Community-Based Learning Courses

The following courses may include a community placement used to help students learn how to develop and apply knowledge, to work in diverse social settings, to become engaged in civic affairs, and to explore possible career paths and make professional contacts. Please note that this list is tentative and that specific course requirements often vary by professor.

Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

AMST 101gm Race and Class in Los Angeles
ANTH 200Lg The Origins of Humanity
BISC 102Lxg Humans and Their Environment
BISC 150Lxg The Nature of Human Health and Disease
COLT 302 Introduction to Literary Theory
ECON 203 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 303 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
ECON 305 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
ECON 317 Introduction to Statistics for Economics
ENGL 105x Creative Writing for Non-Majors
ENGL 261 English Literature to 1800
ENGL 262 English Literature since 1800
ENGL 263 American Literature
ENGL 303 Introduction to Fiction Writing
ENGL 304 Introduction to Poetry Writing
ENGL 430 Shakespeare
FREN 250 French IV
FREN 300 French Grammar and Composition
FREN 310 French Pronunciation and Conversation
FREN 330 Writing about Literature
GEOG 257g Environment and Ethics
GEOL 105Lg Planet Earth
GEOL 107Lg Oceanography
GEOL 108Lg Crises of a Planet
GEOL 125Lg Earth History: A Planet and Its Evolution
GEOL 240Lg Earthquakes
HBIO 200L Nutrition: Macronutrients and Energy Metabolism
HBIO 202L Principles of Nutrition and Exercise
HBIO 203L Individualized Exercise Prescription
HBIO 205Lxg The Science of Human Performance
HBIO 301L Human Anatomy
HBIO 400L Principles of Perceptual-Motor Learning
HIST 100gm The American Experience
MATH 108 Precalculus
MATH 118x Fundamental Principles of the Calculus
MATH 125 Calculus I
MATH 226 Calculus III
PHIL 140g Contemporary Moral and Social Issues
PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 201Lg The Science of Happiness
PSYC 359 Interpersonal Relations
PSYC 462m Culture and Mental Health
SOCI 150gm Social Problems
SOCI 169gm Changing Family Forms
SOCI 200m Introduction to Sociology
SOCI 342m Race Relations
SOCI 350 Social Exclusion, Social Power, and Deviance
SOCI 360m Social Inequality: Class, Status, and Power
SPAN 220 Spanish III

Marshall School of Business

BUAD 302 Communication Strategy in Business
WRIT 340 Advanced Writing (for Business)

School of Dramatic Arts

THTR 468 Theatre in Education
THTR 477 Theatre and Therapy
THTR 578 Theatre of the Oppressed: Theory, Games, and Techniques
THTR 586a Applied Theatre Arts: Los Angeles Residency
THTR 587 Liberation Arts and Community Engagement — Theory

Viterbi School of Engineering

WRIT 340 Advanced Writing (for Engineers)


Roski School of Art and Design

FA 140x A Cultural Guide to Los Angeles
FA 419 Professional Internship in the Arts
FADN 402 Advanced Design Projects
PAS 371 Art in the Public Realm: Contemporary Issues
PAS 591 Field Internship Experience

Price School of Public Policy

Keck School of Medicine

PPD 240 Citizenship and Public Ethics
HP 300 Theoretical Principles of Health Behavior