GLS: Global Studies

GLS 101: Introduction to Stony Brook

A seminar intended to integrate students into the Undergraduate College of Global Studies 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 ACH 101, LDS 101, HDV 101, ITS 101, SSO 101, SBU 101, SCH 101, or LSE 101.

Prerequisite: Admission to the GLS Undergraduate College

1 credit, S/U grading

GLS 102: Undergraduate College Seminar: Global Studies

A seminar for all first-year students in the Undergraduate College of Global Studies. Seminar topics vary annually by section and cover a variety of subjects under the general scope of Global Studies. Required for all first year students. Not for credit in addition to ACH 102, HDV 102, ITS 102, LDS 102, or SSO 102.

Prerequisite: Admission to the GLS Undergraduate College

1 credit, ABC/U grading

GLS  275: Undergraduate College Fellows Seminar

Creates a curricular component for the second year of the Undergraduate College Experience. College fellows will enroll in GLS 275 in the spring semester of their freshman year and GLS 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 GLS 101 and a strong desire to help other students. Enrollment in the corresponding Undergraduate College; permission of the instructor.

1 credit, S/U grading

GLS 276: Undergraduate College Fellows Practicum

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

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

1 credit, S/U grading