New Century College

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Course Details

New Century College offers courses in every semester: Fall, Spring and Summer. Courses vary each semester and fulfill different degree requirements. Below are details that do not appear in the course’s catalog description.

Fall 2014

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Course

Total Credits Earned

LC Earned

EL Earned

General Education Fulfilled

Other

NCLC 101: Narratives of Identity

6

 

 

Oral Communication & Literature

This course is only open to incoming freshmen invited to participate in Mason’s Cornerstones program.

NCLC 102: Global Networks & Communities

6

 

 

Western Civilization/World History & Global Understanding

This course is only open to incoming freshmen invited to participate in Mason’s Cornerstones program.

NCLC 200: Visual Thinking & the Creative Impulse

 

4

4

1

Fine Arts

Counts toward the Arts endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 201: The World Since 1945

6

6

 

Western Civilization/World History or Global Understanding

 

NCLC 202: Public Speaking/Critical Thinking

4

4

1

Oral Communication

Counts toward the English/Communication endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 204: Leadership Theory/Practice

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 210: Sustainable World

4

4

1

  Counts toward the Natural Science endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students 

NCLC 244: Beats, Rhyme & Culture

4

4

1

 

 

NCLC 245: Visual Culture & Society

4

4

1

Fine Arts

Counts toward the humanities endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 249: Digital Literacy

4

4

1

Information Technology

 

NCLC 275: Leadership for Sustainability

1

1

 

 

This course is only open to students living in the Sustainability Living/Learning Community.

NCLC 290: Internship

1-6

 

1-6

 

Students must submit an internship application and be approved to register.

NCLC 294: Mason Corps

1-2

 

1-2

 

Students must receive instructor approval to register.

NCLC 295: Explorations of Mindful Living

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students living in the Mindful Living Living/Learning Community.

NCLC 295: Leadership & Community Engagement

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students living in the Community Engagement & Leadership Living/Learning Community.

NCLC 295: Capital & Community

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students living in the Cornerstones Living/Learning Community.

NCLC 304: Social Movements & Community Activism

4

4

1

 

 

NCLC 311: Animal Migration & Conservation

6

6

2

Natural Science

Counts toward the natural science Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 312: Images & Experiences of Childhood

4

4

1

 

Counts toward the humanities endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

**CANCELLED** NCLC 322: Teacher – A Historical Perspective

 

3

3

 

Western Civilization

 

NCLC 331: The Nonprofit Sector

4

4

1

 

This course is only open to students admitted to the Nonprofit Fellows program.

NCLC 333: The Nature of Mathematics

3

3

 

Quantitative Reasoning

Counts toward the mathematics endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 347: Gender Representation in Popular Culture

4

4

1

Fine Arts

 

Counts toward the humanities endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 348: Digital Futures

3

3

1

Information Technology

 

NCLC 355: Consciousness, Meaning & Life Purpose

3

3

 

 

 

**CANCELLED** NCLC 375: Understanding the Sciences

6

6

2

Natural Science

Counts toward the Natural Science endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 375: Body as Basis

 

3

3

1

 

 

NCLC 375: Meditation Mindfulness & Stress Management

4

4

1

 

 

NCLC 375: Explorations of Adoption

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 375: Representations of Law

6

6

 1

 

 

NCLC 375: Applied Leadership

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 375: Sport & Social Justice

3

3

 

 

Applies as an elective to the Social Justice concentration and minor.

NCLC 390: Internship

1-6

 

1-6

 

Students must submit an internship application and be approved to register.

NCLC 391: Intro to Integrative Studies

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 395: Explorations of Mindful Living

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students living in the Mindful Living Living/Learning Community.

NCLC 395: Interpersonal Conflict Awareness

3

 

3

 

 

NCLC 395: Beekeeping and Sustainability

3

 

3

   

NCLC 397: Add-on Experiential Learning

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students enrolled in NCLC 331, NCLC 431-001 or NCLC 435-002.

NCLC 410: Contemporary Health Issues

4

4

1

Global Understanding

 

NCLC 431: Principals of Fundraising/Resource Dev

4

4

1

 

Section 001 is only open to students admitted to the Nonprofit Fellows program.

NCLC 435: Leadership in a Changing Environment

4

4

1

 

Section 002 is only open to students admitted to the Nonprofit Fellows program.

NCLC 446: Art, Beauty & Culture

4

4

 

Fine Arts

Counts toward the arts endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 475: Self-Care for Applied Well-Being

3

3

 

 

 

**CANCELLED** NCLC 475: American Pop Culture

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 475: Mind-Body Theory & Practice

3

3

 

 

 

NCLC 475: Human Trafficking & the International Community

3

3

1

Global Understanding

 

NCLC 475: Reconciliation & Forgiveness in Divided Communities

3

3

1

Global Understanding

Counts toward the humanities endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students

NCLC 475: President’s Leadership Seminar

4

4

1

 

 

NCLC 475: Conservation Behavior

6

6

2

 

Earns 4 credits of science electives toward the Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education concentrations. Fulfills the natural science lab general education requirement for Integrative Studies students.

**CANCELLED** NCLC 475: Visual Literacy

3

3

 

Fine Arts

Counts toward the humanities endorsement requirement for Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education students 

NCLC 490: Internship

1-6

 

1-6

 

Students must submit an internship application and be approved to register.

NCLC 494: Sharing Language Literacy

3

 

3

 

 

NCLC 495: Mindful Living in Action

1

 

1

 

This course is only open to students living in the Mindful Living Living/Learning Community.

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