WGSST 4189.01S: Reproductive Rights and Justice

Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Mytheli Sreenivas
Terms offered: Spring

Description:

This class takes an interdisciplinary feminist approach to investigating the history and contemporary politics of reproduction. It focuses on both US and global contexts and links the academic investigation to service-learning in the Columbus community. Students will work with organizations who seek to further the goals of reproductive justice in policy, activist, legal, and healthcare contexts.

Prereq: 1110

PHILOS 5010S: Teaching Philosophy

Philosophy

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Julia Jorati
Terms offered: Spring

Description:

Design a set of philosophy lessons and team-teach some of these lessons to secondary school students. Background checks will be required; students may be responsible for associated fees.

Prereq: 6 cr hrs of Philos course work at the 2000-level or above, or Grad standing in Philos, or permission of instructor. GE service-learning course

ENGR 2797.11S: Service-Learning Trip to Montana de Luz, Honduras

Engineering

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Edgar Paul Casale
Terms offered: Spring

Description:

Students will take this course and then participate in the in-country field portion of the Engineering Service-Learning/Montana de Luz, Honduras program series. Students will travel to Honduras and implement and evaluate the projects they developed in the Spring Semester. In addition, the students will complete technical documentation and present their projects in a conference-style format. Application required. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.

ENGLISH 5189S: Comparative Studies Field School

English

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Cassie Rosita Patterson
Terms offered: Spring

Description:

Introduction to ethnographic field methods (participant-observation, writing field notes, photography, interviewing), archiving, and public humanities. An introduction to fieldwork is followed by a field experience (where students will reside together in local housing) followed by accessioning, exhibition planning and reflection. Maximum credit hours include those for CompStd 5189S.

Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 12 cr hrs. Cross-listed in CompStd

COMPSTD 5189S: Comparative Studies Field School

Comparative Studies

Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Cassie Rosita Patterson
Terms offered: Spring

Description:

Itroduction to ethnographic field methods (participant-observation, writing field notes, photography, interviewing), archiving, and public humanities. An introduction to fieldwork is followed by a field experience (where students will reside together in local housing) followed by accessioning, exhibition planning, and reflection. Maximum credit hours include those for English 5189S.

Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 12 cr hrs. Cross-listed in English.

PATHOL 4000.10S: Undergraduate Research in Molecular Pathology

Pathology
Class Number: 3759
Campus: Columbus
Instructor:
Terms offered: Spring
Sites:

Description:

Students will be doing lab research under Dr. Ramesh Ganju to analyze mechanisms that regulate various diseases.  Independent Study Course for any student wishing to complete their Senior Thesis.
Prereq: Permission of instructor. This course is graded S/U

Syllabus:

Not Available

ASL 4189S: Intersection of American Sign Language, Deaf Culture, and the Deaf Community

American Sign Language

Class Number: 33742
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Kristin Saxon, Marla Berkowitz
Terms offered: Spring
Sites:

Description:

Designed to increase student awareness of agencies and organizations that serve the central Ohio deaf community. Students will have the opportunity to use American Sign Language with fluent users and apply their understanding of cultural norms and expectations through providing needed services and support at those organizations.

Syllabus:

Not Available

THEATRE 5922S: Shakespeare and Autism

 

Theatre
Class Number: 24548
Campus: Columbus
Instructor:
Terms offered: Spring Semester
Sites:

Description:

An ensemble-based interdisciplinary course which provides elementary and/or middle school children within the Greater Columbus Area who have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with a series of interactive Shakespearean performance workshops. Students will receive training in the Hunter Heartbeat Method which uses Shakespeare text, themes, and storytelling.

Syllabus:

Yes (Current as of AU13)

THEATRE 3921S: Creation of Outreach Theatre

 

Theatre
Class Number: 23754
Campus: Columbus
Instructor:
Terms offered: Spring Semester, Autumn Semester
Sites: Variety of OSU locations

Description:

The InterACT Theatre Project for Social Change is a collaborative project co–sponsored by the Department of Theatre and the University Center for the Advancement of Teaching at The Ohio State University. The InterACT program is a novel and engaging way to help University community members talk about difficult or complex issues they face every day in a safe and controlled environment. These issues run the gamut from the experiences of student veterans, students in distress, diversity inclusion in the class to understanding the nuances of plagiarism amid the growing global community and the ramifications of the internet.

Syllabus:

Not Available

SPANISH 5689S: Spanish in Ohio: An Experiential Course

 

Spanish
Class Number: 23279
Campus: Columbus
Instructor:
Terms offered: Autumn Semester,Spring Semester
Sites: OCHLA, Ohio Hispanic Coalition, Columbus Global Academy, LASER at OSU, Vineyard Church’s ESL program.

Description:

This course is based around interaction with Hispanic communities in Ohio and intensive & extensive practice with Spanish as spoken by native speakers from the U.S. & abroad. Students will work tutoring and mentoring children in after-school and summer programs.
Syllabus:

Not Available