Sample Courses

The following is a sample of courses that are often offered during summer term. The final list of classes will vary. Please check the SF State Class Schedule in March for a complete list of summer 2020 classes. Summer in San Francisco students will be able to enroll in classes starting in late April.

    


Business students in class

Business

  • ACCT 100 Introduction to Financial Accounting (Units: 3)
  • ACCT 307 Accounting Information Systems (Units: 3)
  • ACCT 506 Auditing (Units: 3)
  • BUS 300GW Business Communication for Professionals - GWAR (Units: 3)
  • BUS 320 Legal Aspects of Business Transactions (Units: 3)
  • DS 110 Calculus with Business Applications (Units: 3)
  • DS 212 Business Statistics I (Units: 3)

  • DS 412 Operations Management (Units: 3)
  • DS 624 Quality Management (Units: 3)
  • ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis (Units: 3)
  • ECON 102 Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis (Units: 3)
  • ECON 301 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (Units: 3)
  • ECON 302 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (Units: 3)
  • ECON 560 Economics of Growth (Units: 3)
  • FIN 350 Business Finance (Units: 3)
  • FIN 351 Financial Management (Units: 3)
  • FIN 353 Financial Institutions (Units: 3)
  • FIN 355 Investments (Units: 3)
  • FIN 357 Financial Statement and Data Analysis (Units: 3)
  • FIN 370 Fundamentals of Real Estate (Units: 3)
  • FIN 536 International Finance (Units: 3)
  • FIN 655 Alternative Investment (Units: 3)
  • HTM 561 Hotel Operation Management (Units: 3)
  • IBUS 531 Cross-Cultural Innovation and Creativity in Business and Management (Units: 3)
  • IBUS 590 International Environmental Analysis (Units: 3)
  • IBUS 598 Doing Business in Emerging Markets (Units: 3)
  • ISYS 463 Information Systems Analysis and Design (Units: 3)
  • ISYS 565 Managing Enterprise Networks (Units: 3)
  • ISYS 568 Multimedia Business Applications Development (Units: 3)
  • MGMT 354 Starting a Small Business (Units: 3)
  • MGMT 650 Creativity and Innovation (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 434 Advertising Theory and Practice (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 436 Retail Management (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 632 Marketing Research (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 633 Consumer Behavior (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 649 Marketing Management (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 660 Marketing Analytics (Units: 3)
  • MKTG 680 International Marketing Management (Units: 3)

Teacher reading to a class of children

Education

  • ISED 150 Orientation to Education (Units: 3)
  • SPED 330 Introduction to Disability (Units: 3)

Ethnic Studies Professor

Ethnic Studies

  • AA S 212 Asian Americans and Mass Media (Units: 3)
  • AA S 213 Asian Americans and American Ideals and Institutions (Units: 3)
  • AA S 512 Asian American Children's/Adolescent Literature (Units: 3)
  • LTNS 460 Central Americans of the U.S.: History and Heritage (Units: 3)
  • LTNS 530 Latina/os and the Media (Units: 3)
  • LTNS 560 Contemporary Latina/o Literature (Units: 3)

Students in a study group

Health & Social Sciences

  • C J 323GW Ethics in Criminal Justice - GWAR (Units: 3)
  • C J 452 Criminological Theory (Units: 4)
  • C J 471 Contemporary Issues in Juvenile Justice (Units: 3)
  • C J 550 School Violence and Discipline (Units: 3)
  • C J 685 Projects In Teaching Criminal Justice (Units: 1-4)
  • CAD 210 Introduction to Applied Child and Adolescent Development (Units: 3)
  • CAD 410 Applied Child and Youth Development (Units: 3)

  • FCS 220 Young Children and Families (Units: 3)
  • H ED 455 Community Organizing and Community Building for Health (Units: 3)
  • H ED 685 Projects in the Teaching of Health Education (Units: 1-4)
  • HH 380 Holistic Health: Western Perspectives (Units: 3)
  • ID 240 Color and Design (Units: 3)
  • ID 245 Contemporary Design in Housing and Interiors (Units: 3)
  • ID 343 Housing for People with Special Needs (Units: 3)
  • ID 345 Interior Design Graphic Communication II (Units: 3)
  • ID 445 Business Practices for Interior Design (Units: 3)
  • KIN 100 Aerobics: Low Impact (Unit: 1)
  • KIN 136 Hatha Yoga (Unit: 1)
  • KIN 251 Success in the Kinesiology Major (Units: 2)
  • KIN 325 Computer Applications in Kinesiology (Units: 3)
  • KIN 331 Peak Performance (Units: 3)
  • KIN 384GW Research Methods in Kinesiology - GWAR (Units: 3)
  • KIN 401 Elementary School Physical Education: K-5 (Units: 3)
  • KIN 457 Culture, Gender and Movement (Units: 3)
  • KIN 483 Exercise Physiology Laboratory (Unit: 1)
  • KIN 485 Biomechanics (Units: 3)
  • KIN 538 Therapeutic Exercise (Units: 3)
  • SXS 320 Sex and Relationships (Units: 3)
  • USP 400 Dynamics of the American City (Units: 3)

