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Liberal Arts and Social Sciences meta-major graphic

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through writing, art, or music? Are you interested in human communication and behavior? Do you enjoy studying culture, history, or politics? Explore these liberal arts and social science programs to find a major right for you.

Anthropology

Anthropology

The anthropology program offers basic lower division courses, serving as an excellent background to many other behavioral sciences.

Anthropology

Art

Art

Folsom Lake College's art curriculum offers introductory and intermediate level courses in painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, and design.

Art

Art History

Art History

Folsom Lake College's art history curriculum offers a wide range of courses in introduction to art, western, and non-western art, from prehistoric to contemporary.

Art History

Communication Studies

Communication Studies

Folsom Lake College is committed to providing an innovative and stimulating environment for student learning in theoretical and pragmatic applications of communication education.

Communication Studies

Dance Studies

Dance Studies

The dance studies curriculum at Folsom Lake College offers students the opportunity to develop a breadth of multi-disciplinary dance abilities and knowledge.

Dance Studies

Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies

Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies

Learn about Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies at Folsom Lake College.

Deaf Culture and American Sign Language Studies

Economics

Economics

The Folsom Lake College economics curriculum studies how people and societies produce various commodities and distribute them for consumption, now or in the future.

Economics

English

English

The Folsom Lake College English department offers broad study in the fields of the written and spoken language.

English

English as a Second Language

English as a Second Language

Folsom Lake College offers courses in English as a second language (ESL) designed to provide students with the command of the English language necessary to pursue both transfer level and career education courses.

English as a Second Language

French

French

Folsom Lake College offers elementary and intermediate courses in French providing students with the ability to understand basic conversations, speak with reasonable fluency, and write at their speaking level.

French

Geography

Geography

The Folsom Lake College geography program offers courses that satisfy lower division general education requirements in both the physical and social sciences.

Geography

History

History

The Folsom Lake College history curriculum offers a study of history that contributes to cultural literacy and develops critical thinking and other useful skills while helping students understand today and plan for tomorrow.

History

Humanities

Humanities

Folsom Lake College's humanities curriculum offers students the opportunity to develop interdisciplinary knowledge, enhance their appreciation of the arts, and sharpen their critical thinking skills.

Humanities

Interdisciplinary Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies

This Folsom Lake College major is intended for students who want a general background in the areas of arts and humanities, communication and English, social and behavioral sciences, or math and science.

Interdisciplinary Studies

Music

Music

The Folsom Lake College music curriculum includes vocal and instrumental components, as well as courses on music and music history.

Music

Philosophy

Philosophy

Folsom Lake College's philosophy program is directed toward understanding fundamental human issues in their historical and cultural contexts and applying insights to contemporary life.

Philosophy

Photography

Photography

The Folsom Lake College photography curriculum is designed to teach skills for entry-level positions in the professional photography industry.

Photography

Political Science

Political Science

Folsom Lake College's political science program studies governmental structures and political systems, as well as examines how individuals and institutions interact within those systems.

Political Science

Psychology

Psychology

Psychology concerns itself with the study of behavior and mental processes.

Psychology

Sign Language Studies

Sign Language Studies

Folsom Lake College's sign language studies curriculum introduces students to American sign language, teaching students basic conversational skills to communicate with members of the deaf community.

Sign Language Studies

Social Work/Human Services

Social Work/Human Services

Folsom Lake College's social work/human services program prepares students for employment as an associate professional. Students can transfer to four-year colleges and universities to continue their studies in psychology and social work.

Social Work/Human Services

Sociology

Sociology

Folsom Lake College's sociology program examines the social and cultural bases that impact human behavior, interaction, and life changes.

Sociology

Spanish

Spanish

Folsom Lake College offers the fundamental communication courses for proficiency in Spanish. Students will be able to understand the spoken language and to speak, read, and write at a proficient level.

Spanish

Theatre Arts

Theatre Arts

Folsom Lake College's theatre arts program provides a broad foundation in various aspects of theatre including history, diversity, and production.

Theatre Arts

Contact

Francis Fletcher
Dean of Instruction, Visual & Performing Arts and Language & Literature
fletchf@flc.losrios.edu

Tony Humphreys
Success Coach for Liberal Arts and Social Science (LASS)
humphrt@flc.losrios.edu

Schedule a Meeting with Tony

Andrew Williamson
Faculty Liaison for Liberal Arts and Social Science (LASS)
williaa2@flc.losrios.edu