CLS - College of Letters & Science

CLS 101US  Knowledge and Community: 3 Credits (3 Other)

PREREQUISITE: First year students (less than 30 credits) only. Small seminar-style classes. Introduction to university study and the excitement of intellectual inquiry. Participation in a community of learners. Readings in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Emphasis on critical thinking, effective communication, and active learning
Open only to first year students- Not repeatable.

CLS 102US  Engaged Knowledge & Community: 4 Credits (3 Lec, 2 Lab)

Small seminar-style classes. Introduction to university study and the excitement of intellectual inquiry with additional engaged community component. Readings in humanities, social securities, and natural sciences. Emphasis on critical thinking, effective communication, and active learning.

CLS 201US  Knowledge and Community: 3 Credits (3 Other)

CLS 201 is similar to CLS 101 but is designed for students beyond their freshman year. CLS 201 is open to students who have completed at least 30 credits; students will not receive credit if they have passed CLS 101 with a grade of C- or better. Small seminar-style classes.

CLS 289R  Undergrad Rsch/Instruction: 1-3 Credits (1-3 Other)

Classroom instruction associated with directed undergraduate research/creative activity projects. May be repeated.
Repeatable up to 99 credits.

CLS 290R  Undergraduate Research: 1-6 Credits (1-6 Other)

Directed undergraduate research/creative activity which may culminate in a written work or other creative project. Course will address responsible conduct of research. May be repeated.
Repeatable up to 99 credits.

CLS 460  Teaching Internship: 2-3 Credits (2 Other)

As co-facilitators of a section of CLS 101US or CLS 201US, students will learn and have the opportunity to practice classroom teaching strategies and mentoring skills.
Repeatable up to 6 credits.

CLS 489R  Undergrad Rsch/Instruction: 1-3 Credits (1 Other)

lassroom instruction associated with directed undergraduate research/creative activity projects. May be repeated.
Repeatable up to 4 credits.

CLS 490R  Undergraduate Research: 1-6 Credits (1 Other)

irected undergraduate research/creative activity which may culminate in a research paper, journal article, or undergraduate thesis. Course will address responsible conduct of research. May be repeated.
Repeatable up to 12 credits.

CLS 492  Independent Study: 1 Credits (1 Other)

Directed research and study on an individual basis.
Repeatable up to 2 credits.