EDU 065B

Foundations for University Success for International Students

Introduction to Research at a Tier 1 University - Winter Quater 2018

Introduction to resources supporting first year students’ academic success at UCD and transition to a Tier 1 Research University.

EDU 065B: This course is part two of a series offered by the School of Education designed to give you the tools you need to succeed at UC Davis!

You will learn about American culture with members of the campus community. Plus, you can practice important student skills, including how to:

  • manage your time on the quarter system
  • develop critical thinking and study skills
  • understand and adjust to life in America
  • understand your rights and responsibilities as a student
  • participate in classes, use office hours
  • find resources and answers for all kinds of questions

Course details:

  • Previously known as “EDU 098”
  • The course is P/NP
  • Each course is 2 units and it is recommended that you take the whole series in order
  • Small class sizes, limited to 20
  • Multiple sections will be offered each quarter

For more information, please contact the Services for International Students and Scholars (SISS) at sissconnect@ucdavis.edu.

*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.

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Location

75253

MW

10:00 AM

10:50 AM

Temporary Classroom 3

75254

MW

11:00 AM

11:50 AM

Temporary Classroom 3

75255

MW

1:10 PM

2:00 PM

Temporary Classroom 3

75256

MW

2:10 PM

3:00 PM

Temporary Classroom 3

75257

TR

10:00 AM

10:50 AM

Temporary Classroom 3

75258

TR

11:00 AM

11:50 AM

Temporary Classroom 3

75259

TR

1:10 PM

2:00 PM

Temporary Classroom 3

75260

TR

2:10 PM

3:00 PM

Temporary Classroom 3

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This class is part of a three-part series (You can take 1, 2, or all 3 classes)

Fall: Introduction to the University System
Introduction to resources supporting first year students’ academic success at UCD and transition to a Tier 1 Research University.

Winter: Further Developing your Academic Skills
Get practice in basic research, writing, group project, and presentation skills.

Spring: Beyond the University
Learn about the American employment process and graduate schools.
Create a resume, application, and cover letter; practice interviews.
Learn how to find and apply for volunteer opportunities, internships and on-campus jobs.