2021-2022 Humboldt State University Catalog 
    Jul 24, 2024  
2021-2022 Humboldt State University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Lower Division GE Area D: Social Sciences

GE Notes:

GE requirements cannot be waived and other HSU courses cannot be substituted for approved GE courses. To fulfill a particular requirement, a course must be completed during the academic year in which the GE status is designated in the catalog. Courses that meet outcomes of more than one GE area A-F, may only be used to satisfy one of those areas.

Program Modifications: Lower Division GE Area D

See the Environmental Resources Engineering, B.S. for information regarding lower division GE Area D requirements.


Upon completing this requirement, students will be able to:

  • apply the discipline-specific vocabulary, principles, methodologies, value systems, and ethics employed in social science inquiry, to a specific instance
  • explain and critically analyze human social, economic, and political issues from the respective disciplinary perspectives by examining them in contemporary as well as historical settings and in a variety of cultural contexts
  • illustrate how human social, political, and economic institutions and behavior are inextricably interwoven.