All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
 
PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
  Select courses (minimum 6 units) to satisfy each of the following 3 areas
  American Institutions
 Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

POL S 101

Introduction to Government

3

 

POL S 105

American Political Ideals

2

 

POL S 151

Fundamentals of Government and You

3


SOC S 125 for SOC S 126

SOC S 125 and
SOC S 126

The American Experience-American Heritage
The American Experience-Modern America

3 +
3

 

SOC S 132

Introduction to Social Science

4

  State and Local Government
 

POL S 106

American State and Local Government

1

 

POL S 151

Fundamentals of Government and You

3

 
SOC S 125 for SOC S 126

SOC S 125 and
SOC S 126

The American Experience-American Heritage
The American Experience-Modern America

3 +
3

 

SOC S 132

Introduction to Social Science

4

  American History
 

ECON 111 or
HIST 116

Economic History of the United States
Economic History of the United States

3 or
3

Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

HIST 110

United States History

3

 

HIST 111

The Woman in American History

3

Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

HIST 117*

History of the United States

3

Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

HIST 118*

History of the United States

3

 

HIST 150

United States History and Its Artistic Expression

3

 

HIST 151

The United States in the Twentieth Century

3

 
SOC S 125 for SOC S 126

SOC S 125 and
SOC S 126

The American Experience-American Heritage
The American Experience-Modern America

3+
3

 

SOC S 131

Introduction to Social Science

4

  Select 12 units (different from the above) with courses from four of the following disciplines:
  Anthropology, Economics, Ethnic Studies, Geography, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Social Science.
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED

18

*HIST 117-118 allows only 3 units of credit for students who have completed HIST 110. These courses may not be used in more than one area.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
 
August 2009 GCC Catalog 2009-2010

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