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Comparative Race & Ethnicity Studies

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Sample First and Second Year Programs

CRES-Anthropology

Note: Introduction to Anthropology: History, Theory, Method (211) is geared toward sophomores. It assumes a sound grounding in the humanities and sciences, and an understanding of Western culture, prior to the analysis of non-Western societies. The 300-level courses are open to all students who have taken 211. The 400-level courses are aimed at juniors and seniors, although sophomores are allowed. Topics in Contemporary Anthropology (201) is open to first-year students but is not required for the major.

For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Anthropology major:

Fall Spring
Hum 110      Hum 110     
Group III requirement  Group III requirement 
Foreign language (100 level) Foreign language (100 level)
  Anth 201

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Anthropology major:

Fall Spring
Anth 211  CRES-Anthropology course
CRES Group I course   CRES Group I course  
CRES Group II course  CRES Group II course 
Foreign language (200 level)   Foreign language (200 level)  

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Anthropology major:

Fall Spring
Anth 211 CRES-Anthropology course
CRES Group II course  CRES Group II course 
Group III requirement Group III requirement
Foreign lang. (100 or 200 level)   Foreign lang. (100 or 200 level)  

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Anthropology major:

Fall Spring
CRES-Anthropology course CRES-Anthropology course
Anthropology course  CRES 300
CRES Group I course CRES Group I course
Foreign language  Foreign language 

 

 

CRES-Dance

Note: Students with prior dance studio training may immediately register for Dance 211. Students with no prior dance studio experience are advised to take Dance 111 and Dance 112.

For students beginning the major as first-year students who do not have prior dance studio training:

Year 1:

Fall Spring
Hum 110   Hum 110  
Dance 111 (.5 unit) Dance 112 (.5 or 1 unit)
Dance 101(.5 unit)  Dance 101(.5 unit) 
CRES Group I  CRES Group I 

 

 

Year 2:

Fall Spring
Dance 211 Dance 212
Dance 201  CRES-Dance
Dance 101  (.5 unit) Dance 101  (.5 unit)
CRES Group II  CRES Group II 

 

 

 For students beginning the major as first-year students who have prior dance studio training:

Year 1:

Fall Spring
Hum 110 Hum 110
Dance 211  Dance 212
Dance 101(.5 unit)   Dance 101(.5 unit)  
CRES Group I  CRES Group I 

 

 

Year 2:

Fall Spring
Dance 201 CRES-Dance
Dance 101  (.5 unit)   Dance 101  (.5 unit)  
Dance elective  Dance elective 
CRES Group II CRES Group II

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores who do not have prior dance studio training:

Year 2:

Fall Spring
Dance 111 (.5 unit)  Dance 112 (.5 or 1 unit)
Dance 201    CRES-Dance
Dance 101(.5 unit)   Dance 101(.5 unit)  
CRES Group I   CRES Group I  
Group III  Group III 

 

 

Year 3:

Fall Spring
CRES Group II   CRES Group II  
Dance 211    Dance 212
CRES-Dance    Dance Junior seminar
Dance 101  (.5 unit) Dance 101  (.5 unit)
CRES Foundational CRES 300

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores who have prior dance studio training:

Year 2:

Fall Spring
Dance 211  Dance 212
Dance 201  CRES-Dance
Dance 101(.5 unit) Dance 101(.5 unit)
CRES Group I CRES Group I
Group III    Group III   

 

 

Year 3:

Fall Spring
CRES Group II  CRES Group II 
CRES-Dance Dance Junior seminar
Dance 101 (.5 unit)   Dance 101 (.5 unit)  
Dance Elective CRES 300
CRES Foundational  Optional Elective

 

CRES-History

Note: 300-level history courses are ordinarily open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors, and to freshmen only with the consent of the instructor.

