Social Scientific Approaches

(one unit)

A course to acquire an understanding of theories about individual or collective behavior within a social environment and of the ways that empirical evidence is used to develop and test those theories. This course should be taken during the first three years.

  • COMM 156, Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM 160, Introduction to Organizational Communication
  • COMM 181, Introduction to Online Communication
  • COMM 252, Health Communication Campaigns
  • ECON 170, Contemporary Economics
  • EDUC 419, American Schools Inside and Out
  • HON 214, Social Scientific Approaches to Knowing
  • IPE 201, Introduction to International Political Economy
  • PG 101, Introduction to U.S. Politics
  • PG 102, Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • PG 103, Introduction to International Relations
  • PG 104, Introduction to Political Theory
  • PSYC 225, Social Psychology
  • SOAN 103, Social Problems
  • SOAN 204, Social Stratification
  • SOAN 212, Sociology of Gender
  • SOAN 230, Indigenous Peoples: Alternative Political Economies