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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
GENERAL EDUCATION BREADTH PATTERN

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Skyline 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 110, 127, 130, 140, 150.

A-2: Written Communication

ENGL 100, 105, 110.

A-3: Critical Thinking

ENGL 100, 105, 110, 165; PHIL 103, 200.

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

ASTR 100, 101; CHEM 112, 114, 210, 220, 234, 235, 237, 238, 410; GEOG 100, 101, 106; GEOL 100, 105, 106, 180, 210, 220; OCEN 100, 101; PHYS 105, 106, 114, 210, 220, 250, 260, 270.

B-2: Life Science

ANTH 125, 127; BIOL 101, 110, 111, 130, 140, 145, 150, 170, 171, 215, 230, 240, 250, 260; BTEC 170, 171; ENVS 100; PSYC 220.

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

BUS 120, 123; MATH 130, 150, 153, 200, 201, 222, 225, 241, 242, 251, 252, 253, 270, 275; PSYC 171.

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)

ART 101, 102, 105, 107, 115, 120, 130, 175, 201, 221, 248, 350; DANC 100, 102; FCS 113; FILM 370; HUM 117; MUS 100, 105, 115, 144, 202, 204, 240, 250, 275, 276, 301, 470.

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

ARBC 111, 112; ART 117; ASL 100, 110, 111, 112, 121, 122; CHIN 111, 112, 121, 122; DANC 102; ECE 191; ENGL, 110, 161; FILI 110, 111, 112, 120; FILM 440; HIST 100, 101, 104, 106, 109, 203, 248, 335, 410, 420, 429, 430, 432, 435, 444, 453, 461, 462, 463, 464; HUM 106, 115, 116; ITAL 111, 112, 121, 122; JAPN 111, 112; LIT. 100, 101, 151, 154, 155, 191, 201, 202, 220, 221, 231, 232, 251, 265, 266, 267, 370, 432; MUS 276; PHIL 100, 160, 175, 240, 280, 300, 312, 320; PLSC 280, 335; SOCI 341, 432; SPAN 110, 111, 112, 120, 121, 122, 130, 140, 160, 220, 230.

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

ANTH 110, 150, 155, 165, 170, 180, 360; EDUC 100.

D-2: Economics

BUS 210; ECON 100, 102, 111, 310; PLSC 200.

D-3: Ethnic Studies

ANTH 360; BUS 100, 200; HIST 240, 244, 429, 436; PSYC 268; SOCI 141, 142.

D-4: Gender Studies

ANTH 165; BUS 100, 101, 200; EDUC 100; HIST 248; JOUR 110; SOCI 160; SOSC 150.

D-5: Geography

GEOG 110, 150.

D-6: History

HIST 104, 106, 108, 201, 202, 203, 235, 240, 244, 248, 265, 300, 310, 335, 429, 430, 432, 435, 444, 453; PLSC 335.

D-7: Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science

COMM 160; ECE 212; FCS 212; KIN 510; PLSC 315; SOCI 143; PSYC 238; SOSC 110, 150, 270, 275.

D-8: Political Science, Government and Legal Institutions

LEGL 275; PHIL 280; PLSC 115, 130, 150, 200, 210, 280, 301, 320.

D-9: Psychology

ECE 201; PSYC 100, 110, 200, 201, 220, 230, 268, 300, 301, 310, 390, 410; SOCI 110.

D-0: Sociology and Criminology

ADMJ 100; PSYC 110; SOCI 100, 105, 110, 141, 142, 160, 201, 341, 432.

AREA E: LIFELONG UNDERSTANDING AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT

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

E-1: Integrated Courses

COUN 100; CRER 111, 135, 136, 137, 665; ECE 201, 214; FCS 213, 310, 313, 320, 392; GERO 101; HSCI 100, 130, 150, 665; KIN 305; LSCI 100; PE 105, 270; PSYC 200, 201; SOCI 160.

E-2: Activity Courses

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
HIST 108 - US 1 & US 2
HIST 201 - US 1 & US 2
HIST 202 - US 1 & US 2
HIST 235 - US 1 & US 2
HIST 240 - US 3
HIST 244 - US 1 & US 2
HIST 265 - US 1
HIST 310 - US 3
HIST 429 - US 2
LEGL 275 - US 2
PLSC 200 - US 2 & US 3
PLSC 210 - US 1 & US 2
PLSC 301 - US 3