Back to Undergraduate

Areas of Study

Art & Technology
Art History
Art Studio
Asian Studies
Athletics, Physical Education, & Recreation
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Biology
Biopsychology
Book Art
Business Administration
Business Economics
Chemistry
Child Development
Chinese
Computer Science
Dance
Data Science
Economics
Education
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Ethnic Studies
French & Francophone Studies
Global Humanities & Critical Thought
Government
History
Individualized Major
International Relations
Journalism
Latin American Studies
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Politics, Economics, Policy & Law
Psychology
Public Health & Health Equity
Public Policy
Queer Studies
Religious Studies
Sociology
Spanish & Spanish American Studies
Theater Studies
Women, Leadership & Social Change
Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies

Accelerated Degree Programs

Bachelor's-to-Master's Degrees

Preprofessional Programs

Pre-Nursing Certificate
Medicine/Health Sciences

Summer Bridge Programs

Hellman Program
Summer Academic Workshop (SAW)

Home > Academics > Undergraduate > Saw >
Summer Academic Workshop
Course Description

SAW 001
Summer Academic Workshop for Leaders and Scholars
Summer

The four-week course focuses on the intersection of race, ethnicity, class, gender, and sexual orientation. Students are introduced to college-level work through 68 hours of rigorous classroom instruction. The course has four modules: English, mathematics, social justice, and sociology. The English instructor uses the primary text from the sociological inquiry module. Students spend an additional 42 hours in three workshops: Sociology, Study Skills, and Writing.

Course Credit:
2

Instructor(s):
Staff

Note(s):
Limited to SAW students.

Program Information
Overview

Faculty and Staff

Requirements

Courses
Full Course List

Summer Academic Workshop Course List

Schedule of Courses for
the Current Semester


Contact Information

P: 510.430.3165
F: 510.430.3235
E: saw@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17