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2016 UC & GEC Information

Some MayTerm courses meet SMU University Curriculum (UC) and/or General Education Curriculum (GEC) requirements; refer to tables below. Please check with your advisor if you have any questions.

MAYTERM UC

Course Title University Curriculum (UC)
ADV 2302 Advertising, Society and Ethics PRIE2
ANTH 3328 Gender Violence: Anthropological Perspectives IIC2, OC, HD
ANTH 3334 Fantastic Archaeology and Pseudoscience: Lost Tribes, Sunken Continents, and Ancient Astronauts IIC2; PRIE2; IL, OC
ANTH 3350 Good Eats and Forbidden Flesh: Culture, Food and the Global Grocery Market IIC2,; GE, HD, IL; NO CE this term (May 2016)
APSM 4310 Psychology of Sport IIC2
ARHS 1306 Introduction to Architecture CA1; HC1; GE
ARHS 1351 Latin America: History Through Film CA1; HC1
ASPH1300 Basics of Photography CA1; OC, IL
CHEM 1301 Chemistry for the Liberal Arts PAS1
CHEM 1303 General Chemistry PAS1 when lab (CHEM 1113) is completed
CHEM 1304 General Chemistry PAS2 when lab (CHEM 1114) is completed
COMM 3321 Communication in Global Context GE upon completion
CSE 1341, ASIM 1310 Principles of Computer Science & Art and Code 1 CA1
DISC 1313 Inquiry Seminar Discernment and Discourse
ENGL 2312 Fiction CA2; W
ENGL 3360 Topics in Modern and Contemporary American Literature CA2; HD, OC
FILM 2362 Diversity and American Film: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality HC1; HD
HDEV 1401 American Sign Language II SLR
HIST 2313 Hstory of African American Popular Culture HC1; HD
HIST 2337 History of Sport in the US HC1; PRIE2; HD
HIST 3310 Imagining the American Revolution: History, Fiction, and Film HC2
HIST 3389 Problems in the Middle East: A Modern History of Palestine/Israel HC2; IIC2; GE, HD
KNW 2330 Spanish Civilization
KNW
MATH 1309 Introduction to Calculus for Business and Social Science QR
MUHI 3340 Jazz: Transition and Transformation CA1; HD
PHIL 1300 Introduction to Critical Thinking PRIE1; QR
PHIL 1305 Introduction to Philosophy PRIE1
PHIL 1317 Business Ethics PRIE1
PHIL 1318 Contemporary Moral Problems PRIE1
PHYS 1301 Ideas of Modern Physics PAS1; QR
PLSC 3342 Making Democracy Work IIC2; NEW! KNW
PLSC 4331 Law & Film CA2; OC
PLSC 4340 Politics and Islam GE
PRW 1101 Personal Responsibility and Wellness I PRW 1
PSYC 1300 Introduction to Psychology IIC1
PSYC 2301 Research Methods in Psychology IL, QR, W
RELI 1303 Introduction to Asian Religions PRIE1; HC1; GE, HD
SOCI 1300 Introduction to Sociology IIC1
SOCI 2310 Sociology at Work in the Community OC, HD
SPAN 2302 Intermediate Spanish II IIC1; GE, SL
SPAN 3310 Readings in Spanish and Spanish-American CA1
STAT 2301 Statistics of Modern Business Decisions QF
STAT 2331 Introduction to Statistical Methods QF
THEA 2309 Theater 2309 CA1
THEA 2321 Spectacle of Performance CA1; OC, IL


Please note that MayTerm courses are NOT eligible for CF credit. The University Council on General Education, the faculty body that governs the GEC, has determined that “Cultural Formations” (CF) courses are not appropriate to offer during the intensive MayTerm program (only 11 class days) given their heavy reading and writing requirements.

MAYTERM GEC

Course Title General Education Curriculum
ARHS 1306 Introduction to Architecture Perspectives/History & Art History
ASDR 1300 Introduction to Studio Drawing Perspectives/Arts
ASPH 1300 Basics of Photography Perspectives/Arts
CHEM 1303 General Chemistry SCITECH when lab (CHEM 1114) is completed
CHEM 1304 General Chemistry SCITECH when lab (CHEM 1114) is completed
ENGL 2312 Fiction Perspectives/Literature
ENGL 3360 Topics in Modern and Contemporary American Literature Perspectives/Literature
MATH 1309 Introduction to Calculus for Business and Social Science Fundamentals/Math Sciences
MUHI 3340 Jazz: Transition and Transformation Perspectives/Arts & Human Diversity
PHIL 1300 Introduction to Critical Thinking Perspectives/RELIPHIL Thought
PHIL 1305 Introduction to Philosophy Perspectives/RELIPHIL Thought
PHIL 1317 Business Ethics Perspectives/RELIPHIL Thought
PHIL 1318 Contemporary Moral Problems Perspectives/RELIPHIL Thought
PHYS 1301 Ideas of Modern Physics GEC/SCITECH
PRW 1101 Personal Responsibility and Wellness I Wellness One
PSYC 1300 Introduction to Psychology Perspectives/Behavioral Sciences
RELI 1303 Introduction to Asian Religions Perspectives/RELIPHIL Thought
SOCI 1300 Introduction to Sociology Perspectives/Behavioral Sciences