Campus Courses

*Click for the course description

ARTS 111 - Drawing I

Description: Art majors given preference. This course is a study of materials, methods, and techniques used for drawing with pencil, ink, charcoal, and other drawing media. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 112 - Drawing II

Description: Art majors given preference. This course is a study of materials, methods, and techniques used for drawing with pencil, ink, charcoal, and other drawing media. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 111 Drawing I

ARTS 231 - Beginning Print Making

Description: An introduction to screen printmaking and relief printmaking (woodcut, linocut, collagraph) techniques and methods. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 241 - Beginning Ceramics

Description: Introduction to basic hand-building techniques and surface design. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 285 - Selective Topics

Description: A lecture/studio class that deals with areas of interest and specialty in studio and graphic arts. Student may need to purchase additional supplies. Additional course fee is required.

ARTS 341 - Intermediate Ceramics

Description: A further development of the students' knowledge and skill in throwing, hand building, and firing techniques in ceramics. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 241 Beginning Ceramics.

ARTS 441 - Advanced Ceramics

Description: Focuses on the individual artistic development of students as they combine techniques and subject matter into a personal style of visual communication. Additional course fee is required. Prerequisite: ARTS 341 Intermediate Ceramics.

BIBL 260 - Life of Christ

Description: The Synoptic Gospels - Matthew, Mark, and Luke - form the foundation for this inquiry into the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. Taking BIBL 100 Bible Survey or BIBL 102 Literature of the New Testament first is recommended.

BIOL 100 - Foundations of Biology

Description: A course to fulfill the general education requirement. Deals with the organization of living things, anatomy and physiology of cells and organisms, reproduction and heredity, and the role of energy in the ecosystem. Bioethical considerations are discussed. Two lectures and one two-hour laboratory per week. Additional course fee is required.

BIOL 331 - Human Anatomy & Physiology l

Description: This covers structure and function of the human body. Fall semester topics include basic chemistry, body organization, integument, skeleton, muscles, and the nervous system, including special senses. The course meets general education requirements and is designed for nonscience majors. Three lectures and one laboratory per week. Additional course fee is required.

COMM 100 - Introduction to Communication

Description: An introduction to the study of human communication, this course requires students to apply communication principles to interpersonal, group and public contexts. Particular emphasis is on the practice of public speaking. Students will prepare and deliver several oral presentations.

COMM 285 - Selected Topics

Description: A variety of topics may be offered that reflect the interests of faculty, visiting professors and students.

HIST 152 - United States From 1865

Description: The second half of a two-semester survey of American history. The course surveys historical development in the United States beginning with Reconstruction of the nation during and after the Civil War and continuing through contemporary times.

INTL 310 - Cultural Anthropology

Description: A comparative study of world societies and their ways of life. (Identical to INTL 310).

LITR 100 - Intro to Literature

Description: Explores the major genres, themes, and elements of literature.

MATH 202 - Calculus ll

Description: A study of applications of integration, techniques of integration, techniques for improper integrals, limits of indeterminate forms, sequence and series, polar coordinates and parametric equations in the plane.

MATH 240 - Statistical Procedures

Description: An introduction to probability and statistics with content and application directed toward the natural and physical sciences. Topics to be covered include methods of describing data, probability, random variables and their distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing, linearregression, and correlation.

PHIL 180 - Ethics

Description: Ethics consists of an analysis of the ethical theories and systems by which persons make judgments and choices, with special attention to contemporary moral issues and the modern revival of virtue theory.

PHYS 150 - Physics of Every Day Life

Description: A relevant and practical introduction to everyday physical phenomena through a conceptual survey of various physics topics, including motion, energy, sound, light, electricity, and relativity. No mathematical background is required. This course meets the general education requirement and is designed for nonscience majors. Two lectures and one laboratory period per week. Additional course fee is required.

PSYC 314 - Adolescent Development

Description: A study of the unique physical, intellectual, personality, social, and moral developmental changes during the period of adolescence.

REL 300 - Christian Foundations

Description: Christ-centered believers are united in basic understandings that should inform and guide all of life, including service, worship, and vocation. This course introduces a Christian view of the world through the lens of historic theology and its implications for living the Christian life. Prerequisite: BIBL 100 Bible Survey, or BIBL 101 and BIBL 102 Literature of the Old and New Testaments.

SOCI 310 - Cultural Anthropology

Description: A comparative study of world societies and their ways of life. (Identical to INTL 310.)

WRIT 110 - College Writing

Description: A course concentrating on expository writing, with an introduction to basic research methods. Argumentative writing is also introduced.

Learn more about us through the George Fox University Vimeo channel.