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Electives List

 
Below are the listings of the pre-approved elective sequences in the Social Justice Minor. Click on the option to see courses in that emphasis. 
 
 
 

EMPHASIS 1:  Prejudice & Discrimination

Department   Cross-listed with              
Number Course Title
Social Justice
 101 Introduction to Social Justice
Social Justice

101/102
Introduction to Social Justice (Quest)
Social Justice Political Science and Women's & Gender Studies
303 Women and Politics
Social Justice Political Science 304 Race & Ethnicity in US Politics
Social Justice
Economics and Women's & Gender Studies
307
Discrimination, Gender, and the Economy
**prereqs not waived**
Social Justice Political Science 313 Politics of Genocide
Social Justice Communication 314 Inside Out Prison Exchange
Social Justice
Radio-TV-Film/Women's & Gender Studies
347
Race, Class, and Gender in American Media
Social Justice
366 Service Learning Field Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice Political Science 377 Foundations of American Political Thought
Social Justice Political Science 378 American Political Thought
Social Justice
399 Special Topics: Off-Campus Study
*Instructor consent required*

1)  Action, Gender, and Social Justice in Tanzania (cross-listed with Communication 405 and Women's Studies 399)
Social Justice
446
Independent Study
*Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice
Communication
450
Rhetoric of the US Women's Movement 1776-1920
Social Justice
Communication
451
Rhetoric of the US Women's Movement 1920-current
Af. Am. Studies
100 Introduction to African American Studies
Anthropology
232 Cultural Anthropology
Anthropology Women's  & Gender Studies
344 Kinship, Gender, Sexuality
Criminal Justice
332 Violence in America: An Exam. of the Institutional Foundations
Criminal Justice
333 Illegal Bias in the Criminal Justice System
Criminal Justice
353/553 Convict Criminology
Education
353 Hmong Language, Culture, & Learning
Education

377/577
Latino(a) Language, Culture, & Learning
English

218
Intro to Multiethnic Lit
English

221
Asian American Lit
English

324
Gender in Literature
English

361
Asian American Literature: Sex, Lies,and Asian American Literature
English Women's & Gender Studies
371 African Am Women Writers: Optional Content
English Women's & Gender Studies
391 Gay & Lesbian Literature: Optional Content
Environmental Studies
390 Seminar on Environmental Justice
Geography

202
Human Geography
Geography
353 Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa
History

311
Special Topics: History of Sexuality
History

311
Special Topics: The American Left, From Abolitionism to Occupy Wall Street
History

344
Europe Since 1945
History
359 Africa 1800 - Present
History
360 South Africa 1652 - Present
History

368
The Gilded Age & Progressive Era
History
385 African American History
History
396 America in the Sixties
Human Serv.

375 Current Issues: Culture and Community Exchange in Costa Rica
Human Serv.

378
Refugees, Migration & Human Serv.
Philosophy
205 Ethical Issues in a Diverse Society
Political Science

346
Queer Politics & Policy
Political Science

370
Special Topics: Queer Politics
Psychology
271 Cross-Cultural Psychology
Psychology Women's & Gender Studies
338 Adult Development and Aging
Social Work Women's & Gender Studies
305 Social Work Ethics in a Diverse Society
Social Work
371 Child and Family Welfare
Social Work
375 Treatment and Mistreatment of Offenders
Sociology
317 Sociology of Health & Illness
Sociology
359 Minority Groups
Sociology
368 Sociology of Gender
Women's & Gender Studies
201 Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Women's & Gender Studies
315 Women and Madness
Women's & Gender Studies
350 Women, Race, and Class
Women's & Gender Studies
395 Special Topics: Intro to Trans & Gender Queer Studies
Women's & Gender Studies
392 Queer Theory/Queer Lives

 

EMPHASIS 2:  Poverty

 
Department Cross-listed with
Number Course Title
Social Justice
101 Introduction to Social Justice
Social Justice

101/102
Introduction to Social Justice (Quest)
Social Justice Political Science
304 Race and Ethnicity in US Politics
Social Justice
Economics and Women's & Gender Studies 307 Discrimination, Gender, and the Economy
**prereqs not waived**
Social Justice
Criminal Justice
332
Violence: An Examination of Instit. Found.
Social Justice
366 Service Learning Field Study
*Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice
Political Science 378 American Political Thought
Social Justice
399 Special Topics: Off-Campus Study *Instructor consent required*

