Columbian College of Arts and Sciences (CCAS)

Explanation of Course Numbers

  • Courses in the 1000s are primarily introductory undergraduate courses
  • Those in the 2000s to 4000s are upper-division undergraduate courses that can also be taken for graduate credit with permission and additional work
  • Those in the 6000s and 8000s are for master’s, doctoral, and professional-level students
  • The 6000s are open to advanced undergraduate students with approval of the instructor and the dean or advising office

CCAS 0920. Continuing Research - Masters. 1 Credit.

CCAS 0940. Continuing Research - Doctoral. 1 Credit.

CCAS 1005. GWECP Advising. 0 Credits.

CCAS 2154. Elective Internship. 0-3 Credits.

Fieldwork and academic work carried out under faculty supervision. Students contract with agency, faculty, and Columbian College. Restricted to students of at least sophomore standing who have obtained approval from the Columbian College Undergraduate Studies Office.

CCAS 2190. Special Interdisciplinary Topics. 1-3 Credits.

May be repeated for credit provided the topic differs.

CCAS 2190W. SpecialInterdisciplinaryTopics. 1-3 Credits.

CCAS 3000. Dystopian Visions. 3 Credits.

The history of the dystopian novel and its application to current events; utopian literature and the dystopian response to utopian ideas. Restricted to CCAS undergraduates.

CCAS 3001. Undergraduate Research. 0-3 Credits.

Open to undergraduates at any level. Focused exploration of an idea, question, or issue, under the guidance of a research mentor/supervisor, culminating in a report about the experience. Students must find a sponsoring faculty member and receive approval from the Office of Undergraduate Studies in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. Zero-credit option is graded on a P/NP basis only and is available only during summer sessions. Restricted to Registration is restricted; students need to find a faculty mentor/supervisor and receive CCAS approval.

CCAS 4191. Special Interdisciplinary Major Capstone. 3 Credits.

Required of all students completing a special interdisciplinary major.

CCAS 6154. Elective Internship. 0-3 Credits.

Fieldwork and academic work carried out under faculty supervision. Students contract with agency, faculty, and Columbian College. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 credits. Admission by permission of Columbian College. Graded on a P/NP basis only. Zero credit option available only during summer sessions.