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Individual Study, Field Experience & Seminar Request Form


  • Please submit one form for each course section requested.
  • A [*] denotes a required field, fields that are not required may be filled in if applicable
  • If you have any questions concerning this form, please contact the Office of Registration and Records

*Check the appropriate course type below:

Individual Study—Undergraduate/Professional: 194, 294, 394, 494 (UGRD); 593 (PROF)

Catalog Description: Individual student work on research or criticism under the supervision of a professor. 1-5 credits

Individual Study—Graduate: 793

Catalog Description: Directed study allowing an individual student under faculty supervision to undertake selected, independent work in topics of special interest or a limited experience in research. Departmental approval. 1-5 credits.

Field Experience: 196, 296, 396, 496 (UGRD); 595 (PROF); 695, 795 (GRAD)

Catalog Description: Field-oriented supervised learning activities outside the college classroom that include a preplanned assessment of the experience, registration during the term the experience is conducted, and post evaluation with the instructor. Departmental approval. 1-15 credits.

Practicum/Internship: 594 (UGRD); 794 (PROF)

Catalog Description: Course designed to provide practical participation under professional supervision in selected situations to gain experience in the application of concepts, principles, and theories related to the student's area of specialization. Requires approved program and consent of instructor. Graded S or U. 1-8 credits.

Seminar: 291, 391, 491 (UGRD); 590 (PROF); 690, 790 (GRAD)

Catalog Description: A group of students engaged, under a professor or professors, in research or criticism and in presentation of reports pertaining thereto. 1-5 credits.

Please provide Department & Term:


Requested Class Section Information:

* (see above)
(if applicable, 35 character maximum)
Note: Courses carry the university-approved catalog title on the transcript (e.g., Seminar), but may be subtitled to more accurately describe section course content or theme.
* Yes   No
(Department Consent requires issuance of a class permit/electronic permission to enable a student to register)

Graded + Incomplete (GIN) — includes A, B, C, D, F, P, S, U, I (any level course)
Pass/No Pass (PNP) — includes P/F grades (undergraduate/professional only)
Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (SUS)* — includes S/U grades (graduate only)
Graded (GRD) — includes A, B, C, D, F

* Practicum/Internship 594, 794 is only offered on a SUS grading basis



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