University Courses

Undergraduate Course Numbering Systems

Course Symbols and Abbreviations

Subject Area Codes (Course Prefixes)

Subject area codes are two- or three-letter prefixes to the numbers used to identify courses offered by the University. The following index iden­tifies the subject content of these codes and provides links to the webpages where courses may be found; courses are indexed both by Subject Area Codes and by subject content. Courses not listed in this bulletin may be found in the Graduate Bulletin, for which a link is provided in the side-panel menu.

Courses Indexed Alphabetically by Subject

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - R - S - T - U 

A

ACC — Accounting Courses (ACC)

ACO — Art Core Courses (ACO)

ACR — Art: Ceramics Courses (ACR)

ACS — Art: Special Art Courses (ACS)

ADE — Art: Design Courses (ADE)

ADR — Art: Drawing Courses (ADR)

AED — Art Education, Visual, Courses (AED)

AET — Alternative Energy Technologies Courses (AET)

AFA — Art: Design and Merchandising Courses (AFA)

AFI — Art: Fibers Courses (AFI)

AFS — Africana Studies Courses (AFS)

AGD — Art: Graphic Design Courses (AGD)

A H — Art History Courses (A H)

AIA — Art: Interior Design Courses (AIA)

AID — Art: Industrial Design Courses (AID)

AIN — Art: Interdisciplinary Electronic Arts Courses (AIN)

AME — Art: Metalsmithing Courses (AME)

AN — Anesthesia (see Graduate Bulletin)

ANA — Anatomy (see Gradaute Bulletin)

ANT — Anthropology Courses (ANT)

APA — Art: Painting Courses (APA)

APH — Art: Photography Courses (APH)

APX — Academic Pathway Excellence Course (APX) 

APR — Art: Printmaking Courses (APR)

ARB — Arabic Courses (ARB)

ARM — Armenian Courses (ARM)

ASL — Art: Sculpture Courses (ASL)

ASN — Asian Studies Courses (ASN)

AST — Astronomy Courses (AST)

AUD — Audiology Courses (AUD)

B

B A — Business Administration Courses (B A)

BBE — Bilingual/Bicultural Education Courses (BBE)

B E — Basic Engineering Courses (B E)

BIO — Biology Courses (BIO)

BLW — Business Law Courses (BLW)

BMB — Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (see Graduate Bulletin)

BME — Biomedical Engineering Courses (BME)

BMS — Biomedical Sciences (see Graduate Bulletin)

C

C B — Cancer Biology (see Graduate Bulletin)

C E — Civil Engineering Courses (C E)

CED — Counseling Education (see Graduate Bulletin)

CHE — Chemical Engineering Courses (CHE)

CHI — Chinese Courses (CHI)

CHM — Chemistry Courses (CHM)

CLA — Classics Courses in English (CLA)

CLS — Clinical Laboratory Science Courses (CLS)

C M — Community Medicine (see Graduate Bulletin)

CMT — Construction Management Technology Courses (CMT)

COM — Communication Courses (COM)

CRJ — Criminal Justice Courses (CRJ)

CSC — Computer Science Courses (CSC)

CTE — Career and Technical Education Courses (CTE)

D

DNC — Dance Courses (DNC)

D R — Dispute Resolution Courses (D R)

 

E

ECE — Electrical and Computer Engineering Courses (ECE)

ECO — Economics Courses (ECO)

ED — Education Courses (ED)

EDA — Education Administration (see Graduate Bulletin)

EDP — Educational Psychology Courses (EDP)

EDS — Educational Sociology (see Graduate Bulletin)

EED — English Education Courses (EED)

EER — Educational Evaluation and Research (see Graduate Bulle­tin)

EET — Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology Courses (EET)

EHP — Educational History and Philosophy Course (EHP)

ELE — Elementary Education Courses (ELE)

ELI — English Language Institute Courses (ELI)

ENG — English Courses (ENG)

EPS — Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (see Graduate Bulletin)

E T — Engineering Technology Courses (E T)

ETT — Electric Transportation Technology Courses (ETT)

EVE — Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering (EVE)

F

FIN — Finance Courses (FIN)

FPC — Art: Fine Arts Courses, Multidisciplinary (FPC)

FPH — Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences (see Graduate Bulletin)

