PRIOR LEARNING ASSESSMENT

Prior Learning Assessments are developed by academic departments on the University of Oklahoma campus for students who have been admitted to OU. Upon satisfactory completion, you are awarded credit for the course from the Office of Records and Registration.

  • Cost is $75 per credit hour and it is non-refundable.
  • Exams are given Monday through Friday between 8 a.m.and 2 p.m.
  • Modern Langauge oral exams must be paid for at the Testing Center prior to taking exam in department.. 
  • Bursar accounts will be billed if you are an Aviation student and CIDL will submit form to department prior to exam. 

To make an appointment, click on the "Schedule Exams" menu on the left side of screen and set up your appointment.  Payment is expected at time of scheduling.  Aviation students do NOT use this system.  Schedule with the flight instructor directly.

Download to your computer, save, fill out and return a copy to cidl@ou.edu. 

Please make sure form is complete by providing correct name of exam before sending to CIDL via email. 

Do not bring a copy to your appointment!

College of Business majors are not allowed to take the MGT 3013 or the MKT 3013 PLA exam.

AVIA students will have a copy sent to the department prior to exam and you will be billed once exam is completed.

Exams marked with a ** require a departmental signature.  It includes ECON, MATH, MGT, & MKT. 

PRIOR LEARNING ASSESSMENT FORM

 

CourseTime Limit

Passing Percentage

ECON 1113 - Principles of Economics - Macro**

Study Materials: Economics Today: The Macro View (18th Edition) by LeRoy Miller (139780133884876)                                                                                                                      

2 hours70%

ECON 1123 - Principles of Economics - Micro**

Study Materials: Core Microeconomics, 3rd Edition (139781429278478)

2 hours70%

ECON 2843 - Elements of Statistics**

Study Materials:  Contact (405) 325-2861 for study materials

3 hours70%

MGT 3013 - Principles of Organization and Management**

Study Materials: Management: A Practical Introduction 4th Ed by Angelo Kinicki, Brian Williams (10007331489)

2 1/2 hours75%

MKT 3013 -Principles of Marketing**

Study Materials: Principles of Marketing (14th Ed) by Philip Kotler and Gary Armstrong (100132167123)

2 1/2 hours75%
CourseTime LimitPassing Percentage

CHEM 1315 - General Chemistry I

Study Materials: Textbook for CHEM 1315 (Sooner Bookstore

Exam info: Covers: Atoms, Molecules, and Ions; Stoichiometry; Thermochemistry; Atomic Structure and Periodicity; Molecular Structure and Bonding; Properties of Gases; Properties of Liquids, Solids, and Solutions; Introduction to Organic Chemistry. 

3 hours70%

CHEM 1415 - General Chemistry Continued

Study Materials: Textbook for CHEM 1415 (Sooner Bookstore)

Exam Info: Covers Kinetics; Equilibrium; Acids/Bases; Titrations, Buffers and Solubility; Chemical Thermodynamics; Electrochemistry; Nuclear Chemistry; Coordination Chemistry.

3 hours70%

PSY 1113 - Elements of Psychology

Study Materials: The Science of Psychology by Laura King

2 hours70%
CourseTime LimitPassing Percentage

CS 1313 - Programming for Non-majors

Study Materials: C++ How to Program (6th Edition) by Paul J. Deitel (ISBN: 100136152503)  

2 hours80%

CS 1323 - Introduction to Computer Programming

Study Materials: Java Programming, 10th Edition, by Y. Daniel Liang. Pearson 2013 (ISBN: 100133761312)

2 hours80%

CS 2334 - Programming Structures & Abstractions 

Study Materials: Java Programming, 10th Edition, by Y. Daniel Liang. Pearson 2013 (ISBN: 100133761312) A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, Sarah Baase. Prenctice Hall, 2012. (ISBN: 100132492679)

2 1/2 hours80%

CS 2413 - Data Structures

Study Materials: Contact department for information

2 hours80%

CS 2813 - Discrete Structures

Study Materials: Contact department for information.

