|NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog|
|Psychology Specialization||AL, AN, LO, MA, WO|
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Purpose: The Psychology specialization is designed for students who plan to transfer to a college or university for a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology.
Total credits for A.A. Degree in Liberal Arts with a Specialization in Psychology = 62 cr.
Electives must be chosen carefully and after investigation of transfer requirements of the institution to which transfer is contemplated.
1 Any higher mathematics course with computer may be substituted, see transfer requirements.
2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. Plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 Students completing the A.A. in Liberal Arts must demonstrate intermediate college-level (201-202) proficiency in a language other than English. The 201-202 courses require a prerequisite proficiency equivalent to the 101-102 sequence in the language. Placement testing determines initial foreign language level. Students completing 101-102 foreign language may use those credits to meet general elective requirements. Waivers or credit by exam (through CLEP) for previous experience is available for some languages. Students whose native language is not English may substitute general electives for foreign language upon the approval of the advising division chair.
4 HIS 101-102 are recommended. Other social science courses may be substituted depending on the requirements of transfer institutions.
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