ON DEMAND: Student Initiated Courses (15 mins)

  • Shvetha Soundararajan George Mason University
  • Mark Snyder George Mason University
  • Elizabeth White George Mason University


Computer Science (CS) and non-CS majors are often interested in specific topics that are minimally covered in other courses. Technologies change rapidly and it would be valuable for our students to be exposed to current trends in order to be competitive in the job market. Student Initiated Courses are 1-credit courses that cover special and emerging topics of interest to undergraduate students. Courses are collaboratively designed by student facilitators and faculty advisors (faculty advisors are the instructors of record).

Author Biography

Mark Snyder, George Mason University
****TEA 2016 Winner****
On Demand Pre-recorded Presentation