Master of Arts in Liberal Studies

Graduate Courses

MALS Courses Offered in the Past Five Years

Liberal Studies 542 Revolution and Reform in Chinese Agriculture
English 553 British Romanticism and Its Contexts
Anthropology 541 Global Health: Critical Perspectives
Spanish 583 From Los olvidados to Roma: Contemporary Mexican Cinema
Liberal Studies 546 Politics & Policy in America: Does the Government We Want Give Us the Policy We Need?
Biology 550 Fire Ecology in the Pacific Northwest
Liberal Studies 572 The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde
Theatre 536 20th Century Avant-Garde Theatre Histories
Literature 500 Introduction to Literary Theory
Art 530 Art & Life in Renaissance Florence

Anthropology 520 Race, Labor, and the Immigrant Experience
Art 508 Renaissance Space
Art 544 Video, Media, Politics (1968-Present)
Art 551 Theories of Visuality
Biology 505 The Biological Legacy of Lewis and Clark
Biology 530 Science and Society: Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Classics 531 Socrates and Plato
Dance 560 Gender, Form, and Identity in Contemporary Dance
English 530 Race and Region: Representing the American South
English 540 August Wilson's Twentieth Century Cycle
History 510 Family History in the 20th-Century U.S.
History 544 The Psychoanalytic Tradition
Liberal Studies 505 Transformation and Identity in Roman Empire
Liberat Studies 509 Religious Reformations & Social Transformations in Early Modern Europe
Liberal Studies 511 Horror and the Sublime in Russian Culture
Liberal Studies 520 Turn-of-the-Century Vienna and Prague
Liberal Studies 524 American Dead and Undead
Liberal Studies 525 Hindu Religious Traditions
Liberal Studies 534 The Politics of Genre
Liberal Studies 537 Women in the Ancient World
Liberal Studie 538 The Immigrant as Protagonist
Liberal Studies 552 Classical Traditions and Receptions
Liberal Studies 554 Media, Persons & Publics in a Globalized World
Liberal Studies 556 Race and the Immigrant Experience
Liberal Studies 558 Islam in the Modern World
Liberal Studies 564 The Modern Middle East: History, Culture, Politics
Liberal Studies 575 The Art of Speech
Liberal Studies 578 Politics, Culture, and the Great Depression
Literature 510 Modern Turkish Literature: East West Trajectories
Literature 524 Red Sci-Fi: Science Fiction in Soviet Literature and Film
Literature 528 Late Tolstoy: From Anna Karenina to a Religious Teaching
Literature 537 James Joyce
Literature 547 The Literature of Love
Literature 550 The Unknown Holocaust Cinema
Literature 554 The Novels of Vladimir Nabokov: a Study
Literature 571 Critical Race Theory
Mathematicx 547 The Geometry of Light
Music 560 Music and the Black Freedom Struggle
Political Science 553 American Climate Change Politics
Theatre 521 "The Mirror Up to Nature": Reading Theatre History
Theatre 540 Race in American Theatre