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Foundational Skills
 Critical Analysis
 ARTH 018 Introduction to Western Art
 ARTH 081 Introduction to Asian Art: India, Nepal, and Tibet
 ARTH 082 Introduction to Asian Art: China
 ARTH 121 The Italian Renaissance
 ARTH 122 Art in Venice between East and West
 ARTH 123 Northern European Art
 ARTH 124 Baroque Art in Europe
 ARTH 181 The Art of Mughal India
 ARTH 186 Japanese Painting and Prints
 ARTH 188 Early Japanese Art
 ARTH 191 Seminar: Contemporary Art of Asia
 ARTH 192 Seminar: Gender and the Western Visual Tradition
 ARTH 193 Seminar: The Image and the Law
 ARTH 199 Critical and Theoretical Approaches to the History of Art
 ARTS 007 Three-Dimensional Concepts
 ARTS 011 Contemporary Art: Ideas and Practice
 ARTS 029 Sculpture 1
 ARTS 043 Contemporary Photographic Practice I
 ARTS 073 Advanced Sculpture
 ARTS 091 Ceramics
 ARTS 111 Contemporary Art: Ideas and Practice
 ARTS 129 Sculpture 1
 ARTS 143 Contemporary Photographic Practice I
 ARTS 145 Contemporary Photographic Practice II
 ARTS 147 Installation
 ARTS 149 Contemporary Photographic Practice III
 ARTS 151 Advanced Drawing
 ARTS 158 Photography Seminar
 ARTS 161 Advanced Painting
 ARTS 164 Advanced Ceramics
 ARTS 173 Advanced Sculpture
 ARTS 180AS Artists,Editions,and Multiple
 ARTS 180J Art and Performance as Political Expression
 ARTS 189 Senior Seminar: Studio Art
 ARTS 191 Ceramics
 BIO 033 Genetics: Human Aspects
 BIO 055 The Ecology of Plants for Non-majors
 BIO 100 Microbiology
 BIO 144 Animal Behavior
 BIO 149 Conservation Biology
 BIO 181 Immunology
 BOOK 130 History of the Book
 BOOK 180AS Paris in public & private; Voicing innovation in the 1920s
 CHEM 134 Experimental Physical Chemistry
 CHNS 100 Chinese Culture Through Film
 COLL 080 First Year Seminar
 DNC 002 Introduction to Dance Studies: Theory and Practice
 DNC 110 Movement Research
 DNC 165 Modern to Contemporary Performance: History, Theory, and Practice
 ECON 050 Introduction to Economics
 EDUC 036 Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children
 EDUC 136 Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children
 EDUC 137 Child Language Acquisition
 EDUC 180AS Research Seminar in Child Develpment
 ENG 010 Introduction to Literary Studies
 ENG 043 Survey of African American Literature
 ENG 063 Survey of American Literature I
 ENG 064 Survey of American Literature II
 ENG 065 From the Middle Ages to Milton: Introduction to British Literature I
 ENG 066 Blood and Ink: Introduction to British Literature II
 ENG 107 Artful Prose: Grammar and Style for Writers
 ENG 123 Topics in Twentieth Century American Poetry
 ENG 171 Social Action and the Academic Essay
 ENG 180A ST: Queer Archival Desires
 ENG 180AJ Jane Austen, The Critical Legacy
 ENG 180C ST: Ghosts in the Machine
 ENG 180DS Race, Class, Wizardry: Harry Potter
 ETHS 039 Raices (Roots): Latin America and the Caribbean
 ETHS 040 Activism in the Digital Age
 ETHS 041 Inventing the "Other," Policing Differences
 ETHS 051 Introduction to Ethnic Studies
 ETHS 052 African American Women's History
 ETHS 054 American Indian History to 1900
 ETHS 055 Law, Resistance and Identity: American Indian History from 1900
 ETHS 064 Mixed Race Descent in the Americas
 ETHS 090 Comparative Ethnic Literature and Cultural Production
 ETHS 113 Comics and Politics: Visual Culture, Power, and Ideology
 ETHS 114 Representing Blackness: Film and Literature in Africa and the Diaspora
 ETHS 120 Decolonizing Spirituality: Indigenous Religions in the Americas
 ETHS 126 Theories of Race and Ethnicity
 ETHS 144 Representation and Politics in Asian Diasporic and Pacific Islander Literature
 ETHS 150 Black Feminist Theory
 ETHS 154 Writing the Self: Autobiographies of People of Color in the U.S.
