What does that code mean?

 

Term Codes
  • xxxx10 - Spring Term
  • xxxx50 - Summer I Term (2019 and before)
  • xxxx70 - Summer II Term (2019 and before)
  • xxxx60 - Summer Term (2020 and later)
  • xxxx80 - Fall Term

"xxxx" refers to the year.  For example, Spring 2020 would be 202010.

Part of Term Codes

For more information on part of term.

  • 1 - Full Term
  • H1 - First Half
  • H2 - Second Half
Course Subject Designations
  • FRST - An education abroad placeholder course.
  • INST - A consortium placeholder course, whereby the course number aligns with a specific consortium institution.
  • TRNF - An elective originating via transfer, usually followed with course numbers between 0001 - 1103.
  • UNCX - A placeholder course indicating a student is enrolled in a UNC Online course.  The placeholder will include a course number that represents the credit hours at the visiting campus and is used for billing at UNC Charlotte (i.e., UNCX 1300 = 3 credit hours, UNCX 1400 = 4 credit hours).  Upon completion of the UNC Online course, the equivalent course is applied as transfer credit.  Effective spring 2020, the UNCX placeholder is non-graded.
Course Number Designations (always 4 characters)
  • 1ELE - A 1000-level elective course specific to the department identified by the subject.
  • 2ELE - A 2000-level elective course specific to the department identified by the subject.
  • 3ELE - A 3000-level elective course specific to the department identified by the subject.
  • 4ELE - A 4000-level elective course specific to the department identified by the subject.
  • xxxxL - A course number ending in L indicates the course was a lab.
  • xxxxC - A course number ending in C indicates courses taught in China.
  • xxxxH - A course number ending in H indicates business courses taught in Hong Kong.
  • xxxxM - A course number ending in M indicates business courses taught in Mexico.
  • xxxxT - A course number ending in T indicates business courses taught in Taiwan.
Special Section Number Designations (always 3 characters)
  • x8x - A section number with an 8 as the second character indicates the course is a distance education course.
  • x9x - A section number with a 9 as the second character indicates the course is taught in the evening.
  • Uxx - A section number with a U as the first character indicates the course is taught at our Uptown Center City campus.
  • UOL - A section number of UOL indicates the course is offered through UNC Online (inter-institutional & 100% online).
  • Lxx - A section number with an L as the first character indicates the course is a lab.
  • LCx - A section number with an LC as the first two characters indicates the course is part of a learning community.
  • Hxx - A section number with an H as the first character indicates the course is honors level.
  • M80 - A section number of M80 indicates the course is part of the MBA program and meets in Mexico.
  • C80 - A section number of C80 indicates the course is part of the MBA program and meets in China.
  • C91 - A section number of C91 indicates the course is a cooperative education (Co-Op) course.
  • 300 - A section number of 300 indicates the course is credit by exam (excluding LBST courses).
  • SAx - A section number starting with SA indicates a study abroad course.  The third character is alpha-numeric.  (example: SAB, SA1, etc.)  This course was offered at a college/university abroad, but UNC Charlotte institutional credit was awarded.
  • Qxx - A section number with a Q as the first character indicates the course is part of the 'Prospect for Success' program (eff fall 2020).
  • EA1 - Study abroad designation specific to the College of Business.