Using the Course Descriptions Component

To add a Course Descriptions component, Click on Other from the sidekick menu. Drag and drop the Course Descriptions component onto the page.

The following text should now appear on the page:
Error: Please specify a valid Course Title and/or Course Number
Right click on it and select edit.

Enter a current Course Title (course acronym) and Course Number. Click OK.

A description is automatically generated from a central database of senate-approved course descriptions. The final results should now look like this:


BISC 300

The phenomenon of organic evolution, and the major forces leading to changes in allele frequencies over time, i.e. natural selection and genetic drift. Topics include adaptation, speciation, the origin of life, and the major evolutionary trends over geological time. Students with credit for BISC 400 may not take this course for further credit. Prerequisite: BISC 202 with a grade of C- or better. Recommended: BISC 204.