 ETHS 156 Contemporary Queer Writers of Color
 ETHS 157 Race, Gender, and the Criminal Justice System
 ETHS 158 Latino/a Immigration
 ETHS 159 History of Latinas/os in the U.S.
 ETHS 165 Latina/o Politics
 ETHS 166 Women of Color in Social Movements
 ETHS 173 Celluloid Native: American Indians in Film
 ETHS 180CJ Art and Performance as Political Expression
 ETHS 188 Film, Color, and Culture: Images of People of Color in Cinema
 ETHS 189 Research Methods with Communities of Color, with Fieldwork
 FREN 101 Introduction to French Literature
 FREN 143 Popular Tales: a Cross-Cultural Comparison
 FREN 144 De-colonizing Algeria: Algerian Women Writers and Filmmakers
 FREN 145 The Francophone Levant and the Ottoman Empire
 FREN 146 Contemporary French and Francophone Theory
 FREN 147 Dangerous Crossings:War and Migration in Francophone African and Middle Eastern Literature
 FREN 155 Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment
 FREN 162 Aesthetics of the Body in Literature
 FREN 170 Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French
 FREN 191 Senior Thesis
 GOVT 152 American Constitutional Law: Fundamental Freedoms
 HIST 011 The West and Its Cultural Traditions I
 HIST 012 The West and Its Cultural Traditions II
 HIST 031 American History I
 HIST 032 American History II
 HIST 061 China and Japan to 1800
 HIST 116 History of the American City
 HIST 125 France: From the 1789 Revolution to the Present
 HIST 127 Germany and Central Europe: From the Beginnings to the European Union
 HIST 133 The South in American History
 HIST 146 Dao and the World of Daoism
 HIST 148 Communist China, 1949–1989
 HIST 153 Traditional China
 HIST 154 Modern China
 HIST 160 History of Women in America
 HIST 169 Men, Women, and Travel: Tourism in Europe Since the Renaissance
 HIST 180A ST: Mills College: History and Heritage
 HIST 189 History and Its Methods
 LET 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 LET 114 Framing Violence in Popular Tales
 LET 115 African and Caribbean Literatures
 LET 128 Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment
 LET 129 Introduction to the History of Emotions in Early Modern Europe.
 LET 142 French and Francophone Women Writers
 LET 149 Post-Colonial Conditions: Contemporary Women's Writings from Africa
 LET 170 Business French and Cultural Praxis
 LET 180AS Hidden Gems in Literature and Beyond: Ideology, Power, and Food
 LET 180J Free Your Voice: : An Academic Writing Workshop
 LET 180S From Modern Romance to Being Mortal: Bestsellers, Ideology and Power
 MUS 014 Musics of the World: Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan
 MUS 015 Musics of the World: Africa, the Mediterranean, and the Americas
 MUS 016 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 114 Musics of the World: Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan
 MUS 116 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 117 Studies in European Music and Culture to 1750
 MUS 118 Classical and Romantic Music
 MUS 121 Film Music: Mood and Meaning
 MUS 137 Seminar in Music Literature and Criticism
 MUS 163 The World of Opera
 PHE 001 Introduction to Public Health
 PHE 100 Theories and Praxis of Health Equity
 PHIL 010 Ancient Philosophy
 PHIL 011 Early Modern Philosophy
 PHIL 015 Introduction to Philosophy
 PHIL 043 Existentialism
 PHIL 060 Philosophy of Religion
 PHIL 062 Ethics
 PHIL 080J Philosophy and Film: Aesthetics and Metaphysics
