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College Catalog 2014-15

CSU Transfer GE

CSU Transfer GE

CSU Transfer GE

COSUMNES RIVER COLLEGE COURSES CERTIFIED TO MEET CSU GENERAL EDUCATION

A total of 39 units of lower division general education may be certified by Cosumnes River College. Students will be required to complete an additional 9 semester units of upper division general education course work after transfer.

It is important that students seek the aid of a counselor when selecting courses, in an effort to ensure proper completion of the general education requirements for an Associates Degree in a specific Major, as well as certification of completion of CSU GE and Breadth requirements.

A. COMMUNICATION IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND CRITICAL THINKING
9 units to include one course from A1, one course from A2 and one course from A3:

A1. Oral Communication
COMM 301, 331, 361
A2. Written Communication
ENGWR 300, ESLW 340; HONOR 375
A3. Critical Thinking
COMM 311, 315; ENGRD 310; ENGWR 301, 302; PHIL 300, 320, 325, 328; SOC 305

B. PHYSICAL UNIVERSE AND ITS LIFE FORMS
Minimum of 9 units, with at least 3 units from the Physical Science category, 3 units from the Life Science category and 3 units from the Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning category, and at least one course containing a laboratory from (B1) or (B2).

(Courses with single * indicate a laboratory only course; courses with double ** indicate a lecture and laboratory course.)

B1. PHYSICAL SCIENCE
ASTR 300, 400*; CHEM 305**, 306**, 309**, 321, 322*, 400**, 401**, 420**, 421**; GEOG 300, 301*, 306; GEOL 300, 301*, 305, 306*, 310, 311*, 330; PHYS 310, 350**, 360**, 370**, 380**, 411**, 421**, 431**, PS 302**
B2. LIFE SCIENCE
ANTH 300, 301*; BIOL 300, 307**, 310**, 342, 350, 351, 352, 366, 400**, 410**, 420**, 430**, 431**, 440**, 462, 470; GEOG 305; PSYC 312*
B3. THE LABORATORY ACTIVITY courses marked with * may be used to satisfy the laboratory requirement only when the corresponding lecture course is also taken (e.g., ANTH 301* with ANTH 300; ASTR 400* with ASTR 300)
B4. MATHEMATICS/QUANTITATIVE REASONING
MATH 300, 310, 335, 341, 343, 344, 350, 351, 370, 400, 401, 402, 410, 420; PSYC 330; STAT 300

C. ARTS, LITERATURE, PHILOSOPHY AND FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Minimum of 9 units to include at least one course from the Arts category (C1) and one course from the Humanities category (C2).

C1. ARTS (Arts, Dance, Music, Theater)
ARCH 310, 332; ART 300, 302, 304, 305, 312, 320, 323, 324, 327, 328, 361, 370, 372, 430; ARTH 300, 303, 307, 309, 311, 312, 324, 325, 328, 332, 333; ARTPH 301, 342; FMS 300, 305, 320; MUFHL 300, 308, 310, 311, 315, 321, 330, 400; MUIVI 310, 311, 340, 341, 350, 351, 370, 371, 495; MUP 310, 320, 350, 357, 360; MUSM 370; PHOTO 301, 420; RTVF 305, 378; TA 300, 302,  303, 306, 322, 323, 350, 356, 401
C2. HUMANITIES (Literature, Philosophy, Foreign Language)
ARTH 328, 333; ENGCW 400, 410, 480; ENGLT 303, 310, 311, 320, 321, 330, 336, 340, 341, 343, 345, 360, 370, 402; ENGWR 301; FMS 488; GEOG 481; HIST 364, 365, 380; HONOR 350, 360 (must have 3 units), 382; HUM 300, 301, 310, 320, 324, 331, 332, 484, 486 (must have 3 units); PHIL 300, 304, 310, 330, 331, 338, 350, 352, 356; SILA 315, 316; SPAN 401, 402, 411, 412, 413, 415, 425, 426, 427; VIET 311, 312, 401, 402, 411, 412

D. SOCIAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS AND BEHAVIOR, HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
Minimum of 9 units

AGB 321; ANTH 310, 316, 323, 324, 331, 332, 334, 341, 374; BUS 330, 345; COMM 325, 341, 363, 480; ECE 312, 314; ECON 302, 304, 306; GEOG 302, 310, 320, 322, 481; HIST 301, 302, 307, 308, 312, 313, 314, 320, 321, 331, 344, 360, 364, 365, 370, 371, 373, 380; HONOR 340, 370 (must have 3 units), 382; HUM 484; JOUR 310, 320; PHIL 360; POLS 301, 302, 304, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 317, 318, 319, 320, 324; PSYC 300, 312, 320, 335, 340, 353, 368, 371; RTVF 300; SILA 330; SOCSC 300, 320, 325, 330, 360, 480 (must have 3 units); SOC 300, 301, 305, 310, 321, 341; TA 306

E. LIFE LONG UNDERSTANDING AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT
Minimum of 3 units selected from the following courses:

COMM 321; ECE 312, 314; ENGED 320; FCS 322, 324; HCD 310; HEED 300, 350; HSER 302; INDIS 313, KINES 300; NUTRI 300; PSYC 340, 353, 356, 360; SOC 310

Physical Education activity (one course) with one of the following prefixes: ADAPT, DANCE, FITNS, PACT, TMACT, SPORT

CSU GRADUATION REQUIREMENT: US HISTORY, CONSTITUTION, AND AMERICAN IDEALS.

NOTE: The CSU requires students to fulfill this requirement prior to completion of a BA or BS degree, and it can be completed at CRC by completion of one of the two 6-unit patterns:

A.

One course from HIST 312, 313, 320, 321, 331, or 371, paired with POLS 301

OR

B.

One course from HIST 312 or 320, paired with one course from HIST 313, 314, 321, or POLS 304.

Completion of this requirement may double-count for 6 of the 9 units in Area D. See a Counselor to determine the best way for you to fulfill CSU-GE Category D.

NOTE: Courses listed in more than one GE area can only be used to fulfill a single area.

The courses listed on this GE sheet are accurate as of the date of publication of the 2014-2015 Schedule and Catalog, but are subject to change. Contact or visit the CRC Counseling Center for updated information.