Core (COR) Courses

Descriptions of courses offered to meet CORE Curriculum

COR 1103 Orientation to Learning

Three hours

Prepares students to locate and use resources available to online and hybrid learners and introduces the Christian worldview unique to JBU. The distinctive characteristics of adult learners are explored and students identify their individual strengths through the StrengthsQuest Assessment instrument. Offered in online and hybrid formats.

Offered fall, spring, summer semesters

COR 2101 Credit for Prior Learning

One hour

This course explores techniques for the development of a credit for prior learning portfolio and preparation for completing a degree. Topics covered include graduation requirements, educational goals, testing for credit, Learning Theory, and methods of documenting experiential learning. Graded “S or U.”

Offered fall, spring semesters

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