HTHRHSC 4600S: Health After Mid-Life

Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

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Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Michele Stokes
Terms offered: Autumn Semester
Sites: Students locate their own volunteer sites.

Description:

Study of physical, psychological, and social components of normal aging and chronic disease for optimal aging; open to students interested in career in aging. Students volunteer with agencies serving older adults.

Syllabus:

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GEOG 5200S: Elements of Cartography – Community Mapping

Geography

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Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Ola Ahlqvist, Geography
Terms offered: Spring Semester
Sites: Varied

Description:

Students produce maps on issues relevant to local community organizations. Students will study the catographic techniques of map compilation and presentation including generalization, symbolization, reproduction, and simple computer mapping with a emphasis on thematic mapping.

Syllabus:

No

ESWDE 5649S: Teaching Adults in the Workspace

Educational Studies: Workforce Development and Education

Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: David Stein, EDU PAES
Terms offered:
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Description:

Developmental and instructional approaches. Prereq: Jr standing or above. Not open to students with credit for 649.

Syllabus:Not Available

ESHESA 2571S: Leadership in Community Service

Educational Studies: Higher Education and Student Affairs (ESHESA),

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Campus: Columbus, Lima
Instructor: TBA
Terms offered: Spring Semester, Autumn Semester
Sites: Varies on the basis of the students’ interest and needs in the community, ranging from food pantries, teaching English to immigrant and refugee families, and youth centers.

Description:

Introduction to the knowledge, skills, and competencies for responsible service and leadership in diverse communities. Preparation for engaged, responsible, and active community involvement and leadership..

Syllabus:

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ESCE 2189S: First Education Experience Program (FEEP)

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Campus: Lima, Mansfield
Instructor: Dawn Swihart, Redmond Wood
Terms offered: Spring
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Description:

Provides opportunities for students to explore education as a possible career path via a combination of field and seminar requirements. Students spend time in local, public PreK-12 school-based settings, interacting with various professionals and students.

Syllabus:

Not Available

ENGR 5797.11S: Engineering Service-Learning Trip to Choluteca, Honduras

Engineering

Class Number: 10225
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Roger Dzwonczyk
Terms offered:
Sites: Choluteca, Honduras

Description:

The in-country field portion of the Engineering Service-Learning/Choluteca, Honduras program series.  Students will travel to Honduras and implement, test, and evaluate the technologies they developed in the Spring Semester.  In addition, students will complete technical documentation and present their project in a conference-style format.
Prereq: 4692.01S in the same academic year, and permission of instructor.  Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.

Syllabus:

Not Available

ENGR 4692.01S: Service-Learning in Engineering

Engineering

Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Lisa Abrams
Terms offered: May Session
Sites:

Description:

Experimental education characterized by participation in an organized service activity connected to specific learning outcomes. Meets community needs and includes student reflection.

The program is designed to introduce and teach students the concepts of humanitarian engineering through a practical, real-world service-learning experience. Students will collaborate with an established in-country partner to bring useful, sustainable technologies. The program consists of a semester-long course, during which students will assess needs, and then design, develop, prototype, test and document their projects. During a two-week in-country trip, the students will implement and evaluate these projects

Prereq: Permission of the instructor.  Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 3 completions.

Syllabus:

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ENGLISH 4567S: Rhetoric and Community Service

English

Class Number: 27779 (SP16)
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Beverly Moss
Terms offered: Spring Semester
Sites: See link below for current list of sites

Description:

In this undergraduate seminar, you will extend your critical and rhetorical skills beyond the classroom into the world of community action as you think about writing as an instrument of social change. By volunteering at a local nonprofit agency for multiple hours each week (2 hours onsite, additional hours to do writing), you will learn about the nonprofit world and research a specific community issue or problem.

Syllabus:

No

ENGLISH 3467S: Issues and Methods in Tutoring Writing

English

Class Number: 32293 (SP16), 15660 (AU16)
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Evonne Kay Halasek, Associate Professor, College of Arts and Sciences
Terms offered: Autumn Semester,Spring Semester
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Description:

Theories and practices in tutoring and writing; explores writing-learning connections and prepares students to work as writing consultants/tutors for individuals and small writing groups.   The aim of this course is to prepare undergraduates to work with writers from diverse backgrounds and disciplines.  This class provides a unique opportunity for its members to learn about composition theory and pedagogy, tutoring strategies, and writing center theories and practices in order to put these theories and practices to work in classroom and writing center settings.  Students will apprentice as writing consultants/tutors in the University Writing Center.  Therefore, in addition to our regularly scheduled class time, each person enrolled in this course will spend approximately one hour per week in the Writing Center.

 

Syllabus:

Not Available