Asian-American Studies: Associate in Arts

Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01202)

The associate in arts degree is designed to emphasize history from an Asian-American perspective, the development and role of Asian-American culture today, and the Asian American in the political system.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Student will be able to identify and conduct comparative analyses of major historiographic perspectives, concepts, issues, historic relationships, contributions, and paradigms that impact Asian American identity and culture.

Asian-American History (ASIA 112, ASIA 113) fulfills the American Institutions requirement at SDSU and most other campuses of the California State Universities and college system.

Program Requirements
ASIA/HIST 112ASIAN-AMERICAN HISTORY I3
ASIA/HIST 113ASIAN-AMERICAN HISTORY II3
HIST 106WORLD HISTORY I3
HIST 107WORLD HISTORY II3
ASIA/SOC 115FILIPINO-AMERICAN CULTURE3
Foreign Language
Select 6-10 units of Foreign Language6-10
Total Units21-25
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Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses specific to the transfer institution of choice. University requirements vary from institution to institution and are subject to change. Therefore, it is important to verify transfer major preparation and general education requirements through consultation with a counselor in either the Counseling Center or Transfer Center. See catalog Transfer Courses Information section for further information.

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.