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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
GENERAL EDUCATION BREADTH PATTERN

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San Joaquin Delta College

2013 - 2014

To verify historical and most current GE course approvals visit: www.assist.org or click on the pdf shown above.

AREA A: ENGLISH LANGUAGE COMMUNICATION AND CRITICAL THINKING

Select one course from each category. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
9 units minimum

A-1: Oral Communication

COMST 1A.

A-2: Written Communication

ENG 1A.

A-3: Critical Thinking

COMST 5; ENG 1B, 1D; PHILO 30.

AREA B: SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY AND QUANTITATIVE REASONING

Select one course from each category. 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

ASTRO 1, 1L; CHEM 1A, 1B, 3A, 3B, 12A, 12B; GEOG 1, 1L; GEOL 1A, 5, 10, 15, 16; PHSCI 1; PHYSC 2A, 4A, 10; PLANT 14.

B-2: Life Science

AHSC 10, 10L; ANTHR 2, 2L; BIOL 1, 2, 3, 10, 11, 31, 32, 33; GEOL 10; NR 2; PLANT 10, 10L.

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 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 12, 13, 17A, 20, 38A, 38B, 39; PSYCH 2.

AREA C: ARTS AND HUMANITIES

Select one course from area C-1, one course from area C-2, and one additional course from either C-1 or C-2.
9 units minimum

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

ART 1A, 1B, 1C, 2, 2A, 3, 4, 6, 7A, 20A, 33A, 40A, 64A; DRAMA 10, 16A, 16B, ENG 30; FASHION 8; HORT 4; ID 8; MUSIC 1, 2A, 2B, 4, 7, 8; PHOTO 1A.

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

CHIN 2, 3, 4; CIVIL 3; ENG 34, 35, 37, 38, 39, 42A, 42B, 43C, 43D, 45, 46A, 46B, 52; FASHION 9, 10; FREN 2, 3, 4, 5; GERM 2, 3, 4; HIST 6C, 7; HUM 3; ITAL 2, 3, 4; JAPAN 2, 3, 4; PHILO 6, 40, 45, 50; RELGN 14A, 14B; SL 2, 3, 4; SPAN 1A, 2, 2A, 3, 4;

AREA D: SOCIAL SCIENCES

Select one course from D-1 through D-0 (with courses taken in at least two 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

ANTHR 1, 6, 10; HIST 4A, 4B; POLSC 1.

D-2: Economics

AGBUS 12; AJ 21; BUS 26; ECON 1A, 1B; POLSC 5.

D-3: Ethnic Studies

HIST 6A, 6B, 17A, 17B, 30A, 30B, 31, 34; SOCIO 30, 33.

D-4: Gender Studies

HIST 17A, 17B, 27, 30A, 30B, 31; PSYCH 1; SOCIO 27.

D-5: Geography

GEOG 2, 3, 10; HIST 4A, 4B.

D-6: History

AGBUS 12; HIST 2A, 2B, 4A, 4B, 6A, 6B, 6C, 17A, 17B, 27, 30A, 30B, 31, 34, 37.

D-7: Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science

ANTHR 6; COMST 7, 11; PSYCH 1.

D-8: Political Science, Government and Legal Institutions

BUS 8; HIST 17A, 17B, 30A, 30B, 31; POLSC 1, 2, 3, 5.

D-9: Psychology

BIOL 30; CDEV 21; PSYCH 1, 3, 4, 30.

D-0: Sociology and Criminology

AJ 21; SOCIO 1A, 1B, 27, 30, 33.

AREA E: LIFELONG UNDERSTANDING AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT

Select 3 units from the following.
3 units minimum
ANTHR 4; BIOL 30; CDEV 21, 26; COMST 3; FCS 2, 3, 5, 6, 23; GUID 8; HED 1, 30; HUM 4; PEACTIV 1D, 9A; PSYCH 3, 24, 30.

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 and most current American Institutions course approvals visit: www.assist.org
HIST 17A - US 1 & US 2
HIST 17B - US 1
HIST 27 - US 1 & US 3
HIST 30A - US 1
HIST 30B - US 1 & US 3
HIST 31 - US 1
HIST 34 - US 3
POLSC 1 - US 2 & US 3