Supporting Courses

Approved supporting courses in biological or chemical aspects of behavior
ANTH 120 – The Human Animal
ANTH 260 – Primate Social Behavior and Ecology
ANTH 262 – Medical Anthropology
BIOL 110 – Human Biology
BIOL 111 – Zoology
BIOL 201 – Biological Issues
BIOL 215 – Emerging Diseases
BIOL 217 – Evolution
BIOL 289 – Genetics
BIOL 340 – Neurobiology
BIOL 343 – Animal Behavior
IDST 380 – Dance Kinesiology

Approved supporting courses in philosophical or sociocultural approaches
ANTH 100 – Society and Culture
ANTH 206 – Social and Cultural Theory
ANTH 252 / CRIS 251 – Language and Culture
ANTH 305 / CRIS 305 – Gender and Culture
ANTH 306 / CRIS 306 – Race and Culture
CRIS 165 – Sex and Power
CRIS 252 / IDST 252 – Women’s Health
COGS 101 – Intro to Cognitive Science
COGS 220 – Artificial Intelligence in Fact & Fiction
COGS 280 – Cognitive Robotics
COGS 260 – Cyborg Brains and Hybrid Minds
PHIL 205 – Modern Philosophy
PHIL 221 – Biomedical Ethics
PHIL 238 – 19th Century Philosophy
PHIL 241 / COGS 241– Philosophy of Mind
PHIL 250 – Chinese Philosophy
PHIL 260 / CRIS 307 – Race Theory
SOCI 216 / CRIS 220– Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
SOCI 221 / CRIS 221 – Women, Race, and Class
SOCI 225 / CRIS 226 – Sociology of Sex & Gender
SOCI 245 / CRIS 245– Families in Transition
SOCI 261 – Social Deviance
SOCI 265 – Identity, Self, and Society
SOCI 275 – Health, Medical Care, and Society
SOCI 290 – Sociology of Organizations

  • To have courses from another institution count towards the major, fill out a “Request Form” and submit it to the department chair. Please include supporting material (i.e., course description, course syllabus) to help us evaluate your request.
  • Other courses at Beloit may count towards this requirement with approval from the department. Ask us!