Boyer Category Course Options

Boyer Category Courses   At least 3 hours of 300 or 400 level courses must be completed in each Boyer area.

If you are an online student, please realize that this is full listing of options and that many of these courses are only offered in a classroom setting.  Online majors can cross-reference this full list of options with recent online schedules to determine what might be offered online in future semesters.

Art
Heritage
Identity
Institutions
Language
Nature
Work

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Any 300- or 400-level ART, MUS, or THE course
ECCE: Black Women in Film History
Voice and Movement
Digital Media: Print
Digital Media: Web
Visual Storytelling and Reporting
Intermediate Acting
The Beatles: Popular Music and Society
Playing Shakespeare
ECCE: Graphic Novel
ECCE: Serving up Art
ECCE: European Cinema
The Beatles: Popular Music and Society
ECCE: Expatriate Paris
ECCE: Symbolist Movement in Europe: 1850 – 1920
Philosophy of Art
ECCE: Music and Social Justice
Jazz in American Culture
ECCE: American Musics

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Any 300- or 400-level AAS course
ECCE: European Cinema
Egyptology
Modern Art History
Contemporary Art History
Women in Art: Discovering Her Story
Gender Communication
ECCE: Intercultural Communication
Political Communication in the United States
ECCE:Communicating About Race
ECCE: Race, Class, and Social Justice
Introduction to Human Rights
History Of Economic Thought
ECCE: From China to Chinese America
ECCE: Contemporary African Literature
Topics in American Literature I
ECCE: Asian American Women
Women Playwrights
Early American Literature
American Literature-1865 to the Present
ECCE: American Souths
The British Victorian Novel
Literature and the Bible
Children’s and Young Adult Literature
History of English Language
Literature and Culture of Early America
American Literature 1820-1865
The American Novel, 1865-1915
American Literature Between the Wars
African-American Literature
Major Figures in American Literature Since 1900
Midwestern Literature
The Shakespeare Project
The British Romantics
Topics in British Literature II
Poetry and Prose of the Victorian Age
The British Novel from Dickens to Hardy
Major Women Writers
ECCE: Memoirs Across Cultures
ECCE: Latina/o USA
Mexican Migration to the U. S.
Introduction to Human Rights
ECCE: Latina/o USA
ECCE: US Women’s History
History of American Law
Topics in Warfare
Islamic Civilization
ECCE: Conflict in the Middle East
ECCE: Christian-Muslim Encounters
Alexander the Great
Rise of Rome
Caesar to Charlemagne
Egyptology
ECCE: Politics and Religion: Culture Wars
ECCE: Ancient Sport and Spectacle
African-American History
ECCE: Civil Rights Movement of the Twentieth Century
Colonial America
Revolutionary America
United States, 1790-1840
United States, 1840-1890
United States, 1890-1945
United States, 1945-Present
The Sixties
American Environmental History
American Agricultural History
Topics In U.S. History
The Civil War and Reconstruction
American Urban History
Intellectual Origins of the American Revolution
American Westward Expansion
Major Figures In History
American Revivalism and Christian Religion
Women of Color and Minority Women
The History 0f the Family
Studies in Latin American History
Europe in the 18th Century: The Enlightenment
ECCE: Conflict in 19th Century Europe
Topics in 20th Century World History
History of the Soviet Union
ECCE: Nationalism and Imperialism
Modern China
ECCE: From Vikings to Hackers: A Pirate’s World History
History of Sexuality in America
History of Christmas
Eastern Christianity
History of American Law
ECCE: American Political Thought
Introduction to Human Rights
Individualism and Self-Reliance in America
ECCE: Latina/o USA
Baseball: An Interdisciplinary Approach
ECCE: Ancient Sport and Spectacle
ECCE: Music and Social Justice
Jazz in American Culture
ECCE: American Musics
ECCE: The Changing American Family and Public Policy
Classical Greek Wisdom
Ancient & Medieval Philosophy
History of Modern Philosophy
Europe in the 18th Century: the Enlightenment
ECCE: African Americans and American Politics
ECCE: Politics and Religion: Culture Wars
ECCE: Women and Politics
ECCE: American Political Thought
ECCE: Latina/o USA
Mexican Migration to the U. S.
ECCE: Latina/o USA
ECCE: Women and Work
Mexican Migration to the U. S.
North American Indians: Culture and Ecology
ECCE: US Women’s History
The History of the Family

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ECCE: African American Studies
ECCE: Contemporary African Literature
ECCE: African American Popular Culture
ECCE: African American Popular Culture
Women’s Spirituality
Philosophy of Art
Business, Ethics, and Society
ECCE: Business Ethics
Persuasion
ECCE: Memoirs Across Cultures
Human Well Being
Introduction to Political Philosophy
Ideas, Ethics, and Public Policy
Feminist Theories
Cognitive Psychology
Life-span Developmental Psychology
Child Development
Adolescence
Psychology of Gender
Psychology of Learning and Memory
Psychology Of Motivation
Theories of Personality
Theories of Psychotherapy
ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies
ECCE: Gay and Lesbian Studies
Feminist Theories
ECCE: Masculinities
ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies
ECCE: Gay and Lesbian Studies
Feminist Theories
Queer Theory
Sociology of Gender
ECCE: Masculinities
Native American Women’s Literature and Culture
Women’s Spirituality
History of Sexuality in America
Childhood’s Past

