Sep 22, 2021  
2016-2017 College Catalog 
    
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Science (882), Associate of Science Degree


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Purpose: This degree is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor’s degree in social sciences. By guiding students to an appreciation of many different fields of knowledge, the Social Science program attempts to educate the whole person and to increase students’ awareness of themselves, their fellow men and women, and the world around them. Social Science graduates become teachers, economists, psychologists, social workers, political scientists, archeologists, government workers, museum guides, and researchers, among many other types of professionals.

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.

Fall I


Semester Total Credits 16


Spring I


Semester Total Credits 15


Fall II


  • Humanities (3 credits) 1,2
  • Social Science (3 credits) 1,2,5
  • Laboratory Science I (4 credits) 1,2
  • Health/Physical Education (2 credits) 1,2
  • Approved Elective (3 credits) 1,2

Semester Total Credits 15


Spring II


  • Approved Elective (3 credits) 1,2
  • Approved Elective (3 credits) 1,2
  • Humanities (3 credits) 1,2
  • Laboratory Science II (4 credits) 1,2
  • Social Science (3 credits) 1,2,5

Semester Total Credits 16


Total Minimum Credits 62


1Recommended courses to meet general education requirements are listed under General Program Information .
2In selecting transfer courses, students should consult the catalog of their intended transfer institution and major.
3Recommended courses: MTH 163 -MTH 164 , MTH 157 -MTH 158 , MTH 158 -MTH 240  (MTH 158  or MTH 163 ), MTH 163 -MTH 240  (MTH 158  or MTH 163 ), MTH 163 -MTH 270  (MTH 163 ) or higher. Because MTH 158  requires MTE 1 -MTE 9  as a prerequisite, students taking the MTH 157 -MTH 158   sequence must meet that prerequisite even though MTH 157  only requires MTE 1 -MTE 5 .
4 Students may select from CSC 200  (MTH 164 ) or ITE 119 .
5Requirements for credits in social sciences must be selected from courses having the following prefixes: ECO, GEO, HIS, PLS, PSY, or SOC.

*NOTE: For courses listed in footnotes, prerequisites are included in parentheses.

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