LANG - Language

Alfred State courses are grouped into the following sections:

  • Directed Study may be arranged in the academic areas of art, drama, English, foreign language, music, philosophy, or speech. The student may contract for one-to-four credit hours of independent study through an arrangement with an instructor and the Department Chair. To be substituted for the listed Humanities requirements for the Associate Degree, Directed Study courses must be co-designed by the Department Chair. The instructor and student shall confer regularly regarding the progress of the study.

  • The student may contract for one to four credit hours of independent study through an arrangement with an instructor who agrees to direct such a study. The student must submit a plan acceptable to the instructor and the department chairperson. To be substituted for the listed humanities requirements, a directed study course must be so designated by the department chair. Writing is continued in assignments related to readings, class discussions, and lectures.