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    Psychology

    For students attending: Triton 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: ENG 101, 102, 103, 105, 113, 114, 121, 122, 123, 231, 285, 288; HIS 121, 122, 141, 142, 151, 152; HUM 151, 152; or PHL 101, 103, 104, 105, 106.
      3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANT 101, 102, 103, 105, 150, 201, 275; ECO 102, 103, 150; GEO 104, 105, 106; PSC 150, 151, 184; SSC 190; or SOC 100, 120, 131, 175, 180, 201, 210, 225, 231.
      4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ARC 210; ART 110, 111, 112, 114, 210; ENG 170; HIS 155, 156, 191, 192; HUM 101, 102, 104, 105, 131, 165; IDS 101, 102; or MUS 110, 215, 216.
      5. Science Electives - A minimum of eleven (11) credit hours is required to fulfill this requirement. A Psychology major should complete BIS 110 or 103 and additional courses chosen from the following to total 11 credit hours: AST 100, 101, 102; BIS 100, 101, 102, 104, 105, 111, 112, 122, 190, 234; CHM 100, 110, 132, 140, 141; PHY 100, 101, 102, 106, 107.
    2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Psychology program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Triton College:
    TRITON COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
    MAT 114 and 134 or Plane Trigonometry and Introduction to Calculus for MATH 119 and 122
    Business and Social Science
    MAT 131 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
    BIS 110 or Principles of Biology BIOL 107
    BIS 103 Introduction to Human Physiology BIOL 115
    CIS 121 or Introduction to Programming CS 105
    CIS 250 Introduction to Visual Basic Programming CS Elect (see note 1)
    PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology PSYC 221
    PSY 201 Introduction to Social Psychology PSYC 310 (see note 2)
    PSY 238 Abnormal Psychology PSYC 303 (see note 2)
    PSY 245 Industrial Psychology PSYC 301 (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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