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Instructor Class Description

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Hannah Cook
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

Through discussions, class assignments, and field trips students will gain insight as to the workings of the University of Washington as well as all the opportunities UW has to offer.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Students should come prepared for class discussions, brainstorming, and general sharing of ideas and information.

Recommended preparation

This is an introductory course. Students should come ready to interact with their peers. A working knowledge of word processing is helpful.

Class assignments and grading

There will be in class assignments, 4 excursions, and an online portfolio.

This is a credit/no credit course. All assignments required for credit to be earned. Students will also be graded on in class participation.


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 Hannah Cook
Date: 07/15/2005