FRE — French Courses in English Translation (FRE)

FRE — French Courses (FRE)

G

GCC — Greenfield Coalition Chemistry Courses (GCC)

GCE — Greenfield Coalition Engineering Courses (GCE)

GCF — Greenfield Coalition Fundamentals Courses (GCF)

GCL — Greenfield Coalition Liberal Arts Courses (GCL)

GCM — Greenfield Coalition Mathematics Courses (GCM)

GCS — Greenfield Coalition Science Courses (GCS)

GCT — Greenfield Coalition Technology Courses (GCT)

GSW — Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Courses (GSW)

GEL — Geology Courses (GEL)

GER — German Cultural Studies in English (GER)

GER — German Courses (GER)

GKA — Greek Courses: Ancient Greek (GKA)

GKM — Greek, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies Courses In English Translation (GKM)

GKM — Greek Courses: Modern Greek (GKM)

GPH — Geography Courses (GPH)

GSC — Global Supply Chain Management Courses (GSC)

H

H E — Health Education Courses (H E)

HEB — Hebrew Courses (HEB)

HED — Higher Education (see Graduate Bulletin)

HIS — History Courses (HIS)

HON — Honors Courses (HON)

HWM — Hazardous Waste Management (see Graduate Bulletin)

I

IBS — Interdisciplinary Biomedical Science (see Graduate Bulletin)

I E — Industrial Engineering Courses (I E)

IHS — Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Courses (IHS)

I M — Immunology and Microbiology (see Graduate Bulletin)

I R — Industrial Relations (see Graduate Bulletin)

ISM — Information Systems Management Courses (ISM)

I T — Instructional Technology Courses (I T)

ITA — Italian In English Translation Courses (ITA)

ITA — Italian Courses (ITA)

J

JPN — Japanese Courses (JPN)

K

KHS — Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Studies Courses (KHS)

KIN — Kinesiology Courses (KIN)

L

LAS — Latino/a and Latin American Studies Courses (LAS)

LAT — Latin Courses (LAT)

LBS — Labor Studies Courses (LBS)

LED — Language Education Courses (LED)

LEX — Law Courses (see Graduate Bulletin)

LFA — Lifestyle Fitness Activities Courses (LFA)

LGL — Language Learning Courses (LGL)

LIN — Linguistics Courses (LIN)

LIS — Library and Information Science Courses (see Graduate Bul­letin)

M

MAE — Mathematics Education Courses (MAE)

MAT — Mathematics Courses (MAT)

MBG — Molecular Biology and Genetics (see Graduate Bulletin)

MCT — Mechanical Engineering Technology Courses (MCT)

MD1 — Medical Doctor Courses - First Year (See Graduate Bulletin)

MD2 — Medical Doctor Courses - Second Year (See Graduate Bulle­tin)

MD3 — Medical Doctor Courses - Third Year (See Graduate Bulletin)

MD4 — Medical Doctor Courses - Fourth Year (See Graduate Bulle­tin)

MDR — Medical Research (see Graduate Bulletin)

M E — Mechanical Engineering Courses (M E)

MED — Music Education Courses (MED)

MGT — Management Courses (MGT)

MIT — Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering Technology Courses (MIT)

MKT — Marketing Courses (MKT)

M S — Mortuary Science Courses (M S)

MSE — Materials Science Courses (MSE)

MTX — Molecular and Cellular Technology (see Graduate Bulletin)

MUA — Music Ensembles and General Courses (MUA)

MUH — Music History Courses (MUH)

MUP — Music Private Instruction Courses (MUP)

MUT — Music Theory Courses (MUT)

N

N E — Near Eastern Studies Courses (N E)

NFS — Nutrition and Food Science Courses (NFS)

NUR — Nursing Courses (NUR)

O

OBG — Obstetrics and Gynecology (see Graduate Bulletin)

OEH — Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences
   (see Graduate Bulletin)

O T — Occupational Therapy Courses (O T)

P

PAS — Physician Assistant Studies (see Graduate Bulletin)

PCS — Peace and Conflict Studies Courses (PCS)

PHA — Pharmacy Courses (PHA)

PHC — Pharmacology (Medicine) (see Graduate Bulletin)

PHI — Philosophy Courses (PHI)

