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UNC 100 MASTERING THE ACADEMIC ENVIRONMENT
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
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
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
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
Strategies for effective learning; study, note-taking, and examination strategies; time management; preparing research papers.
UNC 189 TOPIC COURSE