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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
GENERAL EDUCATION BREADTH PATTERN

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Los Angeles Harbor College

2017 - 2018

To verify historical GE course approvals visit: www.assist.org.

AREA A: ENGLISH LANGUAGE COMMUNICATION AND CRITICAL THINKING

9 semester units required with at least one course each from A1, A2 and A3. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C-" or better.
9 units minimum

A-1: Oral Communication

COMM 101, 102, 121, 122.

A-2: Written Communication

ENGLISH 101.

A-3: Critical Thinking

COMM 104; COSCI 58; ENGLISH 102, 103; JOURNAL 105; PHILOS 6.

AREA B: SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY AND QUANTITATIVE REASONING

9 semester units required with at least one course each from Physical Science, Life Science and Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning. One Physical or Life Science course must include a laboratory experience (underlined). Courses in area B-4 must be completed with a grade of "C-" or better.
9 units minimum

B-1: Physical Science

ASTRON 1, 5; CHEM 65, 66, 101, 102, 211, 212; ENV SCI 1; GEOG 1, 15; GEOLOGY 1, 6; OCEANO 1, 10; PHYS SC 1, 14; PHYSICS 6, 7, 11, 37, 38, 39.

B-2: Life Science

ANATOMY 1, 1L; ANTHRO 101, 111; BIOLOGY 3, 5, 101; ENV SCI 2; MICRO 20; OCEANO 12; PHYSIOL 1; PSYCH 2.

B-3: Laboratory Activity

Students must select at least one laboratory experience (see underlined courses in areas B-1 and B-2).

B-4: Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning

MATH 215, 216, 227, 234, 235, 236, 240, 260, 265, 266, 267, 270, 275; STAT 1.

AREA C: ARTS AND HUMANITIES

9 semester units required with at least one course each in Arts and Humanities.
9 units minimum

C-1: Arts (Art, Cinema, Dance, Music, Theatre)

ARC 132, 133; ART 100, 101, 102, 103, 111, 201; DANCEST 805; MUSIC 101, 111, 116, 141, 216-1, 219-1, 219A; PHOTO 121; THEATER 100.

C-2: Humanities (Literature, Philosophy, Languages Other than English)

ENGLISH 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 211, 214, 215, 218, 219, 234, 239, 240; FRENCH 1, 2, 10; HISTORY 74, 81, 82, 86, 87; HUMAN 1, 6, 17, 60; JAPAN 21, 22; PHILOS 1, 20, 33; SPANISH 1, 2, 3, 4, 12, 21, 22, 35, 36.

AREA D: SOCIAL SCIENCES

9 semester units required with courses in at least 2 disciplines. Students are expected to complete the American Institutions requirement in this section (courses identified in the American Institution section).
9 units minimum

D-1: Anthropology and Archaeology

ANTHRO 102, 103, 104, 121.

D-2: Economics

BUS 1; ECON 1, 2.

D-3: Ethnic Studies

HISTORY 58.

D-4: Gender Studies

HISTORY 52.

D-5: Geography

GEOG 2, 7.

D-6: History

HISTORY 1, 2, 6, 11, 12, 12H, 19, 20, 21, 41, 42, 43, 44, 52, 58, 74, 81, 82, 86, 87.

D-7: Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science

COMM 122, 190; DRAFT 6; EGT 28.

D-8: Political Science, Government and Legal Institutions

HISTORY 11, 41, 43; POL SCI 1, 2, 4, 7, 30.

D-9: Psychology

CHDEV 1; PSYCH 1, 10, 14, 15, 41.

D-0: Sociology and Criminology

SOC 1, 2, 12.

AREA E: LIFELONG UNDERSTANDING AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT

3 semester units required, not all courses can be in physical activity.
3 units minimum

E1

CHDEV 1, 11; COUSEL 20; DANCETQ 141; FAM & CS 21; HEALTH 2, 6, 11, 12; PSYCH 3; SOC 21.

E2

For a complete list of all approved PE activity courses for this area see www.assist.org area E.

AMERICAN INSTITUTIONS (US-1-2-3)

CSU US History, Constitution, and American Ideals Courses

Students satisfy this CSU graduation requirement through coursework in three areas:
US 1: Historical Development of American Institutions and ideals.
US 2: United States Constitution and government.
US 3: California state and local government.
Select a combination of courses that fulfill the requirements for US 1, 2, and 3.
To verify historical American Institutions course approvals visit: www.assist.org
HISTORY 6 - US 1
HISTORY 11 - US 1
HISTORY 12 - US 1
HISTORY 41 - US 1
HISTORY 42 - US 1
HISTORY 43 - US 1
HISTORY 44 - US 1
HISTORY 52 - US 1
HISTORY 58 - US 1
HISTORY 81 - US 1
HISTORY 82 - US 1
POL SCI 1 - US 2 & US 3
POL SCI 30 - US 2 & US 3