Illinois General Education Core Requirements

Students completing the following general education courses will be considered as having met the Illinois General Education Core Curriculum. The list of courses is effective as of February 2007; check with a counselor for updated information or check the IAI web site for updated listings at Southwestern and the 100+ other Illinois institutions that are IAI participants.

Humanities and Fine Arts: 3 courses (9 semester credits)

  • One course selected from Humanities
  • One courses selected from Fine Arts
  • One course from either Humanities or Fine Arts.
 
Course Number Course Description Credits
FREN-202 Intermediate French (IAI – H1 900) 4
GERM-202 Intermediate German (IAI – H1 900) 4
HIST-286 History of Religion (IAI – H5 904N)) 3
LIT-113 Intro to Literature I (IAI – H3 901) 3
LIT-117 Literature Written by Women II (IAI – H3 911D) 3
LIT-125 Drama as Literature (IAI – H3 902) 3
LIT-201 World Literature I (IAI – H3 906) 3
LIT-202 World Literature II (IAI – H3 907) 3
LIT-203 Bible as Literature I (IAI – H5 901) 3
LIT-204 Bible as Literature II (IAI – H5 901) 3
LIT-205 Lit of Developing/Non-Western Countries (IAI – H3 908N) 3
LIT-208 Topics in Film & Literature (IAI – HF 908) 3
LIT-213 American Literature I (IAI – H3 914) 3
LIT-214 American Literature II(IAI – H3 915) 3
LIT-215 Contemporary Multicultural American Literature (IAI – H3 910D) 3
LIT-251 English Literature I (IAI – H3 912) 3
LIT-252 English Literature II(IAI – H3 913) 3
LIT-290 Shakespeare Comedies & Histories (IAI – H3 905) 3
LIT-291 Shakespeare – Tragedies & Romances (IAI – H3 905) 3
PHIL-150 Introduction to Philosophy (IAI – H4 900) 3
PHIL-151 Introductory Logic (IAI – H4 906) 3
PHIL-152 Ethics(IAI – H4 904) 3
PHIL-153 Introduction to History Philosophy I: Classical Thought (IAI – H4 901) 3
PHIL-154 Introduction to History Philosophy II: Contemporary Thought (IAI – H4 902) 3
PHIL-155 Non-Western Philosophy (IAI – H4 903N) 3
PHIL-160 Introduction to Philosophy of Religion (IAI – H4 905) 3
SPAN-202 Intermediate Spanish (IAI – H1 900) 4