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Social Science Core Courses

boston college

Psychology in Education, Economics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology

Rationale for Social Science in The Core Curriculum

APSY 1030 - Child Growth and Development (next offered 2015F)
APSY 1031 - Family, School, and Society (school restricted) (next offered 2015S)

ECON 1131 - Principles of Economics I - Microeconomics
ECON 1132 - Principles of Economics II - Macroeconomics

HIST 2503 [SOCY 1025] - People and Nature: The History and Future of Human Impacts on the Planet

HONR 1201 - Western Cultural Tradition V (only for students not majoring in any of the Social Science fields)
HONR 1203 - Western Cultural Tradition VII (only for students not majoring in any of the Social Science fields)

NURS 1210 - Public Health in a Global society (offered 2015F)

POLI 1041 - Fundamental Concepts of Politics I
POLI 1042 - Fundamental Concepts of Politics II
POLI 1061 - Introduction to American Politics I: Organization of Power
POLI 1081 - Introduction to International Politics
POLI 1091 - Introduction to Comparative Politics

PSYC 1029 - Mind, Brain, and Behavior
PSYC 1072 - Memory in Everyday Life
PSYC 1110 - Introduction to Psychology as a Natural Science
PSYC 1111 - Introduction to Psychology as a Social Science

SOCY 1001 - Introductory Sociology
SOCY 1003 - Introductory Anthropology
SOCY 1005 - Planet in Peril
SOCY 1021 - Shop 'Til You Drop
SOCY 1024 - Gender and Society
SOCY 1025 [HIST 2503] - People and Nature: The History and Future of Human Impacts on the Planet
SOCY 1030 - Deviance and Social Control
SOCY 1036 - Introduction to Latin American Societies
SOCY 1038 - Race, Class & Gender: Social Identities, Inequalities & Power in the U.S.
SOCY 1039 - African World Perspective
SOCY 1040 - Global Sociology
SOCY 1043 [BK 151] - Introduction to African American Society
SOCY 1045 - Introduction to African Diaspora Studies
SOCY 1046 - Technology and Society
SOCY 1049 - Social Problems
SOCY 1059 - Religion, Faith, and Social Change
SOCY 1067 - Education and Social Change
SOCY 1072 - Inequality in America
SOCY 1073 - States, Markets, and Bodies
SOCY 1076 - Sociology of Popular Culture
SOCY 1078 - Sociology of Health and Illness
SOCY 1002 - Introduction to Sociology for Healthcare Professionals
SOCY 1082 - Sociology of Happiness
SOCY 1084 - Mass Media in American Society
SOCY 1087 - Social Movements
SOCY 1089 - Women and the Body
SOCY 1092 - Peace or War: United States - Third World
SOCY 1093 - Comparative Social Change
SOCY 1097 - Death and Dying

UNAS 1109-1112 - Horizons of New Social Sciences - Perspectives III (1-2)

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