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    Psychology

    For students attending: Moraine Valley Community College
    Who plan to major in: Psychology

    Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies below.

    1. GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAM - Please consult the General Education section of the current IIT Bulletin for complete requirements.
      1. Basic Writing Proficiency - Students must show basic writing proficiency by receiving a satisfactory score on the Writing Proficiency Examination or by passing an English Composition course.
      2. Humanities - Choose one course from the following: COM 102; HIS 101, 102, 105, 201, 202, 250, 251; HUM 101, 102, 104, 115; LIT 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226; or PHI 101, 115, 120, 125, 225, 226.
      3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANT 201, 202, 205, 210; ECO 101, 102, 250; GEO 101, 102, 201; PSC 103, 110, 115, 210, 212, 215, 225; SOC 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 204, 210; or SSC 100, 101, 102.
      4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 110, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209; COM 120; HIS 204, 207, 210, 211, 215, 220, 230, 254; HUM 249, 251; LIT 205, 280; MUS 106, 107; PHI 111; or THE 107, 110.
      5. Science Electives - A minimum of eleven (11) credit hours is required to fulfill this requirement. A Psychology major should complete BIO 111, 112 or 115 and additional courses chosen from the following to total 11 credit hours: BIO 119, 180; CHM 111, 131, 132; PHY 101, 102, 106, 110, 112, 150, 151.
    2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Psychology program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Moraine Valley Community College:
    MVCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MTH 142 and 145 or Trigonometric Functions and Calculus for Business and Social Science MATH 119 and 122
    MTH 150 Calculus I/Analytic Geometry MATH 151
    BIO 111 or General Biology I BIOL 107
    BIO 112 or General Biology II BIOL 115
    BIO 115 Anatomy and Physiology BIOL 115
    CSC 140 or Introduction to Computer Science CS 105
    MIS 130 Visual Basic I CS Elect (see note 1)
    PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology PSYC 221
    PSY 104 Life-Span Developmental Psychology PSYC 222
    PSY 202 Social Psychology PSYC 310 (see note 2)
    PSY 205 Abnormal Psychology PSYC 303 (see note 2)

    Note 1. This course will substitute for IIT's CS 105 requirement.
    Note 2. IIT's Institute of Psychology will have the final approval to determine transfer credit.

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