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GUIDE TO RU EXCEPTIONS on SDB

Areas of Knowledge

Transfer Foreign Language as VLPA

WIN/2010 and thereafter

Required Courses


Directed Electives

Honors

PRIOR TO WIN/2010

Required Courses


Supporting Coursework

Directed Electives

Honors

 

CREDITS FOR DEGREE WIN/2014 - Present
REQUIREMENT

PSNAME

WHAT YOU CAN DO

FIELDS TO USE
182 credits
(Max 2 credits may be waived)
WIN/2014 ff
LARCH182 Waive credit REQHRS: - #
(Max 2 credits may be waived)
CREDITS FOR DEGREE Prior to WIN/2014
(Do not make this exception if the student plans to graduate with a double degree.)
REQUIREMENT

PSNAME

WHAT YOU CAN DO

FIELDS TO USE
225 credits
Prior to WIN/2014
LARCH225 Waive credit REQHRS: - #
GENERAL EDUCATION
REQUIREMENT

PSNAME

WHAT YOU CAN DO

FIELDS TO USE
ENGLISH COMPOSITION
5 credits ENGLCOMPOSITION Waive 1 credit - ONLY with a 4-cr composition course from Western Washington Univ. REQHRS: - 1
WRITING
10 credits WRITING Waive a credit REQHRS: - 1
DIVERSITY
3 credit course APPR-DV Allow a special topics or course that you have determined to be Diversity to apply. (Ind study and research courses must be referred to Undergrad Advising.) COURSE:
AREAS OF KNOWLEDGE
NOTE: DARS will normally juggle courses in the AOKs to the student's best advantage--after all required courses are taken. However, if it fails, you can bump one out by creating an exception with the psname
     *LA-VLPA-R
     *LA-I&S-R
     *LA-NW-R
REQUIREMENT

PSNAME

WHAT YOU CAN DO

FIELDS TO USE
20 credits of VLPA LA-VLPA Waive a credit REQHRS: - 1
*LA-VLPA-R Block/Remove a course COURSE:
TADA-FL Allow foreign language 101 and 102 for Transf Assoc Degree Agreement students COURSE:
LARCH Allow L ARCH course other than 300 COURSE:
APPR-V Allow a special topics or ancient course that you have determined to be VLPA to apply. (Ind study and research courses must be referred to Undergrad Advising.) COURSE:
20 credits of I&S LA-I&S Waive a credit REQHRS: - 1
APPR-I Allow a special topics or ancient course that you have determined to be I&S to apply. (Ind study and research courses must be referred to Undergrad Advising.) COURSE:
*LA-I&S-R Block/Remove a course COURSE:
20 credits of NW LA-NW Waive a credit REQHRS: - 1
APPR-N Allow a special topics or ancient course that you have determined to be I&S to apply. (Ind study and research courses must be referred to Undergrad Advising.) COURSE:
*LA-NW-R Block/Remove a course COURSE:
MAJOR COURSEWORK, WIN 2014 - Present
Overall Credits
113 credits LARCH-113 Waive credit REQHRS: - #
REQUIRED COURSES
   To remove a course, add -R to the PSNAME.
300-level studios
3 courses:
301, 302, 303
STUDIO-300 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
400-level studios*
4 courses:
402, 403, 474, 475
STUDIO-400 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
  *To allow a course with fewer than 6 credits, use an RR exception instead of RU.
Planting Design
1
course: 424
DESIGN-I Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Environmental History
2 courses: 352, 352
HIST-REQ Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Theory
3 courses:
341, 361, 363
THEORY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Professional Practice
1
course: 473
PRACTICE Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Graphics
3
courses: 411, 440, 441
GRAPHICS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Construction
3
courses: 331, 332, 433
CONST Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Soils
1
courses: 432
SOIL Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Plant Identification
1 course: ESRM 331, BIOL 317 or course approved by dept
ID Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Management
1
course:
473, 479 or 480
MGMT Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Geology
1 course:
ESS 301 or 315
GEOLOGY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
DIRECTED ELECTIVES
    To allow a course with fewer than 3 credits, use an RR exception instead of RU.
    To remove a course, add -R to the PSNAME.
Ecology/Forestry Elecs
2
courses from the list,
  
