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Rose I. Stevens
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 will gain awareness on how to be successful at the university. They will engage with other incoming transfer students that have an interest in studying business. Assignments will be about the university, the student's experience and the students future planning - all relevant and personally beneficial.

Student learning goals

Understand their role as learners within the larger university

Engagement with campus resources

Share experience with other entering students and peer leader and learn from others

General method of instruction

Classroom discussion and online discussion.

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

Assignments will be due on due date and no later. To get 2 credits, students must have an 80% in participation, which is determined by attendance, completing assignments and regular interaction.


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 Rose I. Stevens
Date: 08/20/2012