ACH: Arts, Culture and Humanities

ACH 101: Introduction to Stony Brook

A seminar intended to integrate students into the Undergraduate Arts, Culture, and Humanities and into the University community by providing information about Stony Brook and a forum for discussion of values, intellectual and social development, and personal as well as institutional expectations. Required for all first year students. Not for credit in addition to ADV 101, LDS 101, GLS 101, HDV 101, ITS 101, SSO 101, SBU 101, SCH 101, or LSE 101.

Prerequisite: Admission to the ACH Undergraduate College

1 credit, S/U grading

ACH 102: Undergraduate College Seminar: Arts, Culture, and Humanities

A seminar for all students in the Undergraduate College of Arts, Culture and Humanities. The seminar covers various topics under the general scope of the arts, culture, and humanities. Seminars vary by section and include examination of topics such as performance, philosophy, language arts, cultural studies, theatre arts, dance, music, art, filmmaking, and communications. Required for all first year students. Not for credit in addition to GLS 102, HDV 102, ITS 102, LDS 102, or SSO 102.

Prerequisite: Admission to the ACH Undergraduate College

1 credit, ABC/U grading

ACH 275: Undergraduate College Fellows Seminar

Creates a curricular component for the second year of the Undergraduate College Experience. College fellows will enroll in ACH 275 in the spring semester of their freshman year and ACH 276 in the fall semester of their sophomore year. 275 (spring) engages students in four main content areas: student development theory, scholarship on mentoring and leadership development, concepts of teaching and learning, and programming and event planning. These areas prepare students for supervised learning and teaching experiences that will occur primarily in the fall 276 course.

Prerequisites: Grade of "S" in ACH 101 and a strong desire to help other students. Enrollment in the corresponding Undergraduate College; permission of the instructor.

1 credit, S/U grading

ACH 276: Undergraduate College Fellows Practicum

The second semester in the sequence following ACH 275. Students assume higher responsibility and are given opportunities to apply teaching theories and concepts as learned in ACH 275. Students act as a TA for ACH 101.

Prerequisites: A grade of "S" in ACH 275. Enrollment in the corresponding Undergraduate College; permission of the instructor.

1 credit, S/U grading