Kalamazoo Valley Community College

PLA Courses - Dept C
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Credit for Prior Learning Courses

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Chemistry

Course Certificate Evaluation Portfolio Proficiency Exam CLEP Exam DANTES Exam AP Exam
CHM 099     X      
CHM 100*   X X     X
CHM 110*   X X      
CHM 120*   X X X    
CHM 130*   X X X    
CHM 220*   X X      
CHM 250   X        
In addition to the portfolio, CHM 250 students must also demonstrate the ability to work with IR, GC, HPLC and UV instruments in the lab.
*You must complete both a portfolio for the lab portion and a proficiency exam for the theory portion to earn credit.  Contact the PLA Director for additional information.

Communication

Course Certificate Evaluation Portfolio Proficiency Exam CLEP Exam DANTES Exam AP Exam
COM 101 X X     X  
COM 101 students submitting a portfolio will also be required to perform one speech.  Students may also complete the Dale Carnegie certificate to receive COM 101 credit.
COM 201   X        
COM 201 students must have completed SPH 101 or have equivalent experience before submitting a portfolio.  Contact the PLA Director for additional information.
COM 203 Please contact the PLA Director for a consultation.