项目概述

是什么让一群人成为一个社会? How do cultural beliefs affect societies, their cohesiveness, 而且 health? 这些都是时代的问题, these inquiries have never been more relevant than they are today. 结合人类学领域, 社会学, 心理学, 考古学, 政治科学, this highly interdisciplinary major offers three concentrations: 健康、医学与社会; 社会、社区和人类服务; 而且 《法律、犯罪与社会. 通过学习整合多种视角, 你将为广泛的职业领域做好准备, 从公共卫生到犯罪学.

为什么是应用社会文化研究大学

澳客网官网首页’s Applied Social 而且 Cultural Studies major, the only one of its kind in the U.S, offers an interdisciplinary approach in three different concentration areas. Personalized academic support from faculty 而且 a robust internship program give our graduates highly valued skill sets 而且 wide-ranging career opportunities.

  • 跨学科的课程
  • 浓度的选择
  • Focus on engaging fieldwork, including internships 而且 capstone experience
  • 由教师顾问亲自设计的课程
  • 出国旅行的机会
艾莉西蒙兹
I wouldn’t be on the track I am — on the career path I’m on — if I hadn’t gotten involved in undergraduate research.
社会学,妇女和性别研究

学者

可用浓度的例子

健康、医学与社会

Examine health, illness, disability, 而且 mental health issues as well as health care systems. (Ideal for a career in public health, health administration, or mental health)

社会、社区和人类服务

Study the constituents 而且 institutions involved in community service 而且 development. (Ideal for a career in social work, human services, or community development/education)

《法律、犯罪与社会

探索社会如何定义和应对犯罪, 同时思考阶级的相关性, 比赛, 性别, 和年龄. (适合从事法律或犯罪学方面的职业)

课程

CAS核心要求 学分
总计 42–46
ASCL核心课程(以下四门课程中的三门) 学分
ant102 -文化人类学 3
SOC 150 -社会学概论 3
PSY 105心理学概论 3
PSC 105 -政治学概论 3
SOC 268 -社会研究实践 而且 SOC 270古典社会理论 or SOC 280 -当代社会理论 3 而且 3
SOC 300 -实习 3
SOC 370 -应用现场方法 3
ASCL核心学分总数 21
应用顶点经验(详情见下文) 9-16
集中学分(参见下面的选项) 12
专业总学分 84–95
开放选修课(需达到120学分) 变量
最低学分要求 120

应用顶点经验(ACE)

实习

学生需要修9到16个学分才能完成ACE课程. 学生 may select from over 750 sites in the Civic Engagement database. This learning opportunity should parallel the student’s concentration 而且 help him/her to gain experience, 技能, 而且 knowledge of how systems work 而且 how to develop contacts in a given field.

论文

学生需要修9到16个学分才能完成ACE课程. The thesis should build on the work the student has done in the ASCS major 而且 his/her chosen concentration. This academic work should prepare them for graduate study in disciplines that have been incorporated into their concentration.

出国留学

学生 will typically take 15-16 credits to complete a study abroad experience. 然而,在外国社会和文化中学习是很重要的, the primary focus is to take courses from the new institution that will help the student to develop his/her areas of interest as it relates to the major. 简而言之, there needs to be an integrated social science experience that drives the study abroad learning as well as the opportunity to explore a new society 而且 culture for this to be a successful experience. All study abroad experiences should first be cleared with the Academic Director, 看看他们是否符合顶点勋章的要求.

应用浓度

ASCS专业有三个重点:健康, 医学, 和社会; 社会、公共服务和社区; 而且 《法律、犯罪与社会. As soon as possible after arriving at 澳客网官网首页 students should declare their major. By the end of their second-year students should declare their concentration. 任何专业都没有必修课. 每个集中的学生, 咨询他们的顾问, choose four courses from a variety of disciplines that will help them build foundations, 技能, 并在他们选择的专业领域发展专业知识.

