GEN ST 199
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.
This course introduces students to various aspects of the University of Washington community, including, but not limited to, the exploration of the University of Washington and its surroundings, academic development, and the awesomeness of fellow classmates. Students will engage in discussion and participate in activities while learning under, at times, unorthodox teaching methods.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
At times unorthodox, yet amusing.
Willingness to meet people, genuine sincerity toward UW community and its members, open-mindedness toward instructor's methods, decisions, and suggestions.
Class assignments and grading
Many assignments will yield intellectual rumination on one of many issues. Some assignments are for the expansion of imagination and creativity. The amount gained from doing assignment depends on student's effort and genuine willingness to learn.
Grades are given haphazardly.