2022-2023 Course Catalog

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Economics of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Minor

1. Introduction/Foundational Experience Required Courses
ECON 1214Economic History of Diversity and Inclusion3
ECON 1104Economics of Gender3
or ECON 1204 Economics of Race
Subtotal6
2. Mid-Level Experience
Students must work with their Academic Advisor to ensure that at least 9 credit hours are chosen to fulfill Section 2 Mid-Level Experience and Section 3 Capstone at the 3000 level or 4000 level.
I. Introduction to Identity
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to American Indian Studies (Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Identity and Inclusion in Agricultural and Life Sciences (Pathway 1a ; Pathways Concept 7 - Critical Analysis of Identity and Equity in the United States)
Introduction to Appalachian Studies (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Arab Culture and Civilization (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities ; Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Chinese Culture and Civilization (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Introduction to Disabilities Studies (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Introduction to American Studies
Introduction to Religion and Culture (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Judaism: A Survey of History, Culture, and Heritage (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Race, Class, Gender, and Sexualities
Topics in Spanish Culture (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Introduction to Latino American Studies (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Introduction to Womens and Gender Studies (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities ; Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Issues 1
Or other course approved by the Economics Department. Students should obtain approval for a course to count as an Introduction to Identity course prior to enrolling.
II. Diversity and Society
Select one of the following:3
Indigenous Peoples and World Politics
Topics in American Indian Studies 2
Appalachian Communities 1
African American Images in Film 1
Communication and Gender 1
Media and Society (Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Communication and Issues of Diversity (Pathways Concept 7 - Critical Analysis of Identity and Equity in the United States) 1
Public Advocacy 1
Gender, Environment, and International Development
African-American History
Crime and Punishment in American History
Women in U S History
Murder in American History
Native American History
Religion and Violence
Religion and Politics
Global Business of Pop Culture
Multicultural Diversity in Organizations 1
Philosophy of Sex, Gender, and Race
Topics in Global Public Policies 1,2
The Politics of Race, Ethnicity and Gender 1
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Religion and Culture In Asia (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Religion in American Life
Asian American Experience (Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Religion and Culture in India (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Religion and Culture in China and Japan (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Multicultural Communication
Social Problems (Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences ; Pathways Concept 7 - Critical Analysis of Identity and Equity in the United States)
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity (Pathways Concept 3 - Reasoning in the Social Sciences)
Diversity and Community Engagement
Race and Racism
Social Inequality
Gender Relations 1
Topics in Africana Studies 2
Introduction to Technology and Race (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities ; Pathways Concept 7 - Critical Analysis of Identity and Equity in the United States)
Societal Health in North America
Technology and Disability (Pathways Concept 2 - Critical Thinking in the Humanities)
Contemporary Issues in Science, Technology, and Society 2
Sexual Medicine
Gender and Science
Leadership, Service, and Public Problem Solving
Contemporary Urban Issues 1
Topics in Feminism 1
Women and Gender in Islam
Global Feminisms 1
Women's Studies Seminar 1
III. Analysis
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Data in Social Context
Analysis of Economic Data 1
Introduction to Econometric Methods 1
R Programming in Economics 1
Statistical Methods 1
Biological Statistics 1
Statistics for Social Science 1
Subtotal9
3. Capstone
Select one of the following:3
Field Study 2
Independent Study 2
Special Study 2
Undergraduate Research 2
Subtotal3
Total Credits18
1

Has pre-requisite. See course catalog for details. 

2

Course must be approved by the Department of Economics

Notes

No more than 50% of the courses completed to satisfy a student's major course requirements may be double counted to also satisfy a minor requirement. Students should work with their Academic Advisor during degree planning to ensure that no more than 50% of the minor or major coursework counts toward both the student’s minor(s) and major(s).

A minimum of 9 credit hours must be completed at the 3000 or 4000 academic level.