2014-15 Catalog

AA Degree Requirements

Associate in Arts Degree

I. General Education Requirements43
A. Communications9
Freshman Composition 1
   and Freshman Composition 2 *
Introduction to Public Speaking
B. Humanities/Fine Arts12
Select one course from Fine Arts:
Art Appreciation
Art: Prehistoric to 1400
Art: 1400 to Present Day
Music in the Western World
Introduction to American Music
Non-Western Music
Theatre Arts Appreciation
Theatre History
Select one course from Humanities:
Introduction to Fiction
Introduction to Drama
Introduction to Poetry
American Literature 1
American Literature 2
British Literature 1
British Literature 2
Women's Literature
Logic
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics
Select six additional hours from either Humanities or Fine Arts
C. Social Sciences12
Select four courses from the following:
(Must select one or more courses from 3 subject areas)
ECO.101Introduction to Economics3
Principles of Macro Economics
Principles of Micro Economics
Human Geography
World Regional Geography
American History to 1877
American Hist From 1877
Western Civilization 1
Western Civilization 2
History of Africa: 1500 to Present
American Goverment & Politics
State & Local Government
International Relations
Comparative Government
Introduction to Psychology
Social Psychology
The Social Psychology of Aging
Child Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Contemporary Social Problems
Marriage and the Family
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Introduction to Anthropology
Introduction to Diversity
Gender & Society
D. Science/Mathematics10
Science **7
Select one course from Life Sciences:
General Biology
General Zoology
General Botany
Environmental Science
Human Biology
Select one course from Physical Sciences:
Concepts of Chemistry
General Chemistry 1
Introduction to Earth Science
The Physical Universe
General Physics 1
Math3
Select one course from the following:
Concepts of Mathematics
Math for Elementary Teaching 2
Finite Mathematics
Calculus for Business Or Social Science
Statistics
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 1
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 2
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 3
Statistics for Social Science (One or the other, but not both.)
General Education Statistics
II. Electives18
III. Other Requirements3
Human Relations Course — Select one course from the following:
Art Appreciation
Art: 1400 to Present Day
Introduction to Fiction
Introduction to Drama
Introduction to Poetry
American Literature 1
American Literature 2
African American Literature
Human Geography
World Regional Geography
Western Civilization 1
Western Civilization 2
History of Africa: 1500 to Present
Music in the Western World
Introduction to American Music
Non-Western Music
Music History & Literature
Ethics
Biomedical Ethics
Social Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Contemporary Social Problems
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Introduction to Anthropology
Introduction to Diversity
Gender & Society
Interpersonal Communication
Theatre Arts Appreciation
Residency Requirement — (Complete 15 semester hours at Sandburg)
GPA Required for Graduation — 2.0 on 4.0 scale
Total Hours Required For Degree64
*

grades of "C" or better required for both courses

**

at least one course must be a lab course