Social Sciences, Humanities, and Interdisciplinary Requirement

Four courses, each degree credit-bearing and worth at least 3 credits, in the social sciences, humanities, and interdisciplinary studies, with one course from each of the three subdivisions shown below and one additional course from any one of the three subdivisions.


Social Sciences 

Communication (189,192), Criminal Justice (202), Economics (220), Education (300), Environmental Policy, Institutions, and Behavior (374), Geography (450), Labor Studies and Employment Relations (575), Planning and Public Policy (762), Political Science (790), Psychology (830), Public Health (832), Sociology (920), plus a list of select courses in other related disciplines. 

Anthropology
01:070:100 Introduction to Anthropology
01:070:101 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
01:070:105 Introduction to Archaeology
01:070:108 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
01:070:111 Extinction
01:070:205 Evolution and Culture
01:070:206 Survey of New World Prehistory
01:070:207 Survey of Old World Prehistory
01:070:208 Survey of Historical Archaeology
01:070:210 Approaches to Human Nature
01:070:216 Anthropology and Modern Problems
01:070:220 Food and Culture
01:070:222 Anthropology of Sexuality and Eroticism
01:070:223 Anthropology of Latin America
01:070:225 Women in an Anthropological Perspective
01:070:230 Indians of North America I
01:070:231 Indians of North America II
01:070:232 American Indians of New Jersey
01:070:238 Anthropology of Europe
01:070:244 Ethnographies of South Asia
01:070:246 Anthropology of Southeast Asia
01:070:248 Anthropology of China
01:070:250 Anthropology of the Contemporary United States
01:070:301 Psychological Anthropology
01:070:302 Environment and Cultural Behavior
01:070:303 Wealth and Culture
01:070:304 Political Anthropology
01:070:305 Anthropology of Development
01:070:306 Anthropology of Education
01:070:307 Medical Anthropology
01:070:308 Anthropology of Religion
01:070:309 Visual Anthropology
01:070:310 Human Aggression
01:070:311 History of Anthropology
01:070:312 Language and Social Diversity
01:070:313 Culture, Language, and Cognition
01:070:314 Introduction to Ethnomusicology
01:070:315 American Indian Music and Dance
01:070:317 Method and Analysis in Cultural Anthropology
01:070:318 Reading Ethnographic Writing
01:070:320 Diaspora, Multiculturalism, and Ethnicity in the United States
01:070:323 Women Writing Culture
01:070:324 Globalization, Sex, and Families
01:070:326 Pleistocene Hominid Adaptations
01:070:327 Post-Pleistocene Hominid Adaptations
01:070:328 Evolution and Cooperation
01:070:330 Archaeology of Autralasia
01:070:332 North American Archaeology
01:070:333 Colonial Archaeology
01:070:334 Field Study in Archaeology
01:070:335 Analysis of Archaeological Data
01:070:338 Anthropology of Africa
01:070:340 Anthropology of Aboriginal Australia
01:070:360 Families
01:070:361 Hunters and Gatherers
01:070:363 Race, Class, Gender, and Schooling
01:070:364 Sex Roles and Social Structure
01:070:365 Law, Justice, and Rights in Bolivia
01:070:366 Anthropology of Old Age
01:070:366 Research Practicum in Law, Justice, and Rights in Bolivia
01:070:368 Anthropology of Mass Media
01:070:370 Folklore and Ideology
01:070:371 The Politics of Culture
01:070:372 The Anthropology of the Body
01:070:374 Localities and Global Systems
01:070:375 Jewish Immigrant Experience
01:070:376 Power and Difference
01:070:378 The Anthropology of Gender
01:070:379 Gender and Power in Africa
01:070:380 Culture, Memory, History
01:070:389 Ethnography of Gender in South Asia
01:070:391 Lithic Analysis in Archaeology
01:070:392 Faunal Analysis in Archaeology
