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Special Courses (AS)

1000 Level | 2000 Level | 3000 Level | 4000 Level

USP Codes are listed in brackets by the 2003 USP code followed by the 2015 USP code (i.e. [QB<>Q]).

JumpLink2000. Study Abroad. 1-18 (Max. 18). Students may register through the University of Wyoming for up to two semesters of academic work abroad with the approval of the academic adviser, head of the major department and coordinator of the Study Abroad Program.

2100. Scientific Communication. 3.  [{non}<>COM2] The course is primarily designed for undergraduate students in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) disciplines who are conducting, or intend to conduct, independent research projects. Sharing research findings with the public is an essential, though often overlooked, part of the job of those in STEM fields. We will hone these techniques through a variety of written assignments, practice talks, group discussions and feedback, visits from guest speakers, and a semester-long research project. The overarching goal is for you to be able to deliver an engaging research talk. Prerequisite: C or better in COM1.

2400. Lower-Division Internship in _____. 1-12 (Max. 12). Allows students to gain hands-on experience that will help to bridge the gap between the theory of academia and the practicality of the work world. Specific arrangements must be made in advance to identify the academic component of the internship and the grading criteria. Planning will involve the internship agency, the student's academic adviser and the associate dean of the college. Prerequisite: sophomore standing and the approval of the adviser, head of the major department and an associate dean of A&S. (Offered both semesters)

2490. Special Topics in____. 1-3 (Max. 6). Courses of broad general appeal and an interdepartmental flavor will be offered from time to time under this title. Permits utilization of unusual faculty expertise and provides highly-specialized and particularly pertinent, timely subject matter. See current class schedule for topics. Prerequisite: sophomore standing.

JumpLink4400. Upper-Division Internship in ___. 1-12 (Max. 12). Permits students to contribute in the areas of their expertise and gain hands-on experience that will help to bridge the gap between academia and the real world of work. Specific arrangements must be made in advance to identify the academic component of the internship and the grading criteria. Such planning will involve the internship agency, the student's academic adviser and the associate dean of the college. Prerequisites: approval of adviser, head of the major department and the college advising coordinator.

4900. Special Topics in _____. 1-3 (Max. 6). Courses of broad general appeal and an interdepartmental flavor will be offered from time to time under this title. Permits utilization of unusual faculty expertise and provides highly-specialized and particularly pertinent, timely subject matter. See current class schedule for topics. Prerequisite: junior standing. (Offered based on sufficient demand and resources)

4975. Independent Study. 1-3 (Max. 6). Offers the advanced student the opportunity to pursue an individualized topic of interest with the assistance and direction of an instructor. Prerequisite: junior/senior standing and consent of instructor.

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