Late Start and Weekend Classes

Please note: One- and three-credit weekend classes are also available through ACO: Academic Credit Options. Browse the courses, syllabi, and register online.

How to Register

To register for late start and weekend classes visit MyNEVADA. After logging in, choose “additional search criteria” on the fall or spring search form, select “dynamically dated” from the session pull-down menu and click the search button. All late start and weekend classes begin with section numbers 5701, 5702, etc.

Spring 2019

ACE 110 First Year Experience—2 credits

Section: 5721 (29338)
Instructor: Kaleigh Mitchell
Email: kaleighg@unr.edu
February 4–April 24
Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00 a.m.–8:15 p.m.
No class February 18, March 18, and March 20

AM 145 American Sign Language—4 credits

Section: 5701 (30167)
Instructor: Laura Archer
Email: lauraarcher@med.unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
No class March 16 or 23

CAS 674 Overview of Addiction Prevention, Treatment & Recovery—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29409)
Instructor: Jennifer Brenn
Email: jenny.brenn@sbcglobal.net
February 8–April 14
Hybrid, meets in person the following weekends:
Friday, February 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, March 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, April 12, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

CEP 674 Overview of Addiction Prevention, Treatment & Recovery—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29439)
Instructor: Jennifer Brenn
Email: jenny.brenn@sbcglobal.net
February 8-April 14
Hybrid, meets in person the following weekends:
Friday, February 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, March 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, April 12, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

CH 201 Ancient and Medieval Cultures—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28695)
Instructor: Shaun Grekor
Email: sgrekor@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

CH 202 The Modern World—3 credits

Section: 5701 (22507)
Instructor: Greg Nielsen
Email: greganielsen@gmail.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

CH 203 American Experiences and Constitutional Change—3 credits

Section: 5701 (22508)
Instructor: John Benjamin
Email: benjajo@gmail.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

CH 212 Science, Technology, and Society in the Modern Era—3 credits

Section: 5701 (22574)
Instructor: Jeffrey Jowett
Email: jjowett@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

COM 101 Oral Communication—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29947)
Instructor: Samantha Gillespie
Email: sgillespie@nevada.unr.edu
February 16–May 4
Saturdays, 1:30–5:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

Section: 5702 (30074)
Instructor: Breanna Calvin
Email: calvinbreanna@gmail.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 2:00–5:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

COM 113 Fundamentals of Speech Communication—3 credits

Section: 5701 (23473)
Instructor: Brian Fidelibus
Email: bfidelibus@unr.edu
February 16–May 4
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

Section: 5702 (29969)
Instructor: Rebecca Cobain
Email: rbcobain@sbcglobal.net
February 16–May 4
Saturdays, 2:00–6:00 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

DAN 115 Social Dance—1 credit

Section: 5701 (23803)
Instructor: Suzette Feilen
Email: suzettedance@gmail.com
February 1–April 26
Fridays, 5:30–8:15 p.m.
No class March 22

ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics—3 credits

Section 5701 (28697)
Instructor: Steve Brown
Email: steveb@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

ECON 103 Principles of Macroeconomics—3 credits

Section 5701 (28698)
Instructor: Mina Mahmoudi
Email: mmahmoudi@unr.edu
February 19–May 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30–9:30 p.m.
No class March 19 and 21

ECON 334 Economic History of U.S.—3 credits

Section 5701 (28699)
Instructor: Robert Dick
Email: rmd@unr.edu
February 19–May 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30–9:30 p.m.
No class March 19 and 21

EDSP 643 Special Education Curriculum General Methods—3 credit

Section: 5701 (29306)
Instructor: Victoria Beck
Email: vbeck@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Hybrid: meets in person the following dates:
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., 2/2, 2/16, 2/23, 3/9, 4/13, 4/20, and 5/4
Mondays, 4:00–6:45 p.m., 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, and 4/8
Must take EDSP 643 and EDSP 652 concurrently

EDSP 652 Assessment for Special Education Teachers—3 credit

Section: 5701 (29305)
Instructor: Margaret Polczinski
Email: mpolczinski@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Hybrid: meets in person the following dates:
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., 2/2, 2/16, 2/23, 3/9, 4/13, 4/20, and 5/4
Mondays, 4:00–6:45 p.m., 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, and 4/8
Must take EDSP 643 and EDSP 652 concurrently

EDSP 683 Methodology and Strategies for Teaching Gifted and Talented Students—3 credits

Section 5701 (30062)
Instructor: Sue Gonyou
Email: sgonyou@washoeschools.net
February 2–May 4
Online with final through ProctorU or in person through EDSP office.
This course is delivered online and has required supervised exams. Students must have current email address in MyNEVADA. Additional fees apply. Students in Reno/Sparks can choose to take the proctored exam either online through ProctorU, or in person.

