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WST 301 - Histories of Feminism

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
An historical study of the theoretical and practical developments that form contemporary feminism. Beginning with the 18th century critiques of women's rights, the course traces the expansion of feminist concerns to include a global perspective, as well as attention to race and class. Representative texts include Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Women, poems by Phyllis Wheatley and Sojourner Truth, Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper, Virginia Woolf's Three Guineas, and Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex.
Section: 30
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BUS 353 - Entrepreneurship

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
Entrepreneurship is the study of new venture creation and management and it could occur in a myriad of ways depending n the interactions of entrepreneurs and opportunities. This course provides an overview of issues of creating a business, ranging from opportunity recognition and evaluation to resource acquisitions and management. It is designed to appeal to individuals with strong desires to become entrepreneurs, to join start up companies, or to work in the venture capital industry. The course objectives are threefold: 1) to develop a scientific understanding of entrepreneurship, and the empirical evidence in support of theories; 2) to transform this scientific understanding to practice; and 3) to provide firsthand experience with dealing with uncertainty and managing the start-up process.
Section: 30
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BUS 365 - Financial Management

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
Financial management techniques and analysis for improving business decision-making will be explored. Topics include: Long and short term financial decisions, debt and equity funding, capital structure, net working capital, inventory management, account receivable management, and how to deal with financial distress related to reorganization and/or liquidation in bankruptcy. The basics of payout policy will be discussed including dividends and stock repurchases. In addition, students will learn how companies finance merger and acquisition decisions, including leveraged buyouts.
Section: 30
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ECO 359 - Reading and Writing in Economics

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
Provides opportunity to practice the skills and techniques of effective academic writing and satisfies the learning outcomes of the Stony Brook Curriculum's WRTD learning objective.
Section: 30
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EEO 311 - Electronics Circuits II

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
Differential and multistage amplifiers with bipolar junction transistors(BJT) and field-effect transistors (FET). Biasing in integrated circuits and active loads. Frequency response of common-emitter (common-source), common-base (common-gate), common-collector (common-dran) single BJT (FET) stages. Frequency response of differential-pair, cascode, and multistage circuits. Selection of coupling and by bypass capacitors. Analog integrated circuits. Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor (MOS) digital circuits with emphasis on CMOS. LEC/LAB
Section: 30
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EEO 441 - Engineering Design II

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
This is a two-semester, year-long capstone design project in which students acquire a culminating design experience by working under the supervision of a faculty member on a design project that involves realistic constraints including economic, environmental, sustainability, manufacturability, ethical, health, and safety, social, and political factors. In most cases, in the fall (EEO 440), students investigate and finalize the design aspect whereas in the spring (EEO 441), implementation and testing are carried out. Projects are solicited from industries and faculty members, and to the extent possible, mentored by professional engineers. Two comprehensive technical reports (one for EEO 440 and one for EEO 441) and an oral presentation are required.
Section: 30
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EEO 470 - Renewable Distributed Generation and Storage

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
This course introduces a specific type of electric power system, the microgrid. With ongoing deregulation of the electrical utility industry and emergence of more renewable smaller generation sources advancement into the electrical power industry will be met by microgrids. Topics will include a historical global perspective of electrical systems, individual enabling technologies that comprise a microgrid will be presented. The class involves a design of a microgrid that incorporates and considers economic, environmental, sustainable, manufacturable, ethical, health and safety, social and political constraints.
Section: 30
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EEO 488 - Internship in Electrical Engineering

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
An independent off-campus engineering project with faculty supervision. Students are required to submit an interim progress report and a final report before the last day of classes.
Section: 30
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EGL 309 - Women's Mental Health & Novel

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
The study of literature in English as it affects and is affected by other disciplines such as anthropology, science, sociology, sustainability, the history of ideas, theology, and psychology.
Section: 30
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EGL 369 - Magical Realism

Stony Brook / University Center | Spring 2020
January 27, 2020 — 
Designed for upper-division students, this course provides an in-depth study of a specific topic within humanities disciplines such as music, art, literature, religion, and philosophy. Students will be expected to demonstrate knowledge of the conventions and methods used in the humanities discipline(s) studied.
Section: 30