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Orange Coast College Programs


220000 -- Social Sciences
Instructional programs in all aspects of the past and present activities, conduct, interactions and organizations of humans.

Degrees

Social Sciences, General
Social Science

Programs that combine coursework from various different disciplines within the social sciences.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Anthropology
Anthropology

The origins, physical and cultural development, technologies, social customs, and beliefs of mankind.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Economics
Economics

Study of limited resources, their use in producing goods and services, and their allocation and consumption; and related theories, principles, and techniques.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

History
History

The past, including the recording, gathering, criticizing, synthesizing, and interpreting evidence about past events.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Geography
Geography

Earth and its life in land, sea, and air, including the distribution of plant and animal life, human beings, human settlements and industries, and the interaction of these factors.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Political Science
Political Science

Description and analysis of political institutions and processes, including the origin, development, geographical units, forms, sources of authority, powers, purposes, functions and operations of government and related theories of social benefit.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Sociology
Sociology

Human society, social institutions, and social relationships, including such things as the development, purposes, structures, functions, and interactions of human groups.
Units needed for degree: 18 units



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