2 1/2 hours80%

 

CoursesTime Limit

            Passing %          

ARABIC  

1115 - Beginning Arabic

Study Materials: Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- I (ISBN: 1589017366) Units 1-7

1225:  Beginning Arabic Continued 

Study Materials: Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- I (ISBN:1589017366) Units 7-16

2 hours75%

2113 - Intermediate Arabic

Study Materials: - Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- II (ISBN:1589010965) Units 1-8

2223- Intermediate Arabic Continued

Study Materials: Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- I (ISBN:1589017366) Units 16-End

2 hours 75%

3113 - Advanced Arabic

Study Materials: Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- II (ISBN:1589010965) Units 8-End

2 hours75%

3223 - Advanced Arabic Continued

Study Materials: Al-Kitaab fii Ta'allum al-'Arabiyya- III (ISBN:158901149X) Units 1-4

2 hours75%
CHINESE  

1115 - Beginning Chinese

Study Materials: Integrated Chinese Level 1, Part 1, Textbook: Simplified Character version, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276385)

Study Materials additional: Integrated Chinese Level 1, Part 1, Workbook: Simplified Character version, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276408) 

2 hours75%

1225 - Beginning Chinese Continued

Study Materials: Integrated Chinese Level 1, Part 2, Textbook: Simplified Character version, 3rd Edition.Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276705)

Study Materials additional: Integrated Chinese Level 1, Part 2, Workbook: Simplified Character version, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276743)

2 hours75%

2113 - Intermediate Chinese

Study Materials: Integrated Chinese Level 2, Part 1, Textbook, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 780887277849C)

Study Materials additional: Integrated Chinese Level 2, Part 1, Workbook, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276798) 

2 hours 75%

2223 - Intermediate Chinese Continued 

Study Materials: Integrated Chinese Level 2] Two, Part 2, Textbook, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN: 9780887277856C)

Study Materials additonal: Integrated Chinese Level 2, Part 2, Workbook, 3rd Edition. Cheng and Tsui Company. (ISBN 9780887276880) 

2 hours75%

3113 - Advanced Chinese I

Study Materials: Reading into a New China, Volume 1, 2010.  Cheng and Tsui Company, Inc. (ISBN 9780887276279)   Note: Exam questions cover units 1-5

2 hours75%

3223 - Advanced Chinese II

Study Materials: Reading into a New China, Volume 1, 2010.Cheng and Tsui Company, Inc. (ISBN 978-0-88727-627-9). Note: Exam questions cover units 6-10

2 hours 75%
FRENCH  

2113 - Intermediate French

2223 - Intermediate French - Continued

Study Materials for both: Interactions, Thomson and Heinle, 6th edition.

 2 hours 75%
GERMAN  

2113 - Intermediate German

Study Materials: Deutsch: Na klar! by Di Donato and Clyde, 8th edition;  Chap: 1-12

Note:  This test consists of a grammar section, a reading section, and an essay/writing section, with most points coming from the grammar section. The grammar section reviews and tests all major grammar areas from OU’s first-year elementary German sequence, i.e. GERM 1115 & 1225, but places a special emphasis on the new grammatical areas from GERM 2113, i.e. grammar from chapters 11 and 12 of Deutsch: Na klar!

Students are encouraged to study from Deutsch: Na klar!to make sure they study all areas that will be on the test, but students may also consult any good elementary German textbook or German grammar book to prepare.

1 1/2 hours80%

3423 - Advanced German Composition

Study Materials:  Any good grammar book or general textbook for German to review grammar. For how to structure an essay, consult any respected book on essay writing, e.g. Gerald Graff, They Say, I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (W.W. Norton, 2009). 

