Courses for School of Liberal Arts Majors

 

 

School of Liberal Arts  - Possible Courses for Freshman for Fall
 
First Year Seminar FYSM 100  There are 17 different topics and you get to choose your top five – in order of preference. We will make every effort to put you in one of your five choices.
 
Core Disciplinary English CDE
ENGL 011 Literary Perspectives                       
ENGL 090  Freshman Honors Great Books - (permission needed by 
daly@siena.edu)
 
Core Disciplinary History CDH
HIST 101  Shaping of the Contemporary World 
HIST 190  Honors World History         - (permission needed by 
daly@siena.edu)

Core Disciplinary Philosophy  CDP

PHIL 101   Philosophy and the Human Being     
PHIL 103   Reason and Argument 
PHIL 101   Honors - Philosophy and the Human Being (permission needed by 
daly@siena.edu)
 
Core Disciplinary Religious Studies CDR 
RELG 121 Intro to Biblical Studies                   
RELG 141 Intro to Religious Thought             
RELG101  Religion in Western Culture             
RELG 181 Experiences of the Sacred                
RELG 141 Honors - Religious Thought (permission needed by 
daly@siena.eduCore 
 
Core Disciplinary Creative Arts CDA
CREA 101 Introduction to Creative Arts 
CREA 102 Introduction to Visual Arts 
CREA 103 Introduction to Music  
CREA 104 Introduction to Theatre
CREA 231 Art to the 15th Century 
CREA 219 Acting I  
CREA 200 Drawing 
CREA 112 Basic Design I 
CREA 135  Voice and Movement 
 
Core Disciplinary Social Science   CDS
EDUC 210 Issues in Contemporary American Education
POSC 100 Contemporary U.S. Politics 
PSYC 100 General Psychology 
SWRK 100 Introduction Social Welfare and Social Work 
SOCI 101 General Sociology 
SOCI 120 Global Social Problems 
SOCI 130 The Family
ECON 101  Micro Economics  
ECON 101  Honors - Micro Economics (permission needed by 
daly@siena.edu)   
ECON 102 Macro Economics  (For students with college credit in Micro Economics from HS)
 
Core Disciplinary Quantitative Analysis (Math) CDQ

MATH 020  History of Math
MATH 010  Finite Mathematics 
 
Core Disciplinary Natural Science CDN
CHEM 010 Chemistry in the New 
ENVA 100 Environmental Science 
BIOL 025 Human Biology  

 
CREA 258 Diversity in American Theatre
GERM 026 Twentieth Century German Cinema (Taught in English)
GERM 027 U.S. and German Media (Taught in English) 
POSC 140 Comparative Politics 
 
CLSS 105 The Greeks
CLSS 220  Greek Literature in Translation 
FINC 025 Personal Finance (not open to business students
CLSS 210 Women in Antiquity 
CLSS 320 Greek Tragedy 
POSC World Politics 

Core Franciscan Concern Natural World 

ENVA 025  Biological Diversity 
PHYS 010  Astronomy 
PHYS 010  Physics of Music 
PHYS 010  Introduction to Nanoscience 
 
 
Language Electives 

ARAB 101 Arabic I  
ARAB 101 Arabic Fundamentals of Arabic 
Chinese 101 Fundamentals of Chinese I 
Chinese 201 Intermediate Chinese I 
FREN 101 Fundamentals of French I      
FREN 102 Fundamentals of French II                          
FREN 201 Intermediate French I                                                    
FREN 301 French Conversation I                                                   
GERM 101 Fundamentals of German I                                           
GREK 101  Elementary Greek I
ITAL101 Fundamentals of Italian I                                                 
ITAL 201 Intermediate Italian I                                                       
ITAL 301 Communication in Italian  I
LATN 101 Elementary College Latin I                                                                                                   
RUSS 101 Fundamentals of Russian I                                                
RUSS 201 Intermediate Russian I 
SPAN 101 Fundamentals of Spanish I                                              
SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 301 Communication in Spanish I 
SPAN 301 Communication in Spanish I
 
Additional Electives (Chances are that you have to take several electives to graduate)
ADTV 250 Communication for Non-Native English Speakers (where appropriate)
CREA 108  Intro to Broadcast Journalism
CREA 117 Communications Law and Ethics
CREA 213  Basics of Singing
CREA 280  Documentary Filmmaking
CREA 111  Proseminar in Creative Arts  (Creative Arts Majors only)
CREA 120 Chorus
CREA 173 Modern Dance I  
CREA 210 Orchestra 
CREA 297 Color and the Impressionists 
CREA 242 Music from the 17th Century
CREA 165  Music Theory I
SOCI 190 Crime and Justice 
WRIT 100  Introduction to Writing