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Courses

SSS 200: Introduction to World Cultures

3 cr.

An interdisciplinary approach to understanding cultural diversity and universals and human-environment interaction using insights from the social sciences of anthropology and geography.

No sections offered in the spring semester…

SSS 202: Introduction to Sociology

3 cr.

The principal concepts, methods and terminology of sociology. The relation of culture to group activities and an analysis of some of the major social institutions.

This course is not offered this academic year.

SSS 204: Social Problems

3 cr.

The nature, types and extent of social problems in contemporary society: crime, divorce, war and urbanization.

Prerequisite: SSS 202.

This course is not offered this academic year.

SSS 489: International Studies Seminar

1 cr.

A senior capstone course required of all students majoring in International Studies. An independent research project culminating in a formal paper showcasing the student's analytical and writing skills.

No sections offered in the spring semester…

SSS 497: International Studies Internship

3 cr.

A summer practical experience in a cross-cultural setting requiring six weeks in a cross-cultural setting.

This course is not offered this academic year.

SSS 499: Field Studies: International Culture

3 cr.

On-location study of history, art, music, architecture, political structure, and educational system and facilities in a foreign country. Not applicable toward teacher education program requirements.

This course is not offered this academic year.

SSS 504: Cultural Anthropology

3 cr.

The components of culture and how they affect individual behavior. Problems of cross-cultural individual behavior; and problems of cross-cultural contact, particularly for the missionary.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH12:35–1:50AL308