Spring 2019 Course Offerings

Major Courses

(Any course may be taken as an elective if there are no prerequisites or a student has satisfied them.)

Art and Art History

McDaniel Plan Designation

CE ART1117 Design (Prof. Zsofia Görömbei)
CE ART 2210 Digital Photography (Prof. Agnes Eva Molnar)
ART 3313 Painting (Prof. Tamás Szigeti)
CE AHY 1114 History of Western Art II (Profs Janos Szirmai and Gabriella Szigethy) links for readings provided at the beginning of the semester
IN,CE AHY 1115 An Introduction to World Art (Visiting Prof. Izabel Galleria)
AHY 3365 Art Institutions as Critical Sites (Visiting Prof. Izabel Galleria)

 


 

Business/Economics

Passing both parts of the Math Proficiency Test (Arithmetic & Basic Algebra) is a general pre-requisite for all courses in Business, Economics, Mathematics and Statistics.  The prerequisite for upper-level (3000 or 4000) courses in Economics is completion of ECO 2201 Principles of Economics

BUA1102 Principles of Accounting II (Prof. Gergely Mohl) Textbook already acquired, no further literature is needed.
SCH ECO1103 Introduction to Economics (Prof. Laszlo Horvath)
BUA 2209 Principles of Marketing (Prof. Zoltán Sipos)
BUA 2103 Digital Marketing (Prof. Tamás Farkas)
BUA 2211 Entrepreneurship (Prof. Kira Mueller)
MAT1107 College Algebra (Prof. Marta Lazi)
ECO3320 Macroeconomic Theory (Prof. Gábor Antal)
ECO 4405 History of Economic Thought (Prof. Charles McFerren)
STA 2216 Statistical Methods (Prof. Charles McFerren)

 


 

Communication

COM1103 Intro to Communication II: Media (Prof. Jolan Roka) Vivian, John: The Media of Mass Communication. Pearson, 2013 (eleventh edition)
COM2205 Public Speaking (Prof. Bruce Hoggard)
COM 3160 Health Communication (Prof. Barna Szamosi)
CE CIN3303 Great Masters of European Film (Prof. Laszlo Arato)
COM4594 Senior Seminar (Prerequisites: COM 2203, 2204, one 3000-level course) (Prof. Jolan Roka)

 


 

Political Science

SCH PSI1101 Introduction to Political Science (Prof. Deniz Bingol-Hall) Reader
SCH,TA PSI 2208 Inventors of Political Ideas (Prof. Peter Schimert)
QR PSI2219 Research Design and Methods (Prof. Petra Kiss)
IN PSI 2205 The European Union (Prof. Csaba Törő)
MC PSI 2218 On the Move: Migration and Security (Prof. Tamás Hoffman)
PSI 3365 Comparative Constitutional Law (Prof. Tamás Hoffman)
PSI3398 Guided Independent Study (2 CR)
PSI4492 Senior Seminar (Prof. Peter Schimert)

 


 

Psychology

Completion of PSY 1106 is a general pre-requisite for all PSY courses

SCH PSY1106 Introduction to Psychology (Prof. Luis Murillo) Atkinson & Hilgard’s Introduction to Psychology, 15th edition, pdf available
PSY 2204 Social Psychology (Prof. Luis Murillo)
SIL PSY2215 Cognitive Psychology (Prof. Anna Babarczy) Bruce Godstein, Cognitive Psychology: Connecting Mind, Research and Everyday Experience.
QR PSY2224 Psychological Methods and Statistics w/Lab (Pre-requisite: Completion of PSY 2223) (Prof. Anna Babarczy) Hugh Coolican, Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology; and David Howell, Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences.
PSY 2211 Abnormal Psychology (Prof. Yotam Kramer)
PSY 2265 Psychology on the Big Screen (Prerequisite: PSY 1101 Introductin to Psychology)
PSY4492 Capstone in Psychology (Prof. Anna Babarczy) Journal articles – no purchase required

 


 

Journalism and New Media Minor

ENG1103 Introduction to Journalism (Prof. Robert Smyth)
ENG2204 Advanced News Reporting and Writing (Prof. Robert Smyth) The Elements of Journalism By Bill Kovach & Tom Rosentiel (2014 edition)
ENG2205 Media Ethics (Prof. Jolan Roka) Gordon, A. D., Kittross, J. M., Merrill, J. C., Babcock, W., Dorsher, M.: Controversies in Media Ethics. Routledge, 2011.Parise, Eli: How the New Personalized Web Changing What We Read and How We Think. Penguin Books, 2011.
ENG 3307 New Media Writing (Prof. András Gerevich)
ENG2295 Internship w/Journalism Focus (Arranged in consultation with Prof. Robert Smyth)

