Marymount students can take advantage of Liberal Arts Core offerings at the Reston Center. Liberal Arts Core
courses are general education classes that complement and enhance learning in all fields of study. Working with your advisor, you can select and register for courses that conveniently fit your schedule and program.
Spring 2014 Liberal Arts Core Course Offerings at Reston
(classes begin January 13)
ID 454 Historic Preservation
An introduction to the terminology, principles, practices, and development of historic preservation in the United States with particular emphasis upon interior design. Through various media presentations, local field trips, and guest speakers, students are exposed to the current thinking in the profession. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: WI. (3)
PSY 230 Abnormal Psychology
A survey of major psychological disorders with emphasis on methods of diagnosis and treatment. Prerequisites: PSY 101 or PSY 110. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: GP, SS-2. (3)
EN 340 Major Women Writers
A study of the emergence and creative achievements of key women writers. Prerequisite: EN 102 or permission of instructor. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: LT-2, WI. (3)
HI 203 Western Civilization I
A study of the rise and contribution of the dominant ancient civilizations, the medieval Christian heritage, and the feudal way of life. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: ETH, GP, HI-1. (3)
For more information about any course descriptions or class meeting times, visit Marynet.