Curriculum
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课程设置 Curriculum Settings
课程设置 CSO暑校各校区课程涵盖加拿大本科教育阶段的所有基础课程。CSO根据加拿大各院校的学术准则为学生开设一般的3分课程和量身定制的6分课程,所有课程均符合加拿大高等教育体系的学术要求。 Curriculum Settings CSO summer campus courses cover all the basic courses of undergraduate education in Canada. Based on the academic guidelines of Canadian institutions, CSO offers a general three-point course and a customized six-point course, all of which meet the academic requirements of the Canadian higher education system. 课程分类 Course Classification
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Arts
西方艺术史:古代至中世纪 History of Western Art: Ancient to Medieval
本课程将使学生了解古代至中世纪时期的西方建筑、绘画、雕刻发展史。教材选取了一些具有代表性的艺术作品,具体探究了该等作品的艺术起源及其特有的视觉特征和所蕴含的历史意义。通过这些作品的风格和历史特征,我们可探究出当时的社会、文化、经济发展状况,以及人们日常生活的风俗习惯。 This course examines the history of Western Art (architecture, painting and sculpture) from the Ancient World to the Medieval by analyzing a selected group of representative monuments. The focus of the course is on the visual characteristics of different western civilizations, periods and styles. Besides, the course also introduces the social, cultural, and economic realities of various historical eras. The major chapters include the language of art, the art of ancient Greece, the art of the Etruscans, Romanesque art, and Gothic art. 学习教材:A History of Western Art by Laurie Scheneider Adams (5th edition)
Textbook:A History of Western Art by Laurie Scheneider Adams (5th edition)
西方艺术史:文艺复兴时期至当代 History of Western Art: Renaissance to the Present
本课程将使学生了解15世纪到20世纪60年代西方的建筑、绘画、雕刻史。教材选取了一些具有代表性的艺术作品,探究文艺复兴时期的历史背景和文化思想,艺术作品的风格、流派及创作规律,分析不同时期的艺术特色和视觉特征,全面系统地介绍了文艺复兴时期至当代的艺术发展、繁荣与创新过程。 This course examines the history of Western Art (architecture, painting and sculpture) from the 15th century to the 1960s by analyzing a selected group of representative monuments. The focus of the course is on the visual characteristics of different western civilizations, periods and styles. Besides, the course also introduces the social, cultural, and economic realities of various historical eras. Active learning tools are provided to support university students’ needs, especially for those who have little prior exposure to art history. The major chapters include the Early and High Renaissances, Neoclassicism and Romanticism, Post-impressionism, Conceptualism etc. 学习教材:A History of Western Art by Laurie Scheneider Adams (5th edition)
Textbook:A History of Western Art by Laurie Scheneider Adams (5th edition)
当代艺术概论 Introduction to Modern Art
本课程主要讲述19世纪中叶到20世纪中叶的艺术发展史。学生将了解前现代主义、表现主义的独创性,以及反学术主义和激进主义对社会变革和人们价值观的根深蒂固的影响。课程将重点探究第一次世界大战之前的令人瞩目的艺术发展史,分析世界大战期间创作的主要作品和艺术概念,研究当代艺术作品的创作起源和艺术特征。 The course provides an introduction to the Euro-American art in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Students study the way in which the modern art is produced, and the historical contexts of specific art works. The course also discusses the historical and cultural practices of modern art, especially the work of impressionists and abstract expressionists. The major chapters include the origins of modern art, cubism, early modern architecture, postwar European art, conceptual and activist art. 学习教材:History of Western Art by H. H. Arnason, Elizabeth C. Mansfield (7th edition)
Textbook:History of Western Art by H. H. Arnason, Elizabeth C. Mansfield (7th edition)
影视艺术 The Art of Film
