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Course Schedule Guide

The information on the next two pages is designed to clarify the columnar information and abbreviations that appear on the Course Schedule. Peer and faculty advisors are available during registration to assist you as you select courses. The general education program information is listed under the column heading of “Linfield Curriculum.”

How to Read the Course Schedule:

Reg# Dep Cat# Sec Title Linfield Curriculum Pre Inst Cred Act Days Time Bldg Room Instructor Cap Enr Avail
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.
  1. Reg# or Syn# - Four-digit number unique to each individual course.
  2. Dep - Identifies the department which offers the course.
  3. Cat #- The catalog number used to identify a specific course within a department.
  4. Sec - Identifies multiple sections of a course with different instructors, times, etc.
  5. Title - The title of the course offered.
  6. Linfield Curriculum - Courses that fulfill requirements for the general education program.
  7. Pre - *Indicates required prerequisite(s). Refer to the Linfield College Bulletin (catalog) for course(s) you must complete before enrolling in this course.
  8. Inst Appr - Y indicates that the instructor’s signature is required before registration.
  9. Cred - Number of credit hours awarded upon successful completion of the course (a range indicates variable credit).
  10. Act - Identifies course as an activity, lecture, laboratory, other type, or to-be-announced.
  11. Days - The days the course meets. If TBA is listed, contact the professor for information.
  12. Time - The time of day the course starts and ends. If TBA is listed, contact the professor for information.
  13. Bldg - Campus building where the course meets, or TBA for to-be-announced locations.
  14. Room - The room assigned in each building, or TBA for to-be-announced locations.
  15. Instructor - Name of the faculty member instructing the course.
  16. Cap - The number of students who may enroll in the course.
  17. Enr - The number of students currently enrolled in the course.
  18. Avail - The number of students who may still enroll in the course. “Closed” indicates that the course is currently filled.

Course Subject Codes

COURSE SUBJECT TITLES CODE
CODES
ANTHROPOLOGY ANTH
ART AND VISUAL CULTURE AAVC
BIOLOGY BIOL
BUSINESS BUSN
CHEMISTRY CHEM
COMPUTER SCIENCE COMP
ECONOMICS ECON
EDUCATION EDUC
ELECTRONIC ARTS EART
ENG LANG CULTURE PROG ELCP
ENGLISH ENGL
ENVIRONMENTAL STDYS ENVS
GENDER STUDIES GENS
HLTH HUMAN PREF ATH HHPA
HEALTH SCIENCES HSCI
HISTORY HIST
INTERDEPARTMENTAL STUDIES IDST
INQUIRY SEMINAR INQS
MATHEMATICS MATH
MASS COMMUNICATION MSCM
MODERN LANGUAGES MDLA
CHINESE MLCH
FRENCH MLFR
GERMAN MLGR
JAPANESE MLJP
LATIN MLLA
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE MLSL
SPANISH MLSP
MUSIC MUSC
NURSING NURS
PHILOSOPHY PHIL
PHYSICS PHYS
POLITICAL SCIENCE POLS
PSYCHOLOGY PSYC
RELIGIOUS STUDIES RELS
SOC & ANTHROPOLOGY SOAN
SOCIOLOGY SOCL
THEATRE & COMM ARTS TACA
TCA - COMMUNICATION TCCA
TCA - THEATRE THTR
These new codes are effective beginning 2008 Fall semester.

* Indicates unique identification for registration, Linfield Curriculum, or Departments as follows:

  • AAA - Not a department. Special enrollment for Independent Study, Tutorial, or Internship.
  • INQS - Not a department. Designates Inquiry Seminar courses under the Linfield Curriculum.

Building Names

COMA - Communications Annex
COOK - Cook Center
DAYH - TJ Day Hall
FORD - Ford Hall (Theatre & Com)
GRAF - Graf Hall
HHPA - Physical Education Building
MACH - Mac Hall
MELR - Melrose Hall
MFAC - Miller Fine Arts Complex
MURD - Murdock Hall
NLIB - Nicholson Library
PION - Pioneer Hall
POTH - Potter Hall
RENH - Renshaw Hall
RILH - Riley Hall
STAD - Stadium
TAYH - Taylor Hall
TBA - To Be Announced
TRAV - Travel Courses
VBMC - Vivian Bull Music Center
WALH - Walker Hall

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Linfield Curriculum Abbreviations

The following appear on the Course Schedule under the column marked "Linfield Curriculum". These abbreviations identify the courses that satisfy the general education program requirements:

Curriculum Code Description  
CS Creative Studies Beginning 2008 catalog
DA American Pluralisms Prior to 2008 catalog
DG Global Diversity Prior to 2008 catalog
GP Global Pluralisms Beginning 2008 catalog
IA Images & Arts Prior to 2008 catalog
IS Individuals, Systems & Societies  
MWI Major/Writing Intensive  
NW Natural World  
QR Quantitative Reasoning Beginning 2008 catalog
US U.S. Pluralisms Beginning 2008 catalog
VP Vital Past  
WI Writing Intensive  

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