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Summer Session for High Schoolers

Course & Workshop List

Summer 2018

The list below represents all undergraduate and pre-college courses open to high school students in the Tufts Summer Session for High Schoolers program. Summer Session for High Schoolers is a non-residential program that offers high school students the opportunity to enroll in Tufts University courses. All Courses are available for credit, while Workshops are not offered for credit.

Rising High School Juniors (Class of 2020) and Seniors (Class of 2019) are eligible for all workshops and courses listed. Rising High School Sophomores (Class of 2021) are eligible for all Studio Art Courses & Workshops. Note that courses not listed below are not open to students in this program.

A short application is required before high school students can be enrolled. Apply early to assure your placement in the courses you want!

This course list is subject to change.

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American Studies
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S AMER 0014B Introduction to Sociology Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Slodden Medford/Somer. 26 Winthrop Street 113
A&S AMER 0092B Popular Culture in America Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM King Medford/Somer. TBA

Anthropology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ANTH 0149B Anthroplogy & Global Culture (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Abowd Medford/Somer. Online

Archaeology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ARCH 0026A Ancient Egypt (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Harrington Medford/Somer. Online

Art & Art History
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S FAH 0052B Picasso to Pollock Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:00 PM Law Medford/Somer. Tisch Library 304

Astronomy
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S AST 0006B From the Big Bang to Humankind Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Kenny Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 112
A&S AST 0010B Wanderers in Space: Exploration & Discovery Second 7/3-8/10 TWTh 6:00-8:15 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA

Biology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S BIO 0006B From the Big Bang to Humankind Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Kenny Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 112
A&S BIO 0010B Plants & Humanity (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Ellmore Medford/Somer. Online
A&S BIO 0013B Cells & Organisms, w/Lab Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Fuhrman Medford/Somer. Robinson Hall 253

Chemistry
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CHEM 0002B Chemical Principles (Lecture) Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 9:30-11:15 AM Palluccio Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 106
A&S CHEM 0002BL Chemical Principles (Lab) Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-5:00 PM Palluccio Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 200
A&S CHEM 0002BR Chemical Principles (Recitation) Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-2:00 PM Palluccio Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 106
A&S CHEM 0006B From the Big Bang to Humankind Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Kenny Medford/Somer. Pearson Chemical Laboratory 112

Chinese
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CHNS 0001A Elementary Chinese I (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Wang Medford/Somer. Online
A&S CHNS 0002B Elementary Chinese II (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Wang Medford/Somer. Online

Classics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CLS 0026A Ancient Egypt (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Harrington Medford/Somer. Online
A&S CLS 0075B Classical Mythology (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Harrington Medford/Somer. Online

College Prep Workshops
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ACL 0002B1 Admissions Essay Writing Series Second 7/3-8/10 MW 3:00-4:30 PM Clemence Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S ACL 0002B2 Admissions Essay Writing Series Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 3:00-4:30 PM Clemence Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S ACL 0002B3 Summer Standardized Exam - Reading Second 7/3-8/10 MT 1:00-2:15 PM Clemence Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S ACL 0002B4 Summer Standardized Exam - Math Second 7/3-8/10 WTh 1:00-2:15 PM Clemence Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S ACL 0002B5 College Prep 101 Second 7/3-8/10 F 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA

College Special Studies
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S CSS 0093B Tufts Summer Writing Program Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Clemence Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 271
A&S CSS 0093BB Health Science Honors Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Glickman-Simon Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 155
A&S CSS 0093BC Foundations of Law & Ethics Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM DeCaro Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 251
A&S CSS 0093BD Bioinformatics Inquiry Through Sequencing Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Duan Medford/Somer. Tisch Library 314

Computer Science
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SOE COMP 0020A Web Programming (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Chow Medford/Somer. Online
SOE COMP 0011B Introduction to Computer Science Second 7/3-8/10 MW 4:30-8:00 PM Strange Medford/Somer. Halligan Hall 111B

Drama
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S DR 0007B Introduction to Theatre Second 7/3-8/10 MW 5:00-8:00 PM Staff Medford/Somer. Halligan Hall 108
A&S DR 0010B Introduction to Acting Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Staff Medford/Somer. Halligan Hall 111A

Economics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S EC 0005B Principles of Economics (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Staff Medford/Somer. Online

English
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ENG 0005B Creative Writing: Fiction Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Hurka Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S ENG 0092B Popular Culture in America Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM King Medford/Somer. TBA

Environmental Studies
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S ENV 0010B Plants & Humanity (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Ellmore Medford/Somer. Online

Experimental College
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S EXP 0024B Comics & Graphic Novels Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Christine Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S EXP 0074B Famous Trials in U.S. History Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Pilarczyk Medford/Somer. Olin Center 107

French
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S FR 0001A Elementary French I (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Conditto Medford/Somer. Online
A&S FR 0002B Elementary French II (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Conditto Medford/Somer. Online

