University Requirements

In the course lists throughout this catalog, courses meeting University Requirements are designated with *.

Experiential Learning (EXP Designation)

An internship, research, student-teaching, clinical experience, or research experience is required. Most students meet this requirement through the internship in their majors. (Note: Please see the policy on internship registration requirements and deadlines under Internship Registration.)

The following courses are designated EXP:

AA 400Internship *

3

AA 433Research *

1-6

BIO 400Internship *

3-6

BIO 433Research *

1-6

CHM 433Research *

1-6

CJ 400Internship *

6

CJ 433Research *

1-6

ECO 433Research *

1-6

ECO 490Internship *

3-6

ED 433Research *

1-6

ED 460Student Teaching *

6

ED 460EStudent Teaching: PK-6 *

6

ED 460SStudent Teaching: Secondary Level *

6

EN 400Internship *

3

EN 433Research *

1-6

CMD 400Internship *

3

CMD 433Research *

1-6

FA 400Internship *

3-6

FA 433Research *

1-6

GSP 433Research *

1-6

HPR 400Senior Internship *

3

HPR 433Research *

1-6

HI 400Internship *

3

ID 400Internship *

3-6

IT 400Internship *

6

IT 433IT Research *

1

LS 400Liberal Studies Internship *

3-6

MA 400Internship *

3-6

MA 433Research *

1-6

MGT 433Research *

1-6

MGT 490Internship *

3

NU 433Research *

1-6

NU 490Nursing Internship *

3

PH 400Internship *

3-6

POL 400Internship *

3

PSY 400Internship *

6

PSY 405General Psychology Laboratory Instructor Practicum *

6

PSY 433Research *

1-6

SOC 400Internship *

3

SOC 433Research *

1-6

SOC 497Community Engagement Experience *

3

TRS 400Internship *

3

Global Perspective (GP Designation)

One designated course, study abroad, or foreign language course is required.

The following courses are designated GP:

AA 405Fashion in the Global Marketplace *

3

ECO 350Economics of Poverty *

3

ECO 485International Economics *

3

EN 204World Literature: Romanticism through Post Modernism *

3

FA 110Cross-Cultural Visual Thinking *

3

FIN 485International Finance *

3

FR 101Introductory French I *

3

FR 102Introductory French II *

3

GER 101Introductory German I *

3

GER 102Introductory German II *

3

HPR 240Principles of Epidemiology *

3

HPR 308Global Health and Culture *

3

IT 110Information Technology in the Global Age *

3

MGT 385International Business *

3

MGT 485International Management *

3

MKT 485International Marketing *

3

POL 102International Relations *

3

POL 103Comparative Politics *

3

POL 355Global Security *

3

POL 360Global Political Economy *

3

POL 380Politics of Latin America *

3

POL 381Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa *

3

POL 382Politics of Western Europe *

3

POL 385Politics of South Asia *

3

POL 386Politics of East Asia *

3

POL 388Politics of North America *

3

PSY 230Abnormal Psychology *

3

PSY 325Cultural Psychology *

3

SOC 131Principles of Sociology *

3

SOC 203The Global Village *

3

SOC 261Through the Sociological Lens I *

3

SOC 361Through the Sociological Lens II *

3

SOC 365Gender Inequality in Global Perspective *

3

SOC 375Topics in Human Rights *

3

SOC 385Global Inequality and Community Development *

3

SP 101Introductory Spanish I *

3

SP 102Introductory Spanish II *

3

TRS 201Understanding Religion *

3

TRS 202Religions of the World *

3

TRS 325Religious Approaches to Death *

3

TRS 340Judaism in Thought and Practice *

3

TRS 345Buddhist Traditions *

3

Inquiry Learning (DSINQ Designation)

Four designated inquiry-guided learning courses are required. At least three courses in the major are designated as inquiry-guided learning. In addition, DSC 101 DISCOVER First-Year Seminar and DSC 201 Transfer Student Experience are inquiry courses.