影视是人类文明的一种重要艺术形式,同时也让人们的日常生活更加丰富多彩。本课程将带给学生前所未有的观影体验,并指导学生研究各大著名导演的电影风格、影像特色和拍摄技巧,分析作品中的人物心理和性格,了解作品所描述的环境和历史背景,以及作品所反映的文化思想和历史意义。 Movies are not only a way of entertainment and leisure, but fascinating combinations of arts that lead people to the imaginary worlds. This course fosters students’ aesthetics and the comprehension of arts from studying famous films, exploring the underlying information behind the films, and analyzing the characteristics of the main characters. The major chapters include principles of film form, types of movie, cinematograph, acting, editing, and sound. 学习教材:Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film by Richard Barsam, Dave Monaham (3rd edition)
Textbook:Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film by Richard Barsam, Dave Monaham (3rd edition)
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Economics and Commerce
财政会计学 Financial Accounting
本课程主要研究、分析会计循环中各项资金运用和资金来源的基本关系;研究资金审核方法以及通过会计核算提高经济效益的途径。学生将学习到货币资金、企业工资、福利及各项支出的清算方法,以及公司报表的分类、用途、编制要求和具体编制方法。 The course provides an introduction to the financial accounting system in modern firms, with an emphasis on the basic structure and the content of financial statements, as well as the reporting process. The focus of the course will be on the concepts and principles of financial accounting and how financial statements are measured, reported and interpreted. Specific topics includes monetary funds, company's wages and benefits, as well as the liquidation of various expenses. 学习教材:Financial Accounting by Robert Libby, Patricia A. Libby, Daniel G. Short (7th edition)
Textbook:Financial Accounting by Robert Libby, Patricia A. Libby, Daniel G. Short (7th edition)
劳动经济学 Labour Economics
本课程主要探究城市经济学与劳动经济学的基本特征及相互关系,重点研究不同的城市劳动经济理论模型,搜索匹配模型以及城市效率工资模型,从而引导学生能够从经济学角度分析引起社会热点的劳动经济问题,运用规范和实证的研究方法对劳动力市场运行机理、人力资本投资、收入分配、就业与失业、劳动关系等相关问题进行定性和定量分析。 This course studies and surveys the theoretical foundations and basic principles of labor economics, with a focus on labor supply, labor demand and their interactions. The course also helps students develop knowledge of wage theory, theory of human capital, the development and influence of labor unions, and bargaining theory and models. By replicating research publications in labor economics, the course also encourages students to explore the theories of discriminations, unemployment and market equilibrium. 学习教材:Urban Labour Economics by Yves Zenou
Textbook:Urban Labour Economics by Yves Zenou
宏观经济学 Macroeconomics
本课程将阐述宏观经济学的基本概念、基本理论框架、基本分析原则和工具,并指导学生根据这些原则和工具理解观察到的经济现象、分析现实经济问题,熟悉图形分析、实例分析以及简单的数学模型分析等基本分析方法和技巧,探究政府决策对整体经济行为和表现的影响。 This course introduces the theory of macroeconomics. The contents involved are the determination of national income, the price level, interest rates, the money supply, and the balance of payments. The principles of monetary and fiscal policy are also examined. The major chapters include: the art and science of economic analysis, demand, supply, and markets, unemployment and inflation, federal budgets and public policy. 学习教材:Macroeconomics: A contemporary Introduction by William A. Mceacchern (8th edition)
Textbook:Macroeconomics: A contemporary Introduction by William A. Mceacchern (8th edition)
数理经济学 Mathematical Economics
本课程较全面、系统地介绍数理经济学的基本理论及数学概念和数学方法在经济学中各种应用,利用边际分析法对消费者的需求和生产者的供给进行分析,讨论在给定消费者偏好、生产者技术和资源禀赋条件下的资源配置问题。课程强调数学概念在经济学中的实际应用背景,培养学生的抽象思维与逻辑推理能力,以及应用数学知识解决实际经济问题的能力。 This course introduces mathematical techniques through examples of their application to economic concepts. It covers mathematical techniques that are relevant to microeconomics, macroeconomics, and business economics. Topics include equilibrium analysis, linear models and matrix algebra, optimization of functions and their applications, economic analysis and integral calculus and so on. 学习教材:Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics (4th Edition) by Alpha C. Chiang and Kevin Wainwright.
Textbook:Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics (4th Edition) by Alpha C. Chiang and Kevin Wainwright.
