Information for Prospective Students Information for First-Year Students Information for Transfer Students Information for International Students Learning Communities, Study Abroad, Theme Semester Calendars Quick Reference Forms Listings Table of Contents SAA Search Feature Academic Advising, Concentration Advising, How-tos, and Degree Requirements Academic Standards Board, Academic Discipline, Petitions, and Appeals SAA Advisors and Support Staff

Winter Academic Term 2001 Course Guide

Note: You must establish a session for Winter Term 2001 on wolverineaccess.umich.edu in order to use the link "Check Times, Location, and Availability". Once your session is established, the links will function.

Courses in RC Interdivisional

This page was created at 7:28 PM on Mon, Jan 29, 2001.

Winter Term, 2001 (January 4 April 26)

Open courses in RC Interdivisional
(*Not real-time Information. Review the "Data current as of: " statement at the bottom of hyperlinked page)

Wolverine Access Subject listing for RCIDIV

Winter Term '01 Time Schedule for RC Interdivisional.


Most RC courses are open to LS&A students and may be used to meet distribution requirements. In most instances, RC students receive priority for RC course waitlists.


RCIDIV 350. Special Topics.

Section 001 Job Search Strategies for RC Students

Instructor(s): Sharon Vaughters

Prerequisites & Distribution: (1). (Excl). Offered mandatory credit/no credit. May be repeated for a total of six credits.

Mini/Short course

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is designed to explore the critical components of career choice and exploration. Topics will include societal and individual psychological factors in career decision-making, assessment in career exploration, and employment trends. Practical assignments such as interest inventories, informational interviewing and career research will provide experiential learning. Guest speakers will provide real life examples of the "liberal arts in action." A focus on socio-historical, economic, multicultural, familial, and current popular influences will increase students' awareness of diversity issues in career decision making and the workplace. The class will offer a combination of lecture and discussion, films, written assignments, web searches and teamwork. $20 lab fee.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: No Data Given.

RCIDIV 351. Special Topics.

Section 002 Advanced Readings in German.

Instructor(s): Erica Kuhra Paslick (ekp@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (2). (Excl). Offered mandatory credit/no credit. May be repeated for a total of eight credits.

Credits: (2).

Course Homepage: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~jshie/advprof.htm

This seminar is conducted entirely in German and is designed to further enhance the students' preparedness to either study or work abroad, pursue a major in German, or gear up for graduate studies. Students will select a topic they are particularly interested in and will do their reading, writing, and presentations in that area. They may choose a single author, a particular genre, or topic related, non-literary text of either a philosophical, scientific, or cultural nature. Class time will be devoted to individual project presentations, regular progress reports, writing workshops with peer critique and tutorial consultations with the instructor. Participants will write 5 smaller essays at certain stages of their studies and complete one comprehensive research report of 10 pages or more by the end of the term.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: 1

RCIDIV 351. Special Topics.

Section 003 Adv. Proficiency in French. Meets 3/5-4/16. (Drop/Add deadline=March 16).

Instructor(s): Dominique M Butler-Borruat (dborruat@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: (2). (Excl). Offered mandatory credit/no credit. May be repeated for a total of eight credits.

Mini/short course

Credits: (2).

Course Homepage: No Homepage Submitted.

This course is especially designed for, but not limited to, students who intend to spend their Junior Year in France. It will give students a set of basic references to navigate everyday life as foreign students in France.

Topics will include:

  • Geography and the use of land
  • History
  • Political structure of the country
  • Economy
  • The European Union
  • Media

In addition, different types of academic writing and presentations style with which students are expected to be familiar in a French university will be introduced.

Assignments will test content as well as form. The final evaluation will take into account the student's preparation, active participation, and knowledge of cultural facts.

Check Times, Location, and Availability Cost: No Data Given. Waitlist Code: 1

Graduate Course Listings for RCIDIV.


Page


This page was created at 7:28 PM on Mon, Jan 29, 2001.


LSA logo

University of Michigan | College of LS&A | Student Academic Affairs | LS&A Bulletin Index

This page maintained by LS&A Academic Information and Publications, 1228 Angell Hall

Copyright © 2001 The Regents of the University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 USA +1 734 764-1817

Trademarks of the University of Michigan may not be electronically or otherwise altered or separated from this document or used for any non-University purpose.