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ONLINE FOUNDATIONAL STUDIES COURSES

Online Foundational Studies Courses

Boise State’s Foundational Studies Program offers an integrated learning experience that illustrates the University’s commitment to undergraduate education. The courses listed below are the options available online through eCampus. For a complete list of Disciplinary Lens courses see Disciplinary Lens Course Catalog.


English
  • ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing
  • ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research
Literature and Humanities (DLL)
3-4 credits required
  • ASL 101 American Sign Language I
  • BOSNIAN 101 Elementary Bosnian I
  • CHINESE 101-102 Elementary Mandarin Chinese
  • COMM 101 Fundamentals of Communication
  • ED-LLC 200 Cultural Diversity in School
  • ENGL 110 Literature and Ideas
  • ENGL 210 Introduction to Literature
  • GEOS 201 Intro to Oceanography
  • GERMAN 101 Elementary German I
  • GERMAN 102 Elementary German II
  • HIST 100 Themes in World History
  • HIST 101 History of Western Civilization
  • HUM 207 Introduction to Humanities
  • JAPANESE 101 Elementary Japanese
  • KOREAN 101 Elementary Korean
  • PHIL 101 Knowledge and Reality
  • PHIL 102 Classics of Western Philosophy
  • PHIL 103 Moral Problems
  • SPANISH 101 Elementary Spanish I
Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences (DLN)
7-8 credits required (at least one lab course)
  • ANTH 101 Biological Anthropology
  • ANTH 101L Biological Anthropology Lab
  • ANTH 103 Introduction to Archeology
  • ANTH 105 Evolution and Human Behavior
  • BIOL 100 Concepts of Biology
  • BIOL 107 Introduction to Human Biology
  • BIOL 227 Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • CHEM 100 Concepts of Chemistry
  • ENGR 100 Energy for Society
  • ENGR 100L Energy for Society Lab
  • ENVSTD 121 Introduction to Environmental Studies
University Foundations
Mathematics (DLM)
3-4 credits required
  • MATH 123 Quantitative Reasoning
  • MATH 143 College Algebra
  • MATH 160 Survey of Calculus
  • MATH 170 Calculus I
  • MATH 254 Applied Statistics with Computers
Social Sciences (DLS)
6 credits required from two separate fields
  • ANTH 102 Social-Cultural Anthropology
  • ANTH 216 Magic, Witchcraft and Religion
  • CJ 103 Introduction to Law and Justice
  • ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ED-LTCY 203 Film and Contemporary Issues
  • ENGL 202 Introduction to Technical Communication
  • ENVHLTH 102 Global Environmental Health
  • GEOG 102 Cultural Geography
  • HIST 102 History of Western Civilization
  • HIST 111 United States History
  • HIST 112 United States History
  • HIST 121 Eastern Civilization
  • HLTHST 102 Global Environmental Health
  • INTBUS 220 Go Global: You & World Economy
  • KINES 140 Personal Health
  • POLS 101 American National Government
  • PSYC 101 General Psychology
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
  • SOC 102 Social Problems
  • SOC 230 Introduction to Multi-Ethnic Studies
Visual and Performing Arts (DLV)
3 credits required
  • ART 100 Introduction to Art
  • THEA 101 Introduction to Theatre
  • THEA 220 Cinema History and Aesthetics