Upper Division Courses With Easier Access

2022-2023 Course Offerings

Below is a list of upper division courses (300+ level) that have no or minimal
pre-requisite requirements.
Please note: This is not a comprehensive list of all Upper Division Courses.
*Only those listed with GUR attributes fulfill GUR requirements.
Many departments remove major restrictions at various times during Phase I and II.
For History classes, please email the Professor or Chair.

Class Number

Class Title


A/HI 301

Modern Art & Modernism


A/HI 310 Indigenous Arts Pacific Northwest  
A/HI 315 Early Modern Civic Identity  
A/HI 335 Art in the Age of Contact  
A/HI 348 Art and Ecology  
A/HI 370 Islamic Visual Cultures  
A/HI 371 Transform Tradition Jpn Art  
A/HI 381 African Art and Politics  
AMST 301 Comparative Cultural Studies BCGM
AMST 310 Critical Filipinx Histories  
AMST 314 Latinx Migrants in the U.S.  
AMST 315 Contemporary American Indian Issues  
AMST 316 Contemporary African American Issues  
AMST 317 Contemporary Queer Issues  
AMST 318 Contemporary Arab American Studies  
AMST 397 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
AMST 410 Adv. Critical Race Feminisms  
AMST 412 Seminar in Educational Equity  
AMST 464 Multicultural Ed for Teachers  
ANTH 301 Anthropological Theory  
ANTH 303 Qualitative Methods in Anth  
ANTH 308 Prehist Hunter-Gatherer Societ  
ANTH 310 Monuments, Cities, and Taxes  
ANTH 316 Aztec, Inca, and Maya Archaeol  
ANTH 320 Skeletons and the Occult  
ANTH 335 Quantitative Methods in Anth QSR
ANTH 350 Ecology of Human Variation  
ANTH 353 Sex and Gender in Culture BCGM
ANTH 361 American Indian Perspectives BCGM
ANTH 362 ANTH Perspectives on Asia ACGM
ANTH 366 Perspectives on Africa ACGM
ANTH 410 Archeological Analysis/Interpre  
ANTH 420 Human Osteology/Forensic Anth  
ANTH 424 Medical Anthropology  
ANTH 428 Cultural Resources Management  
C/AM 302 Topics in C/AM Studies  
C/AM 331 Canada: Society and Env BCGM
C/AM 369 Settler Cities BCGM
C/AM 375 Indigenous Placemaking  
C/AM 406 Canadian Gov and Politics  
C/AM 497E Western Reads Canada  
CLST 350 Greek Mythology HUM
CLST 360 Ancient Greek Literature HUM
CLST 370 Literature of Rome and Empire HUM
CLST 450 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
COMM 303 Communication and Conflict  
COMM 318 Professional Communication  
COMM 319 Health Communication  
COMM 325 Intercultural Communication  
COMM 327 Interpersonal Communication  
COMM 330 Environmental Rhetoric  
COMM 331 Advanced Public Speaking  
COMM 350 Emerging Comm Technology  
COMM 430 Visual Rhetoric  
COMM 435 Issues in Rhetorical Studies  
COMM 436 Adv Intercollegiate Debate  
COMM 442 Video Workshop  
DNC 357 Repertory  
DNC 397H Dance in Popular Culture HUM
DSGN 347 Illustration Methods  
DSGN 358 Digital Methods Illustrators  
DSGN 367 Commercial Illustration Concep  
EAST 307 Govt & Politics of East Asia  
EAST 360 China and World Economy ACGM
EAST 367 Chinese Lit in Translation  
EAST 368 Japanese Lit in Translation  
EAST 371 Transform Tradition Jpn Art  
EAST 375 Buddhism ACGM
EAST 380 Religion and Society in China ACGM
EAST 382 Religion and Society in Japan ACGM
EAST 435 Shinto  
ECON 301 Economic Issues  
