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Learning Networks

Overview

The Learning Networks are thematic academic courses offering a unique approach to a learning community. Classes are not linked. Instead, the idea is to build a sense of community through outside of class activities, common themes, and material culture, such as t-shirts and other types of gear. Students take one, two, or more classes based on their own interest level of the subject matter. Participating instructors define the Learning Networks theme for their own classes. This means that two instructors teaching courses with a theme of Pop Culture might have a different focus within their respective classes. Each instructor chooses creative and innovative ways to uniquely integrate the theme in each class.

Fall 2019 Learning Networks

The themes for Fall 2019 are Pop Culture and Heroes and Villains. The following Learning Network classes are available in these themes:

Pop CulturePop Culture

Comics and Composition
ENGL 1301.5044 (2452) Composition and Rhetoric I

Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:30 AM - 12:50 PM
ENGL 1301.5049 (2470) Composition and Rhetoric I
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM

An Exploration of Classical Greek Philosophy and Journal Writing
PHIL 1301.5002 (11532) Introduction to Philosophy

Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM

'Finding Yourself' in This 21st Century Instagram World
EDUC 1300.5020 (1421) Learning Framework: First Year Experience
EDUC 1300.5024 (1425) Learning Framework: First Year Experience

Mondays & Wednesdays 11:45 AM - 1:10 PM

Southern Literature and Southern Hospitality
ENGL 2328.5001(2868) Survey of American Literature – Civil War through the Present

Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Travel Writing
ENGL 1301.5C21 (1726) Composition and Rhetoric I

Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM
ENGL 0219.5C21 (1704) NCBO Lab
Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:25 AM - 12:20 PM

May Mini-Mester

ENGL 1301.5C11 (6762) Composition and Rhetoric I
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 11:05 AM
ENGL 0119.5C11 (6761) NCBO Lab
Online

Learning Networks Heroes and Villains

Heroes and Villains of the Ancient World: Epic Battles, Prices Paid, and Searches for Immortality 
HUMN 1301.5001 (11585) Introduction to Humanities I
Mondays & Wednesdays 10:10 AM - 11:35 AM

Bias in the News 
ENGL 1301.5C19 (1724) Composition and Rhetoric I
Mondays & Wednesdays 1:20 PM - 2:45 PM
ENGL 0219.5C19 (1702) NCBO LabI
Mondays & Wednesdays 2:50 PM - 3:45 PM

Political Voices in Latin America 
ENGL 2341.5001 (2882) Forms of Literature
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

Us and Them: Heroes, Villains, and Storytelling
ENGL 1302.5L47 (2970) Composition and Rhetoric II
Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM
ENGL 1302.5L52 (2978) Composition and Rhetoric II
Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:30 PM - 2:50 PM