Jun 25, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Texas Common Course Numbering System


The University of Houston-Downtown is a participant in the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS). This system ensures that if a student takes a course bearing a common course number at another college or university, UH-Downtown will accept the course in transfer as equivalent to the corresponding UH-Downtown course. Common course numbers have a four-letter prefix followed by a four-digit number. The four-letter prefix identifies the subject area. For example, ENGL is the common prefix for English courses, and COSC is the common prefix for computer science courses. The four-digit number following the prefix identifies a specific course with the subject area.

Each digit in the four-digit sequence gives additional information about the course. The first digit identifies the course as either freshman level (1) or sophomore level (2). The second digit identifies the number of credit hours students earn upon completing the course. The final two digits indicate the sequence in which courses are generally taken. Thus, French I (FREN 1311) is taken before French II (FREN 1312).

In this Catalog, for courses corresponding to those in the TCCNS, the common course number is indicated in parentheses at the end of the course description. The following is a list of all UH-Downtown courses for which a common course number exists. More information about the Texas Common Course Numbering System is available from the Office of Admissions (Room 326-South; 713-221-8533).

TCCNS Course Number UHD Course Number TCCNS Course Number UHD Course Number TCCNS Course Number UHD Course Number
ACCT 2301 ACC 2301 CRIJ 1301 CJ 1301 MATH 1342 STAT 2300
ACCT 2302 ACC 2302 CRIJ 1306 CJ 2302 MATH 2318 MATH 2307
ANTH 2301 ANTH 2301 CRIJ 2313 CJ 2303 MATH 2305 MATH 2305
ANTH 2351 ANTH 2303 CRIJ 2328 CJ 2301 MATH 2412 MATH 1404
ARAB 1411 ARAB 1401 DRAM 1310 DRA 1301 MATH 2413 MATH 2401
ARAB 1412 ARAB 1402 DRAM 1330 DRA 1305 MATH 2414 MATH 2402
ARTS 1301 ART 1310 DRAM 1351 DRA 1303 MATH 2415 MATH 2403
ARTS 1303 ART 1301 DRAM 1352 DRA 1304 MIS 1301 BCIS 1301
ARTS 1304 ART 1302 ECON 1301 ECO 1301 MUSI 1311 MUS 1304
ARTS 1311 ART 1303 ECON 2301 ECO 2301 PHIL 1301 PHIL 1301
ARTS 1312 ART 1304 ECON 2302 ECO 2302 PHIL 2303 PHIL 1302
ARTS 1316 ART 1305 EDUC 1100 CSP 1101 PHIL 2306 PHIL 2305
ARTS 1317 ART 1306 EDUC 1300 UHD 1301 PHIL 2316 PHIL 2301
ARTS 2316 ART 2303 ENGL 1301 ENG 1301 PHIL 2317 PHIL 2302
ARTS 2317 ART 2304 ENGL 1302 ENG 1302 PHYS 1101 PHYS 1107
ARTS 2323 ART 2301 ENGL 2322 ENG 2313 PHYS 1102 PHYS 1108
ARTS 2348 ART 1307 ENGL 2323 ENG 2314 PHYS 1301 PHYS 1307
ARTS 2366 ART 2306 ENGL 2327 ENG 2311 PHYS 1302 PHYS 1308
ARTS 2367 ART 2307 ENGL 2328 ENG 2312 PHYS 1403 PHYS 1302
BCIS 1301 MIS 1301 ENGL 2332 ENG 2301 PHYS 1404 PHYS 1301
BIOL 1106 BIOL 1101 ENGL 2333 ENG 2302 PHYS 2125 PHYS 2101
BIOL 1107 BIOL 1102 ENGR 1407 ENGR 2407 PHYS 2126 PHYS 2102
BIOL 1306 BIOL 1301 ENGR 2304 ENGR 1400 PHYS 2325 PHYS 2401
BIOL 1307 BIOL 1302 ENGT 1407 EET 2431 PHYS 2326 PHYS 2402
BIOL 1322 BIOL 2306 ENGT 1409 EET 1411 PSYC 2301 PSY 1303
BIOL 2101 BIOL 1103 FREN 1411 FREN 1401 PSYC 1300 UHD 1301
BIOL 2102 BIOL 1104 FREN 1412 FREN 1402 PSYC 2306 SOS 2308
BIOL 2120 MBIO 1105 FREN 2311 FREN 2301 PSYC 2314 PSY 2310
BIOL 2121 MBIO 2105 FREN 2312 FREN 2302 PSYC 2315 PSY 2306
BIOL 2301 BIOL 1303 GEOG 1300 GEOG 1301 PSYC 2317 PSY 2317
BIOL 2302 BIOL 1304 GEOG 1303 GEOG 1302 PSYC 2319 PSY 2302
BIOL 2320 MBIO 1305 GEOL 1103 GEOL 1105 SOCI 1301 SOC 1303
BIOL 2321 MBIO 2305 GEOL 1104 GEOL 1106 SOCI 1306 SOC 2302
Busi 1307 FIN 1330 GEOL 1303 GEOL 1305 SOCI 2326 PSY 2302
CHEM 1105 CHEM 1105 GEOL 1304 GEOL 1306 SOCW 2361 SOC 2306
CHEM 1111 CHEM 1107 GEOL 1345 GEOL 1345 SPAN 1300 SPAN 1305
CHEM 1112 CHEM 1108 GEOL 1401 GEOL 1307 SPAN 1411 SPAN 1401
CHEM 1305 CHEM 1305 GEOL 1402 GEOL 1308 SPAN 1412 SPAN 1402
CHEM 1311 CHEM 1307 GEOL 1447 GEOL 1304 SPAN 2311 SPAN 2301
CHEM 1312 CHEM 1308 GOVT 2107 POLS 2107 SPAN 2312 SPAN 2302
CHI 1411 CHI 1401 GOVT 2301 POLS 2303 SPAN 2313 SPAN 2311
CHI 1412 CHI 1402 GOVT 2302 POLS 2304 SPAN 2315 SPAN 2312
COMM 1307 COMM 1302 GOVT 2305 POLS 2305 SPCH 1311 COMM 1304
COMM 2366 COMM 2305 GOVT 2306 POLS 2306 SPCH 1315 COMM 1306
COSC 1301 CS 1305 HIST 1301 HIST 1305 SPCH 1318 COMM 2309
COSC 1436 CS 1410 HIST 1302 HIST 1306 SPCH 1342 COMM 1301
COSC 1437 CS 2410 HIST 2301 HIST 1312 SPCH 2341 COMM 1305
COSC 2330 CS 2310 HIST 2321 HIST 2315    
COSC 2325 or 2425 CS 2301 HIST 2322 HIST 2316    
COSC 2336 or 2436 CS 3304 HUMA 2319 HIST 1314    
    MATH 1314 MATH 1301    
    MATH 1316 MATH 1302    
    MATH 1324 MATH 1305    
    MATH 1325 MATH 1306    
    MATH 1332 MATH 1310