Courses

Click on the appropriate link below to view a list of available courses, prerequisites and high school equivalents. 

 

Online courses

eSummer 2018 - June 4-July 27

eSummer courses are open to all students - both dual enrollment and traditional college students.  More information can be found at the Summer Session webpage.

Fall 2018 Online Session A - August 13-October 5

Final Exams October 4-5

ECON 1000 - Fundamentals of Economics 
This course is designed to help students understand the major concepts and lessons of economics. The class incorporates materials (e.g. video clips, web sites, and activities) assembled and developed to aid students in basic understanding of economic thinking. The primary objective of the class is the promotion of better understanding, communication, and teaching of economics in the future.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Economics

ENGL 1101 - Composition I
Practice in writing clear, coherent, well-organized prose; readings in prose to serve as models and a stimulus for writing; review of grammar and usage according to student need; opportunity for research.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

HIST 1111 - Survey of Civilization I
This course provides a survey of human social, economic, political, intellectual, and religious developments from the pre-literate age to the mid-16th century. Early civilization institutions developed in the Near East are examined, followed by studies of transitions from Greek, Roman, Medieval European, Byzantine, Arabic and Turkish Empires, to the Western European Renaissance. 
*High School Equivalent: World History

MATH 1101 - College Algebra
A study of algebra, including exponents, polynomials, factoring, radicals, complex numbers, equations and inequalities, functions and their graphs, function inverses, zeros of polynomials, systems of equations and matrices.
*Prerequisite: SAT(490)/ACT(19) Math score
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Mathematics Young Harris 

MUSI 1100 - Music Appreciation
A course designed to encourage and assist the student in listening to music for the greatest enjoyment and the highest level of aesthetic development and awareness. In addition to studying the broad historical scope of musical development, the student undertakes an extensive listening program of representative examples of the many types and genres of music.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Music Appreciation I

POLI 1100 - American Government
The constitutional and political structures of our national and state governments are appraised in this course. Present events are treated in light of their constitutional background. The content of this course satisfies the state legislative requirements concerning the Georgia Constitution.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Americant Government/Civics or Comparative Political/Economic Systems

PSYC 1102 - Introduction to Psychology
A course designed to provide the student with a general knowledge of psychology.  Emphasis is placed on terminology, major concepts and theories, and major divisions of psychology.

*No prerequisite required

*High School Equivalent: Psychology

SOCI 1120 - Introduction to Sociology
An introduction to the scientific study of society. Major concepts and theories are discussed and the influence of society on the individual is emphasized.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Sociology

Course offerings are dependent upon enrollment. 

Fall 2018 Online Session B - October 8-December 7

Final Exams December 6-7
Thanksgiving holiday from November 19-23

COMM 1100 - Introduction to Public Speaking
A fundamental course designed to establish a basic knowledge of public address, including research, organization, speech writing, language use, delivery, audience analysis, support, evidence, and argument development.  Students will give several types of speeches during the course.  Fulfills the speech requirement for graduation.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Oral/Written Communication (Speech)

ENGL 1101 - Composition I
Practice in writing clear, coherent, well-organized prose; readings in prose to serve as models and a stimulus for writing; review of grammar and usage according to student need; opportunity for research.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

ENGL 1102 - Composition and Literature
Continued practice in writing combined with readings in literature; opportunities for research.
*Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 1101
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

HIST 2111 - American History I
This course examines pre-Colombian history to developments within the United States, including the causes and outbreak of America’s Civil War (1860 to 1865). Emphasis begins with pre-contact civilizations, but primarily focuses upon American colonies, the formation of the new nation, and both positive and negative aspects of national expansion. The content of this course satisfies the state legislative requirements in United States and Georgia history.
*High School Equivalent: United States History

MATH 1113 - Precalculus
This course is an intensive study of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric function, and applications.  *Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 1101 or 550 SAT Math or 22 ACT Math score. 
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Mathematics Young Harris

PSYC 1102 - Introduction to Psychology
A course designed to provide the student with a general knowledge of psychology.  Emphasis is placed on terminology, major concepts and theories, and major divisions of psychology.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Psychology

RELI 1200 - World Religions
An introduction to important beliefs, practices, and traditions of religions around the world; some attention will be given to local and indigenous practices as well as to globalized forms of religion.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Comparative Religions

THEA 1100 - Theatre Appreciation 
From the Greeks to Broadway, this course provides the tools for an understanding and informed appreciation of theatre - how it is created, what it expresses, and what it communicates. Students will experience a broad overview of theatre as an art form, its history, and the many colorful artists who contribute to its continued success. 
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Theatre Arts 

 

Course offerings are dependent upon enrollment. 

