Kalamazoo Valley Community College

International Studies
Certificate

Date: 24-SEP-12

Effective Term: Winter 2013
 
This certificate program is designed to supplement an Associate degree in any area, including Business, Accounting, Health Careers, etc. This program could be beneficial to professionals seeking to enhance their international knowledge and skills or compliment an AA or AS (transfer) degree. Selection of elective courses must be done in consultation with the program director or a KVCC counselor.

English Minimum Credits: 3.00

COM 101 Public Speaking 3
COM 113 Interpersonal Communication 3
ENG 110 College Writing I 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3

Fine Arts/Humanities Minimum Credits: 3.00

-AND- ART 101 2D Design and Color Theory 3
-OR- ART 170 Film Communication 4
-OR- ART 200 Art for the Elementary Teacher 3
-OR- ENG 201 English Literature I 4
-OR- ENG 202 English Literature II 4
-OR- ENG 205 World Literature 4
-OR- ENG 206 Shakespeare 4
-OR- ENG 207 African American Literature 4
-OR- ENG 230 Women in Literature 4
-OR- ENG 242 Children's Literature 4
-OR- HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
-OR- HUM 130 Language and Culture 4
-OR- HUM 200 Making Connections 3
-OR- HUM 205 Mythology 3
-OR- HUM 207 Old Testament/Hebrew Bible St 3
-OR- HUM 208 New Testament Studies 3
-OR- MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
-OR- MUS 205 Music for Classroom Teacher 3
-OR- PHI 100 Great Ideas: In Search/Human 3
-OR- PHI 201 Introduction/Philosophy 3
-OR- PHI 205 Ethics 3
-OR- PHI 209 Comparative Religions 3
-OR- PHI 210 History of Christianity 3

Mathematics/Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

-OR- BIO 100 Fundamentals of Biology 4
-OR- BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
-OR- BIO 104 Organismal Biology 4
-OR- BIO 105 Environmental Issues 4
-OR- BIO 120 Ecology and Field Biology 4
-OR- BIO 121 Field Studies/Environmentl Bio 4
-OR- CHM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
-OR- CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
-OR- CHM 130 General Chemistry II 4
-OR- GEO 110 Physical Geology 4
-OR- GEO 120 Physical Geography 4
-OR- GEO 209 Earth Science Elem Teacher II 3
-OR- MATH 114 Mathematical Ideas 3
-OR- MATH 120 Finite Mathematics 3
-OR- MATH 140 Number Concepts Elem/MS Teach 4
-OR- MATH 142 Geometry Elem/MS Teachers 4
-OR- MATH 150 College Algebra 4
-OR- MATH 152 Trigonometry 3
-OR- MATH 156 Precalculus/Trigonometry 5
-OR- MATH 158 Applied Calculus 4
-OR- MATH 160 Calculus 1 & Analytic Geometry 5
-OR- MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4
-OR- PHY 100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
-OR- PHY 111 College Physics I 4
-OR- PHY 124 Astronomy of the Solar System 4
-OR- PHY 221 Engineering Physics I 5

Social Science/U.S. Culture Minimum Credits: 3.00

-OR- BUS 101 Business Principles/Practices 3
-OR- ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
-OR- ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
-OR- HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
-OR- HRY 101 Modern Western Civilization 3
-OR- HRY 207 History of Russia 3
-OR- HRY 210 History of the Far East 3
-OR- HRY 230 Women in History 3
-OR- HRY 240 African American Experience 3
-OR- PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
-OR- PSI 101 American Government 3
-OR- PSI 201 International Relations 3
-OR- PSI 202 Comparative Government 3
-OR- PSI 250 World Security 3
-OR- PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
-OR- PSY 160 Human Growth and Development 3
-OR- SOC 102 Principles of Sociology 3
-OR- SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
-OR- SOC 205 Racial and Ethnic Relations 3

Program Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 15.00

COM 223 Interpers Comm Across Cultures 3
ECO 240 International Economics 3
ENG 205 World Literature 4
FRL 101 Elementary French I 4
FRL 102 Elementary French II 4
FRL 103 Elementary German I 4
FRL 104 Elementary German II 4
FRL 105 Elementary Spanish I 4
FRL 106 Elementary Spanish II 4
FRL 107 Elementary Russian I 4
FRL 108 Elementary Russian II 4
FRL 160 American Sign Language I 4
FRL 161 American Sign Language II 4
FRL 201 Intermediate French I 4
FRL 202 Intermediate French II 4
FRL 203 Intermediate German I 4
FRL 204 Intermediate German II 4
FRL 205 Intermediate Spanish I 4
FRL 206 Intermediate Spanish II 4
GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
GEO 109 Earth Science Elem Teacher I 3
GEO 120 Physical Geography 4
GEO 209 Earth Science Elem Teacher II 3
HRY 207 History of Russia 3
HRY 210 History of the Far East 3
HRY 230 Women in History 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 252 World History since 1500 3
HRY 260 History of the Middle East 3
HUM 130 Language and Culture 4
HUM 130 Language and Culture 4
HUM 205 Mythology 3
HUM 210 China: Culture and History 3
PHI 209 Comparative Religions 3
PSI 201 International Relations 3
PSI 202 Comparative Government 3
PSI 250 World Security 3
SOC 170 Introduction to Archaeology 3
SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
SOC 205 Racial and Ethnic Relations 3
SOC 207 Southern Africa/Region Studies 3
SOC 261 Cultures of Latin America 3

Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 4.00

ACR 800 Any Transferable Course 0

  Minimum Total Credits: 30