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Individual and Society

Core Individual and Society courses involve the study of contemporary society. Topics include political and economic organizations, social development, problems faced by minority groups, relationships between individuals, and the rights and responsibilities that accompany membership in a community.

Requirement: One 3-credit course from this list.

Note: Core courses no longer offered by departments have been removed from this list, but students who took them will receive Core credit, as indicated in their DARS document. Questions about Core courses can be answered by the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies.

Course # Course Name Credits
R060 Introduction to Anthropology: A Four-Field Integrated Approach to Race and Racism 3
H090 Honors Introduction to Anthropology 3
Criminal Justice    
C050 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
C050 Introduction to the Economy (formerly C053) 3
C051/X051 Macroeconomic Principles 3
C052 Microeconomic Principles 3
H091 Honors Macroeconomic Principles 3
H092 Honors Microeconomic Principles 3
H093 Honors Economic Principles 3
Environmental Studies    
C050/X050 Environment and Society (cross-listed with Geography & Urban Studies C050/X050) 3
Geography and Urban Studies    
C050/X050 Environment and Society (cross-listed with Environmental Studies C050/X050) 3
C055 Urban Society 3
R055 Urban Society: Race, Class, and Community 3
H090 Honors Environment and Society 3
Healthcare Management    
C101/X101 Introduction to Healthcare Management 3
Health Related Professions    
C050 Contemporary Aspects of Disability 3
C055 Journalism and Society (formerly Introduction to Mass Media) 3
Legal Studies (was Law and Business)    
C001 Law in Society 3
X091 Honors Law in Society 3
X199 Honors Law and Ethics in Business 3
C050/X050 Philosophical Challenges to the Individual 3
C062 Morality and the Law 3
H090 Honors Philosophical Challenges to the Individual 3
Political Science    
R050 The Individual, Race, and American Political Life 3
C060 Psychology as a Social Science (formerly C050) 3
X091 Honors Psychology as a Social Science 3
C054 Religion and Society 3
H094 Honors Religion and Society 3
Social Work    
C060 Human Behavior in the Social Environment 3
C050/X050 Introduction to Sociology 3
C059/R059/X059 Sociology of Race and Racism 3
C066 Money: Who Has It, Who Doesn’t, Why It Matters 3
H090 Honors Introduction to Sociology 3
H099 Honors Sociology of Race and Racism 3
Women’s Studies    
X051 Introduction to Women’s Studies 3
X091 Honors Introduction to Women’s Studies 3

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