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Art History
Score of 3 satisfies one course toward Art History major, minor, category IV of the UCI GE requirement from the Art History 40 or 42 series, and satisfaction of category VIII, plus 4 units of elective credit; may not replace School of Humanities requirements.  Score of 4 or 5 satisfies two courses toward Art History major, minor, category IV of the UCI GE requirement from the Art History 40 or 42 series, and satisfaction of category VIII; may not replace School of Humanities requirements.

Art (Studio)

Earns 8 units elective credit.

Biology

Biological Sciences majors: Earns 8 units elective credit.
Non-Biological Sciences majors: Earns one Biological Sciences course toward Category II of the UCI GE requirement.

Chemistry

Score of 3 earns 8 units elective credit. Score of 4 or 5 earns subject credit for Chemistry 1A plus 4 units elective credit.

Chinese Language and Culture
Score of 3 earns 8 units of course credit, awarded following placement examination; score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units of course credit, awarded following placement examination.

Computer Science

Computer Science A: Score of 3, 4 or 5 earns course credit for ICS/CSE 21 and 2 units.
Computer Science AB: Score of 3 earns course credit for ICS/CSE 21 and 4 units; score of 4 or 5 earns course credit for ICS/CSE 21 and 22, and 4 units.

Economics
Microeconomics: Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns subject credit for Economics 20A. May not replace School of Social Sciences requirements for the bachelor’s degree.
Macroeconomics: Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Economics 20B. May not replace School of Social Sciences requirements for the bachelor’s degree.

English
Satisfies Entry-Level Writing requirement.
One test: Score of 3 earns 8 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns one course toward category IV of the UCI GE requirement from the English 28 series plus 4 units of elective credit; may not replace English major or minor, Literary Journalism major or minor, or School of Humanities requirements.
Both tests: Score of 3 earns 8 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns two courses toward category IV of the UCI GE requirement from the English 28 series; may not replace English major or minor, Literary Journalism major or minor, or School of Humanities requirements.

Environmental Science
Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Earth System Science 1 or Social Ecology E8.

French Language and Culture

Score of 3 earns 8 units subject credit for French 1A-B-C and satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement. Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for French 2A-B-C and satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement.

German Language and Culture

Score of 3 earns 8 units subject credit for German 1A-B-C and satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement. Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for German 2A-B-C and satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement.

Government and Politics

Each test: Earns 4 units elective credit.

History

Each test: Earns 8 units elective credit.

Human Geography
Earns 4 units elective credit.

Italian Language and Culture
Score of 3 earns 8 units subject credit for Italian 1A-B-C, satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement. Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Italian 2A-B-C, satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement.

Japanese Language and Culture
Score of 3 earns 8 units of subject credit for Japanese 1A-B-C, satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement. Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Japanese 2A-B-C, satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement.

Latin
Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit and satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement. Course credit toward the Classics major or School of Humanities language requirement awarded upon petition.

Mathematics
Calculus AB: Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Mathematics 2A.
Calculus BC: Score of 3 earns 8 units subject credit for Mathematics 2A; score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Mathematics 2A-2B.

Music Theory
Each test: Score of 3 earns 8 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units elective credit.

Physics
Physics 1: Earns 8 units elective credit.
Physics 2: Earns 8 units elective credit.
Physics B: Earns 8 units elective credit.
Physics C: Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Physics 2.
Physics C (Mechanics): Score of 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Physics 3A.
Physics C (Electricity and Magnetism): Score of 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Physics 3B.

Psychology
Score of 3 earns 4 units elective credit.
Score of 4 or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Psychology and Social Behavior 9 or Psychology 7A.

Spanish
Either test: Score of 3 earns 8 units subject credit for Spanish 1A-B-C and satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement. Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Spanish 2A-B-C and satisfies categories VI and VIII of the UCI GE requirement.

Statistics
Score of 3, 4, or 5 earns 4 units subject credit for Statistics 7/Mathematics 7, or Management 7 or Social Ecology 13.