Associate of Applied Science General Education and Additional College Requirements

General Education 

General Education for AAS 1
Communications3
Business Speech Communications
Workplace Communications
Fundamentals of Speech Communications
Introduction to Group Communication
Communication Disabilities and Film 2
Composition I
Composition II
Technical Communications I
Technical Communications II
Composition I for International Students
Composition II For International Students
Intro to Creative Writing: Fiction and Poetry
Writing Poetry
Writing Fiction
Introduction to Screenwriting
Introduction to the Short Story
Introduction to the Novel
Introduction to Drama
Intro to Poetry
Educational, Career, and Personal Development
College Reading Strategies
Television Production I
Television Production II
English3
Business English
Business Letters and Reports
Composition I
Composition II
Technical Communications I
Technical Communications II
Composition I for International Students
Composition II For International Students
Vocabulary and Meaning
Human Relations 6[3]
Workplace Readiness
Orientation to Dental Assisting 3
Dental/Head and Neck Anatomy 3
Supervised Clinical I 3
Educational, Career, and Personal Development
Supervision
Principles of Management
Leadership and Human Relations
Organizational Behavior
Psychology of Personal and Social Adjustment
Fine Arts/Humanities/Social Science3
Select a course in one of the three areas below:
Fine Arts
Visual Foundations
Drawing I
Introduction to Printmaking
Introduction to Digital Photography
Art Appreciation
Survey of Art History I
Survey of Art History II
Survey of African, Oceanic, & Native American Art
Introduction to Contemporary Art
Women in Art
Dance Appreciation 2
Modern Dance, Beginning
Modern Dance, Beginning/Intermediate
Film Analysis and Interpretation
Intro to Creative Writing: Fiction and Poetry
Writing Poetry
Writing Fiction
Introduction to Screenwriting
Writing Creative Non-Fiction
Introduction to the Short Story
Introduction to the Novel
Introduction to Children's Literature
Introduction to Drama
Intro to Poetry
Introduction to Language
Introduction to Language and Literary Expression
Multicultural Literature
Writing About Literature
Introduction to Humanities I
Introduction to Humanities II
Music Fundamentals
Music Appreciation
Survey of Jazz
History of Rock Music
Introduction to Music History I
Introduction to Music History II
Introduction to the Philosophy of the Arts
Introduction to Acting I
Introduction to Acting II
Theater Workshop: Acting III
Theater: a Cultural Context 2
Acting for the Camera
Theater Experience and Travel
Humanities
History of the Built Environment 2
American Sign Language I
American Sign Language II
American Sign Language III
American Sign Language IV
Or any AM course 100-level or above
Introduction to Digital Photography
Or any ART course 100-level or above
Ancient and Medieval Cultures
The Modern World
American Experiences and Constitutional Change 4
Novels Into Film
Intro to Creative Writing: Fiction and Poetry
Writing Poetry
Writing Fiction
Writing Creative Non-Fiction
World Literature I
World Literature II
Introduction to Children's Literature
Introduction to Women and Literature
Contemporary Literature
Introduction to Language
Introduction to Language and Literary Expression
Multicultural Literature
Writing About Literature
Or any ENG course 100-level or above (except ENG 101, ENG 102, ENG 107, ENG 108, ENG 112D, ENG 113, ENG 114)
First Year French I
First Year French II
Second Year French I
Second Year French II
Or any Foreign Language course 100-level or above (Including American Sign Language)
Survey of Chinese Culture
Or any HUM course 100-level or above
First Year Italian I
First Year Italian II
Second Year Italian I
Second Year Italian II
Introduction to the Philosophy of the Arts
Introduction to Ancient Philosophy
Contemporary Moral Issues
Introduction to Modern Philosophy
Or any PHIL course 100-level or above
First Year Spanish I
First Year Spanish II
Second Year Spanish I
Second Year Spanish II
European Civilization to 1648
European Civilization since 1648
World History I 2
World History II 2
Introduction to Latin American History & Culture I 2
Introduction to the American Civil War
Music Appreciation
History of Rock Music
Introduction to Music History I
Introduction to Music History II
Introduction to Theater
Theater Practicum
Children's Theater
Social Science
ANTH: Any ANTH course except ANTH 102 or ANTH 110L
Ancient and Medieval Cultures
The Modern World
American Experiences and Constitutional Change 4
CRJ: Any CRJ course 100-level or above
ECON: Any ECON course 100-level or above
Introduction to Elementary Education
Introduction to Secondary Education
Introduction to Special Education 2
GEOG: Any GEOG course 100-level or above
Lifespan Human Development
Introduction to Families
History of Sexuality in the United States
Or any HIST course 100-level or above
Critical Analysis of Mass Media
PSC: Any PSC course 100-level or above
Psychology of Personal and Social Adjustment
Or any PSY course 100-level or above
SOC: Any SOC course 100-level or above
Introduction to Women's Studies 2
Introduction to Feminist Theory 2
The American Women's Movement 2
Mathematics 6[3]
Applied Business Math
Business Machines
The Business Chef
Principles of Statistics I
Principles of Statistics II
Math for Technicians
Or any Math 100 level or above
Introduction to Statistical Methods
Introduction to Statistics
Science 6[3]
Introduction to Physical Anthropology
Physical Anthropology Laboratory
AST: any AST course 100-level or above
BIOL: Any BIOL course 100-level or above
General Chemistry II
Or any CHEM course 100-level or above
Introduction to Environmental Science
Or any ENV course 100-level or above
Physical Geography of Earth's Environment
and Physical Geography Lab
GEOL: any GEOL course 100-level or above
Kinesiology for Massage and Fitness Professionals
Kinesiology for Massage and Fitness Professionals
Metallurgy I
Human Nutrition
Principles of Nutrition
PHYS: any PHYS course 100-level or above
Core and/or Emphasis Requirements 542-51

