Academic Programs

Understanding Course Section Numbers

The section numbering system will help you determine the delivery method of your class.

Section Codes Delivery Method
H Hybrid
W Blended
N Internet

 

Session Number Session Sequence
1 1st 4-week / 8-week term
2 2nd 4-week / 8-week term

For more information about Internet, Hybrid, and Blended delivery methods, please visit Distance Education.

16-week (Fall & Spring) / 8-week (Summer)

Section Number Delivery Method
01H-99H Hybrid
100W-219W Blended
220N-299N Internet
350-449 Traditional*

14-week (Fall & Spring)

Section Number Delivery Method
800N-899N Internet

Minimesters

8-week (Fall & Spring) / 4-week (Summer)

Section Number Section Style Example
450-499 4-week term 4501H = 1st 4-week Hybrid
550-599 8-week term 5501N = 1st 8-week Internet

Off-Campus Sections

4-week, 8-week, 14-week and/or 16-week
Traditional, Hybrid or Blended

Section Number Sessions
900-919 Adding a number or letter to the section will determine the method of delivery. Please refer to the charts above.

Arranged Sections

Section Number Delivery Method
600-609 Independent Study
625 Credit by Exam

Career and College Promise Sections

14-week (typically) –¬†Traditional, Hybrid, or Blended sections

Adding a number of letter to the section will determine the method of delivery. Please refer to the charts above.

Section Number Delivery Method
800-809 Cabarrus County Schools, seated section
810-820 Rowan-Salisbury Schools, seated section
*2020SU – Traditional section numbers 350-449, have changed to Blended delivery method due to COVID-19.