2019 Summer Course Syllabi

Below you will find the 2019 Summer Course Syllabi for reference. We will post the Summer 2020 Syllabi as soon as it is available!

All course syllabi are subject to change.

These syllabi are provided to give you an idea of our typical offerings and course workloads of an accelerated summer class. Note: some summer instructors teach the same courses for us every summer, so we've included links to their older syllabii for reference while we wait for an updated syllabus.

ANTH 5A: Human Origins with Javier Urcid

ANTH 116A: Human Osteology with Javier Urcid

BCHM 88B: Introductory Biochemistry with Kene Piasta

BIOL 15B: Cells and Organisms with Kene Piasta

BIOL 42A: Human Physiology with Maria Miara

BISC 11A: Biodiversity Connections with Colleen Hitchcock - this is an Online Course

CHEM 11A: General Chemistry I with Rebecca Meeks

CHEM 11B: General Chemistry II with Michael Vela

CHEM 18A: General Chemistry Laboratory I with Rebecca Meeks

CHEM 18B: General Chemistry Laboratory II with Michael Vela

CHEM 25A: Organic Chemistry I with Kristen Mascall

CHEM 25B: Organic Chemistry II with Mustafa Yatin

CHEM 29A: Organic Chemistry Laboratory I with Kristen Mascall

CHEM 29B: Organic Chemistry Laboratory II with Mustafa Yatin

COSI 11A: Programming in Java with Antonella DiLillo (Summer 2017 syllabus on our website)

COSI 12B: Advanced Programming Techniques with Michael Golitsyn

COSI 21A: Data Structures and the Fundamentals of Computing with Antonella DiLillo (Summer 2018 syllabus on our website)

ECON 2A: A Survey of Economics with Yaxuan Wen

ECON 10A: Introduction to Microeconomics with Hyongse Yoo

ECON 20A: Introduction to Macroeconomics with Mohammed AlMehdar

ECON 28B: The Global Economy with Wei Jia

ECON 80A: Microeconomic Theory with Hyongse Yoo

ECON 82B: Macroeconomic Theory with Mohammed AlMehdar (Summer 2018 syllabus)

ECON 83A: Statistics for Economic Analysis with Mengnan Zhu

ECON 171A: Financial Economics with Anne Laski

ENG 21A: Young Adult Literature with William Flesch

ENG 79A: Screenwriting Workshop: Beginning Screenplay with Marc Weinberg

ENG 180A: The Modern American Short Story with William Flesch

FA 3A: Introduction to Drawing I with Alfredo Gisholt (Summer 2017 syllabus on our website)

FA 165A: Contemporary Art with Peter Kalb - this is an Online Course

FA 178B: Seminar on Chinese Calligraphy: History and Practice with Aida Wong

HIST 56B-Section 1: World History to 1960 with Marlyn Miller - This is an Online Course

HIST 56B-Section 2: World History to 1960 with Marlyn Miller - This is an Online Course

HSSP 114B: Racial/Ethnic and Gender Inequalities in Health and Health Care with Jessica Santos

IGS 10A: Introduction to International and Global Studies with Chandler Rosenberger

INT 92G: Summer Internship with Alyssa Stalsberg-Canelli

MATH 10A: Techniques of Calculus (a) with Anurag Rao

MATH 10B: Techniques of Calculus (b) with Yu Xin

MATH 15A: Applied Linear Algebra with Jonathan Rachowicz

MATH 20A: Multi-variable Calculus with Langte Ma

MATH 36A: Probability with Eric Hanson

NPSY 11B: Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience with Jason Pipkin

PHIL 1A: Introduction to Philosophy with Berislav Marusic

PHYS 10A: Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena I with Edward Martens

PHYS 10B: Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II with Edward Martens (Summer 2018 syllabus on our website)

PHYS 18A: Introductory Physics Lab I with Peter Mistark

PHYS 18B: Introductory Physics Lab II with Peter Mistark

PSYC 51A: Statistics with Jutta Wolf

PSYC 52A: Research Methods and Laboratory in Psychology with Jutta Wolf

PSYC 148A: Applied Statistical Computing in R with Xiaodong Liu - this is an Online Course

REL 151A: The Buddha: His Life and Teachings with Yu Feng

SOC 1A: Order and Change in Society with Sarah Halford  - this is an Online Course

THA 15B-1: Public Speaking: The Art of Oral Communication with Jennifer Cleary (Summer 2018 syllabus on our website)  - this is an Online Course

THA 15B-2: Public Speaking: The Art of Oral Communication with Jennifer Cleary (Summer 2018 syllabus on our website)  - this is an Online Course

THA 130A: Suzuki with Alexander Jacobs

UWS 28A: Disney to DC Comics: A Study in Villainy with Katherine Nadeau

UWS 38A: A View From the Margins: Understanding Inequality in America with Marisa Carey

 

Instructors will be developing their draft summer course syllabi throughout the winter and spring. We post these draft summer course syllabi here as soon as they are sent to us. All course syllabi are subject to change.

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Summer 2020 is here!

Take a look at our 2020 summer classes. We'll also post course syllabi as we receive them from instructors!

Summer 2020 is online

Due to COVID-19, all Brandeis Summer School classes will be online for Summer 2020. There will be two models of instruction 5-week synchronous "remote learning" and 10-week asynchronous online courses.

Use this summer to earn Brandeis credits and continue your degree progress.