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ECCE: African Americans and American Politics
ECCE: Civil Rights Movement of the Twentieth Century
ECCE: Regulation and the American Economy
Current Issues in Business: A Liberal Studies Perspective
Business, Ethics, and Society
Legal Environment of Business
Franchising
ECCE: Business and Developing Countries
Business Policy
Financial Institution Management
ECCE: Science and World Religions
ECCE: Energy and the Environment
Media Law And Ethics
ECCE: Children, Adolesents, and the Media
Communication Ethics
Political Communication in the United States
ECCE:Communicating About Race
ECCE: Policing In America
Correctional Systems
Crime & Sentencing Policy
Physical Evidence Processing
Issues of Intervention: Law Enforcement and Human Services
Corrections and the Mass Media
ECCE: Women and Criminal Justice
ECCE: International Criminal Justice Systems
Alternatives to Incarceration
Contemporary Issues in Law Enforcement
Community Policing
Critical Incident Resources and Response
Gangs, Crime, and Justice
ECCE: Communities, Fear, and Crime Control
Crime Myths and Moral Panic
Criminology of Sport
ECCE: Crime and Sentencing: Global Issues
Law Enforcement Challenges: Terrorism
Criminal Procedure
Substantive Criminal Law
Justice and Juveniles
Juvenile Law
Probation Supervision Programs
ECCE: RoboEthics
ECCE: Internet in American Life
Managerial Economics
Macroeconomics in a Global Economy
Analytical Decision Making for BUS and ECO
Economics for Administration
Money, Banking, and Financial Markets
Comparative Economic Systems
Economics for Managerial Decisions
ECCE: Politics and Religion: Culture Wars
Financial Economics
Securities Markets
Economic Development
International Trade and Finance
International Business
Public Finance
Industrial Organization
Business Cycles
ECCE: Interdisciplinary Study of Work
ECCE: Creative Writing, Publishing, and Community
ECCE: Global Change in Local Places
ECCE: Population and Public Policy
ECCE: Geopolitics: Geographical Aspects of International Affairs
ECCE: Environmental Ethics
ECCE: China’s Environment and the World
ECCE: Working for Women: Service-Learning and Gender Inequality
ECCE: Charity to Change
Social Responsibility and Leadership Development Capstone
ECCE: Social Change and Leadership
Introduction to Global Studies
Transition in Central and Eastern Europe
Introduction to Human Rights
Family Law
ECCE: Conflict in the Middle East
ECCE: Christian-Muslim Encounters
ECCE:Democracy and Democratic Theory
ECCE: Politics and Religion: Culture Wars
ECCE: Ancient Sport and Spectacle
ECCE: Civil Rights Movement of the Twentieth Century
ECCE: Nationalism and Imperialism
American Law in Comparative Perspective
Law and Society
ECCE: Sexual Orientation and Public Policy
ECCE: Sexuality, Law, and Politics
The American Jury
Philosophy of Law
American Constitution: Government Powers and Institutions
American Constitution and Constitutional Law
The American Constitution and Civil Liberties
Environmental Law
National Security Issues and the U.S. Constitution
ECCE: Politics and Religion: Culture Wars
Family Law
Women in American Law
Juvenile Law
Employment Discrimination Law
Law, Film and Popular Culture
The Politics of Reproduction
The Politics of Prosecution
International Law and Organizations
Labor Law
The Law of Military Conflict
Law of Evidence
Government Regulations and Administrative Law
Criminal Procedure
Substantive Criminal Law
ECCE: Conviction of the Innocent
ECCE: Serving up Art
ECCE: Interdisciplinary Study of Work
ECCE: European Cinema
Liberty Struggles
Free Market Philosophies
ECCE: Ancient Sport and Spectacle
ECCE: Symbolist Movement in Europe: 1850 – 1920
Managing Organizational Behavior
Social Responsibility and Ethics: Corporate and Public
Organization Development
ECCE: Work, Family and Community: A U. S. Perspective
Organization Theory
ECCE: Global Evironmental Health
ECCE: Food, Health, and Public Policy
Environmental Law
ECCE: Chemicals and the Citizen
ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health
Food Safety Practice and Policy
ECCE: Environmental Policies: Air Quality
ECCE: Solid and Hazardous Wastes Policy
ECCE: Music and Social Justice
ECCE: American Musics
ECCE: The Changing American Family and Public Policy
Employment Discrimination Law
Government Regulations and Administrative Law
Media Law And Ethics
Comparative Philosophy of Religion
Globalization and the Future of Democracy
Contemporary American Political Philosophy
Marxist Philosophy: Past, Present, Future
Moral Values in Political Philosophy
Social Philosophy
ECCE: Sexual Orientation and Public Policy
ECCE: Sexuality, Law, and Politics
The American Jury
Philosophy of Law
ECCE: Introduction to Comparative Politics
ECCE: Introduction to International Relations
Legislative Politics
Public Opinion
Illinois Government and Politics
The American Presidency
American Political Behavior
Political Parties and Interest Groups
Public Policy Processes
Appellate Advocacy: Moot Court
The American Constitution and Constitutional Law
The American Constitution and Civil Liberties
Environmental Law
National Security Issues and the U.S. Constitution
Law and Inequality
ECCE: Democracy & Demo Theory
Globalization and the Future of Democracy
Contemporary American Political Philosophy
Marxist Philosophy: Past, Present, Future
Postmodern Theory: Politics and Possibility
Empirical Political Analysis
The Politics of Reproduction
The Politics of Prosecution
ECCE: Global Social Change and Transnational Movements
International Law and Organizations
International Political Economy
ECCE: Latin American Politics
Terrorism and Public Policy
The Law of Military Conflict
American Foreign Policy
International Politics of the Middle East
Russian Politics
National Model United Nations
ECCE: Cuban Politics and US/Cuban Relations
Model United Nations
ECCE: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies
Understanding Cultures
Human Evolution: Biological and Cultural
ECCE: Women and Work in India and the US
ECCE: Music and Social Justice
ECCE:Introduction to the Barrio
ECCE: Sexual Orientation and Public Policy
ECCE: Sexuality, Law, and Politics
Sociocultural Theories
Law and Inequality
Culture, Health, and Power
Sociology of Organizations
ECCE: Culture and Education
ECCE: Immigrants, Public Opinion, and Public Policy
ECCE: Global Social Stratification
Family Law
Women in Political Movements: A Cross-Cultural Perspective
ECCE: Global Social Change and Transnational Movements
Sociology of Mental Health/Illness
Religion, Society, and the Individual
ECCE: Women and Work in India and the US
Working Class and Poor Women
ECCE: Sexual Orientation and Public Policy
ECCE: Sexuality, Law, and Politics
ECCE: Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture
ECCE: Women & Criminal Justice
ECCE: Black Women in Film History
Culture, Diversity, and Social Work
Law and Inequality
Family Law
Women in American Law
Employment Discrimination Law
The History of the Family
The Politics of Reproduction