 PHIL 125 Philosophy of Law
 PHIL 143 Existentialism
 PHIL 144 Language, Meaning, and Understanding
 PHIL 145 Philosophy of Mind
 PHIL 184 19th Century European Philosophy: Hegel, Marx, & Nietzsche
 PHIL 185 Wittgenstein and Heidegger
 PSYC 049 Fundamentals of Psychology
 SOC 055 Introduction to Sociology
 SOC 156 Sociology of Oakland
 SPAN 180 Special Topics in Hispanic Literatures
 SPAN 180AS Magical Realism in Hispanic Literature and Culture
 THS 164 History of Theater
 WGSS 106 Postcolonial Feminist Theory and Literature
 WGSS 109 Comparative Studies on Women in Religion
 WGSS 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 WGSS 131 Women in Islam
Contributions to Knowledge and Community
 Community Engagement
 ARTS 180J Art and Performance as Political Expression
 EDUC 125 Inquiry and Action in Urban Contexts
 EDUC 180AJ Becoming a Bad Student: Identity, Inequity, and Intersectionality in Schooling
 ENG 171 Social Action and the Academic Essay
 ENVS 071 Campus Farm Practicum
 ETHS 011 Leadership for Social Change
 ETHS 040 Activism in the Digital Age
 ETHS 157 Race, Gender, and the Criminal Justice System
 ETHS 158 Latino/a Immigration
 ETHS 165 Latina/o Politics
 ETHS 166 Women of Color in Social Movements
 ETHS 180CJ Art and Performance as Political Expression
 HSSM 001 Hellman Summer Science and Math Program
 PPOL 191 Senior Seminar
 PSYC 109SL Health Psychology with Service Learning
 SOC 146 Sociology of Hip-Hop
 SOC 156 Sociology of Oakland
 THS 175A Documentary Theater/Playwriting
Contributions to Knowledge and Community
 Create, Innovate & Experiment
 ARTH 018 Introduction to Western Art
 ARTH 081 Introduction to Asian Art: India, Nepal, and Tibet
 ARTH 082 Introduction to Asian Art: China
 ARTH 121 The Italian Renaissance
 ARTH 122 Art in Venice between East and West
 ARTH 123 Northern European Art
 ARTH 124 Baroque Art in Europe
 ARTH 181 The Art of Mughal India
 ARTH 186 Japanese Painting and Prints
 ARTH 188 Early Japanese Art
 ARTH 191 Seminar: Contemporary Art of Asia
 ARTS 007 Three-Dimensional Concepts
 ARTS 011 Contemporary Art: Ideas and Practice
 ARTS 029 Sculpture 1
 ARTS 043 Contemporary Photographic Practice I
 ARTS 073 Advanced Sculpture
 ARTS 091 Ceramics
 ARTS 111 Contemporary Art: Ideas and Practice
 ARTS 129 Sculpture 1
 ARTS 143 Contemporary Photographic Practice I
 ARTS 145 Contemporary Photographic Practice II
 ARTS 147 Installation
 ARTS 149 Contemporary Photographic Practice III
 ARTS 151 Advanced Drawing
 ARTS 158 Photography Seminar
 ARTS 161 Advanced Painting
 ARTS 164 Advanced Ceramics
 ARTS 173 Advanced Sculpture
 ARTS 180AS Artists,Editions,and Multiple
 ARTS 189 Senior Seminar: Studio Art
 ARTS 191 Ceramics
 BIO 125 Principles of Ecology
 BIO 155 Plant Ecology
 BOOK 027 Introduction to Book Art
 BOOK 113 Artists' Books: Concept, Content, Form
 BOOK 117 Visible Language
 BOOK 120 The Structure of Books
 BOOK 121 Building the Contemporary Book
 BOOK 140 The Movable Book: Ideas in Time and Space
 BOOK 180AS Paris in public & private; Voicing innovation in the 1920s
 BOOK 184 Books as Multiples: Publishing on the Letterpress
 DNC 002 Introduction to Dance Studies: Theory and Practice
 DNC 034 Dance Improvisation
 DNC 037 Introduction to Choreography
 DNC 110 Movement Research
 DNC 131 Screendance
 DNC 137 Introduction to Choreography
 DNC 157 Music and Dance
