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The following new courses were recently approved by the UBC Vancouver Senate:

Applied Science

APSC 179 (3) Linear Algebra for Engineers
APSC 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society
CIVL 203 (3) Technical Communication in Civil Engineering
CIVL 475 (3) Environmental Stewardship in Civil Engineering
EECE 567 (3) Power Systems Dynamics and Stability
MINE 420 (3) Applied Geostatistics
MINE 436 (3) Industrial Mixing
MINE 465 (3) Materials Handling
NAME 581 (3) Ship Design
PLAN 211 (3) City-Making: A Global Perspective
PLAN 221 (3) City Visuals
PLAN 321 (3) Indigeneity and the City
PLAN 331 (3) The Just City in a Divided World
UDES 509 (1-6) Topics in Urban Design

Arts

ACAM 320 (3/6)d Selected Topics in ACAM Studies
ACAM 447 (3/6)c Directed Studies in Asian Canadian and Asian Migration
ARTH 357 (3) Chinese Art and Architecture: Patronage and Collecting
ARTH 382 (3) Is Art History Queer?
ASIA 402 (3) Language, Writing, and Linguistic Thought in the Hostory of the Sinographic Cosmopolis
ASIA 427 (3) Topics in Korean Popular Culture (Hallyu)
ASIA 433 (3) The Cinematic Lives of Muslims in South Asia
ASIA 592 (3) The Profession of Asian Studies
ASTU 101 (3) Writing for Research in the Social Sciences and the Humanities
ASTU 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society
CTLN 301 (3) Catalan Language and Culture
ECON 364 (3/6)d The Economics of Sustainability: Communities, Markets, and Technology
ENGL 200 (3) Principles of Literary Studies
ENGL 241 (3) Shakespeare Now
ENGL 242 (3) Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature
ENGL 243 (3) Speculative Fiction
ENGL 244 (3) Environment and Literature
ENGL 245 (3) Comics and Graphic Media
ENGL 246 (3) Literature and Film
ENGL 249 (3) Literary Nonfiction
ENGL 324 (3-6)d English Corpus Lingustics
ENGL 375 (3-6)d Global South Connections
ENGL 377 (3-6)d World Literature and Social Movements
JRNL 400 (3) Feminist Postcolonial Critique and Journalism in a Digital Age
KORN 420 (3) Readings in Middle and Early Modern Korean
LING 410 (3) Advanced Phonology: Current Issues in Phonological Theory
LING 421 (3) Advanced Syntax: Current Issues in Synatic Theory
LING 425 (3) Advanced Syntax: Current Issues in Synatic Theory
LING 503 (3) Topics in Language Acquisition
LING 511 (3) Topics in Phonology
LING 513 (3) Topics in Phonetics
LING 521 (3) Topics in Syntax
LING 527 (3) Topics in Semantics
POLI 338 (3/6)d Politics and Development
POLI 372 (3/6)d Multinational Corporations and Globalization
POLI 378 (3/6)d The Politics of Terrorism
POLI 428 (3/6)d Comparative Public Management
POLI 439 (3/6)d Politics and Economic Growth
RUSS 323 (3/6)d Fantastic Worlds in Russian Fiction (in English) Russian Genre Fiction and Film (science fiction, fantasy, and gothic)
WRDS 350 (3) Knowledge-Making in the Disciplines

Commerce

BA 531 (1.5-6) GNAM: Global Network Course
BA 532 (1.5-6) GNAM: Global Network Week

Education

ECPS 490 (3/6)c Directed Study in Education & Counselling Psychology and Special Education
EDCP 544 (3) Mathematics and Science Teaching and Learning with Technologies
LLED 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society
LLED 560 (3) Picturebooks and Literacy Development

Forestry

CONS 412 (3) Belowground Ecosystem
FRST 350 (2) Foundational Field School
FRST 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society
UFOR 449(1-6) Directed Studies in Urban Forestry

Graduate Studies

ASIA 591 (3) Critical Issues in Asian Studies
BAAC 511 (1.5) Intermediate Managerial Accounting: Decision Making and Performance Evaluation
BAAC 551 (1.5) Foundations in Accounting II
BAPA 551 (1.5) Managerial Economics II
BMEG 511 (2) Fundamentals of Applied Pathophysiology in Biomedical Engineering
COMM 655 (3) Stock Market Inefficiencies
FISH 507 (3) Grand Challenges in Ocean Leadership
FISH 549 (12/18) Master's Thesis
FIST 649 (0) Doctoral Dissertation
PLAN 553 (3) Indigenous Law, Governance and Community Planning
PLAN 591 (3) Land Use and Environmental Policy
RES 602 (3) Doctoral Seminar on Resources and Environment
THTR 555 (3) Structural Design for the Stage I
THTR 556 (3) Structural Design for the Stage II

Land & Food Systems

LFS 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society

Medicine

MIDW 108 (7) Foundations for Midwifery Practice
MIDW 115 (3) Research Methods for Midwives
MIDW 322 (8) Midwifery Primary Care
MIDW 380 (10) Midwifery in Special Contexts
MIDW 499 (1-5) Midwifery Self-Directed Course
PHTH 301 (3) Physical Therapy Foundations
SPPH 546 (3) Introduction to Health Economics
SPPH 549 (3) Advanced Economic Evaluation in Healthcare
SPPH 576 (1.5) Introduction to Indigenous Health Research Ethics
SPPH 577 (1.5) Environmental Health and Indigenous Communities
SPPH 578 (1.5) Social Determinants of Indigenous Health
SPPH 579 (1.5) Collecting, Analyzing, and using Public Health Data in Indigenous Communities
SPPH 586 (1.5) Indigenous Health Policy in Canada
SPPH 587 (1.5) Mental Health Care and Delivery in Indigenous Communities
SPPH 588 (1.5) Introduction to Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods in Indigenous Health Research
SPPH 589 (1.5) Interdisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Health of Indigenous Peoples
SURG 516 (3) Program Planning and Evaluation in Surgical Care Low Resource Settings

Pharmaceutical Sciences

PHAR 402 (3) Living Language: Science and Society
PHAR 560 (3) Advanced Economic Evaluation in Healthcare

Science

CHEM 461 (3) Synthetic Chemical Biology
EOSC 426 (3) Fundamentals of Geomicrobiology
MATH 341 (3) Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
MATH 344 (3) Mathematical Game Theory
PSYC 270 (3) Introduction to Behavioural Neuroscience
PSYC 277 (4) Behavioural and Neuroscientific Research Methods
PSYC 278 (4) Analysis of Behavioural and Neuroscientific Data
PSYC 370 (3) Behavioural Neuroscience I
PSYC 371 (3) Behavioural Neuroscience II
PSYC 388 (3/6) Directed Studies in Behavioural Neuroscience
PSYC 472 (3) Advanced Neuroscience of Motivation
PSYC 488 (3/6) Directed Studies in Behavioural Neuroscience

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