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History (AA)


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2018-2019 LAVC Catalog.

Complete a minimum of 60 degree applicable semester units consisting of required courses for major, general education and elective courses as needed.  Some major courses may double count for general education.  Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. Download Graduation Petition Form and return the completed form to the Admissions and Records Office early in your last semester of completing the requirements.  Indicate the degree(s) and general education plan(s) you are completing. For the latest degree requirements, please see the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 2 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
HISTORY 1 Introduction to Western Civilization I 3
HISTRORY 2 Introduction to Western Civilization II 3

Choose one of the following sequences (6 units):

Sequence A

Course Course Title UNITS
HISTORY 5 History of the Americas I 3
HISTORY 6 History of the Americas II 3

Sequence B

Course Course Title UNITS
HISTORY 11 Political and Social History of the United States I 3
HISTORY 12 Political and Social History of the United States II 3

Complete 2 courses from The Following (6 UNITS):

Course Course Title UNITS
HISTORY 7 The World's Great Religions 3
HISTORY 20 History of California and Pacific Coast 3
HUMAN 6 Great People, Great Ages 3
HUMAN 8 Great Women in the Humanities 3

Total units required for major: 18

Follow Associate Degree General Education Requirements – LACCD Plan to meet general education unit requirements.

Required general education units: 21

Required degree applicable elective units: 21

Total units required: 60

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite.
#Cross-referenced course.