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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Course Prefixes, Definitions, and Locations

How to Find a Course:

The following list presents course subjects alphabetically by letter prefix. The column to the right contains the school, department, and/or program(s) offering that course subject. The schools, departments, and/or programs can be found, alphabetically, in the "Academic Departments and Programs" section of this Bulletin, where each course offered in a given program is listed, including title, description, and credit hours.

Course Symbols

Prefix Definition Program(s)
ABT Arabic Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
ACG Accounting: General Accounting
ADE Adult Education Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
ADV Advertising Communication Corporate Communication Professional Communication
AFA African-American Studies African-American Studies
AFH African History History
AFR Aerospace Studies Aerospace Studies
AMH American History History
AML American Literature English
ANG Anthropology: Graduate Anthropology
ANT Anthropology Anthropology
APK Applied Kinesiology Education Psychology and Learning Systems Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences Sport Management
ARA Arabic Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
ARE Art Education Art Art Education
ARH Art History Art Art History Classics
ART Art Art
ASH Asian History Asian Studies Classics History
ASL American Sign Language Communication Science and Disorders
ASN Asian Studies Asian Studies
AST Astronomy Physics
ATR Athletic Training Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences
BCC Basic Clinical Clerkships Medicine
BCH Biochemistry (Biophysics) Biological Science Biomedical Sciences Chemistry and Biochemistry
BME Biomedical Engineering Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
BMS Basic Medical Sciences Biomedical Sciences Medicine
BOT Botany Biological Science
BSC Biological Sciences Biological Science Biomedical Sciences
BUL Business Law Risk Management/Insurance, Real Estate and Legal Studies
CAP Computer Applications Computer Science Scientific Computing
CBH Comparative Psychology and Animal Behavior Psychology
CCE Civil Construction Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering
CCJ Criminology and Criminal Justice Criminology and Criminal Justice Public Safety and Security
CDA Computer Design/Architecture Computer Science Criminology and Criminal Justice
CEG Civil Geotechnical Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering
CEN Computer Software Engineering Computer Science
CES Civil Engineering Structures Civil and Environmental Engineering
CGN Civil Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering
CGS Computer General Studies Accounting Computer Science Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Information Teacher Education
CHD Home Economics: Child Development Family and Child Sciences
CHI Chinese Modern Languages and Linguistics
CHM Chemistry Biomedical Sciences Chemistry and Biochemistry
CHT Chinese Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
CIS Computer Science and Information Systems Computer Science Criminology and Criminal Justice
CJC Corrections Criminology and Criminal Justice Public Safety and Security
CJE Law Enforcement Criminology and Criminal Justice Public Safety and Security
CJJ Juvenile Justice Criminology and Criminal Justice Public Safety and Security
CJL Law and Process Criminology and Criminal Justice Public Safety and Security
CLA Classical and Ancient Studies Classics History
CLP Clinical Psychology Biomedical Sciences Psychology
CLT Classical Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Classics
CNT Computer Networks Computer Science Criminology and Criminal Justice
COA Home Economics: Consumer Affairs Retail, Merchandising and Product Development
COM Communication Communication Corporate Communication Molecular Biophysics Professional Communication
COP Computer Programming Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain Computer Science Criminology and Criminal Justice Information
COT Computing Theory Computer Science
CPO Comparative Politics Political Science Public Safety and Security
CPS Comparative Policy Studies (Multinational) Social Science
CRW Creative Writing English Professional Communication
CTE Home Economics: Clothing and Textiles Retail, Merchandising and Product Development
CWR Civil Water Resources Civil and Environmental Engineering
DAA Dance, Emphasis on Activity Dance
DAE Dance Education Dance
DAN Dance Dance
DEM Demography Sociology
DEP Developmental Psychology Biomedical Sciences Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Psychology
DIE Dietetics Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences
DIG Digital Media Art Scientific Computing
DSC Domestic Security Public Safety and Security
EAB Experimental Analysis of Behavior Biomedical Sciences Psychology