GEOG 470 Geographic Explorations (Reno to Virginia City)—1 credit

Section: 5701 (28985)
Instructor: Chris Ryan
Email: christopherr@unr.edu
Pretrip meeting: April 4, 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Virginia City: April 6
Reno: April 7

HDFS 201 Lifespan Human Development—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29020)
Instructor: Elizabeth Christensen
Email: ejchristensen@nevada.unr.edu
February 19–May 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30–6:30 p.m.
No class March 19 and 21

HDFS 232 Diversity in Children—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29022)
Instructor: Natsumi Housley
Email: snatsumi@unr.edu
February 4–May 6
Mondays, 5:30–9:00 p.m.
No class March 18

HDFS 435 Child Socialization: A Systems Perspective—3 credits

Section: 5701 (30087)
Instructor: Kimberly Prokosch
Email: kprokosch@casat.org
February 25–May 6
Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
No class March 18 or 20

HDFS 438 Children and Families in a Multiethnic Society—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29023)
Instructor: Tiffany Young
Email: tyoung@unr.edu
February 7–May 2
Thursdays, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
No class March 21

Section: 5702 (28996)
Instructor: Jody Lykes
Email: jlykes@unr.edu
February 5–May 7
Tuesdays, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
No class March 19

HDFS 458 Families and Public Policy—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29124)
Instructor: Jencie Davies
Email: jldavies@unr.edu
February 7–May 2
Thursdays, 4:30–8:00 p.m.
No class March 21

HDFS 635 Child Socialization: A Systems Perspective—3 credits

Section: 5701 (30088)
Instructor: Kimberly Prokosch
Email: kprokosch@casat.org
February 25–May 6
Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:00–6:00 p.m.
No class March 18 or 20

HDFS 638 Children and Families in a Multiethnic Society—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29024)
Instructor: Tiffany Young
Email: tyoung@unr.edu
February 7–May 2
Thursdays, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
No class March 21

Section: 5702 (29920)
Instructor: Jody Lykes
Email: jlykes@unr.edu
February 5–May 7
Tuesdays, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
No class March 19

HDFS 658 Families and Public Policy—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29125)
Instructor: Jencie Davies
Email: jldavies@unr.edu
February 7–May 2
Thursdays, 4:30–8:00 p.m.
No class March 21

JOUR 490B Special Problems

Introduction to DSLR—1 credit

Section: 5711 (24781)
Instructor: David Calvert
Email: david@calvertphotography.com
Friday, March 29, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 30, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 31: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Mobile Photography—1 credit

Section: 5712 (29230)
Instructor: David Calvert
Email: david@calvertphotography.com
Friday, April 19, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 20, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 21: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Cinematography—2 credits

Section: 5713 (29231)
Instructor: Luke Sorensen
Email: lasorensen@unr.edu
February 5–May 7
Tuesdays, 2:00–4:00 p.m.
No class March 19

Technical Post-Production—1 credit

Learn to edit, color, and mix sound for video.

Section: 5715 (30202)
Instructor: Luke Sorensen
Email: lasorensen@unr.edu
Friday, February 8, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 10, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Virtual Reality Photography Workshop—1 credit

Learn to plan, shoot, and edit virtual reality in this hands-on workshop. Use your own DSLR with a zoom lens (18mm), or borrow one of ours for the weekend ahead of time.

Section: 5716 (30205)
Instructor: Howard Goldbaum
Email: goldbaum@unr.edu
Friday, March 29, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 30, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 31, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Design and Style—1 credit

Gain an understanding and awareness of the visual design process while identifying perception and communication styles in graphic design. Prior knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite strongly recommended.

