Fall Semester 2012

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The Philadelphia Center
Office of Graduate & Adult Education Admissions


1355 West Cheltenham Avenue
Melrose Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215.635.4734 or
888.258.3764 X7
Fax: 215.635.4590
eMail: philadelphia@alvernia.edu

Office Hours
Mon - Thur 8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fri 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sat 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Classroom Courses - Philadelphia Center

 Continuing Studies Courses

 
 Art  Mathematics
 Behavioral Health
 Music
 Biology  Physical Education
 Communication  Philosophy
 Computer Information Systems  Political Science
 Criminal Justice  Psychology
 Economics
 Sociology
 English  Social Work
 French  Spanish
 History  Theology


 Graduate Courses

 
 Interdisciplinary Courses
 Master of Arts in Community Counseling
 Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
 

Art

ART 215-17: Art: Prehistoric through Middle Ages   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

Behavioral Health

BH 201-17: Foundations of Addictions   
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

BH 202-17: Origins of Mental Illness   
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

BH 202-27: Origins of Mental Illness  
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BH 203-27: Neuropharmacology
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

BH 204-17: Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy
August 27 - October 13
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 220-17D: Intervention & Prevention
August 27 - October 17
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
   
BH 230-27D: Assessment & Evaluation   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
   
BH 240-27: Addictive Behaviors   
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

BH 300-17: Case Management   
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

BH 303-17: Counseling Techniques I
August 25 - October 13
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BH 304-27: Counseling Techniques II
October 20 - December 8 
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BH 305-17: Group Counseling I
August 25 - October 13
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BH 306-27: Group Counseling II   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

BH 330-27: Crisis Intervention   
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
BH 400-17: Marriage & Family Counseling
August 25 - October 13  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

BH 402-27: Management of Human Services Agencies
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8

BH 404-P7: Practicum Field Exp   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.
   
BH 405-P7: Practicum Field Exp   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 406-P7: Practicum Field Exp
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 407-P7: Practicum Field Exp   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 411-27: Counseling Special Popu: Minorities   
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
BH 413-17: Special Issues Seminar: Eating Disorders   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

Biology

BIO 109-17: Human Biology   
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

Communication

COM 101-17D: Composition and Research
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
   
COM 101-27: Composition and Research
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

COM 103-27D: Fundamentals of Speech
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
   
COM 213-27: Interpersonal Communication
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

COM 344-17: Writing for the Workplace   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m. 

Computer Information Systems

CIS 115-27D: Technology for the Workplace   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  

Criminal Justice

CJ 101-17: Introduction to Criminal Justice   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

CJ 101-27: Introduction to Criminal Justice
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

CJ 101-27D: Introduction to Criminal Justice   
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   

CJ 175-17D: Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

CJ 175-27: Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation  
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.
   
CJ 201-27: Criminal Law   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

CJ 218-27: Multicultural Issues in Criminal Justice   
October 18 - December 11   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

CJ 221-17: Research Methods I For Criminal Justice   
August 27 - October 13
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
CJ 272-17: Probation & Parole
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

CJ 274-27: Corrections & Rehabilitation   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

CJ 275-17: Criminology  
August 25 - October 13  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.
   
CJ 301-17: Organized Crime   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
CJ 302-17: Judicial Process & Procedures
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

CJ 308-27: Commercial Security Management
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

CJ 309-27: White Collar Crime  
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.
   
CJ 377-17: Juvenile Delinquency & Justice
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
CJ 379-17: Ethics in Criminal Justice
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
   
CJ 403-27: Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

CJ 408-P7: Agency Practicum   
August 27 - December 11   
TBA 

CJ 422-17: Crisis Management
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

Economics

ECON 248-17: Macroeconomics   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

ECON 249-27: Microeconomics   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

English

ENG 290-27: ST: African American Literature  
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

ENG 310-17: Modern Novel   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

French

FRE 101-17: Elementary French I   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

FRE 102-27: Elementary French II   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

History

HIS 112-27: The Study of American History
October 18 - December 11  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

HIS 255-17: Historical Biography
August 25 - October 13  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Mathematics

MAT 101-17: Survey of Mathematics   
August 27 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  

Music

MUS 121-27: Introduction to Music
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

MUS 331-27: Women in the Arts
October 20 - December 8
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Physical Education

PED 304-27: Wellness for Life   
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

Philosophy

PHI 105-17D: Introduction to Philosophy
August 27 - October 17
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

PHI 105-27: Introduction to Philosophy
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.
   
PHI 200-27D: Ethics: Values & Quality of Life
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PHI 210-17: Professional Ethics
August 25 - October 13
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

PHI 335-27: Philosophy of Love & Friendship
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m. 

Political Science

POS 111-17: American Democratic Government
August 25 - October 13  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

POS 225-27: Contemporary World Affairs
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

POS 317-17: The Presidency
August 27 - October 17
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

Psychology

PSY 101-17: Introductory Psychology
August 25 - October 13
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

PSY 101-27: Introductory Psychology
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

PSY 208-17: Human Development Across the Life Span
August 25 - October 13
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

PSY 215-27: Multicultural Issues   
October 18 - December 11   
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

PSY 330-27: Crisis Management in Mental Health Field
October 18 - December 11  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sociology

SOC 111-17: Principles of Sociology  
August 25 - October 13  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Dates: 8/25, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
*Blended with additional online instruction.

SOC 306-27: Racial & Cultural Relations   
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

Social Work

SW 201-17: Introduction to Social Work   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

SW 202-27: Social Services to Children
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Spanish

SPA 101-17: Spanish for Beginners I
August 25 - October 17
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

SPA 102-27: Spanish for Beginners II
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Theology

THE 105-17D: Foundations of Theology   
August 25 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   

THE 105-27: Foundations of Theology
October 18 - December 11
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

THE 300-27: Theology of Marriage & Sexuality
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

THE 306-27D: Biblical Studies: Gospel Portrait/Jesus
October 18 - December 11
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.   

THE 308-17: Biblical Studies: Old Testament Studies   
August 25 - October 17   
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

THE 309-27: Biblical Studies: New Testament Studies
October 20 - December 8  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8
*Blended with additional online instruction.

THE 380-17D: Christ and the Church   
August 27 - October 13   
Tuesday/Thursday, 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  

Graduate Courses

Interdisciplinary Courses

COR 510-07: Moral Leadership   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

COR 600-07: Organizational and Professional Ethics   
August 27 - December 11   
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies

LAS 537-07: Introduction to Research Methods   
August 27 - December 11   
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

LAS 590-07: Special Topics: Grant Writing   
August 27 - December 11   
Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

LAS 603-07: Culture, Ecology and Religion   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

LAS 638-07: Sustaining Our Environment   
August 27 - December 11   
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.
   
LAS 670-07: Seminar with Supervised Field Experience   
August 27 - December 11   
Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

Master of Arts in Community Counseling

MCC 500-07: Introduction to Counseling   
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

MCC 510-07: Human Development Across the Life Span
August 27 - December 11   
Monday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.   

MCC 540-07: Addiction and Society   
August 27 - December 11   
Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
*Teleconference with main campus MCC 540-01

MCC 545-07: Family Therapy Concepts and Methods
August 27 - December 11
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.   

MCC 670-07: Internship I
August 27 - December 14
Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.