General Education Requirements

General Education Core Requirements

These courses provide basic skills in logic, math, written and oral communications, health, and fitness.

Complete the following:.............................................6 credits

ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing

and

ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing—Humanities/Social Science

or

ENGL 2020 Intermediate Writing—Science and Technology

Complete one of the following:...........................3 or 4 credits

MATH 1030 Quantitative Reasoning (recommended for Humanities or Arts majors)

or

MATH 1040 Introduction to Statistics (recommended for Social Science majors)

or

MATH 1050 College Algebra (recommended for Business, Education, Science, and Health Professions majors*)

or

One course that requires MATH 1050 as a prerequisite (excluding MATH 1060)

or

An Advanced Placement (AP) Mathematics Test with a score of 3 or higher.

*All other majors should check with their advisor for the correct course.

American Institutions

Complete one of the following:..................................3 credits

POLS 1000 American Heritage

HIST 2700 and 2710 US History to/since 1877

HIST 1700 American Civilization

HIST 1740 US Economic History

POLS 1100 American National Government

Complete the following:.............................................5 credits

PHIL 2050/205G/205H Ethics and Values

and

HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness

or

PES 1097 Fitness for Life

Distribution Requirements.......................................18 credits

Fine Arts Requirements

All majors must complete one entry from the following table:

Course # Course Name Credits
ART 1010 Introduction to Visual Arts 3
ART 1020 Basic Drawing for Non-Majors 3
ART 1050 Photography I 3
ART 1110 Drawing I 3
ART 1340 Sculpture I 3
ART 1350 Ceramics I 3
ART 1650 Watermedia I 3
ART 3400 Fundamentals of Art Education 3
ARTH 2710 History of Art to the Renaissance 3
ARTH 2720 History of Art from the Renaissance 3
ARTH 272H History of Art from Renaissance 3
DANC 1010 Dance as an Art Form 3
DANC 2110 Orientation to Dance 3
EGDT 1720 Architectural Rendering 3
MUSC 1010 Introduction to Music 3
MUSC 1030 American Popular Music 3
MUSC 1100 Fundamentals of Music 3
THEA 1013 Introduction to Theater 3
THEA 1023 Introduction to Film 3
THEA 1033 Acting I 3
THEA 2311 Film History I 3
THEA 3713 Theatre and Drama in the Elementary School 3

Complete 2 of the following to equal 1 Fine Arts Distribution course*

Course # Course Name Credits
DANC 3400 Dance in Elementary School* 2
MUSC 3400 Music in Elementary School* 2

 Humanities Requirements

All majors must complete one entry from the following table:

Course # Course Name Credits
AMST 2000 Introduction to American Studies 3
ASL 202G Intermediate American Sign Language II 4
CHIN 202G Intermediate Chinese II 4
CINE 2150 Critical Introduction to Cinema Studies 3
CINE 217G Race Class & Gender in U.S. Cinema 3
COMM 1020 Public Speaking 3
COMM 1050 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
COMM 1500 Introduction to Mass Communications 3
COMM 217G Race Class & Gender in U.S. Cinema 3
ENGL 2030 Writing for Social Change 3
ENGL 2130 Science Fiction 3
ENGL 2150 Critical Introduction to Cinema Studies 3
ENGL 217G Race Class and Gender in US Cinema 3
ENGL 2200 Introduction to Literature 3
ENGL 2230/223H Myths/Legends in Literature 3
ENGL 2250/225H Creative Process & Imaginative Writing 3
ENGL 2300/230H Shakespeare 3
ENGL 2310 Technical Communication 3
ENGL 2510 American Literature before 1865 3
ENGL 2520 American Literature after 1865 3
ENGL 2600 Critical Introduction to Literature 3
ENGL 2610 British Literature before 1800 3
ENGL 2620 British Literature after 1800 3
ENGL 376G World Literature 3
FREN 202G Intermediate French II 4
GER 202G Intermediate German II 4
GRK 202G Intermediate Ancient Greek II 4
HUM 1010/101H Humanities Through the Arts 3
HUM 101G Humanities Through the Arts 3
HUM 2010/201H World History Through the Arts I 3
HUM 201G World History Through the Arts I 3
HUM 2020/202H World History Through the Arts II 3
HUM 202G World History through the Arts II 3
HUM 203G Art Form Focus I 3
HUM 204G Art Form Focus II 3
HUM 2100 Adventures of Ideas Through 1500 3
HUM 2200 Adventures of Ideas After 1500 3
JPNS 202G Intermediate Japanese II 4
LATN 2020 Intermediate Latin II 4
PHIL 1000/100H Introduction to Philosophy 3
PHIL 1250 Logical Thinking and Philosophical Writing 3
PHIL 1610 Introduction to Western Religions 3
PHIL 1620 Introduction to Eastern Religions 3
PHIL 2110 Ancient Greek Philosophy 3
PHIL 2130 Medieval Philosophy 3
PHIL 2150 Early Modern Philosophy 3
PORT 202G Intermediate Portuguese II 4
RUS 202G Intermediate Russian II 4
SPAN 202G Intermediate Spanish II 4

Sciences Requirements

All Majors must complete One course of Biology (BIOL 1010 or BIOL 1610 highly recommended), One course of Physical Science and One additional course from either of those two areas for a minimum total of 9 credits. One Lab Course is recommended.

