Fieldwork courses are approved experiences offered by individual academic departments to enable students to enrich their academic programs with applied work in their field of study. Fieldwork courses may be offered by any department. Permission of the instructor, the chair, and the Dean of the faculty offering the course are required to enroll in a fieldwork course. The Fieldwork request form may be downloaded from the Office of Records and Registration website at

Selected Topics Course

Selected topics courses (xxx593 or xxx793) are regularly scheduled courses that focus on a particular subject. They may be offered by any department. Descriptions of selected topics courses are printed in the Schedule of Classes each semester.