2015-2016 TWU Core Curriculum Courses

This is an archived copy of the 2015-2016 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit http://catalog.twu.edu.

NOTE: Non-core courses may not be substituted for core courses by rule of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board .

Global Perspectives (GP) designation indicates this course satisfies TWU's global perspectives graduation requirement.

(10) Communication (6 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
ENG 1013Composition IENGL 1301
ENG 1023Composition IIENGL 1302

(20) Mathematics (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
MATH 1013Financial and Quantitative LiteracyMATH 1332
MATH 1023Introduction to Mathematics IIMATH 1333
MATH 1303Elementary Analysis IMATH 1314
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis IIMATH 1316
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics IMATH 1342
MATH 1713Elementary Statistics II
MATH 2014Calculus IMATH 2413

(30) Life & Physical Sciences (6 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
BACT 1003MicrobiologyBIOL 2320
BIOL 1012Human Biology
BIOL 1022Environmental BiologyBIOL 2206
BIOL 1113Principles of BiologyBIOL 1306
BIOL 1123Principles of Biology IIBIOL 1307
CHEM 1013Introductory ChemistryCHEM 1305
CHEM 1023Intro to Organic & Physiological Chem.CHEM 1307
CHEM 1113Chemical Principles ICHEM 1311
CHEM 1123Chemical Principles IICHEM 1312
CHEM 1213Chemical Principles I
CHEM 1223Chemical Principles II
PHYS 1133Principles of PhysicsPHYS 1301
PHYS 1143Principles of Physics IIPHYS 1302
PHYS 2153General PhysicsPHYS 2325
PHYS 2163General Physics IIPHYS 2326
SCI 1114General Physical SciencePHYS 1415
SCI 1123General Life Sciences
SCI 2103Environmental Chemistry: Global Perspectives (GP)
SCI 2113Earth Science IGEOL 1301
ZOOL 2013Human Anatomy & Physiol. IBIOL 2301
ZOOL 2023Human Anatomy & Physiology IIBIOL 2302
ZOOL 2033Human Anatomy & Physiology III

(40) Language, Philosophy, & Culture (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
ENG 2013English Literary MasterpiecesENGL 2322
ENG 2033American Literary MasterpiecesENGL 2326
ENG 2043World Literary MasterpiecesENGL 2332
ENG 2053 World Literary Masterpieces ENGL 2333
ENG 2153 Introduction to Literature ENGL 2326
ENG 2073Mythology
PHIL 1023Introduction to PhilosophyPHIL 1301
PHIL 2033Logic and Critical ThinkingPHIL 2303
PHIL 3053EthicsPHIL 2306
PHIL 3073Bioethics
PHIL/WS 3083Ethics and Feminism
PHIL/WS 3193Women & Western Religions
WS 2013Gender and Social Change (GP)

(50) Creative Arts (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
ART 2403Western Art History IARTS 1303
ART 2413Western Art History IIARTS 1304
ART 2713Understanding the Arts: Visual ArtsARTS 1301
ART 3053Global Perspectives in Art (GP)
DNCE 2143Dance and Globalization (GP)DANC 1305
DNCE 2162Wellness Through Movement
DNCE/WS 2383 Gendered Images in Dance Performance
DNCE 2393Understanding the Arts: DanceDANC 2304
DNCE 3373Art, Dance, & Film
DRAM 2493Understanding The Arts: DramaDRAM 1310
MU 2713Understanding the Arts: MusicMUSI 1306
MU 2813American Roots Music
MU/WS 3703Women In Music
MU 3713Music and World Cultures

(60) American History (6 semester hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
HIST 1013History of United States: 1492 to 1865HIST 1301
HIST 1023History of United States: 1865 to presentHIST 1302

(70) Government/Political Science (6 semester hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
GOV 2013U.S. GovernmentGOVT 2305
GOV 2023Texas GovernmentGOVT 2306

(80) Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
ECO 1013Principles of MicroeconomicsECON 2302
ECO 1023Principles of MacroeconomicsECON 2301
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psych.PSCY 2301
SOCI 1013Introduction to Sociology (GP)SOCI 1301
SOCI 1023Current Social ProblemsSOCI 1306

Component Area Option (6 semester credit hours required)

(90) Multicultural Women’s Studies (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
ART/WS 3343Women in the Visual Arts
DNCE/WS 2383Gendered Images in Dance Performance
DRAM 3103Gender, Theater, and Performance
EDUC/WS 2703Gender and Education
ENG/WS 2393Introduction to Literature by Women
GOV/BUS/WS 3393Law for Women
HS/WS 3133Perspectives on Women's Health
MATH/WS 2053Women and Minorities in Science, Technology and Engineering
MU/WS 3703Women in Music
NURS 3143Multicultural Women's Health
PHIL/WS 3083Ethics and Feminism
PHIL/WS 3193Women & Western Religions
PSY/WS 3733Psychology of Women
SOCI 1413Culture, Inequality and Self
SOCI 3093Racial and Ethnic Groups
SOCI/WS 3213Women's Roles
WS 2013Gender and Social Change: An Introduction to Multicultural Women's Studies
WS 2033Womanist Spiritual Activism
WS 3023U.S. Women of Color

(91) First Year Seminar, Mathematics, or Wellness (3 semester credit hours required)

TWU Course   TCCNS
UNIV 1231Learning FrameworksEDUC 1100
MATH 1013Financial and Quantitative Literature MATH 1332
MATH 1023Introduction to MathematicsMATH 1333
MATH 1303 Elementary Analysis IMATH 1314
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis IIMATH 1316
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics IMATH 1342
MATH 1713Elementary Statistics II
MATH 2014Calculus IMATH 2413
DNCE 2162Wellness Through Movement
KINS 1901Personal Fitness: Health and WellnessPHED 1164
KINS 1902Fitness & Health: Enhancing Personal WellnessPHED 1238
MU 1112Music and Wellness
PSY 1082 Psychology of Adjustment
WS 2033Womanist Spiritual Activisim