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    East Carolina University
   
 
  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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The foundations curriculum requirements will change effective fall, 2017. See below comparative table of current and proposed foundations curriculum requirements. Text from the 2017-2018 ECU Undergraduate Catalog will be posted on this page in the near future. Please check back periodically for updates.

 

Table 3: Comparison of Current and Proposed Foundations Curriculum Requirements (FCIE meeting minutes: October 19, 2015)

Areas Current FC Semester Hours Proposed FC Semester Hours
General Education (SACS):    
Humanities/Fine Arts 10 (at least one HU/one FA) 9 (at least one HU/one FA)
Social Science 12 (three different areas) 9 (2 different areas)
Natural Science 8 (at least one lab) 7 (at least one lab)
Mathematics 3 3
Any of the above - 3
Sub-total 33 31
Additional ECU FC:    
English Composition 6 6
Wellness Literacy 3 3
Total 42 40

 

The diversity requirement will change effective fall, 2017. Text from the 2017-2018 ECU Undergraduate Catalog will be posted on this page in the near future. Please check back periodically for updates.

Undergraduate students will be required to complete two three-hour diversity courses: one course with a domestic diversity focus and one with a global diversity focus. These courses can be chosen from courses that meet the general education requirements and/or requirements for the major.

Courses that have been awarded the domestic and global diversity designations can be viewed by going to the Course section of this catalog.