The Behavioral Sciences focus on the understanding of human beings, their actions and interactions, decision making processes, communication strategies, and the methods of inquiry used in the field. The A.A. in University Studies, Behavioral Sciences emphasis is a good option for students wishing to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a baccalaureate degree in anthropology, psychology, social work, and sociology.

Program Learning Outcomes

For University Studies Degree Learning Outcomes, see page 22.

Complete the following 19-21 units
  • ANTH 2 Cultural Anthropology (3)
Choose one of the following
  • BIOL 1 Principles of Biology (4)
  • BIOL 5 Introduction to Human Biology (3)
  • BIOL 10 General Biology (3)
  • PHY 1 Physiology (5)
  • ECE 1 Human Development (3)
  • MATH 14 Introduction to Statistics (4)
  • PSYC 1A General Psychology (3)
  • SOC 1 Introduction to Sociology (3)

For reference only as of 2019/2020

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