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AA in English for Transfer

ENGLISH FOR TRANSFER

ASSOCIATE IN ARTS
DIVISION OF COMMUNICATIONS & LANGUAGES

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Associate Degree for Transfer. A Degree with a guarantee.

The Associate in Arts in English for Transfer (AA-T) Degree is designed to provide foundation studies in English (or similar majors) for those interested in working toward a Bachelor’s  Degree in English (or similar majors) from a four-year college or university. The degree program is also relevant for those interested in developing critical thinking, interpretive reading, analytical   and research writing, and presentation skills to apply to broader educational and professional goals.

In addition to the courses listed in the curriculum tab, the following additional requirements must be met for completion of the AA-T Degree in English (and similar majors):

  1. Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units.
  2. Achievement of a minimum GPA of at least 0 in all CSU- transferable coursework. (Students should consult with a counselor for more information).
  3. Completion of the 5-19.5 semester units in the major with a grade of “C” or better or a “P” if the course is taken on a pass-no pass basis.
  4. Certified completion of the California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE) pattern; OR the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) patter.

Students are advised to check with the Counseling Department or Transfer Center for the courses accepted into the English (or similar majors) at the CSU where they seek transfer.

Major Advising Sheet: English for Transfer 18-19

Required Courses
ENGL 201 or
ENGL 201H
*Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking
*Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking Honors
3.5
3.5
LIT 102 or
LIT 102H
*Approaches to Literature
*Approaches to Literature Honors
3
3
List A: Choose two courses from the following list (6 units)
LIT 112A or
LIT 112AH
*American Literature
*American Literature Honors
3
3
LIT 112B or
LIT 112BH
*American Literature
*American Literature Honors
3
3
LIT 144A World Literature 3
LIT 144B World Literature 3
LIT 146A or
LIT 146AH
British Literature
*British Literature Honors
3
3
LIT 146B or
LIT 146BH
British Literature
*British Literature Honors
3
3
List B: Choose one course from List A (above) not used or choose one course from List B (below) (3 units)
LIT 141 Introduction to Poetry 3
LIT 117 or
LIT 117H
Mexican Literature in Translation
*Mexican Literature in Translation Honors
3
3
ENGL 127 or
ENGL 127H
*Language Structure and Language Use: Introduction to Linguistics
*Language Structure and Language Use: Introduction to Linguistics Honors
3
3
ENGL 131 *Creative Writing 3
List C: Choose any course from List A or B not used above or any of the following courses (3-4 units)
ENGL 125 *Grammar and Usage 3
ENGL 126 Languages of the World 3
LIT 114 or
LIT 114H
Children’s and Adolescent Literature
*Children’s and Adolescent Literature Honors
3
3
LIT 130 or
LIT 130H
*Women in Literature
*Women in Literature Honors
3
3
LIT 140 or
LIT 140H
*Introduction to the Novel
*Introduction to the Novel Honors
3
3
LIT 142 or
LIT 142H
*Introduction to Shakespear
*Introduction to Shakespeare Honors
3
3
LIT 145 or
LIT 145H
*Introduction to the Short Story
*Introduction to the Short Story Honors
3
3
LIT 147 *Cinema as Literature 3
LIT 148 Introduction to Dramatic Literature 3
LIT 149 Introduction to Chicana/Chicano Literature 3
LIT 299 Directed Study: Literature 3
FR 201 *French III 4
FR 202 *French IV 4
FR 299 Directed Study: French 4
SPAN 201 or
SPAN 201H
*Spanish III
*Spanish III Honors
4
SPAN 202 *Spanish IV 4
SPAN 299 Directed Study: Spanish 3
JOUR 120 Communications Reporting and Writing 3
SPCH 130 Oral Interpretation 3
HUM 110 Survey of Humanities 3
HUM 111 Survey of Humanities 3
PHY 211 *Physics for Scientists and Engineers 3
PHY 211 *Physics for Scientists and Engineers 3
PHY 211 *Physics for Scientists and Engineers 3

Required Subtotal: 18.5 – 19.5

CSU GE or IGETC Pattern: Units Vary
Transferable Electives (as needed to reach 60 transferable units)

Units Required: 60
*Prerequisite