Summary Table of Lower Division GE Requirements

A
Basic
Subjects

 

American
Institutions

B
Natural
Sciences
C

Humanities
D
Social
Sciences
E
Lifelong Understanding
and Self-Development
UNITS: 16 8 8 or 12 8 or 12 8 or 12 4
* A1 WRITTEN COMM
ENGL 101

* A2 ORAL COMM
COMM 150

* A3 CRITICAL THINKING
COMM 176

PHIL 160, 250
POLS 155
 

A4 MATHMATICAL
CONCEPTS AND
QUANTITATIVE
REASONING

ECON/ MATH109
* MATH 100, 102

* minimum C grade in these classes is required. A 'C-' grade is not acceptable.

US HISTORY

HIST 202A or  202B

U.S. CONSTITUTION

+POLS 150

STATE/LOCAL GOV'T

+POLS 150 or 200

+POLS 150 meets both areas

B1 BIOLOGICAL
(with lab)

BIOL 155, 156
MICR 151

B2 PHYSICAL
(with lab)

ASTR 151 with 152
CHEM 158 with 159
GEOG 170
GEOL 150, 155
PHYS 156

B3 APPLIED NATURAL

ANTH 260
ASTR 160
BIOL 158
BIOL 165
CE 220
GEOG 160
GEOL 158

C1 LITERATURE AND
DRAMA

    ANTH/ENGL 245
(d)CHS 201
    ENGL 207, 250
    258,
(d)260, (d)270, 280
    SPAN 242
    TA 152

C2 ARTS

    ART 101ABC, 150
    152, 155
    156, 157, 159, (d)209 
    CHS 112
(d)CHS/PAS 260
    DANC 157
    DANC/TA/TVF210
    ENGL/TVF225
(d)LBS 234
    MUS 150, 151,
    152, 156, 157, 160

C3 PHILOSOPHY AND
RELIGIOUS STUDIES

     PHIL 151, 152
(d) PHIL/RELS 200
(d) PHIL 220

C4 LANGUAGES OTHER
THAN ENGLISH

COMD 150
CHIN 100ABC, 101ABC,
200ABC
FREN 100ABC, 130, 200AB
GERM 100ABC
ITAL 100ABC, 200ABC
JAPN 100ABC, 130,
200ABC,
KOR 100ABC
LATN 100ABC,
PAS 120
PORT 100ABC
RUSS 101AB
SPAN 100ABC, 105, 130,
200ABC, 205ABC

C-5 INTEGRATED
HUMANITIES

ENGL/TA / TVF240 ENGL/PHIL 210

(d) Approved diversity
courses

(d) AAAS 200
(d) ANTH 250

     ANTH/ENGL 230
(d) BUS 250
     CHDV 140
(d) CHS 111 or
(d) CHS/LAS 255
(d) CRIM 210
     ECON 150
(d) GEOG 155
     HIST 110ABC
(d) HIST 150 or
(d) SOC 263
(d) LAS/PAS 102

(d) PAS 180
     PAS 250AB
     POLS 250
     PSY 150
     SOC 201

(d) TVF 250
     URBA 180
(d) WOMN 203

INTEGRATED
SOCIAL SCIENCES

(d)LAS 150
 

(d) Approved diversity
courses

     ANTH 265
(d) ART 240
     BUS 200
(d) CHDV/SOC 120
     COMM 230
     HS 150
     KIN 150
(d) PHIL 230
     POLS 120
     PSY 160
(d) SOC 202
     TECH 250

NOTE:
AL 101, BUS 101, HHS 101,
NSS 101, UNIV 101
Satisfy both IHE and
Block E requirements.

(d) Courses with the
course number
preceded by the
designation (d)
indicate those
approved to meet the
2-course
Block G -
Diversity
requirement.

(See previous page for definitions of G.E.
"Blocks.")

NOTES:

A minimum C grade average in general education is required.

Other courses may be substituted  in some categories in conjunction with a student's major. Consult a department or division adviser for a list of approved GE replacement courses.

Students must complete two diversity courses which may be selected from blocks C, D, E or from GE upper division themes.

ENGL 102 is reqruied of all students who entered Cal State L.A. Summer 1993 or later, and who are subject to the requirements of the 1993-95 or later GE catalog. A minimum C grade is required. A 'C-' grade is not acceptable.

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