Integrated Studies Program (ISP Classic & ISP Lite) Essential Studies (general education) Advisement Information: Fall 2014, Spring 2015 The University of North Dakota’s essential studies requirements are as follows (see http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/ for more info): Essential Studies Category Required credit information Communications Social Sciences Arts and Humanities 9 credits minimum (minimum 6 credits written, 3 credits oral [“O”]) 9 credits minimum (minimum 2 different departments) 9 credits minimum (minimum 2 departments and 3 credits in fine arts, 3 credits in humanities) 9 credits minimum, including one 4 credit lab science 3 credits minimum Math/Science/Technology Capstone course Special Emphasis coursework: a “Q” quantitative reasoning course a “U” United States diversity course a “G” global diversity course an “A” advanced communication course 3 credits 3 credits 3 credits 3 credits Almost all courses offered in Integrated Studies work toward completion of Essential Studies requirements at UND. Listed below are the fall 2014 and spring 2015 Integrated Studies classes that were offered, the credits for each course, and the UND Essential Studies category into which the course falls. This information will help you determine what Essential Studies requirements you have already met and what you still need to fulfill. In addition to helping you with course planning, you should show this sheet to your advisor. Remember, you may not have received credit for all of these classes. Fall 2014 Communications Comm 110 (oral/”O”) 3 credits Arts & Humanities Humanities 101 (humanities emphasis) Social Sciences 4 credits Humanities 224 * * a “U” course 3 credits Math, Science, & Technology Humanities 270 (non-lab) 3 credits Spring 2015 Arts & Humanities Humanities 102 (humanities emphasis) Social Sciences 4 credits Humanities 225 * * a “G” course Math, Science, & Technology 3 credits Humanities 271 (non-lab) 3 credits Humanities 271L (opt) (lab credit, if students have credit for or take 271) 1 credit NOTE: You may not have taken all of these courses. You may also have taken other courses outside Integrated Studies, even - perhaps - other courses in the Humanities & Integrated Studies Department, or you may have transferred credit to UND when you started college; those course credits may also fulfill UND Essential Studies requirements. Visit with your advisor about any additional credit(s) on your transcript.