This course presents an introduction to ordinary and partial differential equations. The usual analytical, graphical and numerical aspects of the subject are covered, with an additional focus on proof-writing, the theoretical foundations and applications in economics.
Ce cours sera une histoire de la politique franÃ§aise Ã partir de la rÃ©volution franÃ§aise jusqu'a l'actualitÃ©. Nous nous concentrerons sur la recherche des inÃ©galitÃ©s Ã©conomiques en France actuellement. Nous allons lire les actualitÃ©s, regarder des films et lire de nombreux textes historiques et contemporains.
Tutorial granting credit for completing Marboro Graduate and Professional Studies' ALIGN program through Marlboro Professional Institute.
This tutorial taught entirely in French will introduce students to the literatures and culture of the Caribbean Francophone world (Martinique, Guadeloupe, Haïti). We will read writers such as Aimé Césaire, Franz Fanon, Joseph Zobel, Maryse Condé and Jacques Roumain. During the semestre we will focus on questions of race, culture identity, immigration and exil.
This variable credit seminar provides the support and structure to transform your random thoughts into a coherent and compelling argument for your plan.
Build a foundation for planetary science, focusing on the physical processes that dictate the appearance and composition of planets, exploring ideas in geology, chemistry, and physics. Will produce a final research paper discussing the formation of Saturn's moon Pan, specifically it's equatorial ridge.
A tutorial designed to explore topics in Thermal Physics and Statistical Mechanics.
This tutorial will focus on specific texts focused on the role of sound in mysticism and spirituality. Additionally, there will be some workshops/practical applications of the ideas that the texts outline.
This tutorial will examine the history of formation of Japanese environmental policy. An overview of 20th century development and industrialisation will be provided, and its effect on modern policy studied. Focus will be placed on the actors and events that produce policy. In addition, studies of activism and foreign influence will be included. --- ---Core text: Environmental Policy in Japan by Hidefumi Imura and Miranda A. Schreurs This text will look primarily Japan's environmental history and the policy that has been created as a result. It focuses for a large part on domestic environmental events and the mechanisms by which policy is and has been created, although the book's final chapters provide comparative studies for other large actors in the East Asian region. --- ---Other selected readings will be provided to supplement the study in the following areas: -international environmental policy (foreign policy) -domestic environmental activism
Japanese tutoring provided by community member Yasuko. I anticipate taking these lessons for an equivalent of 2 credits or 90 semester hours of work. Course materials and lesson plans will further be outlined by Yasuko and myself.
This tutorial will be a history of capitalism. It could also be described as a history of Marxist theory. It will include authors from a variety of disciplines, including history, sociology, philosophy, and economics.
Continuing to learn the fundamentals of the Korean language after I began over the summer
This tutorial will be a continuation of a Sound Art tutorial completed in Spring 17. The end result will be at least two large scale sound art installations, both of which will represent a significant portion of my plan.
This course would be about how to design a set for the theater. In this course we would be given a play (or more) to design going through the concept to the model. We would also be learning practical constructions skills as they are very relevant to the field.
An exploration of the ways in which dance is created and adapted for screen rather than stage, culminating in the creation of a dance film.
A group Tutorial for Plan students in Music composition. The semester will be dedicated to drafting, and refining compositions individually and in workshops.