01:070:393 Cultural Resource Management
01:070:394 Microstratigraphic Analysis in Archaeology
01:070:395 Quantification of Archaeological Data
01:070:396 Geochronology
01:070:401 Theories in Cultural Anthropology
01:070:403 Advanced Seminar in North American Indians
01:070:404 Advanced Seminar in Archaeology
01:070:410 Explanation in Anthropology
01:070:412 Topics in African Prehistory and Paleoanthropology
01:070:414 Topics in European Prehistory and Paleoanthropology
01:070:426 South African Archaeology
01:070:428 Anthropological Theory
01:070:486 Gender, Development, Environment: Policies, Politics, Perspectives
01:070:497 Honors in Anthropology
01:070:498 Honors in Anthropology
Communication
04:189:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
04:192:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits, and not including American Sign Language courses (see SAS Humanities Course List)
Criminal Justice
01:202:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Economics
01:220:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Education
05:300:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Environmental Policy, Institutions, and Behavior
11:374:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
European Studies
01:360:290 Politics and Social Policy: Lessons from Europe
01:360:301 The Construction of Contemporary Europe
Exercise Science and Sport Studies
01:377:207 Teaching and Coaching Individual and Team Sports and Dance
01:377:208 Teaching and Coaching Individual and Team Sports and Dance
01:377:226 Coaching Theory and Technique
01:377:301 Psychology of Sport and Exercise
01:377:305 Sport Sociology
01:377:323 Sport and Law
Geography
01:450:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits, and not including 01:450:*** courses which count toward the SAS Natural Science Requirement
Information Technology and Informatics
04:547:200 Social Informatics
04:547:220 Retrieving And Evaluating Electronic Information
04:547:400 Information Policies, Politics, and Power
Interdisciplinary Studies
01:556:140 The Greenhouse Effect
01:556:220 Introduction to Science, Technology, and Society
01:556:271 Immigrant States: Jersey's Global Routes
01:556:397 Construction of the European Union
Jewish Studies
01:563:351 Contemporary Politics in the Middle East
01:563:352 Israeli Politics
01:563:408 Sociology of American Jewish Religious Movements
01:563:451 Critical Perspectives on the Middle East
Journalism and Media Studies
04:567:278 News Media and Government in America
04:567:334 Women, Minorities and the Mass Media
04:567:335 Mass Communication and The American Image
04:567:350 Development of Mass Media
04:567:379 Media and Politics
04:567:411 Media Criticism
04:567:420 Global News
04:567:423 Communication Law
04:567:458 Media, Government and Politics
04:567:464 Mass Media Management
04:567:475 International Media
Labor Studies and Employment Relations
37:575:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies
01:595:271 Immigrant States: Jersey's Global Roots
Planning and Public Policy
10:762:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Political Science
01:790:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Psychology
01:830:*** All courses except those above 830:480 or less than 3 credits or E credits
Public Health
10:832:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Social Work
09:910:220 Introduction to Social Work and Social Services
09:910:476 Child Welfare Services & Practices
Sociology
01:920:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credits
Women's and Gender Studies
01:988:270 War: Critical Perspectives
01:988:271 Immigrant States: Jersey's Global Roots

