GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

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The Associate in Arts in English for Transfer Degree is designed to prepare the student for transfer to four-year institutions of higher education and is specifically intended to satisfy lower division requirements for a baccalaureate degree in English at a California State University. The knowledge and skills offered in this degree lead students to develop foundational knowledge in grammar, composition, literary analysis, and logical argumentation in the field of English. These skills provide tools for inquiry into local, national, and global topics within the discipline.
The English AA-T degree requires completion of the major and the CSU General Education (40 units) or IGETC (37-39 units) requirements.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
ENGL 101 ENGL 102 Critical Thinking and Literary Analysis 3
ENGL 101 ENGL 104 Critical Thinking and Argumentation 3
  List A - Select two courses (6 units) from the following
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 105 Survey of English Literature Anglo-Saxon Period to 1780 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 106 Survey of English Literature 1780 to Present 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 109 Introduction to World Literature from Antiquity to the Sixteenth Century 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 110 Introduction to World Literature from the Sixteenth Century to the Present 3
  ENGL 122 American Literature to 1865 3
  ENGL 123 American Literature to the Present 3
  List B - Select three units from the following
  Any course from List A not used above 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 103 Creative Writing Workshop 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 114 Introduction to Poetry 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 115 Introduction to Fiction 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 116 Introduction to Drama 3
  ENGL 125 Shakespeare 3
  List C - Select three units from the following
  Any course from List A or B not used above 3
  ENGL 111 Women in Literature 3
  ENGL 117 Film as Literature 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 127 Children's Literature 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 222 Motion Picture Film Analysis 3
Eligibility for ENGL 101 HUMAN 115 World Mythology 3
  LING 101 Introduction to Language and Linguistics 3
  SPAN 124H English Translations of Masterpieces of Spanish Literature 3
  T ART 101 Introduction to Theatre 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED

18

Units for the major may be double counted for CSUGE or IGETC. Elective units to reach the 60-unit degree requirement must be CSU transferable.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.


October 2013 GCC Catalog 2013-2014

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