>=3 cr each
ECOLOGY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Law, Policy or Business
1 course from the list
  >=3 cr
LEGIS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Urban Design/Planning
1 CEP or URBDP upper div course, >=3 cr
UDP Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
MAJOR COURSEWORK, WIN 2010 - AUT 2013
Overall Credits
135 credits LARCH-135 Waive credit REQHRS: - #
REQUIRED COURSES
   To remove a course, add -R to the PSNAME.
300-level studios
4 courses:
300, 301, 302, 303
STUDIO-300 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
400-level studios*
4 courses:
402, 403, 474, 475
STUDIO-400 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
  *To allow a course with fewer than 6 credits, use an RR exception instead of RU.
Planting Design I
3 courses: 323, 324, 325
DESIGN-I Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Planting Design II
1
course:
322, 423, or 424
DESIGN-II Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Environmental History
2 courses: 352, 352
HIST-REQ Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Theory
4 courses:
341, 361, 362, 363
THEORY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Graphics
2 courses: 411, 412
GRAPHICS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Professional Practice
1
course: 473
PRACTICE Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Construction
3
courses: 331, 332, 433
CONST Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Computer
2
courses: 440, 441
COMPUTER Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Plant Identification
1 course: ESRM 331
ID Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Management
1
course:
473, 479 or 480
MGMT Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Geology
1 course:
ESS 301 or 315
GEOLOGY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
DIRECTED ELECTIVES
    To allow a course with fewer than 3 credits, use an RR exception instead of RU.
    To remove a course, add -R to the PSNAME.
History Elective
1
course from the list,
   >=3 cr
HIST-ELEC Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Ecology/Forestry Elecs
2
courses from the list,
  
>=3 cr each
ECOLOGY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Legislation
1 course from the list
  >=3 cr
LEGIS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Soils
1 course: ESRM 210, 311, 409, 413 or 416
SOILS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Urban Design/Planning
1 CEP or URBDP upper div course, >=3 cr
UDP Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Addl directed elecs, if required, to reach 135
(nothing required, max. 12 will apply)
LARCH-ELEC Allow a course not on the directed electives lists COURSE:
MAJOR COURSEWORK, AUT 2004 - AUT 2009
REQUIRED COURSES
300-level studios
3 courses:
301, 302, 303
STUDIO-300 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
400-level studios
4 courses: 402, 403, 406, 474, 475, 476
STUDIO-400 Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Required History
2 courses: 352, 352
HIST-REQ Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
History Elec
1
course from the list
HIST-ELEC Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Theory
4 courses:
341, 361, 362, 363
THEORY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Graphics
2 courses: 411, 412
GRAPHICS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Professional Practice
1
course: 473
PRACTICE Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Construction
3
courses: 331, 332, 433
CONST Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive a course REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Supporting Coursework
Computer
2 courses: 440, 441
COMPUTER Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Geology
1 course:
ESS 301 or 315
GEOLOGY Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Plant Identification
1 course: ESRM 331
ID Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Horticulture
1 course:
ESRM 472, 473, 480
HORT
(MGMT also works)
Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Directed Electives
Ecology/Forestry
1 course from the list
ECOLOGY
-or-
FORESTRY
Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Envir Legislation
1 course from the list
LEGIS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Soils
1 course: ESRM 210, 311, 409, 413, 416
SOILS Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
Urban Design/Planning
1 course from the list
UDP Allow a different course COURSE:
Waive the requirement REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
HONORS
In these exceptions you aren't really waiving a course, as it appears.  It's just a trick. LARCH-HONORS INSERT THE HONORS
    REQUIREMENT
REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1
LARCH-H-OK SIGNAL COMPLETION OF
   THE REQUIREMENT
REQSRQ/REQCT: - 1