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The USC Graduate School

Courses of Instruction

Graduate Studies (GRSC)

The terms listed are expected but are not guaranteed. For the courses offered during any given term, consult the Schedule of Classes.

800 Studies for the Qualifying Examination (0, FaSpSm) Prerequisite: permission of the Graduate School. Graded CR/NC.

810 Studies for Master's Examination (0, FaSpSm) Prerequisite: completion of all course work for the master's degree. Permission of the Graduate School. Graded CR/NC.

850ab The Professoriate: Preparing for the Future (2-2, FaSp) Preparation for academic careers: various methodologies and approaches to teaching, learning, assessment, and research; statements of research and teaching philosophies; creation of online academic portfolio. Graded IP/CR/NC. Open to doctoral students only.