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Integrated Learning Communities
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Integrated Learning Communities

In Integrated Learning Communities, instructors work together to coordinate content around a central problem or topic.

  • Learning communities facilitate peer support among students as, together, they confront the material from multiple disciplinary perspectives.
  • Integrative learning helps students understand the connections among disciplines.


ILC Descriptions

Decoding the Academic Conversation
(5 hours): TR 11:00 a.m.-1:20 p.m.
Instructors: Rob Hallis and Brenda Woods  
Students will earn credit for ENGL 1030 and LIB 1010

Encountering the Uncanny: Magic, Religion and the Supernatural
(6 hours): MW 1:00-3:50 p.m.
Instructors: Catherine Burris and Kathryn Nuernberger 
Students will earn credit for ENGL 2220 and REL 1510

Identity, Narrative and Culture
(6 hours): Online 
Instructors: Marie Christ and Amanda Drake
Students will earn credit for WGS 2050 and ENGL 2220. 

Privacy, Surveillance and Justice
(8 hours): MW 10 a.m.-12:50 p.m., F 10-11:50  a.m.
Instructors: Dorothy Arnett, Rob Hallis and Don Wallace  
Students will earn credit for CJ 1000, ENGL 1030, and LIB 1010.           

Writing About Race, Class and Gender
(6 hours): MWF 11:00 a.m.-12:50 p.m.
Instructors: Jane Heavin and Melody Niesen 
Students will earn credit for ENGL 1020 and WGS 2000

Each of these is listed as “ILC 1000” on Banner; student transcripts will show the composite courses.

Questions? Please contact your academic advisor, the faculty member or the general education coordinator at leicht@ucmo.edu or 660-543-8507.

 

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