UNM West

MSC 12-7270
2600 College Blvd. NE,
Rio Rancho, NM 87144

Phone: 505-925-8669
Fax: 505-925-8684

UNM West Class Schedules

The links to schedules provided are for UNM West only. The most up-to-date schedule information for UNM main campus can be found by searching the UNM Schedule of classes.

Schedule as of August 30, 2017

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College of Arts and Sciences

Environmental Science

ENVS 101 - The Blue Planet

To understand global change and environmental concerns, this course weaves together an understanding of Earth's lithosphere, atmosphere and oceans and how ecosystems are linked to the physical environment. Students are encouraged, but not required, to enroll concurrently in 102L. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area III: Science.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
006 51151

T R 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
UNM West 2224

Lecture
Paula Watt - pwatt@unm.edu 3 4
ENVS 102L - The Blue Planet Lab

Introductory environmental earth science laboratory. Includes minerals, rocks, and rock cycle, topographic maps, local geology and groundwater, weather and climate. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area III: Science. Pre- or corequisite: 101.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
016 51553

T 3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
UNM West 2224

Laboratory
Paula Watt - pwatt@unm.edu 1 15

History

HIST 101 - Western Civilization to 1648

Ancient times to 1648. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area V: Humanities and Fine Arts (NMCCN 1053). {Summer, Fall, Spring}

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
012 55229

M W 3:30 PM - 1:45 PM
UNM West 2008

Lecture
Robert Bello - bello@unm.edu 3 2

Spanish

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I

Beginning Spanish for students with no previous exposure to Spanish. Development of all four language skills, with emphasis on listening and speaking.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
039 50910

M W 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
UNM West 2222

Lecture
Aaron C Taylor - ataylor1@unm.edu 3 3
Fees: $15

Psychology

PSY 324 - Infant Development

An advanced course that presents theory and research on the physical, cognitive, social, emotional, perceptual and motor development in the first two years of life. Prerequisite: 220.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 60612

M 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 1226

Lecture
Paul G Lesnik - lesnik@unm.edu 3 1
PSY 331 - Psychology of Personality

Survey of theory, research and applications of both classical and contemporary approaches to the study of personality. Prerequisite: 200 and 220.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
003 60613

W 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 1226

Lecture
Paul G Lesnik - lesnik@unm.edu 3 19

Communication & Journalism

CJ 300 - Theories of Communication

Study of the nature of communication theories and theory development, theories of meaning, information processing and influence with applications to selected communication contexts. Prerequisite: 101L.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
003
60611 Lecture Staff 3 1
CJ 400 - Sr Sem Perspectives on Comm

In this capstone course, seniors assess the theories, concepts and skills learned throughout their communication major and apply them to real-world situations as well as to the fulfillment of professional, personal and social goals. Prerequisite: 300 and 301 and (332 or 333).

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
003
54220 Seminar Staff 3 Section Full
Fees: $10

Mathematics

MATH 121 - College Algebra

Preparation for MATH 150 and 180. The study of equations, functions and graphs, especially linear and quadratic functions. Introduction to polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions. Applications involving simple geometric objects. Emphasizes algebraic problem solving skills. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area II: Mathematics (NMCCN 1113). Prerequisite: (101 and 102 and 103) or (118 and 119) or 120 or ACT Math =>22 or SAT Math Section =>540 or or ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra =104-120 or ACCUPLACER College-Level Math =37-68.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
032
50878 Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
033 60663

T R 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
UNM West 2222

Lecture
Reinaldo A Garcia - rgarcia@unm.edu 3 8

English

ENGL 110 - Accelerated Composition

Covers Composition I and II in one semester, focusing on analyzing rhetorical situations and responding with appropriate genres and technologies. Credit not allowed for both ENGL 110 and ENGL 112 or for both ENGL 110 and 113. Meets New Mexico Lower-Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area I: Communications (NMCCN 1113). Prerequisite: 100 or ISE 100 or ACT English =15-25 or SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing =430-650 or ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills =>109-120.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
050 51164

F 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 1221

Writing
Marian E Hessink - hessink@unm.edu 3 1
Fees: $4

Sociology

SOC 213 - Deviance

Survey of major forms of norm-violating behavior in American society, such as drug and alcohol abuse, mental illness, criminal behavior and sexual deviance. Discussion of sociological explanations of the causes of, and attempts to address, these behaviors. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
002
51760 Lecture Staff 3 3
SOC 312 - Causes of Crime & Delinquency

A survey of criminological theories exploring why some people are more likely to engage in crime than others and why crime rates vary over time and space and across social groups. Attendant policy issues will also be discussed. Prerequisite: 205 or 213.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
006 54342

T 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2222

Lecture
Colin B Olson - colino@unm.edu 3 14
SOC 421 - Sociology of Education

Structure and functioning of educational institutions in the United States and other societies. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 60614

W 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2222

Lecture
Ryan Goodman - elbueno@unm.edu 3 12

College of Education

Education

EDUC 321L - Teaching Social Studies K-8

Development of conceptual framework for study of community-based curriculum with emphasis on the diverse cultures of the southwest and value clarification. Supervised work with children allows for in-depth analysis of both content and process. Three lectures, 1 hour lab.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
002 60590

M T W R F 8:30 AM - 10:50 AM
UNM West 2221

M T W R F 8:00 AM - 10:50 AM
UNM West 2221

Lecture/Practice Experience
Rebecca M Sanchez - sanchezr@unm.edu 3 12
Fees: $25

Special Education

SPCD 319 - Classroom Org & Management

Provides future teachers with technical management skills needed to cope with the behaviors of exceptional students across all categories, age groups and service levels. Emphasis on management and organization of environment, instruction, behavior and record keeping. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
001 54574

M T W R F 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2221

T W R F 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2221

M T 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2221

M T W R 3:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UNM West 2221

Lecture
Erin M Jarry - ejarry@unm.edu 3 12
Fees: $15

School of Engineering

Computer Science

CS 150L - Computing for Bus Students

Students will use personal computers in campus laboratories to learn use of a word processor, a spreadsheet and a database management program. The course will also cover access to the World Wide Web and other topics of current importance to business students. Course cannot apply to major or minor in Computer Science. Prerequisite: (MATH 101 and MATH 102 and MATH 103) or MATH 120 or MATH 121 or MATH 123 or MATH 150 or MATH 162 or MATH 163 or MATH 180 or MATH 181.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
014 54618

T 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
UNM West 1221

Combined Lecture/Lab
Reinaldo A Garcia - rgarcia@unm.edu 3 11
Fees: $45

College of Fine Arts

Dance

DANC 105 - Dance Appreciation

A lecture and discussion course introducing the study of dance as technique, spectacle and ritual for today s audience. Course fee required. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area V: Humanities and Fine Arts (NMCCN 1113). {Fall, Spring}

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
002 50858

M 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
UNM West 1225

Lecture
Melissa G Velasco - mharden@unm.edu 3 5
Fees: $72.5