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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 elective credit; score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units of subject credit, awarded following placement examination.

Computer Science

Computer Science A: Score of 3, 4 or 5 earns 2 units subject credit for ICS/CSE 21 or ENGRMAE 10.
Computer Science AB: Score of 3 earns subject credit for ICS/CSE 21 and 4 units; score of 4 or 5 earns subject 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 UC Entry-Level Writing requirement.
One exam: 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 exams: 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 (French Language before 5/12). 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 (German language before 5/12). 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 and satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement (Italian language before 5/12). Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Italian 2A-B-C and 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 and satisfies category VI of the UCI GE requirement (Japanese before 5/12). Score of 4 or 5 earns 8 units subject credit for Japanese 2A-B-C and 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 exam: 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 (not offered after 5/13).
Physics C (Part I or II): 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 exam: 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 or Spanish 2 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 or Management 7 or Social Ecology 13.