Social Science Major Course Planning
***All info is subject to change
For CLA Core course planning use the CLA Core Course Planning website.

Winter 2018

SSCI Core Courses:
SSC1 211: Career Dev in Social Sciences (1) (new Soc Sci only)
SSCI 301: Qualitative Research Methods SS (4) WIC
SUS 420: Social Aspects of Sustainability (3) (new Soc Sci only)

Social Science Core:
COMM 440: Theories of Conflict & Conflict Mgmt (3)
PS 331: State and Local Govt. (4)
PSY 360: Social Psychology (4) [PSY 201, PSY 202 or approval]
PSY 370: Personality (4) [PSY 201, PSY 202 or approval]

Option Courses:
BA 352: Managing Indv. and Teams (4) -Advisor approval required
COMM 218: Interpersonal Comm (3)
COMM 325: Communicating Leadership (4)
PS 331: State and Local Govt. (4)
SUS 420: Social Aspects of Sustainability (3)

 

Spring 2018

Social Science Electives:
ANTH 311: Peoples of the World-North America (3)
ANTH 380: Cultures in Conflict (3)
COMM 316: Advanced Persuasion (3)
COMM 326: Intercultural Comm + COMM 407 (4)
COMM 318: Interpersonal Comm (3)
PS 475: Environmental Law and Politics (4)
SOC 475 Rural Sociology (4)

Option Courses:
BA 352: Managing Individ, Team Performance (4) [advisor clearance req]
COMM 114: Argument and Critical Discourse (3)
GEO 309: Environmental Justice (3)
PS 475: Environmental Law and Politics (4)

 

Summer 2018

SOC 480: Environmental Sociology (4) [Electives or Option]
COMM 328: NonVerbal Comm (3) [Electives or Option]

 

Fall 2018

SSCI Core Courses:
COMM 321 Comm Theory (3)
SSCI 211 Career Development (1)

Social Science Electives:
COMM 322 Small Group (3)
COMM 425 Comm and Youth Outreach (4)
PSY 350 Human Lifespan Dev (4)
PSY 370 Personality (4)
SOC 439 Welfare and Social Services (3)

Option Courses:
PS 201 Introduction to US Government and Politics (4)
SOC 439 Welfare and Social Services (4)

 

Winter 2019

SSCI Core Courses:
SSCI 301 Qualitative Research Methods for the Social Sciences (3)
SUS 420 Social Dimensions of Sustainability (3)

Social Science Electives:
COMM 320 Introduction to Rhetorical Theory (3)
COMM 418 Interpersonal Comm Theory and Research, WIC (3)  (or COMM 422)
PSY 360 Social Psychology
PSY 499 Psychology of Religion

Option Courses:
BA 352 Managing Individ, Team Performance (4) [advisor clearance req]
COMM 323 Community Dialogue (4)
COMM 218 Interpersonal (3)
PS 206 Introduction to Political Thought (4)
SUS 420 Social Dimensions of Sustainability (3)

 

Spring 2019

SSCI Core Courses:
ANTH 352 Anthropology, Health and Environment (3)

Social Science Electives:
ANTH 311 Peoples of the World (3)
ANTH 350 Language, Culture & Society (4)
COMM 318 Advanced Interpersonal (3)
COMM 368 Propaganda & Control (3)
COMM 326: Intercultural Comm + COMM 407 (4)
COMM 416 Ethnography (3)
COMM 466 Ethics (3)
PS 362 Modern Political Thought (4)
PS 475 Environmental Law & Politics (3)
PSY 381 Abnormal Psychology (4)
SOC 452 Sociology of Religion (4)

Option Courses:
BA 352 Managing Individ, Team Performance (4) [advisor clearance req]
COMM 114 Argument and Critical Discourse (3)
GEO 309 Environmental Justice (3)
PS 475 Environmental Law & Politics (4)
SOC 452 Sociology of Religion (4)