First Year Seminar (FYS) Course Descriptions

Augustana’s First-Year Seminar (FYS) is a two-semester program that serves to orient you to academics and campus life at AU.

FYS 110: First Year Seminar I (4 credit hours) MWF 10:20-11:30
These courses are designed to develop students’ abilities in writing, critical thinking, and information literacy through critical inquiry on a specific topic. FYS 110 courses also include an orientation component to help students adjust to Augustana and learn about resources and opportunities that are available.

First Year Seminar Fall 2021 Course Descriptions