PHY — Physics Courses (PHY)

POL — Polish Cultural Studies in English (POL)

POL — Polish Courses (POL)

PPR — Pharmacy Practice Courses (PPR)

P S — Political Science Courses (P S)

PSC — Pharmaceutical Sciences Courses (PSC)

PSL — Physiology (see Graduate Bulletin

PSY — Psychology Courses (PSY)

P T — Physical Therapy Courses (P T)

PTH — Pathology (see Graduate Bulletin)

PYC — Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences (see Graduate Bulletin)

R

RAD — Radiology (see Graduate Bulletin)

RAS — Radiologist Assistant Studies (see Graduate Bulletin)

RCI — Rehabilitation Counseling and Community Inclusion
       (see Graduate Bulletin)

RDT — Radiologic Technology Courses (RDT)

RLL — Reading, Language and Literature Education Courses (RLL)

ROC — Radiation Oncology (see Graduate Bulletin)

R S — Rehabilitation Sciences (see Graduate Bulletin)

R T — Radiation Therapy Technology Courses (R T)

RUS — Russian Cultural Studies in English (RUS)

RUS — Russian Courses (RUS)

S

SCE — Science Education Courses (SCE)

SCP — Scientific Computing Program (see Graduate Bulletin)

SED — Special Education Courses (SED)

SLA — Slavic Cultural Studies in English (SLA)

SLP — Speech-Language Pathology Courses (SLP)

SOC — Sociology Courses (SOC)

SPA — Spanish in English Translation Courses (SPA)

SPA — Spanish Courses (SPA)

SSE — Social Studies Education Courses (SSE)

STA — Statistics Course (STA)

STE — Sustainable Engineering Technology (see Graduate Bulletin)

S W — Social Work Courses (S W)

SWA — Swahili Courses (SWA)

SYE — Systems Engineering (see Graduate Bulletin)

T

TED —Teacher Education Division Courses (TED)

THR —Theatre Courses (THR)

U

U P — Urban Planning Courses (U P)

U S — Urban Studies Courses (U S)

UCS University Counseling Services Courses (UCS)

UKR — Ukrainian Courses (UKR)

UKR — Ukrainian Cultural Studies in English (UKR)

Courses Indexed Alphabetically by Subject

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - R - S - T - U - W

A

Academic Pathway Excellence Course (APX)

Accounting Courses (ACC)

Africana Studies Courses (AFS)

Alternative Energy Technologies Courses (AET)

Anatomy and Cell Biology (ANA) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Anesthesia (AN) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Anthropology Courses (ANT)

Art: Ceramics Courses (ACR)

Art Core Courses (ACO)

Art: Design Courses (ADE)

Art: Drawing Courses (ADR)

Art Education, Visual, Courses (AED)

Art: Design and Merchandising Courses (AFA)

Art: Fibers Courses (AFI)

Art: Fine Arts Courses, Multidisciplinary (FPC)

Art: Graphic Design Courses (AGD)

Art History Courses (A H)

Art: Industrial Design Courses (AID)

Art: Interdisciplinary Electronic Arts Courses (AIN)

Art: Interior Design Courses (AIA)

Art: Metalsmithing Courses (AME)

Art: Painting Courses (APA)

Art: Photography Courses (APH)

Art: Printmaking Courses (APR)

Art: Sculpture Courses (ASL)

Art: Special Art Courses (ACS)

Arabic Courses (ARB)

Armenian Courses (ARM)

Asian Studies Courses (ASN)

Astronomy Courses (AST)

Audiology Courses (AUD)

B

Basic Engineering Courses (B E)

Basic Medical Sciences (BMS) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Bilingual/Bicultural Education Courses (BBE)

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Biology Courses (BIO)

Biomedical Sciences, Interdisciplinary (IBS) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Business Administration Courses (B A)

Business Law Courses (BLW)

C

Cancer Biology (C B) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Career and Technical Education Courses (CTE)

Chemical Engineering Courses (CHE)

Chemistry Courses (CHM)

Chinese Courses (CHI)

Civil Engineering Courses (C E)

Classics Courses in English (CLA)

Clinical Laboratory Science Courses (CLS)

Communication Courses (COM)

Computer Science Courses (CSC)

