Courses

Fairhaven College Course Descriptions

Below you will find our current course descriptions.  Previous quarter course descriptions are also available by selecting the quarter and year you are searching for.  Electronic course descriptions are available back to winter 2009.  For information on days and times as well as location please visit ClassFinder.  To register for these classes log into Web4U. Important information about registration including deadlines and fees can be found on the Registrar's Office page.  For any questions about these course descriptions or for assistance with registration please call the Fairhaven College Office at 360-650-6680. Information on Fairhaven College Wait List Policies.

Non-Fairhaven Students

Most Fairhaven classes are open to all Western students who meet the prerequisites in Phase II of registration.

Core Requirements:

Classes determined to satisfy a Fairhaven Core requirement are grouped in the following categories:

  • Required Core
  •  Humanities and the Expressive Arts II
  • Science and Our Place on the Planet II
  •  Society and Individual II
  • Elective

 

CRN Course Title Core Type Instructor
41865 FAIR 101A An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study At Fairhaven College Fairhaven Core Curriculum Anna Blick
43091 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry. Journeys Fairhaven Core Curriculum Midori Takagi
44045 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry. Identity Politics Fairhaven Core Curriculum Adrian Villicana
43087 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Music and Race in the US Fairhaven Core Curriculum Mark Miyake
43088 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry. Learning in Adulthood Fairhaven Core Curriculum Anna Blick
43089 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry. Information Dystopia Fairhaven Core Curriculum Richard Simon
43090 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry. Writing in Place Fairhaven Core Curriculum Stanley Tag
43092 FAIR 202A Core: Humanities and the Expressive Arts I Fairhaven Core Curriculum Yanara Friedland
43093 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: Theories and Critiques. Intersectionality Fairhaven Core Curriculum Kevin Delucio
43094 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: Theories and Critiques. White Tears, Brown Scars Fairhaven Core Curriculum
44046 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: Theories and Critiques. American Democracy? Fairhaven Core Curriculum Niall O Murchu
43095 FAIR 206A Core: Science and Our Place on the Planet I Fairhaven Core Curriculum John Tuxill
43096 FAIR 210A World Issues Babafemi Akinrinade
44412 FAIR 235A Experiential Farm Skills: Fall Elective Terri Kempton
44410 FAIR 243U Science of Stress & Art of Play Elective Brandon Nichols
43114 FAIR 246 Mariachi Music Performance and Culture Elective Mark Miyake
42127 FAIR 255Y Folk Music Experience Elective John Bower
44120 FAIR 257V Contemporary Embroidery: Stitch as Narrative Elective
43117 FAIR 270H Introduction to Audio Recording Elective Erik Wallace
44411 FAIR 301A Writing & Transition Conference Fairhaven Core Curriculum Hilary Schwandt
43099 FAIR 303A Core: Interdisciplinary Concentration Seminar Fairhaven Core Curriculum John Bower
43100 FAIR 311B The United States Legal System Society & the Individual II Ana Lopez
44047 FAIR 320 Literature in Practice: The Poetics of Transgenerational Trauma Humanities & Expressive Arts II Yanara Friedland
44048 FAIR 323G Imaginative Writing II Humanities & Expressive Arts II Stanley Tag
43116 FAIR 334C International Human Rights Society & the Individual II Babafemi Akinrinade
43102 FAIR 335C Multicultural Psychology Society & the Individual II Kevin Delucio
44665 FAIR 336B Racial Capitalism:The nexus of antiblackness, settler colonialism, & white supremacy in U.S. capitalism Society & the Individual II Clayton Pierce
44049 FAIR 336B Queering Families Society & the Individual II
44050 FAIR 336B Cults & How They Work Society & the Individual II Adrian Villicana
44525 FAIR 336N Food, Environment, & Power Science & Our Place on the Planet II Terri Kempton
44118 FAIR 336V Print and Dye on Fabrics Humanities & Expressive Arts II
44119 FAIR 336V Walking in Traumatic Time Humanities & Expressive Arts II Robert Yerachmiel Sniderman
44051 FAIR 368 Decolonization across the Medicine Line: Comparative Indigenous politics in Canada and the U.S. Society & the Individual II
43118 FAIR 370I Introduction to Pro Tools Elective Erik Wallace
43119 FAIR 370J Studio Recording Elective Russell Fish
43120 FAIR 370K Advanced Studio Recording Elective Russell Fish
44052 FAIR 371B Palestinian Film Society & the Individual II Niall O Murchu
43107 FAIR 380A Digital Music Production and Composition Humanities & Expressive Arts II Steven Sehman
43469 FAIR 381G Interdisciplinary Short Story Workshop Humanities & Expressive Arts II Richard Simon
43109 FAIR 403A Core: Advanced Seminar Fairhaven Core Curriculum
43111 FAIR 412E Advanced Topics in Law: Voting Rights Law Society & the Individual II
43112 FAIR 414D Special Topics in Social Justice Education Society & the Individual II Clayton Pierce
43989 FAIR 432Q Ecological Restoration Science & Our Place on the Planet II John Tuxill