EAP English as a Second Language for Academic Purposes Teacher Education
EBD Education: Emotional/Behavioral Disorders Teacher Education
ECH Engineering: Chemical Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
ECO Economics Economics
ECP Economic Problems and Policy Economics Finance
ECS Economic Systems and Development Economics
ECT Education: Career/Technical Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
EDA Educational Administration Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
EDE Education: Elementary Teacher Education
EDF Education: Foundations and Policy Studies Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Teacher Education
EDG Education: General Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Teacher Education
EDH Education: Higher Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
EDM Education: Middle School Teacher Education
EDP Educational Psychology Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
EDS Education Supervision Teacher Education
EEC Education: Early Childhood Teacher Education
EEE Engineering: Electrical and Electronic Electrical and Computer Engineering
EEL Engineering: Electrical Electrical and Computer Engineering
EES Environmental Engineering Science Civil and Environmental Engineering
EEX Education: Exceptional Child-Core Competencies Biomedical Sciences Teacher Education
EGI Education: Gifted Educational Psychology and Learning
EGM Engineering Science Civil and Environmental Engineering Mechanical Engineering
EGN Engineering: General Civil and Environmental Engineering Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical Engineering Statistics
EGS Engineering: Support Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
EIN Industrial Engineering Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
ELD Education: Specific Learning Disabilities Teacher Education
EMA Materials Engineering Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical Engineering
EME Education: Technology and Media Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Teacher Education
EML Engineering: Mechanical Mechanical Engineering
EMR Education: Mental Retardation Teacher Education
ENC English Composition English Geography Molecular Biophysics
ENG English: General English
ENL English Literature English
ENT Entrepreneurship Biomedical Sciences Medicine
ENV Engineering: Environmental Civil and Environmental Engineering
EOC Ocean Engineering Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
ESC Earth Science Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
ESI Industrial/Systems Engineering Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
EUH European History Classics History
EUS European Studies Russian and East European Studies
EVI Education: Visually Impaired-Blind Teacher Education
EVR Environmental Studies Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Geography
EXP Experimental Psychology Psychology
FAD Home Economics: Family Development Family and Child Sciences
FIL Film Communication Motion Picture Arts
FIN Finance Finance
FLE Foreign Language Education Classics Teacher Education
FOL Foreign Languages Modern Languages and Linguistics
FOS Food Science Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences
FOT Foreign Languages (In Translation) Modern Languages and Linguistics
FOW Foreign Languages, Comparative Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
FRE French Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
FRT French Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
FRW French Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
FSS Food Service Systems Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences
GEA Geography: Regional Areas Geography
GEB General Business Accounting Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain Finance Management Marketing
GEO Geography: Systematic Biomedical Sciences Geography
GER German Modern Languages and Linguistics
GET German Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
GEW German Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
GFD Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
GIS Geography: Information Science Geography
GLY Geology Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
GMS Graduate Medical Sciences Biomedical Sciences Medicine
GRA Graphic Arts Art
GRE Classical Greek (Language Study) Classics
GRW Classical Greek Literature (Writings) Classics Religion
HBR Modern Hebrew Language Modern Languages and Linguistics Religion
HEE Home Economics Education Family and Child Sciences
HFT Hospitality Management Hospitality
HIS General History and Historiography History
HMG Hospitality Management: Graduate Hospitality
HOE Home Economics: General Family and Child Sciences
HPS History and Philosophy of Science History and Philosophy of Science Religion
HSC Health Sciences Biomedical Sciences Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences Public Health Social Science
HUM Humanities Humanities Modern Languages and Linguistics
