2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 46

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TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
CAREERANDTECHNICALDEGREES
ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
TheAssociateofAppliedScience (AAS) degree is a
non-transfer degreedesigned for studentswho seek
employment and/or certification in their chosen
academic and/or career emphases.
Student learningoutcomes for specificdegrees,
emphases, and certificates of achievement are
locatedon the correspondingworksheetswithin this
catalog.
ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIED
SCIENCE
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
Chooseone course fromeachgroup.
Communications—BUS107; ENG101, 102, 107, 108, 113, 114, 220,
221; COM113, 215, 285;THTR160, 161
English—BUS106, 108; ENG101, 102107, 108, 113, 114, 181
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
See thediversity sectionof thegeneral educationdescriptions for a
complete listof courses. Canalsobeused to satisfyanotherGeneral
Education,Degree/Emphasis, or Elective requirement.
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Chooseany course100-level or above from the followingareas:
FineArts—DAN101, 138, 139;HUM105, 271;MUS101, 122, 125,
225;THTR105, 180, 205, 206, 210, 235, 258
Humanities—American sign language, art, English (except101,
102, 107, 108, 112D, 113, 114), foreign languages, humanities,
philosophyor choose fromAAD201; CH201, 202, 203;HIST105,
106, 208, 209, 227, 248;MUS121, 125, 225, 226;THTR100, 209, 231
Social Science—anthropology (exceptANTH102, 110L), criminal
justice, economics, geography (exceptGEOG103/104), history,
psychology, political science, sociologyor choose fromEDU201, 202,
203;HDFS201, 202; JOUR101; CH201, 202, 203;WMST250, 255
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
CE201;¤DA110,112,125;EPY101;MGT171,201,212,235;PSY102
¤Onlyacceptedprogram studentsmay take theDAoptions.
Note:HumanRelationsmustbe includedasa courseorbe clearly
identifiedas content included inother required courses for an
AssociateofAppliedScience.
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
BUS117; COT110*; ECON261, 262; CUL245;mathematics (100-level
or above); PSY210; SOC210; STAT152
Note:Mathematicsmaybe includedas coursesor clearly identified
as content inother required courses.
SCIENCE................................................................3CREDITS
Chooseany course100-level or above fromastronomy, biology,
chemistry, environmental science, geology, physicsor choose from
ANTH102, 110L;GEOG103/104;MT150;NUTR121, 223
Note: Sciencemaybe includedas coursesor clearly identifiedas
content inother required courses.
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
Chooseoneor twocourses from the following. If twocoursescovering
bothconstitutionsarecompleted, threecreditsmayapply toward
social scienceorelectives.PSC101 (bothconstitutions),CH203 (both
constitutions),HIST111 (bothconstitutions), HIST101and102orHIST
101and217orHIST101andPSC100orHIST101andPSC208
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.......12-21CREDITS
COREAND/OREMPHASIS
REQUIREMENTS..................................48-39CREDITS
Pleaseconsulttheappropriatepage(s) inthiscatalog
forcourserequirements.
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS...60CREDITS
Seethe followingpage forthedegreeoutcomestable
fortheassociateofappliedsciencedegree.
CERTIFICATEOF
ACHIEVEMENT
Forstudentsdesiringashortercourseof study,TMCC
offerscertificatesofachievement inmanycareerareas.
CertificateofAchievementcandidatesmustmeetall
thegeneraleducationrequirements inaddition to
thespecificcoursesoutlined for theprogram.The
maximumnumberofcooperativeeducationcredits that
canbeapplied toacertificate is16.Onlysixcreditsof
SpecialTopics198canbeapplied toacertificate.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
COMMUNICATIONS.........................................3CREDITS
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Note:MathematicsandHumanRelationsmustbe includedas
coursesorbe clearly identifiedas content included inother required
courses for aCertificate.
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS...............9CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS..................................21CREDITS
Seetheappropriatepage(s) inthecatalog forspecific
programrequirements.
TOTALCERT.REQUIREMENTS.........30CREDITS
Note:Aminimumof30credits isrequired forany
certificateofachievement,althoughtheexact
numberofcreditsrequiredmaydifferwithparticular
subjectmatter.
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