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Guaranteed Transfer Classes

These are guaranteed transfer courses in the AH1, AH2, AH3 and AH4 categories.

Arts and Humanities

Total Credits 6 Semester Credits
Course Number Course Title Credits Details
ART110ART1110
Art Appreciation: GT-AH1 3

Introduces the cultural significance of the visual arts, including media, processes, techniques, traditions, and terminology. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

ART111ART1111
Art History Ancient to Medieval GT-AH1 3

Provides the knowledge base to understand the visual arts, especially as related to Western Culture. Surveys the visual arts from the Ancient through Medieval Periods. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

ART112ART1112
Art History Renaissance to 1900: GT-AH1 3

Provides the knowledge base to understand the visual arts, especially as related to Western Culture. Surveys the visual arts from the Renaissance through the Modern Periods. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

ART207ART1113
Art History 1900 to Present: GT-AH1 3

Provides students with the knowledge base to understand the visual arts as related to Modern and Contemporary visual art. Surveys world art of the twentieth century including Modernism to Post-Modernism. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

MUS120MUS1020
Music Appreciation: GT-AH1 3

Covers the basic materials of music, musical forms, media, genres, and musical periods. Emphasizes the development of tools for intelligent listening and appreciation. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

MUS121MUS1021
Music History Medieval to Classical: GT-AH1 3

Studies the various periods of music history with regard to the composers, esthetics, forms, and genres of each period. Considers music from the Middle Ages through the Classical period. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

MUS122MUS1022
Music History Romantic to Present: GT-AH1 3

Studies the various periods of music history with regard to the composers, aesthetics, forms, and genres of each period. Considers music from the early Romantic period to the present. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

MUS123MUS1023
Survey of World Music: GT-AH1 3

Provides an overview of non-Western music from around the world as well as provides basic listening skills and the historical-cultural context for a variety of world music styles to enable an understanding and appreciation of non-Western musical expression. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

MUS125MUS1025
History of Jazz: GT-AH1 3

Provides a survey of the basic materials of music and the forms, media, genres, historical, and cultural style periods of jazz. It emphasizes the development of tools for intelligent listening and appreciation. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

EDU288EDU2088
Practicum II 2

Provides students with the opportunity to supplement coursework with practical work experience related to their educational program. Students work under the immediate supervision of experienced personnel at the education facility and with the direct guidance of the instructor.

THE108THE1008
Theater Script Analysis: GT-AH1 3

Introduces students to methods of reading and analyzing literature for the stage. In addition, students will apply staging and design concepts in visualizing and analyzing how a play looks, sounds, and feels when produced. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

THE211THE2011
Development of Theatre: Greek Renaissance: GT-AH1 3

Surveys the history and evolution of drama from Ancient Greece to the Renaissance emphasizing all aspects of the art from period values to analysis of dramatic literature and performance. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

THE215THE2015
Playwriting: GT-AH1 3

Gives students the opportunity to learn and practice playwriting techniques, thereby improving creative writing skills. Elements of dramatic structure, dialogue, styles, and theatrical practices are emphasized. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HUM103HUM1003
Introduction to Film Art: GT-AH2 3

Studies the relationships among film’s stylistic systems, narrative systems, and audience reception. Students view, discuss, and critically analyze a variety of films which represent a variety of genres and themes. The course incorporates the vocabulary of stylistic systems (for instance, cinematography, and editing) and narrative systems (for instance, story structure, and character motivation) as both relate to the kinds of meanings a film conveys. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HUM115HUM1015
World Mythology: GT-AH2 3

Introduces students to the mythologies of various cultures. Common themes are illustrated and an interdisciplinary approach is used incorporating some of the following: religion, philosophy, art history, theater, literature, music, cultural studies, and history. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HUM121HUM1021
Humanities: Early Civilization: GT-AH2 3

Introduces students to the history of ideas that have defined cultures through a study of the visual arts, literature, drama, music, and philosophy. It emphasizes connections among the arts, values, and diverse cultures including European and non-European, from the Ancient world to 1000 C.E. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) State Guaranteed Transfer Course. (3-0)

HUM122HUM1022
Humanities: Medieval-Modern: GT-AH2 3

Examines written texts, visual arts, and musical compositions to analyze and reflect the evolution and confluence of cultures in Europe, Asia, and the Americas from 800 C.E. to 1750 C.E. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HUM123HUM1023
Humanities: Modern World: GT-AH2 3

Examines the cultures of the 17th through the 20th centuries by focusing on the interrelationships of the arts, ideas, and history. Considers the influences of industrialism, scientific development, and non-European peoples. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT115LIT1015
Introduction to Literature I: GT-AH2 3

Introduces students to fiction, poetry, and drama. Emphasizes active and responsive reading. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT201LIT2001
World Literature to 1600: GT-AH2 3

Examines significant writings in world literature from the ancients to the seventeenth century. It emphasizes active reading and understanding of the works and their cultural backgrounds. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT202LIT2002
World Literature After 1600: GT-AH2 3

Examines significant writings in world literature from the seventeenth century to the present. It emphasizes active reading and understanding of the works and their cultural backgrounds. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT205LIT2005
Ethnic Literature: GT-AH2 3

