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    Physics, Applied Physics, or Physics Education

    For students attending: Kankakee Community 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: ENGL 1713, 1743, 1853, 2553, 2613, 2623, 2773; HIST 1513, 1533, 2513, 2523; HUMS 1513, 2613; PHIL 2513, 2523, 2543.
      3. Social Sciences - Choose two courses from the following: ANTH 1713; ECON 1553, 1563; GEOG 1513; PLSC 1513, 1523, 1553, 2613; PSYC 1813, 2513, 2553, 2563, 2773; SOSC 1543; or SOCY 2513, 2523, 2543, 2553.
      4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ARTS 1553, 1613, 1623, 1633, 1713; HIST 1643, 1823, 1913, 2533; HUMS 1813, 1833; MUSC 1513; or PHIL 2533.
    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 Kankakee Community College:
    KCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MATH 2515 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
    MATH 2523 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
    MATH 2535 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
    MATH 2613 Differential Equations MATH 252
    PHYS 2614 Physics I PHYS 123
    PHYS 2624 Physics II PHYS 221
    PHYS 2634 Physics III PHYS 224
    CHEM 1514 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
    CHEM 1524 General Chemistry II CHEM 125 (see note 1)
    BIOL 1514 General Biology I BIOL 107 (see note 2 )
    COSC 2513 Introduction to Computer Science CS 105

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

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