Social Sciences Deparment

Contact

Mary Martin
Administrative Assistant to Chief Academic and Student Affairs Officer
mmartin@cgcc.edu, (541) 506-6031

Department Chair

Dr. John Copp

Anthropology

Anthropology students will study humans, past and present.

Economics

Economics students will learn how people choose to use resources.

History

History students will learn the origins, evolution, and decline of institutions and ideas.

Political Science

Political Science students will study governments, public policies and political processes, systems, and political behavior.

Psychology

Psychology students will learn why living beings behave the way they do and the mental processes involved.

Sociology

Sociology students will study society, social interaction, and culture.

Women's Studies

Women's Studies students will study the workings of social, cultural, political, economic, and aesthetic systems with gender as the main theme.

Classes

Course Name Credits
ATH 101 Introduction to Physical Anthropology 4
ATH 102 Introduction to Archaeology & Prehistory 4
ATH 103 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology 4
ATH 208 Introduction to Ethnography 4
ATH 231 Native Americans of the Northwest 4
ATH 235 Survey of Prehistoric Mesoamerica 4
EC 200 Principles of Economics: Introduction, Institutions & Philosophies 4
EC 201 Principles of Economics: Microeconomics 4
EC 202 Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics 4
HST 101 Western Civilization: Ancient to Medieval 4
HST 102 Western Civilization: Medieval to Modern 4
HST 103 Western Civilization: Modern Europe 4
HST 104 History of the Middle East 4
HST 105 History of India and South Asia Region 4
HST 106 History of China 4
HST 201 History of the United States to 1840 4
HST 202 History of the United States 1840-1914 4
HST 203 History of the United States 1914 to present 4
HST 205 History of Women in the U.S.: 1877 to Present 4
HST 218 American Indian History 4
HST 225 History of Women, Sex, and the Family 4
HST 240 Oregon History 4
HST 270 History of Mexico 4
HST 277 Oregon Trail 4
PS 201 US Government I 4
PS 202 US Government II 4
PS 203 State and Local Politics 4
PS 204 Comparative Political Systems 4
PS 205 Global Politics: Conflict & Cooperation 4
PS 211 Peace and Conflict 4
PS 220 U.S. Foreign Policy 4
PS 225 Political Philosophy 4
PSY 101 Psychology and Human Relations 4
PSY 201A Introduction to Psychology - Part 1 4
PSY 202A Introduction to Psychology - Part 2 4
PSY 213 Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience 4
PSY 214 Introduction to Personality 4
PSY 215 Human Development 4
PSY 216 Social Psychology 4
PSY 222 Family & Intimate Relationships 4
PSY 231 Human Sexuality I 4
PSY 232 Human Sexuality II 4
PSY 239 Introduction to Abnormal Psychology 4
SOC 204 Sociology in Everyday Life 4
SOC 205 Social Change in Societies 4
SOC 206 Social Problems 4
SOC 213 Diversity in the United States 4
SOC 218 Sociology of Gender 4
SOC 219 Religion & Culture: Social Dimensions 4
SOC 231 Sociology of Health & Aging 4
WS 101 Women's Studies 4
WS 201 Women of the World 4
WS 202 Activism and Social Change 4
Namesort descending Title Email Phone
Dan Hall Dan Hall Sociology Instructor dhall@cgcc.edu
Leigh Hancock Writing Instructor lhancock@cgcc.edu
Amanda Webster English, Writing Instructor mwebster@cgcc.edu