USC University of Southern California Schedule of Classes

General Education Courses

Category I: Western Cultures and Traditions

AHIS 121gArt and Society: Renaissance to Modern
AHIS 201gDigging into the Past: Material Culture and the Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean
AMST 301gAmerica, the Frontier, and the New West
CLAS 151gCivilization of Rome
CLAS 280gClassical Mythology
CLAS 320gmDiversity and the Classical Western Tradition
COLT 374gmWomen Writers in Europe and America
HIST 102gMedieval Civilization
HIST 104gEurope and Its Influence Since 1750: From the Rise of Democracy to the Age of Extremes
HIST 200gmThe American Experience
JS 100g Jewish History
PHIL 155gModern Philosophy and the Meaning of Life
PHIL 262gMind and Self: Modern Conceptions
REL 121gThe World of the New Testament

Category II: Global Cultures and Traditions

AHIS 128gArts of Latin America
AMST 135gmPeoples and Cultures of the Americas
ANTH 140gNative Peoples of Mexico and Central America
ANTH 235gThe Changing Pacific: Culture, History and Politics in the New South Seas
ANTH 263gExploring Culture Through Film
EALC 110gEast Asian Humanities: The Great Tradition
EALC 342gJapanese Literature and Culture
EALC 354gModern Chinese Literature in Translation
EASC 150gEast Asian Societies
EASC 160gmChina and the World
HIST 105gThe Korean Past
HIST 275gThe Worlds of the Silk Road
PORT 250gCultures of Brazil and Lusophone Africa
REL 133gReligions of Latin America
REL 134xgIntroduction to Buddhist Literature
REL 135xgReligions of China
SLL 330gRussian Thought and Civilization

Category III: Scientific Inquiry

ASTR 100Lxg The Universe
GEOL 105Lg Planet Earth
GEOL 107LxgOceanography
GEOL 108Lg Crises of a Planet
GEOL 130LxgThe Nature of Scientific Inquiry
PHYS 100Lxg The Physical World
PHYS 151LgFundamentals of Physics I: Mechanics and Thermodynamics

Category IV: Science and its Significance

ANTH 200LgThe Origins of Humanity
BISC 102LxgHumans and Their Environment
BISC 150LxgThe Nature of Human Health and Disease
BISC 230LxgBrain, Mind, and Machines: Topics in Neuroscience
CHEM 201LgChemistry in the Environment, Energy and Society
EXSC 205Lxg The Science of Human Performance
GEOG 260LgNatural Hazards
GEOG 265LgThe Water Planet
GEOL 125LxgEarth History: A Planet and Its Evolution
GEOL 150LxgClimate Change
GEOL 240LxgEarthquakes
LING 110LgIn a Word
LING 275Lg Language and Mind
PHYS 200LxgThe Physics and Technology of Energy: Keeping the Motor Running
PSYC 201LxgThe Science of Happiness

Category V: Arts and Letters

ARLT 100gArts and Letters
ARLT 101gStudies in Arts and Letters

Category VI: Social Issues

AMST 101gmRace and Class in Los Angeles
GEOG 100gmLos Angeles and the American Dream
GEOG 257gEnvironment and Ethics
HIST 225gFilm, Power, and American History
IR 101xgInternational Relations
JS 211gThe Holocaust
LING 115gLanguage, Society, and Culture
PHIL 140gContemporary Moral and Social Issues
POSC 130gLaw, Politics and Public Policy
REL 140gReligion and Ethical Issues
SOCI 142gmDiversity and Racial Conflict
SOCI 169gmChanging Family Forms
SWMS 210gmSocial Issues in Gender