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Denison advances the scientific study of human society and social relationships of individual members within society through its engaging and comprehensive Social Science curriculum.

Athletic Training
PHED-439
This course is a study of the anatomical and mechanical fundamentals of human motion....
Athletic Training
PHED-204
An in-depth study of the organization and function of anatomical structures within the human body....

Professionally recognized by the American Medical Association since 1990, athletic trainers are committed to enhancing the health care that is provided to individuals who lead physically active lives.

Communication Fellows are outstanding juniors and seniors who work closely with professors as research assistants. Fellows are selected on the basis of merit.

Communication
COMM-399
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
Communication
COMM-199
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
Economics
ECON-413
This course is a study of monetary interdependence among nations....
Economics
ECON-414
A study of alternate economic systems. A theoretical and operational study of economic systems as they exist in reality. Prerequisite: 301....

The Investment Club is open to any Denison student interested in learning how financial markets work. They get hands-on experience through the club’s management of two portfolios.

The Education Department is committed to thinking and acting ethically concerning social equality, justice, freedom of thought, peacemaking, and fair distribution of resources and opportunities.

Education
EDUC-421
Students will build upon knowledge and understanding of selected topics developed in previous coursework in education, develop the skills required ...
Education
EDUC-362

The $38.5 million renovation and expansion of the Mitchell Center in 2013 is highlighted by the Trumbell Aquatics Center and the Crown Fitness Center, as well as new classrooms and gathering areas.

Physical Education
PHED-420
This lecture/laboratory course is designed to present the foundation of therapeutic modalities that are common to the area of injury/illness rehabi...
Physical Education
PHED-159
This course is intended for any intercollegiate, intramural, or recreational athlete interested in increasing athletic performance and decreasing t...
Political Science
POSC-389
This course provides a venue in which to explore topics in Political Theory at the advanced level....
Political Science
POSC-319
This course provides a venue in which to explore topics in American Politics at the advanced level....

The Richard G. Lugar ’54 Program in Politics and Public Service welcomes former members of Congress to campus almost every year. Typically, we host two per visit, a Democrat and a Republican.

The Sociology/Anthropology department is, itself, an interdisciplinary program. It’s one of the few in the country to completely incorporate both disciplines in all aspects of the program.