 DNC 170 Seminar in Interdisciplinary Collaboration
 EDUC 180AJ Becoming a Bad Student: Identity, Inequity, and Intersectionality in Schooling
 EDUC 180AS Research Seminar in Child Develpment
 EDUC 194B Senior Seminar: Child Development II
 ENG 055 Beginning Fiction Workshop
 ENG 056 Poetry Workshop I
 ENG 107 Artful Prose: Grammar and Style for Writers
 ENG 113 Performing Writing
 ENG 116 Intro to Podcasting
 ENG 127 Digital Storytelling
 ENG 133 Short-form nonfiction: features, reviews, op-eds and blogs
 ENG 134 Writing for Magazines
 ENG 159 Short-Form Nonfiction Writing Workshop
 ENG 168 Advanced Fiction Workshop
 ENG 170 Poetry Workshop II
 ENG 180C ST: Ghosts in the Machine
 ETHS 041 Inventing the "Other," Policing Differences
 ETHS 191 Senior Seminar
 IART 110 Introduction to Visual and Sound Programming
 IART 119 Electronic Arts
 IART 120 Advanced Electronic Arts
 MUS 005 Diatonic Harmony and Counterpoint I
 MUS 006 Diatonic Harmony and Counterpoint II
 MUS 020 American Music
 MUS 047 Introduction to Electronic Music
 MUS 054 Introduction to Computer Music
 MUS 056 Musical Form: Listening and Analysis
 MUS 101 20th-Century Styles and Techniques I: 1900–1945
 MUS 102 20th-Century Styles and Techniques II: 1945 to the Present
 MUS 121 Film Music: Mood and Meaning
 MUS 141 The Music of India: Brahma to Bhangra
 MUS 147 Introduction to Electronic Music
 MUS 149 Creativity Seminar: conception, collaboration, realization.
 MUS 154 Introduction to Computer Music
 MUS 159 Seminar in Musical Performance, Composition, and Improvisation
 MUS 161 Sound Techniques of Recording
 MUS 164 Advanced Audio Recording
 PHIL 125 Philosophy of Law
 PHIL 143 Existentialism
 PHIL 144 Language, Meaning, and Understanding
 PHIL 145 Philosophy of Mind
 PHIL 184 19th Century European Philosophy: Hegel, Marx, & Nietzsche
 PHIL 185 Wittgenstein and Heidegger
 SPAN 153 Poetry Workshop
 SPAN 154 Fiction Workshop
 SPAN 172 Intersections of Art and Poetry
 THS 175A Documentary Theater/Playwriting
Foundational Skills
 Information Literacy
Ways of Knowing/Modes of Inquiry
 International Perspectives
 ARTH 018 Introduction to Western Art
 ARTH 019 Art of the Modern World
 ARTH 081 Introduction to Asian Art: India, Nepal, and Tibet
 ARTH 082 Introduction to Asian Art: China
 ARTH 122 Art in Venice between East and West
 ARTH 123 Northern European Art
 ARTH 124 Baroque Art in Europe
 ARTH 125 The Art of Coexistence: Jewish, Islamic, and Christian Art in Medieval Spain
 ARTH 138 Contemporary Art
 ARTH 181 The Art of Mughal India
 ARTH 186 Japanese Painting and Prints
 ARTH 188 Early Japanese Art
 ARTH 191 Seminar: Contemporary Art of Asia
 CHNS 001 Elementary Chinese I
 CHNS 002 Elementary Chinese II
 CHNS 003 Intermediate Chinese III
 CHNS 004 Intermediate Chinese IV
 CHNS 005 Advanced Chinese V
 CHNS 100 Chinese Culture Through Film
 DNC 176 Dance Cultures
 ENG 020 Fundamentals of Grammar for Academic Writers
 ENG 187 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
 ETHS 039 Raices (Roots): Latin America and the Caribbean
 ETHS 051 Introduction to Ethnic Studies
 ETHS 114 Representing Blackness: Film and Literature in Africa and the Diaspora
 ETHS 120 Decolonizing Spirituality: Indigenous Religions in the Americas
 ETHS 144 Representation and Politics in Asian Diasporic and Pacific Islander Literature
 ETHS 150 Black Feminist Theory
 ETHS 159 History of Latinas/os in the U.S.
