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Summer Courses

Why take summer classes in CAL?

Summer session offered through the College of Arts & Letters (CAL) can help you get ahead in your coursework and stay connected to your professors and the campus.  Take a class no matter where you are -- all of our courses are on-line!

Session Dates

  • Six Week Summer Session 1 (S1) - May 26–July 13
  • Six Week Summer Session 2 (S2)  -  July 7–August 19
  • Thirteen Week Summer Session (T1) - May 26–August 19       

Taking just one summer session course can put you on track to graduate on time or leave room in your schedule for a valuable internship, study abroad experience, or participation in a student organization next year.

Subject Num Sect Sched# Title Units Session Start Time End Time Days Instructor
AFRAS 170B 1 20012 AFROAMERICAN HISTORY 3 S2       ALKEBULAN
 AFRAS 421 1 20013 BLACK URBAN EXPERIENCE 3 S1       JAYAWARDENE
AMIND  140  1  20014 US HIST AM IND PERSPEC 1 3 S1       NELSON
AMIND 141   1  20015 US HIST AM IND PERSPEC 2 S2       CORNELL
AMIND 440   1  20016 AMERICAN INDIAN HISTORY S1       CORNELL
AMIND 451   1  20017 AMERICAN INDIAN IDENTITY S1        CHILCOTE
ANTH 101 1 20018 HUMAN BIOCULTURAL ORIGIN 3 S2       KOBARI
ANTH 349 1 20019 ROOTS OF CIVILIZATION-LINE 3 S2       MAYES
ANTH 350 1 20020 CULTURES AROUND THE GLOBE 3 S1        
ANTH 451 1 20021 AMERICAN INDIAN IDENTITY 3 S1       CHILCOTE
ASIAN 101 1 20027 ASIAN THOUGHT & CULTURES 3 S1       KILLMER
CAL 450 1 ***** CAL STUDY ABROAD 1 S2     ARR SCHREIBER
CAL 450 2 ***** CAL STUDY ABROAD 2 S2     ARR SCHREIBER
CAL 450 3 ***** CAL STUDY ABROAD 3 S2     ARR SCHREIBER
CCS 275 1 20058 SPORTS AND RACE 3 S1       DOMINGUES
CLASS 120 1 20106 ENGLISH WRDS FR LAT & GRK 3 S2       SMITH
 ECON 101  1 20158  PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS  S1       HILMER
 ECON 102 1 20159 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS  3  S1       HILMER
 ECON 321  1 20160  INTERMED MICROECON THEORY  3  S1       SHAHRIAR 
 ECON 365  1  20161 ECON OF UNDEVELOPED AREAS  3  S1       FOAD
ECON 487 1 20162 ECON OF STRATEGY 3 S2       SHAHRIAR
ENGL 220 1 20169 INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE 3 S1       THOMAS
ENGL 401 1 21518 CHILDHOOD'S LITERATURE 3 S2       SHUMATE
ENGL 581W 1 20171 THE WRITING OF FICTION 3 S1       CHAMPION
GEOG 101 1 20188 EARTH'S PHYSICAL ENVIRONMT 3 S1       THORNGRN
HIST 100 1 20192 WORLD HISTORY 3 S1       DE VOS
HIST 101 1 20193 WORLD HISTORY 3 S2       PENROSE
HIST 105 1 20194 WESTERN CIV TO 170TH CENT 3 S2       PARKER
HIST 109 1 20195 AMERICAN HIST TO RECONSTR 3 S1       BLUM
HIST 110 1 20196 AMERICAN HIST SINCE C WAR 3 S1       WIESE
HUM 409 1 20197 THE FUTURE 3 S1       DUMAS
ITAL 100A 1 20198 ELEMENTARY ITALIAN 1 3 S2        
LATAM 101 1 20202 INTRO LATIN AMER STUDIES 3 S2       GUZMAN
LING 305W 1 20203 ADV COMP INTERNATL STUDNT 3 S1        
PHIL 101 1 20262 INTRO PHILOSPOPHY ETHICS 3 S1       DEDMAN
PHIL 329 1 20263 SOCIAL ETHICS 3 S2       BROWN
PHIL 332 1 20264 ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS 3 S1       BARZILA
POL S 101 1 20272 INTRO AM POL GLOBAL PERSP 3 S1       TWIST
POL S 102 1 20273 INTRO AM&CALIF GOVT&POLIT 3 S1       GONZALEZ OBRIEN
REL S 100 1 20284 EXPLORING THE BIBLE 3 S2       KIRKEGAARD
REL S 101 1 20285 WORLD RELIGION 3 S1       BARTEL
REL S 339 1 20286 RELIGIONS OF INDIA 3 S2       THOMASES
REL S 390A 1 20287 RELIG & AMER INSTITUTIONS 3 S1       FERES
RWS 100 1 20292 RHETORIC WRITTEN ARGUMENT 3 S2       UNDERWOOD
RWS 100 2 20293 RHETORIC WRITTEN ARGUMENT 3 S2       TOWNER
RWS 105A 1 20294 RHET WRIT ARG STRETCH 1 3 S2       TEMPELTON
RWS 105A 2 20295 RHET WRIT ARG STRETCH 1 3 S2       WHITE
RWS 305W 1 20296 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       THOMPSON
RWS 305W 2 20297 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       BAKER