The following courses are designated DSINQ and one is required by all majors/programs:

DSC 101DISCOVER First-Year Seminar *

3

OR

DSC 201Transfer Student Experience Seminar *

1

Art

FA 213Painting *

3

FA 395Advanced 2D Studio *

3

FA 396Advanced Ceramics and 3D Studio *

3

FA 422Senior Project *

3-6

Biology

BIO 151LGeneral Biology I Lab *

1

BIO 300Writing for Science *

3

BIO 410Seminar *

2

Business Administration

MGT 451Strategic Management *

3

MGT 489Senior Business Seminar *

3

MSC 300Business Statistics *

3

Communication

CMD 209Contemporary Journalism *

3

CMD 300Report Writing *

3

CMD 304Media Criticism *

3

CMD 402Organizational Communication *

3

CMD 425Senior Seminar in Communication *

3

Criminal Justice

CJ 209The Criminal Justice System *

3

CJ 304Applied Research Methods *

3

CJ 495Senior Seminar *

3

Economics

ECO 305Business and Economics of Sports *

3

OR

ECO 330Managerial Economics *

3

 

ECO 431Contemporary Issues in Economics *

3

ECO 450Research Methods in Economics *

3

Education

ED 301Foundation of Literacy Development *

3

MDS 480Senior Seminar *

3

English

EN 200Elements of Literary Study *

3

EN 208Digital Approaches to Literature *

3

 

EN 240Introduction to Visual and Cultural Studies *

3

OR

IS 240Introduction to Visual and Cultural Studies *

3

 

EN 301The Writing Process: Theory and Practice *

3

EN 321Modern Drama *

3

EN 424Senior Seminar *

3

EN 429Topics in Performance *

3

EN 490Major Author(s) *

3

Fashion Design

AA 265Fashion Illustration I *

3

AA 385Apparel Design II *

3

AA 407Product Development II *

3

Fashion Merchandising

AA 273Visual Merchandising *

3

AA 407Product Development II *

3

AA 422Senior Seminar in Fashion Merchandising *

3

Health Information Management

IT 205Computer Technology *

3

HIM 365Integrated Health Care Technology *

3

Health Sciences

HPR 225Health Psychology *

3

OR

PSY 225Health Psychology *

3

 

HPR 302Fitness and Health Assessment *

3

HPR 308Global Health and Culture *

3

HPR 415Applications in Human Performance *

3

History

HI 250Research and Writing *

3

HI 322Colonial and Revolutionary America *

3

HI 420Senior Seminar *

3

Information Technology

IT 205Computer Technology *

3

IT 489Capstone Project *

3

MSC 300Business Statistics *

3

Interior Design

ID 204Foundation Studio III *

3

ID 306Practice Studio II *

3

ID 409Senior Capstone II *

3

Liberal Studies

LS 420Senior Seminar *

3

Mathematics

MA 257Introduction to Number Theory and Proof Techniques *

3

MA 325Differential Equations *

3

MA 420Abstract Algebra *

3

MA 425Introduction to Real Analysis *

3

Media Design

CMD 202Illustration I *

3

CMD 360Communication and Design Studio *

3

CMD 404Performance Media Lab *

3

Nursing

NU 236Fundamentals of Nursing *

4

NU 403Research and Evidence Based Practice *

3

Philosophy

PH 325Ancient Philosophy *

3

PH 326Medieval Philosophy *

3

PH 327Modern Philosophy *

3

PH 328Contemporary Philosophy: 19th-21st Century *

3

Politics

POL 250Research and Writing *

3

POL 305American Policy Process *

3

POL 420Senior Seminar *

3

Psychology

PSY 260Learning and Cognition *

3

PSY 302Research Design for Psychology *

3

PSY 497Senior Seminar *

3

Sociology

SOC 251Working for Justice, Working for Change *

3

SOC 351Addressing Injustice: Research Methods *

3

SOC 352Addressing Injustice: Quantitative Research Methods *

3

SOC 365Gender Inequality in Global Perspective *

3

SOC 495Senior Practicum *

3

SOC 497Community Engagement Experience *

3

Theology and Religious Studies

TRS 201Understanding Religion *

3

TRS 361Grace and Sin, Heaven and Hell *

3

TRS 451Christian Faith in the Modern World *

3

OR

TRS 499Senior Seminar *

3

Writing Intensive (WI Designation)

Three designated writing-intensive courses are required, in addition to the Liberal Arts Core requirement of the Written Communication sequence.  The number of required WI courses for transfer students is dependent upon the number of credits needed to complete at Marymount at time of entry.
• 36 credits remaining - one WI
• 37-60 credits remaining - two WI
• 61+ credits remaining - three WI