 ETHS 173 Celluloid Native: American Indians in Film
 ETHS 188 Film, Color, and Culture: Images of People of Color in Cinema
 FREN 001 Elementary French I
 FREN 002 Elementary French II
 FREN 003 Intermediate French III
 FREN 004 Intermediate French IV
 FREN 100 Advanced Grammar, Translation and Writing
 FREN 101 Introduction to French Literature
 FREN 102 Introduction to Francophone Literature
 FREN 143 Popular Tales: a Cross-Cultural Comparison
 FREN 144 De-colonizing Algeria: Algerian Women Writers and Filmmakers
 FREN 145 The Francophone Levant and the Ottoman Empire
 FREN 146 Contemporary French and Francophone Theory
 FREN 147 Dangerous Crossings:War and Migration in Francophone African and Middle Eastern Literature
 FREN 155 Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment
 FREN 162 Aesthetics of the Body in Literature
 FREN 168 Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe
 FREN 170 Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French
 FREN 191 Senior Thesis
 GOVT 016 Comparative Politics
 GOVT 017 International Relations
 GOVT 137 Middle East Politics
 GOVT 142 African Politics
 GOVT 149 International Organizations
 HIST 011 The West and Its Cultural Traditions I
 HIST 012 The West and Its Cultural Traditions II
 HIST 061 China and Japan to 1800
 HIST 125 France: From the 1789 Revolution to the Present
 HIST 127 Germany and Central Europe: From the Beginnings to the European Union
 HIST 146 Dao and the World of Daoism
 HIST 148 Communist China, 1949–1989
 HIST 153 Traditional China
 HIST 154 Modern China
 HIST 169 Men, Women, and Travel: Tourism in Europe Since the Renaissance
 LET 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 LET 114 Framing Violence in Popular Tales
 LET 115 African and Caribbean Literatures
 LET 128 Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment
 LET 129 Introduction to the History of Emotions in Early Modern Europe.
 LET 131 Cultures and Identities in the Americas and the Caribbean
 LET 142 French and Francophone Women Writers
 LET 149 Post-Colonial Conditions: Contemporary Women's Writings from Africa
 LET 161 Latin American Women Writers in Translation
 LET 166 National Literatures of Latin America
 LET 168 Women in Cinema: Latin America, Spain and U.S. Latinas
 LET 169 Hispanic Cinema
 LET 170 Business French and Cultural Praxis
 LET 171 Fantastical Writings: 20th-Century Latin American and U.S. Latino(a) Fiction
 LET 191 Senior Thesis
 MUS 014 Musics of the World: Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan
 MUS 015 Musics of the World: Africa, the Mediterranean, and the Americas
 MUS 016 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 114 Musics of the World: Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan
 MUS 116 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 117 Studies in European Music and Culture to 1750
 MUS 118 Classical and Romantic Music
 MUS 141 The Music of India: Brahma to Bhangra
 MUS 163 The World of Opera
 PHE 100 Theories and Praxis of Health Equity
 REL 180AS Spirituality and Sustainability
 SPAN 001 Elementary Spanish I
 SPAN 002 Elementary Spanish II
 SPAN 003 Intermediate Spanish III
 SPAN 004 Intermediate Spanish IV
 SPAN 051 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 SPAN 052 Intermediate Oral Skills Through Readings and Writing
 SPAN 140 Introduction to Hispanic Literatures
 SPAN 151 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 SPAN 172 Intersections of Art and Poetry
 SPAN 175 The 20th-Century Hispanic Novel
 SPAN 183 Seminar in Iberian, Latin American and U.S. Latina(o) Literatures
 SPAN 191 Senior Thesis
 WGSS 106 Postcolonial Feminist Theory and Literature
 WGSS 109 Comparative Studies on Women in Religion
 WGSS 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 WGSS 131 Women in Islam
 WGSS 175 Transnational Sexualities
Ways of Knowing/Modes of Inquiry
 Language Other than English
 CHNS 001 Elementary Chinese I
 CHNS 002 Elementary Chinese II
 CHNS 003 Intermediate Chinese III
 CHNS 004 Intermediate Chinese IV
 CHNS 005 Advanced Chinese V