Spring 2019 Online Session A - January 14 - March 8

Final Exams March 7-8

ECON 1000 - Fundamentals of Economics 
This course is designed to help students understand the major concepts and lessons of economics. The class incorporates materials (e.g. video clips, web sites, and activities) assembled and developed to aid students in basic understanding of economic thinking. The primary objective of the class is the promotion of better understanding, communication, and teaching of economics in the future.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Economics

ENGL 1101 - Composition I
Practice in writing clear, coherent, well-organized prose; readings in prose to serve as models and a stimulus for writing; review of grammar and usage according to student need; opportunity for research.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

ENGL 1102 - Composition and Literature
Continued practice in writing combined with readings in literature; opportunities for research.
*Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 1101
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

HIST 1112 - Survey of Civilization II
This course is a survey of major religious, political, economic, social, intellectual, and cultural developments in the western world from 1500 to the present. The emphasis is on "modern" Europe, but interactions and exchanges with other world empires are included. The content of this course satisfies the state legislative requirements in United States and Georgia history.
*High School Equivalent: World History

MATH 1101 - College Algebra
A study of algebra, including exponents, polynomials, factoring, radicals, complex numbers, equations and inequalities, functions and their graphs, function inverses, zeros of polynomials, systems of equations and matrices.
*Prerequisite: SAT(490)/ACT(19) Math score
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Mathematics Young Harris 

MUSI 1100 - Music Appreciation
A course designed to encourage and assist the student in listening to music for the greatest enjoyment and the highest level of aesthetic development and awareness. In addition to studying the broad historical scope of musical development, the student undertakes an extensive listening program of representative examples of the many types and genres of music.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Music Appreciation I

POLI 1100 - American Government
The constitutional and political structures of our national and state governments are appraised in this course. Present events are treated in light of their constitutional background. The content of this course satisfies the state legislative requirements concerning the Georgia Constitution.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Americant Government/Civics or Comparative Political/Economic Systems

PSYC 1102 - Introduction to Psychology

A course designed to provide the student with a general knowledge of psychology.  Emphasis is placed on terminology, major concepts and theories, and major divisions of psychology.

*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Psychology

SOCI 1120 - Introduction to Sociology
An introduction to the scientific study of society. Major concepts and theories are discussed and the influence of society on the individual is emphasized.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Sociology

Course offerings are dependent upon enrollment. 

Spring 2019 Online Session B - March 18-May 10

Final Exams May 9-10

COMM 1100 - Introduction to Public Speaking

A fundamental course designed to establish a basic knowledge of public address, including research, organization, speech writing, language use, delivery, audience analysis, support, evidence, and argument development.  Students will give several types of speeches during the course.  Fulfills the speech requirement for graduation.

*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Oral/Written Communication (Speech)

ENGL 1102 - Composition and Literature
Continued practice in writing combined with readings in literature; opportunities for research.
*Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL 1101
*High School Equivalent: Advanced Composition

HIST 2112 - American History II
The course provides information on U.S. history since 1865. Topics include Reconstruction, western frontier outcomes,  industrialization, World War I, the 1920s, the Great Depression, World War II, the onset of the Cold War, civil rights, and globalism. The content of this course satisfies the state legislative requirements in United States and Georgia history.
*High School Equivalent: United States History

MATH 1113 - Precalculus
This course is an intensive study of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric function, and applications. 
*Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 1101 or 550 SAT Math or 22 ACT Math score.
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Mathematics Young Harris

MATH 2000 - Elementary Statistics I
A basic elementary course in statistics at a level which does not require a knowledge of calculus. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, distributions, random variables, sampling distributions, estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, linear regression, and correlation. 
*Prerequisite: Any 1000- or 2000-level mathematics course.
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Mathematics Young Harris

PSYC 1102 - Introduction to Psychology
A course designed to provide the student with a general knowledge of psychology.  Emphasis is placed on terminology, major concepts and theories, and major divisions of psychology.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Psychology

RELI 1200 - World Religions
An introduction to important beliefs, practices, and traditions of religions around the world; some attention will be given to local and indigenous practices as well as to globalized forms of religion.
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Comparative Religions

THEA 1100 - Theatre Appreciation 
From the Greeks to Broadway, this course provides the tools for an understanding and informed appreciation of theatre - how it is created, what it expresses, and what it communicates. Students will experience a broad overview of theatre as an art form, its history, and the many colorful artists who contribute to its continued success. 
*No prerequisite required
*High School Equivalent: Dual Enrollment Theatre Arts 

Course offerings are dependent upon enrollment. 

 

All YHEC courses require the completion of Moodle Orientation. 

face-to-face courses at your local high school

Face-to-face (synchronous) courses are available at participating high schools.  If you are interested, talk to your high school counselor about partnering with Young Harris Early College.

face-to-face Courses on the YHC campus

Students that live within driving distance can click here to browse our on-campus classes (click on the 'search' tab and then 'section search').  Not all of the YHC on-campus courses are dual enrollment approved.  To see the list of all dual-enrollment approved courses for Young Harris College, click here to visit the Georgia Student Finance Commision list of approved courses.