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Discontinued Programs

Specified courses of study in the programs listed below have been discontinued for future enrollments. However, students currently enrolled in these programs will be supported as they complete their degrees. If you have questions, please contact your advisor.

Emergency Management
Minor in Emergency Management (Discontinued Fall 2018)

Minor

18 semester hours. EM 322U is an elective.

  • EM 302U Emergency Planning
  • EM 305U Disasters, Characteristics and Physical Impacts
  • EM 307U Managing Emergency Operations
  • EM 312U Emergency Management Systems and Theory
  • EM 313U Disaster Exercises
  • EM 314U Defending Communities - Integrating Mitigation, Preparedness and Recovery
  • EM 322U Emergency Operations Center Design, Management and Operation
Liberal Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Concentrations (Discontinued Summer 2018)

Concentration in American Studies

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • ANTH 301U North American Indians
  • ART 313U American Art: Colonial to 1890
  • ART 314U American Art: 1890 to Present
  • ART 347U The Age of Jefferson
  • ENGL 331U Twentieth-Century American Literature
  • ENGL 332U The American Short Story
  • ENGL 340U Black Women Writers
  • ENGL 347U Edgar Allan Poe
  • HIST 300U Women and the American Experience
  • HIST 305U Richmond Across the Centuries
  • HIST 308U Social and Cultural History of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Women
  • HIST 310U An Age of Giants
  • HIST 312U Great Issues in American History
  • HIST 315U Great Disasters and Their Impact in the History of the U.S.: 1861 to the Present
  • HIST 316U The New South
  • HIST 317U The Old South
  • HIST 320U Virginia History
  • HIST 322U Moments in Time II: History of the Americas
  • HIST 323U Westward Ho!
  • HIST 327U Belles, Steel Magnolias and Good Ol’ Gals
  • HIST 329U Americans on the Move
  • HIST 347U The Age of Jefferson
  • LA 302U The Judicial System
  • LAW 303U Constitutional Law
  • LAW 304U First Amendment Law
  • PHIL 302U Thinking About the Paranormal
  • PHIL 303U Beyond Death
  • PLSC 205U Introduction to American Government
  • PLSC 207U Virginia Government and Politics
  • PLSC 302U Modern Conservative Political Theory
  • SOC 309U Social Problems
  • SOC 310U Criminology
  • SOC 316U Race and Ethnicity in America
  • SOC 320U Alternative Lifestyles and Contemporary Families

Concentration in Art

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • ART 208U Techniques and Aesthetics of Photography
  • ART 209U Photography as Art
  • ART 212U Art Appreciation
  • ART 225U History of French Art and Architecture
  • ART 300U Color Photography
  • ART 301U Introduction to Photoshop
  • ART 302U Advanced Photoshop for Photographers
  • ART 313U American Art: Colonial to 1890
  • ART 314U American Art: 1890 to Present
  • ART 315U Art of the Renaissance
  • ART 317U Nineteenth-Century Art
  • ART 324U Impressionism, Post Impressionism
  • ART 328U Women in the Arts
  • ART 345U Philanthropy in the Arts
  • ART 347U The Age of Jefferson
  • ART 360U Victorian England: Whistler, Ruskin and the Nature of Truth
  • ART 398U Selected Topics

Concentration in History

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • HIST 300U Women and the American Experience
  • HIST 301U Women in European Civilization
  • HIST 305U Richmond Across the Centuries
  • HIST 308U Social and Cultural History of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Women
  • HIST 310U An Age of Giants
  • HIST 312U Great Issues in American History
  • HIST 315U Great Disasters and Their Impact in the History of the U.S.: 1861 to the Present
  • HIST 316U The New South
  • HIST 317U The Old South
  • HIST 320U Virginia History
  • HIST 321U Moments in Time I: World History
  • HIST 322U Moments in Time II: History of the Americas
  • HIST 323U Westward Ho!
  • HIST 324U Women and the American West
  • HIST 327U Belles, Steel Magnolias and Good Ol’ Gals
  • HIST 328U Southern Women's Civil War
  • HIST 329U Americans on the Move
  • HIST 337U Tudor England
  • HIST 338U Stuart England
  • HIST 347U The Age of Jefferson
  • HIST 360U Victorian England: Whistler, Ruskin and the Nature of Truth
  • HIST 398U Selected Topics

Concentration in Literature

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • ENGL 222U Short Fiction
  • ENGL 229U The Modern Novel
  • ENGL 325U All the World’s A Stage
  • ENGL 326U Shakespeare and Film I
  • ENGL 327U Shakespeare and Film II
  • ENGL 331U Twentieth-Century American Literature
  • ENGL 332U The American Short Story
  • ENGL 336U Selected Works of Tennessee Williams
  • ENGL 337U Southern Drama
  • ENGL 338U Biblical Themes in Literature
  • ENGL 340U Black Women Writers
  • ENGL 342U The Family in Fiction
  • ENGL 344U Major Themes in Literature
  • ENGL 345U Gothic Literature
  • ENGL 347U Edgar Allan Poe
  • ENGL 348U The Legend of King Arthur
  • ENGL 349U Tracking Contemporary Trickster
  • ENGL 354U The Global Short Story
  • ENGL 360U Women of the Bible
  • ENGL 368U Creative Writing: Fiction
  • ENGL 369U Creative Writing: Poetry
  • ENGL 398U Selected Topics

Concentration in Psychology

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • PSYC 101U Introductory Psychology
  • PSYC 190U Child Psychology
  • PSYC 222U Motivation and Emotion
  • PSYC 230U Psychology of Women
  • PSYC 302U Psychology of Terrorism
  • PSYC 303U Psychology of Gender
  • PSYC 304U Psychology of Relationships
  • PSYC 305U Stress and Its Management
  • PSYC 313U Social Psychology
  • PSYC 327U Organizational Psychology
  • PSYC 337U Psychological Development Across the Life Cycle
  • PSYC 338U Forensic Psychology
  • PSYC 339U Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYC 398U Selected Topics
  • SOC 305U Deviance
  • SOC 309U Social Problems
  • HUM 301U Intimate Relationships

Concentration in Sociology

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • SOC 101U Introduction to Sociology
  • SOC 305U Deviance
  • SOC 309U Social Problems
  • SOC 310U Criminology
  • SOC 316U Race and Ethnicity in America
  • SOC 320U Alternative Lifestyles and Contemporary Families
  • SOC 324U Sociology of Law
  • SOC 328U Social Gerontology
  • SOC 342U Dying, Death and Grief
  • SOC 398U Selected Topics

Concentration in Speech Communications

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • SPCH 101U Principles of Speech Communication
  • SPCH 105U Interpersonal Communication
  • SPCH 206U Group Communication
  • SPCH 222U Business and Professional Speech
  • SPCH 328U Gendered Relationships - An Overview
  • SPCH 340U Cross-Cultural Communications
  • SPCH 398U Selected Topics
  • SPCH 399U Independent Study

Concentration in Women’s Studies

18 semester hours. To be earned with the BALA major in Liberal Arts. At least 12 semester hours must be at the 300U level.

  • ART 328U Women in the Arts
  • ENGL 340U Black Women Writers
  • ENGL 360U Women of the Bible
  • HIST 300U Women and the American Experience
  • HIST 301U Women in European Civilization
  • HIST 308U Social and Cultural History of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Women
  • HIST 324U Women and the American West
  • HIST 327U Belles, Steel Magnolias and Good Ol’ Gals
  • HIST 328U Southern Women’s Civil War
  • HUM 398U Selected Topics
  • PSYC 230U Psychology of Women
  • PSYC 304U Psychology of Relationships

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