 FREN 001 Elementary French I
 FREN 002 Elementary French II
 FREN 003 Intermediate French III
 FREN 004 Intermediate French IV
 FREN 100 Advanced Grammar, Translation and Writing
 FREN 101 Introduction to French Literature
 FREN 102 Introduction to Francophone Literature
 FREN 143 Popular Tales: a Cross-Cultural Comparison
 FREN 144 De-colonizing Algeria: Algerian Women Writers and Filmmakers
 FREN 145 The Francophone Levant and the Ottoman Empire
 FREN 146 Contemporary French and Francophone Theory
 FREN 147 Dangerous Crossings:War and Migration in Francophone African and Middle Eastern Literature
 FREN 155 Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment
 FREN 162 Aesthetics of the Body in Literature
 FREN 168 Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe
 FREN 170 Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French
 FREN 191 Senior Thesis
 LET 114 Framing Violence in Popular Tales
 LET 170 Business French and Cultural Praxis
 SPAN 001 Elementary Spanish I
 SPAN 002 Elementary Spanish II
 SPAN 003 Intermediate Spanish III
 SPAN 004 Intermediate Spanish IV
 SPAN 051 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 SPAN 052 Intermediate Oral Skills Through Readings and Writing
 SPAN 101 Advanced Spanish Grammar, Composition and Translation
 SPAN 140 Introduction to Hispanic Literatures
 SPAN 151 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 SPAN 152 Intermediate Oral Skills Through Readings and Writing
 SPAN 173 Contemporary Latin American, Spanish and U.S. Latina (o) Short Fiction
 SPAN 175 The 20th-Century Hispanic Novel
 SPAN 180 Special Topics in Hispanic Literatures
 SPAN 180AS Magical Realism in Hispanic Literature and Culture
Foundational Skills
 Quantitative Literacy
 BIO 125 Principles of Ecology
 BIO 149 Conservation Biology
 BIO 155 Plant Ecology
 CS 062 Contemporary Computing
 CS 080AJ Python For All
 CS 180AJ Python For All
 ECON 050 Introduction to Economics
 ECON 081 Introduction to Statistics
 MATH 003 Pre-Calculus
 MATH 004 Discrete Mathematics I
 MATH 006 Discrete Mathematics II
 MATH 047 Calculus I
 MATH 048 Calculus II
 MATH 049 Multivariable Calculus
 MATH 050 Linear Algebra
 PHE 180A ST: Statistics for Health Care
 PHIL 051 Formal Logic
 PSYC 146 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
 THS 164 History of Theater
Ways of Knowing/Modes of Inquiry
 Race, Gender & Power
 ARTH 125 The Art of Coexistence: Jewish, Islamic, and Christian Art in Medieval Spain
 ARTH 138 Contemporary Art
 ARTH 140 New Directions in Art History and Criticism
 ARTH 199 Critical and Theoretical Approaches to the History of Art
 ARTS 180J Art and Performance as Political Expression
 DNC 165 Modern to Contemporary Performance: History, Theory, and Practice
 EDUC 180AJ Becoming a Bad Student: Identity, Inequity, and Intersectionality in Schooling
 ENG 043 Survey of African American Literature
 ENG 180A ST: Queer Archival Desires
 ENG 180DS Race, Class, Wizardry: Harry Potter
 ETHS 039 Raices (Roots): Latin America and the Caribbean
 ETHS 040 Activism in the Digital Age
 ETHS 041 Inventing the "Other," Policing Differences
 ETHS 051 Introduction to Ethnic Studies
 ETHS 052 African American Women's History
 ETHS 054 American Indian History to 1900
 ETHS 055 Law, Resistance and Identity: American Indian History from 1900
 ETHS 064 Mixed Race Descent in the Americas
 ETHS 090 Comparative Ethnic Literature and Cultural Production
 ETHS 113 Comics and Politics: Visual Culture, Power, and Ideology
 ETHS 114 Representing Blackness: Film and Literature in Africa and the Diaspora
 ETHS 120 Decolonizing Spirituality: Indigenous Religions in the Americas
 ETHS 126 Theories of Race and Ethnicity
 ETHS 144 Representation and Politics in Asian Diasporic and Pacific Islander Literature
 ETHS 150 Black Feminist Theory
 ETHS 154 Writing the Self: Autobiographies of People of Color in the U.S.
 ETHS 156 Contemporary Queer Writers of Color
 ETHS 157 Race, Gender, and the Criminal Justice System
 ETHS 158 Latino/a Immigration
 ETHS 159 History of Latinas/os in the U.S.
