Students will use Course Approval Forms to fulfill degree requirements with coursework from study abroad. Upon acquiring the syllabus, students can take the following steps to have their coursework approved:
- Make sure syllabi are available in English; you may need to submit English translations if the syllabi are in another language. Syllabi should include a description and summary of the course, required texts and readings, and a week-by-week course outline.
- Submit Course Approval Forms for substitutions of individual courses, major and technical electives, and GE requirements:
If attempting to fulfill a UC Merced requirement after completing a course abroad, students should be prepared to submit additional course materials such as papers or reading lists.