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Social Science Course Descriptions

PSY/SOC 496S Social Science Senior Seminar 3 hours

Psychology and Sociology Concentrations

Prerequisites: Social Science major; senior standing or

second semester junior; consultation with advisor;

permission of instructor; ENG 312; writing intensive course (PSY 360); Term: I

Broad topic applicable to all the social sciences is chosen by the group taking the course each semester with instructor approval. Each student must address the broad issue using general social science skills, but must also focus on a theme within the broad topic which relates to the specific area of concentration. Required written and oral presentations.

HIS/POL 496S Social Science Senior Seminar 3 hours

History and Political Science Concentrations

Prerequisites: Social Science major; senior standing or second semester junior; consultation with advisor; permission of instructor; ENG 312; writing intensive course (either HIS 309, HIS 320, HIS 335, HIS 340, POL 203, POL/HIS 330); Term: 1

Senior research seminar for social science majors with history and political science concentrations.  In depth research and writing on a history or political science topic related to Detroit.