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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
GENERAL EDUCATION BREADTH PATTERN

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Marymount 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

CAR 105, 125, 130, 145, 250; SPE 105, 125, 130, 145, 250.

A-2: Written Communication

ENG 112.

A-3: Critical Thinking

CAR 250; ENG 114; PHI 130; SPE 250.

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

GEO 108, 108H, 108L; SCI 100, 102, 115, 116, 120, 120L, 220, 221, 224, 230, 231, 250, 251.

B-2: Life Science

ANT 110; ID 123, 123H; PSY 123, 123H; SCI 130, 132, 133, 135, 140, 145, 145H, 145L, 145LH, 150, 155, 160, 170, 170L, 240, 241.

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

ANT 235; BUS 220; MTH 105, 107, 109, 110, 115, 120, 130, 131, 220, 270; PSY 235; SOC 235.

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)

AM 100, 101, 102, 111, 131, 141, 201, 202, 211, 221, 231; ART 108, 221; CAR 110, 148; ID 148; MUS 100, 101, 112, 115, 116; THE 100, 110, 120, 121.

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

AS 200; ENG 116, 120, 125, 130, 130H, 140, 150, 160, 170, 175, 208, 210, 220H, 230, 231, 240, 250, 260; FRE 100, 101, 200, 201; ID 142, 146, 147, 149; JPN 100, 101, 200, 201; PHI 100, 110, 120, 121, 130, 145, 150, 220H; REL 102, 103, 125, 130, 130H, 142, 144, 200, 210, 225; SPA 100, 101, 200, 201.

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

ANT 110, 120.

D-2: Economics

ECO 220, 221, 221H.

D-3: Ethnic Studies

HIS 270; SOC 250.

D-4: Gender Studies

HIS 275; PSY 222.

D-5: Geography

GEO 100, 108, 120.

D-6: History

HIS 100, 101, 120, 121, 125, 200, 201, 210H, 220, 220H, 270, 275.

D-7: Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science

ECO 135; GS 135, 220; HIS 135; ID 180, 191.

D-8: Political Science, Government and Legal Institutions

POL 100, 110, 220, 240.

D-9: Psychology

EDU 220; ID 123, 123H; PSY 123, 123H, 150, 150H, 200, 205, 220, 222, 228, 280.

D-0: Sociology and Criminology

EDU 140; SOC 100, 100H, 125, 140, 175, 220, 250.

AREA E: LIFELONG UNDERSTANDING AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT

Select a minimum of three units from the courses listed below.
3 units minimum
HED 130, 150, 170; ID 117, 117H; PSY 205, 220, 230; SOC 125. PED Activity courses, up to one unit, may be used in Area E. 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 and most current American Institutions course approvals visit: www.assist.org
HIS 120 - US 1
HIS 121 - US 1
HIS 270 - US 1
POL 100 - US 2 & US 3