 


 

Crossroads Courses

AHY 3365 Art Institutions as Critical Sites (Visiting Prof. Izabel Galleria)
IW IDS2039 Paths of Innovation: Freud, Kafka, Bartok, and Central Europe (Profs. O. Danyi & A. Orzóy)
TA ENG2228 Scar Tissue: The Literature of Historical Trauma (Prof. Gábor Molnár) Primo Levi, If This Is a Man / The Truce; Aleksandr Solzhenitzyn, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich; Imre Kertész, Fatelessness; Hertha Müller, The Hunger Angel
SCH HIS 2248 Surviving Totalitarianism: Patterns of Collective and Individual Behavior in Hitler’s and Stalin’s Europe (Prof. Attila Pók)
ENT IDS2236 From Garden to Table (Prof. Robert Smyth)
MC PSI 2218 On the Move: Migration and Security (Prof. Tamás Hoffman)

 


 

Honors Study Abroad Course

IW,TA HON2201 Great Works (Prof. György Túry) (with permission of professor)

 


 

Competence Courses

FYS1170 First Year Seminar (An Introduction to the Liberal Arts through Research) (Prof. Robert Smyth) No set text
CW ENG1101 Intro to College Writing (Prof. Marta Siklos) Reader + other materials
ENG1002 College Composition  (Prof. Judit Barta)
ESL1002 Oral Com Skills –2 credits (Prof. Nicholas Pongratz)
ESL1003 Intro to Critical Reading/TOEFL Intensive – 2 credits (Prof. Marta Siklos)
MAT1001/1002 Mathematics Workshop (Non-credit Pass/Fail course)

 


 

Physical Education  Skill activities

All EPE courses will start in the second week

PES EPE1010 Ultimate Frisbee (Prof. Reka Ranky)
PES EPE1069 Badminton (Prof. Reka Ranky)

 


 

Fitness Activities

PEF EPE1055A Aerobics (Prof. Reka Ranky)
PEF EPE1047 Social Dance (Salsa) (Prof. Reka Ranky)
PEF EPE1055Y (Sp Topic) Yoga  (Prof.Andrea Sándor)

 


 

ELECTIVES satisfying McDaniel Plan requirements

SIL BIO2100 The Molecular Design of Life  (Prof. László Nyitray)
CCS 1103 BP The European Heritage (Prague-Vienna Tour; one credit)
TA ENG2228 Scar Tissue: The Literature of Historical Trauma (Prof. Gábor Molnár) Primo Levi, If This Is a Man / The Truce; Aleksandr Solzhenitzyn, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich; Imre Kertész, Fatelessness; Hertha Müller, The Hunger Angel
SCH HIS 2248 Surviving Totalitarianism: Patterns of Collective and Individual Behavior in Hitler’s and Stalin’s Europe (Prof. Attila Pók)
HUN1101 Elementary Hungarian I (Prof. Katalin Miklósy)
HUN1102 Elementary Hungarian II. (Prof. Katalin Miklósy)
ENT IDS2236 From Garden to Table (Prof. Robert Smyth)
MC MUL 1165 Music from Margins (Prof. Kornel Magyar)
IN,SCH PSI 2316 Revolutionary Movements (Prof. Deniz Bingol-Hall)
IN PSI 2205 The European Union (Prof. Csaba Törő)
MC PSI 2218 On the Move: Migration and Security (Prof. Tamás Hoffman)

(Please note that the College reserves the right to cancel or add courses or to make substitutions)


 

Explanation of Codes McDaniel Plan Designations

CE Creative Expression
CW College Writing
FYS First-Year Seminar
IN Inetrnational Non-Western
MC Multicultural
IW International Western
PEF/PES Physical Education Fitness/Skill
QR Quantitative Reasoning
SCH Social, Cultural and Historical Understanding
SI Scientific Inquiry
SIL Scientific Inquiry with Lab
SIS Sophomore Interdisciplinary Study
SL Second Language
TA Textual Analysis