SJSU ARTICULATION AGREEMENT
Lower Division Requirements
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
BA - French
Preparation for Teaching
San José State University -to- Diablo Valley College
Community College students should meet with a counselor as soon as possible to determine the equivalent courses offered at that institution. Students should complete as many as possible of the lower division requirements listed below, prior to transfer.
Lower Division Course Requirements
Community College Course Equivalents
Second Course in English Composition:
|ENGL 002 Critical Thinking and Writing||ENGL 123 Critical Thinking: Composition & Literature|
ENGL 126 Critical Thinking: The Shaping of Meaning in Language
COMM 121 Persuasion & Critical Thinking
HIST 122 Critical Reasoning in History
PHILO 130 Critical Thinking: Reasoning in Everyday Life
PSYCH 145 Critical Thinking in Psychology
SOCIO 122 Critical Thinking About Social & Cultural Issues
|ENGL 001B Argument and Analysis||ENGL 123 Critical Thinking: Composition & Literature|
Lower Division Preparation for the Major/Requirements for the Minor:
|FREN 025A, 025B, and 025C Intermediate French||Frnch 220 Third Term French|
Frnch 221 Fourth Term French
Preparation for the Minor and prerequisites for lower division major courses:
|FREN 001A Elementary French||Frnch 120 First Term French|
|FREN 001B Elementary French||Frnch 121 Second Term French|
Foreign language requirement:
|French Majors must also take one year of a second world language, ancient or modern, or the equivalent. Check with the SJSU Department of World Languages and Literatures for approval of a second language.|
IMPORTANT TRANSFER INFORMATION:
Prior to transferring to San Jose State University all transfers must earn at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter), including the CSU four basic skill courses required for CSU admission eligibility. Within those 60 semester/90 quarter units students are strongly encouraged to complete the following:
1. Lower Division Major Course Requirements (especially for STEM Majors):
Complete as many of the lower division courses required for the major as possible. Many of these courses may be double counted as part of the CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. These requirements are shown above.
2. General Education Requirements:
Complete all the CSU GE Breadth requirements at the community college (39 semester units/58 quarter units). The approved courses for each area can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU GE-Breadth Certification Courses" for your college. Many of these courses can be double counted to meet the major requirements shown above, so choose your courses wisely. Please see your college counselor/advisor to review your general education in order to receive FULL OR PARTIAL CERTIFICATION PRIOR TO TRANSFER to San Jose State University.
3. Second Semester English Composition highly recommended:
Complete the second semester English composition course (or equivalent) with a grade of "C" or better prior to registering for the WST and 100W course at SJSU. Approved courses can be found above within the lower division major requirements. Be sure to select this course as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. Once this course is complete, students are encouraged to take the WST exam at SJSU to avoid delays in enrollment for other SJSU required courses. To register for the WST contact our Testing office at testing.sjsu.edu.
4. American Institutions Requirement (US 1, US 2, and US 3 must be completed):
This requirement is normally 2 courses and can be taken as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements (GE Area D and sometimes Area C). The approved courses can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU US History, Constitution, and American Ideals Courses" for your college.