2017-18 Academic Catalog
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Common Course Numbers

Following are course numbers which are common to departments across campus. These common numbers may be used under named conditions by prefixing with the department subject prefix:

1059 (059), 3159 (159), 4159/5159 (159g), 6259 (259), 7359 (359) - Reserved for temporary courses of a special or experimental nature. May be repeated on different topics.

3133 (133), 4133/5133 (133g), 6233 (233) Workshop - 1-6 hrs. Offered for special groups as announced in advance. Students may take work in one or more workshops but may not use more than 6 hours toward graduation. 

3179 (179) Cooperative Education - 1-6 hrs. For students who wish to apply classroom learning to field experience. Requires approval by the faculty supervisor, the head of the academic department granting credit, and Cooperative Education/Internship staff for placement agreement, project, and credit arrangements. Credit may not be applied to a major or minor without approval by the department offering the major or minor. Co-op/Internship staff assist in developing placements and arranging student interviews with employers and maintain contact with student and employer during the co-op/internship experience. May be repeated for a maximum of 12 hours credit. 

1086 (086), 3186 (186), 4186/5186 (186g), 6286 (286), 7386 (386) Studies in "______" - Courses to be offered by departments for specialized work not covered by regular courses. Credit and topic for "study" to be given in Schedule of Classes. May be repeated on different topics.

109C (09C), 319C (19C) Open Credit - 1-6 hrs.

319P (19P) Presidential Scholars Research - 1-3 hrs. For Presidential Scholars only. Credit and topic to be approved by the Presidential Scholars Board. May be repeated once for a maximum of 6 hours. 

4198 (198) Independent Study - Hours to be arranged in advance. A provision for undergraduate students to do work in a special area not offered in formal courses. (Does not provide graduate credit.) Permission of the head of the department offering the work is required. Projects must be approved well before the beginning of the semester in which the work is to be done. 

4199 (199) Study Tour - 1-12 hrs. Offered as announced in the Schedule of Classes. See Summer Bulletin for general description and consult appropriate department for specific information. 

6285 (285) or 7385 (385) Readings - Offered as needed in the various disciplines - not offered as a class. Independent readings from a selected list as approved in advance by department head. Credit to be determined at time of registration. May be repeated.

6289 (289) or 7389 (389) Seminar - Offered as needed in the various disciplines. Credit and topic to be given in Schedule of Classes. May be repeated on different topics.

629C (29C) Continuous Registration. Graduate students who have completed all of their program but not all of their graduation requirements, e.g. comprehensive exams, thesis, paper/project, recitals, etc., must be continuously registered until the degree is completed. Students reaching this stage will be automatically registered in the course ___629C (xxx:29C), Continuous Graduate Student, and assessed a $50 fee. Continuous enrollment insures that students can access their university email accounts and utilize the library and its services through graduation. May be repeated

629R (29R) Directed Research - 1-6 hrs. Course is available to thesis and non-thesis students on a credit/no credit basis. Students may enroll in the course following enrollment in all allowable hours of  ____6299 (xxx:299) (6-9 hours for thesis students and 3 hours for non-thesis students). Students may take this course for a maximum of 6 hours per semester. Please refer to individual programs for possible exceptions. May be repeated to maximum of 12 hours.

6297 (297) or 7397 (397) Practicum - 1-4 hrs. Offered as needed in the various disciplines to provide practical experience in college teaching. May be repeated.

6299 (299) or 7399 (399) Research - See details for approval and registration. Repeatable to the maximum credits for a student's degree.

7300 (300) Post-Comprehensive Registration.  For Doctor of Education and Doctor of Industrial Technology programs. May be repeated.

Individual Studies Program

Courses offered in the Individual Studies Program may have a prefix of INDIVSTU xxxx (000:xxx) instead of a department number. These include: 

4192 (192) Exploratory Seminar - 1-3 hrs. 

4196 (196) Interdisciplinary Readings - 1-3 hrs. 

4197 (197) Undergraduate Thesis - 3-6 hrs. 

4198 (4198) Individual Study Project - Hours arranged by Individual Studies Program Coordinator.

Common Course Number Crosswalk

3-digit Number effective through Summer 2011 4-digit Number Effective Fall 2011 Course Title
1793179Cooperative Education
0861086Studies In:
1863186Studies In:
186g4186/5186Studies In:
2866286Studies In:
3867386Studies In:
09C109COpen Credit
19C319COpen Credit
19P319PPresidential Scholars Research
1984198Independent Study
1993199Study Tour
29C629CContinuous Registration
29R629RDirected Research
3007300Post Comprehensive Registration