Types of Courses at UCF

What Types of Courses Are Offered at UCF?

There are several types of courses offered at UCF, referred to as course modes or modalities. The course description and the course section number include the letter code to identify the type of course:

W – World Wide Web courses are conducted via web-based instruction and collaboration. Some courses may require minimal campus attendance or in-person/proctored examinations.

V – Video Streaming courses are delivered over the web via streaming digital video which may be supplemented by additional Web activity, projects or exams.

RV – Video Streaming/ Reduced Seat Time  courses provide classroom-based content  over the web via streaming video and classroom attendance is not required. Other required activities that substitute for video instruction may include any of the following: web activity, in-person or proctored examinations, and labs. See course notes for details.

M – Mixed Mode/Reduced Seat Time courses include both required classroom attendance and online instruction. Classes have substantial activity conducted over the web, which substitutes for some classroom meetings.

P – Face To Face Instruction courses have required classroom attendance and meet on a regularly scheduled basis. Students may encounter internet and/or computer requirements in these classes.