University 100

UNIV 100
Introduction to Higher Education

1. Catalog Entry

UNIV 100
Introduction to Higher Education

Credit hours (1)
Prerequisites: First year students and/or first semester transfer students by permission

UNIV 100 focuses on the skills, knowledge, and abilities that are needed to ensure a successful academic, personal, and social transition to Radford University. The course emphasizes personal reflection; active, discussion-based learning; and explorations of campus and community opportunities and resources.

Goals and Objectives of the Course:

As a result of successfully completing UNIV 100, students will be able to:

  1. Explore a topic in depth, yielding insight and/or information indicating interest in the subject;
  2. Identify and apply knowledge and skills from previous learning experiences to address novel situations;
  3. Review prior learning to reveal changes in perspective and opportunities to expand knowledge, skills, and abilities;
  4. Identify a personal or professional goal and reflect on their progress in achieving that goal, including how it affects themselves and/or those around them;
  5. Demonstrate understanding of professional communication skills;
  6. Write with clarity in ways that convey meaning to readers.

Review and Approval

April 23, 2014

March 01, 2021