Summer 2020 DIS Course Offerings
DIS 300 Interaction of Human Diversity and Global Environments
Designed to introduce the student to disability as an element of human diversity that has a significant reciprocal relationship with the environment. (3 credits)
Class Number: 20749
Dates: May 11, 2020 – May 29, 2020
Instructor: Stephen F. Gilson, Ph.D.
Satisfies Cultural Diversity & International Perspective (and) Population and Environment General Education Requirement.
Critically examines historical and contemporary context of disability and analyzes the emergence of disability as a contemporary category of human diversity. (3 credits)
Class Number: 20787
Dates: June 22, 2020 – July 31, 2020
Instructor: Elizabeth DePoy, Ph.D.
DIS 500 is one of three courses needed for the University of Maine Graduate Certificate in
Interdisciplinary Disability Studies.