2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English A.A. Degree

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Tennessee Transfer Pathways TBR Community Colleges to Tennessee Public Universities
Community College Area of Emphasis: English A.A. Degree

General Education Requirements

Communication - 9 Credits

Humanities and/or Fine Arts - 9 Credits

(at least one course in literature)

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 6 Credits

History - 6 Credits

Natural Sciences - 8 Credits

Mathematics - 3 Credits

General Education Total - 41 Credits

Area of Emphasis Requirements

English - 6 Credits

Foreign Language - 12 Credits

(Two-year sequence in a single foreign language through the intermediate level or the equivalent; at this time, the only option at NSCC is Spanish. SPAN 1010  and SPAN 1020  are offered as on-ground or online NSCC classes every semester. SPAN 2010  is offered in the fall and SPAN 2020  is offered in the spring on ground with sufficient enrollment to run the course. Students may also complete SPAN 2010 and SPAN 2020 via TN eCampus in most semesters or by using the Reverse Transfer Process through TBR.)

General Electives - 1 Credit

Area of Emphasis Total - 20 Credits

Total - 61 Credits


* This course is part of the general education core.

** NSCC course is  COMM 2045 - Public Speaking*  3 Credits


Additional course requirements: The Tennessee Board of Regents requires that students either demonstrate the appropriate skill levels in math, reading, and/or writing before enrolling in college-level courses or enroll in appropriate co-requisite experiences with college-level courses to develop competency in those skills while performing college-level work. ACT/SAT scores, ACCUPLACER test scores, COMPASS test scores, or other relevant information determine whether a student needs to enroll in co-requisite courses in math, reading, and/or writing (English).


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