Principles underlying the Foundation Program
All students at Quest University Canada take 16 required courses in their first four terms. These blocks constitute the Foundation Program. The program is designed to:
» provide a breadth of knowledge about the world and our place in it;
The foundation program consists of 16 courses in all - the Cornerstone, Rhetoric, and Question blocks, and 13 courses from across the disciplines meant to introduce students to the breadth of human knowledge.
The Cornerstone block is the first course that all students take upon entering Quest. Teams of faculty members select topics and design the courses. These may change from year to year, and reflect interdisciplinary areas of expertise and interest not directly addressed elsewhere in the curriculum.
The Cornerstone block is not simply a first course in a traditional field of study but, rather, a preparation for the unique educational journey provided by Quest. This essential building block serves as:
» an introduction to the fast-paced and intensive one-block-at-a-time curriculum model;
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