Courses

Fall 2016 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway course
230.150 Issues in International Development CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.175 Chinese Revolutions CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.205 Social Statistics Required for GSCD Students
230.213 Social Theory Required for GSCD Students
230.255 Men and Women in Society AP/American Sociology
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD Students
230.313 Space, Place, Poverty, and Race AP/American Sociology
230.318 State and Society in Modern India CP/Comparative Sociology
230.343 Political Sociology of Latin America CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.345 Rising Inequality in Rich Countries CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.362 Migration and Development CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.363 Sociology of Dispossession CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.377 Colonialism and Anti-Colonialism CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.380 Poverty and Social Welfare Policy AP/American Sociology
230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality, & Public Policy in America AP/American Sociology
230.396 Politics and Society CP/Comparative Sociology or PT/Political Theory
230.405 Neoliberalism CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
Recommended Additional Courses for GSCD (non-Sociology)
Course   Counts As
EN.570.222 Environment and Society Comparative Politics (CP) or History
 Spring 2016 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway course
230.147 Introduction to Islam and Muslim Societies CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.150 Issues in International Development CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.152 Housing and Schools: The Social Contexts of Inequality AP/American Sociology
230.202 Research Methods for the Social Sciences Required for GSCD Students
230.217 Chinese Overseas in Global History CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society AP/American Sociology
230.253 Social Interaction AP/American Sociology
230.293 Immigration in the U.S. AP/American Sociology
230.312 Education and Society AP/American Sociology
230.325 Global Social Change and Development Practicum Required for GSCD Students
230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.355 Homelessness, Vacants, and the Right to Housing AP/American Sociology
230.367 Islamic Finance CP/Comparative Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.369 Sociology in Economic Life Economics/Economic Sociology
230.375 Nations, States, and Boundaries CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology or IR/Global Sociology
230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality, & Public Policy in America AP/American Sociology
230.435 The China Boom CP/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
Recommended Additional Courses for GSCD (non-Sociology)
Course   Counts As
EN.570.110 Engineering for Sustainable Development Comparative Politics (CP) or History
EN.570.449 Social Theory for Engineers Comparative Politics (CP) or History
AS.070.294 Political Anthropology of Africa Comparative Politics (CP) or History
Fall 2015 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only
230.175 Chinese Revolutions CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.205 Introduction to Social Statistics Required for GSCD students
230.213 Social Theory Required for GSCD students; fulfills Political Theory requirement
230.221 Global Social Change IR/Global Sociology or Econ/Economic Sociology
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD students
230.336 Family, Gender, and Sexuality in China, 1949-Present CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.343 Political Sociology of Latin America CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.359 Research Seminar on Social Protest CP/Comparative Sociology
230.377 Colonialism and Anti-Colonialism CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.381 Sociology of the Middle East and North Africa CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology or Econ/Economic Sociology
Recommended Additional Courses Approved  for GSCD (non-Sociology)
Course   Counts As
EN.570.222 Environment and Society Comparative Politics (CP) or History
AS.363.326 Capitalism and Gender Comparative Politics (CP) or History
Courses that count towards American Politics (AP)/Sociology of the United States
  • 230.223 Housing and Homelessness in the US
  • 230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • 230.310 Becoming an Adult
  • 230.316 African American Family
  • 230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality, and Public Policy in America
  • 230.315 Space, Place, Poverty, and Race
Spring 2015 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only
230.150 Issues in International Development IR or Comparative Politics (CP) or Economics (ECON for GSCD students only)
230.147 Introduction to Islam, Islamic Thoughts, and Muslim Societies since 1800 Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST)
230.202 Research Methods Required for GSCD students
230.275 Revolution/Reform in China Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST)
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD students
230.285 Maritime East Asia Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST)
230.325 Global Social Change and Development Practicum Required for GSCD students
230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST) or Economics (Econ for GSCD students only)
230.364 Ethnic Violence in Comparative and Global Perspective Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST for GSCD students only)
230.369 Sociology in Economic Life Economics (Econ for GSCD students only)
230.375 Nations, States, and Boundaries Comparative Politics (CP) or Non-Western History (NWHIST for GSCD students only)
230.383 Courts, Housing and the City American Politics (AP)
230.395 Contemporary Social Theory Political Theory (PT)
230.435 The China Boom Comparative Politics (CP) or Economics (ECON for GSCD students only)
230.460 Stratification of the Modern World-Economy IR or Comparative Politics (CP)
Fall 2014 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only
230.150 Issues in International Development IR/Global Sociology or CP/Comparative Sociology or
Economics/Economic Sociology (for GSCD students only)
230.166 Chinese Migration in Modern World History 1500’s-2000’s History/Historical Sociology or
Economics/Economic Sociology (for GSCD students only)
230.205 Introduction to Social Statistics Required for GSCD students
230.213 Social Theory Required for GSCD students; fulfills Political Theory requirement
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD students
230.343 Political Sociology of Latin America CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.353 Global Social Change IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.363 Sociology of Dispossession IR/Global Sociology or History/Historical Sociology or
Economics/Economic Sociology (for GSCD students only)
230.364 Ethnic Violence in Comparative and Global Perspective CP/Comparative Sociology
230.367 Islamic Finance IR/Global Sociology or Economics/Economic Sociology
230.377 Colonialism and Anti-Colonialism CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality and Public Policy in America AP/Sociology of the United States
230.388 Sociology of the Family AP/Sociology of the United States
230.396 Politics and Society CP/Comparative Sociology
230.407 Comparative Labor Movements Research Seminar CP/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
Spring 2014 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only or American Politics/Sociology of the United States for GSCD students only
230.150 Issues in International Development IR/Global Sociology for all IS students. Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
230.202 Research Methods Required for GSCD students
230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society American Politics/Sociology of the United States for GSCD students only
230.285 Maritime East Asia Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD students
230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology for all IS students.  Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
230.365 Global Social Change and Development Practicum Required for GSCD students
230.372 Social Protest in Contemporary China Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.376 Sociology of Religion American Politics/Sociology of the United States for GSCD students only
230.380 Poverty and Social Welfare Policy American Politics/Sociology of the United States for GSCD students only
230.384 Global Urbanism IR/Global Sociology or Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology (formerly 191.349)
230.396 Politics and Society Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society American Politics/Sociology of the United States for GSCD student only
Fall 2013 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only
230.150 Issues in International Development IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
230.175 Chinese Revolutions Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.205 Intro Social Statistics Required for GSCD students
230.213 Social Theory Required for GSCD students; fulfills Political Theory requirement
230.265 Research Tools Required for GSCD students
230.321 Revolution/Reform in China Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.343 Polit. Sociology of Latin America Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.353 Global Social Change IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology
230.391 Theories of International Development IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology
310.204 Rural Development in Asia IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
Spring 2013 Approved Courses for GSCD (i.e., Sociology courses that double-count toward the IS and Sociology majors). Additional courses can be found on the IS website.
Course Counts As
230.101 Introduction to Sociology Political Science gateway for GSCD students only
230.202 Research Methods Required for GSCD students
230.213 Social Theory Required for GSCD students; fulfills Political Theory requirement
230.150 International Development IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
230.228 Colonialism in Asia Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology
230.265 Research Tools and Technologies Required for GSCD students
230.344 Health and Society in China Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or History/Historical Sociology. Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only.
230.356 African Social Movements Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology
230.362 International Migration & Development Comparative Politics/Comparative Sociology or IR/Global Sociology or  Economics/Economic Sociology for GSCD students only
230.366 Urban Development and Planning American Politics/Sociology of the United States or History/Historical Sociology for GSCD student only