Social Sciences, General


Topics of Study

This broad major will orient you to social sciences as a whole. You will study human beings and their social behavior and institutions. You will learn about their origins and how they adapted to environmental changes. You will learn how humans make decisions or organize into groups; and their motivations, values and beliefs, and hopes and fears for the future. All of these topics can be learned through the study of general social science. You will study other liberal arts courses as well as social science in order to gain a broad understanding of our world.