Tompkins Cortland Community College

Catalog 2017-18

Program Requirements

Liberal Arts and Sciences-Adolescence Education: Associate in Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Liberal Arts Elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

PSYC103, Introduction to Psychology, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SOCI101, Introduction to Sociology, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
HSTY101, Development of the Western Tradition I Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY102, Development of the Western Tradition II Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

SUNY GEN ED Math Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
The course chosen to fulfill this elective must be MATH 120 or higher.

MATH 120, College Algebra, 4 cr.
MATH 122, Technical Mathematics, 3 cr.
MATH 138, Precalculus Mathematics, 4 cr.
MATH 200, Statistics, 3 cr.
MATH 201, Calculus I, 4 cr.
MATH 202, Calculus II, 4 cr.
MATH 203, Calculus III, 4 cr.
MATH 206, Differential Equations, 4 cr.
MATH 216, Discrete Mathematics, 4 cr.
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Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

PSYC207, Adolescent Psychology, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
HSTY201, American History to 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY202, American History Since 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

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SUNY GEN ED The Arts Elective
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Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
EDUC201, Introduction to Education, 3 cr.
EDUC 201 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL102, Approaches to Literature, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Foreign Language Electives
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
A two-course sequence in the same language is required.

Arabic Sequence
ARAB101, Arabic I, 3 cr.
ARAB102, Arabic II, 3 cr.

Chinese Sequence
CHIN101, Mandarin Chinese I, 3 cr.
CHIN102, Mandarin Chinese II, 3 cr.

Elementary French Sequence
FREN101, French I, 3 cr.
FREN102, French II, 3 cr.

Intermediate French Sequence
FREN201, Intermediate French I, 3 cr.
FREN201, Intermediate French I, 3 cr.

German Sequence
GERM101, Beginning German I, 3 cr.
GERM102, Beginning German II, 3 cr.

Italian Sequence
ITAL101, Italian I, 3 cr.
ITAL102, Italian II, 3 cr.

Russian Sequence
RUSN101, Russian I, 3 cr.
RUSN102, Russian II, 3 cr.

Elementary Spanish Sequence
SPAN101, Beginning Spanish I, 4 cr.
SPAN102, Beginning Spanish II, 3 cr.

Intermediate Spanish Sequence
SPAN201, Intermediate Spanish I, 3 cr.
SPAN202, Intermediate Spanish II, 3 cr.
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SUNY GEN ED Natural Science Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
ASTR 101, Introductory Astronomy, 3 cr.
BIOL 100, Human Biology, 3 cr.
BIOL 101, Principles of Biology I, 3 cr.
BIOL 102, Principles of Biology II, 3 cr.
BIOL 104, General Biology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 105, General Biology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 112, Essentials of Medical Microbiology, 3 cr.
BIOL 114, Essentials of Nutrition, 3 cr.
BIOL 115, Field Natural History, 3 cr.
BIOL 116, Tropical Field Natural History, 4 cr.
BIOL 131, Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 132, Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 201, Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 202, Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 211, Ecology, 4 cr.
BIOL 216, General Microbiology, 4 cr.
CHEM 101, Principles of Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 102, Principles of Chemistry II, 4 cr.
CHEM 107, General Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 108, General Chemistry II, 4 cr.
CHEM 205, Organic Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 206, Organic Chemistry II, 4 cr.
ENVS 101, Introduction to Environmental Science, 3 cr.
ENVS 102, Technology and the Environment, 3 cr.
ENVS 116, Soil Science, 3 cr.
ENVS 141, Agroecology, 3 cr.
ENVS 202, Integrated Pest Management, 3 cr.
GEOL 101, Introductory Geology, 3 cr.
METR 101, Introductory Meteorology, 3 cr.
PHSC 104, General Physics I, 4 cr.
PHSC 105, General Physics II, 4 cr.
PHSC 211, Physics I (Mechanics and Heat), 4 cr.
PHSC 212, Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism), 4 cr.
PHSC 213, Physics III (Waves, Optics and Modern Physics), 4 cr.
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Spring Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
EDUC295, Foundations of Education, 3 cr.
EDUC 295 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Foreign Language Electives
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
A two-course sequence in the same language is required.

Arabic Sequence
ARAB101, Arabic I, 3 cr.
ARAB102, Arabic II, 3 cr.

Chinese Sequence
CHIN101, Mandarin Chinese I, 3 cr.
CHIN102, Mandarin Chinese II, 3 cr.

Elementary French Sequence
FREN101, French I, 3 cr.
FREN102, French II, 3 cr.

Intermediate French Sequence
FREN201, Intermediate French I, 3 cr.
FREN201, Intermediate French I, 3 cr.

German Sequence
GERM101, Beginning German I, 3 cr.
GERM102, Beginning German II, 3 cr.

Italian Sequence
ITAL101, Italian I, 3 cr.
ITAL102, Italian II, 3 cr.

Russian Sequence
RUSN101, Russian I, 3 cr.
RUSN102, Russian II, 3 cr.

Elementary Spanish Sequence
SPAN101, Beginning Spanish I, 4 cr.
SPAN102, Beginning Spanish II, 3 cr.

Intermediate Spanish Sequence
SPAN201, Intermediate Spanish I, 3 cr.
SPAN202, Intermediate Spanish II, 3 cr.
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Liberal Arts & Sciences Concentration
Select a minimum of 9 credits from the courses listed below:
Teacher Education majors must complete a concentration in a Liberal Arts & Sciences discipline. Specific courses should be chosen in consultation with the student's advisor based on the intended transfer institution/program.

ANTH@
ARAB@
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I, 3 cr.
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II, 3 cr.
ART 104, History of Photography and Video, 3 cr.
ASTR@
BIOL@
CHEM@
CHIN@
COMM 101, Mass Media, 3 cr.
COMM 225, Communication Law and Ethics, 3 cr.
CRJU 104, Introduction to Corrections, 3 cr.
CRJU 105, Introduction to Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CRJU 217, Ethics in Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CSCI 160, Computer Science I, 3 cr.
CSCI 165, Computer Science II, 3 cr.
CSCI 205, Computer Science III-Data Structures, 3 cr.
ECON@
ENGL@
ENVS@
ESL 101, English as a Second Language I, 8 cr.
ESL 103, English as a Second Language II, 8 cr.
ESL 120, Writing and Grammar III, 4 cr.
ESL 121, Reading & Vocabulary III, 4 cr.
FREN@
GEOG@
GEOL@
GERM@
HSTY@
HUMN@
ITAL@
MATH@
METR@
MUSI 101, Music Appreciation, 3 cr.
MUSI 108, Music Theory I, 3 cr.
MUSI 109, Music Theory II, 3 cr.
PHIL@
PHSC@
POSC@
PSYC@
RECR 150, Play Across Cultures, 3 cr.
RUSN@
SOCE@
SOCI@
SPAN@
WGST@
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SUNY General Education & Tompkins Cortland Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.

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