CLS - College of Letters & Science

Courses

CLS 101US. Knowledge and Community. 3 Credits. (3 Sem) F,S

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.

CLS 201US. Knowledge and Community. 3 Credits. (3 Sem) F,S

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 Rct; max unlimited) F,S

Classroom instruction associated with directed undergraduate research/creative activity projects. May be repeated.

CLS 290R. Undergraduate Research. 1-6 Credits. (1-6 Ind; max unlimited) F,S

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.

CLS 460. Teaching Internship. 2-3 Credits. (2 Sem; 6 cr max) F,S

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.

CLS 489R. Undergrad Rsch/Instruction. 1-3 Credits. (1 Rct; 4 cr max) F,S,Su

Max 4 cr. COREQUISITE: CLS 490. Classroom instruction associated with directed undergraduate research/creative activity projects. May be repeated.

CLS 490R. Undergraduate Research. 1-6 Credits. (1 Ind; 12 cr max) F,S,Su

Directed 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.

CLS 492. Independent Study. 1 Credit. (1 Ind; 2 cr max) F,S

Maximum 2 cr. COREQUISITE: CLS 460. Directed research and study on an individual basis.