University Studies (UNIV)


UNIV 100. Introduction to University Studies. 1 Credit.

Introduction to the theory of interdisciplinary studies. Topics include exploration of common pathways and connections among disciplines. It enables students to develop a personal theory of interdisciplinary studies and culminates in a detailed plan for an individualized major.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

UNIV 110. Study Skills. 1 Credit.

Teach/refresh concepts that students can implement in their course work to improve academic success. Upon successful completion of the course, each student will have improved his/her ability to maximize success in college course work & reflection procedures through utilization & demonstration of time management, goal setting, and learning styles along assignment completion through BB content and email.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

UNIV 120. Career Development. 1 Credit.

Introduction and development of career development skills underscoring the importance of inter-personality and impression management. Topics include the development of professional networks through referrals and non-referrals, verbal and non-verbal management of self image, and the development of interpersonal communication skills.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

UNIV 150. Learning to Live, Living to Learn. 1 Credit.

A freshman experience that begins during opening weekend and extends through 13 weeks of the fall semester. Topics include group service learning projects, team building, campus services, adjusting to college life, academic advising, and academic policies.
Typically Offered: Fall.

UNIV 180. Prior Learning Assessment for Credit. 1 Credit.

An opportunity for the adult learner to assemble knowledge from experiences such as work, leisure, and independent study into a portfolio for faculty evaluation of potential university academic credits.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grading: S/U only.

UNIV 199. Special Topics. 1-4 Credits.

Courses not offered in the regular catalog that provide an opportunity to extend student learning.
Typically Offered: On sufficient demand.

UNIV 250. Learning to Live Mentor. 0-1 Credits.

An opportunity for upper level students to act as mentors in the Learning to Live, Living to Learn program.
Typically Offered: Fall.
Repeatable: Up to 4 Credits.

UNIV 481. Continuous Enrollment. 0-1 Credits.

An option for undergraduate students who must remain continuously enrolled during the undergraduate studies process.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grading: S/U only.
Repeatable: Up to 6 Credits.

UNIV 491. University Studies Capstone Course. 3 Credits.

Assessment of the impact of educational experiences culminating in a service project, thesis, or internship which will prepare students for their desired career. Topics include critical analysis and research, development of memoir/narratives, project managements, creation of culminating project, development of career goals.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.
Prerequisites: UNIV 100, UNIV 110, and UNIV 120.