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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-201
This course is designed to certify students in CPR-PR, first aid and American Red Cross Lifeguard Training....

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-115
Special Topics in Communication provides a venue in which to explore in some depth an aspect or issue related to communication study....
Communication
COMM-313
Although we know listening is central to communication, we rarely think about it....
Economics
ECON-422
This course examines corporate decision making as a function of the competitive environment in which the firm operates....
Economics
ECON-442
After an untimely death or a wrenching divorce, forensic economics are often called upon to estimate the economic worth of a human life or a family...

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-399
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
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-439
This course is a study of the anatomical and mechanical fundamentals of human motion....
Physical Education
PHED-315
This course will explore the scientific principles, concepts and theories of strength training and conditioning....
Political Science
POSC-399
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
Political Science
POSC-383
Debating contemporary political theory through the work of such thinkers as Marx, Nietzsche, Dewey, Arendt, Fanon, Marcuse, Foucault, Rawls, Haberm...

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.

Sociology & Anthropology
SA-339
This course focuses on the social, cultural and political life of the Caribbean area, especially the English and French speaking areas....

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.