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Social Science Core Courses

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

Rationale for Social Science in The Core Curriculum

EC 001 - Economics Core Equivalent [Transfer Admissions]
EC 005 - Microeconomics Equivalency [Transfer Admissions]
EC 006 - Macroeconomics Equivalency [Transfer Admissions]
EC 131 - Principles of Economics I - Microeconomics
EC 132 - Principles of Economics II - Macroeconomics

HP 031 - Western Cultural Tradition V (only for students not majoring in any of the Social Science fields)
HP 033 - Western Cultural Tradition VII (only for students not majoring in any of the Social Science fields)

HS 121 [SC 025] - People and Nature: The History and Future of Human Impacts on the Planet

NU 210 - Public Health: The Science of Disease Prevention & Health Promotion

PO 001 - Political Science Core Equivalent [Transfer Admissions]
PO 041 - Fundamental Concepts of Politics I
PO 042 - Fundamental Concepts of Politics II
PO 061 - Introduction to American Politics I: Organization of Power
PO 081 - Introduction to International Politics
PO 091 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
PO 500 - Introduction to International Studies

PS 029 - Mind, Brain, and Behavior
PS 045 - Fundamentals of Happiness
PS 072 - Memory in Everyday Life
PS 110 - Introduction to Psychology as a Natural Science
PS 111 - Introduction to Psychology as a Social Science

PY 030 - Child Growth and Development
PY 031 - Family, School, and Society (school restricted)

SC 001 - Introductory Sociology
SC 003 - Introductory Anthropology
SC 004 - Social Science Core Equivalent [Transfer Admissions]
SC 005 - Planet in Peril
SC 008 - Marriage and the Family
SC 011 - Sociology Core Equivalent
SC 015 - Political Sociology
SC 021 - Shop 'Til You Drop
SC 022 - Sociology of Crime and Punishment
SC 024 - Gender and Society
SC 025 [HS 121] - People and Nature: The History and Future of Human Impacts on the Planet
SC 028 - Love, Intimacy, and Human Sexuality
SC 030 - Deviance and Social Control
SC 036 - Introduction to Latin American Societies
SC 038 - Race, Class & Gender: Social Identities, Inequalities & Power in the U.S.
SC 039 - African World Perspective
SC 040 - Global Sociology
SC 041 [BK 151] - Race Relations
SC 043 [BK 151] - Introduction to African American Society
SC 045 - Introduction to African Diaspora Studies

SC 046 - Technology and Society
SC 049 - Social Problems
SC 054 - Sports and American Society
SC 063 - Women and Work
SC 072 - Inequality in America
SC 076 - Sociology of Popular Culture
SC 078 - Sociology of Health and Illness
SC 079 - Social Psychology
SC 080 - The American Dream
SC 081 - Introduction to Sociology for Healthcare Professionals
SC 082 - Sociology of Happiness
SC 084 - Mass Media in American Society
SC 087 - Social Movements
SC 089 - Women and the Body
SC 092 - Peace or War: United States - Third World
SC 093 - Comparative Social Change
SC 097 - Death and Dying

UN 109-12 - Horizons of New Social Sciences - Perspectives III (1-2)

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