A and AS Level Equivalencies

NC State only grants course credit for the A- and AS-level subjects and grades listed in the chart below. These policies are subject to change as NC State conducts periodic reviews of all placement and credit policies. You should contact your academic advisor or department with specific questions about your course credit.

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 8 credits – CH 101, 102, 201, 202

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – CLA 320 and CLA *** for 3 credits

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – CLA 320

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – EC 201, EC 202

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 2**

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 2**

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – 3 hours for ENG 208 and 3 hours ENG 2**

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – 3 credits of ENG 208 and 3 credits of ENG 2**

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 208

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 208

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ES 100

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLA 201 & FLA 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLA 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLC 201 & FLC 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLC 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLF 201, FLF 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLF 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLG 201, FLG 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLG 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLN 201, FLN 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLN 201

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLJ 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLP 201 & FLP 2** (3 credits)

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLP 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLS 201, FLS 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – FLS 201

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits at 200-level, specific course depends upon exam essay topic

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits at 200-level, specific course depends upon exam essay topic

The current history examination topics would match to our courses as:

  • Modern European History, 1789-1939 equivalent to NC State HI 210
  • Southeast Asia from Colonies to Nations, 1870-1980 equivalent to NC State HI 264
  • International History, 1945-1991, no equivalent course, so HI 2**
  • The History of Tropical Africa, 1855-1914 equivalent to NC State HI 276
  • The History of the USA, c. 1840-1968 equivalent to NC State HI 252
  • Caribbean History, 1794-1900, no equivalent course, so HI 2**

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 7 credits – MA 111, MA 141

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 7 credits – MA 241, MA 305

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – COM 367

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – COM 367

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 8 credits – PY 211, PY 212

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 9 credits – PSY 200, PSY 230, one course to be determined by department based on syllabus

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – PSY 200, PSY 230

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – SOC 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – SOC 2**