Agriculture & Life Sciences (ALS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

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

  • 14533ALS 1700  LEC 001

    • MWWarren Hall 101
    • Jan 22 - Mar 9, 2019
    • 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

  •  3477ALS 2000  LEC 001

    • TKennedy Hall 105
    • Anderson, K

      Brylinsky, S

      Hilversum, K

      Hoffmann, M

      Kohut, A

  •  3978ALS 2000  DIS 201

    • TKennedy Hall 105
    • Anderson, K

      Brylinsky, S

      Hilversum, K

      Hoffmann, M

      Kohut, A

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14414ALS 2200  SEM 101

    • WKennedy Hall 105
    • Jan 22 - Mar 9, 2019
    • 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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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

ALS 2400

This course provides tutors with an opportunity to reflect on and refine their own tutoring practice, in the context of literature and theory about peer teaching and learning in an inclusive environment. ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 18187ALS 2400  SEM 101

  • This course is intended for students who are concurrently engaged as peer tutors at Cornell. Open to LSC tutors. Other tutors may enroll with 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

  •  2678ALS 3920  FLD 801

    • TBA
    • Canfield, R

ALS 4100

In this experiential, community-based research course, Cornell in Washington program participants will design, implement, evaluate, and reflect on a semester-long community engaged research and service-learning ... view course details

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  •   Choose one seminar and one field studies.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18253ALS 4100  SEM 101

  • 18254ALS 4100  FLD 801

ALS 4200

In this community engaged course, Cornell in Washington program participants will explore and deepen their understanding of their experiences living and working in D.C. The course will ground students' ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 18255ALS 4200  LEC 001

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

  •  2661ALS 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

  •  3389ALS 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.

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18300ALS 4970  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Aymer, V

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

  •  2610ALS 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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

ALS 5211

This course will provide CALS professional master's students with career readiness, an integral part of achieving success upon degree completion. Career readiness can be defined as the attainment ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 17644ALS 5211  LEC 001

    • RKennedy Hall 213
    • Jan 22 - Mar 9, 2019
    • Grey, C

      Micale, J

      Viands, D

  • Open to CALS MPS students. Non-CALS MPS graduate students may register with permission of instructor.

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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  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1394ALS 5780  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Kenyon, K

  • 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.

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  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2726ALS 5780  LEC 002

    • MW
    • Kenyon, K

  • 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.

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  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2727ALS 5780  LEC 003

    • TR
    • Kenyon, K

  • 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 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

  •  2827ALS 6015  LEC 001