微观经济学 Microeconomics
本节课程将系统介绍微观经济学的理论知识,主要包括市场机制和运作方式、市场结构、要素市场及公共领域的经济学、公司行为以及行业组织、劳动市场的经济学、消费者行为对市场走向的影响等,旨在让学生在掌握相关的基本概念和基本原理的基础上,利用所学的分析方法,解释经济现象和经济问题,理解经济运行规律,剖析各项经济决策。 This course provides an introduction to the theory of microeconomics. The contents involved are how markets work, markets and welfare, the economics of the public sector, firm behavior and the organization of industry, the economics of labor markets. How the behaviors of consumers influence the market will also be deeply discussed. The major chapters include ten principles of economics, supply, demand, and government policies, consumers, producers, and the efficiency of markets, monopoly, oligopoly. 学习教材:Principles of Microeconomics by N.Gregory Mankiw (6th edition)
Textbook:Principles of Microeconomics by N.Gregory Mankiw (6th edition)
货币经济学 Monetary Economics
本课程概述货币理论、货币对经济的影响、货币政策理论和实践等内容,包括货币范畴、货币需求理论、货币供给理论、利率理论和汇率理论,货币政策的需求与供给传导机制、货币政策对总产出和通货膨胀等宏观经济变量的影响,货币政策目标、货币政策工具、货币政策规则。课程有助于学生掌握货币经济运行规律,并运用货币经济学理论和方法分析现实货币经济问题。 This course is an introduction to financial markets, financial institutions and monetary policy. The first part of the course focuses on the application of economic analysis to understand the concepts of money, banking and financial market, the determination of interest rates and asset prices, as well as the financial structure and financial institutions. The second part of the course will be concerned with central banking, money supply and demand, monetary policy, inflation and wider issues in monetary authorities worldwide. 学习教材:The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets by M. Frederic and A. Serletis (7th ed)
Textbook:The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets by M. Frederic and A. Serletis (7th ed)
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Languages
初级日语(上) Elementary Japanese I
本课程针对日语初学者,培养学生基本的日语听、说、读、写等技能,指导学生准确地应用日语进行简单的日常交流、阅读简单的日语短文及进行简单的书面写作。 This course is designed for beginners or near beginners of Japanese, focusing on the four basic skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. It also offers an introduction to Japanese culture. 学习教材:Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese, Second Edition.
Textbook:Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese, Second Edition.
初级日语(下) Elementary Japanese II
本课程培养学生基本的日语听、说、读、写等技能,指导学生进一步准确地应用日语进行简单的日常交流、阅读简单的日语短文及进行简单的书面写作,为日语考级以及更高一级的日语学习打下基础。 This course is designed for students who have taken JPN 101 Introductory Japanese I. It focuses on the four basic skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, as well as Japanese grammar and vocabulary development. It also offers an introduction to Japanese culture. 学习教材:Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese, Second Edition.
Textbook:Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese, Second Edition.
入门法语(上) French Language I
本课程专为法语初学者而设,培养学生具备基本的法语听、说、读、写等技能,指导学生准确地应用法语进行简单的日常交流、阅读简单的法语短文及进行简单的书面写作,为学生进一步提高法语水平打下坚持的语言基础。 FRN 101 French Language I is designed for students who have not studied French or have little knowledge of French. This course aims to help students develop a basic proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Moreover, the course also exposes students to the francophone culture, including French in France, Quebecois French, Acadian French and others. 学习教材:Sur Le Vif by Hannelore Jarausch and Clare Tufts, Heinle Publication.
Textbook:Sur Le Vif by Hannelore Jarausch and Clare Tufts, Heinle Publication.
入门法语(下) French Language II
本课程为进阶版入门法语,旨在引导学生深入学习法语的语法知识,更加熟练地使用法语,能够进行一般层次的会话,理解他人口头表达的要点,运用法语应对生活中大部分的情况,而且能够进行一般难度的法语阅读和写作,就一些熟悉的主题和自己感兴趣的领域发表简单而有逻辑的看法。 FRN 102 French Language II is designed for students who have taken the FRN 101 French Language I. This course aims to help students develop a basic proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Moreover, the course also exposes students to the francophone culture, including French in France, Quebecois French, Acadian French and others. 学习教材:French B Course Companion- IB Diploma Programme by Trum and Christine, Oxford University Press.
Textbook:French B Course Companion- IB Diploma Programme by Trum and Christine, Oxford University Press.
