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Requisite Key

 

The requisites listed for each course in Course Offerings are the minimum requirements for the class. Students may petition departments to override the listed requisite. This is done only with a class permission slip obtained from the instructor or the department offering the course.

The following information will assist you in reading requisites:

REQUISITE EXPLANATION
  Graduate Courses: Note that all courses with catalog numbers of 500 and above are graduate level courses and require graduate standing even though this fact is not listed for each course.
Permission required or Perm required Permission is required for the class and it is not available through online registration. Register for this class with a class permission slip obtained from the instructor or the department offering the course.
HTC Honors Tutorial College students only.
Concurrent or Concur Take concurrently with other course. Example: LING 475 or Concurrent
ETM 221 and (PHYS 202 or 252) Indicates (for example) ETM 221 and either PHYS 202 or PHYS 252 must be completed (the second PHYS is implied and not printed).
C or better Indicates (for example) a "C" is the lowest acceptable grade for the prerequisite course. Example: C or better in JOUR 133
Tier I ENG Indicates that the freshman Tier I English requirement must be completed.
Tier I MATH Indicates that the freshman Tier I Quantitative Skills requirement must be completed.
Jr comp Indicates that the junior level composition requirement must be completed.
Fr only Indicates student must be freshman rank.
Fr or soph Indicates student must either be freshman or sophomore rank.
Fr or soph or jr Indicates student must be freshman, sophomore, or junior rank.
Soph only Indicates student must be sophomore rank.
Soph or jr Indicates student must be either sophomore or junior rank.
Soph or jr or sr Indicates student must be sophomore, junior, or senior rank.
Jr only Indicates student must be junior rank.
Jr or sr Indicates student must be either junior or senior rank.
Sr only Indicates student must be senior rank.
Equivalent or Equiq If this appears in the requisite, students who feel that they have comparable courses or experience may ask for permission to enroll in the course. They must obtain a class permission slip from the instructor or the department offering the course in order to register for the course.
Recommended Indicates this course is a recommended requisite. However, it is not a requirement for registering for the course.
Not PSY 120 Indicates (for example) the student who has completed PSY 120 may not register for this course.
Major or Mjr Indicates student must be a major of that department/school.

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