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
41670 FAIR 101A An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study At Fairhaven College Fairhaven Core Curriculum Anna Blick
42642 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Feminisms Fairhaven Core Curriculum Tamara Spira
42643 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Journeys Fairhaven Core Curriculum Midori Takagi
42644 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Information Dystopia Fairhaven Core Curriculum Rich Simon
42645 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Failure Fairhaven Core Curriculum Yanara Friedland
42646 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Keywords in Sound Fairhaven Core Curriculum Steven Sehman
43028 FAIR 201A Critical and Reflective Inquiry: Identity Politics Fairhaven Core Curriculum Adrian Villicana
42647 FAIR 202A Core: Humanities and the Expressive Arts I Fairhaven Core Curriculum John Feodorov
42648 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: American Democracy? Fairhaven Core Curriculum Niall O Murchu
42649 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: Social Theory and Tenets of Democracy Fairhaven Core Curriculum Larry Estrada
43029 FAIR 203A Social Relationships and Responsibility: Intersectionality Fairhaven Core Curriculum Regina Jefferies
42650 FAIR 206A Science and Our Place on the Planet I: Intro to the Salish Sea Environment Fairhaven Core Curriculum John Bower
42651 FAIR 210A World Issues Elective Babafemi Akinrinade
43956 FAIR 222G Imaginative Writing: Experiments in Prose Fairhaven Core Curriculum Yanara Friedland
43955 FAIR 222G Imaginative Writing: Poetry Elective Stan Tag
43356 FAIR 235A Experiential Farm Skills: Fall Elective Terri Kempton
43354 FAIR 243U Sensing in Motion Elective Scot Nichols
42661 FAIR 246 Mariachi Music Performance and Culture Elective Mark Miyake
43957 FAIR 252V Introduction to Drawing Elective John Feodorov
41889 FAIR 255Y Folk Music Experience Elective John Bower, Mark Miyake
42664 FAIR 270H Introduction to Audio Recording Elective Ezra Anisman
43355 FAIR 301A Writing & Transition Conference Fairhaven Core Curriculum Hilary Schwandt
42653 FAIR 303A Core: Interdisciplinary Concentration Seminar Fairhaven Core Curriculum Niall O Murchu, John Tuxill
43958 FAIR 308 Hip Hop Music and Culture Humanities & Expressive Arts II Mark Miyake
43959 FAIR 311B The United States Legal System Law, Diversity & Justice Ceci Lopez
44171 FAIR 314E Critical Pedagogy Elective Clayton Pierce
44178 FAIR 322K Intro to Legal Analysis, Research and Writing Law, Diversity & Justice Ceci Lopez
42663 FAIR 334C International Human Rights Society & the Individual II Babafemi Akinrinade
42656 FAIR 335C Multicultural Psychology Society & the Individual II Kevin Delucio
43983 FAIR 335Q Qualitative Research Methods Society & the Individual II Kevin Delucio
44412 FAIR 336B Indian Films, Environmental Justice, and the Subaltern Society & the Individual II Alex Rayson
44249 FAIR 336N Food, Environment, and Power Science & Our Place on the Planet II Terri Kempton
43984 FAIR 353Y Songwriting Workshop Humanities & Expressive Arts II Caskey Russell
44144 FAIR 368 Decolonization across the Medicine Line: Comparative Indigenous politics in Canada and the U.S. Elective Tuti Baker
42665 FAIR 370I Introduction to Pro Tools Elective Ezra Anisman
42666 FAIR 370J Studio Recording Elective Erik Wallace
42667 FAIR 370K Advanced Studio Recording Elective Erik Wallace
42657 FAIR 380A Digital Music Production and Composition Humanities & Expressive Arts II Steven Sehman
43985 FAIR 384J Writing Nature/Writing Through Climate Change Humanities & Expressive Arts II Rich Simon
43987 FAIR 403A Core: Advanced Seminar Fairhaven Core Curriculum Stan Tag, Adrian Villicana
42659 FAIR 412E Advanced Topics in Law: Asylum Law Law, Diversity & Justice Regina Jefferies
42660 FAIR 414D Race, Class & Public Education Society & the Individual II Clayton Pierce
42991 FAIR 432Q Ecological Restoration Science & Our Place on the Planet II John Tuxill
43988 FAIR 433P Advanced Topics in Evolutionary Biology: Queer Ecology Science & Our Place on the Planet II John Bower