RWS 305W 3 20298 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       COSTELLO
RWS 305W 4 20299 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       FIELDEN
RWS 305W 5 20300 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       CENTANNI
RWS 305W 6 20301 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       SHERMAN
RWS 305W 7 20302 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       KINKADE
RWS 305W 8 20303 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       GOODMAN
RWS 305W 9 20304 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       BOECK
RWS 305W 10 20305 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       BORGEN
RWS 305W 11 20306 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       WILLIAMS
RWS 305W 12 20307 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       WHITWORTH
RWS 305W 13 20308 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       CAVENDER
RWS 305W 14 20309 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       HUGHES
RWS 305W 15 20310 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       KLINE
RWS 305W 16 20311 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       MERRIAM
RWS 305W 17 20312 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       MERRIAM
RWS 305W 18 20313 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S1       WHITWORTH
RWS 305W 19 20314 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       LINFOR
RWS 305W 20 20315 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       CENTANNI
RWS 305W 21 20316 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       CISSEL
RWS 305W 22 20317 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       ANAYA
RWS 305W 23 20318 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       FLEWELLING
RWS 305W 24 20319 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       OWENS
RWS 305W 25 20320 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       WILLIAMS
RWS 305W 26 20321 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       ANAYA
RWS 305W 27 20322 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       SAGER
RWS 305W 28 20323 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       COPELAND
RWS 305W 29 20324 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       CENTANNI
RWS 305W 30 20325 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       NERHAN
RWS 305W 31 20326 WRITING IN VARIOUS SETTNGS 3 S2       MADDEN
SOC 101 1 20330 INTR SOC: STUDY OF SOCIETY 3 S1       GIBBONS
SOC 410 1 20331 SOC PSY MIND SELF&SOCIETY 3 S2       JOHNSTON
SOC 442 1 20332 HOMICIDE IN AMERICA 3 S1       BROWN
SOC 443 1 20333 CRIME AND SOCIETY 3 S2       MCCALL
SPAN 101 1 20334 INTRO TO SPANISH I 4 S1 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 101 2 20335 INTRO TO SPANISH I 4 S2 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 102 1 20336 INTRO TO SPANISH II 4 S1 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 102 2 20337 INTRO TO SPANISH II 4 S2 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 201 1 20338 INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I 4 S1 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 201 2 20339 INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I 4 S2 1000 1150 DAILY  
SPAN 342 1 38156 MEXICAN CIVILIZATION 3 S2 1200 1340 MTWTH J. MARTIN
SUSTN 332 1 20351 ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS 3 S1       BARZILAI
WMNST 325 2 21513 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN 3 S1       DARCUIEL
WMNST 341B 1 20360 WOMEN IN AMERICAN HISTORY 3 S2       CAYLEFF
WMNST 355 2 21512 FEMNST APPRCHS POP CULTRE 3 S2       JARMAKANI
WMNST 360 1 20362 WMNS SEXUALITY AND BODY 3 S1       LARA
WMNST 360 2 20363 WMNS SEXUALITY AND BODY 3 S2       NARE


More information can be found on the SDSU Registrar's Summer Session page.