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Catalog 2023-2024

DWD-AA: Liberal Arts-Spanish (2 Years)


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Associate of Arts Degree

(DWD-AA-SPAN) 

 

The Spanish Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement is designed for the student who is planning to transfer to UNC or other Colorado college or university that offers this program within the minimum number of credits designated by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education.  Please Note: The degree tracks in Spanish for the Professional and Spanish with Secondary Teaching Licensure have different requirements and are not included in this agreement.

Courses with a 3-character bracketed code (for example, “English Composition I [CO1]”), in which a student earns the final grade of “C” or better are guaranteed to transfer to every public Colorado college or university. 

  • Courses within any Degree with Designation must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.
  • Courses older than 10 years cannot count towards any Degree with Designation.
  • Course substitutions and/or waivers are not permitted for any Degree with Designation.

Please view the Colorado Department of Higher Education web site for participating institutions and any additional degree requirement details (CDHE Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements/Degrees with Designation). Students should contact receiving institution for course transferability or additional requirements when selecting courses.

Not all out-of-state transfer work is guaranteed to transfer to a Colorado 4-year school, even if accepted towards your degree at Aims CC, as all institutions conduct their own review of transfer courses. It is the student’s responsibility to work with the 4-year school to determine which courses will transfer.  If any credits do not transfer, it could mean that more than 60 credits will be required to complete the 4-year degree.

Degree Requirements for the Spanish Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement: 

General Education Requirements


(Written) Communication:


Total (Written) Communication Credits: 6


Mathematics:


One GT Pathways Mathematics course (GT-MA1), prefer MAT 1240 Mathematics for Liberal Arts

Total Mathematics Credits: 3


Arts & Humanities:


One GT Pathways Arts & Humanities courses ( GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4)

Total Arts & Humanities Credits: 9


History:


History of Latin America, or another GT Pathways History course (GT-HI1) focusing on the Spanish-speaking world (non-U.S.), or another GT Pathways non-U.S. History course.

Total History Credits: 3


Social & Behavioral Sciences:


Two GT Pathways Social & Behavioral Sciences courses (GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3)

GT-SS3 (Human Behavior, Culture, or Social Frameworks)


Total Social & Behavioral Sciences Credits: 6


Natural & Physical Sciences:


Two GT Pathways Natural & Physical Sciences courses (GT-SC1; GTSC2); one of these courses must have the required laboratory (GTSC1)

GT-SC1 (Natural & Physical Sciences w/Req Lab)


Note:


In order to receive General Education credit for Integrated Science courses, students must complete both SCI 1055 and SCI 1056. Successful completion of both, will satisfy all General Education requirements in the Physical and Life Sciences category for the A.A. degree.

Total Natural & Physical Sciences Credits: 7


Additional Required Courses:


Total Additional Required Courses Credits: 13


Electives


Students must take an additional 13 credits of Approved Degree Electives  . Electives may be chosen from the General Education curriculum, other Arts and Science courses, and specific Career and Technical courses. A maximum of 3 credits of Physical Education courses are allowed in the A.A. degree electives. Suggested courses: 2000-level Spanish courses; courses outside the Spanish department with content related to the Spanish-speaking world. 

Total Electives Credits: 13


Total Credits for A.A. Degree: 60


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