Oct 25, 2020  
West Shore Community College Catalog 2020-2021 
West Shore Community College Catalog 2020-2021

Arts & Humanities, AA

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This is an example of how a student can use the electives of the Associate of Arts degree to take courses of interest in Arts and Humanities. The degree awarded would be an Associate of Arts.

Students must earn a minimum of 60 credit hours and have an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher in order to earn a degree.

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation. Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore. Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Program of Study

Semester 1

Total: 13 Credit Hrs | 13 Contact Hrs

Total: 17 Credit Hrs | 18 Contact Hrs

Semester 3

Total: 15 Credit Hrs | 15 Contact Hrs

Total: 16 Credit Hrs | 17 Contact Hrs

Degree Total: 61 Credit Hrs | 63 Contact Hrs

* In completing a degree in the humanities, students are encouraged to take a sampling of courses in order to identify their preferred area of specialization. Recommended courses include art survey or history, applied or studio course in the arts, foreign language (levels 1 and 2), literature, western civilization or other history, and philosophy. Students should meet with an academic advisor to determine which courses will transfer to the college or university of their choice. The terms of the Michigan Transfer Agreement have been embedded in all AA and AS programs.

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