Spring 2012 Academic Achievement courses

THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON’S ACADEMIC SUPPORT PROGRAM is offering four different sections Spring Quarter 2012 titled, “Immigration and Higher Education: What is an American?”, “Genetic Engineering: Moral and Ethical Issues”, “Identity and Graphic Novels: Visual Storytelling” and “Race, Class and Gender in Sports Media”.These courses are great for freshmen, sophomore, and transfer students who are interested in improving their academic performance. Through these courses, students will be presented with interesting course material and will learn strategies to improve their note-taking, essay writing, reading, and study skills. As a part of the course, students will meet with a tutor-mentor three hours per week to work on class assignments and learn about university resources.  

General Studies 101 A: Immigration and Higher Education: What is an American?

  • ·         SLN 14071
  • ·         3 credits, numerically graded, W credit
  • ·         Class meets on Tuesdays from 2:30PM-4:20PM
  • ·         Meet with a tutor-mentor for 3 hours/week

 

General Studies 101 B: Genetic Engineering: Moral and Ethical Issues

  • ·         SLN  14072
  • ·         3 credits, numerically graded, W credit
  • ·         Class meets on Wednesdays 2:30PM – 4:20PM
  • ·         Meet with a tutor-mentor for 3 hours/week

 

General Studies 101 C: Race, Class and Gender in Sports Media

  • ·         SLN 14073
  • ·         3 credits, numerically graded, W credit
  • ·         Class meets on Wednesdays  11:30AM – 1:20PM
  • ·         Meet with a tutor-mentor for 3 hours/week

 

General Studies 101 D: Identity and Graphic Novels: Visual Storytelling

  • ·         SLN 14074
  • ·         3 credits, numerically graded, W credit
  • ·         Class meets on Tuesdays  11:30AM – 1:20PM
  • ·         Meet with a tutor-mentor for 3 hours/week

 

 

http://depts.washington.edu/aspuw/achievementcourses.php

 

To request an add code, please contact Anne Browning at anneb7@u.washington.edu.

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