ALA 171 - Making the Most of Michigan
Fall 2022, Section 007
Instruction Mode: Section 007 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
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Details

Credits:
1
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
For information on drop/add deadlines, see the Office of the Registrar and search Registration Deadlines.

Description

What are you hoping to gain from your time at Michigan? To take advantage of your experience, ALA 171: Making the Most of Michigan, is a 7-week activity-based course designed to help students get involved, meet people, and present themselves professionally to the world at large.

Students in the course:

  • Visit and learn about resources across the university campus
  • Create online portfolios that detail their goals, aspirations, and key experiences and connect them to career networking tools such as LinkedIn, Handshake, and UCAN
  • Explore social identities and build important communication skills across differences
  • Grow as leaders in the diverse Michigan community 

Facilitated by upper-level students, this course creates an environment for students to share perspectives and ideas. It is recommended for all first-year students. Ultimately, Making the Most of Michigan is making Michigan yours!

Course Requirements:

Attend class conducted weekly, complete assignments, and participate in a Portfolio showcase during the last class session.

Intended Audience:

Students in their first year at UM.

Schedule

ALA 171 - Making the Most of Michigan
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
24305
Open
4
6Y1
-
Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: Thids class will meet in East Quad, B852
002 (SEM)
 In Person
24565
Closed
0
1Y1
-
Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in the South Quad, Game Room.
003 (SEM)
 In Person
24566
Open
3
3Y1
-
Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in West Quad, G023.
004 (SEM)
 In Person
24567
Closed
0
 
-
W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Alice Lloyd, Room 2060.
005 (SEM)
 In Person
24568
Open
2
2Y1
-
W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in West Quad, G027.
006 (SEM)
 In Person
24569
Open
7
7Y1
-
W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Baits II, Coman Lounge.
007 (SEM)
 In Person
24570
Open
1
4Y1
-
W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Bursley, McGraham-Siwik Lounge.
008 (SEM)
 In Person
24571
Closed
0
1Y1
-
W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet inWest Quad, G027.
009 (SEM)
 In Person
24572
Open
3
5Y1
-
Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Markley, Sharangpani Lounge.
010 (SEM)
 In Person
24573
Open
1
3Y1
-
Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Newberry, Audre Lorde Lounge.
011 (SEM)
 In Person
24574
Open
2
2Y1
-
Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Alice Lloyd, Room 2060.
012 (SEM)
 In Person
24575
Open
3
3Y1
-
Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in Couzens, Room 1417.
013 (SEM)
 In Person
24576
Open
6
 
8Y1
-
Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in East Quad, B814.
014 (SEM)
 In Person
24577
Open
12
12TRANSFER Y1
-
Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Partial Term 8/29/22 - 10/14/22
Note: This class will meet in West Quad, G027.

Textbooks/Other Materials

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Syllabi

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