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    Sauk Valley Community College
   
 
  Sep 26, 2017
 
 
    
2017/2018

Updates and Clarifications to 2017/18 Catalog


The following updates/clarifications have been made to the 2017/18 catalog:
 
Alternative Credit Options:
10. State Seal of Biliteracy

 

Sauk Valley Community College accepts the State Seal of Biliteracy as equivalent to two (2) years of foreign language coursework taken during high school if a student’s high school transcript indicates the student has received the State Seal of Biliteracy.

Language

Courses

Credit Hours

Spanish

LAN 161 & LAN 162

8

All other language courses

LAN Elective

8

 

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Programs:
AAS degree - HEA 0051 Radiologic Technology
General Education Requirements and Total Hours Required for A.A.S Degree will read as follows:
General Education Requirements - Sem/Hrs: 16
  • Communications (ENG 101, ENG 103, or COM 131) 6 Semester hour(s)
        ENG 101 is required          
  • *Mathematics (MAT 106 or MAT 121 or higher required) 3 Semester hour(s)
  • *Life Science  **(BIO 108 required) 4 Semester hour(s)
  • Social/Behavioral Science (PSY 103 recommended) 3 Semester hour(s)
Total Hours Required for A.A.S. Degree: 69.5

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AA degree - Education, Secondary
(4 asterisks are being removed as follows:

THIRD SEMESTER:

  • Fine Arts/Humanities 3 Semester hour(s)
  • remove****Humanities 3 Semester hour(s)
  • Personal Development 1 Semester hour
  • *Physical Science 3-4 Semester hour(s)

AND

FOURTH SEMESTER

  • *Life Science 3-4 Semester hour(s)
  • remove ****Social & Behanioral Science 3 Semester hour(s)
  • ***Major Electives 4 Semester hour(s)

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AAS degree - CIS 0077 Windows Server Administrator
Electives - Sem/Hrs: 9 (2 courses are being removed as Electives):
 
ACC 101 - Financial Accounting 4 Semester hour(s)
ACC 102 - Managerial Accounting 4 Semester hour(s)
BUS 231 - Occupational Seminar I 1 Semester hour(s)
BUS 235 - Occupational Internship I 3 Semester hour(s)
CIS 152 - Introduction to Internetworking 3 Semester hour(s)
CIS 154 - Introduction to Internetworking Operating System 3 Semester hour(s)
CIS 156 - Introduction to Local Area Networks 3 Semester hour(s)
CIS 158 - Introduction to Wide Area Networks 3 Semester hour(s)
CIS 231 - Computer Information Systems Occupational Seminar I 1 Semester hour(s)
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED
CIS 235 - Computer Information Systems Occupational Internship I 3  Semester hour(s)
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED

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AA degree - Political Science

Second Semester - Sem/Hrs: 16 (should read as follows):

  • Foreign Language 4 Semester hour(s)
  • Fine Arts 3 Semester hour(s)
  • COM 131 - Introduction to Oral Communication 3 Semester hour(s)
  • ENG 103  - Composition II 3 Semester hour(s)
  • PSC 233 - Politics of the Developing World 3 Semester Hour(s)

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AA degree - History

Third Semester - Sem/Hrs: 16-17 (should read as follows):

  • Foreign Language 4 Semester hour(s)
  • ****History Electives 3 Semester hour(s)
  • ***Life Science 3-4 Semester hour(s)
  • COM 131 - Introduction to Oral Communication 3 Semester hour(s)
  • HIS 221 - American History to 1865 3 Semester hour(s)

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AA degree - Communication (Media)

Footnotes: (should read as follows):

*BA degree may require competency in a single foreign language through the third or fourth college semester. B.S. degree may require more courses in mathematics, statistics and/or computer science. Contact an academic advisor for more information.

*Art Photography courses also recommended (ART 103, ART 225)

**Students are encouraged to take COM 161 to meet this requirement.

***One lab science required.

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AAS degree - CIS 0075 Networking Specialist

Second Semester - Sem/Hrs: 15 (should read as follows):

  • Humanities/Fine Arts 3 Semester hour(s) OR Social/Behavioral Science 3 Semester hour(s) or Physical/Life Science 3 Semester hour(s)
  • CIS 156 - Introduction to Local Area Networks 3 Semester hour(s)
  • CIS 158 - Introduction to Wide Area Networks 3 Semester hour(s)
  • CIS 167 - A+ Certification 3 Semester Hour(s)
  • CIS 250 - Beginning Linux 3 Semester Hour(s)