Required Materials:  Bring an unabridged German-English dictionary with you

3 hours80%

3523 - Advanced Conversation

Study Materials:  Handbuch zur deutschen Grammatik (World Languages) 6th Edition, ISBN-10: 1305078845

Oral Exam given by department70%
HEBREW  

1115 - Beginning Hebrew

1225 - Beginning Hebrew Continued

Study Materials: Textbook for both exams:  Brandeis Modern Hebrew; (1st Edition) ʻivrit Be-Heḳsher. 2015. Print.  (ISBN: 9781611689181)

2 hours75%

2113 - Intermediate Hebrew

Study Materials: Textbook - Brandeis Modern Hebrew; (1st Edition) ʻivrit Be-Heḳsher. 2015. Print.  (ISBN: 9781611689181)

2 hours 75%
ITALIAN  

1115 - Beginning Italian 

Study Materials: Prego an Invitation to Italian 6th Edition Text and Study Guide; - Chapter 1-8

1225 - Beginning Italian Continued

Study Materials: Prego an Invitation to Italian 6th Edition Text and Study Guide; Chapter 9-18

2 hours75%

2113 - Intermediate Italian 

2223 - Intermediate Italian Continued

Study Materials for both exams:  Contact department at (405) 325-6181 to request study material information

2 hours75%
JAPANESE  

1115 - Beginning Japanese

Study Materials:  Nakama 1: Japanese Communication, Culture, Context (ISBN 10: 0618135723)

Study Materials additional: NAKAMA 1: Workbook/Laboratory Manual, Makino, Hatasa, and Hatasa, (ISBN: 0669275859); Chapters one through six

1225 - Beginning Japanese Continued

Study Materials:  Nakama 1: Japanese Communication, Culture, Context (ISBN 10: 0618135723)

Study Materials additional: NAKAMA 1: Workbook/Laboratory Manual, Makino, Hatasa, and Hatasa, (ISBN: 0669275859); Chapters seven through twelve

2 hours 70%

2113 - Intermediate Japanese

2223 - Intermediate Japanese Continued

Study Materials for both: Nakama 2: Japanese Communication, Culture, Context - Chapters one through eight  (ISBN-10: 0669285048)

2 hours 70%

3113 - Advanced Japanese I

3223 - Advanced Japanese II 

Study Materials for both: Contact department at (405) 325-6181

2 hours70%
LATIN  

2113** - Intermediate Latin Prose

Study Materials: Wheelock's Latin, 7th Edition (The Wheelock's Latin Series) 7th Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0061997228)

2 hours 75%
PERSIAN  

1115 - Beginning Persian

1225 - Beginning Persian Continued

Study Materials for both:  Persian in Use by Anousha Sedighi (ISBN-13: 978-9087282172)

Study Materials additional material: https://sites.google.com/a/pdx.edu/persian-in-use/home and http://laits.utexas.edu/persian_teaching_resources/

2 hours 75%

2113 - Intermediate Persian

Study Materials: Persian: Here and Now Book II by Reza Farokhfal (ISBN-13: 978-1933823706)

2 hours 75%
PORTUGUESE  

1115 - Beginning Portuguese

Study Materials - Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questions
Download materials here.

2 hours 75%

1225 - Beginning Portuguese Continued 

Study Materials:  Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questionsDownload materials here.

2 hours 75%

2113 - Intermediate Portuguese

Study Materials: Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questions
Download materials here.

2 hours75%

2223 - Intermediate Portuguese Continued 

Study Materials: Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questions
Download materials here

2 hours75%

PORT 3113 - Advanced Portuguese

Study Materials: Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questions

2 hours75%

PORT 3223 - Advanced Portuguese Continued

Study Materials:   Contact Dr. Paulo Moreira at paulo.moreira@ou.edu with questions

2 hours75%
RUSSIAN  

1115 - Beginning Russian

1225 - Beginning Russian Continued

Study Materials for both: Kudyma, Miller, and Kagan, Beginner's Russian, (New York: 2015), (ISBN: 978-07818-1251-1)

2 hours70%

2113 - Intermediate Russian 

Study Materials:  Nachalo When in Russia, Book Two by Sophia Lubensky (ISBN: 978-0070390409) plus Workbook and Laboratory Manual (ISBN: 978-0070390423)

2 hours70%

2223 - Intermediate Russian Continued

Study Materials: iTunes offers materials at the the following link.

