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UNIV099
(Perm Req)
Internship Seminar
Credits: 0
Grad Meth: S-F
Restriction: Must have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (undergraduates) or 3.0 (graduate students); and Permission of the Career Center; and permission of instructor.
UNIV100
The Student in the University
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Credit only granted for: EDCP108O or UNIV100.
Formerly: EDCP108O.
Introduces students to University life. In a small classroom setting, students will explore how to successfully bridge the gap between high school and college. Study skills, career decision-making, and student development processes will be explored.
UNIV106
The Transfer Student in the University
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Must be a first-semester Letters and Sciences transfer student.
Credit only granted for: UNIV106 or EDCP108G.
For transfer students in Letters and Sciences. This course is designed to assist students in making a successful transition to the University of Maryland (UMD) and to serve as an extended orientation to campus living and learning.
UNIV107
Science Technology Engineering Mathematics Colloquium
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be a current student in Letters & Sciences.
For students interested in pursuing a STEM related major. Introduces students to the fundamentals of career and major exploration and career development within the various disciplines of STEM.
UNIV108
Business Exploration Series Colloquium
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Must be a current student in Letters and Science.

For students interested in pursuing a business career. Students learn the fundamentals of career development and what the internship/job search process entails.
UNIV190
National Scholarships for International Goals
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Freshman or Sophomore Standing.
Prepares first and second-year students with international interests such as study abroad, language learning, and international careers to apply for nationally competitive scholarships. It will help students focus their interests to make choices during their time at UMD that will aid them in their academic, internship, or career pursuits.
UNIV325
Beyond the Classroom Seminar I: Civic Engagement and Social Change in a Global Context
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Restriction: Must be in the Beyond the Classroom (BTC) living and learning program.
Develops and applies the concept of civic engagement and strategies for enhancing civic engagement and advancing social justice in different contexts (global to local; multi-cultural). Develop students' leadership capacities and skills for fostering civil discourse and effective professional practices in the nonprofit and civil society sector. Students identify the key civic values, attitudes and expectations that motivate them personally as well as others to engage in civic action and leadership. Students prepare professional portfolios in preparation of a semester-long internship.
UNIV326
Beyond the Classroom Seminar II
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: UNIV325.
Restriction: Must be in the Beyond the Classroom (BTC) living and learning program.
Seminar for students in internships and service-learning experiences as context for applying communication skills and knowledge of civic engagement leadership skills first introduced in UNIV325. Must be taken concurrently with experiential learning practicum.
UNIV378
Beyond the Classroom Experiential Learning; Internship Experiences/Experiential Learning
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: For students in the Beyond the Classroom (BTC) living and learning program.
UNIV389A
Special Topics in Undergraduate Studies; Army ROTC Independent Study Projects
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
UNIV389J
Special Topics in Undergraduate Studies; Federal Independent Study Projects
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
UNIV389K
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Undergraduate Studies; Special Topics in Experiential Learning Global Semester
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
UNIV389L
Special Topics in Undergraduate Studies; BTC Seminar III, Civic Leadership for Community Engagement
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: UNIV325 and UNIV326, for advanced students in the Beyond the Classroom (BTC) Living and Learning Program. This multi-disciplinary seminar enables students to develop their leadership skills by working collaboratively with their peers on joint projects to enhance and to deepen civic engagement and constructive social change on key civic issues on campus and in the broader community on local, national and global issues. Students will carry out collaborative community-based research that addresses an important civic issue and advances civic knowledge for solving that issue. Students will write a research paper (BTC monograph) and contribute to a joint professional report. The seminar will culminate in a BTC civic education or showcase event (e.g., public forum, conference, hearing, video presentation, etc.) where students will share their findings with the broader campus and members of the relevant community.
UNIV399
Experiential Learning in Undergraduate Studies
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
UNIV399P
Experiential Learning in Undergraduate Studies; People Power -- Activism for Social Change
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud