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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-160
This course will provide the students with exposure to various means by which to become aerobically fit....
Athletic Training
PHED-172
It is expected that students will master the techniques and skills that are associated with the primary and secondary injury survey, immediate care...

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-211
This course will help students discover how to better recognize ethical questions when they stumble across them and to explore how, when we do, we ...
Communication
COMM-408
This course is designed to acquaint students with criticism as a method for answering research questions in communication....
Economics
ECON-426
This course will introduce, develop and analyze the types of and importance of the linkage between the regional economics and their urban subsystem...
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-330
In this seminar students will examine gay and lesbian issues in what is, arguably, the most central social institution in American culture....

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-451
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...
POSC-141
This course provides a venue in which to explore topics in International Politics at the introductory level....
POSC-299
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit....

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-350
This course provides experience in the design and implementation of field research....
SA-345
Special topics offered at an advanced level not covered in regular courses....

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.