Hong Kong AS-level

Hong Kong Advanced Supplementary Level examinations administered by the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority are well-established and internationally recognized. Hong Kong AS-level examinations indicate a level of achievement that may qualify a student for advanced standing. Credit for Hong Kong AS-level examinations is awarded if certain requirements are met. Hong Kong AS-level credit awarded by another college or university is not transferable without proper documentation. Official Hong Kong AS-level scores must be submitted to the office of admission. Credit is awarded on a selective basis. Transfer credit from all sources may not exceed 90 quarter hours.

AS-level subject

Minimum grade

Credit awarded

Chinese History

C

General education elective or free elective

Chinese Language
and Culture

C

General education elective or free elective

Computer      Applications

C

General education elective or free elective

Economics

C

Social/behavioral science requirement or general education or free elective

Ethics and Religious Studies

C

General education elective or free elective

Government and Public Affairs

C

General education elective or free elective

History

C

General education elective or free elective

Liberal Studies

C

General education elective or free elective

Literature in English 

C

English elective or general education elective or free elective

Visual Arts

C

DRAW 100 Drawing I (with portfolio review) or studio elective or free elective. May substitute studio specific course with submission of a syllabus and portfolio review

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics

C

MATH 201 Applied Mathematics or general education elective or free elective

Mathematics and
Statistics

C

General education elective or free elective unless student passes SCAD math competency exam. In this case, may use as a natural sciences requirement.

Sciences

Chemistry

C

General education elective or free elective unless student passes SCAD math competency exam. In this case, may use as a natural sciences requirement.

Physics

C

PHYS 201 Physics for Architecture or general education elective or free elective unless student passes SCAD math competency exam. In this case, may use as a natural sciences requirement.