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

JumpLink1000. IC for Undeclared Students. 2. [I,L<>{none}] An introduction to the intellectual community of the University of Wyoming, information literacy, and higher education in general, and is specifically intended for students who have not yet made a decision about their college major. Students will begin to develop the critical thinking skills that are necessary in higher education and to explore the primary intellectual activities of various disciplines. Cross listed with A&S 1000.

1050. Student-Athlete Academic Success. 1. Introduces first-year student athletes to U.W.  Includes an introduction to campus resources, time management and study skill techniques, exploration of learning styles, diversity topics, and strategic goal setting to be a successful student and athlete.  S/U only.

1060. College Athletics and Society. 3. This course will examine the unique relationship between intercollegiate athletics and higher education, as well as intersections that occur with gender, politics, and race.

1101. First-Year Seminar. 3. [{none}<>FYS]

1105. Academic Success Skills. 1-2 (Max. 2). Designed to provide students the necessary skill set to succeed at the University and beyond. Skills covered include time management, learning styles, note taking, self-motivation and more. The 2-credit UWYO 1105 option is graded A-F; the 1 credit UWYO 1105 option is graded Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory.

1205. Student Success Services First Year Seminar. 1. [I,L<>{none}] First year students enrolled in the Student Success Services project will learn how to utilize campus resources and understand, her/his interests and values and develop the ability to establish and work toward short-term and long-term career goals, apply personalized study strategies and interpret university, college, and departmental rules and regulations. Prerequisite: Freshman only (exclusively for students who are part of the SSS project).

1450. Critical Reflection in Intellectual Communities. 3. [I,L<>{none}] Intellectual Community course for the Synergy learning community. Supports WA reading, research, and writing activities. Provides opportunities for students to read critically, conduct primary and secondary research, investigate diversity issues, develop computer literacy, and learn about the intellectual expectations of college life. Unaffiliated with a major department.

1600. Veterans Transition Course. 1. [I,L<>COM2] Provides returning veterans skills for successful transition to college and civilian life. Reviews tools for academic success, resources available to the veteran, information on veteran related challenges, and career planning resources. Students will develop skills in written, oral, and digital communication. Prerequisite: Students must be a U.S. military veteran or an active duty military member. (Normally offered fall semester)

JumpLink3000. Student Leadership in Supplemental Instruction. 2. Focuses on theoretical perspectives of group tutoring and peer leadership, best practices in supplemental instruction, and student reflection. Will strengthen leadership knowledge and skills and introduce effective methods for group facilitation and SI curriculum. Prerequisite: closed to general enrollment.

3010. Student-Athlete Leadership Skills. 1. Designed for students to gain and apply leadership skills among other topics such as healthy relationships, nutrition, budgeting, and preparing for internships. This course builds on UWYO 1050 Student-Athlete Academic Success, and prepares the student for UWYO 3050 Student-Athlete Career Preparation. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory only. Prerequisite: COM1.

3050. Student-Athlete Career Prep. 1. Works with junior and senior student-athletes as they prepare to leave college and embark on their career search. Includes topics such as: resume writing, cover letter writing, practice interviews, professional attire, interview etiquette, and mental health after college athletics. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory only. Prerequisite: COM2.

3600. Veterans: Campus-To-Career. 3. [{none}<>COM3] Provides veterans with skills for successful transition from campus to the global workforce. Reviews tools for career success, resources available to veterans, information on veteran related challenges, and career planning resources. Students will develop skills in written, oral, and digital communication. Students will explore web based job search platforms and attend job fairs. Course intended for U.S. military veterans or an active duty military member. Prerequisite: COM2.

JumpLink4965. Directed Studies/Research Problems. 1-3 (Max. 12). Interdisciplinary international undergraduate research or short-term study abroad project under the supervision of a visiting faculty member. Topics and themes will vary based on the international research and study abroad opportunities available. Prerequisites: Completion of COM1 and consent of instructor. Undergraduate status in good academic standing. Additional prerequisites will be determined by instructor of record.

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