Major department advisors answered a few questions to assist you with your first-semester class selection.
|When should I first meet with my major department?||Any time before registration for second semester.|
|How will I be assigned to a major advisor and how do I contact them?||Students may meet with any of the advisors listed on our website. Best way to contact them is to go to their office hours; second best is to email them to make an appointment.|
|Where can I find information about major advising?||http://humanitiesliberalstudies.sfsu.edu/student-advising|
|Does this major require any pre-work from me before I attend orientation or register for classes?||No, although we recommend talking to an advisor in the major to make sure the major is a good fit for the student and to discuss the student’s more specific goals and expectations for their college education and beyond.|
|What should I do if my major core and/or prequisite courses are full?||Start working on electives or UD-GE, if core courses are full.|
|What upper division courses should I take in my first semester as a transfer student for this major?||HUM 300, UD-B or UD-D (which won’t be covered in the HUM major), HUM 301 or 303, HUM 425, any HUM upper division elective that seems interesting. We recommend 375, Biography of a City, choosing a city that most interests the student. These courses all count toward the elective requirements.|
|Are there any prerequisites to these upper division courses for the major?||English 214.|
|Are there any registration blocks or holds in the system for this major, and if so, what do I do/who do I contact to clear them?||None|
|Does this major have an approved Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) roadmap?||
|Are there any courses I should take first as a Freshman to get started in this major and/or are there any lower division GE course requirements that I can take that will also count toward this major?||Humanities 130, 220 or 225.|
|Are there entry or prerequisite requirements for these Freshmen courses?||
Can any of my AP or IB tests count toward requirements in this major?