ECON 303 Hist of Econ Thought  
ECON 310 Public Sector Economics  
ECON 311 Money and Banking  
ECON 325 Labor Market Economics  
ECON 333 Intro to Game Theory  
ECON 360 Intro to International Econ  
ECON 361 Intro to Intl Econ & Business  
ECON 365 The Canadian Economy  
ECON 366 Canadian Business Environment  
ECON 380 Urban Economics  
ECON 381 American Economic History  
ECON 383 Environmental Economics  
ECON 384 Energy Economics  
ECON 385 Comparative Econ Systems  
ECON 386 Electricity Economics  
ECON 388 Econ of the European Union  
ECON 389 Economies of the Pacific Rim  
ECON 397K Beyond Economic Man  
EDUC 309 Storytelling BCOM
EDUC 412 Seminar in Educational Equity  
EDUC 465 Hist of Native Am Ed & Policy  
EDUC 486 Filmmaking for Social Change  
ELED 305 Devlop & Learn in Diverse Clsrm  
ENG 301 Wrtg & Public  
ENG 302 Technical Writing  
ENG 307 Seminar: Medieval  
ENG 308 Seminar: Early Modern  
ENG 309 Seminar: The Long 18th Century  
ENG 310 Seminar: The Long 19th Century  
ENG 311 Seminar: The 20-21st Century  
ENG 313 Critical Theories & Prac I  
ENG 314 Critical Theories & Prac II  
ENG 317 Survey: Medieval  
ENG 318 Survey: Early Modern  
ENG 319 Survey: The Long 18th Century  
ENG 320 Survey: The Long 19th Century  
ENG 321 Survey: The 20-21st Centuries  
ENG 331 Studies in Gender Theory  
ENG 333 Global Lit  
ENG 334 Texts/N.Am&Eur BCGM
ENG 335 TxtsOutAm&Eur ACGM
ENG 338 Women's Lit N Am and Europe BCGM
ENG 339 Mythology and Literature HUM
ENG 341 Studies in Children's Lit  
ENG 342 Studies in Literary Genres  
ENG 343 Critical Childhood Studies  
ENG 347 Studies in Young Adult Lit  
ENG 350 Intro to Creative Writing  
ENG 364 Intro to Film Studies  
ENG 365 FilmHist:  
ENG 371 Rhetorical Practices  
ENG 385 Sustainability Literacy II  
ENG 442 Studies in Literacy  
ENRG 330 Energy from the Earth  
ENRG 340 Energy in Rural Development ACGM
ENRG 350 Energy Policy and Politics  
ENRG 352 Climate Change Policy Tools  
ENRG 384 Energy Economics  
ENRG 386 Electricity Economics  
ENRG 391 Energy Speaker Series  
ENTR 398 Entrep & Innovation Practicum  
ENVS 320 GIS I: Intro to GIS  
ENVS 363 Climate Change and Society  
ENVS 376 Env Inequality and Justice  
EUS 450 Russian Folklore  
GEOL 303 Dinosaurs & Their Environment SCI
HGST 301 Topics in Holocaust Studies  
HGST 302 Topics in Genocide Studies   
HIST 310 History of Ancient Mesopotamia  
HIST 311 History of Ancient Egypt  
HIST 312 History of Ancient Greece  
HIST 313 History of Ancient Rome  
HIST 315 Europe Mid Ages 300-1050  
HIST 316 Europe Mid Ages 1050-1450  
HIST 321 Age of Religious Wars  
HIST 326 Immigration in the Americas  
HIST 327 Soccer in Latin America  
HIST 331 History of the Holocaust  
HIST 334 20th Century Russia  
HIST 347 US Legal/Constitutional Hist  
HIST 349 History of the U.S. South  
HIST 350 American Colonial History  
HIST 352 Civil War & Reconstruction  
HIST 356 Gender and History  
HIST 360 Hist Religion Early Amer  
HIST 363 The American Revolution  
HIST 364 FilmHist: subject varies see TimeTable  
HIST 366 Early American Republic  
HIST 369 WGS in American History  
HIST 372 Chinese History, 1800-present  
HIST 375 Modern Japanese History  
