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Social Sciences

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-120
For players on every level. An introduction to the techniques and rules required for participation in the sport of golf....
Athletic Training
PHED-175
This course is designed for students who are interested in deepening their understanding of the science of yoga....

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-306
This course is informed by the claim that communication is the means through which we construct, participate, and convey the cultures of which we a...
Communication
COMM-333
The world of communication continues to change rapidly, and with it, the cultural landscape....
Economics
ECON-102
An introduction to the study of the forces of supply and demand that determine prices and the allocation of resources in markets for goods and serv...
Economics
ECON-427
This course provides an examination of various economic issues facing business and government regarding the use of natural resources and the manage...

A concentration designed for economics majors who are interested in studying business, finance, real estate and insurance and preparing for careers in those fields

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-250
This course explores the learning-teaching process in middle and high school environments....
Education
EDUC-367
This course examines U.S. Supreme Court cases that led to and followed the Brown v Board of Education decisions....
Physical Education
PHED-120
For players on every level. An introduction to the techniques and rules required for participation in the sport of golf....
Physical Education
PHED-325
This course will explore the theoretical and empirical research pertaining to the psychological determinants of athletic performance....

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

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.

Political Science
POSC-213
This class should be taken immediately after you complete POSC 201, Analyzing Politics in your sophomore year....
Political Science
POSC-344
The founding of public international organizations represent an attempt to bring order to an unruly international system....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-338
Under study here are the production and distribution, form and content, and artists and audiences of popular culture internationally....
Sociology & Anthropology
SA-340
In this course we explore social movements as a primary means of social change....

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.