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Humanities
哲学概论 Introduction to Philosophy
本课程将全面介绍西方哲学发展史,历数经典作家及其作品,通过研究柏拉图、亚里士多德、笛卡尔和休谟等哲学家的著作,系统学习社会和伦理、困惑和矛盾、存在理论和逻辑学等领域的相关知识。课程旨在激发学生的理论兴趣,训练学生的理论思维,培养学生的哲学态度,并引导学生进入哲学思考,从而提升学生的哲学理论境界。 This course covers the basic issues and classic writers in the western philosophical tradition. Areas such as ethics, metaphysics, theory of knowledge and logic will be surveyed by examining the writings of philosophers such as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes and Hume, as well as modern writers. 学习教材:Introduction to Philosophy by John Perry, Michael Bratman, John Martin Fischer (7th edition)
Textbook:Introduction to Philosophy by John Perry, Michael Bratman, John Martin Fischer (7th edition)
世界宗教(上) World Religion I
本课程系统概述欧洲、非洲和印度的宗教流派、宗教起源及发展史,从而使学生更加理解宗教对东西方文化造成的深远影响。 The course provides a comparative study on a variety of religions around the world, including Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism, religions in North America and South America, as well as African religions and East Asian Beliefs (i.e. in China, Korea and Japan). The course discusses the history and practices of different religious traditions and how religions are related to individual life. 学习教材:World Religion by Warren Matthews (6th edition)
Textbook:World Religion by Warren Matthews (6th edition)
世界宗教(下) World Religion II
本课程讲述中国、日本、伊拉克和伊朗等亚洲各国的宗教,让学生全面了解东方的各种宗教的理论及教义,及其对民众日常生活的影响。 Continued from RLG 101 World Religion I, the course provides a comparative study on a variety of religions around the world, including ancient religions of Iraq and Iran, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The course discusses the history and practices of different religious traditions and how religions are related to individual life. Furthermore, the course also explores the new forms of older religions and the relationship between religions and globalization. 学习教材:World Religion by Warren Matthews (6th edition)
Textbook:World Religion by Warren Matthews (6th edition)
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Mathematics
微积分(上) Calculus I
本课程从函数的功能以及几种模型讲起,探讨极限与连续性,继而讲解求导数的规律和应用、积分的应用、积分的技巧、微分方程、参数方程、极坐标、无穷序列与无穷级数。 The course aims to introduce the differential and integral calculus, emphasizing on techniques and applications as well as major theorems of calculus. Topics covered include Continuity, Derivatives and Rates of Change, Definite and Indefinite Integrals and the Net Change Theorem, Applications of Integration including Area between Curves and Volumes and so on. 学习教材:Calculus by James Stewart (8th Edition)
Textbook:Calculus by James Stewart (8th Edition)
微积分(中) Calculus II
本课程主要讲解关于坐标系的知识,后续内容包括微分函数、求极限等,旨在培养学生的抽象思维,并教授他们一些重要的计算方法。 With the background from MAT 110 Calculus I, students continue studying the differential and integral calculus for functions of a single variable, emphasizing techniques and applications as well as major theorems such as the fundamental theorem of calculus. Topics covered include trigonometric substitutions, miscellaneous substitutions, L’Hopital’s Rule, integrals, equations etc. 学习教材:James Stewart, Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th Edition
Textbook:James Stewart, Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th Edition
微积分(下) Calculus III
本课程内容包括:向量函数、偏导数、多重积分、矢量微积分、二阶微分方程。 This course focuses on the partial derivatives and their applications of both real scalar functions and real vector valued functions, double integrals and triple integrals, line integrals and surface integrals, several theorems about important relationships between different forms of integrals. 学习教材:Calculus by James Stewart (6th Edition)
Textbook:Calculus by James Stewart (6th Edition)
统计学概论 Introduction to Statistics
本课程介绍推论性统计和数据分析策略,内容包括概率论基础、统计数据及其来源、统计数据整理和显示、统计数据特征分析、参数估计、假设检验、方差分析、非参数检验、回归分析、时间序列和统计指数等。学习本课程,学生将理解概率和统计学的基本概念,掌握各种数据分析技术,掌握科学调查、科学研究的思路,运用概率统计方法解决实际问题。 This course provides an introduction the descriptive and inferential statistics and data analysis strategies. Topics include basic concepts of elementary probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, estimation, and hypothesis testing. 学习教材:Statistics for Business and Economics (9th edition) by Jay L. Devore.
Textbook:Statistics for Business and Economics (9th edition) by Jay L. Devore.
