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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-103
An introduction to the techiniques and rules required for participation in the sport of football. Offered 2nd quarter, fall semester....
Athletic Training
PHED-421
This lecture/laboratory course is designed to present the foundation of therapeutic exercises that are common to the area of injury rehabilitation....

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-404
This course examines the relationship between the media and the American presidency from both a historical and contemporary perspective....
Communication
COMM-225
This class explores the history of radio and television broadcasting in the U.S....
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...
Economics
ECON-411
The role money plays in determining economic outcomes, such as the level of employment, the aggregate price level, and the rate of economic growth,...

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-213
Students will develop a thorough and systematic understanding of the development of education and schooling in the United States....
Education
EDUC-199
A general category used only for the evaluation of transfer credit....

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-158
Students will learn the basic skills, rules and strategy, and apply them in game situations. No previous experience necessary....
POSC-299
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....
POSC-232
This class should be taken immediately after you complete POSC 201, Analyzing Politics in your sophomore year....

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.

SA-343
In this course, we begin by reviewing current literature to clearly define the term, Demography....

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.