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Raven Avery
GEN ST 197
Seattle Campus

Freshman Seminar

Small-group discussion with faculty representing a wide spectrum of academic disciplines. Topics and approaches vary. Instructor may introduce research techniques or findings, concentrate on readings in his/her area of interest, or illustrate problems and alternatives related to the study of a particular academic discipline. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSp.

Class description

This course provides an introduction to the fields of computer science & engineering, human-centered design & engineering, and informatics. It should help you explore majors, and discover opportunities on campus.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

The course has a few small assignments. Most course content will be presented by visiting speakers from CSE, HCDE, and Informatics.

Recommended preparation

No preparation needed! This course is designed for first-quarter freshmen.

Class assignments and grading


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Raven Avery
Date: 10/06/2010