Some Cool Courses – With a Twist! | UVA Student Council

Below is a list of some awesome courses with original ideas. And they’re all taught by students!
I speak of courses being taught under the Cavalier Education program sponsored by Student Council.

All courses are listed as “INST” in the ‘Course Subject’ line of SIS. They are taken as Credit/No Credit.

For more information on each course, go check out the CavEd page and click “Spring 2012 Course Catalog” to expand it.

1) INST 1550-001: The World  of Dinosaurs and Human Imagination
Wednesdays, 3:30-5:20 PM; 2 Credits
Taught by Ashley Stevenson

2) INST 1550-002: Introduction to Political Demography
Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30 PM; 2 Credits
Taught by Ben Bissell

3) INST 1550-003: Political Satire and the New Media Age
Wednesdays, 3:30-6:00 PM; 2 Credits
Taught by Courtney Stokke

4) INST 1550-004: Advocacy and the American Judicial System
Tuesdays, 5:00-7:00 PM; 2 Credits
Taught by Benjamin Wallace and Megan O’Donnell

5) INST 1550-005: The Implications of Adult Neurogenesis in Regenerative  Medicine
Mondays, 5:00-6:45 PM; 2 credits
Taught by Lansdale Henderson

6) INST 1550-006: Contemporary Chinese Cinema
Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 PM; 2 credits
Taught by Tianhao Lu

7) INST 1550-007: Young Adult Fantasy and Popular Culture
Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:00-6:50 PM; 2 credits
Taught by Rachel Lim

They all sound interesting and promise to excite, captivate, and intrigue you!

Enjoy the courses!
Klaus Dollhopf, Academic Affairs
with the tremendous work of the CavEd Team!

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