FIG #26: Entrepreneurship

FIG Pre-registration Fall 2017 is now closed. Please contact Rebecca McLean with any questions at (360)650-6607 or Rebecca.McLean@wwu.edu.


Cluster Description:
Want to spend your time doing what’s important to you? Do you dream of controlling your own destiny and the chance to leave a legacy? Whether you’re interested in for-profit, non-profit, policy change or community development, learning the skills to become more entrepreneurial and innovative will help you direct your own future. Take this course to learn more about how you can drive change through entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and communication.

Courses

Class
 Instructor 
 Days 
 Time 
 Credits 
 GUR 
Communication Studies 101
with Lab
Rosemary Vohs
MWF
T
10:00-10:50 am
2:00-2:50 pm
4
BCOM 
Leadership Studies 101
with Lab
Andrew Miller
TR
W
3:30-4:50 pm
1:00-2:20 pm
5
SSC 
Seminar 101
Danica Kilander
R
9:00-10:50 am
2
 

Total Credits:

11
 

Course Descriptions for Entrepreneurship

  • Communication Studies 101 with Lab, Fundamentals of Speech, (Rosemary Vohs) 4cr, BCOM, CRN: 44078
    Functional approach to effective communication. Emphasizes the application of principles to practical problems in speech for persons with little or no previous public speaking experience.
  • Leadership Studies 101 with Lab, Introduction to Leadership Studies, (Andrew Miller) 5cr, SSC, CRN: 43884
    An introduction to leadership theory, research and practice in small groups, organizational and societal contexts.
  • Seminar 101, Seminar for First-Year Students, (Danica Kilander) 2cr, CRN: 42953
    An introductory seminar offering an exploration of academic content and essential questions within the liberal arts and sciences tradition. Includes embedded instruction in academic skills and use of campus resources pertinent to exploration of the FIG cluster theme. Concludes in a formal paper or academic presentation.

To see descriptions of other courses, see the University Catalog on which you may search for course information using the "binoculars" icon in the PDF viewer (Acrobat Reader).

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