Foundations for University Success

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Course Overview

EDU 065: Foundations for University Success for International Students is a three part series offered by the School of Education and designed specifically to identify and address the tools international undergraduate students will need to succeed at UC Davis. Students can register for 1, 2, or all three classes in the series.

  • Fall: Introduction to the University System. Introduction to resources supporting first year students’ academic success at UC Davis and transition to a Tier-1 Research University.
  • Winter: Introduction to Research at a Tier 1 University. Introduction to research skills, such as developing critical thinking, study skills, writing skills, and presentation skills. Focus will be on basic research, group projects, and presentations.
  • Spring: Internships, Graduate School and Careers. Introduction to academic and career connections and opportunities. Focus will be on internships, volunteer opportunities, graduate schools and careers.

Course details:

  • Small class sizes, limited to 20 students
  • This course is P/NP
  • Previously known as EDU 098

For more information, please contact Services for International Students and Scholars (SISS).


Introduction to Research at a Tier 1 University

Introduction to research skills, such as developing critical thinking, study skills, writing skills, and presentation skills. Focus will be on basic research, group projects, and presentations. Now fulfills Oral Literacy GE

*Important: Students must have the CRN number ready to register for this course on Schedule Builder. When registering, be sure to enter "2" for unit value. This course does not appear in the Course Search Tool because it has been reserved especially for 1st Year Freshmen & Transfer international students only. This course does not apply to the minor in Education.

 

CRN

Course #

Days

Begin Time

End Time

Building

53930

EDU 065B

TR

11 a.m.

11:50 a.m.

Academic Surge 2363

53931

EDU 065B

TR

1:10 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

Academic Surge 2363

           

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