Courses that Meet Breadth Requirements

Here is a list of courses that fulfill the proficiency and breadth requirements of the St Andrews Joint Degree Programme. Note: One course may fulfill up to TWO breadth requirements.

Proficiencies
  • Foreign Language Proficiency
    • a 202-level language course at W&M,
    • courses with advisor approval at St Andrews, or
    • by taking 4 years of a language in high school.
  • Digital Information Literacy
    • one credit JDP fall course
  • Writing Proficiency/Freshman Seminar
    • any course with a COLL150 attribute
  • Quantitative Proficiency
    • AP test credit for calculus or statistics,
    • any MATH course at W&M or MT course at St Andrews, or
    • any W&M Statistics course (ECON 307, KINE 394, PYCH 301, SOCL 353) or Statistics for Economists at St Andrews.
    • ECON and International Relations majors will fulfill this proficiency through required coursework for the major (ECON 307 or GOVT 301)
Knowledge Objectives

One course per knowledge objective will fulfill the requirement.

  • World of Nature
    • Any W&M BIOL, CHEM, ENSP, GEOL, or PHYS course
    • AP/IB/A-level equivalents
    • ANTH 203
    • KINE 200, 290, 350
    • PSYC 201, 311, 313, 315, 317
    • St Andrews ID 1004
    • Any St Andrews AS, BL, CH, ES, or PH course
  •  Individual & Social Behavior
    • International Relations and Economics majors will fulfill this proficiency through required coursework
    • Any W&M ANTH (except ANTH 203), ECON, GOVT, LING, SOCL;
    • AP, IB, A-level equivalents
    • PSYC except for courses listed for World of Nature above
    • St Andrews ID 1003
    • St Andrews ID 1004
    • St Andrews ID 1005, 1006
    • Any St Andrews EC, IR and SA
  • Western Civilization
    • History majorwill fulfill this proficiency through required coursework
    • ECON 341, 342
    • CLCV 207, 217, 227
    • FREN 314
    • GRMN 207
    • MUSC 213
    • St Andrews HIST courses with attributes with HEUR or HNA
    • This is not a complete list of W&M courses that meet this requirement, talk to your advisor.
    • Any St Andrews AN, HI, ME, MH and MO course
  • Non-Western Civilization
    • History majorwill fulfill this proficiency through required coursework 
    • GOVT 312, 334, 336, 337, 338, 339
    • Most LAS (Latin American Studies) courses
    • St Andrews HIST courses with attribute HOUT
    • RELG 203, 212, 213, 214, 337
    • This is not a complete list of W&M courses that meet this requirement, talk to your advisor.
  • Art, Music, Literature 
    • English and Film Studies majors will fulfill this proficiency through required coursework 
    • AP, IB, or A-level equivalents
    • Any W&M ARTH; others by advisor exemption
    • Linguistics courses in ENGL and composing, video production, etc. shouldn't count
    • Any St Andrews AH, EN, FM and MU course
  • Philosophy & Religious Systems
    • Any PHIL or RELG course
    • Any St Andrews DI or PY course
    • St Andrews ID 1003 or ID 1004