Sample FTS Courses

FTS courses introduce students to critical thinking and a discussion of values, and develops oral and written communication skills, through an investigation of a variety of topics. Some recent examples include...

Losing My Religion, Fall 2012 - Taught by Assistant Professor of Religion Sarah Ruble, this course examines religious skeptics and skepticism in America

Why Multi Matters, Fall 2012 - Taught by Associate Professor of English Becky Fremo, this course examines what it means to be "multi" (multilingual, multicultural, multiliterate) in our culture

Justice and Equity in the Workplace, Fall 2012 - Taught by Assistant Professor of Economics and Management Kristian Braekkan, this course examines the employment relationship

Science and Religion, Fall 2012 - Taught by Associate Professor of Chemistry Scott Bur, this course examines the tensions between science and religion

Stories from the Source, Fall 2012 - Taught by Professor of English Eric Eliason, this course examines the ways artists, poets, novelists, philosophers and others have told or reprepresented stories they find in the Bible