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NCED 021-613 – Introduction to American Higher Education

A Non-Credit Course for International Students

This course is designed to study topics relevant to international students’ transition into the academic community of critical thinking and problem solving skills. This course also teaches the cultural content and skills necessary to successfully interact with students, faculty, and other campus personnel. The purpose of this course is to help international students become more aware of the information for successful study at UNC with the emphasis on learning groups, technology, library and campus resource utilization, major/minor exploration including introductions to professional and pre-professional programs. In addition, to assist in international students’ understanding of Liberal Arts Core requirements, and the development of a 4-year educational plan. International students will learn American cultural and social mores. Non-repeatable.

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Use CRN: 15195

Follow the instructions for class registration using the CRN (Course Registration Number) listed above.

Directions for course registration and activation

Once registered, you will receive a registration confirmation at your UNC email address. This email will list the drop and withdrawal deadlines. It is your responsibility to know the drop and withdrawal deadlines and procedures.

Contact Us

Instructor email: Drew Lail

UNC Extended Campus
Campus Box 21, Michener Library, Room L54
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: 970-351-2594
Fax: 970-351-1870
E-mail: aimee.rogers@unco.edu
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Once You register

Billing and Payment for Your Course

1. Course materials costs (textbooks, CDs, etc.) are assessed and paid separately.
2. You will be billed for the cost of your course tuition.
3. Tuition for this course is listed in the course description on the Extended Campus webpage.
4. To view or pay your bill, please visit the Bursar’s website for specific instructions on accessing your bill. You will not receive a bill in the mail; UNC has an ebill system.


Course Basics

NCED 021-613
Level of Study
McKee Hall 0135, UNC Campus
August 23 - November 29, 2017
Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:20 p.m.
Add/Register by: August 25
Drop by: September 1
Drew Lail

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