Summer 2021 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: 80832
Dates: May 10, 2021 – May 28, 2021
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: 80868
Dates: June 21, 2021 – July 30, 2021
Instructor: Elizabeth DePoy, Ph.D.
DIS 500 is one of three courses needed for the University of Maine Graduate Certificate in
Interdisciplinary Disability Studies.