Agriculture & Life Sciences (ALS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017. Courses of Study 2017-2018 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

ALS 1700

Designed especially for new students, this course aids in transition to CALS and Cornell to improve academic success. Information and skills leading to increased engagement, help seeking behavior, support ... view course details

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    Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 15601ALS 1700  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Aug 22 - Oct 6, 2017
    • Ryan, L

      Thompson, C

      Viands, D

ALS 2020

Cornell's Fraternity and Sorority system is in a dynamic period in its lifespan, and will continue to undergo shifts and adjust to changes over the next few years. It is critical that leaders of these ... view course details

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    Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 15688ALS 2020  LEC 001

    • M
    • Oct 23 - Nov 20, 2017
    • Brooks, M

      Eames-Sheavly, M

      Hilversum, K

      Kohut, A

  • Prerequisites: Course is intended for current and aspiring officers in fraternities and sororities. To enroll, contact Annie Socci (ams46).

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    Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 15689ALS 2020  LEC 003

    • W
    • Oct 25 - Nov 22, 2017
    • Brooks, M

      Eames-Sheavly, M

      Hilversum, K

      Kohut, A

  • Prerequisites: Course is intended for current and aspiring officers in fraternities and sororities. To enroll, contact Annie Socci (ams46).

ALS 3100

This course frames leadership as a particular way of approaching life, one that is essential to career success as well as fulfillment in life itself. The course begins with the inner work of a leader's ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 16072ALS 3100  LEC 002

    • T
    • Sidle, C

      Viands, D

  • Prerequisite: Junior or senior.

ALS 4960

All 4960 internship courses must adhere to the CALS guidelines at cals.cornell.edu/academics/student-research/internship. Students planning internships related to the discipline of a department are encouraged ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1428ALS 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Not open to students who have earned internship credits elsewhere or in previous semesters. Students from all Colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#special-studies). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

ALS 4970

Independent study for undergraduate students. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

ALS 4980

Students learn and experience assisting in a course under the direction of a course instructor. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

ALS 4990

Independent research for undergraduate students. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

ALS 5780

Designed for international teaching assistants. This course focuses on oral communication, cross-cultural classroom dynamics, and teaching techniques. Through small group seminars, conferences with instructors, ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  3767ALS 5780  LEC 001

  • Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

  •  3768ALS 5780  LEC 002

  • Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

  •  3769ALS 5780  LEC 003

  • Enrollment open to: Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Enrollment preference given to: immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bi-monthly (time TBA) with instructor required.

ALS 6014

This seven-week course uses theater techniques to help graduate students enhance their classroom teaching and public speaking in both formal and informal environments. Using the storytelling ... view course details

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    Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 15614ALS 6014  SEM 101

    • T
    • Aug 22 - Oct 6, 2017
    • Pettit, T

ALS 6015

The course will assist graduate students prepare for a faculty position in higher education. Course assignments and activities cover effective teaching and professional development. Students will complete ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  3815ALS 6015  LEC 001

    • W
    • Way, D

  • Contact instructor for a permission code.

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  4243ALS 6015  LEC 002

    • R
    • Way, D

  • Contact instructor for a permission code.