GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GEOGRAPHY FOR TRANSFER

The Associate of Arts in Geography 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 geography at a California State University. The knowledge and skills offered in this degree lead students to develop foundational knowledge in the field of geography including those topics and issues related to global, national, and local aspects of the field of study.
The Geography 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
Eligibility for ENGL 120, 199 or ESL 151 GEOG 101 Physical Geography 3
  GEOG 102 Cultural Geography 3
GEOG 101 (may be taken concurrently) GEOG 111 Physical Geography Lab 1
  List A - Select two courses from the following
  GEOG 103 World Regional Geography 3
  GEOG 107 Weather, Climate and Climate Change 3
  GEOG 110 Geography of California 3
  List B - Select two courses from the following
   Any course from List A not used above 3
Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151 ANTHR 102 Cultural Anthropology 3
  GEOG 106 Human Impact on the Environment 3
  GEOL 101 Physical Geology 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED

19

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.


August 2014 GCC Catalog 2014-2015

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Geography (2013-2014 catalog)