Computing, Scientific (SCP) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Construction Management Technology Courses (CMT)

Counseling Education (CED) see Graduate Bulletin)

Counseling Service; see University Counseling Services Courses (UCS)

Criminal Justice Courses (CRJ)

D

Dance Courses (DNC)

Dispute Resolution Courses (D R)

E

Economics Courses (ECO)

Education Courses (ED)

Education Administration (EDA) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Educational Evaluation and Research (EER) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Educational History and Philosophy Course (EHP)

Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (EPS) (see Graduate Bul­letin)

Educational Psychology Courses (EDP)

Educational Sociology (EDS) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Electric Transportation Technology Courses (ETT)

Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering (EVE)

Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology Courses (EET)

Electrical and Computer Engineering Courses (ECE)

Elementary Education Courses (ELE)

English Courses (ENG)

English Education Courses (EED)

English Language Institute Courses (ELI)

Engineering Technology Courses (E T)

Energy Technology: see Alternative Energy Technologies Courses (AET)

F

Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences (FPH) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Finance Courses (FIN)

Fine Arts: see Art: Fine Arts Courses, Multidisciplinary (FPC)

French Courses in English Translation (FRE)

French Courses (FRE)

G

Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Courses (GSW)

Geology Courses (GEL)

Geography Courses (GPH)

German Cultural Studies in English (GER), German Courses (GER)

Global Supply Chain Management Courses (GSC)

Greek Courses: Ancient Greek (GKA)

Greek, Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies Courses In English Translation (GKM)

Greek Courses: Modern Greek (GKM)

Greenfield Coalition Chemistry Courses (GCC)

Greenfield Coalition Engineering Courses (GCE)

Greenfield Coalition Fundamentals Courses (GCF)

Greenfield Coalition Liberal Arts Courses (GCL)

Greenfield Coalition Mathematics Courses (GCM)

Greenfield Coalition Science Courses (GCS)

Greenfield Coalition Technology Courses (GCT)

H

Health Education Courses (H E)

Hebrew Courses (HEB)

History Courses (HIS)

Honors Courses (HON)

I

Immunology and Microbiology (I M) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Industrial Engineering Courses (I E)

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences Courses (IBS): see Graduate Bulletin

Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Courses (IHS)

Instructional Technology Courses (I T)

Italian In English Translation Courses (ITA)

Italian Courses (ITA)

J

Japanese Courses (JPN)

K

Kinesiology Courses (KIN)

Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Studies Courses (KHS)

L

Labor Studies Courses (LBS)

Language Education Courses (LED)

Language Learning Courses (LGL)

Latin Courses (LAT)

Latino/a and Latin American Studies Courses (LAS)

Law Courses (LEX) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Library and Information Science Courses (LIS) (see Graduate Bulle­tin)

Lifestyle Fitness Activities Courses (LFA)

Linguistics Courses (LIN)

M

Management Courses (MGT)

Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering Technology Courses (MIT)

Marketing Courses (MKT)

Materials Science Courses (MSE)

Mathematics Courses (MAT)

Mathematics Education Courses (MAE)

Mechanical Engineering Courses (M E)

Mechanical Engineering Technology Courses (MCT)

Medical Doctor (M D Program Courses) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Medical Research (MDR) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Molecular and Cellular Technology (MTX) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Molecular Biology and Genetics (MBG) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Mortuary Science Courses (M S)

Music Education Courses (MED)

Music Ensembles and General Courses (MUA)

Music History Courses (MUH)

Music Private Instruction Courses (MUP)

Music Theory Courses (MUT)

N

Near Eastern Studies Courses (N E)

Nutrition and Food Science Courses (NFS)

Nursing Courses (NUR)

O

Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBG) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences (OEH) (see Grad­uate Bulletin)

Occupational Therapy Courses (O T)

P

Pathology (PTH) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Peace and Conflict Studies Courses (PCS)

Pediatrics Courses (see Graduate Bulletin)

Pharmaceutical Sciences Courses (PSC)

Pharmacology (Medicine) (PHC) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Pharmacy Courses (PHA)

Pharmacy Practice Courses (PPR)

Philosophy Courses (PHI)

Physical Therapy Courses (P T)

Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Physics Courses (PHY)

