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A-G reference list registrations for online course publishers

As of February 8, 2019, the University of California is not accepting new registrations from online course publishers while our policy for online A-G courses is under review. We anticipate being able to open up the registration process by May 1, 2019, if not sooner. Please return to this Announcements page for the latest status updates.

Laboratory Science D Updated Discipline

Beginning with the 2018-19 school year, UC is introducing revised science discipline options for courses submitted under the laboratory science D subject area. These updated science disciplines align with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for California public schools that many high schools across the state have been implementing.

The updated discipline options are:

Single Science Disciplines

  • Biology/Life Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth & Space Sciences
  • Physics


Single Science Discipline Integrated with Earth & Space Sciences

  • Biology/Earth & Space Sciences
  • Chemistry/Earth & Space Sciences
  • Physics/Earth & Space Sciences


Integrated Science

  • Integrated Science 1
  • Integrated Science 2
  • Integrated Science 3


Other Disciplines Names

  • Applied Science*
  • Computer Science*
  • Engineering*
  • Interdisciplinary Science

*NOTE: Area D courses in Applied Science, Computer Science, and Engineering may be used to fulfill the third recommended year (or more) of UC’s laboratory science (area D) subject requirement.

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