Humanities 

African Languages and Literature (013), Armenian (078), Art and Visual Arts (080, 081), Art History (082), Catalan (145), Chinese (165), Classics (190), Comparative Literature (195), Dance (203, 206), French (360), German (470), Greek (489, 490), Hindi (505), Hungarian (535), Italian (560), Japanese (565), Korean (574), Latin (580), Music (615), Philosophy (730), Polish (787), Portuguese (810), Religion (840), Russian (860), Spanish (940), Theater Arts (965), Ukrainian (967), plus a list of select courses in other related disciplines.

African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures
01:013:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
American Sign Language
04:192:120 American Sign Language I
04:192:121 American Sign Language II
American Studies
01:050:216 America in the Arts
01:050:306 American Detective Fiction and Film
01:050:309 19th Century Architecture in the US
01:050:376 Native American Literatures in English
Armenian
01:078:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Art and Visual Arts
07:080:106 Art Appreciation
07:080:367 Documentary Tradition
07:080:369 Nineteenth-Century Photography
07:080:370 Twentieth-Century Photography
07:081:101 Artmaking
07:081:102 Artmaking
07:081:121 Drawing Fundamentals I-A
07:081:122 Drawing Fundamentals I-B
07:631:106 How to Look at, Understand, and Appreciate Art (Art Appreciation)
Art History
01:082:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Catalan
01:145:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Chinese
01:165:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Cinema Studies
01:175:425 Senior Seminar in Cinema Studies
Classics
01:190:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Cognitive Science
01:185:253 Human Diversity
Comparative Literature
01:195:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Dance
07:203:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
07:206:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
07:631:120 Dance Appreciation Online
07:631:121 History of Broadway Dance (Online)
07:631:122 Dance in Istanbul (Online)
English
01:350:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:351:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:353:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:354:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
East European Languages
01:861:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
European Studies
01:360:401 The Idea of Europe: 18th Century to the Present
French
01:420:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
German
01:470:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Greek
01:489:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:490:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Hindi
01:505:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Hungarian
01:535:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Interdisciplinary Studies
01:556:300 Afro-Caribbean History and Culture
Italian
01:560:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Jewish Studies
01:563:101 Elementary Modern Hebrew
01:563:102 Elementary Modern Hebrew
01:563:103 Elementary Modern Yiddish
01:563:104 Elementary Modern Yiddish
01:563:131 Intermediate Modern Hebrew
01:563:132 Intermediate Modern Hebrew
01:563:133 Intermediate Modern Yiddish
01:563:134 Intermediate Modern Yiddish
01:563:210 Advanced Modern Hebrew
01:563:211 Advanced Modern Hebrew
01:563:216 Introduction to Hebrew Style & Literature
01:563:369 Hebrew Fables & Adventures
01:563:371 Contemporary Hebrew Literature and Media
01:563:372 Introduction to Modern Hebrew Literature
01:563:386 Modern Yiddish Literature and Culture
01:563:433 Readings in Biblical Hebrew Prose
01:563:434 Readings in Biblical Hebrew Poetry
01:563:471 Readings in Modern Hebrew Literature
01:563:472 The Hebrew Novel
01:563:480 Modern Middle Eastern Literature in Translation
01:563:484 Love and Desire in Hebrew Prose and Poetry
Japanese
01:565:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Journalism and Media Studies
04:567:480 Media Ethics and Law
Korean
01:574:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Landscape Architecture
11:550:330 History of Landscape Architecture
Latin
01:580:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Linguistics
01:615:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Middle Eastern Studies
01:685:103 Elementary Persian
01:685:104 Elementary Persian
01:685:105 Elementary Turkish I
01:685:106 Elementary Turkish II
01:685:203 Intermediate Persian
01:685:204 Intermediate Persian
01:685:303 Advanced Persian
01:685:304 Advanced Persian
01:685:330 Contemporary Iranian Cinema
01:685:437 20th Century Arabic Literature
01:685:490 Modern Middle East Literature in Translation
Music
07:700:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
07:631:101 Introduction to Music (Online)
07:631:103 Introduction to Music Theory (Online)
07:631:211 Special Topics: Music of the Renaissance (Online)
07:631:212 Special Topics: Music of the Baroque (Online)
07:631:226 American Popular Song to 1970 (Online)
07:631:295 Jazz Appreciation and Black Music (Online)
07:631:296 Jazz Appreciation and Black Music (Online)
Philosophy
01:730:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Polish
01:787:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Portuguese
01:810:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Psychology
01:830:351 Psychology of Language
Religion
01:840:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Russian
01:860:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
South Asian Studies
01:925:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Spanish
01:940:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Theater Arts
07:965:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
07:631:281 Theater History I (Online)
07:631:282 Theater History II (Online)
Ukrainian
01:967:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit

Interdisciplinary Studies 

Africana Studies (014), African Area Studies (016), American Studies (050), Asian Studies (098), Cinema Studies (175), East Asian Languages and Literatures (214), European Studies (360), History (506, 508, 510, 512), Interdisciplinary Studies (556), Latin American Studies (590), Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies (595), Medieval Studies (667), Middle Eastern Studies (685), South Asian Studies (925), Women's and Gender Studies (988), plus a list of select courses in other related disciplines.

