2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

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  • UE 101LEC Major and Career Exploration
    Lecture

    This course is designed to assist freshmen who are exploring majors acquire the necessary skills, information and resources to make informed and timely academic decisions. Through in-class activities, guest speakers and self-reflective homework assignments, students will learn about their various academic and career options. After successfully completing UE 101, students will: Know the resources on campus to help make an informed decision when choosing a major. Increase self-awareness regarding interests, values and academic strengths. Increase knowledge of academic and career options of interest. Understand career decision-making as a process informed by direct experiences and chance events. Type: Lecture Credits: 1 Prerequisites: Incoming freshmen assigned to the Exploratory and Pre-Professional Advising Center only. Grading: A-F Typically Offered: Fall

    Credits: 1
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall
  • UE 130SEM Special Topics
    Seminar

    Topics vary by term.

    Credits: 1 - 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
  • UE 198SEM UB Seminar
    Seminar

    The one credit UB Seminar is focused on a big idea or challenging issue to engage students with questions of significance in a field of study and, ultimately, to connect their studies with issues of consequence in the wider world. Essential to the UB Curriculum, the Seminar helps transition to UB through an early connection to UB faculty and the undergraduate experience at a comprehensive, research university. This course is equivalent to any 198 offered in any subject. This course is a controlled enrollment (impacted) course. Students who have previously attempted the course and received a grade of F or R may not be able to repeat the course during the fall or spring semester.

    Credits: 1
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
    Other Requisites: Students who have already successfully completed the UB seminar course may not repeat this course. If you have any questions regarding enrollment for this course, please contact your academic advisor.
  • UE 199SEM UB Seminar
    Seminar

    The three credit UB Seminar is focused on a big idea or challenging issue to engage students with questions of significance in a field of study and, ultimately, to connect their studies with issues of consequence in the wider world. Essential to the UB Curriculum, the Seminar helps students with common learning outcomes focused on fundamental expectations for critical thinking, ethical reasoning, and oral communication, and learning at a university, all within topic focused subject matter. The Seminars provide students with an early connection to UB faculty and the undergraduate experience at a comprehensive, research university. This course is equivalent to any 199 offered in any subject. This course is a controlled enrollment (impacted) course. Students who have previously attempted the course and received a grade of F or R may not be able to repeat the course during the fall or spring semester.

    Credits: 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
    Other Requisites: Students who have already successfully completed the first year seminar course may not repeat this course. If you have any questions regarding enrollment for this course, please contact your academic advisor.
  • UE 201SEM Experiential Learning Network: Sophomore Seminar
    Seminar

    Sophomore year can be seen as a gateway to the future. This project-based course is designed for sophomores who are ready to make a positive community impact and develop the skills necessary to stand out from the crowd. Class time and activities will focus on helping students develop ideas and solidify plans for their unique group projects. Students in this course will participate in a series of reflective activities designed to clarify their personal and academic interests and partake in a meaningful group project aimed to make a real world impact.

    Credits: 2
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
  • UE 495TUT Experiential Learning Network Supervised Teaching
    Tutorial

    Experiential Learning Network Supervised Teaching

    Credits: 1 - 4
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
  • UE 496TUT Internship
    Tutorial

    Internships off the potential for valuable learning opportunities outside the standard classroom setting. The internship can also serve as a bridge between the traditional academic setting and the professional world to which the student aspires. This Community-based Internship encourages direct exposure to and practical work experience from, a wide range of diverse public and private agency assignments.

    Credits: 1 - 12
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
  • UE 498TUT Independent Study
    Tutorial

    Independent Study

    Credits: 1 - 6
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
  • UE 499TUT Undergraduate Academies Research
    Tutorial

    Undergraduate Academies Research

    Credits: 1 - 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies

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