2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Aug 14, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook

Philosophy, A.A./A.S.


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Major in Tennessee Transfer Pathway with Emphasis in Philosophy (A.A., A.S.)

Sample Academic Plan - Total Credit Hours: 60


Program Requirements - Students may be required to take additional Learning Support courses.  Courses cannot be used more than once to satisfy program requirements.  A. A. degrees require Foreign Language sequence.

General Education Requirements (Only When Option Noted Above)


1History Requirement - Select from HIST 2010 , HIST 2020 HIST 2030 , HIST 2310 , HIST 2320 .

2Humanities/Fine Arts Requirement - Select from ART 1035 , ART 2000 , ART 2020 , ENGL 2160 , ENGL 2860 , HUM 1010 HUM 1020 MUS 1030 PHIL 1030 PHIL 1040 PHIL 2200 THEA 1030 . Literature Options: ENGL 2055 , ENGL 2130 , ENGL 2235 , ENGL 2310 , ENGL 2320 .

3Mathematics Requirement - Select from MATH 1010 MATH 1130 MATH 1530 MATH 1630 MATH 1710 MATH 1720 MATH 1730 , MATH 1830 MATH 1910 .

4Natural Sciences Requirement - Select from ASTR 1030 BIOL 1010 , BIOL 1020 , BIOL 1080  (must pair with non-biology course except for BIOL 2010  or BIOL 2020 ), BIOL 1110 BIOL 1120 BIOL 2010 BIOL 2020 CHEM 1110 CHEM 1120 ESCI 1010 ESCI 1020 PHYS 2010 PHYS 2020 PHYS 2110 PHYS 2120 PSCI 1030 .

5Social/Behavioral Science Requirement - Select from ANTH 1230 ANTH 1430 , COMM 1010 , ECON 2100 ECON 2200 GEOG 2010 PHED 2120 POLS 1010 POLS 1030 POLS 2025 POLS 2035 PSYC 1030 PSYC 2130 SOCI 1010 SOCI 1040 SOCI 2010 .

Note(s):


*Completion of two semesters of the same foreign language at the 1000 level is the requirement for the A.A. degree.  Students who plan to transfer to ETSU, UT Martin or University of Memphis will need to complete two more semesters of the same foreign language at the 2000 level for the Bachelor of Arts degree.

**Students who plan to transfer to ETSU should take MATH 1530  to fulfill the General Education math requirement.

*** Choose from the following Philosophy electives:  PHIL 1030 Introduction to Philosophy  (recommended), PHIL 1033 Introduction to Logic and Critical Thinking , PHIL 1040 Introduction to Ethics  (recommended), PHIL 2035 Aesthetics , PHIL 2200 Introduction to World Religions , or any TN eCampus PHIL course.

Check www.tntransferpathway.org to see which four-year institutions offer this TTP major.  Students should meet with their assigned advisor to determine courses required for the university chosen.

Students and advisors should run a degree audit from myChargerNet each semester to confirm classes are applicable to the program of study.

For more information contact:
Dr. Erin Kealey at ekealey@columbiastate.edu or 931.540.2760
Humanities & Social Sciences Division office at 931.540.2780

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