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Advising Note

Students who want to transfer to UVA need to take one non-western perspective course. There are currently two BRCC course that fulfill this requirement: SOC 266, Minority Group Relations & HUM 216 Survey of Non-western Cultures.

Here are some examples of courses offered by other Virginia community colleges that you may want to take to fill this requirement:

  • ART 103-104: History of Far Eastern Art I & II
  • ENG 253-254: African-American Literature I & II
  • HIS 141-142: African-American History I & II
  • HIS 125: History of the American Indian
  • HIS 203-204: History of African Civilization I & II
  • HIS 251-252: History of Middle East Civilization I & II
  • HIS 253-254: History of Asian Civilization I & II
  • HIS 255: History of Chinese Culture & Institutions
  • HIS 256: History of Japanese Culture & Institutions
  • REL 233: Introduction of Islam
  • SOC 211: Principles of Anthropology I
  • SOC 212: Principles of Anthropology II