Spring 2016 Session One Class Schedule (Jan 19 - Feb 29)

When: January 19, 2016 - 4:00pm to February 29, 2016 - 4:00pm

SPRING SESSION ONE 2016 classes have begun. The schedule and links to course details are here for your reference.

See our homepage for the Spring Session Two classes. The schedule is being finalized now.

Spring Session One Classes

Classes Ongoing (through Feb 29th)!

Monday                                                                                       Printable Schedule .pdf

Write Your Book at Any Age!

Barbara Rose Brooker  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

       The Challenges of Contemporary International Law in a Complex World

       Sophie Clavier 11:30 am – 1:30 pm           (Main Campus)

       Organized Crime and Political Corruption in San Francisco from Sunny Jim

       to Leland Yee           Greg Woods     2:30 pm – 4:30 pm            (Main Campus)


Ancient Greece: “What is the Best Way to Live?”

Doug Kenning  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Religion and Politics

Gerard Heather  12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

A City Built on Hills: San Francisco During the Silver Age (1859-1880)

Charles Fracchia  3:00 pm – 5:00 pm


         Understanding the Human Brain

         Charles Vella 10:00 am – 12:00 pm          (Main Campus)

         Experimenting with Memoir: A Cross-Genre Workshop      

         Mary Winegarden 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm      (Main Campus)


French Avant Garde Cinema – Part One     (5 weeks)        

Dominic Angerame 10:00 am - 12:30 pm              

The Civil Rights Movement 50 Years Later

George Wright 1:30pm - 3:30pm            


B for Better, B for Best: Film Noir and the Hollywood B Movie (1940-46)

Elliot Lavine 10:00 am -12:00 pm

        The History and Masterpieces of Chamber Music    

        Peter Susskind 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm            (Main Campus)

Broadway’s Legendary Composers

Bonnie Weiss 12:30 pm -2:30 pm

Diminished Democracy: Critical Perspectives on our Contemporary Political Malaise

David Peritz 2 pm - 4 pm

Saturday/Sunday 2/13/16 and 2/14/16 only

         Chamber Music Intensive

         Alexander String Quartet (and Chamber Musicians of Northern California)   (Main Campus)


SF State's Downtown Campus, 835 Market St., Room 677