HIST 379 Canadian American Relations  
HIST 380 Food & Environment in America  
HIST 385 West Africa & Atlantic World  
HIST 390 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
HIST 391 History of the Pacific Northwest  
HIST 392 Tribal Sov & WA Hist  
HIST 393 Introduction to Public History  
HIST 408 World War II: The European War  
HIST 411 Latin American in WWII  
HIST 474 U.S. Latin American Relations  
HIST 490 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
HLED 335 Environmental Health  
HLED 345 Health Promo/Disease Prevent  
HLED 350 Nutrition  
HUMA 323 Romantic Paradox HUM
HUMA 325 Surveillance and Culture HUM
HUMA 327 Ireland: A Cultural History BCGM
HUMA 329 Ancient Roman Epic HUM
HUMA 360 China and World Economy ACGM
HUMA 362 Islam in the Indian Ocean Wrld ACGM
HUMA 390 Religion, Reading, and Power HUM
IT 344 Tech in Teaching and Learning  
IBUS 370 Intro to International Bus  
INTL 302 Global Citizenship  
INTL 336 The Holocaust BCGM
INTL 397C Transnational Migration ACGM
JOUR 305 Photojournalism  
JOUR 330 Principles of Public Relations  
JOUR 340 History of U.S. Journalism HUM
JOUR 350 Mass Media Law  
JOUR 351 Mass Media Ethics  
JOUR 365 Publications-Concept to Design  
JOUR 375 Diversity, Mass Media Soc Change BCGM
LIBR 320 Studies in Children's Lit  
LIBR 325 History of the Book  
LIBR 403 Research Tutorial  
LING 302 Topics in Linguistics  
LING 305 Experimental Methods Lang Sci  
LING 336 Structure of English  
LING 370 Ling, Ed, and Social Justice  
MGMT 311 Into to Mgmt & Organztl Behav  
MGMT 315 Career Preparation  
MGMT 319 Communication Skills for Mgrs  
MUS 301 Music & Sustainability HUM
MUS 302 Music & Social Justice BCGM
PHIL 310 Theory of Knowledge I  
PHIL 320 Ethical Theory I  
PHIL 330 Metaphysics I  
PHIL 350 Political Philosophy HUM
PHIL 360 Society, Law and Morality HUM
PHIL 364 History of Philosophy: Ancient  
PHIL 366 History of Phil: Rationalists  
PHIL 403 Philosophy of Language  
PLSC 301 British Parliamentary System  
PLSC 307 Govt and Politics of East Asia  
PLSC 309 Globalization  
PLSC 311 Into to Law and Legal System SSC
PLSC 313 Law, Courts, Politics, Society  
PLSC 314 US Supreme Court  
PLSC 315 Why We Fight  
PLSC 321 Queer/LGBT Politics  
PLSC 323 Black Politics in the U.S.  
PLSC 326 Policy Analysis  
PLSC 327 Urban Politics  
PLSC 345 Women and Politics  
PLSC 346 Politics of Inequality ACGM
PLSC 347 Race, Politics & Public Policy  
PLSC 348 Environmental Justice  
PLSC 353 State and Local Politics  
PLSC 357 Health Policy  
PLSC 362 Ren & Mod Political Thought  
PLSC 364 Contemporary Political Theory  
PLSC 366 Research in Politics  
PLSC 370 Global Issues Intern'l Politic  
PLSC 374 Comparative Foreign Policy  
PLSC 376 American Foreign Policy  
PLSC 383 Political Geography  
PLSC 385 Genocide and Global Politics  
PLSC 390 Politics of Development  
PLSC 395 Politics of Latin America  
PLSC 396 Politics of Mexico  
PLSC 397 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
PLSC 398 Immigration Politics  
PLSC 399 Politics of Democratization  
PLSC 403 The European Union  
PLSC 404 Gangs and Organized Crime  
PLSC 406 Canadian Government & Politics  
PLSC 414 Constitutional Law  
PLSC 415 Civil Rights and Liberties  
