Agriculture & Life Sciences (ALS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

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

  • 17402ALS 1700  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • Ryan, L

      Thompson, C

      Viands, D

ALS 2000

This course is for students who are interested in becoming leaders for sustainability while on campus and throughout their lives. It is open to all levels. Students will focus primarily on sustainability ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  3637ALS 2000  LEC 001

    • T
    • Anderson, K

      Brylinsky, S

      Hilversum, K

      Hoffmann, M

      Kohut, A

      Mt Pleasant, J

  •  4333ALS 2000  DIS 201

    • T
    • Brylinsky, S

      Hilversum, K

      Hoffmann, M

      Kohut, A

      Mt Pleasant, J

ALS 2100

What do effective leaders do? How do they think? How do they overcome challenges? How does your personality affect your ability to lead, and how can you use aspects of your personality to help others and ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4273ALS 2100  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Baker, J

  • This is a Cornell-China College Program-Spring 2018 Semester providing on-line course to Chinese high school and college-level students.

ALS 2200

Course will provide opportunities for students to identify and develop the professional skills employers and graduate and professional schools seek in college graduates. Students will engage in self-assessment ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14371ALS 2200  SEM 101

    • W
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • DeRosa, J

      Gillespie, L

      Viands, D

  • This class is targeted to freshman, sophomore and junior level students and is open to CALS students only. For enrollment information please email Jennifer DeRosa at jd242@cornell.edu.

ALS 2300

This course is designed to equip CALS Global Fellows with the tools and knowledge to be prepared, effective, and cross-culturally competent during their summer internship placement abroad (and beyond). ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

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

  •  2787ALS 3920  FLD 801

    • TBA
    • Canfield, R

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

  •  2769ALS 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • 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

Independent study for undergraduate students. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3531ALS 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • 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.

  •  4734ALS 4970  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jackson, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4415ALS 4970  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Nixon, K

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4672ALS 4970  IND 608

    • TBA
    • McComas, K

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4709ALS 4970  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Lovette, I

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

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4671ALS 4980  TA 652

    • TBA
    • DeRosa, J

ALS 4990

Independent research for undergraduate students. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2717ALS 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3404ALS 4990  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Giles, J

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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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 14341ALS 5100  LEC 001

    • F
    • Jan 24 - Mar 30, 2018
    • Pritts, M

      Strausser, P

  • 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

  •  1412ALS 5780  LEC 001

  • 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.

  •  2836ALS 5780  LEC 002

  • 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.

  •  2837ALS 5780  LEC 003

  • 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.

  •  4585ALS 5780  LEC 004

  • 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.

  •  4586ALS 5780  DIS 212

  • 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.

  •  4587ALS 5780  DIS 213

  • 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.

  •  4588ALS 5780  DIS 214

  • 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.

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

  • 14390ALS 6014  SEM 101

    • W
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • Beukema, A

      McLinn, C

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 16745ALS 6014  SEM 102

    • T
    • Jan 24 - Mar 16, 2018
    • Beukema, A

      McLinn, C

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

  •  2944ALS 6015  LEC 001

    • W
    • Williams, K

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  3370ALS 6015  LEC 002

    • R
    • Way, D

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

  •  3228ALS 6016  SEM 101

    • M
    • Williams, K

  • 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.)