HUN Human Nutrition Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences
IDC Interdisciplinary Computing Information
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies Humanities Teacher Education
IFS Interdisciplinary Florida State University Courses Art Art History Anthropology Biological Science Classics Communication Communication Science and Disorders Criminology and Criminal Justice Dance Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Economics Educational Psychology and Learning Systems English Family and Child Sciences Geography History History and Philosophy of Science Humanities Information International Affairs Management Medicine Modern Languages and Linguistics Motion Picture Arts Music Philosophy Political Science Professional Communication Psychology Religion Social Science Sociology Sport Management Statistics Teacher Education Theatre
IHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Biomedical Sciences Medicine
IND Interior Design Interior Architecture and Design
INP Industrial and Applied Psychology Psychology
INR International Relations International Affairs Political Science
INS International Studies International Affairs
ISC Interdisciplinary Sciences Biological Science Chemistry and Biochemistry Computer Science Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Materials Science and Engineering Psychology Public Safety and Security Science Teaching Scientific Computing
ISM Information Systems Management Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain
ISS Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Biomedical Sciences Social Science
ITA Italian Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
ITT Italian Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
ITW Italian Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
JPN Japanese Modern Languages and Linguistics
JPT Japanese Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
LAE Language Arts and English Education English Teacher Education
LAH Latin American History History
LAS Latin American Studies Latin American and Caribbean Studies
LAT Latin (Language Study) Classics
LAW Law Law
LDR Leadership Studies Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
LEI Leisure Event Management Recreation, Tourism and Events
LIN Linguistics Anthropology Communication Science and Disorders English Modern Languages and Linguistics Teacher Education
LIS Library and Information Studies Biomedical Sciences Information Teacher Education
LIT Literature English
LNW Latin Literature (Writings) Classics
MAA Mathematics: Analysis Mathematics
MAC Mathematics: Calculus and Pre-calculus Mathematics
MAD Mathematics: Discrete Mathematics Scientific Computing
MAE Mathematics Education Mathematics Teacher Education
MAN Management Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain Finance Management Marketing
MAP Mathematics Applied Earth, Ocean, and Atmosphere Science Mathematics Scientific Computing
MAR Marketing Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain Marketing
MAS Mathematics: Algebraic Structures Mathematics
MAT Mathematics Mathematics
MCB Microbiology Biological Science
MDE Medical Electives Medicine
MDU Undergraduate Medicine Courses Biomedical Sciences
MET Meteorology Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
MGF Mathematics: General and Finite Mathematics
MHF Mathematics: History and Foundations Mathematics
MHS Mental Health Services Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Teacher Education
MMC Mass Media Communication Communication Corporate Communication Professional Communication
MOB Molecular Biophysics Molecular Biophysics
MSL Military Science and Leadership Military Science
MTG Mathematics: Topology and Geometry Mathematics
MUC Music: Composition Music
MUE Music Education Music
MUG Music: Conducting Music
MUH Music: History/Musicology Music
MUL Music Literature Music
MUM Music: Commercial/Management/Administration Music
MUN Music Ensembles Music
MUO Music: Opera/Musical Theatre Music
MUR Music: Church Music
MUS Music Music
MUT Music: Theory Music
MUY Music: Therapy Music
MVB Applied Music: Brasses Music
MVH Historical Instruments Music
MVJ Applied Music: Jazz Music
MVK Applied Music: Keyboard Music
MVO Applied Music: Other Music
MVP Applied Music: Percussion Music
MVS Applied Music: Strings Music
MVV Applied Music: Voice Music
MVW Applied Music: Woodwinds Music
NGR Nursing: Graduate Nurse Anesthesia Nursing
NSP Nursing: Special Nursing
NUR Nursing: Generic Undergraduate Biomedical Sciences Nursing
OCB Biological Oceanography Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
OCC Chemical Oceanography Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
OCE General Oceanography Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
OCG Geological Oceanography Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science
OCP Physical Oceanography Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Mathematics
ORI Oral Interpretation Communication
