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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-158
Students will learn the basic skills, rules and strategy, and apply them in game situations. No previous experience necessary....

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-290
The purpose of this course is to expose students to major research methods used in the communication discipline....
Communication
COMM-307
Media Historiography introduces students to the processes of conducting historical research in communication and media studies....
Economics
ECON-452
Research in selected topics in Economics....
Economics
ECON-101
An introduction to the study of the economic problem, the nature and method of economics, the operation of markets, and of the aggregate national e...

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-390
In its examination of current pressing issues in U.S....
Education
EDUC-220
Environmental education is a broad term, encompassing a large array of ideas concerned with the purpose of and approach to engagement with the phys...

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-106
This class is designed for the student who wants to learn, firsthand, the benefits and methods of aquatic conditioning....
Physical Education
PHED-103
An introduction to the techiniques and rules required for participation in the sport of football. Offered 2nd quarter, fall semester....
Political Science
POSC-344
The founding of public international organizations represent an attempt to bring order to an unruly international system....
Political Science
POSC-214
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.

Sociology & Anthropology
SA-351
This course provides experience in the design and implementation of sociocultural research....

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.