AALS | Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies

Associate Degree Courses at CalSouthern

The following associate degree courses comprise the curriculum of CalSouthern’s Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies (AALS) program. If you have questions regarding any of these associates degree courses, or about CalSouthern’s AALS program, please contact an Enrollment Advisor today.

English

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Humanities

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Mathematics

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Natural Science

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Social Science

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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