Additional College Requirements  

Associate of Applied Science Additional College Requirements[9]
GE units24
Diversity3
Human Relations3
U.S. and Nevada Constitutions3
Degree, Emphasis and Elective units will vary for your chosen AAS degree.27
Total Units60

Diversity 

Diversity Course List
AAD/HUM 201History of the Built Environment3
ANTH 201Peoples and Cultures of the World3
ANTH/SOC 205Ethnic Groups in Contemporary Societies3
ANTH 208Fundamentals of Cultural Diversity3
ANTH 229Fundamentals of Applied Anthropology3
ART 263Survey of African, Oceanic, & Native American Art3
ART 270Women in Art3
COM 285Communication Disabilities and Film3
DAN 101Dance Appreciation3
EDU 203Introduction to Special Education3
ENG 231World Literature I3
ENG 232World Literature II3
ENG 267Introduction to Women and Literature3
ENG 288Multicultural Literature3
ENG 294Intro to Women's History and Literature in the Us3
ENT 220International Women's Entrepreneurship3
GEOG 200World Regional Geography3
HDFS 232Diversity in Children3
HIST 208World History I3
HIST 209World History II3
HIST 215History of Sexuality in the United States3
HIST 227Introduction to Latin American History & Culture I3
HIST 228Intro to Latin American History and Culture II3
HIST 289Introduction to the History of the Middle East3
HIST 291Intro to Women's History and Literature in the Us3
HIST 294Introduction to African American History II3
HUM/AAD 201History of the Built Environment3
HUM 211Survey of Chinese Culture3
HUM 214Survey of Middle East Culture3
HUM/SPAN 225A Cultural Perspective: Spain...New Mexico3
HUM 260American Indian Literature and Culture3
LGM 202International Logistics Management3
NRES 211Conservation, Humans and Biodiversity3
NURS 212Cultural Aspects of Nursing Care3
NUTR 253Cultural Considerations in Nutrition and Health Care3
PHIL 210World Religions3
PHIL 245Contemporary Moral Issues3
PSY/SOC 276Aging in Modern American Society3
SOC/ANTH 205Ethnic Groups in Contemporary Societies3
SOC/PSY 276Aging in Modern American Society3
SPAN 221Iberia and Its Cultures3
SPAN 222Hispanic-America and Its Culture3
SPAN/HUM 225A Cultural Perspective: Spain...New Mexico3
THTR 210Theater: a Cultural Context3
WMST 101Introduction to Women's Studies3
WMST 250Introduction to Feminist Theory3
WMST 255The American Women's Movement3

U.S. and Nevada Constitutions  

CH 203American Experiences and Constitutional Change3
HIST 111Survey of U.S. Constitutional History3
PHIL 207CIntroduction to Social and Political Philosophy3
PSC 101Introduction to American Politics3
HIST 101
HIST 102
US History to 1877
and U. S. History since 1877
6
HIST 101
HIST 217
US History to 1877
and Nevada History
6
HIST 101
PSC 100
US History to 1877
and Nevada Constitution
4
HIST 101
PSC 208
US History to 1877
and Survey of State and Local Government
6
1

Any course that satisfies a general education requirement for the Associate of Arts or Associate of Science may also satisfy a general education requirement for an Associate of Applied Science degree.

2

Course also satisfies Diversity.

3

Only accepted program students may take the DA options.

4

Course also satisfies U.S. and/or Nevada Constitutions.

5

Please consult the appropriate program for course requirements.

6

May be identified as content included in other required courses for an Associate of Applied Science.

Certificate of Achievement

The certificate of achievement is a stackable credential within the Associate of Applied Science degree.

Communications3
Human Relations3
Mathematics3
Core Requirements21
Total Units30