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News & Updates
Fall 2014

The Fall 2014 PDF brochure is now available.

This page lists seminars which have been recently added to the semester's offerings, seminars with seats still available, and cancelled seminars. This page does not include changes to day, time, location or other course-specific details. If you are enrolled in a seminar, be sure to check for these changes at the FSS website and the online schedule of classes before your first class meeting.

Course Threads = Course Threads Seminar Creating Change = Creating Change Seminar Connections@Cal = Connections@Cal Seminar = On the Same Page Seminar = Berkeley Arts Seminar = Food for Thought Seminar


Recently Added (since April 7, 2014)

For Freshmen:

  • German 24, Sec. 1: Nietzsche at the Movies (1 unit, P/NP) - 08/19/2014 SEATS AVAILABLE
  • Integrative Biology 24, Sec. 9: The Age of Dinosaurs: What Do We Know? (1 unit, LG) - 07/31/2014
  • Comparative Literature 39J, Sec. 1: Mind Reading: Consciousness and Literature (4 units, LG) - 07/25/2014 SEATS AVAILABLE
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 2: Native Americans and the American Novel (4 units, LG) - 07/07/2014 SEATS AVAILABLE
  • Mechanical Engineering 24, Sec. 1: Art and Science on Wheels (1 unit, P/NP) - 06/09/2014
  • On the Same Page Vision Science 24, Sec. 2: How To Change Society: The Free Speech Movement and the Sixties (1 unit, P/NP) - 06/04/2014
  • Food for Thought Integrative Biology 24, Sec. 6: Forensic Genetics: From DNA to Society (1 unit, LG) - 06/02/2014
  • On the Same Page Legal Studies 39F, Sec. 1: Civil Disobedience (2 units, LG) - 05/16/2014
  • Undergraduate Business Administration 39AC, Sec. 1: Philanthropy: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (3 units, LG) - 05/09/2014
  • Jewish Studies 39I, Sec. 1: Who are Arab Jews, Kurdish Jews, Berber Jews? Jewish Communities of the Middle East and North Africa (2 units, LG) - 04/30/2014
  • On the Same Page English 24, Sec. 3: Free Speech Movement (1 unit, P/NP) - 04/29/2014
  • Berkeley Arts Seminars Music 24, Sec. 1: Musical Theater from Rodgers & Hammerstein to Glee (1 unit, P/NP) - 04/24/2014
  • Political Economy 24, Sec. 1: Political Economy in Contemporary Perspective (1 unit, P/NP) - 04/23/2014
  • Media Studies 24, Sec. 1: Exploring the News (1 unit, P/NP) - 04/17/2014
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 1: Myth, Memory, and History: Understanding Native America (4 units, LG) - 04/11/2014
  • On the Same Page Chicano Studies 24, Sec. 1: Chicano Civil Rights Movement (1 unit, P/NP) - 04/10/2014
  • Legal Studies 39D, Sec. 1: Current Political and Moral Conflicts and the U.S. Constitution (2 units, LG) - 04/09/2014

    For Sophomores:

  • Comparative Literature 39J, Sec. 1: Mind Reading: Consciousness and Literature (4 units, LG) - 07/25/2014 SEATS AVAILABLE
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 2: Native Americans and the American Novel (4 units, LG) - 07/07/2014 SEATS AVAILABLE
  • On the Same Page Legal Studies 39F, Sec. 1: Civil Disobedience (2 units, LG) - 05/16/2014
  • Undergraduate Business Administration 39AC, Sec. 1: Philanthropy: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (3 units, LG) - 05/09/2014
  • Jewish Studies 39I, Sec. 1: Who are Arab Jews, Kurdish Jews, Berber Jews? Jewish Communities of the Middle East and North Africa (2 units, LG) - 04/30/2014
  • Electrical Engineering 84, Sec. 1: Hands-on Ham Radio (2 units, P/NP) - 04/18/2014
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 1: Myth, Memory, and History: Understanding Native America (4 units, LG) - 04/11/2014
  • Legal Studies 39D, Sec. 1: Current Political and Moral Conflicts and the U.S. Constitution (2 units, LG) - 04/09/2014


    Seats Available

    For Freshmen:

  • Comparative Literature 39J, Sec. 1: Mind Reading: Consciousness and Literature (4 units, LG)
  • German 24, Sec. 1: Nietzsche at the Movies (1 unit, P/NP)
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 2: Native Americans and the American Novel (4 units, LG)

    For Sophomores:

  • Comparative Literature 39J, Sec. 1: Mind Reading: Consciousness and Literature (4 units, LG)
  • Native American Studies 90, Sec. 2: Native Americans and the American Novel (4 units, LG)


    Cancelled

  • Anthropology 84, Sec. 1: Race, Gender, and Social Life in Honduras: Reading Over the Shoulder of People in the Past (1 unit, LG)
  • Ethnic Studies 24, Sec. 1: The U.S., Mexico, and Drug Trafficking (1 unit, LG)
  • Physics 84, Sec. 1: Energy & Environment (1 unit, P/NP)
  • Political Economy 24, Sec. 2: Debates in Political Economy (1 unit, P/NP)
    Freshman and Sophomore Seminars are co-sponsored by the Undergraduate Division
    of the College of Letters & Science and the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education.
    For further information about the program,
    contact Alix Schwartz (alix@berkeley.edu / 642-8378).
    Problems and errors should be reported to the webmaster.

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