Eastern Michigan University

SSASECT - Scheduling a Section without Meeting Days or Times

Note: The information on this page applies to INB Banner, version 8. The content is no longer updated, but may still be useful as a general reference for later versions of Banner.

Use the Schedule form (SSASECT) to schedule sections that do not have meeting days or times, such as those with a schedule type of CP (Cooperative Education) or IST (Independent Study/Research).

Follow these directions to schedule a section with no days or times:

  1. From the Banner Main menu, type the form name in the Go To... box press the [Enter] key on the keyboard.
    Go To...
  2. The form is displayed. Type the term code in the Term field. 
    Note: To search for a term code, click the Term field pull-down arrow. A list of term codes are displayed. Locate and double-click the code to return to the form and display it in the Term field. See Glossary of Banner Codes and Fields  for more information about term codes.
  3. Type the CRN you want to work with in the CRN field. 
    Note: To search for a CRN, click CRN field pull-down arrow and see SSASECQ - Searching for Course Sections  for more information.
  4. Click the Next Block button on the toolbar.
    Next Block Button
  5. Click Meeting Times and Instructor tab.
    Options Menu
  6. The Meeting Dates tab is displayed. Press the [Tab] key twice on the keyboard. 
    Note: The Start Date and End Date fields are populated with dates from the Part of Term field on the Section Information block. See SSASECT - Creating a New Course Section  for more information. If the specific meeting time dates are different, complete the steps below. Once you have saved your work, you can modify the dates in the Start Time and End Time fields and save these changes.
  7. Click the Meeting Location and Credits tab.
  8. The Meeting Location and Credits tab is displayed. Verify the correct code is displayed in the Schedule Type field. 
    Note: If the code is incorrect, return to the Section block and correct it from the Schedule Type field. See SSASECT - Creating a New Course Section  for more information.
  9. Type a 0 (zero) in the Hours per Week field.
  10. Click the Save button on the toolbar.
    Save Button
  11. When you are finished, click the Exit button on the toolbar to return to the Banner Main menu.
    Exit Button