2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 42

B-42 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
UNIVERSITYTRANSFERDEGREES
ASSOCIATEOFARTS
TheAssociateofArts(AA)degree isdesigned forstudents
whoplan to transfer toa four-yearcollegeoruniversity for
abaccalaureatedegree.Studentsplanning to transferprior
tocompletinga transferdegreeshouldrefer to thecatalog
of the transfer institutionorapplicable transferagreement.
Studentsmay choose from the followingoptions:
• Ageneralcourseof study(AssociateofArts-General)
thatusesanyapproveduniversity transfercourse to
fulfill thegeneralelectivecoursecredits.Studentsare
encouraged to followarecommendedcoursesequence
designed to facilitateasmooth transfer intoamajor
ata four-yearcollegeoruniversity.Pleaseconsult
theappropriatepage(s) in thiscatalog fordegree
requirements.
• Aspecificcourseof study(suchasanAssociateofArts
inFineArts) thatmayhavespecificgeneraleducation
and/oradditionaldegreerequirements.Pleaseconsult
theappropriatepage(s) in thiscatalog fordegree
requirements.
• Anemphasisofat least15credits inaspecific
courseof study(suchasanAssociateofArts-English
Emphasis) thatpreparesstudents foradesignated
majorata four-year institutionand/oremployment
within thechosenfield.Pleaseconsult theappropriate
page(s) in thiscatalog fordegreerequirements.
Satisfactorycompletionofthedegreeguaranteesfulfillmentof
lower-divisiongeneraleducationrequirementsatUNR,UNLV
orNSC.Studentswhointendtotransfertootherinstitutions
shouldconsultanadvisororfollowthecatalogofthetransfer
institution.Courseswitha”C”or“D”designatororcourses
withanumber lessthan100arenotapplicabletowardthe
degree.CheckTMCCcoursedescriptionsfortransferstatus
toabaccalaureatedegreeofartswithintheuniversitiesinthe
NevadaSystemofHigherEducation(NSHE).
ASSOCIATEOFARTS
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
ENGLISH................................................................6CREDITS
ENG101and102or ENG113and114
FINEARTS.............................................................3CREDITS
ART100, 160, 260*, 261*, 263;DAN101; ENG221;HUM101, 102
106, 271;MUS101, 121, 122, 125, 225, 226;THTR100, 105, 210;
THTR180/HUM105
HUMANITIES.......................................................3CREDITS
AAD/HUM201; CH201, 202, 203; ENG220, 221, 231, 232, 267;HIST
105, 106, 208, 209;HUM105/THTR180;MUS121, 122; PHIL101,
135, 210;THTR100, 210
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
MATH120, 126, 127, 128,176, 181, 182; STAT152
SCIENCE (LABREQUIRED).............................6CREDITS
ANTH102,110L;AST104;BIOL100,106,113,190,190L,191,191L,251;
CHEM100,121,122,201,202;CS282;ENV100;GEOG103,104,121;
GEOL100,101,105R;NUTR121;PHYS100,117,151,152,180,180L,
181,181L
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
ANTH101, 201, 202; ANTH/SOC205; CH201, 202, 203, ECON102,
103;GEOG106, 200;HIST101, 102, 105, 106, 111, 208, 209, 217;
PSC101, 211, 231; PSY101; SOC101;WMST101
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............24CREDITS
ADDITIONALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
See thediversity sectionof thegeneral educationdescriptions for a
complete listof courses. Canalsobeused to satisfyanotherGeneral
Education,Degree/Emphasis, or Elective requirement.
FOREIGNLANGUAGE...............................0-14 CREDITS
AM145,146,147,148, FREN111,112,211,212,GER111,112,211,
212,HEB113,114,221,222, ITAL113,114,213,214,PORT111,112,
211,212,RUS111,112,211,212,SPAN111,112,211,212,226,227.
OPTIONSTOCOMPLETETHEFOREIGN
LANGUAGEREQUIREMENT:
1. Completea fourth-semester transferablecollegecourse in
a foreign language.
2. Completeafourth-semestertransferablecollegecourseinASL.
3. Demonstrateproficiencythroughplacementexamination
orothermeans.Students interested in takingaplacement
examinationshouldcontact the
at
775-673-8241 for information.
4. Complete fouryearsofhighschool foreign language.
5. Studentswhohaveproficiency ina foreign language that
isequivalent to thatof studentswhohavecompleted four
semestersofcollege-level foreign languagemaybeeligible
towaive thisrequirement.Studentswillberequired to
provideappropriatedocumentation to thedepartment to
support thisclaim.Contact theHumanitiesdepartment
at775-674-7945orTMCCAcademicAdvisingat775-
673-7062 for information.
*Additionalelectivecreditsmaybe necessaryto
meetminimumcreditrequirements.
U.S.&NEVADACONSTITUTIONS.............(3CREDITS)
Chooseoneor twocourses from the following:CH203 (both
constitutions),HIST111 (bothconstitutions),PSC101 (both
constitutions),HIST101and102orHIST101and217,orHIST101and
PSC100orHIST101andPSC208.Canalsobeused tosatisfyanother
General Education,Degree/Emphasis,orElective requirement.
ADD’L.DEGREEREQUIREMENTS...0-20CREDITS
TOTALELECTIVES...............................16-36CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS...60CREDITS
Seethe followingpage forthedegreeoutcomestable
fortheassociateofartsdegree.
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