Wilkes University

Requirement Equivalencies - Harrisburg Area Community College

Harrisburg Area Community College Equivalencies
to Wilkes Distribution Requirements

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
   CS 115 Computers & Applications 3
ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 ENG 101 English Composition 4
SPCH 101  COM 101 Public Speaking 3
MATH 111
or MATH 121
MTH 101 Solving Problems Using Math
or MTH 111 Calculus I
3
4

 

Area I: The Humanities
Must complete 3 of courses listed below for 9 credit hours

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
ENGL 205 or ENGL 207 ENG 120 Introduction to Literature 3
HIST 102 HST 101 Historical Foundation of Mod World 3
PHL 101
or SPAN 101
PHL 101 Intro to Philosophy
or SP 101 Elementary Spanish
3

 

Area II: The Scientific World
Must complete 2 of the courses listed below for 6 credit hours minimum.
At least one of the courses must have a lab component.
The 2 courses must be from 2 different subject areas.

BIOLOGY

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
BIOL 108 or BIOL 111
BIO 105 The Biological World
3

BIOL 101

BIO 121 Principles of Modern Biology I

4

 

CHEMISTRY

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
CHEM 100 CHM 105 Chemistry & Modern Society 3
CHEM 101  CHM 115/113(lab) Elements & Compounds 4

 

EARTH & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
 ASTR 103 or ASTR 104 EES 105 Planet Earth       3

 

PHYSICS

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
PHY 105 PHY 105 Concepts in Physics 3
PHYS 202 PHY 174 Appl Classical & Modern Physics    4
PHYS 211  PHY 201 General Physics I   4

 

Area III: The Social Sciences
Must complete at least 2 of the courses below for 6 credit hours minimum

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
ECON 202  EC 102 Microeconomics 3
GP 201                PS 111 Introduction to American Politics 3
PSYC 101 PSY 101 General Psychology 3
SOCI 201 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3

 

Area IV: The Visual and Performing Arts
Must complete 1 course for 3 credit hours minimum

Harrisburg Area Community College Wilkes University Credits
  Art 101 Experiencing Art 3
MUS 102  MUS 101 Introduction to Music I 3
THTR 101  THE 100 Approach to Theatre            3

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