Service Learning Courses

This list is in-progress, and courses can be added even after the semester is completed. With questions about a particular course, please email csl@ku.edu.


Approved Courses for Fall 2015

Applied Behavioral Science
Course Number Course Instructor Course Title
ABSC 150/151 Jomella Watson-Thompson Community Leadership
ABSC 310/311 Jomella Watson-Thompson Building Healthy Communities/Community Health and Devt
ABSC 499 Any Instructor Directed Research in:
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
ABSC 606 Jomella Watson-Thompson Special Projects in the Community
ABSC 675 Pam Neidert Infant-Toddler Care and Early Intervention I
ABSC 676 Pam Neidert Infant-Toddler Care and Early Intervention II
ABSC 677 Claudia Dozier Preschool Education and Intervention I
ABSC 678 Claudia Dozier Preschool Education and Intervention II
ABSC 679 Any instructor Practicum for Research in Early Childhood Education and Intervention
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
ABSC 680 Any instructor Adv Lab Dv Bh Tr Chd Autsm
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
ABSC 682 Florence DiGennaro Reed Organizational Behavior Mgt Pract
ABSC 690/691 Jomella Watson-Thompson Prc Community Health & Devt
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
ABSC 694 Jan Sheldon Practicum in Juvenile Problems
 
ARTS See Visual Art
 
Curriculum & Teaching
C&T 352/353 Any instructor Literacy Instruction
C&T 352/353 combined count as one 3-credit hour course.
C&T 460 Laurie Cleavinger Project Based Instruction of Math and Science
C&T 489/540 Heidi Hallman Advanced Teaching Practicum
 
Communication Studies
COMS 342 Haley Vellinga, Natalie Hoskins Problem-Solving in Teams & Groups
COMS 440 Adrianne Kunkel Communication & Gender
 
Design
VISC 402 Patrick Dooley Designer as Author
VISC 404 Tyler Galloway Designing Social Interactions
 
English
ENGL 497 Katie Conrad, Mary Klayder Service Learning Internship
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
 
Entrepreneurship
ENTR 490 Charlotte Tritch Social Entrepreneurship
 
Environmental Studies
EVRN 148 Kathleen Nuckolls Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies
 
European Studies
EURS 565 Marike Janzen Literature of Human Rights
 
Geography
GEOG 148 Kathleen Nuckolls Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies
 
Health, Sport, and Exercise Science
HSES 236* Any instructor Practicum in:
Practicum must be with non-profit client/agency.
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
HSES 410 Susan King Program Design in Phys Education
HSES 418 Susan Harvey Health Aspects of Aging
 
Honors
HNRS 250 Kala Stroup Citizen Philanthropy: An Introduction to the Nonprofit World
HNRS 496 Kala Stroup Public Service Internship  
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
 
Liberal Arts & Sciences
LA&S 492 Amanda Schwegler Alternative Breaks (must be taken for credit to count as a service learning course)
 
Journalism
JOUR 460 Joseph Erba Research Methods Strategic Communication
JOUR 640 Yvonnes Chen, Hyunjin Seo, David Guth Strategic Campaigns
 
Music Education & Music Therapy
 
MEMT 150 Any Instructor Introduction to Music Therapy
MEMT 396 any instructor MEMT Student Teaching
MEMT 498 Debra Hedden Student Teaching
MEMT 499 Debra Hedden Internship in Teaching Music
 
Occupational Therapy
OCTH 422 Andy Wu, Angela Blackwell Analysis & Adaptation of Occup I
 
Peace & Conflict Studies
PCS 565 Marike Janzen Literature of Human Rights
 
Political Science
POLS 600 Hannah Britton Contemporary Feminist Political Theory
 
Psychology
PSYC 483* Michael Vitevich Undergraduate Research Psychology
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
PSYC 691 Susan Kemper The Psychology of Aging
*Select sections. Contact our Center for more information.
 
Social Work
SW 220 Stephen Kapp Social Work, Social Welfare, and U.S. Society
SW 541 Jason Matejkowski Social Work Research Seminar
SW 601 Jenny Marsh Field Practicum
 
Special Education
SPED 665/667 any instructor Inclusive Strategies & Intervention Preschoolers / Field Experience in Preschool
 
Speech-Language-Hearing
SPLH 571 Lynn Murphy Intro to Speech-Language Pathology
Students must complete additional service to reach the minimum 20 hours - See Professor Murphy for details.
 
Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
WGSS 600 Hannah Britton Contemporary Feminist Political Theory
 
Visual Art
ART 300/500 Matthew Burke Soc & Sustainable Art practices
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
ART 300/500 Mary Anne Jordan Van Go Mobile Arts--Service Learning
Must be taken for 3-credit hours.
PRNT 224/335 Michael Krueger Relief I & II
 
Visual Communication Design    See Design