Course Objectives

The objectives of First-Year Seminar II are to advance the six intellectual and practical skills defined by the Texas Core Curriculum:

  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Empirical and Quantitative Skills
  • Teamwork
  • Social Responsibility
  • Personal Responsibility

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Reflect and integrate learning from learning community courses, including development of critical thinking skills,

social and/or personal responsibility.

  • Interact with faculty and peers about substantive matters through daily activities and discussions.
  • Discover relevance of learning in the learning community through real-world applications.