Fall 2018 Professional Development Course Offerings

These courses are aimed at developing skills that will help students over their career.

Please use the UF Schedule of Courses to find times, places, and other course information.

CourseClass Number TitleCrdSectDay/PeriodInstructorSyllabus
IDH1700 18229  Professional Development CALS 1 DEPT W 8-9 Wysocki, Al Pro Dev in Agricultural and Life Sciences 
IDH1700 18233  Professional Development 1 DEPT T 3-4 Johnson, Melissa Women in STEM 
IDH1700 18234  Professional Development Journalism 1 DEPT  R 4-5 Hove, Harrison Pro Dev Journalism 
IDH1700 18231  Professional Development 1 DEPT  T 8 Spear, Kristy  Professional Development Spear 
IDH1700 18230  Professional Development Engineers 1 DEPT  T 3-4 Jones, Kevin Pro Dev Engineers 
IDH1700 18232  Professional Development 1 DEPT R 4-5 Sims, Miranda Pro Dev Sims 
IDH1700 22174 Professional Development 1 DEPT W 10 Garner, Regan Scholars Pro Dev 
IDH3931  18216 Exploring Medicine Through Streaming Media 1 2C85 R 3 Winchester, David  Exploring Medicine through Streaming Media 
IDH2930  18206  Systems Thinking 1 2024 M 3 Court, Christa Systems Thinking 

Exploring Medicine Through Streaming Media

Overview: In this 1 credit seminar course, students will be introduced to a variety of topics in contemporary medicine such as health care delivery reform, ethical challenges, alternative medicine, artificial intelligence, and “big data”. The course materials will be drawn from streaming media including podcasts and TED/Youtube videos. Class time will be used to explore the topics in open discussion with the course director and selected guest faculty from the College of Medicine and other institutions.

Professional Development CALS

This course offers first-year students the opportunity to develop an action plan for deeper involvement on-campus and in their respective disciplines. Students will learn how to find and apply for internships, study abroad programs, research opportunities, and leadership and service projects. In this course, students will get to know the inner-workings of the university and discover available resources, all while working with other highly motivated honors students.

Professional Development

This course offers first-year students the opportunity to develop an action plan for deeper involvement on-campus and in their respective disciplines. Students will learn how to find and apply for internships, study abroad programs, research opportunities, and leadership and service projects. In this course, students will get to know the inner-workings of the university and discover available resources, all while working with other highly motivated honors students.