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Mathematics and Science Options for the UIW Core Curriculum

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Options for the Mathematics Requirement in the Core Curriculum:

Schools

Programs

Math

1304

Math 1306

Math 1308

Math 2303

HEB School of Business and Administration

All students must complete College Algebra (or a higher level mathematics course) with a grade of C or better. While higher-level math classes are acceptable, the Dean and the faculty prefer that students take MATH 1304 College Algebra.

Yes

No

No

No

College of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences

ARTS

Yes

HR2

Yes

Yes

CRJU (Criminal Justice)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

CLST (Cultural Studies)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

ENGL (English)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

GOVT (Government)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

HIST (History)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

INST (International Affairs)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

MUSI (Music)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

MUST (Music Industry Studies)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

MUTH (Music Therapy)

No

No

No

Yes

PMIN (Pastoral Ministry)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

PHIL (Philosophy)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

PSYC  (Psychology)

Yes

No

No

Yes

RELS (Religious Studies)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SOCI (Sociology)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SPAN (Spanish)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

THAR (Theatre Arts)

Yes

R1

Yes

Yes

         

Dreeben School of Education:

Education majors have to take MATH 1304 College Algebra to fulfill their Core requirement. In addition, EC4 majors have to take MATH 2374 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers and MATH 2375 Mathematics & Science Pedagogy for Elementary Teachers.

Yes

No

No

No

Feik School of Pharmacy:

All Students have to take MATH 1311 Pre-Calculus, MATH 2312 Calculus and MATH 2303 Intro to Probability & Statistics. The pre-requisites for MATH 1311 are a sufficiently high score on SAT, UIW mathematics placement test, or MATH 1304 College Algebra.

Pre-requisite

No

No

Yes

School of 
Media & Design:

Computer Information Systems

Prefer MATH 2303 (is in the degree plan) but will accept any of the other MATH classes as transfer.

No

No

Yes

R1

Communication Arts, 3D Animation and Game Design, and Interior Design

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

 Fashion Management

Yes 

No 

No

No 

 Graphic Design

Yes 

 Yes

No

No 

School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

BIOLOGY

Yes

No

No

Yes

All other programs

Yes

No

No

No

School of Nursing & Health Professions:

Athletic Training

Yes

No

No 

No

Nuclear Medicine

Yes

No

No

Yes

Nursing

No

No

No

Yes

Kinesiology

Yes

Yes (Non-Cert & Trainer only)

 

No

No

 

 R1: Recommended

HR2: Highly Recommended

       

 

 

  

Core Requirements for Sciences (4 credit hours)

Students may choose one of the following:

BIOL

1401 Diversity of Life and Lab
BIOL 1402 Unity of Life and Lab
BIOL 2321/2121 Anatomy and Physiology and Lab
CHEM 1405 Science in Everyday Life
ENSC 1410 Introduction to Environmental Science
ENSC 3420H Human Dominated Ecosystems (Honors Students Only)
GEOL 1401 Physical Geology
GEOL 1311/1111 World Geography together and Lab
GEOL 1321/1112 Physical Geography and Lab
GEOL 1402 Historical Geology
GEOL 1415 Astronomy
GEOL 1420 Oceanography
GEOL 2410 Earth Science
METR 1325/1125 Natural Hazards and Lab
METR 1430 Meteorology
NUTR 2400 Environmental Nutrition
PHYS1 1301/1101 General Physics I and Lab
PHYS1 2305/2105 Physics I and Lab
PHYS1 2308/2108 Physical Science and Lab

 1Not recommended for non-SMSE majors.

 (added: 10/25/2013)