Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Communication-GVSU
Liberal Arts
Associate of Arts
Date: 14-MAR-14 Effective Term: Fall 2014
This program is designed to meet entry level major and General Education requirements. Within the Communication major at GVSU several options are available including: Film and Video Production, Photography, Public Relations, Broadcasting, and Journalism. Students seeking a B.A. degree from GVSU are required to demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 25.00

COM 101 Public Speaking 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
ENG 226 Journalism 3
MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra 4
-AND- ENG 110 College Writing I 3
-OR- ENG 160 College Writing and Research 4
-AND- HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
-OR- MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
-AND- GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
-OR- HUM 205 Mythology 3
-OR- SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
-AND- PHI 201 Introduction/Philosophy 3
-OR- PHI 205 Ethics 3

History Minimum Credits: 3.00

HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 260 History of the Middle East 3

Political Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
PSI 101 American Government 3
PSI 102 State and Local Government 3

Biology Minimum Credits: 4.00

BIO 100 Fundamentals of Biology 4
BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 105 Environmental Issues 4
BIO 110 Anatomy and Physiology 4
BIO 120 Ecology and Field Biology 4
BIO 121 Field Studies/Environmentl Bio 4
BIO 210 Human Physiology 4

Math Minimum Credits: 3.00

MATH 114 Mathematical Ideas 3
MATH 150 College Algebra 4
MATH 152 Trigonometry 3
MATH 158 Applied Calculus 4
MATH 160 Calculus 1 & Analytic Geometry 5
MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4

Other Science Minimum Credits: 4.00

CHM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
CHM 110 Fundamentals/Organic Chemistry 4
CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
GEO 110 Physical Geology 4
GEO 120 Physical Geography 4
PHY 100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
PHY 111 College Physics I 4
PHY 124 Astronomy of the Solar System 4

Social Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
PSI 202 Comparative Government 3
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
SOC 102 Principles of Sociology 3
SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
SOC 200 The Family 3
SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
SOC 205 Racial and Ethnic Relations 3

Wellness/Physical Education Minimum Credits: 2.00

WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2
WPE 109 Water Safety Instructor 2
WPE 110 Lifeguard Training 2
WPE 112 Safety and First Aid 2
WPE 115 Beginning Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 116 Advance Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 117 Sports Officiating-Basketball 1
WPE 120 Nutrition for Wellness 2
WPE 122 Coaching Techniques-Basketball 2
WPE 124 Holistic Health 3
WPE 125 Contemporary Health Issues 3
WPE 128 Managing Stress 1
WPE 131 Fundamentals of Personal Train 3
WPE 135 Womens Self Defense 1
WPE 140 Elementary Move & Activities 3
WPE 145 Physical Educ Method:Early Ele 3
WPE 150 Foundat's/Health, Phys Ed, Rec 3
WPE 152 Swimming for Fitness 1
WPE 153 Weight Training for Fitness 1
WPE 155 Aerobic Exercise 1
WPE 156 Water Aerobics 1
WPE 159 Beginning Golf 1
WPE 160 Beginning Swimming 1
WPE 161 Beginning Tennis 1
WPE 162 T'ai Chi 1
WPE 163 Yoga 1
WPE 168 Volleyball 1
WPE 170 Introduction/Massage Therapy 1
WPE 171 Beginning Pilates 1
WPE 173 Free Weight Training 1
WPE 176 Scuba Diving 2
WPE 177 Karate 2
WPE 178 Indoor Cycling/Fitness 1
WPE 179 Cardio Training - Basic 1
WPE 181 Intermediate Pilates 1
WPE 253 Independent Physical Training 1
WPE 260 Intermediate Swimming 1
WPE 263 Intermediate Yoga 1

Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 15.00

ACR 800 Any Transferable Course 0

  Minimum Total Credits: 62