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Articulation: Common Course Rubrics and Numbers

Articulation:  Common Course Rubrics and Numbers

This page contains the course rubrics and numbers for common courses within the categories comprising the 41 hour common general education core distribution operative in Tennessee Board of Regents institutions.  Course rubrics and numbers for beginning and intermediate foreign language courses and remedial/developmental courses are also included on this page

  • English Composition
    • ENGL 1020 English Composition II
    • ENGL 1010 English Composition I
  • Humanities
    • Literature
      • ENGL 2010 Introduction to Literature I
      • ENGL 2020 Introduction to Literature II
      • ENGL 2030 Introduction to Literature (Experiencing Literature)
      • ENGL 2110 Survey of American Literature I
      • ENGL 2120 Survey of American Literature II
      • ENGL 2130 Survey of American Literature
      • ENGL 2210 Survey of British Literature I
      • ENGL 2220 Survey of British Literature II
      • ENGL 2230 Survey of British Literature
      • ENGL 2310 Survey of World Literature I
      • ENGL 2320 Survey of World Literature II
      • ENGL 2330 Survey of World Literature
      • ENGL 2410 Survey of Literature of the Western World I
      • ENGL 2420 Survey of Literature of the Western World II
      • ENGL 2430 Survey of Literature of the Western World
    • Other Humanities Courses
      • ART 1030 Art Appreciation
      • MUS 1030 Music Appreciation
      • PHIL 1030 Introduction to Philosophy
      • THEA 1010 Introduction to Theatre I
      • THEA 1020 Introduction to Theatre II
      • THEA 1030 Introduction to Theatre
  • History
    • HIST 1010 Survey of Western Civilization I
    • HIST 1020 Survey of Western Civilization II
    • HIST 1110 Survey of World Civilization I
    • HIST 1120 Survey of World Civilization II
    • HIST 1210 Survey of World History I
    • HIST 1220 Survey of World History II
    • HIST 2010 Survey of United States History I
    • HIST 2020 Survey of United States History II
    • HIST 2030 Tennessee History
  • Natural Sciences
    • Biology
      • BIOL 1010 Introduction to Biology I (for non-science majors)
      • BIOL 1020 Introduction to Biology II (for non-science majors)
      • BIOL 1030 Introduction to Biology
      • BIOL 1110 General Biology I (for science majors or non-differentiated biology tracks)
      • BIOL 1120 General Biology II (for science majors or non-differentiated biology tracks)
      • BIOL 1230 Introduction to Microbiology (for non-science majors)
      • BIOL 2010 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
      • BIOL 2020 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
      • BIOL 2030 Human Anatomy and Physiology
      • BIOL 2230 or 3230 Microbiology
    • Chemistry
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      • CHEM 1010 Introduction to Chemistry I (for non-science majors)
      • CHEM 1020 Introduction to Chemistry II (for non-science majors)
      • CHEM 1030 Introduction to Chemistry
      • CHEM 1110 General Chemistry I (for science majors or non-differentiated chemistry tracks)
      • CHEM 1120 General Chemistry II (for science majors or non-differentiated chemistry tracks)
      • CHEM 2010 or 3010 Organic Chemistry I
      • CHEM 2020 or 3020 Organic Chemistry II
    • Geography
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      • GEOG 1010 Physical Geography I
      • GEOG 1020 Physical Geography II
      • GEOG 1110 or
      • GEOL 1110 Earth Science I
      • GEOG 1120 or
      • GEOL 1120 Earth Science II
      • GEOL 1030 Survey of Geology
      • GEOL 1040 Physical Geology
      • GEOL 1050 Historical Geology
    • Physical Science
      • PSCI 1030 Survey of Physical Science
    • Physics
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      • PHYS 2010 Non-Calculus Based Physics I
      • PHYS 2020 Non-Calculus Based Physics II
      • PHYS 2110 Calculus-Based Physics I
      • PHYS 2120 Calculus-Based Physics II
      • ASTR 1010 Introduction to Astronomy I
      • ASTR 1020 Introduction to Astronomy II
      • ASTR 1030 Introduction to Astronomy
  • Mathematics
    • MATH 0990 Geometry (course specified to satisfy admissions requirements)
    • MATH 1010 Math for Liberal Arts (Contemporary Mathematics)
    • MATH 1110 College Algebra/College Algebra I (non-science majors)
    • MATH 1120 College Algebra II (non-science majors)
    • MATH 1130 College Algebra
    • MATH 1410 Number Concepts/Algebra Structures (Education)
    • MATH 1420 Logic/Problem Solving/Geometry (Education)
    • MATH 1510 Probability/Statistics I (non-calculus based)
    • MATH 1520 Probability/Statistics II (non-calculus based)
    • MATH 1530 Probability/Statistics (one-semester, non-calculus based)
    • MATH 1610 Finite Mathematics I
    • MATH 1620 Finite Mathematics II
    • MATH 1630 Finite Mathematics
    • MATH 1710 Pre-Calculus I (Algebra)
    • MATH 1720 Pre-Calculus II (Trigonometry)
    • MATH 1730 Pre-Calculus (one semester)
    • MATH 1810 Calculus I for business/biology majors
    • MATH 1820 Calculus II for business/biology majors
    • MATH 1830 One-semester Calculus for business/biology majors
    • MATH 1840 Calculus I for technology majors
    • MATH 1850 Calculus II for technology majors
    • MATH 1910 Calculus I or Calculus and Analytic Geometry I for engineering and mathematics majors
    • MATH 1920 Calculus II or Calculus and Analytic Geometry II for engineering and mathematics majors
    • MATH 2010 Linear Algebra/Matrix Algebra
    • MATH 2050 Calculus-based Probability and Statistics
    • MATH 2110 or 3110 Calculus III or Calculus and Analytic Geometry III
    • MATH 2120 or 3120 Differential Equations

Other Courses With Common Course Rubrics and Numbers

  • Physical Education Activities
    • A common rubric of PHED will identify physical education activities courses.
  • Foreign Languages (Beginning courses will be numbered 1010/1020; intermediate courses will be numbered 2010/2020.)
    • ARAB Arabic
    • RUSS Russian
    • CHIN Chinese
    • SPAN Spanish
    • FREN French
    • GERM German
    • GREK Greek
    • HEBR Hebrew
    • ITAL Italian
    • JAPN Japanese
    • LATN Latin
  • Remedial/Developmental Courses
  • DSPW 0700 and 0800 Writing
  • DSPM 0700, 0800, and 0850 Mathematics
  • DSPR 0700 and 0800 Reading
  • DSPS 0800 Study Skills

Note on laboratory courses: Institutions that specify laboratory sections for credit will use a numbering scheme such as 1011, 1021, 2011, 2021, etc. to specify laboratories.