Agriculture & Life Sciences (ALS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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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

  •  4682ALS 3100  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: Junior or senior.

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  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  4813ALS 3100  LEC 002

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  • Prerequisite: Junior or senior.

ALS 3200

This pre-fieldwork course examines leadership and global service-learning (GSL) themes and provides students a forum for critical reflection on community-driven service, intercultural learning, power and ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ILRIC 3200

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 15030ALS 3200  LEC 001

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  • Pre-requisite: Students must undertake study abroad, fieldwork, research, internship or community engaged service-learning (in the US or in another country) by the end of the calendar year or have permission of instructor.

ALS 3920

This course is part of the Human Ecology Capital Semester Program. Students live and work in Albany as legislative aids to a NYS Senator or Assembly Member, take a course in NYS Government, and participate ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: HE 3920

  • 12 Credits Graded

  •  3681ALS 3920  FLD 801

    • TBA
    • Canfield, R

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ALS 4000

This course uses engaged learning approaches to develop leadership and peer education skills while improving campus sustainability through educating students in campus residential facilities. You will ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17793ALS 4000  LEC 001

    • TFernow Hall G01
    • Moore, E

      Mt Pleasant, J

      Riley, S

      Socci, A

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  • Prerequisites: one or more courses with a sustainability focus or substantial involvement with sustainability programming.

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

  •  3594ALS 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • Not open to students who have earned internship credits elsewhere or in previous semesters. Students must submit an Independent Study Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

ALS 4970

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  4944ALS 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • Students from all Colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

ALS 4990

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3531ALS 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • Students must register using independent study form (available in 140 Roberts Hall).

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4595ALS 4990  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Giles, J

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ALS 5100

Formal training and practice of skills required for leading people in an academic or business environment. Skills include coaching, feedback, managing conflict, fostering teamwork, creating vision, and ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  3065ALS 5100  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

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

  •  1798ALS 5780  LEC 001

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  • Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

  •  3757ALS 5780  LEC 002

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  • Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

  •  3758ALS 5780  LEC 003

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  • Open to Graduate International Teaching Assistants. Priority given based on immediacy of TA assignment. No course audits allowed. One additional bimonthly meeting (time TBA) with instructor required.

  •  3759ALS 5780  DIS 201

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  • (Meets 2/9, 3/2, 4/6)

  •  3760ALS 5780  DIS 202

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  • (Meets 2/10, 3/3, 4/7)

  •  3761ALS 5780  DIS 203

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  • (Meets 2/12, 3/5, 4/9)

  •  3762ALS 5780  DIS 204

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  • (Meets 2/13, 3/6, 4/10)

  •  3763ALS 5780  DIS 205

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  • (Meets 2/24, 3/10, 4/14 )

  •  3764ALS 5780  DIS 206

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  • (Meets 2/25, 3/11, 4/8)

  •  3765ALS 5780  DIS 207

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  • (Meets 2/25, 3/9, 4/13)

  •  3766ALS 5780  DIS 208

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  • (Meets 2/26, 3/12, 4/16)

  •  4263ALS 5780  DIS 209

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  • (Meets : 2/26, 3/12, 4/16)

  •  4771ALS 5780  DIS 210

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  • (Meets 2/27, 3/13, 4/17)

  •  4772ALS 5780  DIS 211

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  • (Meets 2/27, 3/13, 4/10)

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

  •  3889ALS 6015  LEC 001

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  4531ALS 6015  LEC 002

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ALS 6016

Course will expose students to the literature on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL). Within this academic conversation about the scholarship of teaching and learning and teaching as research, ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  4296ALS 6016  SEM 101

    • M
    • Pettit, T

      Williams, K

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  • Prerequisite: ALS 6015, (students participating in CTE collaborative programming (i.e. CIRTL, Teagle and future faculty programs in City and Regional Sciences and Biological and Biomedical Sciences Graduate Research and Teaching Fellowship Program) may be required to enroll in this course in order to complete their program requirements. This course is part of the fulfillment of the CTE Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS) Graduate Research and Teaching Fellowship Program. It will also be part of CIRTL offerings and is being considered for requirements for an additional group of Teagle grant participants.)