AGEC-S (Certificate)

Certificate Description

AGEC-S is a 35-credit lower-division General Education curriculum block that fulfills the lower-division General Education requirements of majors with more stringent mathematics and mathematics-based science requirements at all three Arizona State Universities. (e.g. Biology or Chemistry).

General Education Requirements (35 credits)

All General Education coursework must be selected from approved AZ General Education Curriculum.

Course

Course Title

Hours

Composition (6 credits)

 

 

ENG 101

College Composition I

3

ENG 102

College Composition II

3

Mathematics (3 credits)

 

 

MAT 220 OR Higher

Calculus & Analytic Geometry I

3

Arts/Humanities (6 credits)

 

 

Two courses from different disciplines.

 

6

Social/Behavioral Sciences (6 credits)

 

 

Two courses from different disciplines.

 

6

Physical/Biological Sciences (8 credits)

 

 

BIO 181

Unity of Life I: Life of the Cell

4

BIO 182

Unity of Life: Multi-cellular Organisms

4

OR

 

 

CHM 151

General Chemistry I

5

CHM 152

General Chemistry II

5

OR

 

 

PHY 161

University Physics I

4

PHY 262

University Physics II

4

General Education Options

 

0-6

Any AGEC coursework above calculus and/or science from the following content areas to complete 35 credit hours: Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Physical Geography, Physics, or Zoology. 

Special Requirements

Must be met within the General Education requirements by a minimum of 2 courses.

Intensive Writing/Critical Inquiry

"W"

Ethnic/Race/Gender Awareness

"E"

Contemporary Global/International Awareness or Historical Awareness

"C"