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Fall 2020 Tiger Learning Communities

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

  • C01 Harry Potter and the Ivory Tower (Honors)  
  • C02 (De)Constructing Race in America (Honors)   
  • C03 For the Love of Nursing (Honors)    
  • C04 Future Business Leaders (Honors) 
  • C05 First to Finish
  • C06 Tiger Zen  
  • C07 Social Justice
  • C08 Creating College Connections 
  • C09 Creating College Connections 
  • C10 Get Involved & Get Ahead
  • C11 Keys to Success  
  • C12 Keys to Success 
  • C13 Creating Your Future
  • C14 Empowered Men of Color
  • C15 Love of the Game
  • C16 Behind the Mask
  • C17 Whole New World
  • C18 Pathways to Helping Professions 
  • C19 Criminal Minds    
  • C20 Business as Usual 
  • C21 Exploring Health Professions
  • C22 Exploring Health Professions
  • C23 For the Love of Nursing 
  • C24 For the Love of Nursing 
  • C25 For the Love of Nursing  
  • C26 For the Love of Nursing
  • C27 Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
  • C28 Teachers Have Class 
  • C29 Walking in Memphis
  • C30 News Feed 
  • C31 Believe in Magic

C01 Harry Potter and the Ivory Tower (Honors)

Delve deeper into the world of Harry Potter and other related books from a wide variety of scholarly perspectives and academic disciplines. (7 credits)

UNHP 1100 Honors Forum*

Elective

W    11:30-12:25

THEA 1030   Intro to Theatre*

 

Humanities/Fine Arts

 

MWF 9:10-10:05

 

JRSM 1700 Survey of Media*

 

Social/Behavioral Science

 

TR  2:40-4:05

*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   9:40-11:05

PHIL 1102   Intro to Ethics

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR   11:20-12:45

*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 Future Business Leaders (Honors)

Learn more about the different opportunities in the field of business and develop the skills to be successful. (7 credits)

UNHP 1100  Honors Forum*

Elective

T     11:20-12:35

MIS 2749     Foundation/Information Systems*

Hours Specific to Major

MW  12:40-2:05

HIST 2020   The U.S. since 1877

History

TR    9:40-11:05

 *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. since 1977

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. (8 credits)

ACAD 1100   Academic Strategies

Elective

MW    12:40-2:05

PHED 1007    Yoga Stretching/Relaxation

Elective

TR    11:20-12:45

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   9:40-11:05

 

C08 Creating College 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 Civilization I

History

MWF   10:20-11:15

MUS 1030 Music Appreciation

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF   9:10-10:05

 

C09 Creating College 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

TR     1:00-2:25

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    12:40-2:05

TR      1:00-2:25

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C13 Creating Your Future

Explore options about major, minors, and career related experiences offered at the U of M, while learning skills to be successful in college and life. (6 credits)

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication

MWF  11:30-12:25

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

TR     9:40-11:05

 

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

COMM 2381 Oral Communication

Communication

MWF 9:10-10:05

 

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. (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

W      11:30-12:15

CJUS 1100 Intro to Criminal Justice

Elective

TR     1:00-2:25

POLS 1030 American Government

Social/Behavioral Science

TR     9:40-11:05

 

C17 A Whole New World

Far from home and worried about the transition to Memphis? This TLC will help you connect with others who are not from the area and help you get settled in your new home town. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

MW   12:40-2:05

ANTH 1200 Cultural Anthropology

Social/Behavioral Science

TR     2:40-4:05

 

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     2:40-4:05

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)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

R       1:00-1:55

MATH 1530 Prob/Statistics/Non Calculus

Math

MWF   10:20-11:15

ENGL 1020 English Comp/Analysis

Communication

TR       2:40-4:05

                 

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

TR     11:20-12:45

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 the Lifespan

Hours Specific to Major

TR   11:20-12:45

POLS 1030  American Government

Social/Behavioral Science

TR   9:40-11:05

 

C29 Walking in Memphis

Looking t feel more connected to the City of Memphis and what it has to offer?  Whether you're born and raised here or new to town, this TLC will get you excited about being a Memphian.  (7 credits)

INDP 1000 Freshman Seminar

Elective

W 12:40-1:35

MUS 1040 Music in America

Humanities/Fine Arts

MWF 11:30-12:15

SOCI 3422 Racial and Ethnic Minorities

History

TR 11:20-12:45

 

C30 News Feed

Keep up with the day's breaking news and trends and stay up-to-date with how they may impact you. (9 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies

Elective

MW 12:40-2:05

JRSM 1700 Survey of Media

Social/Behavioral Science

TR   2:40-4:05

PHIL 1102   Intro to Ethics

Humanities/Fine Arts

TR   9:40-11:05

 

C31 Believe in Magic

Journey through your first semester of college with an entertaining approach while linking the fun of Disney along the way. Connecting how to navigate the Disney Parks to navigating your college career. Learn how to manage time better than the White Rabbit and Cinderella. Come take a ride on the magic carpet with us. (6 credits)

ACAD 1100 Academic Strategies                             

Elective

TR    11:20-12:45                        

ENGL 1010 English Composition

Communication            

MWF  9:10-10:05