Office of the Registrar

Earn Credit by Examination

Cambridge International AS & A Level and AICE

Students may receive credit by examination for achieving acceptable grades on the Cambridge International Examination (CIE).  Grades on tests should be sent to the Office of the Registrar at the University of North Carolina Wilmington for credit evaluation.  Listed below are the various CIE subjects, required grades, UNC Wilmington course equivalents, and credit awarded.

Subject Test # Level Grade Course Credit Earned
Accounting 9706 A-level n/a no credit awarded
Accounting 9706 AS-level n/a no credit awarded
Afrikaans 9679 A-level n/a under review
Afrikaans - First Language 8779 AS-level n/a under review
Afrikaans - Language 8679 AS-level n/a under review
Applied Information & Communication Technology 9713 A-level n/a under review
Applied Information & Communication Technology 9713 AS-level n/a under review
Arabic 9680 A-level n/a under review
Arabic - Language 8680 AS-level n/a under review
Art & Design 9704 A-level n/a under review
Art & Design 9704 AS-level n/a under review
Biology 9700 A-level C or higher 8 credits - BIO 201, BIO 202
Biology 9700 AS-level C or higher 4 credits - BIO 105
Business 9609 A-level n/a under review
Business 9609 AS-level n/a under review
Chemistry 9701 A-level n/a under review
Chemistry 9701 AS-level n/a under review
Chinese 9715 A-level n/a under review
Chinese - Language 8681 AS-level n/a under review
Classical Studies 9274 A-level n/a under review
Classical Studies 9274 AS-level n/a under review
Computer Science 9608 A-level n/a under review
Computer Science 9608 AS-level n/a under review
Computing 9691 A-level n/a under review
Computing 9691 AS-level n/a under review
Design & Technology 9705 A-level n/a under review
Design & Technology 9705 AS-level n/a under review
Design & Textiles 9631 A-level n/a under review
Design & Textiles 9631 AS-level n/a under review
Divinity 9011 A-level n/a under review
Divinity 9011 AS-level n/a under review
Economics 9708 A-level C or higher 6 credits - ECN 221, ECN 222
Economics 9708 AS-level C or higher 3 credits - ECN 125 or ECN 221
English Language & Lit 8695 A-level n/a under review
English Language & Lit 8695 AS-level  n/a under review
English Language    9093 A-level n/a under review
English Language 9093 AS-level n/a under review
English Literature 9695 A-level n/a under review
English Literature 9695 AS-level n/a under review
Environmental Management 8291 AS-level C or higher 3 credits – EVS 195
Food Studies 9336 A-level n/a under review
Food Studies 9336 AS-level n/a under review
French - Language 8682 AS-level n/a under review
French - Literature 8670 AS-level n/a under review
French 9716 A-level n/a under review
Geography 9696 A-level C or higher 7 credits - GGY 130, GGY 140
Geography 9696 AS-level C or higher 3 credits - GGY 140
German 9717 A-level n/a under review
German - Language 8683 AS-level n/a under review
Global Perspectives & Research 9239 A-level n/a under review
Global Perspectives & Research 9239 AS-level n/a under review
Hindi 9687 A-level n/a under review
Hindi - Language 8687 AS-level n/a under review
Hindi - Literature 8675 AS-level n/a under review
Hinduism 9014 A-level n/a under review
Hinduism 8058 AS-level n/a under review
History 9389 A-level n/a under review
History 9389  AS-level  n/a under review
Information Technology 9626 A-level n/a under review
Information Technology 9626 AS-level n/a under review
Islamic Studies 9013 A-level C or higher 3 credits - PAR 375
Islamic Studies 8053 AS-level C or higher 3 credits - PAR 375
Japanese Language 8281 AS-level n/a under review
Law 9084 A-level C or higher 3 credits – BLA 261
Law 9084 AS-level C or higher 3 credits – BLA 261
Marathi 9688 A-level n/a under review
Marathi - Language 8688 AS-level n/a under review
Marine Science 9693 A-level C or higher 3 credits - BIO 170
Marine Science 9693 AS-level C or higher 3 credits - BIO 170
Mathematics 9709 A-level n/a under review
Mathematics 9709 AS-level n/a under review
Mathematics - Further 9231 A-level n/a under review
Mathematics - Further 9231 AS-level n/a under review
Media Studies 9607 A-level C or higher 6 credits – COM 160, COM 001
Media Studies 9607 AS-level C or higher 3 credits – COM 160
Music 9703 A-level C or higher 3 credits - MUS 111, MUSL 111
Music 8663 AS-level C or higher 3 credits - MUS 106
Nepal Studies 8024 AS-level n/a under review
Physical Education 9396 A-level C or higher 3 credits – PED 235
Physical Education 9396 AS-level C or higher 3 credits – PED 235
Physical Science 8780 A-level n/a under review
Physical Science 8780 AS-level n/a under review
Physics 9702 A-level n/a under review
Physics 9702 AS-level n/a under review
Portuguese - Language 8684 AS-level n/a under review
Portuguese - Literature 8672 AS-level n/a under review
Portuguese  9718 A-level n/a under review
Psychology 9990 A-level n/a no credit awarded
Psychology 9990 AS-level n/a no credit awarded
Sociology 9699 A-level C or higher 3 credits – SOC 105
Sociology 9699 AS-level  n/a no credit awarded
Spanish 9719 A-level n/a under review
Spanish - First Language 8665 AS-level n/a under review
Spanish - Language 8685 AS-level n/a under review
Spanish - Literature 8673 AS-level n/a under review
Tamil 9689 A-level n/a under review
Tamil - Language 8689 AS-level n/a under review
Telugu 9690 A-level n/a under review
Telugu - Language 8690 AS-level n/a under review
Thinking Skills 9694 A-level n/a under review
Thinking Skills 9694 AS-level n/a under review
Travel & Tourism 9395 A-level n/a under review
Travel & Tourism 9395 AS-level n/a under review
Urdu 9676 A-level n/a under review
Urdu - Language 8686 AS-level n/a under review

(last updated Feb 2017)