Sample Courses

Students in the in-person program will take two university courses of your choice and AU 110 Living in San Francisco (seven units total).

AU 110 Living in San Francisco

This 1-unit course introduces new students to the geographic, historical and environmental, socio-cultural and political context of the Bay Area, San Francisco and San Francisco State University. In addition, this course prepares students for success in their transition to living in San Francisco while preparing for life in San Francisco, building community, and learning about the campus and the surrounding area. The course is experiential and includes field trips throughout the city.

Summer 2022 Courses

Summer 2022 courses will be available in April on the SF State Class Schedule. For reference you can view the summer 2021 course offerings on the Summer 2021 Class List (PDF).

    


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)
  • 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)
  • PH 455 Community Organizing and Community Building for Health (Units: 3)
  • PH 685 Projects in the Teaching of Health Education (Units: 1-4)
  • 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)