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Policy 3-2-2: Course Numbering System

WNC Policy 3-2-2
Procedure: Course Numbering System
Policy No.: 3-2-2
Department: Academic & Student Affairs
Contact: Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs
Policy:

A common course numbering system for all institutions shall be maintained.

  • Section 1: Course Numbering System
    • A. To assist students identifying the types of courses available at WNC and their applicability toward specific degrees, the College maintains the following numbering system:
      • 1. Courses articulated for transfer within the University of Nevada System -- 100 - 299
      • 2. Courses not articulated for transfer within the University of Nevada System -- 100B - 299B
      • 3. Community Service Courses -- 100C - 299C
      • 4. Developmental Instruction -- 0 - 99
    • B. Developmental Course Numbering
      • 1. 001 - 020: Adult Basic Education (Reading, Math, Language, Writing)
      • 2. 021 - 050: English as a Second Language
      • 3. 051 - 060: GED Preparation
      • 4. 061 - 080: Lower Level Developmental Courses
      • 5. 081 - 099: College Preparation courses (i.e., ENG 95, ENG 98)
Date Adopted and Dates Revised
Date Adopted April 1, 1989 Dates Revised September 2, 2008; May 11, 2004; March 1, 1989
NSHE and NRS Codes
NSHE Code Reference NSHE Board of Regents Handbook

NSHE Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes: May 1976

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URL: http://www.wnc.edu/policymanual/3-2-2.php
Date Printed: December 22, 2014
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