The following courses are designated WI:

AA 320Fashion Research and Communication *

3

ACT 420Advanced Accounting Topics *

3

BIO 300Writing for Science *

3

BIO 368Advanced Research Methods *

3

CMD 209Contemporary Journalism *

3

CMD 300Report Writing *

3

CMD 301History of Graphic Design *

3

CMD 304Media Criticism *

3

CMD 315Writing for Digital Media *

3

CJ 300Writing for Criminal Justice *

3

CJ 495Senior Seminar *

3

ECO 431Contemporary Issues in Economics *

3

ECO 450Research Methods in Economics *

3

ED 357Teaching Social Studies and Creative Arts *

3

EN 200Elements of Literary Study *

3

EN 225Literary Superheroes *

3

EN 227Short Fiction *

3

EN 240Introduction to Visual and Cultural Studies *

3

EN 270Approaches to Creative Writing *

3

EN 301The Writing Process: Theory and Practice *

3

EN 303Literary Nonfiction *

3

EN 308Style and Revision *

3

EN 321Modern Drama *

3

EN 340Major Women Writers *

3

EN 345Ethnic Literary Traditions *

3

EN 350The American Dream *

3

EN 424Senior Seminar *

3

EN 426Studies in the Novel *

3

EN 429Topics in Performance *

3

EN 490Major Author(s) *

3

FA 380Movements in Modern Art *

3

FA 410Topics in Art History *

3

FIN 400Senior Seminar in Finance *

3

HI 250Research and Writing *

3

HI 322Colonial and Revolutionary America *

3

HI 365History of Medieval Europe *

3

HI 370History of Christianity in Medieval Europe *

3

HI 375The Renaissance and the Reformation *

3

HI 420Senior Seminar *

3

HIM 365Integrated Health Care Technology *

3

HON 399Research Tutorial: Thesis Proposal *

3

HPR 301Health/Fitness Program Management *

3

HPR 415Applications in Human Performance *

3

ID 408Senior Capstone I *

3

ID 434Business Procedures *

3

ID 435Professional Development *

3

ID 454Historic Preservation *

3

IS 200Approaches to Gender and Society *

3

IS 240Introduction to Visual and Cultural Studies *

3

IT 210Software Engineering *

3

IT 355Software Testing, Documentation, and Quality Assurance *

3

IT 489Capstone Project *

3

LS 300Liberal Studies Readings and Portfolio Development *

3

LS 420Senior Seminar *

3

MA 420Abstract Algebra *

3

MA 425Introduction to Real Analysis *

3

MDS 480Senior Seminar *

3

MGT 291Business Communication *

3

MGT 451Strategic Management *

3

MGT 489Senior Business Seminar *

3

NU 302Health Assessment *

3

NU 425Nursing Capstone *

3

PH 315Metaphysics and Epistemology *

3

PH 330Philosophy of Mind *

3

PH 345Philosophy of Religion *

3

PH 350Philosophy of Science *

3

PH 355Existentialism and Phenomenology *

3

PH 360Philosophy and Literature *

3

PH 365Asian Philosophy *

3

PH 370Philosophy of Art *

3

PH 422Senior Seminar *

3

POL 250Research and Writing *

3

POL 355Global Security *

3

POL 380Politics of Latin America *

3

POL 381Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa *

3

POL 382Politics of Western Europe *

3

POL 385Politics of South Asia *

3

POL 386Politics of East Asia *

3

POL 420Senior Seminar *

3

PSY 311Early Childhood Development *

3

PSY 330Counseling Theories and Process *

3

PSY 363Abnormal Primate Psychology *

3

PSY 497Senior Seminar *

3

SOC 204Cultural Diversity *

3

SOC 261Through the Sociological Lens I *

3

SOC 361Through the Sociological Lens II *

3

SOC 365Gender Inequality in Global Perspective *

3

SOC 400Internship *

3

SOC 495Senior Practicum *

3

TRS 320American Religious History *

3

TRS 361Grace and Sin, Heaven and Hell *

3

TRS 362Friendship, Marriage, and God *

3

TRS 380The History of the Early Church *

3

TRS 381Medieval and Reformed Theology *

3

TRS 499Senior Seminar *

3