HOW TO USE THIS BOOK
This undergraduate catalog is divided into two basic content areas.
The front section (through the Academic Information section) contains basic, noncurricular information pertinent to undergraduate education.
The school and college sections that follow include program
requirements, course descriptions, and faculty listings.
KEY TO COURSE NUMBERING SYSTEM100-299 Lower division courses not open to graduate students for credit.
300-699 Upper division courses that may, if so designated, carry graduate credit. Courses with level "U" are offered for undergraduate credit only; courses with level "U/G" may be offered for undergraduate and/or graduate credit. Insofar as a course approved for graduate credit may not be offered for graduate credit in a given semester, the current Timetable should be consulted. Junior standing is normally a minimum prerequisite for 300-699 courses which carry graduate credit.
Abbreviations in Course Descriptions
fr, soph, jr, sr, grad st-freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate standing
conc reg-concurrent registration
conc enrol-concurrent enrollment
cons instr-consent of instructor
cons Dept Chair-consent of Department Chairperson
cons prog dir-consent of program director
lit-in-trans-literature in translation
CHANGES IN PROGRAMS
This catalog includes academic policies, procedures, programs, courses, and requirements in effect at the time of publication. The University faculty and administration reserve the right to make changes in these regulations; some of these changes may affect students' programs. Efforts will be made to publicize all changes, but it is the responsibility of students to ascertain the requirements of their programs at all times.
The following abbreviations are used to identify UWM courses in this catalog.
Ad Ldsp Administrative Leadership
Art Ed Art Education
ArtHist Art History
Atm Sci Atmospheric Sciences
Bio Sci Biological Sciences
Bus Adm Business Administration
CES Conservation and Environmental Science
Civ Eng Civil Engineering and Mechanics
C L Sci Clinical Laboratory Sciences
CompLit Comparative Literature
CompSci Computer Science
ComSDis Communication Sciences and Disorders
Couns Counseling/Rehabilitation Counseling
Crm Jst Criminal Justice
CurrIns Curriculum & Instruction
EAS Engineering and Applied Science
Ed Pol Educational Policy and Community Studies
Ed Psy Educational Psychology
ElecEng Electrical Engineering
ESL English as a Second Language
Ethnic Ethnic Studies
ExcEduc Exceptional Education
FilmStd Film Studies
FineArt Fine Arts-Interdepartmental
FLL Foreign Languages and Linguistics
FrshWtr Freshwater Sciences
Geo Sci Geological Sciences
HCA Health Care Administration
Hebr St Hebrew Studies
HIA Health Information Administration
Honors Honors Program
Ind Eng Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
Intl St International Studies
JAMS Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies
Jewish Jewish Studies
Latino Latino Studies
L&I Sci/Info St Library and Information Science
L&S Hum Letters & Science Humanities
L&S NS Letters & Science Natural Science
L&S SS Letters & Science Social Sciences
LGBT Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender Studies
Math Mathematical Sciences
MechEng Mechanical Engineering
MthStat Mathematical Statistics
Mus Ed Music Education
MusPerf Music Performance
MusThpy Music Therapy
OccThpy Occupational Therapy
PeaceSt Peace Studies
Phy Ed Physical Education
Pol Sci Political Science
Soc Wrk Social Work
Spt&Rec Sport and Recreation
TherRec Therapoeutic Recreation
Thr BA Theatre BA
ThrPTTP Theatre PTTP
UrbPlan Urban Planning
Urb Std Urban Studies Program
UWS Nsg UW System Collab B.S. for R.N.s
Wmns Center for Women's Studies
PREREQUISITE COURSE DEFINITIONS
R-Recommended Course. A course which the instructor strongly recommends be taken prior to enrollment in a subsequent course.
Ex.: Anthro 334 American Indians of the Southwest...Prereq: Anthro
(R). Anthro 314 is recommended for students enrolling in
P-Prerequisite. A course in which a student is required to earn credit prior to being allowed to enroll in a subsequent higher level course. A prerequisite course may not be taken for credit subsequent to the earning of credit in the higher level course.
Ex.: Psych 205 Personality...Prereq: Psych 101 (P). Students must earn credit in Psych 101 before enrolling in Psych 205, and may not receive credit for Psych 101 after enrolling in Psych 205.
NP-Nonrepeatable Prerequisite. A prerequisite course for which the student is not permitted to substitute the grade earned when the course is repeated subsequent to earning credit in the higher level course.
Ex.: CompSci 252 Computer Programming II...Prereq: CompSci 152 (NP). Students may not repeat CompSci 152 for the purpose of receiving a higher grade after enrolling in CompSci 252.
C-Corequisite. A course which may be taken as either a prerequisite or as a concurrent registration with the higher level course.
Ex.: Bus Adm 210 Introduction to Management Statistics...Prereq: Math 211 (C) or Math 231 (C). Students must enroll in Math 211 or 231 either prior to or at the same time as they enroll in Bus Adm 210.
NC-Nonrepeatable Corequisite. A corequisite course for which the student is not permitted to substitute the grade earned when the course is repeated subsequent to earning credit in the higher level course.
Ex.: HlthMnt 232 Nursing Practice for Health Promotion...Prereq: admission to enroll in clinical nursing major; HlthMnt 210 (NC), 211 (NC); FndNurs 230 (NC); HlthRst 320 (NC). Students must enroll in the four listed (NC) courses either prior to or at the same time as they enroll in HlthMnt 232. They may not repeat any of these four courses for the purpose of receiving a higher grade after enrolling in HlthMnt 232.
ER-Enrollment Restriction. A course which is not open for enrollment to students who have earned credits in a specified course (or courses) with similar or overlapping content.
Ex: Econ 100-after cr is earned in Econ 103 or 104.
A course number followed by another number in parentheses means that the course was previously offered under the number in parentheses. The two courses are the same course; and the repeat policy applies.
Ex: Hum Kin 270 (370) - Hum Kin 270 is
the same course as Hum Kin 370. A student with credit in Hum Kin 370 may
enroll in 270 as a
repeat unless 370 was taken more than once.
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