For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–History major:

Fall Spring 
Hum 110  Hum 110 
Foreign Language  Foreign Language 
CRES Group I course CRES Group I course

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–History major:

Fall Spring
Group III  Group III 
CRES Group II course  CRES Group II course 
CRES-History course CRES-History course

Foreign Language

 Foreign Language 

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–History major:

Fall Spring
Group III   Group III  
CRES Group II course  CRES Group II course 
CRES-History course CRES-History course
Foreign Language Foreign Language

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year junior CRES–History major:

Fall Spring
CRES-History course CRES 300
Hist 411 or CRES foundational Hist 412 or CRES foundational
CRES Group I course CRES Group I course
Foreign Language   Foreign Language  

 

 

CRES-Music

For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Music major:

Fall Spring
Hum 110   Hum 110  

Mus 110 (may not be required, depending  on placement exam)

Mus 210
Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109  Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109 
Group III requirement Group III requirement

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Music major:

Fall Spring
Mus 312 Mus 343
Mus 221 (if not taken first year) Mus 222 (if not taken first year)
Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109 Mus 101, 103, 105, 107, 108, or 109
CRES-Music CRES 150

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Music major:

Fall Spring
Mus 110 (may not be required, depending on placement exam) Mus 210
Mus 221 Mus 222
Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109 Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109
CRES-Music CRES 150

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Music major:

Fall Spring
Mus 310 Mus 222 (if not taken in first year)
Mus 221 (if not taken in first year) Mus 343
Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109 Mus 101, 104, 105, 107, 108, or 109
CRES-Music  CRES 300

 

 

CRES-Sociology

 Note: Mathematics 141 applies to the Group III requirement. Further work in mathematics and in other fields in the Division of History and Social Sciences is strongly recommended for students planning to continue their studies at the graduate level or in professional schools

 For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Sociology major:

Fall Spring
Hum 110  Hum 110 
Group I or III requirement  Group I or III requirement 
HSS divisional course   HSS divisional course  

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Sociology major:

Fall Spring
Sociology 211

CRES–Sociology course

Math 141 (Group III req.) Math course (Group III req.)
Group I or III requirement Group I or III requirement
CRES Group II course CRES Group II course

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores

Courses typically taken by a first year CRES–Sociology major:

Fall Spring
Sociology 211  CRES–Sociology course
CRES Group II course CRES Group II course
HSS divisional course HSS divisional course
Group requirement Group requirement

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year CRES–Sociology major:

Fall Spring
CRES–Sociology course  Sociology 311
CRES Foundational course  CRES 300
Math 141 (Group III req.) Math course (Group III requirement)
CRES Group I course CRES Group I course

 

 

CRES-Theatre

 Note: Students majoring in CRES-theatre are required to complete one unit of Theatre Laboratory (Theatre 100) or Stagecraft (Theatre 201). Theatre 100 is offered as either a one-half or one full unit course. For a full unit, an academic paper component is required. Lab courses are connected to working on or performing in, a departmentally sponsored production. Students should fulfill this requirement in consultation with department faculty. One of these labs must be taken while fulfilling the role of Stage Manager or Assistant Stage Manager. Theatre 100 is repeatable for credit.

For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first-year Theatre major:

Fall Spring
Hum 110   Hum 110  
Group III   Group III  
Theatre 203  Theatre 202

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second-year Theatre major:

Fall Spring
CRES-Theatre   CRES-Theatre  
CRES Group I   CRES Group I  
CRES Group II  CRES Group II 
Theatre 100 Theatre 100

 

 

For students beginning the major as sophomores

Courses typically taken by a sophomore entering the program in the sophomore year:

Fall Spring
Theatre 203 Theatre 202
CRES Group I CRES Group I
CRES Group II  CRES Group II 

Theatre 100     

Theatre 100     

 

 

Courses typically taken by a second year Theatre major in the junior year:

Fall Spring
CRES-Theatre  CRES-Theatre 
Theatre 301   Theatre 302
Theatre 251, 252, or 253  Theatre 270 or 280
CRES-Foundational  CRES 300

 

 

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