Tyler Junior College

Government

Government (AA)

Associate of Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications Core (6 hrs)

ENGL 1301 Composition I
Select 1 Communications Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Mathematics Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Mathematics Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Life and Physical Sciences Core (6 hrs)

Select 2 Life and Physical Sciences Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Language, Philosophy and Culture Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Creative Arts Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

American History Core (6 hrs)

HIST 1301 United States History I
Select 1 American History Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Government/Political Science Core (6 hrs)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Component Area Option Core (6 hrs)

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework
Select 1 Component Area Option Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Major in Government

GOVT 2304 Introduction to Political Science
GOVT 2311 Mexican-American Politics
GEOG 1303 World Regional Geography
Select 2:
HIST 2312 Western Civilization I OR
    HIST 2323 Eastern Civilizations OR
    HIST 2381 African-American History OR
    ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics OR
    HUMA 1301 Introduction to the Humanities I OR
    HUMA 1302 Introduction to the Humanities II OR
    HUMA 2319 American Minority Studies OR
    PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy OR
    PHIL 1304 Introduction to World Religions OR
    PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics OR
    SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology OR
    SOCI 2319 Minority Studies OR
    COMM 1307 Introduction to Mass Communication
    Select any number of elective hours needed to bring the total semester hours to no fewer than 60.

∆Classes chosen in major must be different from courses used for Core requirements.

*MATH 1324 & 1342 recommended.


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Government Contact Information

Geoffrey Willbanks
Department Chair
Office: Jenkins 179

Email: gwil1@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2768

Advising contact: 903-510-2425