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2022/2023 University Catalog 
2022/2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Language, Culture, and Society, B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences

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(Major Code: 22024) (SIMS Code: 114731)

All candidates for a degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences must complete the graduation requirements listed in “Graduation Requirements .” No more than 48 units in Linguistics courses can apply to the degree.

A minor is not required with this major.

Impacted Program

The language, culture, and society major is an impacted program. To be admitted to the language, culture, and society major, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Complete preparation for the major;
  2. Complete a minimum of 60 transferable semester units;
  3. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.

To complete the major, students must fulfill the degree requirements for the major described in the catalog in effect at the time they are accepted into the premajor at SDSU (assuming continuous enrollment).

Major Academic Plans (MAPs)

Visit for the recommended courses needed to fulfill your major requirements. The MAPs website was created to help students navigate the course requirements for their majors and to identify which General Education course will also fulfill a major preparation course requirement.

Language Requirement

Competency (successfully completing the third college semester or fifth college quarter) is required in one language other than English to fulfill the graduation requirements. Refer to “Graduation Requirements .”

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

Passing the Writing Placement Assessment with a score of 10, or LING 305W , or RWS 305W  or RWS 500W  with a grade of C (2.0) or better. See “Graduation Requirements ” for a complete listing of requirements.

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