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California State University 2013-2014

 

CSu

General Education - BREADTH Requirements

Students choosing to transfer are strongly encouraged to see an LMC Counselor since four-year college requirements vary widely and are subject to change. Students must request that the CSU GE certification be sent to the four-year campus that they will be attending. Fill out Application for IGETC/CSU GE Certification available on the college website. Partial GE Certification is available.

 

Credit by Advanced Placement

LMC grants credit toward undergraduate degrees for successful completion of examinations of the Advanced Placement Program of the College Board. See page 11 of the college catalog for the policy for granting credit for specific scores and exams. Please check with the counseling department for up-to-date information. The current CSU GE list may be found at www.assist.org.

 

Area A: Communication in the English Language and Critical Thinking

A MINIMUM OF ONE COURSE IN AREAS A1, A2 AND A3

A1
Oral Communication
SPCH- 110, 120
3 units
A2
Written Communication

ENGL-100
3 units
A3
Critical Thinking

PHIL-041, ENGL-220, ENGL-221, SPCH-120
3 units

Some CSU campuses also require English 230 to satisfy graduation requirements. Please consult with a counselor.

 

Area B: Physical Universe and Its Life Forms

A minimum of one course in areas B1, B2 and B4. At least one course in physical science or biological science must have a laboratory activity as outlined in B3.

 

B1

Physical Science

ASTRO-010

CHEM-006, 007, 008, 025, 026, 028, 029

PHYS-015, 035, 036, 040, 041, 042

PHYSC-005

 

 

3-6 units
B2
Life Science

BIOSC-007, 010, 020, 021, 040, 045, 050
3-6 units
B3
Laboratory Activity

ASTRO-010 and 011

BIOSC-007, 010, 020, 021, 040, 045, 050

CHEM-006, 007, 008, 025, 026, 028, 029

PHYS-015, 035, 036, 040, 041, 042
 
B4
Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning

Satisfactory completion qualifies for exemption from the ELM examination requirements.

MATH-032, 034, 035, 037, 038, 040, 050, 060, 070, 075, 080
3-4 units

 

Area C: Arts, Literature, Philosophy andForeign Languages

A minimum of one course in C1 & C2 and one additional course in C1 or C2.

C1

 

Arts

ART-005, 006, 007, 008, 009

DRAMA-015, 016, 070

MUSIC-010, 012, 015

SPAN-060
3-6 units
C2
Humanities

CHIN-030, 040

DRAMA-030

ENGL-127, 128, 129, 132, 133, 205, 230, 231

FILIP-060, 061

FRNCH-060, 061, 062

HUMAN- 019, 020, 021, 022, 024, 030

ITAL-060, 061

PHIL-002, 033, 040, 042

POLSC-033

SPAN-049, 050, 051, 052, 053

SIGN-065, 066, 067, 068

3-6 units

 

Area D: Social, Political, and Economic Institution and Behavior; Historical Background

No fewer than 9 units should be taken. Courses taken should be in at least two different disciplines listed below. Course(s) listed in more than one discipline will satisfy and be counted in only one discipline.

DISCIPLINE(S) COURSE(S)
D1
Anthropology & Archeology

 

ANTHR-005, 006, 007
D2
Economics

 

ECON-010, 011
D3
Ethnic Studies CHDEV-050, HIST-046, 047, 052

SOCSC-045, SPCH-150

D4
Gender Studies PSYCH-014

D6
History ECON-005, HIST-029, 030, 031, 033, 034,

035, 038, 039, 040, 047

D7
Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science

 

CHDEV-010, 020, JOURN-035, SPCH-130, 150
D8

Political Science, Government & Legal Institutions

PHIL-033, POLSC-010, 020, 033, 043
D9

Psychology

PSYCH-010, 011, 014, 017
D10

Sociology and Criminology

SOCIO-015, 016, 017

 

 

Area E: Lifelong Understanding and Self-Development

Minimum of one course, 3 units.

ACS-010, ANTHR-007, BIOSC-005, CHDEV-010, PSYCH-012, 014

 

U.S. History, Constitution and American Ideals

One course from group A and one course from group B.

These courses may double count in Area D.

Group A: POLSC-010, POLSC-020
Group B: ECON-005, HIST-029, HIST-030