Jun 29, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
2021-2022 Catalog & Student Handbook

Political Science (A.A.) TTP


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Social Sciences
Associate of Arts Degree

GENERAL EDUCATION (41 credit hours)


Humanities/Fine Arts (9 credit hours)


At least one course (three credit hours) must be in Literature.

Mathematics (3 credit hours)


History (6 credit hours)


Natural Science (8 credit hours)


BIOL 1010 - Introduction to Biology  cannot be paired with BIOL 1110  or BIOL 1120  to meet the General Education science requirement. 

Additionally, CHEM 1010 - Introduction to Chemistry  cannot be paired with CHEM 1110   or CHEM 1120   to meet the General Education science requirement. 

(Unless otherwise noted, a sequence is not required.)  

AREA OF EMPHASIS REQUIREMENTS (19 credit hours)


(6 hours of foreign language included in the 19 total)

Semester Hours Credit: 60*


*All political science majors who are required to take Learning Support must also complete MSCC 1300 - First-Year Experience .

 

NOTES FOR TRANSFERRING STUDENTS:

Students should confer with their advisor or a representative of the university to which they intend to transfer to determine the recommended history courses. Students who intend to transfer to UTK should take 6 credit hours of a non-U.S. History sequence to fulfill the history requirements. UTC requires that one of the History courses be U.S. History.

 

Recommended Full-Time Schedule (Fall or Spring Start)


The following is a recommended full-time schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites, and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

GPS (Graduation Planning System), along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the GPS audit, which is accessible through MyMotlow.

Semester One (15 credit hours)


Semester Two (13 credit hours)


Semester Three (16 credit hours)


Semester Four (16 credit hours)


  • Elective 3 sem hrs cr
  • Foreign Language 3 sem hrs cr
  • Humanities/Fine Arts 3 sem hrs cr
  • Natural Science 4 sem hrs cr
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences 3 sem hrs cr

 

Recommended Part-Time Schedule (Fall and Spring Start)


The following is a recommended part-time schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites, and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

GPS (Graduation Planning System), along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the GPS audit, which is accessible through MyMotlow.

Semester One (6 credit hours)


Semester Two (6 credit hours)


Semester Three (6 credit hours)


Semester Four (6 credit hours)


  • Foreign Language 3 sem hrs cr
  • History Sequence 3 sem hrs cr

Semester Five (6 credit hours)


  • Elective 3 sem hrs cr
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences 3 sem hrs cr

Semester Six (6 credit hours)


Semester Seven (7 credit hours)


  • History Sequence 3 sem hrs cr
  • Natural Science 4 sem hrs cr

Semester Eight (6 credit hours)


Semester Nine (7 credit hours)


Semester Ten (4 credit hours)


  • Elective 1 sem hr cr
  • Literature 3 sem hrs cr

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