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AREA E – SOCIAL SCIENCES

SOCIAL SCIENCE LEARNING OUTCOMES

12 hours

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the history & government of the State & Nation
  • Demonstrate an appreciation for global and multicultural perspectives on societies & civilizations
  • Understand & appreciate the application of the perspectives & methods of the human sciences to "real world" circumstances
  • Recognize & identify achievements in the human sciences

Section 1

Choose ONE of the following:

HIST 1111 Survey of World History/Civilization I (3)

HIST 1112 Survey of World History/Civilization II (3)

Section 2

Choose ONE of the following:

HIST 2111 United States History I (to 1865) (3)

HIST 2112 United States History II (since 1865) (3)

Section 3

POLS 1101 American Government (3) – Required for everyone

Section 4

Choose ONE of the following social science electives:

ANTH 1102 Introduction to Anthropology (3)

ECON 2100 Economics for Everyone (3)

ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics (3) Prerequisite: 2.0 GPA

ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics (3) Prerequisite: 2.0 GPA

GEOG 1013 World Geography (3) Recommended for Early Childhood and Middle Grades Education Majors

GEOG 2503 Cultural Geography (3)

POLS 2201 State and Local Government (3)

PSYC 1101 Introduction to General Psychology (3)

SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology (3)

SOCI 1160 Introduction to Social Problems (3)

XIDS 2300 Interdisciplinary Studies in the Social Sciences (3)

XIDS 2301 Introduction to Global Studies (3)