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Science
天文学(上) Astronomy I
本课程主要介绍天球与天球坐标系、时间计量和天文望远镜等天文观测的基础知识,同时还涉及引力和暗物质、系外行星等多个领域和方面。通过本课程的学习,学生能够系统地了解到很多不曾了解的事实,惊奇地发现许多令人惊叹的奥秘。 This course is designed for students who are interested in exploring the mysteries of the universe but without prior knowledge of Astronomy. Throughout the course, students will have an overall understanding of the Earth, the Moon and the planets in the solar system, as well as comets, and asteroids. Moreover, students will also learn to observe the night sky without a telescope. The topic will also include the use of telescopes and probes, the History of Astronomy, Human Activities in the Space and so on. 学习教材:The Cosmic Perspective by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit (8th edition)
Textbook:The Cosmic Perspective by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit (8th edition)
天文学(下) Astronomy II
本课程主要介绍太阳系、恒星、星系和宇宙的结构与演化的主要研究成果,同时还涉及引力和暗物质、太阳和太阳活动等多个领域和方面。通过本课程的学习,学生能够系统地了解到很多不曾了解的事实,惊奇地发现许多令人惊叹的奥秘。 Building on the background knowledge from AST 101 Astronomy I, students continue to explore the nature of the galaxies and the universe. The focus on this course will turn to the Sun and the Stars, the Galaxies and the Universe. Beyond these topics, students will also get to know the origin and evolution of the universe, including the Big Bang Theory and some other relevant hypothetical components: dark matter, black holes, gravitational waves and etc. 学习教材:The Cosmic Perspective by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit (8th edition)
Textbook:The Cosmic Perspective by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, Voit (8th edition)
基础化学 General Chemistry
本课程将指导学生掌握化学常见元素单质、分子结构、化合物的性质和状态、化学常见反应类型和反应规律及生物化学等相关知识。而相应的实验室操作则有助于学生对于理论的实践,运用有关原理去研究、讨论、说明、理解、预测相应的化学事实,了解化学与现代社会生活的相关性,从而掌握提出问题、分析问题、解决问题的能力。 The course offers an introduction to the fundamental principles of chemistry, emphasizing on the structure of matter. The topics covered include the basic atomic theory, chemical bonding, organic chemistry, acids and bases, nuclear chemistry and so on. The laboratory exercises focus on experimental skills and techniques, writing skills and data analysis skills. 学习教材:General Chemistry: The essential Concepts by Raymond Chang (5th edition)
Textbook:General Chemistry: The essential Concepts by Raymond Chang (5th edition)
生物学概论(上) Introduction to Biology I
本课程将系统介绍细胞与遗传、生物的结构与功能、生命活动的调节、生殖与发育、生物多样性、生命自然史以及生物与环境,并重点讲解细胞的生长、代谢和遗传等生物学过程,让学生了解细胞如何进行分裂及增殖,如何从环境中获得能量,以及细胞之间如何传递信息,以使学生掌握有关生物学的全貌和普遍规律的知识。 The course offers an introduction to the major unifying concepts and fundamental principles of biology. Students are engaged in the wonderful living world and see how their own existence are associated with the world they habit. The main topics include Cell Biology, Physiology, Genetics, evolution, biodiversity, Ecology and the interaction between humankind and the environment. 学习教材:Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections by Jane B. Reece et al.
Textbook:Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections by Jane B. Reece et al.
生物学概论(下) Introduction to Biology II
本课程涵盖进化论、细胞生物学、分子遗传学、基因学、神经生物学、生理学、生态学、及人类与环境的相互作用,系统研究生命现象的本质、生命活动的规律及其内在机制,以及进化论对物种多样性的影响,生命的结构与功能相适应、生命的结构功能与其生活环境相适应的普遍规律贯穿始终,以期让学生系统而全面地了解整个生物界的发生、发展及演化规律。 Following BIO 101 Introduction to Biology I, this course continues emphasizing the major unifying concepts and fundamental principles of biology. Students are engaged in the wonderful living world and see how their own existence are associated with the world they habit. The main topics include plants, animals, hormones and endocrine systems, neurons and nervous systems, ecology, conservation and sustainability. 学习教材:Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections by Jane B. Reece et al.
Textbook:Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections by Jane B. Reece et al.
