General Education: Archway Curriculum

General Education: Archway Curriculum

Archway Curriculum

The general education requirements have been revised.
These General Education Requirements are for First-Year students starting in Fall 2014 or later, and Transfer students starting in Fall 2016 and later. Any student starting prior to the previously stated dates follows the "Preparing for Global Citizenship" curriculum.

A. Archway Seminar

All students will take:

B. First Year Writing

All students will choose two of the following courses:

Or a student can take ENG 1030FYW Writing and the Creative Arts for 4 credit hours.

C. Modern Language Literacy

All students will take one of the following courses:

D. Math Problem Solving

All students will choose at least 3 credits from the following courses:

E. Natural Science Lab

All students will take at least 4 credits (including a lab) from the following courses:

F. Social Science

All students will take at least 3 credits from the following courses:

G. Performance and Creative Arts

All students will take at least 3 credits from the following courses:

H. Integrative Core

All students may choose one 18 hour Thread or two 9 hour Threads.
In each thread, students must take courses from at least two different levels: 1000, 2000, 3000, 4000.

I. Writing-Instructive

All students must take three Writing Instructive courses from the following:
At least one course must be at the 3000-level or 4000-level.

J. Discourse/Speaking Instructive

All students must choose either 3 Speaking-Instructive or 2 Speaking-Instructive and 1 Discourse-Instructive course from the following:
At least one course must be at the 3000-level or 4000-level.

Discourse-Instructive:

Speaking-Instructive:

K. Diversity-Instructive

All students must choose 1 course designated as Global Diversity issues and 1 course designated as U.S. Diversity issues from the following:

Global Diversity

United States Diversity

L. Experiential Learning

All students must complete the Exploratory experience (which usually requires at least 20 hours within the first two years at Nebraska Wesleyan University) and the Intensive experience (which usually requires at least 45 hours and is usually taken within the last two years at Nebraska Wesleyan University or a student can choose to take two "Intensive Experiences" to fulfil this requirement.

Exploratory Experience

Intensive Experience