SLS: Student Life Skills (Learning) Courses

Courses

SLS 1109   Foundations for Academic Success

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

1-3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

The course introduces students to campus resources and provides skills and tools that will help them to be successful. Faculty will use High Impact approaches to getting students engaged and connected on campus.

SLS 2006   Global Skills - Study Abroad

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

1 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Students will prepare for their study abroad experience through an examination of selected country-specific readings, intercultural simulations, and cross-cultural orientation materials. Students will gain the tools necessary to have a transformational experience abroad, by obtaining skills to communicate appropriately with diverse individuals and groups.

SLS 2905   Directed Study

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

SLS 2940   Internship Experience

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

0-6 sh (may be repeated for up to 6 sh of credit)

This course will consist of a variable internship opportunity for current UWF students or recent UWF students not yet returning to UWF for their second year of study. These students will be placed with a UWF department, community agency or employer. Placements will be managed by the Office of Career Development and Community Engagement (Career Services), a department within the Division of Academic Engagement. The course will include both for credit and not for credit sections with variable credit hours. Special permission is required for course registration. Credit generated from this course may or may not count towards a degree.

SLS 4408   Career Strategies Workshop

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

1 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Students will develop the strategies necessary to conduct effective job searches and identify appropriate graduate education opportunities to achieve their individual career goals. Students will identify and participate in career-specific networking opportunities to enhance their professional development.

SLS 4940   Internship Experience

Academic Engagement, Department of Student Life Skills

0-6 sh (may be repeated for up to 6 sh of credit)

This course will consist of a variable internship opportunity for current UWF students or recent UWF graduates placed with a UWF department, community agency or employer. Placements will be managed by the Office of Career Development and Community Engagement (Career Services), a department within the Division of Academic Engagement. The course will include both for credit and not for credit sections with variable credit hours. Special permission is required for course registration. Credit generated from this course may or may not count towards a degree.