IB tests, scores and credit awarded

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IB Tests, scores and credit awarded
IB Exam Subject Score Courses (credit hours)
Arabic A1 4+ Arabic 2702 (3)
American History 4+ History 1151 (3); History Special (3)
Biology 4+ Biology 1113 (4); Biology 1114 (4)
Chemistry 4+ Chemistry 1210 (5)
Economics 4+ Economics 2001.01 (3); Economics 2002.01 (3)
English A: Language and Literature 4+ English 1110.01 (3); English 1167H (3)
English A: Literature 4+ English 1110.01 (3); English 2220 (3)
Film 4+ English 2263 (3)
French A: Language and Literature 6+ French 1102.01 (4); French 1103.01 (4)
French A: Literature 6+ French 1102.01 (4); French 1103.01 (4)
French B 6+ French 1102.01 (4); French 1103.01 (4)
Geography 4+ Geography 2400 (3)
History of Europe 4+ History 3253 (3); History Special (3)
History of Asia/Oceana 4+ History 2650 (3); History Special (3)
Math (2020 and earlier; IB taken 2021 and forward will not receive Ohio State credit) 4 or 5 Math 1151 (5)
Math (2020 and earlier; IB taken 2021 and forward will not receive Ohio State credit) 6 or 7 Math 1151 (5); contact the Math Advising Office regarding credit for Math 1152 (5)
Philosophy 4+ Philosophy 1100 (3)
Physics 4+ Physics 1200 (5); Physics 1201 (5)
Psychology 4+ Psychology 1100 (3)
Social and Cultural Anthropology 4+ Anthropology 2202 (3)
Spanish A: Language and Literature 5 Spanish 1101 (4); Spanish 1102 (4)
Spanish A: Language and Literature OR Spanish A: Literature OR Spanish B 6 or 7 Spanish 1101 (4); Spanish 1102 (4); Spanish 1103 (4)
World History 4+ History 2650 (3); History Special (3)