Requirements

Courses of Special Interest for Disability Studies minors in Fall 2020 (these courses meet DS minor elective requirements)

ART 118: Advanced Drawing: Remixing the Figure
Computer Science 160: User Interface Design and Development
Education 257: Theoretical Foundations for the Cultural Study of Sport in Education
ESPM 162A: Health, Medicine, Society and Environment
GWS 129/01: Bodies and Boundaries
HIST 100D 001: Special Topics in the History of the United States: Disease, Health, and Medicine in American History
LD ARCH 140: Social and Psychological Factors in Open Space Design
LEGALST 152AC 001 LEC 001 Human Rights & Technology
LEGALST 164 001 LEC 001 Juvenile Justice & the Color of Law: The Historical Treatment of Children of Color in the Judicial System
LINGUIS 1A/001, 002: American Sign Language I
PB HLTH 116: Seminar on Social, Political, and Ethical Issues in Health and Medicine
PB HLTH 150D: Introduction to Health Policy and Management
PB HLTH  290 001: Health Issues Seminars: Critical Theory and Social Science Methods
Public Policy 101: Introduction to Public Policy Analysis
SOC WEL 275-Lec 001 Anti-Oppressive Social Work
SOC WEL 210C: Aging Processes
SOCIOL 139H: Selected Topics in Social Inequality/Health and Wealth
SOCIOL 137AC 001: Environmental Justice: Race, Class, Equity, and the Environment

Summer Session A (6 weeks) 2020

  • ART 118 101 Advanced Drawing: Remixing the Figure 
  • GWS 111: The Deviant Body 
  • GWS 130AC  Gender, Race, Nation, and Health.
 

CORE COURSES (2 courses):

  • A. UGIS 110: Introduction to Disability Studies
  • B. English 175: Literature and Disability OR English 180A: Disability Memoir (when taught by Georgina Kleege) OR City and Regional Planning 120: Community Planning and Public Policy for Disability OR Anthropology 189, Special Topics/Cultural Anthropology: Disability, Ethnography and Design (when taught by Karen Nakamura). These courses may also be used for electives.

APPROVED ELECTIVES (3 courses):

  • Anthropology 115: Introduction to Medical Anthropology
  • Anthropology 119: Special Topics in Medical Anthropology
  • Architecture 169: Special Topics in Construction Materials (when Introduction to ADA and Universal Design)
  • Architecture 269: Special Topics in Construction and Materials (when Introduction to ADA and Universal Design)
  • Art 160: Designing and Activating Public Space (POSSIBLE TO USE WITH SPECIAL APPROVAL)
  • Art 165: Art, Medicine, and Disabilities
  • Chicano 176: Chicanos and Health Care
  • Computer Science 160: User Interface Design and Development
  • Economics 157: Health Economics
  • English 80K: Children’s Literature (when taught by Charles F.S. Creasy)
  • English 135AC: Race, Ethnicity, and Disability in Literature (when taught by Sue Schweik)
  • English 165: “The Visible Made Verbal: Audio Description Across the Arts.”
  • ESPM 162A: Health, Medicine, Society and Environment
  • ESPM 254: Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Health Status
  • ESPM C282: Health Implications of Climate Change
  • GWS 100AC: Women in American Culture (when taught by Barbara Barnes)
  • GWS 111: Special Topics (when topic is Disability Justice or Women with Disability in Film and Literature)
  • GWS 129: Bodies and Boundaries
  • GWS 130AC: Gender, Race, Nation, and Health
  • GWS 133AC: Women, Men, and Other Animals: Human Animality in American Cultures
  • ITALIAN 120:Topics in Italian Studies (when the topic is Disability, Difference and Desire in Italian Fiction and Film)
  • Legal Studies 159: Law and Sexuality
  • LD ARCH 140: Social and Psychological Factors in Open Space Design
  • LINGUIS 1A: American Sign Language I
  • LINGUIS 1B: American Sign Language II
  • LINGUIS 2A: American Sign Language 3
  • PACS 148AC: Social Movements, Urban Histories, and the Politics of Memory
  • PB HLTH 116: Seminar on Social, Political, and Ethical Issues in Health and Medicine
  • Public Health 126 Health Economics and Public Policy
  • Public Health 130: Advanced Health Policy
  • PB HLTH 150D: Introduction to Health Policy and Management
  • PB HLTH 150E: Introduction to Community Health and Human Development
  • Public Health 226 Global Health Economics
  • Public Health 290 003: Health Issues Seminars: Bioethics from Nuremberg to Modern Times
  • Public Health 150E: Introduction to Community Health and Human Development
  • Public Health 222A: Health Care Technology Policy
  • PB HLTH 290 Health Issues Seminars
  • Public Policy 200: Introduction to Policy Analysis
  • Psychology 131: Developmental Psychopathology
  • SOC WEL 210C Aging Processes
  • SOC WEL 245: Direct Practice in Health Settings
  • SOC WEL 246: Direct Practice in Aging Settings
  • SOC WEL 275: Diversity-Sensitive and Competent Social Work
  • UGIS 112: Women and Disability
  • UGIS 113: Disability Studies in Practice
  • Sociology C115: Sociology of Health and Medicine
  • Social Welfare 250L: Human Sexuality

All upper-division courses used in satisfaction of the Minor Program must be taken for a letter grade, with the exception of Public Health 116, which may be taken P/NP. The student must achieve at least a C average (2.0) in the upper-division courses offered in satisfaction of a Minor Program. Linguistics 1A, 1B, and 2A are lower-division courses which may be used for the minor.