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Fall 2021 Tiger Learning Communities

If you are interested in joining any of our TLC's this fall, please speak to your advisor!

C01 Tricksters, Traders, and Turncoats (Honors)

Learn why the villain in your favorite story is much more interesting than the hero!  This TLC will draw upon multiple areas of the humanities and social sciences--literature, folklore, film, religion, mythology, theatre, history, psychology, criminology--to explore the sources of our fascination with those archetypal characters who specialize in stirring up trouble. (4 credits)

UNHP 1100 Honors Forum*

Elective

W    11:30-12:25

THEA 1030   Intro to Theatre*

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF  9:10-10:05

*Honors Credit (4 hours total)

C02 (De)Constructing Race in America (Honors)

Explore the world today through a discussion of major global events, issues, and through an examination of cultural phenomena from a variety of regions across the planet. (7 Credits)

UNHP 1100 Honors Forum*

Elective

F     10:20-11:15

ANTH 1200 Cultural Anthropology*

Social/Behavioral Science 

TR   11:20-12:45

PHIL 1102   Intro to Ethics

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR   1:00-22:25

*Honors Credit (4 hours total)

C03 For the Love of Nursing (Honors)

Learn what it takes to be admitted to the nursing program and the skills needed to be successful in the nursing profession.            (11 credits)

UNHP 1100  Honors Forum*

Elective

R      1:00-1:55

MATH 1530  Prob/Statistics/Non Calculus

Math

MWF 10:20-11:15

COMM 2381 Oral Communication*

Communication

TR    9:40-11:05

BIOL 2010   Anatomy & Physiology I

Hours Specific to Major

Online

BIOL 2011   Anatomy & Physiology I Lab

Hours Specific to Major

Online

*Honors Credit (4 hours total)               

C04 Law and Justice (Honors)

Get a grounding in legal theories, concepts of justice, and institutions of law, and explore pathways to legal professions and law school. (7 Credits)

UNHP 1100  Honors Forum*

Elective

R    1:00-1:55

PHIL 1102 Intro to Ethics*

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR  9:40-11:05

POLS 1030   American Government

Social/Behavioral Science

TR   11:20-12:45

 *Honors Credit (4 hrs total)

C05 First to Finish

Join with other first generation students in learning how to navigate through the college system. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100   Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     11:20-12:45

HIST  2010  U.S. to 1877

History

TR     9:40-11:05

SOCI 1010   Introduction to Sociology

Social/Behavioral Science

MW     12:40-2:05

 

C06 Tiger Zen

Learn ways to manage your stress and get the most out of your first semester of college. (6 credits)

**Yoga (non-credit thru Student Wellness Center)       F 4:00-5:00 PM*  Time subject to change.

ACAD 1100   Academic Strategies

Elective

MW 1:00-2:25

PSYC 1030    General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF  10:20-11:15

C07 Social Justice

Have a passion for social justice? This TLC will help you identify how you can make a difference in your community. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

W   11:30-12:25

SOCI 1010 Introduction to Sociology

Social/Behavioral Science

MW  12:40-2:05

PHIL 1102 Intro to Ethics

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR   1:00-2:25

 

C08 Creating Tiger Connections

Make connections with students, faculty, other campus personnel, and learn where you fit at the U of M. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR      9:40-11:05

HIST 1110 World History to 1500

History

MWF   10:20-11:15

MUS 1030 Music Appreciation

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF   9:10-10:05

 

C09 Creating Tiger Connections

Make connections with students, faculty, other campus personnel, and learn where you fit at the U of M. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     11:20-12:45

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

MWF   9:10-10:05

PSYC 1030 General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF  10:20-11:15

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C10 Get Involved. Get Ahead

Looking to make friends and gain some leadership skills? This TLC will help you find your place on campus through student involvement. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR 11:20-12:45

COMM 2381 Oral Communication

Communication

MW 12:40-2:05

 

C11 Keys to Success

Learn what it takes to succeed academically and socially at the U of M. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

MW    12:40-2:05

ENGL 1010 Combined English Composition

Communication

MW    11:30-12:25 

TR      11:20-12:45

MUS 1030 Music Appreciation

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF   9:10-10:20

 

C12 Keys to Success

Learn what it takes to succeed academically and socially at the U of M. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR    11:20-12:45

ENGL 1010 Combined English Composition

Communication 

MW    12:40-1:35

TR      1:00-2:25

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C14 Empowered Men of Color

Join the brotherhood of men that holds each other accountable to personal development, servant leadership, civic engagement, and most importantly a 4-year graduation. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR    11:20-12:45

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

MW 12:40-2:05

 

C15 Love of the Game

Do you have a passion for sports and/or want to work in the sports industry one day? Join this TLC team to learn how your love for the game can translate to being a successful student. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

