Course Code Explanation

How to read our course codes:

101*/3.0 X 3L

The elements of a course code are as follows:

  • Course Number: in this case MUSC 101 (all music courses are designated "MUSC")
  • Partial Unit Identifier: Two asterisks indicate that the unit value of the course is less that 3.0 units, one asterisk indicates that the unit value of the course is less than 6.0 units
  • Course Value: the unit value of the course (from 0.0 to 6.0)
  • Evening Course Identifier: courses marked "X" are evening courses
  • Course Hours: the duration in hours per week and the type of a course; types are:
    • Lecture
    • Seminar
    • Tutorial
    • Practical (laboratory, studio, etc.)