Arapahoe Community College

2014-2015 Catalog

Associate of General Studies

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to Arapahoe Community College

Program Requirements

General Education Courses

33 credit hours

Written Communications

(6 credit hours)

Please select two of the following ENG courses:

ENG 121

English Composition I (GT-CO1) OR

 

ENG 122

English Composition II (GT-CO2) OR

 

ENG 131

Technical Writing I

6

and

Please select one of the following COM courses:

Oral Communications

(3 credit hours)

COM 115

Public Speaking OR

 

COM 125

Interpersonal Communication OR

 

COM 225

Organizational Communication

3

Arts and Humanities

(9 credit hours)

ART 110

Art Appreciation (GT-AH1)

3

ART 111

Art History I Ancient to Medieval (GT-AH1)

3

ART 112

Art History II Renaissance to 1900 (GT-AH1)

3

ART 121

Drawing

3

ART 124

Watercolor I

3

ART 133

Jewelry and Metalwork I

3

ART 138

Film Photography I

3

ART 151

Painting I

3

ART 161

Ceramics I

3

ART 207

Art History - 1900 to Present (GT-AH1)

3

ASL 121

American Sign Language

5

ASL 122

American Sign Language

5

COM 115

Public Speaking

3

COM 125

Interpersonal Communication

3

COM 225

Organizational Communication

3

FOL

ARA, CHI, FRE, JPN, SPA, 111-112

5

FOL

FRE, JPN, SPA 211 (GT-AH4)

3

FOL

FRE, JPN, SPA 212 (GT-AH4)

3

HUM 115

World Mythology (GT-AH2)

3

HUM 121

Early Civilizations (GT-AH2)

3

HUM 122

From Medieval to Modern (GT-AH2)

3

HUM 123

The Modern World (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 115

Introduction to Literature I (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 201

World Literature to 1600 (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 202

World Literature after 1600 (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 205

Ethnic Literature (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 211

American Literature to the Civil War (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 212

American Literature after the Civil War (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 221

British Literature to 1770I (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 222

British Literature since 1770 (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 225

Introduction to Shakespeare (GT-AH2)

3

LIT 255

Children’s Literature

3

MUS 100

Fundamentals of Music Theory

3

MUS 120

Music Appreciation (GT-AH1)

3

MUS 121

Music History I (GT-AH1)

3

MUS 122

Music History II (GT-AH1)

3

MUS 123

Survey of World Music (GT-AH1)

3

MUS 125

History of Jazz (GT-AH1)

3

PHI 111

Introduction to Philosophy (GT-AH3)

3

PHI 112

Ethics (GT-AH3)

3

PHI 113

Logic (GT-AH3)

3

PHI 114

Comparative Religion (GT-AH3)

3

PHI 214

Philosophy of Religion (GT-AH3)

3

THE 105

Introduction to Theatre Arts (GT-AH1)

3

THE 211

Development of Theatre I (GT-AH1)

3

THE 212

Development of Theatre II (GT-AH1)

3

Social and Behavioral Sciences

(9 credit hours)

ANT 101

Cultural Anthropology (GT-SS3)

3

ANT 107

Introduction to Archeology (GT-SS3)

3

ANT 111

Physical Anthropology (GT-SS3)

3

ANT 215

Indians of North America (GT-SS3)

3

ECO 101

Economics of Social Issues (GT-SS1)

3

ECO 105

Introduction to Economics

3

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)

3

GEO 105

World Regional Geography (GT-SS2)

3

GEO 106

Human Geography (GT-SS2)

3

HIS 101

Western Civilization: Antiquity-1650 (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 102

Western Civilization: 1650-Present (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 111

The World Antiquity to 1500 (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 112

The World 1500 to Present(GT-HI1)

3

HIS 121

U.S. History to Reconstruction (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 122

US History since the Civil War (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 208

American Indian History (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 215

Women in US History (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 225

Colorado History (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 236

US History Since 1945 (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 245

US in the World (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 247

20th Century World History (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 255

The Middle Ages (GT-HI1)

3

HIS 260

Foreign Relations History (GT-HI1)

