Independent Study

How to Register for an Independent Study (ENGL 596)

  1. Obtain written approval (email is fine) from the instructor.
  2. Fill out the form below.
  3. Email the instructor's approval and your UIN to Katherine Simon to have the registration block lifted.
  4. Register for the appropriate number of credit hours via my.uic.edu.

Note: No more than (4) credit hours of Independent Study may be counted towards the MA degree.

Independent Study Form

Fill this form out before registering.

  • Enter the term for this course (e.g. Fall 2018).
  • Describe in one paragraph what you will cover in this Independent Study. If you are signing up for Critical Conversations, write "Critical Conversations."