Liberal Arts (LIBA) Courses

LIBA 100 Knowing and Being Known
3 hours. The first course in the liberal arts core, Knowing and Being Known, introduces students to the history and mission of George Fox University and the values and habits of mind central to a liberal arts education. The course presses each student to engage in metacognitive analysis of his or her own learning style and goals. Additional course fee required.

LIBA 295 Individualized Study
1-3 hours. Individualized study or supervised research in an area of special interest to the student which is outside the regular offerings of the major. Additional course fee (per credit) is required.

LIBA 400 Christianity and Culture
3 hours. This course, taken by all George Fox students in their final year of study, provides an opportunity for students to reflect on the liberal arts learning of their undergraduate experience and to prepare for the transition to the next stage of their lives. The course allows students to wrestle with challenging texts and focus on discerning vocation while planning for their own continuing spiritual formation and engagement with the wider community after college. Prerequisite: Senior standing or permission of LIBA 400 director.

LIBA 495 Individualized Study
1-3 hours. Individualized study or supervised research in an area of special interest to the student which is outside the regular offerings of the major. Additional course fee (per credit) is required.