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General

The A.S. in Health Sciences degree general emphasis is a 60-unit program that prepares learners for a wide range of career options in the health sciences field.

Coursework

General Studies Core28 units
English Communication6 units
ENG 105
Composition: Argument and Analysis
3
COMM 105
Public Communication
3
Arts and Humanities6 units
ART 110
Introduction to Art
3
Choose one:
ENG 115
Introduction to Literature
3
PHIL 105
Introduction to Critical Thinking
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences6 units
Choose one:
APSY 105
Introduction to Psychology
3
ECO 203
Principles of Microeconomics
3
Choose one:
HIS 201
U.S. History
3
HIS 202
World Civilizations
3
Physical and Biological Sciences4 units
Choose one:
BIO 235
Human Anatomy
4
BIO 245
Human Physiology
4
CHEM 115
Chemistry for the Health Sciences
4
PHYS 150
Introduction to Astronomy
4
Bible6 units
APBL 100
Old Testament Survey
3
- or -
BIBL 100
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy
3
APBL 105
New Testament Survey
3
- or -
BIBL 230
Introduction to Biblical Literature: Luke/Acts
3
Health Sciences Fundamentals22 units
UC 101
Momentum: Success in the University
3
BIO 225
General Microbiology
4
BIO 235
Human Anatomy
4
BIO 245
Human Physiology
4
CHEM 115
Chemistry for the Health Sciences
4
STAT 280
Applied Statistics
3
Electives10 units
Students may choose from any course in the UC Academic Catalog.
Total60 units
Note: This information is current for the 2014 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.