Course Description

An Introduction to the University

An overview of various topics designed to guide students through the academic process and help ensure their success. Elective credits are applicable toward most majors. Students gain an understanding of college life, of scholarship, and the development of a purposeful community. Strategies to cope with both academic and social demands are presented, as well as the rewards and responsibilities of lifelong learners.

Topics Covered

  • Adaptation to Change
  • Study Skills/Techniques
  • Goal Setting
  • Diversity
  • Time Management
  • Career Planning
  • Library Competence
  • Human Sexuality
  • Wellness
  • Aging
  • Communication Skills
  • Campus Resources

For additional information regarding the topics covered, go to the textbook companion website.