Fall Semester 2014

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The Philadelphia Center
Office of Graduate & Adult Education Admissions


1355 West Cheltenham Avenue
Melrose Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215.635.4734 or
888.258.3764 X7
Fax: 215.635.4590
eMail: philadelphia@alvernia.edu

Office Hours
Mon - Thur 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fri - Appointment only
Sat - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Classroom Courses - Philadelphia Center

 Adult Education Courses

 
 Art  History
 Behavioral Health
 Mathematics
 Biology  Music
 Business  Philosophy
 Communication  Psychology
 Computer Information Systems  Social Work
 Criminal Justice  Theology
 English  
 
 

Art

ART 105-17: Art Appreciation
August 25 - October 15   
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Behavioral Health

BH 201-17: Foundations of Addictions   
August 25 - October 15      
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BH 201-17D: Foundations of Addictions   
August 25 - October 15  
Monday/Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

BH 202-17: Origins of Mental Illness   
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 202-17D: Origins of Mental Illness  
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

BH 203-27: Neuropharmacology
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 204-17: Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 204-27: Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BH 204-27D: Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

BH 230-27: Assessment & Evaluation   
October 16 - December 4  
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 230-27D: Assessment & Evaluation   
October 16 - December 4 
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 

BH 303-17: Counseling Techniques I
August 25 - October 15 
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

BH 303-17D: Counseling Techniques I
August 25 - October 15 
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

BH 304-27D: Group Counseling I
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. 

BH 330-17: Crisis Intervention   
August - October 16
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

BH 400-17D: Marriage & Family Counseling
October 16 - December 4  
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.  

BH 402-27: Management of Human Services Agencies
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BH 404-P7: Practicum Field Experience  
August 25 - December 4   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.
   
BH 405-P7: Practicum Field Experience     
August 25 - December 4 
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 406-P7: Practicum Field Experience 
August 25 - December 4   
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 407-P7: Practicum Field Experience     
August 25 - December 4  
Monday, 4:00 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   

BH 411-27: Counseling Special Populations: Culture of Recovery 
October 16 - December 4   
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/18, 11/15, 11/22
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Biology 

BIO 109-27: Human Biology   
October 16 - December 4 
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

Business

BUS 101-17: Financial Accounting
August 25 - October 15   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BUS 200-27: Managerial Accounting
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BUS 410-27: Financial Markets
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

BUS 411-27: Corporate Finance
October 17 - December 10
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Communication

COM 101-17: Composition and Research
August 25 - October 15  
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.  
   
COM 101-17D: Composition and Research
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

COM 101-27: Composition and Research
October 16 - December 4
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/18, 11/15, 11/22
*Blended with additional online instruction.

COM 103-27: Fundamentals of Speech
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

COM 263-17: Fiction Writing
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

Computer Information Systems

CIS 115-17: Technology for the Workplace
August 25 - October 15
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Criminal Justice

CJ 101-17: Introduction to Criminal Justice
August 25 - October 15
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
*Blended with additional online instruction.

CJ 101-17D: Introduction to Criminal Justice
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

CJ 101-27: Introduction to Criminal Justice
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

CJ 175-27: Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation
October 16 - December 4
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/18, 11/15, 11/22
*Blended with additional online instruction.

CJ 175-27D: Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

CJ 218-27: Multicultural Issues in Criminal Justice
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

CJ 218-27D: Multicultural Issues in Criminal Justice
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

CJ 235-17D: Community Policing
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

CJ 235-17: Community Policing
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

CJ 274-17: Corrections & Rehabilitation
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

CJ 309-17: White Collar Crime
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

CJ 346-27: Terrorism
October 16 - December 4
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

CJ 403-27: Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

CJ 408-P7: Agency Practicum
August 25 - December 4
TBA

CJ 422-17: Crisis Management
August 25 - October 15
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

English

ENG 309-27: World Literature
October 16 - December 4  
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

History

HIS 281-27: Tps Milit. Hist: Battles That Shaped Modern World
October 16 - December 4 
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

HIS 308-17: The American Revolution & Constitution
August 25 - October 15  
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Mathematics

MAT 101-17: Survey of Mathematics   
August 25 - October 15   
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

MAT 101-27: Survey of Mathematics   
October 16 - December 4
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/18, 11/15, 11/22
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Music

MUS 224-27: Broadway Musicals
August 25 - October 15
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

Philosophy

PHI 105-17: Introduction to Philosophy
August 25 - October 15
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

PHI 105-17D: Introduction to Philosophy
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

PHI 105-27D: Introduction to Philosophy
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

PHI 210-27: Professional Ethics
October 16 - December 4
Monday, 5:30 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

PHI 210-27D: Professional Ethics
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

PHI 245-17: Eastern Philosophy & Religion
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

PHI 440-27: Great Thinkers
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

Psychology

PSY 101-17: Introductory Psychology
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m. 

PSY 101-17D: Introductory Psychology
August 25 - October 15
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m. 

PSY 101-27: Introductory Psychology
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.  

PSY 208-27: Human Development Across the Life Span
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

PSY 215-17: Multicultural Issues   
August 25 - October 15  
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
*Blended with additional online instruction.

PSY 270-17: Intro to Scientific Methods
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

PSY 430-17: Forensic Psychology
August 25 - October 15
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
*Blended with additional online instruction.

Social Work

SW 201-17D: Introduction to Social Work   
August 25 - October 15  
Monday/Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.   

SW 202-27: Social Services to Children
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

SW 203-17D: The Process of Aging
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

SW 211-27D: Intervention Strategies for Families
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 1:20 p.m.

SW 303-17: Human Behavior/Social Environment I
August 25 - October 15 
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m. 

SW 303-17D: Human Behavior/Social Environment I
August 25 - October 15 
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

SW 304-27: Human Behavior/Social Environment II
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

SW 304-27: Human Behavior/Social Environment II
October 16 - December 4
Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m

SW 401-27: Social Work Practice III
October 16 - December 4
TBA
*Blended with additional online instruction.

SW 403-P7: Senior Field Education I
August 25 - December 4
TBA

SW 405-P7: Methods in Social Research
August 25 - December 4
TBA

SW 407-P7: Senior Field Education Seminar
August 25 - December 4
TBA

Theology

THE 105-17: Foundations of Theology
August 25 - October 15
Dates: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  

THE 105-27: Foundations of Theology
October 16 - December 4
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.

THE 200-17: Christian Approach to Morality
August 25 - October 15
Monday/Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m..

THE 350-27: Franciscan Studies
October 16 - December 4
Saturday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/18, 11/15, 11/22
*Blended with additional online instruction.