物理学概论 Introduction to Physics
本课程将涵盖天体运动与牛顿力学、机械学、对称性与守恒定律、运动与时空、引力与时空、振动与波动、波动光学、静电场和恒定磁场、电磁感应定律、气体动理论与热力学基础、原子结构与核辐射、量子物理基础理论等知识。让学生系统地打好必要的物理基础,使学生初步了解科学的思想方法和研究问题问题的方法,培养学生独立独立获取知识的能力。 The course introduces some basic concepts, principles and history of physics. Moreover, the course also illustrates the classical mechanics in physics by exploring some basic physical laboratory. Topics include in this course are mechanics, thermodynamics, vibration and waves, electromagnetism, light and electricity, and modern physics. 学习教材:College Physics by Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille, Jerry S. Faughn (8th edition)
Textbook:College Physics by Raymond A. Serway, Chris Vuille, Jerry S. Faughn (8th edition)
有机化学 Organic Chemistry
本课程主要涵盖立体化学、简单有机化合物的物理和化学性质等主题,有机化合物和有机化学的概念及发展历史,有机化合物的结构、特征、分类,以及确定化合物结构的方法,反应机制的感念和确定机制的方法。本课程旨在让学生牢固地掌握有机化学的基础理论知识,培养学生运用这些知识去解决相关问题的能力,进而培养学生的创新意识和创新能力。 This course examines stereochemistry, physical and chemical properties of simple organic compounds; methods in structure determination; introductory concepts of reaction mechanisms and methods for determination of mechanisms. The major chapters include: Alcohols, Ethers, Sulfides, and Epoxides. 学习教材:Organic Chemistry by William Henry Brown, Brooks/ Cole (5th international edition)
Textbook:Organic Chemistry by William Henry Brown, Brooks/ Cole (5th international edition)
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Social Science
性别与社会(上) Gender and Society A
本课程从社会性别视角出发,系统探讨性别与社会的系列问题。其研究和分析对象为性别、性别关系和性别机制,不仅研究女性经验,也包括男性在社会化过程中所遭遇的种种问题;不仅关注单一的性别问题,而且更为关注性别关系、关注平等。课程旨在提高学生对社会性别的敏感性和对现存性别关系的反思,能够从社会性别的视角观察分析社会。 How are men and women defined? How does an individual’s sexuality change historically in social institutions like family, work and public life? In this course, students will get a deep insight into the social definition of women and homosexuality. The topics include the current ideologies, previous research on gender, gender and social class, gender and age, gendered power and etc. 学习教材:Michael S. Kimmel, Amy Aronson & Amy Kaler, The Gendered Society Reader, 3rd Canadian eds.
Textbook:Michael S. Kimmel, Amy Aronson & Amy Kaler, The Gendered Society Reader, 3rd Canadian eds.
性别与社会(下) Gender and Society B
本课程探讨社会观念为何与当时流行的意识形态同步变化,追溯性别观点如何受种族、阶级、年龄、文化的影响,反思传统性别文化对男女两性关系的建构,以及性别与男女关系在当代西方社会中所扮演的角色,旨在培养学生的性别平等意识,对有关社会现象进行性别分析,从而对社会中的性别问题保持一种敏感而深刻的观察与体悟。 The previous classes in SOC 121 Gender and Society A have introduced students to the social definition of women and homosexuality. In this course, students will continue exploring the roles gender plays in social institutions. The focus of the course is gender and inequality: gendered institutions, the dilemma of heterosexual “masculine” males in family, education systems, and workplace. The topics also include the sexual revolution, feminist activities, and equal sharing. 学习教材:Michael S. Kimmel, Amy Aronson & Amy Kaler, The Gendered Society Reader. 3rd Canadian eds.
Textbook:Michael S. Kimmel, Amy Aronson & Amy Kaler, The Gendered Society Reader. 3rd Canadian eds.
