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UNC 100 MASTERING THE ACADEMIC ENVIRONMENT

3, 3/0

Strategies and skills for academic success at Buffalo State. Overview of the structure and benefits of a liberal arts education. Introduction to critical thinking. Application of critical thinking skills to various dimensions of college life to develop skills and increase likelihood of success.

Equivalent Course: INS 207

UNC 101 LEARNING COMMUNITY INTEGRATED HOUR

1, 1/0

Integral aspect of each learning community; provides students the framework to see connections among seemingly disparate courses and to make connections across disciplines. Faculty and students explore the theme of the learning community, integrate course material, and relate both to their lives outside of the classroom.

Equivalent Course: INS 101

UNC 111 CAREER PLANNING IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

1, 1/0

Multiple theories of career decision making processes. Includes lecture, discussion, and small-group activities. Students construct long-and short-term goals to assist them in the career-planning process.

UNC 120 READING AND STUDY STRATEGIES

1-3, 1/0

Competency-based course designed to improve students' college reading and study skills. Includes lecture and laboratory work.

Equivalent Course: INS 120

UNC 150 ADVANCED READING AND STUDY STRATEGIES

3, 3/0

Strategies for effective learning; study, note-taking, and examination strategies; time management; preparing research papers.

UNC 189 TOPIC COURSE

1-9, 0/0

TOPIC COURSE

UNC 201 FOUNDATIONS OF LEADERSHIP

3, 3/0

See the Undergraduate Course Catalog.

Equivalent Courses: BUS 201, CRS 201