SIS/Building Your Schedule of Classes - Reviewing and Updating Independent Study Section


This document will provide tips for reviewing independent study and outline how to update an independent study section.

Review tips for independent study sections

How to update an independent study section

Step 1


Tip: Menu navigation: > Curriculum Management > Schedule of Classes > Maintain Schedule of Classes - or - > Schedule New Course.

Step 2

Use the Find page to locate the desired course. Search by : Term, Subject Area, Catalog Number.

Step 3 

Step 4 

Enter Class Section  number.

Note: Your department may have assigned a unique number to each instructor called a “conference number.” You may wish to use this number as the Class Section number. This number must be 3 digits.

Step 5

Select Component type of ‘IND’ for Independent Study.

Step 6

Verify Class Type is ‘Enrollment Section.’

Step 7

Indicate the Associated Class number that coordinates with the Section number. You can select from unused associated class numbers from 1 to 9998.

Associated Class displays with the same number as the Class Section without the leading zero(s).

Step 8 

Change Instruction Mode to ‘P.’