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    Psychology

    For students attending: Harper College
    Who plan to major in: Psychology

    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 one course 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.
      5. Science Electives - A minimum of eleven (11) credit hours is required to fulfill this requirement. A Psychology major should take BIO 110 or 135 and additional courses from the following to total 11 credit hours: BIO 120, 130, 136, 140, 150, 160, 161; CHEM 121, 122, 201; or PHY 121, 122, 201, 202.
    2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Psychology program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Harper College:
    HARPER COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MTH 104 and 134 or Plane Trigonometry and Calculus for Social Scientists MATH 119 and 122
    MTH 200 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
    BIO 110 Biology of Principles BIOL 107
    BIO 135 Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology BIOL 115
    CIS 106 Computer Logic and Programming Technology CS 110
    PSY 210 Introduction to Research in Psychology PSYC 204
    PSY 220 Biological Basis of Behavior PSYC 222
    PSY 230 Abnormal Psychology PSYC 303 (see note 1)
    PSY 245 Industrial/Organization Psychology PSYC 301 (see note 1)
    SOC 215 Introductory Social Psychology PSYC 310 (see note 1)

    Note 1. IIT's Institute of Psychology will have the final approval to determine transfer credit.

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