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Nic Mcgrue
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 learn more about the University of Washington community and ways to engage and immerse themselve into it.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

The class is based mainly on discussion, therefore students should come prepared to discuss the topic of the week.

Recommended preparation

Come class open-minded, willing to discuss your own beliefs and ideas, and be receptive to ideas that differe from your own.

Class assignments and grading

Assignments are given the week before to prepare students for discussion for the next week. It is crucial that all assignments are completed and done on time to insure that the student is prepared to discuss the chosen topic during class.

All assignments MUST be turned in to pass this class. Students also must not have any unexcused absences.


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 Nic Mcgrue
Date: 07/13/2005