English (SB 1440)

Student Transfer Achievement Reform (STAR) Act (SB1440)

Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01406)

Designed to develop language skills for reading and writing. The study and analysis of literature provide contact with exemplary works of various cultures, genres, and historical periods. Writing courses develop the skills for effective written communication across a range of genres. This degree satisfies the requirements of the STAR Act for transfer to the CSU system.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Analyze arguments concerning historical and contemporary issues and evaluate validity in written and oral discourse.
Required Core
ENGL 220INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE3
ENGL 116CRITICAL THINKING AND ARGUMENT4
List A
Select two of the following:6
WORLD LITERATURE I
WORLD LITERATURE II
ENGLISH LITERATURE I
ENGLISH LITERATURE II
AMERICAN LITERATURE I
AMERICAN LITERATURE II
List B
Select one of the following or any course from List A not already used:3
AMERICAN LITERATURE I
AMERICAN LITERATURE II
ENGLISH LITERATURE I
ENGLISH LITERATURE II
WORLD LITERATURE I
WORLD LITERATURE II
CREATIVE WRITING I
List C
Select one of the following or any course from List A or B not already used:3-5
CREATIVE WRITING I
ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION I
ADVANCED CREATIVE WRITING: POETRY I
AMERICAN LITERATURE I
AMERICAN LITERATURE II
ENGLISH LITERATURE I
ENGLISH LITERATURE II
WORLD LITERATURE I
WORLD LITERATURE II
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE I
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE II
MANDARIN CHINESE I
MANDARIN CHINESE II
ELEMENTARY FILIPINO I
ELEMENTARY FILIPINO II
INTERMEDIATE TAGALOG I
ELEMENTARY FRENCH I
ELEMENTARY FRENCH II
INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II
ELEMENTARY ITALIAN I
ELEMENTARY ITALIAN II
INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN I
INTERMEDIATE ITALIAN II
BEGINNING JAPANESE I
INTRODUCTORY ELEMENTARY JAPANESE
CONTINUATION OF ELEMENTARY JAPANESE
BEGINNING JAPANESE II
INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE I
INTERMEDIATE JAPANESE II
ELEMENTARY PORTUGUESE I
ELEMENTARY PORTUGUESE II
ELEMENTARY SPANISH I
INTRODUCTION TO ELEMENTARY SPANISH
CONTINUATION OF ELEMENTARY SPANISH
ELEMENTARY SPANISH II
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
SPANISH FOR BILINGUALS I
SPANISH FOR BILINGUALS II
INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE FOR BILINGUALS
INTERMEDIATE CONVERSATION AND WRITING ON SPANISH CULTURE
INTERMEDIATE CONVERSATION AND WRITING ON LATIN AMERICAN CULTURE
INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATRE
Total Units19-21
*

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.