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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-160
This course will provide the students with exposure to various means by which to become aerobically fit....
Athletic Training
PHED-159
This course is intended for any intercollegiate, intramural, or recreational athlete interested in increasing athletic performance and decreasing t...

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-307
Media Historiography introduces students to the processes of conducting historical research in communication and media studies....
Communication
COMM-221
This course explores the communication processes in and around social, organizational and political groups....
Economics
ECON-451
Research in selected topics in Economics....
Economics
ECON-412
The current context of globalization and regionalization is characterized by various patterns of development; most developing countries have been i...

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-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-452
Political Science
POSC-346
The course explores the peculiarities of the EU and what makes it a unique organization, sharing characteristics of a state and characteristics of ...
Political Science
POSC-122
Using examples from Africa, Asia and Latin America, students will examine both the political and the social institutions and power configurations i...

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-342
This course is a critical and inter-disciplinary examination of the role and consequences of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the developme...

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.