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2015-2016 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Philosophy, B.A.: 180 units


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Offered by: College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences, Philosophy Department

Required Core Courses for Major: 28 units


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

Elective Core Courses: 16 units


Select two of the following courses: 8 units


Elective Support Courses: 20 units


Students must select a total of 20 units of upper division support courses. Students should consult with their advisors to select additional Philosophy and other upper division courses. Students will need to petition any non-Philosophy upper division course they wish to use to satisfy the support courses requirement.

Unrestricted Electives: 28 units


Select a sufficient number of courses so that the total from "GE" and "Unrestricted Electives" is at least 96 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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