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Caralee Bradshaw
GEN ST 199
Seattle Campus

The University Community

Introduces students to various aspects of the University of Washington community. Includes exploration of university resources and opportunities, and academically related skill development. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.

Class description

Students can expect to make valuable friendships with their classmates through constant interaction and sharing of ideas. Through exploration of the career and study options available at the University of Washington students will leave this class with a better grasp on their futures.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Lots of class discussion, brainstorming, and sharing of ideas. Homework almost every night, with web assignments due at periodic intervals.

Recommended preparation

Come ready to learn and have fun! In order to prepare for GEN ST 199 students must have a working knowledge of word processing and should be able to express themselves and their ideas clearly.

Class assignments and grading

Occasional in-depth study of assigned topics. Some assignments may consist of bringing in a visual aids or reporting on going on an excursion. Most assignments will be web-based and submitted electronically via the UW Porfolio.

Grades are based on turning in every single assignment, participating in class discussion, and SHOWING UP FOR CLASS.


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.
Last Update by Caralee Bradshaw
Date: 10/30/2003