Section: 5717 (30209)
Instructor: Amber Walsh
Email: amberwalsh@unr.edu
Friday, April 12, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Why do plants go to space?—1 credit

Communicating and visualizing mutant space plants from NASA’s biological research.

Section: 5718 (30297)
Instructors: Gi Yun, Katherine Hepworth, Won-Gyu Choi
Email: wgchoi@unr.edu, khepworth@unr.edu, gyun@unr.edu
Saturday, March 9, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

JOUR 691B Special Problems

Technical Post-Production—1 credit

Learn to edit, color, and mix sound for video.

Section: 5715 (30203)
Instructor: Luke Sorensen
Email: lasorensen@unr.edu
Friday, February 8, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 10, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Virtual Reality Photography Workshop—1 credit

Learn to plan, shoot, and edit virtual reality in this hands-on workshop. Use your own DSLR with a zoom lens (18mm), or borrow one of ours for the weekend ahead of time.

Section: 5716 (30204)
Instructor: Howard Goldbaum
Email: goldbaum@unr.edu
Friday, March 29, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 30, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 31, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Design and Style—1 credit

Gain an understanding and awareness of the visual design process while identifying perception and communication styles in graphic design. Prior knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite strongly recommended.

Section: 5717 (30210)
Instructor: Amber Walsh
Email: amberwalsh@unr.edu
Friday, April 12, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Why do plants go to space?—1 credit

Communicating and visualizing mutant space plants from NASA’s biological research.

Section: 5718 (30299)
Instructors: Gi Yun, Katherine Hepworth, Won-Gyu Choi
Email: wgchoi@unr.edu, khepworth@unr.edu, gyun@unr.edu
Saturday, March 9, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

MATH 120 Fundamentals of College Mathematics—3 credits

Section: 5701 (30172)
Instructor: James Smith
Email: jamessmith@unr.edu
February 26–May 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
No class March 19 or 21

MATH 126 Precalculus I—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28990)
Instructor: Narayan Adhikari
Email: narayanan@nevada.unr.edu
February 25–May 6
Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00–9:00 p.m.
No class March 18 or 20

MATH 127 Precalculus II—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28991)
Instructor:Joe McCoy
Email: joemccoy12@hotmail.com
February 25–May 6
Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00–9:00 p.m.
No class March 18 or 20

MATH 176 Introductory Calculus for Business and Social Sciences—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28992)
Instructor: Henry Agbewali
Email: hagbewali@unr.edu
February 26–May 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30–9:30 p.m.
No class March 29 or 21

MUS 121 Music Appreciation—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28882)
Instructor: Ethan Gray
Email: zekegray08@yahoo.com
February 17–May 5
Sundays, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
No class March 17 or 24

PSY 210 Statistical Methods—3 credits

Section: 5701 (28883)
Instructor: Stephanie Otto
Email: sotto@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

PSY 240 Introduction to Research Methods—3 credits

Section: 5701 (26978)
Instructor: Caroline Cummings
Email: caroline.cummings@nevada.unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

PSY 467 Psychology of Gender—3 credits

Section: 5701 (26893)
Instructor: Ainsley Lewon
Email: ainsleyl@unr.edu
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

SOC 101 Principles of Sociology—3 credits

Section: 5701 (27696)
Instructor: Michaela Logan
Email: is_floreamt@yahoo.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
No class March 16 and 23

SOC 453 Gender and Society—3 credits

Section: 5701 (27695)
Instructor: Nancy Downey
Email: nandowney@gmail.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 1:00–4:30 p.m. (at Redfield #214)
No class March 16 and 23

SW 674 Overview of Addiction Prevention, Treatment & Recovery—3 credits

Section: 5701 (29440)
Instructor: Jennifer Brenn
Email: jenny.brenn@sbcglobal.net
February 8–April 14
Hybrid, meets in person the following weekends:
Friday, February 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, March 8, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 9, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Friday, April 12, 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 9:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

WMST 453 Gender and Society—3 credits

Section: 5701 (27543)
Instructor: Nancy Downey
Email: nandowney@gmail.com
February 2–May 4
Saturdays, 1:00–4:30 p.m. (at Redfield #214)
No class November 24


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