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Course Descriptions

Scroll down for new information about Winter 2018 courses (Focal Point Seminars, FY@broad, Explore Chicago).

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Discover Chicago

Academic Year 2017-2018
2016-2017
Autumn Quarter 2017:  Discover Chicago AQ 2016
AQ 2017: Honors Discover Chicago AQ 2016 HON
AQ 2017: CSH Pathways students only
AQ 2017: School of Music students only AQ 2016 Music
AQ 2017: Theatre School students

Explore Chicago

Academic Year 2017-2018
2016-2017
Autumn Quarter 2017: Explore Chicago AQ 2016
AQ 2017: Honors Explore Chicago AQ 2016 HON
AQ 2017: CSH Pathways students only
AQ 2017: Athletes only AQ 2016 Athletes
Winter/Spring 2018: Explore Chicago -- POSTED 9/27/2017 WQ/SQ 2017

Focal Point Seminar

Academic Year 2017-2018
2016-2017
Winter 2018: Focal Point Seminars -- UPDATED 10/9/2017 WQ 2017
SQ 2018 available in late January SQ 2017 
FY@broad 2018 -- UPDATED 10/2/2017 FY@broad 2017 
Summer 2018 available in late January Summer 2017

View catalog course descriptions:

Quantitative Reasoning & Technological Literacy
LSP 120: QRTL I
LSP 121: QRTL II

First-Year Writing
WRD 102: Basic Writing II
WRD 103: Composition & Rhetoric I
WRD 104: Composition & Rhetoric II
HON 100: Rhetoric & Critical Inquiry