Focuses on significant texts by ethnic Americans including African-American, Native American, Latino/a, and Asian Americans. Emphasizes careful reading and understanding of the cultural and literary elements of the works. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT211LIT2011
American Literature to Civil War: GT-AH2 3

Examines American literary works from pre-European arrival on the continent up to the Civil War, including works from diverse people that contributed to American literature. This course also explores historical and social contexts within various genres. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT212LIT2012
American Literature After Civil War: CT-AH2 3

Examines American literary works from 1865 to the present, distinguishing among literary themes, genres, and schools of thought that illustrate historical and social contexts across a multicultural spectrum. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT221LIT2021
British Literature to 1770: GT-AH2 3

Examines major works of British literature from the Anglo-Saxon period through the 17th century. Explores the historical, political, and social contexts of the works as well as the major themes which reflect and/or critique the social assumptions and values of the times. Besides fostering an understanding of works essential to western culture, the course will examine how these works are still influential and relevant to contemporary thought and culture. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT222LIT2022
British Literature Since 1770: GT-AH2 3

Examines major works of British literature from the 18th century to the present. Explores the historical, political, and social contexts of the works and the major themes authors used to reflect and critique the social assumptions of their times. Besides fostering an understanding of works essential to western culture, the course examines how these works are still influential and relevant to contemporary thought and culture. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

LIT225LIT2025
Introduction to Shakespeare: GT-AH2 3

Explores works by William Shakespeare, focusing on a careful reading of these works as well as an exploration of pertinent contextual and historical information. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI111PHI1011
Introduction to Philosophy: GT-AH3 3

Introduces significant human questions and emphasizes understanding the meaning and methods of philosophy. Includes human condition, knowledge, freedom, history, ethics, the future, and religion. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisites: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121) (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI112PHI1012
Ethics: GT-AH3 3

Examines human life, experience, and thought in order to discover and develop the principles and values for pursuing a more fulfilled existence. Theories designed to justify ethical judgments are applied to a selection of contemporary personal and social issues. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121) (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI113PHI1013
Logic: GT-AH3 3

Studies effective thinking using language-oriented logic. Provides tools and develops skills for creative and critical thinking. Emphasizes the development of decision-making and problem-solving. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121). (Contact hours-45) (3.0)

PHI114PHI1014
Comparative Religions: GT-AH3 3

Introduces students to the similarities and differences among concepts predominant in the major world religions, comparing sociological, philosophical, and phenomenological similarities between major world faiths. It is designed to transfer to any 4-year college philosophy, religious studies, or humanities department. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121) (Contact hours-45) (3.0)

PHI115PHI1015
World Religions-West: GT-AH3 3

Introduces the student to the common and different concepts predominant in the major world religions. Includes sociological, political, psychological, and philosophical aspects of a variety of belief systems. Focuses on the concept of religion as a cultural system and a way that people make sense of a complex world. Particular emphasis is placed on how myths, legends, and folk tales reveal religious concerns. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121). (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI116PHI1016
World Religions-East: GT-AH3 3

Emphasizes the diversity and richness of Eastern religions within a cross-cultural context. Concepts such as fate, reincarnation, enlightenment, and morality are analyzed. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: Successful completion of ENG0092 (REA090 or CCR092) (“C” or better) OR appropriate placement score. Corequisite: ENG0094 and ENG1021 (CCR094 and ENG121) (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI205PHI2005
Business Ethics: GT-AH3 3

Examines philosophical theories about ethics and relevant subsidiary theories about the nature of justice in order to gather ethical decision making criteria. Such criteria will be applied through logical argumentation to various moral issues and challenges in today’s business environment. Issues covered will include economic distribution, the presuppositions of business, job discrimination, worker’s rights, consumerism, advertising, and responsibility to the environment as well as compassionate and fair responsibility to society. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI214PHI2014
Philosophy of Religion: GT-AH3 3

Focuses on the critical examination of the fundamental concepts, ideas, and implications of religion. Includes the nature of God, the varieties of religious experience, argument concerning God`s existence, the Problem of Evil, faith and reason, religion and human destiny, and the connection between religion and ethics. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

PHI218PHI2018
Environmental Ethics: GT-AH3 3

Critically analyzes theories of value of the natural world. Topics include the relation between scientific and moral principles, theories of the moral worth of persons, animals, plants, and other natural objects, historical, religious, and cultural influences on conceptions of nature, alternative accounts of human relationships and responsibilities to nature including deep ecology and eco-feminism, and the connection between moral and political values and economic policies. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. (Contact hours-45) (3.0)

SPA211SPA2011
Spanish Language III: GT-AH4 3

Continues Spanish Language I and II in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing the Spanish language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisites: SPA1012 (SPA112 and SPA114) (“C” or better) OR instructor approval. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

SPA212SPA2012
Spanish Language IV: GT-AH4 3

Continues Spanish Language I, II, and III in the development of increased functional proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing the Spanish language. Note: The order of the topics and the methodology will vary according to individual texts and instructors. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH3 category. Prerequisite: SPA2011 (SPA211) OR instructor approval. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)