From the Saint Mary's College of California Catalog of Courses:
"In their four Collegiate Seminar classes, Saint Mary's students and faculty, through reading and discussion, explore the great writings that have shaped the thought and imagination of the Western world. In Seminar, students develop skills of analysis through critical reading, critical thinking, thoughtful interpretaton and respectful communication..."
Classes meet around a seminar table in small groups so that each person can participate actively in the discussion... Their experience with discussion and writing develop skills that Saint Mary's students use throughout their lives."
Print copies of Seminar texts in the Library
The required editions of Seminar readings, including readers, are available for 2-hour check-out. See the Circulation Desk for available copies. You may also browse the listing of Course Reserves for Collegiate Seminar from our online catalog.