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Due to the rain predicted, Saturday’s Homecoming Parade has been canceled. The 5K and 1-mile Fun Run will still begin at 6 a.m. on Saturday. The Panther Den and tailgate experience will still take place on Saturday beginning at 12 p.m. outside of the Jonas T. Kennedy Health and Wellness Complex. All indoor activities on Saturday will still occur as scheduled. Homecoming Schedule of Events »
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General Education

2018 General Education Courses 39 credit hours

General education refers to a common core of knowledge designed to provide students with the essential foundation of a liberal arts education and the development of skills and character needed to become engaged citizens and visionary leaders in a global society.

Courses taken to meet general education requirements cannot be counted towards course requirements in a student’s major. The general education curriculum consists of a distribution of 39 semester credit hours.

THE UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCE

5 Credit Hours

COURSE PREFIX

  COURSE TITLE

HOURS

UNIV 101

  Freshman Experience I

3

UNIV 102

  Freshman Experience II

1

ASMB 201

  Sophomore Assembly I

0.5

ASMB 202

  Sophomore Assembly II

0.5


COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION LITERACY

9 Credit Hours

COURSE PREFIX

  COURSE TITLE

HOURS

ENGL 101

  English Composition I

3 (required)

ENGL 102

  English Composition II

3 (required)

Choose 1 course from the following offerings

 

COURSE PREFIX

  COURSE TITLE

HOURS

CSCI 101

  Intro. to Computer Technology

3

ENGL 110/MCOM 110

  Digital Literacy (new course)

3

LDST 210

  Leadership and Communications

3

QUANTITATIVE LITERACY

3 Credit Hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

MATH 111

  College Algebra

3

MATH 112

  Pre-Calculus

3

MATH 116

  Quantitative Reasoning (new course)

3

MATH 201

  Calculus I

3

MATH 205

  Discrete Math

3

 

SCIENTIFIC REASONING

4 credit hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

BIOL 102

  Biology Health and the Environment

3

BIOL 102L

  Biology Lab

1

BIOL 121

  General Biology I

3

BIOL 121L

  General Biology I Lab

1

CHEM 101

  Physical Science

3

CHEM 101L

  Physical Science Lab

1

CHEM 111

  Principles of Chemistry (Computer Science
majors)

3

CHEM 111L

  Principles of Chemistry Lab (Computer Science majors)

1

CHEM 121

  General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 121L

  General Chemistry Lab

1

 

CULTURE

6 credit hours

Social and Behavioral Sciences -Choose 1 course

3 credit hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

BADM 200

  Innovation and Entrepreneurship (new course)

3

CRMJ 200

  Intro. to Criminal Justice

3

ECON 200

  Contemporary Economic Issues

3

GRNT 201

  Intro to Gerontology

3

HLTH308/PSYC 318

  Mental Health

3

PSCI 201

  Intro to Politics

3

PSCI 301

  American Government

3

PSYC 201

  Intro to Psychology

3

SOCI 201

  Intro to Sociology

3

SOCI 202

  Marriage, Kinship and Family

3

The Arts -Choose 1 course

3 Credit Hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

ARTS 200

  Art Appreciation

3

ENGL 201

  Intro to Literature

3


MUSC 203

  Music Appreciation

3

MUSC 204

  Jazz History

3

MUSC 310

  Black Music

3

MUSC 384

  Music History I (music majors)

2

MUSC 385

  Music History II (music majors)

2

MUSC 386

  Music History III (music majors)

2

THEA 211

  Intro to Theatre Arts

3

CULTURAL HUMANITIES

6 credit hours

Africana Studies -Choose 1 course

3 credit hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

AAAS 101

  African American Heritage

3

AAAS 201

  Introduction to African American Studies

3

AAAS 202

  Introduction to African Studies

3

AAAS 301/HIST 301

  African American History to 1865

3

AAAS 302/HIST 302

  African American History after 1865

3

AAAS 303/HIST 203

  African American Women

3

AAAS/HIST 252

  Civil Rights and Black Nationalism [formerly
HIST404, Civil Rights Movements]

3

AAAS/HIST 253

  Low Country Carolina and the Atlantic World   (new course)

3

AAAS 100

  Cultures of the African Diaspora (new course)

3

AAAS 203

  Oral and Literary Traditions of the Africana World (new course)

3

HIST 243

  Race, Labor, and Resistance (new course)

3

Philosophy and Religion  Choose 1 course

3 Credit Hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

RLGN 100

  Introduction to Religion (new course)

3

RLGN/PHIL 200

  Applied Ethics (new course)

3

RLGN 201

 Introduction to Biblical Literature

3

RLGN 312

  Women in Religion

3

PHIL 201

  Introduction to Philosophy

3

 

GLOBAL STUDIES

6 credit hours

COURSE PREFIX

COURSE TITLE

HOURS

AAAS/SPAN 000

  Afro-Hispanic Cultures (new course)

3

AAAS/SPAN 000

  Afro-Hispanic Literatures (new course)

3

Foreign Languages

FREN 101

  Elementary French I

3

 

FREN 102

  Elementary French II

3

 

FREN 203

  Intermediate French I

3

 

SPAN 101

  Elementary Spanish I

3

 

SPAN 102

  Elementary Spanish II

3

 

SPAN 203

  Intermediate Spanish I

3

 

ARAB 101

  Elementary Arabic I

3

 

ARAB 102

  Elementary Arabic II

3

 

CHIN 101

  Elementary Chinese I

3

 

CHIN 102

  Elementary Chinese II

3

 

HNDI 101

  Elementary Hindi I

3

 

HNDI 102

  Elementary Hindi II

3

 

JAPN 101

  Elementary Japanese I

3

 

JAPN 102

  Elementary Japanese II

3

GEOG 201

  World Geography

3

GNST 303

  Intro. to Gender Studies

3


HIST 101

  World History I

3

HIST 102

  World History II

3

HLTH 312

  Nutrition and Cons Health (Global Health Issues)

3

HLTH 330

  Contemporary Health Problems (Global Health Issues)

3

LDST 200

  Foundations of Leadership

3

RLGN 202

  Introduction to (the) Black Church Experience (s) (new course)

3

RLGN 406

  World Religions

3

SHSS 201

  Cultural Immersion Experience in the Humanities

3


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