Course Offerings

Please note that the following list consists of all Master of Liberal Studies courses offered. To find courses offered during a particular semester, see http://www4.uwm.edu/schedule/.

LIBRLST 701 - Traditions and Transformations I: (4 units; G)
A fundamental contemporary issue explored through a historical perspective; emphasis on the humanities. Interdisciplinary resources, methods, theories. Required special programs outside regular class hours. Not retakable. Prereq: grad st; admis to MLS Prog.
LIBRLST 702 - Traditions And Transformations II: (4 units; G)
Continuation of LibrlSt 701, exploring a contemporary issue within a more recent modern/postmodern context. Required special programs outside regular class hours emphasize course topics. Retakable w/chg in topic to 12 cr max. Prereq: grad st; LibrlSt 701(P)
LIBRLST 721 - Special Topics in Liberal Studies: (3 units; G)
Topics in human culture emphasizing the pervasiveness of a particular idea, belief, process, or other cultural construct in many facets of human society. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; admis to MLS Prog
LIBRLST 722 - Special Topics in Contemporary Cultural Studies: (3 units; G)
Topics in contemporary culture; emphasis on literature, experimental arts/film, mass culture, performance; new approaches to study of culture, including media theory, multi-culturalism, feminism, post-colonialism. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; admis to MLS Prog
LIBRLST 797 - Special Topics In International Liberal Studies: (3 units; G)
Examination of a belief, idea, process, or other cultural construct in an international setting. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; admis to mls prog
LIBRLST 798 - Liberal Studies Master's Project (4 units; G)
Culmination of student's studies in MLS Program; may take any form appropriate to interdisciplinary focus of student's study prog, e.g. research paper, performance, literary/exhibition project. Prereq: grad st; 20 cr in the MLS Prog.
LIBRLST 799 - Independent Work in Liberal Studies (1-3 units; G)
Independent reading or project; topic selected in consultation with supervising professor. Prereq: grad st; admis to MLS Prog.
LIBRLST 888 - Candidate for Degree (0 units; G)
Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement. Fee for 1 cr will be assessed. Prereq: grad st.
LIBRLST 901 - Seminar on Philosophical Approaches to Science (3 units; G)
The nature and function of sciences, the logic of the scientific method as it relates to health, and implications of research and practices in health care. C L Sci 901 & LibrlSt 901 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.