Popular Courses

(Note:  Remaining courses with the prefix "CLSS" will change to "SLSS" by Fall Semester 2015. Some courses have already made the shift.)

Student Leadership and Success Studies Courses (SLSS):

A NEW COURSE - COMING FALL 2014!   

CLSS 205G (or SLSS 205G) – Global Trends and You is a "G" course which means students receive general education credit, not just elective credit, for it. In this course, you will examine what the world will look like in 25 years due to the influence of seven global trends (population, resource management, technology, information/knowledge, economic integration conflict, and governance).

 

Student Leadership Courses

 

 Success Studies Courses

CLSS 1200 - 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Powerful, personal leadership - the perfect follow up to your student success class. Build a lifelong foundation of principle-based behavior and habits.

 

CLSS 1000 - University Student Success

Learn to use effective strategies for your success in college and life including goal setting, time management, and study skills. Get to know the UVU campus and make life-long friends.

SLSS 1400 - Dimensions of Engaged Learning

This dynamic program allows students to demonstrate hands-on experience to potential employers, graduate programs, or other post-graduate pursuits. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a notation on their transcript, regalia cord, and recognition during graduation ceremonies.  Find more info here http://www.uvu.edu/oel/elud/

 

CLSS 1050 - Library Research

Learn effective information-gathering and skills to prepare you for intensive research and writing projects you will encounter.

CLSS 205G (or SLSS 205G) - Global Trends and You

Global Trends and You is a G course which means students receive general education credit, not just elective credit, for it. In this course, you will examine what the world will look like in 25 years due to the influence of seven global trends (population, resource management, technology, information/knowledge, economic integration conflict, and governance).

 

CLSS 1100 - Stress Management: Hardiness

Feeling Overwhelmed?  Develop effective coping and stress management skills with the holistic approach of this course.

CLSS 2200 - Leadership Mentoring I

Provides the theoretical base and hands-on training for potential UV Mentors. Examines leadership and mentoring techniques. Focuses on applying and practicing mentoring skills. Assists students in developing their own advanced learning system and explores methods for mentoring these skills. Introduces and applies important presentation skills. Includes highly interactive class discussions, group exercises, and oral presentations. 

 

CLSS 1180 - Speed Reading

(Note: Course number will change to 1195 in Fall of 2015)
Take your college reading to a new altitude by increasing your speed and comprehension.

CLSS 2300 - Leadership Mentoring II

Continues the development and practice of mentoring skills learned in CLSS 2200. Focuses on the development of practical mentoring and facilitation skills through course activities and individual mentoring assignments. Teaches the application of effective learning strategies and integration into the campus community. Emphasizes communication and leadership skills by integrating mentoring experiences and responsibilities. Includes large and small group dialogue and learning activities, field experience, case studies, student projects and presentations, written reflections and learning portfolios.

 

CLSS 1190 - Power Reading and Learning Strategies

Discover how you learn best and how you can more efficiently and effectively understand and remember the key information in college texts.

CLSS 240R - Leadership Mentoring Practicum

Allows UV Mentor to work with cooperating instructor to set goals and evaluate performance as a peer mentor in a UVU classroom (typically CLSS 1000). Provides opportunities to demonstrate mentoring and presentation skills. Features organizing study groups, service learning, and student life activities. 

 

CLSS 2100 - Career and Major Exploration

Are you undecided on your career or major? Come learn more about yourself and improve your decision making. Develop an action plan for graduation and beyond!

CLSS 281R - Internship

Provides supervised practical and professional experience for students via internships!

 

SLSS 120R - Testing Strategies for Educators

Testing Strategies for Teachers is a course designed for Elementary and Secondary Education Students to help prepare them to meet the requirements to be admitted into the education program and to receive state licensure. May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits toward graduation. 

Register for CLSS/SLSS Classes on UV Link:    https://uvlink.uvu.edu/cp/home/displaylogin 

Need help registering for classes?  Follow this Registration Tutorial:  https://www.uvu.edu/registration/tutorial/

 

           

SLSS 141R - University Forum

University Forum Students attend a number of exceptionally high quality UVU-hosted events, conferences, lectures, symposia, colloquia, and workshops to create a relative curriculum experience. Find more info at the University Forum website.


Comments from Students who take our courses:

"Life-changing."

"I've really enjoyed the class and semester.  I think it's one of the few that will stick with me long term."

"I learned more about myself and more about who I want to be in this class than any of the other classes I have taken."