Alamance Community College
2021 Calendar Year

Associate in Science • Curriculum Plan

  1. Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
    1. English Composition (6 semester hours required)
      1. ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry
      2. ENG-112 Writing and Research in the Disciplines
    2. Humanities/Fine Arts (6 semester hours required)
      1. ART-111 Art Appreciation
      2. ART-114 Art History Survey I
      3. ART-115 Art History Survey II
      4. COM-120 Intro to Interpersonal Communication
      5. COM-231 Public Speaking
      6. DRA-111 Theatre Appreciation
      7. ENG-231 American Literature I
      8. ENG-232 American Literature II
      9. ENG-241 British Literature I
      10. ENG-242 British Literature II
      11. MUS-110 Music Appreciation
      12. MUS-112 Introduction to Jazz
      13. PHI-215 Philosophical Issues
      14. PHI-240 Introduction to Ethics
    3. Social/Behavioral Sciences (6 semester hours required)
      1. ECO-251 Principles of Microeconomics
      2. ECO-252 Principles of Macroeconomics
      3. HIS-111 World Civilizations I
      4. HIS-112 World Civilizations II
      5. HIS-131 American History I
      6. HIS-132 American History II
      7. POL-120 American Government
      8. PSY-150 General Psychology
      9. SOC-210 Introduction to Sociology
    4. Natural Sciences (8 semester hours of sequenced courses required)
      1. BIO-111 General Biology I
      2. BIO-112 General Biology II
      3. CHM-151 General Chemistry I
      4. CHM-152 General Chemistry II
      5. PHY-151 College Physics I
      6. PHY-152 College Physics II
      7. PHY-251 General Physics I
      8. PHY-252 General Physics II
    5. Mathematics (8 semester hours required)
      1. MAT-171 Precalculus Algebra
      2. MAT-172 Precalculus Trigonometry
      3. MAT-263 Brief Calculus
      4. MAT-271 Calculus I
      5. MAT-272 Calculus II
    6. Total Universal General Education Transfer Component: 34 semester hours
  2. Additional General Education Hours - Take additional hours from the UGETC list or from the following general education courses. At least 8 hours must be science, math, or computer courses.
    1. General Education: Science/Math Requirement (8 hours). Choose courses from the UGETC list or from the following courses.
      1. BIO-130 Introductory Zoology
      2. BIO-140 Environmental Biology
      3. BIO-140A Environmental Biology Lab
      4. BIO-140A Environmental Biology Lab
      5. CHM-251 Organic Chemistry I
      6. GEL-111 Geology
      7. PHY-110 Conceptual Physics
      8. PHY-110A Conceptual Physics Lab
      9. MAT-152 Statistical Methods I
      10. MAT-273 Calculus III
    2. Additional General Education Hours (3 hours). Choose a course from the UGETC list or from the following courses.
      1. Computer Science
        1. CIS-110 Introduction to Computers
        2. CIS-115 Introduction to Programming and Logic
      2. English
        1. ENG-114 Professional Research & Reporting
      3. Humanities
        1. COM-110 Introduction to Communication
        2. HUM-115 Critical Thinking
        3. HUM-122 Southern Culture
        4. HUM-130 Myth in Human Culture
        5. HUM-150 American Women's Studies
        6. HUM-160 Introduction to Film
        7. REL-110 World Religions
        8. REL-211 Introduction to Old Testament
        9. REL-212 Introduction to New Testament
        10. SPA-111 Elementary Spanish I
        11. SPA-112 Elementary Spanish II
        12. SPA-211 Intermediate Spanish I
        13. SPA-212 Intermediate Spanish II
      4. Social and Behavioral Sciences
        1. PSY-241 Developmental Psychology
        2. PSY-281 Abnormal Psychology
        3. SOC-213 Sociology of the Family
        4. SOC-220 Social Problems
    3. Total Additional General Education Hours Required: 11 semester hours
  3. Additional Elective Hours - (14 hours required)
    1. Choose from general education courses or the electives listed here.
      1. BIO-155 Nutrition
      2. BIO-168 Anatomy and Physiology I
      3. BIO-169 Anatomy and Physiology II
      4. BIO-250 Genetics
      5. BIO-275 Microbiology
      6. CHM-252 Organic Chemistry II
      7. CSC-151 JAVA Programming
      8. EGR-150 Intro to Engineering
      9. ENG-273 African-American Literature
      10. GIS-111 Introduction to GIS
      11. HEA-110 Personal Health/Wellness
      12. HIS-163 The World Since 1945
      13. HIS-221 African-American History
      14. HIS-236 North Carolina History
      15. HUM-230 Leadership Development
      16. MAT-285 Differential Equations
      17. MUS-131 Chorus I
      18. MUS-132 Chorus II
      19. PED-110 Fit and Well for Life
      20. PED-113 Aerobics I
      21. PED-120 Walking for Fitness
      22. PED-122 Yoga I
      23. PED-123 Yoga II
      24. PED-142 Lifetime Sports
      25. PED-232 Aikido
      26. PED-240 Advanced PE Skills
      27. POL-130 State & Local Government
      28. SOC-242 Sociology of Deviance
      29. SPA-141 Culture and Civilization
      30. SPA-181 Spanish Lab 1
      31. GEL-111 Geology
      32. SPA-221 Spanish Conversation
      33. SPA-231 Reading and Composition
    2. Total Elective Hours Required: 14 semester hours
  4. Academic Transition
    1. ACA-122 College Transfer Success
  5. Total Hours Needed for Associate in Science Degree: 60 semester hours