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Top GRAD 402 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 420 GRADUATE SCHOOL PREPARATION (1) 
Applying for graduate or professional school can be a daunting task. How and where to apply, how to choose an advisor, what to look for in a school, and how to obtain funding are hurdles to overcome during the application process. Supplemental materials will be provided as part of the course materials.

Top GRAD 430 INTRODUCTION TO SCIENTIFIC DIVING (4)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Incorporates academic, confined water and open water training to prepare the student to manage the task loading associated with performing scientific tasks underwater. Introduces the diver to basic techniques and equipment used in underwater data collection. Qualifies the student for acceptance into the OSU Scientific Diving Program as a Scientific Diver-in-Training, at the discretion of the DSO and OSU Diving Control Board. Includes field trips. PREREQS: Minimum Course Prerequisites• Submission of an AAUS/OSU Scientific Diving Application and Diving Medical History to the OSU DSO• Submission of an AAUS/OSU Medical Evaluation of Fitness for Scuba Diving to the OSU DSO showing no contraindications for diving• Ability to complete the OSU scientific diver swim evaluation• Advanced Open Water certification from a recognized training agency (Rescue Diver strongly preferred). Experience in lieu of training may be recognized by the DSO• Current certifications in CPR, First Aid, AED, and Emergency Oxygen Administration• Proof of diving accident insurance (Divers Alert Network or equivalent)• Student must provide basic snorkeling gear, exposure protection, suitable cutting tool, light, slate, and underwater timing device

Top GRAD 499 SPECIAL TOPICS (4) 
Graduate school preparation. PREREQS: Junior or senior standing, preferably with GPA greater than 3.0.

Top GRAD 502 INDEPENDENT STUDY (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 505 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
Reading and discussions on special topics. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 506 PROJECTS (1-16) 
Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 509 PRACTICUM (1-16) 
Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 511 DESIGNING A PATH FOR SUCCESS (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Graduate student learners will be oriented onto paths that will help lead them toward degree completion and success. Students will receive foundational knowledge about graduate school requirements, effective mentor/mentee relationships, financing their education, research integrity and professional conduct, innovation and commercialization, and other soft skills essential for their progress through their graduate program. PREREQS: Graduate student standing only.

Top GRAD 512 CURRENT ISSUES IN HIGHER EDUCATION (3) 
Explores current, work-relevant issues in higher education nationally. Development of plan to stay current with important issues. PREREQS: Graduate standing only

Top GRAD 520 RESPONSIBLE CONDUCT OF RESEARCH (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Covers 10 topics in responsible conduct of research: ethical decision making; human subjects; animal welfare; data acquisition; sharing and ownership; research misconduct; conflicts of interest; authorship; peer review; mentor/trainee responsibilities; and collaborative science. Useful to all students who conduct scholarly activity. Graded P/N. PREREQS: Graduate standing.

Top GRAD 521 RESEARCH DATA MANAGEMENT (2)  Offered in current or future terms
Careful examination of all aspects of research data management best practices. Designed to prepare students to exceed funder mandates for performance in data planning, documentation, preservation and sharing in an increasingly complex digital research environment. Open to students of all disciplines.

Top GRAD 522 PREPARING AN IRB SUBMISSION (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Workshop-style course resulting in applications that are ready for IRB review. Ethical issues in research will be discussed. Students will draft all submission materials outside of class and participate in the critique of each other's protocols and consent forms. IRB approval will not be granted as part of this class. Graded P/N. PREREQS: (a) CITI Course - Curriculum 1 Human Subjects Protection (Group 1 Social/Behavioral Research Investigators and Key Personnel OR Group 2 Biomedical Researchers). Register at https://www.citiprogram.org/ and affiliate with OSU.(b) Students must have prior sign-off from their mentor/major professor indicating that their research topic has been approved and that the student has successfully completed the basic research methods requirements in their program. Level Limitations: +02 (Graduate)

Top GRAD 530 INTRODUCTION TO SCIENTIFIC DIVING (4)  Offered in current or future terms Has Extra Fees
Incorporates academic, confined water and open water training to prepare the student to manage the task loading associated with performing scientific tasks underwater. Introduces the diver to basic techniques and equipment used in underwater data collection. Qualifies the student for acceptance into the OSU Scientific Diving Program as a Scientific Diver-in-Training, at the discretion of the DSO and OSU Diving Control Board. Includes field trips. PREREQS: Minimum Course Prerequisites• Submission of an AAUS/OSU Scientific Diving Application and Diving Medical History to the OSU DSO• Submission of an AAUS/OSU Medical Evaluation of Fitness for Scuba Diving to the OSU DSO showing no contraindications for diving• Ability to complete the OSU scientific diver swim evaluation• Advanced Open Water certification from a recognized training agency (Rescue Diver strongly preferred). Experience in lieu of training may be recognized by the DSO• Current certifications in CPR, First Aid, AED, and Emergency Oxygen Administration• Proof of diving accident insurance (Divers Alert Network or equivalent)• Student must provide basic snorkeling gear, exposure protection, suitable cutting tool, light, slate, and underwater timing device

Top GRAD 542 THE INCLUSIVE CLASSROOM: DIFFERENCE, POWER AND DISCRIMINATION (3)  Offered in current or future terms
An examination of multidisciplinary scholarship on difference, power, and discrimination; critical pedagogies; and curriculum transformation. Discussions of theory and research are coupled with practical hands-on opportunities for students to develop and hone their teaching and course development skills. CROSSLISTED as WGSS 542. PREREQS: Graduate level standing.

Top GRAD 550 INTRODUCTION TO ONLINE COURSE DEVELOPMENT AND FACILITATION (2) 
Prepares students to develop and teach distance courses. Students explore practical aspects of course development and facilitation: a brief history of distance education and pedagogical theory; course design principles; engagement of adult learners; active learning; and investigation of how online instruction, in addition to offering flexibility and convenience, also offers distinct pedagogical benefits. Open to students in all disciplines. PREREQS: Graduate standing.

Top GRAD 560 THEORIES OF TEACHING AND LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Examination and analysis of theories and research related to teaching and learning in higher education contexts with emphasis on theoretical applications for GTAs, instructors, and other who teach in the college and university classroom. PREREQS: Graduate level standing.

Top GRAD 561 COURSE DESIGN AND METHODS FOR COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY TEACHING (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Exploration of research and research-based practices related to teaching and learning in higher education contexts with emphasis on course design, facilitation, and other instructional techniques for GTAs, instructors, and others who teach in the college and university classroom. PREREQS: GRAD 560 [C] and graduate level standing.

Top GRAD 599 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 99 credits.

Top GRAD 605 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-16) 
Reading and discussions on special topics. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 606 PROJECTS (1-16) 
Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 607 CAPSTONE SEMINAR (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides a culminating experience required for all graduate students pursuing the Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching and for other graduate students seeking a structured opportunity to develop their teaching portfolio. PREREQS: GRAD 560 [C] and GRAD 561 [C]

Top GRAD 609 PRACTICUM (1-16) 
Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top GRAD 610 INTERNSHIP (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides a framework for the in-depth internship experiences required of all graduate students pursuing the Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching and for other graduate students seeking a structured opportunity to reflect on and improve their teaching. PREREQS: GRAD 560 [C] and GRAD 561 [C] and graduate level standing.



 
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