AA in History for Transfer

Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in History for Transfer at Foothill College.

Associate Degree Requirements available as online courses:

Associate in Arts in History for Transfer requires completion of a minimum of 90 units to include:

  • CSU General Education Breadth Requirements or the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum, IGETC (49-58 units) (Full certification is required)
  • Core & support courses (32 units, of which 28 units may satisfy the GE requirement)
  • Transferable electives necessary to meet the 90-unit minimum requirement.
* NOTE:
  • All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade and must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. In addition, the student must obtain a minimum GPA of 2.0.
  • Although it is possible to fulfill the requirements for the Associate Degree for Transfer by completing the IGETC for UC pattern, admission to CSU requires completion of an Oral Communication course (IGETC Area 1C; CSU GE Area A-1); therefore, students who plan to transfer to CSU should complete this course as part of their GE or elective units.

The courses listed BELOW are generally offered as online courses at least once every two years. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.

ONLINE COURSE TITLE UNITS
     
CORE COURSES (24 units)
HIST 4A HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION TO 800 AD 4
HIST 4B HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 700 - 1800 4
HIST 4C HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 1789 - PRESENT 4
HIST 17A U.S. HISTORY TO 1816 4
HIST 17B U.S. HISTORY 1812 TO 1914 4
HIST 17C U.S. HISTORY FROM 1900 TO THE PRESENT 4
     
SUPPORT COURSES (8 units)
     
Select one course each from List A and List B
List A:
ANTH 4 FIRST PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA 4
ANTH 6 PEOPLES OF AFRICA 4
ART 2E HISTORY OF WOMEN IN ART 4.5
or WMN 15 A HISTORY OF WOMEN IN ART 4.5
HIST 10 HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA: THE MULTICULTURAL STATE 4
HIST 18 INTRODUCTION TO MIDDLE EASTERN CIVILIZATION 4
WMN 5 INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN'S STUDIES 4
WMN 11 WOMEN IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE  
List B:
ANTH 2A CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY 4
ANTH 2B PATTERNS OF CULTURE 4
GEOG 2 HUMAN GEOGRAPHY 4
GEOG 10 WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY 4
HIST 20 HISTORY OF RUSSIA & THE SOVIET UNION 4
MUS 8 MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA 4
or MUS 8H HONORS MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA 4
PHIL 25 COMPARATIVE WORLD RELIGIONS: WEST 4
POLI 1 POLITICAL SCIENCE: INTRO TO AMER GOV & POLITICS 5

Based on 2014 - 2015 Curriculum Sheet. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.

Last Updated September 12, 2014
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