 ETHS 165 Latina/o Politics
 ETHS 166 Women of Color in Social Movements
 ETHS 173 Celluloid Native: American Indians in Film
 ETHS 180CJ Art and Performance as Political Expression
 ETHS 188 Film, Color, and Culture: Images of People of Color in Cinema
 ETHS 189 Research Methods with Communities of Color, with Fieldwork
 FREN 102 Introduction to Francophone Literature
 FREN 144 De-colonizing Algeria: Algerian Women Writers and Filmmakers
 FREN 146 Contemporary French and Francophone Theory
 FREN 147 Dangerous Crossings:War and Migration in Francophone African and Middle Eastern Literature
 FREN 162 Aesthetics of the Body in Literature
 FREN 168 Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe
 FREN 170 Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French
 GOVT 141 States and Nations
 GOVT 150 Political Representation
 HIST 061 China and Japan to 1800
 HIST 116 History of the American City
 HIST 125 France: From the 1789 Revolution to the Present
 HIST 127 Germany and Central Europe: From the Beginnings to the European Union
 HIST 133 The South in American History
 HIST 160 History of Women in America
 HIST 180A ST: Mills College: History and Heritage
 LET 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 LET 115 African and Caribbean Literatures
 LET 131 Cultures and Identities in the Americas and the Caribbean
 LET 142 French and Francophone Women Writers
 LET 149 Post-Colonial Conditions: Contemporary Women's Writings from Africa
 LET 161 Latin American Women Writers in Translation
 LET 162 U.S. Latino Literature and Culture
 LET 180AS Hidden Gems in Literature and Beyond: Ideology, Power, and Food
 LET 180J Free Your Voice: : An Academic Writing Workshop
 LET 180S From Modern Romance to Being Mortal: Bestsellers, Ideology and Power
 LET 191 Senior Thesis
 MUS 016 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 116 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 117 Studies in European Music and Culture to 1750
 MUS 141 The Music of India: Brahma to Bhangra
 PHE 001 Introduction to Public Health
 PHE 100 Theories and Praxis of Health Equity
 REL 180AS Spirituality and Sustainability
 SOC 146 Sociology of Hip-Hop
 SOC 156 Sociology of Oakland
 SOC 180S Body Politics: Race, Gender, and Power
 SPAN 051 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 SPAN 151 Spanish for Spanish Speakers: Language, Culture, and Identity
 WGSS 071 Introduction to Women's Studies
 WGSS 072 Introduction to Queer Studies
 WGSS 101 Feminist and Queer Research Methodologies
 WGSS 105 Sexuality and the City
 WGSS 106 Postcolonial Feminist Theory and Literature
 WGSS 109 Comparative Studies on Women in Religion
 WGSS 111 Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
 WGSS 131 Women in Islam
 WGSS 135 Race, Sexuality, and the State
 WGSS 175 Transnational Sexualities
 WGSS 180A ST: Gender and Visual Literacy
Ways of Knowing/Modes of Inquiry
 Scientific Inquiry
 BIO 010N Introductory Biology for Health Sciences
 BIO 033 Genetics: Human Aspects
 BIO 049 Evolution for Future Presidents
 BIO 055 The Ecology of Plants for Non-majors
 CHEM 004 Introduction to College Chemistry
 CHEM 017 General Chemistry I
 ENVS 022 Introduction to Environmental Science
 ENVS 050 Environmental Geology
 ENVS 180AS Astrobiogeochemistry
 PHYS 061 General Physics I
Foundational Skills
 Written and Oral Communication I
 ARTS 180BS Texting or How to Write about Contemporary Art,
 ENG 001 ENG 001: Rhetoric and Composition for the College Writer
Foundational Skills
 Written and Oral Communication II
 ARTH 181 The Art of Mughal India
 ARTH 191 Seminar: Contemporary Art of Asia
 ARTH 193 Seminar: The Image and the Law
 ARTH 199 Critical and Theoretical Approaches to the History of Art
 BIO 055 The Ecology of Plants for Non-majors
 BIO 091 Biological Inquiry
 BIO 100 Microbiology
 BIO 125 Principles of Ecology
 BIO 144 Animal Behavior
 BIO 149 Conservation Biology