History
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S HIST 0076A Ancient Egypt (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Harrington Medford/Somer. Online
A&S HIST 0054B Europe Since 1815 Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Proctor Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S HIST 0082B Latin American History Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Corbett Medford/Somer. East Hall 113A
A&S HIST 0087B World of Islam Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Shadbash Medford/Somer. East Hall 113A
A&S HIST 0173B Boston History Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Herlihy Medford/Somer. Paige Hall 007

Japanese
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S JPN 0002B Elementary Japanese II Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Yagi Medford/Somer. Olin Center 110

Linguistics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S LING 0033A Logic (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Denby Medford/Somer. Online

Mathematics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S MATH 0010A Mathematics of Poverty & Inequality (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Boghosian Medford/Somer. Online
A&S MATH 0021A Introductory Statistics (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Garant Medford/Somer. Online
A&S MATH 0032A Calculus I (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Ruane Medford/Somer. Online
A&S MATH 0019B Mathematics of Social Choice Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Ben-Zvi Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 101
A&S MATH 0030B Introduction to Calculus Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Staff Medford/Somer. Bromfield-Pearson 002
A&S MATH 0032B Calculus I Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Hasselblatt Medford/Somer. Anderson Hall 309
A&S MATH TBA Coding Bootcamp Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 6:00-8:00 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA

Music
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S MUS 0005B Music as Culture Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 1:00-4:30 PM Jankowsky Medford/Somer. Perry and Marty Granoff
Music Center 271
A&S MUS 0068B Origins of Electronic Music (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Lehrman Medford/Somer. Online

Nutrition Undergraduate
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S NU 0101A Human Nutrition (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online McKay Medford/Somer. Online
A&S NU 0101B Human Nutrition Second 7/3-8/10 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM McKay Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100

Philosophy
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PHIL 0001A Introduction to Philosophy (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Denby Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PHIL 0033A Logic (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Denby Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PHIL 0001B Introduction to Philosophy Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM McConnell Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100A
A&S PHIL 0042B Western Political Thought II Second 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Evrigenis Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHIL 0054B Philosophy & Film Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM DeCaro Medford/Somer. TBA

Physics
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PHY 0001B Introductory Physics I, w/Lab (Lecture) Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Staff Medford/Somer. TBA
A&S PHY 0002B Introductory Physics II w/lab (Lecture) Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 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 7/3-8/10 MW 1:00-4:30 PM Evrigenis Medford/Somer. TBA

Psychology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S PSY 0001A Introduction to Psychology (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Cohen Knoepfler Medford/Somer. Online
A&S PSY 0001B Introduction to Psychology Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Cohen Knoepfler Medford/Somer. Lane Hall 100A
A&S PSY 0013B Social Psychology (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Sommers Medford/Somer. Online

Sociology
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S SOC 0001B Introduction to Sociology Second 7/3-8/10 MTWTh 10:45 AM-12:30 PM Slodden Medford/Somer. 26 Winthrop Street 113

Spanish
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
A&S SPN 0001A Elementary Spanish I (Online) First 5/23-6/29 Online Online Rosso-O'Laughlin Medford/Somer. Online
A&S SPN 0002B Elementary Spanish II (Online) Second 7/3-8/10 Online Online Rosso-O'Laughlin Medford/Somer. Online
A&S SPN 0004B Intermediate Spanish II Second 7/3-8/10 TWTh 6:00-8:15 PM Older Medford/Somer. Olin Center 109

Studio Art (Courses)
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SMFA GRAC 0002A Graphic Design: Beginner Intensive First 6/18-6/28 MTWTh 9:00 AM-12:00 PM Hodara Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRAC 0030A Adobe Illustrator: Introduction First 5/23-6/29 MW 5:30-9:30 PM Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRAC 0063A Graphic Design: Intermediate First 5/23-6/29 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRAC 0064A Visualizing Information First 5/23-6/29 TTh 6:00-9:30 PM Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRAC 0012B Fundamentals of 2D Design Second 7/3-8/10 MW 6:00-9:30 PM Staff Boston-Fenway TBA

Studio Art (Workshops)
School  Course # Title Session Dates Days Times Instructor Campus Room
SMFA DRWC 0001A Drawing: Introduction First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA DRWC 0063A Expressive Figure Drawing First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA DRWC 0090A In the Mix: Combining Drawing and Painting First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Carter Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA GRAC 0056A Photoshop: Introduction First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PAIC 0016A Painting: Introduction First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PRTG 0001A Beginning Screenprinting First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA SCPT 0001A 3D Modeling and CAD First 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Davies Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA CERC 0018B Basics of Ceramics Second 5/23-6/29 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA CERC 0064B Ceramics: Wheel Throwing Second 7/3-8/10 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA MTLC 0033B Small Scale Forging Second 7/3-8/10 TBA TBA Franklin Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHTC 0005B Introduction to Analog Photography Second 7/3-8/10 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA
SMFA PHTC 0030B Introduction to Digital Photography Second 7/3-8/10 TBA TBA Staff Boston-Fenway TBA

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