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Planner for Earth Science - Arts & Sciences Transfer (A.S.)


Official Title of Major: Arts and Sciences Transfer - Earth Science, A.S.

Award: Associate of Science degree, A.S.

Code: AS.ARTS-SCI.EARTH

Total Credit Hours: 60

About Physical Sciences Department - see www.aacc.edu

Purpose: Prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions offering Bachelor of Science degrees in various professional disciplines and science programs.

Faculty Contact (webapps.aacc.edu/directory): Jason Barbour, Ph.D.

Courses to improve skills and prepare for college-level classes may be needed. It is best to see an advisor as you plan your education.

Course/Advising Notes: ________________________________________________________________________

Term 1

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
ENG 101 - Academic Writing and Research 1  OR
ENG 101A - Academic Writing and Research 1  
3 credit hours    
MAT 191 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry 1  
4 credit hours     
Wellness Requirement  
3 credit hours    
CHE 111 - General Chemistry 1   4 credit hours     

Term 2

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
ENG 102 - Academic Writing and Research 2  
3 credit hours     
MAT 192 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry 2  
4 credit hours     
Elective
One of the electives must be used to satisfy the Technology Requirement if it has not been demonstrated otherwise.

Other recommended courses include:
PHS 119 - Fundamentals of Weather   
PHY 213 - General Physics 3  
MAT 202 - Linear Algebra  
MAT 212 - Differential Equations  

No more than 3 credits of physical activity courses may be used as electives. 
4 credit hours    
PHS 113 - Physical Geology  
4 credit hours      

Term 3

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
PHS 109 - General Oceanography   3 credit hours     
PHY 211 - General Physics 1  
4 credit hours     
Social & Behavioral Science GER
Must choose one course from the following:
HIS 111 - Ancient and Medieval Western Civilizations  
HIS 112 - Early Modern and Modern Western Civilizations  
HIS 211 - United States History through the Civil War  
HIS 212 - United States History Since the Civil War  
3 credit hours    
Arts & Humanities GER:  Any COM GER course
3 credit hours    

Term 4

Course Name Credits Term Taken Grade
Elective
See notes for ElectiveTerm 2
4 credit hours    
PHY 212 - General Physics 2  
4 credit hours     
Elective
See notes for ElectiveTerm 2
4 credit hours    
Arts & Humanities GER  
One Sophomore Literature (ENG) course
3 credit hours    
Social & Behavioral Science GER   
Other than HIS
3 credit hours    

 

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