University General Course Catalog 2018-2019 
    
    Jan 25, 2021  
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Sacramento City College: Silver Core Curriculum Transfer Agreement


  • A candidate for a bachelor’s degree must earn a minimum of 120 units, at least 40 of which must be in courses numbered 300 or above. A minimum of 60 units must be taken at a 4-year institution with a minimum of 30 units (300-level or above) in residence at the University of Nevada, Reno.
  • Students who graduate from a California community college with an Associate of Arts-Transfer, Associate of Science-Transfer, IGETC, or CSU BREADTH automatically fulfill lower-division general education requirements (CO1-8) at the University unless specific general education courses are required for completion of the student’s major program.
  • To find out how other courses transfer, visit the course equivalency guide.

Contact Information


University of Nevada, Reno
Transfer Center
(775) 784-4700 option 2
http://www.unr.edu/transfer
Fitzgerald Student Services Building, Second Floor

University Core Curriculum Office 
(775) 784-4710
http://www.unr.edu/provost/curriculum-central
Clark Administration Building, Room 206

SCC Counseling
Rodda Hall North, RHN 147
counseling@scc.losrios.edu
(916) 558-2204 

To ensure a successful transition to the University and graduation in four years, students must work with academic advisors at UNR and SCC throughout their career.

Completion of either the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) or the California State University Breadth Requirement (CSU), or the Associates of Arts for Transfer (AA-T) or the Associates of Science for Transfer (AS-T) may satisfy the lower-division general education requirements at UNR. Certification of the IGTEC or CSU Breadth must be provided from the institution as a separate official document or listed on the transcript. The AA-T or AS-T must be listed on the transcript from the California Community College. Courses not listed may be evaluated  on an individual basis.

Note: If you have declared a major, please refer to the University Catalog for specific college requirements in the Silver Cove Curriculum.

Silver Core General Education Requirements


Complete the courses listed below at Sacramento City College to meet the General Education requirements for your major program at the University of Nevada, Reno.

NOTE: Refer to the Core Curriculum  chapter of this catalog for information regarding  the “Core English and Math Completion Policy.”

Silver Core Writing (3-6 units) - CO1, CO3


  • UNR ENG 101: ENGWR 300
  • UNR ENG 102: ENGWR 301 or 302

Note: Students who place in ENGWR 301 or 302 are not required to complete ENGWR 300.

Silver Core Mathematics (3 units minimum) - CO2


  • MATH 300, 310, 340, 350, 351, 370, 400; STAT 300

Silver Core Natural Sciences (6 units minimum) - CO4, CO4L


At least one of the courses used here must include an appropriate lab experience:

  • CO4L: ANTH 300 & 301; ASTR 310 & 400, 320 & 400; BIOL 305, 308 & 309, 370, 422; CHEM 300, 305, 306, 320, 400, 401; GEOG 300 & 301; GEOL 302, 305 & 306; PHYS 350, 360, 410, 420
  • CO4: ANTH 300; ASTR 310, 320; BIOL 412; CHEM 330; GEOG 300, 308; GEOL 305; NUTRI 300

Silver Core Social Sciences (3 units) - CO6


  • ANTH 310, 320; ECON 302, 304; GEOG 310; POLS 301, 310; PYSC 300; SOC 300; WGS 300

Silver Core Fine Arts (3 units) - CO7


  • ARTH 300, 304, 306, 308, 310, 313, 314, 318, 325; MUFHL 305, 315, 309, 310, 311, 320, 330; TA 300, 302, 303, 342; TAFILM 300, 302, 310

Silver Core Humanities (6 units) - CO5, CO8


History and Culture (3 units)

  • CH 201 substitution: HUM 300 OR
     
  • CH 202 substitution: HUM 310

United States and Nevada Constitutions (3 units)

  • CH 203 substitution: HIS 310 or POLS 301 and one of the following must be completed at UNR for CH 203 credit: HIST 217, PSC 100

Note: After matriculation to the University of Nevada, Reno, students may not take substitute courses for Core Humanities. Students must satisfy any remaining CH requirements by completing the required CH courses.

Additional Silver Core Requirements


Complete the courses listed below at Sacramento City College to meet the lower-division additional Silver Core requirements for your major program at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Science, Technology & Society - CO9


  • CHEM 401

Diversity & Equity - CO10


  • MUFHL 315; PHIL 352; WGS 300

Global Context Course - CO11


Select one course from the following:

  • GEOG 310, 320; PHIL 352; POLS 310

Ethics Course - CO12


  • PHIL 310

Capstone Integration & Synthesis Course - CO13


Complete this upper-division requirement at UNR.

Application Course - CO14


Complete this upper-division requirement at UNR.