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Course Catalog - Academic Year 2017-2018

This is the course catalog for the current bulletin year. Click on a letter below to view the course subjects that begin with that letter.


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UNIVERSITY STUDY SKILLS
UNIV 099 - Strategies for Success
Credits: 1.00
Strategies for Success is a one-credit course designed to help students achieve academic success. Students spend time in readings and reflective writing, learn new study strategies, work through the process of choosing a major, explore personal learning styles, and improve overall wellness. This course is a creative and dynamic mechanism by which students can improve their academic standing. The course is a requirement for selected students in need of academic intervention, as determined by the Committee on Academic Standing. These selected students may not drop or withdraw from the course.
Lecture: 1.00
College: College of Arts & Sciences
UNIV 104 - Gonzaga Pathways
Credits: 1.00
Pathways is a one-credit course providing an academic "bonding" experience for first-semester freshmen to their academic advisors, who teach the course. Pathways has at its heart the formation and integration of new students into the Jesuit intellectual tradition through this unique experience of the Gonzaga community. Topics covered include the Jesuit mission and university core curricula, major and career exploration, academic planning, academic honesty, information literacy, and the university's annual theme. Fall.
Lecture: 1.00
College: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Undeclared Department
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Classes:
Freshman
UNIV 106 - Advanced Language Preparation
Credits: 3.00
Lecture: 3.00
College: English Language Center
Department: English Language Center
UNIV 108 - University Preparation
Credits: 3.00
Lecture: 3.00
College: English Language Center
Department: English Language Center
UNIV 109 - Univ Writing for Intn'l Stdnts
Credits: 3.00
Designed to prepare non-native English speaking undergraduate students for ENGL 101, the focus of the course is on standard academic writing, with an emphasis on note-taking, library research, reference materials, periodicals, and other outside resources. Content material will address orientation to American university study, educational standards, and expectations. Four major (5-7 pages) papers are required: compare/contrast, classification, expository, and research/argumentation. Other writing assignments will be determined by the instructor.
Lecture: 3.00
College: English Language Center
Department: English Language Center
UNIV 110 - Step Basics
Credits: 1.00
Open to STEP participants only, this required course assists STEP participants in making a smooth transition from high school to the college learning environment. Designed to be interactive and individualized, this course includes the practical application of learning strategies to academic content. STEP requires admission to the program. Summer.
Lecture: 1.00
College: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Undeclared Department
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Classes:
Non-Matriculated
UNIV 112 - International Bridge
Credits: 3.00
This course is designed to facilitate international students' engagement in the intellectual life of Gonzaga. Course components include the development of study skills and strategies; English language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as exploration and discussion of US culture, including but not limited to its history, literature, social norms, government, legal constructs, religions, philosophy, and Jesuit tradition. Readings and specific content will be partially tailored to current CORE course content. Eligible students will include graduates of Gonzaga's ELC, international freshmen and transfer students, and other interested persons. Permission to enroll in the course is to be obtained from the GU International Student Advisor.
Lecture: 3.00
College: English Language Center
Department: Undeclared Department
UNIV 115 - The Strategy of College
Credits: 1.00
An introductory course for first-time Gonzaga students interested in honing academic skills, learning academic planning, and using successful student strategies. Students spend time in readings and reflective writing, in combination with major/area of interest and career assessment instruments in an effort to maximize opportunities and academic success in college. Required for GUST students, open to others also. Summer.
Lecture: 1.00
College: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Undeclared Department
UNIV 210 - Intercultural Competence Dev
Credits: 3.00
This course introduces students to a developmental process of acquiring cultural self-awareness, developing knowledge and skills that build intercultural competence, and engaging in meaningful reflective self-evaluation. This involves recognizing new perspectives about personal cultural beliefs, values and assumptions; and exploring others' cultures and worldviews.
Lecture: 3.00
College: School of Education
Department: Undeclared Department


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