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Snow covered trees on the academic quad at Lebanon Valley College.

Winter Term—January 4-24, 2021.

We are pleased to offer a new Winter 2021 term to enable students to catch up or get ahead. Alumni are also welcome to enroll in a class. All courses are 100% online and at a reduced rate with financial aid options.

Registration

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis via AccessLVC. Students may only take one course during the Winter Term. For more information, please contact the Registrar's Office at registrar@lvc.edu.

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition will be charged based on course level. Undergraduate tuition is $485 per credit. Graduate Tuition is $673 per credit. There are no grants or scholarships for the winter term; however, the cost of a winter course including tuition and books can be added to the cost of attendance for the spring semester for financial aid purposes. This will allow you to borrow additional funds through a PLUS or student alternative loan. The Financial Aid Office will communicate more specific information about this process later in the fall semester.

Undergraduate Course Offerings

BUS130: Modern Business Organizations

This course is designed as a survey course to introduce the many aspects of the business community through the use of discussion, case study, group projects, and "real world" contacts, typically via the web. We will use the text as the foundation for our study but you will incorporate current data from web sources and you will be exposed to "typical" business decisions as you complete your in-class case studies and your group project. Interactive class discussion is a cornerstone of the class. Restricted to freshman or sophomore standing, or by permission of instructor.
3 credits.

Instructor: Kimberlee Josephson

ECN102: Principles of Macroeconomics

This course extends the study of consumer and producer choices to discover how they affect the nation's economy. Macroeconomics deals with the economy as a whole as measured by the key variables of inflation, unemployment, and economic growth. Emphasis is on both Keynesian and classical theories and how they predict what monetary and fiscal policies can be used to affect these variables and reach national economic goals. Fulfills requirement:Quantitative Reasoning.
3 credits.

Instructor: Kyle Hoy

ENG120: Introduction to Literature

Introduction to literary genres and the basic methodology, terminology and concepts of the study of literature. Fulfills requirement: Critical Thinking through Writing.
3 credits.

Instructor: Laura Eldred

HIS 251/POL 290: African Politics and History

African Politics and History will examine the post-colonial development of Sub-Saharan Africa and the institutions and leadership of present-day African governments. The course will compare the experience of different African states and will note some important comparisons between African political history and the political history of African-Americans. Meets a History major and minor requirement and will count as a Political Science elective. Fulfills requirement: Intercultural Competence. 3 credits.

Instructor: Jude Ogene

LAW150: Introduction to Law

This course introduces the nature of law and the structure and operation of the central institutions and processes of the US and British legal systems. Topics include the centrality of human rights, the protection of civil liberties and rights in the criminal justice process, contracts and torts, the role and constitutional position of judges in US and British legal systems, the concept of the rule of law, the imperative of diversity in judicial appointments and in admission to the practice of law, the importance of fairness & justice in legal systems, and impediments to justice constructed by race. Fulfills requirement: Intercultural Competence (pending approval).
3 credits.

Instructors: Noel Hubler &Philip Benesch

PSY110: General Psychology

This course is designed as an introduction to the conceptual and methodological foundations of psychological science. Through a broad exploration of neuroscience, cognition, social processes, development, and psychopathology, the course provides a conceptual background for understanding behavior, and active engagement with the scientific process including the addressing of connections between research and theory, and the role of empirical data, in understanding psychological processes.
3 credits.

Instructor: Rachel Albert

SOC110: Introduction to Sociology

An introduction to the sociological perspective with a focus on how individual behavior is shaped by the social context. The nature and characteristics of human societies and social life are examined from a perspective known as the "sociological imagination". Topics range from the influence of culture on human behavior, the development of the self, group dynamics, deviance, population, and social inequality. Fulfills requirement: Intercultural Competence.
3 credits.

Instructor: Theodora Sakellarides

SPA101: Elementary Spanish Level I

Introductory course in Spanish. Aimed at developing basic communicative proficiency in Spanish. Also offers insights into Hispanic cultures. Fulfills requirement:Language and Culture.*Note: This course does not satisfy LAC, Formative, or any Constellation requirement for students enrolled prior to Fall 2019.
3 credits.

Instructor: Gabriela McEvoy

Graduate Course Offerings

EXSC 749: Sport Psychology

This course examines psychological theories and research related to sport and exercise behavior. A broad range of topics is discussed that are applicable to different career paths in exercise science and allied health professions.
3 credits

Instructor: Jody Langdon

PSY 811: Grief Counseling

This course will cover theories for understanding grief, as well as strategies and resources that can be utilized for helping clients who undergo grief and bereavement. Societal, cultural, familial, and personal factors that influence grief will be addressed. Additionally, students will be required to reflect on their personal values, thoughts, and emotions surrounding grief.
3 credits.

Instructor: Debra Perez