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Core Curriculum Requirements

AREA

COURSE DESCRIPTION AND CREDIT HOURS

COURSES

  1. Essential Skills

 

(9 semester hours)

 

English Composition

English Composition II-Literature Based

Quantitative Skills & Reasoning, College Algebra, or  Pre-calculus

ENGL 1101

ENGL 1102

MATH 1001, 1111, or 1113 (MATH 1111 preferred)

  1. Institutional Options

(4 semester hours)

Select one COLQ course

 

See description of Area B in

Gordon State College Academic Catalog

COLQ 2991, 2992, 2993, 2994, or 2995

 

  1. Humanities and Fine Arts

 

(6 semester hours)

Please see Academic Catalog for course descriptions

 

Select one course from each column.

ARTS 1100

ARTS 1101

ARTS 1102

COMM 1100

COMM 1110

COMM 1500

FREN 1001

FREN 1002

HUMN 1501

HUMN 1502

MUSC 1100

SPAN 1001

SPAN 1002

SPAN 1060

THEA 1000

THEA 1100

ENGL 2111

ENGL 2112

ENGL 2121

ENGL 2122

ENGL 2131

ENGL 2132

PHIL 2010

PHIL 2020

  1. Health Professions

(11 semester hours)

 

See catalog Area D

A laboratory course sequence in biology, chemistry or physics.

        *Suggested sequence

 

 

(If MATH 2101 Introductory Statistics is used here in Area D, then an extra course is required in Area F.)

One of the following sequences:

*BIOL 1111K, 1112K

BIOL 1107K, 1108K

*CHEM 1151K, 1152K (Preferred)

CHEM 1211K, 1212K

PHYS 1111K, 1112K

 

PLUS an additional course in science, mathematics, or computer science (CSCI only – not BUSA)

 

  1. Social Sciences

 

(12 semester hours)

 

Please see Academic Catalog for course descriptions

*Required to take one course from HIST 1121/1122;

** Required to take one course from HIST 2111/2112; 

***Choose two courses from the remaining classes.

*HIST 1121, 1122,

**HIST 2111, 2112

***ANTH 1102, ECON 2105, ECON 2106, HIST 1121, HIST 1122, HIST 2111, HIST 2112, POLS 1101, POLS 2301, POLS 2401, PSYC 1101 and SOCI 1101

  1. Courses appropriate to the Major

 

(18 semester hours)

 

Anatomy and Physiology I and II w/ labs

Microbiology for health sciences

Human Growth & Development

Introductory Statistics

*If MATH 2101 used in Area D, then need two other courses per Gordon State College catalogue **

 

BIOL 2210K, 2211K

BIOL 2250K

*MATH 2101

 

**PSYC 2103

**PSYC 2101

**SOCI 1160

**SOCI 2293

  1.   Institutional Requirements outside the Core

        (4 semester hour)       

See description of Area G in Gordon State College Academic Catalog

PHED  1001 or 1010 and any PHED  activity course