3.00 credits

(4,0,0) hrs

15 wks

This course provides an introduction to academic and campus life by engaging students in inquiry, discussion, and dialogue of a range of intriguing topics. Each seminar focuses on a different topic and concentrates on developing critical thinking, group discussion and collaboration, research and writing skills that help support students as they transition to post-secondary life. Topics will differ by section depending on faculty expertise and area of scholarship.

Course Notes

FYS 131 is a First-Year Seminar intended for students who have taken fewer than 30 credits. FYS 131 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines