Courses for School of Science Students

 

School of Science - 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.

 


Major and Auxiliary Courses – (The auxiliary courses listed also count as Core CDN or CDQ courses)

 

BIOL 110    General Biology I  - with Lab  (BIOL and CHEM majors  are pre-registered)

CHEM 110  General Chemistry I - with Lab   (CHEM majors are pre-registered)


ENVA 100  Environmental Science - with Lab (ENVA majors are pre-registered)

PHYS 110  General Physics IA - with Lab  (PHYS majors are pre-registered)

CSIS 110 Intro to Computer Science with Lab   (CSIS majors seeking a broad intro to Computer Science)

CSIS 120 Intro to Programming with Lab (CSIS majors with programming experience)

CSIS 210 – Data Structures  (CSIS majors who scored a 4 or 5 on the AP Computer Science test)

MATH 110 Calculus I - with Lab   (CHEM, BIOL, PHYS, MATH are pre-registered)

MATH 120 Calculus II - with Lab (Check this one if you have CALC I college credits and wish to take it) 

Math 050  Pre-Calculus - ( Note that this is not a Core course) See “Deciding which Math course to take” for additional information

 

Additionally, some of you will take one or two courses from the following courses. Select all that you are interested in


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  Freshman Honors 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 101 Honors - Religion in Western Culture (permission needed by
daly@siena.eduCore

 

Core Disciplinary Creative Arts CDA

CREA 102 Introduction to Visual Arts
CREA 103 Introduction to Music 
CREA 104 Introduction to Theatre
CREA 231 Art to the 15th Century 

CREA 232 Art From the 15th Century
 

Core Disciplinary Social Science   CDS
EDUC 210 Issues in Contemporary American Education
POSC 100 Contemporary U.S. Politics 
POSC 205 State and Local Government
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)


 
GERM 026 Twentieth Century German Cinema (Taught in English)
CLSS 105 The Greeks
FINC 025 Personal Finance (not open to business students
POSC 130 Political Theory
BLAW 200 Legal Environment of Ethics


Language Electives

ARAB 101 Arabic I  


ATDV 250 Chinese 1

 

FREN 101 Fundamentals of French I                                  
FREN 201 Intermediate French I                                                    
FREN 301 French Conversation I                                                   

GERM 101 Fundamentals of German I                                           
                                                
GREK 101  Elemenatary Greek I


ITAL101 Fundamentals of Italian I                                                 
ITAL 201 Intermediate Italian I                                                       
ITAL 301 Communication in Italian  I

LATN 101 Elementary College Latin I                                            
LATN 201 Intermediate 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)


BIOL 110    General Biology I  - with Lab 
CHEM 025 Concepts of Environmental Chemistry  
CREA 108  Intro to Broadcast Journalism
CREA 213  Basics of Singing
CREA 280  Documentary Filmmaking
CREA 111  Proseminar in Creative Arts  (Creative Arts Majors only)

CREA 120 Chorus 
CREA 210 Orchestra 
CREA 297 Graphic Design
CREA 135 Voice and Movement
CREA 219 Acting I 
CREA 242 Music from the 17th Century
CREA 165  Music Theory I
CREA 117 Communications Law and Ethics
CREA 221 Acting for the Camera
CREA 258 American Theatre
FREN 027  French Cinema  (Taught in English)
GERM 026  20th Century German Cinema  (Taught in English)
GERM 025  20th Century  German Literature in Translation
SOCI 160  Environment and Society
SOCI 190  Crime and Justice
WRIT 100  Introduction to Writing 
POSC 140 Comparative Politics
ATDV 250 Communication for Non-Native English Speakers (where appropriate)


 

A complete view of the tytpical first year courses for each major