Explanation of Course Numbers
- Courses in the 1000s are primarily introductory undergraduate courses
- Those in the 2000s to 4000s are upper-level undergraduate courses that also may be taken for graduate credit with permission and additional work assigned
- 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 - Master's. 1 Credit.
CCAS 0940. Continuing Research - Doctoral. 1 Credit.
CCAS 1001. First-Year Experience. 1 Credit.
Designed to assist CCAS students in developing their personal, academic, and career goals. Includes three core components: service learning, academic planning, and personal/professional development with content delivered by a variety of means. Restricted to first-year students.
CCAS 1005. GW Early College Program Advising. 0 Credits.
A developmental workshop that serves as a means of checking in with and providing pertinent information to participating students.
CCAS 1200. Caminos al Futuro. 3 Credits.
Survey of social and cultural dimensions of Latinidad in the United States. Topics include the history of Hispanic/Latino immigration in the United States and the intersection of race and ethnicity, among others. Restricted to students in the Caminos al Futuro pre-college summer program.
CCAS 2154. Elective Internship. 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. Special Interdisciplinary Topics. 1-3 Credits.
Topics vary by semester. May be repeated for credit provided the topic differs. Consult the Schedule of Classes for more details. Includes a significant engagement in writing as a form of critical inquiry and scholarly expression to satisfy the WID requirement.
CCAS 3001. Undergraduate Research. 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 students who 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 5099. Variable Topics. 1-99 Credits.
CCAS 6154. Elective Internship. 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.
CCAS 8920. Continuing Research - Masters. 1 Credit.