Judy Liao, PhD

Assistant Professor, Augustana - Social Sciences

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

AUIDS 302 - Exploring Body Issues

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course introduces students to some of the contemporary discussions and debates regarding the body as a social phenomenon taking place within feminism and related fields. Students will learn how to critically unpack the power that operates through bodily reactions to self, others, and society through various threads of feminist theories.

LECTURE 1B01 (43226)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
TH 10:15 - 11:45 (TBD)


AUSSC 400 - Selected Topics in Social Sciences

★ 1 (fi VAR)(VAR, VARIABLE)

Selected topics in the study of Social Sciences. Content may vary from course to course. Topics and credit value announced prior to registration period. Prerequisite: Varies according to topic.

LECTURE 1B01 (44960)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
TH 16:00 - 17:30 (TBD)


AUPED 266 - Gender in Sport and Physical Activity

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exploring construction and performance of gender in sport and physical activity. Intersections with other identity categories, such as race, sexuality and ability will also be explored to understand a more complex process of gender production.

LECTURE 3B01 (44956)
2021-01-11 - 2021-01-27
MTWHF 14:00 - 17:00 (TBD)

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

AUIDS 201 - Collaborative Learning

★ 3 (fi 6)(VAR, VARIABLE)

The course allows students to learn about approaches, methodologies and/or analytic techniques specific to a discipline, while offering an opportunity to practice working collaboratively in groups on a large project. Prerequisite: AUIDS 101.

LECTURE 1A02 (53334)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
TH 10:15 - 11:45 (AU RS 024)


AUPED 293 - Introduction to Research in Physical Education

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to a set of skills that can be used to better comprehend the research literature and to recognize new questions that need to be researched. Prerequisite: AUSTA 153 or any introduction to statistics in Augustana. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUPED 293 and AUPED 493 (2019).

LECTURE 1A01 (52132)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
TH 12:00 - 13:30 (AU H 090)


AUPED 160 - Sociocultural Aspects of Sport and Physical Activity

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the sociocultural dimensions of sport and physical activity. The course examines a variety of social institutions, processes, issues, and their relationship to sport and physical education in Canada and the United States. Topics include the emergence of modern sport, sport and culture, socialization, class and gender relations, race and ethnicity, government and politics, commercialization, the mass media, schools and universities, drugs and violence.

LECTURE 1A01 (47446)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
TH 16:00 - 17:30 (AU C 103)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

AUIDS 302 - Exploring Body Issues

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course introduces students to some of the contemporary discussions and debates regarding the body as a social phenomenon taking place within feminism and related fields. Students will learn how to critically unpack the power that operates through bodily reactions to self, others, and society through various threads of feminist theories.

LECTURE 1B01 (62032)
2022-01-26 - 2022-04-14
TH 10:15 - 11:45 (AU C 103)


AUSSC 300 - Selected Topics in Social Sciences

★ 1 (fi VAR)(VAR, VARIABLE)

Selected topics in the study of Social Sciences. Content may vary from course to course. Topics and credit value announced prior to registration period. Prerequisite: Varies according to topic.

LECTURE 1B02 (75698)
2022-01-26 - 2022-04-14
TH 16:00 - 17:30 (AU C 101)


AUPED 293 - Introduction to Research in Physical Education

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to a set of skills that can be used to better comprehend the research literature and to recognize new questions that need to be researched. Prerequisite: AUSTA 153 or any introduction to statistics in Augustana. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUPED 293 and AUPED 493 (2019).

LECTURE 1B01 (62154)
2022-01-26 - 2022-04-14
TH 14:15 - 15:45 (AU C 101)


AUPED 266 - Gender in Sport and Physical Activity

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exploring construction and performance of gender in sport and physical activity. Intersections with other identity categories, such as race, sexuality and ability will also be explored to understand a more complex process of gender production.

LECTURE 3B01 (64670)
2022-01-05 - 2022-01-21
MTWHF 14:00 - 17:00 (AU H 070)