Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Liberal Arts-WMU
Liberal Arts
Associate of Arts
Date: 08-MAY-12 Effective Term: Summer 2012
The Liberal Arts program is designed to meet General Education requirements for a variety of college majors. This degree plan is helpful to prepare students for transfer to majors such as History, Political Science, Philosophy/Religion, or Sociology. This program guide is also appropriate for student who may be undecided about a college major. No courses with grades less than 2.0 will transfer to WMU.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 9.00

PSI 101 American Government 3
-AND- ENG 110 College Writing I 3
-OR- ENG 160 College Writing and Research 4
-AND- PHI 106 Critical Thinking 3
-OR- PHI 203 Introduction to Logic 3
-OR- PHI 204 Symbolic Logic 3

English Minimum Credits: 3.00

COM 113 Interpersonal Communication 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
ENG 201 English Literature I 4
ENG 202 English Literature II 4
ENG 203 American Lit:Beginnings/1865 4
ENG 204 American Lit II:Civil War-Pres 4
ENG 205 World Literature 4
ENG 207 African American Literature 4
ENG 214 Literary Interpretation 4
ENG 218 American Voices 4
ENG 230 Women in Literature 4
ENG 242 Children's Literature 4

Fine Arts Minimum Credits: 3.00

ART 220 Art History I 3
ART 221 Art History II 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
ENG 214 Literary Interpretation 4
HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
HUM 225 The Arts In The Community 3
MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
MUS 102 The History of Rock 'n' Roll 3

Foreign Language Minimum Credits: 8.00

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

Humanities Minimum Credits: 3.00

ENG 201 English Literature I 4
ENG 202 English Literature II 4
ENG 203 American Lit:Beginnings/1865 4
ENG 204 American Lit II:Civil War-Pres 4
ENG 205 World Literature 4
ENG 206 Shakespeare 4
ENG 217 Science Fiction 4
ENG 219 Short Stories 4
ENG 230 Women in Literature 4
ENG 242 Children's Literature 4
ENG 244 Literature for Adolescents 4
HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
HRY 101 Modern Western Civilization 3
HUM 120 Honors Seminar:Writing/Cities 3
HUM 130 Language and Culture 4
HUM 203 A Study of Love 3
HUM 205 Mythology 3
HUM 207 Old Testament/Hebrew Bible St 3
HUM 208 New Testament Studies 3
PHI 100 Great Ideas: In Search/Human 3
PHI 201 Introduction/Philosophy 3
PHI 205 Ethics 3
PHI 209 Comparative Religions 3
PHI 210 History of Christianity 3

Mathematics Minimum Credits: 3.00

MATH 114 Mathematical Ideas 3
MATH 120 Finite Mathematics 3
MATH 140 Number Concepts Elem/MS Teach 4
MATH 152 Trigonometry 3
MATH 156 Precalculus/Trigonometry 5
MATH 158 Applied Calculus 4
MATH 160 Calculus 1 & Analytic Geometry 5
MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4

Other Cultures Minimum Credits: 3.00

HRY 210 History of the Far East 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 252 World History since 1500 3
HUM 210 China: Culture and History 3
SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
SOC 207 Southern Africa/Region Studies 3

Science Minimum Credits: 4.00

BIO 100 Fundamentals of Biology 4
BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 120 Ecology and Field Biology 4
BIO 121 Field Studies/Environmentl Bio 4
CHM 100 Fundamentals of 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
PHY 221 Engineering Physics I 5

Social Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

BUS 101 Business Principles/Practices 3
ECO 110 Eco/Contemporary Social Issues 3
ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
HRY 207 History of Russia 3
HRY 212 History/American Civil War 3
HRY 220 History of Michigan 3
PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
PSI 201 International Relations 3
PSI 202 Comparative Government 3
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
SOC 102 Principles of Sociology 3
SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
SOC 170 Introduction to Archaeology 3

Wellness/Physical Education Minimum Credits: 2.00

WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2
WPE 124 Holistic Health 3
WPE 125 Contemporary Health Issues 3

Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 21.00

ACR 800 Any Transferable Course 0

  Minimum Total Credits: 62