Screen 130 - Scheduling Section Meeting Times within the Standard Block System

Meeting times for course sections will normally roll from the previous like term. You can change the meeting time or assign meeting times to new course sections.

To schedule a course section meeting time:

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Establish the context line by entering the COURSE and the TERM on Screen 130.

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Press Enter.

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Tab to the first blank line below DAYS. Type the codes for the days the section meets. DAYS must be entered in the following format:

M - Monday, T - Tuesday, W - Wednesday, R - Thursday, F - Friday,

S - Saturday, U - Sunday, and TBA - To Be Arranged

Enter the meeting days without spaces or punctuation between them.

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Tab to the first blank line below START TIME. Type the 6-character code for start time, using the following format:

- 4-digit time plus AM or PM. Examples: 1000AM or 0300PM      NOTE: 12 NOON is 1200PM

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Press Enter and the system automatically assigns a stop time:

- For MWF, the section lasts one hour, or

- For TR, the section lasts 1 1/2 hours.

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If you need to assert a stop time other than the above, before pressing Enter:

- Tab to the first blank line below STOP TIME,

- Type the 6-character code following the similar format of START TIME.

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Press Enter.

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