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2015-2016 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Studies, B.A. - General Studies Subplan/Option: 180 units


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Offered by: College of Education and Integrative Studies, Liberal Studies Department

Degree Requirements for Liberal Studies Major


A 2.0 cumulative GPA is required in core courses in order to receive a degree in the major.

Note(s):


* If course(s) is taken to satisfy GE requirements, then student will need to complete additional approved units for Required Subplan/Option Core.

Elective Support Courses: 20 units


Emphasis Courses:


Choose 20 units in a single area of study in consultation with advisor.

Unrestricted Electives: 32 units


Select a sufficient number of courses from "GE" and "Unrestricted Electives" so that they total at least 100 units.

General Education Requirements: 68 units


Students should consult the Academic Programs website https://www.cpp.edu/~academic-programs/general-education-course-listings.shtml for current information regarding this requirement. Unless specific courses are stated under Support Courses, please refer to the list of approved courses under General Education Requirements, Areas A through E.

Area A. Communication and Critical Thinking (12 units)

  1. Oral Communication
  2. Written Communication
  3. Critical Thinking

Area B. Mathematics and Natural Sciences (16 units)

  1. Physical Science
  2. Biological Science
  3. Laboratory Activity
  4. Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning
  5. Science and Technology Synthesis

Area C. Humanities (16 units)

  1. Visual and Performing Arts
  2. Philosophy and Civilization
  3. Literature and Foreign Languages
  4. Humanities Synthesis

Area D. Social Sciences (20 units)

  1. U.S. History, Constitution, and American Ideals
  2. History, Economics, and Political Science
  3. Sociology, Anthropology, Ethnic and Gender Studies
  4. Social Science Synthesis

Area E. Lifelong Understanding and Self-development (4 units)

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