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All courses in Hillyer College are limited to current Hillyer College students only. Any questions please contact the Deans' office at 860.768.4055.


ARB 111 Introduction to the Fine Arts

Painting, sculpture, architecture, and the minor arts are examined and analyzed according to basic principles and the society from which they emanate. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Cubism, Expressionism, and American art in the 20th century are covered.

Laboratory Fee: $40

12/27/18 - 1/18/1950571TBADistance LearningOnline3Anderson

HSB 115 History of Western Civilization I

This course is a survey of the political, social, cultural, and economic developments of the West from the Ancient Period through the end of the Middle Ages.

1/2/19 - 1/18/1950584M-R1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.A 4223Koch

English and English Literature

ENB 110 English Composition and Literature

ENB 110 is designed to develop skills in the writing of clear, accurate prose using various rhetorical modes. ENB 110 must be passed with a C– or better before ENB 111 may be taken. Some papers require the use of secondary sources.


12/27/18 - 1/18/1950029Distance LearningTBAOnline3Daigle

ENB 224 Advanced Composition

3 credit(s) 
This course explores creative strategies for effective essay writing in rhetorical modes. The essential difference between Advanced Composition and ENB 110-ENB 111 lies in the expectation for greater proficiency, maturity, and sophistication in writing.
Prerequisite(s): ENB 111

12/27/18 - 1/18/1950454Distance LearningOnlineTBD3Fister

ENB 230 - Literature across Cultures

3 credit(s) 
An introduction to literature across cultures of the non-Western world; focus is thematic and varies from semester to semester but always addresses both differences and commonalties of experience. Use of various genres, as well as factual information, enhances understanding of other cultures and discovery of how views of life are colored by socially conditioned beliefs and roles.
Prerequisite(s): ENB 111

12/27/18 - 1/18/1950467Distance LearningOnlineTBD3Ashuntantang

Mathematics and Science

MAB 110 Mathematical Foundations I

Development of the real number system; solutions of linear equations and inequalities; graphing in the coordinate plane; solutions to systems of linear equations and inequalities. A graphing calculator is required.


12/27/18 - 1/18/1950059Distance LearningTBAOnline3Cheser

MAB 111 Mathematical Foundations II

Topics for this core requirement include operations with polynomials and rational expressions; graphing in the coordinate plane; solutions of quadratic equations; functions (exponential, logarithmic, and polynomial); radicals and exponents.. A graphing calculator is required.


Prerequisites: MAB 110, C- or better

12/27/18 - 1/18/1950064Distance Learning TBAOnline 3Cheser

Social Sciences

GVB 140 Current Issues in American Politics

This course focuses on how the American Political system deals with major domestic and foreign policy issues. Particular attention is paid to the process through which issues are identified, analyzed and debated, and policies are implemented and evaluated. Topics to be studied vary, but may include the economy, education, immigration, health care, the environment, terrorism, and foreign policy issues.

1/3/19 - 1/18/1950545M-R9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.A 3243Knapp

PSB 110 General Psychology I

This course focuses on the basic concepts and methods of psychology. Topics are selected from history, methodology, biological bases of behavior, sensation and perception, consciousness, learning, memory, cognition, motivation, and emotion.

1/2/2019 - 1/18/201950558M-F9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.A 3203Alderette
12/27-1/18/1950027TBADistance LearningOnline3Alderette