 BIO 155 Plant Ecology
 CHEM 109 Analytical Chemistry
 CHEM 134 Experimental Physical Chemistry
 CHNS 100 Chinese Culture Through Film
 EDUC 180AS Research Seminar in Child Develpment
 EDUC 194A Senior Seminar: Child Development
 ENG 020 Fundamentals of Grammar for Academic Writers
 ENG 072 Journalism I: Reporting, Writing & Editing
 ENG 073 Journalism II: Introduction to Digital Journalism
 ENG 102 Advanced Expository Writing
 ENG 107 Artful Prose: Grammar and Style for Writers
 ENG 116 Intro to Podcasting
 ENG 124 Craft of Literary Journalism
 ENG 127 Digital Storytelling
 ENG 133 Short-form nonfiction: features, reviews, op-eds and blogs
 ENG 134 Writing for Magazines
 ENG 159 Short-Form Nonfiction Writing Workshop
 ENG 171 Social Action and the Academic Essay
 ENG 172 Journalism I: Reporting, Writing & Editing
 ENG 173 Journalism II: Introduction to Digital Journalism
 ENG 187 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
 ETHS 041 Inventing the "Other," Policing Differences
 ETHS 090 Comparative Ethnic Literature and Cultural Production
 ETHS 113 Comics and Politics: Visual Culture, Power, and Ideology
 ETHS 144 Representation and Politics in Asian Diasporic and Pacific Islander Literature
 ETHS 154 Writing the Self: Autobiographies of People of Color in the U.S.
 ETHS 156 Contemporary Queer Writers of Color
 ETHS 189 Research Methods with Communities of Color, with Fieldwork
 FREN 003 Intermediate French III
 FREN 004 Intermediate French IV
 FREN 100 Advanced Grammar, Translation and Writing
 FREN 102 Introduction to Francophone Literature
 FREN 168 Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe
 GOVT 100 Written and Oral Communication for Political Science
 HIST 011 The West and Its Cultural Traditions I
 HIST 012 The West and Its Cultural Traditions II
 HIST 031 American History I
 HIST 032 American History II
 HIST 061 China and Japan to 1800
 HIST 116 History of the American City
 HIST 125 France: From the 1789 Revolution to the Present
 HIST 127 Germany and Central Europe: From the Beginnings to the European Union
 HIST 133 The South in American History
 HIST 146 Dao and the World of Daoism
 HIST 148 Communist China, 1949–1989
 HIST 153 Traditional China
 HIST 154 Modern China
 HIST 160 History of Women in America
 HIST 169 Men, Women, and Travel: Tourism in Europe Since the Renaissance
 HIST 180A ST: Mills College: History and Heritage
 HIST 189 History and Its Methods
 LET 180AS Hidden Gems in Literature and Beyond: Ideology, Power, and Food
 LET 180J Free Your Voice: : An Academic Writing Workshop
 LET 180S From Modern Romance to Being Mortal: Bestsellers, Ideology and Power
 LET 191 Senior Thesis
 MUS 016 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 020 American Music
 MUS 116 Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
 MUS 117 Studies in European Music and Culture to 1750
 MUS 137 Seminar in Music Literature and Criticism
 PHIL 010 Ancient Philosophy
 PHIL 011 Early Modern Philosophy
 PHIL 015 Introduction to Philosophy
 PHIL 043 Existentialism
 PHIL 060 Philosophy of Religion
 PHIL 062 Ethics
 PHIL 125 Philosophy of Law
 PHIL 143 Existentialism
 PHIL 144 Language, Meaning, and Understanding
 PHIL 145 Philosophy of Mind
 PHIL 184 19th Century European Philosophy: Hegel, Marx, & Nietzsche
 PHIL 185 Wittgenstein and Heidegger
 PPOL 015 Introduction to Policy: Identifying and Solving Public Problems
 REL 180AS Spirituality and Sustainability
 SOC 191 Senior Seminar
 SPAN 052 Intermediate Oral Skills Through Readings and Writing
 SPAN 101 Advanced Spanish Grammar, Composition and Translation
 SPAN 153 Poetry Workshop
 SPAN 154 Fiction Workshop
 SPAN 183 Seminar in Iberian, Latin American and U.S. Latina(o) Literatures
 SPAN 191 Senior Thesis
 THS 020 Communication, Presence and Public Speaking
 WGSS 101 Feminist and Queer Research Methodologies
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