Africana Studies
01:014:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
African Area Studies
01:016:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
American Studies
01:050:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Art History
01:082:320 Islamic Art and Architecture
01:082:391 19th Century Architecture in the US
01:082:393 Architecture and Society in Latin America
01:082:489 Public Policy and the Arts
Arts and Sciences
06:090:101 Shaping a Life
01:090:250-299 SAS Honors Program Seminars
Asian Studies
01:098:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Cinema Studies
01:175:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Communication and Information
04:189:215 Social Responsibility and Community Wellness
East Asian Languages and Area Studies
01:214:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
English
01:351:361 Issues and Problems in Feminist Literary Studies
01:351:435 Seminar: Feminist Literary Studies
01:351:436 Seminar: Feminist Literary Studies
European Studies
01:360:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
French
01:420:251 The Republic and the Melting Pot: Immigration and Integration in Contemporary France
Geography
01:450:341 South Asia and the Middle East
Geology
01:460:110 Sea Change: The Rise and Fall of Sea Level and the Jersey Shore
History
01:506:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:508:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:510:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
01:512:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Information Technology and Informatics
04:547:340 Gender and Technology
Interdisciplinary Studies
01:556:*** All courses except less than 3 credit or E credit
Italian Studies
01:560:250 Italian Composition and Stylistics
01:560:305 Advanced Language and Introduction to Literature
01:560:306 Advanced Language and Introduction to Literature
01:560:315 Dante and Medieval Culture
01:560:321 Advanced Conversation: Civilization
01:560:322 Advanced Conversation: Civilization
01:560:331 Dante in Translation
01:560:332 Dante in Translation
01:560:339 The Italian-American Experience
01:560:340 The Italian-American Experience
01:560:341 Italian Literature of the Nineteenth Century
01:560:342 Italian Literature of the Nineteenth Century
01:560:345 The Italian Cinema
01:560:346 The Italian Cinema
01:560:347 Italian Cinema and Literature
01:560:348 Italian Cinema and Literature
01:560:349 Italian Cinema and Literature
01:560:350 Italian Cinema and Literature
01:560:351 Italian Literature of the Twentieth Century
01:560:352 Italian Literature of the Twentieth Century
01:560:356 Women in Italian Literature and Society
01:560:371 Italian Theater
01:560:381 The Civilization of Italy
01:560:382 The Civilization of Italy
01:560:401 Italian Literature of the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries
01:560:402 Italian Literature of the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries
01:560:405 The Three Crowns of Florence: Dante, Petrarch, and Boccaccio
01:560:409 Italian Women Writers in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
01:560:410 Italian Women Writers in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
01:560:415 Dante
01:560:416 Dante
01:560:421 Italian Literature of the Renaissance
01:560:422 Italian Literature of the Renaissance
01:560:431 Italian Literature of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
01:560:432 Italian Literature of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
Jewish Studies
01:563:*** All courses except Hebrew and Yiddish language courses (see Humanities Course List), courses less than 3 credits, or E credit
Journalism and Media Studies
04:567:480 Media Ethics and Law
Landscape Architecture
11:550:230 Environmental Design Analysis
Latin American Studies
01:590:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies
01:595:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit (formerly 836 Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caribbean Studies)
Linguistics
01:615:350 Language and Context
01:615:371 Psychology of Language
01:615:373 Language Acquisition
01:615:441 Linguistics And Cognitive Science
 Medieval Studies
01:667:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Middle Eastern Studies
01:685:*** All courses except language courses (see Humanities Course List), courses less than 3 credits, or E credit
Political Science
01:790:290 Politics and Social Policy: Lessons from Europe
Psychology
01:830:123 Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences
01:830:351 Psychology of Language
01:830:353 Language Acquisition
01:830:362 Psychology of Sex and Gender
01:830:381 Psychology of Women
Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caribbean Studies
01:836:*** (Now Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies) All courses except 01:836:494, courses with less than 3 credits, or E credit
Science, Technology, and Society
01:880:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit
Social Work
09:910:311 Social Welfare Policy & Services I
Sociology
01:920:240 Normality and Abnormality
01:920:271 Immigrant States: Jersey's Global Roots
01:920:273 War: Critical Perspectives
Women’s and Gender Studies
01:988:*** All courses except less than 3 credits or E credit