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    Physics, Applied Physics, or Physics Education

    For students attending: Harper College
    Who plan to major in: Physics, Applied Physics, or Physics Education

    Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies below.

    1. GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAM - Please consult the General Education section of the current IIT Bulletin for complete requirements.
      1. Basic Writing Proficiency - Students must show basic writing proficiency by receiving a satisfactory score on the Writing Proficiency Examination or by passing an English Composition course.
      2. Humanities - Choose one course from the following: HST 105, 111, 112, 141, 142, 151, 152, 212, 245, 261; HUM 101, 102, 104, 105, 120, 125; LIT 105, 110, 112, 115, 206, 207, 210, 215, 216, 217, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 231, 232, 241; or PHI 105, 115, 120, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 205, 210, 220, 231, 232.
      3. Social Sciences - Choose two courses from the following: ANT 101, 202, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210; ECO 200, 210, 211, 212; GEG 100, 101, 103, 104, 210; PSC 101, 220, 250, 260, 270, 280; PSY 101, 210, 216, 217, 218, 220, 225, 228, 230, 235, 245; or SOC 101, 120, 205, 210, 215, 230, 235.
      4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 114, 130, 131, 132; HST 121, 153, 210, 214, 219, 231, 232, 241, 242, 243; HUM 103, 110; LIT 208, 219; LNG 105, 205; or MUS 103, 104, 120; PHI 101, 102.
    2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Physics, Applied Physics, or Physics Education programs at IIT and their direct equivalents at Harper College:
    HARPER COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MTH 200 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
    MTH 201 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
    MTH 202 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
    MTH 212 Differential Equations MATH 252
    PHY 201 General Physics I PHYS 123
    PHY 202 and 203 General Physics II and III PHYS 221 and 223
    CSC 121 Computer Science I CS 105
    BIO 110 or Principles of Biology BIOL 107 (see note 2)
    CHM 121 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
    CHM 122 General Chemistry II CHEM 125 (see note 1)
    CHM 204 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
    CHM 205 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239

    Note 1. CHEM 125 is not required for Applied Physics.
    Note 2. BIOL 107 is required for Physics Education only.

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