1) Action, Gender, and Social Justice in Tanzania (Cross-listed with Communication 405 and Women's Studies 399)
Social Justice
446 Independent Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Work
333 Poverty
Sociology
317 Sociology of Health & Illness
Sociology
331 Social Stratification
 Anthropology
122
 World Ethnography
Anthropology
348 Economy, Nature, and Culture
Anthropology Environmental Studies 380 Globalization
Education

377/577
Latino(a) Language, Culture, & Learning
English

218
Intro to Multiethnic Lit
English

221
Asian American Lit
Geography

202
Human Geography
Geography

353
Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa
History

311
Special Topics: The American Left, From Abolitionism to Occupy Wall Street
History

368
The Gilded Age & Progressive Era
Human Serv

375
Current Issues: Culture and Community Exchange in Costa Rica
Religious Studies
356 Religion and Liberation Ethics
Sociology
359 Minority Groups
Women's & Gender Studies
350 Women, Race, & Class


 

EMPHASIS 3:  Environment & Social Justice


Department Cross-listed with
Number Course Title
Social Justice
101 Introduction to Social Justice
Social Justice

101/102
Introduction to Social Justice (Quest)
Social Justice
366 Service Learning Field Study
*Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice
399 Special Topics: Off-Campus Study *Instructor consent required*
Social Justice
446 Independent Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
 Anthropology
 348  Economy, Nature, and Culture
Anthropology Environmental Studies 380 Globalization
Criminal Justice
332 Violence in America: An Exam. of the Institutional Foundations
Economics
319 Economics of Less Developed Countries
Education

377/577
Latino(a) Language, Culture, & Learning *Instructor consent needed for this emphasis*
Environmental Studies
164 Religion & Nature
Environmental Studies
261 Environment and Society
Environmental Studies
300 Internship in Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies
332 Radical Environmentalism
Environmental Studies

355
Global Environmental History
Environmental Studies Women's & Gender Studies
365 Gender & Nature
Environmental Studies
375 Ecosocial Advocacy
Environmental Studies

390
Special Topics: Climate Justice
Geography

202
Human Geography
Geography

353
Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa
Health
315 Environmental Health
History
326 American Environment History
History

344
Europe Since 1945
History
Env. Studies
355
Global Environmental History
History

368
The Gilded Age & Progressive Era              * instructor consent*
Human Serv,

375
Current Issues: Culture and Community Exchange in Costa Rica
Religious Studies
164 Religion & Nature
Religious Studies
362 Religion and Earth Ethics

 

 

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EMPHASIS 4:  Human Rights

Department Cross-listed with
Number Course Title
Social Justice
101 Introduction to Social Justice
Social Justice

101/102
Introduction to Social Justice (Quest)
Social Justice Political Science and Women's & Gender Studies 303 Women and Politics
Social Justice Political Science
313 Politics of Genocide
Social Justice Political Science
355 Modern Political Thought
Social Justice
366 Service Learning Field Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice Political Science 377 Foundations of American Political Thought
Social Justice Political Science 378 American Political Thought
Social Justice
399 Special Topics: Off-Campus Study *Instructor consent required*

1) Action, Gender, and Social Justice in Tanzania (Cross-listed with Communication 405 and Women's Studies 399)
Social Justice
446 Independent Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
 African Am. Studies
 100  Introduction to African American Studies
Anthropology
338 The Anthropology of Law and Politics
Communication Women's & Gender Studies
316 Gender, Discourse & Power
Communication

427
Rhetorical Criticism
Criminal Justice
332 Violence in America: An Exam. of the Institutional Foundations
Criminal Justice
333 Illegal Bias in the Criminal Justice System
Criminal Justice
353/553 Convict Criminology
Economics Women's & Gender Studies
307 Discrimination, Gender, and the Economy
Ed: Human Services Women's & Gender Studies
353 Domestic Violence
Education

377/577
Latino(a) Language, Culture, & Learning * instructor consent needed for this emphasis*
English

