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General Studies Courses

General Studies courses may be an option for students interested in taking one or two credit-based courses, but who are not currently interested in seeking a credential. Students who successfully complete General Studies courses may be eligible to transfer credit toward a certificate, diploma or degree upon formal admission to a program.

Permission to register in General Studies courses requires approval by the dean or designate. Supporting documentation and/or prerequisites may be required.

Upcoming Start Dates

INDS300: Writing Across Disciplines

 Course Description: Explores the nature, style, and form of writing in various disciplines. Provides instruction in writing for academic and professional fields of practice. Introduces basic principles of rhetoric, argumentation, and collaboration. Fosters critical reading skills. Co-requisite: INDS310  Credits: 3.00

INDS300: Writing Across Disciplines

 Course Description: Explores the nature, style, and form of writing in various disciplines. Provides instruction in writing for academic and professional fields of practice. Introduces basic principles of rhetoric, argumentation, and collaboration. Fosters critical reading skills. Co-requisite: INDS310  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
September 10, 2018 November 18, 2018 TBD Online
September 9, 2019 November 17, 2019 TBD Online

INDS310: Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies

 Course Description: Introduces students to academic disciplines and professional fields of practice, leading into a thorough understanding of interdisciplinarity, multidisciplinarity, and transdisciplinarity. Explores benefits and challenges of integrating knowledge across disciplines. Co-requisites: INDS300  Credits: 3.00

INDS310: Introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies

 Course Description: Introduces students to academic disciplines and professional fields of practice, leading into a thorough understanding of interdisciplinarity, multidisciplinarity, and transdisciplinarity. Explores benefits and challenges of integrating knowledge across disciplines. Co-requisites: INDS300  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
September 10, 2018 November 18, 2018 TBD Online
September 9, 2019 November 17, 2019 TBD Online

INDS400: Global Perspectives on Indigenous Ways of Knowing

 Course Description: Critically introduces students to Indigenous ways of knowing within the contexts of colonialism and contemporary challenges. Explores Indigenous perspectives on identity, the environment, knowledge acquisition, and renewed political relationships.  Credits: 3.00

INDS400: Global Perspectives on Indigenous Ways of Knowing

 Course Description: Critically introduces students to Indigenous ways of knowing within the contexts of colonialism and contemporary challenges. Explores Indigenous perspectives on identity, the environment, knowledge acquisition, and renewed political relationships.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
March 5, 2018 May 13, 2018 965.00 Online
March 4, 2019 May 12, 2019 TBD Online