UC 151 - First-Year Social Science Seminar
Section: 004 Schools, Community, Power
Term: FA 2007
Subject: University Courses (UC)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Lab Fee:
40
Advisory Prerequisites:
Only first-year students, including those with sophomore standing, may pre-register for First-Year Seminars. All others need permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.

This is a service-learning course that integrates traditional coursework with personal reflection and community involvement. The goal of the course is to explore the dynamics of formal and informal education in urban settings. This course will help university students to understand the effects of social history and culture on the social identity of young children and how community members, especially elders, help to create and support positive roles for young children within this community. Students work closely with members of the community and program staff to document cultural beliefs and practices that help to shape social identity and social expectations within the community.

As a requirement for the course, students complete five hours of service each week in the Detroit public school system to develop practical service-learning models. Assisting educators in implementing these developed programs will give students the opportunity to put into practice the theory of service-learning.

UC 151 - First-Year Social Science Seminar
Schedule Listing
002 (SEM)
P
13718
Closed
0
2CSP Y1
2Y1
5Enrollment Management
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (SEM)
P
13721
Closed
0
3CSP Y1
1Y1
5Enrollment Management
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MW 6:30PM - 8:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
13720
Open
4
6MCSP Y1
 
4Enrollment Management
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W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
P
19256
Open
2
5CSP Y1
 
2Y1
4Enrollment Management
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
009 (SEM)
P
22167
Closed
0
 
6Enrollment Management
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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