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ECCE: Multicultural American Novels
ECCE: African American Popular Fiction
Visual Storytelling and Reporting
Marketing Communications
Introduction to Interpersonal/Organizational Communication
Introduction to Mass Media
Computer-Mediated Interpersonal Communication
Interpersonal Communication
Small Group Communication
Dating and Relating
Organizational Communication
Introduction to Linguistics
Literary Study and Research
Rhetoric and Composing Theories
Creative Writing Poetry
Writing Essays and Reviews
The Theory and Practice of Composition and Rhetoric in the American University
Non-Fiction Writing
Rhetoric and Composition in Digital Media
Topics in Composition or Linguistics
European Literature: Ancient Greek and Biblical Motives, 1880-Present
Contemporary American Novel
Chaucer and His Era
Milton
Modern British Literature
Contemporary British Literature
Creative Writing: Nonfiction
Writing and the Environment
Spanish for Public Affairs
Spanish for Business
Spanish for Healthcare
Spanish for Communication
Spanish for Educators
Managerial Communication Skills
Negotiation
Report Writing For Managers
Critical and Persuasive Writing for Journalists
Critical Thinking
Logic
Philosophy of Language
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Any 300 or 400 level ASP, BIO, CHE, or CLS course
ECCE: Global Change in Local Places
ECCE: Evolution and Creationism
Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
World Environmental Thought
American Environmental History
Environmental Law
Environmental Economics
ECCE: Environmental Sociology
Ecological Issues
Aquatic Ecology
Biology Of Water Pollution
Environmental Chemistry
Sustainable Food Systems
Our Changing Climate
Paleoecology
Water Resources and Society
Environmental Geology
ECCE: Global Evironmental Health
ECCE: Addiction
ECCE: Monsters, Medicine, and Myths
Environmental Toxicology
ECCE: Chemicals and the Citizen
ECCE: Emerging Diseases
ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health
Philosophy and Animals
Animals and Human Civilization
Perspectives on Human Nature
Philosophy of Science
Introduction to Metaphysics and Epistemology

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Any 300 or 400 level ACC, BUS, CSC, MGT, or MKT course
Multimedia News Gathering and Writing
Introduction to Radio
Introduction to Public Relations
Feature Writing
Editing
Electronic Media Management
Advanced Media Writing
Advertising
Advanced Visual Field Reporting
Writing For Public Relations
Interviewing
Communication Ethics
Correctional Systems
Law and Legal Processes
ECCE: Policing In America
Physical Evidence Processing
Statistics for Criminal Justice
Critical Incident Resources and Response
Forensic Evidence in Criminal Law
Organizational Crime
Investigative Concepts and Analysis
ECCE: Interdisciplinary Study of Work
ECCE: Creative Writing, Publishing, and Community
ECCE: General Applied Study Term
ECCE: Undergraduate Prior Learning Portfolio Development
ECCE: Working for Women: Service-Learning and Gender Inequality
ECCE: Charity to Change
Social Responsibility and Leadership Development Capstone
ECCE: Social Change and Leadership
Occupational Safety and Health Policy