2 hours70%

3073 - Russian Conversation

Study Materials: Contact Emily Johnson at emilydjohnson@ou.edu

Oral Exam with department70%

3323 - Advanced Russian Reading & Comprehension

Study Materials:  V Puti: Russian Grammar in Context, 2nd Edition (ISBN:  978-0130282804)

2 hours 70%

3423 - Advanced Russain Reading & Comprehension Continued 

Study Materials:  Russian: From Intermediate to Advanced by Kagan, Kudyma and Miller (ISBN: 978-0415712279) 

2 hours70%

4613 - Advanced Russian Conversation

Study Materials: Contact Emily Johnson at emilydjohnson@ou.edu

2 hours75%
SPANISH  

2113 - Intermediate Spanish

2223 - Intermediate Spanish Continued

Study Materials for both: Puntos de partida: An Invitation to Spanish by Dorwick, Perez and Becher (ISBN: 978-0073385419)

2 hours75%

3423 - Grammar in Written Communication

Study Materials: Taller de Escritores: Grammar and Composition for Advanced Spanish (Spanish Edition) by Bleichmar and Canon (ISBN: 978-1617671081)

1 1/2 hours 75%

SPAN 3073 - Spanish Conversation

Study Materials: Please contact department for scheduling and study materials

Oral exam with department75%
CourseTime LimitPassing Percentage

1473 - Math for Critical Thinking

Study Materials: Contact department as the textbook is a custom edition to OU

2 hours70%

1503 - College Algebra

1523 - Precalculus and Trigonometry

Study Materials for both: Precalculus by Sullivan and Sullivan, 2nd ed. (ASIN: B00C1G1L68)

3 hours70%

1643 - Precalculus for Business, Life and Social Sciences

Study Materials: Please contact department as texbook is a custom edition
*Graphing calculator allowed

3 hours70%

1743 - Calculus I for Business, Life and Social Sciences

Study Materials: Applied Calculus 2016) by Hoffman (ASIN: B072DT4ZWY) - TI-83/84 calculator allowed

3 hours70%

1823 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry I

Study Materials: Salas and Hille's Calculus: One and Several Variables - eighth edition. (ISBN: 9780471316596)

3 hours75%

1914 - Differential and Integral Calculus I

Study Materials: Calculus, Loose-Leaf Version, 8th + WebAssign
Printed Access Card for Stewart's Calculus, 8th Edition, (ISBN: 139781305616684)
Math topics to be reviewed.

3 1/2 hours 75%

2213 - Math Systems

Study Materials: Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers, 2nd ed., by Schults, Chapters 2-7 and 9.1

3 hours75%

2423 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry ll

Study Materials: Salas and Hille's Calculus: One and Several Variables - eighth edition. (ISBN:978-0471316596)
 

2433 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry llI

Study Materials: Salas and Hille's Calculus: One and Several Variables - eighth edition. (ISBN:978-0471316596)


2443 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry lV

Study Materials: Salas and Hille's Calculus: One and Several Variables - eighth edition.   (ISBN:978-0471316596)                                                                             

3 hours75%

2924 - Differential and Integral Calculus II

Study Materials: Calculus, Loose-Leaf Version, 8th + WebAssign + Printed Access Card for Stewart's Calculus, 8th Edition, (ISBN: 139781305616684)
Math topics to be reviewed.

3 1/2 hours75%

2934 - Differential and Integral Calculus III

Study Materials: Calculus, Loose-Leaf Version, 8th + WebAssign + Printed Access Card for Stewart's Calculus, 8th Edition, Multi-Term 8th Edition: (ISBN:139781305616684)
Math topics to be reviewed.

3 1/2 hours75%