Social and Behavioral Science

Learning Outcomes:

The following three learning outcomes are required goals of disciplinary or interdisciplinary courses:

  1. Explain how individuals, groups or institutions are influenced by contextual factors;
  2. Demonstrate awareness of changes in social and cultural constructs;
  3. Use appropriate methods and resources to apply social and behavioral science concepts, terminology, principles and theories in the analysis of significant human issues, past or present.

Required: One approved course

Approved Courses: For the most current list of approved courses for 2017-2018, please see the Catalog

Department Course Number Course Title
LA AFAM 200 Introduction to African American Studies
SOAN ANTH 114 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
SOAN ANTH 120 Unearthing the Past: Prehistory, Culture and Evolution
SOAN ANTH 135 Becoming Human: Evolution, Cognition, and Culture* can double count as Natural Science, non-lab
SOAN ANTH 363 Humans, Disease and Death
SOAN ANTH 372 Cultures of Disaster, Risk and Hope
SOAN ANTH 396 Issues in Anthropology: Social Sciences
BUS BUS 100 Business in American Society
SCAR CONF 101 Conflict and Our World
MCCS CONS 410 Human Dimensions in Conservation
CLS CRIM 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
ECON ECON 100 Economics for the Citizen
ECON ECON 103 Contemporary Microeconomic Principles
ECON ECON 104 Contemporary Macroeconomic Principles
ECON ECON 105 Environmental Economics for the Citizen
ECON ECON 367 Money, Markets and Economic Policy
GSE EDUC 203 Disability in American Culture
GSE EDUC 372 Human Development, Learning, and Teaching
GGS GGS 103 Human Geography
SPGIA GOVT 101 Democratic Theory and Practice
SPGIA GOVT 103 Introduction to American Government
SPGIA GOVT 367 Money, Markets and Economic Policy
RHT HEAL 230 Introduction to Health Behavior
HIST HIST 121 Formation of the American Republic
HIST HIST 122 Development of Modern America
ENGL LING 306 General Linguistics
PSYC PSYC 100 Basic Concepts in Psychology
PSYC PSYC 211 Developmental Psychology
PSYC PSYC 231 Social Psychology
SOAN SOCI 101 Introductory Sociology
SOAN SOCI 352 Social Problems
SOAN SOCI 355 Social Inequality
RHT TOUR 311 Women and Tourism
WMST WMST 200 Introduction to Women’s Studies