Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013


eCore — short for electronic core-curriculum — allows University System of Georgia (USG) students the opportunity to complete their first two years of their collegiate careers in an online environment. eCore courses are taught entirely online, except for the occasional proctored exam. eCore offers courses in English, mathematics, science, history, and the social sciences that are designed, developed, taught and supported by faculty and staff from the USG. Please note that eCore has its own schedule, which varies slightly from the SPSU academic calendar. You can find out more information about eCore, such as courses offered, course descriptions, cost, textbook information, etc. at and Click here to see the eCore Equivalency Chart:

Courses taught in eCore are listed below:

CHEM 1211 - Principles of Chemistry I

CHEM 1212 - Principles of Chemistry II

COMM 1100 - Human Communications

ENGL 1101 - English Composition I

ENGL 1102 - English Composition II

ENGL 2111 - World Literature I

ENGL 2132 - American Literature II

ENVS 2202 - Environmental Science

ETEC 1101 - Electronic Technology in the Educational Environment

GEOL 1011K - Introductory Geosciences I

HIST 1111 - World History I

HIST 2111 - U.S. History I

MATH 1101 - Intro to Mathematical Modeling

MATH 1111 - College Algebra

MATH 1113 - Pre-calculus

MATH 1401 - Intro to Statistics

MATH 1501 - Calculus I

PHIL 2010 - Intro to Philosophy

PHYS 1211 - Principles of Physics I

POLS 1101 - American Government

PSYC 1101 - Introduction to General Psychology

SOCI 1101 - Introduction to Sociology

SPAN 2001 - Intermediate Spanish

SPAN 2002 - Intermediate Spanish II