PAD Public Administration Biomedical Sciences Public Administration and Policy
PAS Physician Assistant Medicine
PAX Peace Studies International Affairs
PCB Process Biology (Cell/Molecular/Ecology/Genetics/ Physiology) Biological Science Psychology
PCO Psychology for Counseling Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
PEL Physical Education Activities (General): Object Centered, Land Sport Management
PEM Physical Education Activities (General): Performance Centered, Land Sport Management
PEN Physical Education Activities (General): Water, Snow, Ice Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Sport Management
PEO Physical Education Activities (Professional): Object Centered, Land Sport Management
PEP Physical Education Activities (Professional): Performance Centered, Land Sport Management
PET Physical Education Theory Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences Sport Management
PGY Photography Art
PHC Public Health Concentration Public Health Social Science
PHH Philosophy, History of Philosophy
PHI Philosophy Philosophy Religion
PHM Philosophy of Man and Society Philosophy Political Science
PHP Philosophers and Schools Philosophy
PHY Physics Biomedical Sciences Chemical Physics Physics
PHZ Physics: Continued Physics
POR Portuguese Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
POS Political Science Political Science Public Administration and Policy
POT Political Theory Political Science
POW Portuguese Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
PPE Personality Psychology
PRO Prosthetics/Orthotics Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
PRT Portuguese Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
PSB Psychobiology Biological Science Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Psychology
PSC Physical Sciences Chemistry and Biochemistry Physics
PSY Psychology Psychology
PUP Public Policy Biomedical Sciences Political Science
PUR Public Relations Communication
QMB Quantitative Methods in Business Business Analytics, Information Systems and Supply Chain Finance Marketing Statistics
RCS Rehabilitation Counseling Services Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
REA Reading English
RED Reading Education Teacher Education
REE Real Estate Risk Management/Insurance, Real Estate and Legal Studies
REL Religion: Undergraduate Religion
RLG Religion: Graduate Religion
RMI Risk Management and Insurance Risk Management/Insurance, Real Estate and Legal Studies
RTV Radio: Television Communication Corporate Communication Professional Communication
RUS Russian Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
RUT Russian Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
RUW Russian Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
SCC Security Criminology and Criminal Justice
SCE Science Education Biological Science Chemistry and Biochemistry Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science Teacher Education
SDS Student Development Services Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
SEC Serbo-Croatian Language Modern Languages and Linguistics
SED Speech Education Communication
SLL Slavic Languages History Modern Languages and Linguistics
SLS Student Life Skills (Learning) Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
SMT Science or Mathematics Teaching Teacher Education
SOP Social Psychology Psychology
SOW Social Work Biomedical Sciences Educational Psychology Social Work
SPA Speech Pathology and Audiology Biomedical Sciences Communication Science and Disorders
SPC Speech Communication Art History Biomedical Sciences Communication Corporate Communication Professional Communication
SPM Sports Management Sport Management
SPN Spanish Language Biomedical Sciences Modern Languages and Linguistics
SPS School Psychology Educational Psychology and Learning Systems
SPT Spanish Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
SPW Spanish Literature (Writings) Modern Languages and Linguistics
SRK Sanskrit Language Religion
SSE Social Studies Education Teacher Education
STA Statistics Statistics
SYA Sociological Analysis Sociology
SYD Sociology of Demography/Area Studies/Sociological Minorities Sociology
SYG Sociology: General Sociology
SYO Social Organization Biomedical Sciences Sociology
SYP Social Processes Biomedical Sciences Educational Psychology and Learning Systems Sociology
TAX Taxation Accounting
THE Theatre Studies and General Resources Theatre
TPA Theatre Production and Administration Theatre
TPP Theatre Performance and Performance Training Theatre
TSL Teaching English as a Second Language Teacher Education
TTE Transportation Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering
TUT Turkish Culture in Translation or Translation Skills Modern Languages and Linguistics
URP Urban and Regional Planning Biomedical Sciences Urban and Regional Planning
URS Urban and Regional Studies Urban and Regional Planning
VIC Visual Communication Communication
WOH World History History
WST Women's Studies Women's Studies
ZOO Zoology Biological Science