BIOLOGY

Course # Course Name Credits
BIOL 1010/101H General Biology 3
BIOL 1070 Genetics 3
BIOL 1200 Prehistoric Life 3
BIOL 1500 Biological Anthropology 3
BIOL 1610 College Biology I 4
BIOL 1620 College BiologyII 4
BIOL 204R Natural History Excursion* 3
BIOL 2500 Environmental Biology 3
BOT 2050 Field Botany 3
BOT 2100 Flora of Utah 3
BOT 2400 Plant Kingdom 4
BTEC 1010 Fundamentals in Biotechnology 3
HLTH 3400 Human Diseases 3
MICR 2060 Microbiology for Health Professions 4
NUTR 2020 Nutrition Through Life Cycle 3
ZOOL 1090 Introduction to Human Anatomy/Physiology 3
ZOOL 2320232H Human Anatomy 4

* May be used as the third science only

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

Course # Course Name Credits
ASTR 1040104H Elementary Astronomy 3
ASTR 1050 Investigations of Solar Systems 3
ASTR 1060 Investigations of Stars and Galaxies 3
ASTR 1070/107H Cultural Astronomy in Our Lives 3
ASTR 1090 Life in the Universe 3
CHEM 1010 Introduction to Chemistry 3
CHEM 1110 Elementary Chemistry for Health Sciences 4
CHEM 1120 Elementary Organic Bio-Chemistry 4
CHEM 1210 Principles of Chemistry I 4
CHEM 1220 Principles of Chemistry II 4
ENVT 1110 Introduction to Environmental Management 3
GEO 1010101H Introduction to Geology 3
GEO 1020 Prehistoric Life 3
GEO 1080 Introduction to Oceanography 3
GEO 1220 Historical Geology 3
GEO 204R Natural History Excursion 3
GEOG 1000 Intro to Physical Geography 3
METO 1010 Introduction to Meteorology 3
METO 1060 Climate of the Earth 3
PHSC 1000 Survey of Physical Science 3
PHYS 1010 Elementary Physics 3
PHYS 1700 Descriptive Acoustics 3
PHYS 1800 Energy You and the Environment 3
PHYS 2010 College Physics I 4
PHYS 2020 College Physics II 4
PHYS 2210 Physics for Scientists/Engineers I 4
PHYS 2220 Physics for Scientists/Engineers II 4
TECH 1010 Understanding Technology* 3

* May be used as the third science only

Social and Behavioral Sciences Requirements

All majors must complete one entry from the following table:

Course# Course Name Credits
ANTH 101G Social/Cultural Anthropology 3
ANTH 1020 Biological Anthropology 3
ANTH 180G Introduction to American Indian Studies 3
ARCH 1100 Introduction to Archaeology 3
BESC 107G Multicultural Societies 3
CJ 1010 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
COMM 2110 Interpersonal Communications 3
ECON 1010 Economics as Social Science 3
ECON 2010 Microeconomics 3
ECON 2020 Macroeconomics 3
FAMS 1150 Marriage and Relationship Skills 3
FIN 1060 Personal Finance 3
GEOG 1300 Survey of World Geography 3
GEOG 1400 Introduction to Human Geography 3
GEOG 2100 Geography of U.S. 3
HIST 1500 World History to 1500 3
HIST 151G World History from 1500 to the Present 3
HIST 1700 American Civilization** 3
HIST 1740 US Economic History** 3
HIST 180G Introduction to American Indian Studies 3
HIST 2700 US History to 1877** 3
HIST 2710 US History Since 1877** 3
HIST 4320 History of Scientific Thought 3
HIST 4330 Machines in the Making of History 3
HLTH 2600 Drugs, Behavior, and Society 3
HLTH 2800 Human Sexuality 3
HLTH 3000 Health Concepts Death/Dying 3
LEGL 1000 Introduction to American Law 3
MGMT 1010 Introduction to Business 3
MGMT 2030 Women in Business 3
MGMT 2110 Interpersonal Communications 3
POLS 1000 American Heritage** 3
POLS 1010 Introduction to Political Science 3
POLS 1100 American National Government** 3
POLS 2100 Introduction to International Relations 3
POLS 2200 Introduction to Comparative Politics 3
PSY 1010 General Psychology 3
PSY 1100 Human Development Life Span 3
PSY 2800 Human Sexuality 3
SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 1200 Sociology of the Family 3
TECH 2000 Technology and Human Life 3

** May be used to fulfill this requirement if they are not used to fill a core requirement.