ALA 171 - Making the Most of Michigan
Fall 2021, Section 005
Instruction Mode: Section 005 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
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Details

Credits:
1
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Class Misc Info:
Meets 08/30/21-10/15/21 (Drop/Add Deadline 09/13/21.).
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
For information on drop/add deadlines, see the Office of the Registrar and search Registration Deadlines.

Description

What are you hoping to gain from your time at Michigan? To take advantage of your experience, ALA 171: Making the Most of Michigan, is a 7-week activity-based course designed to help students get involved, meet people, and present themselves professionally to the world at large.

Students in the course:

  • Visit and learn about resources across the university campus
  • Create online portfolios that detail their goals, aspirations, and key experiences and connect them to career networking tools such as LinkedIn, Handshake, and UCAN
  • Explore social identities and build important communication skills across differences
  • Grow as leaders in the diverse Michigan community

    Facilitated by upper-level students, this course creates an environment for students to share perspectives and ideas. It is recommended for all first-year students. Ultimately, Making the Most of Michigan is making Michigan yours!

    Course Requirements:

    Attend class conducted weekly, complete assignments, and participate in a Portfolio showcase during the last class session.

    Intended Audience:

    Students in their first year at UM.

  • Schedule

    ALA 171 - Making the Most of Michigan
    Schedule Listing
    001 (SEM)
     In Person
    24695
    Closed
    0
    8Y1
    -
    Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    002 (SEM)
     In Person
    25018
    Closed
    0
    1Y1
    -
    Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    003 (SEM)
     In Person
    25019
    Closed
    0
     
    -
    W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    004 (SEM)
     In Person
    25020
    Closed
    0
    2Y1
    -
    W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    005 (SEM)
     In Person
    25021
    Open
    3
    3Y1
    -
    W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    006 (SEM)
     In Person
    25022
    Open
    8
    8Y1
    -
    W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    007 (SEM)
     In Person
    25023
    Open
    3
    3Y1
    -
    W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    008 (SEM)
     In Person
    25024
    Open
    2
    2Y1
    -
    W 6:00PM - 8:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    009 (SEM)
     In Person
    25025
    Closed
    0
    2Y1
    -
    Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    010 (SEM)
     In Person
    25026
    Closed
    0
    2Y1
    -
    Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    011 (SEM)
     In Person
    25027
    Open
    1
    2Y1
    -
    Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    012 (SEM)
     In Person
    25028
    Open
    3
    3Y1
    -
    Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    013 (SEM)
     In Person
    25029
    Open
    4
     
    5Y2
    -
    Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21
    014 (SEM)
     In Person
    25030
    Open
    5
    3TRANSFER Y1
    4Y2
    -
    Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
    Partial Term 8/30/21 - 10/15/21

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    Syllabi

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