The da Vinci

A two semester learning community

  • Explore how science influences, and is influenced by multiple aspects of society
  • Develop critical thinking skills
  • Think about your role as a contributor and consumer of science
  • Design your own research project
  • Succeed in taking 15 credit hours per semester
  • Complete most or all of your General Education requirements
  • Engage with committed instructors
  • Have access to peer advisors, students success advocates, a librarian and an advisor
  • Get a certificate on your transcript

4 easy steps to plan all your classes for the semester!

Fall 2017

1. Sign up for The da Vinci Learning Community (SF) SCI 2010 T,H 10:45-12:05

2. Select One HF course from this list

PHIL 3520 Bioethics (3)
COMM 1270 Analysis of Argument (3)

3. Select One BF course from this list

CMP 2010 Intro to Urban Ecology (3)
ENVST 2100 Intro to Environment & Sustainability (3)
GNDR 1100 Gender and Social Change (3)

4. Pick 2 more classes of your choice for a total of 15 credits (we recommend math and writing)

 

Spring 2018

1. Sign up for The da Vinci Learning Community (SF) UGS 2011 T,H 10:45-12:05

2. Select One FF course from this list

DES 2615 Intro to Design Thinking (3)
ART 2060-005 Non Major Digital Photography (3)

3. Select One HF course from this list

PHIL 3310 Science & Society (3)
COMM 3040-001 Communication & Relationships (3)

4. Pick 2 more classes of your choice for a total of 15 credits (we recommend math,  writing, or american institutions)

To learn more about BlockU or to schedule an appointment with the BlockU Advisor, please contact Academic Advising Center at 801-581-8146.

How to Sign Up

 
Student Success Advocate:



Librarian: Shane Wallace
shane.wallace@utah.edu

Peer Mentor: Katie Stokes
katieannestokes@gmail.com

Fall Syllabi

SCI 2010-001

ENVST 2100-001

GNDR 1100-001

PHIL 3520-001

COMM 1270-001

COMM 1270-092