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New general education core for 2004-05

The Tennessee Board of Regents has approved Austin Peays new general education core, which will be adopted in Fall 2004.

Here is the Universitys new general education core for 2004-05:

Communications (9)

*ENGL 1010 English Composition I
*ENGL 1020 English Composition II
*COMM 1010 Fundamentals of Public Speaking

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9)

*ENGL 2030 Traditions in World Literature
(Select one course from each of two disciplines below.)
ART 1030 Art Appreciation
MUS 1030 Music Appreciation The Tennessee Board of Regents has approved Austin Peay's new general education core, which will be adopted in Fall 2004.

Here is the University's new general education core for 2004-05:

Communications (9)

*ENGL 1010 English Composition I
*ENGL 1020 English Composition II
*COMM 1010 Fundamentals of Public Speaking

Humanities and/or Fine Arts (9)

*ENGL 2030 Traditions in World Literature
(Select one course from each of two disciplines below.)
ART 1030 Art Appreciation
MUS 1030 Music Appreciation
MUS 2030 World Music
PHIL 1030 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 2200 Religion and the World
THEA 1030 Introduction to Theatre

Social and Behavioral Sciences (6)

(Select one course from each of two disciplines below.)
ECON 2010 Principles of Macroeconomics
GEOG 1010 Physical Geography
GEOG 1020 Geography of the Developed World
GEOG 1030 Geography of the Developing World
HHP 1250 Wellness Concepts and Practices
HIST 1210 World History I
HIST 1220 World History II
POLS 2010 American National Government
POLS 2040 Introduction to Public Policy
POLS 2070 International Politics
PSY 1010 General Psychology
SOC 2010 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 2050 Social Problems
SOC 2500 Cultural Anthropology

History (6)

(Select any two courses listed below.)
HIST 2010 American History I
HIST 2020 American History II
HIST 2030 History of Tennessee


Natural Sciences (8)

(Select any two courses listed below.)
ASTR 1010 Planetary Astronomy
ASTR 1020 Stellar Astronomy
BIOL 1010 Principles of Life
BIOL 1020 Diversity of Life
BIOL 1040 Human Biology
BIOL 2010 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
BIOL 2020 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
CHEM 1010 Chemistry, Society, and the Environment I
CHEM 1020 Chemistry, Society, and the Environment II
CHEM 1110 General Chemistry I
CHEM 1120 General Chemistry II
CHEM/PHYS 1710 Introduction to Chemistry and Physics
GEOL 1040 Physical Geology
GEOL 1050 Historical Geology
PHYS 1010 Conceptual Physics I
PHYS 1020 Conceptual Physics II
PHYS 2010 College Physics, Algebra and Trigonometry
PHYS 2110 University Physics I (Calculus-based)
PHYS 2120 University Physics II (Calculus-based)

Mathematics (3)

(Select one course listed below.)
MATH 1010 Mathematical Thought and Practice
MATH 1420 Structure of Mathematical Systems
MATH 1530 Elements of Statistics
MATH 1730 Pre-Calculus
MATH 1810 Elements of Calculus
MATH 1910 Calculus and Analytic Geometry

*These courses are required of all students.

The above requirements are for the A.S. and B.S. degrees. Foreign language courses are an additional requirement for the Associate of Arts (A.A.) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degrees. The B.A. degree requires proficiency in a foreign language equivalent to completion of two years of college-level work. The A.A. degree requires proficiency in a foreign language equivalent to completion of one year of college-level work.

The Office of Academic Affairs is creating an FAQ on the new general education core, according to Dr. Joe Filippo, assistant vice president for academic affairs.
—Rebecca Mackey