Interdisciplinary Studies - Office of the Provost (INPR)

INPR 0081. College Mathematics. 0 Hours.

Covers the laws of exponents; roots; linear, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and operations of functions. Emphasizes understanding and manipulating these basic functions and their inverses and compositions. If time permits, additional topics such as complex numbers and matrices are also covered. Prereq. Torch Scholars only.

INPR 0082. Academic Writing and Critical Reading. 0 Hours.

Involves a thorough examination of writing as a means of self-expression and refining one’s thinking to achieve academic success at the college level. Rests on the assumption that good writers are good readers; therefore, emphasizes developing critical reading strategies in order to interpret texts based on content, meaning, and style. Offers students an opportunity to experience breaking down, processing, taking notes on, and reflecting on the types of challenging texts ahead of them in the college years. Prereq. Torch Scholars only.

INPR 1100. University Scholars Seminar on Innovation and Research. 0 Hours.

Offers a weekly seminar designed to introduce University Scholars to the most innovative research, best ideas, and provocative people at Northeastern. Prereq. University Scholars only.