3

JOU 105

Introduction to Mass Media (GT-SS1)

3

POS 105

Introduction to Political Science (GT-SS1)

3

POS 111

American Government (GT-SS1)

3

POS 125

American State and Local Government (GT-SS1)

3

POS 205

International Relations (GT-SS1)

3

POS 225

Comparative Government (GT-SS1)

3

PSY 101

General Psychology I (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 102

General Psychology II (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 116

Stress Management

3

PSY 205

Psychology of Gender (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 226

Social Psychology (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 235

Human Growth and Development (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 238

Child Development (GT-SS3)

3

PSY 249

Abnormal Psychology (GT-SS3)

3

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology I (GT-SS3)

3

SOC 102

Introduction to Sociology II (GT-SS3)

3

SOC 205

Sociology of Family Dynamics (GT-SS3)

3

SOC 215

Contemporary Social Problems (GT-SS3)

3

SOC 220

Sociology of Religion (GT-SS3)

3

Natural and Physical Sciences

(3- 5 credit hours)

AST 101

Astronomy I with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

AST 102

Astronomy II with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

BIO 105

Science of Biology (GT-SC1)

4

BIO 111

General College Biology I with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

BIO 112

General College Biology II with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

BIO 115

Human Genetics

3

BIO 201

Human Anatomy and Physiology I (GT-SC1)

4

BIO 202

Human Anatomy and Physiology II (GT-SC1)

4

BIO 204

Microbiology (GT-SC1)

4

BIO 221

Botany (GT-SC1)

5

CHE 101

Introduction to Chemistry I (GT-SC1)

5

CHE 102

Introduction to Chemistry II (GT-SC1)

5

CHE 111

General College Chemistry I/Lab (GT-SC1)

5

CHE 112

General College Chemistry II/Lab (GT-SC1)

5

CIS 115

Introduction to Computer Information Systems

3

CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications

3

CSC 150

Visual Basic Programming

3

CSC 160

Computer Science I (Java)

4

CSC 161

Computer Science II (Java)

4

ENV 101

Environmental Science with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

ENV 110

Natural Disasters (GT-SC2)

3

GEO 111

Physical Geography: Landforms/Lab (GT-SC1)

4

GEO 112

Physical Geography: Weather&Climate/Lab (GT-SC1)

4

GEY 111

Physical Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

GEY 121

Historical Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

GEY 135

Environmental Geology with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

MET 150

General Meteorology with Lab (GT-SC1)

4

PHY 100

Elementary Physics

3

PHY 105

Conceptual Physics (GT-SC1)

4

PHY 111

Physics: Algebra-Based I with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

PHY 112

Physics: Algebra-Based II with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

PHY 211

Physics: Calculus-Based I with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

PHY 212

Physics: Calculus-Based II with Lab (GT-SC1)

5

SCI 155

Integrated Science I (GT-SC1)

4

SCI 156

Integrated Science II (GT-SC1)

4

Mathematics

(3 credit hours)

MAT 120

Mathematics for Liberal Arts (GT-MA1)

4

MAT 121

College Algebra (GT-MA1)

4

MAT 122

College Trigonometry (GT-MA1)

3

MAT 123

Finite Mathematics (GT-MA1)

4

MAT 125

Survey of Calculus

4

MAT 135

Introduction to Statistics (GT-MA1)

3

MAT 155

Integrated Math I

3

MAT 156

Integrated Math II

3

MAT 201

Calculus I (GT-MA1)

5

MAT 202

Calculus II (GT-MA1)

5

MAT 265

Differential Equations (GT-MA1)

3

Elective Courses

27 credit hours

 

Selected from any credit-bearing course numbered at 100 or above that is offered by the College.

MAT (120 or above), ENG (121 or above). Foreign Language must be numbered 111-112, 211-212, ASL 121-122, SPA 114.

27

Total

60 credit hours

Graduation Requirements

  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC); form available at www.arapahoe.edu/graduation)
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.

2014-2015 Catalog

Arapahoe Community College

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Physical Education Courses

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Physics Courses

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