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Undergraduate Courses for High School Students

The below list represents all Undergraduate courses open to High School Juniors & Seniors. All courses are available for credit with the exception of Intensives & Workshops, which do not offer credit.Admission to Tufts Pre-College Program is required. Admissions credentials determine eligibility for enrollment. Other summer courses, not listed here, are not available for pre-college (high school) registration.

Note: Credit value is listed according to the Tufts credit load system. Tufts University expresses academic load in terms of units, rather than credit hours. One Tufts "unit" (or credit) is transferred as three or four credit hours at other institutions. Details are provided on the Tufts University transcript.

Tufts Credit:
       1.0 course credits is equal to 4 semester hours at other institutions
       0.5 course credits is equal to 2 semester hours at other institutions
Course Numbers:
        0001 - 0099: strictly undergraduate
        0100 - 0199: undergraduate or graduate
        0200 & Up: strictly graduate

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Anthropology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ANTH 0010B Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Abowd Medford/Somer. Tisch Library 314

Archaeology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ARCH 0026A Ancient Egypt, Civilization of the Nile & Near East (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Harrington Medford/Somer. Online

Astronomy
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S AST 0010B Wanderers in Space: Exploration & Discovery Second 7/5-8/11 TWTh 6:00-8:15 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA

Biology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S BIO 0010B Plants & Humanity (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime Ellmore Medford/Somer. Online

Chinese
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CHNS 0001A Elementary Chinese (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Wang Medford/Somer. Online
A&S CHNS 0002B Elementary Chinese (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime Wang Medford/Somer. Online

Classics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CLS 0075B Classical Mythology Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Harrington Medford/Somer. Barnum Hall 104

Computer Science
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SOE COMP 0020A Web Programming (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Chow Medford/Somer. Online
SOE COMP 0050A Fundamentals of Computational Design (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Hassoun Medford/Somer. Online

Drama
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S DR 0007B Introduction to Theatre Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-7:45 PM Staff Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100
A&S DR 0010B Introduction to Acting Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Yakubovskaya Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 251

Economics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S EC 0005B Principles of Economics (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime McMillan Medford/Somer. Online
A&S EC 0007B Principles of Finance Second 7/5-8/11 TWTh 6:00-8:15 PM Murphy Medford/Somer. Braker Hall 113

English
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ENG 0005B Creative Writing: Fiction Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Hurka Medford/Somer. Olin Center 103
A&S ENG 0092B Popular Culture in America Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM King Medford/Somer. Tisch Library 314
A&S ENG 0092BA Digital Rhetoric Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Crano Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 005

Environmental Studies
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ENV 0010B Plants & Humanity (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 TBA TBA Ellmore Medford/Somer. Online

French
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S FR 0001A Elementary French I (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Conditto Medford/Somer. Online
A&S FR 0002B Elementary French II (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime Conditto Medford/Somer. Online

History
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S HIST 0054B Europe Since 1815 Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Proctor Medford/Somer. Eaton Hall 333
A&S HIST 0087B Middle East/Central Asia: World of Islam Second 7/5-8/11 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Shadbash Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100
A&S HIST 0171B Modern Africa Through Film & Fiction Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Schaefer Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100
A&S HIST 0173B Boston History Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Herlihy Medford/Somer. Olin Center 102

Mathematics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S MATH 0021A Introductory Statistics (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Garant Medford/Somer. Online
A&S MATH 0032A Calculus I (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Ruane Medford/Somer. Online
A&S MATH 0019B Math of Social Choice Second 7/5-8/11 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Abhishek Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 002
A&S MATH 0030B Introduction to Calculus Second 7/5-8/11 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Ben-Zvi Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 007
A&S MATH 0032B Calculus I Second 7/5-8/11 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Lin Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 003

Nutrition
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S NU 0101A Human Nutrition (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime McKay Medford/Somer. Online
A&S NU 0101B Human Nutrition Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM McKay Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 271

Philosophy
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PHIL 0001A Introduction to Philosophy (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Denby Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PHIL 0091A Seeing Differently: Insiders and Outsiders
in Philosophy & Photography (Online)
First 5/24-6/18 Online Anytime DeCaro
White
Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PHIL 0001B Introduction to Philosophy Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-9:30 PM McConnell Medford/Somer. Tisch Library 314

Physics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PHY 0001B Introductory Physics I, with Lab (Lecture) Second 7/5-8/11 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0001BL Introductory Physics I (LAB) Second 7/5-8/11 W 2:00-4:40 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0001BR Introductory Physics I, with Lab (Recitation) Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 1:30-2:20 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002B Introductory Physics II, with Lab (Lecture) Second 7/5-8/11 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Napier Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BLA Introductory Physics II & Physics 12 (Shared Lab) Second 7/5-8/11 T 2:30-5:00 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BLB Introductory Physics II & Physics 12 (Shared Lab) Second 7/5-8/11 W 8:00-10:30 AM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BLC Introductory Physics II & Physics 12 (Shared Lab) Second 7/5-8/11 T 8:00-10:30 AM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BLD Introductory Physics II & Physics 12 (Shared Lab) Second 7/5-8/11 W 5:00-7:30 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BRA Introductory Physics II, with Lab (Recitation) Second 7/5-8/11 MW 9:45-10:35 AM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002BRB Introductory Physics II, with Lab (Recitation) Second 7/5-8/11 TTh 1:30-2:20 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA

Political Science
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PS 0042B Western Political Thought II Second 7/5-8/11 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Evrigenis Medford/Somer. Olin Center 103

Psychology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PSY 0001A Introduction to Psychology (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Cohen Knoepfler Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PSY 0001B Introduction to Psychology Second 7/5-8/11 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Cohen Knoepfler Medford/Somer. Halligan Hall 111A
A&S PSY 0013B Social Psychology (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime Sommers Medford/Somer. Online

Spanish
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S SPN 0001A Elementary Spanish I (Online) First 5/24-6/30 Online Anytime Rosso-O'Laughlin Medford/Somer. Online
A&S SPN 0002B Elementary Spanish II (Online) Second 7/5-8/11 Online Anytime Rosso-O'Laughlin Medford/Somer. Online
A&S SPN 0004B Intermediate Spanish II Second 7/5-8/11 TWTh 6:00-8:15 PM Older Medford/Somer. Olin Center 218

Studio Art (Courses)
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SMFA DRW 0063C1 Expressive Figure Drawing First 6/12-6/28 MW 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Metcalf Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA SCP 0019C1 Digital Techniques: Laser-Cut Jewelry First 5/30-6/22 TTh 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Davies Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA DRW 001201 Mixed Media Exploration: Drawing from Nature Other 5/24-6/28 TWTh 6:00-10:30 PM Haynes Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTL 000301 Creations in Metal: Build your own Cabinet of Curiosity Other 7/6-8/1 TTh 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Davies Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PAI 001601 Acrylic Painting/Introduction to Painting Continued Other 5/24-6/28 MW 6:00-10:30 PM Brodell Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHT 000401 Digital Photography: Beyond the Basics Other 5/24-6/28 MW 9:00 AM-1:30 PM O'Connor Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHT 000501 Introduction to Analog Photography Other 7/5-8/9 MW 6:00-10:15 PM Martin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHT 002901 Contemporary Photography: 1960 to Present Other 7/5-8/9 MW 1:00-5:15 PM Martin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHT 003001 Introduction to Digital Photography Other 7/6-8/10 TTh 6:00-10:15 PM Martin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA CER 0018C1 Ceramics: Handbuilding and Construction Second 7/5-8/9 MW 6:00-10:15 PM Moccia Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRA 0012C1 Graphic Design Fundamentals Second 7/5-8/9 MW 6:00-10:15 PM Dacey Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTL 0033B Small Scale Forging Second 7/5-8/9 MW 6:00-10:15 PM Franklin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTL 0036C1 Lost Wax Casting Second 7/17-8/9 MW 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Crane Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PRT 0017C1 Introduction to Woodcut/Monoprint Second 7/10-8/7 MW 9:00 AM-3:00 PM Reinauer Boston-Fenway TBA

Studio Art (Workshops & Intensives)
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SMFA DRW 0015N1 Introduction to Drawing: Intensive First 6/3-6/17 Sa 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Brodell Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA DRW 0090N1 In the Mix: Combining Drawing & Painting - Intensive First 6/12-6/16 MTWThF 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Carter Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRA 0013N1 Design a Book with Photoshop, Indesign, and Illustrator First 5/24-6/1 MTWTh 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Thayer Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRA 0036A The Art of Collage First 6/3-6/24 Sa 9:00 AM-1:00 PM Plume Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PAI 0007A Painting Through a Chinese Lens First 6/5-6/15 MTWTh 6:00-10:00 PM Yang Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PAI 0012N1 Quick and Loose: An Oil Painting a Day First 6/5-6/9 MTWThF 9:00 AM-1:00 PM Fischman Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PAI 0013N1 Color Theory: A Weekend Painting Workshop First 6/3-6/5 SaSu 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Rachins Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PRT 0038S1 Screenprinting A to Z: Intensive First 6/5-6/9 MTWThF 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Ito
Endo
Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA SCP 0024N1 Wood Construction for Artists First 6/26-6/30 MTWThF 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Franklin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA CER 0033N1 Wheel Throwing Workshop: Intensive Second 7/10-7/19 MWTh 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Kim Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA DRW 0004N1 Drawing Workshop: Beyond Observation Second 7/22-7/23 SaSu 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Dacey Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA FLM 0005B Animation and Motion Graphics: Intensive Second 7/10-7/14 MTWThF 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Decky Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRA 0007N1 Designing for Web & Print:Partnership
   w/ Blackstone Community Center
Second 6/17-6/25 SaSu 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Hodara Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRA 0035N1 Adobe Illustrator in a Day Second 6/3-6/4 SaSu 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Dacey Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTL 0037N1 Introduction to Enameling Second 7/8-7/16 SaSu 9:00 AM-5:30 PM Crane Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTL 0052N1 Sculpting Small Metal Relieves: Chasing and Repousse Second 7/28-7/30 FSaSu 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Priest Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PRT 0020N1 Introduction to Hand Papermaking Second 7/8-7/9 SaSu 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Shirley Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA VID 0030B Creating Video as Art Second 7/17-7/21 MTWThF 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Decky Boston-Fenway TBA

For more information about Tufts Pre-College Program or the Undergraduate Courses for Seniors,
phone 617-627-2000.