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Program Checklist

LIBERAL STUDIES PROGRAM CHECKLIST

  • Only grades of C or higher in Core and Concentration courses satisfy requirements in the major.
  • Only grades of B- or higher in Professional Preparation courses satisfy requirements for teaching credentials.

LIBERAL STUDIES CORE REQUIREMENTS

INDISPENSABLE COMPETENCIES (24-33-units)

Liberal Studies (6 units)

________ LBST 200 Foundations in Liberal Studies (3) (Fall only) **NO SUBST**
________ LBST 400 Senior Seminar in Liberal Studies (3) (Spring only) **NO SUBST**
Must be taken within the last 30 units of coursework; prerequisite: ENGL 304W

Written Literacy (6 units)

________ ENGL 121 Composition and Literature (3)
________ ENGL 304W Advanced Composition (3) **NO SUBST**

Mathematical Competency (9 units)

________ MATH 115 College Algebra (3) (every semester - prerequisite: pass Level I math placement exam)
________ MATH 200 Math Concepts for Elementary Teachers I (3) (Fall only - prerequisite: MATH 115) **NO SUBST**
________ MATH 300 Math Concepts for Elementary Teachers II (3) (Spring only - prerequisite: MATH 200) **NO SUBST**

Logic (3 units)

________ PHIL 101 Intro to Logic (3) or MATH 160 Logic for Math/CS (3)

Second Language Competency (0-9 units)

________ Semester 1 Language 101
________ Semester 2 Language 102
________ Semester 3 Language 201

TRADITIONS (15 units)

Theology and Religious Studies (9 units) must meet general core requirements-see Core Curriculum List

_________ LD (3) (every semester)

_________ LD or UD (3) (every semester)
_________ UD (3) (every semester)

Philosophy (6 units)

________ PHIL Non-ethics, non-logic (LD) See Core Curriculum List
________ PHIL 341 Ethics and Education (3) (Fall only) **NO SUBST**

HORIZONS (33 units)

History (6 units)

________ HIST 117 U.S. History to 1870 (3)
________ HIST 389 History of California (3) (Spring only)

Literature (3 units)

________ ENGL 231 Children's Literature (3) (Spring only)

Fine Arts (9 units)

________ MUSC 200 Comprehensive Musicianship for Educators (3) (Spring only) **NO SUBST**
________ THEA 155 Theatre in Education (3) (Fall only) **NO SUBST**
________ ARTV 350 Art Fundamentals (3) (Fall only) **NO SUBST**

Natural Sciences (6 units)

________ BIOL 116/EOSC 116 Earth and Life Science for Educators (3) (Spring only) **NO SUBST**
________ CHEM 105/PHYS 105 Physical Science for K-8 Teachers (3) (Fall only) **NO SUBST**

Social Sciences (6 units) must meet general core requirements for two different disciplines-see Core Curriculum List
Anthropology (101, 102, 103), Communication Studies (101, 103, 130), Ethnic Studies (100, 110, 120, 130, 140),
Political Science (100, 125, 175), Economics (101, 102), Psychology (101), Sociology (101, 216, 217, 218)

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Diversity of Human Experience (3 units) – met by an above Social Science with the “D” designation, or by EDUC 381C

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LIBERAL STUDIES CONCENTRATION REQUIREMENTS

Select one of the following disciplines for your concentration (see course requirements for each beginning on pg. 13):

Arts - Visual Mathematics
Communication Studies Multicultural Studies
History Music
Life Science Psychology
Literature Spanish Language and Latin American Cultures
Marine Science Theatre

Concentration: __________________________________

________ Concentration Course Number & Title: _______________________________________________

________ Concentration Course Number & Title: _______________________________________________

________ Concentration Course Number & Title: _______________________________________________

________ Concentration Course Number & Title: _______________________________________________

________ Concentration Course Number & Title: _______________________________________________