Buffalo State

Undergraduate Catalog 2011-2012

Course Listings

Course Prefixes

AAS

AFRICAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES

AED

ART EDUCATION

ANT

ANTHROPOLOGY

ATS

ART THERAPY STUDIES

BIO

BIOLOGY

BME

BUSINESS AND MARKETING EDUCATION

BSC

INTELLECTUAL FOUNDATIONS

BUS

BUSINESS

CHE

CHEMISTRY

CHI

CHINESE

CIS

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

COM

COMMUNICATION

CRJ

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

CRS

CREATIVE STUDIES

CTE

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

CWP

COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM

DAN

DANCE

DES

DESIGN

ECO

ECONOMICS

EDF

EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS

EDU

EDUCATION

ENG

ENGLISH

ENS

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

ENT

ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

EXE

EXCEPTIONAL EDUCATION

FCS

FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCE EDUCATION

FAR

FINE ARTS

FIN

FINANCE

FLE

FOREIGN LANGUAGE EDUCATION

FOR

FORENSIC CHEMISTRY

FRE

FRENCH

FST

FOOD TECHNOLOGY

FTT

FASHION AND TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY

GEG

GEOGRAPHY

GER

GERMAN

GES

GEOSCIENCES

GRK

GREEK

GST

GLOBAL STUDIES

HEW

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

HIS

HISTORY

HON

HONORS

HPR

HEALTH AND PHYSICAL RECREATION

HTR

HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

HUM

HUMANITIES

IDE

INTERIOR DESIGN

INS

INDIVIDUALIZED STUDIES

ITA

ITALIAN

LAT

LATIN

LIB

LIBRARY RESEARCH

MAT

MATHEMATICS

MED

MATHEMATICS EDUCATION

MCL

MODERN AND CLASSICAL LANGUAGES

MST

MUSEUM STUDIES

MUS

MUSIC

NFS

NUTRITION AND FOOD SCIENCE

PHI

PHILOSOPHY

PHY

PHYSICS

PLN

PLANNING

PSC

POLITICAL SCIENCE

PSY

PSYCHOLOGY

REL

RELIGIOUS STUDIES

SAF

SAFETY STUDIES

SCI

GENERAL SCIENCE

SED

SCIENCE EDUCATION

SLP

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY

SOC

SOCIOLOGY

SPA

SPANISH

SPC

SPEECH COMMUNICATION

SPF

SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS

SSE/SST

SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION

SWA

SWAHILI

SWK

SOCIAL WORK

TEC

TECHNOLOGY

TED

TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION

THA

THEATER ARTS

TFA

TELEVISION AND FILM ARTS

UNC

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

Course Coding System

At the time of the printing of this catalog, all incoming students at Buffalo State College, both first-year and transfer students, are required to fulfill requirements. Students starting their education before fall 2006 are required to fulfill general education (GE2K) requirements via petition and should Intellectual Foundations 2014 consult their department adviser about whether that would be advantageous. See page 00 of this catalog for more information.

Banner codes are used to identify which Intellectual Foundations requirement(s) a course fulfills. The Intellectual Foundations codes are as follows:

AHIF

=

Foundations of Civilizations: American History

ARIF

=

Cognate Foundation: Arts

BWIF

=

Basic Writing

DIIF

=

Diversity

FLIF

=

Foreign Language

HUIF

=

Cognate Foundations: Humanities

MQIF

=

Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning

NSIF

=

Cognate Foundations: Natural Sciences

NWIF

=

Foundations of Civilizations: Non-Western Civilizations

OCIF

=

Basic Oral Communication

SSIF

=

Cognate Foundations: Social Sciences

TSIF

=

Technology and Society

WCIF

=

Foundations of Civilizations: Western Civilization

Here’s a sample course listing:

ANT 300
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF WESTERN NORTH AMERICA
3, 3/0; DIIF, NWIF

Prerequisite: ANT 100 or permission of instructor. Way of life of the original inhabitants of Western North America; reconstructing life during the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries using archaeology, historical documents, and oral tradition. Tribal nations of the Plains, Northwest Coast, Southwest, Great Basin, Plateau, and California. Effects of European exploration and colonization and the persistence of indigenous Western North American peoples in the modern world.

