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Bi 105: Old Testament Messages

1 cr.

A study of the unfolding theme of the Bible as it is revealed through the messages of the Pentateuch and the history, poetry and prophecy books of the Old Testament. Emphases include creation, the relationship of the legal material to Christians and the practical application of the messages of these 39 books to the Christian life.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4

Bi 109: New Testament Messages

1 cr.

The unfolding theme of the Bible as it is revealed through the messages of the New Testament books, with continued emphasis on the practical application of the central themes of the inspired writers to the Christian life.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 cr.

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: En 101, Placement Test or ACT 26+.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: May 18 – June 27
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 3
  • Information for High School Students: En 102 requires an English ACT score of 26 or higher, a passing grade in En 101, or an acceptable score on BJU's English placement test. If an ACT score is not available, the placement test should be completed.
  • Note: This online class is not recommended for ESL students.

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 cr.

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisite: En 102.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: May 18 – June 27
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 4
  • Note: This online class is not recommended for ESL students.

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 cr.

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: May 18 – June 27
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 cr.

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women's studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: May 18 – June 27
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

Ma 105: Transcendental Functions

3 cr.

A review of exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their graphs and sequences and series. Suggested calculator: TI 83, 84, Nspire, 89 or Nspire CAS.

Prerequisites: Ma 103, ACT 26-30, or Math Placement.

  • Dates: January 14 – May 2
  • Register by: January 7
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

Bi 230: Hermeneutics

2 cr.

A study of the principles of Bible interpretation, including the history of interpretation; historical, grammatical, literary, theological interpretation; issues related to the various kinds of biblical material (narrative, wisdom, prophetic, didactic); figures of speech, types, etc.; Covenant Theology and Dispensational Theology.

Prerequisites: Bi 109, Bi 105.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 cr.

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: En 101, Placement Test or ACT 26+.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 cr.

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisite: En 102.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

En 205: American Literature 1607-1865

3 cr.

A historical and critical survey of American literature from colonial times to 1865.

Prerequisite: En 103.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 cr.

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 cr.

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women's studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

Ma 101: Basic College Mathematics

3 cr.

A survey course. Topics include real number system expressions and equations emphasizing practical elementary mathematics. Required of students with math ACT below 18. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: Math ACT Below 18 or Math Placement.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11

Ma 103: College Algebra

3 cr.

Review of elementary algebra. Stress on the concept of relation and function, algebraic functions and their graphs. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: Ma 102, ACT 20-25, or Math Placement.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11

Mu 225: Appreciation of Music

2 cr.

Provides the necessary background for the appreciation of music by a general survey of aesthetic and formalistic principles in music and their sociological and historical implications. Guided listening. Not applicable toward major or minor.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

Ph 200: Themes in Western Thought

3 cr.

Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance in Western thought from Socrates onward.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

SSE 200: Foundations of Economics

3 cr.

Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual's role as a decision-maker within that economy.

  • Dates: May 18 – June 27
  • Register by: May 11
  • Next offered: June 29 – August 8

Bi 109: New Testament Messages

1 cr.

The unfolding theme of the Bible as it is revealed through the messages of the New Testament books, with continued emphasis on the practical application of the central themes of the inspired writers to the Christian life.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

En 102: Composition & Rhetoric

3 cr.

Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: En 101, Placement Test or ACT 26+.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

En 103: Composition & Literature

3 cr.

Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisite: En 102.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

En 202: British Literature to 1688

3 cr.

A historical and critical survey of British literature from Beowulf to 1688.

Prerequisite: En 103.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 cr.

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 cr.

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women's studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Ma 102: Intermediate College Mathematics

3 cr.

Continuation of Ma 101 that emphasizes practical elementary mathematics applying the techniques of algebra. Not applicable toward a major or minor.

Prerequisites: Ma 101,Math ACT 18-19, Placement Tst.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Ma 105: Transcendental Functions

3 cr.

A review of exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their graphs and sequences and series. Suggested calculator: TI 83, 84, Nspire, 89 or Nspire CAS.

Prerequisites: Ma 103, ACT 26-30, or Math Placement.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Mu 225: Appreciation of Music

2 cr.

Provides the necessary background for the appreciation of music by a general survey of aesthetic and formalistic principles in music and their sociological and historical implications. Guided listening. Not applicable toward major or minor.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Ph 200: Themes in Western Thought

3 cr.

Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance in Western thought from Socrates onward.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

SSE 200: Foundations of Economics

3 cr.

Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual's role as a decision-maker within that economy.

  • Dates: June 29 – August 8
  • Register by: June 22

Courses for high school juniors and seniors

Are you interested in taking online classes for college credit? View our list of college courses for high school students. If you would like to take courses in residence, we offer a number of courses on our campus in Greenville, SC. Contact our Admission office to learn more.

Taking English or math 100-level courses?

High school students interested in taking a 100-level Math or English class (for example, Ma 101, Ma 102, En 102) should send their ACT scores to Admission prior to registering. BJU requires these scores to ensure that each of our students is placed into the appropriate class and given the best opportunity to succeed. If an ACT score is not available, a placement test should be completed. Please contact your admission counselor to schedule a placement test.