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MiraCosta College Programs

150000 -- Humanities (Letters)
Instructional programs that study language and literature, philosophy and value systems related to ancient and modern cultures and the expression of those systems in creative works and cultural artifacts.


University Studies: English & Literature

Written expression and the writing process which include critical reading, critical writing, research practices, literature, and literary criticism.
Units needed for degree: 19 units

Speech Communication
University Studies: Communication

Theory and methods of group communication and public address, including the de-velopment and use of language and the analysis of speech and other communication behaviors and actions.
Units needed for degree: 19 units


Critical examination of the categories for describing reality, the nature and contexts of human experience, the methodology of rational inquiry, and criteria of practice, including ethics, esthetics, logic, and the history of ideas.
Units needed for degree: 21 units