Physiology (PSL) (see Graduate Bulletin

Polish Courses (POL)

Polish Cultural Studies in English (POL)

Political Science Courses (P S)

Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences (PYC) (see Graduate Bul­letin)

Psychology Courses (PSY)

R

Radiation Oncology (ROC) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Radiation Therapy Technology Courses (R T)

Radiologic Technology Courses (RDT)

Radiologist Assistant Studies (RAS) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Radiology (RAD) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Reading, Language and Literature Education Courses (RLL)

Rehabilitation Counseling and Community Inclusion (see Graduate Bulletin)

Rehabilitation Sciences (R S) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Russian Courses (RUS)

Russian Cultural Studies in English (RUS)

S

Science Education Courses (SCE)

Scientific Computing Program (SCP) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Science Multidisciplinary Courses (SCI) (see Graduate Bulletin)

Slavic Cultural Studies in English (SLA)

Social Studies Education Courses (SSE)

Social Work Courses (S W)

Sociology Courses (SOC)

Spanish Courses (SPA)

Spanish in English Translation Courses (SPA)

Special Education Courses (SED)

Speech-Language Pathology Courses (SLP)

Statistics Course (STA)

Swahili Courses (SWA)

Sustainable Engineering (see Graduate Bulletin)

Systems Engineering (see Graduate Bulletin)

T

Teacher Education Division Courses (TED)

Theatre Courses (THR)

U

Ukrainian Courses (UKR)

Ukrainian Cultural Studies in English (UKR)

University Counseling Services Courses (UCS)

Urban Planning Courses (U P)

Urban Studies Courses (U S)

W

Women’s Studies: see Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies Courses (GSW)

 

Undergraduate Course Numbering Systems

For the College of Education

0000-4999 — Undergraduate credit only.

5000-6999 — Undergraduate or graduate credit.

For Pharmacy Departments

0000-2999 — Preprofessional Courses.

3000-3999 — First Professional Year Courses.

4000-4999 — Second Professional Year Courses.

5000-5999 — Third Professional Year Courses.

6000-6999 — Undergraduate/Graduate Courses.

For All Other Schools and Colleges

0000-0999 — No degree credit; graded S and U.

— School of Business Administration: Elementary courses auxiliary to the usual academic program.

— College of Engineering: Orientation courses.

1000-1999 — Primarily freshman courses; open to all undergradu­ates.

2000-2999 — Primarily freshman and sophomore courses; open to all undergraduates who have completed course prerequisites.

— School of Business Administration: Primarily junior college courses.

— College of Engineering: Lower division courses; open to all under­graduates.

3000-4999 — Junior and senior courses; undergraduate credit.
(Ordinarily freshmen and sophomores will not be permitted to regis­ter for these courses.)

— College of Engineering: Upper division courses.

5000-6999 — Junior and senior courses; undergraduate and gradu­ate credit.

Course Symbols and Abbreviations

Course Offering Frequency: Parenthetical letters at the end of course descriptions identify the term and frequency courses will be offered.

(T) — Offered every term
(Y) — Offered at least once every academic year
   (Fall or Winter, not Spring/Summer)
(F) — Offered Fall Term
(W) — Offered Winter Term
(S) — Offered Spring/Summer Term
(B) — Offered every other year
(I) — Offered irregularly

Course Activity: The following abbreviations used in some Courses of Instruction sections indicate the basic instructional mode (or modes) of certain courses. The number following the abbreviation indicates the number of clock hours per week assigned to that mode:

CLN — Clinic
DSC — Discussion
FLD — Field
IND — Individual
LAB — Laboratory
LCT — Lecture
OTH — Other
QUZ — Quiz
SMR — Seminar
STD — Studio
T V — Television

Cr. Credit: The amount of credit indicated by the number or numbers following the abbreviation.

Max. Maximum: Course may be re-elected to the maximum credit indicated.

Prereq. Prerequisite: Course must be preceded by the indicated course or courses or other requirements.

Coreq. Corequisite: Course must be accompanied by the indicated course or courses.

Cross-listed courses may be taken for major credit in more than one department, as indicated by cross-references which appear in parentheses either before or after the title. In registering for cross-listed courses, the student should be certain that he/she has desig­nated the department and course number under which he/she wishes to earn the credit.