Service-Learning & Volunteering

Service-Learning Courses

Below is a current list of all known service-learning courses and when they are typically offered. 

View the course catalog for descriptions and prerequisites.

 

Fall & Spring

BIO 109 - Biological Principles III: Functional Biology (Simons)

BIO 281 - Microbiology for Health Sciences (Larsen)

ESP 280 - Research and Analytical Methods (Wagner, Staples)

ESP 340 - Environmental Regulations (Wagner)

ESP 360 - Water Quality Assessment and Control (Wilson)

ESP 417 - Site Planning and Assessment (Sanford)

ESP 421 - Natural Resource Policy (Wagner)

NUR 339/41 - Community Nursing Partnerships I and II (Varies)

EYE 110 - Literature and Medicine (Walker)

EYE 199 - Topics (Sanford)

HON 310 - Honors Global Ethical Inquiry (Wininger)

SWO 201 - Introduction to Social Work (Varies)

SWO 365 - Examining Oppression and Valuing Diversity (Kohli)

 

Fall

ART 412 Topics in Studio Art  (Gerstenblatt)

BIO 321 - Neurobiology (Currie)

ESP 220 - Intro to Environmental Policy (Wagner, Sanford)

ESP 305 - Community Planning Workshop (Sanford)

LIN 185 - Language, Mind, and Society (McDaniel, Cowart, Paulino)

PHY 111 - Elements of Physics I (Ziffer)

ART 292 - Sculpture: Altered and Constructed Processes (Shaughnessy)

ENG 230 - Literacy Studies (Carroll)

POS 280 - Issues Before the United Nations (Ruback)

SOC 301 - Qualitative Research Methods (Chapkis)

TAH 241 - Tourism & Community Development (Michaud-Stutzman)

TAH 311 - Event Planning and Management (Ghezzi, Michaud-Stutzman)

 

Spring

BIO 401 - Animal Physiology (Currie)

BIO 409 - Cell and Molecular Biology (Champlin)

BIO 421 - Biology Seminar (Moore)

CHY 233 - Analytical Chemistry with Lab (Benedict)

EGN 304 - Engineering Economics (Most)

ESP 303 - Wetlands Ecology (Wilson)

ITT 343 - Graphic Communication Technology (Blue)

PHY 123 - General Physics II (Nakroshis)

AED 221 - Practicum in Art Education (Hrenko)

CMS 300 - Topics in Media Writing II (Kenison)

CMS 450 - Service Learning Practicum (Gilbert)

COR 301 - Thoughtful Giving: Philanthropy and American Culture (Varies)

HON 103 - Cultural and Historical Perspectives on Poverty (Reimer, Timberlake)

HTY 360 - History of Maine (Bischof)

HTY 394 - Topics: Civil Rights Movement (Rowe, Bischof)

COR 302 - Religion and the Creation of the Human (Johnson)

POS 380 - Topics: US Border Politics and Policy (Sickle, Ruback)

ADS 300 - Ethics and Youth with Exceptionalities (Alexandrin, Curry)

BUS 316 - Sport Event Management (Williams, Parker)

BUS 369 - Marketing Research (Heiser)

BUS 450 - Business Policy and Strategy (Voyer, Nelson)

ANT 233 - Food and Culture (Michaud-Stutzman)

EDU 100 - Exploring Teaching as a Profession (Kuech)

EDU 305 - Foundations of Cultural and Linguistic Diversity (Flanders, Lapidus)

EDU 310 - What is the Purpose of Schooling in a Democracy? (Canniff, Engelberger)

SWO 393 - Methods of Social Work Practice I (Deprez, Belicose)

SWO 399/599 - Topics in Social Work (Belicose, Gerstenblatt)

SWO 403 - Methods of Social Work Practice II (Gerstenblatt, Gramlich)

ESP 308 - Global Environment Problems and Sustainability (Wagner)

ESP 470/570 - Solid Waste Planning & Policy (Wagner)

TAH 261 - Introduction to Cultural Tourism (Michaud-Stutzman)

TAH 312 - Tour Group Planning & Management (Michaud-Stutzman)

 

USM Graduate Courses*

Fall

HCE 510 - Introduction to Rehabilitation Counseling and Services

MPH 575 - Health Systems Organization and Management

 

Spring

HCE 514 - Principles of Psychosocial Rehabilitation

HCE 612 - Multicultural Counseling: Family and Disability Issues

HCE 640 - Professional Issues for Mental Health Counselors

HCE 642 - Perspectives in Chemical Dependency

SWO 553 - Generalist Social Work Practice II

SWO 605 - Social Work Research II: Social Data Analysis

SWO 652 - Social Work Research III: Social Data Analysis

MPH 580 - Health Literacy

MPH 630 - Health Planning and Marketing

MPH 650 - Public Health Research and Evaluation

MPH 681 - Seminar in Public Health – Behavioral Health

 

Spring & Summer

HCE 612 - Multicultural Counseling: Family and Disability Issues

HCE 642 - Perspectives in Chemical Dependency

SWO 605 - Social Work Research II: Social Data Analysis

SWO 652 - Social Work Research III: Social Data Analysis

MPH 630 - Health Planning and Marketing

MPH 681 - Seminar in Public Health – Behavioral Health

*each of the following courses can be taken as a service learning course with instructor approval. For a list of potential site placements, click here.