First Year and Pre-Major Program (FYPP)

Autumn DCX


A required course for all first year and pre-major students, the Autumn DCX will help students transition into UWB; develop skills in writing and communication, information literacy, quantitative literacy and academic integrity; and foster connections across academic disciplines and between the classroom and wider world. 

  • Area of Knowledge: The Discovery Core Experience courses meet UWB Areas of Knowledge requirement such as "Visual, Literary, and Performaing Arts" (VLPA), "Individuals & Society" (I&S) and "Natuaral World" (NW). You may also see a designation for Writing (W), Composition (C) or Diversity (DIV). 
  • Credits: 5-credits

Autumn DCX Courses Currently Offered

To find out which DCX courses are being offered this Spring, please explore our "60-Second Syllabi" below. These offer you quick snapshots of each of our courses, the faculty teaching them, and the kinds of experiences you can expect while taking them.