Other Academic Programs and Courses EE 290-1-3 Study Tour Led by faculty of various academic disciplines, students will participate in an international experience that will include study, research, and/ or mission work in an international location. Previous destinations have included China, Kenya, and Italy.
General Education UJ Foundations UJ Foundations is a one-credit course designed especially for first-year students to help them make a successful adjustment to college and to provide time for personal reflection and planning for their educational journey. Students in UJ Foundations are given opportunity to â€œlook inwardâ€? in order to discover and confirm their own talents, strengths, and goals, and to develop their sense of vocation. Students will explore their personal strengths through StrengthsQuest, the nationally recognized strengths inventory, as well as navigate FOCUS, an online career research tool. UJ Foundations classes are designed to encourage class discussion and participation. Through class activities and assignments, students in UJ Foundations will also become acquainted with the many opportunities at University of Jamestown. They will attend a city-wide block party, become prepared to use the equipment at the Foss Wellness Center, review research skills in the Raugust Library, participate in the annual leadership conference, and attend a chapel service together in the historic Voorhees Chapel.
NSCI 110 Foundations of Science A course introducing the student to the nature of science, scientific reasoning and the application and relevance of science to the individual and to society. The course will focus on these issues as they relate to a particular topic or area of science.