GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

INTERDISCIPLINARY HUMANITIES

A minimum of 18 units in one of the following options is required.
Option 1: Creativity
Students will apply literary, rhetorical, and interdisciplinary studies concepts, and discipline-specific concepts (such as dance or French) in order to critically read, write, think, and research about the idea of creativity.
Option 2: American Responses to Other Cultures
Students will apply literary, rhetorical, and interdisciplinary studies concepts, and discipline-specific concepts (such as geography and history) in order to critically read, write, think, and research about the ways that America has responded to global cultures.
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

  OPTION 1 - Creativity
  Select 6 units from the following:
Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 106

Modern Society in Its Milieux

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 117

Creativity, Culture, and Society: Kaleidoscope

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 120

Literature and the Cultural Arts

3

  Select 3 units from the following:
Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 105

The Human Struggle

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 110

Science, Literature, and Human Insight

3

  Select 9 units from at least 3 of the following disciplines:
 Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

ANTHR 101

Physical Anthropology

3

 

ART 150

Drawing I

3

 

ART 186

Ceramics I

3

 

BIOL 123

Evolution

3

 

DANCE 110

Ballet Technique I

2

 

DANCE 115

Modern Dance Technique

2

 

DANCE 120

Jazz Technique I

2

DANCE 101, 110, 115, 120, 124 or equivalent

DANCE 130

Choreography

1.5

Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 103

Creative Writing Workshop

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 111

Women in Literature

3

 

ETH S 101

Latin American Cultural Expression

3

 

PHILO 116

Ethics for Modern Life

3

 

PHILO 117

Introduction to Logic

3

SPAN 131 or equialent SPAN 106 Advanced Conversational Spanish 3
SPAN 102 or equivalent SPAN 131 Conversational Spanish 3
 

T ART 103

Acting Fundamentals I

3

T ART 103

T ART 104

Acting Fundamentals II

3

 

T ART 109

Stage Make-up I

2

T ART 131 or equivalent (3 units)

T ART 121

Stage Scenic Design

2

 

T ART 123

Stage Costume Design Workshop

3

T ART 133 or equivalent

T ART 134

Practical and Theoretical Aspects of Stage Lighting

2

  OPTION 2 - American Responses to Other Cultures
  Select 9 units from the following:
Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 105

The Human Struggle

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 110

Science, Literature, and Human Insight

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 111

Irish History, Literature, and Culture from the Beginning to the Present

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HUMAN 125

Crosscurrents: American Social Values

3

  Select 9 units from at least 3 of the following disciplines:
Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 111

Women in Literature

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 124

Contemporary Literature

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 127

Children's Literature

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

ENGL 128

The Bible as Literature

3

 

ETH S 101

Latin American Cultural Experience

3

 

ETH S 102

Latinos in the United States

3

 

ETH S 110

Contemporary Ethnic Women

3

 

ETH S 120

Mexican-American Studies

3

Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

ETH S 121

Ethnic and Racial Minorities

3

 

ETH S 123

Asians in America

3

 

ETH S 132

The African American Experience in the United States

3

 

ETH S 164

The Armenian Diaspora

3

 

GEOG 102

Cultural Geography

3

 

HIST 103

History of Early Latin America

3

 

HIST 104

History of Contemporary Latin America

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101

HIST 111

The Woman in American History

3

 

HIST 113

History of Mexico

3

 

HIST 114

History of Baja California

3

 

HIST 119

History of the Far East

3

 

HIST 120

History of the Far East

3

 

HIST 121

Armenian History

3

 

HIST 131

A History of Africa since 1800

3

 

HIST 132

History of the Philippines

3

 

PHILO 121

Islam: A Way of Life

3

 

PHILO 122

Latin American Philosophy

3

 

SOC S 134

Women, Men, and Society

3

 

SOC 102

Social Crises of Today

3

 

SOC 105

Introduction to Gerontology

3

SPAN 104 or equivalent

SPAN 126

Survey of Spanish American Literature

3

  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED

18


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

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Interdisciplinary Humanities (2013-2014 catalog)
Interdisciplinary Humanities (2009-2010 catalog)