社会学概论(上) Introduction to Sociology A
社会学是对社会现象以及人类群体的科学性研究。本课程从社会学的含义谈起,讲述社会学的发展历程。在此基础上,我们将探讨一些实质性问题,包括犯罪、环境,家庭、教育和媒体社会机构产生的问题。 Sociology is the science of social behavior and human groups. This course introduces the basic discipline of Sociology and how the contemporary society works. This course concentrates on social relationships: how the social relationships develop and change over time, and how they influence individual behaviors. The topics also includes culture, social structure, crimes, social mobility and etc. 学习教材:Sociology: A brief Introduction by Richard T. Schaefer 10th edition
Textbook:Sociology: A brief Introduction by Richard T. Schaefer 10th edition
社会学概论(下) Introduction to Sociology B
本课程是社会概论的第二学习阶段。课程将重点探讨全球性不平等问题,包括种族、性别、年龄、教育、教育和性取向的不平等,以及各国的典型社会现象和全球经济相关的社会问题,旨在培养学生洞察和分析社会问题的能力。 The course is the second part of the course, Introduction to Sociology. In this course, the main focus is transferring to different aspects of the modern society from the view of sociologists. The key concepts include gender, ethnicity, family, education, religion, economy and environmental issues. 学习教材:Sociology: A brief Introduction by Richard T. Schaefer 10th edition
Textbook:Sociology: A brief Introduction by Richard T. Schaefer 10th edition
心理人格 Psychological Personality
本课程关注人格理论的基础研究,主题涵盖人类行为各个层面的理论,如利他主义、威权主义等。课程引导学生探索一些理论和研究成果,并批判性地研究各项理论和研究成果,以更加深刻地理解人格的复杂性。 This course leads students to explore the psychological world with an emphasis on personality. The course focuses on the foundations of personality theories, relevant research and their findings. The topics cover personality traits, personality assessment, the neuroscience of personality, self-determination theory, and sexual orientation. 学习教材:Personality Psychology by Marianne Miserandino
Textbook:Personality Psychology by Marianne Miserandino
心理学(上) Psychology Part 1
心理学是一门关于人类心理、行为和思想的科学。本课程将引导学生学习心理学关键领域的研究,包括感知、认知、学习、个体差异、社会心理学。学生将在学习过程中培养科学的洞察力,了解人们的思考和行为方式及其对人们性格的影响。 This course provides an introduction to the world of psychology: the science of behavior and mind! Students will explore the main concepts and theories of psychology, including perception, cognition, learning, motivation, emotion, individual differences, and social psychology. Students will also apply the theoretical concepts to real world. 学习教材:Mastering the World of Psychology by S. Wood, E. G. wood and C. Boyd (5th edition)
Textbook:Mastering the World of Psychology by S. Wood, E. G. wood and C. Boyd (5th edition)
心理学(下) Psychology Part 2
本课程将继续讨论心理学领域的相关话题,如人类发展历程、动力和情感、健康和压力、个性理论、心理障碍及治疗方法、社会心理学。学习本课程有助于学生理解人的心理实质、心理活动规律以及人的个性心理结构、差异、特性,树立科学的心理观,培养良好的心理素质和健全人格。 Based on the course concepts in PSY 101 PSYCHOLOGY PART 1, this course continues encouraging students to explore the main concepts, assumptions and theories of psychology, including child development, motivation, stress, psychoanalytic theories, humanistic theories, psychological disorders, social psychology and etc. Students will also apply the theoretical concepts to real world. 学习教材:Mastering the World of Psychology by S. Wood, E. G. wood and C. Boyd (5th edition)
Textbook:Mastering the World of Psychology by S. Wood, E. G. wood and C. Boyd (5th edition)
社会心理学 Social Psychology
本课程以研究为导向,基于社会心理学文献的当代和经典发现,引导学生学习社会心理学理论和研究的全方面知识,及社会心理学研究人员所使用的科学方法,从而为学生日后进行有效的研究打下坚实的基础。 A scientific study of how people’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the actual, imagined, or implied presence of others. This course provides a general overview of research and theory in social psychology, based on both classic and contemporary findings from the social psychological literature. Topics covered include Psychological methods, social cognition, social perception, attitudes and attitude change, interpersonal attraction, aggression and prejudice. 学习教材:Social Psychology, New York: McGraw-Hill (6th Canadian edition)
Textbook:Social Psychology, New York: McGraw-Hill (6th Canadian edition)
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Computer Science
管理信息系统 Introduction to Management Information System
本课程向学生介绍了管理信息系统以及其在当代公司中的应用。学生将会学习和探索大数据,云计算,企业的社会责任等话题。 The course examines the overview of management information systems, information systems technologies and how to build information system. Students are exposed to the most up-to-date and comprehensive information systems used by business firms today. Topics like social business, big data, cloud computing, social, legal, and ethical issues are also provided. 学习教材:Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm by Kenneth C. Laudon et al.
Textbook:Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm by Kenneth C. Laudon et al.