Full (or partial) exemptions of the lab experiments can be granted upon evaluation of relevant material provided by the student.
Laboratory fees (on-site labs, lab kits, and virtual labs) are mandatory and cannot be waived. These non-refundable fees also apply to students with lab exemptions.
The following are three options of material the can provide evidence of equivalent lab work completed at another institution.
A letter or email, from the course professor or the Physics Department of the student’s home institution, which should include:
The material is evaluated by the Course Coordinator and a decision is communicated to the student, which may involve denial or approval of (full or partial) lab credit transfer. There is no appeal for this decision, but the student retains the option to do the AU home labs for the respective physics course.
Updated November 13 2020 by Student & Academic Services