General Education Courses

General Education Courses

 

University Requirements

 

The purpose of the University Requirements is to develop students’ knowledge, skills, habits and capabilities that they will use throughout their lives, to enable them to make well-informed choices that lead to productive lives and responsible participation in society.

Students' General Intended Learning outcome

  • Demonstrate effective use of oral and written communication skills in both Arabic and English Language
  • Develop critical, creative and constructive thinking.
  • Develop academic competencies and professional skil
  • Identify, locate and evaluate the validity of information resou
  • Understand the collaboration process required for effective teamwor
  • Develop a sense of commitment to lifelong learning.
  • Identify their rights and responsibilities toward the society.
  • Recognize the importance of contributing to their community.
  • Acquire a basic of knowledge in many areas including arts, music, sports, IT and social science
  • Understand and appreciate human cultural, intellectual and artistic ideas and works
  • Understand the social and environmental factors which influence human behaviour

 

 

List of University Requirement's Courses

General Education Courses

 

 

A.Remedial Requirements (0 credit hours):

Students must sit for placement tests in English, Arabic, and Computer. Students who fail any of these tests are required to take the corresponding remedial course 0900099,0900097, or 0900096, respectively.

 

B.University Compulsory Course Requirements: 16 Credit hours

Course No Course Name Credit Hours Prerequisite

900103

Swimming

1

 

900120

Arabic Communication Skills (1)

3

0900097*

900130

English Communication Skills (1)

3

900099*

900131

English Communication Skills (2)

3

900130

900111

Military Science

3

--

900119

Life Skills

1

--

900122

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

1

--

900123

Leadership and social responsibility

1

--

 

 

C. University Elective Course Requirements: 9 Credit hours

1. Humanities: 3 Credit hours 

  

Course No Course Name Credit Hours Prerequisite

900113

Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication

3

--

900117

Civic Awareness

3

--

900140

Appreciation of Art

3

--

900141

Appreciation of Music

3

--

900124

Human Rights

3

--

900102

Sports

3

--

900118

Cultural Development

3

--

 

 

2. Science, Technology, Agriculture and Health: 3 Credit hours

 

Course No Course Name Credit Hours Prerequisite

900114

Civilization and Thought

3

--

900115

Social Ethics**

3

--

900150

Introduction to Economics***

3

--

900106

General Statistics

3

--

900133

Research Methodology

3

--

 

 

3. Social and Economic Sciences: 3 Credit hours

 

Course No Course Name Credit Hours Prerequisite

900116

Bio-Ethics

3

--

900172

Development and Environment

3

--

900171

Science and Society

3

-

900180

Computer Skills*

3

090096*

900190

Digital Culture

3

--

900185

Astronomy

3

--

 

 

* Or passing the placement test.

**Compulsory for Business and Finance Students.

***Not for Business and Finance

 

Additional General Education Courses /Faculty & Department requirements 

  

Course Name/Number Faculty/Major

903101 Calculus 1- (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Biology and Biotechnology

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Architecture

903101 Calculus 2 – (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

904101 Physics 1- (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Biology and Biotechnology

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Architecture

904110 General Physics lab1 (1 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Biology and Biotechnology

904102 Physics 2- (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

104100 Engineering Workshop (1 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

902101 General Chemistry 1 (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Medical Laboratories

Nutrition and Dietetics

Pharmacy

 

902107 General Chemistry lab 1 (1 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Medical Laboratories

Biology and Biotechnology

Pharmacy

304150 Analytical Chemistry (2 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Pharmacy

 

301232 Biochemistry  (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Pharmacy

 

903104 Mathematics and Biostatistics (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Pharmacy

 

903281 Probability and statistics (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Civil Engineering

Mechanical  Engineering

Biology and Biotechnology

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

303111 Fundamentals of Nutrition – (3 Cr. Hrs.)

 

Compulsory for:

Nutrition and Dietetics

Medical Laboratories

201101 General Biology 1 – (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Nutrition and Dietetics

Medical Laboratories

Biology and Biotechnology

Pharmacy

201107 General biology lab 1(1 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Nutrition and Dietetics

Medical Laboratories

Biology and Biotechnology

903231 Statistics for Health Science  - (2 cr. hrs)

 

Compulsory for:

Nutrition and Dietetics

Medical Laboratories

904103 Physics for Health Sciences - (3 cr. hrs)

 

Compulsory for:

Medical Laboratories

401121 Programing Fundamentals (3 Cr. Hrs.)

 

Compulsory for:

Computer Science

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

903103 Mathematics for business (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

501101 Principles  of accounting (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

502101 Principles of management (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

503101 Principles of finance (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

504101 Principles of marketing (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

505101 Principles of risk management Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

500101 Microeconomics (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

500102 Macroeconomics (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

903182 Statistics for business (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:

Accounting

Business Administration

Banking and Finance

Marketing

Risk Management

Human Resources Management

500301 International Economics (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Banking and Finance

 

608112 History of Art and Architecture (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Architecture

Interior Design

Design and Visual Communication

608130 Free-Hand drawing (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Architecture

Interior Design

Design and Visual Communication

607234 Workshop (2 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Architecture

Interior Design

Design and Visual Communication

607219 Design Research and Creative Thinking (2 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Architecture

Interior Design

Design and Visual Communication

608218 Introduction to History of Modern Art (3 Cr. Hrs.)

 

Compulsory for:  

Design and Visual Communication

608216 Scriptwriting, Storyboarding and Narrative (2 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Design and Visual Communication

607222 History of Islamic Interior Design (2 Cr. Hrs.)

 

Compulsory for:  

Interior Design

607223 History of Modern Interior Design (2 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory for:  

Interior Design

702005 Italian /European language 1 (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

702006 Italian /European language (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

703251 Culture and Globalization (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

704101 Introduction to Mass Communication (3 Cr. Hrs.)

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

702103 Listening and speaking (3 Cr. Hrs)

 

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

702105 Reading Comprehension (3 Cr. Hrs)

 

Compulsory  for:

English Language and Literature

Translation 

702104  Study Skills  (3 Cr. Hrs)

Compulsory  for:

Translation 

702106 Writing 1 (3 Cr. Hrs)

Compulsory  for:

Translation 

702201 Writing 2 (3 Cr. Hrs)

 

Compulsory  for:

Translation