Fall Semester 2014

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School of Graduate & Adult Education

School of Graduate & Adult Education Admissions

540 Upland Avenue
Reading, PA 19611
Phone: 610.796.5187 or
888.258.3764 X6
Fax: 610.796.8367
eMail: gradandadult@alvernia.edu

Office Hours
Mon - Thurs 8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fri 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sat. 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Classroom Courses - Main Campus

Adult Education Courses

 
Behavioral Health History
Biology Mathematics
Business Music
Communication Nursing
Criminal Justice Philosophy
Economics Psychology
English Social Work
Healthcare Science Theology

Behavioral Health

BH 201-01: Foundations of Addictions   
August 25 - December 5   
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

BH 204-01: Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy  
August 25 - December 5  
Monday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  
Dates: 9/14, 9/28, 10/19, 11/9, 12/7

BH 300-01: Case Management
August 25 - December 5 
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

BH 304-01: Counseling Techniques II
August 25 - October 15
Dates: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

BH 305-01: Group Counseling I   
August 25 - December 5
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BH 400-20: Marriage and Family Counseling
October 16 - December 5
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.   

BH 404-01: Practicum Field Experience   
August 25 - December 5
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

BH 405-01: Practicum Field Exp   
August 25 - December 5
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

BH 406-01: Practicum Field Exp   
August 25 - December 5
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

BH 407-01: Practicum Field Exp   
August 25 - December 5
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Biology

BIO 203-20: Biosphere
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Business

BUS 101-10: Financial Accounting   
August 25 - October 15   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.             

BUS 206-10: Management Principles
August 25 - October 15  
Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.    
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BUS 208-10: Sales & Sales Management
August 25 - October 15  
Monday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.  

BUS 250-20: Accounting Principles
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.      
    
BUS 280-20: Human Resources Management   
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

BUS 304-20: Federal Taxation
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.      

BUS 305-10:Accounting Information Systems
August 25 - October 15  
Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m. 
*Blended with additional online instruction. 

BUS 309-20: Advertising & Promotion
October 16 - December 5   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BUS 311-20: Principles of Management Info Systems
October 16 - December 5   
Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BUS 322-10: Current Issues in HR Management
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

BUS 332-10: Operations Management   
August 25- October 15  
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.
*Blended with additional online instruction.     

BUS 342-10: Business Law   
August 25- October 15   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.      

BUS 400-10: Cost Accounting   
August 25 - October 15   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.     

BUS 402-20: Auditing   
October 16 - December 4  
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.          

BUS 420-20: Employment Law   
October 16 - December 4  
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

BUS 426-10: Strategic Management   
August 25 - October 15     
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.    

BUS 450-10: Org Leadership, Gov & Accountability   
August 25 - October 15   
Monday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Communication

COM 101-10: Composition and Research   
August 25 - October 15  
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.     
      
COM 131-10: Writing for the Media   
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

COM 234-20: Intercultural Communications
October 16 - December 4  
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.         

COM 344-20: Writing for the Workplace   
October 16 - December 4  
Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Economics

ECON 248-10: Macroeconomics   
August 25 - October 15   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

ECON 249-20: Microeconomics   
October 16 - December 4   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

English

ENG 305-10: Early American Fiction 
August 25 - October 15   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.        

Healthcare Science

HCS 300-20: Writing for Healthcare Science
October 16 - December 4
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 
*Blended course with additional online instruction

HCS 310-10: Health & Wellness over the Life Span
August 25 - October 15
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.
*Blended course with additional online instruction

History

HIS 260-20: Pennsylvania & Local History   

October 16 - December 14  
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

Mathematics

MAT 208-S1: Introductory Statistics   
August 25 - December 5   
Friday, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.      

Music

MUS 221-20: American Music   
October 16 - December 4   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Nursing

NUR 303-1RN: Preparation for Professional Writing   
August 25 - October 15   
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.
*Blended with additional online instruction.       

NUR 303-2RN: Preparation for Professional Writing   
October 16 - December 4  
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 11/1, 11/15  
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 307-1RN: Concepts & Theories   
August 25 - October 15    
Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 307-2RN: Concepts & Theories   
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 316-1RN: Health Assess/Lifespan for Prof Nurses   
August 25 - October 15   
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 318-2RN: Dev Cultural Competency & Global Aware   
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 320-2RN: Intro to Healthcare Informatics   
October 16 - December 4   
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 403-RN: Health Restoration/Aging Population   
August 25 - December 5   
Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.           

NUR 405-RN: Health Promotion in Families & Communities   
August 25 - December 5   
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       

NUR 411-1RN: Nursing Leadership & Management   
August 25 - October 15   
Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

NUR 419-RN: Research Methods for Professional Nurses   
August 25 - December 4  
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Philosophy

PHI 200-10: Ethics: Values & Quality of Life
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

PHI 210-20: Professional Ethics
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Psychology

PSY 208-10: Human Development Across the Life Span   
August 25 - October 15 
Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.    
*Blended with additional online instruction.

PSY 215-20: Multicultural Issues  
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

PSY 303-20: Psychology of Personality   
October 16 - December 4  
Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.      

PSY 306-20: Group Dynamics   
October 17 - December 10   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

PSY 350-20: Industrial & Organizational Psychology  
October 17 - December 10   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

Social Work

SW 401-10: SW Practice II   
October 16 - December 4   
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

SW 402-02: Senior Field Education I  
August 25 - December 5   
Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

SW 405-20: Methods in Social Research  
October 16 - December 4  
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

SW 407-02: Senior Field Education II Seminar
August 25 - December 5  
Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m. 

Theology

THE 210-10: Medical Moral Theology   
August 25 - October 15   
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.

THE 210-20: Medical Moral Theology   
October 16 - December 4   
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.       
*Blended with additional online instruction.



This course schedule is provided for the information of the student. It is subject to change as deemed appropriate by the University in order to fulfill its role and mission or by regulatory and/or accrediting bodies specifically impacting the programs. Changes may be implemented without prior notice and without obligation, and, unless specified otherwise, are effective when made.