Common Freshman Course List

Even some common courses at the freshman level have prerequisites. Please check the Undergraduate Catalog for that information and brief course descriptions.

Rhetoric Requirements

ENGL 100Expository Writing I3
ENGL 200Expository Writing II ( Must have 30 hours to take ENGL 200)3
   
SPCH 105Public Speaking 1A2
OROROR
SPCH 106Public Speaking I3

Exploratory

ARCH 301Appreciation of Architecture3
ASI 102Principles of Animal Science3
ASI 105Animal Sciences and Industry1
ASI 106Dairy and Poultry Science1
ASI 302Introduction to Food Science3
AT 150Introduction to Professions in the Apparel & Textile Industry3
DAS 115Orientation to Health Careers1
DEN 160Engineering Concepts1
DSFN 203Survey of the Design Professions1
EDCEP 111University Experience2 OR 3
EDCEP 120Academic and Career Decisions1
EDCEP 202Career and Life Planning2
EDEL 220Orientation to Elementary/Middle School1
ENVD 250History of the Designed Environment I3
FN 132Basic Nutrition3
FOR 285Introduction to Forestry3
FOR 375Introduction to Natural Resource Management3
FSHS 110Introduction to Human Development3
GENAG 101Ag Orientation1
GENBA 101Business Orientation0
GERON 315Introduction to Gerontology3
GRSC 100Principles of Milling3
HORT 201Introductory Horticultural Science4
HORT 256Human Dimensions of Horticulture3
HRIMD 120Survey of Hospitality Industry1
HRIMD 130Introduction to Professional Dietetic Practice1
MC 320Principles of Advertising3
MC 325Fundamentals of Public Relations3
RRES 210Introduction to the Park and Recreation Profession2

Humanities

AMETH 160American Ethnic Studies3
ART 195Survey of Art History I3
ART 196Survey of Art History II3
DAS 100First Year Seminar in K-State Culture3
ENGL 251Introduction to Literature3
HIST 101Western Civilization: The Rise of Europe3
HIST 101Western Civilization: The Modern Era3
HIST 251History of the United States since 18773
HIST 252History of the United States after 18773
MUSIC 100Music Fundamentals3
MUSIC 160Music Listening Lab2
MUSIC 245Introduction to American Music3
MUSIC 250Introduction to Music3
THTRE 261Fundamentals of Acting3
THTRE 270Introduction to Theater3
WOMST 105Introduction to Women's Studies3

International Overlay

ANTH 200Introduction to Cultural Anthropology3
ANTH 204Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (GenEd format)3
ANTH 260Introduction to Archaeology3
GEOG 100World Regional Geography3
GEOG 200Human Geography3
POLSC 333World Politics3

Modern Languages

FREN 111French I5
SPAN 161Spanish I5
GRMN 121German I4
RUSSN 151Russian I4
 Russian and German also offer 1 hour labs 

Natural Sciences

BIOCH 110Biochemistry and Society3
BIOL 198Principles of Biology4
CHM 110General Chemistry3
CHM 111General Chemistry Lab1
CHM 210Chemistry I4
GEOG 220Environmental Geography4
GEOL 100Earth in Action3
GEOL 103Geology Laboratory1
GEOL 125Natural Disasters3
KIN 220Biobehavioral Bases of Exercise3
PHYS 101Physical World I3
PHYS 103Physical World Lab1
PHYS 113General Physics I4
PHYS 115Descriptive Physics5
PHYS 191Descriptive Astronomy3

Quantitative

CIS 200Fundamentals of Computer Programming4
MATH 010Intermediate Algebra
MATH 010 it will not count towards degree requirements
3
MATH 100College Algebra3
MATH 150Plane Trigonometry3
MATH 205General Calculus and Linear Algebra3
MATH 220Analytic Geometry and Calculus I4

Social Science

ANTH 200Introduction to Cultural Anthropology3
ANTH 204Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (UGE format)3
ANTH 260Introduction to Archaeology3
ECON 110Principles of Macroeconomics3
GEOG 100World Regional Geography3
GEOG 200Human Geography3
HIST 100Introduction to History3
HIST 101Western Civilization: The Rise of Europe3
HIST 102Western Civilization: The Modern Era3
HIST 251History of the United States since 18773
HIST 252History of the United States after 18773
MC 235Mass Communications and Society3
MC 305Radio, TV and Society3
POLSC 110Introduction to Political Science3
PSYCH 110General Psychology3
SOCIO 211Introduction to Sociology3
WOMST 105Introduction to Women's Studies3