Class Schedule Coding

Terms, Codes, and Definitions

Instructional Method

Instructional Method

Code

Definition

On-Campus

A

Instruction occurs in the physical classroom, lab, or other on-campus meeting space at regularly scheduled times. This instructional method is the most common.

Online

D

Instruction occurs fully online with no on-campus requirements. Instruction may be asynchronous or synchronous. 

Hybrid

Y

Instruction occurs partially on campus and partially online. Class meetings, whether in-person or synchronous online, will be held at regularly scheduled times.

Field-Based

E

Learning experience occurs at an off-campus location but limited on-campus meetings may be required. Typical field-based experiences include internship, practicum, and clinical experience.

Step/WWW
Dual Enrollment
Fast Start Academy
Target

G
F
S
T

Category includes other instructional methods used for specific groups of students.

Note: Target (T) is used for half-price study away tuition.

Schedule Type

Schedule Type

Code

Definition

Activity

ACT

Physical class activity such as rafting, archery, etc.

In-Person Instruction

LEC

Instruction provided in the physical classroom at regularly scheduled times.

Co-Op

COP

Full-time or part-time site-based learning experience.

Independent Study

IND

Individual learning activity directed by a faculty member.

Hybrid (mostly on-campus)

BL1

Most class meetings (more than 50%) occurring in the classroom with some class meetings and/or coursework online. Scheduled times entered into Banner.

Hybrid (mostly online)

BL2

Most class meetings and/or coursework (more than 50%) occurring online with some class meetings in the classroom. Scheduled times entered into Banner, with synchronous online sessions recommended during the published times when in-person classes are not occurring.

Lab

LAB

Hands-on or virtual learning experiences associated with a specific class.

Online (asynchronous)

ONL

All coursework occurring online. No on-campus meetings required, and no scheduled online meeting times required.

Synchronous Online

SON

All class meetings and coursework occurring online. No on-campus meetings required, but with class meeting online at regularly scheduled times. Scheduled times entered into Banner.

Site-Based

SB

Learning experiences such as internship, clinical, practicum, and field study.

Studio

STU

Individual or small-group, supervised instruction usually in the fine arts.

Coding Matrix

Instructional Method

Definition

On-Campus (A)

Activity (ACT)
In-Person Instruction (LEC)
Independent Study (IND)
Lab (LAB)
Studio (STU)

Online (D)

Activity (ACT)
Independent Study (IND)
Lab (LAB)
Online (asynchronous) (ONL)
Synchronous Online (SON)
Studio (STU)

Hybrid (Y)

Activity (ACT)
Independent Study (IND)
Hybrid (mostly on-campus) (BL1)
Hybrid (mostly online) (BL2)
Lab (LAB)
Studio (STU)

Field-Based (E)

Co Op (COP)
Site-Based (SB)