Courses count as an Issues course beginning Fall 2013.

  • You can choose 2 Issues courses, or 1 Issues course and 1Themes course, or 2 Themes courses.
  • You must choose 2 courses from 2 different disciplines. Only 1 course can be taken at the 100 or 200 level.
  • If a course is cross-listed in two disciplines, your second course must be taken from a third discipline.
  • Issues courses must be taken at GVSU.
  • Issues courses have a junior standing prerequisite.

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AAA 305 - Perspectives on the Black Arts Movement

AAA/ENG 337 - Contemporary Black Literature

AAA/PLS 319 - African Politics

AAA/WGS 352 - Black Women's Histories and Cultures

AHS 340 - Health Care Management

ANT 315 - Comparative Religions

ANT 340 - Culture and Environment

ANT 345 - Perspectives on Globalization

ART 335 - Digital Media, Creativity, and Technology

ART 391 - Civic Studio

ART 392 - Curatorial Studio

BIO 311 - Who's Running Your Life: Genes, Evolution and Behavior

BIO 328 - Biomedical Ethics

BIO 329 - Evolution of Social Behavior

BIO 338 - Environmental Ethics

CIS 358 - Information Assurance

CJ 325 - Criminal Justice and Human Rights

CLA 365 - Stoicism, Identity and the Happy Life

CLA 367 - Thinking Like a (Roman) Lawyer

COM 438 - Communication Ethics

ECO 343 - Health Economics

ECO 345 - Environmental and Resource Economics

ECO 365 - Comparative Economic Systems

EGR 306 - Urban Sustainability

EGR 406 - Renewable Energy Systems; Structure, Policy and Analysis

GEO 360 - Earth Resources in Transition: Conventional to Sustainable

GPY 354 - Geography of Asia

GPY 362 - Farmers, Crops and Our Challenging Agricultural World

GPY/MKY 365 - GIS for Economic and Business Decision Making

HST 322 - American Identity and Sports

HST 370 - History of Medicine and Health

HST 378 - Contesting Human Rights

HTM 368 - Geotourism

LIB 314 - Life Journeys

LIB 320 - Voices of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States

LIB 322 - Wicked Problems of Sustainability

LIB 325 - LGBTQ Identities

LIB 335 - Sacred Texts - Global Contexts

LIB 341 - Leadership for Social Change

LS/WGS 370 - Women and the Law

MOV 350 - The Obesogenic Environment

MTH 312 - Cryptography and Privacy

NRM 451 - Natural Resource Policy

PHI 300 - Theories of Human Nature

PHI 320 - Social and Political Philosophy: Liberty and Justice

PHI 325 - Ethics in Professional Life

PHI 370 - Sex Matters: Feminist Philosophy in the Contemporary World

PLS 301 - Poverty, Inequality, and U.S. Public Policy

PLS/ENS 303 - Introduction to U.S. Environmental Policy

SOC 351 - Urban Sociology

SOC 382 - Race & Ethnicity

SOC 420 - Sociology of Community

STA 340 - Statistics in the Media

WGS 335 - Women, Health and Environment

WRT 354 - Writing in the Global Context: Culture, Technology, and Language Practices