This document provides information for Curricular Representatives on Class/Course Attribute values in SIS.
PeopleSoft allows special designations to be placed on course sections using the Course Attributes field in Maintain Schedule of Classes. (Curriculum Management > Schedule of Classes > Maintain Schedule of Classes).
These attributes are used to manage data internally:
75MW – This attribute is placed on sections that have been approved to be offered at a non-standard 75-minute Monday/Wednesday time.
COOP – This code is used for Continuity of Operations Planning. It denotes essential courses and courses that are ready to be offered in a social distance format.
DE – Distance Education section
G50% -- Course is countable toward the graduate course work (50%) requirement. This is applied by the Graduate School, and cannot be added by Curricular Representatives.
These attributes can be searched on in Course Search and Enroll.
FIG – First Year Interest Group section
GE – General Education Requirement. This attribute is placed on section-level COM B sections.
LAW – Used internally by the Law School
RESH – Residence Hall section
SVCL – Community Based Learning. For more information see the Community-Based Learning page on the Morgridge Center for Public Service website.
TRFR – Transfer Section
WES – Wisconsin Emerging Scholars