Here’s what it means:

ANT 300

This is an anthropology course, number 300.

INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF WESTERN NORTH AMERICA

Name of course.

3, 3/0

Number of semester credit hours the course earns, Number of lecture hours the class meets per week/Number of studio or lab hours per week.

DIIF, NWIF

This course satisfies two requirements in Intellectual Foundations: Diversity (DIIF) and the Foundations of Civilizations Non-Western Civilizations (NWIF).

Prerequisites:

Prerequisites or requirements you must fulfill before registering for a course. For this course, students must have taken ANT 100 first.

The remainder of the course listing describes the subject matter.

In this section

AAS - African and African American Studies

AED - Art Education

ALT - Arts and Letters

AMT - Applied Mathematics

ANT - Anthropology

ATS - Art Therapy Studies

BIO - Biology

BME - Business and Marketing Education

BSC - University College

BUS - Business

CHE - Chemistry

CHI - Chinese

CIS - Computer Information System

COM - Communication

CRJ - Criminal Justice

CRS - International Center for Studies in Creativity

CTE - Career and Technical Education

CWP - College Writing Program

DAN - Dance

DES - Design

DMP - Digital Music Production

ECO - Economics

EDU - Education

ELS

ENG - English

ENS - Environmental Science

ENT - Engineering Technology

ESL - English Second Language

EWS - Education Workshops

EXE - Exceptional Education

FAR - Fine Arts

AAS - African and African American Studies

FIN - Finance

FLE - Foreign Language Education

FOR - Forensic Science

FRE - French

FTT - Fashion and Textile Technology

GEG - Geography

GER - German

GES - Geosciences

GRK - Greek

GST - Global Studies

HEW - Health and Wellness

HIS - History

HON - All College Honors Program

HPR - Coaching and Physical Education

HTR - Hospitality and Tourism

HUM - Humanities

IDE - Interior Design

INS - Individualized Studies

ITA - Italian

LAT - Latin

LIB - Library

MAT - Mathematics

MCL - Modern and Classical Languages

MED - Mathematics Education

MST - Museum Studies

MUS - Music

NFS - Dietetics and Nutrition

PHI - Philosophy

PHY - Physics

PLN - Planning

PSC - Political Science

PSY - Psychology

REL - Religious Studies

SAF - Safety Studies

SCI - Science

SED - Science Education

SLP - Speech Language Pathology

SOC - Sociology

SPA - Spanish

SPC - Speech Communication

SPF - Social Psychological Foundations

SSE - Social Studies Education

SWK - Social Work

TEC - Technology

TED - Technology Education

TFA - Television and Film Arts

THA - Theater Arts

UNC - University College

WGS - Women and Gender Studies

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Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Undergraduate Major Programs at a Glance

Undergraduate Minor Programs at a Glance

Anthropology (B.A.)

Art (B.A.)

Art Education (PK–12, B.S.)

Art Education (PK–12, PTCP)

Art History (B.A.)

Arts and Letters (B.A.)

Biology (B.A.)

Biology Education (7–12, B.S.)

Biology Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Business Administration (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (PTCP)

Career and Technical Education (B.S.)*

Career and Technical Education (PTCP)*

Ceramics (B.F.A.)

Ceramics (B.S.)

Chemistry (B.S.)

Chemistry Education (7–12, B.S.)

Chemistry Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Childhood and Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 6, Combined Program)

Childhood Education (Grades 1–6, B.S.)

Childhood Education and English Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 English Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and French Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 French Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Italian Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Italian Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Mathematics Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Mathematics Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Spanish Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Spanish Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Social Studies Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Social Studies Extension, B.S.)

Communication Programs

Communication Design (B.F.A.)

Communication Studies (B.A.)

Computer Information Systems (B.S.)*

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

Design

Dietetics- Coordinated Program (B.S.)

Dietetics- Didactic Program (B.S.)

Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 2, B.S.)

Earth Science Education (7–12, B.S.)

Earth Science Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Earth Sciences (B.S.)

Economics (B.A.)