健康、医学与社会

样课包括(但不限于)

  • ANT 211 -医学人类学
  • SOC 228 -老龄化社会学
  • SOC 275 -食品与健康社会学
  • SOC 355 -医学社会学
  • PSY 235 -健康心理学
  • PSC 325 -政治和公共卫生
社会、公共服务和社区

样课包括(但不限于)

  • SOC 215 -贫困
  • SOC 320 -社区组织
  • SOC 460 -社会政策和规划
  • SOC 480 -家庭
  • PSY 236 -心理健康与社会
  • PSY 370 -毒品,社会和行为
《法律、犯罪与社会

样课包括(但不限于)

  • ANT 224 -法医人类学和人权
  • SOC 170 -越轨和犯罪
  • SOC 333 -法律社会学
  • SOC 241 -一个公正的社会?
  • 法医心理学
  • PSY 255或255G -社会心理学
  • CMM 411 -通信、法律和法规

这个专业的学生可以参加 卫生预科研究生学校的准备工作.

要了解有关该计划的更多信息,请参阅 学术目录.

荣誉项目

澳客网官网为合格的学生提供以优异成绩毕业的选择. 这包括重要的研究, scholarship or creative activity under the direction of a faculty member. 有兴趣的学生应咨询他们的专业顾问. 

职业生涯

The skill set you develop as an Applied Social 而且 Cultural Studies major includes critical thinking, 沟通技巧, 从不同角度看问题的能力, 以及通过实习获得的专业技能. You’ll be equipped to enter the workforce across a broad spectrum of fields.

Our graduates have pursued many rewarding professions, including:

  • 律师
  • 公共卫生专家
  • 社会工作者
  • 社区组织者
  • 卫生管理员
  • 人事经理
  • 非营利性的管理员
  • ESL / l形的老师
  • 多样性的官

职业建议

Whether you have a specific career goal in mind or a vague idea of the field that interests you, 职业建议 是来帮你计划下一步的吗.

课堂之外

国际医疗特派团

作为一个应用社会和文化研究专业, you may opt to travel to Latin America as part of the IMM(澳客网官网首页) club, which conducts medical volunteer missions in places like Guatemala 而且 Ecuador.

从实践经验中学习

这个项目的驱动力是真实世界的学习. 无论你是在进行实地调查, 实习, 或者出国旅游, 在你的旅程中,每个转折点都有亲身实践的机会.

实习

Our database of more than 900 internship sites allows you to gain valuable professional experience in a field you want to explore. 澳客网官网的毕业生在法律服务机构实习, 国际慈善机构, 市区社区组织, 公众电视台, 还有很多其他团体.

欲了解更多信息,请联系Sam McReynolds博士.D.,电话:(207)602-2765或 smcreynolds@lbm-efo.com.

高级顶点经验

作为一名应用社会和文化研究的学生, you choose a capstone experience to widen the scope of your expertise. There are three ways to fulfill the applied capstone experience (ACE).

实习

你可能需要9到16学分来完成这门ACE课程. You may select from more than 800 sites in the departmental database. This learning opportunity should parallel your area of interest 而且 help you gain experience, 技能, 而且 knowledge of how systems work 而且 how to develop options in a given field.

论文

你可能需要9到16学分来完成这门ACE课程. The thesis should build on the work you have done in the Applied Social 而且 Cultural Studies major. This academic work should prepare you for graduate study in disciplines that have been incorporated into your study.

出国留学

It typically takes 15-16 credits to complete a study abroad experience. 然而,在外国社会和文化中学习是很重要的, the primary focus is to take courses from the new institution that will help you to develop your areas of interest as it relates to your major. 简而言之, there needs to be an integrated social science experience that drives the study abroad learning as well as the opportunity to explore a new society 而且 culture for this to be a successful experience. All study abroad experiences should first be cleared with the department chair to see if they qualify to meet the requirement for the capstone.