MW  12:40-2:05

HLSC 2100 Wellness Concepts and Practices

Social/Behavioral Science

Online


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C16 Behind the Mask

Go behind the mask of your favorite Marvel and DC superheroes and explore their leadership styles, psychology, diversity, and more. (6 credits)


ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

 TR 1:00-2:25

THEA 1030 

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF  9:10-10:05

 

C17 Culture, Community, & Health

Do you know that you want to have a positive impact on the health of your community, but you’re not quite sure how? In this TLC, we will explore how culture impacts a community’s health and well-being, and about the work happening locally to improve the lives of Memphians. (7 hours)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

T   1:00-1:55

ANTH 1200 Cultural Anthropology

Social/Behavioral Science

MW 12:40-2:05

COMM 2381 Oral Communications

Communication

MWF 9:10-10:25

 

C18 Pathways to Helping Professions

Are you a good listener? Do you want to help people? This TLC is for students interested in counseling, social work, and psychology. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     11:20-12:45

PHIL 1101 Intro to Philosophy

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR     1:00-2:25

PSYC 1030 General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF  10:20-11:15


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C19 Criminal Minds

Learn about various careers in the Criminal Justice field and develop a foundation for success. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

W      9:10-10:05

CJUS 1100 Intro to Criminal Justice

Hours Specific to Major

MW   12:40-2:05

ANTH 1200 Cultural Anthropology

Social/Behavioral Science

TR    1:00-2:25

 

C20 Business as Usual

Explore the various careers in the field of business and learn about the majors offered in the Fogelman College of Business and Economics. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshmen Seminar

Elective

W     12:40-1:35

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

TR     1:00-2:25

MIS 2749 Foundation/Information Systems

Hours Specific to Major

MWF 11:30-12:25

 

C21 Exploring Health Professions

Learn about the educational paths leading to health care professions and the opportunities in each field including Medical, Dental, and Pharmacy. (10 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR    11:20-12:45

CHEM 1110 General Chemistry I

Natural Science

MWF  9:10-10:05

CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I Lab

Natural Science

W      2:30-5:15

SOCI 1010 Introduction to Sociology

Social/Behavioral Science

TR     9:40-11:05

                                                                                                                                                                                                           

C22 Exploring Health Professions

Learn about the educational paths leading to health care professions and the opportunities in each field including Medical, Dental, and Pharmacy. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshmen Seminar                    

Elective                      

W   12:40-1:35  

Comm 2381 Oral Communication

Communication

TR   1:00-2:25            

SOCI 1010 Introduction to Sociology

Social/Behavioral Science

TR   9:40-11:05

 

C23 For the Love of Nursing

Learn what it takes to be admitted to the nursing program and the skills needed to be successful in the nursing profession.              (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies 

Elective

TR   9:40-11:05

NUTR 2202 Nutrition

Hours Specific to Major

Online

PSYC 1030 General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF  10:20-11:15

 

C24 For the Love of Nursing

Learn what it takes to be admitted to the nursing program and the skills needed to be successful in the nursing profession.            (10 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     9:40-11:05

PSYC 1030 General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF 10:20-11:15

BIOL 2010 Anatomy & Physiology I

Hours Specific to Major

Online

BIOL 2011 Anatomy & Physiology I Lab

Hours Specific to Major

Online

 

C25 For the Love of Nursing

Learn what it takes to be admitted to the nursing program and the skills needed to be successful in the nursing profession.              (7 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     1:00-2:25

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

TR   11:20-12:45

MATH 1530 Prob/Statistics/Non Calculus

Math

MWF 10:20-11:15

                 

C26 For the Love of Nursing

Learn what it takes to be admitted to the nursing program and the skills needed to be successful in the nursing profession.              (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

MW   12:40-2:05

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

TR     9:40-11:05

                                                                                                                                                                        

C27 Promoting Healthy Lifestyles

Are you interested in a career in health and exercise science? Learn more about the majors offered in the College of Health Sciences. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     9:40-11:05

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

MWF  9:10-10:05

PSYC 1030 General Psychology

Social/Behavioral Science

MWF  10:20-11:15

 

C28 Teachers Have Class

 

Thinking about a career in Pre-K to 5th education? Develop essential skills you will need in the classroom and beyond. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

W    12:40-1:35

EDPR 2111 Development Across Lifespan

Hours Specific to Major

TR   11:20-12:45

HIST 2010  US to 1877

History 

TR   9:40-11:05

 

C29 News Feed

Keep up with the day's breaking news and trends and stay up-to-date with how they may impact you. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR      11:20-12:45

JRSM 1700 Intro to Media

Social/Behavioral Science

MW    12:40-2:25