HSOC majors are required to take three courses from list below.

These courses provide critical perspectives important for understanding of the social context of health and medicine.

Students must take three (3) of these courses. Only these courses fulfill this portion of the HSOC major.

NOTE: There are no substitutes for these courses, and students may not petition to use other courses.  
Courses which cannot be used for this requirement: Study abroad courses, non-College courses and courses not on this list.

HSOC 002 - Medicine in History
HSOC 010 - Health and Societies
HSOC 042 - Snip and Tuck
HSOC 102 - Bioethics
HSOC 107 - Science, Medicine and Technology in Colonial India
HSOC 112 - The People's Health
HSOC 131 - Sustainability and Public Health
HSOC 135 - Politics of Food
HSOC 140 - History of Bioethics
HSOC 145 - Comparative Medicine (STSC 145)
HSOC 150 - American Health Policy
HSOC 152 - Technology and Medicine in Modern America (STSC 162)
HSOC 158 - Environments and Health
HSOC 206 - Doing Good?
HSOC 209 - Race and Gender in Global Science (STSC 209)
HSOC 216 - Gender and Health
HSOC 230 - Fundamentals of Epidemiology
HSOC 231 - Insect Epidemiology
HSOC 232 - Social Epidemiology
HSOC 238 - Medical Anthropology (ANTH 238)
HSOC 241 - Stem Cells, Science and Society
HSOC 251 - Foundations of Public Health
HSOC 259 - Intro to CAM
HSOC 260 - Social Determinants of Health
HSOC 275 - Medical Sociology (SOCI 175)
HSOC 277 - Mental Illness (SOCI 277)
HSOC 335 - Healthy Schools
HSOC 337 - Race and Medicine in the Global South
HSOC 334 - Birth Culture and Medical Technology
HSOC 339 - Women and Medicine
HSOC 340 - The Curing Machine
HSOC 347 - Asian Medicine and Modernities
HSOC 348 - Issues in Global Health
HSOC 352 - Medical Mestizaje
HSOC 382 - Guns and Love Gone Bad/Public Health and Violence
HSOC 391 - Bioethics and National Security (STSC 391)
HSOC 421 - Medicine and Development
HSOC 430 - Disease and Society
HSOC 432 - Medical Activism and the Politics of Health
HSOC 436 - Biopiracy (STSC 436)
HSOC 442 - Hospital as Curing Machine (STSC 442)
HSOC 448 - Bodies, Gender, Science and Medicine
HSOC 454 - Military Medicine and Technology (STSC 454)
HSOC 458 - Environments and Health
HSOC 462 - Seeking Health
HSOC 471 - Guns and Health
HSOC 481 - Nonstranger Violence

STSC 001 - Emergence of Modern Science
STSC 003 - Technology and Society
STSC 018 - Imported Futures
STSC 021 - From Darwin to DNA
STSC 077 - Voyages of Discovery
STSC 110 - Science and Literature
STSC 123 - Darwin's Legacies
STSC 135 - Modern Biology and Social Implications
STSC 160 - Information Age
STSC 168 - Environment and Society
STSC 169 - Engineering Planet Earth
STSC 179 - Down to Earth: Introduction to Environmental History
STSC 201 - History of the Physical Sciences
STSC 202 - Scientific Revolution
STSC 208 - Science and Religion
STSC 209 - Race and Gender in Global Science (HSOC 209)
STSC 212 - Science, Technology and Warfare
STSC 218 - Climate Change
STSC 219 - Race, Science and Globalization
STSC 260 - Cyberculture
STSC 270 - Digital Democracy
STSC 272 - Energy in America
STSC 278 - Prove it!
STSC 279 - Nature's Nation (HSOC 279)
STSC 308 - Science, Technology and Global Capitalism
STSC 309 - Rifle and Compass
STSC 316 - Science, Technology and Society in East Asia
STSC 319 - Science in Context
STSC 328 - What is Prediction?
STSC 338 - Hybrid Science: Nature, Health and Society in Latin America (HSOC 338)
STSC 360 - Data Dreams
STSC 362 - Waters, Roads and Wires
STSC 363 - Technology and Democracy
STSC 370 - Many lives of data 
STSC 379 - Animals in Science, Medicine and Technology (HSOC 379)
STSC 408 - Depicting Data and Picturing Nature
STSC 411 - Sport Science, Medicine and Technology
STSC 429 - The Neurological Condition (HSOC 429)
STSC 442 - Hospital as Curing Machine 
STSC 443 - Science and the Senses
STSC 461 - The Child in the City
STSC 482 - Invisible Labor in the Human Sciences (HSOC 482)