Program Overview

Social science is an integrated curriculum involving the disciplines of anthropology, economics, geography, history, philosophy, political science, psychology, social science and sociology.

Social Sciences (AA) Requirements

AA Degree Requirements Major: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 12 units Units
ANTH 110 Cultural Anthropology 3 units
CBOT 432 Introduction to Computer Applications 3 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macro Economics 3 units
PLSC 130 Introduction to International Relations 3 units
Selective Courses, choose a minimum of 11 units from the following: Units
HIST 101 History of Western Civilization II 3 units
HIST 202 U.S. History from 1877 to the Present 3 units
HIST 422 Modern Latin America 3 units
HIST 451 Far Eastern Civilization and Heritage I 3 units
PSYC 106 Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination 3 units
SOCI 141 Ethnicity and Race in Society 3 units
Languages: Two semesters of one language 5 units
Total Required Major Units: 23

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.