|Certificates: Environmental Studies|
|Course Cluster: Service-Learning|
A classroom discussion of biological, chemical, and psychological aspects of mental illness as well as weekly volunteering at Connecticut Valley Hospital (CVH). Lectures will be offered by CVH staff. The class will be subdivided into four working groups of four students each. A mix of biology and other science majors is desired for each working group.
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|Course Format: Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(ENVS)(PSYC)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Current scientific and medical literature TBA.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Short weekly assignments for classroom discussion. Evaluation of clinical experience by CVH supervisor and instructor. One group paper on all aspects of a mental illness with subsections written by identified individuals.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Recommended: (CHEM141 AND CHEM142 AND [MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182]).
Open to Senior and Junior Biology and other science majors, by permission. The student must complete training course (4 hours) for CVH volunteers and commit one or more blocks of time (3 hours) that will be available for volunteering. These requirements must be met during the preceding semester to allow planning. Contact the instructor (jdonady) to express your interest in this course BEFORE THE END OF PRE-REGISTRATION.
|Instructor(s): Donady,J. James Times: ...W... 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: TBA|
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 16
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|
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|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 0||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 0|