Economics (B.S.)

Electrical Engineering Technology (Electronics) (B.S.)*

Electrical Engineering Technology (Smart Grid) (B.S.)*

English Programs

English (B.A.)

English Education (7–12, B.S.)

English Education (7–12, PTCP)

Exceptional Education (B.S.Ed.)

Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)

Fashion and Textile Technology (B.S.)

Fibers (B.F.A.)

Fibers (B.S.)

Fine Arts

Forensic Chemistry (B.S.)

French Education (7–12, B.S.)

French Education (7–12, PTCP)

French (B.A.)

Geography (B.A.)

Geology (B.A.)

Health and Wellness (B.S.)

History (B.A.)

Hospitality Administration (B.S.)

Individualized Studies (B.S.)*

Industrial Technology (B.S.)*

Interior Design (B.F.A.)

Political Science (B.A.)

Journalism (B.A.)

Mathematics (B.A.)

Mathematics—Applied (B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, PTCP)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5 – 6 Extension; PTCP)

Mechanical Engineering Technology (B.S.)*

Media Production (B.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.F.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.S.)

Music (B.A.)

Music Education (Pre-K–12, B.Mus.)

Painting (B.F.A.)

Philosophy (B.A.)

Photography (B.F.A.)

Physics (B.A.)

Physics (B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Political Science (B.A.)

Printmaking (B.F.A.)

Psychology (B.A.)

Psychology (B.S.)

Public Communication (B.A.)

Sculpture (B.F.A.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, PTCP)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

Social Work (B.S.)*

Sociology (B.A.)

Spanish Education (7–12, B.S.)

Spanish Education (7–12, PTCP)

Spanish (B.A.)

Speech-Language Pathology (B.S.)

Technology Education (B.S.)

Technology Education (PTCP)

Television and Film Arts (B.A.)

Theater (B.A.)

Urban and Regional Analysis and Planning (B.S.)*

Wood/Furniture (B.F.A.)

Wood/Furniture (B.S.)

Writing (B.A.)

Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Course Listings

AAS - African and African American Studies

AED - Art Education

ALT - Arts and Letters

AMT - Applied Mathematics

ANT - Anthropology

ATS - Art Therapy Studies

BIO - Biology

BME - Business and Marketing Education

BSC - University College

BUS - Business

CHE - Chemistry

CHI - Chinese

CIS - Computer Information System

COM - Communication

CRJ - Criminal Justice

CRS - International Center for Studies in Creativity

CTE - Career and Technical Education

CWP - College Writing Program

DAN - Dance

DES - Design

DMP - Digital Music Production

ECO - Economics

EDU - Education

ELS

ENG - English

ENS - Environmental Science

ENT - Engineering Technology

ESL - English Second Language

EWS - Education Workshops

EXE - Exceptional Education

FAR - Fine Arts

AAS - African and African American Studies

FIN - Finance

FLE - Foreign Language Education

FOR - Forensic Science

FRE - French

FTT - Fashion and Textile Technology

GEG - Geography

GER - German

GES - Geosciences

GRK - Greek

GST - Global Studies

HEW - Health and Wellness

HIS - History

HON - All College Honors Program

HPR - Coaching and Physical Education

HTR - Hospitality and Tourism

HUM - Humanities

IDE - Interior Design

INS - Individualized Studies

ITA - Italian

LAT - Latin

LIB - Library

MAT - Mathematics

MCL - Modern and Classical Languages

MED - Mathematics Education

MST - Museum Studies

MUS - Music

NFS - Dietetics and Nutrition

PHI - Philosophy

PHY - Physics

PLN - Planning

PSC - Political Science

PSY - Psychology

REL - Religious Studies

SAF - Safety Studies

SCI - Science

SED - Science Education

SLP - Speech Language Pathology

SOC - Sociology

SPA - Spanish

SPC - Speech Communication

SPF - Social Psychological Foundations

SSE - Social Studies Education

SWK - Social Work

TEC - Technology

TED - Technology Education

TFA - Television and Film Arts

THA - Theater Arts

UNC - University College

WGS - Women and Gender Studies

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