218
Intro to Multiethnic Lit
English

221
Asian American Lit
English

361
Asian American Literature: Sex, Lies, and Asian American Literature
Geography

353
Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa
Geography

451
Advanced Topics: Geographic Perspectives on Global Human Rights Issues
History

311
Special Topics: History of Sexuality
History

311
Special Topics: The American Left, From Abolitionism to Occupy Wall Street
History

344
Europe Since 1945
Human Serv.

375
Current Issues: Culture and Community Exchange in Costa Rica
Philosophy
205 Ethical Issues in a Diverse Society
Philosophy
325 Social & Political Philosophy
Philosophy
345 Philosophy of Law
Political Science
313 Politics of Genocide
Political Science

346
Queer Politics & Policy
Political Science

370
Special Topics: Queer Politics
Social Work Women's & Gender Studies
305 Social Work Ethics in a Diverse Society
Social Work
375 Treatment and Mistreatment of Offenders
Sociology
317 Sociology of Health & Illness
Women's & Gender Studies
201 Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
Women's & Gender Studies
315 Women and Madness
 

 

EMPHASIS 5:  Social Activism

Department Cross-listed with
Number Course Title
Social Justice
101 Introduction to Social Justice
Social Justice

101/102
Introduction to Social Justice (Quest)
Social Justice
Political Science 303
Women and Politics
Social Justice Political Science 304 Race & Ethnicity in US Politics
Social Justice Political Science 313 Politics of Genocide
Social Justice
Communication
314
Inside Out Prison Exchange
Social Justice
366 Service Learning Field Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice Political Science 378 American  Political Thought
Social Justice
399 Special Topics: Off-Campus Study *Instructor consent required*

1) Special Topics: Action, Gender, and Social Justice in Tanzania (cross-listed with Communication 405 and Women's Studies 399)
Social Justice
446 Independent Study *Department consent required*
For SJ Minors
Social Justice
Communication
450
Rhetoric of the US Women's Movement 1776-1920
Social Justice
Communication
451
Rhetoric of the US Women's Movement 1920-current
 Af Am Studies
 100  Introduction to African American Studies
Communication
314 Inside Out Prison Exchange
Communication Women's & Gender Studies
316 Gender, Discourse & Power
Communication

427
Rhetorical Criticism
Criminal Justice
332 Violence in America: An Exam. of the Institutional Foundations
Criminal Justice
353/553 Convict Criminology
Education

377/577
Latino(a) Language, Culture, & Learning *instructor consent needed for this emphasis*
English

218
Intro to Multiethnic Lit
English

221
Asian American Lit
English Women's & Gender Studies
371 African Am Women Writers: Optional Content
English
391
Gay & Lesbian Literature: Optional Content
Environmental Studies
375 Ecosocial Advocacy
Environmental Studies

Special Topics: Environmental Justice
Geography

353
Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa
History

311
Special Topics: History of Sexuality
History

311
Special Topics: The American Left, From Abolitionism to Occupy Wall Street
History

344
Europe Since 1945
History
350 Modern Eastern History
History
360 South Africa 1652 - Present
History

368
The Gilded Age & Progressive Era
History
396 America in the Sixties
Human Serv.

375
Current Issues: Culture and Community Exchange in Costa Rica
International Studies
308 Revolution & Development
International Studies
315 Perspectives in the Nuclear Age
Journalism
341 Media and Society
Philosophy
301 History of Ancient Philosophy
Philosophy
311 Bioethics
Philosophy
329 Contemporary Ethical Issues
Political Science
325 American Political Thought
Political Science

346
Queer Politics & Policy
Political Science

370
Special Topics: Queer Politics
Religious Studies
240 Islam
Religious Studies
381 Terrorism & Religious Violence
Social Work Women's & Gender Studies
305 Social Work Ethics in a Diverse Society
Social Work
333 Poverty
Sociology
325 Social Movements and Collective Behavior
Women's & Gender Studies
201 Introduction to Women's Studies
Women's & Gender Studies
395 Special Topics: Intro to Trans & Gender Queer Studies
Women's & Gender Studies
392   Queer Theory/Queer Lives

 






 
 



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