Call for Course Proposals for the Marquette Core Curriculum


Call for Methods of Inquiry Courses- deadline October 15th

Call for Engaging Social Systems and Values Courses- final proposals due October 20th

Call for Discovery Courses*- see list of Discovery Themes, proposal deadline November 20th

Call for Writing Intensive Requirement*- deadline October 20th

*Note the Disocvery Course and Writing Intensive calls have been revised from previously posted versions


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Summary of Key Dates

Foundation Courses Guidelines Foundation Courses will be single course offerings and will be developed by the Theology, Philosophy, and English departments. The guidelines are attached here for reference.

Marquette Core Curriculum as approved by University Academic Senate and Board of Trustees with Appendices.

One page summary of Core Curriculum


For more information, please review the following resources. Questions may be directed to Dr. Sarah Feldner, Director of the Marquette Core Curriculum,


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About the revision

In May 2015, President Michael R. Lovell and Provost Dan Myers issued a campus-wide charge to revise and revitalize the University Core of Common Studies in light of 21st-century pedagogical research and our continuing commitment to Jesuit higher education.

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