1. Course titles are followed by numbers in parentheses (0:0:0), separated by colons. The numbers have the following significance:
2. For independent study, readings, topics, or similar courses, individual instructors set hours.
Courses numbered 499 and below are undergraduate courses. Course numbers in the 100 series are customarily taken by freshmen, the 200 series by sophomores, the 300 series by juniors, and the 400 series by seniors.
The number designations of the course descriptions below have the following significance:
Graduate courses are divided into the following categories:
George Mason University: 2001-2002 University Catalog: Catalog Index: Course Descriptions