PLSC 420 Environmental Politics  
PLSC 422 Race & Pol. Identification  
PLSC 427 Politics of Policy Process  
PLSC 450 Parties, Campaigns, Elections  
PLSC 453 Comparative Electoral Systems  
PLSC 463 American Political Thought  
PLSC 473 Politics and Culture  
PLSC 493 Issues in Political Theory  
REL 303 Methods: Study of Religion  
REL 331 Religious Communes in America BCGM
REL 332 World Religions ACGM
REL 333 Religion in America HUM
REL 334 Hebrew Bible ACGM
REL 336 New Testament HUM
REL 342 Islam in Africa  
REL 345 Fierce Goddesses of India ACGM
REL 375 Buddhism ACGM
REL 378 Religion/Society in India ACGM
REL 380 Religion and Society in China ACGM
REL 382 Religion and Society in Japan ACGM
REL 428 Revival and Reform in Islam  
SALI 390 Reconcili-action North Salish  
SALI 490 Salish Sea Community Seminar  
SCED 370 Science and Society  
SMNR 385 Designing a Life You Love  
SOC 302 Classical Sociological Theory  
SOC 306 Soc. Research Methods  
SOC 322 Enslaving Others  
SOC 326 Family Demography  
SOC 330 Self, Emotions, and Society  
SOC 338 Sociology of Sexual Behavior  
SOC 339 Women, Sexuality, and Society BCGM
SOC 340 Sociology of Organizations  
SOC 341 Sociology of Social Movements  
SOC 345 Contemporary American Families  
SOC 347 Gender and Development  
SOC 348 Global Health ACGM
SOC 350 Climate Change and Society  
SOC 351 Police, Soc Contrl & Democracy  
SOC 352 Criminology  
SOC 354 Dom Viol/Criminal Justice Syst  
SOC 356 Law Enforcement and Society  
SOC 360 Marital and Family Interaction  
SOC 361 Sociology of Education  
SOC 364 Social Stratification  
SOC 366 Colonialism, Slav. Racism ACGM
SOC 369 Sociology of Race & Ethnicity  
SOC 372 Animals, People and Nature  
SOC 374 Env Inequality and Justice  
SOC 376 Criminal & Research Policy  
SOC 378 Military Sociology  
SOC 380 Sociology of Youth  
SOC 381 Sociology of Culture  
SOC 384 Sociology of Health  
SOC 386 Environmental Sociology  
SOC 397 Subject varies, see TimeTable  
SUST 471 Campus Sustain Plan Studio  
THTR 301 Sound Design  
THTR 312 Digital Drawing for Theatre  
THTR 313 Beginning Lighting Design  
THTR 321 3D Digital Modeling and Design  
THTR 322 Improv for Teaching Artists  
THTR 324 Projection and Media Design  
THTR 350 Theatre for Youth  
THTR 370 Play Direction  
THTR 380 Theatre History I HUM
THTR 381 Theatre History II HUM
THTR 382 Theatre History III HUM
THTR 383 Costume History  
THTR 384 Intro to Dramatic Writing  
THTR 385 Intermediate Costume Tech  
THTR 428 Theatre Topics  
UEPP 302 Env Research and Public Comm  
UEPP 314 Food security, policy, pract  
UEPP 343 Urban: Processes Patterns  
UEPP 344 Comm Solutions Climate Change  
UEPP 350 Energy Policy and Politics  
UEPP 356 Sustainable Housing Innovation  
UEPP 369 Settler Cities BCGM
UEPP 370 History of Planning  
UEPP 373 Transportation Systems Plan  
UEPP 374 Land Use Regs & Writing  
UEPP 375 Indigenous Placemaking  
WGSS 314 Gender Across Borders ACGM
WGSS 317 Women and War  
WGSS 320 Subject varies, see TimeTable BCGM
WGSS 339 Women, Sexuality, and Society BCGM
WGSS 356 Gender and History  
WGSS 358 Women of Color in the U.S.  
WGSS 363 Feminist Food Justice  
WGSS 367 Feminist Disability Studies