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, 201, 102L, 202L

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

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

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 2** for use towards LWR elective

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – 3 hours ENG 2** for use towards Humanities and Social Sciences Lit II and 3 hours ENG 2** for use towards LWR elective

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ENG 2** for use towards Humanities and Social Sciences Lit II

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 3 credits – ES 100

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLF 201, FLF 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLG 201, FLG 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

Level: A-level

Grade: C or higher

Credit: 6 credits – FLS 201, FLS 202

Level: AS-level

Grade: N/A

Credit: No Credit

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: 4 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**