer Open 9 No 4.00 RCS Learning Center
19MC 05/21/2020 -
08/20/2020
Thursday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Simone Vilas Boas Palmer Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 427 - Methods for Changing Behavior I

Explores strategies to establish, strengthen, and weaken target behaviors. Emphasizes the generalization and maintenance of established behavioral repertoires.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/19/2020 -
08/18/2020
Tuesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Kathryn Marie Sapp Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus
19 05/20/2020 -
08/19/2020
Wednesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Kathryn Marie Sapp Open 9 No 4.00 RCS Learning Center
19MC 05/20/2020 -
08/19/2020
Wednesday

06:00PM-
09:30PM
N/A
Kathryn Marie Sapp 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
OL3 05/20/2020 -
08/19/2020
Wednesday

06:00PM-
08:10PM
N/A
Ronald Allen Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus

BEHV 450 - Supervised Fieldwork Orientation

BEHV-450 consists of self-paced learning modules completed online through the Moodle course page. There will be a 2-hour required meeting held toward the end of the semester. More information will be provided by the instructor.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/18/2020 -
08/17/2020
Monday

06:00PM-
08:00PM
N/A
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 49 No 0.00 Main Campus

BEHV 460 - Mentoring Orientation

This course orients the students to the 5-course sequence of mentoring and supervision. These courses are experimental learning opportunies 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. BEHV-460 consists of self-paced learning modules completed online through the Moodle course page. There will be a 2-hour required meeting held toward the end of the semester. More information will be provided by the instructor.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 05/20/2020 -
08/19/2020
Wednesday

06:00PM-
08:00PM
N/A
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 4 No 0.00 Main Campus

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
03 05/21/2020 -
08/20/2020
Thursday

05:45PM-
07:15PM
N/A
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 15 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 05/21/2020 -
08/20/2020
Thursday

04:00PM-
05:30PM
N/A
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 20 Yes 4.00 Main Campus
02 05/21/2020 -
08/20/2020
Thursday

05:45PM-
07:15PM
N/A
Gretchen Allison Dittrich Open 20 Yes 4.00 Main Campus

Behavioral Analysis Online

BEHVO 466 - Autism Spectrum Disorders

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL2 05/18/2020 -
08/17/2020
Monday

06:00PM-
07:45PM
N/A
Kathryn Marie Sapp Wcls 0 Yes 3.00 Behavior Analysis Online

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 05/19/2020 -
06/25/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Ali Ahrabi Open 9 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 05/20/2020 -
06/24/2020
Wednesday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
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 05/18/2020 -
06/24/2020
Monday, Wednesday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Daniel Kroeger Open 8 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 05/19/2020 -
06/23/2020
Tuesday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Jyl Richards Open 8 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 07/06/2020 -
08/12/2020
Monday, Wednesday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Jyl Richards Open 3 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 07/07/2020 -
08/11/2020
Tuesday

05:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Jyl Richards Open 3 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 05/16/2020 -
08/21/2020
N/A N/A N/A Jane Lopilato Open 29 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 05/16/2020 -
08/21/2020
N/A N/A N/A Jane Lopilato Open 28 Yes 0.00 Main Campus

Business

BUS 349 - Advancing Your Career

This course offers students the opportunity to gain work experience in a for-profit or not-for-profit organization. A student negotiates the exact tasks and organization with the designated faculty. Consent of instructor required.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL 05/16/2020 -
08/21/2020
N/A N/A N/A Erin Macgeorge DeCurtis Open 23 Yes 1.00 Main Campus

BUS 370 - Internship & Career Management

Provides supervised work experience for majors/minors. Requires approximately 20 hours of work per week in a profit or nonprofit organization in a position related to a student's major and career goals, along with participation in class on career management and development of a comprehensive career e-portfolio. Consent of instructor and BSBA major or minor required.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL 05/16/2020 -
08/21/2020
N/A N/A N/A Erin Macgeorge DeCurtis Open 25 Yes 8.00 Main Campus

BUS 380 - Field Experience

Offers individual field experience similar to an internship. Requires a minimum of eight to 10 hours of work per week in a for-profit or not-for profit organization. Requires completion of significant written work, which may include research, analysis or portfolio development. Arranged with a supervising faculty member from the Program. Consent of instructor required.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL 05/16/2020 -
08/21/2020
N/A N/A N/A Erin Macgeorge DeCurtis Open 25 Yes 4.00 Main Campus
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