Unit of Credit

The credit value of each course is given in semester units and is shown after the description of the course
(see course descriptions ). One hour of classroom or direct faculty instruction and a minimum of two hours of out-of-class student work each week for fifteen weeks, or the equivalent amount of work over a different amount of time; or two hours of laboratory work, or three hours of self-study, practicum, or internship/externship per week provides one semester hour of credit.