Art student making clay pottery

Liberal & Creative Arts

  • ANTH 100 Introduction to Biological Anthropology (Units: 3)
  • ART 222 Introduction to Textile Art (Units: 3)
  • ART 231 Drawing I (Units: 3)
  • ARTH 201 Western Art History I (Units: 3)
  • ARTH 205 Asian Art History (Units: 3)
  • ARTH 406 Renaissance Art (Units: 3)
  • BECA 201 Life on TV: A Critical View (Units: 3)

  • BECA 300GW Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts Research - GWAR (Units: 3)
  • BECA 321 Critical Study of Popular Culture (Units: 3)
  • BECA 340 Media Aesthetics I (Units: 3)
  • BECA 370 Writing for Electronic Media (Units: 3)
  • CINE 428 Digital Cinematography (Units: 3)
  • CLAS 260 Greek and Roman Mythology (Units: 3)
  • COMM 150 Fundamentals of Oral Communication (Units: 3)
  • COMM 220 Introduction to the Performance of Literature (Units: 3)
  • COMM 230 Introduction to Argumentation and Debate (Units: 3)
  • CWL 250 Fables and Tales (Units: 3)
  • CWL 260 Myths of the World (Units: 3)
  • DES 300 Design Process (Units: 3)
  • ENG 209 Writing the First Year: Global Perspectives of Multilingual Speakers (Units: 3)
  • ENG 210 Oral Communication - Multilingual (Units: 3)
  • ENG 215 Second Year Composition: Multilingual (Units: 3)
  • ENG 418 Grammar for Writers (Units: 3)
  • ENG 425 Language in Context (Units: 3)
  • ENG 501 Age of Chaucer (Units: 3)
  • ENG 583 Shakespeare: Representative Plays (Units: 3)
  • ENG 611 Modern Criticism (Units: 3)
  • FR 101 First Semester French (Units: 4)
  • HIST 114 World History to 1500 (Units: 3)
  • HIST 120 History of the U.S. through Reconstruction (Units: 3)
  • HIST 121 History of the U.S. since Reconstruction (Units: 3)
  • HIST 313 Comparative History of Love and Sexuality (Units: 3)
  • HIST 320 Archaic and Classical Greece (Units: 3)
  • HIST 339 Pirates and Piracy (Units: 3)
  • HIST 450 History of California (Units: 3)
  • HUM 376 San Francisco (Units: 3)
  • JAPN 101 First Semester Japanese (Units: 4)
  • LCA 301 The Writer's Quick Journey: Six Sessions to Better Writing (Unit: 1)
  • LS 690 Liberal Studies Senior Seminar (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 110 Introduction to Critical Thinking I (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 150 Contemporary Moral/Political Issues (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 160 Introduction to Philosophy of the Arts (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 335 Law and Society (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 383 Ethics in Medicine (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 395 Ethical Issues: Science and Technology (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 425 Existentialism (Units: 3)
  • PHIL 509 The Buddhist Tradition (Units: 3)
  • PLSI 300 Scientific Inquiry in Political Science (Units: 4)
  • PLSI 478 Judicial Process (Units: 4)
  • WGS 150 Women and Gender in U.S. History and Society (Units: 3)
  • WGS 536 Gender, Globalization and Women's Human Rights (Units: 3)

Student using a telescope on the beach

Science & Engineering

  • BIOL 100 Human Biology (Units: 3)
  • BIOL 101 Human Biology Laboratory (Unit: 1)
  • BIOL 210 General Microbiology and Public Health (Units: 3)
  • BIOL 211 General Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory (Unit: 1)
  • BIOL 212 Principles of Human Physiology (Units: 3)
  • BIOL 213 Principles of Human Physiology Laboratory (Unit: 1)
  • BIOL 318 Our Endangered Planet (Units: 3)

  • BIOL 350 Cell Biology (Units: 3)
  • CHEM 100 Preparation for Chemistry (Units: 3)
  • CHEM 101 Survey of Chemistry (Units: 3)
  • CHEM 380 Chemistry Behind Environmental Pollution (Units: 3)
  • ERTH 170 Our Dynamic Ocean (Units: 3)
  • ERTH 171 Our Dynamic Ocean Lab (Unit: 1)
  • ERTH 330 California Water (Units: 3)
  • GEOG 101 Our Physical Environment (Units: 3)
  • GEOG 102 The Human Environment (Units: 3)
  • GEOG 600 Environmental Problems and Solutions (Units: 3)
  • GEOG 603 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (Units: 3)
  • MATH 110 Business Calculus (Units: 3)
  • MATH 124 Elementary Statistics (Units: 3)
  • MATH 324 Probability and Statistics with Computing (Units: 3)
  • PSY 330 Child Development (Units: 3)
  • PSY 400 Introduction to Research in Psychology (Units: 3)
  • PSY 435 Behavior Problems of Children (Units: 3)
  • PSY 571 Intermediate Psychological Statistics (Units: 3)
  • PSY 571 Intermediate Psychological Statistics (Units: 3)
  • PSY 571 Intermediate Psychological Statistics (Units: 3)
  • PSY 571 Intermediate Psychological Statistics (Units: 3)